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by | August 14, 2019 | 11:29

At a press conference yesterday, Lam denounced the "illegal activities" of the protesters, defended the violent actions of the police and warned that "riot activities [have] pushed Hong Kong to the brink of no return". And while Trump has been silent on the issue, a senior U.S. official said in June that Washington might consider sanctions if there was a "precipitating event", such as Hong Kong police being told to stand down and mainland Chinese forces moving in and using violence against ...

by | August 14, 2019 | 04:27

He explained that the company is deploying blockchain, IOT, AI and other new technologies on a pan-India basis to this end. Reliance Jio is offering a premium version of its Jio Fiber services with the JioPostPaid Plus. There were also announcements made regarding a "zero latency gaming platform" along with a stage demo through the 4K set-top box that has support for most gaming controllers and will support gameplay in 4K.

by | August 13, 2019 | 23:56

Olive Garden is selling 50 " lifetime pasta passes " for $500 apiece. Of course, there is a catch. Here's how that works: Olive Garden says when you purchase a Never Ending Pasta Pass , you can opt in for the chance to upgrade to the restaurant chain's new lifetime pass; that'll cost you an additional $400 plus tax.

by | August 13, 2019 | 21:34

Nike is the latest brand to jump into the subscription business, with the launch of their kids service, Nike Adventure Club . Nike has good reason to get into the subscription box services game, according to Greg Petro, CEO of predictive analytics company First Insight, who noted that his firm's latest research shows about 25% of consumers now use a subscription box.

by | August 13, 2019 | 19:45

Cuthbert said Luke, with the help of another man, "managed to get him down on to the floor and pin him down" with chairs and a plastic crate before police arrived. Racing down from their fourth-floor office, the brothers chased the attacker before tackling him to the ground and helping pin him down with a chair and milk crate.

by | August 13, 2019 | 19:14

Burt was also swift to play down suggestions that intermittent wind generation was to blame for the failure , saying the event had "nothing to do with changes in wind speed or the variability of wind". There were also issues with traffic lights and the London Underground. The outage on Friday night left thousands of travellers stranded as it caused major disruption to the country's railways as well as traffic lights.

by | August 13, 2019 | 10:42

When it happens, though, it can be devastatingly risky - just check the video allegedly showing the immediate aftermath of the accident. Alexi Tretyakov, the owner and driver of the Tesla said that his vehicle had Autopilot enabled and his hands-on the wheel, meaning that both Alexi and the Tesla cars semi-autonomous tech didn't see the tow truck, and crashed into it.

by | August 12, 2019 | 15:37

Mostly dressed in black, the demonstrators silently held up signs with graphics expressing their disapproval of the police's use of force and demanding the bill's full withdrawal. Hong Kong's government says the protests are pushing the city to an extremely risky edge. The demonstrations began over proposed new legislation that would have allowed Hong Kong citizens accused of crimes to be tried in mainland China.

by | August 12, 2019 | 12:59

AMD's newest generation of server chip, called EPYC, uses a new chip-making technology from its contract manufacturers that helps the chips have better performance while consuming less power. "Since Cray announced support for AMD processors in our systems over a year ago, we've booked nearly $800 million in AMD EPYC-based systems".

by | August 12, 2019 | 11:57

The telco has kept monthly plan rates ranging between Rs 700 to Rs 10,000. Basic plans will start at 100Mbps, with more premium plans offering speeds of up to 1Gbps. While the Jio Fiber roll-out will begin on Sep 5, the complete network rollout is expected to take another 12 months. The broadband service will help Jio offer "ultra high definition entertainment" content, virtual reality content, multi-party video conferencing, voice-enabled virtual assistants, and interactive gaming.

by | August 12, 2019 | 10:57

The offshore yuan was at 7.1038 Monday morning at 8:49 a.m. HK/SIN. However, signs began to emerge on Tuesday that Beijing was looking to stabilise the currency after the initial shot across Washington's bows. The Washington-based global crisis lender once again called for a quick resolution to the trade conflict between the world's economic superpowers, warning of "significant negative spillovers globally".

