Samsung flags record profits despite Galaxy Note fiasco & corruption probe

The quarterly dividend will be 7,000 won a share. The figure was the largest except Samsung's record high of 10.16 trillion won in operating profit, which was tallied in the third quarter of 2013. "Against this backdrop, the company will strive to ... More..

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Galaxy S8 helps Samsung bounce back from Note 7 fiasco

Samsung's flagship smartphone business had a relatively lackluster quarter, with revenues declining by about 11% year-over-year to $23.5 billion and operating margins contracting by about 530 bps to 8.8%, amid ...More..

Dead Space 2 and 3 Xbox One Backward Compatibility announced
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Dead Space 2 and 3 Xbox One Backward Compatibility announced

Though the original game joined the program back in March 2016, this allows the "circle" to be complete as it were, with the superior sequel, Dead Space 2 , featuring more varied enemies and multiplayer option...More..

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Facebook Live Shows Thai Husband Killing a Baby and Himself

Police said they believe the killing was motivated by a "family feud" and that the father was unhappy with his wife's child from another relationship. Another murder has been broadcast on Facebook Live , about...More..

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Most Active Stock: Regions Financial Corporation (RF)

The company is expected to report earnings of $0.24 a share for the next quarter. "Apart from this, uncertainty related to potential policy changes under Donald Trump's administration make us apprehensive". The...More..

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Samsung posts biggest quarterly net profit since 2013

LG's television business booked a 382 billion won profit, as higher panel costs were offset by growing demand for larger-sized televisions that offer bigger margins. The flagship smartphone was scrapped as a re...More..

Bill Nye Rips CNN For Having Climate Change Skeptic On
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Bill Nye Rips CNN For Having Climate Change Skeptic On

Bill Nye may be the Science Guy, but is he the science guy we need? He argued that increased carbon dioxide was actually good for the environment, stating, "You can see the greening of the earth already, from t...More..

Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
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Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)

A number of other research firms have also recently commented on MS. This rating was issued on 3/29/17. HSBC Holdings plc assumed coverage on Morgan Stanley in a research report on Monday, December 5th. If you ...More..

Trump administration to brief full US Congress on North Korea policy
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Trump administration to brief full US Congress on North Korea policy

The meeting was set for one day after a North Korean holiday on Tuesday marking the 85th anniversary of the founding of its army. He said he only had 50% of the submarines he sought for the region - "We need mo...More..

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Limited Nintendo Switch Stock Available At Game Stop Right Now

There are even game coaches on board to give tips , tricks and training. The selection of new releases for the Nintendo Switch has been inconsistent at best since the console launched in March. The gam...More..

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Stock within Investors Screening: Geron Corporation's (GERN)

That puts the market capitalization at $404.2 mln. 2446583 shares were traded on Geron Corporation's last session. The stock has "Neutral" rating by BNP Paribas on Monday, February 6. The company reported reven...More..

Steve Stephens Kills Himself After Police Chase in Pennsylvania
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Steve Stephens Kills Himself After Police Chase in Pennsylvania

Acting on a tip, Pennsylvania State Police spotted Stephens, 37, in Erie County, in the state's northwest corner, and went after him. And he didn't want to wait for the fries, which is fine, but he took his six...More..

Veteran Bollywood actor Khanna dies aged 70
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Veteran Bollywood actor Khanna dies aged 70

He was suffering from advanced cancer of the bladder. The actor, who was born in a Punjabi family of textile merchants in Peshawar in 1946, chose Punjab to make his political debut in 1997 when he joined the ...More..

Steve Stephens' Undoing was a McDonald's Worker Who Held His Fries
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Steve Stephens' Undoing was a McDonald's Worker Who Held His Fries

Stephens uploaded video of himself shooting Godwin to his Facebook page. This undated photo provided by the Cleveland Police shows Steve Stephens. Stephens, a 37-year-old job counselor who worked with young p...More..

FCC head announces plan to undo net neutrality
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FCC head announces plan to undo net neutrality

Pai, a former lawyer for Verizon , has always been an opponent of net neutrality and has called the rules " heavy handed ". It prohibits ISPs from charging content providers for speedier delivery of their cont...More..

Macron urges skeptical French voters to show up
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Macron urges skeptical French voters to show up

Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader and candidate for French 2017 presidential election, attends a campaign rally in Nice, France, April 27, 2017. Marine Le Pen has gone fishing for...More..

South Korea's LG Elec reports best quarterly profit in nearly eight years
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South Korea's LG Elec reports best quarterly profit in nearly eight years

The firm's net profit in the January-March period reached KRW 835.7 billion ($739.4 million or roughly Rs. 4,725 crores), up 322 percent from KRW 198.1 billion in the same period a year ago, the company said i...More..

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F8 2017: Major Announcements From Day 1 of Facebook's Developer Conference

Facebook F8 is an annual conference held by Facebook for developers and entrepreneurs who develop products and provide services on the website. He also briefly acknowledged the "tragedy in Cleveland", in w...More..

Thai mother saw daughter's Facebook Live murder
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Thai mother saw daughter's Facebook Live murder

Somsak Khaosuwan from Thailand's Ministry of Digital Economy and Society told CNN. The murder in Phuket came less than two weeks after a man in Cleveland, Ohio, posted on Facebook a video of himself shooting ...More..

One Montana national monument affected by Trump's executive order
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

One Montana national monument affected by Trump's executive order

But others are arguing that Trump's order is the thing that should have never happened. President Donald Trump on Wednesday issued an executive order calling for a review of national monuments 100,000 acr...More..