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Donald Trump to General Motors: Close a Plant in China, Not Ohio

Donald Trump to General Motors: Close a Plant in China, Not Ohio

According to the tweet, Barra "blamed the UAW" union for the plant's shutdown. It had 1,435 hourly workers previous year at the time the company announced plans to close it. President Trump reacted...

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Oil prices rise to multi-month highs

Oil prices rise to multi-month highs

The National Bank of Australia said the outlook for the oil market was mixed because there were downside risks to prices due to concerns about economic growth and strong growth in United States su...

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Facebook product chief Chris Cox & WhatsApp head Chris Daniels to exit

Facebook product chief Chris Cox & WhatsApp head Chris Daniels to exit

Cox's departure removes a layer of management, bringing Zuckerberg closer to a family of apps that he wants to make compatible, in what technology analysts expect will be a complicated engineering tas...

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Tesla presents the Model Y / Deliveries from fall 2020

Tesla presents the Model Y / Deliveries from fall 2020

The AWD can go from 0-60 mph in 4.8 seconds, has a top speed of 135 mph, has an effective range of 280 miles, and will start higher, at $51,000. Model Y Standard Battery will have 230 miles of range...

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Volkswagen to shed up to 7000 jobs through automation

Volkswagen to shed up to 7000 jobs through automation

Labor costs are a "big concern" that risk derailing a much needed streamlining of operations, Herbert Diess, CEO of VW, told investors March 12. At a question and answer session Tuesday, the 12-bran...

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Second Brexit referendum rejected by British lawmakers

Second Brexit referendum rejected by British lawmakers

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier on Wednesday said Brussels will not rework the painstakingly-negotiated withdrawal agreement. "It was not in the best interests of the people of Wrexham...

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Celebrate National Pi Day 2019 with these deals

Celebrate National Pi Day 2019 with these deals

Anywhere - Pi Day virtual 5K, which you can run anytime in March . Free pie alert! With the presentation of this coupon (which you can print out and present in-store), Marie Callender's wi...

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America Created Just 20,000 Jobs in February

America Created Just 20,000 Jobs in February

Julia Pollak, a labor economist at jobs marketplace ZipRecruiter, said many companies are becoming increasingly hungry for workers. As growth in temporary help was not as weak as growth in overall emp...

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China hopeful on US trade talks

China hopeful on US trade talks

Imports in the month dropped 19.7 percent from a year earlier to US$15.47 billion, leaving a trade surplus of US$4.93 billion, up US$1.84 billion from a year earlier, the figures show. Chinese officia...

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Canada sees second straight monthly employment surge with 55900 net new jobs

Canada sees second straight monthly employment surge with 55900 net new jobs

When you add in the 66-thousand, 800 net new jobs created in January, the numbers represent the best two-month stretch of job creation since the spring of 2012. In a speech on Thursday, central bank d...

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Elizabeth Warren reveals her big tech break-up plan

Elizabeth Warren reveals her big tech break-up plan

Facebook spokeswoman Monique Hall said the company had no comment on Warren's proposal. The government's antitrust case against Microsoft helpedclear a path for Internet companies like Google a...

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Trump pledge undermined as United States trade deficit widens

Trump pledge undermined as United States trade deficit widens

But "early details indicate it would do little to substantively change the way China has long done business and would not force Beijing to curtail cybertheft or the subsidies that the administratio...

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White House vending machine sells security clearances, and Trump & Kim’s love-hate summit

White House vending machine sells security clearances, and Trump & Kim’s love-hate summit

Mr Bolton was also asked if he takes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at his word that he didn't know of Mr Warmbier's suspected torture. During an interview on Sunday, Bolton defended the Pres...

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Victoria’s Secret to close 53 stores after disappointing Christmas numbers

Victoria’s Secret to close 53 stores after disappointing Christmas numbers

Retail analyst Edited noted last month that consumers' interests in lingerie are turning away from the overtly flirty silhouettes such as those that Victoria's Secret offers. However, the company has ...

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Tesla to close stores, take orders for $35k Model 3

Tesla to close stores, take orders for $35k Model 3

The hardware to allow for self-driving has already been installed on every Tesla model since October of 2016, but activating it requires an extra US$4,000 "Autopilot" option, or for buyers to tick the...

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Gap Inc To Split Into Two Separate Companies

Gap Inc To Split Into Two Separate Companies

Looking forward . The spun-off Old Navy will have approximately $8 billion in annual revenue, and will continue to be led by Sonia Syngal, the president and CEO of Old Navy since 2016. Old Navy will h...

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U.S. requests United Nations vote on Venezuela for Thursday

U.S. requests United Nations vote on Venezuela for Thursday

Most European Union member states recognized Guaido as Venezuela's interim president. Earlier this month the United States proposed a draft Security Council resolution, which prompted Russian Fede...

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YouTube shuts down 400 channels amidst child exploitation controversy

YouTube shuts down 400 channels amidst child exploitation controversy

Find a better solution and stop pushing away your creators, YouTube . A spokesman for the U.S. Telecom company AT&T said, "until Google can't protect our brand against objectionable content of an...

