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Money Krispy Kreme delivers doughnuts to officers over pastry loss
Author: 0 Krispy Kreme delivers doughnuts to officers over pastry loss

Other commenters online noted the doughnuts were really "krispy" after the box truck fire. No one was hurt during the fire, which destroyed the truck. "We donut know what else to say". The Lake Dallas police shared a fun gif of a dog wiping its tears that said 'that's so sad'. "The Lexington Police Department has been blown away by the positive mesages and support received in the wake of the New Year's Eve Doughnut Truck Fire", police posted in a tweet thanking the company for the donuts ...

Money This Oil-Rich Country Loves Electric Cars
Author: 0 This Oil-Rich Country Loves Electric Cars

Those who purchase electric vehicles in Norway are entitled to tax exemptions and a number of perks such as free public parking and charging. Electric cars made up 1.9 per cent of the new passenger vehicle market in USA and 2.2 per cent Canada, as of October 2018.

Money Union sues GM, says laid-off workers should replace temps
Author: 0 Union sues GM, says laid-off workers should replace temps

The lawsuit says GM continues to use temporary workers in Fort Wayne while numerous 690 employees laid off in Lordstown have applied for jobs there. The union originally agreed to hire temporary employees at Fort Wayne through August 31 to support the production of a new pickup truck.

Money Kansas ranks 5th in nation for people moving from state
Author: 0 Kansas ranks 5th in nation for people moving from state

The study found that 66.8 percent of moves in New Jersey were outbound, with 34.73 percent of those listing work as their reason for leaving, and another 34.51 percent listing their reason as retirement, the results from United Van Lines' 2018 National Movers' Study show.

Money Florida man attacks McDonald's worker over straw
Author: 0 Florida man attacks McDonald's worker over straw

Upset about the lack of any straws in the condiment section, Daniel Willis Taylor - a white male transient, according to The Washington Post - proceeded to verbally scold a black female cashier. That's when Taylor reached over the counter, police said. Biandudi is happy her video could help police catch Taylor. "The victim was kicked in the stomach by the defendant and was complaining of pain", the police report stated.

Money Apple Inc. blames China’s economy for latest slump
Author: 0 Apple Inc. blames China’s economy for latest slump

In December, Bloomberg News reported the company was facing a "fire drill" to boost iPhone sales, which led the company to aggressively market the product at lower than actual prices. Despite these challenges, Cook said, "we believe that our business in China has a bright future". That all came before the damage to the Chinese economy from trade tensions with the United States became clear.

Money Corbyn condemns 'disgraceful' increase in rail fares
Author: 0 Corbyn condemns 'disgraceful' increase in rail fares

Nick Ferrari grilled a senior rail official who insisted the 3.1% average rail fares hike was necessary - despite admitting 2018 was "pretty awful" for some commuters. Commuters across the country will be forced to pay increased rail fares from today but why have fares increased and where will the extra money be spent? Grayling blamed trade unions for the price increases.

Money Tesla releases a video showing us how a Model 3 gets made
Author: 0 Tesla releases a video showing us how a Model 3 gets made

In fact, he sent out a separate tweet with a list of Tesla stores that would be open until midnight so they could get in just under the wire with their new purchase. In October, Musk said that customers who ordered a by Oct 15 would have their cars delivered by year end. General Motors (GM) is next up for the phase-out of the tax credit.

Money Prices rise as the minimum wage increases in several states
Author: 0 Prices rise as the minimum wage increases in several states

Beginning Jan. 1, 2019, New Yorkers will get more time to bond with a new child, to care for a sick family member or to help loved ones when a family member is deployed overseas for military service as the state's eligible paid family leave increases to 10 weeks.

Money Rises, limps across the finish line of a turbulent year
Author: 0 Rises, limps across the finish line of a turbulent year

Federal Reserve interest rate hikes, slowing corporate growth and economic fallout from the upcoming departure of Britain from the European Union, or Brexit , among other concerns. "This was really the year that market volatility returned with a vengeance". -China trade frictions. Health care companies, retailers and technology stocks drove the gains as the market overcame a midmorning wobble.

Money Tesla triples deliveries of electric cars but share price tumbles
Author: 0 Tesla triples deliveries of electric cars but share price tumbles

The $44,000 Model 3 is seen is the most important auto for Tesla, with founder Elon Musk touting it as a more affordable vehicle. The slide was not helped by an overall fall in the USA stock markets. The deliveries are below our estimates and the consensus estimates. The company also told investors in late October that it took less time to build than the Model S sedan and Model X sport utility vehicle - another first for the company.

Money Passengers fall ill on Frontier flight from Cleveland to Tampa
Author: 0 Passengers fall ill on Frontier flight from Cleveland to Tampa

A source for the outlet also claimed that water tests would be conducted on Wednesday morning, as it is possible the six passengers all drank from the same fountain prior to their flight. The sick passengers were evaluated by health officials upon the flight's arrival in Tampa, WFLA reports, and the roughly 260 other passengers on board had to wait on the aircraft for about 90 minutes before they were cleared to leave.

Money Activision Intends to Fire its Chief Financial Officer
Author: 0 Activision Intends to Fire its Chief Financial Officer

On Dec. 31, the game developer filed a Form 8-K and wrote that it had placed Neumann on paid leave pending an opportunity for him to show that there was not cause for his termination. The source told Reuters that Netflix wanted its next CFO to be based in Los Angeles, which Neumann is. Wells is based in Northern California. He is now on paid leave, per the company.

Money Asia 2019: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities
Author: 0 Asia 2019: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

International Brent crude futures were at $53.19 per barrel at 0544 GMT, down 61 cents, or 1.1 percent, from their final close of 2018. West Texas Intermediate ended Monday's session up 8 cents to $45.41 per barrel, while Brent climbed by 65 cents to $53.86 per barrel, the result of 2 percent gains earlier in the day (due to USA president Donald Trump signaling progress on a trade deal with China ) being offset by data showing sluggish Chinese manufacturing activity in December.

