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Author: 0 Missouri attorney general to investigate Google

The Kansas City Star reported on Monday that Attorney General Josh Hawley has issued subpoenas to Google as part of the investigation. He is also looking into whether Google scrapes information without permission from competitors like Yelp Inc.to use for its own search results, and is questioning Google's collection, use and disclosure of information about its users and their online activities.

Business Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (NYSE:BIP) Given News Impact Score of 0.13
Author: 0 Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (NYSE:BIP) Given News Impact Score of 0.13

Sources state that Brookfield had delivered on its promise of not exceeding the limit of share ownership in the firm by owning less than 45% shares. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, October 2 report . The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be given a $0.468 dividend.

Business Quadrilateral Coalition on the Indo-Pacific
Author: 0 Quadrilateral Coalition on the Indo-Pacific

Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump held discussions on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit . The dialogue is aimed at bolstering their influence over the region against China's expanding presence. "The officials also exchanged views on addressing common challenges of terrorism and proliferation linkages impacting the region as well as on enhancing connectivity", the MEA statement said.

Business JD.com Claims $19 Bln In Sales On Singles' Day
Author: 0 JD.com Claims $19 Bln In Sales On Singles' Day

This company has today made the announcement regarding the $19.1 billion generated from the shopping event sales. While veterans were recognized in the USA and those fallen in the Second World War were to be remembered in Europe, in China, this November 11 was to celebrate singles.

Business Global carbon emissions to rise 2% in 2017: scientists
Author: 0 Global carbon emissions to rise 2% in 2017: scientists

The government talks proudly of having cut United Kingdom emissions by 42 per cent since 1990 but this will make little overall difference if other countries continue to increase theirs. "Fortunately, now it is not only possible, but in most cases makes simple financial sense, to meet these electricity needs with renewable energy sources".

Business Emirates to buy 40 Boeing 787s, valued at $15.1B
Author: 0 Emirates to buy 40 Boeing 787s, valued at $15.1B

Emirates, the Middle East's largest air carrier, has unveiled new, state-of-the-art, first class private suites. The 544-seat jet entered service amid huge fanfare in 2007, but its future has been thrown into doubt by sluggish sales as airlines turn to efficient smaller jets like the Boeing 777, of which Emirates is also the largest buyer.

Author: 0 Qualcomm will reportedly reject Broadcom's offer

If completed at the current price, the combined companies would have had annual sales of $51 billion - trailing only Intel and Samsung in the semiconductor industry. Overall, Broadcom's bid is a very ambitious attempt to grow its share of the market for components that go into mobile phones. On Monday, Qualcomm said in a press release that the San Diego, Calif.

Business Arkansas quarterback arrested on suspicion of DWI and careless driving
Author: 0 Arkansas quarterback arrested on suspicion of DWI and careless driving

A police report shows the 20-year-old refused a breathalyzer test. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Washington County Detention Center where he was processed. "You're given a chance to fill in for Brandon Allen ... and then you and get a DWI, that just doesn't look very good on you", said Terren Mayberry.

Business One Nation linked to domestic violence post
Author: 0 One Nation linked to domestic violence post

Ms Hanson accused former employees of dumped senator Malcolm Roberts of 'encouraging him to move to Corey Bernardi's party'. She said Senator Anning had walked out of a meeting with her this morning while discussing his future, claiming he said, "I know where this is going".

Author: 0 Costa Rica hit by 6.5-magnitude quake

While power was largely unaffected, there were reports of some areas close to the epicenter losing electricity and cellphone transmission. According to the National weather service, the United States threat of tsunamis in the Pacific ocean there.

Business 49ers outlast Giants for first win under Kyle Shanahan
Author: 0 49ers outlast Giants for first win under Kyle Shanahan

While the Niners could be making a quarterback change soon, this performance will only heighten the questions about whether the Giants will need to change coaches. Coming into Sunday's game at 1-7, the Giants traveled to San Francisco in hopes of potentially finding some momentum to help them right the ship with eight games remaining in the regular season.

Business Agassi brands Federer the favourite over Nadal
Author: 0 Agassi brands Federer the favourite over Nadal

He played more tournaments. ― Reuters picLONDON, Nov 13 ― Roger Federer says he does not regret passing up the chance to topple great rival Rafael Nadal from the top of the world rankings at the ATP Finals in London this week. You can work on stuff, whereas if every point counts so much. there's no room for anything any more. "I got off to a great start, and was able to play a bit more freely after that", the 36-year-old told The Guardian.

Business Jaguars Two-Minute Drill: Week 9 win over the Chargers
Author: 0 Jaguars Two-Minute Drill: Week 9 win over the Chargers

On their two possessions in the final stages of the matchup, and despite an interception on his first game-tying drive attempt, Jaguars QB Blake Bortles successfully led Jacksonville to a game-tying field goal on his second drive under the two-minute warning to push the game to overtime.

