• Amazon’s first official early Black Friday deals are here
Amazon’s first official early Black Friday deals are here

Starting on November 18, you can say "Alexa, what are my deals?" for early access to some of Amazon's Black Friday device specials. Less attention goes toward items that are a little more personal-purchases such as anti-aging and beauty products that still enjoy great discounts during Black Friday and Cyber Monday but that aren't necessarily ...

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  • E-cigarette use among USA youth becomes an ‘epidemic’
E-cigarette use among USA youth becomes an ‘epidemic’

The FDA chief vowed to take all necessary actions to stop these trends from continuing. Industry insiders expected the 2016 rule to place restrictions on flavored tobacco products. Tony Abboud, executive director of the Vapor Technology Association, cautioned that restricting access to flavored products could imperil that possibility.

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  • Jennie-O recalling ground turkey nationwide in salmonella outbreak
Jennie-O recalling ground turkey nationwide in salmonella outbreak

The CDC is urging consumers to practice safe preparation and cooking, including washing hands frequently when handling raw products, cleaning food preparation areas thoroughly, and cooking meat to an internal temperature of 165 degrees Fahrenheit.

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  • Apec leaders at odds over globalisation and free trade
Apec leaders at odds over globalisation and free trade

He said the United States was working to improve relations with Beijing , and pointed to Trump's upcoming meeting with Xi as an opportunity for progress. On Saturday, Pence warned that Trump could still put more tariffs on China. In the absence of Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, the summit has been relatively low key and the focus ha...

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  • Irish 'lawyer for the Palestinian people' arrested for drunk, racist rant
Irish 'lawyer for the Palestinian people' arrested for drunk, racist rant

The action of the woman prompted the airline to file a police case against her, an official said. In the video, the woman, who described herself an worldwide human rights lawyer, is seen yelling at and abusing a crew member of Air India. She also directed her rage at other business class passengers for not coming to her support. Following which, th...

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  • Theresa May's Brexit deal gets backing of cabinet
Theresa May's Brexit deal gets backing of cabinet

A still image from video footage shows Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaking about Brexit , in the House of Commons, in London , Britain, Nov. The opposition Labour Party's Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer told the "Good Morning Britain" television program that the deal was a "miserable failure of negotiation ", signaling that May is ...

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  • Oil Crashes After Trump Says Prices Should Be 'Much Lower'
Oil Crashes After Trump Says Prices Should Be 'Much Lower'

U.S. futures closed down 7.1 per cent for a record 12th straight decline and the lowest since November 2017. Oil traded near $56 a barrel after snapping a record losing streak as traders assessed signs of rising U.S. Both benchmarks are now trading firmly in bear market territory, having fallen more than 20 percent from their 52-week highs. The...

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  • Dow futures up over 100 points after Monday's sharp pullback
Dow futures up over 100 points after Monday's sharp pullback

The S&P 500 technology sector index fell 3.5 per cent, and the financial sector index fell 2.0 per cent. The Dow fell 602.12 points, or 2.3 percent, to 25,387.18. The December gold contract was down US$5.10 at US$1,203.50 an ounce and the December copper contract was down 0.8 of a cent at US$2.68 a pound. Stocks are opening moderately lower on Wa...

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  • At $61,000 Per Amazon Job, New York Pays Twice What Virginia Does
At $61,000 Per Amazon Job, New York Pays Twice What Virginia Does

In the bid to lure Amazon, Dallas didn't promise the $2.1 billion level of financial incentives the company stands to get from NY and Virginia. The move will boost Amazon's presence around New York City and the nation's capital, while also giving it more of a foothold in the center of the country as it seeks to gain a recruiting edge over Sil...

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  • Flipkart CEO Binny Bansal Resigns Due To Investigation
Flipkart CEO Binny Bansal Resigns Due To Investigation

However, during the talks of Walmart's acquisition, and even after that, we had received reports that Walmart is not happy with the presence of either co-founder in the company. "We remain committed to investing for the long-term and are supportive of the leadership team's desire to evolve into a publicly-traded company in the future", said Wa...

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  • Oil markets struggle to find footing after 7% slump
Oil markets struggle to find footing after 7% slump

Oil prices , which spiked in October in the run-up to the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Iran's oil industry on November 5, fell after the USA granted waivers to eight countries importing Iranian crude for a 180-day period. In a monthly report , the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said world oil demand next year would rise b...

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  • U.S. FAA launches high-priority probe of Boeing's safety analyses
U.S. FAA launches high-priority probe of Boeing's safety analyses

The automated stall-prevention system on Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 models can 'under unusual conditions push it down unexpectedly so strongly that flight crews can't pull it back up'. 'We are confident in the safety of the 737 MAX'. "And of course the airplane has the ability to handle that and we have the procedures in place". Boeing will nee...

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  • Crude oil futures pop higher as Saudi Arabia vows to cut production
Crude oil futures pop higher as Saudi Arabia vows to cut production

Khalid al-Falih's comments follow a meeting in Abu Dhabi at the weekend, where the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies started laying the groundwork to cut supply in 2019, reversing an nearly year-long expansion.

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  • Apple shares tank on iPhone sales warnings
Apple shares tank on iPhone sales warnings

The firm hoped the iPhone XR would persuade owners of older iPhones to switch to the newer model, which costs $749 (£749) - a sizable discount from the $999 iPhone XS and the $1099 XS Max. Although Apple never said as much when it launched the Apple iPhone XR in September, its fairly obvious the device is meant to be more a direct competitor ...

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  • PM Modi's Singapore Visit Includes Meeting With US Vice President
PM Modi's Singapore Visit Includes Meeting With US Vice President

It was not clear if Li and Pence would meet separately on the sidelines in Singapore , which would be a prelude to a summit scheduled between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the end of the month in Buenos Aires. "We are willing to negotiate with all sides to push ahead with free trade internationally, and we're also willing to discuss a ...

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  • Veterans Day savings honor those who serve
Veterans Day savings honor those who serve

To receive the free meal , guests must either show their military ID or be in uniform. CiCis Pizza: Free adult buffet for active military members and veterans with proof of military service. -2 p.m. for a free $5 lunch combo. Call ahead and verify what you need to bring to get the offer and if the location is participating. Great Clips: ...

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  • The funniest reactions to Facebook going down today
The funniest reactions to Facebook going down today

Users ran into various error messages when trying to access the Facebook app, website and Facebook Messenger. "We're working on it and we'll get it fixed as soon as we can". Facebook seems to be experiencing some issues Monday afternoon. A check of DownDetector showed Wichita's outage was minor compared to the East Coast.

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  • Amazon reportedly picks New York, northern Virginia for HQ2
Amazon reportedly picks New York, northern Virginia for HQ2

It also reported that other cities may receive major Amazon facilities as well. After running a year-long competition that drew interest from hundreds of cities and a number of states, Amazon has reportedly chosen New York City and Northern Virginia to split duty as its second headquarters.

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  • Several pilots spot UFOs off Irish coast
Several pilots spot UFOs off Irish coast

He confirmed that there were " multiple objects following the same sort of trajectory " which was all very bright. Another pilot who witnessed the UFO sighting revealed that these unidentified flying objects were apparently traveling at twice the speed of sound.

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  • Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia signals production cut
Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia signals production cut

Brent crude dropped below $70 a barrel on Friday for the first time since April, while the New York's West Texas Intermediate sank below $60 a barrel, a nine-month low. The market had anticipated that exports from OPEC member Iran would fall precipitously following the institution of US sanctions in November. Meanwhile, Sultan Ahmed al-Jaber, th...

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