• By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    MARKETS RIGHT NOW: STOCKS ARE OPENING HIGHER ON WALL STREET

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets : 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, led by gains in technology...

    Trading, Index, Company, Bond, Dow Jones, Ads, Industry, Industries, Right, Bonds, Companies, Technology, Market, Rights, Technologies, Marketing, Nasdaq, New York
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    SPACEX'S FALCON 9 ROCKET SURVIVED A 'SPICY' LANDING AT SEA AFTER LAUNCHING THE FIRST EVER PRIVATE MOON MISSION

    SpaceX/YouTube SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket endured "a rather spicy landing" on Thursday night returning from a successful mission. During...

    Videos, Video, Land
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    THE US IS HAVING A TOUGH TIME CONVINCING THE WORLD'S BIGGEST DEMOCRACY TO DITCH HUAWEI

    Reuters America is having a hard time convincing India to reject Huawei's 5G technology, the Wall Street Journal reports. The US has...

    Technology, Companies, World, Government, Company, Technologies
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    SAMSUNG HAS INTRODUCED NEW $130 EARBUDS TO TAKE ON APPLE'S POPULAR AIRPODS - HERE'S HOW THEY COMPARE

    Eric Risberg/AP Samsung recently announced the Galaxy Buds, wireless bluetooth headphones designed to compete with Apple's AirPods. Starting...

    Technologies, Technology
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    CHINA BARS MILLIONS FROM TRAVEL FOR 'SOCIAL CREDIT' OFFENSES

    BEIJING - Forgot to pay a fine in China? Then forget about buying an airline ticket. Would-be air travelers were blocked from buying...

    Travel, Travels, Tax, Buy, Taxes, China, Credit, Credits
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    AUTONATION NAMES USAA EXECUTIVE AS NEW CEO

    DETROIT - AutoNation, the country's largest auto dealership chain, has named an executive from the USAA financial services company...

    Services, Service, Companies, Company, Leadership
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    GLOBAL SHARES MIXED AS INVESTORS WATCH TRADE TALKS

    TOKYO - Global shares were mixed Friday as nervous investors await developments in the U.S.-China trade talks in Washington. European...

    Trading, Germany, Data, World, Dax, CAC 40, France, China, Future, Economy, Futures
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    CHINA BLOCKS TRAVEL FOR 'SOCIAL CREDIT' OFFENSES

    BEIJING - Travelers in China were blocked from buying plane tickets 17.5 million times last year as a penalty for failing to pay fines...

    Travels, Technology, Credit, China, Credits, Buy, Travel, Data, Rights, Government, Right, Technologies
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    KRAFT HEINZ FED INVESTIGATION AND A $15.4 BILLION WRITE-DOWN

    LONDON - Kraft Heinz is disclosing an investigation by federal regulators and will slash the value of its Oscar Mayer brands by a $15.4...

    Companies, Company, Exchange, Security, London
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    NINTH LABOUR MP QUITS 'BROKEN' LABOUR PARTY IN PROTEST AGAINST JEREMY CORBYN'S LEADERSHIP

    Associated Press Labour MP Ian Austin becomes the ninth to quit the party this week, blaming a "culture of extremism, anti-Semitism...

    London, Leadership
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING AN ALLEGED ASSAULT THAT REPORTEDLY LEFT A CONSERVATIVE ACTIVIST WITH A BLACK EYE ON THE UC BERKELEY CAMPUS

    Fox News Police are investigating the alleged assault of a man who was helping recruit members for a conservative organization at UC...

    Videos, Recruitments, Recruitment, USA, Video
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    AUSTRALIA SAYS COAL HOLDUPS AT CHINA PORTS ARE NOT A BAN

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Australia's trade minister said Friday that while there might be some delays in the processing of coal shipments...

    Trading, China
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    GOOGLE IS DITCHING ITS MANDATORY ARBITRATION POLICY AFTER MASS PROTEST

    Troy Wolverton/Business Insider On Thursday, Google announced it would end forced arbitration for all internal matters moving forward. Forced...

    Rights, Moving, Right, Business, Employment, Companies, Company
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    AUSTRALIA SAYS COAL HOLDUPS AT CHINA PORTS ARE NOT A BAN

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Australia's trade minister says that while there might be some delays in processing of coal shipments at...

    Trading, China
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    POLICE SEEKING THOSE RESPONSIBLE FOR DEADLY BANGLADESH FIRE

    DHAKA, Bangladesh - A senior police official said Friday that authorities were seeking up to a dozen suspects in connection with a...

  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    JUDGE ORDERS US COAST GUARDSMAN ACCUSED OF PLOTTING DOMESTIC TERRORISM TO REMAIN BEHIND BARS

    In a courtroom in Greenbelt, Maryland, Magistrate Judge Charles B. Day sided with prosecutors' request to hold US Coast Guardsman Lt....

    Services, Service, Building
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    SPACEX JUST LAUNCHED AN ISRAELI MISSION TOWARD THE MOON. IF SUCCESSFUL, IT WOULD BE THE WORLD'S FIRST PRIVATE LUNAR LANDING

    SpaceIL On Thursday night, SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first-ever private moon mission. SpaceIL, a nonprofit organization...

    World, Companies, Company, Land
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    ASIAN SHARES MOSTLY LOWER AS INVESTORS WATCH TRADE TALKS

    TOKYO - Asian shares were mostly lower Friday after a slide on Wall Street as nervous investors eyed U.S.-China trade talks in Washington. Japan's...

    Trading, Nikkei, Energies, Company, Companies, Dow Jones, China, Energy, Industries, Industry, Nasdaq, Japan
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    INVESTIGATORS INSPECT SCENE OF DEADLY BANGLADESH FIRE

    DHAKA, Bangladesh - An investigative team has visited the scene of a devastating fire in the oldest part of Bangladesh's capital that...

    Government, Building
  • By Chron   -   Feb 22, 2019

    NINTENDO OF AMERICA'S NEW PRESIDENT IS NAMED BOWSER, AND EVERYONE IS MAKING THE SAME JOKES

    Nintendo Doug Bowser will be the president of Nintendo of America, taking over for Reggie Fils-Aime, who will retire on April 15. Bowser,...

    Companies, Company, Franchises, Franchise