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Oil sinks 7% into bear market on oversupply fears

Oil's slide accelerated on Tuesday (Nov 13), with USA futures suffering their steepest one-day loss in more than three years due to ongoing worries about weake...


United Kingdom and European Union agree text of draft withdrawal agreement

Number 10 confirmed a draft deal had been reached by officials negotiating in Brussels after months of protracted talks. A review mechanism is understood to b...


Apple has a Plan B as iPhone demand peaks; many suppliers don't

Rival Pegatron Corp fell more than 5 percent but later recouped losses. Semiconductor stocks were broadly lower with the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index losing...


Brent crude jumps 2 pct on Saudi December supply cut

According to the news report by Bloomberg, Saudi Arabia has stated that oil producers should cut production by 1 million barrels per day from last month's le...


Columbus Zoo saluting military families on Veterans Day

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Facebook outage hits some users on East Coast

The cause of the outage was not immediately clear. Facebook said that the outage was due to a "routine test" in an official statement. WhatsApp and Facebook...


Amazon chooses Northern Virginia, NYC for new headquarters

Web giant Amazon is set to announce its new headquarters in New York City and Northern Virginia. Once a bustling factory and freight-moving area, Long Isl...


Investigation launched after several pilots report close encounter with UFO (AUDIO)

ATC said there were no military exercises had been planned, before eerily adding: " There is nothing showing on either primary or secondary radar ". They repo...


Falih: Saudi Arabia to cut December oil output by 500000 bpd

The imposition of sanctions against Iran and those who do business with Iran has had a very limited impact on oil prices , due in large part to strong output f...


Saudi minister calls for 1 mln bpd global oil output cut

As a result, the state's rising production could further dampen oil prices , while also spurring the ongoing development of oil-shipping infrastructure, eventu...


US Federal Reserve Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged

Data since officials last met in September "indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising at a strong r...


PUBG, Ori and the Blind Forest, More Joining Xbox Game Pass

The Xbox Game Pass gives you access to 100+ games including select new releases, which makes it a tempting offer for anyone that wants to try out a few game...


Alibaba Singles' Day sales hit $10 billion in first hour

The company settled roughly 69 billion yuan ($9.92 billion) in the first hour of Singles' Day on Sunday, up roughly 21 percent from last year's early haul of 57...


Bombardier to cut 5,000 jobs, including some in Wichita

Bombardier also reported it would sell some of its non-core assets, which it hopes will generate about $900 million. The Quebec government had to come to its r...


Target & Walmart release Black Friday ads for holiday shoppers

We've collected our favorite Walmart Black Friday deals , and you can see a more complete list by clicking through the slideshow below. The hot deals inclu...


Jo Johnson quits Government over ‘incoherent, unacceptable’ Brexit

Johnson is the 14th minister to have resigned from government since November previous year. Johnson is the 14th minister to have resigned from government sinc...


Nancy Pelosi's quest for House speaker may be derailed by fellow Democrats

Also among them are the first two Native American women elected to the House - Democrats Sharice Davids of Kansas and Deb Haaland of New Mexico - and the fi...


Judge Puts Keystone XL Pipeline On Hold Pending Further Environmental Study

Judge Brian Morris, of the US District Court for the District of Montana, said construction could not go ahead until a more thorough review of the impact on the...


Tesla Names New Chair As Elon Musk Steps Down

Tesla Inc said board member Robyn Denholm will replace Elon Musk as its Chair, more than a month after the billionaire had to step down as the electric-car ma...


Passengers Aboard Indonesian Plane 'Revolt' Against Two Tons of Stinky Durian

According to the BBC, about two tons of the fruit was in the plane's cargo hold . The flight took off an hour later than scheduled to Indonesian capital, Jak...


US Supreme Court Ends Fight Over Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules

The rules, which were issued in 2015, have since been replaced by a 2018 order by the Federal Communications Commission eliminating net neutrality , so the jus...


Networks declare Democrats will capture the House of Representatives

Trump tweeted Tuesday night: "Tremendous success tonight". All members of the House are up for election, and Democrats are talking up a blue wave taking ov...


Angry U.S. voters head to midterm polls in referendum on Trump

So the Democrats are in the tough position of having to retain all 26 seats and add two more, if they need to wrest control and counter Trump's positions in ...


China Vows To Continue Iran Trade Despite US Oil Sanctions

USA sanctions permit trade in humanitarian goods such as food and pharmaceuticals, but measures imposed on banks and trade restrictions could make such items ...


Election Day to test Democratic resistance in Trump era

So the Democrats are in the tough position of having to retain all 26 seats and add two more, if they need to wrest control and counter Trump's positions in...