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China's economy slumps as trade war hits

The above said, the longer-term outlook remains one that is uncertain as global growth is expected to slow down, thus dragging on demand while the resumption of...


USA stock market surges to record highs

The pan-European STOXX 600 index .STOXX rose 0.01% and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe .MIWD00000PUS gained 0.13%. The Dow shot above 27,000 poi...


Chick-fil-A offering free entree if you dress like a cow

Get your cow costumes ready! Chick-fil-A is giving out free food on Tuesday, but there's a pretty big catch. The offer starts when the store opens and w...


Xi meeting 'better than expected'

Trump agreed to put a hold on new tariffs placed on Chinese imports but all current tariffs that are in effect will remain, the Japanese Times reported. Whil...


Diverted United Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Newark Airport

Interested in Airlines? Add Airlines as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Airlines news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The airport has not ind...


Airbus says new airliner's 'unprecedented' range could 'open new world-wide routes'

Airbus will add an ultra-long range A321XLR to its best-selling family of single-aisle jets, allowing airlines to open new routes and sharpen competition on ...


Facebook Developing Libra Cryptocurrency to 'Reinvent Money'

Facebook is betting it can squeeze revenue out of its messaging services through transactions and payments, something already happening on Chinese social apps l...


USA accuses Iran of detaining crew after oil tanker attack

Some analysts are speculating that Donald Trump's renewed sanctions against Iran are beginning to bite. Speaking hours after the USA military released gra...


Facebook launching app that pays users for data on app usage

The app, which is now only available on Android, will collect data such as the applications installed on your phone , your usage of these apps, the phone you'r...


USA employers added a weak 75,000 jobs in May

It was the second time this year that job gains dropped below 100,000. Still, economists had expected 185,000 jobs added in May, so 75,000 fell far short of t...


Hurts Donuts Donating To A Great Cause On National Donut Day

In addition to free donuts at Shipley's, Aggieland Outfitters partnered with the donut shop to host a profit share benefiting Salvation Army . The Salvation...


Facebook stops Huawei from pre-installing apps on phones

This is said to have been created as a failsafe should Huawei ever lose access to Android; it would potentially be installed on upcoming phones in place of Goo...


China Targets FedEx in ‘Warning’ to U.S.

The FedEx mix-up came as Huawei faces United States moves to blacklist the company, cutting it off from American-made components it needs for its products, ...


Carmakers FCA and Renault to go public on tie-up talks

Pressure for consolidation among carmakers has grown with the challenges posed by electrification, tightening emissions regulations and investment-thirsty techn...


Audi confirms TT will be replaced by all-electric model

German luxury vehicle manufacturer, Audi will stop producing iconic TT coupe due to low sales volume, the company said in the Annual General Meeting . "We co...


Samsung Renews Android License Because Nobody Wants to Be Huawei These Days

Not every company or supplier mentioned below has said it will stop working with Huawei . Apple's market share in China has already fallen to seven percent...


Will Huawei phones stop working after Googles restriction?

The founder of Huawei sought to put a courageous face on the situation , saying Tuesday that the company has "supply backups" if it loses access to American co...


US Supreme Court Approves Antitrust Lawsuit Against Apple

According to the complaint, Apple's 30 percent "vig" on paid apps causes consumer direct harm as that cost is passed on to consumers by app developers. The Supr...


Couple who claimed Roundup weedkiller caused their cancer awarded $2bn

It was the third consecutive USA jury verdict against the company in litigation over the chemical, which Bayer acquired as part of its $63 billion purchase of...


Armed drones attack oil pumping stations in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Monday (May 13) that two Saudi oil tankers were targeted on Sunday in "a sabotage attack" off the co...


Hackers steal more than $40MILLION in BTC from cryptocurrency exchange — Bitcoin THEFT

Binance claims the attackers used a range of techniques including phishing and malware to carry out the hack . "We are still concluding all possible methods...


Berkshire Hathaway is Buying up Amazon Shares, Before Its Annual Stockholders Meeting

Buffett was referring to their portfolio managers either Ted Weschler or Todd Combs for more than $13 bn in equities for Berkshire. Buffett's admission al...


Annual Easter egg hunt draws thousands to park

Eager egg-hunters watch from the sidelines as volunteers scatter candy and treats on the field. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for each child. Big Chocolate...


Pinterest shares jump 30pc as investors rush into $12.7bn IPO

Brigham Minerals trailed those two with a merely solid 11% gain for the day. Other high-profile companies with plans to go public or considering it include U...


Pakistan PM Khan appoints new finance minister in major re-shuffle

Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has congratulated the nation on the resignation of Asad Umar from the post of finance minister on ...