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Money Causes of gas price hike explored
Author: 0 Causes of gas price hike explored

AAA Oklahoma Spokesperson Leslie Gamble attributes the increase to supply and demand as well as the White House's decision to re-impose sanctions on Iran. By comparison though, the average price of gas during this time of year in 2013 was $3.42 per gallon. North Carolina is now below that average - at $2.72.

Money Amazon Go Expands to Chicago and San Francisco
Author: 0 Amazon Go Expands to Chicago and San Francisco

Opening more stores is yet another sign that Amazon is serious about expanding its physical presence. Inside the Amazon Go store in Seattle. A 625-square-foot location in Chicago's Loop district has been chosen. Technical limitations encountered during testing with employees show that it would be hard to implement the tracking system on a much larger scale, albeit not impossible over the long term.

Money Google faces rebellion over military AI projects
Author: 0 Google faces rebellion over military AI projects

In addition to those who resigned, there are also almost 4,000 employees who have signed an internal petition asking Google to immediately cancel their contract and institute a policy on future military work. However members of the tech industry are anxious. Other companies such as IBM and Amazon have refused to work with the Department of Defense, so it's interesting that Google is failing to take its employees' concerns onboard.

Author: 0 Oil steady near multi-year highs as USA drilling rises

That was then, this is now. Still, OPEC also said its total crude output rose by 12,000 barrels a day in April, month-on-month, to average 31.9 million barrels a day. Speaking to CNN Money, Mohammad Barkindo, the secretary general of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, said extraordinary moves to limit global oil supplies would be bad for the global economy.

Money 'Thorough reorganisation' on at Tesla, says Musk
Author: 0 'Thorough reorganisation' on at Tesla, says Musk

Police said the Tesla driver, who was reportedly looking at her phone before the crash, was taken to hospital with a broken ankle, while the truck driver suffered whiplash. The 18 year-old driver slammed into a concrete wall, and the vehicle burst into flames, trapping the occupants inside. Tesla subsequently modified both the hardware and software used by the semi-autonomous system.

Money Damaged portrait of Picasso worth $70 million
Author: 0 Damaged portrait of Picasso worth $70 million

Outside conservators have already been consulted to restore the piece. The self-portrait, named Le Marin (The Sailor ) was set to go to the highest bidder at NY auction house Christie's, along with another work by the artist-a 1964 portrait of a woman with a cat named Femme au chat assise dans un fauteuil .

Money Karnataka Assembly Election Result 2018: How will BJP's BS Yeddyurappa fare?
Author: 0 Karnataka Assembly Election Result 2018: How will BJP's BS Yeddyurappa fare?

Aaj Tak is bringing you live coverage of counting day in the Karnataka assembly election, whose result has the potential to drastically influence political fortunes in the run-up to next year's general election. Conversely, for the Congress Party and JDS , the only way to form the government would be to approach the governor promptly with proof that they have support from the majority of the MLAs, which should not be a problem given that the two parties have 114-115 MLAs between them, ...

Money Gemini gets NYDFS approval to add Zcash, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash support
Author: 0 Gemini gets NYDFS approval to add Zcash, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash support

Gemini states that this "makes Gemini the first licensed Zcash exchange in the world", and " NYDFS the first regulatory agency in the world to supervise Zcash ". Gemini went through an extensive approval process with the NYDFS prior to adding support for Zcash . Just minutes after the DFS and Gemini announcements, the price of Zcash jumped from about $250 per coin to more than $300 per coin.

Money Vodafone Earnings Growth Above Guidance; CEO Colao To Depart
Author: 0 Vodafone Earnings Growth Above Guidance; CEO Colao To Depart

Vodafone group chairman Gerard Kleisterlee remarked: "Nick has been the co-architect of the Group's strategy together with Vittorio, combining extensive global operational and commercial leadership with world-class financial acumen". He will be succeeded by his deputy Margherita Della Valle, who previously ran the organisation's finances for Europe and Italy. Organic service revenue was up 1.6%, with fourth quarter growth of 1.4%, showing good momentum in data, fixed/convergence and ...

