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Passenger With Gun Gets Through US Airport Security To Japan-Bound Flight

Passenger With Gun Gets Through US Airport Security To Japan-Bound Flight Bush Airport tweeted that passengers will be routed to either Terminal C or E until further notice. Currently, 800,000 government employees are working without pay or on furlough during the government shut down according to the Post . [Full Article...]

Trump Addresses 100th American Farm Bureau Federation Convention

Trump Addresses 100th American Farm Bureau Federation Convention They said they've been hurt by low commodity prices and the shutdown. But even as he blasted illegal immigrants and illegal immigration, Mr. Trump told the crowd he would make it "easier" for migrants to come into the country to tend their farms, a line that elicited applause. [Full Article...]

CEO of California utility PG&E resigns as firm faces liability over wildfires

CEO of California utility PG&E resigns as firm faces liability over wildfires The utility firm's market value tumbled to $9.12 billion over the last few months, compared to $25.32 billion in October. A bankruptcy filing could help the company deal with such fundamental problems as the prospect of continually being exposed to financial fallout from future wildfires, the company said . [Full Article...]

USA wants Syria 'safe zone' to protect Turkey, Kurds: Pompeo

USA wants Syria 'safe zone' to protect Turkey, Kurds: Pompeo US President Donald Trump has warned Turkey that it faces economic devastation if it attacks Kurds after US troops leave Syria . US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is on a whirlwind regional tour aimed at reassuring allies amid rising tensions between the US and Turkey over the fate of Washington's Syrian Kurdish allies in the fight against ISIS . [Full Article...]

Detained Nissan's ex-chair Ghosn recovers from fever

Detained Nissan's ex-chair Ghosn recovers from fever Ghosn was the overlord of an alliance that included Nissan Motor, Mitsubishi Motors and France's Renault, until his surprise November arrest and removal as chairman of both Japanese automakers sent shockwaves through the industry. Reuters had reported earlier on Friday that the Japanese automaker was looking into decisions made in the United States by Munoz who led Nissan's North American op... [Full Article...]

China Trade Talks Extend to Wednesday, Trump Sees Progress

China Trade Talks Extend to Wednesday, Trump Sees Progress The Chinese commerce ministry merely said the talks had been "detailed and extensive" and that a foundation had been laid for resolution of each other's concerns. The Chinese government is reported to be releasing a statement on the talks tomorrow. Chinese officials have suggested Beijing might alter its industrial plans but reject pressure to abandon what they consider a path to prosper... [Full Article...]

Musk Promises Flying Cars While Cutting Tesla Production Models

Musk Promises Flying Cars While Cutting Tesla Production Models China responded in kind, adding tariffs to an equal amount of US products. Aside from Grimes, Musk has also reportedly made time to meet with several top Chinese leaders, including Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, to discuss Tesla's future in the Middle Kingdom. [Full Article...]

Air Traffic Controllers Sue Trump Over Shutdown

Air Traffic Controllers Sue Trump Over Shutdown Facing double the usual number of absences among unpaid TSA screeners, the Miami airport will close one of its concourses most of Saturday, Sunday and Monday to make sure TSA can adequately staff the remaining security checkpoints. That's almost $1.2 billion in lost pay each week, when multiplied by 800,000 federal workers. There is no indication that is happening yet. Now employees have become pr... [Full Article...]

$204K paid for rare, auctioned penny; proceeds will go to Pittsfield library

$204K paid for rare, auctioned penny; proceeds will go to Pittsfield library Mint create Lincoln pennies on steel planchets coated with zinc in order to preserve cooper for use in the Second World War. A rare coin given to a high school boy as change from his lunch money is expected to fetch $2.3 million at auction. [Full Article...]

Chinese E-Commerce Retailers Cut iPhone Prices

Chinese E-Commerce Retailers Cut iPhone Prices The discounting, as steep as $118 (92.50 pounds) for the recently launched 64GB iPhone XR , is the latest sign that Apple's weak holiday sales in China may have extended to the current quarter. With the exception of their haptics, Android smartphones meet and exceed Apple's smartphones on nearly front. 4/2/18: Despite earlier rumours to the contrary, a new report claims that Apple's 2019 iPhone... [Full Article...]

