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Trump asks Saudi Arabia to increase oil production

Benchmark Brent crude jumped $1.49 to a high of $79.35 a barrel before easing back to $79.23 a barrel. Brent was on track for a 5 percent weekly rise. "We are i...


Trump claims Saudi Arabia agreed to oil production hike, Riyadh doesn’t confirm

That has led Democrats to lay the blame on the White House, highlighting Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal as a factor i...


IAG Launches New Austrian Subsidiary

IAG's Vueling also flies on routes such as Vienna-Palma, Majorca, and Vienna-Paris. British Airways-owner IAG ICAG.L is expanding its new airline Level into s...


Delta Airlines Attendant Doesn't Like "Attitude", Kicks 5 Passengers Off Flight

After she told the attendant that she could handle putting the phone in airplane mode herself, the attendant said, " If you're gonna act like that, we can go ba...


Crumpet shortage hits: Warburtons warning as Carbon dioxide crisis hits

The shortage affects the Warburton's London and Burnley plants, and there is not a frequent supply at its Stockton site. Meanwhile cider manufacturer, Thatc...


Adidas warns customers of potential data breach

Adidas said it does not believe any credit card or health and fitness information was compromised. Adidas says that customers who shopped from its website in ...


Toys R Us closes final stores Friday

The iconic giraffe is not the only one disappointed by an early retirement from Toys R Us, as thousands of (human) employees have also been laid off in the wake...


Google, Facebook tricking users to not use privacy rights

Facebook , Google and Microsoft use design techniques and tricks to steer users toward sharing more information about themselves to benefit those businesses...


Canada announces details of tariffs on US goods

It's all part of Ottawa's plan to strike back at the U.S.in response to hefty tariffs on steel and aluminum, 25 per cent and 10 per cent respectively, imposed l...


GM warns against potential vehicle tariffs

Mr Trump asked the department to determine the effect of imports of cars and vehicle parts on national security. "It is now also increasingly clear that the w...


Automakers Warn Trump That Tariffs Will Drive Up Auto Prices

Domestic and global automakers build autos in 45 facilities in 14 states and support more than 7 million jobs across the U.S. We believe that the economic secur...


‘Pakistanis Swiss money down but above Indians

According to the official statement released by Swiss National Bank, the total funds deposited by foreign clients into Swiss banks rose with only 3 percent to C...


The UK Is Rationing Beer Because of a CO2 Shortage

The UK has been hit particularly hard as only one major Carbon dioxide plant was operating earlier this week and imports from the continent have been affected b...


Amazon Prime Delivery job: Amazon promises massive profits to startups

The entrepreneur will be responsible for hiring delivery people, and Amazon would be the customer, paying the business to pick up packages from its 75 deliv...


Boeing plans for plane that'll get to Australia in just five hours

The plane could theoretically travel at Mach Five, or five times the speed of sound (6,174 kmh/3,836 mph). Boeing , the world's largest aircraft manufacturer...


China tries to defuse trade pressure, says world benefits

Wall Street was poised for a subdued open. LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - A 2 percent slide in Chinese equities on Wednesday and a fresh weakening in the yuan hi...


Elon Musk is arguing about a farting unicorn on Twitter. Here's why

Tom Edwards isn't on Twitter , but Robin shared the messages with her dad. It was used for ceramic mugs Edwards sells through his website Wallyware for $28 ...


Nearly All Adult Americans’ Personal Data Exposed by a Data Mining Firm

But Exactis is merely one of several data-mining firms that excel at collecting people's personal data for marketing purposes. Florida-based marketing and d...


Thousands Of People Hit By Ticketmaster Data Breach

Ticketmaster did not give any further information about precisely which payment details may be affected, but it warned customers: "We recommend that you monitor...


False alarm causes scare on JetBlue flight at JFK Airport

My worst nightmare". Police officers who were "heavily armed" boarded the plane to investigate the security incident, a passenger said . She said they wait...