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Aston Martin’s St Athan factory in South Wales all set for the DBX

Features 12 Jun, 2019 The St Athan factory is at the heart of a new chapter in the history of Aston Martin. We pay a visit to the new Welsh facility…...

Aston Martin’s St Athan factory in South Wales all set for the DBX

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New Aston Martin factory in Wales gives hope to workers at Ford engine plant Aston Martin started pre-production of the DBX crossover at a new plant in Wales. The factory offers a potential lifeline to workers at a nearby Ford engine plant that will be shuttered next year....
17:13 2019-06-14

First Aston Martin DBX prototypes produced in St Athan News 12 Jun, 2019 The first Aston Martin DBX pre-production models have rolled of the assembly line at the British brand’s plant in St Athan, Wales...
19:52 2019-06-12

Two dead after being hit by train in south Wales Police say they are working to identify pair struck on tracks near Port TalbotTwo people have died after being struck by a train on tracks near Port Talbot in south Wales, police have said.In a statement, British Transport Police (BTP) said: “Shortly before 10am today, officers from British Transpor...
14:26 2019-07-03

South Wales police to use facial recognition apps on phones Force testing app that lets officers run snapshot through ‘watchlist’ to identify suspectsSouth Wales police are to have a facial recognition app installed on their phones to identify suspects without having to take them to a police station.The force intends to test the app over the next three month...
04:26 2019-08-08

Via partners with BusBot to launch autonomous bus trial in New South Wales Ride-sharing startup Via will launch a driverless shuttle program in New South Wales, Australia, in partnership with local bus operator Busways.Read More...
03:26 2019-07-12

Sydney facing first water restrictions in a decade as drought grips New South Wales Rapidly falling water levels in Sydney’s dams have prompted the state government to bring in water restrictions earlier than expected From sharing showers to native plants: give us your tips on how to save waterSydney is facing stage one water restrictions for the first time in a decade as dam level...
07:39 2019-05-28

State of Origin 2019 Game 1: Queensland Maroons v New South Wales Blues – live! Updates from the series opener at Suncorp StadiumAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytner 11.46am BST 29 min: Ponga’s ability to change direction in a heartbeat is truly incredible. Mitchell doesn’t fall for it this time though and he makes a key tackle. 11.45am BST 28 min: Hunt opts against the ki...
13:00 2019-06-05

Israel Folau starts legal action against Rugby Australia and the New South Wales Waratahs Israel Folau has formally begun legal proceedings against Rugby Australia and the New South Wales Waratahs following his dismissal for a code of conduct breach....
13:13 2019-08-01

| South Africa: Now lock factory for the north Rob Houwing on the swelling trend of SA unwittingly priming robust young second-rowers, especially, for eventual Test duty on the wrong side of the equator....
19:13 2019-05-29

Warren Gatland's first match after leaving Wales will be against Wales Gatland to coach Barbarians side to face Wales on 30 NovemberWales head coach to leave role after World Cup in JapanWarren Gatland’s first match after stepping down as Wales coach this autumn will be against the team he has guided for over a decade.Gatland, who leaves his post after the World Cup in...
13:00 2019-06-05

Felipe Martins knows D.C. United fans remember him as an enemy. Now he’s on their side. The defensive midfielder, who both played for an archrival and injured a United star five years ago, joins the D.C. roster after a trade with Vancouver....
00:52 2019-08-08

Giant balloon dresses blew up the Central Saint Martins runway A burgeoning designer’s career just blew up. With notable alumni that include Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney and Phoebe Philo, the Central Saint Martins’ annual BA fashion show is one to watch — and that was proved again Thursday, when this year’s closing designer looks came d...
22:13 2019-05-31

Aston Assen double score first "genuine result" for Aston Martin team R-Motorsport's Paul di Resta and Jake Dennis believe their Aston Martin team's double points finish in the DTM's Assen finale was its first "genuine" and "proper" result of 2019...
13:13 2019-07-23

Could an independent Wales go it alone? Wales is not too poor to be an independent nation. The ex-first minister of Wales believes so anyway, though others are less sure. So, how would Wales fare economically if it had to go it alone in a post-Brexit world?...
13:39 2019-08-09

Sammy Lee and Mickey McDonagh, Wales’ new hopes Sammy Lee and Mickey McDonagh tell Matt Bevan how they're now pushing for recognition The post Sammy Lee and Mickey McDonagh, Wales’ new hopes appeared first on Boxing News....
13:52 2019-08-21

Birth rate in England and Wales at all-time low Rate drops by 46% from its ultimate peak in 1947 as 657,076 babies are bornThe birth rate in England and Wales has hit its lowest level since records began, government statistics have shown.In total, there were 657,076 live births in England and Wales last year – a fall of 3.2% from the previous yea...
19:52 2019-08-01

Alzheimer's and dementia leading cause of death in England and Wales Increase in life expectancy and improved diagnosis key factors behind rise, says ONSAlmost one in eight people died of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in England and Wales in 2018, according to the latest mortality figures, making it the leading cause of death. Related: When I was diagnosed with de...
15:39 2019-08-06

Union: Ford to close plant in Wales that employs 1,700 LONDON (AP) — A union says Ford plans to close its engine plant in Bridgend, Wales, in September 2020. The GMB union says union leaders are being given the news by company officials on Thursday. Ford is expected to make an announcement later about the plant, which employs 1,700 people. GMB regional ...
14:13 2019-06-06

Humanist weddings rise sharply across England and Wales Faith-based unions fall in last decade but humanist weddings rise by 266%When Amy Hicks and Michaela Francis get married this summer under the shadow of a 400-year-old West Sussex oak tree, they will join the fastest growing group of newlyweds – humanists.According to newly obtained figures, humanis...
16:13 2019-06-02

Petter and Oliver Solberg team up for WRC's Wales Rally GB Petter and Oliver Solberg will enter October's Wales Rally GB as a two-car team to start one World Rally Championship career and bring another to a close...
17:13 2019-07-24

RWE to close coal-fired power plant in Wales RWE on Thursday said it would close its 1.56 gigawatt (GW) Aberthaw B power plant in Wales due to challenging market conditions for coal-fired power capacity in Britain....
17:13 2019-08-01

Manhattan’s Hotel Wales will stay open until 2020 The end’s drawing near for the historic Hotel Wales at 1295 Madison Ave. at East 92nd Street — but guests can still book rooms through Jan. 6, 2020. The building will be converted to luxury condos after that. Real estate firm Adellco LLC bought the Wales for $56.25 million in December. We reported t...
14:39 2019-05-21

Wales captain Jones extends contract to 2021 Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones has ended speculation over his future by signing a contract extension with the Ospreys and the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) until June 2021....
16:01 2019-07-09

Warren Gatland to take Chiefs job after Wales but will take year out for Lions • New Zealander will return to homeland to coach home province• Gatland will take 12 months out from August 2020 for Lions roleWarren Gatland is to split his role as British and Irish Lions coach with a new job in Super Rugby in charge of the Chiefs. Gatland has agreed a four-year deal to return to ...
06:00 2019-06-28

Storm uncovers 4,500-year-old prehistoric forest in Wales A mysterious prehistoric forest has risen again on a Welsh beach thanks to Storm Hannah. The collection of ancient tree stumps had been buried under water and sand more than 4,500 years ago and now people are connecting it to an ancient legend about a “sunken civilization.” The forest is...
01:13 2019-05-29

Blow for Wales as Gareth Anscombe is ruled out of World Cup • Fly-half sustains knee injury in defeat against England• Taulupe Faletau already ruled out because of injuryWales have been dealt a second World Cup injury blow with the fly-half Gareth Anscombe being ruled out of the tournament.The Ospreys No 10, an integral part of Wales’s Six Nations grand slam...
18:26 2019-08-12

Look: Wales tourists find lizard stowed away from Island of Kos Animal rescuers in Wales said a small Balkan green lizard stowed away with some tourists and ended up 2,383 miles from its home on the Greek Island of Kos....
22:52 2019-06-14

Alzheimer’s and dementia leading cause of death in England and Wales Experts call for urgent action to tackle ‘biggest health crisis of our time’Dementia is the biggest health crisis of our time, experts have said, as statistics show the condition was the primary cause of death in England and Wales last year.Almost one in eight people died from dementia and Alzheimer...
19:52 2019-08-06

RWE to shut Wales coal-fired power plant Challenging market conditions in the UK for coal-fired power generation are forcing RWE to close its 1.56 gigawatt plant in Wales, the company has said....
03:52 2019-08-02

England’s experimental lineup looks to hit ground running against Wales • England include five new caps to face settled Wales XV • ‘We need to start winning now,’ says George FordFor an assortment of reasons England’s first Rugby World Cup warm-up Test may prove the most instructive of the lot. By accident or design it pits a largely experimental England side against an...
07:39 2019-08-10

Wales beat England 13-6 to restore World Cup warm-up momentum "Wales beat England 13-6 in Cardiff on Saturday to go top of the official world rankings and avenge their loss in the reverse fixture last Sunday as the Rugby World Cup looms."...
19:26 2019-08-17

Storm Reveals 4,500-Year-Old Forest of a ‘Sunken Kingdom’ in Wales A storm has revealed an amazing sight on a beach in Wales. High gusts of winds have exposed an ancient forest of dead trees that are 4,500 years old. These submerged trees are believed to have inspired a legend about a sunken kingdom that has played a very important part in Welsh mythology. The Reve...
19:39 2019-05-24

Croatia back on track, beats Wales 2-1 in Euro qualifier World Cup finalist Croatia put its 2020 European Championship qualifying campaign back on track with a 2-1 victory over Wales on Saturday. James Lawrence scored an own-goal to give Croatia an early boost after diverting a cross from Ivan Perisic in the 17th minute in Osijek. Croatia looked to be the...
20:52 2019-06-08

Hungary cut down Wales after Gareth Bale fluffs the easiest of lines Wales would not have wanted the chance to fall to anyone else. It was the sort of opportunity Gareth Bale normally takes blindfolded – on the penalty spot and with only the goalkeeper to beat.In truth, it was a sitter. Somehow Wales’ best player contrived to miss, going with his lesser right foot, a...
02:52 2019-06-12

Wales ‘in a good place’ says Warren Gatland with No 1 spot in sight • Wales could top rankings with favourable weekend results• Grand Slam champions choose strong side for TwickenhamWhen Eddie Jones took charge of England, one of his goals was to supplant the All Blacks at the top of the world rankings before the start of the World Cup. The All Blacks could be toppl...
07:39 2019-08-10

Homophobic and transphobic hate crimes surge in England and Wales Offences double since 2014 against gay and lesbian people and treble against trans people, Guardian analysis revealsYou saw me covered in blood on a bus. But do you get outraged about all homophobia?Homophobic and transphobic hate crimes, including stalking, harassment and violent assault, have more...
20:39 2019-06-14

Masar finishes dead last in Princess of Wales’s Stakes on day of shocks Charlie Appleby’s horse fades on second start in 13 monthsAll seven favourites on Newmarket card beaten This first day of the July Festival here was one that the punters will want to forget, when the smart money found its way to the Pimm’s bar or the ice-cream van and steered well clear of the booki...
20:52 2019-07-11

Ruaridh McConnochie a doubt to make England debut against Wales • Bath wing struggling with muscle soreness• Mako Vunipola should feature against IrelandRuaridh McConnochie is a late doubt for England’s World Cup match against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday because of muscle soreness.McConnochie was due to make his international debut against Warren Gatland’s men ...
17:26 2019-08-16

Ben Te’o left out of England squad to face Wales in World Cup warm-up • Mike Brown and Ben Spencer also miss out on match• Eddie Jones names his squad for Japan on MondayBen Te’o is a surprise omission from the England squad preparing to face Wales on Sunday, casting doubt on his place at the World Cup. Eddie Jones has also left Mike Brown and Ben Spencer out of his 3...
00:13 2019-08-07

England v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST game at TwickenhamEngland players stake claim as Jones wields axeGatland: Wales ‘in good place’ with No 1 in sightGet in touch! Email Lee or tweet him here 1.07pm BST The big worry for everyone is injuries, as Ireland unfortunately discovered yesterday.Eight years ago today,...
14:13 2019-08-11

Transport chaos across England and Wales after major power cuts Failure on National Grid network affects train services and road usersLarge parts of England and Wales have been left without electricity following a major power cut, electricity network operators have said, with a serious impact reported on rail and road services, including city traffic lights.Pass...
22:52 2019-08-09

Ford to close Wales engine plant in 2020: union Ford will close its engine plant in Bridgend, south Wales, by September 2020, a trade union said on Thursday, putting 1,700 jobs at risk in the latest blow to Britain's car industry....
12:52 2019-06-06

Street in Wales wins record for world's steepest – video A street in north-west Wales has been crowned the world's steepest. Ffordd Pen Llech in the historic town of Harlech has a gradient of 37.5% at its steepest point, knocking Baldwin Street in Dunedin, New Zealand, off the top spot. Gwyn Headley, who led the town’s campaign to claim the title, said: '...
00:52 2019-07-17

Wales’ Taulupe Faletau out of Rugby World Cup with broken collarbone • Injury-hit No 8 suffers setback in training and needs surgery• ‘Innocuous training ground incident’ resulted in breakWales will be without one of their most experienced and influential forwards in the World Cup after their Lions No 8 Taulupe Faletau suffered a broken collarbone in training this we...
20:00 2019-08-01

Mysterious Mass Grave Found in Wales May Contain Bodies of Vikings’ Slaves Archaeologists have uncovered a mysterious mass grave dating back 1,600 years in Wales containing the remains of 86 individuals.  ...
03:13 2019-08-05

England ready for fierce World Cup warm-ups against Wales, says Elliot Daly • England out to build on intense training work in Treviso• Daly: ‘It will be similar to a Six Nations game’Elliot Daly is expecting full-blown Test match intensity during England’s back-to-back World Cup warm-up matches against Wales, with Eddie Jones naming his World Cup squad after the first game...
12:52 2019-08-04

Lyme disease in England and Wales is most common in older, white women An analysis of hospital records has found that people with Lyme disease in hospitals in England and Wales tend to be white, female and relatively affluent...
06:13 2019-08-15

Knife crime soars to record in England and Wales but homicides fall Knife crime rose 8% to a record in England and Wales last year, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said on Thursday, as major cities like London try to tackle a surge in stabbings....
13:01 2019-07-18

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - live Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 8.32pm BST CNN’s Eliza Mackintosh has tweeted evidence of the frustration some rail passengers are feeling this evening:Passengers going mad on my train from Aberdeen - London, which has been stuck ...
22:26 2019-08-09

