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Starbucks' Howard Schultz opens bathrooms to all after Philly incident

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The attorney for the men, Lauren Wimmer, Esq., said they had been waiting at the coffee shop for less than 15 minutes, for a third person to arrive for a business meeting over a real estate project. The arrest , which quickly went viral, prompted Starbucks to close 8,000 USA locations for the afternoon on May 29 to "conduct racial-bias education geared toward preventing discrimination in our stores". Read More »

Energy company in MASSIVE price hike affecting one MILLION Brits

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Energy giant Npower - which has millions of customers in the United Kingdom - blamed increases in policy and wholesale energy costs for the hike. More than 60% of Npower's customers will not face an increase, the company stressed. Mr Stacey pointed out that the price rise would not affect existing customers on a fixed deal, those with a prepayment meter, or customers on the Safeguard tariff. Read More »

Google Updates Privacy in Front of Both EU's GDPR Establish

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Although the information in the privacy policy is now easier-than-ever to follow, Google wants to make it clear that "nothing is changing about your current settings or how your information is processed". The update also includes a customizable PowerShell script for Windows, Linux and MacOS, which scans all areas of LISTSERV where personal information could be stored and generates a report in XML format to comply with the GDPR data portability requirement. Read More »

Omo-Agege's suspension unconstitutional - Court

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Omo-Agege, who represents Delta Central Senatorial District, filed the suit to challenge his suspension from the senate. The judge further said that even if the Senate had rightly suspended the senator, that it could have only done that for a period of 14 days as prescribed in the Senate rules. Read More »

Kamloops unemployment rate almost the same year-over-year

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Unemployment in every region of Alberta for April continued to fall compared to past year, according to new figures from Statistics Canada . While most economists expect the central bank to hold fire on May 30, markets are putting almost 40 percent odds on an increase this month, making for a sizable minority view. Read More »

Boston Dynamics has a robot that can run free in nature

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Atlas' top speed isn't quite National Football League caliber yet, but if Westworld is any indication, a few tweaks to Atlas' attributes should have the bot running 4.3-second 40-yard dashes. Boston Dynamics promises viewers that SpotMini isn't being remotely controlled, although it was given a manual run through the area first to map the space. Read More »

Symantec tanks on word of internal investigation, disappointing fiscal 2019 outlook

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More notable recent Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC ) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Symantec -13.2% on Q4 beats, downside guides, internal investigation" on May 10, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Symantec: A Risky Hold Through Earnings" published on May 06, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: "After-Hours Stock Movers 05/10: (KGJI) (TTD) (VRAY) Higher; (SYMC) (RDFN) (NVDA) Lower (more...)" on May 10, 2018. Read More »

Capital & Regional (LON:CAL) Plans Dividend of GBX 1.91

Numis Lowered Beazley (LON:BEZ)'s Rating to "Hold". . On Thursday, May 10 Shore Capital maintained Arrow Global Group PLC (LON:ARW) with "Buy" rating. Gateway Invest Advisers Ltd Liability invested in 0.06% or 149,990 shares. Renaissance Techs Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.01% in Carclo plc (LON:CAR). Read More »

Oil near multi-year highs as Iran sanctions tighten supply outlook

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Japan and South Korea will likely work to wind down Iranian crude imports to comply with USA sanctions. The U.S. has advised other countries to "significantly reduce" their purchases of oil from Iran. No one knows exactly how high prices will go. Argus Media points out that roughly 70 percent of Iranian oil exports have gone to Asia under annual contracts, which means "meaningful cuts to imports would be unlikely to come in until early next year". Read More »

Morse Asset Management Inc Takes $961000 Position in Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA)

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Several research firms have issued reports on NVDA . Nvidia ( NASDAQ : NVDA ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 10th. Nvidia has a 12 month low of $99.41 and a 12 month high of $254.50. The stock now has Monthly Volatility of 2.85% and Weekly Volatility of 2.39%. Since November 17, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc NVIDIA has 28 analyst reports. Read More »

Rooney Agrees Deal To Join MLS Club DC United

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Rooney would not be able to play for DC United until July, when the next MLS transfer deadline opens, but that would be in time to make his debut at the all new Audi Field. Zlatan Ibrahimovic took a monster pay cut to join LA Galaxy from United recently and so too should Rooney. File: Everton's Wayne Rooney with his children during the lap of honour after the match, on May 5, 2018. Read More »

