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Walmart takes heat as it removes 'Impeach' Donald Trump shirts

Still, there were plenty of anti-Trump merchandise, including items calling for his impeachment, available from other sellers. Walmart is once again under fir...


China to impose $34bn tariffs before the USA as trade dispute escalates

The request was circulated to WTO members on 2 July", the press service said. China is putting pressure on the EU to issue a strong joint statement agains...


Migrant holding centres: first Germany, now Austria

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Interior Minister Horst Seehofer struck a migration deal. To politically survive, Merkel could attempt a minority gover...


Amazon expands StitchFix competitor Prime Wardrobe to all customers

However, Amazon claims to have an edge over it's competitors, having tweaked the model used by StitchFix and Norstrom's Trunk Club. The items will take betwee...


Election of new Mexican president adds uncertainty to NAFTA talks

With almost three-quarters of the ballots counted, Lopez Obrador had about 53 per cent of the vote - the most for any presidential candidate since 1982, a t...


Japanese refiners boost US crude purchases as Iran sanctions loom

President Trump said Saturday that he persuaded the king of Saudi Arabia to increase oil production in an effort to lower gas prices in the U.S. The Trum...


EU Warns US Imposing Car Import Taxes Could Backfire

With some of America's closest trading partners imposing retaliatory measures, Trump's approach to tariffs has unsettled financial markets and strained relation...


Trump says Saudis must compensate for drop in Iran oil supply

Iran vowed Sunday to defeat U.S. efforts to block its oil exports and warned rival producer Saudi Arabia it would never take Tehran's "place" on the global oi...


Elon Musk Tweets About Forthcoming Tesla Pickup Truck

Tesla finally met the production goal for its mass-market Model 3 electric auto - producing 5,000 in one week. Augmented with GA4, the Model 3's newest as...


Dell is going public again after five years as a private business

Mr. Dell's company, now known as Dell Technologies Inc ., DVMT 9.01% is a one-stop shop for corporate-technology services that was formed through the $67 ...


Pelicans' playoff prospects more complicated with LeBron James in West

Preorders for new Lakers LeBron James jerseys were robust enough on Sunday night to give retailer Fanatics one of its top 10 sales days in terms of National...


Want to start an Amazon delivery business? What to know

As part of the new program, each small business could have up to 40 delivery vehicles and 100 employees, Amazon said. Right now, FedEx, UPS and the U.S. "This...


President Trump gets Saudi Arabia to increase oil production

The king said he was ready to boost production if needed, the White House said in a statement. "During the call, the two leaders stressed the need to make eff...


Millions of Adidas Customers From The US Affected by Data Breach

The website concluded after an investigation that the information stolen includes usernames, passwords and contact details . Adidas reported a large data ...


Catastrophic Exactis Database Leak Exposes Personal Info Of 230 Million Americans

No financial information or Social Security numbers were reportedly exposed. Once both parties were alerted, the information was no longer accessible. Troia c...


Tesla’s Elon Musk in stink over farting unicorn

His mug shows a unicorn farting into an intake funnel for a auto. Musk countered in a now-deleted tweet by saying the picture was "chosen randomly" by his so...


China Says Its Trade Practices Benefit World

Hong Kong's Hang Seng tumbled 1.8 percent to 28,356.26. Taiwan's benchmark fell but Southeast Asian indexes were mostly higher. The Chinese yuan has fallen...


Trump says Saudis agreed to up oil output

Last week's deal, after a third day of talks, was a win for Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, which hold the most spare capacity and were the first members t...


Iran dismisses USA efforts to ban Iranian oil as ‘futile’

Earlier this week, a senior State Department official said that the USA was pushing allies to cut oil imports from Iran to zero. Administration officials ...


OPEC Plan to Raise Production Left No Room for Supply Disruptions

U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are trading higher early Wednesday, underpinned by supply disruptions in Libya...


Trump asks Saudi Arabia to increase oil production

Saudi Arabia now produces some 10 million barrels of crude oil a day. Im the run-up to the latest OPEC meeting, Riyadh, backed by Moscow, had argued strongl...


Amazon Wants You to Start a Business As a Package Delivery Driver

Parisa Sadrzadeh, a senior manager of logistics for Amazon.com, opens the door of an Amazon-branded delivery van at the request of a photographer on June 27, 20...


Canada hits back at US with tariffs on metals, bourbon, orange juice

Canada will hit back against USA tariffs on its steel and aluminum by offering affected companies and workers up to C$800 million ($603 million) in aid, a sou...


Photo of Geoffrey the Giraffe leaving Toys "R" Us store goes viral

One day, our children will see our pictures and ask: "Who are these people?' And we will smile with invisible tears because a heart is touched with a strong wor...


Booker rations beer supplies amid carbon dioxide shortage

CO2 in the United Kingdom is made as a byproduct of ammonia production, which is used to make fertilizer. CO2 is also used in certain medical procedures. While ...


Bangladeshis' deposits in Swiss banks drop 27% in 2017

The Press Trust of India reported on Thursday that Indian deposits in Swiss bank accounts rose 50% to ₹7,000 crore or 1.01 billion Swiss francs (CHF) in 2017....


Amazon sends pharmacy stocks tumbling after snapping up online chemist

Terms were not disclosed. Amazon and PillPack said they expected to close the deal by the end of the year, subject to regulatory approval. But it will f...


Brent/WTI spread narrows sharply in wake of OPEC output deal

Once the OPEC supply comes into the market , the surplus in the market will grow, causing the oil prices to decline. Crude oil futures edged higher in ...


White House announces that U.S. will not impose limits on Chinese investment

The debate inside the administration on how to deal with China had reportedly become intense between hardliners urging for a tough approach with China and mod...


President says Iran in 'economic fight' with US

Iran has faced mounting economic woes since the United States in May pulled out of a 2015 nuclear accord between Tehran and world powers that lifted worldwide s...


President threatens Harley-Davidson with tax punishment for move

He later added , "The Aura will be gone and they will be taxed like never before! ". Trump wrote in one tweet . Trump says in tweets Tuesday that the com...


Boris Johnson urges clean Brexit, 2 years after UK vote to quit

Trade Secretary Liam Fox has said companies urging the Government to take the "no deal" Brexit option off the table are harming the Government's negotiations ...


Chinese warships drill in waters near Taiwan

The main headline grabbers have not only been Trump's simmering trade battle with China - although some would argue it was expected given his campaign rhetori...


President Erdogan to meet Turkey's MHP leader in Ankara

Erdogan's AKP fell short of winning a parliamentary majority but a better-than-expected performance by its nationalist ally should allow the party to control th...


Donald Trump Warns Harley-Davidson, Says 'We Won't Forget'

European Union officials, meanwhile, suggested Trump had only himself to blame for the falling-out with a company he had previously hailed as "a true American i...