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by | November 16, 2017 | 01:53

Chevy unveiled the 2019 Corvette ZR1 on Monday at the Dubai International Motor Show, sporting a not so subtle Sebring Orange paint job - which garnered almost as much attention as the car's horsepower figure. Unlike the previous C6 ZR1, where the supercharger assembly was open for the world to see under a clear polycarbonate piece, the new, carbon fiber "halo" hood is now a complex setup with vents and a shaker piece that caps the Eaton blower and intercooler.

by | November 12, 2017 | 00:51

Credit Aly Song/Reuters Photo Alibaba's Singles Day gala, held before the e-commerce giant's annual shopping extravaganza, drew performers like the singers Pharrell Williams and Karen Mok. But environmentalists complain of ecological harm, accusing Alibaba and other e-commerce companies of fuelling a culture of excessive over-consumption and mountains of waste.

by | November 11, 2017 | 00:54

Holding by 33.6% in the first quarter. Along with these its last twelve month performance is stands at -67.11% while moved -39.56% for the past six months. J.C. Penney, like other department stores, has struggled to follow shoppers who have migrated online or who are now going to off-price retailers like T.J.

by | November 10, 2017 | 00:57

Walmart has already made their Black Friday ad available for our area on its website . Get a five year major component warranty with any purchase over $399. If you do want to courageous the in-person Black Friday masses, Walmart said in-store shopping events will begin at 6 p.m. local time on Thanksgiving.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:51

Verizon closed its $4.5 billion acquisition of Yahoo in June, when Mayer resigned from the company. "We describe this as arms race, hackers become ever more sophisticated and we have to become sophisticated in turn", Mayer said. Yahoo was also breached in 2014 in an attack revealed in September 2016 that affected at least 500 million Yahoo accounts. "This hearing will give the public the opportunity to hear from those in charge, at the time major breaches occurred and during the subsequent ...

by | November 07, 2017 | 00:34

IKEA, Aviva and Google are among the employers who pay the living wage to ensure all staff earn a salary that "meets the real cost of living". "It's thanks to the leadership of employers across Scotland who are committed to paying all their staff, including cleaners and security staff, a real living wage".

by | November 02, 2017 | 00:25

Tesla , led by Silicon Valley entrepreneur Elon Musk, faces a crucial test in its growth strategy as it ramps up production of the Model 3, its new sedan that starts at $35,000, about half the price of its flagship Model S. Pittenger & Anderson Inc. raised its position in Tesla by 20.0% during the 2nd quarter. Electric-car maker Tesla ( TSLA ) swung to a $671 million loss in the third quarter as it struggled to ramp up production of its new Model 3 small vehicle.

by | October 30, 2017 | 01:42

Jockey Hugh Bowman needed to ride Winx out more than usual, but the Street Cry (IRE) mare won by a comfortable-enough half-length at the finish in a course-record time of 2:02.94. He will aim for another with Humidor who ran fifth in last week's Caulfield Cup and backed up because the trainer was unhappy with how he was ridden.

by | October 24, 2017 | 00:37

Though the California-based electric auto company has yet to officially announce the grand opening of its "world's largest Supercharger station", Tesla's China-specific Supercharger map already lists the station as online and accessible 24 hours a day.

by | October 23, 2017 | 01:55

The report also insists on the economic weight of these lives cut short for the countries concerned: over 4,600 billion dollars each year, or the equivalent of 6.2% of global economic wealth. It also topped the list of deaths linked to polluted air (1.81 million) and water (0.64 million). What people don't realize ... people who are sick or dead can not contribute to the economy.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:30

The Tubbs fire broke out near the northern end of the city, forcing the evacuations of hundreds of homes as well as two hospitals. Early Monday morning, the Sonoma County Sheriff's Department said fires had erupted at Mark West Springs and Riebli roads in Santa Rosa, at Shiloh and Conde roads in Windsor and at Highway 116 and Fredericks Road in Sebastopol.

by | October 06, 2017 | 00:25

According to the IEA's report on Wednesday, renewables accounted for almost two-thirds of net new power capacity in 2016. This figure, IEA said, was equivalent to the power consumption of China, India and Germany combined. Renewables will account for 29 percent of the global energy mix in five years´ time, compared to the 24 percent forecast a year ago. This is an important development after the solar power tariff fell to a record low of Rs 2.44 per unit earlier this year.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:16

Manson was three dates into his Heaven Upside Down Tour , due to end in December with a series of United Kingdom performances. He was reportedly stretchered off stage, while the remainder of the show was cancelled. His guitarist Tyler Bates posted an Instagram photo from the airport saying the tour was "on pause". If all holds to form, Manson would resume the tour October 15 in Grand Prairie, Texas at the Freakers Ball.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:37

SSE PLC (LON:SSE) has 0.00% since September 28, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Therefore 52% are positive. GBX 1532.75's average target is 10.91% above currents GBX 1382 stock price. The Pennsylvania-based Northstar Asset Management Llc has invested 2.04% in the stock. Herndon Capital Management Llc, a Georgia-based fund reported 1.76 million shares.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:18

Under the agreement, the company either has to buy back the affected cars or modify them to bring them into compliance with United States environmental laws. "Four months later the US Justice Department said it had charged a former Audi manager with directing employees at the company to design software to cheat US emissions tests in thousands of Audi diesel cars".

