Oil prices tumble amid United States inventory data

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GDP growth a temporary pause, says Congress
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

GDP growth a temporary pause, says Congress

GDP growth rate at constant prices during the second quarter of this fiscal is estimated at six point three per cent which is up from five point seven per cent over the first quarter. On a sequential basis, In...More..

Chipotle is looking for a new CEO to replace founder Steve Ells
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Chipotle is looking for a new CEO to replace founder Steve Ells

The stock jumped as much as 5.4 percent to $301.32 on Wednesday, marking the biggest intraday gain since April. It was down 24 percent this year. "This news is unexpected given the recent moves to streamline th...More..

MLS Names Four Finalists For Two 2020 Expansion Team Spots
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

MLS Names Four Finalists For Two 2020 Expansion Team Spots

The bid, which is backed by experienced pro sports teams owners Dan Gilbert, Tom Gores and the Ford Family, will be present before the committee on December 6. The stadium was part of a development project that...More..

Sunny, high near 56 — TODAY'S FORECAST
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Sunny, high near 56 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Tonight , there is a 20 percent chance of showers after midnight, with a low of 41, according to the weather service. Forecasters with the National Weather Service say there's a slight chance of showers Wedn...More..

Nestlé hit by new Maggi noodle setback in India
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Nestlé hit by new Maggi noodle setback in India

Neslte was fined Rs 45 lakh, while its three distributors and its two sellers were fined Rs 15 lakh and Rs 11lakh respectively. While we have not received the orders passed by the adjudication officer, we have ...More..

Jennifer Hudson drops protection order against David Otunga
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Jennifer Hudson drops protection order against David Otunga

According to sources close to Jennifer Hudson, she dropped the restraining order keeping Otunga away from 8-year-old David Jr ., purely in the child's best interest. "Yesterday, Jennifer requested and received...More..

United Kingdom reeling as Trump upbraids May in anti-Muslim tweet row
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

United Kingdom reeling as Trump upbraids May in anti-Muslim tweet row

Trump countered that May should instead "focus on the destructive Radical Islamic Terrorism that is taking place within the United Kingdom". Conservative MP Nadhim Zahawi shared a letter online which he has s...More..

IFFI Closing Ceremony: Amitabh, Akshay, Katrina, Sidharth and others at the event
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

IFFI Closing Ceremony: Amitabh, Akshay, Katrina, Sidharth and others at the event

It was a curtain call for the 48th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), as the eight-day long cinema extravaganza came to a close on Tuesday, 28 November 2017. "Embarrassed that Akshay do...More..

Uber Hit With First State Lawsuit for Keeping Data Breach Secret
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Uber Hit With First State Lawsuit for Keeping Data Breach Secret

Chicago Corporation Counsel Ed Siskel, who filed the complaint in conjunction with Foxx, said that companies should not be permitted to violate the law by "failing to safeguard personal information and then c...More..

Russian Federation loses contact with Meteor-M satellite
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Russian Federation loses contact with Meteor-M satellite

Russian Federation spent billions building the new launch pad as a possible alternative to the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan that Moscow has leased from its former Soviet neighbour. According to TASS and qu...More..

Black Friday Online Sales Surge to New Records With Mobile Pushing Fastest
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Black Friday Online Sales Surge to New Records With Mobile Pushing Fastest

Conversion rates will reach their peak during the last hour of Cyber Monday (11 p.m. - midnight) at four times the annual average. This year, Adobe Insights was forecasting Cyber Monday sales would hit $6.5...More..

Internet services should be non-discriminatory: TRAI
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Internet services should be non-discriminatory: TRAI

India's telecom regulator, on Tuesday, came out swinging in favour of the principle of net neutrality , proposing a set of recommendations that would restrict "any form of discrimination or interference" in ...More..

Judge rules in favor of Trump's choice to lead watchdog bureau
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Judge rules in favor of Trump's choice to lead watchdog bureau

Mulvaney's appointment puts the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau into uncharted waters as it experiences its first change in party control in its seven-year history. The White House has support not only f...More..

Uber-Waymo Trial Delayed Again Following Allegations of Rogue Conduct at Uber
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Uber-Waymo Trial Delayed Again Following Allegations of Rogue Conduct at Uber

Jacobs testified that the surveillance team used "anonymous servers" separate from the "main part of Uber". Waymo, Google's self-driving auto project, was granted a request to postpone its trial against Uber ...More..

Youtube Reveals Plans to Filter Content for Children
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Youtube Reveals Plans to Filter Content for Children

Most of the videos were likely posted innocently by kids, but had reportedly "attracted comments from hundreds of pedophiles", prompting several companies - including Mars and Adidas - to pull their ads from Y...More..

Oil Sleeps Through Saudi-Iran Spat and Imminent OPEC Meeting
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Oil Sleeps Through Saudi-Iran Spat and Imminent OPEC Meeting

In the meanwhile, a report revealed that OPEC and Russian Federation agreed to extend output cuts beyond March, ahead of the OPEC Nov.30 meeting which boosted sentiment. The crude oil daily chart has formed a...More..

United Kingdom bill would give police the power to seize drones
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

United Kingdom bill would give police the power to seize drones

The bill also places restrictions on where drones can be used, and requires larger drones to be registered. Among the measures planned for the forthcoming Drone Bill plus secondary legislation amendments th...More..

Gas prices hold steady in RI, down a nickel in MA
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Gas prices hold steady in RI, down a nickel in MA

The current national gas price average is $2.51, which is 38 cents more than this time previous year. Triple-A says the statewide average is $2.53 a gallon, and West Michigan's average is about ten cents lowe...More..

Time Inc. nearing sale to company backed by Koch brothers
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Time Inc. nearing sale to company backed by Koch brothers

Time Inc., one of the most influential magazine publishers in USA history, will be sold to Iowa-based Meredith Corporation for $2.8 billion, the companies announced Sunday. "I am proud of our accomplishments a...More..

Shoppers Fill Businesses for Small Business Saturday
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Shoppers Fill Businesses for Small Business Saturday

Small businesses make up 99.7 percent of all businesses with employees in the USA, and are responsible for 63 percent of the net new jobs created in the last 20 years. Shopping local today does something to ke...More..

Macy's stock drops amid reports of Black Friday credit-card glitch
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Macy's stock drops amid reports of Black Friday credit-card glitch

Buyers across the US lit up the Twitterverse on Friday to voice their grievances with Macy's, as the issue apparently affected both in-store credit card machines as well as online accounts. Alas, Gennette may h...More..

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Now Worth $100 Billion
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Now Worth $100 Billion

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos . Now he's topped even that, making $100.3 billion off the back of pre-Black Friday excitement over Amazon's discounts, Bloomberg reported . In addition to the Amazon, thi...More..

Black Friday on Thanksgiving in New Hampshire
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Black Friday on Thanksgiving in New Hampshire

Holiday retail sales are expected to be up this year by as much as 4 percent, according to the National Retail Federation, and solid crowds have been expected for the big shopping weekend. "We're looking forwar...More..

Police probe sexual abuse of kids at Beijing kindergarten
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Police probe sexual abuse of kids at Beijing kindergarten

Shares in RYB (RYB.N) plunged 38 percent on the New York Stock Exchange early on Friday, nearly wiping out most of the 44 percent rise in the Chinese company's stock since its IPO in September. "They exposed pr...More..