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Business Russian Hackers Charged in Massive Yahoo Breach
Author: 0 Russian Hackers Charged in Massive Yahoo Breach

In December, then-president Barack Obama updated an executive order naming Belan as among hackers whose activities posed a "significant threat" to US national security or financial stability or were aimed at "interfering with or undermining election processes or institutions".

Business Trump once chucked One Direction out of his hotel
Author: 0 Trump once chucked One Direction out of his hotel

People magazine reported that Liam chatted about his impending fatherhood when he said, "She fully supports me". She's been my cream girl since I was younger. She's been in the industry for fourteen years now. This outrageous story is completely unsurprising given everything we know about Trump, except for the fact that it seems like he was actually trying to do something nice for Tiffany .

Business Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare in vote on Thursday
Author: 0 Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare in vote on Thursday

Cotton, a conservative who said the ACA replacement bill can not pass the Senate without changes, called talk of a three-step process "political spin". "The only way to drive down premiums is to repeal the insurance mandates, and to do so immediately, not delayed over many years", Cruz told reporters.

Business Guessing game over! Yogi Adityanath will be next UP CM
Author: 0 Guessing game over! Yogi Adityanath will be next UP CM

However, squashing such speculations, the BJP promoted the Gorakhpur MLA, and a true-blue UPite, for the state's top job. Federal Interior minister Rajnath Singh, telecom minister Manoj Sinha and BJP state president Keshav Prasad Maurya had also been seen as contenders for the post of chief minister.

Author: 0 Sean Spicer Reportedly Apologizes to Britain For Talking Shit

The Senate Intelligence committee has been investigating the claims that former President Obama wiretapped Trump Tower. The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Republican Devin Nunes, said in a statement late on Friday that the Justice Department had "fully complied" with the panel's request.

Business NC Offshore Wind-Lease Auction Begins Today
Author: 0 NC Offshore Wind-Lease Auction Begins Today

Based on estimates that 3 megawatts of electricity can be generated by wind over a square kilometer, the area in theory could generate a maximum 1,486 MW if fully developed, according to BOEM. The offshore wind leases are being offered after the Obama administration cleared the way for the auctions just prior to the end of his term in January.

Author: 0 G-20 members fuss over free-trade view

United States president Donald Trump , who campaigned on an "America First" platform, has already pulled the U.S. out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement with Japan and other countries. Mnuchin has said trade needs to be "fair", which would be a step back from the group's previous blanket condemnation of trade barriers. He has already pulled the US out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement with Japan and other Pacific Rim countries and has started the process to ...

Business EU Seeks UN Probe into Crimes against Myanmar Rohingya
Author: 0 EU Seeks UN Probe into Crimes against Myanmar Rohingya

The State Counsellor's Office issued a press release late Thursday indicating the government's support of all recommendations in the report and pledging its continued cooperation with the commission. "Our recommendations, of course, go beyond the current situation in Northern Rakhine and include proposals relating to: the protection of rights, freedom of movement, enhanced economic and social development and the edification of Rakhine's cultural heritage".

Business White House denies apologising to British government over spying claims
Author: 0 White House denies apologising to British government over spying claims

Ryan's comment comes as Trump and the White House have retreated from the President's stunning accusation in a tweet two weeks ago. The White House on Thursday stood by President Donald Trump's unproven accusations that his predecessor wiretapped his NY skyscraper, despite growing bipartisan agreement that there's no evidence to back up the claim and mounting pressure to retract the statement.

Business Kapil Sharma Shared Photos of his Girlfriend on Twitter & She's Very Charming
Author: 0 Kapil Sharma Shared Photos of his Girlfriend on Twitter & She's Very Charming

So, is Kapil Sharma really married to Ginni? He had written, "Hi.want to share something very lovely thing with u guys. wait for 30 mins". Earlier Kapil was rumoured to be dating the creative head of The Kapil Sharma Show but now he has made a decision to end all the rumours with his post on twitter! The girl who is seen in this picture is no other, but her girlfriend are Giini (Bhavneeth Chathrath).

Business Hong Kong's central bank raises base rate by 25 basis points
Author: 0 Hong Kong's central bank raises base rate by 25 basis points

The CSI300 index rose 0.4 percent, to 3,477.94 points by the lunch break on Thursday, while the Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.7 percent, to 3,263.08 points. China Unicom jumped 5.2 percent, shaking off profit drop to settle at a near one-year high. Members of the Fed project two more rate hikes this year, which would bring the target range for the federal funds rate to 1.25 to 1.50 percent.

Author: 0 A Glut of Oil Keeps Prices Under $50 a Barrel

For the eleven non-Opec countries that are pledged to cut 558 kb/d of production, there is, as yet, far less data visibility. Oil tumbled on Tuesday after OPEC reported a rise in global crude stocks and a surprise output jump from its biggest member, Saudi Arabia , further pressuring prices that have erased almost all gains since OPEC announced output cuts in November.

