Friday November 16-th, 2018

Justice Department Moves To Ban Bump Stocks Justice Department Moves To Ban Bump Stocks

President Donald Trump says his administration will "BAN" bump stock devices that "turn legal weapons into illegal machines". A long controversial firearm accessory, the devices use the recoil action of a semi-automatic firearm to speed the pa...

Amazon delivery drones will spot a warm welcome Amazon delivery drones will spot a warm welcome

The types of human interactions with the unmanned aerial vehicle could include a combination of human gestures recognizable by the vehicle. As amusing as the illustrations in the patent may be, it's also an indicator of a possible future where ther...

Elon Mask Deletes SpaceX, Tesla Pages Amid #deletefacebook Challenge Elon Mask Deletes SpaceX, Tesla Pages Amid #deletefacebook Challenge

Friday, Musk also made fun of Sonos for not being as committed as he was to the anti-Facebook cause after the connected-speaker maker said it would pull ads from the platform - but only for a week. The business magnate seemed to be taking a stanc...

Poor urban design could be at fault for Uber driverless vehicle crash Poor urban design could be at fault for Uber driverless vehicle crash

Even though the video appeared dark, King said there was likely more visibility than the footage suggested and noted that the darkness should not affect the car's detection abilities. Sylvia Moir, the police chief in Tempe , told the San F...

US Senate Sends Sex Trafficking Bill to Trump US Senate Sends Sex Trafficking Bill to Trump

Law enforcement has lobbied for years for such a law, an effort which resulted in part from a crackdown on backpage.com, the second largest USA classified ad service and which is used for sex advertising . Rob Portman (R-Ohio) told a series of whop...

DC woman gets $10000 voucher from United after being bumped from flight DC woman gets $10000 voucher from United after being bumped from flight

After no one took the offer, Preiss was allegedly bumped. Washington Dulles International gate agents originally offered her $1,000 in travel credits, but bumped her voucher up to $10,000 when she asked for cash, Priess told NBC . "They are kickin...

Toys R Us employees in Florence faced with uncertainty Toys R Us employees in Florence faced with uncertainty

The New Jersey-based company disclosed the timeline during a bankruptcy court hearing on Tuesday, the Bergen County Record reported. The company had about $5 billion in long-term debt when it filed for bankruptcy in September . When it emerged in ...

New Volkswagen Touareg finally debuts with bold styling New Volkswagen Touareg finally debuts with bold styling

Here's everything vehicle buyers need to know about the 2018 Volkswagen Touareg . It's expected to cost around £50,000 when it arrives in the United Kingdom this summer. It's lower to the ground than before though, sitting 7mm beneath the previous...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Dorsey is actively working on adapting its Square payment platform so that it can accept Bitcoins. The Twitter executive went on to say that the transition would happen " probably over ten years, but it could go faster ". Launched in January 2009...

Judge Tells Scott Walker He Can't Block Special Elections in Wisconsin Judge Tells Scott Walker He Can't Block Special Elections in Wisconsin

Democrats accused the governor of not calling new contests for fear of more upsets after a presumed-to-be-safe Republican seat was flipped in an earlier special election . "We have nobody representing the interests of our Senate district right now...

Great Pacific Garbage Patch Much Larger Than Believed Great Pacific Garbage Patch Much Larger Than Believed

The Giant Pacific Garbage Patch, a collection of plastic, floating trash located halfway between Hawaii and California , has grown to more than 600,000 square miles, a study published on Thursday finds. The study, which was conducted by ...

United States existing home sales bounce back after two months of… United States existing home sales bounce back after two months of…

Sales of existing homes bounced back in February after two months of declines , boosted by big gains in the South and West, according to U.S. industry figures released Wednesday. February existing-home sales in the Northeast tumbled 12.3% to an annu...

American tourists killed in helicopter crash in Australia American tourists killed in helicopter crash in Australia

Peter and Sue Hensel were newlyweds enjoying their Australian honeymoon when the helicopter they were in crashed into waters near Queensland's Whitsunday Islands, killing them and injuring three others on board. The helicopter eventually sank a...

South Africa's Naspers cashes in $10bn Tencent stake South Africa's Naspers cashes in $10bn Tencent stake

While that figure sure sounds impressive it actually only represents about 2 percent of Tencent's issued share capital. Tencent Holdings lost nearly $20 billion from its market value on Thursday after the Chinese internet giant missed quarter...

Liberty Tax: Millions in unclaimed refunds await collection Liberty Tax: Millions in unclaimed refunds await collection

The IRS stressed that it does not initiate contact with taxpayers by email, text messages or social media to request personal or financial information. "You really have to be leery of any cold calls", said Reed. The Indiana Department of Revenue ...

