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AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile selling customers' real-time locations

AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile selling customers' real-time locations

Wyden, who urged Senate colleagues on Tuesday to take up the bill, reiterated in a statement to Motherboard: "It's time for Congress to step in and pass strong privacy legislation, like my bill, to ...

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Elon Musk reveals assembled Starship test rocket

Elon Musk reveals assembled Starship test rocket

News of the layoff first surfaced from an email sent by SpaceX President Gwynne Shotwell, who reportedly called the business move "a very hard but necessary decision". SpaceX, which has developed re...

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Fed minutes: Growing risks make rate hike path less clear

Fed minutes: Growing risks make rate hike path less clear

However, in an appearance last Friday, Powell struck a somewhat different tone, stressing that with inflation remaining muted, the Fed could afford to be "patient" in determining when to hike rates th...

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Stocks rise on U.S.-China trade hope; oil prices soar

Stocks rise on U.S.-China trade hope; oil prices soar

Oil prices fell by about 1 percent on Thursday on swelling USA supply and amid a cautious reaction to trade talks between the United States and China , the world's two largest oil consumers, that ...

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BC Indian Chiefs condemn RCMP enforcement of TransCanada injunction

BC Indian Chiefs condemn RCMP enforcement of TransCanada injunction

Now, "as militarized RCMP are descending onto unceded Wet'suwet'en to enforce a colonial court injunction, rallies in 30 cities expressing solidarity with the Wet'suwet'en will take place on Tuesday",...

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Sears to Liquidate After Takeover Bid Falls Through

Sears to Liquidate After Takeover Bid Falls Through

Liquidation appears to be the fate of Sears and its chairman, Eddie Lampert . Lawyers for Lampert and his hedge fund, ESL Investments, were pressing for more time to sweeten his offer. About $17.9 ...

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IPhone XI first pictures: are Apple designers on the wrong track?

IPhone XI first pictures: are Apple designers on the wrong track?

Frankly, I think the setup looks ugly and doesn't seem to borrow from the company's elegant industrial design thinking. However, it is likely that Apple's phones will not continue to grow in display...

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Apple's stark warning may be ominous news for China

Apple's stark warning may be ominous news for China

Cook told CNBC that Apple products have not been targeted by the Chinese government, though some consumers may have elected not to buy an iPhone or other Apple device because it is an American ...

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Tax refunds could be delayed due to government shutdown

Tax refunds could be delayed due to government shutdown

The nation's tax collector does not pay refunds or offer other assistance to taxpayers if they have questions during a shutdown. " According to sources there will be a delay on tax refunds due to g...

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Fed Chair Says He Won't Resign If President Trump Asks Him To

Fed Chair Says He Won't Resign If President Trump Asks Him To

Trump has slammed Powell for rate hikes, meant to keep the economy from overheating, and last month polled advisers about whether he could fire the Fed chief, according to multiple reports . Trump ...

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Apple cuts sales forecast as China sales weaken, iPhone pricing in focus

Apple cuts sales forecast as China sales weaken, iPhone pricing in focus

Apple's stock fell 9.96 percent after CEO Tim Cook said told investors Wednesday the company lowered its revenue guidance to $84 billion from the $89 billion to $93 billion it had previously pr...

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Apple shares drop after news of waning iPhone sales

Apple shares drop after news of waning iPhone sales

Cook also admits that iPhone upgrades weren't as strong as expected even in "some developed markets". As Q1 progressed, traffic to Apple retail stores and its channel partners in China declined. Apple...

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Tesla Shares Plummet as Company Misses Vehicle Delivery Estimates - Again

Tesla Shares Plummet as Company Misses Vehicle Delivery Estimates - Again

Tesla has been urging buyers to make use of the federal tax credit, with chief executive officer Elon Musk reminding them on Twitter on Saturday that the benefit would drop to half beginning 2019...

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Burned to a Krisp - US police mourn lost doughnut truck

The driver of a Krispy Kreme doughnut truck noticed his vehicle was smoking on New Year's Eve, so he called 911. "No words", the officers wrote. "No words" as USA police find some humour after an ...

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Cyber attack disrupts newspaper distribution across US

Cyber attack disrupts newspaper distribution across US

Among the affected newspapers were the Baltimore Sun , the Chicago Tribune and the San Diego Union-Tribune as well as the New York Times' and the Wall Street Journal's West Coast editions. Wh...

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China Promotes Plans for January Meeting with U.S.

China Promotes Plans for January Meeting with U.S.

Trade negotiators from China and the United States are planning to meet in January for talks, Beijing said Thursday, but stopped short of confirming the exact date or location. China, meanwhile,...

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Rapid City Kmart to close

Rapid City Kmart to close

It could extend the deadline - or it could decide to accept defeat and begin a plan to close all of its stores and liquidate its assets. The company's chairman and biggest shareholder, Lampert loane...

