Wednesday December 12-th, 2018

European Commission rejects Italy's draft budget European Commission rejects Italy's draft budget

The Commission is replied immediately and issued an ultimatum: Italy has three weeks' time to rewrite the budget proposal, before the EU Commission asks the EU Council to open violation proceedings. Dombrovskis said that Italy had the second highe...

Volkswagen T-Cross Compact SUV: Hyundai Creta-rival REVEALED! Volkswagen T-Cross Compact SUV: Hyundai Creta-rival REVEALED!

Small SUVs are increasingly popular in developing markets, and a large number of carmakers such as Ford and Renault are offering profitable lower-end crossovers such as the Ecosport and Duster. Buyers can add more amenities to the SUV by choosi...

Viral video captures man's racist tirade on flight in Barcelona Viral video captures man's racist tirade on flight in Barcelona

The row apparently broke out after the woman was unable to move out of her aisle seat quickly enough to let the man sit down in his window seat. "Because there was no response from the other passengers on the flight at the time, I thought, OK, well...

Police identify man filmed in racist rant on Ryanair flight Police identify man filmed in racist rant on Ryanair flight

The music legend wrote: "I hate to say bad things against anybody, but we fly millions of miles and my entire organization has standing orders to never fly @ Ryanair - I've dipped into my pocket to charter planes rather than fly them". She said Mrs...

Saudi Crown Prince says journalist's killing was a 'heinous crime' Saudi Crown Prince says journalist's killing was a 'heinous crime'

Trump's administration is facing rising pressure to act against its long-time ally Saudi Arabia and the president has appeared to be stepping back from giving Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman his full support. For their part, the Trump administra...

Vince McMahon Dismisses Question After WWE Crown Jewel Not Canceled Vince McMahon Dismisses Question After WWE Crown Jewel Not Canceled

Signalling a major pivot in its narrative, Saudi Arabia on Thursday said evidence shows that the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was premeditated , an apparent effort to ease worldwide outrage over the death of a prominent critic of Crown P...

Federal carbon tax rebates to exceed cost for most people affected Federal carbon tax rebates to exceed cost for most people affected

In August, Ontario quit the California market and joined Saskatchewan in suing the federal government to try to block it from imposing its carbon tax on them. The rest will be parceled out to small businesses, colleges, schools and hospitals in a spe...

Tim Cook Blasts Silicon Valley, Calls for Privacy Protections Tim Cook Blasts Silicon Valley, Calls for Privacy Protections

Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Tim Cook , chief executive of Apple, addressing the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners in Brussels. AdvertisementCook, who came out publicly in 2014 , told CNN in an interview...

Cathay Pacific admits to data leak affecting 9.4 million passengers Cathay Pacific admits to data leak affecting 9.4 million passengers

Cathay Pacific said it took "immediate action to investigate and contain the event" after uncovering it. It said it had notified Hong Kong Police and was contacting other relevant authorities, and had so far found "no evidence that any personal i...

Owner warns others to stop feeding 'gold-digging' dog McDonald's Owner warns others to stop feeding 'gold-digging' dog McDonald's

According to a CBC report, Reyes found out about her dog after she chose to catch her in the sneaky act. "It shows that dogs are far more intelligent and their behavior is more complex than simple 'stimulus/response, '" said Cohen, who is based in no...

Jamal Khashoggi's murder 'premeditated' - Saudi prosecutor Jamal Khashoggi's murder 'premeditated' - Saudi prosecutor

Martin Indyk, a top Middle East policymaker under former president Bill Clinton, said Trump had in effect tried to subcontract policy in the region to Saudi Arabia and Israel as he lessens United States commitments. Erdogan on Tuesday describe...

Microsoft posts a record $29.1 billion Q1. Same old, same old Microsoft posts a record $29.1 billion Q1. Same old, same old

According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella when commenting on the company's performance for FY19 Q1, "we are off to a great start in fiscal 2019, a result of our innovation and the trust customers are placing in us to power their digital transformati...

European Union rejects Italy budget for breaching debt rules European Union rejects Italy budget for breaching debt rules

On Monday, Italy had said it would stand by its budget and refuse to cut spending, undeterred by its debt reaching 130% of GDP. "Italians come first. In a move that escalates a monthlong stand-off, the European Union said the populist governmen...

