Friday April 20-th, 2018

Kasatkina thrashes Kerber at Indian Wells Kasatkina thrashes Kerber at Indian Wells

Simona Halep won the 2015 edition of the Indian Wells tournament, and a year ago was eliminated in the third round by French player Kristina Mladenovic. eventual champion Azarenka) and 2013 (l. eventual R-Up Wozniacki) continued to over-hit while ...

Putin says he ordered plane shot down after reported hijacking Putin says he ordered plane shot down after reported hijacking

In the film, called " Putin " and available on Russian social media, the president says he was told by security officers shortly before the opening ceremony was due to start that a plane had been hijacked. The Kinzhal system is intended for destructi...

EY Cambridge comments on Spring Statement EY Cambridge comments on Spring Statement

It comes as the chancellor hinted he will turn on the spending tap in this autumn's budget after positive public finance figures pointed to "light at the end of the tunnel" following years of austerity. "And given the uncertainties around Brexit ...

Microsoft cloud gaming division sets the stage for post-Xbox streaming Microsoft cloud gaming division sets the stage for post-Xbox streaming

Microsoft also assures that its tools and platforms will be compatible with almost every gaming device, from consoles to smartphones. The new division is created to entice developers and game publishers to use Microsoft's cloud services - Micros...

Trump confirms CNBC contributor Kudlow to be top economic adviser Trump confirms CNBC contributor Kudlow to be top economic adviser

You call it a sort of a trade coalition of the willing". Investors are hoping Larry Kudlow , the CNBC commentator who is President Trump's new top economic adviser, can emerge as a "moderating influence" and help the USA avoid a trade war.

World Bank pegs India's FY19 GDP growth at 7.3% World Bank pegs India's FY19 GDP growth at 7.3%

For the current financial year, the economy is expected to clock a growth rate of 6.7 per cent, said the World Bank's biannual publication, India Development Update: India's Growth Story . What does India need to do to achieve 8 per cent growth?...

Growth Targets Raised After Trump Trade Exemption Growth Targets Raised After Trump Trade Exemption

The thinktank has revised up its forecast for United States growth by 0.4 points to 2.9 percent this year and by 0.7 points to 2.8 percent in 2019 as a result of the increase in demand from Mr Trump's tax cuts. As growth recovers, monetary policy acr...

Largest US radio company iHeartMedia files for bankruptcy Largest US radio company iHeartMedia files for bankruptcy

In court papers , iHeartMedia Treasurer Brian Coleman said the company had "encountered significant and unexpected macroeconomic and industry-specific headwinds" that limited its ability to generate cash flows, grow businesses, and satisfy its d...

Tata Sons sells TCS shares worth Rs9,000 crore to pare debt Tata Sons sells TCS shares worth Rs9,000 crore to pare debt

Diversified business group Tata's holding company Tata Sons will sell 1.5 per cent stake in TCS for an amount of almost United States dollars 1.3 billion (Rs 8,500 crore). and Tata Steel Ltd. Citigroup and Morgan Stanley are managing the TCS ...

Microsoft expands their cloud options in Europe and in the Middle East Microsoft expands their cloud options in Europe and in the Middle East

We intend to be the first global cloud operator to introduce cloud regions in Switzerland , which will be in the cantons of Geneva and Zurich. The company is building its first cloud region in the Middle East which will be located in Abu Dhabi and...

United States start-up debuts innovative 3D printed home United States start-up debuts innovative 3D printed home

Right now, about 1.2 billion people in cities around the world lack affordable and secure housing, according to a new report from the World Resources Institute Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, which equals about 330 million households.

Walmart Grocery Delivery Coming to 100 Cities by 2019 Walmart Grocery Delivery Coming to 100 Cities by 2019

Customers can shop at Walmart's website or use its smartphone app to place delivery orders. While only one in three shoppers now purchase groceries online for home delivery, about six in ten expect to use it more in the next five years, according t...

Google latest giant after Facebook to take action against cryptocurrency ads Google latest giant after Facebook to take action against cryptocurrency ads

The move to ban ads involving bitcoin and initial coin offering is in bid to prevent cryptocurrency-related promotions that may deceive investors. "We're constantly updating our policies ", the post explained, "as we see new threats emerge"...

Zingerman's named finalist in James Beard restaurant awards Zingerman's named finalist in James Beard restaurant awards

This is the fourth year in a row that Carlisle has been nominated for a James Beard Award for Ardent . Carlisle still has ties to Madison and participated in a panel discussion at the Cap Times' Idea Fest previous year focused on the farm-to-table...

You're fired.... Trump sacks Secretary of State Tillerson You're fired.... Trump sacks Secretary of State Tillerson

The White House said that Trump wanted a fresh approach to his administration's diplomatic efforts, and wanted to have his team in place in time for negotiations with North Korea. The sources weren't authorized to speak publicly and demanded anonymit...

Oil prices dip on relentless rise in USA crude output Oil prices dip on relentless rise in USA crude output

Oil slid in NY amid concern that global demand might not absorb swelling USA supplies. April West Texas Intermediate crude fell 68 cents, or 1.1%, to settle at $61.36 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. In February, even Saudi Arabia's s...

Amazon Recalls Six AmazonBasics Power Banks Amazon Recalls Six AmazonBasics Power Banks

The affected units post a fire hazard which is why they're being recalled. These recalled units were sold from December 2014 through July 2017 through Amazon's website, Pop-Up stores, and Bookstores. The recall covers a total of six AmazonBasics powe...

