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Business IPL-2018: All-round KKR record facile seven-wicket win over Rajasthan
Author: 0 IPL-2018: All-round KKR record facile seven-wicket win over Rajasthan

But Rajasthan's seamers struggled against a strong Kolkata batting line-up as Uthappa hit six fours and two sixes before holing out in the deep off Gowtham. Samson, with the highest score of the tournament so far, 92 off just 45 balls, will be eyeing another astounding performance for his team. While Short was quiet on one end, Rahane kept hitting fours and sixes on the other to increase Rajasthan's run rate.

Business Kentucky governor apologizes after comments on teacher protests
Author: 0 Kentucky governor apologizes after comments on teacher protests

Bevin said . Bevin posted his response Sunday with the accompanying message: "It is my responsibility to represent you, not only when I'm speaking to you but also when I'm speaking on your behalf". Gov. Bevin, a Republican, apologized after a firestorm of backlash over the comments, but some believe he needs to do more. Bevin vetoed both bills, but as ABC News reports, the Kentucky legislature overrode both of those vetoes .

Business Elon Musk's new SpaceX rocket plan uses a 'party balloon'
Author: 0 Elon Musk's new SpaceX rocket plan uses a 'party balloon'

Inside the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility at Kennedy Space Center, NASA's TESS was being prepared for an April 16 launch on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The firm unsuccessfully attempted to retrieve the Falcon Heavy's central booster on a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean (pictured). "We will not de-orbit the second stage, but we will basically kick it out", Koenigsmann said.

Business Are you concerned about Allegiant Air's safety record?
Author: 0 Are you concerned about Allegiant Air's safety record?

This weekend, CBS' 60 Minutes picked up the story and put the bargain basement airline back in the spotlight. Gust said it has come to the airline's attention that a terminated employee now engaged in a lawsuit seeking monetary damages from the company instigated the report.

Business How 'Made in China 2025' Frames Trump's Trade Threats
Author: 0 How 'Made in China 2025' Frames Trump's Trade Threats

China said yesterday trade talks with the United States were impossible under current conditions after President Donald Trump tweeted that he saw an end to the dispute. Only utilities and real estate, which are sensitive to interest rates, posted losses after USA producer prices rose more than expected in March, indicating that inflation is strengthening, which could push interest rates up further.

Business China factory inflation slows in sign of ebbing growth
Author: 0 China factory inflation slows in sign of ebbing growth

Over the last 12 months, inflation is running at a rate of 2.4 percent. Gasoline prices tumbled 4.9 percent in March, the largest drop since last May, after falling 0.9 percent in February. They've risen just 0.4% in the past 12 months, however. In line with the central bank's assessments, annual inflation is expected to hover around 2.2% in 2018 and converge to the central bank's target in 2019.

Business Apple Is Now 100% Globally Powered by Renewable Energy
Author: 0 Apple Is Now 100% Globally Powered by Renewable Energy

The company says it has 25 operational clean energy projects around the world, with another 15 projects now in construction. These projects are centred on driving up the availability of solar arrays, wind farms, biogas fuel cells and energy storage technologies within the areas of the world that Apple operates.

Business Pat Riley on LeBron's return to Cleveland:
Author: 0 Pat Riley on LeBron's return to Cleveland: "He did the right thing"

NY (28-53) has lost six of its last seven and is tied with Brooklyn for the eighth-worst record (remember, the Cavs own the Nets' first-round pick). If they end the season tied, a coin flip will determine who has extra combinations in the lottery, but the Nets' pick is going to Cleveland .

Business All-new Ford Focus makes European debut
Author: 0 All-new Ford Focus makes European debut

In terms of driver-assist technologies, Ford has updated its "Co-Pilot360" to now feature stop and go functionality, steering assist and speed sign recognition. Ford confirmed it will offer the new Focus in China with a 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine and a new 1.5-liter EcoBoost engine, while in Europe the Focus will be available with a 1.5-liter EcoBoost gas engine and a 2.0-liter EcoBlue diesel.

Business Uber launches new app for its drivers amid pay, treatment outcry
Author: 0 Uber launches new app for its drivers amid pay, treatment outcry

The bikes are made in NY city while the service operates in San Francisco and Washington D.C with plans to launch in Sacramento, California and Providence, Rhode Island before the end of the year. Uber's cost of capital is low and can expand Jump's network pretty rapidly and with minimal investment. "Our ultimate goal is one we share with cities around the world: making it easier to live without owning a personal auto", Khosrowshahi wrote .

Business Dow drops more than 700 points amid trade war fears
Author: 0 Dow drops more than 700 points amid trade war fears

Does anybody think this is fair. In a radio interview Friday morning, Trump said, "I'm not saying there won't be a little pain, but the market has gone up 40 percent, 42 percent, so we might lose a little bit of it". On Wednesday, Trump's top economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the administration was involved in a "negotiation" with China rather than a trade war.

Business Sugar tax lands in the United Kingdom to a mixed reception
Author: 0 Sugar tax lands in the United Kingdom to a mixed reception

Some companies have replaced sugar with artificial sweeteners and have avoided the tax. Professor Nava Ashraf, from the London School of Economics, is a leader in the field of behavioural economics. Manufacturers must pay a levy on drinks with a sugar content above five grams per 100mL - and a higher one on those containing more than eight grams - as the government tries to cut down on spiralling obesity levels.

