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Svetlana Kuznetsova secures final place at WTA Finals - denying Johanna Konta


Prior to the final Kuznetsova was physically tested by three-set wins over Timea Babos and Elina Svitolina in the semifinals. But I understood I could win even with bad tennis. Moscow is the second title of the year for Kuznetsova who has enjoyed a career resurgence in 2016, including returning to the WTA top ten. The Spaniard was the first to exit after she retired in the second round of the Kremlin Cup due to a right wrist injury while trailing to the eventual runner-up Gavrilova, 4-6, ... Read More »

Iran's president criticizes US presidential candidates


Spectators had gathered at a stadium to listen to Rouhani during his visit to the central city of Arak. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton will face Republican candidate Donald Trump in the November 8 vote. It was Rouhani's first public comment on the US election. During his visit President Sirisena is expected to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani for bilateral discussions. Read More »

Tour bus, semi-truck crash in California, killing at least 7

Abele said that maintenance work on the highway had caused traffic to slow down some as the bus and the truck were traveling towards Los Angeles, shortly after 5 a.m. Local authorities are said to have shut down the road following the crash. Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage had treated 11 patients with minor injuries, and JFK Memorial Hospital in Indio had treated five patients with minor injuries. Read More »

AT&T is reportedly in talks to buy Time Warner for $80B

Time Warner had a market capitalization of $68 billion before The Wall Street Journal reported on the advanced talks, while AT&T's was $233 billion. Bloomberg reports that executives from AT&T and Time Warner have been meeting in "informal talks" during recent weeks to discuss various ways of working together - including a possible merger. Read More »

Confusion, worry ahead of migrant camp closure in France


As young as 12 and as old as 18, those with shoes kicked soccer balls while they waited. But by August, French authorities reported a 53% rise in the camp's population over the course of two months - the biggest influx of migrants the " Jungle " has ever seen. Read More »

Mi-8 helicopter crashes in Russia's north: 19 killed, 3 survivors left


The passengers on the stricken helicopter were oil workers for a subsidiary of oil giant Rosneft. The oil worker frantically called emergency services, saying the survivors were "moaning" - with the others tragically silent. The Transport Department said the helicopter, belonging to the Skol air company, was flying from the village of Suzunskoye, in the territory of Krasnoyarsk, to Urengoi. Read More »

Here's What You Need to Know About the New Nintendo Switch


Nintendo revealed the Switch console today with a sharp three-minute trailer showing its ability to transform into multiple modes. As the preview trailer made clear, the Switch will be using cartridges, so it's not that much of a surprise that any physical Wii U game isn't supported on it. Read More »

Intel tops 3Q forecast but shares fall on sales outlook


For the fourth quarter, the Intel expects revenue of $15.7 billion. Analysts, on average, had projected revenue of $15.9 billion. As a result of the low forecast, shares were down by 5.3% to $35.75 during after-hours trading on Tuesday, according to Reuters . Read More »

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Performance Overview


Professional Advisory Ser Inc has 0.09% invested in the company for 7,531 shares. The share price is now -0.44 percent versus its SMA20, -0.41 percent versus its SMA50, and 7.21 percent versus its SMA200. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 15th. Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter . Read More »

Mattel's Barbie Bet Pays Off In Q3

Mattel's stock soared Thursday after the toymaker reported strong earnings for the third quarter, led by a jump in sales of the company's iconic Barbie and a big comeback for the American Girl brand . The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 98.90% while the Beta value stands at 1.01. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website . Read More »

US Bancorp's quarterly revenue rises 4.7 percent


The stock's market capitalization is 5.62B, it has a 52-week low of 27.25 and a 52-week high of 43.94. United Financial Bancorp has 49,711,000 shares in issue which have a share price of 14.16 giving United Financial Bancorp a market capitalisation of 703.91M Dollars. Read More »

Samsung considers LG batteries for Galaxy S8

The suit reads that Samsung waited until September 21 to roll out replacement phones. With the new cash benefits, Samsung hopes to induce all Note phones to be recalled by the end of this year as scheduled. Many predict that Samsung will use Gear S3 to establish a connection between their smartwatch and a Gear VR headset for in-app control. In accordance with the FAA's new emergency ban, which was issued on Friday, fliers are now prohibited from carrying the Galaxy Note 7 with them on ... Read More »

Reported STDs at unprecedented high in the US


Among the most at risk of being infected were young people, as well as gay and bisexual men. Congenital syphilis , which occurs when the infection is transmitted from a pregnant woman to her baby, increased by 6% between 2014 to 2015, and resulted in 487 reported cases previous year. Read More »

Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) Updated Broker Price Targets


The team rates General Motors as a Buy with a ratings score of B-. The difference between actual earnings and estimated earnings was $0.05 per share. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 48.49 Billion. General Electric Company makes up approx 1.84% of Grassi Investment Management's portfolio.Bouchey Financial Group Ltd reduced its stake in GE by selling 1,398 shares or 0.9% in the most recent quarter. Read More »

Google to Open Pop-Up Store in NYC for Pixel Launch


The latest version of the Android operating system, Nougat 7 .1 was hardly cited at Google's hardware event this week. When the Samsung Galaxy Nexus made it to Verizon, that Google experience turned to a nightmare for updates. To make sure that users love clicking photos, Google will be providing with unlimited Google Photos storage. So, you'll be sad to hear that Google's new Pixel will also come with bloatware if you purchase it through Verizon. Read More »

