Tuesday October 15-th, 2019

Olive Garden announces new ‘Lifetime Pasta Pass’ Olive Garden announces new ‘Lifetime Pasta Pass’

The pass will be available to 24,000 diners for $100 a person and the first 50 people to complete their online transaction can "opt-in" for the lifetime version and upgrade for an extra $400. According to a representative from Olive Garden , the wai...

Opposition Presidential Candidate Leading in Argentina's Sunday Primaries Opposition Presidential Candidate Leading in Argentina's Sunday Primaries

With some 99 per cent of ballots counted, Alberto Fernandez , the main opposition candidate who has Kirchner as his running mate, took nearly 48 per cent of the vote to 32 per cent for Macri. Mauricio Macri on August 11. The primary marked the fir...

Chick-fil-A Launches New Mac & Cheese Nationwide Chick-fil-A Launches New Mac & Cheese Nationwide

Chick-fil-A in Rock Hill is celebrating Cow Appreciation Day Tuesday, where patrons can dress like a cow to get a free chicken sandwich, salad, wrap and other items. Chick-fil-A is one of the most profitable restaurant chains in the country, accord...

3 injured as Tesla goes up in flames & explodes on Moscow freeway 3 injured as Tesla goes up in flames & explodes on Moscow freeway

Two small explosions occurred within a few seconds of each other. Tretyakov said was driving at around 100 km (62 miles) per hour - the speed limit - when the vehicle crashed on its left side into the stationary tow truck that he had not noticed.

RBS to appoint Alison Rose as CEO in coming weeks RBS to appoint Alison Rose as CEO in coming weeks

Rose's career at RBS began in the early 1990s, and her rapid ascent through its ranks finally landed her the job as McEwan's deputy chief at the lender's ring-fenced bank, NatWest Holdings, in December. Mark Bailie, a former RBS chief operating offic...

China sets yuan midpoint weaker than 7 for second time this week China sets yuan midpoint weaker than 7 for second time this week

Frankfurt, Shanghai and Sydney also retreated. The yuan eased against the dollar in offshore trade on Wednesday after the People's Bank of China set its official midpoint not much firmer than its previous close. Since then, the trade war between th...

Hong Kong Protests Continue After Police Announce 16 Arrests Overnight Hong Kong Protests Continue After Police Announce 16 Arrests Overnight

Protesters surround banners that translate to "Those charge to the street on today is courageous!" and "Release all the detainees!" during a sit-in rally at the arrival section of Hong Kong's global airport. Young people have been at the forefront,...

United Kingdom economy shrinks amid Brexit uncertainty United Kingdom economy shrinks amid Brexit uncertainty

PwC senior economist Mike Jakeman said Britain's economy was "stalling", with the Brexit crisis and the uncertain global outlook leaving the economy on a "knife-edge" for the third quarter. Traders in currency markets appeared to reflect that conce...

Hong Kong police demonstrate water cannon as protests linger Hong Kong police demonstrate water cannon as protests linger

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. shares tumbled to their lowest levels in a decade as China hit out at the airline after its employees joined anti-Beijing protests in Hong Kong. Think your friends would be interested? It warned any staff members inv...

AMD launches 2nd-gen Epyc processors AMD launches 2nd-gen Epyc processors

AMD said on Thursday that Google is using its second-generation EPYC server chip in Google's internal data centers and that Google will offer it to external developers as part of its cloud computing offerings later this year. Intel practically monop...

United Nations panel says humans must change land management United Nations panel says humans must change land management

The UN Climate Action Summit will take place in New York City on 23 September 2019, to increase ambition and accelerate action on the global climate emergency and support the rapid implementation of the Paris Climate Change Agreement . Kiyoto Tanabe...

China fixes yuan above 7 per Dollars for first time since 2008 China fixes yuan above 7 per Dollars for first time since 2008

This is known as the onshore yuan , whereas the less restrictive exchange rate used outside mainland China is known as the offshore yuan. However, he emphasized that it would not immediately replace fiat currency . His rhetoric has led to speculati...

Huawei to continue challenging constitutionality of US ban Huawei to continue challenging constitutionality of US ban

However, China has warned India that Indian companies in China will be in trouble if the country blocks Huawei from doing business after heeding the advice of the United States. Huawei said it will continue to challenge the constitutionality of the b...

