Monday September 23-rd, 2019

General Mills recalling some flour over potential presence of salmonella General Mills recalling some flour over potential presence of salmonella

Salmonella was found during samples of the Gold Medal Unbleached Flour . General Mills issued the recall on Wednesday, stating that the move was out of "an abundance of care" as no reports of illness had yet been discovered in connection to the p...

Buffalo Wild Wings Offering Free Wings If Super Bowl Goes To Overtime

The sports bar said the deal is: If the game goes into an overtime period, all customers who visit any U.S. Buffalo Wild Wings locations on February 18 between 4 p.m. "Even if you don't have a dog in the fight, we all have a common rooting interest i...

Destructive Tubbs Fire Caused by ‘Private Electrical System,’ Cal Fire Says Destructive Tubbs Fire Caused by ‘Private Electrical System,’ Cal Fire Says

By CCN.com : Over a week ago, PG&E stocks lost most of their value faced with PG&E's possible $30 billion in liabilities pertaining to wildfires and potential bankruptcy . Speaking to Bloomberg , Morningstar analyst Travis Miller doesn't believe t...

Unifor calls on Canadians to boycott Mexican-built GM vehicles Unifor calls on Canadians to boycott Mexican-built GM vehicles

The call for a boycott comes after GM announced in late November that it would wind down its Oshawa operations by the end of 2019 at a loss of about 2,600 unionized workers and 340 other staff. Upon hearing this, General Motors released a statement c...

115.9 degrees! Australian city Adelaide sets new national heat record 115.9 degrees! Australian city Adelaide sets new national heat record

More than 15 heat records have been broken across the state, as temperatures reach the high 40s in many regional areas . Adelaide beat the heat record set by Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city, of 46.4 C (115.5 F) set in 2009.

China to surpass USA in total retail this year: eMarketer China to surpass USA in total retail this year: eMarketer

This would mean more than 35 percent of all Chinese retail sales will occur online, by far the highest proportion for ecommerce in the world. At the same time, the USA share of the global e-commerce market is expected to drop to 15 percent by 2022....

CEOs say the trade war is killing business confidence CEOs say the trade war is killing business confidence

This is in sharp contrast to a record jump on optimism about global economic growth from 29 per cent to 57 per cent a year ago. And almost all (98%) of US CEOs have openly voiced these concerns, added the report. The US topped with 27 per cent (down ...

Warren Proposes 'Ultra-Millionaire Tax' On The Wealthiest Americans Warren Proposes 'Ultra-Millionaire Tax' On The Wealthiest Americans

Warren announced her bid to run for president in 2020 on December 31. "The Warren wealth tax is pretty big". Elizabeth Warren's (D-Mass.) remarks on capitalism. The three are more money for the IRS; a mandate requiring some people who pay the w...

Eurozone faces growing risks, Draghi warns, as economic slowdown takes hold Eurozone faces growing risks, Draghi warns, as economic slowdown takes hold

The gains came as stocks rose overnight in Asia and the United States on the back of strong earnings from US tech firms. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told CNBC Washington was "miles and miles" from resolving trade issues with China. -China tra...

Pot shops in Ontario: 77 out of 414 municipalities opt out Pot shops in Ontario: 77 out of 414 municipalities opt out

A total of 25 cannabis retail stores will be able to open in April 2019 in communities across Ontario. While Toronto and Hamilton did opt in, other large centres such as Mississauga and Markham were among the 77 municipalities that said no, dealing...

Zero Growth This Quarter Possible With Shutdown, White House Says Zero Growth This Quarter Possible With Shutdown, White House Says

Kevin Hassett, the chair of President Donald Trump's Council of Economic Advisers, offered a frank assessment of the cost of the ongoing government shutdown , warning that the closure could result in a mess for the USA economy . National Economi...

MPs drop plan to table cross-party 'people's vote' amendment MPs drop plan to table cross-party 'people's vote' amendment

Conservative lawmaker Sarah Wollaston said they could only force through a plan for a second vote if Corbyn supported such a move in the 650-seat lower house of parliament. "He [Corbyn] has been willing to sit down with Hamas, Hezbollah and the IRA...

