• Couple tie the knot during Hurricane Irma destruction
Couple tie the knot during Hurricane Irma destruction

A C-130 transport plane was full of Air National Guardsmen and women who are uncertain about what they will face once they - and the hurricane - arrive. The Total Army, which includes active duty, Reserve, and Army National Guard personnel, remains involved in or prepared to support state, territory and other federal agencies as part of Hurricane I...

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  • Tesla is Taking Its Superchargers to a New Frontier: Cities
Tesla is Taking Its Superchargers to a New Frontier: Cities

The company began delivering the new Model 3 small vehicle this summer. American urban dwellers are in luck: Owning a Tesla has just gotten easier. The actual Superchargers have a slimmer post-shaped design, which Tesla said saves space in crowded areas. So that they can charge as many cars as quickly as possible the chargers will deliver 72 k...

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  • China mulls going electric with aim to ban petrol and diesel cars
China mulls going electric with aim to ban petrol and diesel cars

The move will have a profound impact on the environment and growth of China's auto industry , Xin said at an auto forum in Tianjin on Saturday, Bloomberg reported . "If China is going electric and other automobile manufacturers and countries are following suit, this is just going to be an electric-vehicle world going forward".

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  • Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP (DM) Is Driving on Upbeat Technical Signals
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP (DM) Is Driving on Upbeat Technical Signals

It has underperformed by 13.15% the S&P500. Bbva Banco Frances S A (NYSE:BFR) had a decrease of 85.33% in short interest. VII's SI was 57,700 shares in September as released by FINRA. About 11,725 shares traded. The Shareholder Yield is a way that investors can see how much money shareholders are receiving from a company through a combination o...

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  • Bitcoin Price Takes a Tumble Amid Rumors of China Banning Cryptocurrency Trading
Bitcoin Price Takes a Tumble Amid Rumors of China Banning Cryptocurrency Trading

China plans to ban trading of bitcoin and other virtual currencies on domestic exchanges, dealing another blow to the US$150 billion (S$201 billion) cryptocurrency market after the country outlawed initial coin offerings last week. China's central bank , working with other regulators, has drafted instructions banning Chinese platforms from provid...

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  • Futures rise as market risks ease
Futures rise as market risks ease

On Friday it touched $1,357.54, the highest since August previous year. Among major indexes, the Nasdaq Composite suffered the biggest drop, ending the week down 1.2%, while the Dow industrials fell 0.9% and the S&P 500 index dropped 0.6%. The pound meanwhile steadied Monday awaiting British MPs first vote on a bill to end Britain s membership of t...

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  • Tesla Update Extends Vehicle Ranges to Help Customers Escape Hurricane
Tesla Update Extends Vehicle Ranges to Help Customers Escape Hurricane

Tesla has temporarily increased the range of select vehicles in an effort to help Florida residents escape the wrath of Hurricane Irma . Tesla has software locked their batteries to 60 kWh, but unlocked the Model S/X 60/60D vehicles to their full 75 kWh capacity for those stuck in Florida .

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  • Equifax Says Cyberattack May Have Hit 143 Million Customers
Equifax Says Cyberattack May Have Hit 143 Million Customers

You can get one free copy from each of the three national services once every 12 months, so by staggering your requests, you can get a free report once every four months. "It's a pretty extreme measure, but when 143 million people have been exposed like this, I think you have to take it", Ulzheimer said. "You need to take more action", one co...

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  • Man Armed With Knife Shot By Police At Miami International Airport
Man Armed With Knife Shot By Police At Miami International Airport

Witnesses say the man appeared drunk. The suspect was transported in stable condition to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center to be treated for his injuries. It was not immediately clear how the closure was affecting flights. Many passengers who were in the airport trying to escape from Hurricane Irma weren't even aware that anythi...

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  • Cruise Lines Are Sending Ships on Rescue Missions to the Caribbean
Cruise Lines Are Sending Ships on Rescue Missions to the Caribbean

It has outperformed by 76.04% the S&P500. Royal Caribbean, Carnival and other lines have canceled nearly every sailing out of Florida scheduled through Monday. Amica Mutual Ins holds 0.06% in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE:RCL) or 8,808 shares. 18,876 were reported by Horizon Kinetics Ltd Com. Arete Wealth Advisors Ltd Llc reported 1.19% in Ocla...

