Roku (ROKU) Extends Rally After Strong Q4 Earnings

Roku, Inc. (ROKU) shares rose more than 3% during Friday’s session after the streaming company posted better-than-expected fourth quarter financial results. Key Takeaways Roku shares moved sharply higher during Friday’s session after the company reported a 58% increase in revenue and higher-than-expected earnings per share (EPS). The company reported strong financial and operational metrics during… Continue reading Roku (ROKU) Extends Rally After Strong Q4 Earnings

BTC Price Plunges Shortly After MicroStrategy Announcement of 3,907 Bitcoin Purchase for Roughly $177M

On August 24th, MicroStrategy acquired some extra 3,907 bitcoins at about $177 million in cash. MicroStrategy Incorporated CEO Michael Saylor made this announcement via Twitter. The Firm Is On a Bitcoin Acquisition Spree The US-based NASDAQ-listed business intelligence firm is said to be on a bitcoin acquisition binge. The firm purchased almost 4,000 bitcoins at… Continue reading BTC Price Plunges Shortly After MicroStrategy Announcement of 3,907 Bitcoin Purchase for Roughly $177M

UK embassy security fears after Briton suspected of spying for Russia arrested in Germany

MPs are calling for a review of private contractors in British embassies after a Briton working at the UK embassy in Berlin was arrested in Germany on suspicion of spying for Russia. The British national, named as David S, was detained in Potsdam on Tuesday for allegedly selling documents obtained at work to a “representative… Continue reading UK embassy security fears after Briton suspected of spying for Russia arrested in Germany

Mum, 25, stabbed to death after hunting sister's ex who knifed her in self-defence before he crawled to safety

A MUM of two young daughters was stabbed to death after hunting her sister's ex, who knifed her in self-defence. Levi Davis, 25, died during a fight between her boyfriend Jake Swords, 27, and Lucas Barnard. Tragically, the shocking incident would eventually claim two lives – with Swords dying behind bars months later. No cause… Continue reading Mum, 25, stabbed to death after hunting sister's ex who knifed her in self-defence before he crawled to safety

Mum, 25, stabbed to death after hunting sister's ex who knifed her in self-defence before he crawled to safety

A MUM of two young daughters was stabbed to death after hunting her sister's ex, who knifed her in self-defence. Levi Davis, 25, died during a fight between her boyfriend Jake Swords, 27, and Lucas Barnard. Tragically, the shocking incident would eventually claim two lives – with Swords dying behind bars months later. No cause… Continue reading Mum, 25, stabbed to death after hunting sister's ex who knifed her in self-defence before he crawled to safety

Child, 7, hit by stun gun after out-of-control brawl breaks out between a gang of women outside a garage

A CHILD was hit by a stun gun after an out-of-control brawl broke out between a gang of women outside a garage. The seven-year-old was injured by the gun as the women fought outside a Shell garage, smashing the windows of a car in the process. The brawl, which happened in Buckinghamshire, South East England,… Continue reading Child, 7, hit by stun gun after out-of-control brawl breaks out between a gang of women outside a garage

Wild weather: Clean up begins after monster swells batter Coromandel, Bay of Plenty coastlines

Council staff and contractors are this morning assessing the damage to the Coromandel and Bay of Plenty coastlines after monster swells battered the coastlines last night. MetService recorded waves overnight of up to 6.5 metres in Bowentown near Waihi and up to 8m in Pukehina, east of Tauranga. Swell warnings have lifted for most of… Continue reading Wild weather: Clean up begins after monster swells batter Coromandel, Bay of Plenty coastlines

Crude oil prices in focus after Colonial Pipeline cyberattack

Pipeline worker slams Biden’s executive order blocking Keystone XL pipeline Pipeline worker on Biden’s executive order  Investors and traders will be paying close attention to crude oil prices on Monday after a cyberattack shut down the largest pipeline system in the U.S. on Friday. Ticker Security Last Change Change % WTI W&T OFFSHORE 3.58 +0.17… Continue reading Crude oil prices in focus after Colonial Pipeline cyberattack

California woman arrested after using 'hateful language' toward Black delivery driver, reports say

Fox News Flash top headlines for May 5 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A White California woman has been arrested after using “hateful language disparaging of people of color” during an altercation with a Black delivery driver, police and reports say.  Julie Walrand of Berkeley can be heard… Continue reading California woman arrested after using 'hateful language' toward Black delivery driver, reports say

Serco reinstates dividend after earning £350m from Covid contracts

Test & Trace contractor Serco reveals it earned £350MILLION from Covid in 2020 as it restarts dividends for first time in seven years – despite chaos of government’s contact tracing scheme Dido Harding admitted in a letter Test & Trace is having ‘relatively small’ impact Serco runs more than one in four coronavirus swab-testing sites… Continue reading Serco reinstates dividend after earning £350m from Covid contracts

Bronx woman grazed in arm after bullet pierces apartment wall: cops

More On: shootings FBI bloodbath: Agent killed, 4 others hurt while serving warrant Afghanistan vet killed while working as security guard at St. Louis train station Suspect in Staten Island slaying claims he didn’t mean to shoot acquaintance One dead in Wisconsin mall shooting, cops looking for teen suspect A 26-year-old Bronx woman was grazed… Continue reading Bronx woman grazed in arm after bullet pierces apartment wall: cops

School left short-staffed after nine teachers were mistakenly told to self-isolate by NHS app

A SCHOOL was left stumped when NINE teachers were told to self-isolate at home by the NHS app – because they all kept their phones in the same drawer. Brighton and Hove Bilingual Primary was forced to operate on skeleton staff after the Test and Trace gaffe. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the… Continue reading School left short-staffed after nine teachers were mistakenly told to self-isolate by NHS app

