Sunday December 16-th, 2018

Trump will visit SC to survey damage from Hurricane Florence Trump will visit SC to survey damage from Hurricane Florence

President Donald Trump is touring a North Carolina neighbourhood that sustained heavy flood damage during Hurricane Florence . "So you're going to get Kinston, you're going to get Greenville, all those inland places that are getting dumped on that ...

Inside Jack's - Tesco’s New Brexit-Era Answer To Aldi And Lidl Inside Jack's - Tesco’s New Brexit-Era Answer To Aldi And Lidl

The Chatteris store will be the first to open under the new brand. "We leverage the size and expertise that's available to Tesco and Tesco partners and we bring that capability to Jack's in an operating model that is lower and we pass that benefi...

Aussie cops still trying to figure out who's putting needles in fruit Aussie cops still trying to figure out who's putting needles in fruit

Six brands - Berry Licious, Berry Obsession, Donnybrook, Oasis, Love Berry and Delightful Strawberries - have been recalled nationally as fresh cases of needles found in strawberries were reported in Western Australia and South Australia over the w...

McDonald's Employees To Go On Nationwide Strike McDonald's Employees To Go On Nationwide Strike

Organizers of the walkout say the striking L.A. workers will be cooks and cashiers. In the filing , one 20-year-old woman in Durham, North Carolina, reported that a shift manager once told her he wanted to have a threesome with her and a co-worker...

The alternative to my Brexit deal is no deal The alternative to my Brexit deal is no deal

Britain would leave the European Union on March 29 2019 without a withdrawal deal covering expats' rights, the Irish border and the "divorce bill" and without agreement on future trade links. The Times reported that Mr Barnier was preparing to i...

Saudi wealth fund plunges $1bn into Tesla rival Lucid Saudi wealth fund plunges $1bn into Tesla rival Lucid

The investment comes after reports that the fund has also built a near 5 per cent stake in Tesla , worth about $2.5 billion. "This investment in the electric vehicle sector, which is now witnessing rapid growth and expansion, is an added value to ...

Where you can get free food on ‘National Cheeseburger Day’ Where you can get free food on ‘National Cheeseburger Day’

Culver's: Individual locations may be offering special deals but there is no national offer. Red Robin will have a cheeseburger and bottomless steak fry option for $5 with the purchase of a beverage. Wendy's is extending its National Cheeseburg...

Trade war escalates as Trump imposes tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods

China has announced a "synchronized" retaliation against the latest tranche of tariffs levied against the country by the U.S. "The US insists on increasing tariffs, which brings new uncertainty to the consultations between the two sides", the minis...

US stock futures fall after Trump announces new round of tariffs US stock futures fall after Trump announces new round of tariffs

What is on the new list? China is reviewing plans to send a delegation to Washington for fresh talks in light of the USA decision, the South China Morning Post reported today, citing a government source in Beijing . But the adjustments did litt...

Stocks tumble as markets brace for Trump's next round of tariffs

It will take effect on September 24 at a 10 percent level, and rise to 25 percent at the end of the year. The U.S. has already levied additional tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods at 25 percent. Trump's top economic advisor, Larry Kudlow, said...

Thai rescue diver sues Elon Musk over 'pedo' comments

Unsworth had declared that Musk could " stick his submarine where it hurts ", prompting the billionaire to take to Twitter and call him a "pedo guy" to his 22 million-plus followers. After a letter was sent asking Mr Musk to "correct the public rec...

Trump slaps tariffs on $200 bln in Chinese goods Trump slaps tariffs on $200 bln in Chinese goods

But a deputy to that adviser said at a meeting on Sunday that China would not negotiate with the US under pressure. "We have been very clear about the type of changes that need to be made, and we have given China every opportunity to treat us more ...

New banking giant: Govt to merge BoB, Dena & Vijaya New banking giant: Govt to merge BoB, Dena & Vijaya

But these PSU banks also account for the lion's share of bad loans or NPAs plaguing the sector and need crores of rupees in new capital in the next two years to meet global Basel III capital norms. Jaitley said the government took a series of steps t...

Trump to Lay Out Line on China Trade

The U.S.is levying a ten percent tariff on these imports starting September 24 and continuing at that rate until the end of 2018. The timing will partially reduce the toll of price increases for holiday shoppers buying Chinese imports in the coming m...

Trump escalates trade war, sets new tariffs on $200B in Chinese goods

Still, American consumers could start feeling the cost in everyday goods, as the latest move brings all Chinese imports subject to a new tariff to US$250 billion, roughly half of China's shipments to the USA past year. Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, ...

Elon Musk may face more than one lawsuit from British rescue diver

From 15 July to 30 August, 2018, Mr Musk used his Twitter account and emails to the media to "publish to the world false and defamatory accusations against Mr Unsworth", the documents said . But on 28 August, Mr Musk tweeted again, writing: 'You don...

Coca-Cola Considers Marijuana-Infused Beverage Coca-Cola Considers Marijuana-Infused Beverage

Coca-Cola has reportedly looked at other cannabis outlets as potential partners, with one source telling BNN Bloomberg that the company had high-level talks with the Canadian company Aphria Inc two months ago, but that those talks did not progre...

Xbox Controller used to speed up Elon Musk’s most Boring machine Xbox Controller used to speed up Elon Musk’s most Boring machine

In case you didn't know, The Boring Company is Elon Musk's new pet project to create low-priced tunnels to fix the problem of traffic congestion. "The key to making this work is increasing tunneling speed and dropping costs by a factor of 10 or mor...

Amazon investigates claims staff sold customer data Amazon investigates claims staff sold customer data

It is estimated that Amazon caters to roughly 310 million customers worldwide and sells over 12 million products through the platform. According to the Wall Street Journal , Amazon's investigation began in May when the firm was tipped off about...

Hurricane Florence: Death Toll Mounts to 14 Hurricane Florence: Death Toll Mounts to 14

After blowing ashore as a hurricane with 90 miles per hour (145 kph) winds, Florence virtually parked itself much of the weekend atop the Carolinas as it pulled warm water from the ocean and hurled it onshore. More than 740,000 people were without po...

Australian state offers $98450 reward over strawberries sabotaged with needles Australian state offers $98450 reward over strawberries sabotaged with needles

A man posted a picture of the needle he found in a strawberry punnet. South Australian police meanwhile said that they were advising members of the public to check punnets of Mal's Black Label strawberries following a report of a needle found insid...

Fresh hike in fuel prices Fresh hike in fuel prices

Petrol price has since risen by Rs 4.20 per litre and diesel by Rs 4.53 - the most in any one-month period since the daily revision in fuel prices was introduced in June past year. As per the state-owned oil company, the fuel price shot to Rs 82.0...

Oil claws back some of its losses as supply concerns provide support Oil claws back some of its losses as supply concerns provide support

Both futures contracts soared early in the week, only to be met by a wave of selling pressure that nearly erased all of those gains. Brent crude was up 17 cents at $78.35 a barrel at 1044 GMT. The pause in shipments to China has coincided with ...

Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens

Queensland Police Commissioner Ian Stewart confirmed officers were investigating an incident. New Zealand's strawberry season will start shortly, Foodstuffs said. Farmers, who face losing entire crops, are pleading... "They have behaved shoc...

Time Magazine Sold To Salesforce Co-Founder Marc Benioff For $190M

The proposed sale is expected to close within 30 days. In March, just over a month after completing the acquisition, Meredith announced plans to sell the flagship magazine as well as to seek buyers for other longtime Time Inc. That deal also ga...

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