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NY flight to Seattle forced to make emergency potty break

NY flight to Seattle forced to make emergency potty break

The scheduled six-hour flight made the bathroom stop in Billings, Montana at around 6pm local time (1am GMT) on Saturday (2 December). Instead, they decided to make a sharp left turn and head hundre...

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Shanghai Opens World's Largest Starbucks (For Now)

Shanghai Opens World's Largest Starbucks (For Now)

The massive 30,000 sq ft store in Shanghai, China , boasts an entire roastery and the longest coffee bar in the world . After Shanghai, the second and third are scheduled to open in Milan and NY (20...

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Saturna Capital Boosted Its Intel (INTC) Stake; Brown & Brown Has 1.29 Sentiment

Shares of Intel Corporation ( NASDAQ:INTC ) traded down $0.19 on Wednesday, hitting $43.25. Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 4,651 shares of the chip maker's stock worth $156,000 after purchasing an ...

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US deportations decline in 2017 but arrests of illegal immigrants rise

US deportations decline in 2017 but arrests of illegal immigrants rise

ICE removed approximately 226,000 people from the country in the 2017 fiscal year, which ended on September 30, down six percent from 2016. Arrests of criminals were up 12 percent over the previous ...

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Fitbit's smartwatch gets a whole bunch of new apps

Fitbit's smartwatch gets a whole bunch of new apps

Developing for yet another new app store is a pain, but at least Fitbit's making the job a little simpler. Now Fitbit is updating the watch software with several dozen more apps, with new ones now ava...

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VW senior manager faces prison for US emissions scandal

VW senior manager faces prison for US emissions scandal

Oliver Schmidt ― a German native who worked in the U.S.as Volkswagen's top emissions compliance manager ― had pleaded guilty in August to two charges in the case of Volkswagen altering its diesel ca...

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Pollution harmful to babies ' brains

Unicef said breathing polluted air could damage brain tissue and undermine cognitive development. According to the American Lung Association's " State of the Air " report for 2017, almost 40 perce...

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Crude Oil Plunges Almost 3% On Gasoline Surplus

Futures erased Tuesday's gains in NY after the American Petroleum Institute was said to report gasoline stockpiles in the world's largest economy surged by 9.2 million barrels last week, Bloomberg sa...

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Shares in Sleepy's Owner Steinhoff Fall 60% on Accounting Probe

Shares in Sleepy's Owner Steinhoff Fall 60% on Accounting Probe

Steinhoff bought the Willenhall-based chain of discount stores for £610 million previous year. Shares in Steinhoff International plummeted by as much as 68% in Frankfurt after its CEO resigned and...

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CVS Health (CVS) Price Target Raised to $85.00 at Needham & Company LLC

CVS Health (CVS) Price Target Raised to $85.00 at Needham & Company LLC

The stock decreased 3.07% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $2.37. About 3,733 shares traded. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) has risen 6.83% since December 5, 2016 and is uptrending...

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NH schools gear up for Hour of Code

NH schools gear up for Hour of Code

Courses like Computer Sciences are still an elective in Ontario High Schools, something this provinces Minister of Education, Mitzie Hunter says she's reviewing. As of the first day of this school yea...

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Buys 19000 Shares of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Buys 19000 Shares of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Kinder Morgan, Inc . (NYSE: KMI ) has risen 13.09% since December 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 3.6%. In terms of p...

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Analyzing the Insider Data for Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

Analyzing the Insider Data for Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500. Bank of America Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Bramble Frank P has sold 86,763 s...

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Stock Chalking up Significant Action in Session: Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)

The acquisition is expected to be strongly accretive to earnings in the first full year following Completion in fiscal 2019. The $6.3 billion transaction was approved unanimously by Regal's and Cin...

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Oklahoma Sooners' Lead Running Back Accused Of Rape

Oklahoma Sooners' Lead Running Back Accused Of Rape

She said she was planning to take an Uber home, but Anderson's friends "were insistent that he take" her home. The woman says that over the weekend, through a conversation with a friend, she started...

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The Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.21

The Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.21

The company has market cap of $3.80 billion. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $14.12. About 747,606 shares traded. Robert W. Baird downgraded it to "Neutr...

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Google to hire thousands of YouTube moderators as criticism over content mounts

Google to hire thousands of YouTube moderators as criticism over content mounts

On Dec. 4, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki said in a blog post that the company would continue increasing the number of people reviewing YouTube content to more than 10,000 next year. "We've heard ...

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Apple agrees to cough up for $15 billion Irish tax bill

Apple agrees to cough up for $15 billion Irish tax bill

This is a temporary account as it operates until the completion of a transaction process, which is implemented after all the conditions between the buyer and the seller are settled. The Government has...

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China's budding coffee culture propels Starbucks

China's budding coffee culture propels Starbucks

Starbucks is looking to leverage its huge growth in China, which is now the brand's fastest growing market, where a new store opens every 15 hours. It is the first Reserve Roastery to launch in Asi...

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Cinnabon fuses cookie, cinnamon bun for new treat on National Cookie Day

Cinnabon fuses cookie, cinnamon bun for new treat on National Cookie Day

In a cheeky Instagram post, the sweet bun company said, "Worlds Collide 12.4.17". Like other food-related holidays, there are a ton of shops participating in National Cookie Day, so do yourself a favo...

