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Amazon: 2 contractors died in building collapse

The men worked for an outside company and not Amazon, spokeswoman Rachael Lighty said. Two people were found dead under debris after a wall collapsed at an A...


HBO channels yanked from Dish Network

Dish has shown in the past that it isn't afraid to drop channels during contract disputes. Dish customers got a rude awakening on Friday when they woke up and...


Central government invoke section 7 Act, 1934: History and amendment

Two days after declaring a truce with the Reserve Bank of India , the Ministry Of Finance has baited the central bank again pointing out that the financial mar...


Amazon in 'advanced talks' to open headquarters in Washington DC area

The company has said it intends to employ as many as 50,000 workers at its so-called HQ2. Although Grella linked to a CNBC story in his tweet, the original ...


Australian awarded house in 'bizarre' 20-year squatting case

He was told by locals an elderly lady had lived there for many years but had recently died. "The 12-year limitation period for someone to recover the property...


Booms and Busts in i9070 Lithium Battery Market

To study and analyze the Lithium Ion Battery Separators industry sales, value, status (2013-2017) and forecast (2018-2025). The report “Global Rechargeab...


Cruise Ship Passengers Describe Ship Tilting After Leaving Port Canaveral

Carnival responded to Twitter messages with "The Carnival Sunshine is operating 100 percent and all issues have been fixed" and in a statement in part reads, ...


Elon Musk: Your Tesla Car Will Soon ‘Follow You Like A Pet’

In a tweet shared Thursday morning, CEO Elon Musk confirms that the feature will be available in about six weeks, and will enable owners to control their vehi...


Target unveils early look into its Black Friday deals

Today is November 1, which can only mean one thing: Amazon's early Black Friday deals are now live! You can see the full ad over on Target's website by typi...


US Wages, Salaries Rise by Most in 10 Yrs, 227,000 Jobs Added

The employment-cost index, a measure of wages and benefits for civilian workers, rose a seasonally adjusted 0.8% in July through September, the Labor Department...


China wants to ‘very badly’ strike a trade deal with US

Trump said he also talked with Xi about "many subjects", including a "good discussion" on North Korea, where Trump is trying to negotiate an end to Pyongyang's ...


Unexpected Gainer with critical Performance Analyses: Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE:ACB)

Technical traders may be following indicators to help spot possible entry and exit points. Aurora Cannabis shares last traded at $8.94, with a volume of 3290950...


Not in Kansas any more: 'Drunk' baggage handler wakes up in Chicago

A baggage handler fell asleep in the cargo hold of an American Airlines Boeing 737 during a Saturday flight from Kansas City to Chicago, police confirm. "Th...


GM offers buyouts to 18,000 workers after posting strong profit

Those who take the buyout have until the end of the year to continue with GM, with severance effective January 1. "We will evaluate the need to implement afte...


Brazil president-elect Jair Bolsonaro intends to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem

Those investments have become more valuable with the Brazil currency rallying ahead of Bolsonaro's victory on October 28, and the improved business climate will...


Manufacturing sector activity rises in October on robust order flow

The China PMI survey also showed the production sub-index fell to 52 in October from 53 in September, while new orders saw a sharp decline to 50.8 from 52...


Toyota, Subaru recall 400K vehicles to fix defective valve springs

Here's What We Know Subaru says 140,249 vehicles will be recalled in the USA, and Toyota says this problem affects about 25,000 cars here. Toyota is recallin...


Elon Musk Doesn't Think Apple Is Making Happy Products Anymore

Summon , part of Tesla's driver-assist Self-Pilot system, now allows Model S drivers to park their cars from outside the vehicle in tight spots or to move the c...


Four cities on Vancouver Island hit by rotating postal strikes

Residents can pick up mail that's already been delivered to their mailboxes, or at the Shopper's Drug Mart or Sootay drop-off locations. There were 37 workers...


Oil prices dip on signs of rising supplies

While U.S. drillers may take their foot off the gas a bit until new pipelines from the Permian Basin come on in 2019 and 2020, production is still heading hig...


Markets surge as Trump tweet lifts trade hopes

The Trump administration this year has already imposed tariffs on US$250 billion (S$343.73 billion) in trade with China and is threatening to impose tariffs o...


U.S. charges China, Taiwan firms with stealing Micron's DRAM technology

The indictment alleges that the companies and the three individuals conspired to steal trade secrets from Micron, a U.S. semiconductor company worth $100bn (...


Disgraced drunk Japan Airlines pilot was 'almost 10 times over limit'

He was found to have 189mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood in his system - the legal limit for a pilot is 20mg. On Thursday, Jitsukawa pleaded guilty to exceedi...


Starbucks' Holiday Cups Have 4 New Designs: Which One Is Your Fave?

As I noted past year, the holiday cup, which asked people to draw, color and doodle on their own cups, reportedly ended the war on Christmas . And no one loves...


Growth in eurozone is stalling

Tuesday's data, suggesting the slowdown has further to run, will make uncomfortable reading for the European Central Bank as it moves towards ending in December...


