Trump says Russian Federation should be reinstated in group of leading industrialized nations

On Thursday, Macron berated Trump for imposing unilateral tariffs on imported steel and aluminium rather than go through worldwide arbitration, and for walking out of a multilateral nuclear deal with Iran. "Unilateral actions by the United States are... More..

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Porsche Taycan is the name for the production Mission E
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Porsche Taycan is the name for the production Mission E

Porsche has revealed the name of the production Mission E all-electric sedan , which will launch as the 2020 Porsche Taycan . The company, which is part of the Volkswagen Group, now offers several plug-in...More..

G-7 Leaders Try to Bridge Wide Trade Gap With Trump
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

G-7 Leaders Try to Bridge Wide Trade Gap With Trump

Others still believe some sort of consensus can be found, and Mr Trump says he's hopeful of progress. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker offered to visit Washington for an assessment of EU-US t...More..

Kinder Morgan INC Del (KMI) Stake Maintained by Camden Asset Management LP
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Kinder Morgan INC Del (KMI) Stake Maintained by Camden Asset Management LP

Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its position in Kinder Morgan by 5.4% in the third quarter. Kinder Morgan Canada is paying $1.5-million bonuses to two senior executives to ensure they stay with the compan...More..

OPEC likely to reject Iran request for discussion of US sanctions
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

OPEC likely to reject Iran request for discussion of US sanctions

He predicted OPEC would not heed the USA request and said oil prices would jump in response to Washington's sanctions on Iran and Venezuela , as they did during a previous round of US sanctions against Ira...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Donald Trump tired of 'school mistress' Theresa May

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she expects "difficult discussions" at the summit in Quebec. Trump's tweets came after Macron threatened to exclude the United States from the G-7 final statement to b...More..

Google bars uses of its artificial intelligence tech in weapons
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Google bars uses of its artificial intelligence tech in weapons

The new principles follow months of debate inside Google over AI technology it had developed for the USA military for analyzing drone footage as part of what was known as Project Maven . Where there is a mat...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Coinbase to Become First Broker-Dealer to Offer SEC-Regulated Crypto Securities

Coinbase , an industry-leading cryptocurrency exchange, has been slow to add new coins, given that they may be considered a security by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). But Coinbase now trades on...More..

Ghanaian government to dissolve football association after bribery allegations
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Ghanaian government to dissolve football association after bribery allegations

The GFA said it would cooperate with any investigation. Citing how the recent dismissal of Chief Executive Officers of four state institutions has not affected the organisations as they are rendering services...More..

Qantas CEO: We're complying with China's demand on Taiwan
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Qantas CEO: We're complying with China's demand on Taiwan

Hong Kong and Macau , on the other hand, were European colonies that have been returned to China. "When it comes to problems like this, it is definitely not a simple procedural or technical problem but a ma...More..

Flying auto startup backed by Google founder offers test flights
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Flying auto startup backed by Google founder offers test flights

Several other flying auto models are also being tested, with Uber and other companies expressing interest, according to the report. Kitty Hawk , the Mountain View, California-based flying auto company founde...More..

UK PM May accused of deceiving ministers over Brexit - The UK Times
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

UK PM May accused of deceiving ministers over Brexit - The UK Times

It also thinks there is no time to conclude such a complex an unprecedented agreement - which, if doable at all, could take many years - before the transition period ends in December 2020. The idea of the backs...More..

US job openings tick up to new record high
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

US job openings tick up to new record high

For the first time in 20 years, there are more job openings in the United States than there are job seekers, the Department of Labor said. When does the lack of workers begin to limit economic growth? The...More..

Cambridge Analytica destroyed by 'concerted' media campaign, says boss
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Cambridge Analytica destroyed by 'concerted' media campaign, says boss

As more-and-more news surfaces about Facebook's misuse of - and disregard for - people's personal data, 37 per cent of Brits say they don't think Facebook cares for its users. Facebook claims that Kogan violate...More..

NTSB releases preliminary report on fatal Tesla crash on Autopilot
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

NTSB releases preliminary report on fatal Tesla crash on Autopilot

While that claim has been confirmed by a preliminary report released by the NTSB today, it appears that there's more to the story than meets the eye. These alerts occurred 15 minutes before the crash. Tesla...More..

