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Chipotle Shuts Down Ohio Restaurant After Reports Of Illness Outbreak

According to Business Insider , reports began to trickle in on the website I Was Poisoned on July 29 and 30 claiming that some customers had experienced naus...


Sales tax on school, emergency supplies to take a holiday. Here's when

People could purchase items such as clothing , shoes, and school and arts supplies that cost $100 or less with no sales tax. If an item of clothing qualifi...


RBI increases key rate to 6.5% on inflation worries

RBI in its policy statement has said that the risks to its 4 per cent inflation outlook has increased since its last meeting in June on account of rising trade...


Apple becomes first publicly traded company to be worth $1 trillion

However, because the company readjusted its share count due to buybacks at the close of Q3, Apple's stock price actually needed to hit about $207.05 per share...


China warns against blackmail as Donald Trump considers higher tariffs

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said: "The increase in the possible rate of the additional duty is meant to provide the administration with addition...


Google plans censored version of search engine in China

To comply with the Chinese government's strict internet censorship laws, Google's China-only search engine app would block websites and search terms about human...


Dixons Carphone breach hit 16 million records

Andy Norton, director of threat intelligence at Lastline, said: "Card Not Present Fraud cost the United Kingdom over £200 million past year, and chip and pin se...


RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points

One basis point is equivalent one-hundredth of a percentage. But, in the past banks have been slow to pass on the rise - or just raise it below the full incre...


Take a snapshot of Stock: Tyson Foods, Inc

The drop comes after Tyson announced a 12% lower profit forecast for the year than expected due to uncertainty surrounding global trade and lowering prices on m...


Bank of England raises interest rates to 0.75%

The Bank's Monetary Policy Committee had been expected to raise interest rates in May, but held fire because the economy went through a weak patch at the star...


Huawei displaces Apple to become second largest smartphone vendor

First-place Samsung was the only vendor in IDC's top five to lose market share year-on-year, with sales slipping from 79.8 million in Q2 2017 to 71.5 millio...


Durex Recalls 10 Batches of Condoms Because They Might Burst During Sex

This has raised concerns that they are unsafe for consumers to use even before the date on the packaging. The HPRA said consumers need to monitor the bottom...


United States to consider higher tariff on US$200B of China imports

We were particularly heartened that Trump and the Europeans now have a handshake agreement to aim for zero tariffs on both sides of the Atlantic. In early Jul...


Previously Undisclosed TSA Program Tracks Unsuspecting Passengers

All American citizens who enter the United States are automatically considered for inclusion in the program, as officials check their names against watch lists ...


USA considering higher tariffs on US$ 200 bil. of Chinese goods

Reuters said the escalation could be announced as soon as Wednesday . U.S. President Donald Trump attends a meeting with inner city pastors at the Cabinet...


RBI increases repo rate by 25 bps to 6.50%

The monetary policy committee of the central bank, which determines the policy interest rate cited inflation concerns for its decision but retained its "neutr...


Elon Musk apologizes for behavior on infamous Tesla earnings call

The Palo Alto, California, company said it lost $4.22 per share from April through June as revenue grew 43 percent to just over $4 billion. However, the c...


BoJ raises ceiling for JBG yields but cuts medium-term inflation forecasts

Yields on U.S. Treasury bonds rose, with the benchmark 10-year at a six-week high, as investors sold U.S. government bonds on growing speculation that the BOJ...


US slaps sanctions on Turkish officials over detaining of American pastor

His next hearing is set for October 12. The pastor was arrested 21 months ago and is under house arrest facing espionage charges. The pastor has lived in Tu...


Tech stocks weigh on Wall Street, Nasdaq set for third straight decline

Tariffs on Chinese goods and expectations of a technology decoupling between U.S and China tech companies is a factor that will add to the pressure. With seco...