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  • Service dog set to board plane goes into labour at airport
Service dog set to board plane goes into labour at airport

The puppies' father, a yellow lab named Nugget who is also a service dog, was also at the airport at the time of the birth. The puppies were delivered by Tampa Fire Rescue , who chronicled the entire delivery on Twitter . They were aware that Ellie was pregnant, but didn't realize how far along she was. (Tampa Fire & Rescue/ Twitter) The adorab...

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  • Petrol prices are rising every day at supermarkets, says RAC
Petrol prices are rising every day at supermarkets, says RAC

In Kolkata petrol price was at Rs 80.91, while in Chennai it was Rs 81.26. Market observers told The Hitavada that increased fuel price have started showing impact on many commodities. During the day, it tanked 11.44 per cent to Rs 155.45. Subsequently, the revenue collected will be used to pay retail majors like Indian Oil Corporation ( ...

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  • PayPal snaps up Swedish rival iZettle for this much
PayPal snaps up Swedish rival iZettle for this much

The Stockholm-based company had been aiming to achieve a valuation of $1.1bn, but was presented with double that amount by PayPal . IZettle sells card readers that connect to smartphones or tablets, helping small companies to avoid some of the prohibitive costs associated with taking card payments.

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  • Trump discloses payment to attorney who paid off porn star
Trump discloses payment to attorney who paid off porn star

The unnamed whistleblower, who reportedly spent a career in law enforcement, told New Yorker reporter Ronan Farrow he grew anxious when he was unable to find two SARs on attorney Michael Cohen's financial dealings in the database. Cohen is under investigation by the FBI, which raided his home and office last month and seized documents that incl...

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  • Flood warning, watches in Racine County
Flood warning, watches in Racine County

Additional rounds of showers and storms are expected through Tuesday morning. Flash flooding can not be ruled out, but the primary concern is flooding of small streams and low-lying areas, according to the weather service alert. for counties north of D.C. and along the Maryland and Pennsylvania line. As of 10:30 p.m., the weather service said h...

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  • Margot Kidder, Lois Lane of the Superman franchise, has died
Margot Kidder, Lois Lane of the Superman franchise, has died

She was later placed in psychiatric care. "You've reached the goal, the thing that you said you wanted ... but also, it makes your life incredibly public", said Annie Kidder , who is based in Toronto. She also appears alongside Christopher Reeve in one of the most famous scenes in cinema history. In recent years though Kidder has been able...

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  • Kia confirms 48-volt mild hybrid Sportage is coming
Kia confirms 48-volt mild hybrid Sportage is coming

The battery recovers energy from the diesel engine's crankshaft when the vehicle is decelerating or driving downhill. The Korean automaker confirmed a new diesel mild-hybrid powertrain , which will debut in the Sportage later this year, followed by the third-gen Ceed in 2019.

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  • Tesla Bull Turns Bearish As Clouds Over Elon Musk Continue To Darken
Tesla Bull Turns Bearish As Clouds Over Elon Musk Continue To Darken

Tesla has shut down its production line twice before. It is our view that the challenges in ramping up Model 3 production reflect fundamental issues of vehicle design, manufacturing process, and automation levels that can weigh against the profitability of the vehicle.

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  • Russia, Iran discuss nuclear deal after United States withdrawal
Russia, Iran discuss nuclear deal after United States withdrawal

Several Irish firms began trading with Iran , the Middle East's second-largest economy, in the wake of the 2015 deal to control Tehran's nuclear ambitions, which led to the lifting of long-standing global sanctions and the resumption of formal trade ties with several European countries.

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  • Starbucks joins Amazon, lambasting Seattle's new head tax on top-grossing companies
Starbucks joins Amazon, lambasting Seattle's new head tax on top-grossing companies

Seattle declared a civil state of emergency over homelessness in late 2015. González said she was pleased to have the support of nearly every councilmember - Sawant did not support the amendment, but ended up voting in favor of the tax - but disappointed she couldn't find support for more.

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  • Trump pledges to get ZTE back in business
Trump pledges to get ZTE back in business

Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE has been offered a lifeline after Donald Trump asked the US Commerce Department to help the company ZTE "get back into business, fast". "This egregious behaviour can not be ignored". "Imagine how the United States would feel if China had the power to crush one of our major corporations and make it go out ...

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  • European Union guarantees may help preserve Iranian nuclear deal - Rouhani
European Union guarantees may help preserve Iranian nuclear deal - Rouhani

Iran had been able to safeguard its oil industry against such threats over the past few years, Zangeneh was quoted as saying by Xinhua news agency. US officials in announcing the renewed sanctions said they expected USA allies in the oil-rich Persian Gulf region to make up Iran's shortfall in production, in a move they said would soften the impa...

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  • Ford halts production of F-150s
Ford halts production of F-150s

The news comes as Ford becomes even more reliant on its popular F-Series trucks . F-Series pickups generate most of Ford's profits and Morgan Stanley recently estimated the value of the franchise as greater than that of the entire company.

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  • California Authority Says State's New Homes Must Be Solar Powered
California Authority Says State's New Homes Must Be Solar Powered

Currently, only 15 to 20 percent of new single-family homes built in California come installed with solar panels . The Golden State is one step closer to becoming The Solar State. Luminalt solar installers Pam Quan (L) and Walter Morales (R) install solar panels on the roof of a home on May 9, 2018 in San Francisco, California .

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  • Sensex ends flat, up 8 points at 35216; Nifty above 10700
Sensex ends flat, up 8 points at 35216; Nifty above 10700

Global crude oil prices hovered above the $75 per barrel mark on uncertainties over the United States re-imposing sanctions on Iran , fanning fears of a supply disruption. The 30 share index gained 180.73 points (0.51 percent) to 35388.87. Overseas, Asian markets were trading higher following firm leads from Wall Street overnight.

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  • Comcast Considering Hostile Offer for 21st Century Fox Assets
Comcast Considering Hostile Offer for 21st Century Fox Assets

However, that deal may soon be off the table, as Comcast has started a bidding war not only for the acquisition of the Britain based satellite group Sky , but reportedly began discussions to find a way to beat Disney to the punch in acquiring Fox.

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  • Tyler Winklevoss tells Bill Gates how to short Bit Coin
Tyler Winklevoss tells Bill Gates how to short Bit Coin

He said: "As a class of asset, you aren't producing anything so you should not just expect it to go up". So Buffett says anyone buying bitcoin is betting that someone else will pay more for it later. Bill Gates is not the first important figure that talks negatively about cryptocurrencies in general. Bill Gates has a strong opposition to bitc...

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