• Local church hides 300 golden Easter eggs around Bakersfield
Local church hides 300 golden Easter eggs around Bakersfield

Those 3 and younger will hunt for eggs around Frisco Town Hall while the historic park's gazebo lawn will be for those ages 4-5 and the upper lawn will be set aside for the older 6- to 8-year-olds. "Guests can enjoy all-day pool access, exciting activities for kids with egg decoration classes and their very own Easter Egg Hunt". When kids are...

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  • Tech startups Pinterest, Zoom soar in Wall Street debut
Tech startups Pinterest, Zoom soar in Wall Street debut

The jump was a positive sign for other venture-backed Silicon Valley firms after a stumble for ride-hailing firm Lyft , which has lost some 20 percent since its market debut last month. Just three weeks ago, Lyft also did well on its first trading day before Wall Street pumped the brakes. Lyft is now trading almost 20% below its initial public off...

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  • Boeing completes trial flights with updated anti-stall software
Boeing completes trial flights with updated anti-stall software

The campaign has included a 737 Max 7 outfitted with flight-testing instrumentation, as well as aircraft that have rolled out of a Boeing factory south of Seattle with the updated software already installed. Many countries including the United States have grounded the aircraft after a 737 MAX with Ethiopian Airlines crashed in March. While d...

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  • First Lady Easter Egg Hunt 2019
First Lady Easter Egg Hunt 2019

A cracking good Easter is being planned at Traquair House, pictured, with the annual Easter Eggstravaganza featuring thousands of Easter eggs to be found. Kids will also receive an Easter Tote Bag to collect their treats - as long as supplies last. On stage there will be performances from local groups while Mr Merlin will take to stage at 1pm and...

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  • What's open and what's closed in Cornwall Easter Weekend Local News
What's open and what's closed in Cornwall Easter Weekend Local News

Residents can still renew their licence plates and perform selected transactions with ServiceOntario on their official website . "In these states, credit unions, community and regional banks are likely to be closed". Recycling and garbage is being collected as normally scheduled on the Good Friday and Easter Monday for those with Friday and Mond...

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  • Amazon may close cloud, e-commerce business in China
Amazon may close cloud, e-commerce business in China

Amazon's customers in China will still be able to purchase the firm's Kindle e-readers and online content, said the sources, who spoke on condition of anonymity. Amazon still has less than 1 percent market share in China, according to iResearch. "Amazon's commitment to China remains strong", Amazon said in its statement.

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  • All-new Hyundai Venue officially unveiled
All-new Hyundai Venue officially unveiled

The sub-compact crossover market is sizzling hot and Hyundai is looking to expand their presence in the segment by introducing the all-new Venue . Maruti Brezza is the only SUV among its competitors that is offered exclusively with a diesel engine . Unlike its wildly popular sibling, the Creta , the Hyundai Venue won't get a diesel-auto...

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  • Facebook uploaded 1.5 million users' email lists without consent
Facebook uploaded 1.5 million users' email lists without consent

New users who enter their email and password are greeted by a pop-up box that says their email contacts are being uploaded without asking the user's permission, Business Insider reported . Granted, this isn't terribly different from Facebook grabbing all your contacts (presumably with your permission) when you install the Facebook app on your An...

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  • Brent oil exceeds $72 for first time since November
Brent oil exceeds $72 for first time since November

TOKYO/SYDNEY, April 18 ( Reuters ) - Oil prices edged higher on Thursday, supported by ongoing OPEC-led supply cuts and a surprise fall in US crude inventories, although gains were capped by strong USA production. China's economy grew by 6.4 percent in the first quarter, official data showed, defying expectations for a further slowdown and assuag...

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  • Kia HabaNiro concept EV SUV unveiled in NY
Kia HabaNiro concept EV SUV unveiled in NY

At the rear, Lava Red splashes across the C-pillar and across the roof. Up front, a W-shaped strip of LEDs spans the front end. The front foregoes Kia's tiger nose-inspired grille in favor of a mouth that looks more like by a shark's snout, with a slit-like gap full of what the company calls "black aluminum teeth".

