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Economy Bill O'Reilly settled another sexual harassment claim for $32 million
Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly settled another sexual harassment claim for $32 million

The New York Times reported Saturday that executives at 21st Century Fox were aware of the sexually graphic complaints made by former colleague Lis Wiehl before giving O'Reilly his big payday in February. In a statement , 21st Century Fox said it was not privy to the amount of the Wiehl settlement and believed that January settlement with her was a personal matter.

Economy OBC Ekta Manch Leader Alpesh Thakor to Join Congress on Oct 23
Author: 0 OBC Ekta Manch Leader Alpesh Thakor to Join Congress on Oct 23

Both leaders are vocal critics of the BJP government in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state, where assembly elections are due this winter. Thakore met Gandhi at the latter's residence this evening and was accompanied by Congress general secretary in-charge of Gujarat Ashok Gehlot and state unit chief Bharatsinh Solanki .

Economy Aadhar Card Linkage To Bank Accounts Is Compulsory, Clarifies RBI
Author: 0 Aadhar Card Linkage To Bank Accounts Is Compulsory, Clarifies RBI

Linking of Aadhaar with your bank account is not mandatory yet. "It may be noted that Reserve Bank has not yet issued an instruction in this regard", RBI said in its response to the RTI query. "It's not the government's business to prescribe what banks and their customers should do", a customer complained. The order also stated that it is compulsory to have Aadhaar and PAN in possession for attaining a bank account.

Economy Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NYSE:CCE) Moving 0.10% For The Week
Author: 0 Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NYSE:CCE) Moving 0.10% For The Week

Macquarie began coverage on shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) in a report on Friday, September 15th. Coca-Cola Company (The) has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $46.56. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, November 29th. This is lower than the both industry's 133.61 and the wider sector's 13.99. Eqis Management holds 5,808 shares.

Economy Explosion near mosque kills 10 in Afghanistan's Ghor province
Author: 0 Explosion near mosque kills 10 in Afghanistan's Ghor province

Security forces cordoned off the area one hour after the explosion. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the grisly attack but recent assaults on Shiite mosques in Afghanistan have been carried out by Islamic State militants, who belong to the rival Sunni branch of Islam.

Economy Trump Offered Family Of Killed Soldier $25000 And Didn't Follow Through
Author: 0 Trump Offered Family Of Killed Soldier $25000 And Didn't Follow Through

In the case of Baldridge's son, that sum was slated to go to his ex-wife even though Baldridge said he could "barely rub two nickels together". But as of yet, Chris Baldridge has only received a condolence letter. Kelly's son Robert died when he stepped on a landmine in Afghanistan in 2010. In his call with Trump, Baldridge, a construction worker, expressed frustration with the military's survivor benefits program.

Economy Ford Recalling 1.3 Million Pickups Over Door Issue
Author: 0 Ford Recalling 1.3 Million Pickups Over Door Issue

The company estimates that the recall will cost it $267 million in the fourth quarter, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission . When that happens, a door may appear closed, but the latch might not be engaged, creating the risk that the door could open while driving. Ford sold 820,000 of the F-series trucks in the US past year.

Author: 0 Hartley to race for Toro Rosso in Austin

Toro Rosso team Principal Franz Tost reportedly wants to use next the race as a chance to evaluate a new driver to add to next year's roster and while Gasly remains a favourite to retain one of the team's cars, the other is now up in the air.

Author: 0 Oil prices sink after International Energy Agency's outlook

Oil prices declined on Thursday, after the International Energy Department reported a bearish outlook of the market. OPEC was said to estimate that its efforts to clear the oversupply will be successful by the end of September 2018. Unrest in Iraq also underpinned prices. Tensions between the two, which traders fear could cut off oil exports from the region, have been building since Iraqi Kurds overwhelmingly backed independence in a September 25 vote.

