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Canadian grocery chain orders 25 Tesla electric Semi trucks

Tesla’s Semi is off to a promising start, despite there being no official pricing information available yet: In addition to a Walmart pilot, Canadian grocery giant Loblaw is purchasing 25 of the heavy duty all-electric transport trucks (via Canadian Press), with a $5,000 deposit for each upfront …

Tesla

Las Vegas killer fired at airport fuel tank

<b>Las Vegas (CNN) —</b> As investigators tried to piece together the reason why a man with an arsenal of rifles rained deadly fire down on Las Vegas concertgoers, dozens of his victims remained in the hospital.<p>At Sunrise Hospital, where 200 of the killed, wounded and hurt were taken Sunday night, 45 …

Discount Grocers Aldi And Lidl Give U.S. Stores A Run For Their Money

It's 6:30 a.m. on a Thursday in September, about an hour until the grand opening of a Lidl grocery store in Manassas, Va. A small line is queued along a squat building — at first glance, maybe a car dealership, if it were designed by Ikea. A few people at the front of the line shake their heads …

Walmart wants to deliver groceries to your fridge while you're not home

Walmart is now offering to stock your fridge for you—even if you're not home.<p>The big-box giant is teaming with a smart lock startup called August …

eCommerce

Hooters Has a Big $1 Million Problem in One of Its Key Overseas Markets

Cold drinks and hot women don't seem to have been enough to keep Hooters well supported, with the American restaurant chain facing eviction from its …

Irma lashes at Puerto Rico, leaves tiny Barbuda devastated

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Irma lashed Puerto Rico with heavy rain and powerful winds late Wednesday, leaving nearly 900,000 people without power as authorities struggled to get aid to small Caribbean islands already devastated by the historic storm.<p>Florida rushed to prepare for a …

We Might Have Unlocked the Secret Behind Amazon's Big Deal for Whole Foods

A lot has been speculated on the meaning of Amazon.com Inc.'s (AMZN) bid to buy Whole Foods Market Inc. (WMT) , set for a vote by Whole Foods …

This Is Where McDonald's Is Closing a Lot of Restaurants

McDonald's (MCD) said on Monday that it intends to close all 169 of its locations in India's northern and eastern regions, intensifying the fast-food …

McDonald's

An Epic Stock Market Crash Is Coming, Veteran Forecaster Peter Schiff Warns

If you thought the recent bout of market volatility was bad, a bear market decline of 20% in stocks is on the horizon, according to Peter Schiff, CEO …

Amazon Is Absolutely 'Doing Great Damage.' Duh, Mr. President, That's Business

Don't worry, Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) , President Donald J. Trump is full of empty, baseless threats. Shocking.<p>While it should come as no surprise that …

eCommerce

When Trump wavered on Charlottesville violence, his business panel wavered on him

Everybody has a breaking point, and for big business, Charlottesville might have been that moment.<p>Corporate executives have been eagerly anticipating …

Donald Trump

Krispy Kreme Celebrates Solar Eclipse With Limited Edition Chocolate-Glazed Doughnuts

We're drooling.<p>Here’s another reason to get excited for the impending solar eclipse.<p>And you don’t need special eclipse glasses to look at this beauty:<p>Krispy Kreme announced this week that they’ve created a limited edition “eclipse” doughnut to coincide with the rare celestial event on Aug. 21.<p>The …

Simple brain function test can also predict risk of death in older people, researchers say

It is not reaction time alone, but rather how variable that reaction time is that can indicate a greater risk of death among older people, …

When is the Perseids Meteor Shower 2017 and where to watch it?

You have plenty of time to see the Perseids Meteor Shower as it will take place from Friday August 11 to Sunday August 13 .<p>This meteor shower is …

'Shapeshifting' cancer cells promote metastasis

Using innovative techniques and a wide range of experiments, researchers have demonstrated that prostate cancer cells have the ability to alter their …

The world's most automated country moves toward setting a 'robot tax'

Amid fears about robots replacing human jobs, South Korea could become the first country in the world to introduce a "robot tax."<p>A new proposal could …

World's Leading Physicist Says Quantum Computers Are "Tools of Destruction, Not Creation"

by Patrick Caughill August 9, 2017 Robots & Machines 73075<p>Weapon of Mass Disruption<p>Quantum Computers are heralded as the next step in the evolution …

Quantum Computing

Kids can learn to code Xbox and PC games at Microsoft stores

There are a ton of initiatives to help kids (and adults) learn to code these days. Google has lessons for teens to code animates scenes starring Wonder Woman, Apple has the kid-friendly Swift Playgrounds and a partnership with Tynker, and even Facebook has a program that suggests learning gadgets …

Fired Google engineer says company is trying to smear him

The former Google engineer behind a controversial memo on diversity efforts is standing by his views and says the company is trying to smear his reputation.<p>James Damore, who was fired by the search giant on Monday, defended his views during an interview Wednesday with Bloomberg TV. His 10-page …

Find out how much money you could be getting for your place on Airbnb

Thinking of renting out your spare room on Airbnb to strangers to earn some sweet, sweet cash?<p>You might want to start by getting to know how much …

China sends unhackable quantum code from space

A Chinese satellite has successfully sent a quantum key to the Earth’s surface<p>China has transmitted an “unbreakable” quantum code from a satellite to …

LG V30's camera will have some amazing specs

As is customary, LG is slowly leaking the details about its upcoming V30 flagship smartphone weeks ahead of the launch.<p>On Thursday, the company …

Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day

<i>Want to receive this post in your inbox every morning? Sign up here</i><p>U.S. allies add to Korea warnings, risk-off mood continues in markets, and …

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German doctor and nun Ruth Pfau, Pakistan's 'mother of leprosy patients', dies

Ruth Pfau, a German doctor renowned in Pakistan for treating leprosy and tuberculosis patients over half a century has died aged 87. Pfau's …

World's longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Switzerland, looks terrifying

Thrill seekers take notice: Over the weekend, the world's longest suspension bridge for pedestrians was opened to the public.<p>Measuring 1,621 feet long, the Charles Kuonen Suspension Bridge (named after the bridge's biggest sponsor) is located in southern Switzerland, mere miles from the Italian …

Not everyone is as excited about the eclipse as humans

The 2017 solar eclipse is fast approaching, and all over the US people are getting their glasses and travel plans in order for the occasion.<p>But animals don’t follow the news. On August 21, they’ll be completely surprised by the darkness caused by the moon blotting out the sun for about three …

Animal Behavior