• Rainy and mild on Saturday; winter-like for Easter Sunday
Rainy and mild on Saturday; winter-like for Easter Sunday

Nope, says New Jersey State Climatologist David Robinson, who has been analyzing all the snowfall numbers and comparing them to winter seasons dating back to the late 1800s. Winds stay breezy throughout the day, but the direction of the wind will change to a chilly north wind after midday. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

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  • Is Shire plc (SHPG) a Buy? The Stock Rises Again
Is Shire plc (SHPG) a Buy? The Stock Rises Again

ETRADE Capital Management LLC now owns 6,746 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $1,033,000 after acquiring an additional 528 shares during the last quarter. Therefore 63% are positive. Citigroup restated a buy rating and set a GBX 5,500 ($75.99) price target on shares of Shire in a report on Friday, January 5th.

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  • The co-founder of self-driving trucking startup Otto has left Uber
The co-founder of self-driving trucking startup Otto has left Uber

Although Reuters reported that a settlement had occurred, when reached this morning, Perez-Hesano told Phoenix New Times that, "the daughter and the husband of the late Ms. Herzberg was walking her bicycle outside the crosswalk on a four-lane road when she was struck. There was no indication that Herzberg's relatives had filed a lawsuit aga...

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  • Wall Street drops sharply one day after giant rally
Wall Street drops sharply one day after giant rally

Technology companies accounted for much of the broad rally, which powered the Dow Jones industrial average to a gain of almost 670 points. Microsoft, which outgained all the other companies in the S&P 500 Monday, gave up $4.31, or 4.6 percent, to $89.47.

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  • Grab buys Uber's business in Southeast Asia
Grab buys Uber's business in Southeast Asia

Grab is in the process of transferring or "onboarding" your data, so if you're feeling antsy you can still sign up as a Grab driver yourself. Meanwhile the sale is Uber's latest withdrawal from a market where it had faced fierce competition, as new chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi seeks to stem huge losses and move past a series of scandals...

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  • Waymo, Jaguar Team Up on Self-Driving Fleet
Waymo, Jaguar Team Up on Self-Driving Fleet

Arizona's favorable weather conditions have made it an ideal location for companies to test self-driving auto services. Although the companies did not disclose financial terms of the deal, Bloomberg reported that Waymo will purchase the Jaguar vehicles, which sell for $69,500.

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  • Huawei P20 Pro launch - United Kingdom release date, price and full specs REVEALED
Huawei P20 Pro launch - United Kingdom release date, price and full specs REVEALED

The array consists of a 40-megapixel RGB sensor, a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor and an 8-megapixel sensor with f/1.8, f/1.6 and f/2.4 apertures, respectively. On the front of the devices sit 5.8-inch and 6.1-inch displays , respectively. Yes, so you can choose between using the front fingerprint sensor, face unlock , or the rear-mounted finge...

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  • United States destroyer sails close to contested island in South China Sea
United States destroyer sails close to contested island in South China Sea

In its own statement late Friday, China's defense ministry said two Chinese Navy ships "took immediate action to identify and verify the USA ship, and warned and dispelled it". It said two Chinese Navy ships "took immediate action to identify and verify the United States ship, and warned and dispelled it". Separately Friday, China's Navy said it ...

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  • Facebook expects more data abuses will be discovered
Facebook expects more data abuses will be discovered

News that Cambridge Analytica reportedly accessed information from roughly 50 million users caused Facebook's value to drop by the billions shortly after . It too has blamed the University of Cambridge researcher Alexsandr Kogan, for any potential breach of data rules Kogan created a lifestyle quiz app for Facebook which was downloaded by 270,...

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  • Uber's driverless cars said to lag behind competitors
Uber's driverless cars said to lag behind competitors

Applicants must be legal entities equipped with mature driverless auto technology, and be able to provide both detailed operation and insurance plans, he said. Waymo and Cruise, a self-driving vehicle company owned by GM, reported their "intervention" numbers to California regulators. So as we develop self-driving technology, safety is our primary ...

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  • Nissan aims to sell one million electric vehicles annually by 2022
Nissan aims to sell one million electric vehicles annually by 2022

The automaker is also planning a "product offensive" in China that will include electric cars developed in concert with local firms. The project utilizes the growing number of used electric-car batteries that will become available as electric vehicles increase in popularity around the world.

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  • United States markets end higher led by oil cos; Facebook extends losses
United States markets end higher led by oil cos; Facebook extends losses

The Federal Reserve is expected to raise US rates for the first time this year after a two-day policy meeting, but investors are on edge over the kind of monetary policy regime new Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell will pursue. Few economists expect new Fed chair Jerome Powell to alter the trajectory of the bank's anticipated rate path, but as ...

