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by | March 15, 2019 | 04:24

US crude stocks fell last week as refineries hiked output, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) said . The National Bank of Australia said the outlook for the oil market was mixed because there were downside risks to prices due to concerns about economic growth and strong growth in USA supply, while the cutbacks in OPEC declined and the U.S.

by | March 15, 2019 | 04:10

A filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission shows that Cox informed Facebook about his intended departure on March 11, just five days after Zuckerberg made his privacy plan public. "But after 2016, we both realized we had too much important work to do to improve our products for society, and he stayed to help us work through these issues and help us chart a course for our family of apps going forward", Zuckerberg wrote .

by | March 15, 2019 | 03:54

As Toyota announced a massive expansion at five locations across the country on Thursday - the largest of which is taking place in Huntsville - Trump tweeted out his congratulations. Matt Bevin got together for the announcement. The funding will lead to greater production of hybrid versions of the RAV4 and Lexus ES , with the production of the latter beginning in May at Toyota's Kentucky manufacturing plant.

by | March 15, 2019 | 02:28

Apart from that, problems had not stopped trailing the electric carmaker, as the Tesla head Elon Musk had until the day on Monday to proffer a decipherable explanation why he should not be held responsible for his recent tweets , which the US SEC said , had breached a September fraud settlement.

by | March 14, 2019 | 23:53

A spokesman for the social network said the company was cooperating with investigators in multiple federal probes, without addressing the grand jury inquiry specifically. People went on Twitter to vent their frustration about the problems. The platform experienced one of its greatest outage in history Wednesday when users on the east and west coast and the southeast, as well as Europe, reported issues with uploading photos or posts or the inability to log into the site at all.

by | March 14, 2019 | 23:45

Fifth Third Bancorp rose 1.3 percent. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 200.64 points, or 0.79 percent, to 25,650.88, the S&P 500 gained 40.23 points, or 1.47 percent, to 2,783.3 and the Nasdaq Composite added 149.92 points, or 2.02 percent, to 7,558.06.

by | March 14, 2019 | 23:11

The Net Employment Outlook is derived by taking the percentage of employers anticipating an increase in hiring activity and subtracting from this the percentage of employers expecting to see a decrease in employment at their location in the next quarter.

by | March 14, 2019 | 21:38

The attacks took place in 7 cities across Canada , half of them taking place in Calgary. Double spending typically involves cancelling a transaction before it's had chance to be confirmed and keeping the withdrawn funds. 0-conf transactions are instantaneous; once the transaction is sent to the Bitcoin mempool, it is deemed completed despite the fact that miners haven't yet "mined" a block containing the transaction.

by | March 14, 2019 | 21:27

After no one matched all six numbers in Wednesday's $448 million drawing, the jackpot is growing to an estimated $495 million for Saturday's drawing. The lump sum payment before taxes would be about $271.7 million. · There were 1,468,589 tickets sold in the drawing that won at least $4. The deadline to buy tickets for Saturday night's drawing is 10:00 p.m. EST.

by | March 14, 2019 | 18:25

Ready to dig in? Blaze Pizza: Download Blaze Pizza's app and get a custom-built pizza for $3.14. The promotion is through Thursday for carry-out orders only. SE) and St. Louis Park (8126 MN-7) eateries are offering $3.14 whole pies. "It's with that same spirit that Blaze Pizza was founded - to solve the important problem of how to get an insanely great, scratch-made pizza that's both fast and affordable", said Jim Mizes, president and CEO.

by | March 14, 2019 | 16:34

This should make the FOMC comfortable with its recent decision to be patient on monetary policy , and await clearer signs on how slower global growth and weaker confidence shows up in domestic data in the months ahead. The CPI increased 1.6% on a year-on-year basis in January. Prices of fruits (-4.62 per cent) and vegetables (- 7.69 per cent) continued to decline in February.

by | March 14, 2019 | 12:43

The Wolfsburg-based company said Wednesday that the Volkswagen brand can cut the posts by not recruiting replacements for employees who retire, and so it can carry out "restructuring along the demographic curve". Even as some positions are cut, bosses expect to create 2,000 new jobs in electronics and software development to shape the firm's reorientation, and said they would uphold a job security guarantee valid until 2025.

by | March 14, 2019 | 04:40

He said satellite data suggested similarities between the flight profiles of the Ethiopian jet and that of a Lion Air plane of the same type that crashed in Indonesia past year. Premature implementation of ill-considered changes can have the exact opposite outcome to that intended. So I would expect Boeing to have done rigorous and extensive testing to ensure that the software upgrade fixes, rather than exacerbates, the problem and doesn't introduce any new ones.

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:26

Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg on the opportunities for growth, what 5G will mean for consumers, the telecom's cost cutting and the outlook for the USA economy. Later in the year, Verizon will launch the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G too , but we don't have timing for release on that. In Minneapolis, the initial coverage areas are Downtown West, Downtown East, Elliot Park and close to the Verizon store in the Mall of America.

by | March 13, 2019 | 21:57

Takata used the chemical ammonium nitrate to create a small explosion to inflate the air bags. Honda Canada wouldn't comment on this development but recommends that owners take their vehicles to the nearest Honda dealer as soon as possible to replace the component free of charge.

by | March 13, 2019 | 21:54

Sales at Dick's Sporting have been pressured in the previous year after it tightened its gun sales policy, banning sales of assault-style rifles and high-capacity magazines to people under 21 after a high school shooting in Parkland, Florida in February 2018.

by | March 13, 2019 | 08:50

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures rose 19 cents, or 0.3 percent, to $56.98 a barrel. "It will see the United States account for 70 percent of the rise in global oil production and some 75 percent of the expansion in LNG trade over the next five years".

by | March 13, 2019 | 08:11

It didn't take much for this tweet to go viral. The tweet quickly spread across Twitter after being retweeted hundreds of thousands of times. By the end of the day and throughout the rest of the weekend, Billy's Donuts was jampacked with people waiting in a long line for their chance to greet the owner and purchase some of his delicious pastries.

by | March 12, 2019 | 22:57

However, the plan is the latest blow to the workers at the Sunderland plant, the UK's largest vehicle factory, after Nissan previously announced plans to build its new X-Trail in Japan. Infiniti said an exit from western Europe will allow it to focus on its initiative to "electrify" a good portion of its product portfolio from 2021 and discontinue diesel offerings.

by | March 12, 2019 | 18:47

A company spokesperson told Politico that the ads had violated their ad rules against using Facebook's corporate logo. Facebook's advertising policies prohibit the use of the company's corporate logo in ads. Ads linking to Facebook or Instagram content (including Pages, groups, events or sites that use Facebook Login) may make limited reference to "Facebook" or "Instagram" in ad text for the goal of clarifying the destination of the ad.