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Author: 0 Trump signs bill rolling back FCC privacy rules for ISPs

The repealed rules would have required internet providers like AT&T and Comcast to get permission from subscribers before collecting and monetizing personal data including browser history and app use for targeted advertising. Under this new rule, there are few limits on the ways ISPs will be allowed to interact with people's user data. Furthermore, it would have required ISPs to protect browsing data from hackers and alert customers of any breaches.

Author: 0 BMW pulls advertising from Fox News' 'O'Reilly Factor'

Fox News may be attempting to weather the storm with O'Reilly, who continually tops cable news ratings. O'Reilly didn't discuss harassment allegations detailed against over the weekend in his first show back at work, Monday, April 3, 2017.

Finance Embattled O'Reilly takes his longest spring break in years
Author: 0 Embattled O'Reilly takes his longest spring break in years

Walsh's account is the latest in a long timeline of reports of sexual harassment at Fox News that reveals a pattern of corporate retaliation, victim-blaming, and million- and million-plus-dollar payouts for silence extending far beyond O'Reilly or former Fox chairman Roger Ailes, who resigned previous year after numerous women said that he had sexually harassed them.

Author: 0 Liberum Capital Reiterated BHP Billiton PLC (LON:BLT) As 'Sell'

The stock's price-to-book ratio is 1.72 and the forward price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio is 39.25. Shelter Ins Retirement Plan's holdings in BHP Billiton Limited were worth $4,035,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was posted by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. The original version of this article can be read at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/04/14/zacks-investment-research-downgrades-bhp-billiton-plc-bbl-to-hold.html.

Author: 0 Advertisers Dropping From O'Reilly's Show Amid Scandal

Other companies pulling their spots include Mercedes, Mitsubishi, BMW, Hyundai, GSK, Constant Contact , T. Rowe Price , Ainsworth, Wayfair , Credit Karma, MileIQ, Bayer , Lexus , and Orkin. One of the only reasons O'Reilly is still on air is because companies like Lexus , Jenny Craig and Claritin and other advertisers continue to fund his show to the tune of $111m each year.

Finance Removal of United passenger shines light on airport police
Author: 0 Removal of United passenger shines light on airport police

In its response to the controversy, United Airlines has stumbled in its attempt to handle what has turned into a public relations nightmare for the airline. Richard was holding it by the tail when a fellow passenger sitting next to them on the plane pointed out was a scorpion and unsafe. Demetrio says Dao will "probably" sue over the incident and that the city of Chicago , which employs the guards, is also responsible.

Author: 0 Maxine Waters: Bill O'Reilly 'needs to go to jail'

If advertisers continue to boycott O'Reilly, Fox News , which is still dealing with fallout from sexual harassment charges against former chairman Roger Ailes, may be forced to take action. Fox News averaged 2.4 million viewers in prime time , Nielsen research shows. A report in USA Today said that the show's ratings are up from a week before.

Finance Average 30-year mortgage rate falls to 2017 low of 4.08 pct
Author: 0 Average 30-year mortgage rate falls to 2017 low of 4.08 pct

The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.34%, down from 3.36%. Standard variable-rate mortgages saw the most pronounced fall in principal dwelling home (PDH) mortgage rates , dropping by 35 basis points to 3.40 per cent. While the share of fixed-rate PDH mortgages in new drawdowns fell over 2016, they still accounted for about 40 per cent of all new PDH mortgages. Mortgage rates move up or down based largely on Treasury bonds.

Finance Retail Sales Fall Again On Auto Weakness; Consumer Inflation Cools
Author: 0 Retail Sales Fall Again On Auto Weakness; Consumer Inflation Cools

First-quarter GDP tends to be weaker because of calculation problems that the government has acknowledged and is working to resolve.Retail sales last month were undercut by a 1.2 percent tumble in receipts at auto dealerships. There were, however, areas of strength in March's retail sales report. Just yesterday, JCPenney announced it would postpone the closing of 138 stores after the locations saw an increase in recent sales.

