Harley-Davidson responds to fake anti-Trump quote attributed to CEO

Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Trump also threatened on Tuesday to tax any motorcycles the company ships into the US. Michael Pflughoeft, a spokesman for ... More..

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Trump Faces Trade War Fallout: Layoffs, Stock Declines and Harley's Move Offshore
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Trump Faces Trade War Fallout: Layoffs, Stock Declines and Harley's Move Offshore

Harley Davidson said that the company's prices will not rise due to " an immediate and lasting detrimental impact to its business in the region". The EU implemented tariffs on just over $3 billion worth o...More..

Favorable U.S. tax ruling gives limited boost to big-box retailers
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Favorable U.S. tax ruling gives limited boost to big-box retailers

North Dakota - that had blocked states from compelling retailers with no " physical presence " in that state to collect sales taxes. The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that states may require online ret...More..

Realtors® Commend Supreme Court Decision Promoting Fairness Between Online, Main Street Businesses
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Realtors® Commend Supreme Court Decision Promoting Fairness Between Online, Main Street Businesses

The South Dakota law under review was the result of an intentional effort by South Dakota to pass a law with an "economic nexus" threshold for use tax collection purposes that would conflict with the "physic...More..

Supreme Court tax decision good news for Norman
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Supreme Court tax decision good news for Norman

The biggest online retailer, Amazon.com, took a small hit, even though it already collects taxes on its sales in all states. Amazon collects sales tax from customers in the 45 states that have a sales tax. Fo...More..

Look! Canada Becomes The Second Nation To Legalize Marijuana
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Look! Canada Becomes The Second Nation To Legalize Marijuana

The NLC will be in charge of pricing marijuana products, and will be allowed to sell up to 30 grams at a time to people 19 years of age and older. The federal government has also amended the country's impair...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Position-Squaring Ahead of OPEC Meeting Boosting Prices

Saudi Arabia is ready to add back production it had agreed to curb in 2016, even though it is benefiting hugely from a almost 75% spike in oil prices . In an historic agreement in late 2016 the OPEC+ group of...More..

Bithumb, South Korea's largest cryptocurrency exchange, loses $30 million to hackers
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Bithumb, South Korea's largest cryptocurrency exchange, loses $30 million to hackers

In its announcement, Bithumb didn't disclose the exact details of the coins that were affected in the hack and in what quantities. But it underscored the potential vulnerabilities for web-based trading and ...More..

Global stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Global stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

Another 280 or so still need to undergo a public comment period, and will take effect later. China's tariffs would target agricultural products, cars and seafood, among other items. If Intel makes a chip at...More..

European Union to impose duties on USA imports on Friday after Trump tariffs
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

European Union to impose duties on USA imports on Friday after Trump tariffs

The total amount of U.S. goods exported to China amounted to only US$130 billion (S$177 billion) past year, meaning that Mr Trump's potential tariffs on US$250 billion or more of Chinese imports can not be ma...More..

Supreme Court affirms privacy rights of cellphone users in 'Big Brother' case
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Supreme Court affirms privacy rights of cellphone users in 'Big Brother' case

Many retailers, such as Amazon , Apple , Walmart , and Target , were already collecting sales taxes even if they didn't have a brick-and-mortar retail space in a state. Customers were generally responsibl...More..

Dollar, yen, Swiss franc rise on latest US tariff threat
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Dollar, yen, Swiss franc rise on latest US tariff threat

He said the move would be in retaliation for China's decision to raise tariffs on $ 50 billion in United States goods. Slapping tariffs on $200 billion more in goods, in addition to the $34 billion alrea...More..

Difficult Merkel allies mull next move in German migrant row
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Difficult Merkel allies mull next move in German migrant row

The political opponent undermining Merkel's political line comes from her own coalition - from Germany's interior minister Horst Seehofer, the leader of the Christian Social Union (CSU), the sister party of M...More..

Domino’s Pizza Repaves Potholes In Milford, Delaware
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Domino’s Pizza Repaves Potholes In Milford, Delaware

You can even get interactive on the site by seeing what happens when a driver goes over a bumpy road. Potholes are causing massive pizza disruption problems in the U.S., so Domino's has made a decision to d...More..

US Court Gives AT&T Approval to Buy Time Warner for $85 Billion
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

US Court Gives AT&T Approval to Buy Time Warner for $85 Billion

AT&T's politically charged takeover of Time Warner was approved by a U.S. judge on Tuesday in a blow to the Trump administration which had fought hard to have the deal scrapped. The ruling comes one day a...More..

Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un to open historic summit with one-on-one powwow
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un to open historic summit with one-on-one powwow

Kim's main concern is the survival of his own regime - South Korean President Moon Jae-in told reporters that the Pyongyang leader had "concerns on whether he could trust that the United States would end its ...More..

China's ZTE Reportedly Strikes Preliminary Deal To Lift U.S. Ban
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

China's ZTE Reportedly Strikes Preliminary Deal To Lift U.S. Ban

In April, the Commerce Department barred ZTE from importing American components for seven years, having concluded that it deceived US regulators after it settled charges last year of sanctions violations: Inste...More..

Microsoft sinks sea-cooled data centre off Orkney coast
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Microsoft sinks sea-cooled data centre off Orkney coast

An undersea cable brings the data centre power and takes its data to the shore and the wider Internet - but if the computers onboard break, they can not be repaired. The downside is that if the computers on...More..

Conway Defends Trump's 'Simple Request' for Players to Stand
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Conway Defends Trump's 'Simple Request' for Players to Stand

Malcolm Jenkins refused to utter a word to reporters, instead choosing to hold up signs listing incarceration statistics for people of color and the large number of juveniles in prison for non-violent crimes...More..

Tech stocks gain as U.S. confirms ZTE deal
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Tech stocks gain as U.S. confirms ZTE deal

ZTE declined to comment. According to Reuters , the preliminary deal includes a $1 billion fine against ZTE plus $400 million in escrow for any future violations, sources said . ZTE has promised to replace ...More..

by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Trump Unites U.S. Allies-in Opposition to His Trade Policies

President Trump has railed against the US' trade deficits and has placed a range of tariffs on imports from several countries - rivals and allies alike. "Canada is a secure supplier of aluminum and steel to the...More..

Trump tariffs: Mexico retaliates against U.S. products
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Trump tariffs: Mexico retaliates against U.S. products

Canada sent 84 percent of its steel exports, worth C$9 billion, south a year ago, according to Statistics Canada. That's European Union trade commissioner Cecilia Malmström's account of last-minute talks w...More..

Total liquid fuels inventories back to normal in US, OECD
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Total liquid fuels inventories back to normal in US, OECD

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude CLc1 fell 48 cents to $66.56 a barrel by 12:03 p.m. EDT [1603 GMT]. For the week, WTI is on track for a 1.5% fall, adding to last week's almost 5% decline, while Brent is ...More..

National Donut Day 2018: Free doughnuts and other deals happening June 1
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

National Donut Day 2018: Free doughnuts and other deals happening June 1

It will only be available at very select Burger King restaurants across the country . The "doughnut" is available at select locations in NY, L.A, Miami, Boston & Salt Lake City. Giant Eagle: A dozen donu...More..

United States trade tensions at fever pitch as steel deadline looms
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

United States trade tensions at fever pitch as steel deadline looms

Trade tensions between the European Union and the United States have been running high since March when US President Donald Trump introduced a 25-percent tariff on imported steel and a 10-percent tariff o...More..