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Kim Jong Un concludes China visit ahead of possible 2nd Trump summit

Experts think Kim's China trip was meant to discuss strategies with his closest ally ahead of a possible summit with Trump, adding that it also appears aimed at...


High-Tech Peephole, Smart Bra, and Other Interesting Gadgets at CES 2019

People make their way through the lobby of the Las Vegas Convention Center during the 2019 CES in Las Vegas, Nevada, US. Since 2017, Naughty America, a film c...


US, China wrap up talks on tariff battle

The Wall Street Journal , citing sources briefed on the negotiations, reported the two nations made progress on trade issues related to China's purchases o...


What Apple's Tailspin Means For Oil Prices

The coalition of 25 OPEC and non-OPEC states, which came together for the first time in late 2016 to slash global oil supplies in order to reverse a three-yea...


Filing Taxes during government shutdown

While many Americans who rely on a refund to offset holiday costs or give them a beginning-of-the-year boost, President Donald Trump has said he will keep the g...


IPhone XI first pictures: are Apple designers on the wrong track?

We're a barely a week into 2019 and rumors surrounding Apple's next-gen iPhone lineup are already starting to trickle in. The first picture of the alleged iPh...


Weather Channel App Sued, Accused of Selling Users’ Data

The city of Los Angeles has filed a lawsuit against a subsidiary of IT giant IBM , accusing the company's popular weather app of deceptively collecting, shar...


Trump says he’s unconcerned about Apple’s China sales warning

China's government said trade talks between the US and China will be held Monday and Tuesday. Cook told investors that the main drag on the firm's performan...


Markets Right Now: Asian shares mixed as Japan tumbles

In late December, the promotional program for the new models went live in China, adding one major perk: users in China cannot only trade in their old iPhones...


Activision CFO's contract has been mysteriously terminated

Netflix didn't provide a start date for Neumann. Spencer Neumann formerly the CFO of Activision Blizzard and past positions with companies like Disney is no...


Donut Truck Goes Up In Flames, Police The Hardest Hit

Police tell LEX 18 that there were donuts in the back of the truck and they have all been lost. Police are still investigating the cause of the fire. "Your br...


Suspected Cyberattack From Outside US Hits LA Times, Other Papers

A source told the Times the source of the attack was a " foreign entity ". Newspapers affected included the Chicago Tribune , the Baltimore Sun and the...


Rapid City Kmart to close

CNBC reported Friday that Sears Holding informed employees at affected stores that 80 locations around the country would close in addition to the 182 stores al...


NY authorities investigating ‘transformer incident’ amid reports of an explosion

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said in a message on Twitter that Con Edison was evaluating the extent of power outages in the area. Parts of Queens h...


Wall prototypes sit on the US-Mexico border

Because the government is around 75 percent funded this time around, many employees will be paid through mid-January, but after that, furloughed federal emplo...


Crude Oil Prices Rebound After Christmas Eve Rout

But, he added, economic worries will continue to weigh unless OPEC reassures the market as to the viability of the supply cuts and "even imposes deeper ones a...


Grocery store hours on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Christmas Eve and will remain closed Christmas Day . Open until 6 p.m. Christmas Eve , Closed Christmas Day . It comes after major brands, including Joh...


Holiday closing schedule announced for Baltimore County offices

It will be open on December 26 from 10 a.m.to 6 p.m. In North Dumfries, the municipal offices are closed from December 25 to January 2 , and the North Dumfri...


Repeated drone sightings halt flights at Gatwick Airport

There were multiple reports of drone sightings since the initial report of two drones at 9.03pm local time on Wednesday (Thursday 5.03am, Singapore time), Gatwi...


Facebook Allowed Netflix & Spotify to Read Users’ Private Messages

First, people could access their Facebook accounts or specific Facebook features on devices and platforms built by other companies like Apple, Amazon, Blackberr...


