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All-new Toyota Corolla revealed

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Although there's no mention of it in the press release, a hybrid powertrain is also likely to be offered on the sedan, given it shares its underpinnings with the hatch. The clean, tidy dashboard design features centrally mounted climate controls, and a 7- or 8-inch (depending on trim level) touchscreen infotainment system mounted front-and-center. Read More »

Republicans select minority leader in next Congress

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Republicans haven't had a woman in their leadership ranks in almost a decade, since Alaska Sen. John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, who held that post for three two-year terms and must step aside because of term limits imposed by Senate GOP rules. Read More »

Best Photography Black Friday Deals 2018

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All you need to get your hands on the best deals from major retailers is quick fingers, most importantly, knowledge about when exactly the sales will drop, so that you're the first one on the site. That includes toys, electronics, fashion, beauty, kitchen, home and more. Black Friday is happening on 23 November 2018, but the build-up has already begun with early deals popping up all over the place. Read More »

FCC approves SpaceX plan to put over 7,000 satellites in orbit

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The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted November 15 to approve four proposed satellite constellations, authorizing almost 8,000 small telecom satellites to serve U.S. But the FCC denied the request, saying that "SpaceX has not provided sufficient grounds for a waiver of the Commission's final implementation milestone requirement". Read More »

Food and Drug Administration to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

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And so what we're trying to do is make the traditional cigarettes less attractive for adult smokers and try to migrate adult smokers hopefully off of nicotine altogether, and for those who still want to get access to nicotine through an inhaled route, perhaps through an e-cigarette, which I think most people recognize represents the potential for a modified risk alternative to traditional smoking, to traditional cigarettes. Read More »

Honda Passport SUV making a comeback for 2019

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Well, the SUV is making a comeback for 2019. The video has a pretty intense soundtrack for something parents are going to buy to take the kids to school in, but it gets the point across. It's likely the Passport will feature a shorter rear overhang, a less upright tailgate and, possibly, a shorter wheelbase than the Pilot. Honda's US light-truck sales, up 5.3 percent this year, are on track to set a record for the fourth straight year, and exceed 700,000 for the third year in a row. Read More »

American Airlines unaware of Boeing 737 Max functions related to potential hazard

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American Airlines said it was unaware of issues related to new functions of Boeing's 737 Max 8 jetliners - which could cause planes to abruptly dive - until the company released a memo about the problem last week. Both Lion Air and the APA reject the company's assertion. Boeing said Lion Air Flight 610 experienced "erroneous input" from one of the sensors in question. Read More »

Conservative MP turns on Theresa May during Prime Minister's Questions

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The transitional deal has been criticized by those on both sides of the debate in Britain, but if it is approved, it will be the only legal agreement between Britain and the European Union until another one is negotiated after March. 'Here is my letter to the PM explaining my reasons, and my enduring respect for her'. She said in a letter that it is "no good trying to pretend to (voters) that this deal honours the result of the referendum when it is obvious to everyone that it doesn't". Read More »

Green Light For JLR's Traffic Signal Avoidance System

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Dubbed the Green Light Optimal Speed Advisory (GLOSA) system, the technology will display a recommended speed to prevent drivers from having to stop at the lights or, in case the light is impossible to avoid, it will notify the driver and allow them to coast to an efficient stop. Read More »

Johnson Controls selling power solutions unit for $13.2B

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Johnson Controls International has a fifty-two week low of $30.60 and a fifty-two week high of $41.53. JCI has been the subject of several other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada restated a "sell" rating and set a $34.00 price objective on shares of Johnson Controls International in a research note on Wednesday, August 1st. Read More »

Woman's cruise ship death may be murder

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The incident was reported to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and local authorities and the local authorities met and boarded the ship upon arrival in Aruba. Princess Cruises did not immediately respond to Newsweek's request for comment. On Facebook , a passenger wrote to Princess Cruises, "The lady that died hit the lifeboat outside our [balcony] on Emerald deck ..." We were all woken at 4.30am by a security alert by the captain. Read More »

Manhattan man claims $343M Powerball jackpot

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And he's not about to stop now - even with an added $125,396,690 in the bank after taxes. Bailey bought his winning ticket at a deli in Harlem. Bailey said he's "faithfully" played the same numbers since 1993. "I will continue playing my numbers until this train runs out, " he said. After checking the winning numbers that night online, he was shocked. "I'm going to ride this out". Read More »

Toyota Corolla Sedan teased ahead of its North American debut

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We know that the new Corolla sedan will be presented by 15 November, and it will base architecture of the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA), like the Prius and Camry of last generation. There could be some subtle design changes here and there, but until Toyota officially reveals the all-new sedan, everything is up to speculation at the moment. Read More »

