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Oct 21 2017

County submits proposal for Amazon's new location

The provincial government has pledged to up the number of STEM graduates to "fuel the arrival of this company or other companies", said Tory - something he argues will he...

Oct 20 2017

United Kingdom retail sales drop sharply

The ONS reported a 0.8 per cent monthly decline in retail sales in September. Issues around consumer finances, spending power and rising cost pressures are already chal...

Oct 20 2017

United Kingdom retail sales sink in September, reversing August gains

Rachel Lund, head of retail insight and analytics at the British Retail Consortium, said: "September's sales showed little evidence of consumers seriously shifting their ...

Oct 20 2017

Trump offered a grieving military father $25000 in a phone call

Chris Baldridge's son, Army Sgt. Dillon Baldridge , was killed in June during a suspected insider attack by an Afghan police officer. If you are keeping score (it's...

Oct 19 2017

Dow soars to open above 23000 for the first time

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 34.74 points to 15,782.16. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 29.42 points, or 0.13 percent, at 22,...

Oct 19 2017

Ford recalls over a million trucks

The auto company says they have not heard of any injuries due to this issue. Ford dealers will install water shields over door latches and inspect and fix actuation cab...

Oct 18 2017

Drone hits passenger jet in Canada, the first time it's happened

As the craft landed without incident, The Register's aviation desk will assume it wasn't chopped up by the plane's propellors with attendant spray of plastic and metal....

Oct 18 2017

BoE Chief: Monetary Policy Is Stimulative, Fiscal Policy Is Restrictive

Tenreyro, meanwhile, aired her opinion that she wasn't yet ready to vote for a rate hike. Many economists still remained confident that Carney and co would still hike r...

Oct 17 2017

Funeral services cancelled as Ophelia moves across Ireland

The National Co-Ordination Emergency Group has now extended the red weather warnings and is advising people to stay inside. "Generally across the country we are expecti...

Oct 14 2017

Samsung Electronics CEO resigns, even as record profits expected

His departure from office Oh-Hyun Kwon explained, "an unprecedented crisis", saying that the company in the current environment should lead to new leadership. Previousl...

Oct 14 2017

Tim Hortons Launches a Buffalo Sauce Latte

But now, Tim Horton's is taking wings where they've never been: coffee. Stephen Goldstein , regional president of Tim Hortons U.S., said in a news release. Most notabl...

Oct 14 2017

Last Flight 666 lands in HEL last time on Friday the 13th

Twenty-one times over the past 11 years, Finnair flights numbered 666 have departed for Finland's Helsinki-Vantaa airport, whose airport code is HEL, on a Friday the 13th...

Oct 13 2017

Lufthansa has bought a large chunk of Air Berlin

Air Berlin, which once employed around 8,000 people, filed for bankruptcy in August after its funding was cut off by Etihad, one of its major shareholders. Flights cont...

Oct 11 2017

Nvidia's new Pegasus chip targets tomorrow's fully autonomous vehicles

The company goes as far as saying vehicles built around Pegasus' technology could eschew steering wheels, pedals, or mirrors, thereby offering increased flexibility to ...

Oct 08 2017

Top 10 major changes in GST for small and medium businesses

He said that textiles, second biggest employment generator after agriculture, also continues to face deep stress owing to distorted duty structure threatening to wipe out...

Oct 06 2017

Your Netflix Subscription Price Is About to Increase

Here is what you need to know about the increase. "People don't like price increases, we know that", CEO Reed Hastings said on an earnings call previous year. We beli...

Oct 06 2017

McDonald's Szechuan sauce returns, thanks to 'Rick and Morty'

The fast food giant will bring its Szechuan dipping sauce back to select locations this Saturday. For one day only this Saturday, fans can head to four Chicago McDon...

Oct 06 2017

Infotainment Systems Growing Complex, Putting Drivers Lives At Risk

David Yang, executive director of the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. Subaru's infotainment system uses a 6.2-inch touchscreen, though there's also a 7-inch, whi...

Oct 06 2017

Short Pump Whole Foods among those compromised in data breach

Amazon , which fought for years to get significant traction with its Amazon Fresh grocery delivery service, bought Whole Foods in a $13.7 billion deal that has rattle...

Oct 05 2017

Spanish services sector pushed by new business in September

Readings over 50 indicate growth and September's was the highest since February 2011. - Earlier, the final Euro-Zone service-sector PMI hit 55.8, above the flash estima...