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Money AAA: Record Thanksgiving travel holiday projected
Author: 0 AAA: Record Thanksgiving travel holiday projected

According to the AAA , approximately 50.9 million people will travel at least 50 miles away from home for the holiday, increasing 3.3 percent from a year ago. The number of travelers is expected to represent the highest travel volume in the US for Thanksgiving since 2005. Travelers will pay more for AAA Three Diamond Rated hotels this holiday weekend.

Money Justice Department Will Sue to Stop AT&T-Time Warner Merger
Author: 0 Justice Department Will Sue to Stop AT&T-Time Warner Merger

In an emailed statement Monday, AT&T general counsel David McAtee said the lawsuit is a "radical and inexplicable departure from decades of antitrust precedent" and that the company is confident that a court will reject the government's claims.

Money New York AG investigating fraudulent net neutrality comments to FCC
Author: 0 New York AG investigating fraudulent net neutrality comments to FCC

Pai previously pledged to try to repeal the net neutrality regulations enacted under the Obama administration, which treat internet service providers as if they were utility companies that provide essential services, like electricity. As we've reported before , dozens of consumer advocacy groups including Fight for the Future , Demand Progress and the ACLU have supported the strong net neutrality rules - aligned with companies like Netflix, Google , Etsy, Vimeo, Reddit and Amazon.

Money Uber concealed hack of 57 million accounts for more than a year
Author: 0 Uber concealed hack of 57 million accounts for more than a year

He was not at the helm when it happened. Governments around the globe launched investigations into Uber Technologies Inc after the company disclosed it had covered up a breach that exposed data on millions of customers and drivers, the latest scandal to rock the ride-hailing firm.

Money Uber orders huge fleet of autonomous Volvos
Author: 0 Uber orders huge fleet of autonomous Volvos

Volvo engineers have worked closely together with engineers from Uber to develop the XC90 premium SUVs that are to be supplied to Uber . Normally while classifying autonomous cars there are six levels of automation which generally define the level of automation employed.

Money Volvo to deliver thousands of autonomous vehicles to Uber
Author: 0 Volvo to deliver thousands of autonomous vehicles to Uber

Uber has just taken another big step from a ride-sharing service to a transportation provider. Under the new "framework agreement", Volvo will supply thousands of vehicles already fitted with "core" autonomous and safety systems, to which Uber will adds its own self-driving tech.

Money FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Beautiful weather continues this week with cool temperatures!
Author: 0 FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Beautiful weather continues this week with cool temperatures!

The high will bump back into the mid 60s Wednesday , when it is again expected to be mostly sunny. Skies will remain mostly sunny to sunny. We will see partly cloudy skies on Thursday with just a slim chance for a shower. Tuesday . Mostly cloudy. Showers possible. Morning lows start in the 20s, and despite sunshine, highs are chilly in the lower 40s. On our Thanksgiving Day , it will be nothing more than flawless! Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

Money Trader Joe's recalling several packaged salads
Author: 0 Trader Joe's recalling several packaged salads

The recall encompasses three varieties of chicken and turkey salads made by Green Cuisine, a San Fernando company, that bear the " Trader Joe's " brand on their packaging and are sold at the grocery chain. The products have the establishment number "P-40299" inside the USDA mark of inspection. EXAMPLE: date code stickered on package and the affected U.S.D.A.

Money Funding for sports programs at question in new tax bill
Author: 0 Funding for sports programs at question in new tax bill

It includes many changes to public and private education deductions. If the Senate does not pass a bill, the current tax code applies. For instance, this bill doubles the child tax credit and the standard deduction for both individuals and families.

Money Alabama jobless rate drops to 3.6 percent
Author: 0 Alabama jobless rate drops to 3.6 percent

According to monthly data going back to 1990 kept by the DLIR, Hawaii County's unemployment rate has never dropped below 2.3 percent. Maine's unemployment rate fell slightly in October, to 3.5 percent. About 100,000 Louisianans were jobless, down more than 5,000 from September. The Omaha metro area's rate of 2.4 percent also was the lowest in almost 20 years.

Money SADC Troika Assesses Situation in Zimbabwe
Author: 0 SADC Troika Assesses Situation in Zimbabwe

The Gaborone meeting was attended by Angola, South Africa, Tanzania and Zambia. Across the country, Zimbabweans were enjoying freedom they haven't had in years. She said the better its economy, the better it was for countries in the region because of economic opportunities. Professor Loren Landau, Director of the Wits African Centre for Migration & Society said: "Any uncertainty about the political situation in Zimbabwe will mean people will need to come to South Africa for economic and ...

