Amazon drops $25 free shipping minimum for holidays

Amazon claims it will be rolling-out new offers "as often as every five minutes", meaning those who want to get their hands on the best deals will have to keep their eyes glued to the site throughout the 10-day sales extravaganza. By comparison, Wa... More..

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Pilot 10 times over limit
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Pilot 10 times over limit

In apologized and promised " to take immediate steps to prevent any future incidental ", adding that " security remains a top priority ". Results from the breathalyzer test showed he had 189 mg of alcohol p...More..

Lowe's to shut 51 underperforming stores in US, Canada
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Lowe's to shut 51 underperforming stores in US, Canada

North Carolina-based Lowe's said the majority of stores impacted are located within 10 miles of another Lowe's, and that most employees "will be extended opportunities to transition to a similar role" at a near...More..

Hassan Rouhani says Iran to sell oil, defy United States sanctions
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Hassan Rouhani says Iran to sell oil, defy United States sanctions

European countries which are still party to the accord created to curb Iran's nuclear activity say they will help businesses bypass the sanctions. But there are doubts how successful this will be. The US has ag...More..

Target reveals Black Friday deals and ‘skip the line’
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Target reveals Black Friday deals and ‘skip the line’

Black Friday falls on November 23rd this year, the day after Thanksgiving. Just as Black Friday ads for 2018 began to start leaking, Target chose to get ahead of the leaks and release its ad way earlier t...More..

Second wave of U.S. sanctions on Iran starts tomorrow
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Second wave of U.S. sanctions on Iran starts tomorrow

The move has raised tensions in the Middle East as America's maximalist approach to the Islamic Republic takes hold. Senator Rubio has been a strong critic of China on its human rights record and foreign poli...More..

Petrol, diesel prices down again
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Petrol, diesel prices down again

Today, diesel prices have decreased by 11 paisa per liter in Delhi and today prices of diesel have been Rs 73.53 per liter. The petrol and diesel rate cut comes as a relief amid a relentless hike across t...More..

At Least 2 Dead In Building Collapse At Amazon Warehouse In Baltimore
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

At Least 2 Dead In Building Collapse At Amazon Warehouse In Baltimore

A company official says a second person is dead after part of an Amazon distribution warehouse collapsed amid severe weather in Baltimore . Officials say a 50-foot wall at the warehouse collapsed. Officials sa...More..

Gains in US jobs and wages vastly higher than expected
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Gains in US jobs and wages vastly higher than expected

The influx of new job-seekers lifted the proportion of Americans with jobs to the highest level since January 2009. "Many large businesses will be able to absorb the higher costs without passing them on to th...More..

Apple to Start Fixing 'Vintage' Products
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Apple to Start Fixing 'Vintage' Products

Though Apple saw impressive revenue growth and completely demolished earnings estimates, Apple shares were down, in part, because iPhone unit sales remained somewhat unchanged year over year. "Starting ...More..

Open to new deal with Iran: Donald Trump
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Open to new deal with Iran: Donald Trump

The "US addiction to sanctions is out of control", Zarif wrote on Twitter. Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said his country, which raised output by 700,000 bpd to 10.7 million bpd in October, was prep...More..

by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Traders Watch List: Barrick Gold Corporation, (NYSE: ABX)

However the company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the same quarter during past year. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 67, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next yea...More..

Labour growth flat, but jobless rate dips to 5.8% in October
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Labour growth flat, but jobless rate dips to 5.8% in October

Alberta and Manitoba were the only provinces to see an increase in unemployment over the last month. Those increases in employment were partially offset by population growth. But the average hourly wage growt...More..

Amazon reportedly close to naming HQ2
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Amazon reportedly close to naming HQ2

It remains unclear whether similar discussions are being held with other cities but if Amazon has indeed honed in on the Washington area for its highly-sought second headquarters, it would be a blow to Toronto....More..

Shares soar as Trump hints at possible US-China trade deal
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Shares soar as Trump hints at possible US-China trade deal

Markets rallied in Asia and Europe after Mr Trump said that he and Mr Xi had spoken by phone about trade matters for the first time since April, before the countries became locked in a tit-for-tat tariffs battl...More..

