Economy

Trump, Obama tout clashing visions of US as elections near

Trump, Obama tout clashing visions of US as elections near

In an election-eve interview, Trump struck a gentler note with media conglomerate Sinclair Broadcasting, saying he regretted some of his caustic campaign rhetoric. One message falsely claiming to be f...

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Big, fat, winning lottery ticket almost lost in a pickup truck

Big, fat, winning lottery ticket almost lost in a pickup truck

One of West's sisters had to send West a picture of her winning ticket because she had left it in her sister's truck. "And, drive slow", West said in an Iowa Lottery press release. According to ex...

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Pres. Trump: Republican Party Will Do Well In Upcoming Elections

Pres. Trump: Republican Party Will Do Well In Upcoming Elections

This is the outcome that most experts, and polls , are predicting once the midterms are said and done. That's unlikely, by all accounts, because the map is so friendly for the GOP. CNN shows the d...

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Amazon HQ2 to be split evenly between two cities

Amazon HQ2 to be split evenly between two cities

By splitting the second headquarters, Amazon's Seattle office would remain its largest concentration of employees and the center of gravity for the tech giant. The Journal reported that the surprise ...

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Iran President Warns of 'War Situation' as Sanctions Resume

Iran President Warns of 'War Situation' as Sanctions Resume

We are prepared to resist any pressure", Rouhani said. According to government officials, oil imports from Iran this year will be down by nearly 30 per cent and it could be cut further next year (FY...

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Amazon drops free-shipping minimum for all customers

Amazon drops free-shipping minimum for all customers

Consumers have long heralded Amazon for its free two-day shipping for Prime accounts on eligible items, prompting other big-box retailers such as Target and Walmart to offer free expedited shippin...

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Lowe's closing 31 Canadian stores, 20 stores in US

Lowe's closing 31 Canadian stores, 20 stores in US

It will also close 20 "underperforming" stores in the U.S. The company will wind down operations at 20 USA locations and 31 Canadian stores by the end of its 2018 fiscal year, which ends February 1,...

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Petrol Price Cut Again, Total Reduction Reaches Rs 4.05 In 18 Days

Petrol Price Cut Again, Total Reduction Reaches Rs 4.05 In 18 Days

Now it appears to be payback time, as the projected petrol price decrease for November is no more, while the diesel price hike will be greater than had been expected. As global crude oil rates continu...

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Target Unveils Black Friday Plans, Will Open On Thanksgiving

Target Unveils Black Friday Plans, Will Open On Thanksgiving

And if old-school gaming is your thing, you can pick up an Arcade1Up Retro Arcade (which comes with 12 games), plus $105 Kohl's Cash, for $350. The stores open around 6 o'clock in the afternoon on...

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Iran Sanctions Kick in Monday

Iran Sanctions Kick in Monday

Thousands of Iranians rallied in Tehran on Sunday to mark the 39th anniversary of the U.S. Embassy takeover, as Washington restored all sanctions lifted under the nuclear deal. He said two would eve...

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Bank Of England Wants A Scientist On £50 Banknote

Bank Of England Wants A Scientist On £50 Banknote

The text of the announcement says it wants a "historical character" on the notes, however, and the actual nomination form is where you have to say if your choice of the only scientist you can remember...

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No Russian money went through me, says Aaron Banks

No Russian money went through me, says Aaron Banks

Arron Banks has said he regrets "unleashing the demons" of Brexit on the country in a controversial interview with Andrew Marr this morning. Interviewed on BBC1's Andrew Marr Show , he attacked ...

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Petrol prices down by 19 paise in Delhi, diesel drops 11 paise

Petrol prices down by 19 paise in Delhi, diesel drops 11 paise

The RAC slammed retailers for "taking drivers for a ride", as the wholesale price of petrol fell by 3.5p per litre during last month, but average forecourt prices started and finished October at exact...

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Zimbabwe president says study points to oil in country

Zimbabwe president says study points to oil in country

The president has announced this through a press release which has been posted on Twitter by the Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services. Mines Minister Winston Chitando said th...

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Apple falls below $1tn despite revenue and profit rise

Apple falls below $1tn despite revenue and profit rise

Apple ($ AAPL ) reported disappointing iPhone sales and weak guidance for the all-important holiday quarter. The dip in Apple's shares to $208.50 knocked around $67 billion off its value, and pu...

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Loan in 59 minutes! PM Modi launches portal for SMEs seeking funds

Loan in 59 minutes! PM Modi launches portal for SMEs seeking funds

Inspectors have to account for why they went to a factory, Modi said. He will be asked why he went to a factory. The PM also said that only 10 per cent MSMEs will be inspected. "The important benefi...

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How Analysts Feel About Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA)?

The stock has fallen 12 percent in the last 12 months. The shares decrease -31.91% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. Tesla, Inc. now owns 14,307,169 shares of the oil...

