Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Passengers And Crew On Virgin Flight Quarantined At Gatwick After Sickness Outbreak Passengers And Crew On Virgin Flight Quarantined At Gatwick After Sickness Outbreak

As a precaution, the aircraft was quarantined and those on board were taken to a reception area to be examined by ambulance service personnel, police added. 'We are working closely with London Gatwick Airport and medical teams to offer assistance t...

FDA finds asbestos in makeup at Claire's FDA finds asbestos in makeup at Claire's

Asbestos is often found near talc, which is mined and used in many make-up products. The federal agency made a decision to conduct tests on Claire's products as well as some from teen retailer Justice after FDA officials "became aware of reports ...

Chick-fil-A selling cod sandwiches for Lent Chick-fil-A selling cod sandwiches for Lent

Starting March 6, which is Ash Wednesday, the fast food company will add a new cod version of its classic sandwich, called the Fish Sandwich. The fast-food chain is offering fish sandwiches and fish strips. The CEO of the company has previously b...

Charlotte Russe closing stores, liquidation sales start Thursday Charlotte Russe closing stores, liquidation sales start Thursday

On Wednesday, a judge approved the sale of Charlotte Russe's assets to a liquidation company. Upstate New York stores that will close include locations at Destiny USA in Syracuse, Salmon Run in Watertown, Greece Ridge in Rochester, Oakdale in Joh...

Family Dollar will close nearly 400 stores nationwide Family Dollar will close nearly 400 stores nationwide

Dollar Tree purchased Family Dollar in January 2015 for $8.5 billion. Dollar Tree outlined an aggressive plan for Family Dollar on Wednesday after Family Dollar posted another quarter of slow growth during the holidays. In the wake of Starboard's c...

Elon Musk's The Boring Company Could Build Tunnel System in Las Vegas Elon Musk's The Boring Company Could Build Tunnel System in Las Vegas

A billionaire entrepreneur who has never feared placing big bets, Elon Musk couldn't have found a more fitting city for his tunneling outfit's next project: Las Vegas. The monorail is owned and operated by Las Vegas Monorail , a private company. ...

Amazon reportedly closing all of its USA pop-up stores; shares fall Amazon reportedly closing all of its USA pop-up stores; shares fall

The closings come as Amazon's portfolio of traditional physical retail stores grows. The closings are expected to be completed by the end of April, the Wall Street Journal reported earlier on Wednesday, saying it wasn't immediately clear if any A...

BMW raises no-deal Brexit fears

The Mini factory in Cowley, near Oxford will be thrown into doubt, over a no-deal European Union withdrawal, the company said. "We would need to make some adjustments towards Steyr". Last year BMW said it would moved its annual summer shutdown to t...

Tesla's new Superchargers add up to 1,000 miles per hour Tesla's new Superchargers add up to 1,000 miles per hour

The V3 charging system will initially be available for only the Model 3 . The company says that thousands of new Superchargers will come online in 2019; it doesn't stipulate that all of these will be V3 Superchargers, but it would be unlike Tesla...

Two New Zealanders feature on Forbes richest list Two New Zealanders feature on Forbes richest list

His estimated net worth is also now US$12.8 billion, falling from the US$14.5 billion Forbes believed he was worth in 2018. The richest Asian is India's Mr Mukesh Ambani , chairman of Reliance Industries, in 13th place with a net worth of US$50 ...

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's political crisis

There is no surprise in that. Cue the nasal coffee rockets. Wilson-Raybould had testified before the Commons justice committee that when she was attorney general she had been pressured inappropriately by senior government officials to step in and...

Stockpiling helps shore up United Kingdom economy ahead of Brexit Stockpiling helps shore up United Kingdom economy ahead of Brexit

The report was released as a separate study from Barclaycard indicated that pubs and restaurants, which tend to perform relatively strongly, are not immune from the impact of shoppers cutting back. Kantar also found the Co-op continuing to enjoy soli...

