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Finance Shouting #StoptheFCC, Net Neutrality Defenders Target Lawmakers and Verizon Nationwide
Author: 0 Shouting #StoptheFCC, Net Neutrality Defenders Target Lawmakers and Verizon Nationwide

The protesters said that this will give large cable companies room to charge extra fees, censor and block users. That's what locals were saying Thursday as they turned out to protest the possible end of net neutrality. This following the FCC's proposal to end the open internet order and rollback net neutrality protections. Despite the ongoing lobbying efforts, those who have helped organize the demonstrations remain hopeful that widespread outrage over Pai's plan could push members of ...

Finance Traders Sell Amazon.com (AMZN) on Strength
Author: 0 Traders Sell Amazon.com (AMZN) on Strength

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Amazon.com, Inc. The stock increased 0.10% or $1.18 during the last trading session, reaching $1160.97. Axa invested in 1.04% or 237,073 shares. (NASDAQ:TTWO). Acadian Asset Management Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 0% or 101 shares. Schaper Benz & Wise Counsel Wi owns 795 shares for 0.12% of their portfolio.

Finance American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance
Author: 0 American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

That puts total institutional holdings at 39,278,701 shares, according to SEC filings. About 4.82 million shares traded or 176.16% up from the average. The ERP5 Rank is an investment tool that analysts use to discover undervalued companies. Dell Technologies net loss narrowed on stronger revenue growth but margins remained under pressure.

Finance Apple rapidly squashes iOS 11.2 HomeKit bug
Author: 0 Apple rapidly squashes iOS 11.2 HomeKit bug

Apple recently discovered a zero-day vulnerability to their HomeKit framework that would allow accessories like locks to be accessed remotely. To exploit the bug the attackers would need to know the email address associated with the Apple ID of the homeowner and knowledge of how the system worked.

Finance Bryan Singer denies allegation that he raped a 17-year-old boy
Author: 0 Bryan Singer denies allegation that he raped a 17-year-old boy

Sanchez-Guzman was 17 at the time, and was allegedly given a tour of the boat by Singer, according to court filings obtained by Deadline . When they got to one of the rooms, the suit alleges Singer thrust his body on Guzman, forced him to the floor, shoved Guzman's face against his crotch and demanded he perform oral sex.

Finance Sensex surges 301 points to surpass 33000-mark, Nifty above 10250
Author: 0 Sensex surges 301 points to surpass 33000-mark, Nifty above 10250

Sustained buying in the trade on Thursday trade provided cushion to the indices that eventually led to both the Sensex and Nifty wrapping up the session with gains of over 1%. Prominent gainers included Tata Motors, Bharti Airtel, Adani Ports, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Maruti Suzuki, ONGC, HDFC Bank, HDFC Ltd, Bajaj Auto, Wipro, TCS, Cipla, and SBI, gaining up to 1.68%.

Finance Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona is expected to resign
Author: 0 Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona is expected to resign

Franks, an abortion opponent, drew a sharp response from Democrats during a 2013 House committee debate when he said, "The incidence of rape resulting in pregnancy are very low". Trent is now serving his eight term in Congress - he was first elected in 2002. A former staffer also alleged that Franks tried to persuade a female aide that they were in love by having her read an article that described how a person knows they're in love with someone, the sources said.

Finance Wall Street Analysts See 3.2% for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)
Author: 0 Wall Street Analysts See 3.2% for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

At the moment, the average analyst rating for WMT is Hold. Citigroup upped their price target on shares of Wal-Mart Stores from $78.00 to $80.00 and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Tuesday, August 15th. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink . It also upped Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) stake by 161,267 shares and now owns 208,535 shares.

Finance Airlines Ban Smart Bags That Lack Removable Batteries
Author: 0 Airlines Ban Smart Bags That Lack Removable Batteries

The new restrictions by United States airlines are a blow to smart-luggage companies like Bluesmart , whose batteries are not removable. If United Continental and Southwest Airlines also enact similar smart-luggage policies (something they've already indicated will happen), then the bags will be subject to such rules in over 80 percent of US air traffic.

