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Uber changes policies for claims of sexual harassment, assault

This announcement comes a couple of weeks after an investigation found that more than 100 stateside Uber drivers had been accused of sexually assaulting or harassing passengers in the last four years. "On the heels of controversies ranging from exploitative use of surge pricing to questionable CEO behavior, there are reasonable questions about Uber's values at a time when consumers are increasingly voting with their wallets and using shared values as a key decision maker".

Deepika Padukone at Cannes 2018: Actress impresses with her Day 1 outfits

Here is a closer look at her #OOTN. Keeping it simple and basic she wore black sari with a basic sleeveless blouse. She was photographed at the Nice airport on Wednesday and her travel picks included designer names like that of Maison Margiela, Alexander McQueen, Tom Ford and Celine.

Solar Panels May Be Required On New California Homes

She noted in an interview that deploying solar as part of the home building process will normalize the technology for tens of thousands of families, in a positive way. "Adding more things to the cost is probably not a good thing". Residential solar system. Author: mjmonty. Meanwhile, non-residential dwellings will achieve energy savings of 30%, the Energy Commission estimates .

Man still hungry after eating record 30000th Big Mac

Don Gorske snacks to his 18,000th Huge Mac at Fond du lac High-school, in Fond du Lac, Wis., Nov. 6, 2001. Over the almost 46 years since he had the first Big Mac, Gorske had only gone a total of eight days without eating one. 21,387 in hand. The last day he didn't have a Big Mac was Thanksgiving Day in 2011, when McDonald's was closed and he thought he had a burger in the freezer.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt to end after season 4

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt has never attained quite the level of cultural cache as some of Netflix's other originals. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt , which was created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock , doesn't have the most normal premise for a sitcom.

Oxford Instruments plc (LON:OXIG) Analyst Ratings as of April 24, 2018

Sold All: 1 Reduced: 7 Increased: 18 New Position: 7. 91 grew stakes while 43 funds took stakes. It is down 0.00% since April 24, 2017 and is. Bain Cap Pub Equity Llc reported 429,186 shs. Finally, Numis Securities restated a "hold" rating and set a GBX 236 ($3.29) target price on shares of Intu Properties in a research report on Thursday, January 18th.

FAA orders emergency engine checks after Southwest fatality

At issue are the engine fan blades on Boeing 737-600, 700, 800 and 900 jets. Engine maker CFM, a joint venture between General Electric and Safran, issued a service bulletin recommending stepped-up checks because the fan blades on the engine that failed on Tuesday would not have been covered for immediate inspections under the previous standards.

Inspectors may visit Douma on Wednesday

It was the first time MPs had the chance to question Mrs May over her decision to join the USA and France in attacking Syria due to the Easter break. According to Syrian state media, the country's air defenses had responded to a missile attack over the western city of Homs. Her remarks came as she briefed lawmakers at the House of Commons about the weekend airstrikes held with the US and France, which targeted the Assad regime's chemical weapons facilities.

It's All About the Margins — IBM Earnings

The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 24.13%. Adviser Investments LLC now owns 12,714 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $1,845,000 after acquiring an additional 965 shares during the last quarter. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Wednesday, January 17. The company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Friday, March 9.

James Comey gives first interview since President Trump fired him

Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. That power, Comey told them, was neither coincidence nor the product of their hard work as individual lawyers.

International Monetary Fund warns rising trade tensions threaten to derail global growth

The IMF statement said the Crown's fiscal position was strong and "provides space to accommodate the needs from strong economic and population growth", with increased spending on infrastructure able to be ramped up further if a bigger-than-expected tax take turned out to be structural.

Here's how Facebook tracks you even when you're logged out

As per some reports over the web, David Baser, who is Facebook's Product Management Director, has given a clarification regarding the company's tracking practices along with data usage. The most obvious one is of course, using Facebook to log into a website. "The government, swept along by IT globalisation, never really had the chance to ascertain the advantages or disadvantages - and even educate and provide guidance on use of social networks like Facebook to PNG users", he said.

Tesla Model Y production planned to begin in November 2019

On March 23 , 38-year-old Walter Huang, an Apple engineer, was driving to work with the auto on Autopilot , according to a post on Tesla's blog . The NTSB expects its full investigation and report to take at least a year and up to two years, an amount of time Tesla doesn't have the patience for to stay mum.

Australia: 'Landmark' cricket broadcast deal

Previously, academics that specialise in sports broadcasting told AdNews they believed the recent ball tampering scandal could impair the value of cricket rights by several hundred million dollars and that the $1 billion mark was unlikely.

Volkswagen Considers Fixing Leader Later Diesel Scandal

Volkswagen is considering a management shakeup that could mean replacing its current CEO Matthias Mueller . VW said earlier on Tuesday that it was considering a change in the CEO job. Despite the ongoing bad press and multi-billion dollar fines from the scandal, the Volkswagen Group managed to sell a record 10,521,500 passenger and light commercial vehicles previous year.

Markets open flat; Sensex at 33570 points

The Reserve Bank also said India's economic growth rate is expected to strengthen to 7.4 per cent in the current fiscal, from 6.6 per cent in 2017-18, on account of revival in investment activity. Meanwhile, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs 335.18 crore on net basis, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) sold equities to the tune of Rs 152.55 crore yesterday, provisional data showed.

