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British caver from Thai rescue slams Elon Musk submarine as 'PR stunt'

But that wasn't enough, he then called Unsworth , "Pedo guy", and that is where he might be getting himself in serious trouble. Musk responded on Twit...


US Appeals Against AT&T-Time Warner Deal

AT&T said it was surprised by the decision and would defend the merger in court again. A new trial is likely to see the USA government renew. The two compan...


Murdoch's Fox beats Comcast with agreed $32.5 billion bid for Sky

June 13, 2018. Fox , which owns 39% of Sky and is due to gain British regulatory clearance for the deal this week, upped its offer to £14 ($18.60) a shar...


Conservative Party vice chairs Ben Bradley and Maria Caulfield resign over Brexit

Mr Barrow, who stepped down as leader of the authority in December 2015, tweeted his thoughts on the latest Brexit fallout in the wake of David Davis' S...


What Mexico's new leader really thinks about Donald Trump

The leftist politicians joined a handful of world leaders , artists and politicians around the world congratulating Lopez Obrador and his party over their vict...


Boycott alert: Walmart sells "Impeach 45" t-shirts

Apparel sold on Walmart's website sparks outrage for its sentiment against President Trump . News of the shirt prompted a #BoycottWalmart movement on Twi...


European Union gives stark warning to U.S. over auto tariffs

The European Union has warned the United States that imposing import tariffs on cars and vehicle parts would likely lead to counter-measures by its trading p...


Amazon Prime Day 2018 Kicks Off July 16, Deals Already Happening

Prime members in India can enjoy over 200 exclusive product launches, thousands of deals at the lowest prices of the year and blockbuster entertainment launc...


Trump renews attack on OPEC, says oil prices too high

There are now fears that prices could rise steeply if supplies are disrupted from OPEC members Venezuela and Iran . "We are concerned about tight spare c...


Trump's Treasury Department plans limits on Chinese investment in United States technology firms

He warned that Beijing had an "enormous array of tools to put pressure on American companies" like Apple and GM, companies that really depend on China. Some U...


Trump urges Republicans to ‘stop wasting time on immigration’

While some who advocate for stricter immigration rules have argued that people are making fraudulent asylum claims or abusing the loopholes in US immigration la...


Trump says Harley-Davidson's planned overseas move will be its 'end'

The president also tweeted on Tuesday morning: "A Harley-Davidson should never be built in another country-never!" Economists said Harley's decision to shif...


South Korea launches probe into Bithumb hack

Bitcoin , the largest cryptocurrency , dropped as much as 2 per cent and was trading at US$6,588 yesterday, bringing this year's decline to 54 per cent, accord...


Oil falls as OPEC nears deal to raise production

The increase translates to a 1 million barrel per day adjustment on paper, as some countries won't be able to meet the quota due to supply disruptions. Given th...


European Union imposes tariffs on United States peanuts, motorcycles and whiskey

In response to Mr Trump's tariffs on European steel and aluminium, the EU has imposed tariffs on imports of USA cranberries, orange juice, sweetcorn, peanut but...


China blasts Trump's new tariff threat, warns it will retaliate

US companies caught in the middle of the trade fight between the world's two biggest economies "are not immune" and could see their sales and earnings come unde...


Elon Musk says disgruntled Tesla employee was behind "extensive" sabotage

Potential organizations that may wish to harm Tesla , at least according to Musk, include Wall Street short-sellers, oil and gas companies that "don't love the...


Audi boss Rupert Stadler arrested in dieselgate investigation

Prosecutors pushed for Stadler's arrest over fears that he might try to evade justice, dpa reported . Stadler has denied any involvement. The luxury carmaker i...


No 2-bedroom rentals anywhere on minimum wage

However, the report's authors cautioned against thinking that increasing minimum wage would be a "silver bullet solution". Almost 11 million extremely low-inco...


Trump announces tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods

As soon as Friday, June 15, the administration plans to release a detailed list of 25 percent tariffs worth about $50 billion that will be placed on Chinese im...


Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE

According to the Hong Kong-based English-language daily, "The reprimand and forfeiture of bonuses were part of the original settlement that ZTE had reached wi...


Porsche Taycan is the name for the production Mission E

But the powertrain has been confirmed: Two permanently activated synchronous motors generating more than 600 horsepower combined. Make that gallop. The Tay...


Flying vehicle startup backed by Google founder offers test flights

Kitty Hawk says the Flyer is "easy to fly " but recommends professional training. Kitty Hawk explains that the Flyer is considered an Ultralight by th...


Singapore Police Tighten Security Ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

Kim, in his first public comments since arriving, said Singapore's role would be recorded in history if the summit was a success. For Kim, almost 40 years...


John Goodman Has Little to Say on Roseanne Barr Controversy

Barr engaged in a series of tweets Tuesday night, hours after ABC announced it was cancelling the rebooted " Roseanne " over a racist tweet by the comedian...


Starbucks is sliding after Howard Schultz steps down as chairman

Last April, Schultz transitioned from CEO to executive chairman, where he oversaw the company's social impact initiatives. Last week, the company closed its U...


Vermont paying $10,000 to move there and work from home

Vermont is willing to pay new residents who work remotely for an out-of-state employer in hopes of increasing its population and workforce. In March, Governor ...


Dunk your donuts, or is it doughnuts? | Community

Atlanta's own boutique doughnut shop located in Brookhaven, Bon Glaze , will also be offering a free sugary confection with any purchase. National Donut Day...


European Union to impose measures against 'unacceptable' USA metal tariffs

The EU had said it wouldn't make trade concessions to gain a permanent exemption, and vowed to respond firmly to the imposition of tariffs. News reports say...


Federal Bureau of Investigation to all router users: Reboot now to stop Russia-linked malware

If, like millions of Americans, you have a router in your home or office, it might already be infected by Russian malware named VPNFilter. "Any owner of small o...


Starbucks to close U.S. stores for bias training on Tuesday

Starbucks locations in the Jacksonville area will close starting at 2:30 p.m. Schultz , CEO Kevin Johnson and musician and activist Common will serve as vi...


Euro and Italian Stocks Rise as Populist Government Plans Fall Apart

The populists said Mattarella gave in to pressures from investors and countries such as Germany when he chose to veto their decision to appoint the euroskepti...


AAA will tow you home for free this Memorial Day weekend

In all, 1,053,400 people who live in the Washington region told a AAA survey they plan to drive or head to one of the region's three airports to escape for th...


SUMMIT SAVED? Jim Mattis ‘VERY OPTIMISTIC’ Korean Summit Will Take Place

In Itaewon, a popular Seoul nightlife district Thursday night, 20-year-old Jae Hye-rim told TIME she was happy the talks were off because she did not want u...


PayPal's $2.2 Billion Payments Acquisition Is Its Latest Swipe at Square

The deal has been finalized by the company and PayPal would be paying $2.2 Billion for the acquisition. The company sells card readers that connect to smart...