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Trump threatens France over tax that hits US tech giants

The US President said France will be hit with a "substantial reciprocal action" over the new tax which targets American tech firms. "I've always said America...


No Tariff Waivers for Mac Pro Components

Trump has said that exemptions are available only to companies that can demonstrate they had no other manufacturing option or show the tariffs would cause "s...


Amazon's push for one-day delivery dents profits, costs up 21%

The company forecast net sales in the range of US$66 billion and US$70 billion for the third quarter. Analysts were expecting revenue of US$67.27 billion, accor...


Nissan Motors cautions of profit plunge ahead of 10,000 job cuts

Nissan , which said the job cuts will be made globally by 2022, added that it will reduce global production capacity and its product line-up by about 10% by t...


Dunkin’ is now selling a meat-alternative breakfast sandwich at some stores

Dunkin's meatless breakfast sausage sandwich costs $4.29. Dunkin' did not provide details on when it plans to rollout the new Beyond Sausage Breakfast Sand...


Trump Pressures Fed to Cut Rates as Policy Makers Set to Decide

Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren on Friday pushed back against expectations for an interest-rate cut when Fed policymakers meet later this mont...


Equifax to pay up to $700M in data breach settlement

The settlement concludes multiple probes into Equifax by the Federal Trade Commission , the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and almost all state attorne...


Around 6,000 Irish-owned Volvo cars recalled over engine fault fear

According to the company, a "localized engine bay fire may occur" in worst-case scenarios. Volvo said it was contacting all customers whose vehicles are aff...


Where to score deals to celebrate National Ice Cream Day

Since it has been celebrated on the third Sunday of July. To make things even cooler (see what I did there?), here is an ad that Allied Irish Banks (AIB) rele...


Tesla's Las Vegas V3 Supercharger Station Is the Fastest Yet

One of the more prescient and impactful decisions Tesla made early on was to roll out a network of Supercharger stations at strategic locations across the Uni...


CBS stations go dark for DirecTV customers amid contract dispute with AT&T

According to CBS, AT&T was granted a 1-month extension on the now-expired contract in order to reach a new deal without subjecting customers to a channel blac...


IEA: Don't Expect Oil Prices To Go Much Higher

Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Friday after the US Navy destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows, a...


CNBC's Joe Kernen calls out Mnuchin for criticizing Bitcoin

In the event the US government runs out of cash in September, it will not be able to issue payments on the outstanding $22 trillion debt load. "I think everyb...


KLM tells breastfeeding women to expect to be asked to cover up

Another Twitter user states that Emirates are also open to breastfeeding on board, writing, "I flew with @emirates recently with my baby and breastfed her fr...


All-New Corvette Replaces Shift Stick With Touchscreen Technology

General Motors Co (GM.N) unveiled on Thursday its newly designed mid-engine 2020 Corvette in a splashy tribute to its emblematic sports auto, even as the No. Du...


New York Fed forced to clarify Williams' speech

The S&P 500 adding 0.4% higher and the Nasdaq Composite rose 0.3%. "Because of the faulty thought process we have going for us at the Federal Reserve , we ma...


PepsiCo buys SA's Pioneer Foods for $1.8 bn

United States beverage and food giant PepsiCo has agreed to buy South Africa's Pioneer Foods for about 24.4 billion rand (RM7.4 billion), a company executive ...


Bill Gates overtaken as world's second richest person

In 2016, he joined hands with Jeff Bezos , Jack Ma and Bill Gates , among others, to set up Breakthrough Energy Ventures (BEV), a $1 billion fund to fight cli...


Toys 'R' Us is coming back with a high-tech twist

For one, the new locations - at the Galleria in Houston and Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus, New Jersey -will be much smaller than their predecessors. S...


Tesla Rehashes Its Product Lineup, Discontinues Some Variants

However, the starting prices of both vehicles went up - to $79 990 for the Model S and to $84 990 for the Model X. Additionally, the Model 3 is a bit chea...


Switzerland surprised to hear it will be regulating Facebook's cryptocurrency

Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown of OH said the country would be insane to trust Facebook with its money, and his Republican colleague Martha McSally of...


Qualcomm Gets Fined €242 Million by the European Union

The usage of seller data in allocating coveted 'Buy Box' status, whereby retailers receive prominent placing on the marketplace webpage and customers are able...


BOK cuts key rate to 1.5%

Growth worries have pushed central banks around the world to adopt a more dovish stance, following the U.S. Federal Reserve's lead, with the Bank of Korea goi...


Oil Prices Slip as Inventories Build

However, Iran later denied it was willing to negotiate over its ballistic missile programme, contradicting a claim by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and a...


Turkey says European Union sanctions won't deter from drilling activity

They said they were suspending talks on an air transport agreement, as well as high-level Turkey-EU dialogues, and would call on the European Investment Bank ...


Maple Leaf Foods Unveils New Canadian Hot Dog Etiquette

What better way to celebrate than with a free dog, or two. "The use of an iconic food in an act of violence against an iconic golfer like Tiger Woods is repre...


EUR/GBP Surges to 6-month highs amid no-deal brexit fears

Work and Pensions Secretary Ms Rudd, who backs Mr Hunt in the election, said she was "surprised" by the hardline stance taken by the Foreign Secretary and Mr ...


Elon Musk wants to get inside your head. Literally

Neuralink's President, Max Hodak, said the threads would be inserted through 8mm holes drilled into a paralyzed human's skull, and that there are plans to us...


Goldman Sachs stock lifted by earnings beat, holds top dealmaking spot

Net revenues of $1.47bn in Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC) Client Execution were 13% lower compared to a year ago. JPMorgan, the largest US bank...


China June crude oil throughput rises to record on new plants

Brent crude futures dropped 29 cents, to $66.43 a barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude dropped 63 cents, or 1.1%, to $59.58/Bbl. The U.S. benchmark ...


United States judge slashes $80 million award in Monsanto cancer case

U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria ruled Monday that the jury's decision in the Hardeman case to award punitive damages of $75 million was " constitutionall...


Save 22% on the PS4 Controller on Prime Day

Protests against Amazon in Germany have gone on for years. "We're organizing to demand Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos create a safe and humane working environment,...


Is it Time to Sell Facebook Before Things Get Worse?

The FTC, like the FCC , has five commissioners, three of which are affiliated to the Republican party and two the Democrats. All that remains is for the U.S....


L Brands’ Les Wexner Makes First Comments on Jeffrey Epstein

Alex Acosta, who as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida oversaw Epstein's earlier deal, resigned on Friday as Trump's Secretary of Labor, saying ...


Updated air passenger rights protections now in effect

In some cases, carriers will be required to issue compensation to passengers within strict timelines. In addition, starting today all communications, including ...


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