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As GM strike enters its second week, here's where things stand

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The strike against General Motors by 49,000 United Auto Workers entered its second week Monday with progress reported in negotiations but no clear end in sight. A person briefed on the negotiations says they're haggling about wages and profit sharing, new product for factories that GM wants to close, a faster route to full wages for new hires, and use of temporary workers. Already the strike forced GM to shut down two Canadian factories that make engines, older-model pickup trucks and two car

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Medical cannabis product approved for epilepsy

BBC Health News Feed - 4 hours 50 min ago
Epidyolex is an oral solution of cannabidiol that comes from the cannabis plant.
Categories: Health

Thomas Cook customers to fly home after firm collapses

BBC Money News Feed - 4 hours 54 min ago
The tour firm's failure means more than 150,000 British tourists will need to be brought back.
Categories: Money

Thomas Cook customers to fly home after firm collapses

BBC Business News - 4 hours 54 min ago
The tour firm's failure means more than 150,000 British tourists will need to be brought back.
Categories: Business

Thomas Cook customers to fly home after firm collapses

BBC Business News Feed - 4 hours 54 min ago
The tour firm's failure means more than 150,000 British tourists will need to be brought back.
Categories: Business

This Day Trip Will Have You Peeping Fall Foliage and Celebrating Oktoberfest While Cruising the Hudson River

Travel and Leisure - 4 hours 55 min ago
<p>New York City has many amazing things: great <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/articles/the-food-lovers-ultimate-nyc">food</a>, incredible <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/trip-ideas/city-vacations/best-things-to-do-in-nyc-without-crowds">skyline views</a>, top notch theater and some of the <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/food-drink/bars-clubs/best-outdoor-bars-new-york-city">best outdoor drinking spots</a> to while away the mild fall evenings. But sometimes you need to get away.</p><img alt="Circle Line Bear Mountain Cruise "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1567709648/circle-line-exterior-HUDSONCRZ0919.jpg?itok=oSvGcuD0"><p>One of the best ways to do that this fall is to sail up the Hudson River and take advantage of the expansive fall foliage all while sipping a German beer and dancing to a live Oom-pah band to celebrate <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/festivals/oktoberfest-facts">Oktoberfest</a>.</p><p>The Circle Line’s 8-hour <a href="https://circleline.com/sightseeing-cruises/events/bear-mountain-cruises">Bear Mountain Oktoberfest Cruise</a> sets off from Pier 83 in midtown every Saturday and Sunday from Sept. 21 to Nov. 10, offering people an easy way to leave the city and go for a hike in open-air <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-guide/bear-mountain/things-to-do/bear-mountain-state-park">Bear Mountain State Park</a>, which features a four-mile loop and parts of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.</p><img alt="Circle Line Bear Mountain Cruise "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1567709648/circle-line-stop-HUDSONCRZ0919.jpg?itok=SwTVA7Al"><p>Craig Kanarick, the CEO of New York Cruise Lines, told <em>Travel + Leisure</em> that the cruise gives people “a fun and accessible escape” from the concrete jungle and a chance to “experience the natural beauty of fall.”</p><p>“This cruise does just that by eliminating the hassle of traditional transportation and providing an all-day celebration up the Hudson with scenic <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/trip-ideas/fall-vacations/see-fall-leaves-new-york">fall foliage</a>, cold German beer, and live entertainment,” Kanarick added.</p><p>Sip Warsteiner beers, available for purchase, as you look at out at the colorful foliage, the leaves turning to golds, reds, and warm oranges. Then dance to polka music and fill up on Schaller &amp; Weber bratwurst and sauerkraut, German potato salad, Bavarian pretzels, and traditional pork schnitzel before reaching the park itself</p><img alt="Circle Line Bear Mountain Cruise "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1567709648/circle-line-oktoberfest-HUDSONCRZ0919.jpg?itok=6ntgY4Dj"><p>Later, work it off with a leisurely hike to take photographs of the fall leaves with an afternoon picnic in hand or visit some native turtles, snakes, frogs, toads, and salamanders at <a href="https://parks.ny.gov/environment/nature-centers/20/details.aspx">The Trailside Museums and Zoo</a>.</p><p>Prices start at $65 for adults, and $52 for children 3 to 12 years old.</p>
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Justin Bieber Sparks Gay Speculation After Accusing Pastor Rich Wilkerson of Cheating

Aces Show Biz News Feed - 4 hours 57 min ago
The 'Never Say Never' hitmaker allegedly wrote and deleted a comment on Pastor Rich's Instagram post in which he called him a 'Heathen, a hypocrite, and an adulterer.'
Categories: Celebrity

Salesforce takes additional floor of 110 Bishopsgate

Property Week News Feed - 4 hours 58 min ago
Salesforce has pre-let a further 10,845 sq ft of 110 Bishopsgate, leaving just half a floor of the building available.
Categories: Property

SERGO builds London base with £100m portfolio purchase

Property Week News Feed - 4 hours 59 min ago
SEGRO has boosted its Greater London portfolio by £100m with off-market acquisitions in Dagenham and Croydon, as well as the July purchase of eight acres of land in Tottenham.
Categories: Property

Thomas Cook shop portfolio closed as travel agent collapses

Property Week News Feed - 5 hours 2 min ago
All of Thomas Cook’s retail shops have been closed with immediate effect after the company ceased trading after failing to strike a rescue deal with its lenders.
Categories: Property

Cornwall Businnes: Tourism Awards finalists revealed

Business Now Mag - 5 hours 11 min ago
The finalists have been announced for this year’s Cornwall Tourism Awards, which will be presented in Truro Cathedral on November 7.
Categories: Business

‘Borderlands 3’ Is Dramatically Outselling ‘Borderlands 2,’ And Is 2K’s Fastest-Selling Game Ever

Forbes News Feed - 5 hours 28 min ago
Time for 2K to start bragging about the success of Borderlands 3, as it seems to have hit every goal they set for it.
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Australia using new technology to catch drivers using smartphones

Auto Blog News Feed - 5 hours 36 min ago

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An Australian state is attempting to persuade people to put down their smartphones while driving by rolling out cameras to prosecute distracted motorists. New South Wales Roads Minister Andrew Constance said Monday that Australia's most populous state is the first jurisdiction in the world to use such technology to punish drivers distracted by social media, text messages or phone calls. Experts say drivers who illegally use phones increase their chances of an accident four-fold.

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Inland Homes gains planning consent for Wilton Park

Property Week News Feed - 5 hours 38 min ago
Inland Homes has received planning consent for its flagship site at Wilton Park in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, further to the signing of a s106 agreement.
Categories: Property

BBC Business News Feed: Thomas Cook passengers face a long journey home

Business Now Mag - 5 hours 51 min ago
More than 150,000 Thomas Cook holidaymakers face an uncertain journey home after the travel firm collapsed in the early hours of Monday morning.
Categories: Business

Thomas Cook passengers face a long journey home

BBC Business News - 5 hours 51 min ago
More than 150,000 Thomas Cook holidaymakers face an uncertain journey home after the travel firm collapsed in the early hours of Monday morning.
Categories: Business

Thomas Cook passengers face a long journey home

BBC Business News Feed - 5 hours 51 min ago
More than 150,000 Thomas Cook holidaymakers face an uncertain journey home after the travel firm collapsed in the early hours of Monday morning.
Categories: Business

Mediator: French weight-loss drug trial over ‘up to 2,000’ deaths begins

BBC Health News Feed - 5 hours 55 min ago
Experts believe the drug could have killed between 500 and 2,000 people before it was banned.
Categories: Health

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