NASA to End Cassini's Run With Plunge Into Saturn

The period will also yield the first-ever samples of the planet's atmosphere and particles coming from the main rings, and the closest-ever views of Saturn's clouds and inner rings. " Cassini will make some of its most extraordinary observations a... More..

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Body-camera maker offers 1-year trial to police agencies
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Body-camera maker offers 1-year trial to police agencies

This offer gives departments the chance to prove the benefits of body camera technology before investing taxpayer dollars in purchasing it. Procurement remains a cumbersome, uncertain process: Even as police wo...More..

Judge puts on hold Seattle law allowing a ride-hailing union
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Judge puts on hold Seattle law allowing a ride-hailing union

Chamber of Commerce today, ordering Seattle's Uber unionization law be put on hold until lawsuits challenging its legality are resolved. MA officials say more than 10 percent of people who applied to drive ...More..

US trade deficit drops sharply in February
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

US trade deficit drops sharply in February

Exports fell 2.4%, while imports rose 0.6%. "The strength in manufacturing activity and overall job creation will result in the Federal Reserve looking through what looks likely to be a soft quarterly reading...More..

Verizon Places Yahoo And AOL Under New Oath Company To Mocking Tune
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Verizon Places Yahoo And AOL Under New Oath Company To Mocking Tune

The Kremlin denied any official Russian involvement in cybercrimes after the United States indicted two FSB intelligence agents over cyber attacks on Yahoo that compromised 500 million accounts. The $4.5 bill...More..

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I at Colombo
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I at Colombo

Kusal (77) and Upul Tharanga (24) gave a flawless start for Sri Lanka as they scored 57 runs in the powerplay after scoring eight boundaries and a six between them. For viewers in Sri Lanka , a live stream o...More..

Saudi cuts taxes on oil firms ahead of Aramco sale
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Saudi cuts taxes on oil firms ahead of Aramco sale

It is gearing up to be the largest flotation in history, with officials valuing Aramco at more than $2 trillion. Saudi Arabia's King Salman issued a royal decree on Monday cutting Aramco's income tax rate f...More..

Midcaps, RIL gain as Sensex, Nifty end flat
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Midcaps, RIL gain as Sensex, Nifty end flat

Among the BSE sectoral indices, Oil & Gas index closed with the biggest gain, up 1.9 per cent. Banking behemoth State Bank of India rose as much as 1.8 percent to its highest in a little over 22 months and wa...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Hotel carbon monoxide leak kills child, sickens others

Three children, plus a police officer, were released Saturday night and five children were released Sunday, Prescott said . Emergency services rushed to the hotel on Saturday morning after staff found six ch...More..

Mylan hit with new class action lawsuit over EpiPen pricing
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Mylan hit with new class action lawsuit over EpiPen pricing

The company said in a press release that the recall affecting the USA was prompted by two cases outside the U.S.in which consumers had trouble activating their EpiPens due to a "potential defect in a supplier...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Tesla reports record deliveries of vehicles in 1st quarter

The maker of electric cars and energy-storage devices shipped just over 25 000 vehicles in the year's first three months, Palo Alto, California-based Tesla said in a statement on Sunday. Model S sales are...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump says US is ready to act alone on North Korea

Trump told the Financial Times in an interview published on Sunday that the United States is prepared to respond to North Korean nuclear threats on its own if China fails to pressure Pyongyang. would leave th...More..

Anti-allergy medicine EpiPen recall expands to US
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Anti-allergy medicine EpiPen recall expands to US

The U.S. distributor, Mylan Specialty, said it had two reports earlier in the month of the device failing. Just last week, the officials said four batches of EpiPens were being recalled because they may fai...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

USA equities higher in mid-session; Dow Jones up over 64pts

The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.31% rose 0.3% for the week and 4.6% for the quarter, the S&P 500 index SPX, -0.23% gained 0.8% on the week and 5.5% for the quarter, and the Nasdaq Composite Index CO...More..

Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to murder charges
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to murder charges

However, Ninth Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson also was pursuing a death sentence for nine murder charges, proceedings that had been on hold since the end of Roof's federal trial. Male prisoners sentenced to ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Pat Toomey says he'd back 'nuclear option' to confirm Neil Gorsuch

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced plans to lead a Democratic filibuster of Gorsuch. He lost two in his caucus Thursday when Democratic Sens. Duckworth, a combat veteran of the Iraq war who was firs...More..

Ivanka Trump takes unpaid job as White House adviser
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Ivanka Trump takes unpaid job as White House adviser

In preparation for her new role, the First Daughter has handed management of her fashion label to the company president and stepped down from her role at the "Trump Organization", but in true Trump fashion, con...More..

