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Polestar 2 teaser provides first glimpse of Tesla Model 3 competitor

Polestar 2 teaser provides first glimpse of Tesla Model 3 competitor While the exact specifications are not known, the Polestar 2's power output is reported to be around 395 BHP. Toyota reveals its first fully-self driving vehicle. The vehicle with be priced from about $45,000, putting it in the same price range as Tesla's Model 3, which starts around $45,000 after Tesla cut the price by $2,000 this week. [Full Article...]

Wood Buffalo unemployment rate continue to drop in December

The provincial unemployment rate fell from seven per cent at the start of 2018 to 6.4 per cent at the end of the year. Employment as a whole in 2018 rose by 163,300 position, or just 0.9 percent, the lowest yearly increase since the 0.9 percent seen in 2015. [Full Article...]

Marriott Says Data Hack Smaller Than Assumed, Hit 5.25 Million Passports

Marriott Says Data Hack Smaller Than Assumed, Hit 5.25 Million Passports On Friday, Marriott officials said that the investigation into the compromise has revealed that more than five million plaintext passport numbers were accessed during the intrusion. There is no evidence that the unauthorized third party accessed the master encryption key needed to decrypt the encrypted passport numbers, according to Marriott. [Full Article...]

Stock Market Crash Continues as Apple Stock Plunges

Stock Market Crash Continues as Apple Stock Plunges Apple has also recently signaled that its iPhone business may be struggling by launching special promotions for buying new iPhones-an extremely rare move by the company. Services generated $10.8 billion in revenue for the quarter - a 27 percent increase from a year earlier. But he said then that he "would not put China in that category" of countries with troubled growth. [Full Article...]

Japan sushi tycoon pays record tuna price

Japan sushi tycoon pays record tuna price The self-styled "Tuna King" said "the quality of the tuna I bought is the best". Kimura has been a frequent visitor to the markets and for the past few years has been the victor of the annual auction. However issues including concerns about outdated fire regulations and hygiene controls prompted the market to be moved to a larger and more modern site. [Full Article...]

The government shutdown could delay your tax refund

The government shutdown could delay your tax refund Typically, lower-income taxpayers who have no federal tax liability file their tax returns as soon as possible in January, and expect to receive refunds by February. Neal wrote to Charles Rettig, the head of the IRS, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to request information about how the shutdown will affect the IRS's ability to process tax returns and provide refunds. [Full Article...]

McDonald's customer attacks employee over plastic straws

McDonald's customer attacks employee over plastic straws The woman who fought off a man who attacked her over a lack of readily available straws in a McDonald's lobby has hired a prominent local attorney to represent her. The video garnered millions of views after Biandudi's children posted it on Facebook . Taylor and the employee, Ms Yasmine James , then are seen to shout some more at each other, with James telling the customer that he will go to... [Full Article...]

What's Going On With Apple

What's Going On With Apple On the other hand, Cook also stressed that Apple showed considerable strengths in other areas (particularly in its cash assets: the company is now sitting on about $130 billion). European markets opened lower on Thursday. Manufacturing is still growing, but at a slower pace than it has recently. Apple fell 8.3 percent following its announcement. [Full Article...]

Tim Cook will host meeting for all Apple employees to talk iPhone

Tim Cook will host meeting for all Apple employees to talk iPhone In his assessment of Apple's outlook, Hall not only slashed his 12-month forecast for the company's stock (down to $140 per share from his previous estimates of $182 per share), but he also went even further, likening the iPhone-maker's struggles to those of Nokia - the now-defunct Finnish phone-maker whose devices once dominated the mobile market. [Full Article...]

Government to stop printing of Rs 2000 notes, says report

Government to stop printing of Rs 2000 notes, says report The printing of Rs 2,000 currency note has been stopped and it will slowly be taken out of circulation, reports suggest. The Rs 2000 note that was introduced after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a surprise move announced, demonetisation of all Rs 500 and Rs 1000 banknotes on November 8, 2016, is going out of circulation soon. [Full Article...]

