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by | November 24, 2017 | 01:19

Robinho , whose full name is Robson de Souza, is now in his native Brazil, where he plays for Atletico Mineiro , which are based in Belo Horizonte. The forward, who has been capped 100 times by Brazil, returned to his home country past year to join Atletico Mineiro from Guangzhou Evergrande.

by | November 21, 2017 | 00:59

But the statement said that " Volvo Cars' engineers have worked closely together with engineers from Uber to develop the XC90 premium SUVs that are to be supplied to Uber". Volvo Cars Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson said, "We believe this is a new segment, a new business". The news comes weeks after Waymo, Uber's key competitor, began testing driverless cars in Arizona with no back-up driver.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:31

Along with the rating upgrade, the Moody's also changed the outlook for India's rating to stable from positive. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday hailed Moody's move to upgrade India's credit rating from "Baa3" to "Baa2". Yesterday, for the first time in last 14 years, they have upgraded India's credit rating, and this is indeed big news. However, challenges with implementation of GST, ongoing weakness of private sector investment, slow progress with resolution of banking ...

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:55

Himelblau said there is nearly no chance that Hawaii won't request extradition, given Saito's violent history. Hospital staff called the patient, Randy, and say he was a charming, likeable guy. The passenger said he'd flown into San Jose from Hawaii, and was in Stockton visiting his brother. Saito was committed to Hawaii State Hospital in 1981 after being found not guilty for reason of insanity for the murder of 29-year-old Sandra Yamashiro.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:51

If you're traveling to your Thanksgiving dinner, you could see a lot more people on the road than past year. Although Idaho gas prices have been among the highest in the country in recent years, a nine-cent increase over the past month brings the USA average to within a dime of Idaho pump prices.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:36

CST (5 a.m. MST) after a drop in pressure was detected in its operating system resulting from an oil leak that is under investigation". Western Canada Select heavy blend crude for December delivery was trading at $14.50 below the West Texas Intermediate benchmark at late afternoon on Thursday, down slightly from $14.20 the day before.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:22

Last month World Rugby published an evaluation report which said South Africa should be chosen as hosts with an overall rating of 78.97%, compared with 75.88% for France and 72.25% for Ireland , across a range of criteria. Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt had been convinced his side's record 30-3 thumping of the Springboks in Dublin on Saturday could swing the vote of World Rugby's member nations, but that hope has now been dashed.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:18

The price falls mean that crude prices are now down by around 5 percent since hitting 2015 highs last week, ending a 40-percent rally between June and early November. Meanwhile, U.S. government data showed that production climbed to a fresh record. Despite the cautious sentiment, traders said oil prices were unlikely to fall far, largely due to supply restrictions led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and Russian Federation, which have helped reduce excess stockpiles.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:15

The blockbuster finale to the main part of the November 12-16 show lifted a despondent mood that had settled over the Airbus chalet when a deal for A380 superjumbos collapsed on day one. "It's ended up going out on a high", airline analyst John Strickland of JLS Consulting said. The largest global airline in the world, Emirates, made public today their over 15 billion dollars commitment for 40 Dreamliners of Boeing 787-10.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:23

A U.S. trade commission will decide in early 2018 whether to impose duties of almost 300 percent on the planes as urged by the U.S. Commerce Department. The Bloomberg story suggests that Airbus bought into a struggling but promising program: "The C Series was two-and-a-half years late and more than $2 billion over budget when it entered service at Deutsche Lufthansa AG's Swiss International unit in July 2016".

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:24

An AWS spokesperson told CRN that the company "did not sell its business in China" and that it "remains fully committed to ensuring Chinese customers continue to receive AWS's industry-leading cloud services". AWS first launched a China service in 2014, but must operate via local partners to comply with Chinese law, with companies required to store data locally in legislation enacted in June.

