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Uber isn't saying how many Canadians were affected by year-old hack

As we can see in this chart from Statista , Uber's incident was unfortunate, but relatively low impact compared to others that have occurred over the past f...


AT&T hit with antitrust lawsuit over Time Warner deal

Audio will be available later today . AT&T and Time Warner announced their $85 billion merger past year but the closing has been dragged out by the government...


Volvo to supply Uber with self-driving cars

It would be the first of its kind. In Pittsburgh and Tempe, Arizona, Uber has been testing a self-driving Volvo prototype for a little over a year now, with saf...


Moody's rating goes against people's mood: Sibal

The government may be rejoicing credit ratings agency Moody's upgrade on India's sovereign bond rating from Baa3 to Baa2 with a stable outlook, but critics fe...


Tax Cut Act Passes Out Of Ways And Means Committee

With this bill, a typical middle-income family of four earning $59,000 (the median household income) will receive a $1,182 tax cut. "With today's vote, Presid...


Keystone I tar sands pipeline spills 210000 gallons

The incident comes just days before a Nebraska public service commission is set to decide on a proposed route for the Keystone XL through the state. A news re...


France to host 2023 RWC, Sth Africa livid

France held the Rugby World Cup in 2007. First of all, an independent evaluation report recommended that South Africa should host the tournament based ...


Oil tanks as gloomy outlook from IEA undermines Opec optimism

Crude prices came under pressure after the EIA revealed a somewhat downbeat outlook for oil demand in its monthly report , forecasting weakness in global dem...


UK Parliament to vote on final Brexit deal before Britain leaves EU

But it triggered an immediate backlash from potential Tory rebels. Backed by Plaid Cymru and the SNP, the proposed amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill would h...


Self-driving bus crashes on its first day of work

Over the course of a year, the self-driving shuttle aims at providing a quarter-million residents and visitors of Las Vegas with first-hand experience using ...


Google's Waymo Is Launching a Driverless Ride-Hailing Service

But the vehicles have always had a human test driver behind the wheel. CEO John Krafcik confirmed the program while delivering a speech at a conference in Por...


Safety group finds lead in some fidget spinners

Additionally, online the "Fidget Wild Spinner Premium Brass" is labeled for ages "six and up". "Target's VP of corporate responsibility told BI that the...


Apple's 'Jersey tax avoidance links' to be investigated

Margrethe Vestager has announced she is taking another look at Apple's tax affairs after hitting out at technology companies for undermining democracy and allo...


Broadcom offers to buy Qualcomm for $130B

The proposed transaction is valued at approximately $130 billion on a pro forma basis, including $25 billion of net debt, giving effect to Qualcomm's pending...


Australians protest against unfolding 'emergency' in offshore detention camp

Australian authorities want the men moved to a transit center elsewhere on the island at the start of a process the asylum seekers fear will result in them bein...


New Zealand's New Labor Government To Ban Foreigners From Buying Homes

Asked what that meant for Ardern's request to take 150, Turnbull said "we are not taking it up at this time". Ms Ardern refused to say if her government wou...


How captain Virat Kohli prepped for 29th happy birthday with brilliant fifty

India bid goodbye to their veteran pacer Ashish Nehra in the last match, gifting him a memorable victory. Hello and welcome to our coverage of the second Twe...


How will the interest rate rise affect my mortgage and savings?

Around eight million Britons have never seen an interest rates rise in their adult lives, experts say, with rates languishing at rock-bottom lows after the coun...


But Model 3 delays are costing it a fortune

The figure also surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.92 billion. The losses were bigger than usual because Tesla has been focused on ramping up prod...


Bitcoin Surges as CME Plans to Introduce Bitcoin Futures

The most popular and well-known cryptocurrency , Bitcoin, has been taking the headlines today due to the vast strength it has and surging to another high at $7...


United Kingdom manufacturing performance improves in October increasing likelihood of interest rates rise

The U.S. Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, a survey by IHS Markit , rose to 54.6 for October compared to 53.1 the month before. Companies surveyed sa...


Oil prices steady following pullback driven by inventory data

Inventories of USA crude rose by roughly 856,000 barrels in the week ended October 20, missing expectations of a draw of 2.6m barrels. The deal has already been...


Man Arrested After Getting Locked in Beer Cooler

According to Milwaukee ABC affiliate WISN , Jeremy Van Ert was locked inside the walk-in cooler at Kwik Trip in Marshfield around 11:50 p.m, and although th...


Curtis Granderson Won't Be on the Dodgers' World Series Roster

One of those bumped from L.A's 25-man final group was veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson . Seager injured his back on a routine slide during Game 3 of the ...


Activists Win As Lord And Taylor Flagship Building Sold

Under the deal, Lord & Taylor will sell its almost 676,000 square-foot flagship to WeWork for $850 million after the 2018 holiday season. Hudson's Bay also sa...


Local gas prices drop 8.6 cents last week

Those were the days - or years, to be precise - when gas prices routinely were above $3.00 a gallon. The savings are starting to help their pocketbooks, but Gem...


Trader Joe's, Target among brands in vegetable recall

Mann Packing is working with all affected stores to make sure the items are removed from shelves. A full list of recalled products can be found here . Whole...


Aadhaar link with bank A/Cs is must: RBI

Earlier, The Centre had set a deadline for banks to link customers' accounts to their Aadhaar by December 31 and if the customers do not do this, their accoun...


Donald Trump Claims Increased UK Crime Is Due To Islamic Terror

But even if those incidents are excluded, there is still an eight-percent rise in the United Kingdom murder rate - a figure that belies Trump's claim that "radi...


Trump sends family $25000 after claim of broken promise

She did, however, insist "t$3 he check has been sent", adding: "It's disgusting that the media is taking something that should be recognized as a generous and h...


TSX closes 34 points lower as Dow Jones cruises past 23000 record

The gains have been driven by stronger than expected earnings for many US companies, as well as the hopes of those companies that President Trump's tax reform p...


Ford F-150, 2017 Ford Super Duty: Recall Alert

A Ford spokeswoman, Elizabeth Weigandt, said customers would be notified next month but did not have a timetable for when parts will be available. The compa...


Trading Patterns In Focus: Time Warner Inc. (TWX), Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI)

After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $100.94, TWX sits below its 52-week high. Oz Mgmt Ltd Partnership has 5.42 million shares fo...


Inflation bites in the United Kingdom as households come under price pressure

Ramsden said: "Despite continued robust growth in employment, there is no sign of second-round effects onto wages from higher recent inflation". Tenreyro, mea...


Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th Arrives Safely

What's more, the flight departed 20 minutes after the 13 hour of the day, but today's flight will be the last of 21 times FinnAir has flown the route on Friday ...