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by | July 17, 2018 | 23:31

He deleted the tweets shortly afterward, but they live on via the long tail of the Internet. "This has nothing to do with defending Tesla", said Erik Gordon, a business and law professor at the University of MI. "It's very much upset my daughter", the caver said, his voice breaking. "And so essentially if you attack me, it is therefore OK for me to attack back", Musk said.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:04

But Roberts has to decide whether to top Disney's bid for the Fox assets before Fox shareholders vote on Disney's offer. Fox said the performance of Sky since 2016 justified its new bid . "Of all the assets in the Fox portfolio, they probably view Sky as the most strategically important", he said earlier in a note. Long-term goals: Murdoch is keeping news and major live sports assets seen as less vulnerable to online ads and streaming.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:03

Additionally, Representative Mac Thornberry, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, has said he does not want passage of the NDAA to be held up by the ZTE amendment , or anything that is not strictly a defence issue. The Commerce Department in April banned USA companies from supplying ZTE with crucial components, forcing it to halt operations, after officials found further violations even after reaching a settlement in March of past year over the initial complaints.

by | July 16, 2018 | 03:05

ONTARIO-Greyhound Canada announced Monday that due to a decrease in ridership of 41 percent from 2010 it would be making drastic cuts to its services across Canada, leaving Ontario and Quebec with much of its service, except for Northern Ontario.

by | July 16, 2018 | 01:25

This time , the Tesla CEO and billionaire attacked one of the divers who played an instrumental role in rescuing the Thai soccer team that was stuck in a cave last week. They were found 200m from that spot. The Tesla billionaire made headlines around the world when he announced he would build a child-sized submarine to help rescue the 13 members of the Wild Boars soccer team trapped in Thailand's Tham Luang cave.

by | July 16, 2018 | 00:30

Tesla previously announced that it would bring its models S, X and 3 to the China International Import Expo in Shanghai in November. The cost increase for the two vehicles ranges between 150,000 yuan to 250,000 yuan (~$22,600 to ~$37,600) depending on the versions.

by | July 15, 2018 | 07:36

This year, the e-commerce giant is adding another six hours to the event after extending it from 24 to 30 hours last year . "For example", it wrote , "Kohl's and Macy's are running huge promotions right now that don't specifically mention Amazon Prime Day - but clearly seemed aimed at preempting Amazon's big sales event".

by | July 15, 2018 | 07:33

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's found 61 cases of cyclosporiasis among people located in Iowa , Illinois , Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin who had eaten salads at McDonald's . "Anyone who ate these salads since the middle of June and who developed diarrhea, especially watery diarrhea and fatigue, should see their health care provider and get tested for cyclospora to ensure an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment".

by | July 15, 2018 | 07:17

Thank you for signing up for the Speed Feed Newsletter. The judge also warned the Department of Justice against seeking a stay, strongly hinting that he did not think an appeal would be worthwhile. He said from the bench , "The court has now spoken". That separation might make undoing the merger logistically easier if the DOJ wins its appeal. A court could theoretically force AT&T and Time Warner to reverse the merger.

by | July 15, 2018 | 05:14

Sounds like a great deal, if you're willing to wait for it. Build-A-Bear said in a statement that "based on the information available to us before the day began, we could not have predicted this unprecedented reaction to our "Pay Your Age Day" event".

by | July 15, 2018 | 04:15

We have closed lines in our USA stores. Toy company Build-A-Bear issued a warning to customers against visiting its stores today after a "pay your age" promotion backfired spectacularly. Some lines even wrapped around outside of the mall and into the parking lots. Some stores were giving away coupons to the people who were turned away when the lines closed.

by | July 15, 2018 | 02:17

Flights between Ireland and the United Kingdom are the only ones impacted by the strike action, but a significant number of passengers have been affected. Some one hundred directly employed Ryanair pilots based in Ireland launched a 24-hour strike on Thursday after the airline's management failed to meet their demands during Wednesday talks.

by | July 14, 2018 | 17:55

China's June trade grew by double digits amid mounting tensions with Washington but Beijing warned its exporters to face "rising instabilities and uncertainties". Washington has warned it may ultimately impose tariffs on more than $500 billion worth of Chinese goods - roughly the total amount of United States imports from China a year ago.

by | July 13, 2018 | 22:19

But Trump has said continuously that China has taken advantage of the US economy, and he has vowed to hit almost all the country's products with tariffs, as much as $450 billion . The first round of tariffs covered Chinese products ranging from farming plows to machine tools and communications satellites. The dollar was buoyant, supported by mounting trade tensions and strong USA inflation data.

by | July 13, 2018 | 20:45

The Guardian newspaper quoted an unnamed Conservative MP saying the resignations would continue in protest against her plan to keep strong economic ties with the European Union - dubbed the Chequers plan after her country retreat where it was agreed last week.

by | July 13, 2018 | 20:01

Trump's Marine One departure from the ambassador's residence was met by jeers from demonstrators banging pots and pans, and another pack of protesters lined roads near the palace. Following an emergency session at the alliance headquarters in Brussels , the U.S. president said the other members have agreed an unprecedented increase in defence spending.

by | July 12, 2018 | 20:43

The Trump administration brought back sanctions against Iran after pulling out the United States from the Iran nuclear deal in May. "If China levies a tariff on U.S. "But they're feeling a lot of pain right now", Trump said. In another tweet, Pompeo said that on Thursday, together with allies from Britain, France, Germany, Saudi Arabia and Jordan "we reaffirmed our support for the Syrian political process and our goals of removing Iran's influence, defeating #ISIS, deterring chemical ...

by | July 12, 2018 | 20:41

Kavanaugh's required disclosure forms deal in broad ranges, so it's hard to get an accurate picture of his financial situation (with good Nationals seasons tickets running as much as $6,000 Kavanaugh could have been buying tickets for ten friends, or almost three dozen).

by | July 12, 2018 | 20:38

Comcast offered $65 billion and is getting ready for yet another bid for Fox. Comcast tabled a proposal of 12.50 pounds per share for Sky in February, and Sky's stock has traded consistently above the Comcast offer as investors anticipated Fox or Disney would come back with more.

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:26

The consultation process for the new list will probably last about two months, including public hearings to take place from August 20 to 23, two senior administration officials said Tuesday on a conference call with reporters. The administration said the new levies are a response to China's decision to retaliate against the first round of USA tariffs. The move comes just days after the USA and China imposed tit-for-tat tariffs of $34bn on the other countries' goods.