Lockheed To Build NASA's Low-Boom Supersonic X-Plane

NASA said it expects to receive the X-Plane from Lockheed Martin by late 2021. NASA announced today that it has awarded Lockheed a juicy $247.5 contract to produce a single "X-plane", or experimental plane, meeting certain requirements by the end... More..

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Illinois, Chicago join lawsuit over census question
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Illinois, Chicago join lawsuit over census question

A press release from Shapiro's office said the inclusion of a citizenship question would decrease participation in states with large immigrant populations and create an inaccurate unbalance of representation in...More..

Panera website leaked customer data for months, report says
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Panera website leaked customer data for months, report says

FOX Business said Panera Bread denied the data breach exposed a "large number of records", despite the report . In a statement, Panera Bread said they're still investigating the vulnerability but their in...More..

Active search for missing Hart children focuses on ocean, travel route
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Active search for missing Hart children focuses on ocean, travel route

The family from Woodland, Washington - Sarah and Jennifer Hart , who were married, and at least three of the couple's six adopted children - was in the vehicle on California's scenic Highway 1 near the city ...More..

Half of flights in Europe face delays due to computer system failure
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Half of flights in Europe face delays due to computer system failure

Eurocontrol says it expects operations to return to normal by late this evening. Contingency procedures are in place which will have the effect of reducing the capacity of the European network by approximate...More..

Spring snowstorms expected to continue through this week in Helena
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Spring snowstorms expected to continue through this week in Helena

The changeover to snow is expected to occur between 1-4 a.m. northwest of Interstate 95 and from 5-8 a.m. southeast of I-95. As Craig Evanego, a meteorologist looked at the radar on the screen Sunday aftern...More..

Paytm Mall raises Rs 3000 crore from SoftBank, Alibaba
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Paytm Mall raises Rs 3000 crore from SoftBank, Alibaba

Prior to this latest round of funding, Alibaba and Alipay together held over 56 per cent, while Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma's holding stood at more than 12 per cent. Previously, this third position was l...More..

CPPIB buys six wind, solar projects from NextEra Energy
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

CPPIB buys six wind, solar projects from NextEra Energy

Winch Advisory Services Llc who had been investing in Verizon Communications Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $194.14 billion market cap company. Ibm Retirement Fund holds 0.35% of i...More..

Murdoch's Fox could separate Sky News to satisfy United Kingdom regulator on takeover
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Murdoch's Fox could separate Sky News to satisfy United Kingdom regulator on takeover

The executive chairmen of Sky, Rupert Murdoch and his son Lachlan would not try to influence editorial decisions made by the head of Sky News , according to a statement by 21st Century Fox. The CMA published...More..

USA stock selloff deepens, Dow -3.0%; Nasdaq -3.4%
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

USA stock selloff deepens, Dow -3.0%; Nasdaq -3.4%

Facebook's shares were down more than 2.5% and approached a bear market as the social media company contended with the fallout from a leak that exposed the personal data of more than 50 million users. But worri...More..

Govt keeping close eye on oil prices: Dharmendra Pradhan
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Govt keeping close eye on oil prices: Dharmendra Pradhan

Since fuel sale is a major source of revenue for states as well as Centre, it's hard to imagine them agreeing to cut rates sharply on petrol and diesel. Diesel, too, after touching Rs 64.22 on February 7, 2018,...More..

30.7% Of Walmart Inc. (WMT) Is Owned By Hedge Funds
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

30.7% Of Walmart Inc. (WMT) Is Owned By Hedge Funds

The stock decreased 0.07% or $1.38 during the last trading session, reaching $1905.64. About 7.60M shares traded. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 54.35% since April 2, 2017 and is downtrending. ...More..

SUV cliff crash that killed family of eight may have been 'intentional'
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

SUV cliff crash that killed family of eight may have been 'intentional'

The state's Department of Social and Health Services said in a statement that the children who were killed would be identified "as potential victims of alleged abuse or neglect". DeKalb said that he had calle...More..

Cloudflare's new consumer DNS service promises a faster, more secure internet
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Cloudflare's new consumer DNS service promises a faster, more secure internet

In a blog post , Cloudflare insists that its new service will be "the Internet's fastest , privacy-first consumer DNS service", the first consumer-focused service Cloudflare has ever released. The reason ...More..

by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Masters of the Universe Infighting: Zuckerberg Calls Apple CEO's Arguments 'Glib'

Facebook, that technological marvel we have all come to depend on so we don't have to talk to one another (whew!) while at the same time allowing us to creep on old boyfriends, bake a better casserole, easily...More..

Trump Presidential Campaign Spent More Than $150000 on Amazon
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Trump Presidential Campaign Spent More Than $150000 on Amazon

About 12.58M shares traded or 110.54% up from the average. It has outperformed by 65.23% the S&P500. Howland Cap Management Llc reported 0.39% stake. Jassy Andrew R sold $2.90M worth of stock. On Thursday, De...More..

