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by | May 27, 2017 | 00:28

A hundred trillion dollars? Congress has been adding tens of billions of dollars annually to pay for crumbling roads because gas tax revenue is not keeping up with fix needs. The Trump administration has touted its tax plan as revenue-neutral because of the economic growth it says would result from more money in Americans' pockets.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:20

She said Google is looking to hire AI engineers in China to add to the more than 500 staff in Beijing and Shanghai . Officials promptly accused the company of violating agreements made before entering the market. And the first 100 moves were the best anyone had ever played against AlphaGo's master version. This week's series in the eastern Chinese city of Wuzhen has been closely watched by futurists and Go fans curious over whether AlphaGo could beat the world's best, after ...

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:24

The threat of Dhoni looms the largest over Mumbai who were undone by his power-hitting in Qualifier 1. This is Mumbai's fourth final and Pune's maiden appearance in the summit clash. The Hyderabad track has been two-paced so far this season and if another slow wicket is on offer, spinners are likely to play a crucial role. Hardik Pandya has the highest number of runs scored in an over, 28, in the tournament.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:22

As of the end of the Obama administration, the full climate action plan had yet to be fully rolled out. Mr. Trump originally promised a decision before the G-7 meeting , but the timetable was pushed back amid continued debate inside the White House.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:11

And this report came just a day after The Washington Post reported Trump revealed "highly classified" information to Russia's foreign minister. Optimism over the Trump administration's pro-growth policies had driven a sharp rally in USA stocks since his election in November.

by | May 18, 2017 | 02:49

Climate negotiators return for talks in Bonn on Tuesday under the cloud of Donald Trump's threats to pull America from the hard-fought Paris Agreement, as the president prepares to hold a special meeting to discuss USA participation. President Donald Trump vowed during his lengthy run for the White House to cancel US involvement in the accord reached by 196 nations, but since assuming power has wavered.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:27

This ransomware is called "WannaCry". "That is a huge concern right now", said Darien Huss, a senior security research engineer at Proofpoint who was among the researchers who helped disable the virus, called "WannaCry", told ABC News today.

by | May 16, 2017 | 16:09

To maintain the standard of continuous coverage, a person could not let their insurance lapse for more than 63 days, and insurance obtained through an employer, COBRA, Medicare, Medicaid, or the individual market satisfies the requirement.

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:49

On average, equities analysts expect that Snap will post ($0.51) EPS for the current fiscal year. The company's shares fell more than 20% in after-hours trading in NY. J.P. Morgan expected Snap's first-quarter DAUs to grow to 169 million, while Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co Inc pegged it at 173 million. If the company wants to expand its user base, it will have to broaden its reach to include older people.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:51

Although only two of the four possible tile styles are being made available at this point. People can now order the smooth black glass shingles and the textured glass shingles for their Solar Roof . Interested parties can place an order for a solar roof with a down payment of $1310. Latest reports suggest that Tesla solar roofs can now be pre-ordered in Australia.

by | May 11, 2017 | 21:44

In the United States, U.S. crude stockpiles posted their biggest one-week drawdown since December last week as imports dropped sharply, while inventories of refined products also fell. Aramco and other producers typically issue monthly notices to refineries and other buyers with contracted supplies outlining their intended allocations to each customer.

by | May 10, 2017 | 13:01

And that's because the Affordable Care Act existed. There has been quite a bit of activity this spring, both at the state and federal level, concerning health care reform. These people have increasingly found themselves facing ever escalating premiums and dwindling choices, and this group has received surprisingly little attention in this debate - but they are important stakeholders in what occurs.

by | May 10, 2017 | 12:16

In 2009, the Penguins beat the Capitals , 6-2, in Game 7 of an Eastern Conference semifinal at Washington . "This is the first time this series Pittsburgh has their back against the wall as well", Trotz said. "If we keep just pounding pucks. he's going to get exhausted". There was a sequence in the second period that they couldn't clear their own zone for awhile and the Capitals just kept buzzing.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:10

But the instinctive public reactions are that President Trump - and corporations - will get tax breaks from it. Candidate Trump promised not to touch the large entitlement programs of Medicaid and Social Security, which takes a large part of the necessary spending reform off the table.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:04

Oshie (77), John Ca. “Thats just what we need in these tight games, ” said Andre Burakovsky, who scored the tying goal in the first period and had another good game after replacing Ovechkin as the top-line left winger. The Capitals were able to avoid elimination on Saturday, but doing it again on the road against a team has experienced and talented as the Pittsburgh Penguins is asking too much.

by | May 08, 2017 | 09:57

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $46.85 per barrel, up 63 cents, or 1.36 percent. Oil slumped to a five-month low of $43.76 a barrel in NY on Friday and traded at $46.18 at 10:27 a.m. "It is now-or-never for oil bulls", said United States commodity analysis firm The Schork Report . America will drive and decide the future crude oil market.

by | May 02, 2017 | 16:15

In fact, 44 percent of all USA households pay no federal income tax, though most pay other taxes. Some Republicans, particularly in high-tax states, expressed concern about the proposed repeal of certain existing provisions. Even large, profitable corporations paid an average federal rate of only 14 percent - and Boeing, Verizon, General Electric and Priceline paid no federal income tax over a five-year period, according to Citizens for Tax Justice.

by | April 30, 2017 | 03:22

Jones, 20, was available to become the Eagles' second-round pick only because he tore his left Achilles tendon at his pro day in March, a significant injury that sank his draft stock and put part - or maybe all - of his 2017 season in doubt.

