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Goodbye Mission E, Hello Porsche Taycan

The Porsche is expected to have a similar price to the Model S too, somewhere north of $80,000. Like it? Love it? Though Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine already took a crack at it , and a small cadre of the automotive press got to drive a protot...

Anas Is The Most Wicked Person In Ghana - GFA Official

Ghana's football association (GFA) has pledged that it will not attempt to cover up or shield any of its members implicated in alleged acts of corruption . On Thursday, the government of Ghana began action to dissolve the GFA "as a result of the pe...

'We did receive Facebook data,' confesses Ex-Cambridge Analytica chief

Kogan had told lawmakers he did give Cambridge Analytica the data. He denied deliberately misleading British lawmakers and said the company had deleted the data, which had been of no use. Christopher Wylie is a Canadian data scientist who came f...

No Driver Input Detected In Seconds Before Deadly Tesla Crash, NTSB Finds

The autopilot system sent warnings to the driver to place his hands on the wheel more than 15 minutes prior to the collision with a crash attenuator located at the end of a concrete median barrier, but none were sent immediately before the crash, a...

US reaches deal to rescue Chinese telecom company ZTE

The ban amounted to a death sentence for the company, which relies on US parts. In March 2017, ZTE agreed to pay that fine and also to a seven-year suspended denial of export privileges, which would go into effect if ZTE broke the agreement during th...

Trump falsely accuses Canada of burning down White House

Anticipating a tense two days in Quebec, Trump has complained about having to attend the summit, particularly since it comes just before his high-stakes meeting in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, said two people with knowledge of his ...

Congress has few options to stop Trump from saving China's ZTE

Here we are, though. China-based ZTE has reportedly signed an agreement in principle that would lift a U.S. Commerce Department ban on the company which barred it from buying from U.S. The Commerce Department plans to amend its settlement agreement...

Trump Might Signal The End Of The Republican Party

On average, the Senate has taken 86 days to confirm a Trump nominee, more than any of the four previous presidents, according to the Partnership for Public Service . Meanwhile, the deep-pocketed Koch brothers, Republican kingmakers , went on th...

White House reportedly considering new economic penalties against Canada

CNN said on Wednesday that Trump invoked the War of 1812 in a testy phone call with Trudeau on May 25 about the burgeoning trade row. Now, to be fair to Trump, the British attack on the White House was in retaliation for our attack on York, Onta...

Mexico slaps 20 percent tariff on US apples

Mexico submits that the tariffs, imposed on the grounds of national security, were not adopted in accordance with relevant WTO procedures and also violate the 1994 General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade. In talks in Beijing over the weekend, China of...

Qatar Airways boss apologizes for remarks on women CEOs

Qatar Airways has long had an abysmal reputation for its treatment of its predominantly female cabin crew , at one time firing them for being pregnant. When asked about what could be done to increase the poor representation of women in the Middle E...

Tesla Shareholders Meeting Almost Saw Elon Musk Stripped of Chairman Title

The multibillionaire has bet the future of his $49 billion electric vehicle and battery-making company, on the success of the Model 3. While the Model S and Model X are known for price tags starting between $70,000 and $100,000, Tesla has set a $35...

Google will let its AI contract with the Pentagon expire after backlash

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene announced the decision at a meeting with employees Friday morning, three sources told Gizmodo . The phrase served as company's motto from its founding days but was dropped from the official code of conduct in 2015, foll...

Nicaragua buries victims of latest violence

Reuters said the Deputy Director of the National police of Nicaragua, Francisco Diaz, reports UNN. Mother's Day protests in Nicaragua turned deadly on Wednesday as government forces opened fire on protesters, killing over a dozen people and injur...

Petrol, diesel prices cut marginally on Wednesday

However, the slash in prices comes after 16 consecutive days of hike following the Karnataka polls. Petrol price has dropped by 70 paisa a litre and diesel by 50 paisa in the last eight days. Fuel prices have increased quicker than at any time i...

IPhones Are Getting Grouped Notifications in iOS 12

Instead of blasting you with all of the notifications that arrived while you will asleep, your phone will instead encourage you go back to school. Apple has said new operating systems powering its devices will include features created to thwar...