Air India pilot loses licence after failing breath test

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London Metropolitan Police confirmed to The Daily Mail that the woman was taken into custody once the plane landed at Heathrow Airport. "The f-king Rohingyas, the f-king people of all Asia, for you, an worldwide criminal lawyer". You treat business class passengers like this? In a separate incident in March 2017, Ravindra Gaikwad of the Shiv Sena was banned from flying by six airlines after he assaulted a senior Air India official with his slippers. Read More »

Woman 'pushed, punched, and choked' McDonald's employee over ketchup, police say

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Video released by police shows the woman attack the manager after she was told she could not be in the building. Other employee quickly rushed to assist the manager in trying to pull the woman off the alleged victim. Police described the suspect as a 20-25 year old female with brown hair in a pink shirt and gray sweatpants. "Obviously, we take these things seriously", he said. Read More »

Stocks recover from tech sell-off, oil down on Trump warning

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Goldman Sachs shares dropped 7.5 percent after Bloomberg reported that Malaysian Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the country was seeking a full refund of all the fees it paid to the Wall Street bank for arranging billions of dollars of deals for troubled state fund 1MDB. Read More »

Boeing Tumbles as Bad News Multiplies for Cash Cow 737 Max

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Low October shipments of the 737 put Boeing at risk of missing annual delivery targets for its largest source of profit as the planemaker works to ease parts shortages that have snarled production. Southwest Airlines Co. pilots expressed similar concerns. Aviation Week said it verified that the MCAS system wasn't covered in the operations manual or in the supplemental training materials provided to pilots coming over to the 737 MAX from the previous generation of 737s. Read More »

Pink Legacy diamond sold for world record price

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Bright pink diamonds are rare. Christie's global head of jewellery, Rahul Kadakia said the Pink Legacy was sold to American luxury brand Harry Winston, which belongs to the Swiss Swatch group. Only 1 in 100,000 diamonds receives the grading. Christie's said the "Pink Legacy" achieved a new per-carat record for a pink diamond, and was the second most expensive one ever sold at auction. Read More »

Oil prices collapse as OPEC sees production outpacing demand

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Oil's slide accelerated on Tuesday, with USA futures dropping to lows not seen in 11 months due to ongoing worries about weakening global demand, oversupply and selloffs across other asset classes, including equities. The euro struck a 17-month low at $1.1240 before recovering slightly after it was hit by Brexit clouds that weighed on the pound as well. Both crude benchmarks have fallen more than 20 per cent since peaking at four-year highs in early October. Read More »

Apple shares drop as iPhone's sluggish sales raise red flags

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The latest warning sign was Lumentum Holdings Inc. cutting its second-quarter outlook after one of its largest customers asked to "meaningfully reduce shipments" for previously placed orders. Of course, it'll be harder to see how Apple stacks up against reports of declining sales when it reports earnings for the December quarter. Among other Apple suppliers, Cirrus Logic Inc. Read More »

Amazon chooses New York, Northern Virginia for new headquarters

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Amazon is dividing the second headquarters evenly between New York's Long Island City and Arlington County's Crystal City neighborhoods, which are both located directly across from the major city centers. Its current world headquarters is in Seattle. The HQ2 search sent states and cities into a frenzied bidding war. And by halving the size, Amazon would help ease potential issues with housing, transit and other areas where adding tens of thousands of workers could cause problems. Read More »

UFOs spotted off Irish coast under investigation

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The Irish Aviation Authority has launched an investigation after an unidentified flying object (UFO) was seen by a number of aircraft off the coast of Ireland last Friday morning. It apparently had come up along the left-hand side of the aircraft before it " rapidly veered to the north ". "We saw a bright light and then it disappeared at a very high speed". Read More »

Saudi Arabia to cut December oil exports by 500000 bpd

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Oil rose by more than 1 percent on Monday, set for its largest one-day increase in a month after Saudi Arabia said OPEC and its partners believed demand was softening enough to warrant an output cut of 1 million barrels per day. "Prices have been falling amid a continued rise in crude supplies from big producers, such as Saudi Arabia, Russia and the USA, more than compensating for lost Iranian barrels", Forex.com analyst Fawad Razaqzada told AFP . Read More »

Oil producers see oversupply, eye cutting output

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The announcement was made by Khalid al-Falih, the kingdom's energy comments, in comments he gave to reporters at the meeting in Abu Dhabi , UAE. The 14 members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, which include Saudi Arabia, alone pump over a third of global crude supply. Read More »

Veterans Day deals and discounts

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Members with a valid military ID can get a free Bloomin' Onion and beverage on the 11th. All veterans and active duty military with a valid military ID will be offered a free classic "Almost Famous" sandwich. Boston Market: With a coupon , veterans can buy one individual meal, get a second free. Check out some of these Veterans Day deals and discounts! California Pizza Kitchen: Military members and veterans receive a free entree from a select menu on November 11. Read More »