Finance Get an 18:9 display smartphone for under £100
Author: 0 Get an 18:9 display smartphone for under £100

Xiaomi has just unveiled the latest addition to their Redmi series of smartphones. It offers both a Fingerprint sensor and an Infrared sensor. Xiaomi's new flagship phones are encased in aluminum, and come in blue, pink, Gold and black colors.

Finance NC county's servers held for ransom by hackers
Author: 0 NC county's servers held for ransom by hackers

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina will not pay "ransomware criminals $23,000 to unlock numerous county's applications that have been frozen since Monday", county officials said in a release Wednesday afternoon. The problem started when a county employee clicked on an email attachment that unleashed malicious software onto the county servers. The county of more than 1 million residents includes North Carolina's largest city, Charlotte, though that municipality appears not to have been ...

Finance Air Pollution Can Permanently Damage Children's Brains, Lowers IQ
Author: 0 Air Pollution Can Permanently Damage Children's Brains, Lowers IQ

The UNICEF report notes that breathing in particular air pollution can damage brain tissue and undermine cognitive development which he said can set children back and have a lasting effect on their progress in life. The paper outlined steps for parents to take at home, focusing on monitoring children's respiratory health and reducing their exposure to fumes produced by cooking or heating fires or smoking tobacco.

Author: 0 Sensex extends losses as RBI holds policy rate

At 12.30 PM: Sensex slumped 111 points or 0.34% to 32,690.59 while the wider Nifty was down by over 47 points or 0.47% to 10,070.50. In this index, the stocks who were in negative were - Union Bank at Rs 156 per piece (3.20%), followed by Canara Bank at Rs 366.30 per piece (2.02%), Bank of Baroda at Rs 166.75 per piece (1.91%), SBI at Rs 313.05 per piece (1.90%), PNB at Rs 172.85 per piece (1.76%) and Syndicate Bank at Rs 86.50 per piece (1.54%).

Finance Colin Kaepernick up for TIME person of the year
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick up for TIME person of the year

The 2017 Person of the Year will be unveiled on NBC's "Today" show on Wednesday morning. On the list were the Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos , The Dreamers (thousands of undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S.by their parents as children), Jenkins, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , NFL free agent Colin Kaepernick , the #MeToo movement, Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Mueller , Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , Donald Trump , and President of China Xi Jinping .

Author: 0 UPS struggles to keep up with Cyber Monday orders

It expects to be back to normal operations by the end of Wednesday. Along with rival FedEx Corp., UPS has benefited greatly in recent years from the growth in online shopping. UPS has underperformed the market so far this year, up 5 percent versus the S&P 500's 18 percent since January. The seasonal challenges have been compounded by the fact the improving economy has made it more hard - and expensive - to find seasonal help.

Finance New charges for man acquitted of pier shooting
Author: 0 New charges for man acquitted of pier shooting

Federal prosecutors Tuesday said new immigration and weapons charges have been filed against Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, an undocumented immigrant who was acquitted last week on murder charges in the fatal shooting of San Francisco resident Kate Steinle.

Finance JAL Partners with Supersonic Aircraft Developer
Author: 0 JAL Partners with Supersonic Aircraft Developer

Japan Airlines will also lend its knowledge and experience to help Boom develop its supersonic passenger aircraft, which could fly at a speed of Mach 2.2 (1,451 mph) and cut global travel times in half as soon as 2023. "JAL's passionate, visionary team offers decades of practical knowledge and wisdom on everything from the passenger experience to technical operations", Scholl said.

Finance Violence against women concerns us all
Author: 0 Violence against women concerns us all

The anniversary falls on the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women . Seven out of 10 Albertans have known a woman who has experienced physical or sexual abuse, McLean said. "Every Albertan has the right to live without fear and violence". Canada was shaken 28 years ago by the violent mass murder of 14 young women at École Polytechnique, generating awareness on the ongoing social issue of gender-based violence and misogyny.