Business USA oil rig count rises for 9th straight week
Author: 0 USA oil rig count rises for 9th straight week

Environmental activists from the Duwamish Tribe protest the arrival of the Polar Pioneer, an oil drilling rig owned by Shell Oil, as it arrives on May 14, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. Both West Texas Intermediate and Brent barrels were traded slightly up (.02% and.04% respectively) on Friday preceding the release of the report, with WTI still trading below $49 per barrel at $48.76.

Author: 0 Trump budget could devastate local Meals on Wheels program

Trump would use the budget savings in part to ramp up immigration enforcement, including hiring 75 new immigration judges and 60 federal prosecutors to focus on border enforcement. Mulvaney: As you know, or I think you know, Meals on Wheels is not a federal program. That's a state decision to fund that particular portion, to take the federal money and give it to the states and say , look, we to want give you money for programs that don't work.

Author: 0 The Way Wall Street Experts See Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)

Its CEO said. "The benefits from our restructuring actions during the past two years played a critical role in our ability to deliver higher margins across many of our businesses". Narrow down focus to firm performance, its weekly performance was 0.30% and monthly performance was -0.97%. 06/24/2016 - General Electric Company had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse.

Business Bowie Stamps Launched Into Space on Helium Balloons
Author: 0 Bowie Stamps Launched Into Space on Helium Balloons

The initial flight into the stratosphere reached a height of around 34,100m, before the balloons burst and the stamps began to descend at speeds reaching up to 200mph, before slowing to approximately 8mph by the time they reach the ground. To mark the occasion, the postal service has had 52 limited-edition "First Day Covers" sets of the stamps sent into space and has launched a special contest offering people a chance to win those stamps.

Business How major USA stock market indexes fared on Monday
Author: 0 How major USA stock market indexes fared on Monday

Amgen (AMGN.O) shares tumbled 6.7 percent after data on the biotechnology company's cholesterol drug came in at the low end of investor expectations.The Dow Jones Industrial Average.DJI fell 6.94 points, or 0.03 percent, to 20,927.61, the S&P 500 .SPX lost 1.64 points, or 0.07 percent, to 2,379.74 and the Nasdaq Composite.IXIC dropped 6.50 points, or 0.11 percent, to 5,894.26.The pan-European STOXX 600 index slipped 0.1 percent.

Author: 0 Trump stands by his unproven claim that Obama tapped his phones

LONDON-A spokesman for Britain's prime minister says the White House has promised that it won't repeat a claim that United Kingdom spies snooped on U.S. law. Trump's use of the word " wiretapping . spans a whole host of surveillance types of options", Spicer says. Trump originally made the allegations against Obama on March 4 in a series of early morning tweets .

Business Federal Reserve Board Votes To Raise Interest Rates Again
Author: 0 Federal Reserve Board Votes To Raise Interest Rates Again

The Fed raised its target rate to 0.75-1.0 per cent on Wednesday, up from 0.5-0.75 per cent previously. In other overseas news, the Euro zone consumer price index came in at up 0.4% in February from January, and up 0.2% year-on-year, which was right in line with market expectations.

Business Saudi 'Mission Impossible' Makes Longer OPEC Oil Cuts Inevitable
Author: 0 Saudi 'Mission Impossible' Makes Longer OPEC Oil Cuts Inevitable

On a more bearish note USA demand remains problematic with US refiner runs flat YTD and USA gasoline consumption -2 percent y/y over the last month. The move, enforced in January, helped bring oil prices back to around $50 per barrel, after crashing below $30 per barrel in early 2016.

Author: 0 Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:CIE) To Report Earnings

Federated Investors Inc. PA boosted its position in Cobalt International Energy by 55.7% in the fourth quarter. 26 analysts projected on average Earnings. The 8 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Cobalt International Energy Inc have a median target of 2.45, with a high estimate of 5.00 and a low estimate of 1.00.

Author: 0 Federer "impressed" by Kyrgios

This, on the sun-baked Indian Wells hardcourt that many players, most recently Novak Djokovic , have described as slow and high-bouncing-qualities that historically have played in favor of the Spaniard who loves to chase doomed balls down and send them back kicking hard into his opponent's face.

Business Norges Bank Takes Position in Monster Beverage Co. (MNST)
Author: 0 Norges Bank Takes Position in Monster Beverage Co. (MNST)

The current price change puts the market capitalization at $147.73 bln. The stock's 50 day moving average price is $43.27 and its 200 day moving average price is $46.33. Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. The number of shares now owned by investors are 575.69 mln. To measure price-variation, we found MNST's volatility during a week at 3.21% and during a month it has been found around 2%.

