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Jack Ma kills 1m US jobs promise, blaming US-China trade war

He said new trade rules are desperately needed over the long-term. He added: "The trade in the world really needs to be perfected, but trade is not a weapon...


Walmart warns Trump tariffs may force price hikes

Earlier this week, Trump escalated his trade war with China by imposing 10 percent tariffs on about $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, including consumer pr...


Tesla Model 3 earns five-star safety rating across the board

In late September, the EV maker got more good news - this time, from federal safety regulators. The Tesla Model 3 has aced its first crash tests, scoring five...


Trump demands OPEC lower oil prices: 'We will remember'

However, oil bulls have reacted positively to news reports this week that Saudi Arabia may be open to Brent climbing above $80 a barrel, despite pressure from M...


Foodie shares clever kitchen hack to check for needles in strawberries

In a statement, the supermarket giant confirmed it had taken the precautionary step of temporarily removing sewing needles from sale at all its stores. Australi...


Liberal MP Leona Alleslev crosses the floor to join Conservatives

The MP cited her concerns over the government's handling of the economy, foreign trade and defence as the reasons behind her decision to make the shift. He enco...


UK's May seeks more compromise from European Union ahead of meeting

The entire Brexit project was sold to the British people by "liars" who immediately fled the stage, unwilling to see their project through. Britain's Prime ...


Tensions rise as European Union prepares for final Brexit stretch

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday the government was confident Parliament would back a Brexit deal agreed by May and the EU. "It took place...


Amazon's Storefronts is too little, too late for small businesses

Plus the company (currently worth more than $900 billion) has the power to charge business owners whatever it wants to have products listed on Amazon, because...


Audi embarks on EV offensive as E-Tron premieres

The debut of the e-tron comes just weeks after Mercedes-Benz introduced its own long-range battery-SUV, the EQC, with Jaguar's I-Pace model now rolling into s...


Amazon May Open 3,000 Stores in Next Three Years

The first Go store opened to the public in January at Amazon's Seattle headquarters, following more than a yearlong test run open only to employees. "If we ...


Passengers bleed after crew forgets to maintain cabin pressure

Jet Airways confirmed the incident in a statement saying that the pilots have been taken off duty pending an investigation. Passengers tweeted about "horror...


We’re ready to come up with a better backstop proposal — European Union negotiator

Most checks can take place away from the border, at company premises, or the market, ' Barnier said of customs and regulatory checks on goods that might move fr...


Jack Ma walks back promise to create 1M U.S. jobs

The new round of tariffs by Beijing will affect over 5,000 United States goods, ranging from meat, chemicals, nuts, alcoholic drinks, clothes, machinery, furnit...


Coke in talks to make cannabis-infused drinks

In a report based on anonymous sources, BNN Bloomberg reported Monday that Aurora was in serious talks with the Coca-Cola Company. This is widely being inte...


President Trump visits North Carolina as governor pleads for patience

US President Donald Trump hands out prepackaged meals to people in cars at Temple Baptist Church in an area impacted by Hurricane Florence , in New Bern, No...


Airline makes embarrassing typo on side of plane

The airline appears to have taken the typo in stride, writing on social media: "Oops this special livery won't last long!" Travellers spotted the mistake at ...


Oil hovers near $80, supply concern expected to underpin prices

Brent crude futures had dropped 29 cents, or 0.37 percent, to $77.76 per barrel by 12.02pm. US crude futures (CLc1) were down 6 cents at $69.79, after gainin...


Jobs to be created at Tesco's new Jack's discount store in Chatteris

In general, however, Tesco's says Jack's will offer stable prices that Lewis declared would be "cheapest in town" - though he also said that were a customer to ...


Australia PM says strawberry sabotage akin to 'terrorism'

The new criminal penalties are on par with child pornography and terror financing offences. "How could any right-minded person want to put a baby or a child o...