Business


Carl’s Jr. to Debut CBD-Infused Burger on 4/20 Carl’s Jr. to Debut CBD-Infused Burger on 4/20
- April 18, 2019

On Saturday, Carl's Jr. will debut the CBD-infused " Rocky Mountain High: CheeseBurger Delight " at a single location in Denver. While Carl's Jr.is the first major fast food chain to include any type of cannabis on its menu, the trendiness, intrigue and, of course, effects of hemp and cannabis-derived products are sure to be a way for fast food institutions to lure in millennials and younger customers. (more...)
Facebook Announces That it Will End P2P Payments in United Kingdom and France Facebook Announces That it Will End P2P Payments in United Kingdom and France
- April 18, 2019

One of the few people who ever actually used the Facebook Messenger payments function has received a message letting him know it'll be shut down on the 15th of June, thus tipping off the rest of us who never quite got round to trying it out. (more...)
British inflation stable as house price growth slows: ONS British inflation stable as house price growth slows: ONS
- April 18, 2019

The latest figures triggered a 0.1 per cent jump in the pound to €1.15. The KPMG-BRC report said retail sales tumbled 0.5 per cent in March, marking a "truly disappointing" end to the first quarter of 2019, as shoppers held off on spending amid the ongoing Brexit uncertainty. (more...)
Facebook explored plans to sell users' data, says report Facebook explored plans to sell users' data, says report
- April 18, 2019

In other cases, it would deny user-data access to rival companies or apps", the report claimed. The documents that entail email, webchats, presentations, spreadsheets, and convening synopsis portray how Zuckerberg along with his board and management team devised methods to tap Facebook's repository of user data involving guidance about friends, relationships and photos as resistance over companies it associated with. (more...)
Hundreds Come Out To Egg Hunt At Memorial Park In Maplewood Hundreds Come Out To Egg Hunt At Memorial Park In Maplewood
- April 18, 2019

Over 200 children were preregistered to participate. These two young ladies check out what they found at the Easter egg hunt on Saturday in Point Pleasant. The egg hunt starts at 11, but if you want an earlier start to your day, come from 9 to 10 a.m. for ASI's Kids at the Castle program, Earth Day edition. (more...)
Volkswagen’s former CEO charged with fraud in Germany Volkswagen’s former CEO charged with fraud in Germany
- April 18, 2019

The prosecutors say that the defendants added a software update costing 23 million euro in 2014 in an attempt to cover up the true reason for the elevated pollution emissions during regular driving. Prosecutors did not name the other four senior managers charged. The charges are the first Winterkorn, 71, has faced in Germany. They were not named in Monday's indictment. (more...)
Jet Airways stops jet flights as lenders waver about aid Jet Airways stops jet flights as lenders waver about aid
- April 17, 2019

Jet Airways' board met on Tuesday to chalk out the future course of action after the airline failed to get emergency funding from lenders. Meanwhile, the airline has extended suspension of its worldwide operations till April 18. Earlier on Tuesday, Indian business channel BTVI said Jet's board had authorized Dube to seek a minimum of 4 billion rupees ($58 million) in interim funding, and had advised him to ground the airline if no funds materialized. (more...)
What About Rs 15,000 Crore Fund? Jet Pilots' Guild Asks SBI What About Rs 15,000 Crore Fund? Jet Pilots' Guild Asks SBI
- April 17, 2019

In another development, the employees' association of Jet Airways asked the Mumbai Police to register a case against the company's founder and former Chairman Naresh Goyal, CEO Vinay Dube and SBI Chairman Rajnish Kumar. The airline's staff was last paid for December 2018. Goyal built the airline into India's largest carrier by offering an alternative to the unreliable schedules of the country's state-owned airlines. (more...)
Jet Airways may ground operations as banks refuse emergency funds Jet Airways may ground operations as banks refuse emergency funds
- April 17, 2019

