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Australia caught in the middle of US-China trade war — APEC

An acrimonious meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea failed to agree Sunday on a final communique, highlighting widening divisions between global power...


Deadly salmonella outbreak forces USDA to recall raw turkey

The USDA and FSIS announced the recall Thursday for more than 91,000 lbs. of Jennie-O ground turkey, in four varieties. At least 164 cases of salmonella h...


How major U.S. stock indexes fared Monday

Banks and consumer-focused companies and media and communications stocks also took heavy losses Monday. Unless the economy experiences significant deterioration...


Apple (AAPL) stock drops after lowered estimates for iPhone XR sales

Reprsenting 60% of Apple's revenues the latest iPhones are not selling at the same volume levels as in the past with suppliers now panicking as Companies such a...


In 5 minutes of online sale, Alibaba rakes in $3 billion

During the first hour of the giant shopping event, known as Singles' Day or 11.11, referring to the date November 11, the top three brands sold were Xiaomi ,...


Best Buy Black Friday Ad & Deals 2018: TVs, laptops, and smartphones

Meanwhile, select Black Friday deals on Walmart .com will begin cropping up November 8. To give shoppers a preview of what to expect, Walmart is offering...


MI voters legalize recreational marijuana

The industry would be subject to a 10 percent tax, as well as a sales tax. Michigan , which already had medical marijuana, became the first Midwestern state ...


US mid-term elections: Democrats retake House, Republicans retain Senate, say networks

He bet big on a xenophobic closing message, warning of an immigrant "invasion" that promised to spread violent crime and drugs across the nation. Early exit p...


As US starts oil sanctions against Iran, major buyers get waivers

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters. The country denounced it as an economic war in which the United States attempted to curb Tehran's missile a...


Mike Pompeo warns Russia, China over Iran sanctions

With Iran's major oil importers not being affected by the sanctions, it's not really hurting them all too much even if said exemptions are to be temporary. "Wat...


Amazon drops $25 free shipping minimum for holidays

As part of the promotion, the online retailer is waiving the $25 purchase minimum for non-Prime members starting Monday. " Amazon's move to give free shippi...


Japan Airlines pilot admits being nearly 10 times over alcohol limit

JAL said the pilot is suspected of improperly clearing the alcohol check, as the airline's breath-testing equipment did not detect a problem. Under the curren...


China stocks gain on trade war hopes

But Trump described the call between the two leaders as "a long and very good conversation" and said "discussions are moving along nicely". Beijing and Was...


Angela Merkel to give up CDU chair after 18 years

That's a title she herself objected to, saying leadership is never up to one person or country. "With this decision, I am trying to contribute to allowing the...


Autonomy of Reserve Bank 'essential', says finance ministry

As per the Section 7 of the RBI Act, the Central Government is entitled to give directions to the Central Bank after it consults the RBI Governor. But the s...


Trump will be in full campaign mode in final week before midterms

In addition, Trump attempted to cast the midterms as "the election of caravans, Kavanaugh, law and order and common sense" during a rally last week, a reference...


Trump says he 'maybe' regrets making Powell Fed chairman

While till recently American presidents have refrained from commenting on federal policy, Mr. Trump was quick to say during an interview with Wall Street J...


Numbers drawn for $750 million Powerball, third-largest in game history

Earl Livingston, 87, left home to buy a ticket for that historic $1.6 billion lottery jackpot. Livingston will need a hip replacement, but he says he's than...


Japanese PM makes rare trip to China

It follows Japan's previously foreshadowed decision to stop providing China with official development assistance, which Abe argued had "completed its historic...


WWE moving forward with Crown Jewel event in Saudi Arabia

Turkey's state-run news agency says Saudi officials did not allow Turkish investigators, probing the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi , to search a...


Resumption of Iran sanctions increases uncertainty in crude oil

Meanwhile, Brent oil price for December delivery sank 3.39 dollars to 76.44 dollars per barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange. Higher crude oil prices i...


China's 3Q GDP growth slowest since 2009

Domestic demand turned out weaker than unexpectedly solid exports , ' said Kota Hirayama, senior emerging markets economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo...


Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Combine To An Estimated $2.22 Billion

Powerball, which held the record for the largest US lottery prize of £1.213 billion ($1.586 bn) in 2016, will hold a separate draw on Saturday. But when they ...


Turkish police search Saudi consulate again in Khashoggi case

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told President Donald Trump on Thursday that Saudi Arabia should be given a few more days to complete its inves...


SoftBank's Saudi ties unnerve investors as journalist crisis deepens

A pro-government Turkish daily published preliminary evidence last week from investigators it said identified a 15-member Saudi intelligence team which arri...


Mega Millions jackpot grows again as no one wins

The jackpot has been growing since July 24, and the next drawing is set for Tuesday. No one won Friday night's drawing, which was the third-largest in Mega Mil...


Timeline on the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Mr. Khashoggi , a USA resident, Washington Post columnist and leading critic of the powerful Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman , vanished after en...


Saudi Arabia vows to retaliate

Ms. Freeland would not discuss what Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said in his conversation with her Monday. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA...


Khashoggi's fiancee will only visit the White House if Trump investigates

Three days after the journalist disappeared, Saudi's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , in an interview with Bloomberg , said that Turkish authorities were we...


Order for Khashoggi’s murder came from the top say Turkish officials

The letter urges action, including sanctions, against anyone found to be involved in the case, including "with respect to the highest ranking officials in the...


Crude prices remain volatile on mixed developments

The Saudi prince contended in the Bloomberg interview that the most recent sharp rise in prices to over $80 a barrel is actually being driven by output losses...


Toyota hybrid recall: Prius included in vehicle recall for stalling problems

The recall applies to some Toyota Prius and Auris hybrids made from October 2008 through November 2014. The fault, according to Toyota, is a software is...


Petrol, Diesel Is Now Cheaper By Rs 5/Litre! Find Out How?

In the same period in 2016, the prices of the petrol and Diesel stood at around Rs 62 and Rs 50 and Rs. 66 and Rs 56 in Mumbai. Since April this year, price...


SEC alleges Tesla CEO Musk's Tweets violated federal securities law

Musk has been open about his thoughts on investors who are betting against Tesla known as short-sellers. Elon Musk tweets and stirs controversy again o...


BONOKOSKI: New NAFTA deal spills some milk, stiffs Canada on tariffs

The deal will preserve a trade dispute settlement mechanism that Canada fought hard to maintain to protect its lumber industry and other sectors from United S...