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Analytics firm that helped Trump campaign suspended from Facebook

Get Data Sheet , Fortune's technology newsletter . The company claims to build psychological profiles based on personal details from millions of Americans that can categorize individual voters. That timing doesn't line up with Wylie's August 201...

Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing to retire in July

The 89-year-old Li also announced his retirement as executive chairman of his ports-to-telecoms conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd , with effect from the conclusion of the annual general meeting which will be held on May 108. In Asia, only Tence...

Leaked Docs Provide Amazon Prime Subscriber Base

Video is one of Amazon's largest expenses, according to sources cited by Reuters , but the company hasn't, to date, released how many Prime subscribers it obtains. The company said in a statement last month that viewers of The Grand Tour spent...

RBI ban on LoUs: Lenders tighten process, import costs may go up

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), instead of being proactive, has again proved to be reactive and this move is certainly an after-thought. However, letters of credit and bank guarantees for trade credits for imports into India may continue to be issue...

Pentagon says no survivors in USA helicopter crash in Iraq

Army Brig. Defense Secretary James Mattis is aware of the incident, a spokesperson said. The aging HH-60G Pave Hawk fleet is meant to be replaced within the next decade by the Sikorsky HH-60W, the latest combat rescue helicopter based on the UH-...

Broadcom will officially stop plans to take over Qualcomm

The company initially intended on trying to change the order, saying that it did not agree with the USA government's belief that US national security was at risk if the acquisition was permitted, but it was short-lived. The Broadcom-Qualcomm deal is ...

Spring statement: 'Tigger' Hammond hails turning point for the economy

Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative government had made "solid progress towards building an economy that works for everyone", the chancellor continued. In a move specifically relevant to IFAs, the chancellor also announced a consultation for in...

HSBC reveals big gender pay gap

That disparity means HSBC Bank's pay gap is 60 per cent in 2018 according to the mean average measure, which is calculated by taking all male and female wages and dividing them by the number of workers. HSBC has reported a 29% median gender pay gap...

Walmart Will Soon Deliver Groceries in 100 Cities

Now, however, Walmart has devised a slick new work-around, according to today's Wall Street Journal: New Yorkers may balk at Walmart being physically inside the five boroughs (even in Staten Island ), but it's betting they can't say no to same-d...

Google follows Facebook in banning all ads for cryptocurrency

Additionally, it removed 48m ads that were attempting to get users to install unwanted software. 79 million ads for sending users to malware-laden sites. And, for specific policy violations, such as "clickbait", ads that trick people into installin...

James Beard awards bypass Hawaii again

Ten Chicago restaurants and industry professionals were announced this morning as James Beard Restaurant and Chef Award nominees . Imbibe named Heugel and Alba Heurta bartenders of the year in 2013. This year's results notwithstanding, St. Louis...

'Positive energy, genuine affection': Rahul Gandhi says Sonia's dinner meet an 'opportunity'

He said people had also testified against the BJP government's "anti-youth policies", "anti-women rule" and "unemployment that is rampant". The Bahujan Samaj Party's senior leader Satish Chandra Misra was also present at the dinner. Tejashwi Yadav ...

Dick's Sporting Goods Stock Tanks As Q4 Revenue, Comps Miss

The CEO of Dick's Sporting Goods said he's forging ahead with his new gun sales policy, even though he expects to lose customers. (NYSE:NOV) has risen 11.97% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock of Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc . (NYSE: ...

QTS Realty Trust (QTS) Cut to "Neutral" at Guggenheim

Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON) has declined 10.60% since March 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. Selway Asset Management bought 13,675 shares as the company's stock rose 9.30% with the market. Analysts have sugge...

Some bad news Nigeria, crude oil price has fallen again

The U.S. report of larger than expected supply reports from last week is looking to extend this week according to most market speculations. Sentiment is being soured further as United States inventories are forecast to have risen for a third week...

German energy giant EON to buy RWE subsidiary Innogy

Business daily Handelsblatt said that "for decades E.ON and RWE were bitter rivals". The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, March 12, 2018. Both companies have had to rethink their business m...

