• European Commission Says Amazon Has To Pay €250 Million In Unpaid Taxes
European Commission Says Amazon Has To Pay €250 Million In Unpaid Taxes

Ireland was taken to court for failing to collect 13 billion euros in taxes from Apple , arguing that - as in Amazon's case - it had profited from a system allowing it to escape most of its taxes the European Union felt were nonetheless due.

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  • Fiesta! Celebrate National Taco Day with deals in Tampa Bay
Fiesta! Celebrate National Taco Day with deals in Tampa Bay

There is even a website dedicated to this special day, saying that Americans ate over 4.5 billion tacos in 2016. The limited-edition boxes will be $5 and will include four hard-shell tacos. There is a limit of five free tacos per person. Check out this list of taco deals here in the Bay area. Del Taco : New and current members of the Del T...

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  • Verizon says all 3b Yahoo! accounts breached in Dec 2016
Verizon says all 3b Yahoo! accounts breached in Dec 2016

Yahoo said it was sending email notifications to account holders that it didn't previously determine were affected by the hack. The more recent probe indicated that stolen information didn't include passwords in clear text, payment card data or information about bank accounts.

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  • Major Breakthrough In Srinagar BSF Camp Attack, Say Home Ministry Sources
Major Breakthrough In Srinagar BSF Camp Attack, Say Home Ministry Sources

One of the three Jaish terrorists was killed minutes after the three attempted laying siege to the headquarters of the BSF's 182 battalion in Humhama, Srinagar . In the attack, BSF shot down one of the terrorist. The particular battalion handles the security of runway at the airport. "I personally went to the airport and ensured that the public ...

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  • Scandal-Plagued Equifax Wins $7.25 Million Contract from IRS
Scandal-Plagued Equifax Wins $7.25 Million Contract from IRS

The root of Equifax's breach was "human and technology failures" involving unpatched vulnerabilities in open source Apache Struts software, Smith testified . Walden's questions of frustration and bewilderment is just a glimpse into the roughly three-hour hearing presided over by Republicans and Democrats in the House Digital Commerce and Con...

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  • SBI replaces Arundhati Bhattacharya as chairman after three years
SBI replaces Arundhati Bhattacharya as chairman after three years

Kumar, 59, replaces Arundhati Bhattacharya . As Arundhati Bhattacharya's term as the chairperson of State Bank of India (SBI) is nearing an end, the government has named Rajnish Kumar as the new chairman for a three-year term. He was to retire in a few month's time. Take the merger of five associate banks, a herculean task that went off withou...

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  • Las Vegas Shooting: What We Know About Marilou Danley
Las Vegas Shooting: What We Know About Marilou Danley

The Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend returned to the US overnight after a weekslong trip overseas and was met by investigators seeking to question her for clues to what drove Stephen Paddock to slaughter 59 people from his high-rise hotel suite.

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  • British retail giant Tesco makes a 'turnaround', reports a rise in profits
British retail giant Tesco makes a 'turnaround', reports a rise in profits

UK-based supermarket Tesco has reported that its group operating profit for the first half of 2017/18 was up 27.3% at £759m. Tesco said revenues grew by 3.7 percent to £28.3 billion over the reporting period, with customers attracted to Tesco stores and its online offerings by the "lowest level of food price inflation.

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  • Ford to cut costs $14 billion, invest in trucks, electric cars: CEO
Ford to cut costs $14 billion, invest in trucks, electric cars: CEO

Hackett's actions so far include signing off on a plan to shift production of the Ford Focus to China from MI. However, the group's CEO Jim Hackett , who took charge of the company in May after replacing Mark Fields , vowed the Detroit-based company will invest in electric power and tech services, while moving away from traditional cars and t...

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  • Wells Fargo CEO Faces Calls to Resign on Capitol Hill
Wells Fargo CEO Faces Calls to Resign on Capitol Hill

The ensuing scandal hammered Wells Fargo's reputation and sparked management changes, lawsuits and government probes. And, Mr. Sloan , you say you've been making changes at Wells Fargo for 30 years , but you enabled this fake-accounts scam, you got rich off it, and you tried to cover it up.

