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Investors Buy General Electric (GE) on Weakness

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The stock decreased 0.56% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $17.66. GE's total short interest was 101.48M shares in December as published by FINRA. Among 25 analysts covering General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), 10 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 10 Hold. 72 funds opened positions while 245 raised stakes. Read More »

Australia Passes Marriage Equality in Landslide Vote

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If the House of Representatives supported such an amendment, then the altered bill would have to return to the Senate for ratification, delaying the reform. "This is a great day, it belongs to every Australian". In a particularly poignant moment, the ministers on the House floor and guests in the gallery began singing " I am, you are, we are Australian ". Read More »

VW executive receives maximum prison sentence for his role in Dieselgate

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Lawyers for a Volkswagen senior manager say his United States prison sentence shouldn't exceed 40 months for his role in the automaker's diesel emissions scandal. Volkswagen engineer James Liang was sentenced to 40 months in prison and fined $200,000 in August for his role in the scandal. However, Oliver Schmidt, a German national who headed up VW's environmental and engineering office in MI, is only the second person to receive jail time in the USA for his role in the scheme. Read More »

Florida State Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher to take Texas A&M coaching job

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Fisher and the Seminoles were the BCS champions after the 2013 season - the final season of the BCS era. Florida State also needs a win on Saturday and in a bowl game to avoid its first losing season since 1976. On ESPNU SiriusXM radio Thursday, Fisher said he was not going to talk about potential jobs. And I guess we'll see [Fisher] next year, if that's what he's going to do. Read More »

American Airlines Accidentally Let Thousands of Pilots Take Vacation Over Christmas

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Dennis Tajer, a spokesman for the union, said to The Associated Press. Bloomberg reported that flights affected are from Dallas, Boston, Miami, New York City, Philadelphia, Salt Lake City and Charlotte. "On Friday, management disclosed a failure within the pilot schedule bidding system", read a statement posted to the Allied Pilots Association's (APA) website on Tuesday. Read More »

Jennifer Hudson and David Otunga split

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Sources close to Otunga reportedly do not believe that Hudson was being generous or was considering their son's best interests when she dropped the protective order . Hudson agreed to this arrangement, as she is working overseas on " The Voice UK ", and then heading back to Los Angeles for the US version of the show. Read More »

Black Friday nets Amazon boss Jeff Bezos a $100bn fortune

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He owns 78.9 million shares of Amazon , worth $93.6 billion. In the process, he became the first billionaire since 1999 to build a 12-figure net worth. A number of other business investments are also managed through Bezos Expeditions. This puts Bezos' wealth above that of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates as the wealthiest person in America. Read More »

Ohio State comes back to down MI

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Mystery surrounds Michigan's game plan, as starting quarterback Brandon Peters is questionable due to an undisclosed injury. Barrett was 3 for 8 for 30 passing yards and a touchdown before leaving with the injury. The extra-point try was blocked. Khalid Hill's 2-yard scoring run capped a 13-play, 77-yard MI drive in the opening quarter. And just like that, "The Game" was tied at 14 all. Read More »

Miley Cyrus shoots down pregnancy rumors

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Miley's pregnant! I mean, normally this kind of thing annoys me, but the Kardashians have made us all insane when it comes to celebs being preggers and not confirming it. Miley was later alerted to the speculation, and was quick to shoot it down on Twitter , captioning a picture which pointed at her stomach with a giant red arrow: “RUDE! Cyrus shared a selfie to her grid wearing the huge, shiny hoops, which were present #2 from Hemsworth. Read More »

Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Whitman To Step Down; Forecast Light

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise had a return on equity of 9.04% and a net margin of 0.29%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Loop Capital started coverage on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. "At the time, she said that she had achieved the main goal she set when becoming CEO in 2011, of turning around a company that was losing ground in all its main markets", reports Richard Waters for Financial ... Read More »

Bali volcano starts ERUPTING as smoke and ash billows into air

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In a statement released overnight, Virgin Australia said it was "continuing to closely monitor volcanic activity" after the minor eruption but all flights are operating as normal. "You should also be ready to evacuate at short notice". Many of these show high levels of activity but it can be months before an eruption . Indonesia lies on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", where tectonic plates collide, causing frequent volcanic and seismic activities. Read More »

Uber faces fines for concealing data hack

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It's also the latest major breach involving a prominent company that didn't notify the people that could be potentially harmed for months or even years after the break-in occurred. A GitHub spokeswoman said the hack was not the result of a failure of GitHub's security. In Washington, D.C., Senator Richard Blumenthal urged the Federal Trade Commission to take action against the company and impose "significant penalties". Read More »

Leaving for the Holidays? Record Travel Expected for Thanksgiving

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With the United States economy expected to expand to 2.7 per cent in the fourth quarter, according to Bloomberg News , and unemployment at 4.1 per cent, its lowest level since 2000, more Americans will be traveling. But Milani said higher gas prices aren't keeping travelers off the road. Road trip ready: 89 percent of Colorado travelers - 747,000 - are planning a Thanksgiving road trip, an increase of 3.2 percent over a year ago. Read More »

DOJ sues to challenge AT&T-Time Warner merger

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On Monday, AT&T's general counsel David McAtee called the DOJ lawsuit "a radical and inexplicable departure from decades of antitrust precedent". The US Department of Justice will reportedly file an antitrust lawsuit against AT&T with regards to its proposed acquisition of Time Warner . Read More »

