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Jan 03 2019

$US5b wiped from Tesla after sales miss forecasts

After that it drops to $3,750 for six months, then $1,875 for another six months and then it expires altogether. Analysts cited by Reuters speculate that Tesla's decisi...

Jan 01 2019

Prices rise as the minimum wage increases in several states

According to the Labor Ministry, the minimum wage consisting of only basic pay and fixed allowances had caused employers to violate the Minimum Wage Act even if they paid...

Dec 29 2018

Workers in these 20 states are getting a raise January 1

In Long Island and Westchester County, the minimum wage is rising from $11 to $12. The Nigeria Employers' Consultative Association, NECA, yesterday, pleaded with the Fe...

Dec 29 2018

Sears chairman submits last-minute $4.4-billion bid to buy retailer

Earlier this year, Sears closed 182 stores across the country. The Kmart in Rapid City failed to survive the latest round of Sears Holdings. Sears Chairman Eddie La...

Dec 28 2018

CenturyLink customers get belated coal in their stockings with nationwide outage

CenturyLink says they are working to restore services as quickly as possible following reports of outages Thursday morning across the country, including parts of Arizona...

Dec 28 2018

USA stocks have worst Christmas Eve ever

According to news reports , in recent weeks, the U.S. shares have fallen down sharply over the concerns on slowing economic growth including the S&P 500 index on a track ...

Dec 28 2018

A Power Plant Explosion In NYC Had Everyone Convinced Aliens Were Invading

The MTA has power, "but there are delays on the 7 train", he tweeted. "Earlier this evening, a major electrical failure occurred at a Con Ed substation in Queens ". - ...

Dec 25 2018

Christmas Day opening hours: Is McDonald's open on Christmas Day 2018?

Good news everyone. Dunkin' is open on Christmas Day. Central Market closes at 8 p.m. If you're looking to venture outside of your home on Christmas Day , Cineplex...

Dec 25 2018

What's open and closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

If spending patterns mirror. Presidente Supermarkets . The grocery chain will be open regular hours Christmas Eve and will be closed Christmas Day . Hours will var...

Dec 23 2018

Tokyo court does not extend Ghosn's detention, may soon release him

His lawyer, Motonari Otsuru, was not available for comment. With court approval, they can extend the detention by a further 10 to 20 days. The Tokyo court said in a s...

Dec 23 2018

Trump reportedly asked if he could fire Fed chief

Asked how the Fed plans to communicate its future rate actions now that it has eight press conferences planned for next year, Powell started to say, "We'll have the abili...

Dec 23 2018

USA stocks suffer worst week in a decade

After nearly 10 years, Wall Street's rally looks like it's ending. An immediate sell-off followed the announcement, with the Dow falling by more than 500 points during Fe...

Dec 22 2018

India cuts tax rates on some goods after election loss

It was earlier expected that commodities such as cement, computer screens, power banks, UPS, tyres, digital cameras, washing machines and water heaters are likely to beco...

Dec 22 2018

Apple faces Huawei bias in China, could lose big on iPhone sales

The ruling states that Apple should stop selling all devices which contain this specific modem, in Germany, but that decision will be suspended when the appeal goes t...

Dec 20 2018

Wounded Warrior Launches GoFundMe Page For Border Wall

According to information on the GoFundMe page , Kolfage feels "deeply invested to this nation to ensure future generations have everything we have today". The campaign d...

Dec 20 2018

Markets Right Now: Another steep drop pulls Dow down 500

Investors are hoping the Fed will say the increases are going to slow down in 2019 in light of recent signs that economic growth is slowing. The Nasdaq Composite Index ...

Dec 20 2018

Drone sightings ground planes at major British airport

There were multiple reports of drone sightings since the initial report of 2 drones at 2103 GMT on Wednesday, Gatwick said. Queues of passengers in the check in area at...

Dec 18 2018

Rocco The Cheeky Parrot Keeps Using Amazon's Alexa To Order Snacks

The African grey population is dwindling precisely because they imitate human speech so well and people love to use them as pets. He'd been ordering all the things he l...

Dec 14 2018

Chinese importers buy US soy cargoes - traders

Trump told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday the Chinese were already buying a "tremendous amount" of usa soybeans and would also soon cut tariffs on us autos. Chinese...