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Business Tesla's most economical drive, the Model S, just became more affordable
Author: 0 Tesla's most economical drive, the Model S, just became more affordable

Tesla said that the new wheels would give an enhanced performance to the Model X, describing the wheels as, "There are different advantages to the 22-inch and 20-inch wheels". So go ahead, or keep waiting for Model 3 to arrive. First, Tesla's lower-cost Model 3's July launch is approaching fast; its availability could cannibalize some Model S sales.

Business Arconic CEO Klaus Kleinfeld steps down
Author: 0 Arconic CEO Klaus Kleinfeld steps down

The board of Arconic , a maker of engineered aluminum products for the auto and aerospace industries that spun off, sought Kleinfeld's resignation after he "showed poor judgment" in sending a letter to Elliott Management, the hedge fund that has sought his ouster.

Business After outrage over removal of passenger, United Airlines shares plunge
Author: 0 After outrage over removal of passenger, United Airlines shares plunge

The harder the officers tried to get the man to leave, the harder the man insisted he stay. Munoz has changed his tone since the incident. As of Tuesday, Dao was still in a Chicago hospital from injuries he sustained when airport security snatched him from his seat aboard United Flight 3411 to Louisville, Kentucky, his lawyer said.

Author: 0 Brighton returns to English top-flight after 34 years

Even if Huddersfield do win that game, Brighton have a goal difference vastly superior to their Championship rivals'. There was some nerves around the AMEX Stadium when Nick Powell got one back for Wigan late on, but Brighton were able to get hold and come as close as humanly possibly to sealing promotion.

Business Turkey made historic decision by voting 'Yes': Erdogan
Author: 0 Turkey made historic decision by voting 'Yes': Erdogan

As Istanbul, Ankara, and Izmir-Turkey's three largest cities and the first two reliable AKP bastions during its almost 15-year reign-all voted No, there was a brief moment where it looked as if President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was going to be handed his first real defeat.

Business US Vice President Pence visits DMZ amid high tensions with North Korea
Author: 0 US Vice President Pence visits DMZ amid high tensions with North Korea

Tensions have risen as Trump takes a hard rhetorical line with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who has rebuffed admonitions from China and proceeded with nuclear and missile programmes seen by Washington as a direct threat. "We had good intelligence before the launch and good intelligence after the launch", the adviser said on condition of anonymity. The Global Times , an English-language Chinese newspaper that does not necessarily reflect official policy, recommended that Beijing convey ...

Business United Has Changed Its Policy for Overbooking Flights and Removing Passengers
Author: 0 United Has Changed Its Policy for Overbooking Flights and Removing Passengers

United Airlines is changing a company policy so that crew members can no longer displace passengers who are already seated, the Associated Press reports. American Airlines updated its rules to say that no passenger who has boarded the plane will be removed to give the seat to someone else. US Senator Richard Blumenthal (D, Conn) plans to announce legislation Monday for an airline passenger bill of rights, requiring minimum cash compensation for involuntary bumping, limitations on the use ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

Washington blames Russia's ally, Syrian President Bashar Assad, while Moscow says Syrian rebels are responsible. Syria's government has denied responsibility for the attack, which prompted a US strike on a Syrian air base. Lavrov says Russian Federation has lots of questions about the "very ambiguous" and "contradictory" ideas coming from the U.S. He says through a translator that it's important for Russian Federation to understand the "real intentions" of the Trump administration.

Author: 0 China working with United States on N.Korean problem

Earlier in the day, Pence visited the Korean demilitarized zone ( DMZ ), which he described as the "frontier of freedom". After touching down at a United States air base in Pyeongtaek, 70 kilometers south of Seoul, Pence headed to a Seoul national cemetery in a symbolic gesture to highlight the alliance forged during the 1950-53 Korean War.

