Investigators use Uber crash SUV in recreation

The cars were having trouble driving through construction zones and next to tall vehicles, like big rigs. In Arizona alone, more than 600 autonomous vehicles are being tested on public roads. "As we develop self-driving technology, safety is ou... More..

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Markets extend falls as US-China trade dispute intensifies
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Markets extend falls as US-China trade dispute intensifies

Eight of the index's 10 main groups ended lower. Wholesale gasoline rose 2 cents to $2.04 a gallon. Canadian National Railway Co. finished 2 per cent lower at $91.05, while Ritchie Bros Auctioneers Inc. While...More..

Fed Raises Key Interest Rate, Lifts 2019 Outlook
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Fed Raises Key Interest Rate, Lifts 2019 Outlook

In its first policy meeting under new Fed chief Jerome Powell , the USA central bank said inflation should move higher amid a stronger economy after years below its 2 percent target. Job gains have been stro...More..

United suspends pet cargo flights after negative incidents regarding animals aboard planes
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

United suspends pet cargo flights after negative incidents regarding animals aboard planes

A few days later, a dog that was supposed to go to Kansas was mistakenly shipped to Japan . The plane made an extra stop in Akron, where it was reunited with its family. United's announcement on Tuesday ment...More..

Inflation cools, but spring rate rise still on cards
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Inflation cools, but spring rate rise still on cards

Economists and the Bank believe inflation's upward march has run its course and will start to unwind over the coming months. Phil Gooding, ONS statistician, said: "A small fall in petrol prices alongside food...More..

Austin Bombed Again as Serial Bomber Sets City on Edge
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Austin Bombed Again as Serial Bomber Sets City on Edge

The explosive device yesterday adds to the uncertainty in Austin, which has been on edge since previous bombings killed two people and injured two others, one seriously. The total now stands at $115,000 (£82,...More..

Tottenham player ratings in FA Cup quarterfinal win
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Tottenham player ratings in FA Cup quarterfinal win

Spurs were in total control and ahead as early as the 11th minute, when Eriksen scored another handsome goal to add to his collection. "Everyone agreed that we had to play at Wembley, so I don't think teams ...More..

European powers propose new Iran sanctions to meet Trump ultimatum
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

European powers propose new Iran sanctions to meet Trump ultimatum

As a former Middle East analyst at the State Department, though, I think the real drama of replacing America's top diplomat lies in the foreign policy implications. In January, Trump warned that the USA would...More..

Pakistan not to take part in WTO meet in New Delhi
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Pakistan not to take part in WTO meet in New Delhi

According to the sources, two incidents were highlighted in the note. Last week, Pakistan recalled its envoy to Delhi Sohail Mahmood for consultations following incidents of alleged harassment of its diplomat...More..

Federer equals his best start to year ever
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Federer equals his best start to year ever

Chung is a tough return player", said Roger Federer at the post match conference at the Indian Wells . Chung went the distance this time but still couldn't solve Federer. The bespectacled Chung, appearing in...More..

FDA issues proposed rule to lower nicotine in cigarettes
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

FDA issues proposed rule to lower nicotine in cigarettes

The FDA is opening a 90-day public comment period on the proposed rule-making, and officials said they would evaluate the input and determine what steps to take next. This excerpt sums up nicely the current deb...More..

Trump's Message With Broadcom Block: US Tech Not for Sale
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Trump's Message With Broadcom Block: US Tech Not for Sale

Well, now it doesn't need to bother, thanks to an even bigger fish: Citing national security concerns, the president of the United States has signed an executive order blocking the acquisition. The US gover...More..

Britain sees better than expected growth in 2018
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Britain sees better than expected growth in 2018

Hammond said the more favourable outlook for borrowing means the debt forecast is almost 1% lower than in November. Britain's economy will grow slightly more than expected this year, finance minister Phil...More..

These young fans are confident of an Irish Grand Slam
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

These young fans are confident of an Irish Grand Slam

Writing on the Sport 360 website, Niall McCague said: "What makes Schmidt great is his high standards and attention to detail - a reductive phrase - but one that elevates his players to such a meteoric level"...More..

America will hold first ever Military Parade in Washington DC
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

America will hold first ever Military Parade in Washington DC

The event will include "no tanks", but it will play host to "a heavy air component at the end of the parade, to include older aircraft as available", the memo states. But the event will include plenty of airp...More..

Facebook in exclusive deal to stream 25 Major League Baseball games
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Facebook in exclusive deal to stream 25 Major League Baseball games

They asked not to be identified because the terms are private. Lee Berke, an industry consultant speaking to Bloomberg , said that much like the migration of sports from broadcast to cable, you're reaching t...More..

