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by | April 05, 2019 | 05:58

By comparison, the company said the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) records one crash for every 492,000 miles for all vehicles. Tesla shares dropped below the $270 mark this week, Wall Street is now focusing closely on the $250 figure which Tesla shares have not closed below since March 2017.

by | April 04, 2019 | 05:55

It fell upon Bijan Zanganeh , energy minister for Iran , to remind colleagues that fundamentals should not be overlooked: he told Russian media that the "Oil market is in a fragile situation considering the supply and demand balance, so the oil producers should be wary of any trouble in the oil market, especially due to us measures against big oil producers".

by | April 04, 2019 | 05:48

Theresa May was told by one of her former key advisers yesterday that her plan to rely on Labour MPs to get her Brexit deal through parliament was stupid and would fail. After her European Union withdrawal deal was rejected three times by MPs, Ms May invited Mr Corbyn, a veteran socialist, to talks in parliament to try to plot a way out of the crisis.

by | April 03, 2019 | 03:30

But Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders earlier Tuesday told reporters in the White House's South Lawn driveway - the new de facto briefing room - following a hit on usually pro-Trump Fox News that her boss wants Democrats to make clear to what they would agree.

by | April 02, 2019 | 09:11

Proposed by Labour MPs Peter Kyle and Phil Wilson Motion E, for a confirmatory referendum, giving the public a vote to approve any Brexit deal passed by Parliament before it can be implemented lost by 280 votes for to 292 votes against. "My party refuses to compromise, I regret therefore that I can no longer sit for the party", an emotional Conservative MP Nick Boles said in the parliament chamber shortly after the announcement of the vote results to quit the party.

by | April 02, 2019 | 07:41

An AKP official and a source close to the party predicted a cabinet shuffle or other changes among those around Erdogan , especially given the loss in Istanbul . But rights activists and even Turkey's Western allies say that under Erdogan's leadership, democracy has been eroded, particularly after a failed 2016 coup that led to tens of thousands of people being arrested.

by | March 31, 2019 | 10:42

As for the future trend of transportation, ride-hailing companies are eying autonomous driving as the next prospect to hit of the market. "Lyft has been successful against big odds because we have always prioritized the long term sustainable growth of both our community and our company", Zimmer said at the event.

by | March 30, 2019 | 07:32

WOW Air has published a notice to their passengers with some information on how to rebook their flights with other airlines. After starting operations in 2012, the airline expanded quickly to 37 destinations and reported up to 60 percent annual growth in passenger numbers.

by | March 29, 2019 | 09:40

Crude futures were little changed in post-settlement trade after the American Petroleum Institute, a trade organization, said USA crude inventories rose 1.9 million barrels in the latest week. US crude inventories are forecast to have fallen by 2.4 million barrels in what would be a third straight weekly decline. However, the rising Brent-WTI spread might boost U.S.

by | March 28, 2019 | 11:53

Tickets sold in Arizona, California, Indiana, Missouri, New Jersey and NY matched five numbers and are worth $1 million each. The Powerball jackpot is seen on a sign at the Shell Gateway store on March 26 in Boynton Beach, Florida. The Powerball jackpot was last hit in NY in the December 26 drawing. More than 71,000 tickets sold in Virginia won prizes ranging from $4 to $50,000.

by | March 28, 2019 | 09:58

The world's biggest restaurant chain is spending more than $300 million on Dynamic Yield Ltd., according to a person familiar with the matter. McDonald's is investing in AI technology to encourage customers to order more. Additionally, the decision technology can also suggest additional items to add to a customer's order based on their current selections. The technology has already been piloted in several of McDonald's US branches throughout 2018, the company said.

by | March 26, 2019 | 06:54

After weeks of speculations and uncertainties over the future course of Jet Airways, which has grounded over 80 planes due to financial woes, approved constitution of an Interim Management Committee to manage and monitor the daily operations and cash flow of the company.

by | March 26, 2019 | 05:19

Federal Reserve's much more dovish-than-anticipated decisive statement earlier this week had already signaled that another interest rate-hike this year might have already been out of the questions, goading the USA citizens to purchase more in order to keep the wheels of its slowing economy whirling.

by | March 24, 2019 | 11:39

The estimated jackpot is $638.8 million. The record $1.586 billion prize was won in 2016 across three states: California , Florida and Tennessee. "Now fourth-largest, this run is starting to feel similar to the frenzy that we saw last fall".

by | March 21, 2019 | 08:59

However, Google included "exclusivity clauses" in some AdSense contracts which prevented publishers from placing ads from Google rivals on their search pages. In the world of online search advertising, Google held a market share above 70 percent between 2006 and 2016. Essentially, for years Google didn't allow its AdSense customers to feature rival search engines on their sites.

by | March 17, 2019 | 09:23

Facebook is facing a slew of lawsuits and regulatory inquiries over its privacy practices, including ongoing investigations by the US Federal Trade Commission, the Securities and Exchange Commission and two state agencies in NY. The social network's handling of user data has been a flashpoint for controversy since it admitted previous year that Cambridge Analytica, a political consultancy which did work for Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, used an app that may have hijacked the ...

by | March 16, 2019 | 06:40

It's an important launch, maybe Tesla's most important ever. Tesla has officially unveiled the Model Y compact SUV today at an event live from California . The cheaper version of the new vehicle starts with a battery that will last drivers for up to 230 miles. Deliveries are due to start at in the fall of 2020.

by | March 13, 2019 | 15:51

Infiniti aims to withdraw from Western Europe by early 2020. The Wearside workforce will no longer build the Q30 vehicle within months. Nissan also recently scrapped plans to build its new X-Trail SUV in Britain amid the uncertainty surrounding Brexit, saying it had taken the decision to optimise its investments by building the next generation model in Japan.

by | March 12, 2019 | 07:58

Some of those stores that have closed may now reopen with a smaller crew. In a blog post , the company said about half the locations it was planning to close will stay open. While this is normal in the auto industry, a close comparison of Tesla's 2019 sales figures shows steeper declines for the company compared to other vendors.

by | March 08, 2019 | 10:26

It is also the lowest number in the 15 years the survey has been produced, Hurun said. The government aims to create more than 11 million new urban jobs this year and keep the urban unemployment rate within 4.5 per cent, in line with its 2018 goals.