Apple Shares Tumble After CEO Tim Cook Issues Revenue Downgrade

Apple Shares Tumble After CEO Tim Cook Issues Revenue Downgrade Former CFTC commissioner Bart Chilton, host of "Boom Bust" joins Steve Malzberg to share his insights. "While we anticipated some challenges in key emerging markets, we did not foresee the magnitude of the economic deceleration , particularly in greater China", Apple's chief executive, Tim Cook , said in a letter to investors . [Full Article...]

Stock Market Weakness Weighing on Crude Prices

Stock Market Weakness Weighing on Crude Prices Brent crude , seen as a global benchmark for oil prices, rose by nearly a third between January and October, to a high of $86.74 per barrel. While a gentle recovery is expected for prices in the first quarter 2019, the market might still remain under pressure from swelling production in the United States, which has emerged as the world's biggest crude producer this year. [Full Article...]

Xi urges self-reliance in New Year's Eve address

Xi urges self-reliance in New Year's Eve address The Trump administration's widening trade war will raise prices for USA consumers, but it won't bring back many manufacturing jobs that have moved overseas. China is willing to work with the United States to summarize the experience of 40 years of the development of China-U.S. relations, and strengthen exchanges and cooperation in fields of economy and trade, military, law enforcement, anti-drug... [Full Article...]

Apple Warns of Quarterly Revenue Shortfall

Apple Warns of Quarterly Revenue Shortfall When compared to the estimates provided by Apple to its investors in November , the revenue amount took a drastic nosedive, while the "other income/(expense)" category went through the roof, reaching approximately $550 million from an initial estimate of $300 million. [Full Article...]

Glitch causes airline to give out $16000 luxury fares for $675

Glitch causes airline to give out $16000 luxury fares for $675 Cathay Pacific Airlines is doing the noble thing and owning up to the mistake, which saw tickets for the Business Class journey priced at $675 rather than its usual $16,000 price. The offer for the cheap business class tickets lit up the internet in the new year with frequent fliers and bargain hunters alike buying tickets quickly as word spread across social media and popular flight blogging we... [Full Article...]

Activision Blizzard is reportedly firing its Chief Financial Officer

Activision Blizzard is reportedly firing its Chief Financial Officer While misconduct could be a reason for his termination, rumors reported by the Wall Street Journal and other publications say Neumann was hired by Netflix while still under contract with Activision Blizzard and that was the reason for termination. [Full Article...]

Tesla shares fall after carmaker falls short on delivery estimates

Tesla shares fall after carmaker falls short on delivery estimates Tesla delivered 13,500 Model Ss and 14,050 Model Xs in the fourth quarter, raising the total for the year to 99,394 compared with about 100,000 in 2017. As of writing, Tesla stock is trading down 7.45% at $308.00 per share. But the auto maker is now also grappling with the phasing out of tax credits in the U.S. [Full Article...]

Numbers Drawn For $425 Million Mega Millions Jackpot

Numbers Drawn For $425 Million Mega Millions Jackpot No one walked away with the grand prize on December 28. Last Friday's winning numbers were 9, 10, 25, 37 and 38 and the gold Mega Ball was 21. At 1 in 302.5 million, the odds of winning are astronomical. Virgin Islands. It's not quite the $1.6 billion jackpot paid out in October, but it's not chump change. A chance at a new life will only cost you $2. [Full Article...]

USA police 'mourn' loss of doughnut truck in fire

USA police 'mourn' loss of doughnut truck in fire While the fire was soon extinguished, nobody seemed to be more heartbroken than Lexington's boys in blue. They simply wrote, "No words", over the loss of the officers' stereotypical favorite treat. The New York City Police Department tweeted: "Hang tight, we are sending backup forthwith". Tuesday night, Madison Police wrote on Twitter, "We mourn with you". [Full Article...]

Trump Says `Big Progress Being Made' With China After Xi Call

Trump Says `Big Progress Being Made' With China After Xi Call When talking about China's reform and opening-up, Xi said a comprehensive and systematic overhaul of both Party and state institutions has been unveiled, adding that over 100 major reform measures were launched in the country. Trump took to twitter on Sunday saying he had a "long and very good call" Xi and that trade deals were in progress. Two-way investment between the two countries also soare... [Full Article...]


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