Colonial Pipeline to temporarily close gasoline transport pipeline

On Thursday morning, the average price of a gallon of gasoline in the US was $2.462, up nearly 2 cents from yesterday and 11 cents from last week, according to fuel tracking site GasBuddy. Additionally, two East Coast refineries have already run out ... More..

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Amazon's Alexa to work with Microsoft's Cortana
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Amazon's Alexa to work with Microsoft's Cortana

While the move is geared toward consumers, it also has deep ties in the enterprise and could set the stage for future deals. For two years since its inception, AI-powered digital assistant Alexa has seen C...More..

Toshiba Says Deal Talks For Memory Biz Sale Still Ongoing
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Toshiba Says Deal Talks For Memory Biz Sale Still Ongoing

The beleaguered Japanese conglomerate confirmed that it tried its best to seal a deal but failed to come to an agreement with any of the interested parties. A previous deal, led by Bain was chosen by Toshiba as...More..

Harvey price gouging offenders will pay, Texas AG Paxton says
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Harvey price gouging offenders will pay, Texas AG Paxton says

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott also spoke out against price gouging, calling it "un-Texan". Anyone who does so can be hit with a $20,000 fine per occurrence, or up to $250,000 if the victim is someone age 65 or older...More..

Harvey knocks out more refineries, sending pump prices higher for United States motorists
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Harvey knocks out more refineries, sending pump prices higher for United States motorists

He continued, "As gas prices go up refineries around the globe are seeing incentives to send gas to the United States". In the Spokane metro area, a gallon of regular cost an average of $2.83, up 13 cents f...More..

GDP revised up more than expected on stronger business and consumer spending
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

GDP revised up more than expected on stronger business and consumer spending

The result is a healthy upward revision from the government's initial estimate of 2.6% growth in the second quarter. Paul Ashworth, chief USA economist at Capital Economics, said he believed that the streng...More..

by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Rangers facing criticism for refusing to swap home series with Astros

BREAKING: AP Source: Astros to play Rangers , Mets series at Tropicana Field in Florida . "They wanted all six games at their park". Another likely factor from the Rangers' perspective was that a home...More..

Google Assistant Comes To Anker, Panasonic, Mobvoi Speakers & LG Appliances
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Google Assistant Comes To Anker, Panasonic, Mobvoi Speakers & LG Appliances

Anker is also behind the Alexa-enabled Eufy Genie , which retails for under $35. Google's smart speaker the Google Home is now available at a discounted price at Micro Center, the discounts being offere...More..

FDA Approves First Gene Therapy in the United States
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

FDA Approves First Gene Therapy in the United States

The US Food and Drug Administration approved a new leukemia treatment, which the agency considers the first gene therapy it has cleared to hit the market in the United States. It's a completely different way ...More..

Domino's are testing self-driving delivery cars with built-in warming ovens
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Domino's are testing self-driving delivery cars with built-in warming ovens

What that means is we will be looking at how customers respond to this new experience, which will require them to interact with the self-driving auto instead of a delivery person - walking out to the vehicle ...More..

Jeff Immelt bows out of consideration for Uber CEO job
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Jeff Immelt bows out of consideration for Uber CEO job

The company is now on the lookout for a new CEO and Benchmark feels that the presence of certain board members, thought to be Kalanick's acolytes, will hamper the whole exercise. Meg Whitman, the Hewlett Pack...More..

Harvey alters airline schedules - check your flights
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Harvey alters airline schedules - check your flights

The FAA expects that airport might reopen noon Monday. The humanitarian rescue mission underscores the severity of Hurricane Harvey's impact on the Houston area. Additionally, San Diego Customers will be ...More..

Gilead Buys Kite Pharma, Founded by Israelis, for $11.9 Billion
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Gilead Buys Kite Pharma, Founded by Israelis, for $11.9 Billion

Shares of Kite reached a new all-time high on Monday, and the company's shares have already traded hands more than eight times its average volume. The hedge fund held 225,000 shares of the health care company...More..

Amazon Prime Members To See Special Perks at Whole Foods
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Amazon Prime Members To See Special Perks at Whole Foods

Amazon has bought Whole Foods, a more niche-oriented grocery store. After the online giant's $13.7 billion buyout of the natural-foods chain closed Monday morning, Amazon slashed prices on select items acr...More..

Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt says he won't run Uber
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt says he won't run Uber

Immelt was among the finalists for the job. Uber Technologies Inc.is moving closer to picking a new chief executive officer, who will fill the seat left vacant for more than two months since the abrupt ou...More..

NZ dollar falls back toward 72 U.S. cts
by | Sunday, August 27, 2017

NZ dollar falls back toward 72 U.S. cts

US stocks got off to a strong start after President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn, said the White House would turn its attention to the long-awaited tax reform agenda from next week. The lo...More..

Uber's business continues to grow amid recent turmoil
by | Sunday, August 27, 2017

Uber's business continues to grow amid recent turmoil

Uber trimmed its losses 14 percent in the second quarter from a year ago, as the ride-hailing giant grew bookings, trips and revenue. The San Francisco-based company said it lost $645 million in the second qu...More..

