Audi CEO arrested in Germany over diesel scandal

Stadler's arrest is the most high-profile in the diesel emissions scandal. Audi said in a statement last week that it was "co-operating with the authorities" in the probe. "The hearing to determine whether he will be remanded is ongoing", the spo... More..

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Domino's Pizza fixes streets, fills potholes across America
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Domino's Pizza fixes streets, fills potholes across America

Protecting pizza sanctity, McCormick added, can only truly be achieved through "a true bold stake in the ground" such as road fix. Domino's is repairing potholes in towns across the United States as part of a...More..

Here’s why the AT&T-Time Warner merger just got approved
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Here’s why the AT&T-Time Warner merger just got approved

But Leon blocked discovery on certain White House communications that AT&T and Time Warner were seeking, and the companies dropped that defense, choosing to litigate the case on pure antitrust grounds. Berenz...More..

Porsche’s first electric vehicle to be called Taycan
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Porsche’s first electric vehicle to be called Taycan

Two permanently excited synchronous motors (PSM) with a system output of over 590 bhp. Make that gallop. The Taycan's pair of electric motors will output "over 600 hp" and launch the vehicle to 200 km/h in ...More..

NTSB updates on fatal Model X crash
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

NTSB updates on fatal Model X crash

The driver was taken to the hospital where he died. It's been tough times for Tesla's Autopilot for the last few months after a number of crashes involving the technology, some of which were fatal, made t...More..

Microsoft sinks eco-friendly data center off coast of Scotland
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Microsoft sinks eco-friendly data center off coast of Scotland

A power and data link is maintained using an undersea cable hooked up to the cylinder and feeding back to Orkney. Because there are no people on board, the engineers could remove all the oxygen and most of th...More..

Fact-checking Malcolm Jenkins' posters on prisons and police shootings
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Fact-checking Malcolm Jenkins' posters on prisons and police shootings

Whether the Warriors or the Cavs win the NBA Finals, don't expect that to change this year. There's men who serve their communities. "Sports are not a distraction from politics - they are politics by a differ...More..

Roseanne Barr Says She 'Begged' ABC Not to Cancel Her Show
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Roseanne Barr Says She 'Begged' ABC Not to Cancel Her Show

Barr also tweeted at former fellow cast member Michael Fishman , who played her son on the show: "You throw me under the bus. nice!" Trump wrote that Iger never called him to apologize for "the terrible...More..

Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE

ZTE ceased major operations in April, and a seven-year ban was imposed on the company for breaking a 2017 agreement by illegally shipping goods to Iran and North Korea. It has enjoyed the backing of Chinese...More..

Ottawa in talks with steel, aluminum industries about possible aid
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Ottawa in talks with steel, aluminum industries about possible aid

Officials in Mexico City unveiled the proposal in recent days, saying the tax would apply to US-produced pork legs and shoulders, which equate to approximately 90% of the nation's $1 billion worth of American...More..

Global stocks slump amid Italian political turmoil
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Global stocks slump amid Italian political turmoil

For southern European companies, the sudden resurgence of political jitters means credit conditions could quickly deteriorate, which would offset the benefits of a lower currency, Mateos y Lago said. It was dow...More..

Amazon can't or won't collect sales tax in Australia
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Amazon can't or won't collect sales tax in Australia

A loophole in tax regulations, however, means that the GST is now applied only to items purchased from overseas retailers if they are worth $1,000 AUD or more, which many local companies argued gave Amazon, eBa...More..

National Doughnut Day deals in Colorado Springs
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

National Doughnut Day deals in Colorado Springs

All you have to do is purchase a beverage, and you'll get a free donut . Dunkin' Donuts: Dunkin' Donuts locations are offering free doughnuts with drink purchases. Serving the Lehigh Valley since 1...More..

FIFA will not replace Saudi World Cup ref banned for match-fixing
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

FIFA will not replace Saudi World Cup ref banned for match-fixing

The International Football Federation ( FIFA ) said on Wednesday that they had removed Fahad Al-Mirdasi, who had received a lifetime ban from the Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF), from their list of r...More..

Steel and aluminum tariffs to apply to EU, Mexico, Canada
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Steel and aluminum tariffs to apply to EU, Mexico, Canada

He said the tariffs will in the long run increase the cost of global beer production but have a disproportionate impact on American brewers and jobs. "Over the past months we have continuously engaged with th...More..

