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April the Giraffe has given birth to her calf

April the Giraffe has given birth to her calf April had the baby with Oliver , a 5-year-old giraffe, according to Animal Adventure . Toys R Us sponsored the livestream. The park is now closed to the public and will open in mid-May. People around the world have been tuning in daily. The calf was moving shortly after birth and April seems to be doing well. Today, all that waiting has FINALLY paid off: After 15 months (yes, FIFTEEN months... [Full Article...]

Apple gets permit to test self-driving cars

Apple gets permit to test self-driving cars Apple has remained secretive about its self-driving project. Late past year, Apple revealed it is investing heavily in autonomous vehicles in a letter asking the government to make it easier to develop self-driving cars. The thing is, the permit is for the cars themselves, but actually applies to the technology behind the self-driving capability of those cars. Apple's self-driving techn... [Full Article...]

Charging Bull Artist Wants Removal of Fearless Girl Statue

A statue of a girl facing the Wall Street Bull is seen, as part of a campaign by U.S. fund manager State Street to push companies to put women on their boards, in the financial district in New York March 7, 2017. Certain tweets were more explicit, saying the bull statue already had implications of hyper-masculinity and a statue of a little girl staring it down had not created that impres... [Full Article...]

United changes crew booking policy after passenger dragged off plane

Video of the incident has been watched by millions of people online. As a result, it had the lowest rate among the largest US airlines of bumping people off flights against their will - something that is legal but alienates customers and requires the airline to pay compensation of up to $1,350 per person. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation blocks UN Security Council condemnation of Syria attack

There is a low level of trust between our two countries. While neither Tillerson nor Lavrov cited concrete avenues of cooperation, beyond establishing a working group to address what Tillerson called "smaller issues", Lavrov agreed there were many problems. [Full Article...]

Jaguar Unveils New Four-Cylinder F-Type Price Leader

The rumors started long ago about Jaguar slapping the F-Type with a base four cylinder and now it's official, the version is only available with RWD and an eight-speed automatic transmission. Jaguar has been hinting at adding an inline-4 to its F-Type range since the car's debut, and now the automaker's finally done it. That significant weight saving off the nose is said to have a big impact on... [Full Article...]

Tax Day demonstrators demand that Trump release tax returns

Almost 10,000 people in Chicago indicated on Facebook they would attend demonstrations, CBS Chicago reports . While April 15 is normally deemed Tax Day, this year it is Tuesday, April 18 , because it falls on the weekend and there a holiday in Washington, D.C., on Monday. [Full Article...]

Nationwide Tax Day Marches Demand Donald Trump Releases His Tax Returns

Organizers said they stuck with the traditional April 15 Tax Day for the marches because as a Saturday it would draw more attendance, even though this year's income tax filing deadline was pushed back to Tuesday. The Washington, D.C., march began Saturday with a rally at the U.S. Capitol, where Democratic lawmakers called on Trump to stop the secrecy. Trump is the first major-party nominee in ... [Full Article...]

8-year-old killed in school shooting had survived heart surgery

8-year-old killed in school shooting had survived heart surgery Hong). Counselors and psychologists trained in helping children and victims cope with trauma are meeting with families and school staff to begin the healing process for the more than 500 students who attend North Park Elementary. However, Jonathan and one other student, a 9-year-old, were rushed to an area hospital with gunshot wounds, according to ABC News . Unfortunately, Anderson did make ... [Full Article...]

Uber loss at $2.8 bn despite $6.5 bn revenue in 2016

Uber loss at $2.8 bn despite $6.5 bn revenue in 2016 For all the turbulence that Uber has experienced in the past year-allegations of sexism, an executive exodus , a lawsuit that could throw a wrench in the company's plans to develop self-driving cars-one thing has remained constant: Uber, the world's most valuable tech company at $68 billion, is still losing a startling amount of money. [Full Article...]

Syria's Assad says Idlib chemical attack 'fabrication': AFP interview

Russia's UN Ambassador Vladimir Safronkov told the council before the vote that a resolution was unnecessary, and according to The Associated Press, the draft put forward by the Western powers pre-judged that the Syrian government was responsible for the April 4 attack on Khan Sheikhoun in which almost 90 people died. [Full Article...]

US berates Syria at OPCW meeting on Syrian chemical attack

The United States and its allies say the Syrian military carried out the Idlib attack, something Syria has already denied. According to The Australian , Bashar al-Assad spoke exclusively to AFP and was adamant that all of Syria's chemical weapons were surrendered years ago, and that his government would never break the law and use them regardless. [Full Article...]

Gibraltar criticises Spain over naval incursion

Gibraltar criticises Spain over naval incursion The Royal Navy told the ship to leave but the incident, the seventh of its kind this year, is likely to escalate already rising tensions over the sovereignty of the Rock . London and Madrid have had a long and bitter dispute over the huge rock off Spain's southern coast, which has been a British territory for more than 300 years. [Full Article...]

IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils set target of 189 for Kings XI Punjab

IPL 2017: Delhi Daredevils set target of 189 for Kings XI Punjab Captain Zaheer Khan needs only three wickets to reach 100 wickets in IPL history. They started off cautiously and then when they tried to up the ante they lost wickets but then Sam Billings stood up to the plate and scored 55 off 40 balls. Billings eased out the nerves with fluent strokemaking, but lost companions. In the next over, Englishman Billings joined the party as he hit two back to back... [Full Article...]

Iran election: President Rouhani registers to run again

Under Iran's Constitution, a president can not serve for three terms in a row. On Wednesday, former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad - considered a conservative - likewise submitted a formal request to compete in next month's election. [Full Article...]

United Airlines Changes Its Policy On Displacing Customers

Delta's move comes as United Airlines struggles to recover from images of a passenger's forced removal from a sold-out flight. According to the AP, Delta convinced the most passengers to forfeit their seats in large part because they offer larger payouts than any other airline. [Full Article...]

The Most Important Line From The New 'Star Wars' Teaser

In the second pic, which appears to be between takes, Fisher and Johnson share a laugh as she thoughtfully sips a drink. While "The Last Jedi " is the last Star Wars film Carrie Fisher personally filmed, recent footage of her may come to future movies. [Full Article...]

Priebus made Bannon, Kushner make up

Priebus made Bannon, Kushner make up The session was "an attempt to smooth things over/get on the same page and move forward on President Trump's agenda", the official said . Axios on Friday reported Trump was mulling replacements for Priebus , including incumbent House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.). [Full Article...]

Dotdigital Group plc's (DOTD) Corporate Rating Reaffirmed at N+1 Singer

Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 2,440 ($30.66) price objective on shares of Go-Ahead Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, February 28th. & worldwide trademark and copyright laws. The legal version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/04/03/auto-trader-group-plc-auto-receives-consensus-recommendation-of-buy-from-analysts.html. [Full Article...]

Trump Eliminates Obama-Era Rule That Protects Americans' Internet Privacy

Trump Eliminates Obama-Era Rule That Protects Americans' Internet Privacy But internet providers have bitten back against the rule changes amidst widespread concern that personal information will start being sold to the highest bidders. As TechDirt's Mike Masnick explains , the rollback of the FCC rules doesn't mean you can actually buy an individual's Web-browsing history. Some are threatening their internet providers that they would go and find other internet pro... [Full Article...]


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