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Top Republicans Open Door for Bump Stock Ban

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Paddock, 64, fired his weapons at a Las Vegas concert Sunday night, killing 59 people and wounding over 500 more. As the FBI investigates the Las Vegas mass shooting, authorities will look at whether the gunman used an accessory that makes semi-automatic guns shoot like fully automatic weapons. Read More »

Google Home Mini Announced, Available October 19 for $49

Google's Home Mini will retail for United States dollars $49 and can be pre-ordered today with a full release scheduled for October 19th. Google's PixelBud are the wireless headphones of the future, featuring real time audio translation in 40 languages and comes with 24 hours of listening time. Read More »

House GOP set to approve bill that could make mass shootings deadlier

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Prior to Sunday night, the worst mass shooting in US history was the massacre of 49 people at Pulse nightclub in Orlando in June 2016. U.S. lawmakers cranked up gun control efforts Thursday following the mass shooting in Las Vegas, with some Republicans unexpectedly expressing interest in banning devices that the shooter used to convert his rifles to rapid-fire killing machines. Read More »

Putin Says Strike on N. Korea Possible, But Outcome Uncertain

King Salman said Saudi Arabia was seeking to strengthen bilateral relations for the sake of peace and security and in the interest of the development of global economy. Saudi King Salman is expected to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday. Both Russia and Saudi Arabia rely heavily on oil revenues and were hit by the slump in world energy prices. Read More »

Navient plunges after subprime loan lawsuit

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The company, according to the attorney general's office, has made predatory loans to students attending for-profit and non-profit colleges with graduation rates lower than 50 percent, despite "clear expectations that an extremely high percentage of students would not be able to repay them". Read More »

Boeing to Acquire Aurora Flight Sciences to Advance Autonomous Technology Capabilities

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Aurora, Boeing and aerospace robotics manufacturer Electroimpact teamed up to create developmental test components of the all-composite wing for the 777X, the new jetliner that the Chicago-based planemaker is developing. The move is meant to advance its development of autonomous aeroplanes, as well as the use of artificial intelligence in the cockpit. Boeing has collaborated with Aurora on various experimental projects, not only on aircraft but also on automated manufacturing systems. Read More »

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Given "Hold" Rating at Robert W. Baird

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Finally, Harfst & Associates Inc. bought a new stake in Netflix in the 1st quarter worth $109,000. Institutional investors own 81.03% of the company's stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on NFLX . Netflix's "content prowess" gave it the pricing power to raise prices, according BTIG Research's Rich Greenfield, sooner than the analyst expected. Read More »

Censky, McKinney confirmed on USDA team

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The USDA said it's better for the FAS to be under the new undersecretary for trade. Bill Northey, the Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, will give us a fourth generation corn and soybean farmer who knows the issues facing producers across the nation. Read More »

Ireland referred to European courts over failure to collect €13bn from Apple

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Last summer Brussels concluded an agreement between Irish authorities and Apple , which allowed the firm to pay a corporation tax rate of just 0.005 per cent, amounted to unfair state aid. "The point of having common European rules on state aid is of course to ensure that companies compete on their merits", she said. As such, they did not violate European or Irish law, the minister had said. Read More »

Whole Foods Price Cuts Attract New Customers

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However, the price cuts may not be producing the desired results. In the period 28th August to 3rd September, 10% of its customers visited Whole Foods. "The company's investigation is ongoing and it will provide additional updates as it learns more", Whole Foods says on its website. The benefit to Amazon is the ability to take a healthy food product to a mass market. Read More »

Global Automotive Solar Control Glass Market 2017-2022 : Industry Share, Segments

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Various research methodologies and tools were taken into consideration while gathering the data for the market report . Some of the key players in the global sensors market include names such as Honeywell International Inc., Robert Bosch GmbH, Siemens AG, ABB Ltd., Emerson Electric Company, TE Connectivity Ltd., Omron Corporation, Texan Instruments Inc., ARM Holdings Plc., and NXP Semiconductor NV among others. Read More »

British union to sue on behalf of 1800 Monarch staff

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Britain's largest trade union Unite announced on Wednesday that it will take legal action on behalf of 1,800 employees who lost their job at Monarch Airlines . "Monarch customers in the United Kingdom and yet to travel should not go to the airport". Mr Haines said the CAA was notified by Monarch four-and-a-half weeks ago that "there were issues they were dealing with" and he understood that the firm's board made a decision to go into administration close to midnight on Saturday. Read More »

GoFundMe Account For Las Vegas Victims Nears $10 Million

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The catastrophic evening, which saw Stephen Paddock kill 58 people plus himself, and injure 527 as he shot from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay, has left hundreds of families grief-stricken, which is why Sisolak started the page . "The National Compassion Fund exists to meet that need". "So we want to be here to help with that", Sisolak said. The Better Business Bureau said using GoFundMe as the official donation source can actually curb potential fraud from online thieves looking to ... Read More »

McDonald's 'happy' meals came with a side of cocaine

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A McDonald's manager was arrested on Wednesday for reportedly serving meals with a side of cocaine. While McDonald's only allows late night purchases through the drive-through window, they say Guerrero allowed his clientele in the main restaurant, and also made sales in the parking lot. Read More »

Constellation Brands reports 40 pct profit rise (STZ)

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Therefore 67% are positive. Ats of Noon EST, Constellation Brands made a high and low for the session in the first 10 minutes of action. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: " Constellation Brands Inc ( STZ ) Earns "Neutral" Rating from Susquehanna Bancshares Inc" was posted by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal. Read More »

'Recession' fears for new vehicle market

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Indeed, if new diesel registrations continue on this negative trend, United Kingdom average new vehicle Carbon dioxide levels could actually rise this year, the first time such an increase would have occurred since average Carbon dioxide emissions were recorded. Read More »

3 ways to protect your Social Security Number from scammers

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This comes in the wake of consumer credit agency Equifax Inc.'s massive data breach . For years, social security numbers have been used by Americans to open bank accounts or establish their identity when applying for credit. "It's a flawed system". Joyce had his own suggestion for a replacement: a "modern cryptographic identifier" like public and private keys. This may involved "a public and private key" including "something that could be revoked if it has been compromised", Joyce added. Read More »

FedEx, UPS shares sink as Amazon reportedly tests delivery service

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While UPS and FedEx may still handle these deliveries, Amazon will decide and not the seller, the report noted. By controlling the "last mile" of delivery, the company could save money through volume discounts and better control the inventory of its own warehouses that can solve supply chain problems especially around the holidays. Read More »

US Trade Gap Narrowed in August as Hurricane Disrupted Shipping

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Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had expected a trade deficit of $42.7 billion. Andrew Hunter, US economist at Capital Economics said the narrower trade deficit provides further evidence that net trade was on course to make a small positive contribution to third quarter GDP growth. Read More »

Political fallout begins as TransCanada pulls plug on Energy East

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The termination comes after the National Energy Board (NEB) expanded the scope of its review of Energy East in August, saying it would consider the pipeline's indirect greenhouse gas contributions. TransCanada said last month that it would halt its efforts to get regulatory approvals for the controversial projects. "We still believe that", Gallant said. Read More »

Gujarat: Dalit Teen Stabbed For Sporting Moustache; Third Attack in Seven Days

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The young men, from Gujarat, were allegedly beaten up by men from an upper caste in two separate incidents because they'd grown moustaches . The teenager was attacked at around 5:30 pm on Tuesday while he was returning from school, hours before which he had told Indian Express that on September 25 he had been assaulted while he was with his cousin Piyush Parmar, who was attacked for sporting a moustache. Read More »