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MPs’ summer holiday over? Labour demands recall of UK parliament after dire no-deal Brexit leak

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The UK Labour Party has called on PM Boris Johnson to cut British lawmakers’ summer holidays short and recall parliament, following a leaked government report warning of the grim consequences of a no-deal Brexit. MPs are not due back in Westminster until September 3, but in an interview with BBC Radio 4’s Today program, Labour’s Read More

Disneyland debuts macabre menu item in honor of Haunted Mansion’s 50th anniversary

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Disneyland has plenty of “eats and treats” up its sleeve in honor of the Haunted Mansion’s anniversary. (Paul Hiffmeyer/Disneyland) Well, this certainly feels appropriate for the 50th anniversary of a slightly spooky family attraction! Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion ride is currently celebrating its golden anniversary, having originally opened on Aug. 9. 1969. And seeing as no Read More

Paul Batura: A grumpy cook introduced me to the world’s greatest crumb cake – Here’s the recipe

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It’s just after 5 p.m. on a Friday and I’m riding my brown Schwinn bike down Gale Avenue in Baldwin on New York’s Long Island The wire basket, which is bolted to the handlebars, is stacked high with Newsdays, Long Island’s only daily newspaper. This is happening in the fall of 1985 on the first collection Read More

Hard Brexit will hit UK with food, fuel & medicine shortages, leaked govt doc warns

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The UK could face a shortage of fresh food, fuel and medicine in the event of a no-deal Brexit, as bringing critical supplies into the country will be hit by logjams at EU ports and borders, a leaked government report predicts. A clandestine dossier prepared by the British government, which outlines the challenges the UK Read More

Last orders: Rise of closing auctions stirs worries in European stock markets

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LONDON (Reuters) – The final five minutes of trading have become the busiest time of day for stock market traders in Europe. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, August 16, 2019. REUTERS/Staff Aside from an initial burst of activity after the open in Read More

Ferrari will expand its lineup of road cars, but not too much

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FILE PHOTO: FCA Chairman John Elkann is seen before an event at the Bocconi University in Milan, Italy May 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (Reuters) – Italian premium sports car maker Ferrari NV (RACE.MI) will expand sales of easier-driving grand touring cars, but will not try to chase rival Porsche’s annual sales volume, Read More

China prepares its ‘nuclear option’ in trade war

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As the trade war continues to escalate, China is becoming increasingly active in Iran and is considering retaliating with what has long been described as the country’s ‘nuclear option’. For the first of these projects – Phase 11 of the supergiant South Pars non-associated gas field (SP11) – last week saw a statement from the chief executive Read More

Nine injured as fireworks display goes terribly WRONG in France (VIDEOS)

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Nine people were injured after a fireworks display went horribly awry during a holiday celebration in southern France. Footage of the accident captured the moment when the malfunctioning pyrotechnics rained down on onlookers. Several thousand people had gathered on the beach in Collioure, France, to enjoy fireworks marking Saint Vincent’s Day, but the festive mood Read More

Deforestation in Brazil, vote in Argentina endanger EU-Mercosur pact

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BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s backsliding on Amazon conservation under right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro and a likely Peronist return to power in Argentina could delay or even derail ratification of an EU-Mercosur trade agreement that took two decades to negotiate. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view of a tract of Amazon jungle recently cleared by loggers and Read More

China prepares its ‘nuclear option’ in trade war

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As the trade war continues to escalate, China is becoming increasingly active in Iran and is considering retaliating with what has long been described as the country’s ‘nuclear option’. For the first of these projects – Phase 11 of the supergiant South Pars non-associated gas field (SP11) – last week saw a statement from the chief executive Read More