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Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo EV OFFICIALLY going in to production

Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo EV OFFICIALLY going in to production Presentation of the concept model was held in March this year at the motor show in Geneva. The auto will resemble the Mission E Cross Turismo concept revealed earlier this year, which looked nearly exactly like the Mission E (now-Taycan) with a few inches of lift, some body cladding, and a wagon-esque rear hatch. [Full Article...]

Apple's Tim Cook calls for Chinese chip story retraction

Apple's Tim Cook calls for Chinese chip story retraction The report alleged that spies had managed to implant malicious chips into Silicon Valley-bound Supermicro servers while they were being assembled in China. There's a big battle brewing between Apple and Bloomberg ever since the latter published a damning report about the former. The news agency said that 17 sources confirmed "the manipulation of hardware and other elements of the attacks". [Full Article...]

No Mega Millions victor, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

No Mega Millions victor, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion Its jackpot rose on Friday to £360 million ($470m) from £329 million ($430m), with a lump sum value of £205 million ($268.6m). While they didn't win the grand prize, they were fortunate enough to walk home with $1 million. Many hopefuls haven't played before. But when they do, the amount is mind-blowing - as we can see in recent Mega Millions jackpots. "They don't know what to do". [Full Article...]

Mega Millions Prize Climbs To $667M, Nation’s 3rd Largest

Mega Millions Prize Climbs To $667M, Nation’s 3rd Largest Of course, the actual amount you'll win is considerably less than a billion dollars, not just because of taxes and annuities and fine print things. Drawings are every Tuesday and Friday. The Mega Millions is played in 44 states, Washington D.C. and the U.S Virgin Islands. If no one claims tonight's Mega Millions jackpot, the estimated prize for the next drawing on October 19 is about $868 mi... [Full Article...]

China Stocks Rise Most in Two Months as Officials Pledge Support

China Stocks Rise Most in Two Months as Officials Pledge Support The world's second biggest economy grew 6.5% in the third quarter of this year, according to official data published Friday. According to the China Academy for Macroeconomic Research, China could withstand an increase of USA trade tariffs on its goods of up to 25 percent on US$200 billion and suffer only "limited impacts" to its economy. [Full Article...]

Winning numbers for $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot drawn

Winning numbers for $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot drawn Lottery fever gripped people Friday as the $1 billion drawing drew near. The jackpot may be claimed as $1 billion before federal taxes as an annuity paid out over 29 years, or as a cash option of $565 million, according to lottery officials. [Full Article...]

Thousands of Central American migrants stranded on Mexican border

Thousands of Central American migrants stranded on Mexican border CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico: Thousands of US-bound Honduran migrants remained stranded Saturday after spending the night on a border bridge between Guatemala and Mexico where riot police barred their progress. The caravan, which started in the Honduran city of San Pedro Sula on Saturday, split into several groups after entering Guatemala. "We are going to the United States!" he shouted euphoric... [Full Article...]

Cobalt Air ceases operations as financial problems bite

Cobalt Air ceases operations as financial problems bite The Cypriot airline , which operates services from Heathrow , Stansted and Gatwick, said that all flights were being cancelled as of 11.50pm on Wednesday. Cobalt Air Chairman Grigoris Diakos said the airline ceased operations after its backers halted financing and a search for new investors led nowhere. [Full Article...]

Oil dips as USA inventories rise

Oil dips as USA inventories rise Earlier this week, Iran's First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said the country is ready to counter United States sanctions and has already found new partners to buy its oil. West Texas Intermediate for November delivery fell $1.10 to end the session at $68.65 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Already, a million barrels of daily Iranian oil has vanished from the worldwide market... [Full Article...]

Burger King creates 'Nightmare King' for Halloween

Burger King creates 'Nightmare King' for Halloween The restaurant chain is releasing its "Nightmare King" next week. The burger includes a "mix of proteins like bacon, chicken and beef", as well as some oozy cheese . "I remember hearing voices and people walking around talking", one test subject says. Another recalled "aliens attacking" the boat he was on. But just how scientific was that clinical study? But perhaps the real Burger King nig... [Full Article...]

