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Raiders release P King, TE Walford Raiders release P King, TE Walford
- March 31, 2018

King was a staple in special teams for the Raiders, ranking in the top five for punting yardage, according to ESPN, in the 2017 regular season. King ranked sixth in the National Football League in punting average last season at 47.4 yards per kick. (more...)
Clarity needed for European Union students in Brexit transition Clarity needed for European Union students in Brexit transition
- March 30, 2018

With one year to go until Brexit, Theresa May has issued a call for the country to "come together" and seize the opportunities of European Union withdrawal. "Today, one year until the United Kingdom leaves the EU and begins to chart a new course in the world, I am visiting all four nations of the union to hear from people across our country what Brexit means to them". (more...)
Saudi Arabia to create world's biggest solar power firm Saudi Arabia to create world's biggest solar power firm
- March 29, 2018

On Tuesday, at a press conference in New York, Chief Executive of SoftBank Masayoshi Son made the announcement that SoftBank, Saudi Arabia to create World's Biggest Solar Power Project. Although the kingdom has been endeavoring to enter the clean energy sector for years, it started working on the first projects only in 2017, gathering offers for a 300-megawatt plant in October. (more...)
Facebook Collected Text & Call Data of Android Users, #DeleteFacebook Movement Picks Up Facebook Collected Text & Call Data of Android Users, #DeleteFacebook Movement Picks Up
- March 29, 2018

On Wednesday, six consumer and privacy organizations called upon Facebook to cease all campaign contributions and electioneer activity until they ensure the integrity of all apps on the platform. "If any such downstream entity misused data from Facebook , what is the protection available to the data subject?", said one of the queries in the notice. (more...)
Ireland expels Russian diplomat Ireland expels Russian diplomat
- March 29, 2018

Russia's Ambassador to Ireland Yury Filatov has been told one of his staff must "leave the jurisdiction". In a statement, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said the incident was a "grave challenge to our shared security". " "The use of chemical weapons, including the use of any toxic chemicals as weapons, by anyone, anywhere, is particularly shocking and abhorrent." ". (more...)
Fourth Quarter Growth Adjusted Upward to 2.9 Percent Fourth Quarter Growth Adjusted Upward to 2.9 Percent
- March 29, 2018

U.S. GDP picked up pace since 2013 and increased pace in 2014. Economists polled by Reuters had expected that fourth-quarter GDP growth would be revised up to a 2.7% rate. This was the last of the three official estimates for the fourth quarter of 2017. A number in line with the expectation is unlikely to be positive for the Dollar as it already remains downbeat despite tax reform as the focus is on monetary policies from other central banks and trade tensions. (more...)
Walmart Bans Cosmopolitan Magazine From Checkout Aisles Walmart Bans Cosmopolitan Magazine From Checkout Aisles
- March 29, 2018

They will also continue to evaluate all the products in their stores and make changes where necessary. Originally founded in the late 19th century, the magazine underwent a renaissance in the 1960s when it became known for pushing the envelope for sexual content, fashion and entertainment gossip. (more...)
How Facebook Users Are Responding To The Cambridge Analytica Scandal How Facebook Users Are Responding To The Cambridge Analytica Scandal
- March 29, 2018

Christopher Wylie, who worked at Cambridge Analytica and has brought forward accusations about how the company allegedly misused data from as many as 50 million Facebook users, told a committee in the U.K. "We enjoy the benefits of electricity, despite the fact that it can literally kill you". Wylie portrayed Cambridge Analytica and its parent company, Strategic Communication Laboratories, as totally without qualms about breaking laws and undermining democracies around the world. (more...)
Self's best coaching job? KU doubted all year until Final Four run Self's best coaching job? KU doubted all year until Final Four run
- March 29, 2018

The first half was tightly played with neither team gaining a lead of more than four points. Vick averaged 17.4 points on 56 percent shooting to go with 6.4 rebounds, offering enough hops and athleticism to be the team's best dunker and a capable rebounder from the perimeter. (more...)
Kansas woman at center of 1954 school segregation ruling dies, 76 Kansas woman at center of 1954 school segregation ruling dies, 76
- March 28, 2018

Brown never got the chance to attend Sumner. At the same time, schools with 90 percent white student populations fell from 39 percent to 18 percent. She declined comment from the family. They were concerned not about the quality of education that their children were receiving, they were concerned about the amount - or distance, that the child had to go to receive an education, ' she said. (more...)
Government demands commitments from Melrose over GKN bid Government demands commitments from Melrose over GKN bid
- March 28, 2018

In one of Britain's most tightly fought corporate battles for years, shareholders have until 1200 GMT on Thursday to accept the hostile bid from turnaround specialist Melrose, or GKN's plan to split off its auto unit and combine it with USA group Dana, leaving GKN focused on aerospace. (more...)
GSK buys $13B in healthcare shares from Novartis GSK buys $13B in healthcare shares from Novartis
- March 28, 2018

Considering that the stock recent volume of 7868201 shares, this represents a pretty noteworthy trading in volume size. It has underperformed by 12.44% the S&P500. Monroe Bankshares And Mi holds 0.02% in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) or 500 shares. As per Tuesday, January 16, the company rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital. (more...)
Huntsville Remington operations to continue following bankruptcy, leaders say Huntsville Remington operations to continue following bankruptcy, leaders say
- March 27, 2018

