• NYC subway passengers trapped in dark, hot train for an hour
NYC subway passengers trapped in dark, hot train for an hour

On the trapped F train last night. They were trapped in a sweltering underground tunnel with no air conditioning or light. After about 10 more minutes, the doors finally opened. That prompted a chorus of Twitter snark from commuters from " business as usual then ", to "FIX THE TRAINS!,"are any trains on time today!? or yesterday? or ever?!" F...

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  • Flights to Qatar as usual: SriLankan
Flights to Qatar as usual: SriLankan

After his first visit to Middle East last month, President Donald Trump celebrated the unity of Gulf nations in efforts to contain Iran and defeat ISIS, but the latest development of snapping of diplomatic ties with Qatar by a Saudi-led Arab coalition, is expected to affect Trump's goals in the Middle East as Doha is host to one of the largest ...

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  • Daily Ratings & News for Bristol-Myers Squibb Co
Daily Ratings & News for Bristol-Myers Squibb Co

It offers aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) for specified cargo operations. Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes and distributes games, content and services that can be played by clients on a range of platforms, which include consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

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  • BA travel problems enter 3rd day as most services resume
BA travel problems enter 3rd day as most services resume

Iberia and Air Nostrum, which like BA are part of the broader International Airlines Group and share some data, cancelled over 320 flights Monday. The airline said it's still working to get delayed baggage to passengers affected by the incident but and will continue to update passengers and provide a delivery time.

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  • San Francisco Demands Four Years Of Uber, Lyft Records
San Francisco Demands Four Years Of Uber, Lyft Records

San Francisco and Uber are already engaged in a fight over the city's demands for drivers' names and addresses, and come at a time when Uber is beset by a host of other legal problems. Such concerns reflect how large the two companies have grown in their hometown. Lyft was reviewing the subpoena and said, "We also have a track record of working wi...

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  • Apple iOS 11 unveiled
Apple iOS 11 unveiled

This leads to a 10.5-inch iPad Pro that is only a little bigger and roughly the same physical size as the smaller 9.7-inch predecessor. The new iPad Pros won't of course boot with iOS 11 out-of-the-box if you buy them right now because the update is expected to land on devices sometime later this fall which means around September.

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  • Apple Unveils iOS 11 At WWDC 2017
Apple Unveils iOS 11 At WWDC 2017

Apple claims that the new generation iPad Pro's CPU is 30 percent faster and Graphics speed is 40 percent faster than its predecessor which provides extra battery life. If you have any handwritten text or characters in Notes, it's now possible to search for them through machine learning that analyzes your written text.

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  • Trump suggests ally Qatar funding extremism, backs Gulf blockade
Trump suggests ally Qatar funding extremism, backs Gulf blockade

Meanwhile its bulging $335bn (£260bn) sovereign wealth fund has been quietly extending its economic empire across the globe. Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain and Egypt have also closed all transport links by air, land and sea resulting in Qatar Airways suspending flights to these countries.

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  • Apple to lock distracted drivers out of iPhones
Apple to lock distracted drivers out of iPhones

Sadly enough, backups of newer iOS firmware are not backwards compatible with older software either. Millennials use mobile peer-to-peer payments services and apps to split the cost of everything from a night out to more substantial costs, such as rent.

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  • China makes concessions to Germany on electric car quotas
China makes concessions to Germany on electric car quotas

He clearly frustrated Merkel by proving impervious to her requests, and those of other Europeans, to commit to staying in the Paris climate accord. "We are confident of finding a convergence of views", Cicu said. "We don't need one ideal leader, need lots of countries, states, firms to step up, laud progress and expose unhelpful policies", Gr...

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  • Kellyanne Conway's husband takes shot at President Trump's tweets
Kellyanne Conway's husband takes shot at President Trump's tweets

But President Trump appears to have overshadowed that effort with a series of controversial tweets in the wake of this weekend's terror attack in London. Neal Katyal , the lawyer who argued for the challengers in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, wrote on Twitter , "Its kinda odd to have the defendant in HawaiivTrump acting as our c...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests government contractor accused of leaking secret information to press
Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests government contractor accused of leaking secret information to press

Russian military intelligence executed a cyberattack on at least one US voting software supplier and sent spear-phishing emails to more than 100 local election officials just days before last November's presidential election, according to a highly classified intelligence report obtained by The Intercept .

