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The first fatality involving an autonomous vehicle, which took place in Arizona and killed a woman crossing the street at night, shows that at the current stage, it is better to run such a auto in an environment it is familiar with, said a local smart auto agent.
  • Evacuations Underway as Southern California Preps For 'Biggest Storm this Season'

    Evacuations Underway as Southern California Preps For 'Biggest Storm this Season'

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    Evacuations are underway for thousands of California residents this week as the biggest storm of the season is expected to drop significant rainfall. There were no initial reports of flooding or debris flows, but Santa Barbara County spokeswoman Suzanne Grimmesey said forecasters warned that rainfall was expected to intensify later in the morning.
  • $2.66 EPS Expected for The Boeing Company (BA)

    $2.66 EPS Expected for The Boeing Company (BA)

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    The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) gross margin percentage stands at 18.6% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 11 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 8.8 Percent. ( NYSE:HD ), 24 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 35% are positive. Facebook had 240 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
  • What does Facebook data sharing mean for you?

    What does Facebook data sharing mean for you?

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    In a almost 1,000-word-long Facebook post , the firm's co-founder went to great lengths to explain how he'd already fixed all the problems that led to the unauthorised use of data from 50 million Americans by a political consultancy working for Donald Trump .
  • Starbucks Debuts 'Crystal Ball Frappuccino' For Limited Time

    Starbucks Debuts 'Crystal Ball Frappuccino' For Limited Time

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    It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Northern Trust Corp raised its position in shares of Starbucks by 5.2% in the 2nd quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 13,889,820 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $809,917,000 after buying an additional 13,452,551 shares in the last quarter.
  • Spotify reveals staggering number of people stealing Premium benefits

    Spotify reveals staggering number of people stealing Premium benefits

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    Earlier this month, Spotify confirmed that it had begun cracking down on use of unauthorized apps, created to circumvent the limitations of Spotify's free service. Users evading ads still cost Spotify money, as the company pays a (small) amount to the artist for every stream of their song. The direct listing will let investors and employees sell shares without the firm raising new capital, and without having to hire a Wall Street bank or broker to underwrite the offering.
  • US Postal Service unveils 'Forever' stamp honoring Mr. Rogers

    US Postal Service unveils 'Forever' stamp honoring Mr. Rogers

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    Beyond the star's clothing items, you can find the entryway and living room set that Mister Rogers walked through to begin each show, King Friday XIII's Castle and much more. "He shaped generations with his kindness and compassion". Starting Friday, March 23, The U.S. Postal Service is selling the Mister Rogers stamp. Paul Siefken , president and CEO of the Fred Rogers Company , said he couldn't think of "a better tribute to Fred and his legacy".
  • After education and health successes, AAP govt unveils green budget

    After education and health successes, AAP govt unveils green budget

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    It also promised implementation of doorstep delivery of government services by June 15, and Rs 1,500 crore for infrastructure development in unauthorised colonies. The Delhi government has allocated Rs 175 crore for the objective. "An outlay of Rs 100 crore is proposed for this scheme", he said. First response vehicle will also be launched from East Delhi with 16 bike ambulances Sisodia said, adding Rs 403 crore will be allocated for setting up "mohalla" and poly clinics in the national capital.
  • Firefighters remain at scene of major blaze in Glasgow city centre

    Firefighters remain at scene of major blaze in Glasgow city centre

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    More than 120 firefighters tackled the flames after the alarm was raised at 8.20am. A probe into the fire is ongoing but it is not believed to be suspicious at this time. It was initially feared that the fire could spread to the 114-year-old Pavilion Theatre, but firefighters said they made saving the building a priority and it was largely untouched.
  • Stock Showing Surging Activity: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

    Stock Showing Surging Activity: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

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    Several research analysts have issued reports on the company. Vetr upgraded shares of Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The total volume of 50.94 Million shares held in the session was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 48775.87 shares.
  • Asian stocks tumble amid US-China trade war fears

