Monday July 23-rd, 2018

Trump in hot waters for lashing back at Canada after G7 summit Trump in hot waters for lashing back at Canada after G7 summit

A Trudeau spokesman, Cameron Ahmad, said Saturday night that Trudeau "said nothing he hasn't said before - both in public and in private conversations" with Trump. tariffs . Trump imposed steep tariffs on steel and aluminum last month to rebala...

Tesla laying off 9 percent of workforce Tesla laying off 9 percent of workforce

The move coincided with a significant jump in Tesla's stock price following a report from Keybanc Capital Markets that it increased its second-quarter production outlook for the Model 3 by 50 percent. Musk said the cutbacks would not affect the com...

Uber, Lyft eye two-wheeled business: Electric scooters Uber, Lyft eye two-wheeled business: Electric scooters

Axios reported on Friday that San Francisco-based Uber Technologies Inc.is considering an offer to buy New York-based Motivate International, the bikeshare company behind Ford GoBike in the Bay Area and CitiBike on the East Coast. In the first yea...

Rights group hits Amazon, Foxconn over China labour conditions Rights group hits Amazon, Foxconn over China labour conditions

Foxconn is a Taiwan-based electronics contract business, which is also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry . Moreover, the report by China Labor Watch detailed how staff dormitories lack basic fire safety precautions, including the lack of emerg...

United Kingdom working on Mallya case through appropriate legal channels United Kingdom working on Mallya case through appropriate legal channels

Unequal standards: India and UK signed a mutual extradition treaty way back in 1993; but while India did extradite a UK national, Maninderpal Singh Kohli, in the Hannah Foster murder case in 2008, UK has been stonewalling all of India's extrad...

Domino's introduces 'Paving for Pizza' infrastructure effort Domino's introduces 'Paving for Pizza' infrastructure effort

So far the company has partnered with four towns: Bartonville, Texas; Milford, Del.; Athens, Ga.; and Burbank, Calif. Domino's is offering to fill "cracks, bumps and potholes" to smooth road conditions. Bartonville town administrator Michael Montgo...

Trump, Kim Commit to 'Immediate Repatriation' of Korean War Missing Trump, Kim Commit to 'Immediate Repatriation' of Korean War Missing

In a statement signed by both leaders, the countries agreed to the recovery of the remains and the immediate repatriation of those already identified. However, Trump and Kim may need one more meeting to discuss existing problems, according to the USA...

Amazon Prime rolls out new Whole Foods discount in North Carolina stores Amazon Prime rolls out new Whole Foods discount in North Carolina stores

Amazon Prime members also get free, same-day shipping on many goods (in select areas), on-demand Prime Video and Prime Music streaming, and free Kindle books. The service began in February in Austin, Dallas, Cincinnati and Virginia Beach, Va. Amaz...

United flight diverted after bomb threat discovered on board United flight diverted after bomb threat discovered on board

It's understood that the note was related to an apparent bomb threat. There were reportedly more than 200 passengers and crew on board the plane . Flight 971 was en route from Rome, Italy to Chicago , Illinois when it chose to divert to Shannon...

Full text of the Trump-Kim summit agreement Full text of the Trump-Kim summit agreement

But he also patted the United States president's arm, in an attempt to show control over the encounter. "Under the circumstances that we're negotiating a very comprehensive complete deal I think it's inappropriate to have war games". He said about ...

Tesla Autopilot: Elon Musk promises 'full self-driving features' by August Tesla Autopilot: Elon Musk promises 'full self-driving features' by August

Looking through the recorded performance data, the autopilot system was engaged on four separate occasions during the 32-minute trip, including a continuous operation for the last 18 minutes 55 seconds prior to the crash . Musk has previously said...

Robert De Niro bleeped at Tony Awards for Trump F-bomb Robert De Niro bleeped at Tony Awards for Trump F-bomb

It's no longer 'down with Trump, ' it's f*ck Trump". "First, I wanna say, 'f**k Trump, '" De Niro said , as many in the crowd cheered, with some eventually giving him a standing ovation at Radio City Music Hall. Punctuated by a crowd pleasing pe...