R. Kelly's Management Criticizes Spotify

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Big kudos to Spotify for putting their foot down, now go ahead and delete R.Kelly and XXXTentacion from all your playlists. Spotify just released its new " Hate Content and Hateful Conduct " policy . Kelly's music does not apply - it has been defined by its explicit sexual nature - but he has also written love ballads, pop songs and even gospel music. Read More »

Uber makes more empty promises at its annual flying auto summit

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The propellors rotate in the same direction on two separate rotor systems created to ensure safe transition between vertical and forward flight. The fifth rotor is in the tail of the machine and is used for forward flight. The body of this air taxi is reminiscent of the fuselage of a plane, rather than a helicopter. Uber said it had reopened its selection process to include other cities which fit more of its criteria for showcasing how flying taxis can help to relieve urban ... Read More »

Letter carriers to collect food

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McDonald's and Depot Bar-B-Que are providing breakfast sandwiches to numerous letter carriers. All of the area's active letter carriers and several retirees are participating in Stamp Out Hunger, even though not all are members of NALC, said letter carrier Crystal Prater, who is leading the food drive for her third year. Read More »

Gold falls slightly amid stronger dollar

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U.S. gold futures for June delivery were almost 0.2 percent lower at $1,320.20 per ounce. Also helping gold, viewed as a safe-haven investment, was US President Donald Trump's move on Tuesday to withdraw from a nuclear accord with Iran, raising the risk of conflict in the Middle East. Read More »

Moon: Support from China, Japan Essential on Road to Peace on Peninsula

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The premier urged the two countries to review the spirit of the treaty, and follow the principles set out in the treaty. It is based on the principles of the four cornerstone political documents, including this treaty, that the development of bilateral ties can be led back onto the right track in spite of twists and turns in the past, he said. Read More »

Dementia struggle for Barbara Windsor

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I hope by talking openly it will make it easier for others to talk about this awful disease. The Pat Butcher actress continued: "My thoughts have been with both them all the time and I'm sorry to say I haven't seen Barbara for a few months". Read More »

NITI welcomes $16 bn Walmart-Flipkart deal

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Walmart will own about 77 percent of Flipkart , with the rest held by some existing shareholders, including co-founder Binny Bansal , Tencent Holdings , Tiger Global Management and Microsoft Corp . "Walmart is the ideal partner for the next phase of our journey and we look forward to working with it to bring our strengths and learnings in retail and e-commerce to the fore", he said. Read More »

Ford suspends F-150 production due to parts shortage

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Now, the Dearborn location is also closed. Other auto brands are also affected, however only Ford has halted the production of it's most successful truck - the legendary F-150. Even with heavy demand, the production stoppage would likely have to last for multiple weeks to dent those numbers. Ford Motor suspends F-150 production, and this news came in air on Wednesday evening. Read More »

Skechers Sues Adidas over Payments Made to College, HS Basketball Players

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Skechers , of course, hasn't exactly made in effort in the basketball space. In a lawsuit filed yesterday with the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, Skechers has accused Adidas of false advertising and unfair competition, in connection with a bribery scandal that surfaced past year involving at one Adidas executive, a brand consultant and several college basketball coaches. Read More »

Apple to participate in pilot program allowing expanded operation of drones

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Selected were the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma; the cities of San Diego, California, and Reno, Nevada; state transportation departments in North Dakota, North Carolina and Kansas; University of Alaska-Fairbanks; the Center for Innovative Technology in Virginia; Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority in Memphis, Tennessee; and the Lee County Mosquito Control District in Fort Meyers, Florida. Read More »

Paine named captain for England ODIs, Finch to captain in T20Is

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He had played one ODI against England in Paine's absence. Australia will play five ODIs against England in June, followed by T20 fixtures in England and Zimbabwe. Barring the loss in the Champions Trophy final against Pakistan in 2017, India have won nine consecutive bilateral ODI series, including their first-ever series win in South Africa where they thrashed the Proteas 5-1. Read More »

Virtue Capital Management LLC Invests $727000 in Qualcomm (QCOM)

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The stock witnessed -6.56% declines, -25.42% declines and -5.07% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. About 4.79 million shares traded. Homrich Berg has 13,496 shares. The Company kept 1478.02M Floating Shares and holds 1589.43M shares outstanding. $75.63B is Qualcomm Inc's MC. ROGERS ALEXANDER H also sold $37,519 worth of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) on Tuesday, March 27. Read More »

