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Brexit: Ireland will not support removing backstop, says Coveney

But British lawmakers have rejected the Withdrawal Agreement three times with Brexiteer MPs blaming the backstop, which they argue would split up the United Kin...


Ex-Google engineer charged with stealing self-driving auto technology

He could be sentenced up to 10 years and fined $250,000 per count, $8.25 million altogether. The next hearing in the case will be held at the federal courthou...


China's central bank could launch cryptocurrency in several months

According to a Global Times report on August 28, China's central bank cryptocurrency is not planned to be distributed in November, despite the currency bein...


U.S. yield curve inverts further

Investors favored smaller company stocks a day after they fell sharply. Occidental Petroleum added 1.2%. Major stock indexes in Europe were broadly higher. Th...


Glass Cooktop RECALL. They'll Send You a New One

They ranged in price from $1,150-$2,500. After receiving 133 reports of glass cooktops turning on by themselves, Whirlpool has recalled more than 26,000 o...


Oil rises on hopes of easing US-China trade tension

For the tanker market, the trade barriers will curb U.S. oil exports to China, putting the once-booming trade in jeopardy and shaking up trade patterns for th...


Pump Prices in New England Fall Some More

AAA says we're about to see the cheapest gas nationwide in nearly three years. In the Harrisburg area, according to GasBuddy , the average gas price today i...


KFC’s Beyond Meat fried chicken sold out in less than 5 hours

Beyond Meat said in a statement that feedback from the test in Georgia will help KFC consider a national roll-out of the meat-free chicken. Keeping up...


Google to move Pixel smartphone production to Vietnam: Nikkei

Google is moving its Pixel smartphone production from China to Vietnam as it plans to build a cheap supply chain in Southeast Asia, the Nikkei Asian Revie...


Philip Morris, Altria could merge 11 years after split

Philip Morris confirmed on Tuesday that it is in discussions with Altria Group regarding a potential "all-stock, merger of equals ". Both companies se...


Costco chaos: Crowds force Costco to shut first Chinese store early

Though there were 22 cashiers opened, the average wait in the check-out lines was reported to be about 30 minutes, according to Shanghai Times. Initial signs ...


RBI Board approves transfer of Rs 1.76 lakh crore to Centre

The panel, chaired by former RBI governor Bimal Jalan, submitted to the RBI on Friday the Economic Capital Framework (ECF ) report, which states how much reser...


KFC testing Beyond Fried Chicken in Georgia

According to a statement from KFC, "a broader test or potential national rollout" will be considered. One KFC restaurant in Atlanta will be the first place to ...


Trump says serious trade negotiations with China to begin

President Trump responded in the affirmative-because he regrets not raising the tariffs higher", White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said in a sta...


Shares skid as trade war deepens, fuels bond rush

Mr Trump later said "calm" was "very good word to use". Trump announced an additional duty on some $550 billion of targeted Chinese goods, hours after China u...


Singapore Airlines bans recalled models of Apple MacBook Pro unless verified safe

Affected models were sold primarily between September 2015 and February 2017. India's Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) is now investigating concer...


Tesla and Walmart address solar panel fire issues

The companies said they were looking forward to "re-energizing" Tesla solar installations at Walmart stores "once all parties are certain that all concerns ha...


Japan shows China how to handle Trump on trade

After the US withdrawal, in 2018, the 11 remaining TPP countries, including Japan, signed a version of the trade deal, championed as an antidote to growing Amer...


Iran's Foreign Minister arrives at G7 summit for surprise side talks

On Friday Trump hiked tariffs on Chinese imports, and threatened to invoke a 1977 act authorizing the president emergency powers to force US businesses out ...


Crude oil price declines, tonic for economy

Brent for October delivery on Friday dropped US$0.58 to end the session at US$59.34 on the ICE Futures Europe Exchange, up 1.2 percent for the week. One U.S. ...


Trump Calls on US Companies to Stop Manufacturing in China, Raises Tariffs

President Trump arrived in France for the annual G7 Summit, with the flagging global economy and ongoing trade war with China framing his visit, and the meeting...


Hyundai Concept 45 retro-inspired new electric vehicle teased

The overall prototype is inspired by the brand's first model in the 1970s: the Pony, and this is quite visible mostly from the angular shapes. The teaser phot...


Porsche Taycan Interior Fully Revealed, Even The Passenger Gets A Touchscreen

Lastly, there's also an optional 5.4-inch touchscreen display for the rear passengers if you choose the four-zone climate control system. The sedan will get t...


Donald Trump escalates tariff war with China, India will be watching closely

China on Friday announced plans to unleash two swaths of tariffs on American exports, the first to hit on September 1 and the second on December 15 - the same...


VMware acquires Pivotal AND Carbon Black - Finance - Cloud - Software

The distribution and enterprise reach of VMware and Dell will further accelerate the adoption of Carbon Black in the enterprise, both through direct selling...


Overstock CEO steps down; fate of tZero unknown

Byrne went on to say that Overstock should continue to push farther with blockchain technology . All of that may change now, though, as Byrne has resigned...


USA stocks close higher amid earnings

Following the data release, the yield curve between two-year and 10-year Treasury notes briefly inverted. Sales for the second quarter increased 0.5% to $21 b...


Congressman Seth Moulton drops out of the Democratic presidential race

Moulton, who has regularly polled under 1 percent, announced he was dropping out on August 23, saying only three candidates appear likely to get the nomination:...


Valued friend, political giant: Political leaders pay tribute to Arun Jaitley

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in UAE to receive the highest civilian award, called him a political giant and a towering intellectual. Remembering his c...


Amazon-Future Group deal: How is the deal beneficial to both parties?

Future Retail has said that Amazon's stake is mainly an investment in the digital payments space. Walmart purchased majority stake in Flipkart for $16 billio...