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by | December 01, 2019 | 01:28

When O'Mara called the responsible Starbucks store to complain he was disappointed to hear they would only "replace the coffee with a correct label". "Fool me twice, shame on me" came to mind", O'Mara wrote. The officer went to Starbucks in Glenpool to pick up five drinks, said KTUL, a CNN affiliate.

by | November 30, 2019 | 01:53

So far, $470 million in goods have been sold online, according to Adobe, with more than a third of those sales coming from mobile devices. Costco.com was experiencing "intermittent slow load and transaction times" starting late in the day on Wednesday, according to website performance monitor Catchpoint.

by | November 29, 2019 | 01:17

For thousands more live deals visit the Amazon Black Friday page and Walmart Black Friday home page . We review products independently , but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Free shipping without a minimum purchase amount proved highly successful in boosting Amazon's sales and reputation past year, as millions of products left shelves and found their way into USA homes over the holiday shopping season.

by | November 27, 2019 | 01:39

Tiffany, founded in NY in 1837 and featured in the 1961 movie " Breakfast at Tiffany's " starring Audrey Hepburn, had struggled with falling annual sales and profit since 2015, before a revenue turnaround in 2017. Tiffany will help grow its smallest business, give it a bigger share of the lucrative USA market and expand in jewelry, the fastest-growing sector in the luxury goods industry.

by | November 25, 2019 | 01:55

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai first proposed in March 2018 to bar companies that posed a national security risk from receiving funds from the FCC's Universal Service Fund, but did not name Huawei or ZTE . ZTE did not respond to requests for comment Friday. In August, the United States government introduced a measure to ban government agencies from procuring devices from companies including Huawei.

by | November 25, 2019 | 01:18

The layoffs began weeks ago overseas and continued this week in the United States, WeWork said. In its statement, WeWork said the laid off employees will "receive severance, continued benefits, and other forms of assistance to aid in their career transition".

by | November 24, 2019 | 01:42

The OECD sees global growth stuck at 2.9% this year and next, and rising slightly to 3% in 2021. "Without coordination for trade and global taxation, clear policy directions for the energy transition, uncertainty will continue to loom large and damage growth prospects", said OECD Chief Economist Laurence Boone when presenting the Outlook in Paris.

by | November 23, 2019 | 02:22

Beijing's blatant arrogance, reflected in the escalation of police violence in the past week, and its furious response to the passing of the bill indicate that Chinese leaders misjudged the situation, according to China expert Qin Peng, who shared his views with Sound of Hope radio, a sister media company of Epoch Times, during a November 19 interview.

by | November 21, 2019 | 01:27

A guilty plea is expected on December 4, according to a court filing Wednesday. Former Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is also named in the suit, despite having died in July 2018. GM filed suit in federal court in MI on Wednesday seeking to recoup unspecified damages from its rival, which has in the past denied being aware three former executives conspired with United Auto Workers officials to undermine labor law.

by | November 20, 2019 | 01:29

Williams also cites several other similar complaints from vegans online who claimed to have had their Impossible Burgers cooked alongside regular beef patties. A spokesperson said customers could request their Impossible patty to be cooked on a different broiler to the meat, however vegans and vegetarians say they were never informed of such an option.

by | November 17, 2019 | 01:44

The S&P 500 gained 20.17 points, or 0.65%, to 3,116.8 and the Nasdaq Composite added 53.18 points, or 0.63%, to 8,532.20. All three major stock indexes hit all-time highs on Friday amid reports that the U.S. Nine of the 11 major S&P 500 sectors were higher, with healthcare leading the sectors higher, gaining 2.09%. Hopes of a trade deal between Washington and Beijing drove down demand for safe-haven assets such as U.S.

by | November 15, 2019 | 00:55

Musk later tweeted out "Giga Berlin", and said that the location "Will build batteries, powertrains & vehicles, starting with Model Y ". Last month, Tesla released its Q3 2019 financial results , where it revealed that it was in the final stages of site selection for a new Gigafactory to be built in Europe.

