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by | June 10, 2018 | 23:18

Trump said his statement was in response to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's comment following the summit that Canada "would not be pushed around". Tellingly, the desk in front of Mr Trump was bare. President Trump earlier told reporters he had proposed the idea of a tariff-free G7 to other leaders and described his talks with them as "extremely productive".

by | June 10, 2018 | 22:44

KFC UK hopes to cut its calories per serving by 20 percent in the next seven years, according to the report. KFC told Foodbeast: "Development of the recipe is still in its very early stages, and so the options we're exploring in our kitchen are still top secret".

by | June 10, 2018 | 21:30

What would the "b" stand for? Well, this could just be a publicity (or should we say bublicity) stunt, but till then we all have to wait for June 11. Many suggested that "b" could stand for "breakfast" (makes sense) but a pole conducted by the pancake joint revealed that 41% of consumers think that it could be "b" for "bacon".

by | June 10, 2018 | 21:13

The imprint of French President Emmanuel Macron's thumb can be seen across the back of U.S. President Donald Trump's hand after they shook hands during a bilateral meeting at the G7 Summit in in Charlevoix, Quebec , Canada , June 8, 2018 .

by | June 10, 2018 | 19:15

The company, which is part of the Volkswagen Group, now offers several plug-in hybrid models and sold just over 900 of the Porsche 918 Spyder , a limited-edition plug-in hybrid supercar. Thanks to 800 volt, 320 kW chargers, Porsche suggests you'll be able to add about 60 miles of driving to the Taycan in just four minutes. And with good reason, the Mission E's specs are truly remarkable and may ultimately sway some prospective Model S buyers to side with Porsche instead.

by | June 10, 2018 | 17:07

The firm also intends on fitting Flyer with a parachute to make it even safer. The Flyer is one of two major initiatives at Kitty Hawk . Dave Clark, Flyer's director of strategic development, says on the company website that he "hopes to free people from traffic".

by | June 10, 2018 | 15:42

The office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel also said it stood by the communique . So how did the latest spat unfold? "We strive to reduce tariff barriers, non-tariff barriers and subsidies", the statement said. According to the leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations, the members have agreed to "acknowledge free, fair and mutually beneficial trade" as a "key engine" for growth and jobs as well as to note the importance of fighting protectionism.

by | June 10, 2018 | 11:05

As a leader in AI, we feel a deep responsibility to get this right. Google CEO Sundar Pichai has outlined seven principles guiding the company's work related to artificial intelligence . According to The Verge , Google plans to honor its contract, continuing its involvement with Project Maven , until it expires in 2019. So, after facing pressure from employees and others over the contract, Google finally declared that it wouldn't be renewing its contract.

by | June 10, 2018 | 08:30

But at least for now, the vitriol and rhetoric traded between the two leaders has ended, nuclear tensions have subsided, and diplomacy will unfold for a few days at least - a positive alternative to North Korea's latent nuclear threats to South Korea , the Pacific, and potentially the west coast of the US.

by | June 10, 2018 | 03:17

The US has reached a deal with Chinese tech firm ZTE that will remove a ban that prevented the company from buying parts from US suppliers, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has said. Shenzhen-based ZTE has a subsidiary in Richardson, Texas. Under the terms of its guilty plea, ZTE paid $890 million in fines, and agreed to fire some senior staff, and strip bonuses from 35 others.

by | June 10, 2018 | 03:10

The U.S. government had also unofficially asked Saudi Arabia and some other OPEC producers to raise output a day before Washington slapped new sanctions on Tehran. Despite Friday's falls, Brent remains more than 15 percent above its level at the start of the year.USA investment bank Jefferies said on Friday that the "crude market is tight and spare capacity could dwindle to 2 percent of demand in 2H18, its lowest level since at least 1984".

by | June 09, 2018 | 06:17

Donald Trump has been busy attacking USA allies ahead of the G7 summit which begins today in the town of La Malbaie in Quebec. US trading partners are furious over Trump's decision last week to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada , the European Union and Mexico as part of his "America First" agenda.

by | June 09, 2018 | 02:45

The decision was made by the court that Weinstein will return to court on September 22 for a hearing on motions in his case. "Mr Weinstein is presumed innocent... "I take issue when the District Attorney announces an indictment of Mr. Weinstein and suggests that denigrating victims in any way as inappropriate victimization again".

by | June 09, 2018 | 02:19

However, new Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte threw his weight behind Mr Trump's call for Russian Federation to be included, saying in a tweet it would be "in the interests of everyone". German Chancellor Angela Merkel has predicted the G-7 talks will be heated because of the American stance on trade. "We have massive trade deficits with nearly every country".

by | June 08, 2018 | 17:15

But he had some objections: he said it can't be time-limited, shooting down one of the conditions that's key for Brexit supporters in May's Cabinet. "There are a range of options for how a time limit could be delivered, which the United Kingdom will propose and discuss with the European Union ", the government said in a document laying out its negotiating position.

by | June 08, 2018 | 15:45

The company said that only 14 per cent of buyers use the sauce on salads, and suggested that its 104-year-old name no longer reflected its objective. One fan said: " Sandwich cream? ". I don't put my tomato sauce on tomatos either. So far, no name change has been finalised, but an announcement from Heinz is set to be made in September.

by | June 08, 2018 | 13:16

All aspects of the crash remain under investigation as the NTSB determines the probable cause, with the intent of issuing safety recommendations to prevent similar crashes. In the 60 seconds leading up to the crash, Huang did this on three occasions covering a total of 34 seconds, but was not touching it during the six seconds before impact.

by | June 08, 2018 | 11:33

It's been a while since we last heard from this initiative, called Project Natick, but now Microsoft has announced a major milestone for it. Microsoft's Project Natick team will spend the next year closely monitoring the data center's performance, and should everything go according to plan, it'll be operational for up to five years before it needs maintenance.

by | June 07, 2018 | 22:44

The Social Security program's costs are expected to exceed its income this year, marking the first time that has happened since 1982 and forcing the USA government to dip into the retirement system's trust fund to pay benefits to participants.