Finance British Woman Stabbed To Death In Jerusalem
Author: 0 British Woman Stabbed To Death In Jerusalem

On Good Friday each year, Christians hold a procession along the Via Dolorosa in the Old City , retracing what they believe was the route that Jesus took to his crucifixion. He was arrested shortly after Friday's attack. Tamimi is a Palestinian from Arab East Jerusalem who was charged with sexual assault against his daughter back in 2011, Shin Bet said.The man also previously attempted to commit suicide by swallowing a razor blade, it added.

Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani calls Assad to stress backing for Syrian state

In his first televised interview, H.R. McMaster pointed to dual US goals of defeating the Islamic State group and removing Assad. "Assad must go and the search for stability, to begin". On Thursday night, the USA military shot 59 Tomahawk missiles at the airfield in western Syria where the regime of Bashar Assad had itself launched a chemical attack that killed at least 87 people.

Author: 0 Jobs, jabs take centre stage on first day of BC election campaign

Although the election campaign officially begins Tuesday, Horgan kicked off the NDP's campaign in Surrey on Sunday and visited North Delta on Monday. "The message from the B.C. Premier possesses. "... Christy Clark has one job, and up until recently was getting two salaries, one from you and one from her rich donors". Sanford said the Liberals are also reeling over the recent appointment of a special prosecutor to work with the RCMP in an Election Act investigation that alleges illegal ...

Finance Lawyer says man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth
Author: 0 Lawyer says man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth

Dao's lawyers filed an emergency request with an IL state court on Wednesday to require United Continental Holdings Inc and the City of Chicago to preserve video recordings and other evidence related to the incident, which would be a precursor to a lawsuit.

Finance Police say robbery motive in judge's shooting death
Author: 0 Police say robbery motive in judge's shooting death

Police said the woman walked outside and was met by a person holding a gun. Chicago police announced Wednesday that a 37-year-old man has been charged in the fatal shooting of a judge who oversaw criminal cases in Cook County. Smith allegedly backed up the auto some distance. Above is Judge Myles' home. Kevin Navarro said. "This incident took from us a valuable partner in the fight to take violent offenders off the streets".

Author: 0 Defense in Kim Jong Nam murder case fear 'trial by ambush'

Lawyers for Aishah and Huong told the court on Thursday that police had not responded to requests to provide evidence including CCTV recordings and statements from three North Korean suspects allowed to leave Malaysia. "Neither side may seek unfair advantage by concealing weapons behind its back". "The real culprit has escaped and the people who have been (used) become the scapegoats", Gooi said.

Finance Iraqi Troops In Mosul Push Closer To Landmark Mosque
Author: 0 Iraqi Troops In Mosul Push Closer To Landmark Mosque

USA -backed Iraqi forces launched an offensive in February to liberate west Mosul from IS fighters who captured the city almost three years ago. The fact that the Iraqi government is making gains against IS militants illustrates how its intelligence apparatus has improved against IS, says Hisham al-Hashimi, a security analyst in Baghdad who advises the government on Sunni militant groups.

Author: 0 Steps ahead for July 1 GST rollout

Besides, GST compensation law allows for imposition of cess on certain luxury goods like tobacco, high-end cars and aerated drinks to create a corpus for compensating states for any loss of revenue in the first five years of GST roll out. Once J&K Assembly passes the laws, the Union Government will have to amend CGST and IGST laws and delete the phrases that they do not apply to the state, sources added.

Author: 0 Tesla set to unveil electric semi in Sept.

Musk made the announcement in a tweet , offering few details about the plan, although he has spoken in the past about moving into the truck segment. "We are actively engaged in a search process for independent board members, which is something we committed to do several months ago, and expect to announce new additions fairly soon".

Author: 0 Wells Fargo Takes Back $75 Million From Former Executives For Scandal

The report goes on to document what has been widely reported here and elsewhere - that over the years Wells Fargo created millions of accounts for customers who never authorized them. Ultimately, despite her plans to retire voluntarily, Wells Fargo decided in September that it would fire Tolstedt for cause, employing a harsh distinction rarely used in an industry that often lets even shamed executives walk away on their own terms.