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Uber Used Another Secret Software Program to Evade Police

Uber Used Another Secret Software Program to Evade Police Ripley: This allowed the Uber HQ team to remotely change passwords and otherwise lock up data on company-owned smartphones, laptops, and desktops as well as shut down the devices'. While legal experts say that it is normal for a company to protect its data, Uber is unique in that it often intentionally tries to circumvent local laws. [Full Article...]

FCA to invest $1B in MI plant, pay out bonuses

The company said that the actions were possible partially because of the passage of tax reform. He says employees should also share in the tax savings. Fiat Chrysler is the latest company to make changes because of the new tax law. FCA's announcement gave the automaker an early leg up on attention from the Detroit auto show. [Full Article...]

Ford announces 2006 Ranger recall

Ford announces 2006 Ranger recall The manufacturer said it made the decision to recall the vehicles following two incidents involving cars built on the same day. The company has set up a website where drivers can check their vehicle identification numbers to see if their truck is included in the recall. [Full Article...]

Mazda plant caps Alabama auto sector's successful year

Mazda plant caps Alabama auto sector's successful year Multiple media outlets in North Carolina are reporting that the state offered $1.5 billion in incentives to attract the Toyota-Mazda plant. The new plant will be located in Huntsville about 14 miles from Toyota's plant. With more than 150 Tier 1 and 2 automotive suppliers in the state as well as automakers, there are approximately 57,000 automotive manufacturing jobs in Alabama. [Full Article...]

China Trade Cools As Imports Fall Short But Exports Rise 11%

Recently, acting Governor of the Far Eastern region Andrei Tarasenko told Sputnik, that the turnover between Russia's Primorsky Territory and China increased by 14 percent or $2.5 billion over the first nine months of 2017. ANZ analyst Betty Wang said that even though a broad-based bilateral trade war is "highly unlikely" in 2018, it is possible that the USA will take "unilateral actions on Chines... [Full Article...]

Sam's Club in Orange to close

Sam's Club in Orange to close When one user asked about picking up a prescription from a closing store, Sam's Club said: "Pharmacies will stay open for at least two weeks, and we will work with each state's Board of Pharmacy to help guide this transition". "It is with great saddest that we are losing one of our box clubs in the area as well as the displacement of so many employees", said Mayor Armstead. [Full Article...]

In first mission of 2018, ISRO launches 100th satellite

In first mission of 2018, ISRO launches 100th satellite Last June, India launched its heaviest-ever rocket it hopes will eventually be able to carry astronauts into space, a feat only Russian Federation, the United States and China have achieved. Modi's government has been promoting a domestic space programme as a demonstration of low-priced technology and last February launched 104 satellites in a single mission, a lot of them for foreign customers. [Full Article...]

Ice Cream Recall: Listeria Concerns in 30 Chains' Ice Cream Bars

Ice Cream Recall: Listeria Concerns in 30 Chains' Ice Cream Bars The brands and merchants affected include ALDI, Dollar Tree, Kroger , Market Basket, Great Value (Walmart), Stoneridge and others listed on the FDA website . The products made by Fieldbrook Foods Corporation have different branding depending on the store that their being sold. There is no evidence of any contamination prior to October 31, 2017, but the company has issued the recall back to J... [Full Article...]

Tesco Ireland sees sales rise over Christmas

Tesco Ireland sees sales rise over Christmas On Thursday, M&S said same store food sales fell 0.4%. And although some shareholders will be put at ease by a reiteration of FY guidance, it seems unlikely to reduce concerns that the M&S turnaround is failing to see the success of the aforementioned Tesco , while also raising further questions about how much pressure the United Kingdom high street can handle from the rise of online retailers.... [Full Article...]

A Woman Actually, Successfully Returned Her Dead Christmas Tree

A Woman Actually, Successfully Returned Her Dead Christmas Tree An aghast Costco customer recounted the tale of another customer who he said returned her "dead" Christmas tree to the store for a full refund. A picture accompanying the post showed a woman with a red "X" over her face standing with a dead Christmas tree at the Costco customer service counter. [Full Article...]

