Friday November 16-th, 2018

Amazon banning users for making too many returns Amazon banning users for making too many returns

Customers who report "an unusual number of problems" with their orders may find themselves banned from shopping on Amazon. "We want everyone to be able to use Amazon, but there are rare occasions where someone abuses our service over an extended pe...

Notley Uses Scathing Tweet To Announce She'll Skip Premiers Meetings Notley Uses Scathing Tweet To Announce She'll Skip Premiers Meetings

This week, Alberta premier Rachel Notley had bowed out of a Western premier's meeting, saying she planned to concentrate on the pipeline project ahead of the May 31 deadline. The justice system, legalized cannabis and pharmacare are all on the premie...

Tesla in Autopilot sped up before Utah crash Tesla in Autopilot sped up before Utah crash

A series of crashes that took place while Autopilot was active didn't help dissuade anyone of that, though Tesla has maintained that the feature has improved safety overall. She told police she was looking at her phone comparing different routes to...

President Trump Signs Biggest Rollback of Bank Rules Since Dodd-Frank Act President Trump Signs Biggest Rollback of Bank Rules Since Dodd-Frank Act

The rollback eases regulation on some big banks, grants consumers the right to free credit freezes and provides relief to smaller banks by softening the Volcker Rule, which prohibits banks from making their own investments with customers' deposits.

Coroner confirms body is that of missing boy Coroner confirms body is that of missing boy

The body was found Thursday under a bridge near southeast 96th street and Woodlawn in Harvey County. Ramsay said there were other details that indicate the body is Lucas, but that police can not share that information. "Our thoughts and prayers con...

Stock market value of Netflix eclipses Disney for first time Stock market value of Netflix eclipses Disney for first time

Netflix concluded Wednesday's day of trading with a stock price of $344.72, effectively augmenting their market cap to the tune of $152.8 billion. The advance underscores the high confidence investors have in the future of the world's largest pai...

Feds reportedly open criminal probe into crypto prices Feds reportedly open criminal probe into crypto prices

Representation of the Bitcoin virtual currency standing on the PC motherboard is seen in this illustration picture, February 3, 2018. Spoofing refers to flooding the market with fake orders, tricking other traders in the process while wash tradi...

Gas prices predicted to soar over summer months Gas prices predicted to soar over summer months

According to GasBuddy, a gas price tracking website, consumers nationwide are expected to pay $2.95 per gallon through the holiday weekend, a 50 cent increase from the same time previous year. Trump exits Iran deal: USA oil prices topped $70 a barre...

Musk Scorns 'Holier-Than-Thou' Hypocrisy of Media Musk Scorns 'Holier-Than-Thou' Hypocrisy of Media

In his "big media companies" tweet , Musk included a link to an Electrek .Co article titled, " Tesla ( TSLA ) could rally as media negativity is "increasingly immaterial", says Baird". "You lost your credibility a long time ago", Musk respond...

Russian hackers infect over 500,000 routers worldwide with malware Russian hackers infect over 500,000 routers worldwide with malware

It's persistent, modular, and delivered in several stages. Cisco and Symantec both steered clear of attributing the VPNFilter malware to any particular actor, but an Federal Bureau of Investigation affidavit explicitly attributed it to Fancy Be...

Crude oil slips 36 cents after surge in USA crude inventories Crude oil slips 36 cents after surge in USA crude inventories

US crude futures fell 36 cents, or 0.5%, to $71.84 a barrel, on the New York Mercantile Exchange. USA crude oil stockpiles climbed unexpectedly last week as net imports jumped, while gasoline stocks also posted a surprise build , the Energy I...

Jobs at stake as Deutsche Bank reviews SA equities business Jobs at stake as Deutsche Bank reviews SA equities business

The bank, which is expected to announce a range of restructuring measures to coincide with its annual shareholder meeting Thursday, will sharply reduce its presence in the US market, and has also started cutting activity in the Central Europe , Mi...

Google, Facebook among first accused of breaking GDPR laws Google, Facebook among first accused of breaking GDPR laws

Martin said. It basically says that companies have to get explicit permission to collect and use your data, and that they have to let you see what they're storing and allow you to remove it. GDPR does not just affect European Union companies, it...

Uber Self-Driving SUV Saw Pedestrian, but Didn't Brake Uber Self-Driving SUV Saw Pedestrian, but Didn't Brake

The report did not, however, explain why the vehicle still proceeded along its intended path, crashing into Herzberg. Also on Wednesday, Uber announced that it was pulling its self-driving operation out of Arizona . In an emailed response to Co...

