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by | June 06, 2018 | 06:13

The race is sure to garner attention from outside the state because control of the U.S. Senate is up for grabs. A similar dynamic is playing out in the race for governor , where former San Francisco Mayor and current Lt. Terry Branstad as the USA ambassador to China, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds (R) took over. Voters unsure of their polling place for Tuesday's primary election use San Diego County's online locator .

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:59

Cranberries made the list, as did USA apples, with a 20% duty. Mexico announced steep duties Tuesday on a raft of U.S. products ranging from whiskey to apples in retaliation for the "unilateral adoption" by Washington of steel and aluminium tariffs.

by | June 05, 2018 | 02:36

No winning ticket was sold for the $5 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. Six Maxmillions prizes, worth $500,000 each, were sold in the Brampton area, Richmond Hill, the Thunder Bay area, Sault Ste. Elliot Lake's Robert Longworth pocketed $1 million from a Maxmillions draw in November 2012. The winning numbers were: 2, 11, 17, 28, 22, 25, 39 with bonus number 3.

by | June 05, 2018 | 02:31

Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz presents during the Starbucks 2016 Investor Day meeting, in New York, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016. In another twist, Schultz, 64, said he is considering the possibility of a 2020 presidential election run.

by | June 04, 2018 | 23:15

It's also not a full picture of what will eventually come to your devices. Google unveiled similar Android tools at its developer conference last month. Apple is also using AR in other ways to: showing you what a guitar will look like in your house, for example. A new app called Measure was also introduced, which lets users measure real-life objects with their smart device.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:40

Apple iOS 12 is also expected to have a new Dark Mode theme, more Animojis for iPhone X , and additional parental controls. Apple World Wide Developer Conference 2018 at San Jose, California is a four-day event that is scheduled from June 4 to June 8.

by | June 04, 2018 | 13:47

The official said: "It is a positive move which testifies to the European commitment of the chancellor and of her government". For example, he is calling for the creation a eurozone budget and a eurozone finance minister. " Don't wait, act now ", he said as he picked up a prize in Aachen last month, urging Germany to overcome its "fetish" for budget and trade surpluses and back reforms even if it meant loosening the purse strings.

by | June 04, 2018 | 10:07

The incident is preventing some Visa transactions in Europe from being processed, according to the company. The company released a statement on Saturday morning, saying its systems were now working at "full capacity". Bank of Ireland has said it is aware of an issue with Visa Debit cards, and that account holders can make cash withdrawals at any Bank of Ireland ATM.

by | June 04, 2018 | 00:05

The Times said Pichai addressed the matter at an all-staff meeting last Thursday, telling employees that the firm intended to come up with a list of principles about its use of artificial intelligence for military means. Given Google cofounder Sergey Brin's desire to see militaries work with global companies instead of smaller contractors, we may someday live in a world where Google coordinates warfare just as well as Google Maps does traffic.

by | June 03, 2018 | 15:24

Jugdeep Dhanjal bought the winning ticket at Becker's on Airport Road in Mississauga. Marie, Toronto and the Sault Ste. We don't have loads of details yet about where the ticket was sold but we do know it was sold somewhere in the mid-west.

by | June 03, 2018 | 11:15

The move comes after Australia's Parliament previous year passed new legislation that will see online retailers compelled to collect GST from Australian customers on overseas purchases worth less than $1,000. The government would not back down on the new tax rules, which would raise AU$300 million a year, Morrison said. Under the changes to the GST regime, the operator of an "electronic distribution platform" is treated as the supplier of low value goods if the platform is used to purchase ...

by | June 03, 2018 | 09:45

Deutsche's newly appointed chief executive Christian Sewing, who unexpectedly replaced John Cryan in early April, last week sought to reassure investors that the bank is ready to do what it takes to return to profitability. Deutsche Bank has a one year low of €12.36 ($14.37) and a one year high of €18.49 ($21.50). That was one or two notches below most major European competitors.

by | June 03, 2018 | 09:36

India's national carrier Air India has failed to attract any buyer after the country's government put it on sale. Earlier, a person familiar with matters told reporters the government will decide the future course of action in the next few days.

by | June 03, 2018 | 07:00

The National Retail Association and the Restaurant and Catering Industry Association of Australia had called for no change in the rate . The Fair Work Commission on Friday handed down its annual ruling on the national minimum wage, raising it by 3.5 per cent to $719.20 a week, or $18.93 an hour.

by | June 03, 2018 | 06:55

A man was trapped after an orange Subaru was left balanced on top of a Porsche Carrera at the hotel in Sussex Street about 8.20am, a police spokeswoman said. Hotel staff and guests can be seen near a vehicle accident outside the main entrance of a hotel located in the central business district of Sydney, Australia, on May 31, 2018.

by | June 03, 2018 | 06:38

Still, U.S. crude stockpiles fell 3.6 million barrels last week, the EIA said, exceeding expectations for a decline of 525,000 barrels. Brent is the European benchmark, and it is continuing to face upward pressure and this weeks OPEC production report should continue to buoy prices.

by | June 03, 2018 | 06:34

It was also announced that GM will be investing $1.1 billion in GM Cruise upon the closing of the transaction. The Softbank investment in Cruise will be made in two parts. It is now testing cars in several cities, including San Francisco. SoftBank was impressed by the speed with which GM Cruise is moving toward safely deploying the cars, Ronen said, as well as GM's ability to produce large numbers of electric vehicles needed to start a robotaxi service.