England vs Wales live stream: how to watch international rugby online from anywhere The road to Japan starts at Twickenham today in yet another battle for rugby union supremacy between England and Wales. Today's Test match marks the third time the two teams have met in eight months. Don't miss out on any of the action by following our tips on getting an England vs Wa...
18:52 2019-08-11

UPDATE 2-Ford to close Wales engine plant in 2020 -union Ford will close its engine plant in Bridgend, south Wales, by September 2020, a trade union said on Thursday, putting 1,700 jobs at risk in the latest blow to Britain's car industry....
12:52 2019-06-06

Belgium 3-0 Scotland, Hungary 1-0 Wales: Euro 2020 qualifiers – as it happened Romelu Lukaku scored twice for Belgium against Scotland, Gareth Bale missed a guilt-edged chance in Hungary and Northern Ireland made it four wins from four in qualification after a 1-0 win in BelarusRead our Euro 2020 qualifying round-up 10.17pm BST And with that, I shall depart. It’s been a lot of...
02:52 2019-06-12

England reach semi-finals with thrilling victory over Thailand, Scotland down Wales "England came from behind three times to secure a thrilling 4-3 victory over Thailand on Saturday as they reached the semi-finals of the snooker World Cup."...
22:00 2019-06-29

Baby died when drunken mother fell asleep on him after taking him to nightclub in Wales A mother has been jailed for two years and four months after her four-week old baby died after taking him to a nightclub and then drunkenly falling asleep on top of him in bed....
23:13 2019-06-07

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant drafted into England squad ahead of World Cup warm-up against Wales Harlequins centre Joe Marchant will be hoping to impress Eddie Jones this week after being drafted into the England squad ahead of Saturday's match with Wales....
17:52 2019-08-14

Ryan Giggs tells Wales players to focus amid concerns of abuse in Hungary • Euro 2020 qualifying opponents sanctioned by Uefa for racism• ‘For me it’s all about concentrating on the game’ says GiggsRyan Giggs insists he has no concerns about his Wales players being targets for racist abuse during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Hungary on Tuesday evening.The game at Bud...
16:52 2019-06-10

Wales vs England live stream: how to watch today's international rugby 2019 online from anywhere After a somewhat one-sided 33-19 match last weekend at Twickenham, Wales and England will be facing off for the second match of a double-header in preparation for the Rugby World Cup 2019. Make sure you don't miss any of the action with our complete guide to how to live stream Wales vs England....
22:52 2019-08-17

Ivan Perisic shows no mercy as Croatia put early dent in Wales’ Euro 2020 hopes This was always going to be a tough test for Wales but it was a case of what might have been as they suffered defeat under the sweltering Osijek sun.A first loss in their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign was no disgrace given the calibre of the opposition, and Wales pushed hard for an equaliser late on...
20:39 2019-06-08

England vs Wales clash is final chance for World Cup hopefuls to catch the eye of early-bird Eddie Jones England face Wales at Twickenham on Sunday in the first of four warm-up matches to prepare for the World Cup but, in truth, their road to Japan started four years ago....
20:00 2019-08-09

England coach Steve Borthwick calls on Wales fans to raise roof in bid to recreate World Cup atmosphere England want Wales fans to create a raucous atmosphere under the roof of the Principality Stadium because it will act as perfect preparation for the World Cup....
19:26 2019-08-16

Behind the scenes at a private jet factory At Bombardier's Centre of Excellence, a facility on the outskirts of Montreal, Canada, the cabin interiors of some of the world's most luxurious private jets come into being....
12:26 2019-06-12

U.S. Factory Activity Cooled in May U.S. factory activity slowed in May, as a weak global economy and concerns over trade tensions caused further deterioration in the manufacturing sector....
17:13 2019-06-03

BMW taps factory man Zipse as CEO Oliver Zipse, 55, will take over as BMW CEO on Aug. 16, replacing Harald Krueger, who will step down. Zipse was said to be in a horserace for the CEO job with another strong contender, Klaus Froehlich....
22:39 2019-07-18

IKEA to Close Its Only U.S. Factory IKEA is closing its only manufacturing site in the U.S., shifting the operations to Europe where the furniture company says production costs are lower....
00:39 2019-07-16

China gas factory blast kills at least 12 At least 12 people have died in a powerful explosion that ripped through a gas plant in central China. Reports said the force of the blast shattered windows and blew out doors as far as 3 kilometers away....
13:26 2019-07-20

Shit Show at the Fuck Factory Security breaches on widely used anonymous communities online threaten to out some of our most personal past-times, especially when those data leaks occur on platforms dedicated to user-created porn. Read more......
05:52 2019-08-21

TVR says work to start soon on new Welsh factory TVR Griffith Welsh Government selects contractor to undergo work on new home of 500bhp Griffith supercar The reborn TVR project is hoping that refurbishment work will soon start on its new factory, after the Welsh Government selected a contractor to take on the project. The firm revealed the all-...
16:26 2019-06-11

Refurbishment of TVR’s new Welsh factory under way shortly News 11 Jun, 2019 The Welsh government has finally selected its preferred contractor for the refurbishment of TVR’s new factory in Ebbw Valley, South Wales...
19:52 2019-06-11

Aston Martin DB11 The DB11 lineup has been bulked up and is offered for the 2019 model year in three variants: a V-8 coupe, a V-8 convertible and a V-12 coupe known as the DB11 AMR....
02:26 2019-07-17

Aston Martin Valkyrie The hypercar developed with Red Bull Racing will be limited to just 150 units with an additional 25 designated only for track use when it arrives in 2019....
08:00 2019-07-18

GE's CEO 'stunned' that factory efficiency drive only just started General Electric Co's chief executive said on Thursday he was "really stunned" to learn that a major factory had only recently started using lean manufacturing techniques....
22:26 2019-05-30

Ikea closing only U.S. factory in shift to Europe Swedish furniture giant Ikea announced Tuesday it will close its only U.S. factory in Virginia and shift operations to Europe, where costs are less expensive....
19:00 2019-07-16

At least 38 people injured in Russian factory explosion Four people are in a serious condition after blast in DzerzhinskAt least thirty-eight people have been injured in an explosion in a plant in Russia.The blast took place on Saturday at the Kristall explosives factory in Dzerzhinsk, 250 miles (400km) east of Moscow. The cause has not been determined. ...
17:52 2019-06-01

At least 30 dead in fire at Indonesia matchstick factory At least 30 people died on Friday after a fire swept through a small factory producing matchsticks in Indonesia's North Sumatra province, authorities said....
13:00 2019-06-21

UK economy shrinks after Brexit car factory shutdowns Vehicle output falls by 24% as firms including BMW and Peugeot pause productionThe British economy shrank in April amid a dramatic decline in car production ahead of the original Brexit deadline, according to official figures.According to the Office for National Statistics, gross domestic product (G...
13:13 2019-06-10

Man sent to prison for urinating in Memphis cereal factory MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for urinating on a Kellogg’s cereal conveyor belt at a Memphis facility. The U.S. attorney’s office in Memphis says 49-year-old Gregory Stanton was sentenced Friday in federal court. Stanton had pleaded guilt...
11:26 2019-05-30

At least 30 dead in fire at home used as matchstick factory At least 30 people have been killed - including three children - in a fire at a house which was used as a matchstick factory in Indonesia's North Sumatra province....
16:39 2019-06-21

Nike keeps plans for Arizona factory despite controversy PHOENIX (AP) — Nike is going forward with plans to make soles for Nike Air shoes in a Phoenix suburb. The shoemaker confirmed its plans Thursday even though Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey last week blocked state money for the facility when Nike pulled a flag-themed shoe from the market. The move came after...
08:52 2019-07-12

Robots are breaking out of their cages on the factory floor, and here's what they are doing As companies aim to increase production, the demand for large-scale industrial robots is accelerating. Yet their interactivity with co-workers could introduce the possibility of injury. One company is planning to change that....
00:39 2019-06-11

Tesla to make Model Y SUV at its California factory Tesla Inc will make the Model Y electric sport utility vehicle at its factory in Fremont, California to hit production volumes quickly, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a podcast interview posted on Sunday....
22:26 2019-06-02

BMW's new $1B factory caught in Trump's Mexican standoff President Trump’s vow to impose a 5 percent tariff on Mexican goods comes just in time to hit exports from a $1 billion BMW Group factory that opens in the country next week....
05:52 2019-06-01

Aston Martin DBX Spotted Testing The Aston Martin DBX will be powered by an AMG sourced 493 bhp, 4.0-litre, twin-turbo V8 motor. The company is also expected to offer the DBX with its in-house V12 engine sometime later and a hybrid......
18:00 2019-06-09

Aston Martin Valhalla: Now We're Talking Aston Martin has been promising us three new mid-engine cars, which is exciting. We’ve seen the highest performance model, the Aston Martin Valkyrie, in action already, but now the new Aston Martin Valhalla has also moved beyond the show floor stage with a “dynamic concept.”...
09:00 2019-08-17

This Aston Martin Has Most Excellent Wheels It has been far too long since an OEM took a risk on the design of its wheels. There are only a handful of differently stylized wheels on the market today, most unfortunately featuring some variety of twist design—please pardon me while I attempt to keep my lunch down. Aston Martin’s new DBS Superle...
06:00 2019-05-22

Aston Martin AM-RB 003: £1m hypercar 'oversubscribed' British firm reports heavy demand for 2021 McLaren P1 rival, increased sales in first quarter of 2019 Aston Martin says that its £1 million AM-RB 003 hypercar, unveiled at the Geneva motor show earlier this year, is already over-subscribed. The firm will produce 500 of the McLaren P1-rivalling mach...
15:13 2019-05-21

'Aston Martin will bounce back better than ever' Opinion 8 Aug, 2019 Aston Martin's recent money troubles have become headline news, but Steve Fowler believes this is just a minor bump in the road...
15:00 2019-08-08

Lexington Dream Factory Holds Annual Party LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 19) – The Lexington Dream Factory held their annual party at Kentucky Children’s Hospital Thursday. The Dream Factory fulfills dreams of children with critical and severe chronic conditions. Today, the organization brought pizza, cookies, cupcakes and goodie bags for ...
22:13 2019-06-20

U.S. factory activity growing at weakest pace since 2016 Growth in U.S. manufacturing activity slowed in May to its weakest pace in over two years as factory managers raised concerns about a trade war between the United States and China, a national survey showed on Monday....
19:13 2019-06-03

How it's made: on the factory floor with the monstrous 102MP Fujifilm GFX 100 Ever since Fujifilm announced the development of a 100MP camera at Photokina in 2018, the photography world has been abuzz with excitement. The GFX 100 has now officially made its debut and Fujifilm invited the TechRadar team to its factory in Taiwa, located in the Miyagi Prefecture in Japan, t...
09:13 2019-06-04

Decrepit Factory Becomes Symbol of Mexican Corruption Battle The purchase by Mexican state oil company Pemex of a fertilizer plant that still isn’t running, six years and hundreds of millions of dollars later, has emerged at an emblem of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s campaign against corruption....
18:52 2019-06-04

Indonesia matchstick factory fire kills dozens Three children were identified among the dead, Indonesian authorities said. An Indonesian official said women working at the warehouse "likely brought their kids to work."...
13:13 2019-06-21

Volkswagen Factory Workers in Tennessee Reject Union The vote was a defeat for the United Automobile Workers, which has tried unsuccessfully to organize workers at plants owned by foreign automakers in the South....
04:13 2019-06-15

Tesla: N.Y. solar factory to make EV chargers, other products Tesla's Buffalo, N.Y., solar plant will become the "manufacturing home" for EV Supercharger cabinets and other energy storage products. The company disclosed the move in an annual report to New York state, which heavily subsidized the factory....
18:13 2019-05-21

U.S. hiring slows; shorter factory workweek a red flag U.S. job growth slowed in July and manufacturers slashed hours for workers, which together with an escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to cut interest rates again next month....
21:13 2019-08-02

Perfectly polished: a former varnish factory in east London A colourful artistic couple have converted an industrial space in Shoreditch into a vibrant homeIt has become less ravey since we moved in,” says Di Atkinson of Shoreditch back in the mid-90s, when the former factories and warehouses were just that. “Buildings were taken over for two-day raves and u...
21:00 2019-08-03

'Reshoring' Report Finds Factory Work Not Returning to U.S. Despite escalating tariffs between the U.S. and China, American imports of manufactured goods from China and 13 other Asian countries rose 9% in 2018 to $816 billion, the largest annual increase in nearly a decade and outpacing a 6% increase in domestic manufacturing gross output, according to consu...
05:00 2019-07-11

IKEA Closing Only US Furniture Factory, Cutting 300 Jobs IKEA said it will close its only US factory at the end of the year, cutting 300 jobs, as it will be more cost effective to make the products in Europe and import them....
03:39 2019-07-16

Final VW Beetle drives off Mexico factory floor Mexican Volkswagen staff have bid farewell to their last "New Beetle," the design that in 1997 succeeded the curvy small family car first made famous in postwar Germany....
14:26 2019-07-11

At Least 30, Including Children, Die In Indonesia Matchstick Factory Fire At least 30 people, including several children, were killed when a fire ripped through a home that doubled as a matchstick factory in Indonesia on Friday, authorities said....
12:39 2019-06-21

Soft U.S. factory activity darkens economic outlook U.S. manufacturing activity barely grew in early June and the service sector cooled, signs that President Donald Trump's trade war with China could be weighing on the economy....
20:13 2019-06-21

Cairo monorail deal for Bombardier's UK train factory Bombardier has been named as the preferred bidder in a €3bn (£2.65bn) contract to build and supply a new monorail system in Cairo, in a boost for British manufacturing....
12:26 2019-05-28

3,000-Year-Old Phoenician Shell-Dye Factory Linked With The Temple Shards of Phoenician pottery excavated fifty years ago from an archeological dig in Tel Shikmona located south of Haifa, in Israel ...
21:00 2019-07-03

Survey: China’s factory activity declines in June BEIJING (AP) — China’s factory activity contracted in June, adding to pressure on Beijing to shore up economic growth amid a costly tariff war with Washington. A monthly index released Sunday by an official industry group, the China Federation of Logistics & Purchasing, held steady at the prev...
14:13 2019-06-30

American Factory review – a sobering documentary by the Obamas This first film in their post-White House careers is an absorbing study of the culture clash in a Chinese-run Ohio car plant‘There is no magic wand to bring back jobs,” said US president Barack Obama in 2016. Now he has returned to this sombre realist theme with the first documentary feature in his ...
15:00 2019-08-16

Final Saab 9-3 to leave NEVS factory in Sweden The 3-mile 9-3 will be shown this weekend in Trollhattän An unused crash test model from 2013 is set to go up for auction later this year The last new Saab 9-3 ever to be made will be auctioned in Sweden this year.  The almost unused saloon was built in 2013. It will now be sold by National Elec...
17:00 2019-06-07

