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Trump launches harsh new attacks against Clinton

Trump launches harsh new attacks against Clinton

Those six states have been called Clinton's "firewall", since she's generally led there by more than she's led other contested swing states like Florida, North Carolina, and Ohio. Clinton also debuted new English- and Spanish-language ads Wednesday. Without any solid evidence, Trump charged yesterday that voters may want to reconsider their voters for Clinton because the email scandal will continue plaguing the former secretary of state through her administration, if she wins next week. Read More

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10-Year-Old Kayla Gomez Found Dead

10-Year-Old Kayla Gomez Found Dead

A family member says the man is a cousin who "acted like an uncle to Kayla". According to Sheriff Smith, investigators developed a lead of a home on FM 2493. Officials scheduled a press conference later in the day on Sunday, alongside two different vigils for the girl from nearby Tyler. On Friday, officials offered a $60,000 reward for information leading to Orozco's whereabouts. Read More

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Rep. John Lewis Stumps For Hillary Clinton

Rep. John Lewis Stumps For Hillary Clinton

It was just easier, Brooks said , in 2008 and 2012, when he had voted for Obama. That number was about 24.6 percent four years ago. Obama is not the only Clinton acolyte making an 11th hour pitch to black voters. His prized "Make America Great Again" slogan surely eludes to a bygone era of Jim Crow or slavery - an era in which poor whites were appeased as they occupied a rung above African Americans on the social ladder. Read More

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Passengers barred from carrying Samsung Galaxy Note 7: SpiceJet

Passengers barred from carrying Samsung Galaxy Note 7: SpiceJet

Samsung will have an upgrade program for customers of the problematic device that traded them for the Galaxy S7. New Zealand phone companies will blacklist Samsung's fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 mobile phones in two weeks. According to the International Business Times , environmental group Greenpeace issued a statement earlier this week urging the South Korean company to show its plan of disposing the recalled phones, advising to not burn the devices in order to avoid any environmental ... Read More

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Solar savings threatened by Amendment 1, say homeowners

Solar savings threatened by Amendment 1, say homeowners

Solar is scary to them as a recently leaked audiotape of a lobbyist has proven. In the recording obtained by the Miami Herald and Tampa Bay Times , Sal Nuzzo , a vice president at the James Madison Institute, a Tallahassee think tank, can be heard at an October 2 energy summit in Nashville saying Amendment 1 was an "incredibly savvy maneuver" that would "completely negate anything they (other pro-solar interests) would try to do either legislatively or constitutionally down the road". Read More

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Manufacturing grows fastest in over 2 years

Manufacturing grows fastest in over 2 years

The final October Markit Eurozone PMI manufacturing index was revised up to 53.5 from the flash reading of 53.3 and the final September reading of 52.6. The survey revealed that 90% of companies that offered a reason for the rise in purchasing costs made some reference to the declining value of the pound sterling. Read More

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Australia's central bank holds interest rates at record low of 1.5%

Uncertainty was also on the rise as the acrimonious US presidential election campaign entered its final week. Global central banks are in a holding pattern, waiting for the Federal Reserve to pull the trigger and raise interest rates. Factory activity also contracted in Indonesia and Malaysia in October, while growth in Vietnam cooled, according to IHS Markit purchasing managers' indexes released on Tuesday. Read More

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'Vitriolic' Arnab Goswami quits Times Now

'Vitriolic' Arnab Goswami quits Times Now

Some of the employees IANS spoke to said Mr Goswami took questions after announcing that he had resigned. Goswami was not seen on the show for the past couple of days. The journalist led Times Now since 2006, which has maintained the No 1 slot in TRPs for the last eight years. These two topics were among the top trending topics on Tuesday evening. Read More

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Marathon Petroleum reiterated as Sector Perform By Scotia Howard Weil

Marathon Petroleum reiterated as Sector Perform By Scotia Howard Weil

The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 9th. Employees Retirement Systems Of Texas has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of MPC. Boulegeris Investments Inc. now owns 48,471 shares of the company's stock worth $1,840,000 after buying an additional 215 shares during the period. Read More

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Tesla is gearing up to spend $1 billion in the fourth quarter

So does the third-quarter earnings announcement mark a turning point for the stock? Tesla's results were lifted by US$139 million in sales of California zero emission vehicle credits. The electric vehicle and battery company managed $2.15 billion in revenue for the quarter, up 145 percent over the same quarter in 2015, on a profit of $21.9 million, or 14 cents a share , well up on Wall Street expectations of $1.98 billion in revenue on a loss of 54 cents a share. Read More

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Seattle's Michael Bennett ruled out versus New Orleans

Two weeks ago, Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas punched someone in the face on the football field. Russell Wilson took the Seahawks (4-2-1) to the New Orleans 10, where he had one final play. He last missed a game in 2011 when playing for Tampa Bay. The penalty was assessed on the ensuing kickoff, but it did not result in points for the Saints. Read More

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Clinton Piles Up Dollars While Trump's Fundraising Nose Dives

