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Angry cow has beef with Temple police officer


Dramatic dashcam footage from the squad vehicle shows the officer dashing out of the cow's path as the runaway heffer crashes through the gate. But just as the officer was closing the gate, the quick-thinking cow charged at the officer and broke through the gate, escaping once again. Read More »

Emirates responds to 'laptop ban' with handling service


Add to that the fact that airlines and aviation authorities have been especially cautious of putting devices with lithium batteries in the cargo hold and the move of the U.S. The same traveler, however, could instead fly to London with Emirates and switch to a US or United Kingdom airline back home across the Atlantic and avoid these new electronics restrictions. Read More »

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) current Stock Analysis

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on CMCSA shares. Woodmont Investment Counsel LLC acquired a new position in shares of Comcast during the third quarter valued at $110,000. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.49/share and a Low EPS of $0.42/share. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 1.18 on Zacks Investment Research where the scale runs from 1 to 5, 1 representing Strong buy and 5 showing Strong Sell. Read More »

Eric Mindich's Eton Park Hedge Fund to Close Down


In the letter, Mindich told investors the firm anticipated returning 40% of all investors' main portfolio balance by the end of April and expected to make substantial progress on the rest of the portfolio in coming months, though certain investments would take longer to unwind. Read More »

SHOCKING: Shirish Kunder in trouble again for his controversial tweets


Meanwhile, three women constables suspended yesterday for taking a selfie in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) while on duty with a gang-rape and acid attack victim. the result is in front of us. I would request you all to thank the BJP leadership, PM Modi and hardworking members for this landslide victory. However, not everything is going well, as can be seen from the fact that the state government has still not been able to prepare and publish Yogi Adityanath's profile on the state ... Read More »

US To Ban Pax Electronics on Flights from Eight Countries


Passengers starting their journey in Dubai would be "encouraged" to check in their devices with their luggage, Emirates added. "Every criminal in the Middle East: 'Oh no!" American officials warned extremists are seeking " innovative " ways to attack airliners with smaller explosive devices hidden in consumer electronics bigger than smartphones. Read More »

Shahid Afridi leaves Peshawar Zalmi


Pakistan's superstar all-rounder Shahid Afridi announced on Friday night that he is leaving Peshawar Zalmi both as president and player citing "personal reasons". The 36-years-old player was the captain of Zalmi team during the first season of PSL but he handed over the captaincy to West Indian player Darren Sammy for the recently concluded edition. Read More »

Emirates eases laptop curbs for transit flights to US


Qatar Airways suggested that passengers shouldn't bother about their missing electronic devices because of the numerous channels of in-flight entertainment it offers. Nine airlines from eight countries - Turkey, Morocco, Jordan, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait - are affected by the U.S. Read More »

Airlines In The Middle East Are Coping With Yet Another US Ban


On board the flight, passengers will be able to access the internet on their phones through the airline's free Wi-Fi service. In the immediate aftermath of the Trump administration implementing an electronics ban on certain US -bound flights, Emirates Airlines assured its customers the ban won't impact them too heavily. Read More »

Explained: Electronics ban on flights makes no sense

Numerous people flying from these airports to the US are traveling for business, and access to some of their professional technology is crucial. The Partnership for Open and Fair Skies, backed by American, United and Delta, said earlier this month that 1.2 million American jobs are at risk from alleged trade violations by the UAE and Qatar. Read More »

Comcast Hedges Bet on Nationwide OTT Service, Secures OTT Rights


That's not surprising, as Comcast's own VP for video services Matt Strauss said late a year ago that pursuing its "base" offers more profitability than going OTT. The company is also not keen on bringing out these services any time in the near future as its analysts claim that OTT video-offering services are not a priority, as told to The Salt Lake Tribune . Read More »

Google Promised to Rethink its Advertising Policies

Google saw more big-time advertisers pull their business from its various platforms on Friday. Numerous controls and settings to prevent a brand's ads from appearing alongside extremist content are already in place. That approach banks on the fact that brands generally like advertising on Google, which has massive reach and - through YouTube - a unique venue for video advertising that reaches generations increasingly disengaged from traditional TV. Read More »

