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Self-driving cars for country roads

This requirement alone has limited self-driving vehicle pilots to the major cities and towns in which technology firms and automakers are performing tests and investing in the creation of full 3D maps . "If you live outside the city and can't drive, you don't have many options". Researchers used a self-driving Toyota Prius and outfitted it with MapLite , LIDAR , and sensors.

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JetBlue Pilot Windshield Cracks In Mid-Air, Forcing Emergency Landing

A JetBlue flight made an emergency landing on Sunday after its outer windshield shattered, according to ABC News . The flight landed safely at approximately 1:00 p.m. Robert Sumwalt, the chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, said that passenger's death was the first in a USA passenger airline accident in over nine years.

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Iran isn't the only threat to oil market stability

Futures in NY and London jumped as much as 1.4 percent. There are no signs that European allies enlisted to "fix" the deal had persuaded him to preserve the accord, whose loss would reflect a growing rift between the USA and its allies in Europe.

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Cops swarm black women renting an AirBnB after neighbor thinks they're burglars

They informed us that there was also a helicopter tracking us. The caller told police several people , who were not recognized as neighbors or the homeowner, were taking suitcases from the home and loading them into a vehicle that was backed into the driveway.

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Dish Network lawsuit could mean money for you

Barrett, an attorney with Bailey Glasser, told CBS News . To check if your phone number received one of these calls, you can look it up on this website .

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Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) Trading Up 0%

As of now, Berkshire Hathaway Inc . has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 2.03, 10.82 and 0 respectively. Among 5 analysts covering Gramercy Property ( NYSE : GPT ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. The stock price closed last trading at $12.77. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.51 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that Gramercy Property Trust will post 2.05 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Disney Revenue Rises on Strong Box Office

The company has a market capitalization of $152.10 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.98, a PEG ratio of 1.45 and a beta of 1.29. The stock traded with the volume of 9.97 Million shares yesterday. Day traders strive to make money by exploiting minute price movements in individual assets (usually stocks, though currencies, futures, and options are traded as well), usually leveraging large amounts of capital to do so, therefore they trade on Stocks in Play.

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Elon Musk dating Canadian singer Grimes and the Internet can't handle it

Musk's appearance came just minutes after his ex-girlfriend Amber Heard stunned the red carpet in a radiant red gown with an ornate headpiece and gold detailing in her hair. She described this character as one that is "doomed to be eternally tortured" by artificial intelligence . "They both care for one another, but the timing just isn't right".

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc

In the transaction dated March 06, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Director; Paulson John disposed a total of 7,066,629 shares at an average price of $15.4, amounting to approximately $108,826,087. Also, Director Joseph Papa purchased 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 13th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $15.40 per share, for a total transaction of $108,826,086.60.

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Why Warren Buffett Loves Apple Stock

The addition of Apple shares increased Berkshire Hathaway's stake in the company to 240 million shares, or roughly 5%. " Apple's an wonderful company, and the multiple's not very big", he added. There is no reason at all for me to encourage other people to buy Apple . While stock buybacks are a controversial way for companies to spend cash that they could otherwise invest in growth or acquisitions, Buffett said that in Apple's case it makes sense.

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Watch As Nita Ambani Grooves To Bollywood Numbers With Daughter Isha

The Isha-Anand engagement was attended by Shah Rukh Khan , Aamir Khan , Sachin Tendulkar , Karan Johar , Ranbir Kapoor and Anil Ambani. She also danced with her daughter to Nachde Ne Saare from Katrina Kaif-Sidharth Malhotra starrer Baar Baar Dekho .

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Japan's Takeda announces £46 bn firm offer for Shire

Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical has struck a deal to buy Irish drugmaker Shire for £46bn after the two sides finally agreed the terms of the deal. Previously, SoftBank Group Corp.'s 2016 purchase of British semiconductor designer ARM Holdings Plc.

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California Will Require Solar Panels For New Homes

Specifically, reports are suggesting that the CEC will vote Tuesday on approving its 2019 Building Energy Efficiency Standards which, among other things, includes a provision requiring that all new residential buildings be built with solar PV installations.

