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New iMac Pro Now Available to Order, Delivers December 27

Perhaps the biggest feature of note with the update to Final Cut Pro X is the addition of 360-degree VR video editing. Apple's most powerful iMac workstation computers yet will go on sale starting...

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Anticipation grows over Fox teaming with Disney

Anticipation grows over Fox teaming with Disney

Variety says that the deal would include key entertainment and sports assets including the film and TV studio. Fox, now home to the Avatar and X-Men film franchises, would be left with its broadcas...

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Crude Oil Inventories Decline; Supply at 2018 Peak: IEA

Crude Oil Inventories Decline; Supply at 2018 Peak: IEA

The group revised its non-OPEC supply growth estimates for next year by 0.12m bbl/day, driven by a projected 0.18m bbl/day increase in expected United States oil output to 1.05m bbl/day during the per...

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Disney set to acquire entertainment assets from 21st Century Fox

Disney set to acquire entertainment assets from 21st Century Fox

Comcast , which had also looked at a possible bid, had on Tuesday said it was "no longer engaged in the review of those assets" and never submitted a definitive offer. "The deal will also substantiall...

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Oil up on U.S. crude stocks draw, Forties outage supports

Oil up on U.S. crude stocks draw, Forties outage supports

EST to $63.52 per barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude was up 54 cents at $57.68 a barrel. The fix options are still being assessed, but it is still expected to take weeks rather than days. ...

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Myanmar reporters may face 14 years in prison under colonial-era law

Myanmar reporters may face 14 years in prison under colonial-era law

The Reuters president and editor-in-chief, Stephen Adler, said: "We are outraged by this blatant attack on press freedom". "We are urgently seeking more information about the circumstances of thei...

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Tyson Fury free to resume boxing career

Tyson Fury free to resume boxing career

Tyson Fury will need to reapply for his boxing license, which was suspended by the British Boxing Board of Control a year ago over separate incidents of drug use and medical issues. The 29-year-old h...

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Unemployment rises in Bromsgrove

Unemployment rises in Bromsgrove

The unemployment rate was 4.3% in the three months to October, unchanged from the previous reading. UNEMPLOYMENT in Bromsgrove has risen in the latest monthly figures. 'There has been a slight pick-...

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Khloe Kardashian Has A 'Birth Plan' In Place

Khloe Kardashian Has A 'Birth Plan' In Place

Kim agreed, joking that their mother Kris Jenner will have "30 grandkids". "Kim made the revelations on Sunday, during the 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians ". For Christmas, Khloé wants to be with...

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EasyJet wins unconditional European Union approval to buy Air Berlin assets

EasyJet wins unconditional European Union approval to buy Air Berlin assets

The European Union has cleared easyJet's planned acquisition of part of bankrupt German airline Air Berlin. easyJet is pleased to confirm that it has received European Commission approval for its re...

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Target brings same-day delivery by acquiring Shipt

Target brings same-day delivery by acquiring Shipt

What's more, Target wants to sustain the growth of its online business, which grew 24% last quarter . Target plans to boost its same-day delivery capability by paying $550 million for Shipt , ...

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Uber, Lyft Slammed for Price Gouging During NYC Terror Attack

Uber, Lyft Slammed for Price Gouging During NYC Terror Attack

The rider, Hisham Salama, caught the error but assumed it was a glitch. A man in Canada got the shock of his life when the Uber he travelled in charged him over 18,000 Canadian dollars for a 20-minu...

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Mobile plans pay TV service in 2018 fueled by Layer3 acquisition

Mobile plans pay TV service in 2018 fueled by Layer3 acquisition

T-Mobile does not admit that it is following the footsteps of major rivals such as AT&T or Verizon in the mobile video market. Legere says that Layer3 will become the foundation of T-Mobile's planne...

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Chris Froome failed urine test at Vuelta

Chris Froome failed urine test at Vuelta

Team Sky said in a statement that Froome experienced "acute asthma symptoms" during the final week of the Vuelta and increased his dosage of Salbutamol, within permissible limits, on doctor's advic...

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Is Ram Setu man-made? U.S. channel's claims rekindles tussle between BJP, Congress

Is Ram Setu man-made? U.S. channel's claims rekindles tussle between BJP, Congress

The Science Channel, revealed the details in a promo of their show on the topic, captioned "Are the ancient Hindu myths of a land bridge connecting India and Sri Lanka true?" After a close analysis of...

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South Korea to tax Bitcoin profits, ban foreigners from trading

South Korea is the world's third largest market for Bitcoin trading, after Japan and the US, with local investors paying a premium of around 20 percent over global prices. Bitcoin's value plunged some...

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Toshiba, Western Digital Settle Fight Over Chip Unit Sale

Toshiba, Western Digital Settle Fight Over Chip Unit Sale

In addition to investing in the new facility at the Yokkaichi plant, Toshiba and Western Digital also agreed to extend a contract on the joint production up to 2029. Bigwigs from Toshiba, Western Digi...

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Govt extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts to March 31

Govt extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts to March 31

The government has once again adjusted the deadline for linking national biometric id card Aadhaar with the PAN (Permanent Account Number) and bank accounts, now announcing the deadline to be open-end...

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Litecoin- The new silver sibling to the Bitcoin's gold

Litecoin- The new silver sibling to the Bitcoin's gold

Litecoin started the year 2017 at just a mere price of $4.3. Over the last 24 hours, two of bitcoin's biggest rivals-Litecoin and Ethereum's ether-have enjoyed huge price gains. Just as there are ...

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President Trump Send NASA Back To Moon

In 2004, President George W. Bush unveiled a three-step vision for space exploration, saying the US must "return to the moon by 2020". In what has been described as ground breaking move by the Uni...

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Steady hiring climate forecasted for Waterloo Region

Steady hiring climate forecasted for Waterloo Region

Taiwan with a net employment outlook of 25 per cent topped the list of being most optimistic in terms of hiring intentions for the next three months, followed by Japan (24 per cent) and India (22 per ...

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Salvation Army has new Angel Tree warehouse location

Salvation Army has new Angel Tree warehouse location

The Salvation Army says the number has jumped by one million from past year - and director Leigh Cleave says parents often can't afford the festive season once the other bills are paid. The figures we...

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'Sword of Damocles' lifted from HSBC as deal expires

'Sword of Damocles' lifted from HSBC as deal expires

HSBC had to sign a deferred prosecution agreement (DPA) with the US Department of Justice in the year 2012 to defend against an allegation of laundering hundreds of millions for Mexican drug barons. ...

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Washington Sundar 7th youngest cricketer to make India debut

Washington Sundar 7th youngest cricketer to make India debut

Sri Lanka: 1 Danushka Gunathilaka, 2 Upul Tharanga, 3 Lahiru Thirimanne, 4 Angelo Mathews, 5 Niroshan Dickwella (wk), 6 Asela Gunaratne, 7 Thisara Perera (capt), 8 Sachith Pathirana, 9 Suranga Lakm...

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Facebook 'destroying society' says man whose job was to sign you up

Facebook 'destroying society' says man whose job was to sign you up

It's just a really, really bad state of affairs'. It was developed to be addictive, he said , describing Facebook as a "social-validation feedback loop" that exploited weaknesses in the human psyche....

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