Money TransCanada pipeline leaks 210000 gallons of oil near SD, ND border
Author: 0 TransCanada pipeline leaks 210000 gallons of oil near SD, ND border

CST (5 a.m. MST) after a drop in pressure was detected in its operating system resulting from an oil leak that is under investigation", TransCanada said in a statement shortly after the spill. Federal regulators said an "anomaly" on a weld on the pipeline was to blame. While details are still emerging around this spill, we know it occurred in Marshall County on South Dakota's northern border.

Money Shamed rail company apologises for leaving 20 seconds early
Author: 0 Shamed rail company apologises for leaving 20 seconds early

According to an article this month on the Gendai Business website, Tsukuba Express, which carries 130 million passengers a year, markets its "safety and high speed". "Because Japanese trains are usually so punctual, some people plan their rail commutes so that they arrive at the platform just as the cars are pulling up", Baseel said.

Money CORRECTED: Cisco profit beats on strength in security business
Author: 0 CORRECTED: Cisco profit beats on strength in security business

The company was maintained on Thursday, August 13 by Goldman Sachs. The company was maintained on Friday, July 21 by Wells Fargo. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Deutsche Bank. November 3 investment analysts at Cowen and Company made no change to the stock rating of "Buy" targeting a price of $38.00. Therefore 40% are positive.

Money Director Cordray Announces Resignation Plans To CFPB Staff
Author: 0 Director Cordray Announces Resignation Plans To CFPB Staff

He is expected to return to his home state of OH to run for governor. One of Cordray's last major efforts at the agency - a rule that would ban financial services companies from requiring consumers to go to binding arbitration when disputes arose -was struck down recently by party-line votes in Congress and by President Trump.

Money Uber Sex Assault Class Action Filed by 2 Women
Author: 0 Uber Sex Assault Class Action Filed by 2 Women

The duo, from U.S., on behalf of "all other similarly situated" female passengers who have suffered "rape, sexual harassment or gender-motivated harassment at the hands of Uber drivers " have demanded action against Uber. Uber was not immediately available for comment. "A litany of incidents regarding sexual assaults, and physical assaults, by Uber drivers on passengers, shows a pattern of similarly heinous, but avoidable attacks", the lawsuit states.

Money Don't write oil's 'obituary', IEA says in long-term demand forecast
Author: 0 Don't write oil's 'obituary', IEA says in long-term demand forecast

Under its "New Policies Scenario", based on existing legislation and announced policy intentions relative to emissions and climate change, the oil price should continue to rise towards $83 a barrel by the mid-2020s. their estimated development cost is higher on average than in the Permian or the Appalachian Basin and they are further away from the demand hub", the IEA said.

Money China's e-commerce giants set a new record for Single's Day
Author: 0 China's e-commerce giants set a new record for Single's Day

In China , BABA offers incredible deals in an annual Singles Day that top analyst Youssef Squali at SunTrust believes "lived up to its hype", outclassing the tail-end of his 29% to 35% growth forecast. EHS attributed the strong growth to the increasing popularity of the Singles' Day shopping event in Taiwan. Sales achieved at Amazon's last Prime Day, held in July this year and which actually lasted for 30 hours, were one billion USA dollars.

Money Promising injury news for Manchester United
Author: 0 Promising injury news for Manchester United

As long as there are no set-backs in his recovery, the newspaper says Pogba is in-line to be on the bench for Newcastle United's visit to Old Trafford after the worldwide break on November 18. Pogba has been out since early September (missing 12 games) with a hamstring problem, while Rojo suffered a serious knee ligament injury at the end of last season and Carrick has recovered from a virus.

Money (:MLSS) & NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)
Author: 0 (:MLSS) & NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

About 24.47M shares traded or 88.67% up from the average. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co now owns 11,070 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock valued at $1,600,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter. The firm has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Friday, August 7. The rating was downgraded by Cowen & Co on Monday, February 6 to "Market Perform".

Money On China's Singles Day
Author: 0 On China's Singles Day

Alibaba began launching "Double 11" deals in 2009 just as online shopping was starting to explode and trademarked the term " Singles Day " by 2012. So what's it all about? It's a response to Valentine's day and is on 11/1 - the ones all symbolize single people.

Money JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) How Do the Technical Vary?
Author: 0 JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) How Do the Technical Vary?

The mean target projections are based on 18 opinions. Also, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. Citigroup "Maintained" J.C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP ) in a research note issued to investors on 10/31/17 to Sell with price target of $3. Average estimation for the current quarter has been provided by 9 analysts. "We took aggressive actions to clear slow-moving inventory, primarily allowing for an improved apparel assortment heading into the holiday season", Chief Executive Marvin Ellison said ...

Author: 0 Fidget Spinners causing safety concerns again, lead found

The center of the metal version of the same spinner tested for 1,300 ppm of lead. Per the Washington Post , a Target spokesman said in an email that the company isn't breaking any laws because, technically, the fidget spinner is neither marketed as a toy nor is it technically for children.

