Trump says strike vs NKorea not his top option

U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson will visit China from Thursday to Saturday for talks with senior officials that will include the crisis over North Korea and trade, the State Department said on Tuesday. China on Thursday ordered North Korean-own... More..

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Apple holding up Toshiba memory sale
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Apple holding up Toshiba memory sale

The world's second-largest DRAM chipmaker said the upcoming stake ownership would help it strengthen its competitiveness in the NAND chip market in the long term. However, since it usually takes more than a yea...More..

Deloitte becomes the latest victim of cyber-attack
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Deloitte becomes the latest victim of cyber-attack

News on the Deloitte hack came days after Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton disclosed a 2016 cyber breach of a component of SEC's Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval s...More..

Russian couple suspected of killing, eating 30 victims
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Russian couple suspected of killing, eating 30 victims

The killings came to light after police stumbled on the man's phone selfies with dismembered human body parts. Other images show human remains in a jar and a man with a human hand sticking out his mouth. The ...More..

Target employees to get raise, and then some
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Target employees to get raise, and then some

Democratic leadership introduced a bill in July to take the $15 minimum wage national, but the legislation failed to attract the requisite support to advance. Two states, MA and Washington, match the minimum wa...More..

NordFX Simplifies Cryptocurrency Trading
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

NordFX Simplifies Cryptocurrency Trading

For now, the asset index has been expanded with 3 assets—BTC/USD, LTC/USD, and ETH/USD. This means that you can trade those 3 digital currencies through MetaTrader 4. However, those accounts will remain a...More..

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls snap election
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls snap election

Q: What are Abe's prospects of winning the election, and then extending his leadership next year? President Trump's recent threat to totally destroy North Korea if attacked, and the escalating war of words betw...More..

Will pull out of Canada's Quebec province: Uber
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Will pull out of Canada's Quebec province: Uber

Uber's Quebec general manager Jean-Nicolas Guillemette told reporters today if the province doesn't revert back to the original conditions, the service will shut down on October 14. Taxi drivers have been incen...More..

Germany Sept IFO business climate 115.2 vs 116.00 exp
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Germany Sept IFO business climate 115.2 vs 116.00 exp

The Munich-based Ifo institute's closely-watched business confidence index fell to 115.2 points this month, a 0.7-point drop compared with August and short of predictions from analysts surveyed by Factset. A ...More..

Unilever buys Korean cosmetics firm for $2.7b
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Unilever buys Korean cosmetics firm for $2.7b

Carver ranks as the third-largest cosmetics company in South Korea, following AmorePacific and LG Household & Healthcare. "It will significantly strengthen our position in North Asia, the largest skin care mark...More..

ABB Increases Business in USA with Acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

ABB Increases Business in USA with Acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions

The industrial unit makes products like power supply equipment, lighting components, switches, and more. ABB stated it expects the combined operations to reap $200 million in savings annually without detail...More..

Gas prices down 3 cents per gallon in RI, Mass.
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Gas prices down 3 cents per gallon in RI, Mass.

The current national average is $2.58 per gallon, a drop of five cents in the last week and the cheapest price in 16 days, yet 23 cents higher than one month ago and 37 cents higher than one year ago. Gas price...More..

Uber chief apologizes for London 'mistakes' after license loss
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Uber chief apologizes for London 'mistakes' after license loss

Uber's new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is already trying to find ways to raise morale and the moral compass of the company. The regulatory body charged that Uber did not properly report criminal offenses and c...More..

Chaos as ALL flights at Sydney airport are GROUNDED
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Chaos as ALL flights at Sydney airport are GROUNDED

Authorities are expecting a backlog of delayed flights at Sydney Airport to clear after a computer glitch forced the cancellation of dozens of flights this morning. Airservices Australia confirmed "technical ...More..

Target to raise minimum wage to $11/hour, $15 by 2020
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Target to raise minimum wage to $11/hour, $15 by 2020

The Target Corp. announced Monday an hourly minimum wage hike to $11 beginning next month, followed by an increase to $15 by 2020. Target noted that by moving to an $11 minimum hourly wage this fall, it will ...More..

Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'

But he did not make any mention of such a test on Saturday. The statement by Kim Jong Un responded to Trump's combative speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday where he mocked Kim as a "Rocket Man" ...More..

Uber's license to operate in London won't be renewed
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Uber's license to operate in London won't be renewed

Ride hailing company Uber has held a private operator licence in Nottingham since 2015. In explaining its decision, TfL pointed to a "lack of corporate responsibility" at Uber , along with a number of ...More..

The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:FINL) Price Target Cut to $10.00
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:FINL) Price Target Cut to $10.00

The 52-week range is $6.90 to $24.50. ( FINL ) opened at 9.73 on Friday. LTEA's distance from 20 day simple moving average is -26.27% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is -38.78%. FBR & Co reiterat...More..

Sensex crashes, Nifty sees 2017's biggest fall
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Sensex crashes, Nifty sees 2017's biggest fall

Key Indian equity indices on Friday witnessed the steepest fall since November 2016, on the back of escalating geo-political tensions between North Korea and the United States, a weak rupee and heavy selling ...More..

London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city

In London , Uber has faced criticism from unions, legislators and traditional black-cab drivers over working conditions. "This ban would show the world that, far from being open, London is closed to inno...More..