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Bale earns Real Madrid late win over Al Jazira


Real Madrid failed to equalize the score before the half time to end the first half 1-0. Winning the Club World Cup could "reinforce" Real Madrid's season and give them the kickstart they need, according to Michel Salgado. "I have the best in the world and he is showing it in this shirt", Zidane told a news conference in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Madrid had already seen a goal by Benzema disallowed about 10 minutes earlier, after the referee signalled a foul by Ronaldo on a defender . Read More »

Apple Buys Shazam In $400 Million Acquisition


As revealed by TechCrunch , the latest acquisition counts among one of the largest made by Apple , who previously spent the same amount of money to buy out NeXT and reclaim former CEO Steve Jobs back in 1996. If Apple becomes as open as Shazam to sharing such data with labels (which, if history is any indication, is highly unlikely), content creators and owners could have access to much richer datasets around individual songs, beyond the narrow focus on skip and play-through rates that ... Read More »

Gold in holding pattern ahead of Fed rate decision


It also struggles to compete with yield-bearing assets like Treasurys as borrowing costs rise. It is widely expected to announce the third and final interest rate hike of 2017 on Wednesday. Analysts attributed the slide in gold futures to a weak trend overseas on higher chances of a rate hike by the Federal Reserve later this week, diminishing appeal for precious metals a safe haven investment. Read More »

Salvation Army in need of donations & bell ringers


It's all thanks to community members and businesses who adopted the angels and bought them gifts. Every corner and aisle of the gym is filled with items kids can't wait to unwrap Christmas morning! Student council president Carissa Kintner says, "Student council really wanted to help kids who were in need of presents". Read More »

Tyson Fury Sends "Special Message" To Eddie Hearn


BBBofC Secretary Robert Smith had stated he wouldn't consider Fury's request to reinstated until January, which was met with fire by the former world heavyweight champion, who hastily deleted his Instagram post. "Fury tweeted: "@anthonyfjoshua where you at boy? Fury was charged with testing positive for a "prohibited substance" in June 2016 but claimed that was as a result of eating a wild boar. Read More »

Scottish unemployment rises by 8000


Estimates from the ONS showed that average weekly earnings for employees in the United Kingdom in nominal terms (not adjusted for price inflation ) increased by 2.5% including bonuses and by 2.3% excluding bonuses, compared with a year earlier. Read More »

Khloe Kardashian Has A 'Birth Plan' In Place


Kardashian-West officially announced that she and her husband Kanye West are expecting the third child via surrogate during Sunday's episode of " Keeping Up With the Kardashians ". Reality TV star, Khloe Kardashian , 33, who is believed to be expecting her first child with boyfriend Tristan Thompson , 26, shared this adorable snap of both them kissing, and thanked him for changing her life. Read More »

Germany's Lufthansa drops bid for Air Berlin's Niki unit


Niki airline - founded by former Formula One champion Niki Lauda - is still part of insolvent carrier Air Berlin , which went bankrupt in August after losing a cash lifeline from its biggest shareholder Etihad Airways. The Commission said it would now limit its review to LGW. Air Berlin said in a statement Tuesday that prospective buyers IAG had withdrawn their interest in Niki, while there was also no workable offer from Thomas Cook, leaving Lufthansa as the group's only option for sale. Read More »

Target buys same-day delivery service


After onboarding the Shipt platform and its community of shoppers, Target plans to bring same-day delivery to approximately half of its stores by early 2018. Shipt is an online same-day delivery service. Shipt, like rival Instacart, uses thousands of contractors to buy products at retail stores and deliver them to customers. Read More »

After a Midtown Blast, Ride-Hailing Prices Spike, Briefly


Prices on Uber and Lyft rides also skyrocketed, and both companies have now said they will offer refunds to some passengers in the wake of immediate criticism. Were you hit with surge pricing Monday morning in NYC, and if so, did you get notified about a forthcoming reimbursement? While disgruntled customers complained that the ride-sharing services were attempting to capitalize off of a terrorist attack, the companies insisted that it was a momentary oversight. Read More »