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  • DeShone Kizer throws first career TD pass in 4th quarter vs. Steelers
DeShone Kizer throws first career TD pass in 4th quarter vs. Steelers

Pittsburgh linebacker Tyler Matakevich burst through the line and Anthony Chickillo jumped on it in the end zone, ending Cleveland's first drive of the season in tremendous failure. The Steelers expanded their advantage to 21-10 on the following possession when Roethlisberger hooked up with James for a 2-yard pass out of an empty backfield.

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  • UberX Plans to Go All-Electric in London by 2019
UberX Plans to Go All-Electric in London by 2019

Uber will attempt to lure the drivers of London's oldest, dirtiest cars to ditch them and use its service instead, by offering drivers of pre-2005 cars a "scrappage" voucher of £1,500 to use Uber rides instead. In an attempt to help tackle air pollution in London, the pioneer ride-hailing company Uber announced that by 2020, all its drivers shoul...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation launches probe into Uber's project 'Hell'
Federal Bureau of Investigation launches probe into Uber's project 'Hell'

The FBI's NY office is now leading an investigation with the Manhattan US attorney's office into Uber's use of the Hell program, according to the report . They're now the subject of multiple federal investigations, including an accusation of foreign bribery , not to mention lawsuits , including one over self-driving tech with Alphabet, Goo...

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  • Canada job growth picks up in August due to part-time hires
Canada job growth picks up in August due to part-time hires

Since August of previous year, the number of Canadians aged 55 and over who work part-time has increased 8 per cent. "The employment gains were a little bit stronger than expectations and the drop in the unemployment rate was unexpected, but I think the market's going to take note of the rise of the wage measure".

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  • Marijuana stores will spread like weeds in Ontario
Marijuana stores will spread like weeds in Ontario

The federal government's Cannabis Act , if passed, would make it legal to produce, use and sell cannabis across Canada. Quebec is now holding a public consultation on the framing of the legalization of cannabis, which should lead to the adoption of a framework law in the fall.

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  • New York Regulator kicks Pakistan's Habib Bank out of United States
New York Regulator kicks Pakistan's Habib Bank out of United States

HBL permitted at least 13,000 transactions that were not sufficiently screened to ensure they did not involve sanctioned countries, the agency said. Apart from this, the State Department of Financial Services ( DFS ), the governing body of foreign banks, has imposed a penalty of approximately $ 225 million (Rs 14,371 crore) on the bank for viola...

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  • No-fly rules: Unruly to face ban from 60 days to life
No-fly rules: Unruly to face ban from 60 days to life

The revised auto deals with unruly behavior of passenger on-board aircrafts and at airport premises to be dealt with by relevant security agencies under applicable penal provisions. Unruly passengers will also be investigated by the local police in addition to the airline's internal committee and can face criminal charges as a carrier is required t...

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  • Gas prices spike in Midstate after Harvey, ahead of Irma
Gas prices spike in Midstate after Harvey, ahead of Irma

The average gas price in CT is $2.88 and the average national gas price is $2.67. Weekly retail prices on the East Coast were up 39 cents per gallon on Monday. Refineries are beginning to return to normal service after Harvey. Meanwhile, pipelines forced to take pre-cautionary shut downs caused by Harvey either have resumed operations or are in t...

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  • Venus vs. Sloane Stephens: A battle of two comeback stories
Venus vs. Sloane Stephens: A battle of two comeback stories

Tuesday saw Sloane Stephens and then Venus Williams come through in third set tiebreaks, with Williams' win over Petra Kvitova serving as the match of the tournament thus far. She said, "Playing tennis is an fantastic thing and I'm lucky that I'm able to play a sport for a living". While there will be an American represented in this year's U...

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  • Trump Hurts Cohn Chances For Fed Chair, Several Candidates Under Consideration
Trump Hurts Cohn Chances For Fed Chair, Several Candidates Under Consideration

The reports come amid the surprise departure of Fed vice-chairman Stanley Fischer , who resigned on Wednesday, adding to the uncertainty about a transition in leadership at the bank. But Cohn has since fallen out of Trump's good graces. It's pretty telling that not lying down and accepting apologies for white supremacy is a deal breaker for a ...

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