Business Trade Shocker: Bitcoin Falls By Over $1000 In 48 Hours
Author: 0 Trade Shocker: Bitcoin Falls By Over $1000 In 48 Hours

There are now more than 1,200 different tokens in existence according to CoinMarketCap . The idea behind bitcoin gold is to decentralize mining operations, which are now in the hands of large companies that can afford expensive processing chips.

Business Morocco vs. Ivory Coast: Who will go to Russian Federation?
Author: 0 Morocco vs. Ivory Coast: Who will go to Russian Federation?

While Tunisia held on to a 0-0 draw against Libya to make their first World Cup appearance since 2006. Before Saturday, the trio of Nigeria , Egypt and Senegal had booked their tickets before the two North African countries also came on board to Russian Federation.

Business Women assaulted manager at Indianapolis McDonald's because they wanted chicken McNuggets
Author: 0 Women assaulted manager at Indianapolis McDonald's because they wanted chicken McNuggets

They asked the manager if they could be added to the order and paid for at the window, but the manager reportedly told the women they would have to drive back around to the back of the line. Leaving without their nuggets, the women reportedly climbed out of the restaurant and back into their vehicle and drove away. The women were then forced back out through the window and drove off at speed - without the extra chicken McNuggets.

Author: 0 Bp Plc Decreases Stake in Time Warner Inc. (TWX)

It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Farallon Capital Management Llc increased Time Warner Inc ( TWX ) stake by 1124.56% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. 600.08 million shares or 1.15% less from 607.09 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Eulav Asset Mngmt reported 113,000 shares or 0.19% of all its holdings.

Business United halts flights to New Delhi as toxic air chokes India's capital
Author: 0 United halts flights to New Delhi as toxic air chokes India's capital

The US carrier said its Newark-New Delhi route was suspended because of "poor air quality concerns" and that customers with tickets can re-book on alternate flights. Assocham , which has recently interacted with 350 tour operators, said: "International tourists are quite particular about their health and safety.

Business Report shows high levels of lead in certain fidget spinners
Author: 0 Report shows high levels of lead in certain fidget spinners

Consumer Advocacy group, The U.S. Public Interest Research Groups, claims Target is selling two types of spinners that have 330 times the acceptable amount of lead for young children. "All fidget spinners have play value as children's toys regardless of age labeling", Cummings added. "They should take these toys off the shelves", said Kara Cook Schultz, U.S.

Business Vegas Self-Driving Shuttle Crashes
Author: 0 Vegas Self-Driving Shuttle Crashes

Zurschmeide acknowledged that the truck driver was certainly to blame for the accident, but he also stated that improved safety features on self-driving shuttles could allow the vehicles to react smarter in the future. The driver of the truck did however receive a ticket for not stopping. AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah (AAA) is sponsoring the nation's first self-driving shuttle pilot project geared specifically for the public.

Business Macy's gains as department store chain hopes for holiday cheer
Author: 0 Macy's gains as department store chain hopes for holiday cheer

The company has been slashing costs, closing stores and reducing inventory - all in a bid to adapt to brick-and-mortar retail's new realities. It's been a tough year for retail overall, with store closings on pace to top the worst year of the recession and several well-known chains filing for bankruptcy protection due to their debts.

Business Murdoch Reportedly Twice Discussed CNN With AT&T CEO
Author: 0 Murdoch Reportedly Twice Discussed CNN With AT&T CEO

Kushner feels is unfair coverage slanted against the president". Trump's comments have provoked concern that he may improperly influence the Justice Department to block the deal. AT&T also said it would invest an additional $1 billion in the United States next year if Trump signed into law the provisions in the current House of Representatives tax bill.

Business Flybe plane crash-lands at Belfast airport
Author: 0 Flybe plane crash-lands at Belfast airport

The craft crashed with its nose down on a runway at the terminal after taking off from the Belfast City-George best airport at 11.30am. "There are 52 passengers on board and four crew members". "A Flybe spokesman said: "'Flybe can confirm that there has been an incident involving one of our Bombardier Q-400 aircraft, flight no BE331 which landed with no nose gear in place.

Business NGT approves ODD-EVEN scheme, but no exemption for Women and Two wheelers
Author: 0 NGT approves ODD-EVEN scheme, but no exemption for Women and Two wheelers

Women drivers, two-wheelers and vehicles carrying children in school uniform, in addition to VVIPs, would be exempted from its provisions, Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot said. Pollution has reached disastrous levels in Delhi, with smog. Over 1,600 buses operate under the cluster bus scheme, run by the Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Agency (DIMTS), a joint venture between the Delhi government and the non-profit organisation IDFC Foundation.

