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Trump Takes Another Swipe at CNN Following Resignations

Trump Takes Another Swipe at CNN Following Resignations

The story's author, Thomas Frank , was among those who resigned , according to a network executive who requested anonymity because the person was not authorised to discuss personnel issues. CNN s...

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Notable Buzzer: Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)

Notable Buzzer: Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)

The Firm provides metals processing and distribution services for a range of customers. The company saw 3.97 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. (NYSE:DLR) on Wednesday, April 5. Th...

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Pandora Media's CEO Tim Westergren to step down

Pandora Media's CEO Tim Westergren to step down

A co-founder of the streaming business, Westergren was also CEO at Pandora in the early days of the company. "(Westergren's) sudden departure suggests that the board was dissatisfied with him ...

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'Blackfish' backlash: SeaWorld faces twin federal probes

'Blackfish' backlash: SeaWorld faces twin federal probes

It received subpoenas from the US Justice Department and Securities and Exchange Commission regarding its response to the " Blackfish " fallout. SeaWorld in August 2014 reported that its revenue ...

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Sears Cutting 400 Jobs

Sears Cutting 400 Jobs

As part of the organizational restructuring, Sears said it first eliminated open positions and then reduced contract employees, "in an effort to minimize the impact on full-time employees". Eligible a...

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Jaguar 296bhp Ingenium petrol engine extended to XE, XF, F-Pace

Jaguar 296bhp Ingenium petrol engine extended to XE, XF, F-Pace

In terms of performance, the engine produces 300bhp and 400Nm of torque, which Jaguar claims can take the F-PACE from 0-60mph in 5.7 seconds while achieving a fuel economy of 40mpg. The engine comes m...

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Takata files for bankruptcy following multi-year airbag crisis

Takata files for bankruptcy following multi-year airbag crisis

Automakers have recalled millions of cars globally since 2008, as the airbags risk exploding with excessive force, spraying shrapnel in vehicle cabins. The recalls, being handled by 19 affected carm...

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Federal Judge Halts Deportation of Dozens of Iraqi Christians

Federal Judge Halts Deportation of Dozens of Iraqi Christians

Goldsmith. Goldsmith granted the stay "pending the Court's determination regarding whether it has subject-matter jurisdiction", according to court documents. This action was filed on behalf of t...

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Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2

It's not just that they fell 5-4 in stunning fashion to the Royals here at Kauffman Stadium on Friday night, the Jays completely ruined a stellar effort from Toronto starter J.A. Now nothing is simple...

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As US Kills ISIS Leaders, a Notorious One Remains Elusive

As US Kills ISIS Leaders, a Notorious One Remains Elusive

In the meantime, the Pentagon said that the US-led coalition forces killed Islamic State's self-proclaimed chief cleric, Turki al-Binali, who was regarded as al-Baghdadi's potential successor. Sever...

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What the Amazon-Whole Foods deal means for you

What the Amazon-Whole Foods deal means for you

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a stunning move that gives it hundreds of stores across the US - a brand-new laboratory for radical retail experiments that could revolutionize the way people buy gr...

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Big names descend on White House for summit

The ATC was designed by Trump to help cut government waste. President Trump called for a "sweeping transformation of the federal government's technology" at the meeting , which consisted of Apple...

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Toshiba Says Willing to Talk with Western Digital over Chip Sale

Toshiba Says Willing to Talk with Western Digital over Chip Sale

Toshiba ( OTCPK:TOSBF , OTCPK:TOSYY ) offers to speak with Western Digital (NYSE: WDC ) regarding the potential $18B sale of Toshiba's chip unit, which Western Digital has fought in court. SK ...

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Altice USA jumps 7.2 percent in debut

Now the fourth-leading US cable operator, Altice USA has clearly stated its intentions to acquire more US cable companies . Altice shares opened at $31.60 on the New York Stock Exchange, above th...

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Major US banks would withstand recession: Federal Reserve

Major US banks would withstand recession: Federal Reserve

The report, which was released by the Treasury Department, recommended giving the president the power to fire the head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, giving Treasury greater power to ove...

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Can Amazon persuade enough people to buy fresh food online?

Can Amazon persuade enough people to buy fresh food online?