Author: 0 Aviva PLC (LON:AV) Issued With 'Sell' Rating At Berenberg Bank

Its up 213.27% from 11,300 shares previously. The SI to Ingredion's float is 2.01%. The stock decreased 0.87% or $0.05 on April 10, reaching $5.7. The stock had a trading volume of 127,728 shares. 84 funds opened positions while 121 raised stakes. INGR's SI was 1.43 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Argent Cap Management Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.9% or 212,790 shares.

Business Dollar down, gold gains on global risks; US stocks inch up
Author: 0 Dollar down, gold gains on global risks; US stocks inch up

The Nikkei 225 share average fell 0.4 percent to 18,266.49 in midmorning trade. The Australian dollar added 0.1 percent to $0.7588 while the New Zealand dollar rose 0.4 percent to $0.7030. The Trump administration declined to name any major trading partner as a currency manipulator in the highly anticipated report on Friday, backing away from a key Trump campaign promise to slap such a label on China.

Business DPRK says it's
Author: 0 DPRK says it's "prepared to respond to all-out war, with all-out war"

South Korean intelligence has additionally revealed preparations for a large military parade in the North Korean capital. DPRK stands for the official name of North Korea, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. "The president and his military team are aware of North Korea's most recent unsuccessful missile launch", the Department of Defense said. But there had been fears that the isolated country would mark the Day of the Sun by conducting a nuclear test - in defiance of US warnings not ...

Author: 0 What Are Analysts Opinions On Encana Corporation (ECA)

On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Encana Corp will post $0.31 EPS for the current fiscal year. The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday, May 2nd. On 3/9/2017 Douglas James Suttles, CEO, bought 1,000 with an average share price of $10.37 per share and the total transaction amounting to $10,370.00.

Business New video shows moments before United Airlines passenger was dragged off plane
Author: 0 New video shows moments before United Airlines passenger was dragged off plane

David Dao , the lawyers want United and the City of Chicago , which runs O'Hare International Airport, to preserve surveillance videos, cockpit voice recordings, passenger and crew lists, and other materials related to United Flight 3411. In an effort to calm the backlash, United also announced that passengers on United Express Flight 3411 would be compensated equal to the cost of their tickets.

Author: 0 Will Nintendo release a Nintendo Switch Mini in 2019?

Nintendo Switch has been the top selling console in North America throughout the month of March, according to official NPD Group data. Nintendo also reported that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild sold 1.5 million copies in the same period of time, with 925,000 of those being of the Switch version of the game.

Business China warns of war as N.Korea vows 'merciless' response to US
Author: 0 China warns of war as N.Korea vows 'merciless' response to US

Han Song Ryol , North Korea's vice minister of foreign affairs, arrives for an interview with The Associated Press on Friday, April 14, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea. The story notes that "The annual US-South Korea military exercises have consistently infuriated the North, which views them as rehearsals for invasion".

Business Whatever happened to Trump's tax returns?
Author: 0 Whatever happened to Trump's tax returns?

Tens of thousands of demonstrators hit the pavement in more than 150 cities across the country, including New York, Washington , D.C., and Chicago, on Saturday, urging Trump to disclose his tax returns - something nearly every major presidential candidate has done since the 1970s.

Business Pennsylvania-based teen retailer Rue 21 closing 400 stores
Author: 0 Pennsylvania-based teen retailer Rue 21 closing 400 stores

The statement did not indicate how soon stores would be closing and did not give a reason for the closures. Rue21 stores in York, Harrisburg, Hershey and Reading are also unaffected by the announced closings. Those designated as closing will have a "closing store" label. Rue21, which sells clothing geared toward teenagers, is based in Pennsylvania, just north of Pittsburg.

Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty Fall On Weak Global Cues, Dr Reddy's Lab Up 2%

Benchmark indices opened on a negative note on Monday, as geopolitical tensions after North Korea's failed nuclear tests made investor flock towards safe havens such as gold and Japanese yen. At 12.24 p.m, the Sensex was trading down 47.64 points or 0.16% at 29,413.81 with 18 components falling. The Shanghai Composite index fell 1.02 per cent in early trade today.

