Tuesday October 15-th, 2019

Almost 12M patients may be affected in Quest Diagnostics data breach Almost 12M patients may be affected in Quest Diagnostics data breach

On May 31, 2019, AMCA notified Quest and Optum360 that the data on AMCA's affected system included information regarding approximately 11.9 million Quest patients. Quest also hasn't been able to independently verify the information provided by AMCA s...

Google facing United States antitrust investigation Google facing United States antitrust investigation

Google has faced questions about potential antitrust violations in the past. Investigating Google was in some ways a long time in the making. Now, the American justice department has undertaken a probe of the company, according to reports by T...

Cuphead Is Coming To Tesla This Summer

Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk confirmed the plan during an appearance on Ride the Lightning , a weekly Tesla podcast hosted by IGN's Ryan McCaffrey. "When Tesla reached out to us to bring Cuphead to their vehicles, we were thrilled...

Tesla opens orders for China-made cars Tesla opens orders for China-made cars

US electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said on Friday it would price its China-made Model 3 vehicles from 328,000 yuan ($47,529), 13% cheaper than those it now imports as it pushes sales in the fast growing market. Tesla has opened the order ...

Not Just You: Google Server Issue Brings Down Services Like YouTube, Snapchat Not Just You: Google Server Issue Brings Down Services Like YouTube, Snapchat

YouTube wasn't completely down for CNET's John Falcone in Brooklyn Sunday, but some videos were inaccessible, at least temporarily. "We are experiencing high levels of network congestion in the eastern United States of America, affecting multiple s...

You can now 'tap-and-go' at these three Brooklyn subway stations You can now 'tap-and-go' at these three Brooklyn subway stations

The first leg of the pilot program will see stations on the 4, 5 and 6 lines from Grand Central Station in Manhattan to Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center in Brooklyn making use of the tech. The OMNY payment system will be expanded to all New York Cit...

Mexican president optimistic about reaching agreement with U.S. on tariffs Mexican president optimistic about reaching agreement with U.S. on tariffs

Tori Whiting, a trade economist at The Heritage Foundation, a conservative think-tank, said the tariffs are a tax on USA consumers on everything from avocados to vehicle parts. Republicans on Capitol Hill and allies in the business community have sig...

BC minimum wage increases on June 1 BC minimum wage increases on June 1

During the election campaign, Bill Shorten labelled the current rate of the minimum wage "unfair", signalled if elected Labor would make a fresh Australian government submission calling for a significant increase and change the rules to nudge the com...

China threatens to blacklist foreign firms post Huawei ban China threatens to blacklist foreign firms post Huawei ban

Huawei pointed out Friday that it was reviewing its relationship with FedEx , assuming it had diverted two parcels meant for Huawei addresses in Asia to the U.S. Speaking about China's blacklist of companies, Gao Feng, the Commerce Ministry's spo...

Oil falls over 3pc on fresh trade worries Oil falls over 3pc on fresh trade worries

Trump vowed on Thursday to ratchet up tariffs unless Mexico stopped people from illegally crossing into the United States. This news drove U.S. Treasury yields sharply lower and pressured demand for higher risk assets as investors increased bets ...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg security chief accused of misconduct Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg security chief accused of misconduct

Booth, who is not in any way affiliated with Facebook proper, is also being accused by the second former employee, a member of Zuckerberg's household staff who resigned after going on medical leave earlier this year, of using "it" instead of a tran...

Canadian financial system sees weak development in Q1 Canadian financial system sees weak development in Q1

Non-residential investment jumped 13.5 per cent on an annualized basis, the biggest gain since 2010, while spending by households rose at the fastest pace in nearly two years. U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday rattled financial markets by threa...

LV= sells remaining stake in GI business to Allianz LV= sells remaining stake in GI business to Allianz

The Munich-headquartered company agreed to acquire the general-insurance business of Legal & General Group Plc for 242 million pounds ($305 million), and said it would buy the 51% in LV General Insurance Group that it doesn't already own, according t...

