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Uber lost more than $2 billion a year ago

Uber did not provide specific first quarter figures to Bloomberg , which released the results in an interview , but a company spokeswoman said they "seem to be in line with expectations". Uber's losses, he says, also don't "account for employee sto...

Apple may team up with Foxconn to bid for Toshiba's chip business

The Cupertino-based company is reportedly looking to invest several billion dollars to acquire a more than 20% stake, which would enable Toshiba to maintain a partial stake in order to the business both under United States and Japanese control.

Scott Pruitt touts anti-environment agenda from a coal mine

But Pruitt's visit to a mine as the EPA's leader also generated outrage for area environmental groups. The Republican-controlled Congress was on spring break, but that hardly deterred President Trump and Scott Pruitt, his Environmental Protection A...

British woman fatally stabbed by Palestinian in Jerusalem during Passover

Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims are visiting the Holy City this weekend, as Christians continue to mark Holy Week and the Easter weekend, and Jewish celebration of Passover continues. Tamimi suffers from "personal, mental, or moral hardship", acco...

Activists to use Tax Day to tell Trump: Show us your returns

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says people will be questioning Trump's motives for pushing tax reform as he hides his tax returns . Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles SchumerTrump says he still wants to tackle healthcare before mo...

BSE Sensex recovers 155 points in late morning trade

The S&P BSE Sensex, which opened at 29,630.06 points, closed at 29,788.35 points from its previous day's close at 29,575.74 points. "The rupee reversing some of its losses and approaching Infosys Q4 results propped up IT stocks". The rupee was tradin...

Wells claws back $75 million from top execs in sales scandal

Last year, Wells Fargo was caught creating millions of unauthorized accounts to meet unrealistically high sales goals. The 110-page report prepared by four of the bank's independent directors and by independent law firm Shearman & Sterling cited ...

Penn Station train tracks fixed but not for morning commute

Christie told Coscia, the Amtrak chairman, that he has "directed NJ Transit to cease making any payments to Amtrak under the agreement until there has been a thorough and independent examination of the tracks, signals, switches and other equipmen...

Adidas taps new manufacturing method to take 3D-printed shoes mainstream

The Silicon Valley-based company creates 3D products by blasting liquid with light, which Adidas says will allow it to operate on "a completely different manufacturing scale". If you believe the hype, the 3D-printed vehicle may play a role in the a...

Chinese shares post rising streak over new economic zone plan

Xiongan is part of a planned megaregion called Jing-Jin-Ji comprising Beijing, Tianjin, and the Hebei Province. As of Thursday, all 10 counties in Xiongan New Area and neighboring regions had launched new home purchase policies to stop speculative ...

California governor: Drought over, conservation must go on

Brown also said the need for conservation continued. The governor lifted four drought-related executive orders from 2014 and 2015 and rescinded two emergency proclamations from 2014 in all 58 counties that required 25 percent savings, with the exce...

Pakistans Misbah-ul-Haq announces retirement from worldwide cricket

Since taking over the captaincy in the wake of an global spot-fixing scandal in 2010, Misbah - who is now the oldest worldwide cricketer - has led Pakistan in 53 Tests, winning 24, losing 18 and drawing 11. Since taking over the captaincy in the wa...

Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) Gross Margin Score in Focus

Foundry Partners LLC's holdings in Brandywine Realty Trust were worth $14,412,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 5,647,604 shares of the company's stock valued at $93,242,000 after buying an additional 945,40...

Taser Rebrands As Axon, Offers Police Body Cameras

And the prospect of having more police departments sign on after their yearlong trial probably isn't a bad look either. Axon, formerly TASER International, announced Tuesday it's offering cameras, tech support and storage to the hundreds of thous...

GM leads March sales in Canada as automakers report record month

The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $38.15. Weatherstone Mngmt holds 0.14% of its portfolio in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 6,065 shares. The stock was sold at an average price of $35.38, for a total ...

White House says Trump to sign broadband privacy repeal

The new rules would enable Internet service providers such as Verizon , Comcast and AT&T , to mine information they had collected from the browsing activity of their consumers for highly targeted advertising, an $83 billion market now dominated...

Nationwide Recall For Mylan's EpiPen Over Potential Defect

Mylan said both reported failures included devices, manufactured between December 2015 and July 2016, that were already included in the original recall. The company's CEO had to testify in front of Congress over the hike. Mylan was also fined $465...

