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Feb 14 2019

Politicians and Jody Wilson-Raybould's father take to Twitter following her resignation

In her resignation letter on Tuesday, she didn't specify the nature of her disagreement with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. "This is an issue that has been much talked ...

Feb 12 2019

Amazon Invests in Self-Driving Car Startup Aurora Innovation

Shell Ventures , Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Geodesic also joined. This second round of funding for Aurora values the company at more than US$2.5 billion. "This fund...

Feb 10 2019

Amazon's HQ2 NYC: Amazon reconsiders headquarters after local opposition, report says

And that has Governor Andrew Cuomo seeing red and going to war with his own party . Amazon was down 2.5 percent to $1,574.34 at 12:24 p.m.in NY. The initiative has...

Feb 06 2019

"Armed With Fresh" Brexit Mandate, Ideas: Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to travel to Brussels on Thursday to discuss the stalled Brexit deal with EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. But...

Feb 06 2019

Argentinians protest USA intervention in Venezuela

US President Donald Trump warned on Sunday that military intervention remains "an option" for dealing with the crisis in Venezuela. America's Rachel Blevins has the d...

Feb 01 2019

China slowdown weighs on revenue growth at internet giant Alibaba

Analysts polled by FactSet expected the company to post 119.03 billion yuan. "The slowdown of macro might cause concerns in the market; however, what we see from Alibab...

Jan 31 2019

Maduro warns Trump in front of the second Vietnam

Besides, cooperation with Russian Federation may help Venezuela win strong political and economic support. There are widespread medical shortages and food shortages in ...

Jan 29 2019

U.S. hits Venezuela state-owned oil company with sanctions

Speaking to CNN Turk, Mr Maduro said Venezuela has held numerous elections of late - including presidential elections in May (which the United States and several Latin Am...

Jan 26 2019

Family booted from American Airlines flight following complaints about their body odour

American Airlines ejected a MI family from an airplane in Miami on Wednesday after several passengers complained of the family's purported body odor. "As I go to the...

Jan 18 2019

DOJ pursuing criminal charges against Huawei for theft of tech

A group of United States politicians want to ban the sale of USA technology components to Huawei, ZTE Corp or other Chinese telecommunications companies that violate ...

Jan 17 2019

PG&E power company chooses bankruptcy in response to California's devastating fires

This comes one day after the chief executive of the company stepped down . PG&E's regulator, the California Public Utilities Commission, began in late December to in...

Jan 03 2019

Tesla triples deliveries of electric cars but share price tumbles

Tesla boss Musk is under intense pressure to deliver on production promises, with the Model 3 billed as its first mass market vehicle and its path to profitability. Wed...

Dec 30 2018

Santa Maria Kmart Store Lands on Latest Closure List

The initial version of his rescue plan demanded that Lampert's ESL Investments hedge fund be released from liability related to any of its pre-bankruptcy transactions. Se...

Dec 30 2018

China allows first-ever USA rice imports ahead of trade talks

US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping agreed on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires at the start of December to a 90-day truce while t...

Dec 29 2018

New York City Sky Lit Up After Transformer Fire in Queens

A blue light caused by a transformer explosion at a power plant in Queens . By about 10:13 p.m., Chief Terence Monahan of the Fire Department said on Twitter tha...

Dec 19 2018

Trump pressures Fed ahead of meeting, warns against 'another mistake'

The Fed began gradually shrinking its balance sheet in 2017 after inflating it to more than US$4 trillion by buying bonds to fight the financial crisis and revive the e...

Dec 15 2018

Canada Goose faces boycott in China over the arrest of Huawei CFO

The prime minister's comments on the Chinese arrests come as officials in Beijing vent frustration over Canada's role in the Huawei executive's case. State media such a...

Dec 13 2018

Theresa May survives to fight another day

It means that enough Tory MPs have written to the Committee and said that they have doubts in Mrs May's leadership and will mean that she will have to fight to stay on as...

Dec 10 2018

Altria buys 45% stake in cannabis producer Cronos for $2.4 billion

As part of the agreement, Altria will be able to nominate four members to Cronos Group's board of directors. The stock closed at $17.06, up 22 per cent. climbed 7.3 p...

Dec 07 2018

Oil prices fall as OPEC meeting begins

Saudi Arabia has indicated it wants the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and its allies to cut output by at least 1.3 million barrels per day, o...