Porsche Contemplates Killing Diesel Models

The group will decide whether to keep producing diesel vehicles by the end of the decade, Blume said. "Of course, we consider this issue", said Blum. After the Cayenne Diesel was named as an offender in the worldwide kerfuffle, Porsche has been tur... More..

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Microsoft and Baidu announce self-driving auto partnership
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Microsoft and Baidu announce self-driving auto partnership

Baidu President Zhang Yaqin said that by joining forces with Microsoft Azure, Baidu's partners outside China will have access to a reliable and safe cloud platform instead of having to develop internet infr...More..

Morgan Stanley shares jump after earnings, revenue easily beat the Street
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Morgan Stanley shares jump after earnings, revenue easily beat the Street

Morgan Stanley's second-quarter earnings beat expectations on Wednesday thanks to a strong performance from its investment banking and wealth management divisions. As interest rates rise, Morgan Stanley is h...More..

Credit card fees to be banned from January
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Credit card fees to be banned from January

The EU directive bans surcharges on Visa and Mastercard payments but the United Kingdom ban goes further and also applies to American Express, Paypal and Apple Pay. Guy Anker, managing editor of consumer group ...More..

Amitabh Bachchan gives a thumbs up to 'Jagga Jasoos'
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Amitabh Bachchan gives a thumbs up to 'Jagga Jasoos'

The film saw a 55 per cent fall from Friday (14 July). This much-delayed flick has an opening collection of Rs. 8.57 crores receiving mixed reviews from the audience and the critics. It is a musical adventure...More..

by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Trump Had a Second, Undisclosed Chat With Putin at G-20

It's startling that the president met again with Putin after that and never told the public - particularly given the growing scandal around Donald Trump Jr. The meeting was also attended by Rob Goldstone , a...More..

Darjeeling Clash: 1 Killed In Alleged Police Firing, Minister Denies Claim
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Darjeeling Clash: 1 Killed In Alleged Police Firing, Minister Denies Claim

In the earlier clash between the party and TMC at 6.30 pm, two TMC workers and one GJM worker was injured. GJM supporters torched an old municipal building in Mirik and vandalised other buildings. "We are try...More..

Durex owner Reckitt Benckiser sells food business for £3.2bn
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Durex owner Reckitt Benckiser sells food business for £3.2bn

The deal will help Reckitt Benckiser pay off debt after buying baby formula maker Mead Johnson for $17.9bn. The UK company sold its French's Mustard unit to USA food group McCormick for $4.2 bln, a spicy 7....More..

BHP Billiton to step up USA shale production
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

BHP Billiton to step up USA shale production

They noted that the move was a valuation call. The company has a market capitalization of $91.22 billion, a PE ratio of 36.78 and a beta of 1.02. BHP has been forced to defend its strategy after NY hedge fund...More..

Tucson boutiques offer discounts to brides affected by dress shop's closure
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Tucson boutiques offer discounts to brides affected by dress shop's closure

After a bridal retailer filed for bankruptcy, many Mid-South brides panicked when they found out their dresses would not be coming. Plus, one woman who invited the community to her reception. The company update...More..

Most Active Stock: Dominion Diamond Corporation (DDC)
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Most Active Stock: Dominion Diamond Corporation (DDC)

The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, June 20 with "Hold". Citigroup maintained it with "Buy" rating and $16.13 target in Monday, October 19 report. It has outperformed by 8.42% the S&P50...More..

United Kingdom agency to crack down on 'sexist' ads
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

United Kingdom agency to crack down on 'sexist' ads

It won't, for instance, prohibit ads that depict a woman cleaning or a man doing DIY tasks. And "an ad that suggests a specific activity is inappropriate for boys because it is stereotypically associated with...More..

Senate Republicans to Plow Ahead With Obamacare Repeal After Defections
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Senate Republicans to Plow Ahead With Obamacare Repeal After Defections

Democrats meanwhile took the opportunity to re-state their resistance to the proposed healthcare repeal process. The irony of those three announcements was not lost on Capitol Hill, where Republicans had...More..

China's Wang Jianlin becomes liability for AMC as woes sink shares
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

China's Wang Jianlin becomes liability for AMC as woes sink shares

Besides the bank-financing ban, Wanda will be prohibited from selling those acquired assets to any listed entity in China, infusing capital into those assets from within China or involving them in any restructu...More..

Jon Huntsman to be nominated as USA ambassador to Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Jon Huntsman to be nominated as USA ambassador to Russian Federation

The one-time presidential candidate will need to be confirmed by the Senate. President Donald Trump announced his intention Tuesday to nominate former Utah Gov. Reports in March that Huntsman would get the Mo...More..

