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Burger King to expand new meatless burger to Europe

Burger King to expand new meatless burger to Europe

22 May 2019 – Burger King will launch in Sweden a version of its Impossible Whopper, the plant-based burgers that have attracted attention in the United States for resembling meat...

Boeing CEO defends safety record amid deadly crashes

Boeing CEO defends safety record amid deadly crashes

30 April 2019 – The CEO of Boeing defended the company’s safety record and declined to take any more than partial blame for two deadly crashes of its best-selling plane...

Amazon to bring 1-day delivery to Prime members

Amazon to bring 1-day delivery to Prime members

29 April 2019 – Two-day delivery is going out of style.  Amazon, which hooked shoppers on getting just about anything shipped in two days, said this week that it will...

Oil prices climb in wake of Iranian oil sanctions

Oil prices climb in wake of Iranian oil sanctions

24 April 2019 – Global oil prices are rising in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to impose sanctions on nations that import Iranian oil and could eventually climb...

Julian Assange arrested at Ecuadorian Embassy in London

Julian Assange Arrested At Ecuador Embassy In London

11 April 2019 – Police in London arrested WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy this morning for failing to surrender to the court in 2012, shortly after the South...

American Airlines extends 737-Max cancellations until June

American Airlines extends 737-Max caused cancellations to June 5

08 April 2019 – American Airlines is extending by over a month its cancellations of about 90 daily flights as the troubled 737 Max plane remains grounded by regulators. American...

Hillary Clinton rules out 2020 rematch with Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton rules out 2020 rematch with Donald Trump

06 March 2019 – Hillary Clinton says she won’t run for president in 2020, but vows she’s “not going anywhere.” The former secretary of state, senator and first lady ruled...

Huawei preparing to sue comical US government

Huawei Preparing To Sue Comical US Government

05 March 2019 – Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies Co. is preparing to sue the U.S. government for barring federal agencies from using the company’s products, the New York...

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

04 February 2019 – Defenses dominated what was supposed to be a super shootout, until Tom Brady led one classic drive to win the New England Patriots their record-tying sixth...

US stocks jump after Fed indicates patience on rate increases

Rising interest rates send US stocks tumbling

31 January 2019 – U.S. stocks finished sharply higher last night after the Federal Reserve signaled it could hold off on interest rate increases in the coming months, citing muted...