Bale Becomes Wales' All-Time Record Scorer Bale Becomes Wales' All-Time Record Scorer

Bale's hat-trick in Wales' 6-0 win over China in the China Cup saw him reach 29 global goals, one more than Liverpool legend Ian Rush .When asked where the record ranks in his illustrious career, Bale said: "It is right up there, maybe as the...

Delhi government brings out Outcome Budget Delhi government brings out Outcome Budget

Rs 6729 crore is allocated for the health sector. The chief minister congratulated Sisodia for presenting a "splendid budget". There is a lot for poor people, women, middle class and students. There is also subsidy for restaurants who will use elec...

Delhi HC quashes President's order disqualifying AAP MLAs Delhi HC quashes President's order disqualifying AAP MLAs

Delhi High Court gives justice to people. The court said the poll panel 's recommendaton on January 19 was vitiated because of the failure to give the MLAs an oral hearing or opportunity to address their argument on merits. The Election Commissi...

Chesapeake man pleads guilty to sharing child pornography Chesapeake man pleads guilty to sharing child pornography

Hikers and forest service officials had long held that an illegal cabin existed in the forest, but it wasn't until November 2016 that a Washington Department of Natural Resources employee managed to find it. "On all four walls were framed pictures of...

Port Authority Board Approves Minimum Wage Increase for Airport Workers Port Authority Board Approves Minimum Wage Increase for Airport Workers

Workers for contractors at Newark Airport, who earn less than workers at LaGuardia and Kennedy airports, were the biggest winners. Workers at the two NY airports would earn $13.60 this September, which would increase to $15.60 in September 2019.

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) sticks nearly -2.85% in last 5 trades The Coca-Cola Company (KO) sticks nearly -2.85% in last 5 trades

The Coca-Cola Company (KO ) stock price tumbled -0.22% to finalize at $43.36 throughout previous buying and selling session. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. MURPHY JOHN sold $631,572 worth of stock or 14,129 shares. The Coca-Cola Com...

Spierings Case Shows Excessive CEO Pay Isn't Justified Spierings Case Shows Excessive CEO Pay Isn't Justified

Malcolm said. He said Mr Spierings had made an "extraordinary" contribution in his almost-seven year tenure in the job and Mr Spierings said he would look forward to focusing on a "better world but not a bigger job". Fonterra has reduced the carryi...

Mesa Airlines Announces Career Path Program for Pilots with United Airlines Mesa Airlines Announces Career Path Program for Pilots with United Airlines

PetSafe is United Airlines' specially designed program for transporting animals that are not eligible to travel in the aircraft cabin. "We are excited to announce this opportunity for our pilots, which will allow them to participate in a program t...

General Mills (GIS) PT Set at $61.00 by Susquehanna Bancshares General Mills (GIS) PT Set at $61.00 by Susquehanna Bancshares

General Mills, Inc . (NYSE: GIS ) is worth US$28.66 Billion and has recently fallen -0.56% to US$49.93. Kellogg crashed 4%. Kraft Heinz lost 1.55%, hitting its worst levels since August 2015, while Campbell Soup sank 3% to a 4-year low.

Tesla is rallying after shareholders approve Elon Musk's compensation (TSLA) Tesla is rallying after shareholders approve Elon Musk's compensation (TSLA)

The Silicon Valley company has been facing pressure on multiple fronts, from a cash crunch and production delays to increasing competition from rivals, as well as growing concern that Musk is distracted by too many projects. Large stock awards can ...

  • Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    The family of an Indonesian man killed in a Lion Air jet crash is suing Boeing , alleging that the accident may have been caused by a problem with the flight-control system in its...

  • Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    All you need to get your hands on the best deals from major retailers is quick fingers, most importantly, knowledge about when exactly the sales will drop, so that you're the first...

  • Flybe up for sale

    Flybe up for sale

    The airline had previously planned to merge with FTSE 250 transport services provider Stobart Group ( LON:STOB ), before the deal was abandoned earlier this year. Chief executive C...

  • Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Bunnings Warehouse, a national chain of almost 300 stores, may not have expected it, but the effort to dispense culinary advice as if it were home fix led to a countrywide meltd...

  • House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    Most of the other leadership races were uncontested and decided on a voice vote. Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise, who was shot past year during practice for the annual Congression...

  • Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    The online event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. After rumors swirled at the start of 2018 over a reborn Honda Passport, the brand has confirmed the nameplate's revival. Shortly after dis...

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