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Money Porsche wants to build flying cars
Author: 0 Porsche wants to build flying cars

If I drive from (the Porsche plant in) Zuffenhausen to Stuttgart airport, I need at least half an hour, if I'm lucky. The German auto company would face stiff competition from companies like Volocopter , Ehang , Workhorse and Bell but also Airbus and Boeing as all of them are pursuing the dream of flying taxis and some of which already have working prototypes.

Money Gov. Inslee signs nations first state net-neutrality bill
Author: 0 Gov. Inslee signs nations first state net-neutrality bill

Jay Inslee , a Democrat, is the most sweeping state action so far against new federal rules that strip away regulations on how high-speed internet providers handle digital data. The dismantling of the nationwide rules, approved by the Federal Communications Commission a year ago, set off a fierce outcry from consumers and tech companies.

Money Trump says he won't back down on tariffs after Republican criticism
Author: 0 Trump says he won't back down on tariffs after Republican criticism

On the other hand, tweeted President Trump , "When a country (USA) is losing many billions of dollars on trade with virtually every country it does business with, trade wars are good, and easy to win ". Trump is known for taking a hard line on trade, but he's also known for changing his mind. Scott Walker , a Republican, said Friday that Trump should reconsider the tariffs, noting that the US doesn't have the capacity to produce the amount of ultra-thin aluminum needed by its own ...

Money Sensex sinks 300 points as global cues weaken on trade, political uncertainties
Author: 0 Sensex sinks 300 points as global cues weaken on trade, political uncertainties

The combination of external and internal negative cues virtually eclipsed the Bharatiya Janata Party's commendable performance in three state elections in the North-east, say analysts. In terms of investments, provisional data with the exchanges showed that foreign institutional investors sold scrip worth Rs 366.60 crore, while domestic institutional investors off-loaded stocks worth Rs 154.20 crore.

Money Graco Recalls Table2Table 6-in-1 highchairs; Sold Exclusively at Walmart
Author: 0 Graco Recalls Table2Table 6-in-1 highchairs; Sold Exclusively at Walmart

To verify if your highchair is affected, locate the model number and manufacturing date which are printed on the label. Consumer protection agencies in both countries have also notified parents about the recall . Customers who are impacted should stop using the chair and will receive a free replacement kit and installation instructions. Call Graco at 800-345-4109 from 7 a.m.to 4 p.m.

Author: 0 China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1pc

The NPC is largely a rubberstamp parliament, endorsing decisions already made by the Communist Party. "Policy wise, the report definitely has a tightening bias", said Betty Wang, senior China economist at ANZ in Hong Kong. While the central bank has been gingerly raising money market rates to discourage riskier lending practices, it has also kept markets well supplied with funds when there are worries of a deeper cash squeeze, and bank lending hit a fresh record a year ago.

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Author: 0 The "Big Bitcoin Heist" On Ice

According to the Associated Press , some 600 computers were stolen from data centers and all of them were used to mine bitcoin and other digital currencies. On Friday, March 2nd, a judge at the Reykjanes District Court has ordered two people to remain in custody. Police have asked energy firms to monitor unusual energy usage that may be caused by Bitcoin-mining activities by the stolen servers.

Money Chilly start but sunshine in the forecast for Friday afternoon
Author: 0 Chilly start but sunshine in the forecast for Friday afternoon

Showers will continue through Tuesday with highs dropping through the mid 40s. We could see some minor accumulation. The Upstate will not have any chance for snow the rest of the work week as sunshine prevails and highs stay in the 50s and lows in the 20s and 30s.

Money Amazon may begin offering branded checking accounts
Author: 0 Amazon may begin offering branded checking accounts

Amazon has already made forays into the financial arena during its transformation from a book store more than 20 years ago. Shares of United States big banks came under pressure in early trading on Monday from broader selloff in the market and the WSJ report, Adam Sarhan , CEO of 50 Park Investments said.

Money Russia Services Growth Quickens In February
Author: 0 Russia Services Growth Quickens In February

The rise in the services PMI in February will help to assuage fears of a broad-based slowdown in the first quarter, instead suggesting that the economy has broadly maintained its pace, Paul Hollingsworth, an economist at Capital Economics, said.

