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Caterpillar stung by global economic funk

Caterpillar stung by global economic funk

For all of Caterpillar's current issues, Oberhelman and his team have set up Caterpillar to benefit when those end markets do recover. Caterpillar said the outlook for 2017 will "not be significantly different than 2017" but noted that if commodity prices stabilize in the coming year, the company may see improved profits.


England beat Bangladesh in thrilling Test match

England beat Bangladesh in thrilling Test match

Debutant Sabbir Rahman (64 not out) and Taijul Islam (16) negotiated the first three overs safely, taking 10 runs off their target, before Stokes trapped Taijul lbw to break the partnership. "I don't want to say I'm surprised but it surprised me how well he scored that hundred and.it just showed what a lot of hard work can do and he can take a lot of credit for that".


Texas nurse who contracted Ebola while treating patient settles lawsuit

Texas nurse who contracted Ebola while treating patient settles lawsuit

Last year, Pham said that the lawsuit against Texas Health Resources, the parent company of the hospital, was due to the absence of proper safety equipment and resources needed to handle the Ebola case, with the hospital staff not receiving proper training and instructions on what they needed to do in the situation.


Twitter Plans Hundreds More Job Cuts As Soon As This Week

Twitter Plans Hundreds More Job Cuts As Soon As This Week

However, it could simply be a case of Twitter rescheduling to avoid clashing with other earnings announcements on the day, including reports from Amazon and Google. This equates to about 300 people, we estimate. The rumoured sale of the company has yet to materialise and now reports claim the firm is about to make job cuts, again.


Top prosecutor sentenced to prison in Pennsylvania

Top prosecutor sentenced to prison in Pennsylvania

As she handed down Kane's sentence, Demchick-Alloy said she was sympathetic of Kane's maternal instincts and of the many family, friends and colleagues who spoke out on her behalf via letters and testimony. The charges against her had carried a maximum penalty of 12 to 24 years in prison. Prosecutors said that Ms. Kane was so intent on getting even with Mr.


Nintendo Switch Backwards Compatibility or Virtual Console support

Nintendo Switch Backwards Compatibility or Virtual Console support

Could we see a " Pokemon " game on the Nintendo Switch? A recently released trailer of the Nintendo Switch reveals that along with being portable, the Nintendo Switch uses cartridges similar to those used in 3DS handheld. Notably, the controller is actually called the "Joy-Con Grip" - since you can detach each side of the Joy-Con bits and attach them to the Switch tablet, the Grip acts as a means of turning the Joy-Con into a more traditional gamepad.