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Toys "R" Us Launches App That Turns Its Stores Into AR Playgrounds

Toys Toys R Us plans on developing AR experiences that will be interactive within stores through a corresponding app. "It's going to transform the experience of coming into a Toys R Us bricks and mortar store and turn it into something that's quite different and a lot more fun", Toys R Us CEO CEO Dave Brandon told USA Today about the AR effort. [Full Article...]

15 years in jail for watching terrorist videos

It follows a spate of acid attacks in London in recent months. Jonathan Evans, who ran Britain's MI5 spy service from 2007 until 2013, said that while encryption did make attacks harder to stop, it also helped to prevent criminals and even foreign governments from hacking private data. [Full Article...]

Goldman Sachs Group taking a closer look at Bitcoin

Goldman Sachs Group taking a closer look at Bitcoin Magnetar Financial Ltd Llc owns 20,550 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. (The) by 0.3% in the first quarter. The Buckingham Capital Management Inc holds 41,620 shares with $9.24M value, up from 32,043 last quarter. More interesting news about Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) were released by: Bloomberg.com and their article: "Goldman Sachs to Explore Starting Bitcoin Trading Venture" publi... [Full Article...]

Brexit is our core task says new Ukip leader Henry Bolton

Brexit is our core task says new Ukip leader Henry Bolton Mr Bolton had been considered a rank outsider to replace Paul Nuttall in the UKIP hot seat. Crucially, he appeared to have Nigel Farage's support. Ukip was left without its frontman, or the reason for its existence. There were a total of 12,915 votes cast in the leadership election, compared with the more than 300,000 secured by Jeremy Corbyn when he was re-elected as Labour leader previous ... [Full Article...]

President Trump doesn't let up on criticism of San Juan mayor

President Trump doesn't let up on criticism of San Juan mayor WATCH: San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz expressed her frustrations on Friday of the response to relief efforts in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria . "The governor called and said, 'Look, you do.' And they did it right away", she said. In remarks to the National Association of Manufacturers in Washington, Trump also defended his administration's response to the crisis in Puerto Ric... [Full Article...]

North Korea not ready to shoot down B-1B bombers, Seoul says

North Korea not ready to shoot down B-1B bombers, Seoul says The official also noted that South Korea is strong enough to deal with the possible financial risks stemming from North Korean provocations and US monetary tightening, citing that the country posted a current account surplus for 65 straight months and held a record $384.8 billion in foreign reserves as of the end of August. [Full Article...]

South Korea expects more North Korea provocations mid-October

South Korea expects more North Korea provocations mid-October In a press conference yesterday in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said sides "hope to understand that war is not a way out" of USA and North Korean officials' statements about "war on Korean Peninsula". Beijing has responded by voting in favor of increasingly harsh United Nations resolutions over North Korea's nuclear and missile development programs and announced Saturday tha... [Full Article...]

Giants Eli Manning had quickest release in Week 3

Giants Eli Manning had quickest release in Week 3 After the game, Beckham was asked if the gesture was related to protests by players around the league. "He's fired!" an impassioned Trump croaked. Actually, understated is putting it nicely. That was Chip Kelly's final game as Eagles head coach. The demonstration was notably started by Colin Kaepernick a year ago, who was protesting police brutality and systemic racism. [Full Article...]

Japan PM Abe plans to compile 2 trillion yen stimulus package: Yomiuri

Japan PM Abe plans to compile 2 trillion yen stimulus package: Yomiuri The upcoming election was announced hours after Yuriko Koike, the governor of Tokyo, announced the formation of a new party that could give conservative voters an alternative to Abe's ruling Liberal Democratic party (LDP). Also, opposition parties are regrouping and unprepared for an election. Abe said Japan's "biggest problem" was a declining number of children in an ageing society. [Full Article...]

Brighton boss Hughton: Murray has my full confidence

Brighton boss Hughton: Murray has my full confidence The visit of Newcastle , fresh from a hat-trick of Premier League wins, is followed by a trip to Arsenal and a home game against Everton for Albion either side of the next worldwide break. Rafa Benitez builds his teams on a strong defence. Brighton though have conceded six goals in second halves of matches, no team has shipped more after the interval. [Full Article...]

