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Canada Sheds Jobs in August, Pushing Jobless Rate To 6.0%

Canada Sheds Jobs in August, Pushing Jobless Rate To 6.0%

By comparison, London's jobless rate was 5.9 per cent in August, unchanged from July. Windsor's rate is now tenth highest among 34 larger Canadian cities. Employment in Alberta increased by 16,000,...

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Leslie Moonves in settlement talks with CBS board

Leslie Moonves in settlement talks with CBS board

Moonves has denied the allegations against him. Some reports have speculated that Moonves could walk away with a severance package worth more than $100 million. A former actor, Moonves went on to beco...

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Dollar up on solid U.S. August jobs report; trade tensions lurk

Dollar up on solid U.S. August jobs report; trade tensions lurk

The Federal Reserve should keep raising US interest rates in light of Friday's strong jobs report, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan said on Friday. Average hourly earnings increased 0.4 percent in A...

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Venezuela’s Neighbors Seek Aid to Grapple with Migration Crisis

Venezuela’s Neighbors Seek Aid to Grapple with Migration Crisis

The joint statement , which was signed by numerous human rights organizations, is in response to allegations of violence, discrimination and xenophobia and encourages the development of a "coordinate...

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Goldman Sachs CFO says bank is working on bitcoin derivative for clients

Goldman Sachs CFO says bank is working on bitcoin derivative for clients

Chavez said that the rumors that Goldman Sachs is dropping plans to create a bitcoin trading center are clearly " fake news ". This statement closely echoes the October tweet made by Goldman S...

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#FuelWoes: Petrol crosses Rs. 80/liter in Delhi, diesel Rs. 72.51/liter

Since mid-August, petrol price has risen by Rs 3.24 a litre and diesel by Rs 3.74 per litre as rupee hit record low against the U.S. dollar, making imports costlier. The lowest tax on fuel is charged ...

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How the energy price cap could leave some customers worse off

How the energy price cap could leave some customers worse off

SSE chief Alistair Phillips-Davies said the plan would "require the most careful scrutiny in the coming weeks". The limit will save consumers about 1 billion pounds. The price cap applies to the so-...

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Bernie Sanders, Ro Khanna introduce Stop BEZOS Act

Bernie Sanders, Ro Khanna introduce Stop BEZOS Act

The proposed bill, which is named the " Stop Bad Employers by Zeroing Out Subsidies ( Stop BEZOS ) Act", would require large and profitable firms to pay into welfare programs according to the amoun...

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Ford recalls 2M pickup trucks; including 340,000 in Canada

Ford recalls 2M pickup trucks; including 340,000 in Canada

Those sparks could ignite gases inside the support pillar between front and rear seats, potentially setting fire to insulation or carpet materials. Ford said Thursday that it has 23 reports of smo...

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Amazon orders 20K vans for last-mile delivery program

Amazon orders 20K vans for last-mile delivery program

As the debate over drilling in waters off of S.C. beaches intensifies, Post and Courier has a special report exploring what would happen if there was an oil spill off of the coast. Amazon has been w...

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China’s record trade surplus to intensify US trade war

China’s record trade surplus to intensify US trade war

Mobile phones, the biggest USA import from China , have so far been spared, but would be engulfed if Trump activates the $US267 billion tariff list. A package of tariffs worth $200bn is close to be...

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Apple warns that Trump China tariffs will mean higher prices

The US imported $505 billion in goods from China past year. Apple generated $9.6 billion in sales in China in the fiscal third quarter, accounting for 18 percent of its total revenue in the period. ...

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Burberry bans fur, stops destroying unsold goods

Burberry bans fur, stops destroying unsold goods

The fashion house, which produces clothing, leather goods and beauty products, also said it will no longer dispose of unwanted and unsold stock by destroying it after the practice was criticized by e...

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Students’ Fake McDonald’s Poster Goes Unnoticed for 51 Days

Students’ Fake McDonald’s Poster Goes Unnoticed for 51 Days

But getting the poster into the McDonald's and on the wall took some planning and chicanery, which began with a trip to a local thrift store. Jevh, who has Filipino heritage, decided it was time to ...

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Obama: Trump Is 'a Symptom, Not the Cause'

Obama: Trump Is 'a Symptom, Not the Cause'

And he came harder than we expected, including finally mentioning Donald Trump by name. He is a symptom not the cause. The speech, which can be viewed live below, is taking place at the University o...

