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Toshiba to sell off Westinghouse for £3.4bn after nuclear fallout

Toshiba to sell off Westinghouse for £3.4bn after nuclear fallout

Representatives for Blackstone and Apollo weren't immediately available for comment. The effect of the deal on the Westinghouse business in the United Kingdom is yet to become clear but Brookfield h...

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Property values increase more than 20 per cent in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Property values increase more than 20 per cent in Parksville Qualicum Beach

The Lululemon founder's waterfront property is assessed at $78.8 million this year. How will your property assessment affect your property taxes? "The strata market is the stronger market", said...

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No Train Fares Will Be Refunded After Two Days Of Sydney Chaos

No Train Fares Will Be Refunded After Two Days Of Sydney Chaos

On Tuesday, the system melted down leaving thousands of frustrated passengers stranded on platforms across the city. "To falsely attribute blame to train drivers may leave our members exposed to cri...

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Appeal to trace victor of €40m Euromillions jackpot

Appeal to trace victor of €40m Euromillions jackpot

The spokeswoman added: "We are still processing this fantastic win but we are delighted to confirm the ticket was a quick pick and was purchased in the Dublin region". In January 2017, a Dublin work s...

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GEORGIA WINS! Reactions to UGA's Rose Bowl victory

GEORGIA WINS! Reactions to UGA's Rose Bowl victory

By the end of the third quarter, the Bulldogs had fought all the way back to knot the score at 31-all. He has set career highs in yards per carry (7.95) and rushing touchdowns (16) as a senior, and ne...

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Cuomo outlines plan for 800 MW of offshore wind

Cuomo outlines plan for 800 MW of offshore wind

The Democrat says he'll seek $175 million from the Legislature to create an Office of Workforce Development to coordinate the dozens of workforce training programs now handled by various state agencie...

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Nissan to exhibit Brain-to-Vehicle technology at CES

Nissan to exhibit Brain-to-Vehicle technology at CES

We have become used, in recent years, to auto makers using the Consumer Electronics Show ( CES ) in Las Vegas to show off their tech wares, Smartphone connections, digital dashboards, autonomous tec...

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It is now illegal to pay men more than women in Iceland

It is now illegal to pay men more than women in Iceland

Under legislation passed by Iceland's parliament in March 2017, employers must obtain an official pay certification from the government , or risk being fined. Actress and gender equality campaigner P...

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Mark Zuckerberg vows to fix Facebook in 2018

Mark Zuckerberg vows to fix Facebook in 2018

The policing of content on social media sites is one of the fastest-growing jobs in the technology world, and while Facebook , YouTube and Google are working to develop algorithms and artificial-inte...

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Passengers Vent About JFK Airport Delays

Passengers Vent About JFK Airport Delays

The Port Authority said there would be no worldwide arrivals for some time due to the flood, though global departure were not affected. As airlines scrambled to get operations back to normal on S...

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Ford Motor sued over alleged emissions cheating

Ford Motor sued over alleged emissions cheating

A US law firm accused Ford Motor Co of rigging its F-250 and F-350 Super Duty trucks with emissions-cheating devices to ensure they passed tests, according to a lawsuit filed on Wednesday. The law...

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Amazon Buying Target This Year, Analyst Predicts

Amazon Buying Target This Year, Analyst Predicts

It would suggest Amazon believes consumers want to continue shopping in physical stores . "As for the demographic, Target's focus on mom [s] is central to Amazon's approach to win wallet shar...

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Delhi RS polls: AAP likely to announce names of candidates today

Delhi RS polls: AAP likely to announce names of candidates today

The decision was taken after a meeting of the party top decision-making body, the political affairs committee (PAC). Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia claimed that Kejriwal had reached out to man...

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SCANA Corporation Stock Soars on Dominion Energy Deal

SCANA Corporation Stock Soars on Dominion Energy Deal

SCANA , parent company of South Carolina Electric & Gas (SCE&G), has been looking for a buyer since late summer, after it and state-owned utility Santee Cooper announced they would abandon construc...

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Which Insider sold 34542 Shares Of Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN)?

Which Insider sold 34542 Shares Of Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN)?

WOOD DONALD C also sold $1.22 million worth of Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) on Thursday, September 7. Spencer M. Waxman decreased its stake in Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI) by 30.83% ...

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December retail inflation grows 5.2 percent

December retail inflation grows 5.2 percent

The figures for rural and urban areas in December were 5.08% and 4.71%. Low inflation has made the Federal Reserve cautious about raising interest rates too quickly. The rise in the inflation will l...

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Marriott website in China temporarily closed after questionnaire gaffe

Marriott website in China temporarily closed after questionnaire gaffe

The same authority said in a statement Friday that the websites for Zara and Medtronic had included Taiwan and "Republic of China (Taiwan)", respectively, in their country lists. Marriott was al...

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TCS stock slips 1% after Q3 numbers

TCS stock slips 1% after Q3 numbers

However, Infosys' Chief Operating Officer U.B. Pravin Rao said increased adoption of digital solutions and new services has helped stabilize its price realization that has been under pressure for al...

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Fiat Chrysler to invest $1bn in MI production plant

The Saltillo plant will be repurposed for production of future commercial vehicles for global distribution. This investment is in addition to the announcement made in January 2017, which committed to ...

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Mazda plant caps Alabama auto sector's successful year

Mazda plant caps Alabama auto sector's successful year

Though that final site selection has occurred in Alabama, we believe we've built a strong case for future automotive manufacturing projects to locate in Louisiana. This morning, the president tweets h...

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China Dec imports from North Korea down 81.6 pct y/y - China customs

Trade between the two countries has become a sensitive issue with the United States president hitting out at what he considers unfair practices by Beijing and accusing it of killing USA jobs, at o...

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Uber used tech tool to shield data from police outside US

Uber used tech tool to shield data from police outside US

The software tool, known as Ripley, allowed staff at the company's headquarters in San Francisco to remotely log off computers at other offices, Bloomberg reported . Uber (Private:UBER) had a remote ...

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Ford says some Rangers should be parked due to air bag death

Ford says some Rangers should be parked due to air bag death

It previously reported a similar death in SC that occurred in December 2015. Takata alongside its USA entity TK Holdings Inc had filed for bankruptcy in June a year ago after it stated that it was r...

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India launches 100th satellite in space

India launches 100th satellite in space

A visibly relieved Kumar, on his final mission as the chief of the space agency, said he was happy to provide the Cartosat-2 satellite as a New Year's gift for the country. ISRO adopted an optimum se...

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Ice cream bars recalled due to possible listeria

Ice cream bars recalled due to possible listeria

The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes . Ice cream bars that were made in NY have been recalled amid fears that they may be contaminated with listeria , a unsafe bacteria. Li...

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