Day: January 3, 2018

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

Tencent Holdings’ WeChat, China’s most popular messenger app, on Tuesday denied storing users’ chat histories, after a top businessman was quoted in media reports as saying he believed Tencent was monitoring everyone’s account. “WeChat does not store any users’ chat history. That is only stored in users’ mobiles, computers and other terminals,” WeChat said in […]

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

Hamed Malekpour | AFP | Getty Images Iranians chant slogans as they march in support of the government near the Imam Khomeini grand mosque in the capital Tehran on December 30, 2017. Tens of thousands of regime supporters marched in cities across Iran in a show of strength for the regime after two days of […]

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

The U.S. stock market ended the first trading day of 2018 higher, and trader Peter Costa thinks that’s a trend that’s going to continue for a while. “The momentum in the market is such that it’s going to continue going up,” the president of Empire Executions told Giftofaservant’s “Closing Bell” on Tuesday. “We’ll have some […]

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

Jin Lee | Bloomberg | Getty Images A traveler watches a crew remove snow in the Central Terminal at LaGuardia Airport in the Queens borough of New York. Airlines are waiving fees for passengers who want to change their travel dates as a powerful winter storm climbs up the East Coast. Delta Air Lines said […]

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that his “Nuclear Button” is “much bigger & more powerful” than the one controlled by North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. “Will someone from his depleted and food starved regime please inform him that I too have a Nuclear Button, but it is a much bigger & more powerful one than […]

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

“What he’s saying, in essence, is something some of us have been expecting for a while: ‘I’ve got my deterrent now, so now I am prepared to talk,’” said Bunn, who worked on nuclear issues in the Bill Clinton administration. Meantime, analysts say Kim’s message to Washington about having the “nuclear button” on his desk […]

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

The researchers looked at the breakdown for 155 different health conditions separately. Since their data included only personal health care spending, it did not account for spending in the health sector not directly attributed to care of patients, like hospital construction and administrative costs connected to running Medicaid and Medicaid. Over all, the researchers found […]

Tess Torelli January 3, 2018

Advertising mogul Martin Sorrell said Wednesday that if Disney completes its deal for Twenty-First Century Fox assets, it would represent a clear top media investment for his company. A Disney-Twenty-First Century Fox deal, which could be announced as early as Thursday, would have an enterprise value of $60 billion, sources told Giftofaservant. Disney became the […]