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Tesla launches orders for the $35,000 Model 3

We saw the Long Range version, then the Performance version, but those were still too expensive for many potential buyers. Tesla redirected its online order...


United States economy grew 2.9% in 2018 but shows signs of slowing

Focusing just on the most recent quarter, growth was also bolstered by an uptick in the value of manufacturers' shipments of nonmilitary aircraft and parts by...


Martha Stewart joins Canadian marijuana grower as adviser

It also says that the Martha Stewart brand reaches approximately 100 million consumers across all media and merchandising platforms each month. Canopy Growth ...


Victoria's Secret closing more than 50 stores across the USA and Canada

The Victoria's Secret and PINK brands have seen much competition in recent years. Critics contend Victoria's Secret is particularly out of touch in the curren...


Asia shares climb as Trump pushes out China tariff deadline:The Asahi Shimbun

She added that China will benefit from moving back to greater reliance on the USA market, as "that will help build trust, which has been badly eroded recently",...


Home Depot Shares Drop On Q4 Earnings Miss, Prediction Of Weak 2019

That's far short of the per-share earnings of $2.22 Wall Street was looking for, according to a survey by FactSet, though an extra week in the period helped pus...


Powell: Fed to stop shrinking portfolio this year

Brent crude futures rose 1.8 percent to settle at $66.39 a barrel, while USA crude jumped 2.6 percent to $56.94. During the speech, the Federal Reserve Cha...


United Nations to vote on rival U.S. and Russian resolutions on Venezuela

The rival resolutions reflect the deep divisions in the Security Council over the political conflict in oil-rich Venezuela, which faces a humanitarian crisis an...


Why this man plans to spend his twilight years at popular hotel

Robinson added that you don't have to be stuck in Texas either, there are Holiday Inns in places like Hawaii. Terry Robison says his future lies with the gl...


Warren Buffett: Bitcoin Is a "Delusion" That "Attracts Charlatans"

The measure, price-to-book value, compares a corporation's share price with the value of a company's balance sheet, minus liabilities. Warren Buffett still ...


May offers MPs three month extension to Brexit talks

Downing Street does not want a lengthy delay as any extension beyond the end of June would involve the United Kingdom taking part in the European parliament ele...


Oil up toward 2019 highs on supply, trade talks optimism

Oil steadied near a three-month high in NY as a USA move to extend a trade truce with China raised hopes that the world's two biggest economies would soon resol...


FCA announces $4.5B Jeep, Ram factory investment

A Jeep Patriot rolls along the assembly line at the Chrysler assembly plant on February 2, 2012 in Belvidere, Illinois. "Today's announcement represents t...


Elon Musk Ordered to Tell Judge Why He's Not in Contempt

The Tesla CEO faces seeing his fraud settlement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unraveling and Musk could be sent to prison if c...


The next Porsche Macan will be purely electric

Porsche says it'll build the new Macan on the same Porsche PPE (Premium Platform Electric) architecture as the Taycan , the platform co-developed with Audi f...


Man Spends $540 on Cookies to Get Scouts Out of Cold

Girl Scout cookie season , that is. A mystery man is being hailed as a hero for buying all the cookies some Girl Scouts had for sale, saying he did it so they...


Its Citroen not Peugeot to debut in India in 2021

Birla, Chairman CK Birla Group of Companies. While revealing the FY2018 financial results, Carlos Tavares, Chairman of the Managing board, confirmed that the ...


Adani Group Makes Entry Into Airport Sector

For the Lucknow airport , Adani bid Rs 171 per passenger beating AMP Capital's quote of Rs 139. The official said the group was selected because it was the h...


BA flight rocked violently by strong crosswinds

A British Airways flight from London arrives in Gibraltar on September 11, 2018. The wings were tilting, it was a near-death experience - let me call it tha...


An Amtrak train with 183 passengers is stranded in Oregon

For now, food and water supplies have been holding out and Aktrak hasn't been charging passengers for any extra meals. "Ladies who have never met before were da...


Oil price tumbles after Trump tells OPEC to ‘relax’

EST (1854 GMT) and US crude fell $1.76 to $55.50 a barrel, also a 3.1 percent loss. The losses have dented some of the gains made during the most recent rally...


SEC says Elon Musk violated settlement agreement

Musk recently took to Twitter to highlight Tesla's production growth, noting that the company "made 0 cars in 2011, but will make around 500k in 2019". "As a re...


HMD Global announces Nokia 4.2 and Nokia 3.2 budget phones

A lot of the features you might expect just aren't on this camera. Nokia 9 PureView is also capable of panoramas, which can quickly tot up to more than 240...


SanDisk and Micron announce the world’s first 1TB microSD card

The microSD card conforms to A2 App Performance Class , and is capable of leveraging Android Adoptable storage by enabling applications and games installed o...


Weather Service Issues High Wind Warning For Monday

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory , which is scheduled to be in effect from midnight to noon on Sunday for southern IL and the St. Sp...