Money HSBC deal shows blockchain viable for trade finance
Author: 0 HSBC deal shows blockchain viable for trade finance

It included a shipment of soybeans from Argentina to Malaysia via Cargill's subsidiaries in Geneva and Singapore. HSBC reported the transaction demonstrates that blockchain as a solution to trade digitization, is commercially and operationally viable.

Money 'Tax Amazon': Seattle passes plan for corporate wealth tax to fund housing
Author: 0 'Tax Amazon': Seattle passes plan for corporate wealth tax to fund housing

The levy, which would apply to businesses that gross at least $20 million a year, would finance affordable housing and homeless services in a city with the third-largest homeless population in the U.S. After rejecting the alternative, council members at a committee meeting voted 5-4 to put the tax on the full council agenda scheduled for later in the day.

Money Donald Trump's new embassy opens - and dozens are killed
Author: 0 Donald Trump's new embassy opens - and dozens are killed

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said "we expect all to act with utmost restraint to avoid further loss of life", while British Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman urged "calm and restraint". The United Nations General Assembly rejected by a huge majority the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Meanwhile, National Party leader Simon Bridges says a case can be made for the U.S.

Money Trump tells CEOs he wants more cars built in US
Author: 0 Trump tells CEOs he wants more cars built in US

On Friday, President Donald Trump pressured automakers in the U.S.to build more of their vehicles in the United States and launched another new attack on the North American Free Trade Agreement, which has been beneficial to automakers. It also contained a legal case for denying California the ability to set tougher standards than the national ones-something that sparked a sharp retort from Brown and other state officials.

Author: 0 Summary of NCC Group plc (LON:NCC) Ratings on May 13, 2018

As per Monday, March 26, the company rating was maintained by Peel Hunt. On Tuesday, April 3 the rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Underperform". Among 20 analysts covering Marriott International ( NASDAQ:MAR ), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to "Neutral" on Monday, August 31.

Money Guillermo del Toro sets horror anthology series '10 After Midnight' at Netflix
Author: 0 Guillermo del Toro sets horror anthology series '10 After Midnight' at Netflix

Called " Guillermo del Toro Presents 10 After Midnight ", the show is now set to release "soon" according to Netflix's announcement this morning. This isn't del Toro's first time working with the streaming company, but does underscore an expanded presence with the company, where his DreamWorks Trollhunters show won an Emmy.

Money Iran's military budget proves nuclear deal was 'a big lie'
Author: 0 Iran's military budget proves nuclear deal was 'a big lie'

The broader outlook for Iranian oil production and exports is on the downside, particular as fresh United States sanctions have yet to be imposed on the region. The agreement states that the United States is conducting conversations with several parties including Saudi Arabia to increase oil supply to avoid spike in oil prices while the US will intensify pressure on Iran .

Money CBS Corp. Files Suit Against Shari Redstone & National Amusements
Author: 0 CBS Corp. Files Suit Against Shari Redstone & National Amusements

National Amusements could not immediately be reached for comment. The lawsuit accuses Shari Redstone , president of majority shareholder National Amusements and vice chair of both CBS and Viacom , of neglecting her fiduciary duty by pressing the deal against the will of the board and precipitating a $7-billion drop in CBS' market cap.

Money Watch Tim Cook's Duke University Commencement Speech
Author: 0 Watch Tim Cook's Duke University Commencement Speech

He sent a clear message about data privacy - once again - to 5,500 graduates. "So we choose a different path, collecting as little of your data as possible, being thoughtful and respectful when it's in our care because we know it belongs to you".

Money A Look Ahead For 2 Stocks: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Inpixon (INPX)
Author: 0 A Look Ahead For 2 Stocks: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Inpixon (INPX)

It has underperformed by 19.30% the S&P500. Fosun International Ltd increased its stake in Ikang Healthcare Group Inc (KANG) by 29.1% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. portfolio. Moreover, Wetherby Asset Mngmt has 0.62% invested in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ). Osterweis Capital Mngmt reported 9,755 shares. Fiera invested in 0.02% or 53,301 shares.

