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Gold Cup Soccer Action Returns To Tampa Next Year Gold Cup Soccer Action Returns To Tampa Next Year
- December 20, 2016

Taking place every two years, the CONCACAF Gold Cup is the official national team championship of the region, which includes North and Central America and the Caribbean. FirstEnergy Field will host a doubleheader featuring the U.S. Men's National Team on July 15th. The former home of the San Antonio Spurs will be the site of the final group games, as Group C concludes on Sunday, June 16. (more...)
California, Uber still negotiating self-driving auto legality
- December 19, 2016

Uber has 43,000 drivers in the San Francisco Bay Area. It's day one of Uber's self-driving auto test in San Francisco , and already trouble is brewing amidst reports of vehicles running red lights and California regulators threatening legal action. (more...)
Uber fires back at California DMV in self-driving auto spat
- December 18, 2016

Uber's Volvo XC90 self driving auto is shown during a demonstration of self-driving automotive technology in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US September 13, 2016. Levandowski compared the cars to Tesla's Autopilot system and other driver assistance systems that are common on new cars. Officials with Uber and the state have talked several times this week in what the leader of the company's self-driving program described as "frank conversations". (more...)
Street Is Expecting Las Vegas Sands Corp Street Is Expecting Las Vegas Sands Corp
- December 16, 2016

This incidence signifies an intrinsic bias to advanced EPS growth when there are positive retained incomes in the past year. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Las Vegas Sands Corp . The business earned $2.97 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.80 billion. The shares are up by over 0.02% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 44.43 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines. (more...)
Did Video Games Replace Drugs for US Teens?
- December 16, 2016

With low smoking rates, "you don't have those priming effects", and so teens are less likely to be taken in by other drugs. The survey found only about 34% of 8th graders thought marijuana would be easy to get, and 64% of 10th graders thought they could access the drug. (more...)
Snapchat's Groups let you chat with 16 friends at once
- December 16, 2016

Recipients of direct messages had to be selected one by one. Group chats self-delete after 24 hours be fault, and Snaps sent within a group can be opened only once, and replayed only once, by each member of the group, just like a regular Snap. (more...)
Video of Shad Gaspard Stopping Robber at Gas Station This Weekend
- December 15, 2016

Gaspard held the man until police arrived. Gaspard said he did not know the gun was a fake until the suspect dropped it. The man then brandished a realistic-looking BB gun, causing Gaspard to jump into action. The moves look a lot more real than anything seen in WWE - because, Gaspard says, they're actually things he learned as a bodyguard. Gaspard, who was born in Brooklyn, New York, has since starred in several TV series as well as the movie "Get Hard" with Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell. (more...)
Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) Valuation According To Analysts
- December 14, 2016

Rbf Limited Liability last reported 60,100 shares in the company. Following Earnings result, share price were UP 20 times out of last 27 Qtrs. They now have $24.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $14.00. Plante Moran Financial Advisors Limited Liability Co holds 0% or 203 shares in its portfolio. The rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo to "Market Perform" on Tuesday, September 1. (more...)
Trump to tap Oklahoma AG Pruitt to head EPA
- December 12, 2016

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt arrives at Trump Tower in New York, Wednesday. We might not oppose Mr. Pruitt's nomination based on these differences. Pruitt's close association with Howard Hamm threatens scientific integrity at the Agency . His 2013 election campaign was also co-chaired by an energy head-honcho, Harold G. (more...)
Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn is hospitalized in Ohio
- December 12, 2016

Glenn is expected to be buried at Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia. His career included two space flights, 24 years as a U.S. Senator from OH, and run for president of the United States. "Connie and I ask Ohioans to join us in sending our love to John and Annie Glenn and their children and to respect their family's privacy at this hard time", said U.S. (more...)
Kim Kardashian Reportedly Wants To Divorce Kanye West & Keep Both Children
- December 11, 2016

Kim and Kanye have faced marriage tension over the past few months (Photo: Photo Image Press/Splash News). Yet more reports suggested it was also to do with drug abuse, with a source telling Hollywood Gossip: "Kanye's drugs of choice are cocaine and booze, Hennessy specifically". (more...)
Dashbot now helps bot developers building on Google Assistant measure what works Dashbot now helps bot developers building on Google Assistant measure what works
- December 11, 2016

