Finance

Shekel gains strongly after Fed U-turn on rate hikes

After predicting in December that the economy would continue to grow at 2.3 percent on the year, officials revised their assessment to 2.1 percent. Since the ...


Facebook’s outage becomes Telegram’s gain with 3 million new users

DownDetector website - one of the internet's most used sources of numbers on outages - showed the number of complaints had peaked at more than 12,000, graduall...


Nissan to end Infiniti production in UK

Nissan also said recently it would not be building its X-Trail at Sunderland as initially planned, even after the government pledged over £61m in funds if it d...


Pi Day 2019: All the Food Deals We've Found So Far

Get one mini-pizza with one topping for $3.14. On March 14, when you dine in at a Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen restaurant and buy a chicken pot pie, you'll get...


Tesla Plans Price Hikes To Keep Struggling Stores Open

Tesla has announced it will not be closing almost as many stores as it claimed 10 days ago and that it will have to raise prices across its vehicle fleet as ...


Charlotte Russe going out of business, closing all stores

The company didn't want to shut down. The Charlotte Russe location at both Premium Outlets and Patrick Henry Mall did not have any contact information for t...


United Nations rights chief Michelle Bachelet says sanctions have worsened Venezuela crisis

Still, Maduro was defiant during a ceremony marking the sixth anniversary of the death of his predecessor and mentor, Hugo Chavez, belittling a "minority of opp...


Conservatives target Ocasio-Cortez's 'Green New Deal' in NY billboards

One of the thoughts among pundits was that the moment Bernie Sanders entered the race, the very popular Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would quickly endorse his ...


Missing dentist found inside auto, stuffed in bag

Investigators found Preethi Reddy dead in her own vehicle on Strachan Lane in Kingsford about 9.30pm on Tuesday, having been stabbed "numerous times". Accor...


Huawei takes United States to court, claims ban unconstitutional

Huawei has announced it has filed a suit against the U.S. government as a result of restrictions placed on the use and purchase of Huawei products. Huawei cla...


United Kingdom would scrap 80-90 percent of tariffs after no-deal Brexit

Talks by lower-ranking officials were expected to continue on Wednesday but there was no clear schedule yet for further negotiations between Mr Cox and the EU's...


Prime minister’s Regina trip cancelled in favour of private meetings in Ottawa

Butts also stressed in his testimony that there was no pressure on Wilson-Raybould to change her decision on SNC-Lavalin, only to inform the decision with the o...


U.S. Stock Futures Rise as Trump Delays March Tariff Increase

About 10 percent of the chamber's members favored raising tariffs rates on those $200 billion of Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent after the original...


YouTube disables comments on videos of children

Some creators will be allowed to maintain comments on their videos, but their channels will have to be "actively moderated" and "demonstrate a low risk of preda...


Tesla announces $35,000 Model 3 and switch to online-only sales

A survey by research firm BCG published past year suggested that 40 percent of customers worldwide are comfortable buying their next vehicle online. As we hav...


Nokia 9 PureView with five cameras launched for Rs. 50000

The device uses artificial intelligence (AI) to to combine the data gathered from all of the cameras . Interestingly, Nokia 9 PureView doesn't have the lar...


Amtrak train stalled since Sunday after hitting a tree

It's the Coast Starlight from Seattle to Los Angeles and one of America's most spectacular train rides in good weather. "We really wanted for nothing exce...


Disney Reportedly Pulls YouTube Ads Over Child-Exploitation Controversy

He provided examples of users posting comments on YouTube videos in which they traded social media contacts, provided links to child porn and unlisted vid...


AT&T pulls YouTube ads after pedophiles turn children's videos into message boards

YouTube will no longer allow anti-vaccination videos to run ads, reports BuzzFeed News . Advertising research firm EMarketer estimates YouTube will net ...


The Plant That Builds the Honda Civic Type R Is Closing

The treaty makes it easier for Japanese automakers to localize production at home for sale in the European Union , consulting firm LMC Automotive said in a res...


Iranian heavy crude oil price rises $1.45 per barrel in Jan.: OPEC

The new round of sanctions targeting Iran's oil sector were put in action on November 4, 2018. International Brent crude futures were up 1 percent, or 65 cent...


US President Donald Trump says could extend China trade talks deadline

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, a member of the U.S. trade delegation to China, leaves a hotel in Beijing, China February 13, 2019. "We're doing very ...


Bill Wilson, Jody Wilson-Raybould’s Father, Slams Justin Trudeau In CBC Interview

I am in the process of obtaining advice on the topics that I am legally permitted to discuss in this matter, and as such have retained Honerable Thomas Albert C...


Mitch McConnell will make Democratic senators vote on the 'Green New Deal'

The GOP-controlled Senate scheduled a symbolic vote on single-payer health care legislation in 2017, a decision also meant to put prominent liberals on the spot...


Switzerland and United Kingdom complete post-Brexit trade deal

In a letter to the Labour leader released on Sunday evening, the prime minister also dismissed Corbyn's call for the United Kingdom to remain in a customs union...


Amazon reconsidering New York HQ2 plan

Following Friday's Washington Post report , Crain's Chicago Business reported that Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker had already reached out to Amazon officials ask...


Huawei warns it could take FIVE YEARS to resolve British security fears

The U.S. has previously cited national security as a reason to not use Chinese equipment, alleging that hardware from such companies could provide backdoor acce...


United States crude oil imports, exports up last week

Following a USA decision to impose sanctions on Venezuela's oil industry last week, Guaido and the Trump administration have sought to appoint a new board of ...


U.S. adds 304,000 jobs in January, almost doubling economists' expectations

The economy now has created 5.3 million jobs since the 2016 election. "The monthly average over the previous three months has been an impressive 254,000 job...


Foreign Secretary: Brexit may have to be delayed

After winning a series of crucial votes in the House of Commons this week, Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to start a renegotiation of her withdrawal agr...


Indias unemployment rate hit four-decade high after demonetisation

It also exposes the utter failure of the BJP-led government to deliver on its promise of providing two crore jobs every year, that is, ten crore new jobs du...


China trade talks going well, will meet Xi in near future

U.S. President Donald Trump conditioned any prospective trade deal on a sit-down with Chinese leader Xi Jinping . 'We're trying to work out a new trade dea...


US hits Venezuela state-owned oil company with sanctions

Worldwide challenges to the legitimacy of President Nicolas Maduro's government began to bite harder on Tuesday as the United States handed control over Vene...


U.S. unseals indictments against China's Huawei and CFO Wanzhou

According the indictment, Huawei began stealing information about a phone-testing robot from T-Mobile called Tappy . Meng, 46, who is the daughter of the c...


Tension mounts between U.S. and Venezuela

US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures were at $53.76 per barrel, up 63 cents, or 1.2 percent. Venezuelan oil is predominantly heavy crude, which re...