The winning ticket , which had the correct combination for the $1.586 billion jackpot, was sold at KC Mart in Simpsonville, South Carolina , where stores receive 1 percent of the value of a winning ticket for any prize over $10,000. The winner's time runs out on April 21. The South Carolina Education Lottery advises the victor to place the ticket in a safe location and speak with a trusted financial adviser.
BAT owns Newport, the leading menthol brand in the USA, and sales of the mint-flavoured products there are estimated to bring in a quarter of the company's revenues, according to analysts at Morgan Stanley. Imperial will continue to engage with the FDA about menthol cigarettes, but will not comment further until there's a formal update from the agency, spokesman Simon Evans said by email.
But when President Donald Trump imposed sanctions November 5, he issued six-month waivers for some of Iran's biggest oil customers. The American Petroleum Institute said late on Wednesday that crude inventories rose by 8.8 million barrels in the week to November 9 to 440.7 million, compared with analyst expectations for an increase of 3.2 million barrels.
The S&P 500 technology sector index fell 3.5 per cent, and the financial sector index fell 2.0 per cent. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 170 points on Tuesday as the USA equity market struggled to rebound after a steep sell-off in the previous session.
Never mind that the Toronto Region bid offered no special tax incentives. Amazon has said it will build offices for up to 25,000 people in New York City's Queens borough and in northern Virginia , near Washington DC, ending a year-long bidding war for a $5bn second headquarters that will now be split in two .
That came after reports that Saudi Arabia was considering a production cut at the December OPEC meeting, on increased alarm that supply has started to outpace consumption. The contract slumped $4.65 to $65.47 a barrel on Tuesday. The global benchmark crude traded at a US$9.83 premium to WTI for the same month. "OPEC and Russian Federation are under pressure to reduce current production levels, which is a decision that we expect to be taken at the next OPEC meeting on December 6", said ...
The Irish border has been a key issue during negotiations between London and Brussels. Foster adds that she has been in contact with Theresa May and that the British Prime Minister clearly understands the DUP's perspective and standpoint.
Russia , the world's second-biggest producer, said it would commit to any new agreement among producers to cut output. Suheil al-Mazrouei, energy minister of the host country UAE, hinted that producers are preparing to cut output. Oil prices have shed about one fifth of their value over the past month on oversupplies and signs of a softer-than-expected impact from USA sanctions on Iranian crude exports.
Apple Inc shares fell to their lowest in more than three months on Monday (Nov 12) as three suppliers issued warnings on results that pointed to weakness in iPhone sales. In other words, whether or not iPhone XR sales are above or below projections is arguably irrelevant as long as Apple keeps finding ways to boost revenue, which is clearly more important than how any one specific iPhone model is doing in the marketplace.
Petersburg, Tampa, Wesley Chapel) - Free meal from a select menu for veterans and active duty on Sunday. Proof of service is required. Applebee's is inviting all active-duty military and vets to enjoy a free meal on Sunday, November 11 .
Outage reports show there are still widespread outages in the eastern US with more isolated outages in the central and western U.S. If you didn't live through it yourself, the website detector, Downdetector confirmed that "Facebook is having issues since 12:56 PM EST".
Employees at the Seattle headquarters will be given the option to stay there, or relocate to the new HQ2, Amazon said past year. The Wall Street Journal reports that the company will choose New York City and Northern Virginia to be the homes for its second and third headquarters, specifically Long Island City and Crystal City.
Shannon ATC replied: " There is nothing showing on either primary or secondary [radar ]". A pilot from a Virgin Airlines plane, callsign Virgin76, then speaks to air traffic control and says in fact it might be a "meteor or another object making some kind of re-entry".
Oil has been tumbling on heavy supply levels recently and so this announcement over the weekend that Saudi Arabia will limit supply by cutting 500K barrels per day from December has resulted in USA crude being bid. Falih said they would then decide whether to adjust production and by how much. "With the Iranian sanctions not being as severe as initially feared, officials from the OPEC and non-OPEC producers may discuss at the weekend the need to bring compliance back down.
Falih agreed in a meeting in Baghdad on Saturday on joint coordination with Iraq to achieve more stability in the oil market, Iraqi Oil Ministry spokesman Asim Jihad said. "We need not overreact" to falling prices, Mazrouei said, adding that crude was a dynamic market. Brent crude dropped below $70 a barrel on Friday for the first time since April, while the New York's West Texas Intermediate sank below $60 a barrel, a nine-month low.
Some Fed officials also believed that U.S. interest rates might have to rise high enough to prevent economic overheating, according to the minutes of the Fed's September policy meeting released last month. economy added a larger-than-expected 250,000 jobs in October, with the unemployment rate unchanged at 3.7 per cent, the lowest level in nearly five decades.
The passengers eventually took off five hours late on another Ryanair aircraft. Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGAC) said the seizure of the Boeing 737 was to recover money given to Ryanair concerning its activities at Angouleme airport, situated in western, central France .
That includes a 10 per cent charge on Dollars 200 billion of Chinese goods that is due to rise to 25 per cent in January. The increases also accelerated from the 17.4-percent growth for imports seen in September and a rise of 17 percent for exports.
Officials say the new federal policy will apply to flavored cartridge-style vaping products like Juul that have become popular among youths. The FDA gave Juul and four big tobacco companies 60 days to submit plans to curb underage use, a compliance period that is now ending.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd settled roughly 69 billion yuan ($9.92 billion) in the first hour of its annual Singles' Day on Sunday, up roughly 21 percent from last year's early haul of 57 billion yuan. Media captionAlibaba Singles Day: Dollars or data? Alibaba kicks off the annual event with a gala, which this year featured USA singer Mariah Carey, a Japanese Beyonce impersonator and a shoe-shopping-themed Cirque du Soleil performance.
