• Apple reportedly slashes production orders for iPhone XR and XS
Apple reportedly slashes production orders for iPhone XR and XS

Reports on the internet are attributing the reduction in production to the "lower-than-expected" demand of the latest devices. Maxim Group lifted their target price on Apple to $221.00 and gave the stock an "average" rating in a report on Thursday, September 13th.

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  • Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn reportedly arrested over financial misdealing
Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn reportedly arrested over financial misdealing

It said an investigation found that Ghosn and another board member had been under-reporting Ghosn's compensation. Based on a whistleblower report, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. The companies in the alliance own parts of each other and share investments in new technologies, among other things. He was in that post till past year.

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  • Jennie-O Turkey Products Recalled
Jennie-O Turkey Products Recalled

The raw ground turkey products items were produced on September 11, 2018. "7% FAT " with "Use by" dates of 10/01/2018 and 10/02/2018. The products facing recall include 1-pound packages of Jennie-O 93% lean raw ground turkey, taco seasoned turkey, 85 percent lean ground turkey, and Italian-seasoned ground turkey.

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  • Woman killed by 'panicked driver' as protesters block roads across France
Woman killed by 'panicked driver' as protesters block roads across France

The "yellow vests" movement, named for the high-visibility jackets worn by supporters, erupted on social media last month with calls for blockades of roads and motorways. A woman has been killed in a "tragic accident" after a auto rammed into protesters in France . Protesters pledged to target tollbooths, roundabouts and the Paris orbital bypa...

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  • Big question for Amazon's 2 chosen cities: Will it pay off?
Big question for Amazon's 2 chosen cities: Will it pay off?

Bartik, an economist for the Upjohn Institute in Kalamazoo, Mich., who has studied tax incentives . Amazon's decision to split HQ2 between New York City and Arlington, Virginia (a suburb of Washington , DC) could translate to higher salaries for the average tech worker in both areas, according to the CEO of the job matching site Hired ...

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  • Over 10,000 Structures Destroyed By Camp Fire
Over 10,000 Structures Destroyed By Camp Fire

At least 63 people have been confirmed dead in the Camp Fire, which erupted a week ago in the drought-parched Sierra foothills 175 miles (280 km) north of San Francisco and now ranks as one of the most lethal single US wildfires since the turn of the last century.

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  • United States oil continues to fall. When will the turnaround come?
United States oil continues to fall. When will the turnaround come?

Oil prices have plunged more than $20 a barrel since the start of October , when Brent crude rose to almost $87 a barrel and U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) traded around $77. The Indian market too welcomed the fall in worldwide oil prices and opened higher today. Brent was trading at $65.54 a barrel, following its largest one-...

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  • Apple (AAPL) stock drops after lowered estimates for iPhone XR sales
Apple (AAPL) stock drops after lowered estimates for iPhone XR sales

Apple shares fell as much as 5.2 overnight after Lumentum cut its outlook, citing a reduced shipment request from Apple . Kuo believes consumers could also be waiting for Apple to release a cheaper iPhone XR . For tech suppliers facing the future, they have no other big client like Apple , ' said Arthur Liao, an analyst at Fubon Research in...

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  • Opec's supply cut bid pumps up oil price
Opec's supply cut bid pumps up oil price

Russia's energy minister Alexander Novak said in Abu Dhabi on Sunday it was too early to make a decision to reverse course and cut supply. Saudi Arabia raised its production from around 9.9 million barrels per day (bpd) in May to around 10.7 million bpd in October, according to Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih.

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  • Google to overhaul sexual harassment policies following employee walkout
Google to overhaul sexual harassment policies following employee walkout

Pichai promised that Google will be more transparent with how concerns are handled, and provide better support and care to those who raise such issues with the company. Last week, a Google workers' group, reminiscent of a fledgling union, also demanded an end to forced arbitration - a request the company has agreed to.

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  • USA warns against allowing Iranian tankers to port — Global Geopolitical Series
USA warns against allowing Iranian tankers to port — Global Geopolitical Series

Brent futures for January settlement edged up 15 cents to $70.80 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. US sanctions have failed so far to shut down Iranian oil exports after Washington granted waivers to eight buyers of Iranian crude.

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  • Investigations reveal Indonesia jet continued to fly despite damaged airspeed indicator
Investigations reveal Indonesia jet continued to fly despite damaged airspeed indicator

To find out how serious the risks are due to the malfunction of the sensor, the Indonesian investigator would carry out a flight reconstruction in the Boeing facility in the United States. Going forward, Tjahjano said, the KNKT investigators have to recover the cockpit voice recorder to find out what was happening in the last minutes before the pla...