US Market Indexes Report Losses for March

Eastern Time. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 3 points, or 2 per cent, to 2,364. NASDAQ 100 index gained 9.47 points or 0.17 percent to close at 5,439.74. In company news, shares in sportswear giant Lululemon (NYSE: LULU) plummeted 19% in pre-...

Back to burgers: Carl's Jr. ditches bikini-clad ads

Carl's Jr. may be more well-known for their over-the-top ads featuring scantily clad women posing suggestively with burgers than they are for their actual food. It was time for the company to evolve, said Norcross, whose company has been making ads f...

OPEC, non-cartel nations may extend oil cut another 6 months

The final statement called for a technical group and for the OPEC Secretariat to "review the oil market conditions and revert to the Joint OPEC/Non-OPEC Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) in April, 2017 regarding the extension of the voluntary p...

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China dings Medtronic over Taiwan reference

USA -based hotel corporation Marriott International, who categorized Chinese territories as countries in a mail questionnaire, was ordered to remove all related content from its w...

East Coast locked in wickedly cold weekend of subzero temps

By the time the storm reaches the ocean waters east of Long Island and eastern New England on Thursday, it will be explosively intensifying. Scattered fatalities were reported ,...

Price of gas up by 15 cents

The national average price for regular unleaded was $2.49, AAA said, down a half-cent over the week. In Rhode Island, gas is four cents above the national average of $2.49, whi...

Storm system brings snow, ice to Florida

Winter Storm Grayson caused small flurries to fall in the notoriously warm state, putting a total of 0.1 inches of snow on the ground, reports Time . The coating of white stuff ov...

Fired Engineer Says Google Discriminated Based on His 'Male Gender,' 'Caucasian Race'

Damore was sacked from Google, and while many people cheered this move, some conservative onlookers claimed the engineer actually had a legal case against the tech giant. Go...

China's Geely buying stake in Mack Trucks' parent company

They did not disclose the value of the transaction, which makes Geely Volvo's largest owner by capital and the second biggest by voting rights after investment firm Industrivarde...

Obama beats Trump in America's Most Admired Man poll

However, a quarter of those surveyed failed to name any man or woman who they admired, while 10% of people opted to nominate a friend or family member. Billy Graham, U.S. Sen. Wh...

Coinbase Investigates Insider Trading Following Launch Of Bitcoin Cash

In the meantime, Coinbase launched an internal probe of insider trading in the run-up to Tuesday's launch. As the announcement was published, the price of Bitcoin Cash spiked...

Give the Christmas Spirit at a Red Kettle Near You!

The 1 percent drop, however, compares favorably with the previous year, when donations declined by 10 percent. With one week left, The Salvation Army, is hoping Calgarians can co...

Introducing Snooze to Give You More Control Of Your News Feed

The new " Snooze' feature differs from the existing option to Unfollow because it allows you to see your friends posts again after 30 days, without manual interaction". Chamath Pa...

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Starbucks Partners with Alibaba in Opening AR Roastery

Starbucks Partners with Alibaba in Opening AR Roastery

On Tuesday, Starbucks opened the 30,000-square-foot Starbucks Reserve Roastery Shanghai. Customers at this attractive outlet settled on the West Nanjing Road shopping strip, now c...

Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator

Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator

Uber's chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi (pictured) explained in a release that the hackers found 57 million names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers, in which around...

Sonia: 'Arrogant' govt has cast dark shadow on Parliamentary democracy

Sonia: 'Arrogant' govt has cast dark shadow on Parliamentary democracy

Assembly polls are due to be held in Gujarat in two phases on December 9 nd 14. "The government is forcefully trying to change history of modern India by erasing contributions...

Nearly 300 MS-13 Gang Members Arrested in Nationwide Bust

Nearly 300 MS-13 Gang Members Arrested in Nationwide Bust

Ninety-three of 214 arrestees are charged with federal or state criminal offenses and will face prison time in the United States, said Derek Benner, the deputy executive associat...

State's October unemployment rate down to 4.7 percent

State's October unemployment rate down to 4.7 percent

The statewide figures put Nebraska in good company among states with the country's lowest unemployment rates. But she adds not all communities and regions of the state are benefiti...