Sources said the government nominee directors and a few independent directors could raise the issue of interim dividend along with the capital framework of RBI . The issue may come up at the next RBI board meeting on November 19. "Which part of the RBI is broken that the government is anxious to fix?" Later it was revealed that government in an unprecedented step had invoked Section 7 of the RBI Act - to direct the Bank to ease NPA norms so that banks could start lending and support ...
Walmart has married a Sony PS4 1TB Slim with a Spider-Man video game for $199. While 45 percent plan to visit stores on Black Friday , robust spending is expected to continue throughout the holiday season, with 28 percent spending on that Saturday or Sunday and 26 percent shopping on Cyber Monday.
On BBC Radio 4's Today he called again for another referendum, saying what was being offered fell "spectacularly short" of what had been promised. "I've done so, if others feel that it's right for them to do so then good on them". Jo Johnson's resignation, and his call for a fresh referendum to test voter sentiment, further complicates matters for May as she tries to strike a deal with European Union leaders that would pass muster with her own cabinet and win backing in Parliament .
After years of legal wrangling, Barack Obama rejected the permit in 2015. The ruling is temporary and requires the government to do a more thorough review of how the project might affect the climate, cultural resources and wildlife. The US$8-billion project would help carry 830,000 barrels of crude a day from Hardisty, about 200 kilometres east of Red Deer, to Steele City, Neb., where it could then move on to refineries in the central USA and Gulf Coast.
It avoided a complete rout in the House, made gains in the Senate , and won important governorships in OH and Florida. The president crowed that Republicans held control of the Senate and then took aim at members of the House, where the GOP lost.
With no one at the controls, the 3km long runaway train travelled for nearly an hour, at speeds of up to 110km/h, before it crashed about 210km south of Port Headland. A runaway train with no one inside which hurtled through the Western Australia Pilbara region reached speeds of more than 150km/h before it was deliberately derailed .
Tesla has appointed Robyn Denholm as chair of its board, replacing the electric carmaker's billionaire founder Elon Musk . Robyn Denholm, Telstra's chief financial officer and head of strategy, has been named to head the company's board with immediate effect late Wednesday, the automaker said in a statement posted to its blog.
At one point, things got so heated that a brawl nearly ensued, according to Boyke Ledy Watra, a journalist with Indonesian news agency Antara who was among those on board. Sriwijaya spokeswoman Retri Maya said the durian had been properly loaded into the plane. "The thorny durian is a delicacy in much of Asia but also controversial - you either love it or hate it", wrote the BBC .
The appeal was unusual in that the FCC's 2015 net neutrality rules have already been repealed under the current administration, following a Commission vote last December in which members voted 3-2 along party lines. Amy Howe of SCOTUSBlog explained that Kavanaugh was "expected to recuse himself from voting on the petitions because he had participated in the cases while on the D.C.
Democrats could derail Trump's legislative agenda for the next two years should they win control of the House or the Senate . The Republicans were likewise expected to keep their slim, 51-49 advantage in the Senate, or perhaps even add to their majority in the chamber.
The US sanctions herald the end of Washington's involvement in the landmark 2015 deal signed between Iran, the US and other world powers, which was created to curb Iran's nuclear ambitions. Keen said the European Union was also looking to implement a payment mechanism via a Special Purpose Vehicle to handle transactions with Iran and avoid payments directly into or out of Iran.
Facebook also blocked about 115 user accounts after U.S. authorities tipped it off to suspicious behaviour that may be linked to a foreign entity, the company said hours voting began. The midterms are being watched beyond America's borders - as Trump's moves cause ripples internationally. The race to replace Scott as governor has also been tight - with Democrat Andrew Gillum hoping to become the state's first African-American governor.
Congressional investigations and potential impeachment proceedings, even though nominal, would likely use up significant bandwidth while a growing number of Democrats and even Republicans are likely to attempt reducing Presidential power in dealing with trade.
With races extremely tight in many House battles, control of the House will come down to turnout in key races. During his final campaign rallies in Ohio, Indiana and Missouri, Mr Trump returned to his key campaigning issues, including insisting that Democrats would damage the economy and allow more illegal immigration.
And now it ends up Amazon may decide on creating an HQ2 and HQ3. The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday that Amazon was planning to split its second headquarters campus between two cities, placing about 25,000 employees in each.
Walmart, arguably Amazon's biggest competitor in the U.S., has kept its $35 minimum threshold for free shipping for this holiday season (so far, at least). Both Target and Best Buy are offering similar promotions. It's $49 free shipping threshold didn't last long after Walmart unveiled its policy of free two-day shipping with every order $35 or more in January 2017 .
Based in Boucherville, Que., Lowe's Canadian business has more than 630 corporate and independent affiliate dealer stores. Lowe's said employees in the affected stores were notified of the closures Sunday evening. The stores are expected to close for good by February 1. Store closing sales will occur at most of the affected locations, with exception of select stores in the USA, which the company said will close immediately.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has vowed to sell his country's oil and break the sanctions. "The last set of sanctions lifted under the bad nuclear deal will come back into force, including powerful sanctions on Iran's energy, shipping, and shipbuilding sectors, and sanctions targeting transactions with the Central Bank of Iran and sanctioned Iranian banks", the president said .
Brexit is fraying Britain's relationship with Ireland, the country's prime minister Leo Varadkar has warned. In a major intervention on the controversial backstop, amid reports that the government plans to keep Northern Ireland in aspects of the European Union trade structures, Mr Davis said it was "pretty clear there is genuine and significant concern regarding the implications of any fresh backstop text".
He repeated those themes in Georgia , urging voters to "look at what is marching up - that's an invasion". "And [voters are] going to say Republicans have offered a record of results and Democrats are offering resistance and going back".