Burger King creates 'Nightmare King' for Halloween

This burger isn't just any burger. Burger King is building off prior successes with novelty menu items to draw interest around the Halloween season. After eating the Nightmare King before bed, doctors and scientists monitored everyone's brain activ... More..

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As Tether’s Peg Slips, Bitcoin Price Is Distorted Across Market
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

As Tether’s Peg Slips, Bitcoin Price Is Distorted Across Market

The knowledge that Tether is backed to US Dollars has been making this token more acceptable in Crypto exchanges than other Digital Assets. Announcing the news in a blog post Tuesday, the exchange sa...More..

Khashoggi's final Washington Post column before disappearing published
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Khashoggi's final Washington Post column before disappearing published

Meanwhile, the Washington Post has published the last column Mr Khashoggi wrote before his disappearance . Trump continued to stand by Saudi Arabia but said he is "not giving cover at all" to Riyadh, whom ...More..

Not enough progress has been made on Brexit, EU leaders say
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Not enough progress has been made on Brexit, EU leaders say

Fresh from (yet another) round of Brexit talks, a group of European Union leaders including Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron hit up a bar for some fries and beer - just like any normal humans would after a str...More..

What Canada's legalization of marijuana means for travelers
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

What Canada's legalization of marijuana means for travelers

Ontario Premier Doug Ford attends question period at the provincial legislature in Toronto on September 13, 2018. Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney has joined the board of directors of a US can...More..

by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Fed minutes: Strong economy supports rate hikes

Late last week, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that despite Trump's attacks on the Fed, the president respects the central bank's independence. That would put it above the 3 percent level which the Fe...More..

Mega Millions $900M, Powerball $430M Jackpots Await This Weekend
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Mega Millions $900M, Powerball $430M Jackpots Await This Weekend

The next drawing will be Friday night. With no winners for Wednesday's drawing, the Powerball is now worth an estimated $430 million for Saturday's drawing. This is the third time in ten days someone in Kentu...More..

South Korea on U.S. Treasury Department's watch list for currency manipulation
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

South Korea on U.S. Treasury Department's watch list for currency manipulation

The United States intends to exit the system of setting postal rates for smaller packages under the Universal Postal Union "as soon as practical" and no later than January 1, 2020, said a statement released b...More..

$100M From Saudis Hits US Bank Accounts As Pompeo Lands For Meeting
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

$100M From Saudis Hits US Bank Accounts As Pompeo Lands For Meeting

Dissident journalist Khashoggi, has been missing since October 2 after entering the Saudi consulate to gather documents for marriage. Mr Khashoggi was once an adviser to the Saudi royal family but fell out of...More..

Jamal Khashoggi: Recording emerges of journalist 'torture and murder'
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Jamal Khashoggi: Recording emerges of journalist 'torture and murder'

But the Saudis have faced intense criticism over the Khashoggi incident, which comes just after USA senators almost succeeded in cutting off support for Riyadh's air campaign against rebels in Yemen, which a U...More..

Audi pays hefty fine over emissions cheating
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Audi pays hefty fine over emissions cheating

Such software allowed the vehicles to appear to meet regulatory emissions requirements under lab conditions, while in fact spewing many times more harmful gases like nitrogen oxides (NOx) on the road. While the...More..

Cannabis becomes legal in Canada
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Cannabis becomes legal in Canada

The use of medical marijuana has been legal in Canada since 2001 and Justin Trudeau's government has spent two years working toward expanding that to include recreational marijuana. The federal government set...More..

Turkey may interrogate Saudi officials if needed
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Turkey may interrogate Saudi officials if needed

Pompeo was in Saudi Arabia for meetings with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman . On Monday, Turkish and Saudi officials arrived at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul after the start of a joint probe into...More..

Mega Millions winning numbers announced
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Mega Millions winning numbers announced

The jackpot has been growing since it was last won on July 24. The $667 million is up for grabs in Tuesday's drawing. The winning numbers are 3, 45, 49, 61, 69, and 9, with a megaplier of 5. 19 drawing will r...More..

Lyft launches monthly subscription service to lure vehicle owners
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Lyft launches monthly subscription service to lure vehicle owners

If your rides typically cost between $10 to $15, you're saving money - you'll be less likely to use Lyft's rival if you know you're getting a better deal. Starting today, passengers can subscribe to the plan. ...More..

Saudi oil output expected to rise next month: Falih
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Saudi oil output expected to rise next month: Falih

India, the world's third-biggest oil importer, is facing record high retail prices as worldwide crude rate soared and rupee value dipped. Brent crude prices were trading 80 cents a barrels higher at $81.23 ...More..

Glazer's Trip To Saudi Arabia Fuels Manchester United Takeover Rumours
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Glazer's Trip To Saudi Arabia Fuels Manchester United Takeover Rumours

On Friday, a source familiar with the ongoing investigation told CNN that Turkish authorities have audio and visual evidence that Khashoggi was killed inside the consulate. On Sunday, Saudi Arabia's Ministr...More..

YouTube users question sanity, reality as service goes dark worldwide
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

YouTube users question sanity, reality as service goes dark worldwide

YouTube experienced widespread broadcasting issues, affecting YouTube , YouTube TV and YouTube Music, with the Google-owned streaming service down for nearly two hours. The video-sharing website is seeing a...More..

