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My deal, no deal or no Brexit: May after winning ministers' backing

With her party in revolt, her colleagues departing - some determined to usher her out of office - we can't, and don't know yet, if Brexit can happen as planne...


Fears of U.S. menthol ban burn hole in Big Tobacco

Last year, BAT re-entered the United States market after a 12-year absence with the $47bn acquisition of Reynolds, owner of brands including Pall Mall, Newport ...


Global oil market faces surplus in 2019 as demand growth slows

Price is now moving through and beyond the 100 EMA and 55.00 looks a good long term place for a pause given the support that is there. Brent dropped $4.03, or...


Toyota's new Corolla is coming, and it looks aggressive as heck

The new Corolla sedan will be based on the TNGA platform shared with the hatchback and estate models that were unveiled earlier this year. In typical Toyota...


Air India pilot loses licence after failing breath test

After the crew denied her more alcohol , she said that she is a human rights lawyer, an global criminal lawyer. The business class passenger was arrested after...


Victor of $1.5b Mega Millions prize still hasn't claimed the money

They have until April 21. If the victor misses the deadline, "each participating state in the Mega Millions game will get back all the money that state contri...


McDonald’s manager beaten, choked by woman over ketchup

Police released McDonald's surveillance footage of the incident, showing a woman in gray trousers and a light pink shirt attacking the employee, who was wearing...


Amazon reportedly picks NY, northern Virginia for HQ2

The Texan city had offered economic incentives worth up to $US1.1 billion ($US22,000 for each of the 50,000 jobs). Instead, it went with two of the nation's lar...


Swashbuckling Dollar Rides Sterling Slump to 17-Month Highs

The euro had hit a six and a half month low versus sterling of 0.8653 yesterday. It fell to $1.1216 on Monday, the lowest level since June 2017. Riding on t...


Dow Jones falls 600 points as tech stocks slip

Banks and consumer-focused companies and media and communications stocks also took heavy losses. The Nasdaq composite lost 206 points, or 2.8 percent, to 7,200....


US Aviation Body Launches High-Priority Probe Into Boeing's Safety Analyses

The automated stall-prevention system found on Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 models is meant to help pilots avoid raising the plane's nose too high. The automa...


Pink Diamond Sells for More Than $50 Million, Setting World Record

The classic rectangular cut is traditionally used for white stones, but is rare for pink diamonds. An unusually large pink diamond sold for $50 million (about...


Oil Crashes After Trump Says Prices Should Be 'Much Lower'

Brent crude prices were trading at $68.15 per barrel, down 2.08% from their previous close. It meant both were down by 7% on the day by 8pm in the UK. The sam...


Oman oil minister says majority of OPEC and its allies support cut

OPEC's second-biggest producer Iraq has also indicated it may join in such a move. Falih's comments followed a meeting in Abu Dhabi at the weekend, where ma...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Joins Climate Change Protest Outside Pelosi's Office | Trending

Pelosi, who is facing a test of her leadership as she builds support in her bid for House speaker, responded to the protesters by acknowledging "the energy and ...


Flipkart CEO Binny Bansal quits after misconduct probe

The joint statement issued by Walmart and Flipkart did not mention the nature of the misconduct or what was the complaint against the co-founder of Flipkart...


Apple, suppliers tumble as signs mount of weak iPhone demand

The iPhone XR , which starts at $749, was released October 26 - a month later than the pricier versions - as an alternative for the wallet-conscious masses. "W...


This is where Amazon will build its two new headquarters

Amazon's plan to split its second headquarters, dubbed "HQ2" , evenly between two cities will boost its presence around NY and the USA capital as it seeks to g...


Several pilots spot UFOs off Irish coast

Two other pilots reported seeing the same thing. A different pilot flying a Virgin plane also saw the UFO and said there appeared to be multiple objects all t...


Saudi Arabia seeks 1 million bpd cut in oil production

This time, Saudi Arabia is urging allies to focus on the risk of rising oil inventories and forecasts for massive growth in rival supplies next year including U...


Major oil producers to consider output cuts after price slide

Falih said Saudi Arabia , the world's largest oil supplier, will cut its production by 500,000 bpd as of next month to help stabilise the market. West Texas ...


Saudi Arabia to cut December oil exports by 500000 bpd

Earlier this week, Iraq's Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban said the country plans to increase its oil output and export capacity in 2019, with a focus on the ...


These restaurants are giving away free food on Veterans Day

You will need a proof of military service. IHOP: Veterans can grab a free stack of Red, White and Blue pancakes at participating locations from 7 a.m.to 7...


Ford Scoots Further Into Micro-Mobility Lane By Buying Spin 11/08/2018

Spin's electric scooters cost US$1 ($1.41) to unlock via a smartphone app , and are US$0.15 ($0.21) per minute to ride. Spin now has operations in 13 US c...


