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United Kingdom may be entering full-blown recession, says budget watchdog

Boris Johnson has been dealt a massive blow in his quest to deliver Brexit after MPs overwhelming voted in favour of an amendment to stop the next leader from...


KLM Under Fire For Telling Breastfeeding Woman To Cover Up

Sky News is reporting that KLM told Ms Angel the Flight Attendant's request was in line with company policy. "Therefore, we may request a mother to cover hers...


Strong consumer business boosts Bank of America earnings

The bank joined JPMorgan, Wells Fargo and Citigroup Inc.in reporting sliding net interest margins compared with the previous quarter. Investor Conference Call...


Lotus Evija Electric Supercar To Take On Tesla Roadster 2020

This vehicle is not by change called a "hypercar", as it is capable to develop up to 2000 hp thanks to four electric motors and gain the top speed of 200 m...


Sterling extends falls on Brexit and economy fears

Adding to the pair's weakness could be no-deal Brexit threats that continue to dominate ever since Boris Johnson entered the race to the UK Prime Minister (PM...


France defiant as digital dispute set to tax G7 leaders

Facebook's Libra digital coin project can not go ahead in the form it has been presented so far, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Wednesday. Le ...


Amazon touts Prime Day 2019 as 'largest shopping event' in its history

The biggest Prime Day losers, according to Jumpshot, were Jet.com (down 79% to 2,900), Sears (down 50% to 14,300) and Lowe's (down 37% to 65,300). That makes ...


Google confirms its Viagogo advertising ban includes Australia

In a statement to Yahoo Finance , a Google spokesperson said people using the Google platform should have "an experience they can trust". "This is why we...


Facebook set for grilling on Libra cryptocurrency

House doesn't want to take any chances. While Facebook do not expect Calibra to make money at the outset, Marcus said the digital wallet is likely to driv...


S.Korea lowers policy rate amid worry about trade row with Japan

South Korea says the Japanese trade curbs could hurt its export-dependent economy and disrupt global supply chains, and plans to file a complaint with the World...


More Losses For Crude as Higher Than Expected Gasoline Stocks Reported

EDT [1509 GMT], while gasoline futures traded down 0.45 cent to $1.8867 a gallon. Brent crude LCOc1 futures were down 15 cents, or 0.2%, at $63.51 a barrel by...


Satisfy Your Taste Buds With National Hot Dog Day Deals

Meet the Queen of Wien: Janet Riley, former president of the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, now v-p of communications at Maple Leaf - and someone whos...


European Union adopts sanctions against Turkey for drilling off Cyprus

The measures include the suspension of high-level diplomatic contact between the European Union and Turkey , as well as negotiations on the Comprehensive Ai...


Article image Musk shows off progress on brain-machine interface

The company claims the system will eventually be capable of reading and writing vast amounts of information. But others were more concerned over the technolog...


Tesla raises base prices for Model S and Model X

The sedan Model S and the SUV Model X will now only be available in two versions: After the discontinuation of the "Standard Range" version, there will only...


Oil prices down on dwindling storm impact, Chinese data

Both contracts last week posted their biggest weekly gains in three weeks on cuts in USA oil production and diplomatic tensions in the Middle East. China's ...


Bitcoin tumbles as U.S. senators grill Facebook on crypto plans

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told a press conference today said the Treasury Department has "very serious concerns" that Libra could be used by money...


EU's Galileo satellites have been down for days

Theresa May told reporters at the G20 summit in Argentina previous year: "The European Commission decided that we would be barred from having full aspects of ...


Goldman Sachs traders buck Wall Street trend with revenue beat

Alera Investment Advisors LLC now owns 146 shares of the investment management company's stock worth $28,000 after purchasing an additional 61 shares during the...


Retail rivals crash Amazon's Prime Day party

Small- and medium-sized businesses selling on Amazon "far exceeded $1.5 billion in sales " during Prime Day 2018 . Now these bulbs are normally priced at arou...


The Best Prime Day 2019 Deals For Cord Cutters & Streamers

What are the best Prime Day speaker deals? The console includes one Dual Shock 4 wireless controller, however these are also on sale as part of Prime Day. Bea...


New air passenger protection regulations now in effect

Also beginning today, all communications, including tickets, from an airline must contain clear information on passenger rights and how to claim them. Advocac...


Thomas Cook nears package-tour business sell-off, shares crash 59%

The new money - which will be fresh capital as well as financing facilities - would be enough for Thomas Cook to trade over the upcoming winter season and giv...


Facebook to pay 5 bln dollars fine for privacy violations

That may take a while, as no one really knows how long the DoJ will take. Following news of the FTC's vote, Facebook stocks surged in after-hours trading....


Here’s What Mnuchin Just Said About Libra & Bitcoin

Facebook released the white paper for the Libra project in mid-June, outlining a stablecoin it hopes will be used as a low-priced method for routing paymen...


China's economy slows to the worst level in 27 years

Average new home prices in China's 70 major cities grew 0.6 per cent in June from a month earlier, easing from a 0.7 per cent gain in May, according to Reuters...


Amazon workers strike in Germany as Prime Day begins

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which may be used to detect undocumented immigrants and facilitate ICE deportation. Thousands of Amazon workers in ...


Amazon Prime Day: eBay just undercut Amazon with these £79 deals

Amazon's Prime Day is just six days away but you can still get a few deals earlier as a part of the early 2019 Prime Day promotion. In search of the best...


Asian shares, dollar brace for China GDP

Beijing has introduced measures this year to boost the economy , but they have not been enough to offset a domestic slowdown and softening overseas demand made...


Huawei plans extensive layoffs in U.S.; hundreds may be affected

Huawei has offered Chinese employees to return to China to pursue their careers, another source said. Two U.S. chipmakers who provide Huawei informed Scoops...