Tuesday August 20-th, 2019

American Eagle stores will start selling cannabis-based CBD lotions American Eagle stores will start selling cannabis-based CBD lotions

From time to time, investors may need to decide when to sell a victor. Regarding capital expenditures, it is imperative to mention that American Eagle spent $37 million in the fiscal first quarter. American Eagle owned 800 stores in the U.S.as of...

AT&T will introduce automatic blocking for robocalls 'over the coming months' AT&T will introduce automatic blocking for robocalls 'over the coming months'

Carriers can enable robocall blocking "as long as their customers are informed and have the opportunity to opt out of the blocking", the FCC said at the time. Call Protect has been available since 2016 but only if customers opted in to it. AT&...

Virgin Orbit successfully drops rocket from plane over Mojave Desert Virgin Orbit successfully drops rocket from plane over Mojave Desert

The company's "air launch" system involves a modified Boeing 747 that carries the rocket tens of thousands of feet into the air, where it is then released as part of an overall system aiming to take satellites into space. Such air-launch systems ar...

Eat Smart kale salad bags recalled due to possible listeria contamination Eat Smart kale salad bags recalled due to possible listeria contamination

According to the CFIA, food contaminated with Listeria bacteria may not appear or smell spoiled, but it can still make you seriously ill. If you think you became sick from consuming it, call your doctor. The recall was triggered after test results in...

7-Eleven Day: How to get a free Slurpee on Thursday 7-Eleven Day: How to get a free Slurpee on Thursday

Also on Thursday, you can take advantage of $1 Big Bite hot dogs, pizza slices and cherry Slurpee drink-flavored cookies. However, you can actually get two free ones this year. 7Rewards members will also find an additional offer for $1 Nashville hot ...

CannTrust Stock Plunges On Audit Citing Non-compliance, Cannabis Inventory Being Held CannTrust Stock Plunges On Audit Citing Non-compliance, Cannabis Inventory Being Held

The CannTrust Pelham facility has a total of 12 growing rooms. Improving the Quality and Compliance function at the Company has been a priority for senior leadership. Canadian cannabis producer CannTrust is warning customers to expect product sho...

Rupee spurts 25 paise to 68.33 against dollar on Fed boost Rupee spurts 25 paise to 68.33 against dollar on Fed boost

A weak trend at the domestic equity markets and global trade tensions also kept sentiment subdued, traders said. At 9.15 am, the currency was traded at 68.33 a dollar, up 0.36% from its previous close of 68.57. Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) ...

Telstra outage brings down Eftpos and ATMs across Australia Telstra outage brings down Eftpos and ATMs across Australia

There is still no clarification around the cause of the outages or an ETA on when the problems may be resolved. The ANZ has now also confirmed it's affected. CommBank is also advising not to call if you are now having issues. The bank said that i...

Bentley EXP 100 GT revealed Bentley EXP 100 GT revealed

But rather than revisiting the past, the company is looking toward the future with the electric , autonomous EXP 100 GT concept. The cabin, surfaced in a mix of leather, reclaimed wood with copper inlays, wool (yes, wool ), and aluminium, is ...

USA 'concern' over French plan to tax tech giants USA 'concern' over French plan to tax tech giants

The tax is set to raise hundreds of millions of euros by targeting Google and Facebook . The Trump administration said Wednesday that it would investigate whether France's planned tax on technology companies amounts to unfair trade practice...

New Zealand plans BEV subsidies & Carbon dioxide tariffs New Zealand plans BEV subsidies & Carbon dioxide tariffs

Heavy-polluting gas guzzlers could soon be slapped with an import fee, with the revenue going towards subsidising clean, green vehicles. "The proposed clean auto discount scheme, where vehicles attract either a rebate or penalty at point of sale de...

Volkswagen Beetle goes out of production Volkswagen Beetle goes out of production

Instead, the massive new plant in what was then countryside east of Hanover turned out military vehicles, using forced laborers from all over Europe under miserable conditions. Introduced to America as the Type 1, Volkswagen sold almost five million ...

