• Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI) Up on Discovery Merger Buzz
Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI) Up on Discovery Merger Buzz

According to Zacks, "Shares of Scripps Networks have underperformed the Zacks-categorized Broadcasting-Radio TV industry over the past one year". Discovery's stock is up more than 9 percent in after-hours trading, while shares of Scripps have risen more than 10 percent.

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  • Outrage as BBC Forced to Reveal Salaries of Highest Paid 'Stars'
Outrage as BBC Forced to Reveal Salaries of Highest Paid 'Stars'

Gary Lineker earned at least £1.75 million past year while Sue Barker, the highest earning female sports presenter at the was paid £349,999 at most. However, the reason for this has been revealed - and it's all down to either their salaries, or the company that they are being paid by. BBC Director General Lord Hall said he wanted to close ...

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  • Lucky Whitehead posts stolen dog Blitz is 'home safely'
Lucky Whitehead posts stolen dog Blitz is 'home safely'

Whitehead posted a short Snapchat video early Tuesday morning that showed Blitz reunited with his owner unharmed. The 25-year-old Whitehead told Dallas-area reporter Mike Fisher that he had never seen or heard of the rapper. "It's killing me. It hurts because I don't know how he's being treated". He said he was in Florida on July 9, whe...

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  • US Declares Iran complying on Nuclear Deal
US Declares Iran complying on Nuclear Deal

The Treasury Department on Tuesday blacklisted 18 individuals and entities for supporting Iran's military and Revolutionary Guards Corps, accusing them of trying to build ballistic missiles and steal USA computer software and of harassing US naval vessels.

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  • Bull Run Continues On Dalal Street; Sensex, Nifty Settle At Record Highs
Bull Run Continues On Dalal Street; Sensex, Nifty Settle At Record Highs

Mumbai: Markets continued their upward climb in afternoon trade with both Sensex and Nifty peaking a fresh all-time highs. In a message posted on its website, the NSE had said the cash market segment shall reopen at 1215 hours and end at 1222-1223 hours.

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  • Martial law 'till 2022? Only speaker's opinion - Palace
Martial law 'till 2022? Only speaker's opinion - Palace

But this early, the military is hinting military rule should not last until 2022 . He added: "I don't know the basis of our Speaker for calling the extension of martial law because extending this is a political decision". President Rodrigo Duterte , in his previous speeches, said that he would rely on the recommendation of the military whethe...

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  • Lewis joins elite company as Windies beat India in Twenty20
Lewis joins elite company as Windies beat India in Twenty20

Evin Lewis scored 125 against India during a T20I at Sabina Park . How to watch the India vs West Indies fourth ODI cricket game and live score in India? The rapport Dhoni and Kohli share once again came to forefront as Kohli stood firmly behind his predecessor after questions were raised over Dhoni's form following India's ODI series...

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  • Samsung Predicts Record Q2 Profit Amid Strong Chip Demand
Samsung Predicts Record Q2 Profit Amid Strong Chip Demand

Its semiconductor division - which is enjoying an all-time-high demand for memory chips - likely contributed the lion's share, coupled with a recovered mobile division thanks to strong sales of the Galaxy S8 series. Organic light-emitting diode panels were another major contributor. Samsung has a stranglehold on the market for the bendy, next-g...

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  • IL lotto winners may get IOUs from the state
IL lotto winners may get IOUs from the state

The Illinois state finances are in turmoil affecting the Powerball and Lottery business in the state which would ultimately lead to a suspension of them until the legislative assembly and the democratic government maintain some balance between the income and expense.

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  • Illinois Capitol Placed on Lockdown for About 2 Hours
Illinois Capitol Placed on Lockdown for About 2 Hours

In theory, the state reimbursing the purse accounts for the awards would free money that could be used to increase overnight purses, but details regarding how the money might be used and the mechanism for its distribution still were being ironed out Friday.

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  • AirAsia plane grounded in Australia after 'bird strike'
AirAsia plane grounded in Australia after 'bird strike'

Video footage captured by a passenger showed the plane loudly vibrating and shaking after what passenger Brenton Atkinson said sounded like a small explosion. Last week, another AirAsia flight, this time from Perth to Kuala Lumpur, experienced technical issues after about 90 minutes into its journey. 'I could see an orange light coming from the w...

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  • Petrol tanker and bulk carrier in 'major collision' in English Channel
Petrol tanker and bulk carrier in 'major collision' in English Channel

But British authorities in Dover have sent two patrol boats and two helicopters to the area. The oil tanker Seafrontier was involved in a collision with another ship in the Dover Straits. Nine crew were on board the Dover Severn class lifeboat City of London 2 and six on board the Ramsgate Trent class lifeboat, Esme Anderson. An oil tanke...

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  • Sony Music Is Ready To Make Vinyl Records In Japan
Sony Music Is Ready To Make Vinyl Records In Japan

Back then, Sony abandoned vinyl in favour of the CD format, and outsourced its vinyl production to Japanese company Toyokasei Co. and foreign firms. The move was foreshadowed by the introduction of a cutting lathe to its Tokyo studio several months back, in order to be able to produce master records locally.

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  • Flight diverted after passenger attempts to open emergency door
Flight diverted after passenger attempts to open emergency door

Corpus Christi Airport Police told Houston's KTRK-TV that the FBI is investigating the situation. The woman who captured the cell phone video later said the Federal Bureau of Investigation interviewed several passengers about the woman. Franklin posted videos of the woman shouting and of her removal on Snapchat. "She was still allowed on the pl...

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  • Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature
Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature

The popular social media Snapchat recently launched a new feature that shares users' locations in real time. The goal behind the feature is to make it easier to find and communicate with friends, as well as check in on what other users are up to around the world.

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  • UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar
UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

The United Arab Emirates said the list was meant to be confidential. Having urged Qatar's neighbors to come up with "reasonable and actionable" demands, the United States sought to distance itself from the crisis the day after the Arab countries issued a list that included several provisions Qatar had already declared it could not or would not ac...

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  • Uber adding option to tip drivers
Uber adding option to tip drivers

The tipping option, long available in the app of rival Lyft , will be available beginning Tuesday in Seattle, Houston and Minneapolis. Crucially, the company said it will not take any cut of any tips paid - however if drivers are now paying off a vehicle that has been leased through Uber affiliates, the tips may automatically be used to pay ...

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  • NY subway riders stage graduation for student stuck on delayed train
NY subway riders stage graduation for student stuck on delayed train

The only difference? Alcantara was unable to make the actual ceremony due to massive train delays. Jerich Alcantara was on the E train traveling from Queens to his graduation ceremony that was scheduled for 10 a.m.at the college's Brookdale campus in Manhattan, Fox 5 NY reported.

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  • India's manufacturing sector expansion eases in May: PMI
India's manufacturing sector expansion eases in May: PMI

On Malaysia's performance, IHS Markit said this indicated Malaysia returning to deteriorating business conditions after showing marginal improvements in April. Work backlogs have fallen since the beginning of 2017, and purchasing activity has also fallen with inflation down to a five-month low. In April, the forecast for Ireland's economic grow...

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  • Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Closed its Previous Trade at $17.2
Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Closed its Previous Trade at $17.2

Over the last six months, Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.'s stock has been 4.37% and 25.36% for the year. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $20.38. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2016 Q4. 1,745,271 shares of the company traded hands. It turned negative, as 64 investors sold ETP shares while 157 reduc...

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