GM Closing Lordstown Plant In 2019, Cutting Thousands Of Jobs

Costs for automakers could escalate even further under the United States-Canada-Mexico Agreement, which raises the thresholds on the amount of parts and raw materials in a vehicle that must come from North American sources and places a requirement on... More..

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European Union court throws out case seeking annulment of Brexit talks
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

European Union court throws out case seeking annulment of Brexit talks

The same can't be said of British lawmakers. The PM told her Cabinet at a meeting on Monday morning that Sunday's endorsement of the Withdrawal Agreement and Future Framework was "a significant moment" which ...More..

Sisi receives Crown Prince in Cairo
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Sisi receives Crown Prince in Cairo

He and Sen. Bernard Sanders, Vermont independent, have co-sponsored a resolution in support of pulling funding from Saudi efforts to intervene in a civil war in Yemen . "However, human rights ― we also are a...More..

General Motors News From Ohio, Michigan Could Hurt Trump 2020 Bid
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

General Motors News From Ohio, Michigan Could Hurt Trump 2020 Bid

The Oshawa announcement also raises questions about the future of GM operations in Ingersoll, which now produces the third-generation Chevrolet Equinox, and the St. The impact of the plant closure extends beyon...More..

Cyber Monday on track to bring in record U.S
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Cyber Monday on track to bring in record U.S

Do you still have room in your wallet for more sales and deals? "I love a deal", tweeted user @Kathryn_nicole1 from Kansas. That's probably why most of the sales on Cyber Monday are almost identical to what y...More..

General Motors to close Oshawa plant, affecting thousands of jobs
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

General Motors to close Oshawa plant, affecting thousands of jobs

Last month, GM rival Ford Motor. "And he said, 'The ship has already left the dock'". Sources tell the Sun Ontario Premier Doug Ford will be commenting on the closure Monday. Trudeau has met with Barra a nu...More..

Oanda Sees Bitcoin Hitting $2500, Others Beg to Differ
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Oanda Sees Bitcoin Hitting $2500, Others Beg to Differ

Is Bitcoin price going under $3,000 or will that be the bottom? It was the first time since September 2017. Among the top ten largest digital currencies in the market, Bitcoin Cash ( BCH ) is the worst pe...More..

by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Republican Senators Urge Tougher Stance On Saudi Arabia: Trump's Statement 'So Weak'

King, who was briefed by the Central Intelligence Agency on the Khashoggi killing before the Thanksgiving break, fired back at Trump's characterization of the CIA's conclusions , saying "the Central Intell...More..

Cheaper trees for the holiday available after this weekend
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Cheaper trees for the holiday available after this weekend

Sellers will cut prices "knowing that if they don't sell them by Christmas Eve, they're probably not going to sell them", said Tim O'Connor, executive director of the National Christmas Tree Association . "It'...More..

Amazon workers in Germany, Spain launch Black Friday strikes
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Amazon workers in Germany, Spain launch Black Friday strikes

Amazon CEO " Jeff Bezos is the richest bloke on the planet; he can afford to sort this out". Although, when asked about strikes at its facilities in these countries, Amazon claimed: "Our European Fulf...More..

Local stores filled with Black Friday shoppers
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Local stores filled with Black Friday shoppers

CNBC reports that Americans spent $3.7 billion on Thursday, which is about 30 percent more than they did on Thanksgiving past year. With the ability to shop from home (and now, virtually anywhere thanks to mob...More..

Spain to seek talks on joint sovereignty of Gibraltar
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Spain to seek talks on joint sovereignty of Gibraltar

Spanish objections over the status of Gibraltar — the tiny territory ceded to Britain in 1713 but is still claimed by Spain — is the only dispute left hanging ahead of Sunday's summit of European Union lead...More..

Published the first pictures of the new Range Rover Evoque
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Published the first pictures of the new Range Rover Evoque

While JLR has said it plans to have an electrified version of all its new models launched from 2020, the Evoque is coming out before this deadline, and won't have an electric version at launch. You can see ...More..

US urging allies to drop Huawei equipment, WSJ reports
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

US urging allies to drop Huawei equipment, WSJ reports

In mid-August, US President Donald Trump signed a bill banning the government use of gear from Huawei, ZTE and other Chinese companies. Huawei is increasingly far from realizing the American dream. Govern...More..

Tesla Model 3: Based Model Ignored In Favor Of China
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Tesla Model 3: Based Model Ignored In Favor Of China

As Electrek points out, browsing customers just need to select the vehicle that catches their eye and the actual retail price of the selected Tesla Model S or Model X is eventually shown at the bottom of the ...More..

