Ford Invests for R&D in Canada

The new hires more than double the size of Ford's mobile connectivity engineering team. Meaning it will hone in on vehicle modems, new driver-assist features and autonomous vehicles. "Technology and innovation never stand still, so it's essential tha... More..

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Article 50: Volatility for pound as Theresa May triggers Brexit
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Article 50: Volatility for pound as Theresa May triggers Brexit

With the week's biggest United Kingdom news having passed without serious incident, the Pound may still be weakened on Thursday and Friday when negatively-forecast confidence and GDP data comes out. In the wa...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Oil rises on Libya disruption, likely OPEC output cut extension

Brent crude oil futures gained 0.58 dollar or 1.14 percent to close at USD 51.33 a barrel at NYMEX. Singapore received 11,000 bpd of the USA crude oil; Peru, 7,000 bpd; France, 7,000 and Spain bought 4,000 bp...More..

Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU)- Pre Movers Under Analysts Crush: ILG (NASDAQ:ILG)
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU)- Pre Movers Under Analysts Crush: ILG (NASDAQ:ILG)

Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $785.1 million. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for lululemon athlet...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

US House votes to repeal Obama's internet privacy protections

Providers will also be free to sell user data directly to marketers, financial firms and other companies that mine personal data, all of whom would be free to use the data without consumers' consent . Unfo...More..

Darden Restaurants to buy Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen for $780 mln
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Darden Restaurants to buy Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen for $780 mln

Quantbot Tech Ltd Partnership invested 0.46% in Darden Restaurants, Inc. The research firm Upgrade the stock to Buy. Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 2.50 on company shares. D...More..

Google launches new open-source software site
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Google launches new open-source software site

Technology giant Google has released a new open source website to showcase its open source projects. Google has launched a new website - opensource.google.com - that serves as a central repository for a...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Tribes: Oil flow isn't end of pipeline battle

The Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Sioux tribes continue to pursue their lawsuit which demands a stop to the project. Iron Eyes and 73 others were arrested February 1 after setting up teepees on land that...More..

Sensex sheds 184 points; Nifty50 slips below 9050
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Sensex sheds 184 points; Nifty50 slips below 9050

The NSE Nifty reclaimed the 9,100-mark. The BSE market breadth was in favour of the bulls - with 325 advances and 61 declines. Globally, Asian stocks ended up. Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shar...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Nuclear states are in breach of the Non-Proliferation Treaty

The corresponding resolution was supported by more than 100 countries, while Russian Federation and 35 other countries voted against it. A United Nations conference to negotiate a treaty outlawing nuclear wea...More..

The NFL Just Approved the Oakland Raiders' Move to Las Vegas
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The NFL Just Approved the Oakland Raiders' Move to Las Vegas

The Raiders are still set to play in Oakland throughout 2017, and potentially longer. The team will switch cities yet again. " I think we will have a vote ", commissioner Roger Goodell told ESPN's Sal Pao...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny jailed for 15 days

The protests drew comparisons with mass anti-government rallies that swept Russian Federation in 2011 over vote-rigging after a parliamentary election, which snowballed into the biggest challenge against Putin...More..

Backed forces battle for Islamic State-held air base in Syria
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Backed forces battle for Islamic State-held air base in Syria

The training was being carried out with help from SDF-allied security forces from Manbij and other areas in northern Syria, and from the USA -led coalition. Although several groups blamed coalition air strikes ...More..

Cuomo Says the GOP Health-Care Bill 'Declared War on New York'
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Cuomo Says the GOP Health-Care Bill 'Declared War on New York'

New York City, run by Democrats, wouldn't get the same relief. Its passage is uncertain. AARP was one of dozens of groups that urged members to call their congressional representatives and urge them to vote n...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Oil Rises as US Fuel-Supply Drop Counters Crude-Stockpile Gain

Amid growing worry about the direction that oil prices are heading into, the Energy Information Administration reported a 5-million-barrel build in USA commercial oil inventories for last week, bringing tot...More..

Leggings-clad teens couldn't board United Airlines flight
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Leggings-clad teens couldn't board United Airlines flight

Fueling the controversy were initial United tweets in response to Watts that lacked context in which the airline said it "shall have the right to refuse passengers if they are not properly clothed via our Con...More..

Loudoun Co., DC drive region's population growth
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Loudoun Co., DC drive region's population growth

IL led the nation in population loss for the second straight year. Speculation is that the rural population decline has flattened out, more 30-somethings are seeking to live in rural areas, and immigratio...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

It's gut-check time for Denver as Nuggets visit Pacers

LeBron wasn't the only star to be roasted by the Serbian sophomore on the low block. James was asked how his individual defensive effort stacked up on a night where he registered a plus-minus of minus 30 in 3...More..

IPhone lorded over the smartphone industry past year, Samsung came in second
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

IPhone lorded over the smartphone industry past year, Samsung came in second

Apple patrons have a reason to rejoice now, with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus becoming the best selling smartphones of 2016. For now, it has the iPhone 6s, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, and iPhone 6s Plus to cont...More..

Finally, Amazon Prime one-hour delivery comes to Boston
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Finally, Amazon Prime one-hour delivery comes to Boston

The hotel giant is expected to decide if it will roll out one of the tech assistants across one or more of its chains by mid-year. "The race is still on", Toni Stoeckl, Marriott's global brand leader of lif...More..

China, India led slowdown in coal power development, says report
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

China, India led slowdown in coal power development, says report

Last year, Greenpeace India released a report on the coal power overcapacity, which estimated that India would be wasting Rs 3.2 lakh crore on idle coal power plants by 2022. "Closures of old coal plants dr...More..

Airbnb rebrands for push into China
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Airbnb rebrands for push into China

Airbnb is already a popular global brand, but its latest push to further its presence in China may soon make it the home-away-from-home version of Uber. This feature debuted a year ago and already may pose a c...More..

Wall Street sinks on fears of delays to Trump tax cuts
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Wall Street sinks on fears of delays to Trump tax cuts

Wall Street fell sharply on Tuesday as investors anxious that President Donald Trump will struggle to deliver promised tax cuts that propelled the market to record highs in recent months, with nervousness deepe...More..

Yogurt Growing Pains Continue To Plague General Mills
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Yogurt Growing Pains Continue To Plague General Mills

The company's total sales, including the convenience store and foodservice and worldwide segment, fell 5 percent to $3.79 billion, less than the $3.82 billion analysts surveyed by Zacks expected. Learn how you ...More..

Ag Day is every day
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Ag Day is every day

To join in, please register here . Agriculture provides nearly everything we eat, use and wear on a daily basis, and is increasingly contributing to fuel and other bio-products. Every day our stores ensure c...More..