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Dec 02 2019

Hong Kong celebrates Thanksgiving as US signs Human Rights & Democracy act

Anti-government protests have rocked the former British colony since June, at times forcing government offices, businesses, schools and even the global airport to shut do...

Dec 01 2019

Revolutionary new prostate cancer test can be used at home

It is also suitable for men already diagnosed with low risk disease who are on a "watch and wait" approach known as active surveillance. Critics argue, however, the so-...

Dec 01 2019

Starbucks Suspends Okla. Barista Who Wrote 'PIG' On Police Officer's Cup

The verified Facebook account for the Seattle-based coffee chain responded to O'Mara's viral post within hours. According to a report, the Kiefer police officer went ...

Nov 30 2019

Planning On Shopping This Black Friday? You're Not Alone

Online shopping, in particular, can be unsafe as it's just so easy to click on an item instead of standing in a store and facing the reality of the purchase head on. Over...

Nov 29 2019

The Best OLED and QLED Deals for Black Friday 2019

Consumer Walk earns commissions from purchases made using the links provided. You could save an incredible $700 off the price of the Samsung UN65RU8000FXZA 65-inch Ult...

Nov 27 2019

LVMH close to buying Tiffany for more than $16.3 bln

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos could lose his title as the richest person in the world this week after LVMH CEO Bernard Arnault signed to buy the jewellery giant Tiffany for U...

Nov 25 2019

FCC Blocks Huawei, ZTE From Billions In US Federal Subsidy Dollars

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai first proposed in March 2018 to bar companies that posed a national security risk from receiving funds from the FCC's Universal Service Fund, but di...

Nov 25 2019

WeWork to axe 2,400 jobs after SoftBank buyout - media reports

The severance rounds began overseas weeks ago and are now moving to the US. The article also reports that the deal with SoftBank calls for SoftBank to buy WeWorks priva...

Nov 23 2019

Signing of Hong Kong bill could sour US-China trade relations

With Hong Kong's Beijing-backed authorities refusing to enter into dialogue or make concessions, the territory's police pressure has been given broad powers to quell the ...

Nov 21 2019

GM sues Fiat Chrysler over alleged union bribes

The lawsuit characterizes Marchionne and former UAW President Dennis Willams as two key players in forcing GM's hand into a merger through corrupt bargaining. "It (the ...

Nov 20 2019

A vegan man claims Burger King cooked Impossible Whopper alongside meat

A vegan man in Atlanta, Ga., is suing Burger King after the restaurant allegedly served "contaminated" plant-based burgers , which he claims are being cooked on the sa...

Nov 17 2019

And China 'getting close' to trade deal: White House economic adviser

All three major stock indexes on Wall Street also hit record highs after Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said US and Chinese officials would hold a call later in the day, ...

Nov 15 2019

Tesla picks Germany for European plant

Mr Musk said the facility would be located near the new Berlin airport and later gave more details on what the factory would produce on Twitter. Mr Musk made the an...

Nov 14 2019

Nike will stop selling its products on Amazon

Nike has ended a two-year pilot program to sell its shoes and clothing directly on Amazon's website. The company is also continuing to invest in partnerships with other r...

Nov 14 2019

New McLaren Elva revealed as 600 kW roadster ... with no windows!

But it has trademark design cues from modern McLarens such as the squinting headlights, slender taillights and a tail dominated by air vents and a diffuser. that's if you...

Nov 13 2019

Musk announces new Tesla factory will be in Germany

Tesla's fourth so-called gigafactory will set up shop near the German capital, after a long period of uncertainty about where the market-disrupting electric carmaker woul...

Nov 13 2019

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales top $38 billion

It has since evolved into a major shopping event. The firm said 84 brands including those of Apple, L'Oreal SA and Uniqlo each made over 100 million yuan in sales in ...

Nov 12 2019

Stocks close little changed amid trade, Hong Kong worries

Shares of Boeing Co BA.N jumped 4.5% to $366.96 after the planemaker said it expected USA regulators to approve the return to commercial service of its grounded 737 MAX j...

Nov 11 2019

S&P 500, Dow slip as trade-fuelled rally pauses

The Dow Jones Industrial Average picked up 3 points to around 27,678, based on preliminary numbers. The benchmark index is on track for its best year since 2013, while ...

Nov 09 2019

Bank of England cuts growth forecasts on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal

With the BoE set to hold the key benchmark rate unchanged at 0.75% on Thursday and the general election less than six weeks away, investors will be watching closely any...