Google Assistant is a collaborative, natural language processor with machine learning and artificial intelligence usage. Fortunately, for both users and developers, Google has one, " Actions on Google ", and is now calling on developers to start building actions to get the conversation flowing. (more...)
Body of US Marine Corps pilot found after crash off Japan Body of US Marine Corps pilot found after crash off Japan
- December 11, 2016

Jake Frederick - to eject, according to a news release from the Marines. A U.S. Marine F/A-18 Hornet provides close air support. A Marine pilot who died after ejecting from his aircraft Wednesday night off the coast of Japan has been identified. (more...)
Vodafone, Idea Unlimited Calling Offer Launched Following Airtel, Aircel Vodafone, Idea Unlimited Calling Offer Launched Following Airtel, Aircel
- December 10, 2016

Days after Reliance Jio and BSNL extended their free services, mobile operators Bharti Airtel and Idea on Thursday launched almost identical schemes offering free calls and limited mobile internet use priced at around Rs 150 and Rs 350 with 28 days validity. (more...)
Film stars Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone immortalised on Hollywood Boulevard Film stars Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone immortalised on Hollywood Boulevard
- December 10, 2016

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling starrer romantic drama La La Land has been chosen as the best film of 2016 by the New York Film Critics Circle. Struggling actress Mia (Emma Stone) and aspiring jazz pianist Sebastian ( Ryan Gosling ) begin a whirlwind romance as they both pursue their dreams in Los Angeles . (more...)
Broadcom (AVGO) Q4 Earnings, Revenues Beat Estimates
- December 10, 2016

As per Thursday, November 3, the company rating was maintained by Pacific Crest. Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) had its target price raised to $207.00 by MKM Partners in a report issued 12/09/2016. Revenues surged 123.7% from a year ago to $4.15 billion, also beating out Wall Street's $4.12 billion view. This compares with operating loss of $264 million, or 7 percent of net revenue, in the prior quarter, and operating income of $514 million, or 28 percent of net revenue, in the same quarter ... (more...)
Sprint to partner with Pokemon Go developer Sprint to partner with Pokemon Go developer
- December 09, 2016

So, Pokemon Go update 0.49.1/1.19.1 helps gym battlers to choose the right Pokemon attackers. Scyther, the Bug/Flying Pokemon can turn into Scizor for around 100 sweets, wherein the former will lose its flying abilities to become a Bug/metal hybrid. (more...)
North Korea still struggling with nuclear missile re-entry
- December 09, 2016

While experts say the North is thought to have succeeded in making nuclear warheads small enough to arm Scud missiles, it is unclear if they can put a weapon on a bigger rocket that travels further and deploys a warhead from space. The number of entities and individuals with their assets frozen will be increased from 43 entities and 40 individuals to 54 entities and 58 individuals, including enterprises of third-party countries that have transactions with North Korea , such as Chinese ... (more...)
Oldest Pearl Harbor Survivors Commemorate 75 Years Since Attacks Oldest Pearl Harbor Survivors Commemorate 75 Years Since Attacks
- December 09, 2016

About 3,500 people were wounded or killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor. Madison Cavalchire went to Bonaire and sat down with 92-year-old World War II veteran John Knowles to hear his story. "I remember every moment like it happened yesterday", Heckman said. Downing said surprise, fear, anger and pride overcame him as Japanese planes bombed Pearl Harbor. (more...)
Shoppers hunt for deals, hit the shops for entertainment Shoppers hunt for deals, hit the shops for entertainment
- December 08, 2016

The holiday shopping season, which runs through Thanksgiving and Christmas on December 25, can account for as much as 40 percent of retailers' annual sales. C. Penney , a laggard in the online arena, is quickly catching up under CEO Marvin Ellison. "Really calm", said shopper Lauren Green, who was in line outside a Zara clothing store in the Roosevelt Field Mall on Long Island east of NY at 5:20 a.m. (more...)