Finance The Best Places to Work in Travel and Tourism
Author: 0 The Best Places to Work in Travel and Tourism

Boston Scientific was ranked the 35th best place to work by employees, while Forrester and Kronos Incorporated came in at number 36 and number 63, respectively. Hohman says they each offer company cultures that are unique to them. Without further ado, here are the top 10 tech companies to work for in the US, along with what some employees say about them.

Author: 0 Bank of America Corp (BAC) Holdings Boosted by Wealthfront Inc

About 84.07M shares traded or 23.44% up from the average. Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 13th. 116,988 are held by First Trust. Cooke & Bieler LP reported 0.68% stake. 61,984 were accumulated by Regal Advisors Ltd Co. Douglass Winthrop Advsr Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.02% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC).

Author: 0 Cineworld and Regal in Blockbuster Merger to Challenge AMC

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System owned about 0.10% of Regal Entertainment Group worth $3,354,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. The stock is trading for about -18.8% less than its 52-week high.

Finance Disney could announce deal for Fox assets next week
Author: 0 Disney could announce deal for Fox assets next week

Twenty First Centy Fox Inc now has $61.95B valuation. The stock increased 2.18% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $33.81. Invesco stated it has 0.12% in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . (NASDAQ: FOXA ) on Thursday, March 17 to "Neutral" rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . (NASDAQ: FOXA ) on Monday, June 12 with "Buy" rating.

Finance Emergency protective order issued against OU running back Rodney Anderson
Author: 0 Emergency protective order issued against OU running back Rodney Anderson

While discussing the events of the night with a friend weeks later, she was "recalling images and feelings of him forcing his fingers" inside her, the court filing says. "Mr. Anderson first learned of (the) request for a civil protective order late yesterday evening", the statement reads. The Associated Press does not identify people who say they have been sexually assaulted without their permission to publish their name.

Finance The Mod Squad: YouTube to Protect Kids With Army of Content Moderators
Author: 0 The Mod Squad: YouTube to Protect Kids With Army of Content Moderators

For instance, Wojcicki says that YouTube will have 10,000 people working to address questionable content by 2018 - noting that human reviewers are essential to training the company's machine learning systems. Susan Wojcicki , chief executive of YouTube , noted how the video site can be used for good but also has a dark side, allowing bad people spread harassment, harm and hate .

Finance Apple will repay billions in owed taxes to Ireland
Author: 0 Apple will repay billions in owed taxes to Ireland

The Wall Street Journal reported this morning , however, that Ireland will begin collecting the sum "as soon as early next year" once the two sides agree to the terms of an escrow fund for the money. With Apple's appeal still in process, the tax payments will be made into an escrow account. The Commission in October had routinely initiated proceedings against the Government for its failure to recover the tax, which had been ruled by the Commission as an illegal favouring of the company by ...

Finance Starbucks Opens Premium Reserve Roastery in China
Author: 0 Starbucks Opens Premium Reserve Roastery in China

It's also Starbucks' first store to utilize augmented reality technology: Customers can point their mobile phones at various items inside the store to access more information about their coffee and to unlock "virtual badges" to share on social media.

Finance Here's where you can get FREE treats on National Cookie Day!
Author: 0 Here's where you can get FREE treats on National Cookie Day!

Run, don't walk, to the following places for your free cookie fix! Until Dec. 8, you can get a bag for free with coupons at supermarkets like Shop'n Save and Cub Foods . Cookies are a sweet treat full of different ingredients including nuts, fruits and chocolates. Find a store near you here. It's one of a plethora of "holidays" that exist primarily so businesses can promote themselves , but in this case, the Holiday Industrial Complex is serving up a bunch of free cookies, so maybe we ...

Finance UK Authorities Plan Crackdown on Bitcoin
Author: 0 UK Authorities Plan Crackdown on Bitcoin

The British government is planning to introduce strict regulations of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin to combat crime like tax evasion and money laundering . He added: "It would be timely to have a proper look at what this means. It may be that we want to speed up our use of these kinds of things in this country, but that makes it all the more important that we don't have a regulatory lag".

