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Jun 20 2018

Trump Slams Germany Amid Border Policy Outcry: Migrants ‘Violently Changed Their Culture’

US President Donald Trump said migrants were violently changing Europe's culture. While his party supports a European solution, he added, he wants to be ready to be...

Jun 17 2018

White House Hits China With New Tariffs, Ramping up Trade War

In April, U.S. President Donald Trump asked American trade officials to present him with a list of $ 50 billion worth of Chinese goods that Washington could tax unde...

Jun 16 2018

McDonald’s to Scrap Plastic Straws in United Kingdom and Ireland

Many end up in landfill and the oceans, and the BBC's Blue Planet II highlighted the damage plastic can cause to marine wildlife. The roll-out of the paper alternativ...

Jun 13 2018

Domino's Pizza delivering pothole repairs to a town near you

The pizza maker says that cracks, bumps, potholes and other road conditions can put good pizzas at risk after they leave the store, so Domino's is hoping to help smooth...

Jun 13 2018

Judge: Gov't evidence "too thin" in AT&T case

The transaction will close on or before June 20, AT&T's lead lawyer, Daniel Petrocelli, told reporters after the ruling . "We strongly urge the Justice Department to a...

Jun 11 2018

Porche's Taycan will be competitor to Tesla

Loathe it? Let us know what you think of the Taycan name in the comments section below. So now you know. The announcement that the production version of Mission E w...

Jun 10 2018

Wilbur Ross says Trump administration has reached "definitive agreement" with ZTE

Ross said the US will install its "own compliance people" to monitor the company and shareholders will bring in new management and board. The Trump administration h...

Jun 08 2018

Microsoft sinks nearly 1,000 servers to boost internet speeds

Microsoft submerged one of its data centers in the Atlantic Ocean Wednesday as part of an effort to understand how the machines work on the sea floor. Microsoft enginee...

Jun 08 2018

White House visits become political litmus test for athletes

To be fair, nobody crowded around Qualls' locker - he's a reserve defensive tackle jostling for a roster spot. The White House has been working to prepare documents for...

Jun 07 2018

Roseanne Barr Gets Roasted For Blaming Ambien For Her Racist Tweet

Co-host Meghan McCain also jumped in to defend Goldberg, saying that while she fully defends "free speech" she acknowledges that corporations have the right to set accept...

Jun 07 2018

Chinese firm ZTE reaches preliminary agreement with USA to restore business

In total, the US will collect $1.7 billion from the Chinese phone company for violating sanctions against Iran and North Korea. Ross also said that a compliance team ...

Jun 06 2018

European Union trade official: United States 'closed the door' on tariff talks

Commerce Secretary Wilbur RossWilbur Louis RossTrump's tariff follies: Making sense out of nonsense Trump tariffs threaten to torpedo NAFTA China: Trade deals in je...

Jun 02 2018

No need to intervene in Italy crisis - European Central Bank sources

The May harmonized index of consumer prices (2.2% vs. 1.8% expected) and the May consumer price index from Germany (2.2% vs. 2.0% expected) were ahead of expectations. "A...

Jun 02 2018

Friday is National Donut Day

Numerous women who helped were then credited with helping to make the doughnut so popular once they and the troops returned to the United States, according to the Sal...

Jun 01 2018

Spain PM Mariano Rajoy faces defeat in Friday no-confidence vote

Sanchez ousted Rajoy on Friday by narrowly winning a no-confidence vote in parliament following corruption convictions linked to the outgoing leader's Popular Party. "M...

May 31 2018

FIFA drops disgraced Saudi Arabian referee Fahad Al Mirdasi from World Cup

Soliciting for votes is expected to reach a new high on May 31 when both bidders make presentations before the English FA. With the domestic and European football s...

May 31 2018

Canada to retaliate against USA steel and aluminum tariffs

Canada was expected to respond later Thursday, but said earlier this week it would react "appropriately" to any tariffs. European Commission President Jean Claude Ju...

May 31 2018

Oil hits multi-week lows on fears of growing supplies

The drop was accompanied by relatively heavy volume suggesting some capitulation from the extreme long crude speculative positioning. Crude futures in NY slid 1.6 perce...

May 30 2018

Wait, did Indian Oil Corporation just cut fuel prices by 1 paisa?

The revised petrol prices in metropolitan cities are- Delhi: Rs 77.83 per litre; Mumbai: 85.65 per litre; Kolkata: 80.47 per litre and Chennai: 80.80 per litre. Price...