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Money Aurora Cannabis says there is no beverage deal to announce
Author: 0 Aurora Cannabis says there is no beverage deal to announce

The beverage giant wants to develop the drink to relieve consumer pain , not intoxicate them, according to Canada's BNN Bloomberg . Coca-Cola's surprising disclosure comes just as many companies in America and elsewhere are finding new ways to utilise the marijuana plant which traditionally serves recreational purposes.

Money Trump tells Hurricane Florence survivor to 'have a good time'
Author: 0 Trump tells Hurricane Florence survivor to 'have a good time'

The president then toured a neighborhood in New Bern, telling locals that the government was "going to be here with you, you know that, we're with you already, we'll get it fixed up". Also during the briefing, the president asked a state official, "How is Lake Norman doing?" "We started early, we'll be here late", Trump said. And the effects from the slow-moving storm were still being felt Tuesday as record inland river flooding was impacting areas such as Pollocksville in Jones County, ...

Money McDonald's Employees Stage Protest in 10 Major Cities Over Sexual Harassment
Author: 0 McDonald's Employees Stage Protest in 10 Major Cities Over Sexual Harassment

Harrell said a second co-worker later forced her into the men's room, exposed himself and attempted to sexually assault her, but she decided not to report the incident based on her supervisors' failure to act on the first complaint. Another charge was filed Tuesday after the walkout by an employee in St. Louis, and 17 more were filed in 2016. The teen reported it to her manager, who allegedly told her, "You will never win that battle".

Money United Kingdom must heed IMF's 'clear warnings' on no-deal Brexit - Hammond
Author: 0 United Kingdom must heed IMF's 'clear warnings' on no-deal Brexit - Hammond

Asked whether the European Union would get a preferential deal on immigration rights that would mean they would continue to be able to travel to the United Kingdom more easily, the Prime Minister told BBC Radio 4 in an interview that one of the messages from the referendum was that people "didn't want a situation where they could see people coming having those automatic rights to travel to the United Kingdom and a set of rules for people outside the European Union..." The report said ...

Money Saudi PIF invests $1bn in Lucid Motors
Author: 0 Saudi PIF invests $1bn in Lucid Motors

Based in Newark, California, Lucid Motors was founded in 2007 as Atieva by Bernard Tse, a former Tesla vice president and board member, and Sam Weng, a former executive at Oracle Corp. The Lucid investment, which PIF said is more than $1 billion but did not give an exact figure, is also part of Saudi Arabia's plan to build an environmentally friendly economy, to diversify the kingdom away from reliance on crude oil.

Money Bring on the cheese: Deals for National Cheeseburger Day 2018
Author: 0 Bring on the cheese: Deals for National Cheeseburger Day 2018

Several national chains are treating diners to deals on cheeseburgers - and one is giving away pancakes, for some reason - leaving you with nearly no excuse not to chow down on a discounted grub. It is valid at participating locations, and is only a dine-in option. In order to qualify, you will need to sign up for their So Connected rewards program, which is free.

Author: 0 Apple Watch, AirPods excluded from next round of tariffs says new report

The Wall Street Journal reports Pyongyang has worked with Russian Federation and China to avoid sanctions, according to a confidential United Nations report , making the latest economic penalties "ineffective". Could Trump's China tariffs make IT more expensive for businesses? U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin last week invited top Chinese officials to fresh discussions, but thus far nothing has been scheduled.

Money Trump Readies Tariffs on $200 Billion More Chinese Goods
Author: 0 Trump Readies Tariffs on $200 Billion More Chinese Goods

It is by far the largest and broadest of several fights picked by Trump. Collection of tariffs on the long-anticipated U.S. list will start on Sept 24 but the rate will increase to 25 per cent by the end of 2018, allowing USA companies some time to adjust their supply chains to alternate countries.

Author: 0 China says to 'take countermeasures' after new United States tariffs

Igniting a secondary skirmish, Trump last month said that he had doubled steel and aluminum tariffs on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey amid a row over an American pastor held for two years on terror charges. Japan has informed the WTO that it plans to impose retaliatory measures on USA goods to the tune of 50 billion yen ($455 million). "And it will be a lot of money coming into the coffers of the United States of America".

