Becoming a bank would allow Amazon to lend out money as well as taking in deposits, but would also expose the massive firm to a far bigger regulatory requirement in a far more sensitive industry than consumer retail. Rather, Amazon is considering partnering up with the likes of JPMorgan and Capital One to create a "hybrid-type" checking account for customers. It's completely possible that the company will shy away from the effort and nothing will happen, reportsThe Wall Street Journal.
Senate Bill Would Force End to US War in Yemen
Three senators will attempt to use congressional authority to get the United States to pull out of Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen. US military support for the Saudi-led war began under the Obama administration, but received little opposition at the time.
Seven Suspects In Murder Of Slovak Reporter Released
Prime Minister Fico has offered a €1m ($1.2m; £890,000) reward for anyone who comes forward with information about the case. The bodies of 27-year-old Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend, Martina Kusnirova, were found Sunday in their house.
Probably the best way to read the Journal's piece is to go ahead and assume that whatever it says Amazon won't do and/or whatever it claims is still "unclear", Amazon actually will do.
The Congress, which has given three chief ministers to Nagaland since the state's inception in 1963, contested only in 18 seats. She said, "They just want to give the impression that they are not in favour of Modi".
According to Al Jazeera, Afghanistan's interior ministry confirmed the attack was a suicide bombing against "foreign forces". No group is yet to lay claim on the attack on Kabul, a city under heavy attacks from both the Taliban and the Islamic State.
People with type 1 diabetes have these antibodies-and therefore can not make insulin on their own-while people with type 2 do not. Type 1 is an autoimmune condition where the body mistakenly attacks the pancreas , stopping it from producing insulin.
The Taiwan Travel Act aims to expand the scope of official U.S. -Taiwan exchanges, long a sensitive issue in the U.S. Mainland China's ruling Communist Party has warned Taiwan against such "de-Chiang-ification".
It should mean Klopp can give some of his key men a rest in the lead up to a crunch clash at Manchester United next Saturday. Made the all-important breakthrough with a clinical finish and helped himself to a share of another club record.
All good stuff, though one potentially game-changing skill that is coming to Alexa is real-time language translation . Alexa will also be mindful of the Japanese culture, which is more formal and conservative than American culture.
That tax exemption would have saved Delta an estimated $40 million in taxes, according to Business Insider . More than a dozen companies distanced themselves from the NRA after the school shooting in Florida.
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office held a press conference on Thursday to discuss mandatory evacuations for the county. The storm was predicted to last through Saturday as it moved across the state after originating in the Gulf of Alaska.
Last year, the company's e-commerce business accounted for 18 percent of total sales and it grew 20 percent from the prior year. It improved, as 9 investors sold ENV shares while 30 reduced holdings. 77 funds opened positions while 137 raised stakes.
He has a lawyer who will negotiate his contract, and his mother is serving as his manager. "I started watching him", Elway said. Jackson certainly has a point there, even if based exclusively on his numbers at Louisville the past two seasons.
In fact, of the seven matches they have played this year, they have won just two of them. I think he's doing - not a great job - but a very good job in the team he's playing in.
Thousands left without water after pipes burst
Huge amounts of water saw pipes bursting as 130 engineer teams scrambled to fix "a large number of leaking pipes" in the capital. Severn Trent Water are dealing with numerous leaks discovered as snow and ice receded today (Sunday 4th March).
Syrian government forces capture villages of eastern Ghouta
At least 76 pro-regime fighters and 43 rebels from Jaish al-Islam have also been killed in clashes since February 25, it says. The Observatory said some 2,000 civilians had fled government shelling and clashes in eastern parts of the enclave.
McMaster Could Leave White House by End of Month
Catz was on President Trump's transition team, and was previously mentioned as a potential Director of National Intelligence. Secretary of Defense James Mattis' office referred all questions regarding personnel matters to the White House.
Neymar Surgery a Success, PSG Confirm
Five-times World Cup winners Brazil play their first match on June 17 against Switzerland and then face Costa Rica and Serbia. Lasmar says the fracture of the fifth metatarsal will put Neymar out of action for two and a half to three months.
Supercolony Of Penguins Discovered On Antarctic Island
It could also help them understand what is causing other populations to decline when these penguins are thriving. These also provide evidence to support the proposed Marine Protected Areas near the Antarctic Peninsula .