• European Union 'annihilates' Theresa May's plan to avoid hard Irish border
European Union 'annihilates' Theresa May's plan to avoid hard Irish border

It was a point that seemed to resonate with many Brexiteer MPs who have long argued that remaining in the Customs Union would prevent the United Kingdom from striking new trade deals with non-EU countries around the world. Lord Macpherson, the former top official at the Treasury, said the EU's position was "predictable" because of the backstop so...

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  • Saudi Arabia 'Pumps' Oil Prices Higher
Saudi Arabia 'Pumps' Oil Prices Higher

The oil market has been supported by concerns about geopolitical tension and supply disruptions in crude-producing nations. But the latest leg up over the past two weeks has largely reflected rising political risk, traders say. Saudi Arabia's comments were seen as an intent to continue limiting oil production, although oil stores are now close t...

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  • Amazon Prime, Tesla, Cardi B — Business Briefs
Amazon Prime, Tesla, Cardi B — Business Briefs

That's a solid wage in many parts of the US and not so much in other parts. To achieve this, Bezos lays out his "four elements of high standards". Postal Service. Bezos didn't mention the attacks in his letter, maintaining the company's silence on the issues. And once inside, they do more and more of their shopping there.

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  • Amazon, Best Buy partner to sell Fire smart TVs
Amazon, Best Buy partner to sell Fire smart TVs

The first Fire TV from Toshiba is expected to be available in the USA this summer and in Canada later in the year. You'll have all of your normal TV functions but with the addition of Fire TV which can access content such as PlayStation Vue, Hulu , Netflix , Vudu, Plex, and more.

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  • GM Canada president leaving to run auto maker's Cadillac unit
GM Canada president leaving to run auto maker's Cadillac unit

From moving Cadillac's headquarters to Manhattan from Detroit, to spearheading the implementation of Cadillac's Super Cruise self-driving technology, and even changing the naming structure of its vehicles to an alphanumeric nomenclature, de Nysschen couldn't deliver an Audi-like brand rebirth as promised.

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  • Batteries of Tesla will last longer than expected
Batteries of Tesla will last longer than expected

Tesla presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $304.44. Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. The company says tunnel-digging projects can cost as much as $1 billion per mile, but its goal is to lower these costs by a factor of 10 or more. Company insiders ...

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  • If Trump draws red line, he enforces it: Nikki Haley warns Syria
If Trump draws red line, he enforces it: Nikki Haley warns Syria

Haley said Trump told her the U.S.is " locked and loaded " should the Syrian government continue to launch chemical weapons attacks against civilians. The joint operation was in response to a suspected chemical attack in the city of Douma last week. In conjunction with British and French soldiers, the US military carried out the strikes on thre...

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  • Facebook data leak increases to 87 million users
Facebook data leak increases to 87 million users

A federal judge in California ruled Monday that a suit against the Silicon Valley giant over its facial recognition tools could proceed as a class action. Facebook seems to believe that a class action is not superior because statutory damages could amount to billions of dollars. He is also due to meet European Commission Vice President Andrus ...

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  • E Coli Outbreak Empties Romaine Lettuce off Tri-City Shelves
E Coli Outbreak Empties Romaine Lettuce off Tri-City Shelves

Last year, an outbreak of 17 E. coli infections were reported in 13 states across the United States, all of which occurred from November 15, 2017 through December 8, 2017. Shereef Elnahal, commissioner of the state Department of Health, said in a statement. Twenty-two hospitalizations have occurred as a result of the outbreak, though luckily no d...

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  • Researchers accidentally create mutant enzyme that eats plastic
Researchers accidentally create mutant enzyme that eats plastic

Finding that this enzyme was helping a bacteria to break down, or digest, PET plastic , the researchers made a decision to "tweak" its structure by adding some amino acids, said John McGeehan , a professor at Portsmouth who co-led the work.

