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by | April 19, 2018 | 05:12

Information of over 80 million Facebook users was allegedly harvested by data analytics and Cambridge Analytica , leading to a global backlash against the company. In fact, it's possible that you found this very column through a Facebook post in your newsfeed. "I advised Sheryl Sandberg that Zuckerberg should accept the invitation from the European Parliament".

by | April 19, 2018 | 04:21

Cambridge Analytica said it has never received data from any of Banks's companies . He said that Facebook could have done more and should have warned the Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) in Ireland when it first learned of the situation.

by | April 19, 2018 | 03:37

Sumwalt says he is very concerned about Tuesday's engine failure, but would not extrapolate that to the CFM56 engines or the entire fleet of Boeing 737s. A USA Today report indicates that #Jennifer Riordan , a 43-year-old mother of two, was seriously injured when the window exploded, causing a sudden drop in air pressure that almost caused her to be sucked right outside.

by | April 18, 2018 | 03:39

For anyone who is a last-minute filer or missed the April 17 deadline, here's what to do. The 4-1-1 on extensions. She also said Trump will file his return by the extension deadline of October 15. Popular tax software providers have their own solutions too. "There is a great potential for many negative consequences", Martin warned. If you are one of those people , this is your a year ago to file and get that return or the US Treasury will be keeping your money.

by | April 17, 2018 | 01:48

In the worst data leak in company history, Facebook initially reported that 50 million of its users' private information was used without consent by United Kingdom -based Cambridge Analytica for critical political voting in that country and the U.S.

by | April 14, 2018 | 10:40

This will allow skies to clear and dry weather to take hold. Clearing should begin late evening or night with a sharp drop in temperatures by Sunday morning. Dry and windy through the majority of your day today , but after 4pm I'm expecting snow to start falling especially through northern Teller county. Moisture will be increasing and the result will be mostly cloudy skies by Sunday .

by | April 10, 2018 | 18:23

Trucks transport containers at a port in Qingdao, Shandong province, China April 8, 2018. A Chinese vice finance minister said last week that China is a responsible investor of its foreign exchange reserves and that it follows market rules in investing its reserves.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:17

It's safe to say this year's Masters has started terribly for last year's champion Sergio Garcia . NOTEWORTHY: Spieth has played 17 rounds in his Masters career. But he three-putted the par 5 to drop to 3 under. Spieth double bogeyed the opening hole, made another bogey on the easier par-5 second and shot 40 on the front nine in the second round of the Masters.

by | April 05, 2018 | 00:56

The unpredictability of the USA government and its economic policies also adds uncertainty to the global economy and affects the manufacturing trends of China and the world, "but these unfavorable factors will not affect China's overall growth momentum", Zhou said .

by | April 05, 2018 | 00:53

TEMPERATURES UP AND DOWN: Temperatures rise through Wednesday , with low-50s for Tuesday and upper-50s for Wednesday . Workers shovel snow in front of Yankee Stadium on April 2. The snow will continue off and on throughout the rest of the day on Thursday into Friday . Mostly cloudy conditions dominate throughout the day on Monday , with the chance of some patchy drizzle at times.

by | April 05, 2018 | 00:49

China's commerce ministry said it has initiated a World Trade Organization dispute procedure against the US 301 tariffs investigation on Wednesday, amid an escalating trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. Unlike Washington's list , which was filled with many obscure industrial items, China's list strikes at signature USA exports, including soybeans, frozen beef, cotton and other key agricultural commodities produced in states from Iowa to Texas that voted for Trump in ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 03:31

Some forecasters are calling for light snow in Guilford County. Some mixed precipitation is possible across parts of Missouri during the day on Sunday . A woman carries an umbrella in the snow as she walks along Court Street, April 2, 2018 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The storm is the fifth major one to hit the Northeast in as many weeks, following four nor'easters since the beginning of March.

by | April 01, 2018 | 16:07

Last year , revenue from package deliveries increased $2.1 billion (12% year-on-year) which is seemingly the only area of the postal service which is successful. USPS declined to comment on Mr Trump's tweet. "I have stated my concerns with Amazon long before the Election", said the President. The company confirms that they collect taxes on products sold within the 45 states that implement a standard sales tax.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:37

Check out the back. The octa-core silicon features two quad-core clusters, with the high-performance one being clocked at up to 2.36GHz. Huawei's new flagship P20 Pro and P20 handsets are now available to pre-order from Carphone Warehouse.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:56

Milanowski says investigators aren't completely convinced that there aren't other explosive devices "out there", and that they want the public to remain vigilant . One SWAT team member fired a shot at the vehicle. Reyes says that when Goodwill received the box, they decided it wasn't appropriate for donation. The medical examiner has not finalised the cause of death, but the bomb caused "significant" injuries, he said.

by | March 24, 2018 | 11:42

Diapers were sold at deep discounts, encouraging parents to spend their savings on toys. Where can I find a local Toys R Us store? The long-shot bid would be a huge benefit to Larian. He initially only sold baby supplies, but later expanded into toys. "Make sure you do an inspection of the toy and make sure it's exactly what you want because all sales are final", Petallides said.

by | March 24, 2018 | 11:39

Members of the Federal Open Markets Committee , which votes on rates, predicted the USA economy will grow by 2.7% this year, faster than the 2.5% predicted in December . How does the Fed increase interest rates? "History has shown that unless the real interest rates rise beyond 2.5% the markets can very well take these hikes into stride".

