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Amazon launches Prime free same-day delivery in Cincinnati Amazon launches Prime free same-day delivery in Cincinnati
- April 07, 2016

Amazon can't service every single resident in these cities, but taking the rough populations of each, Inverse estimates that Same-Day delivery is available to more than 21 percent of the U.S. As long as the same-day orders are at least $35. An Amazon news release notes that Prime members in the Fresno metro area are eligible, but it doesn't stipulate exactly how far that area extends. (more...)
Pfizer-Allergan merger in doubt as new USA tax inversion rules proposed Pfizer-Allergan merger in doubt as new USA tax inversion rules proposed
- April 06, 2016

As the US took tougher steps Monday to limit the tax-cutting power of corporate inversions, analysts said the new rules may put a planned $160 billion merger between Pfizer Inc. By Tuesday afternoon Pfizer had made no formal decision, its only statement being a brief late-Monday press release saying the company is "conducting a review" and would say nothing until it's completed. (more...)
Panama Papers pile pressure on leaders
- April 06, 2016

He has said he has done nothing wrong. However, asked whether China would investigate those named in the reports, Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman Hong Lei (洪磊) said: "For such groundless accusations, I have no comment". The Vermont senator now claims the leaked " Panama Papers ", which expose the offshore financial holdings of numerous high-profile individuals and firms, prove he was correct. (more...)
Prosecution of woman who bought abortion drugs online 'in public interest' Prosecution of woman who bought abortion drugs online 'in public interest'
- April 06, 2016

Police were alerted after the woman's two housemates contacted police, a week after finding blood-stained items and a foetus in the bin of the house they shared in south Belfast. Abortion is illegal in Northern Ireland. He said the woman now has a new baby with her partner and was "trying to put her life back together again". (more...)
Here's the all-new Tesla Model 3!
- April 05, 2016

The wait is over: Tesla has launched the Model 3 - its lowest-cost electric vehicle (EV) to date - at its design studio in Los Angeles. In a welcome surprise, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has announced via his Twitter handle that the company is launching in India this year starting with the Tesla Model 3. (more...)
Tesla's Model 3 to be introduced in India: Elon Musk
- April 05, 2016

Although the auto won't be actually sent to customers until late 2017, eager fans formed long lines at many Tesla stores on Thursday, but now the vehicle is available to order online with a $1,000 deposit. Tesla Motors until now had focussed on the developed countries for sale as the cars require Tesla's supercharging network to refill the batteries. (more...)