Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and eleven other members of Congress are pushing the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to scrutinize the potential impact of Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods more closely. The group argues that this deceptive practice is ongoing, and that their conduct should cause the FTC to block the merger between Amazon and Whole Foods .
Apparently, the in-app version of Alexa will be nearly the same as the one found on the Amazon Echo and Dot speakers. So, once the feature is live on all the Android handsets, users can ask Alexa about anything as they normally would while using it on Echo devices .
As a result this change will hit everyone born between 6 April 1970 and 5 April 1978. Legislators must approve the change before it becomes law. The current national insurance system makes no allowance for people who will not live long enough to reach state pension age, or who will die soon afterwards.
Later on in the evening, Kylie apparently made a decision to use her likeness, bearing such an uncanny resemblance, in order to play a prank on the rest of her famous family. Celebrity wax figures are a tricky business - some look exactly like their real-life counterparts, while others, well, not so much. The hair isn't Beyonce , the skin tone isn't Beyonce , and the facial features? And yet, they can never get any Beyoncé wax figure right.
Boogotti Kasino returned to Twitter around midnight last night following the backlash from his ransom video to say that not only did he not know the dog belonged to Whitehead, but that an ex-girlfriend of Whitehead's took the dog and sold him to the rapper.
Monday , Trump's administration certified to Congress that Iran is technically complying with the landmark 2015 nuclear deal - but noted that the country "remains one of the most risky to US interests and regional stability". Asked if the administration wants to see regime change in Iran, one official said: "We're looking for a change in the regime's behavior". Trump denounced the deal during his campaign and promised to renegotiate it and get tough on Iran.
Offers are good only at participating locations. Dairy Queen: A small order of fries cost $1 on Thursday. Like, you basically have to gobble down a few chips today, it's practically illegal not sure. We hope you swim by next week with your tummy full of french fry goodness! Like any holiday, National French Fry Day deserves to be celebrated, and lucky for you french fry lovers, that day is today, July 13.
For Musk , the Model 3 represents the apex of a vision he laid out in 2006. One historical issue with them is price. The first production Model 3 is a black, all-electric four-door compact executive auto sedan.The Model 3 will have more color options, but Tesla is limiting these options as of now so as to ease the production process.
President Trump's daughter #Ivanka Trump took part in the #G20 Summit , during which she sat among the world leaders. "This is odd", tweeted Michael McFaul, the United States ambassador to Russian Federation under President Barack Obama who is a professor of political science at Stanford University.
However, after fixing the glitch, the trading on the National Stock Exchange resumed at 12:30 pm and the benchmark Nifty rose to an all-time high of 9,782.15 and the Sensex rose as much as 408 points to hit high of 31,768.39. F&O and cash trading came to a standstill following a software problem. The NSE will send a detailed report to Sebi. Secondly, the system was expected to be rectified quickly and shifting BCP site would have taken longer time.
Even if the administration is keen on extending military rule, the decision would still rely on recommendation from the military and police. While Alvarez is pushing for the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao , he does not favour the idea that martial law should be declared in the entire Philippines.
The signs of continued weak growth came as businesses pressed British Prime Minister Theresa May and her government to negotiate a smooth Brexit in two years' time, saying an abrupt departure would deter investment. Output data shows declines of 0.1 per cent for industrial production month-on-month and 1.2 per cent for construction. Data published on Thursday had shown strong foreign demand raised industrial orders in May, though the increase was less pronounced than expected.
Lucy Rushing, who works at the Four Way Quick Stop in DeSoto, says until recently, lottery tickets sales were popular. The games could resume but not unil after the state solves its budget crisis. In 2015, almost 3,900 lottery payouts totaling more than $112 million were delayed. Members of the IL gaming community insist that the state has the means to pay for the winnings of either lottery, if a victor is to be drawn today or Friday.
The legislation needed 71 votes to overcome Rauner's veto. Tom Bennett of Gibson City, Brad Halbrook of Shelbyville and Dan Brady of Bloomington. Hays, Mitchell and Phillips voted for it. "If I decide to press my button to override the governor, it doesn't make me any less of a conservative Republican than the rest of the people standing here", Phillips told his colleagues.
With the onset of the goods and services tax (GST), 22 states have already removed check The Goods and Services Tax (GST) was rolled out on 1st of July 2017. Summary: "We have asked the commercial tax department to clarify if we can continue to sell the old stock without charging any tax or the old stock too will attract the GST", Srivastava said.
It also said its ground staff had been deployed to look after the passengers' welfare and to arrange another flight for their passage home. "The plane started shuddering then there were a couple of loud bangs and a lot of light". According to ABC News, the incident occurred shortly after the Kuala Lumpur-bound flight took off from the Gold Coast about 10:20pm, with the plane flying for another hour before landing safely in Brisbane.
U.S. drillers targeting crude reduced the number of active rigs for the first time in 24 weeks, according to Baker Hughes Inc. data on Friday. However, the latest oil market report from OPEC showed that production increased by 336,000 barrels in May, thanks largely to two exempted countries, Libya and Nigeria .
But carriers at the 10 foreign airports already affected by the laptop ban - instituted in March and unilaterally barring large personal electronic devices from the cabin, but not the cargo hold - will have those restrictions lifted if they implement the new measures.
