Doug Ford Overrules Provincial Judge Over Toronto Council Size

With no compelling reason to enact Ford's legislation while Toronto is in the midst of the campaign leading up to the October 22 municipal election, the approach a reasonable government concerned about the fundamental rights of its citizens would hav... More..

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Florence Moves Toward the Carolinas
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Florence Moves Toward the Carolinas

Florence doubled its wind speed from Sunday to Monday, and the National Hurricane Center expects the storm to strengthen again on Tuesday. Once Florence pushes over land, the winds will rapidly decrease below...More..

White House's selective reading on economy
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

White House's selective reading on economy

Hassett responded to this error by quipping, "I'm not the chairman of the Council of Twitter Advisers". "I complained plenty about Fox News , but you never heard me threaten to shut them down, or call them 'e...More..

Ford VS Trump: Automaker Refuses To Change Focus Hatch China Production Plans
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Ford VS Trump: Automaker Refuses To Change Focus Hatch China Production Plans

Yesterday, as the Inquisitr reported, Trump told Apple that it should make their products in the United States, and therefore bypass his tariffs. President Donald Trump's proposed $200 billion tariff on...More..

by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Top White House economist fact-checks Trump on GDP claim

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) took notice of Obama's pot-calling-the-kettle-black speech and blasted the former president in a Twitter thread for his blatant contribution to the brokenness of American politics and...More..

IPhones may rise 20%, if Apple gives in to Trump’s pressure
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

IPhones may rise 20%, if Apple gives in to Trump’s pressure

President Donald Trump offered some business advice to Ford Motor on Sunday: because of the administration's high tariffs on auto imports from China , Ford can start making its Focus Active in the United S...More..

Former spokesperson: Obama should take credit for economy
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Former spokesperson: Obama should take credit for economy

President Trump on Monday mocked his predecessor Barack Obama for saying more than two years ago that Trump would need a "magic wand" to bring back jobs to the United States. "He just says, 'Well, I'm going ...More..

MNS extends support to Bharat bandh
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

MNS extends support to Bharat bandh

Because the price is built up by excessive taxes on petrol and diesel. The percentage increase was 20.5. Similarly, petrol is being sold for ₹83.54 per litre in Chennai and the diesel retail price is ₹76.64 p...More..

by | Monday, September 10, 2018

IPhone prices will surge if Apple builds them in US

President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday that there's a simple solution: just make the products in the United States where there'd be zero tariffs . Trump wrote , citing a Reuters article posted on CNBC ...More..

by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Apple says tariffs on Chinese goods will raise prices for U.S. consumers

Kristin Dziczek of the Center of Automotive Research says there's simply no motivation for Ford to build the Focus Active in the U.S now. "It would not be profitable to build the Focus Active in the USA giv...More..

by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Despite Donald Trump's Tweet, Ford Won't Make Hatchback In US

Ford Motor Company on Sunday pushed back against President TrumpDonald John TrumpTiger Woods calls Nike's Kaepernick campaign a "beautiful spot" EPA lost more than 1,500 workers in first 18 months of Trump a...More..

Petrol, diesel prices hiked further; check out fuel rates today
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Petrol, diesel prices hiked further; check out fuel rates today

Petrol prices were increased to Rs 88.12, Rs 83.61 and Rs 83.91 per litre in Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai respectively on Monday. Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that India as a stable econom...More..

Alibaba founder Jack Ma to retire
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Alibaba founder Jack Ma to retire

The New York Times , which interviewed him, reported on Saturday that Mr. Ma planned to use his 54h birthday to announce his retirement to devote his time to philanthropy focused on education. The company, whi...More..

Lyft deploys electric scooters in Denver as cheap transportation option
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Lyft deploys electric scooters in Denver as cheap transportation option

Seleta Reynolds, general manager of the Los Angeles Department of Transportation, told the City Council that both Bird and Lime had made statements to the media that they are operating around 10,000 scooters ...More..

Trump intensifies trade war, threatens duties on nearly all imports from China
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Trump intensifies trade war, threatens duties on nearly all imports from China

The U.S. Trade Representative's public notice and comment period for the proposed additional tariffs ended Thursday. The Trump administration has imposed tariffs of $US50 billion on imports from China, most...More..

Weed, whiskey, Tesla and a flamethrower: Elon Musk meets Joe Rogan
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Weed, whiskey, Tesla and a flamethrower: Elon Musk meets Joe Rogan

Musk, when offered a hit by Rogan, asked, "It's legal right?" before opting to take a puff. Over the summer, Tesla's head of engineering, Doug Fields, someone Musk once described as "one of the world's mo...More..

August jobs growth tops expectations, unemployment holds near 18-year low
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

August jobs growth tops expectations, unemployment holds near 18-year low

The US economy created 201,000 new jobs in August, according to a report released by the Labor Department before markets opened on Friday. The details across industries showed manufacturing payrolls fell ...More..

Canada's ever-volatile labour report posts 'messy' results for August
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Canada's ever-volatile labour report posts 'messy' results for August

Economists had expected an increase of 5,000 jobs for August and the unemployment rate to be 5.9 per cent, according to Thomson Reuters Eikon. In Ontario, after two consecutive months of increases, employment...More..

by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Petrol, diesel prices scale new highs

Prices have been on fire since mid-August, rising nearly every day due to a combination of a drop in rupee value and rise in crude oil rates. In Kolkata, the price of petrol has been increased to ₹ 83.39 per ...More..

