Uber fires back at Google spinoff in self-driving car case

Uber responded to Waymo's lawsuit over self-driving cars. Uber came out swinging in court with opposition papers that seek to gut Waymo's claims that Uber's self-driving vehicle business rests on stolen trade secrets. However, Uber has sta... More..

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Stock Showing Surging Activity: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals' shareholders just can't catch a break. The original version of this news story can be read at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/04/07/valeant-pharmaceuticals-intl-inc-vrx-expected-to...More..

Barrick strikes deal with Chinese gold miner
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Barrick strikes deal with Chinese gold miner

Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. The firm's 50-day moving average is $18.99 and its 200 day moving average is $17.26. The ex-dividend date was Friday, February 24th. Zacks ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Allstate pulls ads from Fox show as scandal erupts

But they're not alone in calling attention to their previous, tacit endorsement of the channel's conservative bent. "The allegations are disturbing and, given the importance of women in every aspect of our bu...More..

Losing Employer Won't Ask Supreme Court To Overturn Landmark Gay Rights Ruling
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Losing Employer Won't Ask Supreme Court To Overturn Landmark Gay Rights Ruling

In a ruling that a gay rights group called a "game changer", a federal appeals court said companies can not discriminate against LGBT employees in the workplace due to their sexual orientation. "Simply put, sex...More..

US Created 98000 Jobs in March; Unemployment Falls to 4.5 Percent
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

US Created 98000 Jobs in March; Unemployment Falls to 4.5 Percent

Construction companies added just 6,000 jobs in March, the fewest in seven months. Don't be fooled by the bad headline number: the March jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics was pretty good-but o...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Gov. Chris Christie halts Amtrak payments, calls for inspection

While the signals and tracks in Penn Station aren't as old as the station's tunnel, which was built in the early 1900s, or the Baltimore & Potomac Tunnel, built in Maryland eight years after Robert E. "Clearly ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Government Launches New Gender Pay Gap Initiative

Minister for Women and Equalities Justine Greening said: "We have more women in work, more women-led businesses than ever before and the highest proportion of women on the boards of our biggest companies". "Th...More..

Advanced Micro Devices Inc
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Advanced Micro Devices Inc

Based on the most recent available data, the equity is -26.82% off of its 52-week high of $106.67 and +12.64% away from its 52-week low which is $69.30. The resulting surprise factor from the difference between...More..

Tesla reports record deliveries of vehicles in 1st quarter
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Tesla reports record deliveries of vehicles in 1st quarter

The figures reported by Tesla are preliminary, and may change when the automaker reports its quarterly earnings next month. Elon Musk's company delivered so far 25,000 cars, which is a way better number...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

4 things to know about Equal Pay Day

The gender pay gap in Sen. Equal Pay Day aims to raise awareness of this issue. "Rather than working with Democrats to promote equal pay, it is unconscionable that House Republicans have voted nine times si...More..

U.S. non-manufacturing activity slows expansion pace in March
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

U.S. non-manufacturing activity slows expansion pace in March

The Institute for Supply Management on Wednesday said its index of non-manufacturing activity - tracking industries including health care, finance, agriculture and construction - fell to 55.2 in March from 57...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Pink Star diamond sells for world record $71.2m

A 59.60-carat diamond named the Pink Star has been sold for a world record fee at a auction for $71.2m (£57m) in Hong Kong . That 25-carat dazzler sold for about $46 million in 2010. The previous recoed was ...More..

Five things to watch for from the 81st US Masters in Augusta
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Five things to watch for from the 81st US Masters in Augusta

The Australian says he spent a good seven hours on the golf course on Friday playing nine holes during practice, and did the same the following two days. "I'm coming into this week focused a lot better". "If yo...More..

Dozens reportedly killed in gas attack in Syria
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Dozens reportedly killed in gas attack in Syria

Damascus has repeatedly denied using such weapons. The Idlib Media Center says dozens of people died of suffocation while the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group put the death...More..

Clause allows Trump to withdraw money from businesses
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Clause allows Trump to withdraw money from businesses

Neither the president nor the company have to disclose when or whether he draws money from the trust, which is privately held and whose goal "is to hold assets for the benefit of Donald J. "It's just an entity ...More..

Suit Accusing Trump Of Inciting Rally Violence Gets Green Light From Judge
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Suit Accusing Trump Of Inciting Rally Violence Gets Green Light From Judge

Well there you go - Trump himself may never see the inside of the courtroom on this one, but it's just another lawsuit affecting the President (remember his Trump University settlement?!) when he already has ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

SC bans sale of BS-IV non-compliant vehicles

This is especially true for two-wheeler manufacturers as they have the largest BS III inventory in stock at 6.71 lakh units. Obviously, this wont fetch them the required profit or money but as they say, somethi...More..

Federer to play 23rd final with Nadal at Miami Open
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Federer to play 23rd final with Nadal at Miami Open

The Swiss triumphed 7-6 6-7 7-6 to take his 2017 record to 18 wins and one defeat. Nadal, who has never who won the Miami title, will face the victor of yesterday's second semi-final between twice champion ...More..

States Could Soon Choose To Block Some Funding For Planned Parenthood
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

States Could Soon Choose To Block Some Funding For Planned Parenthood

Despite the fact that Title X provides pregnant women with essential health care services, the fact that some of the clinics also provide abortion services was apparently enough to justify the anti-choice vic...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

EThekwini ANCYL says Gordhan is inciting a revolution

Gordhan was replaced with Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba , while Jonas' position will from now on be filled by Sfiso Buthelezi, former businessman and fund manager and currently an ANC MP who has served o...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

NORC Poll: Most disapprove of Trump, except on economy

It was conducted amid the collapse of the GOP's health care overhaul. Congressional Republicans have an approval rating of 29 percent - lower than Trump - but presidents usually have a higher approval rating ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

Obama's insufficient effort to address climate change is gone with a stroke of Trump's pen. "It's vitally important for EPA staff and administrators to continue to work to protect communities and the planet...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Bully beef ban ... Gov't halts sale, import of product from Brazil

According to reports, meatpackers in Brazil have been shipping out Salmonella-tainted beef products-a problem that is known and ignored by some official health inspectors. On Friday, Brazilian federal police en...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

R Street welcomes Keystone XL permit approval

It's going to be an incredible pipeline, greatest technology known to man or woman. The officials, who weren't authorized to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity, said the State Department's re...More..