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Latest climate change report predicts dire times for economy, environment

The authors of the report - which include scientists from NASA, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy - found that Northeast's c...


Spain rejects European Union offer to create separate declaration on Gibraltar after Brexit

Spain wants the future of the tiny territory at the tip of the Iberian Peninsula - ceded to Britain in 1713 but still claimed by Spain - to be a bilateral issue...


Black Friday deals lure United States shoppers, biggest sales gains online

Bargain shoppers took full advantage of Black Friday deals in Maryland. And analysts say Black Friday sales should be even bigger than a year ago. Happy Bla...


Tesla Opened Up Orders Of Model 3 For Chinese Customers

According to CNN the basic version of the Model S now costs 782,900 yuan ($113,000) - down from 849,900 yuan ($122,525) - while the most expensive version of th...


Lousiana Couple Finds Winning Lottery Ticket During Holiday Cleaning

While tidying up their house for company, they discovered the wayward ticket - worth a cool $1.2 million even after taxes. The drawing for the ticket was on Jun...


Next-generation SA-bound Range Rover Evoque revealed

The new Range Rover Evoque is also the first Land Rover model to feature Smart Settings, a system which uses artificial intelligence algorithms to learn the...


Businesses open on Thanksgiving Day

And virtually each person in line had an identical answer when asked what brought them out on Thanksgiving Day. Additionally Adobe Analytics projected that the ...


Bomb Blast: At Least 25 Killed In Market , Report

Conflicting reports say that the blast occurred at a crowded open-air market in Orakzai district, leaving eight people dead and over 20 injured, according to Re...


Interest rates hiked for first time since 2016

South Africans are now grappling with unemployment of over 27%, tax rate increases, and record-high fuel prices which have piled pressure on consumer finances. ...


Chinese sites pull D&G goods over ‘racist’ ad

As the brand's representative, it's not right for Stefano Gabbana to act this way'. The outcry was worsened after derogatory comments about China and Chine...


Brexit deal gets the green light from European Union negotiators

The supposedly secret draft, which was quickly and widely leaked from Brussels, describes a close economic partnership free of tariffs or other trade barriers...


Canada Post warns of delivery delays until 2019 as labour dispute continues

Mike Palecek, national president of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, said the threat of back-to-work legislation undermines the chances of negotiated settl...


Nissan board fires chairman Carlos Ghosn - Japanese media

Prosecutors intercepted the Brazil-born tycoon Monday as he landed in Tokyo on a private jet, accusing him and another executive Greg Kelly of understating th...


Amtrak train breaks apart, leaves cars, passengers behind

In this photo provided by Chuck Reeves, passengers wait as they're transferred to another train after two cars were separated outside of Ravena, N.Y., on Novemb...


Dow falls 550 points, dragged down by Target and concerns over retail

The Nasdaq, heavily populated with technology stocks, is off close to 5 percent. London's FTSE 100 retreated 0.8 percent. Apple experienced the biggest loss...


Range Rover shows us 2019 Evoque in wireframe form

Just days before its global premiere on 22nd November, folks from JLR have placed numerous brightly-coloured 1:1 scale wire sculptures of the new model across L...


Louisiana couple finds $1.8 million lottery ticket while cleaning house

Winnings for draw-style lottery games like that one must be claimed within 180 days of the drawing, according to Kimberly Chopin, director of communications for...


More people expected to travel for Thanksgiving

About 1.7 million passengers will be traveling via train, bus and cruise ship. AAA defines the Thanksgiving holiday period as Wednesday, November 21 to Sunday...


Northern Irish kingmakers send UK PM May a warning over Brexit deal

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez of Spain, which has a long-standing claim on the British territory of Gibraltar, warned he would "vote no to Brexit unless there ar...


New ride-hailing rules actually protect taxi industry: group

Under the legislation introduced Monday, ride-hailing companies will be able to submit applications to the provincial Passenger Transportation Board in Septem...


Amazon Tells Customers Their Info Was Exposed Due to ‘Technical Error’

Online e-commerce platform Amazon has sent out emails today to some of its customers blaming a "technical error" for a data leak that exposed the email addres...


Ikea's main operator goes local; to create net 4000 jobs

Javier Quiñones, Ikea UK and Ireland retail manager, said the company needed to stay "relevant". But in the same period it said it could have to cut 7,500 oth...


Recreational Pot Shops Now Open For Business In Massachusetts

Customers were shuttled to Cultivate, the Leicester store, from a parking lot about a mile away as police kept a visible but low-key presence outside. "I'm prou...


Google Cloud names Kurian to replace CEO Greene

Greene, the current CEO of Google Cloud , will continue through January, working with Kurian to ensure a smooth transition and will remain a director on the bo...


Renault keeps Carlos Ghosn as CEO despite arrest in Japan

Ghosn has also served as chairman of automakers Renault , Mitsubishi , and Nissan separately, CEO of Renault, and chairman and CEO of an alliance among the ...


Apple chief says tougher data regulation is inevitable

Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed in an interview with Axios's Ina Fried and Mike Allen that he gets up before 4 a.m. on a daily basis. "It's not a ideal thing, b...


Apple reportedly cuts production orders for iPhone XS, XS Max and XR

Apple shocked investors a few weeks ago with a sales forecast for the Christmas quarter below Wall Street expectations, prompting certain suppliers to issue war...


Steve Carell as Jeff Bezos mocks Trump on 'SNL'

It probably was inevitable that Saturday Night Live would tackle the news that Amazon will be setting up shop in Long Island City and Arlington, Virginia....


Foster + Partners reveal "The Tulip" - A 305-metre London viewing platform

Despite its peak being a few feet lower than the Shard, designs suggest the Tulip will have a higher viewing platform than the UK's tallest building. If the p...


Theresa May to finalise Brexit deal in talks with EU

May's government relies for survival on the votes of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, which struck a deal a year ago to back the Conservatives on...