Football star Robinho bags 9 years in Jail for Sexual Assault

Football star Robinho bags 9 years in Jail for Sexual Assault

The 33-year old was found guilty of assaulting a 22-year old lady he met in a Milan bar along with 5 other men when he still played for AC Milan in 2013. According to local legislation no Brazilian citizen can be extradited to another country under request to face criminal charges, although that will not apply should he leave his home nation and is detained elsewhere. Read More

Hit the road: The great Thanksgiving escape begins

Hit the road: The great Thanksgiving escape begins

Last year, AAA said they expected more than 48 million Americans to drive or fly somewhere for Thanksgiving. AAA says more than 1.6 million people living in MI will travel 50 miles or more for turkey and all the trimmings this year. The Northwest will also see showers with rain stretching from Seattle to Jackson Hole. "My husband likes to make sure we're early", added Diane Nargassans who was traveling to Texas. Read More

What happens once 'net neutrality' rules bite the dust?

What happens once 'net neutrality' rules bite the dust?

He shared the same view that the internet was vibrant before the regulations became effective. USTelecom said Pai's move would boost broadband network investment, expansion and upgrades. The FCC, an independent USA government agency that regulates interstate and global communications by radio, TV, wire, satellite and cable, has three Republican commissioners including Pai and two Democrats and is all but certain to approve Pai's proposal. Read More

Keystone XL Approval May Open Door for Foes to Fight Route

Keystone XL Approval May Open Door for Foes to Fight Route

He also championed completion of the Energy Transfer Partners LP-led Dakota Access Pipeline, which runs from northwestern North Dakota to IL via South Dakota and Iowa. Monday's decision came just four days after another pipeline operated by the same company spilled 210,000 gallons of oil in neighboring South Dakota. Read More

United Kingdom regulator says Uber data breach concealment raises 'huge concerns'

United Kingdom regulator says Uber data breach concealment raises 'huge concerns'

As the United Kingdom data protection regulator has opened an investigation into the hack of customer and driver data at Uber , the maximum penalty could be about £500,000 ($662,350, €563,000) under current British law for organizations that fail to notify affected users and regulators when data breaches occur. Read More

Trader Joe's recalls packaged salads in Arizona over contamination fear

Trader Joe's recalls packaged salads in Arizona over contamination fear

Trader Joe's White Meat Chicken Salad with celery, carrots and green onions in 10.5 ounce clear plastic individual serving packages. The ready-to-eat chicken and turkey salads were produced from November 4 - 15, 2017. The warning applies to salads labeled with "use by 11/10 through 11/21" and the USDA "inspected" code P-40299. The salads were sold in California stores as well as 11 other states. Read More

Belk Black Friday 2017 Sale Launched Online With 400 Doorbusters

Belk Black Friday 2017 Sale Launched Online With 400 Doorbusters

You'll find tons of leaked Black Friday ad scans at bfads.net , bestblackfriday.com , dealnews.com , gottadeal.com and theblackfriday.com . "Deal Tomato have revealed the best MacBook 13" laptop deals available for Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017. Read More

Uber advances self-driving push with 24000 autonomous Volvo SUVs

Uber advances self-driving push with 24000 autonomous Volvo SUVs

The deal is based on an alliance Volvo announced with Uber previous year when the two companies said they would collaborate on developing self-driving cars, pledging to invest a combined $300 million to the project. However, at this present stage, the self-driving system to be part of the Volvo cars is under development by Uber's Advanced Technologies Group. Uber's US$70 billion valuation already puts the group nearly on a par with Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler. Read More

Topeka weather for Monday, Nov. 20, 2017: Breezy with highs in 60s

Topeka weather for Monday, Nov. 20, 2017: Breezy with highs in 60s

Winds will be northwest then become southwest 3 to 5 miles per hour. Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Tonight the weather service is calling for mostly clear skies with the temperature dropping to a low of 36. Thanksgiving Day: Sunny with a high near 66. Saturday: Sunny with a high near 65. Black Friday enthusiasts can expect similar conditions on Friday as Thanksgiving Day . Read More

Sensex Jumps 235 Points After Moody's Upgrade; Nifty Ends At 10283

Sensex Jumps 235 Points After Moody's Upgrade; Nifty Ends At 10283

The upswing in the key indices came after the U.S. credit rating agency Moody's upgraded India's sovereign rating to Baa2 from its lowest investment grade of Baa, while changing the outlook for the country's rating to stable from positive, and said its was based on the Indian government's "wide-ranging programme of economic and institutional reforms". Read More

