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by | December 08, 2017 | 02:03

American Airlines recently announced that, beginning January 15, customers who travel with a smart bag must be able to remove the battery in case the bag has to be checked at any point. Most airlines will allow smart luggage on their flights if the batteries are removed, but some smart luggage bags don't give users that option. "We are saddened by these latest changes to some airline regulations and feel it is a step back not only for travel technology, but that it also presents an ...

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:48

An artist's impression of the Boom Supersonic aircraft. Boom's aircraft design is meant to be able to achieve speeds of Mach 2.2 during regular cruising flight, and can traverse up to 8,334 km on a single tank with seating for up to 55 customers with Business Class-type comfort and accommodations - as well as airfares in line with current Business Class pricing, despite cutting travel times drastically.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:10

Computer science drives innovation through the United States economy, but it remains marginalized throughout K-12 education. "While significant work remains ahead, today's pledges, dedication, and support reflect unprecedented global momentum behind the vision that every student in every school deserves the opportunity to learn computer science", Code.org founder Hadi Partovi said in a statement.

by | December 04, 2017 | 01:48

Company executives didn't say how many vehicles GM would deploy or what cities they would be in, but they were clear that the company plans to run ride-hailing and delivery services and quickly make money off them - at higher profit margins than it now makes from selling cars and trucks.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:33

Fisher, 52, had hoped to wait to announce his decision until after Saturday's regular-season finale, which the Seminoles (5-6, 3-5 ACC) need to win to extend their streak of 35 consecutive bowl games. His silence on whether he is going to take the open Texas A&M job has reportedly ruffled the feathers of some high-ranking FSU athletic officials and boosters, who seem resigned to the idea that Fisher wants out of Tallahassee.

by | December 02, 2017 | 01:05

Chief executive Elon Musk had promised his company would develop the project within 100 days of contracts which were signed at the end of September. Neoen deputy CEO Romain Desrousseaux said: "We would like to acknowledge the efficiency, support and vision of the South Australian Government to bring the state to the forefront of global energy storage technology".

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:42

Languishing in seventh behind his Republican competitors at the time, just two weeks into his campaign, Trump used Garcia Zarate's past-he had been deported from the USA five times and had seven felony convictions, including drug charges-as proof of his campaign's anti-immigrant operating thesis.

by | November 27, 2017 | 02:04

Bezos' increase in net worth this year is partly due to an exceptionally profitable year for Amazon, which saw the acquisition of Whole Foods. Bloomberg reported that he is the first to reach the $100 billion milestone since Bill Gates did in 1999.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:45

Many fans began the countdown to Canton for cornerback Darrelle Revis after he failed to sign with a team entering the 2017 season. According to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , Revis' deal with the Chiefs is for two years, with the minimum this year and "no fully guaranteed money" in 2018.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:45

The unlocked model of Nokia 2 comes bearing a starting price tag of $99. For the camera enthusiasts, the smartphone offers an 8 MP rear-facing camera with 720p video recording capability with a 5 MP front-facing fixed focus selfie camera with the same HD video recording capability.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:42

That company split into two in 2015, with Whitman taking helm of HPE, which is focused on selling data-center hardware and other commercial tech gear to other big organizations. That division is HPE's largest business segment, including servers, storage products, networking and services. She supported Mitt Romney's presidential campaign and unsuccessfully ran for governor of California herself in 2010.

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:39

Newly-appointed CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said he only recently became aware of the Uber data breach and pledged to take several actions to correct the dysfunction that led to the cover-up. Yet whatever comes of that investigation, Pilgrim - whose office will oversee the new Notifiable Data Breach (NDB) scheme from February 2018 - called the breach "a timely reminder to Australian businesses and agencies of the reputational vale of good privacy practice, and the reputational risks that can ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:35

Sam's Club opens at 7 a.m. on Black Friday, and the store says sales prices will be valid through that Sunday while supplies last. We've scoured the web to bring you the best Apple Black Friday deals from popular retailers like Best Buy , Walmart , and more.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:29

AT&T's rocky quest to complete its acquisition of Time Warner just hit another speed bump. AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said at the time that his company would not sell any assets and would fight the DOJ in court. Historically, it's rare for the government to successfully block vertical mergers. "Today's DOJ lawsuit is a radical and inexplicable departure from decades of antitrust precedent", AT&T general counsel David McAfee said.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:11

Uber also paired up with Volvo to jointly develop autonomous driving and a vehicle ready for self-driving implementation, with investment from both sides committed previous year. Uber would then have the ability to augment the technology as per its needs. Volvo plans to use those cars for its own future offering. "The only way we could control our own destiny was to work with this technology that had the potential to disrupt our business, and have direct involvement in the creation of it", ...

