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Nurse gave CPR to dying woman as Southwest flight made emergency landing

The National Transportation Safety Board believes one of the blades snapped on the Southwest flight Tuesday, hurling debris that broke a window and led to the death of a passenger who was sucked partway out of the plane. Riordan, a bank executive fro...

Chemical weapons inspectors allowed to visit Douma

U.S. Ambassador Kenneth Ward on Monday said at an OPCW meeting in The Hague that Russian Federation may have tampered with the evidence . U.S. President Donald Trump is still willing to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in spite of in...

Strength in Security, Cloud Gave Company a Q1 Lift — IBM CFO

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) has risen 66.71% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.30% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in 2017 Q4. Among that group, 5 of them gave BUY ratings, 3 of them rated t...

"This Is Not Normal": James Comey Responds to Trump's Jail Threat

Comey said it was possible, too, that the Russians might have material that could be used to blackmail Trump . It is clear that he decided long ago that Donald Trump is a bully. "I'm trying to be an author", he said, "and bring the reader int...

Global growth expected be 3.9 percent in 2018 and 2019

In this respect the authors do add the caveat that the income from these smartphone sales "does not fully contribute to the Irish economy", as the acquisition of foreign owned IP assets, "leaves domestic employment mostly unchanged". "Global interdep...

Cambridge Analytica created 'Sex Compass' and other apps to harvest Facebook data

Fake Facebook account users, trolls, cyber bullies and porn pushers - you are warned. Cambridge Analytica , which did work for U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, has been under intense scrutiny for the past month after the Ne...

Production 'Hell' Continues at Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)

The investigation was launched after Walter Huang of San Mateo was killed in March 23 while driving his Tesla Model X on U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View. The NTSB guards the integrity of its investigations closely, demanding that participants...

Cricket Australia to sign broadcast deal with Seven and Foxtel

The pay TV channel will also screen 13 domestic one-day games, the Sheffield Shield final and some tour matches. Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland insists the revolutionary shift of limited-overs internationals behind a televisio...

Volkswagen Says Considering Board 'Changes', May Name New CEO

A VW spokesman could not immediately be reached for comment on the expected promotion of Diess. The decision seems popular among shareholders and market forecasters, given that the price of Volkswagen shares increased by 4.5% on the German stock ...

Markets close flat, Sensex above 33600-mark

Adani Ports, Cipla, Reliance Industries , Bajaj Finance, Sun Pharma were the other prominent gainers in the Nifty . Positive global cues as trade war worries between the USA and China faded too bolstered trading sentiment. The gauge had lost 35...

U.S. hiring slows in March, but job market still looks healthy

March's job growth was below the 202,000 average of the past three months and matched to the roughly 100,000 jobs per month needed to keep up with growth in the working-age population. By June of next year, it plans to pay half its employees' educati...

Sugar tax starts in the United Kingdom, but will it happen here?

Ahead of the introduction of the tax some manufacturers lowered sugar content in their drinks , but this has led to the introduction of artificial sweeteners in some cases. Simply put, eating lots of sugar makes you fat, and if you're thinking "...

Tech woes, worsening tensions with China sink United States stocks

Other technical indicators are more favorable to Nasdaq 100 members, particularly for the FANG quartet of Facebook Inc., Apple Inc., Netflix Inc. and Google parent Alphabet Inc. It wasn't the only market favorite to fall out of favor Monday. Br...

Rupert Murdoch offers to sell Sky News to Disney to appease regulator

Yet just weeks later, U.S. cable giant Comcast entered the fray to crash the deal, lodging a cash proposal of £12.50 per Sky share which it said represents a 16% increase in value over the existing 21st Century Fox offer and implying an equity val...

Middle East Tensions Support Crude Oil Price at $70 Per Barrel

Over 21 million barrels of the sulphur-rich oil were traded yesterday, reports the Wall Street Journal , meaning RMB18.3 billion ($2.9 billion) changed hands. The Shanghai contract traded higher than its London and NY counterparts shortly after debu...

Jaguar & Waymo To Collaborate On Autonomous Car Sharing

The vehicles are the first to attain a Level 4 in autonomy , which the Society of Automotive Engineers stipulates as a "high level" but not fully autonomous. Autonomous auto company Waymo is about to gain another 20,000 electric cars to its fleet th...

Mamata in Delhi, meets leaders to forge anti-BJP front

At the Congress' key meeting earlier this month, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi had recalled the change in the party's approach towards coalitions. During her visit to the Parliament premises, among others, RJD leader and daughter of Lalu Prasad Ya...

