Gaming guide creator Prima Games is shutting down

Prima Games, the company that’s been creating physical video game strategy guides for the past 28 years, is shutting down according to Publisher’s Lunch. Prima’s publisher DK’s CEO Ian Hudson sent out an internal memo saying it was an “extremely difficult decision” and one that was made due to a “significant decline” in the video […]

Ivanka Trump wins 16 Chinese trademarks despite shutting down her business

Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Lord & Taylor Ivanka Trump’s brand won a slew of new Chinese trademarks in October despite its doors being closed in July. The trademarks were filed for everything from umbrellas to sausages. Critics warn that the trademarks raise questions of continued conflicts of interest. Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s daughter and […]

After Trump announces new rules to save coal, TVA ponders shutting 2 coal units

Enlarge / Water vapor rises from the Tennessee Valley Authority Paradise Fossil Plant in Paradise, Kentucky, U.S., on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013. The plant generates and delivers 14 billion kilowatt-hours of coal-fired electricity per year to Western Kentucky and Nashville, Tennessee. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images (credit: Getty Images) The federally owned power company […]

Tesla employees say the main Model 3 production line has been shutting down early (TSLA)

Tesla Employees assembling Model 3 vehicles at Tesla’s Fremont factory on the GA3 line were sent home early from shifts this week, three Tesla employees told Business Insider.  One factory worker said the GA3 line, which is the main assembly line for Model 3 production, was sent home early on Wednesday without meeting goals. The worker said […]

Alaska’s last two Blockbusters are shutting down, leaving one in US

On Thursday, Blockbuster Alaska announced that the rental chain’s last two Alaskan stores will shut down on Monday, with liquidation sales to follow. The news means that only one Blockbuster store will remain in the United States, in Bend, Oregon. “We hope to see you at our stores during the closing, even if it’s just […]

Waitrose store closures: Is YOUR store closing? – FULL LIST of stores shutting MAPPED

Waitrose will close a number of stores across the UK, it has been announced today. Owners John Lewis Partnership said they would close four convenience shops and one small supermarket across the Waitrose franchise. In a press released, Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership, said the plans will help the retail giants […]

Austria’s Kurz receives death threats after shutting down mosques

An anti-terrorism probe has been opened into death threats Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz received on social media after his government announced a crackdown on hate preaching and “political Islam.” The Austrian government’s decision to close seven mosques and expel as many as 60 imams as part of their campaign against radicalization has provoked a wave […]

Another major Mexican company is shutting down some of its operations amid record levels of violence

REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez Violence continues to rise in Mexico, setting several homicide records in recent months. Growing insecurity has started to take a toll on local commercial operations. Some businesses are electing to pull out of parts of the country. Grupo Lala, one of Mexico’s 20 largest private companies, shut down operations at a distribution […]

Predators prove Presidents' Trophy prowess by shutting down high-flying Jets

There was no comeback for the Winnipeg Jets this time. There was no cause for an on-ice shimmy from their 260-pound defenceman Dustin Byfuglien.  Behind two goals with the score clock ticking down and the quietest the Bell MTS Place has been for a long time, the Jets received a power-play goal from Patrik Laine […]