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by | February 21, 2019 | 05:03

But as Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to return to Brussels next week, a senior minister conceded the latest display of divisions in London risked affecting the talks. 'The question is, given those worries how would European countries explain to their electorates that there was a proposal from Britain to get agreement, by altering the backstop, which was then rejected on ideological grounds, when the effect of that could be that you saw recession spreading to the people of Europe?' But ...

by | February 21, 2019 | 02:38

The tire of the jet bridge, which connects the plane to the terminal, was 4-feet-tall, officials said. An airport worker in southern California has been killed after a tyre exploded during maintenance work, officials said on Wednesday. An airport contractor was killed after a tire exploded inside a workshop at John Wayne Airport. The force of the explosion triggered a fire alarm and sprinklers inside the workshop and prompted a response from an Orange County Fire Authority crew and ...

by | February 21, 2019 | 03:18

In her phone call last week with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, May stressed the central role of Cox in unlocking parliamentary ratification of the Brexit deal, European Union sources said. They stressed they do not believe a breakthrough is imminent and that a resolution will not be reached before next week. "This is not a meeting about Brexit and the Prime Minister is not going to seek to turn it into one", one official said.

by | February 21, 2019 | 01:57

One-month jail will be awarded, if the fine is not deposited within 30 days. The court added that if they failed to do so, a three-month jail term would follow. The Supreme Court then gave RCom another three months, and said the Anil Ambani-led firm had to pay by December 15, 2018. The dispute stemmed from an agreement between Ericsson and RCom in January 2013 whereby Ericsson agreed to provide RCom managed services like operation, maintenance, and management of RCom's network.

by | February 21, 2019 | 02:35

A year ago the government's statistics agency said the country's birth rate had fallen by 11 percent in 2017 to the lowest level in a decade. The threat, which appears to describe Washington and other European capitals, came after the United States and then Russian Federation suspended compliance with the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty .

by | February 21, 2019 | 01:17

Honda built just over 160,000 vehicles at its Swindon factory in southern England a year ago, where it makes the Civic and CV-R models, accounting for a little more than 10 per cent of Britain's total output of 1.52 million cars. It's not the only one: German auto giants Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW, and Korea's Hyundai have all either cut profit forecasts or swung the axe on jobs in response to cooling demand in the world's second-largest economy.

by | February 21, 2019 | 01:33

The airlines say they are making the change to be more inclusive in dealing with a diverse population of travelers. It was revealed that in addition to male and female, Airlines for America (A4A) recently approved the newest global standard that will accept "unspecified" or "undisclosed" as options.

by | February 21, 2019 | 01:04

Other carriers have not provided estimates. Shares of Southwest tumbled by 5% in early trading Wednesday. Shares of several other US airlines were down about 1 percent. "For Southwest's leadership to connect the airline's self-declared "operational emergency" to collective bargaining negotiations is simply an attempt to divert attention away from the airline's safety issues ", the union said in an unsigned statement.

by | February 20, 2019 | 03:06

The so-called guardian also exercises complete control over woman's travel and can specify the airports and routes along which she is "allowed" to travel. Apple and Google have different systems for flagging inappropriate apps. Google and Apple are looking into an app from Saudi Arabia that can be used to track and manage women.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:16

The strong fourth-quarter results from the world's biggest retailer is a welcome change for a consumer sector after a bout of disappointing results. "It appears that worries over the trade war and turmoil in the stock markets impacted consumer behavior more than we expected", NRF president and CEO Matt Shay said in a statement last week.

by | February 20, 2019 | 02:02

Carritt said Canada's borders "need to be controlled" by Canada and its citizens, not the United Nations. There have also been ties to anti-immigration policies: While the convoy is made up of oil producers and farmers, the truck convoy has included some controversial fringe elements, after an open invitation was given to the Yellow Vest protestors.

by | February 20, 2019 | 01:57

The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in April of 2017. "The challenges facing retailers today are well documented, and unfortunately, Payless emerged from its prior reorganization ill-equipped to survive in today's retail environment", said Stephen Marotta, the company's chief restructuring officer.

