New auto sales suffer biggest decline since 2009

While overall UK new vehicle registrations fell by 5.7% in 2017, MG Motor UK experienced percentage growth in every month of the year. It said approximately 2.54 million new cars were registered in 2017 compared with 2.69 million the previous yea... More..

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New reports suggest Spotify is going public
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

New reports suggest Spotify is going public

As a result, it could launch on the New York Stock Exchange as soon as the first quarter of 2018. An initial $ 43 Million settlement offer made by Spotify a year ago was rejected and now they face a much...More..

Flight redirected to Alaska due to man 'smearing feces everywhere'
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Flight redirected to Alaska due to man 'smearing feces everywhere'

A United passenger was in some deep poo-poo after smearing feces all over the plane's bathroom, which caused the Chicago-to-Hong Kong flight to divert to Anchorage. Airport Police say the subject was taken to...More..

Hidden Malware in Uber App Caught Harvesting User Passwords
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Hidden Malware in Uber App Caught Harvesting User Passwords

If anyone needs further proof of that, Symantec has it, in the form of a warning over a new Android "Fakeapp" malware variant that spoofs Uber , the popular ridesharing service, to cover its tracks. As soo...More..

Government estimates lower GDP for 2018-18 at 6.5%
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Government estimates lower GDP for 2018-18 at 6.5%

Here are five things to watch out for in the first advance estimates of GDP data for 2017-18. India's economy is set for a slowdown in the financial year ending March 31 with the government pegging the gr...More..

Buffalo Bills follow through on promise to gift wings to Cincinnati Bengals
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Buffalo Bills follow through on promise to gift wings to Cincinnati Bengals

Dalton posted a video on his Twitter account Wednesday expressing his gratitude with an update on the donations. This has been so awesome to see how supportive people are and how much people are blessing us. ...More..

Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores to close this year
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores to close this year

Two years ago, Kmart had 940 stores, and now it will have about 400 locations after the closure. SEARS Holdings , which owns both SEARS and K-mart, said It's closing another thirty-nine SEARS locations, and ...More..

SoftBank agrees to purchase massive stake in Uber
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

SoftBank agrees to purchase massive stake in Uber

Much of SoftBank's stake came from buying shares from earlier Uber investors and employees - including, it seems, Kalanick himself. The deal values Uber at $48 billion which is about 30% less from its most ...More..

FCC chair Ajit Pai backs out of CES appearance
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

FCC chair Ajit Pai backs out of CES appearance

The ruling could make it hard for the FCC to repeal the net neutrality rules, and public interest groups are expected to challenge the move in court. It's not beyond the realm of possibility, though, that the...More..

MI stores in new round of Sears & Kmart closings
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

MI stores in new round of Sears & Kmart closings

The Sears location in San Angelo was included in a previous round of corporate closings. There are about 40 employees, made up of full-time and part-time positions, who will be affected. The company has close...More..

Costa Reflects On Spell At Chelsea
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Costa Reflects On Spell At Chelsea

The Spanish worldwide moved from Chelsea during the summer following a spat with manager Antonio Conte. "Chelsea is a great club and I only have good memories". With Costa in the squad, Atletico now have an emb...More..

German far-right politicians slammed for anti-Muslim posts
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

German far-right politicians slammed for anti-Muslim posts

Police in Cologne have accused von Storch of inciting hatred. Subsequently, Von Storch's Twitter account was blocked for several hours on Monday over a suspected breach of rules on hate speech. Otherwise they c...More..

by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

"safest ever" for airline passengers

Since 1997 the average number of airliner accidents has shown a steady and persistent decline, for a great deal thanks to the continuing safety-driven efforts by global aviation organisations such as ICAO, IATA...More..

Global travelers briefly face delays entering US
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Global travelers briefly face delays entering US

Customs officials said the agency's processing systems at various airports experienced outages at 7:30 p.m. CBP also said it does not believe the outage was due to a malicious disruption. Line is a few 100 de...More..

EuroMillions on the hunt for €38.9m ticket holder
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

EuroMillions on the hunt for €38.9m ticket holder

Lotto bosses said the victor - or winners - may not have checked their tickets yet, but if they had they could not have cashed it in as the money has yet to arrive into the country. " At this stage we don't kn...More..

