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NYC sues oil companies over effects of fossil fuels

NYC sues oil companies over effects of fossil fuels

New York City is already implementing its over $20bn resiliency program, which aims to recover from climate change damages and prepare for future climate events by building resilience against rising ...

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Trump Says He Would Beat Oprah Winfrey if She Ran for President

Trump Says He Would Beat Oprah Winfrey if She Ran for President

But he says, "I don't think she's going to run". "I did one of her shows", Trump told reporters assembled during a meeting on immigration. Winfrey's rousing speech at the Golden Globes st...

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Toyota and Mazda team up to build a $1.6 billion United States factory

Toyota and Mazda team up to build a $1.6 billion United States factory

It produces most of the cars and trucks it sells in the U.S.at those USA plants and exports some of those cars to other markets. The new plant -in a state Trump won by 28 points in 2016 - could be...

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South Africa's Zuma Announces Inquiry Into Alleged

South Africa's Zuma Announces Inquiry Into Alleged "State Capture"

In a statement released tonight by the presidential office, the president stated that in order to investigate and take actions related to complaints and allegations about the so-called capture of the ...

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Pregnant? Pee on this Ikea ad for a discount

Pregnant? Pee on this Ikea ad for a discount

Swedish agency Åkestam Holst worked with Mercene Labs to design and create the advert, which uses similar technology to pregnancy tests . It's cool that the ad provides a free pregnancy test an...

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Theresa May plans to extend plastic bag charge and end 'throwaway culture'

Theresa May plans to extend plastic bag charge and end 'throwaway culture'

According to reports by the BBC , the move to extend the charge is expected to come as part of the government's highly-anticipated 25-year environment plan, which is expected to be published this wee...

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U.S. oil output will rise more than 10% by November 2019

U.S. oil output will rise more than 10% by November 2019

USA output will continue to rise in 2019, surpassing 11 million bpd by the end of that year, the EIA report said. The decline in crude stocks fell short of industry group the American Petroleum Ins...

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Discovery leaving Silver Spring for NY

Discovery leaving Silver Spring for NY

In a letter to employees obtained by WATE 6 On Your Side, Discovery CEO David Zaslav told employees the company was making changes to redefine the company's global real estate strategy. "Since the...

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China Officials Are Said to View Treasuries Less Attractive

China Officials Are Said to View Treasuries Less Attractive

Is this the start of a trade war? U.S. Treasuries dropped after Bloomberg reported the discussions, sending benchmark 10-year note yields to 2.58 percent, the highest since March, as of 10:45 a.m...

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Christmas sales rise triggers Sainsbury's profit boost

Christmas sales rise triggers Sainsbury's profit boost

The weaker performance is Argos is in stark contrast to a year ago when the catalogue retailer turbo-charged the group's Christmas sales with revenue growth of 3.7%. German discounter Lidl also reve...

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Anushka Sharma is coming to haunt you as 'Pari'

Anushka Sharma is coming to haunt you as 'Pari'

Anushka Sharma took to Twitter to share the latest poster of her horror film in which she is sitting with a chilling expressions while a ghost is standing right behind her, with her hands on Anushka'...

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Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employer

Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employer

The complaint itself is littered with (and includes as exhibits) screenshots of posts to social media outlets discussing activities inside and outside of work as well as internal clips from communicat...

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Berkshire Hathaway expands board; Buffett, Munger keep seats

Berkshire Hathaway expands board; Buffett, Munger keep seats

The Oracle and Charlie Munger remain in their existing positions. Buffett said the move isn't due to any looming concerns, saying he's in "remarkably good health". He is also not jumping on board wi...

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Tesla has finally begun manufacturing solar roof tiles

Tesla has finally begun manufacturing solar roof tiles

A wider rollout of the new solar product appeared to be linked to transferring production from Tesla's pilot factory in Fremont to the bigger facility in Buffalo. The company also said it has comple...

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World Bank term economic sector of Bangladesh stable

World Bank term economic sector of Bangladesh stable

The "highly synchronized" economic expansion across all regions includes solid growth in the big three advanced economies - the US, Japan and the European Union - and improvements in the important ...

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Karnataka girls 'warned' on ties with men of other faiths

Karnataka girls 'warned' on ties with men of other faiths

In her suicide note, she named five men, who harassed her and her mother by accusing the victim of hanging out with a Muslim boy, thereby creating issues of love jihad. She was also threatened for...

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The Fisker Emotion Is The Achingly Pretty EV With 24-Inch Wheels

The Fisker Emotion Is The Achingly Pretty EV With 24-Inch Wheels

Fisker said the features such as the extended driving range "will make even people sitting on the fence (about electric cars) look at it". The Fisker EMotion , which made its debut at the Consumer...

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Allegiant Air to launch service to Charleston and Sarasota from Pittsburgh

Allegiant Air to launch service to Charleston and Sarasota from Pittsburgh

The new year-round route to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) begins April 13, with fares as low as $48. Less than one week after Allegiant Air confirmed it would be indefinitely susp...

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Bitcoin Naysayer Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase

Bitcoin Naysayer Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase "Regrets" His Past Comments

He called the digital currency a " fraud ", predicted that governments would "crush it" and even threatened to fire any of his bankers if they traded it. His "cry foul" comments were also revealed to ...

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Plastic microbeads ban comes into force

Plastic microbeads ban comes into force

The ban was recommended by the UK Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee, which recently called for a tax on plastic-lined coffee cups and a deposit return program for plastic bottles, and wants t...

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos now worth $105B, surpassing Bill Gates

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos now worth $105B, surpassing Bill Gates

Forbes also put Bezos at the head of the uber-rich class, but cited his net worth at $104.4 billion. Although Bezos' wealth is the largest overall figure, it does not compare to famously wealthy in...

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Discovery to Leave Maryland

Huge murals advertising Shark Week were installed on the building for years. The sale and closing of the Silver Spring building is expected about one year after the closing of the Scripps acquisition....

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South Brooklyn Assemblymember Pamela Harris indicted on fraud charges

South Brooklyn Assemblymember Pamela Harris indicted on fraud charges

Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of ny announced on Tuesday. The U.S. Attorney's Office said in a news release that Pamela Harris, a New York State Assemblywoman, was indicted for a number...

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Old school Kodak +67% on blockchain move

Old school Kodak +67% on blockchain move

January 9, 2018 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Investorideas.com, a leader in Blockchain content with its Bitcoin and blockchain portals strong Bitcoinandblockchainstocks.com , Cryptocurrencyinvesto...

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Not eyeing anyone's territory to exploit resources, PM Modi's dig at China

Not eyeing anyone's territory to exploit resources, PM Modi's dig at China

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India has no intention of exploiting any country's resources and is not eyeing anyone's territory, basing its relationships not on "profit or loss" but o...

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