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Waymo Operated Auto Driven Minivan In Arizona Caves Into Another Vehicle

Police released the crash video from Waymo's camera system to ABC15 that shows the silver Honda heading toward the van. According to the same media, driving the auto Waymo was driver, who received minor injuries. Further investigation will reveal what actually happened and who is at fault but what remains to be seen is whether this incident heats up the debate against self-driving vehicles and raises demands for further perfection in technology to prevent such accidents from taking ...

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Is Comcast Preparing To Make Unsolicited Offer For Fox?

Comcast has also been inquiring with bankers about the potential for financing of an all-cash bid for Disney , should the conditions be favorable in the AT&T-Time Warner ruling, as first reported by Reuters . Indeed, now Comcast is offering 22 billion pounds (about $30 billion) to acquire 61 percent ownership of Sky. But the largest bid is still the most likely to walk away with the film and TV properties controlled by Fox.

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Sensex reclaims 35000 in opening trade

Analysts said crude oil prices and the rupee would be the other key factors affecting markets. Similarly, the barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) made gains during the day's trade session. "Additionally, investor's sentiment improved after a tepid U.S. job data which may slow down FEDs rate hike trajectory". The market capitalisation of listed firms on the NSE stood at Rs 1,48,80,103.32 crore.

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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive happening Saturday May 12th

To participate, residents may leave donations of canned goods and other non-perishables by their mailboxes by 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, May 12, 2018 . Fairfield First Selectman Mike Tetreau said, "The Town of Fairfield is proud to support the Letter Carriers' Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive once again this year".

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IShares MSCI KLD 400 Social ETF (DSI) Rises 0.67% for May 7

All the advances in technology have allowed regular investors to access information with relative ease. Once identifying these stocks, investors may want to look back at earnings history over the past few quarters. Emrg Mkts Ishares Core MSCI ETF (IEMG) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -96.21. Despite the name, CCI can be used on other investment tools such as stocks.

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Obamacare's calorie count rules go into effect

Some in the restaurant industry have argued the new law is expensive and puts a big burden on businesses. Many major restaurant chains like McDonald's and Taco Bell are already complying with the rule, but the federal government will now require it.

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Warren Buffett lauds Wells Fargo as it launches brand campaign

Do cryptocurrency investors care what Warren Buffett has to say on the subject? Speaking on CNBC's Squawk Box Monday , Buffett called bitcoin a "non-productive asset" in which you're relying on the next "crazy" person buying it to pay you more than you paid for the volatile asset-something he argued is a bad gamble.

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Uber mum on software flaw's role in fatal self-driving accident

The NTSB is expected to issue a preliminary report on the Arizona Uber crash in the coming weeks. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is also investigating the incident. "Autonomous (vehicles) at maturity will be safer", he said at a Washington event. Mike Ramsey, a transportation and mobility analyst at Gartner Inc., told Bloomberg at the time that there are only two real explanations for the accident: Either the vehicle suffered a technical failure and didn't detect ...

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AAA Michigan: Gas Prices Remain Flat

AAA advises motorists to shop around for the best prices in their area, and to make sure they and their passengers buckle up - every time. Huntsville- $2.55, flat from last week's $2.55. "Illinois (+52 cents) and MI (+51 cents) join IN on the top 10 list of states with the highest year over year increase". Over the weekend, a barrel of oil topped $70 for the first time since November 2014.

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Golden state and Houston are close to the conference finals

So while Green called out both Curry and Durant before Game 4, there was no doubt for whom the message was truly intended: KD. "We didn't have the looks we normally have", he said. This was always going to be Durant's series. We saw it for glimpses in Game 2, Curry's return, but so much of that performance, Curry admits now, was fueled by adrenaline.