China's Huawei to invest $800 million in new Brazil factory Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state over the next three years, the governor said, as the Chinese tech giant ramps up its Latin American presence against U.S. objections....
03:52 2019-08-10

Where will the world’s first autonomous rocket factory be built? Mississippi Enlarge / An artist's concept of what the interior of Relativity Space's Mississippi rocket factory may look like in a few years. (credit: Relativity Space) Relativity Space has signed an agreement with NASA to convert a large industrial building in southern Mississippi into what may become the wo...
17:13 2019-06-11

Aston Martin sports car from 'Goldfinger' sells for $6.4M A silver 1965 Aston Martin DB5, an exact replica of the star vehicle Sean Connery drove in the iconic James Bond film "Goldfinger," has been sold at auction in California for more than $6 million....
09:52 2019-08-17

You could snag a Lamborghini or Aston Martin for cheaper than you think Average prices of Aston Martin, Rolls-Royce and Lamborghini used vehicles have declined sharply, according to data analytics firm Thinknum.       ...
22:39 2019-06-10

Aston Martin DBS Volante 2019 UK review Aston removes the roof from its super-GT coupe, to create the DBS Superleggera Volante, with more than 700 horsepower and a price of nearly £250,000 This might be one of those ‘how much is too much?’ pieces. Ever wondered what 715bhp in a grand touring convertible would feel like? Wonder no more. ...
05:52 2019-08-21

Aston Villa v Bournemouth: match preview Renewed optimism around Villa Park is reflected in record season ticket sales, and Dean Smith says his team’s ability to turn on the style at home will be key to them thriving this season. Eddie Howe reluctantly sold Tyrone Mings to Aston Villa during the summer and now his team must find a way past...
17:26 2019-08-16

Aston Martin announces £78.8 million loss News 31 Jul, 2019 Aston Martin’s financial report for the first half of 2019 confirms a £78.8 million loss, due to sales slump and development costs...
22:52 2019-07-31

Aston Martin Kick Starts Production Of Its First SUV - The DBX Real world testing of the DBX has already been started and over the last few months the DBX has been put through its paces in all environments from the Arctic Circle to the unique challenges of the......
17:52 2019-06-13

Aston Villa back in EPL _ and $215M richer LONDON (AP) — Aston Villa is back in the English Premier League after a three-year absence — and will be at least 170 million pounds ($215 million) richer — after beating Derby 2-1 in the League Championship playoff final at Wembley Stadium on Monday. Anwar El Ghazi put Villa ahead in the 44th minut...
19:00 2019-05-27

Hey Cool the New Aston Martin Vanquish May Still Get a Manual Aston Martin has long promised to be the last bastion of hope for gifting manual-shift sports cars to the world. That seemed less likely with the new Aston Martin Vanquish going mid-engined, but it sounds like we may not need to worry just yet....
01:13 2019-07-04

Aston Martin: from Goodwood success to the DBS Superleggera Few cars, if any, match the DBS Superleggera’s ‘go-anywhere’ potential Aston Martin has long since earned its place in the West Sussex circuit’s racing history. We reminisce in its five-star Ferrari baiter If you want to get well and truly lost, there are few better cars in which to be than an As...
09:00 2019-06-22

Aston Martin CEO woos investors at Goodwood After a share-price slump that has wiped out close to half its value since its IPO, Aston Martin is hoping that the informal setting of the Goodwood motor-racing gala has helped win over investors who thought they were buying into another Ferrari....
01:00 2019-07-10

Aston Martin Valhalla name announced for 003 Concept News 18 Jun, 2019 The Aston Martin Valhalla continues the brand’s “V” car lineage, and it’ll rival the McLaren Senna when it arrives in 2021...
14:00 2019-06-18

Aston Villa Are Returning To The Premier League Aston Villa have made their way back to the Premier League after defeating Derby County 2-1 at Wembley in the Championship playoff final. The club joins Norwich City and Sheffield United as the three clubs heading to the top flight and replacing Huddersfield Town, Fulham and Cardiff City....
01:39 2019-05-28

The Aston Martin Valhalla Is The Company's New Hypercar Named after the warrior's paradise celebrated in ancient Norse mythology, Valhalla employs a lightweight construction method and radical aerodynamics pioneered in the Valkyrie...
18:39 2019-06-19

Aston Martin Is Getting Into The 'Evil Lair' Business Do you suspect that your car might be a super villain? Do you suspect that you, too, might be a super villain, perhaps by virtue of holding entire cities captive or taking so many trips in your private jet that you are, in fact, helping accelerate the murder of the biggest entity on the planet: the ...
02:39 2019-08-18

Molymet drops plans for battery parts factory in Chile Chile´s Molymet has dropped a project to build battery parts in Chile, the second of three companies to pass on the deal little more than a year after winning guaranteed access to cheap Chilean lithium from top producer Albemarle....
16:26 2019-07-13

Shitcoin factory Cryptopia owes over $3M to creditors, staff, and hodlers Liquidators of now defunct cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia have revealed that it owes investors, creditors, and staff a total of over $3 million. Grant Thornton New Zealand published its first liquidators report earlier today which outlined that creditors are owed a total of $2.78 million. Staff a...
20:00 2019-05-31

Strike hits production at world's biggest Nutella factory Workers blockade French site, halting three production lines as ingredients run lowA factory in northern France that makes 25% of the world’s Nutella has been blockaded for a week by workers demanding more pay, causing key ingredients to run low.The Villers-Écalles factory of the privately owned Ita...
20:13 2019-06-03

Tesla to pay China $323 million a year in taxes for factory site Under the terms of the lease with the Shanghai government, Tesla must start generating the annual tax revenues at the end of 2023 -- or hand the land back....
19:26 2019-07-31

Global recession fears grow as factory activity shrinks Factory activity slowed in the United States, Europe and Asia last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of a global economic downturn and heaped pressure on policymakers to step up support....
19:13 2019-06-03

World's biggest Nutella factory blocked by striking workers A factory in northern France that makes a quarter of the world's Nutella has been blockaded for a week. Key ingredients are reportedly running low and the owners have threatened to heavily fine the strikers....
00:13 2019-06-04

China factory activity falls contracts in May amid dispute BEIJING (AP) — China’s factory activity fell into contraction territory in May amid an ongoing trade dispute with the U.S. that has seen higher tariffs slapped on Chinese exports. The National Bureau of Statistics and an industry group, the China Federation of Logistics & Purchasing, said Frid...
08:52 2019-05-31

French workers block world’s biggest Nutella factory PARIS (AP) — French workers frustrated over salary negotiations are blocking the world’s biggest Nutella factory. Tensions are mounting at the site in Villers-Ecalles in Normandy, where activists from the Workers’ Force union have been barring trucks from entering or leaving the factory ...
14:52 2019-06-04

Fannie and Freddie's Latest Push: Factory-Built Homes The gatekeepers of America’s housing market, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, want to make it more affordable to buy a manufactured home. So far, they have found it a tough sell....
12:26 2019-06-20

UK manufacturing drops by nearly half amid Brexit factory shutdowns News 30 May, 2019 New car sales fell 44.5 per cent in April as manufacturers brought their annual factory shutdowns forward to the original Brexit date...
10:13 2019-05-30

Massive explosion at Russian bomb-making factory injures 79 A massive explosion at a bomb-making plant in Russia has injured 79 people and damaged 180 homes in the city of Dzerzhinsk. Officials said the factory was used to make and store bombs and other explosive devices for the Russian military. The facility, JSC Kristall Research Institute, was completely ...
23:13 2019-06-01

Indonesia matchstick factory fire kills dozens of people Three children were identified among the dead, Indonesian authorities said. An Indonesian official said women working at the warehouse "likely brought their kids to work."...
15:26 2019-06-21

China's Huawei eyes new Brazil factory amid 5G push Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state over the next three years, the governor said, as the Chinese telecom giant continues to ramp up its presence in Latin America to the displeasure of U.S. authorities....
16:26 2019-08-09

J.Crew Factory Is Taking Up to 70% Off Men's and Women's Styles, Plus an Extra 50% Off Clearance J.Crew Factory is already marked down significantly compared to its regular J.Crew counterpart, but now, the Factory is taking its discounts to a whole new level. Men’s and women’s styles on the site are 60% to 70% off, kids’ styles are 50% off, and clearance items are an extra 50% off with promo co...
21:52 2019-05-27

The Obamas' first film: will American Factory be the biggest documentary of 2019? Produced for Netflix, this moving film reveals what happened when a Chinese company rescued a US factory – and ignited a fight for workers’ rights. We meet its makersAt the end of 2014, a Chinese billionaire named Cao Dewang bought the General Motors factory in Dayton, Ohio. His plan was to turn the...
19:00 2019-08-16

Chinese factory activity contracted again in July, official data indicates China's official manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for July came in at 49.7, according to data from the Chinese statistics bureau....
18:39 2019-07-31

Eating Animals review – painful portrait of factory farming Natalie Portman narrates an unsettling documentary about how agribusiness resorts to ever greater squalor and cruelty ‘You vote at least three times a day with your fork,” says a farmer in this sombre, painful, relevant documentary about agribusiness from film-maker Christopher Quinn, based on the 2...
09:13 2019-06-06

WRAPUP 5-U.S. hiring slows; shorter factory workweek a red flag U.S. job growth slowed in July and manufacturers slashed hours for workers, which together with an escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to cut interest rates again next month....
20:39 2019-08-02

Indonesia police arrest three suspects over deadly factory fire Indonesian authorities have arrested three people suspected of negligence after a fire ripped through a makeshift factory in North Sumatra, killing 30 people, a police spokesman said on Sunday....
11:39 2019-06-23

Ineos Bridgend factory talks "very advanced", minister claims Ineos boss Jim Ratcliffe with the Land Rover Defender Ineos Automotive is reportedly close to a deal to build off-roader in Wales, bringing hundreds of jobs after Ford closure Ineos Automotive, a subsidiary of British chemicals company Ineos, appears to be close to a deal to build its new 4x4 in ...
15:52 2019-08-19

Obamas make their Hollywood movie debut with 'American Factory' Barack and Michelle Obama made their Hollywood debut on Wednesday with a documentary set in industrial Ohio that film reviewers are calling compelling and timely....
22:13 2019-08-21

German factory production, exports drop in weak Q2 start BERLIN (AP) — German factory production has fallen more strongly than expected in April and exports have dropped sharply in a weak start to the second quarter in Europe’s largest economy. The Federal Statistical Office reported Friday that industrial production dropped 1.9% over March in seaso...
12:26 2019-06-07

Aston Martin's biggest investor offers to buy another 3% stake The biggest investor in Aston Martin offered on Friday to buy another 3% stake in the luxury carmaker, whose shares have slumped since listing last year....
09:00 2019-07-19

Berger: No discussions had over giving Aston Martin DTM concessions DTM boss Gerhard Berger says there have not been discussions over handing the R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad concession breaks to allow it to catch up to Audi and BMW...
13:00 2019-07-16

The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Is Only Fully Realized As A Convertible The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante is one of the best looking cars on the road at the moment. Thanks to its V12, it’s also one of the best-sounding. So it’s refreshing that it isn’t pushing to be some cutthroat performance car, but instead keeping the character of a relaxed muscly grand toure...
12:26 2019-08-06

Aston Martin's new mid-engined hypercar named Valhalla Second model to emerge from Aston and Red Bull's partnership will bridge the gap between Valkyrie and Vanquish Aston Martin’s upcoming mid-engined hypercar will be named the Valhalla, as a continuation of the firm’s line of ‘V-cars’ performance models.  Revealed at this year’s Geneva motor show und...
15:13 2019-06-18

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante 2019 review Volante nails the role of showboating Aston Martin flagship, but the coupe remains the better car where it really counts You've got to give the sensational, certified five-star DBS Superleggera an even greater sense of occasion. What are your options?Lurid orange paint helps, but you could also re...
08:26 2019-07-03

New Aston Martin Valkyrie testing continues at Silverstone News 16 Aug, 2019 The Aston Martin Valkyrie’s testing programme is continuing at speed, with the first model scheduled for delivery at the end of the year...
19:00 2019-08-16

Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato: 10 reborn classics near completion Firm's most expensive new car ever will be sold as a pair with DBS GT Zagato Aston Martin is gearing up to begin deliveries of its limited-run DB4 GT Zagato Continuation, with ten customerexamples nearing completion at the firm’s Newport Pagnell-based Heritage Division. Each car is the result of ar...
19:00 2019-08-12

Aston Martin faces City revolt over Palmer's pay The owner of Aston Martin is facing the embarrassing prospect of a revolt over boardroom pay within months of its £4.3bn flotation amid growing City unrest over the luxury car-maker's performance....
20:26 2019-06-13

New Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato Continuation breaks cover News 11 Jun, 2019 The Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato Continuation revives the brand's iconic racer, and is set to make its debut at Le Mans...
10:26 2019-06-11

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 sold at auction for £5.2m Car was once owned by JCB billionaire and Tory party donor Lord Bamford An Aston Martin DB5 used to promote the James Bond film Thunderball has sold for $6.4m (£5.2m) at the world’s biggest classic car auction in California.The car, which was once owned by the British JCB billionaire and Tory party ...
00:13 2019-08-17

A Chinese EV Startup Screwed Aston Martin Out Of Over $20 Million In October of 2018, Aston Martin reported that it had sold the tooling and intellectual property of the Vanquish to a mystery buyer for $26 million. Now, Aston Martin has reported that the mystery buyer was Detroit Electric and, well, Aston shareholders may not actually be seeing most of that $26 mi...
17:39 2019-08-18

Aston Martin set to give WEC hypercar to customer teams too Aston Martin looks likely to produce customer versions of its forthcoming Valkyrie World Endurance Championship contender to race alongside the factory team in the future...
17:26 2019-06-21

Aston Martin Valkyrie will race at Le Mans in 2021 Creation of a new hypercar class enables Aston Martin to enter its 1160bhp hybrid in the 24-hour race Aston Martin has confirmed that its upcoming Valkyrie hypercar will take part in the 2021 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race.  New rules put in place by Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO), Le Mans’ g...
12:39 2019-06-14

Official: Aston Martin Valhalla confirmed as next Bond car The Aston Martin Valhalla Upcoming mid-engined supercar will star in the 25th Bond movie alongside two iconic Aston Martin classics Aston Martin has officially confirmed that the Valhalla hypercar will play a starring automotive role in the upcoming James Bond film. Rumours began to circulate ear...
02:00 2019-06-21

New Aston Martin DBX: preview video shows front end Aston has taken an initial batch of orders for its first SUV ahead of an official unveil in December Aston Martin has begun the build up to the launch of its new DBX SUV, after the first orders were reportedly taken at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The preview campaign has begun for the Bri...
17:26 2019-08-20

