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With nimbler bikes, Harley sharpens Asia focus to revive growth

While BMW recently introduced a 310cc bike (its smallest globally) in a manufacturing partnership with TVS, Triumph - the British cult bikemaker - has joined ha...


For Big Mac's 50th anniversary, McDonald's is giving away free burgers

The Big Mac has been a McDonald's staple for 50 years now, and to celebrate the iconic sandwich's golden anniversary, the chain wants to share one with the worl...


Reactions Mixed on Trump's Farmer Trade Assistance Package

That said, the key problem in the European Union is that different nations are displaying different levels of interest in a trade fight with Trump , making i...


Facebook Stocks Plummet to an Unprecedented Degree

According to Reuters , shareholder James Kacouris filed a complaint in the Manhattan federal court accusing both Zuckerberg, CFO David Wehner and Facebook of...


SEC Rejects Winklevoss Brothers ETF, Says Bitcoin Isn’t Manipulation Resistant

Shares of the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust would be listed and traded on the Bats BZX Exchange . This time around, the SEC has highlighted issues with securi...


Backing off auto tariffs, US and EU agree to more talks

Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. A tentative deal between the United States and Europe to diffuse a brewing trade...


Putin ready to go to Washington, invites Trump to visit Moscow

Cohen did not say Trump had advance knowledge of a June 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Jr . and Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya before the House Intelli...


How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

US stock indexes wavered between small gains and losses in early trading Friday as investors weighed the latest batch of company earnings reports and new gove...


Second-quarter GDP surges to 4.1 percent, showing strength of 'Trump economy'

Speaking from the South Lawn of the White House Friday morning, President Donald Trump boasted about the GDP numbers, saying that his administration has "accomp...


Trump 'open' to Moscow visit after Putin extends invite

Her statement was in response to Mr Putin, who earlier had said at a news conference in South Africa that he was "ready" for a follow-up meeting with Presiden...


Iowa Republican: $12B bailout is proof that Trump's tariffs hurt farmers

As U.S. soybean farmers have struggled against retaliatory tariffs, Juncker said the European Union "can import more soybeans from the U.S. and it will be don...


U.S., European Union agree to ease trade tensions

The United States signaled on Thursday it is set to push ahead on trade talks with Canada and Mexico after agreeing to suspend hostilities over tariffs with...


Facebook stock plunge: Brief setback or portent of trouble?

For Mark Zuckerberg, it's just about a fifth of his net worth. Facebook's user base and revenue grew more slowly than expected in the second quarter as the Me...


Twitter falls by $6bn after losing 1m users

Twitter, like bigger rival Facebook Inc, has been under pressure from regulators in several countries to weed out hate speech, abusive content and misinformat...


United States vehicle tariffs still aren't off the table, warns German industry group

Mr Juncker said the two sides agreed that as long as they were negotiating on trade, they would hold off on further tariffs, including potential United States...


Facebook loses one million European users to GDPR

The company further warned that the toll would not be offset by revenue growth from emerging markets and Facebook's Instagram app, which has been more im...


U.S. President Trump says 'tariffs are the greatest'

Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, said that the EU and the USA will "hold off further tariffs and reassess existing tariffs on stee...


Oil prices climb as Iran-backed Houthi rebels attack Saudi Arabian tankers

An estimated 4.8 million barrels per day of crude oil and refined products flowed through the Bab al-Mandeb strait in 2016 towards Europe, the United States and...


China withdraws approval for Facebook's planned venture in Zhejiang

A Chinese government database showed that Facebook had gained approval to open a subsidiary , but the registration has since disappeared, according to checks...


Trump, Mexico expect progress in stalled NAFTA talks

The talks had moved slowly and stalled in the run-up to the July 1 presidential election in Mexico, which yielded a landslide victory for veteran leftist Lopez ...


Donald Trump threatens North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey with sanctions over detained U.S. pastor

The announcement that Brunson would be moved from prison to house arrest comes as the State Department hosts a Ministerial to Advance International Religious ...


Insider says Apple’s most exciting new iPhone of 2018 may be delayed

As for the future, Apple might even consider designing its own networking chips, pretty much like their main and secondary chips. The iPhone XI Plus - AKA t...


Check your tickets: Mega Millions jackpot winning numbers are in

The lucky numbers were 01-02-04-19-29. The Mega Ball number was 20 and the Megaplier, 3. It is the fifth-largest prize in the game's history, which sparked ...


Rouhani says Iran should respond to Trump's ‘empty threats’ with action

It is not worth responding to "cheap remarks " from U.S. President Donald Trump, Iran's president said on Wednesday, after days of sabre-rattling between Was...


From Now on Theresa May Will Directly Handle British Separation From EU

Earlier this month, three of May's Cabinet ministers resigned over Downing Street's approach to Brexit . And we are now told that Brussels can bill the Uni...