When factoring in the $28.5 million the six-time All-Star is set to make this year (bringing totals up to six years and $233 million), Westbrook's new contract is the largest in National Basketball Association history. The timing of Westbrook's decision to sign the extension has also been a topic of interest across social media. When Durant bolted for Golden State, Westbrook became the man in Oklahoma City .
In late 2016, Volkswagen pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the USA government over the diesel scandal and agreed to pay almost $25 billion in fines, penalties and compensation, after it settled a number of civil lawsuits. VW faces an array of legal challenges in Germany and worldwide relating to the software, installed mainly in own- brand vehicles but also in cars made by Audi , Skoda and Seat, among its stable of 12 brands.
And while OPEC and other countries that have cut production will undoubtedly take comfort from Brent near $60 a barrel, they should be wary of taking too much of the credit and certainly can't relax their output restraint. However, analysts are skeptical about further price gains due to higher oil output from the United States. Resurgent production from US shale oil producers, who use advanced drilling methods, has played a major role in delaying the market rebalancing.
On Friday 22nd September 2017, Transport for London (TfL) informed Uber London Limited that it would not be renewing its private hire operator licence when its current licence expires on 30 September. In it, the company accused Transport for London of wanting to "restrict consumer choice" and making a decision that would affect the lives of hardworking drivers.
Meanwhile, the London mayor urged the thousands of people who had signed a petition against the ban to "direct their anger" at the firm. "TfL must also be satisfied that an operator is fit and proper to hold a license". From his comments, it appears as though the ban in London could be what was needed to force the company to improve its systemic issues, including its use of Greyball software to allegedly sidestep regulators in the UK.
Flipkart: In the fourth edition of its flagship sale event, Big Billion Days , the Bengaluru-based e-retailer is offering discounts on various products on different dates. 45,090) in the Amazon sale, the laptop features a 14-inch display and is powered by seventh-generation Intel Core i3 processor, supported by 4GB of RAM.
Still, the transport fuels company said fuel supplies nationally were healthy and that the disruption won't "materially impact company performance". The temporary shut-down to restore the fuel supply and fix the damaged the pipeline could potentially disrupt travel for the next 10 to 14 days, according to the New Zealand government.
He is 51st in the FedEx Cup standings and needs to be in the top 30 to reach next week's Tour Championship , where the victor gets a $10m bonus. It's very easy to have bogeys out there. Others included in that mix are Scott Brown , Ryan Moore , Charley Hoffman , Chez Reavie and Matt Kuchar - who each shot a 67 on Saturday - and Patrick Cantlay (70).
Lufthansa's low-priced subsidiary Eurowings , which is renting aircraft as well as pilot and crew from Air Berlin , has also been forced to cancel some flights. Germany's government has backed a €150 million ($179 million) bridging loan, and talks with potential investors are under way. "Today is a day that threatens the existence of Air Berlin ".
The German auto maker recently said that it will release electric versions of all of its models by 2030, and that it plans to release 80 new electric vehicles by 2025. VW will not be dropping combustion engines entirely yet as the infrastructure for electric vehicles is now not in place, Mueller told the BBC . By 2025, Volkswagen expects to be marketing 23 all-electric models.
Amazon says any city hoping to score the investment will have to meet some key criteria, including a prime location, access to mass transit, and proximity to an global airport. "The number of questions and encouragement in we have received from the community for competing in this significant economic development search is a reinforcement of our city's pride and support for the continued growth and diversification of our economy".
Haley rejected suggestions that decertifying the Iran deal could send a message to others involved in negotiations with the U.S. - particularly North Korea - that Washington is an unreliable dealmaker, prone to back out of agreements as easily as it makes them.
Hupperterz was arrested by police at his grandma's home, as indicated by the Philadelphia Inquirer . A search of his residence "revealed further evidence into the investigation and narcotics", according to police. She said she did not know who the woman was, but heard screams and ran outside to see what was going on. "She was an exurberant person", said Danielle Halteman.
The world No.33 from Bangkok shot a six-under-par 66 to move to 14-under 202 while overnight co-leader Lewis ended her third round on 17 under after a 65. "I was able to go 4 under par after that point which was really important and help me get to 10 under". Chun sank her par putt, leaving Lewis with one final bit of work to do.
Amazon also intends to make Amazon Prime the customer rewards programme for Whole Foods Market to provide Prime members with savings and other in-store benefits. The deal was also voted in favor of on Wednesday by shareholders of Whole Foods, according to Buzzfeed. Amazon sent the buy-side grocery sector into a whirlwind of activity earlier this year when it announced its intent to purchase Whole Foods.
Without the support of Congress, a president might withdraw the United States from the worldwide agreement, but he could not singlehandedly wave away the law on the United States books that implemented NAFTA . Trump's top economic policy officials, Gary Cohn and Steve Mnuchin, don't appear to particularly share the president's views on trade policy, and Republican Party congressional leaders certainly don't.
Lohani is an officer from the 1980 batch of the Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers (IRSME). Mital had sent his resignation to Prime Minister's Office yesterday and it was accepted late evening. Apart from its functions as the top Railway executive body for the administration, technical supervision and direction of the Railways, the Railway Board function also as a Ministry of the Government of India and exercises all the powers of Central Government in relation to the Railways.
The deadline for players to be playoff-eligible with a new team is March 1, and it's expected that a buyout will take place between the Bulls and Wade prior to then - if not well before. ESPN's Nick Friedell reported Tuesday that Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade isn't well regarded by some of his younger teammates. There's an terrible lot at play here, beginning with Wade's decision earlier this summer to opt into the final year of his contract that will pay him $23.8 million.