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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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Walmart Black Friday 2017 ad leaked

Walmart's Black Friday deals will begin on Thanksgiving. Black Friday ad not online yet. Want to see other Black Friday deals? There's one big benefit to Best Buy's offe...

European Commission raises GDP growth forecasts

The EU economy as a whole is also forecast to beat expectations and reach robust growth rates of 2.3 pct this year (up from growth forecasts of 1.9 pct in the spring). "The governm...

Ford recalls 1.3M F-150, Super Duty trucks in North America

A frozen latch found in these vehicles may cause doors to not open or close correctly. Reuters reported that Ford has recalled over 5 million vehicles since 2016 that had issu...

Spurs sign LaMarcus Aldridge to three-year, $72.3 million extension

The kinks the two sides have been trying to work through had league observers believing Aldridge might not be long for San Antonio . He came from Portland, where he had spent ye...

Is Buying Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Here Good Idea?

Bank of America said the slowdown was "driven by less favorable market conditions across credit-related products, as well as lower volatility in rates products". Stockholders of re...

Retail inflation at 3.28% in September

According to preliminary data released by the Central Statistics Office on Thursday, the consumer price index ( CPI ) increased 3.28 per cent year on year against the August number...

US Academic Richard Thaler Wins Nobel Economics Prize

In fact, he co-authored a book, Nudge , Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness, which became a best-seller . "People make a lot of mistakes in important decisions...

Former UK PM would be questioned over rape

But it does not reach a conclusion on whether the allegations were in fact true. The investigation dealt with 42 claims in total. . He is also being looked at by Operation Whi...

Tata wins bid to make electric cars for Indian government

But GM said its promise takes this commitment a step further, NBC News reported. General Motors plans two all-new electric vehicles for release in the next 18 months, the fir...

Air France flight makes emergency landing after engine blowout

Passengers were horrified when the engine fell apart following a "loud thud" and "vibration". Air France confirmed the incident but offered few details, saying passengers were ...

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Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts — Paul George

Until Durant's free-agency flight to Golden State previous year , he and Westbrook were OKC teammates for eight seasons. It just so happens that reigning MVP and Thunder guar...

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Volkswagen to take €2.5bn hit from emissions scandal

Munich prosecutors have named the person taken into custody as Wolfgang Hatz, former board member at VW unit Porsche . So the brands lose a champion on that front, while other hig...

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

Uber's New 'Good Cop' Tack Will Face Test in City Tussles

The mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , who had initially accused Uber of responding to the decision with aggressive threats, said he welcomed the apology and supported the idea o...

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Record-breaking numbers have now signed a petition calling for Transport for London to reverse its decision to strip Uber's licence in the capital. He further tweeted an ap...

Asian Shares Mostly Lower As Fed Turns Hawkish

The Fed statement on the unanimous decision following its two-day policy meeting was little changed from previous statements, reaffirming that officials expect the economic recov...