CBS CEO in exit talks amid sexual misconduct probe
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

CBS CEO in exit talks amid sexual misconduct probe

A trial is set for October to resolve these and other issues, though the settlement could be reached before then. And the CBS side would drop its bid to dilute Redstone's ownership. CBS shares were up decisivel...More..

Goldman Sachs CFO Rubbishes Claims of Dropping Crypto Trading
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Goldman Sachs CFO Rubbishes Claims of Dropping Crypto Trading

The rest of the crypto market followed the Bitcoin and demonstrated a bigger decline, which led the market cap of TOP 100 leading currencies to a shrinking to $40 bln. It is important to note that the announc...More..

Ofgem energy price cap will cut priciest 'Big Six' tariffs by £120
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Ofgem energy price cap will cut priciest 'Big Six' tariffs by £120

When the energy price cap is introduced, energy suppliers will have to cut their energy prices to the level of or below the cap, proposed to be £1136 per year for a typical dual fuel customer paying by direct...More..

Retaliatory Posts Made Back-and-Forth Between Sanders and Amazon
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Retaliatory Posts Made Back-and-Forth Between Sanders and Amazon

Sanders has criticized Amazon for months because of the reports that Amazon warehouse workers are paid less than the industry average and rely on food stamps while the CEO Jeff Bezos holds the status ...More..

Ford Recalls Over 339000 F-150s in Canada
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Ford Recalls Over 339000 F-150s in Canada

According to the automaker, they have had 23 reports in Canada and the USA of smoke or fires in their F-150s. No injuries were reported in those incidents. The issue lies with the seat belt pretensioners,...More..

Trump Ready to Tax an Additional $267B in Chinese Imports
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Trump Ready to Tax an Additional $267B in Chinese Imports

China said it is ready to impose retaliatory tariffs on $60bn worth of U.S. goods if that happens. The United States has demanded that China better protect American intellectual property, cut its US trade su...More..

Burberry to stop destroying unsold products and phase out fur
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Burberry to stop destroying unsold products and phase out fur

British luxury fashion brand Burberry said Thursday it will stop using real fur in its products and also stop destroying products that it can not sell. Recognising that fur isn't fashionable, sustainable, or et...More..

2 guys hung up a poster of themselves at McDonald's
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

2 guys hung up a poster of themselves at McDonald's

In the video, Maravilla points at the pictures in the fast-food chain, saying, "There are literally no Asians on these walls". "Remember, folks, all races deserve recognition", Maravilla says in the video. Once...More..

Obama speaks out against Trump and attacks 'politics of fear and resentment'
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Obama speaks out against Trump and attacks 'politics of fear and resentment'

Today, Obama was at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana where he received an award for ethics in government and criticized the current president, Donald Trump in his speech . How hard can it be to ...More..

Fuel price hike: Petrol, diesel prices breach record levels on Friday
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Fuel price hike: Petrol, diesel prices breach record levels on Friday

Petrol at Rs 79.99 per litre has nearly touched 80-mark in Delhi. In Kolkata, the price of petrol has been increased to Rs 82.41 per litre while the diesel price has gone up to Rs 74.40 per litre. Delhi charg...More..

Goldman Sachs Bitcoin Pullback Triggers Cryptocurrency Bloodbath
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Goldman Sachs Bitcoin Pullback Triggers Cryptocurrency Bloodbath

That's according to a Business Insider report published Wednesday. "In response to client interest in various digital products, we are exploring how best to serve them in the space", Goldman Sachs spokesm...More..

Two reasons why a NAFTA deal could be imminent
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Two reasons why a NAFTA deal could be imminent

Trade Representative's office in Washington on Wednesday. Dawson sits on a deputy minister's trade advisory committee and hasn't heard it flagged as an emerging concern at the NAFTA table in the past year, ...More..

Mercedes unveils its first fully-electric SUV
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Mercedes unveils its first fully-electric SUV

After a lot of trailers and teasers, including "official spy photos" in full camouflage, Mercedes-Benz has finally unveiled the EQC electric SUV ahead of the groundbreaking new model's public debut at next mo...More..

More People Sickened In Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Popular Cereal — CDC
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

More People Sickened In Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Popular Cereal — CDC

It is against federal law to sell or give away recalled food . The CDC also urged retailers not to sell any Honey Smacks, since it's possible that tainted products are still in circulation. have released...More..

Elon Musk calls British cave diver 'child rapist' in new claim
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Elon Musk calls British cave diver 'child rapist' in new claim

A British diver who helped in the rescue of the trapped boys from a Thai cave is to sue Elon Musk for branding him a child rapist . Buzzfeed News reporter Ryan Mac then obtained and published a lette...More..

JD.com Founder Richard Liu Has Been Accused of Rape, Report Says
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

JD.com Founder Richard Liu Has Been Accused of Rape, Report Says

JD.com CEO Liu Qiangdong could face a first-degree felony over a sexual-misconduct allegation, according to the Associated Press and South China Morning Post . Liu, who was born to a peasant family in Eas...More..