Money New TripAdvisor badge warns users of sexual assault at hotels
Author: 0 New TripAdvisor badge warns users of sexual assault at hotels

They advise anyone considering visiting the properties to "perform additional research for information" when making travel plans. " TripAdvisor said the three were the first to be 'badged" but not likely the last. "These badges are meant to be informative, not punitive", he told the paper. TripAdvisor has made it easier for its users to see if safety concerns have been stated about hotels they research.

Money All I want for Christmas is… a keg of ranch?
Author: 0 All I want for Christmas is… a keg of ranch?

If you're a big ranch dressing fan, Hidden Valley has got you covered. It has a special inside coating that meets FDA specifications to keep all your ranch tasting fresh! Hidden Valley has claimed in the past, through its ranch-funded studies , that at least one-third of American homes have at least some kind of ranch dressing at any given time.

Money U.S. gasoline inventories hit lowest level since November 2014
Author: 0 U.S. gasoline inventories hit lowest level since November 2014

According to the source, the price for December Futures WTI oil reduced by 0,37%, totalling to $56,99 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX). Overall petroleum stocks fell by 9.1 million barrels led by a 3.3 million barrel dip in gasoline inventories and a 3.4 million barrel decline in distillate fuel oil used to make diesel and heating oils.

Money Best Buy releases 2017 Black Friday ad
Author: 0 Best Buy releases 2017 Black Friday ad

For the first time, the retailer has launched a four-day pre-Black Friday sale at BestBuy.com starting November 8-11, offering big savings on Sony, Apple, Samsung and Dell electronics, offering the same deals available in stores over Black Friday.

Money Apple moves worldwide cash to Jersey for tax reasons
Author: 0 Apple moves worldwide cash to Jersey for tax reasons

Apple moved to Jersey two of its key subsidiaries, Apple Sales International and Apple Operations International, while another structure, Apple Operations Ireland, became resident in Ireland. "The changes we made did not reduce our tax payments in any country", Josh Rosenstock told the Times . Apple's offshore cash holdings [Chart: courtesy of SEC Filings] At the time lawmakers in Ireland (where Apple now keeps nearly all of its money) were cracking down on multinationals ...

Money Phishing scam targets millions of Netflix subscribers
Author: 0 Phishing scam targets millions of Netflix subscribers

Users who click on the provided link are asked to provide their name, date of birth, address and credit card number - only the data goes right to the scammers . Scammers can break into Wordpress sites by making use of vulnerabilities in blog plugins and once in, they can make the website look enough like a real Netflix login page to trick their victims - as shown in the screenshot above.

Money Target stores won't be open all night on Thanksgiving
Author: 0 Target stores won't be open all night on Thanksgiving

With Target and Best Buy both rolling out aggressive free-shipping deals this holiday season, Walmart Stores might need to unveil some Black Friday goodies of its own to maintain its torrid online growth. Penney right when tens of millions of Americans are sitting down to table for their Thanksgiving meal. Most shopping malls in the Twin Cities have pared back their hours in recent years to close overnight on Thanksgiving instead of staying open all night.

Author: 0 Broadcom Makes $130B Unsolicited Bid for Qualcomm

Since publication Broadcom and Qualcomm have confirmed the offer, with Broadcom disclosing that the bid of $70 a share is made up of $60 cash and $10 in Broadcom shares. Here's a wrap of what they've said so far. "This complementary transaction will position the combined company as a global communications leader with an impressive portfolio of technologies and products", Hock Tan, resident and chief executive officer of Broadcom , said in a statement Monday.

Money Woman Allegedly Performed Oral Sex on Man During Delta Flight
Author: 0 Woman Allegedly Performed Oral Sex on Man During Delta Flight

Two Delta Air Lines passengers were arrested and issued citations on Sunday after one was discovered performing oral sex on the other in their seats. "These things should be respected". The couple who engaged in a sex act on a recent Delta flight isn't likely to face charges for their lewd behavior, according to a former federal prosecutor.

Money Nine-year-old boy with cancer wants cards for his last Christmas
Author: 0 Nine-year-old boy with cancer wants cards for his last Christmas

CNN reports that Jacob's favourite things include Minecraft, Legos and Star Wars . "The overflowing has made my heart full and exceptionally cheerful", said Tara Artinyan, Jacob's stepmother. On Nov. 1, Thompson's mother, Michelle Thompson Simard, shared on Facebook that the first card had arrived from a friend named Nolan. Simard anticipates more cards will be sent from people living in Europe, Australia and Anartica, she said.

Money Australians protest against unfolding 'emergency' in offshore detention camp
Author: 0 Australians protest against unfolding 'emergency' in offshore detention camp

Refugees and asylum seekers on Papua New Guinea 's Manus Island sat in on Saturday, in the wake of Australian advocates who took to the streets against the backdrop of Australia. They include Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar, Afghans, Iranians, Sri Lankans and other nationalities, and are nearly entirely men. "We of course do not have the circumstances that Australia is operating under, but we also can not ignore the human face of what Australia is dealing with", she said.

