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Money Hammond could have ended austerity earlier without Brexit
Author: 0 Hammond could have ended austerity earlier without Brexit

Hammond added that the United Kingdom economy was expected to grow by 1.4 percent in 2020, unchanged from the government's October forecast. British finance minister Philip Hammond said he now had 26.6 billion pounds of fiscal "headroom" - which is earmarked for possible increased spending or tax cuts - up from a previous estimate of 15.4 billion pounds.

Money CEO of troubled Wells Fargo says bank is stronger
Author: 0 CEO of troubled Wells Fargo says bank is stronger

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) chairs the committee and headed the hearing. At one point he claimed that "no institution in this country has done more for diverse communities than Wells Fargo" ― quite a claim for a bank that has been separately sued by the cities of Chicago , Baltimore , Miami and Philadelphia for targeting black and brown borrowers with predatory loans.

Money Get $3.14 pizza at Pagliacci for Pi Day
Author: 0 Get $3.14 pizza at Pagliacci for Pi Day

So, you can celebrate Einstein's birthday and a crazy-long decimal with your favorite type of pizza or pie. Thursday, March 14, is Pi Day 2019, and plenty of restaurants have special pie and pizza deals. The meal kit service is offering a pretty sweet Pi Day deal for first time subscribers: free dessert for a year! This offer is only available on March 14.

Money Baby Powder From Decades Ago Caused Cancer, California Jury Finds
Author: 0 Baby Powder From Decades Ago Caused Cancer, California Jury Finds

The verdict said that the baby powder was a "substantial contributing factor" in her illness. A jury in Missouri previous year awarded US$4.69 million to 22 women. In December, documents came to light showing J&J anxious for decades that its baby powder might be laced with small amounts of asbestos , which can occur naturally underground near talc.

Money Spotify Files Antitrust Complaint over Apples App Store Charges
Author: 0 Spotify Files Antitrust Complaint over Apples App Store Charges

Spotify isn't just trying to sway the European Commission but the public as well, as outlined by its video above. Apple controls what's allowed into its app store and how those programs can interact with its users, but it also competes with streaming music providers directly via Apple Music .

Money Facebook Loses Longtime Product Chief as It Revamps Strategy
Author: 0 Facebook Loses Longtime Product Chief as It Revamps Strategy

Fidji Simo, who has worked on Facebook's video startegy, will be in charge of the Facebook app, but won't have the VP of Product title Cox did. A filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission shows that Cox informed Facebook about his intended departure on March 11, just five days after Zuckerberg made his privacy plan public.

Money Musk unveils Tesla Model Y - the cut price electric SUV
Author: 0 Musk unveils Tesla Model Y - the cut price electric SUV

The faster charging speed will also allow Supercharger V3 locations to accommodate more vehicles per hour; a capability that will be beneficial to Model Y owners considering the estimated demand for the all-electric SUV. But last week, Tesla reversed course and said it would leave many stores open and raised prices back by about 3 percent. "This is definitely going to be the year of the solar roof and power wall", Musk said, explaining that Model 3 production challenges prevented the ...

Money Flights cancelled at Waterloo airport after grounding
Author: 0 Flights cancelled at Waterloo airport after grounding

A Lion Air jet crashed in Indonesia in October, also shortly after takeoff, killing all 189 people on board. On Wednesday, Ethiopian's CEO hinted in an interview that the black box was due to be taken to Europe for analysis given that Ethiopia lacked that expertise.

Money How major USA stock indexes fared Tuesday
Author: 0 How major USA stock indexes fared Tuesday

Boeing fell 12 per cent after the second deadly crash in six months involving one of its new 737 Max planes. Later in the day, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency also suspended Boeing 737 Max 8 jet operations, saying it "is taking every step necessary to ensure the safety of passengers".

Money Happy Pi Day! Where to get pizza, pie deals
Author: 0 Happy Pi Day! Where to get pizza, pie deals

On March 14, when you dine in at a Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen restaurant and buy a chicken pot pie , you'll get a second pie to bake at home later, free of charge. Pieology Pizza: Buy one artisan thin crust pizza, get another for $3.14. The 8-inch Margherita pizzas being offered for $3.14. On Thursday, March 14, BJ's dine-in guests can order a mini one-topping pizza for only $3.14.

Money Facebook Reveals Reason For Widespread Service Outage
Author: 0 Facebook Reveals Reason For Widespread Service Outage

Ad sales are the company's central revenue source. Facebook experienced a similar outage in 2008 when it had 150 million users. "We are still investigating the overall impact of this issue, including the possibility of refunds for advertisers".

Money Son's heartbreaking post about dad's new donut shop goes viral
Author: 0 Son's heartbreaking post about dad's new donut shop goes viral

With all of the arguing going on in the Twitterverse, every so often we get a lovely outcome to a tweet that went viral for the purest of reasons. By also shared the address of his dad's shop along with its operating hours and Instagram handle in case anyone wanted to stop by.

Money Donald Trump says United States grounding Boeing 737s
Author: 0 Donald Trump says United States grounding Boeing 737s

The dead came from 35 countries. Bernstein Research analyst Daniel Roeska said the airline may lose around 400,000 Norwegian krone (€ 41,000, $46,000) per 737 MAX per day if it's forced to keep the planes grounded for a prolonged period of time.

Money Motorola's 5G Moto Mod for Moto z3 Now Available on Verizon
Author: 0 Motorola's 5G Moto Mod for Moto z3 Now Available on Verizon

On family plans, each 5G line would cost $10 extra. By contrast, users of 4G LTE data with Verizon's $75 unlimited plan can be throttled "in times of congestion", regardless of how much data they use. Bank Stadium sports venues, along with the Verizon store in the Mall of America." "5G Mobility service in Chicago and Minneapolis, and all Verizon 5G services going forward, use the NR standard developed by the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)", Verizon's press release said.

Money Faulty airbag parts prompt Honda to re-recall 1 million cars
Author: 0 Faulty airbag parts prompt Honda to re-recall 1 million cars

ReutersA recalled Takata airbag inflator is shown after it was removed at the AutoNation Honda dealership service department in Miami, Florida June 25, 2015. Over 700,000 Acura and Honda cars were manufactured in Canada in 2013. The type of inflator covered by the recall announced Tuesday "contains substantially more desiccant than other desiccated inflator types, and it appears that the excessive moisture contained in the desiccant introduced humidity into the sealed inflator during ...

Money Second meaningful vote defeated by 149 votes
Author: 0 Second meaningful vote defeated by 149 votes

THE British government says it has secured " legally binding changes" from the European Union to overcome a key stumbling block on the Brexit deal. "The uncertainty around Brexit is already worrying citizens". Minutes after Cox's advice, the pound was 1.1 percent lower at $1.3014, nearly two cents down from where it was earlier.

Money Oil prices rise amid broad market rally, OPEC supply cuts
Author: 0 Oil prices rise amid broad market rally, OPEC supply cuts

Global benchmark May Brent crude, +0.81 per cent gained 95 cents, or 1.5 per cent to $66.69 a barrel on ICE Futures Europe, after the contract registered a weekly rise of one per cent on Friday. In addition, Venezuela's state-run oil firm PDVSA has been unable to resume crude exports from its primary port since a power outage last week, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

Money Nissan's Infiniti to exit western Europe early next year
Author: 0 Nissan's Infiniti to exit western Europe early next year

The company says the plant management "will discuss any impact on the plant with employees and their representatives". And while Infiniti plans to leave Western Europe, it will stay active in Eastern Europe, in addition to Asia and the Middle East.

Money Facebook temporarily pulled Warren ads about breaking it up
Author: 0 Facebook temporarily pulled Warren ads about breaking it up

The affected ads, which included a video, directed users to a petition on Warren's campaign website urging them "to support our plan to break up these big tech companies". Facebook quickly backed off its removal of several ads from Sen. After the report broke, however, Facebook announced it is reversing the decision. Facebook's policies limit the extent to which advertisers can reference Facebook or Instagram in the text or imagery.

