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Some fidget spinners contain high levels of lead

The Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass tested at 33,000 parts per million for lead, which is about 300 times the legal limit for children's toys in the United States. According to the Centers of Dis...

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EC raises Croatia's GDP growth fcast as economy proves resilient to Agrokor

Growth, the commission points out, has already slowed significantly in the United Kingdom in the last couple of years, falling from 2.3% in 2017, to just 1.8% in 2016. Relatively moderate increases in...

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Starbucks offering BOGO deal starting Thursday

Starbucks offering BOGO deal starting Thursday

The buy one get, one deal also extends to all cake pops. Among the holidays drinks on the menu are four lattes: caramel brulee, chestnut praline, eggnog and gingerbread; holiday spice flat white and...

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Nutella Has Changed Its Recipe And Fans Are Outraged

Nutella Has Changed Its Recipe And Fans Are Outraged

Nutella's apparently super-sneaky Italian maker, Ferrero , has quietly changed the recipe for its marquee hazelnut spread . In November previous year the confectionery giant Mondelēz sparked uproa...

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IT raids offices of Jaya TV, Dr Namadhu MGR

IT raids offices of Jaya TV, Dr Namadhu MGR

The raids are being conducted since 6 AM following reports of tax-evasion by the channel, sources said. The sources said that the raids at the TV channel's accounts branch is part of "Operation Clean ...

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'Undateable' Creator Adam Sztykiel In Talks To Write 'Black Adam' Movie

'Undateable' Creator Adam Sztykiel In Talks To Write 'Black Adam' Movie

That weapon isn't a weapon, it's Black Adam . The sequel to 2016's " Suicide Squad " is still a year away from production but " Warrior " director Gavin O'Connor is working on the script and will d...

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Lockheed Martin developing laser weapon for U.S. fighter jets

Lockheed Martin developing laser weapon for U.S. fighter jets

Maryland-based Lockheed announced this week that it will provide the Air Force Research Lab with a testable Compact Airborne High Energy Laser by 2021. By 2021 is to be tested a laser mounted on a t...

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Bitcoin drops SegWit2x hard fork after community objects

Bitcoin drops SegWit2x hard fork after community objects

An initiative by Digital Currency Group CEO Barry Silbert, the project - later dubbed "SegWit2x" - was to combine activation of the SegregatedWitnesssoft fork with a hard fork to double Bitcoin's ...

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Disney Reportedly in Talks to Purchase 21st Century Fox

The company has market cap of $179.60 million. In other The Walt Disney news, EVP Alan N. Braverman sold 19,871 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 16th. As per...

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Panera Bread to buy Au Bon Pain, CEO stepping down

Panera Bread to buy Au Bon Pain, CEO stepping down

After leading the company for 36 years, Shaich will step down as CEO of Panera, effective January 1, and will remain chairman. Shaich will stay on as chairman and will continue to work on strategy, th...

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Reserve Bank of New Zealand Holds Rates Steady

Reserve Bank of New Zealand Holds Rates Steady

Yet, Spencer said the shift could actually give the bank more flexibility and played down concerns it might unduly affect the outlook for policy. Now inflation was the Bank's primary objective but w...

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Tencent Continues to Snap Up Stakes in US Startups

Tencent Continues to Snap Up Stakes in US Startups

Snap's shares tumbled as much as 20 per cent in after-hours trading, before paring losses to trade at $12.57. A Snap Inc . banner covers the facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New Yor...

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Staten Island Mall hours for Thanksgiving, Black Friday 2017

Staten Island Mall hours for Thanksgiving, Black Friday 2017

Numerous doorbuster deals will drop before Black Friday in the days leading up to Thanksgiving. J.C. Penney announces it will open at 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving, an hour earlier than in years past. on Bla...

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USA crude oil, product stockpiles likely down again

USA crude oil, product stockpiles likely down again

Crude oil stocks rose by 2,237 MBBL last week to 457,143 MBBL, from 454,906 MBBL. Crude oil stockpiles recovered last week as very large drops in product stockpiles were offset by a collapse in net ...

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Plane engine catches fire as it lands at Seattle airport

Plane engine catches fire as it lands at Seattle airport

The Federal Aviation Administration says it was Hawaiian Airlines Flight 875, a ferry flight from Paine Field, Washington to SeaTac Washington. The fire went out right after the plane landed - extin...

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Shares of Sears Holdings Slip Even Further After Third-Quarter Update

It has outperformed by 12.24% the S&P500. Connecticut-based Manatuck Hill Partners Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.13% in Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: SHLD ). Federated Invsts Pa report...

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Yahoo's Mayer Says Hackers Getting Tougher as Equifax Reassures

Mayer says the thefts occurred during her almost five-year tenure and she wants to "sincerely apologize to each and every one of our users". Mayer and Smith were flanked by officials from their form...

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Trump in China for talks as North Korea nuclear tensions grow

Trump in China for talks as North Korea nuclear tensions grow

Chatting over cups of tea, Trump showed Xi a video of his granddaughter Arabella Kushner singing in Mandarin and reciting classical Chinese poetry, prompting Xi to compliment her performance as worthy...

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Hidden Valley offers keg of ranch dressing

Hidden Valley offers keg of ranch dressing

Which begs the question, how much ranch is too much ranch? At 9.7 inches tall and a diameter of 6.3 inches, the keg boasts is stackable and holds up to 5 liters of the popular salad dressing. Ap...

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London Living Wage increases by 4.6 per cent

London Living Wage increases by 4.6 per cent

The voluntary rate, promoted by the Living Wage Foundation campaign group, is to rise by 30p an hour to £8.75. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced the London Living Wage has increased from £9.7...

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The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Stake Increased by HL Financial Services LLC

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Stake Increased by HL Financial Services LLC

Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group Llc increased its stake in Walt Disney Co ( DIS ) by 76.71% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. 3,814 were reported by Beaumont Finan...

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ARK: Survival Evolved Launches On Xbox One X Today

ARK: Survival Evolved Launches On Xbox One X Today

On PC, this is just an on/off toggle, and to be honest it doesn't radically affect the look of the game in Diablo's dark dungeons - only in brighter exterior scenes. This makes ARK one of the first ti...

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You can fly from London to NY for just £99

You can fly from London to NY for just £99

Icelandic airline WOW Air has announced details of a new route from Dublin to John F. Kennedy Airport in NY, via Reykjavik, beginning in April of next year. Today, $99 one-way fares are going on ...

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Time Warner (TWX) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

Time Warner (TWX) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Among 13 analysts covering Carlyle ( NASDAQ:CG ), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Time Warner's quarterly revenue was up ...

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Uber Working With NASA On Flying Taxis

Uber Working With NASA On Flying Taxis

To get a sense, Uber projects that trips from the Los Angeles airport to the Staples Center during rush hour will take less than 30 minutes - down from 1 hour 20 minutes by vehicle. It estimates that ...

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