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Mail carrier leaves mail on side of New Jersey road; quits job

Mail carrier leaves mail on side of New Jersey road; quits job According to Philly.com, a man made the odd discovery Sunday morning. The post showed several plastic bins filled with mail lying along River Road in Pennsauken near the 36th Street Light Rail Station. No charges have been filed against the worker, and police said they do not "anticipate any further action at this time". Scott Balfour is with the Postal Service's Office of the Inspector General. [Full Article...]

Amazon to cut bonuses, stock benefits as it raises wages

Amazon to cut bonuses, stock benefits as it raises wages Some other companies have responded to public pressure to raise wages. The wage increase applies for full-time, part-time and temporary workers. The influx of jobs is coming at a time when unemployment is low, at 3.9% in August. "That's one of the reasons why they're so scary to other industries". Many say that earning the current minimum wage - $10.10 an hour in CT - creates a struggle to pay t... [Full Article...]

Trump says tensions with Canada's Trudeau 'all worked out'

Trump says tensions with Canada's Trudeau 'all worked out' From deep within the pantheon of diplomacy that is the United Nations came hardly a warning shot or a red flag - it was a rocket-propelled rhetorical grenade aimed directly at Canada , with a concussive blast that reverberated all the way to the Prime Minister's Office. [Full Article...]

Bitcoin Scammers Impersonating Tax Officials Net AU$50K in Melbourne

Bitcoin Scammers Impersonating Tax Officials Net AU$50K in Melbourne The report stated that victims were asked to make a cash withdrawal and then travel all the way to Braybrook and deposit their money into a Bitcoin ATM which was one of the few cryptocurrency ATM's around the city. According to law enforcement officials, the scammers have been preying on the vulnerable as most of the victims targeted were newly-arrived immigrants. [Full Article...]

Billionaire Musk takes a dig at SEC just days after settlement

Billionaire Musk takes a dig at SEC just days after settlement Last quarter, Einhorn called Musk "erratic and desperate" and said he was "happy" his Model S lease ended, calling out "problems with the touchscreen and power windows". But the deal could affect Tesla , Angotti said. But Musk had not secured the funding, the SEC said. But two days after the settlement, Musk had already raised eyebrows by tweeting out the video for OPP , a 1990s hip-ho... [Full Article...]

Tesla Model 3 is putting other sedan makers on the run

Tesla Model 3 is putting other sedan makers on the run Still, a auto priced between $50,000 and $60,000 is going to attract plenty of attention - and not incidentally help Tesla and CEO Elon Musk achieve their goal of turning a profit in 2018. However, the most interesting product that Tesla has of its kind is the next-generation roadster of the company. Tesla is now racing to deliver a profitable Quarter. [Full Article...]

Aston Martin shares debut in London

Aston Martin shares debut in London Brexit was thought of as a potential issue for Aston Martin, but Palmer insists that Britain's impending exit from the union wouldn't have too much of a bearing on the company, saying that it was "relatively well insulated" from the effects of Brexit. [Full Article...]

Millions of potentially faulty hybrid vehicles — Toyota recall

Millions of potentially faulty hybrid vehicles — Toyota recall The automaker said there have been three cases in which vehicles became immobile, but there have been no accidents due to the system fault. Prius vehicles were involved in an earlier recall for a different problem, that did not fix the current software issue, the company said. [Full Article...]

Major emergency response at Sydney Airport, NSW

Major emergency response at Sydney Airport, NSW United Airlines flight 839 was carrying 239 passengers, local media reported . CNBC reports journalist Liz Hayes, of Nine Network Television, was a passenger on the flight and said she had been unaware of any problem. Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney take 15 hours. After refueling, the plane took off again for San Francisco. Safety regulator Airservices Australia said no passengers wer... [Full Article...]

As BJP States Follow Centre in Cutting Fuel Prices, Kerala Refuses

As BJP States Follow Centre in Cutting Fuel Prices, Kerala Refuses In New Delhi , petrol prices rose by 15 paise to Rs 84 a litre while diesel prices increased by 20 paise to Rs 75.45 per litre. "It certainly has fiscal implications. The reduction followed petrol and diesel prices touching new highs. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held a meeting with his ministers over rising prices of petrol and diesel in the country. [Full Article...]

