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by | April 08, 2019 | 00:12

In another sign of the situation worsening on the ground, a contingent of U.S. forces supporting the U.S. Africa Command evacuated Libya for security reasons, a U.S. Tripoli is the home of Libya's internationally recognised government, which has the backing of the UN. He did not say where the United States forces would be relocated.

by | April 06, 2019 | 08:25

When reached out by media, Facebook responded by saying, "Facebook's policies prohibit storing Facebook information in a public database". The data included confidential information related to Facebook users' passwords, comments, account names, "likes" and recent activities.

by | April 05, 2019 | 05:57

The SEC argued that Musk should be held in contempt because he "did not seek or receive pre-approval prior to publishing this tweet , which was inaccurate and disseminated to over 24 million people". Irwin rates Tesla "neutral". Musk's tweets became weirder and less related to Tesla but in February he posted a tweet saying " Tesla made 0 cars in 2011, but will make around 500k in 2019".

by | April 05, 2019 | 04:13

Oil prices ticked higher on Thursday, with Brent hovering near the $70 mark despite weekly USA oil data showed a surprise build in crude inventories and record production. On the oil supply side, the US government is considering additional sanctions against Iran that would target areas of its economy that have not been hit before, a senior Trump administration official told reporters on Monday.

by | April 03, 2019 | 03:31

That said, there are downsides of framing even the economic angle of the U.S. -Mexico border around avocados. Automakers exported almost 2.6 million Mexican-made vehicles to the United States in 2018, accounting for 15 percent of all vehicles sold in the country.

by | April 02, 2019 | 09:12

Asked if May would have to go back to Brussels and seek a customs union if parliament voted for it, Gauke said: "If parliament is voting overwhelmingly against leaving the European Union without a deal but is voting in favour of a softer Brexit , then I don't think it is sustainable to say we will ignore parliament's position and leave without a deal".

by | April 02, 2019 | 07:42

They were also a first test for Erdogan - who has been accused of increasingly authoritarian tendencies - since he got widely expanded presidential powers a year ago. Both candidates - Ekrem Imamoglu for the secular Republican People's Party, or CHP, and former prime minister Binali Yildirim for the ruling party - claimed they had won.

by | April 01, 2019 | 10:54

Hawaii has an effective statewide ban, with all its counties imposing their own restrictions. "We are working hard to get an on-time budget with New York's priorities", said Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, a Democrat from Yonkers.

by | March 31, 2019 | 13:48

The one good thing about non-THC cannabidiol is that it is not psychoactive. Though anecdotal evidence suggests that CBD can be helpful with certain medical conditions, researchers in the United States have previously been unable to study the substance due to federal drug regulations.

by | March 31, 2019 | 10:43

Uber is expected to publicly file for its offering in April, kicking off a listing that could make the company worth as much as $120 billion, people familiar with the matter have said . The shutdown of the federal government shuttered United States agencies that review IPO plans, and this must have delayed the rush of 2019 activities but the Lyft case has shown there is heightened enthusiasm for more offerings that are likely to come.

by | March 30, 2019 | 14:34

A British government report issued Thursday detailing security risks posed by Chinese firm Huawei confirms US government warnings of security risks associated with the telecom giant, according to a USA official. Huawei denies that its equipment could be used to facilitate spying and Chinese authorities have accused Washington of exaggerating security concerns to limit competition with Western vendors.

by | March 29, 2019 | 11:02

The NYPD's Chief of Detectives even weighed in, jokingly calling the odd the picture a crime that would never occur in NY. There's also a large contingent of St. this image of sliced bagels. Another St. Louis delicacy: Banana sandwiches. We'll keep our horizontal bagels thank you. The Democrat tweeted, "St Louis, fuhgeddaboudit".

by | March 29, 2019 | 10:31

The next day, passengers got an email from WOW Air, saying the airliner ceased operations and flights were canceled. "If you are affected, we advise you not to come to the airport but to check with the airline or the CAA's website for more information".

