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by | March 02, 2018 | 15:59

While it has taken some time for Prime Music to release and be ready for current users who subscribe to Prime, Amazon appears confident that it will be just as successful as its other services. Amazon also aims top spot in the live music streaming segment as Amazon Music will be made available on iOS , Android , Amazon Fire Tv and on Eco devices.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:55

An incendiary report that North Korea has been providing Syria with material that could be used to make chemical weapons marks the merging of a pair of unsafe storylines involving two of the world's prime powder kegs. China responded to the UN panel's findings, saying it had no "evidence demonstrating the Cheng Tong Trading Co has business with" any North Korean entities in violation of UN Security Council resolutions.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:57

About 70 German cities exceeded European Union nitrogen dioxide limits a year ago. The court ruling also represents something of a rebuke to Merkel's government, which has usually supported the German auto industry and lobbied against restrictions on its vehicles-including city emission bans like the ones made legal by the court.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:43

A portable charger burst into flames in the overhead compartment of a China Southern Airlines plane on Sunday afternoon, as passengers were boarding at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. "They should have used a proper fire extinguisher!" a user reacted to the video. No injuries were reported and the fire was quickly extinguished but the incident caused a three-hour delay, the airline said in a statement.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:16

Last weekend's roundup and arrest of 150 illegal aliens in Northern California in "Operation Keep Safe" and Homan's strongly worded condemnation of Schaaf indicates that ICE is not yet ready to pack up its bags and leave the Golden State - despite the lack of cooperation from the state's officials, from Governor Brown on down.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:08

Finally, Two Sigma Securities LLC purchased a new stake in American Outdoor Brands during the 4th quarter valued at $162,000. American Outdoor Brands Corp (NASDAQ: AOBC)'s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 0.67, whereas its price to book ratio for the most recent quarters is at 1.22.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:42

The ISM also reported Thursday that 15 out of 18 manufacturing sector exhibited growth in February, led notably by printing, primary, metals, and machinery. Furthermore, comments by survey participants were positive, implying that demand is being underpinned by tax cuts, and that capacity pressures, exchange rate volatility, and component shortages are pushing up input prices.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:42

Trade risksBoosted by government infrastructure spending, a resilient property market and unexpected strength in exports, China's manufacturing and industrial firms were a major driver behind the solid economic growth a year ago. Modest increases in the PMI's gauge of output prices, which exhibits a 73% correlation with the consumer price index, suggests that consumer inflation could remain stable for the time being, though the uplift in costs - if sustained - will likely pass through to ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:23

Enable Midstream Partners (NYSE: ENBL ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 20th. It has underperformed by 14.23% the S&P500. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Sell" on Friday, May 20. That puts the market capitalization at $1.95 bln. It also reduced Tegna Inc stake by 473,953 shares and now owns 191,900 shares.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:15

All wholesale commodity markets , including those of metals and bullion, will be closed on Friday on account of Holi. The market has witnessed a mixed truncated week that passed by. "Though the GDP data is positive, overall global concerns are still hurting domestic markets". In a data set that some economists said had put an early interest rate hike on the agenda, India also edged up its 2017/18 GDP growth forecast to 6.6 percent from 6.5 percent.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:10

Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner. A special committee would be appointed to handle that investigation. He was indicted for invasion of privacy related to a photo his former mistress says was taken of her. The allegations against Greitens did not become public until this past January. In an audio recording secretly made by her then-husband, the woman said she did not consent to being photographed nude by Greitens.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:50

Kroger joins large-scale retailers Walmart and Dick's Sporting Goods, which both announced that they would stop selling guns to customers under 21 and would impose new restrictions on ammunition sales. The law restricts dealer sales of other guns, including handguns like pistols, and related ammunition to people who are 21 and older. New online petitions also target Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's, which together operate roughly 200 stores.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:41

Wells Fargo And Mn has 0.07% invested in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE: KSS ). A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the stock . Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 21,960 shares in the company, valued at $1,182,546. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:33

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey wants the public's help in measuring the health of conversations on Twitter in an effort to combat the widespread abuse and hostility on the service. Twitter Inc on Thursday sought help to improve the quality of conversations on its micro-blogging site in a bid to address rising criticism against social media companies for failing to protect users from online abuse and political manipulation.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:08

The company has its sights on delivery and ride-sharing applications for its autonomous program. They will all be operated by a human driver, but the drivers will not interact with customers. After all, if you want thousands of self-driving vehicles crawling all over the place, you can't expect to maintain them all in a single location. Domino's Pizza and Postmates , which has a network of couriers that deliver nearly anything locally on-demand, are partnering with Ford in Miami.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:37

THE ABERYSTWYTH branch of KFC continued to serve a limited menu into the weekend after a nationwide delivery "crisis" saw more than 600 of the fast food giant's outlets closed. Apparently, they "idled for hours", costing KFC millions of dollars in spoiled chicken and other lost sales. Hundreds of stores closed because of the chicken shortage .

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:35

The problem was, the address used by Uber was for his real home - where his parents live - 300 miles away in New Jersey . "I just woke up", he said in a phone interview with the paper. "It would have cost like $800 but instead it came out to $1,600", Bachman says. "And I'm thinking, 'Why the f-- am I in the vehicle next to some random ass dude I don't even know?'" The Uber charge included a $3.94 base fare, a $2.35 booking fee, $696.95 for distance and $115.90 for time.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:25

Fellow passenger Traci Scarce said she heard a loud "pop" as the engine disintegrated. Pilots on a Southwest airlines flight turning back after those flames were seen shooting from an engine. The jet left its gate at 6:38am and was back on the ground at Salt Lake City by 7:20am. Minor damage was found to an engine fan blade and attrition liner, a part used to dampen noise that's located on the inside of the engine.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:16

With an average of $2.56 per gallon, Manatee County stations were higher than outlets in Sarasota ($2.52), Hillsborough ($2.45) and Pinellas ($2.43) counties. On the week, gas prices decreased 1 cent. Now comes this warning from AAA: With refineries entering their seasonal maintenance period, when they switch to a more-expensive-to-produce summer blend of gas, motorists can expect to see significant upward pressure on prices at the pump as the calendar turns to March.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:13

Bridges, an All-Big Ten first-team selection, has averaged just 10.5 points on 25.6 percent shooting over the past four games. The Cavaliers (17-12, 10-6) closed out the game from the free-throw line, finishing with a seven-point victory.