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  • Lowe’s closing 51 ‘under-performing’ shops in U.S., Canada
Lowe’s closing 51 ‘under-performing’ shops in U.S., Canada

The company said most employees will be offered positions at stores within 10 miles of where they had worked. According to the published list of closures, none of these stores were located in Kentucky or the Evansville, Indiana area. Home building retail chain, Lowe's , is closing 27 of its Rona stores across the country in February, includi...

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  • Boeing issues warning on potential instrument malfunction after Lion Air crash
Boeing issues warning on potential instrument malfunction after Lion Air crash

United said: "We are in receipt of a Flight Crew Operations Manual Bulletin, issued by Boeing, which applies to the 16 737 Max 8 aircraft now in our fleet". The FAA says the AD is an interim action, and "if final action is later identified, we might consider further rulemaking then". "The AD orders operators to revise the airplane flight manual (...

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  • Reports of Amazon's HQ2 Split Raise Questions about Financial Incentives
Reports of Amazon's HQ2 Split Raise Questions about Financial Incentives

Another will be Long Island City , in the NY borough of Queens, other people said. The Long Island City neighborhood, somewhat confusingly named, is the westernmost neighborhood of the Borough of Queens, located along the East River waterfront, with a smattering of fresh new parks with storybook views of the Manhattan skyline across the river.

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  • Trump speaks by phone with China's Xi on trade
Trump speaks by phone with China's Xi on trade

Background: Trump and Xi are expected to meet at the G-20 summit on either November 30 or December 1. "It is now clear what adjustments we should make and what we should adhere to", Lu said. Trump sounded very optimistic about reaching a trade deal with China, or else, he warned, he was ready to impose a trade tariff of 25 per cent on another Un...

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  • Obama rallying for Sen. Donnelly Sunday afternoon in Gary
Obama rallying for Sen. Donnelly Sunday afternoon in Gary

Bracamontes' case - he was sentenced to death in March - also received steady coverage on Breitbart and other right-wing news sites. As Americans participated in early voting this weekend, that same anxiety was palpable among some voters.

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  • Get a free Starbucks holiday cup and a discount through January 7
Get a free Starbucks holiday cup and a discount through January 7

The "Stripes" cup features thick bands of bright poppy and dark cranberry red, accented with white pale rose gold, drawing inspiration from sealed seam that runs along the back of each bag of Starbucks coffee and "born out of the holiday feeling of boxing holiday presents and wrapping paper".

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  • Crude oil futures decline on overseas leads
Crude oil futures decline on overseas leads

In a post on Twitter on Thursday, Trump had said he had a "long and very good conversation" with Jinping and that the trade discussions were "moving along nicely". An increase in USA crude stockpiles and a jump in American drilling is providing additional incentive for traders to sell oil after "hefty" gains this year, she added.

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  • U.S. and China optimistic on trade, plan talks at G20 summit
U.S. and China optimistic on trade, plan talks at G20 summit

Trump said he and Xi also had "a good discussion on North Korea". Trump has railed against the USA trade imbalance with China since his presidential campaign, and his administration has grown increasingly vocal about calling out alleged corporate espionage and intellectual property theft by Chinese entities.

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  • China Trade War Not Ending Soon
China Trade War Not Ending Soon

Since March, the Trump administration has introduced several waves of tariffs worth tens of billions of dollars against Chinese goods in an effort to rebuild the U.S. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 431.72 points, or 1.77 percent, to 24,874.64, the S&P 500 gained 41.38 points, or 1.57 percent, to 2,682.63 and the Nasdaq Composite added 11...

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  • Government Says
Government Says "Extensive Consultations With RBI" Amid Row Over Autonomy

The government action, thought within its constitutional remit, could end up hurting latter's credibility among investors, fear economists. Martin Redrado, the central banker, chose to go because the Argentine political leadership ordered the bank to transfer its reserve into the government's kitty.

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  • Boeing 737 plane crashes in sea off Jakarta
Boeing 737 plane crashes in sea off Jakarta

Searchers have found no signs of survivors from the Indonesian airliner that crashed into the sea with 189 people on board. Sony Setiawan, an official with the Indonesian finance ministry, told the Agence France-Presse ( AFP ) that he missed the flight because of Jakarta's notorious traffic congestion, which inadvertently saved his life.

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  • Amazon Reports More Profit In Q3, But Revenue Lag Hurts Stock
Amazon Reports More Profit In Q3, But Revenue Lag Hurts Stock

Its not getting much attention but the unit has grown 123 percent YoY and this business is perhaps the highest margin in the entire Amazon stable. Investors' focus will be on the company's performance in its Web Services business, which is expected to be a major boost to the company's profitability.

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  • China denies spying on Trump's iPhone, says he should switch to Huawei
China denies spying on Trump's iPhone, says he should switch to Huawei

He'd said as much the night before at a rally in Wisconsin, but his early-morning tweet seems to be inspired by a New York Times report about the president's careless cell phone use, which has allowed China and Russian Federation to listen in on his calls.

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