After the eight were sworn in at the Los Angeles federal court, lawyers for Musk and the diver, Vernon Unsworth, gave opening statements. "I try to get people to take climate change seriously and that hasn't worked", Musk said . Elon Musk is now on trial for alleged defamation against cave diver Vernon Unsworth. The trial is set to continue on Wednesday when Musk will be questioned by his own attorney, with Unsworth due to testify later in the week.
Mr Musk apologised from the witness stand and expressed regret several times for his tweets , which he downplayed as "off-the-cuff" responses that he hurriedly wrote in anger and never meant to be taken seriously. So, he fired back with the "pedo guy" tweet. Musk's tweet was indeed widely covered by the media. Spiro stated: "These tweets are not allegations of crimes".
The losses were reported across Quebec, Alberta and British Columbia, mostly in manufacturing, natural resources and public administration, and affecting men in the core working ages of 25 to 54 and women over 55, Statistics Canada said . Canada's goods-producing industries saw a decline of 26,600 net jobs, largely on manufacturing. US hiring surged in November, as the economy added 266,000 jobs and unemployment returned to a half-century low.
There were 3,045 reported sexual assaults the following year during 1.3 billion total trips. Uber operates almost 4 million trips every day in the USA alone. Baker says she has urged other companies in the hospitality and transportation industries in the U.S.to follow suit. Both Uber and its competitor Lyft have faced a string of lawsuits accusing the rideshare companies of not doing enough to protect the safety of drivers and passengers.
The kingdom will also voluntarily lower its crude oil production by an additional 400,000 bpd, which will carry the total of OPEC and non-OPEC cuts to 2.1 million bpd starting from January 1, he added. That deal was originally fixed in December previous year, was extended at OPEC's last meeting in July, and is due to expire in March 2020. Crude futures rose as much as 2.4 per cent in London and NY as Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said the country would continue ...
Once the Ford team discovered how coffee straw could be used to build auto parts, they contacted McDonald's due to the scale of the restaurant chain and its comparable sustainability goals, Miewelski said. In recent years, Ford has tried to use more recycled material in its cars , including seat cushions made from soy products, gaskets made from old tire rubber, interior console components made from bamboo, and wiring brackets made from tomato skins.