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Data-broker leak exposes 340 million personal records

Data-broker leak exposes 340 million personal records

The data found on a "publicly accessible" server holds appears to include info on "hundreds of millions of American adults, as well as millions of businesses". Fortunately, the affected records cont...

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Saudi Arabia not confirming Trump's 2M barrels

OPEC Conference President Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khaled al-Falih (2ndR), OPEC Sec. "If this happens, (it) means Trump is asking Saudi Arabia to walk (away) from OPEC", he told Reuters n...

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India likely to ignore Washington’s call to stop buying Iranian crude oil

India likely to ignore Washington’s call to stop buying Iranian crude oil

In Mumbai, petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan told reporters that for a "healthy energy mix", India could "get oil from anywhere". If a 25 percent duty on US crude imports is implemented ...

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Crude oil futures up 0.24 pc on overseas cues

Crude oil futures up 0.24 pc on overseas cues

Russian Federation had reportedly insisted on 1.5 million bpd output increase. Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BoAML) said Brent could rise to $90 a barrel by the second quarter of 2019. "Iran's sugg...

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Elon Musk's Farting Unicorn Sketch Draws Ire of Artist Who Isn't Credited

Elon Musk's Farting Unicorn Sketch Draws Ire of Artist Who Isn't Credited

A copy of Edwards' farting unicorn drawn on the Tesla sketchpad app. Elon Musk has been caught up in a farting unicorn dispute with a potter after his tech company allegedly used a potter's artw...

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Automakers: New Tariffs Could Force Job Cuts

Automakers: New Tariffs Could Force Job Cuts

On Friday, Ottawa unveiled plans to impose approximately $12.6 billion worth of tariffs on US goods from July 1, following the example of other major USA allies. The source, who declined to be ident...

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Iran looking for ways to export oil despite U.S. sanctions

Saudi oil officials did not immediately comment. That was after Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said the kingdom would honor the OPEC decision to stick to a 1-million-barrel increase. Im the r...

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Move Over UPS Truck: Amazon Delivery Vans To Hit Streets

Move Over UPS Truck: Amazon Delivery Vans To Hit Streets

Amazon.com, Inc.'s plan to team with partners who want to launch their own delivery businesses is Chairman and CEO Jeff Bezos' latest attempt to bridge the gap between the Seattle-based company's br...

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China eager to defuse trade pressures

China eager to defuse trade pressures

Germany's DAX was down 1.2 percent to 12,206 and France's CAC 40 shed 0.6 percent to 5,293. The index is the global market's worst performer this year, down 14 percent since the start of this year. On...

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Mazda Condemns Trump’s Proposed 25 Percent Import Car Tariff

The Commerce Department is now investigating whether imported cars represent a national security threat . "Increased import tariffs could lead to a smaller GM, a reduced presence at home and overse...

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Triple H opens WWE Performance Center doors to Toys R Us mascot

Triple H opens WWE Performance Center doors to Toys R Us mascot

Since Wednesday, a photo taken by a Toys "R" Us employee of Geoffrey the Giraffe carrying a suitcase in what appeared to be an empty Toys "R" Us store has gone viral on Facebook, echoed with thousan...

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Beer supplies RATIONED as Britain faces SHORTAGE during World Cup

Beer supplies RATIONED as Britain faces SHORTAGE during World Cup

A shortage of carbon dioxide has been created as a number of European plants have shut down for maintenance or technical issues, with only one United Kingdom producer understood to be in action. The...

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Rahul Gandhi targets Modi over rise in Indian money in Swiss banks

Rahul Gandhi targets Modi over rise in Indian money in Swiss banks

In a tweet , Gandhi referred to Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal's remarks earlier in the day about the latest data released by the Swiss National Bank that showed a rise in Indian deposits ...

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BMW shares fall; exec says United Kingdom plants could close amid Brexit disruption

BMW shares fall; exec says United Kingdom plants could close amid Brexit disruption

But he added that BMW had no intention of moving its manufacturing operation outside the UK. "'As frictionless as possible' is not good enough". "We always said we can do our best and prepare ev...

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Trump Administration Opts for Softer Approach on Chinese Investment in U.S

Trump Administration Opts for Softer Approach on Chinese Investment in U.S

Trump said in his statement that upon final passage of the legislation, known as the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act, he will direct his administration "to implement it promptly and e...

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Trump, Erdogan agree to improve ties after Turkish leader's re-election

Trump, Erdogan agree to improve ties after Turkish leader's re-election

His AK Party took 42.5 percent in the parliamentary polls, and was boosted by its nationalist allies, which outstripped expectations and took 11.1 percent. What the elections have clearly demonstrated...

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Harley-Davidson to Outsource More US Manufacturing Jobs, Trump Calls Move 'Excuse'

Harley-Davidson to Outsource More US Manufacturing Jobs, Trump Calls Move 'Excuse'

But the company's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing Monday directly cited retaliatory tariffs from the European Union as motivating its transfer of motorcycle production for "E.U. ...

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Trump backs off imposing China investment limits

By now it should be clear that Trump is bending over backwards to soothe Beijing and avoid a China trade war. The Global Times said support could be provided to companies like ZTE Corp, China's seco...

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Harley-Davidson may face credit downgrade because of European Union tariffs

Harley-Davidson may face credit downgrade because of European Union tariffs

That was long before Tariffs were announced. Trump tweeted Tuesday that Harley-Davidson had already announced it was closing a Kansas City plant and moving those jobs to Thailand. Shifting more ...

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China defends its United States investment record

China defends its United States investment record

The move is expected to exacerbate tensions in the intensifying trade clash between Washington and Beijing . The Wall Street Journal , citing unidentified sources, said the initiatives were aimed ...

