Saturday February 16-th, 2019

J'can man claims US$298M Powerball jackpot J'can man claims US$298M Powerball jackpot

Johnson, who works as a truck driver, told CNN affiliate WABC . It wasn't until a couple of days later when a friend mentioned that the winning ticket had been sold at the Arnold Service Station that Johnson frequented that he went back to that ga...

Draghi Sounds Economic Alarm as Risks Tilt to Downside: Full Briefing Draghi Sounds Economic Alarm as Risks Tilt to Downside: Full Briefing

Draghi said after Thursday's policy meeting that risks to the 19 countries that use the euro had "moved to the downside", dropping language from December's meeting that risks were "broadly balanced between better and worse outcomes". The ECB has two ...

Ripple's (XRP) Q4 2018 Report Showcases Institutional Interest in 2018 Ripple's (XRP) Q4 2018 Report Showcases Institutional Interest in 2018

It said that it is "impossible to track the magnitude of this illiquidity without direct disclosures from Ripple , so we use a reasonable estimate". Wait what? Well, Messari says that is the case. In addition, 4.1 billion of tokens sold via XRP...

Weak Intel outlook stokes fears of a chip slowdown Weak Intel outlook stokes fears of a chip slowdown

Hrt Ltd Liability invested in 38,656 shares. Fire Grp Inc owns 40,000 shares. Corporate insiders own 0.03% of the company's stock. Active moving action has been spotted in Intel Corporation ( INTC ) on Thursday as stock is moving on change of 3...

Budweiser's New Super Bowl Commercial Celebrates Wind Power Budweiser's New Super Bowl Commercial Celebrates Wind Power

Budweiser's Copper Lager will also have a Super Bowl ad this year. "How many roads must a man walk down / Before you call him a man? / The answer, my friend, is blowin' in the wind /The answer is blowin' in the wind", Dylan sings as the wagon rolls...

Krispy Kreme Shows Some Valentine’s Day Love With ‘Candy Conversation Hearts’ Doughnuts Krispy Kreme Shows Some Valentine’s Day Love With ‘Candy Conversation Hearts’ Doughnuts

Conversation hearts sweets made by Necco will not be on store shelves this year because the company was sold last year and the new buyers did not have enough time to manufacture the sweets in time for Valentine's Day . (That last one is probably the...

Cutchogue farm recalls baby spinach, mesclun after Salmonella sample Cutchogue farm recalls baby spinach, mesclun after Salmonella sample

Whole Foods Market is recalling salads, pizza, sandwiches and wraps containing baby spinach sold at its stores in eight states due to the potential for salmonella contamination. Customers who purchased the products may bring a receipt to stores for...

Pompeo confronts U.N. Security Council on Venezuela Pompeo confronts U.N. Security Council on Venezuela

Venezuela's competing leaders - Guaido heads the National Assembly while Maduro succeeded the late President Hugo Chavez in 2013 - are vying for support in the streets and the military. 26, 2019. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, in a message p...

No-deal Brexit could see soldiers on border, says Leo Varadkar No-deal Brexit could see soldiers on border, says Leo Varadkar

Ireland was quick to dismiss the idea and the Today host has been under fire since for his "woeful ignorance" while others labelled the Brexit scenario "bizarre". "That's just not a serious position". "If that is the case then the only way to ...

Production prototype to debut in Geneva — Honda Urban EV Production prototype to debut in Geneva — Honda Urban EV

He further assured that EV hopes will see the cute little city vehicle rock the market this year. The 89th Geneva International Motor Show will take place between 7-17 of March. It shows a not so rounded design as compared to what will be released ...

10 passengers hospitalised after experiencing various symptoms on plane in Canada 10 passengers hospitalised after experiencing various symptoms on plane in Canada

Quebec City's ambulance service said it treated 12 people in the terminal of the Jean-Lesage International Airport. The airline has launched an own investigation into the incident. One passenger told Radio-Canada there was a large cloud of smoke i...

Get Out the Haggis, It's Burns Night! Get Out the Haggis, It's Burns Night!

On Jan. 25, Scots and 'Scots-at-heart- come together to honor Robert Burns , the man highly regarded as the national poet of Scotland. On Wednesday, the Louis Bay 2nd Library hosted an audience of all ages for a literal taste of Scottish culture w...

