Walmart pulls "Impeach 45" T-shirts after Trump supporters threaten boycott

News of the shirt prompted a #BoycottWalmart movement on Twitter and social media, with a large number of supporters jumping in. He asked the company about the baby clothes in a tweet: "What kind of message are you trying to send?" "This is despica... More..

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USA wooing other motorcycle firms amid Harley spat, Trump says
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

USA wooing other motorcycle firms amid Harley spat, Trump says

Trump has sent half a dozen tweets attacking Harley since the company said last week that taxes the European Union has slapped on its bikes in reaction to US steel and aluminum levies will cost as much as $ 10...More..

Lyft Buys the Largest U.S. Bike-Sharing Company
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Lyft Buys the Largest U.S. Bike-Sharing Company

Jump was bought by Uber in April . Motivate's collaborative approach with cities mirrors the way Lyft has historically worked with regulators and aligns with our strategic vision for bike share nationwide. M...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Mexico election: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador wins presidential vote

The peso fell more than 1 percent against the USA dollar overnight as Lopez Obrador was elected. "The revolution of consciences has triumphed", the victor told tens of thousands of jubilant supporters who...More..

Despite Promises Facebook Continues to Give Firms Access to User Data
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Despite Promises Facebook Continues to Give Firms Access to User Data

However, Facebook allegedly provided access to nearly all user information to these apps, and failed to conduct two-yearly audits as promised. The data that Facebook shared included names, genders, dates of bir...More..

Trump touts economy in spite of ‘unfair’ trade deals
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Trump touts economy in spite of ‘unfair’ trade deals

China , India, Canada, Mexico, Norway, the European Union and Russian Federation have all filed complaints, arguing the usa duties are inconsistent with provisions of the WTO's General Agreement on Tariffs an...More..

Tesco announces partnership with Carrefour: Here's how the City reacted
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Tesco announces partnership with Carrefour: Here's how the City reacted

They say the alliance will help both parties "improve the quality and choice of products available" and enhance competitiveness. Traditional rival Sainsbury's is making a bid to overtake Tesco's market-le...More..

Amazon Prime Wardrobe Officially Launched for US Prime Members
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Amazon Prime Wardrobe Officially Launched for US Prime Members

You can add anywhere between three and eight items to your box, and once you check out, your selections will arrive between three and eight business days (no free two-day shipping here, unfortunately). Amazon ...More..

Trump congratulates Mexico’s Lopez Obrador
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Trump congratulates Mexico’s Lopez Obrador

The victory was a vindication for Lopez Obrador, who was written off by many critics after narrowly failing to capture the presidency at his first bid in 2006. In brief remarks at a hotel in central Mexico C...More..

Reports Show Lopez Obrador With Landlside Win in Mexico Election
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Reports Show Lopez Obrador With Landlside Win in Mexico Election

While Lopez Obrador held a commanding lead in polls, he anxious many . Even so, the peso weakened 1% against the dollar and Mexico's S&P/BMV IPC benchmark stock index was also down nearly 1% as exit polls sh...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

European Union warns Trump that auto tariffs could lead to $300B retaliation

As well as the tariff threats, the European Commission is also believed to have warned Trump that his behaviour could "result in yet another disregard of worldwide law" by the United States, as well as saying t...More..

Amazon Wants To Pay You To Be A Delivery Person
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Amazon Wants To Pay You To Be A Delivery Person

They will also get discounts on customized delivery vans, uniforms, fuel, insurance coverage and more. The online retailer, which a year ago shipped more than 5 billion packages through its Prime program, on ...More..

Iran vows to foil U.S. bid to block oil exports
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Iran vows to foil U.S. bid to block oil exports

Earlier this year, to the chagrin of European partners, Trump said he would pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear agreement secured by world powers. Jahangiri said: "They're begging the Saudis to rai...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Leaked Trump Draft Bill Would Ditch WTO Trade Rules

Axios reported on Sunday that Trump, who has made fighting unfair trade rules a pillar of his presidency, has ordered that legislation be written stipulating a WTO withdrawal. It would also allow "reciprocal t...More..

Dell to return to public trading
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Dell to return to public trading

At the weekend, the WSJ reported the possibility that Dell would attempt to swap privately held shares in itself with the "tracking stock" it created when buying EMC - and the * a target="_blank" href="https:...More..

Toyota says Kentucky-made Camry price could increase $1,800 with Trump tariffs
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Toyota says Kentucky-made Camry price could increase $1,800 with Trump tariffs

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the department had received 2,500 comments and expected more by Friday's deadline. Washington-based trade group The Association of Global Automakers, which represents a...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Iran Aims to Keep Oil Exports Flowing Despite US Sanctions

White House officials have worked to backtrack the president's statement, stating that Saudi Arabia now outputs 10 million bpd, and maintains slack in their production equivalent to 2 million bpd that they can ...More..

Tesla Hits Model 3 Manufacturing Milestone, Hours After Deadline: Factory Sources
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Tesla Hits Model 3 Manufacturing Milestone, Hours After Deadline: Factory Sources

So I think it's fair to say that if Musk does hit and then exceed his 5,000 a week goal for the Model 3, it would go a long way toward single-handedly changing the electric vehicle landscape-and that's even bef...More..

