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Russian diplomats expelled from U.S. put on Ukraine's SBU stoplist

Russian diplomats expelled from U.S. put on Ukraine's SBU stoplist

In Washington, some of the 60 Russian diplomats being expelled from the United States in the poisoned spy dispute have been seen boarding a bus and leaving the Russian Embassy in the USA capital. Brit...

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Congress poster spotted in Cambridge Analytica ex-CEO's London office

Congress poster spotted in Cambridge Analytica ex-CEO's London office

It has been established that Congress was a client of Cambridge Analytica . Whistle-blower Christoper Wylie tweeted papers showing SCL conducted behavioural research and polling for at least six st...

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Wie posts bogey free 5-under second round at ANA Inspiration

Wie posts bogey free 5-under second round at ANA Inspiration

Neither has Amy Olson, whose solid 68 put her at 11 under and in sole possession of second place. Six players are four shots back, the most formidable being seven-time major champion Inbee Park (6...

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China Warns US Against Opening 'Pandora's Box'

China Warns US Against Opening 'Pandora's Box'

China's Commerce Ministry has urged Washington to discard planned tariffs it warned might set off a chain reaction that could disrupt global trade and said Beijing will "fight to the end". But G...

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Raiders release King, Walford; re-sign Nelson

Raiders release King, Walford; re-sign Nelson

Well, for one, King is good. A second-team All-Pro selection in 2016, King finished first in Pro Bowl fan voting a year ago, although he was never selected for that all-star game. The Vikings' curre...

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Stansted Airport: Flights to resume after cancellations

Stansted Airport: Flights to resume after cancellations

The blaze was caused by an electrical fault in the bus engine. The airport in Essex tweeted at 4pm that due to a fire on a vehicle park shuttle bus, the terminal forecourt and parts of the terminal ...

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Why ICICI Bank Issued Loan to 'Sinking' Videocon, Asks Whistleblower; Demands Probe

Why ICICI Bank Issued Loan to 'Sinking' Videocon, Asks Whistleblower; Demands Probe

Earlier this week, some media reports mentioned about alleged involvement of Kochhar and her family members in a loan provided to Videocon group on quid pro quo basis. ICICI bank's explanation seem...

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Dream job? Netflix is hiring people to binge-watch, rate shows

Dream job? Netflix is hiring people to binge-watch, rate shows

Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Wedbush reaffirmed an "underperform" rating and set a $110.00 target price (up from $93.00) on shares of Netflix ...

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Walmart, Humana in Acquisition Talks

Walmart, Humana in Acquisition Talks

The talks come amid a wave of consolidation in United States health care driven by runaway costs and disruption from online retailers, as well as growing signs Walmart's archrival Amazon plans t...

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President Trump fires Amazon with tweet missile

President Trump fires Amazon with tweet missile

Shares in the tech giant fell by more than 4% on Thursday after Mr Trump set out the gripes in a tweet though they later recovered to end 1% higher after the White House said "no actions" were now ...

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Germany: VW to buy back cars if cities impose diesel bans

Germany: VW to buy back cars if cities impose diesel bans

The auto maker also confirmed that all reclaimed cars would be purchased at their current value and not the price customers originally paid. Volkswagen is trying to reassure German customers anxio...

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Here's why Google just snagged popular GIF platform Tenor

Here's why Google just snagged popular GIF platform Tenor

Now it seems that Google could be working on more mobile-friendly search results, this time in the form of infinite scrolling . Having said that, we continue to encourage webmasters to make their c...

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Alvarez vs Golovkin rematch in limbo

Alvarez vs Golovkin rematch in limbo

This is the first time that Alvarez has tested positive for a banned substance and the NSAC has tended to follow a policy of issuing a 12 month suspension for first time offenders. Alvarez and his leg...

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FCC approves SpaceX's satellite-internet plan

FCC approves SpaceX's satellite-internet plan

U.S. politicians have called for improved internet service in rural areas. SpaceX is now one step closer to its goal of providing an alternative wireless internet solution to consumers using a n...

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Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Acquires 21075 Shares of ExxonMobil (XOM)

Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Acquires 21075 Shares of ExxonMobil (XOM)

Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) has risen 35.87% since March 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 65.90% the S&P500. 8,903 were accumulated by Vigilant Capital Management Limi...

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Amazon is latest Trump target stock - effects usually short-lived

Amazon is latest Trump target stock - effects usually short-lived

Amazon's choice of location for the new campus, winnowed to 20 candidates in January, has sparked fierce competition between state and local governments offering extensive tax breaks. Earlier in ...

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McDonald's expands worker tuition benefits because of tax law

McDonald's expands worker tuition benefits because of tax law

Microsoft was the biggest gainer in the 30-company Dow and the Standard & Poor's 500 index, climbing almost 8 percent. Banks also weighed on the market as bond yields declined. This comparison showe...

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United States stocks jump in upbeat end to tumultuous quarter

United States stocks jump in upbeat end to tumultuous quarter

Stocks are surging in early trading on Wall Street as the market makes up some of its huge losses from last week. The major stock indexes wobbled between gains and losses for much of the day as i...

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Barclays pays $2bn to settle USA mortgage investigation

Barclays pays $2bn to settle USA mortgage investigation

Barclays has agreed a $2bn (£1.4bn) settlement with the USA justice department over the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the lead up to the financial crisis. Barclays, unlike rival banks facing s...

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Members of the Armed Forces' role in Harry-Meghan Markle's wedding announced

Members of the Armed Forces' role in Harry-Meghan Markle's wedding announced

More than 100,000 visitors are expected in Windsor, west of London , for the wedding of Prince Harry and United States actress Meghan Markle on May 19, police said on Thursday. But for the royal we...

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Nigeria's commercial city Lagos declares holiday for Buhari's visit

Nigeria's commercial city Lagos declares holiday for Buhari's visit

Oti, a superintendent of Police, said in the statement. The timing does not take into consideration Christians in government and security services who would be required to be at work to ensure a smo...

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Japan offers N Korea summit, Pyongyang discussing meetings with Japan -Asahi

Japan offers N Korea summit, Pyongyang discussing meetings with Japan -Asahi

Japan has sounded out the North Korean government about a bilateral summit, and Pyongyang has internally discussed the possibility of leaders' meeting with Japan , Japan's Asahi newspaper said on ...

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Valpak Adds $100 Check in Some Packets

Valpak Adds $100 Check in Some Packets

In celebration of the monthly coupon pack's 50th anniversary, Valpak says $100 checks have been randomly placed in their envelopes and are being mailed out to each of the company's 150 markets. "Valpa...

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Nissan and Renault Talking Merger

Nissan and Renault Talking Merger

Renault now holds a 43% stake in Nissan , while the Japanese vehicle giant owns a 15% share of the French firm, The Independent reports. Carlos Ghosn, the chairman of the alliance, is said to be pu...

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Boeing's systems almost brought down by return of WannaCry ransomware

Boeing's systems almost brought down by return of WannaCry ransomware

The WannaCry virus , which exploits a flaw in the Windows operating system to gain access to a network, attacks computer's software using "ransomware". 'A number of articles on a malware disruption ar...

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