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by | December 03, 2017 | 01:52

The slowdown marks the end of a rally for the Canadian economy that had, until now, lead its peers in the Group of Seven industrialized nations (G7). The figure was close to the 1.6 percent growth analysts were expecting, after a rate of 4.3 percent (revised down from 4.5 percent) was posted in the previous period.

by | December 02, 2017 | 01:06

But what if we say it was Elon Musk and his electric carmaker-cum-energy storage company Tesla have made it happen? The idea was that the battery would have the capacity to power over 30,000 homes in the event of severe blackout for at least an hour.

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:39

Phillips, with information that appeared to show she was working as a conservative activist to expose bias in major news organizations, the paper reported . Project Veritas released a new undercover video on November 27 showing employees at The Washington Post explaining the publication's bias against President Donald Trump , and revealing the influence of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who purchased the news outlet for $250 million in 2013.

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:41

Despite being acquitted of murder, Garcia Zarate, 54, was found guilty of being a felon in possession of a firearm. Conservative pundit Ann Coulter said Steinle "would still be alive if we had a wall", referring to President Trump's call for the construction of a border wall between the USA and Mexico.

by | November 30, 2017 | 14:07

Today she is here and fortunately she is still a fan . "I have always felt that my respect and regard for the Indian film industry has rested in the presence that the film industry has had in our world". The young actor brought back memories as he danced to popular Bachchan numbers like Khaika Paan Banaras Wala, Saara Zamaana Haseeno Ka Deewana and more.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:40

Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson is suing Uber for failing to disclose a massive data breach that left the personal information of 57 million people exposed. There is no excuse for keeping this information from consumers". "While Uber has repeatedly asserted that there has been no evidence of fraud or misuse tied to the incident, the concealment of a data breach bears serious consequences under the Data Privacy Act of 2012", according to Privacy Commissioner Raymund Liboro.

by | November 29, 2017 | 01:07

There are, of course, many ways to play an anticipated strong holiday season for the retail sector , but the best way may be to not get too involved in trying to pick winners and losers. At the same time, some analytics companies are reporting small decreases in Black Friday foot traffic. With the festive season now truly upon us thanks to the annual Black Friday kickoff, Christmas shopping is now in full swing.

by | November 28, 2017 | 01:18

In the past three weeks, gas prices in the Grand Rapids area have fallen 40 cents in just the past three weeks. On Monday afternoon the average price of a gallon of regular gas was $2.29 while last week's average was $2.47. Meanwhile, oil production in the US reached 9.7 million b/d last week, according to EIA's latest report, a high not seen since April 1971. That compares to the national rate, which sits at $2.49 per gallon.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:28

Audio will be available later today . AT&T responded in a statement , calling the lawsuit "a radical and inexplicable departure from decades of antitrust precedent". The move may be a pointer that the Trump administration will look closely at other big merger deals. "We see no legitimate reason for our merger to be treated differently".

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:15

Uber and Volvo have reached a non-binding agreement whereby the Swedish carmaker will supply 24,000 self-driving cars to Uber. The purchase highlights the delicate line Uber has been forced to walk as it pursues driverless technology while also trying to keep its current workforce of more than 2 million drivers happy.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:00

The Nifty crossed the 10,300-mark but ended at 10,283.60, up 68.85 points. The financial markets reacted positively to the development, with the BSE Sensex rising 236 points and the rupee rising to Rs. Now, all eyes will be on other rating agencies - S&P and Fitch Ratings - will follow Moody's lead. The second quarter's numbers would be out by the end of this month.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:52

Randy Hultgren of Plano showed support for the bill, stating in a press release "this bill provides tax cuts for the middle class, low-income Americans and USA businesses of all sizes-from home builders, to contractors, to farmers and small businesses in IL".