Who Among Us Is Worthy Enough to Buy James Bond's 1965 Aston Martin DB5? Generations of humans have grown up drooling over the iconic Aston Martin DB5 driven by James Bond in seven films—but most notably Goldfinger. Now, one example is going up for sale, and one human can be worthy (or, well, rich) enough to take home a piece of film history....
19:39 2019-06-14

Aston: WEC set for "David versus Goliath" clash in 2020/21 Aston Martin is billing its battle with Toyota in the new hypercar concept class of the World Endurance Championship from 2020/21 as a "David versus Goliath" clash...
19:39 2019-06-14

Goodwood Festival sculpture to celebrate Aston Martin Aston Martin Goodwood 1959 Central Feature to highlight British firm's World Sportscar Championship title win at the venue Aston Martin will be the subject of this year’s Central Feature at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, with a sculpture celebrating the 70th anniversary of its first race at the ...
15:13 2019-05-21

Goodwood Festival sculpture celebrates Aston Martin Central Feature highlights British firm's World Sportscar Championship title win at the venue Aston Martin is be the subject of this year’s Central Feature at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, with a sculpture celebrating the 70th anniversary of its first race at the venue’s race circuit, and the 60t...
13:39 2019-07-04

All-electric Aston Martin Rapide E makes UK debut 600bhp-plus EV appears for the first time on home turf Aston's first production EV unleashed on home turf as brand celebrates anniversary of historic Le Mans win Aston Martin's production-ready Rapide E electric luxury saloon has completed the hillclimb at Goodwood's Festival of Speed, marking th...
16:26 2019-07-04

Unique Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato revealed with 715bhp News 10 Jul, 2019 The Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato will be limited to just 19 examples and each will be paired with a DB4 GT Zagato continuation model...
07:26 2019-07-11

Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar debuts at British GP Aston Martin Valkyrie runs at the British Grand Prix Aston's 1160bhp multi-million-pound hypercar has been driven in anger during the British Grand Prix weekend The new 1160bhp Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar has run in public for the first time at the British Grand Prix. The hybrid machine is pow...
23:26 2019-07-13

If You Don't Order Your Aston Martin Valkyrie in this Livery, You Don't Deserve it Aston Martin’s bantam-weight hybrid mid-engine Cosworth V12 KERS hybrid monster hypercar is finally here in production-ready form. The final version of the car was unveiled today at Silverstone ahead of the Formula One British Grand Prix, in conjunction with Aston Martin-sponsored Red Bull Racing. T...
00:26 2019-07-14

Aston team's Norisring DTM Sunday "sobering" after best results yet The R-Motorsport Aston Martin DTM squad says the single point it scored in Sunday's second Norisring race was a "sobering" result after achieving its best haul yet a day earlier...
14:52 2019-07-08

Aston team’s Norisring DTM Sunday “sobering” after best results yet The R-Motorsport Aston Martin DTM squad says the single point it scored in Sunday's second Norisring race was a "sobering" result after achieving its best haul yet a day earlier...
13:39 2019-07-08

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2019: the best of Aston Martin The British marque is celebrating 70 years since first racing at Goodwood, and has brought all manner of metal to this year's Festival of Speed to celebrate...
16:26 2019-07-05

Dovizioso could "worry" Aston DTM squad at Misano - Juncadella R-Motorsport's Daniel Juncadella says MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso could "worry" his Aston Martin squad at Misano considering its lack of pace so far during its debut DTM season...
16:52 2019-06-07

New Aston Martin Vantage AMR makes Goodwood debut Aston's purist's Vantage gets a dog-leg shift manual gearbox and is being built in strictly limited numbers The new Aston Martin Vantage AMR special edition has been up the Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb. The Vantage AMR retains the 503bhp 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 from the regular model but sw...
20:26 2019-07-04

This Aston Martin DB5 Shooting Brake Is Utterly Perfect Among the things you could drop between a million and $1.4 million on (besides a very, very nice house), a 1965 Aston Martin DB5 shooting brake is probably one of the best. It’s rare, it’s gorgeous and it’ll be up for sale soon....
12:26 2019-08-06

Aston Martin says it's ready for shared autonomous mobility Aston's chief planning officer says its future model line-up will allow it to be on the front foot with urban mobility solutions Aston Martin and Lagonda are prepared for the possibility of shared, autonomous vehicles becoming a preferred mode of transport in cities, according to its chief planning...
22:26 2019-07-10

Jaguar Land Rover will build electric cars at UK factory, paper says Jaguar Land Rover is expected to announce plans on Friday to build electric vehicles at its Castle Bromwich factory in England, the Sunday Times reported, in what would be a rare bright spot for a British automotive industry hit by job cuts, plant closures and falling sales....
05:13 2019-07-02

Kansas City factory index hits lowest since March 2016 The Kansas City Federal Reserve said on Thursday its gauge on regional manufacturing activity fell deeper into negative territory to a level not seen in more than three years, because of worries about the U.S.-China trade conflict....
18:26 2019-08-22

NY Fed 'Empire State' factory index posts biggest gain in more than 2 years The New York Federal Reserve said its gauge of manufacturing growth in New York state returned to positive territory, suggesting regional activity was expanding again....
18:13 2019-07-15

Denise Nickerson, Violet in 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,' has died Actress Denise Nickerson, best known for her role as chatty gum-chewer Violet Beauregard in 1971's "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory," has died, according to multiple reports citing a Facebook post from her family....
17:39 2019-07-11

China's credit push to small firms falters in factory heartland China's campaign to boost loans to small firms was supposed to support the economy during its biggest slowdown in decades, but banks' reluctance to lend has left exporters and manufacturers in its southern industrial belt struggling to pay the bills....
03:39 2019-07-24

Strike at world’s biggest Nutella factory brings production to near-standstill No more Nutella?! French workers are threatening as much, bringing the world’s biggest Nutella factory to a near-standstill in a showdown over salary negotiations....
20:39 2019-06-04

Paulson to sell almost half of Steinway factory to Robert De Niro group John Paulson has a plan for the historic Steinway piano factory in Queens — and it involves sharing some of the premises with Robert De Niro. The billionaire hedge-fund mogul — who scooped up Steinway & Sons in 2013 for $512 million — has agreed to sell nearly half of the piano maker’s 11-acre lot.....
00:52 2019-06-14

"Double Standards Of Congress": Piyush Goyal On Rae Bareli Coach Factory Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today hit back at the Congress over the issue of corporatisation of the Rae Bareli rail coach factory, saying the party only made announcements and not a single coach was......
11:26 2019-07-03

Brazil Police Shut Down a Factory Making Fake Ferraris and ‘Shamborghinis’ (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Brazilian police say they’ve shut down a clandestine factory that was producing fake Ferraris and sham Lamborghinis. A father and son who owned the workshop in the southern state of Santa Catarina have been arrested on industrial property charges. Police said the cars ...
08:13 2019-07-17

Factory activity shrinks across Asia, stokes global recession fears Factory activity contracted in most Asian countries last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of a global economic downturn and heaped pressure on policymakers in the region and beyond to roll out more stimulus....
07:13 2019-06-03

From Viet Cong to Team USA: Hanoi garment factory's Olympic transformation When Nguyen Thi Thu Huyen started work at the No. 40 Garment Factory, it was still producing boots and uniforms for the Vietnamese army, just as it had done during the Southeast Asian country's long war with the United States....
13:26 2019-07-17

Sonia Gandhi Opposes Move To Privatise Rae Bareli Coach Factory Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said the government was seeking to secretively "privatise" the Modern Coach Factory in Rae Bareli, adding that it has caused uncertainty......
11:00 2019-07-02

Jaguar Land Rover to build electric cars at UK factory - report Britain's biggest automaker Jaguar Land Rover is expected to announce plans next week to build electric cars at its central English Castle Bromwich factory, the Sunday Times reported....
23:39 2019-06-29

Michelle Williams: My Lack of Input Made Dawson's Creek "a Little Like a Factory Job" A lot has changed since the last time Michelle Williams did TV. Williams shot to fame on The WB drama Dawson's Creek. She spent six seasons as Jen Lindley and didn't return to the......
17:52 2019-06-06

Ford expected to announce closure of Welsh engine factory: source Ford is expected to announce on Thursday that it is closing its engine facility in Wales, a source told Reuters, putting at risk 1,700 jobs in what would be the latest blow to Britain's car industry....
11:39 2019-06-06

Police in Brazil shut down factory making fake Ferraris and Lamborghinis Father and son accused of offering the cars on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 – a fraction of the price of the real thingPolice in Brazil say they’ve shut down a clandestine factory that was producing fake Ferraris and sham Lamborghinis.A father and son who owned the workshop in the southern st...
08:52 2019-07-17

Liquidators of dead shitcoin factory Cryptopia must reconcile 900,000 user accounts one-by-one The liquidator overseeing the slow death of New Zealand-based shitcoin factory Cryptopia has issued its latest update and states progress is “pleasing.” However, it’s not all been plain sailing for liquidators Grant Thornton. It took several months for the liquidator to obtain Cryptopia‘s data from ...
17:52 2019-08-21

China's Huawei to invest $800 million in new Brazil factory amid 5G push Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state over the next three years, the governor said, as the Chinese telecom giant ramps up its presence in Latin America despite U.S. objections....
18:26 2019-08-09

Global Update: New Polio Strains That Protect Vaccine Factory Workers The strains have the same ability to invoke an immune reaction as the live viruses now used to make vaccine do, but with no risk to vaccine factory employees....
21:52 2019-05-21

Nokian Tyres seeks to gain traction in North America with new factory Finnish tire maker Nokian Tyres expects its new U.S. factory in Tennessee to help it double its sales in North America, especially by expanding its all-season tire sales in the region, the company said on Thursday....
15:26 2019-05-23

Honda forecasts 6% rise in annual profit on Europe factory revamp Honda Motor forecast a 6% increase in operating profit for the current fiscal year due to cost reduction efforts and a restructuring of its production network in Europe....
15:13 2019-05-21

A Giant Factory Rises to Make a Product Filling Up the World: Plastic Royal Dutch Shell’s plant will produce more than a million tons of plastic, in the form of tiny pellets. Many in the Pittsburgh area see it as an economic engine, but others worry about long-term harm....
15:13 2019-08-12

Bayer building Latin America's largest seed factory in Chile Bayer's subsidiary Monsanto is expanding production of genetically modified seeds in Chile, prompting an outcry from environmental groups. The Latin American country is a leading exporter of seeds worldwide....
18:52 2019-05-28

Auto Slowdown Causing Job Losses, Temporary Factory Workers Face The Axe Workers of factories say that companies have told them that more job losses will take place going ahead, adding to fears that even permanent workers will start getting affected soon....
12:52 2019-08-09

South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jackets SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jackets. The post South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jackets appeared first...
11:26 2019-05-30

Di Resta explains R-Motorsport Aston Martin DTM strategy strength One-time DTM champion Paul di Resta says his R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad is able to excel on its strategic decisions because of the new manufacturer's current level of performance...
17:00 2019-05-28

Aston Martin role in new James Bond film confirmed News 6 Jun, 2019 Amateur footage of a classic Aston Martin V8 Vantage has appeared on social media, confirming the car’s appearance in the new Bond film...
14:26 2019-06-06

Aston Martin slumps after loss as takeover speculation mounts The results are a blow for the automaker as it struggles to convince investors that it can transform from niche player to successful listed company, and deliver on a promise to take on Ferrari....
19:13 2019-07-31

Castle Combe to honour Aston Martin's 1959 Le Mans win The 60th anniversary of the 1959 Le Mans 24 Hours victory for Aston Martin will be celebrated during the eighth Castle Combe Autumn Classic on Saturday October 5...
16:13 2019-08-14

Aston Martin launches bespoke garage design service Automotive Galleries and Lairs will create display and storage facilities centred around clients’ car collections Aston Martin’s bespoke personalisation outfit, Q by Aston Martin, has launched a new service to help owners create their ideal car storage facility. Automotive Galleries and Lairs, reve...
15:52 2019-08-19

Aston Martin: Wittmann showed Habsburg's inexperience on tyres R-Motorsport Aston Martin team principal Florian Kamelger says Misano race-winner Marco Wittmann demonstrated Ferdinand Habsburg's DTM inexperience, after the rookie fell down the order late on due to tyre wear...
20:13 2019-06-08

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera gets Bond-inspired special edition On Her Majesty's Secret Service Superleggera takes inspiration from the DBS featured in 007's 1967 film outing Hot on the heels of the Goldfinger DB5, Aston Martin has released a more modern Bond car special called the ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’ DBS Superleggera. Marking the 50th anniversary...
04:00 2019-05-22

Aston Martin's first utility vehicle key to sales growth plans The DBX, which arrives later this year, will be the biggest step yet in CEO Andy Palmer's campaign to win over buyers and regain investor confidence in the luxury automaker....
20:13 2019-08-16

Valkyrie British GP debut was "two fingers" to Aston Martin critics Aston Martin's first public run of the Valkyrie hypercar it developed with Red Bull was chosen for the British Grand Prix partly to give "two fingers" to the company's critics...
20:13 2019-07-16

New James Bond inspired Aston Martin DBS Superleggera revealed News 22 May, 2019 New limited-run, Aston Martin DBS Superleggera commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Bond film On Her Majesty’s Secret Service...
16:13 2019-05-22

Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato: reborn classic headed to Le Mans Firm's most expensive new car ever is the first of 19 that will be sold as a pair with DBS GT Zagato Aston Martin will unveil the first completed DB4 GT Zagato Continuation model at the Le Mans 24 Hours this weekend.  The car, the first in a run of 19, is the result of around 4500 hours of labour c...
12:00 2019-06-11

Aston Martin's biggest investor mulls acquiring another 3% stake Strategic European Investment Group, the biggest investor in Aston Martin, is considering buying another 3 percent stake in the automaker after Aston's shares crashed almost 50 percent since its listing nine months ago....
12:00 2019-07-01

New Aston Martin DBX: pre-production begins ahead of 2020 launch Aston Martin DBX Examples of the SUV have started to roll off the lines at new production facility in St Athan, Wales Aston Martin has started building pre-production versions of the forthcoming DBX at its new St Athan plant, ahead of its first SUV going on sale in the first half of 2020. The new...
18:26 2019-06-12

Aston Martin's Biggest Investor Considers Acquiring Another 3% Stake The biggest investor in Aston Martin is considering buying another 3% stake, offering to increase its holding after shares in the luxury carmaker crashed almost 50% since its listing nine months ago....
08:00 2019-07-02

