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by | April 10, 2019 | 17:14

One driver said he spent $80 to fill up his truck. "The most expensive day to fill-up barely remains Friday when looking at averages, while 16 states saw Saturday have the highest average price", said DeHaan. Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis at GasBuddy , pointed this fact out while offering a look at the past seven years of year-to-date price changes.

by | April 10, 2019 | 15:58

Stephen Barclay has dismissed the suggestion by European Council President Donald Tusk of a long Brexit extension of no more than a year. "One possibility would be a flexible extension, which would last only as long as necessary and no longer than one year, as beyond that date we will need to decide unanimously on some key European projects".

by | April 10, 2019 | 08:46

They sold the group to its creditors including British banks and US hedge funds. This morning, the company turned down a £200million offer by Sports Direct's Mike Ashley, on the condition he became CEO. It follows Mr Ashley's successive bids to take over the business were rejected. He added: "While there may be some short term cost to Sports Direct and our shareholders, sometimes you have to do the right thing, something the board of Debenhams and the hedge funds have manifestly failed ...

by | April 08, 2019 | 08:56

In a tweet Thursday, MacKenzie Bezos said she was "happy" to give him voting control as well as financial interests in the newspaper and space company in order to "support his continued contributions with the teams of these incredible companies".

by | April 07, 2019 | 18:42

American employers added 196,000 new jobs in March, dwarfing the paltry gains from the month before and showing that businesses are still hiring despite worries about an economic slowdown. was the lowest in Canada for the 20th month in a row". The increases in employment rates for prime-age men, and especially among younger men, indicate that we have not yet hit any limits on labor force expansion.

by | April 07, 2019 | 16:13

Andrea Leadsom, the leader of the House of Commons or lower house, will set out the government's business for the week, which may suggest when, or whether, the government is planning to put forward another vote on the Brexit deal. The Conservatives have been divided over Europe for three decades, leading to the demise of three former prime ministers, David Cameron, John Major and Margaret Thatcher.

by | April 07, 2019 | 14:45

Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer said the government was unwilling to change the text of the Political Declaration. The beleaguered leader opened talks this week with the Labour Party in a bid to break months of stubborn opposition in parliament to the withdrawal agreement she struck with European leaders a year ago.

by | April 07, 2019 | 03:45

Cain was a Republican candidate for president in 2012 before dropping out amid allegations by several women of sexual harassment, which he has vehemently denied. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, in the GOP presidential primary in 2012 but dropped out of the race after allegations emerged of sexual harassment and infidelity.

by | April 06, 2019 | 22:28

Having Britain participate in the balloting would be required to protect the integrity of the European election process, but it would tie the United Kingdom closer to the EU at a time when politicians are trying to finalize the country's divorce from the rest of the bloc.

by | April 06, 2019 | 20:27

During the roundtable, Trump said the immigration system is full, regardless of whether the individuals seeking to come into the United States are seeking asylum or not, CNN reported . "I also am looking at an economic penalty for all of the drugs that are coming in through the southern border and killing our people". The move comes roughly four months after news reports revealed that Border Patrol was falling far short of lofty recruitment goals set by President Donald Trump , ...

by | April 06, 2019 | 15:26

Days before Lok Sabha Elections 2019 kickoff, India's apex bank: RBI, has announced a reduction in a rate cut for all banks. Accordingly, the reverse repo rate under the Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF) stands adjusted to 5.75 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the Bank Rate to 6.25 per cent.

by | April 06, 2019 | 10:55

The sector is likely to benefit the most from the Supreme Court action on Tuesday quashing the RBI circular on bad loans. "We will read it and I am sure the RBI will also decide what is to be done with the various aspects contained in the circular", Jaitley had said .

by | April 06, 2019 | 05:52

Tokyo prosecutors entered Mr Ghosn's residence before 6:00 local time (GMT 21:00) on Thursday and took him to their office on suspicion he had misappropriated Nissan funds for personal use, Japanese broadcaster NHK reported. Nissan Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa expressed surprise about the arrest, although it had been rumored for days. They suspect that US$5 million of that amount was used by Ghosn for personal expenditure.

by | April 05, 2019 | 17:24

While that figure is notable alone, it's even more staggering given Apple made US$59.4 billion over the same period. The company, which began as a United States (US) venture with a concession for oil rights in Saudi Arabia, was fully acquired by the Saudi government in 1980.

by | April 05, 2019 | 13:00

It gives a major lift to the computer-driven cryptocurrency trading. Analysts could not point to any specific news or developments in the cryptocurrency sector that could explain the mystery buyer's big order. "If you look at the volumes on each of those three exchanges there were in-concert, synchronised, units of volume of around 7,000 Bitcoin in an hour".

by | April 04, 2019 | 22:26

When the divorce is complete, which is expected to happen in about 90 days, MacKenzie Bezos will have a 4% stake in Amazon. Jeff's 12 percent stake is now worth around $100billion which allows him to retain his title as the richest man in the world because he still has $4billion more than Bill Gates.

by | April 04, 2019 | 21:00

There's also a special burrito you can order in honor of the holiday, from a partnership between Chipotle and YouTuber David Dobrik . The Dobrik Burrito has brown rice, black beans, chicken, mild salsa, two scoops of corn salsa, a sprinkle of cheese and a side of guacamole.

by | April 04, 2019 | 14:54

A few hours later, he backtracked slightly , saying he meant Tesla would be manufacturing about 125,000 cars per quarter by the end of this year, a pace that would translate into 500,000 vehicles annually. This caused a large number of vehicle deliveries to shift to the second quarter. Of course, Tesla is playing it as something of a positive. We are doing everything we can to deliver cars globally as quickly as possible and look forward to continuing to scale deliveries throughout the year.

by | April 04, 2019 | 10:51

South Korea's Kospi index rose 0.41 percent and Australia's benchmark ASX 200 was up by 0.41 percent. It had just posted its best quarter since 2010. European stocks also rallied, notching their best day since February 15, helped by gains in auto shares, coming on the heels of their best quarterly performance in three years.

by | April 03, 2019 | 18:53

US stockpiles probably declined by 900,000 barrels last week, according to another Bloomberg survey before government figures are published on Wednesday. Gasoline production, the authority said, averaged 9.8 million bpd, compared with 9.7 million barrels a week earlier. On the supply front, booming American production has steadied, with the USA government reporting on Friday that domestic output in the world's top crude producer edged lower in January to 11.9 million barrels per day.