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Business Software glitch causes check-in delays at airports worldwide
Author: 0 Software glitch causes check-in delays at airports worldwide

Madrid-based Amadeus said its Altea booking software experienced a network problem Thursday morning but that the problem had been fixed. A spokesman for Gatwick airport said just "a couple" of its airlines were affected - without identifying which - and that the systems were only down for a couple of minutes before being resolved.

Business Roku Stock Rises in Market Debut
Author: 0 Roku Stock Rises in Market Debut

Blue Apron, of course, was hit hard by Amazon's ( AMZN - Free Report ) mega deal to acquire organic grocer Whole Foods, and the investor skepticism that followed. Anthony Wood, Roku's founder and CEO, appeared on CNBC's Squawk Box to discuss the IPO and the company's ambitions. "There is a huge opportunity to become the next generation advanced TV ad platform".

Business Monument menacing suspect possibly linked to murder of 2 IN teens
Author: 0 Monument menacing suspect possibly linked to murder of 2 IN teens

Indiana State Police say they haven't "definitively" connected Nations to the murders but are continuing the investigation. Their bodies were discovered the following day. Police in July released a "composite drawing" of a man they believe is behind the murders, created based on "information received during the course of this ongoing investigation".

Author: 0 China takes issue with Japan over N. Korea; calls Abe 'belligerent'

South Korea and the USA insist it is only to curb North Korea's missile threats. Asked if China had a plan to respond to an emergency in North Korea, such as securing nuclear and missile sites, Chinese defense ministry spokesman Wu Qian said, "Military means can not become an option", and urged talks to resolve the issue."The Chinese military will make all necessary preparations to protect the country's sovereignty and security and regional peace and stability", he added, without ...

Business Twitter explains why President Trump's North Korea tweet wasn't removed
Author: 0 Twitter explains why President Trump's North Korea tweet wasn't removed

Park said President Moon told the meeting that Washington and Seoul agreed that pressure needed to be applied to North Korea, with the door to talks still open. officials to get a sense of the Trump administration's thinking. Revere said his best guess for why the North Koreans were doing this was because they were "puzzled by the unconventional way that President Trump has been handling the North Korea issue" and were eager to use "informal and unofficial meetings to gain a better ...

Business Suntrust Banks Inc. Buys Shares of 46359 Carnival Corporation (CUK)
Author: 0 Suntrust Banks Inc. Buys Shares of 46359 Carnival Corporation (CUK)

The fund owned 714,864 shares of the company's stock after acquiring an additional 14,034 shares during the quarter. Carnival Corporation's ROA is now valued at 7.00% * with a ROI value of 9.40% *. now owns 12,556,454 shares of the company's stock worth $613,006,000 after buying an additional 410,323 shares in the last quarter. The stock declined 1.65% or $1.08 reaching $64.24 on the news.

Business Pitbull praised for Puerto Rico jet loan
Author: 0 Pitbull praised for Puerto Rico jet loan

Instead, on Twitter he blamed the island for its problems, as if residents allowed a Category 4 hurricane to ravage their homes to spite him. Rivero-Bello said there's a feeling that not enough is being done for Puerto Rico. "Whether it's their IEP records; whether it's their immunizations; that's one thing we're in active discussion about: how do we get them enrolled as quickly as possible", he said.

Business Uber to defend business model at United Kingdom tribunal on worker rights
Author: 0 Uber to defend business model at United Kingdom tribunal on worker rights

Its approach to explaining the use of Greyball in London - software that could be used to block regulatory bodies from gaining full access to the app and prevent officials from undertaking regulatory or law enforcement duties. The Independent Workers of Great Britain (IWGB) trade union is representing the drivers, and staged a demonstration in central London. But judges disagreed, saying: The notion that Uber in London is a mosaic of 30,000 small businesses linked by a common "platform" is ...

Business Nike earnings slump 22% in first quarter
Author: 0 Nike earnings slump 22% in first quarter

Including today's unusual volume, NIKE, Inc .'s stock is performing at 5.65% on the year. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website .

