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US Stock Futures Signal Higher Monday Open
April 29 2013 4:39 AM
Stocks closed mixed Fri. after data indicated the U.S. economy expanded at a slower pace than expected in 1Q.
Root Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE (GT-I9505) On Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware
April 29 2013 3:14 AM
The official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean (XXUAMDM) firmware for the Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9505) was released a few days earlier. Here's how to root it.
Crude Oil Futures Hover Below $93 In Asia
April 29 2013 2:59 AM
Crude oil prices hovered below $93 a barrel on Monday as economic reports from the U.S. and China weighed on the demand outlook.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Rumors: Features Include 5.9-Inch Display, 3GB RAM
April 29 2013 1:46 AM
According to a new report, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 would sport a 5.9-inch Full HD display, Exynos 5410 Octa-core processor and 3GB of RAM.
Bomb Attack On Karachi Election Meeting Kills 10
April 27 2013 7:10 AM
A bomb attack on an election meeting in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Friday killed at least 10 people and injured several more.
North Korea Charges US Citizen Plotted To Overthrow Regime
April 27 2013 6:11 AM
North Korea will begin a trial against a U.S. citizen, who was detained last year after he entered North Korea from China.
Obama Reiterates Warning Against Syrian Chemical Weapons Use
April 27 2013 4:54 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama reiterated his warning to Syria that the use of chemical weapons will be a “game changer” for the U.S. policy.
- Top After-Market NYSE Movers
April 27 2013 1:48 AM
EPL Oil & Gas, Xcel Energy, Actavis, Key Energy and Northern Tier prevailed in the NYSE post-market trading Friday.
S.Korea Pulls Out Workers From Kaesong Factory Complex After North Rejects Calls For Talks
April 26 2013 7:53 AM
South Korea issued a directive to its remaining workers to leave a jointly run industrial complex in North Korea on Friday.
Bangladesh Building Collapse Death Toll Rises To 273
April 26 2013 7:20 AM
Hundreds of people are still missing after a garment factory building collapsed in Bangladesh on Wednesday.
Pre-Market Movers For Apr.26, 2013
April 26 2013 6:59 AM
ITT Educational Services, Sprint Nextel, Tata Motors prevailed in the pre-market trading on Friday.
- Samsung Tops Worldwide Smartphone Market, Apple At Distant Second: IDC
April 26 2013 6:46 AM
South Korean tech giant Samsung has outperformed its rivals in the first quarter of 2013, states a new report by the research firm IDC.
US Stock Futures Signal Slightly Lower Open On Friday
April 26 2013 4:38 AM
Investors will also eye the Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index which is due to be released after markets open on Friday.
Fire Burns Down Psychiatric Hospital In Moscow, Killing Dozens
April 26 2013 3:55 AM
A deadly fire ravaged a psychiatric hospital in the north of Moscow during the wee hours of Friday morning leaving 38 people dead.
- Samsung Galaxy S4 Official Firmware Based On Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Released
April 26 2013 1:56 AM
Samsung has started rolling out Galaxy S4’s (GT-I9500) official firmware to the Kies server that is based on the latest Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
Top After-Market NYSE Movers
April 26 2013 1:45 AM
J.C. Penney, Gray Television, Global Geophysical, Molina, On Assignment and International Game Technology prevailed in the NYSE post-market trading Thursday.
South Korea Upset Over Japan PM Abe's Remarks; Summons Japanese Envoy
April 25 2013 8:03 AM
South Korea summoned Japan’s ambassador in Seoul to register protest against Japanese PM Shinzo Abe’s remarks.
- Three Tibetans Commit Self-Immolation In China
April 25 2013 7:24 AM
Three Tibetans in various regions in Sichuan province’s Ngaba, Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) committed self-immolation on Wednesday.
Pre-Market Movers For Apr.25, 2013
April 25 2013 6:40 AM
Akamai, Fusion-IO, NII, Research In Motion, Newmont Mining, and Carnival prevailed in the pre-market trading on Thursday.
In India, Blast Near Agra’s Taj Mahal Kills Two
April 25 2013 6:11 AM
Two people were killed and another critically injured on Thursday in an explosion at a scrap yard in the tourist city of Agra.