Saudi Arabia's oil exports are expected to fall below 7 million barrels per day this summer, according to industry sources familiar with the matter, and Russian oil exports were seen as broadly flat in the third quarter. The last time this happened, in mid-2014, preceded a massive selloff in oil that dropped Brent from $108 a barrel to about $47 a barrel in the span of five months.
Amtrak is making emergency repairs this summer at Penn Station on its aging infrastructure and the ripple effects of that construction is causing widespread service disruptions and delays at the transportation hub and on routes along the East Coast.
A top German business lobby is urging negotiators for Britain and the European Union to quickly come to an agreement over how Britain's departure from the EU will affect cross-border trade and avoid a "hard Brexit ". "The protection of the Good Friday agreement and the maintenance of the Common Travel Area are the most urgent issues to discuss", the European Union negotiator explained.
Commenting on the matter, the EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said; " Google has come up with many innovative products and services that have made a difference to our lives". He adds that Google's data shows that users typically prefer links that lead them to the actual products they're searching for, rather than to websites where they have to conduct the search again.
According to industry sources, the 737 MAX 10 has a catalog value of $125 million making this order worth about $12.5 billion before discounts that are customary for aircraft purchases. The Max family of planes is oversold through 2020, and capacity is finite for the model favored by budget carriers, Slattery said in an interview. AerCap has 100 737 MAX aircraft on order , now comprising 85 MAX 8s and 15 MAX 10s.
A tropical storm warning has been issued for part of the Louisiana coast, with the storm for... The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30, and has an average of 9.6 named storms, 5.9 hurricanes and 2.3 intense hurricanes every year.
Paul Ryan is delivering a "major speech" on taxes today at the National Association of Manufacturers conference. Rolling back Obamacare would provide a almost $1 trillion tax cut that would disproportionately benefit the wealthy and businesses.
It seems the embattled Trump administration has a long road to go before there is any conclusion in the Russian Federation investigation, and it is nearly a guarantee that Senator Harris will be present for more questioning at future hearings.
The fighter jet deal came amid increased diplomacy to try to resolve the crisis. Mr Faki warned that if the rift is allowed to escalate further, it could have adverse political, security and humanitarian implications for the Gulf states, Africa and global peace and security.
An event reportedly of particular interest to Mr Mueller is an exchange on March 22, when Mr Coats told associates that Mr Trump had asked him to intervene with Mr Comey to get him to back off the president's former national security adviser Mike Flynn as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into the Russian Federation affair.
This morning, June 12, the attorneys general of Washington , D.C., and Maryland announced that they filed what they call a "major lawsuit " against President Donald Trump . "Like the unfairly maligned press corps and the courts, state attorney generals are serving as a necessary check and balance in the Trump era where others fail", he said.
But adherence to the cuts is under scrutiny and the producer group said this week its output rose by 336,000 bpd in May to 32.14 million bpd. The world's oil glut is likely to persist next year in a blow to efforts by major producers to shore up the oil price by cutting output, according to a leading energy authority.
And the other thing, I think, which I think caught us by surprise was the sheer effectiveness of the campaigning by Jeremy Corbyn , the left-wing leader of the Labour Party who fought a very authentic campaign - quite an old fashioned campaign, in some ways - with big open-air rallies where he really energized people .
US gasoline stockpiles probably fell by 50,000 barrels last week, according to the median forecast in a Bloomberg survey before the EIA report. That time, OPEC agreed to slash the output by 1.2 million barrels per day from January 1, while non-OPEC oil producers agreed to reduce output by 558,000 barrels per day starting from January 1 for six months.
Trump's withdrawal from the Paris agreement, the landmark 2015 global pact to fight climate change, drew condemnation from Washington's allies and many in the energy industry - and sparked fears that US oil production could expand more rapidly than it is now.
The empowering concert flowed with smiles and tears as dedications were made to all those affected by the tragedy. "I don't want to feel or hear or see any fear in this building", United States singer Pharrell Williams told the crowd as he led them in a rendition of his hit single Happy .
Cavaliers: Tristan Thompson scored his first points of the series on a driving dunk midway through the first quarter. Unless that changes quickly, Cavs-Warriors III could end up being a much shorter series than the first two editions of the Finals trilogy that the teams split.
According to Special Olympics Washington , almost 2,000 law enforcement personnel are involved in Washington State LETR efforts and their efforts raise over half a million dollars annually for local programs. Upon arrival at the State Capitol, agencies from across the state will gather for the Opening Ceremonies of the Colorado Special Olympics. Each summer, law enforcement officials carry the flame of hope across the state in the torch run final leg, culminating in the lighting of the ...
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June 1 US stock index futures were little changed on Thursday, ahead of private jobs data that will give investors an indication of the health of the labor market and likely feed into the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates later this month.
Uber just fired Anthony Levandowski , its vice president of technology, and head of the company's self-driving program. Asked last month why Uber did not threaten to fire Levandowski to pressure him into turning over the documents, Uber attorney Arturo Gonzalez told Reuters, "We can fire him but we still don't get the documents".
Macquarie reaffirmed a "neutral" rating on shares of Chesapeake Energy in a research note on Monday, May 8th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reduced their target price on Chesapeake Energy from $9.00 to $8.00 and set a "hold" rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, March 7th.