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Customer orders two waters and leaves $10,000 tip

Brett Oliverio says the server then found $10,000 in cash and a note saying, "Thanks for the delicious water". Alaina Custer, an employee of Sup Dogs in Green...


Oil dips as Saudi Arabia pledges to play 'responsible role' in market

West Texas Intermediate for December delivery fell as much as $1.43 to $67.93 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, and traded at $68.18 as of 8:41 a.m....


Massive recall issued for frozen beef, chicken taquitos for salmonella, listeria concerns

The recalled products, produced by Bakkavor Foods USA, Inc., were stocked at Trader Joe's and Harris Teeter, a supermarket chain primarily in the southeast. Rui...


Canada Post rotating strikes begin in Victoria B.C.

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers says strikes will begin at 12:01 a.m. Monday in Victoria, Edmonton, Windsor and at 1:01 a.m.in Halifax and will last for 24...


Elon Musk's First Highspeed Underground Test Tunnel Opens December 10

Elon Musk moved a step forward in his vision for the future of public transportation, announcing that his Boring Co.'s hyperloop test tunnel will open in les...


Musk says hyperloop test tunnel will open in December

A Tesla inside the Boring Company test tunnel . In a presentation in Los Angeles in May, Musk said vehicles could reach downtown LA from its worldwide ai...


Saudi Crown Prince extends his condolences to family of late Jamal Khashoggi

The next day a Saudi official insisted that Khashoggi had left shortly after getting the paperwork and that he was "not in the consulate nor in Saudi custody". ...


Election caravan swells to 5,000

As they passed through Mexican villages on the outskirts of the city of Ciudad Hidalgo , they drew applause, cheers and donations of food and clothing from Mex...


Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo will go serial

Yesterday, we published photos of a minimally disguised Porsche test mule , estimating that the images showed the eventual "Sport Turismo" wagon derivative of ...


400 petrol pumps in Delhi shut as dealers go on strike

In fact, BJP has thrust it upon petrol pump owners. Delhi has around 400 petrol pumps. This fall in prices came for the fifth consecutive time after the fue...


Ryanair criticised for failing to remove ‘racist passenger’ from flight

She said that the man turned on her mother because she had arthritis, meaning it took her some time to move out of the way so he could reach his seat. According...


Tim Cook Demands Bloomberg Retract Chinese Spy Chip Story

Apple is utterly and wholly dependent on the Chinese government, and assuming the Bloomberg story is 100% accurate, I doubt Tim Cook would openly side w...


Numbers Drawn for $476-Million Powerball Jackpot

Since 2002, Mega Millions jackpots paid millions in prizes around eight times a year, sometimes even more than a dozen times. The numbers drawn Saturday were ...


Mega Millions Jackpot: Most Common Numbers Drawn

The previous record jackpot in Mega Millions was a $656 million prize that was shared by winners from Kansas, Illinois and Maryland in March 2012. If these ja...


USA govt refrains from calling China a currency manipulator

President Trump argues the growth in Chinese exports to the U.S. has destroyed American jobs and has ordered tariffs on more than US$ 250bn of Chinese exports ...


Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $1 billion

Should Tuesday produce a victor, it will be the largest prize in USA history - and the sum is likely to grow even larger before the draw as excitement around th...


Mexico opens border to women & children of US-bound migrant caravan

The thousands-strong migrant caravan attempted to force its way into Mexico from Guatemala but was mostly blocked by federal police officers and forced to s...


Cobalt airline warns passengers that all flights are cancelled

Cypriot carrier Cobalt Air has cancelled all flights to and from its base at Larnaca International airport. The fate of Cobalt's 200 staff is unclear. Airpo...


India Seeks Middle Ground With US And Iran As Sanctions Near

The data fed hopes about oil demand in China , even though economic growth slowed in the third quarter to its weakest since the global financial crisis. "We ev...


Ready-to-eat salads recalled for possible contamination

The items were shipped to retail locations in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Missouri. FSIS routinely conducts recall effectiveness checks to veri...


Facebook blamed for writers losing jobs due to inflated video-view metrics

The plaintiffs claim that a Facebook engineering manager followed up on advertisers' complaints that dated back to early 2015, saying there had been "no progr...


" Archive " Netflix boasts Q3 growth

Year-to-date, NFLX has gained 80.45%, versus a 6.45% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period. India is already one of the biggest markets...


Chaos on railway this morning as Paddington closes because of damage

Trains were unable to run between the capital and Slough or Heathrow Airport after 500 metres of overhead power cables suffered extensive damage by the testing ...


Facebook's Recent Big Hack Was Reportedly Caused By Spammers

Their activities were previously known to Facebook's security team, according to the report. A Facebook spokesperson declined to comment further Thursda...


China Growth Slows to 6.5%; Finance Officials Try to Soothe Worried Investors

The world's second-largest economy experienced 6.5 percent growth compared to the same quarter past year, but was slightly behind the first two quarters of 2018...