Aston Martin built for James Bond heading to auction A 1965 Aston Martin DB5 outfitted with special gadgets for James Bond, such as tire slashers, machine guns and a bulletproof shield, will go up for auction in August, the auction house announced on Wednesday....
01:52 2019-06-13

Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 Aston Villa: Premier League – as it happened Harry Kane scored twice late on as Spurs came back against a spirited Villa side. 7.32pm BST Paul MacInnes was our man at the match. Here’s his report, hot off the press. Thanks for reading this MBM. Related: Harry Kane’s late double takes Spurs past resurgent Aston Villa 7.21pm BST Villa were prob...
23:26 2019-08-10

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante takes to Goodwood hill Aston's 211mph drop-top DBS makes its dynamic debut as it charges up the Festival of Speed hillclimb Aston Martin is using this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed to show off the new DBS Superleggera Volante up the iconic hillclimb course. The Volante, the fastest convertible in the brand's history,...
20:26 2019-07-04

Aston Villa to sign Bournemouth’s Mings in deal worth up to £26.5m • Centre-back impressed on loan in Villa’s promotion campaign• Bournemouth close to signing Luton full-back Jack StaceyAston Villa are poised to sign Tyrone Mings on a permanent basis in a deal that could be worth £26.5m to Bournemouth.After weeks of talks Villa have agreed to pay an initial fee of ...
19:39 2019-07-07

Aston Martin shares slide further after 2019 loss posted Aston Martin DBX Share price slid to new record low today, despite company boss Andy Palmer insisting firm's ambitious growth plans is on-track Aston Martin's share price has taken another hit after the firm announced a pre-tax loss of £78.8 million in the first half of this year. The price is no...
21:00 2019-07-31

Late BoP change left Aston Martin to just "drive around" at Le Mans Aston Martin believes a last-minute GTE Pro Balance of Performance change for the Le Mans 24 Hours meant it was reduced from fighting for victory to just "driving around"...
15:26 2019-06-19

The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante Is a 200 MPH Convertible With Two Distinct Personalities Have you ever felt an overwhelming desire to be thrown down a canyon while humming classical music, wearing a tailored suit, and kicking the crap out of someone you don’t like? Well then–you’ve just imagined what driving the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante is like....
21:26 2019-07-08

All-electric Aston Martin Rapide E makes UK dynamic debut 600bhp-plus EV appears for the first time on home turf Aston's first production EV unleashed on home turf as brand celebrates anniversary of historic Le Mans win Aston Martin's production-ready Rapide E electric luxury saloon has completed the hillclimb at Goodwood's Festival of Speed, marking th...
16:26 2019-07-05

Aston boss wants Le Mans talk with Red Bull's F1 driver Verstappen Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer says the prospect of Formula 1 star Max Verstappen racing for the manufacturer at the Le Mans 24 Hours is "a conversation to be had"...
15:52 2019-07-22

Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato: ultra-rare special previewed More detailed preview images show the production DBS Zagato, based on DBS Superleggera and only set to be sold as part of a £6 million pair Aston Martin has released more realistic renderings  of the new DBS GT Zagato, a limited-run reworking of the DBS Superleggera created to celebrate Italian sty...
23:13 2019-07-09

Aston Martin shares fall as uncertainty hits sales The production version of the DBX will launch in December this year Luxury car maker has blamed weak UK and European markets as one reason for its revised 2019 outlook Shares in Aston Martin have dived as the Gaydon-based car maker cut its sales and profit forecasts, attributing the fall to weak ...
12:52 2019-07-24

Aston 'stands ready' for Formula 1 but hopes Honda stays Aston Martin will not "muscle in" on Honda's Formula 1 engine supply deal with Red Bull but will "stand ready" to up its involvement should the Japanese manufacturer withdraw...
16:00 2019-07-20

Kevin MacDonald leaves Aston Villa following bullying investigation • Coach’s behaviour probed after complaint from Gareth Farrelly• Villa issue statement apologising to all former players affectedThe Aston Villa youth coach Kevin MacDonald has left the club “with immediate effect” following an investigation into allegations of bullying made by a number of former yo...
19:52 2019-08-20

The Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato Has No Rear Window Because Glass Is For Poors If you buy an Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato you’ll get a wild exaggeration of Aston Martin design language with a crazy active grille with 108 moving parts and a carbon fiber roof that completely replaces the rear window. Oh, and Aston will throw in a DB4 GT Zagato continuation car as part of the deal....
04:52 2019-07-10

Jeffrey Epstein wanted to turn New Mexico ranch into a baby-making factory Jeffrey Epstein dreamed of improving humanity by using his sperm to impregnate scores of women at his New Mexico ranch — and also wanted his penis and head frozen after death so they could eventually be reanimated, according to a report Wednesday. Two award-winning scientists and an adviser to large...
00:13 2019-08-01

Rocket firm Relativity signs lease with NASA for new robotic 3D printing factory Relativity Space, a venture-backed rocket maker, said on Tuesday it will lease space from NASA in Mississippi, where its gigantic 3D printers will produce low-cost rockets to be used to launch small-payload satellites into orbit....
22:00 2019-06-11

Boost in Factory Jobs Under Trump Favors Sunny Frontiers Over Ailing Hubs The West and oil-rich areas have seen stronger gains than the industrial Midwest, which was hit hard by outsourcing and automation, a new analysis shows....
01:13 2019-06-14

United Auto Workers Union Takes Another Shot at Organizing Volkswagen's U.S. Factory The United Auto Workers union is taking another shot at organizing Volkswagen’s U.S. auto factory, holding a vote in June that could determine whether it will be successful in achieving a long-sought goal of representing workers a foreign-owned car plant....
04:13 2019-05-30

North Italia, Fox Restaurant Concepts acquired by The Cheesecake Factory in $300M deal TUCSON – From the New American delights at Wildflower to the satisfying pretzel bites at Culinary Dropout, Tucson native Sam Fox and his numerous restaurant chains have treated epicures in the Old Pueblo since 1998. But on Wednesday, it was announced that several of those popular eateries in T...
20:00 2019-08-01

US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy – business live Disappointing data from US, UK and Germany raises concerns over the global economyLatest: US factory sector is shrinking this monthCBI: UK retail sales balance worst since 200858% of retailers report falling sales this monthEarlier:Eurozone growth has picked up, but remains weakFrench private sector...
17:00 2019-08-22

Graphic: Factory woes grip swing states that flipped for Trump in 2016 A slowdown in U.S. manufacturing is hitting jobs in states that flipped to Donald Trump in the 2016 election and that will be key to the Republican president's re-election prospects in 2020....
14:52 2019-08-22

Supreme Court refuses to hear lawsuit against Loblaws over Bangladesh factory collapse The case arose out of the collapse of the nine-storey Rana Plaza on April 24, 2013, in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka. In all, 1,130 people were killed and 2,520 others seriously injured....
21:52 2019-08-08

There’s no Michael Moore-style agitprop in the superb culture-clash doc American Factory In 2008, documentarians Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert filmed the final days of an Ohio GM plant for the Oscar-nominated documentary short “The Last Truck.” Nearly a decade later, they returned to the small town of Moraine—just south of Dayton—to film the same facility after it reopened as a glass...
07:52 2019-08-20

Harris appears to knock Warren, other 2020 Dems: 'I'm not churning out plans like a factory' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., agreed with a radio host on Friday after he mocked her fellow 2020 presidential candidates by claiming they were acting like talk show host Oprah Winfrey by handing out free things with unrealistic policy proposals....
22:26 2019-07-12

Sherco TVS Rally Factory Team Announces Squad For Baja Aragon 2019 The Sherco TVS Rally Factory Team has announced a five-member squad for the upcoming Baja Aragon Rally 2019. Scheduled to take place in Spain between July 25-27, 2019, the rally will see factory......
22:13 2019-07-24

Ireland Baldwin credits Cheesecake Factory with gaining weight in a place she appreciates Ireland Baldwin posted a selfie to Instagram Sunday in which she credited Cheesecake Factory restaurants with helping her gain weight in a part of her body she finds favorable....
23:00 2019-07-17

Flip-flopping Arizona governor welcomes Nike factory after blasting company Turns out Nike and Arizona’s governor are both in the flip-flop business. After Nike announced on Thursday it would open a $184 million sneaker factory in Goodyear, Ariz. — one that would provide at least 500 jobs — Gov. Doug Ducey tweeted: “This is good news for Arizona. … We welcome @Nike to our s...
04:39 2019-07-13

This ‘factory of factories’ helps hardware start-ups solve real problems in Kenya [NAIROBI] Esther Mwangi, a 2014 graduate of economics from Kenyatta University in Kenya who wanted to venture into entrepreneurship but had no clear path, started off selling solar panels in coastal parts of the country as she conducted market research on other possible ventures. “I was shocked to c...
21:00 2019-07-09

GRAPHIC-Factory woes grip swing states that flipped for Trump in 2016 A slowdown in U.S. manufacturing is hitting jobs in states that flipped to Donald Trump in the 2016 election and that will be key to the Republican president's re-election prospects in 2020....
13:00 2019-08-22

How to reset any Google Home device to its factory settings, if it's malfunctioning or you're planning to sell it Beck Diefenbach/Reuters You may need to reset your Google Home to its factory settings if your device is malfunctioning, or if you're looking to sell it or give it away. Resetting your Google Home device to factory-default condition is as easy as pressing a button, regardless of which device you ow...
21:52 2019-06-11

Aston Villa 2-1 Derby County: Championship play-off final – as it happened Goals from Anwar El Ghazi and John McGinn helped secured a place in the Premier League for Aston Villa at Derby’s expenseRead Stuart James’s match report from Wembley 5.39pm BST Stuart James was our man at Wembley on an afternoon when Aston Villa overcame Derby County to win back their place at Eng...
18:52 2019-05-27

Emotional Dean Smith optimistic about Aston Villa’s future after Wembley win • Smith took over as manager in October• ‘It feels right Villa are in the Premier League’A mixture of euphoria and optimism swept through Aston Villa as Dean Smith claimed they are back where they belong after winning promotion to the Premier League, and Nassef Sawiris, the club’s co-owner, said the...
01:39 2019-05-28

Aston Villa beats Derby County, gets promotion to Premier League Aston Villa is returning to the Premier League after beating Derby County 2-1 in the Championship playoff final on Monday at Wembley Stadium in London....
19:52 2019-05-27

How will Tottenham line up vs Aston Villa after the transfer window? Spurs predicted XI Tottenham's remarkable run to the Champions League Final raised the club's profile – as well as expectations – and their summer business suggests a desire to cement a place among the European elite....
09:13 2019-08-09

James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 million at Pebble Beach The car, one of just three surviving examples commissioned by Eon Productions for the early Bond films and fitted with all the M16Q Branch gadgets, was sold by RM Sotheby's during the Pebble Beach car week....
16:13 2019-08-16

Aston Villa in Premier League heaven with play-off Wembley win over Derby Aston Villa are back in the big time, £170m richer and free from the demons that have tormented them since they lost in the play-off final 12 months ago. After three rollercoaster years in the Championship, Villa have managed to navigate a return to the Premier League and how fitting that Dean Smith...
18:52 2019-05-27

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante: 211mph drop-top shown in London Fastest soft-top Aston ever makes its first public appearance at London's annual Concours event Aston Martin has shown the fastest convertible in its history, the new DBS Superleggera Volante, at the London Concours event. Capable of hitting 211mph – identical to the hard-top DBS – the British firm...
16:26 2019-06-05

We'll See How Long Aston Martin's Promise To Limit Crossover Production Lasts Aston Martin is bringing the DBX crossover, and soon Lagonda will also join the luxury crossover market. In a move that surprises no one, this means four-door Astons like the outgoing Rapide will likely cease to exist. But Aston is also being very careful about how its crossovers shape the brand....
17:52 2019-06-28

Aston Martin squad R-Motorsport can't count Dennis's Zolder DTM points The R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad was not awarded the eight manufacturer points it earned for its best result of the 2019 DTM season in the Zolder finale...
18:52 2019-05-21

European markets slip into negative after downbeat PMI data; Aston Martin down 24% European stocks slipped into negative territory Wednesday, as market participants digested a fresh round of corporate earnings and disappointing economic data out of France and Germany....
15:00 2019-07-24

James Bond's Gadget-Filled Aston Martin DB5 Sold For $6.4 Million James Bond’s Aston Martin in Goldfinger was arguably the most important movie car of all time. While cars like the Mustang Bullitt and the DeLorean owe their fame to big-time film appearances, Aston Martin’s entire brand is defined by the company’s connection to James Bond. So when one of the four ...
23:39 2019-08-18

Wesley Moraes: Aston Villa’s record signing with a remarkable backstory The £22m striker lost his father at nine, had a son when he was 15 and made it despite having one leg shorter than the otherNothing about Wesley Moraes Ferreira da Silva’s story is straightforward. Aston Villa’s club-record signing lost his father when he was only nine and worked in a factory sortin...
17:52 2019-07-21

Oh, Aston Martin has selected a very good livery for the 2019/2020 FIA WEC season. Oh, Aston Martin has selected a very good livery for the 2019/2020 FIA WEC season. I’m very much looking forward to having my eyeballs seared out of their sockets this year watching them on television. Nice work....
04:26 2019-07-23

Aston Martin trio confirmed for roles in new James Bond film News 20 Jun, 2019 A trio of Aston Martin's, including the new Valhalla hypercar, will feature in the upcoming unnamed James Bond film...
20:13 2019-06-20

Obamas Tackle Trump’s Promises to the Rust Belt in Their 1st Netflix Offering, American Factory Shots fired. That’s the take among reviewers of the Obamas’ first foray into TV production, which looks at the promise to America’s Rust Belt unfulfilled by the Trump administration....
01:26 2019-08-21

Volkswagen Motorsport India To Enter ITC Category With Factory Team In National Car Racing Champions Volkswagen Motorsport India is known for its one-make race championships, having cemented its position in the domestic motorsport arena. Taking a step further in its commitment towards motorsport in......
20:52 2019-06-20

Asia's factory activity shrinks, U.S.-China trade truce fails to brighten outlook Factory activity shrank in most Asian countries in June as the simmering U.S.-China trade conflict put further strains on the region's manufacturing sector, keeping policymakers under pressure to deploy stronger steps to avert a global recession....
08:26 2019-07-01

Diabetes drug maker Novo Nordisk buys pill factory in North Carolina Novo Nordisk said on Tuesday it had bought a factory in North Carolina that would assist in manufacturing and packaging its new once-daily pill for treating type 2 diabetes....
13:13 2019-08-07

Racing lines: How Carroll Shelby helped Aston Martin win Le Mans 1959 Carroll Shelby takes the flag for Aston at Le Mans 60 years ago Aston Martin's breakthrough success was a fantastic display of driving ability and human endurance Illness and burnt feet. Those were the abiding memories of Le Mans 1959 for Roy Salvadori. Sixty years on, his victory with Carroll Sh...
03:13 2019-07-04