Australia expects waiver of new U.S. tariffs after Trump-Turnbull phone call Australia expects waiver of new U.S. tariffs after Trump-Turnbull phone call

Meanwhile, the European Union cried so loud because it worries that steel that might've gone to the US will now find its way to Europe, pressuring local steelmakers even further. "As long as both sides have the intention of creating a win-win solut...

Trump announces tariffs on steel and aluminum Trump announces tariffs on steel and aluminum

President Donald Trump is to press ahead with the imposition of 25 percent tariffs on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum , although he said on Thursday he was willing to strike a deal that could see Canada and Mexico exempted.

Malfunction Leads to Loss of Frozen Eggs, Embryos Malfunction Leads to Loss of Frozen Eggs, Embryos

Patti DePompei, president of UH MacDonald Women's Hospital and UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, told NBC News this malfunction may have caused damage to numerous eggs and embryos - some of which have been stored for decades. The recent inci...

Toys 'R' Us may be shutting it United States stores Toys 'R' Us may be shutting it United States stores

Toys R Us filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in September 2017. One company that could benefit from the model: Toys R Us. Toys R Us' sales, traffic and profit all fell far short of what it had told lenders to expect. The company's massive i...

Bucs already showing interest in Richard Sherman Bucs already showing interest in Richard Sherman

Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after he tips the ball leading to an intereption by outside linebacker Malcolm Smith #53 to clinch the victory for the Seahawks against the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NF...

Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction

Patti DePompei, president of University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital and MacDonald Women's Hospital, called the situation "absolutely devastating". In order to determine whether or not the eggs and embryos are still viable, they h...

Martin Midstream Partners (NASDAQ:MMLP) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

The stock has a market cap of $14,630.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.78, a PEG ratio of 2.56 and a beta of 0.71. About 11,298 shares traded. TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) has risen 15.03% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. Following the...

Woman's act of kindness at Texas Waffle House goes viral, earns praise Woman's act of kindness at Texas Waffle House goes viral, earns praise

Evoni Williams, an 18-year-old student who lives in LaMarque, Texas, was working her shift on Saturday when an elderly customer asked her to help him cut up his food. Williams was helping a man eat when Laura Wolf , another customer at the restauran...

GOP Lawmakers Voice Little Support For Trump's Tariffs

Ryan stated. "And so, what we're encouraging the administration to do is to focus on what is clearly a legitimate problem and to be more surgical in its approach so we can go after the true abusers". Ryan is trying to persuade voters to elect Repub...

Australia 'called in' golf legend to help lobby Trump on steel tariffs Australia 'called in' golf legend to help lobby Trump on steel tariffs

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters any exemptions would be on a "case by case" and a "country by country" basis, with potential carve-outs for Mexico and Canada on national security grounds. She was cautiously optimisti...

Quinn says Scotland test will be a huge one for Ireland Quinn says Scotland test will be a huge one for Ireland

Ireland are the only team still with Grand Slam ambitions after Scotland's win over England at Murrayfield. Henderson had been tipped to slot straight back into the side but Schmidt has kept faith with his most-selected player in Toner. Ringrose h...

Elon Musk asks Trump to counter China's vehicle tariffs Elon Musk asks Trump to counter China's vehicle tariffs

Trump was discussing the tariff bill and its possible effects when he read a printed copy of Musk's tweet. "I saw a tweet from Elon Musk , who is using our space facilities and did a great job", Mr. In classic Musk fashion, the Tesla CEO's twe...

Saudi Arabia signs deal to purchase 48 Typhoon jets from Britain Saudi Arabia signs deal to purchase 48 Typhoon jets from Britain

That has provided a controversial backdrop to the warm diplomatic welcome for Prince Mohammed, with hundreds turning out on Wednesday to protest arms sales and Saudi Arabia's role in Yemen's civil war. Despite an unusual advertising blitz that sa...

Six Egyptians on Forbes list for 2018 wealthiest billionaires Six Egyptians on Forbes list for 2018 wealthiest billionaires

In 2017, there were 102 Indians on the list. Thanks to a 59-percent rise in Amazon shares over the past 12 months, Bezos nearly doubled his fortune, taking it to $120 billion, way ahead of Gates's $90 billion - the biggest gap ever between the numb...

Richard Sherman Out in Seattle? Richard Sherman Out in Seattle?

Sherman was scheduled to meet with Pete Carroll and John Schneider this week. The strongest indications that Sherman's departure from the Seahawks is imminent have come from teammates on social media. Sherman is recovering from a ruptured Ac...

"We belong there" - Liverpool proving their European credentials says Klopp

I don't care. We take it how it comes. The Merseyside club produced a lacklustre display in a 0-0 draw that saw them progress to the quarter-finals of Europe's most prestigious competition. The report also claims that Mignolet is attracting inter...

BJP To Form Government With NDPP In Nagaland, Says Himanta Biswa Sarma BJP To Form Government With NDPP In Nagaland, Says Himanta Biswa Sarma

However, BJP quashing all the demands of the party announced that they will not be going to support NPF in the state as they are already in a coalition and this party has 32 legislators those will form a government soon in the state. Advising Mr Zel...

Everything isn't awesome: Lego sales fall Everything isn't awesome: Lego sales fall

Lego said that sales were particularly weak in North America and Europe. Lego said that it saw "strong potential" in its business in China, where sales enjoyed double digit-growth a year ago. For this year, Christiansen said, "we will stabilize th...

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