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by | January 12, 2018 | 17:28

In the USA the number of items available for unlimited free two-day shipping has doubled from 50 million to 100 million items and is in addition to Prime one and same day services available in more than 8,000 U.S. A total of 17 million combined viewers used Amazon's Prime Video streaming service to watch 10 NFL Thursday Night Football games throughout 200 countries and territories.

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:43

Retail food prices rose by 4.96% in December 2017 as compared to 4.35% in November. India's measure of consumer price inflation, the CPI index, rose 5.21% in December from a year earlier, the ministry of statistics said on Friday. Vegetables contributed 90 basis point to the month-on-month (MoM) rise in the headline inflation number. Currently, the nationwide average for gas is $2.52, up from $2.35 a year ago, according to AAA.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:49

That was higher than the 37.10 billion rupees consensus estimate of analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters . Salil Parekh , CEO & MD of Infosys said, "It is a privilege for me to be appointed as the CEO & MD of Infosys, helping our clients navigate the digital future and employees build new skills and capabilities".

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:44

It emphasized that 2,500 jobs will be created, beyond ones announced last January. Fiat/Chrysler says the tax plan will also mean the return of manufacturing jobs to the USA from Mexico. FCA said this was on top of a large investment at the Warren factory announced a year ago. More than 700 new jobs will be added to support production.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:42

The new vehicles, unveiled for the first time today, are the fourth generation of GM's driverless cars that are being powered by its self-driving arm, Cruise. The test riders are employees of Cruise Automation, the self-driving vehicle software company GM bought in March 2016-reputedly for $1 billion or more-using an in-house service called Cruise Anywhere .

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:30

Toyota and Mazda are to build a new manufacturing plant in Alabama, U.S., with a capacity to produce 300,000 vehicles annually. The Greensboro News & Record reported that, while the state has many auto suppliers, they aren't dedicated to Toyota in the same way as companies from Alabama to Kentucky, which made the pitch hard.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:22

The Chinese government frequently erupts with outrage at any perceived contradiction to its territorial claims, claiming such statements upset all of China's 1.4 billion citizens. Marriott said it would take disciplinary action, which could involve firing the people involved. China's cyber regulator has demanded meetings in Shanghai with two top regional executives from the American hotel chain and ordered the company to "conduct a comprehensive self-review and rectification".

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:17

It did reveal, however, that patients had faced longer waiting times than usual in accident and emergency (A&E). The three worst offenders totalled call outs of more than 1,000 times during this period. Health secretary Jeremy Hunt said the decision to cancel operations and outpatient appointments was "methodical", citing fewer last-minute cancellations, but apologised to patients.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:09

It's no secret that corporations often employ questionable and often downright illegal tactics to hide sensitive, potentially incriminating evidence from investigators. Uber has drawn scrutiny in the past for designing software to evade authorities. Because of this, the investigators were unable to access the company records they were there for.

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:22

Trade surplus with the United States soared 13 percent year on year to 1.87 trillion yuan (about 288 billion USA dollars), according to Huang Songping, spokesperson of the General Administration of Customs. China remains Russia's biggest trade partner in terms of trade turnover. The trade data also showed China's goods surplus with the USA, a sore spot in relations between the two nations, hit a record high previous year.

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:15

We take this matter very seriously and are advising owners of these specific 2006 Ford Rangers to stop driving their vehicles so dealers can make repairs immediately. These include 2,700 in the United States and almost 200 in Canada. USA authorities brought the issue of defective Takata airbags to light in 2014, sparking the biggest-ever auto safety recall.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:42

Among the 30 co-passenger satellites, 3 microsatellites and 25 nanosatellites will be launched on behalf of six countries - Canada, Finland, France, Republic of Korea, the United Kingdom and the US. The satellite will be launched shortly. # It will be the third satellite in the Cartosat-2 series. The co-passenger satellites include a microsatellite and one nanosatellite from India along with 3 microsatellites and 25 nanosatellites from other countries.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:30

The search will begin on 17 January, said Ocean Infinity chief executive Oliver Plunkett, who attended the signing event. The Malaysia Airlines jet disappeared in March 2014 with 239 people, mostly from China, on board en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, triggering one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:29

J. Patrick Doyle's decision to depart Domino's in June spun the CEO rumor wheel Wednesday. A simple moving average (SMA) is an mathematical moving average calculated by adding the closing price of the security for a number of time periods and then dividing this total by the number of time periods.

