• Faster Charging Than Tesla's Supercharger? Porsche Promises It For the Taycan
Faster Charging Than Tesla's Supercharger? Porsche Promises It For the Taycan

In addition to the deal with Electrify America , Porsche announced it is also investing about $70 million in charging infrastructure to help keep the electric vehicles going. While Porsche may not have a self-branded Supercharger-style network of its own to offer Taycan drivers, it does have access to Electrify America, and it's making full us...

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  • Taco Bell evacuated, WWII grenade safely removed
Taco Bell evacuated, WWII grenade safely removed

Now, with The magnetic-Fischer loaded the grenade in his trunk and drove with the explosive charge initially to a Taco Bell in Ocala, before the anglers called the police. Police said the vintage explosive was taken 17 miles from where it was fished up to the Taco Bell, according to ABC News. "Taco Bell has reopened".

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  • Trump administration announces sanctions targeting Venezuela’s oil industry
Trump administration announces sanctions targeting Venezuela’s oil industry

Venezuela's ambassador, Jorge Valero, said the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump was preparing a "military invasion" and questioned whether Washington had the moral authority to "impose a diktat" on Caracas. Inside Venezuela, Maduro holds the reins of power with the armed forces still loyal despite an opposition push to lure their sup...

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  • Tesco confirms 9,000 jobs at risk as it axes fresh food counters
Tesco confirms 9,000 jobs at risk as it axes fresh food counters

Not only are customers shopping in different ways, but we know that they have less time available to shop too - which means they are using our counters less frequently. Tesco, which employs about 300,000 staff in the United Kingdom out of a total global workforce of 440,000, added that it would try to find new roles for up to 50 per cent of those a...

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  • Sinn Fein's Brexit Spokesman Says No Deal Makes A United Ireland
Sinn Fein's Brexit Spokesman Says No Deal Makes A United Ireland "Inevitable"

The new plan aims to broker peace between Conservatives who voted "leave" and those who voted "remain" in the 2016 Brexit referendum and has been endorsed by senior figures from both sides. "The Prime Minister has been aware of the discussions". European Union leaders are open to giving May more time beyond March 29 if she can convince them she...

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  • United Kingdom parliament's Brexit committee says no-deal can not be government policy
United Kingdom parliament's Brexit committee says no-deal can not be government policy

Parliamentary experts also warned that MPs' efforts may be unconstitutional. He told "Today" that any alternative arrangement would have to be "legally binding" as "I don't think anybody is going to accept something which is just warm words".

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  • DOJ hits Huawei with charges of fraud, sanctions violations, and more
DOJ hits Huawei with charges of fraud, sanctions violations, and more

The charges add to pressure on Huawei , the world's biggest telecommunications equipment maker, from the USA government, which is trying to prevent American companies from buying Huawei routers and switches and pressing allies to do the same.

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  • USA accepts new political envoy for Venezuelan 'interim' government
USA accepts new political envoy for Venezuelan 'interim' government

The United States stopped short, however, of imposing a ban on imports of Venezuelan oil, a move that US oil refiners had opposed. The United States on Monday imposed sweeping sanctions on Venezuelan state-owned oil firm PDVSA, the toughest U.S.

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  • United States accuses Huawei of stealing trade secrets, defrauding banks
United States accuses Huawei of stealing trade secrets, defrauding banks

China's largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer got hit with criminal charges on Monday in connection to a "long-running" global financial scheme involving the Iranians, bank fraud, corporate espionage - and a robot named "Tappy", according to DOJ officials.

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  • Venezuelan U.S. defense attache breaks with Maduro as diplomats leave
Venezuelan U.S. defense attache breaks with Maduro as diplomats leave

Mr Guaido also sent a message to the military on Sunday, asking for support and ordering it not to repress civilians during an event in which supporters handed out copies of a proposed amnesty for people accused of crimes in the Maduro government.

