• Ex-NFL player Taylor arrested on DUI charge in Florida
Ex-NFL player Taylor arrested on DUI charge in Florida

Taylor was taken into custody and booked into the Palm Beach County Jail on suspicion of DUI. Taylor had a string of legal trouble since retiring from the National Football League, including having sex with a minor and twice for leaving the scene of an accident, once in 1996 and again in 2009 in Florida.

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  • A divisive solution to Obamacare's problems is making a comeback
A divisive solution to Obamacare's problems is making a comeback

The individual mandate, which is the actionable component of the ACA, states that individuals need to buy health insurance or pay a penalty come tax time . That leaves 9,700 people in Pinal County, Arizona, with no Obamacare plan options in 2017. Florida Blue said it began to prepare for Obamacare patients and their expensive medical claims th...

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  • China ratifies Paris climate agreement
China ratifies Paris climate agreement

The agreement goes into force when joined by at least 55 nations that produce a total of 55 percent of global emissions. China's legislature on Saturday ratified the Paris Agreement on climate change, officials confirmed. Obama could confirm his commitment to the Paris deal tomorrow, according to a report from the South China Morning Post . A ...

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  • Arriving in China, Obama promotes climate legacy
Arriving in China, Obama promotes climate legacy

Mr Obama said history would show that the Paris deal would "ultimately prove to be a turning point, the moment we finally chose to save our planet". "There is no deadline to my mind but we will make submissions of progress", said Panagariya, summing the feeling of India and many other countries in this regard.

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  • Tesla may have solved Model X door problem by disabling safety sensors
Tesla may have solved Model X door problem by disabling safety sensors

In the software update v7.1.2.23.100, Tesla reduced the sensitivity of the inductive sensors located in the roof panel of the Falcon Wing doors. Now the doors do stop after it feels resistance, but in another video below, the Model X owner shows that it can apply as much as 70 lbs of pressure before stopping, which can be unsafe.

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  • Barry Odom makes Missouri coaching debut at West Virginia
Barry Odom makes Missouri coaching debut at West Virginia

The offense produced more yards (462) than any game previous year. Collectively, that group could help the Tigers' running game emerge as a more consistent threat than the one that saddled true freshman quarterback Drew Lock with too much responsibility last season.

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  • Tesla planning upgrade to semi-autonomous Autopilot system
Tesla planning upgrade to semi-autonomous Autopilot system

Tesla has dropped 4.8% to $201.81 at 2:15 p.m. today, while SolarCity has tumbled 11% to $18.49. In the past year, Tesla shares are down 18.5 percent and SolarCity shares have fallen 60.4 percent. This is quite possible as the company is planning for another funding round this year when its merger with SoalrCity is expected in the fourth qua...

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  • United Kingdom wants free entry to European Union market
United Kingdom wants free entry to European Union market

He added: "There will come a moment when we have had the negotiations and we can see the terms we are being offered by the rest of Europe and we will be able to say that it is a good idea or perhaps that it is a bad idea with major consequences".

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  • Wal-Mart to cut 7000 US store back-office jobs
Wal-Mart to cut 7000 US store back-office jobs

In addition, the US retailer is offering discharged workers consumer-facing positions in stores. Wal-Mart tested the change earlier this year in 500 locations and has made a decision to include all of its 4,600 stores. Q2 same-store sales jumped 1.6%-the largest same-store sales growth in four years-thanks to increased traffic in stores and online....

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  • Yum strikes deal to sell of part of China unit
Yum strikes deal to sell of part of China unit

The deal comes as Yum Brands prepares to spin-off its China business later this year . The spinoff and concurrent completion of the deals with Primavera and Ant Financial investments are expected to occur this October 31, with Yum China to commence trading on the New York Stock Exchange as an independent company on November 1 under the ticker sym...