Fed leaves key rate unchanged but sees further hikes ahead

The policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee kept the federal funds rate at 2.0-2.25 percent at the conclusion of a two-day policy meeting and noted that in...


Low-priced child care

The project is being funded by an investment of $60 million through the Early Learning and Child Care agreement with the federal government. "So this is an awes...


China's 'Singles' Day' on track to beat $25 billion sales record

This Sunday in China it is "Singles Day". Less than 10 minutes later, or 12 minutes and 14 seconds into the sale, GMV surged to 36.2 billion yuan, outpacing i...


WATCH Dubai Police Train to Fly Hoverbikes

Dubai police have already adopted Lamborghini patrol cars and self-driving robots in the past, however, this is the first time they will take to the skies. "Cu...


Profits rise at Sainsbury's despite sluggish sales growth

Sainsbury's (LON:SBRY) recorded a 20% increase in underlying pre-tax profit to £302 million in its first half (H1) results, up from £251 million during the sam...


Mazda teases its new Mazda3

The new Mazda3 is said to have raised performance attributes, while it will also show off the next generation of the Skyactiv Vehicle Architecture - the fan...


Deals being offered this Veterans Day

Monday. Veterans Day specials in Sebastian and Vero Beach, Florida. On Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11th, Applebee's is on a mission to serve one mill...


Tesla names chair to replace Elon Musk

As Tesla's chairman, Denholm, 55, will be responsible for the tall tasks of reining in the celebrity CEO Musk and guiding an electric-car maker that's still in ...


Amid tariff rush, China's exports to United States grow 13%

Imports for October quickened to 21.4 per cent from 14.3 per cent in September, beating analysts' forecasts for a slight cooling to 14 per cent. Still, in Oct...


New Mitsubishi L200 pickup truck revealed

In addition to that, the updated Triton also gets soft touch materials and stitching on the centre arm rest, floor console, and parking brake. Mitsubishi ...


FDA could ban some e-cigarette flavors next week

From one teen to the next, e-cigarettes, or vaping, has skyrocketed in popularity. The FDA will continue to permit that flavor to be sold because menthol is...


Jo Johnson says more ministers could quit over 'chaotic' Brexit

Johnson, the MP for Orpington in Kent, spoke the morning after announcing his resignation from the cabinet with an open letter that delivered a stinging critici...


Flight attendant breastfeeds passenger’s crying baby

Some mothers choose to partake in informal milk sharing , which comes with risks like contamination or the spread of disease or drugs used by the milk dono...


Bitcoin Cash and Ripple: Boosting Market Sentiment | Webinar

A long standing dispute within the Bitcoin Cash community has failed to reach a compromise , setting the fourth most valuable cryptocurrency up for a conte...


Govt not seeking Rs 3.6 lakh crore from RBI: DEA Secy

The disagreements came out in open when RBI deputy governor Viral Acharya , in a hard-hitting speech, said failure to defend the central bank's independence ...


Ryanair plane seized by French authorities in cash row

The aid was later deemed illegal by the European Commission. The aviation authority called it "regrettable that the state was forced" to evacuate the plane on...


US Retailers already kicking off Black Friday with big deals

To lure customers in-store, Walmart will aim to create a more convenient experience by offering a Black Friday version of its store map in the Walmart app dir...


Bombardier to cut 5000 jobs after disappointing earnings

The move is expected to save the company about $250 million a year by 2021. The company also sold its business aircraft flight and technical training business...


There are six silver linings for Trump in his midterm results

Mr Trump tweeted late Tuesday after staying quiet for much of election night. This wasn't mere sloganeering; it was a show of respect for the #ChangeCantWait...


Iran's economy to suffer but likely ride out USA sanctions

After extensive consideration, the secretary has provided for an exception from the imposition of certain sanctions under the Iran Freedom and Counter-Prolifera...


Democrats retake the House, setting up divided government

Numerous winning candidates campaigned on the need for better health care for all Americans. Her office hasn't provided an more precise explanation. Blackbu...


Google CEO announces new action plan following Andy Rubin fiasco

Google bowed to one of the protesters' main demands by dropping mandatory arbitration of all sexual misconduct cases. At the technology giant's London office ...


Supermarkets including Asda and Tesco cue petrol prices

The supermarket's senior fuel buyer, Dave Tyrer, said: 'Our new national price cap of 122.7p per litre will be welcomed by the millions of drivers across the UK...


Walmart releases its Black Friday ad for holiday shoppers

The company prides itself on having the lowest prices, and when it comes to Black Friday laptop sales, it's the early leader, with a pair of notebooks selling f...


CMHC forecasts 'moderation' in Canadian housing market over next two years

Their annual report , which was released on Tuesday, suggested housing starts and sales will decline in 2019 and 2020. "As much as sales are going to come do...


Runaway train set to derail miner's sales

Mining giant BHP, which owns the four-locomotive train, chose to derail before it reached the town of Port Hedland near its Western Australia Pilbara site, and ...