Finance Watchdog to probe Google, Facebook impact
Author: 0 Watchdog to probe Google, Facebook impact

The Australian government ordered the inquiry in September, as part of a larger media law reform effort, brought on by concerns about the state and quality of journalism in the country, where 2,000 media jobs have been cut since 2011. The inquiry will consider the impact of such sites on media and advertising markets, as well as the level of choice and quality of news for consumers.

Finance Co-op to sell cut price food after 'best before' date
Author: 0 Co-op to sell cut price food after 'best before' date

Shoppers living in East Anglia can now buy dried foods and tinned products beyond their "best before" date , for just 10p. Resource efficiency experts WRAP estimates that £13bn worth of edible food is wasted in Britain every year - the majority of which is thrown away needlessly.

Finance The Winklevoss Twins Just Became the First Ever Bitcoin Billionaires
Author: 0 The Winklevoss Twins Just Became the First Ever Bitcoin Billionaires

It's generally believed that the twins are the first people (excluding the original creator... which is a whole other insane story that we'll cover soon) to become billionaires thanks to Bitcoin investments. Investors are being drawn in by the promise of big gains. As of 8.05 a.m. GMT (3.05 a.m. ET), bitcoin is up 2.79% against the dollar to $11,554.83.

Finance Cboe beats CME to bitcoin futures launch with December 10 start
Author: 0 Cboe beats CME to bitcoin futures launch with December 10 start

This memorandum is considered advertising under applicable state laws. The price of bitcoin slumped 10.9 per cent from a record high of $US11,845 to $US10,550 before bouncing back to $US11,294 at 11am Perth time. Cboe's bitcoin futures will trade on CFE under the ticker symbol 'XBT.' XBTSM futures are cash-settled contracts based on Gemini's auction price for bitcoin, denominated in USA dollars.

Finance Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote
Author: 0 Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote

The Attorney General's Office has set up a website for New Yorkers where you can check to see if your identity was used without your consent . Between June and November, Schneiderman's office requested logs and "other records" from the FCC nine times, but has received "no substantive response to our investigative requests".

Finance Ford sues John Cena for reselling his new $500000 GT supercar
Author: 0 Ford sues John Cena for reselling his new $500000 GT supercar

Cena seemed to respond to the lawsuit by posting a photo on his Instagram account, which you can see below. Ford filed a lawsuit against the WWE superstar in U.S. Ford is looking for Cena to return profits from the sale, along with other damages. "Ford has suffered additional damages and losses, including, but not limited to, loss of brand value, ambassador activity, and customer goodwill due to the improper sale".

Finance Glitch has American looking for pilots for holiday flights
Author: 0 Glitch has American looking for pilots for holiday flights

The Christmas season is already a chaotic time for many people, but a computer glitch could make things even more hard for American Airlines and anyone scheduled to fly with them next month. "At this point, it's a big problem", he said. "Many dread the crowds already without this lingering uncertainty". American says this can be you after all, this holidays.

Finance Amazon Cleans Up Poop After Delivery Woman Caught Going On The Job
Author: 0 Amazon Cleans Up Poop After Delivery Woman Caught Going On The Job

Surveillance video appears to show a delivery driver contracted by Amazon defecating in a gutter in front of a South Sacramento home. The driver is seen in the video squatting outside the front passenger door of the delivery truck. Shocked, Bautista took to social media, asking the company to deal with the issue. "I didn't want it stinking up my can", Bautista said. The customer did not say whether she provided a better review for the second package.

Finance Korea in Group F with Germany, Mexico, Sweden for Russia World Cup
Author: 0 Korea in Group F with Germany, Mexico, Sweden for Russia World Cup

In this file photo taken on November 13, 2017, South Korea national football team captain Ki Sung-yueng (C) trains with teammates at Munsu Football Stadium in Ulsan. The last thing Mexico wanted was a tournament opener against Germany, which will take place June 17 in Moscow. Several MLS players were drawn into the proverbial "Group of Death" at the 2018 World Cup on Friday.