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Information sharing to boost Aegis defense

The U.S. Navy plans to steadily introduce the engage-on-remote system to its Aegis vessels. The U.S. (L) and Japanese national flags are hoisted next to a t...


Luxturna gene therapy approved for vision loss

Approved last month, Luxturna, is the nation's first gene therapy for an inherited disease. It is unclear how long the benefit of the treatment will ultimatel...


Why IKEA wants women to pee on their new ad

Following the paper's instructions, if an expectant mother actually pees on it, a new price will reveal itself: 50% off, as long as the woman signs up for the ...


OR drivers concerned about self-service gas stations following new law

When a CBS affiliate in Medford, Oregon , asked its Facebook followers to comment on the new legislation, the responses became a viral sensation. Change ca...


Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Cantab Capital Partners Llp, which manages about $696.17 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Reinsurance Group Amer Inc Cmn (NYSE:RGA) by 1,180 shares...


Canadian fund to buy Westinghouse

Despite problems with two USA nuclear projects, Brookfield says the company is a leader in providing nuclear infrastructure and operates within a complex regula...


Property assessments increasing in city

Last year , in response to the massive increase in single-family home values, the provincial government raised the threshold at which owners begin to lose the h...


Three takeaways from Georgia's Rose Bowl overtime win

Georgia's defense is taking no comfort in Mayfield's condition. The Bulldogs had a total of 527 to the Sooners' 531. He was swarmed by his teammates after th...


Nissan's brain-to-vehicle technology revealed… drive like a Jedi

Nissan will be displaying its B2V technology on a driving simulator at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas between January 8 and 12. The idea behind ...


BlackBerry software will power Baidu's self-driving vehicle technology under new deal

Under the pact, BlackBerry will provide its QNX self-driving auto operating system to be used by Baidu's Apollo autonomous driving platform . Much as with ...


New York's JFK Airport experiences meltdown amid cold weather

At 4:30 p.m., the Port Authority reported power and heat were out in about 80 percent of the west end of Terminal 4 - the very arrivals section that was aff...


Amazon's next step? Buying Target by the end of 2018, analyst predicts

But one local retail expert told The New Daily Amazon's interest in brick-and-mortar takeovers could "bode well" for struggling Australian department stores...


AAP loses Vishwas, nominates Sanjay Singh, 2 others for RS

AAP leader Kumar Vishwas tore into the party leadership on Wednesday after his claim for a Rajya Sabha candidature was ignored, allegedly because of his "cour...


Dominion Energy Pays $7.9B For Utility Co. SCANA

DOMINION ENERGY and fellow energy corporation SCANA have announced that they are to combine in an all-stock merger worth US$14.6bn, including debt. Dominion ...


Falling energy prices hold United States consumer inflation to 0.1% in December

Analysts polled by Reuters had predicted December's consumer inflation rate would climb to 5.10 percent, the highest since July 2016, from 4.88 percent in Nov...


Marriott forced to issue apology after China error

Delta Air Lines Inc., the Zara apparel chain and Irish medical-equipment maker Medtronic Plc all came under fire. Marriott International has issued an apolog...


Infosys December quarter net profit jumps 38% to Rs 5129 crore

And lastly, net profit for the quarter came in 42.12% higher than the estimated figure of Rs. 3609 crores. Infosys expects to finish the year ending March 31 ...


Fiat Chrysler Plans to Invest More Than $1B in Michigan Plant

Fiat Chrysler is moving production of heavy-duty trucks from Mexico to MI and paying bonuses to US workers in response to the. The investment at the assembly ...


Louisiana tried to woo auto plant with $500M in incentives

Mazda Motor Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Masamichi Kogai and Toyota Motor Corporation President Akio Toyoda joined Alabama Governor Kay Ive...


Cross-strait trade picked up in 2017: Chinese customs

Gas imports hit a new annual record, smashing the previous high by 20 percent, on the back of a massive gasification drive that gained momentum late in the year...