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Japan bond yield spike prompts Bank of Japan intervention

Threats of further U.S. "That fear gets stoked when you have reports such as this". Losses were most pronounced among super long-dated bonds, with the 40-ye...


Facebook Falls After Missing Q2 Sales Estimates (NASDAQ:FB)

The company had warned investors to expect a surge in costs due to efforts needed to address concerns about Facebook's inadequate handling of users' privacy. ...


IPhone XI Colors: Different Colors Will Reflect Different Prices (Blue = Cheap)

The current report states that the new iPhone could in white , black , flash yellow , bright orange , electric blue and taupe . For starters, when it...


American farmers want trade over aid

On Tuesday, Trump declared on Twitter that "tariffs are the greatest!" "Juncker goes to the meeting aiming to compromise on Trump's auto tariff threat, al...


May says she will lead Brexit talks from now on

Speaking to the BBC , Raab refused to deny reports the government is planning to stockpile food or use a section of motorway in England as a lorry park to deal...


Mega Millions winning numbers REVEALED: One jackpot ticket wins $522MILLION in California

One lucky person in California won the Mega Millions lottery but two people who bought tickets in MA are also walking away as millionaires. Here are your winnin...


Facebook quietly sets up Chinese subsidiary

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has been making overtures to China and its ruling officials for some time now, infamously going jogging in heavy smog in Be...


Ex-Fiat Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne dies, aged 66

He died on Wednesday. Marchionne resurrected one of Italy's biggest corporate names and revitalized Chrysler , succeeding where the USA company's two previ...


TEHRAN TALKS TOUGH: Iran Threatens US with 'UNIMAGINABLE' Attack

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif responded to Trump with a Twitter post of his own, saying: "We've been around for millennia & seen fall of emp...


Waiter made up story about 'racist' tipper: restaurant

But after the restaurant carried out an internal investigation, Cavil was found to have forged the note himself. This, after the young man said his Faceb...


Fiat Chrysler's Sergio Marchionne dies aged 66

Mr Elkann praised Mr Marchionne's "values of humanity, responsibility and open-mindedness". Marchionne was credited with returning Ferrari to one of the leadi...


Sergio Marchionne Dead At 66

In a brief statement, Fiat chairman, John Elkann, said: " Sergio Marchionne , man and friend, is gone". He added: "My family and I will always be grateful for...


European Union fines ASUS, Philips and others for online price fixing

Vestager's decision to penalise a European company and others comes a week after she handed down a record 4.34 billion euro fine to Google. The EU says Asus;...


Trump security adviser echoes warning to Iran

Despite the heightened rhetoric, both sides have reasons to want to avoid starting a conflict that could easily escalate . On Sunday, Iran's President Hass...


Ryanair cancels one percent of flights on Friday as strike crisis deepens

Holidaymakers face further disruption on Friday after Ryanair was forced to cancel 24 flights because of a strike by directly employed pilots. There will al...


Ryanair cancels Ireland-UK flights as pilots strike

Are flights delayed or cancelled? Around 100 Irish-based pilots are on a 24 hour strike today - the second of three, in a row over seniority arrangements. A...


Sen. Sasse: U.S. needs more trade, not 'bellicose threatening'

President Trump on July 24 tweeted that " Tariffs are the greatest! " before launching into a rant about fairness in world trade. Agricultural Committee Chair...


Harley-Davidson drops profit margin forecast over Trump tariffs

Bloomberg reports that the company's operating margin will drop between 9 percent and 10 percent, after initially projecting a margin of as much as 10.5 percen...


US announces billions to help farmers hurt by Trump tariffs

Jerry Moran, R-Kan. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said "instead of offering welfare to farmers" to solve a problem the administration created, it "should revers...


Trump Administration to Announce Plan to Shield Farmers From Trade War

The president, meanwhile, pushed his $12 billion plan at a speech in Kansas City before the Veterans of Foreign Wars, just hours after he assured Americans that...


North Korea begins dismantling nuclear and ballistic missile facilities

North Korea appears to have begun dismantling part of a key rocket launch site in the country's north-west. The site describes this as a "significant confiden...


Trump Admininstration Announces Emergency Farmer Aid Plan to Mitigate Tariff Effects

The Trump administration on Tuesday announced a plan to provide $12 billion in emergency assistance to farmers in Texas and beyond who are suffering from the ef...


Mega Millions jackpot at $512M for Tuesday's drawing

The ticket matched five numbers, but did not match the yellow Mega Ball. It may seem like everybody's buying lottery tickets, especially when the jackpots get...


Trump threatens more tariffs on US trading partners

The Agriculture Department was expected to announce the proposal that would include direct assistance and other temporary relief for farmers, according to two p...


Israel rebukes Turkey's Erdogan over 'Hitler' comparison

Applauding the vote, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described the law as "a defining moment in the history of Zionism and the history of the State of Israel"...


