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White House to Impose Tariffs on $50 Billion of Chinese Goods

The American Chamber of Commerce in China said it viewed the White House's latest threat of tariffs on Chinese imports as a helpful "negotiating step" ahead o...


World’s longest non-stop commercial flights launch in October

Airlines including Singapore Airlines, Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd (QAN.AX) and US -based United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL.N) are adding ultra-long hau...


'Certainty is increased': Notley on federal plan to buy Trans Mountain expansion

The pipeline plan has already started a war of words, litigation and legislation between the two provinces, even though, for the first time in Canadian histor...


Canadian who helped Yahoo email hackers gets five years in prison

The sentencing follows Baratov last November pleading guilty to multiple charges, including violating the U.S. Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, as well as aggravat...


CIBC Simplii Financial hack may have affected 40,000 customers

Bank of Montreal and online bank Simplii Financial (owned by CIBC ) made known that hackers stole identifying personal information of not less than 90,000 d...


'Danger to life' weather warning as more thunderstorms set to hit Britain

Met Office told Sky News . The organization of the London Fire Brigade said that due to a lightning strike, there was not a single fire. "It looks like ...


The Danger That Italy's Political Crisis Poses for the Global Economy

On Wall Street on Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.58 per cent to 24,361.45, the S&P 500 lost 1.16 per cent to 2,689.86 and the Nasdaq Composite...


India's top fuel retailer trims petrol, diesel prices

The reduction in petrol and diesel prices was today revised, with state-owned oil companies blaming clerical error for previously announcing a cut of up to ...


Track you: Digital license plates debut in California

They come with a monthly fee for users, but will allow registration to be updated without changing stickers - plus, they could help agencies with Amber Alerts a...


Tesla Model S with Autopilot on crashes into police auto

Authorities say a Tesla sedan in Autopilot mode crashed into a parked police cruiser in Southern California. Sgt. Cota said there was another collision in...


Chinese state media slam US trade announcement, say Beijing ready to fight

According to the White House , to protect its national security, the United States will implement specific investment restrictions and enhanced export controls...


Oil prices fall as top three producers look to boost supplies

With no elections in sight, the chances of the centre or even the state governments reducing their taxes are quite slim and the only hope for us is the global c...


Pret A Manger sold to private equity firm JAB

A majority stake in the sandwich chain, owned by private equity firm Bridgepoint, will be offloaded to JAB, the investment vehicle of Germany's wealthy Reimann...


European Union proposes ban on plastic straws, cutlery

The Commission proposal will still need to be approved by the European Parliament and Council, and the Commission said it hoped for it to be given the green lig...


Starbucks to close early for company-wide diversity training

Last month, a white store manager at a Philadelphia-based Starbucks location called the police on two black men who were sitting in the store and had not yet...


Petrol and diesel prices hiked yet again

Demonstrators shout slogans as they carry placards during a protest, organised by Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI), against price hikes in petrol and di...


Oil takes a hit as major producers consider output boost

The entire nation has been feeling the pinch but with the fuel prices no longer being regulated by the central government and the crude oil prices going up, t...


Federal Bureau of Investigation urges public to reboot home routers amid malware attack

FBI urging public to reboot routers to stop Russian malware The bureau said it was able to take down a website that was controlling the malware before the se...


Service Dog Gives Birth To Puppies In Tampa International Airport

Van Atter said she has mobility and pain issues, Nipps said, and the dogs were service dogs, though Eleanor Rigby was still in training. Ellie was all set to ...


National Post on PC member recruiting in Etobicoke Centre

Ford repeatedly condemned the problems during the PC leadership race earlier this year, and has continued to do so on the campaign trail, blaming Brown for the ...