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Kraft Heinz shares fall 28 percent after writedown, dividend cut

Kraft Heinz shares fall 28 percent after writedown, dividend cut

Kraft Heinz shares fell to a record low on a slew of bad news, mainly centering on a multibillion-dollar write-down, which had investors wondering if years of rigorous cost cuts came at the expense o...

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Nestle, Disney & Epic Games pull YouTube ads amid paedophile infiltration fears

Nestle, Disney & Epic Games pull YouTube ads amid paedophile infiltration fears

It was first reported on Wednesday that Epic Games had pulled pre-roll ads in response to this news, and it looks like Epic has company. The videos aren't pornographic in nature, but they feature ...

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Dublin Airport shut down over drone sighting

Dublin Airport shut down over drone sighting

United Kingdom police have not ruled out the possibility that the Gatwick drone chaos which hit the United Kingdom airport before Christmas may have been an inside job. The attacker hid the drone be...

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Honda proposes closing United Kingdom plant that builds Civic Hatchback, Type R

Honda proposes closing United Kingdom plant that builds Civic Hatchback, Type R

This decision was not taken lightly, and we deeply regret the trouble caused, he added. This morning, Honda said the closure was in response to "unprecedented changes in the global automotive indu...

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Financial Times: British intelligence says Huawei risk manageable

Financial Times: British intelligence says Huawei risk manageable

U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence , speaking last weekend in Germany, urged European allies to take seriously "the threat" he said was posed by Huawei as they look for partners to build the new 5G mob...

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China-US trade talks move to higher level as deadline looms

China-US trade talks move to higher level as deadline looms

The following day, a 10 percent tariff imposed in July on $200 billion of Chinese imports would rise to 25 percent. Even if a deal is reached it will not take the form of a detailed document. Declin...

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Tesla update to include Dog Mode

Tesla update to include Dog Mode

The new mode can be activated with a push of a button and activates the car's clime control mode, regulating the temperature to a safe degree no matter how hot it is outside the vehicle. If activity...

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Oil price rises after panic at OPEC

Oil price rises after panic at OPEC

Oil benchmarks are trading in the green at press time on OPEC's output cuts and supply issues in Venezuela. It said OPEC crude output was 930 thousand b/d lower in January at 30.83 million b/d, hi...

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Wilson-Raybould resignation sets back Liberal relationship with B.C. First Nations

Wilson-Raybould resignation sets back Liberal relationship with B.C. First Nations

In her letter of resignation as Veterans Affairs Minister Wilson-Raybould said she has retained former Supreme Court judge Thomas Cromwell to provide advice about speaking publicly about the scandal...

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Amazon drops huge chunk of change on self-driving vehicle tech

Amazon drops huge chunk of change on self-driving vehicle tech

Bagnell was a founder member of Carnegie Mellon's Robotics Centre and Uber's Advanced Technology Centre. So, even if Amazon is agnostic about the vehicles it hopes to implement in the future, partne...

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Read National Enquirer's response to Jeff Bezos's bombshell Medium post

Read National Enquirer's response to Jeff Bezos's bombshell Medium post

On Friday, AMI said that at the time of Mr Bezos' allegations it was "in good faith negotiations to resolve all matters with him". American Media continued to say that its company board will...

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RBI: Repo rate reduced by 25 basis points

RBI: Repo rate reduced by 25 basis points

The RBI has also changed its stance to "neutral" from existing "calibrated tightening". It was the first policy review by the RBI after appointment of its governor Shaktikanta Das in December prev...

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Oil price surges amid OPEC cuts & United States sanctions against Venezuela

Oil price surges amid OPEC cuts & United States sanctions against Venezuela

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures gained 43 cents, or 0.8 percent, to $54.09 a barrel after posting a session low of $52.86 a barrel. Fritsch of Commerzbank said the Venezuelan issue ...

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Tusk says there's a special place in hell for Brexiteers

Tusk says there's a special place in hell for Brexiteers

Donald Tusk also indicated the Irish border backstop loathed by Leavers would not be removed from Theresa May's draft Withdrawal Agreement and that all sides must prepare for a "fiasco" no-d...

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Venezuelan opposition welcomes Canada's call for military backing

Venezuelan opposition welcomes Canada's call for military backing

Mr Maduro has said the aid will be turned away by his the army, while Mr Guaido has called on the troops to allow it in to help struggling citizens. At the same time, the group welcomed into the Li...

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Company Can't Pay Customers Because Boss Died With Password

Company Can't Pay Customers Because Boss Died With Password

Then I come across a story like what happened to a Canadian crypto exchange after its CEO died - died, that is, without ever sharing his passwords with anyone. Cotten was the only person with the pass...

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Trump Blasts Schumer Ahead of State of the Union Speech Emphasizing 'Unity'

Trump Blasts Schumer Ahead of State of the Union Speech Emphasizing 'Unity'

Whenever Trump demands funding for a border wall, he is stressing to his far-right supporters that he hasn't abandoned them. But the president is facing a tough audience in Washington as many Ho...

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