Oil mixed as OPEC cites uncertain market outlook for 2018

After months of sharp oil price rises there is now considerable uncertainty as to the market's direction for the rest of the year, OPEC said on Tuesday as a key meeting of oil producers looms. Energy Information Administration raised its 2018 forecas... More..

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Tesla to Cut 9% of Workers Across Company
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Tesla to Cut 9% of Workers Across Company

Tesla has never been profitable in its 15-year existence. "We are a small company in one of the toughest and most competitive industries on Earth", Musk wrote. In addition to this company-wide restructuring,...More..

Arzani scores as Socceroos scrape by Hungary in final warm-up
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Arzani scores as Socceroos scrape by Hungary in final warm-up

It came about from a well-worked move by the Socceroos as they played the ball out from defence and patiently but deliberately worked the play from right to left. The Socceroos, heading to their fourth World...More..

Uber may try to outbid Lyft to buy Ford GoBike owner
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Uber may try to outbid Lyft to buy Ford GoBike owner

Motivate is not on the list of San Francisco scooter applicants. Uber applied for the permit through Jump, an electric-bike sharing provider it acquired in April.Uber's CEO recently said he envisions his ...More..

Uber launches Lite app for developing markets
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Uber launches Lite app for developing markets

Uber has also confirmed that the Lite app will be able to work better in areas with bad or unstable network connectivity. Uber Lite is now being piloted in three cities of Delhi, Jaipur, and Hyderabad and wil...More..

Rights group hits Amazon, Foxconn over China labor conditions
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Rights group hits Amazon, Foxconn over China labor conditions

A number of dispatch workers do not receive a copy of their labour contract. The groups probed worker conditions at the factory where Echo smart speakers and Kindle e-readers are made. "Our company has ...More..

Domino's introduces 'Paving for Pizza' infrastructure effort
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Domino's introduces 'Paving for Pizza' infrastructure effort

For its latest move to get your pizza dollar, however, Dominos has something slightly more ambitious in mind, namely public infrastructure projects. Customers interested in nominating their hometown for a pav...More..

Trump, Kim agree to repatriating U.S. military remains
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump, Kim agree to repatriating U.S. military remains

Forces in Korea spokeswoman Lieutenant Colonel Jennifer Lovett said in a statement. North Korea's state media, referring to the drills, recently demanded that Washington "stop the acts of threatening its dial...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Emissions cheat declared in 774K Mercedes-Benz vehicles

A court in Stuttgart, where Daimler is based, issued a search warrant against the company to investigate excess emissions on more than one million cars sold between 2008 and 2016 in Europe and the U.S., accordi...More..

Iran tells North Korea Trump could cancel deal before getting home
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Iran tells North Korea Trump could cancel deal before getting home

Although the breakthrough made at the summit marks just the start of a diplomatic process, it could bring lasting change to the security landscape of Northeast Asia, just as former US President Richard Nixon ...More..

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Blasted For Patronizing Chick-Fil-A
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Blasted For Patronizing Chick-Fil-A

Dorsey issued an apology for the purchase at the restaurant, telling O'Brien: "You're right". "Please delete this or follow up with how much free advertising you're going to give GLAAD", tweeted @EricaJoy . T...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Uber turns to A.I. to identify drunk riders

Uber has partnered with organizations including Mothers Against Drunk Driving to encourage more people to call the service than to get behind the wheel after drinking too much. Given drunk people are not known ...More..

Fugitive Indian billionaire jeweler seeks asylum in Britain
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Fugitive Indian billionaire jeweler seeks asylum in Britain

PNB, in its complaint, directly accused Modi, his wife Ami, brother Nishal, and Choksi of conniving with two bank officials to commit the fraud. Greenery in the pocket: Some prominent Indians who've sought ...More..

Tesla’s ‘Autopilot’ is getting an upgrade
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Tesla’s ‘Autopilot’ is getting an upgrade

Shares of Tesla (TSLA ) rose as much as 5 percent on Monday after the news. Musk said the autopilot issue during lane-merging is better in the current software and will be fully fixed in the August update. ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Robert De Niro Slams President at Tony Awards

American viewers watching the Tonys at home only heard silence - the broadcast on CBS bleeped De Niro's expletive-heavy intro - but they saw the audience's largely enthusiastic reaction, the Associated Press...More..

