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Finance Volkswagen Announces Five-Seater Version of 2019 Atlas SUV
Author: 0 Volkswagen Announces Five-Seater Version of 2019 Atlas SUV

CEO Hinrich Woebcken said in a statement. "We are not only committed to this market, we are committed to our USA manufacturing home in Chattanooga, Tennessee". That's on goal; Volkswagen is referring to this SUV as a "five-passenger Atlas". The investment announcement is positive news for the US vehicle industry at a time when it is bracing for the impact of higher steel and aluminum tariffs on metal produced outside North America.

Finance VW announces ID R Pikes Peak challenger
Author: 0 VW announces ID R Pikes Peak challenger

R Pikes Peak will set about Kiwi Rhys Millen's 8m57.118s electric benchmark for the 12-mile Colorado climb on June 24. In October of past year we reported that Volkswagen was preparing to return to Pikes Peak . There are no specific performance figures yet, but Millen's eO PP100 used a 50-kWh lithium-ion battery mated to seven electric motors to produce almost 1,600hp and 1,858lb ft of torque.

Author: 0 Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX) has its outstanding shares of 221.98 Million

During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.34 earnings per share. analysts expect that Shell Midstream Partners will post 1.54 EPS for the current fiscal year. Texas Yale Corp reported 18,400 shares. Whittier Tru Of Nevada Inc holds 0.01% or 950 shares in its portfolio. Summit Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:SMLP)'s price distance from 52-week high is -40.2 and from 52-week low is 3.86.

Finance An Autonomous Uber Vehicle Struck And Killed A Woman In Arizona
Author: 0 An Autonomous Uber Vehicle Struck And Killed A Woman In Arizona

The Uber SUV was driving northbound, and a woman crossed in its path outside of a crosswalk, at which point she was struck by the vehicle. The woman was taken to a nearby hospital where she later died. An Uber spokeswoman said the company was "fully cooperating" with the local authorities. It could be the first known death caused by an autonomous vehicle operating on public roads.

Finance AL MVP Altuve, Astros finalize massive contract
Author: 0 AL MVP Altuve, Astros finalize massive contract

This February, the second baseman let it be known that he wants to remain in Houston. "We're very excited to announce the extension today and we're hopeful this is another step towards bringing multiple championships to the City of Houston".

Finance Abe's popularity falls as document-altering scandal continues
Author: 0 Abe's popularity falls as document-altering scandal continues

Support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe tumbled in four opinion polls conducted over the weekend, two of which showed public backing for him had fallen to its lowest level since he took office in 2012. Ishiba was supported by 25.4 percent of respondents, followed by Shinjiro Koizumi, a rising star in the LDP and a son of charismatic former Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi.

Finance U.S. begins tariff exemption process for certain goods
Author: 0 U.S. begins tariff exemption process for certain goods

Reuters reported last week that the Trump administration was considering punitive tariffs on some US$60 billion worth of Chinese information technology, telecoms and consumer products annually. "This is not American industries crying wolf", Kennedy said. "It would stifle United States agriculture, goods and services exports and raise costs for businesses and consumers", feared the groups and companies that had signed the letter, including Apple, Alphabet, Walmart and Nike.

Finance Ireland issues Brexit WARNING: Dublin threat as European Union prepares for crunch talks
Author: 0 Ireland issues Brexit WARNING: Dublin threat as European Union prepares for crunch talks

The Irish Government will demand that the Border issue is being satisfactorily addressed before it agrees to the transitional agreement, which requires unanimous consent by all member states. He said: "The backstop will apply unless and until another solution is found". However, Ireland is seeking an incentive clause in the new trade framework which would see it changed if Britain agreed to stay in the single market and customs union.

Finance Micro Focus Issues Sales Warning Alongside CEO Resignation
Author: 0 Micro Focus Issues Sales Warning Alongside CEO Resignation

Micro Focus is now expecting revenue over the twelve months to October 31 to fall between 6 percent and 9 percent, compared to previous guidance of a drop of 2 percent to 4 percent. "We believe that Micro Focus is well positioned to help our customers with the increasing pace of change across their Hybrid IT environments and to deliver customer centred innovation".

