Thursday June 21-st, 2018

Pfizer ends research for new Alzheimer's, Parkinson's drugs Pfizer ends research for new Alzheimer's, Parkinson's drugs

The decision will result in about 300 layoffs in the company's neuroscience discovery and early development programs, which are located in MA and CT, according to a statement emailed to journalists. Some of the company's investments, however, have en...

Air fight in cockpit; Two Jet Airways pilots fired Air fight in cockpit; Two Jet Airways pilots fired

The incident was reported to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and the concerned crew were derostered immediately. "She stood in the galley sobbing", said a source. The flight crew eventually managed to coax the woman back into the c...

VTech faces US$650000 fine over broken data laws VTech faces US$650000 fine over broken data laws

The FTC alleged in a complaint filed by the Justice Department that the Kid Connect application sold with some of VTech's electronic toys collected personal information of hundreds of thousands of children without parental consent. Subsequently, pe...

Baby found dead in plane toilet after woman mysteriously gives birth Baby found dead in plane toilet after woman mysteriously gives birth

An 37-year-old mother has been arrested after a new-born baby was found dead in a plane toilet in Indonesia. The infant's cause of death of is yet to be determined. The airport police arrested the woman and have identified her as H, a resident of...

Your money: Takata air bags recall expands to 3.3 million vehicles Your money: Takata air bags recall expands to 3.3 million vehicles

Vehicle manufacturers are slated to give specific models in documents to be filed this month with federal regulators. Documents detailing the particular models will be released later on this month by automakers after documents has been submitted wi...

Morrisons posts better-than-expected Christmas sales Morrisons posts better-than-expected Christmas sales

Retail trading updates for the Christmas period have so far been mixed. The Morrisons chief executive, David Potts, said there was no obvious sign that Brexit had hit consumer sentiment but shoppers "were on the lookout for great value". "The hard ...

Kapil Mohan, the man behind Old Monk rum no more Kapil Mohan, the man behind Old Monk rum no more

According to reports , Mohan was extremely unwell in the last few days and died of a cardiac arrest in Ghaziabad's Mohan Nagar Area. But its most iconic product was a distinctive brand of dark rum , launched in December 1954: Old Monk. Chadha's own...

Intel will patch all recent chips by the end of January Intel will patch all recent chips by the end of January

Meltdown affects Intel processors. Microsoft issued a security bulletin and advisory ahead of their monthly patch cycle to address these vulnerabilities in Windows 10. That hasn't stopped an uproar from security researchers and tech industry exe...

Trump Administration Trying Something New Against Trump Administration Trying Something New Against "Terror Safe Haven" Pakistan

These fears were reinforced when Pakistani officials arranged a meeting between some Haqqani leaders and USA diplomats in Islamabad in 2012. A senior Trump administration official told The Washington Post that the suspension of the approximatel...

Trump plans to expand offshore drilling in Pacific and Atlantic Trump plans to expand offshore drilling in Pacific and Atlantic

The five-year plan expands drilling to most of the United States outer continental shelf , including California and ME, where drilling has been blocked for decades. Democratic governors in the West blasted the plan. The only area not include...

Two injured in explosion at Stockholm subway station Two injured in explosion at Stockholm subway station

Swedish police could not immediately confirm the death. "The man was seriously injured after he picked up something from the ground and this device exploded", Olsson said, adding that experts were examining the object. "We do not know more than tha...

Kia Niro EV Concept Showcases ACE Strategy Kia Niro EV Concept Showcases ACE Strategy

The biggest change is at the front where the traditional grille has been replaced by a smooth interactive display panel. According to Kia, the exterior has been made to be more aerodynamically efficient, as those wheels suggest. If the auto detects a...

No trousers subway ride No trousers subway ride

The event kicked-off at 3:00p.m. Sunday in New York City , with commuters converging at Union Station following the chilly jaunt. "I wore my knee-highs this year, usually I just wear high heels", she said, as her 16-year-old niece stood nearby.

