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Grassley, Graham call for investigation into "Trump dossier" author

Two senior Republican U.S. Senators on Friday called for a criminal investigation into the former British spy who compiled a "dossier" in 2016 of allegations ...


FCC chair pulled out of trade show after death threats

It's clear that the FCC's 2015 "net neutrality" order, which the pro-regulatory advocates now insist is gospel, actually allowed ISPs to engage in the very prac...


Manufacturing sector shows record growth in December

The official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) released on Sunday dipped to 51.6 in December, down from 51.8 in November and in line with forecasts from economi...


World oil prices on the rise

Oil prices dipped today but stayed close to their highest in two and a half years, as data showed strong demand for crude imports in China and on increased refi...


Instagram adds Recommended For You posts in your home feed

Until now, Instagram showed you recommended posts based on the posts you like as well as the accounts you follow. Instagram is now rolling out its " rec...


No MegaMillions victor, jackpot jumps over $300 million

A single-winning ticket with the cash prize option would be worth $210.4 million. The amount won can vary if the victor chooses the Power Play option for an ext...


Elon Musk Tweets Cell Number To 16.7 Million Followers

More recently, Musk tweeted that the payload for the first flight would be his midnight cherry Tesla Roadster. Musk posted these gleaming images after a rogue...


What's open, closed over the Christmas holidays

Chemists in Morrisons and Boots in Devizes will be open from 10-4pm on Christmas Eve and 10am-4pm on Boxing Day while Northlands Surgery chemist in Calne wi...


Blind Salvation Army bell ringer robbed at Houston Walmart

Local Salvation Army officials are saying MA is shy of $1 million dollars away from meeting their statewide fundraising goal. A second subject remained in a d...


Taxi or app? Uber faces big European Union court decision

In the latest of a series of legal battles, Uber had argued it was simply a digital app that acted as an intermediary between drivers and customers looking for ...


AT&T's big $1 billion tax bill investment was announced 6 weeks ago

The telecom giant said in a press release Wednesday that it would give more than 200,000 USA union members a special bonus of $1,000. "Congress, working c...


Nashville MLS Team Expansion Announcement Expected

The league said Tuesday that Commission Don Garber will join political and business figures Wednesday at the Country Music Hall of Fame for a "major soccer a...


Sean 'Diddy' Combs interested in Carolina Panthers

NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the league had no comment on the report . On multiple occasions when Richardson's conduct has triggered complaints - for s...


Investors lukewarm to CME's bitcoin futures

As had been previously stated, Ally Invest was prepared to offer the Bitcoin Futures offering from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange ( CME ), which is scheduled t...


Airport Power Restored In Atlanta But Thousands Are Stranded

This prompted the cancellation of hundreds of flights and stranded thousands of passengers during the busy holiday travel season. A fire in an underground el...


Ryanair unions lift Christmas strike threat

In a statement IMPACT said it is available to meet with management today or anytime over the weekend. Trade union IMPACT released a statement this evening...


Oil prices edge higher on Forties outage, falling stocks

The Forties pipeline in the North Sea , which carries crude oil to refineries in the United Kingdom, has been inoperable since the discovery of leaks on Tuesda...


Therapy Donkeys Help Salvation Army Bell Ringers

We still have three others where we're going to give out another 413 care packages. Even as she thanked donors, Evelyn said they had fallen far below this y...


Two plead guilty in development of Mirai cyberweapon

It was a classic extortion scam: Cause a DDOS attack against the company, and then make it all go away when they pay up. Bill Walton, a special agent who ov...


Black Friday Boosts the UK's Bottom Line

Sales volumes rallied 1.1% month-to-month in November, the Office for National Statistics revealed, which was much higher than the consensus 0.4% forecast. Sa...


A new AAA study reveals why you shouldn't buy premium gas

Today, gasoline costs an average $2.35 in New Orleans, according to AAA. MA gas prices are up by a penny this week, but drivers can expect prices to fall th...


Two Students Killed in New Mexico High School Shooting

Christesen said at a news conference that the shooting was a "planned event" and that Atchison purchased a 9mm Glock last month, which he used in the shooting. ...



Analyst's Viewpoint About Carnival Corporation (CCL), Rowan Companies plc (RDC)

About 268,037 shares traded. Carnival Corporation (NYSE: CCL ) has risen 24.12% since December 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.42% the S&P...


Heinrich Releases Video Promoting Computer Science Education Week, STEM Education

When Code.org started four years ago, it couldn't get a single school district to commit to teaching computer science in every high school. It's Computer Sci...


National Cookie Day 2017: Where to find free and cheap cookies today

They're also offering a special for online customers; receive 40% off any holiday and signature cookie packages while supplies last. The new dessert will be ava...


Omnicom launches consultancy to help brands leverage Amazon

While Amazon's launch is likely to shake up the retail environment, the fact that it has just one distribution centre for the entire country means, at first, ...


Revealed Names of First Bitcoin Billionaires Send Social Media Users Into Frenzy

This year will be the most incredible year for Bitcoin , the digital coin that employs impressive coding techniques to verify the transfer of funds. Last wee...


RBS and Natwest banks close 259 branches costing 680 jobs

Figures provided by the bank on Friday showed that since 2014 the number of customers using branches has fallen 40% while mobile transactions increased by 73%. ...


American Airlines, Pilots, Continue Holiday-Flight Feud

The airline further stated that they employ a large number of reserve pilots in December, many of whom will be filling in for "trips that are now uncovered". If...


More Jobs, But No Change In Jobless Rate

Among major Canadian cities, Calgary and Edmonton had the highest unemployment rates in November. November's unemployment rate was the lowest November unemp...


Tesla flips on the world's largest lithium ion battery

Musk easily beat his promise that the $50 million battery would be " installed and working 100 days from contract signature or it is free". The state of Sout...


Jury: Mexican man not guilty in San Francisco pier killing

In his opening monologue tonight, Sean Hannity said sanctuary city laws and policies killed Kate Steinle . Languishing in seventh behind his Republican compe...


IFFI 2017: 'Embarrassed' by Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan tweets 'not done'

Panaji (Goa), Nov 29 (ANI): The 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) came to an end at Panaji in Goa on Tuesday. Big B received the award at the r...


Uber Hack Affected 2.7 Million Users And Drivers In The UK

The company made the admission to the information Commissioner's Office (ICO) which is investigating the incident, which affected 58 million users and drivers a...