• Plattsburgh becomes first in nation to ban bitcoin mining
Plattsburgh becomes first in nation to ban bitcoin mining

Plattsburgh, with a population of about 20,000, has become a go-to spot for cryptocurrency enthusiasts because of its cheap electricity, as Motherboard first reported. Some operations use graphics cards that are normally used to run high-resolution PC games. Its proximity to the lake also means Plattsburgh is able to enjoy low-priced hydroelectri...

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  • Bank of America Boosts Adobe Systems (ADBE) Price Target to $269.00
Bank of America Boosts Adobe Systems (ADBE) Price Target to $269.00

The stock increased 2.73% or $5.97 during the last trading session, reaching $224.84. On 1/25/2018 Shantanu Narayen, Chairman, sold 165,023 with an average share price of $197.89 per share and the total transaction amounting to $32,656,401.47.

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  • 'No bank regulator can catch all frauds'
'No bank regulator can catch all frauds'

All public sector banks (PSBs) will have to link their SWIFT systems with their respective Core Banking Solution (CBS) systems by April 30 as a measure to prevent frauds like the recent one perpetrated on Punjab National Bank (PNB ), it was announced on Thursday.

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  • Chaos in Colombo as Mahmudullah blasts Tigers into final
Chaos in Colombo as Mahmudullah blasts Tigers into final

Sri Lanka had surprised India in the tournament-opener while Bangladesh convincingly chased down a massive target of 215, set by the hosts, last week. He hit seven fours and one six. But, Mahmudullah single-handedly, provided the emphatic finish that Bangladesh so desperately sought, capping off a memorable evening for his team .

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  • HC refuses to ground Indigo's entire A320neo fleet, but services hit
HC refuses to ground Indigo's entire A320neo fleet, but services hit

As per the announcements made on the respective websites of the airline, IndiGo would be cancelling as many as 488 flights during the period March 15-31 whereas GoAir has chose to cancel a total of 138 flights between March 15-22. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Monday grounded 11 Airbus A320 neo aircraft due to recurring malfun...

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  • Versace and Furla drop fur from collections
Versace and Furla drop fur from collections

Armani, Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss, and Ralph Lauren are just a few examples of fashion companies that have already ditched animal furs. Furla , on Thursday, committed to replacing all fur with faux-fur for both menswear and womenswear starting from its Cruise 2019 collection.

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  • BJP suffers electoral jolt in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar
BJP suffers electoral jolt in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar

Despite a shocking loss in Uttar Pradesh bypolls , chief minister Yogi Aditynath is confident that the saffron party will perform well in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The move came a day after the Congress found itself isolated in the dramatic UP bypoll wins by the SP and BSP alliance. Both the SP and BSP have strong vote banks, but mos...

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  • Deutsche Keeps The
Deutsche Keeps The "Buy" Rating They've had for Gkn (LON:GKN) Shares

Price T Rowe Associate Md reported 0.04% of its portfolio in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). Vantage Inv Ltd Liability Corporation has 100 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The stock of RPC Group Plc (LON:RPC) earned "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, December 1. (NASDAQ:PEGA) on Tuesday, October 24 with "Buy" rating.

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  • Asia's tycoon, billionaire and empire-builder Li Ka-shing retires
Asia's tycoon, billionaire and empire-builder Li Ka-shing retires

A factory apprentice when he was 13, Li, who announced his retirement on Friday at 89, was called "Superman" in the ultra-capitalist hub for his work ethic and business success. In his 20s he joined CK Hutchison Holdings and has steadily learned the business and worked his way up. "I dare not speculate on property prices. property prices have gon...

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  • Nifty settles below 10200 mark; Sensex slips 500 points
Nifty settles below 10200 mark; Sensex slips 500 points

The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE, which opened at 33,843.47 points, traded at 33,797.11 points - down 38.63 points or 0.11 per cent from the previous session's close. The benchmark reached 0.40 percent down by 136.94 points to be at 33548.60 points. "Markets are struggling to find their foothold, and this sideways trend ...

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  • Venus cruises into Indian Wells semis
Venus cruises into Indian Wells semis

Kasatkina continues what has been an incredible tournament, as she just dominated one of the top players in the world and now has three straight wins over top-20 players. She said playing Venus in the semi-final in Indian Wells would be a "dream come true". In the semi-finals, Federer will face Croatian Borna Coric who outlasted seventh seeded Ke...

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  • Walmart Introduces Online Grocery Delivery To More Than 100 Metro Areas
Walmart Introduces Online Grocery Delivery To More Than 100 Metro Areas

Walmart subsidiary Sam's Club partnered with Instacart to offer food delivery starting in February 2018, making it available to shoppers in Austin and Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, and St. The online retail giant bought whole foods previous year for $13.7 billion. Shoppers can make their purchases on the grocery section of Walmart's website or th...

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  • Nike president resigns amid investigation into workplace behavior
Nike president resigns amid investigation into workplace behavior

As president of the Nike brand, Edwards is responsible for leading all category and geographic business units, the Jordan Brand and Action Sports. "This new structure aligns all of our teams toward our ultimate goal - to deliver innovation, at speed, through more direct connections", Edwards said in a statement in 2017.

