• Zaghari-Ratcliffe could be released as part of prisoner exchange - Iran minister
Zaghari-Ratcliffe could be released as part of prisoner exchange - Iran minister

The waivers leave intact sanctions that apply directly to Iran's Revolutionary Guard and its proxies, which are the first agencies of a foreign government that have ever been designated a foreign "terrorist" organisation by the United States .

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  • Tesla probes car fire in Shanghai
Tesla probes car fire in Shanghai

The short CCTV clip, reportedly filmed in Shanghai, starts with what appears to be an empty white Tesla Model S parked in an indoor parking lot. We can't be 100-percent sure of that, but it doesn't even look like there's a charging station where the Model S is parked.

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  • Tesla Full Self Driving: Time For Tea?
Tesla Full Self Driving: Time For Tea?

They also say they're waiting for Musk to define self-driving and show just under what conditions and places the vehicles can travel without human intervention. The company's ambitious Autopilot system , which clocked in over a billion miles late a year ago, is still essentially a driver-assistance system, leading Tesla to update its web page rec...

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  • U.S. won't renew sanctions waivers for nations importing Iranian oil
U.S. won't renew sanctions waivers for nations importing Iranian oil

Earlier on Monday, the White House said that US President Donald Trump " has decided not to reissue Significant Reduction Exceptions (SREs) when they expire in early May ". But some U.S. State Department, Defense and intelligence officials and outside experts warn that the move could backfire by causing ripple effects in countries like China, Tur...

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  • Blind River Easter Egg Hunts set for Saturday
Blind River Easter Egg Hunts set for Saturday

Last year, the Blind River Easter Egg Hunt drew 411 children from across the region, along with another 545 parents, grandparents and friends. There will be 3,000 eggs and 100 prize eggs. The event is free thanks to the generosity of many local sponsors. The 59th Annual Easter Egg Hunt was over just minutes after it started Saturday morning at ...

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  • March inflation drops to 11.25%
March inflation drops to 11.25%

Average weekly earnings for employees (excluding bonuses) were estimated to have increased by 3.4%, before adjusting for inflation, and by 1.5%, after adjusting for inflation, compared with a year earlier. The Bank of England has signalled that it will lift interest rates to tame inflationary pressures but it is highly unlikely to act until the Bre...

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  • Donald Trump Hates the Mueller Report Except When He Doesn’t
Donald Trump Hates the Mueller Report Except When He Doesn’t

The Justice Department announced Monday that it expects to release the redacted version Thursday morning, sending the findings of the almost two-year probe to Congress and making them available to the public. Two sources described as "close to the White House" said that White House officials have "grown increasingly concerned" that what McGahn ...

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  • Jet Airways is shutting down operations from tonight
Jet Airways is shutting down operations from tonight

The airline took the decision in the wake of lenders refusing to offer a lifeline. The Founder of Jet Airways , Naresh Goyal, has been strongly criticized for the strategy the airline undertook and sources in India have laid the blame for Jet's troubles directly with his management style.

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  • Netflix Nears 150M Subs, Shrugs Off New Competition From Disney, Apple
Netflix Nears 150M Subs, Shrugs Off New Competition From Disney, Apple

Calling Disney + a "bold step forward in an exciting new era for our company", CEO Robert Iger said the service will deliver a wealth of content from Disney , Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars , and National Geographic , each of which will have its own dedicated page.

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  • Intel gives up on making 5G modems for smartphones
Intel gives up on making 5G modems for smartphones

While we still don't know what made both companies friends again, one thing we know is that both Apple and Qualcomm are in for a gain due to the deal . Apple has long accused Qualcomm of charging excessive royalties for the licensed use of Qualcomm's technologies in iPhones, with Apple alleging that Qualcomm's licensing policies are monopolistic a...

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  • Buying a Tesla Is Going to Cost You More
Buying a Tesla Is Going to Cost You More

Tesla says you can special order it by phone or by visiting a dealer... The decision to maintain ownership of its leased Model 3 fleet for such future use indicates Tesla's high level of confidence in the development of its Full Self-Driving program.

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  • Libya fighting prompts condemnation by G7 and UN
Libya fighting prompts condemnation by G7 and UN

The LNA reached the southern outskirts of the capital on Friday and says it took the former global airport, though the Tripoli military officials deny this. He did not provide details on the number of US troops that have been withdrawn or how many remain in the country. In a televised address, the president of the Tripoli-based government said he h...

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  • Millions of Facebook user records exposed on Amazon cloud server
Millions of Facebook user records exposed on Amazon cloud server

After a series of inadvertent exposures of information stored on AWS's Simple Storage Service in recent years, the company made it more hard for its customers to make data public facing in the first place, peppering the service with warning notices when something is exposed , and giving administrators easier options to shut down open databases.

