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Ohio's back-to-school tax holiday starts Friday

Ohio's back-to-school tax holiday starts Friday

School computer supplies purchased by the consumer for personal use won't be taxed if items are under $250. The Sales Tax Holiday overall is estimated to save Wisconsin families a total of $14.8 m...

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Apple is the first $1 trillion company in history

Apple is the first $1 trillion company in history

Apple said it now has 4.83 billion shares outstanding. Apple began in the garage of co-founder Steve Jobs in 1976 and was initially best known for its Mac personal computers before its smartphone pa...

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Salad, wrap products sold at Kroger, Walgreen’s recalled

Salad, wrap products sold at Kroger, Walgreen’s recalled

They are being recalled amid fears of Cyclospora contamination from chopped romaine sold to Caito Foods from their lettuce supplier, Fresh Express. The items with "best by" or "sell by" dates rang...

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Tesla reports wider Q2 deficit than expected but predicts Model 3 boost

Tesla reports wider Q2 deficit than expected but predicts Model 3 boost

Telsa's shares jumped 9.3 per cent to $US328.85 in after-hours trading. The Model 3 was originally hailed as affordable at $35,000, but Tesla is only selling higher-end versions of the vehicle at ...

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Asian shares slip on tech rout, focus shifts to BOJ

Asian shares slip on tech rout, focus shifts to BOJ

Japanese shares rose 1.0 percent on Wednesday thanks mainly to positive earnings and as the BOJ did not change its ETF buying target of six trillion yen a year. "I would think the 10-year yield will i...

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US hits Turkey with new sanctions over detained minister

US hits Turkey with new sanctions over detained minister

Washington sanctioned Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gul and Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu over the pastor's detention. Vice President Mike Pence warned Turkey last week at the State Department'...

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Tesla Launches 200 Limited-Edition Carbon Fiber $1500 Surfboards

Tesla Launches 200 Limited-Edition Carbon Fiber $1500 Surfboards

Tesla's surfboard features a mix of the same high-quality matte and gloss finishes used on the company's cars . If you're a surfer yourself, you might be skeptical about a vehicle company's abil...

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Apple is climbing after topping Wall Street's earnings expectations (AAPL)

Apple is climbing after topping Wall Street's earnings expectations (AAPL)

Apple is forecasting a revenue guidance of between $60 and $62 billion in the fourth quarter, which is slightly above analyst estimates of $59.57 billion in the next quarter. "We expect the vast majo...

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Harley goes adventure-touring | Meet the Pan America 1250

Harley goes adventure-touring | Meet the Pan America 1250

Motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson unveiled a growth plan on Monday calling for lighter motorcycles and increased attention to foreign sales. 'It can fit into your life a lot easier, ' he said ...

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McDonald's Mints MacCoin to Mark Big Mac's 50th Anniversary

McDonald's Mints MacCoin to Mark Big Mac's 50th Anniversary

These coins can be collected, or customers can trade them in for a free Big Mac. The world's best-known, probably most-hated American fast food outlet is changing but it refuses to change its iconic...

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European Union to import more LNG from US

European Union to import more LNG from US

Sumpter also stressed the importance of farmers and how this farm tariff will affect everyone, not just farmers. Chinese President Xi Jinping said at an worldwide summit in South Africa that the w...

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First Facebook Investor Suit Filed Over Plunge in Shares

First Facebook Investor Suit Filed Over Plunge in Shares

Many have been consolidated in the federal court in San Francisco . Facebook made United States dollars $13.2 billion for the recent quarter, which is actually up 42% from last year's figures but...

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Iowa Republican: $12B bailout is proof that Trump’s tariffs hurt farmers

Iowa Republican: $12B bailout is proof that Trump’s tariffs hurt farmers

Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. The president and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said they launched a "new phase" in their relationship...

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In Japan, died the oldest inhabitant of the Earth

In Japan, died the oldest inhabitant of the Earth

Her achievement was confirmed after an extensive review process by Robert Young , Guinness World Records' senior consultant for gerontology and co-director for the Gerontology Research Group . And...

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Trump claims victory with GDP number as trade war looms

Trump claims victory with GDP number as trade war looms

Keep in mind that President Trump ran for the White House promising to boost the anemic economic growth of the Obama years. President Trump speaks in White House after the second quarter GDP ...

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EU counts its trade blessings as Juncker returns with Trump deal

EU counts its trade blessings as Juncker returns with Trump deal

Those comments closely mirrored the US criticism of China trade practices that have led to escalating tariffs between the two countries. While critics of the President's tariffs have rightly point...

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Facebook stock plunges in after-hours trading following earnings report

Facebook stock plunges in after-hours trading following earnings report

Zuckerberg placed himself in the midst of yet another controversy after he received considerable backlash for justifying the lack of diligence Facebook demonstrated while handling offensive social m...

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Twitter Shares Plunge 16% After User Numbers Slip

Twitter Shares Plunge 16% After User Numbers Slip

Revenue: $US711 million, up 24% year on year and beating expectations of $US696 million. While Twitter maintains that most of these accounts were dormant and thus not counted in the monthly user figur...

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SEC Rejects Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Proposal

SEC Rejects Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Proposal

The exchange further claims that "novel systems intrinsic to this new market provide unique additional protections that are unavailable in traditional commodity markets" and that its original prop...

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President Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow

President Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow

Pay was growing even faster in the late 1960s, when the jobless rate remained below 4 percent for almost four years. The initial estimates from the Bureau of Economic Analysis indicate President ...

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