Tuesday October 15-th, 2019

Chick-Fil-A Foundation Allegedly Still Supports Anti-LGBTQ Groups Chick-Fil-A Foundation Allegedly Still Supports Anti-LGBTQ Groups

Last November, rider university made headlines for turning down a student body survey that voted to bring Chick-Fil-A to campus as a new fast-food option, citing concerns over the company's attitudes toward the LGBTQ community. "We have a fundamental...

Do you support Vancouver's new ride-hailing service Kater? Do you support Vancouver's new ride-hailing service Kater?

Part of the regulations from the provincial legislation call for ride-hailing and taxi drivers to maintain a Class-4 passenger licence, which requires drivers to pass a criminal record check and medical fitness checks every five years. As for pricing...

Trains ordered for 2021 launch of 'high-quality, low fare' London - Edinburgh service Trains ordered for 2021 launch of 'high-quality, low fare' London - Edinburgh service

The four-hour service is expected to begin in autumn 2021 and will compete with the operator of the InterCity East Coast franchise - now London North Eastern Railway - and airlines. There's a real gap in the market for truly affordable rail travel be...

More Hill’s Canned Dog Food Recalled Over High Levels of Vitamin D More Hill’s Canned Dog Food Recalled Over High Levels of Vitamin D

Hill's Pet Nutrition announced Wednesday that more canned dog food products will be recalled because it has elevated levels of vitamin D. None of Hill's dry foods or treats are affected by the recall. The expansion is the result of the same vitamin...

Canopy Growth Extends US Hemp Reach with Acquisition Canopy Growth Extends US Hemp Reach with Acquisition

The terms of the transaction and its value were not disclosed, though Canopy said the cash purchase was not material to its current cash position. The Company has operations in over a dozen countries across five continents. Canopy Growth is s...

Biogen Halts Promising Alzheimer's Drug Trials Due to Disappointing Results Biogen Halts Promising Alzheimer's Drug Trials Due to Disappointing Results

There have not been any new approved treatments in more than 15 years; the last was approved in 2003. "We think Street will now, unfortunately, discount Alzheimer's related assets... If there is anything more certain than the failure of experimen...

(BOE) Bank Rate maintained at 0.75% (BOE) Bank Rate maintained at 0.75%

On Thursday, it stuck to plans for a further gradual increases in borrowing costs, but only once it has a clearer idea of what Brexit will mean for the world's fifth-biggest economy. Prime Minister Theresa May headed back to Brussels on Thursday to...

MillerCoors sues over Bud Light corn syrup ads, calls them 'deliberate deception' MillerCoors sues over Bud Light corn syrup ads, calls them 'deliberate deception'

The lawsuit , filed Thursday in the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, cites a 60-second commercial that first aired during the first quarter of Super Bowl LIII on February 3. "These are facts", Hart continued. ...

Levi Strauss shares surge on stock market debut Levi Strauss shares surge on stock market debut

Levi Strauss & Co.is going back to the public markets after 34 years. The company originally expected to price its 36.67 million shares in the range of $14 to $16. reported net revenues for fiscal 2018 were $5.6 billion, a 14 percent increase over t...

Jaguar finally wins Chinese lawsuit over Evoque knockoff Jaguar finally wins Chinese lawsuit over Evoque knockoff

Following years of battles in Chinese courts, Jaguar Land Rover has finally emerged a victor in the case against Landwind and its Evoque clone called the X7 . Four years after Chinese brand Land Wind revealed the X7 SUV, a almost identical copy of...

AT&T's fake 5G is slower than Verizon & T-Mobile's 4G AT&T's fake 5G is slower than Verizon & T-Mobile's 4G

You're likely not going to be surprised, but it turns out that whether a device is connected to 4G LTE or 5G E doesn't matter, as it gets similar speeds on other networks. "Of course, our analysis also shows that the same is true for the equivalent...

Pilot Raped Me as Part of 'Fantasy — JetBlue Flight Attendant Pilot Raped Me as Part of 'Fantasy — JetBlue Flight Attendant

When the JetBlue plane from Washington touched down in San Juan, Puerto Rico, three women from the flight crew did what most visitors to the tropical island paradise would do: They checked into their hotel and made a beeline for the beach.

