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by | April 05, 2019 | 01:01

On Wednesday, though, it seemed investors were rotating funds back into the many other cryptocurrencies besides bitcoin, boosting both Dollars and BTC denominated values significantly. Even though Bitcoin Cash (BCH ) just surpassed Litecoin (LTC ) in the CoinMarketCap rankings, Litecoin (LTC) is up a spectacular 31% and its price is close to reaching $100.

by | April 05, 2019 | 02:04

This story will be updated . Her stake in Amazon, valued at roughly $36 billion, is worth more than the market values of almost 70 percent of the components of the S&P 500. Alexa? Play a supercut of Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos' relationship, please, because those two are officially divorced. "In all our work together, MacKenzie's abilities have been on full display", he added.

by | April 04, 2019 | 03:38

Closely tracked core inflation, which strips out volatile energy prices, dropped to 0.8 percent, in a sign that demand is stalling in Europe. In March, an acceleration in energy inflation, from 3.6 percent to 5.3 percent, was offset by a slowing in the pace of price growth in food, alcohol and tobacco, from 2.3 percent to 1.8 percent.

by | April 04, 2019 | 03:04

McTeague said the price record was driven by the Enbridge gas line explosion north of Prince George that led to a natural gas supply crisis. What this means is that the carbon tax is increasing from $35 per tonne of Co2 to $40 per tonne.

by | April 03, 2019 | 04:05

They enter and gather in caravans, 'I think for their own safety, ' she said, insisting on the fact their presence is real and what the United States, Mexico and Central American countries must do is coordinate their policies on the issue. "USMCA is essential to maintaining the competitiveness of the United States auto industry and we are urging Congress to pass it without delay", he said.

by | April 03, 2019 | 03:46

Burger King isn't the first fast food chain to offer a vegetarian burger. According to WTOP , the company recently announced the move, which sees the chain trying out the plant-based burger at almost 60 locations around St. Beyond Meat counts actor Leonardo DiCaprio and Microsoft founder Bill Gates as investors. Finazzo said Burger King also researched Beyond Meat, but decided that Impossible Foods' , which also counts Gates as an investor, offering was a better fit.

by | April 03, 2019 | 02:55

The top court declared the circular unconstitutional and ultra vires . (Archive)What was the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI's) so-called "February 12 circular"? "The impugned circular nowhere says that the RBI has had due regard to the conditions in which and the objects for which such institutions have been established, their statutory responsibilities, and the effect the business of such financial institutions is likely to have on trends in the money and capital markets", the order said.

by | April 03, 2019 | 02:54

Senior Labour leader Yvette Cooper, who is leading the new bid, said: "We are now in a really risky situation with a serious and growing risk of no deal in 10 days' time". He added: "Being prepared doesn't mean there wouldn't be disruptions". The Government would promise to deliver whatever Parliament decides. "Many businesses in the European Union warn us against the cost of extending uncertainty", he said, citing economic but also political "costs".

by | April 03, 2019 | 03:27

The median price across Australia fell 0.6 per cent in March, which CoreLogic noted was the second-smallest monthly drop since October 2018 when values fell 0.5 per cent. The SQM figures also show vendors in Melbourne are cutting their asking prices faster than their Sydney counterparts. Double-digit dwelling price declines were also recorded in Sydney's inner south (down 10.9 per cent), Parramatta in Sydney's west (down 11.1 per cent), Melbourne's outer east (down 11.3 per cent), Sydney's ...

by | April 03, 2019 | 03:08

But since the Tesla Model 3 arrived in Norway in late January, it has made its mark, even before the cheapest version, the Model 3 Standard Range , comes on to the market. Last year, almost one in three new vehicle sales in Norway were pure EVs, with the EVs share at 31.2 percent, while the EVs and plug-ins total share stood at 49.1 percent, in a nation with a population of just over 5 million people.

by | April 03, 2019 | 02:19

The different rules on alcohol sales aren't the only quirks consumers have to deal with when living in an area such as Kansas City, which is split between two states. Now, they can sell beer with up to 6% alcohol. Several craft beers have an ABV higher than 6 percent. They can now stock things like mixers, ice, lemons, and snacks.

