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Wetherspoons will stop selling Champagne

Champagne and wheat beers produced in France and Germany will be replaced, and sparkling wines from the United Kingdom and Australia will be substituted for ...


Trump declares North Korea ‘no longer a Nuclear Threat’

At a press conference just before leaving Singapore, Trump said Kim will start dismantling his nuclear arsenal "very quickly"; he noted that he wants US tro...


Fed raises interest rates as unemployment nears record lows

The widely-anticipated decision will lift the target for the central bank's benchmark rate to 1.75%-2%, the highest level since 2008. USA growth is also getting...


Show of solidarity after Donald Trump attacks Justin Trudeau on Twitter

Trump is in Singapore where he is meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. The UK intends to honour the commitments it signed up to at the meeting in C...


Oil prices drop as supplies increase

Benchmark Brent crude was down 30 cents at $75.58 a barrel by 0910 GMT. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 20, 2018Bloomberg and Reuters reported la...


N-Out Burger locations in Texas to reopen Tuesday

A new shipment of buns is on the way and we will reopen on Wednesday, June 13. Buns delivered in Texas did not measure up to the company's quality standards b...


Dixons Carphone Breach Hits 5.9 Million Cards

A sign displays the logo of Dixons Carphone at the company headquarters in London, Britain August 1, 2017. 'We've taken action to close off this unauthorise...


Bitcoin Price Manipulation Probe Linked to Futures Market

Commodity Futures Trading Commission ( CFTC ) has contacted several cryptocurrency exchanges , ordering them to turn over trading data. Regulators opened th...


Toyota to invest US$1b in Grab's latest funding round

Toyota put money into Grab via its Next Technology Fund past year, but this time around the capital comes directly from the parent company. The US$1 billion sum...


Louboutin wins trademark case on red soled high-heels

Initially played out in a court in the Netherlands, the French designer attempted to block Van Haran from selling its own versions of the red-soled shoes. "I ca...


Lesbian Couple Says They Were Kicked From Uber Over a 'Peck'

The video , which noted the driver's name and his license plate number, has been viewed more than 1,400 times. Iovine said she has yet to receive a response ...


Illegal Defeat Devices Discovered In Daimler Vehicles

The Stuttgart-based carmaker has said the US Department of Justice has inquired about the company's emission certification processes, and that German prosecutor...


Coinbase to List Ethereum Classic in "the Coming Months"

As part of this process, Coinbase users can expect to see public-facing APIs and other signs that the asset is being added. Trading will not begin anytime soo...


Seattle City Council repeals controversial head tax

But a vote for repeal from the city council would nullify that effort. Mayor Jenny Durkan has signaled she'd sign the repeal, though the margin is veto-pr...


Judge approves AT&T-Time Warner deal

Leaving the courtroom, Makan Delrahim, head of the Justice department's antitrust division, said that he would read the judge's opinion before making a decision...


Trump tariffs will force "dollar for dollar" retaliation says Canadian diplomat

Describing the U.S. tariffs on European steel and aluminium as "unjustified", she left no doubt that EU nations would impose counter-measures on United Stat...


Oil mixed as OPEC cites uncertain market outlook for 2018

The oil markets were mixed on Monday, with USA crude firmer while Brent inched down, as comments from the Iraqi oil minister cast doubt as to whether the Orga...


Tesla to layoff 9 percent of workforce

Last week, Musk overcame an attempt to strip him of his role as chairman of Tesla's board , a plan introduced by a company shareholder who raised doubts about ...


Socceroos have room for improvement despite lucky 2-1 win in Hungary

Still, it is that goal , which sealed a second consecutive win, that ensures Australia head for Russian Federation 2018 brimming with confidence and with an ...


Lyft and Uber both want in on e-scooter craze

According to the Chronicle , the city will issue permits to five companies and cap the number of scooters in the city at 1,250. The city's transportation age...