Thursday July 2-nd, 2020

Case-Shiller: Home Prices Rise at Slowest Pace in 7 Years Case-Shiller: Home Prices Rise at Slowest Pace in 7 Years

Seven of the 20 cities reported greater price increases in the year ending July 2019 versus the year ending June 2019. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal expected the 20-city index to gain 2.1%. Home-price gains in 20 USA cities deceler...

President Trump To Address UN General Assembly President Trump To Address UN General Assembly

Also speaking today is Emmanuel Macron, the French president, Canada's Justin Trudeau, Turkey's leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and British prime minister Boris Johnson. "All nations have a duty to act", the U.S. president told the United Nations Genera...

General Motors furloughs 1,225 additional workers as strike enters second week General Motors furloughs 1,225 additional workers as strike enters second week

This means there are 3,725 workers temporarily without a job at GM and at least 2,000 employees at its suppliers, in addition to the almost 50,000 workers who walked off the job lask weekend. Last Monday, nearly 50,000 United States auto workers from...

WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann stepping down as CEO WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann stepping down as CEO

Members of WeWork's board had been pressuring Neumann in recent days to resign and take a new role as non-executive chairman. He also drew criticism after The We Company - the recently renamed parent of WeWork - paid him almost $6 million for the...

BlackBerry misses revenue estimates and cuts outlook; shares fall

Raymond James analysts estimated a revenue fall of 15 per cent to 17 per cent in the enterprise software segment. RBC analyst Paul Treiber said the company's IP revenue was "well above" RBC and Street estimates, but "strong IP licensing revenue doe...

Kin Price Nosedives After Operator Announced the Shut Down of Kik App Kin Price Nosedives After Operator Announced the Shut Down of Kik App

Citing anonymous sources, Calcalist is reporting that Kik Interactive is moving Kik app users to alternative platforms. The only option left was to either allow Kin to be labeled as a security or fight the SEC in court. Going forward, Livings...

Second death related to vaping confirmed in Kansas, health officials say Second death related to vaping confirmed in Kansas, health officials say

In the latest death, the patient is a man who is also over 50 and had underlying health conditions, the Governor's Office reports. There have been nine known deaths related to vaping in the USA so far - two in California, two in Kansas, and one in ...

Banks depositors panic as RBI bars PMC Bank from business transactions Banks depositors panic as RBI bars PMC Bank from business transactions

In a statement issued late on Monday, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) restricted withdrawal of money from the customers' account to ₹1000 for six months, "According to the directions, depositors will be allowed to withdraw a sum not exceeding ₹1,000 ...

X75 Supercar Could Return As F-Type Successor, Mid-Engined Layout Possible X75 Supercar Could Return As F-Type Successor, Mid-Engined Layout Possible

Serving as the spiritual successor to the XJ220 of the 1990s, the C-X75 arrived in 2010 to celebrate 75 years since Jaguar was founded by William Lyons as the replacement of the Swallow Sidecar Company. One of the possibilities is "the short-nosed el...

British tourists leave Turkey as Thomas Cook collapses British tourists leave Turkey as Thomas Cook collapses

Reports in the British media suggest that the total number of European passengers stranded is 500,000, with 350,000 Germans believed to have been affected by the travel company's collapse . The company has pledged more information later on Tues...

European leaders blame Iran for Saudi attack, call for dialogue European leaders blame Iran for Saudi attack, call for dialogue

Their efforts have so far failed, with the U.S. withdrawing from the deal and reimposing sanctions. Oil stabilized on Monday, after gaining almost 7% last week, as lingering concerns over global supplies following the September 14 attack on Saudi...

China trade talks to resume next week after farm trip cancelled - Mnuchin China trade talks to resume next week after farm trip cancelled - Mnuchin

Han responded offered clarification on Chinese officials' sudden cancellation to the farm visit in Montana and Nebraska on Friday, by saying that China did not cancel planned visits to farms in the United States because of challenges in trade negot...