Next Ford Ranger May Swap Raptor For ST Next Ford Ranger May Swap Raptor For ST

The 369-acre plant was built in 1957 and made Ford's small Focus vehicle until earlier this year, when it was closed for retooling for the Ranger assembly lines. At Michigan Assembly, 3,000 Ford employees were on hand to witness Ranger's rebirth on M...

McDonald's will reboot its breakfast menu with all-new 'Triple Stacks' sandwiches McDonald's will reboot its breakfast menu with all-new 'Triple Stacks' sandwiches

These customers "hack" the menu by swapping items to create customized versions of the chain's food, such as by adding hash browns to its sausage and egg McMuffin or by asking for "secret" items, such as ice cream sandwiched between two cookies inste...

Seven $10K Winning Mega Millions Tickets Sold In Minnesota Seven $10K Winning Mega Millions Tickets Sold In Minnesota

SC allows lottery winners to remain anonymous, and so far no one has come forward to claim the jackpot. The winning numbers for last night's Mega Millions draw were: 05 28 62 65 70, the Megaball was 05, and the Megaplier number was 3. "It's a big, bi...

Stocks shudder on Wall Street following steep drops overseas Stocks shudder on Wall Street following steep drops overseas

The S&P 500 fell 55 points (over 2 percent), and Nasdaq was the biggest loser plunging 185 points, or 2.48 percent. The tech-heavy Nasdaq composite bore the brunt of the sell-off, leaving it more than 10 per cent below its August peak, what Wall St...

Turkey reportedly shares 'all' Khashoggi murder evidence with Central Intelligence Agency chief Turkey reportedly shares 'all' Khashoggi murder evidence with Central Intelligence Agency chief

The body parts of murdered dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi have been found at the Saudi consul general's home in Istanbul , a UK-based broadcaster reported on Tuesday. Instead, the two officials said, the operation with Khashoggi turned vio...

$1.6 billion Mega Millions drawing to be held Tuesday night $1.6 billion Mega Millions drawing to be held Tuesday night

In California, $267 million has been collected in Mega Millions sales over the past 25 rolls. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 44 U.S. states, the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands. Director of the Washington State Lottery Marcus Glasp...

Saudi violated OPEC pact under USA pressure: Iran Saudi violated OPEC pact under USA pressure: Iran

The kingdom has already boosted oil production to 10.7 million barrels a day, near an all-time high, and it can increase it even more to help plug any supply shortfalls due to US sanctions against Iran's energy industry, Saudi Energy Minister Kha...

'Crazy' for Mega Millions 'Crazy' for Mega Millions

But much of the focus has been on Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing and what would be the largest jackpot prize in USA history. "Everyone was talking about Mega Millions", Jones said. He says many say go on vacation, give to family or charity. In Mic...

Brexiter Dyson choses to build new electric vehicle in Singapore Brexiter Dyson choses to build new electric vehicle in Singapore

Dyson said the decision was based on the availability of engineering talent, regional supply chains and proximity to some key target markets, and had "nothing to do with Brexit". Founder James Dyson said in an email to company employees that the t...

Waitress serves water and gets $10K tip Waitress serves water and gets $10K tip

The waitress, Alaina Custer, was shocked to return to the table and find $10,000 in cash, according to WNCT-TV . "I've seen some really big tips but not $10,000". FOX40 sister station WGHP reports the YouTuber known as Mr. Beast left the tip , so ...

Oil down 3 percent as Saudi Arabia eases concerns, Wall St drops Oil down 3 percent as Saudi Arabia eases concerns, Wall St drops

Benchmark Brent crude oil futures rose 45 cents on the day to US$80.23 a barrel by 0900 GMT, while United States crude futures rose 31 cents to US$69.43 a barrel. "As long as America targets Iran, one of the biggest crude producers, with sanctions, t...

Prepared salads recalled for salmonella, listeria risk Prepared salads recalled for salmonella, listeria risk

The recall includes meat and poultry taquitos produced between July 1 and October 10, 2018, by Ruiz Food Products, according to a Friday press release from the FSIS. "We have received no reports of illnesses associated with the consumption of these p...

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