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Tesla shares rise as Musk says Model 3 set to hit target

Tesla shares rise as Musk says Model 3 set to hit target

We've still got quite a while to wait for the Model Y to appear. A battery factory in China, in addition to expanding production, could allow Tesla to avoid import tariffs there. When it's avail...

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Mexico Imposes Import Tariffs On US Pork, Agricultural Goods

Mexico Imposes Import Tariffs On US Pork, Agricultural Goods

So why would the Trump administration be willing to start a trade war with the United States' most important trading partners - as well as some of its oldest allies? "He prefers bilateral negotiatio...

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Google Will Reportedly Stop Analyzing Pentagon Drone Footage

Google Will Reportedly Stop Analyzing Pentagon Drone Footage

Google shares ended higher in the US Friday, amid early reports the tech giant now isn't planning to renew its US Government Project Maven AI contract. Over 3,000 Google employees signed a petition in...

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Oil falls 2 pct, USA crude hits lowest since early April

Oil falls 2 pct, USA crude hits lowest since early April

Global benchmark Brent was down 10 cents, or 0.1 percent, at $76.69 a barrel by 0652 GMT. The price of July futures on WTI rose to 65,04 dollars per barrel, up 0.45 percent. Last week , the USA cont...

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Only a man can run an airline, Qatar Airways CEO says

Only a man can run an airline, Qatar Airways CEO says

Al Baker's sexist remarks are even more problematic, given his new status as the chairman of IATA, whose responsibilities include the formulation of industry policy and standards for some 278 airlines...

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Advance polls reporting high voter turnout for Ontario election

Advance polls reporting high voter turnout for Ontario election

However, conducting polling in California's unusual top-two primary system with no recognizable Republican candidate on the ballot is tricky . In Iowa , there's a Democratic primary for governo...

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Koch Brothers To Spend Millions Fighting Against Trump’s Trade War Agenda

Koch Brothers To Spend Millions Fighting Against Trump’s Trade War Agenda

China has offered to buy nearly US$70 billion of United States products in exchange for the removal of tariffs placed by the Trump administration against Chinese products , it was reported on Tue...

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Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz Steps Down After 40 Years

Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz Steps Down After 40 Years

Schultz's announcement triggered immediate speculation that he may consider entering politics - including running for president in 2020. The company temporarily closed more than 8,000 USA stores aft...

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Apple gives Siri new powers over apps

WWDC might not normally be a hardware event, but this year Apple said it is all about the software rather than updates to the iPad , Mac or iPhone . The new search functionality will use image recog...

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How to watch the live stream for today’s Apple WWDC keynote

How to watch the live stream for today’s Apple WWDC keynote

Apple's CEO Tim Cook will take the stage on Monday at the company's annual Worldwide Developers Conference . That varies from year-to-year, but we've seen WWDC run between one and two hours. But, ...

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Google won't renew controversial drone project with Pentagon amid employee backlash

Google won't renew controversial drone project with Pentagon amid employee backlash

Google had an employee meeting to discuss whether AI should be used in the military , The New York Times reported on May 30. It was initially valued at $15 million, but over time the budget was e...

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Two winning lottery tickets in Saskatchewan after Friday's Lotto Max

Two winning lottery tickets in Saskatchewan after Friday's Lotto Max

On Saturday, May 19, another Lotto 6/49 ticket, sold in Calgary, won a $2.5 million prize. Just sold winning ticket for 4.3 million in the Irish lotto'. A $5 ticket features three chances to win. TH...

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Angela Merkel offers Emmanuel Macron concessions on eurozone reforms

Angela Merkel offers Emmanuel Macron concessions on eurozone reforms

A key partner in Italy's new coalition, the right-wing League, has been sharply critical of the European Union. "This is a positive move which shows the commitment to Europe of the chancellor and he...

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Microsoft Surpasses Google’s Alphabet to Become Third Most Valuable Company

Microsoft Surpasses Google’s Alphabet to Become Third Most Valuable Company

The changeover in places has only intensified the race between the four companies to become the first United States business ever to land a trillion-dollar market cap. Google has a market capitalizat...

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Dog found dead in carrier during Delta layover near Detroit

Dog found dead in carrier during Delta layover near Detroit

When the plane landed there, the 8-year-old Alejandro was still alive. The cause of death is still unknown. "When he landed here in MI, he was alive at 6:30 a.m., and then at 8:20, he wasn't moving ...

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U.S. job growth surges, unemployment rate falls to 3.8 percent

U.S. job growth surges, unemployment rate falls to 3.8 percent

The jobless rate is now at a level that the Fed forecast it would be at by the end of this year. The U-6 came in at a seasonally adjusted rate of 7.6 percent last month, down from 7.8 percent in Apr...

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Political crisis ends in Italy as new cabinet sworn

Political crisis ends in Italy as new cabinet sworn

Salvini, who in 2009 was caught on video singing songs about "stinking" Neapolitans and in 2012 said the south didn't deserve the euro, represents impoverished southern region Calabria in the Senate a...

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Visa investigates

Visa investigates "service disruption" across Europe

The company said it was investigating the cause of the disruption in a statement. We fell well short of this goal today and we apologise to all of our partners, and most especially, to Visa cardhold...

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Google will not seek follow up Artificial Intelligence for military drone contracts

Google will not seek follow up Artificial Intelligence for military drone contracts

The initial contract, which is set to expire in 2019, was signed when the company was more focused on pursuing military work, Greene reportedly said , but employee backlash has sparked the decision ...

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S&P Cuts Rating, Questions Strategy of Deutsche Bank

S&P Cuts Rating, Questions Strategy of Deutsche Bank

New CEO Christian Sewing acknowledged in a message to employees that "many of you are sick and exhausted of bad news" but assured them that the bank remains financially solid. The report sent Deuts...

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