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Amazon gives Prime members perk at Whole Foods

And earlier this month, Amazon said it will start delivering groceries from Whole Foods via its two-hour Prime Now delivery service. Her blog was featured in th...


The Year Of The Dog Begins Today

Marketing Manager of Beijing Destination B.C. Ying Hu arrived in Vancouver this week, to prepare the final stage of a series of Chinese New Year celebrations ...


Commerce Dept. report recommends Trump slap tariffs on foreign steel, aluminum

Trump instructed the Commerce Department a year ago to probe whether imports of steel and aluminum represent a threat to USA national security. The report expla...


Colten Boushie's family meets federal minister in wake of Stanley acquittal

But there was something about this particular case that prompted both the Prime Minister and the federal Minister of Justice to tweet unprecedented comments in ...


Grand Canyon copter crashed on tribal land with fewer rules

On August 10, 2001, a helicopter flown by Papillon Airways, carrying passengers from NY, took off from McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas about 1...


Woman Doesn't Trust Security Staff With Purse So She Enters X-Ray Machine

A woman in China went as far as inside an X-ray machine to keep her valuables in sight as she allegedly did not trust the security staff with her handbag. It...


Southwest runs out of plane de-icer, cancels 220 flights from Midway

Southwest had to shut down Midway operations at mid-day Sunday, bringing cancellations over the weekend to 250. The airline said flight 2123 was pushing back...


Roses still pick of bunch for Valentine's Day

Because there will be a lot of walk-in customers, she tries to have plenty of arrangements on hand. The parcels of flowers are often largely destined for the ...


IIP, CPI data today; will there be any surprises?

According to the Office for National Statistics' rent index published today, private sector rents across Britain increased by 1.1 per cent in the year to Ja...


Sorensen becomes second Trump aide to quit over abuse claims

She alleged that Mr Sorensen ran over her foot with his vehicle, extinguished a cigarette on her hand, threw her into a wall, and made her fear for her life whi...


Amazon to Roll Out UPS-Like Delivery Service

It's always been thought that Amazon would eventually launch its own delivery service to compete with the likes of UPS and FedEx . Citigroup raised their...


Stats Canada reports January unemployment rise in Victoria, Nanaimo and Canada

Cape Breton's unemployment rate stood at 14.3 per cent in January, up from 14.1 per cent for the same period in 2017, according to job figures released by Stati...


What's Propelling Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) to Reach 52 Week Low?

The stock has "Sector Weight" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, May 15. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, January 11 by Robert W. The co...


'ESPN Plus' streaming service launching this spring for $4.99 per month

The company's largest network, ESPN , will launch a streaming service for sports fans in 2018 followed by an entertainment offering the following year. 4 billi...


36 in Global Syndicate Charged With $530 Million in Cybercrime Losses

Along with Bondarenko, those arrested included a number of moderators for the forum, along with vendors and " VIP members ", although the overall number a...


German Parties Make Final Push For Coalition Deal

Negotiators for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) reconvened on Monday to hammer out compromises on he...


Ryanair profit surges despite flight cancellations

Balpa, the United Kingdom pilots' union, reached a recognition agreement with Ryanair this week but the airline has been engaged in "negative" talks... "We ex...


FTSE 100 Tumbles As Services PMI Disappoints

Last Friday, IHS Markit said Malaysia's manufacturing conditions improved in January 2018, albeit only marginally, mainly driven by a renewed rise in new busi...


Invests $29.86 Million in Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM)

In the last three months, insiders sold 51,357 shares of company stock worth $4,273,910. FactSet Research Systems Inc. It has underperformed by 17.33% the S&P...


Risking arrest and prison, Iranian women cast off their hijabs in protest

Several other young women and at least one man have followed suit with similar protests. The as-yet unidentified woman was detained in Tehran after standing...


Congressional Black Caucus: Trump Should Be Impeached for 'Legitimizing Bigotry'

U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the Republican congressional retreat at the Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, U.S., February 1,...


Oil Pauses as US Output Crosses Milestone

The price for the Russian export blend Urals oil went up by 10% m/m to $452.4 per tonne. The cuts have offset gains in US crude production. Goldman sees a...


It's getting harder for S&P 500 to elude bond market's violence

It measures the daily stock price movements of 30 large, publicly-owned US companies. They were the worst performers in the S&P 500 past year and led the in...


More Bergner's stores closing; Eastland outlet not on list

Currently, the building is owned by a private investor from California, who owns several other Bon-Ton locations throughout the country. Liquidation sales will ...


Blackstone in talks to buy majority stake in key Thomson Reuters unit

USA private equity firm Blackstone Group LP catapulted itself into the big leagues of Wall Street's financial information industry on Tuesday with the acquisi...


CEO of popular surf brand disappears at sea

A search is on for Quiksilver CEO Pierre Agnes . According to the World Surf League, Agnes left Capbreton Harbor at 7.30am on Tuesday and his boat was foun...


United Airlines Refuses To Let Emotional Support Peacock On Flight

The airline also suggested that the passenger wouldn't take no for an answer: " We explained this to the customer on three separate occasion before they arrived...


Facebook borrows Apple's playbook, promises revamped privacy center and details principles

Facebook says it will launch a new privacy center to help people understand what it does with their data as the giant social network prepares for sweeping new...


Elon Musk's flamethrower has already made well over $3.5 million

Elon Musk may be selling flamethrowers, but he swears he's not setting up for the zombie apocalypse. Likely, it's already earned more, since pre-orders have ...


West London: three teens killed in vehicle collision

Scotland Yard said he handed himself in and was arrested on suspicion of causing death by risky driving. Meanwhile the suspected driver was taken to a west Lo...


U.S. court strikes down 300 percent tariff on Canadian jets

The dispute over imported jets stems from a $5 billion deal struck between Bombardier and Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines in 2016 for 75 C Series commercial a...


Euro Hits $1.25 after 3 Years

Annual inflation rate was seen rising at a pace of 1.6% compared to 1.9% previously. At the time of writing, the EURUSD extended gains to trade near 1.2436. E...


3M, Caterpillar earnings boost Dow to another record close

Intel's (O:) shares jumped more than 9 percent to their highest in nearly two decades, after strong results offered the clearest sign yet that its years-long e...


Chinese Manufacturers Flooding US with Opioids Through USPS

The drugs are mailed by "labs" in China to individuals who consume them or to middlemen who dilute them for resale . The 104-page bipartisan report produced ...


Coincheck stops all withdrawals

Coincheck , the operator of NEM, said it has temporarily restricted the deposit, withdrawal, sales and purchase of NEM as well as withdrawal of other cryptocur...