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1 year later at UN, Trump's 'rocket man' Kim is 'terrific'

1 year later at UN, Trump's 'rocket man' Kim is 'terrific'

Trump's address was met largely by silence from world leaders still not comfortable with go-it-alone views that have strained United States relationships with traditional allies worldwide. Later, as...

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Michael Kors Reaches Deal to Buy Italian Fashion House Versace

Michael Kors Reaches Deal to Buy Italian Fashion House Versace

The move is also aimed at reviving Versace, which returned to a net profit a year ago. By 2025, Millennials and Generation Z will make up almost 40 per cent of luxury goods consumers, according to D...

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Instagram says CEO Systrom, CTO Krieger resign

Instagram says CEO Systrom, CTO Krieger resign

The departures raise questions about Instagram's future at a time when Facebook faces its most sustained set of crises in its history. Facebook bought Instagram in 2012 for $US1 billion. "I've l...

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Pompeo confident United States will win China trade war

Pompeo confident United States will win China trade war

But Beijing also said it was willing to restart trade negotiations with the United States if the talks are "based on mutual respect and equality", Xinhua said, citing a white paper on the dispute p...

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Barrick Gold to unveil merger with Randgold Resources, say sources

Barrick Gold to unveil merger with Randgold Resources, say sources

In a note to clients on Monday, he wrote that it increased the risk profile for Barrick "given the direct exposure to further African operating and geopolitical risks". BARRICK Gold Corporation is ...

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Sirius to Acquire Pandora in $3.5 Billion Online Radio Deal

Sirius to Acquire Pandora in $3.5 Billion Online Radio Deal

SiriusXM has previously invested $ 480 million on the music streaming service , so the two weren't strangers before this. The move follows a partnership with Netflix in July to create a comedy cha...

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Oil prices touch four-year high

Oil prices touch four-year high

Crude oil prices gapped higher from weekend trading, in response to announcements from delegates of the Organization of the Petroleum Countries and allied governments crossing the newswires. "Our pla...

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Rod Rosenstein expecting to be fired, heads to White House

While reports relying on White House sources are claiming that Rosenstein is going to the White House to offer his resignation, Justice Department sources close to Rosenstein offer a conflicting v...

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Oil spikes on tightening market, OPEC snubs Trump's demand for lower prices

The committee said in a statement that it was satisfied "regarding the current oil market outlook, with an overall healthy balance between supply and demand". Speaking to Bloomberg , Zanganeh warne...

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Michael Kors buying Versace for $2bn

Michael Kors buying Versace for $2bn

A representative for Versace declined to comment on the potential transaction. The Versace family is reported to want to continue its involvement. She says the deal would now give Kors the ability...

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Six Flags St. Louis Offers Perks for Customer Coffin Time

Six Flags St. Louis Offers Perks for Customer Coffin Time

On Saturday, October 13 at 1 p.m., the six chosen participants will crawl into the " slightly used " 2-by-7-foot caskets they'll call home until 7 p.m. The victor will also be entered in a drawing for...

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Oil traders say $100 coming as OPEC struggles to fill Iran gap

Benchmark Brent oil reached $80 a barrel this month, prompting Trump to reiterate his demand on Thursday that the Opec lower prices . Crude oil prices gapped higher from weekend trading, in r...

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Porsche confirms it will no longer offer diesel engines

Porsche's existing diesel customers would continue to be served, he said. Diesel has never been a major part of Porsche's portfolio. Porsche did not build its own diesel engines, prefer...

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Financial Giant PNC To User Ripple's xCurrent Solution To Manage Treasury

Financial Giant PNC To User Ripple's xCurrent Solution To Manage Treasury

At the moment, RippleNet's network includes over 100 different global banks and payment providers . It signed an agreement with London-based TransferGo which would see the company make use of Ripp...

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Needles found in strawberries at Auckland supermarket, customers warned

Needles found in strawberries at Auckland supermarket, customers warned

There have been over 100 reports of needles being found in supermarket fruit in Australia. Countdown last week announced it had halted imports of Australia strawberries to NZ for the season while ...

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ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie sacked after several months of talks

ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie sacked after several months of talks

ABC chairman Justin Milne said the board "believed that new leadership would benefit the organisation, its dedicated employees, and the ABC audience". The decision to terminate the employment of ...

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Woolworths withdraw sewing needles from shelves as fruit tampering 'hysteria' grows

Woolworths withdraw sewing needles from shelves as fruit tampering 'hysteria' grows

Major Australian supermarket chains Coles and Aldi have pulled all strawberries from their shelves across Australia except in Western Australia state as a precaution. The prime minister said the laws ...

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Can soaring cannabis shares stay high?

Can soaring cannabis shares stay high?

Canada's Aurora Cannabis surged this week, too, on reports that Coca-Cola is considering making cannabis infused drinks with it. This pushes it past Canopy Growth Corp.as the world's most valuab...

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United States stocks trade mixed - Dow rallies, Nasdaq underperforms

United States stocks trade mixed - Dow rallies, Nasdaq underperforms

Investors turned the focus away from the escalating trade tensions between the world's two largest economies and shrugged off the US President Donald Trump's warning to levy another $267 billion in du...

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Will US help allies to replace Iranian oil sources?

Will US help allies to replace Iranian oil sources?

Under the mechanism, India used to pay in euros to clear 55 per cent of its dues through Ankara-based Halk bank. New Delhi: India may revert to paying Iran in rupees for the oil it buys from its...

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Trump slams OPEC urging oil cartel to

Trump slams OPEC urging oil cartel to "get prices down now"

Crude oil prices have been rising over the past year as a result of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' strategy to tighten supply. Capital expenditures also increased year on y...

