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  • Tesla Reaches Deal for Shanghai Facility, WSJ Reports - Bloomberg October 22, 2017
    BloombergTesla Reaches Deal for Shanghai Facility, WSJ ReportsBloombergTesla Inc. has reached an agreement with the Shanghai government to set up its own manufacturing facility in the city, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday, citing people briefed on the plan. The Palo Alto, California-based carmaker is working with ...Tesla has reached a deal to build a […]
  • Lawrence Summers: One last time on who benefits from corporate tax cuts - Washington Post October 22, 2017
    Washington PostLawrence Summers: One last time on who benefits from corporate tax cutsWashington PostI recently asserted that Kevin Hassett deserved a failing grade for his “analysis” projecting that the Trump administration proposal to reduce the corporate tax rate from 35 to 20 percent would raise the wages of an average American family between $4 ...The […]
  • Airbus turmoil overshadows bid to rescue CSeries - Reuters October 22, 2017
    ReutersAirbus turmoil overshadows bid to rescue CSeriesReutersPARIS (Reuters) - Airbus's (AIR.PA) coup in buying a $6 billion Canadian jetliner project for a dollar stunned investors and took the spotlight off a growing ethics row last week, but internal disarray has raised questions over how smoothly it can ...Airline industry a permanent hostage to national interests: […]
  • Consumer Reports rejects Tesla's criticism of its ratings - USA TODAY October 22, 2017
    USA TODAYConsumer Reports rejects Tesla's criticism of its ratingsUSA TODAYConsumer Reports is pushing back against electric car maker Tesla over its mixed evaluation of its vehicles in its latest reliability report. The magazine said Tesla issued "supercharged and unsupported claims about the performance and safety" of its ...Consumer Reports Defends Tesla Model 3 'Average' Reliability […]
  • Henkel to expand in the US - MENAFN.COM October 22, 2017
    Henkel to expand in the USMENAFN.COM(MENAFN) German company Henkel is likely to expand its business in the US through acquisitions. CEO Hans van Bylen said: "If there are opportunities for acquisitions, we will take a look at whether they are a good fit in terms of strategy and price. In ...and more »
  • Titanic Passenger's Haunting Final Letter Sells for Record Price at Auction - NBCNews.com October 21, 2017
    NBCNews.comTitanic Passenger's Haunting Final Letter Sells for Record Price at AuctionNBCNews.comLONDON — A personal letter found on the body of a man killed in the sinking of the Titanic sold at auction on Saturday for $166,000, a record price for correspondence from the doomed liner. The letter is one of the last known to have […]
  • Report: Bill O'Reilly settled sexual harassment claim from Fox News contributor for $32 million - Washington Post October 21, 2017
    Washington PostReport: Bill O'Reilly settled sexual harassment claim from Fox News contributor for $32 millionWashington PostFormer Fox News host Bill O'Reilly secretly settled a sexual harassment allegation with a network contributor for $32 million — the largest, by far, of six such agreements that eventually toppled the outspoken commentator, according to a new report ...NY […]
  • Police investigate after 65 pounds of marijuana arrives with Florida couple's Amazon order - Palm Beach Post October 21, 2017
    Palm Beach PostPolice investigate after 65 pounds of marijuana arrives with Florida couple's Amazon orderPalm Beach PostAmazon customers in Florida got a surprise when they opened the package that arrived on their doorstep. They ordered four plastic storage bins, but the containers came with 65 pounds of marijuana. “We love Amazon and do a lot […]
  • Questions and answers on proposed ban on laptops in luggage - Washington Post October 21, 2017
    Washington PostQuestions and answers on proposed ban on laptops in luggageWashington PostWASHINGTON — First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them from checked luggage on international flights, citing the risk of potentially catastrophic fires. The Federal Aviation ...FAA Steps Up Warnings on Lithium-Battery Fire […]
  • Taking an early retirement may be financially risky - USA TODAY October 21, 2017
    USA TODAYTaking an early retirement may be financially riskyUSA TODAYQ: We both recently "retired" after 35 years in education (technically "separated" because we chose to suspend our pension until age 62 when we can receive full compensation). We are both 58 years old. Here's what we have as we seek to "bridge" until ...Getting SSI? […]