‘Stop, don’t shop!’: Northeast grocery workers on strike

May says the union is prepared to strike "as long as it takes". Stop & Shop was bought out by Dutch supermarket operator Ahold in 1995, which merged with Belgian grocery store conglomerate Delhaize in 2016 - becoming a new holding company called A... More..

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How to help victims of the Sri Lanka bombings
by | Tuesday, April 23, 2019

How to help victims of the Sri Lanka bombings

Security has also been stepped up in sensitive locations in major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bengaluru, and Goa, which is a major tourist destination, as a precautionary measure. In the civil war,...More..

Elizabeth Warren Announces 'Free College' Plan on Lenin's Birthday
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

Elizabeth Warren Announces 'Free College' Plan on Lenin's Birthday

This one concerns higher education. Many in the sprawling Democratic field have proposed reforming the nation's student loan programs, but Warren appears to be first to propose flat-out debt cancellation....More..

Iowa unemployment rate remains 3rd lowest in U.S.
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

Iowa unemployment rate remains 3rd lowest in U.S.

Both black Minnesotans and Hispanic Minnesotans continue to see unemployment rates more than twice that of white Minnesotans. Indiana's unemployment rate rose slightly in March to 3.6 percent. Madera County f...More..

White House aims to reduce Iranian oil exports to 'zero'
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

White House aims to reduce Iranian oil exports to 'zero'

China, which relies on imports for about half of its oil, could present the toughest diplomatic challenge in trying to enforce the Trump administrations ambition of driving down Irans oil exports. Having settle...More..

Watch the video of a parked Tesla Model S exploding in China
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

Watch the video of a parked Tesla Model S exploding in China

Tesla Inc. said it's looking into a fire in Shanghai involving one of its vehicles after a video of a auto bursting into flames was circulated on social media in China. Tesla said that, to the best of its kno...More..

USA intelligence claims Huawei funded by China state security
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

USA intelligence claims Huawei funded by China state security

Over the weekend, Huawei was accused of being on the Chinese government's payroll, once again. The Chinese company was the second-biggest smartphone maker for a large part of 2018, ahead of Apple, and we expect...More..

United States to end sanctions waivers for major Iranian oil importers
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

United States to end sanctions waivers for major Iranian oil importers

US President Donald Trump has repeatedly told his national security team that he wants to exert "maximum economic pressure" on Iran by cutting off its oil exports and reducing its main revenue source to zero....More..

Bitcoin Exchange Binance Confirms Delisting Of Bitcoin SV
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

Bitcoin Exchange Binance Confirms Delisting Of Bitcoin SV

In a dramatic move, leading cryptoasset exchange Binance announced today that it will delist Bitcoin Satoshi's Vision ( BSV ). Moreover, McCormack alleged that this stemmed from the fact that he has previ...More..

Canopy Growth cannabis Acreage
by | Monday, April 22, 2019

Canopy Growth cannabis Acreage

Acreage shareholders will receive an immediate aggregate total payment of US$300 million; approximately US$2.55/share. Members of Acreage Holdings' Board of Directors include former Republican Speaker of the...More..

Sunrise Services, Egg Hunts And Many Other Area Easter Events Planned
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Sunrise Services, Egg Hunts And Many Other Area Easter Events Planned

Victory Assembly of God will celebrate the risen Lord and Savior at 10:30 a.m. on Easter Sunday. They've been having the unique Easter egg hunt for the past 19 years. Guests can also find the ideal Easter cho...More..

Tech IPOs to balloon as Pinterest pops 25pc on first day's trading
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Tech IPOs to balloon as Pinterest pops 25pc on first day's trading

The issue opened at $23.75, up about 25 percent from the pricing, and traded as high as $25.18. Thursday also saw a successful debut by US video conferencing firm Zoom Video Communications, which soared 80 ...More..

Jet Airways' Employees Seek President's Intervention For Salary Dues
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Jet Airways' Employees Seek President's Intervention For Salary Dues

The Gurugram-based no-frills airline on Thursday announced to add 24 new flights between Mumbai and Delhi with 16 services connecting Mumbai , four to Delhi while remaining connecting two metros. In the vi...More..

Check out these 6 Easter weekend events in Richmond
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Check out these 6 Easter weekend events in Richmond

This will be the Action Riders' fourth annual Easter celebration. Fun-seekers are invited to come down during the Easter weekend and spot the first signs of spring, discover the handsome places in the Trust's c...More..

Which Saskatoon civic services are open, closed for Easter weekend
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Which Saskatoon civic services are open, closed for Easter weekend

Many grocery stores will likely be closed on Good Friday. Most pharmacies will be open, however many may have reduced hours of operation on Friday and/or Sunday. Home improvement stores Home Depot and Lowe's ...More..