Samsung heir sentenced to five years in prison in South Korea
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Samsung heir sentenced to five years in prison in South Korea

The jailing of Samsung heir Jay Y. Lee who was found guilty of bribery after a six-month trial has been greeted with angry demonstrations by hundreds of die-hard supporters of ousted South Korean Preside...More..

Hunting plc (HTG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Hunting plc (HTG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd

Credit Suisse Ag reported 0% in Endologix, Inc. The stock of Novae Group Plc (LON:NVA) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, February 9 by Numis Securities. The stock of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL) has "Neut...More..

Was treasury secretary trip on official plane for eclipse — BBCI
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Was treasury secretary trip on official plane for eclipse — BBCI

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin of using a government plane to secure a good view of Monday's eclipse. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's trip to Kentucky with his wife has already been eclipsed by her...More..

Most Americans say Trump's behavior 'not what I expect from a president'
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Most Americans say Trump's behavior 'not what I expect from a president'

President Donald Trump's approach to relations with North Korea, a survey showed Thursday. "I said everything. I hit him with neo-Nazi". "I really think they don't like our country ". He later called out...More..

Amazon to cut prices on Whole Foods staples
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Amazon to cut prices on Whole Foods staples

The company plans to set up lockers for Amazon pickups at Whole Food stores, and it also plans to integrate Prime membership with the Whole Foods loyalty program. Beyond that, some Whole Foods stores wi...More..

Apple Officially Announces New Iowa Data Center
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Apple Officially Announces New Iowa Data Center

The 400,000-square-foot data center will "strengthen the relationships" in Iowa, where 30 Apple suppliers, including 3M and Qorvo, already operate, Cook said. The decision was lauded by Iowa Governor Kim Re...More..

Dixons Carphone sees £800m wiped off its market cap
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Dixons Carphone sees £800m wiped off its market cap

The group have also been hit by the removal of roaming fees in Europe , which has been predicted to hit Dixons Carphone by between 10 and 40 million pounds this year alone. "As a outcome, we have seen an inc...More..

Do Institutional Investors Love Smucker JM Co (NYSE:SJM)?
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Do Institutional Investors Love Smucker JM Co (NYSE:SJM)?

It has underperformed by 17.54% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website . Blair William Il owns 159,799 shares. Norinchukin Bank & ...More..

White House envoy Jared Kushner begins Mideast peace push
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

White House envoy Jared Kushner begins Mideast peace push

After meeting with Israeli officials, the team will travel to Ramallah for talks with the Palestinians, headed by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas . "Looking at two-state and one-state, and I li...More..

Amazon: We're lowering Whole Foods prices on Monday
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Amazon: We're lowering Whole Foods prices on Monday

Amazon's $13.7 billion takeover of Whole Foods , a deal that has massive implications for both e-commerce and how we shop for food, will close on Monday . Among other Whole Foods items getting discounts Mond...More..

USA extends sanctions against North Korea
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

USA extends sanctions against North Korea

Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday it was preparing countermeasures in the wake of a decision by the U.S. Treasury Department to impose sanctions on Russian individuals and entities over their ties to ...More..

Indian minister to quit office following rail derailments
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Indian minister to quit office following rail derailments

Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu has also offered to resign after a meeting with PM Modi on Wednesday. His resignation comes days after high-speed Utkal Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar, killing...More..

Dwyane Wade enrolls children in South Florida school
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Dwyane Wade enrolls children in South Florida school

While that number has been kept in Wade's circle, it's not even in the same zip code the Bulls are shopping in. Wade is a 12-time All-Star and three-time National Basketball Association champion who could con...More..

Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) PT Raised to $112.00
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) PT Raised to $112.00

We believe this is the strongest reflection of the firm's efforts to verticalize its product portfolio, and management echoed this sentiment by calling out numerous wins in the financial services and healthcare...More..

Nestle, Unilever, Tyson Join IBM's Long List of Blockchain Project Partners
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Nestle, Unilever, Tyson Join IBM's Long List of Blockchain Project Partners

Consortium members Nestlé , Wal-Mart Stores, Unilever , Dole , Kroger, Golden State Foods, McCormick and Company, Driscoll's, McLane Company and Tyson Foods have agreed to collaborate with IBM Corp on that...More..

'Laggard' Ford announces line of fully-electric vehicles for Chinese market
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

'Laggard' Ford announces line of fully-electric vehicles for Chinese market

Today, Ford announced that they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Anhui Zotye Automobile Co., Ltd., a major manufacturer of all-electric vehicles in China , for a joint-venture for "the develop...More..

Secret Superstar's first song, 'Main Kaun Hoon' released
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Secret Superstar's first song, 'Main Kaun Hoon' released

Aamir Khan released the first song of the film " Main Kaun Hoon " along with a cryptic message on social media. The song is picturized on Dangal actress Zaira Wasim . She takes the help of a burqa in order ...More..