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  • The 12 coolest things we learnt from WWDC 2017
The 12 coolest things we learnt from WWDC 2017

Stilted speech and dodgy enunciation gives the game away every time. Siri will be able to perform translations in various languages including English, Chinese, French, German, Italian and Spanish. Oh and it also apparently has a more pleasant, natural-sounding voice. The newest iOS will now provide something much closer to true multitasking cap...

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  • San Francisco City Attorney Subpoenas Ride Sharing Services
San Francisco City Attorney Subpoenas Ride Sharing Services

The CPUC regulates ride-hailing companies. Investigating whether Uber and Lyft are a public nuisance in the city is an unusual approach for San Francisco . They are on the road for such long shifts that they become drowsy, making the streets unsafe. RideAustin, another local ride-hailing company that popped up in the a year ago, has said it ...

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  • Persian Gulf Tensions: A New Middle East Crisis
Persian Gulf Tensions: A New Middle East Crisis

The move by the Doha-based carrier came just hours after Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt cut diplomatic ties with Doha over accusations it supports extremism. Along with Egypt, however, the UAE and Saudi Arabia could be vulnerable to retaliation, being highly dependent on Qatar for liquefied natural gas. Qatar Airway...

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  • Low gas prices will mean more road trips this summer
Low gas prices will mean more road trips this summer

This is surely an effort in the right direction in order to remove the bloated inventories from the market. But any uptick in prices may be modest and temporary. Importer nations have opted to take advantage of low oil prices to stock up for the future. A continuation of the earlier level of cuts was perhaps the minimum they were expecting.

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  • ExxonMobil, three oil firms win oil blocks in Equatorial Guinea
ExxonMobil, three oil firms win oil blocks in Equatorial Guinea

The state is entitled to a 20 percent carried interest participation. Clontarf Energy PLC (LON:CLON) doubled in value as it was awarded the offshore Block 18 (EG-18) in the Equatorial Guinea 2017 bidding round. "Clontarf has always been interested in Equatorial Guinea's deep-water potential, which is among some of the most prospective in West A...

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  • Apple wants Siri to read your mind and take over your home
Apple wants Siri to read your mind and take over your home

Schiller said devices like the Amazon Echo have poor sound quality, and wifi speakers like Sonos don't have interactive voice assistants . If Apple wants to be more than a hardware company, it needs to break out of its profit game sometimes.

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  • Offshore Oil: Officials Consider Seismic Testing Off Georgia Coast
Offshore Oil: Officials Consider Seismic Testing Off Georgia Coast

The Trump administration issued Monday a draft Incidental Harassment Authorizations for seismic airgun blasting in the Atlantic Ocean, an extremely loud and risky process used to search for oil and gas deposits deep below the ocean's surface.

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  • Which states have joined the climate alliance that commits to Paris agreement?
Which states have joined the climate alliance that commits to Paris agreement?

Even Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, dodged the yes-or-no inquiry when members of the press asked him about it three times. It states: "Until recently, China and India have been cast as obstacles.in the battle against climate change". "The president works for the American people, and not for a foreign entity aroun...

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  • (JPM) Shares Bought by Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC
(JPM) Shares Bought by Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC

Traders bought 44,646 put options on the company. $5.51 million worth of stock was sold by Smith Gordon on Tuesday, January 17. $3.16 million worth of stock was sold by Bernstein David on Thursday, December 29. Vetr upgraded JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $98.53 target price for the company in a report on...

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  • South Africa tumbles into recession as manufacturing, trade slump
South Africa tumbles into recession as manufacturing, trade slump

Official data released by South Africa's statistics agency, Stats SA, on Tuesday showed Africa's largest economy contracting by 0.7 percent between January and March this year, following a 0.3 percent decline in the fourth quarter of 2016.

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  • IMacs and MacBook Pros take a dip in Kaby Lake
IMacs and MacBook Pros take a dip in Kaby Lake

Connectivity wise the most powerful iMac so far would come with three Thunderbolt 3 and 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports. iMacs now come with Kaby Lake quad-core CPUs ranging up to 4.2 GHz base and 4.5 GHz Turbo Boost clocks. The 12-inch variant is priced at US$1,299 (AU$1,736) though folks may be well off going for the 13-inch model (with function ...