Trump Considers Using Disaster Relief Funds to Build Wall, Reports Say

Trump Considers Using Disaster Relief Funds to Build Wall, Reports Say Lindsey Graham , a Republican and close White House ally, said Thursday he doesn't see a way to resolve the shutdown dispute that has paralyzed much of the federal government. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., the incoming chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said in an interview that rebuilding the disaster areas is "a way higher priority benefiting the American people than a ... [Full Article...]

Samsung Warns of Profit Decline Due to Lower Demand for Memory

Samsung Warns of Profit Decline Due to Lower Demand for Memory Operating profit , meanwhile, dropped 29 percent to about $9.7 billion, whereas it was expected to be $11.8 billion. In a statement on Tuesday, the firm cited lacklustre demand and rising competition for its darkening outlook. Samsung, the biggest manufacturer of smartphones and semiconductors in the world, stated that its forecast profit decline was due to increasing macro uncertainties. [Full Article...]

China trade talks conclude as hopes of a deal build

China trade talks conclude as hopes of a deal build In a statement, the office of U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said the two sides considered ways to "achieve fairness, reciprocity and balance in trade relations". "That's really good for the cost of money and taking some further headwinds out of the USA dollar", he said. "It seems there have been no fist fights internally between the two delegations", a person familiar with the prog... [Full Article...]

Sears could announce plan to liquidate as soon as Tuesday

Sears could announce plan to liquidate as soon as Tuesday The deal was reached after days of "virtually round-the-clock negotiations", Sears attorney Ray Schrock told the court. There is a court hearing Tuesday morning in White Plains federal bankruptcy court, after which Sears is expected to announce whether it will liquidate, according to sources. [Full Article...]

Heathrow flights disrupted by yet another drone

Heathrow flights disrupted by yet another drone Departures at Heathrow were temporarily stopped after a drone was reported to have been sighted. With travelers and United Kingdom authorities still reeling from the incident a few weeks ago involving drones spotted deliberately flying close to Gatwick airport , the country's second busiest, travelers find themselves stranded and planes grounded in part of the United Kingdom due to a drone ... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump sees opportunity for trade deal with China

Donald Trump sees opportunity for trade deal with China No agreement was expected, but any progress on ending a dispute that has resulted in both sides imposing tariffs on billions of dollars' of each other's exports would be welcomed. Trump and Xi agreed to a 90-day postponement of additional tariff increases to take effect January 1. US and Chinese officials expressed optimism before the two day talks, but Beijing at the same time complained abou... [Full Article...]

U.K. House Price Growth Slows to Five-Year Low, Nationwide Says

U.K. House Price Growth Slows to Five-Year Low, Nationwide Says The figures will fuel fears that the housing market is running out of steam and could face a correction or even a crash in the coming months. House prices also fell by 1.4 per cent in the Outer Metropolitan area, which includes Reading, Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead and Wokingham. [Full Article...]

Powell says he would not resign as Fed chair if Trump asked

Powell says he would not resign as Fed chair if Trump asked Alongside past Fed chairs Janet Yellen and Ben Bernanke , Powell reiterated much of what he has said in the past few months concerning monetary policy. "We don't believe our issuance is an important part of the story", he said. The president has accused Powell of hurting the economy by raising interest rates. [Full Article...]

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...]

NI Couple Win Almost £115m In EuroMillions

NI Couple Win Almost £115m In EuroMillions Ms Connolly (52) told how they plan to share their windfall with family and friends. Frances and Patrick have become the fourth biggest lottery winners in United Kingdom history. Mr Connolly ran a small business at one stage before going on to work for others. Asked by a reporter if they had thought about personal security, Mrs Connolly quipped: "I've never met anyone I couldn't take down myse... [Full Article...]


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