Sadiq Khan claims London's police are preparing for "civil unrest" after Brexit

The fate of May's government and her Brexit plan is in doubt because it is unclear whether she could command the 320 votes she needs in the House of Commons, the lower house of the British parliament, to approve a deal. Both of those were unaccepta... More..

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Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens

New Zealand company Foodstuffs has halted all imports of Australian strawberries after needles were discovered in strawberries sold in Queensland , Victoria and NSW. Australia's Federal Health Minister Greg H...More..

Karnataka government cuts Petrol, Diesel prices by Rs 2/litre
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Karnataka government cuts Petrol, Diesel prices by Rs 2/litre

In Mumbai, petrol prices have inched closer to Rs 90 per litre. The revised price of petrol was recorded at Rs 89.44/litre. In Parbhani district of Maharashtra, petrol was sold at Rs. Sources said the CM in...More..

Prepared to take 'strongest action' for not complying with Iranian sanctions
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Prepared to take 'strongest action' for not complying with Iranian sanctions

At 1055 GMT, the November ICE Brent crude futures contract was up 13 cents from Thursday's settle at $78.32/b, while the NYMEX October light sweet crude contract was up 26 cents at $68.85/b. "Prices remain we...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

$100k reward to catch those spiking strawberries with needles in Australia

New Zealand imports the fruit from Australia when it's out of season, from April to September. On Monday, New Zealand company Foodstuffs - which supplies about half of the country's supermarkets - said it ha...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Time magazine sold for $190 million to tech couple

Benioff is Chairman, co-CEO and founder", a statement from seller said. The couple scoop up the media and marketing company that boasts 175 million U.S. The Benioffs said they won't be involved in day-to-day ...More..

Bank of England set to hold rates amid Brexit uncertainty
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Bank of England set to hold rates amid Brexit uncertainty

However, the Bank has raised its forecast for United Kingdom economic growth in the third quarter from 0.4% to 0.5%, partly due to stronger consumer spending over the unusually warm summer. Details of Carney'...More..

Duke Energy shuts down nuclear plants in path of Florence
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Duke Energy shuts down nuclear plants in path of Florence

President Trump declared states of emergency for North and SC and Virginia , opening the way for federal aid. Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm, but the National Weather Service...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Fifth case of strawberry contamination found in NSW

The health department said three brands of strawberries have been recalled. A health warning to throw out or cut up strawberries remains in Queensland , NSW, Victoria and South Australia as authorities hunt ...More..

Henri Bendel stores closing after 123-year run for luxury retailer
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Henri Bendel stores closing after 123-year run for luxury retailer

Henri Bendel now has 23 stores across the US, with only one in OH at Easton Town Center. Henri Bendel opened his first store in 1895 in Greenwich Village in NY, selling clothing, fragrances, cosmetics and ha...More..

Border official: Canadians entering USA risk lifetime ban for marijuana use
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Border official: Canadians entering USA risk lifetime ban for marijuana use

The massive irony behind this stems from the legal standing of cannabis in more than 30 U.S. states with nine of those having recreationally legal marijuana as well. They say that despite one in eight Canadians...More..

Man reportedly eats strawberry with needle inside, police confirm 4 ‘contamination’ incidents
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Man reportedly eats strawberry with needle inside, police confirm 4 ‘contamination’ incidents

A strawberry spiked with a needle from the same punnet as the fruit which struck down Brisbane man Hoani Hearne. "He didn't get hurt or anything - didn't get pricked", she said. "We're keeping a very open min...More..

End Of The Road For Beetle Car
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

End Of The Road For Beetle Car

Beetles became a global phenomenon after managing to shake off their Nazi roots. While the Beetle did not originally sell well in the U.S. during the 1950s due to Volkswagen's Nazi origins, its popularit...More..

BMW’s Self-Riding Motorcycle Will Mess With Your Mind
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

BMW’s Self-Riding Motorcycle Will Mess With Your Mind

It needs someone to hold it upright until it gets moving. The objective is to enhance the wellbeing of bike riders and increment their odds of avoiding any accident, as opposed to acquiring the innovation its...More..

Oil prices rise as U.S. sanctions on Iran squeeze supply
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Oil prices rise as U.S. sanctions on Iran squeeze supply

The Category 4 hurricane is due to make landfall in the Carolinas and Virginia later this week and could last multiple days. Oil prices rose more than 2 percent on Tuesday as US sanctions squeezed Irani...More..

Hurricane Florence prompts Waffle House to activate storm center
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Hurricane Florence prompts Waffle House to activate storm center

If a Waffle House closes , officials believe that area must have been hit hard. "If we are open quickly after the storm, that means the community is coming back and folks are out, we are getting back to that...More..

Trump will TEXT almost every cell phone in the country next week
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Trump will TEXT almost every cell phone in the country next week

The messages will bear the headline " Presidential Alert ", the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which will send the message, said in a statement earlier this week. Trump is about to get his own "p...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Man reportedly eats strawberry with needle inside, police confirm 4 'contamination' incidents

ABC News reported on Saturday that wholesale prices have halved to 50 Australian cents per punnet below the cost of production in Western Australia, where strawberries crops are now peaking, with growers force...More..