    Asian stocks tumble amid US-China trade war fears

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    The major U.S. indices also saw a marked drop overnight, with the U.S. Dow Jones Industrial Average declining by two-point-93 percent, Standard and Poor's 500 by two-point-52 percent, and the Nasdaq Composite by two-point-43 percent. The yield on 10-year Treasuries fell one basis point to 2.81 per cent. Japan's 10-year yield declined one basis point to 0.033 per cent. Australia's 10-year yield fell four basis points to 2.667 per cent.
  • International Friendly Report: Germany v Spain 23 March 2018

    International Friendly Report: Germany v Spain 23 March 2018

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    On Tuesday, Germany will encounter Brazil and Spain host Argentina for the next test match. "There was a good intensity to the game, it was a test in which we were able to learn a lot", said Loew. Germany are extremely fast and strong. With the tournament in Russian Federation less than three months away, a match between the two previous world champions at the Esprit Arena always looked a blue-chip affair and the game mostly lived up to the billing.
  • Futures drop on trade war fears

    Futures drop on trade war fears

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    However, the tariffs will only be implemented after a consultation window that allows China to respond. And just as the tariffs are sinking in, investors' pessimism is rising as a key figure leaves the Trump team... The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the benchmark S&P 500 indexes swung between gains and losses in a choppy session, but the Nasdaq Composite stayed firmly in the red.
  • Made in France? Britain's next passport won't be made in UK

    Made in France? Britain's next passport won't be made in UK

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    A Dutch-French company will print them instead. De La Rue , which has been designing and producing British passports under a 10-year contract worth -400 million ($566 million), said in a statement it was disappointed with the result of the tender process and would consider an appeal.
  • The First Pacific Rim 2 Reviews Are Here

    The First Pacific Rim 2 Reviews Are Here

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    You don't need to have seen 2013's Pacific Rim , directed by newly minted Oscar victor Guillermo del Toro , to get what's going on in this one. Pacific Rim: Uprising will be an excellent choice not just for lovers of the monster movie genre but film fans in general, there are some nods to classic Godzilla/Ultraman films for the keen eyed and a plot all the family can enjoy.
  • Steve Wynn has started selling his shares in Wynn Resorts

    Steve Wynn has started selling his shares in Wynn Resorts

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    It has underperformed by 43.62% the S&P500. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc increased its stake in Wynn Resorts Ltd (WYNN) by 1.08% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Even though Wynn resigned as CEO earlier this year, MA law requires anyone who owns more than five percent of a casino company to pass a suitability test.
  • Bank of England holds rates, but May a done deal

    Bank of England holds rates, but May a done deal

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    No economist polled by Reuters expected the Bank of England to follow up on its rate hike in November - its first since 2007 - with a rate hike at its March meeting. Only a minority expected Saunders or McCafferty to vote for a rise. Hannah Maundrell, the Editor-in-Chief of money.co.uk said: "The base rate may have remained the same today, however borrowers and savers should remain alert".
  • Why Does the Fed Keep Hiking Interest Rates?

    Why Does the Fed Keep Hiking Interest Rates?

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    The Russell 2000 index of smaller companies gained 8.90 points, or 0.6 percent, to 1,579.30. The US dollar extended losses in Asia yesterday after the Fed stuck to its target for interest rate hikes this year, but fresh fears of a trade war hit equity markets as US President Donald Trump prepared fresh sanctions on China.
  • Dropbox Surges in Much-Awaited Market Debut

    Dropbox Surges in Much-Awaited Market Debut

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    The pricing and surge of the IPO came amid a backdrop of a volatile broader market and a pummeling of tech stocks. Now that it is a public company, it is expected that Dropbox will be pressured to start turning a profit. That represents just over 40 percent growth from the initial price, and gives the company a valuation of over $12.5 billion. Drew Houston is not your typical chief executive.
  • Justice Department to ban bump stocks