Mobile Layer3 TV Acquisition Sends Down Comcast, Cable Stocks


T-Mobile will enter into a new business territory in 2018. T-Mobile will offer a paid service starting next year. The strategy of T-Mobile is clear. "Together with T-Mobile, we're going to ditch everything you hate about cable and make everything you love about TV better". Layer3, which moved its headquarters from Boston to Denver in 2014, began offering TV service in Chicago previous year, and has since expanded to areas including Washington D.C., Los Angeles and Longmont. Read More »

US TV Channel Claims Ram Setu or Adam's Bridge was man-made


The Show called " What on Earth " will air the episode called Ancient Land Bridge on the Science channel. With the recent discovery that suggests that perhaps the events of Ramayana did indeed occur, the various claims that it is a myth seem to have dissipated. Read More »

South Korea clamps down on cryptocurrencies


About one million South Koreans, many of them small-time investors, are estimated to own Bitcoins, and demand is so high that prices for the unit are around 20 percent higher than in the USA, its biggest market. Vidente Co Ltd ( 121800.KQ ) and Omnitel Inc ( 057680.KQ ), which hold stakes of South Korea's biggest bitcoin exchange Bithumb, fell 8.4 percent and 4.9 percent, respectively. Read More »

Toshiba, Western Digital Settle Chip Unit Dispute (News)


Last month, the Tokyo-based company said it would accelerate investments in its new Fab 6 chip facility in Yokkaichi, blocking Western Digital from participating and raising the prospect the USA company wouldn't get supplies of newer chips that it will need to remain competitive. Read More »

York becomes third United Kingdom city not to renew Uber's license


More than half of them were attributed to Uber. In a statement , the council said: "The suspension of Uber's operating licence, which was announced by Sheffield Council on Friday, November 29, has been lifted". "From our experience, the passengers love the ability to have the convenience of pressing a button to request a vehicle, to take a trip without having to use cash at all and, from a safety point of view, being able to track every element of that journey. Read More »

Litecoin- The new silver sibling to the Bitcoin's gold


The price of litecoin reached an all-time high of $255.42 on Tuesday. The bitcoin price rallied after US exchange CBOE launched regulated bitcoin futures contracts on Sunday, but the most prominent cryptocurrency's performance was a bit more tepid during the first full day of trading. Read More »

Trump orders NASA to send American astronauts to the moon, Mars

The President was joined by members from Congress, National Space Council, and renowned NASA astronauts like Peggy Whitson, Christina Koch, and Sen. NASA said Trump's directive will "more effectively organize government, private industry, and global efforts toward returning humans [to] the Moon , and will lay the foundation that will eventually enable human exploration of Mars". Read More »

'Steady hiring climate' forecast for York Region in early 2018


In the first quarter of a year ago, 24 percent of employers said they would increase staffing, 71 percent sid they'd maintain staffing levels, and 3 percent said they'd reduce staffing. James Hick, managing director for ManpowerGroup Solutions, said: "The national Outlook hasn't dipped below +5% since the final quarter of 2012, yet this quarter we are seeing the worrying double whammy of a fall in confidence nationwide and flatlining hiring in London". Read More »

India seeks revenge in Mohali


The visitors, who lead the three-match series 1-0 after a big opening win on Sunday, have fielded an unchanged side in their bid to clinch their first-ever series on Indian soil. While Mohali may not be as cold as Dharamsala, the pacers could still have a say in the second match, considering it will be another 11.30 am start. Read More »

Netflix is weirdly anxious about 'A Christmas Prince' fans


But its unintended effect was that people kept picking up on the fact that Netflix knows that there are 53 people who have watched A Christmas Prince every day for 18 days. Ever since Netflix dropped its original movie A Christmas Prince last month, festive-obsessed viewers swiftly added it to their annual must-watch list. Read More »

