China is waging war against a cafe because it served coffee to Taiwan’s president

China is waging war against a cafe because it served coffee to Taiwan’s president

Cakes from the Taipei branch of 85°C Bakery Cafe, which came under fire for serving Taiwan’s president this week. Pichi Chuang/Reuters China is waging war against a bakery-and-coffee chain that served the President of Taiwan coffee during her trip to the US. 85°C Bakery Cafe — known as 85C — has come under attack from…

Trump is reportedly preparing to weaken the dollar — here’s why it will be nearly impossible and won’t really fix anything

Trump is reportedly preparing to weaken the dollar — here’s why it will be nearly impossible and won’t really fix anything

President Donald Trump is preparing a possible intervention in the currency markets to prevent the continuing surge of the US dollar, according to numerous media reports over recent weeks, but that may not actually fix the issues he has with America’s rampant currency. That’s according to Thierry Wizman, a strategist at Macquarie, who believes that…

Dele Alli’s viral soccer celebration is driving the UK mad — here’s how you do it

Dele Alli’s viral soccer celebration is driving the UK mad — here’s how you do it

In the UK, the „In My Feelings” challenge is already dead and buried. Instead, everyone is trying to replicate the soccer celebration of Tottenham Hotspur’s mercurial midfielder Dele Alli. Like most viral challenges, Alli’s celebration looks simple at first glance — like an upside down „OK” gesture — but it’s infuriatingly difficult to master. Over…

Theresa May’s government has no deal Brexit plans for 84 areas of British life — here’s the full list

Theresa May’s government has no deal Brexit plans for 84 areas of British life — here’s the full list

Theresa May addresses members of her cabinet at an all-day Brexit session in Chequers, the Prime Minister’s country retreat in Buckinghamshire. UK Govt handout, via Getty Images LONDON — The UK government’s preparations for crashing out of the European Union with no deal cover 84 areas of British life, a new leak has revealed. Theresa…

The US is ready to kick its battle against Turkey up a notch — and the consequences could be huge

The US is ready to kick its battle against Turkey up a notch — and the consequences could be huge

US President Donald Trump. Getty Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday evening said that the US could look to impose fresh sanctions on Turkey if President Erdogan doesn’t release imprisoned American pastor Andrew Brunson. „We have more that we’re planning to do if they don’t release him quickly,” Mnuchin said during a White House cabinet…

Telsa’s board is reportedly conducting a serious search for a COO — but Elon Musk says he doesn’t know about it

Telsa’s board is reportedly conducting a serious search for a COO — but Elon Musk says he doesn’t know about it

Elon Musk. Reuters Tesla is reportedly looking for some help to aid its embattled CEO and chairman. CEO Elon Musk has been the focus of derision and criticism most recently from investors, Wall Street, analysts, and the press for his „funding secured” tweet stating he intended to take Tesla private. And now some members of…

Trump aides fear that Omarosa has as many as 200 recordings that they will appear on

Trump aides fear that Omarosa has as many as 200 recordings that they will appear on

Omarosa Manigault. Alex Wong/Getty Images Aides to President Donald Trump fear that they will appear on other recordings that could be released by former White House senior adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman, according to The New York Times. Manigault Newman’s recordings of conversations with Trump and others connected to him — of which there may be…

Behind the scenes of ‚Walking With Dinosaurs’, a show that features 18 life-size realistic animatronic dinosaurs

Behind the scenes of ‚Walking With Dinosaurs’, a show that features 18 life-size realistic animatronic dinosaurs

Business Insider went behind the scenes of the „Walking With Dinosaurs” show, a live performance featuring 18 life-sized dinosaurs. We saw how each of the huge, realistic animatronic dinosaurs is controlled, and it’s quite a coordinated operation. Bigger dinosaurs such as the Tyrannosaurus Rex are controlled by three operators; a driver who moves the dinosaur…

The British public now believes Brexit will damage the NHS

The British public now believes Brexit will damage the NHS

LONDON — The British public is increasingly worried that Brexit will damage the National Health Service, according to new polling. For the first time since polling company Kantar Public started quizzing Brits on Brexit, the opinion that leaving the European Union will damage the NHS is the most popular among the public. 33% said Brexit…

England v India: Ben Stokes ‚desperate’ to move on from affray trial – Joe Root

England v India: Ben Stokes ‚desperate’ to move on from affray trial – Joe Root

Stokes is ‚desperate’ to play cricket again – RootEngland all-rounder Ben Stokes is „desperate” to move on from his trial for affray, says captain Joe Root. Stokes, 27, was found not guilty on Tuesday and will return to the England team for the third Test against India at Trent Bridge, which starts on Saturday. „He…