It's Happening: Aston Martin Will Take the Valkyrie to Le Mans' Reborn GT1-Style Class in 2021 The top class of the World Endurance Championship, which has gotten rather lonely and sad over the years, will be a little less bleak for the 2020/2021 season. That’s because it’ll include a hardcore race version of the Aston Martin Valkyrie, also known as that supercar you don’t even dream of affor...
23:13 2019-06-14

Aston Martin slumps to half-year loss as European demand drops Luxury British carmaker Aston Martin slumped to a half-year loss as profits were hit by a nearly 20 percent drop in European demand, the latest blow to the automotive sector....
18:39 2019-07-31

Tammy Abraham feels ready for Chelsea but not ruling out Aston Villa return • Villa keen to sign striker for £25m after successful loan• Abraham wants to be starting in Premier League next seasonTammy Abraham said he was glad he stayed at Aston Villa after their promotion to the Premier League, having been in talks about cutting short his loan to join Wolves from Chelsea in...
14:13 2019-05-28

'We had to dig deep': Tammy Abraham on Aston Villa's promotion to the Premier League – video Aston Villa are back in the top flight after beating Derby County 2-1 in the Championship play-off final. Goals either side of half-time saw the midlands club promoted after three years out of the Premier League. Prince William and John Carew hugged one another in the stands while Jack Grealish and ...
01:39 2019-05-28

Meet the 'Scribbling Vicar,' the Priest Who Serves as Aston Martin’s In-House Artist Ever think you’ve had a varied career? Well, you’ve probably got nothing on Aston Martin’s artist in residence, the Rev. Adam Gompertz. Or as he’s known, the scribbling vicar. I caught up with him at the Goodwood Festival of Speed to find out a bit more about him....
23:26 2019-07-11

Aston Villa target loan move for Chelsea teenager Ethan Ampadu • Other clubs monitoring Welshman’s availability• Villa’s John Terry knows Ampadu from Chelsea trainingAston Villa are interested in signing Ethan Ampadu on a season-long loan from Chelsea if the 18-year-old becomes available this summer. Ampadu, who played more for his country than his club last se...
18:26 2019-06-15

Aston Martin Valhalla To Be Featured In The Upcoming 25th James Bond Movie Aston Martin has recently revealed the carmaker's new mid-engined hypercar Valhalla will be a part of the upcoming 25th Bond movie, staring actor Daniel Craig....
23:52 2019-06-23

Transfer roundup: Aston Villa sign Heaton, Bournemouth land Danjuma England goalkeeper Tom Heaton joins Villa for £8mBournemouth buy winger Arnaut Danjuma for £13mAston Villa have signed the England goalkeeper Tom Heaton from Burnley for a fee understood to be £8m. The 33-year-old is the club’s 12th signing since promotion and takes their spending this summer to mor...
12:26 2019-08-01

Video: Super-GT twin test - Bentley Continental GT vs Aston Martin DB11 AMR Two British 12-cylinder super-GTs meet and go head-to-head as we try to find out which is best The Bentley Continental GT is absolutely one of Autocar's favourite big GT cars. It's comfortable, elegant, fast, refined, luxurious and enjoyable. But, then, the Aston Martin DB11 AMR is another of our f...
18:26 2019-05-30

New Aston Martin Valkyrie: 2019 British Grand Prix dynamic debut News 13 Jul, 2019 The Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar's hybrid powertrain develops 1,160bhp and 900Nm of torque and we've seen it in action...
20:13 2019-07-13

James Bond Aston Martin sells at auction for record-breaking £5.26 million An Aston Martin with retractable machine guns, tyre slashers and a revolving licence plate has sold for £5.26 million, making it the most expensive James Bond car ever sold at auction....
01:13 2019-08-18

Daniel Craig Seen Driving The Aston Martin Series II V8 Vantage For Next Bond Film The current 007, Daniel Craig was recently seen driving a classic Aston Martin Series II V8 Vantage for the upcoming James Bond. The film will also star the Aston Martin DB5 and the recently unveiled......
10:39 2019-07-02

Aston Martin: uncertain fate awaits James Bond’s favourite carmaker With share prices at record low, luxury carmaker faces struggle to realise ambitious ‘second century plan’The Aston Martin Lagonda chief executive, Andy Palmer, clearly had his eye on his place in automotive history when he launched a grandiose “second century plan” for the carmaker in 2016. With se...
00:39 2019-08-17

Friday's Best Deals: Marmot Outdoor Gear, Final Fantasy VII: Remake, J. Crew Factory Sale, and More Discounted Marmot hiking and backpacking equipment, 50-70% off at J. Crew Factory, and Final Fantasy VII: Remake lead off Friday’s best deals from around the web.Read more......
17:13 2019-06-28

Efficiency Win: Heinz Has Eliminated All Their Executive Positions After Realizing All They Need Is A Couple Factory Guys To Make Ketchup Here’s an absolute brilliant move by the biggest name in the condiment industry: Heinz has just eliminated all their executive positions after realizing all they need is a couple factory guys to make ketchup....
18:26 2019-05-21

Arizona mayor asks Nike to build planned factory there despite governor's opposition after sneaker controversy Mayor Georgia Lord of Goodyear, Arizona, has urged Nike to stick to plans to open a factory in her town despite Republican Gov. Doug Ducey pulling financial support for the project after the company decided not to sell a shoe featuring an early version of the American flag....
18:26 2019-07-04

UPDATE 1-Diabetes drug maker Novo Nordisk buys pill factory in North Carolina Novo Nordisk said on Tuesday it had bought a factory in North Carolina that would assist in manufacturing and packaging its new once-daily pill for treating type 2 diabetes....
13:13 2019-08-07

Police force in Wales mocked for telling trolls they could be prosecuted for making fun of convict's 'receding' hair A police force in Wales has been mocked for warning trolls they could be prosecuted for bullying a fugitive drug dealer's "receding hairline" in his mugshot....
09:52 2019-08-12

U.S.-South Korean military exercise to proceed: top South Korean official A top South Korean official on Saturday said a U.S.-South Korean military exercise would go ahead as planned next month, denying Pyongyang's charges that holding it would breach an agreement made between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....
01:26 2019-07-21

Prince William and former striker John Carew celebrate Aston Villa win at Wembley Stadium The Duke of Cambridge was seen wildly celebrating alongside John Carew as Aston Villa secured promotion back to the Premier League in the Championship Play-Off Final....
20:00 2019-05-27

Aston Villa promoted to the Premier League: Nervy win over Derby secures top-flight return Aston Villa secured promotion back to the Premier League after goals from Anwar El Ghazi and John McGinn earned a deserved 2-1 win over Derby in the Championship Play-Off Final at Wembley....
19:13 2019-05-27

Aston Villa vs Derby live stream: how to watch 2019 Championship play-off final from anywhere They call it football's most richest game. They say it's worth in excess of £150m to the club that wins it. But when the players of Aston Villa and Derby County walk on to the Wembley turf for the 2019 EFL Championship play-off final today, that will be the furthest thing from their m...
01:00 2019-05-28

Harry Kane’s late double takes Spurs past resurgent Aston Villa Tottenham came from behind to seal an exciting win against Premier League new boys Aston Villa, Harry Kane deciding the contest with two goals in the last 10 minutes.Villa had led for much of the match after John McGinn had stolen past a sleepy Spurs defence to finish superbly in the ninth minute. S...
21:52 2019-08-10

Dean Smith mixes personal pain with pride as Aston Villa head to Wembley The manager who used to sweep the steps of the Holte End has his eyes on a Premier League return as his side face DerbyIt was a moment to cut through the hyperbolic noise surrounding the Championship play-off final. All the talk about the richest game in football – £170m on offer to the winners, ano...
01:26 2019-05-27

Jack Grealish will cost ‘a lot of money’ if Aston Villa lose play-off final, says Smith • Villa captain signed new five-year deal in September• Manager says Wembley defeat would not create financial issuesDean Smith has insisted Jack Grealish will not be sold on the cheap if Aston Villa lose to Derby County in the Championship play-off final.Tottenham are likely to revive their interes...
01:26 2019-05-24

Championship Play-Off Final 2019: Date, tickets and time for Aston Villa vs Derby Aston Villa will make a second successive appearance in the Championship Play-Off Final as they seek to end their three-year exile from the Premier League....
09:39 2019-05-27

Aston Martin Celebrates 50 Years Of James Bond Movie With A Special Edition DBS Superleggera The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera is set to become the newest James Bond-inspired car, thanks to the most recent collaboration between Aston Martin and EON Productions. To celebrate the 50th......
14:13 2019-05-22

Back in 2003 when Aston Martin’s V8 Vantage was a mere concept, it was of utmost importance to show Back in 2003 when Aston Martin’s V8 Vantage was a mere concept, it was of utmost importance to show the Sitar-playing community how practical their new car was going to be. Don’t know if the Sitar case made it into the production model’s set of fitted luggage, though....
15:52 2019-08-03

Milkybar factory conversion in west London: legendary complex is being turned into new neighbourhood of 1,300 homes near Crossrail in Hayes During its Fifties heyday, more than 2,000 people worked at the factory, which became something of a local legend. Hillingdon planners are keen to reinvent it as a new community....
20:26 2019-07-31

Indonesia disaster official: 30 killed in fire that swept through house doubling as match factory in North Sumatra JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia disaster official: 30 killed in fire that swept through house doubling as match factory in North Sumatra. The post Indonesia disaster official: 30 killed in fire that swept through house doubling as match factory in North Sumatra appeared first on LEX18.com....
13:00 2019-06-21

We drove a stylish $273,244 Aston Martin DB11 Volante convertible to see if it's worth the massive price — here's the verdict Hollis Johnson/Business Insider The Aston Martin DB11 Volante is the convertible version of the new DB11 coupé that arrived last year. The Aston Martin DB11 is the successor to the DB9. We were completely captivated by the stylish, powerful machine, despite it having a smaller motor than the...
04:39 2019-07-05

Tottenham star Tanguy Ndombele can still improve despite debut goal vs Aston Villa, says Mauricio Pochettino Mauricio Pochettino says Tanguy Ndombele only showed a fraction of his true quality as the midfielder made a dream start to life at Tottenham with the equaliser in Saturday's 3-1 win over Aston Villa....
01:00 2019-08-11

A meeting of minds: Aston Martin, JLR and Porsche lead engineers debate the future of performance cars Three of the greatest minds in motoring assemble to give us their thoughts on performance SUVs, electrification, driver assistance programmes and... beer Aston Martin’s Matt Becker, Jaguar Land Rover’s Mike Cross and Porsche’s Andreas Preuninger are determined to keep the fun coming Pick three bl...
16:52 2019-07-15

Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin, Lamborghini car prices plunge as ultra-luxury market expands Had your eye on a Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin or Lamborghini? Now might be your time as prices fall. Or you can just keep dreaming, like us.       ...
11:39 2019-06-10

Tottenham vs Aston Villa lineups: Confirmed team news and predicted XIs for Premier League opener Christian Eriksen should start against Aston Villa as Tottenham begin the new season in front of their own fans for the first time in almost a decade....
20:00 2019-08-09

Aston Martin boss: Brexit strategy "laughable", EV policy "non-sensical", idea of full autonomy "absurd" Aston CEO Andy Palmer hits out at Driving the Future event in London Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer has described the government’s strategy for Brexit as “laughable”, its EV-focused policy as "non-sensical" and the idea of full autonomy reaching reality in his lifetime as "absurd". Speaking at the Dr...
22:26 2019-07-10

Tottenham 3 Aston Villa 1: Tanguy Ndombele debut goal starts fightback as Harry Kane scores late brace Harry Kane's late double and a debut goal from Tanguy Ndombele helped Tottenham come from a goal down to beat Aston Villa 3-1 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium....
23:26 2019-08-10

Tim Cook: 'If you’ve built a chaos factory, you can’t dodge responsibility for the chaos' Apple CEO Tim Cook called on Silicon Valley to take responsibility for the damage it has caused in a recent commencement speech at StanfordIf I’ve learned one thing, it’s that technology doesn’t change who we are, it magnifies who we are, the good and the bad.Our problems – in technology, in politic...
17:39 2019-06-19

East London furniture maker told to stop using broom in his factory over 'serious' health and safety fears A furniture maker claims he has been told by safety inspectors to stop using a broom to sweep his factory as it can cause serious harm to the health of workers....
10:52 2019-06-17

Aston Villa to sign Wesley Moraes from Club Bruges for club record £22m • Brazilian striker to join subject to work permit• Southampton secure signing of Moussa Djenepo for £14mAston Villa have announced the signing of Brazilian striker Wesley Moraes from Club Bruges for what is understood to be a club record fee of £22m.Villa confirmed on Thursday that they have reache...
21:26 2019-06-13

James Bond Will Drive the New Aston Martin Valhalla in Bond 25: Report James Bond will reportedly ride eternal, shiny and chrome into the gates of Valhalla in Bond 25 in the new Aston Martin AM-RB 003—which has been officially renamed the Aston Martin Valhalla after the Viking legend of a warrior’s paradise....
20:39 2019-06-18

James Bond's Aston Martin – complete with gadgets – sells for $6.3M James Bond’s favorite ride used in the movies Goldfinger and Thunderball was recently sold for a price that would even leave the super spy shaken, but not stirred.       ...
22:13 2019-08-16

Aston Martin DBX preview: ‘A sensible SUV for 007?’ | Martin Love For the first time in its long history, one of the world’s most famous producers of seductive sports cars is turning its hand to SUVsAston Martin DBXPrice £140,000Engine AMG 4-litre V8 twin turboAvailable early 2020Even James Bond is finally growing up. Following the same automotive journey that so ...
07:52 2019-06-23

With a license to drive and $4 million, you can buy James Bond's Aston Martin from 'Goldfinger' James Bond's 1965 Acton Martin DB5 "Most Famous Car in the World" goes up for sale this August. Valued between $4-6 million, will you buy the spy car?       ...
17:39 2019-06-13

Chance Of A Lifetime: Millions Of Children Are Buying Barbasol In Bulk After Barbasol Announced 5 Lucky Children Will Win A Trip To Get Shaved At Their Factory If you’ve recently noticed Barbasol flying off the shelves at your local stores, you’re not alone, and it turns out there’s a pretty incredible reason behind it: Millions of children are buying Barbasol in bulk after the company announced that five lucky children will win a trip to get shaved at the...
19:39 2019-06-03

'It's war': World's largest Nutella factory cuts production as workers strike in France Production has shut down almost entirely at the France plant which annually produces more than 600,000 jars.        ...
00:00 2019-06-05

