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Netflix subscribers targeted in yet another email scam

Netflix subscribers targeted in yet another email scam

Flagged late last week by Mailguard , the new email scam comes in a phishing email that's been meticulously created to look like it came straight from Netflix itself, using the company logo and everything. The subscriber is then asked to give their log-in information, credit card number. Deadline shared a copy of one of the emails, and it looks professionally done and the email is personalized, which obviously makes subscribers think it's from Netflix, although it's not from a Netflix ... Read More

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Spooky steals and deals for Halloween

Spooky steals and deals for Halloween

Olive Garden: Kids eat for just $1 with the purchase of an adult entree through November 3. Cici's : Kids 10 and under in costume receive a free meal from the buffet with the purchase of an adult buffet meal and a beverage. IHOP: Children 12 and younger get a free Scary Face Pancake between until 10 p.m.at participating locations. Plus enter the chain's "Burritos for a Year Sweepstakes" by texting BOORITO to 888222 by 11:59 p.m. Read More

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United Kingdom economy grows by 0.4% in the third quarter of 2017

United Kingdom economy grows by 0.4% in the third quarter of 2017

While motoring and retail also performed well, construction contracted for the second quarter in a row. The rise is above expectations of 0.3%, as economists predicted growth in line with the first and second quarters of 2017. The largest contributor to growth in services was the business services and finance sector, which grew by 0.6%, while the positive contribution from production (up 1% in the quarter) was attributed to strength in the auto manufacturing output in July, which increased ... Read More

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U.S. approves gene therapy for cancer from Israeli-founded company

U.S. approves gene therapy for cancer from Israeli-founded company

The therapy was evaluated in a multicenter clinical trial involving more than 100 adults, where the complete remission rate after treatment with Yescarta was 51 percent, the FDA said. Because of these risks, FDA is requiring hospitals and associated clinics that dispense the treatment to be specially certified, including training to recognize and manage CRS and nervous system toxicities. Read More

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Crude OIl Drops In Asia After IEA Report

Crude OIl Drops In Asia After IEA Report

This is months after of range-bound trading during which OPEC-led supply cuts buoyed crude prices but rising USA output capped markets . Brent crude for December LCOZ7, +0.78% rose 33 cents, or 0.6%, to $58.21 a barrel-also on track for its highest finish since late September. Read More

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Why Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock is Surging Today

Why Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock is Surging Today

All a customer needs to do is use the Walmart app to log a product for return which then generates a QR code. The return path has attracted less attention, but with as much as 30% of online purchases being returned on some estimates - more when looking at certain categories like clothing and footwear - it is clearly an issue for online retailers to tackle. Read More

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'Credible Evidence' Former UK PM Sir Edward Heath Was a Pedophile

'Credible Evidence' Former UK PM Sir Edward Heath Was a Pedophile

The investigation, which drew to a close in August, was sparked by a wave of allegations of historic sexual abuse following the death of DJ Jimmy Savile in 2011. After a two-year investigation police in the United Kingdom say he would have been interviewed under caution over the alleged rape of an 11-year-old boy, indecent assault of a 10-year-old boy, indecent assault of a 15-year-old boy and indecent assault on a male over the age of 16. Read More

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Suspect in Canada terror attack is Somali refugee, police say

Suspect in Canada terror attack is Somali refugee, police say

I have written that the president's travel ban doesn't go far enough to do much good, but this is one example of a terrorist attack that the travel ban, if in effect when the terrorist sought to enter the US, would prevent. Sharif was accused of stabbing 48-year-old Constable Mike Chernyk, after Sharif ran into the police officer with his Chevy Malibu vehicle. Shortly before midnight, a man driving a rented U-Haul van was pulled over at a checkpoint and police recognised the name on the ... Read More

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National Taco Day Deals

National Taco Day Deals

Gringos Locos Tacos Get a free Sloppy Taco with any purchase. Salsa Brava Mexican Grill will feature $ 2 tacos and $5 margaritas Wednesday. On October 4, they are 50 cents each at On The Border , and come in ground beef, chicken tinga, and veggie varieties. Read More

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Former Equifax chief apologizes to Congress over hack

Former Equifax chief apologizes to Congress over hack

Congress. The review adds about 2.5 million Americans to the list of those affected by the massive cyber attack, bringing the total number of people in the US potentially impacted to 145.5 million. Security experts have warned that the long-term consequences of the hack will be hard to fully discern. Not only did consumers feel exposed after learning that their sensitive information may have been stolen, but they also were angered by Equifax's bungled response. Read More

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GM Commits to All-Electric Future

GM Commits to All-Electric Future

The acceleration to an all-electric future will begin nearly immediately, with GM releasing two new electric models next year and an additional 18 by 2023. SURUS is created to serve as the underpinnings for delivery vehicles, trucks or even applications like an ambulance. Musk has said Tesla plans to produce 500,000 electric cars annually by the end of 2018, and 1 million by 2020, though so far it operates just one factory, the former GM-Toyota joint venture that never built more ... Read More

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Volkswagen slapped with new $3bn penalty over diesel emissions scandal