Blue Origin's latest New Shepard test flight hauled NASA experiments Blue Origin's latest New Shepard test flight hauled NASA experiments

The small rocket crossed the frontier of space a year ago, which is internationally agreed to be 62 miles (100 kilometres) above Earth, known as the Karman Line. "We are not in a rush. We want to take our time and do this right". The company hasn...

Microsoft 'waiting to find out' why Bing went offline in China Microsoft 'waiting to find out' why Bing went offline in China

But Bing getting banned is a sign that the struggle of American companies in China is far from coming to an end. "We do adhere to the global network initiative set of principles when it comes to search services in China". Others can still access Cn.b...

How can the political crisis in Venezuela be solved? How can the political crisis in Venezuela be solved?

In Washington, U.S. president Donald Trump warned Maduro against unleashing loyal troops against the opposition. The chief of Venezuela's military, Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez, repeated his support for President Maduro in a televised ...

US Balkan Allies Recognise New Venezuela President US Balkan Allies Recognise New Venezuela President

That prompted Maduro to sever relations with Washington . But Maduro said he wasn't going anywhere and ordered United States diplomats to leave the country by Sunday. Guaido, the new leader of the opposition-controlled National Assembly, has sai...

Passengers fall ill aboard Quebec City Air Transat flight

Two of the passengers complained of "vomiting, dizziness and sore eyes", and five of them were sent to hospital for tests and treatment, she said. It was not immediately clear what caused the sickness. The aircraft was carrying 185 passengers. Acco...

Amazon rolls out ‘Scout’ delivery robots Amazon rolls out ‘Scout’ delivery robots

Amazon assures that the Scout can at least dodge basic obstacles, though. A new Amazon autonomous delivery system that's roughly the size of a small cooler will be rolling down sidewalks in Snohomish County starting Wednesday (Jan. The chunky r...

Buzzfeed is cutting around 200 jobs across the company Buzzfeed is cutting around 200 jobs across the company

BuzzFeed News found itself at the center of a controversy last week after it reported President Donald Trump instructed his lawyer to lie to Congress about plans to build a Trump Tower in Moscow - a story that was struck down by the office of Speci...

Polly Waffle chocolate coming back to Australian supermarket shelves Polly Waffle chocolate coming back to Australian supermarket shelves

Robern Menz chief executive Phil Sims said there had been strong public support for the Polly Waffle's revival. Robern Menz brought back the Violet Crumble in 2018, another legendary chocolate bar that had sadly left our shelves. Sims explained tha...

Family booted out of plane flight for allegedly smelling bad Family booted out of plane flight for allegedly smelling bad

The family was upset and denied the idea that it was justified. "Jennie told the news outlet that they stopped other people in the airport and asked them, "'Do you think we smell? "There's nothing wrong with us", he added. On Wednesday evening, Yos...

Ford compact pickup truck under Ranger is coming, Ford confirms Ford compact pickup truck under Ranger is coming, Ford confirms

An interesting statement released by Ford Australia suggests the next-generation Ranger and F-Series will share a new global "body-on-frame" platform. "The Australian-based Asia Pacific Product Development Centre will take on additional global ...

These are the world's most innovative countries These are the world's most innovative countries

In the Bloomberg index , South Korea retained its top place from past year and was followed by Germany, Finland, Switzerland, and Israel. The world's second largest economy, China, only just scrapped 16th place on the listing, while the United Kin...

Boeing's 'flying car' prototype succesfully completes first test flight Boeing's 'flying car' prototype succesfully completes first test flight

A self-flying air taxi built by one of the world's biggest defence and aerospace giants has lifted off on its maiden test flight in the US. " This is what revolution looks like, and it's because of autonomy ", John Langford, president and chief e...

Huawei Set To Dominate Smartphone Industry in 2019, Unveils New 5G Tech Huawei Set To Dominate Smartphone Industry in 2019, Unveils New 5G Tech

We are going to see many more advancements in the upcoming days as we are going closer to 5G. At an event in Beijing on Thursday, the Chinese giant said it is the world's first chipset to support both standalone and non-standalone 5G, and can al...

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