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by | March 24, 2018 | 17:31

It exists in many different models and varieties all over the world, but the US hasn't always been offered the hatchback version. A premium system adds an 800-wat 8-speaker JBL sound system with navigation and more. Additional seals in the body panel gaps provide additional noise insulation and enhance air sealing performance, while aero fins in the tail lights reduce wind noise.

by | March 24, 2018 | 17:22

Bitcoin fell after one of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges was said to face a government warning in Japan, heightening concern that increased regulatory scrutiny will curb demand for digital assets. The Yomiuri ShimbunThe Financial Services Agency on Friday warned virtual currency exchange operator Binance to suspend its Japanese operations. Binance's CEO, Zhao Changpeng, confirmed the company is in receipt of the warning letter and is in dialogue with the agency.

by | March 24, 2018 | 17:16

In a recently amended SEC IPO filing , Spotify disclosed they detected "instances of approximately two million users" using hacked apps to dodge ads on their platform as of December 31, 2017. Total number of content-hours streamed for the year will take a hit too, dropping from 40.3 billion hours of streaming to 39.8 billion - a 1.2% drop.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:40

Firm LT growth rate is estimated as 1%. With its stock up almost 50% year to date, memory-chip maker Micron Technology (MU) will need a positive fiscal second-quarter earnings report to keep the momentum going. On Thursday, Shares of Micron Technology Inc ( NASDAQ: MU ) -3.52% and ended its trading session at $58.92. Its shares fell initially in late trading by 8%, but quickly recouped a large part of that loss.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:36

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Martin D. Sass decreased its stake in State Str Corp (STT) by 52.25% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. They expect $2.71 EPS, up 29.05% or $0.61 from last year's $2.1 per share. AAPL's profit will be $13.75 billion for 15.50 P/E if the $2.71 EPS becomes a reality.

by | March 24, 2018 | 15:00

The stock decreased 0.29% or $4.65 during the last trading session, reaching $1581.86. At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $833.50 but made a 89.79% recovery since then. D Scott Neal has 125 shares. Amg National Trust Natl Bank stated it has 4,487 shares. Vestor Capital LLC raised its stake in shares of Amazon .com by 10.1% in the 2nd quarter.

by | March 24, 2018 | 15:03

Starting with the education department, Sisodia said, 27 schemes and programmes of Directorate of Education were included in current year's outcome budget with a total of 153 output and outcome indicators. Rs 53 crores allocated for Mukhyamantri Teerth Yatra. In the Delhi budget 2018-19, Rs 2190 crore has been allocated to the power department. The government has allocated Rs 175 crore estimates amount to this end.

by | March 24, 2018 | 13:53

Many factors have left the Pound to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate more appealing this week, such as hopes for a smooth Brexit process, higher United Kingdom wage growth and the hawkish effect these have had on Bank of England (BoE) interest rate hike bets.

by | March 24, 2018 | 12:39

Trump also announced tariffs earlier this month on imported steel and aluminum, triggering alarm among traders and GOP lawmakers opposed to protectionist trade policies. The S&P 500 has dropped 1.9% to 2661.04, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has tumbled 2.2% to 24,147.77. The spending plan caps a week that saw indices weighed down by more concerns about a brewing trade war and losses in tech shares after Facebook ( FB ) came under fire.

by | March 24, 2018 | 12:31

The Home Office said Thursday that competitors for the contract were told of the government's decision Wednesday night. While pro-Brexit MP Bill Cash said the decision was incorrect symbolically, chief executive of anti-Brexit campaign group Best for Britain Eloise Todd termed the irony as "unreal".

by | March 24, 2018 | 12:00

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( Opec ) said on Wednesday its members and allies achieved record compliance in February to their deal to cut global supplies, lifting the market. There have already been warnings-from the IEA, no less-that with Venezuela's steady oil production decline, the market could even swing into a deficit before the year's end-and that's despite the booming shale oil production in the United States.

by | March 24, 2018 | 11:28

The storm dropped about 8 to 12 inches of snow overall in central areas, while some eastern areas saw up to 16 inches. Counties in the winter storm watch include Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Kandiyohi, Meeker, Renville, Swift and Yellow Medicine.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:40

The Volvo vehicle was in self-driving mode, however a human backup driver was at the wheel when the incident occurred. Just before the video stops, the driver looks upward toward the road and suddenly looks shocked. "This safety driver was not doing any safety monitoring", said Missy Cummings, a Duke University engineering professor who has testified about the dangers of self-driving technology .

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:42

Higher rates could also lead to portfolio rebalancing by worldwide investors . Taken together, the Fed's actions and forecasts Wednesday suggest a belief that the economy remains sturdy even almost nine years after the Great Recession ended.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:22

The cloud-storage specialist, which made an initial public offering of 36 million Class A shares, was looking to raise $756 million through the IPO. We also generated positive free cash flow of $137.4 million and $305.0 million in 2016 and 2017, respectively, compared to negative free cash flow of $63.9 million in 2015.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:15

Instead of returning to a truck, like in the most recent patent, these drones would operate without human assistance. Depending on your response, the machine could release the parcel it's carrying, change its flight path to avoid crashing, ask a question, or cancel the delivery.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:15

Earlier today, Elon Musk , CEO of Tesla and SpaceX , responded to Brian Acton's tweet and playfully asked, " What's Facebook? ". The development happened during an exchange on Twitter when Musk referenced an article by The Verge about Sonos pulling ads off of Facebook for a week.

