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Markets Japan sends out false missile alert
Author: 0 Japan sends out false missile alert

While these computers are unrelated to the system that sent the false missile alert, the photo raises questions about the approach to information security at the agency. Hanabusa asked whether the Department of Defense should have more control of emergency alerts sent by state emergency management agencies . The confusion - and panic - have raised questions about whether any state should be exclusively responsible for notifying the public of such an event - especially as Washington and ...

Markets Democracy activist in HK gets another jail term
Author: 0 Democracy activist in HK gets another jail term

The " Umbrella Movement ", which drew hundreds of thousands of protesters at its peak, was formed after Wong and other demonstrators stormed into a courtyard fronting the city's government headquarters in September 2014, demanding an end to China's pre-screening of candidates for election of the region's leader.

Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard out 'indefinitely' with recurring trouble from right quad injury

No other players scored in double figures and, in fact, the rest of the team shot a paltry 22.5 percent from the field while Aldridge, Gasol, and Mills combined to shoot almost 60 percent. While he's been productive when on the court, averaging 16.2 points, 4.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.0 blocks in just 23.3 minutes per game over nine outings, this isn't the Kawhi they know, and so they're putting him on ice until they can figure out how to get that guy back.

Markets Crude Oil Levels Off As Gasoline Stockpiles Jump
Author: 0 Crude Oil Levels Off As Gasoline Stockpiles Jump

Gasoline stocks rose by 1.8 million barrels while distillate fuels stockpiles, which include diesel and heating oil, climbed by 609,000 barrels, the API data showed. OPEC has never been very good at judging when to turn the taps on or off, and it does not appear that its luck will improve this time around. Investigations also showed that US crude stocks fell by 11.2 million barrels in the week to January 5 to 416.6 million barrels, industry group, the American Petroleum Institute, said on ...

Markets Fatal Multi-Vehicle Crash Near Dubbo
Author: 0 Fatal Multi-Vehicle Crash Near Dubbo

A driver died after a fuel tanker and two other trucks collided on the M1 Pacific Motorway in the Lake Macquarie region. NSW Roads Minister Melinda Pavey said the B-double truck hit traffic which was stopped at the site after failing to stop at a stop-go sign.

Markets 22 states attempt to block Net Neutrality repeal
Author: 0 22 states attempt to block Net Neutrality repeal

Reversing course, the FCC, now led by President Trump's appointee Ajit Pai, made a decision to repeal these rules. In a statement Tuesday, Schneiderman said he filed the complaint because the repeal is akin to turning "internet service providers into gatekeepers, allowing them to put profits over consumers whole controlling what we see, what we do and what we say online".

Markets BlackBerry launches Jarvis cyber-security software
Author: 0 BlackBerry launches Jarvis cyber-security software

Jarvis aims to analyze all of the complex IT systems onboard connected and autonomous vehicles with speed and reliability. If a flaw is detected, Jarvis immediately sends an alert with an accompanying recommendation. Auto makers pay only for their usage of the tool and can scan binary files at every stage of software development. "Jarvis" will be customised for the unique needs of each Original equipment manufacturer along with their entire software supply chain.

Markets Weather warning in Essex as snow begins to fall
Author: 0 Weather warning in Essex as snow begins to fall

Sky's Joanna Robinson said: "The frosty North will see icy stretches, especially where there is lying snow across Scotland and northern England, but the windy South will be less cold". "The rain is likely to turn to snow in places, mainly over higher ground, initially across Wales, then across parts of central and eventually southern England".

Markets Bank of Canada hikes interest rate to 1.25%
Author: 0 Bank of Canada hikes interest rate to 1.25%

Canada did so well in 2017 that it left little slack in labour markets or capacity in its wake, easily justifying a quarter-point hike today. Consumption and residential investment have been stronger than anticipated, reflecting strong employment growth.

Markets Warnings In Effect Across Ireland As Storm Fionn Approaches
Author: 0 Warnings In Effect Across Ireland As Storm Fionn Approaches

In Northern Ireland, an amber snowfall warning was issued, and the Department of Infrastructure released a warning to all road-users to exercise caution travelling. The snow looks set to fade on Friday night with clearer and brighter conditions expected on Saturday and Sunday. Once developed, the storm will be named as Fionn.

Markets Bank of China seeks to reinforce control of cryptocurrency trading
Author: 0 Bank of China seeks to reinforce control of cryptocurrency trading

Shutting down digital currency exchanges is "a live option but government ministries need to very seriously review it", he continued. Bitcoin - easily the most valuable and well-known cryptocurrency - is also down in the past two weeks, though its losses are just 15% since January 20, compared to XRP's 37%.

