Moller-Maersk shares slide as Q3 profits sink 43 percent

Moller-Maersk shares slide as Q3 profits sink 43 percent

European shares fell in early deals on Wednesday, set for their eighth day of straight losses, with the sentiment hit by jitters ahead of the U.S. presidential election next week and a fall in A.P. In late September, A.P. Moeller Maersk released plans to split off business to transport and energy units, concentrating to the shipping business. The cost cuts, however, were still not enough as freight rates went down by 16 percent. Read More

U.S. stocks turn lower, Fed meeting eyed

FED WATCH: Aside from the election cliffhanger, the Fed will wrap up a two-day meeting on Wednesday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 6 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,105 and the Nasdaq composite fell 18 points, or 0.4 percent, to 5,134. Read More

Pirate Party fail to win Iceland election outright

Pirate Party fail to win Iceland election outright

Its former coalition partner, the right-wing liberal Progressive Party took a severe hit, losing 11 seats to end up with just eight, on 11.5 per cent of the vote, a drop of nearly 13 percentage points. In a tight race, the newly established Vidreisn, or Reform Party, could become kingmaker. The party won support from many in the wake of Iceland's 2008 financial crisis and the Panama Papers' revelations earlier this year. Read More

Here's how Lamar Jackson could lose the Heisman Trophy

Here's how Lamar Jackson could lose the Heisman Trophy

On three occasions, UVa got inside U of L's 25 and failed to come away with points. "Kurt threw me the ideal ball right over the shoulder, so I jumped up and made the catch". "Everything, our whole season", he said. "It was one-on-one coverage outside, and I knew we had the best matchup, so that's the way we got the victory", Jackson told ABC. Read More

World's Largest Marine Reserve Created in Antarctica

Moscow was the last government opposing the move, due to concerns over fishing rights, after China offered its support previous year. "The U.S. and New Zealand have been pushing for the reserve for years", Cohen adds. "Secretary (John) Kerry reached out to Russian President (Vladimir) Putin and (Foreign Minister Sergei) Lavrov and I think that helped a great deal to convince Russia to come on board", Evan Bloom, head of the USA delegation at the meeting, said. Read More

Quake measuring 7.1 magnitude strikes central Italy

Quake measuring 7.1 magnitude strikes central Italy

The 13th-century civic tower in Amatrice, which was damaged but left standing by the August quake, collapsed on Sunday. Premier Matteo Renzi visited the picturesque hill-top university town of Camerino on Thursday, which is pledging to rebuild under the slogan: "The future doesn't collapse". Read More

Some fog in the morning, then warmer temperatures Friday

SUNDAY NIGHT: A slight chance of showers before 2am. Tuesday , mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Mostly cloudy , with a low around 49. Highs in the low 70s. 27 Storm Track meteorologist Branden Borremans forecasts warmer weather after what was an unseasonably cold Thursday , a few evening and nighttime showers on Saturday , a few showers Tuesday night , and a few showers Wednesday . Read More

Nissan to build two new models at Sunderland plant

Nissan to build two new models at Sunderland plant

He welcomed May's "commitment to the automotive industry in Britain and to the development of an overall industrial strategy". "We would expect nothing for us that the rest of the industry wouldn't be able to have access to". The next-generation Micra, for example, will be built alongside the Renault Clio in France. "I can imagine that the United Kingdom government is looking at the auto sector as a whole", he said. Read More

Amber alert lifted for Sonoma County seven-month-old

Amber alert lifted for Sonoma County seven-month-old

The baby's grandmother has custody of the boy. Ashley made threats to take her child back during recent child visitations, according to the sheriff's office. Sunday. A passerby recognized Ashley's silver 2005 Subaru Forester Monday night and called the CHP, Crum said. Both appear to be OK, but are being evaluated by medical staff in Downieville, where they were found. Read More

$85 billion merger of AT&T, Time Warner to come under federal scrutiny

Under the terms of the merger, Time Warner shareholders will receive $107.50 per share, comprising $53.75 in cash and $53.75 in AT&T stock. Telecom giant AT&T Inc. These are no strangers to anyone today. It doesn't include Time Warner Cable, however, which is a separate company. Mr Trump, the Republican nominee, said he would block the deal if he was elected president. Read More

