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by | March 08, 2019 | 01:24

If convicted criminally, SNC-Lavalin would be banned from receiving any federal government business for a decade. Wilson-Raybould said that being attorney general and justice minister was her "dream job", Butts testified, and that she wanted to remain in that post.

by | March 08, 2019 | 02:42

This week, Tesla is rolling out the third generation of its Supercharger and with it the promise of recharging its electric vehicles significantly faster. Tesla will roll out the first of these updated Superchargers in Fremont, California, but it'll only be available to those in its early access program.

by | March 07, 2019 | 04:28

Gone is the "tiger nose" seen on nearly every Kia in recent history, instead replaced by the "tiger mask, which just so happens to be illuminated". Kia clothed the concept in a silver, chrome-effect paint topped by a tanned bronze tint. Four individual seats are leather- and silk-covered, with diamond cross-cut shells. The centerpiece is a dashboard incorporating 21 distinct, synchronized screens.

by | March 07, 2019 | 03:26

The Tokyo District Court approved Ghosn's release on 1 billion yen ($8.9 million) bail Tuesday but prosecutors quickly appealed that decision. Prosecutors are looking into allegations he conspired with another executive, American Greg Kelly, to understate his income by around $44 million between June 2011 and June 2015.

by | March 07, 2019 | 04:34

It circled the Halifax airport Monday evening but was unable to land due to poor weather. Jofee Larivée, the manager at Minglers Restaurant and Pub in Oromocto, received the pilot's call and took down his order for 23 pizzas topped with cheese and pepperoni.

by | March 06, 2019 | 05:16

The first shipment of Model 3 cars arrived in Shanghai on February 22, and deliveries started at the end of the month, according to media here reports. "Sales of Model 3 in the country are not impacted, and we continue to deliver Model 3 vehicles that have already been processed". Tesla made a profit in the second half of its financial year but chief executive Elon Musk said the firm is forecast to report a loss in the first quarter of this year.

by | March 06, 2019 | 03:41

According to the company, the six-tailpipe " hypercar " is equipped with an eight-liter engine that has 16 cylinders and 1500 brake horse power . The new Bugatti La Voiture Noire is displayed at the 89th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland March 5, 2019.

by | March 06, 2019 | 04:26

Police disseminated images of Dr Reddy and of her grey Volkswagen Golf after she went missing on Sunday morning after talking to her family. Officers found the man's 32-year-old ex-girlfriend's body in her auto on Strachan Lane in Kingsford about 9.30pm on Tuesday night.

by | March 06, 2019 | 03:57

Conway, a fierce Trump critic despite his wife's prominent position at the White House, was responding to a New Yorker story that reported Trump had directed Cohn to press the Justice Department to prevent the merger in the summer of 2017.

by | March 06, 2019 | 02:39

Emphasizing packaging, weight and aerodynamic efficiency, this concept gives a glimpse at the ingredients Aston Martin wants to see define the marque in the next decade. Aston Martin will use a bonded aluminum structure in the production version of this auto. The Vanquish concept follows up on the announcement of powertrain details for the Valkyrie hypercar , which is also slated to go into production.

by | March 06, 2019 | 01:49

Investigators found Dr Reddy dead in her own vehicle on Strachan Lane in Kingsford east of the city about 9.30pm on Tuesday. Police located the 32-year-old's remains stuffed in a suitcase inside a vehicle in a Kingsford laneway at around 9.30pm on Tuesday, Nine Newspapers reports.

by | March 06, 2019 | 02:24

The Donald Trump administration informed the Congress recently that it wants to scrap trade concessions for India, Bloomberg News reported. According to sources in the Ministry of External Affairs, both sides had been discussing and negotiating this package for over seven or eight months now, and so, India was under the impression that the USA would not make a move on the GSP.