Business President Trump allows ISPs to share & sell customers' private data
Author: 0 President Trump allows ISPs to share & sell customers' private data

It's going to be harder, but not impossible, for people to keep their online browsing history private now that Congress has voted to allow internet service providers to share and sell customers' information. The rules were set form by the FCC previous year, but had actually not gone into effect yet. " Verizon does not sell personal web browsing histories and has no plans to do so in the future", said Richard Young, a spokesperson for Verizon.

Business Trump Signs Repeal Of Obama-Era Internet Privacy Rules
Author: 0 Trump Signs Repeal Of Obama-Era Internet Privacy Rules

President Donald Trump signed it into law, Comcast , AT&T , and Verizon , the three biggest broadband service providers reaffirmed their commitment to respecting customer privacy. A Democratic-led FCC had approved tougher data privacy rules in mid-2016. "As we have pointed out, they have already tried numerous practices - including hijacking your searches - that they are now allowed to do thanks to the party-line vote in Congress".

Author: 0 United modifies policy for booking crew on crowded flights

While that may seem like a big number, it's actually a tiny fraction (about.0062%) of the 823 million passengers who flew with USA airlines previous year. Power, said that Congress would have no choice but to respond to the Flight 3411 incident. A spokesperson for United told the Times the change is part of the "initial steps" the airline is taking, so it's unclear whether any more reforms to United's booking and seating policies will be coming.

Business US sends newest F-35 stealth fighters to Europe
Author: 0 US sends newest F-35 stealth fighters to Europe

The Air Force employs the F-35A, a conventional takeoff and landing jet that is made for operating from air bases as opposed to aircraft carriers. "As we and our joint F-35 partners bring this aircraft into our inventories, it's important that we train together to integrate into a seamless team capable of defending the sovereignty of allied nations", Gen.

Business War sacrifice of Canadian soldiers praised
Author: 0 War sacrifice of Canadian soldiers praised

Fought from April 9 to 12, 1917, the Battle of Vimy Ridge was the first conflict in which all four divisions of the Canadian Expeditionary Force took part in a battle together. In 1997, the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France was designated as a Canadian National Historic Site. But the Canadians did, after four days of intense warfare, capture the ridge that both the French and British had previously failed to do.

Business Goldman Sachs Group Inc Reaffirms
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs Group Inc Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Shire PLC (SHP)

On Wednesday, September 2 the stock rating was upgraded by HSBC to "Buy". As per Monday, December 7, the company rating was maintained by BNP Paribas. The stock of BTG plc (LON:BTG) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, May 17 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The Trust Investment Advisors holds 27,675 shares with $899,000 value, down from 37,175 last quarter.

Business Two More Officers In United Passenger Removal Placed On Leave
Author: 0 Two More Officers In United Passenger Removal Placed On Leave

People with Asian community organizations from Chicago hold signs to protest after Sunday's confrontation where David Dao, 69, of Elizabethtown, Ky., was removed from a United Airlines airplane by Chicago airport police at O'Hare International Airport, during rally near United's counter at the airport's Terminal 1 in Chicago on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Business Bull sculptor claims NYC violated his rights with 'Fearless Girl'
Author: 0 Bull sculptor claims NYC violated his rights with 'Fearless Girl'

The bronze statue features a little girl in a power stance facing down the bull, along with a plaque that says, "Know the power of women in leadership". As a result he's challenging New York City's authorities to have "Fearless Girl" removed before its intended February 2018 closing. "Men who don't like women taking up space are exactly why we need the Fearless Girl ", he tweeted .

Business Iran to support extension of agreement on cutting oil production
Author: 0 Iran to support extension of agreement on cutting oil production

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 51 US cents at US$52.67 a barrel, after rising 7 US cents to US$53.18 on Thursday. No futures were traded in NY or London on Friday due to the Good Friday holiday. Prices fell even after Saudi Arabian Oil Co Chief Executive Officer Amin Nasser said the global oil market is moving closer to balance despite the United States shale boom.