by | April 03, 2019 | 02:09

The song was uploaded on Saturday under Musk's fictitious record label "Emo G" and had more than 168,000 listens on the first day. He later added , "This might be my finest work". This was revealed after it was discovered that Juggalo makeup is not detectable by facial recognition, a breakthrough that inspired Musk to express his excitement with a simple "Whoop whoop".

by | April 03, 2019 | 01:58

Amid protests lodged by Democratic Assemblyman Sean M. Ryan of Buffalo over Chick-fil-A's alleged discrimination against LGBT people, the worldwide concession company based in Buffalo had not addressed its plans late Friday after Ryan and the NFTA said Delaware North would shelve plans for the popular chain.

by | April 03, 2019 | 02:07

This is the third round of price cuts since Amazon purchased Whole Foods in 2017 for $13.7 billion, the company said . And organic bunched rainbow chard is down to $1.99. When NJ Advance Media reporters last week visited four grocery chains throughout the state, they found Whole Foods had the highest prices overall, particularly on products such as Spring Mix and chicken, when compared to Wegman's, ShopRite and Aldi.

by | April 03, 2019 | 01:54

Speaking after a marathon seven-hour Cabinet meeting, the Prime Minster said if she was unable to reach an agreement with Corbyn, then a range of options will be put to MPs to vote on - with the government acting on which ever plan won the backing of Parliament.

by | April 02, 2019 | 04:29

Erdogan's own ascent to power began in 1994 as Istanbul mayor and the city has been held by his party and allies for 25 years. "[If] the Erdogan-led AK Party-MHP alliance loses Istanbul, along with Ankara as well, that means loss of control over five major cities in Turkey ", analyst Murat Yetkin said.

by | April 02, 2019 | 03:08

Australia: McDonald's had a second prank for April Fools' Day - the new McPickle sandwich. The caption that follows the video explains that it's the news all pickle lovers have been waiting for. The truth soon began to unravel and the initial joy some felt about the "new" burger turned sour. "This shouldn't be a joke", a comment read. Seriously, it looks like people really need a McPickle Burger in their life.

by | April 02, 2019 | 02:25

Burger King has pulled off the juiciest April Fools' Day joke yet. The Impossible Whopper will also have to deal with consumer skepticism as larger companies move into the meat alternatives market . Say hello to the Impossible Whopper . What's more, Impossible Foods took heat previous year from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals for the start-up's seemingly contradictory stance on animals: Impossible Foods wants to save the lives of countless livestock, but the company ...

by | April 02, 2019 | 02:25

This isn't Google's first love affair with the classic Snake game. You can even play it on the desktop via the standalone site . In Google Maps' version of Snake , you control a train picking up tourists in certain cities around the world, as well as collecting food and landmarks for extra points.

by | April 02, 2019 | 01:37

John Hegeman, the head of Facebook's news feed, acknowledged the changes were a small step rather than a finished offering. Facebook is now trying to explain better why certain posts appear or are ranked higher than others (since they don't always appear chronologically).

by | April 02, 2019 | 03:01

The U.S. embassy in China declined to comment. America, Australia and New Zealand have already banned Huawei technology in parts of their networks due to spying concerns. China-based telecom equipment manufacturer posted Dollars 107.4 billion in revenue in 2018, a 19.5 percent growth as compared to the previous year. "Moving forward, we will do everything we can to shake off outside distractions, improve management and make progress towards our strategic goals", Guo said.

by | April 02, 2019 | 02:40

At home, the head of Turkey's opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), Devlet Bahceli, as well as former Prime Ministers Tansu Ciller and Mesut Yilmaz also sent congratulations to Erdogan. "The mathematical process of the election was over", Imamoglu said at his party headquarters in Istanbul . Many former partners might think twice before resuming an alliance after Erdogan's campaign condemnation of opponents he said were linked to terrorists.

by | April 01, 2019 | 05:21

Apple announced at its event last week that it has teamed up with Goldman Sachs and MasterCard for the launch of the card, according to The Associated Press . Each time a payment is made, it creates a one-time-use dynamic security code that protects your card from unauthorized use. Only 15 percent of iPhone users said they weren't at all interested.