Business Hasbro makes takeover offer for Mattel
Author: 0 Hasbro makes takeover offer for Mattel

MAT has been the topic of several research reports. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Mattel from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a report on Saturday, November 4th. Eaton Vance Management raised its position in shares of Mattel by 581.7% in the second quarter. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC now owns 398,441 shares of the company's stock valued at $8,578,000 after purchasing an additional 34,100 shares during the last quarter.

Author: 0 Should You Hold Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

Sector Pension Investment Board reported 0.16% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc . CSCO's profit would be $2.72 billion giving it 15.48 P/E if the $0.55 EPS is correct. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Jefferies Lc accumulated 163,247 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Cisco Systems, Inc . designs and sells a range of products, provides services and delivers integrated solutions to develop and connect networks around the world.

Business Facebook's latest community push is on-site small business training
Author: 0 Facebook's latest community push is on-site small business training

A recent report from Robert Half Technology found that 77% of job candidates lack the digital media skills that businesses need. Facebook Community Boost will arrive in 30 U.S. If you're an entrepreneur , we'll have training programs on how to use technology to turn an idea into a business or show you ways to create a free online presence using Facebook.

Business Ford, Ekso team up for 'bionic' auto workers
Author: 0 Ford, Ekso team up for 'bionic' auto workers

The EksoVest is sort of like a backpack with arm supports that the worker can strap onto themselves in probably around a minute. "It can be fitted to support workers ranging from 5ft to 6ft 4", and provides adjustable lift assistance of 5 lb to 15 lb per arm.

Business Equifax haunted by cyberattack as costs, lawsuits increase
Author: 0 Equifax haunted by cyberattack as costs, lawsuits increase

Equifax's latest financials lay bare the costly fallout from the embarrassing security breach that exposed 143 million customers' privates in the U.S. That includes social security numbers, identification, addresses and other personal information that the company uses to determine a person's creditworthiness.

Business Alibaba sales surge to $5 billion in 15 minutes on Singles Day
Author: 0 Alibaba sales surge to $5 billion in 15 minutes on Singles Day

Mobile transactions account for 93 per cent of transactions so far this year, a further lift from the whole-day average of 85 per cent in 2016. In two minutes of sales time, Alibaba's gross merchandise volume totaled $1 billion. The world's biggest online shopping day is under way and - in just one hour - its founder Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. has raked in $8.6 billion in sales.

Business IBM Just Announced a 50-Qubit Quantum Computer
Author: 0 IBM Just Announced a 50-Qubit Quantum Computer

IBM has been offering quantum computing as a cloud service since a year ago when it came out with a 5 qubit version of the advanced computers. "We are really proud of this; it's a big frickin' deal", Dario Gil , who directs AI and quantum computing at IBM, told MIT Technology Review .

Author: 0 Takes Position in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

According to Zacks, "NXP Semiconductors N.V.is a global semiconductor company". ( NXPI ) traded up $0.49 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $115.80. Schroder Investment Mgmt Grp reported 0.01% in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:WM). Northeast Financial Consultants reported 0.2% stake. Turning to Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH), its shares were trading at $74.38 a retreat of $-0.27, on the trading floor.

Business ISPs agree to Ofcom broadband compensation proposals
Author: 0 ISPs agree to Ofcom broadband compensation proposals

In addition, if an engineer doesn't turn up to an appointment or cancels less than 24 hours before, then you will get £25 back. Ofcom has calculated that under current compensation efforts, people receive an average of £3.69 per day for the loss of service and £2.39 per day for delayed installations.

Business PVH Corp. Earns Top Marks in HRC's 2018 Corporate Equality Index
Author: 0 PVH Corp. Earns Top Marks in HRC's 2018 Corporate Equality Index

Among those, 609 earned a ideal score. Twelve North Carolina companies, including four in the Triad, received ideal scores in a national survey of companies that protect the rights of LGBTQ workers. We are proud to be recognized with a 100 percent rating on the Corporate Equality Index. Huntington Ingalls Industries is rated best place to work for the LGBTQ Equality Human Rights Campaign .

Business The Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Is Here Early, And It Has 740bhp
Author: 0 The Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Is Here Early, And It Has 740bhp

Fortunately, someone got ahold of one of those magazines early, so shortly after the new ZR1 was introduced on the cover of Car & Driver - the juicy details on the upcoming American supercar were also posted online. Prominently stanced on the cover, the all-new orange Corvette ZR1 looks drastically more aggressive than the current Z06. 0-60mph happens in under three seconds, a standing quarter-mile is dealt with in under 11 seconds, and it'll top out at 210mph.