Pinterest files confidentially for stock listing

Pinterest is aiming high, seeking a valuation of at least $12bn, joining a host of privately-owned tech companies in a race to go public to capitalise on insat...


Bitcoin Price Up 9.3% Over Last 7 Days (BTC)

Mixin (XIN) traded 2.9% lower against the dollar and now trades at $145.22 or 0.03662679 BTC. Litecoin (LTC ) traded down 4.3% against the dollar and now tr...


Daimler, BMW to invest 1 bln euros in vehicle sharing joint venture

The companies plan to spend $1.13 billion United States dollars on the joint ventures: Reach Now for multimodal services, Charge Now for EV charging, Fre...


Canadian dairy firm announces £975 million Dairy Crest takeover plans

The deal comes about a month ahead of Britain's plan to exit the European Union, which is expected to put pressure on supply chains and boost prices of dairy pr...


Apple, Goldman Sachs reportedly launching iPhone-linked credit card

Apple employees will be the first to test out the card when its issued in a few weeks, according to the report. A new report today claims that Apple and Gold...


Chicago soybeans higher as traders await US-China trade developments

Much of the demand of soybeans come from China, which resumed modest purchases of the agricultural crop after presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump agreed to...


Facelifted Volvo XC90 gets new energy recovery system

Under the "B" badge, Volvo has paired the XC90's existing 2.0-liter engine lineup with Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) which is claimed to improve fue...


National Margarita Day: Celebrate with 8 cheap drink deals on Friday

Bahama Breeze is selling classic margaritas for only $2.22 each on National Margarita Day 2019 on Friday. Margaritaville , of course, has a top-notch deal...


Banning Huawei from 5G would cause difficulties

At the same time, Huawei is under pressure in western countries over USA claims its kit could be tapped by the Chinese government for spying, a claim the firm h...


YouTube pulls ads from channels pushing anti-vaccination content

The algorithm changes initially will affect recommendations for a very small set of videos in the USA, with plans to expand internationally. The latest allega...


Ford investigates its emissions testing and fuel economy

The move comes after employees raised concerns. "At this time, there's been no determination that we have an issue with our fuel-economy labels or our emissions...


Subprime lender Non-Standard Finance offers to turnaround bigger rival Provident

John van Kuffeler, the founder and chief executive of NSF , said: "This transaction will create a market leader in the non-standard finance sector with a str...


Branson's Virgin Galactic takes another step toward space tourism

It is created to carry six passengers, but test flights are years behind schedule in large part because of an accident that killed a test pilot in 2014. "The ne...


Atlas Air cargo jet crashes near Baytown, Texas, today

Air traffic controllers in Houston tried at least twice to contact the plane but received no response. Witnesses cited by local Chambers County Sheriff Bri...


Google is putting an end to forced arbitration for employees

Google stopped so-called forced arbitration in cases of sexual harassment and assault a year ago after 20,000 workers walked out to oppose how the internet-...


Cargo jet crashes in Texas with 3 on board

Sky2 aerials showed a lot of debris in the water. Witnesses said they heard the plane's engines surging and that the craft turned sharply before falling into ...


Microsoft workers demand it drop $480 million U.S. Army contract

The contract in question could see the Army purchase upwards of 100,000 HoloLens headsets for combat and training purposes. "This platform will provide incr...


Zimbabwe's new currency expected to trade at 2.5 vs US dollar - cbank

They will be merged and allowed to trade freely in an inter-bank market. The southern African country scrapped its own currency in 2009 and began using the do...


Honda explains the reasons for closing Swindon manufacturing plant

Honda Motor announced on Tuesday it would shut its sole British plant by 2021, a decision the Japanese vehicle maker said was not related to Brexit but which Br...


Virgin Atlantic Flight Hits 801 MPH, Smashing Records, Thanks to Jet Stream

The Boeing 787 airliner has reached top speeds of 776 miles per hour before and has a cruising speed of around 561 miles per hour, the Washington Post report...


How Kraft Heinz owners' belt-tightening model eroded its iconic brands

The steep write-down and loss in the quarter is a devastating recognition that efforts to change the trajectory of the company have not been as successful as on...


United States stocks edge up ahead of Fed minutes

The minutes covered the Fed's January 29-30 meeting where the central bank left its key policy rate unchanged and signaled a major pivot away from steadily rais...


Oil prices tick over near 2019 highs

Oil prices firmed up early on Friday after they had dropped on Thursday, following the EIA inventory report of a crude oil inventory build of 3.7 million barrel...


TestAngel Tax: Govt expands definition of start-ups to encourage investments

Value Of Startup: Since its registration, if a business has not crossed total turnover of Rs 100 crore , it will be considered a startup. The only respite, ...


Pipelines, UN, immigration feature as protest convoy reaches Parliament Hill

Friesen, like numerous convoy participants, is affiliated with the populist "yellow-vest" movement, Carritt said the convoy was not itself a yellow-vest protest...