Trump finds time to tweet before meeting with Kim Jong Un Trump finds time to tweet before meeting with Kim Jong Un

He and Trump are set to meet Tuesday morning in the first summit of its kind between a leader of North Korea and a sitting U.S. president. Trump is set to meet with Lee on Monday. U.S. and North Korean officials are set to meet Monday morning in ...

IHOP changes name to IHOB, internet has a lot of fun

The brand has "flipped the "p" to a "b" in their iconic name for the time being, including its Twitter handle ", the news release reads. Whataburger's Tweet may win the internet Monday. Cowboy BBQ with bacon, onion rings and barbecue sauce. "We...

FCC Has Repealed Net Neutrality Rules, But Congress Can Reverse The Decision FCC Has Repealed Net Neutrality Rules, But Congress Can Reverse The Decision

FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel, a Democrat who voted against the repeal, said Monday that the decision put the FCC "on the wrong side of history, the wrong side of the law, and the wrong side of the American public". "Our transparency rule wi...

People Are Already Selling Their Elon Musk 'Not a Flamethrowers' on eBay People Are Already Selling Their Elon Musk 'Not a Flamethrowers' on eBay

Elon Musk's flamethrowers do not use a mixture of flammable liquids to launch flames great distances, like its military counterparts. While customs agencies have yet to release a further comment on the changes, the Boring Company's not-so-subtly...

Donald Trump Slams Justin Trudeau, Calls Him Donald Trump Slams Justin Trudeau, Calls Him "Dishonest & Weak" Over G7 Verdict

We wondered what Trudeau had done to make Trump angry. Trudeau's office responded to Trump's tweets with a written statement, saying the prime minister's comments in public and in private with Trump were "nothing he hasn't said before" and ...

The Trump-Kim peace summit has been downgraded to a half-day The Trump-Kim peace summit has been downgraded to a half-day

Trump in May briefly scrapped the summit with Kim , only to later reinstate the meeting after meeting withNorth Korea official Kim Yong Chol. His remarks anticipated the summit meeting tomorrow. Rodman announced on Twitter that he would be atten...

Jaguar Land Rover to move ALL Discovery production to Slovakia Jaguar Land Rover to move ALL Discovery production to Slovakia

In a recent interview with a media outlet, Land Rover said that from 2019, the company will only offer the five-door Evoque and the convertible Evoque as option instead of the three-door Evoque. Profits at the auto maker were nearly cut in half i...

Trump withdraws endorsement of G7 joint statement, slams 'weak' Trudeau Trump withdraws endorsement of G7 joint statement, slams 'weak' Trudeau

In a tweet posted Saturday evening, Trump said his decision was based on "false statements" made by Trudeau during a press conference he gave , as well as "the fact that Canada is charging massive Tariffs" on US companies. Navarro later clarifie...

Facebook confirms personal information shared with other companies Facebook confirms personal information shared with other companies

The deals gave device makers access to users' information, such as relationship status and political affiliation. These were supposedly companies that were under Facebook's "whitelist", which allowed them to see user data such as phone numbers and ev...

Chinese leaders keep close eye on Trump-Kim meeting Chinese leaders keep close eye on Trump-Kim meeting

After greeting each other, the two leaders planned to sit for a one on one meeting that a USA official said could last up to two hours, with only translators joining them. But analysts who closely watch North Korea believe it is unlikely Kim would ha...

Pope urges top oil executives to convert to clean fuel Pope urges top oil executives to convert to clean fuel

The conference took place behind closed doors at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences. "We know that the challenges facing us are interconnected", the Pope stated, adding, "If we are to eliminate poverty and hunger... Participants included the CEOs...

Kia recalls Fortes & Forte Koups, Optimas, Optima Hybrids and Sedonas Kia recalls Fortes & Forte Koups, Optimas, Optima Hybrids and Sedonas

The air bag flaw is tied to a federal investigation into four fatalities and six injuries in Kia and its affiliate, Hyundai, concerning crashes where the air bags failed to deploy, the Wall Street Journal reported . The recall covers 2010-2013 ...

USA reaches deal with China's ZTE, commerce secretary says USA reaches deal with China's ZTE, commerce secretary says

The United States and China have reached a deal that allows the Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp .to stay in business in exchange for paying an additional $1 billion in fines and agreeing to let US regulators monitor its operations.

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