McDonald's agrees to sell 80% of its business in China

McDonald's agrees to sell 80% of its business in China

January 9, 2017 - 16:47 AMT  12:47 GMT
McDonald's is trying to streamline its global operations, and changing its ownership structure to revolve more around franchises is a major part of that revamp.
BMW “absolutely committed” to new plant in Mexico despite Trump stance

BMW “absolutely committed” to new plant in Mexico despite Trump stance

January 9, 2017 - 16:32 AMT  12:32 GMT
The president-elect has threatened to impose a "border" tax on firms that make cars in Mexico for the U.S. market.
3 new iPads to debut next quarter, analyst says

3 new iPads to debut next quarter, analyst says

January 9, 2017 - 16:14 AMT  12:14 GMT
Kuo still expects numbers to be down slightly year over year but the higher ASP to make up for that in revenues.
CW renews seven of its series for 2017-18 season

CW renews seven of its series for 2017-18 season

January 9, 2017 - 16:14 AMT  12:14 GMT
The network has doled out early renewals to all its comic book franchises (“Arrow,” “D.C.’s Legends of Tomorrow,” “The Flash,” “Supergirl”).
Highly-anticipated

Highly-anticipated "Ant-Man" sequel to star filming in June

January 9, 2017 - 15:51 AMT  11:51 GMT
Paul Rudd be once again playing Scott Lang/Ant-Man, along with Evangeline Lilly who will play Hope Van Dyne a.k.a. The Wasp.
China tops global market for clean energy - report

China tops global market for clean energy - report

January 9, 2017 - 15:41 AMT  11:41 GMT
On the domestic front, the world's second largest economy had already emerged as a renewables powerhouse, outstripping the U.S.
Assad says ready to grant amnesty to armed opposition groups

Assad says ready to grant amnesty to armed opposition groups

January 9, 2017 - 15:30 AMT  11:30 GMT
The president confirmed his readiness to send an official delegation to the capital of Kazakhstan "when they set the time of that conference."
Germany detained about 900 human traffickers in 2016

Germany detained about 900 human traffickers in 2016

January 9, 2017 - 15:26 AMT  11:26 GMT
The national makeup of detained traffickers places Syrians first, followed by Poles, Germans, Iraqi’s, and Russians.
Bitcoin could triple in value under Trump: Saxo Bank

Bitcoin could triple in value under Trump: Saxo Bank

January 9, 2017 - 15:20 AMT  11:20 GMT
Bitcoin was trading at around $900 in the first week of January, up from $400 at the start of 2016.
Kodak Super 8 camera back with a digital twist

Kodak Super 8 camera back with a digital twist

January 9, 2017 - 15:15 AMT  11:15 GMT
Though the camera uses 8mm film cartridges, it also has a few modern conveniences to make shooting more enjoyable.