Buy tires on Amazon, have them installed at a Sears Auto Center

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Under the new deal, Amazon.com will sell DieHard passenger tires as well. This includes choosing which Sears store to have the tires sent to. The recovery has yet to arrive. Sears also already sells its Kenmore home appliances on Amazon. Separately on Wednesday, the e-commerce giant said it had partnered with homebuilder Lennar to convert some of the home construction company's model homes into showrooms for Alexa. Read More »

California to vote on solar-for-all-new-homes rule

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On the same day that the California Energy Commission approved the new regulation, the state EPA released a new report into the consequences of climate change in California. In the long-term, building more homes - soon with solar panels - could drive down living costs in the Golden State. Builders will have the option of adding solar panels to individual homes, or building shared power systems for a group of homes. Read More »

Facebook Launches Blockchain Research Unit Headed by David Marcus

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Other longtime executives have been given additional responsibilities one of which includes heading a new blockchain division that the company has quietly set up. Chris was the company's VP of Product before the reorganization and is also a close friend of Mark. He will be joined by a few familiar faces from Instagram: VP of Engineering, James Everingham, and Instagram's VP of Product, Kevin Weil. Read More »

Job openings hit record high as job seekers dwindle

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Analysts had forecast 6.1mn openings, and the prior month's reading was revised upward to 6.08mn. That compares with the 6.585 million unemployed workers in March - just 35,000 more than the number of available positions. Workers believe they can find better similar or higher-paying jobs elsewhere. The number of total separations, which includes quits, layoffs and discharges, and other separations meanwhile increased by 2.3% to 5.291m. Read More »

Valeant tries to leave the past behind with name change, shares surge

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Funds hold 169.66 million shares thus 0.12% less from 2017Q3's 169.87 million shares. VRX is touching $19.77 during the last trading session, after increased 8.87%. The specialty pharmaceutical company reported $0.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.29. Read More »

Elon Musk reportedly dating Grimes following Amber Heard split

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The Canadian musician and Space X founder shocked onlookers when they made their first red carpet appearance as a couple at the Museum of Metropolitan Art's annual Met Gala in NY on Monday. According to the report , it was a joke by Grimes on artificial intelligence that made Musk reach out to her. Grimes was extremely surprised and admitted that it was the first time someone understood that joke in three years. Read More »

Comcast Readying Cash Bid to Upend Fox-Disney Deal

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Reuters reports that Comcast is speaking with investment bankers about obtaining bridge financing for an all-cash offer . The Justice Department has opposed the $85-billion AT&T deal for Time Warner on antitrust grounds, saying it could harm consumers through higher prices for television services and entertainment. Read More »

Air France's stock sinks as govt warns about its survival

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KLM CEO Jean-Marc Janaillac has resigned as the airline faces another round of flight-disrupting strikes this week. The board will now meet on May 15 to decide on a replacement plan for Mr Janaillac. Air France-KLM posted a first quarter operating loss of €118 million ($141 million) last week, attributing €75 million of that loss to the strike impact. Read More »

Activision (ATVI) Upgraded to B by TheStreet

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ATVI outperformed by 22.91% the S&P 500. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.01 a share with a surprise factor of 1.1%. On a weekly basis, the stock is 12.66%. (EXEL) traded 5.9 million shares at hands. Mastrapasqua Asset Mngmt reported 31,984 shares. Rand Wealth Ltd Liability Corporation holds 5,087 shs or 0.04% of its capital. Read More »

NSA tripled metadata collection in 2017

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The content of the calls itself is not collected but so-called "metadata", which, as Gizmodo notes , "is supposedly anonymous, but it can easily be used to identify an individual ". These included the number of court-approved selection terms, which could be a phone number of someone who is potentially the subject of an investigation, or the amount of historical information retained by phone service providers, Barrett said. Read More »

Sonam Kapoor's pre-wedding ceremonies begin

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Sridevi's daughters Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor, who are Sonam's cousins, will also present dance numbers - choreographed by celebrity choreographer Farah Khan - at the event. (Top) Sonam and fiancé Anand Ahuja in Mumbai on Monday. The Wedding of Sonam Kapoor will see all the stars dancing to their favourite songs, For example, Sonam's father Anil Kapoor on his blockbuster hit " My name is Lakhan " and other stars performing to Sonam's latest hit songs. Read More »