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:31

The chain said on Twitter that the closures are happening because it made a decision to "better align our locations with our strategy" but it didn't post any official announcements or warnings online. Other stores in New York, Arizona, Indiana and North Carolina are also reportedly being closed. "We would like these former employees to know that the County stands prepared to immediately assist with employment services through our various agencies, and we urge all to take advantage of them".

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:23

Indications are that Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. will lead the potential listing. Dropbox achieved its $ 10 billion private valuation in its last private funding round in 2014. Dropbox has said that it has annual sales that exceed $1 billion . Confidential filings, which were enabled by the JOBS Act, allow companies to submit paperwork to the SEC without public scrutiny.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:18

Circuit City made the announcement at the Consumer Electronics Show, which is being held this week in Las Vegas, according to a Fox Business report . Eventually, the company hopes to relaunch full stores. Circuit City hasn't had a brick-and-mortar store in operation since 2009. Remember Circuit City? Well, its new CEO hopes you'll never forget it again after it relaunches next month.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:11

Its transaction fee, at just "fractions of a penny", is also comparable to bitcoin's $30 per transaction fee. XRP is fast too. Ripple's transaction time is about 2-3 seconds, while bitcoin ranges anywhere from 15 minutes to an hour. This led to a major pump in the price of the currency as Ripple prices raced to nearly $2.2 from $1.5. Alex Holmes, Chief Executive Officer of MoneyGram, said, "Every day blockchain technology is changing the norm and encouraging innovation".

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:16

Fruitfly is a Mac targeted Malware and was not ever discovered till January of 2017. Creepers gonna creep and Phillip Durachinsk, and OH man, was doing just that and getting away with it for 13 years using his own Fruitfly malware. Durachinsky is charged with computer fraud, wiretapping and child pornography production. Fruitfly also alerted Durachinsky if an infected computer's owner typed words associated with pornography.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:15

The company is also creating a new benefit to assist associates with adoption expenses. The wage and benefit changes will impact more than one million Walmart employees in the US. But, Gordon said, the move indicates that "the corporate tax cut's touted trickle-down effects that were met with skepticism by critics may be happening".

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:34

The unidentified woman wanted her money back for her tree because she claimed it was now "dead", according to NBC affiliate, WFLA . " I can't make this stuff up ", he wrote. "If I didn't see it, I wouldn't believe that someone had so little moral values or lack of conscience". He said she was "shamed to a small degree", but wrote, "I don't think it fazed her because she has no conscience".

by | January 11, 2018 | 12:16

Its food division also recorded a 0.4 per cent drop in comparable sales, better than analysts' forecasts that they could dip by 1.1 per cent. "Despite many predictions that Tesco had "won" Christmas , with that accolade instead being shared by Morrisons and the Co-op, the market leader nonetheless enjoyed a very creditable festive period", he said.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:26

These products were made in 2017 on the company's Hoyer 1 Line at its Dunkirk, New York plant. The nationwide recall affects Giant Eagle chocolate and, separately, orange ice cream bars that are sold in 12 and 30 packs, which contain the following UPC symbols: 3003400329, 300340033 and 3003406567.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:12

Ford sold 896,764 F-Series trucks in the USA in 2017 - a 9.3 per cent increase year-over-year, representing its best performance since 2005. According to some, some 500k or more Ford F-250 and F-350 Super Duty trucks produced from 2011 to 2017 with Ford's Power Stroke diesel engines have been emitting nitrogen oxide pollutants at as much as 50 times the legal limit.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:01

The FCA says most firms in the "high-risk" market were failing to meet requirements for customer due diligence and managing conflicts of interest. Several distributor firms had problems with their processes and the criteria they consider acceptable when categorising clients as elective professionals, the FCA added.