Giant LeBron banner to be removed again in Cleveland
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Giant LeBron banner to be removed again in Cleveland

That mission was accomplished when the Cavaliers won the 2016 crown with James in the starring role as Cleveland celebrated a sports champion for the first time in 52 years. At worst, Los Angeles now has a ...More..

New Trump tariffs may force Moog to lay off workers
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

New Trump tariffs may force Moog to lay off workers

The EU's letter reportedly said the bloc had not yet decided on countermeasures to any new auto tariffs but said it was "likely" to apply them to "a significant volume of trade" in the event Trump imposed such ...More..

Restaurant Manager Fired for Refusing to Serve Customer Wearing 'MAGA' Cap
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Restaurant Manager Fired for Refusing to Serve Customer Wearing 'MAGA' Cap

But Hodge told Global News that he made no mistake, and that he would make the same choice if given another chance. The customer argued they had a right to wear the hat and left the establishment. If Sequoia ...More..

Spirits suffer in Constellation Brands' Q1 results
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Spirits suffer in Constellation Brands' Q1 results

Over the last four quarters, the company has surpassed consensus EPS estimates three times. Net sales for Constellation's beer business increased 11% to US$1.38bn, but its wine and spirits unit declined by ...More..

Move over UPS truck: Amazon delivery vans to hit the street
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Move over UPS truck: Amazon delivery vans to hit the street

Amazon has been looking for ways to cut costs on the so-called last-mile of deliveries, which is often the most expensive part of the fulfillment process. Amazon set up a website , Logistics. Amazon .com, wh...More..

Tata Steel, Thyssenkrupp AG ink pacts to combine businesses in JV
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Tata Steel, Thyssenkrupp AG ink pacts to combine businesses in JV

The deal was a "strong answer to the challenges in the steel market", and would create €5 billion in additional value for both the companies , the two steelmakers said in a joint statement . "A higher share o...More..

Iran asks OPEC to 'refrain' from unilateral production hikes
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Iran asks OPEC to 'refrain' from unilateral production hikes

Iran will allow private companies to export crude oil, part of a strategy to counter USA sanctions, and is urging fellow OPEC members, including regional rival Saudi Arabia , not to break output agreements, ...More..

Canada tariffs on US goods from ketchup to lawn mowers begin
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Canada tariffs on US goods from ketchup to lawn mowers begin

He added that he would wait until after the fall elections. After that meeting, Trump tweeted that Trudeau was "weak" and "dishonest". President Trump had enraged Canada and other US allies by declaring impor...More..

Coast Guard still searching for cruise ship crewman lost overboard
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Coast Guard still searching for cruise ship crewman lost overboard

Coast Guard underway. The U.S Coast Guard is searching for a missing crew member after going overboard the Norwegian Getaway cruise ship on Saturday, June 30. The incident is now under investigation. "We ha...More..

Saudi Arabia pledged to expand oil capacity if needed -White House
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Saudi Arabia pledged to expand oil capacity if needed -White House

Trump tweeted that after the two men had a phone conversation Friday King Salman had "agreed" to increase oil production, "maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels". This comes barely days after the United States has aske...More..

by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Thyssenkrupp, Tata Steel merging Europe steel operations

The announcement came after Thyssenkrupp's supervisory board gave the approval for the deal late on Friday, after the German group secured a number of concessions to reflect a "valuation gap" that had developed...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

United Kingdom economy grew by 0.2% in first quarter of 2018

Despite the better news for the economy, as Theresa May met her European counterparts on Friday in Brussels to discuss Britain's exit from the EU, the ONS said household consumption remained subdued and busin...More..

'Crumpet crisis' predicted as carbon dioxide shortage hits production at Warburton's plants
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

'Crumpet crisis' predicted as carbon dioxide shortage hits production at Warburton's plants

While supplies of beer , fizzy drinks and food products such as meat and bakery products - which rely on Carbon dioxide in their production - are not expected to run dry, the Food and Drink Federation (F...More..

Enbridge on track to put new Line 3 into service next year
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Enbridge on track to put new Line 3 into service next year

Governor Mark Dayton is urging everyone to "express themselves peacefully", stressing the Public Utilities Commission decision is *not* the final approval of the pipeline. But Guy Jarvis, Enbridge's vice pres...More..

Saudi Arabia not confirming Trump's 2M barrels
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Saudi Arabia not confirming Trump's 2M barrels

Saudi Arabia acknowledged the call took place, but mentioned no production targets. The Saudi Press Agency confirmed that President Trump and King Salman had spoken by phone, giving few details. Iran has aske...More..

Restaurant manager fired after refusing to serve customer wearing MAGA hat
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Restaurant manager fired after refusing to serve customer wearing MAGA hat

Darin Hodge was the floor manager at the Vancouver tourist destination when a customer refused to take off his MAGA hat, a symbol of support for Donald Trump . Crimp said the restaurant, owned by The Sequoia ...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Saudi king said will boost oil output if needed: White House

Global oil prices have increased from between $40 and $50 per barrel in 2016, to $74 Friday amid rising global demand. Concern of a potential lower supply and thus higher prices have been spurred by the econo...More..