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Toyota reports lower quarterly profit on lower sales, yen
- February 06, 2017

Since then, the companies, have shared with each other their challenges and have been discussing areas of collaboration in a manner that ensures fair and free competition. " Toyota looks forward to learning much", he said. I want to express my heartfelt appreciation. Shares in Toyota closed up 0.7 percent in Tokyo while Suzuki stock ended up 0.4 percent. (more...)
Thieves Steal $3.7 Million Engines From Jaguar Land Rover UK Plant Thieves Steal $3.7 Million Engines From Jaguar Land Rover UK Plant
- February 06, 2017

In an official announcement, Jaguar Land Rover remarked, "We can confirm that we are working closely with West Midlands Police to investigate the theft of engines from the Solihull manufacturing plant". That lorry was in and out of the plant in six minutes. As if that weren't brazen enough, they came back two hours later and did it again. After hooking the trailer to the truck, the driver reappeared at the security gate and showed paperwork to the guard, who let the vehicle leave the ... (more...)
LG Watch Sport appears on Geekbench LG Watch Sport appears on Geekbench
- February 06, 2017

Although previous reports suggested the new OS will be unveiled on February 9, it looks like Google has chose to change the Android Wear 2.0 release date. According to rumor upcoming smarwatches will boast a stainless steel build, circular, OLED displays and come with better certification for water ad dust resistance and robust design. (more...)
Super Bowl commercials 2017: Watch Sunday's best throughout the day Super Bowl commercials 2017: Watch Sunday's best throughout the day
- February 06, 2017

This year, advertisers are making sure they get the most bang for their buck by marketing those advertisements well before game day. "And how do you do something really clever and unique in short time that hasn't already been done?" Will Super Bowl viewers see as many Super Bowl ads as they possibly can? From Budweiser to Snickers to Wix.com, take a look and preview some of the commercials you will see in primetime as the New England Patriots face off against the Atlanta Falcons at ... (more...)
Super Bowl Halftime Show with Lady Gaga Super Bowl Halftime Show with Lady Gaga
- February 06, 2017

When Gaga debuted in 2008, her sound was a mix of electronic, dance and pop sounds, including the hits " Poker Face " and " Just Dance ". "I believe in the spirit of equality and the spirit of this country as one of love and compassion and kindness", she said. (more...)
Audi Super Bowl ad tugs at dad's heartstrings
- February 06, 2017

Now, if only I made as much as a man, so I could actually afford an Audi ... Women have a lower presence in the luxury auto segment, a fact apparently reflecting lower income levels. She has also been part of a push in the ad world, dubbed "Free the Bid", to ensure that more women have the chance to get work on commercials. "It goes without saying that we should be blind to gender and race", McArdle said in a statement, according to AdAge . (more...)
Sudden cliff collapse highlights danger of Kilauea's volatile lava flow Sudden cliff collapse highlights danger of Kilauea's volatile lava flow
- February 06, 2017

That ended today with the collapse of a large sea cliff. As the Kilauea volcano erupts, it sends red hot molten lava into the ocean, leading to visible changes on the site. This week, KHON2 has been reporting about the dangers of getting too close to the lava flow, because of a growing crack in the sea cliff. HVO differs from other USGS volcano observatories in that it also is the authoritative source of quake information in Hawaii. (more...)
United States judge asks Google to hand over foreign emails to Federal Bureau of Investigation
- February 05, 2017

The order came from Philadelphia's US Magistrate Judge Thomas Rueter, who ruled that transferring the emails to the US for Federal Bureau of Investigation review did not technically count as seizure of foreign information. "It is overdue for a congressional revision that would continue to protect privacy but would more effectively balance concerns of worldwide comity with law enforcement needs and service provider obligations in the global context in which this case arose". (more...)
Lynch, Dawkins, Boselli finish inside top 10 in Hall voting
- February 05, 2017

Broncos' Terrell Davis was another fringe candidate who's longevity seems to have been a factor behind his exclusion from Canton. The yards from scrimmage statistic is instructive because of his receiving ability. Like Terrell Davis , he had a tremendously successful, albeit abbreviated career. But all of those other players needed at least 110 games to reach that milestone; Davis did it in just 86 games. (more...)
More than 200 protest Trump's immigration policies in Galleria area
- February 05, 2017

