Tuesday August 20-th, 2019

Love lipstick? Get free, discounted lip products on National Lipstick Day Love lipstick? Get free, discounted lip products on National Lipstick Day

While National Lipstick Day is for sure one of those made-up holidays to sell things, it can have some pretty great deals attached to it that you shouldn't ignore. Macy's customers will also receive a complimentary cosmetic bag and lip-shaped tube sq...

No long-term impact of FDA crack down on Curaleaf's CBD marketing No long-term impact of FDA crack down on Curaleaf's CBD marketing

The agency has said it recognizes the "potential opportunities that cannabis or cannabis-derived compounds could offer and acknowledge the significant interest in these possibilities" and is now looking into regulatory "pathways" for marketing of p...

BMW Launches The X7 SUV In India, Priced At INR 98.90 Lakh BMW Launches The X7 SUV In India, Priced At INR 98.90 Lakh

The 2019 BMW 7 Series 745Le xDrive has a claimed fuel efficiency of 39.5kmpl. The most interesting version of the 2019 BMW 7-Series is the BMW 745Le xDrive, which is the plug-in hybrid model. A 10.2-inch BlueRay two tiltable units are an excel...

Turkey's Central Bank lowers interest rates 425 bps Turkey's Central Bank lowers interest rates 425 bps

Morten Lund, analyst at Nordea Markets, points out that the CBRT has cut its benchmark rate with 425 bp, cementing Nordea's view that the central bank has never been truly independent under Erdogan's reign . Previous year he already announced that h...

Why The Hottest Day Of The Year Causes Train Disruption Why The Hottest Day Of The Year Causes Train Disruption

Jonny Wiseman, customer experience director for London Northwestern Railway, said: "Extreme heat causes issues on the track and we are taking sensible precautions with our service in order to keep the railway moving". LNER warned that many of its tra...

"China can issue its own Libra" according to Huawei's CEO

The view on cryptocurrencies in China has changed radically since 2017, when the country infamously "banned" Bitcoin and ICOs. China figures to be a huge user base for Facebook's currency and they stand to lose a lot of that user base if Chin...

Man surprises wife with an Amazon Prime package birthday cake Man surprises wife with an Amazon Prime package birthday cake

So, her husband Mac knew exactly what kind of birthday present would bring her that same joy. Their creation had a strip of packing tape running down its center with the signature "Amazon Prime" logo on it, and even including a USPS priority mail s...

Equifax settlement: How to file a claim for $125 right now Equifax settlement: How to file a claim for $125 right now

Even if you do not file a claim, you are eligible for at least seven years of free help from Equifax with recovering from identity theft and starting in 2020 "all US consumers can get 6 free credit reports per year for 7 years from the Equifax w...

Taco seasoning sold at Walmart recalled Taco seasoning sold at Walmart recalled

The recall includes 1-ounce packages of Great Value Mild Taco Seasoning Mix with best used by dates of 07/08/21 and 07/09/21 and 1.25-ounce packages of H-E-B Taco Seasoning Mix Reduce Sodium with best used by dates of 07/11/21 and 07/15/21.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson rules out election before October 31 Prime Minister Boris Johnson rules out election before October 31

That means he may have to go back to the country to get a mandate to take the United Kingdom out without a deal. "I don't think that's where we will end up". The trans-Pennine route is expected to cut journey times and provide additional capacity f...

Twitter profits surge, user base sees growth Twitter profits surge, user base sees growth

Shares in Twitter rallied 11 percent in morning trade following the release. The group's quarterly revenue rose by 18% year-on-year to $841 million, beating analysts' forecasts of $829 million, as total advertising revenue rose by 21% to $727 m...

Japan may downgrade S. Korea’s preferred nation status in August Japan may downgrade S. Korea’s preferred nation status in August

Tokyo also announced plans to drop South Korea from its list of countries allowed preferential trade status, pending "public comments" and Cabinet approval. A bipartisan delegation of Korean lawmakers to Washington. met with their counterparts from t...

