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Business Watch the moment Mark Zuckerberg found out he got into Harvard
Author: 0 Watch the moment Mark Zuckerberg found out he got into Harvard

We are all familiar with the nerves before getting a response from a potential university one has applied to. The clip was filmed by his dad Edward and sees a young Mark sat at a computer screen as he discovers the life changing news which initially leaves him unable to speak.

Business Gap shares climb after profit exceeds expectations
Author: 0 Gap shares climb after profit exceeds expectations

Euclidean Technology Management Ltd Company has invested 1.92% in Gap Inc (NYSE: GPS ). Market capitalization (market cap) is the total dollar market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 10,547 shares of the apparel retailer's stock worth $250,000 after buying an additional 1,378 shares in the last quarter.

Business 'Hands Off Reporters!' US Journalist Harassed by FCC Security Forces
Author: 0 'Hands Off Reporters!' US Journalist Harassed by FCC Security Forces

According to the National Press Club, a reporter for CQ Roll Call was restrained by FCC guards and required to leave after he tried to ask questions of Commissioner Michael O'Rielly. "I positioned myself in a place where I could ask a question ... and if somebody in an official capacity in Washington doesn't want to answer a question from a reporter, all they do is smile and say, 'Have a nice day, ' and walk on".

Author: 0 Salesforce.com, inc. (CRM) PT Raised to $105.00 at Stifel Nicolaus

While taking a look at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators about Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) shares were sold by Benioff Marc . If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of U.S. and worldwide trademark & copyright legislation.

Author: 0 Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to change lawyers after ICJ stays execution

The circumstances of Jadhav's arrest remain disputed, Judge Abraham said while reading out the world court's verdict. Meanwhile, Pakistan said the ICJ's decision has not changed the status of Jadhav's case in any manner. As per reports, 11 judges today agreed with India's stand that there is urgency in the case, and noted that Pakistan had given no assurance that Mr Jadhav would not be executed till its verdict.

Business Mortgage Rates Edge Down
Author: 0 Mortgage Rates Edge Down

Interest rates for 30-year and 15-year fixed home loans, as well as 5/1 ARM rates, are all lower again today, according to a NerdWallet survey of current mortgage rates published by national lenders Thursday morning. As bond prices rose, yields - and mortgage rates - fell. The 10-year Treasury bond slipped near below 2.3% in overnight trading Tuesday. "The 30-year mortgage rate fell 3 basis points this week to 4.02 percent".

Business Deere Announces Earnings for Second Quarter
Author: 0 Deere Announces Earnings for Second Quarter

The company said revenue for the quarter rose to $7.26 billion, up from $7.11 billion a year ago. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $7.24 billion. Deere has demonstrated its continued ability to produce strong results through every phase of its business cycle. Results for the quarter were assisted by increased shipment volumes and price realization, partially offset by higher warranty costs and a less-favorable sales mix.

Business SIA to take 'bold actions' after review
Author: 0 SIA to take 'bold actions' after review

The mainline airline will remove two A330-300s, four A380s and three Boeing 777s to bring its fleet to 109 aircraft by the end of the financial year. Shares of SIA - the only Asian airline to have flown the Concorde and the first in the world to fly the A380 superjumbo - have risen 11 per cent this year, lagging behind the 15 per cent gains for the Bloomberg Asia Pacific Airlines Index.

Business Government Leaker Chelsea Manning Released From Prison After Obama Commutation
Author: 0 Government Leaker Chelsea Manning Released From Prison After Obama Commutation

She commemorated her "first steps of freedom" on her newly acquired Instagram account-the app was created in 2010, the same year she went to prison. She even began a hunger strike in order to protest against the harsh conditions in which she was held. Chelsea Manning will be on a special, unpaid off-duty status that will allow the transgender soldier to wear her preferred civilian clothing, including women's attire.

Author: 0 Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

Weiner declined to speak to reporters as he left the courthouse. Weiner agreed Friday not to appeal any sentence between 21 and 27 months in prison. The controversy over Clinton's use of a private email server while she was USA secretary of state dogged her throughout the campaign. Days before the November presidential election, now-former FBI director James Comey told Congress about the FBI investigation into emails between Clinton and her aides, The Times reported previous year.

Business Delphi, BMW Group to Develop Self-Driving Car
Author: 0 Delphi, BMW Group to Develop Self-Driving Car

The three companies have thus far developed a scalable architecture that can be modified by other automotive developers and automotive manufacturers to come up with their very own state-of-the-art designs. "It will comprise basically all you need to implement autonomous functionality in a specific OEM vehicle", Rau said. Such partnerships seem to be announced nearly every day as companies frenetically race to be first with the new technology that has the potential to reduce crashes, save ...

Business Vetr Inc. Lowers Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) to Buy
Author: 0 Vetr Inc. Lowers Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) to Buy

The company had revenue of $3.55 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.54 billion. After settling last night at $95.83, ADSK stock is up 14% in electronic trading - on track to open the session well above its May 16 record high of $98.05.

