A Farm Announces Recall Of Cauliflower And Lettuce Due To E. coli

So far, almost 60 illnesses from contaminated romaine lettuce have been reported in 15 states, with 23 people being hospitalized. However, romaine lettuce is not on the recall list. According to a report by CBC the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CF... More..

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Google to open new $1bn campus in NY
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Google to open new $1bn campus in NY

Google put its first office in NY almost 20 years ago, and already has more than 7,000 employees in the city. Google said Monday it will spend $1 billion on a new New York City campus, allowing the company...More..

Apple is building a new $1 billion campus in Austin
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Apple is building a new $1 billion campus in Austin

Apple's lengthy blog post about the expansions went into some detail on the new Austin campus-it will be located in North Austin and it will occupy 133 acres. "Joining an influx of other large tech firms like ...More..

Chinese court grants Qualcomm an injunction against Apple
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Chinese court grants Qualcomm an injunction against Apple

Apple said all iPhone models will remain available to Chinese customers as the company has since introduced a newer operating system. Qualcomm is suing Apple over two patents, one about photo editing and the ...More..

Google CEO spars with lawmakers on bias, privacy
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Google CEO spars with lawmakers on bias, privacy

In a drafted statement ahead of the congressional hearing on Tuesday, Pichai said Google values the morals and freedoms that has enabled the search engine to serve its users. "We don't have a search product t...More..

Wall Street rises on US-China trade optimism
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Wall Street rises on US-China trade optimism

The U.S.is now imposing a 10 percent duty on imported aluminum and a 25 percent duty on imported steel. The US has hit a total of US$250 billion worth of Chinese goods with tariffs since July, and China has r...More..

Legalizing hemp could be a huge boost for Valley farmers
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Legalizing hemp could be a huge boost for Valley farmers

Green Mountain CBD grows hemp in a field in Hardwick. He continued: "I am constantly correcting that notion". "The DEA will have to issue a rescheduling position on CBD that is consistent with this farm bil...More..

Shaktikanta Das assumes charge as new RBI Governor
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Shaktikanta Das assumes charge as new RBI Governor

Following the tiff between the two, which was one of the key issues in the past few months, the two at the November 19 central board meeting had agreed to set up a committee to to determine the appropriate leve...More..

Oil surges as OPEC+ is said to agree on cuts
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Oil surges as OPEC+ is said to agree on cuts

The joint output cut decision made by OPEC and non-OPEC members came at a time when oil prices declined around 30 percent over the last two months due to over supply in the global crude market. The price of...More..

Sad Day For The RBI, Says Former Deputy Governor Rakesh Mohan
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Sad Day For The RBI, Says Former Deputy Governor Rakesh Mohan

Submitting his resignation, Urjit Patel cited personal reasons and stepped down with immediate effect. Tensions between the RBI and government spilled into the public domain after the RBI Deputy Governor V...More..

China summons US ambassador over detention of Huawei CFO
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

China summons US ambassador over detention of Huawei CFO

Meng has also noted "longstanding ties to Vancouver" in her bail application, including her stint as a permanent resident, numerous property holdings in the city, and the fact that her children once attended sc...More..

Freezing rain, sleet, heavy snow possible outside Lexington | Lexington Herald Leader
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Freezing rain, sleet, heavy snow possible outside Lexington | Lexington Herald Leader

Virginia State Police reported almost 60 crashes in Virginia because of the snow, with most crashes in the agency's Richmond division. Flurries to light snow possible for southern Maryland and Northern...More..

Elon Musk says Tesla may consider buying idle General Motors plants
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Elon Musk says Tesla may consider buying idle General Motors plants

The EV maker has gone from strength to strength despite criticism from naysayers, predictions that the company would go bankrupt and a settlement with the SEC after comments about taking Tesla private cause...More..

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada, extradition to USA imminent
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada, extradition to USA imminent

Meng, who also serves as deputy chair on the company's board and is the daughter of Huawei founder , was detained on 1 December in Vancouver over suspicions she violated USA sanctions against Iran, media re...More..

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada: Canada's Justice Dept
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada: Canada's Justice Dept

Canadian law enforcers have arrested a top executive at Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei, heeding a request from the US. The U.S. Justice Department could not immediately be reached for comme...More..

