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Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

Sohn said the Trump administration was pursuing a legitimate goal to get China to stop violating global trade rules. Most U.S. businesses that submitted comme...


Coca-Cola In 'Serious Talks' About Infusing Marijuana Into Beverages

Heather MacGregor, a spokesperson for Aurora, would not confirm talks with Coca-Cola , but did issue a statement on the company's interest in branching out i...


Shares knocked lower after new US tariff threat on Chinese goods

The trade tiff has yet to be felt in USA markets as the tariffs, which now are set at 3.8 percent, may rise to just 10 percent, which most companies can handle ...


Saudi Arabia has taken oil market 'hostage', Iran says

Despite the supply-side risks posed by Venezuela and Iran , however, spare capacity in Saudi Arabia and Iraq , coupled with potential output recovery in ...


Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff to buy Time magazine for $190 million

Benioff is Chairman, co-CEO and founder", a statement from seller said. The sale is expected to be finalized in 30 days. Benioff said in an email to CNN, "Lyn...


Karnataka government cuts Petrol, Diesel prices by Rs 2/litre

The very next day, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu followed in Raje's footsteps to reduce fuel prices by Rs 2 a litre. The following cut in...


Bank of England prepared for wide range of Brexit outcomes - Carney

However, the Bank of England governor's projections were dismissed last night as ludicrous. House prices could fall by over a third in the event of a no-d...


Typhoon lashes China after killing 64 in Philippines

Typhoon Mangkhut barrelled into southern China after lashing the Philippines with strong winds and heavy rain that caused landslides feared to have buried d...


Six Nuclear Power Plants Are In Hurricane Florence’s Path

Hurricane Florence made landfall Friday morning, darkening the sky - and numerous homes - in the Carolinas. Duke Energy Corp started to shut the Brunswi...


Cannabis stocks have whiff of 2006

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will continue to enforce a policy of absolute prohibition when Canadians try to travel to the U.S., the agency told Po...


Volkswagen to stop making Beetle as of 2019

The auto was widely recognized for its role as a racing vehicle named "Herbie" in the 1968 Disney film " The Love Bug ". "One of the things, if you think about ...


United States to test new 'Presidential alert' message for cellphones

Conducted minutes before a similar alert is slated to be broadcast on radio and television, the inaugural coast-to-coast test of the Wireless Emergency Alerts (...


'Be ultra cautious': new strawberry alert issued after suspected copycat incident

Authorities said that the contaminated strawberries-branded Berrylicious and Berry Obsession-came from two farms located next to each other in south-east Queen...


USA mulls ban on flavored e-cigarettes amid youth 'epidemic'

On Wednesday, the FDA magnified its message, sending five major e-cigarette manufacturers and more than 1,100 businesses warning letters - and, in some cases, ...


As Hurricane Florence approaches, Waffle House activates ‘storm center’

Each restaurant also has a " Waffle House storm playbook" with a play-by-play of what to do should the electricity or running water go out mid-storm. "Within t...


IEA: Worldwide Oil Supply Reaches Record High During August

India's Business Line reports, a senior Indian government official was quoted saying that Indian imports of American oil should not be seen as a replacemen...


Australia searches for culprit hiding sewing needles in strawberries

A Coles customer found pins sticking from the sabotaged fruit after purchasing the punnet from a supermarket in Engadine in Sydney's south on Friday. NSW Poli...


U.S. behind ‘economic assassination attempt’ on Turkey - Erdogan

Its decision came despite Erdogan repeating his opposition to high interest rates earlier in the day, saying high inflation was a result of the central bank's ...


Trump says United States under 'no pressure' for China trade deal

Kyle Bruns packs a live lobster for shipment to Hong Kong at The Lobster Company in Arundel, Maine, on Tuesday. Trump also said he put off challenging China...


Bezos: Amazon HQ2 decision will be made by end of the year

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says a decision is coming on the company's second headquarters but offers no hints. "Most important among those will be genuine, intens...


Mark Carney will lead Bank of England through Brexit

The chancellor of the exchequer Phillip Hammond has requested that Carney remain for an extended period, which the Governor agreed to in a letter of acceptance...


China says world trade system not ideal, needs reform

Washington has offered to restart negotiations with Beijing as the trade war escalates, a move analysts say reflects pressure on the White House ahead of crit...


Freeland to head back to Washington for high-level NAFTA negotiations

Mulroney said Justin Trudeau phoned him last weekend to discuss the NAFTA situation and the two spoke for an hour. Freeland is scheduled to attend the Liberals'...


Turkey central bank stuns markets with giant rate hike

Turkey has in recent weeks been battling through one of the most troubled periods for its economy under the rule of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , with the ...


Hurricane historian says Florence similar to Hazel, Fran, Floyd

The flooding will depend whether Florence slows down and lingers over coastal areas as it moves inland, Salna says. On Tuesday, the actress shared a snapsho...