Coli Outbreak In Romaine Lettuce Recalls More Produce

Farming's red and green leaf lettuce is being recalled. The grower says not all produce is affected by the recall and it was issued when the E. coli was fou...


Google to invest $1 billion in NY campus

The new campus will give Google space to more than double its headcount in NY over the next decade. The announcement comes after rival Amazon said last mont...


National Hemp Legalization Could Help Spur Rural Colorado's Economy

Thune said the bill heavily emphasizes crop insurance. "But we did well in the kinds of programs that benefit ME", said Pingree, who owns an organic farm and in...


Hammond says too late to negotiate new Brexit deal

The shock of a no-deal Brexit would make it hard for the Bank of England to provide monetary policy support to the economy, in the form of interest rate cuts or...


Subramanian Swamy questions Shaktikanta Das' appointment as RBI Governor

In an abrupt departure, Urjit Patel resigned as RBI governor Tuesday amid a face-off with the government over issues related to governance and autonomy of t...


Virgin Galactic's new flight test to soar closer to edge of space

Virgin Galactic chief executive George Whitesides noted that recent research favours the lower altitude. Unity traveled at an altitude of about 50,000 feet be...


Beijing offers to cut auto tariffs, buy soy

Shares of Toyota Motor Corp.as well as Hyundai Motor Co. tacked on gains before Daimler AG, Tesla Inc. and General Motors Co. also saw their stocks go up. In it...


US Energy Secretary Perry To Saudis: We Want Stable Supply And Prices

Fereidun Fesharaki of energy consultancy FGE said in a note that the OPEC-led cuts would likely be "insufficient to mop up the inventories in the targeted thr...


Oil Price Fundamental Weekly Forecast - Production Cut Agreement Should Be Supportive

Mr. Trump has backed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman despite calls from many US politicians to impose stiff sanctions on the kingdom. Asked about pre...


China increases pressure on US, Canada over Huawei executive's arrest

The Xinhua report quoted Le as calling Meng's detention "extremely egregious", demanding the United States cancel the order for her arrest and saying China...


More than 276,000 still without power after massive winter storm slams Southeast

Parts of Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina , Tennessee and Virginia also saw outages. Like its neighboring states to the south, Virginia also suffered tho...


Elon Musk Says He Doesn't Respect SEC, Tweets Fall Under 'First Amendment'

Musk also shrugged off that provision, saying none of his tweets have been censored so far and the company does not review his posts to determine beforehand whe...


China demands release of Huawei executive

On Wednesday, China's embassy in Canada said it resolutely opposed the arrest and called for her immediate release . "We have made solemn representatio...


Canada reportedly arrests Huawei's CFO, plans to extradite her to the US

Canadian authorities have arrested Huawei's chief financial officer at the request of U.S. law enforcement. It is understood a National Intelligence Law passe...


Trump calls himself 'Tariff Man' during raging tweetstorm, and markets tank

The U.S. and China have announced only vague commitments and started a 90-day clock to try to reach a trade deal, but Trump has repeatedly cited specific agreem...


Trump Threatens to Pull Out of NAFTA to Secure New Deal

Canada, the United States and Mexico on Friday formally signed the U.S. -Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, acc...


Federal Reserve Chairman's Magic Words Spur Stock Market Surge

As reported by the Washington Post , Trump once upon a time was considering Fed Chair during the Obama administration Janet Yellen to keep the post that Po...


Powell hints at slower rate-hike pace

Until now, strong economic data and new fiscal stimulus made the central bank more determined to gradually lift rates to neutral because the economy is expandin...


Deutsche Bank headquarters raided over money laundering

The revelations reportedly began with the 2016 Panama Papers, which detailed the then-secret, shady money dealings of worldwide financiers. The Papers reveale...


New Tariffs Could Hit Laptops, iPhones, Trump Says

The issue is the biggest looming over Trump's visit to Argentina, with the two economic giants locked in exchanges of punitive tariffs and Washington effectiv...