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by | July 26, 2018 | 06:14

Senators say the aid package could help short-term, but they're anxious about losing long-term access to export markets. The leaders pledged to expand European imports of USA liquefied natural gas and soybeans and both vowed to lower industrial tariffs, excluding autos .

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:57

Profit was up 31 percent in the second quarter at $5.1 billion; revenues rose 42 percent to $13.2 billion, slightly below most forecasts. The company has been working to convince users it has their best interest at heart, after reports of Russia's interference and disclosures that a political consulting firm gained access to private personal information.

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:47

On Wednesday, new Fiat Chrysler chairman, John Elkann, released a statement to confirm Marchionne's passing. Former Fiat Chrysler chief executive Sergio Marchionne , one of the auto industry's most tenacious and respected auto chiefs, has died, succumbing to complications from surgery.

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:14

Senior officials at the Department of Agriculture described the aid as temporary relief for farmers impacted by retaliatory tariffs while US trade representative negotiate long-term deals. Other local news outlets also focused on industries grappling with a changing economy. "Seafood production is very much an worldwide business". He said: "Europe will always have its hand outstretched to the United States".

by | July 25, 2018 | 22:00

The winning numbers in Tuesday's drawing were 1, 2, 4, 19, 29 and the Mega Ball was 20. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are approximately 1 in 258.9 million. If one $2 ticket has the winning combination, the prize will be the 11th largest in USA history for Mega Millions and the game of its older sister, Powerball.

by | July 25, 2018 | 17:58

EXOR NV, the holding company of Fiat's founding Agnelli family, confirmed the news in a brief statement . In 2009, he merged Fiat with U.S. automaker Chrysler, then hived off its industrial vehicles unit in 2011 to create CNH Industrial and successfully spun off the luxury brand Ferrari in January 2016.

by | July 25, 2018 | 11:36

He cited the harsh words between the United States and North Korea that preceded the high profile summit between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and denuclearization talks. -China trade tensions will reduce the country's demand for oil, said Phil Flynn, analyst at Price Futures Group in Chicago. "America should know that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace, and war with Iran is the mother of all wars ".

by | July 25, 2018 | 11:08

This decision comes after a pilot union refused to postpone its planned strike action for this Friday. The statement reads: "Ryanair regrets to advise Irish customers that 25% of our 350+ Irish pilots and their union, FORSA, have voted to strike again on Friday, 20th July".

by | July 25, 2018 | 07:40

This comes as President Donald Trump appears at the Veterans of Foreign Wars national convention in Kansas City in the heart of the nation's farm country. The president has engaged in hard-line trading negotiations with China, Canada and European nations, seeking to renegotiate agreements he says have undermined the nation's manufacturing base and led to a wave of job losses in recent decades.

by | July 25, 2018 | 04:54

Farmers for Free Trade, an agricultural-industry advocacy group, also criticized the administration's proposal. Rural and agricultural states supported Trump by wide margins in the 2016 election. The size of the direct payments to farmers as a result of trade shortfalls would be unprecedented, said Scott Irwin, an agricultural economist at the University of IL.

by | July 25, 2018 | 04:42

Farmers in Iowa alone could lose as much as $624 million on soybean shipments to China, Donnelle Eller, an agriculture reporter with the Des Moines Register, told CBSN last month. The total bailout is reportedly about $12 billion, and the official announcement - which the network said would likely target dairy, pork and soy products - could come as soon as Tuesday afternoon, hours after the president's tweet.

by | July 24, 2018 | 22:12

It will rely in part on a Depression-era program called the Commodity Credit Corporation , a division of the Agriculture Department that was created in 1933 to offer a financial backstop for farmers. Trump has threatened to place penalty taxes on up to $500 billion in products imported from China, a move that would dramatically ratchet up the stakes in the trade dispute involving the globe's biggest economies.

