Economy

Lucas Vazquez hoping for Lionel Messi involvement

Lucas Vazquez hoping for Lionel Messi involvement SERGIO AGUERO was left behind as Argentina arrived at Manchester Airport en route to Madrid for their friendly. "He'll probably be ready to play against Spain ". Gonzalo Higuain almost broke the deadlock on the stroke of half-time after being sent through by Di Maria but his low strike was turned away by Buffon as the half ended goalless. [Full Article...]

Amazon patents drone capable of reacting to human gestures

Amazon patents drone capable of reacting to human gestures Depending on a person's gestures, such as a thumbs-up or a loud shriek, the drone can adjust its behavior. So, for example, the drone may be hovering over your property preparing to deliver a package. The patent also says that they can land and then offer the parcels. These include the use of giant airships which could serve as mobile, flying warehouses. [Full Article...]

'Pacific Rim - Uprising' is a disappointing rehash of the first film

'Pacific Rim - Uprising' is a disappointing rehash of the first film Having worked on the likes of Angel , Smallville , Spartacus and Daredevil , Steven S. DeKnight makes the jump to the big screen this week with the release of the blockbuster sequel Pacific Rim Uprising . Boyega gives the motivational speech; Spaeny has all the heart. Or maybe they came out of volcanoes? Luckily for fans of big things hitting other big things, Uprising manages to cap... [Full Article...]

Harry Wilson's brilliant strike on full Wales debut against China

Harry Wilson's brilliant strike on full Wales debut against China Gareth Bale has replaced Ian Rush as Wales' record goalscorer thanks to a superb hat-trick against China . Some generous defending from the hosts midway through the first half of the China Cup match allowed the Real Madrid man to pull level with Liverpool great Rush on 28 goals in Wales colours. [Full Article...]

Steve Wynn Cashes Out, Wynn Resorts Climbs

Steve Wynn Cashes Out, Wynn Resorts Climbs He sold an additional 5 million shares of stock to another institutional investor - Capital Research and Management Co. - for $875 million, according to a filing by Wynn. Out of the covering analysts polled by Zacks Research, 8 have put a Strong Buy or Buy rating on the stock. Therefore 39% are positive. Emergent Biosolutions had 9 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel... [Full Article...]

'Delete' Facebook, says WhatsApp co-founder amid Cambridge Analytica scandal

'Delete' Facebook, says WhatsApp co-founder amid Cambridge Analytica scandal WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton left Facebook in September 2017 and joined a foundation. Acton left Facebook in September of past year, and recently announced a $50 million investment in secure messaging app Signal and joined the company's foundation. [Full Article...]

Vetr Upgrades Boeing (BA) to Strong-Buy

Vetr Upgrades Boeing (BA) to Strong-Buy One of the companies that has been mentioned as a possible retaliation target is Boeing Co ( NYSE: BA ), and analysts say Boeing could lose a fourth of its value if a trade war breaks out. 52,327 were reported by Segall Bryant Hamill Ltd Liability Corp. First Midwest National Bank Tru Division holds 0.71% or 23,060 shares. The stock of Retail Properties of America, Inc. [Full Article...]

Oil prices touch $70 mark on low U.S. inventories

Oil prices touch $70 mark on low U.S. inventories The rise in oil prices defied global stock markets, which slumped on the back of worries about a trade stand-off between the United States and China. But gold, seen as a safe-haven in times of economic turmoil, rallied to a two-week high on Friday. [Full Article...]

Scott Walker Is Ordered to Stop Blocking Special Elections

Scott Walker Is Ordered to Stop Blocking Special Elections A national Democratic group headed by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder sued Walker last month demanding that Walker hold special elections in the two traditionally Republican districts. "But this November, Scott Walker can't hide from his own election". "This was a prime opportunity for people to put aside their differences and work for the common good", Assembly Speaker Robin Vos of R... [Full Article...]

Wall Street reeling from trade war concerns

Wall Street reeling from trade war concerns The market appears to be betting that President Trump's tariffs are merely a negotiating tactic and won't end up doing too much damage. The S&P took heavy losses from battered financial stocks, though the index avoided hitting correction level. [Full Article...]

