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House of Fraser rescue deal is now in doubt

On Monday it was reported that Sports Direct International PLC ( LON:SPD ) founder Mike Ashley and House of Fraser have discussed a new investment deal for ...


Nate Diaz angrily reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov-Conor McGregor announcement

Meanwhile the Notorious has already been added back into the Lightweight rankings as the number 1 contender, with Tony Ferguson and Dustin Poirier making up the...


China calls on United States to be 'cool-headed' in trade war

A foreign ministry spokesman, Geng Shuang, said Beijing was open to dialogue but gave no indication about the status of possible negotiations. "The increase i...


Fiat Chrysler files trade complaint in US against Mahindra's off-road vehicle

FCA also said that Roxor imports threaten them with substantial injury as they are underselling Jeeps. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has attempted to bl...


Opposition parties blast minister for ’dangerous’ EpiPen shortage, demand a fix

EpiPen injectors, which are relied on by people with life-threatening anaphylactic allergies, are in "very limited supply" and Canadian pharmacies are to run o...


Apple’s Market Cap Hits $1 Trillion

The company reported better than expected results for Q2 on Tuesday, with stock rising steadily since. Since the inauguration of the iPhone back in 2007, App...


Molson launches joint venture with Gatineau's Hydropothecary to develop cannabis beverages

Molson Coors will retain a controlling interest in the joint venture, and the deal is expected to close before September 30. "While we remain a beer business ...


Apple becomes world's first trillion dollar company

As the company's market value climbed over the decades, it revolutionized how consumers communicate with each other and how companies conduct business on a dail...


USA trade war won’t work, says China

The White House on Wednesday proposed a 25 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, more than double the 10 percent tax rate originally planned....


Manufacturing growth weakens in July

The Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) showed a reading of 54.0 last month, lower than the 54.3 for June. "Subsequently, firms contin...


Apple becomes first public US company worth $1 trillion

Steve founded Apple on the belief that the power of human creativity can solve even the biggest challenges - and that the people who are insane enough to think ...


China warns of retaliation if US takes more trade steps

The fight over trade kicked off in March when Trump threatened to hit $50 billion worth of Chinese imports with a 25% tariff. United States threats have e...


Turkey vows to retaliate over United States sanctions

But Brunson's case has resonated with U.S. President Donald Trump and more particularly with Vice President Mike Pence. "The Turks were on notice that the c...


BOJ raises ceiling for long-term rates, monetary easing to stay

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index ended down 0.74 percent, or 167.91 points, at 22,544.84, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.43 percent, or 7.61 points, to 1...


Fed keeps interest rates steady, stresses "strong economy and job market"

The Federal Reserve kept short-term interest rates unchanged Wednesday, adding that USA economic growth has been strong. The Federal Open Market Committee -...


Google is developing a censored search engine for China

But a Google employee familiar with the censored version of the search engine confirmed to Reuters that the project was alive and genuine. Human rights ...


Perdue: EU agreed to buy more soybeans than market would command

The EU has raised the issue of "Geographic Identifications" seeking to ban U.S. products with generic names entering the EU market, which drew stern opposition ...


Apple is first public company worth $1 trillion

Back in 1997, the feat they reached today seemed unimaginable as the Toronto Star writes that their stock was being traded at less than $1. An afternoon rec...


Tighter Supply Outlook Shores Up Crude Oil Prices to $75

OPEC had on November 27, 2015, chose to pump as much as it could to defend market share, an action that sent the price of oil to a low of $27 per barrel in F...


McDonald's serves pregnant woman coffee mixed with cleaning fluid

Douglas said she returned to the restaurant with the "coffee" to file a complaint with the supervisor. According to Alberta Health Services, public-health...