Author: 0 Paris Orly Airport: Suspect Killed After Trying to Grab Soldier's Weapon

Orly is France's second-busiest airport, after Charles de Gaulle. Parts of the airport were evacuated and passengers were not allowed to disembark after witnesses reported hearing shots. In a separate incident, a police office has been shot and injured during a road check north of Paris. It remains France's busiest in terms of domestic flights.

Business Alberta Budget 2017: Balanced budget equals layoffs, says Premier Notley
Author: 0 Alberta Budget 2017: Balanced budget equals layoffs, says Premier Notley

During Thursday's budget speech, Finance Minister Joe Ceci said the government may return to balanced budgets by 2023-24 at earliest. Planners will design the schools this year while construction would start in 2018. Wildrose finance critic Derek Fildebrandt said a downgrade would cost Albertans money because the province would be forced to repay debt at a higher interest rate.

Business European Stocks Climb to 15-Month High on Fed Hike, Dutch Vote
Author: 0 European Stocks Climb to 15-Month High on Fed Hike, Dutch Vote

Policymakers of the Bank of England made a decision to maintain its record low interest rate, in a split vote, as one policymaker preferred a quarter point hike. If ever there was a time when the dollar would consolidate and move lower, Wednesday provided the flawless opportunity as the market built in expectations of a more aggressive rate-hike pace, he said.

Author: 0 Oil Prices Rally After EIA Reports 200000 Barrel Draw

US oil prices rose more than 2 percent in early Asian trade on Wednesday, recovering from a three-month low after industry data showed a surprise drawdown in USA crude stockpiles. Consequently, we are forecasting that USA gasoline demand will pick up in late second-quarter 2017. The global benchmark crude was at a premium of US$2.48 to May WTI.

Author: 0 Chinese Premier says no intention of devaluing yuan to boost exports

President Donald Trump. Tillerson is expected to pave the way for the first face-to-face summit between Trump and President Xi Jinping, a meeting that will reportedly be held at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida early next month. "I am optimistic about the prospects of the European Union, and we are optimistic about the development prospects for China-EU relations", he said.

Author: 0 Bon-Ton averts delisting on Nasdaq

Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 5,784,626 with a reported 78,432 bought and 321,933 sold. She said conditions of malls are changing, as are local economies in some communities where Bon-Ton has stores.

Author: 0 UNC men's basketball crushes Texas Southern, 103-64, in NCAA Tournament opener

Six players are averaging at least 8.5 points per game for Texas Southern, they are: Zach Lofton (17.0), Demontrae Jefferson (14.9), Derrick Griffin (11.3), Kevin Scott (9.7), Jalan McCloud (8.7) and Marvin Jones (8.5). He broke his previous career high for points in an NCAA Tournament game, and his 19 first-half points were his second most this season, just shy of a 20-point half in a December 17 loss to Kentucky.

Author: 0 Stock under Analysis: NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE)

Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) was up +0.14% ($0.07) to $49.36 and showed a volume of 2.46 mln shares. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link . 11/25/2015 - NextEra Energy, Inc . had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also help in determining where it may be possibly heading.

Business SpaceX Delivers Echostar XXIII Into Orbit
Author: 0 SpaceX Delivers Echostar XXIII Into Orbit

SpaceX efficaciously launched a communications satellite in the trajectory for satellite operator EchoStar after it launched it on board one of the Falcon 9 rocket. That's because SpaceX did not plan for a landing of the first stage booster. The rocket took off at 2 am (0600 GMT) carrying the EchoStar XXIII . These contracts for military launches feature satellites allowing troops to communicate on battlefields.

Author: 0 BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) Under Analyst Spotlight

The number of shares now owned by investors are 73.77 mln. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Ellington Management Group LLC bought a new position in shares of BioCryst Pharmaceuticals during the fourth quarter worth approximately $110,000.

Business PRINCETON: PU falls to Irish in NCAA hoop opener
Author: 0 PRINCETON: PU falls to Irish in NCAA hoop opener

The Mountaineers and Irish will meet Saturday for a 12:10 tip-off on CBS, with the victor advancing to the Sweet 16. But up against Mountaineers head coach Bob Huggins' "Press Virginia", that's easier said than done. As Princeton brought the ball down the floor, no timeouts left, the Irish kept their way about them. They're good at it. "So I think our thing is, when we get through it, are we looking to attack?" Hours after the Irish squeaked out a 60-58 victory against No.

Business Gold heads for first weekly gain in three as Fed hurts dollar
Author: 0 Gold heads for first weekly gain in three as Fed hurts dollar

The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB), off 1.4%, helped to drag the tech-laden index lower. After a much-anticipated meeting the U.S. central bank lifted borrowing costs by a quarter of a point but suggested only another two rises this year, confounding talk of a possible three or four.