by | November 14, 2019 | 01:56

Nike will soon stop officially selling on Amazon , ending a pilot program that began in 2017 as the sneaker and apparel giant looked to expand its presence on the e-commerce titan. Amazon has been courting outside merchants to make sure Nike's products remain abundant on its marketplace after the company pulls out, Bloomberg reported.

by | November 13, 2019 | 14:28

Elon Musk surprised the audience at a vehicle awards ceremony on Tuesday evening by announcing he would build Tesla's first European plant near the German capital Berlin - and by saying Brexit made the United Kingdom "too risky" for such an installation.

by | November 13, 2019 | 13:01

Alibaba said sales by merchants on its platforms had risen to 255.2 billion yuan ($36.5 billion) by 11 p.m. after passing last year's full-day total of $30.8 billion before 6 p.m. It also smashes the $7.8 million in GMW earned back in 2009 from Alibaba Group's first Singles' Day event. JD.com, the biggest Chinese online direct retailer, said sales reached 165.8 billion yuan ($23.8 billion) by 9am.

by | November 12, 2019 | 02:18

Cisco Systems and Qualcomm shares dropped 1.5% and 2.3%, respectively, following analyst downgrades. "They'd like to have a rollback", Trump told reporters at the White House. That was the fifth straight week of gains for the index, which matches its longest winning streak in the last two years. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed slightly higher Monday after erasing a deficit of 163 points as Boeing popped on news its will resume deliveries of the beleaguered 737 Max jet next month.

by | November 11, 2019 | 00:49

The S&P 500 and Treasury yields fell after President Donald Trump said he had not agreed to roll back any tariffs, but a late push in the afternoon returned indexes to record heights. Helping to boost the S&P 500, Walt Disney Co gained 3.8% a day after it reported quarterly results that showed it spent less than it had projected on its online streaming service, Disney+.

by | November 09, 2019 | 00:52

However, there were two members of the MPC that voted to cut rates. The Bank's view was that Johnson's deal reduced the likelihood of a "no deal" Brexit (in the near term) alleviating some of the uncertainty facing households and businesses.

by | November 09, 2019 | 01:12

US officials said a lot of work remained to be done when Trump announced the outlines of an interim deal last month. The White House declined to comment to Business Insider. As investors wound back their buying in safe assets, the 10-year U.S. Treasuries yields jumped to 1.9730% on Thursdsay to a three-month peak, and last stood at 1.9069%.

by | November 08, 2019 | 02:20

Simmons, with headquarters in Siloam Springs, has chose to recall 2,071,397 pounds of poultry products because of the contamination. The products have the establishment number "P-1949", "P- 486" or "P-5837" inside the USDA mark of inspection.

by | November 06, 2019 | 00:33

The Chinese government has removed a months-long ban on Canadian pork and beef products that hit farmers hard when it arrived in the midst of a broader diplomatic feud between the two countries. Cong Peiwu officially took over as China's ambassador in Ottawa on November 1, and Dominic Barton, a former business consultant, recently took over as Canada's new envoy in Beijing.

by | November 05, 2019 | 01:59

The development was reported by Bloomberg on November 4. The revelation came from the same two researchers - John Griffin, a professor at the University of Texas and Amin Shams, an assistant professor at Ohio State University - who previous year in a research paper claimed that the spike in prices of Bitcoin was the result of market manipulation.

by | November 04, 2019 | 10:59

The Popeyes chicken sandwich has returned and people losing it. The Popeye's in Lansing was packed on Sunday with people waiting to get their hands on the highly sought-after spicy chicken sandwich . November 3, though, is a Sunday this year. "Finally, it made news that it was coming back today so we were like that's our Sunday lunch and we came", she said.

by | November 02, 2019 | 00:45

Employers added 128,000 net new jobs , the Labor Department reported in the closely-watched monthly employment report , defying many economists who expected a sharp slowdown. With the unemployment rate low and the economy in a decadelong expansion, diners are as hungry as ever for tacos, said Michael Mabry, chief development officer of Fuzzy's Taco Shops, a Fort Worth, Texas chain of 150 restaurants in 17 states.