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  • South Korea Takes World Lead in 5G Launch
South Korea Takes World Lead in 5G Launch

Revenue likely fell 1.4 percent to 14.9 trillion won, the South Korean firm said, below a 15.3 trillion won consensus. It is a shocking drop of 60% in operating profits from a year ago, and the company's lowest in ten quarters. As it relates to all of that, not only is Samsung suffering from the usual seasonal downturn, but smartphone sales are s...

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  • Elon Musk Just Released a Rap Song About Harambe the Gorilla
Elon Musk Just Released a Rap Song About Harambe the Gorilla

After pulling out all the stops to deliver a record 90,700 cars last quarter, Tesla delivered just 63,000 cars this quarter. The carmaker's shares dropped almost 9% in early trading in NY to $265.9 each. On Wednesday night, Tesla repeated its January 30 vehicle delivery forecast, but said first-quarter deliveries had fallen 31 percent from th...

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  • Oil prices climbing towards five-month high
Oil prices climbing towards five-month high

The sun sets behind an oil pump outside Saint-Fiacre, near Paris, France March 28, 2019. Brent crude rose 26 cents, or 0.4 per cent, to $69.27 a barrel by 0025 GMT, having earlier touched $69.29, a new high for 2019. "At the end of the day, this market is really bulled up and it wants to trade higher". Supply from OPEC countries hit a four-ye...

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  • May seeks last-minute Brexit tie-breaker with opposition
May seeks last-minute Brexit tie-breaker with opposition

Scotland's First Minister Nicolas Sturgeon - a pro-EU lawmakers who heads the much smaller opposition SNP party - said she hoped "Labour doesn't sell out here for a bad deal". Eurosceptic Tories were furious at the developments, with Jacob Rees-Mogg describing the offer to Mr Corbyn as "deeply unsatisfactory" and accusing Mrs May of planning to col...

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  • White House Prepares In Case Trump Closes Border
White House Prepares In Case Trump Closes Border

I could do it in 45 minutes. He says Congress needs to address the shortage of immigration judges in border regions, which could help process asylum claims more efficiently. Americans may be eating significantly less avocado toast if President Donald Trump makes good on his threat to close the border between the US and Mexico.

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  • Brexit impasse: British parliament fails to find an alternative
Brexit impasse: British parliament fails to find an alternative

A motion calling for a second referendum on any Brexit deal passed by Parliament was the most popular option, gaining 280 votes in favour. MPs also voted 273 to 276 to reject the proposal to negotiate permanent customs union with the EU.

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  • Turkey local elections: Setback for Erdogan in big cities
Turkey local elections: Setback for Erdogan in big cities

While the AK Party looked set to hold Istanbul , Turkey's largest city, by the narrowest of margins, defeat in Ankara would be a major setback for Erdogan, who campaigned relentlessly for two months ahead of a vote that he described as a "matter of survival" for Turkey .

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  • Lyft Shares Soar on Nasdaq Debut After IPO
Lyft Shares Soar on Nasdaq Debut After IPO

The next test will be to see how the stock performs when it begins trading later Friday morning. Its co-founder, Ben Horowitz, sits on Lyft's board. "In those early days we were told we were insane to think people would ride in each others' personal vehicles".

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  • Wow Air Shuts Down Operations and Cancels All Flights, Stranding Passengers
Wow Air Shuts Down Operations and Cancels All Flights, Stranding Passengers

Icelandair further explained that the deal was only available to passengers who had already started their trip on WOW Air , and could provide proof they had purchased a return ticket scheduled between March 28 and April 11. Alternatively, EasyJet is offering a dedicated rescue fare of £110. Icelandair, which services numerous same routes as W...

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  • Crude Oil Futures Settle Lower Again On Growth Concerns
Crude Oil Futures Settle Lower Again On Growth Concerns

ANZ bank said the darkening economic outlook "overshadowed the supply-side issues" the oil market was facing amid supply cuts led by producer club OPEC as well as the USA sanctions on Venezuela and Iran. local time. Offering support for prices, oil output from Russia, OPEC's biggest non-member ally, averaged 11.3 million barrels per day so far ...

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  • Three Virginia tickets each win $50,000 in Powerball
Three Virginia tickets each win $50,000 in Powerball

The numbers drawn Saturday night were 24, 25, 52, 60 and 66, with a Powerball of 5. "A jackpot of this size can make many dreams come true - not just for the victor, but for all Lottery beneficiaries and the lucky state of Wisconsin". Tickets for a chance to win are at least $2 each and the odds of winning are roughly 1 in 292.2 million. More...

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  • McDonald’s Is Buying Dynamic Yield To Increase Customer Personalization
McDonald’s Is Buying Dynamic Yield To Increase Customer Personalization

Testing of the tech in 2018 was a success, so this year customers in the USA can expect more bespoke menus. McDonalds explained that the new technology will be used for creating personalized menus for its Drive-Thru restaurants, stating that those menus will change in relation to the weather, trending menu items and traffic conditions.

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