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Australia investigates Facebook and Google over media impact

Australia investigates Facebook and Google over media impact

Spokespeople from Facebook and Google told AdNews they welcome the investigation: "We look forward to a thorough inquiry into the Australian media market", the Facebook spokesperson said . He add...

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Amazon launches online store in Australia

Amazon launches online store in Australia

Customer orders will be processed at Amazon's new fulfilment centre in Dandenong South. Under the free delivery offer, Amazon said it estimated delivery times as short as three business days in ...

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Supermarket chain fights against waste by selling food after best before

Supermarket chain fights against waste by selling food after best before

Despite concerted efforts to reduce food waste through the entire supply chain, the government's waste advisory body, Wrap, says £13bn-worth of edible food is thrown out in Britain every year. Tha...

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Facebook payout turns Winklevoss twins into first Bitcoin billionaires

Facebook payout turns Winklevoss twins into first Bitcoin billionaires

Yesterday, bitcoin hovered close to an all-time high of US$11,800 set on Sunday after the USA derivatives regulator allowed CME Group and CBOE Global Markets to list bitcoin futures. Still, the twin...

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CME Group self-certifies listing of bitcoin futures contract

CME Group self-certifies listing of bitcoin futures contract

Since November 2016, CME Group and Crypto Facilities Ltd. have calculated and published the BRR, which aggregates the trade flow of major bitcoin spot exchanges during a calculation window into the ...

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Net neutrality protests, coming to a Verizon store near you this Thursday

Net neutrality protests, coming to a Verizon store near you this Thursday

Schneiderman said that his office believed the identities of Americans were stolen and used to submit comments on net neutrality to the FCC. The FCC received nearly 23 million comments since last ...

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Black Friday deals likely boosted USA auto sales

The carmaker's year-to-date sales, as of November 30, were down 1.1 percent, from 2.72 million last year to 2.69 million this year. Ford's Edge crossover and Explorer SUV were up 22.5% and 24.8%, ...

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Autonomous cars closer than we think

Autonomous cars closer than we think

GM over the past several months has regained its status as the largest US automaker by market capitalization over electric luxury vehicle maker Tesla Inc. Because GM has software and sensor developm...

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How Analysts Feel About Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)?

A ratio over 1 indicates that the market is willing to pay more for the shares. The stock increased 0.34% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $62.84. Prudential Financial owns 840,373 s...

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Trump Made Hope Hicks Steam His Pants While He Was Wearing Them

Trump Made Hope Hicks Steam His Pants While He Was Wearing Them

Trump ordered the helicopter pilot to decrease altitude so he could call Manafort on his cell phone. I like cleanliness. I think you're better off going there than someplace you have no idea where the...

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McD manager gets $110000 for tip on serial killer

McD manager gets $110000 for tip on serial killer

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay initially said Walker was not eligible to receive its $5,000 reward money because she did not actually call the tip line, although the group later put out a statement say...

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Shafik Returns to Cairo from Abu Dhabi on Board Private Jet

Shafik Returns to Cairo from Abu Dhabi on Board Private Jet

Source close to shafiq's family had also told Reuters earlier Saturday that Shafiq was arrested at his home in the United Arab Emirates and is being deported to Egypt . "His daughters were shocked as...

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Delivery driver defecates on a street in Sacramento

Delivery driver defecates on a street in Sacramento

Video shows a locally based delivery service driver who was contracted by Amazon squatting behind the door of their van. Why is your driver squatting in-front of my house? "The delivery company su...

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Korean footballers vow to give their best despite daunting World Cup draw

Korean footballers vow to give their best despite daunting World Cup draw

In Group F with South Korea are the defending champions Germany, Mexico - who are ranked 16th in the Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings - and Sweden - ranked 18th. Sout...

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Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

In order for the tree to get the most water to all the branches, re-cutting it before you place it in the stand will help it to last longer. "It's a European market so we're looking at what producti...

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Infosys hires Salil Parekh of Capgemini as its new CEO

Infosys hires Salil Parekh of Capgemini as its new CEO

Parekh will take on the role from January 2, and was a member of Capgemini's group executive board, Infosys said in a filing to the stock exchange on Saturday. 6- He has occupied various leadership po...

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Research Ratings: Amazon.com, Inc. ((AMZN)), Illumina, Inc. ((ILMN))

Research Ratings: Amazon.com, Inc. ((AMZN)), Illumina, Inc. ((ILMN))

It has underperformed by 70.04% the S&P500. Telos Capital Management Inc decreased Amazon Com Inc (AMZN) stake by 21.27% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (NASDAQ:AMZN). 985 were reported by Naples Adv...

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American Airlines glitch gives pilots holiday at Christmas

American Airlines glitch gives pilots holiday at Christmas

A glitch in the computer system American Airlines pilots use to schedule time off raised concerns this week that many planes would lack pilots and other essential personnel. The flights that now have ...

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Markets in green, Sensex 116 pts up

Markets in green, Sensex 116 pts up

At the close, the benchmark 30-share index, BSE Sensex lost 453.41 or 1.35% at 33,149.35 with 25 components registering drop. Sentiment got a boost after data showed that India's economy expanded by...

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White House Plans To Fire Tillerson, Replace Him With CIA's Pompeo

White House Plans To Fire Tillerson, Replace Him With CIA's Pompeo

On stops in Brussels, Vienna and Paris, he'll face foreign leaders who will do their best to express comity but also wonder how much longer he'll remain in the job. The secretary of state reportedly ...

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