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Apple Aims To Make Developers' Jobs Easier With New Startup Acquisition

Apple Aims To Make Developers' Jobs Easier With New Startup Acquisition

Indeed, $300 million came in on New Year's Day alone, presumably as everyone made unwise in-app purchases to get through their hangovers. Apple also notes there are now almost 2000 ARKit-enabled a...

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CVS Health Corporation (CVS), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 10,100 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $259,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Westwood Hldg Group Inc...

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West Oak Capital LLC Lowers Position in Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW)

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Axiom International Investors Llc decreased Priceline Com Inc (PCLN) stake by 28.67% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. 19,074 shares valued at $876,166 were ...

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Australia legalizes medicinal cannabis exports

Australia legalizes medicinal cannabis exports

Its medicinal cannabis clinics program is also on track to commence this year, which will provide professional education and training for physicians and patients. "By helping the domestic manufacturer...

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Rat on Plane Cancels Alaska Airlines Flight From Oakland to Portland

Rat on Plane Cancels Alaska Airlines Flight From Oakland to Portland

The airline has determined that the aircraft had turned around due to a mechanical issue, according to the Associated Press reports, although it's unclear how the issue was, if at all, related to the ...

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Coinbase Rejection Sees Ripple Drop 20% As Rumors Evaporate

It has also claimed the position of second most valuable cryptocurrency by market cap, dethroning Ethereum (see image below). Ripple fell to as low as $2.16 after reaching an all-time high of $3...

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Man soils plane bathrooms, diverting flight to Alaska

Passengers on this United flight got an unpleasant surprise on their journey from Chicago to Hong Kong, according to police. "We received a report of a passenger who had messed up the bathrooms wi...

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Thousands of flights cancelled in United States winter storms

Thousands of flights cancelled in United States winter storms

Delta said it was canceling 750 flights. Alaska and Virgin America are waiving change and cancellation fees for passengers who wish to alter their plans to or from affected airports. Greyhound buse...

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Largest Prime Number With More Than 23 Million Digits Discovered

Largest Prime Number With More Than 23 Million Digits Discovered

Pace's number eclipsed a prime number that had been discovered in January 2016, GIMPS reported. Initially, the new biggest first figure was discovered by 51-year-old American electrician engineer Jo...

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Internet Association Will Join Legal Battle to Fight FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal

Legal challenges to the decision have surfaced since, with a number of Attorney Generals and Congressmen from various USA states voicing their opposition to the bill, and some plans to file suit agai...

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Fire erupts as two planes collide at Toronto airport

No injuries have been reported. The 168 passengers of the WestJet plane were evacuated via an emergency exit on a freezing night with the temperature as low as minus 21 degrees Celsius. One member o...

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Spotify files to go public in NY

Spotify files to go public in NY

Wixen is seeking damages of $150,000 per song, the maximum award possible under the U.S. Copyright Act. Spotify have so far refused to comment on the matter. Spotify has been embroiled in a numbe...

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Flight Forced To Divert After A Passenger Smears Poop Over Bathrooms

Flight Forced To Divert After A Passenger Smears Poop Over Bathrooms

They say the adult male smeared the excrement in a couple of bathrooms, and took off his shirt and tried to stuff it in a toilet. The cleaning process, however, forced each of the flight's passengers ...

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Duff's Famous Wings sends Buffalo-style thanks to the Bengals

Duff's Famous Wings sends Buffalo-style thanks to the Bengals

Dalton immediately became a Buffalo hero, inspiring its fanatics to donate to the Cincinnati QB's charity, which provides funding and experiences for seriously ill children and their families in OH an...

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Get Hyped: 'Nacho Fries' Are Officially Coming To Taco Bell This Month

Get Hyped: 'Nacho Fries' Are Officially Coming To Taco Bell This Month

The fries, served with a dippable side of nacho cheese, will cost just $1. The Nacho Fries were tested previous year in the West Virginia and Bakersfield, Calif., markets. The Supreme fries are a bi...

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China limiting oil product exports to N.Korea

China limiting oil product exports to N.Korea

The Commerce Ministry said exports of refined petroleum products to the North in 2018 will be capped at 500,000 barrels. China moved Friday to further limit its trade with North Korea as part of U.N...

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Early Morning 4.4-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts California Bay Area Awake

Early Morning 4.4-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts California Bay Area Awake

USGS geophysicist Robert Sanders told The Washington Post that there have been no reports of injuries or fatalities. The natural disaster was centered north of the Claremont Hotel and was caused b...

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SBI likely to revise minimum balance requirement for Savings Bank Account

SBI likely to revise minimum balance requirement for Savings Bank Account

If any Savings Bank Account holder fails to maintain minimum balance requirement, he/she has to pay penalties. It will be the second cut in monthly average balance (MAB) since SBI introduced the...

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What will be India's advanced GDP numbers for FY18?

What will be India's advanced GDP numbers for FY18?

Here are five things to watch out for in the first advance estimates of GDP data for 2017-18. India's GDP would reach Rs 129.85 lakh crore in 2017-'18 as against Rs 121.90 lakh crore in the 2016-'17...

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Gander Outdoors store headed to Cedar Rapids after all

Gander Outdoors store headed to Cedar Rapids after all

Camping World Holdings bought Gander Mountain in bankruptcy court in May 2017. The company's news release says it has been working to get locations prepared for re-openings and said the store sit...

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Exports drive United Kingdom vehicle output higher in October

Exports drive United Kingdom vehicle output higher in October

The SMMT admitted it was not all doom and gloom for the industry as 2017's figures still represented the third best year for new auto registrations in the past decade and market share for electric or ...

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Local K-Mart On List of Stores Set to Close in 2018

Local K-Mart On List of Stores Set to Close in 2018

In North Carolina, no Sears stores are slated to close, but five Kmart stores will close in April. The Prices Corner Sears, located at 3240 Kirkwood Highway, was spared in a previous round of closin...

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Travis Kalanick, Uber Co-Founder, to Sell 29 Percent of His Stake

Travis Kalanick, Uber Co-Founder, to Sell 29 Percent of His Stake

It said Kalanick previously said he never had sold Uber shares. However, the investor consortium is also making a US$1.25 billion investment of fresh funding at the older, higher valuation. Kalanick...

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Loathsome Shill Ajit Pai Drops Out Of Planned CES Appearance

Loathsome Shill Ajit Pai Drops Out Of Planned CES Appearance

FCC Commissioner AJIT PAI has pulled out of an appearance at CES 2018 in LAS VEGAS next week. Brian Hart, director of the office of media relations at the FCC, told The Daily Caller News Founda...

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Lloyd Center Sears on list of stores to close; Springfield outlet too

Lloyd Center Sears on list of stores to close; Springfield outlet too

No information is available on how many employees will be affected by the store closings. Some of the liquidation sales are set to begin January 12, and employees will receive severance pay. Macy'...

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