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Starbucks to Close Stores for Anti-Bias Training

According to documents the company sent to workers, employees should also think carefully when dealing with disruptive customers. She said the manager, who wa...


Trump to remove tariff exemption from EU, Canada, Mexico

The CBI stress there are no winners in a trade war , which will damage prosperity on both sides of the Atlantic. "At the same time, the Trump Administration'...


Italy financial markets plunge on political turmoil

A formation of the new government will at least temporarily allay those concerns, because it will - for now - remove the threat that snap elections will be call...


Five Things: the next steps for getting the Trans Mountain project done

He insists there is no contradiction between fighting for the environment and defending Canada's oil industry and the economic benefits it brings. He said h...


United Kingdom hospital launches rehab course for 'crypto addicts'

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been all the rage for several months now, thanks to the inflated prices that helped a bunch of people get rich. Becau...


Amazon to block Australian shoppers from its United States website

Amazon will block Australia-based customers trying to buy products on its overseas sites when the GST is applied to all imported e-commerce items in July. This ...


Mattarella, Cottarelli to extend Italian government talks

Conte, a law professor who had been named as the coalition's prime minister, resigned, telling reporters that he "gave the maximum effort, attention, to carry o...


OGRA recommends Rs8.37 hike in petrol price

On Wednesday, oil prices dropped to about $75 a barrel after Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation announced their decision to relax restrictions on supply that h...


Canada set to purchase Kinder Morgan pipeline for $4.5 billion

Finance Minister Bill Morneau believes Canada's authority to build the pipeline will be able to overcome any resistance, be it from protesters or the B.C. if th...


Trump to impose steel, aluminium tariffs on EU

European and USA equities lost ground slightly on fears the United States measures could spark a trade war. The White House is also interested in seeing the 1...


Another Autopiloted Tesla crashed into another stationary emergency vehicle

The police vehicle was a total loss, and the Tesla driver suffered minor injuries. The police SUV ended up with its two passenger-side wheels on a sidewalk....


US to impose limits on some Chinese visas

In a joint statement on Saturday, the countries said China would "significantly increase" purchases of United States goods and services to reduce their trade im...


JAB buys majority stake in UK's Pret a Manger

While financial terms of the deal were not publicly disclosed, The Wall Street Journal reported that JAB's bid valued Pret at about $2 billion, including its ou...


Starbucks shuts 8,000 stores for anti-bias staff training

Starbucks recently changed its policy to allow people who haven't made a purchase to spend time in stores or use the bathroom. Many retailers, including W...


Canada purchases Trans Mountain pipeline project for $4.5B

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government plans to spend $4.5 billion Canadian (US$3.4 billion) to purchase Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline. Citing i...


Row over economy minister pick threatens new Italian government

Mattarella said . On Monday, after Mr. Savona's appointment was rejected and Mr. Di Maio and Mr. Salvini pulled the plug on their government, markets were in...


Crude oil prices, dollar rates causing fuel price hike: Dharmendra Pradhan

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the government is planning a "holistic strategy" to find "long-term solution" to spike in petrol and diesel prices trig...


Oil sinks further as OPEC and Russia look to raise output

The global inventories are now close to OPEC's target, helping lift prices to three-year highs in recent weeks. Oil traders were active on Monday despite ...


FBI urges people to reboot their home and office routers

That's because a malware system linked to Russian Federation has infected hundreds of thousands of internet routers. QNAP storage devices are also known to be a...


Doug Ford dismisses Liberal allegations he was involved in fake membership sales

Ford, who became Opposition leader earlier this year, says the allegations, which date back to 2016, were brought to the party at the time and an appeal was d...


Trump to meet Abe before 'expected' Kim summit

In a letter to Kim on Thursday, Trump had said he was cancelling the planned Singapore summit, citing North Korea's "open hostility". Joe Hagin, the deputy ch...


High gas prices won't slow summer fun

That marks the highest point since Memorial Day weekend 2014, when gas prices were $3.67 per gallon. "I think they're way too high", Wells said. And it's up 5...


Oil prices slump 3% as Opec and Russia consider output boost

The price for Brent crude oil was down 2.18 percent as of 9:15 a.m. EDT to $77.07 per barrel. USA crude futures fell $3.08, or 4.36%, to $67.63 a barrel, on t...


Trump signs bill easing Dodd-Frank bank rules

Speaking at the White House Thursday, the president said Dodd-Frank regulations are crushing community banks and credit unions nationwide. The change would ease...


Elon Musk to Crusade for Pravda

Furious over the bad press his electric auto manufacturing plant has received, Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Wednesday night threatened to start a Yelp-like service ...