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by | December 18, 2018 | 06:31

The McDonald's employee reportedly refused and Gallagher left the fast-food chain before police were called. He returned to the restaurant shortly after - and this time a cop was waiting for him. But cops didn't see the amusing side, and Gallagher has now been charged with marijuana possession, as well as driving under the influence. The man, identified by Local10.com as 23-year-old Anthony Gallagher , acknowledged that he offered to trade marijuana for food, but insisted he only did so ...

by | December 18, 2018 | 03:55

Police sealed off the street although no one collecting the notes was arrested and only a small amount was recovered. Wong is believed to have set up a company named Coin's Group previous year, with an office in Tsuen Wan, teaching people to trade virtual currencies while using his Facebook account to promote his "bright history" of investment and show off his wealth.

by | December 18, 2018 | 01:31

Google's decision to expand in NY comes weeks after Amazon, the ecommerce group, selected the city as one of the two sites for its second headquarters. The move is a major part of Google's expansion plans in the city that will let it more than double its headcount in NYC, to over 14,000 workers, over the next decade.

by | December 17, 2018 | 15:00

Robinhood plans to run the checking account through its brokerage arm and not a bank. Robinhood was not immediately available for comment when contacted by email Friday. The Securities Investor Protection Corp [SIPC] has said that the deposited funds may not be eligible for protection. Wealthfront's accounts will feature FDIC insurance via an as-yet undisclosed partner.

by | December 17, 2018 | 15:03

Recalled products should be thrown away or returned to the store where they were purchased. While no products have yet tested positive for E. coli, Adam Bros Farming said it is initiating the voluntary recall in cooperation with the FDA "out of an abundance of caution".

by | December 17, 2018 | 14:57

A statement from Carnival Cruise Line said the ship has joined in the search-and-rescue efforts. Utilizing a motorcycle-like vehicle carrying up to two riders at a time, BOLT will launch guests around the almost 800-foot-long track, which will culminate with a hairpin turn around the ship's iconic funnel.

by | December 17, 2018 | 14:57

The recall is due to possible E. Coli contamination, although none of it has tested positive for the bacteria. Family Farms in Santa Maria tested positive for E. "The Adam Bros. Farming, Inc. feels a strong commitment to its customers and has worked for years to provide a safe and healthy food supply", wrote the farm in a statement.

by | December 17, 2018 | 14:04

The US now charges a 27.5 percent tax on imported cars from China after adding a 25 per cent additional tariff during the trade row. The suspension marked a second concession made by the Chinese regime amid a trade truce with the United States following a meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Argentina on December 1.

by | December 16, 2018 | 11:07

That's different from a long-held view that the boundary is at 62 miles. Branson founded Virgin Galactic back in 2004, shortly after Musk started SpaceX and Bezos started Blue Origin. Since then, the world's space agencies have relied on Russian Soyuz rockets to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station. Sir Richard Branson celebrate Virgin Galactic's first spaceflight.

by | December 16, 2018 | 09:09

Nissan has said it uncovered Ghosn's financial misconduct through an internal probe. The Japanese vehicle maker's lawsuit is the latest episode in the legal fight between Nissan and Carlos Ghosn over an apartment in Rio that the former Nissan CEO used during his trips in Brazil.

by | December 16, 2018 | 06:42

Mining.com reported that the South Africa holds the title for the biggest diamond ever found: a 3,106 Cullinan, found in 1905. That stone was displayed at the Smithsonian in 2016 next to the famous Hope Diamond. The find is said to be more than double the weight of the last record-setting stone. For context, the Diavik Foxfire diamond weighed 187.7 carats when it was unearthed in 2015, and produced two main finished diamonds.

by | December 15, 2018 | 01:20

The decline in shares erased about US$47 billion from the company's market capitalization with investors worrying about the fallout of the report as it faces thousands of talc-related lawsuits. The World Health Organisation recognises no safe level of exposure to asbestos. Just how small hasn't been established. J&J's " selective use " of test results influenced a decision made by a New Jersey judge earlier this year to rule against the company in a case claiming the products caused cancer.

by | December 15, 2018 | 02:02

Following the arrest of Meng, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau maintains that Canada's involvement in the case is not politically motivated and that the incident is for Canada's courts to decide. "When the USA stepped back, China stepped up (on battling greenhouse gases)", McKenna told reporters this week from the United Nations climate change summit in Poland.

by | December 15, 2018 | 00:54

The Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency are also coordinating with United States agencies to investigate a similar outbreak there. With today's announcement, health officials narrowed their consumer advisory from six to three counties: Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Barbara. "As of December 13, our investigation yielded records from five restaurants in four different states that have identified 11 different distributors, nine different growers, and eight ...

by | December 14, 2018 | 06:12

According to Qualcomm, the patents allow people to edit and resize photos on a phone and to manage apps by using a touchscreen. Qualcomm Inc is asking courts in China to ban sales of Apple Inc's latest iPhone models XS and XR after winning a preliminary injunction against older models, the Financial Times reported on Thursday.

by | December 14, 2018 | 06:16

The issue is on the agenda for Thursday's council meeting, a day after councillors in two neighbouring municipalities voted against having pot shops within their boundaries. Meanwhile Councillor Paula Fletcher, who had seen a proliferation of pot shops in Ward 14 Toronto-Danforth, says some of the dispensaries are now closed but display a phone number for people to call and get cannabis delivered to them.

by | December 14, 2018 | 04:38

We've already seen the majestic looks of the Aston Martin Valkyrie many times over. The Valkyrie is a ground-breaking design, the result of a close collaboration between Red Bull racing and Aston Martin that leaves nothing in reserve.

