• Powerball Jackpot Expected To Hit $495 Million
Powerball Jackpot Expected To Hit $495 Million

The next drawing is Saturday night. The jackpot prize will be shared among winners in all POWERBALL states. There have been 22 consecutive drawings without a victor since a ticket sold in NY matched all six numbers in the $294 million Powerball jackpot drawing on December 26.

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  • European Union regulators fine Google €1.49 billion for blocking rival online search advertisers
European Union regulators fine Google €1.49 billion for blocking rival online search advertisers

The fine is for Google's activities in relation to AdSense between 2006 and 2016. In 2009, it is claimed the company began replacing these clauses with new requirements for publishers to reserve the most profitable space on their search results pages for Google's adverts.

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  • Slower US growth means no rate rise for 2019, says Fed
Slower US growth means no rate rise for 2019, says Fed

The Fed's outlook for rates, economic projections and balance sheet policy are "all more dovish than expectations", said TD Securities economist Michael Hanson. It said: "Recent indicators point to slower growth of household spending and business fixed investment in the first quarter". As we highlighted in our last note, the Federal Reserve is...

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  • With no victor, Powerball jackpot soars to $550 million
With no victor, Powerball jackpot soars to $550 million

Those tickets were sold in New Jersey , North Dakota and Pennsylvania . Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot is $45 million after no one matched Friday's numbers of 3-29-56-62-64 Mega Ball 4 Megaplier 3x. "Spring is rolling in and the Powerball jackpot is growing", said David Barden, Powerball Product Group Chairman and New Mexico Lottery CE...

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  • Roundup weed killer a big factor in US man's cancer, jury finds
Roundup weed killer a big factor in US man's cancer, jury finds

Monsanto was initially ordered to pay $289m to Johnson, who has two young sons and in the end stages of his cancer, before the damages were reduced to $78.5m. Under Chhabria's order, the second phase would only take place if the jury found Roundup to be a substantial factor in causing Hardeman's non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

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  • Musk defense
Musk defense "borders on the ridiculous", SEC tells court

The regulatory body ends the filing by asking the presiding judge to find Musk in contempt of the court order and forego a hearing, as there appears to be no dispute of material fact between Musk and the SEC. This is the latest development in an ongoing dispute between Musk and the SEC. Also on Monday, a lawyer for Musk responded to the SEC's ...

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  • Indian Jet pilots threaten to stop flying from April 1
Indian Jet pilots threaten to stop flying from April 1

However, as the civil aviation minister decided that the secretary will hold a meeting to discuss issues of advance bookings, cancellations, refunds, safety issues and grounding of flights by Jet Airways on Tuesday, the DGCA made a decision to cancel its meeting with airlines.

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  • Fisker teases Tesla Model Y competitor
Fisker teases Tesla Model Y competitor

The sculpted SUV will be offered with all-wheel drive with two electric motors, one in the front and one at the rear. Taking on the Tesla Model Y , when it goes on sale in a few years time, the as-yet-unnamed SUV promises cutting-edge technology along with around 300 miles of zero-emissions range, though we still have plenty of questions.

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  • Brother Mukesh Ambani steps in to spare Anil jail stay
Brother Mukesh Ambani steps in to spare Anil jail stay

The court had ordered Ambani and two RCom directors to pay Ericsson 4.5 billion rupees within four weeks or face a three-month jail term for contempt of court. As regulatory hurdles delayed the completion of his biggest deal, creditors such as Ericsson began tightening the noose and demanded past dues. Jio refused to make a commitment t...

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  • Trump to GM: Reopen Ohio plant, close one in Mexico or China
Trump to GM: Reopen Ohio plant, close one in Mexico or China

More than 3,300 hourly workers were laid off indefinitely, representing about 7 percent of GM's hourly US employees. Earlier in November, General Motors announced plans to cut 15,000 jobs and close manufacturing plants in Lordstown, plants in MI, and Ontario, Canada.

