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Norwich's creative sector staying strong after Channel 4 bid snubbed

The indepth bid pitched Wrexham & Chester together as a location for around 100 jobs being decanted from Channel 4's central London base, in either a new head...


Pedro Sanchéz appointed Spanish PM after Mariano Rajoy is ousted in vote

But PP lawmaker Rafael Hernando told him he would be entering the prime minister's office "through the back door" after failing to win 2015 and 2016 general ele...


Wall Street Slips At Open As Italy's Political Turmoil Weighs

That would force Italy to new elections in the fall, with Cottarelli heading an interim, caretaker government, raising fears that any upcoming election could ...


White House revives steel and aluminium tariffs against EU

On NAFTA, Ross said there was "no longer a very precise date when they may be concluded and therefore ( Canada and Mexico ) were added into the list of those ...


OECD raises United Kingdom growth forecast

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Wednesday that "the threat of trade restrictions has begun to adversely affect confidence" and ta...


Starbucks closure, training earns mixed reviews in Tampa Bay

Most of Arizona's standalone locations were scheduled to close for the day starting at 2, 2:15 or 2:30 p.m. The Starbucks CEO's comments come just hours af...


Privacy Advocates Target Facebook, Google, Apple, Amazon, LinkedIn Over GDPR

Nelson, vice president, advisory services and associate general counsel, privacy and security at DiscoverReady. A Facebook user represented by NOYB claim...


Waymo Expands Chrysler Self-Driving Fleet 100-Fold to 62,000

FCA says it will supply Waymo's autonomous fleet with 62,000 Chrysler Pacifica minivans, a big leap from the 600 vehicles Waymo is now operating. The expan...


USA threatens China with tariffs over alleged theft of trade secrets

The announcement comes as a surprise since Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said earlier this month that the imposition of tariffs would be suspended as Am...


Tata, EU steel firms brace for tariff war

Trade expert Sam Lowe from the Centre for European Reform told The Times the United Kingdom is playing two games with the EU. "The fact that we took a tariff ...


Italian Political Turbulence Monitored by Trump Administration

The defiant message was accompanied by a photograph showing Mattarella, Cottarelli, former prime minister Matteo Renzi, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel and ...


Two-day bank strike from today, salary credit may take a hit

Bank employees said the proposed hike was too meager considering the rise in their workloads and cost of living. "It is only because of provisions towards N...


Castle Craig Hospital Extends Helping Hand to Bitcoin Trading Addicts

Experts suggest that the obsessive reviewing of price fluctuations, especially for the cryptocurrency market, can have a detrimental effect on an investor's m...


It's on - 25-per-cent steel tariff to take effect at midnight

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced Thursday. The White House announced that it would end a two-month exemption for the EU, Canada and Mexico from t...


Singapore Airlines announces launch date for NY flights

The flight seems to be geared for business travelers, considering that the aircraft will only have two classes of higher-end seats - 67 business class seats and...


Amazon US Website Blocked In Australia

This rule now exists, but only on purchases over $1000. Shoppers visiting the United States store Amazon.com and the online behemoth's other overseas sites wi...


Hacker Accused Of Aiding Russian Spies In Massive Breach Gets Prison

The U.S. Department of Justice said Baratov used spearphishing schemes that would trick victims into entering their account credentials into webpages he built...


Burger King debuts Whopper Donut on National Donut Day

Dunkin' Donuts: Get a FREE classic Donut with the purchase of any beverage on Friday June 1st, 2018. In celebration of National Doughnut Day, several chains ...


Italian president calls in ex-IMF official as investors take fright

Italy's premier-designate has said "new possibilities" have emerged over the forming of a government based on the outcome of the March 4 election . "If there...


Tesla flies in new battery production line for Gigafactory

The report was first published by electric vehicle magazine Electrek. " I just made that up, because the Ides of March sounded good ", Musk initially tweeted...


World's longest flight to be launched by Singapore Airlines

The new nonstop service is expected to commence on October 11 and will operate daily between Singapore's Changi International Airport and Newark Liberty Inter...


De Beers to sell diamonds 'grown' in Berkshire laboratory

A subsidiary of De Beers Group , Lightbox will be the only jewellery brand to source lab-grown diamonds from the company's Element Six business, a world le...


Consumer Reports reverses rating, recommends 'buy' for Tesla Model 3

Later, the auto was re-instated by Consumer Reports as a top-rated ultra-luxury sedan after consumers said its reliability had improved , and it updated it...


China responds to Trump White House tariff, trade war reversal

Trump has threatened to impose tariffs on up to $150 billion of Chinese goods to combat what he has labeled unfair trade practices on the part of Beijing . Th...


Canada's Government Buys Controversial Oil Pipeline, To Ensure It Gets Expanded

Morneau said the government's purchase of the project "will ensure that we're able to safely get Canadian oil resources to world markets where we can get a fair...


Canadian Banks Refuse to Pay Ransom After Potential Data Breach

On Sunday and Monday, customers of both BMO and Simplii Financial were alerted by an uneasy notification. On Sunday, the bank received a claim from the al...


