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by | January 20, 2018 | 08:15

Hulu, the number three streaming video provider in the United States, costs $7.99 a month, with an ad-free option at $11.99. The good news is that if you pay the yearly $99 rate for Amazon Prime , your out-of-pocket costs aren't going to change one iota.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:10

GST on buses for use in public transport, which exclusively run on bio-fuels, to be reduced from 28 per cent to 18 per cent. There has been a rate cut on diamonds and precious stones from 3 percent to 0.25 percent. Total collection under the composite scheme till date was only Rs 307 crore, the meeting was told. The government indicated that the situation was not going to be allowed to continue.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:08

In addition to thousands of jobs and billions in investment, the second headquarters' construction and operation could push beyond initial economic impact estimates. The bidding process has been extremely competitive and a little insane, with cities offering Amazon everything from a giant cactus (thank you, Tuscon) to maybe, kinda sorta offering to fight a bear for the company (we're looking at you, Calgary, Alberta).

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:08

All 11 of the S&P 500's main indexes finished with firm gains. The S&P 500 Index closed at 2,802.56 for a gain of 26.14 points or 0.94%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 48.87 points, or 0.19 percent, to 26,066.78, the S&P 500 gained 0.69 points, or 0.02 percent, to 2,803.25 and the Nasdaq Composite added 11.43 points, or 0.16 percent, to 7,309.71.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:27

As of Thursday, Jan. 18, all five now have the same prime lending rate of 3.45 per cent. It also warned recent US tax cuts - bringing the corporate rate down to 21% from 35% - could "reinforce these uncertainty effects", with companies opting to shift planned capital expenditures from Canada to the U.S.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:18

MCX Crude oil futures closed at Rs 4084 per barrel yesterday, flat on the day after hitting highs near Rs 4100 levels. The Fed said industrial output surged 0.9% last month also buoyed by robust gains in mining production, after slipping 0.1% in November.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:05

The tax charge comes largely from write-downs of the bank's deferred-tax assets. The latest quarter's results include an estimated one-time, non-cash charge of $22 billion, or $8.43 per share, related to the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, or the US tax reform.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:01

The move by Walmart is part of a nationwide series of store closings by the company, with locations in Indiana, Tennessee, Atlanta, Louisiana, Texas and NY. Before, full-time hourly workers received 50 percent of their pay for leave. And minimum-wage workers in certain Southern California cities - including Los Angeles, Santa Monica and Pasadena - already are being paid more than $11 an hour because of local wage ordinances.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:30

Passenger traffic is doubling every 15 years, he said, meaning that the original rationale for the model still holds. Airbus delivered 718 jets in 2017, compared with 763 delivered by Boeing. However, Mr Leahy added that he is still hopeful that a deal with Emirates could be worked out. But in the wide-body, long-haul segment, Airbus lost about half its market share a year ago, with no new orders and two cancellations for the A380 superjumbo, though Boeing also suffered cancellations for ...

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:35

The Cruise AV is created to operate with no driver, steering wheel, pedals or other manual controls when it goes on the road in 2019 . Cruise Automation , the autonomous vehicle unit of General Motors will submit a report today to the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration).

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:40

New York City plans to divest roughly $ 5 billion in fossil fuels reserve holdings from its $189 billion pension system-the largest of any USA municipality to date, city officials announced Wednesday. The funds are expected to be diverted elsewhere within five years. Schneiderman's lawsuit against ExxonMobil claims that there is evidence that Exxon had "two sets of numbers" used to discuss the impact of climate change on the company - one set for the public and one for private ...

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:55

They cite the introduction of a 5 pence charge on plastic bag in supermarkets, which cut their use by more than 83% in the first year after it was introduced in England in 2015. Half a million coffee cups are littered each day in the United Kingdom, the report said. The lawmakers want the government to set a target that all single use coffee cups should be recycled by 2023 .

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:35

Meanwhile, addressing a press conference in Patna, Lalu's son Tejashwi Yadav said the party would go to the people after makarsankranti to make them aware of the "conspiracy" hatched by Nitish Kumar and the BJP against the RJD chief. Trial began before the special CBI court, Ranchi in February 2002. After spending two months in jail, Supreme Court granted bail to Prasad in the first fodder scam case.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:22

About 435,368 shares traded or 23.54% up from the average. Analysts await The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE: SCHW ) to report earnings on January, 17. Zeke invested in 5,460 shares. 110 were reported by Markston Int Ltd Liability Co. (NYSE:AJG). Reilly Fin Advsrs Llc has 0% invested in Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:19

About 5.65M shares traded. BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust (BTZ) has risen 5.13% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.97% the S&P500. Founders Financial Securities Llc owns 192,081 shares or 0.81% of their U.S. portfolio. Seaward Management Partnership stated it has 8,418 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:20

Twitter said shutting down Trump's account after the controversial post "would hide important information people should be able to see and debate". In a vague post called " World Leaders on Twitter ", Twitter awkwardly sidestepped the controversy over whether Trump's Twitter account violates its terms of service altogether, instead asserting that it doesn't matter if a world leader violates its terms of service - they should have a home on the platform nonetheless.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:54

It's been the first time in in history both major nationwide lottery jackpots are above $400 million at the same time. Two Utahns won $1 million each playing Powerball at KJ's in 2017. "I figure taxes and stuff, it's worth it when it gets up to $300 million or so", said Nate Boos, bought lottery ticket. "'I won?! No! I didn't!' Of course there would be a jubilation".