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  • 76ers' Embiid clears National Basketball Association concussion watch but out on Monday
76ers' Embiid clears National Basketball Association concussion watch but out on Monday

The 76ers responded, led by their 208cm tall Australian point guard who thrived playing his first National Basketball Association post season game. The 76ers have been without star center Joel Embiid since the end of March. Coach Brett Brown hinted that he wouldn't be able to play until then, so his chance of suiting up for Game 2 are looking s...

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  • IPL 2018: Shreyas Iyer appreciates DD bowlers for death bowling
IPL 2018: Shreyas Iyer appreciates DD bowlers for death bowling

Suryakumar Yadav's performance has been a ray of hope for the team, while Mayank Markande has been outperforming in the last two matches, having taken seven wickets so far. Ishan Kishan (36 off 19) is also looking risky here. 50 comes up for Yadav in 29 balls. Mumbai Indians (MI) are the defending champions and were the table toppers in previ...

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  • Williamson plays captain's knock in Sunrisers win
Williamson plays captain's knock in Sunrisers win

In OVER 3 .1 Narine striked off the first ball to dismiss Saha for 24. Kolkata spinners - Sunil Narine, Piyush Chawla and Kuldeep Yadav - were turning the heat on Hyderabad by claiming two wickets in four overs and conceding just 13 runs.

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  • Netflix INC (NFLX) Holding Has Lifted by ART- Advisors Llc
Netflix INC (NFLX) Holding Has Lifted by ART- Advisors Llc

The organization posted $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the Thomson Reuters' analyst consensus estimate of $0.41 amounting to a surprise factor of 0.58%. The shares were sold at an average price of $283.39, for a total transaction of $198,373.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now dir...

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  • Uber app to offer public transport tickets
Uber app to offer public transport tickets

Uber is getting set to take on car-sharing competitors and traditional rental cars with its plans to integrate GetAround into its app. GetAround is a peer-to-peer carsharing company, which means it lets auto owners rent out their vehicles to other people.

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  • Volkswagen supervisory board will elect new CEO soon
Volkswagen supervisory board will elect new CEO soon

Diess has a reputation for clashing with unions over cost-cutting measures, according to the BBC. He then took charge of development, but was ultimately passed over for the CEO job, when the Munich-based company picked Harald Krueger in December 2014.

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  • Uber Introduces New App for Drivers
Uber Introduces New App for Drivers

Getaround operates in 10 U.S. cities, including San Francisco, Chicago, Washington DC, Boston, and Los Angeles. Uber is becoming more than just an app to hail a ride. He reiterated the company's commitment to autonomous vehicles, saying he believed "very important part of the solution of getting rid of auto ownership".

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  • CBO Projects $1.5 Trillion Deficits - and That's Being Optimistic
CBO Projects $1.5 Trillion Deficits - and That's Being Optimistic

According to the CBO, Washington's spending exceeds revenues and may reach $804 billion in fiscal 2018. The report does say the US gross domestic product is likely to grow faster than previously thought this year. The nation's $21 trillion debt would spike to more than $33 trillion in after 10 years, with debt held by investors spiking to ...

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" "Loop Capital Reiterates "$25.00" Price Target for Kroger (NYSE:KR)

The company's "Restock Kroger " program is gaining traction. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 238,660 shares of the company's stock, valued at $8,197,971. 176 rose positions while 121 funds took positions. 312.70 million shares or 2.45% less from 320.54 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported . The institutional investor held 316,...

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  • All Apple Facilities are now Powered by Clean Energy
All Apple Facilities are now Powered by Clean Energy

Less than a week ago, Google announced a similar if seemingly less impressive milestone : It is matching the energy consumption of its operations with purchased renewable energy which it returns to a power grid somewhere. The company has built numerous wind and solar farms in cooperation with local institutions, as well as intense focus on environ...

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  • Bed, Bath & Beyond will exchange your Toys 'R' Us gift cards
Bed, Bath & Beyond will exchange your Toys 'R' Us gift cards

The company's a year ago sales total was 3.53 Million. Notably, the company has lagged the industry in three months due to strained margins and soft results. However, higher advertising costs and lower margins led earnings to decline year over year. BBBY reported a change of -1.55% over the last week and performed -2.10% over the last month while...