Money Turkish airlines plane tail smashed in dramatic collision at Istanbul Intl' Airport
Author: 0 Turkish airlines plane tail smashed in dramatic collision at Istanbul Intl' Airport

The incident is being investigated. It appears the Turkish Airlines aircraft was sticking out over the path being used by the Asiana Airlines pilots, when the planes collided. Fire crews rushed over to hose down and cool the plane down to prevent it erupting into flames. The Asiana A330 crashed into the Turkish Airlines A321's tail while parking and caused extensive damage on the vertical stabilizer of the Turkish plane, Daily Sabah reports.

Money India bonds fall to over two-year low on inflation worries
Author: 0 India bonds fall to over two-year low on inflation worries

Index for "Minerals" group rose by 1.6 percent to 121.6 (provisional) from 119.7 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of manganese ore (4%), copper concentrate and limestone (3% each) and zinc concentrate and lead concentrate (1% each).

Money Trump repeats misleading claim on Iran's military budget
Author: 0 Trump repeats misleading claim on Iran's military budget

He wants European companies to be able to continue trade with Iran despite US President Donald Trump's decision this week to re-impose sanctions. Bolton, former ambassador to United Nations who has always defended hard line, merely noted that "it is possible" and that "depends on conduct of or governments", a very ambiguous words that only serve to clarify that hand lasts also with Allies not Discarded.

Money Facebook's audit into app data collection underway, 200 apps suspended
Author: 0 Facebook's audit into app data collection underway, 200 apps suspended

This sounds nice enough on its face. Archibong does state that "there is a lot more work to be done" and that Facebook will keep you updated on any progress. And perhaps more importantly, knowing the organization that extracted your information is far from equivalent from getting control over that information again.

Money Gas Prices Rise 1.6 Cents In Chattanooga
Author: 0 Gas Prices Rise 1.6 Cents In Chattanooga

Analysts say prices are rocketing higher throughout the US because of reductions in domestic supply and the oil market's response to President Trump's decision to leave the Iran Nuclear Deal. The highest average prices per gallon last week were reported from California ($3.68); Hawaii ($3.63); Washington ($3.35); Alaska ($3.30); Nevada ($3.27); OR ($3.23); Utah ($3.18); Idaho ($3.11); CT ($3.06); and Pennsylvania ($3.03).

Author: 0 Crude Oil Flat As OPEC Acknowledges US Shale Boom

The remarks from Middle East producers "did force investors to look a little bit more closer at the impact of USA sanctions on Iran and certainly there's some questions about the impact that we'll eventually see", Daniel Hynes, a senior commodities strategist at the Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd., said by phone from Sydney.

Money Woman kicked off flight sues United Airlines claiming racial discrimination
Author: 0 Woman kicked off flight sues United Airlines claiming racial discrimination

The suit states the events were racially motivated, saying that United "wrongfully singled out Ms. Obioma and her children because they were blacks and punished them publicly because a white man did not want them on the plane". When flight attendant couldn't resolve the conflict, Obioma agreed to take his spot to solve the matter, according to the lawsuit. She said they made the connection after a five-hour delay in Houston.

Money Xerox ends US$6.1 bln Fujifilm deal, settles with Icahn
Author: 0 Xerox ends US$6.1 bln Fujifilm deal, settles with Icahn

Together, Icahn and Deason reportedly own over a tenth of the ~US$8 billion company. Following the abandoned Fujifilm deal, Xerox now appears likely to go up for sale in an auction, Reuters noted. However, Fujifilm responded by questioning the legality of the move. The activist investors have also said they are unhappy with the current structure of the joint venture, and settlement creates uncertainty concerning potential changes to a business that accounts for almost half of Fujifilm's ...

Money West Bengal Panchayat Elections: Voting starts under tight security
Author: 0 West Bengal Panchayat Elections: Voting starts under tight security

The incident, which reportedly took place in the presence of police, was caught on cam. Seven persons were killed by mid-day and dozens sustained injuries in West Bengal on Monday on the day of State-wide rural polls. The voters later lodged a police complaint. Around 1,500 security personnel from Assam, Odisha, Sikkim and Andhra Pradesh are in the state for the voting in addition to the almost 58,000 security personnel of the state police .

