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Several teams reportedly show interest in Richard Sherman, but not Patriots Several teams reportedly show interest in Richard Sherman, but not Patriots
- March 11, 2018

Let's ignore the dislike many Niners fans probably have for Sherman for a moment and explore the other question. Now, there appears to be a real chance the 49ers are luring in Sherman after the Seattle Seahawks released him on Friday. (more...)
Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction
- March 11, 2018

Patti DePompei, president of UH MacDonald Women's Hospital and UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, told NBC News this malfunction may have caused damage to numerous eggs and embryos - some of which have been stored for decades. Liu said . We are incredibly sorry this happened. Per a University Hospitals statement cited by News 5 Cleveland , the facility has "initiated contact with all of our patients", and a call center has been set up so patients can set up meetings with doctors. (more...)
Trade row has ECB's Draghi anxious over state of global relations Trade row has ECB's Draghi anxious over state of global relations
- March 10, 2018

The main focus of the market is set to be on the latest staff projections, which aren't likely to change that much, and the press conference Q&A with ECB President Mario Draghi and whether he will offer clues as to what might happen after September this year when the current bond buying program is expected to come to an end. (more...)
And bots aren't to blame And bots aren't to blame
- March 10, 2018

In a paper published by MIT, researchers said that it is not even the bots that are designed specifically to disseminate inaccuracies that spread most of the fake news . We generally think that bots distort the types of information that reaches the public, but-in this study at least-they don't seem to be skewing the headlines toward false news , he notes. (more...)
Waymo's self-driving trucks are carrying cargo for ... Google Waymo's self-driving trucks are carrying cargo for ... Google
- March 10, 2018

The company has already been quietly testing self-driving trucks in California and Arizona, adapting the software to deal with the unique characteristics of operating a big rig. Now that Waymo is free of its long-running legal battle with Uber , it is focusing its attention on more important endeavors; namely spreading its self-driving technology to more platforms. (more...)
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says everyone may get a blue tick - eventually Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says everyone may get a blue tick - eventually
- March 10, 2018

The proposed system could be similar to on-demand services like Airbnb and Uber, which ask users to submit documentation and link other social accounts. That's why Twitter's decision to verify white supremacists like Unite the Right rally organizer Jason Kessler has been contentious. "Users think of it [verification] as credibility, [that] Twitter stands behind this person and what they're saying is great and authentic, which is not what we meant", Gasca explained, according to The Verge . (more...)
Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein 'planning to exit' as early as year-end Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein 'planning to exit' as early as year-end
- March 10, 2018

Blankfein, 63, has steered the US investment bank for almost 12 years, outlasting calls for his departure in the aftermath of the 2007-2009 financial crisis and staying in the job even as he battled cancer. In 1982, he quit his job as a tax lawyer and joined Goldman's commodities arm as a gold salesman. Should Blankfein stay through the end of 2018, it would cap a tumultuous and wildly successful business career of a Bronx native, who went from selling hot dogs at Yankee Stadium to becoming ... (more...)
Milan vs. Arsenal - Bookmaker's view Milan vs. Arsenal - Bookmaker's view
- March 09, 2018

Wenger needs to give them that desire. They got off to the flawless start when Henrikh Mkhitaryan's deflected effort opened the scoring after fifteen minutes and Ramsey then kept his cool to round the keeper and double the lead just before the break. (more...)
Amazon Whole Foods deliveries expand to two new cities Amazon Whole Foods deliveries expand to two new cities
- March 08, 2018

If you're like to get your groceries within one hour, you can pay an additional $8 to get them faster. Prime customers in those metro areas can now shop through Prime Now for bestselling items such as fresh produce, meat and seafood, everyday staples and other locally sourced items from Whole Foods. (more...)
Porn Actress Stormy Daniels Claims Hush Agreement With Donald Trump Is Void Porn Actress Stormy Daniels Claims Hush Agreement With Donald Trump Is Void
- March 08, 2018

Asked by Today host Savannah Guthrie Wednesday 'Did she have a sexual relationship with the President?' Michael Avenatti replied 'Yes'. In the lawsuit , Daniels claimed she had an affair with Trump in 2006 and 2007. The attorney, Michael Cohen , did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Daniels reportedly had an affair with Trump 10 years ago, soon after his wife Melania gave birth to their son, Barron. (more...)
Amazon (AMZN) Gains As Company Eyes Bank Deals, Checking Accounts Amazon (AMZN) Gains As Company Eyes Bank Deals, Checking Accounts
- March 06, 2018