Business Lyft Teams Up With Ford on Self-Driving Cars Test
Author: 0 Lyft Teams Up With Ford on Self-Driving Cars Test

The two have entered a partnership created to allow Ford's vehicles to communicate with the ride-sharing company's app, said Sherif Marakby, Ford's vice president for autonomous vehicles and electrification, who worked briefly at Lyft's rival Uber.

Business AFTER HOURS: Twitter, Micron Technology, Nike Inc and more
Author: 0 AFTER HOURS: Twitter, Micron Technology, Nike Inc and more

The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $41.83. Earnings per share (EPS) came in at US$2.02 against the$1.83 expected by Wall Street. Moreover, Creative Planning has 0.02% invested in Micron Technology, Inc . Insider ownership during the latest quarter decreased by a net of 99714 shares, indicating that MU's key executives are feeling more bearish about the stock than they did three months ago.

Business Sonic Discloses That Hackers Breached Customers' Credit Cards
Author: 0 Sonic Discloses That Hackers Breached Customers' Credit Cards

KrebsOnSecurity said the first signs of the breach came last week, after a number of fraudulent transactions were found on cards that had all been previously used at an Oklahoma City-based Sonic . "We are working to understand the nature and scope of this issue", the statement reads. According to Sonic's website , the chain operates more than 3,500 Sonic restaurants in 44 states.

Business S'pore is 5th most visited city globally
Author: 0 S'pore is 5th most visited city globally

Overall, worldwide overnight visitors to the top 10 destination cities rose past year. Six of the top 10 cities visited by tourists were in Asia: joining Bangkok and Dubai were Singapore (13.11 million visitors); Seoul (12.39 million visitors); Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (11.28 million visitors); and Tokyo (11.15 million visitors).

Business Revenue Approximations Analysis: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)
Author: 0 Revenue Approximations Analysis: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) has risen 30.43% since September 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 102.63% the S&P500. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.10. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) Cheap From Peers? The insider COLELLA GERARD G sold 10,000 shares worth $686,060. Another trade for 7,802 shares valued at $244,125 was sold by Walker Karen .

Business Red Hat, Inc. (NASDAQ:RHT) Expected To Report Earnings On Monday
Author: 0 Red Hat, Inc. (NASDAQ:RHT) Expected To Report Earnings On Monday

On September 13 JMP Securities left the company rating at "Market Outperform" but raised the price target from $81.00 to $122.00. Red Hat's share price was up almost 5 percent in late trading. Whereas long-term trend followers generally uses SMA200 and most investors will look for a cross above or below this average to represent if the stock is in a bullish or bearish trend.

Business Weakened Angela Merkel faces challenges in reshaping Europe
Author: 0 Weakened Angela Merkel faces challenges in reshaping Europe

The Social Democrats (SPD) scored their worst numbers in a German general election since 1949 , netting only 20.5 percent of the vote. That arrangement is unlikely to continue because, in order to undermine the SPD, Merkel's milquetoast Christian Democrats have moved to the left.

Business The Fed doesn't understand the causes of inflation: Larry Kudlow
Author: 0 The Fed doesn't understand the causes of inflation: Larry Kudlow

She's giving a speech on "Inflation, Uncertainty, and Monetary Policy". "My colleagues and I may have misjudged the strength of the labor market, the degree to which longer-run inflation expectations are consistent with our inflation objective or even the fundamental forces driving inflation", Yellen said .

Business Georgetown Law Students Respond To Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Visit
Author: 0 Georgetown Law Students Respond To Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Visit

Sessions announced in his speech that the Department of Justice would begin to take a more active role in cases regarding free speech on college campuses. Protesters, including faculty members, lined up outside the attorney general's event at Georgetown, at one point dropping to one knee, a reference to the growing NFL National Anthem protests.

Business Sold! 'Tennis ball-sized' diamond fetches $66M at auction
Author: 0 Sold! 'Tennis ball-sized' diamond fetches $66M at auction

Lesedi La Rona , which means " our light " in the local Tswana language is the biggest diamond ever discovered at the Karowe mine, which is known to regularly deliver exceptionally rare and big stones. Graff Diamonds is now the owner of the Lesedi La Rona as well as the 373 carat diamond, purchased earlier this year, which formed part of the original stone.