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  • British Airways points to human error for May flight outage
British Airways points to human error for May flight outage

Speaking at the annual meeting in Mexico of the International Air Transport Association, Mr Walsh said: "We have commissioned an independent company to conduct a full investigation". According to the BBC , last week an email was leaked indicating that the power supply was switched off because a contractor doing maintenance work unintentionally swi...

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  • KBC Group NV Sells 43563 Shares of Omega Healthcare Investors Inc (OHI)
KBC Group NV Sells 43563 Shares of Omega Healthcare Investors Inc (OHI)

Kempen Capital Management N.V.'s holdings in Omega Healthcare Investors were worth $2,133,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. RSI is a technical indicator of price momentum, comparing the size of recent gains to the size of recent losses and establishes oversold and overbought positions.

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  • Apple announces smart speaker HomePod to rival Amazon Echo and Google Home
Apple announces smart speaker HomePod to rival Amazon Echo and Google Home

In the Camera app, Portrait Mode images can now be taken with optical image stabilization, True Tone flash and HDR. While this was possible in the past, COR ML makes it easier for apps to process data locally using machine learning without sending user information to the cloud.

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  • Sunrise Resources Plc (SRES) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities
Sunrise Resources Plc (SRES) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH) has 0.00% since June 2, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 12.44% the S&P500. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC decreased their price objective on Jupiter Fund Management PLC from GBX 482 ($6.19) to GBX 478 ($6.14) and set a "buy" rating for the company in a report on Monday, April 10th.

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  • Apple Announces 10.5-Inch iPad Pro
Apple Announces 10.5-Inch iPad Pro

Apple's home hub is here. While Apple is linking the HomePod to the Music app and is pushing its music-centric abilities, it seems to be positioning this to compete directly with other home assistants such as Google Home and Amazon's Alexa.

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  • China Downgraded by Moody's As Debt Increases
China Downgraded by Moody's As Debt Increases

Despite the concerns raised by India, Moody's in November 2016 went on affirming India's BAA3 rating with a positive outlook, ignoring Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das' arguments of "stable external debt parameters and the slew of reforms introduced in the realm of foreign direct investment".

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  • New search underway near home of London Bridge attackers
New search underway near home of London Bridge attackers

Police raided a number of properties in Barking and Newham in the days after. "So far, there are no Malaysians involved and we have advised them via Facebook and phone calls to avoid such places (attack sites)", he said. "In such tragic hours, we implore the Holy Spirit to pour out his gift of comfort on those who grieve the loss of loved ones and ...

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  • Apple's HomePod Siri-Powered Speaker Takes Fight to Amazon, Google
Apple's HomePod Siri-Powered Speaker Takes Fight to Amazon, Google

The company has pitched HomePod first and foremost as a music player. Apple is hoping a new smart home speaker will strike a chord with music lovers - the latest test of the iPhone maker's ability to redefine markets originally staked out by its rivals.

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  • British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash
British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash

This latest crisis spells further trouble for the airline, since it is not the first time that such an outage has occurred in the past year. Alex Cruz told Sky News the airline was "making some progress" towards getting their services back to normal on Monday following the computer outage , which he described as "a tragedy".

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  • UBM Plc (UBM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
UBM Plc (UBM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

Finally, Barclays PLC reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 1,050 ($13.49) price objective (up from GBX 1,000 ($12.85)) on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc in a research report on Thursday, February 2nd. It is positive, as 2 investors sold Covisint Corp shares while 20 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 95 raised stakes. 306.97 ...

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  • BA shutdown blamed on contractor switching off power
BA shutdown blamed on contractor switching off power

A spokeswoman said: "As we have already said, there will be an in-depth investigation into what happened". Initially, the airline blamed a power surge as the shutdown cause for its computer systems, flight operations, call centers and website.

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  • United States oil production could reach all time high during 2017
United States oil production could reach all time high during 2017

The decline comes as US shale producers are on pace to lift output to 10 million barrels a day by the end of this year, according to Rystad Energy, a Norway-based industry consulting firm. The EIA data showed that crude inventories dropped 6.4-million barrels, more than the 4.4-million-barrel drop forecast although a smaller drawdown that industry ...

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