Money New Year's Day Mega Millions jackpot hits $415 million
Author: 0 New Year's Day Mega Millions jackpot hits $415 million

The jackpot offers a $425 million annuity, or $254.6 million in cash, according to the NC Education Lottery website. Lottery players will be vying for the eighth-largest jackpot ever when the next Mega Millions drawing takes place on New Year's Day.

Author: 0 New Jersey And Delaware To Raise Minimum Wages On Tuesday

According to the Labor Ministry, hours of paid rest were originally included in the working hours when calculating the minimum wage when the paid rest system was implemented in 1988. While the federal minimum wage has not budged, cities and states have passed laws to boost the minimum wage locally. In May, the researchers determined that Seattle's initial increase to $11 an hour had an insignificant effect on employment but that the hike to $13 an hour resulted in "a large drop in employment".

Author: 0 Lexington police saddened after box truck carrying donuts catches fire

Given that fact, police posted some "emotional" pictures "mourning" the loss of the truck. The post was shared thousands of times with commenters saying, "Stay strong", and "Condolences". The fire occurred near Man o' War Boulevard and Pink Pigeon Parkway causing lane closures. The New York City Police Department tweeted: "Hang tight, we are sending backup forthwith".

Money Police ‘mourn’ loss of doughnut truck in fire
Author: 0 Police ‘mourn’ loss of doughnut truck in fire

While no one was hurt in the fire, all the doughnuts in the back were reportedly destroyed. "No words", the officers wrote. Police departments around the country were quick to send messages of support to their colleagues. Other commenters online noted the doughnuts were really "krispy" after the box truck fire. "We donut know what else to say", the post read. The fire was extinguished quickly and the cause remains undetermined.

Money Kamloops residents encouraged to recycle their Christmas trees
Author: 0 Kamloops residents encouraged to recycle their Christmas trees

Trees that are placed for collection after the designated "final collection" date of January 11 will be collected by the city's trash collection contractor, and will not be chipped for mulch, the city says. "Whether your tradition is to put up your Christmas tree right after Thanksgiving or just before Christmas, trees should be taken down promptly, and disposed of properly", said Deputy Fire Marshal Maribel Fournier.

Money What you should know about NY minimum wage increase on December 31
Author: 0 What you should know about NY minimum wage increase on December 31

At Granny Shaffer's restaurant in Joplin, Missouri, owner Mike Wiggins is reprinting the menus to reflect the 5, 10 or 20 cents added to each item. The federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour hasn't gone up in a decade. Meanwhile, the government made a decision to include the regularly paid bonuses surpassing 25 percent of the minimum wage and welfare benefits exceeding 7 percent of it in the calculation of basic wages from Tuesday, as part of efforts to ease the financial burden of employers.

Money Oil prices rise, but oversupply worries persist
Author: 0 Oil prices rise, but oversupply worries persist

Oil prices jumped as much as 3% today, but growth in US crude stockpiles and ongoing concerns about the global economy kept markets under pressure. Job growth in the Lone Star State will likely weaken in the first half of 2019 if oil prices remain at current levels, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.

Money Recycle your Christmas tree for free with Basildon Council
Author: 0 Recycle your Christmas tree for free with Basildon Council

Seven million Christmas trees lit up our living rooms this December, and the good news is that more of us than ever before are planning to recycle our trees after the festivities in some very creative ways. People with real trees can drop them off at two locations. Trees can be left out for collection alongside green bins on revised collection days from Wednesday 2 January 2019.

Money Tesla Pushing Midnight Sales to Clear Backlog of 3K Model 3s
Author: 0 Tesla Pushing Midnight Sales to Clear Backlog of 3K Model 3s

The tax credit will apply to cars delivered by New Year's Eve. In August, he had written more than 22 million Twitter followers, he's thinking of, to take the company from the stock exchange and to offer 420 dollars per share; the financing is secured.

Money Big deadline for Sears on Friday
Author: 0 Big deadline for Sears on Friday

Earlier on Friday, Sears announced it was closing 80 more stores. The 80 stores are due to close by March. The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in October, saying at the time it would close more than 20 percent of all stores, keeping open only its 500 most profitable locations.

Money Ukraine accuses rebels of violating new ceasefire
Author: 0 Ukraine accuses rebels of violating new ceasefire

Moscow supported the results of a sovereignty referendum in Crimea and its later return to Russian jurisdiction, supported by an overwhelming majority and the cause of the popular uprising in the coal mining region of Donbass. They fired on and seized three Ukrainian ships in the Kerch Strait and captured 24 Ukrainian sailors. The Sailors are now in a remand prison in Moscow.

Money Tesla names former Oracle exec to board as part of SEC settlement
Author: 0 Tesla names former Oracle exec to board as part of SEC settlement

Tesla Inc on Friday named Oracle Corp co-founder Larry Ellison , a shareholder and self-described close friend of Chief Executive Elon Musk, to its board to provide the independent oversight demanded by U.S. Ellison was also an early investor in Theranos-and notably quiet during the company's fall from grace. Through a spokeswoman, he declined to comment.

Money Durex recalls condoms in Canada, saying they failed shelf-life tests
Author: 0 Durex recalls condoms in Canada, saying they failed shelf-life tests

According to the department, it is issuing the condom recall, "following observation of variable burst pressure performance of Polyisoprene Condoms manufactured during 2017". The brand's parent company, RB Health (Canada) Inc ., issued the recall explaining that certain batches of the Durex Real Feel Extra Lubricated 10ct condoms and Durex Real Feel 20ct condoms did not pass the test.