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Blue Origin flies its Crew Capsule 2.0 for the first time

Blue Origin flies its Crew Capsule 2.0 for the first time

Eastern, reaching a peak altitude of almost 100 kilometers and a top speed during ascent of Mach 2.94. The capsule landed using a parachute, and hit the ground at about 1.6 km/h. Blue Origin return...

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More people will travel for the holidays than ever before, says AAA

More people will travel for the holidays than ever before, says AAA

This will likely contribute to delays and other issues of all sorts during that time. About 97.4 million Americans are expected to travel by automobile of a total of 107.3 million Americans expect...

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Trump Tax Reform Speech

Trump Tax Reform Speech

And when I say giant, I mean giant". Finally, the Republicans are already discussing cutting safety net programs like Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, and children's health insurance to pay for ...

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BT and Sky agree channel-sharing deal

BT and Sky agree channel-sharing deal

Now though, BT has struck a deal with Sky that will bring all 11 Sky Sports channels to the platform, including Sky Sports Premier League , so subscribers can view all the same matches and coverage...

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It's Free Shipping Friday!

It's Free Shipping Friday!

This roundup is also useful for planning purposes, but be sure to double-check the delivery details of your order before making a purchase. Today is typically the last day you can order an item onli...

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Would you buy a auto from a cat-shaped vending machine?

Would you buy a auto from a cat-shaped vending machine?

Last week, U.S. auto Major Ford announced it was partnering with China's e-commerce giant Alibaba supposedly "to explore new ways to redefine how consumers purchase and own vehicles, as well as ho...

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Retailers Hope For Strong Holiday Season As November Sales Beat Expectations

Retailers Hope For Strong Holiday Season As November Sales Beat Expectations

Retail sales in November increased 0.9 percent over October on a seasonally adjusted basis and were up 6 percent year-over-year unadjusted, according to calculations released today by the National R...

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Ryanair Christmas pilot strike averted as union recognition is on the table

Ryanair Christmas pilot strike averted as union recognition is on the table

The unions warned Ryanair earlier this week that it faced strike action on December 20 in Ireland, but the carrier has made a decision to change its policy "so that our customers can look forward to t...

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Welsh Wings for Delta as airline orders 100 aircraft

Welsh Wings for Delta as airline orders 100 aircraft

The Atlanta-based carrier on Thursday morning announced plans to purchase as many as 200 Airbus A321neo jetliners. Including options, the deal could potentially be worth up to $25.4 billion. Delta s...

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NY woman charged with laundering money to help ISIS

NY woman charged with laundering money to help ISIS

Justice Department. "[Shahnaz].fraudulently applied for over a dozen credit cards, which she used to purchase approximately $62,000 in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies online". She also allegedly ...

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Forex: What the BoE Decision on UK Interest Rates Means For GBP

Forex: What the BoE Decision on UK Interest Rates Means For GBP

Still, the view continued to be the same that as long as the economy continued to perform consistent with expectations, future rate hikes would be required to bring inflation back towards the target r...

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Analysts at BMO Capital Give Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) a Downgrade

The stock increased 0.56% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $106.1. About 6.49 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 4.67% the S&P500. Macquarie Research maintained it with ...

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Traders Buy Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) on Weakness Following Insider Selling

It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. The Blue Jay Capital Management Llc holds 470,000 shares with $8.87 million value, down from 675,000 last quarter. Northstar Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp owns 1...

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IEA: Rising US output threatens global oil market balance in 2018

IEA: Rising US output threatens global oil market balance in 2018

Motiva's imports of Saudi Arabian crude oil decreased significantly in 2017, down to 30% of Motiva's total crude oil imports in September, compared with 65% on average during 2016, Kallanish Energy ...

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Revoking Net Neutrality Violates Freedom of Expression

Revoking Net Neutrality Violates Freedom of Expression

While (logically speaking) chasing profit is not a bad idea, Net Neutrality supporters claim that common people have become more dependent internet than ever before and hence excessive freedom to inte...

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US F-22 fires flares to 'warn' Russian jets in Syria

US F-22 fires flares to 'warn' Russian jets in Syria

Pickart accused the Russian pilots of risky flying during the encounter. One of the Su-25 aircraft flew near an F-22A and the F-22A performed evasive maneuvers. Konashenkov also accused the United...

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Wine glasses get bigger and bigger

Wine glasses get bigger and bigger

It may not surprise anyone who has observed binge-drinking in pub-culture Britain on a Saturday night, but researchers at the University of Cambridge have produced historical evidence to suggest that,...

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Facebook : Social network accused of inaction over Russian ads in Brexit vote

Facebook : Social network accused of inaction over Russian ads in Brexit vote

Damian Collins hit out at the company after it identified three Russian-linked posts that it had already discovered as part of investigations in the US. So it's still not clear how much Brexit-rela...

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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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