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Mar 01 2019

Amazon rolls out Project Zero, a three-pronged approach to curbing counterfeits

Amazon says companies will also be able to remove listings on their own. Amazon has faced criticism over the existence of counterfeits on its platform in recent years. ...

Mar 01 2019

YouTube disables comments on videos of children

As part of YouTube's bid to clamp down on harmful online behavior, it said it would be introducing a " more effective classifier" capable of identifying and deleting twi...

Mar 01 2019

I'll Be Damned, the $35,000 Tesla Model 3 Is Actually Here

Furthermore, Tesla's new Model 3 has "standard maps and navigation", downgraded cloth seats and trim, "basic audio", and no heated seats. Over the a year ago, the firm ...

Mar 01 2019

USA economy slows in fourth quarter, growing at 2.6 percent rate

The latest estimates from the Federal Reserve Bank of NY, for example, suggest the US economy will have grown at an annual rate barely above 1 % in the first quarter of ...

Mar 01 2019

Martha Stewart joins Canopy Growth on new line of product

We do hope she moves on to people products soon, 'cause how live would a Martha Stewart weed lasagna be? Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart is teaming up with the world's la...

Mar 01 2019

Victoria's Secret store closures planned in Canada, U.S.

Victoria's Secret has recently encountered criticism for its failure to adapt to consumer demand for more custom-fitted bras and inclusive advertising and messaging. "Giv...

Mar 01 2019

Fed settles for big balance-sheet future

The overall consumer price inflation is estimated to have been 1.7 percent in December, which is below the Fed's 2 percent target. "We going to be in a position.to stop...

Mar 01 2019

US firms in China worry bilateral ties will worsen

Should Trump feel compelled to cut a deal, even if it means having to forgo some of the major sticking points on the list of USA priorities, that could pave the way for...

Feb 28 2019

Venezuelan Opposition Leader Juan Guaidó Meets Brazil's Bolsonaro

The US draft resolution garnered the minimum nine votes, forcing Russian Federation and China to cast vetoes. Last month, Bolsonaro joined President Trump and many Latin ...

Feb 28 2019

Warren Buffett Still Hasn't Revealed a Berkshire Hathaway Succession Plan

You can stare at it all day and no little bitcoins come out or anything like that. But he did go out of his way in his latest annual shareholder letter to tout the virtue...

Feb 28 2019

Labour's Brexit amendment has been defeated by an 83 majority

Labour's annual conference voted to keep a second referendum on the table, but made clear the party's priority was an early election to allow it to implement its Brexit ...

Feb 27 2019

Oil Slides as Trump Tells OPEC to 'Relax'

However, the number of oil rigs in the USA, an indicator of short-term oil production in the US, decreased on Friday, Feb. 22 by four down to 853, according to data relea...

Feb 27 2019

Fiat Chrysler lays groundwork to build electrified Jeep models

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced Tuesday it would spend $4.5 billion at its production plants in MI to build the next-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee , an unnamed t...

Feb 27 2019

Elon Musk ordered to tell judge why he's not in contempt

Four hours after his February 19 tweet, Musk corrected himself, saying annualised production would probably be around 500,000 by year end, with full-year deliveries total...

Feb 27 2019

Porsche reveals its bestselling Macan SUV is going electric

The next-generation Macan will go into production "early in the next decade", Porsche confirmed in a statement Tuesday, and will be built at the same facility as the curr...

Feb 26 2019

American Hero Buys $540 in Girl Scout Cookies

Speaking with CBS News , Dillard said the two young girls sold 221 boxes of cookies on Friday and the quantity the man had purchased would have taken the troop another...

Feb 26 2019

Peugeot Group to launch Citroen brand in India with locally produced cars

The plans to enter the Indian market was announced in 2017 when PSA announced its joint venture with the CK Birla Group for the Indian market. The French group will launc...

Feb 26 2019

With aggressive offer, Adanis win bids to operate five airports

Kerala government's effort to retain the airport in its custody by forming a special objective vehicle and competing in the bid failed to make any result with Adani eme...

Feb 26 2019

British Airways flight sways in strong winds; flight diverted

Another passenger said he feared for his life. Eli Hassett, who is a regular on the flight every week, told Sky News: "We were tilting from one side of the plane to t...

Feb 26 2019

An Amtrak train with 183 passengers is stranded in Oregon

Amtrak said they are not charging passengers for any food or water. Irvin said road closures in the area due to heavy snow and downed trees are making it hard to provi...