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Lyft announces new self-driving auto division

Lyft announces new self-driving auto division

Lyft has announced plans to develop its own self-driving auto capabilities so it can begin offering autonomous rides by the end of the year in some locations. The company is promising always to use a "hybrid network" in which drivers are on hand to assist the robot vehicles - noting that this is going to remain necessary indefinitely in numerous 350 cities worldwide where Lyft operates and where detailed maps are not available. Read More

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UBM Plc (LON:UBM) Insider Tim Cobbold Buys 22 Shares

UBM Plc (LON:UBM) Insider Tim Cobbold Buys 22 Shares

It has a 17.51 P/E ratio. Antofagasta plc ( ANTO ) traded up 0.74% on Friday, hitting GBX 884.50. Odell Lawrence also sold $152,500 worth of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) on Monday, May 1. 05/16/2017 - Astrazeneca PLC had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Leerink Swann. FBP's profit will be $24.16 million for 13.45 P/E if the $0.11 EPS becomes a reality. Read More

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Moody's downgrades Qatar's credit rating to negative

Moody's downgrades Qatar's credit rating to negative

Trying to find reasons behind Qatar's royal family's support to terrorism, an article published in the New Republic explained that it is just a continuation of a bad decision made by former Qatari ruler and the incumbent emir's father, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, and his foreign minister and prime minister, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al Thani. Read More

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JPMorgan among potential Worldpay bidders

JPMorgan among potential Worldpay bidders

Danish payment services company Nets A/S, said over the weekend that it had also been approached by potential buyers. At noon the shares were up 25.4 per cent. A spokeswoman for JPMorgan in London declined to comment. Vantiv could not be reached for comment. The company describes itself as a pioneer in card payments, multi-currency processing and the rapidly-growing area of online and contactless payments. Read More

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Tech stocks go haywire in $123.47 Nasdaq glitch

Tech stocks go haywire in $123.47 Nasdaq glitch

The new prices triggered halts in numerous stocks in after-hours trading. Nasdaq stresses that actual stock prices were not affected, and no trading completed with incorrect pricing. ( NASDAQ:AMZN ) shares seemingly plunged yesterday on Google Finance and Yahoo Finance after third parties provided incorrect data. Some providers such as Yahoo Finance, Google Finance, and Bloomberg LP showed the fake changes in share prices. Read More

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Possible Active Shooter Prompts Lockdown at US Army Post in Alabama

Possible Active Shooter Prompts Lockdown at US Army Post in Alabama

An active shooter drill was planned for tomorrow, but authorities are reporting that this is not part of the drill. The Arsenal's Twitter account posted that the "installation is locked down". News Five is working to gather more information and will post an update when available. In the press conference that followed the arrest, Madison County Sheriff Blake Dorning specifically mentioned Redstone Arsenal. Read More

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Buy Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock as Prime Wardrobe Officially Kills Retail

Buy Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock as Prime Wardrobe Officially Kills Retail

If you buy three of the items, you get a 10 percent discount; purchase five, and you get 20 percent off your bill. With Prime Wardrobe however, the customer has the freedom to choose the items they want to try on. Amazon is poised to surpass Macy's this year as the largest USA clothing seller, according to Cowen & Co. analysts. Instead of going back to the store to return the item, the customer just has to place the package on their doorstep. Read More

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Trump weighs firing Mueller, according to confidante

Trump creates his own version of normal. In one memo, Comey said Trump tried to direct him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. Any incriminating charges against Trump would have to face the Justice department, who are strongly against indicting a sitting President. As Rachel noted on the show last night, one of Trump's confidants said publicly that the move is a possibility. Read More

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Virginia Democrats vying to be face of Trump resistance

The race caused an election night stir as Gillespie came within just a few thousand votes, a less than 1 percent margin of topping the well-known incumbent. The attorney general race will have Democrat Mark Herring, the incumbent, facing Republican John Adams in the November 7 election. Associated Press reporters Ben Finley in Norfolk and Alanna Durkin Richer in Richmond contributed to this report. Read More

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Potential jurors asked opinions in OH cop's murder retrial

Potential jurors asked opinions in OH cop's murder retrial

After opening statements, Tensing sighed, bit his lip and looked down several times while a video of the traffic stop captured by Tensing's body-worn camera played for the jury. Ray Tensing, center, and his defense attorney Stewart Mathews, right, listen to assistant prosecutor Stacey DeGraffenreid's opening statement during Tensing's retrial Thursday, June 8, 2017, at the Ha. Read More

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Ariana Grande's ring sparks engagement rumours at Manchester concert

We love you so much. The biggest surprise of the night came when Liam Gallagher took to the stage at Old Trafford to rock the crowd with classic Oasis hits. Bieber and Grande's manager, Scooter Braun, noted that the singer performed her first concert in Manchester exactly two years before. "All we feel here tonight is love, resilience, positivity", said Pharrel Williams, who performed alongside Miley Cyrus . Read More

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