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US Obama administration ends NSEERS visitor registry program

The program, known as the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System or NSEERS , initially required that men aged 16 and over from countries on the list register and be fingerprinted upon arrival in the United States , then regularly check in with immigration officers.


600000 extra properties to get superfast internet as government unlocks £440m funding

600000 extra properties to get superfast internet as government unlocks £440m funding

Under the Government's Broadband Delivery UK programme (BDUK), nearly £440 million will be spent to connect properties in the hardest-to-reach parts of the country. However, many rural areas of the country still do not have a fast internet connection and there have been criticisms of the speed of the rollout. Superfast speeds (measured at 24Mbps) allow families to watch TV on multiple devices at the same time, or let children do homework while parents do online banking and shopping.


IKEA Will Pay $50 Million For 3 Toddler Deaths

IKEA Will Pay $50 Million For 3 Toddler Deaths

After the death of McGee, IKEA recalled the MALM and other dressers and removed them from stores. After a two-day mediation, an agreement was made Wednesday to settle all three wrongful death claims for the sum of $50 million, to be evenly divided among the three families.



Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. 16.2% Potential Upside Now Implied by Mizuho

The firm now has $13.00 price target on the semiconductor manufacturer's stock. This was a 100% surprise factor, or $0.02 away from analysts target. About Advanced Micro Devices , Inc. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.41/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.34/share.


Five reasons some moms and dads hate Santa Claus myth

Five reasons some moms and dads hate Santa Claus myth

NORAD is a joint organization of the Royal Canadian Air Force and the United States Air Force that provides aerospace warning, air sovereignty and defense over North America. The official website of NORAD Santa Tracker is live , but the live tracking will begin in two days. The information is given in eight languages - English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Japanese, German, and Chinese.



FedEx earnings miss expectations as expenses rise

Also, EVP Robert B. Carter sold 24,784 shares of FedEx Corp. stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 28th. Strong sales at the company's ground and freight divisions boosted the top line in the fiscal second quarter. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 12.90% and return on investment was 7.80% while its return on asset stayed at 4.40%.