by | March 09, 2018 | 08:31

Two IT workers at the bureau were questioned over allegedly running an elaborate operation involving the use of the organisation's computers to mine cryptocurrencies, the ABC reported on Thursday. While it's not illegal to mine cryptocurrency per se, it could be considered an illegal use of government resources. The computational puzzles become progressively harder over time and require more and more processing power.

by | March 09, 2018 | 07:32

The Ninth Circuit disagreed. The ruling is a victory for environmental activists seeking to use the courts to force the Trump administration to issue regulations to phase out fossil fuels. "Our future is our choice and I believe the courts will stand with our constitutional rights". But now, Ms Olson said they have "the green light for trial", adding that the group will request a trial date later this year.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:08

Passengers who are heading to Sydney Airport this morning are being warned of MAJOR delays and to avoid the terminals (if they can ). Here are some photos people are posting on Twitter . Ms Olding said it wasn't clear how long it would take to fix and even airline staff were unable to proceed past the gates. A "screening issue" has locked down part of Brisbane Airport, just hours after thousands were stranded at Sydney Airport due to a technical fault.

by | March 09, 2018 | 05:27

According to the NWS, the strength of the winds and degree of coastal flooding from Quinn will not rise to the level of the nor'easter Long Island saw last weekend, although those issues will still be a factor, albeit to a lesser degree.

by | March 09, 2018 | 04:05

To understand whether buying a stock at a higher price is justified by its long-term return potential, it is necessary to keep the finger on the pulse of underlying fundamentals. A reading over 70 would indicate that the stock is overbought, and possibly overvalued. At the time of writing, the 14-day ADX for EAFE Value Index MSCI Ishares (EFV) is 32.25.

by | March 09, 2018 | 00:12

About 661,831 shares traded. Twin Securities Inc. owned about 0.36% of Scripps Networks Interactive worth $39,938,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Morgan Stanley maintained it with "Equal-Weight" rating and $90 target in Thursday, August 24 report. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of JNJ in report on Monday, March 14 to "Neutral" rating.

by | March 08, 2018 | 23:24

The companies said the combination will save $600 million due to administrative efficiencies. Garthwaite and Fiona Scott Morton, a professor of economics at the Yale School of Management, wrote an article on the topic last fall, arguing that recent consolidation among PBMs and a lack of transparency drive prices higher.

by | March 08, 2018 | 21:54

Barclays Public Limited Company has 47,791 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. About 754,772 shares traded. It has underperformed by 1.14% the S&P500. Robeco Institutional Asset Bv invested 0.23% in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $-0.32 earnings per share, up 11.11% or $0.04 from last year's $-0.36 per share.

by | March 08, 2018 | 21:34

The telecom ministry has given one-time opportunity for mobile service providers to opt for up to 16 installments apart from now permitted 10 installments. Reliance Jio accused incumbent operators of milking the sector using borrowed money while older players (Airtel, Vodafone and Idea ) blamed free voice and data offering by the Mukesh Ambani's telecom firm for bleeding the sector.

by | March 08, 2018 | 19:15

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has risen 20.68% since March 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.73% the S&P500. Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc increased Bb&T Corporation (BBT) stake by 159.07% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

by | March 08, 2018 | 18:57

In the third quarter, the economy grew by 2.3 percent quarter on quarter, demonstrating a resilience that suggested it was in better shape than most economists had previously thought. He indicated that government will be looking at expanding the list of zero-rated goods. Nene also said he would move swiftly to resolve "governance and operational failures" at state-owned enterprises, particularly in Eskom.

by | March 08, 2018 | 18:30

He is followed by three Emirati business moguls-Abdullah Al Ghurair, Majid Al Futtaim and Hussain Sajwani, with an estimated net worth of $5.9 billion, $4.6 billion and $4.1 billion respectively. The 87-year-old "Oracle of Omaha" is another perennial powerhouse on any "world's richest" list. Susanne Klatten, the richest woman in Germany, who owns 19.2 per cent of automaker BMW, is the third richest woman.

by | March 08, 2018 | 17:52

There has also been no immediate comment from Pyongyang itself. Kim Jong-nam, the elder half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, died on February 13, 2017, on the way to hospital from the Kuala Lumpur airport. "The tragedy is the United States still does not know North Korea very well", KCNA stated. A group of high-level South Korean officials has left for North Korea for talks on North Korea's nuclear program and ways to help resume talks between Pyongyang and Washington .

by | March 08, 2018 | 13:35

New Pistons arrival Blake Griffin had tied it at 119-119 with 37.3 seconds left in overtime, but Detroit were unable to find the go-ahead score. Down two with just 10 seconds left, DeRozan saw an opening, and rather than waiting for the clock to wind down for the last shot of the game, he dashed down the court and slammed the ball home, drawing a foul and absolutely posterizing Anthony Tolliver in the process.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:25

The International Energy Agency (IEA) now thinks that the US could become the world's largest oil producer as early as this year, beating Russian Federation by producing more than 11 million barrels per day. Brent crude futures for May delivery fell $1.45 to settle at $64.34 a barrel, a 2.20 percent loss. "However, I don't believe that this strength will be long-lived with rising USA production and a strengthening dollar", said Phillip Streible, senior market strategist at RJO Futures in ...

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:32

Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt invested in 1.84M shares. Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE:BXP) has declined 2.18% since March 7, 2017 and is downtrending. (NYSE:SHLX)'s stock was -16.47%. The stock has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, January 30. (NASDAQ:HDS) rating on Thursday, June 2.

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:07

The new statement marks the latest effort by the SEC to apply federal securities laws to the rapidly growing cryptocurrency sector. SEC thinks that many crypto exchanges that swap digital currencies for cash or other coins lie under the "exchange" umbrella, as defined by federal securities laws.

by | March 08, 2018 | 10:26

Besides looking at India and China, Kalanick will invest in real estate and e-commerce. The fund will focus on passions, investments, ideas and big bets. In January, he reportedly sold nearly one-third of his stake in Uber for $1.4bn to Japan's SoftBank Group. Kalanick, who co-founded Uber almost a decade ago, was ousted from his ride-hailing company after a tumultuous period past year.

by | March 08, 2018 | 09:50

It has outperformed by 5.75% the S&P500. Macquarie Group Ltd decreased its stake in Express Scripts Hldg Co ( ESRX ) by 5.35% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, November 1 report. The company was maintained on Friday, July 7 by Jefferies.

by | March 08, 2018 | 09:29

McDonald's is flipping its logo on all its digital channels to celebrate International Women's Day on Thursday. "Patricia, Kerri and Nicole her daughters represent the hardworking and dedicated women we have in our system", the Oak Brook, Ill-based fast food company said.