Mercedes-Benz recalls three million cars over diesel emissions
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Mercedes-Benz recalls three million cars over diesel emissions

The latest emissions fix plan expands a process that has seen the issueing of new software for a quarter of a million compact Mercedes models since March, of which 45% of affected cars have already received t...More..

Palo Capital Inc. Raises Stake in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Palo Capital Inc. Raises Stake in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)

Following the release of the earnings report, the stock was initially down just over 1% at $152.32 in the after-hours trading session. Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) has risen 5.27% since July 18, 2016 and is uptren...More..

Banks drag S&P, Dow lower; Netflix caps Nasdaq losses
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Banks drag S&P, Dow lower; Netflix caps Nasdaq losses

Shares of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE: PG) added 1.3%. JB Hunt Transport Services saw its shares slid 2% following the posting of a profit that came in short of expectations. Senate's consideration of healthcar...More..

German Catholic Choir Abuse Scandal: 547 Boys Confirmed as Victims
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

German Catholic Choir Abuse Scandal: 547 Boys Confirmed as Victims

The choir was run by Georg Ratzinger, the elder brother of former Pope Benedict XVI , from 1964 to 1994, when most of the abuse is believed to have occurred. He said many victims described their time at its bo...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation issues privacy warning for your connected toys
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation issues privacy warning for your connected toys

While consumer protection organizations are clamouring for action from data protection authorities and the likes of the US Federal Trade Commission, the FBI has focused on educating consumers about the potent...More..

Johnson & Johnson's medical device sales set the Q2 pace
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Johnson & Johnson's medical device sales set the Q2 pace

About 681 shares traded. It is down 18.83% since July 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. JNJ has been the topic of several recent research reports. The stock of Johnson & J...More..

Jerry Jones: Cowboys still exploring latest Elliott incident
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Jerry Jones: Cowboys still exploring latest Elliott incident

His attorney, Jonathan Wincour, filed a letter with the court on June 28, waiving a jury trial and entering a plea of no contest. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported last week, before Elliott's latest off-fie...More..

Harley-Davidson Q2 Profit Down, Tops Estimates; Cuts FY17 Forecast
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Harley-Davidson Q2 Profit Down, Tops Estimates; Cuts FY17 Forecast

Finally, Jefferies Group LLC restated a hold rating and issued a $49.00 target price on shares of Harley-Davidson in a report on Thursday, April 6th. Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major share...More..

Paperwork Errors Could Wipe Out $5B in Student Loans
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Paperwork Errors Could Wipe Out $5B in Student Loans

Thousands of people who have private student loans and haven't been paying them on time may get an unexpected gift: Their loans may be wiped away because of missing paperwork, reports the New York Times . ...More..

Robot has existential crisis; drowns self
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Robot has existential crisis; drowns self

After Farooqui posted a photo of the robot partially submerged, Twitter users went wild over the image. It also had the ability to identify break-ins and make emergency calls. Michael Armstrong professor of e...More..

Chipotle had to close a Virginia restaurant following reports of norovirus
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Chipotle had to close a Virginia restaurant following reports of norovirus

The Denver-based company notes that norovirus does not come from its food supply and it is safe to eat at its restaurants. "In accordance with our established protocols, our team is working to ensure the safe...More..

Kermit Actor Was Fired Over 'Unacceptable' Conduct, Says Muppets Studio
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Kermit Actor Was Fired Over 'Unacceptable' Conduct, Says Muppets Studio

The company, meanwhile, is alleging through "a source close to the studio" that Whitmire was "overly hostile and unproductive". The Muppets reboot was cancelled after a single season past year. Whitmire told ...More..

Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Shares Bought by Coconut Grove Bank
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Shares Bought by Coconut Grove Bank

Sandhill Capital Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Bank of America Corporation by 4.1% in the fourth quarter. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a dis...More..

East Midlands housing prices and economy
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

East Midlands housing prices and economy "among fastest growing" in UK

The centre said unemployment in London has fallen to a record low of 5.5 per cent, while growth of private sector jobs is continuing despite slowing for the first time in more than two years. In parallel, house...More..

Garth Brooks offers to pay for engaged couple's honeymoon in Hawaii
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Garth Brooks offers to pay for engaged couple's honeymoon in Hawaii

Brooks told his wife he had offered to pay for their honeymoon and Yearwood said, "Sure. absolutely". Townsend revealed that she didn't know where she wanted to go yet. This couple were given the best engagem...More..