Govt hikes petrol prices by Rs5 per litre

Meanwhile, after months of fuel price increases, the Automobile Association (AA) says the petrol price is expected to drop by about 16c/l in November while pr...


Britain, EU strike financial services deal — BREXIT

But Raab's ministry later admitted there was "no set date for the negotiations to conclude". Britain on Wednesday said there was no set date for Brexit talks ...


China factory activity slows in October amid trade war woes

New export orders contracted for the fifth straight month. Analysts surveyed by Reuters had forecast the reading would ease slightly to 50.6. Although eco...


Democrats, Some Republicans Blast Trump Ad As Racially Charged

The 53-second ad opens with a slogan, "Illegal immigrant, Luis Bracamontes , killed our people", and video shows him during a court appearance smiling at the j...


Google Walkout leaders call for transparency on sexual misconduct

The demonstrations started at 11:10am in Tokyo and at other places at the same time zone, the Guardian reported . Google's office in Zurich also staged...


Stocks Technical Analysis: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Both the shorter and longer timeframes are used by the traders for shorter and longer purposes. Perhaps, it is one of the most important indicators, because i...


Angela Merkel says planned exit won t hurt her influence overseas

The award ceremony came just hours after Merkel announced that she would step down as chancellor and head of the CDU party in 2021. Despite the uncertaintie...


Ryanair changes luggage rules from today

Priority customers, however, will be allowed to take two bags onboard for a fee of €6. The watchdog added it had therefore decided "as a conservation measure,...


Intel Owned Mobileye & VW to Launch an Autonomous Taxi Service in Israel

Cruise is now testing its autonomous fleet of self-driving Chevy Bolt EVs in San Francisco for its own robotaxi service. Those tests have included ensuring the...


India jumps 23 places to secure 77th rank

In categories in which Israel scored well in the past, it has declined, falling seven places (from 16th to 23rd) for protecting minority investors, and eight pl...


Hyundai and Kia will offer cars with solar roofs from 2019

The second is for vehicles with internal combustion engines and can be used in panoramic sunroofs, letting light through to driver and passengers while topping ...


‘Candy Converter’ Let’s You Trade Unwanted Candy for Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

That's why some trick-or-treaters in New York City could be flocking to this seemingly innocent-looking vending machine to trade in their unwanted disappointing...


Brent oil prices dips on rising supply, global market woes

At 0719 GMT, December WTI crude oil futures are trading $66.80, up $0.62 or +0.94% and January Brent crude oil futures are at $76.86, up $0.91 or +1.20%. "M...


Fracking company Cuadrilla wants relaxation of quake rules

Cuadrilla has halted fracking at its controversial Lancashire site for 18 hours after recording a red warning level micro-seismic tremor this morning. There wer...


Record low user growth at Facebook

In what could wind up costing Facebook more money, British finance minister Philip Hammond said he planned to introduce a digital services tax aimed at tech gia...


Erdogan opens new Istanbul Airport, planned to be world's largest

It is expected that a daily 2,000 aircraft by more than 250 carriers will go through the airport by the end of 2018 to over 350 destinations, said Anadolu. Th...


BP says ‘high reliability’ behind profits boost as BHP deal nears completion

However, production excluding Rosneft in which BP holds almost 20 percent was flat compared to a year ago at 2.460 million boe/d. Underlying production, whi...


Backing Viral Acharya, union asks govt to stop nibbling at RBI's autonomy

Days after deputy governor Viral Acharya raised concerns over the central bank's autonomy, the Reserve Bank employees association on Monday came out in supp...


Citing National Security Concerns, US Stops Exports to Chinese DRAM Maker

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced yesterday that U.S. companies will no longer be allowed to export goods to a Chinese DRAM maker called Fujian Jinhua I...


GE slashes dividend and reveals bigger investigation by USA regulators

The shares tumbled 10 per cent to US$10.03 at 1:48 p.m.in NY after dropping to as low US$9.96, marking the biggest intraday drop since August 2015 and reaching ...


China Slows Tourists, Students to US

President Donald Trump said he believes "a great deal" on trade can be struck with China, and that he has billions of dollars worth of new tariffs ready if a ...


United Kingdom to Slap New Tax on Technology Giants

Hammond revealed an improvement in the public finances - which measures Britain's income from taxes and outgoings from spending on services - worth about £12bn...


Alabama McDonald's gunman killed by armed dad, who is injured in shootout

A man who was leaving the McDonald's with his two sons then drew his own gun and shot the masked man, who later died at a local hospital, Shelton said. "I'm fee...


Tesla Says Has Not Received Subpoena on Model 3 Production

A Tesla spokesperson said the company cooperated with a "voluntary request" for documents from the Justice Department earlier this year but has had no add...


Lion Air passenger plane flying from Jakarta crashes into the sea

It, however, reportedly took off at 6:20 AM but contact was lost 13 minutes later, at 6:33 AM, according to a report available with the website Tribunsumsel.com...