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Money National Grid issues 'gas deficit warning'
Author: 0 National Grid issues 'gas deficit warning'

The freezing weather entrenched across much of Europe is stretching Britain's supply of natural gas with fresh snowfall forecast for much of the country. Demand of gas hit a six-year high on Wednesday as the cold weather reached new lows in Britain before the arrival of Storm Emma. What is clear, though, is that it is very unlikely indeed that domestic customers will be affected; the warning doesn't mean that your heating is about to shut down and people will be stuck in the cold.

Money KFC now running out of gravy
Author: 0 KFC now running out of gravy

Fast food chain KFC has admitted it is running short of its much loved chicken gravy, as supply problems continue. . KFC says about 470 of the fried chicken chain's 900 United Kingdom restaurants closed last week because of a chicken shortage .

Money Drunk New Jersey man takes 'embarrassing' five-hour, $2000 Uber ride
Author: 0 Drunk New Jersey man takes 'embarrassing' five-hour, $2000 Uber ride

Instead, he woke up in the passenger seat of a 2011 Toyota Sienna minivan next to an Uber driver that was taking him home . "I was just like - that's insane". Mr Bachman said he challenged Uber over the fare, saying he had never entered his home address as the destination, but was unsuccessful. So remember, kids.

Money AAA: Spring gas price spike likely
Author: 0 AAA: Spring gas price spike likely

However, motorists paid 24 cents per gallon more than this time a year ago - the difference of $4 for an average-sized tank of gasoline. Earlier this month, AAA warned that drivers would soon be paying $3 per gallon for gas, but prices in Butler have actually decreased a nickel since then.

Money No. 2 Michigan State beats Wisconsin, wraps up Big Ten
Author: 0 No. 2 Michigan State beats Wisconsin, wraps up Big Ten

But Michigan State didn't win a game in the 2001 Big Ten tournament before making the Final Four a third consecutive season. Unlike previous year, though, Michigan State doesn't have to worry about being on the bubble and getting into the tournament.

Money At least 14 dead in Papua New Guinea quake
Author: 0 At least 14 dead in Papua New Guinea quake

Its partner, Oil Search, said a review of all of its facilities and infrastructure would take at least a week, and an industry source told Reuters that the Exxon plant will likely be shut at least seven days. He said that landslides had buried homes and blocked a river. The gas to electricity that powers Porgera gold mine is also said to be affected while the Ok Tedi mine has also reported to have been affected.

Money Automotive industry head says Government's airbag recall has gone too far
Author: 0 Automotive industry head says Government's airbag recall has gone too far

Attorney General Curtis Hill announced a settlement with TK Holdings Inc., the USA subsidiary of Takata, over allegations that the company concealed safety issues related to airbag systems installed in a wide variety of vehicles. "I think there's about 27,000 still around, but we suspect a lot of them are in junk yards", Mr Sims said. It is then left up to official NZ distributors to try and identify these vehicles and endeavour to manage a recall, which under NZ legislation they are not ...

Money Oil futures fall on stronger dollar as Fed Chairman Powell testifies
Author: 0 Oil futures fall on stronger dollar as Fed Chairman Powell testifies

In January, the personal consumption expenditure price index, a preferred inflation gauge by the Fed, rose 1.7 percent. Best Buy jumped around 5 percent after it reported for the fourth quarter, recovering from falls overnight due to the US consumer electronics retailer's announcement of 250 small mobile phone store closures.

Money Walmart raises minimum age for firearm purchases to 21
Author: 0 Walmart raises minimum age for firearm purchases to 21

These changes, Stack says, will be permanent. The company is calling on lawmakers to pass "common sense gun reform" measures which would include raising the minimum age to buy guns to 21, banning assault-type weapons and so-called "bump stocks", and conducting broader background checks that include mental-health information and previous interactions with law enforcement.