Mark Zuckerberg outlines a 'privacy-focused' revamp of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg outlines a 'privacy-focused' revamp of Facebook

Don't hold your breath on this one: Facebook plans to discuss its plan with experts "through 2019 and beyond" before taking action. However, message encryption limits its ability to make money through targeted adverts. Secure data storage . People ...

Binance Coin (BNB) Tops One Day Trading Volume of $151.50 Million Binance Coin (BNB) Tops One Day Trading Volume of $151.50 Million

Binance Coin (BNB), the crypto asset that can be exchanged for transaction fees on the Binance exchange, is up more than 140 percent year to date and is now deviating from bitcoin's price trend - a feat not commonly observed in the nascent cry...

Every Angle of the 1900-HP Electric Pininfarina Battista Every Angle of the 1900-HP Electric Pininfarina Battista

Automobili Pininfarina's Battista is electric and has a top speed that exceeds 350 kph, making it one of the fastest road cars on the planet. Italian automaker Pininfarina has unveiled a new electric hypercar it claims to be "the world's fir...

China cuts taxes in bid to stimulate economy China cuts taxes in bid to stimulate economy

Economists surveyed by Bloomberg expect the economy to slow to 6.2 percent this year. The annual gathering in the capital includes more than 3,000 delegates, who come from all over China, with ethnic minorities showing up in colourful traditional o...

Trump called his friend and Apple CEO Tim Cook 'Tim Apple' Trump called his friend and Apple CEO Tim Cook 'Tim Apple'

Cook , sitting right next to Trump, just nodded away. The meeting on Wednesday was the first of the newly convened American Workforce Policy Advisory Board , which is tasked with finding solutions to prepare millions of Americans for the shift tow...

Canada FM decries China halting canola shipments

Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou at a parole office, in Vancouver, on December 12, 2018. In a 13-count indictment , the U.S. Department of Justice accuses Meng, Huawei, and several of the company's subsidiaries of violating sanctions ...

Four-door 'Imagine by Kia' concept has performance focus Four-door 'Imagine by Kia' concept has performance focus

There is an entirely new interpretation of Kia's "tiger nose" grille in the new illuminated "tiger mask" fascia. Kia Motors Europe Vice President of Design Gregory Guillaume likens the effect to "shockwaves you would see if you threw a stone into...

Hero Pilot Orders Pizza For Stranded Plane Passengers Hero Pilot Orders Pizza For Stranded Plane Passengers

Since the flight was a short one, no food options were available for the passengers who were now stuck on the plane for a lot longer than they originally bargained for. According to passengers who reached out to CBC News , the pilot of the plane ke...

China revokes Richardson canola shipping permit as Huawei dispute escalates China revokes Richardson canola shipping permit as Huawei dispute escalates

Ruest said that although there are other markets for Canadian canola, China is a "very significant customer that's no longer open for business". Officials at China's General Administration of Customs did not immediately respond to requests for comm...

New deal with Indonesia boosts Australian industry New deal with Indonesia boosts Australian industry

Indonesia is Australia's fourth largest agricultural export market, worth $3.35 billion in 2017, including wheat ($1.3b), live cattle ($602m), and beef and veal ($284m). The FTA opened up opportunities and certainty of access for Australian higher...

Audi Q4 e-tron previews brand's first affordable electric SUV Audi Q4 e-tron previews brand's first affordable electric SUV

It borrows exterior styling cues from the E-tron (and E-tron GT concept ), albeit in a smaller and sportier package. It will be built on the modular electrification platform (MEB) that will be integrated into numerous electric vehicles produced by...

Tesla: China suspends customs clearance for Model 3 vehicle Tesla: China suspends customs clearance for Model 3 vehicle

Shares in Tesla fell 1.14% to $282.11. Making inroads into China, the world's largest electric vehicle market, is crucial for the Tesla as it seeks to offset softening demand in the United States and convince investors of its ability to become ...

Indian-origin dentist Preethi Reddy missing in Australia

Dr Reddy was attending a dental conference in St Leonards over the weekend, last speaking to her family at around 11:00am on Sunday. Police have revealed more details surrounding the disappearance and murder of Sydney woman Preethi Reddy , whose b...

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