by | November 02, 2019 | 01:09

West Texas Intermediate crude for December delivery rose 22 cents, or 0.4%, to $54.40 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange as of 10:55 a.m. London time. The pipeline also flows to Cushing, where the outage is expected to drain inventories. U.S. crude oil imports increased while exports decreased during the week ending October 25, the U.S.

by | October 31, 2019 | 01:32

Hattersley's vision for a new Molson Coors Beverage Company became crystallized prior to today's third-quarter earnings call with investors and analysts. "We're going to be able to fund the good ideas without making the tradeoffs that we've had to make, potentially, in the past behind our bigger brands", Hattersley said.

by | October 31, 2019 | 01:37

Stocks were slightly higher and the US dollar gained. At the September meeting, the committee voted 7-3 for a rate cut. Less clear is where central bankers go from here amid signs the economy is slowing down. President Trump and Wall Street are looking for signals of how much more the Fed will lower rates heading into the presidential election. The governors are nominated by the US president, confirmed by the Senate, and serve 14-year terms.

by | October 29, 2019 | 01:31

New York-listed Tiffany, famous for its diamond engagement rings, is said to have hired advisers to review the offer. LVMH did not immediately respond to ABC News' request for comment Monday but confirmed news of the proposed acquisition to The Associated Press, saying in a statement that "there can be no assurance that these discussions will result in any agreement".

by | October 29, 2019 | 01:41

Like the rocket plane it operates, Virgin Galactic's stock price blasted off on its first day as a publicly traded company, and then glided to a somewhat lower altitude. The firm has to this level achieved two take a look at flights-one in December 2018 and the different in February 2019-utilizing SpaceShipTwo vessels (VVS Unity) made by a Virgin subsidiary called the Spaceship Company.

by | October 26, 2019 | 05:48

All locals in the 49,000-member UAW must vote on the contract before it can be ratified. In 2015, rank and file UAW workers at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV rejected the first version of a contract before it was eventually approved. The UAW's strike against GM began on September 16 and has now lasted 39 days. The proposed contract includes 3% raises, a 4% lump-sum payment, an $11,000 ratification bonus for permanent employees and a $4,500 ratification bonus for temporary employees.

by | October 25, 2019 | 01:41

Best Buy offering free next day delivery during the holidays. expedited shipping will be available for nearly everyone (99 percent of customers) and includes nearly all of them (except the heavier items such as large-screen TVs and refrigerators).

by | October 24, 2019 | 01:38

As part of SoftBank's takeover arrangement, it will acquire roughly $1 billion of stock in WeWork's parent company from the co-working company's disgraced former CEO Adam Neumann , who was ousted last month after he faced pressure from investors following an utterly disappointing initial public offering , according to the Journal .

by | October 24, 2019 | 00:55

On Friday, the centre said the chain's six-month lease would not be extended. However outside of Boston Chick-fil-A does exist & hopefully MA will realize there's no room for hate in this state. "We are always looking and learning, and do so through pop-up locations, but nothing else to share right now", a company spokeswoman told The Times.

by | October 21, 2019 | 02:19

Last year, a New York Times investigation found that executives at Johnson & Johnson were aware for up to 50 years of possible asbestos contamination in its baby powder but didn't alert consumers. Asbestos has been linked to a rare type of cancer called mesothelioma. While talc products contributed about US$420 million to J&J's US$76.5-billion in revenue in 2017, Baby Powder is considered an essential facet of the conglomerate's carefully tended image as a caring company.

by | October 20, 2019 | 01:16

Gold Capped by Brexit Optimism Hopes over a Brexit deal are helping to put a lid on gold prices on Friday. Sterling already jumped 5% this month to around $1.29 and now it's pinned to that marker as traders wait to see if Prime Minister Boris Johnson can convince sceptics in the House of Commons to approve the divorce deal he sealed this week.