Accordingly, the last flight will leave the Amritsar airport at 2230 hrs for New Delhi as per its flight schedule. The company said Wednesday that it has been informed by its lenders, led by state-run State Bank of India, that they are unable to consider its request for funding to keep flying. (more...)
Trump touts tax cuts with Tax Day trip Trump touts tax cuts with Tax Day trip
- April 16, 2019

Paul. Tax payer's can also apply to settle for a smaller amount or request a temporary delay in payment from the IRS. Minnesota U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, said Sunday the tax cuts added trillions of dollars to the nation's debt and disproportionately helped the wealthy. (more...)
Elon Musk Tweets Another Tesla Forecast in Midst of SEC Talks Elon Musk Tweets Another Tesla Forecast in Midst of SEC Talks
- April 15, 2019

A federal judge in NY has given Musk and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission until April 18 to rework an agreement governing how the CEO posts information about Tesla on social media. He said Musk does what he is told and is "somebody trying his best to comply". Both the Panasonic and the next-12-months production tweets are noteworthy in light of the settlement that sprang from Musk tweeting in August of a year ago about trying to take Tesla private. (more...)
Uber Plans to Go an IPO Uber Plans to Go an IPO
- April 15, 2019

The San Francisco company also disclosed a legal cloud hanging over its head as government authorities and regulators investigate whether the company broke any laws. USE OF CASH RISKY Uber said the contribution of cash-paid trips may increase in the future but flagged regulatory, operational and safety concerns related to the payment method. (more...)
Oil up one percent on tightening crude supply, upbeat economic data Oil up one percent on tightening crude supply, upbeat economic data
- April 14, 2019

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries , Russia and other producers, an alliance known as OPEC+, are reducing output by 1.2 million bpd from January 1 for six months. Saudi Arabia is set on maintaining the production cuts into the second half of 2019, while Russian Federation refuses to commit to an extension. "Geopolitically infused rallies could shoot prices toward or even past the $80 per barrel mark for intermittent periods this summer", the Canadian bank said. (more...)
Bezos: Amazon will take risks, learn from failures Bezos: Amazon will take risks, learn from failures
- April 14, 2019

The company set the wage floor previous year amid criticism of working conditions in its sprawling warehouses and said it would lobby U.S. Congress for a higher federal minimum wage . "This wage hike benefitted more than 250,000 Amazon employees, as well as over 100,000 seasonal employees who worked at Amazon sites across the country last holiday", he wrote. (more...)
Cain's Fed chances in peril as 4th Republican opposes Cain's Fed chances in peril as 4th Republican opposes
- April 14, 2019

Elected officials and interest groups on both sides of the political aisle voiced support for Powell, and for the need to keep the Fed at arms length from the influence of politicians in its interest rate decisions. Trump initially called Cain "a very terrific man" who would "do very well there". Kevin Cramer, R. -N.D., that he opposed Cain, citing past charges of sexual harassment that resulted in Cain's withdrawl from the 2012 Republican presidential race. (more...)
5G ramp up: US unveils plans to speed up 5G wireless deployment 5G ramp up: US unveils plans to speed up 5G wireless deployment
- April 14, 2019

Patently Apple: If the President wants the U.S.to win the 5G Race, then they should provide Apple and Intel with incentives to launch a 5G version of the iPhone in early 2020 as opposed to late 2020. We want to make sure that our networks are secure. The money would be used to help 4 million homes and businesses employ high-speed broadband in rural America. (more...)
The Aquisition of Anadarko Makes Chevron a Fossil-Fuel Ultramajor The Aquisition of Anadarko Makes Chevron a Fossil-Fuel Ultramajor
- April 14, 2019

Pioneer, Concho and Noble Energy Inc. surged Friday after Chevron unveiled plans to buy Anadarko, a deal that expands the supermajor's presence in the Permian region, Gulf of Mexico and East Africa. "It gives the combined entity the ability to high-grade its assets and focus on where the best cash returns are". In 2018, Chevron had $42.4 billion in revenues and pumped 3.1 million barrels oil-equivalent per day, above the level of most members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting ... (more...)
Why Ivanka and Melania Trump Get Along, According to Ivanka's Mom Why Ivanka and Melania Trump Get Along, According to Ivanka's Mom
- April 14, 2019