Author: 0 'Ridiculous': UK agencies rubbish Trump's allegations of spying

GCHQ, the United Kingdom surveillance mammoth intimately linked to the National Security Agency (NSA), has taken public exception to an allegation repeated from the White House podium that, if true, would probably shatter the Five Eyes intelligence alliance so dear to both Washington and London .

Business Tillerson to face Chinese ire over blame for North Korea tensions
Author: 0 Tillerson to face Chinese ire over blame for North Korea tensions

To be sure, Tillerson offered plenty of caveats to the eventual use of force, listing the range of options the United States has for getting tough with the North before things would ever come to blows. "It is the real prospect of eventual military confrontation that Washington has been trying to bring Beijing to understand so that it would be willing to consider meaningful steps to halt the North's nuclear weapons program beyond calling for return to the negotiating table", Romberg said.

Author: 0 Your Ryzen 7 CPU won't be running as hot as you think

Microsoft no longer supports operating systems older than Windows 10 (because it's been out for so long now). According to Microsoft's support page, the error message is a result of the Windows 10 support policy. Many also support this update from Microsoft, saying the new updates are blocked for older versions because they have not been tested for them.

Business Nifty reaches record high, Sensex surges 187 points
Author: 0 Nifty reaches record high, Sensex surges 187 points

The Sensex rose by 187.74 points or 0.64 per cent to 29,585.85 points. The former hit a fresh 16-month high on Thursday, while the latter closed above the 9,100 level for the first time ever. Foreign funds bought shares worth Rs 1,360.10 crore on net basis yesterday, according to provisional data. "Nifty surged higher on Thursday to new life highs tracking firmness in global stocks as the US Fed raised interest rates without speeding up its timeline for future tightening".

Author: 0 Tillerson says State Department spending 'simply not sustainable'

Tillerson, a former chief executive with the Exxon Mobil oil company, faces a tough first trip to Asia seeking to reassure nervous allies facing North Korea's growing nuclear and missile threat and press China to do more on perhaps the most serious security challenge confronting Trump.

Author: 0 Celebrities react to Trump's proposed budget cuts for the arts

The NEA is an independent agency of the federal government that funds artistic projects. Both organizations requested $148 million in funds in 2016, accounting for.006 percent (combined) of the $3.9 trillion spent by the US government that fiscal year.

Business Fulop blasts Trump $6B budget cuts, particularly to the needy
Author: 0 Fulop blasts Trump $6B budget cuts, particularly to the needy

Thanks to it, the county has created an extensive portfolio for infrastructure fix-ups and housing programs. "For years and years we have built infrastructure like this and it doesn't work very well". The plan said the program is "not well-targeted to the poorest populations and has not demonstrated results". But according to the program's performance report, 2.4 million people benefited from public services it made available in 2016.

Business Oil glut puts speculators' US$50 billion long bet in jeopardy
Author: 0 Oil glut puts speculators' US$50 billion long bet in jeopardy

However, stocks at the Cushing terminal in Oklahoma - the key delivery hub for US crude futures traded on the New York Mercantile Exchange - was up 2.13 million barrels from previous week's level to 66.53 million barrels. "The number of active drilling rigs has increased steadily for months as oil prices inched upward-now with the recent oil price drops, it will be interesting to see if shale oil drillers will start shutting some oil taps as production becomes less lucrative", Mr.

Business Maharashtra govt plans slew of steps to address farm distress
Author: 0 Maharashtra govt plans slew of steps to address farm distress

Nevertheless, he assured, he would discuss the matter of writing off farmers' debts with the Centre, including Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh. Munde countered the CM's query to the opposition on the loan waiver with his own set of questions. While going in for farm loan waiver, we will lay emphasis on improving the standard of agriculture in the state.

Business U.S. dollar tumbles after Fed signals gradual hikes, Dutch election exit poll
Author: 0 U.S. dollar tumbles after Fed signals gradual hikes, Dutch election exit poll

Financial spreadbetters predicted a muted start to European stocks after Thursday's strong gains, with Britain's FTSE and Germany's DAX expected to open 0.1 percent lower and France's CAC 40 seen starting the day flat. April Comex Gold futures are holding steady on extremely low volume early Friday after holding on to gains produced by the Fed's decision not to increase the pace of monetary tightening after its two-day monetary policy meeting concluded on Wednesday.

Business Smart Money Buying the Price Weakness of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)
Author: 0 Smart Money Buying the Price Weakness of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Raymond James Financial, Inc. reissued a "strong-buy" rating on shares of Kinder Morgan in a research note on Wednesday, December 7th. Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, January 18th. It has a dividend yield of 1.05%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, January 30th. Kinder Morgan's dividend payout ratio is now 200.00%. (NYSE:KMI) to post earnings report on 2017-04-19.