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's vow to ill father: 'Next time I see you, I'll be a Premier League manager' Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has revealed the promise he made to his dementia-suffering father before the Championship Play-Off Final, vowing, "Next time I see you, I'll be a Premier League manager."...
01:52 2019-05-28

When Mercedes Battled Jaguar Battled Nissan Battled Toyota Battled Porsche Battled Mazda Battled Aston Martin at Le Mans This year’s Le Mans marked a Celica-filled win for Toyota overall. It was a historic back-to-back victory (one in which I lost $1 betting on Kobayashi to beat Alonso), but it was also one executed against no other factory-run race teams in the top prototype category. It was not always this way....
02:26 2019-06-18

Why South America's prospects are looking up My career as a financial tipster lasted only a few seconds, but, if I say so myself, it went rather well. In the hours that followed Donald Trump’s election in 2015, U.S. stocks fell and the dollar weakened. “Buy the dip," I told my Twitter followers, and, sure enough, the spasm passed almost immedi...
14:52 2019-06-14

A Different Look at Historic Homes of the South Tours in places like Savannah, Ga., and Charleston, S.C., used to concentrate on the wealthy owners of houses, now they are bringing the enslaved people who also lived in them into focus....
21:52 2019-06-27

U.S. south 'still under the gun' after deadly storms A storm system that blasted the U.S. South was weakening on Tuesday but another was on its way after thunderstorms and tornadoes left a swath of destruction, killed at least two people and tore up a NASCAR grandstand....
12:13 2019-05-22

South India hit by flooding Monsoons in southern India have devastated the state of Kerala, with 22,000 people forced to leave their homes. Floods last year were reported to be the worst in a century....
20:00 2019-08-09

The Democrats Still Don't Understand the South The Intercept put out a piece on Thursday detailing Sen. Chuck Schumer’s so-far lackluster recruiting efforts for the Senate elections in 2020. Tucked into it is an anecdote about North Carolina which goes a long way towards explaining why the Democrats have lost so much ground in this state and the...
22:39 2019-08-16

Is there a clear favorite in AFC South? SportsPulse: Lorenzo Reyes tells us who out of the Jaguars, Colts, Titans and Texans has the best shot of making the playoffs in the AFC South.       ...
23:13 2019-07-24

South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions to lower emissions in its efforts to meet agreements on global climate change....
18:52 2019-05-26

UK and South Korea team up for 5G trial A UK-led consortium is to trial 5G-powered ‘infotainment’ services in Scotland and South Korea as part of the latest government-funded pilot of next-generation network applications.‘5G RailNext’, which includes Cisco, Soluis, Ampletime, the University of Strathclyde and G...
14:26 2019-07-17

South of D-Day beaches, another slaughter is remembered CHAMBOIS, France (AP) — D-Day marked only the beginning of the Allied struggle to wrest Europe from the Nazis. A commemoration Tuesday served as a reminder of this, in the village of Chambois, south of the Normandy beaches where Allies landed 75 years ago this week. It took many more weeks of fighti...
20:13 2019-06-04

What happens when parts of South Asia become unlivable? Almost six million people are under threat from rising flood waters across South Asia, where hundreds of thousands of people have already been displaced as a result of heavy monsoon rains....
09:26 2019-07-17

Norway through to last 16 with two penalties against South Korea Two penalties, one early in each half, gave Norway a 2-1 victory over South Korea in the Women’s World Cup at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims to secure a place in the last 16 and eliminate their opponents.Norway went ahead in the fifth minute through the new Barcelona signing Caroline Graham Hansen a...
03:39 2019-06-18

South Korea to buy SM-2 missiles from U.S. in $313.9M sale The State Department has approved South Korea's proposed $313.9 million purchase of 94 SM-2 Block IIIB Standard Missiles to supplement its existing inventory....
18:52 2019-05-21

T.P.D. investigates homicide on the south side Tucson Police Dept. is investigating the death of a teen shot Friday morning on the south side. Authorities say officers responded to a single-vehicle collision with injuries across from Las Villas De Kino Apartments around 10:00 a.m. Friday. The responding officers located the vehicle with a male v...
00:39 2019-05-26

Parts of South Asia are becoming unlivable Almost six million people are under threat from rising flood waters across South Asia, where hundreds of thousands of people have already been displaced as a result of heavy monsoon rains....
18:13 2019-07-17

At Poverty Forum, Joe Biden Says He Can Win in the South Mr. Biden said he planned on taking North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia from President Trump in 2020. He also defended his approach to working with Republicans....
00:52 2019-06-18

12-year-old hospitalized after near drowning on south side TUCSON – A 12-year-old was rescued after Tucson Fire Department responded to a near drowning call near Park Avenue and Benson Highway Tuesday afternoon. According to TFD, the incident took place near the 1000 block of East Benson Highway. Officials say the child was swimming and may have exper...
01:52 2019-06-12

Kim says North Korean launches were warning to US, South North Korea says Kim Jong Un supervised a live-fire demonstration of newly developed, short-range ballistic missiles intended to send a warning to US and South Korea over their joint military exercises...
04:39 2019-08-07

Huawei launches 5G lab in South Korea, but keeps event low-key after US ban Huawei Technologies unveiled an open lab for next-generation 5G wireless network in South Korea on Thursday, but kept the launch low-key given its recent blacklisting by the United States, a key security ally of the Asian nation....
06:00 2019-05-30

South side intersection near TIA reopens after crash TUCSON – A south side intersection is now open after a FedEx and SUV crash near Tucson International Airport Monday morning. Corona and Country Club roads were closed for a few hours as police cleared the scene. Officials say non-life-threatening were reported in the incident. UPDATE: the intersect...
00:52 2019-06-11

Huawei launches 5G lab in South Korea, but keeps event low-key after U.S. ban Huawei Technologies unveiled an open lab for next-generation 5G wireless network in South Korea on Thursday, but kept the launch low-key given its recent blacklisting by the United States, a key security ally of the Asian nation....
05:52 2019-05-30

Dad sentenced to die, but executions rare in South Carolina A jury in South Carolina sent a father to death row for killing his five children but when — or even if — Timothy Jones Jr. will be executed is unsure....
23:00 2019-06-14

'Modern day hamburglar' arrested South Florida A burglar captured on surveillance cooking a late-night meal at a Wendy's restaurant and then stealing a safe in South Florida has been identified and arrested....
21:13 2019-06-30

South Sudan struggling to ramp up oil production after war JUBA, South Sudan — Oil-rich South Sudan is struggling to increase production of crude several months after the end of its civil war and the political upheaval in neighboring Sudan is in part to blame. The signing of a peace deal in September helped open the way to resuming drilling in South Sudan’s...
22:13 2019-05-29

Africans flee to South America on journey to US Hundreds of Africans are joining Central American migrants on the long, dangerous journey for seeking asylum in the US. One family shares their experience after fleeing the Democratic Republic of Congo through South America. (July 16)        ...
07:26 2019-07-16

Three displaced after house blaze on south side TUCSON – Three people are displaced after Tucson Fire Department battled a house fire on the southside after it ignited sometime Thursday afternoon. According to TFD, the blaze burned at a guest house located at 2117 E. Granito Vista near South Kino Parkway and Interstate 10. Officials say the...
17:52 2019-08-16

3rd South Carolina airman dies in as many weeks SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. (AP) — Officials at a South Carolina military installation say a third airman has died in as many weeks. Authorities at Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter tell news outlets 30-year-old Senior Airman Aaron Hall died Saturday morning from “health complications” at Pris...
21:52 2019-06-03

TPD working barricade situation on south side TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is working a barricade situation at a residence on the south side. According to TPD, the situation is located at 44th Street and Liberty. SWAT crews have been dispatched to the scene. Details are limited at this time. LIVE: Tucson Police Department is work...
01:00 2019-06-20

Lee Hee-ho, Influential Former First Lady of South Korea, Dies at 96 Ms. Lee, an early campaigner for women’s rights, also inspired her late husband, President Kim Dae-jung, in his pro-democracy struggle against the country’s military dictatorship....
13:13 2019-06-11

North Korea rejects talks with the South Pyongyang has rejected South Korea's hopes for dialogue, saying inter-Korea talks are off the table. North Korea launched two missiles into the sea in protest of joint US-South Korea military drills....
16:13 2019-08-16

| Host of SA swimmers in Day 1 action in South Korea A whole host of SA swimmers will take to the pool in Day 1's heats of the swimming section at the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea on Sunday....
13:26 2019-07-20

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reserves: ___ EDITOR'S NOTE: This is a weekly look at deve...
08:39 2019-06-03

Boycott of Everything Japanese Mushrooms Across South Korea What began as an obscure, tech-supply trade fight between Tokyo and Seoul has erupted into a boycott mushrooming across South Korea, a backlash targeting Japanese apparel, travel and electronics....
18:13 2019-07-18

The Latest: Sandbagging underway south of St. Louis FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding affecting parts of the United States (all times local): 11:40 a.m. A substantial sandbagging operation is underway against the rising floodwater of the River Des Peres in south St. Louis near the Mississippi River. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports th...
19:00 2019-05-30

LSU rallies to beat South Carolina 8-6 in SEC Tournament HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Josh Smith homered and scored three times as No. 5 seed LSU erased an early four-run deficit and defeated No. 12 seed South Carolina 8-6 in a Southeastern Conference Tournament game that ended early Wednesday morning. LSU (35-22) faces No. 4 seed Mississippi State (45-11) on Wedn...
08:00 2019-05-22

South Bend bar shooting kills 1 and wounds 10 The melee happened the same day mayor and presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is scheduled to speak about officer-involved shooting investigations....
23:13 2019-06-23

South Korea reaches one million 5G users South Korea already has one million 5G subscribers, reaching the milestone in just 69 days – outpacing the adoption of 4G.The desire within South Korea, one of the world’s most advanced mobile nations, to be a leader in 5G was so great that the country’s Ministry of Science and ...
14:39 2019-06-13

Diplomat lists Central Park South co-op for $2.5M The honorary consul of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Mexico, Nadine Karachi-Estrada, and her husband Fernando Estrada, are listing their two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit at 150 Central Park South for $2.49 million. It is also available as a rental asking $7,995 per month. The couple bought the 1,211-squar...
03:13 2019-06-13

Life after apartheid: images from the new South Africa Thabiso Sekgala’s solo show features work taken by the late South African photographer offering nuanced, alternative narratives about life in contemporary Africa. His work focused on the idea of home and the personal, political or economic conditions that determine our relationship to it. Continue ...
09:52 2019-08-20

The Trailer: What we learned in South Carolina this weekend In this edition: The lessons of a hot South Carolina weekend, the Iran (and ICE) debate that never happened, and the presidential candidate with Pennsylvania roots named "Joe" (not that one)....
08:52 2019-06-24

On the Edge: South Carolina’s coastline under threat On The Edge: Combahee to Winyah is the work of the environmentalist and photographer J Henry Fair, who brings attention to the tragic effects created by the human impact on the planet’s coastlines. They “define us, contain us, and connect us to the outside world”.More and more people are migrating t...
18:39 2019-06-27

Pete Buttigieg and the South Bend Police From the dawn of his mayoralty, Mr. Buttigieg has wrestled with the sort of complicated issues of race and criminal justice that afflict communities nationwide....
04:52 2019-06-28

South of the river: London before gentrification – in pictures From denture repair shops to raunchy laundrettes, Niall McDiarmid’s portraits of the overlooked parts of deepest south London are a wonderful throwback to a time before the developers descended• McDiarmid’s book Southwestern is published by Setanta Continue reading......
18:00 2019-07-31

Nigeria earns 4th World Cup win, 2-0 over South Korea GRENOBLE, France (AP) — Asisat Oshoala became the second Nigerian player to score in two different Women’s World Cup tournaments with a late goal in a 2-0 victory over South Korea on Wednesday. Chidinma Okeke chipped the ball past the South Korean defense in the 75th minute and Oshoala chased ...
18:26 2019-06-12

South Tucson Police searching for vandals SOUTH TUCSON – The City of South Tucson Police Department is investigating a series of broken windshields of vehicles and windows of local businesses. This has residents on edge and police needing your help. “I just hope they can find this little booger!” Marilyn Chico from South T...
05:39 2019-06-21

South Africa's PPC bows to environmental regulations South African cement company PPC said on Friday it expects to pay as much as 120 million rand ($8.5 million) per year due to the new carbon tax and will shut down a kiln at its Port Elizabeth plant to adhere to new emission standards....
18:26 2019-06-28

Trump tweets he’d like to say ‘Hello’ to Kim during South Korea visit President Trump is heading straight to South Korea after leaving the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan Saturday night, and plans to dine there with President Moon Jai-in — and if he has his way, he’ll also shake Kim Jong-Un’s hand at the border. “After some very important meetings, includ...
02:13 2019-06-29

| South African kidnapped in DR Congo - army A South African and a Zimbabwean working for Canadian gold mining firm Banro have been kidnapped in DR Congo's restive east, an army spokesperson says....
19:39 2019-07-31

South Williamsburg, Brooklyn: Where Families Are Out in Force These days you can’t walk far without spotting a new Montessori school or a child’s hair salon. So much for the area’s reputation for grimy authenticity....
19:26 2019-06-19

Why Japan and South Korea Still Spar Over History Japan’s colonial rule over the Korean Peninsula ended more than seven decades ago, yet that legacy still roils everyday politics on both sides of the strait. ...
20:52 2019-07-01

Germany stroll into last 16 with comfortable win over South Africa Germany sealed top spot in Group B as they eased past South Africa with a 4-0 Women’s World Cup victory in Montpellier on Monday.Following 1-0 wins in their opening two matches against China and Spain, the reigning Olympic champions progressed to the last 16 in style while their opponents were sent ...
00:00 2019-06-18

Chandrayaan-2 To Head Near Moon's South Pole, Where Others Have Not Gone India's Chandrayaan-2 mission after its lift-off from Sriharikota will head close to the South Pole of the Moon for a soft landing. Almost the entire Chandrayaan-2's orbiter, lander and rover have......
06:26 2019-07-13

South Korean Follows in His Father's Footsteps---to the North A South Korean man who defected to North Korea appears likely to fill a high-ranking role in Pyongyang’s rubber-stamp legislature, a position formerly held by his parents, who defected in 1986....
22:13 2019-07-09

Fort Diamant, A Little French Gem in South America The presence of France has been documented in the Caribbean and Latin America for centuries. Today, French Guiana, located in South America, is part of France and the only territory of the mainland Americas that is still part of a European country.  ...
03:13 2019-08-09

