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McDonald's Mints MacCoin to Mark Big Mac's 50th Anniversary

Many people remember all the ingredients to the McDonald's burger because of its ad campaign saying "two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickl...


YouGov Poll: UK voters support a referendum on final Brexit deal

British and EU negotiators are hoping for a final Brexit agreement by October, in order to allow time for ratification by European and British parliaments befor...


Harley-Davidson unveils new range of electric motorbikes and an electric bicycle

As part of the strategy, Harley-Davidson plans to offer its most comprehensive lineup of motorcycles, competing in numerous largest and fastest growing segments...


China's Xi opens BRICS summit in South Africa

He handed a list of complaints to South African Public Works Minister Thilas Nxesi, who said the BRICS forum would help attract investment and create jobs. ...


Trump, Juncker tout deal pulling back from US-EU trade war

A Republican member of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Thursday slammed President Donald Trump's tariffs on China and United States allies, arguing th...


Facebook in record plunge after shocking growth report

Facebook's shareholders and investors began unfriending the social media platform after the company's chief financial officer, David Wehner, predicted that rev...


US economy grows at the fastest pace since 2014

While U.S. manufacturers face higher production costs, this is being offset by a lower federal corporate tax rate (down to 21 per cent from 35 per cent) and the...


Oil prices sustained by low inventories, Venezuela, Iran

Do not play with the lion's tail, (because) you'll regret it. The Iranian leadership was responding to the threat of USA sanctions after President Donald Tru...


Over $109bn wiped off Facebook's market cap after growth shock

In the United States and Canada, the user base remained flat, and in Europe, it declined. Chief financial officer David Wehner warned Wednesday in an earnings...


Trump threatens Turkey sanctions over pastor Andrew Brunson

US President Donald Trump says the United States will hit Turkey with "large sanctions" over a American pastor detained on terror and espionage charges, and h...


In letter to Mexico, Trump urges quick NAFTA renegotiation

Mexican President-elect, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador , has sent US President Donald Trump a letter urging him to help bring an end to NAFTA negotiations, sayi...


Officer Helps Homeless Man Shave, So He Can Apply For Job

The homeless man, identified only as "Phil", was told he could get a job at a local McDonald's restaurant. While he was fixing the razor, Phil told the offi...


Philips, Asus, Pioneer and D&M hit with e-commerce fines

The EU says that these companies often engaged in threats or even cut off supplies to online retailers who did not adhere to these fixed or minimum prices. The ...


Facebook hammered as user growth cools

The number of monthly users - a key indicator of Facebook's popularity - rose slightly, to 2.23 billion from 2.2 billion last quarter. "While this has been ...


Sergio Marchionne Has Died Following Surgery Complications

Fiat pushed that change on Chrysler - and everyone benefited, he said. Regarded as a saviour of Fiat, Italy's automotive champion, the Italian-born Marchio...


Trump claims 'tariffs are the greatest' amid trade war

The assistance will go into effect in September, months after President Donald Trump ordered Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to prepare some options, th...


U.S. and European Union should ‘drop all Tariffs, Barriers and Subsidies’, Trump says

President Donald Trump has taken a beating for months over how his tit-for-tat trade wars with China and a host of friendly countries has affected farmers...


'Never threaten United States again': Donald Trump fires back 'consequences' at Iran's Rouhani

At the White House, Trump later on Monday said , "none at all", in response to a shouted question about whether he had any concerns about provoking tensions ...


Trump to Give Farmers Aid, but Farmers Aren't Thrilled

China has fought back with tariffs of its own, sparking a global trade war that some fear would plunge financial markets into chaos. Jerry Moran, R-Kan. Earlie...


China denies USA allegation of currency manipulation

USDCAD closed the session on negative notes at 1.3144. The German 10-year bond yields, which move inversely to its price, rose 1 basis point to 0.38 percent, th...


Images Show North Korea Dismantling Key Facilities at Satellite Launching Station

Bermudez notes the destruction of the rail-mounted processing building ("where space launch vehicles are prepared before moving them to the launch pad") as part...


Trump Administration to Announce Plan to Shield Farmers From Trade War

The Trump administration on Tuesday said it would provide up to US$12 billion in aid for USA farmers to shield them from the repercussions felt by trade spats...


Finally, sanitary napkins to be exempted from GST

The Union interim finance minister said the decisions taken today would be applicable from July 27 and the GST Council will not focus on job creation apar...


Tesla shares drop on report that it asked suppliers for refunds

A Tesla spokesperson said the electric vehicle maker had asked fewer than 10 of its suppliers for a reduction in "total capex project spend for long-term proj...


Ritz Cracker Products Recalled Due To Potential Salmonella Presence

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) posted the recalls on their website Friday. The company says that, while there have been no complaints about illnes...


President Trump Eyes an Additional $500B Worth of Tariffs on Chinese Goods

They will also be looking out for more U.S. corporate earnings, such as those from tech giants like Google, Amazon and Facebook. He said the American Federal...


Ritz Cracker products recalled over Salmonella fears

The recalled Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Ritz Bits products contain whey powder, which has been recalled by its supplier, announced the maker of the Ritz produ...


Amazon's 2018 Prime Day Sets Record Despite Glitches

The recently launched Vodafone Youth Offer on Amazon Prime in India also encouraged the digital video platform's younger consumers to binge more on comedy. Ho...


Sanitary napkins to be exempted from GST, says Maharashtra finance minister

Demands to remove taxes on sanitary napkins under uniform indirect tax regime were raised strongly ever since it was rolled out on July 1, 2017. Some of the o...


Trump 'ready' to tax all Chinese imports

Trump said the USA had been being taken advantage of by China for a long time. On a softer note, Trump added, "I am not happy about it. I want them to do we...


Canada could get caught in cross fire of US uranium investigation

The investigation will canvass the entire uranium sector from the mining industry through enrichment, defense, and industrial consumption, according to the d...


Microsoft tops estimates in quarterly results as cloud revenue surges

Despite continuing to invest in promising trends from cloud computing and artificial intelligence to gaming, Microsoft expected its profit margins to improve....


In Rare Move for a President, Trump Criticizes Fed

President Trump took a pot shot Thursday at the Federal Reserve for eyeing another interest rate hike that could slow America's strong economic growth. The US ...


United Kingdom pound falls to lowest in 10 months as retail sales drop

It was further reported that inflation in vegetables increased from 2.51% in May to a whopping 8.12% in June. Core inflation is at a 15 month low. "A 2.1-pe...


Google hit with $5.1b fine in EU’s Android antitrust case

Google has a market share of more than 90 percent for general Internet search, licensed smart mobile operating systems and app stores for Android software, th...