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FCA in talks with Santander Consumer USA over car financing JV

FCA in talks with Santander Consumer USA over car financing JV

The Alfieri will have top speed exceeding 300 kph (186 mph) and an acceleration from zero to 100 kph (62 mph) in less than two seconds. Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said Fr...

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Sears, Kmart locations in Tampa among dozens closing across the country

Sears, Kmart locations in Tampa among dozens closing across the country

Eddie Lampert, the company's CEO , said the company would "continue to take hard yet necessary actions", and "closely evaluate the longer-term viability of stores where a clear path to return to ...

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Spain PM Mariano Rajoy faces defeat in Friday no-confidence vote

Spain PM Mariano Rajoy faces defeat in Friday no-confidence vote

Mr Sanchez becomes Spain's seventh Prime Minister since its return to democracy in the late 1970s following the dictatorship of Francisco Franco. Spain's King Felipe VI speaks with the Speaker of ...

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Trump blasts Canada over trade, hints at lumber action

Trump blasts Canada over trade, hints at lumber action

The move comes after the Trump administration failed to win trade concessions from the European Union ahead of a Friday deadline. The United States confirmed steel and aluminium tariffs wo...

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Economy adds 223K jobs in May, unemployment down to 3.8 percent

Additionally, the Labor Department reveals that hour wages also increased 2.7 percent from the year prior. Traders, however, raised bets for four rate hikes this year. This means unemployment is at it...

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Ticketfly Hacker Claims To Have Stolen User Information

Ticketfly Hacker Claims To Have Stolen User Information

The company, which acquired Ticketfly from Pandora (NYSE: P) for $200 million previous year will have to do major damage control, particularly if the data breach of its customers and clients was as ...

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Google reportedly won’t renew its controversial military AI contract

Earlier this week, one Google engineer - on the company's internal message boards - proposed the idea of employees protesting Google Cloud's conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco in July w...

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Woman Says Southwest Passenger Masturbated During Flight

Woman Says Southwest Passenger Masturbated During Flight

Southwest Airlines has begun an investigation into claims that a man was masturbating aboard a flight from Las Vegas to Philadelphia earlier this week. So, she said, the assignment of the flight slot...

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Warren Buffett said to have offered Uber $3 billion but talks died

Warren Buffett said to have offered Uber $3 billion but talks died

Khosrowshahi also confirmed in an interview with CNBC https://cnb.cx/2H8uIR0 that Uber did have discussions with Buffett, but added that he didn't think "the reporting was entirely accurate". Dara K...

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Regina seeking input on standards for Uber and Lyft

Regina seeking input on standards for Uber and Lyft

A recent California Supreme Court decision requires companies to affirmatively prove that workers are independent contractors rather than full-time employees. In response to the subpoenas, Lyft told ...

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Giuseppe Conte sworn in as Italian prime minister - International

Giuseppe Conte sworn in as Italian prime minister - International

Italy's two populist parties - the Five Star Movement and The League - agreed to form a coalition government yesterday after the approval of its new cabinet list, ending the months-long political ...

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Western Europe gets its 1st populist government

Western Europe gets its 1st populist government

But the unlikely coalition of the left-wing Five Star Movement (who want a massive increase in entitlement spending) and the far-right League (who want tax cuts) was what initially led to a sell-off o...

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USA levies steel, aluminum tariffs on allies, risks trade war

USA levies steel, aluminum tariffs on allies, risks trade war

Trump imposed the steel and aluminum penalties under a 1962 law that gives the president broad power to increase or reduce tariffs on goods deemed critical to national security. Officials faile...

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Trump Says He Was 'Looking Forward' to Jobs Report

Trump Says He Was 'Looking Forward' to Jobs Report

The president's tweet at 7:21 a.m. read, "Looking forward to seeing the employment numbers at 8:30 this morning", previewing what turned out to be a report that exceeded economists' expectations . Wh...

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Celebrate National Donut Day 2018 with deals and freebies

Celebrate National Donut Day 2018 with deals and freebies

The Whopper will be served with a doughnut hole and comes with a mini-slider size whopper. It will only be available at very select Burger King restaurants across the country . The company has two...

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Trade tensions, oil price seen as threat to global growth

Trade tensions, oil price seen as threat to global growth

According to a new report , this optimism is due to improvement in Chile's external perspectives and favorable financial conditions. In March, the agency had projected 3.9 percent growth for both 20...

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Italian parties reach government deal, Eurosceptic to oversee Europe

Italian parties reach government deal, Eurosceptic to oversee Europe

Giuseppe Conte will be sworn in as Italy's prime minister after accepting the offer to lead a new populist government. Within a matter of hours though late Wednesday and Thursday, 5-Star leader Lu...

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Italy crisis: populists set to form government

Italy crisis: populists set to form government

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Monday as investors digested the latest developments regarding North Korea and Italian politics. We're joined by NPR's Jim Zarroli. "The ECB could safeguard the re...

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Some Starbucks stores to close Tuesday for diversity training

Some Starbucks stores to close Tuesday for diversity training

Roughly 175,000 Starbucks employees will participate. "Well, I think like many people, it produced that same very familiar sinking feeling and anger, you know, first that the police were called ...

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Deutsche Bank downgraded, CEO tries to reassure employees

Christian Sewing acknowledged in a message Friday to staff that "many of you are sick and exhausted of bad news" but assured them that the bank has solid capital buffers. But it said the overhaul woul...

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Treatment centre for cryptocurrency addicts opens in the Scottish Borders

Treatment centre for cryptocurrency addicts opens in the Scottish Borders

The high-risk fluctuating crypto-currency market affects the problem player, providing excitement and detachment from reality. While the American Psychiatric Association (APA) doesn't recognize cry...

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Amazon geoblocks Australia from US site as tax change kicks in

Amazon geoblocks Australia from US site as tax change kicks in

We've been following the intent of the Australian government to add a charge to imported parcels whose value falls beneath the previous $1,000 threshold for some time. "This selection is in addition t...

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Populists demand new vote to end Italy crisis

Populists demand new vote to end Italy crisis

Both party leaders expressed fury at Europe's political and economic elite after their choice of a staunchly Eurosceptic finance minister was vetoed by Mr Mattarella in favour of Carlo Cottarelli ...

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Oil Ministry approves futures trading of petrol and diesel

Oil Ministry approves futures trading of petrol and diesel

Terming the one paisa fuel price cut as "prank", Rahul Gandhi mocked PM Narendra Modi, saying the price cut was a childish response to the Fuel Challenge that he had thrown at him. However, ...

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Kinder Morgan’s C$4.5B Trans Mountain sale an 'extraordinary escape'

Kinder Morgan’s C$4.5B Trans Mountain sale an 'extraordinary escape'

Horgan told reporters in Victoria the federal government's takeover of the project changes the legal situation, but his contentious legal action isn't aimed at any specific project. Prime Minister Ju...

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USA to slap tariffs on European Union steel and aluminium

Meanwhile, the commerce secretary said he plans to go to China for trade talks on Friday, another country with which the US has developed an extremely tense relationship over trade differences under t...

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Oil falls as OPEC, Russia look to raise output amid U.S. surge

Oil falls as OPEC, Russia look to raise output amid U.S. surge

The analyst said such a scenario remained " entirely possible ". Brent crude now commands its largest premium over US futures in more than three years, meaning that USA exports are rapidly becomin...

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Another Autopiloted Tesla crashed into another stationary emergency vehicle

Another Autopiloted Tesla crashed into another stationary emergency vehicle

Also on Tuesday, Greek police said the driver of a Tesla Model 3 blamed a malfunction in the car's autopilot feature for a crash in a highway in northern Greece last week. Earlier in May, the NTSB ...

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Digital license plates hitting California roads

Digital license plates hitting California roads

Vehicle dealerships will sell the plates for about $700, not including the installation fee and a monthly fee of $7. The new plates use the same computer technology as Kindle eBook readers, along ...

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All Starbucks To Close Today For Anti-Bias Training

All Starbucks To Close Today For Anti-Bias Training

According to documents Starbucks sent to store workers, employees should also think carefully when dealing with disruptive customers. A viral video sparked outrage over the inappropriate arrest o...

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