IHOP announces it's changing its iconic name
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

IHOP announces it's changing its iconic name

Find out what it could b on 6.11.18". For its part, IHOP's social media crew touted the tease on social media. "For 60 pancakin' years, we've been IHOP", the tweet read. For now, the IHOP name remains on ...More..

Delays as train operator Northern cancels 150 daily services
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Delays as train operator Northern cancels 150 daily services

He said a compensation package for customers is being worked on. The Department for Transport will also assess whether GTR and Northern met their contractual obligations during this process. They should be remo...More..

Mnuchin urged Trump to exempt Canada from steel and aluminum tariffs
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Mnuchin urged Trump to exempt Canada from steel and aluminum tariffs

The White House was, in fact, burned down by British colonial forces in August 1814 in response to an USA attack on York, Ontario, a year earlier. Canada did not become a nation until 1867. Whether or not Trump...More..

Ethiopia Will 'Fully Accept' 2000 Peace Agreement with Eritrea
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Ethiopia Will 'Fully Accept' 2000 Peace Agreement with Eritrea

But a shortage of foreign currency is seen as threatening that economic growth, which dropped to 8.5 percent this year from 10.9 percent in 2017, according to the International Monetary Fund. Since then, the tw...More..

Salad Cream set for name change
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Salad Cream set for name change

Parent company Kraft Heinz said it was reviewing the brand's name after research found that just 14% of consumers use it for its stated objective. Salad Cream fans have been rocked to their very core this we...More..

Lord & Taylor to close famed flagship store on Fifth Avenue in NYC
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Lord & Taylor to close famed flagship store on Fifth Avenue in NYC

Hudson's Bay posted a net loss of $314 million Canadian dollars (roughly $243 million US dollars) in its first quarter ending May 5 compared with the same period in 2017, according to its earnings results. The...More..

Koch brothers challenge Trump over tariffs
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Koch brothers challenge Trump over tariffs

According to the Koch Industries website, "to millions of Americans, the words "Koch brothers" and "political activism" go hand-in-hand". On Sunday, they announced that they were launching a multi-million dol...More..

ANZ, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank handed criminal cartel charges
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

ANZ, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank handed criminal cartel charges

A Deutsche Bank logo at the company's headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, June 9, 2015. Before he left, he had dual roles as head of global markets in Asia Pacific, and chief country officer for Australia. The ...More..

Rodents scurry among buns at Burger King in Delaware
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Rodents scurry among buns at Burger King in Delaware

The video shows mice and rats running through a bag of burger buns. The inspection report found that rodent droppings were found on and inside the hamburger and chicken sandwich buns. "In accordance with 8-40...More..

ZTE Said to Have Signed Preliminary Agreement to Lift US Ban
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

ZTE Said to Have Signed Preliminary Agreement to Lift US Ban

A Commerce Department spokesman said that "no definitive agreement has been signed by both parties". ZTE did not immediately respond to requests for comment. This compromise would allow the company to once ...More..

GM to expand driver assistance feature to all Cadillacs in 2020
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

GM to expand driver assistance feature to all Cadillacs in 2020

GM calls Super Cruise "the world's first true hands-free driver assistance feature for the freeway", which includes an important word: assistance. GM reports the feature has a range of about 1,000 feet, and c...More..

by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Chuck Schumer Rips Trump Amid Reported ZTE Deal

It's looking more and more like ZTE will be saved, thanks to a new agreement between the China-based smartphone maker and the USA government. Here we are, though. In 2018, the government placed a seven-year US ...More..

Bayer set to close Monsanto takeover on Thursday
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Bayer set to close Monsanto takeover on Thursday

Bayer last week won USA approval for the Monsanto takeover, clearing a major hurdle for a deal that will create by far the largest seeds and pesticides maker. We need to listen to each other. NPR's Charles ...More..

European Union sets July timeframe for U.S. tariff reprisals
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

European Union sets July timeframe for U.S. tariff reprisals

Trump imposed tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on imported aluminum from the European Union on June 1. European Commission Vice President Maros Sefcovic said Wednesday that formalities in...More..

Cabinet clears bailout package for sugar industry
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Cabinet clears bailout package for sugar industry

India has chose to build a 3 million tonne stockpile of sugar to soak up excess supply from the domestic market, and grant soft loans worth Rs4,440 crore to help millers expand ethanol output capacity, the fo...More..