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Amazon Bans Customers Who Make Too Many Returns Amazon Bans Customers Who Make Too Many Returns
- May 26, 2018

Tracking return activity helps "detect and deter potentially fraudulent consumers, while not impacting any others", according to The Retail Equation , a California-based company that keeps a list of customers' returns in reports. '@amazon - wow, great customer service, so personal and caring! "They should make sure it accurately reflects why they are actually returning the item", says Safdar. (more...)
Senate passes bill calling for Ottawa to back Trans Mountain | Regulatory Senate passes bill calling for Ottawa to back Trans Mountain | Regulatory
- May 26, 2018

Horgan and Moe, along with the leaders of Manitoba, Nunavut, Yukon and Northwest Territories emerged with a joint communique prioritizing key inter-provincial issues, but Alberta refused to sign because it did not contain stronger language in support of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. (more...)
Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before Utah crash, police say Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before Utah crash, police say
- May 26, 2018

On Thursday Tesla reached an agreement to settle a class action lawsuit filed by six Model S and Model X owners who alleged that the company's assistant driving Autopilot system was unusable and demonstrated it to be unsafe. Responding to the letter, a Tesla spokesperson issued the following statement: "The feedback that we get from our customers shows that they have a very clear understanding of what Autopilot is, how to properly use it, and what features it consists of". (more...)
President Trump Signs Biggest Rollback of Bank Rules Since Financial Crisis President Trump Signs Biggest Rollback of Bank Rules Since Financial Crisis
- May 26, 2018

At a time of intense political polarization, we have proven that we can work together to get things done for Main Street and the American people". "As a candidate, I pledged that we would rescue these community banks from Dodd-Frank, the disaster of Dodd-Frank, and now we are keeping that commitment", Trump said at the signing event in the Roosevelt Room. (more...)
Elon Musk Suggests Big Oil Is Behind Critical Media Coverage of Tesla Elon Musk Suggests Big Oil Is Behind Critical Media Coverage of Tesla
- May 26, 2018

The public no longer respects the media because of " holier-than-thou hypocrisy " and lies, he said . Because no ones believes you any more. Some of Musk's 21.8 million followers accused him of "trolling" the media, but the mogul hit back at accusations that he was like Trump. (more...)
Boy missing 3 months 'likely' found dead; stepmom in custody Boy missing 3 months 'likely' found dead; stepmom in custody
- May 26, 2018

Ramsay says Marshburn contacted police. Thursday morning, Mashburn says he woke up ready to find the boy who'd been missing since February 17. His disappearance led to numerous searches by police and community volunteers. Glass was acquitted in May of a child endangerment charge after authorities say she smoked marijuana before driving with her 1-year-old daughter in the auto. (more...)
Netflix Worth More Than Comcast, Closes In On Disney Netflix Worth More Than Comcast, Closes In On Disney
- May 26, 2018

Shares of Netflix closed up 1.3% for the day, to $349.29 per share. Netflix's sales are forecast to grow 38 percent to $16.1 billion this year, based on analysts' estimates, as the company signs up more customers for its global on-demand video service. (more...)
Criminal investigation into Bitcoin price manipulation launched by Justice Department Criminal investigation into Bitcoin price manipulation launched by Justice Department
- May 26, 2018

Federal prosecutors, Bloomberg adds, are working with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission ( CFTC ), a financial regulator, on the investigation. In April, Gemini announced a partnership with Nasdaq to fight cryptocurrency trading fraud on its platform. John Griffin, a University of Texas finance professor who has studied manipulation said: "There's very little monitoring of manipulative trading, spoofing and wash trading ". (more...)
Millions Of Americans Hitting The Roads, Skies For Memorial Day Weekend Millions Of Americans Hitting The Roads, Skies For Memorial Day Weekend
- May 26, 2018

Overall, gas prices ticked up slightly across the state just ahead of the long weekend. According to GasBuddy, a gas price tracking website, consumers nationwide are expected to pay $2.95 per gallon through the holiday weekend, a 50 cent increase from the same time previous year. (more...)
Combative tweetstorm from Tesla CEO Elon Musk prompts confusion, scrutiny Combative tweetstorm from Tesla CEO Elon Musk prompts confusion, scrutiny
- May 26, 2018