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:51

Kxly4 talked with Eastern Washington's Cathy McMorris Rodgers who supports the bill. "Today we seized the opportunity of a lifetime to shed the status quo and transform our tax code to work for middle-income families and small businesses", said Chairman Roskam.

by | November 17, 2017 | 02:12

Time and Meredith both declined comment on the reports. The Kochs could help support Meredith's offer with $500 million in equity capital, and a deal could be announced shortly after Thanksgiving. Charles Koch and David Koch are tied for 12th place on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index of the world's richest people, each with a net worth of about $47 billion.

by | November 17, 2017 | 02:04

The suspect is a black man, about 6 feet to 6 feet 2 inches tall with a thin build. Dugan said he has a "unique walk" and posture in both videos. The persons walk and demeanor matches video taken October 9, the night Benjamin Mitchell , 22, the first victim, was killed.

by | November 17, 2017 | 02:03

The proposal came in a letter sent by the central bank to the finance ministry and signed by its governor, Oeystein Olsen, and the chief executive of the fund, Yngve Slyngstad, Deputy Central Bank Governor Egil Matsen said in an interview .

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:59

The Keystone pipeline has leaked more than 200,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota, the company for the project said on Thursday. The company said in a press release that the leak was discovered after a drop in the pipeline's pressure was detected.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:24

Dick Spring, Chairman, Ireland 2023 Bid Oversight Board: "We want to congratulate France on their nomination today, by World Rugby , as hosts for the 2023 Rugby World Cup ". " Crazy. I wonder why they even appointed an independent firm to make a recommendation? ". When will we know the result? Football has been mired in scandal over the staging of its World Cup .

by | November 15, 2017 | 02:02

The previous three victims were alone and had gotten off a bus when they were gunned downed at night for no apparent reason. People living in Seminole Heights have been on edge after the murders of three people. Thomas said the woman was not allowed to pass through the police checkpoint with her vehicle. Benjamin Mitchell, Monica Hoffa and Anthony Naiboa were all killed within a few blocks of one another just days apart.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:57

Davis said once the terms of Britain's exit, including any financial settlements, any transition deal and agreement on citizen rights, have been drawn up with the EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, this will have a specific piece of primary legislation that can be debated, amended and voted on by MPs.

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:52

Federal regulators in the US have also investigated Google over antitrust claims. Claire McCaskill's seat in 2018, told reporters that he issued an "investigative subpoena" to the tech giant to gather information. The European Union in June issued a $2.7 billion (2.4 billion euro) antitrust fine, which Google has appealed, for unfairly highlighting its own shopping service in search results.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:37

C. Penney Company, Inc . Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Now J. C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP)'s shares owned by insiders are 1.9%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 73.5%.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:36

AT&T may choose to force the DOJ's hand by moving to close the deal, which could trigger a court fight. Rupert Murdoch may be kicking the tires on a deal to buy CNN . Over the summer The New York Times reported that Trump aides discussed using the pending deal as a powerful form of leverage over CNN's coverage. Delrahim has said he prefers "structural" changes to a deal, like selling off assets, rather than having the government monitor a company's promises to abide by certain ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:46

And, unlike Uber's pricey helicopter service , the rides will be relatively affordable compared with other air travel options (Uber expects fares to be comparable to those of its on-the-ground ride-hailing options). "These are exactly the kind of partners we need to make uberAIR a reality", Holden said of NASA. Jeff Holden, Uber's chief product officer, told NBC News the agreement with NASA is part of ensuing the program proceeds safely.

by | November 08, 2017 | 09:35

Apple shifted much of its offshore wealth in the face of a tax crackdown on a haven it had in Ireland, according to reporting Monday on the Paradise Papers on the iPhone maker's tax strategy. But Apple has come under fire both in the United States and the European Union for its tax practices. It is claimed that the companies were set up in Jersey after Apple "shopped around" for a new jurisdiction following the closure of a tax loophole in Ireland which the firm exploited until 2013.

