• Elon Musk tries to help, but does not always succeed
Elon Musk tries to help, but does not always succeed

For more news videos visit Yahoo View . Now, the diver says he might sue . "I have to take advice". The following week, he hung up on the chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board who called to tell him the agency was booting Tesla representatives from the investigation of a fatal crash involving a Model X driver.

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  • Elon Musk on Tesla (and Himself): 'We Were Huge Idiots'
Elon Musk on Tesla (and Himself): 'We Were Huge Idiots'

Those have already prompted Tesla to raise its prices for Chinese consumers (more on that below). Bullish on his Chinese dream, Tesla and SpaceX Founder Elon Musk on Thursday said he had excellent meetings with senior leaders and will aim to invest long-term in the country.

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  • Ryanair cancels 30 flights as pilots strike in Ireland
Ryanair cancels 30 flights as pilots strike in Ireland

The Irish budget carrier confirmed it had cancelled 30 flights between Ireland and the United Kingdom and these were focused on routes that would allow passengers to find alternative flights easily. That is just ahead of planned strikes by cabin crew in Spain Italy, Portugal and Belgium on 25 July and 26 July. Ryanair released a statement on Tu...

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  • US Adds 213000 Jobs In June, But Unemployment Rate Inches Up
US Adds 213000 Jobs In June, But Unemployment Rate Inches Up

Buoyant job creation: The U.S. economy continues to be one of the most dynamic job creators in the world, adding 213,000 jobs in June (the median estimate of analysts surveyed by Bloomberg called for a gain of 195,000). Economists, however, expect that job gains will continue during the second half of the year, while inflation will remain relati...

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  • US adds a solid 213,000 jobs; unemployment up to 4 pct
US adds a solid 213,000 jobs; unemployment up to 4 pct

Unemployment ticked up slightly to 4 percent as more people looked for work. Wages were a bit of a disappointment in Friday's report , with average hourly earnings rising by 0.2% over the prior month and 2.7% over the prior year. Now back to the number you are seeing in today's headline - the 4 percent unemployment rate. Signs of strength ha...

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  • Gas prices are up and OPEC ‘doing little to help’
Gas prices are up and OPEC ‘doing little to help’

Another day, another economic threat from Donald Trump . Your tweets have driven the prices up by at least $10 per barrel. The United States pulled out of a multinational deal in May to lift sanctions against Iran in return for curbs to its nuclear programme.

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  • Canada's Building Trades Unions Stands with Trudeau Government on Misguided US Tariffs
Canada's Building Trades Unions Stands with Trudeau Government on Misguided US Tariffs

But the NAFTA talks have been stalled for several weeks and Lopez Obrador enters the scene as tensions between Canada and the United States have intensified as the two countries have become embroiled in a trade dispute. Lopez Obrador's opponents have suggested his election will create more tension with Washington at a time when relations are al...

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  • USA will act if not treated properly — Trump warns WTO
USA will act if not treated properly — Trump warns WTO

The website AXIOS , as well as AOL, are both reporting that the Trump Administration has drafted a bill that would abandon the United States' commitment to the World Trade Organization's rules. During his meeting with Rutte, Trump also said that his administration would be meeting with European Union officials to "work something out" on trade.

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  • China Warns US
China Warns US "Opening Fire" On World With Tariff Threats

The official China Daily has taken another swing against the USA policy. Beijing has pledged to retaliate with equal tariffs on $34 billion in USA goods. While Trump touts announcements of jobs created in steel plants due to the tariffs, manufacturing industries warn many more jobs will be lost in companies producing autos, auto parts, appliances...

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  • Oil falls as Saudi, Russian output rises
Oil falls as Saudi, Russian output rises

So, how much support can Trump garner for his economic assault against Iran? Brian Hook, the State Department director of policy planning, said on Monday that he and the Treasury under secretary for terrorism and financial intelligence, Sigal Mandelker, would be leaving for the Gulf region "in the coming days", accompanied senior officials, to ...

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  • Tesla hits 5,000 Model 3 production target
Tesla hits 5,000 Model 3 production target

No standard automotive solution could be built in time , so we created a new solution. "Not only did we factory gate over 5,000 Model 3's, but we also achieved the S & X production target for a combined 7,000 vehicle week!" Tesla's heavily-shorted shares rose as much as 6.4 percent to $364.78 (£277.6) in early trading, but sank after sever...

