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Treatment centre for cryptocurrency addicts opens in the Scottish Borders

Read Castle Craig Hospital's full treatment protocol here . It provides excitement and an escape from reality. Bitcoin , for example, was actively traded, maki...


Amazon blocks Australia from global sites over tax

In an email to customers on Thursday, the store said from July 1 Australian customers will be re-directed from Amazon .com to Amazon.com.au "as a result of cha...


Italy's 5-Star, League chiefs meet, still seeking economy minister

The president was due to meet Cottarelli at 1130 am (0930 GMT). But Cottarelli, whom Mattarella brought in as a stop-gap prime minister, was quoted by ANSA ...


Someone put the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion on sale on Craigslist

Steve Kean, chairman and chief executive of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd., said the deal represents the best opportunity to complete the expansion project. Ca...


US hits EU, Canada and Mexico with steel, aluminum tariffs

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, who pushed the steel and NAFTA issues during her meeting on Tuesday in Washington with USA trade czar Robert Lighthi...


SIA to launch world's longest commercial flights on Oct 11

Singapore Airlines will launch the world's longest non-stop flight route in October with a plane that offers no economy class seating. Flights will cover a d...


Tesla Model 3 firmware update shortens braking distance by 20 feet

Most prominently, CR found that the Model 3's stopping distance during emergency brake testing - when traveling at a speed of 60 miles per hour - checked in a...


Tesla Model 3 gets Consumer Reports recommendation after braking fix

Later, the auto was re-instated by Consumer Reports as a top-rated ultra-luxury sedan after consumers said its reliability had improved , and it updated it...


U.S. announces 25% new tariffs on Chinese tech goods

They included Under Secretary of Agriculture Ted McKinney, the U.S. Trade Representative's chief agricultural negotiator, Gregg Doud and Commerce Department Dep...


Federal government will purchase Trans Mountain pipeline for $4.5B

If Canada takes on the project, Export Development Canada would finance it through a newly established Crown corporation - an approach officials say would hel...


The mother of all thunderstorms: London illuminated by 'intense' lightning

London was affected most dramatically, but there were incidents all over the country, with almost 1,000 households left without power in the Midlands - due mai...


Euro near multi-month low as Italian crisis deepens

The yield on 10-year Italian government bonds increased significantly as investors, spooked by the political uncertainty, dropped them in favor of safer assets....


Fuel prices in India have not been slashed

The company slashed petrol and diesel prices by 60 paise and 56 paise, respectively, at 6 am in the morning in line with the daily routine of informing price ...


Tesla on autopilot crashes into parked police SUV in Laguna Beach

The police SUV ended up with its two passenger-side wheels on a pavement. There have been a handful of crashes involving Teslas on autopilot. including a fa...


Digital License Plates Could Track Your Car’s Every Move

According to The Sacramento Bee , dealerships are expected to offer the plate for $699. The electronic plates employ technology developed for e-book readers, ...


Trump Moves Ahead With Tariffs and Other Trade Sanctions Against China

The Chinese government urged President Donald Trump to come back to the negotiating table after the White House announced that the U.S. would move forward ...


Pret-A-Manger workers to receive $1,300 bonuses after sale

Pret, known for its freshly-made sandwiches, salads and wraps, has 530 shops - including 381 in the United Kingdom and 92 in the United States - and group reven...


Feds Say Your Internet Router May Be Infected With Russian Malware

According to a new report from Global News , the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced Friday that Russian hackers have created a malware system which has...


Starbucks to close Tuesday afternoon for racial bias training

Employees will talk about their own experiences, and watch a film about bias. "It's quite expensive", Schultz told reporters Tuesday. "This is an investme...


Oil prices fall as supply from top three producers set to rise

The analyst said such a scenario remained " entirely possible ". Brent now commands its largest premium over USA futures in more than three years, meaning U...


Service dog gives birth to 8 puppies at Tampa Airport gate

The service dog went into labor right as gate agents called for boarding. - It's not exactly airmail, but a very special delivery just wrapped up at Tampa Int...


Doug Ford says he'll release fully costed platform before the election

He now says he has never paid for another person's membership, which would be a violation of party rules, but he doesn't deny that his is the voice heard on t...


No winning ticket for Friday night's $60 million Lotto Max jackpot

If no one wins on Friday, another record-high prize could be broken with more Maxmillions being offered. One Maxmillions prize, worth $333,333.40, was sold in...


Oil slumps as Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation mull output boost

So far, OPEC had said it saw no need to ease output restrictions despite concerns among consuming nations that the price rally could undermine demand. "We're ...


The Expanse revived by Amazon for season 4 following fan outrage

The series, which was previously hosted on Syfy in the U.S. and Netflix outside the United States (except New Zealand, where it's shown on Sky), had a cult fo...


Travel Experts Say Plan Ahead This Memorial Day Weekend

Those prices reportedly began to climb back up after crashing in 2015 thanks to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) oil cartel teaming ...


'Not Good Enough': NAB Says Sorry For Banking Meltdown

The bank has pointed to a problem in its Melbourne mainframe system as the cause of the outage. Lasting four hours, customers were denied access to banking ...


McDonald's out of buns in Rio de Janeiro as truckers strike

Unable to obtain fuel supply for city busses, officials in Latin America's largest city, São Paulo, announced bus fleets would be reduced by forty percent on Th...


Small offices, home offices should reboot routers

In obtaining the court order , the Justice Department said the hackers involved were in a group called Sofacy that answered to the Russian government . The ...


Fight erupts aboard American Airlines flight

There is a federal law that prohibits the airline from serving an intoxicated passenger. A midair dust-up between two men shocked passengers on board an Ameri...