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  • In bankruptcy, Winn-Dixie will close six Tampa Bay stores
In bankruptcy, Winn-Dixie will close six Tampa Bay stores

Matthews, Summerville and Warrenville. Southeastern Grocers has entered into a restructuring support agreement and will voluntarily file prepackaged Chapter 11 cases to efficiently execute its restructuring. Harvey, and it is the oldest of the stores owned by Southeastern Grocers. It would be the company's third bankruptcy filing since 2005, ea...

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  • Dollar General (NYSE:DG) announces a quarterly dividend of $0.29
Dollar General (NYSE:DG) announces a quarterly dividend of $0.29

Dollar General's same-store sales for its full fiscal year, which rose 2.7% from fiscal 2016, mark the company's 28th consecutive year of positive same-store sales growth, CEO Todd Vasos said in a statement Thursday. The average estimate of 12 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.50 per share. Finally, Deutsche Ba...

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  • Unison Advisors LLC Takes Position in Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT)
Unison Advisors LLC Takes Position in Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT)

The stock had a trading volume of 16,615,179 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,570,000. V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) has declined 13.07% since March 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It also reduced Moodys Corp (NYSE:MCO) stake by 442,587 shares and now owns 248,186 shares. Aes Corp (NYSE:AES) was raised too. Investors sentiment increased t...

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  • Toys R Us' liquidation also affects Babies R Us
Toys R Us' liquidation also affects Babies R Us

The iconic toy giant said in a U.S. Bankruptcy Court filling early Thursday that it must liquidate , a move that will likely shutter or sell what's left of its American stores and put almost 33,000 jobs at risk. In late January, the company announced it would close 180 stores nationwide, including its Cumberland location on Cobb Parkway and ...

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  • Tesla employees say flawed parts are causing Model 3 production delays
Tesla employees say flawed parts are causing Model 3 production delays

Tesla's senior team of executives has seen a pretty regular amount of turnover in the past few years, some citing burnout from working with the company's founder and CEO Elon Musk, who's known for keeping a pretty manic pace. It's unclear if the issues driving the stoppage were the quality problems or if new equipment has exacerbated the issue. T...

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  • CBI detects another fraud at Mumbai Punjab National Bank
CBI detects another fraud at Mumbai Punjab National Bank

The CBI has alleged that Shetty retired on May 31, 2017, and Kharat entered into criminal conspiracy with directors of the company Aditya Rasiwasia and Ishwardas Agarwal. An LoU is a service whereby the bank guarantees a customers payment obligation of a specified amount to an oveseas bank. Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Thursday detected anothe...

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  • Flight attendant falls out of parked passenger plane in Uganda
Flight attendant falls out of parked passenger plane in Uganda

They issued a statement saying the female flight attendant "unfortunately" fell out of the plane. The circumstances of the incident, which occurred while no passengers were on board, are now under investigation. This was in response to reports making the rounds on social media reports that she had died. Unnamed witnesses told local media she sp...

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  • Annual Wichita Falls Egg Hunt Saturday
Annual Wichita Falls Egg Hunt Saturday

Cost is $5 per person (children under 5 eat free), pictures with the Easter Bunny $5. The Easter Bunny will be hopping into the area again, stashing eggs throughout the Sauk Valley. It is open to children two to 10 years old, and is available to the first 50 children that register. The hunt is free. Children ages 3-8 are welcome to take part in t...

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  • Spring Statement: OBR revises up GDP; Inflation to fall to 2%
Spring Statement: OBR revises up GDP; Inflation to fall to 2%

Rather than introduce a second system, the current system could be reformed. "So from April 2019, and in accordance with our worldwide obligations, we will apply income tax to royalties relating to United Kingdom sales, when those royalties are paid to a low tax jurisdiction".

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  • British bank HSBC to disclose 59 per cent gender pay gap
British bank HSBC to disclose 59 per cent gender pay gap

The company said the disparity was the result of employing more men than women in senior roles immediately below its executive team. HSBC has a median gap of 61% for bonus payments between its male and female employees. Women make up more than half of HSBC's United Kingdom workforce - 54pc - yet less than a quarter of its senior roles, at 23pc....

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  • Dog gone: United Airlines mistakenly flies family German shepherd to Japan
Dog gone: United Airlines mistakenly flies family German shepherd to Japan

Catalina Robledo, her daughter Sophia Ceballos, 11, and her baby brother were aboard Flight 1284 when a flight attendant told them to place their pet carrier overhead because it was blocking the aisle. The incident spurred an apology from the airline, which said it would assume full responsibility. United's PetSafe has its skeptics. United trans...

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  • Analysts See $0.18 EPS for Petróleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR)
Analysts See $0.18 EPS for Petróleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR)

As traders, we are more interested to take part in strong moves and don't join moves that show weakness - or we may even watch for an entry in the opposite direction of a weak move. (NYSE:HUM) closed the previous trading session at $268.21, experiencing a change of -1.57% with 1,050,656 shares trading hands. Oclaro, Inc .is an exciting player in t...

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