She made no mention of the Federal Bureau of Investigation development at a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa , on Friday, though she warned her supporters, "Anything can happen" in the campaign's closing days. The sentiments add to fears that, if the Democrat nominee wins, many Trump voters will not respect the result. With Donald Trump's lead in Texas over Democratic rival Hillary Clinton now within the margin of error, his campaign has unleashed "Project Alamo" - a tactic centered on voter ... Read More

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Swiss bank UBS in Hong Kong investigation for IPO work

Swiss bank UBS in Hong Kong investigation for IPO work

Swiss bank UBS says it's being investigated by Hong Kong regulators over its work on some initial public offerings on the southern Chinese financial center's stock market. While a rebound in fixed-income trading boosted third-quarter revenue at rivals BNP Paribas and Deutsche Bank, UBS made wealth management the focus of its strategy in 2012. Read More

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Twitter cuts 9 percent of its workforce worldwide

Over time, we will look to invest in additional areas, as justified by expected returns and business results. Analysts polled by Zacks Investment Research expected earnings of 9 cents per share on revenue of $605.7 million. "Our strategy is directly driving growth in audience and engagement, with an acceleration in year-over-year growth for daily active usage, Tweet impressions, and time spent for the second consecutive quarter", said Jack Dorsey, Twitter's CEO. Read More

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Qualcomm to buy NXP Semiconductors for about $47 billion including debt

Qualcomm to buy NXP Semiconductors for about $47 billion including debt

About 2.19 million shares traded hands. With an institutional ownership near 50%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 2.52. Robert W. Baird initiated the shares of NXPI in a report on Tuesday, August 2 with "Outperform" rating. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 57.0% on a year-over-year basis. NXP Semiconductors NV has been the topic of 27 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Read More

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Capital One tops Street 3Q forecasts

Capital One tops Street 3Q forecasts

Now the return on equity is 7.90% and its debt to equity is 0. The corporation has a market cap of US$528.53 Million. The weekly performance is 4.70%, and the quarterly performance is at 11.88%. The share price is now 7.61 percent versus its SMA20, 14.38 percent versus its SMA50, and 29.64 percent versus its SMA200. The lower the PEG ratio, the more the stock is undervalued in relation to its earnings performance. Read More

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Twitter Is Reportedly Planning To Lay Off Hundreds Of Employees This Week

Twitter Is Reportedly Planning To Lay Off Hundreds Of Employees This Week

According to Bloomberg , the struggling social-media company's widespread job cuts might come before the company releases its third-quarter earnings for fiscal year 2016 (3QFY16). The company will lay off 2 percent of its workforce, or roughly 350 positions. Before Recode published the report stating that Google and Disney might opt out from its acquisition, its share price had closed at $24.87 on Wednesday, up by 5.74%. Read More

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November election: When, where and how to cast your ballot

Also on the statewide ballot are five proposed amendments to the state constitution, and Marion County voters will vote on whether to enact a countywide sales tax to build a new jail. Early voting starts Monday. In our view, that's a sin for a free American, with this wonderful right that many people in the world don't have, to just cast it aside. Read More

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Final Debate Highlights:

Final Debate Highlights: "Bad Hombres" and "Nasty Women"

Kellyanne Conway , Trump's campaign manager, later said that the Republican nominee just meant he wouldn't accept defeat until the "results are actually known". Donald Trump has mocked the former secretary of state for her rumored napping, alleged poor health and lack of "stamina", including one town hall meeting back in July during which Trump described Clinton as "low energy". Read More

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Social Security benefits to increase by tiny amount

Social Security benefits to increase by tiny amount

TSCL recently sent a letter to every office in Congress calling for enactment of legislation that would provide an emergency COLA , would prevent an anticipated Medicare Part B premium and deductible spike of more than 22%, as well as legislation that would result in a more fair and accurate COLA using the CPI-E in the future. Read More

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NY Gov. Cuomo OKs fines for illegal Airbnbs

NY Gov. Cuomo OKs fines for illegal Airbnbs

There were around 45,000 Airbnb listings all throughout the New York City metropolitan area in August. The AP notes that residents who rent spare bedrooms, or own row houses or single-family homes are exempt from the law. "The law signed today will provide vital protections for NY tenants and help prevent the continued proliferation of illegal, unregulated hotels, and we will defend it", he said in a statement. Read More

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Massive Cyberattack Shuts Down Major Websites in US

The reason for the attack and the attackers is still unknown. New DDoS attacks were reported by Dyn, and their engineers have been attempting to mitigate the attacks ever since. A government official said the U.S.is "looking at all possible scenarios including possible cyber activity". What caused the websites to go down stemmed from an attack on Dyn , a cloud based internet performance service that hosts domains of many popular websites including those mentioned above. Read More

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Did Trump TV Launch Last Night?

Did Trump TV Launch Last Night?

Right before the final presidential debate took place at UNLV in Las Vegas, Trump's official Facebook page started live-streaming pre-debate coverage. Vanity Fair reported over the summer that Trump was looking into establishing a network ; his campaign manager Stephen Bannon denied it was happening. Read More

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