Is it just another Musk prank, or is he actually serious about the idea? In said meltdown, he went after the press, suggesting he might create a system to rate the media and name the site Pravda-which was the official newspaper of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, and is today run by the Communist Party of the Russian Federation. (more...)
Talos finds new VPNFilter malware hitting 500K IoT devices, mostly in Ukraine Talos finds new VPNFilter malware hitting 500K IoT devices, mostly in Ukraine
- May 25, 2018

From the image downloaded, the malware extracts an IP address embedded in the image's EXIF metadata that is used as a "listener" for the malware to receive instructions to initiate stage two. The researchers have said VPNFilter could be used to conduct a large-scale destructive attack by using the "kill" command, which would render some or all of the physical devices unusable. (more...)
Oil falls on shock USA stock builds, OPEC supply worries Oil falls on shock USA stock builds, OPEC supply worries
- May 25, 2018

OPEC agreed to slash the output by 1.2 million barrels per day from January 1. 2018 Energy Market Report Download your report to see how battery tech and oil markets will do this year. However, we saw some profit booking in crude oil prices in past few sessions where prices lost more than 4% from their highs. The EIA estimated gasoline inventories had gone up by 1.9 million barrels, with average daily production at over 10 million barrels. (more...)
Rollout Of EU's 'Sweeping' Change In Data Protection Rules Stirs Confusion Rollout Of EU's 'Sweeping' Change In Data Protection Rules Stirs Confusion
- May 25, 2018

For the first time, EU data protection law will apply to companies with no business establishment in the EU when they either monitor the behaviour of EU residents or offer goods or services to them. Long-awaited General Data Protection Regulation comes into effect from today, a fact confirmed by the swamping of email inboxes with GDPR-related subscription requests, sowing a mixture of fear, confusion and obliviousness. (more...)
Self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, didn't brake Self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, didn't brake
- May 25, 2018

The vehicle had a safety driver in the front seat at the time, but an on-board camera and the NTSB suggest the driver was too late - attempting to grab the steering wheel "less than a second before impact and began braking less than a second after impact". (more...)
Russian military missile downed MH17 passenger jet in 2014, investigators say Russian military missile downed MH17 passenger jet in 2014, investigators say
- May 25, 2018

The Malaysian airliner flight MH17 was brought down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard and sharply raising the stakes in a conflict between Kiev and pro-Moscow rebels in which Russian Federation and the West back opposing sides. (more...)
Trump welcomes North Korea's Trump welcomes North Korea's "warm" response, after canceling summit
- May 25, 2018

Pyongyang's immediate reaction to the sudden U-turn was conciliatory. First Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye Gwan called Trump's decision "unexpected" and "regrettable". "There they waited for three days", Pottinger said. The North Koreans never showed up. The news Thursday took many by surprise - including North and South Korean officials - and fuelled concerns about the future of a rapprochement that has had many hoping for peace on the divided peninsula. (more...)
North Korea, US Still Talking Despite Canceled Summit North Korea, US Still Talking Despite Canceled Summit
- May 25, 2018

The White House viewed North Korea's objection to the latest US-South Korean joint military exercise - and its recent cancellation of a meeting with the South Koreans - as a breach of its commitments leading up to the summit. It was personally addressed to Mr Kim. Mr Trump said he had been "very much looking forward" to meeting Mr Kim. In a letter to Mr Kim announcing his decision to back away from the June 12 summit, Mr Trump pointed to America's vast military might and warned the ... (more...)
Trump Posthumously Pardons Boxer Jack Johnson Trump Posthumously Pardons Boxer Jack Johnson
- May 25, 2018

Wilder says he understands the irony of Johnson - who died in a 1946 auto crash - being pardoned by a president who some have called racist himself. In 1920, he returned to the USA and served almost a year in jail. Trump said Johnson had served 10 months in prison for what many view as a racially-motivated injustice and described his decision as an effort "to correct a wrong in our history". (more...)
USA Gymnastics CEO to apologize to abuse victims USA Gymnastics CEO to apologize to abuse victims
- May 25, 2018

The Nassar scandal rocked American gymnastics and led to the resignation of the entire board of USA Gymnastics and CEO Steve Penny. Perry, who took over the non-profit that governs the sport after its previous president resigned under fire, will appear before a congressional subcommittee investigating the ability of the Olympic movement to protect athletes from predators. (more...)
Pakistan, England to clash in first Test match at Lord's today Pakistan, England to clash in first Test match at Lord's today
- May 24, 2018

