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Venezuela crisis: Donald Trump issues TRAVEL WARNING - 'Do NOT travel to Venezuela!'

Inside Venezuela , Maduro holds the reins of power with the armed forces still loyal despite an opposition push to lure their support by proposing amnesty for ...


U.S. unveils sweeping fraud, tech theft charges against China's Huawei

She was arrested on December 1 in Canada . Meng , the 46-year-old daughter of Huawei's founder, was detained at the request of the United States Dec. ...


Stocks slide on China worries, rising supply hits oil

General Electric Co., for example, has traditionally excluded these costs from its adjusted earnings per share, despite the fact that the company has seemingly ...


Tyson recalls more than 36K pounds of chicken nuggets nationwide

At this time, however, there have been no reported illnesses or adverse reactions in connection to the labeling error. There haven't been any reports of the p...


PG&E Officially Files for Bankruptcy Protection

PG&E says it believes the bankruptcy process will facilitate the orderly, fair and expeditious resolution of the companies' liabilities that have arisen and w...


Venezuela prosecutor moves on popular opposition leader

Mr Bolton has warned that any violence against Mr Guaido "would be met by a significant response" as the United States gave him control of Venezuelan assets and...


Trump’s Tariffs Help Wipe Out Harley-Davidson Profits

The stock of the Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based company has fallen about 30 percent since the beginning of 2018. "Operating margin as a percent of revenue decreas...


USPS Forever stamps to jump to 55 cents

Mailing a letter and some packages will now cost you a little bit more . Outbound worldwide letters and domestic postcards remain the same price, while addit...


Nissan investigated by SEC after Carlos Ghosn charges in Japan

Nissan shares were down 1.0 percent at 919 yen in mid-afternoon trade, compared with a 0.4 percent decline in the Nikkei average. PARIS-France's finance minis...


Give postal workers a break, put a hold on mail

A list of affected zip codes sent out late Tuesday night did not include any Kansas or Missouri locations. Wednesday's high temperature is forecast to be in t...


Dead, 300 Missing In Brazil Dam Disaster

The Brazilian bourse was closed that day for a public holiday. Search efforts have been hampered by the hard access to the area, the BBC's Julia Carneiro in...


UK Conservative pro-Brexit group says will back Brady amendment

Downing Street said the PM remains committed to quitting the European Union on March 29 and will take her plan back to the Commons for a second "meaningful vote...


Porsche Taycan owners will get three years of free charging

A charge of just four minutes will gives you an extra 60 minutes, so this makes that Taycan far more practical for long distance driving. The automaker has note...


Maduro regime asks for talks with President Trump amid mounting pressure

The United States said it has handed control of Venezuela's bank accounts in the U.S. to Juan Guaido , the opposition leader whom Washington has recognised as ...


Strategies Expected from China through Trade Tariff Discussions

The Chinese delegation will be led by Vice Premier Liu He. Mounting concerns for both countries, including China's slowing economy and Trump's need for a ...


Meng, other Huawei executives face 13 charges in US

Last month, Meng was detained in Canada at the behest of the US Justice Department over claims of doing business with Iran, in violation of US sanctions. The co...


US charges Chinese telecom giant Huawei with fraud, stealing trade secrets

A 13-count indictment filed in New York City against Huawei, two of its affiliated firms, and its chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou , accuses Huawei and an...


Wholesaler recalls fruit sold to Hannaford, Market Basket stores

The peaches and nectarines were sold to Market Basket stores in MA, and the peaches were sold to Hannaford stores in Maine . The company found listeria mono...


Australia Joins U.S. in Recognizing Venezuela's New Leadership

Russia has denounced the United States for attempting to "orchestrate a coup d'etat", and denied reports that 400 members of a private Russian military g...


WashPost Poll: Americans Lack Confidence in Trump, Govt

President Trump's approval rating has held at 43 percent approval, with 54 percent of those polled disapproving of Trump's performance in office. Just 17 pe...


Saudi government to spend billion on industrial development plan

He added that the program aimed to boost industry, mining, energy and logistics. The broader plan is driven by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman - wh...


Fisherman reels in World War II-era hand grenade in Ocala

Investigators say a caller called 911 saying that he found a hand grenade while magnet fishing in Ocklawaha, put it in his trunk and drove to the Taco Bell . U...


Tesco confirms 9,000 jobs at risk as supermarket breaks silence

The supermarket chain is considering closing, or scaling back operations at in-store bakeries, meat, fish and delicatessen counters, according to the Mail on S...


Howard Schultz, former Starbucks CEO, teases 2020 independent bid for president

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren, one of the prominent Democrats mounting a campaign, has criticized wealthy presidential hopefuls who might use their per...


Former Starbucks CEO Teases Independent WH Bid

Last week, CNN reported that two people familiar with Schultz's thinking said the businessman is exploring a 2020 presidential run as an independent. "Not only ...


