Snapchat drops daily users for first time after controversial redesign

Snap lost about 1 million users in each of its three geographic reporting regions: North America, Europe and rest of world. Snap also has been redesigning its app to encourage users to interact with more of its ad-supported videos. Snap in first-qu... More..

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Oil rallies as Iran sanctions kick in
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Oil rallies as Iran sanctions kick in

Sweet Brent crude oil futures were at 74.08 dollars per barrel. Oil prices rose on Tuesday with revived USA sanctions against major crude exporter Iran expected to tighten global supply. But with oppositi...More..

Elon Musk says he's considering taking Tesla private
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Elon Musk says he's considering taking Tesla private

Still, the tech-heavy NASDAQ exchange where Tesla is listed halted trading over the uncertainty of whether Musk's tweet may have violated any Securities and Exchange Commission rules that prevent company exec...More..

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) - What Do Analysts' Recommend?
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) - What Do Analysts' Recommend?

The bears argue that the market is too optimistic about Tesla's recovery, which could take a long, long time. Tesla, Inc . ( TSLA ) has declined 11.99% since August 2, 2017 and is downtrending. Rhumbline Adv...More..

Premier Doug Ford Announces Return of 'Buck-a-Beer' to Ontario
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Premier Doug Ford Announces Return of 'Buck-a-Beer' to Ontario

The price does not include a bottle deposit and does not apply to draft beer. "They created a new rule, another piece of red tape that made a buck-a-beer illegal", said Mr. The move is voluntary for the provinc...More..

Dead fetus found on commercial plane landed in NY from Charlotte
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Dead fetus found on commercial plane landed in NY from Charlotte

Monday and arrived at LaGuardia at 10:44 p.m., about 20 minutes behind schedule. After the aircraft - an Airbus A321 - remained on the ground overnight, a cleaning crew came on board ahead of the plane's plan...More..

Elon Musk tweet:
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Elon Musk tweet: "Considering taking Tesla private"

Tesla's shares were up 6.5pc at $363.46. The company had a market value of $58 billion as of Monday's close. The stock had been worth about $342 a share before Musk's tweet. "Plus this is short squeeze rocket f...More..

SoftBank-backed Ola launches in the United Kingdom to challenge Uber
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

SoftBank-backed Ola launches in the United Kingdom to challenge Uber

It has obtained licences to operate in South Wales and Greater Manchester and will launch operations in South Wales within the next month. In the UK, Ola will offer private vehicles for hire as well as bla...More..

Nutella maker wants to hire 60 taste testers
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Nutella maker wants to hire 60 taste testers

It's so popular that USA discount warehouse club chain Costco started offering its own version this year. Ferrero has long had these sensory judges but the recent job posting on Openjobmetis was advertise...More..

Facebook wants banks to share your personal finances
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Facebook wants banks to share your personal finances

According to the report , Facebook has asked banks "to discuss potential offerings it could host for bank customers on Facebook Messenger", as well as offer a feature to display checking account balances. An...More..

Trade War: Trump says tariffs are working
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Trade War: Trump says tariffs are working

Washington is expected to soon implement more tariffs on $16 billion in additional Chinese goods, which China has already announced it will match immediately. Unipec, the trading arm of China's largest ref...More..

Nascar CEO Brian France arrested for DUI and oxycodone possession
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Nascar CEO Brian France arrested for DUI and oxycodone possession

Robert Drake said in a news release. "Upon search of his person, due to a lawful arrest, Mr. France was in possession of Oxycodone pills". He was held overnight and arraigned at 9:30 a.m. The president's rela...More..

Killed When Light Plane from Concord Crashes in SoCal
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Killed When Light Plane from Concord Crashes in SoCal

The plane crushed a auto in the crash, but fortunately there was no one inside the vehicle at the time . The incident took place around 12:30 pm local time , when malls and stores typically bustle with cust...More..

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi steps down
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi steps down

She oversaw the company during a turbulent time in the industry that has forced PepsiCo , Coca-Cola Co., Campbell Soup Co. and Mondelez International Inc.to shake up product portfolios that had been the norm f...More..

FCA wants to block Mahindra from selling Jeep lookalike in U.S.
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

FCA wants to block Mahindra from selling Jeep lookalike in U.S.

The compliant filed on August 1 at US International Trade Commission claims Roxor to have violated key elements of Jeep such as the boxy body structure with flat vertical sides and rear body ending with the...More..

by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Donald Trump says tariffs are working, US and China are talking

Americans have consumed more than they produce compared to many other nations for decades, they say. "The U.S. has repeatedly resorted to threatening and deceitful routines, trying to force China to compro...More..

