• Patriots' MIchael Floyd sentenced to jail after extreme DUI plea
Patriots' MIchael Floyd sentenced to jail after extreme DUI plea

The court-directed alcohol program will require Floyd to serve a certain number of educational hours, which will be determined after a screening. The extreme DUI charge wasn't the only one he was facing, but six additional charges were dropped when he put in the guilty plea .

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  • Cisco Systems' (CSCO) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group
Cisco Systems' (CSCO) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group

According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Cisco Systems, Inc.is 11.41 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 11.97 Billion. Excluding the divestiture of the SP Video CPE business, revenue declined by 2% year over year. Following a recent rally, Cisco's share price is now trading around the highest level since 2007. The remaini...

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  • Michael Flynn quits as national security adviser
Michael Flynn quits as national security adviser

Flynn had eroded to the point that [Trump] felt he had to make a change". She highlighted troubling reports that Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discussed sensitive national security matters this past weekend as patrons at the president's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida looked on.

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  • Bridge Report Finds Nearly 56000 Bridges Still Need Attention
Bridge Report Finds Nearly 56000 Bridges Still Need Attention

Almost 56,000 bridges nationwide, which vehicles cross 185 million times a day, are structurally deficient, a bridge construction group announced Wednesday. Black says the data shows 28 percent of bridges (173,919) are over 50 years old and have never had any major reconstruction work in that time. "It is outdated, overused, underfunded and in desp...

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  • Teva Pharma Q4 Profit Beats Estimates; Reaffirms 2017 Non-GAAP Guidance
Teva Pharma Q4 Profit Beats Estimates; Reaffirms 2017 Non-GAAP Guidance

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited's revenue was up 15.3% compared to the same quarter past year. However its lowest revenue estimates are $6B and highest revenue estimates are $6.42B. "We are here to fix what is not working, we will leave no stone unturned", interim CEO Yitzhak Peterburg said on Monday after the company reported higher than ex...

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  • 'Fifty Shades Darker' movie review; Erotic flick that went totally wrong
'Fifty Shades Darker' movie review; Erotic flick that went totally wrong

Fifty Shades Darker stars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in the lead roles, supported by Marcia Gay Harden, Rita Ora, Bella Heathcote. There's some really bad news in store for EL James fans. "Actively tiresome and astoundingly flaccid", the review continues, "the monotonously dreary, everlasting humdrum BDSM fan fiction franchise can ne...

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  • Trump attacks McCain over criticism of outcome of Yemen raid
Trump attacks McCain over criticism of outcome of Yemen raid

That prompted White House spokesman Sean Spicer to call out McCain, saying Wednesday that anyone critical of the raid "does disservice to the life of Chief Ryan Owens" - which, of course, isn't true, either. He also said a Yemeni call for a halt to US special operations is "not true". "Just look at the mess our country is in - bogged down in confli...

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  • Utah now ranks 14th nationally in solar industry jobs
Utah now ranks 14th nationally in solar industry jobs

In Texas, there are 9,396 solar jobs and more than 260,000 solar jobs in the nation. Employers polled in the census expect another 10 percent increase this year, for a total of 286,335 solar workers. The census found that 9 percent of solar-industry workers nationwide are veterans, compared with 7 percent of the overall USA workforce. ...

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  • Ryanair profits see surprise fall in third quarter as Brexit bites
Ryanair profits see surprise fall in third quarter as Brexit bites

The low-priced airline said fares had fallen by 17% to an average of €33 per passenger in the last three months of 2016 as it expanded in European markets. Ryanair still expects to see a modest increase in profits for the current financial year but said this "heavily depends on the absence of any unforeseen security events".

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  • Wall Street Poised to Profit Under Trump
Wall Street Poised to Profit Under Trump

The two executive actions would not take effect immediately, but rather ask federal agencies to review options to cancel existing or proposed regulations, a senior White House official told reporters in a briefing Thursday. "We expect to be cutting a lot out of Dodd Frank, because frankly I have so many people, friends of mine, that have nice busin...

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  • Australia-US refugee deal remains alive
Australia-US refugee deal remains alive

In return, Australia would take refugees from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. But White House spokesman Sean Spicer has said , despite the President's misgivings about the "dumb" deal , it remained alive. Rucker said Trump " didn't let diplomatic niceties get in the way of how he felt about that refugee policy ", and tbh, we're not sure ...

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  • Mexico border wall to be finished in 2 yrs - DHS secretary
Mexico border wall to be finished in 2 yrs - DHS secretary

Kelly, who will oversee the wall's planning and construction, said that the Trump administration officials "already have the authority" under existing law to start the project. After an global backlash caused by President Trump barring travel into the USA from seven majority-Muslim countries, General Kelly defended his boss.

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  • Trump Adviser Peter Thiel Faces Scrutiny Over New Zealand Citizenship
Trump Adviser Peter Thiel Faces Scrutiny Over New Zealand Citizenship

Documents released by New Zealand officials and first reported by The New York Times on Wednesday confirmed that Thiel was granted special permission to become a citizen after he pledged to "devote a significant amount of my time and resources to the people and businesses of New Zealand".

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  • Indian techies, students in United States could face tough times
Indian techies, students in United States could face tough times

He said that most of the queries are from those who have completed three years in the U.S., after which an H1B visa extension is required, and those who are approaching the six-year period and are unsure about whether they will get a visa extension.

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  • Vodafone confirms talks about merger
Vodafone confirms talks about merger

The current market leader is Bharti Airtel with 33 per cent revenue market share. "It is inevitable now with high cost of managing telecom network", says Rajan Mathews, director general, Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI). The merger move is seen as a clear step by both companies to take on growing competition from rivals such as Bharti...

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  • Trump set to move on Mexican border wall
Trump set to move on Mexican border wall

Mr Trump appeared to try to defuse the spat between the two countries on Friday, saying: "Great respect for Mexico, I love the Mexican people". Relations have been frayed since Mr Trump launched his campaign in 2015, characterising Mexican migrants as "murderers and rapists" and pledging to build a wall that he said Mexico would pay for.

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  • Diageo to reallocate marketing spend to underinvested brands to drive 'future profit'
Diageo to reallocate marketing spend to underinvested brands to drive 'future profit'

Operating profit, which excludes exceptional items, in the half year increased to GBP2.07 billion from GBP1.72 billion, boosted by a 339 basis points improvement in operating margin. Diageo's Scotch brands account for more than 25% of the company's sales and grew 6% during the six-month period, an improvement over the previous year's 1% sales gain...

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  • NAR: Existing-Home Sales In 2016 Reached Highest Rate In A Decade
NAR: Existing-Home Sales In 2016 Reached Highest Rate In A Decade

It was the highest figure since 2006, when 6.48 million total existing homes were sold, the NAR said . But, there are problems still. As of the end of December, existing-home sales were at an annual rate of 5.45 million, thus surpassing the 5.25 million recorded in 2015, NAR says.

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  • Essilor acquiring Ray-Ban producer
Essilor acquiring Ray-Ban producer

Combined, the two companies have an annual 15 billion euro turnover and employ almost 140,000 people. Mr Del Vecchio will also take up the role of chief executive and executive chairman of the merged company, which will be listed in Paris.

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  • Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), Sphere 3D Corp. (NASDAQ:ANY)
Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), Sphere 3D Corp. (NASDAQ:ANY)

The company had revenue of $21635.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $21038.91 million. The company reached its 52-Week high of $2 on Feb 9, 2016 and 52-Week low of $0.18 on Dec 20, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Jan 3, 2017 to "Equal Weight", Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 26 from a previou...

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