by | July 24, 2018 | 20:40

For the other combinations, experts say you have a better chance of winning if you choose your own numbers over the quick pick. The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed even higher, reaching more than half $1 billion. population buys them. Each annual payment is five percent larger than the previous one. You can enter the Mega Millions lottery in 44 states plus Washington, D.C.

by | July 24, 2018 | 19:42

In a Tuesday morning tweet, he called tariffs " the greatest ", saying every United States trade partner should either negotiate a "fair deal, or it gets hit with Tariffs". During a Monday event at the White House featuring American-made goods, Trump displayed a green hat that read, "Make Our Farmers Great Again". Trump's message comes ahead of his meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Washington, D.C.

by | July 24, 2018 | 18:22

President Trump issued a strongly worded all-caps late-night tweet, after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , right, said that war with Iran would be "the mother of all wars ". She said: "The president consults with his national security team on a daily basis". Trump earlier this year pulled the United States out of the global deal meant to prevent Tehran from developing a nuclear weapon and ordered increased American sanctions .

by | July 24, 2018 | 17:10

After subtracting Alphabet's advertising commissions, revenue was $26.2 billion, also exceeding Street forecasts. But Alphabet's outlook is tempered by cost concerns, and Amazon .com Inc's encroachment into advertising has threatened Google's lucrative deals with media companies and advertisers.

by | July 24, 2018 | 16:48

Mr Trump on Friday said he was ready to impose tariffs on all US$500 billion of imported goods from China , threatening to escalate a clash over trade policy that has unnerved financial markets. receiving a dual boost in sentiment from a proposed Chinese fiscal stimulus and a better than expected set of results from Google-parent company Alphabet", said David Cheetham, chief market analyst at traders XTB.

by | July 24, 2018 | 16:06

Flavor Blasted® Xtra CheddarFlavor Blasted® Sour Cream & OnionGoldfish® Baked with Whole Grain Xtra CheddarGoldfish® Mix Xtra Cheddar + Pretzel. Norwalk-based Gold Fish parent company Pepperidge Farm initiated an investigation and is voluntarily issuing the recall out of an abundance of caution, it said.

by | July 24, 2018 | 14:43

Shares of Google-parent Alphabet are trading up 1% at $1,210 a share ahead of the company's second-quarter earnings report due out after the closing bell. In March, the research firm eMarketer estimated that Google would capture about 37% of digital ad spending in the USA this year, down from nearly 39% in 2017.

by | July 24, 2018 | 04:27

Tesla has since commented on the WSJ story, telling Reuters that it has contacted a small number of suppliers as part of a broader effort to secure price cuts. He said it's more serious if the company needs more cash to continue operating, noting that investors are likely to be concerned if Tesla has to take unusual steps to shore up its finances.

by | July 23, 2018 | 22:40

Apart from a 100 per cent waiver of GST on sanitary pads, the council has chose to nullify tax on raw materials such as stone, marble and wood, used by for making handicrafts like sculptures. "Today's meeting has taken a number of decisions unanimously". According to the Indian Express , Piyush Goyal was asked about this: "When asked, Goyal said calculations showed that input tax credit on sanitary napkins was about 3-4 per cent, and the government would ensure a lower price for the end ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 22:26

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that Trump's hostile policies toward Tehran could lead to "the mother of all wars ", according to a report by state new agency IRNA. Washington initially planned to totally shut Iran out of global oil markets after Mr Trump abandoned the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, demanding all other countries to stop buying its crude by November.

by | July 23, 2018 | 22:09

The company has asked for an undisclosed rebate on money it has spent on suppliers since 2016. Tesla has asked some suppliers to refund money paid by the electric vehicle maker since 2016, the Wall Street Journal reported https://www. Still, industry analysts said it is unusual for automakers to request refunds for two previous years, as Tesla has demanded. Tesla declined to comment on the memo, but did confirm that they have been seeking price reductions from suppliers for their recent ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 13:22

The CDC believes illnesses in this outbreak started on or after May 1. 92 cases involved people who ate salads at McDonald's. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) identified the cause of the illnesses as the Cyclospora parasite , a foodborne contamination associated with fecal matter.