by | March 17, 2018 | 04:16

As consumers like Nathan Kerrick will soon need a new toy store to turn to, businesses like Toys That Teach are ready to step up. Toys R Us has paid out around $470 million to the firms in interest and fees since the buyout, according to reports but it has struggled to pay off its debts, which came out to around $4.9 billion as of its September bankruptcy filing.

by | March 15, 2018 | 08:24

The tariff report came on the heels of Trump blocking a $117 billion deal between chipmakers Broadcom and Qualcomm - an attempt to curb China's growing progress in the global technology race. The tariffs take effect in about two weeks, which means the president could still change his mind. There is a trade deficit with the USA, meaning more American products and services are bought down under than sent the other way.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:25

Payrolls rose 313,000 in February, compared with the 205,000 median estimate in a survey of economists, and the two prior months were revised higher by 54,000, Labor Department figures showed Friday. US employers added 313,000 jobs in February, far surpassing expectations for an increase of 200,000 jobs after January's better-than-expected reading.

by | March 09, 2018 | 10:32

Burnett mentioned speculation about Nunberg's mental state from a Trump ally, who said Nunberg was either drunk or off his medication, and Nunberg dismissed criticism from Trump's orbit. This, by the way, is not a reason any grand jury would find acceptable to not comply with such an order, in case one was curious. Nunberg's relationship with Trump is nothing if not complicated.

by | March 09, 2018 | 10:31

In my view, these bills come from a few extremists who do not represent the views of the vast majority of South Dakotans. That includes people convicted of domestic violence, undocumented aliens, fugitives from justice and people under restraining orders to prevent them from stalking or harassing someone else.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:36

In true Kim-form, the photo - a selfie - was layered with a filter that gave the mother-daughter duo identical pink teddy bear ears, embellished eyelashes and pink button noses. While she already has sons Mason, eight, and Reign, three, as well as five-year-old daughter Penelope with her ex-partner Scott Disick, the brunette beauty admitted that she's not "done having kids in life".

by | March 01, 2018 | 17:29

Kennedy asked . "That's the interest the state has?" Here are a few exchanges from the oral argument . A fiery moment came during arguments when Justice Sonia Sotomayor questioned Solicitor General Noel Francisco on the federal government's change in position on the issue under President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:56

Trading volume for Rite Aid Corporation was 9.43 Million in its previous trading session. The share price was last seen 3.29% higher, reaching at $2.2 on 02/20/2018. Therefore 14% are positive. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 5.74 Billion and 5.38 Billion respectively. Because Albertson's is private, Rite Aid stock remains the only current avenue with which to profit from this deal.

by | February 21, 2018 | 18:52

For some people, this signaled the end of “crypto hype”, experts who were skeptical about BTC from the very beginning rejoiced. However, the price drop could also be interpreted as a normal stage in development of a new currency and many market players are still optimistic about it.

by | February 19, 2018 | 06:46

His channeling of Air Canada definitely paid off Saturday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles . His moment. His day. Dallas Mavericks' Dennis Smith Jr . The conference had representatives in both the Skills Challenge and the 3-point Contest, but did not have a rep in the Slam Dunk Contest . Judges for the dunk contest were comedian Chris Rock, rapper DJ Khaled, actor Mark Wahlberg, Sixers and dunking legend Julius Erving , and WNBA great Lisa Leslie.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:50

The producers agreed in November to extend self-imposed limits on output until the end of this year, seeking to counter a glut fed partly by USA shale drillers. Crude edged higher after the worst weekly decline in two years as OPEC shrugged off the threat that US shale drillers will swamp the market with excess supplies.

by | February 15, 2018 | 16:38

The US dollar fell against a basket of major world currencies after the Labor Department said its highly anticipated Consumer Price Index increased 0.5 per cent. However, the markets sold off sharply after the release of the US inflation report. He said Wells Fargo remains bullish on the consumer side this year, even though the first look at consumption in January was not what it was expecting.

by | February 11, 2018 | 06:44

Meanwhile, the petrol and diesel prices were rising due to high crude oil prices, which in the mid-January had touched $70 per barrel mark as there were fears of the production cut by OPEC and non-members led by Russian Federation. Crude production in the US increased 332,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 10.25 million for the week ending February 2, the Energy Information Administration ( EIA ) data showed.

by | February 11, 2018 | 06:43

The Dow fell sharply on Friday and Monday, erasing the market's gains for 2018. On Tuesday, the key market gauge plummeted 1,071.84 points. But within minutes, a fierce battle appeared to be playing out between those betting on further declines and those who thought that the market correction had gone too far, leading to some wild price gyrations.

by | February 09, 2018 | 00:40

That was lower than the increase of roughly 3 million barrels analysts anticipated in a pair of surveys. The oil price drop occurred after the release of new data showing that United States crude stockpiles increased by 1.9 million barrels last week.

by | February 09, 2018 | 00:16

The results beat Wall Street's cautious expectations but they don't solve some of the company's problems - the use of its platform for abuse, fake accounts and Russian bots. Even the attention brought to the micro-blogging site by US President Donald Trump broadcasting his thoughts was not enough to stem the exodus of US users.

by | February 08, 2018 | 08:45

On an earnings call Tuesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger provided more details about ESPN's upcoming streaming video service, ESPN Plus . This will enable people to access ESPN just about any way imaginable. Increased attendance was seen at global parks, with Shanghai Disney Resort receiving between 65,000 and 68,000 visitors on one day in October, Disney CEO Bob Iger said in a conference call with investors.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:04

And now for the what ifs: This would have also been the sixth Super Bowl title for Patriots coach Bill Belichick, the most any coach had ever accumulated. It seemed to me that the National Football League was taking too seriously the recent admonition from commissioner Roger Goodell that "Fans want catches ".