by | August 11, 2019 | 17:12

US President Donald Trump cast more doubt on chances for a trade deal with Beijing on Friday, signalling he might cancel talks set for September amid an intensifying US-China trade war. In a sense, analysts say, China has given in to monetary pressure largely resulting from USA tariffs. According to TD Securities senior foreign exchange analyst Mazen Isa, Wednesday night's fixed over-7 handle and the markets in general "seem to be taking the shift fairly well, so probably some calm is ...

by | August 11, 2019 | 08:25

A message seeking comment was left Friday on March's cellphone. Passenger Aaron Scherb told CNN he was aboard the flight and saw March "kind of leaning against the galley". March", charging documents detailed, as per the Tribune. When officers asked her where she was, she said Chicago. Those documents show a portable breath test at the jail resulted in a blood alcohol concentration reading of.204.

by | August 10, 2019 | 15:58

As a cashier stationed at the front of the store, she said, "my line of defense is either run out the nearest door or somehow make itto the back". "Of all the gun tragedies, this hit the closest to home for a lot of us", said Thomas Marshall, a worker at the e-commerce office in San Bruno who helped organize the protest.

by | August 10, 2019 | 13:34

Futures for December delivery rose 2.4% to settle at $1,519.60 an ounce at 1:30 p.m.in NY, gaining for a fourth day. The unrelenting trade dispute between the United States and China affected the prices of gold. A Federal Reserve official said on August 6 it was appropriate to "wait and see" how the upcoming data was, before deciding whether rates should be cut again at the central bank's next meeting in September.

by | August 10, 2019 | 11:56

We have since clarified with the aforementioned Walmart representative that the company has "not given any directive to remove video games from the shelves." In an internal memo, the retailer told employees to remove any violent marketing material, unplug Xbox and PlayStation consoles that show violent video games and turn off any violence depicted on screens in its electronics departments.

by | August 10, 2019 | 11:12

London's Euston and Kings Cross stations, which are two of the busiest stations in the city and serve the north of England as well as some suburban lines, were closed because of overcrowding caused by the cancellations and delays. Passengers wait for news during travel disruption on the East Coast mainline at Peterborough Station, Peterborough. "The first generator to disconnect was a gas-fired plant at Little Barford at 4.58pm".

by | August 10, 2019 | 05:27

Upon landing in South Bend, local police boarded the plane and arrested March, who started crying. "This is appalling." Although Scherb noted that he wanted the woman disciplined, he said that he didn't want her to lose her job. "Given the significant safety and security roles that flight attendants have, United (and other airlines) should consider adopting zero tolerance policies for flight attendants going forward", he continued.

by | August 10, 2019 | 02:53

Brent crude futures fell by $1.12, or 1.9%, to $57.82 per barrel on Wednesday, according to trading data from the ICE exchange in London. Saudi Arabia is reducing allocations despite strong consumption in all regions, the officials said .

by | August 09, 2019 | 20:57

But that messaging was before Trump made a fresh tariff threat and China allowed its currency to weaken, prompting Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to officially label the country a currencymanipulator at the direction of the President.

by | August 09, 2019 | 19:45

The new sandwich is born from Subway's desire to explore and offer plant-based proteins. The restaurant chain is partnering with Beyond Meat and introducing the Beyond Meatball Marinara sub for a limited time offer at its 685 restaurants in the US and Canada.

by | August 09, 2019 | 19:43

Multiple reports have recently emerged about the US National Highway Traffic Administration ( NHTSA ) scrutinizing Tesla and the company's claims that the Model 3 has the lowest probability of injury among vehicles tested by the agency.

by | August 09, 2019 | 19:28

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross previously said decisions on the more than 50 license applications the department has received could begin this week. Persevering with access to that market is essential to the fortunes of chipmakers comparable to Intel Corp., Qualcomm Inc., and Broadcom Inc. who despatched their chief executives to satisfy with Trump in July.

by | August 09, 2019 | 15:25

The photo shows her talking with the activists inside a hotel. Elsie Leung, a former justice secretary, said she felt that even if the PLA were deployed it would not conflict with Hong Kong's "one country, two systems" by which it has been governed since 1997.

by | August 09, 2019 | 14:29

The ban is part of a broad US push against Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world's largest telecommunications network gear maker, which Washington accuses of espionage and stealing intellectual property. The US is engaged in a worldwide campaign to prevent Huawei from 5G infrastructure globally, as the telecommunications behemoth is now the leader in terms of developing the technology.