• Uber tipping now an option for CT users
Uber tipping now an option for CT users

If riders decide to tip the driver, they can easily choose from preset tip amounts or select a custom amount. Uber riders in Pittsburgh can now tip their drivers through the app, the ride-sharing company announced Monday. The San Francisco-based company has also has a long history of battling with drivers over their classification as contractors ...

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  • Keeping Tabs on Technicals for iShares S&P/TSX Global Base Metals Index ETF
Keeping Tabs on Technicals for iShares S&P/TSX Global Base Metals Index ETF

The stock's 50-day moving average price is $53.68 and its 200 day moving average price is $51.78. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 52 week low of $45.84 and a 52 week high of $54.90. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend. On the flip side, an RSI near 0 may signal weaker...

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  • Vote Delayed as Republicans Struggle to Rally Support for Health Care Bill
Vote Delayed as Republicans Struggle to Rally Support for Health Care Bill

But the immediate outcry illustrated the hard political terrain that U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell must navigate. The goal of the amendment is to give people who don't need or want coverage for things like maternity care or mental health the option to buy a cheaper, bare-bones plan.

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  • Elon Musk: Regulate AI Before Robots Start 'Killing People'
Elon Musk: Regulate AI Before Robots Start 'Killing People'

Musk has long warned of the dangers posed by AI, signing a letter published by the Future of Life Institute in January supporting the Asilomar AI Principles to ensure the development of artificial intelligence that is beneficial to humanity.

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  • Extreme cyber-attack could cost $53 billion: Lloyd's
Extreme cyber-attack could cost $53 billion: Lloyd's

A cyber-attack world massive could cause up to $ 53 billion in economic losses, is about as much as a disaster like hurricane Sandy in 2012, according to a study published Monday by the Lloyd's market, the insurance market specialist, and the firm of the Cyence business.

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  • Another window will defeat objective: Centre to SC
Another window will defeat objective: Centre to SC

Any number of benami transactions and user proxies for the goal of producing and depositing SBNs would then arise and government departments "would have great difficulty in deciding any genuine case from the numerous bogus ones", the new affidavit said.

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  • Procter & Gamble heads for boardroom showdown with activist Nelson Peltz
Procter & Gamble heads for boardroom showdown with activist Nelson Peltz

Peltz points out - over the last decade. But P&G said it was sticking with its current plan. The timeline of discussions in the filing shows that talks began in February and ended last week when the company's directors told Peltz "that they were also dissatisfied with the Company's performance, but that they felt that Trian's representation on ...

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  • Dominion Diamond agrees to friendly takeover by Washington Cos
Dominion Diamond agrees to friendly takeover by Washington Cos

Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE: DDC ) (TSE:DDC)'s stock had its "hold" rating reissued by equities researchers at Royal Bank Of Canada in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, June 21st. Dominion said Washington Companies will acquire all of its outstanding common shares for $14.25 per share in cash, higher than the USA -based company's...

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  • Jadhav's clemency appeal to be decided on merit, says Pakistan Army
Jadhav's clemency appeal to be decided on merit, says Pakistan Army

Jadhav was in April sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court. "Pakistan is trying to hoodwink the International Court of Justice to the extent that is possible". "The petition of Indian national is now with COAS who'll decide soon". If his appeal for clemency is rejected by General Bajwa, he can then file another mercy petition with Presi...

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  • Parents Accuse R. Kelly Of Operating Sex Cult
Parents Accuse R. Kelly Of Operating Sex Cult

The women are also required to dress in jogging suits, according to Mack, because Kelly "doesn't want their figures to be exposed; he doesn't want them to look appealing". I don't know what to do. For her, it is obvious that his daughter is the victim of a cult, and like other families, she was seized by the authorities.