by | March 24, 2018 | 09:26

The Senate overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan bill Wednesday afternoon that increases penalties on websites that knowingly facilitate sex trafficking. Congress has given overwhelming approval to legislation created to thwart sex trafficking by holding accountable online sites that facilitate the crime.

by | March 24, 2018 | 08:59

She was at first offered a $1,000 travel voucher, but it was bumped up to $10,000 when she asked for a cash refund. The airline also awarded her two $10 meal vouchers. "They really do not want to give me cash". Given that she paid about $163 for her ticket without taxes and fees, she could have gotten a United payout of about $652.

by | March 24, 2018 | 08:58

But he says, even if he fails to save Toys "R" Us, his company has been ahead of the curve when it comes to the shift from bricks and mortar stores to digital, and remains confident in its future. He started selling baby furniture in a store called Children's Bargain Town in Washington, D.C. But he quickly expanded to selling toys. The company has lost $2.5 billion since 2012, the last time it posed a full-year profit.

by | March 24, 2018 | 08:51

The bigger dimensions provide a bigger interior and more cargo space. There will be some new trim lines, including Atmosphere and the Elegance, as well as the more familiar R-Line model, although exact United Kingdom specifications have yet to be confirmed.

by | March 24, 2018 | 08:16

Assembly speaker Robin Vos said he hasn't read the decision, which was issued orally, but believes the judge interjected her own opinion into the process. Walker has refused, saying it would be a waste of money to call the elections ahead of the regularly scheduled election in November. Regardless of when their special elections occur, both vacant seats will be up for election again in November.

by | March 24, 2018 | 07:38

Fishing nets make up a huge portion of the garbage patch, accounting for at least 49-percent of the mass. Microplastics , meanwhile, make up about 8-percent of the mass, clocking in at a huge 94-percent of the approximately 1.8 trillion pieces of floating ocean plastic.

by | March 23, 2018 | 22:37

Tencent has now lost more than $51 billion in market value in two days, having fallen 5 percent on Thursday - its steepest in over six weeks. These are just three of the 600 companies that Tencent has invested in. Recent notable developments include plans to invest RMB 3 billion (almost US$ 474 million) in Chinese online gaming firm Shanda Games, a 17.7-million-pound investment (almost US$ 25 million) in British game developer Frontier Developments, and a 2016 investment of US$ 8.6 ...

by | March 23, 2018 | 22:31

And people are even more susceptible to scams this year because of confusion about the new tax law. The IRS said these scammers often change caller ID numbers to make it look like the IRS or another legitimate agency is calling, and they often have private information about the intended victim to make the call sound official.

by | March 23, 2018 | 22:08

Sam Vokes weighed in with a brace either side of the break and Harry Wilson also got on the scoresheet in a big win to kick off the China Cup. There was no doubt who was the star attraction at the Guangxi Sports Center as a huge roar greeted Bale's first touch.

by | March 23, 2018 | 20:52

The government would spend Rs 5 lakh for school managing committees to strengthen libraries, arts and education. 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.

by | March 23, 2018 | 20:51

After the case was transferred to the Delhi high court bench of justices Sanjiv Khanna and Chander Shekhar it was heard on a day-to-day basis. Around a couple of months ago, President Ram Nath Kovind had ordered disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs following the Election Commission's recommendation, which alleged the MLAs had "flouted the principles of Natural Justice".

by | March 23, 2018 | 20:30

It was the talk among hikers at Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest in Washington state. Detectives searched the home on May 28, 2015, and found multiple files with child pornography on at least two devices and other files allegedly linking Lunsford to the case.

by | March 23, 2018 | 20:13

It would raise the rates of Port Authority employees at John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia airports to $13.60 per hour in September and incrementally increase it to $19 per hour by September 2023. "Employees at Port Authority-operated airports in NY already got a raise as a result of the increase in the minimum wage in NY". Numerous workers covered are contractors or subcontractors to the airlines, terminal operators, and concessionaires.

by | March 22, 2018 | 03:19

The stock decreased 0.95% or $1.17 during the last trading session, reaching $121.93. NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) has risen 24.67% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. Css Ltd Liability Co Il accumulated 0.04% or 13,700 shares. Pacifica Cap Invs Lc holds 14.6% or 521,456 shares. Gsa Cap Partners Ltd Liability Partnership owns 133,270 shares.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:24

Wafra Investment Advisory Group Inc sold 264 shares as Priceline.Com Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Motley Fool Wealth Ltd reported 2.15% in Booking Holdings Inc. Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) has risen 44.63% since March 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.93% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:PCLN) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, January 4 by Needham.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:17

Kate Middleton isn't a monochromatic duchess after all. While Kate usually sticks to a fairly neutral palette of navy , cream, and florals (with the odd pop of hot pink), she opted for a bold and fresh green look for her latest appearance.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:17

Dutch-born Spierings noted that he is at the outside of the usual CEO tenure of five to seven years, having taken the role in 2011. In an interview with the Herald past year, he said he wasn't looking to move on just yet, saying, "I have seen many CEOs who have been in companies like Fonterra for a very long time".

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:02

Following several highl publicized pet-related incidents, United Airlines has stopped accepting reservations for its PetSafe service until it completes an internal investigation of the program. United Airlines announced Tuesday that its PetSafe program for transporting animals as cargo is suspended, pending a review of the service. "We have learned that the customer did tell the flight attendant that there was a dog in the carrier", United said in a statement after that incident, ...