Starbucks shuts stores for racial-bias training

In an open letter to customers on Tuesday, Mr Schultz thanked them for their "patience and support as we renew our promise to make Starbucks... an inclusive gathering place for all". Good training also means companies must let employees know that "re...

Someone in Ireland has just become €4.3 million richer

Tickets are on sale until 10:30pm tonight (Friday). Two tickets sold in the Sault Ste. A winning ticket of $500,000 was sold in Richmond and Pitt Meadows. For each $5 play, Lotto Max players receive three sets of seven numbers ranging from one to...

Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz stepping down

He became Starbucks' executive chairman a year ago, handing the chief executive job to Kevin Johnson at a time when growth in Starbucks' dominant US market was showing signs of cooling. "Starbucks changed the way millions of people drink coffee, th...

Apple gives users control of Siri with new Shortcuts and Suggestions tools

Apple also announced a new app called Measure , which allows you to measure objects and distances in augmented reality. This is perhaps the easiest way to tune into the conference, as you can watch using the Safari app on your Apple device .

Dog dies during Delta Air Lines layover in Detroit

Alejandro was checked on". In an email statement provided to Global News, the airline said it is investigating the death. The airline said Alejandro was alive when the plane landed at Detroit Metropolitan Airport on Thursday morning, but when it ...

China warns US against tariffs as trade talks end

To meet the people's ever-growing needs for a better life and the requirements of high-quality economic development, China is willing to increase imports from other countries, including the United States, which will benefit people of both countries a...

‘Sure looks like Zuckerberg lied to Congress’: Democrat on Facebook report

A week earlier it emerged that data firm Cambridge Analytica may have gotten access to the data of up to 87 million users , and most of Facebook's 2 billion users may have had their personal data skimmed by "malicious actors". "All these partners...

Microsoft reportedly agrees to acquire GitHub

The company has since grown to feature video game consoles (Xbox), consumer electronics, personal computers and cloud services ( Microsoft Azure). It's worth noting how will the developer community react to this acquisition . Larry Salibra, a Hon...

Apple's WWDC 2018 is here, and here's how to watch it

Apple is expected to debut tools to help people stare at their phones less, and their loved ones and sunsets more . Apple will focus on stability and bug fixes, and reports have said the company will not add new features which are unpolished or...

Merkel gives new push for eurozone reforms ahead of European Union summit

In her first detailed response to Emmanuel Macron's euro-zone ideas, the German chancellor blends caution and compromise: Yay to a Euro-IMF and deeper common defense, nay to Italian debt relief. "This is very pleasing", SPD leader Andrea Nahles tol...

Arab oil ministers stress need for continued OPEC, non-OPEC cooperation

For the week, WTI was on track for a 1 percent fall, adding to last week's near 5 percent decline and shrugging off a 3.6-million-barrel drop in U.S. crude stockpiles last week. "A drop in inventories in the United States was overshadowed by USA outp...

Visa investigating payment disruption

Visa card payments are failing across the United Kingdom and Europe , with customers in Sheffield also reporting problems. Visa users have taken to social media to complain. Though the issue has been resolved, this caused a chaos across Europe ...

Cinemas, Wrestling in Saudi Arabia Are 'Sinful Projects,' Al-Qaeda Says

Prince Mohammed has courted Western allies in a bid to open up the deeply-conservative Muslim kingdom and diversify its oil-dependent economy, the region's largest. ALQAST, an independent Saudi human rights organisation, rejected the government ...

China says reserves right to retaliate to United States actions against its investments

He said, according to multiple news outlets,"Tariffs or threat of tariffs are a very useful and powerful negotiation tactic, and it has brought China to the negotiating table more seriously than ever before". Import tariffs for apparel, footwear and ...

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China's September trade surplus with U.S. widens to record $34.13 billion

However, an oil trader told Reuters that refinery run rates have been on the rise last month, suggesting demand for fuels was improving. China's exports to the USA rose to $46...