Uber orders up to 24000 Volvo SUVs for its self-driving fleet

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And you never know; if the Uber you "hail" doesn't have a driver, it may actually turn up exactly where you want it to. Volvo must not of cared too much about that debacle, however, as Uber is now buying 24,000 XC90 SVUs from it to form new, large fleet of driverless vehicles. Read More »

Early Amazon deals LIVE on PS4 games, Xbox One S bundles

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Topic Reviews have researched the best Black Friday deals available on KitchenAid stand mixers and kitchen gear for 2017. Yep. Although they're not billed as Black Friday discounts, John Lewis already has a large number of electrical discounts and deals listed here . Read More »

Tesla Charges Up to $250000 for Resurrected Roadster Sports Car

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First Walmart placed an order for several Semi trucks from Tesla, and now we're learning that Canadian grocery giant Loblaw is putting in a fair sized order as well. Some analysts expect it to get around 200 miles per charge and be used for daily tasks like transporting freight from a port to a distribution center. Read More »

Back-to-work legislation to end Ontario college strike delayed until Friday

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Wynne met with both the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) and the College Employer Council (CEC) on Thursday after union members overwhelming voted against a contract offer. "I completely sympathize with our students who have been caught in this strike for more than four weeks". "We stand with hundreds of thousands of college students when we say 'enough already.' Let's get back to the bargaining table and complete these negotiations". Read More »

Subject now suspect after new video surfaces from Seminole Heights

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Law enforcement spent Tuesday canvassing the Seminole Heights neighborhood, shutting down streets and knocking on doors. "I repeat, were are now calling this person a suspect and we need to know who this person is". They also asked residents to check their gun safes to make sure their guns were accounted for, on the chance that a loved one is the killer and has been using one of their weapons. Read More »

Keystone pipeline leaks 210K gallons of oil in South Dakota

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Crews shut down the pipeline about 6 a.m., according to the company's website , after a drop in pressure was detected in its operating system resulting from an oil leak that is under investigation. TransCanada is providing State and Federal regulators, including the Pipelines and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) and the National Response Center (NRC), with accurate and confirmed information on an ongoing basis. Read More »

Oil falls for a third day, knocked by rising USA output

OPEC forecast higher demand for its oil in 2018 and said its production-cutting deal with rival producers was reducing excess oil in storage, pointing to an even tighter global market next year. The West Texas Intermediate for December delivery was up 0.02 USA dollar to settle at 56.76 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for January delivery lost 0.36 dollar to close at 63.16 dollars a barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange. Read More »

India's October retail inflation touches seven-month high

INFLATION remained at a five-year high of three per cent last month, putting continued strain on the budgets of United Kingdom households. The rate was 4.2% in October 2016. Both wholesale and retail prices edged up in the month of October led by firming up of food prices, especially in the vegetables segment, said FICCI President Pankaj Patel. Read More »

Missouri attorney general launches an anti-trust investigation against Google

Hawley said that his preliminary investigation suggests that Google may not be accurately disclosing how much data it collects about customers and that people don't have a meaningful choice to opt out of Google's data collection. In the announcement, Hawley's office emphasized the historic $2.7 billion in fines leveled by the European Union against Google for its anti-trust practices and a complaint filed by the Electronic Privacy Information Center with the Federal Trade Commission on ... Read More »

Index of Industrial Production registers growth in September

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The estimate came after figures from the Office for National Statistics showed industrial output in September growing at its fastest pace this year, while activity on building sites stalled. "Given that manufacturing represents a relatively small share of the United Kingdom economy, the persistent weakness in consumer spending is a bigger consideration for the Bank of England ", ING economist James Smith said. Read More »

Rupert Murdoch twice discussed CNN with AT&T CEO

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But government lawyers appear to have some reservations about the deal as proposed, and they could seek to force a combined AT&T and Time Warner to sell Turner. Delrahim has said he prefers "structural" changes to a deal, like selling off assets, rather than having the government monitor a company's promises to abide by certain conditions, as was done with Comcast. Read More »

Uber Wants To Bring Its Flying Taxis To Traffic-Congested Los Angeles

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Uber planned to introduce flying taxi fleets in April which will be called as uberair . "In this case, technology will allow LA residents to literally fly over the city's historically bad traffic, giving them time back to use in far more productive ways, whether more leisure time with friends and family or more time to work", said Holden. Read More »

EU's Vestager seeking details on Apple's recent tax set-up

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Coverage of the documents is being coordinated by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists , which has shared them with major media outlets including The New York Times , The Guardian and the BBC . That is less than a sixth of the average rate of corporation tax in the world. Apple on Monday responded to the claims, suggesting that the move was part of its corporate restructuring to comply with Ireland's rules and to ensure that "tax obligations and payments to the U.S. Read More »

Koenigsegg Agera RS becomes the world's fastest production auto

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At the same time, I'm extremely jealous of the pure, unfiltered speed driver Niklas Lilja must have felt. Lau also said that, since the event wasn't a tightly embargoed automaker event, some misinformation was leaking throughout the day - like a reported top speed of 291 miles per hour. Read More »

Waymo pulls engineer from driver's seat on public roads

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Passengers will initially be accompanied in the back seat by a Waymo employee, but will eventually travel alone in the robotic vehicle. Waymo CEO John Krafcik has revealed that the company has been testing its self-driving cars on public roads in Arizona without a human driver since mid-October. Read More »