Engineering Giant GKN Rejects Melrose's £8.1B 'Final' Offer

Melrose said in a letter from its chairman that GKN shareholders can join it on a 'journey of value creation by investing in a United Kingdom listed manufacturing powerhouse worth over £10 billion today and receiving £1.4 billion of cash'. GKN in a s...

Sensex rallies 301 pts ahead of IIP, inflation data

Official data later in the day showed consumer price index (CPI)-based inflation slid to 4.4% in February from 5.1% in January, marking the second consecutive month of decline. FMCG, IT, Teck, oil & gas, metal, capital goods, bankex and auto counters...

China accuses Trump of damaging global trade with tariffs

The White House said any nation with a security relationship with the United States was welcome to discuss "alternative ways to address the threatened impairment of the national security caused by imports from that country". He also said it is a ma...

Davidson upsets URI en route to NCAA Tournament

Davidson led by eight before Matthews scored on a drive through the lane for Rhode Island's first field goal in a stretch of five minutes, 44 seconds. Rhode Island will now wait to find out their NCAA Tournament seed and opponent when the bracket i...

Doug Ford's Rival Won't Concede Defeat After Party Election

Patrick's Day parade in Toronto. Ford made little mention of the review or the delays in his victory speech, focusing instead on the June election in which he will now face Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne. Former MPP Frank Klees, the runner-up to Ti...

Noteworthy Stocks to Watch For: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Intel Corporation

Dynamic Advisors Solutions Llc who had been investing in Intel Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $244.25B market cap company. Illinois-based Guggenheim Capital Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% in LendingTre...

Finance ministry to admit doctoring documents linked to Abe cronyism scandal

The Finance Ministry plans to report to Parliament tomorrow that it has found instances where content was deleted from documents submitted to lawmakers, the source said. The official belonged to a department in charge of the land transaction in Feb...

Analysts Set Magellan Midstream Partners, LP (MMP) Price Target at $76.60

About 124,686 shares traded. This has been shown in a note on 9 March. It has underperformed by 14.11% the S&P500. (AAPL) by 13.93% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. UBS Group upped their target price on Magellan Midstream ...

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Bought by Oribel Capital Management LP

The e-commerce giant reported $2.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.85 by $0.31. The company had a trading volume of 4,508,146 shares, compared to its average volume of 6,550,000. The firm earned "Buy" ...

Interior Secretary Zinke Spent $139K on a Door

Zinke was unaware of the expense for the doors, Interior spokeswoman Heather Swift said, saying the project was driven by "career facilities and security officials" as part of a decade-long modernization of the 1930s building. Zinke says the United...

US President Trump tariff move "dangerous" — European Central Bank

A strict language on the trade front could wake euro bears up. Gold dropped 0.4 percent at $1,320.68 an ounce. A full, transparent and consistent implementation of the Stability and Growth Pact and of the macroeconomic imbalance procedure over time...

The ST Ives' (SIV) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Schwab Charles Investment Mgmt holds 0.01% or 145,860 shares in its portfolio. Gardner Lewis Asset Mgmt L P reported 33,751 shares. The company was maintained on Friday, October 16 by Liberum Capital. Numis Securities maintained the shares of RTN in ...

Toys R Us to liquidate all U.S. stores, reports say

Bloomberg is reporting bad news for Toys "R" Us fans. In February 2017, Toys "R" Us laid off 250 workers at its corporate headquarters in New Jersey. In many cases, a product is tested at Toys "R" Us for a season, and then added to one of ...

TSU surprises La Marque Waffle House worker with scholarship

It was then, "without hesitation", that Williams took the plate from the struggling customer, IDed as 78-year-old Adrien Charpentier, and started to cut his meat. She also received a $16,000 scholarship donated by Texas Southern University - a life-c...

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Elon Musk explains why he's thinking about taking Tesla public

The company had a market value of $58 billion as of Monday's close. Basically, I'm trying to accomplish an outcome where Tesla can operate at its best, free from as much distrac...