Melania Trump's spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham told Newsweek that Melania Trump and Ivanka Trump have "always shared a close relationship and still do today". Ivanka Trump presumably has a lower impression of Maples than she does of Melania Trump, but The Atlantic story only offers a glimpse of her reaction to that coupling at a young age. (more...)
Tesla: Tesla shares fall on report plant expansion has been iced Tesla: Tesla shares fall on report plant expansion has been iced
- April 14, 2019

Tesla shares fell as much as 4.7% to US$263.20 in pre-market United States trading yesterday. Still, experts are keeping a close eye on Tesla as it continues to demonstrate soft sales. " Watching the demand situation , Panasonic will study additional investments over 35 GWh in collaboration with Tesla ". The rate at which Panasonic is supplying batteries to Tesla remains the "fundamental constraint" on Tesla product production, reports The Verge . (more...)
CPSC, Fisher-Price Warn Parents About 'Sleeper' For Infants Who Roll 04/08/2019 CPSC, Fisher-Price Warn Parents About 'Sleeper' For Infants Who Roll 04/08/2019
- April 13, 2019

A previous warning from Fisher-Price said that babies over three months old that were not buckled into the sleeper had rolled over and fallen out of it to their deaths. We call on the @ USCPSC to issue an immediate recall for the @ FisherPrice Rock 'n Play Sleeper, which has been tied to 32 infant deaths. Fisher-Price Premium Auto Rock n' Play sleepers are on sale at Amazon for $117.66 in Australia. (more...)
Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus Orders Open In Europe, China Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus Orders Open In Europe, China
- April 13, 2019

Yes, these are the same stores that the EV company announced it was scaling back when it first started selling the low-priced Model 3 . Deliveries of the entry-level models start this weekend - more than six weeks after the company starting taking orders. (more...)
Take PNC's Demchak off list of Wells Fargo CEO candidates Take PNC's Demchak off list of Wells Fargo CEO candidates
- April 13, 2019

During the same quarter a year ago, the business earned $1.16 earnings per share . The company subtracted about -3.98% in its share price over 1-Month. Relative volume is a great indicator to keep a close eye on, but like most indicators it works best in conjunction with other indicators and on different time frames. (more...)
Million Rock 'n Play Sleepers Recalled by Fisher-Price Million Rock 'n Play Sleepers Recalled by Fisher-Price
- April 13, 2019

The CPSC now urges consumers to immediately stop using the product and contact Fisher-Price for a refund or voucher. The recall will impact about 4.7 million sleepers, the commission said. "The product meets all applicable safety standards, including those of the worldwide standards organization, known as ASTM global, and is certified by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA)", the statement continued. (more...)
Pediatrics group wants Fisher-Price's Rock 'n Play sleeper recalled Pediatrics group wants Fisher-Price's Rock 'n Play sleeper recalled
- April 13, 2019

Kyle Yasuda, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, said in the Tuesday statement. In a statement Tuesday, Fisher-Price said the sleeper meets all safety standards. It cited reports of 10 deaths that occurred in the inclined sleeper since 2015 after infants - all 3 months or older - rolled from their backs to their stomachs or sides while unrestrained. (more...)
Shop and Stop supermarket workers go on strike Shop and Stop supermarket workers go on strike
- April 12, 2019

How is my store affected? Springfield-headquartered United Food & Commercial Workers Local 1459 represents about 1,300 workers, including those in Chicopee. How big of a deal is this? . This is a breaking news story. In the west (Hartford/Springfield/Montpelier) region, Stop & Shops saw 40.7 percent of the market share, while the company saw 22 percent in the east (Boston/Providence/Manchester/Portland/Bangor) region. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 next »