Netflix reportedly poaches Activision Blizzard CFO

According to the form, Neumann has already been notified and has been placed on paid leave of absence and has been given an unspecified amount of time to prove that his termination is not justified. In May 2017 when Neumann was appointed CFO Durkin w... More..

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Tesla sinks after Model 3 price cut, disappointing deliveries
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Tesla sinks after Model 3 price cut, disappointing deliveries

The losses continued following the opening bell, and as of 9:52 am ET shares were trading at $302.12 - down 9.16 percent from Monday's close at $332.80. Tesla Banks on Model 3 Production ImprovementsLos Angeles...More..

Oil opens 2019 with losses on surging supply, signs of economic slowdown
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Oil opens 2019 with losses on surging supply, signs of economic slowdown

Overall, the supply side remains a major concern for the market as the troika of the US, Saudi and Russian Federation account for 36 million barrels per day of crude and condensates production in 2018, which is...More..

Tokyo court extends detention of Nissan's Ghosn by 10 days
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Tokyo court extends detention of Nissan's Ghosn by 10 days

In Japan, formal charges can mean a suspect is detained for months, sometimes until the trial starts, because of fears of tampered evidence. Tokyo prosecutors consider Mr Ghosn, a Brazilian-born Frenchman of ...More..

Mega Millions Jackpot Raised to $425M for New Years Day
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Mega Millions Jackpot Raised to $425M for New Years Day

There have been 19 consecutive drawings since October 26, 2018, without a jackpot victor. New year, new (richer by $425 million) you. The Mega Millions grand prize rolled over again on Friday after no ticke...More..

by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

The minimum wage is increasing in these 21 states

Delaware's minimum wage is also going up by 50 cents to $8.75 an hour. In California, Massachusetts and NY, the increases are small steps in the broader effort of eventually raising the minimum wage to $15 an h...More..

by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Officers 'mourn' Krispy Kreme doughnut truck after fire

The driver of the Krispy Kreme donut truck noticed smoke billowing from his vehicle in south-east Lexington on New Year's Eve. "No words" as United States police find some humour after an empty doughnut truck...More..

Police 'mourn' loss of Krispy Kreme doughnut truck in fire
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Police 'mourn' loss of Krispy Kreme doughnut truck in fire

Lexington police shared images of saddened police officers standing in front of the scorched vehicle on their social media accounts. Across the nation, from Colorado to Chicago, officers were quick to respond...More..

What you should know about NY minimum wage increase on December 31
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

What you should know about NY minimum wage increase on December 31

For Long Island and Westchester County employees, the pay floor will be $12 an hour, up from $11. Some cities in California, Santa Fe in New Mexico, and the whole state of Nevada, are planning minimum wage in...More..

United States crude oil inventories remain unchanged last week
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

United States crude oil inventories remain unchanged last week

Oil prices steadied on Friday after a week of volatile trading ahead of the New Year holiday, supported by a rise in USA equity markets but pressured by worries about a global glut of crude. A measure of oil ma...More..

Christmas tree recycling begins Wednesday with trash pick-up
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Christmas tree recycling begins Wednesday with trash pick-up

These are great ways to recycle your Christmas tree , but you can also let nature recycle your tree in your own backyard. About 37 percent of Christmas tree fires occur in January. The tree needs to be cut up ...More..

Tesla has more than 3,300 Model 3s remaining in U.S. inventory
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Tesla has more than 3,300 Model 3s remaining in U.S. inventory

Customers who take delivery of their cars between January 1st and June 30th, 2019, will only be eligible for a $3,750 tax credit. Those additions, together with the appointment of Robyn Denholm to the role of...More..

Two local Sears stores to close
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Two local Sears stores to close

The chain is in danger of being liquidated if the store doesn't accept a bid to purchase the corporation. But as Lampert stares down a deadline of December 28 to submit his offer, he has neither submitted his...More..

At least 6 people injured after jet bridge collapses at Baltimore airport
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

At least 6 people injured after jet bridge collapses at Baltimore airport

The airport tweeted that six people were taken to a hospital Saturday night with non-life-threatening injuries due to the incident at Gate E-10. The remaining passengers on the flight deplaned using the air s...More..

Computer virus prevents delivery of Saturday's Union-Tribune
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Computer virus prevents delivery of Saturday's Union-Tribune

While no additional details on the attack's origin were given, the source said it was the work of a "foreign entity". It wasn't immediately clear if Sunday deliveries would be affected as well, though Light s...More..

