The British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran could be released after the imminent completion of legal proceedings against the tanker, Iranian state television reported on Sunday. Iran seized the British tanker near the Strait of Hormuz for alleged marine violations two weeks after British forces detained an Iranian tanker nearRead More →

It could be the beginning of the end for tiny toiletries. Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel chain, said Wednesday it will eliminate small plastic bottles of shampoo, conditioner and bath gel from its hotel rooms worldwide by December 2020. They’ll be replaced with larger bottles or wall-mounted dispensers, depending onRead More →

Production of Harley-Davidson motorcycles sold in Europe will move from U.S. factories to facilities overseas, the Milwaukee-based company announced Monday, a consequence of the retaliatory tariffs the EU is imposing on American exports in an escalating trade war with the Trump administration. President Donald Trump has used the American motorcycleRead More →

A sell-off in North American stock markets intensified on Monday afternoon, led by a decline in technology stocks, after reports that U.S. officials were in the process of introducing restrictions that would block Chinese companies from investing in U.S. tech companies. Reports on Sunday said the U.S. Treasury Department was working on restrictionsRead More →