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Apple joins race to design self-driving cars

Through Mr. Kenner's letter to the NHTSA, Apple acknowledge that it is working on technologies for self-driving cars. The self-driving vehicle segment is among the most bitterly contested areas in emerging technology, with Apple joining 29 other companies that have received test permits in California alone.


MP backs call for election

MP backs call for election

Lawmakers voted Wednesday by a resounding 522 to 13 to back May's call for an election, easily surpassing the two-thirds majority in the 650-seat House of Commons needed to trigger an early vote. British Prime Minister Theresa May (L) meets with President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani at 10 Downing Street in London , Britain on April 20, 2017.


Trump Vows to Back U.S. Dairy Farmers in Canada Trade Spat

Trump Vows to Back U.S. Dairy Farmers in Canada Trade Spat

Trump levelled the threats - some of his strongest-ever anti-Canadian rhetoric - during an event at a Wisconsin factory where he unveiled his "Buy American-Hire American" executive order. Kirsten Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, urged Trump last week to take action against Canada's restrictive policy. US dairy farms, MacNaughton said, are hurt by shifts in the global market, not Canadian policies.


Raiders, 49ers await National Football League schedule release Thursday night

Raiders, 49ers await National Football League schedule release Thursday night

If they were, they could have easily avoided a home game in Washington on Thanksgiving Day. New York Jets 1:05 p.m. (CBS) Comment: Oakland's home opener comes against Gang Green... Like the Packers, the Seahawks are gatekeepers in the NFC and have to be beaten to get to the ultimate goal. I'd have been even more intrigued if the National Football League schedule makers did the right thing and made this the 2017 season opener, like last year's opener between Super Bowl 50 rivals ...


Macquarie Group Ltd. Buys 167200 Shares of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (HLT)

Macquarie Group Ltd. Buys 167200 Shares of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (HLT)

Strs Ohio now owns 471,579 shares of the company's stock valued at $10,813,000 after buying an additional 447,276 shares during the period. Great West Life Assurance Co. HLT fell -0.97%, plunged -1.01% and advanced 22.63% in the week, one month and six months, respectively. Home Holdings SA, which acquired Hilton's building in 2016, belongs to TEMES SA, owner of the Costa Navarino resort in the Peloponnese, and to D-Marine Investment Holdings BV that is controlled by Turkish group Dogus.



Trump Signs 'Buy American, Hire American' Executive Orders

U.S. President Donald Trump signed the "Buy American, Hire American" executive order in Wisconsin on Tuesday local time, which will require the U.S. "It's America first . You better believe it". The new order calls upon Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to investigate current government procurement policies at federal agencies, with an eye toward disabling poor monitoring, weak enforcement and ineffective compliance efforts, Politico reported .