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Officials 'Concerned' About Election-Day Cyber Threat

The Post's sources say officials fear there could be Russian interference on Election Day itself, and the Department of Homeland Security has already detected what appear to be Russian efforts to scan voter databases. But the hacking undertaken by ...

Slot Machine Malfunction Costs Player $43 Million Win

As for Bookman, she still thinks at the minimum she should be awarded the max payout on that slot machine. Yup, the casino said the machine had malfunctioned and a steak dinner is what they could provide. "I couldn't believe it", Bookman told the...

North Dakota officials borrow $4M, slam feds on protest cost

The money approved Tuesday comes on top of $6 million in borrowing authority approved last month, almost all of which has been spent, as authorized by Dalrymple's emergency declaration August 19. Those against the pipeline argue that environmental co...

Marathon Oil's quarterly results beat projections

The $54.33 average target is 28.32% above today's ($42.34) stock price. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 16th will be paid a $0.05 dividend. The ...

Summary of Analysts Rating: Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:JNPR)

Capital Research Global Investors now owns 35,782,914 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $804,758,000 after buying an additional 2,779,852 shares during the period. The company net profit margin is 12.30% and gross profit marg...

Bank of England governor to stay on extra year

Carney met UK Prime Minister Theresa May before announcing his decision on Monday. His decision to stay in the post until June 2019 will see him steer the Bank through the full negotiating period foreseen between London and Brussels. With rumours a...

China's J-20 stealth fighter makes public air show debut

Two J-20 stealth fighters fly past at Airshow China in Zhuhai , Guangdong province. The J-20 has been described by experts as China's attempt to compete with the US F-22 Raptor built by defence giant Lockheed Martin. The flying boat is officiall...

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI)'s Sell-side Focus

The rating score is on a scale of 1-5 where 1 stands for strong buy and 5 stands for strong sell. The current assessment forSirius XM Holdings Inc. Telsey Advisory Group initiated coverage on shares of Sirius XM Holdings in a research report on Tue...

A crushable runway technology saved Mike Pence's plane from disaster

In Geneva, Ohio, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump told his supporters that Pence had come "pretty close to grave, grave danger". We frequently filmed bouncy landings on our cellphones and laughed them off. The National Transportation Safety ...

UPS Orders 14 Boeing's 747-8 Freighter for $5.3 Billion

But the 747-8 freighter has a special hinged nose that gives it a unique ability to carry large cargo. Boeing said nothing about how the UPS order would affect the lifetime of the 747, but at a production rate of just one plane every two months...

Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

Law enforcement officials demanded that the protesters leave the private land on Wednesday, but they refused. In a statement issued late in the afternoon, Kirchmeier said he resented "outsiders", including celebrities such as the Rev. She said poli...

Key Indian equity market indices trade lower on Thursday morning

At 10:41 AM, the S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 27,725 down 111 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 8,570 down 46 points. The NSE Nifty fell 32.15 points, or 0.37 per cent, to 8,583.10 in early trade. With IT services revenue at Dollars 1,916 milli...

Caterpillar sees little change into 2017, cuts sales outlook

The Peoria, IL-based company reported adjusted Q3 EPS of $0.85, beating out analyst estimates of $0.76. revenue fell 16.4% from a year ago to $9.16 billion, however, badly missing Wall Street's view of $9.88 billion. FactSet analysts expected revenue...

Patriarch steps in at India's Tata Sons after board ousts chairman

After five years, another search committee has been set up by the Tatas, comprising Ronen Sen, Venu Srinivasan and Amit Chandra. On performance front, at first glance, Cyrus Mistry' performance does not seem to be particularly bad. The Tata Trust o...

People in Varanasi celebrated choti Diwali after surgical strikes: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said creation of a "vibrant ecosystem" for global arbitration was one of the foremost priorities of the government and major amendments had been made recently in the Arbitration and Conciliation Act. Stressing the...

Mourinho humiliated on Chelsea return as Man United lose 4-0

Mourinho is still beloved by numerous Chelsea fans, delivering Premier League titles in 2005, 2006, and 2015. If we score a goal like we nearly did for the 2-1 the game would be different. And while Conte's team deserve credit for blending direct p...

Aleppo ceasefire at risk after Russian Federation says all rebels can be eliminated

Meanwhile, Russia said its forces were observing a truce in the city until Saturday at 7 P.M.to allow the evacuation of civilians and the wounded. "There are just two options: Assad sitting in Damascus or the Nusra sitting in Damascus", Peskov sa...

Tobacco giant BAT eyes £38bn merger with Camel owner

BAT has been a shareholder of Reynolds for 12 years, and now it is offering $20 billion in cash and $27 billion in shares for the American company. The combined company would also be the world's largest by operating profit in both tobacco and s...

Caramel M&Ms are coming to make your dreams come true

Each bite-sized "lentil" of the newest candy has a soft caramel center covered in milk chocolate, and its familiar colorful shell. "In our research, our fans were enthusiastic at the possibility of a Caramel variant and we can't wait for them to ...

Sky City shares drop after Macau arrests

One of the Australians detained has been identified as James O'Connor, Crown's head of global VIPs, who was held shortly after his arrival in Shanghai for a business trip. The employees could face up to 10 years jail if they are charged with promot...

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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 contrac...

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...

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

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...

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...