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Économie

On Thursday, Powell said he hasn't seen anything to indicate that the risk of a recession is elevated. Friday's report showed shelter costs, which account for one- third of the CPI, rose 0.3 percent for a second month. Still, Powell's comments and those of other officials "are developing a new narrative". He also warned the U.S. economy could take a clear hit from the government shutdown if it continued for a long time.
  • Is it the China slowdown or is it just Apple?

    Is it the China slowdown or is it just Apple?

    Économie

    CNN published a letter from Apple chief executive Tim Cook on Wednesday (Jan. 2) that warns investors to expect lower margins in the first quarter due to a plunge in sales over the Christmas period. For Apple, this quarter actually ended on December 29, 2018. Cook chalked it up to multiple factors, including macroeconomic challenges, fewer carrier subsidies and reduced pricing for iPhone battery replacements .
  • Kentucky police ‘in tears’ after donut truck catches fire

    Kentucky police ‘in tears’ after donut truck catches fire

    Économie

    It's not clear what caused the accident, but the police department indicated there were no injuries in the accident . Their post included photos of the blackened side of the truck and officers jokingly mourning the truck's loss. Police departments around the country were quick to send messages of support to their colleagues. "We feel your loss". We may call a Donut a Gravy Ring here in Northern Ireland but we can still understand your pain.
  • Le début des soldes est maintenu au 9 janvier —

    Le début des soldes est maintenu au 9 janvier — "Gilets jaunes"

    Économie

    Une vitrine d'un magasin des Champs-Elysées endommagée durant la manifestation des "gilets jaunes" , le 24 novembre. Il s'était toutefois dit ouvert à une réflexion pour avancer la date des soldes à partir de l'an prochain. Pour lui, ces manifestations ont participé à ternir l'image de la France. "C'est à peu près le même impact", a estimé le président de la Confédération des commerçants indépendants .
  • Dow notches record point surge in dramatic rebound

    Dow notches record point surge in dramatic rebound

    Économie

    While yesterday's rally may have taken stocks into overbought territory, from a short-term standpoint anyway, it's also possible that certain underlying worries that haven't gone away are capping the market's attempt at a Santa Claus rally.
  • Dow rallies, closes up more than 1,000 points

    Dow rallies, closes up more than 1,000 points

    Économie

    Nasdaq rose 5.8 percent or 361 points to 6,554. Sales in the 2018 US holiday shopping season rose 5.1 percent to over $850 billion, the strongest in six years, according to a Mastercard report . The data reportedly calmed recent concerns over the USA economy. Thursday's sharp swing in stocks followed their best day in 10 years. The index fell to 21,792.20 points at the end of trading, down 18.8 percent from its peak on September 20.
  • Elon Musk's

    Elon Musk's "pedo guy" defamation defense: Twitter doesn't count

    Économie

    The motion from the lawyers also says Musk went after Unsworth over his "indefensible and baseless attack" in an effort to "defend himself and the efforts of SpaceX, Tesla, and the Boring Company employees who had given up their days and nights to help find a solution" for the boys trapped in the cave.
  • Dow Jones closes up 1,000 points after Christmas Eve plunge

    Dow Jones closes up 1,000 points after Christmas Eve plunge

    Économie

    Investors cheered news of the biggest holiday shopping season in six years . Donald Trump expressed confidence in the Treasury secretary, Federal Reserve and US economy on Tuesday, moving to calm financial markets further roiled after Bloomberg News reported that the president had discussed firing the central bank's chairman over raising interest rates.
  • Grocery store hours on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

    Grocery store hours on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

    Économie

    ABC Fine Wine & Spirits. Some say this is one of the most laid-back Christmas Eves for shopping in recent memory. Community and customer service centres will only be open for scheduled rentals on a number of days through the holiday season, so residents are encouraged to call the centre before heading out.
  • Jennie-O recalls 164,000 ground turkey products amid salmonella outbreak

    Jennie-O recalls 164,000 ground turkey products amid salmonella outbreak

    Économie

    The latest announcement from the FSIS comes a little over a month since Jennie-O Turkey was forced to recall 91,388 pounds of raw ground turkey in November. A patient in MI tested positive for salmonella after consuming some of the affected ground turkey. Symptoms typically begin one to three days after exposure, and the illness can last for up to seven days.
  • Gilets Jaunes : des Français tirés au sort pour débattre

    Gilets Jaunes : des Français tirés au sort pour débattre

    Économie

    Il est ouvert à tous et doit associer de nombreux gilets jaunes . "On l'a supprimé parce qu'on a considéré que les inconvénients étaient supérieurs", a déclaré le chef du gouvernement qui estime que depuis la suppression de cet impôt "on a vu les investissements et notamment les investissements étrangers en France s'accroître beaucoup".
  • Huawei to invest $ 2bn on security center, software

    Huawei to invest $ 2bn on security center, software

    Économie

    Trudeau said a decision on whether to use Huawei equipment in Canada's 5G mobile network should be made by experts and not influenced by politics. Japan's cybersecurity agency says suppliers like Huawei that are considered high-risk will be excluded from government procurement.
  • Scandinaves tuées au Maroc: arrestations, la piste

    Scandinaves tuées au Maroc: arrestations, la piste "terroriste" privilégiée

    Économie

    Une des deux victimes avait été assassinée par décapitation ( mode opératoire portant généralement la signature des groupes terroristes de daesh ) et l'autre victime plusieurs fois poignardée au niveau du cou. Un premier suspect , appartenant à " un groupe extrémiste ", a été arrêté lundi, les trois autres ont été appréhendés jeudi après trois jours de cavale.
  • Facebook a donné accès à vos messages privés à Netflix et Spotify

    Facebook a donné accès à vos messages privés à Netflix et Spotify

    Économie

    Là aussi, un document interne ainsi que le témoignage d'une cinquantaine d'employés viennent détailler un peu plus les accès privilégiés qu'aurait octroyé Facebook à près de 150 grandes entreprises telles que Netflix , Microsoft et Spotify , mais aussi des établissements bancaires et d'un moteur de recherche russe.
  • Edouard Philippe dévoile leur coût — Promesses de Macron

    Edouard Philippe dévoile leur coût — Promesses de Macron

    Économie

    Le Premier ministre qui est en charge de mettre en musique les annonces faites par le Président s'est exprimé ce matin afin de faire la lumière sur ces différentes annonces. Après une semaine d'intenses calculs, le gouvernement a préféré tabler sur une augmentation de la prime d'activité . Jusqu'à présent, la prime d'activité était réservée aux salariés touchant jusqu'à 1,2 fois le smic , désormais ce sera 1,5.
  • YouTuber rigs glitter and fart-spray bomb to catch porch pirates

    YouTuber rigs glitter and fart-spray bomb to catch porch pirates

    Économie

    After a package was stolen from outside his home, a fed-up Mark Rober took matters into his own hands. "If you've ever been in a situation like this, you just sort of feel violated", Rober said, "and I took this to the police, and even with the video evidence, they said it's just not worth their time to look into - so you also feel powerless".
  • Vine co-founder, Colin Kroll, found dead at 34

    Économie

    They found him unconscious and unresponsive on his bed. The medical examiner's office will determine the cause of death. Police found Kroll in the bedroom of his Manhattan apartment, a law enforcement source told CNN . "We learned today of the passing of our friend and founder, Colin Kroll, and it's with deep sadness that we say goodbye", the statement reads. "I will forever remember him for his kind soul and big heart", Yusupov wrote on Twitter.