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#BoycottWalmart trends online after superstore sells 'Impeach 45' products

CBS News reports Walmart says the "Impeach 45" items were sold by third-party sellers on its open marketplace and "were not offered directly by Walmart". Wal...


Angela Merkel has ditched her open-door refugee policy to save her government

The leader of Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, the CSU, offered to step down from his ministerial role and party leadership during a fiery closed-door meeting...


Leftist Lopez Obrador Wins Mexico's Presidential Election

Queuing under the hot sun at Tijuana polling booths, many Mexican voters who had crossed the border from California told Reuters that they trusted Lopez ...


Russian Federation challenges Washington at WTO over tariffs

But if shortened to an acronym, like many longwinded bill names are, Trump's plan could be known as the U.S. FART Act. Peter Morici, former chief economist ...


After Harley spat, Trump seeks to lure other motorcycle firms to US

President Donald Trump added fuel to his feud with Harley-Davidson Inc.by claiming he's working with other motorcycle makers to offset the production it's shi...


Lyft is taking on Uber not with cars, but with bicycles

Motivate operates Divvy in Chicago, Citi Bike in NY and Capital Bikeshare in Washington DC, among other brands. In a Monday blog post, Lyft announced it ha...


Mexican peso rallies as exit polls show Lopez Obrador win

Amlo, who counts Jeremy Corbyn as a friend, is projected to win about 53 percent and his rivals have conceded. Conservative Ricardo Anaya of a right-left coal...


European Union warns Trump that auto tariffs could lead to $300B retaliation

The EU sent comments to the US on whether auto imports pose enough of a threat to USA national security to justify tariffs and estimating the economic impac...


You can now order beer and wine with Amazon's fast delivery service

The company launched an invite-only beta version of the service previous year. The latest perk for Prime members would allow them to try on and return clothes t...


Trump calls 'Mexico's Trump,' expects good relations with President-elect Andres Lopez Obrador

A prominent exit poll predicted his party allies were poised to score big victories in congressional races, possibly winning absolute majorities in the Senate a...


Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador wins Mexican presidential election in landslide

The peso declined as much as 1.3 percent after results of the Sunday elections signaled his Morena party was set to enjoy broad support in Congress. Anaya soo...


Moog warns that Trump trade tariffs pose a threat to its business

Using a state-by-state analysis, it argues Trump is risking a global trade war that will hit the wallets of US consumers. Texas sends $321 million in meat expor...


USA wants to reduce Iran's oil revenue to zero

On Monday, Hook expressed confidence that the USA sanctions policy would not prompt mass shortages, but analysts have expressed doubt that Saudi Arabia can incr...


Axios: Trump Bill Would Give Him Unilateral Power to Ignore WTO Rules

Axios reported on Friday that Trump wanted to leave the WTO, a story dismissed by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin as "wrong" and "an exaggeration". Despi...


LeBron James signs with Lakers

He averaged 17.6 points per game to go along with 9.3 rebounds and 1.7 assists. User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this ...


Dell is going public again with tracking stock buyout

At the weekend, the WSJ reported the possibility that Dell would attempt to swap privately held shares in itself with the "tracking stock" it created when buy...


HTC is firing 25% of its staff to cut costs once again

The company will complete the layoffs by the end of September. HTC was once the name behind one in ten smartphones in the market, however, due to vast competi...


Trump has repeatedly told aides he wants to quit the WTO: Axios

It would be an "exaggeration" to say US President Donald Trump is planning to withdraw from the World Trade Organization ( WTO ), Treasury Secretary Steven Mn...


Amazon Wants To Pay You To Be A Delivery Person

Amazon says it will offer support to the businesses, including discounts on insurance, technology and other services. Amazon Inc., the USA based e-commerce gi...


GM says US import tariffs could mean 'smaller' company, fewer jobs

Friday deadline for comments on Tariffs ends Today was the final day for comments on Trump's call for the Commerce Department to investigate whether automotive...