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Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

Trump also threatened that if China retaliated this time then the USA would "immediately pursue phase three", which would mean imposing further tariffs on another US$267 billion worth of products ...

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Coke Stock Gets Caffeinated Rush With Cannabis-Infused Drink Announcement

Coke Stock Gets Caffeinated Rush With Cannabis-Infused Drink Announcement

And the Green Party leader says he is now vindicated on the question of mass production of cannabis for medical purposes. Coca-Cola Co. spokesperson Kent Landers issued a statement on the rep...

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US$200 billion in Chinese goods officially 'Tariffed!'

US$200 billion in Chinese goods officially 'Tariffed!'

Alleging that China has been unwilling to change its unfair trade practices, Trump said the new additional tariff structure would be effective September 24 from when it would be at 10 percent until ...

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London mayor calls for second referendum on Brexit

London mayor calls for second referendum on Brexit

The backing of Khan, a member of the main opposition Labour party , for a second referendum will put more pressure on Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to change his opposition to the idea when the party m...

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Oil prices rise as focus returns to supply concerns

Oil prices rise as focus returns to supply concerns

Washington is pushing allies to cut imports of Iranian oil to zero and will introduce a new round of sanctions on Iranian oil sales on 5 November. Iran's oil exports started to drop noticeably i...

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Salesforce boss Marc Benioff, wife buy Time magazine

Sharing the objective, Benioff in an interview with The Wall Street Journal , said that they were investing the company with tremendous impact on the world. Mr Benioff has tried to bolster his reputa...

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Petrol crosses Rs 90-mark in 12 cities across Maharashtra, Pune next?

Petrol crosses Rs 90-mark in 12 cities across Maharashtra, Pune next?

The BJP-ruled state reduced Value-Added Tax on petrol from 30% to 26% and on diesel from 22% to 18%. The state-owned oil marketing companies again raised the price of domestic fuel on Sunday. In a...

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Bank of England keeps rates on hold

Bank of England keeps rates on hold

Kitco Metals Inc . and the author of this article do not accept culpability for losses and/ or damages arising from the use of this publication. But according to reports of a briefing that Mr Carn...

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Metal object found in banana in Australia unrelated to strawberry needle scare

Members of the public are urged to be cautious when handling strawberries and to contact police if they find any sharp objects in fruit. She said the strawberries were "produced and packaged in West...

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Hurricane Florence’s potentially catastrophic path includes ‘at-risk’ nuclear power plants

Hurricane Florence’s potentially catastrophic path includes ‘at-risk’ nuclear power plants

Nuclear power plants have multiple and diverse layers of protection, including numerous mobile emergency pumps and electrical generators for backup power. He added: "Those power plants are, one, obv...

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Regional Pot Workers Could Face Lifetime Ban From US News Centre News

Regional Pot Workers Could Face Lifetime Ban From US News Centre News

In the meantime, workers in Canada's cannabis sector should stay away from the USA border until they find a new job, said Levitt. They could declare users inadmissible - perhaps for life. Anyone who...

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Police investigating after needles found in Australian strawberries

Police investigating after needles found in Australian strawberries

Donnybrook supplies Coles and Woolworths stores across Australia. Queensland chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young said that following today's potential " copycat " incident, people should be ...

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How FEMA uses Waffle Houses in disasters

How FEMA uses Waffle Houses in disasters

The Georgia-based chain has more than 2,000 locations, mostly in the South. "After a storm, they're of route having a perceive to us to be there to inspire them out resulting from they're archaic to...

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VW will stop making the Beetle amid slumping sales

VW will stop making the Beetle amid slumping sales

The compact Beetle was first made in Germany in 1938 during the Nazi era and came to the United States only 11 years later. The Puebla plant will shift to building other Volkswagen models. Vol...

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BMW has developed its own self-driving motorcycle

BMW has developed its own self-driving motorcycle

The BMW Motorrad division is a pioneer in the field of creating a full-fledged drone of motorcycles. Rather, the underlying technology should serve as a platform for development of future systems and ...