Israel recognizes opposition leader's new government in Venezuela

Regional powers such as the US, Canada, Brazil, Colombia, Chile and Argentina announced last week that they officially would recognise Juan Guaido as legitimate...


Mick Mulvaney says Donald Trump will secure border 'with or without Congress'

Just two days after the end of the longest government shutdown in United States history, White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney made it clear that the pre...


Japan's Asahi looks beyond Brexit Britain with Fuller's beer buy

Neil Wilson, chief markets analyst at Markets.com, said: "Punters won't notice much difference at the bar". He said the deal was well timed because of the f...


Euro headed for second weekly loss after ECB's warning

Europe's shares markets erased earlier gains and the euro rose off session lows after ECB President Mario Draghi said economic momentum was weakening but down...


Budweiser "Wind Never Felt Better" Super Bowl Commercial

Budweiser's ad this year pays tribute to its roots, bringing back the beloved and iconic Budweiser Clydesdales, who are driving a carriage that has a Dalmatian ...


A look at Ken Griffin's record-breaking homes around the world

The Griffin purchase also shatters the record for the most expensive apartment sold in New York City , which was last set by computer company founder Michael D...


Crude Oil Weekly Price Forecast

In recent days, while the embattled socialist Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, has gone on to sever diplomatic ties with Washington DC, the US Secretary ...


$298M Powerball jackpot a surprise win for Brooklyn, NY, truck driver

A Brooklyn truck driver is $298 million richer, after winning the December 26 Powerball . Johnson says that he purchased the ticket the day after Christmas w...


Under Analyst's Radar: Intel Corp (NASDAQ:INTC) and Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)

Intel's fourth-quarter Internet of Things Group (IOTG) revenue declined 7% year over year. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its holdings in shares of Intel ...


Whole Foods recalls food items containing baby spinach over salmonella fears

The foods that the greens were used in by Whole Foods include prepared foods like certain salads, paninis, wraps, pizzas and sandwiches. (See a full list here.)...


Lavrov denounces 'destructive' USA policy on Venezuela

The State Department did not confirm the Venezuelan government's account, reiterating only that its priority remains the safety of its personnel and that it has...


Death toll from Brazil dam collapse climbs to 34

It is not clear what caused the failure of the dam, owned by Brazil's largest mining company, Vale. Many other residents have been evacuated as a safety mea...


Your first look at the near-production Honda Urban EV Concept

The Japanese firm will travel to the Geneva auto show opening its doors in March of 2019 to unveil a close-to-production prototype of the vehicle. Honda's U...


California clears PG&E for 2017 Tubbs Fire, shares soar

The state's firefighting agency concluded that the fire started next to a residence. In the report released Thursday by the state, one witness reported seeing...


BA-owner IAG says it won't make a bid for Norwegian

Later, the share of IAG was reduced to 3.93% due to the additional issue of shares. IAG's stake had been diluted after Norwegian raised equity in previous year....


Rushden-based plastic packaging firm agrees to £3.3bn offer

The deadlines on the deal for Apollo and Bain were repeatedly extended and Bain Capital ended talks in December. RPC said it intends to recommend shareholders...


Venezuelan crisis buoys prospects for Canadian heavy crude oil producers

American benchmark West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) was trading at $53.05 a barrel at the same time on Friday for a 0.2 percent loss, ending the previous day at ...


Zuckerberg Once Served Goat He killed Himself, Recalls Twitter CEO

He killed it before. Rather Zuckerberg killed it with a "laser gun" or "I don't know, a stun gun". "He kills it with a laser gun and then the knife", he...


Cboe Exchange Withdraws Proposal for VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF

Had this application been approved within the required timelines, a fund from SolidX Partners Inc. and VanEck Associates Corp. would have been able to list on C...


Australia's jobs report beats, unemployment falls to 5%

In New South Wales, Australia's most populous state, unemployment held steady at 4.3%. The increase in employment in December was buoyed primarily by part-tim...


Facebook allowed children to spend their parents' money without permission

According to Bohannan, her son was refilling coins during the game, but Facebook did not display that it cost $19.95 every time. The lawsuit that led to the r...


Community supports unpaid TSA, FAA workers at South Bend Int'l Airport

The money is set to arrive in a matter of days . The updated figure means one in nearly eight TSA workers are not reporting for work. Even though the work...


Green Growth confirms plans to acquire Aphria Inc

In the takeover bid made public on Tuesday , Green Growth said it would give investors in Aphria 1.5714 shares of the Columbus, Ohio-based company for ea...


Adelaide swelters through hottest day on record

More than 13 towns across South Australia have broken their own heat records in the past two weeks including 300km north-west in Port Augusta which recorded a...


Soros calls China's Xi 'most dangerous' foe of free societies

Billionaire investor George Soros slammed Chinese President Xi Jinping as "the most unsafe enemy" to those who believe in open society and warned against ...