Nuclear Tests Through the Years: From WWII to Kim Jong Un
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Nuclear Tests Through the Years: From WWII to Kim Jong Un

It has the bomb. That gives a country leverage as demonstrated by this week's meeting between North Korea's Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump in Singapore . Kim and Trump arrived in Singapor...More..

Consumers’ Internet Use Could Change As ‘Net Neutrality’ Ends
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Consumers’ Internet Use Could Change As ‘Net Neutrality’ Ends

But what is net neutrality , and what does its repeal mean for you? Since Pai's passage of the Restoring Internet Freedom order, supporters of net neutrality have taken several approaches to prevent the ne...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

IHOP name change: The 'B' is for burgers

After keeping the internet on its toes for several weeks, IHOP officials have announced the company's name change to IHOb . The pancake chain, which had been known as IHOP for 60 years, previewed the n...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Owners of Elon Musk's 'Not A Flamethrower' are incinerating everything

Look for more from Elon Musk and the Boring Company coming soon. Musk tweeted the terms and conditions for the owners on the style of Dr. Seuss. "I will not use this in a house". Still on a roll, Musk follo...More..

Amazon expands Whole Foods discounts to 10 states, including Hawaii
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Amazon expands Whole Foods discounts to 10 states, including Hawaii

Amazon announced this morning that Whole Foods savings are now available to Prime members shopping in 10 more states, including Arizona, Georgia, Hawaii, Oregon, North Carolina and Washington. There are now f...More..

White House adviser: Trudeau remarks ‘betrayal’
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

White House adviser: Trudeau remarks ‘betrayal’

As it turns out, Trudeau was responding to a reporter's question about US -imposed steel tariffs during a press conference at the conclusion of the G7 summit. The president could have said that. On ...More..

Bound plane redirected to Shannon Airport after suspicious note found
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Bound plane redirected to Shannon Airport after suspicious note found

No further details were made available. A United spokesperson confirmed the events, releasing the following statement: "United flight UA971 en route to Chicago from Rome, diverted to Shannon following a poten...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

North Korea's Kim lands in Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

This is by far the farthest Kim has ever traveled since taking control of North Korea in 2011. North Korea's last test blast - its sixth - occurred last September and the country's official new agency des...More..

Jaguar Land Rover to move Discovery production to Slovakia
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Jaguar Land Rover to move Discovery production to Slovakia

Also our latest Range Rover and Range Rover Sport models, including plug-in hybrid options, have been performing particularly well in key markets. The biggest plant in the company, it now employs 9,000 peop...More..

FACT CHECK: Did Justin Trudeau's Eyebrow Fall Off at the G7 Summit?
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

FACT CHECK: Did Justin Trudeau's Eyebrow Fall Off at the G7 Summit?

US President Donald Trump has fired off a string of angry tweets criticising America's closest allies hours after leaving a divisive G7 summit in Canada . Kim Jong-un "must not see American weakness", Kudl...More..

Facebook gave some companies extended access to user data
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Facebook gave some companies extended access to user data

Facebook banned Kogan's quiz app after learning of the data breach and apparently gave companies until May 2015 to stop collecting user data-but according to the Journal , the site gave extensions to certain c...More..

No panic in Singapore as summit approaches
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

No panic in Singapore as summit approaches

However, he played down the possibility of a quick breakthrough and said the summit should set the framework for "the hard work that will follow", insisting that North Korea had to move toward complete, ver...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

UK's Poundworld becomes latest retail failure, putting 5,100 jobs at risk

Several retailers have shown significant financial distress this year, with both Maplin and Toys R Us disappearing from the high street. A source told Sky News that discussions about a rescue deal between P...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

From pancakes to patties: IHOP now the International House of Burgers

Some people love the new change while others...not so much. America's beloved pancake house announced its new name Monday, the International House of Burgers . But now iHOb will serve black angus beef burg...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

US President Trump arrives in Singapore for historic Trump-Kim summit

During his preparation period, Trump continued on Monday to publicly brawl on Twitter with USA allies over trade. "It is a historic negotiation, and there is no way this president is not going to stand strong...More..