by | March 05, 2019 | 06:22

Departures to these Hawaii destinations from Oakland, California, start on March 17, April 7, and May 12, respectively. Southwest Airlines' long-awaited flights to Hawaii are poised to take off. Los Angeles International Airport is also offering one-way flights starting at $88. With all the hype - flights are sure to sell out fast. Flights will launch from San Jose and San Diego in the coming weeks.

by | March 05, 2019 | 03:31

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett said on Monday that U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has made progress in talks with China and a deal was possible to end a dispute that has already put tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars worth of goods.

by | March 05, 2019 | 04:43

Tomlinson said the change 'has got to be legally binding, so effectively treaty-level change and that the attorney general must secure changes that altered his legal advice that the backstop could 'endure indefinitely. If that is rejected, there will be a vote on no-deal, and if MPs turn that down, they can vote on whether to delay Brexit. The chairman of Sigoma - a group of 47 councils in the North, Midlands and coastal regions of England - dismissed the new funding as "a drop in the ocean ...

by | March 05, 2019 | 03:45

Powerball is played across 44 states in the U.S. So far no information has been released as to who the lucky ticket holder is. The latest Powerball drawing on Saturday was worth $348 million with a cash option of $211.9 million. "This will provide financial relief for me and my family", Blackledge told lottery officials. The winning numbers on the ticket were 29, 33, 39, 60, 66 .

by | March 05, 2019 | 02:03

He or she will remain anonymous, a right afforded to the victor by state law. It is considered the largest payout to a single victor in USA history. The winning ticket was sold between October 20 and October 23 of a year ago at a convenience store in Simpsonville, a suburb of the SC city of Greenville.

by | March 05, 2019 | 01:07

On Sunday, he said the hearing may have contributed to the breakdown. Although Trump did not say exactly how the Cohen hearings affected the summit, he said, "Such things are never done when a president is overseas". North Korea rebuffed the claims, saying it had only wanted some measures eased, and that its proposal to close "all the nuclear production facilities" at Yongbyon was its best and final offer.

by | March 05, 2019 | 01:14

While Volvo, whose XC90 flagship SUV now has a top speed of 212 km/h, has made progress on its so-called " Vision 2020 " target of zero deaths or serious injuries, Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson said it is unlikely to meet the goal without additional measures to address driver behavior.

by | March 05, 2019 | 01:14

As a result, the U.S may lift most or all tariffs it imposed on Chinese goods. The pan-European STOXX 600 index rose 0.23 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.42 percent, with pressure from Wall Street. A senior administration official cautioned on Sunday that a decision had not yet been made over lifting the U.S tariffs. "While it will take time for economic data to stabilise from the current slowdown, policy shifts by central banks and governments, especially in ...

by | March 04, 2019 | 05:42

To produce cannabinoids in yeast, Berkeley synthetic biologists first engineered yeast's native mevalonate pathway to provide a high flux of geranyl pyrophosphate (GPP) and introduced a hexanoyl-CoA biosynthetic pathway combining genes from five different bacteria.

by | March 04, 2019 | 03:55

If the Model Y will be based on the Model 3 at a "cost about 10% more", we are probably looking at a starting price of $52,360 CAD give or take, if we're guessing pricing in Canada. We'll bring you more details as soon as we have them. On Sunday, Musk also added Tesla would look to unveil its Semi truck later this year, but a prototype was already spotted undergoing testing around Salt Lake City in Utah last year.

by | March 04, 2019 | 02:29

Any attempts to retrieve the private keys since his death has proved abortive and now Kraken wants to up the ante by offering a reward to anyone who has tips on how the missing funds could be recovered. The crypto outlet utilized data provided by the CEO of Kraken Jesse Powell and the CEO of MyCrypto Taylor Monahan. "[We] are investigating the freakish and, frankly, unbelievable story of the founder's death and lost keys".

by | March 04, 2019 | 02:59

A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police said it got reports that a vehicle had left the road around 1.30 am Friday, but that no one was present when they arrived to investigate and that it was still working to establish who the owner is.

