North Carolina Democrats win extension of voter registration deadline

Record flooding swamped parts of the state last week, killing 20 people and disrupting services. People who decide to vote early will be able to register the same day. They can still participate in same-day voter registration during the state's 17-... More..

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by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Here's how Tesla's new self-driving system will work

All new cars produced by Tesla will have hardware built-in to make them completely autonomous, the company's CEO Elon Musk has announced . However, it will still be years before the cars become fully self...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

London City Airport evacuated in 'chemical incident'

LFB added that firefighters are investigating the incident at the airport. "We thank passengers for their patience, access to terminal will be staggered & disruption to flights expected". The people behind the ...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

3 firefighters hurt in gas blast are recovering

Melissa Moore, a spokeswoman for NW Natural, said gas has been shut off for about 115 customers in the area. The blast occurred in a neighborhood that has condos as well as coffee shops, restaurants and other...More..

India to 'trial' DRS for England Tests
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

India to 'trial' DRS for England Tests

India have agreed to trial the decision review system (DRS) in their upcoming five-match Test series against England, starting in November. Their current coach Anil Kumble, who is also the chief of ICC cricket ...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Duration of eurozone stimulus in focus as central bank meets

The ECB stimulus scheme, known as quantitative easing (QE), involves the purchase of public and private bonds at the rate of €80 billion (RM367.1 billion) per month, and is now set to end in March 2017. The ban...More..

Many 'genuine' Apple products on Amazon are fake, Apple says
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Many 'genuine' Apple products on Amazon are fake, Apple says

In this September 16, 2016, file photo, Lisa Gao, from Chicago, compares a new jet black iPhone 7, right, with her iPhone 6 at an Apple Store in Chicago. So, the tech giant filed a trademark infringement cases ...More..

Union Pacific (UNP) Misses on Q3 Earnings October 20, 2016
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Union Pacific (UNP) Misses on Q3 Earnings October 20, 2016

The stock is a Buy among 19 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. Wall Street analysts have a current quarter EPS estimate of $1.39 on shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP ). 07/07/2016 - U...More..

Kansas City Southern Reports 9% Drop In Q3 Profit
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Kansas City Southern Reports 9% Drop In Q3 Profit

The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $100.92. In addition to UBS reporting its target price, a total of 18 firms have reported on the stock. Kornitzer Cap Management...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Watch Tom Cruise Re-Enact His Famous Roles with James Corden

This is an impossibly dumb movie and I had so much fun watching it. The first film, while not a massive blockbuster, did make a tidy profit with a $218 million worldwide gross set against a $60 million budget...More..

US says it detected failed NKorean missile launch
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

US says it detected failed NKorean missile launch

South Korea's military has closely monitored the moves of DPRK forces, with all possibilities left open for another nuclear test and the launch of a long-range ballistic missile . North Korean satellites w...More..

Hawks coach leaves game after colliding with opposing player
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Hawks coach leaves game after colliding with opposing player

Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer was removed from Tuesday night's preseason game against New Orleans when he collided with a Pelicans player on the sideline. Budenholzer is standing in a pretty normal pos...More..

Young married couple found dead inside Dundee home
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Young married couple found dead inside Dundee home

Dave Uhl, the Dundee Village Manager, spoke with Monroe News about the mysterious predicament. Police say they found a pound of marijuana on the kitchen table near the bodies. Dundee police chief Todd said ...More..

Bad winter delays MH370 search by up to two months, say authorities
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Bad winter delays MH370 search by up to two months, say authorities

The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean is expected to continue in 2017 as bad weather has delayed the ongoing operations. Malaysia Airlines MH370, a Boeing 777, d...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Intel Drops Most in Nine Months After Predicting Weaker Sales

BlueFin Research restated a "buy" rating on shares of Intel Corp.in a report on Monday, October 3rd. Investors should note that on Sep 15, 2016, Intel Corporation announced a cash dividend of $0.2600. The...More..

Samsung flags $5.3bn profit hit from Note 7 failure
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Samsung flags $5.3bn profit hit from Note 7 failure

To make up for the lost revenue, Samsung said it would expand sales of gadgets like the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge phones, and make "significant changes" in its quality assurance processes to improve product safety....More..

Yahoo profit beats Wall St., some analysts worry over effect of hack
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Yahoo profit beats Wall St., some analysts worry over effect of hack

This is a huge boost for the firm that had gone into a deal to sell their core business to Verizon (NYSE:VZ) recently. On both the breach and the sale, Yahoo remained tight-lipped, forgoing its usual live web...More..

Builders' merchant shuts branches and axes 600 jobs
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Builders' merchant shuts branches and axes 600 jobs

The firm said there was an "uncertainty" in the market and that it would come in "slightly below" its forecast £415 million full-year profit. Chief executive John Carter said: "General Merchanting delivered a...More..

Sir Philip Green blasts
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Sir Philip Green blasts "bizarre" report that blamed him for BHS collapse

However, Sir Philip stressed that he "did everything possible" to keep the business from going under. Sir Philip owned the company for 15 years before he sold it to Mr Chappell for £1 last year, only weeks be...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Analyst Recommendation: E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) , Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL)

Serving over 130,000 customers, the company has assets of $7.4 billion. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$30.98 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$19.61. 22 funds bought stakes whi...More..