Nestlé Launches Luxury KitKat Bars - But They’re Not Cheap Nestlé Launches Luxury KitKat Bars - But They’re Not Cheap

And via the KitKat Chocolatory webstore, which will launch before Christmas. A number of high-end ingredients are available to choose from, including cocoa nibs, dried raspberries, rose petals and the option to coat the fingers in ruby chocolate....

Hong Kong readies for more protests after night of clashes

The late afternoon attack on Shatin station came as a protest at which protesters folded paper "origami" cranes was winding down at a mall connected to the station. Near the Prince Edward metro station at around 8 p.m., where many had gathered to c...

Ghosn agrees to pay to settle SEC charges Ghosn agrees to pay to settle SEC charges

District Court of New York City showed. The SEC also charged ex-board member Greg Kelly with aiding in the fraud. That led to Ghosn, with substantial assistance from his subordinates, excluding more than $90 million in compensation from Nissan's...

Apple's 2019 Mac Pro will be produced in Texas Apple's 2019 Mac Pro will be produced in Texas

With everything tallied up, Apple says that the value of American-made components in the new Mac Pro is 2.5-times greater than the value of American parts in its predecessor. But Apple CEO Tim Cook has been pushing to ensure production stays in the ...

Breast Cancer Screening Market Competitive Landscape and Product Development 2019 Breast Cancer Screening Market Competitive Landscape and Product Development 2019

The report features an account of the worldwide market, volume, and forecast, by leading players, product type and end-client applications . The report is inclusive of a short outline of this marketplace, as well as the developments prevalent acro...

Petrol, Diesel Prices Up For Seventh Straight Day: 10 Things To Know Petrol, Diesel Prices Up For Seventh Straight Day: 10 Things To Know

If the last seven days are taken into account, then the petrol price has gone up by ₹1.88 per litre and diesel price by ₹1.50 a litre. The price of petrol on Sunday was increased by 27 paise to Rs 73.62 per litre in Delhi, diesel rates rose by 18...

Hong Kong protesters set fire to Chinese flag Hong Kong protesters set fire to Chinese flag

Hong Kong's government has cancelled a firework display that day, citing concern for public safety. These include setting up an independent panel to look into allegations of police violence. Officers dressed in green fatigues, some carrying shotgu...

UK believes Iran was behind Saudi oil attacks: PM Johnson UK believes Iran was behind Saudi oil attacks: PM Johnson

Last Monday, Iran officially warned US officials against their claims that Iran had a role in the attacks. Macron is expected to hold meetings with US President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in the coming days. "Nothing is e...

British travel firm Thomas Cook collapses, stranding hundreds of thousands British travel firm Thomas Cook collapses, stranding hundreds of thousands

Many will get this money back, but Roche fears that it could take a long time before they are refunded. For anyone who now has a flight booked on the company's airline, Thomas Cook says, "please do not travel to your United Kingdom airport as you...

Jobs lost and holidays ruined as Thomas Cook falls into liquidation

For those Thomas Cook clients who have a future booking and have not traveled yet the advice is simple: DO NOT go to the airport , as most holidays and flights booked with agent are now cancelled. Mr Johnson told reporters on board the RAF Voyager...

WeWork board members want Adam Neumann out as chief executive WeWork board members want Adam Neumann out as chief executive

The company parent, The We Company, which describes itself as giving "our members with flexible access to handsome spaces, a culture of inclusivity and the energy of an inspired community, all connected by our extensive technology infrastructure".

United Kingdom believes Iran was behind Saudi oil attacks: PM Johnson United Kingdom believes Iran was behind Saudi oil attacks: PM Johnson

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson says Britain has concluded Iran was responsible for attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia , and the U.K. will consider taking part in a US -led military effort to bolster the Gulf kingdom's defenses.

'Very likely indeed' Iran was behind Saudi attacks: UK PM Johnson

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday the United States aimed to avoid war with Iran and the additional troops ordered to be deployed in the Gulf region were for "deterrence and defence". Should the accusation be proved, it would mark su...

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