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:36

TransCanada has not given a reason for the incident, which occurred days before the Nebraska Public Service Commission was due to announce a decision on Keystone XL, a 830,000-barrel expansion through the state. That's the equivalent of 5,000 barrels of oil. A portion of the pipeline enters eastern Nebraska at the South Dakota border and exits at Steele City.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:25

The news comes as a shock, as SA had been recommended by World Rugby's Board but the council members voted for France . World Rugby has announced that France will be the host nation of the 2023 Rugby World Cup . "In 2023 it will be a diverse rugby team and prove to the world what Nelson Mandela said, that rugby is a great unifier". But the former France coach was all smiles after securing the 10th edition of the tournament which began in 1987 when the sport was still amateur.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:17

Brent crude futures were at $61.61 per barrel, down 60 cents, or 1% from their last close. The IEA's outlook pressures OPEC to keep restraining output in order to defend crude prices, which its members rely on for revenue. The data also showed distillate stocks in the U.S. Gulf fell to a one-year low, while overall refining rates rose in the latest week, led by a jump in East Coast refining, which is operating at a record 99.8 percent of capacity.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:56

The Government has bolstered its commitment for Parliament to have the final say on a Brexit deal - but immediately faced a backlash for not guarding against the United Kingdom leaving the European Union without an agreement. The move was seen as an attempted concession to Tory rebels ahead of votes this week on the separate EU (Withdrawal) Bill, also known as the repeal bill, with the Government facing potential defeat on plans to guarantee MPs a "meaningful vote" on the deal.

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:39

As part of the restructuring agreement, Brookfield agreed to not increase its ownership beyond 45 per cent. Brookfield has since moved to increase its stake within those boundaries, and in November 2013 Brookfield Property Partners invested another $1.4 billion U.S.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:39

The stock was sold at an average price of $171.01, for a total value of $69,943.09. The company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 58.78 and Forward P/E ratio is 51.15. Quarterly Earnings Growth on year-over-year basis stands at 123.7 percent. 63,717 shares were sold by Shoquist Debora, worth $9.23 million. Shares for $325,048 were sold by Drell Persis on Thursday, May 18.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:15

Nearly all the incidents recorded by Waymo, Google's autonomous vehicle arm, have been down to human drivers hitting the vehicles, and a major crash involving Uber's driverless cars in March was down to the driver of the other auto. The vehicle was reportedly involved in an accident during its first hour of operation. "Like, the shuttle just stayed still", she told KSNV . No one was injured during the accident.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:41

That doesn't mean that there won't be cars operating outside of these geofenced areas with a safety driver behind the wheel or that Waymo has outright won the driverless vehicle race. Waymo and its partners face competition from a wide range of vehicle makers, established technology companies and well-funded start-ups. The company says it wants to test a robotaxi service in the near future.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:22

The retailer argued instead that the spinners don't meet the standards of the Consumer Product Safety Commission for the definition of a toy , and pointed out that the spinners are clearly marked as being for ages 14 and up . Fidget spinners are supposed to be calming and fun, especially for students struggling to focus. New research shows they can also be risky. The group says parents should check for the age recommendation on the package - anything for children under 12 are subject to a ...

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:47

This does mean that your journey time is slightly longer, although you've got plenty of spare change leftover from the low-priced ticket that you could spend in the airport bar. The airline will also offer higher-priced flights from JFK to other destinations in Europe. Wow air Airbus A321-211 Winter in Central Park, New York City .

by | November 08, 2017 | 01:09

The documents shared with some media outlets by the USA -based International Consortium of Investigative Journalists has exposed tactics the wealthy and powerful have used to avoid taxes. Apple is one of many USA technology companies that have benefited from stashing cash overseas. But Apple has come under fire both in the U.S.

by | November 07, 2017 | 01:39

Broadcom rose up by 5.5 percent on Friday for a estimated market value of $112 billion. Qualcomm had $35.03 billion as of September 24. The statement said that there would be no further comment from the company until the assessment was completed.

by | November 06, 2017 | 02:16

Turnbull had said that Australia was pursuing a deal with the United States to take more than 1000 refugees from Australia before he considered other offers. It comes after a government backbencher broke ranks to support sending refugees to New Zealand to help end the stand-off on Manus Island. She said the circumstances had changed since the last time the offer was made - by English in February.