Trump Promises to 'Totally Accept' the Election Results--If He Wins

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump today asserted that that he will totally accept the outcome of the "historic" presidential election if he wins but reserved his right to file a legal challenge in case of a "questionable result". Read More

Lock Stops Bike Thieves by Making Them Throw Up

Lock Stops Bike Thieves by Making Them Throw Up

As the makers of SKUNKLOCK point out, it would serve to put an end to the 1.5 million bikes stolen each year. Idzkowski said the hardened medium-carbon steel U-Lock, which he calls "the only lock that fights back", is created to only emit its noxious odor when someone tries to cut through it with a saw, angle grinder or other tool. Read More

European Space Agency says Mars probe may have exploded

Scientists will analyze all the data received so far, and also still hope to re-establish contact with the lander before its batteries run out in a few days. MRO's new images support this interpretation and strongly suggest that the sizable dark patch is a crater produced when Schiaparelli struck the surface at greater than 300 kilometers per hour after a two-to-four-kilometer free fall. Read More

Popular sites suffer outages due to server attack

New Hampshire-based Dyn said its server infrastructure suffered a distributed denial-of-service ( DDOS) attack , which occurs when a system is overwhelmed by malicious electronic traffic. If the internet was incredibly slow for you this morning when browsing certain websites , or if you were having trouble posting your "wakeup" tweet to Twitter , we now know the root cause. Read More

Astronomers Believe They've Discovered Why the Solar System Tilts

The tilt is an estimated six degrees, and mathematically, Planet Nine's estimated size, distance and unusual orbit fit perfectly within the new hypothesis. Way back in January, the astronomers disclosed some proof regarding the existence of another unknown planet in our solar system . But with a number of research groups dedicated to finding evidence of the planet and some of the world's most advanced telescopes could help pinpoint it in the night sky, potentially before the next DPS ... Read More

United Nations appoints Wonder Woman as ambassador

Several dozen United Nations employees, one holding a sign saying "Women deserve a real ambassador", staged a silent protest in the U.N.'s visitor's lobby as the ceremony was held. Josh Rossi photographed his daughter, Nellee, as her favorite superhero, Wonder Woman , and made it appear as if she was jumping, flying and deflecting bullets with her shield. Read More

NC to see drier, warmer winter, forecasters say

NC to see drier, warmer winter, forecasters say

The takeaway is that South Florida will likely see "a greater number of sunnier, milder days this winter compared to past year", said Robert Molleda, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service Miami-South Florida forecast office. Private weather forecasters agreed the California wet season will come up short. The Brazos Valley will also fall under the warmer than normal conditions for December through February. Read More

Hyundai recalls midsize cars; sunroofs can fly into traffic

Hyundai recalls midsize cars; sunroofs can fly into traffic

If this occurs, the tempered glass sunroof panel can detach from the sunroof assembly, meaning the sunroof glass can fully detach from the auto, flying into the road. The voluntary recall covers 2015 and 2016 Sonata sedans assembled at Hyundai's plant in Alabama from May 28, 2014, through March 18, 2016, and 2015 and 2016 Sonata hybrids made there from December 8, 2014, through August 18, 2015. Read More

Alphabet Shares Jump to All-Time Highs on Positive Pixel Phone Reviews (GOOGL)

In addition, Google is offering unlimited online photo and video storage with a Google account. There's also a great "smart burst" feature that fires the shutter button at about 10 frames per second, giving you a nice slow-motion reel you can make a gif or choose a single frame from. Read More

Apple vehicle: How tech giant backed away from game-changing plan

Apple vehicle: How tech giant backed away from game-changing plan

The news comes from a Bloomberg report which says that "hundreds" of workers on the Project Titan team have been laid off, re-assigned or resigned in the last few months. Since the company's autonomous vehicle initiative was launched in 2014, Apple has poached many battery, machine vision and automobile industry experts and veterans. Read More