    Justice Department to ban bump stocks

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    Sessions's proposal involves amending Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives regulations that would categorize bump stocks under the federal definition of a machine gun . Bump stocks are devices that can be installed onto semiautomatic rifles, accelerating the gunfire . Weapons classified as machine guns are grandfathered and may be kept if they were legally possessed before the Gun Control Act of 1968 was passed.
  • Amazon Delivery Drones Will Soon Understand Your Angry Shouting and Fly Away

    Amazon Delivery Drones Will Soon Understand Your Angry Shouting and Fly Away

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    Amazon's patent describes a system in which a drone could observe various human gestures or voice commands to help it make a delivery. Since unveiling its plans to develop an air delivery service, Amazon has applied for several ambitious patents which include the use of giant airships to serve as mobile, flying warehouses, and designs for drones that self destruct during an emergency.
  • Tesla and SpaceX just scrubbed their Facebook pages

    Tesla and SpaceX just scrubbed their Facebook pages

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    Elon Musk seemingly didn't know the companies he runs - Tesla ( TSLA ) and SpaceX - had Facebook (FB) pages . " Looks lame anyway ", Musk tweeted soon after, before pulling the SpaceX page as well. His fellow PayPal co-founder, Peter Thiel, sits on Facebook's board of directors. "Instagram's probably ok imo, so long as it stays fairly independent".
  • Uber SUV's sensors should have prevented deadly crash

    Uber SUV's sensors should have prevented deadly crash

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    Police in Tempe , Arizona, have chose to release videos shot by Uber's Volvo XC90 prototype as it struck and killed a pedestrian over the weekend. Just before the video stops, the driver looks upward toward the road and suddenly looks shocked. Autonomous cars used radar-based technology to detect pedestrians, motor vehicles, and any other obstruction on the road ahead.
  • True Story: $10000 Voucher From United Airlines

    True Story: $10000 Voucher From United Airlines

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    If nobody bites, they will kick off the lowest fare passenger by pulling them out of the boarding line. According to Preiss, United offered a $1,000 travel credit to anyone who volunteered to wait for another flight. United bumped up its free credit cap to $10,000 in 2017 after Dr. David Dao was beaten and injured while being removed from an overbooked flight.
  • Toys R Us founder dies just weeks after life's work collapses

    Toys R Us founder dies just weeks after life's work collapses

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    But instead of selling bikes, I would sell cribs, carriages, strollers, high chairs, everything for the baby. Lazarus' first toy-specific store opened in Rockville, Md.in 1957. Delighted manufacturers ran proposed products by his company before committing to wide-scale production, according to a 1986 article in Atlantic Monthly magazine, which called Lazarus "the person most responsible for loosening Santa's grip on the toy business".
  • It's the new Volkswagen Touareg!

    It's the new Volkswagen Touareg!

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    Comes with a new 2.0TSI turbocharged engine with 7-speed wet clutch direct shift gearbox, an output of 290PSI and a torque of 280Nm between 2,000 to 5,400RPM transferred via 4MOTION all-wheel drive system. Exterior designer Frank Bruse told Autocar: "The key difference is that we were allowed to do our own door panels - before we had to share with the Cayenne ".
  • Twitter CEO Sees Bitcoin Become World's

    Twitter CEO Sees Bitcoin Become World's "Single Currency" By 2028

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    And Fiona Cincotta, senior market analyst at City Index, told ShortList: "I think any suggestion that Bitcoin is going to become the only currency in 10 years are wildly exaggerated". "There are newer technologies that build off of blockchain and make it more approachable". But he believes that as soon as more people will own cryptocurrencies, "those things will go away".
  • Existing Home Sales Jump 3 Percent Despite Leaner Inventory

