Tyson Foods recalls over 3,000 pounds of frozen breaded chicken products

The chicken was produced on May 17. Tyson said a breading supplier first flagged the problem on June 8, warning that its product was possibly contaminated with blue and clear pieces of soft plastic. Any institution that has purchased the products a... More..

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Oil industry gets its wish, petrol & diesel profit margins jacked up
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Oil industry gets its wish, petrol & diesel profit margins jacked up

The previous Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government, just one day before the end of its tenure on May 31, 2018, stopped the deregulation process for profit margins on high-speed diesel and secretly app...More..

Airbnb Cancels Bookings Under New Japan Law
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Airbnb Cancels Bookings Under New Japan Law

Japan's Rakuten Inc. announced plans to to enter the home-sharing business. Online lodging company Airbnb said it's been forced to scrap thousands of reservations in Japan this month after it was blindsided...More..

Verizon names next CEO
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Verizon names next CEO

Stratton has also served as a member of the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee since 2012, and he is a board member of CTIA, which represents the US wireless industry. Hans Vestberg needs t...More..

Donald Trump Withdraws Endorsement Of G7 Joint Statement
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Donald Trump Withdraws Endorsement Of G7 Joint Statement

But then Trump pulled out of a joint statement while citing "false statements" by Canada's prime minister , Justin Trudeau . "Kim must not see American weakness". He said Trudeau - whom at one point he said "...More..

by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Northeast BC unemployment jumps to 7.9% in May

The seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts fell to 195,613 units from a revised 216,775 units in April, the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation said. That's when the city had the highest jobless ...More..

Trump breaks with G7 joint statement
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Trump breaks with G7 joint statement

Our Tariffs are in response to his of 270% on dairy! The EU and Canada have taken steps to retaliate. "The plan was, if Trump asked about an after party, we were going to be, like, 'Ask Angela Merkel , '...More..

Google-backed flying auto project closer to take-off
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Google-backed flying auto project closer to take-off

Images and details were available at a freshly launched website at flyer.aero, and CNN posted coverage of a reporter taking to the air in a Flyer over a lake at a test site near Las Vegas. The Part 103 weig...More..

by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

America's allies should stand up to its reckless trade policy

Trump also said at the time that he was undecided about the climate change agreement. Macron's initiative comes six weeks after Macron and Trump exhibited their friendship at a state visit in Washington...More..

by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Trump Jokes With Trudeau on Trade at G-7 Summit

Trump's presidency has been clouded by a federal investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, and possible collusion by his campaign. The leaders came armed with an array of...More..

Production version of Porsche Mission E to be called 'Taycan'
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Production version of Porsche Mission E to be called 'Taycan'

The new sedan promises to race from 0-100km/h in under 3.5 seconds, and hit 200km/h within 12 seconds. A screengrab from the Porsche Taycan name announcement video. When the Taycan finally does debut in...More..

Trump believes 'progress made' in G7 trade talks
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Trump believes 'progress made' in G7 trade talks

Canada's Trade Minister Francois Philippe Champagne was even more blunt, declaring: "What we are seeing is that the world economic order is under pressure , under attack". The G-7 summit is shaping up to be ...More..

Ghana's football association dissolved after bribery claims
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Ghana's football association dissolved after bribery claims

On Thursday, the government of Ghana began action to dissolve the GFA "as a result of the pervasive nature of the rot within the GFA". He said the government would soon announce provisional measures to gove...More..

Former Cambridge Analytica CEO Nix Grilled By MPs
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Former Cambridge Analytica CEO Nix Grilled By MPs

The data was leaked by researcher Alksandr Kogan; after his admission that he did pass on the data to Cambridge Analytica , Nix retracted his version of events to admit his company did receive Facebook-gener...More..

No Driver Input Detected In Seconds Before Deadly Tesla Crash, NTSB Finds
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

No Driver Input Detected In Seconds Before Deadly Tesla Crash, NTSB Finds

Four seconds before the crash it was no longer following the lead vehicle, the NTSB said. The Tesla was following a lead vehicle at about 105 km/h roughly 8 seconds prior to the crash. The electric auto com...More..

Job market: More openings than jobless
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Job market: More openings than jobless

When does the lack of workers begin to limit economic growth? There are now more open jobs than there are unemployed people, a historically unusual development that should give workers more leverage to demand...More..