Norwegian shares sink as IAG ditches buyout plan Norwegian shares sink as IAG ditches buyout plan

IAG's shares turned positive after its statement, and were up 1.5 percent at 1305 GMT. The group - owner of British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, and Vueling - said at the time it revealed its holding that: "The minority investment is meant to estab...

Apollo Global to buy packaging group RPC for £3.3 billion Apollo Global to buy packaging group RPC for £3.3 billion

RPC confirmed that it was in talks with Apollo Global Management and Bain Capital in September 2018, terminating discussions with Bain two months later. RPC, which is Europe's largest plastic packaging maker, and employs around 25,000 people, annou...

Flight from Hawaii to NYC makes emergency landing after flight Attendant dies Flight from Hawaii to NYC makes emergency landing after flight Attendant dies

The Hawaiian Airlines Captain declared an emergency and landed the aircraft in San Francisco, where the plane had to wait on the runway for more than 2 hours waiting for the coroner to arrive. The crew member, whom the San Mateo County Coroner's offi...

Coast Guard Searching For Overboard Majesty Of The Seas Crew Member

The Coast Guard is searching for a crewmember from a cruise ship in the Atlantic Ocean off Florida. A crew member has gone overboard Majesty of the Seas which is operated by Royal Caribbean . "We've been in contact with the crew member's famil...

Unemployment rate falls as part-time work spikes Unemployment rate falls as part-time work spikes

The news has seen the Aussie dollar rally by as much as 0.33% to US$0.7168. And as the labour force survey released this week by the Office for National Statistics for Sept-Nov 2018 showed, there are now a record 32.53 million people in employment ...

Google purchases PV-generated power in Taiwan Google purchases PV-generated power in Taiwan

Internet giant Google announced January 16 it plans to build a pair of large-scale solar energy farms to supply electricity to its new data centers in Tennessee and northern Alabama. Due to the deployment of the panels, approximately 72 percent of ...

How Facebook tricked children into spending money on games How Facebook tricked children into spending money on games

In some cases, Facebook employees appeared to be aware children were spending money without realising it. Facebook employees knew this. Facebook, according to the full lawsuit, was encouraging game devs to build Facebook-hosted games that allowed c...

Food Pantry Helps TSA Agents During Federal Shutdown Food Pantry Helps TSA Agents During Federal Shutdown

There are federal laws about how the general public can make donations to TSA employees, but Shaver says that grocery store gift cards are a huge help and can be given in $20 increments without violating the administrations code of ethics. They under...

Senate Passes Bill to Re-Open Government

Schumer spokesman Justin Goodman said Democrats have made clear that "they will not support funding for the wall, prorated or otherwise". "The State of the Union is not planned", Speaker Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., said. LaGuardia Airport in NY and...

Oil prices slip as slowdown worries offset outlook for lower supply Oil prices slip as slowdown worries offset outlook for lower supply

Global oil markets are still well supplied thanks in part to a spike in United States output. Venezuelan oil is predominantly heavy crude, which requires extensive refining. "It will be costly for Venezuela but eventually they'll be able to sell ...

Green Growth officially makes public offer to acquire Aphria Green Growth officially makes public offer to acquire Aphria

CAD 2.8 billion, as per Green Growth's math, which values the shares of its own company higher as compared to the market value. As outlined in a December 27 release, Green Growth filed its offer to purchase all issued and outstanding shares of ...

Mark Zuckerberg once killed and served his own goat to Jack Dorsey Mark Zuckerberg once killed and served his own goat to Jack Dorsey

It was then sent to the butcher. Dorsey later said he didn't know what the reporter was going to do with those details. 'I go, 'We're eating the goat you killed?' He said, 'Yeah.' I said, 'Have you eaten goat before?' He's like, 'Yeah, I lov...

The Shutdown Is Even Hurting Bitcoin’s Expansion The Shutdown Is Even Hurting Bitcoin’s Expansion

The two firms filed with the SEC last June to list the fund on Cboe Global Markets, one of the markets behind bitcoin futures in the U.S. Most recently, the SEC extended the comment period for the fund on December 6 and the market has been waitin...

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