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by | December 17, 2018 | 23:46

Only 80 2019 Lincoln Continental Coach Editions will be produced, but the special edition will return for the 2020 model year. The back seat is incredibly spacious, and the suicide doors open to 90 degrees to greatly improve ingress and egress.

by | December 17, 2018 | 20:10

That's seven more cases than previously reported, but regulators said they are fairly confident that the lettuce which first triggered the outbreak has been removed from the market. Farming, Inc. said it had notified customers affected by the recall. As of December 13, the outbreak has left 59 people ill across 15 states. Twenty-three people have been hospitalized.

by | December 17, 2018 | 20:08

Health officials say the recall was triggered by the previous investigation into an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. The Food and Drug Administration said 59 people in 15 states have now been sickened by the tainted lettuce. Those products were distributed across the country; find identifying product information here. As of Dec 13, Adam Bros. Farms Thursday said he could not comment on the government announcement.

by | December 17, 2018 | 18:42

Google, which already owns 111 Eighth Avenue and bought the Chelsea Market building for $2.4 billion earlier this year , said that it hoped to occupy the two spaces on Hudson Street by 2020 and the redeveloped St. The search giant is planning to add at least 7,000 more New York City jobs over the next decade, and a Google spokesperson told The Wall Street Journal that this was "a conservative estimate".

by | December 17, 2018 | 18:27

According to several reports, a mischievous parrot named Rocco has been trying to use Alexa , the voice-activated virtual assistant by Amazon , to order itself some of its favourite food and goodies. Marion said that Rocco keeps adding fruits, vegetables, ice-cream and a whole range of products to her shopping list. "Rocco and Alexa chat away to each other all day".

by | December 17, 2018 | 14:11

Robinhood, the trading app that has risen in popularity because of its no-fee brokerage business, faced significant outages in its options-trading services on Wednesday, keeping customers out of their accounts and preventing them from closing out open positions.

by | December 17, 2018 | 14:02

The ride will allow passengers to sit on a motorcycle-like vehicle as it twists and turns along almost 800 feet of track at speeds of nearly 40 miles per hour, according to the cruise line. And since guests choose their own speed, each ride is unique. Itinerary information will be revealed early next month with additional details about new features aboard Mardi Gras announced throughout the year.

by | December 16, 2018 | 09:55

The billionaire said he aimed for a commercial space flight with passengers, including himself, as early as March next year. Virgin Galactic's space plane is created to carry two pilots and six passengers on a trip to space. The historic achievement has been recognized by the Federal Aviation Administration who announced December 13 that early next year they will present pilots Mark "Forger" Stucky and Frederick "CJ" Sturckow with FAA Commercial Astronaut Wings at a ceremony in ...

by | December 16, 2018 | 06:37

Compared with a year earlier, new home prices rose 9.3 per cent, the fastest since July 2017 and quickening from October's 8.6 per cent gain, according to NBS data. "Looking ahead, even if China and the U.S. can negotiate a lasting truce on trade, cooling global growth and the lagged impact of slowing credit growth will remain a headwind on economic activity in the coming months", said Evans-Pritchard.

by | December 16, 2018 | 06:38

Mining.com reported that the South Africa holds the title for the biggest diamond ever found: a 3,106 Cullinan, found in 1905. The diamond, which measures around 3cm by 5.5cm, has been compared in size to a chicken egg. That stone is about one-third the weight of this record-sized gem, however. Coming in at 33.74mm by 54.56mm, this stocking stuffer blew the previous record out of the water, which was a 187.7 carat diamond found in the same mine back in 2015.

by | December 15, 2018 | 23:49

The worst of the worst passwords? If you use sequences of numbers such as 123456 as a password to secure a service, you could save yourself the trouble or typing it in and leave it unprotected! If you have a simple and easy to crack password , it is time for a change.

by | December 15, 2018 | 23:13

Recalled products were manufactured between October 7, 2016, and October 16, 2018, and distributed between October 17, 2016, and October 23, 2018. A selection of tampons are being recalled because of concerns about the product unraveling during use.

by | December 15, 2018 | 22:58

While she listed herself as an official resident of the Bahamas for tax purposes during those years, prosecutors allege that this was not the case. The prosecutor alleges she avoided more than €14.5 million (RM68.3 million) in payments over a three-year period in which she lived in the north-eastern region of Catalonia, Europa Press reported.

by | December 15, 2018 | 21:15

Prices rose almost one-percent earlier in the session, but the big wave of buying that could've triggered a breakout to the upside failed to materialize. Gains from Saudi Arabia and the U.A.E. offset steep declines in Iran, which were the result of USA sanctions against the Islamic Republic's oil industry, the IEA said.

by | December 15, 2018 | 20:44

China is the world's biggest auto market but most US -branded vehicles sold here are manufactured in Chinese factories. Beijing raised tariffs on American-made cars and auto parts this summer by 25 per cent in retaliation for United States tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese goods.

by | December 15, 2018 | 19:56

Renault's board did not consider replacing Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn when it met on Thursday, interim chairman Philippe Lagayette said in a statement issued by the carmaker. If found guilty, each could face up to 10 years in prison. Nissan has approached Renault to conduct a joint investigation of the alliance entity, one person said.

by | December 15, 2018 | 15:18

Meanwhile the United Kingdom has faced further Brexit turmoil after Prime Minister Theresa May announced yesterday that the parliamentary vote on her withdrawal agreement would be delayed to allow her to renegotiate aspects of it. While GBP investors welcomed a sizable upswing in employment last month, it was November's accompanying wage growth figures that really impressed markets, with the ONS reporting that wage growth surged to 3.3%, a new 10-year high.

by | December 15, 2018 | 14:28

Macron had been forced to reverse his planned tax and has vowed to increase the country's minimum wage in a bid to appease the Gilets Jaunes , though the demonstrations continued last weekend regardless. "So let's know how to exercise it", the government tweeted from its official account, with a 34-second video which begins with images of historic French protests and recent footage of "yellow vest" protesters rallying peacefully before turning to violence.

by | December 14, 2018 | 23:09

Trump said the climbdown showed that China had been forced to blink in their on-off spat, after months of heavy U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports. US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping agreed on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires on December 1 to a 90-day truce while they tried to find a solution to the escalating trade dispute.

by | December 14, 2018 | 22:27

At the same time, company executives, mine managers, scientists, doctors and lawyers anxious about the problem and how to address it but did not disclose the issue to regulators or the public. Most people exposed never develop cancer, but for some, even small amounts of asbestos are enough to trigger the disease later on in life. In July, a Missouri jury ordered J&J to pay $4.9bn in a case involving 22 women and their families.