• Hotel carbon monoxide leak kills child, sickens others
Hotel carbon monoxide leak kills child, sickens others

It was unclear how long the kids had been in distress before the hotel employees discovered them, opened the doors to the area to bring in fresh air and called 911. Another child was later found unresponsive in a first-floor room in the hotel after returning from the pool, according to reports. Five adults - two Berrien County officers, two Nil...

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  • Consumer spending up tiny 0.1 percent in February
Consumer spending up tiny 0.1 percent in February

Economists polled by MarketWatch has forecast 0.2% gain in spending. While unseasonably warm weather reduced households' heating bills, it restricted spending last month. It was last down 0.25 percent at 111.61 yen. U.S. government policy may further boost the economy and eventually add fuel to an inflation rate that is already approaching the ce...

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  • Tesla ships record number of vehicles over the first quarter of 2017
Tesla ships record number of vehicles over the first quarter of 2017

It delivered 13,450 Model S sedans and 11,550 of the Model X sports utility vehicle. Production in the first quarter also hit a quarterly record at 25,418 vehicles. There is no shortage of analysts who have their money on Tesla under performing on the delivery side of things, and who can blame them? The Model 3 is also expected to boost Te...

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  • Trump national security aides complete North Korea policy review
Trump national security aides complete North Korea policy review

When pressed about whether he could do it one-on-one without China's help, the president said, "I don't have to say any more". Chinese President Xi Jinping is scheduled to meet Donald Trump on April 6 and 7 at the U.S. Satellite images indicate Pyongyang is getting ready for its sixth nuclear test and has been testing ballistic missiles with an e...

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  • Brexit will be 'punitive enough' for the UK - Tusk
Brexit will be 'punitive enough' for the UK - Tusk

The British government said it looked forward to beginning negotiations once the draft guidelines have been formally agreed by the other 27 European Union states. Tusk speaking in Valletta, Malta on Friday morning. The European Parliament said Britain would violate law if it negotiates trade deals with individual companies before it leaves the ...

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  • EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops
EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops

A UC Berkeley study found that 7-year-old children in the Salinas Valley who were exposed to high levels during pregnancy had slightly lower IQ scores than their peers. He ignored the study from Colombia in making this decision. It said it remains confident that authorized uses of chlorpyrifos offers "wide margins of protection for human health...

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  • China March factory activity expands but at slower pace - Caixin PMI
China March factory activity expands but at slower pace - Caixin PMI

China's manufacturing sector in March stayed above the boom or bust mark for the eighth month in a row, fresh evidence of a stabilizing economy, said the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Friday's surveys came as Brexit and the US central banks' recent interest rate hike kept global appetite for risk in check. A steadier currency so far this y...

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  • White House discloses financial information for Steve Bannon, Jared Kushner
White House discloses financial information for Steve Bannon, Jared Kushner

In all, Hahn reported investments that could be worth as much as $2.5 million. White House press secretary Sean Spicer described the business people who have joined the administration as "very blessed and very successful", and said the disclosure forms will show that they have set aside "a lot" to go into public service.

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  • South Africa's Zuma has appointed capable ministers - top ANC member says
South Africa's Zuma has appointed capable ministers - top ANC member says

Gordhan and his deputy Mcebisi Jonas were met with rousing applause when they walked into the room at Treasury. "In the face of such persistently widespread criticism, condemnation and demand, is it asking too much to express the hope that you will choose the correct way that is gaining momentum, to consider stepping down?" The incredibly far-r...

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  • Nevada's Democratic US Senator Opposing Gorsuch Confirmation
Nevada's Democratic US Senator Opposing Gorsuch Confirmation

The GOP did not disclose its source for the audio, which was obtained at a fundraiser Sunday in Springfield. The network is also planning to run ads targeting four Democratic senators: Claire McCaskill of Missouri, Joe Donnelly of Indiana, Jon Tester of Montana, and Michael Bennet of Colorado.

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  • Convicted Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to state charges
Convicted Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to state charges

He was sentenced to the death earlier this year for shooting nine people at Emanuel AME in June 2015. She says the deal allows Roof, who's been in the Charleston County jail awaiting his state trial, to be transferred to federal custody. "He won't ever feel the sun on his skin again". "'Praise God' was the response of Felicia Sanders", Savage sai...

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  • What the Death of Broadband Privacy Rules Means
What the Death of Broadband Privacy Rules Means

The canceled rule had set out to give more control to users over their online privacy, making sure that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) would have to inform their users prior to sharing and collecting your online data about your behavior on Internet.

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  • Lululemon's shares drop after weak outlook
Lululemon's shares drop after weak outlook

Lululemon shares tumbled more than 23 percent to $51, their lowest level since December 2015, after brokerages slashed their price targets and ratings. shares traded was 2608250. Lululemon Athletica Inc . saw its revenue jump 12 per cent in the fourth quarter, which included a robust holiday selling season, but executives warned of a "slow sta...

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  • ConocoPhillips Exits Most Canadian Operations
ConocoPhillips Exits Most Canadian Operations

The US oil firm will retain its 50% interest in the Surmont oil sands project, a joint venture with Total E&P Canada, and its liquids-rich Blueberry-Montney shale assets. In a news release Wednesday, the DBRS credit rating agency said it would place Cenovus's ratings under review with negative implications because of the increase in debt from the ...

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  • It's over: Britain files for divorce from the European Union
It's over: Britain files for divorce from the European Union

Mr Tusk said the EU27 were "more determined and more united than before", with a strong mandate to defend the EU's interests in the "difficult" negotiations ahead. "We all want a country that is fairer so that everyone has the chance to succeed", she said in a prepared statement to Parliament. "Now is not the time", May said of a new Scottish v...

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  • DOJ Said Yates Needed To Consult White House On Russia Testimony
DOJ Said Yates Needed To Consult White House On Russia Testimony

Devin Nunes (R-CA) for his "unflappable" calm in the face of accusations that he has irreparably compromised the House investigation and calls for him to step down. It warns that there is a limit to what she could reveal in her testimony and that "she needs to consult with the White House". Schiff said he wanted to hear testimony from Yates abou...

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  • FRENCH REVENGE: President Hollande blasts 'Brexit will be PAINFUL for the British'
FRENCH REVENGE: President Hollande blasts 'Brexit will be PAINFUL for the British'

Gnodde said Goldman Sachs could make long-term decisions only after those negotiations were complete. Just before 10am local time, Sir Time Barrow, Britain's permanent representative to the EU left the British Embassy and drove the short distance to the European Council building.

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  • Uber suspends self-driving auto program after Arizona crash
Uber suspends self-driving auto program after Arizona crash

The accident, in which no one was seriously injured, occurred Friday in Tempe, a city in Arizona, Uber said . According to Tempe Police, the Uber SUV was heading south on McClintock when a driver made an illegal left turn, crashing into the SUV.

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  • BlackRock shakes up struggling active stock-picking unit
BlackRock shakes up struggling active stock-picking unit

The company plans to axe seven portfolio managers from funds with around $30 billion (£24 million) of assets, shifting its strategy towards a numbers-driven quantitative approach. The changes, announced on Wednesday, follow the development of BlackRock's ETF offering and expansion of its active fixed income platform to combat low interest rates.

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  • Utilities vow to finish reactors despite Westinghouse woes
Utilities vow to finish reactors despite Westinghouse woes

Westinghouse lists eight of its AP1000 plants under construction in the US and China. Toshiba said through a prepared statement it was guaranteeing as much as $200 million of Westinghouse's financing and added that the unit would be taken out of its consolidated books at the end of March.

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