by | March 29, 2019 | 09:37

The price surge triggered a call by U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday for OPEC to boost production to lower prices. "Today's fall does not derail the short-term bullish argument that both the OPEC+ production cuts and supply outages will outweigh the global growth concerns and rising USA production", said Edward Moya, senior market analyst, OANDA.

by | March 28, 2019 | 13:24

New Yorkers were winners in the last three drawings of 2018, and the state is home to several second -prize tickets. Saturday's Powerball jackpot will be $40 million. This is the 17th time since 1988 that a winning Powerball ticket was sold in Wisconsin. · However, they did not play the Megaplier option, which would have increased their winnings to $3 million.

by | March 28, 2019 | 09:55

He mentioned further that this acquisition would provide Mac Donald's customers more convenience on their own terms. With access to this technology , McDonald's will be in a position to vary its electronic menu boards in response to variables such as the climate, time of day and region, flogging more McFlurries on warm days and Egg McMuffins in the mornings.

by | March 26, 2019 | 06:53

Both Naresh Goyal's and Etihad, which owns a minority stake in the airline, have been halved following the move, passing on control of the airline to its lenders, according to media reports. Meanwhile, there are also worries over 200 pilots of Jet may resign . Experts also made it clear that the airline needs a swift capital infusion to stay afloat.

by | March 26, 2019 | 05:18

The president was harshly critical of the Fed's rate hikes last year and has continued to criticize actions by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell even after the central bank this week announced it expected no rate hikes this year. After months of the President's hectoring about interest-rate hikes, Powell in January put monetary policy on hold, then dined with him at the White House a few days later.

by | March 24, 2019 | 11:38

The jackpot on Saturday would be the seventh-largest in US history, with an estimated lump sum payout of $380.6 million before taxes. Sure, your odds of winning the grand prize are 1 in 292,201,338. There are smaller prizes for tickets with fewer of the winning numbers. The first five regular numbers, which are white balls, are drawn out of a drum with 69 balls; one Powerball , or red ball, is drawn from a separate drum with 26 balls.

by | March 23, 2019 | 15:28

Canahuati said that Facebook's server-side applications are only supposed to store a " hashed " mathematical representation of users' passwords and not the passwords themselves. Account passwords for hundreds of millions of Facebook users have been housed in plain text and searchable by thousands of Facebook employees since 2012.

by | March 22, 2019 | 12:24

IEA President Fatih Birol, whose remarks were included in the report , said that there might be extraordinary changes in the global oil industry in the future and that the US would continue to influence the global oil market over this five-year period.

by | March 16, 2019 | 06:38

Top speed is 209 km/h, and Musk also assures that it "ride [s] like a sports auto... really tight in corners". The vehicle will be priced at $47,000 in the first instance and will capable of delivering 300 miles on a single battery charge. Some key executives have left the company recently. After a rambling 30 minute presentation detailing Tesla's history, including bringing out the Model S , 3, and X, Musk finally showed Model Y to the world.

by | March 15, 2019 | 06:28

The hashtag #FacebookDown was a popular theme on Twitter . In Washington, campaigners who have long called for the break-up of Facebook said the outage showed how the concentration of ownership of tech platforms is "dangerous" for consumers.

by | March 12, 2019 | 07:59

Model 3 last week, company boss Elon Musk said achieving the long-targeted price for the entry-level variant could only be achieved by cost saving from closing a number of its stores and switching to an online-only sales model. Although Tesla said it would concentrate on making up volume in Europe and China, neither of those markets appear able to take up the US' slack. Tesla has now announced that it is going back on those plans.

by | March 10, 2019 | 22:58

That's a noticeable pickup from January's year-over-year gain of 3.1 percent. "Things are looking good!" the president tweeted on International Women's Day, although the figure he was referring to is really 3.8 percent. "At 3.4 per cent year-over-year, wage gains hit their highest mark since April 2009". Last year, businesses added an average of 220,000 jobs every month.