Author: 0 The world was not impressed with North Korea's failed military provocation

A US Navy attack on a Syrian airfield this month with Tomahawk missiles raised questions about US president Donald Trump's plans for reclusive North Korea, which has conducted several missile and nuclear tests in defiance of United Nations sanctions, regularly threatening to destroy the South and the US.

Author: 0 North Korea nuclear: U.S. 'working with China' on response

In an interview last week with the Wall Street Journal , Trump suddenly did an about-face. He also said: "I think our dollar is getting too strong, and partially that's my fault because people have confidence in me". "What Donald Trump did during the campaign. he has made the [NATO] nations more clear about what they have to do". 'President Xi wants to do the right thing.

Author: 0 Wall Street's 'Bull' sculptor threatens to sue over 'Girl' statue

At a press conference this morning, Di Modica and his lawyers said they hope to amicably solve their issues with the city before filing a lawsuit. The sculptor says that the bull was meant to symbolize " freedom in the world, peace, strength, power and love ", and now that message has been distorted by the addition of the girl standing in defiance of the bull.

Author: 0 Apple secures permit to test autonomous vehicles

Analysts said that Apple may accelerate the arrival of a fully autonomous auto to the market. The permit was granted on April 14, 2017. Though Apple has yet to officially announce that they are working on self-driving cars, having them on the official list of companies confirms that they are, indeed, quietly working their way to the autonomous automobile industry.

Business China's Ant Financial Sweetens MoneyGram Bid by 36%
Author: 0 China's Ant Financial Sweetens MoneyGram Bid by 36%

But the Chinese company could still face potential political obstacles, with American lawmakers urging the powerful Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. The new deal, which has the backing of MoneyGram's board and 46% of its voting shareholders, values the company's common and preferred stock at US$1.2 billion and would provide approximately US$320 million in additional cash to MoneyGram's stockholders.

Business Helpful tips for last minute taxpayers as federal deadline quickly approaches
Author: 0 Helpful tips for last minute taxpayers as federal deadline quickly approaches

The tax deadline is Tuesday and if you owe the government money you may soon have to answer to private debt collectors. The IRS encourages taxpayers to file a complaint if they have been mistreated. If you're staring down the tax filing deadline with your work cut out for you, remember that it is possible to complete a tax return in a relatively short amount of time.

Business United CEO promises changes after passanger dragged of plane
Author: 0 United CEO promises changes after passanger dragged of plane

I can't be delayed, ' said Tyler Bridges, a passenger on the flight. "We were stuck there. You're relying on the airline". "They take the bait. and you dig yourself in a deeper hole", Bueermann said, comparing the United situation to that of a SC police officer seen on cellphone video in 2015 flipping a high school student backward in her desk-chair then dragging her across the classroom after she refused to leave.

Author: 0 Apple receives permit in California to test self-driving cars -DMV

Although it has never openly acknowledged it is looking into building an electric vehicle, Apple has recruited dozens of auto experts in recent years, and the permit puts the company bit a head on any possible plan. This news alone quells one rumor: that Apple was designing its own vehicle. Apple's move into self-driving cars has been hotly anticipated for years, and Friday's news is the latest indication that it is serious about the space.

Business Jet-lagged Johnson limps to Houston clay court victory
Author: 0 Jet-lagged Johnson limps to Houston clay court victory

Johnson defeats Bellucci 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (7-5). Bellucci was bidding to become the first player to win five three-set matches en route to an ATP World Tour singles title since Martin Verkerk prevailed in Amersfoot in 2004 . Johnson hit two straight double faults in his opening service game of the final set to give an early break to Bellucci. The cramping intensified with Johnson serving at 5/5, 40/30, and the American appeared barely able to stand.

