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Facebook launches controls to regulate political ads and fight fake news

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In today's update on Facebook (FB -1.3%) policy moves, the company says it's acting to increase transparency and accountability for "issue" advertising , including political/electoral ads. Sandberg, who joined Facebook in 2008 from Google, has been largely silent since the privacy scandal broke but she gave interviews on Thursday and Friday to National Public Radio and NBC's " Today Show ". Read More »

CBSE Class 12 Economics paper leak: 3 arrested from Himachal Pradesh

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For paucity of time to authenticate the leak, the exam was allowed to continue but once it was found that the paper was leaked, the Board has cancelled it and ordered a re-test. Police were tracking the three persons - the teacher, a clerk and a support staff - and finally nabbed them from Himachal. He said that the SIT has interrogated over 70 people, including WhatsApp admins, school teachers, ground staff, students and others to trace the leak's point of origin and beneficiaries. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY) Receives "Buy" Rating from Argus

The stock decreased 2.29% or $1.43 during the last trading session, reaching $60.88. About 54,181 shares traded. Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $51.56 to $78.00 in a report on Thursday, February 15th. Read More »

McIlroy well placed after first round of The Masters

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Perhaps more importantly, all seems well in the space between his ears. McIlroy wanted to get off to a solid start, knowing it was crucial for his latest shot at a career Grand Slam. The tournament was his to win. "If you do that enough times, hopefully that score on Sunday evening's the lowest out of all 87 competitors and you walk away with something that you'll have for the rest of your life". Read More »

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) Increases to $15.44

Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) has declined 1.22% since April 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.65% the S&P500. Equities analysts predict that SuperValu will post $0.63 EPS for the current year. SVU has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Friday, September 9 by Telsey Advisory Group. Read More »

Study shows baby wipes may worsen food allergies

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In the study, scientists say that this helps with understanding the way food allergies develop. Food allergies are on the rise and affect an estimated 4 to 6 percent of children in the USA, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More »

Kansas City man given 40-year prison sentence after admitting sex abuse

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An Arizona transient with a history of mental illness was sentenced on Friday to 29 years in prison for a murderous rage in which he decapitated his wife and their two puppies, then maimed himself, a court official said. Joly was awaiting trial at the time on a statutory rape charge that stemmed from a sexual relationship he had with a 16-year-old girl who was too young to legally consent. Read More »

The suspect's final days — YouTube shooting

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Commander Geoff Caldwell said he didn't know the total number of shots fired by Nasim Aghdam at the tech firm's headquarters in San Bruno , south of San Francisco, but said that had swapped out a magazine and shot from the second magazine when she killed herself. Read More »

Pope Francis prays for British baby Alfie Evans and family

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In a statement on Friday, Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust said: "We understand that this is an incredibly hard time for Alfie's family and we continue to support them in every way we can". "We are begging the hospital to continue this process to give us and Alfie the chance to see if he wakes up or improves", he said. His parents say Alfie is now showing signs of improvement after having his medication reduced. Read More »

Key messages for World Health Day 2018

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This is a serious issue facing the global community. Nearly 100 million people are being pushed into extreme poverty, forced to survive on just $1.90 or less a day, because they have to pay for health services out of their own pockets. Their challenge is to maintain coverage to meet people's expectations. The World Health Organisation ( WHO)'s Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, has urged political leaders to ensure that all citizens, no matter where they live or who they ... Read More »

HMD Global plans big 'make in India' push for Nokia phones

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The device will be available from April 30. All three Nokia phones launched today will be available from Nokia Mobile Shop , along with select physical stores. The handset also comes with a 12MP+13MP dual-lens camera setup with support for 2x optical zoom. The front sports a 16MP fixed focus sensor for selfies with an f/2.0 aperture, 1-micron pixels and Zeiss optics. Read More »

22:00Rains, Dust Storms Envelop Indian Capital, Cause 24 Flights to Divert

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The dusty wind hit the national capital a little after 4 pm. " Weather not in our control and airport also has constraints in handling so many unexpected flights and passengers", he tweeted. The maximum is expected to be around 35 degrees while the minimum is likely to be around 23 degrees C. "Afternoons would be slightly warm, but nights would be cool and comfortable in coming days", it reported. Read More »

NBC Grills Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Over Slow Response to Privacy Breach

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In a separate interview with Financial Times , Sandberg was asked why she remained silent about the Facebook data breach scandal over the past couple of weeks. This will be the first time Zuckerberg has ever testified before Congress. Google and Twitter also sent lower-level executives to the three public hearings on the matter. Read More »

