Trump has nominated Jerome Powell to replace Yellen, 71, when her term ends in February, though his chairmanship is still subject to Senate confirmation. But it's standard practice for a Fed leader to step down once his or her term as chair ends. That move bucked a long-standing tradition of presidents reappointing their predecessor's Fed pick.
That sets the stage for an epic legal battle with AT&T . AT&T and Time Warner will hold a press conference later today to discuss the Justice Department's efforts to block their merger, but in the meantime, the companies are calling out the agency.
Some of London's buses will run on waste coffee grounds from today. Oil giant, Shell has announced that it is working in collaboration with bio-bean and the coffee drinkers of London to power some of the city's buses. Bio-bean has been using coffee to deliver energy for a short while now, giving households the ability to burn coffee instead of wood for their fires.
More than 36,000 pounds of the food products made by a company in San Fernando may have been contaminated, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service. Green Cuisine packaged salads affected by a recall. They had a "use by" date between 11/10 and 11/21. Products with different "INSPECTED" codes are produced in separate facilities and are not impacted by this potential concern.
Musk said customers can put down a $5,000 deposit for the semi now and production will begin in 2019. Elon Musk stated that the Roadster would be the quickest vehicle in the Tesla lineup, with a new acceleration mode called "Maximum Plaid", beyond the previously released Insane Mode and Ludicrous Mode acceleration modes found in the performance model versions of the Tesla Model S and Tesla Model X.
According to the press release, Ross 128 b is "also the closest planet to be discovered orbiting an inactive red dwarf star, which may increase the likelihood that this planet could potentially sustain life". Ross 128 b will by then take the crown from Proxima b and become the closest exoplanet to Earth! "However, it seems that Ross 128 is a much quieter star, and so its planets may be the closest known comfortable abode for possible life".