• Oprah Responds To Rumours She's Planning To Run For President
Oprah Responds To Rumours She's Planning To Run For President

I just thought, oh, oh", she said in a December 2016 conversation with on Bloomberg's "The David Rubenstein Show: "Peer-to-Peer Conversations". "However she moves forward in 2020, she's helping the universe as it is already", Brown told Spencer.

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  • Man killed in explosion at Stockholm station
Man killed in explosion at Stockholm station

The man, in his 60s, was rushed to hospital but later died while his companion, a woman in her mid-40s, received minor wounds to her face and both legs, Olsson said. Rescue official Lars-Ake Stevelind told Swedish broadcaster SVT that "someone has used some type of explosive material" for the object and that police were investigating it.

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  • Quake hits San Francisco, shaking Berkeley awake
Quake hits San Francisco, shaking Berkeley awake

While many were jolted out of their beds, there was no preliminary reports of damage. Though the last big quake on the fault was a magnitude 7 in 1868, they are concerned about the recurrence rate which gauges how often you would expect a big natural disaster to happen on a given fault.

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  • Ripple Steals Bitcoin's Thunder, Surges 1184% in a Month
Ripple Steals Bitcoin's Thunder, Surges 1184% in a Month

While bitcoin remains the big name when discussing cryptocurrency , Ripple's XRP price surge proves that there's still a lot of attention on up and coming currencies. The statement may have been responsible for the quick decline in Ripple from about $3.30 to $2.50 (it's now at $2.78). Will Ripple continue to increase in value? Ripple's XR...

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  • DeWanda Wise joins Captain Marvel
DeWanda Wise joins Captain Marvel

Not much is known about the main plot of " Captain Marvel ", but the film will be directed by Anna Bodeck and Ryan Fleck , who is known for directing "It's Kind of a Funny Story" and "Half Nelson", respectively. DeWanda Wise is the latest star to join the cast of " Captain Marvel ". So I'm going to put my money (and my hopes) on Monica Rambeau....

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  • Spotify is being sued for $1.6 Billion
Spotify is being sued for $1.6 Billion

According to The Guardian , Wixen is seeking damages of $150,000 per song for more than 10,000 songs. As a result, it could launch on the New York Stock Exchange as soon as the first quarter of 2018. The company is the most successful in the music streaming business, with over 60m paying subscribers. Earlier this year, Spotify settled a cl...

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  • United Airlines Flight from Chicago Diverted to Alaska Over 'Disruptive Passenger'
United Airlines Flight from Chicago Diverted to Alaska Over 'Disruptive Passenger'

The man, who also tried to stuff his shirt in the toilet, forced the flight crew to divert to Alaska so he could be removed. The passenger was reportedly cooperative when he was met by airport authorities and Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in Anchorage.

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  • Stockpile declines and Iranian concerns see oil trades near two-year high
Stockpile declines and Iranian concerns see oil trades near two-year high

Heating oil had settled higher on the back of the cold weather hitting a large swathe of the United States. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled at $61.63 a barrel, up $1.26, or 2.1 per cent. With pipeline outages resolved and protests in Iran showing no signs of affecting its oil production yet, Hansen said prices could fall ...

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  • Android Trojan Targets 200+ Global Financial Apps
Android Trojan Targets 200+ Global Financial Apps

The report lists a number of targeted banking apps which, includes Axis Mobile, HDFC Bank MobileBanking, SBI Anywhere Personal, HDFC Bank MobileBanking LITE, iMobile by ICICI Bank, IDBI Bank GO Mobile+, Abhay by IDBI Bank, IDBI Bank GO Mobile, IDBI Bank mPassbook, Baroda mPassbook, Union Bank Mobile Banking and Union Bank Commercial Clients.

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  • What will be India's advanced GDP numbers for FY18?
What will be India's advanced GDP numbers for FY18?

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Friday forecast that GDP growth in the current financial year ending March 31 will slow to a four-year low of 6.5%, from the provisional 7.1% pace seen in 2016-17, dragged down by deceleration in the agriculture and manufacturing sectors.

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  • FCC's Ajit Pai cancels CES appearance following 'death threats' over net neutrality
FCC's Ajit Pai cancels CES appearance following 'death threats' over net neutrality

The sources added that federal law enforcement agencies have " intervened in the matter ". It's clear that the FCC's 2015 "net neutrality" order, which the pro-regulatory advocates now insist is gospel, actually allowed ISPs to engage in the very practices that they loudly proclaim the Commission has just now authorized.

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  • Tesla Model 3 production approached 2700 units in 2017
Tesla Model 3 production approached 2700 units in 2017

In addition to the 1,550 Model 3 sedans that were delivered during the fourth quarter, more than 800 of them were still in transit at the end of the quarter, although that still leaves the company far short of the consensus for Model 3 deliveries.

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  • US airport immigration computers go down temporarily: agency
US airport immigration computers go down temporarily: agency

An outage of the US Customs and Border Protection's processing system led to delays Monday night for global travelers arriving in the US. All airports were back online after wait times for travelers that were longer than usual, it said. Other airports, including Denver International Airport, also said they were affected. As Reuters notes, a sim...

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  • Turkish factory activity grows for 10th straight month in December
Turkish factory activity grows for 10th straight month in December

The rate of growth in new orders was the fastest since June 1998 as client demand improved, and new export orders also increased sharply. As a effect, the sector observed a modest increase in pre-production inventories for the first-time since June.

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  • Oil prices stay high
Oil prices stay high

In global markets, Brent crude oil futures also rose, supported by ongoing supply cuts by top producers OPEC and Russian Federation as well as strong demand from China. Inventories excluding the nation's strategic reserve have declined more than 11 per cent in the past year. On the supply side, Brent prices have been supported by a year of prod...

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  • Maine's minimum wage to increase to $10 an hour
Maine's minimum wage to increase to $10 an hour

Under the new law, no locality could have a wage floor higher than the one mandated by the state. However, Goodell said he does sympathize with the working poor and how hard it is to balance a budget on minimum wage. Wendy Block is a spokeswoman with the Michigan Chamber of Commerce. Part of Marotto's job right now is to look at the books, and ...

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  • Trump fires entire HIV/AIDS council by FedEx letter
Trump fires entire HIV/AIDS council by FedEx letter

He took to Twitter to lambaste the president's decision, accusing it of being part of a strategy to bring back "abstinence-only" sex education, among other "harmful policies". Newsweek also reports that Obama fired all of the PACHA members appointed by his predecessor George W. Bush, meaning that Trump's move isn't unprecedented.

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  • Instagram rolling out 'recommended' feature for all
Instagram rolling out 'recommended' feature for all

On its help site, Instagram says that while you can't turn off the Recommended for You section, you can temporarily hide posts you see in it by tapping the three-dot menu above them. Earlier this month, the platform launched an update that allows users to follow hashtags . Many Instagram users have shown their displeasure over this matter ...

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  • NH decides to opt in to FirstNet after all
NH decides to opt in to FirstNet after all

After reviewing submissions, state officials settled on the FirstNet State Plans provided by AT&T . New Hampshire remains the only state in the country to express its intention to opt out. "As a result, it now appears likely that no other states will opt out". Sununu said opting out and going with Rivada would have given the state better cover...

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  • Apple CEO Tim Cook now takes private planes only
Apple CEO Tim Cook now takes private planes only

The equity compensation is composed of shares that vest exclusively based on the executives' continued employment and others tied to the performance of Apple's stock compared with other S&P 500 companies. The personal travel costs are added to Cook's overall taxable income for the year. The pay increase came from a larger bonus because Apple ...

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