Author: 0 New auto sales dip -2.8% in February, diesel down -23.5%

The UK new vehicle market dipped in February, according to figures released Monday by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, with 80,805 new cars registered - a 2.8% drop compared with February 2017. SMMT chief executive Mike Hawes said: "Although the new vehicle market has dipped, it remains at a good level despite the drop in demand for diesel".

Money Insurer AXA agrees to buy XL Group for around US$15b
Author: 0 Insurer AXA agrees to buy XL Group for around US$15b

Completion of the transaction is subject to approval by XL Group shareholders and other customary closing conditions, including the receipt of required regulatory approvals, and is expected to take place during the second half of 2018. The company is offering $57.60 for each XL share, representing a premium of 33% to XL's closing share price on March 2. As of Friday's close, XL shares had gained 23 per cent this year in NY.

Author: 0 Theresa May Rejects 'Passporting' For City Of London After Brexit

The Prime Minister used a high-profile speech in London's Mansion House to dismiss the EU's insistence that it will not allow "cherry-picking" of rights and obligations, insisting that this was a part of any trade negotiation. She added: "We'd have to abide by the rules that were being set elsewhere, and given the importance of financial stability of ensuring the City of London , we can't just take the same rules without any say in them".

Money Barnaby Joyce 'doesn't care' if girlfriend's baby isn't his
Author: 0 Barnaby Joyce 'doesn't care' if girlfriend's baby isn't his

The Australia reported that three months ago Mr Joyce told National Party officials he was unsure whether he was the father of the child as he was overseas around the time his former media adviser fell pregnant. She said she addressed the same question to Ms Campion and received no response. He told reporters on Monday at a press conference that anything that is personal in nature is a business between only him and partner Vikki Campion .

Money China does not want a trade war with US
Author: 0 China does not want a trade war with US

Pursuing double standards and cold war thinking by western countries for some demonstrate their "soft power" or "smart power", but when it comes to China , it was projected as "sharp power", Wang Guoqing, spokesman for the Chinese Peoples Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and advisory body told a press conference here.

Money Trump to impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminium
Author: 0 Trump to impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminium

They would target iconic USA exports including Levi's jeans, Harley-Davidson motorbikes and Bourbon whisky, European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker said. "The U.S. oil and natural gas industry, in particular, relies on specialty steel for many of its projects that most U.S. steelmakers don't supply", American Petroleum Institute President Jack Gerard said last week.

Money Wie wins LPGA's Women's World Championship in Singapore
Author: 0 Wie wins LPGA's Women's World Championship in Singapore

The 28-year-old's last victory was at the 2014 US Open, and after subsequent years battling injuries and technical changes Wie had some unfinished business in Singapore after she led after three rounds a year ago but failed to seal the deal.

Money Del Potro victorious in Acapulco
Author: 0 Del Potro victorious in Acapulco

It took Kevin Anderson more than two years to capture his fourth ATP World title but he's on the verge of a second ATP World Tour title in as many tournaments. "When you're out there, you're not really thinking about finals and what happened before". He's obviously a tough competitor and a great player. "It was a little bit uncomfortable at first".

Money People from cold countries are making fun of Britain panicking over 'snowmageddon'
Author: 0 People from cold countries are making fun of Britain panicking over 'snowmageddon'

Children sledging in the snow at Riverside Gardens in Ilkley. More than two feet of snow and 80mph winds are forecast as a massive snowstorm touches the tip of Cornwall. These alerts are issued in association with Public Health England (PHE) for England only and are not a part of the NSWWS service. "Since 10pm last night, there have been a number of significant faults on the ESB Networks arising from the worsening weather conditions".

Money Growing list of companies are cutting ties with NRA
Author: 0 Growing list of companies are cutting ties with NRA

Delta Air Lines Inc. and United Continental Holdings Inc . became the latest companies to cut ties with the National Rifle Association after a call to boycott the lobbying group became a top trend on Twitter Friday. As part of its pitch to prospective members, the National Rifle Association touts a host of benefits for those joining the organization, including "huge savings on vehicle rentals, hotels and travel".

Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stake Boosted by Sand Hill Global Advisors LLC

The stock increased 6.27% or $2.35 during the last trading session, reaching $39.85. About 7.58M shares traded. It has underperformed by 23.37% the S&P500. As per Friday, August 28, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 169,356 shares. Suvretta Capital Management LLC bought a new position in Amazon.com during the third quarter valued at $191,658,000.

Author: 0 M&T Bank Corp Sells 2240 Shares of iShares Europe ETF (NYSEARCA:IEV)

A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the business. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "ISHARES 3-7 YEAR TREASURY BOND ETF Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.16 (IEI)" was published by Enterprise Leader and is the property of of Enterprise Leader.

Author: 0 Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) Analysis & Yield Review

It has underperformed by 9.99% the S&P500. King Luther Capital Management Corp decreased Fmc Corp (FMC) stake by 3.74% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Baird. Among 28 analysts covering General Electric Company ( NYSE:GE ), 8 have Buy rating , 5 Sell and 15 Hold. The rating was maintained by Needham with "Buy" on Monday, June 12.

Author: 0 Education Realty Trust, Inc. (EDR) Shares Sold by Kennedy Capital Management Inc

The company saw 1,423,749 shares trade hands over the course of the day. Digital Realty Trust Inc (Call) now has $20.84 billion valuation. It has underperformed by 7.14% the S&P500. Blair William And Il accumulated 10,581 shares. 801.45 million shares or 0.31% less from 803.96 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Estabrook Management reported 0.01% stake.

Money Florida school shooting: United States investment giant pressures gun firms
Author: 0 Florida school shooting: United States investment giant pressures gun firms

Does anyone think that if the Second Amendment were written today, it would give carte blanche to the use of semi-automatic, high-powered weapons? Discovering and stopping these horrific and heinous acts before they reach fruition is what is needed, along with measures to make them impossible from happening again.

Money USA indices end lower to end multi-month win streak
Author: 0 USA indices end lower to end multi-month win streak

Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell, in his debut testimony to Congress on Wednesday, struck a mildly hawkish tone, noting inflation had risen since December and vowing to prevent the economy from overheating. Gap shares rose 6 percent. Eastern time. The index is coming off its worst month in two years, when concerns about higher inflation and rates helped trigger a 10 per cent drop.

Author: 0 General Motors (GM) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at Vetr

February deliveries were expected to fall 4.5 percent at General Motors, 6 percent at Ford Motor Co.; 11 percent at FCA US; 3.1 percent at Nissan Motor Co., 2.3 percent at Honda Motor Co. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the stock.

Money Egyptian fan demands refund from Wenger after traveling to watch Gunners loss
Author: 0 Egyptian fan demands refund from Wenger after traveling to watch Gunners loss

As hard a decision as it may be given Wenger's past successes - including three league titles and seven FA Cup triumphs - more poor performances would leave them with little option but to bring the Frenchman's 22-year tenure to an end. The earliest a team has clinched the PL title is Manchester United , who hold the top three earliest title wins in history as they clinched the trophy on Apr.

Money PNB: Court issues non-bailable warrants against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi
Author: 0 PNB: Court issues non-bailable warrants against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

According to the bank, Nirav Modi's jewellery firms and Mehul Chokshi's Gitanjali Group used multiple Letters of Undertaking (LoUs) fraudulently issued to them to seek loans from foreign branches of multiple Indian banks. A Mumbai court has remanded Mishra to CBI custody till 14th March in connection with its money laundering probe into the PNB scam. In an email to the Enforcement Directorate (ED), Nirav Modi has said that when he wrote to the passport authority asking for reasons why his ...

Money Some Brands Stick With NRA Despite Pressure
Author: 0 Some Brands Stick With NRA Despite Pressure

Monday, in a lengthy statement , FedEx said it opposes assault weapons but would not cave to political pressure and would not stop offering discounted shipping rates to NRA members. If you check today, you'll find that most of those NRA partner companies are no longer listed on the NRA website. And if the average gun owner is less inclined to fire a gun - and less inclined to attend an NRA convention - perhaps that might explain some of the findings, he said.

