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China retreats from USA sorghum probe amid global market havoc

The announcement came as United States trade officials held talks in Washington with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He , who is President Xi Jinping's top economic a...


Starbucks Issues Apology After Racial Slur Was Written On Customer's Cup

It's a coffee run they make just about every day. Pedro, who didn't want to disclose his last name, said he ordered two cups of coffee in La Cañada Flintridge...


Stormy Daniels: Trump discloses payment to reimburse lawyer

Avenatti said that these payments "may create additional exposure" to Trump , however he said he did not want to disclose the exact timing of when the payments...


Kroger Inks Deal with Ocado to Enhance Ecommerce

Ocado's Chief Financial Officer Duncan Tatton-Brown said the partnership was "transformational". Under the deal , Ocado and Kroger [which now partners ...


Red's Hype-Filled Holographic Phone Is Coming to AT&T and Verizon

If you pre-ordered the RED Hydrogen One directly, then you can expect it to arrive before one ordered through AT&T or Verizon does. In case you've been wo...


Sanctions on Iran and Venezuela May Empower US Rivals

The US says its sanctions apply to any transactions that are conducted in dollars, which are used in most worldwide transactions, in particular in trading of c...


Safety agency to investigate Tesla crash in Utah

In a statement Wednesday, Tesla said that drivers are repeatedly warned to keep their hands on the wheel and maintain control of their vehicle at all times. Tes...


Senate Passes Bill To Reinstate Net Neutrality

Senate Democrats successfully passed a resolution reversing the Federal Communication Commission's hotly contested repeal of net neutrality rules, at the ve...


Are Analysts Bullish about Helical plc (LON:HLCL) after last week?

Therefore 54% are positive. (LON:PZC) has 7 ratings reports on May 16, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. The stock of 888 Holdings plc (LON:888) has "Buy" r...


Paddy Power Betfair in talks about USA deal

The talks may be the start of a wave of deals involving betting companies in the U.S . Paddy Power-Betfair confirmed the talks two days after the U.S. Revenue...


Energy Company May Withdraw from Iran South Pars Project

But big European companies simply aren't willing to take the risk of continuing to invest and operate in Iran. Total's withdrawal would be a blow to Preside...


Woman throws poop at employee who denied her restroom access

The argument appeared to get increasingly aggressive with passing time. One woman in Canada took this phrase to a whole other level on Monday evening. based o...


Judge Admonishes Samsung on Day 2 of Patent Trial

The 289 statute in US code stipulates that anyone found guilty of design patent infringement must relinquish all profits they derived from the infringing produc...


Bitmain Leads $3 Billion Crypto Exchange Circle's $110 Million Series E Round

The USD Coin is being developed by an organisation known as the CENTRE , which will provide independent oversight of Circle's offering. On Tuesday, May 1...


Senate OK's bill in bid to retain net neutrality

The FCC said in repealing it last December that it was simply restoring the "light-touch framework" that has governed the internet for most of its existence. Un...


UK slashes maximum stake on gambling machines to £2

The decision follows complaints that the machines, which enable people to bet up to 100 pounds ($135) every 20 seconds on electronic games such as roulette, wer...


Macy's Takes Off In First Quarter, Profits Soar

OTR Global raised shares of Macy's to a "positive" rating in a research note on Friday, May 4th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell ra...


Seattle set to run out of money but keep homeless

Median rents have doubled since 2010, according to real estate firm Zillow, and the area has the third highest homeless population in the nation, according to U...


Lachlan Murdoch will run father's empire after Disney deal, Fox says

James Murdoch will leave 21st Century Fox after most of its assets are sold to Disney , handing executive responsibilities to his elder brother Lachlan. "We...


Iceland's WOW air to commence India operations

The "Wow basic" one-way fare includes all taxes but excludes meals and check-in baggage, said an NDTV report quoting PTI . Service to DEL will be available...


Japanese economy contracted for the first time in nine quarters

Japan's Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Wednesday there was no change to the government's view that the economy was recovering moderately. Private ...


Markets Right Now: Stocks end mixed after early rally fades

Casino operators and equipment companies got a boost from a Supreme Court decision that cleared the way for states to legalize sports betting. The S&P 500 ind...


Planned Parenthood, ACLU File Lawsuit Challenging Fetal Heartbeat Bill

The ACLU of Iowa argues that if the court upholds the 72-hour wait period as well as the six-week ban , women will be placed in a unsafe position where they ...


Astronomers find fastest-growing black hole known in space

Luckily for us, this black hole is far, far away-the only reason we even know it exists is because astronomers picked up on its red-shifted light from roughly 1...


Mike Pompeo: US wants to work with Europe on new Iran deal

President Trump announced plans for sanctions when he confirmed on Tuesday that he was pulling the USA out of the Iran nuclear deal - which he said was "ro...


