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White House considered demoting Fed's Powell

White House considered demoting Fed's Powell

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow declined to confirm or deny the report, published just as Powell convened a highly anticipated rate-setting meeting. "The Fed is independent". Some senior a...

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Adidas loses EU court battle over 'three stripe' design

Adidas loses EU court battle over 'three stripe' design

The General Court of the European Union has deemed that adidas' iconic Three Stripes can not be trademarked in Europe , Deutsche Welle reports. The trademark was challenged by Belgian company S...

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US lawmaker calls for Facebook to pause cryptocurrency project

US lawmaker calls for Facebook to pause cryptocurrency project

Facebook has engaged with regulators in the United States and overseas about the planned cryptocurrency , company executives said. And that's the biggest challenge facing Libra , a clever idea th...

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Krispy Kreme giving away new filled doughnuts for free on Saturday

Krispy Kreme giving away new filled doughnuts for free on Saturday

Krispy Kreme said this is the first time in Chicago that the doughnuts have been filled. In honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's mission to the moon, Krispy Kreme has released their new K...

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Qantas cuts price of Perth to London flight in new sale

Qantas cuts price of Perth to London flight in new sale

The new trans-Pacific routes will run from Brisbane on a Boeing 787, although it's not yet known if these will be drawn from the second batch of six new Dreamliners due for delivery from late this y...

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Bitcoin price prediction: BTC/USD takes a breather above $9,200 - Bitcoin confluence

Bitcoin price prediction: BTC/USD takes a breather above $9,200 - Bitcoin confluence

With Bitcoin just having broken through $9,000 yesterday, the coin has continued its stellar performance even going so far as to very briefly set a new yearly high of just over $9,400. The anticipat...

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Facebook to launch its own cryptocurrency, Libra, in 2020

Facebook to launch its own cryptocurrency, Libra, in 2020

Some have called for Facebook to face penalties, or be forcibly broken up , for mishandling user data, allowing troubling material to appear on its site and not preventing Russian interference in the ...

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United Kingdom shares list in China in first for foreign firms

United Kingdom shares list in China in first for foreign firms

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond will say as he launches the initiative's first day of trading at the London Stock Exchange . "It means global investors can now benefit from China's gro...

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Trump vows the U.S. will cure cancer, eradicate AIDS at reelection rally

Trump vows the U.S. will cure cancer, eradicate AIDS at reelection rally

If one sees this as a shallow and craven play to move the media attention towards the thing he wants attention, however, then not so much. Some supporters started lining up Monday to attend the even...

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Jet Airways’ lenders to take airline to bankruptcy court

Jet Airways’ lenders to take airline to bankruptcy court

The lenders met Monday to decide on the course of action on the airline which flew operated its last flight in April before shutting down operations after failing to secure emergency funding to keep...

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Skytrax names PAL as 'most improved airline' in 2019

Skytrax names PAL as 'most improved airline' in 2019

Fiji Airways has joined a select group of elite airlines after being awarded the coveted Skytrax 4-Star rating. In 2018, Philippine Airlines garnered the first-ever "4-Star Global Airline" rating fr...

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Google reveals plans to build 20,000 Bay Area homes

Google reveals plans to build 20,000 Bay Area homes

Earlier this year, companies and organizations, including one started by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, pledged some $500 million for affordable housing in the same region in response to a...

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Trans Mountain expansion re-approval sparks dueling rallies in Vancouver

Trans Mountain expansion re-approval sparks dueling rallies in Vancouver

Horgan has taken the fight to the courts, asking B.C.'s top court to determine whether or not the province could restrict oil shipments through B.C. The court said no, agreeing with the arguments put ...

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Honda just restored a 1961 Chevy truck perfectly

Honda just restored a 1961 Chevy truck perfectly

Honda is celebrating their 60th anniversary in America by unveiling a fully restored 1961 Chevrolet Apache 10 . The restoration of the truck was based on a single photo of a similar vehicle in fron...

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The White House reportedly looked into demoting the Federal Reserve chief

The White House reportedly looked into demoting the Federal Reserve chief

The Fed, facing fresh demands by US President Donald Trump to cut interest rates , begins a two-day meeting later today. Trump chose Powell, a Republican lawyer , who spent many years at a private...

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Elon Musk claims he's deleting his Twitter account

Elon Musk claims he's deleting his Twitter account

Then he signaled in a tweet that he was scrapping the account. But the account was still active hours later. He then declared that he "just deleted" his Twitter account. Musk and Tesla each paid $20 m...

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Oil prices slip as economic worries outweigh tanker tensions

Oil prices slip as economic worries outweigh tanker tensions

Oil prices have fallen around 20% since 2019 highs reached in April, in part due to concerns about the U.S. China's industrial output growth unexpectedly slowed to a more than 17-year low, data from...

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Airbus unveils new jet at Paris airshow and $15bn worth of orders

Airbus unveils new jet at Paris airshow and $15bn worth of orders

The order is significant as it comes at a time when the MAX is grounded worldwide due to two fatal crashes. Pilots were already anxious about the safety of the model following the October 2018 cr...

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Taco Bell offering free tacos Tuesday, June 18

Taco Bell offering free tacos Tuesday, June 18

This is the fourth year of the National Basketball Association promotion, which was officially triggered when the Warriors beat the Raptors 109-104 on June 2. On Wednesday, you can go to any Taco Bel...

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Autonomous Domino's pizza deliveries starting later this year

Autonomous Domino's pizza deliveries starting later this year

The pizza chain announced Monday it would deploy a fleet of unmanned vehicles to deliver online orders placed by customers in the Texas city. Nuro seems to be a flawless partner for this endeavor,...

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Some RAGU pasta sauces recalled for possible plastic — RECALL ALERT

Some RAGU pasta sauces recalled for possible plastic — RECALL ALERT

No injuries have been reported, but Mizkan America launched the recall "out of an abundance of caution", the company said in announcing the recall . The recall is for 45oz and 66oz jars of Chunky S...

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Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet, will arrive next year

Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet, will arrive next year

Cryptocurrencies operate on a "blockchain", a record of transactions created to be resistant. "For many people around the world, even basic financial services are still out of reach: nearly half o...

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Trump hits European Central Bank president for 'unfairly' competing against the US

Trump hits European Central Bank president for 'unfairly' competing against the US

Trump's Twitter post came hours before the Federal Open Market Committee is scheduled to start a two-day policy meeting and not long after Draghi said at the institution's annual forum in Sintra, Port...

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Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Australian stocks added 0.1 percent while Japan's Nikkei dipped 0.05 percent. In Europe, London's FTSE was lower by 0.1 percent France's CAC added 0.2 percent and Germany's DAX was up 0.1 percent....

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Facebook Is About to Announce Its Cryptocurrency

Facebook Is About to Announce Its Cryptocurrency

The consumer trust in these brands might rub off on the social media giant , while it can also point to the fact its control and influence over the digital currency will be diluted through the presen...

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Elon Musk Doesn't Learn, Posts Uncredited Artwork, Deletes Tweet

Elon Musk Doesn't Learn, Posts Uncredited Artwork, Deletes Tweet

Less than two months after a squashed legal dispute with federal regulators, Elon Musk announced Monday that he had deleted his Twitter account after his tweets caused yet another controversy. Twi...

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United Plane En Route From Denver Blows Tires Upon Landing

United Plane En Route From Denver Blows Tires Upon Landing

A spokesman for the Port Authority said the agency does not yet have a specific time for when flights at Newark will resume. The aircraft was to be towed from the airfield after the passengers left vi...

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Chinese Tariff Increases Will Hit US Consumers' Wallets

Chinese Tariff Increases Will Hit US Consumers' Wallets

Hundreds of businesses, trade groups and individuals have written to complain that the additional import taxes would drive up prices for consumers, squeeze profits and leave US companies at a competit...

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Pillsbury Best Bread Flour Recalled Due Potential E. Coli Presence

Pillsbury Best Bread Flour Recalled Due Potential E. Coli Presence

All three brands were produced by ADM Milling Company at a facility in Buffalo, New York. The impacted cases were distributed to retailers and distributors across 10 states, including New York, New ...

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Deutsche Bank ‘creates £45bn bad bank’ as German lender faces ‘radical’ cuts

Deutsche Bank ‘creates £45bn bad bank’ as German lender faces ‘radical’ cuts

The bad bank is expected to house or sell non-core assets, which have a reported worth of €50 billion, adjusted for risk. In May, Chief Executive Officer Christian Sewing promised shareholders "toug...

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