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Starbucks to Launch Coffee Delivery in China

STARBUCKS IS LAUNCHING A DELIVERY SERVICE IN CHINA

1/1Starbucks is launching a delivery service in China. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Starbucks plans on bringing their coffee to your doorstep; in China at least. The coffee chain is teaming up with Chinese tech giant Alibaba to launch delivery services. Starbucks president Kevin Johnson said the partnership will reshape modern retail and allow the company to exceed the…

Europe Hits Google with a Record $5B Fine

GOOGLE HAS BEEN HIT AGAIN WITH ANOTHER BILLION DOLLAR FINE FROM EUROPE WEDNESDAY

1/1Google has been hit again with another billion dollar fine from Europe Wednesday. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Europe has slapped Google with a record-breaking fine. The tech company was ordered by the European Commission to pay a $5 billion fine. The Commission said that Google unfairly pushed its apps on smartphone users by requiring manufacturers to install its…

UK Royal: Queen ‘Under The Weather’

THE BRITISH QUEEN IS 'UNDER THE WEATHER,' WILL MISS SPECIAL ST. PAUL'S SERVICE.

1/1The British Queen is ‘under the weather,’ will miss special St. Paul’s service. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Queen Elizabeth II is “feeling under the weather and decided not to attend a morning service at St. Paul’s Cathedral” marking the 200th anniversary of the order of St. Michael and St. George, Buckingham Palace said in a statement. No doctors…

Update On The Ebola Outbreak

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The WHO reports that there is good progress against the Ebola outbreak in Congo.   World Health Organization Chief says there’s good progress against the Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo. Health officials in the DRC were cautious but optimistic as the pace of new Ebola cases have slowed down. WHO has vaccinated more than one thousand people…

China Investigating Samsung, Micron Technology

CHINA IS INVESTIGATING FOREIGN CHIPMAKERS ON WHICH IT'S HIGHLY DEPENDENT

1/1China is investigating foreign chipmakers on which it’s highly dependent. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Chinese authorities are investigating Samsung and micron technology. The probe is part of an effort to target chipmakers based in the United States and South Korea. The companies say they are cooperating with authorities.

Macron say U.S. Tariffs are Illegal

FRENCH PRESIDENT EMMANUEL MACRON HAS SAID THAT HE "REGRETS THE US DECISION TO CONFIRM TARIFFS IN STEEL AND ALUMINIUM."

1/1French President Emmanuel Macron has said that he “regrets the US decision to confirm tariffs in steel and aluminium.” Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – French president Emmanuel Macron says that he “regrets” the U.S. decision to confirm tariffs in steel and aluminum. In a prepared statement from Elysee Palace, macron stated that the U.S. tariffs are illegal and a…

New Ebola Outbreak Declared In Democratic Republic Of Congo

THE GOVERNMENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO DECLARES A NEW OUTBREAK OF THE EBOLA VIRUS

1/1The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo declares a new outbreak of the Ebola virus. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo declared a new outbreak of the Ebola virus. That’s according to a statement by the World Health Organization Tuesday. The declaration came after two people tested positive for the disease….

WHO: 7 Million People A Year Die From Air Pollution

WHO BLAMES AIR POLLUTION FOR CHRONIC CONDITIONS THAT KILL 7 MILLION PEOPLE EACH YEAR.

1/1WHO blames air pollution for chronic conditions that kill 7 million people each year. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Air pollution isn’t just ugly and smelly, it’s also killing you. A new report by the World Health Organization says fine particles in the air lead to early death in about seven million people each year. Researchers attribute many cases…

Royal Baby Named Louis Arthur Charles

DUKE AND DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE NAME THEIR THIRD CHILD PRINCE LOUIS

1/1Duke and Duchess of Cambridge name their third child Prince Louis Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – After four days of waiting; we finally have a royal baby name. Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge have named their newest little prince Louis Arthur Charles. Kensington Palace made the announcement on Twitter Friday morning. The baby will be known…

WhatsApp Age Limit Rising to 16 in Europe

MESSAGING PLATFORM WHATSAPP IS RAISING ITS MINIMUM USER AGE IN EUROPE FROM 13 TO 16

1/1Messaging platform WhatsApp is raising its minimum user age in Europe from 13 to 16. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – WhatsApp is kicking some European teens off the messaging platform. Facebook-owned WhatsApp is raising its minimum user age in Europe from 13 to 16 to comply with a tough new data privacy law. The lower age threshold of 13…