Daylight Saving Time Controversy
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Daylight Saving Time Controversy

By the time the solstice arrives on December 22nd the sun will rise at 6:49AM and set at 4:39PM in Huntsville, giving us just under 10 hours of daylight. But most of us really aren't that bothered by daylight s...More..

HBO Blackout Shows Dangers of Media Consolidation
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

HBO Blackout Shows Dangers of Media Consolidation

Whatever the truth is, this squabble between media giants won't get the channel turned back on for paying customers until the sides figure something out, and with that case still working its way back to court i...More..

Property developer wins $1.7 million Sydney home by claiming squatter's rights
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Property developer wins $1.7 million Sydney home by claiming squatter's rights

In 2017, Gertos applied to be recorded as the proprietor of the land under "adverse possession" - also known as "squatter's rights" - a highly technical area of law that allows a person to apply to take ownersh...More..

Booms and Busts in i9070 Lithium Battery Market
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Booms and Busts in i9070 Lithium Battery Market

Moreover, definite attributes are to be studied while preparing the Lithium-ion Battery Anode Materials report . Global Lithium Ion Battery Separators Market 2018 Industry Research Report provides curren...More..

Carnival cruise ship returns after tilting at sea
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Carnival cruise ship returns after tilting at sea

Another incident on a Carnival Cruise ship past year saw a couple find a hidden video camera in their bedroom on board a ship. "There was never any issue with the safe operation of the ship and our officers...More..

Tesla acknowledges feds have subpoenaed its Model 3 production records
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Tesla acknowledges feds have subpoenaed its Model 3 production records

The company has disclosed that it had received a subpoena from the Securities and Exchange Commission, and an informal request for information from the Department of Justice. But the company fell far short due ...More..

Target getting ready for Black Friday sales
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Target getting ready for Black Friday sales

On Black Friday and other peak days, Target will offer mobile checkout. meaning you can check out wherever (and whenever) you want. One of the first real Black Friday ads is finally here, and it's Kohl's ...More..

U.S. workers see highest wage growth since 2008
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

U.S. workers see highest wage growth since 2008

The rise has some economists anxious higher inflation may not be far behind. The data suggest demand for workers remains strong and companies are offering better compensation packages to workers amid the lowe...More..

Donald Trump predicts trade deal with China
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Donald Trump predicts trade deal with China

Trump said he will discuss trade with Xi when the two meet for dinner on the sidelines of the G20 leaders' summit at the end of November in Buenos Aires, Argentina. tariffs. President Trump on Friday signaled...More..

Not in Kansas any more: 'Drunk' baggage handler wakes up in Chicago
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Not in Kansas any more: 'Drunk' baggage handler wakes up in Chicago

The flight, which had 80 passengers and six crew members, arrived at Chicago O'Hare International Airport at 7:09 a.m. and taxied to the gate. "A Piedmont Airlines employee, who was working an American Airlin...More..

GM offers buyouts to 18,000 employees
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

GM offers buyouts to 18,000 employees

About 18,000 of the company's 50,000 salaried employees in North America are eligible for the buyouts, the company spokesman said. After the November 19 deadline, it will evaluate whether layoffs are needed. ...More..

Brazil's President-elect Will Move Brazil Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Brazil's President-elect Will Move Brazil Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Bolsonaro was elected as Brazil's new president October 28 and will take office January 1. "Israel is a sovereign state and we shall duly respect that", Bolsonaro tweeted. Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem h...More..

India factory output growth hits four-month high in October
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

India factory output growth hits four-month high in October

October's manufacturing PMI came in at 51.1 , down from 53.6 in September and far below the market consensus for an index reading of 53.0. "And there was little encouragement in the forward looking balances of ...More..

Toyota and Subaru recall over 400,000 cars for faulty engine
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Toyota and Subaru recall over 400,000 cars for faulty engine

The announcement made yesterday by Subaru Corp says the faulty valve springs may be broken due to "excessive load" than they were originally created to handle. The company said it would contact affected US ow...More..

Tesla’s Advanced Summon Will Make Your Car
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Tesla’s Advanced Summon Will Make Your Car "Follow You Like A Pet"

Musk said in a series of tweets posted on Thursday that the Summon upgrade will only be compatible in Tesla cars made in the last two years. The " AutoPark " feature comes with "Autopilot" which is its se...More..