United Front Games, Sleeping Dogs developers, has Shut Down


In fact, the developer was, prior to the closure, hard at work on their latest title - Smash+Grab, which had only recently arrived on Steam's Early Access program. A press statement or news of refunds for the game have yet to be addressed. United Front Games also helped develop Halo: The Master Chief Collection and the Xbox One version of Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition. Read More »

Galaxy S7 vs Google Pixel Camera Review : Test the Best

Android 7.0 Nougat was firstly announced in late August this year, and the internet giant has made another version of the OS with more advanced and enhanced features in Android 7.1 Nougat. Google Assistant is center stage here as the only phone to feature what will be Google's next big thing from regular search. Pre-orders in the United Kingdom began immediately after the launch event, and the Pixel XL release date is 20 October. Read More »

Amazon Prime Members Can Share Their Photo Storage With Others


If you are subscribed to Prime, you can give up to five people the benefit of unlimited photo storage. Sharing to Family Vault can be done automatically for all photos uploaded or by individual selections. Access to the Family Vault can be done through the desktop version of Prime Photos or the Android app . Gone are the days of customers wading through thousands of photos to find a specific image. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note 2: Close Peek At OnePlus 3 Killer


However, the authenticity of the photos is quite questionable as features like the ambient light sensor, the earpiece and selfie camera can nowhere be seen above the display . The flagship will probably be launched this month or in October. We have been hearing plenty of rumors about the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 ever since the summer and now the handset is in mass production. Read More »

Tesla asked to rename Autopilot in Germany

The German transportation authority told Tesla that it can no longer use the term "autopilot" when referring to its vehicle technology because it is a "misleading term", according to reports . A German motor authority has told United States carmaker Tesla to drop the Autopilot name for its cars which use self-driving technology. Last month Tesla updated the software so that if a driver takes their hands off for more than one minute with the auto exceeding 45 miles per hour, ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 banned by more airlines over fire risk


Senior Transportation official says anyone attempting to travel with Note 7 devices could face fines, confiscation of phone. Nearly all mainland Chinese airlines have also banned it, while at the weekend Hong Kong's global airport prohibited passengers from carrying the device on any incoming or outgoing flights, either in checked or carry-on baggage. Read More »

Android 7.1 Nougat won't bring Assistant to everyone


Google makes sure that its Pixel Phones gets all the attention, which is why it makes the new Super A.I., dubbed Google Assistant, strictly exclusive to its new Pixel phones. Buy it from Google, and Google will indeed be responsible for the update process. The list included the highly anticipated Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones, smart multi-router Google Wi-Fi, smart home assistant Google Home , Google Assistant , Daydream View VR headset and Chromecast Ultra. Read More »

Southwest Airlines flight evacuated after Samsung Galaxy Note 7 catches fire

Green said the phone had a green battery icon too, which also indicates a replacement device. No injuries were reported on the 75-person flight. Samsung added that once they have examined the device, the company will have more information to release. Have you gotten your recalled Galaxy Note 7 replaced? He dropped it onto the floor of the plane and saw a "thick grey-green angry smoke" emanating from the device. Read More »

Ravens without five Pro Bowl players against Giants

The unit took more deep shots and stayed committed to the run, but penalties and a lack of red-zone scoring hurt. Instead, the Giants find themselves in last place in the NFC East and facing a huge point in their season. In the receiving end Odell Beckham posted 56 yards and a touchdown in five receptions while Rainey added 52 yards in six receptions. The Giants are in danger of a full-blown implosion if they drop to 2-4, so this is as must-win a game as any can be this early in the season. Read More »

Clinton aides mulled telling GOP 'Bring a dolly!' for emails


The email goes on to say that Pena endorsed Barack Obama during the president's 2008 White House run ("the only candidate that asked for his support was Obama, so he endorsed.") and says that Pena's new wife is a fervent supporter of Clinton's current White House bid. Read More »

Verizon, Google promise zero update delays for Verizon Pixel

If past performance is any indication, owners of the Verizon models will get their feature updates months later than owners of Google units. This is especially so if the device is not a big seller, such as the iPhone. On an interesting note, another user who goes by the name of Takadiurga_ claims to be a Telstra representative. If you want these apps, they're still available on the Play Store for download. Read More »

King of Thailand died after 70 years as head of state


At Siriraj Hospital, where the king had been receiving treatment, the wailing and crying was deafening. He was 88 years old. Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella, who read President Duterte's statement , said the late King Bhumibol was "not only the world's longest reigning monarch but also the guiding hand behind the emergence of Thailand as one of the most progressive countries in the whole of Asia". Read More »

Google Hires From The Onion, Pixar To Write Jokes For Assistant


However, users do form emotional connections with these robots. After engaging that you can then ask the device a question which it will then answer whether it bee call me a cab, tell a joke or turn on the kitchen lights. The article is low on detail, so we won't be able to know just how good Google Home's jokes will be until we get our hands on one. The company went so far as to create a storyboard for Cozmo, making him not only a toy, but a character with different emotional states. Read More »