Markets Democrat Phil Murphy replacing GOP Gov. Chris Christie
Author: 0 Democrat Phil Murphy replacing GOP Gov. Chris Christie

The Democrat joined with local veterans and members of the community for the ceremony to honor all of New Jersey's heroes and to let them know that they have not been forgotten. Among the dignitaries sitting on stage behind him were his wife, Tammy, and their four children, Josh, Emma, Charlie, and Sam; Christie and his wife, Mary Pat; Senate President Steve Sweeney; Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin; U.S.

Markets United Kingdom inflation rate falls to 3%
Author: 0 United Kingdom inflation rate falls to 3%

In the euro zone, inflation was just 1.4 per cent in December, less than half the rate in Britain. The ONS figures seem to offer proof the Bank of England is right and the worst effects of the fall in the pound have now filtered through. "Big themes like an ageing demographic and the rise of disruptive technologies are exerting downward pressure on prices", he said. Seaton also encouraged consumers to use platforms to keep an eye on spending, to help secure better mortgage and credit card ...

Markets Oil stays near $70 highs, but analysts warn of red flags
Author: 0 Oil stays near $70 highs, but analysts warn of red flags

This was the biggest increase since June 2017. And they added the surplus in crude is expected "to widen to levels that will overwhelm the market", JBC said in a note. Add to that the shutdown of a 0.4 mbd pipeline in the North Sea and a reduction of 0.29 mbd in U.S. crude oil production in the last few days of 2017 and first week of 2018.

Author: 0 Thousands of jobs at risk as Carillion goes into liquidation

THERE are concerns over the jobs, pay and pensions of thousands of workers following the "disastrous" news that Carillion has gone into administration. He added that the decision to relax clawback conditions for executive bonuses in 2016 now appeared "highly inappropriate". "It does no good to the reputation of United Kingdom business when top managers appear to benefit in spite of the collapse of the organizations that they are responsible for", said Roger Barker, the organization's head of ...

Markets Airbus threatens to 'shut down' A380 production after poor sales
Author: 0 Airbus threatens to 'shut down' A380 production after poor sales

The achievement is especially notable since Boeing refreshed its lineup a year ago with the 737 Max 10, a direct competitor. The orders for these aircraft would have to come from Emirates, as other airline orders would be marginal. Airbus throughout 2017 struggled with supplier problems that slowed deliveries and raised questions over whether the company could meet targets. Aircraft sales are commonly made at confidential negotiated prices.

Markets Sensex closes at new peak of 34843, Nifty ends at record 10741
Author: 0 Sensex closes at new peak of 34843, Nifty ends at record 10741

Asian shares too hit historic highs on Monday after Wall Street extended its record-breaking run, while the United States dollar retreat continued as investors priced in the risk of tighter policies elsewhere in the developed world. "Bank Nifty led from the front owing to encouraging growth in industrial activity which raised the expectation for credit cycle improvement, while healthy domestic liquidity and strong rupee kept the direction intact", Nair added.

Author: 0 How Analysts Feel About Marshalls plc (LON:MSLH)?

Shore Capital maintained the shares of SXS in report on Monday, June 20 with "Buy" rating. On Wednesday, March 2 the stock rating was maintained by Investec with "Buy". A number of other research firms have also commented on ZPG . It now has negative earnings. RBC Capital Markets has "Underperform" rating and $27 target.

Markets Turkish plane skids off runway on Black Sea coast
Author: 0 Turkish plane skids off runway on Black Sea coast

The aircraft came to rest at a steep angle with its nose just metres from the water. "The plane could have caught fire or fell into the sea". All 162 passengers and crew, who were on board the aircraft when it overshot the runway on Sunday, were evacuated safely by emergency services.

Markets Wells Fargo shares slip 1.4% premarket after profit and revenue miss
Author: 0 Wells Fargo shares slip 1.4% premarket after profit and revenue miss

Its down 0.15, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. Commonwealth Savings Bank Of Aus invested in 0.4% or 743,279 shares. Kidder Stephen W invested in 0.2% or 9,850 shares. equities analysts anticipate that Wells Fargo & Co will post 3.98 EPS for the current year. Its up 0.22, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. Sold All: 92 Reduced: 725 Increased: 495 New Position: 103.

Markets Bernice King Says Trump's Racist Feedback Are 'Troubling To Our Humanity'
Author: 0 Bernice King Says Trump's Racist Feedback Are 'Troubling To Our Humanity'

Flanigan said HMIN employees will also hand out free King bookmarks, while coloring pages and crayons representative of the civil rights leader will also be available to kids in attendance. "To this day, I still can't swim because this is etched in my brain". In June, he said Nigerian immigrants would "never go back to their huts" after coming to the U.S.