by | April 12, 2018 | 07:17

While this recent development may have brought forth further doubts regarding Facebook and its user growth and engagement, along with more demand for a GDPR-type of regulation in the USA, we're still confident that the firm is more likely to endure the short-term impact of the data breach issue and at this point don't expect a significant long-term negative effect on Facebook's platform and operations.

by | April 12, 2018 | 06:41

The Fed released the document on Wednesday. "Several" Fed officials thought the Fed might have raise interest rates to a level that would act as a restraining factor for economic activity. "All participants agreed that the outlook for the economy beyond the current quarter had strengthened in recent months", the minutes said. Earlier on Wednesday, one of the Fed's key measures of consumer prices, the so-called core CPI, rose 2.1 percent year-on-year in March, the largest advance since ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 06:08

Across California, 250 members of the state's National Guard are conducting what the governor called "counterdrug missions", including the 55 at the border. Trump has taken credit for that decline, but in March the number of arrests and denials of entry at the Mexico border jumped to more than 50,000, the single-highest one-month total since the president took office.

by | April 12, 2018 | 05:39

The government usually refers to Rohingya Muslims as "Bengalis", a term that denies they belong to Buddhist-majority Myanmar and implying they are illegal migrants from Bangladesh. Bangladesh Myanmar signed a repatriation deal on November 23, 2017 and subsequently formed a Joint Working Group comprising of officials from Bangladesh and Myanmar on December 19 to facilitate and expedite the repatriation process.

by | April 12, 2018 | 05:09

Researchers with the nonprofit, nonpartisan group rank pesticide contamination in dozens of fruits and vegetables . After strawberries and spinach come nectarines, apples, grapes, peaches, cherries, pears, tomatoes, celery, potatoes and sweet bell peppers.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:16

FBI agents Monday raided Cohen's Manhattan office, home and hotel room as part of the investigation, seizing records about Cohen's clients and personal finances. "What all this indicates is that it is not a small resource decision [to undertake such a search]", says John Q. Barrett, a professor of law at St.

by | April 12, 2018 | 01:19

The Washington Post reported that Zuckerberg confirmed Facebook is working with Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling during the 2016 election. (In reality, Facebook raked in 20% of USA online ad revenue in 2017.) And it includes a line about citing competition with China as part of its argument: "Break Up FB?" Zuckerberg said that Facebook, which has been used to achieve connectivity, inclusivity and growth for small businesses, didn't "do enough to prevent these ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 01:16

Australian Hanna Dickenson reportedly told her parents that she needed 40,000 Australian dollars, about $31,000 USA dollars, to pay for an overseas cancer treatment. These are people who worked hard and dug into their own pockets'. It smacks of a Walter Mitty lifestyle. Her lawyer, Beverley Lindsay, argued against jail time, claiming her client had "turned her life around", the BBC reported.

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:30

Previous studies on a link between brain injury and dementia yielded contradictory results. A single severe TBI increased the risk of dementia by 35 per cent, while one mild TBI (concussion) increased the risk by 17 per cent. After adjusting for other risk factors including diabetes, heart disease, depression, and substance abuse, they found those with a history of TBI were more likely to be diagnosed with dementia.

by | April 11, 2018 | 08:44

A compromise draft resolution, prepared by Sweden and supported by Russian Federation, on the purported chemical attack in Syria's Douma was turned down by the UN Security Council on Tuesday. The U.S. and its allies in the global arena have already determined the guilty party, Nebenzia said, claiming they "were simply looking for a pretext" to take action against Bashar al-Assad.

by | April 11, 2018 | 06:34

The woman was telling her customers that the potions would make them pregnant. Myers then drove behind an abandoned warehouse, grabbed the woman by her neck, pulled her hair and said, "This is the rapist, (expletive)", Courtney said. For her services, patients paid $33 (Sh3300) in a country where the average monthly wage is around $48 (Sh4800). Serena Kataoka, the director of White Water Gallery says based on a 2011 study, less than 10 per cent of Wikipedia articles are edited by women.

by | April 11, 2018 | 06:22

Police reportedly found Mills covered in blood with a glove on her left hand when they responded to the scene of the crime. The driver told officers that the suspect is his ex-girlfriend, and "she was trying to get him in trouble so he would go to jail".

by | April 11, 2018 | 05:28

The other way of looking at it is to just say that the Sunrisers put in a virtually flawless all-round performance. Their batsmen didn't quite play the way they should have, and could only post 125/9 on the board in their allotted 20 overs.

by | April 11, 2018 | 05:19

The Knights scored a run on a wild pitch in the fifth, but the Lions got the run back in the bottom of the sixth. "We found it at school past year", Dunham designated hitter Benton Davis said of the shark. "We have several very young girls that are very good ballplayers", Crews said. We just weren't sure what we were going to have hitting-wise. Pagan kept Middlebury guessing at the plate all day, as she racked up 11 strikeouts.

by | April 11, 2018 | 03:38

The number of confirmed flu cases has dropped significantly in recent weeks, following a four week stretch of record breaking reports for flu in the First State. People at high risk of developing complications from flu include: those aged 65 and older; individuals with respiratory conditions such as asthma or emphysema; those with compromised immune systems or chronic conditions such as heart‚ kidney failure or diabetes; women in their second or third trimester of pregnancy and babies and ...

by | April 11, 2018 | 02:08

The chapter made the promise in a statement by its spokesman, Mr. Jacob Ogunseye, on Tuesday in Abuja, following Buhari's declaration on Monday that he would seek a second term , NAN reports. "We all must not be ignorant of the thorns and the journey that is ahead of us". "We must put an end to this inept leadership exemplified by President Buhari come 2019".

by | April 11, 2018 | 00:21

Fleming, Jr. During the investigation, Elliot was found to be in possession of child pornography involving juveniles under the age of 13 years old. For more information about Project Safe Childhood and for information about internet safety education go here .

by | April 10, 2018 | 22:07

Just to put things into perspective, you can buy a fully customized gold-plated Bugatti Veyron at just $10 million United States dollars. The company has revealed future plans to sell dedicated modules as condominiums in space, which owners will be able to live-in, rent or lease.

by | April 10, 2018 | 21:18

The FDA announced their decision after learning that some women were still not being adequately informed of the risks associated with Essure before implantation despite efforts to educate doctors and patients about these risks. These include perforation of the uterus and/or fallopian tubes, migration of inserts to the abdominal or pelvic cavity and persistent pain, among others.

by | April 10, 2018 | 21:05

The Prime Minister also dedicated the first phase of the factory to the nation. The Prime Minister's visit is a part of the concluding celebration of Champaran Satyagraha centenary launched by the Bihar Government in April a year ago. The Rs 20,000 crore project is expected to roll out a total of 800 high horsepower locos over a period of 11 years. Eleven projects worth over Rs 3,000 crore have been sanctioned in Bihar to stop the flow of dirty and untreated water from homes and factories ...