Trump eager to sign bill rolling back Dodd-Frank

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney contributed two pieces of legislation to the reform bill, including one that extends the time between bank accounting exams, and another that rolls back escrow regulations. The smaller banks are now no longer subject to s... More..

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SpaceX's Elon Musk Proposes Media Company That Rates Journalists. Is He Serious?
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

SpaceX's Elon Musk Proposes Media Company That Rates Journalists. Is He Serious?

Elon Mask announced the launch of a new site called Pravda (it is "truth" in Russian and the name of once the most powerful Communist daily in the USSR). Musk taunted. "Get more people to vote for you". T...More..

Service dog gives birth in Tampa airport
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Service dog gives birth in Tampa airport

The puppies were delivered with assistance from Tampa Fire Rescue paramedics stationed at the airport, as well as a nurse who had to leave halfway though the delivery to catch her own flight. Ellie and her owne...More..

Anger and red faces in South Korea over axed Trump-Kim summit
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Anger and red faces in South Korea over axed Trump-Kim summit

Trump took action after North Korea's vice foreign minister Choe Son Hui called US Vice President Mike Pence "stupid and ignorant" for warning the dictatorship could end-up like war-torn Libya. United States ...More..

Deutsche Bank to cut more than 7,000 jobs
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Deutsche Bank to cut more than 7,000 jobs

He also warned of a tough outlook: "In the second quarter, the revenue situation remains challenging, particularly for the corporate and investment bank". A Deutsche Bank spokesperson confirmed the error, but d...More..

Fiat Chrysler recalling 4,800,000 vehicles over a defect
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Fiat Chrysler recalling 4,800,000 vehicles over a defect

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV recalled about 4.8 million USA vehicles to fix a software glitch that could keep a driver from being able to deactivate the cruise-control system. Though there are no known incid...More..

Canada blocks Chinese takeover of Aecon, citing national security
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Canada blocks Chinese takeover of Aecon, citing national security

Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains said that based on advice from security agencies, the government believed there was "a potential of injury to national security ". "Chinese state-owned enterprises...More..

Amazon banning people for too many returns
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Amazon banning people for too many returns

However, Nissim said he had only returned one item in the past year. "Please learn more about our return policies in the Returns, Refunds and Title section of the Conditions of Use, available at the bottom ...More..

Pipeline decision too close to chastise BC at western premiers meeting: Notley
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Pipeline decision too close to chastise BC at western premiers meeting: Notley

She and other Alberta ministers made similar statements when Bill 12 was introduced, debated and passed, leaving no doubt that "its goal was to authorize the government of Alberta to reduce supplies of crude oi...More..

Tesla Model S Autopilot 'Sped Up' Before Crashing Into Utah Firetruck
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Tesla Model S Autopilot 'Sped Up' Before Crashing Into Utah Firetruck

Electric automaker Tesla says it has reached a settlement with buyers of its Model S and Model X cars who claimed the vehicles' autopilot function was unsafe and unusable. She told police she was looking ...More..

Police Chief Says Body Found Likely That Of Missing Boy
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Police Chief Says Body Found Likely That Of Missing Boy

The district attorney released a statement Friday. She is being held on a $250, 000 Bond, according to the Sedgwick County Booking report . After an exhaustive investigation and search of more than three mo...More..

Netflix's Market Value Is Now Higher Than Disney's
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Netflix's Market Value Is Now Higher Than Disney's

Disney retreated 0.8 percent, closing with a market value of $152.2 billion, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Streaming giant Netflix is now worth more than Disney, making it not only the best way t...More..

USA launches criminal probe into Bitcoin price manipulation
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

USA launches criminal probe into Bitcoin price manipulation

News broke today (May 24) that the US Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into market manipulation of bitcoin prices. The CFTC only has oversight powers on crypto derivatives . The...More..

CA gas prices are highest in nation ahead of Memorial Day
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

CA gas prices are highest in nation ahead of Memorial Day

More than 41 million Americans are set to travel this Memorial Day weekend, almost 5 percent more than a year ago and the most in more than a dozen years, according to AAA. "High gas prices are starting to eat ...More..

Musk Stock-Option Tweet Violated U.S. Labor Law, UAW Alleges
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Musk Stock-Option Tweet Violated U.S. Labor Law, UAW Alleges

Asked on Twitter this week why Tesla hasn't lived up to its promised $35K starting point, and only builds cars for customers that cost than 50% more than that, Musk replied . It was this tweet, more than a...More..

Oil prices tumble on surprise jump in USA inventories
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Oil prices tumble on surprise jump in USA inventories

Brent crude futures jumped to a new four-year high of $80 a barrel last week as new U.S. sanctions on Iran and Venezuela, which would reduce supply further, appeared imminent. Crude oil exports fell last ...More..

GDPR takes effect: What you need to know
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

GDPR takes effect: What you need to know

But it's also not explicitly clear from the policy whether or not it's passing information to its parent company Pinterest , for example, so perhaps it feels it needs to add more detail there. I'm sure you wil...More..

Self-driving Uber in fatal AZ crash saw pedestrian; did not brake
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Self-driving Uber in fatal AZ crash saw pedestrian; did not brake

The system does not alert the operator when it believes emergency braking is required. The NTSB report states that everything was working normally on the vehicle. Data from the self-driving systems show the...More..

