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Obama Campaigns for Vulnerable Senate Democrats Ahead of Midterms

Republicans see the seat as one of their most promising chances of picking up an extra Senate seat and have spent heavily in the race. Cynthia Nixon of...


Amazon has reportedly zeroed in on Northern Virginia for its second headquarters

Grella has already responded to another Post article by tweet, one in which the publication speculated on the HQ2 search based on where Amazon CEO Jeff Bez...


Philadelphia Lingers On Amazon’s List Of Cities For Second Headquarters

Just when you thought the Amazon HQ2 sweepstakes couldn't get crazier, it did. The Wall Street Journal reported Monday afternoon, quoting a source, that A...


Amazon offers US customers free holiday shipping to compete with Target

The Amazon .co.uk Black Friday Sale will run from November 16 to November 25, with literally thousands of deals on the latest consumer electronics and Amazon ...


Rona and Lowe's stores to close in northeastern Ontario

Another 31 stores are being shuttered in Canada, Lowe's said. Lowe's Companies, Inc. announced Monday the closure of 20 stores in the USA and additional closu...


USA sanctions against Iran takes effect, 8 countries get waivers

President Donald Trump removed the USA from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal earlier this year, triggering the sanctions being imposed Monday. Trump said the de...


What are the 2018 midterm elections and why do they matter?

The GOP is facing greater headwinds in the House of Representatives. Mr. Trump's aides say the president will be campaigning right to the end, planning a ...


Ireland 'would block United Kingdom demand to quit Irish backstop agreement'

It is said that the Prime Minister hopes the agreement will placate remain-backing Tories and win over some Labour MPs. However, May's former Brexit Secretary...


2 dead after Amazon building partially collapses in Baltimore

They found that a 50-by-50-foot wall had collapsed at the warehouse, according to Clark. An Amazon official says the two people killed after part of a distr...


Courier Capital LLC Has $27.19 Million Holdings in Apple Inc. (AAPL)

The company registered $62.9 billion in revenue, an increase of 20% over the same period past year, and quarterly earnings per diluted share of $2.91, up by 41%...


Brazil Will Move Its Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem, Says President-Elect

Paraguay briefly moved its embassy to Jerusalem as well, only to move it back to Tel Aviv after its new president, Mario Abdo Benitez, was elected. Jerusalem is...


Amid trade war, China premier says Sino-US ties can improve

He gave no indication whether they made progress on settling the escalating tariff war over Beijing's technology policy. "We're not on the cusp of a deal". ...


United States regulators demand Tesla hand over information amid investigation into production forecasts

However, Musk has answered critics with good third quarter results. Musk then suggested that fans might not be "running to the store for the iPhone 11", casti...


Here's why Trump wants to shut Iran out of the oil market

Eight countries are set to receive sanctions waivers . "Then they will pick up pressure towards the end of the year to cut Iran's sales". Anger and distru...


United Kingdom manufacturing orders fall for first time since July 2016

Trevor Balchin, Economics Director at IHS Markit , which compiles the survey said: "Although total United Kingdom construction activity rose at a stronger pace...


Labor Dept. figures show rising wages -- and possibly soon, inflation

Independent data released this week points to slightly higher wages for workers and a still-tight labor market for employers. Wages and salaries were up 2.9 p...


Starbucks unveils new seasonal cups, treats and reusable cup initiative

They said they "loved the tradition of Christmas ", she added. This year, the chain will offer limited-edition reusable holiday cups . You have to buy a holi...


Oil Prices rise Higher Despite Crude BuildNaija247news

Saudi Arabia raised production by 150,000 barrels to 10.68 million a day, the highest in Bloomberg data going back to 1962, while Iranian volumes slipped by 1...


Chinese, Pakistan leaders prepare to meet amid debt concerns

Khan, who arrived here in the early hours on Friday on a four-day visit, met Xi in the Great Hall of People where the two leaders also held one-on-one meeting b...


Pilot arrested for being 10 times over alcohol limit before takeoff

A spokesman for the London police said a test on the co-pilot taken 50 minutes before the flight's scheduled departure revealed 189 milligrams of alcohol per 10...


Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war

He said further meetings with Xi are being scheduled for the G-20 summit of the world's biggest economies, set for November 30 in Buenos Aires, the first ever s...


Trump Administration Will Allow Iran to Stay Connected to SWIFT

While the European Union (E.U.) has sought to preserve the flawed trade agreement with Iran by negotiating backdoor methods of trade, most major companies have ...


US Restrict Exports to Chinese Chip Maker Over Technology Theft

The limits announced Monday reflected official concern Chinese competition might drive some American technology suppliers out of business and leave the United S...


Google workers stage walkout over company's handling of sexual harassment

In a pinned tweet on the Google Walkout Twitter account, the company's workers laid out their demands , including an end to forced arbitration in sexual a...


Coca-Cola Passes On CBD Drinks

Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in The Coca-Cola in the third quarter worth $117,000. Should the projected estimates be met, then the sto...