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Nissan Ex-Chairman Carlos Ghosn To Be Indicted Monday: Nikkei

Nissan added that, in regards to Ghosn, "numerous other significant acts of misconduct have been uncovered, such as personal use of company assets". Nissan ha...


Clues in Marriott hack implicate China

Let's refresh on how bad the hack disclosed just last week ago really was. Marriott is tallying the cost of one of the biggest corporate hacks in histor...


Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on Wall Street

Traders also fear that a prolonged trade dispute between the USA and China could slow the global economy and crimp corporate profits. News that a prominent Ch...


Winter Weather Warnings, Advisories issued until Sunday morning

Governors in Virginia and North Carolina already declared emergencies. Parts of North Carolina could see record snowfall, described by the National Weather ...


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

A total of 1.2 million barrels of oil a day are set to be removed from the market. Following the agreement, Oil prices jumped more than four percent with Bre...


Northeast BC unemployment holds at 4.3% in November

Unemployment numbers hit a new low in Canada last month. For employee work, the private sector added 78,600 positions in November, while the public sector gaine...


Amazon Go looks to set up shop in U.S. airports, report says

Amazon declined to comment to Reuters . Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the second busiest in the USA, told Reuters that a concession official had b...


Here's what facial recognition regulation should look like, according to Microsoft

Although the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has said it's working on closing the digital divide , new research finds that nearly half of the USA popul...


Job growth slow but steady in November

Health care, professional services, and transportation and warehousing - work tied to online shopping - have led the recent hiring spree, and manufacturing ha...


Škoda Scala takes fight to Golf and Focus

The new Scala wears a first sample of Skoda's new design language which includes the Skoda lettering on the tailgate (we've seen that on the new Ford Focus ...


NewsAlert:Bank of Canada keeps key rate unchanged at 1.75%

The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ¾ per cent. Despite the hold, the central bank plans to continue the gradual tigh...


Government tax takes at record high with France in top spot - OECD

The OECD figures reveal that tax revenues in Greece increased by 8.2 percentage points of gross domestic product in the decade from 2007 to 2017, and even if on...


Despite Trump's tariffs, USA trade deficit at 10-year high

The Ministry of Commerce said Thursday China will immediately start implementing agreements on agricultural products, energy and cars that were reached at...


FCA will resurrect a Detroit factory to build three-row Jeeps, reports say

The facility, known as the Mack Avenue Engine II plant, was opened in 2000 to manufacture engines for Jeeps and trucks, then idled in 2012 as Chrysler replaced ...


Tobacco company Altria Group to invest $2.4B in Canadian cannabis producer

The first Canadian cannabis grower to list its shares on a USA stock market, Cronos said it plans to spend the money on product innovation, noting Altria's ex...


Plane Slides into End of Runway Arrestor System at Hollywood Burbank Airport

A Southwest Airlines Co. jet rolled off the end of a California runway as it landed in the rain, skidding to a stop on a crushable concrete surface created to...


Encryption bill becomes law after Labor backdown

The benignly named Assistance and Access Bill of 2018 amends various existing legislation to "establish frameworks for voluntary and mandatory industry assis...


Aston Martin to electrify its classic cars

But if, say, tomorrow we completely run out of crude oil and there is no gasoline left for anyone ever again, these classic Aston Martins will still be able t...


Fiat Panda scores a shocking 0 star safety rating in crash test

Unlike Global NCAP that tests cars that are made in India too, the Euro NCAP tests have far more parameters. Child occupant safety was a tad better at 69 perc...


Donald Trump pays tribute to George HWBush

Film Subject President George H.W. Bush celebrates his 88th birthday following the HBO Documentary special screening of "41" on June 12, 2012 in Kennebunkport, ...


China promises prompt action on US trade pact

China and the USA have highly overlapping interests in economic and trade issues and share complementarity in structural demands, MOC spokesman Gao Feng told a ...


China-US Ceasefire Paves Way For New LNG Projects

Washington and Beijing said they will try to achieve a permanent deal within the next 90 days, however the US still has significant leverage, stating that if a ...


China trade truce gives global stocks and oil a big lift

Adding to worries over the outlook for the global economy, the yield curve between United States three-year and five-year notes, and between two-year and five-y...


VW's final generation of petrol engines will come in 2026

As Volkswagen's chief strategist, Michael Jost, explained "We're gradually fading out combustion engines to the absolute minimum". The electric push will enco...


Cheesecake Factory giveaway draws crowds, leading to clogged roads and fistfights

Just enter "FREESLICE" at checkout. "This means you don't have to order anything and can still get your slice of cheesecake for free". The popularity of the p...


Burger King offers penny Whoppers at McDonald's

All you have to do is drive near a McDonald's and use the Burger King app. Flashback: Burger King launched a separate promotion last week where its Twit...


World stocks slip on doubts over trade truce, worries of slowing growth

Morgan Asset Management told clients. United States light crude was last up 30 cents at $53.25. Simply, the yield curve tends to invert before economic down...


Trudeau says government had no involvement in arrest of top Huawei executive

Sources told Reuters in April that USA authorities have been investigating Huawei, the world's largest telecoms equipment maker, since at least 2016 for alleg...


Huawei founder's daughter arrested for violating US sanctions on Iran

Canadian Justice Department spokesman Ian McLeod said the U.S.is seeking Meng's extradition, but couldn't provide further details about the case because a pu...


Speaker Ryan Announces When George Bush Will Lie in State

Trump declared December 5 as a National Day of Mourning after Bush died on Friday evening at the age of 94 . "Air Force One will be taking myself and a group...