Shane Te Pou: High hopes for 2021 after 2020’s Covid, politics and racism

OPINION: A lot of ink will be spilled trying to make sense of 2020, a year that makes the Queen’s “annus horribilis” (1992) seem like a barrel of laughs in comparison. How could you compare a few failed marriages and a palace fire to these 12 slow-motion months of mayhem across the globe?This year turned… Continue reading Shane Te Pou: High hopes for 2021 after 2020’s Covid, politics and racism

SAS rookies cheated death after parachuting into high voltage power lines in Scotland

TWO rookie SAS soldiers cheated death when they clattered into high voltage power lines while parachuting. The special forces duo collided with the cables after jumping out a plane in the dark over Cupar, Scotland, as part of a training mission. Incredibly they escaped uninjured after the lines – carrying 11,000 and 33,000 volts –… Continue reading SAS rookies cheated death after parachuting into high voltage power lines in Scotland

Stock futures rally again after Thursday's selling

Current market pullback is ‘absolutely normal’: Expert Payne Capital Management CEO Ryan Payne, The Fitz-Gerald Group Principal Keith Fitz-Gerald and Optimal Capital director of strategy Frances Newton Stacy share insights into today’s markets. Then, FOX Business’ Charles Payne gives his take on home ownership in the U.S. U.S. equity futures are higher ahead of the… Continue reading Stock futures rally again after Thursday's selling

Airbnb bans house parties after illegal lockdown gatherings

Airbnb has banned all house parties worldwide in an effort to comply with coronavirus-related limits on gatherings. People have been throwing illegal parties during lockdown at Airbnb rentals as nightclubs and bars remain shut due to the pandemic, the company said. In a statement on its website, Airbnb said: ‘We think such conduct is incredibly… Continue reading Airbnb bans house parties after illegal lockdown gatherings

Iran shuts down newspaper after expert accuses regime of coronavirus cover-up

Fox News Flash top headlines for August 11 The Iranian regime has shut down a newspaper in Iran after it published remarks by an expert who said the number of coronavirus cases and deaths could be 20 times higher than official statistics. Jahane Sanat, which has published since 2004, mainly on business news, was shut down… Continue reading Iran shuts down newspaper after expert accuses regime of coronavirus cover-up

Uber and Lyft shares sink after judge says drivers are employees

Shares of Uber and Lyft were down Tuesday morning following a California judge’s order that the ride-hailing giants should classify their drivers as employees instead of as independent contractors. The ruling was a major blow for the tech giants in their largest market. Uber and Lyft have been accused of violating California’s Assembly Bill 5,… Continue reading Uber and Lyft shares sink after judge says drivers are employees

Bitcoin Cash Buy the Dips after an Initial Failure at $340 High

Today, BCH is approaching the high of $330 after its rebound above $290 support. In the August 2nd uptrend, the coin reached a high of $340 but was repelled. The breakdown was enormous as the price fell to $245 low. The current move is to retest the $340 resistance. The price is already close to… Continue reading Bitcoin Cash Buy the Dips after an Initial Failure at $340 High

Litecoin Hovers above $56 after a Sharp Fall, Attempts to Move Up

Today, buyers attempted to retest the $60 high but were repelled. Before now, the price has been retesting the resistance soon after LTC fell in value on August 2. Since August 2, the market has been consolidating above $56 but below $60 high. There are chances of having a fresh uptrend as price is above… Continue reading Litecoin Hovers above $56 after a Sharp Fall, Attempts to Move Up

DeFi Application Affected After Losing $500k Worth of WETH

The Decentralized Finance (DeFI) market has been affected by a new hack in which an attacker was able to take $500,000 worth of WETH from Balancer Labs, a DeFi protocol that is offering crypto-solutions to users. This is according to Steven Zheng, a recognized crypto researcher.  DeFi Protocol Losses $500,000 Despite the fact that the… Continue reading DeFi Application Affected After Losing $500k Worth of WETH

Girl, 15, killed herself ‘after struggling with pressure of coronavirus lockdown, her heartbroken mom says – The Sun

A "TALENTED and intelligent" schoolgirl, 15, has killed herself in a heartbreaking reaction to the coronavirus lockdown, says her grieving mom. Californian Danielle Hunt said she was sharing information on the passing of her "bubbly and loving" daughter, Jo'Vianni, to make fellow parents and caregivers more aware of the stresses placed upon kids. Danielle told… Continue reading Girl, 15, killed herself ‘after struggling with pressure of coronavirus lockdown, her heartbroken mom says – The Sun

Ainsley Earhardt did this after Howard Stern mocked her faith on air

Ainsley Earhardt did this after Howard Stern mocked her faith on air CELEBRATING ONE YEAR OF FOX NATION — FOR A LIMITED TIME, SIGN UP AND GET 35% OFF WITH PROMO CODE: CELEBRATE "Fox & Friends" host Ainsley Earhardt had a surprising reaction after shock jock Howard Stern mocked her faith, and she revealed it in a special holiday… Continue reading Ainsley Earhardt did this after Howard Stern mocked her faith on air

Expedia Stock in Freefall After Weak Quarter

Expedia Group, Inc. (EXPE) has opened Thursday's session sharply lower after a nightmare third quarter in which the travel giant missed profit and revenue estimates by wide margins. Revenues rose a paltry 2.8% year over year, highlighting growing alternatives to the company's near-monopoly, as well as competitive pricing at hotel, airlines, and car rental sites. Executives… Continue reading Expedia Stock in Freefall After Weak Quarter