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:20

It looks like Ajit Pai can't handle the desert heat. Pai suddenly cancelled his appearance at the major tech industry conference CES on Wednesday. Security at CES has already been tightened in recent years, as terrorist threats have arisen and the trade show has grown to more than 200,000 attendees.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:52

The pickup in December's manufacturing PMI came on the back of strong demand both at home and overseas. But the PMI also showed manufacturers added staff at the slowest pace in six months, adding to signs that job creation, a highlight of Britain's economy in recent years, is now slowing.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:50

The rise saw WTI hitting its highest level since June 2015 on the final trading day of 2017.Brent crude futures - the worldwide benchmark for oil prices - were also up, rising 33 cents or 0.5 percent to $66.49 a barrel. Crude oil witnessed a continued increase with the global prices extending their recovery well and truly this year. Output peaked at 9.6 million bpd in 1970.

by | December 31, 2017 | 03:46

The social networking site has labeled the new section as " Recommended for You " to easily understand that what is this section for. But, the company says that it won't just flood your main feed with recommended posts , and, this section will only pop up "after you've viewed all the posts in your feed".

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:08

For the 2016 financial year, Cook's remuneration dropped to $8.7m from $10.3m in 2015. The last year , 2016, was not really a good year for Apple , as the sales had gone down. In 2017, Cook's personal air travel expenses totaled $93,109, and Apple spent an additional $224,216 in personal security costs provided to Cook.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:51

It also paves the way for an overhaul of the company after a turbulent year, complete with criminal probes, a lawsuit over trade secrets allegedly stolen from Google's self-driving auto division and internal investigations into its toxic company culture.

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:53

Jadhav, in the video that was apparently shot before he got to meet his kin, also said that he had requested to meet his family members and that he was grateful to the Pakistan Government for letting that happen. "It has nothing to do with consular access ", he added. Pakistan released a picture of Jadhav's mother, Avanti, and wife, Chetankul, seated at a desk and speaking to him from behind a glass window.

by | December 27, 2017 | 03:54

Most major retailers have extended hours on the day after Christmas, but check with your local store or shopping center to be sure they're open when you plan to arrive. Alexander, who had just arrived at the store, expressed hopes that prices had come down from before Christmas. "Last year, before and after Christmas was insane".

by | December 25, 2017 | 19:06

There is a 30 percent chance of nighttime snow showers. Christmas Day will be partly sunny with a high near 35 and a low of 18. Slow down and use caution while driving. Bookmaker Coral saw an increase in customers betting on a white Christmas, Aberdeen had the shortest odds at 2-1 for snowfall, while Birmingham and Manchester are both on 6-1 with London trailing on 8-1.

by | December 23, 2017 | 01:56

The new restrictions are meant to slash North Korea's imports of refined petroleum products, further restrict shipping and impose a 12-month deadline for expatriate North Korean workers to be sent home. aggression. Speaking at the fifth Workers' Party cell chairs conference in Pyongyang the previous day, Kim reportedly said that the North has achieved the historic task of completing its nuclear force and urged the chairs to break down US sanctions and do their best to realize the party's ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 01:21

Major Paul Rideout, the Director of Community & Family Services, says "we have faith the goal can be reached" by the end of the day Saturday. They've been contributing to the cause for over 20 years. Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is urging people all over the state to give the kettles a boost if possible. The Salvation Army says the money raised during the holiday season helps provide food and toys for those in need.

by | December 22, 2017 | 02:13

Alex Apati, of Ladbrokes, said: "The weather can't seem to make its mind up but we've never seen as much betting interest for snow as we already have this year with punters continuing to dream of a White Christmas". We have nothing different for today, tomorrow and even Friday . The rain will extend all the way into central and parts of northern New England as well.

by | December 22, 2017 | 02:08

Today's ruling maintained a preliminary anti-dumping duty while slightly lowering the massive preliminary countervailing duty, reducing the overall duties on the C-Series from 299.45 per cent to 292.21 per cent. In a twist, European aerospace company Airbus, Boeing's chief rival, swooped in October, agreeing to buy a majority stake in the struggling C Series program.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:26

That's an increase of 0.65 percent. That brought the 2017 population estimate for IL to 12,802,023 people. Idaho came in at No. 1, with a 2.2 percent increase to 1.7 million from July 1, 2016 to July 1, 2017. Census data released by the U.S. Census Bureau show MA from July 1016 through July 2017, saw its population increase by about half a percent. Much of eastern Idaho's growth - in both people and jobs - is related to the expansion of federal programs in recent years, Rogers said.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:13

Ohio-based Fifth Third Bancorp said it will pay a $1,000 bonus to more than 13,500 employees, as well as raise the minimum wage for 3,000 of its workers to $15 an hour. AT&T's Wednesday announcement could also be read as an effort to get into Trump's good graces. Well, the corporate tax rate is being cut by 40 percent; that's the centerpiece of the new bill.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:12

Sacramento is competing with Cincinnati and Detroit for that second spot. After a December 6 meeting in NY for finalists Nashville , Detroit , Cincinnati and Sacramento with the MLS Expansion Committee, Nashville officials have been fairly quiet about the bid.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:29

In a statement issued last night, Impact said it has agreed to meet Ryanair management tomorrow evening, but stressed that it is available to meet sooner. It also confirmed it will recognise cabin crew unions. Ryanair pilots chose to call off the industrial action after the airline caved in to demands and agreed to recognized unions, a decision that totally contravened their previous 32 year-long stance on unionship.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:32

He added that the sale of the Panthers , who joined the National Football League in 1995, would not begin until the last game of the season had been played. The Panthers have one of the most exciting quarterbacks in the NFL . The Panthers had announced Friday they were conducting the investigation .