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Tesla boss Musk weighs go-private deal for electric carmaker

However, they are still a long way off the $420 price teased by Musk. He has frequently lambasted "short" sellers of Tesla shares - those who take bets that t...


State GOP would rather not mention Trump in campaign

Troy Balderson (R-Zanesville) who is running for the 12th district seat in Congress against Democrat Danny O'Connor, or he's having trouble remembering which po...


Oil prices pull back as trade tensions weigh on market

Brent for October settlement fell 34 cents to $72.05 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange, after dipping $1.82 on Wednesday. Oil prices fe...


McGregor set to return to UFC

And the Irishman hasn't competed at all since losing his lucrative boxing match against Floyd Mayweather in August 2017. Nate Diaz was not happy when he saw...


Turkey vows retaliation against U.S. sanctions

The meeting came on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) foreign ministers' meeting. Turkey has vowed to retaliate against a re...


China threatens new tariffs on US$60b worth of United States goods

China's Finance Ministry unveiled the new tariffs on 5,207 goods imported from the USA in a statement on its website yesterday evening. China responded with...


Apple becomes first trillion dollar USA company

A day after posting strong results for the third quarter of fiscal 2018, Apple has become the world's first publicly traded company with a market capitaliza...


Wraps and salads sold at Kroger, Walgreens recalled due to parasite concern

The alert follows Caito Food's lettuce supplier, Fresh Express, issuing a recall of its chopped romaine which is used in Caito Food's products, the FSIS sa...


US touts European Union trade truce, attention now turns to China

Roughly 500 of those jobs were added in March thanks to the tariffs - another 300 are projected to be added by this fall, which is likely what Trump was referri...


Tech Podcast: Zuckerberg's riches take a hit as Facebook stock plunges : Bulletin

Now, it is investing heavily on fixing those problems. Facebook founder, chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg , who has started feeling the pressure with lawsu...


Apple Closes In on $1 Trillion Market Cap With Q3 Earnings Beat

Revenue and earnings per share were both up (and over analyst expectations), and stocks have seen a modest bounce as investors jump back on the hype train. That...


McDonald's Introduces a Big Mac-Based 'Currency'

McDonald's has minted the MacCoin to celebrate the Big Mac's 50th anniversary and customers will be able to cash in on five different designs starting on Thursd...


US' Trump, EC's Juncker say they agree to work toward 'zero tariffs'

That would cut USA imports of European cars and vehicle parts in half, the commission forecast. The day after announcing the emergency aid, Trump and Euro...


Amazon's quarterly profit tops $2 billion for first time

During an investor call on Thursday , Amazon CFO Brian Olsavsky attributed the record profits to an increase in online-ad sales, a high-margin business and "...


USA economy grows at the fastest pace since 2014

President Donald Trump on Friday (Jul 27) hailed roaring U.S. economic growth as a "miracle", and said the quickest expansion in nearly four years was a...


United States wants a fair trade deal, Trump tells European Union leaders

The United States also charges a 25 percent tariff on light truck and sport-utility vehicle imports from other countries. About one out of every three rows of...


European Union threatens USA with $20 billion tit-for-tat tariffs

Trump has insisted in recent months on the need for the EU to agree to his demands to facilitate U.S. access to the European market and has threatened to impo...


China withdraws approval for Facebook unit

According to the screenshot, Facebook's Hong Kong company is listed as the sole shareholder of the new enterprise, while the registered capital is 30 million Do...


Bad week in social media gets worse; Twitter stock hammered

The company has said most of the blocked accounts were revoked within the first 30 days, and thus not part of the user base count. Revenue of $711 million, mo...


Facebook disappoints on revenue, active users; shares fall 9 percent

The damage was swift and unforgiving in after-market trading on Wednesday as Facebook plummeted as much as 24% within an hour. The drop in share price sent ...


Michigan Lottery: $512 million jackpot for Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing

Tickets cost $2 with an optional "Megaplier" that costs $1 more and multiplies every prize except the jackpot. The Pennsylvania Lottery also reported that a P...


Trump Trade War- Trump threatens Dollars 500 billion tariffs on China

Asian stocks followed that lead on Monday with Japan's Nikkei .n225 stumbling 0.9 percent. At the time of closing, the yield on the benchmark 10-year note, whic...


IPhone sale: Upto 30% discount on iPhones at Amazon Prime Day sale

Under the upcoming deals, members can click on the "Watch This Deal " button and Amazon will send a notification when the deal for that specific item goes live...


Elon Musk launches baseless attack on Thai cave rescue diver

The British diver went on to say Musk "can stick his submarine where it hurts". This set Musk on a Twitter rampage - which have become all too common for ...


Murdoch's Fox cleared for Sky takeover bid

Fox's long-running pursuit for all of Sky has been plagued by United Kingdom government fears over media plurality and broadcasting standards and the influence ...


Tesla to open factory in Shanghai with annual capacity of 500,000 cars

Tesla has built about 88,000 cars through the first half of this year. That's impressive for such a new auto company, but Tesla just signed a deal in Chi...


U.S. jobs growth stronger than expected

Workers who haven't gone to college accounted for all of this month's net increase in the labor force and employment. "We continue to closely monitor a range of...


EU package does not cover all demands of Iran

In another phone call to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Rohani said the European economic measures are " disappointing ", the Tasnim news agency reported. If ...


Reports Show Lopez Obrador With Landlside Win in Mexico Election

Media outlets usually try to compare AMLO to other world leaders and politicians in an attempt to understand him in an global context where many are not fam...


Brent crude firms on drop in US oil inventories, Iran threat

Vijay Valecha, chief market analyst at Century Financial Brokers, said the UAE's crude oil production peaked in October 2016 at 3.13 million bpd and has decli...


Rouhani Warns U.S. of ‘Consequences’ for Push Against Iran Oil

On Monday, the US State Department spelled out a campaign of "maximum economic and diplomatic pressure" to drive Iran towards negotiating a "better" deal to...


German Chancellor Angela Merkel Agrees To Build Migrant Border Camps

Trump told the World Trade Organization on Monday that "we'll be doing something" if the United States is not treated properly, just hours after the European Un...


Dell near deal to swap out DVMT tracking shares

The investment firm Silver Lake took Dell Technologies Inc . private in 2013. Silver Lake Partners owns around 24% of the company, while Dell owns 72% and will...


Saudis not capable of raising oil output by 2mbpd

Trump wrote on Twitter that he had asked the king in a phone call to boost oil production "to make up the difference..." On Saturday, Trump said that he spoke...


Amazon starting deliveries with Amazon-branded vans

Successful owners can earn as much as $300 thousand in annual profit operating a fleet of up to 40 delivery vehicles. The retail giant has committed $1 mill...