Apple faces class-action lawsuit over borked MacBook keyboards

Based on a barrage of reports from users , the keyboard design introduced in 2015 and then tweaked in 2017 is so delicate that it's much more likely to fail than the keyboards on older models. According to court documents, the keyboard design in a l... More..

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Seattle tax showdown with Amazon coming to a head
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Seattle tax showdown with Amazon coming to a head

That's down from the $75 million a year the original proposal would have generated by imposing a $540 head tax per employee for the next few years, after which it would be converted to a 0.7% payroll tax. The...More..

CBS declares war on Shari Redstone over Viacom merger
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

CBS declares war on Shari Redstone over Viacom merger

On Monday, CBS filed a lawsuit against National Amusements and its president, Shari Redstone , to block it from forcing the merger. "The five members of CBS's special committee, all independent direc...More..

Prices climbing at the pump in northern New England
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Prices climbing at the pump in northern New England

Gas prices are high and steadily rising. Oil prices then cooled off slightly to end last week. Gas prices are now 49 cents higher than a year ago yesterday. That high price will stick around throughout the...More..

Diet Coke revamp adds flavour to Coca-Cola results
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Diet Coke revamp adds flavour to Coca-Cola results

It's up 2.14, from 0.86 in 2017Q3. The company's Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $0.63, according to consensus of 19 analysts. Credit Agricole S A holds 0.01% or 4,661 shares. The ...More..

Trump Extends Lifeline to Sanctioned Tech Company ZTE
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Trump Extends Lifeline to Sanctioned Tech Company ZTE

The U.S. ban has additionally been interpreted as a possible salvo in the burgeoning trade war between the Trump administration and China, and through that lens, the action may have given the U.S. The Commerce ...More..

by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

EXACT Sciences (EXAS) Stock Price Up 0% After Better-Than-Expected Earnings

Exact Sciences Corporation, a molecular diagnostics company, focuses on developing products for the early detection and prevention of various cancers in the United States.The firm is valued at $6.29 billion. Th...More..

Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria

The Observatory said at least 15 were killed in the strike, eight of them Iranians, including a member of the Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards. Iran denied the accusation. US President Donald Trump announced...More..

Panera expands delivery service to Fargo
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Panera expands delivery service to Fargo

Delivery is typically available between 11AM and 8PM, so long as you meet the $5 minimum order; there's also a $3 delivery fee in most areas. Just add a cup to your cart and enter the code " paneradelivers ". "...More..

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) - Profit Margins Analysis
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) - Profit Margins Analysis

The stock of Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B.de C.V. ( NYSE :KOF) hit a new 52-week low and has $57.58 target or 3.00% below today's $59.36 share price. Furthermore, over the 90.00 days, the stock was able to yield -6.1...More..

Pizza Hut expanding beer deliveries in LA
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Pizza Hut expanding beer deliveries in LA

Delivery drivers will check customer IDs to ensure no one purchasing beer is underage. In California, beer delivery is now available at participating restaurants in Los Angeles, Bakersfield, Riverside, Sacramen...More..

Diesel engine software program probed by German officers
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Diesel engine software program probed by German officers

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler said in a statement: "We regularly inform the Federal Motor Transport Authority about the results of our systematic engine testing programme". The suspected AdBlue scam differs from the...More..

US Producer Prices Edge up 0.1% April
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

US Producer Prices Edge up 0.1% April

In the 12 months to end-April, the CPI increased 2.5%, the biggest gain since February 2017, after rising 2.4% in March. Excluding food and energy, the core gauge was up a below-forecast 0.1% from March - the l...More..

RBS reaches $4.9B settlement in United States probe of mortgage-backed securities
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

RBS reaches $4.9B settlement in United States probe of mortgage-backed securities

RBS announced in a statement this morning that it had reached a civil settlement in principle with the DoJ to resolve its investigation into the lender's issuance and underwriting of U.S. The market is buoyed ...More..

As economy weakens, Bank of England holds off on rate hike
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

As economy weakens, Bank of England holds off on rate hike

LONDON - The Bank of England on Thursday left interest rates unchanged at 0.5%, as had been widely expected by markets and commentators alike. Overnight interest swaps now price in a chance of just over 1...More..

Australian Government to Build a National Space Agency
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Australian Government to Build a National Space Agency

However, according to Australian Automobile Association (AAA), the funding for transport infrastructure has declined by nearly $2 billion over the forward estimates compared to last year's budget . Initial inv...More..

by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Mike Braun Wins Indiana Republican Senate Nomination

Todd Rokita and Luke Messer. But the highest-profile races there were about replacing outgoing Gov. John Kasich. However, after four televised debates, few policy differences were found between the candidates...More..

United States urges OAS to suspend Venezuela, impose new sanctions
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

United States urges OAS to suspend Venezuela, impose new sanctions

Martin exploited his position as a former Chief of Financial Intelligence for Venezuela's National Directorate of Intelligence and Prevention Services and accepted bribes from drug traffickers in Venezuela an...More..

Takeda and Shire finally agree takeover terms after months of negotiations
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Takeda and Shire finally agree takeover terms after months of negotiations

Once complete, the merged firm will leapfrog AstraZeneca and Eli Lilly to become one of the largest pharmaceutical companies by sales. That's a 60 percent premium to the price before Takeda first said it ...More..

Vancouver music star Grimes and tech superstar Elon Musk are an item
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Vancouver music star Grimes and tech superstar Elon Musk are an item

But it was Elon Musk who turned more heads and not because of his outfit. It seems that now the two have chose to make their relationship official with their appearance at the Met Gala . The 46-year-old exec...More..