KB Toys plots a comeback as Toys R Us collapses

So take heart, consumers who are mourning Toys "R" Us' loss. Back in late January, the company announced plans to close just 170 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores. The teen jewelry and accessories giant Claire's is another retail giant that ...

Toys 'R' Us/ Babies 'R' Us Closing Info: Gift Cards, Registries & Sales

The timetable was disclosed Tuesday at a hearing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Va. Under trade agreements, vendors were required to ship goods to Toys "R" Us on unsecured trade credit. The chain has 14 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores in Rh...

Alibaba Will Invest Another $2 Billion in Online Mall Lazada

The statement didn't specify how much of the company Alibaba will own after the latest investment. Lazada founder Max Bittner, who has served as CEO since 2012, will take on the role of senior advisor to Alibaba. She will be tasked with doubling ...

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Jaguar & Waymo To Collaborate On Autonomous Car Sharing

The vehicles are the first to attain a Level 4 in autonomy , which the Society of Automotive Engineers stipulates as a "high level" but not fully autonomous. Autonomous auto comp...

Mamata in Delhi, meets leaders to forge anti-BJP front

At the Congress' key meeting earlier this month, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi had recalled the change in the party's approach towards coalitions. During her visit to the Parlia...

KB Toys plots a comeback as Toys R Us collapses

So take heart, consumers who are mourning Toys "R" Us' loss. Back in late January, the company announced plans to close just 170 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores. The tee...

Toys 'R' Us/ Babies 'R' Us Closing Info: Gift Cards, Registries & Sales

The timetable was disclosed Tuesday at a hearing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Va. Under trade agreements, vendors were required to ship goods to Toys "R" Us on unsecured...

Alibaba Will Invest Another $2 Billion in Online Mall Lazada

The statement didn't specify how much of the company Alibaba will own after the latest investment. Lazada founder Max Bittner, who has served as CEO since 2012, will take on th...

United flight diverted because pet 'mistakenly' put on plane

Then, days later, the airline sent a German Shepard that was supposed to go to Kansas was sent to Japan. United said the dog was successfully reunited with its owner. On Monday, a ...

Tenn. high school holds second protest after walkout marred by violence

Hundreds of students at Scotland High School, emboldened by a growing protest movement over gun violence, stood up and walked out of school as part of a nationwide demonstrati...

Cigna acquires Express Scripts, plans to expand health services portfolio

In December, CVS Health , a major PBM, announced it would acquire the insurer Aetna . Cigna and Express Scripts are embroiled in separate litigation involving Anthem . "No...

Aamir Khan & Katrina Kaif Dance From Thugs Of Hindostan Leaked ! Watch Video !

Aamir said, "I shot with Amitji last night itself". Aamir said it was a special moment for him to get birthday wishes from Bachchan . Actor Aamir Khan is known to throw surp...

The Distance Between Tillerson's State Dept. And Trump's White House

Tillerson's sacking comes shortly after Trump , without consulting his top diplomat, made a decision to accept an invitation to talks with North Korea's Kim Jong-Un on resolvi...

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Fake News On Twitter Spreads Farther And Faster Than Truth

Fake News On Twitter Spreads Farther And Faster Than Truth

And it took true stories about six times as long as false ones to reach 1,500 people. Before we proceed, let's pause for a moment to define our terms. False news was also m...

Lyft partners with Allscripts in hopes of closing healthcare transportation gap

Lyft partners with Allscripts in hopes of closing healthcare transportation gap

Depending on the patient's needs, an Uber can be called immediately, within a few hours or with 30 days' notice. Every year, 3.6 million Americans miss doctor appointments due ...

United suspends change to employee bonus program after backlash

United suspends change to employee bonus program after backlash

Kirby said he meant to axe a quarterly bonus scheme with an "exciting" lottery called core4 Score Rewards. "United could have been more thoughtful and strategic about creating a...

Amazon Is Looking to Offer Checking Accounts, Reports Says

Amazon Is Looking to Offer Checking Accounts, Reports Says

That makes sense. Banking is a highly regulated business. A survey conducted by LendEDU found that about 45 percent of Amazon customers would be open to the concept of Amazon act...

Nikkei Asia300 drops amid U.S. rate hike fears

Nikkei Asia300 drops amid U.S. rate hike fears

The chart on the right shows the 10-year Treasury Yield (TNX), which climbed to 2.908% by the end of the trading day. It had been down earlier in the morning. The new Fed chair J...