Nissan board to vote on Ghosn's sacking
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Nissan board to vote on Ghosn's sacking

The Franco-Japanese alliance, enlarged in 2016 to include Mitsubishi Motors, has been rattled to its core by the arrest of Mr Ghosn in Japan on Monday. It said it was scheduling a board meeting for next week....More..

Climate change could cost United States 'hundreds of billions' a year
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Climate change could cost United States 'hundreds of billions' a year

It says warming-charged extremes "have already become more frequent, intense, widespread or of long duration". The federal report says the last few years have smashed records for damaging weather in the US, c...More..

Dolce & Gabanna Co-Founders Issue Apology After Receiving Backlash for Ad Campaign
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Dolce & Gabanna Co-Founders Issue Apology After Receiving Backlash for Ad Campaign

The criticism started rolling in when the luxury brand published three 40-second ads featuring a model struggling to eat a pizza with chopsticks. The blunder was compounded when screenshots were circulated on...More..

by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

'Crude's getting shellacked': Oil hits a one-year low; stocks slide

U.S. light crude lost $2.90, or 5.3 percent, at one point to touch a low of $51.73 a barrel. The value of a barrel of oil has dropped by around 20 percent so far in November, in a seven-week streak of losses. C...More..

Shoppers line up for pre-Black Friday deals
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Shoppers line up for pre-Black Friday deals

Most supermarkets are open on Thanksgiving too, though they may have limited holiday hours. And for many consumers, the economy is seen as good or bad simply based on whether or not they have a job; for about...More..

Dow Continues to Plunge, Erases Gain for 2018
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Dow Continues to Plunge, Erases Gain for 2018

Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as big technology companies like Apple claw back some of the ground they lost in a rout over the past two days. MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe gained 0.75 per...More..

Largest number of travelers for thanksgiving in 13 years
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Largest number of travelers for thanksgiving in 13 years

Gas prices will also affect holiday motorists, with the cost at the pump expected to be the highest in four years this Thanksgiving. "So, to be at nearly five percent, that's just incredible", Ingram said. "T...More..

UK's May Heads to Brussels as Spain Threatens to Veto Brexit Deal
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

UK's May Heads to Brussels as Spain Threatens to Veto Brexit Deal

The three countries want fishing rights in British waters to be included, if not in the divorce deal, then at least in the political declaration setting the parameters for a possible future free trade deal. Bre...More..

Amazon suffers data breach but remains tight-lipped on details
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Amazon suffers data breach but remains tight-lipped on details

It is important to recall that there have been reports of an employee who was sacked after they sold customer email addresses to a third-party seller on the platform. The retail giant confirmed it had "informed...More..

Apple Cuts Production Orders for All 3 New IPhone Models
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Apple Cuts Production Orders for All 3 New IPhone Models

Now it is reported that Apple is slowing down on production for the iPhone XS , iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR due to lower than expected demand. The demand for the three newest iPhone models are not as h...More..

Carlos Ghosn: Custody 'extended by 10 days'
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Carlos Ghosn: Custody 'extended by 10 days'

Following Ghosn and Kelly's arrests, which were based in part on evidence gathered in a Nissan internal investigation, details have begun to emerge on some of the alleged financial transgressions the pair are...More..

Alexa can now make Skype calls
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Alexa can now make Skype calls

Also coming to Alexa: Skype . It's not just Microsoft, of course. Indeed, as part of today's announcement, Microsoft Stores in the USA have begun to sell Echo devices , which some are taking as an admissi...More..

WTI Crude Oil Crashes To $53, 1-Year Lows
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

WTI Crude Oil Crashes To $53, 1-Year Lows

On Tuesday, prices continued to fall sharply, with WTI reaching $53.34 by at 4.55pm EST, and Brent crude falling 6.65% on the day to $62.35. Russia , meanwhile, is sowing doubts about whether it will join O...More..

Bitcoin Price will Drop Further to $1,500, Analysts Predict
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Bitcoin Price will Drop Further to $1,500, Analysts Predict

The total market cap of all virtual coins has slightly risen to approximately $182 billion. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to purchase Bitcoin Cash ABC [IOU ] using one of ...More..

RBI board meet strikes a middle ground
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

RBI board meet strikes a middle ground

The government on November 9 had said it was discussing an "appropriate" size of capital reserves that the central bank must maintain but denied seeking a massive capital transfer from the RBI. In fact, Acharya...More..