Top 5 ways AI is changing traditional finance

Top 5 ways AI is changing traditional finance

AI has bought a significant amount of improvements to the financial services sector in recent years, and is expected to continue to revolutionise it&nbsp Author: Stefan Tittel, CEO, RISE November 15, 2018 For decades the global financial services industry was stuck in its ways, unwilling to adapt or change its processes and becoming increasingly inefficient […]

Scientists are about to redefine how much a kilogram weighs

Scientists are about to redefine how much a kilogram weighs

Julian Stratenschulte/Picture Alliance Weight is important. My burgeoning, post-holiday waistline gives me enough evidence of that, but that’s not enough for science.  On Nov. 16, the General Conference on Weights and Measures — which, look, I’m going to admit doesn’t sound like the most riveting event — begins in France. It’s expected that at the […]

UN warns of deteriorating capacity of Gaza's largest hospitals

UN warns of deteriorating capacity of Gaza's largest hospitals

The Humanitarian Coordinator for the occupied Palestinian territory, Jamie McGoldrick, visited Al-Shifa Hospital, Gaza’s largest hospital, and documented the suffering of medical staff and patients there. The hospital’s staff stressed to McGoldrick that they are no more able to provide the necessary care for the sick and wounded patients, they have a severe shortage of […]

DTW makes 'top 20' for busiest travel

DTW makes 'top 20' for busiest travel

If you are flying out of Detroit for the Thanksgiving holiday, you will be traveling out of one of the busiest airports in the country. While flying this year is expected to be up from last year, new information is giving a little more insight on the worst times to fly. Atlanta, Los Angeles and […]

Norovirus hits shelter for fire evacuees in Chico, second shelter may be affected

Norovirus hits shelter for fire evacuees in Chico, second shelter may be affected

Norovirus has broken out at a Butte County shelter housing Camp Fire evacuees, and an outbreak is suspected at a second shelter. Fifteen to 20 people staying at Neighborhood Church of Chico have become ill, and lab tests have confirmed they have norovirus, said Lisa Almaguer, spokeswoman for the Butte County Public Health Department. Fire […]

Homeless vet and NJ couple allegedly cooked up sob story to scam us all from the start, report says

Homeless vet and NJ couple allegedly cooked up sob story to scam us all from the start, report says

A Burlington County couple and the homeless vet for whom they launched a fundraising campaign will all face charges for supposedly making up the viral sob story in order to scam money, NBC reported Wednesday night. The couple, Mark D’Amico and Kate McClure, of Florence, and the homeless man, Johnny Bobbitt, will face charges that include conspiracy and theft by deception after […]

CMA Awards 2018: Keith Urban wins entertainer of the year

CMA Awards 2018: Keith Urban wins entertainer of the year

Carrie Underwood reveals baby’s sex 8:20 p.m.: Garth Brooks opened the CMAs on Wednesday with a tribute to the victims of the California bar shooting that left 13 dead, including the shooter. He said, “Tonight’s show is lovingly dedicated to the 12 individuals who we lost far too soon just a week ago at the […]