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  • Disney Releases
Disney Releases "Mary Poppins Returns" Poster and Screens Footage at D23

The upcoming film, starring Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins , is based on P.L. Travers' book series, with the plot following on from the 1964 Disney classic that we all know and love. "She's just unbelievable. There will never be anyone else like her". "I had to do my version of her". Director Rob Marshall and Emily Blunt took the stage together...

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  • Winnie the Pooh blacklisted in China, again
Winnie the Pooh blacklisted in China, again

No official comments have been made regarding the matter. One observer said "talking about the president" appeared to be among activities deemed sensitive ahead of the upcoming party congress, when leadership renewal is expected. "Historically, two things have been not allowed: political organizing and political action". The comparison is thoug...

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  • Opposition Vertically Split, Cross Voting in President Election
Opposition Vertically Split, Cross Voting in President Election

The two candidates, NDA's nominee Ram Nath Kovind and the opposition's Meira Kumar have campaigned their best for the seat. However, in presidential polls, parties can not issue a whip and cross-voting is often seen. The electoral college - comprising 4,896 voters, including 4,120 MLAs and 776 elected MPs - elects the President through the syst...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo will only play for Real Madrid in Europe - Michel Salgado
Cristiano Ronaldo will only play for Real Madrid in Europe - Michel Salgado

I am sure this is going to be a great season. After the victory over Juventus, Real coach Zinedine Zidane refused to offer assurances about Bale's future, saying only that it would be decided later in the off-season, but the Welshman has been clear in his thoughts on a possible departure.

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  • China's GDP grows 6.9% in 2017 first half
China's GDP grows 6.9% in 2017 first half

In China , the fiscal year begins on January 1. In the second quarter, GDP of the world's second largest economy held steady at 6.9 per cent year on year, flat from the first quarter. "It is therefore highly probable that authorities will continue to use the resources and policy tools at their disposal to ensure a positive economic outcome", C...

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  • 'Growing stronger together' another name for GST: Modi
'Growing stronger together' another name for GST: Modi

Observing that differences with China over Kashmir was a new focal point, the Congress today said it would seek a debate in Parliament on the issue, while asserting that the party stood with the government on matters of territorial integrity and national security.

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  • Horse meat : a vast traffic in europe has been dismantled
Horse meat : a vast traffic in europe has been dismantled

The animals came from Portugal and several places in northern Spain , their meat was processed in a specific facility and from there sent to Belgium, which is one of the biggest horse meat exporters in the European Union . Investigators then uncovered the fact that unwell or old horses were being slaughtered in two different locations in Spa...

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  • KatyPerrysBootyHole And Wetbutt23 Broke The Jose Quintana Trade
KatyPerrysBootyHole And Wetbutt23 Broke The Jose Quintana Trade

We've been willing to trade within our division, which has far more impact on our ability to compete. "Sure, we joke around about it", Frazier said. After an under performed first, Arrieta will hope to start high the second half. Cease, 21, was the Cubs' No. 2 overall prospect , taken in the sixth round of the 2014 draft.

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  • Millions Of Pounds Of Hot Dogs Recalled Due To Bone Fragments
Millions Of Pounds Of Hot Dogs Recalled Due To Bone Fragments

Officials also said those who have purchased the hot dogs should throw them out or return them to where they were bought. Sabrett hot dogs have been a fixture of the New York City area for decades, sold by street-corner vendors from pushcarts adorned with blue and yellow umbrellas.

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  • Officials say scattered showers won't help BC wildfires, wind may fuel flame
Officials say scattered showers won't help BC wildfires, wind may fuel flame

Crews from Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island joined the more than 3,000 people battling the flames. Instead, strong winds may even fuel the flames. Williams Lake Mayor Walt Cobb said crews were ensuring routes are clear and buses are ready if the rest of the city's 11,000 residents are suddenly forced to leave.