Oil edges lower, supply concerns check losses
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Oil edges lower, supply concerns check losses

Both contracts had traded slightly higher earlier in the day. Rising U.S. production has filled some of the gap in supplies, although not all of the lost production can be immediately replaced by U.S. Prices ...More..

Funky Kia HabaNiro concept previews 2021 Niro
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Funky Kia HabaNiro concept previews 2021 Niro

Of course being the uber futuristic vehicle that it is, the HabaNiro does away with any sort of knobs or screens. At 171 inches long, the HabaNiro is nearly identical in length to the regular production Niro...More..

Easter weekend: What's open and what's closed
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Easter weekend: What's open and what's closed

Saskatoon Transit: Operating on holiday service Friday and regular service on Monday. Harvey Smith Library will be open 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. The city's recreation administration office will be closed Good Fr...More..

Meet Hyundai's Smallest Crossover Ever: The All-New 2020 Venue
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Meet Hyundai's Smallest Crossover Ever: The All-New 2020 Venue

Hyundai's BlueLink technology comes with 33 artificial intelligence and connected features, out of which 10 have been designed for the Indian market. Moreover, the Korean vehicle giant is providing three years...More..

Car2go suspends all service in Chicago due to ‘fraud issue’
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Car2go suspends all service in Chicago due to ‘fraud issue’

The company's fleet options in Chicago include the Mercedes-Benz GLA, Mercedes-Benz CLA and a smart vehicle fit for two people. Users who attempted to access the firm's mobile app to book a vehicle have be...More..

Striking Stop & Shop Workers See No End In Sight
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Striking Stop & Shop Workers See No End In Sight

The retailer said it has "proposed a good and reasonable offer to our local unions" that includes across the board pay increases for all associates, continued health care benefits at a fraction of what employee...More..

Pakistan FinMin Asad Umar steps down from cabinet amid International Monetary Fund negotiation
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Pakistan FinMin Asad Umar steps down from cabinet amid International Monetary Fund negotiation

Imran Khan-led government and finance minister Umar in particular have faced mounting criticism by opposition parties and members of the business community over the handling of the economic crisis. Pakistan is ...More..

Which? questions authenticity on-line fake product reviews on on-line business marketplace Amazon
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Which? questions authenticity on-line fake product reviews on on-line business marketplace Amazon

Amazon told Which? it invested "significant resources to protect the integrity of reviews". "Even one inauthentic review is one too many", he said. The retailer added that it has "clear participation guide...More..

Amazon closing Chinese marketplace
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Amazon closing Chinese marketplace

Amazon will also reduce support for local sellers who offer products only in China in the next 90 days. It's also the latest example of an American tech company in China struggling to contend with local leade...More..

Genesis Mint concept: EV city auto is a breath of fresh air
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Genesis Mint concept: EV city auto is a breath of fresh air

The Mint also showcases Genesis' design themes on a new type of body style for the brand. The Mint ditches a traditional boot in favour of a parcel shelf accessed by scissor-style side openings, which have ...More..

Facebook 'unintentionally' imported email contacts of 1.5M users
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

Facebook 'unintentionally' imported email contacts of 1.5M users

Facebook has pledged to delete a huge trove of email data harvested from more than 1 million new users since 2016, saying the data was "unintentionally uploaded" to the company. The social network said the co...More..

New NK weapons test not the big one
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

New NK weapons test not the big one

Just hours before the KCNA quoted Kwon blasting Pompeo, it reported that North Korea had tested a "new-type tactical guided weapon". The news of Kim's visit to the tactical weapon testing site comes aft...More..

Kim Jong-un to Meet Putin Next Week
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

Kim Jong-un to Meet Putin Next Week

While speaking at Texas A&M University Monday, Pompeo said the US has made the most progress in getting Kim Jong-un to make a strategic shift toward denuclearization. Instead, the North has carried out smaller ...More..

Subaru Outback - sixth-gen unveiled at NYIAS
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

Subaru Outback - sixth-gen unveiled at NYIAS

Subaru is also throwing in its EyeSight Driver Assist technology as standard, too. The new Outback should be a formidable four-wheeler, at least by crossover SUV standards. Subaru estimates fuel economy at...More..

Chewy Chips Ahoy Cookies Recalled Due to 'Unexpected Ingredient'
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

Chewy Chips Ahoy Cookies Recalled Due to 'Unexpected Ingredient'

The company advised people in possession of the product not to eat it and to contact the company. She says a small number reported gagging, choking or dental injury, but those reports still haven't been confirm...More..