Elon Musk Outlines How His Chicago ‘Loop’ Transport Will Work

But the Chicago Tribune cited comments from Mayor Rahm Emanuel about the decision to go with Musk's bid. Known as the Chicago Express Loop, the new system will feature "electric skate" vehicles that will whisk passengers through underground... More..

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Feds raise interest rates, meaning you'll pay more for credit
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Feds raise interest rates, meaning you'll pay more for credit

The Fed's policy statement said that the "labour market has continued to strengthen" and added that economic activity "has been rising at a solid rate ". The new interest rate guidance shows the Fed will c...More..

Comcast offers $65 billion cash bid for 21st Century Fox
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Comcast offers $65 billion cash bid for 21st Century Fox

This could result in a massive bidding war that will shape the industry for years to come. In a letter to Fox executives (namely Rupert, James and Lachlan Murdoch), Comcast CEO Brian Roberts wrote that af...More..

‘Net neutrality’ dies today, except in Washington state
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

‘Net neutrality’ dies today, except in Washington state

The house bill passed in February by a 93-5 vote . The measure already passed the Senate. Ahead of the December 14 commission vote that ended those Obama-era net neutrality regulations, current FCC Chairman A...More..

Dennis Rodman arrives in Singapore ahead of Trump-Kim summit
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Dennis Rodman arrives in Singapore ahead of Trump-Kim summit

United States and North Korean officials huddled at Singapore's Ritz Carlton Hotel on Monday ahead of the sit-down. " North Korea has previously confirmed to us its willingness to denuclearize, and we are ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Pompeo Warns North Korea: 'Irreversible Denuclearization' Only Acceptable Outcome

In March, Trump surprised the world by accepting an invitation from Kim to meet in person. He said that those talks "in fact are moving quite rapidly and will come to a logical conclusion more quickly than ...More..

Ghana football boss resigns after being banned by FIFA
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Ghana football boss resigns after being banned by FIFA

President of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana Kwabena Yeboah has been appointed as acting Ghana Football Association President. Ghana has chose to dissolve its national football association a day aft...More..

Memorable Moments From the 2018 Tony Awards
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Memorable Moments From the 2018 Tony Awards

Andrew dedicated his award to the LGBTQ community and referenced the case of a bakery that refused to bake a cake for a gay couple. Praising playwright Tony Kushner, an emotional Lane said, "Tony wrote one o...More..

Tesla Teases Model Y Compact SUV
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Tesla Teases Model Y Compact SUV

At present, Tesla makes cars south of San Francisco in Fremont and has its lone Tesla Gigafactory, which makes only batteries, outside Reno, Nevada. 'As we expand our EV capabilities and commitment, we get ...More..

Expect disagreements over tariffs at G7 summit: Canada official
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Expect disagreements over tariffs at G7 summit: Canada official

Trudeau told the premiers he plans to vigorously defend and protect Canadian workers and industry, and that he is committed to successfully renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement "that is in the ...More..

Airline boss stirs gender debate with provocative comment
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Airline boss stirs gender debate with provocative comment

Afterwards, during in interview with Bloomberg TV, Mr Al Baker pointed out that more than one-third of Qatar Airways staff were female, including pilots and senior vice-presidents. "So we actually encourage w...More..

United States allies hit back over steel and aluminium tariffs
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

United States allies hit back over steel and aluminium tariffs

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada , May 31, 2018 . "This is $16.6 billion of retaliation", said Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Chrysti...More..

Burger King is celebrating National Donut Day with a Whopper donut
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Burger King is celebrating National Donut Day with a Whopper donut

Limit is one per customer, and no purchase is necessary. Between 5 a.m. and 10 a.m. today, buy any "dispensed beverage" and get a free donut to go with it. Edible Arrangements is offering a free, cored Gra...More..

Gladu Critical Of Trans Mountain Pipeline Purchase
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Gladu Critical Of Trans Mountain Pipeline Purchase

Indian Chiefs, in an emailed statement . What all this shows is the abject failure of Trudeau's and Notley's superficial and absurd belief that imposing a national carbon price on Canadians would give them t...More..

Service Dog Gives Birth to 8 Puppies at Florida Airport Gate
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Service Dog Gives Birth to 8 Puppies at Florida Airport Gate

The new mom, owner Diane Van Atter and the puppies' father, Golden Nugget, were waiting for a flight home Friday when the puppies started arriving one by one. It was quite a scene to take in, too. They were awa...More..

Trump says 'productive' talks held on reinstating N Korea summit
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Trump says 'productive' talks held on reinstating N Korea summit

The Friday statement from a top diplomat said Pyongyang regretted Washington's decision to nix the summit and said it was still willing to sit down with the United States. "We would like to make known to the U....More..

Big oil consumers start to lock-in prices as Brent urges to $80
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Big oil consumers start to lock-in prices as Brent urges to $80

Brent crude futures were trading $1.08, or 1.4 percent, lower at $78.45 a barrel as of 10:54 a.m. EDT, while USA crude lost 85 cents to $71.35 a barrel. The commercial crude inventory remains in the lower ha...More..

Driver WARNING - Petrol and diesel prices could rise over 140p per litre
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Driver WARNING - Petrol and diesel prices could rise over 140p per litre

The reason behind the increasing fuel prices is the increase of the price of crude oil in the global market and the weakening of INR against United States dollars. This brings us to the crucial question about t...More..

Comcast Preparing
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Comcast Preparing "Superior" Bid to Purchase Fox

Any offer would be "all-cash and at a premium" to Disney's all-share offer, Comcast said in a statement . Now Comcast is prepared to swoop in to outbid Disney for assets that include the prolific 20th Cent...More..

Jared Kushner now has permanent security clearance
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Jared Kushner now has permanent security clearance

Kushner was in peril in the special counsel investigation. "A year ago, Jared was one of the first to voluntarily cooperate with any investigation into the 2016 campaign and related topics", Lowell said in a ...More..

Kroger Tackles Amazon Rivalry With Exclusive New Partnership
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Kroger Tackles Amazon Rivalry With Exclusive New Partnership

Kroger shares were last up 1.6 percent on the deal , with investors reassured by the USA company saying the move would not dampen expected earnings for 2018 and 2019. Over the next three years, they will aim ...More..

National Weather Service warns of hail, flood risks Monday in Will County
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

National Weather Service warns of hail, flood risks Monday in Will County

The temperature is predicted to drop to about 60 degrees tonight. The river was expected to reach 18.6 feet by early Wednesday; minor flooding begins at 18 feet, according to the alert. "Main concern deals with...More..

Margot Kidder Passes Away at Age 69
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Margot Kidder Passes Away at Age 69

Like Reeve's Superman , Kidder's Lois has become the gold standard by which portrayals of the character are judged, and her interpretation of Lois can be felt even in the more recent big screen outings l...More..

Kia to launch 48V mild hybrid diesel
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Kia to launch 48V mild hybrid diesel

Kia Motors is the first manufacturer to offer consumers hybrid, plug-in hybrid, battery-electric and 48-volt technology across its model line-up. In the diesel Sportage , Kia says the 48-volt system impr...More..

Senate barely passes resolution to restore net neutrality
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Senate barely passes resolution to restore net neutrality

The public today understands that the free flow of information online is crucial to protecting free speech and maintaining space for political movements that safeguard our constitutional rights. Ron Wyden (D-Or...More..