City Mayor Says Kansas City is Ready to go “Smart”

City Mayor Says Kansas City is Ready to go “Smart”

The seven finalists out of seventy eight applications for the desired $40-million federal transportation grant are Kansas City, Denver, Pittsburg, Columbus, Austin, Portland, San Francisco. On Thursday, the mayors of these cities made presentations to Foxx in Washington.

Power Outage at Carowinds Lead to Riders Getting Stuck on Rides

Power Outage at Carowinds Lead to Riders Getting Stuck on Rides

Enjoying rides at amusement parks can be enjoyable but getting stuck due to power outage is a different story.

Shares of Restoration Hardware Holding Inc Drop with Weak Quarterly Results and Full Year Guidance

Shares of Restoration Hardware Holding Inc Drop with Weak Quarterly Results and Full Year Guidance

Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc's shares dropped on Wednesday during the after-hours trading. The company based in Corte Madera, California, failed to meet expectations as it reported its quarterly results.

Environmental Protection Agency has a Clean-Up Plan for Portland Harbor

Environmental Protection Agency has a Clean-Up Plan for Portland Harbor

On Wednesday, after a long wait finally the federal government released its plans for cleaning up the soil in Lower Willamette River which has been contaminated with cancer-causing substances from years of industrialization.

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc Agrees to Pay $3 Million to Settle Charges of Inappropriate ETF Sales

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc Agrees to Pay $3 Million to Settle Charges of Inappropriate ETF Sales

Without admitting or denying any wrongdoing, Oppenheimer & Co agreed to pay almost $3 million as fines and restitution for settling federal charges that it sold risky exchange-traded funds incorrectly to elderly customers who are mostly averse to risks and also to other retail investors.

Genentec, OSI Pharma Owe $67Million as False Claim Settlement for Lung Cancer Treatment Tarceva

Genentec, OSI Pharma Owe $67Million as False Claim Settlement for Lung Cancer Treatment Tarceva

South San Francisco based Genentech and OSI Pharmaceuticals based in Farmingdale, New York owe $67 million as a part of federal court settlement related to allegations over misleading claims which the companies made regarding a drug used for treating cancer.

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

Life is becoming busier than ever and the food companies are making food preparation easier by the day.

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 vehicle on an inter

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

When tragedies like Orlando shooting incident happens, the world rushes to render support to the victims and their families.

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.

Reed Hastings Condemns President Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings presented his point against the executive order passed by President Trump to ban entry of people from seven Muslim-dominated countries.

Firefighters dose fire in TeAtatu South suburb of Auckland

The fire service in Auckland said that firemen dosed a fire on McLeod Road in the suburb of TeAtatu South in Auckland.

Experts call for review of manslaughter law in New Zealand

Legal experts in New Zealand have urged the authorities to review the country's manslaughter law after widespread outrage over recent cases involving killers pleading guilty to

Twitter Invests in Global Online Audio Distribution Platform SoundCloud

Reportedly Twitter has invested in Germany based SoundCloud, which is a global online audio distribution platform and allows the users to record, share, upload, and promote orig

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

Vancouver based, Canadian developer, Vantage Airport Group Ltd., which has given a makeover to airports starting from Chile to New Zealand is also working towards overhauling th

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.

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SsangYong announces new vehicles plan for next five years

During a recent presentation to Australian journalists in South Korea, automaker SsangYong shared some pertinent information about its plans for the vehicles it intends to launch in the period betw

Electric Vehicles could lead to massive job losses: UAW

The Union of Auto Workers (UAW) has warned that the increasing adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in the US could have a devastating effect on the jobs in the country.

Tesla Received over 7,000 orders last week: Elon Musk

According to a recent disclosure by Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, the automaker received new orders for more than 7,000 electric vehicles last week.

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