Day: February 8, 2018

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

Drones are becoming an increasingly common sight in our skies. Today, they’re piloted by a range of users, from amateur enthusiasts and the military to pizza delivery companies. Drones are being utilized in the energy sector too. Sky Futures, for example, uses drones to carry out inspections on energy infrastructure. “We work with large engineering […]

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

The HondaJet, a private light aircraft that seats four to six people, costs between $4.9 and $5.2 million and took nearly three decades from design to market.

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke for five hours – and counting – Wednesday in support of legal protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants as she threatened to oppose a proposed bipartisan budget deal. Pelosi took to the House floor in a filibuster-style speech to object to the fact that the agreement is […]

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

News Corp. beat expectations in its second-quarter earnings report Thursday. Here’s how the company did compared to what Wall Street expected: EPS: 24 cents vs. 19 cents expected, according to Thomson Reuters Revenue: $2.18 billion vs. $2.13 billion expected, according to Thomson Reuters Shares of News Corp. recovered nearly 1 percent in after-hours trading, following […]

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

BlackRock’s Rick Rieder said interest rates are running up faster than he expected, but ultimately the return of more normal volatility is healthier for markets Rieder said his view on where the 10-year yield is going has not changed, even with the quick move higher. “I think we’re going to 3 percent, low 3s…I’m surprised […]

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

Billionaire investor George Soros has given hundreds of thousands of pounds to a pro-European Union campaign aimed at stopping the U.K. leaving the political and economic bloc, according to media reports. The Best for Britain campaign, which advocates staying in the EU and stopping Brexit, has been given more than £400,000 ($550,000) of funding by […]

Vinnyd February 8, 2018

Liverpool FC News: Playlist LFC News: Fan Page: ———————————————————————— The main reason behind Can’s refusal to sign new Liverpool deal revealed – Keep up to date with the latest football transfer news from Sky Sports The official Liverpool FC website Breaking news headlines about Liverpool Transfer News & Rumours linking to 1000s of websites from […]

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

A new study shows drowsy driving, where those behind the wheel are too tired to safely operate a vehicle, is much more widespread than previously estimated. In fact, researchers suspect tired drivers are responsible for roughly 1 out of every 10 crashes. “Drowsy driving is a bigger traffic safety issue than federal estimates show,” said […]

Tess Torelli February 8, 2018

President Donald Trump turned to Twitter on Wednesday to praise a deal on government spending struck by bipartisan Senate leaders. “The Budget Agreement today is so important for our great Military. It ends the dangerous sequester and gives Secretary Mattis what he needs to keep America Great. Republicans and Democrats must support our troops and […]