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  • Crude Oil Weekly Price Forecast - Crude markets break out
Crude Oil Weekly Price Forecast - Crude markets break out

International Brent crude oil futures were at $67.61 a barrel at 0054 GMT, up 6 cents, or 0.1 percent, from their last close. West Texas Intermediate settled down 9 cents at $58.52 per barrel, and Brent settled down 7 cents at $67.16 per barrel.

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  • Tesla increases the prices of their vehicle to keep their stores open
Tesla increases the prices of their vehicle to keep their stores open

Because time is money, too, and EV owners don't want to waste it charging their vehicle, Tesla recently unveiled V3 Supercharging, the next step in the growth of its Supercharger network. The move is created to increase Tesla's vehicle transportation capacity and cut delivery times. The Shanghai Gigafactory is expected to produce five hundred t...

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  • $29M Penalty for Johnson & Johnson in Cancer Lawsuit
$29M Penalty for Johnson & Johnson in Cancer Lawsuit

In December, the New York Times reported that for years, Johnson & Johnson executives anxious that their talc-based products would one day be linked to asbestos. Still, a corporate website has its own agenda, and juries didn't believe Johnson & Johnson's science in multiple verdicts across the country. Talc is a soft mineral that is often fou...

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  • Happy Pi Day! Where to get pizza, pie deals
Happy Pi Day! Where to get pizza, pie deals

Biggby Coffee: The Apple Pie latte is returning and will be $3.14. If you retweet Bojangles' account and answer a Pi Day-themed trivia question correctly, you can win a $10 Bojangles gift card. For this special day, enjoy Pi to your brain's (or tummy's) desire. The personal portion of caramel apple pie is made with fresh apples, handmade c...

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  • Amid turmoil, Facebook chief product officer quits
Amid turmoil, Facebook chief product officer quits

In his latest role as product chief, a position he held for 10 months, Cox led strategy for the company's family of apps. Cox joined Facebook in 2005 and is largely responsible for the News Feed, one of Facebook's foundational features. It isn't clear what future plans the executives have. In his own Facebook post Thursday, he said the company ...

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  • Tesla unveils its Model Y crossover
Tesla unveils its Model Y crossover

Musk said more detailed specs and pricing will be available at the Thursday reveal event. The event was streamed live online, which meant that we all got to have a front row seat to Elon Musk's dumb sex jokes that were sprinkled among a retrospective on each Tesla model to date.

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  • 9m Entire Boeing 737 Max aircraft fleet grounded
9m Entire Boeing 737 Max aircraft fleet grounded

This was a second deadly incident involving the relatively new Boeing model in five months . In October, Lion Air Flight 610 crashed in Indonesia 10 minutes after take-off, killing 189 people. The Ethiopia Airlines and Lion Air flights both used 737 Max-8 aircraft. Norwegian Airlines and United Airlines used the plane regularly, but only once ...

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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks close higher on Wall Street
Markets Right Now: Stocks close higher on Wall Street

Apple and UnitedHealth each rose 1.1 percent. "The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a price-weighted average, and it just so happens that Boeing is its highest-priced component, which means it is going to have some outsized influence on its performance", he wrote.

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  • OPEC builds case for keeping supply cuts
OPEC builds case for keeping supply cuts

Iraq is committed to OPEC oil output cuts. US West Texas Intermediate rough futures were $ 57.89 per barrel, an increase of $ 1.02, or 1.79 percent, compared to the previous settlement price. Crude inventories dropped by 3.9 million barrels in the last week, to 449.07 million barrels, compared with analyst expectations for an increase of 2.7 millio...

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  • Facebook struggles into day two of global outage
Facebook struggles into day two of global outage

In addition to looking at the data deals, the probes focus on disclosures that the company shared the user data of 87 million people with Cambridge Analytica, a British consulting firm that worked with US President Donald Trump's campaign. The outages started midday on Wednesday. Telegram's founder and CEO Pavel Durov announced the massive upti...

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