Nike reports 7 percent revenue growth in Q3

Nike reports 7 percent revenue growth in Q3 Howard Capital Management who had been investing in Nike Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $104.81 billion market cap company. Rosenblum Silverman Sutton S F Incorporated Ca reported 0.61% in NIKE, Inc . Among 44 analysts covering Nike Inc . NKE stock opened at $66.00 on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Is It Even Possible To Protect Your Privacy On Facebook?

Is It Even Possible To Protect Your Privacy On Facebook? Even before the scandal broke, Facebook has already taken the most important steps to prevent a recurrence, Zuckerberg said. Cambridge Analytica received data harvested in an app developed by an independent University of Cambridge academic, which was downloaded by around 270,000 people but scooped up information on up to 50 million people. [Full Article...]

Cambridge Analytica offices searched in UK

Cambridge Analytica offices searched in UK Politicians on both sides of the aisle are calling on Facebook and Cambridge Analytica to speak with Congress about the situation and privacy concerns. Thus far, Cambridge Analytica and its affiliate companies have claimed that they did nothing wrong. In a statement today, the company's acting CEO Dr Alexander Tayler said his company believed all data obtained by research company GSR in 2014... [Full Article...]

Congress passes online, anti-trafficking bill

Congress passes online, anti-trafficking bill The measure is now headed to the president's desk to be signed into law. The bill allows civil sex-trafficking claims when websites promote or facilitate prostitution. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ron Wyden, D-Ore. The Center for Democracy & Technology has said the bill would create a "confusing mashup" of federal and state criminal and civil liability for intermediary websites and could result in ce... [Full Article...]

Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Costa makes comeback

Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Costa makes comeback Valencia forward Rodrigo sent Spain ahead in the sixth minute of the worldwide friendly, before Thomas Muller equalised for the world champions in the latter stages of the first period. Germany gradually gained control and levelled in stunning fashion in the 35th minute as Toni Kroos and Sami Khedira shuffled the ball from the left to Muller, who marked his 90th cap in style with a lazy sw... [Full Article...]

McDonald's pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions by 36 percent by 2030

McDonald's pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions by 36 percent by 2030 On the other hand, the stock performance in the last 21 trading days (one month) was moved of up to 0.95% and secluded optimistically in last 63 trading days (quarter) of -8.92%. This based on a 1-5 numeric scale where Rating Scale: 1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell, 5.0 Strong Sell. In a transaction dated November 21, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $168.32,... [Full Article...]

Bank of England keeps rates on hold, hints at May rise

Bank of England keeps rates on hold, hints at May rise Did they - and what gaps were filled? The rate rise made in November felt like a straightforward reversal of the emergency post-Brexit cut, but this now feels more like we're entering a genuine tightening phase at the Bank'. The pound extended its overnight rally and rose to a six-week high of $1.4163. But a steadily recovering pound means inflation, to some extent, is being steadily flushed out... [Full Article...]

Stock Rout Continues as Dow Plunges 400 Points

Stock Rout Continues as Dow Plunges 400 Points But after a violent selloff - prompted by fears of USA inflation - wiped over $4 trillion (£2.8 trillion) in global stock market capitalisation earlier this year, the president's Twitter feed has gone quiet on the subject: the second-longest spell without a tweet about the market since his election. [Full Article...]

Using Saudi airspace, maiden Air India flight lands in Israel

Using Saudi airspace, maiden Air India flight lands in Israel Israel and Saudi Arabia do not have any permanent diplomatic relations. "The Israeli skies are connecting with the Saudi Arabian skies in one direct flight", the Israeli transport minister, Yisrael Katz, said when the jet landed at Ben Gurion airport. [Full Article...]

Elon Musk Just Deleted His SpaceX and Tesla Facebook Accounts

Elon Musk Just Deleted His SpaceX and Tesla Facebook Accounts Elon Musk joined the #deleteFacebook movement Friday by purging his personal page and those of his companies SpaceX and Tesla . It also appears that Musk has removed Tesla subsidiary Solar City's Facebook page unprompted. The business magnate seemed to be taking a stance in the ongoing controversy involving Facebook's relationship with Cambridge Analytica , a firm which reportedly... [Full Article...]


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