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Source: Reuters

Industry must rein in spend on electric, self-driving cars: Magna CEO

Wednesday 22:44 GMT

Over the next decade, vehicle and parts suppliers plan to spend $300 billion to bring electric cars to the mass market, Magna CEO Don Walker said, a huge jump from last year’s industry estimate of $90 billion for the period.

Global automobile and auto parts makers which want to capitalize on electric and autonomous vehicles need to cut back investments and forge more partnerships instead, the chief executive of global parts supplier Magna International said Tuesday.

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Source: BBC

'I’m just ill – respect me for who I am'

Thursday 09:54 GMT

"I could walk outside and look completely able-bodied and no-one would ever know - but add the stick I become something different."

Speaking to BBC Scotland, Ellen, who uses a walking stick, said: "I get stares and comments virtually every time I go out - people can say things that are just very inappropriate. It's encounters like these that have made the 20-year-old Edinburgh student believe people need to rethink how they interact with disabled people.

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Source: Global News

Extreme weather, climate change concerns expected to dominate World Economic Forum in Davos

Thursday 14:30 GMT

The risk that global efforts to tackle climate change will fail has risen despite concerns about powerful storms, floods, and droughts, a survey released by the World Economic Forum said on Wednesday, days before its annual gathering in Davos.

A “vicious circle” of urbanization concentrates people and buildings in areas of potential damage, while also increasing risks, by destroying natural sources of resilience, such as mangrove forests, or increasing strain on groundwater reserves, it said.

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Source: Common Domain

Beleaguered Apple Stock Is ‘Still Not That Cheap,’ Says Analyst

Saturday 01:29 GMT

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Sacconaghi, who has a Market Perform rating and a $160 price target on Apple stock, thinks that that isn’t a risk, though he has other concerns about the company. Bernstein analyst Toni Sacconaghi wrote Friday that investors have lately wondered whether another risk–that the makers of popular software products, such as Netflix (NFLX) or “Fortnite” maker Epic Games might seek to flee the App store as part of a broader move that could endanger a valuable source of high-margin revenue–could be the “next shoe to drop.”

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Source: Fox News

Trump accuses Pelosi of being 'controlled by the radical left,' hours before White House statement on shutdown

Sunday 15:24 GMT

President Trump on Saturday accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of being controlled by the far-left, hours before he is due to make an "important" White House announcement on the partial government shutdown and border security. "She's being controlled by the radical left, which is a problem, and you know she's under total control of the radical left.

Pelosi wrote to Trump earlier this week calling on him to either delay the State of the Union address or submit it in writing.

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Source: Global News

Video shows toddler walking to police in Florida with hands up during arrest, police investigating

Today 11:45 GMT

Tallahassee police released body camera footage on Friday, in response to a social media video alleging police had their guns raised as a toddler exited a vehicle with her hands up during an arrest.

WATCH: Video released by Tallahassee police shows officers taking care of child who exited car with hands up. The people in the video question why police are “holding a gun at the baby,” while another person remarks they’re holding a gun on the vehicle.


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