Economy Facebook's food delivery feature now brings Five Guys to all
Author: 0 Facebook's food delivery feature now brings Five Guys to all

This isn't ideal for Facebook, as the company wants you constant attention. But it's not at all what you might think; Facebook hasn't created its own answer to Seamless, which would be massive news for the restaurant industry. According to a press release , you can only order from restaurants that are already offering takeout and delivery through one of those services. Food delivery apps is a saturated market but Facebook, with 240 million users in the United States, aims to offer a more ...

Economy Hurricane Ophelia 2017 could bring hurricane conditions to Ireland next week
Author: 0 Hurricane Ophelia 2017 could bring hurricane conditions to Ireland next week

According to JLT Re's Hurricane Activity report, as of 8am Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) today (13 October) Ophelia had strengthened to a Cat 2 Hurricane, with peak wind speeds of 104 miles per hour. Ophelia is tracking slowly north-eastwards towards the British Isles and is expected to maintain hurricane strength before weakening slightly to a storm as it passes over the cooler waters which surround the UK.

Economy Bitcoin Surges Above $5200 on Hopes of Renewed China Trade
Author: 0 Bitcoin Surges Above $5200 on Hopes of Renewed China Trade

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month . Bitcoin's valuation has surpassed $5,000 for the first time on Thursday. Majority of cryptocurrency transactions occur in the Bitcoin network. "For bitcoin no such fundamentals exist". The price of Bitcoin reached an all-time high, smashing through the $5,000 mark as it rebounds from a short period of uncertainty.

Economy Las Vegas gunman shot security guard before mass shooting
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman shot security guard before mass shooting

The assault killed 58 people and injured more than 500 in the deadliest mass shooting in recent USA history. "We are trying to prove his intent or understand his intent and the history associated with this and whether or not he has any accomplices", Lombardo said.

Economy Netflix Raises US Subscription Prices for New and Existing Customers
Author: 0 Netflix Raises US Subscription Prices for New and Existing Customers

The company said that by the end of the year it will have spent around $6 billion for original content in 2017. LOS GATOS You're going to have to dig a little bit deeper into your wallet to pay for the privilege of watching " Stranger Things ", " House of Cards " and everything else on Netflix .

Economy GST relief to exporters, small businesses: 10 key points
Author: 0 GST relief to exporters, small businesses: 10 key points

Parrikar, who also holds the finance portfolio, said that he has supported quarterly filing of returns by the dealers under the GST system, while the payment would be on the monthly basis. The panel chose to give an option to taxpayers to avail the composition scheme if their turnover is less than Rs. 1 crore as against the previous limit of Rs.

Economy Uber Investors Threaten to Sue over Board Vote
Author: 0 Uber Investors Threaten to Sue over Board Vote

The board's decisions mean that Uber, valued at almost $70 billion and closely watched by other start-ups, may have defused - at least temporarily - another fractious situation. Kalanick's comments on the matter were equally effusive, saying: "Today the Board came together collaboratively and took a major step forward in Uber's journey to becoming a world-class public company".

Economy JK attack ends, hunt on for 7 terrorists
Author: 0 JK attack ends, hunt on for 7 terrorists

At least three militants and one Indian soldier have been killed during violent clashes that erupted after an attack on an Indian paramilitary training camp in the disputed Kashmir region . The closeness of the BSF camp to the airport led to panic but officers said, prima facie it looks like the attack was targeted at the BSF camp. Militant commander Zakir Musa claimed Dujana had joined his Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind, which declared allegiance to al-Qaeda a few months ago.

Economy Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London under PMLA
Author: 0 Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London under PMLA

Mallya had earlier been arrested in London in April based on an extradition warrant, but was later granted bail and released on a bond of 650000 pounds. Liquor baron Vijay Mallya was arrested on Tuesday in London in a case of money laundering. This is followed by an extradition hearing following which the final decision is taken by the Secretary of State.

Author: 0 Tesla Falls Behind on Model 3 Production in Q3

Shares of Tesla fell 1.5% in after-hours trading after the company released the news. On Monday, Tesla also mentioned that quite a few systems in its vehicle plants took longer to activate than it was expected. Total orders for Tesla's Model 3 tumbled earlier this year to 455,000 from a high of 518,000. The market would rather see the Model 3 produced well than have it rushed out quickly to meet delivery targets, said Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas .

Economy Another Ex-VW Exec Arrested In Germany Over Emissions
Author: 0 Another Ex-VW Exec Arrested In Germany Over Emissions

With the additional charges, the German auto maker has increased its provisions to cover the costs of the diesel scandal to EUR25.1 billion , ($29.67 billion ) from EUR22.6 billion previously. In the United States, where the diesel test-cheating scandal originated, the carmaker must also provide hardware fixes and in some cases buy back cars.

Economy World Oil Price Varies Ahead of OPEC Meeting
Author: 0 World Oil Price Varies Ahead of OPEC Meeting

As an Opec committee meeting wrapped up, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said the cartel and allied producers can wait until at least January to consider prolonging the output limits. The Indian basket, comprising 73 per cent sour-grade Dubai and Oman crudes, and the balance in sweet-grade Brent, has breached $55-mark and closed trade on Thursday at $55.51 for a barrel of 159 litres, which was higher than the previous day's close at $54.93.

Economy Fiscal concerns, North Korea fear pull Sensex 448 points down
Author: 0 Fiscal concerns, North Korea fear pull Sensex 448 points down

The rupee - which plummeted by a whopping 53 paise to end at 64.80 a dollar on Thursday - dropped by 31 paise to a four-month low level of 65.12 intra-day trading against the United States dollar before closing at 64.79/80 on Friday amid frenetic dollar demand from importers and banks.

Economy IOS 11: How to Use One Handed Keyboard with Your iPhone
Author: 0 IOS 11: How to Use One Handed Keyboard with Your iPhone

Instead, everything that runs on iOS devices will need to have been updated to a 64-bit version. Bear in mind, however, that many of its most dramatic enhancements are for the iPad only. Apple's own support page explains that switching off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth from Control Center only disconnects them from connected devices, but the functionality is still very much on.

Author: 0 Federal Reserve announces start to modestly reducing bond holdings

At a news conference Wednesday, Yellen said the Fed still believes that persistently low inflation is temporary. But its stimulus efforts that have kept rates near historic lows since 2008 have failed to boost inflation. This marks the last leg of unwinding of QE programme which had quadrupled the balance sheet to Dollars 4.5 trillion. Fed officials made a decision to keep their short-term benchmark rate between 1 percent and 1.25 percent.

Economy L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94
Author: 0 L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94

In October 2011, a court ruled Ms Bettencourt was suffering from a form of dementia, and awarded the daughter control over her mother's wealth and income - then estimated at $26 billion and including about 33 per cent of L'Oreal. Liliane, who had lost her mother when she was five years old, adored her father, whom she liked to say "taught me the meaning of hard work". She was, however, no stranger to controversy.

Economy Toshiba to sell memory business for $18 billion
Author: 0 Toshiba to sell memory business for $18 billion

The Bain-led group was identified as a preferred bidder nearly three months ago, but the process has been delayed by the lawsuits, government opposition and corporate indecision. The company said the cases "continue to move forward", but did not say when it expects the arbitration hearing. Toshiba on September 13 signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Bain Capital-led consortium for the sale of its memory chip business.

Economy PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister
Author: 0 PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister

Nisar's remarks came a day after Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi publicly backed Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif's statement regarding "putting our own house in order" and "in-house cleaning". He will address the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday. President Erdogan appreciated the strengthening of the bilateral relations through concrete cooperation in various fields and the commonality of views between the two countries on key worldwide and regional issues.

Economy Elon Musk Announces Tesla Semi-Truck Reveal Date
Author: 0 Elon Musk Announces Tesla Semi-Truck Reveal Date

Based on the latest filings with the SEC, investors are looking at Tesla, Inc . TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 812,857 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $226,218,000 after acquiring an additional 167,348 shares during the last quarter.

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