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'Rat poison squared': Buffett, Gates take aim at bitcoin

Last week, CNBC reported that he bought a staggering 75 million shares in Apple at the start of the year, which is on top of the 120 million shares he scooped up in 2017. He added: "I wished we owned more of it". In fact, Buffett's criticism of bitcoin goes all the way back to 2014 when he said bitcoin was a awful long-term investment.

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ZTE lodges application with United States for suspension of business ban

This deal is one of the few options left to ZTE, after the U.S. issued a seven year ban on smartphone company. In addition, the Chinese government has also chose to help ZTE out, going so far as to ask its rival economic superpower to amend the current ban on the firm.

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Nestle Will Pay $7.15 Billion To Starbucks For Global Coffee Alliance

It said the Starbucks packaged goods business generates annual revenue of about $2 billion a year. Exclusions will be the sales done within the stores of Starbucks and the products which are ready to drink. "With Starbucks, Nescafe and Nespresso , we bring together three iconic brands in the world of coffee", Nestle Chief Executive Officer Mark Schneider said in the statement.

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Air France survival called into question

Air France-KLM chief executive Jean-Marc Janaillac, who will stay on until May 15, had been battling to cut costs to keep up with competition from Gulf carriers and low-priced airlines. "I call on everyone to be responsible: crew, ground staff, and pilots who are asking for unjustified pay hikes", Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire told the BFM news channel on Sunday.

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Millennials, Generation Z Are The Loneliest People

Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports. Researchers surveyed 20,000 adults using the University of California, Los Angeles Loneliness Scale, which has respondents rate how closely they feel about 20 specific statements. The people who feel lonely are likely to get a heart stroke or a heart attack. "We view a person's physical, mental and social health as being entirely connected", Mr.

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Most sought after stock in today's trading: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Acnb Corp (ACNB) investors sentiment increased to 3.5 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.12, from 1.06 in 2017Q3. Fisher Asset Management Llc, which manages about $76.56 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Blackrock Inc (NYSE:BLK) by 6,522 shares to 103,996 shares, valued at $53.42M in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

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Cambridge Analytica must hand data to USA citizen, says British regulator

Mr Carroll is an associate professor at Parsons School of Design in New York City and researches the intersections between advertising and journalism politics data. If Cambridge Analytica does not do so, it will be violating the Data Protection Act of 1998, and will be committing a criminal offense "punishable in the courts by an unlimited fine".

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Mukesh Ambani's daughter Isha Ambani to marry Anand Piramal in December

As per reports, Isha and Anand have been friends since a long-time and both their families share a strong bond of friendship for over four decades. Earlier in March, Mukesh Ambani's elder son Akash got engaged to Shloka Mehta , the youngest daughter of diamantaire Russell Mehta.

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Five miners missing after tremor in Polish coal mine

The natural disaster hit the Zofiowska coal mine in the southern town of Jasterzebie-Zdroj, near the Czech border. The rescue was launched at 11:25 a.m. "There has never been such a powerful quake at the mine", Jablonska-Bajer said. Eight rescue teams are reportedly working on site, but haven't been able to get any nearer to the epicenter of the quake because of high levels of methane.

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Analysts Ratings for Newell Brands Inc. (NWL)

The stock increased 0.55% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $130.73. The Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Llc holds 26,075 shares with $1.01M value, up from 13,450 last quarter. Mendel Money Management invested 1.04% of its portfolio in Newell Brands Inc . (NYSE: NWL ). Icon Advisers Incorporated holds 0.23% or 108,400 shares in its portfolio.

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Wisconsin man eats his 30000th Big Mac

In accordance with the retired jail guard, he's eaten not less than one Massive Mac a day since Could 17, 1972. Gorske additionally claims at his last medical check-up, his cholesterol was "low" and his blood pressure was "perfect". He gave them a half-hour presentation before taking that record-breaking bite into two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, and onions on a sesame seed bun.

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Lufthansa-Air France or BA-Air France?

He said he hoped his departure would spark "a more acute collective awareness" before leaving without taking questions. The French airline has suffered a series of strikes over 13 days that it said have cost it over EUR€300 million (USD$360 million), with the most recent on Thursday and Friday this week.


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