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:32

The shares rocketed to more than $21 in Thursday afternoon trading, a gain of over 50 percent. With all three offering boxes for streaming videos features the most popular apps such as Hulu and Netflix. In 2016, it posted a net loss of $42.8 million compared to a loss of $40.6 million the year before. Roku previously raised more than $200 million from investors such as News Corp, Viacom, Sky and Hearst.

by | September 28, 2017 | 00:21

Studies of similar plans produced by Mr. Trump and House Republicans have been projected to cost $3 trillion to $7 trillion over a decade. Trump intends to sell the proposal tomorrow as a populist "tax cut". A corporation in the 35 percent tax bracket repatriates $1 million of income earned overseas, it would owe $350,000 in USA tax. The group says the outline will allow workers to "keep more of their money", while simplifying the loophole-choked tax code and making USA companies more ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:25

Rival Walmart WMT recently increased its own minimum hourly wage, raising entry-level hourly pay to $10 a year ago; the company, which is the country's largest private employer, also raised wages to $9 an hour in 2015. The retail giant employs more than 300,000 hourly employees, both at stores and distribution centers. "We thought the timing was right as we move into the holiday season".

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:27

The BoE governor also said there are global factors that could justify United Kingdom policy tightening soon. Gertjan Vlieghe, one of the Monetary Policy Committee's staunchest advocates of lower-for-longer interest rates, helped propel the Pound to the top spot in the G10 performance table last week after he too told an audience that the time for a rate hike could be near.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:35

Altomare was chasing her first LPGA Tour victory after playing the secondary Symetra Tour in recent years until regaining her card for the 2016 season. Kirk will start the final round just two shots off the lead after shooting a two-under-par 69 second round on Saturday to get to seven under. Ariya has missed the cut in three consecutive majors.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:43

On May 21, 2014, the USA confirmed Fischer's appointment to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. "Stan's keen insights, grounded in a lifetime of exemplary scholarship and public service, contributed invaluably to our monetary policy deliberations", Fed Chair Janet Yellen said in a statement .

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:27

Henderson shot her second-straight 5-under-par 67 yesterday and had the lead outright at 11-under thanks to an eagle two on the par-4 11th, but made a bogey on the par-3 16th to fall back into a tie at 10-under with Lewis and Chun. But for Lewis to go on to win her first event in three years on a week when doing so could help out her area tremendously? Lewis's round included three successive birdies on six, seven and eight, as she was joined in the lead at 10 under by two-time defending ...

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:52

Colonial Pipeline is shutting down a key line that supplies gasoline to the South due to refinery shutdowns and other impacts from Tropical Storm Harvey , meaning prices at the pump could rise even more in many states. By Saturday, he said gas prices in Toronto and southern Ontario will be up at least 17 or 18 cents total since the first indications last week that Harvey would cause major flooding in the Houston area.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:35

Hurricane Harvey has caused a catastrophic flood in Houston , forcing about 2,000 people to flee. An 11:39 a.m. arrival, as well as a 9 p.m. arrival, on United Airlines to the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport have been canceled. The runways at Houston Hobby were underwater as of 14:44 local time today, according to local reports. The storm also affected flights further inland in Texas.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:25

KFC commissioned the development of a VR game where Colonel Sanders locks you in a Saw-style room, which can only be escaped through completing his "safely cook some chicken" puzzle. At least, that's what KFC or its marketing company would like you to believe. The real-life training took 25 minutes to achieve the same result. "KFC will provide yet another platform for training by bringing the VR simulation technology to its regional general manager training classes, quarterly franchise ...

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:25

Excluding one-time charges, the retailer lost $1.16 a share. The overall sales of same stores drop of 11.5% included a drop of 9.4% at Kmart locations and 13.2% at Sears locations. "The company's sales dropped from "softness in store traffic and elevated price competition in the retail industry", chief financial officer Rob Riecker explained in the retailer's scripted and pre-recorded quarterly conference call [ PDF ]".

by | August 21, 2017 | 08:21

The fired Northwestern University professor and Oxford University employee wanted in a bloody River North slaying have returned to Chicago following a nationwide manhunt . Mr Warren was suspended from his university job as senior treasury assistant after the body was found. He left his home on July 24 to fly to the USA without telling his family or long-term boyfriend.

by | August 18, 2017 | 00:24

The report further said the decision came after a meeting between Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman and Qatari royal family member Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Thani. Saudi state media broke the news overnight. Saudi Arabia closed its land border and the other nations cut air and sea links. Saudi Arabia sealed Qatar's only land border.

by | August 17, 2017 | 10:34

As has become customary on these cargo flights, SpaceX landed its leftover booster back at Cape Canaveral shortly after liftoff, a key to its long-term effort to recycle rockets and reduce costs. The rocket is an improved version of Space X's Falcon 9 . CRS-12 will bring along approximately 6,000 pounds of cargo, with an unusually large 75% of that cargo being dedicated to to scientific research aboard the International Space Station ( ISS ).

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:20

Analysts polled by Reuters forecast that data would show US crude stockpiles fell for a seventh consecutive week, along with a probable drop in distillate and gasoline inventories. Oil extended its decline after the USA forecast record shale output next month and the International Energy Agency said OPEC producers face a long battle with American rivals.