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by | September 20, 2018 | 19:30

Curated American Collections: Customers can shop from more than 25 product categories to discover items from US innovators, artisans , entrepreneurs and more , including products like protein sandwich cookies. To promote the new site, Amazon will air its first-ever national TV commercial featuring real Amazon vendors, part of a nationwide advertising campaign.

by | September 20, 2018 | 18:41

Audi on Monday staged the worldwide launch of a new electric sport utility vehicle on the home turf of competitor Tesla Inc, and highlighted a deal with Amazon.com Inc to make recharging its upcoming e-tron models easier. Audi is partnering with Amazon ( AMZN ) to offer in-home EV charging installations. Its strategy includes a partnership with Electrify American to build out a charging network across popular retail sites.

by | September 20, 2018 | 15:54

Shoppers use a smartphone app to enter the store. Currently, Amazon Go has three locations in Seattle, Washington and one in Chicago, the latter of which just opened this week.The first Seattle location opened in 2016, and it is one of two that have a small selection of groceries in addition to the limited options of salads, sandwiches and snacks all of the stores have.

by | September 20, 2018 | 13:27

As a result, oxygen masks got deployed. "Out of 166 passengers on board, 30 are affected who have nose bleeding, few have ear bleeding and some are complaining headache", the official said. The plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport approximately one hour after it took off due to low air pressure inside the cabin.

by | September 20, 2018 | 11:53

Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma said Wednesday that the Chinese e-commerce giant had canceled plans to create 1 million jobs in the USA, blaming the ongoing trade war for the decision, according to Chinese news agency Xinhua. This week Trump said he would press ahead with 10 percent levies on $200 billion of imports - on top of $50 billion already targeted - prompting Beijing to target another $60 billion of U.S.

by | September 20, 2018 | 09:56

Travellers spotted the mistake at Hong Kong International Airport and photos were posted to an aviation discussion board on Facebook. "I guess the "F" isn't working on someone's keyboard..." one person wrote, while another said, "Leave it as-is and put a red squiggle underneath".

by | September 20, 2018 | 03:40

Canada is set to legalize cannabis on 17 October after both houses of Parliament voted to make the drug available for recreational use. Unlike other deals between alcohol makers and cannabis producers aimed at making drinks that will give consumers a "buzz" similar to inhaling marijuana , Coca-Cola and Aurora (ACB.TO 14.05%) would likely develop beverages that will ease inflammation, pain and cramping.

by | September 20, 2018 | 00:15

After being told that the lake was fine, he replied, "I love that area". Hurricane Florence made landfall on Friday, but it's 90 miles per hour winds and 20-plus inches of rain have left damage and flooding throughout portions of eastern and central North Carolina .

by | September 19, 2018 | 13:13

Foodstuffs and Countdown, which are owned by Woolworths and control almost the entire New Zealand grocery market, on Monday announced they had stopped sending out Australian strawberries to their stores. According to officials, the food crisis has forced one strawberry farm to completely dump all of its produce. The piercing of supermarket strawberries with sewing needles is comparable to terrorism, Australia's prime minister said Wednesday, as he demanded sentences of up to 15 years in ...

by | September 19, 2018 | 06:11

She alleged that a co-worker verbally and physically harassed her, the AP reported. She burst into tears and was saved only when a manager called for the worker. As the #MeToo movement has spread, other blue-collar workers have stepped forward with their own stories. "They are banking that in the age of #MeToo customers will not tolerate this kind of behavior".

by | September 18, 2018 | 21:32

Prime Minister Theresa May will use Wednesday's gathering in Salzburg, Austria , to make a direct pitch to fellow leaders to back her divisive Chequers proposals. BBC Panorama, Inside No 10: Deal or No Deal? is on Monday 17 September at 20:30 BST on BBC One as part of a week of in-depth coverage across the BBC to mark Brexit: Six Months to Go.

by | September 18, 2018 | 20:26

The announcement comes a little more than a month after Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed that the Saudis had bought 5.0 percent of Tesla and was considering taking the company private . Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman speaks at the opening ceremony of Future Investment Initiative Conference in this Oct 24, 2017 photo. For his part, Peter Rawlinson , Chief Technology Officer of Lucid, said "the convergence of new technologies is reshaping the automobile, but the benefits have yet to be truly ...