Total buys Maersk Oil for $7.45 Billion
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Total buys Maersk Oil for $7.45 Billion

The deal ranks among the largest that a super-major has done since oil prices crashed in 2014. Maersk has a 8.44 percent stake in the giant Johan Sverdrup project led by Norway's Statoil ( STL.OL ) which is e...More..

Malaysia apologizes for showing Indonesia's flag as Poland's
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Malaysia apologizes for showing Indonesia's flag as Poland's

The mistake was spotted at the opening ceremony of the Games in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, sparking an outcry in Indonesia . Mr Widodo said Indonesia wanted an official apology "as it concerns the pride a...More..

Stealth Maritime collides with US Navy destroyer
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Stealth Maritime collides with US Navy destroyer

It is the second accident involving a US Navy destroyer in Asian waters in little more than two months. "As details continue to emerge, we can be proud of the heroic effort by the crew to tend to the need...More..

Trump Responds After UA CEO Kevin Plank Resigns From Manufacturing Council
by | Monday, August 21, 2017

Trump Responds After UA CEO Kevin Plank Resigns From Manufacturing Council

Plank did not specifically mention Trump or Charlottesville , but said his company will focus on promoting "unity, diversity and inclusion" through sports. "Identifying with the president in this way was goi...More..

Washington launches probe on Beijing's intellectual property practices
by | Sunday, August 20, 2017

Washington launches probe on Beijing's intellectual property practices

The probe has been launched under the Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974. In a memorandum on August 14, President Donald Trump had directed the USTR to do so. Some have questioned the effectiveness of any...More..

The Response in South Korea to Threats of War? A Collective ¯_(ツ)_/¯
by | Sunday, August 20, 2017

The Response in South Korea to Threats of War? A Collective ¯_(ツ)_/¯

The intense rhetoric on both sides has raised fears of a miscalculation leading to catastrophic consequences - Pyongyang has vast artillery forces deployed within range of Seoul , where millions of people li...More..

Personal Information of almost 2 Million Chicago Voters Exposed on Amazon Server
by | Sunday, August 20, 2017

Personal Information of almost 2 Million Chicago Voters Exposed on Amazon Server

The voter rolls contain information for more than 1.8 million people, including their names, dates of birth, state ID numbers, and the last four digits of their Social Security numbers.They don't include voting...More..

North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail'
by | Sunday, August 20, 2017

North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail'

Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff , told ABC News' Martha Raddatz . The intense rhetoric on both sides has raised fears of a miscalculation leading to catastrophic consequences - Pyongya...More..

by | Sunday, August 20, 2017

Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB) Hits 52-Week Low

Therefore 67% are positive. The balance sheet health of any company plays a key role in its ability to meet its obligations and maintain the faith of its investment base. We can set aside stochastics, this is...More..

Fed Minutes: Fed Split Over Path Of Rate Hikes
by | Sunday, August 20, 2017

Fed Minutes: Fed Split Over Path Of Rate Hikes

But after raising the key interest rate twice this year, monetary policymakers have found themselves hard pressed to explain the absence of inflation, as closely-watched measures have remained weak or even retr...More..

Sportsman's Warehouse Gains After Strong Earnings; Hibbett Sports Shares Tumble
by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

Sportsman's Warehouse Gains After Strong Earnings; Hibbett Sports Shares Tumble

Tcw Grp reported 10,000 shares stake. 22,791 are held by Bremer Tru Association. Afam Capital Inc. increased its position in Foot Locker by 3.0% in the second quarter. Marsh & Mclennan Cos Inc Com Us$1.00 (NY...More..

Brexit talks' second stage to be pushed back to December
by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

Brexit talks' second stage to be pushed back to December

The proposed customs agreement must ensure that as long as Ireland remains a member of the EU, Irish citizenship also confers EU citizenship, with all the rights that go with this, the paper said. The Governm...More..

Indian IT giant Infosys's chief executive quits over 'personal attacks'
by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

Indian IT giant Infosys's chief executive quits over 'personal attacks'

In a dramatic turn of events the board, too, formally blamed Murthy for Sikka's departure. "According to independent director and co-chairman Ravi Venkatesan, the company will now start the hunt for a new CEO...More..

by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

Trump implored to fire 3 White House staffers

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 204.03 points, or 0.93 percent, to 21,820.84, the S&P 500 lost 29.53 points, or 1.20 percent, to 2,438.58 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 98.96 points, or 1.56 percent, to...More..

Online security firm yanks protections for neo-Nazi site
by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

Online security firm yanks protections for neo-Nazi site

For any content hosts that do reject content as part of the enforcement of their terms of service, we have long recommended that they implement procedural protections to mitigate mistakes, or are pressured by s...More..

Saudi Arabia reopens Qatar border for hajj pilgrims
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Saudi Arabia reopens Qatar border for hajj pilgrims

The Qatari citizens will be granted entry through the Salwa Al-Bari Port border crossing to perform the annual pilgrimage, without needing electronic permission. The country's State Minister for Foreign Affai...More..