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Vermont offers to pay remote workers $10,000 to move to state

Vermont offers to pay remote workers $10,000 to move to state

Eligible workers can receive $5,000 per year, not to exceed a total of $10,000 over the life of the program , as part of the remote worker grant program . Goldstein said that logistics and parameter...

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Navigating Italian political risks: What's next? - ING

Navigating Italian political risks: What's next? - ING

After three months of political deadlock following inconclusive March 4 elections, Italy has a new government . On the morning of Monday, the 28th of May, Italian President Mattarella vetoed ...

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Two Tampa locations among dozens of stores being closed by Sears

Two Tampa locations among dozens of stores being closed by Sears

So at this point, 275 stores could be set to close this year . Shares of the struggling department store operator, which have lost almost all its in the last five years, fell 10 percent to $2.89 in...

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Pentagon project causing "existential crisis" within Google

According to company sources, top executive Diane Greene told staff on Friday there would be no follow-up after the current contract expired next March. For now, Google is on the hook with Project...

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Eurozone inflation in big jump just as uncertainties mount

Eurozone inflation in big jump just as uncertainties mount

Wednesday's development came as financial markets calmed after a rout a day earlier when investor concerns about Italy's finances gave the yield on Italian 2-year bonds its biggest rise since 1992...

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Trump Says He ‘Wouldn’t Mind’ Scrapping Nafta for Bilateral Deals

Trump Says He ‘Wouldn’t Mind’ Scrapping Nafta for Bilateral Deals

Liam Fox has condemned Donald Trump's steel and aluminium tariffs as "patently absurd" but has insisted the President's "protectionism" and apparent disregard for the United Kingdom economy will ...

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OECD: Trade friction poses risk to global economy

The Paris-based policy forum made up mainly of developed countries had in March pencilled in an estimate of 3.9 per cent for both years but trimmed its outlook for 2018 due to a weak start to the year...

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Sanchez takes charge in Spain as tarnished Rajoy departs

Sanchez takes charge in Spain as tarnished Rajoy departs

On the domestic front, Sanchez will head a minority government that will likely need to negotiate potentially hard deals with other parties to get its legislation passed. There have been three other s...

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Deutsche Bank CEO tells staff he's 'sick and tired' of bad news

And a source familiar with the ECB's thinking made it clear that Deutsche Bank had made "good progress" in its efforts to address regulatory concerns. Deutsche Bank was also well positioned to react t...

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As US tariffs go into effect, Europe vows retaliation

As US tariffs go into effect, Europe vows retaliation

China has already imposed duties on $3 billion worth of United States goods in retaliation for the steel and aluminium tariffs . It has demanded permanent exemption from any new tariffs . tariffs ...

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Markets reverse course, surge as Italy fears fade

Markets reverse course, surge as Italy fears fade

At 13:48 pm. EDT the Dow Jones Industrial Average . DJI was down 406.82 points, or 1.64 percent, at 24,346.27, the S&P 500 . SPX was down 34.69 points, or 1.27 percent, at 2,686.64 and the Nasdaq Co...

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National Donut Day 2018: Free doughnuts and other deals happening June 1

National Donut Day 2018: Free doughnuts and other deals happening June 1

Simply walk into any Krispy Kreme store tomorrow and you'll walk away with a free Original Glazed Doughnut . To celebrate National Doughnut Day , we've rounded up the best doughnut deals in the ...

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It's GDPR Day. Let the privacy regulation games begin! - Security Bytes

It's GDPR Day. Let the privacy regulation games begin! - Security Bytes

Instead, GDPR is a warning shot that you have to take people's privacy seriously. Because up until now, users of the mobile app had to be at least 13 years of age to enjoy their services. For direct...

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US imposing steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada

US imposing steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada

Even some members of Trump's own political party criticized how he was treating U.S. allies. International Trade Secretary Liam Fox told Sky News: "It's very disappointing that the United States...

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Amazon to block Australians from its United States website

Amazon is launching a global store accessible to Australian customers, where products from its retail site will be available. From July 1, Amazon will redirect local shoppers trying to visit the lik...

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United States tariffs on steel, aluminum coming at midnight

United States tariffs on steel, aluminum coming at midnight

President Trump has imposed a 25 per cent tariff on steel imports from the European Union , Canada and Mexico , in a move that the President of the European Commission claimed could push Brussels...

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This airline is launching the world's longest flight in October

This airline is launching the world's longest flight in October

The new A350s are more integrated into the Singapore Airlines fleet. Singapore Airlines is the latest to enter the fray with a 9,535-mile flight from Singapore to NY. It also serves New York's J...

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Tesla Model 3 earns Consumer Reports recommendation after software brake upgrade

Tesla Model 3 earns Consumer Reports recommendation after software brake upgrade

That was "far worse than any contemporary vehicle we've tested" - about 7 feet more than a full-size Ford F-150 pickup, the magazine said . "I've been at CR for 19 years and tested more than 1,00...

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Trudeau speaks with John Horgan after federal pipeline purchase

Trudeau speaks with John Horgan after federal pipeline purchase

As part of the deal, Finance Minister Bill Morneau says that Kinder Morgan will go ahead with its original plan to twin the pipeline this summer while the sale is finalized, which likely won't happen ...

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BMO and CIBC's Simplii warn fraudsters may have accessed clients' data

BMO and CIBC's Simplii warn fraudsters may have accessed clients' data

BMO and Simplii did the right thing in being quick to assure customers that their money is safe and that they're working diligently to improve security, said Barry Waite, chair of the communications ...

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Oil prices mixed, but pressure persists from plan to raise production

Oil prices mixed, but pressure persists from plan to raise production

The sustained fall in Venezuelan output helped OPEC and non-OPEC members to significantly exceed the intended total production cuts over the past eight months. Members of OPEC and Russian Federation...

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Petrol Price to Reduce in Kerala; Government Decides to Cut State Taxes

Petrol Price to Reduce in Kerala; Government Decides to Cut State Taxes

In a faux pax from the Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL), petrol and diesel prices were marginally reduced by a paisa per litre in the capital on Wednesday. Prices vary from state to state depending o...

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Tesla in Autopilot Mode Crashes Into Parked Laguna Beach Police SUV

Tesla in Autopilot Mode Crashes Into Parked Laguna Beach Police SUV

The officer wasn't in the police cruiser at the time, according to the police department. According to police, the driver in the Tesla sustained minor injuries. Tesla's autopilot system has com...

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USA to shorten length of visas for some Chinese citizens

USA to shorten length of visas for some Chinese citizens

The White House statement also said the U.S. plans to continue litigation at the World Trade Organisation over China's intellectual-property practices. "China's trade practices raise serious conce...

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Pret workers bag a £1000 bonus with retailer's sale

Pret workers bag a £1000 bonus with retailer's sale

JAB, whose owners the publicity-shy Reimann family are descended from Ludwig Reimann, a chemist who in the 19th century joined the chemicals business founded by Johann Adam Benckiser and married into ...

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