UK House Price Growth Cools Unexpectedly in May: Nationwide UK House Price Growth Cools Unexpectedly in May: Nationwide

The latest monthly housing market report from the building society shows that prices across the United Kingdom fell 0.2 per cent month-on-month in May and rose 0.6 per cent year-on-year. And he predicted United Kingdom house prices will only rise o...

China's composite PMI stands at 53.3 in May China's composite PMI stands at 53.3 in May

The fall in manufacturing PMI is likely due to a sharp fall in export orders following a tariff hike by the USA which has undermined foreign demand for Chinese goods. The full manufacturing picture may appear more clearly when the May reading of the ...

Chevron sells North Sea business to Ithaca Energy for $2bn Chevron sells North Sea business to Ithaca Energy for $2bn

Ithaca Energy has emerged as the buyer of Chevron's North Sea assets, comprising stakes in ten producing fields, in a deal worth US$2bn. Chevron's stake in the BP Plc-operated Clair venture isn't included in the deal. There's likely to be more...

US Inflation Picks up in April, Spending Slows US Inflation Picks up in April, Spending Slows

The Fed raised rates four times last year but then reversed course in January and has signaled that it plans to keep rates unchanged this year. The U.S. As a result, the Atlanta Fed cut its GDP estimate for the second quarter by one-tenth of a perc...

Cryptocurrency Broker Client Plans To Acquire 25% Of All Bitcoin Supply Cryptocurrency Broker Client Plans To Acquire 25% Of All Bitcoin Supply

Her name is Eleesa Dadiani . If indeed it is true that an individual wants to own 25% of the now available bitcoin, that would be 4.5 million BTC out of the current 17 million that has been mined. Practically speaking, almost less than 5 million...

Department of Justice reportedly preparing Google antitrust investigation

Justice department officials share antitrust oversight with the Federal Trade Commission , which conducted a wide-ranging investigation of its own into Alphabet-owned Google that ended in 2013 with no action taken. Some Democrats seeking the preside...

Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Tuesday’s $444 million lottery jackpot? Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Tuesday’s $444 million lottery jackpot?

We know those odds won't deter you - so here's how many castles and Ferraris you can buy if you were a half- billionaire. Players pick six numbers from two separate pools of numbers - five different numbers from 1 to 70 and one number from 1 to...

Daily Mail owner’s shares soar despite fall in newspaper sales

They presently have a GBX 877 ($11.46) price target on the stock. Investors who have done the research and planning might be more secure in their stock choices should turbulent times arise. The FCF Yield 5yr Average is calculated by taking the five y...

Workers locked out at Canada's Port of Vancouver in labor dispute Workers locked out at Canada's Port of Vancouver in labor dispute

The lockout was immediately lifted and the union also withdrew its strike notice, according to separate statements by the BC Maritime Employers Association and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union Canada. The lockout, effective at 8:00 a.m...

James Packer sells half his stake in Crown Resorts for $1.8b James Packer sells half his stake in Crown Resorts for $1.8b

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Gulf International Bank UK Ltd now owns 5,450 shares of the company's stock valued at $123,000 after buying an additional 700 shares in the last quarter. Stockholders of reco...

Jaguar Land Rover reveals temperature-changing steering wheel Jaguar Land Rover reveals temperature-changing steering wheel

The sensory steering wheel looks like any other steering wheel, but features embedded rapid heating and cooling elements on both sides. JLR says the sensory wheel can also warn a driver of possible road risky, such as approaching junctions and ...

Economy grew at 3.1% rate in 1st quarter Economy grew at 3.1% rate in 1st quarter

The new estimate left Trump's economic scorecard largely intact for the first three months of the year, when growth usually slackens, giving him with a potential boost ahead of next year's presidential elections. It rose by 1.5 percent during the las...

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