Nigeria says its oil refineries produce nothing

President Muhammadu Buhari  has approved the splitting of the Nigerian National Petroleum Commission, NNPC into four autonomous companies, ThisDay reports. According to the NNPC, the current pric­ing template for petrol, which was prepared by the Pet... More..

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Google Disappointed With Proposed DMV Rules For Driverless Cars
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

Google Disappointed With Proposed DMV Rules For Driverless Cars

What makes the policy more controversial among automakers is that California forbids them from selling self-driving cars. Firstly, manufacturers must certify that their autonomous cars comply with safety and pe...More..

NextEV by Warrior
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

NextEV by Warrior

Warrior will be based at the company's San Jose, Calif. office, but will oversee the software development globally at the company's Shanghai, Hong Kong, London and Munich operations as well. She spent 23 years ...More..

Children found in storage locker were killed elsewhere
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

Children found in storage locker were killed elsewhere

Plumas County Sheriff Greg Hagwood said officers found a 9-year-old girl on the floorboard of a locked SUV, according to The Plumas News. Flippo said that case will be transferred to Monterey County for prose...More..

Dow, DuPont set US$130 billion megamerger, could spark more deals
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

Dow, DuPont set US$130 billion megamerger, could spark more deals

For its 50% stake in the Dow Corning partnership, Corning said Friday in a statement that it will get $4.8 billion in cash from the venture and form a new entity to hold 40% of Hemlock Semiconductor Group, wh...More..

Volkswagen says CO2 emissions scandal is not as bad as feared
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

Volkswagen says CO2 emissions scandal is not as bad as feared

Potsch said, adding that the company is in the process of identifying the responsible parties. "We still believe in that only a comparatively little number of employees was really actively involved in the manip...More..

House easily passes spending bill -- CORRECTS VOTE COUNT
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

House easily passes spending bill -- CORRECTS VOTE COUNT

The House voted overwhelmingly to pass the $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill and the $622 billion tax package separately in action earlier Friday. Most Republicans, including Speaker Paul D. Ryan, R-Wis., b...More..

Whole Foods Denies Its Shrimp Is Peeled by Slaves
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

Whole Foods Denies Its Shrimp Is Peeled by Slaves

The company has a reputation for getting its products from farms and fishers who produce their food organically and following animal welfare practices. In addition to this measure to combat IUU, the European Un...More..

by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Aiming at Record Thursday Night Opening

We learn Kylo's his and Leia's son, Ben Solo, and has been swayed by the dark side of  the force . "The audience is back-hooray", Ford said on the  Today  show, before adding, "I came back, absolutely, for th...More..

Chelsea FC's technical director talk on Jose Mourinho departure!
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

Chelsea FC's technical director talk on Jose Mourinho departure!

West Ham boss Bilic admitted he expected Chelsea to give Mourinho more time to arrest the club's poor form. Podcast: Jose Mourinho is gone so who takes over? Hiddink played a similar role in 2009, when he...More..

MSC Cruises reveals plans for new beach destination in the Bahamas
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

MSC Cruises reveals plans for new beach destination in the Bahamas

The European cruise operator on Thursday announced plans to create an exclusive island in the Bahamas called Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve. And in keeping with the Company's commitment to providing absolutely ...More..

OPEC affirms its forecast for 2016 on decline of Azerbaijan's oil production
by | Saturday, December 19, 2015

OPEC affirms its forecast for 2016 on decline of Azerbaijan's oil production

USA crude futures were at $37.40 per barrel at 0018 GMT, up 24 cents from their last settlement, although still not far off this week's seven-year lows below $37 per barrel. However, there were signs of increas...More..

Nigeria Clarifies Fine Against Telecom MTN
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

Nigeria Clarifies Fine Against Telecom MTN

The penalty is too big comparing the annual revenue of $3.6 billion MTN generated from Nigeria in 2014. Since the fine was made public MTN share prices have dropped by as much as 25% and Chief Executive Offi...More..

Biden says Russian Federation must fulfil Ukraine peace deal, hand back Crimea
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

Biden says Russian Federation must fulfil Ukraine peace deal, hand back Crimea

Vice President Joe Biden delivers a statement on the results of talks with Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko, in Kiev , Ukraine Monday, Dec. 7, 2015. More..

Kohl's To Stay Open 24-7 in Days Leading Up to Christmas
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

Kohl's To Stay Open 24-7 in Days Leading Up to Christmas

It is also said the company stuck with the strategy because it received strong feedback from its customers. The unseasonably warm temperatures have also affected holiday sales for many retailers in the area. ...More..

Here's how Luke Cage will be different from other Marvel Netflix series
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

Here's how Luke Cage will be different from other Marvel Netflix series

The central conflict of Jessica Jones was also smaller in scale, focusing on a personal battle between her and the obsessive Kilgrave  while Luke Cage’ will see him do battle with the criminal underworld on ...More..

Three GOP candidates top polls as they continue to trade jabs
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

Three GOP candidates top polls as they continue to trade jabs

Clarity was not the victor in that exchange. Cruz is only trying to cover up his support for legalization, which he proudly touted during the immigration debate, well after the immigration debate, from ...More..

Feds seek to block Staples-Office Depot merger
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

Feds seek to block Staples-Office Depot merger

How hard that fight will be is not yet known. The commission filed an administrative complaint charging that the merger between Massachusetts-based Staples , the world's largest seller of office supplies, ...More..

UK Government agrees with Airports Commission's expansion options in south
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

UK Government agrees with Airports Commission's expansion options in south

Britain delayed on Thursday the politically-charged decision on where to build a new airport runway, prompting angry business leaders to accuse David Cameron's government of putting short-term politics over the...More..

Hong Kong Central Bank Lifts Key Rates
by | Friday, December 18, 2015

Hong Kong Central Bank Lifts Key Rates

As Hong Kong's currency is pegged to the United States dollar, the city's monetary policy typically moves in line with the Fed. "The normalization of Hong Kong's interest rate will begin with the outflow of f...More..