Volkswagen slapped with new $3bn penalty over diesel emissions scandal

While it's likely that VW is hoping for some good press after the diesel cheating scandal of two years ago, company headquarters in Germany issued a terse, two-sentence press release Friday announcing that the company will take a third-quarter charge of €2.5 billion ($2.9 billion ) to boost its provision for North American buyback/retrofit programs related to the diesel scandal. Read More

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Roku prices IPO at $14, valuing company at $1.3 billion

Roku prices IPO at $14, valuing company at $1.3 billion

It offers more than 3,000 channels. Roku is best know for selling low-priced boxes that allow consumers to stream Netflix , YouTube and other streaming video services to their televisions. Roku earlier this month broke the news of its IPO in an SEC filing detailing the process. Although it lacks the deep pockets of competitors such as Apple and Amazon , Roku has received financial backing from a bevy of media conglomerates including 21st Century Fox, Viacom and the Britain's Sky. Read More

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Tesla working with AMD to develop AI chips for Autonomous Cars

Tesla working with AMD to develop AI chips for Autonomous Cars

The source has said that Tesla "has received back samples of the first implementation of its processor and is now running tests on it", according to CNBC . The company also stated that they do not comment on customers or potential customers' projects. A 50-person team is reportedly working on the chip, headed by former Apple and AMD chip designer Jim Keller, who joined Tesla from AMD past year. Read More

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Toys R Us files bankruptcy; stores remaining open so far

Toys R Us files bankruptcy; stores remaining open so far

Here's what it means to be the largest specialty toy and baby goods retailer in the U.S. in 2017: 866 stores nationwide, Chapter 11 bankruptcy , and getting dominated online by Amazon. Li Jiewei, a spokesman with the China Toy and Juvenile Products Association, thinks demand for toys remains robust, regardless of the problems at Toys "R" Us . Read More

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Two huge cranes atop Miami highrises collapse in Irma's winds

Two huge cranes atop Miami highrises collapse in Irma's winds

In one instance, store owners watched the "wall of water" surround their business, and they couldn't do anything about it, according to a WFLA reporter . The shelter opens at 8 a.m. on Saturday and closes when the storm has passed, Baptist Health South said in a statement . In the days before Irma hit a Florida mum gave birth to her baby just before the monster storm hit. Read More

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Are Analysts Bearish NEXT plc (LON:NXT) After Last Week?

Sei Investments holds 0% of its portfolio in IG Design Group PLC (LON:IGR) for 2,132 shares. The Illinois-based Guggenheim Cap Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.02% in PZ Cussons plc (LON:PZC). Liberum Capital reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 248 ($3.21) price target on shares of Puretech Health PLC in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Read More

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Volkswagen the latest carmaker to introduce new 2017 scrappage scheme

Volkswagen the latest carmaker to introduce new 2017 scrappage scheme

Owners are able to trade in the vehicle to benefit from incentives - ranging from £1,800 to £6,000 - against the majority of new models if the new auto is ordered by December 31, 2017. "We've seen a bit of a drop in the United Kingdom vehicle market this year after years of really accelerated growth". Jyrki Katainen, vice president for jobs, growth, investment and competitiveness at the European Commission, said: "The new emissions tests are a milestone in our ongoing work for cleaner ... Read More

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PV Sindhu settles for silver, loses to Japan's Okuhara in final

PV Sindhu settles for silver, loses to Japan's Okuhara in final

There was huge support for Sindhu at the Emirates Arena and she took advantage of that to race away to an 11-5 lead in the first game. Okuhara's strategy of playing long rallies tested Saina's fitness to the core. Even as Chen Yufei made headlines by knocking out top seed Akane Yamagu Chi of Japan on Thursday and former world champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand on Friday, not many were surprised at these results. Read More

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Taylor Swift, After A Cryptic Week, Announces New Record

Taylor Swift, After A Cryptic Week, Announces New Record

The singer made the announcement in a series of Instagram images, including a possible album cover featuring a black and white illustration of Swift with newspaper-style headlines overlapping part of her face. Swift found herself back in the public eye earlier this month when she delivered testimony in a trial against a former radio personality who she accused of groping her back in 2013. Read More

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Total expands in North Sea with purchase of Maersk Oil

Total expands in North Sea with purchase of Maersk Oil

The Maersk assets will boost the French giant's business in the North Sea, adding to deals earlier this year that expanded its presence in Uganda and Brazil. Maersk had been considering spinning off the oil and gas assets in an initial public offering, but "we offered them another option". After the signing the deal, Maersk will retain an interest in the sector through 97.5 million shares in the French energy conglomerate, equal to 3.76% of Total. Read More

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Philippines suspends Uber operations for 1 month

Philippines suspends Uber operations for 1 month

Previous year the regulator suspended the acceptance and processing of applications for all ride-sharing services, including Uber, to study further how to regulate the industry. LTFRB has scheduled the hearing on the new appeal next week, August 23. He said that penalties will still have to be meted out. American ride-sharing start-up Arcade City launched services in the Philipines on Wednesday, offering itself as an alternative to Uber but prompting an immediate regulatory crackdown. Read More

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