• Brexit: I am going to see this through, says Theresa May
Brexit: I am going to see this through, says Theresa May

She also raised the risk of "no Brexit at all", a warning likely intended for her eurosceptic MPs but which was seized upon with enthusiasm by campaigners for a second referendum. More than half of British people now want to remain in the European Union, a new poll has revealed. European Union leaders will hold an extraordinary Brexit summit o...

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  • The $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot victor has not claimed the prize
The $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot victor has not claimed the prize

The victor of last month's record-setting $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot has reportedly still not claimed the prize. The person who bought the Mega Millions lottery ticket worth $1.5 billion last month still hasn't claimed the prize.

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  • FDA Plans To Ban Menthol Cigarettes, Limit E-Cig Flavors
FDA Plans To Ban Menthol Cigarettes, Limit E-Cig Flavors

Menthol products sold in the US account for about a quarter of the company's earnings. "BAT is the most exposed name to the potential risk", wrote Richard Taylor, an analyst at Morgan Stanley who estimates that United States menthol cigarettes account for 25% of total earnings.

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  • Asia stocks lifted by China-US trade hopes; oil resumes retreat
Asia stocks lifted by China-US trade hopes; oil resumes retreat

On currency markets the pound managed to hold on to small gains that came on the back of news that Prime Minister Theresa May finally had a Brexit agreement to put to her cabinet. The single currency has been under pressure down by uncertainty on how European Union officials would react to Italy's latest fiscal proposal after they rejected ...

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  • Oil prices collapse as OPEC sees production outpacing demand
Oil prices collapse as OPEC sees production outpacing demand

Oil has now fallen roughly 30 percent for 12 straight days, driven by worries over rising oil production around the world and weakening demand from developing countries, with expectations for increased supply from the United States and OPEC.

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  • New Toyota Corolla sedan to lob this week
New Toyota Corolla sedan to lob this week

Toyota is set to unveil the 2020 Corolla sedan at the Guangzhou Auto Show in China on November 16, 2018. The 2020 Toyota Corolla will get an online reveal Thursday evening around 10 pm, and if that's a tad late, not to worry - Auto123 will be checking in on the presentation and we'll have all the details and photos for you bright and early Frida...

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  • Drunk Woman Passenger Abuses Air India Crew After Being Denied Alcohol, Held
Drunk Woman Passenger Abuses Air India Crew After Being Denied Alcohol, Held

India Today report added, that the woman didn't just stop after abusing the crew, she went to the pilot and apparently spit at him before directing her anger at a woman crew member. The crew described the woman as very drunk when she angrily urged the crew to give her more wine. One of the passengers who was on board said later: "The woman was...

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  • Woman chokes McDonald's manager over ketchup dispute
Woman chokes McDonald's manager over ketchup dispute

The suspect allegedly entered the establishment through the employees entrance and asked for ketchup. Authorities say she was upset she did not get enough ketchup in her drive-thru order. The suspect pummeled the woman employee until a man "intervenes and takes the (suspect) out of there", Bertagna said. 20-25 years old, wearing a pink shirt and ...

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  • Pink Legacy diamond sets new world record
Pink Legacy diamond sets new world record

The classic rectangular cut is traditionally used for white stones, but is rare for pink diamonds. " It is one of the best and finest examples of pink diamonds at this size and color and it proved it with a new world record price per carat ".

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  • Investors suffer technology jitters to send Wall Street tumbling
Investors suffer technology jitters to send Wall Street tumbling

At the close of regular trading, the DJIA - the main indicator for United States stocks - had lost 602.12 points, coming to rest at 25,387.18, while the Siamp;P500 index fell 1.97 percent to 2,726.22 and the NASDAQ index - which includes the important tech companies - dropped 2.78 percent to 7,200.87, Efe reported.

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  • Here are the most infuriating details of Amazon’s HQ2 deals
Here are the most infuriating details of Amazon’s HQ2 deals

Earlier this year, Amazon said it had selected 20 cities as finalists, including Boston. It confirmed performance-based incentives of $1.5bn from the state of NY and $573m if it meets targets of the 25,000 people hired for the Arlington site netting an average wage of over $150,000.

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  • Why did Flipkart CEO resign? Binny Bansal resignation issue explained
Why did Flipkart CEO resign? Binny Bansal resignation issue explained

Unlike earlier times when Flipkart was the Bansals' sole turf, post-Walmart acquisition, the e-commerce giant's strategy would not be decided by investors and valuation, he pointed out. In July this year, an allegation of sexual assault was brought against Binny Bansal and the investigation started after that, Walmart told CNBC-TV18, adding t...

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  • Crude mood: Oil enters bear market, plunging most since 2015
Crude mood: Oil enters bear market, plunging most since 2015

President Donald Trump put pressure on the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries not to cut supply to prop up the market. Brent crude, the European benchmark, was trading just above $65 a barrel while USA crude futures stood just below $56 - its lowest mark for 12 months.

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  • Pilots say Boeing didn't disclose jet's new control feature
Pilots say Boeing didn't disclose jet's new control feature

Some updated models of the Boeing 737-like Flight 610-had automated stall prevention. A stall is a unsafe situation where the lift from an aircraft's wings no longer is enough to counter the weight of the plane, causing it to lose control and fall.

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  • Brent crude jumps to $71.59/barrel as Saudi Arabia announces supply cut
Brent crude jumps to $71.59/barrel as Saudi Arabia announces supply cut

Dutch bank ING said given the abundance of global supply as well as the threat of an economic slowdown, "cuts over 2019 are unavoidable ...(as) it is becoming clearer that as we move closer towards 2019, the market will see a sizeable surplus at least over the first half of 2019".

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  • Singapore calls for closer SE Asia ties, Pence backs Trump
Singapore calls for closer SE Asia ties, Pence backs Trump

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, who is attending a Singapore summit to rally support for the deal, said he hoped RCEP would be signed and implemented next year. "China has opened its door to the world; we will never close it but open it even wider", Li said in the article, in which he called for an "open world economy" in the face of "rising protec...

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  • Fears of peak iPhone sales rattle Asian Apple suppliers
Fears of peak iPhone sales rattle Asian Apple suppliers

If "consumers hold on to their devices for longer, it could materially lower iPhone unit sales each year, undermining company revenues and profits". Apple tried to talk up the amount of cash it was making from services although bankers are not that happy with what Jobs' Mob has done about Apple Pay and are making their displeasure known.

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  • Veterans Day: Freebies, discounts and deals for our military
Veterans Day: Freebies, discounts and deals for our military

For veterans to redeem, they must pull into the Full Service Lane with proper identification showing they are veterans. And dozens of restaurants are doing so by offering free food to veterans and active duty military this Veterans Day.

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  • Amazon reportedly picks NY, northern Virginia for HQ2
Amazon reportedly picks NY, northern Virginia for HQ2

Other cities may also receive major sites, some of the people said. The second headquarters will reportedly be evenly divided between Long Island City in NY and Crystal City in Arlington County. The headquarter split will give Amazon more diversity for recruiting and could also help lessen congestion and cost of living increases that would have a...

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  • Pilots report UFO sighting off Irish coast, probe underway
Pilots report UFO sighting off Irish coast, probe underway

Incredible audio has been released of the moment the pilots from three different flights had a close encounter with the "bright light". One pilot said the speed was " astronomical, it was like Mach 2 " - which is twice the speed of sound.

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