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Author: 0 Iran restricts social media networks used by protesters

Telegram is a popular form of messaging in Iran, and it's how many in the nation learned of the demonstrations . It also appears to have forced the state television network to break its silence, acknowledging it hadn't reported on the demonstrations on orders from security officials .

Markets Assam lists 19 million citizens in first draft National Register of Citizens
Author: 0 Assam lists 19 million citizens in first draft National Register of Citizens

The exercise covering 3.28 crore people has caused fear among the people as many names are making it to the negative list. "The process has been carried out very systematically and all names have been included or excluded based on legacy documents provided", said a central government official familiar with the development.

Markets One lucky Irish person is €38.9m richer today
Author: 0 One lucky Irish person is €38.9m richer today

It's not yet known where exactly in the country the ticket was sold. The life-changing digits were 4, 8, 22, 23, 48 and the lucky stars 1 and 12. Lottery CEO Dermot Griffin said: "This has been an awesome year for our EuroMillions players and what a way to finish with our third jackpot victor on Friday".

Markets Minimum wage hike goes into effect in NY, NJ
Author: 0 Minimum wage hike goes into effect in NY, NJ

Another minimum wage hike will be coming for NY workers Sunday. As a broader minimum wage increase for NY workers goes into effect Sunday, fast-food workers in the state will be getting a raise, too. It will then go up to $15 an hour at a time to be determined by the New York State Department of Labor. Beginning Sunday, the state's minimum wage will increase to $13 an hour for employees at New York City businesses with at least 11 employees and $12 an hour for workers at New York City ...

Markets Service is part of India's culture: Modi
Author: 0 Service is part of India's culture: Modi

Let us move forward with all renewed zeal, enthusiasm, fervor and new resolve. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that "service to people" was the biggest identity of humankind and also a part of India's culture. Mentioning about 26th January, Mr Modi said Republic Day is a historic festival for all of us but this time it will be celebrated with leaders of all ten ASEAN countries coming to India as chief guests.

Markets Slidell 'Nigerian Prince' arrested for scamming
Author: 0 Slidell 'Nigerian Prince' arrested for scamming

Police say he acted as the "middle man", getting money from victims and transferring it to accomplices in Nigeria, in hundreds of email and phone scams, the Sacramento Bee reports. The scam starts with an email from a high-ranking Nigerian official who is seeking people to provide financial assistance or personal information to receive a large amount of money.

Markets New Year's Eve Tradition: Taxi service offers free rides
Author: 0 New Year's Eve Tradition: Taxi service offers free rides

Though partying is a New Year's Eve tradition.it's important to be careful while doing so. "But with it being so easy with an app on a phone, that's why we chose to partner with Lyft". There are a few options on how to get home safe on New Year's Eve, and some are even free. Some may be hesitant in calling the police while intoxicated.

Markets Claire's: Independent testing shows 'asbestos free' children's makeup
Author: 0 Claire's: Independent testing shows 'asbestos free' children's makeup

A Rhode Island mother was the first to report the potential problem after she saw her daughter playing with an aqua-colored glitter makeup kit from Claire's. Fitzgerald says he was "shocked" when he saw the results of his tests. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has established standards, depending on the type of workplace exposure, but generally sets permissible exposure limits at 1.0 asbestos fibers per cubic centimeter over a 30-minute period.

Author: 0 Fifth Third Bancorp's (FITB) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank of Canada

Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB ) saw 514 million in free cash flow last quarter, representing a quarterly net change in cash of 2 million. It has outperformed by 33.51% the S&P500. Greenleaf owns 8,226 shares or 0.01% of their USA portfolio. Oakbrook Investments Lc owns 50,711 shares or 0.09% of their USA portfolio. Victory Mngmt holds 0.01% in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB ) or 216,288 shares.

Markets Govt warns against investing in bitcoin, calls it Ponzi scheme
Author: 0 Govt warns against investing in bitcoin, calls it Ponzi scheme

The ministry warned consumers and asked them to be cautious as to avoid getting trapped. Bitcoin has surged by more than 900 per cent in value in 2017, which has raised fears of a bubble around countries. "The government or RBI has not authorised any virtual currencies as a medium of exchange". Finally, the ministry reminded the Indian citizenry that the Reserve Bank of India had previously spoken out against "the potential financial, operational, legal, customer protection and security ...

Markets Liquor Sales Spike Ahead of New Year's Eve
Author: 0 Liquor Sales Spike Ahead of New Year's Eve

Some area grocery stores that sell alcohol have posted signs reminding customers of the lack of Sunday sales, while some liquor stores report adding extra staff to deal with an expected increase in customers today and Saturday. Likewise as New Year's Eve is approaching fast, massive surge has also been witnessed in booking of hotels and farm houses in Lahore and Islamabad.

Markets Here are your public transit options on New Year's Eve
Author: 0 Here are your public transit options on New Year's Eve

Buses that run on 15th Street between John F. Kennedy Boulevard and Chestnut Street will be detoured from noon until 8 p.m. while the city makes preparations for the arctic nightmare this year's Mummers Parade promises to be. "This is meant to be, if someone feels uncomfortable, it's an option to get home safe". This year, we're giving away 25 free Uber passes to the first 25 residents who pledge to not get behind the wheel after consuming alcohol on New Year's Eve .

Markets Tim Cook gets a 46 percent pay raise in 2017
Author: 0 Tim Cook gets a 46 percent pay raise in 2017

Cook, along with other Apple board directors such as Disney CEO Bob Iger , former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, and former Northrop Grumman CEO Ron Sugar, are up for election to remain in the board another year. Cook's compensation was almost half those of the $24.1 million packages for CFO Luca Maestri, SVP of hardware engineering Dan Riccio and general counsel Bruce Sewell.

Author: 0 Brightworth Acquires Shares of 6619 Starbucks Co. (SBUX)

About 338,648 shares traded. Osher Van De Voorde Investment Management increased its stake in Starbucks Corp ( SBUX ) by 760.79% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The Jump Trading Llc holds 3,589 shares with $193,000 value, down from 25,400 last quarter. 24,175 were accumulated by Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Il.

Markets XPO Logistics (XPO) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates
Author: 0 XPO Logistics (XPO) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates

The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $148.94. About 646,965 shares traded. (NYSE: XPO ). Quantitative Systematic Strategies Lc holds 0.43% of its portfolio in XPO Logistics, Inc . 2,000 are owned by Brown Brothers Harriman. Morgan Stanley accumulated 0.01% or 699,099 shares. The stock exchanged hands with 2,673,811 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 1.62M shares.

Markets Committed to safeguard corridor with China: Pakistani Army
Author: 0 Committed to safeguard corridor with China: Pakistani Army

Addressing a press briefing , Asif Ghafoor, Director General of Pakistani Army's media wing Inter-Services Public Relations, said the Army has raised a whole division which is deployed on the security of CPEC, Xinhua reported. Iqbal said he had issued directives for completing Quetta safe city project as soon as possible. "It is an essential step towards positioning Pakistan as a trading hub between Western and Central Asia", Hu added.

Author: 0 Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) has its outstanding shares of 464.69 Million

BZUN's SI was 8.61M shares in December as released by FINRA. American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) has risen 23.66% since December 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Primecap Mgmt Ca holds 2.56M shares. Ellington Management Gru Lc has 0.06% invested in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG ) for 12,700 shares. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas reported 1.05 million shares.