According to the plea agreement, Takata has admitted that company executives knew the airbags could be defective as early as the year 2000, and systematically falsified testing data related to the airbags for years. Arrest warrants were issued for all three former executives. It will also be placed on probation and an independent monitor will oversee it for the next three years.
According to Google, users can now even track driver on the map and call him up. Google Maps rolled out a new version of the application Thursday that allows users to directly book an Uber, even if they don't have the Uber app installed, the company announced on its website.
In 2015, marine biologists confirmed that a third species exists, the ruby seadragon, by analyzing the DNA of four preserved specimens. The ruby seadragon also lacks the distinctive leaf-like appendages of the common and leafy seadragons which are used for camouflage in sea grass and kelp meadows in which they live.
The Supreme Court had banned Jallikattu on grounds of animal cruelty in 2014 that has been continuously opposed by political parties in Tamil Nadu. The apex court, which had first banned the sport in 2014 citing animal cruelty, had upheld the order a year ago when it dismissed the state government's review petition.
FCA has offered up the logo above, but there is no other information shy of the fact that Dodge expects to raise the bar over the Challenger Hellcat with the new SRT Demon. On a new webpage set up just for the Demon, Dodge has a total of 12 videos listed, each slated to debut one week from the video before it, with today being week one, day one.
Government officials say the new tunnel would get rid of traffic eyesore for tourists visiting the World Heritage Site. Public consultations will run from January to March. Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites are classified as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO, and ones with so-called outstanding universal value. A tunnel at Stonehenge has finally given the go-ahead after decades of delays despite fears that it could blight the historic landscape.
The federal office issued that the global community must address the Arctic warming urgently by reducing the human emission of greenhouse gasses to the atmosphere. Of course, President-elect Donald Trump has dismissed climate change as " bullshit " and a Chinese "hoax", and vowed to cut all federal spending related to the issue.
The findings by Weizmann Institute of Science's Raluca Rufu were published in Nature Geoscience . About 20 such crashes would have been required to build the Moon, they concluded, while conceding that further study is needed into the mechanics of Moon formation from "moonlets".
Nokia have also managed to break the top 50 this year, up 74% on 2015 with 695 patents granted. Buoyed by an increase in patents acquired by companies like IBM, the US accounted for a patent increase from 10 firms in 2015 to 17 companies in 2016.
At its core, the Trump-brokered-but-not-really deal for the Indianapolis-based company was nothing more than ceding tax breaks to a company running a profitable factory. GM announced in 2015 that it planned to build its next-generation Chevrolet Cruze compact in Mexico in a bid to expand into the Latin American nation.
If she was indeed born in 1911, that's one year before the Titanic sunk. "She is one of only a few "resident" whales for which we do not know the precise age because she was born long before our study began". The Center for Whale Research has studied southern resident killer whales for four decades. As of December 31, the SRKW population is estimated to number 78 and the J pod has 24 individuals plus a wandering orca called L87.
Therefore, they need to observed closely and added on a as-needed basis and so far only leap seconds have been added rather than taken away. Approximately fifty years ago, scientists made a decision to measure time no longer by using astronomy.
Hot on the heels of unveiling a rather unusual levitating speaker yesterday, LG made a decision to reveal two more odd new audio products today, both of which sit around your neck. The Tone Free represents the company's first true wireless earbuds, while the Tone Studio is a personal wearable speaker. The two full-range speakers on top are accompanied by a pair of vibrating speakers at the bottom, which have been designed in collaboration with DTS to bring a surroundsound-like experience.
Kevin Durant dunked all over Kevin Love, so Love responded by doing what he does best: throwing an outlet pass to the best player on the planet. The Cavaliers took a 105-103 lead on one of the more thunderous dunks of LeBron James' career.
Those looking for an Apple Watch Series 2 can get the stainless steel 42mm model for $509, for a savings of $90. Series 2 Apple Watch models are more expensive, and at the time of writing, there are only three versions from which to choose - a 38mm space black with black band, and two 42mm models in space black or stainless steel.
The experience Joel Lyle had as a child growing up with parents who were Salvation Army officers taught him about the meaning of Christmas and how important it will always be to help others. "I appreciate it. Because it shows me that there are people out there who are still willing to help people out". MSUB's Office of Community Involvement worked with a student support services group on campus to expand the Angel Tree program to help parents attending the university.
But the serial entrepreneur did update his Twitter bio to read, "Tesla, SpaceX, Tunnels (yes, tunnels) & OpenAI". Elon Musk's new traffic tunnel idea appears to have been born while he was stuck in traffic, like most Californians. "So, I highly suggest tunnels". He wrote that the tunnel digging company will be named "The Boring Company", a amusing take on its literal goal, as is its tagline: "Boring, it's what we do".
Tsunami warnings issued after a 7.9 magnitude quake struck off Papua New Guinea on Saturday night have been canceled, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center and New Zealand government said. A moderate and strong aftershock struck the area of the original quake within the space of an hour, with the USGS reporting 5.5- and 6.3- magnitude quakes at 9.22 pm and 9.27 pm (1122 and 1127 GMT) respectively.
After the open, Goodman and Baldwin joined first-time host Casey Affleck during the monologue, with Goodman noting that "between the three of us, we've hosted "SNL" 31 times". "I don't know what that means, but it sounds tremendous". Bennett's Putin hilariously but depressingly appeals to Trump's narcissism to get what he wants.