Another Video Streaming Product From Facebook That Attaches To A TV

Another Video Streaming Product From Facebook That Attaches To A TV Facebook also said at the time that the error didn't affect billings. "If you missed it: today it was confirmed that Facebook massively & knowingly inflated its video-view statistics, which had the DIRECT effect of 90% of media orgs firing writers in favor of expensive video producers, who also got fired when it turned out video was worthless https://t.co/WqdAUBIe6L", tweets DC Comics Senior E... [Full Article...]

Finding Netflix expensive? Not anymore as Netflix may become cheaper in India

Finding Netflix expensive? Not anymore as Netflix may become cheaper in India Netflix has $503 highest and $333 lowest target. By 2022, that's expected to more than double, making India one of the top 10 markets for the services, with subscription video making up nearly 80% of the market, PricewaterhouseCoopers said . [Full Article...]

Paddington station: Evening rush hour disruption expected

Paddington station: Evening rush hour disruption expected Serious damage was caused to overhead electric wires at Ealing on Tuesday night with urgent repairs now underway. "We advise only to travel if necessary". GWR is investing £500 million in a fleet of 36 Class 802s from Hitachi - part of an overall order of 93 from the Class 800 Series which are replacing the operator's high-speed rolling stock by the end of next year. [Full Article...]

Saturday Powerball Reaches $253M Jackpot

Saturday Powerball Reaches $253M Jackpot The odds of winning both jackpots are 1 in 75 quadrillion - that's 15 zeros - according to data scientists at Allstate. The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday is estimated to swell to $470 million dollars. Tickets are $2 and are sold in 44 States and the district of Columbia, and the virgin Islands. Lottery players have a chance to win big this weekend as America's dueling jackpots, Mega Mil... [Full Article...]

First Electrical Car arrives in Zimbabwe.Tesla Model X

First Electrical Car arrives in Zimbabwe.Tesla Model X But that price takes into account federal and state tax rebates. If you have the cash available, clearly now is a great time to buy a Model 3. The company has long promised the Model 3 would be its vehicle for the masses, but it originally focused on building premium versions of the auto while it struggled to ramp up factory production. [Full Article...]

Trump says Saudi journalist likely dead; Turkey police search forest for remains

Trump says Saudi journalist likely dead; Turkey police search forest for remains Asked about the potential USA response to Saudi Arabia , which is accused of murdering the Washington Post columnist and critic of the Saudi regime, Trump said: "It will have to be very severe ". Asked if Mr Khashoggi was dead, Mr Trump said: "It certainly looks that way". Of the alleged killing, Saudi dissident Ali al-Ahmed told Express.co.uk: "This really is the true nature of the Sa... [Full Article...]

Further US rate hikes 'most likely' needed: Fed minutes

Further US rate hikes 'most likely' needed: Fed minutes The minutes from the meeting showed every Fed policymaker backed raising interest rates, pushing the dollar index to its firmest in a week and knocking emerging currencies that had befitted from a return of carry trade action. Treasury yields were little changed. "My biggest threat is the Fed ", Trump said Tuesday. Mike Loewengart, vice president of investment strategy at E*Trade, said: "Fo... [Full Article...]

Pompeo: US response in Khashoggi case will await Saudi probe

Pompeo: US response in Khashoggi case will await Saudi probe Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi . "They can be an important counterterrorism partner, they have custody of two holy sites, they are an important strategic alliance", he said. Turkish police had on Monday searched the consulate building itself for over eight hours, taking away soil and DNA samples for further examination. [Full Article...]

Trump takes swipe at Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

At 0640 GMT the rand was 0.26% weaker at R14.2900 per dollar, having risen to R14.1050, its best since 1 October, as the NY session kicked off before the release of the Fed minutes breathed life back into the greenback rally. Though the minutes did not refer to any of Trump's criticism , its message of further rate increases suggests that policymakers are not fazed by it. [Full Article...]

$1 million Powerball ticket sold in New Jersey

$1 million Powerball ticket sold in New Jersey Here are the winning numbers in the most recent drawing: 3, 57, 64, 68, 69 and the Powerball number was 15. Details of where the winning Florida ticket was sold were not immediately available. With no winners for Wednesday's drawing, the Powerball is now worth an estimated $430 million for Saturday's drawing. There was also a $150,000 winning Powerball ticket sold in Owensboro for Wednesday ni... [Full Article...]


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