Volkswagen T-Cross SUV Unveiled - To Rival Hyundai Creta In India

The architecture is shared with the Volkswagen Virtus sedan ( Vento replacement) sold in South American markets. The T-Cross is based on the new-generation Volkswagen Polo platform and will be focused on the emerging markets like Brazil and ... More..

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US brands falter in Consumer Reports auto reliability survey
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

US brands falter in Consumer Reports auto reliability survey

Subaru, Kia, and Infinity also stayed in the top six spots. All domestic automakers finished in the bottom half of the list. Ford was the highest-ranked U.S. The Lexus GX and Toyota Prius topped the list of...More..

Tech companies lead another steep sell-off in USA stocks
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Tech companies lead another steep sell-off in USA stocks

Even with the late-afternoon rebound, stocks were on track to extend the market's recent string of losses, including a four-day losing streak for the benchmark S&P 500 index. Ford Motor, which is struggling wit...More..

European Commission rejects Italy's draft budgetary plan
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

European Commission rejects Italy's draft budgetary plan

The European Commission on Tuesday rejected Italy's proposed budget - the first time it has ever done so with a member state - as it argues the populist government's spending plans for next year are out o...More..

Meetings Related to Lebanese Situation Held in Saudi Arabia
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Meetings Related to Lebanese Situation Held in Saudi Arabia

Separately, President Hassan Rouhani of Iran , a regional rival of Saudi Arabia, said Riyadh would not have murdered Mr Khashoggi without United States protection, the Islamic Republic News Agency repo...More..

Hy-Vee Gas sells $1 million lottery ticket
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Hy-Vee Gas sells $1 million lottery ticket

South Carolina's lottery director says they hope to reveal the identify of the store that sold the winning ticket by mid-day Wednesday. Lottery officials and financial managers encourage people to take tim...More..

Lottery Tickets Worth $10K Sold in Minnesota
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Lottery Tickets Worth $10K Sold in Minnesota

Last October, those officials made two big changes: They doubled ticket prices to $US2 - and tweaked the formula to make it easier to win smaller prizes but harder to win the jackpot. Depending on the state, wi...More..

Google CEO sends out sex harassment damage control memo
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Google CEO sends out sex harassment damage control memo

The sacked employees include 13 senior managers. Shares in Alphabet, which owns Google, fell more than 3% in NY after it reported revenues of $33.7bn (£26.3bn) for the three months to September - slightly l...More..

Amazon Reports More Profit In Q3, But Revenue Lag Hurts Stock
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Amazon Reports More Profit In Q3, But Revenue Lag Hurts Stock

Amazon said revenue was hurt by foreign exchange rate changes. In its "other" category, which is mostly made up of its growing advertising business , revenue more than doubled to $2.5 billion. Amazon's t...More..

Photo shows Saudi vehicle at forest day before Khashoggi killing
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Photo shows Saudi vehicle at forest day before Khashoggi killing

Khashoggi , a columnist with The Washington Post , went missing in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. The prince promised on Wednesday the killers would be brought to justice, his first publ...More..

May and Macron raise Khashoggi's murder in calls to Saudi King Salman
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

May and Macron raise Khashoggi's murder in calls to Saudi King Salman

Turkish authorities briefed visiting Central Intelligence Agency chief Gina Haspel on the investigation into the killing and the evidence collected so far, a Turkish security official who was not authorized...More..

by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Vince McMahon Dismisses Question After WWE Crown Jewel Not Canceled

Despite widespread criticism from mainstream media and disapproval from US government officials, Vince McMahon is reportedly steadfast in his commitment to make the show happen as planned. The Trump administr...More..

McDonald's new breakfast sandwich revealed amid fast-food wars
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

McDonald's new breakfast sandwich revealed amid fast-food wars

Triple Stacks come, well, stacked on three bread options: a fluffy biscuit, a toasted McMuffin bun or a sweet McGriddle cake. Each Triple Breakfast Stack features two slices of American cheese between two sau...More..

Data is being
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Data is being "weaponized" against users

The Apple boss described in some detail what he called the " data industrial complex", noting that billions of dollars were traded on the basis of people's "likes and dislikes", "wishes and fears" or "hopes an...More..

Cathay Pacific data breach hits 9.4 million people
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Cathay Pacific data breach hits 9.4 million people

Names, nationalities, dates of birth, telephone numbers, email, physical addresses, numbers for passports, identity cards and frequent-flier programs, and historical travel information were among the types of d...More..