Dad takes flight after flight to keep daughter company
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Dad takes flight after flight to keep daughter company

A father spend two days jetting across the United States with his flight attendant daughter so he could spend time with her over Christmas . A fellow passenger on one of those flights shared Vaughan's s...More..

China Customs Authority Gives Green Light for U.S. Rice Imports
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

China Customs Authority Gives Green Light for U.S. Rice Imports

While it's positive that USTR will be leading the delegation next month, the two sides are not on track to make the kind of large-scale breakthrough that the Trump administration is seeking, according to Derek ...More..

Land Rover confirms return of Defender to North America
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Land Rover confirms return of Defender to North America

Land Rover claims the Defender has seen temperatures ranging between -40 degrees to 120 degrees Fahrenheit, climbing to altitudes in excess of 13,000 feet. The U.S. only received a few years' worth of Series ...More..

Flights operating again after technical issue resolved at Birmingham Airport
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Flights operating again after technical issue resolved at Birmingham Airport

But they were released Sunday, and police said they were no longer suspects . "We are there to assist and do everything we can", Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson told Sky News television, declining to give...More..

Boxing Day sales: footfall drops despite huge discounts
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Boxing Day sales: footfall drops despite huge discounts

Based on the Church Calendar, Boxing Day is the second day of Christmastide. The rise in popularity for Black Friday in Canada has also created more options for consumers to save during the holiday season...More..

Sears to close Waco, Killeen stores
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Sears to close Waco, Killeen stores

At that time , Sears Holdings announced that 142 Sears and Kmart stores would close by the end of 2018. FBN's Kristina Partsinevelos on Sears' uncertain future. The City of Rapid City tweeted that the clos...More..

Wells Fargo to pay states $575M for phony accounts, deception scandals
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Wells Fargo to pay states $575M for phony accounts, deception scandals

Iimposed aggressive and unrealistic sales goals on bank employees and implemented an incentive compensation program where employees could qualify for credit by selling certain products to customers creating an ...More..

Sears at CherryVale Mall to close in March
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Sears at CherryVale Mall to close in March

But the iconic retailer is reportedly already considering closing up to 80 more stores, having announced it was to shut an initial 142 when it filed for bankruptcy on October 15, plus an additional 40 unprofi...More..

Stocks rebound after pre-holiday thumping
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Stocks rebound after pre-holiday thumping

The Dow Jones Industrial average gained 223 points or 1 percent to 22,013. Stocks bounced back following a disastrous month for Wall Street - the worst December for financial markets since the Great Depressio...More..

Coal For Christmas On Wall Street: S&P 500 Enters Bear Territory
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Coal For Christmas On Wall Street: S&P 500 Enters Bear Territory

Unease on Wall Street deepened on Monday, with stocks primed to slide to lows that would be officially deemed a bear market. But, fortunately, the stock market made a major comeback later in the day Wednesday. ...More..

Ohio’s minimum wage increasing in 2019
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Ohio’s minimum wage increasing in 2019

The $ 15 minimum wage legislation was passed as part of the 2016-17 state budget, and marked a major accomplishment in the Governor's efforts to restore economic justice and fairness to working families in New...More..

Amazon Alexa doing bad with it users
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Amazon Alexa doing bad with it users

The online retailer said: " prime membership continued to grow this holiday season.to benefit from FREE Same-Day, One-Day or Two-Day shipping, in addition to FREE two-hour delivery with Prime Now, and exclusiv...More..

by | Friday, December 28, 2018

CenturyLink: Internet service will be fully restored in about 4 hours

It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but not for CenturyLink. The outages apparently began Thursday morning. Jessica Rosenworcel, a member of the Federal Communications Commission, said via Twitte...More..

Government tightens norms for ecommerce companies on sale of products
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Government tightens norms for ecommerce companies on sale of products

Going forward, the industry is also set to be a major growth driver for the Indian economy and create millions of jobs in the future however the new government policy changes will have long-term implications...More..

Explosion lights up sky over Queens, New York
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Explosion lights up sky over Queens, New York

The NYPD is asking people to avoid the area of 20th Avenue and 31st Street in Astoria while they investigated the transformer explosion at the Con Edison power plant in Astoria East and North Queens. Fire offic...More..