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  • Amazon Delivery Service Partner program wants you to start shipping
Amazon Delivery Service Partner program wants you to start shipping

The company says the program is set up so successful delivery partners can make up to $300,000 in annual profit. Entry costs for Delivery Service Partners start at $10,000 - an initialexpense Amazon will reimburse to qualifiedmilitary veterans from a specifically allocated $1 million fund.

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  • China eager to defuse trade pressures
China eager to defuse trade pressures

China and the European Union (EU) agreed on Monday to launch a group that will work to update global trade rules to address technology policy, subsidies and other emerging irritants and preserve support for worldwide trade amid U.S. US crude stocks fell almost 10 million barrels last week while the fall in Canadian exports helped drain supplies of ...

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  • Amazon sends pharmacy stocks tumbling after snapping up online chemist
Amazon sends pharmacy stocks tumbling after snapping up online chemist

Drugs are sorted by day and time, rather than medication. Founded in 2013, Boston-based PillPack is an online pharmacy that ships pre-packaged doses of medication straight to customers' doors. At the time, Parker argued that the company was working to protect its monopoly on home-delivered prescriptions, which Express Scripts disputed. Amaz...

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  • OPEC agrees ouput rise of ‘about’ 1 million barrels
OPEC agrees ouput rise of ‘about’ 1 million barrels

Leaders from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) have agreed on a modest increase in oil production from next month, according to Al Jazeera. "The Republic of the Congo is thrilled and honored to be joining OPEC and to do our part to preserve an equilibrium in global oil markets and ensuring a sufficient flow of investments...

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  • Erdogan's election victory praised around world
Erdogan's election victory praised around world

The state-run Anadolu Agency said the CHP-led alliance received 34 percent of the parliamentary vote, while Erdogan's Justice and Development Party, or AKP, lost its majority. The expanded authority of the office is the result of constitutional changes narrowly approved in a referendum previous year, which will afford Erdogan autonomy to direct...

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Prime Day Date Leaked
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Prime Day Date Leaked

Amazon also releases some of the best deals for the Prime members in days like Amazon Day sale which the company hosts each year and where most of the products are available at heavy discounts. Amazon India has silently introduced monthly subscription of Prime membership . As usual we'll have all the best deals up on site, so you don't have...

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  • Online shopping prices likely to rise after new sales tax ruling
Online shopping prices likely to rise after new sales tax ruling

The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision overruled a 1992 ruling that found the Constitution didn't allow states to require businesses to collect sales taxes unless they have a substantial connection to the state. In Massachusetts, you don't have to pay the 6.25% sales tax on clothing and food, but you do for luxury items like jewelry. Most states would ...

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  • Court ruling clears way for Iowa to collect new sales taxes
Court ruling clears way for Iowa to collect new sales taxes

Supreme Court said in a major ruling on Thursday that undercut an advantage many e-commerce companies have enjoyed over brick-and-mortar rivals. Amazon began collecting sales taxes on purchases in every state past year, though it does not collect sales taxes on purchases made through third-party vendors.

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  • Trump determined to hit China as tit-for-tat tariff war erupts
Trump determined to hit China as tit-for-tat tariff war erupts

Since US products-like the iPhone X that has parts from China-are sold globally, consumers around the world will be affected. Despite the Chinese government's repeated pledges to further open its economy, 46 percent of respondents in the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China's annual business survey said they thought the number of regulator...

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  • Trump threatens new round of $200bn tariffs on Chinese goods
Trump threatens new round of $200bn tariffs on Chinese goods

In a separate statement, Lighthizer said that he supported Trump's action and that his agency "is preparing the proposed tariffs to offset China's action". farming sector. The plunge was reportedly triggered by an ongoing trade conflict between Washington and Beijing , in which the U.S. administration has taken an aggressive stance towar...

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  • Stocks sink as new Trump tariff threat spooks investors
Stocks sink as new Trump tariff threat spooks investors

In a forcefully worded statement , it said Beijing is ready to "defend the interests of the Chinese people and enterprises". "If the U.S. loses its senses and publishes a new list, China will be forced to take comprehensive measures that are both strong in quantity and gravity and will fight back", it read .

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  • Trump Says Watchdog Report 'Total Disaster' for Federal Bureau of Investigation and Comey
Trump Says Watchdog Report 'Total Disaster' for Federal Bureau of Investigation and Comey

But it said, “We found no evidence that the conclusions by the prosecutors were affected by bias or other improper considerations; rather, we determined that they were based on the prosecutors assessment of the facts, the law and past department practice.”.

