Facebook is sliding after publishing a list of rules about what is and isn’t allowed on the platform (FB)

Facebook published a list of guidelines on objectionable content, violent and criminal behavior, and intellectual property Tuesday morning. Shares are down more than 3%. Facebook reports earnings after Wednesday’s closing bell. Facebook shares are lower by 3.2% at $160.53 apiece Tuesday after the company published a list of guidelines on objectionable content, violent and criminal […]

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Americans just made a major about-face on the stock market for the first time since Trump’s election

For the first time since the election in 2016, more Americans expect stocks to fall over the next 12 months than rise, according to Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence survey in April. Stocks peaked in January 2018 after a 22% surge in the prior year. Americans have turned on the stock market — for now. More […]

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Steve Mnuchin is scrambling to head off Trump’s possible trade war with China

President Donald Trump said Treasury Secretary Mnuchin will go to China in the coming days. The meeting will come amid increased tensions due to new tariffs and trade restrictions. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will head to China in the coming days as the administration attempts to repair the fraying […]

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The cofounder of the Hard Rock Cafe just sold his mansion on Billionaire’s Beach in Malibu for a record-breaking $110 million

A home on Billionaire’s Beach in Malibu, California, sold for $110 million — the most expensive home sale in Los Angeles County history. The cofounder of the Hard Rock Cafe chain sold the beachfront property to a natural gas billionaire. Billionaire’s Beach is home to several notable residents, including Oracle cofounder Larry Ellison. Peter Morton, […]

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The Toronto van attack suspect warned of an ‘incel rebellion’ on Facebook hours before the attack — here’s what that means

Alek Minassian’s Facebook account posted about an “incel rebellion” hours before the Toronto van attack took place. An “incel,” or “involuntary celibate,” usually refers to a man who lacks romantic relationships with women. The post also hailed Elliot Rodgers, a man who identified himself as “incel” before killing six people and himself. The Facebook account […]

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Trump Says North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Has Been ‘Very Honorable’

President Donald Trump complimented Kim Jong Un as “very honorable” so far and said he hopes to hold his summit with the North Korean leader “very soon.” The praise for the North Korean leader is a dramatic shift for the U.S., which has long criticized the Kim family dynasty for brutality and deceit. Trump himself […]

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Finding enough workers still challenge as Nova Scotia rolls out pre-primary

HALIFAX — Private and non-profit child care operators in Nova Scotia say it remains to be seen how they will ultimately be affected by the ongoing rollout of universal pre-primary for four-year-olds across the province. Lisa Davies, of the Non-Profit Directors Association, says the biggest challenge across the sector remains recruiting and retaining enough trained […]

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Utah man sentenced for killing mother and brother he believed were ‘demons’

SALT LAKE CITY — A judge has sentenced a Ferron man to up to life in prison for shooting and killing his mom and brother, over protest from defense attorneys who said a jury’s split verdict in the case makes no sense. Jurors in December found the death of Seth Gordon Peterson’s mother was manslaughter, […]

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13 cars we can’t wait to see at the Beijing Auto Show

The Beijing Auto Show caps off the 2017-2018 show season for the car industry. The show will feature debuts from a variety of brands including BMW, Buick, Infiniti, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Maybach, Nissan, Volkswagen, and Volvo. The show will also feature a heavy dose of electric mobility. The 2018 Beijing Auto Show will be open to […]

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