Author: 0 Musk sued by Thai cave rescuer for defamation

Unsworth is asking for $75,000 in damages and an order that would prevent Musk from making further defamatory statements. Mr Unsworth told CNN that the submarine was "just a PR stunt [that] had absolutely no chance of working" and said Mr Musk could " stick his submarine where it hurts ".

Money Trump says cost increases from tariffs are 'almost unnoticeable'
Author: 0 Trump says cost increases from tariffs are 'almost unnoticeable'

If an increase goes ahead, 'China will have to take necessary countermeasures, ' said Geng at a regular daily briefing. The Trump administration is giving American businesses a chance to adjust and look for alternative supply chains by delaying an increase of the tariff to 25 percent on January 1 for the $200 billion batch of Chinese goods , according to two senior administration officials who briefed reporters on Monday.

Money Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank, BoB to merge
Author: 0 Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank, BoB to merge

Arun Jaitley , Finance Minister of India briefed the media and said that the merger has been conceived in such a way that the combined lender will not end up being weaker than the existing individual entities. Batting for the LIC-IDBI deal, Finance Minister said that LIC owning a bank will make it more competitive, By owning a bank, LIC will derive better synergies, Jaitley said.

Author: 0 Trump announces new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods

The tariffs will start at 10% and rise to 25% on 1 January, the White House announced . Chinese authorities have yet to confirm what steps aside from retaliatory tariffs they might take. "Absolutely, the door is open", Kudlow, who joined the White House team six months ago, said during an afternoon speech at the Economic Club of NY. Kudlow laid out general demands for China - whose economic reforms, he said were moving in the wrong direction.

Author: 0 China may reject new trade talks if more tariffs imposed

Apple Inc. said last month the proposed duties on $200 billion cover a wide range of products used in its USA operations.U.S. stock futures edged lower, Asian equities slumped and European shares fluctuated amid investor concerns a heightened trade war will crimp corporate profits and undermine economic growth.

Author: 0 Diver who helped with Thai cave rescue sues Elon Musk

It appeared that Musk's anger and accusations were perhaps sparked by embarrassment after Unsworth criticized a mini submarine that Musk had sent to Thailand, but which turned out to be of no use in the rescue of the boys. The chief executive said last week that Tesla customers may see "longer response times" after contacting customer service because of a significant increase in vehicle deliveries in North America.

Money Coca Cola is in serious talks to produce marijuana-infused drinks'
Author: 0 Coca Cola is in serious talks to produce marijuana-infused drinks'

And, according to another BNN Bloomberg report, Diageo PLC, the maker of Guinness beer, is also holding talks with at least three Canadian cannabis producers about a possible deal. Coca-Cola's potential foray into marijuana beverages follows a two investments by Constellation Brands , the conglomerate behind drinks like Corona and Svedka, totaling more than $4 billion, into Canopy Growth, the largest publicly traded marijuana firm.

Money The Boring Company Uses Xbox One Controller for Tunneling Device
Author: 0 The Boring Company Uses Xbox One Controller for Tunneling Device

And while we're highly skeptical of the company claim that it's the " best video game ever ", the Xbox controller seems to be more than up for the task. There was no mention of any Xbox controllers, though. The USS Colorado went into service earlier this year with an Xbox controller repurposed for operating its photonic masts, while technology company iRobot had also showcased a bot that could be maneuvered with a PlayStation controller.

Money Amazon investigates claims that employees sold data
Author: 0 Amazon investigates claims that employees sold data

The problem seems to be more prominent in China, where the employees are said to overlook company policy for $80 to $2,000. On Sunday, the Wall Street Journal reported that with the help of intermediaries and third parties, Amazon employees are not only allegedly offering confidential sales and customer data, but also a way to remove negative reviews from products and restore banned accounts.

Money Florence delivers more drenching rains in eastern U.S.
Author: 0 Florence delivers more drenching rains in eastern U.S.