E-way bill system rolls out from Sunday
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

E-way bill system rolls out from Sunday

Prakash Kumar, chief executive officer of GSTN, said being a Sunday, the volumes were less. The E-Way Bill, at present, applies to inter-state transportation of goods worth over Rs 50,000 through road, railwa...More..

Saks at Sherway, Bramalea, Pickering exposed to data leak
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Saks at Sherway, Bramalea, Pickering exposed to data leak

The "attack is amongst the biggest and most damaging to ever hit retail companies", according to the firm. HBC said the issue has been identified and contained, and the company will update costumers when more...More..

Kim Jong Un 'deeply moved' by K-pop concert
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Kim Jong Un 'deeply moved' by K-pop concert

Kim along with his wife on Sunday was present at a concert by a 160-member South Korean art troupe at East Pyongyang Grand Theatre, as reported by the Yonhap News Agency quotes the South Korean cultural m...More..

State Farmers Intend to Plant Record Soybean Acreage in '18
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

State Farmers Intend to Plant Record Soybean Acreage in '18

Corn growers intend to plant 88.0 million acres in 2018, down 2 percent from a year ago. Soybeans cost about 60 to 70 percent as much as corn to plant, he said. Corn dropped 2% from 2017 and soybeans dropped ...More..

ISRO loses contact with satellite GSAT-6A
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

ISRO loses contact with satellite GSAT-6A

The organisation is yet to ascertain the reason for the failure to communicate with the satellite. "Usually we have three manoeuvres to take it to the orbit". The ISRO's unusual silence had raised considerabl...More..

United Kingdom mulls Russian request for access to Yulia Skripal
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

United Kingdom mulls Russian request for access to Yulia Skripal

Those expelled served at the U.S. embassy in Moscow and two at the United States consulate in Yekaterinburg, a statement by the Russian foreign ministry revealed. After Russia expelled several dozen U.S. dipl...More..

Woj: Embiid could return in two weeks following surgery Saturday
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Woj: Embiid could return in two weeks following surgery Saturday

When Joel Embiid was first selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2014 NBA Draft, he shared he was 'trying to get with this famous girl, ' which turned out to be Rihanna. He played briefly in overtime ...More..

Lindberg takes three-shot lead into final day of ANA Inspiration
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Lindberg takes three-shot lead into final day of ANA Inspiration

Englishwomen Charley Hull and Jodi Ewart Shadoff are tied with American Amy Olson and Japan's Ayakao Uehara in a share of 4th place and five shots from the lead. Park produced the round of the day in California...More..

London Stansted Airport Resumes Work After Fire Incident
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

London Stansted Airport Resumes Work After Fire Incident

The terminal was partially evacuated while the fire was extinguished. Nobody was injured, however, at least 52 flights were listed as canceled on the airport's online flight departure tracker or diverted to oth...More..

OMG Celebrity woman banker Chanda Kochhar in corruption net
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

OMG Celebrity woman banker Chanda Kochhar in corruption net

An investigative report published in the Indian Express accused the bank of quid pro quo and nepotism in extending credit to the Videocon group and its associate Nupower. After publishing the report, the ...More..

Walmart May Buy Humana
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Walmart May Buy Humana

In 2016, Walmart also bought ecommerce site Jet.com for $3.3 billion. " Walmart or Walgreens are also potential dark horse acquirers of Humana , given that vertical consolidation between retail pharmacy ...More..

Donald Trump Attacks Amazon Over Taxes, Shares Slump
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Donald Trump Attacks Amazon Over Taxes, Shares Slump

USA president Donald Trump accused Amazon .com on Thursday of not paying sufficient tax , exploiting the United States postal system and putting small retailers out of business , but he offered...More..

Almost 300000 VW diesels are sitting in lots across the US
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Almost 300000 VW diesels are sitting in lots across the US

As per reliable sources, the German court decided that the cities with a higher level of pollution can restrict diesel cars from circulation. At Czech brand Skoda, the guarantee covers the cars bought betwe...More..

Google has switched on mobile-first indexing in search
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Google has switched on mobile-first indexing in search

There are now more searches being done through mobile devices than desktop PCs, prompting the move to mobile first indexing . "When we started Google Images, we focused on making it easy to find photos an...More..

SpaceX to launch 10 satellites, attempt a fairing recovery
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

SpaceX to launch 10 satellites, attempt a fairing recovery

The fairing rests on the very top part of the rocket, and it acts as a shield for the satellites during launch . SpaceX plans to launch 10 new communications satellites aboard a used Falcon 9 rocket Friday...More..

FCC gives satellite broadband service approval to SpaceX
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

FCC gives satellite broadband service approval to SpaceX

CEO Elon Musk confirmed that they had safely made it to orbit and were communication with ground control in Hawthorne, CA, but SpaceX's lips have remained sealed beyond Musk's brief mention. If they're lowe...More..

ExxonMobil (XOM) Holding Trimmed by Greylin Investment Mangement Inc
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

ExxonMobil (XOM) Holding Trimmed by Greylin Investment Mangement Inc

About 7.47M shares traded. For trailing twelve months, Exxon Mobil Corporation ( NYSE: XOM)'s price to sales ratio stands at 1.31. It has underperformed by 20.84% the S&P500. As per Thursday, March 8, the ...More..

