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Booming orders help United Kingdom factories to best month since 2013

Booming orders help United Kingdom factories to best month since 2013

Activity in the United Kingdom manufacturing sector picked up in November, hitting its highest level since August 2013, according to data released on Friday. Manufacturers said domestic demand and a r...

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Tesla activates world's biggest battery

Tesla activates world's biggest battery

The world's biggest lithium-ion battery has plugged into an Australian state grid, an official said Friday, easily delivering on Tesla Inc. chief executive Elon Musk's 100-day guarantee. South Austral...

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USA regulator to allow CME, CBOE to list bitcoin futures

USA regulator to allow CME, CBOE to list bitcoin futures

The announcement by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) paves the way for CME and CBOE to become the first traditional USA regulated exchanges to launch trading in bitcoin-related financ...

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Army vet says Franken groped her in 2003

Army vet says Franken groped her in 2003

Then, she says, "He took it and leaned toward me with his mouth open". "I am trying to take responsibility by apologizing ". "I know I let a lot of people down". Franken, who has apologized for his b...

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Verizon Announced the First Market to Get 5G Home Internet

Verizon Announced the First Market to Get 5G Home Internet

About 17.22 million shares traded or 8.68% up from the average. Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 20th. Ishares 1 (CSJ) was raised to...

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Crude oil futures decline on overseas leads

Crude oil futures decline on overseas leads

Oil prices have rallied by 40 percent since the middle of the year, supported by a deal between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other major exporters, such as Russian ...

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Growth rate below Modi's promise: P Chidambaram

Growth rate below Modi's promise: P Chidambaram

The reforms by the central government were leading to a faster growth as well as creating a strong and stable economy, with increased opportunities for the poor and middle class, he added. Coming clos...

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Former Facebook exec says she was harassed on flight

Former Facebook exec says she was harassed on flight

The email Zuckerberg sent outlined sexual remarks allegedly made by the man who had been seated in first class next to her. She continued: "When I brought it to the flight attendants" attention, the...

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American Airlines contends only a 'few hundred' December flights have no pilots

American Airlines contends only a 'few hundred' December flights have no pilots

American Airlines' top brass are scrambling in an attempt to rectify the scheduling glitch, which has left thousands of Christmas flights without pilots. "We have not canceled any scheduled flights i...

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Back to books at Barnes & Noble

Back to books at Barnes & Noble

It was also a far cry from Wall Street's losses per share estimate of 26 cents for the quarter. For the fiscal 2018 year, Barnes & Noble expects comparable sales to decline in the low single digits ...

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Dow Jones industrial average closes above 24000 points for the first time

Dow Jones industrial average closes above 24000 points for the first time

The Senate was due to begin voting on amendments to the bill later on Thursday, with a final vote late in the evening or early Friday. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks picked up 1....

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No 'ash-content' in Maggi, 100% safe: Nestle India

No 'ash-content' in Maggi, 100% safe: Nestle India

Maggi is consumed mostly by children and playing with the health of people by providing sub-standard products is something that can not be pardoned". Shahjahanpur District Administration has imposed...

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Drink up, Applebee's offering $1 Long Island Iced Teas all December

Drink up, Applebee's offering $1 Long Island Iced Teas all December

If you enjoyed the Dollaritas Applebee's offered in October , you're going to like the sound of this. Applebee's; for when Red Lobster is just a bit too upscale! The "Dollar L.I.T." contains vo...

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Britain nears deal with European Union in Irish border Brexit talks

Britain nears deal with European Union in Irish border Brexit talks

The other European Union state members are backing Ireland on this. She must reject that offer because she lost her parliamentary majority in the election she needlessly called last June, and rema...

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American Airlines glitch let all pilots take off for the holidays

American Airlines glitch let all pilots take off for the holidays

The airline said its working to address the issue and to avoid cancellation during the holiday season. The system is supposed to allow pilots to bid based on seniority for vacation time, according ...

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Nintendo Switch ranks first in all Black Friday, Cyber Monday online sales

Nintendo Switch ranks first in all Black Friday, Cyber Monday online sales

Over the holiday weekend, shoppers said they headed to department stores (43 percent) and shopped online (42 percent). Average expected spending per person was $335.47. Online spend surpassed at lea...

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Archdiocese of Washington Challenges Metro System's Advertising Guidelines - Archdiocese of Washington

Archdiocese of Washington Challenges Metro System's Advertising Guidelines - Archdiocese of Washington

While no overtly religious message is included in the text of the ad itself, the home page FindthePerfectGift explains that "Jesus is the flawless gift", and includes links for visitors to find the ...

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Buffalo Wild Wings is sold to owner of Arby's, Jimmy John's

Buffalo Wild Wings is sold to owner of Arby's, Jimmy John's

Buffalo Wild Wings has not experienced the same growth, losing families and children from its audience. Under the terms of the deal, Buffalo Wild Wings will become a closely held subsidiary of Arby'...

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Ride-sharing service Uber banned in Israel

Ride-sharing service Uber banned in Israel

Uber was also sued by Israel's Transportation Ministry in May based on Israeli laws that forbid accepting payment from passengers without obtaining the necessary license to operate a taxi in the count...

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Judge clears way for Trump's pick to head CFPB

Judge clears way for Trump's pick to head CFPB

President Donald Trump in Washington November 27, 2017. A federal judge has made a decision to leave White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney in place as acting director of the Consumer Financial P...