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:40

It is perhaps the most complicated and uncompetitive business rate in the world. Trump's plan, which has been touted as the largest tax cut in history, would apply sharp tax cuts for individuals and corporate businesses, trimming the number of individual income tax brackets to just three: 10 percent, 25 percent and 35 percent, according to The New York Times .

by | April 28, 2017 | 03:08

If Trump never makes a statement of commitment, Trump supporters never have to confront what they really voted for. In just his first few weeks in office Trump suffered some crippling blows - the federal courts halted his proposed travel ban, and Congress failed to move ahead on health care reform.

by | April 27, 2017 | 16:04

May triggered two years of Brexit negotiations last month , promising to "take control of the things that matter most " to Britons. "We will deliver a better, fairer Britain where prosperity is shared, everyone is rewarded fairly for hard work and where a home to rent or buy is affordable.

by | April 25, 2017 | 14:46

After all, the Blackhawks have won the Stanley Cup three times in the past seven years. For a team that was close to entering the dynasty discussion, having the rug pulled out from under them in the first round is going to cause of a lot of soul searching this offseason.

by | April 25, 2017 | 14:42

Enter a Slovakian start-up AeroMobil that launched its flying auto in 2014 but when it test the vehicle in 2015 it crashed. Autopiloting electric vehicles powered by artificial intelligence, once only seen in fiction, are now in some cities, with a wider penetration only more imminent the longer it stays in traffic.

by | April 22, 2017 | 05:01

The Bulls squeaked into the playoffs through the back door. Also, the Celtics were much better against the spread this year on the road. An overreaction to a pair of wins? After an up and down year, in which the Bulls seemed to play their best against the top teams in the National Basketball Association, yet play down to the bad teams in the National Basketball Association, the Bulls will have to bring their best to upset the Celtics.

by | April 21, 2017 | 00:18

An early ballot, which May wants to hold June 8, will give the prime minister - or her replacement - more time to implement Brexit before another election . "This election is about the future of all of us - the future of our children, the future of social justice, the future of our jobs", he told cheering activists.

by | April 19, 2017 | 10:27

His disappointing performance brought back memories of the series-opening struggles Lowry faced past year, including 3 for 13 efforts against both IN in the first round and Miami IN the second , and a 4 for 14 effort against Cleveland IN Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

by | April 17, 2017 | 11:48

One of them, 69-year-old David Dao, refused to give up his seat. Aviation attorney Thomas Demetrio, who is representing Dao, disagrees. Writing for Forbes , Laura Begley Bloom said that, flying NY to Florida during storms last week, she, her husband and their daughter were bumped three times in total, receiving $1350 a head for the first flight, $1300 for the second, and $1000 for the third.

by | April 15, 2017 | 10:37

The Russian Defense Ministry said that week that the Syrian air force airstrike near Khan Shaykhun hit a terrorist warehouse that stored chemical weapons slated for delivery to Iraq. Mr Rycroft said: "The United Kingdom therefore shares the USA assessment that it is highly likely that the regime was responsible for a sarin attack on Khan Sheikhoun on April 4".

by | April 13, 2017 | 00:05

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, crude futures for May delivery rose 0.17% to $53.17 a barrel, while on London's Intercontinental Exchange, Brent gained 0.21% to $56.10 a barrel. There is an overview of current production levels and factors that will impact on future oil demands in the US. This means that the combined output of non-OPEC producers, which fell to 57.32 mb/d last year, is now likely to recover to 57.89 mb/d this year, which would represent a rise of 580,000 barrels per day, ...

by | April 11, 2017 | 01:01

However a year ago during same quarter Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) reported $0.99 EPS. However, Sloan said that the bank was still reviewing records and some management has been fired in recent months. Since taking that position, Sanger has clawed back tens of millions of dollars in stock awards and compensation due to Stumpf and Tolstedt. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $52.00 price target on shares of Wells Fargo & Co in a report on Wednesday, January 11th.

by | April 10, 2017 | 04:27

With the win, Hamilton has now tied Alain Prost for second-most all-time career podiums, with 106. Hamilton pipped Ferrari's Vettel in Shanghai in a reverse of the opening race in Australia last month to go level with the German at the top of the standings.

by | April 08, 2017 | 02:30

It was barely half the previous month's gain. This time past year, 600 jobs were lost in March, pushing the unemployment rate up to 10.2 per cent in New Brunswick, from 8.9 per cent the month before. Only two days ago the president took to Twitter to post: "JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!" and list the hiring decisions of major U.S. firms since his election.

by | April 07, 2017 | 05:42

These are all very bad deals for the United States, and the consequences would be very real. Falling equities, driven by the Fed's hawkish tone, have supported gold and should prices decisively move above the 200-day moving average, more quantitative money could start coming in, said INTL FCStone analyst Edward Meir.

by | April 07, 2017 | 05:36

Trump had already reaffirmed in February the United States' "one China" policy, which is consistent with the three U.S. The analysts said Asian nations were concerned that U.S. "The clock is very, very quickly running out", the official said. The summit could be upended, however, by a literal explosion. The North conducted two nuclear tests and 24 ballistic missile tests previous year, defying six Security Council sanctions resolutions banning any testing.

by | April 07, 2017 | 05:09

Obama pledged that under the Clean Power Plan for shutting coal-fired power plants and replacing them with solar and wind farms, the United States would cut its emissions by about 26 per cent from 2005 levels by 2025. Cloud Peak Energy Inc. and Peabody Energy Corp. have urged the White House to use the pact to promote "clean coal " technology , according to news reports .