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Minimum wage rally held at the Capitol

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Just two years ago, Schumer resisted the $15 minimum wage proposal, instead co-sponsoring Murray's legislation for a $12 wage - "a victor issue for us", according to Schumer . Nonetheless, the legislation has little chance of making progress in a Congress dominated by Republicans, but advocates hope that continued pressure may force GOP leaders to cave in and take a stand for workers' interests. Read More »

BMW M550d xDrive Has Four, Yes Four Turbos And 400 Horses

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The M550d will be available as a saloon or Touring estate, featuring a new 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine with four M Performance TwinPower turbos. The use of a fourth turbocharger "further optimises the engine's efficiency and performance characteristics", according to BMW. With relative difficulty. Read More »

Apple delays 'Carpool Karaoke' release to 'later this year'

Even though Apple's platform is 30 million subscribers short, compared to Spotify, according to the latest official data, past year it managed to attract album releases from the likes of Rihanna, Drake and other superstars. But, the sixteen 30-minute episodes that will be streamed on Apple Music will be slightly different from the original concept of the segment. As mentioned above already, the show will be available for viewing exclusively on Apple Music . Read More »

Disney unveils release dates for Star Wars Episode IX, Indiana Jones 5

Frozen 2 will be released on November 27, 2019. The much-anticipated sequel will drop six years after the original because, as Disney and several Frozen cast members have noted, there is a serious commitment to getting it right. Idina Menzel will reprise her role as Queen Elsa, Kristen Bell as Anna and Josh God will once again voice the loveable snowman, Olaf. Though waiting two more years for the sequel will not be ideal for the young Frozen devotees of the world, they will be ... Read More »

Earnings On Deck For Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

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KeyCorp assumed coverage on Cypress Semiconductor in a report on Wednesday, March 29th. (ON) to Overweight with a price target of $16. Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 20th. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, March 28th. The Relative Volume of the company is 0.87 and Average Volume (3 months) is 7.3 million. Read More »

Star Wars: Battlefront II revealed with Imperial-focused story campaign

Never mind the new movie, the story campaign from the new Star Wars game looks absolutely wonderful. While we wait for more information on how Star Wars Battlefront 2 will handle co-op and how it will fit in the game's story, there's a couple of other details we've been given about the feature so far. Read More »

'We Have a Lot of Work' to Do

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The mother, who expressed her condolences to the Godwin family, said Wednesday she believes Stephens' breakup with Joy Lane triggered the killing. The three hugged, cried, and prayed. In an interview with CNN , several of Godwin's children said they held no animosity toward Stephens, either. She said the chase slowed suddenly from 50 miles per hour to about 20 miles per hour when the road narrowed from four lanes to two. Read More »

Former 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules arrested after deadly crash

Monday, north of the town of Aurora, according to the Iowa State Police. The grandfather was later taken to a local hospital where he was sadly pronounced dead. TMZ confirms that the arrest took place on Monday night, after the auto accident reportedly occurred in Iowa (where Chris is from) at 8:20 PM. Wolgram said that if granted pre-trial release, Soules would be required to wear an electronic ankle bracelet and surrender his passport. Read More »

Current Movers: Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

Wedbush reissued an outperform rating and set a $16.00 target price on shares of Regions Financial Corp in a research note on Tuesday, March 7th. Rafferty Capital Markets reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $19.00 price objective on shares of Bank of America Corp in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. Read More »

HipChat resets all passwords after hackers break in

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HipChat, a popular communications platform for businesses, warned users Monday it experienced a database breach , which may have compromised the names, email addresses and passwords of its users. While the third party library hasn't been patched yet the company believes it has limited its damage. "In our security investigation, we found no evidence of unauthorised access to financial and/or credit card information", Krishan said. Read More »

Xbox Achievements List confirms The Joker will appear in Injustice 2

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The second is " Why Aren't You Laughing ", and you have to defeat Batman as the Joker, with the final hit coming from Not So Funny Is It? Injustice 2 live stream will have Echo Kellum from the CW's Arrow making an appearance, Jim Lee the DC Publisher, Nerdist News Jessica Chobot, Machinima host Chloe Dykstra and NetherRealms Studios own Ed Boon. Read More »

Korea marks military anniversary with massive firing drill

Leader Kim Jong Un is believed to have attended the event, near the eastern port city of Wonsan, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported . Though the meeting is being organized by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, it will be conducted by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis , Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Read More »

UK man jailed for running global cyberattack business

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It was agreed by both the defence and prosecution that Mudd was more interested in gaining status and acceptance from the gaming community than making money. Mudd was 16 when he developed a programme called Titanium Stresser, the court heard. These included $309.99 for 30,000 seconds over five years, and a refer-a-friend scheme. Read More »

Microsoft Patches NSA's Windows Exploits

The NSA did not immediately return emails seeking comment. All tools date back at least a few years, but exploit vulnerabilities in several Windows versions to shift across networks and compromise Windows systems. Quoting its CEO and founder Hazem Mulhim, EastNets added: "While we cannot ascertain the information that has been published , we can confirm that no EastNets customer data has been compromised in anyway". Read More »

Trump vows to fight anti-Semitism

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On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the president's official statement on January 27 did not mention Jewish people specifically, instead referring to the victims of the Holocaust only as "innocent people". "The state of Israel is an eternal monument to the undying strength of the Jewish people", Trump said. Some media reports also questioned whether that language, however strong, was plagiarized as the wording matches closely with the Holocaust Museum's "Introduction to the ... Read More »

Amazon Wants You to Put Its New Camera in Your Bedroom

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In initial news, Amazon has not shared many details about how its Style Check computer vision works. Ever since the announcement of the Echo, Amazon has been pushing its Alexa virtual assistant as a competitor to things like Microsoft's Cortana, Apple's Siri, or Google's assistant. Read More »

