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Economy Waymo to test self-driving cars in Atlanta
Author: 0 Waymo to test self-driving cars in Atlanta

Waymo has been testing vehicles in Texas, Arizona , Washington State, Nevada, California and most recently launched winter testing on public roads in MI. High resolution 3D mapping is crucial to self-driving vehicles, and Waymo uses vehicles' sensors to construct such maps, as well as highly detailed renderings of the areas in which they'll be driving.

Economy Moon urges South Koreans to support dialogue with North, PyeongChang cooperation
Author: 0 Moon urges South Koreans to support dialogue with North, PyeongChang cooperation

Hyon Song Wol appeared live on South Korean TV as she boarded a train at Seoul that was destined for Gangneung, which will host the Winter Olympics . "This team will enter the stadium under the Korean reunification flag". The North Korean delegation is set to arrive by a land-based route, which means that it will cross the heavily fortified border.

Economy Richemont seeks to buy Yoox Net-A-Porter for €2.8 billion
Author: 0 Richemont seeks to buy Yoox Net-A-Porter for €2.8 billion

The challenge of reaching affluent clientele in the internet age is particularly acute in the watch sector, one of Richemont's main businesses. "We see a meaningful opportunity to strengthen further Yoox Net-A-Porter Group's leading positioning in luxury e-commerce, growing the business in existing and new geographies, increasing product availability and range, and continuing to develop unparalleled services and content for today's highly discerning consumers", Mr Rupert says.

Economy Rupert Murdoch tells Facebook and Google to pay up
Author: 0 Rupert Murdoch tells Facebook and Google to pay up

Murdoch's comments came on the same day that Facebook acknowledged more forcefully than it has in the past that the platform can have the unintended consequences of spreading misinformation and undermining democracy. Murdoch also called on Google to change. "We need to refocus the system". The remarks also come with most traditional news organizations struggling as readers shift to online news sources, and as digital ad revenues are increasingly going to Facebook and Google due to ...

Economy JGBs tick up after BOJ maintains policy, economic outlook
Author: 0 JGBs tick up after BOJ maintains policy, economic outlook

The central bank forecast the economy to grow 1.4% in the fiscal year starting in April, with inflation of 1.4% over the same period. Japan's central bank announced Tuesday, as expected, that it will keep its monetary policy steady. Almost half of those surveyed by Bloomberg said they expected the first move to come later this year. The central bank said risks to prices are still tilted to the downside, though it did change its assessment on inflation expectations to "flat" from "weak".

Economy British bookmakers dismiss speculation over £2 FOBT stake limit
Author: 0 British bookmakers dismiss speculation over £2 FOBT stake limit

Ladbrokes Coral , Britain's biggest bookmaker, generated around £800m of revenue from gaming machines in 2016. The machines now let gamblers place bets of up to GBP100 every 20 seconds, the newspaper noted. Analysts at Davy stockbrokers estimated Ladbrokes Coral's earnings could fall by 28% and William Hill's by 24%. Over the weekend, the Sunday Times , citing an ally of new culture secretary Matt Hancock, reported that the "overwhelming" response to the review had persuaded ...

Economy Tesco announces it is cutting 800 jobs
Author: 0 Tesco announces it is cutting 800 jobs

The 1,700 people whose jobs are at risk will be able to apply for 900 new roles Tesco has created across its distribution centres and stores. The role of customer experience manager-present in 226 Tesco stores-will also be removed, giving line managers more direct accountability for customer service, in line with the structure of other stores, the company said.

Author: 0 Gearing for a bull run? National Holdings (NHLD) Moves 2.05% For Week

PEI has been the topic of a number of other research reports. The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $59.6. About 46,346 shares traded. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $12.29. (NYSE:DCT) for 603,154 shares. Kbc Grp Incorporated Nv has invested 0.03% in Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.

Author: 0 Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank Sells 21708 Shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)

It closed at $0.1626 lastly. About 4.99 million shares traded. The firm has a market cap of $235,420.00, a PE ratio of 22.56, a PEG ratio of 1.42 and a beta of 0.66. (NASDAQ:FB) on Thursday, August 10. The stock of ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) earned "Hold" rating by Mizuho on Thursday, October 26. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Buy" on Monday, September 4.

Economy Police searching for suspects after morning robbery
Author: 0 Police searching for suspects after morning robbery

Main St. after a reported armed robbery. No description of the suspect was provided. Police said the first suspect is described as a man between 30 and 40-years-old. He was wearing dark colored jeans and a black hooded-sweatshirt. SEARCY, Ark. - The Searcy Police Department (SPD) is investigating a Friday night gas station armed robbery.

