Wednesday July 15-th, 2020

Aurora Cannabis shares fall after chief corporate officer Battley steps down Aurora Cannabis shares fall after chief corporate officer Battley steps down

Allianz Asset Management GmbH now owns 425,135 shares of the information services provider's stock valued at $9,034,000 after buying an additional 367,159 shares during the period. chief executive Bruce Linton, who was sacked in July from the company...

Mazda recalling 35,000 vehicles over faulty emergency brake system Mazda recalling 35,000 vehicles over faulty emergency brake system

This particular issue isn't due to an actual physical issue with the auto, but rather due to what Mazda describes as "incorrect programming" in the SBS control software. Although the affected Mazda3 vehicles with later build dates only need to reprog...

Sriracha hot sauce recall over 'exploding' bottle fears Sriracha hot sauce recall over 'exploding' bottle fears

It has advised for anyone who has bought the product to not open the bottle if it feels bloated. The product was recalled earlier in the month in Europe and the US due to the same issue. For more information, consumers can contact the number 0412 0...

Bruce Lee's daughter sues fast food chain over image use Bruce Lee's daughter sues fast food chain over image use

Ltd., demanding that the company immediately stop using an image in its logo that, according to the lawsuit, resembles Bruce Lee. Lee, 50, has reportedly asked the restaurant chain to cease using Bruce Lee's image, clarify to media outlets that i...

Trader Joe’s recalls egg salad, potato salad for possible listeria contamination Trader Joe’s recalls egg salad, potato salad for possible listeria contamination

On Monday, it was announced that Almark Foods was voluntarily recalling all of its hard-boiled eggs produced out of Gainesville, including all retail, pillow pack, pouch pack, frozen diced and protein kit products, according to a statement from t...

The day after Christmas is a busy day for retailers The day after Christmas is a busy day for retailers

December 26th is one of the most popular shopping days of the year. Returns are expected to peak this holiday season on January 2 at 1.9 million. This holiday season, returns are expected to peak January 2 at 1.9 million - a 26% increase from a y...

Area Starbucks stores to host Pop-Up Parties with free beverages Area Starbucks stores to host Pop-Up Parties with free beverages

But although the holidays are coming to a close, Starbucks is making it easier and cheaper to stay full of cheer (and caffeine) for the final days of 2019. The Pop-Up Parties will last from 1-2 p.m. local time. Starbucks says it will host more th...

Amazon workforce surges by 250000 for 'record-breaking' holiday spree Amazon workforce surges by 250000 for 'record-breaking' holiday spree

Mastercard Spending Pulse says sales climbed 3.4% this holiday season, with online sales up 18.8%. Products from Carhartt, AmazonBasics, and Champion also topped Amazon carts. Independent third-party sellers also got in on the action as unit sales wo...

The electric Rivian R1T pickup spins like a tank The electric Rivian R1T pickup spins like a tank

Amazon , which has relationships and deals across the auto industry, led a $700 million investment round in Rivian in February. In September 2019, Cox Automotive announced that it invested $350 million in Rivian, and the companies have plans to col...

2 women sue Frontier Airlines over alleged sexual assaults by passengers 2 women sue Frontier Airlines over alleged sexual assaults by passengers

The category-action federal swimsuit filed in Denver claims that the funds provider both didn't have or did not comply with insurance policies on responding to sexual assaults , the Denver Submit reported Tuesday. The other woman who has sued Fronti...

Gold establishes a foothold above the US$1500 mark Gold establishes a foothold above the US$1500 mark

According to Huxley, the Federal Reserve's signal that there will be no more interest rate hikes this year has helped boost the outlook for gold and other metals. Palladium was also higher. "China trade friction with many unsolved issues, then ther...

Switzerland’s Credit Suisse confirms snooping on 2nd manager Switzerland’s Credit Suisse confirms snooping on 2nd manager

Credit Suisse on Monday admitted it was behind instructions to carry out surveillance on a second executive, after dismissing a previous similar incident as an "isolated event". Another former Credit Suisse employee, Colleen Graham , alleges she was...