by | February 19, 2019 | 02:44

Some experts say predictions these deals are a thing of the past might be premature, and that the opposition to Amazon's plans to build a headquarter in Queens was a unique situation. "I don't know if it cost him the election", said Bartik. "It was a barrio that beat back the billionaire", said Angeles Solis, lead organizer for Make the Road New York , an organization of low-income immigrants and communities of colour.

by | February 19, 2019 | 02:38

After no such deal could be reached the company has chose to initiate preparations to liquidate, Reuters reports . Payless filed for bankruptcy on February 14, 2019. Sears chairman and former CEO Eddie Lampert, who ended up purchasing the struggling company through his hedge fund, said recently that future Sears and Kmart stores will be smaller than they were in the past.

by | February 19, 2019 | 01:51

The newspaper said the decision could be a blow to USA efforts to persuade European allies to reject Huawei because British authorities had access to American intelligence reports . The company - the biggest global maker of switching gear for phone and internet companies - denies accusations it facilitates Chinese spying and said it would reject any government demands to disclose confidential information about foreign customers.

by | February 19, 2019 | 02:09

German Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves the Reichstag housing the Bundestag (lower house of parliament) after a meeting with the leadership of her conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party on 14 June 2018 in Berlin. During a campaign rally in West Virginia past year, President Trump told the crowd: "We're going to put a 25 percent tax on every auto that comes into the United States from the European Union".

by | February 18, 2019 | 09:09

The politicking grew heated. Even after cancelling its headquarters project, Amazon still has 5,000 employees in New York City , not counting Whole Foods. "Unfortunate that NY politicians are unable to see the economic boost that would come from 25,000 new jobs", he tweeted . Those politicians, together with union leaders, also beat a drum about Amazon's stance against organized labor.

by | February 18, 2019 | 08:54

Tesla's "Sentry Mode" feature is finally rolling out in a new update, confirms a recent press release from the company . We have a feeling we know which one of these two updates will be more useful on a daily basis for those who own pets - and frankly just about all major automakers could benefit from a Dog Mode.

by | February 18, 2019 | 09:34

Beyond Amazon's investment, the company did not disclose who else provided funding . When reached for comment, an Amazon representative referred Fox News Autos to the Rivian release. Both electric and autonomous vehicles could offer Amazon an environmentally-friendly and efficient way to move from its reliance on the USPS and UPS for package deliveries.

by | February 15, 2019 | 04:07

President Donald Trump softened his stance on trade negotiations overnight, along with tentative progress to avoid another government shutdown. The U.S. Forces operate in the Indo-Pacific region on a daily basis, including in the South China Sea ". Beijing has tried to deflect pressure by emphasizing China's growth as an export market.

by | February 15, 2019 | 03:53

Berkshire Hathaway still only sells its Geico policies either direct or through approved insurance agents, who aren't allowed to sell any competing products. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 10.31 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 2.19. The Piotroski F-Score of Berkshire Hathaway Inc .

by | February 15, 2019 | 03:03

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and his Chinese counterpart, Vice-Premier Liu He, shook hands at the start of the meeting at a government guesthouse but said nothing to reporters. Trump told reporters in the Oval Office on Wednesday that preliminary discussions in Beijing had gone "very well", Bloomberg reported, adding that the USA president was considering a 60-day deadline extension according to unnamed sources.

by | February 15, 2019 | 02:43

The statement comes as Airbus' biggest customer, Dubai-based airline Emirates slashed its order for the 500-plus-seat passenger plane, leaving Airbus with no other choice than to pull the plug on the A380 program. Daily Star Online only previous year revealed how the future of big jets looked bleak amid fierce competition for smaller, more efficient aircraft.

by | February 15, 2019 | 03:29

In the report, EY gave details about the mistakenly sent funds. The exchange has been unable to access its cold wallets since, as Cotten was exclusively responsible for the wallets and corresponding keys. To avoid future crypto-catastrophes, Ernst and Young plans to transfer QuadrigaCX's remaining cryptocurrency to another cold wallet that the professional services firm can access.