Money European shares fall amid US Fed chair's hawkish comments
Author: 0 European shares fall amid US Fed chair's hawkish comments

Even as Powell's remarks began to soothe nerves, markets got rattled again by fresh comments that New York Fed President William Dudley reportedly made Thursday in Brazil. "The prospect of faster rate hikes in the near-term has been damaging for stock markets recently and explains why once again USA indices shed more than 1 percent on Tuesday".

Money These are the companies that have cut ties with the NRA
Author: 0 These are the companies that have cut ties with the NRA

On Friday, vehicle rental company Hertz said in a tweet that it's also ending its NRA rental auto discount program. Since the tragedy in Parkland, Florida, a number of companies have chose to sever their relationship with the NRA, in an effort to punish our members who are doctors, farmers, law enforcement officers, fire fighters, nurses, shop owners and school teachers that live in every American community.

Money Governor candidate: 'I will kill' legislation that benefits Delta after NRA split
Author: 0 Governor candidate: 'I will kill' legislation that benefits Delta after NRA split

A message posted to the NRA's official Twitter account said: "Having those on the left pushing for a boycott to pressure companies to drop discounts just shows how out of touch some are". The news comes as Delta, one of the state's largest employers, appeared close to convincing lawmakers to restore a $50 million sales-tax exemption on jet fuel.

Money Met Office issues ANOTHER red weather warning as United Kingdom faces 'blizzard conditions'
Author: 0 Met Office issues ANOTHER red weather warning as United Kingdom faces 'blizzard conditions'

Conditions on the roads will be treacherous; there will be disruption to rail, air and ferry services. "Many farmers are doing their bit to help villages and towns cut off by snow by using their tractors to snow plough roads - and as part of our support for the countryside, NFU Mutual is pleased to provide cover free of charge for them to provide this as a community service".

Author: 0 Cuts Position in Pennsylvania REIT (PEI)

About 118,611 shares traded. Aqr Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0% in Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI ). Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q3 2017. (NYSE:ARE) on Tuesday, September 8 with "Buy" rating. Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc has a 52-week low of $106.89 and a 52-week high of $134.37.

Money State Bank of India hikes deposit rates by 0.75%
Author: 0 State Bank of India hikes deposit rates by 0.75%

Meanwhile, under the present loan pricing mechanism that is based on the MCLR , any upward revision in the cost of funds, including fixed deposits automatically leads to a pricing revision in loans. Bankers and analysts attributed the reason for the increase in deposit rates to tight banking system liquidity conditions. While holding rates steady, the central bank has also maintained its neutral stance.

Money Study Finds Gun Injuries Drop Significantly During NRA Conventions
Author: 0 Study Finds Gun Injuries Drop Significantly During NRA Conventions

Moreover, certain people and places had fewer injuries than usual on convention days, Jena and study co-researcher Andrew Olenski, a doctoral student of economics at Columbia University, found. "I don't know of statistics on the distribution of gun use among gun owners but I would guess that it is very skewed", he said. According to a study by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there were more than 65,000 intentional shootings in the United States in 2014, and 16,000 per ...

Money 7.5-magnitude quake kills 31 in Papua New Guinea
Author: 0 7.5-magnitude quake kills 31 in Papua New Guinea

Areas affected by landslides are seen after a powerful 7.5 magnitude natural disaster, in Hela, Papua New Guinea February 26, 2018 in this picture obtained from social media. In Western Highlands, electricity is still cut off. Separately, Barrick Gold Corp. said its Porgera mine is secure and no injuries were reported.

Money Services suspended at Glasgow Airport due to snow
Author: 0 Services suspended at Glasgow Airport due to snow

Most of Italy's other main airports were open, albeit with flight delays. Dubliners Paddy and Pamela O'Connor, and their friends Joseph and Geraldine Byrne, were due to catch a flight to Alicante in Spain, and made it as far as the gate before it was cancelled.

Money Hack of German government network 'ongoing'
Author: 0 Hack of German government network 'ongoing'

Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries said it would be "problematic" if Moscow were found to have launched the attack, as German media have reported. The hackers reportedly infiltrated the government's "Informationsverbund Berlin-Bonn" (IVBB) network, a specially designed communications platform that is separate from other public networks to ensure a supposed added layer of security.