Business USDA lowers 2018 wheat, soybean carryover from October
Author: 0 USDA lowers 2018 wheat, soybean carryover from October

The National Agricultural Statistics Service's monthly Crop Production report said soybean output is forecast at 98.4 million bushels, down 8.8 million from a year ago. The U.S.D.A. has increased its corn production outlook for Iowa and the nation. The added acreage helps offset lower anticipated average yields of 136 bushels per acre.

Business JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) Analysts See $-0.18 EPS
Author: 0 JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) Analysts See $-0.18 EPS

Penney in a report on Friday, September 30th. Holding by 5.6% in the first quarter. The stock grabbed 42 new institutional investments totaling 13,659,741 shares while 75 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 22,061,269 shares.

Business Musical.ly lip-syncing app acquired for up to $1bn
Author: 0 Musical.ly lip-syncing app acquired for up to $1bn

On Musical.ly, users - or "musers" as they're called - can record and share 15-second videos of themselves lip syncing to popular songs and making amusing faces. Aside from holding stakes in Dailyhunt and BABE in Indonesia, Toutiao acquired Flipagram , a popular video app in the United States, this February.

Business India's factory output slows to 3.8% in September
Author: 0 India's factory output slows to 3.8% in September

United Kingdom construction activity is worsening, data from the Office for National Statistics showed on Friday. Manufacturing output - a subset of industrial output - also rose by 0.7% in September. Electricity production increased 3.4 percent in September vs 8.3 percent in the month before. The construction output data was much weaker than expected.

Business Gender pay gap 'fundamentally misleading' and promotes 'victim mentality' - study claims
Author: 0 Gender pay gap 'fundamentally misleading' and promotes 'victim mentality' - study claims

This is exactly what the Women's Equality Party seeks to overturn. Today marks Equal Pay Day, the day when women stop earning relative to men because of the gender pay gap . A survey by the National Union of Journalists released on Equality Pay Day - which marks the point in the year at which female employees "start working for free" - found that 8 out of 10 women at the BBC believe they are paid less than their male counterparts.

Business Uber appeals United Kingdom ruling on drivers' labor rights
Author: 0 Uber appeals United Kingdom ruling on drivers' labor rights

The ride-hailing app Uber says it will appeal a United Kingdom decision that would in effect give drivers rights such as guaranteed minimum wage and holiday pay. The Government needs to properly enforce the law and they need to do it now". Uber appeal, arguing that its drivers were were self employed and were under no obligation to use its booking app while claiming 80 pr cent of its drivers would prefer to be considered self-employed.

Business China to ease curbs on foreign business in finance, autos
Author: 0 China to ease curbs on foreign business in finance, autos

Market experts said that the announcement was good news for foreign banks, although they remain cautious on China's overall financial system. "Both the United States and China will have a more prosperous future if we can achieve a level economic playing field".

Business Trudeau holds bilateral talks with Mexican and Japanese leaders at APEC summit
Author: 0 Trudeau holds bilateral talks with Mexican and Japanese leaders at APEC summit

The 11 countries remaining in the Trans-Pacific Partnership were expected to endorse a basic agreement at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam on Friday. When it comes to the members of the TPP, much of the focus remains on Japan, the world's third-largest economy. Ottawa has been seeking changes to the TPP, or even an exemption or side letter, so that it would avoid inadvertently harming Canada, regardless of the outcome from the NAFTA talks, said the official.

Business Oil steadies near $57/bbl before USA crude inventory data
Author: 0 Oil steadies near $57/bbl before USA crude inventory data

In recent days, Saudi Arabia has seen government officials, members of the royal family and businessmen detained on anticorruption charges as Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman makes moves to consolidate power in the kingdom. US crude oil imports averaged about 7.4 million barrels per day last week, down by 194,000 barrels per day from the previous week. The rally has largely been driven by crude output cuts from producing nations led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Business NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Q3 Earnings, Q4 Outlook Smash Expectations
Author: 0 NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Q3 Earnings, Q4 Outlook Smash Expectations

Welch Investments LLC bought a new position in shares of NVIDIA Corporation during the third quarter valued at approximately $104,000. It also reduced its holding in Ishares Tr (SHY) by 11,573 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 15,103 shares, and cut its stake in Novartis A G (NYSE:NVS).

Business Walt Disney Co (DIS) Q4 Profit & Revenue Both Miss The Mark
Author: 0 Walt Disney Co (DIS) Q4 Profit & Revenue Both Miss The Mark

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Therefore 17% are positive. The company was downgraded on Monday, August 17 by Zacks. The rating was upgraded by SunTrust to "Buy" on Friday, January 8. The correct version of this piece can be accessed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/11/09/walt-disney-company-the-dis-position-trimmed-by-zwj-investment-counsel-inc.html.