Economy

Google to use Waymo self-driving trucks in Atlanta

Waymo began testing the technology on the trucks in 2017 at California and Arizona research facilities. However, the company said in a blog post today that it...


Technical glitch hits Sydney airport, delaying flights

Sydney Airport has begun processing passengers after it came to a standstill on Friday morning following "technical issues" that affected two of its terminals. ...


Jobs Report Was No Fairy Tale

The unemployment rate was unchanged and remain low at 4.1 percent in February. The Labor Department outlined the gains in its February jobs report , whic...


Saudi allows Air India overflights to Israel

But the historic animosity has given way to cautious, if often denied, cooperation based on a shared enmity towards Iran. Yesterday, Air India launched the ti...


Stocks dive late, snapping 10-month winning streak

In Canada, the S&P/TSX composite index was down 48.73 points to 15,393.95 in a largely broad-based decline. "It's helping about a dozen stocks in those indu...


IEA: Russia's oil output to reach its peak in 2020

Soaring oil production from the USA is set to buoy global oil demand through 2020, but the International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned that more investment w...


India regained status of world's fastest growing major economy

According to government data, India's Gross Domestic Product or GDP 7.2 percent during the aforementioned quarter. The figure raised hope that the disrupt...


Many Europe Airports Still Closed as Storm Rages

The website claims to have "all the live, accurate flight information you need" from airports around the UK. "All passengers should check with their airline b...


Schaaf Responds To ICE Chief's Criticism Of Warning About Raids

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf said she has no regrets for warning the public of impending immigration operations and that she would do it again. Schaaf's ...


Cheap debt behind M&A 'purchasing frenzy' - Warren Buffett

Berkshire said that NICO Group's premiums earned were $US4.451 billion, down $US198 million (or 4%) in 2017 compared to 2016 when the figure was $US4.646 billio...


Oil dips as industry report shows swelling spare USA oil supply

Next half of the year will pull up the oil market again, says Joel Hancock, an analyst of Natixis. Crude oil prices slipped lower on Tuesday. The West ...


Japan: police finds missing woman's detached head

Police have formally arrested the 26-year-old and he has confessed to "abandoning the woman's body", according to national broadcaster NHK. The woman posted o...


U.S. doing little to combat Russian Federation meddling in next elections

They were directed by Vladimir Putin, a dictator, thug, corrupt oligarch and thief, but Trump has yet to disavow anything Putin has done or said. And until it w...


BB&T outage affecting ATMs, online banking

BB&T officials said they were working on the issue and would continue to update customers on Twitter and their website . The first notice of the outage was ...


Existing Home Sales Slip Nationally & Locally, But Why?

After last month's decline, sales are 4.8 percent below a year ago, the largest annual drop since August 2014, and their slowest pace since September. Less than...


Employment numbers steady but wage growth stuck in neutral

However, Norway believes that the marginal change is well within the margin of error. The number of Britons in work grew less than expected, rising by 88,000,...


Venezuela raised $735mn on launch of oil-backed 'petro' cryptocurrency - Maduro

President Nicolas Maduro blames the United States and Western institutions for waging "economic war" against Venezuela. The Venezuelan government is hoping ...


Police suspect Netanyahu associate of trying to bribe judge

Netanyahu has denied any and all wrongdoing. A statement from the police said two men had in 2015 "approached a public official with an offer to help advance ...


Notable Stock Analysts Ratings The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

If we look at the Volatility of The Coca-Cola Company (KO ), Week Volatility is 2.86%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.79%. This article was written with the ...


Onboard brawl forces cruise ship to make unscheduled stop

Footage from onboard the 10-day South Pacific cruise, sent to Australian broadcaster 3AW, shows the ship's security staff trying to break up a fight between bo...