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  • $298M Powerball jackpot a surprise win for Brooklyn, NY, truck driver
$298M Powerball jackpot a surprise win for Brooklyn, NY, truck driver

A Brooklyn man is almost $300 million richer than he was a month ago after winning the Powerball drawing . "I'm happy with joy inside". "New York Lottery Director Gweneth Dean noted that the Powerball jackpot win ticket sales also had a ripple effect in New York".

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  • Lawsuit Claims Facebook Duped Kids Into Spending Money Without Parental Consent
Lawsuit Claims Facebook Duped Kids Into Spending Money Without Parental Consent

However, instead of rolling out this practice across the social network, the company chose to focusing on "maximising revenue" rather than limiting friendly fraud . The catch of documents - which CIR says it obtained after Facebook was ordered to declassify them last week by a judge in the United States - number at more than 135 pages , and inclu...

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  • Oil up on shutdown deal, mounting Venezuela woes
Oil up on shutdown deal, mounting Venezuela woes

With Iran already crippled by USA sanctions on its oil , a further drop in Venezuelan exports could squeeze global supply and rapidly push up prices. "Canadian producers should be able to capitalize on a crisis like this in terms of placing their barrels [in the USA market], but that's where the infrastructure constraints really come to bear", Hel...

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  • California Investigation Finds PG&E Blameless In Massive 2017 Wine Region Wildfire
California Investigation Finds PG&E Blameless In Massive 2017 Wine Region Wildfire

The company hinted in a statement that it wasn't retreating from its bankruptcy plan. The company said in a statement that despite Thursday's finding, PG&E "still faces extensive litigation, significant potential liabilities and a deteriorating financial situation".

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  • In a Trump retreat, shutdown ends without wall money for now
In a Trump retreat, shutdown ends without wall money for now

Trump said in a speech on Friday that if an agreement can't be reached by February 15 and the government is shut once again, he would use his presidential authority to deal with what he billed "a national emergency". The stopgap spending bill would include an extension of border security funding at current levels, which includes $1.3 billion f...

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  • Potential Venezuelan oil sanctions could impact Louisiana
Potential Venezuelan oil sanctions could impact Louisiana

Crude inventories rose by 6.6 million barrels in the week ended on January 18 to 443.6 million barrels, compared with analyst expectations for a decrease of 42,000 barrels, the API said. RBC Europe predicted that sanctions could almost double projected output shortfalls from the troubled exporter. According to EIA's Annual Energy Outlook 2019 rel...

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  • Hulu Price Drop: How Much Will It Cost You?
Hulu Price Drop: How Much Will It Cost You?

The bad news is that Hulu is raising the price of its most expensive plan, which also gives you access to live TV from over 60 channels. Starting next month, Hulu's ad-supported option will go from $7.99 per month to $5.99 . In comparison, AT&T Inc's HBO Now streaming service charges $14.99 per month, while Netflix's popular standard plan is...

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  • VanEck pulls Bitcoin ETF application as more problems emerge
VanEck pulls Bitcoin ETF application as more problems emerge

Cboe's application would have permitted a fund from VanEck Associates Corp. and SolidX Partners Inc.to list on the Cboe BZX Exchange. He said these discussions needed to stop and instead of trying to get in otherwise, they decided that it would best to just withdraw their application.

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  • BuzzFeed cutting 200 jobs
BuzzFeed cutting 200 jobs

BuzzFeed management on Wednesday announced plans to lay off possibly hundreds of jobs as the company plans to restructure. "Even though I'm confident this is the right business decision, it is upsetting and disappointing". "After 7+ years, I've been laid off by BuzzFeed ", tweeted Mike Hayes, a senior reporter at BuzzFeed News . The cu...

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  • New Alexandria Ocasio Cortez Instagram pics photos
New Alexandria Ocasio Cortez Instagram pics photos

Again, a lot of conservatives and Republicans laughed at Ocasio-Cortez. Meanwhile, Kessler added a note to his fact-check and pointed out AOC's false accusations about the paper he linked. lololol do people even understand this all?" Furman has never been a lobbyist. Ocasio-Cortez's fleshed-out vision for ICE doesn't actually aim to get r...

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