by | June 03, 2018 | 06:12

Our recent research shows the number of people who used high cost credit for essential household costs rose to 1.4 million previous year, so we welcome the focus the FCA is placing on protecting consumers in this market. It is considering capping rent-to-own prices and will do further assessment of what impact the move would have. The FCA is announcing a package of reforms in the home-collected credit sector.

by | June 03, 2018 | 05:44

Marchionne, widely credited with rescuing both Fiat and Chrysler from the brink of bankruptcy, sported a tie rather than his trademark sweater on Friday to celebrate the fact that the debt milestone will already be reached by the end of June.

by | June 03, 2018 | 02:48

In an abrupt U-turn, he has now abandoned this idea and assented to Giuseppe Conte leading Italy and forming a coalition government consisting of anti-establishment parties Five Star (M5S) and the League. Luigi Di Maio, the Five Star leader, has proposed moving contested ministerial candidate Paolo Savona to a different Cabinet post. He has promised to ramp up deportations of irregular immigrants.

by | June 03, 2018 | 01:57

An original list of 72 was later revised downward, as some of those face further evaluation. For instance, a North Babylon location it closed in 2012 on Deer Park Avenue is now occupied by arts and crafts chain Michaels. None of the Kmart and Sears stores in North Carolina are affected. And Kenmore, the retailer's renowned appliance brand, became the latest potential sale after ESL Investments, the company's largest shareholder, headed by Lampert, said it might be interested in buying it.

by | June 03, 2018 | 00:13

As for the U.S.'s national security argument, Fox said , "In the case of the United Kingdom, we send steel to the USA that is vital to their defence industry; it is patently absurd". Likewise, the Trump trade team sought to use the tariff threat to pressure Europe into reducing barriers to USA products. The US accounts for 90 percent of Canada's steel exports, however.

by | June 02, 2018 | 23:58

The mobility services company is expanding its partnership with Fiat Chrysler in a deal that may include licensing Waymo's technology and services so they can be incorporated in FCA vehicles. Waymo is one of the first companies to develop self-driving technology. Waymo, a unit of Google's parent company, Alphabet , will begin purchasing the minivans late this year.

by | June 02, 2018 | 21:04

Three sources who were at the meeting told Gizmodo that Greene attributed Google's decision to let the contract expire "because the backlash has been bad for the company". Google has remained mum about Project Maven , which reportedly uses machine learning and engineering talent to distinguish people and objects in drone videos for the Defense Department.

by | June 02, 2018 | 18:51

You might not have to put up with it much longer - the taxi hailing service has said that it is in talks to bring Waymo's driverless cars to its fleet. "Like Warren said, we did have discussions", Khosrowshahi said. The firm also has to prove that its self-driving vehicle program is secure. Yet, Waymo did not comment on this, however, it proceeded with plans to operate without Uber's help.

by | June 02, 2018 | 14:22

As outlined in MSCI's decision last June, initially, A-shares will be significantly underweighted in the indices-only 5% of their market cap will be used to calculate weightings-with 2.5% being added today and the other 2.5% coming on September 3.

by | June 02, 2018 | 12:03

The outage seems to be widespread across the United Kingdom, however a small number of payments do appear to be going through - so stay on your toes if you need to use your Visa card today. The extent and of the problem, which Visa called a "service disruption", has not yet been clarified by Visa. Meanwhile, a handful of businesses and financial institutions are reporting problems processing Visa payments.

by | June 02, 2018 | 10:54

The company also plans to use the new planes to offer non-stop Los Angeles-Singapore flights, although it hasn't yet said when they will start. 45 min.SIA had already. Currently, it offers flights between NY and Frankfurt and between Los Angeles and Tokyo, among others. Non-stop Singapore-Los Angeles flights are also planned with the A350-900ULR.

by | June 02, 2018 | 09:43

The MSCI Asia Pacific Index fell after news leaked that Apple may be shifting to next-gen technology for its iPhone screens. "We are not yet at the point where investors refuse to lend money to Italy ", said Roberto Coronado of PineBridge Investments.

by | June 02, 2018 | 09:10

So, you can't move to Vermont to open a branch of an out-of-state business; they're truly looking for lone wolves. The money must be used for qualified expenses such as relocation costs, computer software and hardware, internet access and co-working memberships.

by | June 02, 2018 | 08:22

Macron pledged the riposte would be "firm" and "proportionate" and in line with World Trade Organization rules. Tariffs will be next. It did not announce details, but the bloc has previously threatened 25% tariffs on United States products such as motorcycles , denim, cigarettes, cranberry juice and peanut butter .

by | June 02, 2018 | 08:23

However, this outlook does have some implicit risks, which could threaten the outlook altogether. The country's economic growth was "solid" in 2017, underpinned by consumption and global tourism, and "solid economic growth" is projected to continue at 3 per cent in 2018 and 2019, the OECD said in its latest report.

by | June 01, 2018 | 22:10

With the PNV's support, and that of the far-left Podemos and Catalan pro-independence parties, which is all but guaranteed, Rajoy will be forced out and replaced as PM by Sánchez on Friday. Leftist Podemos, which will offer parliamentary support to Sanchez's government, is also unlikely to gain big influence over the new prime minister, who is keen to differentiate his Socialist party from its anti-austerity ally and win back centrist voters.

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:39

Deutsche Bank's problems are chronic but not acute. Deutsche Bank's US business was put on a Federal Reserve list of problem banks and added to a group of troubled lenders monitored by the country's deposit insurance regulator, according to a person familiar with the matter, compounding the challenges for its new Chief Executive Officer Christian Sewing.

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:17

The European Commission tweeted that the tariffs represented "protectionism, pure and simple". The decision to impose the tariffs was made by US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross from Paris , where he had been meeting European Union negotiators.