Oil Prices Steady After A Downward Trend Over Supply Concerns

With OPEC and allies achieving a key goal of eliminating the global surplus despite record production in the USA, traders now are weighing whether Saudi Arabia...


Petrol Price Cut By 60 Paise, Diesel By 56 Paise Per Litre

Petrol prices were slashed by 59 paise in Mumbai and 60 paise in Delhi today. Rates had yesterday touched an all time high of ₹ 78.43 per litre, according t...


Tesla Model S in Autopilot collides with police SUV

Also on Tuesday, Greek police said the driver of a Tesla Model 3 blamed a malfunction in the car's autopilot feature for a crash in a highway in northern G...


USA surprises markets with revival of China tariffs

The Chinese government is urging President Donald Trump to return to the negotiating table after the White House announced that the USA would move forward ...


JAB set to buy Pret a Manger for $2 billion: FT

It was announced this morning that JAB has acquired Pret from its private equity owner Bridgepoint and other minority shareholders for a reported £1.5bn. Pret, ...


Canada purchases Trans Mountain pipeline project for $4.5B

Asked about what the decision does to Canada's reputation as a leader on climate change, Horgan said that was a question for the federal government. "We plan ...


Starbucks to close Tuesday afternoon for racial bias training

The training is meant to help Starbucks navigate the challenges of being the "third place" that its leaders have often spoken about - the place where people spe...


Federal Bureau of Investigation alerts consumers to restart router over hacking concerns

Rebooting the routers should temporarily disrupt the malware and help identify infected devices. Follow these steps to reboot your router: 1. According to i...


Drivers pay €100 a year more for fuel, new hikes coming

Amid the rise in fuel prices , crude oil futures fell 2.73 per cent to Rs 4,485 per barrel on Monday, in line with the weak trend overseas as the market ey...


More travelers hitting the roads this Memorial Day

Only 58 percent of respondents said they would plan summer travel if gas prices are high, which is a 24 percent decrease from the 2017 survey. That's nearly 2...


Cheap petrol: Not a chance! Supermarkets raise fuel prices every day

Similarly, the diesel rates have also touched a high of Rs 68.53 and Rs 72.96 per litre in Delhi and Mumbai, respectively. During that time more than 8ppl has...


Service dog gives birth to puppies at Florida airport

Eleanor Rigby, a golden retriever service dog, was about to board a plane to. A service dog has unexpectedly given birth to eight puppies in the middle of a F...


Self-driving Uber test vehicle spotted pedestrian 6 seconds before fatal crash

The NTSB said the Uber vehicle required the operator to intervene and take action, but the system was not created to alert the operator. In response t...


Fiat Chrysler recalls almost 5 million cars over cruise control problem

Bill Bertrand, general manager at Morrie's Chippewa Valley Mazda, says it's important to pay attention to any warnings or correspondence regarding a vehicle rec...


Trump says 'productive' talks held on reinstating N Korea summit

He even said it was possible the meeting could take place on the originally planned June 12 date. Trump on Friday night said the historic June summit with K...


Deutsche Bank slashes 7,000 jobs, with City likely to take hit

Deutsche Bank's shares have fallen almost 31 percent this year. A Deutsche Bank spokesperson confirmed the error, but declined to comment further. The late...


Turkey's Central Bank Lifts Key Rate in Unscheduled Meeting Amid Lira's Fall

The lira reversed losses after earlier plunging as much as 5.5 percent to a record low. In a televised address after Wednesday's move, Erdogan didn't spec...


Bringing petrol, diesel under GST will lower prices: Devendra Fadnavis

Chidambaram had in a series of tweets said that the fall in worldwide oil prices between 2014 and early 2016 helped the government save Rs 15 per litre but the ...


Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation to boost oil output 'by 1 million barrels

Brent crude futures were trading $1.08, or 1.4 percent, lower at $78.45 a barrel as of 10:54 a.m. EDT, while USA crude lost 85 cents to $71.35 a barrel. Vari...


CA gas prices are highest in nation ahead of Memorial Day

If you are driving somewhere, experts say the sooner you leave, the better. That's up 25 percent from the year-ago average of $2.37. The average price of gas ...


Another accident of Tesla's autopilot vehicle Model S sedan in Utah

District Court in San Jose. The agreement was announced in San Jose federal court and still has to be permitted by U.S. District Judge Beth Labson Freeman. Po...


Max Schrems files first cases under GDPR against Facebook and Google

Part of the GDPR statutes state that users should be able to opt-in or opt-out of specific policies when it comes to privacy and data collection, not either a...


U.S. Naval Academy graduation; Trump delivers remarks

He said: "They very much want to do it, we'd like to do it". "We'll see what happens", Mr. Trump said. "We are not going to apologize for America, we are go...


Comcast ready to top Disney's Fox offer

According to United States of America today, while Comcast has not confirmed a number for the bid , earlier reports estimated that it to be about US$60 billi...