Business CWG 2018: Srikanth leads India to badminton team event semifinals
Author: 0 CWG 2018: Srikanth leads India to badminton team event semifinals

He faced a stiff competition from England's Jack Oliver who remained at the second position, after a hard clean-and-jerk round. The Indian team, chasing its first CWG medal after the 2006 Melbourne Games silver, trailed the first 30 minutes of the match, scored a couple of goals in the third period to draw level before conceding one in the dying minutes of the match to end up on the losing side.

Business March US job growth slower than expected
Author: 0 March US job growth slower than expected

The number of jobs added in March was sharply down from the upwardly revised 326,000 for February . The BLS report also included a revision that cut the job tallies from January, dropping the gain from 239,000 to 176,000. The proportion of adults in their prime working years, defined as ages 25 to 54, who are either working or looking for work jumped to 82.2 percent in February, up one-half of 1 percentage point from a year earlier.

Business Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.13
Author: 0 Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.13

Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which shareholders are interested, counting risk. Investors sentiment increased to 1.29 in 2017 Q4. That's 0.03, from change from 2017Q3's 1.26. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of AMZN .

Business Delta Air And Sears Data Breach Exposed Customers Credit Card Details
Author: 0 Delta Air And Sears Data Breach Exposed Customers Credit Card Details

The improved confidence among shareholders in the region came after the sharp gains posted by USA stocks as initial fears about escalating trade tensions faded. Likewise, when prices dropped rapidly and therefore momentum was low enough, the financial instrument would at some point be considered oversold presenting a possible buying opportunity.

Business Trump Slams Amazon For Putting Retailers Out Of Business
Author: 0 Trump Slams Amazon For Putting Retailers Out Of Business

Mr Trump accused Amazon .com Inc of not paying enough tax , taking advantage of the USA postal system and putting small retailers out of business, but did not present any evidence to back up his criticisms or suggest any specific actions he planned to take.

Business Inc. Has $10.60 Million Position in Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT)
Author: 0 Inc. Has $10.60 Million Position in Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT)

Bainco International Investors sold 30,074 shares as the company's stock declined 0.93% with the market. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 29.52% of the company's stock. (NASDAQ:EBAY) or 60,000 shares. Canada Pension Plan Inv Board reported 2.00M shares stake. It is down 0.00% since April 1, 2017 and is. Its up 0.16, from 0.94 in 2017Q3.

Business Dec presents tonight's Saturday Night Takeaway solo
Author: 0 Dec presents tonight's Saturday Night Takeaway solo

Ant McPartlin's estranged wife Lisa Armstrong has shown her support for Declan Donnelly following his first solo presenting gig without his best friend and co-star. "Its weird to see only Dec's name but anyways All the best Dear Dec. Ant we will miss you.Get well soon Dear". Once he was in his stride - and perhaps had caught a glimpse of the avalanche of love coming his way on social media - Dec well and truly smashed it.

Business Evening snow showers possible on Easter Sunday in the Baltimore region
Author: 0 Evening snow showers possible on Easter Sunday in the Baltimore region

At yesterday's formal opening of Tŷ Pawb we were told that organisers of the parades, fireworks, markets and all round fun-day celebrations were keeping an eye on the weather - and things will be going ahead as planned. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued along the Rocky Mountain Front, due to potentially heavy snow . A slack area of low pressure will continue to bring outbreaks of rain falling as sleet and snow across higher ground of Wales, northern England and Scotland.

Business Look Out for a $100 Check in Your Mailbox!
Author: 0 Look Out for a $100 Check in Your Mailbox!

They're giving some people actual money. The nice thing about the checks is that they don't have to be spent at a designated location; again there are no strings attached. Valpak announced in December they would be rolling out the surprose check program in all markets in 2018. Your odds of winning are roughly 1 in 50,000, according to USA Today .

Business Did President Trump Send Amazon (AMZN) Stock Lower?
Author: 0 Did President Trump Send Amazon (AMZN) Stock Lower?

About 947,131 shares traded. It has underperformed by 28.45% the S&P500. The Amazon .com, Inc. exchanged hands with 6829243 shares compared to its average daily volume of 5.54M shares. The stock of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, October 23 by UBS. Several research analysts recently commented on the company.

Business Facebook Shares Perk Up After Social Network Tweaks Privacy Settings
Author: 0 Facebook Shares Perk Up After Social Network Tweaks Privacy Settings

Be skeptical: Before you take a quiz, figure out who created it. Three Facebook Messenger app users have filed a lawsuit claiming the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages. The dashboard brings together what the firm said "were the most critical controls into a single place". Facebook says it is also adding "clearer explanations" about how its privacy controls work.

Business Softbank, Saudi Arabia to work on solar power
Author: 0 Softbank, Saudi Arabia to work on solar power

The corresponding memorandum of intent was signed in NY by Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud and Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son . Son said revenues from early stage solar parks will help fund the construction of future projects in the kingdom. The electricity demand in the country has grown by 9% a year since 2000.