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Australians warned to cut up strawberries after people report finding needles inside

Until investigators have a better idea where the needles are coming from, they recommend all strawberries be cut or disposed of. One man was taken to hospital...


Apple Issues Letter Responding to President Trump’s Proposed Tarrifs

At the same time, Apple is already using components sourced from USA manufacturers in some of its products. Apple said the tariffs would raise the cost of its...


Elon Musk smokes weed, talks flamethrowers on Joe Rogan podcast

Toledano, who has been on leave of absence from the company, said she would not be returning to the company. "Is that a joint or is that a cigar?" asked Musk...


Obama blasts Trump and Republicans, urges Democrats to vote

Obama was speaking Friday at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign, where he accepted an ethics in government award. Obama is also expected to campaign in...


Crude oil higher as weather and Iranian supply in focus

Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhy , oil minister for Oman , remarked, "There is a danger that the demand will be impacted as well: people often focus on the supply...


On Labour Day, Trump hits back at largest union leader

Talks to keep Canada in the trade bloc are to resume Wednesday as the two countries try to resolve thorny issues including Canada's dairy market and US efforts ...


China Emphasises Win Win Cooperation With Africa

Djibouti has become heavily dependent on Chinese financing after China opened its first overseas military base in the Horn of Africa country previous year, a po...


Trudeau says he's encouraged by what he calls NAFTA progress

Canada, which is part of NAFTA , did not participating in the announcement. "This ( Trump ) administration has shown an wonderful lack of both diplomacy and ...


As Trump goes low, Fed goes high

But then-Fed chairman Alan Greenspan resisted calls for higher rates and inflation remained much lower than monetary hawks predicted. The Fed "has been naviga...


Trump Org CFO Allen Weisselberg given immunity by prosecutors to testify

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman...


Violating Yet Another Norm, Trump Attacks The Federal Reserve

Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic said on Monday he was maintaining his expectation for one more interest rate hike this year, as trade tensions and glob...


Turkish high court rejects appeal for USA pastor Brunson's release

This has worsened a crisis for Turkey's currency, the lira , which has lost about a third of its value against the dollar since January. The lira, which earl...


U.S. tensions with Turkey deepen amid standoff over detained pastor

The U.S. recently slapped financial sanctions on two Turkish ministers and doubled steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey over Brunson's continued detention. ...


Largest fire in California's history continues to spread north

A Cal Fire incident commander offered a brief statement at a news conference Monday. Six firefighters have died in those wildfires. The firefighters normall...


Erdogan warns Trump: Turkey does not respond to threats

The moves stem from Trump's frustration over detained American pastor Andrew Brunson held by Turkey . It added that Trump's comments, made on Twitter , we...


Iran naval drills created to send message to Washington, US general says

Washington also aims to renew its sanctions on Iran's energy sector in November. Despite all the fearless words of defiance when the U.S. announced renewed ...


Tesla CEO Elon Musk drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

In a follow-up blog post about the privatization plan, Musk said "a final decision has not yet been made, but the reason for doing this is all about creat...


Apple officially becomes the first $1 trillion company

Apple first listed in 1980 and its stock has risen more than 50,000% since then. The company's fortunes were turbocharged by the launch of personal gadgets s...


Harley Davidson’s NEW 250cc-500cc motorcycle to take on Royal Enfields

Harley-Davidson, known for its car-alarm triggering engine rumble, said LiveWire will have no clutch and no gears. Developing a more accessible, small-displ...


US President Trump’s letter to incoming Mexico president Obrador

Freeland augurs NAFTA review of unfair and illegal US Solar panel tariffs. To view the full article, register now. He announced that Mexico would establish a ...


US, EU agree to resolve US tariffs on steel, aluminum imports

Mr Trump , speaking at an event in Kansas City on Tuesday, reaffirmed his support for tariffs and pledged that "farmers will be the biggest beneficiary". Senior...


United States and European Union should ‘drop all Tariffs, Barriers and Subsidies’, Trump says

The Trump administration said it would use a Great Depression-era program to pay up to $12 billion to help U.S. farmers. The aid program will go into effect...


Tesla reportedly asks suppliers for cash back to gain profit

The note stated all suppliers had been asked to help the Californian company become profitable. Chief executive Elon Musk has dismissed worries that the fir...


Elon Musk said that Norway should not take offense to Tesla

But on Thursday, news broke of harsh conditions at the firm's factory in Fremont, California, showing Tesla's desperation to ramp up production. "Tesla is dee...


Saudis to pump 2mn more barrels of oil

But those moves may be tempered by an equal desire by the U.S. and other country for stable oil prices. "In the near-term, the level of OPEC production - depl...


New Trump tariffs may force Moog to lay off workers

According to a report in the Financial Times , a letter sent by the European Commission to the US Department of Commerce says the EU could hit $US300 billion ...


Tesla "just became a real vehicle company" after reaching a critical milestone

In an email sent to employees, Musk said that the company had reached its production target for the Model 3 and is aiming to produce 6000 Model 3s a week in...


Amazon just put the entire pharmaceutical industry on notice

PillPack, which is aimed at consumers who take multiple medications, presorts customers' prescriptions and helps manage refills and shipping. Such a move had ...


2nd Kansas sheriff's deputy dies after shooting

He also says he doesn't know if the woman had exited the shed or was shot while still inside. Authorities aren't looking for any other suspects, Blair added. ...


Trump's vow to end US-South Korea drills catches Pentagon off guard

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), NPR noted, sent a letter to President Donald Trump back in June this year, urging him to make the issue part of the presiden...