Waymo, Google Launch Self-Driving Trucks In Atlanta
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Waymo, Google Launch Self-Driving Trucks In Atlanta

Waymo is expanding its self-driving big-rig tests to Atlanta. Waymo has been testing its autonomous tractor-trailers on roads in California and Arizona since past year. Although the basic principles of drivin...More..

by | Friday, March 09, 2018

"Underlying technology issue" sees Sydney Airport hit by delays

T1 returned to normal, while T2 took a little longer to return to normal. A spokesperson for Sydney Airport told ARN that the technical problems arose from "an underlying technology issue that we were addre...More..

Amazon stops selling Google-owned Nest smart home products
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Amazon stops selling Google-owned Nest smart home products

And now, it looks as though smart-home manufacturer Nest , also owned by Google , is set to suffer a similar fate. Nest products won't be sold by Amazon.com any longer once current stock runs out, according...More..

Scott McTominay commits global future to Scotland
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Scott McTominay commits global future to Scotland

According to The Times , McTominay had sat down with both Southgate and McLeish ahead of making his decision. You can always rely on Barton for a controversial reaction to a football story; however, there mi...More..

United States stocks join global selloff on trade war fears
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

United States stocks join global selloff on trade war fears

Equity markets in Paris, Frankfurt and Tokyo all lost more than two percent as U.S. trading partners and several leading industry groups criticized Trump's plan. As a candidate, Trump often campaigned on an "...More..

NOAA's Satellite Could Track Extreme Weather Resulting From Climate Change
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

NOAA's Satellite Could Track Extreme Weather Resulting From Climate Change

These two satellites will together offer the most comprehensive picture for satellite monitoring over the United States in history. It will become GOES-17 once it reaches its intended 22,000-mile-high orbit o...More..

Ryanair plans return to full operations in all Irish airports on Saturday
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Ryanair plans return to full operations in all Irish airports on Saturday

Travelers on cancelled flights can claim a full refund if they no longer wish to travel. "De-icing of aircraft and snow clearing is now taking place". Our teams have been clearing snow throughout the night an...More..

When will beast from the east loosen its grip on Lincolnshire?
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

When will beast from the east loosen its grip on Lincolnshire?

The Met Office urged people in the affected area to take immediate action to keep themselves safe as Britain faces strong gales, blizzards and rare freezing rain . Many forces warned motorists against driving ...More..

Canada: Patrick Brown quits Ontario PC leadership race
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Canada: Patrick Brown quits Ontario PC leadership race

Interim Ontario PC Leader Vic Fedeli thanked Brown for quitting the race, calling it the right decision for the party and himself. He sued over the January 24 report, "Serious allegations against Patrick Br...More..

by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ABR) Stock Ticks 4.59%

The $8.4 million increase is primarily the result of higher total revenues of $2.2 million, a decrease in interest expense of $0.5 million and the elimination of $6.4 million of preferred stock dividends and re...More..

Police suspect American took train to dump corpse
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Police suspect American took train to dump corpse

The Yomiuri ShimbunSevered body parts have been found in locations indicated by an American man, the Hyogo prefectural police announced Monday. The severed head of what appears to be that of the missing woman...More..

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett to retire from Kraft Heinz board
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett to retire from Kraft Heinz board

Buffett often invests in stocks when he can not find whole companies to buy. Careful decisions and an aversion to debt and speculation has gotten the firm this far - and that's the course it'll stay on, he said...More..

Man crashes auto into hospital before setting himself on fire
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Man crashes auto into hospital before setting himself on fire

Chief William McKenna said state police, Hartford and Federal Bureau of Investigation bomb squads are on the scene at Middlesex Hospital and at the driver's home. Solomon does not know when he will be allowed t...More..

Airbnb Plus Will Make Sure Your Rental Isn't a Dump
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Airbnb Plus Will Make Sure Your Rental Isn't a Dump

The new search functions will make it much easier to find what you need - as there's a colossal 3.5 million properties on Airbnb. Airbnb is launching a new product in Chicago and a dozen other cities that wi...More..

AT&T To Bring 5G To Dallas & Other Cities In 2018
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

AT&T To Bring 5G To Dallas & Other Cities In 2018

You'll need a 5G capable mobile device to access the network, and now, there are no compatible smartphones. I guess we will be able to live stream 4K 360 degree content from our smartphones! AT&T has confirme...More..

Without trademark Modi hug, Canadian PM gets a 'cold shoulder'
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Without trademark Modi hug, Canadian PM gets a 'cold shoulder'

He failed to meet Sajjan when the Canadian minister visited the state a year ago. Trudeau was accompanied by his wife Shophie and three children Xavier, Hadrien and Ella-Grace Margaret as they paid tribute to...More..

Oil Prices Mix but Maintains Support
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Oil Prices Mix but Maintains Support

Spot gold was up 0.3pc at $1,354.55 an ounce, and headed for a fourth straight session of gains. Bloomberg speculated that "Choosing a different measure of success could further reinforce the need for suppl...More..

