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Trump at G-7 summit: What you need to know

Macron said the message of other G7 leaders to Trump on the Iran deal should be: "You're not comfortable with an agreement signed by your predecessor, maybe j...


MPs advise TSB board to consider sacking chief executive

FILE PHOTO: Chief Executive of the TSB bank, Paul Pester, poses at the bank's Baker Street branch in London September 9, 2013. Dr Pester says there is no evid...


US trade deficit falls for second straight month in April

If the real trade deficit trend is maintained, then trade could help to contribute to the USA gross domestic product for the second quarter after a neutral impa...


Trump talks tough on trade ahead of G7 meetings in Canada

French President Emmanuel Macron is seeking to take the lead of the European brigade against U.S. President Donald Trump at the summit of the Group of Seven...


Google's Sundar Pichai to stop AI weapon project

In the post, Pichai spells out the principles that should be considered when creating AI as well as applications of AI that Google will not pursue. Pichai sai...


Kevin Prince Boateng reacts to Anas' football corruption video

A statement from the Ministry of Information said that the government is "shocked and outraged" by the contents of the investigations undertaken by journalist ...


Government publish customs "backstop" plan after last minute talks

Namely whether Britain should leave the EU's customs union, as May wants, or stay closely aligned with the bloc's border regime, as some members of her party wa...


Google co-founder's flying vehicle company is taking pre-orders

On its website , Kitty Hawk says the plan is to offer the aircraft as "part of a service similar to an airline or a rideshare". Kitty Hawk is already tak...


Cambridge Analytica ex-boss admits getting Facebook data from researcher

Alexander Nix acknowledged today that he should have been clearer when asked at an earlier hearing whether his firm had Facebook data through Global Science Re...


Number of job openings in the United States exceeds number of job seekers

That's the most since records began in December 2000. "If employers want to fill these 6.7 million job openings, they are either going to have to raise wages ...


Mnuchin Tried To Convince Trump To Exempt Canada From Tariffs

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she expected "difficult discussions" at the summit. The Trump administration at one point granted Canada and Mexico a last-...


NTSB releases preliminary findings on March's fatal Tesla Model X crash

While that claim has been confirmed by a preliminary report released by the NTSB today, it appears that there's more to the story than meets the eye. When the...


More than 150 Northern train services will be cancelled every day

Furious MPs have been demanding Grayling intervene after more than 12,000 train journeys have been disrupted since the introduction of new timetables two weeks ...


Mexico takes aim at Trump and USA midterm elections

Tariffs and non-tariff barriers have gone up. At the same time, the United States was suffering under the economic repercussions of its declaration of indepen...


Ethiopia Will 'Fully Accept' 2000 Peace Agreement with Eritrea

Looking to increase the players in the economy, the ruling party said it would sell minority stakes in Ethiopian Airlines and the sole telecom company Ethio Tel...


Nevermind Salad Cream to Sandwich Cream, remember these food rebrands?

The survey found it is viewed by consumers as an alternative to mayonnaise, and popularly paired with tuna, ham or cheese in sandwiches. 'Who else is massivel...


Posts $400M Q1 loss, revenue totals $3.09B

Hudson's Bay has struggled a bit in its efforts to become a more innovative, digitally focused company. The company also said it will close the Lord & Taylor...


David Koch to Retire From Business, Politics

In a letter to all employees of Koch Industries sent Tuesday, David's brother Charles Koch , who serves as chairman and CEO of Koch Industries, said that i...


Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Charged With Criminal Cartel Offences In Australia

Criminal charges have further been put forward against a number of senior executives, most notably ANZ treasurer Rick Moscati and Citigroup's John McLean and ...


Burger King temporarily shut down after mice seen on buns back open

The video has since been viewed more than 600,000 times and shared by more than 20,000 users. Dr. Karyl Rattay of the Division of Public Health, sent a June 1...