Walk into a grocery store in North America and ask where you can find the milk, and you’ll be directed to the refrigerated section. Ask the same thing in a grocery store in Europe, and you’ll be directed to a regular old room-temperature beverage aisle. Milk is perishable wherever you go, so how can one part of the world keep theirs tepid while another takes pains to keep it cold?
US President Donald Trump and his administration are “begging for nuclear war,” North Korea’s Foreign Ministry said Saturday. Trump is “staging an extremely dangerous nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula,” a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a “nuclear demon” and a “disruptor of global peace.” The comments came […]
You know the drill by now. You step up to the cashier, push your purchases across the counter, and then slide your credit card through the reader. Then the machine beeps. “Do you have a chip?” the cashier says, even though you both know perfectly well that you do. “Right, right, I always forget,” you […]
Bitcoin plunged on Friday, extending a fall that saw the crypto-currency lose more than a third of its value from a record of nearly $20,000 (£15,000). The crypto-currency’s price dipped below $11,000 on Friday, according to the Coindesk exchange website, before recovering to about $12,000. Amid the swing, three Bitcoin-related exchanges suspended certain trades. Bitcoin has […]