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Nationwide test of emergency alert system will be sent to your phone

Nationwide test of emergency alert system will be sent to your phone

All mobile phones that are switched on and within the range of a cell tower should receive the message if their provider is participating in the test. The system is also used to warn the public about ...

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Oil slips from four-month highs on economic concerns

Oil slips from four-month highs on economic concerns

Supplies at the key storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, rose by an estimated 900,000 barrels last week, according to a Bloomberg forecast. West Texas Intermediate crude for October settlement was ...

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Turkish lira eases after hefty central bank rate hike

Turkish lira eases after hefty central bank rate hike

The lira's slight improvement is welcome relief from months of weakening, but even after Thursday's rise, the lira was down nearly 39 percent against the dollar this year. Erdogan said last Septembe...

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JPMorgan's Dimon backtracks after saying he could beat Trump

JPMorgan's Dimon backtracks after saying he could beat Trump

After the inauguration, he said Trump had reawakened "animal spirits" in the U.S. Dimon has also praised the president's softer regulation and a tax policy that's generous to rich companies and people...

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Australians warned to cut up strawberries after people report finding needles inside

The Queensland Strawberry Growers Association said it's likely the affected strawberries were tampered with between the time they were packed and the time they were bought. "As the products have yet...

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Italian man gets prison for writing fake reviews on TripAdvisor

Italian man gets prison for writing fake reviews on TripAdvisor

A man in Italy has been jailed for nine months over fake reviews on TripAdvisor, which the company has hailed as a "landmark ruling for the internet". The shift in consumer behaviour has resulted in...

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Jeff Bezos: Trump should welcome media scrutiny

Jeff Bezos: Trump should welcome media scrutiny

The wealth that Bezos has amassed hasn't come without controversy, as many critics point to poor working conditions at his facilities while others say he doesn't do enough for the public good. The p...

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Carney Extends Term As Bank of England Governor To Help Smooth Brexit

Carney Extends Term As Bank of England Governor To Help Smooth Brexit

Carney's credentials in providing stable leadership during the tumultuous market conditions that followed the shock Brexit vote confirm him as a steady hand at the tiller in times of stress. The exten...

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Donald Trump: China 'Under Pressure' to Make a Deal with United States

Donald Trump: China 'Under Pressure' to Make a Deal with United States

The United States and China have so far slapped tariffs of 25% on more than $50 billion worth of each other's exports and more are in the pipeline. The move comes just as Bloomberg reports the W...

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Turkish interest rate rise brings Erdoganomics down to earth

Turkish interest rate rise brings Erdoganomics down to earth

Turkey's central bank, which described the hike as a "strong monetary tightening to support price stability", had left interest rates untouched since early June, causing markets to question just how ...

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Canada's Freeland returns to Washington for NAFTA talks

Canada's Freeland returns to Washington for NAFTA talks

Canadian Foreign Minister and US Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer will meet on Tuesday to try to hammer out the final complex details of a North American agreement with the aim of inclu...

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'Extremely dangerous' Florence strengthening on approach to USA coast

'Extremely dangerous' Florence strengthening on approach to USA coast

A man walks a flooded street in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Forecasters have warned the the hurricane could be "life threatening" by the time it strikes. North and SC and Virginia ordered mass ev...

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White House Corrects Trump’s Tweet on GDP, Unemployment

White House Corrects Trump’s Tweet on GDP, Unemployment

But as of 3.15 pm in NY, shortly after Hassett conceded the error and hours after the claim was challenged in news stories, Trump's false tweet about GDP and unemployment remained online. "Like, from ...

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Hurricane Florence: US braces for 'days and days' of floods

Hurricane Florence: US braces for 'days and days' of floods

Mandatory evacuation orders are in effect Tuesday in three US states as forecasters and officials urge people to get ready for devastating winds and heavy rains from Hurricane Florence . In Virginia...

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Why are fuel prices rising and what the govt can do

Why are fuel prices rising and what the govt can do

The price of petrol crossed the Rs 90 mark in Maharashtra today, a day after Opposition parties - most notably the Congress - took part in a Bharat Bandh to protest the soaring costs of fuel. Nearly...

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