by | March 04, 2019 | 01:07

Meanwhile, department store House of Fraser, which stocks the LK Bennett brand, went into administration past year before being bought out by Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley. LK Bennett declined to comment. On Friday, white-collar recruiter Robert Walters said in its final results that "candidate and client confidence" had become "increasingly cautious due to Brexit uncertainty".

by | March 03, 2019 | 07:45

A lucky person in New Jersey woke up on Saturday $273 million richer. The winning numbers were: 29, 33, 39, 60 and 66 with a Mega Ball of 21 and a Megaplier of 2. The victor has one year from the date of the drawing to file a claim.The Mega Millions jackpot resets to $40,000,000 for the next drawing to be held Tuesday, March 5 at 10:59 pm.

by | March 03, 2019 | 06:26

President Trump early this week", said Benjamin Lu of Singapore-based brokerage Phillip Futures. A Reuters survey of 36 economists and analysts indicated growing pessimism about prospects for a significant price rally this year, forecasting Brent would average $66.44 in 2019, slightly lower than the January forecast.

by | March 03, 2019 | 06:40

Growth in the gross domestic product in the October-December quarter was down from a 3.4 percent gain in the third quarter, the Commerce Department reported Thursday. The shutdown also shaved about $8 billion from the first quarter of 2019. Growth in consumer spending, which accounts for more than two-thirds of US economic activity, increased at a still strong 2.8 percent rate in the fourth quarter.

by | March 03, 2019 | 03:48

But, on a statutory basis, the group said it swung to a pre-tax loss of £2.9 billion for 2018 against profits of £3.9 billion the previous year due to a raft of exceptional charges. Boeing has proposed launching a new mid-sized jetliner to fill a gap between the narrow and wide-body aircraft. Chief executive Warren East hailed a "breakthrough year" and cheered better-than-expected underlying results in spite of the engine hit.

by | March 02, 2019 | 03:09

On top of that, the airport took in $1.6 million in fees from Uber and Lyft previous year. Speaking on Yahoo Finance, Jay Ritter, University of Florida Cordell Professor of Finance, said that the IPO of Lyft before Uber could provide the company with more visibility that may allow the firm to achieve a bigger valuation from the IPO.

by | March 02, 2019 | 01:32

The pilot's fate has become pivotal to efforts to resolve the most serious military confrontation in the region since the two countries last went to war in 1999. He was captured and beaten by a mob and taken into custody while the country's leaders pleaded for both sides to show restraint. They have fought three wars, two directly over the disputed region.

by | March 02, 2019 | 02:33

Gap Inc.is dividing itself into two separate, publicly traded companies - Old Navy, and an unnamed new company comprising the Gap brand, Athleta, Banana Republic, Intermix and Hill City. TJX Companies and Ross Stores are now valued at $63 billion and $35 billion, respectively. Old Navy opened the year flat, while Gap saw a five percent drop during the end-of-year holiday season, according to USA Today .

by | March 02, 2019 | 01:26

Other retailers, including Walmart and Best Buy, have performed strongly in recent months. Victoria's Secret is closing dozens of stores this year. L Brands stock was trading down eight percent on Thursday. The brand has struggled in recent years and increasingly been accused of losing relevance among shoppers as its oversexualized ads and racy runway shows have failed to resonate in the era of #MeToo.

by | March 02, 2019 | 01:21

The Polestar 2 is underpinned by Volvo's Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) platform which enables installing the 27 module battery pack into the floor. Customers wanting to exploit more performance from the Polestar 2 can opt for an optional pack with Ohlins dampers, 20-inch forged wheels, gold seat belts and brake calipers as well as Brembo brakes.

by | March 02, 2019 | 00:52

Comments will be disabled on all videos featuring young minors as well as videos with older minors that "could be at risk of attracting predatory behavior". Watson's video touched off a number of reactions - from anger and disgust at predators, to questions about how the company should stop the misuse of its service.