Contentious Brexit Divorce Agreement Triggers Ministerial Resignations

We can risk no Brexit at all. However, hardline Brexit supporters argue that it would be best for the U.K.in the long run, as fewer commitments to Europe would make it easier for Britain to negotiate direct trade deals worldwide. Health Secretary M... More..

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Woman Dies on Princess Cruises Royal Princess Ship Headed to Aruba
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Woman Dies on Princess Cruises Royal Princess Ship Headed to Aruba

The cause of death is not yet known at this time", Princess said in the statement. The incident happened aboard the Royal Princess ship which left Port Everglades last Friday for a seven-day cruise through ...More..

FDA Wants to Ban Menthol Cigarettes
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

FDA Wants to Ban Menthol Cigarettes

Shares of Imperial Brands fell by about 2 percent, and Altria 3.5 per cent respectively. Menthol products sold in the USA account for about a quarter of the company's earnings. As tobacco replacements becom...More..

E-cigarette company limits sales of some flavors to discourage underage use
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

E-cigarette company limits sales of some flavors to discourage underage use

Tobacco- and menthol-flavoured Juul will still be available in retail stores. Burns did not say , however, how those companies responded to the request. "Voluntary action is no substitute for regulatory steps ...More..

Retired government worker revealed as US$343M Powerball victor
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Retired government worker revealed as US$343M Powerball victor

The retired federal government employee purchased his ticket at the West Harlem Deli on 5th Avenue in Harlem. The total prize in the October 27 draw was almost US$700 million (A$962 million), but he will spli...More..

‘US won't back down!’ Pence THREATENS China with all-out cold WAR
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

‘US won't back down!’ Pence THREATENS China with all-out cold WAR

The two countries resumed talks after the call between the two leaders, ending a three month hiatus that saw relations deteriorate as the United States accused China of interfering in USA domestic politics and ...More..

SAP bets $8 bn on 'experience management' with Qualtrics
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

SAP bets $8 bn on 'experience management' with Qualtrics

The company will also maintain dual headquarters in Provo, Utah, and Seattle, Washington. Under the terms of the agreement, SAP will acquire all outstanding shares of Qualtrics for US$8 billion in cash. "It's...More..

Aston Martin Reveals Its First Ever SUV
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Aston Martin Reveals Its First Ever SUV

In the high-end sector, Aston Martin will join Bentley , Lamborghini and Rolls-Royce, which have already branched out into the popular SUV market with the Bentayga, the Urus and the Cullinan. Aston Marti...More..

Premier Foods chief exec Gavin Darby to step down
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Premier Foods chief exec Gavin Darby to step down

The foods group said it was "in discussions with a number of interested parties" about the sale of Ambrosia, its custard and rice pudding brand originally created in 1971 in Devon and still manufactured there t...More..

Fall in global crude price may ease India’s import bill and inflation
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Fall in global crude price may ease India’s import bill and inflation

The official's comments come after Saudi Arabia's Khalid al-Falih said that the Kingdom planned to cut crude oil exports next month by half a million barrels daily to stop the slide in oil prices , adding ...More..

Toyota Corolla Sedan Teased Again On The Eve Of Official Reveal
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Toyota Corolla Sedan Teased Again On The Eve Of Official Reveal

The next generation Toyota Corolla will most likely make it to India sometime next year or in early 2020. No concrete details have been revealed on the Corolla sedan, however it is expected to share the hatch...More..

Beating Lyft to the punch, Uber unveils rewards program in San Diego
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Beating Lyft to the punch, Uber unveils rewards program in San Diego

That rises to three points per dollar spent on Uber Black and Uber Black SUV. San Francisco: Uber Technologies Inc. is rolling out a new rewards program starting Wednesday, offering its most loyal users cas...More..

Denied more wine, drunk Irish woman abuses Air India crew
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Denied more wine, drunk Irish woman abuses Air India crew

She also spat at the flight's pilot. "At approximately 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, 10 November, a 50-year-old woman was arrested after an Air India flight had landed at Heathrow Airport", a police spokesperson tol...More..

$1.5B Mega Millions jackpot is still unclaimed 3 weeks after drawing
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

$1.5B Mega Millions jackpot is still unclaimed 3 weeks after drawing

The winning ticket was sold at a KC Mart convenience store in Simpsonville, South Carolina. It was the largest United States jackpot won by a single ticket and the nation's second-largest jackpot ever. Offici...More..

Watch Out For The ‘Secret Sister’ Facebook Scam
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Watch Out For The ‘Secret Sister’ Facebook Scam

Report the post to Facebook by clicking on the three little dots in the upper right corner of the post. I am looking for 6 or more ladies interested in a holiday gift exchange. An example of the Secret Sister s...More..

