Apple cuts sales expectations following China tariffs

Apple said that it expects weak iPhone sales in other emerging markets, driving down revenue despite some positive signs in developed markets and in its other products and services. If Apple racks up some $84bn by the end of the first quarter, i... More..

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How Norway got people to buy electric cars
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

How Norway got people to buy electric cars

Norway has heavily incentivised the purchase of electric cars to achieve its 2025 goal, and according to a report by Reuters owners of the vehicles are exempt from most taxes that come with auto ownership. ...More..

by | Friday, January 04, 2019

GM responds to federal lawsuit filed by UAW

The union contends temporary workers are still employed and wants a judge to declare GM breached its contractual obligations. Earlier this year, the second and third shifts at GM Lordstown were cut with emplo...More..

More people moved out of this state than any other in America
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

More people moved out of this state than any other in America

Regionally, the Northeast and Midwest saw the highest percentages of departures. The study showed that Americans continue to move west and south . United Van Lines determined the top reasons for moving sou...More..

Oil prices drop on swelling oversupply, volatile markets
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Oil prices drop on swelling oversupply, volatile markets

This came after earlier falling more than $1 a barrel as the world's top producers pump at record highs and signs of economic slowdown unnerve the market. "I think that's part of it", said Kilduff. Yet it was...More..

Girl Scouts announce new type of cookie
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Girl Scouts announce new type of cookie

The other gluten-free offering is toffee-tastic, which was first introduced in 2015. The Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookie arrives at a time when gluten-free food is increasingly mainstream. The Girl Scouts are...More..

Kentucky police 'mourn' after doughnut truck catches fire
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Kentucky police 'mourn' after doughnut truck catches fire

On Monday, Lexington Police shared photos of its officers shedding a tear in front of the burned-out Krispy Kreme truck. Police departments from across the country chimed in to offer their condolences. We don...More..

Vermont Received More New Residents in 2018, Study Says
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Vermont Received More New Residents in 2018, Study Says

The other states popular with those seeking to re-locate in 2018 included Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, Arizona, South Carolina, Washington, North Carolina, South Dakota and the District of Columbia. Compared to all o...More..

C Cables Could Get Built-In Security
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

C Cables Could Get Built-In Security

As of now, hooking up your device with an unknown USB Type-C charger could be a major potential threat in terms of data security. It will surely be relishing the prospect of the payments that will flow when...More..

Protests in Peterborough over rail fare rises
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Protests in Peterborough over rail fare rises

New analysis published by the Labour Party revealed the worst rail routes are now on average 187 per cent over capacity - an increase of more than 25 per cent since 2011. Grayling claimed the government's "reco...More..

Man arrested after 'assaulting McDonald's worker in dispute over straw'
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Man arrested after 'assaulting McDonald's worker in dispute over straw'

A Florida man angry after not getting a straw at McDonald's was caught on video attacking an employee and attempting to pull her over the counter. As per the report, the law took effect just last January 1 ...More..

Apple shares sink as iPhone sales figures slashed
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Apple shares sink as iPhone sales figures slashed

The revenue cut raises questions about whether Apple, the face of American business in many parts of the world, is being punished by Chinese officials or consumers in favor of local rivals such as Huawei Techno...More..

Labour protest at Oxford stations over 'rip off' rail fare rise
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Labour protest at Oxford stations over 'rip off' rail fare rise

Rail fares increased by an average of 3.1 per cent today despite commuters suffering a year of travel chaos in 2018. Andy McDonald, the shadow transport secretary, said:"Under the Tories, fares have risen ...More..

Musk: Tesla Will Pay Tax Credit if Cars Delivered Late
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Musk: Tesla Will Pay Tax Credit if Cars Delivered Late

After reaching that number the credit begins to phase out for that manufacturer. Nothing wrong for being a shill for your company and its products on social media, but it's becoming more clear as to why he wa...More..

Minimum Wages Rising In 20 States And Several Cities
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Minimum Wages Rising In 20 States And Several Cities

The minimum wage per hour for tipped employees rises to $5.44. In Missouri and neighboring Arkansas, voters in November overwhelmingly approved a minimum-wage increase, which directly affects about 1 millio...More..