by | July 23, 2018 | 11:43

Mr Trump told CNBC: "They're making money easy and their currency is falling. It could be 80 percent (since the election) if I didn't want to do this", said the president. "I'm doing this to do the right thing for our country", Trump said in a CNBC interview aired Friday. "We are being taken advantage of and I don't like it", Trump said in an interview with CNBC.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:03

The estimated Super Kansas Cash jackpot for Saturday is $1.78 million. Blake won half of the game's $42 million jackpot; the other winning ticket was purchased in Rhode Island. The next drawing is set for Tuesday night. Matching five numbers, but not the final "match" number produces a $1 million payout. Since the last jackpot was won on May 4, more than 12.4 million winning tickets have been sold at all prize levels, including 24 worth $1 million or more.

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:42

Trump, in part of an interview aired by USA television network CNBC, broke with the long-established executive branch practice of not commenting on the Fed's decisions out of respect for its independence. The growing share of worldwide trade under threat-including the tariffs on autos and auto parts now under consideration-could harm the global economy by disrupting manufacturing supply chains, raising prices and causing firms to hold off on new investments.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:57

No one has yet to file a report of illness to Mondelēz Global. Both recalls were issued Friday, and advise consumers who have the products listed below to throw them out or return them to the store where they were purchased. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. The company said in a statement on Saturday that it has not received any complaints of illness, and that it issued the recall as a ...

by | July 22, 2018 | 22:54

In a news release issued Saturday, the company said while the product is sold across Canada, the recall only pertains to products sold in eastern Canada. Both recalls were issued Friday, and advise consumers who have the products listed below to throw them out or return them to the store where they were purchased.

by | July 22, 2018 | 20:39

Facebook announced Friday it is suspending its contracts with a Boston-based analytics firm to investigate whether the company violated the social-media giant's policies regarding the use of members' public data. "We don't allow developers to build surveillance tools using information from Facebook or Instagram", said Ime Archibong , Facebook's vice president of product partnerships.

by | July 22, 2018 | 15:40

Thousands of people looking forward to their summer holidays are nervous today as Ryanair have cancelled hundreds of flights due to cabin crew strikes . " Ryanair sincerely apologises to our customers for these disruptions which we have done our utmost to avoid". Cabin crew from across Europe published a list of 34 demands on July 4, including "a fair living wage", improved sick pay and employment contracts in their own language based on local rather than Irish law.

by | July 22, 2018 | 14:31

Tightening now hurts all that we have done. The Fed has been carefully and gradually raising rates over the past several years to keep inflation in check and to prevent the economy from overheating. I don't really - I am not happy about it. Even though he's frustrated, Trump said he's "letting them do what they feel is best". "I'm doing this to do the right thing for our country".

by | July 22, 2018 | 13:42

The political scenes in big provinces could also be part of the federal calculation behind Wednesday's shuffle, with the Liberals now dealing with conservatives running Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Ontario. As for Trudeau describing conservatives in Canada and around the world as fearmongers, including, apparently, the 5.6 million Canadians who voted Conservative in the 2015 federal election, since Trudeau didn't draw a distinction between conservative politicians and conservative voters, this ...

by | July 22, 2018 | 04:54

Although FCA has not specified the nature of Marchionne's illness, the company revealed earlier this month that he had undergone surgery on his shoulder. He asked everyone to respect Marchionne's "privacy and that of all those who are dear to him". Elkann is the grandson of Gianni Agnelli, and serves as chairman and CEO of EXOR, the holding and investment company owned by the Agnelli and Elkann families.

by | July 21, 2018 | 22:46

Elsewhere in Canada, the Canadian Dollar rose against its U.S. counterpart to gain 0.42 percent to trade higher at 1.31899 USDCAD at the close, boosted by a stronger U.S. It signaled last month that it expected two more hikes this year. "Currency weaknesses are resulting in outperformance for European indices against their USA counterparts", Joshua Mahony, market analyst at IG, said.