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Schumer withdraws offer on Trump's border wall

Schumer withdraws offer on Trump's border wall

Already we are seeing the sides align for what will be a weeks-long battle overshaping what kind of bill, if any, can get out of the Senate". Four months later, the legislation remains in limbo in the Senate. U.S. Rep. French Hill of Little Rock said the shutdown had been unfair, particularly to those in uniform. "I consider myself an American through and through".


Ursula K Le Guin RIP John Doran , January 23rd, 2018 23:32

Ursula K Le Guin RIP John Doran , January 23rd, 2018 23:32

Her work has been translated into more than 40 languages and one of her most popular books, " The Left Hand of Darkness ", has been in print from nearly 50 years. The novel focuses on themes about the way sex and gender play roles in culture and society, and is noted as one of the first examples of feminist science fiction literature .


Modern Shop Without Cashiers Opened Doors

Modern Shop Without Cashiers Opened Doors

Amazon [ IRDX RAMZ ] has opened the doors of its first artificial intelligence-powered Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle to the public, enabling shoppers to use their smartphones to experience checkout-free shopping. A few workers stocked shelves; others milled about, ready to help customers with questions. But Amazon Go is unlike its other stores. The store is located on the ground level of the company's main Seattle headquarters and is attracting lots of attention due to the ...


Bacardi to acquire Patron Tequila in $5.1bn deal

Bacardi to acquire Patron Tequila in $5.1bn deal

This Mexican spirit is the fastest growing category in the market. Patron spent $20 million on measured media in the U.S.in 2016, the latest full-year data available from Kantar Media . Patron Spirits is more than their prized tequila, it also has Pyrat rum and distributes Ultimat vodka. Today it holds brands including Grey Goose vodka, Dewar's whisky and Bombay Sapphire gin.


Drunk Driver Found Passed Out, Tells Cops His Tesla Was On Autopilot

Drunk Driver Found Passed Out, Tells Cops His Tesla Was On Autopilot

It's the same with this latest situation reported by the Culver City Firefighters via Twitter involving one of their fire engines and a Tesla Model S. "Systems available to consumers today, like Tesla's "Autopilot" system, are created to assist drivers with specific tasks in limited environments", said NTSB Chairman Robert L.