Money What we already know about Walmart's plans for Flipkart
Author: 0 What we already know about Walmart's plans for Flipkart

Although India allows foreign direct investment in e-commerce, at least two trade bodies in the country have already voiced opposition to Walmart's latest move. The Japanese company had invested about $900 million in Snapdeal in a hope that the home grown e-tailer would be able to challenge Flipkart's market leadership, but saw the company slip to a distant third behind Amazon India by 2016.

Money E.coli outbreak on romain lettuce leaves one dead in California
Author: 0 E.coli outbreak on romain lettuce leaves one dead in California

There were 24 reported cases in California, officials there said. North Dakota has recorded its first case of E-Coli infection linked to romaine lettuce. The growing season in Yuma ended about a month ago, said the University of Arizona's Russell Engel, the director of Yuma County's cooperative extension service.

Money Centre may cut excise duty on petrol, diesel
Author: 0 Centre may cut excise duty on petrol, diesel

On the other hand, diesel was retailing at Rs 68.68 in Kolkata; Rs 70,43 in Mumbai; Rs 69.79 in Chennai and Rs 67.27 in Bengaluru. "Around a million barrels of oil a day is likely to disappear from global oil markets if the US sanctions on Iran bite", said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at futures brokerage AxiTrader in the report.

Money Tesla With Autopilot Slams Into Stopped Truck At 60 miles per hour
Author: 0 Tesla With Autopilot Slams Into Stopped Truck At 60 miles per hour

The Associated sources reported that it is not yet known whether the Autopilot system was engaged in the crash or not, investigations are in process and the National Transportation Safety Board have also been contacted. But drivers are instructed to keep their hands on the wheel and their eyes and attention on the road. Alphabet's self-driving unit, Waymo , said on Sunday that Matthew Schwall had joined the company from Tesla Inc where he was the electric carmaker's main technical ...

Money Chili's says some restaurants hit by data breach
Author: 0 Chili's says some restaurants hit by data breach

Based on the current details it was able to gather, the company said the malware appears to have infected some of its payment systems from where it gathered credit or debit card numbers and cardholder names. The company urged customers to keep an eye on their bank and credit card statements for any irregularities. Brinker also didn't provide an approximate number of affected customers but promised to publish more details as the investigation goes forward.

Money Oil jumps 3 pct after United States quits Iran deal, USA stock drawdown
Author: 0 Oil jumps 3 pct after United States quits Iran deal, USA stock drawdown

France's Finance Minister said European countries should push back harder against the Trump administration over the Iran nuclear deal and not act as "vassals" to the US. Before it got hit with sanctions in 2012, Iran was exporting 2.5 mb/d of crude oil and gas condensate, of which 18 percent was supplied to the EU. Iranian President Rouhani also has indicated that Iran considers the deal to still be in force, preferring to avoid immediate action to restart nuclear activities curtailed under ...

Money John Bolton: Iran Nuke Deal Couldn't Withstand the Scrutiny
Author: 0 John Bolton: Iran Nuke Deal Couldn't Withstand the Scrutiny

Only Israel and Saudi Arabia expressed support for the U.S. president's stance. The aerospace giant had said the Iran contracts would support tens of thousands of jobs. move. It has played a major role in protecting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad from the armed uprising since 2011. To the dismay of Washington, this backing did not last long.

Money Dharmendra Pradhan requests energy business stakeholders to invest in India
Author: 0 Dharmendra Pradhan requests energy business stakeholders to invest in India

We generally import oil from the UAE, but this is the first time the UAE has made a decision to store six million barrels of oil in strategic storage. Adnoc Chief Executive Officer Sultan Al Jaber said in a separate TV interview that "the Indian opportunity is one of many opportunities that is now being explored".

Money Chinese firm ZTE ends 'major operations' after U.S. export ban
Author: 0 Chinese firm ZTE ends 'major operations' after U.S. export ban

As a result, ZTE suspended its main operating activities earlier this month. As one of the world's largest telecom equipment makers, ZTE relied on USA companies such as Qualcomm and Intel for components. and China. ZTE was mentioned in the FCC's proposal in a section detailing the federal government's concerns with foreign tech companies. US Senator Marco Rubio has announced legislation that would bar the sale of sensitive technology to China and hike some duties and taxes, in the latest ...