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  • Stop & Shop strike impacting customers and nearby businesses
Stop & Shop strike impacting customers and nearby businesses

As of late Tuesday, there were no signs that the labor dispute would be ending soon, though federal mediators had stepped in to try and break the impasse. Stop & Shop said it is also offering wage increases and increased pension contributions for current workers. "I and the entire Stop & Shop team remain firmly committed to getting a fair new con...

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  • 21 charged in 'car2go' rental auto thefts in Chicago
21 charged in 'car2go' rental auto thefts in Chicago

Several vehicles have been recovered, and persons of interest are being questioned, police said, adding that the recoveries appear to be isolated to Chicago's West Side. 'Out of an abundance of caution and safety for our members we are temporarily pausing our Chicago service, ' a car2go spokesperson told WBBM-TV. Car2Go reassured their customer...

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  • Pakistan’s finance minister steps down ahead of International Monetary Fund deal
Pakistan’s finance minister steps down ahead of International Monetary Fund deal

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government announced Dr Abdul Hazeez Sheikh would take over as the finance adviser. Asad Umar had been fighting fire for several months now even as Pakistan's economy went from bad to worse to absolute tatters.

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  • Subaru Outback Adds Turbo and More Tech
Subaru Outback Adds Turbo and More Tech

The vehicle makes its debut at the New York Auto Show 2019, and as you'd expect there's standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. New for 2020 is a special Onyx Edition XT that blacks out the trim, badging, and 18-inch wheels and features an exclusive two-tone gray cabin with water-repellent seat upholstery.

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  • Carl's Jr. Reveals Its 4/20 Offering
Carl's Jr. Reveals Its 4/20 Offering

The restaurant will test a CBD-infused burger at one of its Denver locations for one day only: April 20, the unofficial holiday for cannabis enthusiasts. "If anyone is going to do it, I would want Carl's Jr.to do it", Trevino said of the prospect of launching a CBD-infused menu item nationally. CBD has been celebrated for its potential health ben...

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  • Inflation rate unchanged as lower food prices offset higher fuel costs
Inflation rate unchanged as lower food prices offset higher fuel costs

The report stated that urban inflation rate increased by 11.54 percent year-on-year in March 2019 from 11.59 percent recorded in February, while the rural inflation rate increased by 10.99 percent in March from 11.05 percent in February. Annual consumer-price growth remained at 1.9%, its third month below the Bank of England's 2% goal, the Office ...

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  • 4th annual city-wide Easter egg hunt begins
4th annual city-wide Easter egg hunt begins

The event will be held rain, snow or shine, so dress children accordingly. The Avon Egg Hunt returns to Harry A. Nottingham Park on Saturday, April 20, at 10 a.m. Two Arrows Coffee in Vail is celebrating its first winter in Vail with a Closing Day pre-party on Easter Sunday featuring mimosas, carajillos and limitless coffee.

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  • Jet Airways seeks emergency funds, operates only 5 planes
Jet Airways seeks emergency funds, operates only 5 planes

Kharola said around 21 aircraft are likely to be added to the fleet of domestic carriers by the end of May. "Lenders are committed to Jet Airways' revival". A meeting between the airline's management and lenders went on till late Tuesday evening but the impasse continued. Creditors can take a defaulting company to the NCLT for seeking approval ...

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  • Lenders shortlist four investors for Jet Airways
Lenders shortlist four investors for Jet Airways

Speaking to newspersons after an interaction with Rajiv Kumar, Secretary, Department of Financial Services, Sunil Mehta Punjab National Bank Managing Director & CEO, said: "Discussions for reviving the airline are under way and nothing has been finalised as of now".

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  • Qualcomm and Apple drop lawsuits against each other
Qualcomm and Apple drop lawsuits against each other

The loss of Intel as a pseudo-competitor in some ways plays into Apple's argument that Qualcomm has a monopoly on this technology, but frankly the issues with Intel being unable to compete on a basic technology performance level were bound to be there regardless.

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