by | February 15, 2019 | 01:55

Taking a broader look at the analyst consensus, brokerage firms have a price target of $71.53 on Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP ). The emotional attachment to a stock can cause the investor to hold onto a stock for way too long. Putting a closer focus on shares of Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE:TAP), we see that since the opening price of 64.82, the stock has moved 0.54.

by | February 15, 2019 | 02:54

However, the Urban EV is part of Honda's electric auto offensive, and it's being developed with an electric powertrain in mind. It's wonderfully simple and a lot more fun than the interiors of pretty much every other EV now on the market.

by | February 15, 2019 | 02:51

Amazon ran an extensive search for a second headquarters outside of Seattle. The decision means an estimated 25,000 jobs, generating $27 billion in economic benefit over multiple years, will not be coming to the NY area. High-rise towers have sprouted across the neighborhood in recent years. The company said it will not reopen the search process "at this time". Writing on Twitter , the freshman congresswoman said that the grassroots campaign to kick Amazon out of Queens had ...

by | February 15, 2019 | 02:08

In fact, CEO Jamie Dimon called Bitcoin as a " fraud ". "The bitcoin was always to me what the governments are going to feel about bitcoin when it gets really big, and I just have a different opinion than other people". The bank's balance sheet stands at over $2.6 trillion, making it liquid enough to redeem the tokens. After they are spent, the coins are destroyed by the bank.

by | February 15, 2019 | 01:22

The idea comes from a Twitter user a year ago, who asked Elon Musk if he could implement the feature in future cars . It said the temperature inside a auto can rise nearly 20 degrees in just 10 minutes. Tesla is introducing a new security tool called " sentry mode ." . Additionally, the vehicle's owner will receive an alert on their Tesla mobile app, which will notify them of the incident.

by | February 14, 2019 | 02:30

The sum total of government budget deficits has increased by $2.06 trillion since President Donald Trump took office in January 2017. Total customs duties collected rose to US$18 billion compared to the same period of 2017, while December amount doubled to US$6 billion, according to the monthly budget statement.

by | February 14, 2019 | 01:57

A former prosecutor, Otsuru's representation of Ghosn pitted him against one of his old colleagues. Backed by the French government, its biggest shareholder, the carmaker's board agreed on Wednesday to withdraw 25.9 million euros in deferred and performance pay for 2014-18 and waive a non-compete clause worth another 4-5 million euros, approving a proposal that had been reported earlier by Reuters.

by | February 14, 2019 | 01:58

The decree enacting this regulation was published in the country's Official Gazette No. 41.581. Additionally, civilians of Venezuela are now under even more pressure, as just recently they were forced in a public statement for change to start using the Petro cryptocurrency; now, with already near worthless fiat currencies, the civilians must switch to a new form of technology as well as deal with fees that are cutting huge amounts of their capital off when sending or receiving.

by | February 14, 2019 | 01:25

The MHEV 48V system uses a small integrated electric motor to harvest energy lost during deceleration, and then intelligently redeploys it to assist the engine to maximize efficiency. From the outset we always intended Ingenium to be a full family. As we've speculated for years, Jaguar-Land Rover has a new inline-6 engine, and on Tuesday the company announced it will first find a home in the Land Rover Range Rover Sport HST.

by | February 14, 2019 | 01:30

Negotiations for the investment are reportedly ongoing, and though there's no certainty, the sources claim that a deal announcement may arrive as soon as this month. Unlike rival automakers, Rivian is not trying to develop its own self-driving technology. Having grown from around 100 employees in 2016 to more than 600 staff members as of today, investors have to at least give Rivian more than a quick glance.

by | February 14, 2019 | 00:24

USA bank Morgan Stanley said the surge in us crude oil production, which tends to be light in quality and which rose by more than 2 million barrels per day (bpd) a year ago to a record 11.9 million bpd, had resulted in overproduction of gasoline.