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  • U.S. expels 15 Cuba officials after mysterious attacks
U.S. expels 15 Cuba officials after mysterious attacks

The steps being taken by President Trump's administration marked a further blow to his predecessor Barack Obama's policy of rapprochement between Washington and Havana, former Cold War foes. The 15 Cuban diplomats being expelled is about the same percentage being withdrawn from the U.S. Embassy, officials said, though the actual number of personn...

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  • Uber boss to hold talks with TfL on London licence
Uber boss to hold talks with TfL on London licence

Among the issues raised by Transport for London include how Uber reports serious criminal offences, how drivers' medical certificates are obtained, and how criminal record checks are conducted. Khosrowshahi will sit down with Mike Brown, the commissioner for Transportation for London, the regulator that last week revoked Uber's license.

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  • Musk's Model 3 Output Falters as Sales of Pricier Teslas Climb
Musk's Model 3 Output Falters as Sales of Pricier Teslas Climb

Baird & Co., said by phone. Finally, Tesla noted that there were no major issues with Model 3 production. The company reports there were 4,820 Model S and Model X vehicles in transit at the end of the quarter (and 40 Model3's, apparently).

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  • GM Announces Details for Zero-Emissions Plans
GM Announces Details for Zero-Emissions Plans

Michelle Krebs, an executive analyst for Autotrader, said in an emailed statement this " General Motors has drawn a line in the sand: Its future will be all electric". "GM believes in an all-electric future ", says product czar Reuss. The company said it's learned a lot from the Chevrolet Bolt, GM's first all-electric vehicle.

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  • Monarch Airlines enters administration as brand buckles under pressure
Monarch Airlines enters administration as brand buckles under pressure

The firm, which has its headquarters at Luton Airport in London , employs around 2,750 people and is the biggest United Kingdom airline to ever cease trading. Customers who do not have an ATOL protected holiday will not have their flights automatically rebooked. If so, you should be able to get a refund. The company's Twitter page will no long...

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  • Manufacturing PMI dips in September
Manufacturing PMI dips in September

Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit said: "The eurozone manufacturing boom kicked into an even higher gear in September, with the PMI rising to a level surpassed only once in the past 17 years". Atul Kariya, manufacturing sector head at accountancy firm MHA MacIntyre Hudson, said: "While it is great to see continued growth in...

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  • Decision on replacing Yellen expected in 2 to 3 weeks
Decision on replacing Yellen expected in 2 to 3 weeks

The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that Trump and Mnuchin have also met with Powell. Warsh is married to Jane Lauder, granddaughter of Estee Lauder, the cosmetics icon. Apart from Yellen, Cohn and Warsh, John Taylor and Jerome Powell were said also to be in the running. "In terms of policy, I think it is fair to say that Warsh is less...

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  • Royal Caribbean provides hurricane relief to people of Caribbean
Royal Caribbean provides hurricane relief to people of Caribbean

The Anchor Bolt Capital Lp holds 443,295 shares with $48.42 million value, up from 365,165 last quarter. Royal Carribean Cr now has $25.50 billion valuation. It also picked up 1,700 evacuees. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.71 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.19, from 1.07 in 2017Q1. 49 funds opened positions while 113 raised stakes.

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  • Federal leaders react to Trump tax plan
Federal leaders react to Trump tax plan

A proposed tax framework reveals plans to consolidate the current tax brackets, eliminate several exemptions and deductions as well as cut individual and corporate taxes. A married couple would have to give very large donations and/or have a sizable mortgage to cross the threshold of the standard deduction. However, as with tax rates on corpora...

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  • Air France A380 in emergency diversion after engine parts detach
Air France A380 in emergency diversion after engine parts detach

And he added that the pilots had quickly shut down the affected engine. The airline is working to reroute the passengers to Los Angeles and elsewhere. Passengers nervously joked to one another as they tried to make sense of the commotion, Adams said. But the cause of any such failure is not yet clear.

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