Pence accuses China of seeking to change U.S. president

Pence's remarks come a week after President Trump called out China for its interference during a meeting of the United Nations Security Council. "Regrettably, we found that China has been attempting to interfere in our upcoming 2018 election", Trump said. [Full Article...]

Trudeau pledges compensation for dairy farmers hit by USMCA deal

Trudeau pledges compensation for dairy farmers hit by USMCA deal Canada also agreed to change low prices of some milk products, including milk protein. The deal, if completed, would put an end to over a year of negotiations to modernize the North American Free Trade agreement , first signed in the early 1990s. [Full Article...]

Jaitley lowers petrol, diesel prices by Rs 2.5 per litre

Jaitley lowers petrol, diesel prices by Rs 2.5 per litre Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was the first one to announce the decision. Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac however, said his government would not cut fuel prices, News18 reported. Fuel prices are not uniform across the country due to variable state taxes. Petrol prices were Thursday hiked by 15 paise a litre and diesel by 20 paise, according to price notification of st... [Full Article...]

Trump helped parents hide money on tax returns

Trump helped parents hide money on tax returns President Donald Trump and his siblings disguised millions of dollars as gifts from their parents in a "sham corporation". The Times said it had unraveled a complex effort by Trump's father, Fred, to build and then pass along his wealth by examining more than 100,000 pages of documents from the businesses of Fred Trump. [Full Article...]

Oil heading to $100 & OPEC is ‘powerless to prevent it’

Oil heading to $100 & OPEC is ‘powerless to prevent it’ Oil prices hit a four-year high this morning as the market reacted to ongoing uncertainty over United States sanctions on Iran . Hedge funds and other money managers have boosted their bullish position in Brent by 172 million barrels since late August, an increase of more than 50 percent, including 50 million barrels in the aftermath of the JMMC. [Full Article...]

Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts

Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts However, Mr. Trump's comments on Saudi Arabia implied the kingdom's Al Saud monarchy, which oversees the holiest sites in Islam, would collapse without American military support. The climb in oil prices comes even as Saudi Arabia reported , according to Reuters, that its oil production is near a record. Saudi Arabia has always been a major buyer of US weaponry, spending billions of dollars on a... [Full Article...]

Budget airline ceases operations, leaving passengers stranded and out of pocket

Budget airline ceases operations, leaving passengers stranded and out of pocket Primera Air , which flew a fleet of nine aircraft and served destinations across Europe and the US East Coast said it would be ceasing operations on October 2 with the last flight travelling from Malaga to Copenhagen. "Literally no one. I tried calling them, but there's no one answering the calls". Many travelers found out the airline was shutting down while they were waiting to board their flight... [Full Article...]

'It would be huge:' Kitimat mayor reacts to LNG Canada approval

'It would be huge:' Kitimat mayor reacts to LNG Canada approval Wetselaar said global demand for LNG has grown 9 per cent in the past year alone and the LNG the project will produce is half as emission-intensive as coal, a power source which Asian countries are trying to replace with LNG. "We've never had an opportunity like this, where our government and our programs and services aren't dependent on other government sources for funding", she said. [Full Article...]

Tesla shares soar after Musk gets ousted as chairman

Tesla shares soar after Musk gets ousted as chairman The SEC charges against Musk shaved about $7 billion off Tesla's value. The SEC cited "significant market disruption" as the primary repercussion of Musk's loose lips, as well as questioning Tesla's dissemination of information. "Ignore all distractions. One more hardcore weekend and we will all be victorious", Musk wrote in the first email sent Friday Sept. 28. Investors in electric auto ma... [Full Article...]

Amazon raises minimum wage to $15 after criticism

Amazon raises minimum wage to $15 after criticism An Amazon worker earning the $15 minimum wage would need to work about 298,325 hours, or 24 hours a day for about 34 years, just to earn what Bezos makes in one hour. "The current rate of $7.25 was set almost a decade ago". Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)-who has been leading the public pressure and shaming campaign against Amazon over the past several months-wrote on Twitter in response to the video. [Full Article...]


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