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  • Kansas City Police Involved in Stand-off with Sword-Wielding Woman
Kansas City Police Involved in Stand-off with Sword-Wielding Woman

An inmate overpowered two sheriff's deputies while being transported to a Kansas City courthouse on Friday, resulting in a shooting that killed one deputy and critically wounded the other, authorities said. The surviving deputy is female. Terry Zeigler, chief of the KCKPD, told the paper the deputies were transporting the inmate from the jail, wh...

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  • Are US and China on the brink of a trade war?
Are US and China on the brink of a trade war?

In one of those agreements, which was conditional on Trump not threatening new tariffs , China promised to buy $70 billion worth of US agricultural and energy products - a trade-deficit reducing deal which Trump had prematurely hailed as a victory .

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  • Federal Reserve raises interest rates
Federal Reserve raises interest rates

US Treasury yields rose after the Federal Reserve raised its key rate and signaled two more hikes this year , a greater amount than previously expected. The committee's forecast for the long-run sustainable growth rate of the economy held at 1.8 per cent, suggesting policy makers are skeptical of the effect of tax cuts on the economy's capacit...

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  • Rep. Hanabusa Comments on the North Korea Agreement
Rep. Hanabusa Comments on the North Korea Agreement

His statement follows a report from the New York Times, which criticized the White House for lacking a scientific advisory team. Pentagon officials were surprised Tuesday after President Donald Trump vowed at the summit with North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un to cancel " provocative " joint military drills with South Korea .

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  • Phillies poke fun at IHOP with ridiculous name change
Phillies poke fun at IHOP with ridiculous name change

The news website says that they changed their name because they now "burger" just as well as they "pancake". The "b", it seems, stands for burgers. "We've pancaked pancakes for 60 years now so it's the flawless time to start burgerin' burgers".

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  • Trump pitches ending trade tariffs at G-7 summit
Trump pitches ending trade tariffs at G-7 summit

Trump created a distraction when he walked in late for Saturday's breakfast meeting during the Group of Seven summit of leading industrialized nations being held in Quebec . "They should let Russian Federation come back in, because we should have Russian Federation at the negotiating table", Trump said. President Donald Trump listens during a ...

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  • See Porsche's first fully electric car
See Porsche's first fully electric car

With this setup, Porsche claims that the Taycan will complete a 0-100 km/h sprint in 3.5 seconds and take just under 12 seconds for a 0-200 km/h speed run. At Porsche , the vehicle names generally have a concrete connection with the corresponding model and its characteristics. Porsche says the Taycan will feature two electric motors gene...

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  • GFA dissolved by Ghana government
GFA dissolved by Ghana government

On Wednesday, June 6, the Adjudicatory Chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee received a complaint /request from Anas Aremeyaw Anas through Cromwell Gray LLP, to institute investigations into the conduct of Kwesi Nyantakyi based on the content of Number 12.

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  • Expect disagreements over tariffs at G7 summit - Canada official
Expect disagreements over tariffs at G7 summit - Canada official

However, Trump can tell Trudeau himself on Friday when he joins leader from the U.K., Canada, Japan, Italy, Germany and France at the G7 Summit. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau turned down the United States' (US) proposal to scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and signed a bilateral trade pact on Wednesday.

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  • Motorists hit by 'hellish' petrol price rise in May
Motorists hit by 'hellish' petrol price rise in May

The cost of a tank of diesel for a family auto became £3.37 more expensive during May at £72.81. Figures from the RAC showed that the cost of petrol increased by 6p a litre in May, taking the average price of unleaded from 123.43p to 129.41p.

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  • Starbucks Chairman Schultz to retire from the coffee giant | CMO Strategy
Starbucks Chairman Schultz to retire from the coffee giant | CMO Strategy

But investors have been underwhelmed by the company's new outlook, with the shares falling about 11 per cent in the past year. "The move is likely to stoke speculation about his entry into politics", said the New York Times , which was among a dozen news organization which immediately broached the possibility.

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  • Merkel has Rejected any Possible Financial Support for the Italian bank
Merkel has Rejected any Possible Financial Support for the Italian bank

Both parties campaigned on a policy platform that was characteristically hostile toward the European Union and the euro. But Ms. Merkel must also maintain a fragile equilibrium within her own governing coalition. In another nod to Macron, Merkel said she had a "positive view" of his joint European military intervention force. After months of dith...

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