Baltimore police officer in 'grave condition' after being shot; suspect sought

Baltimore police officer in 'grave condition' after being shot; suspect sought

Davis said a manhunt was underway for a "heartless, ruthless, soulless killer" who shot the detective who was "just doing his job", working in a troubled area of the city grappling with high crime rates. He also may have been wounded, Davis said. The detective has a wife and two children. He was dressed from head to toe, like every other homicide detective in Baltimore is dressed: full suit, tie, badge displayed on his waistband. Read More

Stock Ballooning Up Pre-Bell: Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF)

Stock Ballooning Up Pre-Bell: Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF)

Revenue of $859.10 million reported in the third quarter of 2017 was also a boon to ANF stock. Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE: ANF ) has trailing twelve month Return on Assets of -0.9%, which is key indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. Read More

Crews cleaning up Keystone Pipeline leak in Marshall County

Crews cleaning up Keystone Pipeline leak in Marshall County

The company said the spill occurred on private land near Amherst and Britton, S.D., which about 35 miles northeast of Aberdeen and only about 20 miles south of the North Dakota border. The Keystone Pipeline is part of a 2,687-mile system that also is to include the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, which has faced persistent opposition from environmental groups, American Indian tribes and some landowners. Read More

Airbus to sell 430 planes to Phoenix-based Indigo for $49.5B

Airbus to sell 430 planes to Phoenix-based Indigo for $49.5B

IndiGo and Indigo Partners are separate firms with separate management. With the Airbus order, Indigo Partners, a US -based private equity fund, has doubled its existing order of 427 A320 family aircraft. In under a decade, flydubai has extended its network to 97 destinations in 44 countries, transporting more than 44 million passengers. As we approach the end of the year, expect more announcements as Airbus and Boeing shore up their annual sales figures. Read More

EgyptAir commits to 24 Bombardier CS300s

EgyptAir commits to 24 Bombardier CS300s

The aircraft had been plagued by delays and cost overruns, and recently was hit with 300 percent tariffs in the USA after a trade complaint by Boeing. Bombardier has picked up some new orders for its C Series jets, which some analysts see as a favorable response to a plan to build them in Alabama. Read More

Amazon sells part of Chinese cloud computing business

Amazon sells part of Chinese cloud computing business

Amazon will still possess the intellectual property for its AWS services. Amazon Web Services (AWS) has sold some of its Chinese cloud assets in a bid to comply with increasingly strict regulations in the country. Last year Amazon signed a deal with Sinnet so it could operate its services in China, most notably Amazon Web Services. The sale is meant to comply with government regulations and improve service, it said. Read More

Carbon emissions on track to rise this year

Carbon emissions on track to rise this year

The 2017 carbon budget, now in its 12th year, says global carbon dioxide emissions from all human activities like fossil fuels, industry and change of land-use will reach around 41 billion tonnes carbon dioxide this year. "As GDP rises, we produce more goods, which, by design, produces more emissions", Jackson added. The report says in the last decade (2007-2016), emissions in 22 countries (representing 20 per cent of global emissions) decreased even as their economies grew. Read More

RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC) Price Target Raised to $13.00 at Barclays PLC

Nvidia Corporation had 158 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Tuesday, October 10 with "Underperform". Cap Fund Mngmt Sa holds 0% or 10,400 shares. Earlier this year, Nvidia shares have received numerous target price upgrades from analysts following announcements from the company which will boost the sales of its products. Read More

China sales: Alibaba takes £2bn in minutes on Singles' Day

China sales: Alibaba takes £2bn in minutes on Singles' Day

Jiangxiaobai Liquor Company, based in the southwestern city of Chongqing, first started offering the product on November 11 past year. Legend has it Singles Day began in the early 1990s in the dorm rooms of Nanjing University, one of China's oldest and most prestigious universities, when a group of single friends bemoaned the lack of significant others and chose to mark the day by organizing activities as a group of singles and soothing their loneliness by buying themselves a gift. Read More

JC Penney Company, Inc. Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance

JC Penney Company, Inc. Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance

Penney Company, Inc. Since the start of the New Year, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. The stock's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 0.26 and price to book ratio for the most recent quarter is 0.72, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter are 2.01. Read More