‘Gold diggin’ dog cons McDonald’s customers into giving her food
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

‘Gold diggin’ dog cons McDonald’s customers into giving her food

Betsy Reyes shared a photo of her dog, Princess, on October 21, explaining that the dog liked to walk to a McDonald's in order to be fed burgers by customers. A dog owner in Oklahoma named and shamed her own p...More..

After feeling betrayed, Trump holds cards on Saudi prince
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

After feeling betrayed, Trump holds cards on Saudi prince

Mr Trump told the "Journal" he wanted to believe the prince when he said that lower level officials were to blame for the killing at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. "The U.S. will remain a key part of the Sa...More..

by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Microsoft is gaining ground after earnings (MSFT)

While the Xbox and Surface units are more interesting to us here at Engadget, Microsoft continues to rake in huge money from its enterprise-focused "intelligent cloud" offering, of which Azure is a major fact...More..

May 'confident' of getting #Brexit deal MPs can support
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

May 'confident' of getting #Brexit deal MPs can support

With the Brexit clock ticking, fears are growing that Britain could crash out of the bloc without an agreement, an outcome that could create chaos at the borders and in both the European Union and British...More..

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall sharply on Wall Street
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall sharply on Wall Street

Corning slid 3.2 percent to $29.84, while Centene fell 8.2 percent to $129.67. A sharp sell-off in Chinese and other global markets set the stage for the turbulent day on Wall Street. Energy , meanwhile, also p...More..

Convenience store will get $50K for selling winning Mega Millions ticket
by | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Convenience store will get $50K for selling winning Mega Millions ticket

When sales closed last night, the Mega Millions jackpot was $1.537 billion, just short of a world record. A single ticket holder in SC will claim that bounty, Mega Millions said on its website. So the lottery...More..

Donald Trump Calls Jamal Khashoggi's Death 'Worst Cover-Up Ever'
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Donald Trump Calls Jamal Khashoggi's Death 'Worst Cover-Up Ever'

Meanwhile, senior White House adviser Jared Kushner said in an interview on Monday that the USA was still collecting the facts in the controversial killing of the Washington Post columnist. The Saudi cabinet ...More..

Where does all that lottery money go besides the victor?
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Where does all that lottery money go besides the victor?

Texas has the nation's second-largest population, yet players have only bought winning Mega Millions tickets in the state twice in the past five years. Mega Millions tickets are $2 and are sold in 44 states, Wa...More..

Oil plunges more than 4 percent as stock market tumbles
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Oil plunges more than 4 percent as stock market tumbles

As regards non-OPEC producers, Zangeneh said, Russia's oil production in September increased at its highest level by 388,000 barrels per day from May. "But if you have other countries to decline in addition to ...More..

Pakistan to seek International Monetary Fund bailout despite $6 bln Saudi rescue
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Pakistan to seek International Monetary Fund bailout despite $6 bln Saudi rescue

Before departing for Riyadh , Khan had said his country is "desperate" to shore up its foreign currency reserves, which are at a four-year low of $8.4m . "We hope there is an explanation that satisfies people...More..

$1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs Tuesday night
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

$1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs Tuesday night

According to the lottery's website, the most common numbers drawn based on the past 102 drawings are 1, 2, 28 and 70. About 20 people at Todd Murphy's media monitoring company his Omaha, Nebraska, also formed...More..

Dyson vacuum cleaner company to build electric vehicle factory in Singapore
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Dyson vacuum cleaner company to build electric vehicle factory in Singapore

Chief executive Jim Rowan confirmed the location of the factory just over a year after Dyson , best-known for its bag-less vacuum cleaners , announced its £2bn plan to build an electric vehicle. However, in t...More..

YouTube Star Drops $10000 Tip On Two Glasses Of Water
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

YouTube Star Drops $10000 Tip On Two Glasses Of Water

When she asked the men if they knew what was happening, they told her to subscribe to Mr Beast's channel . A U.S. restaurant says one of its customers left a A$14,000 tip after ordering only two waters. It w...More..

Iran's oil minister says USA sanctions can not stop crude exports
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Iran's oil minister says USA sanctions can not stop crude exports

Khalid al-Falih said if the kingdom has to use its oil reserves if it wants to cover 3 million barrels per day of oil loss from Iran. Front-month Brent crude oil futures were at $79.62 a barrel at 0427 GMT, d...More..

More than 2 million pounds of taquitos being recalled
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

More than 2 million pounds of taquitos being recalled

Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below. As a result, we have made the decision to voluntarily recall all products produ...More..