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Groupon to Buy LivingSocial, Reports Another Loss
Wall Street Journal
Groupon Inc. GRPN -1.13 % agreed to buy fellow daily-deals provider LivingSocial, uniting two top names in a sector that has experienced some turmoil. Groupon didn't disclose the deal value but said the consideration isn't material. Amazon.com AMZN -1 ...
Groupon (GRPN) Stock Tumbles in After-Hours Trading on Q3 Results
Groupon says it will acquire LivingSocial, shares drop
Posted: October 26, 2016, 8:41 pm
Russian warships to bypass Spanish refueling port, as NATO pledges to bolster its defenses - Washington Post
Russian warships to bypass Spanish refueling port, as NATO pledges to bolster its defenses
BRUSSELS — Russia canceled a request to refuel a flotilla of its Syria-bound warships at a Spanish port Wednesday, according to Russian state-run media and other news reports. The move came among mounting criticism leveled at Madrid from NATO's ...
Russia Drops Bid to Refuel Warships on Spanish Territory as Tensions with NATO Rise
Russia beefs up Baltic Fleet amid NATO tensions: reports
Russian warships: Spain says refuelling request withdrawn
Posted: October 26, 2016, 8:31 pm
Tesla Posts Surprise Profit Ahead of SolarCity Vote
Tesla Motors Inc. reported a surprise profit, its first in eight quarters, just weeks after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk urged employees to cut costs and deliver every car they could to boost results and prove Wall Street skeptics wrong. Third ...
Tesla reports first quarterly profit in more than three years
Tesla Posts Second Profitable Quarter Ever
Tesla Moves Into The Black With $21.9 Million Quarterly Profit As Vehicle Sales Jump
Posted: October 26, 2016, 8:17 pm
Two powerful earthquakes hit Italy near site of deadly August quake
Rome (CNN) [Breaking news update, published at 3:56 p.m. ET]. A second powerful earthquake struck central Italy near Perugia, the US Geological Survey said Wednesday. The epicenter of the magnitude-6.0 quake was 3.2 kilometers (2 miles) from Visso ...
2 powerful earthquakes rattle central Italy 2 hours apart
WATCH Pope Francis Makes Surprise Visit to Earthquake-Struck Italian Town
Italy earthquakes: Strong tremors shake central region
Posted: October 26, 2016, 8:04 pm
Microsoft's Surface Studio could change how you think about Windows
Microsoft's biggest product announcement at its Windows 10 event this morning was the Surface Studio, an all-in-one iMac-lookalike that breaks from tradition by folding down into a tilted canvas. It's a gorgeous device, but its hallmark feature could ...
Microsoft plays creativity card in Windows pitch to consumers
Microsoft's Surface Book i7 doubles the GPU performance of its predecessor
Microsoft unveils pricey but powerful Surface Book update, Surface Studio at NY event
Posted: October 26, 2016, 7:38 pm
Jose Fernandez, friends reportedly had strong odor of alcohol after deadly boat crash
Miami-Dade County authorities say the strong odor of alcohol was found on Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and two other men in a boat when they died in a crash last month, according to a search warrant affidavit obtained by the Miami Herald.
Report: Jose Fernandez, friends had 'strong odor of alcohol' when bodies found
Report: Affidavit says there was 'strong odor of alcohol' at Jose Fernandez crash
Marlins' Jose Fernandez reeked of alcohol after fatal boat crash, report says
Posted: October 26, 2016, 7:12 pm
IS Driving Hundreds Into Mosul, Using Them as Human Shields
New York Times
QAYARA, Iraq — Islamic State militants have been going door to door in villages south of Mosul, ordering people at gunpoint on a mileslong trek into the city and using them as human shields as the extremists prepare to defend it from Iraqi forces ...
Captured battlefield cellphones, computers are helping the US target and kill Islamic State's leaders
U.S. Pushes Up Plan to Attack ISIS Capital to Stop Attacks in the West
US Says an Assault on Raqqa Is Needed to Stop ISIS Planning Attacks
Posted: October 26, 2016, 6:50 pm
Trump christens DC hotel, lauds Newt Gingrich for sparring with Megyn Kelly
Donald Trump made a detour to Washington on Wednesday to officially christen a downtown hotel bearing his name, even as his campaign sets its sights on Florida as its make-or-break battleground state less than two weeks before Election Day.
Study: HIV Arrived in US Long Before 'Patient Zero'
Newt Gingrich's Strange Fascination With Sex
Megyn Kelly vs. Newt Gingrich: Has the Republican Feminist Awakening Begun?
Posted: October 26, 2016, 6:22 pm
Democrats launch early attack on Clinton's 2020 challengers
For some Republicans, the end of 2016 can't come soon enough. To some Democrats, that means 2020 is just getting started. Democratic operatives primarily focused on taking down Donald Trump are simultaneously mapping out — and in some cases ...
Poll: Clinton builds lead in divided nation worried about Election Day violence
Poll finds shrinking lead for Clinton in New Hampshire
Donald Trump Campaigns In Crucial Battleground Of Washington, D.C.
Posted: October 26, 2016, 6:01 pm
Defense secretary suspends money collection from National Guard soldiers ordered to repay bonuses - Washington Post
Defense secretary suspends money collection from National Guard soldiers ordered to repay bonuses
BRUSSELS — Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter said Wednesday that he has ordered the Pentagon to suspend its efforts to collect payments from California Army National Guard soldiers who were told to return their enlistment bonuses. Carter announced ...
DoD Sec. Ash Carter Orders Pentagon to Stop Reclaiming Reenlistment Bonuses
A Bonus Insult to Veterans
Ash Carter suspends California Guard bonus repayments
Posted: October 26, 2016, 5:51 pm