Economy

'Apple Car' project lives on, testing permit awarded in California

According to California's DMV , Apple is branching into the autonomous vehicle business. The permit allows Apple to begin testing up to three 2015 Lexus SUVs similar to the type that Google...

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UK's Theresa May calls surprise snap election

No wonder that several Labour members of Parliament said they were shocked by the snap election plans, fearing that the early vote will only benefit the prime minister. "So now is the time for Scotl...

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USA vice president Pence kicks off Japan talks, seeking to boost trade

USA vice president Pence kicks off Japan talks, seeking to boost trade

Two days after his return to Beijing, North Korea launched the rocket, widely viewed as a ballistic missile test in disguise, further ratcheting up tensions on the Korean peninsula. A senior White Hou...

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Trump signs order on high-skilled worker visas

Trump signs order on high-skilled worker visas

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said he wanted to visit "a company that builds American-made tools with American workers". President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday aimed at re...

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Rajasthan inks fresh MoU with HPCL for Barmer refinery

Rajasthan inks fresh MoU with HPCL for Barmer refinery

The Chief Minister said that Rajasthan was producing one-fourth of the total crude production in India and thus establishment of this refinery would be beneficial for the state. "The refinery is a big...

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Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

The event was moved in 1878 to the president's "backyard", where it's taken place nearly every year since. Mr Trump takes it, signs it with a marker, and tosses it into the crowd, rather than hand i...

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Gen. Allen: Trump should call Turkey's President back - and say this

Gen. Allen: Trump should call Turkey's President back - and say this

NAIJ.com learnt that Erdogan won 51.3 per cent of the votes in a referendum on Sunday to grant him sweeping powers in the biggest overhaul of modern Turkish politics. The opposition Republican Peo...

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Watch Pearl Jam's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Watch Pearl Jam's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Dogg, a marijuana enthusiast, also says it was Shakur who first gave him weed. Snoop Dogg brought the crowd to laughter (and maybe even a few tears) talking about his late friend, rapper Tupac Shak...

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Petrol bunks to be shut on Sundays from May 14

Petrol bunks to be shut on Sundays from May 14

During the recent Mann Ki Baat, Modi requested people to conserve oil and save environment from the increasing air pollution in the country. "In line with the Prime Minister's appeal, the petroleum ...

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Time for tax reform

Time for tax reform

Pew found that the top two irritants for Americans were that "some corporations don't pay their fair share", (with 62 percent being bothered "a lot" by this) and that "some wealthy people don't pay th...

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Delta to pay up to $10K to bumped customers

Delta to pay up to $10K to bumped customers

Delta's decision comes after an worldwide furor over a viral video of a man being dragged off of a United flight because he refused to give up his ticketed seat. In a letter to passengers, CEO Ed Bast...

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Pence says working with allies to put pressure on North Korea

Pence says working with allies to put pressure on North Korea

VP Pence warned North Korea not to test Trump's resolve, declaring that " all options are on the table" in curbing its missile and nuclear weapons programs. -South Korean military camp, which is just...

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Erdogan slams criticism of Turkey referendum

In another action that could help solidify Erdogan's rule, Turkey's parliament on Tuesday approved a three-month extension of the state of emergency that was declared following a failed military coup ...

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Delta flights still delayed due to early April storms

On Sunday, about 130 flights were canceled, with a statement from Delta Sunday citing the "availability of flight crews to operate within federally mandated crew rest and duty day guidelines". Rebooke...

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IRS Using Private Debt Collection Agencies to Chase Down Debts

IRS Using Private Debt Collection Agencies to Chase Down Debts

But consumer groups and the National Treasury Employees Union are anxious about harassment and other forms of abuse. Phil Liberatore, CPA provides his insight into the IRS' new plan to hire private...

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Formula One: McLaren's woes get worse after Bahrain GP meltdown

The 35-year-old Alonso's last win in Bahrain was seven years ago with Ferrari. "We never had the pace we did in China or Australia, we were a little bit slower today, so we need to keep improving". ...

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US Should Combat the Gender Wage Gap

Tuesday is Equal Pay Day , a day dedicated to highlighting the wage discrepancies that exists between men and women in the workforce, in a bid to close that gap. Women in those demographic groups hav...

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Turkish opposition party files to have referendum voided

Turkish opposition party files to have referendum voided

The head of the electoral board said it had received many complaints that polling stations didn't have stamps and made the decision to accept the ballots after an appeal from a ruling AK Party officia...

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Institutional Ownership Update on Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) bought $1.7 billion in wireless spectrum controlled by TV broadcasters as part of a major reallocation of the nation's airwaves for smartphones and mobile devices, t...

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US Vice President Pence kicks off economic talks with Japan

US Vice President Pence kicks off economic talks with Japan

Vice President Mike Pence visits the border village of Panmunjom which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, South Korea, Monday, April 17, 2017 , a day after the North conducted a faile...

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Jefferies Group Comments on Comerica Incorporated's Q2 2017 Earnings (CMA)

Jefferies Group Comments on Comerica Incorporated's Q2 2017 Earnings (CMA)

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $66.93, up from yesterday's close by 2.64%. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its position in shares of Comerica by 96.4% in the third quarter...

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United CEO Calls Viral Video 'Watershed Moment'

Van Hollen said in a release, "We should act immediately to ensure that airlines can not force passengers who have already boarded to leave the plane in order to free up seats for others". Under the S...

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May calls snap United Kingdom election for June 8

In local elections we are getting more votes than we were previously, so we hope to continue to make more progress. The Prime Minister had earlier repeatedly denied that she would call an election b...

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Nintendo Sold Close to a Million Switch Systems in March (NTDOY)

Recently, Nintendo had released a press note saying that the Switch was the fastest seller among the consoles sold by the company. The brand-new Zelda: Breath of the Wild sold a total of 1.3...

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Faith Time: Easter 2017

Faith Time: Easter 2017

Conference of Catholic Bishops, said April 17. Each church will draw a different message from this crucial moment in Christianity, but at Brandon's First Presbyterian Church, the sermon Rev. So All ...

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Morgan Stanley Upgrade its coverage for J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

Teachers Advisors LLC raised its position in J C Penney Company by 18.7% in the fourth quarter. Finally, Parametrica Management Ltd bought a new stake in shares of J C Penney Company during the first ...

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Oil and natural gas leak from a well in Alaska

The "uncontrolled gas leak" first reported by workers on Friday is now being monitored, according to the ADEC. Fired KPMG audit head: How did Scott Marcello fall from grace? However, responders ...

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Vijay Mallya attacks Indian media post his arrest in London

This came after Mallya got arrested in London by the Scotland Yard . Following Mallya's arrest, the Scotland Yard issued a statement saying that the absconding businessman was arrested on behalf ...

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No US Trading Partners Manipulate Currency, Trump Administration says

This is a huge turnaround from Trump's rhetoric during his campaign previous year where he raised the possibility of labeling Korea and other major trading partners including China , Japan and Ger...

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Gayle becomes first 10 000-run T20 batsman in RCB win

Gayle becomes first 10 000-run T20 batsman in RCB win

The headlines, however, were all about the sensational Gayle who with 32, six and 22 in his three previous innings in the tournament, entered the game just three shy of the 10 000 run mark. He has als...

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