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Meteor satellite launched from Vostochny may be in wrong orbit, Roscosmos says

Meteor satellite launched from Vostochny may be in wrong orbit, Roscosmos says

As it is widely known, Roscosmos have had number of problems with finishing launch sites for Angara at their Vostochny Cosmodrome . Contact with 19 satellites, including Russia's Earth observatio...

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After Record Black Friday, How Will Cyber Monday Fare?

After Record Black Friday, How Will Cyber Monday Fare?

Conversion rates will reach their peak during the last hour of Cyber Monday (11 p.m. - midnight) at four times the annual average. Earlier discounts this season: While 6 percent of the apparel ret...

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Internet firms laud TRAI's recommendations on net neutrality; telecom operators upset

Internet firms laud TRAI's recommendations on net neutrality; telecom operators upset

The US plan did not deter Trai chairman R.S. Sharma from spelling out recommendations backing a free internet . "Specialised service i.e services other than Internet Access Services which are opt...

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Judge postpones Uber trade secret trial based on bombshell memo

Judge postpones Uber trade secret trial based on bombshell memo

The multibillion-dollar case has hobbled Uber's self-driving vehicle ambitions, and the latest setback comes as new Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi is working to lock in a major share sale this week...

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YouTube Pulls Exploitative Child Videos as Advertisers Flee

YouTube Pulls Exploitative Child Videos as Advertisers Flee

Since it started enforcing Community Guidelines more strictly it has terminated more than 270 accounts and removed over 150,000 videos from the platform, according to Vice News . The Guardian report...

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Zimbabwe in chaos as President SACKS entire cabinet

Zimbabwe in chaos as President SACKS entire cabinet

However, the military and police also said in a joint statement that the "situation in our country has returned to normalcy" after a crisis during which the military staged a takeover and huge crowds ...

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Shiffrin dominates Killington slalom

Shiffrin dominates Killington slalom

Kjetil Jansrud picked up where he left off in the season-opening men's World Cup super-G race, as Mikaela Shiffrin dominated the women's slalom. She did however finish second in Saturday's giant sla...

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Bitcoin value hits record high

Bitcoin value hits record high

The surge has swept along individual investors. In any case, many others have offered a more direct evaluation for bitcoin and its hike. At this moment, Bitcoin has breached yet another high, ...

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Retail stocks climb higher on the heels of Black Friday

In fact, a survey from the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics found that 46 percent of shoppers ages 18 to 24 plan on spending more on holiday gifts this year than they ...

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Best Amazon Cyber Monday deals for 2017

Best Amazon Cyber Monday deals for 2017

But other shoppers say the prefer Black Friday because they enjoy the experience of getting out and shopping. This Cyber Monday, millions will get their holiday shopping done without ever leaving th...

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Industrial strategy commits United Kingdom to circular economy

Industrial strategy commits United Kingdom to circular economy

This new state-of-the-art United Kingdom hub is meant to help ensure innovative research into future treatments for patients and pioneering medicines are completed in Britain, according to business se...

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Meredith to acquire Time Inc. in $2.8B deal

Meredith to acquire Time Inc. in $2.8B deal

Meredith, which publishes a wide array of consumer magazines, will pay $18.50 per share of the publicly traded Time Inc., a substantial premium. In late April, company brass called off a sale effort...

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S&P affirms India rating at BBB- with stable outlook

S&P affirms India rating at BBB- with stable outlook

The rating stance taken by S&P comes days after Moody's Investors Service raised India's sovereign rating for the first time in over 13 years, saying that growth prospects have improved with continu...

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France beat Belgium in Lille win Davis Cup for 10th time

France beat Belgium in Lille win Davis Cup for 10th time

I am so proud of my team, we really wanted this trophy. "Too bad for those who had buried me on Friday", Pouille said. "That losing culture, it was destroying me", Noah said in a long monologue at t...

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'Anti-Terrorism' Muslim Alliance Meets in Saudi, Qatar Excluded

'Anti-Terrorism' Muslim Alliance Meets in Saudi, Qatar Excluded

Today's meeting coincides with an escalation in tensions between Saudi and Iran, particularly over wars in Syria and Yemen and the political structure of multi-confessional Lebanon. While the alliance...

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Neighborhood Merchants Compete With Big Box Stores On Small Business Saturday

Neighborhood Merchants Compete With Big Box Stores On Small Business Saturday

Beaty has participated in Small business Saturday for 25 years now. As customers flooded Unglued Friday afternoon, Morken began blowing up balloons to spell out "SHOP SMALL" for her store Saturday m...

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Jeff Bezos is worth $100 billion

Jeff Bezos is worth $100 billion

Black Friday has pushed Jeff Bezos' net worth past $100bn (£74bn), making the Amazon founder the first business mogul to surpass the mark in 18 years. In October, the European Commission ordered it ...

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Black Friday (shopping) Articles, Photos, and Videos

Black Friday (shopping) Articles, Photos, and Videos

The retail giant, hoping to bring in customers with low prices, certainly managed to attract business, but perhaps more than its credit card machines were able to handle. Can't even look up Macy's acc...

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Suspect in death of Oakland County deputy charged with first-degree homicide

Suspect in death of Oakland County deputy charged with first-degree homicide

Both counts carry a penalty of life in prison without parole upon conviction. The Oakland County sheriff says one of his deputies was killed during an overnight police chase. He is now on probation ...

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President nod to Ordinance to amend Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code

President nod to Ordinance to amend Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code

It would prevent the "unscrupulous", undesirable persons from misusing the provisions of the IBC and would promote the sale of distressed assets to global investors. "A person shall not be eligible to...

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