Wal-Mart, PepsiCo and Dish pull YouTube ads over hateful videos

More than 250 organizations, including the British government, Toyota and McDonald's have stopped advertising on Youtube in the United Kingdom. As such, Google uses a combination of algorithmic detection, user flagging and human quality-checking to find videos advertisers wouldn't want their ads to appear in, and those systems are far from ideal. Read More »

Beijing using facial-recognition technology to stop toilet paper thieves


They've installed facial recognition machines, so that the loo roll dispenser can recognise visitors' faces, and stop them from getting extra. "This smart paper machine will be vandalised very soon, ' another user 'coke N" said . Jeremiah Jenne, an American historian, told the New York Times . Earlier this month, BBC News has reported that visitors at the park were caught stuffing excessive toilet papers in their bags. Read More »

Hate content: Now, J&J, GSK, join others in suspending ads from Google

It's interactive". Google's net ad revenue worldwide from You Tube was $5.58 billion previous year, according to New York-based research firm eMarketer. Google attempted to curb the controversy Monday, pledging publicly to roll out new controls for marketers. The company's two big initiatives were programmatic advertising and YouTube . Read More »

London attacker Khalid Masood was a criminal with militant links


There the terrorist, named on Thursday by police as Khalid Masood, stabbed to death unarmed police officer Keith Palmer before he was shot dead. A Muslim woman who was photographed walking past terror attack victims on Westminster Bridge has spoken out against internet trolls who said she appeared "indifferent". Read More »

No laptop? Try talking: Arab airlines have the answer to electronics ban

Al Jazeera's Sinem Koseoglu, reporting from Istanbul, said the airlines were trying to limit passengers' frustrations while holding talks with the USA to lift the ban. Some 14 airlines are affected, including British Airways, EasyJet and Turkish Airlines. Officials say devices "larger than a smartphone" must travel in the hold because of an increased risk that they could contain explosives. Read More »

Controversial Health Care Bill Is Pulled


Bishop and fellow members of Utah's House delegation - including Rep. Jason Chaffetz and Rep. Chris Stewart - declined to answer whether they felt it was time to strike again or move on. Congresswoman Barbara Lee blasted the bill before the announcement. To pay for what would have been a large number of people leaving the market, the bill proposed to make large cuts to Medicaid, to allow insurers to charge up to five times more for older adults and to eliminate the requirement for ... Read More »

Google boycotts expose flaws of digital ads

Sign up for free news alerts from, America's independent news network. Johnson & Johnson, the world's largest healthcare company, is the latest business to suspend all YouTube advertising globally, while pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline said on Thursday that it is halting all its advertising on Google's digital technology platforms. Read More »

London attacker described as 'laughing and joking' hours before rampage


A male attacker first ran down pedestrians with an SUV on Westminster Bridge, an area highly frequented by tourists. Mrs May delivered a defiant message to the House of Commons on Thursday, declaring simply: "We are not afraid". I saw about 10 people maybe. "My prayers go out to all of the families who have been affected by this heinous act", he adds . "It is still our belief, which continues to be born out by our investigation, that this attacker acted alone and was inspired by ... Read More »

Micron Soars Post Results, What Should You Do Now?


There is also wide variation among the brokerages' price target on Micron Technology shares. Micron reported second-quarter revenue $4.65 billion, up 58.4% year over year and in line with the average analyst estimate. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 421,690 shares of the company's stock, valued at $10,390,441.60. Finally, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership raised its position in shares of Micron Technology by 2,047.2% in the fourth quarter. Read More »

Trump's landmark Keystone XL pipeline deal will create 35 long-term American jobs


The White House had stated earlier this month that Keystone XL would not be subject to the president's much touted "Buy American" policy requiring all U.S. "This is a significant milestone for the Keystone XL project", TransCanada CEO Russ Girling said in a statement Friday. And it might prove a tough sell to residents of the heartland, where many see the project as all risk and no reward, especially because the oil that runs through the Keystone XL is bound for export to Latin American ... Read More »

Wedbush reiterated Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) as 'Neutral' With 43 PT


The 52-week range of the stock is $37.62 to $46.99. The firm has a market capitalization of $187.72 billion, a PE ratio of 21.84 and a beta of 1.14. The stock's price switched up 7.46% 20-Days Simple Moving Average, added 11.95% from 50-Days Simple Moving Average and rose 14.61% from 200 Days Simple Moving Average. Read More »