by | September 18, 2018 | 20:30

Ruby Tuesday : Purchase an entrée between September 18 and 19, and receive a free Ruby Tuesday Cheeseburger. That's today! And that means that it's easy to snag awesome cheeseburger deals today - including free cheeseburgers - from burger chains like Wendy's , BurgerFi , and Red Robin .

by | September 18, 2018 | 18:27

Three months later, he released a new list of £24bn ($34bn) of Chinese goods to face a 25 percent tariffs, implemented in August. China on Tuesday announced a tariff hike on $60 billion of USA products in response to President Donald Trump's latest duty increase in a dispute over Beijing's technology policy.

by | September 18, 2018 | 16:16

And, in a victory for Apple Inc. The missive from Cupertino complained that some Apple products were included on a list of $200 billion worth of Chinese imports that could face tariffs imposed by the United States Department of Homeland Security.

by | September 18, 2018 | 12:50

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang warned the day before the tariffs were announced: "If the U.S. imposes any additional tariffs on China , we will have to take necessary countermeasures and resolutely safeguard our legitimate and legal rights and interests".

by | September 18, 2018 | 11:02

Unsworth was publicly critical of Musk's attempts to involve himself in the rescue using a purpose-built miniature submarine, which Unsworth described as having "absolutely no chance of working". Mr Unsworth did not take part in the dives but had previously explored the cave complex extensively. Vernon Unsworth claims the billionaire defamed him with " unlawful, unsupportable and reprehensible accusations ", according to court documents filed in California and seen by Sky News.

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:11

Additional tariffs on $267 billion of imports from China would push the cumulative total beyond the amount of goods the USA bought from the Asian nation previous year. Initial reaction from the business community Monday was unfavourable. Analysts have warned that a full-scale trade war between the two could cause setbacks for global markets.

by | September 18, 2018 | 07:30

Banking sector reforms are a major plank of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration to revive lending, which has slowed to multi-decade lows as banks struggle with bad loans. He also stated that the proposed merger will have no negative impact on the employees as well as the customers of the respective banks. He added that the government would now await the response of the banks to the proposal.

by | September 18, 2018 | 07:09

Alleging that China has been unwilling to change its unfair trade practices, Trump said the new additional tariff structure would be effective September 24 from when it would be at 10 percent until the year end, but would increase to 25 per cent level from January 1.

by | September 18, 2018 | 03:14

But you may as well have a direct mic into the Wall Street Journal . Beijing has warned that it would hit an additional $60 billion in American products if Trump ordered more tariffs. The administration is targeting a bewildering variety of products - from sockeye salmon to baseball gloves to bamboo mats - forcing U.S. companies to scramble for suppliers outside China, absorb the import taxes or pass along the cost to their customers.

by | September 17, 2018 | 23:43

Interested in Elon Musk? The story caught Musk's attention, who criticized Unsworth and the rescue workers via his Twitter account. In the docs, obtained by TMZ, Unsworth denies the "pedo" allegation - saying he's "not married to a 12-year-old child".

by | September 17, 2018 | 23:03

Coca-Cola is reportedly watching the cannabis industry and is intrigued by the idea of drinks infused with CBD. "So there's a lot of focus on beverage alcohol, there's a huge huge market, but if you see the other infused drinks it could be a much bigger", Athaide said.

by | September 17, 2018 | 22:27

If you still don't remember the Boring Company , perhaps you remember the promotional flame-thrower they sold ? It was a company famously founded after Elon Musk got annoyed with LA traffic. Under the project, an elevator type system would lower vehicle onto the tunnel, where it would move an electric sled running at a speed of approx. The company has built a test track under SpaceX's headquarters in Hawthorne, California, and is working on the LA project.

by | September 17, 2018 | 19:42

According to the newspaper, which did not give figures, employees of the online giant sell internal data and other confidential information - usually through intermediaries - to merchants who sell their goods on the United States giant's website.