It is reported that the checking accounts seek to appeal to a younger audience, perhaps like the demographic most closely affiliated with Amazon's digital-first identity. And of course this would nearly invariably be integrated with Amazon Pay which Bezos is already trying to push at brick-and-mortar retailers starting, of course, with Whole Foods, which he now owns. (more...)
Freezing weather causes 'unprecedented' number of burst water pipes Freezing weather causes 'unprecedented' number of burst water pipes
- March 06, 2018

In the meantime the water suppliers are prioritising supplies for vulnerable customers and providing bottled water where necessary. South East Water had asked homeowners, business owners and members of the public to keep an eye out for leaks after 130 million litres of extra water was pumped out across the network on Saturday. (more...)
United States simplifies Qualcomm decision by complex means United States simplifies Qualcomm decision by complex means
- March 06, 2018

John Cornyn, R-Texas, the second-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, asked Mnuchin to have CFIUS get involved given not only that a China-based company was trying to buy an American entity, but that it was doing so through a hostile takeover. (more...)
Analyst Activity - William Blair Reiterates Outperform on Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) Analyst Activity - William Blair Reiterates Outperform on Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO)
- March 05, 2018

It worsened, as 74 investors sold CSCO shares while 637 reduced holdings. Mountain Capital Investment Advisors Inc acquired a new stake in Cisco Systems during the 2nd quarter valued at $104,000. Cisco's core infrastructure platforms, which include its networking hardware, saw only a 2 percent rise in revenue, to $6.7 billion, but applications and security each rose 6 percent. (more...)
Colts have met with RB Saquon Barkley at NFL Combine Colts have met with RB Saquon Barkley at NFL Combine
- March 04, 2018

The NFL combine is now underway in Indianapolis , but the prospective pro footballers aren't the only people showcasing their skills in the Circle City. "Any team that wants to draft me and bless me with the opportunity to play for their franchise is a blessing". A strong, solid player, Teller is viewed by analysts as a lineman with a lot of upside and physical talent, but one who could need motivating. (more...)
Judgment day in 3 North-East states; Tripura to get clear mandate? Judgment day in 3 North-East states; Tripura to get clear mandate?
- March 03, 2018

Tripura went to polls on February 18 and elections were held in Nagaland and Meghalaya on February 27. Balloting in the Charilam (reserved for the tribals) has been deferred to March 12 after the death of a CPI-M candidate. In Nagaland , 349 tables in 17 centres across the state would be set up for counting on Sunday, the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Abhijit Sinha, said. (more...)
Walmart And Dick's Will No Longer Sell Guns To People Under 21 Walmart And Dick's Will No Longer Sell Guns To People Under 21
- March 03, 2018

He says the company can make its own business decisions. Last fall, the stock price for Dick's Sporting Goods fell to its lowest level since 2010, a slump it blamed on disappointing sales of hunting gear - including rifles - which the retailer's chief financial officer, Lee Belitsky, said were running "much worse than our expectations". (more...)
Partying at West Virginia University Results in $1600 Uber Ride Partying at West Virginia University Results in $1600 Uber Ride
- March 03, 2018

The base fare was $3.94, the booking fee was $2.35 and it cost $696.95 for distance. He ordered an Uber , which he said he doesn't recall doing, and then fell asleep during the ride. A majority of that, - almost $700 - came from the distance the Uber driver traveled to take Bachman home , NJ.com reported. It wasn't clear if Bachman meant to give the driver the address of where he was staying at WVU or really wanted to go back to Jersey. (more...)
Seoul: US Must Lower Threshold For Talks With Pyongyang Seoul: US Must Lower Threshold For Talks With Pyongyang
- March 02, 2018

Trump has vowed to use force if necessary to prevent North Korea from acquiring a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the US mainland. But Koh Yu-hwan, a professor of North Korean studies at Dongguk University in Seoul , said that North Korea's primary strategy was not to avoid sanctions but to get the United States to accept it as a nuclear weapons state in return for a freeze on its nuclear program. (more...)
Powermat Wireless Charging Technology Part of Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Powermat Wireless Charging Technology Part of Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
- March 02, 2018

The phone comes equipped with variable aperture, so in bright light, the phone will use the f/2.4 aperture and let in less light, while in a darker scenario it will switch to the wider f/1.5 aperture and let in more light. You can also export it as GIF and share on different social media websites. However, the lack of a 3.5mm port may not be missed on the Nokia 8 so much as it also brings with it wireless-charging capabilities. (more...)