'Never, ever threaten the United States again' Trump tells Iran via Twitter

May 8, 2018. Mr Rouhani suggested peace was still possible and said: "America must understand well that peace with Iran is the mother of all of peace, and w...


Alphabet profits jump despite record European Union fine

Android has around 80 percent of the world's market share of smartphones, thanks to Google's model of letting companies use it free but packaging its own servi...


Pepperidge Farm recall fours varieties of Goldfish Crackers

Four flavors of Goldfish Crackers are being recalled for potential risk of salmonella . Included in the recall are Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers ...


China says it won't devalue currency to bolster exports China 16:09

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's comments were the first since the early days of the Trump administration in 2017 that raised the prospect of designatin...


Dollar pares back after Trump comments; world stocks dip

In Washington, automakers and suppliers at a public hearing on Thursday pleaded with Trump's administration to reject tariffs on vehicle imports, which they s...


New York Daily News Twitter Account Does Some Trolling After Layoffs

In April, the company laid off several dozen staffers at the Los Angeles Times , a month after a round of cuts at its flagship property, The Chicago Tribune ....


Tesla pushes suppliers to return payments

Tesla in late June finally hit an important production target for the Model 3, its most accessibly priced electric auto. The request, which was sent in the form...


Alphabet hits a record high after earnings top expectations (GOOGL)

According to Bloomberg , which talked to the EU's Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, Google's settlement proposals came in the weeks after the June 2...


Over 50 products cheaper as GST Council slashes rates

Even the Delhi high court had recently questioned the GST on sanitary napkins , asking, "If bindis, sindoor and kajal are kept out of the ambit of the GST,...


Papa John's tries to prevent founder from gaining control

Papa John's took an extraordinary step to keep its founder at a distance. Schnatter regrets resigning as chairman and believes directors mishandled the situatio...


Old anti-Obama tweets go viral after Trump threatens Iran

The tweet, in all uppercase letters, was aimed directly at the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , warning of " CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT H...


Tesla shares sink on reports carmaker is running short on cash

The appeal was reportedly made as part of a wider effort to make Tesla profitable. Tesla has been burning cash at a rate of about $1 billion a quarter and fin...


Dollar dips, stocks slip on Trump remarks

That could help China's huge export industry cope with new U.S. tariffs, as it makes Chinese products cheaper for buyers who pay in dollars. Trump has always ...


OIL PRICE CRISIS: Oil prices RISE despite US-China trade war fears

ANZ analysts said in a note: "Investors did find some solace in comments from Saudi Arabia that it would not oversupply the market indiscriminately". Brent an...


Mega Millions winning numbers announced for $422 million jackpot

While no one won the big prize, the lottery announced two tickets - in IL and Pennsylvania - won $1 million each. Nobody hit the jackpot in Friday night's Meg...


Certain Ritz products recalled over salmonella concerns

Several Ritz Cracker products are being recalled nationwide due to possible Salmonella contamination . See a full list of the recalled products below. The co...


Trump ready to hit all Chinese imports with tariffs

The trade dispute has complicated efforts by the People's Bank of China to make the exchange rate system more flexible, market-oriented and efficient. Fears are...


Emergency landing at Gatwick forces runway closure

No one was injured and passengers were able to disembark a short time later, while other planes were diverted to the airport's standby runway. London's Heathr...


Ritz products recalled over Salmonella concerns

The packages come in sizes of 1.26 kilograms, 180 grams and 42 grams. Loblaw Companies Limited issued the No Name brand recall following findings by the Canad...


Germany forces more than 1,000 Tesla owners to forgo electric auto bonus

Around 800 owners will be responsible for the sum after the agency declared the Model S is too expensive and does not meet the "environmental bonus" guidelines,...


Tesla Model 3 cancellation risk causes analyst to put brakes on outlook

In a note to investors on Thursday, analyst Rajvindra Gill said that Tesla's Model 3 "refunds are outpacing deposits as cancellations accelerate", according t...


Ryanair to cancel up to 600 flights next week in biggest strike

The Irish airline estimates that as many as 200 daily flights could be cancelled to and from Spain. The passengers who bought tickets for the canceled flights...


Tear up your Brexit plans and start again, David Davis tells May

Speaking at Waterfront Hall in Belfast, Mrs May said the EU's so-called "backstop" plan for the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic was not somethi...


President Trump Eyes an Additional $500B Worth of Tariffs on Chinese Goods

US President Donald Trump said in an interview released today he is willing to hit all Chinese goods imported to the United States with tariffs if necessa...


Cadbury to launch Dairy Milk bar with 30% less sugar

Cadbury, the second-largest confectionery firm in the world, has said the move is the " most significant innovation in the brand's history". Mondelez won't s...