Tesla’s dominance in electric cars is being eroded as cheaper cars hit the market

Tesla’s dominance in electric cars is being eroded as cheaper cars hit the market

Tesla is still the best-selling electric vehicle brand in the U.S., but its dominance is waning as rivals offer a growing number of more affordable models, according to a report from S&P Global Mobility on Tuesday. The data firm found that Tesla’s market share of new electric vehicle registrations in the U.S. was 65% in … Read more

China could have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon claims

China could have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon claims

CNN — China’s stockpile of nuclear warheads has surpassed 400 in a fraction of the time previously estimated by the United States, a major Pentagon report revealed, as Beijing aims to accelerate its nuclear expansion as it seeks to position the US as the world’s top superpower. In 2020, the US estimated that China had … Read more

The White House is treading carefully as protests develop in China as the US seeks to mend relations with Beijing

The White House is treading carefully as protests develop in China as the US seeks to mend relations with Beijing

Washington CNN — As frustrated protesters take to the streets across China to protest the government’s draconian Covid-19 restrictions — sparking rare civil unrest and clashes between the public and officials — the Biden White House is choosing its words carefully and deliberately. Top US officials who have been closely following the unrest in China … Read more

Bank of America CEO predicts two years of housing market pain

Bank of America CEO predicts two years of housing market pain

New York CNN Business — The CEO of one of the nation’s largest banks is bracing for an economic downturn in 2023. But he also hopes the likely recession will be short and “mild.” In an exclusive interview with Poppy Harlow on “CNN This Morning” Tuesday, Bank of America (BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan said there … Read more

Iran will face the USA in a winner-takes-all match to advance to the knockout stages of the World Cup

Iran will face the USA in a winner-takes-all match to advance to the knockout stages of the World Cup

CNN — After days of political tension and fiery gossip between countries, he knockout stage has arrived for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) at the World Cup – nothing less than a win on Tuesday will be enough when they face Iran in a winner-takes-all match. Whichever team wins will advance to the … Read more

Clarence Gilyard, star of ‘Die Hard’ and ‘Walker, Texas Ranger,’ dies at age 66

Clarence Gilyard, star of ‘Die Hard’ and ‘Walker, Texas Ranger,’ dies at age 66

CNN — Clarence Gilyard Jr., the actor best known for playing computer hacker Theo in “Die Hard” and naval officer Marcus “Sundown” Williams in “Top Gun,” has died at age 66. His death was announced Monday in a statement from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), where he was an associate professor in the … Read more

Iran-USA World Cup clash with political tensions

Iran-USA World Cup clash with political tensions

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The last World Cup meeting between the United States and Iran 24 years ago is considered one of the most politically charged games in soccer history. This time, the political undertones are just as strong and relations perhaps even more strained, as the US and Iran clashed again in Qatar on … Read more

The US and China met in the South China Sea for the first time since the Xi-Biden meeting

The US and China met in the South China Sea for the first time since the Xi-Biden meeting

Seoul, South Korea CNN — The United States and China’s militaries exchanged sharp words on Tuesday after a US Navy warship conducted the first freedom of navigation operation (FONOP) in the South China Sea since the leaders of the two powers met earlier this month in an effort to ease tensions. The Chinese military said … Read more

Musk: Apple wants to block Twitter from its app store | Social media news

Musk: Apple wants to block Twitter from its app store |  Social media news

The billionaire CEO of Twitter and Tesla said Monday that Apple is pushing Twitter over content moderation requirements. Elon Musk accused Apple Inc of threatening to block Twitter Inc from its app store without saying why, in a series of tweets that also said the iPhone maker had stopped advertising on the social media platform. … Read more

Iran has threatened the families of the World Cup soccer team, according to a security source

Iran has threatened the families of the World Cup soccer team, according to a security source

CNN — The families of Iran’s World Cup soccer team have been threatened with imprisonment and torture if the players do not “behave” ahead of Tuesday’s game against the United States, a source involved in Games security said. After Iran’s players refused to sing the national anthem in their opening match against England on November … Read more