Archive for October 9th, 2017

The biggest automakers in the world are being forced to follow Beijing’s lead as China takes steps to dominate in electric vehicles and technology.

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Why are young women conditioned to believe we have to give away swathes of ourselves to insecure male bullies, and in the process and gamble away our dreams?
All of a sudden, in these harsh moments, we come face to face with the “power,” the person who can unlock the door to our wildest longings and it’s okay to give him a massage in his private hotel room? No big deal, right? A slippery slope, a gilded path to soul relinquishment. After his pleasure, the fatal gambit, he will make the phone call for us that will unlock our entire future…? Hush, hush now about that unspoken fine print. It’s…

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The biggest roadblock to a successful renegotiation of NAFTA may be the fact that U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lightizer is not actually seeking free trade. Instead, he has made it clear that the Trump administration is prepared to risk forfeiting overall economic gains in pursuit of balanced trade, in the name of an abstract view of sovereignty.
When the USTR meets with his Mexican and Canadian counterparts on Wednesday, Lighthizer will be pursuing an agenda under which NAFTAs dispute-settlement mechanism would be diluted, government procurement contracts would be restricted, autos…

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Elon Musk, founder and CEO of Tesla Motors, is revered for his visionary ideas: a mass-market electric car, a private space transport company, a mode of regional transportation that relies on vacuum-sealed tubes. 

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Corporate-jet makers are flooding the market, spurring deep discounts for new aircraft and fueling a three-year slide in prices of used planes.

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An offer of 0% APR financing for 72 months is aggressive for any car loan. GM’s (NYSE: GM) Chevy is pushing it across most of its pick up line and a portion of its large SUVs. Among the reasons for the offer may be that it’s flagship Silverado has been handily beaten in…

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Republican lawmakers in red and blue states are expressing unease over the limited details about middle-class relief in the tax framework their leaders released last month.

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The pass-through tax break in the Republican plan could be three times as costly as the elimination of the estate tax.

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U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open Monday, as investors turned their attention to political developments both at home and overseas.

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