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Wellsville Kmart closing in March

Wellsville Kmart closing in March

The closings include 43 Sears and 37 Kmart stores, the two brands operated by Sears Holdings, which filed for bankruptcy protection on October 15. But as of midday Friday, ESL had yet to make it...

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NY awe-struck as sky over Queens turns blue

NY awe-struck as sky over Queens turns blue

As the official word about the transformer explosion that caused the bright blue lights started to circulate out, it didn't stop Twitter from having some fun about what the "real" cause was. "...

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Wall Street roars back to life in best session in 9 years

Wall Street roars back to life in best session in 9 years

The benchmark S&P 500 gained 5 percent or 116 points to 2,467. On Thursday, the Dow erased a 600 point loss and finished with a gain of 260 points. Consumer discretionary, energy and technology st...

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Dow Jones soars 1,086 points in largest single-day increase

Dow Jones soars 1,086 points in largest single-day increase

The market's gyrations have resulted in unusual volatility for the final days of the year. Stocks have been in a downward spiral with the Dow and S&P 500 down more than 12 percent this month - o...

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Wall Street banks reassure US Treasury amid big market falls

Wall Street banks reassure US Treasury amid big market falls

He also called James Gorman of Morgan Stanley, Brian Moynihan of Bank of America and Citi's Michael Corbat. Also, the executives were bewildered by the public Tweets made by Mnuchin. Trump has told ...

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US Markets Drop in Their Worst Day of Christmas Eve Trading Ever

US Markets Drop in Their Worst Day of Christmas Eve Trading Ever

After a pause in trading for the holiday, USA markets reopen Wednesday. The index rebounded partially from those lows on Wednesday, gaining 0.89 percent on the day. "They're raising interest rates too...

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Shoppers flock to stores on 'Panic Saturday' ahead of Christmas

Shoppers flock to stores on 'Panic Saturday' ahead of Christmas

However, it's worth noting that stores throughout the country will be closing early, shutting their doors at 6 p.m. local time on December 24. Queen City Cinema Club is open regular hours both Ch...

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One person trapped on damaged pier in White Rock, B.C.: RCMP

One person trapped on damaged pier in White Rock, B.C.: RCMP

About 160,000 customers in the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley, Sunshine Coast, Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands remain without power. Cleanup and fix crews were hard at work across the region Friday...

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Anupam Kher hails reduction in GST on movie tickets

Anupam Kher hails reduction in GST on movie tickets

He also said that the original demand by the Congress that all goods should come down to 18% and below has been agreed by the Government of India . Monitors and TV screens up to 32-inches and power...

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Facebook is creating a cryptocurrency to use on WhatsApp, says report

Facebook is creating a cryptocurrency to use on WhatsApp, says report

Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano echoed this bullish outlook on the asset, drawing attention to the fact that in India alone, WhatsApp is present on the devices of 200 million consumers. The swift collaps...

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Markets set for worst year since crash as the sell-off continues

Markets set for worst year since crash as the sell-off continues

This photo made with a slow shutter speed shows the exterior of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday evening, December 20, 2018. The NASDAQ Composite briefly dipped into bear market territory on ...

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UK’s new visa strategy to benefit Indian techies, students

UK’s new visa strategy to benefit Indian techies, students

Brexit has divided the public, and one of the main points of discussion had been the UK's post-Brexit immigration policy. Yet a Cabinet tussle over its contents went into overtime on the. Leadsom sa...

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Trump to meet with House Republicans about wall

Trump to meet with House Republicans about wall

The White House says President Donald Trump is meeting with Republican House members at noon Thursday as the fate of legislation to avoid a government shutdown hangs in the balance. -Mexico border. ...

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Google Shuts Down ''Censored'' Chinese Search Project

Google Shuts Down ''Censored'' Chinese Search Project

This search engine was supposed to connect the phone numbers of users with their search histories, making it the Chinese censorship would have been Easy to find the users. "It's hard to imagine yo...

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Russian Federation accuses US of raising risk of nuclear war

Russian Federation accuses US of raising risk of nuclear war

Putin underscored a growing confrontation with the USA over its move to pull out of a landmark 1987 arms control treaty. President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said he would take Russian Federation in...

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Oil producers have to contend with oversupply in 2019, IEA says

Oil producers have to contend with oversupply in 2019, IEA says

International Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 Were at $60.89 per barrel at 0212 GMT, up 69 cents, or 1.15 percent from their last close. In its closely watched monthly oil market report , the IEA s...

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Former NASA Engineer Pranks Mail Thieves With Glitter Bombs

Former NASA Engineer Pranks Mail Thieves With Glitter Bombs

YouTuber and engineer Mark Rober got fed up with having his packages stolen so he built what might be the world's most sophisticated glitter bomb into a fake Apple HomePod box. The fun begins onc...

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Google to Invest More Than $1 Billion to Establish NYC Campus

Google to Invest More Than $1 Billion to Establish NYC Campus

Google plans to double the number of its employees in NY to around 14,000 over the next 10 years, Porat wrote on Monday. Google's parent company Alphabet on Monday said it was investing more than $1...

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