Wall Street rises, limps across the finish line of a turbulent year
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Wall Street rises, limps across the finish line of a turbulent year

The major stock indexes posted their worst yearly performances since the financial crisis of 2008-2009. While the economy isn't facing the challenges people in 1931, during the Great Depression, were facing, ...More..

Passengers fall ill on Frontier Airlines flight from Cleveland to Tampa
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Passengers fall ill on Frontier Airlines flight from Cleveland to Tampa

Tonight they're being held for observation. Officials say at least six passengers fell ill on a Frontier Airlines flight from Cleveland to Tampa. While health officials have not confirmed what caused the il...More..

Tesla sinks after Model 3 price cut, disappointing deliveries
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Tesla sinks after Model 3 price cut, disappointing deliveries

The electric-car maker's shares fell by 9.3 percent, to 301.87, in early trading. The catalyst for the plunge was the release of fourth-quarter production and delivery results, which demonstrated improvements...More..

Netflix poaches new finance chief from Activision
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Netflix poaches new finance chief from Activision

While the reason for Neumann's firing may not have been financial, it appears to have had a financial impact on the company. It has placed him on paid leave, pending his ability to "demonstrate why cause does n...More..

by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

USA stocks open higher amid optimism on last trading day of 2018

After setting a series of records through the late summer and early fall, major US indexes fell sharply after early October, leaving them all in the red for the year. Energy companies have been hobbled by a 25 ...More..

Cathay Pacific sells £12,000 business-class seats for £530 in ticketing blunder
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Cathay Pacific sells £12,000 business-class seats for £530 in ticketing blunder

Now, the lucky few who made the bookings will travel in style after all. A computer glitch looked responsible for steep discounts on Cathay Pacific flights between Vietnam and the United States, but the airli...More..

Oil prices gain, but set for first yearly drop since 2015
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Oil prices gain, but set for first yearly drop since 2015

Oil prices ended 2018 with losses for the first time since 2015, after a desultory fourth quarter that saw buyers flee the market over growing worries about a supply glut and mixed signals related to renewed US...More..

Japan court extends detention of ex-Nissan chairman Ghosn
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Japan court extends detention of ex-Nissan chairman Ghosn

Kyodo News said the Tokyo District Court approved prosecutors' request for a 10-day extension on Monday. A representative for the Tokyo court couldn't immediately be reached during holiday hours for a commen...More..

by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Ohio, New York See Minimum Wage Increases; Pennsylvania's Remains Unchanged

The state's minimum wage is $8.46 an hour as of Tuesday, up from $8.25 an hour in 2018, according to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Up to 22 states and Washington, D.C. The reason: Missouri's...More..

by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Cops grieve 'Krispy Kreme Doughnuts' lost in NYE truck fire: 'No words'

The driver of the Krispy Kreme Doughnuts vehicle noticed smoke billowing from the back as he drove through Lexington. The photos show the officer pretending to cry, devastated at the loss of their beloved Kri...More..

Kentucky police ‘in tears’ after donut truck catches fire
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Kentucky police ‘in tears’ after donut truck catches fire

The driver of the Krispy Kreme donut truck noticed smoke billowing from his vehicle in south-east Lexington on New Year's Eve. "No words", the officers wrote, and their colleagues from across the nation - fro...More..

New Year’s Day Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $425 million
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

New Year’s Day Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $425 million

Fat Daddy's Road Dog in Moraine sold Ohio's last winning Mega Millions jackpot ticket in May of 2018, according to the Ohio Lottery. This past year also saw numerous other largest jackpots in Mega Millions hi...More..

Local Business Will Collect Your Christmas Tree, Curbside
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Local Business Will Collect Your Christmas Tree, Curbside

Real Christmas trees should be placed on curbs with your normal garbage pick-up. Within the city, there are several locations designated for tree recycling. "Now that it's progressing, and we're making some ...More..

Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China

China's factory activity contracted for the first time in over two years in December, as it seeks to end its bruising trade war with Washington and reduce the risk of a sharper economic slowdown in 2019. Chin...More..

Here is where you can recycle your Christmas tree
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Here is where you can recycle your Christmas tree

They are also accepting trees at the transfer stations in Camden, Dover, Harwich, and Wallaceburg, and at the public works yards in Bothwell, Ridgetown, and Tilbury. People living in the northern hemisphere hav...More..