Saturday October 21-st, 2017

Deaf driver killed by trooper afraid of police Deaf driver killed by trooper afraid of police

The family is raising funds for Harris' funeral and plans to use any extra money to begin a foundation to help educate police officers on interacting with the hearing impaired and calling for a computerized system to alert officers they are dealing w...

Lotte Group vice chairman found dead before corruption probe Lotte Group vice chairman found dead before corruption probe

Since the prosecutors noted on August 26 that they had not found any evidence of personal corruption on the part of Lee, it seems unlikely that he made this drastic choice out of concern that his own corruption would come to light. He was a long- tim...

Amazon plans to open a physical bookstore in Chicago in 2017 Amazon plans to open a physical bookstore in Chicago in 2017

Amazon Prime members buy a lot more than regular Amazon consumers based on data that Teikametrics receives, he noted, saying they are the "stickiest and most profitable" consumers. "It certainly makes some sense from a branding perspective", he con...

Uber tests $2 flat rate fares to take on public transit Uber tests $2 flat rate fares to take on public transit

The Scheduled Rides feature launches at 4pm today (25 August) for those in London with an Uber for Business account or a Business Profile. The immediacy of a taxi service is great when you need a quick ride at the last minute, but if you want to or...

Miami Beach official: No confirmation of Zika spreading

Scott described the new area of infection in the narrow island city as just under 1.5 miles between 8th and 28th streets. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention referred calls by Reuters to state health officials. Instead, health off...

British economy accelerates in second quarter

The economy will contract by 0.1 per cent in the third quarter, according to economists polled by Bloomberg between August 5th and August 12th. "Looking ahead, consumers might be able to maintain strong growth in their spending for another quar...

Ryan Lochte apologizes for his behavior in Brazil Ryan Lochte apologizes for his behavior in Brazil

It's traumatic to be out late with your friends in a foreign country - with a language barrier - and have a stranger point a gun at you and demand money to let you leave, but regardless of the behavior of anyone else that night, I should have been mu...

Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC): Strong Asset Base amid Market Rout

Despite slowing in our Service Provider business and Emerging Markets after three successive quarters of growth, the balance of the business was healthy with 5% order growth. The Company has 848.00 million shares outstanding and 845.68 million shares...

2 nuns found slain in Durant

Authorities arrived at the home, saw evidence of a break-in and found two bodies, she said. Morgan went to Lexington Medical Clinic where the sisters worked as nurses on Friday in hopes of talking to grieving staff members, but a handwritten sign i...

Your Whatsapp account information could now end up on Facebook Your Whatsapp account information could now end up on Facebook

Uncheck the box reading " Share my account info " to stop providing Facebook with your user data. The company re-iterated its commitment to privacy and said users who had the latest version of the app could rest assured their messages have the...

Fed should hike rates gradually, George says in Jackson Hole Fed should hike rates gradually, George says in Jackson Hole

The case for removing some accommodation had strengthened, but within the context of a "much flatter" path for tightening in the future, a top USA central bank official said. Only 21 percent of market participants see the Fed raising its target rate ...

Antitrust regulators approve Tesla deal to buy SolarCity

It further stated that provided the clients do not buy Model X and S, Tesla will not be able to manufacture the Model 3. In a SEC filing released yesterday, Musk disclosed that he is personally buying $65 million of bonds, and Lyndon Rive , Solar...

Central California fire forces more evacuations Central California fire forces more evacuations

A man has been charged with arson in connection with that fire and others. Crews over the weekend slowed the fire's advance toward the castle by concentrating firefighters and engines in the area between the castle and the fire's edge. "I want to t...

Merkel says the EU faces 'enormous challenges'

Renzi continued: "We respect the choice made by the citizens of Britain but we want to write a future chapter". At the end of a mini-summit with German chancellor Angela Merkel and French president Francois Hollande on Monday, Mr Renzi said impro...

Dollar rangebound as investors await Yellen's Jackson Hole speech

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged 0.2 percent higher, however, is down 1.6 percent after hitting a 1-year high last Tuesday. Heading into today's session, the S&P 500 was within 0.15% of a new record high, the Dow w...

Clinton defends foundation, says it has been transparent

During his announcement, Comey said that Clinton turned over about 30,000 emails to the State Department in December 2014, but that the Federal Bureau of Investigation "also discovered several thousand work-related e-mails that were not in the grou...

Apple issues emergency patch to counter spyware with remote access capability

In response, Apple on Wednesday released a patched version of its mobile software, iOS 9.3.5. " Pegasus is the most sophisticated attack we've seen on any endpoint because it takes advantage of how integrated mobile devices are in our lives ...

Zara Sued For Deceptive Pricing Zara Sued For Deceptive Pricing

According to The Fashion Law , shopper Devin Rose is suing Zara for $5 million dollars on account of their "deceptive pricing" structure. The lawsuit states: " Zara's practice of assuring consumers that the discrepancy between the tag price in...