Italy renews pro-Moscow push ahead of European Union summit

On Monday, Italy submitted its draft budget to the European Union. The EU, meanwhile, asked the EIB to stop new financing operations in Russia and the EBRD su...


Mega Millions Jackpot Increases To $475 Million Ahead of Tuesday's Drawing

The chances of winning the grand prize in each game is high. The last Michigan player to win the Mega Millions jackpot was Kevin Blake of Waterford, Michi...


Facebook Shareholders Back Proposal to Remove Zuckerberg as Chairman

Making the role of chairman an independent position "is best governance practice that will be in the interest of shareholders, employees, users, and our democra...


South Korea on U.S. Treasury Department's watch list for currency manipulation

The U.S. Federal Reserve should continue with its gradual rate increases but must be prepared to slow the tightening if U.S. productivity breaks out of a severa...


Tesla launches new $45000 Model 3

However, Tesla tsla is inching toward its target price for the Model 3 . What will arrive in as little as six weeks, and be available in the USA and Ca...


US Dispatches Goodbye Letter to Universal Postal Union

In retaliation, China imposed duties on $60 billion worth of USA products. It was only under pressure from its major trading partners such as the United States ...


Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

In July, Tesla signed a long-anticipated deal with Shanghai authorities to open a plant in the Chinese city with an annual capacity of 500,000 cars, which w...


Pompeo listened to an alleged recording of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi

In an interview with the New York Times on Thursday, Trump based his acknowledgment that Khashoggi was dead on intelligence reports . "But we'll see what hap...


Legal highs: The drinks companies taking on cannabis

Customs and Border Protection service declared in a statement last week. "It was a pretty exciting experience for sure, to have Canada Post knock on the doo...


Burger King says its Halloween 'Nightmare King' burger can induce nightmares

The Nightmare King will be available at participating Burger Kings through November 1. The "Nightmare King" isn't just a seasonal name thrown on Burger Ki...


Trump escalates his attack on Fed: ‘My biggest threat’

The central bank has raised its key policy rate three times this year and is expected to do so again before year's end. In an interview with Fox Business Ne...


Don’t mention the oil price: US legal threat prompts change at OPEC

Global oil demand is expected to increase by 14.5 million bpd from 2017 to 111.7 million bpd in 2040, OPEC said in its latest report, issued in September. T...


Reports of Binance Delisting Tether (USDT)

On Coinbase Pro, Kraken and Gemini, bitcoin is trading at roughly $6,400 against United States dollars pairs, an indication that bitcoin's proper aski...


Jamal Khashoggi disappearance: Last column published

Those bearing responsibility for his disappearance must be held to account. "Now we would wait and see", he told reporters. The AP's Oval Office interview ...


Facebook misled advertisers about video views, lawsuit claims

The controversy dates back to September 2016 , when the Journal reported that Facebook had been overestimating average video ad viewing times for two years...


Dozens line up in Kamloops for province's first legal pot store

John's. "I'd be surprised if the people tomorrow who are buying from their suppliers, traditional suppliers say 'well I'm not buying from you anymore'". Flyin...


Further US rate hikes 'most likely' needed: Fed minutes

The discussion, revealed in minutes of the September 25-26 meeting released Wednesday, shows that a few participants believed that the Fed's key interest rate...


$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Lexington; jackpot swells to $430 million

Add that to the Mega Millions jackpot to be drawn Friday, which has swollen to $900 million, and there are combined jackpots well past $1.3 billion at stake. Po...


Trump to exit global postal treaty in another shot at China

The White House has said it will notify the union on Wednesday that it is beginning the year-long withdrawal process, though senior officials said their end goa...


Federal Reserve policymakers in favour of ‘restrictive’ policy

Every Fed policymaker backed the central bank's September decision to raise the target policy rate to between 2 percent and 2.25 percent, according to minutes ...


Jamal Khashoggi's mystery slaying splits Trump, GOP

Saudi Mr Khashoggi , a 60-year-old U.S. resident, has not been seen since entering the building on 2 October to get documents for his wedding. The newspaper s...


Jamal Khashoggi: Recording emerges of journalist 'torture and murder'

He told the AP news agency that Riyadh was being treated as "guilty until proven innocent". Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said the United States should "sa...


German prosecutors fine Audi 800 million euros for diesel violations

Specifically, the fine pertains to 6- and 8-cylinder diesel engines that did not comply with emissions laws, Reuters reported Tuesday. "By doing so, Audi ...


U.S. 'world's most competitive economy' according to World Economic Forum report

On the list of 140 economies, the USA is followed by Singapore and Germany at the second and the third positions respectively. The highest mark possible is 10...


Cannabis becomes legal in Canada

Cannabis NL expected 22 stores to open on October 17, but not all opted to open in the middle of the night to commemorate the event. Turns out, Clarke didn't ...