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Finance Irish rail strike to hit cross-border services
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Representing bus drivers and engineers, Unite regional officer John Boughton said: "The workers are fed up with this continuing diet of inadequate pay offers when the company makes handsome profits, yet our members struggle to make ends meet as wages lag behind rising inflation".

Finance Fat finger error locks up $280 million worth of popular cryptocurrency
Author: 0 Fat finger error locks up $280 million worth of popular cryptocurrency

Tagged as critical, the alleged Parity vulnerability rendered all multi-sig contracts inaccessible-effectively locking up millions of dollars in Ethereum in order to ensure its security until the vulnerability was addressed. I was able to make myself the owner of that contract because it's uninitialized. Rather than returning the money, however, that simply locked all the funds in those multisignature wallets permanently, with no way to access them.

Finance Xbox One X vs PS4 Pro Resolutions Playing Diablo 3
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The worlds most powerful system, Microsoft's Xbox One X is here and to celebrate its launch big stars and celebrity gamers hit up Microsoft's NYC 5th avenue flagship store on Monday night (Nov. It is very early days to be thinking about the next PlayStation or Xbox as the new iterations of these consoles are quite new. "Ever since the original announcement of the Xbox One X, we've been excited to see how far Microsoft would push the hardware specs, and how far that would let us push ...

Finance Will QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Accept Broadcom's Takeover Bid?
Author: 0 Will QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Accept Broadcom's Takeover Bid?

Reportedly, Broadcom offered a grand total of $103bn to completely purchase the American silicon on chip manufacturer at price of $70 per share. They added that a combination of the two companies would create a dominant wireless business and overall powerful global semiconductor leader.

Finance A note of protest
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Taking on Prime Minister Modi over his allegations of widespread corruption in Himachal, Rahul Gandhi said that as per a NITI Aayog report, corruption level was lowest in Himachal and it was also adjudged the best in the country in education, health and cleanliness.

Finance United States urges action after Saudi accuses Iran over missile attack
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Saudi Arabia said that the missiles were intercepted as they headed to the Saudi capital Riyadh . Saudi Arabia and Iran back opposing sides not only in Yemen's civil war but in power struggles in Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, and elsewhere. Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, accused Saudi Arabia of "wars of aggression, regional bullying, destabilizing behavior & risky provocations", in a statement on Twitter.

Finance Civil Aviation Minister Summons Parties Involved In The Indigo Incident
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However, it was later revealed that the individual who recorded the video was the one who was sacked first, according to a Times Now report . As the video caused waves of shock and anger against India's most successful budget airline, IndiGo put out an apology and said it had fired the staff involved after an inquiry.

Finance Auburn cracks the top 10 in College Football Playoff rankings
Author: 0 Auburn cracks the top 10 in College Football Playoff rankings

The Bulldogs remain in the top spot in the second of five playoff rankings before the four teams for the playoff are determined on December 3. In other polls, LSU (6-3, 3-2 SEC) on Sunday fell to No. Miami (8-0) - Just win, baby. Augmenting that status is Notre Dame owns the most quality/ranked victories, and all resoundingly, versus No. 11 USC (49-14), No.

Finance Waymo pulls engineer from driver's seat on public roads
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Following eight years of development and an ongoing public awareness campaign , Waymo's self-driving cars are now transporting passengers without a human behind the wheel. At a recent press event at Waymo's Castle proving grounds for its autonomous tech, Krafcik said that the Alphabet company is open to a wide range of potential models and deployments for its products, but now we know the way many people will get to experience them first.

Finance Repeat distracted drivers to face higher premiums in BC
Author: 0 Repeat distracted drivers to face higher premiums in BC

ICBC said in a statement that as many as 200 volunteers may participate in the distracted driving pilot test using what it calls "telematics" - hardware that records how a driver accelerates, brakes, turns and otherwise drives. "Two seconds of looking at your screen is all it takes to cross the lane into oncoming traffic", said Paula Pepin, who was the victim of a serious crash caused by a distracted driver and whose life has been forever affected.

Finance AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices jump 20 cents
Author: 0 AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices jump 20 cents

Statewide, prices rose an average of 1.9 cents per gallon, to $2.20, the survey states. That's about 54 cents more than at the same point past year. In Los Angeles County, the average cost of a gallon of gas is $3.28, while in Orange County it is $3.26.

Author: 0 Australian Interest Rates Kept On Hold

The, which measures the greenback's strength against a trade-weighted basket of six major currencies, was up 0.18% at 94.80 by 02:10 a.m. ET (06:10 GMT). Still, the economy is not without its bright points with the job market surging this year led by full-time job creation, while decade-high business conditions point to ongoing hiring momentum.

Finance Smith & Nephew plc's (SN) Hold Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank
Author: 0 Smith & Nephew plc's (SN) Hold Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank

Df Dent & Co Inc decreased Celgene Corp (CELG) stake by 1.09% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board acquired 5,261 shares as Ventas Inc (VTR)'s stock rose 8.01%. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, July 22 with "Hold". The company has market cap of 103.75 billion GBP. The Firm provides a home for over 50,000 students in approximately 140 properties in over 28 of England and Scotland's University towns and cities.

Finance Kanye West Makes His First Live Appearance Of 2017 With Kid Cudi
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West has lately been seen in the studio with the likes of Cudi while his G.O.O.D. Kanye's been working on a new album. He went on a 15-minute rant where he dissed a bunch of his close friends including fellow rapper JAY-Z and Jay's wife Beyoncé before he walked offstage.

Finance Kamal Haasan launches app, says it will be a 'whistleblower platform'
Author: 0 Kamal Haasan launches app, says it will be a 'whistleblower platform'

Looking at the larger goal, longer time, so have to make the party ready for it. I am now working on the structral part. "The aim would be to reach out to people", the actor and added that he meant to tour across Tamil Nadu which now receiving torrential rainfall which has flooded many parts of the state.

Author: 0 Debt-laden RCom to sell DTH business to Veecon Media

Delhi-based Veecon Media and Television Ltd (Veecon Media) has bought out Reliance Communications Ltd's ( RCom's ) entire stake in its subsidiary Reliance Big TV Ltd (RBTV). In December previous year, RCom had inked binding agreements to sell 51% stake in its tower business to Canada-based Brookfield Infrastructure and its institutional partners for Rs11,000 crore, but the deal fell through after the company called off its merger with Aircel .

Finance Altice agreement 'not contingent' on T-Mobile talks failing - Sprint CFO
Author: 0 Altice agreement 'not contingent' on T-Mobile talks failing - Sprint CFO

Altice USA and Sprint announced a MVNO deal, with the fourth largest US cable company now joining top operators Comcast and Charter in the wireless business. Altice has about 5 million customers in 21 states. Meanwhile, Sprint parent SoftBank issued a statement announcing plans to increase its stake in the USA wireless carrier.