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Dec 07 2018

UK PM's team says Brexit vote to go ahead

Meanwhile, British MPs entered the second day of a five-day marathon debate over the agreement signed with the European Union , which needs to be ratified by Parliament ...

Dec 04 2018

Oil surges on trade truce and expected supply cuts

Qatar also wants to raise its oil production from 4.8 million barrels a day to 6.5 million barrels, he said. Qatar is OPEC's 11th-biggest oil producer, accounting for l...

Dec 04 2018

George HW Bush's Service Dog, Sully, Mourns Owner in Viral Photo

According to America's VetDogs.org , the specially-trained service dog was specifically matched to provide support and companionship to the late President Bush in his dai...

Dec 02 2018

United States and China 'will impose no new tariffs'

At Trump's request, China agreed to label fentanyl a controlled substance due to its contribution to the U.S. opioid crisis. US president Donald Trump has scrapped ...

Nov 28 2018

Dolce & Gabbana Dropped by Multiple Retailers Following Racism Allegations

In a video apology on Friday, Gabbana and his cofounder Domenico Dolce said they had "reflected seriously" and were saddened by the impact of their words. The boyco...

Nov 28 2018

Trump says he may cancel Putin meeting, White House warns Xi

In an interview with The Washington Post , Trump said he would be receiving a "full report" from his national security team on Russia's recent actions in eastern Ukrain...

Nov 27 2018

Ghosn gone: Nissan drives out chairman after arrest

Both Nissan and Renault have said Ghosn's arrest won't affect the alliance . Greg Kelly has also been removed as representative director. The board of directors of t...

Nov 27 2018

Union rep hopeful ahead of GM's shutdown of Oshawa plant

General Motors says it's going to scale back production, closing plants and cutting up to 15% of salaried jobs nationwide in a move they say will help decrease productio...

Nov 26 2018

Thousands of Amazon workers in Europe stage Black Friday strike

The protest is in response to a Guardian report from May that found ambulances were called to Amazon warehouses 600 times over a course of three years to due incident...

Nov 25 2018

UK´s May pens open letter to Britons lauding Brexit deal

Theresa May staked her authority on a campaign to persuade Parliament against the odds to endorse her Brexit deal , as she refused to rule out quitting as United Kingdo...

Nov 23 2018

Black Friday to Cyber Monday Deals on Electronics, TVs, Clothes

Friday over family: A survey from Swagbucks found 19 percent of Americans will shop on Thanksgiving. By the time Target opened their doors at 5 p.m., the line stretc...

Nov 22 2018

Nissan-Renault rivalry bursts into the open after Carlos Ghosn's arrest

The crisis at Nissan deepened Wednesday as it emerged the Japanese vehicle giant could itself face charges over the alleged financial misconduct that led to the stunnin...

Nov 21 2018

Here Are All the Stores Open and Closed on Thanksgiving 2018

Specifically, it is planning to hold a four day " shopping " event. Again, it typically doesn't do much for Black Friday - let alone Cyber Monday - so it'll be intere...

Nov 20 2018

Nissan shares tumble after chairman's arrest

Ghosn, a dual French and Lebanese citizen, was brought in for questioning Monday on allegations of shady financial dealings within the company. The company said its inv...

Nov 19 2018

Jennie-O ground turkey products recalled for salmonella concern

Jennie-O is recalling more than 90,000 pounds of ground turkey that could be contaminated with salmonella . The CDC is "NOT advising that consumers avoid eating pr...

Nov 19 2018

One dead and 47 injured in fuel tax protests in France

French media reports said about 40,000 protesters threw up about 150 roadblocks across France Sunday, compared with about 287,000 protesters and about 2,000 blocked roads...

Nov 15 2018

Quicktake: Why are oil prices plunging?

Brent crude futures, the global benchmark fell by 7.34 percent to $64.97, while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) lost $2 in less than 30 minutes to sell at $55.12 on Tu...

Nov 14 2018

OPEC moves to combat plummeting oil prices

Worldwide benchmark Brent crude oil futures were at $69.39 per barrel, down 73 cents, or 1 percent, from their last close. Oil prices have shed a fifth of their val...

Nov 11 2018

In 5 minutes of online sale, Alibaba rakes in $3 billion

Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma was present at the gala night for countdown to the Global Shopping Festival 11.11 in Shanghai . Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ....