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by | January 06, 2018 | 02:02

Opponents of the rules plan to argue that the regulations discouraged Internet providers from building out their broadband networks to underserved areas, and that the FCC lacked the authority to regulate Internet providers like legacy telephone companies in the first place.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:53

Anyone who is looking to donate a tree can do so until January 12 at two locations: 1200 Spring Gardens Rd in Burlington, and 335 Longwood Rd N.at Princess Point in Hamilton. Christmas trees are chipped along with regular brush from residents and the chips are given away free to residents and businesses, according to the release.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:31

Officials added that the unnamed passenger carried out the stunt in more than one of the flight's restrooms before taking his shirt off and trying to clog a toilet. "We provided hotel accommodations for our customers and are working to get them to their destinations as quickly as possible". No injuries were also reported.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:24

At $2.11, Hammond, Louisiana, had the lowest average gasoline prices in the nation Thursday, though some stations in the South and Southwest even had prices below $2 per gallon. According to the fuel price site, Montreal and Vancouver will see gas prices reach as high as $1.52 per liter. May will be the most expensive month with the average price forecasted at $2.73 per gallon.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:56

Companies could face fines of up to 50,000 Icelandic krona (€400) for each day they are not in compliance. The new legislation was supported by the Icelandic parliament , the centre-right government and the opposition, which is made up of almost 50% women.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:43

Amazon is getting serious about streaming the world's best soccer matches . Broughton said he has been told that the digital giant is interested in adding to its sports footprint by making a tilt at the Premier League, Europe's most prized live sports broadcast asset.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:30

Westinghouse Electric , which has its headquarters in the Pittsburgh area, is among the world's leading infrastructure suppliers to nuclear power generating facilities but sought creditor protection from U.S. Brookfield Business Partners is a publicly traded affiliate of Toronto-based Brookfield Asset Management (TSX:BAM.A), which has investments in a wide range of business segments including real estate and power generation.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:09

A committee of internal experts is responsible for determining whether and when new assets will be added to the platform in accordance with our framework. Ripple last week surpassed ether as the world's second-most valuable cryptocurrency after bitcoin. However, the bull run came to an abrupt halt after Coinbase confirmed that there were no short-term plans to list new coins.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:20

Looking at year-over-year data, employment in Prince Edward Island rose 3.9 per cent in 2017, which was an increase of 2,800 jobs. The slowing could point to an economy almost at full employment that is finding it hard to find workers to fill open positions, a sentiment seen in many business surveys.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:11

It has outperformed by 0.50% the S&P500. Thomas Bancroft decreased its stake in Valmont Inds Inc (VMI) by 0.64% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. First National Bank Of Hutchinson increased its stake in Constellation Brands Inc ( STZ ) by 99.23% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:43

The number is said to stretch over 73 miles at five digits to an inch, almost three miles longer than the previous record-holder , Gizmodo reported . These primes are exceedingly rare and sporadic, said Chris Caldwell, a professor of mathematics and statistics at the University of Tennessee at Martin, who studies prime numbers and has written a history of the Mersenne primes.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:39

Total investment in the country represented by gross fixed capital formation ( GFCF ) is slated to be 29 per cent of the gross domestic product ( GDP ) in 2017-18 (Rs 37,651 billion), lower than 29.4 per cent achieved (provisional) in the first half (April-September), according to the first advance estimate of national income for the financial year.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:40

AG Barr said bottles and cans featuring both the old and new recipes may appear on shelves together "for a time", urging fans of the drink to do not forget to check the label. In a fortnight's time the formula of the fizzy drink is set to be altered to reduce its sugar content by nearly a half. It's a part of Scotland .

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:13

Whiteout conditions due to the major nor'easter that swept the U.S. coast on December 4 caused travel complications in and out of JFK Airport, where hundreds of flights were canceled and the airport closed in mid-afternoon. We were in the air for 11 and-a-half hours. SIA said passengers were served refreshments after they alighted from the plane. Numerous travelers then boarded on buses to NY.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:13

PLATTSBURGH | The Kmart on Center Drive in Plattsburgh is among the stores marked for closure by the retail chain. Last year, the company closed almost 400 stores. Eligible workers will be paid severance and have a chance to apply for open jobs at area Kmart or Sears stores, the company said. Sears Holding announced plans to close more than 100 stores Thursday, including the Kmart in Rochester, N.H.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:46

Sorvino said he did not know the extent of what happened to his daughter and did not know Weinstein had actually attempted to derail her career until the news broke recently. Mira Sorvino's acting career didn't bounce back to what it was in the '90s, but she has a robust career in social activism. He started massaging her shoulders before trying "to get more physical, sort of chasing me around", Sorvino said.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:49

South Korean tech giant LG Electronics has unveiled a trio of new concept CLOi robots created to help carry stuff from drinks to suitcases to shopping. After each delivery is confirmed, the robot comes back on its own. "The Porter Robot can also handle express check-in and check-out service and take care of payment, allowing busy guests to check out and have their luggage delivered to a waiting vehicle in a fraction of the time", read an excerpt from the website.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:32

Devices in the Roku home entertainment network will include TVs, soundbars, and smart speakers . Roku Connect is essentially the video company's way of connecting a bunch of different devices that contribute to the home-entertainment experience.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:29

Pakistan civilian and military chiefs on Tuesday rejected "incomprehensible" USA comments and summoned American Ambassador David Hale to explain Trump's tweet. However, the Obama administration did not pay much attention to General Kayani's advice and continued with its massive waste of blood and treasure in Afghanistan.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:24

Added to the sales drop and sure to give the government some pause for thought is the 0.8 percent increase in Carbon dioxide emissions among new cars sold in the United Kingdom - industry experts had warned that the increasing unpopularity of diesel would lead to an increase in average Carbon dioxide emissions following 17 straight years of decreases.