by | April 01, 2019 | 04:10

Shortly after the Commerce Department said the economy slowed more sharply at the end of last year than previously reported, Trump blamed the Fed for 'mistakenly raising rates last year. -China trade tensions or tariffs under the current administration as a factor behind the slowdown and market swings. "This is our view". Kudlow told CNBC that it was necessary to reduce rates as a "protective measure", after earlier being quoted by Axios as saying the Fed should "immediately" cut rates ...

by | April 01, 2019 | 04:54

The plant began making minivans in 1983 and switched to working in three shifts 10 years later. Unifor Local 444 president Dave Cassidy said in a statement that the decision was unexpected, and the union will need the support of all levels of government moving forward.

by | April 01, 2019 | 04:34

Voters in Turkey began casting ballots in Sunday's municipal elections, which are seen as a barometer of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's popularity amid a sharp economic downturn in the nation that straddles Europe and Asia. He also portrayed the country's economic woes as attacks by enemies at home and overseas. "Concerns about Turkey's economy and financial markets are unlikely to fade even once Sunday's local elections are out of the way".

by | April 01, 2019 | 03:41

De Becker noted that it is not clear whether AMI was in bed with the Saudis. He went on to allege that Saudi Arabia also targeted the Washington Post , which is owned by Bezoz, following the death of its columnist Jamal Khashoggi past year.

by | April 01, 2019 | 03:57

Oil drilling went from 49 to 35; natural gas rigs went from 56 to 53. Current activity is almost even with that of one year ago, and today's rig count is only up 13 year-over-year. In its latest Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), EIA said that USA crude oil production averaged 11.9 million barrels per day in February, down slightly from the January average.

by | April 01, 2019 | 01:25

People shop in a bazaar in Ankara, Turkey , March 27, 2019. Voting closed at 1400 GMT in Sunday's local elections, which were held mostly without incident, with the exception of the deaths of two men killed in a fight at a polling station in the east of Turkey.

by | March 31, 2019 | 05:35

But luckily for Lyft, Uber has been plagued with controversy over the last few years. "Both companies are vying to become the "mainstream verb" for ride-share at the moment", à la Google being synonymous with online searching, Blankenship said.

by | March 31, 2019 | 02:22

The risk that MPs decide to agree closer ties to the European Union, or even stop it altogether, has focused the minds of some Brexit supporters, who reluctantly agreed to back May's deal. "Parliament will continue this process on Monday and we've got to look at all the options", Lewis said. Columnist Matthew Parris, a former Conservative MP, has described her ability to stagger on despite multiple attacks, calling her the "zombie prime minister".

by | March 31, 2019 | 01:52

Kudlow added that the expected agreement could take weeks and months. "Within the last nine months, we had three rounds of consultations; I think we have more and more consensus about it", said Jin Xu, a former senior commerce ministry official.

by | March 30, 2019 | 06:18

The launch of the Telluride large SUV doesn't spell the end of the Mohave as Kia's other big high-riding model is still available at home in South Korea as well as in China. It's likely to be the sibling to the recently-announced Hyundai Venue, which will make its global debut in April at the New York Auto Show. Exactly how the smaller of the two marques will differentiate a production Masterpiece remains to be seen.

by | March 30, 2019 | 06:45

Mr Hardeman's trial may be more significant than that case; US Judge Vince Chhabria is overseeing hundreds of Roundup lawsuits and has deemed Mr Hardeman's case and two others "bellwether trials". Bayer is appealing the case. Multiple national and global agencies have identified Roundup's active ingredient, glyphosate , as a probable cause of cancer in humans, including the worldwide Agency for Research on Cancer, which is an arm of the World Health Organization, and the California ...

by | March 30, 2019 | 03:51

Shares in Debenhams were up nearly 50% at 3.3p on Wednesday afternoon. Mr Odey, an influential financier, has previously backed Mr Ashley in a boardroom dispute. Sports Direct's proposal is conditional upon Debenhams immediately appointing Ashley as its chief executive and terminating the noteholder consent solicitation process it announced last week.