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  • Chinese Premier Li meets Canadian PM Trudeau
Chinese Premier Li meets Canadian PM Trudeau

China agreed on Wednesday to delay introducing stricter rules on canola shipments from Canada while both countries work to end a months-long trade spat, offering an eleventh hour temporary reprieve for Canada's farmers. Speaking to Chinese entrepreneurs shortly after landing in Beijing, Trudeau said Canada had always had a reputation as a safe, cle...

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  • India appoints new central bank governor
India appoints new central bank governor

A deputy governor at the Reserve Bank of India ( RBI ) since 2013, Patel is due to replace outgoing RBI governor Raghuram Rajan on September 4. He completed his Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the London School of Economics, and went on to do an M. Phil from Oxford University in 1986, and PhD from Yale University in 1990.

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  • French government wants EU to stop trade talks with US
French government wants EU to stop trade talks with US

Observers say both are responding to public mistrust of a deal that critics say would lower environmental and food standards and allow foreign multinationals to challenge government policies. "This state of negotiations allows no conclusion". "Practically there's no real change". "It would be better for all sides to agree", he said. German Vi...

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  • Sarah Jessica Parker quits as spokesperson for controversial drug makers
Sarah Jessica Parker quits as spokesperson for controversial drug makers

EpiPens, which have little competition, are used in emergencies to treat severe allergies to insect bites and foods like nuts and eggs that can lead to anaphylactic shock. The EpiPen is an injection device that contains a measured dose of the chemical epinephrine. The pharmacy benefits manager trade group, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Ass...

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  • Oil gains as Saudis see steady output after United States stockpiles rise
Oil gains as Saudis see steady output after United States stockpiles rise

Iraq and Iran have also joined the chatter game. Saudi Arabia has consistently been pumping over 10 million barrels a day since oil prices began falling in late 2014. There is no sign of any deliberate cutbacks. Just a day ago, Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said that Saudi Arabia does not have a specific target for its oil production and will...

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  • Pernod FY sales rise despite Scotch setback
Pernod FY sales rise despite Scotch setback

PARIS-French liquor group Pernod Ricard SA said Thursday its full-year profit rose despite declining sales in the last three months of its fiscal year. market. While Absolut, Chivas Regal and Martell all declined by 4%. There was also a "small" decline in travel retail sales in Europe. That performance was in line with the average of 2.273 billio...

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  • European Union rejects Apple's claims tax ruling was 'political'
European Union rejects Apple's claims tax ruling was 'political'

She also rejected Cook's claim that her decision was politically motivated. He said Apple chose the Irish city of Cork as its European base 30 years ago and had expanded from 60 workers to nearly 6,000 in Ireland. The result was that Apple paid an effective corporate tax rate that declined from 1% in 2003 to 0.005% in 2014 on the profits of Ap...

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  • Louisiana journalist saves pregnant woman from burning auto
Louisiana journalist saves pregnant woman from burning auto

Patrick Perry handed his camera to the reporter and ran to the burning auto. "I'm over here, '" Perry said. Footage shows Perry carry the woman to safety and place her on the road as passers-by rushed over to help. The 21-year-old woman seemed confused and weak, but didn't appear to be severely injured. Others who stopped called 911 and helped...

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  • Weak eurozone inflation bolsters case for more stimulus
Weak eurozone inflation bolsters case for more stimulus

While the long decline in energy prices slowed, prices of services and manufactured goods increased less rapidly than in July. Inflation in the Eurozone rose by only 0.2% mom and 0.8% yoy in August; disappointing analysts who had expected a 0.3% rise and 0.9% rise respectively.

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  • Scotiabank's quarterly earnings beat market forecasts
Scotiabank's quarterly earnings beat market forecasts

The Hedge Fund company now holds 32,948 shares of BNS which is valued at $1,649,047. This is comparable to a net income of $1.85 billion during the third quarter in 2015. The quarterly performance stats for The Bank of Nova Scotia stands at 8.80% and the half-yearly performance is at 27.12%. In other Bank of Nova Scotia news, insider Sean...

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