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Crude oil continues to run. Up 1.9% on the day

Crude oil continues to run. Up 1.9% on the day

At a State Department briefing, an administration official told Bloomberg that it is pressing its allies to cease importing Iranian oil by November 4 of this year, or else face a variety of USA sanc...

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New Protests in Tehran Pose Fresh Challenge to Iran's Rulers

New Protests in Tehran Pose Fresh Challenge to Iran's Rulers

Prohibited imports include home appliances, textile products, footwear and leather items, as well as furniture, healthcare goods and some machinery, the Tehran Times said . Former President Barack Ob...

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OPEC pledges to increase production to 100% of targeted cuts

OPEC pledges to increase production to 100% of targeted cuts

Last year, the country was amongst 11 non-member countries that joined OPEC members in production cuts of 1.8 million barrels of oil per day. Brent crude, the benchmark for more than half the worl...

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Ryan calls tariffs 'basically taxes' amid Trump's Harley-Davidson feud

Ryan calls tariffs 'basically taxes' amid Trump's Harley-Davidson feud

Trump first responded angrily to the Harley announcement on Monday, saying he has supported the 115-year-old manufacturer and was surprised by its plans, which he described as waving the "White Fla...

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Mnuchin denies stories on China-specific investment restrictions

Mnuchin denies stories on China-specific investment restrictions

Chinese and European Union officials both agreed to oppose unilateralism and trade protectionism during talks in Beijing on a bilateral investment agreement, taking a swipe at US President Donald T...

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United States tells allies they must stop importing Iran oil by November

United States tells allies they must stop importing Iran oil by November

The country also banned imports on 1,300 products, including appliances, textiles, and healthcare in a move to resist United States sanctions. Prohibited imports include home appliances, textile pr...

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Trump threatens Harley-Davidson over European production move

Trump threatens Harley-Davidson over European production move

Increasing worldwide production to alleviate the European Union tariff burden is not the company's preference , but represents the only sustainable option to make its motorcycles accessible to cu...

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Here's Why Trump Tweeted About Harley-Davidson's Plant In Kansas City

Here's Why Trump Tweeted About Harley-Davidson's Plant In Kansas City

Last year, Harley-Davidson announced it would build a plant in Thailand after Trump pulled out of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal, which would have abolished tariffs on their moto...

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Social media reacts to the elections — Turkey on Twitter

Social media reacts to the elections — Turkey on Twitter

Erdogan's supporters took to the streets in Istanbul and other cities in celebration Sunday night. She did not disclose when the call might take place. Both operations came after a year of intense...

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European Union supporters march in London to call for Brexit deal referendum

European Union supporters march in London to call for Brexit deal referendum

On June 23, 2016, 17 million 410 thousand 742 Britons made a decision to leave the community block and, despite numerous meetings between the representatives of both parties, there are still outstan...

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Mattis visits China as tensions mount over militarization, trade, and Taiwan

Mattis visits China as tensions mount over militarization, trade, and Taiwan

On Monday morning, however, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tweeted that the WSJ report was "fake news" and said the policy being prepared by the Treasury Department "will be out not specific ...

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Harley-Davidson moves some work from USA due to tariffs

Harley-Davidson moves some work from USA due to tariffs

The EU tariffs on $3.4 billion worth of USA products are retaliation for duties the Trump administration is imposing on European steel and aluminum. The company said in a regulatory filing Monday th...

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USA to curb Chinese investment in tech firms

But it has been worse in China as this chart of the SSE Index of the Shanghai stock market shows. The Philadelphia Semiconductor index dropped 3.1 percent as shares of chipmakers, which derive much of...

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Erdoğan Declares Victory in Election That Could Consolidate His Power

Erdoğan Declares Victory in Election That Could Consolidate His Power

But an AK Party official said the party expected Erdogan to win more than the required 50 percent to avoid a second-round runoff. Speaking early Monday, Supreme Election Council head Sadi Guven sa...

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Harley-Davidson will not raise prices to cover tariff costs

Harley-Davidson will not raise prices to cover tariff costs

The company already has plants in Australia, Brazil and India, and it will soon open another facility in Thailand . Harley-Davidson, the US motorcycle manufacturer, said Monday that it was shifting...

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European Union import tariffs force Harley to rethink

Harley-Davidson, facing rising costs from new tariffs, will begin shifting the production of motorcycles heading for Europe from the U.S.to factories overseas. Wisconsin-based Harley-Davidson has as...

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United States trade policy drives Harley Davidson to create European Union jobs

United States trade policy drives Harley Davidson to create European Union jobs

In addition, to address the substantial long-term cost burden from the tariffs the company plans to shift production of motorcycles for European Union destinations from the U.S.to worldwide facilities...

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UK Euroskeptics Urge PM May to Prepare for 'no Deal' Brexit

UK Euroskeptics Urge PM May to Prepare for 'no Deal' Brexit

Despite some confusion over what Brexit will actually mean there has been no clear change of heart. In an interview with ITV, Nigel Farage, has spoken about these development and said that: "Brexi...

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Bavarian conservatives heading towards 'German Brexit' over migration: SPD leader

Bavarian conservatives heading towards 'German Brexit' over migration: SPD leader

She said European Union leaders were unlikely to come to an agreement on Friday and said she favoured smaller agreements among individual countries to balance immigration flows. "We want to help find ...

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Bourbon storage facility collapses in Kentucky, sending barrels crashing to ground

Bourbon storage facility collapses in Kentucky, sending barrels crashing to ground

Barton Brands, part of the privately-held Louisiana-based Sazerac Company, produces a wide range of spirits including Kentucky bourbon, gin, vodka, and tequila. Around 9,000 barrels of bourbon were se...

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