Elon Musk, Tesla SEC settlement gets federal judge's approval
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Elon Musk, Tesla SEC settlement gets federal judge's approval

Musk, now Tesla's CEO, tweeted on Friday that a new branded tequila was in the works and has posted a placeholder label mockup for a Teslaquila bottle. But as CNBC points out , Tesla filed it with an "intent...More..

CARAVAN CRISIS: Trump Threatens to Cut Honduras Aid Over 'Growing' Migrant Caravan
by | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

CARAVAN CRISIS: Trump Threatens to Cut Honduras Aid Over 'Growing' Migrant Caravan

Guatemalan police officers watch as Honduran migrants, part of a caravan trying to reach the US, arrive in Esquipulas city in Guatemala, October 15, 2018. Honduras is one of a dwindling number of countries tha...More..

Mega Millions lottery prize of $654 million is nation's 4th-largest
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Mega Millions lottery prize of $654 million is nation's 4th-largest

No one has won since July and the next drawing is Tuesday, Oct. 16, and the grand prize is $ 654 million . It's $ 345 million , or $199 million in cash. Tickets for both games are $2. While the jackpot stands...More..

PM warns of high oil prices hurting global economic growth
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

PM warns of high oil prices hurting global economic growth

Rejecting claims that India has sought a waiver of sanctions from the USA as to continue purchasing crude oil from Iran, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said he has articulated the country's position on impor...More..

Facebook hackers accessed more private information than previously revealed
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Facebook hackers accessed more private information than previously revealed

Facebooks reset the accounts of 50 million users it though were affected, meaning users need to sign in again using passwords. Facebook Vice President Guy Rosen told reporters that the US Federal Bureau of ...More..

Air India crew member falls off plane, hospitalised
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Air India crew member falls off plane, hospitalised

An Air India flight attendant sustained multiple injuries after falling out of an airplane as she prepared for boarding. Air India added that it was investigating the incident. An official statement by the Ai...More..

After Dow nosedives, Trump says
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

After Dow nosedives, Trump says "the Fed has gone crazy"

Trump has cast blame for the market turmoil on the U.S. central bank . Powell fanned the investors' latest fears about higher interest rates last week Thursday, when he said in a speech that the Fed wa...More..

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

Ankara had previously said a working group would be set up in line with a Saudi proposal. But in the wake of Khashoggi's disappearance, many media and entertainment companies have been distancing themselves...More..

Sears files for bankruptcy, deserted by shoppers and mired in debt
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Sears files for bankruptcy, deserted by shoppers and mired in debt

Sears stock is down 89 percent year-to-date. Sears will close 142 Sears and Kmart stores , with liquidations sales beginning immediately. Founded in 1892, it was a United States retail juggernaut until the 1...More..

Saudis Lash Out At US In Complete Deterioration Of Relations
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Saudis Lash Out At US In Complete Deterioration Of Relations

However, it remained unclear what evidence, if any, would remain almost two weeks after Khashoggi's disappearance. Turkish officials have said they believe a 15-member Saudi "assassination squad" killed Mr ...More..

Patisserie Valerie finance chief arrested
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Patisserie Valerie finance chief arrested

Patisserie Holdings said on Friday that Johnson would provide a 10 million pound interest-free loan and a further bridging loan of up to 10 million pounds to tide it over before it tries to raise new funds fr...More..

Sears To File For Bankruptcy, Several Stores To Close
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Sears To File For Bankruptcy, Several Stores To Close

At the same time, Lampert's ESL Investments Inc.is negotiating a financing deal while also discussing buying "a large portion of the company's store base", Sears said in a statement . Judge Robert Drain will...More..

Trump Warning over Missing Writer Crashes Saudi Stocks by 7.0 Percent
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Trump Warning over Missing Writer Crashes Saudi Stocks by 7.0 Percent

However, Apple Watches do not have a fingerprint ID unlock function like iPhones. However, it was not clear whether data from Khashoggi's watch could have been transmitted to his phone outside, or how investi...More..

United States inventories of crude oil, gasoline increase
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

United States inventories of crude oil, gasoline increase

Output, which includes crude oil , natural gas liquids, biofuels and refinery processing gains, was 2.3 million barrels above the same period a year ago and 1.3 million barrels a day higher than the second qua...More..

Government cuts grant for plug-in hybrid buyers
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Government cuts grant for plug-in hybrid buyers

Buyers of fully electric cars or those that can travel 70 miles on electric power alone will still qualify for the plug-in vehicle grant (PICG), although this has been reduced to £3,500 from £4,500. A statement...More..

Chinese stocks sink to lowest levels since 2014
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Chinese stocks sink to lowest levels since 2014

Companies including HNA Technology, TDG Holding, and Yihua Lifestyle Technology, were down by the daily maximum of 10 per cent. HANOI - The HNX-Index, the benchmark of Vietnams Hanoi Stock Exchange, on Frid...More..

Woman Dragged off Airplane after Bringing Squirrel Onboard
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Woman Dragged off Airplane after Bringing Squirrel Onboard

When the passenger refused to get off the plane, the staff told everyone that they had to get off the plane. Cindy Torok, the woman who was removed from a Frontier Airlines flight over her emotional suppor...More..