Hawkish US trade official Lighthizer tapped to lead China trade talks
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Hawkish US trade official Lighthizer tapped to lead China trade talks

The downside for China is that it also needs USA sourced LNG as its insatiable gas demand expands amid Beijing's mandate that gas make up at least 10 percent of its power generation energy mix by 2020, with f...More..

Sherrod Brown rejects Trump's new trade deal with Mexico, Canada
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Sherrod Brown rejects Trump's new trade deal with Mexico, Canada

You got out, you negotiate your deals. On the plane ride back from the G20 summit, President Donald Trump said he would withdraw from NAFTA , the North American Free Trade Agreement , which still govern...More..

Powell: US economy and banks seem sturdy but face some risks
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Powell: US economy and banks seem sturdy but face some risks

In an interview Tuesday with the Washington Post , the president complained bluntly and at length about Powell, who was Trump's hand-picked choice to lead the Fed. Any slowdown or pause in its rate hikes wou...More..

Chinese FM: Xi-Trump meeting indicates direction of two countries' relations
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Chinese FM: Xi-Trump meeting indicates direction of two countries' relations

Trump and Xi were to seek a way out of a trade war between the world's two biggest economies, while also saving face for their domestic audiences. The White House said on Saturday that President Donald Tru...More..

by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

G-20 summit begins in Argentina amid big-power tensions

The two countries are also at odds militarily over China's extensive claims in the South China Sea and USA warship movements through the highly sensitive Taiwan Strait. Eight minutes before he was set to meet w...More..

US Fed says another rate hike
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

US Fed says another rate hike "likely to be warranted fairly soon"

Chairman Jerome Powell's Wednesday speech to the Economic Club of NY was hardly as hawkish as some had expected. Still, Powell sent the stock market soaring by suggesting that interest rates are just below th...More..

Oil prices firm ahead of G20 meeting, but rising supply curbs gains
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Oil prices firm ahead of G20 meeting, but rising supply curbs gains

Those include "expectations of slower oil demand growth next year, robust U.S. supply...and vocal pressure from [U.S. President] Donald Trump to keep prices lower". Analysts believe that despite Washington's ge...More..

Deutsche Bank offices raided in connection with Panama Papers
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Deutsche Bank offices raided in connection with Panama Papers

In 2016 alone, more than 900 customers were served by a Deutsche Bank subsidiary registered in the British Virgin Islands, generating a volume of €311m, the prosecutors allege. The bank confirmed that police ...More..

Trump says Putin meeting may be called off over ‘aggression’ against Ukraine
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trump says Putin meeting may be called off over ‘aggression’ against Ukraine

Trump is also set meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping over dinner this weekend, in what may be a pivotal session to determining if and how the ongoing trade dispute between their two countries could be res...More..

Trump warns GM could lose subsidies over layoffs
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trump warns GM could lose subsidies over layoffs

U.S. Senator Rob Portman, a Republican from OH, said he's "deeply frustrated" with GM's decision to shut down a plant in Lordstown and is pressing Barra to come up with an alternative product for the factory. I...More..

GM to close Oshawa plant, leaving 2,800 people out of work
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

GM to close Oshawa plant, leaving 2,800 people out of work

A White House spokesperson didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. "I have no doubt that in the not too distant future, they'll put something else". 26, 2018. The company said it would also hav...More..

Tata-owned Jaguar Land Rover launches new luxury SUV
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Tata-owned Jaguar Land Rover launches new luxury SUV

As well as investing in the latest technology for the vehicle, JLR has installed a new stamping line and hybrid-electric assembly technology alongside other improvements at Halewood. Which is why the second-g...More..

United States urging allies to shun Huawei
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

United States urging allies to shun Huawei

The Wall Street Journal said that Washington is thinking of increasing financial aid for telecommunications development in countries that shun Chinese-made equipment. Chinese telecom stocks fell rapidly in...More..

Wall Street climbs as tech, internet stocks bounce back
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Wall Street climbs as tech, internet stocks bounce back

The Dow Jones Industrial Average sank 505 points, or 2 percent, to 24,513. Nasdaq Composite also declined 1.7 percent to 6,908.82, though it managed to secure a slight gain for 2018. In a sign of skittish sen...More..

Best Black Friday Amazon Services Deals 2018
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Best Black Friday Amazon Services Deals 2018

However, a year-long study by Which? found that nine out of ten of the so-called deals are not the bargains that they are made out to be. Which? analysed deals at Amazon , Currys PC World , Argos and Joh...More..