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Whiteboards used as Gatwick flight information screens fail

Whiteboards used as Gatwick flight information screens fail

A spokesman for Gatwick Airport said: 'Due to an ongoing issue with Vodafone - an IT provider for the airport - our flight information screens are not displaying correctly. When the digital departur...

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Pepsi buys SodaStream for a future beyond cola

Pepsi buys SodaStream for a future beyond cola

PepsiCo chairman and chief executive Indra Nooyi described the companies as "an inspired match". Monday's sale looks to inject another big tax payout to Israel following previous the sales of Isr...

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Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports

Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports

In a tweet , he argued a longer time frame would "allow greater flexibility & save money". The SEC is an independent agency, and the president can not force it to implement rule changes. "I do ...

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Genoa search operation ends, bridge death toll rises to 43

Genoa search operation ends, bridge death toll rises to 43

A family of three - two parents and their nine-year-old daughter - were found overnight in their Hyundai vehicle which had been crushed by a concrete block, the ANSA news agency reported. Serie A has ...

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U.S. threatens further retaliation against Turkey over pastor

U.S. threatens further retaliation against Turkey over pastor

On August 10, President Donald Trump ramped up his attack on Turkey by doubling USA tariffs on Turkish aluminium and steel imports. Erdogan previously suggested a swap in which Brunson is released in ...

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United States prepared to add sanctions on Turkey if pastor not released

United States prepared to add sanctions on Turkey if pastor not released

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Trump in cabinet on Thursday that more sanctions were ready if Brunson were not freed. But according to Middle East Eye , Turkish diplomats said th...

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Turkey's tariff hikes on USA products 'regrettable': White House

Turkey's tariff hikes on USA products 'regrettable': White House

Ankara's latest move follows President TrumpDonald John TrumpDems make history, and other takeaways from Tuesday's primaries Pawlenty loses comeback bid in Minnesota Establishment-backed Vukmir win...

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Investors sue Tesla's Musk over go-private tweets

Investors sue Tesla's Musk over go-private tweets

The number of Tesla Inc ( TSLA .O) shares sold short has rebounded and are now higher than before CEO Elon Musk proposed on Tuesday taking the electric auto maker private, according to data from f...

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Firefighter dies battling Northern California's Mendocino Complex blaze

Firefighter dies battling Northern California's Mendocino Complex blaze

About 3,900 firefighters, including a crew of 40 volunteers from New Zealand, had been battling the fire, contending with temperatures in the high 90s and winds gusting to 25 miles per hour. Cal Fire ...

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Tesla board forms a committee to weigh Musk’s proposal of going private

Tesla board forms a committee to weigh Musk’s proposal of going private

The SEC has asked Tesla for more details about Musk's tweets and proof that he has secured the necessary funding for the transaction. Their investigation is part of a larger probe into the information...

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Asia shares dip as Turkey's lira tanks

Asia shares dip as Turkey's lira tanks

The central bank surprised markets last month when it left interest rates unchanged despite double-digit inflation and the tumbling lira. The currency hit a record low of 7.23 per dollar late on S...

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U.S. tariffs hike adds to Turkey's economic problems

U.S. tariffs hike adds to Turkey's economic problems

While Turkey and the United States are at odds over a host of issues, the most pressing disagreement for Trump has been the fate of American Christian pastor Andrew Brunson, who is on trial on terro...

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How to Win Free McDonald's for Life

How to Win Free McDonald's for Life

MCDONALD'S is launching a shiny McGold card which gives one lucky customer free meals for life. The promotion starts today and runs through August 24. Rob Frankel, a Los Angeles-based branding stra...

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Erdogan warns United States risks losing Turkey as strategic partner

Erdogan warns United States risks losing Turkey as strategic partner

This is called carrying out an operation against Turkey", he said. The lira plunged to a fresh record low of 7.24 against the dollar during in Asia Pacific trade, where markets were opening for ...

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Markets Now: Dow Drops 105 Points as Turkey Finally Matters

Markets Now: Dow Drops 105 Points as Turkey Finally Matters

Mylan's 6.8 percent drop was the most on the benchmark S&P 500 after the drugmaker reported quarterly results and said it was actively evaluating a "wide range of alternatives". SPX lost 4.12 point...

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Tesla’s Big Question: Better or Worse Off as Private Company

Tesla’s Big Question: Better or Worse Off as Private Company

In his first tweet he said funding was secured but provided no details. Six of nine members said in a prepared statement Wednesday that Musk began talking with the board about the move last week...

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Elon Musk tweets about taking Tesla private, shares soar

He later deleted that tweet and apologized for that exchange, but at least one analyst suggested Musk needed to get off Twitter to restore investor confidence in the company. Before Musk's tweet, ...

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'Behave like a normal country,' Pompeo tells Iran

'Behave like a normal country,' Pompeo tells Iran

Sanctions are due to return in two phases on August 7 and November 5 with the first targeting Iran's access to U.S. banknotes and key industries including cars and carpets. "We have interest and val...

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Apple beats Microsoft, Google and Amazon to $1 trillion valuation

Apple beats Microsoft, Google and Amazon to $1 trillion valuation

The other company with some claim to be the first valued at $1 trillion is China's state-owned oil company PetroChina . The feat has of course been a race because the stock market's top 10 is now d...

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Harley drives deeper into Asia with smaller bikes to fuel growth

Harley drives deeper into Asia with smaller bikes to fuel growth

This means better dealership network, improved retail experience, smaller stores for urban areas and more. Harley also is developing a smaller displacement 250cc to 500cc bike for emerging markets in ...

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For Big Mac's 50th anniversary, McDonald's is giving away free burgers

For Big Mac's 50th anniversary, McDonald's is giving away free burgers

The Rubik's cube, the Blarney stone, the Leaning Tower of Pisa and the Big Mac. Starting August 2, customers will receive a cool limited-edition collectible metal coin with the purchase of every Big...

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The President Says 4.1% GDP GROWTH is JUST THE BEGINNING

The President Says 4.1% GDP GROWTH is JUST THE BEGINNING

Trump said at the White House . "And I will say this right now and I will say it strongly, as the deals come in one by one, we're going to go a lot higher than these numbers, and these are grea...

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China's Xi says world must 'reject protectionism outright'

China's Xi says world must 'reject protectionism outright'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday left for home after concluding his three-nation Africa tour during which he attended the BRICS Summit in South Africa and he held bilateral meetings with sev...

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Facebook loses more than Sh1.5trillion in record fall

Facebook loses more than Sh1.5trillion in record fall

Facebook's daily active users for the second quarter of 2018 were effectively flat in the US sequentially, and even declined in Europe compared with Q1 - marking the first time the company has seen s...

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Turkey: American pastor on trial for terror let out of jail

Turkey: American pastor on trial for terror let out of jail

Trump tweeted Thusday that the "United States will impose large sanctions on Turkey " for keeping Brunson in custody. President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence have demanded that Tur...

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Trump and Top European Leader Agree to Work Toward Zero Tariffs

Trump and Top European Leader Agree to Work Toward Zero Tariffs

That figure apparently refers to the U.S. trade deficit in goods alone last year, which hit $810 billion last year, while the total deficit including services was $566 billion. "We're trying to sort t...

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Trump pumps up the volume ahead of Juncker visit

Trump pumps up the volume ahead of Juncker visit

The president has repeatedly called the European Union - which includes numerous U.S.'s oldest and most committed allies - an unfair trading partner and even labeled it a "foe". His administrati...

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Asian shares dip amid fears of more protectionist measures from US

Asian shares dip amid fears of more protectionist measures from US

The major traded 0.1 percent up at 1.3137, having hit a low of 1.2957 on Thursday; it's lowest since September 2017. Gold is also cushioned by technical support around $1,200-$1,220, including its ...

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Tesla Asks Suppliers for Cash to Stay Afloat

Tesla Asks Suppliers for Cash to Stay Afloat

When asked whether the company has requested refunds from suppliers, a Tesla spokesman referred to a company statement, which said Tesla had asked fewer than 10 suppliers for a reduction in total ...

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Salmonella fears spark massive Ritz Cracker recall across US & Puerto Rico

Salmonella fears spark massive Ritz Cracker recall across US & Puerto Rico

There have been no complaints of illness reported to Mondelez in connection with the crackers, . All the crackers involved in the recall have a best if used by date of between January 14, 2019 and A...

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