England captain Joe Root has won the toss and chosen to bat in the first Test against Pakistan in overcast conditions at Lord's. Asad Shafiq , babar Azam, Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Shadab Khan , Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Abbas. (more...)
Trump administration considers tariff on cars Trump administration considers tariff on cars
- May 24, 2018

The threat of tariffs could also be a useful bargaining chip, as the US tries to negotiate new trade agreements with Japan, Mexico, Canada, and the European Union. While the domestic steel and aluminum industries have been hard-hit by foreign competition, domestic automakers have largely held their own in recent years. (more...)
Rochdale M&S to remain open as retailer announces further store closures Rochdale M&S to remain open as retailer announces further store closures
- May 23, 2018

The nine stories proposed for closure are set to enter a consultation period with their 626 affected employees. Since turnround specialist Archie Norman was named M&S chairman a year ago, however, the pace of restructuring has increased. (more...)
RBSE 12th Results 2018 Rajasthan Board announced on rajeduboard RBSE 12th Results 2018 Rajasthan Board announced on rajeduboard
- May 23, 2018

More than 826,200 students enrolled for Class 12 exams and out of which 42,665 students registered in commerce stream, 246,254 in science and 5,37,359 in humanities. With the promulgation of the Rajasthan Secondary Education Act in 1957, this Board was set up in Jaipur on 4th Dec 1957. The results would be made available on a link on the websites. (more...)
Battlefield V Teaser Suggests World War II With British Theme Battlefield V Teaser Suggests World War II With British Theme
- May 23, 2018

Guru3D reiterated the same sentiment when it pointed out that the old style pilot glasses of the character could be from the Second World War . Ever since it was revealed that a new " Battlefield " is in the works, there have been disparate speculations regarding the new game's setting. (more...)
Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Philip Roth dies at 85 Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Philip Roth dies at 85
- May 23, 2018

Notes the L.A. Times, "Readers made " Portnoy's Complaint " a bestseller, and the income from the book, combined with the movie rights to 'Goodbye, Columbus , ' gave Roth the financial freedom to quit his teaching job at the University of Pennsylvania and devote himself to writing full time". (more...)
Trump fumes over FBI's use of informant during campaign Trump fumes over FBI's use of informant during campaign
- May 23, 2018

There have been whispers and reports for months that the president might fire Rosenstein over his handling of the special counsel-led Russian Federation probe. Since the investigation began, Mueller has built a criminal case against Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort while former Trump deputy Rick Gates struck a plea deal in March in addition to agreeing to testify. (more...)
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg faces EU Parliament over data scandal Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg faces EU Parliament over data scandal
- May 23, 2018

Zuckerberg said investments in security would significantly impact Facebook's profitability, but "keeping people safe will always be more important than maximising our profits". "Is the only way to prevent Facebook from collecting my data to avoid the internet altogether?" Some EU lawmakers asked how Zuckerberg views the competitive landscape, questioning whether it's a monopoly and if it needs breaking up. (more...)
Michael Bay And Ryan Reynolds Are Making a Netflix Movie Together Michael Bay And Ryan Reynolds Are Making a Netflix Movie Together
- May 23, 2018

Which deleted scenes from the Deadpool 2 extended cut are you looking forward to the most? SPOILER ALERT: This post includes major plot points for Deadpool 2 . Obligatory references to past Marvel movies, especially the "X-Men" films, received forced chuckles from the audience because light-hearted jokes and banter qualifies as knee-slapping humor, apparently. (more...)
Ariana Grande sends love to fans on Manchester bombing anniversary Ariana Grande sends love to fans on Manchester bombing anniversary
- May 23, 2018

Twenty-two people were killed and hundreds injured when a suicide bomber detonated a device shortly after an Ariana Grande concert at the city-centre venue. Instead 100 pedestrians and a handful of transport police who rushed to the scene improvised, with T-shirts for tourniquets and crush barriers for stretchers. (more...)
Kumaraswamy to take oath as chief minister of Karnataka on Wednesday Kumaraswamy to take oath as chief minister of Karnataka on Wednesday
- May 23, 2018

Clarifying that he was not becoming the Chief Minister for the second time for the sake of power, the JD-S leader said that he accepted the Congress offer to head the coalition government to work for the people's welfare. In fact, the Chief Minister recently, during a press conference, predicted that Karnataka-like fractured verdict would be witnessed in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. (more...)

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