What the [Bleep] Did Aziz Ansari Say in His Golden Globes Speech? What the [Bleep] Did Aziz Ansari Say in His Golden Globes Speech?

Winfrey became the first African-American woman to be honoured with the annual Cecil B DeMille Award and stole the show with her rousing address, speaking out against sexual abuse. Aziz Ansari won his first Golden Globe for best actor in a co...

'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' Tops $500 Million in Worldwide Box Office 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' Tops $500 Million in Worldwide Box Office

The film garnered generally poor reviews and a B-minus CinemaScore (the lowest such score for the franchise, but still decent in the horror genre). That was a disappointing result for "The Last Jedi" in China , where " Star Wars: The Force Awaken...

Toyota's boxy e-Palette may be the shareable future of transport Toyota's boxy e-Palette may be the shareable future of transport

The Japanese firm has created a concept called the e-Palette to demonstrate its Mobility Services Platform (MSPF) at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). DiDi, Mazda and Uber will also join as technology partners. Thanks to a flat and extensive...

Wintry mix to kick off workweek, warmer temperatures on tap this week

Because some minor accumulations are possible a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Jackson, DeKalb, Cherokee, and Etowah Counties in Alabama and Franklin County in Tennessee. The roads may still be slick to start your Tuesday . Monday n...

GoPro cuts more than 250 jobs, drops Karma drone business GoPro cuts more than 250 jobs, drops Karma drone business

Founder and CEO Nick Woodman said he'll be slashing his cash compensation to $1 while the San Mateo, Calif. -based company gets its house in order. You might also be interested in. In a bid to address that, GoPro in December slashed the price on i...

Calls for Asean, India to press on with economic integration Calls for Asean, India to press on with economic integration

Speaking in Hindi at the ASEAN-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Singapore, she said her Ministry prioritised the welfare of Indian citizens living overseas, and urged them to return home to take advantage of the economic opportunities. "Economic inte...

CDC: 2017/2018 flu season strongest since 2009 CDC: 2017/2018 flu season strongest since 2009

The mean age of the deaths is 76 years (range: 46-100 years). A surge in infections has seen United Kingdom cases of the risky new H3N2 strain rocket by 48 per cent in a week as the NHS braces for one of the worst flu seasons in 50 years.

ND Gupta's RS candidature approved: AAP ND Gupta's RS candidature approved: AAP

Mr. Maken tweeted , "N.D.Gupta going to Rajya Sabha was a foregone conclusion". The Congress had alleged that ND Gupta was not eligible to contest for the Rajya Sabha seat as he is now a trustee of the government-owned National Pension System Trus...

Nifty Hits 10600 Mark & Sensex Crosses 34300 Nifty Hits 10600 Mark & Sensex Crosses 34300

The 50-issue Nifty crossed the 10,600 level for the first time by gaining 46.95 points, or 0.44 per cent, to trade at an all-time high of 10,605.80 surpassing its previous intra-day high of 10,566.10 touched on January 5. Gupta, managing director a...

Passengers Evacuated After Planes Collide at Pearson Airport in Mississauga Passengers Evacuated After Planes Collide at Pearson Airport in Mississauga

WestJet said an inbound from Cancun, Mexico with 168 passengers and a crew of six was stationary and waiting to go to a gate when it was struck by a Sunwing aircraft moving back from a gate. "Due to the position of the aircraft on the laneway, WestJ...

Is Evercore ISI Group Positive On Shares of McKesson (NYSE:MCK)?

Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 2,121,171 shares of the company's stock valued at $349,017,000 after buying an additional 239,358 shares during the last quarter. It is negative, as 65 investors sold McKesson Corporation shares while 296 reduced hol...

Girl Scout Cookie sales under way Girl Scout Cookie sales under way

The espresso beverage includes tastes of graham crackers, chocolate and marshmallows and was inspired by their S'mores, last season's "rookie cookie" of the year. Girl Scout cookies are now for sale! However, girls' cookie earnings alone aren't enou...

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