    Existing Home Sales Jump 3 Percent Despite Leaner Inventory

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    The industry group said the median existing-home price for all housing types in February was $241,700, up 5.9 percent from February 2017, when the median price was $228,200. Contract closings increased 3% month over month to a 5.54 million annual rate from an unrevised 5.38 million rate. Supply has declined for 33 straight months on a year-on-year basis.
  • Growth Analysis of Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

    Growth Analysis of Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

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    Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a company's earnings power. About 19.65M shares traded. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) has committed $10 million to a partnership with Closed Loop Partners to develop a cup that can be composted or recycled.
  • Dolls Up on Performance and Volatility Measure: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

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    Greenwood Gearhart Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $869.03B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.60% or $0.895 during the last trading session, reaching $33.595. The stock has "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, August 21. CMCSA attains analyst recommendation of 1.70 with week's performance of -5.11%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.89 earnings per share.
  • Naspers raises US$9.8 billion from Tencent stake sale

    Naspers raises US$9.8 billion from Tencent stake sale

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    Shares of Naspers were down about 5.7 per cent on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange at 1038 GMT. Naspers's quandary is similar to those faced by other companies that made hugely successful investments in technology start-ups that eventually overshadowed their operating businesses, such as the winning bets Yahoo! Recent notable developments include plans to invest RMB 3 billion (almost US$ 474 million) in Chinese online gaming firm Shanda Games, a 17.7-million-pound investment (almost US$ ...
  • Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) Shares Dip Under Moving Averages

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    The company has market cap of $62.99 billion. The stock increased 2.25% or $0.84 during the last trading session, reaching $38.14. About 888,665 shares traded. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 6.8 Billion and 6.44 Billion respectively. MDLZ's profit will be $907.27M for 17.07 P/E if the $0.61 EPS becomes a reality.
  • Boris Johnson likens Russian Federation hosting World Cup to Hitler's 1936 Olympics

    Boris Johnson likens Russian Federation hosting World Cup to Hitler's 1936 Olympics

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    What does he make of the comparison? The post UK's Johnson likens Putin's World Cup to 1936 Berlin Olympics appeared first on The Independent Uganda: . Polish President Andrzej Duda's office said he will be skipping the tournament's opening ceremony on June 14 in Moscow while Iceland's national broadcaster RUV said the foreign ministry was consulting with its "allies" about a joint diplomatic boycott.
  • Bale scores a hat-trick, breaks Rush's record

    Bale scores a hat-trick, breaks Rush's record

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    Liverpool legend Rush tweeted: "Get in @FAWales and to @GarethBale11 for a new record!" Wales midfielder Gareth Bale scored a hat-trick to become the country's top goalscorer in a 6-0 victory over China on Thursday that gave Ryan Giggs a winning start to life as an worldwide manager.
  • Senate passes bill to close Lincoln Hills

    Senate passes bill to close Lincoln Hills

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    Republicans who control the Senate and Assembly also appeared to reach a last-minute deal on a $100 million school safety package that the Senate was slated to approve late Tuesday on its last day in session this year. A 48-hour notice requirement deadline for schools to notify parents or guardians of students that the child was involved in a bullying incident. "We're going to do what we can do".
  • IShares Edge MSCI USA Size Factor (SIZE) Declines 0.84% for Mar 22

    IShares Edge MSCI USA Size Factor (SIZE) Declines 0.84% for Mar 22

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    In other words, the ratio provides insight into the profitability of a firm's assets. This ratio reveals how quick a company can turn it's assets into profits. The six month price index is calculated by dividing the current share price by the share price six months ago. The Volatility 6m is 22.064800. The Technology stock showed a change of 0.16% from opening and finally closed at $158.26 by scoring 0.11%.
  • The Bayer-Monsanto Merge Got The Green Light From The European Commission

    The Bayer-Monsanto Merge Got The Green Light From The European Commission

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    The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, August 19 by Citigroup. As per Friday, July 7, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Hm Payson Company holds 0.01% or 2,794 shares in its portfolio. The short interest to Monsanto Company's float is 1.62%. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky owns 48,182 shares.