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Ditch your smartphone for a year, win $100,000

According to VitaminWater they have found that 50 percent of people claim they couldn't live without their phones. So, how will someone be able to survive the...


Apple is working on its own modem for use in future iPhones

The case is part of a global patent dispute between the two USA tech companies which includes dozens of lawsuits that cover not only software but also hardware ...


Southwest flight turns around after human heart is found on plane

Someone forgot to unload the heart before the plane left for Dallas, and the captain announced over Idaho that the flight was turning back. Some used their sm...


FAIR: It's do or die for Trump and his border wall

Trump often asked supporters as a rallying cry on the campaign trail. "Mr. President: If you say Mexico is going to pay for the wall (which I don't belie...


Apple spending $1 billion on new Texas campus

In a press release , Tim Cook stated that: " Apple is proud to bring new investment, jobs and opportunity to cities across the United States and to significa...


China, U.S. discuss next stage of trade talks

He is also facing pressure from financial markets, which have been roiled in recent weeks by concerns over the effects a worsening trade war between the world...


US Farm Bill, Which Would Legalize Hemp, Heads to Trump's Desk

Funding provided by the bill lasts over five years until 2023, reauthorizing $400 billion in US agricultural subsidies and conservation programs. Legalized in...


UAE energy minister: Qatar's exit from OPEC will not affect production

Crude oil, along with natural gas, is Azerbaijan's main export. Saudi Arabia will be the country to witness the most significant drop in oil production amon...


Kotex tampons recalled in Canada after reports of ‘coming apart’ inside bodies

Some have also reported that they have had to seek medical attention to remove pieces of the tampon that were left inside the body. Tampons that have report...


ACCC puts Google, Facebook on notice in privacy crackdown

The recommendation, in a preliminary report on the US firms' market power, is being closely watched around the world as lawmakers wrestle with the powerful ...


Theresa May vows to contest no-confidence vote outside Number 10

Graham Brady says the threshold of 48 letters from lawmakers needed to trigger a leadership vote has been reached. Here's a look at how the Conservative Party...


Will Uphold Autonomy, Values: New RBI Chief Shaktikanta Das

When asked about the tiff between the RBI and the Central Government, the Governor said every institute has its autonomy and should have accountability as well....


Canada frees CFO of China's Huawei on bail; Trump might intervene

Ms Meng is accused in the U.S. of using a Huawei subsidiary called Skycom to evade sanctions on Iran between 2009 and 2014. The US and China have tried ...


Hearing On Google Gave Congressmen Ample Opportunities For Self-Owns

Gaetz and other committee members accessed Google employee chatrooms, he said, where suppression of conservative media outlets like The Daily Caller and Breit...


China Bans Sale, Import of Most iPhones in Qualcomm Fight

The ruling occurred on November 30 , but Qualcomm announced the ruling today. The result? Apple must cease Chinese sales of the following iPhone models: ...


Prosecutors indict Nissan's former chairman for underreporting pay

Former Nissan representative director and Ghosn's close aid Greg Kelly was also indicted , it said . A commission official said Monday that Nissan, Ghosn ...


‘Baseless, incorrect’: RBI denies reports about Viral Acharya's resignation

It has been my privilege and honour to serve in the Reserve Bank of India in various capacities over the years, ' a statement by Patel read. The support and h...


Unemployment rate in southern Alberta below 4 per cent

Employment is up by 219,000 (1.2%) over the last 12 months, with total hours worked up more than 2% over the same period. Sixteen thousand jobs were added in ...


Uber files for IPO, just days after ride-hailing rival Lyft

In the case of an IPO , Uber's valuation will touch a whooping $120 billion. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that ride-hailing services do not pay...


OPEC to slash output by 1.2mn bpd; Iran exempted

Members of the Organization of countries-exporters of oil (OPEC) today, December 6, came to preliminary agreement on the reduction of oil production. Hedge fu...


Freezing rain, sleet, heavy snow possible outside Lexington | Lexington Herald Leader

Major snow and ice will cause travel impacts across a widespread area.Ice accumulations could cause power outages and tree damage. The storm already has k...


Fiat Chrysler to add second Jeep assembly plant in Detroit

Looking at Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Reuters. Getting the trading period increased to 200 days, the stock price was seen at $19.17 on avera...


United States employment report seen calming fears over economy

The unemployment rate was unchanged at near a 49-year low of 3.7 percent as 133,000 people entered the labor force. Small business job creation inched up ...


French police fire tear gas in Paris to halt angry protests

The violence appeared to have been caused by a mix of radicalized Yellow Vests , as well as unaffiliated anarchists and youths from Paris suburbs. French ...


Altria to marry pot with big tobacco in $1.8 billion Cronos deal

Altria Group Inc., the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, has struck a deal to buy a large stake in Cronos Group Inc ., a cannabis grower in Toronto. The deal gi...