Author: 0 Featured Stock Overview: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

The shares were sold at an average price of $38.00, for a total transaction of $578,740.00. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Canal Insurance Company increased its stake in Cisco Systems Ord ( CSCO ) by 391.49% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Economy TSA Issues Emergency Order Scrutinizing Cargo from Five Muslim-Majority Countries
Author: 0 TSA Issues Emergency Order Scrutinizing Cargo from Five Muslim-Majority Countries

The TSA said that it had required six carriers that depart with US -bound air cargo from seven airports in Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates to be subject to more scrutiny. High-grade military explosives were sent by air cargo from Turkey as part of that plot. "Anomaly detection is the bottom line here", said a TSA official.

Economy Trump considers big 'fine' over China intellectual property theft
Author: 0 Trump considers big 'fine' over China intellectual property theft

The phone call between the two leaders came as the Trump administration threatened tough action against China including punitive tariffs, sanctions and even a trade war. as he has time and again said that the trade with China is unfair to America. When asked if these moves would trigger a trade war, he said, " I don't think so, I hope not.

Economy White House says Trump focused on minimizing shutdown harm
Author: 0 White House says Trump focused on minimizing shutdown harm

President Donald Trump hailed the expected reopening of the federal government on Monday and said the shutdown's end means talks on immigration can proceed. Republicans are now holding children's health insurance hostage in order to try to force Democrats' hand, but it's not working. There has been no response so far from the White House on Graham's comments.

Economy Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
Author: 0 Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

The stock decreased 0.45% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $11.11. Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN ) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. 320.54 million shares or 0.16% more from 320.02 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Shares of Wynn Resorts ( NASDAQ WYNN ) traded up $15.59 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $195.23.

Economy North Korea: Japan hosts first ballistic missile evacuation drill
Author: 0 North Korea: Japan hosts first ballistic missile evacuation drill

The choreographed evacuations at a community centre, amusement park and subway involved 300 volunteers, simulating a missile launch from "Country X". As with Japan's numerous natural disaster and tsunami drills, Monday's exercise saw volunteers respond to instructions sent by text message and loudspeaker informing them to move quickly and orderly to a series of predetermined, mostly underground, locations.

Economy U.S. tax reform writedown pushes Switzerland's UBS to This autumn loss
Author: 0 U.S. tax reform writedown pushes Switzerland's UBS to This autumn loss

The group highlighted it began to more closely align the businesses two years ago and said it has made good progress converging the Chief Investment Office, UHNW and Global Family Office segments into global organisations. As an alternative, it is committed to raise the dividend by mid to high single digit percent a year. UBS said Monday it wrote down almost 2.87 billion francs in deferred tax assets due to the reform.

Economy Solar cell imports slapped with Trump tariff in China trade war
Author: 0 Solar cell imports slapped with Trump tariff in China trade war

The move was quickly decried by the solar industry , which said the tariffs would create a "crisis" and cost thousands of United States jobs and billions in investment without helping domestic suppliers meet rising demand. "What's most disappointing is that the president sided with two foreign-owned companies and didn't listen to Americans from across the country and political spectrum who understood tariffs will cause great economic pain for so many families in the solar sector".

Economy Black Panther Hindi trailer: Chadwick Boseman speaks the language of the market
Author: 0 Black Panther Hindi trailer: Chadwick Boseman speaks the language of the market

Given how superheroes often try to dodge gunfire, something tells us we'll see more than a few uses of that suit's kinetic-energy build up. Bikram Duggal, Executive Director and Head, Studio Entertainment, Disney India, said: "Given the excitement surrounding the release of " Black Panther " in India, as well as its direct connect with " Avengers: Infinity War ", it was paramount for us to ensure that all localisation efforts on the movie worked towards enhancing the movie's appeal and at ...

Economy Gronkowski undergoing NFL's concussion protocol after hard hit in AFC game
Author: 0 Gronkowski undergoing NFL's concussion protocol after hard hit in AFC game

It's tough", Church said following the game. He reportedly was undergoing tests for a concussion in the locker room for what the Patriots called a "head" injury. As New England mounted its second scoring drive of the game - with just under 90 seconds remaining in the first half - quarterback Tom Brady threw a pass intended for Gronkowski on first-and-10 from the Patriots' 40-yard line.

Economy Castlevania Season 2 Airs This Summer On Netflix
Author: 0 Castlevania Season 2 Airs This Summer On Netflix

Ellis' Twitter post responded to multiple questions fans had asked about the second season, which had previously been greenlit the same day the first season aired on the streaming provider. Many felt like the first season was too short although they enjoyed the four installments nonetheless. The last surviving member of a disgraced clan fights to save Eastern Europe from Dracula.