The company's owner, hedge-fund Cerberus Capital Management reportedly intends to sell the company off once its debts have been successfully restructured. As part of a settlement approved in March 2017, Remington agreed to replace the triggers for free in more than 7.5 million guns . "I still think Remington's bankruptcy is not only reflective of the overall downturn in the firearms market over the past 16 months, but also the particular difficulty that producers of modern sporting ... (more...)
Elon Musk has deleted the Telsa and SpaceX Facebook Pages Elon Musk has deleted the Telsa and SpaceX Facebook Pages
- March 27, 2018

On the other hand, Relative Strength Index (RSI 14), a momentum oscillator that measures the speed and change of price movements, for this individual stock stands at 34.35. A Beta component of the stock stands at 1.08. Although market capitalization is key to consider, don't invest (or not invest) based exclusively on it. (more...)
Dow falls more than 700 points on trade fears Dow falls more than 700 points on trade fears
- March 26, 2018

The Dow shed 1,100 points in the last two trading days. Stocks sank again, giving Wall Street its worst week in two years, as fear gripped investors that China and the US were headed for a trade war. China said hours later that it "is not afraid of and will not recoil from a trade war". The German DAX was down 1.77 percent and the British FTSE 100 droped.44 percent. (more...)
No Involvement In Air India Acquisition, Says IndiGo No Involvement In Air India Acquisition, Says IndiGo
- March 26, 2018

It may be noted that Israel's national carrier, El Al, operates direct flights between Tel Aviv and Mumbai. Saudi Arabia has opened its airspace for the first time allowing commercial direct flights from India to Israel after lifting a 70-year old overfly ban. (more...)
Nifty Closes Below the Level of 10000 Nifty Closes Below the Level of 10000
- March 26, 2018

According to Prateek Jain, Director at Hem Securities: "Global trade war tensions spooked investors today after US President Donald Trump ordered at least $50 billion in tariffs on Chinese imports and China announced plans for reciprocal tariffs on $3 billion of imports from the US". (more...)
Qantas non-stop flight between the United Kingdom and Australia touches down in London Qantas non-stop flight between the United Kingdom and Australia touches down in London
- March 26, 2018

It arrived at Heathrow at 05:03 local time today with 16 crew and more than 200 passengers on board (above) after a 17h 3min flight. This new link is part of Qantas' ambitious plans, unveiled over the past two years, to add ultra long-haul flights to its global schedules, The Telegraph reported. (more...)
Justin Thomas leads the pack into Dell Match Play knockout round
- March 26, 2018

Watson won 3 and 2, which sent the 24-year-old Thomas to the third-place match against Alex Noren. "But I'm just anxious about trying to beat Bubba Watson tomorrow". But it was real, and Kisner closed the door two holes later when Poulter hit an approach in the water and eventually conceded the hole. Spieth righted his round with three birdies, but Reed clinched victory with a 40-foot birdie putt on 17. (more...)
Trump's Plan to Punish the US Economy Trump's Plan to Punish the US Economy
- March 26, 2018

Trump imposed tariffs on about Dollars 60 billion worth of Chinese imports to punish the country for its "unfair" seizure of American intellectual property, a move that could escalate the already tense trade relations between the world's two biggest economies. (more...)
Lopetegui happy with Spain showing against 'physically stronger' Germany Lopetegui happy with Spain showing against 'physically stronger' Germany
- March 25, 2018

Germany boss Joachim Loew started with six World Cup winners from 2014 in Mats Hummels , Jerome Boateng , Sami Khedira, Toni Kroos , Mueller and Mesut Ozil. Germany were looking to go in front for the first time after the break but David de Gea showed why he is so in-demand with a stunning save to deny Julian Draxler. (more...)
TRACKING: Winter Storm Friday Night & Saturday TRACKING: Winter Storm Friday Night & Saturday
- March 25, 2018

On Wednesday, a woman died when a van overturned in a weather-related crash. According to the National Weather Service , total snow accumulations of three to six inches are possible. New Jersey recovers from 4th storm: By Thursday morning, State Police reported 516 motor vehicle accidents and 598 motorist aids. Several schools districts across the tri-state began posting closures Tuesday afternoon ahead of the storm's arrival. (more...)
Toys R Us founder Charles Lazarus dies Toys R Us founder Charles Lazarus dies
- March 25, 2018

Those sales were likely to start Friday instead. While liquidation sales at Toys R Us were believed to begin Thursday morning, but there was a company-wide delay the store was slated to start the sale Friday and continue until everything is gone, KMOV reported . (more...)
United Kingdom watchdog reviews evidence after Cambridge Analytica search United Kingdom watchdog reviews evidence after Cambridge Analytica search
- March 25, 2018

He then allegedly transferred the personal data of over 50 million users to the data mining firm Cambridge Analytica, who in turn sold it to several political parties across the world to run targeted campaigns to users. We need to fix that. One congressional aide said Thursday's briefings are a precursor to formal testimony from the senior executives . Writing on his Facebook page , Zuckerberg said "the most important actions to prevent this from happening again today we have ... (more...)
Men's basketball: Villanova shoots down West Virginia Men's basketball: Villanova shoots down West Virginia
- March 24, 2018

Of 15 players named to the first three teams, 10 played the guard position with the only big men being first team forwards Marvin Bagley III of Duke and Deandre Ayton of Arizona, second team center Jock Landale of St. The duo combined for 12 points over the previous four games - the three at the Big 12 Tournament and the NCAA Tournament opener. The Wildcats won the national championship in 2016. (more...)