Crowds Pack Frigid Times Square for New Year's Eve Ball Drop
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Crowds Pack Frigid Times Square for New Year's Eve Ball Drop

No, you're not going to be able to use the 42nd Street - Times Square stop. Madry Cox, 16, and his sister, Mattison, 19, traveled from Lubbock, Texas, to NY with their father for what he called a "once-in-a-l...More..

Police Arrest Alleged
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Police Arrest Alleged "Nigerian Prince" Email Scammer in Louisiana

The American had posed as a "Nigerian prince" to defraud people of thousands of dollars. These messages are the butt of late night jokes, but people still respond to them. Slidell Police has estimated that the...More..

Minimum wage hike goes into effect in NY, NJ
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Minimum wage hike goes into effect in NY, NJ

A new year on Monday will bring a slight increase in New Jersey's minimum wage. Additionally, it's important to note that increased wages may lead to a stronger economy. The increase will be phased in over a ...More..

Food chain tests 'Merry Munchie Meal' for marijuana smokers
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Food chain tests 'Merry Munchie Meal' for marijuana smokers

Jack in the Box is teaming up with Snoop Dogg to market a "Munchie Meal" specifically for recreational marijuana users in California. The timing is flawless because that will be just in time for California...More..

Family Sues Airline After Disabled Grandmother Falls to Death on Escalator
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Family Sues Airline After Disabled Grandmother Falls to Death on Escalator

The CEO of Huntleigh USA Corporation, the wheelchair and electric cart service contracted by Alaska Airlines to accompany Bernice to her gate, said they are investigating the incident with their own legal couns...More..

by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

(COG) Shares Sold by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC

Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ:MSCC) has risen 52.60% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.48% the S&P500. Analysts await Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG ) to report ear...More..

Local distributor sponsors New Year's Eve taxi rides
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Local distributor sponsors New Year's Eve taxi rides

If you want to take in all this and more this New Year's Eve but don't want to drive, there are options in the Philadelphia region this year. The Stiefiel family found a solution for one of the deadliest ni...More..

by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

USA territories may opt out of FirstNet

AT&T said Friday all 50 US states including Washington DC, US Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico have opted-in to its FirstNet communications network for first responders. In a letter to Poth, Florida Gov. Rick S...More..

Asbestos found in Claire's makeup, company issues product recall
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Asbestos found in Claire's makeup, company issues product recall

The make-up was purchased at store in the Providence Place Mall, but the recall has been issued nationwide as a precaution. Warner added, "You just assume that a children's product would be safe". The Scientifi...More..

SoftBank acquires a 20 percent stake in Uber
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

SoftBank acquires a 20 percent stake in Uber

SoftBank will likely limit the stake it acquires to 15% in the tender offer , which values Uber at $48 billion, the people said. The development suggests many investors in Uber are now prepared to cash out, ...More..

Tim Cook gets a pay raise amid better iPhone profits
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Tim Cook gets a pay raise amid better iPhone profits

The personal travel cost for Cook was $93,109 in 2017, which is part of his compensation package. Apple's other top executives also saw raises, each to the tune of roughly $1.3 million. Cook's role as CEO",...More..

Powerball lottery jackpot at $337M; winning numbers drawing Wednesday
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Powerball lottery jackpot at $337M; winning numbers drawing Wednesday

Mega Millions tickets are sold in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The jackpot was at $277 million and the winning numbers were: 10, 12, 20, 38, 41 and the Mega Ball 25....More..

by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Most Active Stock: General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)

Perritt Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Matrix Svc Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $490.16M market cap company. California Employees Retirement holds 0.01% or 111,111 shar...More..

Why Volvo Cars' Chinese Owner Is Betting Big on Volvo Trucks
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Why Volvo Cars' Chinese Owner Is Betting Big on Volvo Trucks

Volvo Car Group was split from AB Volvo nearly 20 years ago and Geely said it was not its current intention to try to reunite the two businesses. Geely bought up legendary British vehicle maker Lotus earlier ...More..

NOC says decline expected in Libya's oil exports post pipeline explosion
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

NOC says decline expected in Libya's oil exports post pipeline explosion

Investment bank Jefferies estimates that Brent and WTI oil price are expected to average $63 per barrel and $59 per barrel in 2018. It was opened in 1975 and runs 105 miles from the Forties field to Aberdeenshi...More..