Fiancee of crash victim makes wedding photos: We would have to do

Investigators said on Monday more training was needed for Boeing 737 MAX pilots after discovering the situation believed to have faced the crew of a doomed Lion Air jet was not contained in the aircraft's flight manual. "The bottom line here is the 7... More..

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Brexit draft causes turmoil in U.K. Parliament
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Brexit draft causes turmoil in U.K. Parliament

May had secured her cabinet's "collective" approval for the agreement during a stormy five-hour meeting on Wednesday and European leaders hailed the tentative deal. They said it would leave Britain a vassal sta...More..

Oil struggles to find footing after 7% fall
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Oil struggles to find footing after 7% fall

A steep slide in prices has surprised many oil market participants. Saudi Arabia , Opec's biggest producer, has expressed the need for producers to cut one million barrels a day, reversing a June decision to...More..

Amazon Chooses New York City, Arlington for Additional HQs
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Amazon Chooses New York City, Arlington for Additional HQs

Toronto was, of course, one of the cities shortlisted, and was the only Canadian city to make it to this round. As reports projected , the company revealed Tuesday that it'll route 25,000 new jobs to its "HQ...More..

A look back at Singles' Day: How shopathon has grown since 2009
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

A look back at Singles' Day: How shopathon has grown since 2009

This year's tally breaks from gloomy forecasts about the world's second-largest economy, which is struggling with a tariff war with the USA, a stock market slump and slowing overall growth. This year, the sho...More..

After Walkout, Google Agrees To Step Up Transparency, Harassment Policies
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

After Walkout, Google Agrees To Step Up Transparency, Harassment Policies

Now, Google, one of the world's most powerful and visible companies, could become a model for how to fix what's broken in tech culture - if it delivers on its promises. Pichai's comments come after the company...More..

Another Lion Air Hit a Pole in Bengkulu; Pilot, Aircraft Grounded
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Another Lion Air Hit a Pole in Bengkulu; Pilot, Aircraft Grounded

A Lion Air plane's left wing crashed into a pole on the runway at Fatmawati Airport in Indonesia's Bengkulu city on Nov 7. The problem with the planes is in the "angle of attack" sensor which calculates t...More..

Tesla names Robyn Denholm as new chairwoman to replace Elon Musk
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Tesla names Robyn Denholm as new chairwoman to replace Elon Musk

Musk agreed to an independent chairman being appointed as part of a settlement with United States regulators that allowed him to remain chief executive. Denholm has been working with Telstra for two years, ...More..

Michigan Voters Legalize Marijuana
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Michigan Voters Legalize Marijuana

MI voters approved a measure permitting people over 21 years old to smoke pot. "Thanks to the unflagging efforts of patients and advocates, Missourians who could benefit from medical marijuana will soon be ab...More..

Ireland 'would block United Kingdom demand to quit Irish backstop agreement'
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Ireland 'would block United Kingdom demand to quit Irish backstop agreement'

The Sunday Times reported that the EU would allow the creation of a whole-UK customs union that would avoid the need for a Northern Ireland border "backstop" that has been at the heart of the impasse in negot...More..

Obama says IN voters don't want 'a yes man'
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Obama says IN voters don't want 'a yes man'

Obama and Trump offered competing visions for the country in a split screen of campaigning on Sunday, seeking to galvanize voter turnout in the fight to control Congress and governors' mansions. In Florida an...More..

Trump expects 'very good' trade deal with China
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Trump expects 'very good' trade deal with China

As reported by our site with reference to Voice of America, this statement was made by the President during a conference at the White house. "If we can open up China and make it fair, for the first time ever-...More..

Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua added to USA export ban
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua added to USA export ban

The US Commerce Department has announced restrictions on exports to state-backed Chinese company Fujian Jinhua which makes semiconductors. Micron, a maker of memory chips with factories in Virginia and Ut...More..

More Crude Losses as Bulls Exit the Market
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

More Crude Losses as Bulls Exit the Market

Data from Refinitiv Eikon showed that the three countries produced 33 million barrels of oil a day for the first time in September, an increase of 10million bpd since the start of the decade. "The fact that thi...More..

India ranks 1st among South Asian countries in Ease of Doing Business
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

India ranks 1st among South Asian countries in Ease of Doing Business

Sustained business reforms over the past several years helped India jump 23 places to move to 77th position in this year's global ease of doing business rankings . World Bank said India has further streamli...More..

Trump will be in full campaign mode in final week before midterms
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Trump will be in full campaign mode in final week before midterms

If enough of those districts switch to Democrats, the Republican party could lose its super majority in the Legislature, meaning Republicans would be unable to override gubernatorial vetoes on a party-line vote...More..

President Trump, First Lady to Visit Pittsburgh Amid Grieving Over Massacre
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

President Trump, First Lady to Visit Pittsburgh Amid Grieving Over Massacre

Cohen, president of the hospital". A casket is carried out of Rodef Shalom Congregation after the funeral services for brothers Cecil and David Rosenthal, Tuesday, Oct. "It's just such a loss". Following ...More..

Saudi and Turkish prosecutors meet over Khashoggi investigation
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Saudi and Turkish prosecutors meet over Khashoggi investigation

Turkey is seeking the extradition of the Saudi suspects detained for the killing in the Saudi Consulate, which happened after Khashoggi entered the building on October 2. Saudi Arabia's government initiall...More..

Markets Right Now: Asian shares fall after rout on Wall St
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Markets Right Now: Asian shares fall after rout on Wall St

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 401 points, or 1.6 percent, to 24,984. In New York, the futures contract for the S&P 500 gained 0.7 per cent to 2,684 while that for the Dow also rose 0.6 per cent, to 2...More..

by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

German governing parties punished in state election

Market reaction was muted with the euro remaining above last week's low against the dollar on the news, which followed setbacks for Merkel's CDU-led bloc in regional elections this month. The anti-immigration...More..

Indonesian Aircraft goes down after Jakarta take-off
by | Monday, October 29, 2018

Indonesian Aircraft goes down after Jakarta take-off

Indonesia's Disaster Mitigation Agency today posted photos online of a crushed smartphone, books, bags and parts of the aircraft fuselage collected by search and rescue vessels that have converged on the area. ...More..

US Economy Grew At 3.5% Rate in Third Quarter
by | Monday, October 29, 2018

US Economy Grew At 3.5% Rate in Third Quarter

Compared to the third quarter of 2017, the economy grew 3%, the best performance since the second quarter of 2015, keeping it on track to hit the Trump administration's 3% growth target this year. Robust cons...More..

IBM close to acquiring Raleigh-based Red Hat
by | Monday, October 29, 2018

IBM close to acquiring Raleigh-based Red Hat

While things are all status quo for now, big companies do have the tendency to pull the rug from under such projects which, compared to other open source software, often need more resources to serve a large use...More..

Newswatch: Chevy Cruze earns Consumer Reports reliability recommendation
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Newswatch: Chevy Cruze earns Consumer Reports reliability recommendation

While the Tesla Model S appears very similar physically to the auto that launched six years ago, Tesla has made many significant mechanical and software changes over the past few years. The Model X SUV remain...More..

$1.6bn lottery jackpot won in US
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

$1.6bn lottery jackpot won in US

It was the second time in two weeks that a Safeway store in San Francisco sold a lottery ticket that matched five out of six numbers. There could be more lucky ticket holders - not all states have reported ...More..