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:21

Hawley's investigation also aims to learn if the company is breaking the law by leveraging what he calls Google's "near-monopoly" power in the search engine market to stifle competition. Hawley on Monday announced the investigation, which comes on the heels of a $2.7 billion fine issued to the company by the European Union for antitrust violations.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:07

A new combined entity would have pricing power that it could use to negotiate with entertainment studios and over movie and television franchises. Hasbro made the takeover approach in recent months, these people said, as Mattel has struggled to revive some of its faded brands.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:24

As of tomorrow, Tiffany & Co's flagship store (on Fifth Avenue , New York, no less) is opening a café. Its jewelry selection has made it a top shopping destination, but starting Friday, November 10, there will be another reason to visit the retailer: an all-day, Tiffany Blue café.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:13

The autonomous shuttle was testing today when it was grazed by a delivery truck downtown. But, just an hour into its year-long trial (which follows a successful stint in January) the shuttle was hit by a delivery truck that was backing up.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:25

Public Interest Research Group , which tested 12 brands of fidget spinners found on the toy shelves of Target stores nationwide. In fact, one of the fidget spinners was found to contain 300 times the 100 parts per million allowable for children's toys.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:10

Macron is now pushing through significant labor reforms in France and hopes around those reforms, combined with his repeated calls for enhanced European economic cooperation and consolidation , have helped push growth expectations for France for 2017 up to 1.6 percent from the earlier 1.4 percent.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:27

Yahoo and U.S. federal agents have blamed a separate 2014 company data breach involving 500 million accounts on Russian state-sponsored hackers. Bill Nelson , the Florida Democrat and ranking member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, which held the hearing, said: "That's an admission you are not protected against state actors", prompting the senator to ask what Yahoo is doing about it.

by | November 08, 2017 | 01:48

It represents a raising of the stakes for the rest of the industry that sees full, Level 4 autonomy , in which a vehicle is capable of driving itself, with no human behind the wheel, in most environments and road conditions, as the ultimate goal.

by | November 08, 2017 | 01:10

The move is said to have enabled Apple to amass as much as $252bn (£191bn) of cash offshore. It is claimed that the companies were set up in Jersey after Apple "shopped around" for a new jurisdiction following the closure of a tax loophole in Ireland which the firm exploited until 2013.

by | November 07, 2017 | 01:39

According to CNBC , Broadcom brought the offer to Qualcomm privately more than a year ago but was rebuffed. The resulting tech company would control key components needed to make smartphones and is likely to face scrutiny from regulators.

by | November 07, 2017 | 01:10

The deals with Fox were signed long before Disney bought Marvel Entertainment in 2009. However, with Universal holding the Orlando-area rights to Disney's most widely-known Marvel characters, a Fox deal would mean another of Universal Orlando's top themed area would be licensed from its biggest entertainment industry rival.

by | November 05, 2017 | 02:19

The Bank of England has hiked interest rates by 0.25 percent in its first such rise in more than a decade. The official bank rate has been lifted from 0.25% to 0.5%, the first increase since July 2007. and eurozone. Some predict rates could rise again as soon as February, but others expect there will be a pause until at least later in 2018. "This month's MPC decision is an important signal to the public that the era of very low interest rates is coming to an end".

by | November 05, 2017 | 02:13

The resounding victory, riding on the exhilarating batting exploits of their top-order and, in particular openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma, was the country's first-ever over the Black Caps in the shortest form of the game. 1 - Colin Munro is the first player in history to score two T20I centuries in the same calendar year. Virat soon got to his 18th fifty in T20i's but the scoreboard pressure got the better off him as he got on 65 runs off 42 balls.

by | November 04, 2017 | 00:54

The leisure and hospitality industry was hardest hit by the hurricanes in September, shedding 111,000 jobs. Last month's acceleration in employment growth re-inforces the Fed's assessment on Wednesday that "the labour market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising at a solid rate despite hurricane-related disruptions".

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:06

Data from Google Trends indicates searches for "bitcoin" and "bitcoin price " are also nearing all-time highs, suggesting this exposure is perhaps translating into new awareness and investment in the protocol, now valued at more than $100 billion, according to data from CoinMarketCap .