Economy Juno Therapeutics surges on Celgene deal
Author: 0 Juno Therapeutics surges on Celgene deal

Juno Therapeutics, Inc. ( JUNO ) has declined 39.85% since January 21, 2017 and is downtrending. (NASDAQ: JUNO ) or 1,428 shares. The latest exchange of 1.71 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 684 Million shares. Celgene will gain access to Juno's pipeline of CAR-T cancer drugs, which are a novel class of therapies that genetically alter patients' immune cells to attack cancer.

Author: 0 Albemarle Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for ALB

The stock increased 0.83% or $1.49 during the last trading session, reaching $181.29. About 6.36 million shares traded. Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. The stock of Credicorp Ltd. (NYSE:BAP) earned "Outperform" rating by Scotia Capital on Tuesday, March 15. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by Cantor Fitzgerald.

Economy Louisville Assistant Police Chief's Disturbing Instructions to Recruit Unearthed In Investigation
Author: 0 Louisville Assistant Police Chief's Disturbing Instructions to Recruit Unearthed In Investigation

In one of the Facebook exchanges, the Louisville police recruit asks Shaw what to do if he caught three juveniles smoking marijuana . O'Connell also said it was "quite disturbing that Shaw, a senior law enforcement officer with more than 20 years' experience, was expressing his offensive racist views with a young recruit training to be a Louisville Metro Police officer".

Economy Ocado partners with Canada's Sobeys
Author: 0 Ocado partners with Canada's Sobeys

In its first venture into North America, the online grocery retailer is set to establish a foothold in the country via a partnership with Sobeys, which has an estate of over 1500 stores across Canada. Ocado expects to incur additional capex of £15mln in the full year 20187 financial year to support this partnership and accelerate the development of its platform, with further capex in future years.

Economy Apple to discontinue the first generation iPhone X this year
Author: 0 Apple to discontinue the first generation iPhone X this year

Kuo is a well-connected and highly-respected analyst with a proven track record. Artificial intelligence will be surely supported as it has become a trend, and we can also expect a more powerful Apple A12 SoC on the hardware side. Doing so allowed Apple to address lower and more affordable price points, bolstering unit sales. Kuo has also prediction Apple will launch three iPhones in 2018 and all will come with the full vision display, though the most budget friendly version will ...

Author: 0 Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) Insider Sells 2625 Shares of Stock

The Relative Volume value measured for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation stands at 1.15. Shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSH ) opened at 56.52 on Monday. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 31 by Morgan Stanley. Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 36 sales for $45.65 million activity.

Economy Carnival Cruise Ship Death: Woman Falls Off Cabin's Balcony During Bahamas Trip
Author: 0 Carnival Cruise Ship Death: Woman Falls Off Cabin's Balcony During Bahamas Trip

The as-yet unidentified woman fell from her cabin's balcony on a Carnival Cruise Line ship, the Carnival Elation, while traveling from Jacksonville, Florida to the Bahamas. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the deceased and her family". The ship was on its second day of a five-day cruise from New Orleans to Mexico, and was heading to Cozumel, at the time of the incident.

Economy Run ONGC to buy government stake in HPCL for Rs 36915 crore
Author: 0 Run ONGC to buy government stake in HPCL for Rs 36915 crore

Officials said ONGC will not have to make an open offer to minority shareholders of HPCL as the government's holding is being transferred to another state-run firm and the ownership isn't really changing. As part of the deal, the ONGC board approved buyout of the entire 51.11% shareholding of the President of India, at a consideration of Rs 473.97 per share with a total acquisition cost of Rs.

Economy International Monetary Fund raises Italy growth forecasts
Author: 0 International Monetary Fund raises Italy growth forecasts

Lagarde made the remarks during the presentation of the updated World Economic Outlook within the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland Jan. However, it cut its forecast for Spain's growth for 2018 by 0.1 percentage point, saying political uncertainty linked to the Catalonia region's independence push was expected to impact business confidence and demand.

Economy PM Karen Karapetyan to attend Davos World Economic Forum
Author: 0 PM Karen Karapetyan to attend Davos World Economic Forum

Ramaphosa will join various discussion platforms in Davos with an aim to develop a response to new strategies towards transforming governance in various parts of the world. He said South Africa is in crisis and it will hard for the delegation to present a plan to the world. "I can list so many things that Zee News will have to run my interview for the entire week", Modi said.