De Beers Vowed for Years Not to Make the Move It's Making

While De Beers has never sold man-made diamonds before, it's very good at making them. A 1-carat man-made diamond sells for about $4,000 and a similar natural diamond fetches roughly $8,000. The lab diamonds from De Beers will sell for about US$800 a... More..

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Oil Ministry approves futures trading of petrol and diesel
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Oil Ministry approves futures trading of petrol and diesel

Gandhi moments after oil marketing companies "clarified" that the cut in fuel prices was not 60 paise to a litre but one paisa. "Kerala did good by reducing the price. Congress president Rahul Gandhi on...More..

Teslas ‘crash with Autopilot engaged’ in California and Greece
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Teslas ‘crash with Autopilot engaged’ in California and Greece

According to CBS Los Angeles , the crash was severe enough to push the two passenger-side wheels of the stationary police SUV onto the sidewalk. A police report of the incident says the electric Tesla Mo...More..

Local shops caffeinated by Starbucks closing for anti-bias training
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Local shops caffeinated by Starbucks closing for anti-bias training

Mar Diaz, who graduated from Marietta High School last week and plans to attend Chattahoochee Tech in the fall, was one of the first to try the doors after the store locked up at 2:30 p.m. locations. Heather Mc...More..

Canada To Buy Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Expansion Project
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Canada To Buy Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Expansion Project

In 2007, Kinder Morgan reported to the National Energy Board that it valued the Trans Mountain pipeline system at $550 million. The federal government , he continued, "has responded and that's their busi...More..

Unexpected airport arrival: Dog gives birth at Tampa International
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Unexpected airport arrival: Dog gives birth at Tampa International

The mom-to-be was waiting with her owner, Diane Van Atter, and the puppies' father, Golden Nugget, to fly home from Florida when the babies began to arrive, according to tweets from Tampa Fire Rescue . The w...More..

Long Islanders face heavy traffic, higher gas prices for holiday weekend
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Long Islanders face heavy traffic, higher gas prices for holiday weekend

This year 1 million people will be traveling by plane, a 6.8 percent increase while 1.8 million people traveling by train, bus, rails, and cruise ships resulting in a 2.4 percent increase. However, many prices ...More..

Mobile paying ex-Trump manager Corey Lewandowski to help lobby the administration
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Mobile paying ex-Trump manager Corey Lewandowski to help lobby the administration

FBN's Charlie Gasparino on whether T-Mobile will be able to successfully merge with Sprint. Since 2014, T-Mobile has tried to take over Sprint, according to Vox . Osborne, along with fellow campaign veteran ...More..

Trump asks to consider national security investigation into automobile imports
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Trump asks to consider national security investigation into automobile imports

South Korea exported 178,980 vehicles to the key export market in the first quarter of 2018, down 22 percent from a year earlier. "I am very concerned about the president abusing the authorities granted to hi...More..

Airline Passenger Screamed, Spat Blood After He Was Refused Beer
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Airline Passenger Screamed, Spat Blood After He Was Refused Beer

When the attendant opened the door to check, Felix slammed it back shut and relocked it. Bill Bolduc, a witness and passenger, recorded the fight Wednesday and told WSVN that it all started because of a dru...More..

Fiat Chrysler warns 5.3M owners: Don't use the cruise
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Fiat Chrysler warns 5.3M owners: Don't use the cruise

The list of affected models includes the following: Chrysler 200, Chrysler 300, Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Charger, Dodge Challenger, Dodge Journey, Dodge Durango, Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Wr...More..

Oil prices slump as OPEC, Russia mull output boost
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Oil prices slump as OPEC, Russia mull output boost

As Reuters writes in the article Oil slips further below $80/bbl on talk of easing output curbs , Brent crude LCOc1 futures fell $1.01 to settle at $78.79 a barrel, a 1.27 percent loss. "But a decision will ...More..

India To Slash Petrol And Diesel Prices, Oil Companies To Share Burden
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

India To Slash Petrol And Diesel Prices, Oil Companies To Share Burden

While the Centre has increased excise duty, certain States have increased Value-Added Tax and surcharge, which are having an impact on oil prices. Bhamy V. This discount helped the retailers make good a part ...More..

Turkey's lira rallies after emergency rate hike
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Turkey's lira rallies after emergency rate hike

Following an emergency meeting, the Turkish central bank steeply raised a benchmark lending rate from 13.5% to 16.5% on Wednesday. The value of the lira responded by rising to around 4.58 per dollar, after it...More..

For a moment, Netflix was worth more than Disney and Comcast
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

For a moment, Netflix was worth more than Disney and Comcast

It's rising stock value is no doubt to the amount of absolutely top-class shows Netflix has been pumping out; from quality Netflix original scripted shows such as Stranger Things , Black Mirror and Safe , t...More..

President Trump Signs Biggest Rollback of Bank Rules Since Financial Crisis
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

President Trump Signs Biggest Rollback of Bank Rules Since Financial Crisis

Banks larger than $50 billion dollars in capital were considered too critical to the USA financial system to fail without catastrophic results to the economy. "This is welcome news, since small banks pose littl...More..

Turkish lira plummets against dollar
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Turkish lira plummets against dollar

The bank's move came after the US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate hit a historic high on Wednesday, climbing to around 4.93. The lira strengthened to 4.5677 per dollar at 8:04 a.m.in Istanbul on Thursday. "...More..

Cong asks CM to reduce fuel tax
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Cong asks CM to reduce fuel tax

Fuel prices across the country continued to climb an upward graph on Thursday with petrol touching Rs 77.47 per litre in the national capital. Crude oil has risen about two-thirds since July 1 previous year to ...More..

Hastings Borough Council data breach on eve of new rules
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Hastings Borough Council data breach on eve of new rules

Companies also have to allow users to download a copy of their data, and even delete any data they have stored on a user upon request. That minefield means it's far more practical to apply the same protection...More..

President Trump delivers commencement speech at US Naval Academy
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

President Trump delivers commencement speech at US Naval Academy

Speaking to more than 1,000 newly commissioned Navy officers and Marines at Annapolis, the president said the US has regained respect internationally through its military strength. The President also credited...More..