Highlights of Mukesh Ambani's speech at Reliance Industries AGM and live updates Highlights of Mukesh Ambani's speech at Reliance Industries AGM and live updates

While Jio GigaFiber is undergoing trials in several cities, Mukesh Ambani could today announce the official launch date across 1,600 cities in India. While Jio Phone comes at a refundable deposit of ₹1,500, the 4G capable Jio Phone 2 model is pri...

President Trump says United States `not ready` to make trade deal with China President Trump says United States `not ready` to make trade deal with China

The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday labeled China a currency manipulator , hours after China let the yuan drop through a key support level to its lowest point in more than a decade. Adding to the pressure, China's economic growth slowed to 6.2% i...

Disney to Bundle Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+ at Popular Netflix Price Disney to Bundle Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+ at Popular Netflix Price

The direct-to-customer division reported revenue of $3.86 Billion in the period, with operating losses surging from $168 Million to $553 Million. All of this shows how much the media giant is willing to sacrifice to take on Netflix and beat it at i...

Chase Bank Forgives All Credit Card Debt for Customers in Canada Chase Bank Forgives All Credit Card Debt for Customers in Canada

This week, Chase gave its Canadian credit card customers the "bit of a windfall, eh" they've always dreamed of by erasing their remaining debt as the bank completes its exit from the Great White North's credit card business. "When I got the card, I...

PG&E sees billions more in wildfire costs in 2019 PG&E sees billions more in wildfire costs in 2019

The loss was mostly due to a $3.9 billion pretax charge for estimated third-party claims stemming from 2017 Northern California wildfires and the 2018 Camp fire, which the utility has acknowledged may have been ignited by its equipment. "We recognize...

FedEx Terminates Its Ground Delivery Business with Online Retail Giant Amazon FedEx Terminates Its Ground Delivery Business with Online Retail Giant Amazon

FedEx previously had warned in the month of June that the ongoing trade dispute between US-China and it cutting ties with Amazon may affect its 2020 fiscal performance. Walmart and Target will have plenty of packages for FedEx to deliver. Acco...

Select Apple customers are now signing up for the Apple Card Select Apple customers are now signing up for the Apple Card

By then, iPhone users should be able to apply for the card using the Wallet app. Some Apple Cards are available already. The bank behind the Apple Card , Goldman Sachs , has reportedly been approving applicants with "subprime" credit scor...

Ryanair's Irish pilots back industrial action over pay Ryanair's Irish pilots back industrial action over pay

Members of United Kingdom pilots' union Balpa are planning a 48-hour strike from 00:01 on 22 August until 23:59 on 23 August, and a 72-hour strike from 00:01 on 2 September until 23.59 on 4 September. "The result of Forsa's ballot shows that less tha...

Ford Motor Recall 2020 Ford Explorer And Lincoln Aviator Vehicles Ford Motor Recall 2020 Ford Explorer And Lincoln Aviator Vehicles

Specifically, it's missing part of the manual park release cover, which the Detroit Free Press notes "is not a minor issue". Most of the affected crossovers are sitting on dealer lots, Ford says. The Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards do requ...

International Monetary Fund contradicts Trump: China hasn't manipulated its currency International Monetary Fund contradicts Trump: China hasn't manipulated its currency

The world's two largest economies are locked in a tariff war over US allegations that China is stealing trade secrets and forcing foreign companies to hand over sensitive technology. "I'm not ready so fast". According to analysts with Eurasia Gro...

China Currency War? What You Need To Know China Currency War? What You Need To Know

When China buys up lots of dollars, it makes the US currency more expensive relative to the yuan, meaning the Chinese currency becomes weaker.Still, the USA complained but did not declare China to be a currency manipulator. "The perception was that C...

Bayer reportedly proposes $8.0bn Roundup settlement Bayer reportedly proposes $8.0bn Roundup settlement

Bayer , the world's largest seed and pesticides company by sales, bought Monsanto in a $63 billion deal a year ago and inherited thousands of lawsuits over Roundup. The initial unfavourable court rulings in the first three glyphosate cases, heard in ...

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