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Four injured in terrorist attack in NY, suspect under arrest

Four injured in terrorist attack in NY, suspect under arrest

The Port Authority Bus Terminal, which bills itself as the world's busiest bus terminal, also is not far from Times Square. Ullah was taken into custody and was moved to Bellevue Hospital with non-lif...

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IT Department pays visit to Bitcoin exchanges

IT Department pays visit to Bitcoin exchanges

Indian Income Tax department has conducted a survey of all the Bitcoin exchanges operating in the country. As a part of the survey conducted under Section 13A of the Income Tax Act, the IT depa...

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Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar

Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar

Adler, in a statement . The information ministry said the pair were accused of intending "to send important security documents regarding security forces in Rakhine state to foreign agencies abroad"...

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Manpower hiring survey is another reason to be optimistic about 2018

Manpower hiring survey is another reason to be optimistic about 2018

Net employment outlook for the employers in the services sector is projected to rise 27 percent, employers in finance sees increase of 15 percent, insurance 19 percent and manufacturing 20 percen...

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India Bans Condom Advertisements During Primetime Television

India Bans Condom Advertisements During Primetime Television

The big idea seems to be that impressionable children get "spoilt" when they see such ads; so, such "indecent and inappropriate" content should be restricted to the late hours when children are tucked...

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Target Jumps into Same Day Delivery Battle with Shipt Acquisition

Target Jumps into Same Day Delivery Battle with Shipt Acquisition

Target will use the remainder of the new year to get its other half of stores up to speed with Shipt shoppers - well before the 2018 holiday season. "We'll continue growing our marketplace and membe...

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Higher gasoline prices push USA inflation rate up to 0.4%

Higher gasoline prices push USA inflation rate up to 0.4%

Fed policymakers have been confessed to being baffled throughout much of 2017 by persistently weak inflation, especially in the face of falling unemployment, but even so are expected to raise rates at...

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Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks Wednesday Night

Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks Wednesday Night

This year the moon is only in a thin crescent and it doesn't rise until 3 am. The shower will peak overnight December 13-14 with rates around one per minute under good conditions, according to Coo...

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Late goal helps Madrid advance to Club World Cup final

Late goal helps Madrid advance to Club World Cup final

Al Jazira took a shock lead during the clash, with the victor looking to book a place in the final against Gremio. "There will not be easy games and for just being Real Madrid we are not going to...

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Lufthansa scraps deal for Air Berlin's Niki

Lufthansa scraps deal for Air Berlin's Niki

A statement on Niki's website said flight operations "will cease as of December 14". "Due to the unexpected loss of proceeds from the Niki sale, KfW's loan to Air Berlin guaranteed by the federal go...

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SpaceX Will Launch a Reusable Rocket to the International Space Station

SpaceX Will Launch a Reusable Rocket to the International Space Station

The Dragon holds almost 5,000 pounds of supplies, including a barley experiment for Budweiser. The launch, which will take place from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, wil...

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Bitcoin Futures Surge In First Day Of Trading

Bitcoin Futures Surge In First Day Of Trading

The one-month future is up 13% from the open at $17,450, around $1,000 higher than the "spot" bitcoin price - the price at which bitcoin is now being bought and sold. The $893 difference reflects not ...

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Oil Prices Hit $65 on North Sea Pipeline Closure

Oil Prices Hit $65 on North Sea Pipeline Closure

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures CLc1 were at $57.10 a barrel at 0019 GMT, down 25 cents, or 0.4 percent, from their last settlement. As previously reported, Ineos, the operator of t...

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Irish-based Ryanair pilots to strike on 20th December

Irish-based Ryanair pilots to strike on 20th December

Ryanair passengers face disruption to their Christmas travel plans after pilots and crew announced industrial action in a bid to win union recognition and better conditions. "This dispute is exclusi...

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Local gas prices continue to drop

Local gas prices continue to drop

It was $2.26 last week, and $2.27 last month. AAA says gas prices are expected to drop as supply strengthens and the demand for gasoline weakens throughout the winter. "Each vehicle was tested on a ...

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Mall Operator Westfield Sold to French Real Estate Giant

Mall Operator Westfield Sold to French Real Estate Giant

It adds a number of new attractive retail markets in London and the wealthiest catchment areas in the USA. As sales fall so do retail property prices, to the point where they become attractive as a ...

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Facebook caves under pressure from governments to change tax structure

Facebook caves under pressure from governments to change tax structure

The Department of Finance would not comment on Facebook's move, but said Ireland will continue to co-operate with OECD efforts to combat tax avoidance. But there has been increased scrutiny on glo...

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Company Halts ICO After SEC Raises Registration Concerns

Company Halts ICO After SEC Raises Registration Concerns

In a statement posted to the agency's website , Clayton alluded to rumours of a cryptocurrency bubble, writing that "We are hearing the familiar refrain, 'This time is different.'" He went on to cau...

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Red kettles drawing more donations than mail, website

Red kettles drawing more donations than mail, website

Hargis said the funds collected during the Red Kettle drive directly benefit the local community and go toward buying gifts for forgotten angels from the Angel Tree program and general operating cos...

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Consumer price inflation hits a 15-month high of 4.88% in October

Because inflation is more than a percentage point above the bank's 2 percent target, Carney has to explain to Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond what he and his colleagues on the rate-setting ...

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Several flights in and out of NI cancelled

Several flights in and out of NI cancelled

Flights from Birmingham and London Luton have been cancelled into Ireland West Airport (Knock) and Dublin Airport. Passengers described scenes of "carnage" at Heathrow Airport as heavy snow that bla...

