Lawmakers of Missouri Fail to Help Uber, Lyft Grow in the State

Lawmakers of Missouri Fail to Help Uber, Lyft Grow in the State

Ride hailing services like Uber and Lyft face another stumbling block in Missouri this year, as lawmakers failed to make things easier for the ride sharing services in this legislative session.

Marc Edwards, a Virginia Professor Preparing Data to Show Flint’s Water Condition is Improving

Marc Edwards, a Virginia Professor Preparing Data to Show Flint’s Water Condition is Improving

The water supply in Flint is getting better, at least that's what Marc Edwards, a Virginia professor who helped discover the lead contamination in drinking water in the city says. He is preparing data which once released will show that Flint's water condition is improving.

Man charged with negligence over Alpine bus crash is named

Man charged with negligence over Alpine bus crash is named

An engineer, who was charged with injuring by unlawful act over his alleged work on a tourist bus involved in a crash in the Southern Alps on New Year's Eve, is James Henry Coakley.

Police looking for man in Coromandel after shots fired at a house bus

Police looking for man in Coromandel after shots fired at a house bus

The police officials in the city of Coromandel have said that they are looking for a manafter fires were shot at a house bus on the property.

US Private Equity Firm Blackstone Invests $200 Million in Partners Life

US Private Equity Firm Blackstone Invests $200 Million in Partners Life

Partners Life, the life insurer based in Auckland announced that US private equity firm Blackstone is investing $200 million in the company and will hold lesser than fifty percent with "a significant minority shareholding". However the specific level of holding was not disclosed.

Greenpeace Criticizes Contracting Onboard Monitoring Cameras and Analysis to Trident

Greenpeace Criticizes Contracting Onboard Monitoring Cameras and Analysis to Trident

Should a commercial fishing company be made responsible for monitoring what goes on board the commercial fishing vessels? Greenpeace leader Russel Norman says, it is like "the fox guarding the henhouses".

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Baidu Trims Sales Outlook for the Second Quarter, Shares Slip

Shares of Baidu dropped five percent during the after-hours trading to $154.99 following the cuts in the company's second-quarter revenue estimates.

Crude Oil Futures Drop with Growing Concerns Regarding Global Growth and Brexit

On Tuesday, Crude oil futures dropped during early Asian trading hours with investor ignoring signs of tension in the market focusing more on concerns and sudden declines in stocks on worries of ap

Will Greater Restrictions on Payday Loans Help the Ten Million Americans Who Want Them?

Barring those who actually use payday loans everyone else seems to hate them because of their extremely high rate of interest.

Residents and Businesses of Tornado Struck Areas can Avails Low Interest Loans

A tornado devastated areas of Virginia, Louisiana and Mississippi in February. The governor's office announced that U. S.

Tesla Motor’s Model S Suspension Related Issues Draws some Negative Remarks

Tesla Motors is facing the heat over its suspension problem related issues in its Model S as the media obsession with the company turned out to be a double-edged sword.

Vantage Airport Group Ltd could Attract more Deals for Overhauling U.S Airports

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In the highly competitive markets and changing preferences of customers, once highflying companies often find it difficult to hold on to their high valuations.  One Kings Lane Inc. is a good example of such a case. The on online furnishing retailer which was once valued almost $1 billion a couple of years back was bought by Bed Bath & Beyond Inc for a small part of that price.  On Tuesday, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. said it acquired the website without disclosing the amount and the terms of the transaction. The

In the highly competitive markets and changing preferences of customers, once highflying companies often find it difficult to hold on to their high valuations.

The Meal Kit Craze is on; Martha & Marley Spoon Joins the Crowd to make Cooking Less Painful

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Trucker driver on trial for accident that killed cyclist, had blind spots

A truck driver, who is on trial for an accident that killed Taiwanese cycle tourist Ming-Chih Hsieh in Hornby on 29 September, 2014, had significant blind spots as he truned his

Three Yacht crew members saved 500km off New Zealand

A container ship sailing around 500km north of New Zealand were able to save two men and a womanfrom the battered yacht Platino.

BBB Releases Tips for Donors to Make Sure Donations are Used Appropriately

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Solar Plus Probe to Launch by July 2018: NASA

The U.S. Space agency NASA has announced a solar probe that will gather interesting information for scientists to help them predict any major solar events and its impact on our planet.

Popular Bargains Website Bargain Spot Announces New Zealand Portal

Australian shopping discounts and bargain hunting website is bringing its services to customers in New Zealand.

Elon Musk Offers More Information on Tunnels Project for Solving Traffic Congestion

Billionaire investor and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has been talking about solving Los Angeles traffic problems by digging tunnels.

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