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Speaker Ryan Announces When George Bush Will Lie in State

President Donald Trump designated Wednesday as a national day of mourning, the White House said. "It will then be reset and it will be sent to Houston to pick u...


Canada arrests Huawei CFO, China demands her release

Beijing has called for Meng's release , and the Chinese embassy in canada said that her arrest " seriously harmed the human rights of the victim ". The probe...


Huawei CFO arrested in Vancouver as USA seeks extradition: Justice Department

While the USA routinely asks allies to extradite drug lords, arms dealers and other criminals, arresting a major Chinese executive like this is rare - if not un...


Trump asks OPEC not to cut production

But they didn't discuss how big any cuts should be, he said. Oil prices fell 1 percent on Wednesday, weighed down by swelling USA inventories and a plunge in ...


Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou arrested in Canada as United States seeks her extradition

Mcleod refused to elaborate on the charges that Meng might face in the United States citing a publication ban, requested by Meng herself. "The company has been ...


5 things to watch for at RBI monetary policy meeting today

Currently, SLR stands at 19.5 percent. At present, the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) balance of banks at the end of the day is being disclosed with a lag of 2-3 days...


Trump and Xi agreement buys time in trade war

China has agreed to " reduce and remove " the 40-percent tariff it slaps on new cars imported from the United States, president Donald Trump wrote in a Twitt...


12 million pounds of US beef now being recalled over salmonella fears

These items were shipped to retail locations and institutions nationwide , according to the FSIS report. Since the October 4 recall was announced, epidemiolo...


Trade Talks With China To End On March 1 Unless Extended

Kudlow explained that the 90-day countdown clock doesn't actually start until January 1, when President Trump's threatened increase in tariffs was set to take e...


Sask. won't follow Alberta with cut to oil production

The curbs will begin January 2019. In an announcement Sunday evening, Notley said the daily cuts will remain in place until the 35 million barrels of processe...


Qualcomm-NXP deal: Xi says China open to approving

The email declared that though the company is grateful for the reconsideration and the comments, the deadline for the transaction has expired and hence the cont...


DUI suspect caught sleeping in Tesla traveling 70 miles per hour, officers say

The Model 3 autopilot system responded by also slowing down and eventually came to a stop. Currently, Autopilot can control speed, steering, changing lanes, a...


Quora breach leaks data on over 100 million users

While passwords were stolen, Quora said these were protected through encryption and a unique salt for each user, it's a good idea to change your password. The d...


Trump Claims He Will Withdraw US From NAFTA

Seeking to gain leverage with skeptical lawmakers to approve the revised trade pact, Trump said Congress "will have a choice" as it considers the agreement he s...


YouTube top earners: The 7-year-old making $31.7m

Since launching his main channel in 2015, Ryan has amassed more than 17 million followers and close to 26bn views. "I'm entertaining and I'm amusing", Ryan re...


Amazon 'testing cashierless technology for bigger stores'

Now the Wall Street Journal reports it's planning to go bigger and is currently testing the cashierless technology in a larger space laid out like a big gro...


Ted Baker shares slump after 'forced hugs' claims

He failed his maths O-level but is now worth £522m according to the Sunday Times Rich List . The petition, which is understood to be backed by nearly 200 cur...


Schedule of funeral plans for George H.W. Bush

Bush. Bush's body will be transported by a motorcade Monday morning from a Houston funeral home to Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, a Texas Air National Gu...


G20 summit endorses multilateral trade system, WTO reforms

During the annual G20 summit in Buenos Aires , Argentina , this weekend, US President Donald Trump could not see his way to agreeing with the other 19 ass...


Alberta government imposes oil production cuts for province

Shares in Canadian crude producers soared in early trading Monday after the Alberta government announced it would impose a production cut of 325,000 barrels per...


Asia markets rise after USA and China agree to trade truce

The meeting lasted for two and a half hours, much longer than planned, said Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi at a briefing on the closely-wa...


Qatar announces pullout from OPEC in 2019

Minister of State for Energy Affairs, HE Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi announced Qatar's withdrawal from OPEC at a press conference in Doha and said the organizatio...


Ex-Autonomy CEO Lynch charged with fraud tied to HP deal

The charge, which carries a maximum term of 20 years , relates to its 2011 sale to computer giant Hewlett-Packard. The company claimed repeatedly between 200...


Oil prices fall amid further fears of oversupply

Global benchmark January Brent crude LCOF9, -1.39% which expired at the end of the session, lost 80 cents, or 1.3%, to $58.71 a barrel. The contract was littl...


Payless tricks social media influencers into paying $600 for $20 shoes

Recently the company that's always been associated with affordable and discounted shoes, designed a shrewd advertising campaign that ultimately exposed a variet...


