Economy

Tesla to unveil its first semi-truck in September

According to the BBC , Tesla will reveal a pickup truck - called the Model P - within the next 18 to 24 months. The company is now designing, developing, and manufacturing the highly anticipated mo...

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Dollar hits 5-month low vs yen as North Korea tensions mount

Treasury department did not name China as a currency manipulator, avoiding an all-out confrontation on currencies between the world's two largest economies. If the benchmark index falls below 18,222.8...

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Taxes are due Tuesday - what to know if you haven't filed

Taxes are due Tuesday - what to know if you haven't filed

A tax attorney will be able to recommend to you whether you should file for an extension or can complete your return by the normal filing deadline. That's because April 15th falls on a Saturday, an...

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Ant Financial hikes MoneyGram offer by 36pc to outbid Euronet

Ant Financial hikes MoneyGram offer by 36pc to outbid Euronet

CFIUS has been a stumbling block for several Chinese deals in the United States and a deal with Euronet is likely to be more agreeable to USA policymakers amid rising tensions between Washington and...

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Church to hold Easter egg hunt

Church to hold Easter egg hunt

For the 10 to 15 minutes that it took for the children, and in some cases parents, to pick up the 8,000 Easter eggs a steady rain doused the area. The event aims to bring members of the community to...

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Hundreds march against far-right French presidential hopeful

One in three eligible voters are still undecided, which makes the last week of campaigning crucial. "I am not from the far left", the leader of the La France Insoumise (Unbowed France) movement said...

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'Charging Bull' artist wants 'Fearless Girl' out of the way

The sculptor says that the bull was meant to symbolize " freedom in the world, peace, strength, power and love ", and now that message has been distorted by the addition of the girl standing in de...

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Trump Lashes Out at Tax Return Protesters: Who Paid Them?

Trump tweeted . "Someone should look into who paid for the small organized rallies yesterday . The election is over!" She rode a bus from New Jersey to New York City with her friend Geraldine Markow...

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Facebook now offers tips to spot 'fake news'

Facebook now offers tips to spot 'fake news'

In a blog post , Facebook VP Adam Mosseri said , "News Feed is a place for authentic communication". On Thursday, the social media company said it is launching a new educational tool to take on ina...

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United to Refund All Passengers Who Watched Asian Doctor Get Assaulted

United to Refund All Passengers Who Watched Asian Doctor Get Assaulted

An attorney who represents Dao said his client was being treated at a Chicago hospital for injuries he sustained on the plane and that the family would not comment. His legal team planned to hold a ne...

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Don't want conflict in Muslim society over triple talaq: Modi

In the resolution passed on Sunday, the partys National Executive in Bhubaneswar said that victory of the BJP in the assembly by-election in Rajasthan, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and As...

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Milwaukee Bucks top Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of NBA Playoffs

Monroe's layup opened the fourth quarter to give Milwaukee a seven-point lead. In an National Basketball Association tradition that is maybe only matched by the TNT Bulls, the Toronto Raptors lo...

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Astros' Aoki singles in 7th to break up A's no-hit bid

Astros' Aoki singles in 7th to break up A's no-hit bid

September 9 game tickets will be valid for both games. April 16 game tickets will not be valid for the September 9 doubleheader. The game was postponed to a future date do to the weather. The struggle...

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Workers relieve pressure on leaking Alaska oil well

BP eventually agreed to pay $18.7 billion to settle all federal and state claims related to the spill. To date, there have been no injuries and no reported impacts to wildlife. The network said other ...

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James Harden outdoes Russell Westbrook in Rockets' Game 1 victory

The Rockets scored the first five points of the second half to push their lead to 10 early in the third quarter. Harden averaged 29.1 points (61.3 true shooting percentage), 8.1 rebounds and 11.2 as...

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Musk Lays Out Timeline for Tesla Semi Truck, Electric Pickup

As a producer of electric vehicles (EV) and energy storage devices, Tesla is no longer the outsider trying to break into the dominance of the fossil fuel auto market - it is now rivalling it. He added...

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Trump says China working with US on North Korea problem

But the restriction merely put in place United Nations sanctions passed a year ago with China's support - before Trump took office. The recent semi-annual report from the Treasury Department on ...

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Pence lands at Korean DMZ day after North Korea's failed missile test

Pence lands at Korean DMZ day after North Korea's failed missile test

Speaking Sunday, US national security adviser H. R. McMaster said that when it came to the North Korean nuclear program "all of our options are on the table, undergoing refinement and further developm...

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United Will No Longer Remove Passengers To Give Seats To Crew Members

Dao, the 69-year-old Vietnamese American doctor was violently removed by aviation security officers from the United flight at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to make room for its own crew membe...

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United Airlines changes crew flight policy after forcible removal fiasco

The policy change was announced internally on April 14, the Associated Press reported . United made headlines after footage of a passenger being forcibly dragged off a flight to make room for a cre...

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United Airlines adds insult to injury for beaten passenger

United Airlines has changed its flight policy in response to an online video of a passenger being dragged from a flight that went viral. Some 670 million people flew previous year, and the numbers wor...

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US, South Korea agree 'early' deployment of THAAD missile system

US, South Korea agree 'early' deployment of THAAD missile system

Chronically high animosity has risen on the Korean Peninsula in recent months, as the US and South Korea conduct annual war games that North Korea claims are invasion preparation, and the North prepar...

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Rally planned outside United terminal as fallout from video continues

Rally planned outside United terminal as fallout from video continues

On Wednesday, he said United did not give its managers "the proper tools, policies, procedures" they needed to use "common sense". The CEO of United Airlines, Oscar Munoz issued a statement apol...

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Police urge man who livestreamed homicide to turn himself in

An aggravated murder warrant has been issued for Stephens. 'There's no need for any further bloodshed, ' they said. Williams said police have not verified that information. The son said he believe...

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Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) PT Set at $102.00 by Robert W. Baird

Its last month's stock price volatility remained 1.79% which for the week stands at 1.82%. Enterprise Financial Services Corp raised its stake in shares of Caterpillar by 7.0% in the third quarter. ...

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Pence visits DMZ border zone day after North Korea missile test

The high-profile failure came as the North tried to showcase its nuclear and missile capabilities around the birth anniversary of the North's late founder and as a US aircraft carrier neared the Korea...

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United Airlines changes boarding rules

United Airlines changes boarding rules

Smartphone video of Dao, a doctor, resulted in a PR disaster for United after he refused to give up his seat on the plane at O'Hare global airport in Chicago. United Airlines has offered the couple...

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North Korea nuclear: United States 'working with China' on response

The visit comes just a day after North Korea's failed missile launch, and one month since Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's visit to the DMZ, where he was notably photographed by a North Korean sol...

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North Korea army vows 'merciless' response to US provocation

In recent days, North Koreans have been seen practicing choreographed dance routines in brightly colored national dress. Seoul said that the North appears all set to carry out a nuclear test at an...

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US security adviser says N.Korea behavior 'can't continue'

Earlier on Sunday, South Korean and U.S. military officials said a North Korean missile had detonated soon after launch. Viewing his adversaries in the distance, U.S. The adviser, who spoke on condi...

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