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China to unveil list of products eligible for tariff exemption

But later US President Donald Trump said he expected to meet China's president at the G20 summit in Japan. "I think that China felt they were being beat...


Trump says Iran will 'suffer greatly' if United States is provoked

The East-West pipeline spans 1,200 kilometers from Dhahran on Saudi Arabia's Gulf coast to Yanbu on the Red Sea, allowing oil shipments from the kingdom to bypa...


U.S. court allows consumer lawsuit on Apple marketplace monopoly

Monday's ruling , written by Justice Brett Kavanaugh , did not resolve the merits of the claim against Apple . The suit, filed by leading plaintiff Robert P...


Facebook rejects call for its breakup for being 'too big'

Hughes co-founded Facebook in 2004 while at Harvard with Zuckerberg and Dustin Moskovitz . Fundamentally, his argument is that Facebook will continue to fal...


China to hike tariffs on USA goods in June

The result has been a volatile week-long roller coaster with no end in sight. Markets in Europe also extended losses, with the FTSE 100 down about 0.5%, while...


Facebook cofounder says it's time to break up company

Hughes said that Zuckerberg had created a "leviathan that crowds out entrepreneurship and restricts consumer choice" and that his " unprecedented and un-Ameri...


Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

The world's two biggest economies are engaged in the bitterest trade war since the 1930s. Before the talks concluded on Friday evening, tariffs on $200 bi...


Worsening US-China trade tensions rattle financial markets

The U.S. executive has filed plans to lift tariffs on $200 billion rate of Chinese language imports from 10% to 25% Friday. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, U...


China Trade War Escalates As $200 Billion In Tariffs Arrive

The U.S. government has filed plans to raise tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports from 10% to 25%. According to US government and private sector s...


Trump puts deal-making credentials to test with China talks

The US president has vowed to double tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods on Friday, amid claims Beijing is trying to row back on a trade deal. Liu is set t...


Oil Prices Inch Lower On Trade Worries

U.S. crude inventories fell 4 million barrels last week, the Energy Information Administration said, compared with analysts' forecast of a 1.2 million-barre...


Hackers steal $41M in bitcoin from world's largest cryptocurrency exchange

Binance said it found evidence of phishing , viruses and possibly other forms of attack. According to London-based blockchain analytics company Coinfirm , ...


Uber, Lyft drivers on global strike just before Uber's IPO

According to the NYTWA, drivers plan to strike in major cities across the United States as well as in Brazil, Australia, Chile, Nigeria, Costa Rica, Nairob...


Nightingale College Celebrates National Nurses Week May 6 to 12

During National Nurses Week , take the time to thank nurses for the care that they provide. These highly trained nurses are "academically prepared to manage ...


Markets plunge as Trump threatens new China tariffs

Trump's comments in tweets came as a Chinese delegation was due to resume talks in Washington aimed at resolving a tariffs battle that has rattled world marke...


Trump to hike tariffs on $200 bn of Chinese goods

Stock futures fell on Sunday, indicating a lower open on Wall Street after President Donald Trump announced higher tariffs on Chinese goods , escalating the ...


Insurance, trains and ice cream: The many sides of Warren Buffett's empire

Buffett credited some of his conglomerate's purchases of airline stocks and Apple Inc to the deputies and noted their involvement in helping Berkshire beyond th...


US Fed leaves rates unchanged, downplays inflation concerns

The Nasdaq Composite slipped 45.75 points to to 8,049. The Fed will keep rates at 2.25 percent to 2.5 percent, stating the economy rose at a solid rate, but t...


Why We Don't Care About the "YouTube Problem" in Google Earnings

Alphabet's chief financial officer, Ruth Porat, said on the earnings call that most of the deceleration is related to YouTube. Quarterly costs rose about t...


International Monetary Fund official: Iran's economy expected to shrink, inflation could reach 40 percent

That could leave global supplies thin as the US chokes off Iranian exports and unrest flares elsewhere. This was already a tough balance to strike, but it h...


Developing: A Military Coup is Underway in Venezuela

As the two were speaking, troops loyal to Maduro fired tear gas from inside the air base. Still, the surprise rebellion, dubbed "Operation Freedom", seemed to...


Uber lowers IPO price, gets investment from PayPal

In recent years, Uber has expanded its business with services like Uber Eats, a food delivery platform, which Jannarone noted also operates in a "hyper comp...


Oil prices climb in Aftermath of Iranian Petroleum sanctions decision

His original plan was to reduce Iranian exports to zero but he realized this was nearly impossible, as Iran can export more than one million barrels per day mai...


155 flights to be delayed till 8.30 pm today

Due to a breakdown in the server system flights were affected all over the world. "At least 2,000 people have been stranded at Mumbai airport", wrote Gayath...


Amazon's profit surges on cloud computing, advertising gains

Members in the U.S. now receive free two-day delivery, but the plan is to cut that to one day. While Amazon has begun work on this by expanding the number of ...


Trump meets with Twitter CEO amid bias complaints

As of Tuesday morning, Trump had 59.9 million Twitter followers, making him the 13th most-tracked user on the social media network behind individuals including ...


Ford to invest $500M in electric vehicle startup Rivian

Ford and Rivian will jointly develop a battery electric vehicle using Rivian's platform, Rivian said. A company spokesman declined to provide a valuation for th...


Elizabeth Warren proposes canceling student loan debt, free public college

The debt cancelation plan would cost the government $640 billion and the universal free college program would cost $1.25 trillion over 10 years, according t...


Tesla To Introduce Robotaxi Service Next Year, Unveils New Autonomous Chip

But Musk trashed Lidar on Monday, calling it a "fool's errand". Making a series of bold predictions during the Tesla Autonomy Day at the Palo Alto-based hea...


Trump Threatens Iran Oil Importers with Sanctions

US West Texas Intermediate futures climbed as much as 2.9 percent to $65.87 a barrel, its highest since October 30. Trump past year withdrew the United States...


Model S fire video adds to Tesla woes pre-results

Electric vehicles should in theory be no less safe than gasoline powered vehicles, which often drive around carrying gallons of highly flammable liquid hydrocar...


First Lady Easter Egg Hunt 2019

Crafts, story-time, games, face-painting and an "upstream obstacle course" will be offered throughout the day. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for each child...


Oakman to host Easter egg hunt

Check in at the town of Avon tent to have your child measured and receive a wristband to participate with other children of approximately the same height. Chi...


Disney Officially Announces Launch Date and Pricing For Disney+ Streaming Service

Netflix continues to realign its marketing structure as it hunkers down for more competition in a streaming market that it has been the dominant player in to da...


Oil prices dip almost 2 per cent

Its 14 members pumped 30.02 million bpd in March, its lowest output figure since February 2015. Warns demand fell in developed OECD countries by 0.3 million b...