Turkish prosecutor seeks 10-year jail term for United States pastor

He was swept up in the wave of arrests that followed the botched military coup in 2016, during which tens of thousands of people - including artists, intellectuals and ordinary Tur...

President Trump blames 'loco' Federal Reserve for October's big stock drop

The Fed, as you know, is gradually raising short-term rates to unwind the zero-percent rates it imposed in 2008-2009 to combat the financial crisis. Trump said he had no intent...

International Monetary Fund downgrades outlook for U.S., China as result of trade war

The fund also slightly lowered its forecast for Japan's economy to 1.1 percent growth in 2018, down 0.1 of a percentage point from an April estimate, but maintained a prediction ...

European Union officials warned to prepare for no-deal Brexit

As manufacturers of cars and other goods warn the Theresa May government of job losses and other impact of Brexit, a report promoted by former prime minister Tony Blair on Thur...

Tech stocks lead Wall Street slump as investors shun risk

Wall Street stocks plunged Wednesday, with major indices losing more than three percent in a selloff prompted by the sudden jump in United States interest rates. The FAANGs, spre...

US market 'correction' isn't surprising - US Treasury secretary

President Donald Trump said he believes "the Fed has gone crazy " amid recent interest rate hikes. The turmoil came a day after the International Monetary Fund slashed its glo...

International Monetary Fund raises Japan growth forecast, cuts global estimate due to trade tension

US President Donald Trump has accused China of deliberately manipulating its currency to gain a trade advantage, claims Beijing consistently rejected. Tobias Adrian, director o...

Yale And NYU Professors Share Nobel In Economics

Responding to press question about this year's prize and climate change , Romer said , "Optimism helps to motivate people". "Darn right they were sending a message", Warsh said...

'The Fed has gone crazy': Trump points finger for Wall Street tumble

It's so tight. I think the Fed has gone insane ", Trump told reporters as he arrived for a campaign rally ahead of the U.S. mid-term elections. A stock market correction is de...

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Turkish Official: Saudis Used Bone Saw to Dismember Body of Jamal Khashoggi

Turkish Official: Saudis Used Bone Saw to Dismember Body of Jamal Khashoggi

The Post has obtained video recordings and other evidence showing how a group of 15 Saudi operatives entered the country on October 2, the day Mr. He moved to the U.S. mor...

Saudi Arabia to let Turkey search its Istanbul consulate

Saudi Arabia to let Turkey search its Istanbul consulate

Iran's Oil Minister this week brushed off "nonsense" claims by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that Saudi Arabia can replace Iranian oil. No security footage has bee...

China stocks rebound as Beijing boosts policy support

China stocks rebound as Beijing boosts policy support

Conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corp., however, advanced 4 percent to P4.95, while Globe Telecom Inc., the second-largest telecommunications company, gained 2.6 percent to P...

International Monetary Fund slashes global growth forecasts

In a tweet, Mr Trump warned Beijing against seeking to influence the forthcoming U.S. midterm elections. Pakistan's foreign currency reserves dropped in late September to $8.4...

India hopes for US sanctions waiver after cutting Iran oil imports

India hopes for US sanctions waiver after cutting Iran oil imports

Two companies in India, which in the past have been big buyers or Iranian oil, have ordered barrels in November, according to India's oil minister. The grouping's June decision to ...

US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

Speculators and hedge funds too were active in the market, making most of the volatility. Global benchmark Brent crude futures for December delivery fell 42 cents to settle at $8...

Indian Rupee Exchange Rate | Reserve Bank of India | American Dollar

Indian Rupee Exchange Rate | Reserve Bank of India | American Dollar

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said the GDP growth is expected to be higher than the RBI's projection of 7.4 per cent for the current fiscal. Fed Chairman Jerom...

Oil rises ahead of US Iran sanctions

Oil rises ahead of US Iran sanctions

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up just 1c at $75.24 a barrel. Brent crude oil futures were at $84.86 a barrel at 3.40am GMT, up 6c from their last clos...

U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest level since 1969

U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest level since 1969

But he said the very low unemployment rate also reflected an increase in the number not looking for work, who were not classified as unemployed. The last time the United States ...