Walt Disney now owns Star India after acquiring Fox for $71 billion Walt Disney now owns Star India after acquiring Fox for $71 billion

If you don't know, then this is it. Disney is planning to launch its own media streaming service called Disney + which makes sense considering the effect streaming movies have had on cinema revenue where studios like Disney make most of their mo...

Shaq named new spokesman for Papa John's Shaq named new spokesman for Papa John's

Last year, the company dropped $5.8 million on changing its image, a process that included removing Schnatter's likeness from pizza boxes and other marketing, according to CNBC . Papa John's will own about 70 per cent of the Atlanta joint venture,...

Tesla alleges self-driving vehicle startup Zoox stole company secrets Tesla alleges self-driving vehicle startup Zoox stole company secrets

Tesla says the employees - Craig Emigh, Christian Dement, Sydney Cooper, and Scott Turner - violated terms of their employment contracts with the electric auto maker when they forwarded confidential information from work email accounts to personal ad...

GM announcing major investment at Orion Assembly plant GM announcing major investment at Orion Assembly plant

The new Chevrolet EV is in addition to the company's earlier announcement that Cadillac will be the first brand to get vehicles off a future EV platform. "We have now placed over 1,000 employees from our unallocated plants to other GM locations, and ...

Hill’s Pet Nutrition expands dog food recall over ‘toxic’ vitamin D levels Hill’s Pet Nutrition expands dog food recall over ‘toxic’ vitamin D levels

Hill's Pet Nutrition is expanding on its nationwide recall of canned dog food with potentially toxic levels of vitamin D. It took the action after saying it had received "a limited number of complaints of pet illnesses" related to additional produc...

Tariffs on China 'for a Substantial Period of Time,' Says Trump Tariffs on China 'for a Substantial Period of Time,' Says Trump

An agreement between China and the U.S.to resolve the trade war "is coming along nicely", said President Trump on Wednesday, although US tariffs could remain in force for some time to assure that China lives up to the terms of the deal. On Friday, Ch...

Texas man tests Petco’s ‘All leashed animals welcome’ policy with giant steer Texas man tests Petco’s ‘All leashed animals welcome’ policy with giant steer

Even though his specific weight is unknown, African Watusi bulls can weigh up to 1,600 pounds, according to Fox News . The giant watusi was very sweet and gentle as people stopped to pet him and pose for pictures. "We mean it when we say ALL leash...

Baby Cough Syrup Recalled Due to Bacterial Contamination Baby Cough Syrup Recalled Due to Bacterial Contamination

The maker of the syrup, Kingston Pharma, is recalling Lot KL180157 of its 2-fluid ounce (59 mL) bottles of "DG/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus". FDA says this syrup was distributed nationwide in Dollar General retail stores. Production of ...

Sainsbury's-Asda Pledge £1bn Of Price Cuts To Salvage Deal Sainsbury's-Asda Pledge £1bn Of Price Cuts To Salvage Deal

The CMA added that it would be "difficult for the companies to address the concerns it has identified". Following a meeting the CMA, Sainsbury's and Asda issued a statement on Tuesday that repeated their earlier opinion that they strongly disag...

European Union leaders offer Brexit delay but only if MPs back May's deal European Union leaders offer Brexit delay but only if MPs back May's deal

A petition calling for the Government to revoke Article 50 has had the highest volume of sign-ups on record, according to Parliament's official Petitions Committee. The British Parliament's petitions website crashed Thursday morning as over a million...

Ex-president arrested over corruption Ex-president arrested over corruption

The 78-year-old was held in the city of Sao Paulo, according to broadcaster Globo News. Temer himself repeatedly denied any wrongdoing. His arrest has since been imminent, as he no longer has the legal protections enjoyed by a sitting president.

Corbyn calls for compromise to avoid no-deal Brexit

As the press questioned him, Mr Corbyn told them not to shout as he would call on them "fairly": "Wait, wait, wait". European Union leaders are expected to make a three-month Brexit delay sought by Mrs May today conditional on her being able to...

Volvo will add in-car sensors to prevent drunk driving Volvo will add in-car sensors to prevent drunk driving

Volvo says it will introduce driver-facing cameras on its next-generation SPA2 platform architecture beginning in the early 2020s. As for how the system will know when you're too drunk to be driving? Examples of this type of behavior include a l...

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