Brookfield affiliate to buy Westinghouse for $4.6 billion

The deal is expected to close in the third quarter. Westinghouse has said it is aiming to exit bankruptcy as soon as March, which would allow Toshiba to book tax benefits in the current fiscal year. Those two business lines generated combined cas... More..

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Australia Approves Medical Marijuana Exports as US Threatens Crackdown on Industry
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Australia Approves Medical Marijuana Exports as US Threatens Crackdown on Industry

A majority of USA states also have legalized marijuana for medical use. But the government hopes domestic medicinal use, legalized a year ago, and exports will rapidly boost production. The others are Canada ,...More..

Former Uber CEO Kalanick selling part of stake
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Former Uber CEO Kalanick selling part of stake

The new investment, which will be finalised in January, was based on calculations valuing Uber at United States dollars 48 billion, Bloomberg said yesterday. Once the SoftBank deal is officially closed late...More..

FCC chairman Ajit Pai bails on CES appearance rather than face constituents
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

FCC chairman Ajit Pai bails on CES appearance rather than face constituents

Multiple states including NY and Washington, along with consumer groups, are expected to launch legal challenges to Republican FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's plan to gut net neutrality. Recently, Pai was forced to c...More..

Scottish shoppers panic buy Irn-Bru ahead of recipe change
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Scottish shoppers panic buy Irn-Bru ahead of recipe change

The decision, linked to a government tax on sugar to be introduced in April and a consumer shift towards products low in sugar, will drop the number of calories in a can from 140 to 65. In a statement release...More..

New vehicle registrations fall -5.7% in 2017, first decline in six years
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

New vehicle registrations fall -5.7% in 2017, first decline in six years

In total, there were about 2.5 million cars registered, according to industry body the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Diesel registrations saw a -17.1% decline in 2017 as consumers switche...More..

Apple says all Macs, iPhones and iPads exposed to chip security flaws
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Apple says all Macs, iPhones and iPads exposed to chip security flaws

And Intel has yet to comment publicly on the processor vulnerability. We haven't heard much from Microsoft yet about the flaw, but it's expected to publicly introduce the necessary changes to its Windows ...More..

N-Out's Rare New Menu Addition: Hot Cocoa
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

N-Out's Rare New Menu Addition: Hot Cocoa

In-N-Out, according to the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin and then confirmed by multiple outlets, began serving hot cocoa in mid-December. In-N-Out Burger has added a new item to its famously simple menu-ho...More..

MPs call for 25p 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

MPs call for 25p 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups

They said a tax would be much more effective, pointing to the success of the plastic bag levy. The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) suggested revenue from the so-called "Latte levy" should be used to b...More..

Eau Claire store is on latest Gander list
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Eau Claire store is on latest Gander list

They could move around a little bit based on contractors and inventory moving around", Lemonis said in the video. Lemonis read 68 USA city names with an opening planned, followed by five other store locations w...More..

AT&T commits to launching 5G mobile network during 2018
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

AT&T commits to launching 5G mobile network during 2018

The company said it will offer a commercial mobile service in more than a dozen USA cities later in 2018. In addition to plans for offering mobile 5G to consumers this year, AT&T also said it will be ru...More..

BlackBerry, Baidu team up to develop driverless auto software
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

BlackBerry, Baidu team up to develop driverless auto software

The company has partnered with Chinese internet giant Baidu to develop self-driving auto software. The BlackBerry QNX platform is already a known quantity in the automotive world, with numerous in-car infot...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Careful Ripple, Ethereum's Coming for You

How did Larsen suddenly leapfrog some of the wealthiest people in the tech industry? On the Ethereum front, prices peaked at a new record high at $1,045.08 just after midday EST before settling back to ...More..

FCC Chair Ajit Pai is a coward
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

FCC Chair Ajit Pai is a coward

Pai was scheduled to take part in a "candid conversation" alongside the FTC's acting chairwoman Maureen Ohlhausen. Pai's appearance at CES was announced in November 2017. Feel free to vent and complain al...More..

Tesla May Be the
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Tesla May Be the "Apple" of Electric Vehicles

Tesla also stressed that they have been on the grind and noted that they have made "major progress" in terms of their widely criticized production bottlenecks which is the main reason for the failed delivery...More..

2017 was the safest year ever for air travel
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

2017 was the safest year ever for air travel

In remarks to airline executives in February, he did not raise safety but criticized the "regulatory morass" affecting the industry. AirlineRatings.com the world's only safety and product rating website has a...More..

Sears, Kmart closing another 103 stores
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Sears, Kmart closing another 103 stores

Locally, Kmart stores at 2100 Niles-Cortland Road SE in Howland and 2235 East State St.in Hermitage, Pa., will both close in early April. Sears Holdings is closing over 100 more stores. Workers were tol...More..