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  • Dollar Steady Ahead of US Inflation Data
Dollar Steady Ahead of US Inflation Data

Chief economist Etsuko Yamashita said that if the US CPI would be weaker than expected, it could not only shift USD/JPY below 113 but make a new range lower than 113 instead. The New Zealand dollar was trading at 73.16 United States cents as at 5 pm from 72.84 cents late yesterday but was weaker versus last Friday in NY when it traded at 73.80.

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  • MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (MX) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (MX) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

The company was downgraded on Wednesday, April 27 by Argus Research. "The acquisition of Wireless Internet of Things (IoT) business has further strengthened the company's leading position in the IoT market". If you are accessing this report on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide copyright laws. Granite Po...

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  • College Station Gymboree one of hundreds closing
College Station Gymboree one of hundreds closing

Gymboree also owns insane 8 and Janie and Jack , both children's clothing stores that are part of the group of retailers closing. Gymboree Corp., which filed for bankruptcy protection in June and aims to cut its debt by $1 billion, will close about 350 stores in the US, the company announced Tuesday .

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  • DJIA Today: Dow Jones Futures Hit Record Following Yellen Testimony
DJIA Today: Dow Jones Futures Hit Record Following Yellen Testimony

Essentially, she said the Fed was not in a hurry to raise U.S. interest rates, and would "gradually" start cutting its massive $US4.5 billion bond portfolio later this year. Economists polled by Reuters expected the index to remain flat. Fed Fund futures were little changed following Yellen's testimony, with traders continuing to expect a rate ...

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  • Goldman Sachs Boosts Rating On Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) To
Goldman Sachs Boosts Rating On Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) To "Buy"

Smith Salley & invested in 1.31% or 91,140 shares. About 5.40M shares traded. Tidewater Inc. (TDW) has declined 87.52% since July 14, 2016 and is downtrending. (NYSE: WMT ) remains a cheap stock. Nomura maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, May 20 report. Credit Suisse downgraded Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) on Thursday, October 15 to...

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  • Target Raises Second-quarter Earnings Forecast
Target Raises Second-quarter Earnings Forecast

TRUE Private Wealth Advisors boosted its stake in Target Corporation by 0.9% in the first quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 5,727,335 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $316,091,000 after buying an additional 259,192 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Dollar Falls As Weak US Retail Sales, Inflation Cool Fed Rate Hopes
Dollar Falls As Weak US Retail Sales, Inflation Cool Fed Rate Hopes

Weak auto sales, which have been down in the first half of the year, were not to blame this time: excluding that volatile category, sales were still down 0.2 per cent. There was also a decline in energy services prices for the month. Industrial production rose for the fifth straight month in June, increasing 0.4 per cent on a continued rise in oi...

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  • Hanged Canadian inmate had links to 'Dark Web', say media reports
Hanged Canadian inmate had links to 'Dark Web', say media reports

Alexandre Cazes, the 26-year-old who had been accused of being the site's admin, was found dead in a Thai jail cell on Wednesday, the WSJ adds. On July 5, AlphaBay Market went down and scared the hell out of users. Following its creation in December 2014, AlphaBay emerged as an heir to the Silk Road, the online marketplace closed by federal...

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  • Nokia-founded luxury phone maker Vertu shuts down manufacturing arm
Nokia-founded luxury phone maker Vertu shuts down manufacturing arm

A private equity company EQT purchased it from Nokia back in 2012. Vertu's latest device, the Constellation, was released in February with a starting price of $6,000. The plan floundered in the High Court on Tuesday. The firm's liquidation was confirmed by the BBC , which was told by an external spokesman for Vertu: " Well it's gone in...

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  • Magellan Midstream Partners LP Stock as Institutional Investors Exit
Magellan Midstream Partners LP Stock as Institutional Investors Exit

It has outperformed by 28.58% the S&P500. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2016 Q4. Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 0.99670, the 24 month is 1.04599, and the 36 month is 0.94808. The company has a market capitalization of $6.24 billion, a PE ratio of 14.95 and a beta of 0.89. The stock has "Buy" ratin...

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