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  • United Airlines Temporarily Suspends Transporting Pets in Cargo Holds
United Airlines Temporarily Suspends Transporting Pets in Cargo Holds

Kokito, a 10-month old French bulldog, died last week after a flight attendant insisted that the carrier in which he was being transported be stowed in an overhead bin for the duration of the four-hour flight. In addition to conducting a review, United recently updated its guidelines for dogs traveling in bags. The dog was being transported as ...

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  • Inflation falls to 2.7%: ONS
Inflation falls to 2.7%: ONS

Falling petrol prices and a slower rise in the cost of food contributed to a drop in United Kingdom consumer price inflation during February. The hotel prices also dropped, and ferry tickets are rising more slowly than a year ago. Petrol prices fell on the month and food prices rose more slowly than in February 2017, he said. The data suggests th...

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  • Man United draw Tottenham in FA Cup semifinals; Chelsea vs. Southampton
Man United draw Tottenham in FA Cup semifinals; Chelsea vs. Southampton

And both the semi-final and possible final will be at the club's temporary home Wembley, where Spurs have lost just three of 24 games this season. It was embarrassingly easy, though not entirely unpredictable considering the fact Swansea had not beaten Spurs in 14 Premier League attempts and have to go back to 1991 for their last win over...

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  • Top Republican predicts Trump will nix Iran deal in May
Top Republican predicts Trump will nix Iran deal in May

The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee told host Margaret Brennan he "doesn't feel like it's going to be extended", barring some sort of agreement European officials may be able to create in the coming weeks and convince Trump to support .

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  • Pakistan not to take part in WTO meet in New Delhi
Pakistan not to take part in WTO meet in New Delhi

India has invited trade ministers of more than 50 nations including the US, China, and Pakistan to converse subjects related to agriculture and services. Pakistan had initially accepted the invitation, but sources in Pakistan foreign ministry said the situation has changed after "repeated harassment of families of diplomats" and it was made a dec...

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  • Will continue to
Will continue to "fully cooperate" with Robert Mueller: White House

The subpoena was issued sometime over the past several weeks. According to the Times , the subpoena comes amid indications that Mueller may be examining whether foreign money helped fund Trump's political activities. No major transactions have occurred at the Trump Organization without Trump's blessing, and his unwillingness and failure to...

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  • Trump blocks Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm, citing national security
Trump blocks Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm, citing national security

In a presidential order, Trump said there was " credible evidence " to believe that the takeover might " impair the national security of the United States ". Broadcom is in the process of reincorporating in San Jose, Calif. If Broadcom successfully relocates to the USA, it would escape the jurisdiction of CFIUS, but for the time being Trum...

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  • Pentagon issues guidance for Trump-requested parade: no tanks
Pentagon issues guidance for Trump-requested parade: no tanks

However, a Pentagon memo declared the parade to be excluding tanks in order to lessen the impact inflicted on roads. Despite the lack of tanks, the parade will feature "a heavy air component", with military air crafts flying overhead at the end of the parade.

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  • Waymo is testing self-driving trucks in Atlanta
Waymo is testing self-driving trucks in Atlanta

Atlanta is one of the biggest logistics hubs in the country, making it a natural home for Google's logistical operations and the flawless environment for our next phase of testing Waymo's self-driving trucks, the company wrote in a blog post .

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  • Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein 'planning to exit' as early as year-end
Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein 'planning to exit' as early as year-end

It's not clear what Blankfein plans to do after leaving Goldman Sachs. Although Blankfein is credited with getting Goldman Sachs back on its feet after the crisis, its trading division has struggled in recent years, and some analysts have faulted Blankfein's leadership.

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  • Airport Chaos: Technical issues causing major delays at Sydney Airport
Airport Chaos: Technical issues causing major delays at Sydney Airport

Virgin Australia said that "due to a technical issue" passengers were being processed at reduced capacity. Pictures shared on social media earlier show hoards of passengers milling around the entrance to Terminal 2 about five am, with many reporting they were unable to even pass through the security screening.

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  • Amazon will soon stop selling all Nest products
Amazon will soon stop selling all Nest products

Smart speakers including e-commerce giant Amazon's " Echo " and Google Home will generate more than $40 billion in home shopping sales in the United States and United Kingdom alone by the year 2022, according to a report released this week from OC&C Strategy Consultants.

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  • Jose Mourinho sends message to Man United starlet Scott McTominay
Jose Mourinho sends message to Man United starlet Scott McTominay

Stoke midfielder Fletcher, now 34, followed a similar path through the United academy before going on to win five Premier League titles and the Champions League. "I think Scott deserves more than what he is getting". "That's not to say he's not got ability himself but sometimes when you first come into the team, especially at Man United, you've...

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