Monday July 16-th, 2018

Russia blasts Greece over cybercrime suspect’s extradition Russia blasts Greece over cybercrime suspect’s extradition

The move comes after Greek authorities decided exactly where to send Vinnik, who is also wanted on criminal charges in the US, specifically for 21 counts of money laundering, and Russian Federation, for fraud. The ministry believed that Washington, w...

Elon Musk brands Thai boys' rescuer Vern Unsworth a paedophile

He also told CNN Musk could " stick his submarine where it hurts ". "The sub I believe was five or six feet long, rigid, so it wouldn't have gone around corners or around any obstacles. According to Buzzfeed and Business Insider , Musk doubled...

Comcast Ups The Ante In Sky-High Bidding War Comcast Ups The Ante In Sky-High Bidding War

Iger sees an opportunity to expand Disney's direct to consumer offerings and worldwide presence and make Disney a global entertainment company with the United Kingdom pay-TV operator's 23 million customers. Long-term goals: Delrahim wants to unwind ...

Thai Cave Rescuer Says Elon Musk’s Mission Was a Thai Cave Rescuer Says Elon Musk’s Mission Was a "PR Stunt"

In an interview with CNN on Friday , Unsworth, a cave explorer, said that the mini-submarine Musk sent to aid the rescue mission was just "a PR stunt ". Musk can be seen in the tweet asserting to Tufecki that he intends on recording video of the ...

United States lifts ban on suppliers selling to China’s ZTE United States lifts ban on suppliers selling to China’s ZTE

The saga over the fate of the Chinese firm began in April when Commerce banned US companies from selling to ZTE as punishment for its failure to honor an earlier USA agreement to resolve its sanctions-busting sales to North Korea and Iran.

McDonald’s pulls salads from 3,000 restaurants after parasite sickens dozens McDonald’s pulls salads from 3,000 restaurants after parasite sickens dozens

Health officials are investigating an outbreak of intestinal illness that has sickened dozens and is "likely linked" to salads at McDonald's . Since mid-May, it has sickened 15 people in Iowa , 29 in IL, and 10 others in Wisconsin, Minnesota, South...

Here's everything you need to know about today's Ryanair strikes Here's everything you need to know about today's Ryanair strikes

Ryanair has become more vulnerable to industrial action after a staffing crunch past year forced it to recognize trade unions, though Chief Executive Officer Michael O'Leary has said he's prepared to endure disruption rather than bend to union demand...

Build-A-Bear customers left in tears following sale cancellation Build-A-Bear customers left in tears following sale cancellation

The promotion was hold also in the United States, where some store shut down queues amid safety concerns. "We understand some of our guests are disappointed and we will reach out directly as soon as possible". "It far surpassed anything we ever...

Ryanair's pilots union in Ireland says more industrial action possible

But they have reassured passengers that all Ireland to Europe flights will operate as normal. "It is unacceptable that competitor airline pilots are actively organising strikes by Ryanair's pilots when these airlines will be the direct beneficiarie...

Build-A-Bear Abandons ‘Pay Your Age Day’ Due to Overwhelming Crowds Build-A-Bear Abandons ‘Pay Your Age Day’ Due to Overwhelming Crowds

The most any one would pay was $29. - A special promotion at Build-A-Bear Workshops Thursday is causing chaos at malls around the country. The Build-a-Bear Workshop in the White Rose Centre has "good stock" despite thousands of families join...

McDonald's salads suspected after more than 100 sick in 2 states McDonald's salads suspected after more than 100 sick in 2 states

Health officials say McDonald's salads may be the source of a parasitic illness outbreak that has sickened more than 100 people in Iowa and IL. The Cyclospora parasite causes intestinal illness as a result of consuming contaminated food or wate...

Ryanair pilots vote to strike Ryanair pilots vote to strike

The strike will take place next Thursday for a period of 24 hours. Pilots with the budget airline Ryanair have voted to back strike action. Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has said there needed to be "decisive action" to ensure that ATC providers co...