Money Tesla to raise model prices by average of 3%
Author: 0 Tesla to raise model prices by average of 3%

Now, however, the company has backtracked, saying in a blog post that it has taken a close look at each of its stores and realized it makes more sense to keep a lot of them open. Securities and Exchange Commission . Late last month, for example, Tesla at long last announced the long-overdue arrival of the $35,000 Model 3 .

Money NVIDIA rumored to acquire Mellanox for $7 billion
Author: 0 NVIDIA rumored to acquire Mellanox for $7 billion

Reuters reported about the deal on Sunday. Intel declined to comment on whether the company had for Mellanox. "But going out and buying an asset right now, immediately after the recent spate of guide downs may raise a few eyebrows", said Rasgon.

Money Tesla will keep stores open, vehicle price increase coming after March 18
Author: 0 Tesla will keep stores open, vehicle price increase coming after March 18

The renewed public battle between Tesla's CEO and the SEC adds pressure on Musk, the public face of the electric vehicle-maker who is struggling to make it profitable after cutting the price of its Model 3 sedan to $35,000. It is still planning to conduct its sales online and said that buyers in stores will be shown how to order a Tesla on their phone, a process which Tesla says will take just a few minutes.

Money One man charged and two cryptocurrency businesses suspended following organised crime investigation
Author: 0 One man charged and two cryptocurrency businesses suspended following organised crime investigation

The Australian Federal Police on Thursday executed search warrants in four suburbs around Melbourne, to seize steroids, cash and cryptocurrency. Australian Federal Police detective superintendent Paul Hopkins stated: "Investigations such as this are inherently complex and the operational results achieved by the investigative team are a testament to good police work and strong inter-agency cooperation".

Money Philadelphia bans cashless stores to protect ‘unbanked’ shoppers
Author: 0 Philadelphia bans cashless stores to protect ‘unbanked’ shoppers

Some transactions are reportedly exempt: parking lots, garages, businesses that offer memberships, rentals with security deposits, electronic transactions and goods sold only to staff. In New York and San Francisco , initiatives are working their way through legislative channels, but no city council votes are scheduled for now.

Money Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
Author: 0 Rio Tinto plc (RIO)

Tracking some one month stock pivot points for Rio Tinto plc (NYSE: RIO ), we note that the Classic Pivot is 58.51, the Classic resistance 1 is 59.02, and the Classic support 1 is presently 57.85. Investors look at the Volatility 12m to determine if a company has a low volatility percentage or not over the course of a year. Its Average True Range ( ATR ) shows a number of 0.93.

Money Dozens Of Passengers Hurt When JFK-Bound Flight Hits Heavy Turbulence
Author: 0 Dozens Of Passengers Hurt When JFK-Bound Flight Hits Heavy Turbulence

Two went to Queens Hospital Medical Centre. "I see she is on the floor", said Emdadul Haque who was a passenger on the plane. Most injuries were minor, with passengers suffering bumps and bruises, but one person had a broken leg. Thirty people on board a flight from Turkey to NY were injured during severe turbulence over ME, with one person suffering a broken leg, officials said.

Money Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes with 157 people onboard
Author: 0 Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes with 157 people onboard

Garuda Indonesia has one Boeing 737 MAX 8 while Lion Air has 14 Boeing 737 MAX series aircraft, including the MAX 8 that crashed previous year. "As it is a fresh incident... we have not been able to determine the cause", Gebremariam said. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co is the biggest operator of the MAX 8, with 31 aircraft, followed by American Airlines Group Inc and Air Canada with 24 each.

Money Tesla gets $520 mn funding for first Chinese plant
Author: 0 Tesla gets $520 mn funding for first Chinese plant

SCG is one of the world's largest construction companies. Li Bin, CEO and founder of Nio , said that Tesla's large-scale price cuts will harm the brand and Nio will not follow suit. Tesla said it raised $521million from Chinese banks as a term loan for raising the local factory. His research firm Citron Research called for the electric-car maker's share price to rebound to $320, a 13% premium on its current value.