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Blackstone Reports 30% Gender Pay Gap in UK

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More than 1,000 companies required to submit figures on the gender pay gap to the Government have not yet done so, just a day before the deadline. Apple said 30 percent of its workforce in the United Kingdom was represented by women, with the number having risen from 28 percent in 2014. Read More »

Lockheed Martin to build quieter supersonic aircraft for NASA

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Researchers from NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center and Langley Research Center in Virginia conducted the tests as part of the Sonic Booms in Atmospheric Turbulence flights program, or SonicBAT. It appears as if they're moving one step closer to that goal, after hiring Lockheed Martin to create a supersonic X-plane. In his budget plan proposition, Trump kept in mind that the X-plane "would open a brand-new market for USA business to develop faster business airliners, developing tasks and ... Read More »

Panera Bread says customer information leak is patched

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Not only could customer data be accessed if a visitor knew the correct link, but due to how the information was stored, it could be searched to find specific victims based on parameters such as phone numbers. Krebs noticed months later that the customer data was still accessible, something that Houlihan confirmed. According to former Washington Post reporter Brian Krebs, data on customers who signed up for an account to order food online appeared in plain text. Read More »

Active Shooter Reported at YouTube Headquarters

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After searching the building, a female suspected to be the shooter was located with what's believed to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. "Now barricaded inside a room with coworkers", YouTube employee Vadim Lavrusik wrote on Twitter before saying he was evacuated. Read More »

Cops believe SUV crash that killed family may have been intentional

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The family from Woodland, Washington - Sarah and Jennifer Hart, who were married, and at least three of the couple's six adopted children - was in the vehicle on California's scenic Highway 1 near the city of Westport when it accelerated rapidly off the cliff and fell 100 feet to the rocky shore. Read More »

Videocon loan case: IT dept issues notice to Deepak Kochhar

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ICICI Bank had loaned Dollars 100 million through its Canadian subsidiary to Videocon , which was repaid in full with interest, Dhoot said, adding that there were enquiries by the Enforcement Directorate in the matter, but it did not find any wrongdoing under the foreign exchange management laws. Read More »

All eyes on Spotify as it prepares for stock exchange listing

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The opening public price will be determined by buy and sell orders collected from broker-dealers by the New York Stock Exchange . If Spotify's listing performs well, then other highly valued tech firms including Uber and Lyfy could well follow suit, which in turn could result in Wall Street banks missing out on millions of dollars of revenue due to the lost business from underwriting fees. Read More »

Brad's forecast | Snow & wind Tuesday

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The snow , which tapers off Monday morning as the coast low tracks out to sea, won't be around long. As of 6 p.m. on Sunday , Hunterdon County school districts have not yet posted any delay or closing information, although many schools are closed for spring break already. Read More »

State to issue more medical marijuana permits

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There are 22 medical marijuana dispensaries in MA. "We do know that cannabis is much less risky than opiates, as far as likelihood of dependency", Bradford said. Hefei Wen , of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, and Jason Hockenberry at Emory University, analyzed Medicaid data to see what role marijuana played in opioid use. Read More »

SoftBank, Alibaba to infuse around $450 M in Paytm Mall

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Singapore E-Commerce, which now owns 36.3% of the Indian e-retailer, will remain the single largest shareholder of Paytm E-Commerce but with a relatively smaller stake of just over 30% after its latest investment is completed, in four tranches. Read More »

Supreme Court Rules for Police Officer in Excessive Force Case

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A sharply divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that an Arizona police officer who shot a knife-carrying woman four times outside her home could not be sued on claims that he used excessive force, marking the latest in a series of high court decisions shielding officers from such lawsuits. Read More »

Murdoch's Fox could separate Sky News to satisfy UK regulator on takeover

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Disney has "expressed interest" in buying Sky News, a move that would clear media plurality concerns and pave the way for its own $66bn (£47bn) takeover of most of Murdoch's 21st Century Fox , including Sky. Sky shares edged up in morning trading. Fox said: "We are aware that a group of politicians that is opposed to the transaction is seeking to influence the CMA and is making a number of unsupported and fanciful assertions". Read More »