Oil prices are falling fast. Here's why
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Oil prices are falling fast. Here's why

Opec is due to meet in Vienna on 22 June. Futures are headed for a fifth straight session of declines, the longest such stretch since February 9. Prices of daily-use consumer products such as packaged snack...More..

Petrol Price to Reduce in Kerala; Government Decides to Cut State Taxes
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Petrol Price to Reduce in Kerala; Government Decides to Cut State Taxes

This morning, the Indian Oil website first showed 60 and 56 paise a litre cuts in petrol and diesel prices in Delhi. The marginal 1 paisa cut fuelled anger on social media. This is the first time in 16 da...More..

Reboot your routers to prevent Russian hacking
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Reboot your routers to prevent Russian hacking

Anyone with a small office or home office router should power cycle, or reboot their routers to disrupt the malware . The FBI believes hackers are blocking web traffic and collecting information that passe...More..

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 16th straight day
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 16th straight day

Petrol price was today hiked by 15 paisa and diesel by 11 paisa. State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) were in April 2002 given freedom to...More..

Starbucks to close early for company-wide diversity training
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Starbucks to close early for company-wide diversity training

The men were arrested after a manager called police on them for trespassing while they waited on a friend to join them to order. Starbucks will close 8,000 of its locations across the US on May 29, and here...More..

Italy faces political turmoil and possible early elections after presidential veto
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Italy faces political turmoil and possible early elections after presidential veto

The president said he feared a new government with Mr. Savona as economy. Conte and Mattarella had met on Sunday to discuss officials selected by the anti-establishment 5 Star Movement and the rightist League...More..

PayPal to buy financial technology firm iZettle for $2.2bn
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

PayPal to buy financial technology firm iZettle for $2.2bn

As per the last earnings call, the financial payment giant has a strong cash reserve of $7.8 billion, giving it enough financial muscle for acquiring promising companies. Upon closing, PayPal gains in-store c...More..

Donald Trump won't be indicted by Mueller probe; Giuliani
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Donald Trump won't be indicted by Mueller probe; Giuliani

This year's financial disclosure form also includes revenue from Trump's golf resorts, the Trump Hotel in Washington , D.C., and a $65,000 annual pension from the Screen Actors Guild for his work as a real...More..

Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals Still In Production, Scientists Baffled
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals Still In Production, Scientists Baffled

CFC concentration in the atmosphere has declined by 15 percent from its peak in 1993, but over the past few years, the rate of decline has slowed down. The goal of the study was not to point fingers; but fi...More..

Mike Budenholzer to become the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Mike Budenholzer to become the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks

Mike Budenholzer was relieved of his head coaching duties by the Atlanta Hawks earlier this offseason. He served as an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs for 17 seasons before taking the Hawks job p...More..

Analyst at Deutsche Kept The Lonmin (LON:LMI)
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Analyst at Deutsche Kept The Lonmin (LON:LMI) "Hold" Rating They've Had

Fifth Third National Bank & Trust has invested 0% in Premier Oil plc (LON:PMO). The stock of SDL plc (LON:SDL) earned "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday, February 14. Deutsche Bank restated a "buy" ra...More..

Spiking bond yields slam stock market winning streak
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Spiking bond yields slam stock market winning streak

The Dow lost 193 points, or 0.8 percent, to 24,706. Home Depot Inc ( HD.N ) shares slipped 1.6 percent after the home improvement retailer missed sales forecasts as the long winter put a damper on demand fo...More..

Cashier-free Amazon Go stores are coming to Chicago and San Francisco
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Cashier-free Amazon Go stores are coming to Chicago and San Francisco

There were hints that Amazon Go locations were heading to San Francisco and Chicago, according to the news report. Amazon Go is headed for Chicago and San Francisco. "No lines, no checkout", according to the ...More..

Salma Hayek calls for pay cut for male actors
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Salma Hayek calls for pay cut for male actors

If the movie's budget is $10 million, the [male] actor has to understand that if he is making $9.7 million, it is going to be hard for equality". "Otherwise they will kill the movie", she warned. She said Wei...More..

Low to be 'open and honest' with Neuer on World Cup chances
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Low to be 'open and honest' with Neuer on World Cup chances

Uncapped Freiburg striker Petersen received an invitation from the national team after scoring 15 goals in the Bundesliga this season. The title-holders will have to submit their final 23-man squad includin...More..