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Trump tweets himself as star of own Iran sanctions movie

Trump tweets himself as star of own Iran sanctions movie

With buyers at the centre of oil majors' future growth plans, India, which meets 83% of its crude oil requirement through imports, has been pushing for a change in the global energy architecture. Trum...

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Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

According to these analysts , the Low Revenue Estimate for Barrick Gold Corporation is 1.84 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 2.07 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 2.23 Billion. Ea...

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Canada adds 11,200 jobs, unemployment rate dips to 5.8 pct

Canada adds 11,200 jobs, unemployment rate dips to 5.8 pct

This is the lowest since October 1998. The unemployment rate fell 0.1 per cent to 5.8 per cent, . A year ago at the same time, the unemployment rate was 5.3 per cent. The participation rate - the pe...

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Time to user out daylight saving time across most of America

Time to user out daylight saving time across most of America

On the bright side, the sun will also be rising an hour earlier. Before hitting the sack tonight, don't forget that 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, is when we officially "fall back" and gain an hour of sl...

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PMI slips as new orders, industrial output slow: Nikkei

PMI slips as new orders, industrial output slow: Nikkei

While new export orders - an indicator of future activity - improved to 48.8 from 47.6 in September, they remained in contraction phase for the seventh consecutive month as the trade war with the Un...

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Singapore Airlines to begin non-stop flights to Seattle next September

Singapore Airlines to begin non-stop flights to Seattle next September

READ Singapore Airlines flight was a night, a day and a night to remember . Its non-stop flight between Changi and Newark, near NY, is now the longest in the world and uses a two-class Airbus A35...

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Coffee lovers! Your hot brew has higher antioxidant levels

Coffee lovers! Your hot brew has higher antioxidant levels

It's made using a number of methods, but cold brew is typically coffee that's been batch brewed using full immersion with cold water, over a period of about 12-24 hours. Some of them showed that hot...

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Audi has created a

Audi has created a "cartoon" supercar

This is the Audi RSQ e-tron: an electric, fully autonomous concept which is due to appear in the Twentieth Century Fox movie Spies in Disguise starring Will Smith and Tom Holland. "An worldwide espi...

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Toyota recalls over 1M vehicles due to air bag problems

Toyota recalls over 1M vehicles due to air bag problems

Japanese automaker Toyota has issued a safety inspection recall of about 45,000 of its older vehicles in Finland due to ongoing issues with the vehicles' airbags. The recall covers 17,000 Scion xA veh...

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HBO Blackout Shows Dangers of Media Consolidation

HBO Blackout Shows Dangers of Media Consolidation

Dish blamed the HBO blackout on AT&T's takeover of HBO and other Time Warner properties. Dish customers got a rude awakening on Friday when they woke up and realized they no longer have HBO. "This i...

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Amazon is said to be favoring Northern Virginia for new headquarters

Amazon is said to be favoring Northern Virginia for new headquarters

At a conference in NY on Thursday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos , who also owns the Washington Post , said: "Ultimately the decision will be made with intuition after gathering and studying a lot of da...

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Booms and Busts in i9070 Lithium Battery Market

Booms and Busts in i9070 Lithium Battery Market

Thin Film Lithium-Ion Battery market is foreseen to encounter enormous development because of technological progress and innovations in the Thin Film Lithium-Ion Battery product . Chapter 7 . Japan...

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Tesla driver auto-parks vehicle from office and Elon Musk approves

Tesla driver auto-parks vehicle from office and Elon Musk approves

Announcing that the update will be available in six weeks on Twitter , he said vehicles will soon be able to follow the owner "like a pet" when they hold down the Summon button in the Tesla app. They...

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2 reported killed after wall of Amazon building collapses in Baltimore

2 reported killed after wall of Amazon building collapses in Baltimore

At least two people are dead after a partial building collapse on Friday night at an Amazon warehouse in Baltimore. The newspaper reported one man was pulled from the debris and pronounced dead at h...

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Cruise ship returns to port after rocky start

Cruise ship returns to port after rocky start

Passengers were offered $50 in board credit to compensate them for the "disruption" of their first evening on the ship. News 6 reports that some passengers chose to cut their trip short, flying ...

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Target announces Thanksgiving, Black Friday hours

Target announces Thanksgiving, Black Friday hours

We still have three weeks to wait before Black Friday actually arrives, but the deep discounts start right now on Amazon . Some particularly juicy highlights? As for that new mobile technology, T...

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U.S. adds 250,000 jobs in October, along with fat pay bump

U.S. adds 250,000 jobs in October, along with fat pay bump

Economists expected nonfarm payrolls grew by 200,000 in October with the unemployment rate forecast to hold at a multi-decade low of 3.7%. "These are incredible numbers", President Donald Trump co...

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China Premier Li Keqiang is optimistic on US-China relations

China Premier Li Keqiang is optimistic on US-China relations

The Nikkei was up 2.3% in Tokyo, the Hang Seng climbed 3.35% in Hong Kong and the Shanghai Composite was up 3%. Chinese tech stocks traded in the USA are surging Thursday after President Donald Tru...

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