Business Video of Kashmiri youth tied to Indian Army jeep sparks outrage
Author: 0 Video of Kashmiri youth tied to Indian Army jeep sparks outrage

The former CM in a TV interview before the polls warned the government of Narendra Modi that due to increasing violence in the valley they are losing Kashmir. They say that while the Indian strategy to deal strictly with militants and separatists in Kashmir has partly worked out, sooner or later New Delhi will have to find a political solution to the crisis.

Business Air India mulls fine up to Rs.15 lakh on unruly fliers
Author: 0 Air India mulls fine up to Rs.15 lakh on unruly fliers

The new rule was approved by CMD Ashwani Lohani on Monday. The airline is planning to fine Rs 5 lakh for delaying a flight up to an hour; Rs 10 lakh for delay between one and two hours and Rs 15 lakh for delaying beyond two hours. In case of flights being delayed due to unruly passengers, a report would be sought by higher officials. Greater autonomy for managers at airports, stronger mechanisms to report incidents of misbehaviour and the possibility of seeking monetary compensation from ...

Author: 0 Utah's Rudy Gobert has hyperextended left knee, bone bruise

He's made an NBA-best eight game-winning buzzer-beaters in the past 10 years. Game 2 will still be held at the Staples Center. This flash of frank talk came off as pure projection, a jolting reminder that Rivers's Clippers entered the postseason under a more ominous cloud than any of the other 15 teams in the field.

Business United Airlines to save evidence in dragged passenger case
Author: 0 United Airlines to save evidence in dragged passenger case

A video screengrab shows passenger David Dao being dragged off a United Airlines flight at Chicago O'Hare International Airport in this video filmed by @JayseDavid April 9, 2017. The policy change was announced internally on April 14, the Associated Press reported . One of them, 69-year-old David Dao, refused to give up his seat.

Author: 0 Elon Musk says Tesla pickup and semi-trucks are coming

Tesla's stock was roughly 3 percent higher in late trading, near $307 a share. Although little is known about the semi truck, you can expect it to feature an all-electric powertrain and Musk has said the team "has done an awesome job", so there's likely some next-generation technology heading its way.

Business Santa Clarita Valley Families 'Splash And Dash' At Annual Egg Hunt
Author: 0 Santa Clarita Valley Families 'Splash And Dash' At Annual Egg Hunt

The Oregon sky delivered a bright, sunny day for the third annual Easter Egg hunt , sponsored by the Calapooia District of the Boy Scouts of America, Faith Lutheran Church and Thrivent Financial. "I like it that they separated by age (group)". With over 10 thousands eggs given out, some are still trying to master how they can get more next year.

Author: 0 Germany's Steinmeier warns French voters against Le Pen

In a previous poll published by Ipsos France, Ms Le Pen and Mr Macron were on 25 per cent in the first round, comfortably ahead of of Mr Fillon, in third place, who was expected to receive 17.5 per cent. Le Pen said in a radio interview with France Info that Trump may have been swayed by his administration to change his mind. Polls show Le Pen is not likely to win the runoff.

Business Rouhani inaugurates phases 17&18 of South Pars gas field
Author: 0 Rouhani inaugurates phases 17&18 of South Pars gas field

Qatar in early April announced that it was lifting the moratorium on the North Dome after 12 years, aiming to increase the gas and gas condensate output by 10 percent (400,000 barrels per day of oil equivalent). The Rouhani administration accelerated the development of South Pars in an effort to draw level with Qatar in gas production from the joint field. The president was welcomed by petroleum minister, Bijan Zanganeh, and senior managers of pars oil and gas company (POGC).

Author: 0 Protesters around country call for Trump to release tax returns

Violent clashes were the exception during the largely peaceful demonstrations, but in Berkeley, California, police arrested 13 people, and confiscated knives and makeshift weapons after fistfights broke out between factions that support and oppose Trump.