But Whole Foods has lost market share to rivals Kroger Co, Wal-Mart Stores Inc, Costco Wholesale Corp and others that have elbowed into the natural and organic segment Whole Foods pioneered. W...

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London police arrest another attack suspect

London police arrest another attack suspect

The three, who were not connected to the weekend attack on London Bridge, are being questioned at a south London police station. Police continue to search the Ilford home and a business in I...

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US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

In just over a month, USA forces have struck Iranian-backed Shiite militias in southern Syria three times, and on Sunday a U.S. F/A-18 shot down a Syrian Arab Air Force Su-22 jet. itself. In Septe...

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Amazon launches

Amazon launches "try before you buy" Prime Wardrobe service

Buy three or four of the items and get a 10% discount, or buy five and that'll be bumped up to 20%. Customers will have a week after receiving their shipment to decide which items they want to buy and...

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An RNC contractor exposed the voting records of 198 million Americans

An RNC contractor exposed the voting records of 198 million Americans

The "sensitive personal details" of well over half the USA population has been " exposed to the internet" by a firm working for the Republican National Committee to elect President Donald Trump , ...

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UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

The BBC claimed that even though the Prime Minister now has fewer seats than when she called the election, she had no immediate plans to stand down. And Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron pledged du...

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Wall Street at record highs as tech stocks bounce back

Wall Street at record highs as tech stocks bounce back

US stocks were higher in early afternoon trading on Monday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average hitting record highs as technology stocks rebounded after recent losses. Apple ...

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Will Amazon Deal for Whole Foods Cripple America's 38000 Grocery Stores?

That marks an 18 per cent premium to Whole Foods' closing price on Thursday. When the news broke that Amazon had agreed to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, the retail food sector went a li...

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May starts DUP talks in bid to keep power

The European Commission said the one-day meeting between its chief negotiator Michel Barnier and Brexit Secretary David Davis will take place "as part of the sequenced approach to the talks" set out b...

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Amazon buying Whole Foods in bold move into brick and mortar

News that Amazon is buying health-focused grocery chain Whole Foods shook the business world Friday. Following Amazon's move to plant a bigger stake in the food-selling business, shares of ...

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If White House sends invite, Curry won't go

ESPN proudly announced Tuesday the 2017 NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland on ABC was the most-watched NBA Finals since 1998, according to Nielsen. As is customary for any championship...

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Oil Slides to Seven-Month Low on High Inventories

But in what would presumably be a positive development for OPEC , a Reuters analysis of hedging disclosures by the 30 largest us shale companies shows that most stayed on the sidelines in the first...

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Easyjet flight to London diverted over 'suspicious conversation'

Easyjet flight to London diverted over 'suspicious conversation'

The three suspects were arrested . They are being questioned "on the suspicion of the preparation of a serious state-threatening violence", said a statement . A passenger traveling on board easyJe...

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Failed gambit: United Kingdom polls put paid to May's hard Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May was expected to name the rest of her cabinet on Saturday after a crushing election setback , just days before Brexit talks begin. So I think given the fact th...

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Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Lowered to Hold at Vetr Inc

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Lowered to Hold at Vetr Inc

In other news , President Blake W. Nordstrom sold 3,169 shares of Nordstrom stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 13th. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS to be $0.64 and the next...

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Uber Fires 20 After Harassment Probe

Uber Fires 20 After Harassment Probe

In the post , Fowler, a site-reliability engineer, reported that her manager sent messages that she said made it clear "that he was trying to get me to have sex with him", but that Uber's upper m...

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Police shooting in traffic stop clearly murder

Police shooting in traffic stop clearly murder

DuBose's death fueled USA demonstrations against the use of lethal force by white officers against unarmed blacks and other minorities, an issue that renewed debate about racial bias by police. DuBose...

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Canada questions future role of United States world leadership

Canada questions future role of United States world leadership

The speech is meant to foreshadow the release of Wednesday's defence policy review, which is expected to make the case for billions in new military spending. Freeland said that Canada had been relyi...

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Nat Geo Documents Historic Free Solo Climb of El Capitan

Nat Geo Documents Historic Free Solo Climb of El Capitan

After his standard breakfast of oats, flax, chia seeds and blueberries, Honnold started the ropeless ascent - known as free soloing - at the first light of dawn, 5:32 a.m., and pulled himself over a r...

