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Hurricane Harvey Strikes a Powerful Blow to Texas, and Lingers Hurricane Harvey Strikes a Powerful Blow to Texas, and Lingers
- August 27, 2017

According to the National Weather Service , the last time a Category 4 storm hit Texas was Hurricane Carla in 1961. Millions of people were bracing for a prolonged battering from the hurricane, which could be the fiercest such storm to hit the U.S.in almost a dozen years. (more...)
UAE Team Emirates' Matej Mohoric clinches stage seven of Vuelta a Espana UAE Team Emirates' Matej Mohoric clinches stage seven of Vuelta a Espana
- August 27, 2017

Przemyslaw Niemiec, Jan Polanc (UAE Team Emirates), Sergei Chernetski, Laurens De Vreese (Astana), Bart De Clercq, Maxime Monfort (Lotto-Soudal), Domen Novak (Bahrain-Merida), Serge Pauwels (Dimension Data), Guillaume Bonnafond (Cofidis), Michel Kreder (Aqua Blue Sport), Jesus Hernandez (Trek-Segafredo), Julian Alaphilippe (Quick Step), Loic Vliegen (BMC), Nelson Oliveira (Movistar), Rafal Majka, Emanuel Buchmann, Christoph Pfingsten (Bora-Hansgrohe), Clément Chevrier (AG2R-La Mondiale), ... (more...)
Vivegam Sets All Time Box Office Record In Chennai Vivegam Sets All Time Box Office Record In Chennai
- August 26, 2017

Thala Ajith 's much-awaited film " Vivegam " arrived in the theaters on Thursday. Thala is called the king of opening and on the first day his film has broken the record of Rajnikanth starrer Kabali . Thanks to the pre-release buzz and the Ajith-Siva combo factor, the film registered tremendous opening with first day worldwide gross of Rs 25 crore. (more...)
Happy Birthday Misha: Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput's baby girl turns one Happy Birthday Misha: Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput's baby girl turns one
- August 26, 2017

Shahid and Mira gave birth to their first child, Misha on August 26 previous year. It was only in February this year, that we came know how baby Mira looked like. This is when little Misha celebrated World Dance Day with daddy Shahid who is known for his ace dancing skills. This cute picture of baby Misha was later shared by mommy Mira. (more...)
Honda unveils Jazz Privilege Edition at Rs 7.36 lakh Honda unveils Jazz Privilege Edition at Rs 7.36 lakh
- August 26, 2017

The Jazz to look jazzier with an advanced infotainment system, enhanced interiors and exteriors, and new safety and technology features. Similar to Honda Jazz, the Privilege Edition is also powered by 1.2-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engines while the transmission options consist of a five-speed manual for both engine variants. (more...)
Başakşehir, Konyaspor learn Europa League group-stage opponents Başakşehir, Konyaspor learn Europa League group-stage opponents
- August 26, 2017

So, how are the pots looking? "It is a good, strong group". The draw is only complete when all 48 teams have been placed in the eight groups. The Gunners had advanced to the knockout stages of the Champions League, but lost in the first knockout round in the last seven seasons and failed to qualify for the tournament through the Premier League in 2016-17. (more...)
Vivo Y69 featuring 16 MP selfie moonlight camera announced Vivo Y69 featuring 16 MP selfie moonlight camera announced
- August 26, 2017

It will be available in Champagne Gold and Matte Black colours from September 1st, 2017 on Flipkart and Amazon. The Vivo Y69 rocks with a 5.5 inches HD display which include 2.5D curved glass and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It runs on Vivo's own Funtouch OS 3.2 interface which is primarily a skin on top of Android Nougat 7.1. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). (more...)
Google memo writer hires Republican Party official as lawyer Google memo writer hires Republican Party official as lawyer
- August 26, 2017

Dhillon confirmed to Business Insider Wednesday she will be representing Damore. She is Harmeet Dhillon, and as Wired reports , she's seeking other potential plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Google over their liberal bias and anti-conservative discrimination. (more...)
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- August 26, 2017

The New York-based Geduld E E has invested 0.14% in the stock. On average, analysts predict that Edwards Lifesciences Corporation will post $3.78 earnings per share for the current year. raised their price objective on Edwards Lifesciences Corporation to $14.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, July 17th. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX) Needle Moving on Volume Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX) Needle Moving on Volume
- August 26, 2017

Lord Abbett said in a 156-page statement of claim that the lawsuit stems from a fraudulent scheme to artificially inflate the price of Valeant's stock through a clandestine pharmacy network (Philidor Rx Services), deceptive pricing and reimbursement, and fictitious accounting. (more...)
Telltale Games Bringing Batman, Guardians of the Galaxy to Switch Telltale Games Bringing Batman, Guardians of the Galaxy to Switch
- August 26, 2017