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Horgan's reluctant 'yes' on Site C was the right call

Horgan's reluctant 'yes' on Site C was the right call

Horgan said the NDP promised to send the project to the BC Utilities Commission. Based on current projections, BC Hydro has revised the budget to $10.7 billion. "We've done that and we've come to co...

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Global arms industry: First rise in arms sales since 2010, says SIPRI

Global arms industry: First rise in arms sales since 2010, says SIPRI

Overall, global sales of arms and military services have increased 38 percent since SIPRI began analyzing the data in 2002. This is 1.9% higher than the previous year, and is the first uptick af...

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Houston mother, baby kicked off Spirit flight

Houston mother, baby kicked off Spirit flight

Rui, who was traveling as part of a clinical cancer study, was already feeling frazzled by the flight's delays due to weather. "Since the plane hadn't finished re-boarding, and the doors were still ...

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HSBC draws line under Mexican cartel case after 5 yrs on probation

HSBC draws line under Mexican cartel case after 5 yrs on probation

The deal was described by American officials at the time as a "sword of Damocles". HSBC is no longer under threat of prosecution in the USA over allegations of money laundering in Mexico. Gulliver...

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Claude Puel: 'Leicester City deserved win over Newcastle United'

Claude Puel: 'Leicester City deserved win over Newcastle United'

The Japanese forward provided the assist for the decisive goal at St. James' Park, playing with a bandage after a knock to the head. He said: "The first example is Shinji - he is a kamikaze and it's...

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U.S. team planning for Olympics despite confusion in Trump administration

U.S. team planning for Olympics despite confusion in Trump administration

Blackmun said the USOC hadn't received a single comment from an athlete or sponsor suggesting they don't want to go to the Olympics, which begin February 9. "Right, our athletes are invited to partici...

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Met Éireann warn that Sunday night's temperatures will drop even further

Met Éireann warn that Sunday night's temperatures will drop even further

Their forecasts suggest tonights temperatures in Ulster could fall as low as minus 4 degrees celsius. The 24-hour warning came into effect at 11pm on Saturday. Motorists should clear the windows and m...

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China says Indian drone violated its airspace, crashed

China says Indian drone violated its airspace, crashed

The dispute between the two countries started in June this year, when India said that it is against the attempts of China to lengthen a road on the Doklam/Donglang plateau, at the border of China, Ind...

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Race 3: 'Jhakas' Anil Kapoor comes on board

Race 3: 'Jhakas' Anil Kapoor comes on board

Salman Khan, who headlines the cast of Race 3 , himself confirmed the news on his social media page. Salman took to his Twitter account to announce the addition of the " jhakaas " hero to the cast. "...

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Bitcoin surges above $15000 to new high

Bitcoin surges above $15000 to new high

Coinbase is one of the major cryptocurrency exchanges accounting for a third of bitcoin trading volume. The price of a single bitcoin soared this week from under $10,000 to more than $17,000 befor...

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Protesters picket Verizon in Times Square over 'net neutrality'

Protesters picket Verizon in Times Square over 'net neutrality'

In yesterday's letter, the Senators expressed concerns over reports that bots filed hundreds of thousands of comments to the FCC during the net neutrality policymaking process, and called for an inves...

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Seattle set to apply for National Hockey League expansion team

Seattle set to apply for National Hockey League expansion team

I think the rivalry with Vancouver as a potential would be nice. The buzz of another pro team in Seattle comes right on the heels of Durkan inking an agreement to renovate the 55-year old KeyArena...

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China exports growth hits 8-month high, imports defy pollution curbs

China exports growth hits 8-month high, imports defy pollution curbs

China's pollution problems rise in the winter, when... Overall trade data showed China's exports and imports unexpectedly accelerated last month even as concerns linger about the impact of the gover...

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Ford recruits Alibaba to help break into China's electric vehicle industry

According to the latest news from Reuters , Ford is considering to enter into the agreement as it plans to penetrate the China markets as their new strategy to stimulate their business growth. "Col...

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Gun maker American Outdoor slashes earnings forecast amid 'challenging market conditions'

Gun maker American Outdoor slashes earnings forecast amid 'challenging market conditions'

Lake Street's target means a potential downside of -15.90 % from the company's last stock close. A number of brokerages recently issued reports on AOBC . However, the top line was down 36.4% from $...

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U.S. adds 228000 jobs in November

U.S. adds 228000 jobs in November

Construction also saw an increase, with 23,000 new jobs. Next month's Beyond the Data Jobs Report will be a more extensive end-of-year recap and will include an extensive review of the labor market ...

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Xiaomi Redmi 5/Redmi 5 Plus: Affordable

Xiaomi Redmi 5/Redmi 5 Plus: Affordable "Full screen" smartphones priced under RM900

The phones come with minimal bezels and will be offered in gold, rose gold, light blue, and black color options. The Redmi 5 is priced at CNY 799 (around Rs. Just like Redmi 5 , Redmi 5 Plus...

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Ransomware Shut Down a Whole North Carolina County

Ransomware Shut Down a Whole North Carolina County

Diorio said no personal information was compromised during the hack. The hackers, which are believed to be from either Iran or Ukraine, told Mecklenburg County they had until 1 p.m. During a speaking ...

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Pearson (LON:PSON) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Kepler Capital Markets

Its down 1.95% from 6.26 million shares previously. The company reported GBX 31.20 ($0.42) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of GBX 30.30 ($0.41) by GBX 0.90 ($...

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