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UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives see poll lead narrow again

UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives see poll lead narrow again

Labour is projected to gain about 30 seats if the poll is proved right and the Conservatives would lose their overall majority. In stark contrast to a string of opinion polls that have suggested ...

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Anti-Maduro protests rage as OAS meets on Venezuela crisis

The bonds were not sold directly by Venezuela's central bank but rather through an intermediary, three finance industry sources, including one from Goldman, told Reuters on Monday. "We believe there...

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Stocks back at record highs after better job data

Stocks back at record highs after better job data

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq also finished at all-time highs. The S&P 500 rose 1% this week after advancing 0.4% to 2439.07 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.6% this week af...

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U.S. unemployment drops to 4.3% after modest May hiring

Some said it is a sign that job growth is slowing down after three straight years of jobs gains and major drop in unemployment. Job gains for March and April were also revised down, showing 66,000 f...

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Guentzel shines again as Pens surge to Game Two win

Guentzel shines again as Pens surge to Game Two win

And when he faltered in Game 3 against Ottawa, Murray took up the baton and has been even more spectacular since, posting a 5-1 record and a.943 save percentage. Murray leads all goaltenders in the 20...

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Ohio attorney general sues 5 drugmakers over opiate crisis

Ohio attorney general sues 5 drugmakers over opiate crisis

Five manufacturers were named in the lawsuit filed Wednesday: Purdue Pharma , Endo Health Solutions , Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries and its subsidiary Cephalon , Johnson and Johnson and its s...

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President's climate accord decision expected Thursday

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to announce his intention Thursday to start the process of pulling out of the global climate accord. While not mentioning the U.S.by name, Chinese Foreign...

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JetBlue Fire From Passenger's Laptop Battery Diverts Flight

JetBlue Fire From Passenger's Laptop Battery Diverts Flight

The plane, headed to San Francisco from NY, was diverted after a carry-on bag started emitting smoke. Flight attendants and passengers remained calm during the situation, according to Honniball. T...

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Asian Markets Mixed, Moody's China Cut Hits Local Stocks

Moody's expects China's economy, the world's second biggest, to continue gradually slowing , with potential economic growth declining to close to 5 percent over the next five years. Chinese growth wa...

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Oil Supply Glut To Return With Agreement End, Shale Increase

Brent crude futures were trading 5 cents higher at $52.20 per barrel at 1311 GMT. Those who are a part of OPEC, had made an agreement last week with non-OPEC producers to reduce the production by al...

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OPEC extends output cut for 9 months

However, speculators had been anticipating longer, perhaps deeper output limit agreement, and have loped more than 5% from oil price since the pact was first confirmed by Saudi Arabia's oil mini...

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Angry BA passengers still face long lines, cancellations

About one quarter of Sunday's flights set to depart from London's key hub before 1.00 pm (1200 GMT) were cancelled as the airline battled to contain the "knock-on disruption" to schedules, with airc...

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MSNBC weekly ratings beat Fox News, CNN for first time ever

MSNBC weekly ratings beat Fox News, CNN for first time ever

It was a week filled with late-breaking news unflattering to President Donald Trump , who much of the network's audience supports. Right-leaning Fox drew 2.4 million and CNN trailed with 1.6 mill...

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Schapelle Corby visits Bali parole office ahead of deportation to Australia

Schapelle Corby visits Bali parole office ahead of deportation to Australia

They then entered a black vehicle waiting outside which was surrounded by police and the media as it drove out the narrow ally that leads to the residence. Schapelle Corby at At Ngurah Rai airport in...

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Warm and pleasant Memorial Day weekend

West wind 5 to 13 miles per hour. Saturday ... Partly sunny with a high near 73. Another round of showers and possible thunderstorms could be on tap again for Sunday afternoon. Sunday night: S...

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Oil Drops After OPEC-Led Output Cut Extension Falls Below Expectations

Oil Drops After OPEC-Led Output Cut Extension Falls Below Expectations

The reduction was nearly 1.8 million barrels per day - equivalent to about 2% of global oil production. Brent crude, used to price worldwide oils, climbed 11 cents to $54.85 a barrel in London . Op...

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