Nintendo would still have to wade through the brothel of legalese with Warner Bros., and either take the top or bottom in the deal when it comes to using the popular DC hero in any of their games. All things considered, the eventual addition of Telltale Games' Batman and Guardians of the Galaxy to the Nintendo Switch's library is likely to be a boon for both companies. (more...)
USA stocks down ahead of Jackson Hole meeting USA stocks down ahead of Jackson Hole meeting
- August 26, 2017

Japanese nationwide core inflation rose to 0.5% for July from 0.4% the previous month which was in line with consensus expectations while the August Tokyo reading strengthened to 0.4% from 0.2% which was slightly stronger than expected. The dollar edged up against some other major currencies after falling on worries about a possible US government shutdown. "An absence of macro data and calm currency markets indicate company profit results will once again dominate trading". (more...)
'Last Jedi' reveals two new vehicles from upcoming film 'Last Jedi' reveals two new vehicles from upcoming film
- August 26, 2017

An augmented-reality experience as real-world physical hunt is being rolled out next month by another global entertainment franchise, with the next Star Wars film, " The Last Jedi ", on the near horizon. Each standee features three unlockable characters over the three days, with 15 in total. Star Wars: The Last Jedi is bound to be loaded with upgraded vehicles for deployment in the air, land, and sea, and now Disney/Lucasfilm has opened the spaceport garage to reveal a pair of the First ... (more...)
Trump administration slaps new financial penalties on the Venezuelan government Trump administration slaps new financial penalties on the Venezuelan government
- August 25, 2017

Prices of bonds from state-owned oil company Petróleos de Venezuela SA due on November 2 were up 0.8% to 93 cents, following a 6% gain the day before, according to traders. Venezuela bonds fell on Wednesday following a report the US government was considering a ban on trading in the country's debt, with some securities touching their lowest in 18 months. (more...)
BlackBerry to license out its secure OS to global smartphone makers BlackBerry to license out its secure OS to global smartphone makers
- August 25, 2017

Since giving up on its smartphone ambitions, BlackBerry has been working with partners across the world to license its technology and brand name to generate revenue. In addition to licensing out the BlackBerry Secure ROM to other smartphone manufacturers, BlackBerry is also reportedly interested in bringing its software to the Internet of Things market. (more...)
Upcoming Motorola Moto X gets FCC certified Upcoming Motorola Moto X gets FCC certified
- August 25, 2017

The model number in the U.S.is XT-1900-1, and you should check out the slideshow at the bottom of the story for some images taken from the FCC documentation. It also means that true black and white photos can be snapped. Powering all this hardware is a 3000mAh battery which supports Motorola's proprietary Turbo Charging technology. (more...)
Amazon to lower prices at Whole Foods starting Monday Amazon to lower prices at Whole Foods starting Monday
- August 25, 2017

The takeover by Amazon always meant change was inevitable at Whole Foods. In addition, AmazonFresh, Prime Pantry, and Prime Now will begin selling Whole Foods Market's private label products, including 365 Everyday Value, Whole Foods Market, Whole Paws, and Whole Catch. (more...)
Destiny 2's New Open-World Activities Break Up The Grind Destiny 2's New Open-World Activities Break Up The Grind
- August 25, 2017

In Destiny 2 , it won't matter what level you are, or how experienced the people you're playing with are in comparison to your own Guardian. With the EDZ, it was very easy for me travel around the map without the map, relying exclusively on the physical look of an area, which is already a huge plus in my book. (more...)
Wayne Hummer Investments LLC Cuts Position in Packaging Corporation of America (PKG)
- August 25, 2017

Packaging Corp Amer now has $10.26 billion valuation. Packaging Corporation of America has a 50 day moving average of 110.11 and a 200 day moving average of 101.16. 11,135 are held by First Midwest Bancorporation Trust Division. Nationwide Fund invested in 0.13% or 372,730 shares. Tradition Management Limited Liability Corp reported 2,850 shares. (more...)
Razer Wolverine Ultimate controller is flashy and customizable Razer Wolverine Ultimate controller is flashy and customizable
- August 25, 2017

If that sounds too confusing, it's because it is. The RGB lighting is fairly limited however, in that it is limited to one zone, a strip at the top of the controller surrounding the Xbox logo. The 16.7 million colors of Razer's Chroma RGB lighting are controlled through the company's Synapse software, now available on Xbox One in addition to its usual home on Windows. (more...)