Ban On Condom Ads from 6AM to 10PM


This was communicated by the information and broadcasting ministry, ordering India's estimated 900 television channels to restrict condom commercials to between 10pm and 6am. According to the complaints received, the condom ads are considered indecent and inappropriate for children. Advocates for birth control warned the blackout risked undoing decades of progress on sexual and reproductive health. Read More »

Nokia 5 getting Android 8.0 Oreo beta update


It is rolling out for users across the globe. This feature informs the user on which applications have notifications directly on the home screen. That means they've wasted four months instead of pushing to get the updates out in a quicker manner. Read More »

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Shares Bought by South State Corp

With these kinds of figures it is worthy to note that Delta Air Lines, Inc . (NYSE: DAL ) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (NYSE: DAL ) for 3.15M shares. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of DAL in report on Monday, November 13 with "Overweight" rating. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, July 6 by Credit Suisse. Read More »

VENEZUELA: Government Candidates Win Local Elections Amid Opposition Boycott

Amid Opposition Boycott, Venezuela's Ruling Socialists Sweep Mayoral Races Venezuela's ruling party won big in mayoral elections due to an opposition boycott. "He should go. He should resign democratically so we can have elections and choose candidates at every level of society". "What's the alternative? (Civil) war?" a visibly angry Maduro asked. Read More »

SEC halts ICO from Restaurant Review App


While ICOs "can be effective ways for entrepreneurs and others to raise funding... a change in the structure of a securities offering does not change the fundamental point that when a security is being offered, our securities laws must be followed", said Clayton. Read More »

Anadarko Petroleum Corp (NYSE:APC): Institutional Investors Are Worried

Honeywell International Inc acquired 70,000 shares as Anadarko Petro Corp ( APC)'s stock declined 20.17%. Appleton Ptnrs Inc Ma holds 0.69% or 26,726 shares. Oakbrook Ltd Com holds 49,450 shares. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ) received a Buy rating from 6 analysts. Therefore 82% are positive. Read More »

Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Stake Decreased by Stephens Inc. AR

IBERIABANK Corporation (IBKC) has risen 31.12% since December 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Cambiar Investors Llc who had been investing in Schlumberger Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $88.02 billion market cap company. Read More »

Woman arrested for smoking on airplane, threatening to kill fellow passengers


It was not me", she said. A TV footage, recorded by a fellow passenger, showed that the woman yelled at a flight attendant and threatened to kill everyone on the flight. The passenger, identified by KOVR as 24-year-old Valerie Curbelo , spoke with the station from jail on Sunday. Curbelo was booked into Sacramento County Jail on a felony charge of threating to commit a crime that would result in death or great bodily injury. Read More »

Coca Cola Co (NYSE:KO) Institutional Investor Sentiment Trend


Vetr has "Buy" rating and $40.52 target. Therefore 82% are positive. The perception is that the lower the P/E, the higher will be the value of the stock. The company's stock had a trading volume of 13,238,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 11,495,414. Roper Technologies, Inc. designs and develops software, and engineered products and solutions. Read More »

Ascension in talks with health system to create hospital giant


If successful, the merged entity would unseat HCA Healthcare Inc. - which owns 177 hospitals and reported revenue of $41.5 billion previous year - as the nation's largest hospital operator. Also in healthcare, drugstore giant CVS announced a $69 billion acquisition of insurer Aetna. While the run of mergers in the industry could mean networks managed more effectively in medical care, which supporters say could slash unnecessary spending, its critics are anxious consolidation would mean ... Read More »

Canada's British Columbia moves ahead with mega dam project


He has said he changed his mind due to snowballing costs and unresolved First Nations opposition to the project. The midpoint estimate of the project is now $9.10 billion. The decision is unexpected as Horgan's NDP criticized the previous Liberal government for commissioning BC Hydro's Site C hydroelectric dam throughout this year's provincial election campaign and vowed to conduct an inquiry into its costs and to study possible alternatives. Read More »