Boeing: WTO Ruling Could Lead To Biggest Retaliatory Tariffs Ever

But the WTO still has to make a final ruling on separate allegations from the European Union that Boeing was provided illegal subsidies from the USA governm...


Nudity, hate speech and spam: Facebook reveals how much content it kills

The full Facebook report is available online and details both Facebook's commitment to their content values as well as some more metrics regarding the deletio...


Another Airline Is Cracking Down On Emotional Support Animals

Miniature horses are specifically allowed if they are properly trained as a service animal. "We support the rights of customers...." They will also have to ...


Some Google employees are resigning due to involvement with Project Maven

Demonstrated that Google was working together with the Defense Department to create artificial intelligence for assessing drone footage as part of an initiative...


Why Home Depot Got Hammered After Earnings

State Treasurer State Of Michigan, Michigan-based fund reported 962,328 shares. 9,109 were accumulated by Smith Moore And. Lpl Fincl Limited Co reported 37,389 ...


Cashier-free Amazon Go stores are coming to Chicago and San Francisco

Amazon is looking for store managers to head Amazon Go stores in both cities, according to recent job listings the retailer posted on its website. Inside the ...


Tesla Model S crashes into truck in Utah

While consumers nationwide have reason to be on edge when it comes to the fast-growing self-driving auto industry, Tesla's Autopilot feature has been a hot bu...


Gap Apologizes After China Shirt Has A Geographical Mistake

Gap is the latest of several companies that have apologized for perceived slights to China's sovereignty. Gap opened its first store in mainland China in 2010 a...


Vodafone's Colao to step down

Colao's decade as CEO at Vodafone has been mostly characterised by sales to clean up a sprawling global network of businesses and stakes in telecoms compani...


Kaspersky Lab to open Swiss data centre to combat spying allegations

Reuters first reported the plans in March, citing company documents which said Kaspersky Lab was setting up the centre in response to moves in the United S...


Verizon Expressed Interest In Acquiring CBS Before Viacom Talks Heated Up

The board of the U.S. broadcaster wants to prevent what it sees as "interference" from National Amusements Inc (NAI), the company controlled by Sumner Redsto...


HSBC, ING conduct trade finance transaction using R3's Corda blockchain platform

They both successfully executed the first live trade finance transaction using Blockchain for Cargill , an worldwide food and agriculture conglomerate. The a...


Even Uber Drew the Line at Hiring Michael Cohen

Cohen and the arrangement on Friday, they also provided insight into how companies like AT&T operate in Washington during the Trump era. A federal judge ruled...


China's petro-yuan to gain leverage over Iran sanctions

Last week's news about new sanctions on Iran will be long-term bullish if it leads to a supply shortage as widely expected, however, it may take as many as 180-...


Seattle City Council Passes $45 Million Head Tax Compromise

The council approved the tax which is expected to raise about $48 million (€40 million) annually to pay for affordable housing and services for homeless peopl...


Wholesale Inflation accelerates to 3.18% in April 2018

It said deflation in vegetables was 0.89 per cent in April, while in the previous month it was 2.70 per cent. The same was true for wheat, which saw a smaller...


Nirav Modi fraud: PNB removes two EDs

The chargesheet filed on Monday is based on CBI's FIR registered on January 31 against Nirav Modi , his wife Ami, brother Nishal, and uncle Choksi, among other...


Rise in number of schools asking for mental health support for children

Almost a third of referrals from schools to CAMHS, for Trusts across England who were able to provide the information, over the last three years were declined t...


Bolton, Iran hawk, sympathetic to Kurds, influential in Trump administration

This is particularly seeing as Trump has decided abruptly to withdraw from a nuclear deal with Iran that lifted long-standing economic sanctions on Iran in ...


Facebook's audit into app data collection underway, 200 apps suspended

Since then, Zuckerburg and the Facebook team have been reviewing policies and have been investigating other apps that may be harvesting large amounts of user da...


Gas prices are up again

Crude oil prices continued to move up this week following President Donald Trump's decision to re-impose economic sanctions on Iran and withdraw the USA from th...


Crude oil prices to trade sideways today: Angel Commodities

OPEC and 10 producers outside the cartel, including Russia-currently the world's largest crude producer-have been holding back crude output by around 1.8 mill...


WB panchayat polls to be held tomorrow amid tight security

At least six people have been killed in poll-related violence in West Bengal . A CPI-M worker and his wife were killed after their house was set on fire in...


Walmart-Flipkart deal: IT dept seeks sale agreement to assess tax liability

The reason for this potential flip-flop is being attributed to a hefty tax burden that a short-term exit from Flipkart will attract for Softbank. Currently, b...


Xerox ends Fujifilm deal in win for Carl Icahn

Xerox said it was ending the deal with Fuji Xerox partly because Fujifilm had failed to provide audited financial information for Fuji Xerox by an April 15 dead...