Day: March 15, 2017

Hours before it was to take effect, President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban was put on hold Wednesday by a federal judge in Hawaii after hearing arguments that the executive order discriminates on the basis of nationality.

Tesla on Wednesday announced plans to raise $1.15 billion in new funding to help fuel production of a mass market-targeted Model 3 electric car set for release this year.Tesla said that it planned to offer $250 million in common stock and $750 million …

Mini-camera maker GoPro announced plans Wednesday to trim another 270 jobs in a quest to become profitable.GoPro, which soared to popularity with cameras used for social media and extreme sports photography, said the new round of cuts is part of an int…

A federal judge in Hawaii halted President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban Wednesday, hours before it was due to take effect, court documents showed.US District Judge Derrick Watson ruled that the state of Hawaii had established a strong likelihood t…

Donald Trump’s first ex-wife Ivana is writing a memoir about bringing up the US president’s eldest three children, slated for release in September, her publishers announced Wednesday.”Raising Trump” will be a “non-partisan, non-political book about mot…

Asia-Pacific ministers said Wednesday they would seek to move forward on a trade agreement resembling the Trans-Pacific Partnership after President Donald Trump killed the deal by withdrawing the United States.After two days of high-level meetings in C…

Struggling Italian airline Alitalia on Wednesday announced a new strategic cost-cutting plan, as it seeks to head off turbulence and return to profitability by the end of 2019.The airline aims to cut costs by 1.0 billion euros ($1.07 billion) and incre…

President Donald Trump moved to freeze future vehicle emission targets Wednesday, during a trip to the faded US automotive hub in Michigan.Insisting higher environmental standards hurt trade, Trump announced that targets for 2022-2025 will be put on ho…

Tiemoue Bakayoko’s superb header fired Monaco into the Champions League quarter-finals as Wednesday’s 3-1 victory condemned Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City to a painful exit on away goals.Trailing 5-3 from the first leg in England, first-half strikes f…