Business Alstom to pay special dividend in Siemens rail merger
Author: 0 Alstom to pay special dividend in Siemens rail merger

France's Alstom and Germany's Siemens are poised to announce a merger of their rail assets, media reports say. The two businesses are largely complementary in terms of activities and geographies. Bombardier (TSX:BBD.B) didn't immediately respond to the merger of its rivals. The deal is seen as an effort by the European companies to head off tougher competition from massive Chinese railmaker CRRC Corp., which is competing for global infrastructure deals, and has annual sales of about $36 ...

Business Jaguar Land Rover looking to buy new luxury brand
Author: 0 Jaguar Land Rover looking to buy new luxury brand

Land Rover could soon ditch its off-road pedigree and focus on road-going dynamics. In the 1950's, the name belonged to a short-lived experimental model between the original Land Rover and Rover cars. Top of page: Range Rover Evoque prepared by Vossen Wheels. At JLR electrification plans, in 2014, Wolfgang Ziebart, the then group engineering director hinted predicted that the market for EVs has going to split into inner city vehicles and a second or third auto for a wealthy family.

Business Equifax CEO Richard Smith is out after massive internet breach
Author: 0 Equifax CEO Richard Smith is out after massive internet breach

Over 143 million Americans' personal credit records, including name, address, social security number, date of birth and credit history were exposed in the data breach , the company previously announced . "There will be consequences". Equifax is still in the process of trying to figure out how it's going to even begin to fix the absolute disaster that it caused.

Business SPDR Bbg Barclays Issuer Scored Corporate Bond ETF (CBND): Numbers in Focus
Author: 0 SPDR Bbg Barclays Issuer Scored Corporate Bond ETF (CBND): Numbers in Focus

People who become overconfident in their abilities may be faced with a harsh reality when the market shifts and momentum builds to the downside. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. If price is trending higher and MFI is decreasing over that period, a market top may occur. Figuring out how to best deal with fluctuations can help the investor's mindset.

Business Japan's Abe calls snap election
Author: 0 Japan's Abe calls snap election

Abe announced that he meant to dissolve parliament's lower house on Thursday, with local media reports suggesting that a new general election will be held on October 22nd. However, the strengthening of social security programs can hardly be called a politically divisive issue. Opposition parties have criticised Mr Abe's expected decision, arguing there is no reason for an early dissolution of the lower chamber before the current term expires in December 2018 and describing the move as an ...

Author: 0 Mata warns Man Utd teammates of hard CSKA challenge

The loss of Fellaini compounds the weakness in a Manchester United midfield already without the injured Paul Pogba and Michael Carrick . The Belgian midfielder did not travel for the Group A game in Moscow after being caught on the back of his ankle by Shane Long during United's 1-0 win at Southampton on Saturday.

Business Uber Threatens To Cease Operations In Quebec Over New Regulations
Author: 0 Uber Threatens To Cease Operations In Quebec Over New Regulations

While the company tries to save that license (a move bound to be noticed by other cities, should London's demands be met), Uber is playing hardball with the entire Canadian province of Quebec and saying it will cease operations there by mid-October unless new training rules are rescinded.

Business NBC's 'Sunday Night Football' Ratings Take Hit Amid Player Protests
Author: 0 NBC's 'Sunday Night Football' Ratings Take Hit Amid Player Protests

For the first three " Monday Night Football " games shown on ESPN , viewership slipped 5 percent from the 11.79 million last year to 11.23 million this year, Nielsen said. Roughly 23 percent of NFL players did not stand during the national anthem. President Donald Trump began railing against the protests, what is becoming known as the #TakeTheKnee movement, Friday at a speech in Huntsville, Ala., where he was campaigning for Sen.

Business Imagination agrees a £550m sale to Chinese investment fund
Author: 0 Imagination agrees a £550m sale to Chinese investment fund

Imagination, which designs the graphics processors used in smartphones and other electronic devices, put itself up for sale in June after Apple , its biggest customer and one of its main shareholders, said it would stop using its graphics technology in the iPhone and other new products by 2019.