Starbucks, coffee sellers in California must have cancer warning, judge says
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Starbucks, coffee sellers in California must have cancer warning, judge says

Analysts await Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) to report earnings on April, 26. The coffee company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.01. The institutional...More..

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Has $4.30 Million Position in McDonald's Co. (MCD)
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Has $4.30 Million Position in McDonald's Co. (MCD)

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD ) is amplifying its Archways to Opportunity tuition assistance program. It has outperformed by 10.09% the S&P500. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now ...More..

US stocks sharply higher; Dow up more than 400 points
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

US stocks sharply higher; Dow up more than 400 points

The technology index Nasdaq Composite ended the trading with an increase of 3.3% with Apple and Amazon contributing most for the growth. "Tech was hammered hardest last week and is bouncing highest today"...More..

Constellation Counts on Lighter Corona to Maintain Beer Boom
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Constellation Counts on Lighter Corona to Maintain Beer Boom

Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) has risen 34.47% since March 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.25% the S&P500. Since October 9, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 sales for...More..

Daimler, BMW to merge car-sharing services
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Daimler, BMW to merge car-sharing services

The two companies said Wednesday they aim to become a "leading provider" of new ways to get around cities, where more people will see cars as a service they use when needed. Car2Go is now present in Germany, It...More..

Barclays pays $2bn to settle United States mortgage investigation
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Barclays pays $2bn to settle United States mortgage investigation

At the time Barclays said it would not settle and the justice department launched legal proceedings. "It alleged violations of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989 (FIRREA)...More..

Russian Federation fire: Dozens dead in shopping center fire in Siberia
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Russian Federation fire: Dozens dead in shopping center fire in Siberia

As the scandal about the fire tragedy unfolded, western allies led by the European Union and the United States announced a coordinated expulsion of more than 100 diplomats in response to the poisoning of Russia...More..

SC/ST act order: Centre to file review petition
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

SC/ST act order: Centre to file review petition

The intervention by PM's office came after a delegation of Dalit lawmakers of the BJP and its allies, led by Ram Vilas Paswan , met him yesterday. Earlier, several Opposition leaders led by Congress Presiden...More..

Catholic archbishop criticises Buhari's Lagos visit, says 'Christians not considered'
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Catholic archbishop criticises Buhari's Lagos visit, says 'Christians not considered'

Speaking to THISDAY , Dana Air spokesman Kingsley Ezenwa said that passengers who could not fly on Thursday would be accommodated in other flights subsequently without payment for no-show because they missed...More..

Renault shares jump on new Nissan merger reports
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Renault shares jump on new Nissan merger reports

A new deal would end an existing alliance between the two automakers and make them into one, said the sources, who requested anonymity due to the details not being made public. A spokesman for the Renault-Nissa...More..

Sensex down over 150 points; Nifty trades at 10124
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Sensex down over 150 points; Nifty trades at 10124

Investors' wealth surged ₹ 20.70 lakh crore during fiscal 2017-18 helped by robust broader market sentiment where the BSE benchmark index rose over 11 per cent. All the sectoral indices, led by metals, PSU, pow...More..

Boeing production plant apparently hit with WannaCry ransomware attack
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Boeing production plant apparently hit with WannaCry ransomware attack

While WannaCry is still spotted occasionally trying to spread, for the most part this ransomware was effectively stopped by security researcher Marcus "MalwareTech" Hutchins registered a domain that acted a...More..

That $100 Check Tucked Among Your ValPak Coupons is Real, Compan
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

That $100 Check Tucked Among Your ValPak Coupons is Real, Compan

ValPak says customers can now "make easy money" in addition to saving money with coupons. "You've won $100 - no strings attached", notes tucked inside winning envelopes state. One in every 50,000 envelopes ha...More..

by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Govt Declares Friday, Monday Public Holidays to Mark Easter

Youth missioner Clive Latter gave a short Easter talk before visitors enjoyed a free lunch of hot dogs and those all important homemade buns. Rabishaw expressed that Easter , or more appropriately resurrec...More..

Matthew Clark owner on the brink of administration
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Matthew Clark owner on the brink of administration

On March 21 it sought to raise £125m from investors to settle the bill and pay creditors, but failed to do so. The move to appoint administrators follows an update earlier this week from the company, in which...More..

Uber stops AV testing
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Uber stops AV testing "indefinitely" in California, Pennsylvania, and Toronto

Velodyne is not the only company distancing itself from Uber . The safety operator in the videos appears out-of-touch with the Uber SUV, probably because the Uber cars get it right the overwhelming maj...More..

Google faces $9bn damages bill after Oracle wins copyright claim
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Google faces $9bn damages bill after Oracle wins copyright claim

Olofson and David Schubmehl wrote , " Oracle is at the vanguard of a movement to make enterprise software easier to deploy, use and administer, using artificial intelligence and machine learning to provide ca...More..