Elon Musk tweets he has funding to take Tesla private

In a second tweet on Tuesday, Mr Musk said taking the company private would not lead to a single dominant shareholder. " Funding secured ", the tweet added, offering no furth...

Dead fetus reportedly found on plane at LaGuardia Airport

The fetus was found on board an American Airlines flight Tuesday morning. But at around 6 a.m. Tuesday morning, the cleaning crew found the fetus hidden inside the toilet under s...

Facebook asks major US banks to share customer data

At least one large USA bank has walked away from talks in light of the ongoing investigations into Facebook's data sharing practices, says the WSJ . The company is aiming to boos...

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi steps down

Her run will end on October 3rd after 24 years with the company. Laguarta will take over on October 3 and will also join the board, the company said in a statement . "She has d...

Conor McGregor to Face Nurmagomedov in Main Event at UFC 229

McGregor , speaking with TMZ, revealed a deal for his comeback fight was near to completion nearly two years since his last appearance in the octagon. "For Khabib, who is undefeat...

White House adviser warns China 'better not underestimate' Trump on trade - worldwide

China proposed a 25 percent tariff on imports of copper ore and concentrate from the USA , which shipped about 70,000 tons to the country a year ago . The commerce ministry issu...

Oil edges lower as supply concerns return

Traders said prices rallied early when industry information provider Genscape reported that crude inventories at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub for USA crude, dropped 1.1 m...

Spanish pilots union sues Ryanair over contracts

A month earlier in a memo seen by Reuters Ryanair said time-off duties for the pilots committee remained an issue but there was little between the two sides and it was hopeful of...

USA employers add 157,000 jobs, jobless rate slips to 3.9 percent

Manufacturing gained 37,000 jobs, driven by durable-goods and transportation companies. But, as with small businesses, manufacturers are having trouble filling job openings, she ...

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RBI monetary policy: Repo rate hiked by 25 bps

RBI monetary policy: Repo rate hiked by 25 bps

Mumbai: Home, auto and personal loans are set to get costlier as the Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday raised the repo rate , the rate at which it provides funds to banks, by ...

Record Iranian oil imports for India in July

Record Iranian oil imports for India in July

Purchases from Iran could slow from August as imports from Tehran are getting tougher after the United States in May pulled out of a 2015 nuclear deal and announced the renewal...

Oil Prices Drop as U.S. Inventory Grows

Oil Prices Drop as U.S. Inventory Grows

U.S. efforts to cut Iran's oil exports are expected to contribute to global oil price volatility in the short term, according to the International Energy Agency. EDT (2030 GMT) ...

That’s trillion with a T-Apple hits market value of $1 trillion

That’s trillion with a T-Apple hits market value of $1 trillion

He's right. It's extremely hard to avoid comparing Apple's good fortunes with the recent slump at Facebook , which can be crudely summed up as the result of the social networ...

USA considers higher tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports

USA considers higher tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports

The dynamic has proved hard to change, given USA consumers' reliance on Chinese goods. Two trump administration officials told reporters on a conference call that Trump remains...

China Plans Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods

China Plans Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods

China's Commerce Ministry said in a seperate statement Beijing's new set of proposed import tariffs on United States goods were rational and restrained. Beijing's earlier penalty ...

Pompeo Leans on Turkey to Release Pastor Brunson: 'The Clock's Run Out'

Pompeo Leans on Turkey to Release Pastor Brunson: 'The Clock's Run Out'

Pompeo met with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in Singapore during a security conference in Southeast Asia. The administration is also seeking the release of several d...

China threatens new tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods

China threatens new tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods

The commerce ministry threat came after Wang met with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Singapore on Friday. "...

Apple is the first $1 trillion company in history

Apple is the first $1 trillion company in history

Started in the garage of co-founder Steve Jobs in 1976, that Apple has pushed its revenue beyond the economic outputs of Portugal, New Zealand and other countries, reports Reute...