There are good grounds for believing that they are illegal and his firing of acting Attorney General Sally Yates for instructing officials to not comply with his executive order adds fuel to this fire. His most provocative move, however, was the ban on travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries which triggered protests and lawsuits across the country. (more...)
Ice Volcanoes Could Hold Clues To Planet Habitability
- February 05, 2017

Scientists think they've spotted these mounds of icy rock-called cryovolcanoes-on many moons, such as Triton, Europa, Titan, and demoted planet Pluto (sorry, Pluto). It's possible that if we live in outer space and other planets in the future, we may need to mine Ceres and other icy worlds for water. The next step is seek out landforms that might reveal the flattened remains of ancient cryovolcanoes that have completely succumbed to viscous relaxation, in turn revealing a fascinating ... (more...)
Super Bowl Firsts That Made History And Changed The Big Game Super Bowl Firsts That Made History And Changed The Big Game
- February 05, 2017

That's where we found quite a few fans from western MA, who traveled across the country to see the Big Game. Part of what has driven the rise in prices is relatively low inventory for the game between the Patriots and Falcons in Houston . (more...)
Clashes over 'abuse of power' law in Romania Clashes over 'abuse of power' law in Romania
- February 05, 2017

The government said that this will reduce prison overcrowding but critics say that the main beneficiaries will be the many officials and politicians ensnared in a major anti-corruption drive of recent years. Victor Ciorbea, who had previously supported the government's edict, said that he would tell the constitutional court that the measure risked "taking out of the reach of criminal law nearly all the public administration". (more...)
Legality of Ban on Muslim Travel Questioned Legality of Ban on Muslim Travel Questioned
- February 05, 2017

The Canadian prime minister issued a statement condemning the ban and offering temporary emergency refuge to those that the United States was turning away. But the order seems to affect the tens of thousands of people who were issued visas by the United States from those seven countries. During his campaign, Trump called for a ban on admitting Muslims. (more...)
Trump picks his Supreme Court nominee: Neil Gorsuch Trump picks his Supreme Court nominee: Neil Gorsuch
- February 05, 2017

The Colorado native faces a potentially contentious confirmation battle in the US Senate after Republicans past year refused to consider Democratic President Barack Obama's nominee to fill the vacancy caused by the February 2016 death of conservative justice Antonin Scalia. (more...)
Union Budget 2017-18 led to over 700000-related posts on Twitter Union Budget 2017-18 led to over 700000-related posts on Twitter
- February 05, 2017

Sawhney of Renault said, "One of the focal decisions that the automotive sector was looking forward to from this budget was the GST roll-out, and how different vehicle categories will be taxed ". The government has also proposed to phase out tax benefits up to Rs 25,000 on stock market investment under Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme (RGESS). (more...)
Scientists found a lost submerged continent under Mauritius
- February 05, 2017

Researchers may have found the lost continent of Mauritia under the Indian Ocean. "This breakup did not involve a simple splitting of the ancient super-continent of Gondwana ", says Ashwal, but "a complex splintering took place with fragments of continental crust of variable sizes left adrift within the evolving Indian Ocean basin". (more...)
Japan alliance 'cornerstone' of stability: Mattis Japan alliance 'cornerstone' of stability: Mattis
- February 04, 2017

On Friday, Mattis told Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that Washington is committed to defending Japan from common threats such as North Korea. Not only is China opposed to the alliance-based security structure, which it perceives as an external threat, but it also objects to plans put forward by the US and South Korea to deploy THAAD and USA involvement in regional territorial disputes. (more...)
Democrats Boycott Committee Vote on Trump's EPA Pick Scott Pruitt
- February 04, 2017

Republicans then one-by-one voted to approve of Trump's choice to be the leading United States environmental regulator, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt. "The leadership of the minority chose to do a blanket boycott ..." In fact, during his recent confirmation hearing he claimed that human impact on climate change was a matter of "continuing debate". (more...)
Homeland Security Suspends Immigration Ban as Trump Blasts Judge's Order
- February 04, 2017

Special Immigrant Visa holders of these seven countries may board US-bound planes, and apply for and receive a national interest exception to the pause upon arrival, the Department of Homeland Security said. refugee programme, and an indefinite bar against admitting Syrian refugees. Brinkema said she would not hold government employees in contempt for how they handled travelers from seven banned countries over the weekend because she didn't have enough evidence to make that call. (more...)

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