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by | November 13, 2018 | 22:48

The iPhone XR, which starts at $749, was released October 26 - a month later than the pricier versions - as an alternative for the wallet-conscious masses. Popular Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo originally slated the iPhone XR as being a big seller. Among other Apple suppliers, South Korea's LG Innotek Co., which gets about half its revenue from Apple, slid as much as 9.5 percent.

by | November 13, 2018 | 18:47

Chipotle: Show your military ID and receive a buy-one, get-one free burrito, bowl, salad or tacos. On Veterans Day, our nation honors those who have so honored us with their sacrifice and service to keep America strong and free. Pilot Flying J: Using the Pilot Flying J app, active duty and retired military veterans can get a free Pilot coffee of any size with a choice of a PJ fresh breakfast sandwich, packaged pastry item or a Cinnabon Center of the Roll from November 10-12.

by | November 13, 2018 | 17:30

This error message popped up when we tried to get on Facebook. KXAS reported the website outage-tracking site Downdetector received a spike in reports of problems with Facebook. ET. "We're sorry for the inconvenience", Facebook said. A map showed the outages concentrated in the Northeast and Midwest of the United States, as well as southern Brazil.

by | November 13, 2018 | 15:14

The Washington Post and Wall Street Journal both cite people familiar with the matter, saying the headquarters will be split between the Crystal City area of Virginia and Long Island City in NY. The company had originally said, in September 2017, that it would spend more than $5 billion and add up to 50,000 workers at a single location for its second headquarter.

by | November 13, 2018 | 13:17

The British pilot asked the air traffic control whether any military exercises are going on off the Irish coast as she spotted something moving so fast. She was wondering what it could be but said it did not seem to be heading for a collision. "We saw a bright light and then it disappeared at a very high speed".

by | November 13, 2018 | 05:59

US benchmark West Texas Intermediate crude CLc1 fell 26 cents a barrel to settle at $59.93. They worry that a continued fall in crude oil price will cause a 2014-16 style oil crash when oil price dropped 70%, in large part due to the U.S.

by | November 12, 2018 | 18:04

In his speech at the start of the meeting, Falih said the recent sharp drop in prices had "surprised us". Saudi Arabia has been pumping 10.7 million bpd since October, Falih said. "I think it all comes down to Russian Federation", said Helima Croft, chief commodities strategist at RBC Capital Market LLC. But they climbed on Monday as the world's biggest supplier Saudi Arabia announced plans to cut production in response to fears of oversupply.

by | November 12, 2018 | 15:55

In deciding how fast or slowly to keep raising rates, the Fed will be monitoring the pace of growth, the job market's strength and gauges of inflation for clues to how the economy may evolve in the coming months. Data released in late October showed the United States economy grew at a 3.5 per cent annual rate in the third quarter, well above the roughly 2 per cent annual growth pace the Fed and many economists regard as the underlying trend.

by | November 12, 2018 | 07:30

According to Malegam, the Act provides for the transfer of central bank's entire surplus in a year, after provisions, to the reserves. Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram asks why the Centre kept silent for 4 years and 6 months. "Most modern central banks hold positive amounts of capital as insurance against political interference", said economist Alex Cukierman in a 2011 paper titled "Central bank finances and independence - how much capital should a central bank have?" Chidambaram ...

by | November 12, 2018 | 04:19

They are also being used for other drugs. The FDA launched a crackdown on flavored e-cigarettes earlier this year, as the number of teens using the products reached epidemic proportions, The Times reported. That growth has coincided with the rise of Juul, whose sales of vaping devices grew from 2.2 million in 2016 to 16.2 million devices previous year, according to the U.S.

by | November 11, 2018 | 19:44

Shoppers in China and across the world snapped up hot items including iPhones, furniture and milk powder starting pre-dawn, with Alibaba recording roughly $10 billion in sales in the first hour after midnight. This is also likely to be Alibaba's last November sale event with founder and chairman Jack Ma at its helm. Singles Day "is not a day of discounts, but rather a day of gratitude", Ma said in the video.

by | November 11, 2018 | 15:57

While 45 percent plan to visit stores on Black Friday, robust spending is expected to continue throughout the holiday season, with 28 percent spending on that Saturday or Sunday and 26 percent shopping on Cyber Monday. For the millions of shoppers on Black Friday, one of the places to go would be at Best Buy store in your location. Walmart also published its circulars for deals online and in-store.

by | November 10, 2018 | 19:38

Responding to the resignation, shadow Brexit minister Jenny Chapman said: " Jo Johnson is the eighteenth minister to resign from Theresa May's government ". May had been expected to rally her cabinet around her Brexit plan at a meeting originally due this week. But in a warning to his brother and fellow Brexiteers, he added: "Inflicting such serious economic and political harm on the country will leave an indelible impression of incompetence in the minds of the public".

by | November 09, 2018 | 19:10

District Court in Montana ruled it must wait for a further environmental review. It basically ordered a do-over. Shawnee Rae, age 8, among a group of Native American activists from the Sisseton-Wahpeton tribe protesting the Keystone XL Pipeline in Watertown, S.D.in 2015.

by | November 08, 2018 | 15:57

Now playing: Watch this: SEC sues Elon Musk for securities fraud over misleading. "I believe in its mission and I look forward to helping Elon and the Tesla team achieve sustainable profitability and drive long-term shareholder value", Denholm said in a statement .

by | November 08, 2018 | 11:48

In April, the smell of durian rotting in a cupboard at an Australian university's library was mistaken for a gas leak , the Associated Press reported. The standoff ended when boarded passengers began to get off the flight. Eventually, all the passengers were asked to leave the plane as workers unloaded the reeking cargo.

by | November 07, 2018 | 08:17

Georgia had the most high-profile governor's race. In suburban areas where key House races will be decided, voters skewed significantly toward Democrats by a almost 10-point margin. "In this cycle, it seemed as if there was a disproportionately negative reaction among highly educated voters to Trump", he said. Mr Trump's party is projected to hold on to the upper chamber in Congress, where they now hold a slim 51-49 majority.

by | November 07, 2018 | 03:03

The goal: "to force the iranian regime to change its behavior". At the same time, the trade dispute between the United States and China is threatening growth in the world's two biggest economies. The "senior" cleric, who is Friday Prayer leader in Mashhad, also warned Iran could send the price of oil skyrocketing to $400 a barrell by confiscating tankers and creating a blockage in the Persian Gulf.

by | November 06, 2018 | 19:39

But the battle for the 35 Senate seats is expected to favour the Republicans because numerous contests are in states Mr Trump won in 2016. Evangelical Christians are also a key constituency, seen to be happy with Mr Trump and Vice-President Mike Pence over their pro-life conservatism and the President's shifting of the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

by | November 06, 2018 | 10:24

Kondik notes that in the 29 congressional midterm elections held since 1900, the president's party has lost House seats in all but three - 1934, 1998 and 2002. Jay Inslee, who leads the Democratic Governors Association. How it would happen: This would be the really big wave - and it's not inconceivable. A second poll, by NBC and The Wall Street Journal, also showed Democrats holding the same seven-point advantage.