Day 9: Chimney Fire grows to 24096 acres with 35 percent contained

Located south of Nacimiento Resevoir at the intersection of Chimney Rock Road and Running Deer Road, officials, locals, film lovers, and historians alike were given a scare late last week. The cause of this fire is now under official investigation, a...

Orders for US durable goods rebounded in July Orders for US durable goods rebounded in July

A proxy for business investment - capital goods orders excluding volatile aircraft and defense - advanced a healthy 1.6%, signaling that such capital spending may be poised for a rebound after a long slump. In a separate report on Thursday, initial c...

Oil prices fall as analysts say market still oversupplied

Analysts said the falls were a result of an overdone price rally this month which lifted crude by over 20 percent between the beginning of the month and late last week. Luaibi, who took over the ministry earlier this month, held a meeting in Baghdad ...

Millions of Dead Fish Found in New Jersey Creek Millions of Dead Fish Found in New Jersey Creek

Hundreds of thousands of dead fish have turned up in Waackcaack Creek in Keansburg, New Jersey. But they warn the smell may be overwhelming at times as temperatures warm up. "It's bad, it's enough to gag you", a resident told CBS2. In the meantime,...

Welspun India falls 20% on talk of Target breaking ties Welspun India falls 20% on talk of Target breaking ties

On Tuesday, Welspun shares crashed by 20 per cent to Rs 65.85, a fall of over Rs 3,700 crore in investors' wealth in just two days. Target is offering customers millions of dollars in refunds after discovering that it sold fake Egyptian cotton she...

Saguaro National Park waives admission fees this weekend Saguaro National Park waives admission fees this weekend

Together, they lit up the One World Trade Center spire for the #FindYourPark movement, hosted by the National Park Foundation. Or get to it on September 24 (National Public Lands Day) or November 11 (Veterans Day), which are also free days this...

Trump to rally supporters in Fairfield on Saturday

Pence's decision comes one day after Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential nominee, and her running mate Tim Kaine released their tax returns to the public. Trump could speak to voters and observers in this region". Given that, Mr Trump's al...

US New Home Sales at Fresh 8-Year High US New Home Sales at Fresh 8-Year High

The monthly new-home sales reading is based on a small sampling of contract signings and has a wide margin of error, however. "This marginally raises our near-term outlook for the housing market, as tightness in the new home market suggests further...

Andhra Assemblys Monsoon Session to start in early September Andhra Assemblys Monsoon Session to start in early September

Itanagar: The Arunachal Pradesh Cabinet has approved summoning of a "special" session of the state Assembly to ratify the Constitution Amendment Bill on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) for its implementation in the State. The Bill was introduced b...

34kg pearl found in Philippines 'is world's biggest'

Speaking of the new find, she said the fisherman had no idea what it was worth and chose to keep the huge pearl as a good luck charm . Recently, after a fire broke out in his property, he was forced to move the pearl from his home. The pearl has a...

Longest rail strike since 1968 begins in England

The RMT union called the strike to protest against plans to downgrade the role of the conductor on Southern Rail trains, causing cancellations across the network. "Everyone is sick and exhausted of this pointless, needless and senseless strike, whi...

Asian Stocks Mixed Ahead of Fed Meeting

USA stocks traded struggled for direction Monday, erasing small early losses to trade near unchanged as investors await a speech by Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen at the end of the week. Oil prices fell on Monday as analysts said they doubte...

Pfizer spends $14B on Medivation in cancer fight

The strong acquisition interest in the San Francisco-based company illustrates how demand for new cancer treatments, which can possibly add years to patients' lives, could spell billions of dollars in revenue to the companies that own them.

JK Rowling has three new Hogwarts books on the way! 12:13PM

HARRY POTTER fans have a lot to dive into this year with the recently released play, "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child", now on shelves and the upcoming FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM hitting cinemas in November. The second collection, "He...

Lamborghini Centenario Roadster Unveiled in Monterey Lamborghini Centenario Roadster Unveiled in Monterey

While the coupe model goes for 1.75 million euros (almost $2 million), the Lamborghini Centenario roadster starts at 2 million euros ($2.26 million). The Centenario Roadster comes clad in a new matte silver developed specifically for it. Some of th...

Trump Manager: "To Be Determined" If Trump Will Use Deportation Force

Other personnel announcements are likely to come as early as Monday as the Trump campaign, among other things, looks to beef up its ground game, little more than a month before early voting starts in some states ahead of the November 8 election.

Bankers welcome Raghuram Rajan's successor Urjit Patel Bankers welcome Raghuram Rajan's successor Urjit Patel

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley gestures as he addresses a gathering during a seminar on "Income Declaration Scheme-2016" in Ahmedabad, India, July 10, 2016. He holds a bachelor's degree from the London School of Economics, a master's from Oxford Univ...

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