Pilot strike forces Ryanair to cancel 10 pct of Irish… Pilot strike forces Ryanair to cancel 10 pct of Irish…

IALPA said the language used by Mr Wilson "only pushes the parties further apart" and downplayed expectations of a resolution by this Thursday. There are now a number of European unions representing cabin crews, including Belgium's CNE/LBC, Spain's...

Justice Department to Appeal Antitrust Approval for AT&T-Time Warner Merger Justice Department to Appeal Antitrust Approval for AT&T-Time Warner Merger

The US government has chose to appeal against a landmark court ruling that cleared the way for telecoms giant AT&T to buy Time Warner. Instead he backed AT&T's claims that the merger would allow the companies to marry the telecom giant's trove of c...

A Storm Is Brewing For U.S. Oil Exports A Storm Is Brewing For U.S. Oil Exports

The markets were under pressure before the regular session opening on Wednesday in reaction to the release of a new list of tariffs on China by the United States. "For WTI (U.S. light crude) there is tightness at Cushing, which will be supportive o...

Private bus subsidies possible after Greyhound nixes B.C. routes Private bus subsidies possible after Greyhound nixes B.C. routes

In a statement, the company called the decision "regrettable", blaming it on declining ridership in rural communities, increased competition from subsidized national and inter-regional passenger transportation services, the entry of low-priced carr...

China's trade surplus with United States swells in June China's trade surplus with United States swells in June

Analysts also pointed out that Chinese export growth slowed to 11.3% year on year in June, from 12.2% in May, illustrating that exporters, faced with the threat of further trade barriers, were becoming more circumspect in sending goods overseas.

Chris Wallace Announces Exclusive Interview With Vladimir Putin Monday After Trump Summit Chris Wallace Announces Exclusive Interview With Vladimir Putin Monday After Trump Summit

Trump said he let countries know during this week's summit that he was "extremely unhappy". After leading allies to believe that the US might abandon its commitment to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization , President Trump reversed course at a...

'A great meeting': Trump wants North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies to double defence spending

At a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels today, Trump suggested that USA allies should commit to spending 4 per cent of their GDP on defence, up from the current goal of moving toward 2 per cent by 2024. And he claimed the other 2...

President Trump unleashes on British leader - and it’s really bad President Trump unleashes on British leader - and it’s really bad

Mr Trump said earlier this week that the United Kingdom was in "turmoil", following the resignation of cabinet ministers David Davis and Boris Johnson . The City of London financial district and TheCityUK, which promotes Britain as a financi...

Woolworths Recalls Frozen Rice mix amid Listeria Concerns Woolworths Recalls Frozen Rice mix amid Listeria Concerns

ALDI: Only products with country of origin of Belgium, United Kingdom or Hungary, all other countries not affected . "Thorough cooking would ensure that the product is safe". So far no Australian cases have been reported, but customers should still b...

Bank of Canada Raises Key Interest Rate To 1.50% Bank of Canada Raises Key Interest Rate To 1.50%

The fourth rate increase since July 2017 comes as Canada grapples with the pressures of rising inflation and solid job growth despite an increasingly hostile US trade policy that could choke off demand from Canada's largest export market. It means co...

Pfizer says it will Pfizer says it will "defer" drug price hike after Trump tweet

Pharmaceutical company shares rose after Trump unveiled his drug pricing blueprint and the administration has not yet taken serious action to lower prices. He accused the company of taking advantage of the poor and defenseless while giving bargains...

Iran assures India on oil supply say after diplomats warning Iran assures India on oil supply say after diplomats warning

Trump said he would reintroduce sanctions, and Washington later told countries they must stop buying Iran's oil from November 4 or face financial consequences. A report last week from Swiss investment bank UBS found spare capacity, the amount of ...

President Lungu attends Turkish President Erdo?an’s inauguration

The changes are the result of a bitterly fought referendum in 2017 , where Mr Erdogan campaigned for a Yes vote and won narrowly amid allegations of vote rigging. The two-day North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit started with the attendance of 2...

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