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by | May 23, 2018 | 19:41

In Oregon, it cost police about $400 to build a facial-recognition system that indexed 300,000 mugshots of former convicts. These documents and emails show that the tech giant is actively marketing its Rekognition technology as a government surveillance system, is offering free support, helps troubleshoot bugs, and provides various other services, all in the hopes of getting a foothold on the rising government surveillance market.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:59

The so-called supermassive black hole is more than 12 billion light years away and thought to be the size of 20 billion of our suns. And it's a good thing this monster black hole isn't at the centre of our Milky Way. Astronomers believe they may form when a large cloud of gas up to 100,000 times bigger than the sun, collapses into a black hole. The new work was accepted to the journal Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia .

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:54

Tech giant Amazon said it would pause construction on a 17-story skyscraper pending the city council's vote, which prompted construction workers to rally against the head tax . Head tax supporters marched on Amazon Saturday, led by Sawant and the Affordable Housing Alliance. Durkan on Friday said she didn't support the original proposal because it would cost jobs.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:24

And I believe our most conservative consumers would agree with that". And so will the many upgrades the company has made to the new Block 5 , he added on Friday. The Merlin engines on that very first variation had 95,000 pounds of thrust for each first-stage engine and 92,500 pounds of thrust for the second-stage engine.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:49

Navdeep Bains , Canada's minister of innovation, science and economic development, is a Sikh whose religion requires him to wear a turban. In 2007 the TSA updated its protocols to allow passengers to keep turbans on during security screenings.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:49

Rudy Giuliani speaks at the Conference on Iran in Washington, D.C., on May 5, 2018. It did not hire Cohen to lobby on its behalf, AT&T said, adding that his one-year contract at US$50,000 per month, ran from January through December last year and was limited to consulting and advisory services.

by | May 10, 2018 | 11:13

The full bench of the High Court unanimously agreed that Katy Gallagher was a citizen of a foreign power when she nominated for election to parliament in May 2016, and therefore incapable of being chosen. "To have my place in the Senate end like this today is very deeply disappointing, but I believe that I have more to contribute to public life", she said.

by | May 10, 2018 | 11:13

RSS affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch even asked whether the deal amounts to circumvention of rules, with a "back-door entry" of Walmart into Indian retail market, which is hard for the multi-national behemoths to tap into. The Confederation of All India Traders, which represents thousands of small businesses, has written to the government urging it to block the deal .

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:32

Under the offer, shareholders would receive the equivalent value of £49.01 per Shire share and also be entitled to receive any dividends announced , declared or paid by Shire in the ordinary course prior to completion of the deal without any consequential reduction in the consideration.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:54

Blue Chip Prtn Inc has invested 0.62% in Paragon Banking Group PLC (LON:PAG). Ny State Common Retirement Fund has 22,400 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The stock has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 420.56 ($5.87). On Tuesday, February 27 the firm has "Buy" rating by Berenberg given.

by | May 05, 2018 | 19:31

The US central bank said that price growth has moved close to its target and is likely to stay there in the medium term as it held short-term rates unchanged at 1.5 to 1.75 per cent. The dollar has been buoyed in recent weeks by the strong United States economic outlook and rising yields amid signs of a slowdown in some other developed economies, especially in Europe.

by | May 05, 2018 | 19:30

Trump concluded his speech saying, "Americans are born free, we will live free and we will die free". Just a few days later, though, he met with the NRA's top lobbyist, Chris Cox, and Vice President Mike Pence at the White House. "I'm excited for his support of the Second Amendment, and his staunch support of the NRA, even through all this craziness that's been going on and the vilification of the NRA that's been going on", she said.

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:52

The American company has apparently agreed to purchase a 73% stake in the Indian online shopping portal, taking Flipkart's valuation to somewhere between $20-22 billion. With Walmart buying Flipkart , Amazon will be in competition now with Walmart in India. Amazon was on Thursday reported to have made a counter-offer for a 60% stake in Flipkart .

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:58

Burt Wealth has 0.03% invested in YUM! CNO Financial Group, Inc. has 1 buy ratings, 6 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -19% from its high of $26.47 to a $3.77 billion market value through last close. The Illinois-based Envestnet Asset has invested 0.01% in YUM! The restaurant operator reported $0.90 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.22.

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:58

Mr Robinson and Mr Nelson were arrested after a manager called police to complain that they had not made a purchase and refused to leave. After spending hours in jail, they were released and no charges were filed. "I am proud to have fixed the claims from the City inside this successful fashion", " Mayor Jim Kenney of Philadelphia mentioned in a statement . "This was an incident that evoked a lot of pain in our city", he continued.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:37

A potential withdrawal in May by US President Donald Trump from a 2015 nuclear deal between world powers and Iran would reimpose sanctions on the producer and curb its exports. A rise in United States government borrowing costs to their highest since 2013 this week, has tempered some investor appetite for risk, but analysts said Brent crude futures, the global benchmark, may yet rise toward new 2018 peaks above $75 a barrel.

by | April 30, 2018 | 06:14

Asda has about a 15.6% share of the United Kingdom grocery market, Kantar estimates, a figure that has been steadily eroding for the past two years, while Sainsbury's has around 15.8%. News of the potential deal also sparked concern among workers' unions, which demanded urgent meetings with Sainsbury's and Asda chiefs. Monteyne says the two retailers have different fortes that will enable them to improve the other's performance: "Asda has been struggling in the United Kingdom to deal with ...

by | April 30, 2018 | 04:59

Johnson added that the incident called for "more training that we're going to do with our store managers, not only around the guidelines but training around unconscious bias ". Hart also questioned why the men were arrested. The man, Andrew Yaffe, said he was and called the incident "ridiculous". A woman can be heard in the video saying "they didn't do anything, I saw the entire thing".

by | April 30, 2018 | 03:43

The allegations come months after " Today' " host Matt Lauer was sacked while facing claims of "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace". Lauer denied that he ever harassed anyone, though he did own up to acting "inappropriately" in his capacity as a family man and prominent employee at NBC .