Finance Hammerson rejects £5bn French takeover which threatens Intu deal
Author: 0 Hammerson rejects £5bn French takeover which threatens Intu deal

Klépierre offered 615p per share - around 40.7% higher than the Hammerson's closing price on 16 March. PARIS-France's Klépierre, KLPEF 1 .77% a holding of USA mall king David Simon, said Monday it made an unsolicited £4.88 billion ($6.8 billion) bid for United Kingdom property firm Hammerson HMSO 23 .77% PLC, the latest sign of consolidation in a sector under threat from Amazon .com Inc.

Finance Another IndiGo A320 Neo aircraft grounded due to engine snag
Author: 0 Another IndiGo A320 Neo aircraft grounded due to engine snag

A total of 11 planes were banned - of which eight belonged to Indigo and three to GoAir. In a separate statement about the second incident, the company said: "A320 neo aircraft that operated Delhi-Srinagar was cleared after maintenance checks upon arrival at Srinagar airport".

Finance United Has Yet Another Gaffe Involving a Dog
Author: 0 United Has Yet Another Gaffe Involving a Dog

Before the diversion, the pilot announced the plane was landing in Akron because of " mis-boarded cargo ", a passenger told WUSA9-TV in Washington, D.C. United told CNN the unidentified animal was "safely delivered to its owner". "As we stated, we take full responsibility and are deeply sorry for this tragic accident".

Finance Alibaba Doubles Investment in SE Asia E-commerce Firm Lazada
Author: 0 Alibaba Doubles Investment in SE Asia E-commerce Firm Lazada

In 2016, Alibaba acquired control of Lazada with an investment of US$1 billion and boosted its stake to 83 per cent a year ago with an additional investment of another US$1 billion. Former CEO Max Bittner will continue as "senior advisor to Alibaba Group" and, as TechCrunch reports , will be likely involved in future strategy planning, including the platform's expansion into worldwide markets.

Finance Apple iPhone SE 2 Leak shows iPhone-X Like Notch
Author: 0 Apple iPhone SE 2 Leak shows iPhone-X Like Notch

On the bottom edge, we can see the lightning port and loudspeaker. iOS 12 will also form a critical part of the Apple product portfolio for 2018, and it is believed that this key software release will particularly focus on system performance over innovative new features.

Finance Tiffany & Co (NYSE:TIF) reports 4Q17 Profit Up 15%; Beats Street View
Author: 0 Tiffany & Co (NYSE:TIF) reports 4Q17 Profit Up 15%; Beats Street View

The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. raised its position in shares of Tiffany & Co.by 489.1% during the 3rd quarter. Denali Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Tiffany & Co.in the fourth quarter worth about $125,000. Cowen & Co maintained Tiffany & Co. Tiffany forecast full-year profit between $4.25 and $4.45 per share, compared with analysts' estimate of $4.37 per share, according to Thomson Reuters.

Finance 'It's our time to shout' - Tullahoma High students have a voice
Author: 0 'It's our time to shout' - Tullahoma High students have a voice

Each sign was made by the hand that held it. The protest, in which young people demanding stricter gun control legislation left their classrooms en masse at 10 A.M. He killed seven people and wounded five more there, then killed himself after a brief shootout with police. A majority of the 2,500 students joined in the walkout, with the support of school officials who said they viewed the protest as a once-in-a-lifetime educational opportunity.

Finance Defending Cup champ Truex wins Fontana race
Author: 0 Defending Cup champ Truex wins Fontana race

Johnson last won at Fontana in 2016, and he has finished in the top two in 11 of his 23 career races here, but he returns to this favored track on 27-race winless drought, a career worst. Harvick had won in Atlanta, Las Vegas and Phoenix before arriving in his home state for an attempt to become the second driver in this century to win four straight.

Finance British Columbia To Contribute To Portland-Seattle-Vancouver Bullet Train Study
Author: 0 British Columbia To Contribute To Portland-Seattle-Vancouver Bullet Train Study

Inslee said the study will be finished "within the year". Inslee was in Vancouver Friday for a meeting with British Columbia Premier John Horgan and officials from OR and California, which make up the Pacific Coast Collaborative. "To be candid, for those of us in the United States, there's an absence of leadership in the federal government right now and so it's incumbent on us to work together and step up and show what we can do between our various governments", he said.