by | December 14, 2018 | 05:11

Savings for the United States as a result of the renegotiated trade deal between the United States, Mexico and Canada would pay for the wall, he said . Whether Trump saw the tweet or not, the president appeared to answer it come Thursday morning, with the USA leader taking to Twitter to assert that Mexico is still "paying for the wall".

by | December 14, 2018 | 03:42

Apple will build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, break ground on smaller locations in Seattle, San Diego and Culver City, California, and over the next three years will expand in Pittsburgh, New York and Colorado. 30, 2018, in NY. That, the company said in January, would create more than 20,000 new jobs at existing and new campuses that Apple planned to build.

by | December 14, 2018 | 02:53

This new station is said to be free of charge to use and capable of powering any electric vehicle with a Type 2 charging port. Increasing the available charge capacity to up to 450kW considerably reduces the charging time, in turn increasing the number of vehicles able to use the technology in a given space of time.

by | December 14, 2018 | 01:43

The House version of the legislation held members personally responsible, while the Senate version did not. But negotiations dragged on for more than six months as lawmakers tried to reconcile them. All that's left now is for President Donald Trump to sign it. The bill also legalizes industrial hemp as a crop across the country. Unlike its biological cousin marijuana, hemp has industrial uses and doesn't produce a "high" if ingested.

by | December 14, 2018 | 02:37

In this file photo taken on January 13, 2014 Michael Spavor, left, and former U.S. basketball player Dennis Rodman, right, arrive at Beijing International Airport from North Korea. The U.S. accuses Huawei of using a Hong Kong shell company to deceive banks and do business with Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions. The editor-in-chief of the Global Times, a Communist Party-run tabloid known for its provocative views , warned in a video Wednesday night of "retaliatory measures" if Canada ...

by | December 14, 2018 | 02:12

Southwest didn't provide the name of the company that shipped the heart, but confirmed that it specialized in shipments that are "life critical", the Times reported. However, many passengers were confused after finding out that a heart has limited time before it has to be transplanted. "There's a time limit to get where it needs to go".

by | December 13, 2018 | 08:39

If we were to look only 40 years back in the past, Patel is the first RBI governor to officially resign, as the earlier exits happened before 1960. The decision to quit comes four days ahead of a crucial meeting of the board of the central bank that could have discussed issues of simmering differences with the government.

by | December 13, 2018 | 07:50

OPEC failed to reach on agreement in its first round of meetings Thursday. The OPEC meeting appeared on the brink of collapse. It went down to the wire. "The muted market reaction seen thus far comes as no surprise to us". JP Morgan analyst Abhishek Deshpande coined this sweet spot a potential goldilocks outcome of the meeting.

by | December 13, 2018 | 05:49

These patents include reformatting the size and appearance of a photograph, and managing apps on a touchscreen phone through functions for viewing, navigating, and dismissing them. It is not clear what the ruling means for phones with Apple's newer operating system, and Apple said all iPhone models remained for sale in China.

by | December 13, 2018 | 03:23

National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson said Tuesday, "Passage of the 2018 Farm Bill can not come soon enough for American family farmers and ranchers, who need the certainty of the farm bill safety net to continue to weather the worst farm economy decline in more than 30 years".

by | December 13, 2018 | 01:49

Kimberly-Clark, the company that makes Kotex tampons, said the recall is limited to the U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency , that was manufactured between Oct. Kimberly-Clark is recalling certain lots of U by Kotex Sleek Tampons that may come apart upon removal, leaving some pieces in the body, which could cause infection or injury.

by | December 12, 2018 | 19:13

InspireMD , Inc. (NSPR ) stock moved with shift of -17.78% in the past week. On the surface, it seems as the higher the 50-day moving average goes, the more bullish the market is (and the lower it goes, the more bearish). Market capitalization used by the investment community in ranking the size of companies, as against to sales or total asset figures. The current median share price forecast by them is $13, suggesting that the stock could increase 126.09% in that time frame.

by | December 12, 2018 | 18:20

Representatives of the three telcos, NTT Docomo, KDDI Corp and SoftBank Group Corp , were not immediately available to comment. The decision came on the heels of a December 7 announcement by the Japanese government banning government purchases of equipment from Huawei and ZTE, in order to increase its defense against intelligence leaks and cyber attacks.

by | December 12, 2018 | 17:30

The appointment of Mr Das as RBI governor comes after Urjit Patel announced his shock exit on Monday. After the two-year deputation with RBI , Patel became a consultant to the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs - a position he held from 1998 to 2001.

by | December 12, 2018 | 17:43

Some came to Google's defense. "If you Google the word idiot under images, a picture of Donald Trump comes up - I just did that". "If you want positive searches, do positive things", Lieu said . "Our core mission is to provide users access to information, and getting access to information is a universal human right", he said. In August, he said search results for news were "rigged for me and others, so that nearly all stories & news is BAD".

by | December 12, 2018 | 16:52

This would hurt crude oil demand and contribute to views that the market is oversupplied, traders have said. The world's leading oil cartel OPEC reached a deal with non-OPEC oil producers last week in Vienna to curtail the daily output of crude, meant to help stop oil prices from sliding further downhill that began in October.

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:27

Stocks around the world fell Monday over investor concerns about the continuing U.S. As CNBC noted , Meng is the daughter of the founder of Huawei , billionaire Ren Zhengfei. Ltd, which Huawei has described as one of its "major local partners" in Iran. He noted that some Skycom workers used Huawei email addresses and employees in Iran used a different set of stationary depending on whether they were doing Huawei or Skycom work.

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:25

Then, in no uncertain terms, Musk says exactly what he thinks of the government agency responsible for enforcing the federal securities laws. As Tesla pointed out, the settlement does not require oversight of Musk's Twitter feed until nearly the end of the year, so technically Musk has not broken the agreement.