Money Stocks dive late, snapping 10-month winning streak
Author: 0 Stocks dive late, snapping 10-month winning streak

Dental products supplier Patterson Companies plunged 23 percent in the first few minutes of trading Thursday after issuing weak quarterly results. Trump indicated Thursday that he plans to impose a 25 percent tariff on steel imports and a 10 percent tariff on aluminum imports.

Money USA stocks join global selloff on trade war fears
Author: 0 USA stocks join global selloff on trade war fears

Canada , which runs a steel trade surplus with the United States - and is the biggest buyer of US steel - promised to "take responsive measures to defend its trade interests and workers". With the order to come as early as next week, the tariffs would not only raise costs for local consumer goods manufacturers but also impact both small and midsize businesses that used steel and aluminum in any measure, according to several trade organizations.

Money All Green bus services on N7 through Kildare have been suspended
Author: 0 All Green bus services on N7 through Kildare have been suspended

They said: "Bus Èireann wish to advise that all road passenger and school transport services are cancelled today Thursday, March 1 due to a nationwide Status Red weather warning". Irish Rail says all its services are running as normal at this stage, however passengers should expect some delays. A full update on each service can be found below.

Money Steel, Aluminum Makers Are Among Few to Praise Tariff Plans
Author: 0 Steel, Aluminum Makers Are Among Few to Praise Tariff Plans

After the announcement Thursday, stocks closed sharply lower on Wall Street. A statement from the American Automotive Policy Council expressed concern that the change would place the us auto industry at a "competitive disadvantage". (Canadian officials have said the figure is US dollars). The beer industry: "About 2 million jobs depend on America's beer industry". The U.S. applied an average import tariff of 3.48% in 2016, across all product types from cars to champagne, according to ...

Money Independence Realty Trust Inc (IRT) Shares Bought by Rational Advisors LLC
Author: 0 Independence Realty Trust Inc (IRT) Shares Bought by Rational Advisors LLC

About 125,505 shares traded. BlackRock Municipal Income Trust (BFK) has declined 6.86% since March 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.21% the S&P500. Moreover, Tompkins has 0.01% invested in Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR). Since December 18, 2017, it had 4 buys, and 1 insider sale for $1.48 million activity.

Author: 0 Andy Viens Buys 2000 Shares of Noble Midstream Partners LP (NBLX) Stock

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight" on Friday, February 19. The company has market cap of $86.38 billion. It has a 19.6 P/E ratio. Investors sentiment is 0.9 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.15, from 0.99 in 2017Q2. The Senior VP Operations of Martin Midstream Partners Lp and firm's insider Scot Shoup sold 1,500 shares of the firm based on the avg market share price that is $16.1 per share.

Money MIT Study: Uber, Lyft Drivers Net $3.37 an Hour
Author: 0 MIT Study: Uber, Lyft Drivers Net $3.37 an Hour

MIT researchers noted that part of the job means that drivers have to deal with unpredictable customer demand, as well as the cost of maintaining a vehicle. For the third phase of the initiative, Uber is focusing on driver flexibility. Uber has serious problems with these findings. Drivers can set up to six destinations per day, meaning Uber will only offer rides along that route.

Money Analysts Ratings on: Papa John's International Inc. (PZZA)
Author: 0 Analysts Ratings on: Papa John's International Inc. (PZZA)

The company saw 2.23 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -8.26, a current ratio of 1.21 and a quick ratio of 1.01. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, February 9th. Analysts believe that we could see stock price minimum in the $58 range ( lowest target price), allowing for another -3.4% drop from its current position.

Money LEGO Will Launch Its First Sustainable Range This Year
Author: 0 LEGO Will Launch Its First Sustainable Range This Year

Material from the plant-based plastic has been certified by the Bonsucro Chain of Custody Standard . Lego's polyethylene pieces will make up 1-2 per cent of the total amount of the plastic elements it produces. In 2013, the company partnered with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to support and build demand for sustainably sourced plastic, and in 2016, the group joined the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance (BFA) to secure fully sustainable sourcing of raw material for the bioplastics industry.

Money Eurozone unemployment edges down to lowest in over 9 years
Author: 0 Eurozone unemployment edges down to lowest in over 9 years

Among major euro area economies, Germany's inflation fell to 1.2 percent in February, the lowest since late 2016, from 1.4 percent a month ago. However, core inflation, which strips out the more volatile components from the index, rose slightly, to one per cent, giving some indication that price growth may continue its slow march towards the ECB's two per cent target.

