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Kanye West reschedules tour dates after Kim K's robbery Kanye West reschedules tour dates after Kim K's robbery
- October 07, 2016

Kardashian has yet to release a statement about the terrifying ordeal, which occurred early Monday morning in Paris. "You can not display your wealth and then be surprised that some people want to share it with you", he added , according to Reuters. (more...)
Investor Research Report on Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)
- October 07, 2016

Overall the consensus ratings were for Overweight as compared to Overweight rating in last month, courtesy to WSJ. A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.8% compared to the same quarter previous year. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 26th. (more...)
Thousands of flights canceled as Hurricane Matthew churns toward Florida
- October 07, 2016

He added: "A lot of people here, they laugh, and say they've been through storms before and they're not anxious". At least 102 people have been killed by Hurricane Matthew, with the death toll in Haiti alone rising to 98, local officials say, as the storm headed northward to batter the Bahamas en route to Florida. (more...)
Fake Instagram account tricks followers to 'like' alcoholism Fake Instagram account tricks followers to 'like' alcoholism
- October 07, 2016

She describes herself in her bio as a 25-year-old Parisian, and her photos are the definition of Insta-envy. Almost every photo posted on her Instagram account shows her drinking alcohol and those that don't show her with alcohol are usually related to her suffering from a hangover. (more...)
Mortgage Rates Today, Wednesday, Oct. 5: Rates, Refinance Applications on the Rise Mortgage Rates Today, Wednesday, Oct. 5: Rates, Refinance Applications on the Rise
- October 07, 2016

The 10/1 Adjustable Rate Mortgages are being offered for 3.29% and an April of 3.598%. 7 year Adjustable Rate Mortgages are available starting at 3.125% carrying an April of 3.606%. MBA's index that tracks government-backed loans saw the greatest easing over the month (up 1.9 percent); followed by conventional loans (up 0.7 percent); conforming loans (0.7 percent) and jumbo loans (up 0.6 percent). (more...)
Microsoft Surface keyboard, mouse leaks could point to Surface desktop PC Microsoft Surface keyboard, mouse leaks could point to Surface desktop PC
- October 07, 2016

That would hint at use with Surface tablets or laptops, since you'd want a keyboard on the go to be as light as possible. Windows Central also claims that a second ergonomic design is in the pipeline. Apart from that, Microsoft also applied for a patent for a "modular computing device" that would have a pen, touch, rechargeable battery, voice and stackable components. (more...)
United could have won 6-0 - Mourinho United could have won 6-0 - Mourinho
- October 07, 2016

No player was outstanding, but the side looked good as a collective and introducing the likes of Martial, Henrikh Mkhitaryan , Timothy Fosu-Mensah and Morgan Schneiderlin could prove to strengthen the side even further. Turning to Grant's display, former United striker Hughes said: "He's a good keeper, a great character and we are pleased he is with us". His second goal in consecutive games moved the visitors off the bottom of the table above Sunderland and eased some of the pressure on ... (more...)
3 share Chemistry Nobel for molecular machines
- October 07, 2016

The winners of this year's prize are Jean-Pierre Sauvage from the University of Strasbourg in France, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart from Northwestern University in IL and Bernard L. What is a Molecular machine? The scientists and prize committee said that these early methods of controlling and shifting molecular matter might be analogous to a nano-sized industrial revolution. (more...)
Disney World, Universal, and other Orlando parks close for Hurricane Matthew Disney World, Universal, and other Orlando parks close for Hurricane Matthew
- October 07, 2016

Rick Scott said as the skies began darkening from Matthew's outer bands of rain. Hurricane Matthew, the worst Caribbean storm in nearly a decade, has killed at least 140 people, mostly in Haiti, prompting USA officials to order the evacuation of more than 2 million people in Florida and other southeastern states. (more...)
Paid Ads Have Begun Appearing in App Store Search Results Paid Ads Have Begun Appearing in App Store Search Results
- October 07, 2016

Popular API documentation browser Dash was yesterday pulled from the App Store after a routine migration request. Apple has apparently started showing adverts in search within the App Store, this appears to be limited to the US App Store at the moment. (more...)
New 'Planet of the Apes Teaser' Hints at Nuclear Winter New 'Planet of the Apes Teaser' Hints at Nuclear Winter
- October 07, 2016