What's open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day What's open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

If it's December 25 and you burned the turkey, need some coffee, or have to pick up something at the pharmacy, all is not lost. The last-minute shopping countdown has begun and while some stores extended hours leading up to Christmas, like Kohl's...

Emirates Airline president Clark to retire-memo Emirates Airline president Clark to retire-memo

The news was revealed in an internal memo sent by Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chairman and CEO of Emirates Airline and Group to staff. "Through wars, economic recessions, disasters natural or manmade, and various industry upheavals, Tim has ...

Sony can't build smartphone camera sensors fast enough Sony can't build smartphone camera sensors fast enough

In fact, Sony's image sensors have apparently become so popular that Shimuzu says even the expanded capacity might not be enough to meet demand. We have to apologize to the customers because we just can't do enough. In October, the company raised it...

This Week: New home sales, durable orders, holiday sales This Week: New home sales, durable orders, holiday sales

Orders in October were lowered to a 0.2% gain from the prior estimate of an 0.5% increase. Orders for total transportation equipment fell 5.9% in November. Orders for machinery also registered a large drop, falling by 1.6% on the month to $32.42bn. T...

Fog snarls flights at Chicago's O'Hare, Midway airports Fog snarls flights at Chicago's O'Hare, Midway airports

Weather service meteorologist Mark Ratzer said visibility at Chicago's airports was less than a quarter of a mile (400 meters) in some parts. Dense fog will remain in most of the Chicago area for the next two hours before it is cleared, the Natio...

U.S. Stocks Tick Lower Ahead of Christmas Holiday U.S. Stocks Tick Lower Ahead of Christmas Holiday

Stocks closed modestly higher on Wall Street Monday, extending the major indexes' milestone-shattering run. Health care and communication services stocks also helped pull the indexes lower. Among individual movers, Advanced Micro Devices Inc rose...

Trump Administration Urged to Take Tougher Action Against North Korea Trump Administration Urged to Take Tougher Action Against North Korea

In an interview with news site Axios published Monday, Bolton also said he thinks the Trump administration does not really intend to stop Pyongyang from becoming a legitimate nuclear power capable of firing missiles at other countries, otherwise "i...

Donald Trump says he and Xi Jinping will sign a trade deal Donald Trump says he and Xi Jinping will sign a trade deal

The good news in US President Trump announcing that the deal with China may be signed soon has been superseded by a Reuters news that stated that Xi had accused the United States of interfering in its internal affairs. Text of the 86-page agree...

George Osborne compares Boris Johnson to Dr Jekyll and Hyde character George Osborne compares Boris Johnson to Dr Jekyll and Hyde character

In contrast, Corbyn, in what will surely be his last Christmas message as a Labor leader, reflected with regret on his catastrophic defeat while expressing his hope for a "better world". "But our communities are built on generosity and the solidarity...

Parent Company of Hawaiian Telcom Purchased for $2.6 Billion Parent Company of Hawaiian Telcom Purchased for $2.6 Billion

The acquisition price of Dollars 10.50 per share represents a 36 percent premium to the closing price of USD 7.72 on 20 December and an 84 percent premium to the 60-day volume weighted average price. The company is working on an upgrade to its networ...

QVC founder Joseph Segel dies at 88 QVC founder Joseph Segel dies at 88

Segel was born in Philadelphia on January 9, 1831. He started his career as a marketing teacher at the Wharton School when he was only 20 years old. Now, the channel reaches 380 million homes throughout the world, according to a press release from th...

BMW under United States probe over sales reporting practices BMW under United States probe over sales reporting practices

BMW has since clarified this report's accuracy. Mercedes has owned bragging rights the last three years, but BMW leads by fewer than 3,300 units this year through November. Sales "punching" can be when a dealer, sometimes at the behest of an automa...

Tesla Rival Gets $1.3 Billion Boost, Including Cash From Amazon Tesla Rival Gets $1.3 Billion Boost, Including Cash From Amazon

In September, e-commerce giant Amazon contracted the startup to produce 100,000 all-electric delivery vans over 10 years. The fresh funding, together with previous investments in the company announced this year, have helped assure that Rivia...

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