Stocks' Second-Quarter Start Is the Worst Since the Great Depression

ET. Amazon .com was the biggest drag on the S&P 500 , down 5.2 per cent, as President Donald Trump continued his twitter attacks on the online retailer. "China is important, but we trade more with Mexico and Canada", said Hogan of concerns about USA efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Treaty, or NAFTA, with its neighbors. Read More »

First iOS 11.4 developer beta for iPhone and iPad coming today

The Mar Vista Investment Partners Llc holds 356,326 shares with $60.30M value, up from 354,255 last quarter. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) has risen 19.49% since April 2, 2017 and is uptrending. research analysts predict that Apple will post 11.37 EPS for the current fiscal year. Among 20 analysts covering KLA-Tencor Corporation ( NASDAQ:KLAC ), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Read More »

UP suspends e way bill on GST

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Touted as an anti-evasion measure and would help boost tax collections by clamping down on trade that now happens on cash basis, the e-way bill provision of the goods and services tax (GST) was first introduced on February 1. Trial run for e-way bills under the current GST regime was started on 16th January 2018 for the entire country. Traders said the e-way bill system may cause a disruption on Monday as the volume is expected to go up immensely. Read More »

Saks, Lord & Taylor hit by payment card data breach

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News reports put it at five million and said hackers had put these numbers up for sale on the "dark web", where criminals operate. Hudson's Bay hasn't said how many stores or customers were affected. Gemini Advisors determined that data was breached dating back to May 2017. Chorine urged any consumers who had shopped at Saks Fifth Avenue or Lord & Taylor stores in the past year to take preventative measures against fraud. Read More »

Expected South Dakota corn, soybean acres almost unchanged

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The projection for soybean acres represents a 3 percent decline from 2017 when Minnesota farmers also planted more soybeans than corn. Narrow profitability explains why total acreage planted for all major US crops will fall by about 1 million acres this year. Read More »

India lose contact with GSAT-6A satellite within 48 hours

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To a question on chances of recovery, Shivan said "right now the preliminary data shows we have chance, we keep trying". "The functioning of GSAT-6 will remain as usual while we're trying to connect with the GSAT-6A", Sivan said. The GSAT-6A is similar to the GSAT-6, which was put into orbit in 2015. This could also be the first big failure after K Sivan , a rocket scientist took over as the chairman of Isro in January. Read More »

Russia hits back against EU nations in spy row

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In response to the U.S. move earlier this week to close the Russian Consulate in Seattle, Moscow also shut the U.S. Consulate in St. Petersburg, giving it until today to vacate the premises. According to NAN, Russia's actions were in retaliation to the expulsion of 60 Russian envoys from the US during the week, and the closure of Russian Consulate General in Seattle. Read More »

No timetable for recovery after Embiid undergoes surgery

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There is no timetable set for Joel's recovery. Cheeks, who spent the first 11 years of his 15-year career in Philadelphia, was a part of Sixers teams that went to the National Basketball Association finals in 1980 and '82, and won the championship in '83. Read More »

Our champ Joseph Parker has shot at big bucks

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The Brit is the No 1 ranked challenger for the WBC title and with Joshua likely to make a mandatory defence of his WBA strap later this summer, Hearn believes Wilder vs Whyte makes flawless sense. That's why I study the game, because I respect that side of it". "(Joshua's weight) makes me think that he's taking the fight very seriously", Parker said. Read More »

Stansted Airport bus fire causes chaos

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Seen from inside the airport terminal, the blaze looked like a wall a flames, while outside, thick black smoke billowed into the air. In the initial breakout a spokesman for the airport said: "Due to a fire on the vehicle park shuttle bus, terminal forecourt and surrounded area including parts of the terminal building are being evacuated due to smoke". Read More »

Netflix is hiring someone to binge-watch Netflix

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Churchill Corp owns 0.76% invested in Netflix, Inc . Inc. now owns 625 shares of the Internet television network's stock worth $120,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. The institutional investor held 9,281 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.78 million, down from 15,844 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »