Stories about Finance

Dec 20 2018

Congress on verge of approving temporary spending bill to avert government shutdown

Fox & Friends hosts commented on the "stunning turn of events" as Donald Trump appears to be backing off his demands for $5 billion in border wall funding amid a potent...

Dec 20 2018

A Florida veteran starts a GoFundMe campaign for Trump's border wall

Conservative author Ann Coulter was one of the first to throw her support behind then-candidate Donald Trump and has been one of his most ardent defenders. Kolfage lo...

Dec 20 2018

A Look Inside Elon Musk's California Tunnel Launch Party

The Boring Company-backed test tunnel took shape beneath a neighborhood sandwiched between a municipal airport and Interstate 110 in Hawthrone, California, where several ...

Dec 20 2018

Gender pay gap will take 202 years to close

Since then, it's managed to close the gap by less than five percent, during which time it's been overtaken by a number of different nations. This is largely due to a narr...

Dec 20 2018

No one can dictate China’s economic development path, warns Xi Jinping

December 18 commemorates how Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping's restructuring of the economy in 1978, paving the way for individual ownership in some industries and allow...

Dec 20 2018

Facebook shares plummet due to privacy breach allegations

Large firms, including Netflix and Spotify, were given free rein to suck up data of millions of users a month, according to the NYT which reviewed over 270 pages of ...

Dec 20 2018

China detains 3rd Canadian as Huawei spat simmers

The Chinese government later announced that both were being held on suspicion of "harming national security," though many believe their detentions are related to Canada...

Dec 20 2018

London's Gatwick Airport completely shut after drone sightings

Joe Bond's flight from Belfast was diverted to Birmingham. Gatwick has warned that disruptions could continue into Thursday. Twitter account FlightUpdates said: "Inbo...

Dec 19 2018

Markets Right Now: Plunging oil price sinks energy stocks

Crude oil has plunged by more than one-third since early October as traders anxious about a slowdown in the global economy and an increase in supply. USA crude prices tum...

Dec 19 2018

Third Canadian detained in China

Huawei has become the target of USA security concerns because of its ties to the Chinese government. Huawei has denied these allegations on multiple occasions, saying t...

Dec 19 2018

Facebook reportedly gave tech giants access to users' private messages

And Facebook allowed Microsoft to see the names of all the "friends" of users of the Bing search engine, ... Earlier this month, a British lawmaker released documents...

Dec 19 2018

Elon Musk's Boring Company to unveil LA tunnel

Elon Musk took the wraps off his Boring Co.'s first completed test tunnel on Tuesday, with a lot of razzle-dazzle, the admission he had spent $40 million of his own mone...

Dec 19 2018

OMC stocks extend gains on global supply concerns; IOC, HPCL rise

Earlier this month OPEC and non-OPEC members struck a deal in a bid to boost the market, with the 15-OPEC members saying they would reduce its output by 800,000 bpd, whil...

Dec 18 2018

YouTuber gets 'Home Alone' style revenge on package-stealing thieves

Over a period of six months, he worked on turning a HomePod box into a glitter bomb. Just for added effect, he put in some fart spray as well. The latest video on his...

Dec 18 2018

Man tried to pay for McDonald's order with bag of weed

The manager told the customer the price for his order, but the customer made a counter-offer - a baggie holding a "green leafy substance", an arrest report states. Police...

Dec 18 2018

Trump warns Federal Reserve against 'another mistake'

Take the Victory!,' Trump tweeted . Volatile markets and mixed inflation data have amplified investors' doubts about how many times the Fed can raise rates. "We see the ...

Dec 18 2018

Email scam targets Netflix's millions of subscribers

But even without these giveaways, you should always be wary of emails that ask for personal information, even if they appear to come from companies that you trust. "The l...

Dec 18 2018

Every Photo You Need to See of the $100,000 Lincoln Continental Coach

The center seat in the rear bench is replaced with a big center console. "The center-opening doors became synonymous with the Lincoln Continental , even though they we...

Dec 18 2018

Former CBS Chief Les Moonves Denied Massive Severance

Moonves was forced to step down in September, following a New Yorker story in which a dozen women came forward claiming he had sexually harassed or assaulted them. By t...

Dec 17 2018

California farm linked to tainted romaine lettuce issues cauliflower recall

The agency stressed that consumers should continue to avoid any romaine lettuce not labeled with the harvest date and location. "Adam Bros. Farming, Inc. Lettuce that h...