Trump's budget unlikely to pass in Congress
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trump's budget unlikely to pass in Congress

The budget proposes a $54 billion increase in spending on defense. Together, the two spending boosts represent a total of $131 billion in proposed new military-related spending. Trump's budget features even mor...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

US awards AT&T contract to build wireless network for first responders

The First Responder Network Authority announced March 30 that it has selected AT&T to build and manage the nation's first broadband network dedicated exclusively to first responder groups. The project is a high...More..

Airline fights United States electronics ban with inflight iPads
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Airline fights United States electronics ban with inflight iPads

Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker said the service allowed the airline to offer a " business as usual " service, despite the restrictions. He said the airline may seek out "creative" ways to work around the ba...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Westinghouse Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in US

The U.S. -based Westinghouse , though owned by Toshiba, has won political backing in the United States in its efforts to win contracts overseas. The Japanese group, part of the joint venture behind the Moors...More..

Fed Rate Hike: Will It Effect Your Finances?
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Fed Rate Hike: Will It Effect Your Finances?

Fresh economic forecasts released with the statement were largely unchanged from those of the December policy meeting and gave little indication the Fed has a clear view of how President Donald Trump's policies...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

FCC Privacy Rule a Presidential Signature Away from Being Axed

The Senate voted on the measure last week, where it passed with a 50-48 margin. Sen. Bill Nelson, a Florida Democrat, said last week that the vote marked a rout for consumers. He said the privacy protecti...More..

Unusual Volume Spikes For: Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Unusual Volume Spikes For: Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)

Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Down in the future. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a hold rating on shares of Darden Restaurants...More..

Free WiFi Touted as Airlines Grapple with Laptop Ban
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Free WiFi Touted as Airlines Grapple with Laptop Ban

The British ban, meanwhile, targets flights out of Egypt, Turkey, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia and Lebanon. Airlines affected by the carry-on electronics ban have faced a hard decision on how to publicly rea...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

European Union warns of 'serious consequences' if no Brexit deal

He said the United Kingdom will have outstanding liabilities arising from various EU programmes which it helps finance, agreed to as a member, and benefits from, including the European social fund, the regional...More..

Schumer: Ryan Must Replace 'Partisan' Nunes As House Intel Chair
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Schumer: Ryan Must Replace 'Partisan' Nunes As House Intel Chair

His spokesman, Jack Langer, said the congressman went to the White House to be near "a secure location" where he could examine the information. In an editorial written for The Guardian , Swalwell slammed his...More..

Merkel's conservative party wins German regional election
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Merkel's conservative party wins German regional election

The vote is the first electoral test for the Social Democrats under their new leader, Martin Schulz. who has re-energized the center-left party with a promise to tackle inequality that is resonating with many v...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Meals on Wheels proves to be a vital service to USA communities

The speakers all said they are concerned about proposed cuts to the Community Development Block Grant Program, which funds portions of Meals on Wheels and other programs for things like affordable housing...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Crude Inventory Build Sends Oil Prices Into A Nosedive

Oil prices ended lower onWednesday as government data showed USA crude stockpiles gainedmore than expected last week. Crude supplies climbed by 4.95 million to 533.1 million barrels. The global benchmark was ...More..

Airline Trolls Electronics Ban With Hilarious List Of Things To Do
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Airline Trolls Electronics Ban With Hilarious List Of Things To Do

Royal Jordanian Air, one of the airlines affected by the restrictions on electronic devices bigger than mobile phones on direct flights to the United States and United Kingdom, hit back with humor as it release...More..

NJ TRANSIT Train Struck When Amtrak Train Derails At Penn Station
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

NJ TRANSIT Train Struck When Amtrak Train Derails At Penn Station

NJ Transit suspended its service in and out of Penn Station after the incident, diverting Midtown-bound trains to Hoboken, but cross-honoring fairs. Amtrak said the train was moving at a slow speed when i...More..

Census Bureau says Shawnee County has more people going than coming
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Census Bureau says Shawnee County has more people going than coming

By that, Ossenfort means that Montgomery County is a good place to live, with affordable housing, good recreational resources and a high quality of life. And though it still experienced overall growth because o...More..

Amazon's Alexa takes fight with Siri to hotels
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Amazon's Alexa takes fight with Siri to hotels

You'll also have the ability to create shopping lists, order items with voice shopping , and cue up podcasts and Audible content. Users can call out to the assistant with the trigger "Alexa", and can the...More..

US Stocks Rebound After Selloff as Technology Shares Advance
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

US Stocks Rebound After Selloff as Technology Shares Advance

Benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasuries were last up 9/32 in price to yield 2.441 percent, the lowest yield since March 1. Banks fell with interest rates as the market came off its biggest loss in five months. The Ru...More..