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Trump poised to tax an additional $200bn Chinese imports

The Trump administration may be about to slap tariffs of up to 25 per cent on an additional $200 billion in Chinese goods, escalating a confrontation between the world's two biggest economies and like...

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Petrol, diesel prices reach new high on Friday

Petrol, diesel prices reach new high on Friday

According to price notification of state-owned fuel retailers, petrol is selling at a price of Rs. 79.99 per litre in Delhi. Petrol prices were increased to Rs 87.39, Rs 86.41 and Rs 83.13 per l...

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Bitcoin Value Drops Sharply, Concerning Investors and Experts

Bitcoin Value Drops Sharply, Concerning Investors and Experts

Korea Post , which now oversees a $112 billion investment fund, will soon meet with executives from the Goldman Sachs research team to discuss digital assets, artificial intelligence and blockchain ...

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Trump takes aim at Congress as NAFTA talks set to continue

Trump takes aim at Congress as NAFTA talks set to continue

Trump is embarking on a high-stakes gamble, cutting a deal with Mexico first, in hopes of forcing Canada to acquiesce. Now, that offer still might not be enough with Canada but I think the United ...

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United States trade gap widens most since 2015; China deficit hits record

United States trade gap widens most since 2015; China deficit hits record

It was also a month of multiple records in the trade data: imports of goods and services were the highest ever, as were service exports. Interested in Donald Trump? China was quick to strike back ...

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FDA says throw out any Honey Smacks cereal

FDA says throw out any Honey Smacks cereal

The outbreak is still spreading: three new states reported illnesses in August. The cereal in question has a "BEST if Used By Date" of June 14, 2018 through June 14, 2019. Honey Smacks are not safe ...

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Elon Musk Calls Thailand Rescue Diver

Elon Musk Calls Thailand Rescue Diver "Child Rapist" In New Attack

But he called Unsworth a "pedo" in a tweet after the diver questioned the usefulness of a mini-submarine the tech entrepreneur had offered to help the rescue. "After deleting the initial accusation ...

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Toyota recalls over a million hybrid vehicles due to fire risk

Toyota recalls over a million hybrid vehicles due to fire risk

Toyota said that a wiring harness which connects to the hybrid power control unit in affected vehicles can come into contact with the covering at the connection point. No injuries have been reported a...

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Amazon India introduces new Hindi website and app; will compete with Flipkart

Amazon India introduces new Hindi website and app; will compete with Flipkart

It will then show you the option to switch from English to Hindi . The platform has availed a certain set of popular products, with its content available in Hindi . Reportedly, a lot of intelligen...

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Goldman Sachs Is Reportedly Backing Off Plans for a Bitcoin Trading Desk

Cryptocurrency markets seemed to respond negatively to the news. The move comes as bitcoin dropped over 5% in about 90 minutes. The rest of the top five cryptocurrencies by market cap toppled by more...

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North Korea-Japan summit must help resolve abduction issue: Shinzo Abe

North Korea-Japan summit must help resolve abduction issue: Shinzo Abe

North Korea kidnapped scores of Japanese citizens in the 70s and 80s to help Pyongyang train its spies, a sore point Tokyo said has never been adequately addressed. Mr Trump had promised to work to ...

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Rupee slips to a new low; touches 71.79 against United States dollar

Rupee slips to a new low; touches 71.79 against United States dollar

The 30-share Sensex, after opening a shade higher and advancing to 38,250.61 in early trade, quickly slipped below the 38,000-mark. At 12.28 pm, it was trading 215.53 down at 37,942.39 points. dollar ...

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The Mercedes-Benz EQC Wants Tesla's Customers Back

The Mercedes-Benz EQC Wants Tesla's Customers Back

The vehicle gets 407 PS of power and 765 Nm of torque coming from two electric motors, one on each axle, accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.1 seconds. When Mercedes do bring the EQC to Australia, th...

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South Africa in recession for first time since 2009, rand slumps

South Africa in recession for first time since 2009, rand slumps

The economy unexpectedly contracted an annualised 0.7% in the second quarter from the previous three months, Statistics South Africa said in a statement on Tuesday. Investec warn heightened external ...

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Rouhani says Iran will export crude oil despite United States pressure

Rouhani says Iran will export crude oil despite United States pressure

Benchmark Brent crude was up 1.33 percent at $79.20 a barrel. Britain's Barclays bank said on Tuesday that oil markets had changed since 2017 when worries about rising supply were more evident. ...

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