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Fox battle for Sky may be decided in one-day auction

Fox battle for Sky may be decided in one-day auction

It's rare for a United Kingdom takeover to be decided by auction but the process is created to produce final bids from each suitor that can then be evaluated by shareholders. The last time the Panel i...

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Tesla Model 3 earns flawless 5-star safety rating from the NHTSA

Tesla Model 3 earns flawless 5-star safety rating from the NHTSA

Consumer Reports initially denied the Model 3 its coveted "Recommended" rating due to the vehicle's variance in braking distances, which Tesla promptly addressed through an over-the-air software upda...

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Britain’s Tesco takes on discount rivals with launch of Jack’s

Britain’s Tesco takes on discount rivals with launch of Jack’s

The Jack's branding (the is name a nod to Tesco founder Jack Cohen) states it will offer "great-tasting food at the lowest possible prices", promising that eight out of 10 food and drink products will...

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Oil Prices Fall Amidst Escalating Trade Jitters

Oil Prices Fall Amidst Escalating Trade Jitters

Iran remains "a very important exporter of oil", said the chief of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. United States crude inventories rose by 1.2 million barrels to 397.1 millio...

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FACT CHECK: Has Coca-Cola Entered Negotiations to Produce Cannabis-Infused Beverages?

FACT CHECK: Has Coca-Cola Entered Negotiations to Produce Cannabis-Infused Beverages?

Earlier this year, Molson Coors Brewing said it would create cannabis-infused drinks with Hydropothecary, while Constellation Brands (producer of Corona) invested $4 billion more into marijuana compan...

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Jet Airways: Passengers hurt as pilots 'forget' cabin pressure

Jet Airways: Passengers hurt as pilots 'forget' cabin pressure

Select Bleed, or engine bleed air , is the switch which pressurizes an airliner's cabin as well as air conditioning. The pilots have been taken off duty, pending investigation, a Jet Airways spok...

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Audi launches electric SUV in Tesla's backyard, with assist from Amazon

Audi launches electric SUV in Tesla's backyard, with assist from Amazon

Once the guests were inside the Craneway Pavilion, a combination of 550 Intel drones thrilled the audience with indoor and outdoor shows. As per trusted sources, the German automaker has started a...

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Amazon could open 3,000 cashierless Go stores by 2021

Amazon could open 3,000 cashierless Go stores by 2021

Amazon Go threatens traditional convenience store companies like 7-Eleven, as well as chain fast food sandwich and lunch chains like Subway. Should it be a convenience store with fresh food and groce...

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Jack Ma tears up plans to make 1m American jobs

Ma had met US President Donald Trump two years ago and laid out the Chinese e-commerce giant's plan to bring one million small US businesses onto its platform to sell to Chinese consumers over t...

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Cathay Pacific doesn't give an F, spells its name wrong on plane

Cathay Pacific doesn't give an F, spells its name wrong on plane

And to prove that it's a good sport, if not necessarily a good speller, Cathay Pacific shared the photos on social media, announcing on its Twitter account: "Oops this special livery won't last long...

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McDonald’s Workers Call Attention To Sexual Harassment With Lunchtime Protest

McDonald’s Workers Call Attention To Sexual Harassment With Lunchtime Protest

Protests across 10 major American cities-Chicago, Durham, Kansas City , Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, New Orleans , Orlando, San Francisco, and St Louis-aimed to pressure the company to "strengthen a...

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Youth arrested for putting needles in strawberries: Australia police

Youth arrested for putting needles in strawberries: Australia police

An investigation is underway after a metal object was found inserted into a banana in a Coles supermarket in Queensland , the state Police Commissioner has confirmed . "When the fruit was consumed...

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China Retaliates for $200 Billion in US Tariffs

China Retaliates for $200 Billion in US Tariffs

In recent months, Washington and Beijing imposed 25 percent tariffs on $34 billion worth of goods headed across each other's borders. A quarter of registered voters nationally think raising tari...

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European Union summit to lay out end-game plans: Tusk

European Union summit to lay out end-game plans: Tusk

He stressed the need to find ways to ensure "there will be no hard border in the future" between Ireland and British Northern Ireland , which Brussels sees as key to preserving the peace agreement. "...

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National Cheeseburger Day deals

National Cheeseburger Day deals

To celebrate National Cheeseburger Day , IHOP is giving away a free side of its buttermilk pancakes or limited-time pumpkin spice pancakes with the purchase any IHOP Ultimate Steakburger. Red Rob...

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Lucid Motors Receives Billion Dollar Investment From Saudi Arabia’s Sovereign Wealth Fund

Lucid Motors Receives Billion Dollar Investment From Saudi Arabia’s Sovereign Wealth Fund

Founded in 2007 by former Tesla vice president and board member Bernard Tse and partner Sam Weng as Atieva Motors, Lucid started by building batteries for electric buses, cars, and motorcycles. Crown ...

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Wall Street falls ahead of Trump announcement on US-China trade war

Wall Street falls ahead of Trump announcement on US-China trade war

The White House apparently doesn't even have an organized process or infrastructure for carrying out negotiations with the Chinese, or even for communicating demands. Why is the USA doing this? "...

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New US trade action "poisons" atmosphere, won't work on China: CSRC

Additionally, Trump said U.S. will tariff $267bn of additional Chinese imports if Beijing takes retaliatory action against United States farmers or other industries. Trump's latest escalation of tar...

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China will hit back at any new USA tariffs: ministry

China will hit back at any new USA tariffs: ministry

Wall Street closed the day solidly in the red, and word of the fresh round of tariffs had already sent Chinese stocks tumbling more than one percent, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fallin...

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