Woman 'pushed, punched, and choked' McDonald's employee over ketchup, police say
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Woman 'pushed, punched, and choked' McDonald's employee over ketchup, police say

Police say a Hispanic woman in her 20s entered from the employee back door of the McDonald's restaurant on the 1500 block of North Bristol around 11 p.m. The assault eventually ends when a man runs into the kit...More..

Amazon delivers news of HQs in NY and Washington DC
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Amazon delivers news of HQs in NY and Washington DC

New York Democratic Assemblyman Ron Kim vowed to introduce legislation that would redirect the city's economic development subsidies to buying up and canceling student debt, Splinter News reported, effective...More..

The pound falls to US$ 1.286 in Monday trading on Brexit uncertainty
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The pound falls to US$ 1.286 in Monday trading on Brexit uncertainty

USA crude futures settled down $4.24, or 7.1 percent, to $55.69 a barrel. "It's getting to the point where it doesn't seem to be about fundamentals anymore, but a total collapse in price". LONDON, Nov 13 (Reute...More..

Dow plunges over 600 points
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Dow plunges over 600 points

Technology stocks took some of the biggest losses Monday. The S&P 500 was down 38.05 points, or 1.37 per cent, to 2,742.96, Xinhua news agency reported. Penney. "That could actually probably boost the market,...More..

Lion Air crash: Boeing didn’t reveal key info
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Lion Air crash: Boeing didn’t reveal key info

Citing "safety experts involved in the investigation, as well as mid-level FAA officials and airline pilots", the Journal reported Monday that the automated stall-prevention system on Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX...More..

'Exceptional' pink diamond likely to smash record
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

'Exceptional' pink diamond likely to smash record

The "Pink Legacy", a diamond weighing just under 19 carats, fetched a record 50.375 million Swiss francs ($50 million) as it outshone all other auction lots at Christie's in Geneva on Tuesday. The rare emeral...More..

Oil price drops amid fears over demand
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Oil price drops amid fears over demand

OPEC and allied oil-producing countries will likely need to cut crude supplies, perhaps by as much as 1 million barrels of oil a day, to rebalance the market after USA sanctions on Iran failed to cut Tehran's o...More..

Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary

Markets have fluctuated in recent weeks as a result of fears over a possible drop in supply, as a result of United States sanctions on Iran, and an oversupply, as a result of increased production by Saudi Arabi...More..

Democrats reportedly plan probe of Trump actions on AT&T, Amazon
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Democrats reportedly plan probe of Trump actions on AT&T, Amazon

There is no other option". The event marked Ocasio-Cortez's first visit to the soon-to-be Speaker's office, and leftists were pretty miffed that she introduced herself to her Democratic colleagues not by embr...More..

Flipkart Group CEO Binny Bansal resigns with immediate effect
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Flipkart Group CEO Binny Bansal resigns with immediate effect

Following is the statement released by Walmart on Bansal's exit. "The allegations left me stunned and I strongly deny them", he said, without even disclosing the nature of these charges. Binny Bansal had c...More..

Apple suppliers tumble on as weak iPhone demand persists
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Apple suppliers tumble on as weak iPhone demand persists

Lumentum's weaker sales forecast was the result of a shipment reduction from its largest customer just a few days ago, Chief Executive Officer Alan Lowe said at a conference in San Francisco on Monday. Specul...More..

Amazon chooses Northern Virginia, New York for HQ2
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Amazon chooses Northern Virginia, New York for HQ2

The process has also given Amazon extensive information about top USA and Canadian locations to potentially negotiate other deals, for example for additional offices, warehouses or data centers. Amazon's HQ...More..

Two pilots report UFO's in sky over Ireland
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Two pilots report UFO's in sky over Ireland

At that point another pilot cuts in, saying his Virgin Airlines 747 also had encountered multiple meteors or some other sort of objects "making some kind of reentry". She was left confused as to what it could b...More..

by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Major oil producers foresee oversupply, edge closer to production cuts

The US administration has vowed to reduce Iranian oil exports to zero and US President Donald Trump has put pressure on Saudi Arabia to raise output to cool the market. Falih said they would then decide whether...More..

Oil prices rise as Saudi announces supply cut
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Oil prices rise as Saudi announces supply cut

Saudi Arabia, the world's largest oil exporter, said on Sunday it would cut its shipments by half a million barrels per day in December due to seasonal lower demand. He insisted it was "premature to talk about ...More..