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  • Trade Tensions Weigh on Crude Prices
Trade Tensions Weigh on Crude Prices

West Texas Intermediate crude for May delivery traded at $63.57 a barrel in electronic trade, up from its settlement of $63.51. But BNP's Mr. Tchilinguirian said the oil market may likely "look past" any inventory data until the implications of the U.S.

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  • Sears and Delta customers may have had payment data exposed
Sears and Delta customers may have had payment data exposed

Delta Air Lines's revenue for the quarter was up 8.3% compared to the same quarter previous year. Jolley Asset Management Llc acquired 8,479 shares as Delta Air Lines ( DAL)'s stock declined 3.16%. Therefore 100% are positive. Strategies reported 0.03% of its capital in Delta Air Lines, Inc . $64.45's average target is 18.89% above currents $5...

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  • Federal Reserve raises key interest rate
Federal Reserve raises key interest rate

Fed policymakers still envisioned three rate hikes in 2018 despite of improved economic outlook, according to the median forecast for interest rates. Decision: Fed funds rate target range increased to 1.50% to 1.75%. So Powell's first meeting as the leader of world's most influential bank has investors nervous . The Federal Reserve is the c...

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  • Lockheed Martin hired by NASA to Build Quiet Supersonic X-Plane
Lockheed Martin hired by NASA to Build Quiet Supersonic X-Plane

NASA says the main factor in making supersonic passenger flight a reality is reducing sonic booms to a level that people on the ground "will hardly notice them, if they hear them at all". and overseas to help shape rules governing supersonic flights over land. The rest of the airplane is "off-the-shelf" technology, he said, and will require no ne...

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  • Gender pay gap on PM's list of 'burning injustices'
Gender pay gap on PM's list of 'burning injustices'

These are the findings of independent research carried out for SavvvWoman.co.uk, a leading finance website aimed at women . The deadline has passed for companies to report their gender pay gaps, and the results are in. Councillor Dean Sabri, Cabinet Portfolio Holder for Core Support and Strategic Services at Eastbourne Borough Council, said, "I'...

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  • Trump to host Japanese Prime Minister at Mar-a-Lago
Trump to host Japanese Prime Minister at Mar-a-Lago

In a statement , the White House did not mention the abduction issue. Trump has said he will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un by the end of May. Trump at the president's Mar-a-Lago Club in Florida to discuss North Korea and bilateral issues. And now, with Abe also set to meet Trump ahead of that key meeting, it is clear that no side is read...

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  • Intel Will No Longer Issue Spectre Patch For Some Older Chips
Intel Will No Longer Issue Spectre Patch For Some Older Chips

Intel announced that Penryn (launched in 2007), Yorkfield (2007), Wolfdale (2007), Bloomfield (2008), Clarksfield (2009), Nehalem-based Jasper Forest (2010), and Intel Atom "SoFIA" (2015) will no longer receive the Spectre patches, as originally promised.

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  • Amazon Stock Drops After Trump Tweet
Amazon Stock Drops After Trump Tweet

Amazon has not responded to Trump's tweet . In fact, Amazon collects sales tax in roughly 45 states and the District of Columbia, just like the physical retailers it competes against. As a result of Trumps tweet, the shares of Amazon dropped in the market by nine per cent. Some estimates suggest half of Amazon's total sales go through third ...

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  • Copy-First Alert Forecast: sunny with highly variable temperatures Easter weekend
Copy-First Alert Forecast: sunny with highly variable temperatures Easter weekend

Sustained winds of 15-25 miles per hour are expected Saturday afternoon, along with gusts of 45-55 miles per hour at times. At the shore, temperatures will be chillier, thanks to the winds flipping onshore during the afternoon. Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. It will turn colder next week and as matter fact I have to put the chance ...

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