Millions across South America hit by massive power cut Failure leaves people in Argentina and Uruguay without electricityTens of millions of people across South America were left without electricity early on Sunday after a massive power failure left Argentina and Uruguay almost completely in the dark.The Argentine newspaper Clarín said the “gigantic” po...
20:39 2019-06-16

Temperatures already setting records in the Deep South SAVANNAH, Ga. — The unofficial start of summer feels more like its blistering peak in parts of the Deep South, where temperatures at or near 100 degrees are setting heat records during the Memorial Day weekend. Heat and humidity were forecast to combine for a dangerous heat index of 105 degrees Fahr...
21:00 2019-05-27

South Africa’s economy plummets by most in about a decade JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa says its economy dropped by the largest amount in about a decade, hurting newly elected President Cyril Ramaphosa’s efforts at growth and reforms. The government on Tuesday said the economy declined by 3.2% in the first quarter of 2019 from the fourth quarter o...
14:52 2019-06-04

Why Roots of U.S. Border Crisis Lie South of Mexico The so-called Northern Triangle of Central America-- consisting of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras -- is a hotbed of poverty, corruption, gang violence and extortion. It’s also the leading source of the migrants who traverse Mexico in hopes of gaining entry into the U.S., and whose numbers have ...
11:00 2019-07-05

New Zealand vs South Africa: When And Where To Watch Live South Africa will look to avenge their semi-final loss at the previous World Cup that saw them once again going down in a knockout game in an ICC tournament....
15:13 2019-06-18

| World's first 5G phone released in South Korea Samsung Electronics on Friday released the Galaxy S10 5G, the world's first available smartphone with built-in fifth-generation communications technology, as South Korea seeks to build a lead in the transformative system....
14:33 2019-05-21

TPD investigating double stabbing on south side TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department is investigating a double stabbing near 12th Avenue and Bilby Road. According to TPD, officers responded to a call just before 8 p.m. of a fight involving guns and found two female stabbing victim. The conditions of the victims have yet to be released but ...
08:26 2019-07-10

South Korea looks to own startups for growth, here are the top 5 in 2019 South Korea has never lacked talent and the country is looking to foster its own. Here are five South Korean startups in 2019 that have the potential to ride the big tech trends of the next decade....
05:00 2019-05-27

UPDATE 1-South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions to lower emissions in its efforts to meet agreements on global climate change....
18:52 2019-05-26

South Korea approved to buy 12 MH-60R Seahawk helicopters The U.S. State Department's approval of the $800 million deal for Sikorsky's Seahawk multi-mission rotorcraft is expected to improve South Korea's ability to perform anti-surface and anti-submarine warfare missions....
20:13 2019-08-08

In South Korea, Gay Soldiers Can Serve. But They Might Be Prosecuted. Male soldiers who have consensual sex are being charged with committing “indecent acts,” even though the army says it does not discriminate against sexual minorities....
05:26 2019-07-11

South Korea, Japan spar at WTO over trade row A diplomatic row between Japan and South Korea spilled over into a World Trade Organization meeting on Tuesday, where Seoul's ambassador accused Japan of imposing illegal export controls due to a "damage of trust", threatening to disrupt the global supply chain of electronic goods, a trade official ...
19:52 2019-07-09

| Ethiopia says army to take over security in troubled south Ethiopia has announced that soldiers and federal police will take over security in a restive southern region following days of violence that has left at least 18 people dead....
18:26 2019-07-23

‘SEC on CBS’ schedules starts with Alabama-South Carolina Alabama at South Carolina on Sept. 14 will start CBS’ Southeastern Conference football schedule this season, and Notre Dame’s trip to Georgia the next week is positioned to be a prime-time game for the network. The schedule for the 19th season of the “SEC on CBS” was released...
19:52 2019-05-29

South Africa get first World Cup win in comfortable fashion "South Africa finally got a World Cup win under their belt as they eased to a nine-wicket triumph over Afghanistan at Sophia Gardens on Saturday to keep alive their hopes of a semi-final berth."...
02:26 2019-06-16

The rise of South Korea's 'loner' culture In a striking image by Korean photographer Nina Ahn, a solitary figure stands by a window, street lights glimmering around her. Another shows a woman in her 20s sitting alone on a guardrail beside an empty highway in Seoul....
08:26 2019-06-17

South Korea's Korean Air to buy 30 Boeing 787 planes for $9.67 bln South Korea's biggest carrier Korean Air Lines said on Wednesday it has signed a memorandum of understanding to buy 30 Boeing planes for $9.67 billion....
05:52 2019-06-19

New dinosaur species discovered in South Africa Researchers in South Africa have discovered a new species of dinosaur. The newly named dino remains had been laying misidentified in storage collections for three decades....
06:52 2019-08-07

South Sudan's independent media under pressure Eight years after independence, South Sudan still struggles to address media challenges. Independent journalists continue to fear for their freedom. Many choose to abandon either the country or their profession....
13:01 2019-07-09

TFD responds to hotel fire on south side A fire broke out in the office of the Extend A Suite Hotel at 755 East Benson Highway. TUCSON- The Tucson Fire Department extinguished a fire Monday, that broke out in the office of a hotel on the southside. Around 3:30 p.m. crews responded to a call of a fire at the Extend A Suite Hotel located at ...
05:26 2019-07-02

How an abortion in the US south can push one over the financial edge In a Shreveport, Louisiana, poor, rural corner of the south, getting an abortion is not only logistically and emotionally difficult, but a battle against povertyFor the third time in a week, LT stood at the reception in the abortion clinic in Shreveport, Louisiana, more than 90 minutes away from her...
14:13 2019-08-14

Soccer: Spain come from behind to beat South Africa Jennifer Hermoso netted two second-half penalties and substitute Lucia Garcia added a last-minute goal as Spain came from behind to beat South Africa 3-1 at the women’s World Cup on Saturday....
00:39 2019-06-09

Why Japan and South Korea Still Spar Over History: QuickTake Japan’s colonial rule over the Korean Peninsula ended more than seven decades ago yet that legacy still roils everyday politics on both sides of the strait. South Korea and Japan, major trading partners and both U.S. military allies, have been at loggerheads over what constitutes proper contrition a...
15:39 2019-07-01

| Ebola kills boy aged 7 in DR Congo's South Kivu A child has died from Ebola in DR Congo's South Kivu, health authorities have said, the second person to succumb to the virus since the epidemic spread to the eastern province....
06:00 2019-08-20

We went inside Samsung's global headquarters in South Korea. Here's what we saw Samsung is one of the world's largest companies, with more than 320,000 employees worldwide. CNBC gets an exclusive tour of its global headquarters in South Korea....
13:00 2019-06-21

Cyberattack ruled out for South America power blackout Investigators can't say for sure yet what caused a power blackout for tens of millions of people in South America Sunday, but they know it didn't come from a cyberattack....
17:26 2019-06-17

South Carolina man charged with branding sharks like cattle AWENDAW, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Natural Resources officials say a man has been branding sharks with an insignia burned into their skin, like the brands used to mark cattle. News outlets report the unidentified 56-year-old Awendaw man was charged with illegal tagging of a saltwater fish last week...
20:26 2019-06-17

City of South Tucson couple gets help from KVOA viewers SOUTH TUCSON – News 4 Tucson viewers come through again. A couple who lives in the City of South Tucson experienced a devastating blow when the auto parts they ordered were stolen from their fenced yard after they were delivered. The parts were to repair the air conditioning in their vehicle. The th...
06:39 2019-07-19

South Korean dies from self-immolation near Japan’s embassy A 78-year-old South Korean man has died hours after setting himself ablaze near the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, at a time of worsening tensions between Seoul and Tokyo...
10:13 2019-07-19

Two die from injuries sustained in south side house fire TUCSON – The two people severely injured in a southside house fire July 19 have succumbed to their injuries, Pima County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed Friday. At about 7:15 a.m. on July 18, Tucson Fire Department battled a fire at a residence near the 36th Street and South Forgeus ...
03:00 2019-07-20

PepsiCo to buy South Africa's Pioneer Food for $1.7 billion PepsiCo has struck a deal to buy South Africa's Pioneer Food Group for $1.7 billion, the companies said on Friday, lifting Pioneer's shares and boosting a sector that has been hit by drought and tough trading conditions....
17:52 2019-07-19

2 South African Presidents Are Called to Account on Corruption President Cyril Ramaphosa was accused on Friday of misleading Parliament about a campaign donation after his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, was called to testify in a corruption hearing....
19:52 2019-07-19

Fire at Oil Refinery in South Philadelphia Causes Massive Explosions A massive fire rocked an oil refinery in South Philadelphia early Friday morning, causing explosions that could be felt as far away as New Jersey, according to early news reports. No evacuations have been issued for the area, but those in neighborhoods near the blaze have been ordered to shelter in ...
13:52 2019-06-21

South Korea dog meat: The dogs saved from being eaten As South Korea wrestles with the issue of eating dog meat, more farms are being closed and the animals rehomed. We meet some of those who have found new lives in the UK....
18:13 2019-07-31

South Africa's Ramaphosa says Eskom cannot be allowed to fail South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa pledged on Thursday to speed up 230 billion rand ($16.11 billion) of support for ailing power utility Eskom, which he said was too vital to the economy to be allowed to fail....
21:13 2019-06-20

Pro gamers in South Korea train for 15 hours a day – here’s what’s involved For many, the idea of earning a living as a professional gamer seems like a dream come true. Getting paid to play video games all day, with unlimited access to state-of-the-art gaming rigs and the latest peripherals, certainly sounds amazing on paper, as does the prospect of jet-setting around the g...
10:13 2019-07-24

How K-pop is luring young North Koreans to defect south David Bowie and the Beatles may have helped topple the Berlin Wall. Now South Korean and Western pop may be undermining the Pyongyang regime, with rising numbers of defectors citing music as one factor in their disillusionment with their government....
12:39 2019-08-21

Ubinas volcano in Peru erupts, spreading ash through the south A state of emergency has been declared in the area around the volcano, which is on the Pacific Ring of Fire. Nearly 30,000 people have been evacuated....
01:39 2019-07-22

XFL’s Rod ‘He Hate Me’ Smart found safe in South Carolina Rod Smart — aka “He Hate Me” — has been “found safe” in South Carolina, according to police. The former XFLer and NFL running back had been missing for nearly a week after vanishing on June 12. He was apparently located on Tuesday afternoon, though it’s unclear how or w...
04:00 2019-06-19

South Korea to pursue 50,000 tons of rice aid to North South Korea plans to push forward with food aid to North Korea amid what Pyongyang has said is a severe drought that has affected crops in the country....
17:00 2019-07-22

South Korea: Russia says airspace intrusion was not intentional Russia has told South Korea that the latest airspace intrusion by one of its warplanes was not intentional and was probably caused by a technical glitch, the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said Wednesday....
09:52 2019-07-24

South Korea fails to drum up support at WTO in row with Japan South Korea's bid to garner international support in a row with Japan by airing its case at the World Trade Organization brought no visible dividend on Wednesday, as no other countries took the floor to support either side, a Geneva trade official said....
16:13 2019-07-24

South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix says second-quarter profit down 89% South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix reported its smallest quarterly earnings in three years on Thursday as slumping memory prices drove an 89% drop in second-quarter operating profit....
08:00 2019-07-25

Japan says it, not South Korea, should have taken action on Russian plane Japan on Tuesday criticized South Korea for taking action against a Russian plane over what Japan says is its airspace, after Japan lodged a protest against both South Korea and Russia over the incident....
12:26 2019-07-23

N. Korea fires 2 unidentified projectiles into East Sea, South says North Korea on Thursday fired two unidentified projectiles from near its east coast town of Wonsan into the East Sea, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said....
02:13 2019-07-25

South Korea says Russia blamed glitch for what it said was an air intrusion South Korea said on Wednesday that Russia blamed an equipment malfunction for what it initially said was an intrusion by a military aircraft into South Korean airspace the previous day, though Moscow later disputed that any violation occurred....
10:52 2019-07-24

Officials: No South Bend shooting body cam video St. Joseph County, Indiana Prosecutor Ken Cotter says there is no body cam video of the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer in South Bend, the city where Democratic Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is mayor. (June 18)        ...
16:39 2019-06-18

Mexico’s crackdown on migrants sends some heading south Mexico’s efforts to slow Central American migration across its territory is showing some bite as some people turn around to head south in the face of increased enforcement, while government officials say they will target human smuggling rings...
06:00 2019-06-18

Skeletal remains found south of Kitt Peak TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call of skeletal remains found near Elkhorn Ranch, south of Kitt Peak on Monday. PCSD is investigating the situation and has noted no suspicious activity at this time. Details are limited at this time. Stay with News 4 Tucson for t...
08:52 2019-06-18

Three South Koreans die in Hungary rail crossing crash Three South Korean citizens died in Hungary in an accident late on Wednesday, when the car in which they were traveling was hit by a train, local police said on Thursday....
17:00 2019-08-22

South Africa to take 'affordable' approach to nuclear: minister South Africa will not adopt a "big bang" approach to building new nuclear power capacity but instead add capacity in an affordable way, Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe said on Tuesday....
13:00 2019-08-20

Terri Harper sees off South African rival Denaby super-featherweight Terri Harper picks up an IBO title with an eighth-round stoppage of South African Nozipho Bell, writes Ashley Bell The post Terri Harper sees off South African rival appeared first on Boxing News....
06:52 2019-07-23

South Africa's Ramaphosa says Eskom too vital to fail South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa pledged on Thursday to speed up 230 billion rand ($16.11 billion) of support for ailing power utility Eskom, which he said was too vital to be allowed to fail....
23:26 2019-06-20

South side barricade situation ends with arrest TUCSON – The man involved in a barricade situation at a residence on the south side has been taken into custody, Tucson Police Department says. According to officials, TPD received a report at around 6:45 a.m. that a woman was held against her will at a home at 44th Street and Liberty. Police ...
21:39 2019-06-20

South Africa’s president responds to critical report South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that he will urgently challenge in court a report by the country’s corruption watchdog that found he misled lawmakers about a contribution to his presidential campaign...
19:52 2019-07-21

Two sought in connection to armed robbery south side TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is on the lookout for two people in connection to an armed robbery at a cell phone service retailer on the south side of Tucson. TPD announced Tuesday morning that a man and a woman are wanted for allegedly robbing a south side cricket store. Police said they ...
06:52 2019-08-21

South Korea scraps intelligence sharing with Japan South Korea has cut intelligence cooperation with Japan in the latest tit-for-tat escalation between the two countries. The decision is a blow to the United States as it seeks to expand East Asia security cooperation....
16:39 2019-08-22

South Carolina man, 90, charged with murdering 83-year-old wife A 90-year-old man has been arrested and charged with the murder of his 83-year old wife after investigators said he admitted he shot her Saturday morning in South Carolina....
04:52 2019-08-19