Irish government headquarters bombarded with apples protesting Apple tax break

In issuing the ruling, the EU's competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager said, "Tax rulings granted by Ireland have artificially reduced Apple's tax burden for over two decades, in breach of the European Union state aid rules". Both Apple and Ire... More..

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Carolina coast could be affected by 2 tropical systems

The NHC warned of 3 to 5 feet of storm surge possible from the Ochlockonee River to the Suwannee River and 2 to 4 feet or storm surge possible from Indian Pass to the Ochlockonee River. Meanwhile, Tropical...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Tropical Storm Hermine update

Should they be needed, 8,000 Florida National Guard troops are ready to be deployed, Scott said. It's expected to make landfall Thursday night or Friday morning. A tropical storm warning has been issued for...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Hackers Breach Election Systems in IL and Arizona

Overall we are very confident that everything will be fine come November. Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner says he is "concerned" about news that hackers were able to break into the Illinois State Board of Elec...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Apple CEO says European Union tax ruling 'total political crap' - Irish Independent

In a setback to United States tech giant Apple just before the much-awaited launch of its iPhone 7, the European Commission on Tuesday announced that Ireland must demand 13 billion euros in taxes from the Cup...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

EpiPen prices skyrocket along with drugmaker executive's pay

One cheaper product remains on the market, Adrenaclick . "The ER", Levin said. "All involved must also take steps to help meaningfully address the USA healthcare crisis, and we are committed to do our part to ...More..

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TTIP trade deal dealt another blow as Hollande questions timing

European Union trade commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem said on Tuesday that talks had not broken down and the aim was still to strike a deal before President Obama left office. Italy's trade and industry minist...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Myanmar's Suu Kyi kicks off peace conference with appeal for unity

Suu Kyi, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and the head of armed forces Gen. Min Aung Hlaing are scheduled to give speeches at the opening of the talks. Delegates are expected to meet every six months to discuss...More..

Pernod reports full year profit rise
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Pernod reports full year profit rise

Sales in its Americas region, dominated by the USA market, fell 9% in the quarter, while its Asia/Rest of World regions dropped 10% and sales fell 2% in Pernod's home region of Europe. Chief executive, Jean-Chr...More..

Hong Kong shares close at highest level since August 2015
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Hong Kong shares close at highest level since August 2015

Hong Kong stocks rose Thursday following a better-than-expected report on Chinese factory activity but Shanghai turned lower as the data fuelled fears authorities will now hold off unveiling fresh stimulus. Bar...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Dollar advances on expectations of US rate hike

Upbeat data released on Tuesday helped the dollar extend gains, with a consumer confidence index rising to an 11-month high in August. Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said Tuesday that incoming economic dat...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Russian Federation says it killed Islamic State leader Adnani in Syria

The Amaq news agency, considered the Islamic State's media outlet, tweeted that al-Adnani died while surveying military operations in the city of Aleppo, The Washington Post reported . As per the Islamic state...More..

Apple CEO: EU tax ruling total political crap
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Apple CEO: EU tax ruling total political crap

Cook said Apple was committed to expanding its operations in Ireland despite the ruling. It is by far the largest anti-competition penalty imposed on a company by the EU. He said anti-U.S. bias was "one reason ...More..

Tesla planning upgrade to semi-autonomous Autopilot system
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Tesla planning upgrade to semi-autonomous Autopilot system

Currently, the automaker's Autopilot system employs radar and cameras, but it does not use laser-based lidar, which are being used by some other autonomous systems. Tesla has repeatedly said that customers nee...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

More US counties to see Obama care marketplace monopoly

With less competition in the marketplace (and in some cases, no competition), enrollees and brokers are asking if the 9 percent estimation is no longer relevant. In another 31 percent of counties, only two will...More..

Salesforce third-quarter revenue forecast misses estimates
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Salesforce third-quarter revenue forecast misses estimates

Salesforce had $2.7 billion in total cash at the end of 2015. The company had revenue of $1.92 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1892.96 million. Following the release of the earni...More..

Dividend Alert Of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB)
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Dividend Alert Of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB)

The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.87% and the stock has fallen -0.9% in the past 1 week. Mandatum Life Insurance Co Ltd scooped up 1,951 additional shares in Campbell Soup Company during the...More..

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus

The talk of the town revolving these new iPhones is the latest Apple A1o chip and all that it is capable of doing. The last time Apple swapped a major port, replacing its decade-old iPod dock connector fo...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Saudi Children Killed in Yemen Cross-border Attack

Elsewhere, coalition airstrikes in the northern city of Saada killed 11 civilians, including women and children, Yemen's rebel-run news agency said. The Arab coalition has also stepped up its air raids in Yem...More..

Australia sues Volkswagen for millions over emissions cheating scandal
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Australia sues Volkswagen for millions over emissions cheating scandal

Michael Bartsch became Volkswagen Group Australia managing director in November, in the midst of the global emissions scandal. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC ) alleges that the Germ...More..