USA muses about replacing NAFTA with bilaterals; no deal, Canada says
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

USA muses about replacing NAFTA with bilaterals; no deal, Canada says

The two leaders offered that olive branch to Trump ahead of his arrival at the G7 summit in Quebec on Friday, where disagreements on trade will be front and centre. According to the sources, Trudeau pressed T...More..

Biotech Merger: Bayer Set To Close Monsanto Takeover On Thursday
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Biotech Merger: Bayer Set To Close Monsanto Takeover On Thursday

The products of the USA agrochemical company will instead become fully-integrated into Bayer's own portfolio from a marketing perspective. Bayer plans to complete its acquisition of Monsanto this Thursday, Ju...More..

U.S. 'closed the door' on tariff talks — European Union trade official
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

U.S. 'closed the door' on tariff talks — European Union trade official

For the most part, conservatives who have had issues with the Trump administration's agenda have either kept their mouths shut or praised the MAGA agenda with faint damn. Mexico announced its response to Tr...More..

Qatar Airways CEO Says Women Can't Do His Job Because It's Hard
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Qatar Airways CEO Says Women Can't Do His Job Because It's Hard

Qatar Airways can't be run by a woman, according to its current CEO, Akbar Al Baker . He insisted there was no gender inequality at the Gulf carrier, which enjoys a close business partnership with British Ai...More..

Tesla: Why It's 'All About' Model 3 Production
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Tesla: Why It's 'All About' Model 3 Production

The company said a "supermajority" of shareholders also rejected a proposal to force Musk to step down as Tesla's chairman, a position he has held since 2004 - four years before he also assumed the CEO job. T...More..

Google backtracks on controversial military drone project Maven
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Google backtracks on controversial military drone project Maven

Greene said Google made a decision to work on Project Maven "at a time when Google was more aggressively pursuing military work", Gizmodo reported. Google will officially not renew its contract with a Pent...More..

Fifteen killed in Nicaragua protests, including Mother’s Day march attack
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Fifteen killed in Nicaragua protests, including Mother’s Day march attack

Nicaragua descended into turmoil in mid-April after the government of Sandinista President Daniel Ortega attempted to overhaul the country's social security system and increase fees. Ortega, meanwhile, denou...More..

Petrol prices hit four-year high
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Petrol prices hit four-year high

Petrol price on Tuesday was cut by 13 paise to Rs 77.83 in Delhi. After the one paisa reduction in fuel prices on May 30, which caused much criticism from the Opposition, prices have since fallen continu...More..

Starbucks chief Schultz retiring, may run for president
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Starbucks chief Schultz retiring, may run for president

He was heavily involved in steering the company through an anti-bias training program last month. Pride. Nostalgia. A heavy heart. He expressed gratitude and encouraged the employees to foster a "sense of commu...More..

Dog found dead after cross-country Delta flight, family wants answers
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Dog found dead after cross-country Delta flight, family wants answers

The dog's owner, Michael Dellegrazie, told WDIV-TV that the family is devastated by the loss. A family is demanding answers after a their beloved pet dog died while being transferred for a connecting Delta...More..

China: Trade deals in jeopardy if U.S. tariffs are implemented
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

China: Trade deals in jeopardy if U.S. tariffs are implemented

The U.S. says China's outsized production artificially depresses global metals prices, endangering U.S. national security by undermining its domestic steel industry. Reuters reported last Sunday that Qualcomm ...More..

by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Facebook gave 60 device makers "deep access" to user data

This is but another skeleton out of Facebook's closet, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal that saw founder Mark Zuckerberg in front of the US Congress. "I would never have imagined that this might ev...More..

Microsoft may be considering GitHub acquisition
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Microsoft may be considering GitHub acquisition

Rumors have been in the air for quite some time now of the intentions by Microsoft to seal the deal with respect to buying GitHub this year. Wanstrath had retaken his CEO role after his co-founder Tom Presto...More..

Apple WWDC event: What to expect?
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Apple WWDC event: What to expect?

This is the event where Apple previews the next major updates to its iPhone , Mac, Apple TV and Watch software at WWDC . WWDC 2018 is expected to feature the latest news relating to iOS , macOS , Wear...More..