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Finance Volvo to sell thousands of self-driving cars to Uber
Author: 0 Volvo to sell thousands of self-driving cars to Uber

The deal will see the traditional auto brand supply 24,000 vehicles that can support autonomous technology to Uber over three years starting from 2019. "Our goal was from day one to make investments into a vehicle that could be manufactured at scale", Jeff Miller, Uber's head of automotive alliances, said.

Finance The Salvation Army Red Kettle Kick-off begins Saturday
Author: 0 The Salvation Army Red Kettle Kick-off begins Saturday

The Pennyrile Area Development District is looking for volunteers to give the gift of time by becoming a "friendly volunteer". Volunteers of all ages are welcome; however, anyone under the age of 16 needs a parent to come with them. Even better, people can help better the community without even dipping into a wallet - something already stretched thin this time of year. Riders in the Toy Run brought canned goods, new toys, and money to help the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program.

Finance Volkswagen putting billions aside to 'reinvent the car'
Author: 0 Volkswagen putting billions aside to 'reinvent the car'

Volkswagen will invest 22.8 billion euros ($26.9 billion) in its main vehicle brand over the next five years, it said on Saturday, a day after it announced a spending programme aimed at bolstering its position as a maker of electric cars. 'We are reinventing the vehicle. "We are, however, doing so without sidelining existing technologies and vehicle projects, since this is how we will earn our money for the foreseeable future".

Finance British Gas scraps standard tariff for new customers
Author: 0 British Gas scraps standard tariff for new customers

It said it was to remove tariffs without an end date to new customers from the spring - offering a series of fixed deals instead. When a fixed gas and/or electricity tariff comes to an end, households are moved onto an SVR, which typically cost £100s more than the cheapest tariff on the market.

Finance Zlatan Ibrahimovic takes cheeky pop at Paul Pogba in post-match interview
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic takes cheeky pop at Paul Pogba in post-match interview

It was a near ideal day for Mourinho, who also had Zlatan Ibrahimovic back after seven months out while Romelu Lukaku scored his first club goal since September. The second half was ours. "Sometimes, and I live up in the Manchester area, Manchester United fans get a bit frustrated because they are telling me that they play too slow for them.

Author: 0 730 hedge funds sold their entire positions in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.27 on November 17, reaching $118.33. About 3.03 million shares traded. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since November 19, 2016 and is uptrending. Logan reported 0.07% stake. Atlas Browninc reported 5,953 shares. Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.03, from 0.87 in 2017Q1.

Finance Black Friday tips for cyber-shoppers as discount season kicks off
Author: 0 Black Friday tips for cyber-shoppers as discount season kicks off

E-mail marketing . Research suggests people open their e-mails 60 per cent more often than usual around Black Friday weekend, so businesses make hay by offering deals and discounts. Instead, pay attention to the total deal being offered. Others give away service packages and zero-percent interest loans on vehicles that normally wouldn't qualify for rates that low.

Finance London's buses will soon run on COFFEE
Author: 0 London's buses will soon run on COFFEE

Seeing as I'm already on my third cup of the day writing this, hence all the maths going on here, I'm definitely doing my bit for London's transport situation. "It's got a high oil content, 20% oil by weight in the waste coffee grounds, so it's a really great thing to make biodiesel out of", said Arthur Kay, founder of Bio-bean, in a phone interview.

Finance Alibaba buys stake in Sun Art Retail from Ruentex
Author: 0 Alibaba buys stake in Sun Art Retail from Ruentex

Alibaba said the deal is expected to integrate the online and offline expertise of the three Sun Art Retail partners to explore new opportunities in China's food retail sector. It's betting that a move into physical commerce will pump-prime the growth of its main online business, rope in millions of new shoppers, and expand its network into a relatively untapped Chinese hinterland.

Finance Fidelity MSCI Health Care ETF (FHLC) Declines 0.33% for Nov 19
Author: 0 Fidelity MSCI Health Care ETF (FHLC) Declines 0.33% for Nov 19

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the business. State Street Corp boosted its stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 28.9% during the second quarter. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF ( NYSEARCA EEM ) traded up $0.23 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $46.82. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $39.58 and a 200 day moving average price of $37.38.

Finance Figure skating: Uno 2nd at Grand Prix in France
Author: 0 Figure skating: Uno 2nd at Grand Prix in France

The U.S. ice dance team of Madison Chock and Evan Bates earned their spot in the Grand Prix Final with a silver medal at the Internationaux de France on Saturday in Grenoble, France. Fernandez, after his shaky free skate, saw his almost 14-point lead over Shoma Uno of Japan reduced to 10.39 points. Two-time world champions Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron won the ice dance by breaking their own world record.

Finance Toshiba share sale to dodge delisting
Author: 0 Toshiba share sale to dodge delisting

Toshiba's board approved the transaction on Sunday and expects it to close by Dec 5, the Tokyo-based company said in a statement on Monday (Nov 20). Toshiba is to issue the new shares at ¥262.8 per share, a 10-percent discount to Friday's closing price of ¥292.

Finance AAA expects 50 million Americans to travel over Thanksgiving
Author: 0 AAA expects 50 million Americans to travel over Thanksgiving

Vicky Evans, AAA's assistant vice president of travel sales development, noted, "Thanksgiving kicks off the start of what will likely become the busiest holiday season in more than a decade". According to AAA's Leisure Travel Index, travelers taking to the skies will pay the lowest average in five years for a round-trip flight for the top 40 domestic routes.

Finance Hess Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:HESM) Raised to
Author: 0 Hess Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:HESM) Raised to "Sell" at BidaskClub

Zacks Investment Research cut Hess Midstream Partners from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 27th. Therefore 82% are positive. Tradewinds Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $873.60 billion market cap company.

Finance Quasiment 1 000 km d'autonomie — Tesla Roadster
Author: 0 Quasiment 1 000 km d'autonomie — Tesla Roadster

Reste à savoir s'il trouvera sa clientèle. C'est là qu'on réalise qu'Elon Musk , le charismatique patron de Tesla , n'a jamais conversé avec un responsable de flotte de poids lourd. Selon Elon Musk , le camion électrique ne sera pas moins révolutionnaire, affirmant qu'il pourra parcourir 800 km avec une charge unique, plus que ce que de nombreux analystes avaient prévu et suffisamment pour être utilisé sur de nombreux parcours de transport en camion typiques.

Author: 0 Investors Buy Shares of JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) on Weakness

FMR LLC boosted its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co.by 19.4% in the fourth quarter. The stock increased 0.86% or $0.11 on November 17, reaching $12.45. Wespac Advsrs Lc has 0.45% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. Clover Partners L.P. owns 821,855 shares or 4.52% of their USA portfolio. Finally, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main purchased a new stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Finance Cambodian court charges two US-linked journalists with espionage
Author: 0 Cambodian court charges two US-linked journalists with espionage

Radio Free Asia's Phnom Penh bureau closed its office in September, citing "intimidation" and threats that it was violating tax and registration regulations. The court "decides to dissolve the CNRP and ban 118 leaders... from politics for five years starting from the date of the verdict", said Judge Dith Munty, who is himself a member of Hun Sen's ruling CPP party.

Finance Financial expert offers Black Friday Survival Guide
Author: 0 Financial expert offers Black Friday Survival Guide

Department stores and discount stores were the second and third most cited destinations respectively. "Sometimes they're not advertised, and if you don't ask, the salesperson isn't necessarily obligated to bring them up - which would be a huge miss given the deals we're expecting to see this holiday season".