Caesar will see his kind suffer awful losses in the film, leading to a quest for vengeance. 20th Century Fox has dropped a teaser for the upcoming 3rd installment of the ape franchise, War For The Planet Of The Apes. Now just remind yourself that said ruthless Colonel will be played by the inimitable Woody Harrelson , and prepare to get hugely over-excited. While the San Diego Comic-Con is in a league of its own, the New York Comic-Con isn't one to be overlooked. (more...)
Trio wins chemistry Nobel for 'world's smallest machines'
- October 07, 2016

The academy said that the trio, based in France, the United States and the Netherlands, developed molecules with controllable movements, which could perform a task when energy was added. Fraser Stoddart , from Northwestern University, US, and a member of Chemistry World's worldwide advisory board, is recognised as one of the first scientists to create a molecular shuttle called a rotaxane . (more...)
Final Fantasy 15 Shows Off Its Version of Moogles Final Fantasy 15 Shows Off Its Version of Moogles
- October 07, 2016

Now, as IGN reported, the timer on the "Final Fantasy XV" countdown has finished ticking and the form the Moogles will take in "Final Fantasy XV" has been revealed to be in the form of Moogle Dolls. Final Fantasy XV will be out on November 29 on the PS4 and Xbox One. Perhaps the Moogle doll will be more like the living one's Lulu so famously employed over the course of Final Fantasy 10. (more...)
The Fossil Fuel Industry's Methane Problem Is Worse Than Previously Thought The Fossil Fuel Industry's Methane Problem Is Worse Than Previously Thought
- October 07, 2016

As Schwietzke notes, these unaccounted-for emissions fall within the range of total human-caused methane production in the United States, or total methane emissions from all global forest and savannah fires and cookstoves. "Our study shows that leaks from oil and gas activities around the world are responsible for a lot more methane than we thought", study co-author Lori Bruhwiler, a NOAA research scientist, stated in a news release. (more...)
Analysts Take On Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) Analysts Take On Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM)
- October 07, 2016

The Company's initial assets include natural gas gathering pipelines and compression and dehydration facilities, condensate gathering, collection, separation and stabilization facilities. The firm's 50-day moving average is $16.54 and its 200-day moving average is $15.01. A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Cone Midstream Partners (NYSE:CNNX). (more...)
Replaced Samsung smartphone spews smoke, prompts jetliner evacuation
- October 07, 2016

Sarah Green told The Courier-Journal of Louisville the phone belonged to her husband, Brian. Green said he had powered down the phone at the crew's request, but that it began smoking in his pocket. Samsung agreed to a total recall of the Galaxy Note 7 after receiving reports of exploding batteries. An IMEI search confirmed that this was a replacement unit as well. (more...)
Biggest Tech Movers: NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR), Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW)
- October 07, 2016

GLW has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. The stock dropped -1.02 percent the day following the financial statements were released, and on 7th day price change was 1.85 percent. According to Zacks Investment Research , "Corning Incorporated creates leading-edge technologies for the fastest-growing markets of the world's economy". (more...)
Blue Origin's Fiery Crew Capsule Escape Test, in Slow Motion Blue Origin's Fiery Crew Capsule Escape Test, in Slow Motion
- October 07, 2016

It then deploys parachutes to safely lower back to the ground. This was the first inflight test of the emergency escape system for the New Shepard system. That newly unveiled system, still in development, is called New Glenn for the first American to orbit the Earth, John Glenn. It had hoped to do so by year's end, but an explosion on the launch pad during testing on September 1 has everything on hold. (more...)
Whincup and Dumbrell dominate opening day Whincup and Dumbrell dominate opening day
- October 07, 2016

With Whincup trying to conserve fuel, the younger more fearless Mostert made his move at Forrest Elbow, the same place where a year later it would cut his Bathurst title defence short. Whincup might not be getting much love from Phil Brock but the Holden champion only has admiration for the man honoured this weekend, affectionately dubbed "King of the Mountain". (more...)
Rahul Gandhi says Narendra Modi hiding behind blood of soldiers Rahul Gandhi says Narendra Modi hiding behind blood of soldiers
- October 07, 2016

Besides Gandhi, many Congress leaders including Bhupinder Singh Hooda, his son Deepender Hooda, Motilal Vora, Digvijaya Singh, Janardhan Dwivedi visited the hospital to see Tanwar at RML, party sources said. Indian premier was making a constant effort to sway people's attention from basic issues by misleading them, he said. "In Uttar Pradesh, he made the Hindus and the Muslims fight among each other", said Gandhi. (more...)