Investigators identify Russian military unit in downing of flight MH17
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Investigators identify Russian military unit in downing of flight MH17

The passenger jet crashed in July 2014 in eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people aboard. The Malaysian airliner flight MH17 was brought down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard and ...More..

Trump Caught Between Pompeo, Bolton on Summit, Sources Say
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Trump Caught Between Pompeo, Bolton on Summit, Sources Say

North Korea's advanced nuclear and missile programs have bedeviled American leaders for a generation, and the costs of a potential military strike to force the nation to abandon its atomic weapons has always b...More..

Trump posthumously pardons Jack Johnson, boxing's first black heavyweight champion
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Trump posthumously pardons Jack Johnson, boxing's first black heavyweight champion

The president's decision resonates in the Triangle because Johnson, a trailblazing fighter who rose to fame unthinkable for a black man during the Jim Crow era, died in a segregated Raleigh hospital - 25 miles ...More..

Congress grills Olympic authorities on sexual abuse issue
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Congress grills Olympic authorities on sexual abuse issue

Center for SafeSport. Kerry Perry , apologized to Congress on Wednesday for the "despicable" sexual abuse of Olympic gymnasts by disgraced team doctor Larry Nassar and pledged to make athlete safety the to...More..

Trump is reportedly considering a plan to slap tariffs on imported cars
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Trump is reportedly considering a plan to slap tariffs on imported cars

The White House says Trump has asked Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to consider whether imports of cars and trucks and automotive parts threaten US national security. Though the plan is still in its ear...More..

Marks & Spencer to close 100 stores in next four years
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Marks & Spencer to close 100 stores in next four years

It plans to relocate, convert and downsize other stores and "radically" reshape its clothing and homewares business. The company is tipped to unveil plans to shut 40 of its larger outlets that sell both food ...More..

RBSE 12th Results 2018 Rajasthan Board announced on rajeduboard
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

RBSE 12th Results 2018 Rajasthan Board announced on rajeduboard

The Class 12 exams were held at 5,507 centres across the state. For now board will only declares the result for the Science and commerce stream. Over 8 lakh students appeared for the board examinations in Raj...More..

Battlefield V Teaser Trailer Revealed
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Battlefield V Teaser Trailer Revealed

Battlefield's YouTube channel has been updated, which interestingly holds an unlisted trailer that is titled " Battlefield 5 Teaser Trailer ". The interesting thing is that, when analyzing this short video,...More..

Legendary author Philip Roth dies
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Legendary author Philip Roth dies

Though Roth himself objected to being labelled a Jewish writer - "If I am anything, I am an American writer", he protested - the Jewish experience was central to many of his later books. His story, Defender of...More..

Republicans, no Democrats, to attend meeting on Federal Bureau of Investigation campaign surveillance: White House
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Republicans, no Democrats, to attend meeting on Federal Bureau of Investigation campaign surveillance: White House

Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation, according to the Justice Department . That group regularly receives classified brief...More..

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg 'sorry' for 'digital monster'
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg 'sorry' for 'digital monster'

He used an initial 10-minute address to apologise. I asked you six yes or no questions and got not a single answer. "This is one of our top priorities as a company", he told the lawmakers. election, when he s...More..

Ryan Reynolds Joins Michael Bay for Netflix Movie
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Ryan Reynolds Joins Michael Bay for Netflix Movie

After opening to $300 million worldwide in its debut weekend in theaters, " Deadpool 2 " will nearly surely not be the last mutant-filled Merc With a Mouth movie we see in our lifetimes. On another, it's a test...More..

Manchester bombing: Ariana Grande sends love as commemorations mark first anniversary
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Manchester bombing: Ariana Grande sends love as commemorations mark first anniversary

Manchester Together in Albert Square featured songs by Elbow and Oasis. What happened in Manchester on May 22, 2017 was unimaginable. "The atmosphere has been good so far, but it's still a bit sad". Later in th...More..

Will Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao attend Kumaraswamy's swearing-in ceremony tomorrow?
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Will Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao attend Kumaraswamy's swearing-in ceremony tomorrow?

That's why I came here. "It is only their anti-BJP stand that is holding them together. Other than that I will not be interfering into any other thing", he said. Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday an...More..

'Something was wrong with the cougar,' Cyclists attacked, one killed near Seattle
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

'Something was wrong with the cougar,' Cyclists attacked, one killed near Seattle

The cougar was transported to the veterinary lab at Washington State University, as officials try to figure out why it so uncharacteristically attacked two humans. He rode 2 miles for cellphone reception to cal...More..

Houston police chief says he's 'hit rock bottom' after school shooting
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Houston police chief says he's 'hit rock bottom' after school shooting

Jagdish Khubchandani, an associate professor of community health at Ball State University, previously told Teen Vogue that nearly two-third of school violence prevention policies don't specifically mention ho...More..

Rouhani rejects Trump's demands: 'Who are you to decide for Iran'
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Rouhani rejects Trump's demands: 'Who are you to decide for Iran'

Pompeo said Iran will continue to feel the "sting of sanctions" if its doesn't change the "unacceptable and unproductive path it has chosen". Iranian President Hassan Rouhani quickly dismissed the threats, sa...More..