AGs Take Census Bureau to Court on Citizenship Question

Democratic members of New York's congressional delegation said Tuesday that the decision to add a citizenship question was an attack on states, like NY, with high immigrant populations in an attempt to cut their congressional representation and sha... More..

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Mark Zuckerberg disavows Facebook's leaked memo saying all user growth is good
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg disavows Facebook's leaked memo saying all user growth is good

This is a much promising step in the right direction than the reshuffling of user privacy options. There are politicians working to make regulation happen, such as Marsha Blackburn, a Tennessee representativ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Northwest stocks take pounding as markets dive again

Microsoft dropped $2.97, or 3.3 percent, to $88.30 and Google's parent company, Alphabet, shed $31.13, or 3 percent, to $1,006.01. Intel (INTC) shares were slammed after Bloomberg News cited people famil...More..

Murdoch will 'ring fence' Sky News for 15 years
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Murdoch will 'ring fence' Sky News for 15 years

The sale of Sky News to Disney would take place "whether or not Disney's proposed acquisition of 21st Century Fox proceeds", Fox said on Tuesday. Fox stressed on Tuesday that Disney would in any case purc...More..

Trump Congratulates Egypt's Sisi On Re-Election
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Trump Congratulates Egypt's Sisi On Re-Election

Sisi faced no serious challengers, after a string of potentially strong candidates withdrew under pressure or were arrested. State media had portrayed failure to vote as a betrayal of Egypt . However, turn...More..

Malaysia's PMI slips below 50-point level again in March to 49.5
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Malaysia's PMI slips below 50-point level again in March to 49.5

Manufacturers raised their staff level for the 24th successive month in response to higher output requirements. "Although continuing in the growth territory in March, the Vietnamese manufacturing sector saw a...More..

Warner's wife sex scandal reason for Ball tampering episode?
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Warner's wife sex scandal reason for Ball tampering episode?

Warner's appearance comes after similar heartfelt apologies by opening batsman Cameron Bancroft and captain Steve Smith , who broke down when he faced the media on Thursday. He had stated in his tweets, "I a...More..

Trump rips Amazon for forcing closure of stores 'all over the country'
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Trump rips Amazon for forcing closure of stores 'all over the country'

The NASDAQ closed down nearly 3 percent. "Towns, cities and states throughout the USA are being hurt - many jobs being lost!", he tweeted . This is the lowest level for initial claims since January 27, 1973 wh...More..

Intel Corporation (INTC) Stock Takes Big Hit on Apple Chip News
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Intel Corporation (INTC) Stock Takes Big Hit on Apple Chip News

The company has market cap of $6.74 billion. The stock decreased 4.57% or $2.38 during the last trading session, reaching $49.7. About 27.56 million shares traded. Several analysts recently commented on the sto...More..

Walmart in early talks to buy Humana
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Walmart in early talks to buy Humana

Rwwm Inc who had been investing in Wal for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $263.56 billion market cap company. Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is th...More..

Wall Street up more than 1% on last day of tumultuous quarter
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Wall Street up more than 1% on last day of tumultuous quarter

After their CEOs were invited to a Senate hearing next month and posting losses earlier this week, Facebook , Twitter and Google parent company Alphabet rose 4.4 percent, 1.9 percent and 3.2 percent, res...More..

Trump's Criticism of Amazon Is Taking a Toll
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Trump's Criticism of Amazon Is Taking a Toll

On later Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that the White House has no plan on any policy move directed at Amazon. Trump has repeatedly attacked the Washington Post , too, ...More..

Soybeans to exceed corn for 1st time in 35 years
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Soybeans to exceed corn for 1st time in 35 years

The projection for soybean acres represents a 3 percent decline from 2017 when Minnesota farmers also planted more soybeans than corn. The only year that soybean acres beat corn in recent memory was 1983, but...More..

ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) Rating Reiterated by Societe Generale
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) Rating Reiterated by Societe Generale

Shell Asset Management Co. now owns 1,066,127 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $100,269,000 after buying an additional 257,727 shares in the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Incorporated Inc...More..

VISA Applications May Require Five Years of Social Media Information
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

VISA Applications May Require Five Years of Social Media Information

According to ABC news online, the proposed rule would require foreigners applying for a visa to include their social media usernames on various platforms including Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, as well as pr...More..