Money JC Penney Earnings: Close Only Counts in Horseshoes and Hand Grenades
Author: 0 JC Penney Earnings: Close Only Counts in Horseshoes and Hand Grenades

JPC stock has the 52-week trading range of $2.5 to $6 per share - with the market capitalization of $1.22 billion. J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP ) said that it has partnered with 14-year-old Nickelodeon star JoJo Siwa on a line of girls apparel and bedding that will feature some of Siwa's trademarks like hair bows and sequins.

Author: 0 SSP Group PLC (SSPG) Insider Sells £713988 in Stock

It has outperformed by 0.96% the S&P500. CityFibre Infrastructure (LON:CITY)'s stock had its "buy" rating reissued by analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued on Thursday. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 13 by BNP Paribas. Spectris plc manufactures and sells measuring instruments and controls worldwide. The company has market cap of 6.24 billion GBP.

Money Bank of America is latest company to insert itself into gun debate
Author: 0 Bank of America is latest company to insert itself into gun debate

Pop-rock band blink-182 has announced it will boycott shipping company FedEx over its continued support for the National Rifle Association following the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida this month. Conservatives, for example, boycotted Target after the retail giant changed its bathroom policy to allow a man to use the little girls' room, so long as he says he's a woman.

Money State Dept. Approves Missile Sale to Ukraine, Congress to Vote on Sale
Author: 0 State Dept. Approves Missile Sale to Ukraine, Congress to Vote on Sale

The Pentagon's statement added that the proposed sale would not alter the region's military balance. However, lawmakers from both parties have expressed vast support for the sale. The Obama administration had been reluctant to sell certain weapons to Ukraine out of concern it might escalate tensions in the area. Syria was an opportunity for Putin's Russian Federation to flex its muscles on the worldwide stage again after creating trouble in Ukraine and the annexation of Crimea.

Money The problem with Tripura exit poll predictions
Author: 0 The problem with Tripura exit poll predictions

Ahead of the counting of votes in the state, the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have been deployed along the India-Bangladesh border. The terms of Meghalaya , Nagaland and Tripura assemblies end on March 6, March 13 and March 14, respectively, and the entire election process is already over and the results are expected to be declared by March 3.

Money Carney calls for crypto crackdown
Author: 0 Carney calls for crypto crackdown

Many cryptocurrency enthusiasts have likened bitcoin to gold because it has a limited supply and needs to be digitally "mined". But he warned that this might change. Carney talked about the fact that cryptocurrencies aren't actually backed by any guarantee and that the price volatility could lead to serious deflationary issues for the economy.

Money US Gunmaker Vista Outdoor Inc Products Dropped By Canadian Store
Author: 0 US Gunmaker Vista Outdoor Inc Products Dropped By Canadian Store

Labistour said , " Effective immediately, suspend any further orders with the five brands owned by Vista Outdoor which we carry (Bollé, Bushnell, CamelBak, Camp Chef, Jimmy Styks). The outdoor industry has seen a lot of merger and acquisition activity in recent years and MEC has not looked at what the implications have been, Labistour said.

Money Amazon Prime Video signs multiyear deal with Lionsgate in LatAm
Author: 0 Amazon Prime Video signs multiyear deal with Lionsgate in LatAm

Amazon Prime Music's entry comes soon after Gaana, one of the biggest names in the business, raised $115 million from Chinese Internet giant Tencent. Now, looking into the details of this launch, we would like to tell you that the Amazon Prime Music service is linked in deals with five music stations including Sony Music and others.

Money China leader's top economic adviser heads to the U.S. for trade talks
Author: 0 China leader's top economic adviser heads to the U.S. for trade talks

If adopted, the amendments will be the first in more than a decade. At China's 19th Party Congress last October, Xi refused to field any " sixth-generation " successors as part of the newly formed Politburo Standing Committee. As leaders grow increasingly dissatisfied and frustrated with the constraints of their domestic political systems, they try to circumvent the existing political institutions and replace them with more convenient and seemingly more efficient ways beyond supervision ...