Uber revenue rises, but it posts $4.5 billion loss
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Uber revenue rises, but it posts $4.5 billion loss

The company also said that its United States ride-hailing market share dropped from 82 percent at the start of previous year to 70 percent in the fourth quarter. A person briefed on the results provided some nu...More..

Barry Bennell's victims convinced clubs new about the abuse
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Barry Bennell's victims convinced clubs new about the abuse

This latest trial - his fourth conviction for child sex offences - heard evidence that he abused players at his home, on football trips to north Wales, Spain and the U.S. Bennell, who coached at Crewe Alexandr...More..

FCC IG Agreed to Investigate Pai Handling of Sinclair-Tribune
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

FCC IG Agreed to Investigate Pai Handling of Sinclair-Tribune

Most believe the industry regulations were repealed largely to help the Sinclair-Tribune deal go through since they do not serve to benefit the public at all. Sinclair blamed human error and said it will fig...More..

Edgbaston Awarded 31-Day Programme of Major Match Cricket 2020
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Edgbaston Awarded 31-Day Programme of Major Match Cricket 2020

Although they will host teams in the new T20 competition, both The Ageas Bowl and Trent Bridge will be disappointed to miss out on hosting an Ashes Test during the 2023 series. Not only will the prospect of two...More..

What are the Most Purchased Items for Valentine's Day this Year?
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

What are the Most Purchased Items for Valentine's Day this Year?

Flower distributors then pick them up , getting them a step closer to delivery. In exchange for the almost three dozen volunteers, Garner makes a contribution to those three groups. "Americans are looking forw...More..

Tragic note left with baby boy abandoned at United States airport
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Tragic note left with baby boy abandoned at United States airport

An airport custodian saw the woman leave the restroom and asked her if she was okay after seeing a pool of blood on the floor. The mother vanished after giving birth alone in the airport bathroom, leaving behin...More..

Jerks force LL Bean to ditch world's best return policy
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Jerks force LL Bean to ditch world's best return policy

The letter goes on to explain that some consumers expect refunds for "heavily worn products used over many years" or refunds for products bought at yard sales or other third party outlets. "It's not fair to the...More..

Eurostar announces London to Amsterdam service
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Eurostar announces London to Amsterdam service

No extra checks are required on the journey from London, and it will take just three hours and 41 minutes to reach Amsterdam from the Dutch capital, Eurostar said. It says the market for travel between London...More..

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Friday
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Friday

Markets around the world also reeled Friday from the sell-off on Wall Street on Thursday . Analysts and traders say the sell-off had begun a major correction to nine years of near uninterrupted gains for...More..

North Korea hosts military parade on eve of South's Olympics
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

North Korea hosts military parade on eve of South's Olympics

While traveling on a bus, the group saw a banner with then-North Korean leader Kim Jong-il's picture hanging in the street in the rain. "(I) urge the Chinese government to take a bigger role to facilitate i...More..

Tesco faces record £4bn equal pay legal challenge
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Tesco faces record £4bn equal pay legal challenge

Leigh Day said it was also now representing over 20,000 shop-floor workers in equal pay claims against fellow Big 4 retailers Sainsbury's and Asda , who both face similar legal challenges regarding discre...More..

After lower open, USA stocks bounce back after Monday plunge
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

After lower open, USA stocks bounce back after Monday plunge

The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.75 percent from 2.71 percent. United States stocks plunged in highly volatile trading on Monday, with the Dow industrials falling almost 1,600 points during th...More..

LA police want to interview Robert Wagner about Natalie Wood drowning
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

LA police want to interview Robert Wagner about Natalie Wood drowning

Detectives hope it will bring forward new witnesses who provide the information needed to determine if the case was a crime or tragic accident. At the press conference, Corina and the Los Angeles County's She...More..

Snapchat shares skyrocket on first earnings beat with revived user growth
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Snapchat shares skyrocket on first earnings beat with revived user growth

This gave investors hope, as they thought that a big change in the app might give it the boost of energy required to regain the user growth rates it once enjoyed. The silver lining in a hard 12-month period for...More..

Can Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett Save Health Care?
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Can Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett Save Health Care?

The president has tapped drug industry vet Alex Azar as his Health and Human Services secretary. Lilly tripled the price of insulin during Azar's tenure there. Some [competitors or similar sized firms] may try...More..

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NASDAQ:XOM) To Release Earnings
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NASDAQ:XOM) To Release Earnings

The institutional investor held 58,263 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.74 million, up from 41,783 at the end of the previous reported quarter. ExxonMobil ( NYSE:XOM ...More..

Alphabet Revenue Rises as It Reports Loss Due to Tax Charge
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Alphabet Revenue Rises as It Reports Loss Due to Tax Charge

There are now over 30,000 skills from outside developers, customers can control more than 4,000 smart home devices from 1,200 unique brands with Alexa, and we're seeing strong response to our new far-field voic...More..