• 'Pokemon Go' more than doubles Nintendo's stock price
'Pokemon Go' more than doubles Nintendo's stock price

The game is attracting thousands of people every hour and became an global sensation since its release in a few selected countries. Another social media post made by a Twitter user who claimed to be the leader of the hacking group stated that the recent server was an experiment to showcase their hacking skills.

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  • Tesla Motors (TSLA) 2.0: Elon Musk Teases With 'Top Secret' Tweet
Tesla Motors (TSLA) 2.0: Elon Musk Teases With 'Top Secret' Tweet

The company could have mentioned it in its May 18 securities filing, which came after Tesla reported the crash to the NHTSA. While Tesla had informed the government of the crash and its investigation into Autopilot's potential involvement on May 16, the company still was investigating the incident by the stock offering dates.

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  • Germany calls on Turkey to deal with coup plotters lawfully
Germany calls on Turkey to deal with coup plotters lawfully

And yet he was able to fly on. The U.S. ambassador to Turkey, John Bass, said in a statement on Monday that speculation by some public figures that the United States in some way supported the coup was "categorically untrue". The immediate test will be Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's demand that the United States extradite Fethullah...

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  • German investors worry about Brexit
German investors worry about Brexit

Worries about the stability of the banking and financial system following the "Leave" vote in the June 23 referendum in Europe's main financial centre could also take their toll on Germany , Wambach said. When the European Central Bank's governing council convenes on Thursday, it would "acknowledge that market moves so far have been relatively ord...

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  • BT told it must improve United Kingdom broadband - or it will lose control
BT told it must improve United Kingdom broadband - or it will lose control

MPs on Parliament's Culture, Media & Sport committee have ordered BT to invest more in its Openreach business amid concerns about the quality of its service. "We are in discussions with Ofcom about increasing the autonomy of Openreach and are hopeful that a settlement is possible that will meet the concerns of the committee", he added.

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  • USA stocks open mixed amid upbeat earnings
USA stocks open mixed amid upbeat earnings

The bank's shares rose 3.3 per cent to $US14.11, helping the S&P financial index gain 0.4 per cent. A slew of other companies are scheduled to report their quarterly earnings this week, including almost a fifth of the S&P 500 index. Upbeat data on USA retail sales and inflation outweighed initial selling seen after a terror attack in France l...

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  • Melania Trump's RNC speech stirs plagiarism accusations
Melania Trump's RNC speech stirs plagiarism accusations

It was the billionaire's first appearance at the convention. Shortly after the convention officially got underway Monday afternoon, #NeverTrump forces took their last, desperate gasp by creating a commotion on the floor in hopes of embarrassing Donald Trump.

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  • Banks lead as Dow, S&P 500 push to fresh records
Banks lead as Dow, S&P 500 push to fresh records

And the Nasdaq composite , which kicks off Wednesday's session about 4% from its July 2015 record high of 5218.86, was flat. The Nasdaq Composite was up 34.28 points, or 0.68%, at 5,040.00. Among the 10 major S&P sectors, the traditionally defensive utilities, telecoms and consumer staples fell. South Korea's Kospi edged up 0.1 percent and Hon...

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  • Half A Million 'Hoverboards' Recalled Over Risk Of Fire, Explosions
Half A Million 'Hoverboards' Recalled Over Risk Of Fire, Explosions

So far there have been 99 incidents of fires involving hoverboards. CPSC is advising all affected consumers to immediately stop using the recalled hoverboards and to contact their respective hoverboard company for a full refund. T he recall covers hoverboards that were sold in June of 2015 through May of this year. Davis said hoverboards were th...

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  • Hasbro beats estimates on strong sales of Disney Princess dolls
Hasbro beats estimates on strong sales of Disney Princess dolls

Sales of toys for boys rose 4%, games notched an 8% increase, girls clocked in with a robust 35% gain (thanks to Disney Princess and Frozen) and pre-school rounded things out with a 5% increase. Sales of toys aimed at boys, the group's biggest market, and accounting for 40% of the business, rose just 6% at constant currency rates compared with do...