by | November 07, 2017 | 01:36

We note that Broadcom's bid is independent of Qualcomm's success in closing its bid for NXP. Qualcomm said its board of directors is now reviewing the offer. Hock Tan, president and CEO of Broadcom , said in a statement: "This complementary transaction will position the combined company as a global communications leader with an impressive portfolio of technologies and products".

by | November 06, 2017 | 02:17

About 600 men have barricaded themselves inside the camp Manus island in Papua New Guinea, defying efforts by Australia and Papua New Guinea to shut it down. "They are starving and their bodies are getting weak". "That is an offer that does remain on the table, so whilst it has not been taken up immediately, the prime minister thanked New Zealand for the offer, acknowledged it and it is something that still remains in place", she said.

by | November 06, 2017 | 02:16

NZ opener Colin Munro , in particular, batted majestically and was unconquered on a truly regal 109 (58 balls, 7x4, 7x6). He became only the third batsman to hit two T20i centuries. Virat Kohli plays for RCB since 2013 and now as a captain. M.S. (Dhoni) was very good at the end. Virat soon got to his 18th fifty in T20i's but the scoreboard pressure got the better off him as he got on 65 runs off 42 balls.

by | November 04, 2017 | 01:15

Statistics Canada said Friday that the economy added 35,300 jobs in October, as the number of full-time positions swelled by 88,700, while part-time employment dropped by 53,400 jobs. StatsCan reported that there were 82,000 jobs in Greater Sudbury in October, compared to 81,600 in September. Statscan said the trade deficit remained at C$3.18 billion ($2.50 billion) as imports and exports dropped for a fourth consecutive month.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:09

The NYPD and Federal Bureau of Investigation are still investigating Tuesday's attack. He said security will be heavily stepped up for the race involving more than 50,000 runners. "Tonight we're at a Halloween parade to say you didn't win and you didn't affect us", Cuomo told CNN's Anderson Cooper. It speaks well of New Yorkers that we did not cancel the Village Halloween Parade, an event that (in the past, anyway, when it was more outré and less domesticated) constituted a thumb in the eye ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:12

Officals told Click 2 Detroit the woman was catching a connecting flight in Detroit to Miami, while the guy was traveling to Nashville. The risky quest to join what's known as the " Mile High Club " has landed two more people in hot water.

by | November 01, 2017 | 01:04

The so-called Islamic State has said it was behind the attack. "There were no casualties to our personnel", Waziri said. The site of the explosion is about 500 meters (yards) from the American Embassy. A public health official said three dead and 15 wounded had been taken to city hospitals but a security official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said at least seven people had been killed and 21 wounded.

by | October 29, 2017 | 04:09

Waldron LP now owns 5,207 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $640,000 after buying an additional 1,709 shares during the last quarter. Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.21, from 1.13 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 60 investors sold Celgene Corporation shares while 390 reduced holdings.

by | October 29, 2017 | 04:11

But that did not stop social media from hypothesizing on who charges could be coming against. Plans were prepared Friday for anyone charged to be taken into custody as soon as Monday, sources told CNN . At the time of Mueller's appointment, the White House issued a statement in which Trump said: "As I have stated many times, a thorough investigation will confirm what we already know - there was no collusion between my campaign and any foreign entity.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:20

Subsys, as the drug is known, transmits the extremely powerful narcotic in spray form, allowing it to be placed beneath the tongue for fast, potent pain relief. "Today's charges mark an important step in holding pharmaceutical executives responsible for their part in the opioid crisis". Fentanyl is a highly addictive synthetic opioid that can be up to 100 times more potent than morphine.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:12

Staff at the store also say the man toppled and damaged three 30-packs of beer. "Most people would try to get out when locked in a 40-degree cooler with shorts on, but he just made a decision to hang out and drink a few beers", Gramza told McClatchy.

by | October 27, 2017 | 01:07

The main story entering the NLCS was All-star shortstop Corey Seager being left off the Championship Series roster with a back injury. Initially brought in to replace Pederson, Granderson had only 18 hits in 112 plate appearances for Los Agneles (.161) during the regular season, and has just one hit and eight strikeouts in his 15 postseason at-bats.