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:08

The sign up window runs from November 1 to December 15. In fact, more consumers will be able to snag policies that will cost them nothing each month. In Texas, where premiums are rising an average of 23 percent and many counties only have one or two providers, local health officials fear the price spike and lack of competition will turn consumers away.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:07

IHS Markit's manufacturing sector PMI for October printed at 54.6 for October, versus a reading of 53.1 for September, marking a small upwards revision from the original estimate of 54.5. "Production volumes jumped higher on the back of a substantial improvement in order book inflows, in part due to supply chains returning to normal after the hurricanes but also reflecting a combination of strong underlying demand", IHS Markit Chief Business Economist Chris Williamson said.

by | October 29, 2017 | 03:05

She had limit compel wounds to her head and body, and kicked the bucket at a doctor's facility. They may have been driving a dark grey Ford F-150 pickup truck that appears to have NY license plates, according to the report. Marshal's office at 1-866-4WANTED or text keyword WANTED and tip to 84711 (tip411 ). Police said they took the girl to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.

by | October 29, 2017 | 02:59

That $1.9 million includes the $274,000 in US advertising a year ago that Twitter first disclosed in late September. The development comes the same day that the San Francisco-based company announces a ban on advertising from Russian government-connected news services, Russia Today and Sputnik.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:13

He said, "The subject found himself locked within the beer cooler (and) knew that Kwik Trip would not sell him any beer after midnight". A customer finally found Van Ert in the beer cooler at 5:50 a.m. Before he was able to buy the beer, however, he was accidentally locked inside the store's beer cooler. He also fell over a stack of Busch Light 30-pack cases, breaking three of them open.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:07

Revenues for the quarter were $43.7bn (£33.4bn), up from $32.7bn in Q3 2016. Amazon's net income for the quarter was $256 million, up from $252 million in the year-ago quarter. Amazon has begun charging for Alexa skills, as the online retailer looks to monetize the apps used by its Echo smart speakers. "And it's working - customers have purchased tens of millions of Alexa-enabled devices, given Echo devices over 100,000 5-star reviews, and active customers are up more than five times ...

by | October 27, 2017 | 01:02

Sears will instead focus its sales efforts on its own Kenmore appliances , as well as Whirlpool whr competitors, including GE, Samsung and Frigidaire. "The entire Sears business declined over time", Bitzer added. The Michigan-based appliance maker cited higher raw material prices in its earnings report and warned that those costs are expected to rise through 2018.

by | October 27, 2017 | 00:58

A Prime membership will cost you another $99 a year. It's to the point where I've wondered if Amazon is secretly plotting to take over the world and now there's one more piece of evidence in support of that plot with the company's latest announcement that they will now be offering delivery inside of your home.

by | October 27, 2017 | 00:42

However, its percentage contribution to GDP means its impact on overall growth in the quarter was limited. The British pound rose shortly after today's growth report, going up 0.25 percent against the U.S. Over the past 12 months GDP grew by 1.5pc, the joint-slowest rate since 2013. A rate rise by the BoE would act to curb inflation. "The Bank argues that inflationary pressures could rise sharply if not checked by higher interest rates, and that the current low unemployment rate could ...

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:05

Under the deal, Lord & Taylor will sell its almost 676,000 square-foot flagship to WeWork for $850 million after the 2018 holiday season. (TSX:HBC) is selling its Lord & Taylor Fifth Avenue building in NY to a joint venture between WeWork and Rhone Capital in a deal valued at $1.075 billion.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:00

Assemblywoman Linda B. Rosenthal said, "Closing the e-cigarette loophole by including it in the Clean Indoor Air Act is a long-overdue step that will help protect every New Yorker's right to enjoy indoor public spaces free from the intrusion of e-cigarette vapor".

by | October 23, 2017 | 04:39

Notwithstanding that record, 21st Century Fox started contract transactions with Mr. O'Reilly, and in February conceded him a four-year expansion that paid $25 million a year. Early that month, The Times gave an account of five settlements including Mr. O'Reilly, driving promoters to blacklist his show and generating challenges requiring his ouster.

by | October 23, 2017 | 04:37

Prime Minister Narendra Modi , the best bet for the ruling BJP will also be rushing to Gujarat on Sunday. Thakore met Gandhi at the latter's residence this evening and was accompanied by Congress general secretary in-charge of Gujarat Ashok Gehlot and state unit chief Bharatsinh Solanki .

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:28

Existing bank account holders have been asked to furnish the Aadhaar number issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) by 31 December 2017, failing which the account will cease to be operational, the government notification had said.