Apple Card could launch in August, report says Apple Card could launch in August, report says

Users will be able to apply for the Apple Card via Apple's Wallet app in iOS. Apple and Goldman split up responsibilities for the project. Though Apple asked for changes in that instance, it doesn't seem like they were big enough to warrant delay...

RBA's Lowe defends inflation target's effectiveness RBA's Lowe defends inflation target's effectiveness

There have been calls for the RBA to lower the target given inflation has been running stubbornly below 2% for the last few years. However, the longevity of commodity prices and property market stability, as well as the effectiveness of the recent...

Warren Buffett charity lunch in limbo after crypto promoter issues apology Warren Buffett charity lunch in limbo after crypto promoter issues apology

The article points out that it is unknown how he managed to make it out of China, considering that Sun may have took advantage of some loopholes in the law. Sun denied all allegations. Edwards also mentioned that Sun came to San Francisco in mid-fa...

Gold Deal No Longer Needed for European Central Banks as Sell-Offs End

Central banks agreed to coordinate transactions to keep the price from swinging excessively. "When it was introduced, the agreement contributed to balanced conditions in the gold market by providing transparency regarding the intentions of central ba...

Australian antitrust body wants to closely monitor Google, Facebook Australian antitrust body wants to closely monitor Google, Facebook

In April, journalism academic Professor Peter Fray - co-director of the Centre for Media Transition at the University of Technology Sydney - told 10 daily that social media platforms had "weaponised fake news". The ACCC has also again recommended unf...

Ford showcases electric F-150's capabilities Ford showcases electric F-150's capabilities

Next, all cars get loaded with regular, gasoline-burning Ford F-150s (42 total). This spring, Musk-who is never shy about boasting-claimed on the podcast "Ride the Lightning" that Tesla's all-electric pickup "will be a better truck than an F-150 ...

Private equity firm to buy United Kingdom defense company in $5 billion deal Private equity firm to buy United Kingdom defense company in $5 billion deal

Cobham employs about 10,000 people, including at sites in Didcot in Oxfordshire, Newmarket in Suffolk; Marlow in Buckinghamshire and Leatherhead in Surrey, and has customers and partners in more than 100 countries. The price of 165 pence a share rep...

Chevron Cleared to Stay in Venezuela Chevron Cleared to Stay in Venezuela

The Treasury Department renewed the licence through October 25 for Chevron, the last US oil company operating in OPEC member Venezuela. The United States imposed heavy sanctions on Venezuela early this year in an effort to force out socialist Pre...

Asia Gold-Consumers turn sellers after prices rally, silver shines Asia Gold-Consumers turn sellers after prices rally, silver shines

Gold prices had fallen by Rs. 250 per 10 grams on Tuesday. Silver coins were in good demand and traded higher by Rs 1,000 at Rs 85,000 for buying and Rs 86,000 for selling of 100 pieces, respectively. Investor focus shifted to the European Centra...

North Korea's Kim says missile launch a warning to South Korean 'warmongers' North Korea's Kim says missile launch a warning to South Korean 'warmongers'

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., July 26, 2019. Rodong Sinmun complained that the Japanese "reactionaries", incensed with South Korea , have also urged stricter adherence to global...

Euro Higher After ECB Surprise Euro Higher After ECB Surprise

U.S. Treasuries were steady after yields briefly inched higher following the U.S. Commerce Department's better-than-expected GDP report. "The market had gotten ahead of itself with expectations for rate cuts, and now we are starting to correct this...

Victoria's Secret Launches Probe Into a Pedophile Associate Victoria's Secret Launches Probe Into a Pedophile Associate

L Brands' decision regarding the financier charged with sex trafficking was announced Thursday . He has pleaded not guilty . L Brands' spokesperson said the board of directors has "engaged outside counsel to conduct a thorough review" at their...

American Airlines annual profit to take $400 million hit from MAX cancellations American Airlines annual profit to take $400 million hit from MAX cancellations

The airline has had preliminary talks with Boeing on compensation for damages due to the groundings, but "We have not reached any conclusions regarding these matters, and no amounts from Boeing have been included in our second quarter results", he ...

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