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:30

Disney said it welcomed the announcement and was ready for any discussions requested by the United Kingdom secretary. In a statement, Sky said it has welcomed the announcement and it has also noted that Mr Hancock felt that undertakings provided by Fox were a "good starting point to overcome the adverse public interest, effects of the proposed merger that he has identified".

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:41

He announced on his Twitter page that he was working with China's president Xi Jinping to help give ZTE "a way to get back into business, fast". As a result, ZTE was banned from using USA -made components for 7 years starting from April 2017.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:31

The website now has 96 million users; 1.4 million users have taken the DNA test. He stressed that MyHeritage did not store actual passwords, but rather a "one-way hash ", in which the hash key differs for each customer, meaning that anyone gaining access this information did not have the actual passwords.

by | June 07, 2018 | 06:29

This inaccurate reference is to an incident during the War of 1812 , when British troops burned down the White House , as the Ontario region was then a British colony. Bob Corker, the official said. Canada countered by announcing it would slap an estimated $16.6 billion in duties on some steel and aluminum products and other goods from the US, including maple syrup, beer kegs, whisky and toilet paper.

by | June 06, 2018 | 20:10

The Model Y will mimic the business model of the Model 3-a mass-produced, affordable electric auto. Currently, the roles of both Chairman of the Board and CEO are filled by Elon Musk , and a "Yes" vote would strip Musk of the Chairman role.

by | June 06, 2018 | 16:47

A Canadian government official, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss diplomatic relations, said there have always been one-on-one talks as part of the NAFTA negotiations but noted that the trade pact is a three-country agreement and that any resolution would require all three countries to sign on together.

by | June 06, 2018 | 12:45

Unfortunately for Greene, mass upheavals forced her to tactfully reassess. Google will not renew the contract to help the US Military analyse the footage captured by drones when it expires in March next year, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters.

by | June 06, 2018 | 10:17

West Texas Intermediate slipped to $64.62 a barrel, down 0.4%. Recently, the US output rose to 10.47 million barrels per day - one of the highest levels till date. " Crude oil production rose to another record, while drilling activity picked up again". OPEC and its partners made a decision to extend its production cuts till the end of 2018 in Vienna on November 30, as the oil cartel and its allies step up their attempt to end a three-year supply glut that has savaged crude prices and the ...

by | June 06, 2018 | 09:13

The Qatar Airways chief past year apologized after describing American flight attendants as "grandmothers", as opposed to the average age of 26 for cabin crews working at his carrier. Al Baker's comments came the day it was announced that he was commencing a one-year term as chairman of the IATA Board of Governors, succeeding Goh Choon Phong, the CEO of Singapore Airlines.

by | June 06, 2018 | 06:12

Voters can still cast an early ballot at the Kingston and the Islands election returning office at the former Sears store at the Cataraqui Centre until June 6 at 6 p.m. No other state features more than three such seats. Republicans will have many more decisions to make in the primary election to pick who they want to see in the general election in November.

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:58

The Dairy Farmers of Canada branded as "troubling" and "worrisome" comments Trudeau made on NBC's Meet the Press that Canada was considering allowing USA dairy greater access to the Canadian market as part of the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.

by | June 05, 2018 | 14:07

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recently announced its new product plans, revealing that it will bring several new electric vehicles (EVs) to the market by year 2022. Marchionne said the new objective is to become the most profitable USA auto company. Manley said the goal is for the brand to account for 1 in 5 vehicles sold in the world.

by | June 05, 2018 | 02:38

The chances of winning one of the jackpot prizes is 1 in 28.6 million and the chance of winning any Lotto Max prize is 1 in 6.6. 11 Maxmillions prizes, worth $1,000,000 each, were sold in Markham, the Owen Sound area, Ottawa, Toronto (3 tickets), Mississauga, the Sault Ste Marie area, Sarnia, Kitchener and Sudbury.

by | June 05, 2018 | 01:32

There has been speculation that Schultz is retiring from Starbucks to attempt a run for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. Under Schultz's leadership, Starbucks has delivered a 21,000% gain in the value of its stock price since its initial public offering in 1992.

by | June 04, 2018 | 23:13

At WWDC, Apple typically previews new versions of its iOS and MacOS operating systems months ahead of releasing the finished software to the public. Apple has also focused on making sure older smartphones will receive big performance improvements from the operating system update.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:42

It's a really lovely idea, if you ignore the fact that Google just announced its own software response to smartphone addiction at Google I/O 2018 . Also expect Apple to announce deeper integration of SIRI in iOS, improved parental controls, and possibly features that improve your digital well-being along with augmented reality features.