• Chevrolet reveals 2019 Silverado
Chevrolet reveals 2019 Silverado

The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado , which will officially be introduced in Detroit in February, flew into the NASCAR stadium, suspended by a cable beneath a helicopter during an event celebrating the 100 years of Chevy Trucks . Also, the Silverado's side mirrors have migrated from the A-pillars to the door, a position that should help with visibilit...

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  • Ikea's Taxes to be Investigated by European Commission
Ikea's Taxes to be Investigated by European Commission

The EU's executive arm alleges the Netherlands has allowed Ikea to shift profits through different schemes to Luxembourg and Liechtenstein, where the money was not taxed. " Ikea's tax practises are a theft on society". In the first tax ruling, between 2006 and 2011, Inter Ikea was allowed by the Netherlands to pay a hefty license fee to anot...

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  • Tillerson Says North Korea Has to Stop Nuclear Tests Before Any Talks
Tillerson Says North Korea Has to Stop Nuclear Tests Before Any Talks

In a very rare appearance by a North Korean at the U.N. Security Council, Ambassador Ja Song Nam told a ministerial meeting that the country's possession of nuclear weapons was "an inevitable self-defensive measure" to defend the country against "the USA nuclear threat and blackmail".

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  • Ryanair Christmas strike may go ahead in Ireland, Italy and Portugal
Ryanair Christmas strike may go ahead in Ireland, Italy and Portugal

In a statement IMPACT said it is available to meet with management today or anytime over the weekend. The British and Italian pilots' unions have agreed to meet in early January. Niall Shanahan, a spokesman for Impact , a union to which IALPA is affiliated, said: "We indicated to Ryanair that we were happy to meet them on Wednesday, but we w...

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  • Record-breaking travel expected for holidays
Record-breaking travel expected for holidays

The growth comes despite the fact that this year's 10-day year-end holiday travel period is one day shorter than last year. "Overall, our research shows that Americans are doing better than a year ago and want to go somewhere for the holidays", said Vicky Evans, the assistant vice president of AAA Travel.

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  • Released letter details alleged misconduct by Uber
Released letter details alleged misconduct by Uber

Jacobs' letter - and, importantly, any related to Waymo - our new leadership has made clear that going forward we will compete honestly and fairly, on the strength of our ideas and technology ", Matt Kallman, an Uber spokesman, said in a statement.

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  • Canadian billionaire, wife found dead at their home
Canadian billionaire, wife found dead at their home

Mr Sherman, 75, was a prominent donor to Canada's ruling Liberal Party, drawing on a fortune that Forbes estimated at $US3.2 billion ($A4.5 billion). The couple gave tens of millions of dollars to hospitals, universities and Jewish organizations, CBC reported . Mr Sherman was involved in a series of lawsuits, including a decade-long battle wit...

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  • Free Shipping Day 2017: 5 things you need to know to save
Free Shipping Day 2017: 5 things you need to know to save

While Prime members always get unlimited free two-day shipping, free one-day and same-day shipping is only available between today and December 24 at 11:59 p.m. According to FreeShippingDay.com, almost 1,000 retailers are participating in the big event by waiving the usual minimum-purchase requirements for free delivery.

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  • Police shoot knife-wielding man at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport
Police shoot knife-wielding man at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport

A knife-wielding man was shot by Dutch military police at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport Friday. "This afternoon a man came into the office of the Marechaussee [military police] here at Schiphol and threatened my colleagues with a knife", a police spokesman told AFP news agency.

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  • Gujarat Election Results 2017: Matar
Gujarat Election Results 2017: Matar

News Nation presents the predictions on the basis of the exit poll it conducted in the two states ahead of the assembly poll results which will be declared on December 18. Congress will get between 13 and 20 seats. Around seven percent respondents had said that employment was the biggest issue. In Patan, the Thakor community is influenced by Al...

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  • Samsung's Notebook 9 Series Gets Spec Bump Ahead of CES 2018
Samsung's Notebook 9 Series Gets Spec Bump Ahead of CES 2018

For one, the 13-inch Notebook 9 2018 model has the 8th-generation Intel Core i7 processor, accompanied by 16 gigabytes (GB) of random access memory ( RAM ) and up to 512 GB of internal storage , giving the 2017 MacBook a serious competition.

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  • Nanaimo Salvation Army says man trying to dupe people in door-to-door scam
Nanaimo Salvation Army says man trying to dupe people in door-to-door scam

If you are a business that depends on a thriving local community, please know that donations to The Salvation Army will pay dividends over and over again by helping to make our neighborhoods stronger. Mr Schatz said across the Goldfields and Esperance, the Salvation Army was looking to create about 250 hampers, which would help 1250 people in the...

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  • Responding to report of Times Square area explosion
Responding to report of Times Square area explosion

Witnesses on the scene said they heard two explosions and said there was an orderly evacuation. "He intentionally detonated that device", Police Commissioner James O'Neill said. "Info is preliminary, more when available", it tweeted. Where is Manhattan's Port Authority Bus Terminal? New York City Police Department Deputy Commissioner John M...

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  • Transaction in Bitcoin under IT scanner for tax evasion
Transaction in Bitcoin under IT scanner for tax evasion

India's tax authority fears that as Bitcoin popularity is growing at a rapid speed, it might trigger the creation of several e-Ponzi schemes and hence to safeguard investors against these risks, the tax department is investigating Bitcoin exchanges operating within the country.

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  • Apple backs Finisar with US$390m for Face ID technology
Apple backs Finisar with US$390m for Face ID technology

Apple announced its manufacturing fund on Cramer's show in May . It's worth noting that this is not an equity investment - Apple calls it an "award" in its press release. The company will use the grant to reopen a 700,000-square-foot plant in Sherman, Texas to ramp up production of laser chips called vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers, or ...

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  • Killing net neutrality rules is a march toward folly
Killing net neutrality rules is a march toward folly

A small group of protesters rally against a plan to kill net neutrality rules in Washington on December 7. There are only three days left until the Federal Communications Commission votes on whether to repeal its network neutrality protections, the Obama-era rules that prevent internet providers from blocking and throttling connections to the int...

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  • South Korean business improves in China ahead of Moon's first visit
South Korean business improves in China ahead of Moon's first visit

It's a communist country to the north for South Korea with whom it's enjoyed 25 years of friendly ties particularly highlighted by extensive economic linkages and rich cultural and people-to-people exchange". However, the Chinese are vehemently opposed to the deployment of Thaad, which began in May this year, viewing it as a threat to China's secur...

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  • Target buys same-day grocery delivery service Shipt for $550M
Target buys same-day grocery delivery service Shipt for $550M

At launch, Target expects to offer same-day delivery of groceries, essentials, electronics and home goods. Our fleet of shoppers pick the items and deliver to our customers' doorsteps within the same day. "We've spoken to a number of our existing partners about this deal and all the conversations have been very positive", Smith said. "We'll conti...

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  • Ryanair pilot strike in Italy may spark similar action here
Ryanair pilot strike in Italy may spark similar action here

The Cockpit union said today that walkouts can be expected "any time starting immediately" but did not give any specific timing and ruled out strikes at Christmas. The ballot result found that 79 of the remaining 82 voted in favour of industrial action, while three were against. "This dispute is about securing a safe space for negotiations, with ...

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  • AAA: Premium gas not worth the money for most vehicles
AAA: Premium gas not worth the money for most vehicles

However, on the week, gas prices in these states are down at least two cents, while Californias price increased by a penny. Drivers are wasting their money if they use more expensive premium gasoline in vehicles that recommend but do not require it, according to new research by AAA .

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