Fed chief calls for Facebook to halt Libra project until concerns addressed Fed chief calls for Facebook to halt Libra project until concerns addressed

In his prepared remarks, Powell made no mention of the president's criticism. The Dow executed a sudden recovery on Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell appeared to signal that the United States central bank will capitulate to ...

EasyJet plane crashes into KLM jet at Amsterdam airport EasyJet plane crashes into KLM jet at Amsterdam airport

In a statement, easyJet said: "EasyJet can confirm that two aircraft made contact during pushback from stand, one of which was easyJet flight EJU8868 from Amsterdam to London Gatwick". Passengers were left stuck on the plane while an investig...

Toyota Announces New SUV For America, Will Be Built In Alabama Toyota Announces New SUV For America, Will Be Built In Alabama

Kay Ivey said today. A Toyota logo is displayed at the 89th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland March 5, 2019. Toyota already makes the Corolla at its plant in Mississippi. However, Corolla sales in the United States fell from ...

EUR/USD Attempts Recovery Ahead of Powell's Testimony EUR/USD Attempts Recovery Ahead of Powell's Testimony

Earlier rounds of USA tariffs on trading partners including China had been dismissed as of little macroeconomic importance, with the Fed in early May still anticipating its policy rate would remain unchanged for the rest of the year. Shares in Europe...

Starbucks Pours New Tie-Dye Frappuccino Starbucks Pours New Tie-Dye Frappuccino

That means if you want to get your hands on the seasonal sipper, you better get to your local Starbucks ASAP. Starbucks released a new Tie-Dye Frappuccino for summer on Wednesday. The cost for a grande Tie-Dye Frappuccino at a Central Massachus...

The CBO Weighs in on the Fight for $15 The CBO Weighs in on the Fight for $15

According to the CBO, a $15 minimum wage would amount to an average increase of 5.3% in income for families below the poverty threshold, lifting, on net, roughly 1.3 million people out of poverty. "The benefits vastly outweigh any costs", Scott said...

Confidence increasing for tropical development impacting Louisiana Confidence increasing for tropical development impacting Louisiana

Forecasters said the weather disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico is expected to become a hurricane on Friday. Water temperatures in the northern Gulf of Mexico are in the middle to upper 80s F. Some computer guidance models are suggesting this storm ...

Company recalls hamburger, hot dog buns sold in multiple states Company recalls hamburger, hot dog buns sold in multiple states

They were sold in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. The company discovered the plastic cont...

Gatwick Airport flights suspended over air traffic control issue Gatwick Airport flights suspended over air traffic control issue

Flights at Gatwick Airport were suspended for about two hours due to what it says was an issue in its control tower. Colin Franks, who was due to board an EasyJet flight to Palma, Spain, at 18:00 said he was "trapped between the boarding gate and...

Federal Reserve chairman signals cut in U.S. interest rates Federal Reserve chairman signals cut in U.S. interest rates

But relentless pressure from President Trump for a rate cut could complicate matters for a Fed that prizes its independence. The Federal Reserve Act allows for Fed governors to be removed - but only "for cause" and not policy differences .

Economy set to avoid second quarter contraction as vehicle production revs up Economy set to avoid second quarter contraction as vehicle production revs up

Auto manufacturers in Britain brought forward their annual summer maintenance shutdowns to April to help dodge potential disruption in the aftermath of the original March 29 Brexit deadline, which has now been pushed back to October. "Despite thi...

Deutsche Bank begins cutting 18000 jobs Deutsche Bank begins cutting 18000 jobs

The cash equities unit ranked 10th in the region. The cost of credit protection on the bank's riskiest debt fell 13 basis points to its lowest level since March, according to ICE Data Services. Convinced the bank could no longer afford to wait for a ...

EU Summer Forecasts: EU Commission slashed 2020 Eurozone GDP growth forecast EU Summer Forecasts: EU Commission slashed 2020 Eurozone GDP growth forecast

Moscovici noted that the growth seen during the first quarter of this year was "vigorous", but was based on temporary factors, including the good sales of new vehicles, stockpiling in the United Kingdom ahead of the original Brexit date (29 March), ...

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