Stansted Airport evacuated after shuttle bus bursts into flames outside main terminal
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Stansted Airport evacuated after shuttle bus bursts into flames outside main terminal

The terminal was partially evacuated while firefighters tackled the fire. A shuttle bus has caught fire at an airport near London that was crowded with Easter holiday travelers. The airport has confirmed that...More..

Pernilla Lindberg takes three-shot lead at ANA Inspiration
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Pernilla Lindberg takes three-shot lead at ANA Inspiration

Seventy-two holes wasn't enough. Under the glare of the bright lights and long shadows, Park drained a five foot putt for par on the fourth playoff hole. Song had six to go. The world No. 95 takes a decent ...More..

Steve Wynn Sells ALL His Wynn Resorts Stock
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Steve Wynn Sells ALL His Wynn Resorts Stock

Meanwhile, the stock investors and analysts deem this stock on the go as it shuffled with 1.07 million shares contrasting its Average Volume of 1.33 million shares. had 69 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 ac...More..

Snow, wind, cold, and sunshine this weekend
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Snow, wind, cold, and sunshine this weekend

Travel may be affected. There is a slight chance some rural communities could become cut off. A few flurries will be possible early Sunday morning in the Denver area, but no accumulation is expected. "Thr...More..

Jacksonville's Easter weekend forecast pleasant not ideal
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Jacksonville's Easter weekend forecast pleasant not ideal

Most of the day Saturday will be dry and thanks to the sunshine our temperatures are looking seasonable and near 50. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected ahead of the front, but the rain should en...More..

Walker Schedules Special Elections for June in Vacant Legislative Seats
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Walker Schedules Special Elections for June in Vacant Legislative Seats

In January, the Democrat Patty Schachtner defeated the Republican Rep. Adam Jarchow in a special election for an open seat in a deeply red state Senate district in northwest Wisconsin. Fitzgerald said people wo...More..

Microsoft Expands Search, 'Cortana Show Me' With Preview Build 17634
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Microsoft Expands Search, 'Cortana Show Me' With Preview Build 17634

In the most recent quarter, its Azure business grew 98 percent and its cloud-based Office 365 offering by 41 percent. As part of the reorganization, work on Windows is set to be split up between two groups....More..

Renault and Nissan to merge?
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Renault and Nissan to merge?

Renault now owns 43% of Nissan while the Japanese carmaker has a 15% stake in its French counterpart. Citing people with knowledge of the matter, Bloomberg said the new entity would be run by Ghosn, who is no...More..

Pilots say they spotted UFOs while flying over Arizona
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Pilots say they spotted UFOs while flying over Arizona

With the Learjet's close encounter still on their minds, the FAA in Albuquerque alerts American Airlines Flight 1095 to keep an eye out for an object in the sky as they fly towards San Diego. When the contr...More..

Barclays to pay $2bn fine to settle mis-selling probe
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Barclays to pay $2bn fine to settle mis-selling probe

Major US lenders have already agreed penalties over mortgage-backed security allegations in recent years while HSBC, UBS and Royal Bank of Scotland are still waiting their turn. The agreement settles a civil ac...More..

Playboy leaves Facebook over privacy
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Playboy leaves Facebook over privacy

Facebook is giving users more control over their privacy by making data management easier and redesigning the settings menu, the company says. The company announced the changes in a blog post bearing t...More..

Saudis, SoftBank Announce World's Largest Solar Power Project
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Saudis, SoftBank Announce World's Largest Solar Power Project

The initial investment is $5 billion, of which $1 billion will come from the SoftBank (SFTBF) fund. A statement released past year in October by PIF revealed that a MoU had been signed to create the " Solar...More..

Tesla is sliding after getting downgraded at Moody's
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Tesla is sliding after getting downgraded at Moody's

Analyst Recommendation is an outlook of a stock-market analyst on a stock. In related news, VP Eric Branderiz sold 801 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, January 24th. Tesla, Inc . ...More..

New Cold War threatens to spill over into World Cup
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

New Cold War threatens to spill over into World Cup

British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced no ministers or royal family members will attend official events, including the opening ceremony, at the tournament. Bishop later tweeted a link to an SBS News ...More..

Mamata opposes Air India disinvestment; O'Brien too raises questions
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Mamata opposes Air India disinvestment; O'Brien too raises questions

As per the over 200-page-long document, the Centre proposes to carry out the the strategic disinvestment of AI by transferring management control and selling its 76 per cent equity share capital in the airline....More..