The National Hurricane Center said the storm would dump as much as 30 to 40 inches (76-102 cm) of rain on the southeastern coast of North Carolina and part of northeastern SC, as well as up to 10 inches (25 cm) in southwestern Virginia. She called damage to thousands of buildings "heart-wrenching". The US president is also expected to visit the areas soon. The NHC also warned of possible tornadoes into Sunday evening in North Carolina and eastern SC.

Money South Australia confirms first contaminated strawberry case
Author: 0 South Australia confirms first contaminated strawberry case

The police have said that six brands of strawberries in Australia are believed to be contaminated with needles and pins, prompting warnings from the authorities to slice the fruit before eating. Two major food distributors in New Zealand have announced they are taking Australian strawberries off of their shelves. Nationals frontbencher Andrew Broad blasted the culprits as "low-life scum".

Money Karnataka Declares Rs 2/Litre Cut For Petrol, Diesel As Fuel Prices Soar
Author: 0 Karnataka Declares Rs 2/Litre Cut For Petrol, Diesel As Fuel Prices Soar

Since the past few days, fuel prices have skyrocketed in the country. Ahead of Lok Sabha elections next year and assembly elections in several states, pressure is now building up on other state governments to cut fuel prices. 2". As per the state-owned oil company, the fuel price shot to Rs 82.06/litre with an increase of 15 paise/litre. Diesel price in Kolkata rose to Rs 75.15, from the previous Rs 74.93 per litre on the same day.

Money Oil prices claw back some ground, but demand worries drag
Author: 0 Oil prices claw back some ground, but demand worries drag

Washington wants to cut Iran's oil exports to zero by November, and is encouraging producers such as Saudi Arabia , other OPEC members and Russian Federation to pump more to meet the shortfall. Any worries about demand will come later. Additionally, this market is extremely vulnerable to any unexpected supply disruption and if one occurs, prices could spike sharply higher.

Author: 0 Time magazine sold for $190 million to couple

Meredith, which completed a $2.8 billion all-cash acquisition of Time Inc. earlier this year, said the transaction was subject to regulatory approval and expected to close within 30 days. Time had been placed on the market in March, while the negotiations of sales for Fortune, Money and Sports Illustrated are still continuing. Meredith said Time reaches a combined audience of more than 100 million readers in print and online, with more than 50 million digital visitors and 40 million ...

Money Bank of England prepared for wide range of Brexit outcomes: BoE's Carney
Author: 0 Bank of England prepared for wide range of Brexit outcomes: BoE's Carney

But growth in the three months to July was faster than most economists had predicted at 0.6 percent, after the hottest summer on record encouraged Britons to spend more on barbecues and at bars and restaurants. British economic growth has slowed since June 2016's Brexit vote, though that has not stopped the BoE raising interest rates twice in just over a year, as it has judged longer-run prospects for non-inflationary growth had weakened.

Money US NRC, nuclear plant operators prepare for Hurricane Florence
Author: 0 US NRC, nuclear plant operators prepare for Hurricane Florence

Tropical Storm Florence dumped "epic" amounts of rain on North and SC as it trudged inland on Saturday, triggering risky flooding, toppling trees, cutting power to almost a million homes and businesses while causing at least five deaths. On its current track, the storm will hit the coast on Friday with maximum sustained winds of about 105 miles per hour. The USA's nuclear power plants have weathered hurricanes before.

Author: 0 Aldi and Coles pull strawberries from shelves over needle fears

A fifth case of strawberry needle contamination has been discovered in NSW, with police warning Maitland residents to be cautious after pins were discovered in a punnet of Wallace Road Berries bought at Coles Green Hills on Wednesday. Queensland premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has issued the reward over concerns for growers as well as consumers. Several brands of strawberries have been withdrawn.

Money Henri Bendel to close Somerset Collection store
Author: 0 Henri Bendel to close Somerset Collection store

A luxury brand with a very long history in NY is coming to an end. The Columbus, Ohio-based company said it estimates that Henri Bendel 2018 revenues and operating loss, excluding closing costs, will be approximately $85 million and $45 million, respectively.