Coinbase halts trading after volatile bitcoin price fluctuation

Adding to the confusion, Coinbase said a little after 11 a.m. On Friday morning the price of bitcoin dropped below $12,000, which is around 40% off its recent high, while other crypto-currencies are falling as much or further. Some businesses... More..

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What's open, closed over the Christmas holidays
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

What's open, closed over the Christmas holidays

Niagara Falls Transit will have modified service on Christmas Day and Boxing Day , but offices will be closed. This will allow customers to order items as late as 3:00 p.m. P.E.I. liquor stores will be open ...More..

Nebraska's unemployment rate fall to 2.7 percent; Iowa's at 2.9 percent
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Nebraska's unemployment rate fall to 2.7 percent; Iowa's at 2.9 percent

The economic juggernaut that is the California economy barreled forward in November as the state added 47,400 net new jobs and the unemployment rate dropped from 4.9 percent in October to 4.6 percent, the lowes...More..

2 days to go: Salvation Army $25K short of Red Kettle goal
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

2 days to go: Salvation Army $25K short of Red Kettle goal

Thanks to volunteers and support from the community, the Salvation Army is making strides to better help families in the area. "So instead of being down and out and crying and whining, I said get your stuff and...More..

Long Island Iced Tea will now be known as Long Blockchain
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Long Island Iced Tea will now be known as Long Blockchain

Long Blockchain is just the latest in little-known micro cap stocks capitalizing on blockchain to spin heads on the trading floor, leaving some investors anxious about possible fraud and unmerited valuations...More..

Boeing in talks for takeover of regional-jet maker Embraer
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Boeing in talks for takeover of regional-jet maker Embraer

Boeing slid less than 1% to $296.05. Shares of the aircraft maker Embraer are up 17 percent following media reports that the Brazilian company has spoken with Boeing about an acquisition. "Not even the c...More..

United States home sales climb 5.6 percent in November to 11-year high
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

United States home sales climb 5.6 percent in November to 11-year high

The South also had sales increases at a rate of 8.3 percent, bringing its annual rate to 2.34 million in November and almost double its 4.8 percent rate from a year ago. Inventory remained a problem for the hou...More..

European Union to Uber: You're a Transportation Firm, Not Digital Company
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

European Union to Uber: You're a Transportation Firm, Not Digital Company

The Advocate General's opinion, published in May 2017, also found Uber to be more than a "mere intermediary" for customers hailing transport, and the company now has plans to appeal to the UK's Supreme Court ag...More..

Final push for the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Final push for the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign

The organization also responds to natural disasters such as wildfires and tornadoes, provides meals and toys to families in need, and conducts research and analyses regarding human needs around the country. "We...More..

Coinbase Is Investigating Possible Bitcoin Cash Insider Trading by Employees
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Coinbase Is Investigating Possible Bitcoin Cash Insider Trading by Employees

In the 24 hours leading up to that launch, Bitcoin Cash increased from the $1,800 range to more than $2,200. Smooth trading aside, the situation sparked controversy following allegations that insider tradin...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Didi Chuxing, a Chinese Rival to Uber, Raises $4 Billion

The move is seen as posing a challenge to USA rival Uber as the Chinese company looks to expand overseas. Earlier this month, Reuters reported that Didi will launch in Mexico next year. Sources, repor...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

African National Congress Votes to Downgrade South African Embassy in Israel

Meanwhile, according to Wafa, Palestine ambassador to South Africa, Hashem Dajani, welcomed the move as "an important decision", expressing hope that it would encourage other worldwide powers to follow South Af...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Did Facebook Break The Law With Its Youth-Targeted Recruitment Ads?

The reason for this is probably the same obvious reason employers in many sectors might seek to take advantage of Facebook's ability to target younger workers with job ads: Young people tend to be eager to get ...More..

German union calls for Friday Ryanair strike
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

German union calls for Friday Ryanair strike

Ryanair has not yet responded to the VC announcement. "If the best way to achieve this is to talk to our pilots through a recognised union process, then we are prepared to do so, and we have written today ...More..

Interim fighter aftermath - US Commerce Dept. upholds duties against Bombardier
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Interim fighter aftermath - US Commerce Dept. upholds duties against Bombardier

Bombardier called the USA decision "deeply disappointing" and said they expect the ITC to "reach the right conclusion, which is that the C Series benefits the US aerospace industry, USA airlines and the USA fl...More..

WannaCry ransomware: North Korea labels USA accusation as
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

WannaCry ransomware: North Korea labels USA accusation as "absurd"

Washington is seriously considering the military options on the table to halt the North Korean missile and nuclear programs, the Telegraph reported yesterday. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis recently said ...More..

Apple move into Federation Square slammed
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Apple move into Federation Square slammed

The trust will relocate to the Alfred Deakin Building, still within the site. Victorian Tourism Minister John Eren said the project won't cost taxpayers anything as Apple will pay all construction costs. "I...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Variety owner buys majority stake in Rolling Stone

Wenner Media had already started selling off assets before Rolling Stone went up for grabs, recently selling US Weekly and Men's Journal; the company also sold a 49 percent stake in its flagship publicati...More..

Bottom club Swansea sack manager Clement
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Bottom club Swansea sack manager Clement

We went to the airport and had a plane back to London. "My view is that we have to strengthen the forward positions as a priority". Clement, who worked with some of the biggest teams in Europe as assistant ma...More..

RI hangs on to second US House seat in population estimates
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

RI hangs on to second US House seat in population estimates

The state ranks eighth among the 50 states and D.C. for total residents added between July 1, 2016, and July 1, 2017 - 77,049 - and ninth for rate of growth - about 1.4 percent. IL had the largest numeric decli...More..

Uber dealt blow by European Union court ruling that it is transport service
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Uber dealt blow by European Union court ruling that it is transport service

The judgment by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) came after a challenge brought in 2014 by taxi drivers in Barcelona that the activities of Uber Systems Spain amounted to unfair competition considering that ...More..

AT&T will give bonuses to 200000 workers to celebrate tax cut
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

AT&T will give bonuses to 200000 workers to celebrate tax cut

Aerospace company Boeing Co. also said on Wednesday it would invest $300 million in workforce training and facilities enhancements for employees as its CEO lauded the tax bill. "It's political grandstanding",...More..

ARGI Investment Services LLC Grows Holdings in General Mills, Inc. (GIS)
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

ARGI Investment Services LLC Grows Holdings in General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of GIS . The original version of this report can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/12/20/general-mills-inc-gis-position-raised...More..

Hotel Reportedly Charges Woman $350 After She Writes Negative Review
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Hotel Reportedly Charges Woman $350 After She Writes Negative Review

Arthur and her husband chose to stay at the establishment because they wanted some "alone time", the International Business Times reported. Arthur said she cleaned the room herself, and when it was time to leav...More..

Ryanair set to meet with union for the first time ever today
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Ryanair set to meet with union for the first time ever today

IMPACT Trade Union has reiterated a threat of strike action by the Irish-based Ryanair pilots the union represents following a meeting with the airline on Tuesday evening. "Putting the needs of our customers ...More..