Money Uber Health wants to deliver you to the doctor
Author: 0 Uber Health wants to deliver you to the doctor

Lyft also has patient transport partnerships with larger health care providers. "We want to make [ Uber ] accessible to patients whether they're familiar with Uber or not", Chris Weber, general manager of Uber Health, told CNN. Uber also doesn't have the best track record when it comes to wheelchair accessibility. Uber and Lyft's move into the healthcare space represents yet another way in which the ride hailing companies are elbowing traditional transportation providers, from taxis ...

Money CBI gets Karti's custody for questioning till March 6
Author: 0 CBI gets Karti's custody for questioning till March 6

During the arguments over CBI application for his custody for 14 days, it came to light that Karti spent the first night in custody in a cardiac care unit on doctor's advice though he did not complain about any uneasiness. However, soon after landing at Chennai yesterday, Karthi was arrested by CBI sleuths which interrogated him at an undisclosed location at the Airport.

Money Best Buy shutting down 250 small mobile-phone stores
Author: 0 Best Buy shutting down 250 small mobile-phone stores

At their peak several years ago, Best Buy operated a little more than 400 of the mobile phone stores. Ultimately, Best Buy announced that it intends to close all of its 257 remaining Best Buy Mobile stand-alone stores in the United States by May 31, 2018.

Money Facebook Jobs rolls out to 40 more countries
Author: 0 Facebook Jobs rolls out to 40 more countries

Businesses with Facebook Pages can create new job posts, see applications, and schedule interviews. An online poll Facebook commissioned also shows that one-in-four people who responded, said they had searched for, or found a job using Facebook , since the option was made available in the U.S.

Money Abarth 124 GT & 695 Rivale revealed ahead Geneva debut
Author: 0 Abarth 124 GT & 695 Rivale revealed ahead Geneva debut

New lightweight 17-inch wheels were also fitted and are 3 kg lighter than standard equipment. According to Abarth , the carbon fiber roof, which contains a rear window with defroster, weighs just 16 kilograms (35 pounds). Performance is unchanged - the same 1.4-litre turbocharged engine gives 168bhp and 184lb ft of torque, so acceleration to 62mph remains unchanged at 6.8sec, with a 144mph top speed.

Money Siddaramaiah government doesn't work without
Author: 0 Siddaramaiah government doesn't work without "Seedha Rupaiyya": PM Modi

The BJP is now ruling in 14 states besides being a coalition partner in Bihar and Jammu & Kashmir where it has its deputy Chief Ministers. "With close cooperation between the states and the Centre, the country should try to hold simultaneous elections from panchayats to Parliament by 2018-19 or by 2022", said the senior BJP leader after the Chief Ministers' Council meeting.

Money Maruti Suzuki Alto crosses 35 lakh unit sales milestone
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki Alto crosses 35 lakh unit sales milestone

The company has announced that total vehicles sales in February 2018 jumped 19% over the same month past year, thanks to a surge in sales in passenger and commercial vehicles segments. The second growth driver for the company continued to be the SUV/UV category. Tata's passenger vehicle sale saw a massive growth of 45 per cent with 17,771 units being sold in February 2018, against the 12,272 units sold during the same month past year.

Money German Court Will Let Cities Ban Some Diesel Cars To Decrease Pollution
Author: 0 German Court Will Let Cities Ban Some Diesel Cars To Decrease Pollution

According to experts, due to the high levels of nitrogen oxide (NOx), which frequently exceeds the European Union limits of 40 micrograms of NOx per cubic meter, it causes between 6,000 and 13,000 deaths every year in Germany . An outright ban could badly damage residual values. The ruling is an important precedent, since in Germany circulate 15 million of diesel vehicles, but only 2.7 million meet standard Euro 6, 2015, most rigorous with pollution.