Apple plans to use micro-LED in 2017 Apple Watch 3

The report adds that 300,000 of the total 3-4 million recalled units will be made available in South Korea, and the refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will sport a 3200mAh battery instead of the 3500mAh battery of the original. But, clever bods at Samsung have been working on developing a new phase in battery technology that could revolutionize batteries as we know them. Read More »

Danger Zone is a Successor to Burnout's Crash Mode

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Three Fields Entertainment, started by Criterion co-founders Fiona Sperry and Alex Ward, has the right minds behind on board get that same level of destructive bliss we all remember so fondly. Adding context to the chaos, players will have access to a "virtual crash test facility", featuring 20 bespoke intersection scenarios, each of which will have a series of medals to collect. Read More »

Episode IX release date set for May 2019

A new Indiana Jones movie was originally scheduled to be released in 2019 as well, but Disney has now pushed it back to July 10, 2020 . One complicating factor for Lucasfilm is the next installment in the Indiana Jones franchise, which reunites director Steven Spielberg with star Harrison Ford. Read More »

Star Wars Episode IX Gets Release Date, Indiana Jones 5 Is Delayed

Disney has announced the release dates for a string of hotly anticipated movies. IGN reports that the November 27 release date of the sequel is the same date for the original film which was initially released in 2013. They are reportedly working on a new and untitled " Indiana Jones " film and it is eyeing to make its premiere in July 2020. Other confirmed release dates include the fifth Indiana Jones movie which has been delayed by a year to July 10 2020. Read More »

'Bachelor' Star Chris Soules Arrested for Leaving Scene of Deadly Car Crash

KWWL added that, according to court documents , alcoholic-beverage containers were found at the accident site, and that Soules had been convicted in 2006 of operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Chris Soules has got himself into some trouble. A Class-D crime carrying a punishment of up to five years in prison. The outlet reports that he has not been charged with driving under the influence. Read More »

Unusual Volume Spikes For: Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Applied Materials, Inc. ( AMAT)'s distance from 200 day simple moving average is 26.91 percent, its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 7.19 percent, while its distance from 20 day simple moving average is 4.44 percent. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Applied Materials, Inc. will post $2.66 EPS for the current fiscal year. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 15th. Read More »

Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.17 Per Share

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Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Southwestern Energy Company's Q4 2017 earnings at $0.17 EPS. SM Energy Company (SM ) now has a consensus Price Target of $40.9. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.04/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -33.3%. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D increased its position in Southwestern Energy Company by 58.8% in the third quarter. Read More »

Microsoft confirms it's patched most of the NSA's Windows exploits

But just hours later, Microsoft announced that numerous vulnerabilities were addressed in a security update released a month ago. TheShadowBrokers, which startled the security experts a year ago by releasing some of the NSA's hacking tools, has resumed pouring secrets into the public domain, this time by publishing purported details of the NSA's operations against banks across the Arab world. Read More »

Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) (NYSE:CLDT) Reviewed By Analysts

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High growth rates in EPS are more reliable in the case of "matured companies" which has experienced a complete economic cycle of expansion and contraction, through a bear market phase and a bull run. The business had revenue of $271.45 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $268.79 million. According to the RLJ's website, the deal will also free up about $22 million in savings related to duplicative overhead and operating costs. Read More »

Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

It's all complicated by a potential showdown with Democrats over paying for a border wall. In interviews, Trump has called the 100-day marker an " artificial barrier " and a "ridiculous standard", perhaps in part because he's faced setbacks on some of his signature issues. Read More »

Google Pixel 2 Will Arrive Before a New Snapdragon Chipset Launches

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While the tech giant has been known for releasing two Android phones each fall, three of Google's own Pixel phones may be hitting the shelves in 2017. The same report suggests that Google is working on three Pixel 2 models. 10/04/2017: The first news of a follow-up to 2016's excellent Google Pixel is starting to filter out, with rumours that the device's successor could sport a curved screen. Read More »

Trump condemns Holocaust deniers, anti-Semitism

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A siren signalled for people to pause and remember the six million Jews murdered in Europe under Nazi rule during the Second World War. He said those who deny the Holocaust happened are "filled with such hate, total hate". ADL national director Jonathan Greenblatt, who criticized Trump's rhetoric throughout his presidential campaign and early presidency, took a cautiously positive approach at the beginning of the speech, tweeting that his words were "overdue but powerful". Read More »

IPhone 8 availability pushed back to late October, claims new report

However, the new revolutionary technologies could possibly delay the Apple iPhone 8's release date by one or couple of months after it is revealed because of supply limitations. There are also overheating issues with the new wireless charging modules. In an emailed statement to The Wall Street Journal, the company said that the display-related patch would give users "a further enhanced ability to adjust the colour setting to their preference". Read More »

Apple delays the launch of first ever original show 'Carpool Karaoke'

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Apple too has commented on the matter and has revealed that the show will be available for viewing later this year on Apple Music . Apple has delayed the launch of its first ever original video series " Carpool Karaoke " with comedian James Corden, the company said on Tuesday, marking a setback as it looks to boost its content efforts. Read More »

This Samsung app uses emojis to help people with language disorders communicate

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Through the interface, aphasic patients identify what they want to communicate through a panel of visual options, sending the chosen sequence of emojis to the non-aphasic recipient. Wemogee's promotional video shows a screen in the app with a message written in words and emojis, allowing both users to understand the conversation regardless of language capacity. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) pictures leaked online

The Infinity Display, battery life, and camera are some of the aspects Samsung India has highlighted at the event. This should not be a deal-breaker for potential buyers in India, as the two SoCs were recently spotted to have comparable performance - in fact, the Samsung Exynos 8895 SoC beat the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC in some benchmarks. Read More »