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:37

Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Quidel Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.05 billion market cap company. Aceto Corporation (ACET ) held 90.68 million outstanding shares now. Cwm Ltd Liability Company holds 150 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Bankshares Of Montreal Can invested in 348,499 shares.

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:33

He suggests Rudd's hands are tied on the Windrush scandal as she can not do "the unpicking of the hostile environment policy which represents the major legislative accomplishment of Theresa May's time at the Home Office and the only legislative accomplishment of May's time at Downing Street".

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:43

Stocks have faded over the past few days as bond yields continued to climb. Bond yields move higher as bond prices move lower. Stocks are no longer the only game in town. "I don't think investors should be abandoning stocks when the economy is growing and earnings are up roughly 20 percent from a year ago". Prominent fixed-income investors like Jeffrey Gundlach at DoubleLine Capital and Scott Minerd at Guggenheim Partners have cited the 3 percent threshold as critical to determining whether ...

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:43

According to The New York Times , Mulvaney told 1,300 bankers and lending industry officials at an American Bankers Association conference in Washington that when he was a congressmen representing South Carolina: "If you're a lobbyist who never gave us money, I didn't talk to you".

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:47

Investors, who think the bidding war will continue, sent Sky's stock much higher than Comcast's new offer. Fox has to at least match Comcast's offer, but analysts estimate a final winning bid could go as high as 14 to 15 pounds per share, the report said.

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:44

America's love affair with crossovers is causing an April massacre as Ford has finally confirmed plans to kill all sedans in North America. The company didn't say exactly what that mean, but it sounds a lot like its current crossover vehicle models, like the Escape or the Focus Active .

by | April 25, 2018 | 15:31

The higher the volume during the price move, the more significant the progress. Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG ) has year to date performance of 1.33% and weekly performance of -4.04%. Its P/Cash esteemed at 0.19. RSI for instance is now at 39.94. The stock has observed its SMA50 which is now -9.14%. Shares of LON LLOY traded up GBX 0.74 ($0.01) during trading hours on Friday, reaching GBX 66.44 ($0.93).

by | April 25, 2018 | 15:15

Mumbai: The 30-share S&P BSE Sensex opened lower by 52.82 points at 34,563.82 and the broader NSE Nifty 50 fell 21.10 points to 10,593.30 on Wednesday. In terms of investments, provisional data with the exchanges showed that FIIs sold scrip worth Rs 680.99 crore, while the domestic institutional investors purchased stocks worth Rs 508.55 crore.

by | April 24, 2018 | 04:41

A probe has now been launched by aviation regulator the Directorate Basic of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and the Plane Accident Investigation Board (AAIB) into the Air India incident. It lasted nearly half of the 30-minute journey with the strongest tremors lasting 10-12 minutes, according to officials. She was rushed to hospital immediately after hero pilot Tammie Jo Shults took the plane into a sharp descent and made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport at 11.27am.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:55

The "disagreement", according to the arrest affidavit started when Garcia touched a female passenger inappropriately without her permission. A man aboard an American Airlines flight from Miami to Chicago Sunday night had to be shocked with a Taser and forcibly removed by police after allegedly assaulting another passenger.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:30

A day after taking breather, Indian stock market ended in the green on buying in financials, engineering, metals and IT counters. The Sensex fell 321.77 points in the intra-day from its days high of 34,591.81 to close the session at 34,331.68, down 63.38 points or 0.18 per cent from its previous days close.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:19

Obviously, we can guess that Prime has been a big win for Amazon , but the fact that the company has never shared specific subscriber numbers means it's impossible to know just how successful it's been. The letter praises Amazon's corporate culture, with Bezos maintaining that high standards are " teachable ". Analysts see Bezos' admission on subscriber numbers as proof that Amazon has been able to sell Prime overseas and replicate the success seen in the USA with Prime .

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:05

There was no guarantee 5000 cars would be rolling off the production line every week by the end of June, but investor communications said the next quarter will lay the "groundwork" for the "long-sought ideal combination of high volume, good gross margin and strong positive operating cash flow".

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:06

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) does note that low levels of the substance can be attributed to eating contaminated food sources . "Vanes hasn't been active, but he had been looking for a fight", Golovkin's promoter Tom Loeffler told Yahoo .

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:54

The company's stock declined 4.52% with the market as Essex Investment Management Co Llc sold 12,361 shares. (NYSE:GS) has risen 9.66% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. Shares of Goldman Sachs were last seen up over 1% at $259.23, with a consensus analyst price target of $271.96 and a 52-week range of $209.62 to $275.31.

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:50

Several other analysts also recently commented on the stock. Finally, Cowen and Company set a $155.00 price target on Tesla and gave the company a sell rating in a report on Thursday, February 23rd. On Friday, the executive tweeted , "Humans are underrated". Finally, Nomura reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $420.00 target price on shares of Tesla in a research note on Thursday, March 29th.