Losses lengthen after March jobs data jolt

Friday's jobs report showed continued healthy gains in manufacturing and mining, two industries that Trump has sought to bolster and are also getting a boost from a stronger global economy and recovery in the oil and gas business. By June next year, it plans to pay half its employees' educational costs. Some of the drop-off in hiring for March was likely weather-related, with late spring snowstorms blanketing the Northeast, closing construction sites and potentially postponing shopping ...

Sugar tax comes into effect in the UK

The tax is estimated to raise around £520million which will go to the Department for Education to fund sports in primary schools. The government's move is created to reduce rates of obesity and type 2 diabetes , with childhood obesity levels continuing to rise in the UK.

Dow dives as much as 750

It's too soon to call it the beginning of a trade war, but for now, investors aren't sticking around to find out. The Dow was down 610 points, or 2.5 percent, to 23,492 as of 1:42 p.m. Snap fell 8 percent over planned layoffs . Trading volumes were light, with some global markets still closed. That tweet was enough to send Amazon shares down 7 percent, or $50 billion, in early morning trading last week.

CMA publishes latest Fox remedies for Sky bid

Fox is in the process of selling the bulk of its assets to Disney, including its Sky stake, but said the sale of Sky News could take place regardless of whether the two companies' £51bn mega-merger goes ahead. The company, however, needs to persuade another regulator, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), and the government. Even if Fox's proposals satisfy Britain's government and competition regulator, however, it may still need to raise its recommended offer for Sky after USA ...

Shanghai crude oil futures jump more than 6%

The oil futures with delivery in September began the stock exchange session at a price of 440 CNY per barrel, and by noon almost 15,000 contracts changed their owners. At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was down 0.6 percent at 3,133.72, while the blue-chip CSI300 index also lost 0.6 percent at 3,879.89. But by 5 p.m.

Waymo partners with Jaguar to make an autonomous I-Pace SUV

The I-PACE will be incorporated into Waymo's on-demand ride-hailing service, scheduled to launch later in 2018 in Phoenix. However, one of Uber's autonomous vehicles was recently at center of the first fatality resulting from a self-driving vehicle mishap.

Didi in Delhi meets Kanimozhi, Pawar; Sonia likely on March 28

On whether she would be meeting UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi during her visit to New Delhi , the chief minister said, "She is hospitalised". "The Congress is undoubtedly the largest opposition party with a direct fight with the BJP in many states and big footprint across the country", said a TMC leader privy to the meeting.

China launches crude oil futures

Long-awaited yuan-denominated futures on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange traded at 427.90 yuan a barrel (US$67.78) for September settlement at 2:13pm, with about 18,540 lots changing hands. Liquidity was driven by speculative retail and institutional investors, said Chen Tong, Shanghai-based senior crude analyst at First Futures. Crude oil futures slipped on Monday, but losses were capped by a rebound in stock markets and escalating Saudi-Iran tensions.

Amazon could buy Toys "R" Us stores

In a message posted on LinkedIn , Ellia Kassoff, founder of Strategic Marks, said his company is planning on bringing back KB Toys. After the holiday shopping season ends, Kassoff told the website he will decide which of the pop-up stores will become permanent, based on their performance and whether he can negotiate a lease.

NPD: Toys "R" Us closures will not tank the industry

Toys "R" Us, which filed for bankruptcy a year ago, announced last week that it expects to close all of its 735 stores in the US. If you have any gift cards, use them now. In the United States, the toy industry has grown by 4.5% on average over the last three years. Creditors pushed for liquidation because they saw it as the most likely way to be repaid.

Alibaba doubles Lazada investment to $5.3b

In addition, Alibaba co-founder Lucy Peng was named as Lazada's CEO. Alibaba's stake will increase to an undisclosed amount following the latest investment, a spokeswoman told Reuters . "Lazada is well-positioned for the next phase of development of Internet-enabled commerce in this region, and we are excited about the incredible opportunities for supercharged growth", Peng added.

United flight pit stops to drop off puppy loaded onto wrong plane

United Airlines is retiring its fleet of Boeing 747 aircraft that are affectionately known as the ÒQueen of the SkiesÓ and marked the occassion with a final flight from San Francisco to Honolulu, Hawaii. When they went to pick up Irgo, they instead were given a Great Dane. The airline admitted the most recent incident saw a flight from Newark, New Jersey, to St Louis, Missouri, diverted to Akron, Ohio, after staff realised the pet was heading to the wrong destination.

Alamogordo students peacefully protest Parkland shooting

On the third floor, officers said they found an AR-15 with a magazine still attached. Other schools approached this as a valuable learning experience. Students and administrators at York Catholic High School made a decision to use the day as an opportunity to not necessarily learn from a book, but each other.

Cigna agrees to buy Express Scripts

Executives for CVS and Aetna made similar claims when that deal was announced previous year. Mngmt has invested 0.06% in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ). Aevitas Wealth Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Express Scripts during the 4th quarter worth about $128,000. In recent years, the model of a pharmacy benefit manager has come under scrutiny as members of the public and politicians - prodded by the pharmaceutical industry, which has been trying to ...