Coresite Rlty Corp (COR) Holder Green Street Investors LLC Lowered Its Position

The stock decreased 0.61% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $24.4. About 313,126 shares traded. It has underperformed by 9.01% the S&P500. 43 funds opened positions while 106 raised stakes. Barclays Public Ltd reported 0% of its portfolio in CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR). 1,905 are held by Qs Invsts Limited Liability Corporation. Read More »

Dino Melaye Begs Supreme Court To Stop Recall Process

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Have you read Trendiee Today? Senator Dino Melaye has run to the Supreme Court praying it to declare the petitions submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission seeking his recall as unlawful. Copyright 2018 SIGNAL . Permission to use portions of this article is granted provided appropriate credits are given to www.signalng.com and other relevant sources . Read More »

Facebook Deleted Zuckerberg's Messages From Inboxes

We now know - from Facebook's written submission to the ministry of information technology -that 335 downloads in India of the Kogan App called This is your Digital Life - enabled disgraced election advisory, Cambridge Analytica , which manipulated elections, to potentially breach the data of 562, 455 Indians. Read More »

Aspiriant LLC Cut Us Bancorp Del (USB) Stake by $4.57 Million

Tremblant Cap Grp owns 1.33M shares for 3.79% of their portfolio. U.S. Bancorp had 86 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Bancorp (NYSE: USB ) has "Neutral" rating given by Nomura. Analysts Target Price: Wall Street analysts that cover the U.S. Bancorp ( USB ) presented current consensus target price of $59.38. Read More »

LVW Advisors LLC Purchases 13467 Shares of Altria Group Inc (MO)

It has outperformed by 10.93% the S&P500. Carmichael Hill & Associates Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Altria Group in the 4th quarter worth approximately $1,168,000. The firm has "Strong-Buy" rating given on Wednesday, September 2 by Vetr . Citigroup maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, October 30 report. Read More »

Hawaii Legalizes Medical Aid In Dying

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Critics say they are concerned that the option will lead to hasty decisions, misdiagnoses and waning support for palliative care, in which dying people can be sedated to relieve suffering. There are several provisions built into the law as safeguards to mollify those who anxious that the system could be abused. A counselor must also confirm that the patient isn't suffering from any conditions that may interfere with their ability to make decisions. Read More »

Pet owners warned over rise of 'zombie' raccoons

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Authorities are asking residents to report raccoons behaving unusually to their local police station. Robert Coggeshall, a retired banker turned nature photographer, described the "extremely unusual behaviour" of a raccoon that entered Coggeshall's front yard as he played with his dogs. Read More »

Dept. of Health investigates 6 possible cases of E. coli

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Perramant cautioned that Panera Bread has not been definitively determined to be the source. Six people in the four counties in New Jersey have reported they have contracted the bacterial disease, and Department of Health Officials are investigating a local Panera Bread in Phillipsburg, New Jersey, NJ.com reported . Read More »

Irrfan Khan's 'Hindi Medium' breaks 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan', 'Dangal' records in China

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Saket Chaudhary, the director of Hindi Medium during an interview with IANS a few days ago said, "I think all of us owe Aamir Khan for showing an initiative and vision in taking Hindi cinema to a new and large audience". Hindi Medium fell short of the opening day figure of Secret Superstar that had grossed over approximately Rs43 crore on its opening day in China. Read More »

Israel cuts deal with United Nations, scraps deportation plan

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The agency called on the government of Israel to reconsider its position. "UNHCR appreciates the collaboration with the Government of Israel to find a way out for thousands of Eritreans and Sudanese". The agreement allowed for some 16,000 African asylum seekers to be resettled in Western countries, while an additional 23,000 would be permitted to remain in Israel. Read More »

Kenyan Businessman Charged with Tax Evasion Amounting to Sh15 Billion

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The two, who had been under surveillance for a while, risk being jailed for up to 10 years or a fine of double the taxes evaded should they be found guilty. In order to claim input VAT, the companies then resort to buying invoices to inflate purchase costs, making them nearly equal to sales, and thereby paying minimal tax, if any. Read More »

Panthers edge Bruins, keep playoff hopes alive

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He stopped three breakaways late in the game to keep the Bruins chances of winning alive. Luongo made his 1,000th appearance Thursday against the Boston Bruins , becoming the third goalie in National Hockey League history to reach the mark. Read More »

Woman suing Mormon church speaks of alleged rape

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The lawsuit claims that Bishop assaulted her while she was a missionary before he was president of the Missionary Training Center. It also alleges that the Church did not report the sexual assault against Denson to local law enforcement authorities or take any Church action against Bishop. Read More »

Nepal PM Oli arrives in India on three-day state visit

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Oli is likely to will take up various issues including the early execution of India funded projects in Nepal, implementation of the Mahakali Treaty, Motihari-Amlekhgunj pipeline, and clearance of pending line of credit for quake reconstruction. Read More »