Macy's to shutter historic downtown Miami store amid rash of closures
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Macy's to shutter historic downtown Miami store amid rash of closures

Macy's departure will be a factor in downtown's reinvention. The results, announced Thursday, came after both retailers focused on improving their online services while highlighting more exclusive offering...More..

Local app company bought by Apple, plans to stay put
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Local app company bought by Apple, plans to stay put

Buddybuild , a Vancouver, Canada-based application development service, today confirmed that it has been purchased by Apple. The buddybuild acquisition isn't necessarily exciting for end users, but it should ...More..

Social media companies could face huge fines from German hate speech law
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Social media companies could face huge fines from German hate speech law

In Germany, social networks could soon face fines of more than $60 million for failing to remove "obviously illegal" content, hate speech , and fake news. When it was announced earlier previous year, the law w...More..

Did You Spot These Super-Quick Black Mirror Cameos?
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Did You Spot These Super-Quick Black Mirror Cameos?

Haynes goes on to say that, rather than spin it off, Black Mirror itself may revisit " USS Callister " in the future. No spoilers here, but " USS Callister " ends on a bittersweet note. Jesse Plemons (Oth...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Shares Sold by First Manhattan Co

Ellington Management Gp Ltd Company has invested 0.11% in Gilead Sciences, Inc . GILD has diverse figures for different time frames; starting from week's performance dropped -1.89% in last five regular tradi...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

(NYSE:XOM) Position Reduced by Level Four Advisory Services LLC

Stuyvesant Capital Management increased its stake in Mcewen Mng Inc (MUX) by 699.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Baldwin Brothers Inc. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Wed...More..

Iceland Has Outlawed Paying Women Less Than Men
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Iceland Has Outlawed Paying Women Less Than Men

Effective immediately, businesses in Iceland are required to present proof of wage equity among their employees, and failure to do so runs the risk of criminal misconduct and being slapped with significant fine...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

"'Poll bond anonymity a compromise", says Arun Jaitley

The purchaser will be allowed to buy bonds only if he or she has completed their Know Your Customer (KYC) norms and will be allowed to buy bonds only by making payment from a bank account. Investments in electo...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Eaton Corporation, PLC (ETN) Shares Sold by Neuberger Berman Group LLC

Foundry Partners Llc who had been investing in Eaton Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $34.81 billion market cap company. Eaton Corporation plc low beta is a indicative of the fact...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Celgene (CELG) Analysts See $1.75 EPS; HC2 Holdings (HCHC)'s Sentiment Is 0.88

Celgene (NASDAQ: CELG ) traded up $1.80 during trading on Monday, reaching $106.16. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. Samuel Isaly increased its stake in Stryker Corp (SYK) by 33.1% based on its lates...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) Insider Sells 35604 Shares of Stock

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC ) soared 31.04% year-to-date. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. On the other side it is a negative indicator for Investor portfolio value - when the price of a ...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

CSX Corporation (CSX) EPS Estimated At $0.56

It has outperformed by 8.10% the S&P500. Decatur Capital Management Inc increased Csx Corp. CSX Corporation's beta is 1.34 whilst the stock has an average true range (ATR) of 1.28. Jefferies Gp Limited Li...More..

by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Shareholder State Of Tennessee Treasury Department Cut Its Stake

It has underperformed by 1.61% the S&P500. Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc acquired 4,725 shares as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ)'s stock rose 6.85%. It now has negative earnings. It also upped Mednax (NY...More..

Local grocery store sells $560K lottery ticket
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Local grocery store sells $560K lottery ticket

The life-changing digits for last Friday's draw were 4, 8, 22, 23, 48 and the lucky stars 1 and 12. "Full details will follow once we contact the winning store and arrangements are in place". "They are welc...More..

US Gasoline Prices Continue Rising as Cold Weather Hikes Demand
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

US Gasoline Prices Continue Rising as Cold Weather Hikes Demand

That's about 28 cents higher than this time past year. Houston area gasoline prices increased for the second consecutive week, jumping an average of 5 cents a gallon over the past week, the website Gasbuddy.c...More..

Hyundai, Kia set conservative 2018 sales target after THAAD row
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Hyundai, Kia set conservative 2018 sales target after THAAD row

On Tuesday, Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors indicated a 4% sales growth right when the new year started and believes that their slow recovery was linked to their lack of SUV sales in the U.S.as well as tension...More..

by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

EPS for United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Expected At $1.67

After $1.45 actual earnings per share reported by United Parcel Service, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 15.17% EPS growth. The company has market cap of $102.68 billion. Whereas its la...More..

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Stake Increased by Conning Inc
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Stake Increased by Conning Inc

It has underperformed by 77.66% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $108.02 million company. Tctc Holdings Llc decreased its stake in International Business Machs ( IBM ) by ...More..