China slams Trudeau remarks on death penalty case

She is now waiting for an extradition process to be finalized, so that she may be tried in the United States for crimes relating to Huawei's violation of worldwide sanctions. "They also discussed China's application of the death penalty to a Canadi... More..

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British PM May vows to leave European Union despite last minute protests
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

British PM May vows to leave European Union despite last minute protests

Mr Corbyn told MPs: "The prime minister has consistently claimed that her deal, which has been decisively rejected, was good for Britain workers and business... The EU immediately warned that the vote raise...More..

PG&E to file for bankruptcy, CEO resigns in aftermath of wildfires
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

PG&E to file for bankruptcy, CEO resigns in aftermath of wildfires

Holden, who has been an ally of PG&E , said he would work with the legislature and the state's new governor, Democrat Gavin Newsom, on how to protect fire victims and ratepayers. PG&E said it expects the Chap...More..

Powell repeats pledge to remain 'patient' with rate hikes
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Powell repeats pledge to remain 'patient' with rate hikes

Powell on Thursday also reiterated that, separate from what happens with interest rates, the Fed would continue allowing its almost $4 trillion portfolio of bonds to shrink each month, to a level "substantially...More..

Optimism rises as U.S.-China trade talks conclude
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Optimism rises as U.S.-China trade talks conclude

Trade tensions between the world's two largest economies escalated previous year, putting global stock markets on edge. At the heart of U.S. concerns is the "Made in China 2025" industrial policy, a strategy ...More..

Demonstrations block traffic in support of Indigenous pipeline protesters in B.C.
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Demonstrations block traffic in support of Indigenous pipeline protesters in B.C.

Monday's arrests at the blockade in northern B.C. became a flash point Tuesday that sparked protests across the country . He said he has spoken with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and is confident a peaceful ...More..

Sears Holdings Likely Heading to Liquidation
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Sears Holdings Likely Heading to Liquidation

Sears stock is trading at 22 cents a share on the New York Stock Exchange. The creditors have argued that forgiveness of his debt should not be accepted as part of the bid, because Lampert loaned Sears the mo...More..

Tax Refunds From IRS May Be Delayed Due to Government Shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Tax Refunds From IRS May Be Delayed Due to Government Shutdown

The IRS generally doesn't issue tax refunds during a shutdown, CNN reported . Local IRS buildings continue to remain closed, some employees are still furloughed and no appointments can be made either while...More..

2019's Apple iPhone surfaces with a triple rear-facing camera setup
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

2019's Apple iPhone surfaces with a triple rear-facing camera setup

There's nothing concrete from Apple's end, but we don't expect much considering how the company likes to keep a low-key even until the day of the official launch, which will take place in September this year....More..

Apple Inc. (AAPL) is Stokes Capital Advisors LLC’s 7th Largest Position
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Apple Inc. (AAPL) is Stokes Capital Advisors LLC’s 7th Largest Position

Experts say many Chinese consumers are likely to reject Apple's iPhone price increases and instead buy less costly models from competitors. The statement from one of the world's largest companies will f...More..

Bluefin tuna sells for record $3.1 million at Tokyo market
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Bluefin tuna sells for record $3.1 million at Tokyo market

The price works out to 1.2 million yen per kilogram. It was bought by Kiyoshi Kimura, president of Sushi Zanmai, a major sushi restaurant chain. 'I bought a good tuna, ' he told AFP after the auction. Jam...More..

Strong US jobs growth makes 'mockery' of market fears
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Strong US jobs growth makes 'mockery' of market fears

US stocks were pummelled on Thursday after Apple slashed its revenue forecast due to weak demand in China and a report showed US manufacturing activity slumping to a two-year low, reviving fears about a globa...More..

Is it the China slowdown or is it just Apple?
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Is it the China slowdown or is it just Apple?

In November, Cook cited slowing growth in emerging markets such as Brazil, India and Russian Federation for a lower-than-anticipated sales estimates for the company's fiscal first quarter. Many analysts and inv...More..

What's Going On With Apple
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

What's Going On With Apple

On the positive side of things, Cook is reporting increased sales in a few avenues of note , namely in services, accessories, and in the sale of wearable tech like smart-watches and iPatches, to name but a few...More..

Apple plunges after slashing revenue guidance for its holiday quarter (AAPL)
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Apple plunges after slashing revenue guidance for its holiday quarter (AAPL)

All other guidance metrics-gross margin, operating expenses, other income, and expense, and tax rate-remained generally unchanged, Apple said. Cook also confirmed that iPhone upgrades in several developed m...More..

Tesla Had a Record Quarter, so Why Did its Shares Just Nosedive?
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Tesla Had a Record Quarter, so Why Did its Shares Just Nosedive?

Now, Tesla has taken things a step further, opting to slash the price of its Model 3 , Model S, and Model X vehicles by $2,000 across the board. Whereas Tesla began 2018 with production being the big cha...More..

Cyberattack From Abroad Hits Newspaper Distribution Across US
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Cyberattack From Abroad Hits Newspaper Distribution Across US

Marisa Kollias, spokesperson for Tribune Publishing, wrote in a statement to NPR's David Folkenflik: "On Friday, some of the print production systems at Tribune Publishing were interfered with, causing a de...More..

China says meeting with U.S. on trade in January
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

China says meeting with U.S. on trade in January

The meeting will be the first face-to-face meeting between the two countries since Presidents Xi and Trump agreed to a 90-day trade truce during the G20 summit in Argentina last month. During a regular brie...More..

Sears at Park City Center in Lancaster among those closing in March
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sears at Park City Center in Lancaster among those closing in March

The company's chairman, Eddie Lampert, is believed to be attempting to purchase the company through the hedge fund he manages, ESL Investments. A manager at the Kmart in Fostoria declined to answer question...More..

Sears closing 80 stores in March, including Fostoria Kmart
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Sears closing 80 stores in March, including Fostoria Kmart

Hoffman Estates-based Sears Holdings Corp. said it notified workers at the closing Sears and Kmarts, including Sears stores in Fairview Heights and Cherry Valley, on Thursday. Lampert poured millions of dollars...More..