Business Sensex rebounds 209 pts as GST Council freezes tax rates
Author: 0 Sensex rebounds 209 pts as GST Council freezes tax rates

The company ended a long-standing pension standoff in the United Kingdom. Other than locking in profit by investors, political as well as economic uncertainties stemming from US President Donald Trump's recent executive decisions had their bearing on the market direction.

Business USA agency votes to roll back broadband 'neutrality' rules
Author: 0 USA agency votes to roll back broadband 'neutrality' rules

Big web companies like Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc and others back net neutrality rules, saying they guarantee equal access to the internet. In the letter released late on Sunday by advocacy group Public Knowledge, the Oscar-winning filmmaker said the internet was designed so it would not be dominated by giant corporations.

Business Google unveils standalone VR headsets with Daydream
Author: 0 Google unveils standalone VR headsets with Daydream

However, today, at the ongoing I/O Google has announced that Samsung Galaxy S8 and the S8 Plus will be getting the DayDream feature via a software update. Google is working on standalone headsets with Lenovo Group Ltd. and HTC Corp., the company said. The first of these headsets are expected to hit shelves later this year.

Author: 0 Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) Valuation According To Analysts

Analysts anticipate that traders could see stock price minimum in the $3.5 range (lowest target price). The stock's market capitalization is 1.45B, it has a 52-week low of 9.86 and a 52-week high of 16.85. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.30, for a total value of $732,660.50. If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved tanked -11.08% to end the day at $0.18.

Business The Coca-Cola Target of Unusually High Options Trading (KO)
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Target of Unusually High Options Trading (KO)

Flossbach Von Storch Ag decreased its stake in Coca (KO) by 22.24% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Rowland And Counsel Adv holds 0% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) for 238,555 shares. EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 11.19% while EPS growth estimate for this year is set at -34.70%. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, May 12th.

Business BYU athletes advance to 2017 NCAA Track and Field West Preliminaries
Author: 0 BYU athletes advance to 2017 NCAA Track and Field West Preliminaries

Last year's runner up in the 100m hurdles, Tobi Amusan (12.67) will compete in the 100m hurdles on Friday at 3:30 p.m.She goes in ranked second in the west region. BYU has a strong line-up in the 3000-meter steeplechase. Phelan is in search of first team All-America honors at 1,500 meters for the second consecutive season after an eighth-place finish at NCAAs a year ago.

Business US launches probe of Boeing dumping, subsidy claims vs Bombardier
Author: 0 US launches probe of Boeing dumping, subsidy claims vs Bombardier

WASHINGTON-The next potential Canada-U.S. trade dispute unfolded Thursday as aerospace giants clashed at a Washington hearing that marked the formal launch of investigations into Boeing's allegations that Bombardier received subsidies allowing it to sell its CSeries planes at below-market prices.

Business Mercedes-Benz brings its home battery to the US
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz brings its home battery to the US

Batteries can be combined, however, to store up to 20 kWh of energy. The German automaker on Thursday became the newest player in the growing USA market for home batteries through a collaboration with Vivint Solar, a leading US residential rooftop solar installer.

Author: 0 Nigeria's crude oil production increases by 273600 bpd

The global Brent oil benchmark was up 3% to $52.33 per barrel this morning, and the U.S. West Texas Intermediate price was up more than 3% to $49.36. Specifically, the country's crude oil production increased from 1.210 million bpd recorded in March to1.484 million bpd in April.

Business What is Amazon Prime Reading? Amazon's new free reading service explained
Author: 0 What is Amazon Prime Reading? Amazon's new free reading service explained

Amazon is expanding its Prime Reading service to Prime subscribers in the United Kingdom, the first market since the feature's initial launch in the US last September. Amazon also provided me with a "chartography" for the novel, which informed me that it is the most popular book in the state of Maine. On Android, you'll need to navigate to the store (which is actually just Amazon's web page) and sign in for a second time to see a list of Prime books.

Business Fiat Chrysler shares drop on U.S. diesel emissions probe
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler shares drop on U.S. diesel emissions probe

The U.S. Department of Justice is poised to take action by next Wednesday if an agreement isn't reached, according to reports, from both Reuters and Bloomberg . The EU has just launched legal action against Italy for failing to respond to allegations of FCA's emission-test tampering. If the situations escalates and if the DOJ successfully makes its case, the automaker could face fines of up to $44,539 per vehicle, or up to $4.6 billion in total.

Author: 0 Ford Reportedly Plans To Shrink Its Global Work Force By 10 Percent

Ford declined to comment on any job cuts but said it remains focused on its core strategies to " drive profitable growth ". Ford Motor said Wednesday it would cut its salaried workforce in North America and Asia by almost 10% as it seeks to boost profitability amid a falling stock price.