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  • 'The Vampire Diaries' Season 8: 'Delena' ship sets sail one last time?
'The Vampire Diaries' Season 8: 'Delena' ship sets sail one last time?

It's no secret that when Nina Dobrev took her leave from the show, the ratings have dwindled down to a point that there were rumors of the show's cancellation. These days, the buzz for TVD has returned with the season 7 finale hinting at Dobrev's return. The couple, according to Daily Mail , flew to Georgia to film more scenes for the upcoming sea...

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  • Pokemon Go: What exactly is it?
Pokemon Go: What exactly is it?

This app allows the users to go out of their homes, use their mobile phone's camera and catch the Pokemons in real places. With Niantic allowing users to make the developer aware of potential risky places for PokeStops and Gyms, and perhaps even suggest safer alternatives in the process, it looks likely that Pokemon GO could become a better e...

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  • People 'want Turkey coup terrorists dead'
People 'want Turkey coup terrorists dead'

A senior official said Monday that F-16 jets guarded the Turkish airspace overnight, after a faction within the military launched an attempted coup late Friday against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Western allies say Turkey must uphold the rule of law. Police officers, civilians, they were all killed. So far, officials have not offered eviden...

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  • Trident gets MPs approval for renewal amid Labour split
Trident gets MPs approval for renewal amid Labour split

Parliament, where the Conservatives have a majority of 16, is likely to approve renewing the Scottish-based nuclear-armed Trident submarines despite opposition from some lawmakers from the main opposition Labour Party and the pro-independence Scottish National Party.

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  • J&J quarterly sales rise 3.9 percent
J&J quarterly sales rise 3.9 percent

The company Insiders own 0.11% of Johnson & Johnson shares according to the proxy statements. Johnson & Johnson makes up approx 8.52% of Boulegeris Investments's portfolio.Lgt Capital Partners Ltd. The pharmaceutical segment of the firm will continue to be the top revenue generating area for the latest quarter with contribution of more than 46% t...

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  • EXTRA: Same Trends For Royal Mail As Political Mailings Balance Out
EXTRA: Same Trends For Royal Mail As Political Mailings Balance Out

Royal Mail, which was fully privatised last October, posted a first-quarter trading update showing further falls in letter postings, with volumes down by 2% in the three months to June 26 - or a decline of around 4% with European Union referendum mailings and direct delivery returns stripped out.

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  • JPMorgan Chase beats expectations for Q2 earnings
JPMorgan Chase beats expectations for Q2 earnings

Shares of the company rose 2.3 percent to $64.40 at 8:04 a.m.in NY. The company also said average core loans increased 16 percent from a year earlier . But Brexit also threw into doubt the likelihood of a USA interest rate hike anytime soon, meaning that lending margins will remain under pressure. Lower global interest rates, in turn, negatively a...

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  • Amir seals Pakistan's 75 run-win over England
Amir seals Pakistan's 75 run-win over England

The celebrations in question, in which Pakistan's team performed and gave a salute to the flag above their dressing room balcony, were a nod to the army bootcamp undergone by the squad in Abbottabad prior to the tour and while Cook let slip some mild frustration at their excessiveness, they could become a feature of the series.

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  • Donald & Melania Trump at the RNC: The Photos You Need to See
Donald & Melania Trump at the RNC: The Photos You Need to See

State party communications director Tim Sifert denied Lori Hack the credential when she tried to claim it Monday morning. The traditional role of the first lady is, in the clichéd language of our politics, to "humanize" her spouse. No comment came from the Trump campaign . "Who would trust Hillary Clinton to protect them?" If they wanted som...

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  • Our core operating profit may slip, warns Novartis
Our core operating profit may slip, warns Novartis

Analysts expected core net income... Cosentyx, a treatment for psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis (a form of spinal arthritis), posted "great, strong sales in the quarter" of $260 million, Jimenez said. Sales slipped to $US12.5 billion from $US12.7 billion. Looking ahead to fiscal 2016, Novartis affirmed its outlook for...

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