Ripple says MoneyGram to test its digital coin for payments

Ripple says MoneyGram to test its digital coin for payments This partnership with MoneyGram is crucial for both - the technology behind Ripple and the cryptocurrency of XRP. As part of the agreement, MoneyGram will pilot XRP in their payment flows and also explore integration into Ripple's ecosystem through xVia. [Full Article...]

Walmart workers win pay rise after Trump tax cuts

Walmart workers win pay rise after Trump tax cuts The tax law gives the retailer an opportunity to be more competitive globally and to accelerate investment plans for the USA, he said . The Republican plan cuts the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent. The hike will also increase the average hourly pay at Wal-Mart for full-time employees to $14.50 from a current $13.85. Parental leave has been another area in which retailers in... [Full Article...]

NYC sues oil companies over effects of fossil fuels

NYC sues oil companies over effects of fossil fuels At a news conference in lower Manhattan, an audience of environmentalists booed and groaned as de Blasio listed the five defendants, which he said were the largest investor-owned fossil fuel companies as measured by contributions to global warming: BP, Chevron , ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil, and Royal Dutch Shell. [Full Article...]

Trump says he would beat Oprah Winfrey in White House race

Trump says he would beat Oprah Winfrey in White House race Gayle King , one of Oprah's close friends, told CBS News that Oprah was "intrigued by the idea" of a presidential bid, but does not now have plans to run. In November, she told a Tokyo summit that sexual harassment of women should "never be tolerated". "It's not happening. She has no intention of running", the source said. [Full Article...]

Beijing weighs slowing, halting purchases of US Treasuries

Beijing weighs slowing, halting purchases of US Treasuries The report comes amid increasing nervousness about bond weakness after the Bank of Japan said on Tuesday it will trim its purchases of Japanese government bonds, raising speculation it will reduce its monetary stimulus this year. Japan was second with USA bond holdings worth $1.09 trillion. The Bloomberg report, which cited people familiar with the matter without identifying their seniority or... [Full Article...]

Public Protector encourages broad terms of reference for state capture inquiry

Zuma was vague on the terms of reference of the commission, only saying that it will reach "areas of concern that may not have been reached by the Public Protector's investigation" because of lack of resources. FF Plus leader Pieter Groenewald said the fact that Zuma wants to expand the terms of reference of the initial probe to include everybody involved in all state capture is further proof th... [Full Article...]

New Toyota-Mazda plant will establish 4000 jobs

New Toyota-Mazda plant will establish 4000 jobs After reassessing the market, Toyota Motor Corp. has changed its plan to make Corollas at a plant in Guanajuato, Mexico, now under construction, and instead will produce Tacoma pickups there, Toyota has said. Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle hailed the Toyota-Mazda decision as a milestone development for the North Alabama city. The area has many parts factories that provide products to the automa... [Full Article...]

Christmas sales rise triggers Sainsbury's profit boost

Christmas sales rise triggers Sainsbury's profit boost Sainsbury's said total retail like-for-like sales, excluding fuel, rose 1.1 percent in the 15 weeks to January 6, its fiscal third quarter - ahead of analysts' average forecast of 0.9 percent and growth of 0.6 percent in the previous quarter. [Full Article...]

Fired employee sues Google for discrimination against white male conservatives

Fired employee sues Google for discrimination against white male conservatives The lawsuit alleges workplace discrimination, and was filed along with another white male former Google engineer David Gudeman. The complaint, filed in a court in Santa Clara, California, says Damore and his colleagues "were ostracized, belittled, and punished for their heterodox political views, and for the added sin of their birth circumstances of being Caucasians and/or males ". [Full Article...]

Warren Buffett says bitcoin 'definitely will come to a bad ending'

Warren Buffett says bitcoin 'definitely will come to a bad ending' Berkshire Hathaway's announcement today said that Buffett and Munger will both continue in their existing roles, with responsibility for significant capital allocation decisions and investment activities. Buffett told CNBC the firm will never have a position in cryptocurrencies . Jain joined the Berkshire Hathaway Insurance Group in 1986 and now serves as executive vice president of National Inde... [Full Article...]


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