MH17 tragedy: Buk missile launcher used in attack belongs to Russian Federation MH17 tragedy: Buk missile launcher used in attack belongs to Russian Federation

Bellingcat , a British-based team of open-source researchers investigating the crash, had already identified the 53rd Antiaircraft Missile Brigade as being the likely source of the missile that investigators say brought down the jet. "It is clear...

Trump Distorts Democrats' Positions on North Korea and MS-13 Trump Distorts Democrats' Positions on North Korea and MS-13

A self-professed master negotiator, Trump could envision Nobel laurels in the offing of the unprecedented one-on-one meeting. In his official letter , Trump wrote that "The world, and North Korea in particular, has lost a great opportunity for lasti...

White House: North Korea 'stood us up' White House: North Korea 'stood us up'

Shortly before this, Mr Trump welcomed North Korea's willingness to hold talks "at any time ", describing it as "warm and productive". China's foreign ministry on Friday said the government would keep encouraging the United States and North Kore...

Trump grants posthumous pardon for convicted boxer Jack Johnson Trump grants posthumous pardon for convicted boxer Jack Johnson

Trump tweeted last month that he would consider pardoning Johnson after receiving a call from Stallone, who, according to the president, had explained the fighter's "complex and controversial" life. I couldn't have hit him. It was awesome for me to...

Congress Holds Hearing Into Sexual Abuse in Olympic Sports Congress Holds Hearing Into Sexual Abuse in Olympic Sports

Top executives of the U.S. Olympic Committee and the governing federations of many Olympic sports testified Wednesday at a hearing conducted by the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee. "I feel like they haven't lifted a finger,...

NFL announces national anthem policy NFL announces national anthem policy

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback has filed a grievance against the NFL accusing team owners of colluding to keep him out of the league over his high-profile take-a-knee protests during the national anthem in the 2016 regular season.

Trump looks at new tariffs on auto imports Trump looks at new tariffs on auto imports

In a statement, Trump said he instructed Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross to "consider initiating a Section 232 investigation into imports of automobiles , including trucks, and automotive parts to determine their effects on America's nationa...

FTSE scales fresh high but M&S falls on store closures FTSE scales fresh high but M&S falls on store closures

In a statement, the company said there will be relocations, conversions, downsizes and the introduction of concessions, to "radically reshape" M&S's Clothing & Home space. The retail giant says it is "accelerating" its strategy transformation strat...

Nation commemorates victims of Manchester Arena bombing on first anniversary of atrocity Nation commemorates victims of Manchester Arena bombing on first anniversary of atrocity

Salman Abedi (22) detonated his suicide bomb device at the end of the concert with 353 people, including 175 children, around him in the foyer of the venue. The service, attended by first responders, civic leaders and some of the scores injured in t...

Battlefield 5 leak Confirms World War 2 Setting and Details Battlefield 5 leak Confirms World War 2 Setting and Details

Speculation was rife that Battlefield V was being developed and now publisher EA has confirmed this with a new teaser trailer . WW2 isn't a new setting for the Battlefield series, but this 20-second teaser clip posted on May 21 is all fans h...

White House may address North Korea, latest on Russian Federation probe White House may address North Korea, latest on Russian Federation probe

There have been whispers and reports for months that the president might fire Rosenstein over his handling of the special counsel-led Russian Federation probe. The Justice Department said the White House had signed off on its letter, but Nunes wasn...

  • Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    The family of an Indonesian man killed in a Lion Air jet crash is suing Boeing , alleging that the accident may have been caused by a problem with the flight-control system in its...

  • Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    All you need to get your hands on the best deals from major retailers is quick fingers, most importantly, knowledge about when exactly the sales will drop, so that you're the first...

  • Flybe up for sale

    Flybe up for sale

    The airline had previously planned to merge with FTSE 250 transport services provider Stobart Group ( LON:STOB ), before the deal was abandoned earlier this year. Chief executive C...

  • Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Bunnings Warehouse, a national chain of almost 300 stores, may not have expected it, but the effort to dispense culinary advice as if it were home fix led to a countrywide meltd...

  • House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    Most of the other leadership races were uncontested and decided on a voice vote. Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise, who was shot past year during practice for the annual Congression...

  • Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    The online event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. After rumors swirled at the start of 2018 over a reborn Honda Passport, the brand has confirmed the nameplate's revival. Shortly after dis...

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