Trump aides joke away his latest "nuclear" tweet

It's also not clear if there is an instance in which Twitter would remove a world leader's messages or account. "Blocking a world leader from Twitter or removing their controversial tweets would hide important information people should be able to s... More..

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Almost a billion dollars at stake in MegaMillions, Powerball drawings
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Almost a billion dollars at stake in MegaMillions, Powerball drawings

Education Lottery announced Friday. At the same time, one MS lawmaker is promising something that could be more valuable than a winning ticket: an attempt at getting a lottery started in that state. The Powerba...More..

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai abruptly cancels CES appearance
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai abruptly cancels CES appearance

Jeremy Kaplan, editor-in-chief on Digital Trends , guessed that Pai cancelled because "he realized that the tech industry kinda despises him". " He and his family have been subject to vicious and direct at...More..

Operating conditions for manufacturing best in 5 years during December: Nikkei PMI
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Operating conditions for manufacturing best in 5 years during December: Nikkei PMI

The World Bank last month raised its projection for China's gross domestic product (GDP) previous year to 6.8%, up from its October estimate of 6.7%, citing support from strong exports and robust domestic house...More..

Supply discipline and demand to prop up oil prices in 2018
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Supply discipline and demand to prop up oil prices in 2018

In 2018, investors will watch whether rising prices trigger a new flood of USA output, reported Blooomberg. "In the week past, strong demand for refined products, especially distillates, continued to incent...More..

Instagram users to now see 'recommended posts' in home feed
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Instagram users to now see 'recommended posts' in home feed

The people behind Instagram are taking the time to ensure that the " Recommended for You " section will contain posts that are actually relevant to user's interests. This feature is not much dissimilar from t...More..

Apple's CEO Must Fly Private Aircrafts For Security Reasons
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Apple's CEO Must Fly Private Aircrafts For Security Reasons

Cook's actual salary saw a comparatively smaller $57,692 increase, but the bulk of his nearly $4 million raise came from performance-based cash bonuses. In its last quarter earnings, Apple saw a 2 percent i...More..

SoftBank Succeeds in Tender Offer for Large Stake in Uber
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

SoftBank Succeeds in Tender Offer for Large Stake in Uber

SoftBank is said to be limiting its purchase to 15pc, with other investors to buy the additional shares. Misra said in a statement that SoftBank has "tremendous confidence in Uber's leadership and employees"....More..

Pakistan played cruel joke, Jadhav meeting a drama, says Sarabjit Singh's sister
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Pakistan played cruel joke, Jadhav meeting a drama, says Sarabjit Singh's sister

But is it going to be the first step towards a decent treatment and release and exchange of prisoner or is it merely a public relations stunt where you show the world that you have granted access and then you h...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Shoppers save big on post-Christmas sales

Gift receipts can make returning Christmas gifts much easier.but many retailers have relaxed their regular return policies for the holiday season. The day after Christmas is typically the second busiest shopp...More..

Thomas fire becomes the largest in California's history
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Thomas fire becomes the largest in California's history

Fewer have experienced Christmas on a large fire. State fire officials said Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, that the Thomas fire has scorched 273,400 acres, or about 427 square miles of coastal foothills and national fo...More..

White Christmas brings up to 4 inches, heavy winds
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

White Christmas brings up to 4 inches, heavy winds

Sunday night. Snow has begun to fall in Kitsap County, fulfilling the wish of those who want a white Christmas. Christmas Day will be cold and windy with snow showers, with more significant lake effect snow...More..

UN whacks fresh sanctions on North Korea
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

UN whacks fresh sanctions on North Korea

Security Council resolutions, with bellicose rhetoric coming from both Pyongyang and the White House. The resolution seeks to ban almost 90 percent of refined petroleum product exports to North Korea by cappi...More..

Forecast Calls for White Christmas in Iceland
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Forecast Calls for White Christmas in Iceland

Still, using 6am Dec 25th as a guide, you get a good indication of the probability of Christmas Day opening with a covering snow. Wondering if your area will have a White Christmas this year? Thursday n...More..

Belfast jobs fears grow as United States hits Bombardier with 300pc import duty
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Belfast jobs fears grow as United States hits Bombardier with 300pc import duty

In response to the complaints, the U.S. Department of Commerce levied duties of close to 300% on Bombardier's aircrafts. The US government made a decision to affix high anti-subsidy tariffs on the Bombardi...More..

Census: Illinois loses title of 5th largest state to Pennsylvania
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Census: Illinois loses title of 5th largest state to Pennsylvania

IL lost more than 33,000 residents, dropping to the sixth most populous state in the union with 12,802,023 residents. Idaho's growth rate of 2.2 percent led the nation, followed by Nevada, Utah and Washington...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

AT&T Announces Big Bonuses for Employees After GOP Tax Bill Passage

AT&T's payment will go to union-represented, non-management and front-line management employees, the company said Wednesday. "Unions remain the most effective means for working people to stand together and ac...More..

MLS to make major announcement in Nashville Wednesday
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

MLS to make major announcement in Nashville Wednesday

Several other cities are vying for future MLS expansion, with Cincinnati , Sacramento , and Detroit as the furthest in the running for the next team announcement , The Washington Post reported . Boosters ...More..

Ryanair's O'Leary warns unions ahead of first-ever talks
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Ryanair's O'Leary warns unions ahead of first-ever talks

The Dublin-based carrier said it would recognise the unions "as long as they establish committees of Ryanair pilots... as Ryanair will not engage with pilots who fly for competitor airlines". A company spok...More..

CME Futures Rolled Out Smoothly; Bitcoin Remains Bullish
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

CME Futures Rolled Out Smoothly; Bitcoin Remains Bullish

The site features links to a range of CFTC releases, including an October primer from its LabCFTC arm and information about futures launches from firms like Cboe and CME Group. Current eligible and newly ...More..