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Death threats reportedly behind FCC Chair Ajit Pai's abrupt CES cancelation

The last month of 2017 was a busy one for lobbyists and telecom attorneys as the Federal Communications Commission voted to overturn its 2015 net neutralit...


Emirates is world's safest airline

Among the top performers are British Airways , Cathay Pacific Airways , Emirates , Japan Airlines , KLM , Virgin Atlantic and Qantas , which received a ...


Australia aims to become world's number one medicinal cannabis supplier

For this legislation to become a reality, it must first pass through Parliament when it returns in February. When the Australian Parliament convenes in Febr...


Why Elon Musk has upset Tesla investors AGAIN!

That didn't happen. In fact, deliveries of Tesla's newest model for the quarter barely moved the needle at 1,550 for the quarter, with another 860 classified ...


Kmart in Portland will close in 2018

Unclear is how the struggling retailer performed during the holiday season. The company also said it was almost finished with 81 of the planned 100 closures w...


IShares Currency Hedged MSCI ACWI (HACW) Rises 1.04% for Jan 2

The indicator Spearman Rank Correlation Index's (RCI) is a statistical oscillator based on the correlation model provided by the mathematician Charles Spearman....


Local grocery store sells $560K lottery ticket

Lottery chiefs said the numbers for last Friday's draw were a quick pick selection and that there has been no contact from the ticket-holder nearly four days on...


Longtime 'Star Wars' composer John Williams returns for 'Solo'

If true, then we'll move directly from The Last Jedi , into the excitement of another Star Wars film premiering in just five months. His themes are now playi...


SBI cuts base rate by 30 basis points to 8.65 per cent

The bank re-introduced these charges in current fiscal after a long gap of five years. The bank has a total of 42 crore savings bank accounts, of which 13 cro...


Suzuki Motorcycle sales up 50% in December

Maruti Suzuki India sold 118,560 units (+11.4%), compared to 106,388 units a year ago. Riding on these strong performances, Suzuki Motorcycle India record a ...


Possibility of Iran Spring pushes oil prices northwards

It was the first time since January 2014 that the two crude oil benchmarks opened the year above $60 United States per barrel. Iran is OPEC's third-largest prod...


Airtel announces revised Rs. 799 pack for subscribers

Effectively, with the revision Airtel's Rs 799 pack now offers a total of 98GB 3G/4G data per day alongside unlimited local, STD, and roaming voice calls, and...


BP forecasts higher profits from Trump tax cuts

BRITISH energy major BP said today that it expected to take a US$1.5 billion (RM6 billion) hit from US President Donald Trump's tax reforms. BP said that the ...


Telegram Introduces Multiple Account Switching On Android

Telegram is one of the world's most popular messaging services around, and with the latest 4.7 update that's rolling out to Android now, it's picking up a co...


Fare rises mean commuters lose 13% of salary getting to work

Season tickets have increased a third faster than wages in 2018. Bruce Williamson, of campaign group Railfuture, said: It's no wonder that poor value for mone...


Raptors Drop Bucks In OT

The Bucks fell to 19-and-16. "Tonight, DeMar DeRozan played like a superstar". It was pointed out to DeMar DeRozan that the Raptors are about to face a ...


Dudes rejoice: Recreational marijuana finally legal in California

California has always been seen as the stoner capital of the United States , but the largest state has finally joined seven other states and the District of Co...


Customs processing outage delays worldwide travelers

EST (0030 GMT) and was resolved about 9:30 EST (0230 GMT), the agency said in a statement. Several other airports also confirmed the outage. According to th...


Georgia strays from script but rallies for win, heads to championship

Mayfield: Mayfield proved why he was this year's Heisman Trophy victor. Auburn needed only 1:44 to pull back within seven on a 7-yard Eli Stove end-aroun...


Foreign agents blamed for death of two protesters

Rouhani said that demonstrators had the right to protest the government, and he also acknowledged that some of the protesters' grievances were legitimate. Ira...