Oakland County Deputy Killed During Overnight Police Chase

During the arraignment, Berak's court appointed attorney mentioned that he has a history of mental health conditions, and he is under the care of a psychiatrist. McKenna said video of the pursuit shows Overall deploy the stop sticks and get off to th... More..

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New Mahindra-Uber partnership to boost OEM's EV business
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

New Mahindra-Uber partnership to boost OEM's EV business

Automaker's e2oPlus hatch and the eVerito sedan will be used on the taxi-hailing platform. Interestingly, the company recently renewed ties with Ford - with the intent reportedly being to share product deve...More..

S&P plays Moody's spoiler, doesn't upgrade India's sovereign rating
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

S&P plays Moody's spoiler, doesn't upgrade India's sovereign rating

The ratings agency also said India's general government revenue was "low", at an estimated 22 percent of 2017 GDP , while noting "the large general government debt load and India's overall weak public finances...More..

Miley Cyrus Is Not Pregnant. She Just Ate Too Much
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Miley Cyrus Is Not Pregnant. She Just Ate Too Much

Miley had even mentioned in the post caption that she had been partaking in some hearty healthy eating that day. Cyrus affirmed her supposed bump is not to be mistaken for a fetus, that she had actually ju...More..

Market gains for 7th session, Sensex up 91 pts
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Market gains for 7th session, Sensex up 91 pts

On NSE , 924 shares advanced and 805 shares declined, a total of 69 shares were unchanged. "Indian equity markets ended up in green for seventh straight sessions led by IT firms and a potential sovereign rat...More..

Gold steadies as USA dollar weakens further
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Gold steadies as USA dollar weakens further

On the economic front, USA new orders for manufactured durable goods in October decreased 2.8 billion US dollars or 1.2 percent to 236 billion dollars, missing market projection of a 0.4-percent gain, the Comme...More..

Leaked Irish document reveals European dismay at United Kingdom 'chaos' over Brexit
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Leaked Irish document reveals European dismay at United Kingdom 'chaos' over Brexit

The Irish government is reportedly anxious by the lack of a coherent policy on Brexit from London, according to a document leaked from the Department of Foreign Affairs in Dublin. The embarrassing details in th...More..

Fitzpatrick thrives, Garcia falters in testing start to Hong Kong Open
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Fitzpatrick thrives, Garcia falters in testing start to Hong Kong Open

He bogeyed three of the next five to slip out of the top-five position he needed to win the Race to Dubai. "That's what the Race to Dubai is all about - it's not about a week or nine holes, it's about how you...More..

Uber hit by 57 million record data breach
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Uber hit by 57 million record data breach

This included names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers, as well as the names and number plates of 600,000 drivers in the US. Lawyers who filed Danyelle Townsend and Ken Tew v. Meanwhile, the NY atto...More..

Kansas City Chiefs sign coveted cornerback Darrelle Revis
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Kansas City Chiefs sign coveted cornerback Darrelle Revis

But he had a dismal 2016 season and the Jets cut him in March, rather than paying the $15.3 million he was owed in 2017. He excelled with the New York Jets under defensive coordinator Bob Sutton , who hold...More..

Nokia 2 to retail at ₹6999 in India starting 24th November
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Nokia 2 to retail at ₹6999 in India starting 24th November

Placed firmly in the budget segment, the Nokia 2 comes in three colour combinations of Pewter/Black, Pewter/White, and Copper/Black. Additionally, HMD also announced that Jio will offer 5 GB of data on the ne...More..

U.S. arrests two Chinese oil company reps in Africa bribery
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

U.S. arrests two Chinese oil company reps in Africa bribery

Separately, Ho allegedly arranged a US$500,000 bribe to be paid into an account designated by Uganda's foreign minister, who served as president of the 69th UN General Assembly. The South China Morning said tha...More..

Football star Robinho bags 9 years in Jail for Sexual Assault
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Football star Robinho bags 9 years in Jail for Sexual Assault

According to Italian wire service ANSA , the 33-year-old Brazilian, who now plays for Atletico Mineiro in his native country, was convicted, along with five others, of gang-raping a 22-year-old Albanian woma...More..

Hitting the road a Thanksgiving tradition
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Hitting the road a Thanksgiving tradition

That's a more than three percent increase over past year, making it the busiest Thanksgiving since 2005. 1,500 - Number of motorists that AAA Kansas Roadside Assistance expects to rescue during the Thanksgi...More..

Whitman quits as head of HPE
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Whitman quits as head of HPE

Hewlett Packard had 59 analyst reports since March 21, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Whitman will step down as CEO of H...More..

FCC Unveils Plan To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

FCC Unveils Plan To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules

On Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission , the United States federal communications regulator, announced plans to change the rules governing the Internet that were issued by the Obama administration...More..

United States indicts Iranian hacker for HBO show episodes theft, extortion
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

United States indicts Iranian hacker for HBO show episodes theft, extortion

The complaint mentions, "At certain times, MESRI was a member of an Iran-based hacking group called the Turk Black Hat Security team". USA authorities described Mesri as a computer whiz who sometimes wo...More..

Thomas Cook shares tumble as United Kingdom profits drop 40 percent
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thomas Cook shares tumble as United Kingdom profits drop 40 percent

Average selling prices in the United Kingdom are 6% higher year-on-year for next summer, which Thomas Cook said was mainly down to "input price inflation". "Together, we expect that these actions will help to...More..

Scientists have found that emotions cause different types of alcohol
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Scientists have found that emotions cause different types of alcohol

To explore the potential emotional factors underpinning alcohol preference, researchers from the British National Health Service analyzed the world's largest online survey of legal and illicit drug and alcoh...More..

Tether says hacker stole $30M in US Dollar Token
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Tether says hacker stole $30M in US Dollar Token

The bitcoins were maliciously transferred from Tether to the following address: 16tg2RJuEPtZooy18Wxn2me2RhUdC94N7r by the hacker. Tether is a startup that offers dollar-backed digital tokens [USDT]. to preven...More..

Uber concealed hack that exposed data of 57 million users, drivers
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Uber concealed hack that exposed data of 57 million users, drivers

Uber's current CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi , criticized the company's handling of the data theft in a blog post that said there's no evidence the stolen information has been misused. Anyone affected by the hack w...More..

Tencent on its Way Globally, Surpassing Facebook in Valuation
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Tencent on its Way Globally, Surpassing Facebook in Valuation

Tencent went public in Hong Kong in 2004 at 3.70 Hong Kong dollars per share. "Tencent's disciplined execution and well-positioned multi-engine growth strategy should sustain its valuation premium in the ...More..

Uber buys 24000 Volvo SUVs to build driverless taxi service
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Uber buys 24000 Volvo SUVs to build driverless taxi service

Uber has taken a major step on the road to launching a large-scale autonomous ride sharing service by signing an agreement with Volvo to by tens of thousands of vehicles. Volvo, which is Sweden-based and owned...More..

MPs Put Pressure On Government For 'Gig Economy' Reform
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

MPs Put Pressure On Government For 'Gig Economy' Reform

It also proposes ditching the Swedish derogation , a loophole which allows agency workers placed with companies to be paid less than direct employees, provided the agency agrees to continue paying them for at ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Fed chair Janet Yellen submits resignation letter

Ms Yellen's term as chair expires in February but her position on the Board of Governors runs until 2024. The Senate Banking Committee is set to hold a hearing on Powell's nomination next week, but a vote has...More..