Author: 0 Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for ITV (ITV)

Funds hold 59.81 million shares thus 0.26% more from 2017Q3's 59.66 million shares. Van Eck Associates reported 0.02% in President Energy Plc (LON:PPC). On Wednesday, December 20 Peel Hunt maintained Shaftesbury PLC (LON:SHB) rating. Barclays reaffirmed an overweight rating and set a GBX 675 ($9.16) price target on shares of BP in a report on Monday, December 18th.

Money Postal carries help 'stamp out hunger'
Author: 0 Postal carries help 'stamp out hunger'

Don't forget to put out a bag of food on Saturday, says the Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County Food Bank. He said carriers have already started collecting bags of food before the official collection day, which is this Saturday.

Money Leinster win tense 2018 Champions Cup Final
Author: 0 Leinster win tense 2018 Champions Cup Final

Lancaster joined Leinster in 2016, his first coaching role since resigning from the England job after a dismal performance in the 2015 World Cup. "Just the power that Racing have in their squad and the depth of experience that they have as well".

Author: 0 Are Analysts Bearish Ashmore Group PLC (LON:ASHM) After Last Week?

Carpetright PLC had 71 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, February 2 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Numis Securities given on Friday, March 23. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Monday, January 22 with "Overweight".

Money Saudis will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does
Author: 0 Saudis will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does

The benchmark contract was up $1.80 a barrel, or 2.4 percent, at $76.65 by 1240 GMT. President Donald Trump's announcement that the United States will leave the deal means that Washington will begin reinstating sanctions. The sanctions come amid an oil market that has been tightening due to strong demand, especially in Asia, and as top exporter Saudi Arabia and top producer Russian Federation have led efforts since 2017 to withhold oil supplies to prop up prices.

Money Npower to hike energy bills by 5.3%
Author: 0 Npower to hike energy bills by 5.3%

Simon Stacey, Npower managing director for domestic markets, said such costs had "unfortunately been on the rise for some time and we need to reflect these in our prices". 'We continue to encourage all our customers to look at our range of competitive fixed deals and switch to a tariff that best suits their needs - whether that's our green product or a short, medium deal, or the market's longest fix.

Money It's far too early for Trump to take credit on North Korea
Author: 0 It's far too early for Trump to take credit on North Korea

The first North Korea-U.S. summit is expected to be held in Singapore after U.S. President Donald Trump ruled out the other possible venue that had been named, Panmunjom, the truce village at the inter-Korean border. Pompeo was the head of the Central Intelligence Agency for 15 months prior to being sworn in as Secretary of State on April 26. At the time of the sensational defection, the South Korean Ministry of Unification released the following statement on the issue: "Thirteen ...

Money Ford could reopen two U.S. truck plants next week
Author: 0 Ford could reopen two U.S. truck plants next week

The shortage of parts could knock out production of Ford's best selling and most profitable vehicle, the F-150 pickup truck. A fire that damaged a MI auto parts supply factory is causing production problems at Ford, Fiat Chrysler, BMW and General Motors, but it's too soon to tell whether dealers will run short of vehicles.

Money Huawei to Offer First Crypto Wallet App in Latest Smartphones
Author: 0 Huawei to Offer First Crypto Wallet App in Latest Smartphones

Consumers who purchase a new Huawei or Honor smartphone from the P20 and up will have the Huawei app store automatically installed on their device, while previous models will begin gaining access to it later in the current quarter. It will be possible thanks to the established partnership between Huawei and BTC.com that is the owner of the world's largest Bitcoin mining pool and subsidiary of Bitmain .

Money FCC: Net neutrality rules will expire on 11 June
Author: 0 FCC: Net neutrality rules will expire on 11 June

A number of USA states, including Washington State signed a law in direct opposition to the FCC in order to stop Internet Service Providers from blocking websites or offering fast lane Internet access to companies willing to pay. "When the Republican-led FCC voted to repeal net neutrality in December, they handed the large Internet Service Providers all the cards". For months, many politicians and special interests have tried to mislead the American people about the Restoring Internet ...