Ouster of Uber from London not justified, says United States commerce Secretary

Ouster of Uber from London not justified, says United States commerce Secretary Business group London First said TfL's ruling "will be seen as a Luddite decision by millions of Londoners and worldwide visitors who use Uber ", and would damage London's reputation as a global tech hub. Al Jazeera's Nadim Baba, reporting from London , said that at first glance, TfL's decision looks like bad news for both the company and for those 3.5 million people in London who use Ube... [Full Article...]

China confirms will limit oil exports to North Korea

China confirms will limit oil exports to North Korea Tensions between the United States and North Korea have ratcheted up after the sixth and most powerful nuclear test conducted by Pyongyang on September 3 prompted the United Nations Security Council to impose further sanctions last week. The data comes after the United Nations Security Council unanimously voted on August 6 to impose a ban on exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and se... [Full Article...]

The Fed "Unwinding" Is Upon Us, Worrying Some Market Observers

The Fed Bond yields rose, leading to gains for banks but losses for high-dividend stocks like household goods makers and utilities. Best Buy (BBY.N) fell 8 percent after the No. The previous quarter's growth rate was upwardly revised from 0.5% to 0.6%. The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 0.3 percent to 2,500.60. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA:DIA) traded within a narrow range before ... [Full Article...]

Ryanair to recruit 125 new pilots in the 'next week or two'

Ryanair to recruit 125 new pilots in the 'next week or two' Ryanair's chief executive Michael O'Leary yesterday admitted to a "cock up" over pilot shortages that led him to cancel flights and disrupt the plans of hundreds of thousands of passengers. They urge Ryanair to engage with them in order to agree better working conditions, and say they will only be fulfilling the terms of their contract - and will work no overtime - until improved contract terms... [Full Article...]

Crude inventories up again, gasoline, diesel stocks down

Crude inventories up again, gasoline, diesel stocks down Refinery utilization rates rose by 5.5 percentage points. The data suggesting refiners will need to step up crude processing followed robust demand growth forecasts last week from the International Energy Agency and OPEC . At $55.50 a barrel, Benchmark Brent crude was up 3 cents at 2:03 p.m. ET (1803 GMT), in an unstable session that made it stretch from a high of $55.75 a barrel to an intraday l... [Full Article...]

Toys "R" Us files for bankruptcy as holiday season approaches

Toys The toy giant said its roughly 1,600 global stores will continue to operate normally, with the vast majority profitable, but it has struggled with the burden of $5 billion in long-term debt. The North American filing by Toys "R" Us Inc is the latest sign of trouble in the retail industry disrupted by online shopping and discount chains. [Full Article...]

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOBE) Rating Reiterated by Maxim Group

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOBE) Rating Reiterated by Maxim Group The firm had revenue of $109.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $102.29 million. Short shares increased 273,246 over that period. Tom Sandell decreased its stake in Bob Evans Farms Inc (Call) ( BOBE ) by 58.04% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. 03/19/2014 - Bob Evans Farms, Inc . [Full Article...]

Northrop Grumman Announces Orbital ATK Buyout for $9.2B

Northrop Grumman Announces Orbital ATK Buyout for $9.2B The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink . (NYSE:OA). EVP Frank L. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $255.00 price objective (up previously from $245.00) on shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. [Full Article...]

Hackers target 'vast number' of devices in CCleaner Cloud software attack

Hackers target 'vast number' of devices in CCleaner Cloud software attack Not only were new users downloading the software for the first time affected but also any user who updated their version of CCleaner during that time period could now have malware installed on their system. In view of these two factors, they said it was likely that an external attacker had compromised a part of the CCleaner development or build environment and inserted malware into the CCleaner bu... [Full Article...]

Myanmar should stop the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya

Myanmar should stop the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya They claim to be descendants of Muslims and have had a tension-filled relationship with Myanmar's Buddhist population for several decades. Amnesty's findings released on Friday in Myanmar offer some of the most precise evidence that Rohingya areas were specifically targeted. [Full Article...]


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