Italian jailed for selling hundreds of fake TripAdvisor reviews
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Italian jailed for selling hundreds of fake TripAdvisor reviews

Hospitality businesses in the USA are more likely to sue people who post slanderous comments on sites like TripAdvisor , while others have been forced to pay massive fines for invalidating negative reviews . ...More..

TopStory - Most US voters oppose Trump's impeachment
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

TopStory - Most US voters oppose Trump's impeachment

The CNN poll found only 32 percent of respondents who believe Trump is "honest and trustworthy", though the president got his highest marks for handling of the economy at 49 percent. Trump has an approval r...More..

China says world trade system not flawless, needs reform
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

China says world trade system not flawless, needs reform

The Trump administration is preparing to activate tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, hitting a broad array of internet technology products and consumer goods from handbags to bicycles to furniture....More..

JPMorgan's Dimon backtracks after saying he could beat Trump
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

JPMorgan's Dimon backtracks after saying he could beat Trump

The Republican president, known for his acerbic insults on Twitter , was hitting back at Dimon for saying on Wednesday that he was smarter than Trump and could beat him in a White House race. Dimon is now wo...More..

Turkish lira hits new high amid rate hike talk
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Turkish lira hits new high amid rate hike talk

The dual developments on Thursday pushed the lira as high as 6.08 against the dollar and it traded flat on Friday morning, standing at 6.03 to the dollar at 07:28 GMT. The lira's value leaped on news of the d...More..

Amazon's Bezos comments on Trump criticism
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Amazon's Bezos comments on Trump criticism

Even so, Amazon insisted it was "deeply committed" to tackling homelessness in Seattle and said it would continue to invest in local nonprofits that work with the homeless. He wrote that he wanted to help "pe...More..

Robert Scott, economist, says fears over Donald Trump tariffs overblown
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Robert Scott, economist, says fears over Donald Trump tariffs overblown

U.S. companies in China say they are already feeling the pain from the trade war . Mr Kudlow earlier told reporters outside the White House that communications with Beijing had "picked up a notch". A meeti...More..

Carney to remain in his role until January 2020
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Carney to remain in his role until January 2020

Speaking in parliament, chancellor Hammond said that he wanted to extend Carney's stay in order, "to ensure continuity during what could be quite a turbulent period for our economy in the early summer of 2019"....More..

Freeland to meet Lighthizer in Washington Tuesday
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Freeland to meet Lighthizer in Washington Tuesday

Trade Representative Robert LighthizerRobert (Bob) Emmet LighthizerMcConnell urges GOP senators to call Trump about tariffs Companies brace for trade war MORE that a deal is "eminently possible" but said sh...More..

Turkish central bank raises rates sharply, boosts lira
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Turkish central bank raises rates sharply, boosts lira

The lira reacted strongly to the rate rise, initially up 5% in value to 6.0 lira to the United States dollar, later settling up more than 2.7% at 6.15 to the dollar. Its decision came despite Erdogan repeatin...More..

RNC Minerals finds $15mn of gold in Western Australia's Beta Hunt mine
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

RNC Minerals finds $15mn of gold in Western Australia's Beta Hunt mine

RNC said it is the first owner of the Beta Hunt Mine to focus on deeper drilling in the Lunnon Basalt in its search for gold, and therefore the first owner to discover and mine gold from newly discovered coarse...More..

Vladimir Putin offers Kuril Islands peace deal to Japan's Abe
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Vladimir Putin offers Kuril Islands peace deal to Japan's Abe

The Russian leader, whose tardiness has become legendary, kept Abe waiting during a Russia-Japan summit at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok on Monday, Kyodo News and Yomiuri Shimbun reported. "Let's co...More..

Andhra Pradesh Government Announces Reduction in Petrol, Diesel Prices by Rs 2
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Andhra Pradesh Government Announces Reduction in Petrol, Diesel Prices by Rs 2

In Hyderabad , petrol costs Rs 85.75 and diesel Rs 79.37. The Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to interfere in a public interest litigation ( PIL ) seeking the sale of petrol and diesel at reasonable ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Apple event expected to reveal 3 new iPhones, changes to Apple Watch

Jeff Williams, Chief Operating Officer of Apple, speaks about the the new Apple Watch Series 4 at an Apple Inc product launch event at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California, U.S., September 12, 2018. ...More..

U.S. companies bemoan impact of Trump trade tariffs
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

U.S. companies bemoan impact of Trump trade tariffs

Trump touted the decision with a weekend tweet , noting that the auto "can now be BUILT IN THE U.S.A". "This auto can now be BUILT IN THE USA and Ford will pay no tariffs! ". President Donald Trump tweet...More..

IPhone XS, XS Max, and XR names confirmed in Apple sitemap code
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

IPhone XS, XS Max, and XR names confirmed in Apple sitemap code

If you are not able to follow the event live, tune in to our homepage and we will have all the info about the new iPhones and the eventual new iPad, new Series 4 Apple Watch, the iOS 12 and everything else Ap...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

South Carolina Shuts Down and Evacuates as Hurricane Florence Expands

The U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC ) began sending out coastal advisories for Hurricane Florence at 8 a.m. on September 11. Lanes will be reversed on several highways in the state. Fallen trees and powe...More..