Oil firm as Saudi output dips, Iran sanctions loom
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Oil firm as Saudi output dips, Iran sanctions loom

In May, Trump controversially pulled America out of the nuclear deal Obama agreed with Iran in 2015. Monday's rise in oil costs continues a bounce from last week's low of 66.90, and U.S. "The Americans say th...More..

McDonald's parasite outbreak sickens almost 400 people
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

McDonald's parasite outbreak sickens almost 400 people

The FDA noted that ill patients from Connecticut, Tennessee and Virginia purchased salads while traveling in IL, and that the Florida patient purchased a salad in Kentucky. McDonald's has voluntarily stopped se...More..

US trade deficit widens by $46.3 billion in June
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

US trade deficit widens by $46.3 billion in June

In May, a rush by Chinese importers to beat Beijing's looming counter-tariffs led to a surge in United States exports of crude oil and soybeans, temporarily driving down the deficit and boosting GDP growt...More..

Oil prices pull back as trade tensions weigh on market
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Oil prices pull back as trade tensions weigh on market

Brent crude futures fell US$1.82 to settle at US$72.39 a barrel, a 2.5 per cent loss. Saudi Arabia's production increase shows it's delivering on promises to prevent prices from damaging the global economy a...More..

Ryanair proposes mediation in pilot strikes row
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Ryanair proposes mediation in pilot strikes row

Ryanair chairman Michael O'Leary is threatening to move jobs to Poland. Ryanair's call for talks with its Ireland-based pilots' union Forsa over labour disputes has been rejected, said the airline on Thursda...More..

USA job growth slows more than expected in July; unemployment rate dipsNaija247news
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

USA job growth slows more than expected in July; unemployment rate dipsNaija247news

The U.S. economy added 157,000 new jobs in July, bringing the unemployment rate to 3.9 percent. The unemployment rate ticked down to 3.9 per cent from 4 per cent, the Labor Department said Friday. Yet the t...More..

Bank of England increases interest rates to 0.75%
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Bank of England increases interest rates to 0.75%

However, with peak of CPI inflation now behind us, and monetary transmission playing out gradually hereon, Kapoor expects a pause in the remainder of FY19. The raise is likely to be the last before Brexit i...More..

Apple wins race to $1 trillion
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Apple wins race to $1 trillion

Wall Street's optimism about last year's 10th anniversary iPhone , coupled with record share buybacks, have propelled Apple's stock 34 percent higher over the past 12 months, pushing the company's stock mark...More..

China rejects US demand to cut Iranian oil imports
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

China rejects US demand to cut Iranian oil imports

Ahead of the return of the USA sanctions on Iran , India's state refiners boosted their Iranian oil purchases, pushing up Indian oil imports from Iran by 30 percent from June, to a record 768,000 bpd i...More..

Foodora to leave Australia amid lawsuits
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Foodora to leave Australia amid lawsuits

More than 40 employees and 1000 independent contractors are being affected as digital food delivery service provider, Foodora , closes its Australian operations later this month. According to John Chessal, a d...More..

House of Fraser risks collapse as rescue falls through
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

House of Fraser risks collapse as rescue falls through

The group, which is now controlled by Chinese conglomerate Sanpower, said in June that it was shutting 31 of its 59 stores across Britain and Ireland, risking the loss of 6,000 jobs. The group, whose history da...More..

Conor McGregor's Lawyer Hints At Date And Location For Khabib Fight
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Conor McGregor's Lawyer Hints At Date And Location For Khabib Fight

McGregor didn't immediately react to the bout announcement on social media. "We'll see in a bit if I'm even fighting, s-, they'd better start acting right". If there was any doubt that he would return to the ...More..

More than 500 people now say they got sick at Chipotle
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

More than 500 people now say they got sick at Chipotle

Patrick Quade, founder of the 9-year-old crowdsourcing website, said the cases have been reported to health officials in Delaware County, Ohio. Reports of illness first surfaced Sunday on the website iwaspo...More..

Oil Prices Fall After EIA Confirms Crude Inventory Build
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Oil Prices Fall After EIA Confirms Crude Inventory Build

LONDON: OPEC oil output has risen this month to a 2018 high as Gulf members pumped more after a deal to ease supply curbs and Congo Republic joined the group, a Reuters survey found, although losses from I...More..