Money Interest rates up for the first time since 2007
Author: 0 Interest rates up for the first time since 2007

The effect of borrowing costs for businesses is for the moment considered negligible. The Bank estimates that nearly two million mortgage holders have not experienced an interest rate rise since taking out a mortgage . Kathleen Brooks, an analyst at City Index trading group, said that if the bank had failed to increase rates "its credibility could be on the line".

Money UK Service Sector Expands Most In 6 Months On Strong Orders
Author: 0 UK Service Sector Expands Most In 6 Months On Strong Orders

The inflation rate also rose, but at the weakest pace since March. The Caixin China services purchasing managers' index rose to 51.2 in October from 50.6 in September, Caixin Media Co. The firm's chief business economist, Chris Williamson, said the results underscore "the dilemma facing the Fed as it seeks to determine the right policy course amid signs of solid growth but soft inflation".

Money Facebook revenues reach over $10B in 3 months
Author: 0 Facebook revenues reach over $10B in 3 months

With 1.37 billion daily active users and 2.07 billion monthly active users, Facebook again topped expectations when it reported 79 percent increase in its quarterly profit and almost 50 percent rise in revenues in the third quarter. Facebook CFO David Wehner said Facebook will boost its expenses 45-60 per cent in 2018 in order to fund security efforts following the Russian intrusion as well as in furthering original video content , Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR) and ...

Money Whole Foods Market to add 6000 workers during hiring event
Author: 0 Whole Foods Market to add 6000 workers during hiring event

Job seekers can stop by any Whole Foods store Thursday to receive an interview, with a chance for an on-the-spot job offer. Whole Foods has 20 locations in New York state, the majority of them in the New York City area. The 6,000 Whole Foods jobs don't count toward that goal, according to a Whole Foods spokesperson. Those interested can either apply ahead of time or fill out an application at the store.

Money Here's the hero cop who stopped the NYC terror suspect's murderous rampage
Author: 0 Here's the hero cop who stopped the NYC terror suspect's murderous rampage

Nash was on a routine call in Lower Manhattan, responding to an emotionally disturbed person, when alleged terrorist Sayfullo Saipov drove down a bike path on the West Side Highway , mowing down everyone in his path. "It gave people such faith and such appreciation in our police force", de Blasio said. CBS reports that Nash was taken to the hospital for ringing ears but that he was otherwise unhurt.

Money Tesla Stock Punished by High Costs and Delayed Production
Author: 0 Tesla Stock Punished by High Costs and Delayed Production

In July, as Tesla delivered the first batch of Model 3's to employees, Musk admitted the company went through "production hell" to bring all three of its cars to market. Electric-car maker Tesla ( TSLA ) swung to a $671 million loss in the third quarter as it struggled to ramp up production of its new Model 3 small auto.

Money Wozniacki claims trophy at WTA Finals
Author: 0 Wozniacki claims trophy at WTA Finals

Down 5-0 in the second set, Williams rallied to win four consecutive games. It looked like an impossible task, but like the champion that she is, Williams hung tough, showing a combination of grit and skill as she made Wozniacki chase balls that seemed to fly off her racquet at a dizzying speed.

Money How Chelsea should line up vs AS Roma
Author: 0 How Chelsea should line up vs AS Roma

To do so they'll need to transfer some of their domestic defensive solidity to the European stage. It's easy to get carried away in the heat of the moment, but it's hard to explain exactly why Diego Perotti chose to act the way he did after Roma went 2-0 up against Chelsea .

Money USA pressure behind delay in vote for 'Greater Jerusalem Bill'
Author: 0 USA pressure behind delay in vote for 'Greater Jerusalem Bill'

But the Israeli official said on condition of anonymity that the bill needs "diplomatic preparation", declining to elaborate further. The bill aims to solidify the city's Jewish majority, but stops short of formal annexation, making the practical implications unclear.

Author: 0 Sprint, T-Mobile shares sink after report says talks off

T-Mo is also a little less bad, down $1.66, or 2.6%, at $61.30. Another report from earlier this month claimed that the two companies were in the final stages of an agreement, and an announcement would come by the end of October. A merger between Sprint and T-Mobile would have created a company with more than 130 million USA subscribers, just behind Verizon Communications Inc VZ.N and AT&T Inc T.N .

Money Winx storms to historic third consecutive Cox Plate win
Author: 0 Winx storms to historic third consecutive Cox Plate win

Chris Waller reported Winx emerged from her historic Cox Plate three-peat in fine order, the champion mare enjoying a trip to the beach on Sunday morning. "If she's still racing in Australia next year, we want her at the Valley". But despite Winx's incredible performance, one record she has yet to beat is the fastest time on the 2040m sprint.