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Dec 31 2018

Computer virus hampers San Diego Union-Tribune's Saturday delivery

Another Tribune Publishing paper, the Florida-based Sun Sentinel , reported on Saturday that a computer virus had " shut down " its production and crippled its phone l...

Dec 28 2018

Explosion lights up sky over Queens, New York

The fire was under control as of 9:40 p.m.Con Edison said an electrical fire caused a transmission dip in the area. "Many flights are departing, some are not", the airpor...

Dec 27 2018

Fed chair's job is not in jeopardy, White House economic adviser says

Asked if he has confidence in Mnuchin , Trump said: "Yes, I do". Futures on the S&P 500 Index jumped 0.7 per cent, the first advance for futures in two weeks and the lar...

Dec 27 2018

POL prices likely to be decreased

The trade dispute between the United States and China and the prospect of a rapid rise in U.S. interest rates have brought global stocks down from this year's record hi...

Dec 27 2018

Federal Employee Union: This Is 'Not About a Wall'

US President Donald Trump said Tuesday the partial shutdown of the federal government , which has entered the fourth day, will continue for as long he does not get fun...

Dec 25 2018

High street retailers treat shoppers to early Boxing Day sales

Walgreens stores, including those under the Rite Aid and Duane Reade names, will remain open 24 hours a day during Christmas Eve and Christmas Day . Christmas Eve ...

Dec 25 2018

Local government offices, entities closed for Christmas

The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit authority has announced its service plans for Christmas Day and New Year's Day . City of Salina offices are scheduled to be ...

Dec 20 2018

What are the United Kingdom laws around flying drones near airports?

An airport spokesman said: "Gatwick's runway is now open after flights were earlier suspended following reports of two drone flying over the airfield". Any problem at G...

Dec 20 2018

Facebook Allowed Third Parties to View and Delete Users’ Messages

Microsoft had a similar deal for Bing, where it could " see the names of virtually all Facebook users' friends without consent". An Apple spokesman referred CNN to...

Dec 19 2018

People Now Sickened By E. Coli Cos Lettuce As Investigation Continues

Adam Brothers says water in a reservoir tested positive for E. coli and it's possible that water came into contact with those products after harvest. Red and green leaf...

Dec 18 2018

Google To Spend $1B On New West Village Campus

According to Porat, Google is growing faster in areas outside its home base of the San Francisco Bay Area, noting that the company this year opened new offices and data ...

Dec 15 2018

Montana ag leaders praise passage of Farm Bill

The House voted 369-47 for the legislation after the Senate approved it 87-13. Trump has 10 days to sign or veto the $867 billion bill; his signature is considered near...

Dec 14 2018

May Said to Pull Parliament Vote on Her Deal

European Union negotiator Michel Barnier said on Thursday that British lawmakers will have their country's future in their hands when they vote next week on the Brexit...

Dec 14 2018

India's Central Bank Board Meets With Worries About Autonomy

The 18-member board , which includes monetary policy makers, finance ministry representatives and industrialists, is expected to discuss issues relating to easing of ...

Dec 14 2018

Hits edge of outer space

But last month, the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale , which maintains world records for spaceflight, said it was considering adopting a 50-mile definition based o...

Dec 14 2018

Auto Stocks Go Up After China Considering Easing Import Tariffs

US auto manufacturers that were deeply affected by the US-China trade war will see their profits gain steam. Trump agreed to suspend plans to raise tariffs on $200 bi...

Dec 13 2018

Crude oil prices rise on anticipation of inventory reduction, following cuts

The oil market will need repeated output cuts from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies to offset growing American crude production as the g...

Dec 13 2018

Azmin: Malaysia to reduce oil output by 15,000 barrels per day

Today Russia joined with OPEC in an agreement to cut oil production by 1.2 million barrels a day. Though the liquid commodity staged a rebound at first, surging US supp...

Dec 11 2018

Sun and warmer temps ahead as parts of Va., Md., dig out

About 80% of flights at Charlotte Douglas, 40% of flights at Raleigh-Durham International Airport and 50% of flights at Piedmont Triad International Airport have been ca...

Dec 07 2018

China demands release of Huawei executive arrested in Vancouver

Chinese foreign-ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told reporters Thursday that his government wants Canadian officials to reveal their reasoning. A White House official to...