DJ Khaled & Floyd Mayweather Fined Actual Money Over Dodgy Cryptocurrency Promo

It turns out Centra Tech had paid Khaled $50,000 and Mayweather $200,000. The coin's founders were arrested in April on charges of securities and wire ...


Deutsche Bank Raided After Panama Papers Revelations

Deutsche Bank said it would "cooperate closely" with the prosecutors but added that it had "already provided the authorities with all the relevant information ...


White House: US, China declare 90-day halt to new tariffs

Ahead of what was seen as the most important meeting of US and Chinese leaders in years, both sides said differences remained, and the outcome of the talks were...


US Fed says another rate hike "likely to be warranted fairly soon"

Powell said he and other policy makers continue to see a "solid" outlook for the US economy, while noting that interest rates are "just below" the so-called ne...


New Nissan Leaf Nismo RC REVEALED - Rapid electric race auto unleashed

Nissan plans to build six all-new LEAF NISMO RC vehicles to deploy around the world, so that fans can experience the power and excitement firsthand. The LEAF...


JAL pilot jailed in Britain for 10 months for exceeding alcohol limit

A Japan Airlines pilot who was found to be almost ten times the legal alcohol limit for a commercial pilot was sentenced in London to a ten month prison term. I...


Data of 500,000,000 people exposed in huge hack of Marriott hotels

Marriott is still determining exactly what information was accessed. New York State law requires Marriott to inform the AG of the breach , but departmen...


Wall Street rallies as Fed sees interest rate 'just below' neutral

Should any of a number of outside shocks occur, such as an escalating trade war between the USA and major trading partners, a messy breakup between Britain and ...


Payless genius marketing scheme tricks luxury shoe shoppers

Their shoes normally fetch between $20 to $40. The marketing campaign by Payless involved creating a fake luxury store and invited guest who paid big buck for...


Adani to start construction on Carmichael using own funds

It had projected production of 60 million tons of coal a year, but says now that it will peak at 27.5 million tons. Adani Mining has announced that its pa...


Trump pushes for more auto tariffs

The survey released yesterday by IHS Markit , a London-based economics research firm, reveals that more than 4 in 10 companies plan to raise prices to offset th...


Canada signs USMCA on sidelines of high-stakes G20 summit

He called the deal by its old name NAFTA , prodded Trump over USA steel and aluminium tariffs, and said General Motors Co's decision to cut production and sl...


India’s Q2 GDP growth falls to 7.1%, still fastest in the world

While Gross Domestic Product ( GDP ) growth for the September quarter improved in comparison to 6.3 per cent growth during the same period past year, the latest...


U.S. senate votes to end support for Saudi war over Khashoggi murder

Wednesday's vote did not pass the resolution; rather, it discharged the resolution from committee, bypassing an important procedural hurdle and guaranteeing tha...


Fed says another rate hike is expected 'fairly soon'

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell , faced with escalating attacks by President Donald Trump, defended the central bank's move to gradually raise interest...


Fed Chair’s comments on slower hikes to boost EMs

In recent weeks, President Donald Trump has repeatedly attacked the Fed - and Powell personally - for their rate increases, which the president has blamed for a...


Canada, US, and Mexico officially sign new trade agreement this morning

The three countries continued to talk out the agreement all the way up to the signing ceremony. Once in office, Trump tried to play hardball with his negotiat...


Richmond rental vacancy rate loosens slightly, but rents soar

Newly released data from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation is once again painting a bleak picture for renters in Metro Vancouver. Outside of Burnaby, Ne...


Trump barrels into G-20 summit after nixing Putin meeting

Addressing Mr Trump, Mr Trudeau said: "And Donald, its all the more reason we need keep working to remove tariffs on steel and aluminium between our countries"....


G20 opens under assault from Trump on collective action

Last week, France imposed sanctions, including travel bans, on 18 Saudi citizens linked to the Khashoggi murder, and said more could follow depending on results...


Oil tumbles below $50 first time in year on Russia output stance

Data released from the International Energy Agency revealed that the U.S., Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation are pumping crude at record levels, causing sup...


Auto tariffs being considered after GM layoff plans

The publication said Trump could make the move as soon as next week, now that the Commerce Department has presented him with a report that he asked for on t...


Markets rebound as Fed cools on early rate rises

But that meeting may stand out more for the fresh economic projections that policymakers will issue, providing a clearer view of how their perceptions of the ec...


Tariff talk expected at G20 summit: ASX is set to open flat

Trump tweeted . It put a 10% tax on goods ranging from luggage to bikes and baseball gloves. "If push comes to shove, 25% on a $1,000 phone is not a joking ma...


Former employee says Facebook failing black people

To remedy these issues, Luckie recommends a few things, like diversity audits, an anonymous system for reporting microaggressions , and a more concerted effort...