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$4 billion aircraft carrier is leaking just two weeks after commissioning

$4 billion aircraft carrier is leaking just two weeks after commissioning

The BBC reports the HMS Queen Elizabeth was found to be taking on as much as 50 gallons of water an hour due to a faulty shaft seal. According to a British Royal Navy spokesman, the 919-feet lon...

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United States upholds 300 per cent tariff on Bombardier C Series jet

United States upholds 300 per cent tariff on Bombardier C Series jet

Describing Wednesday's commerce department decision as "nakedly political", Unite warned that in addition to Northern Ireland jobs, as many as 22,000 US jobs could be under threat if the US ITC chose ...

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Deadlines arrive for mailing Christmas cards, holiday packages

Deadlines arrive for mailing Christmas cards, holiday packages

And as we reported in September, FedEx is adding dim-weight pricing to FedEx SmartPost effective January 22nd, when it will also change criteria and pricing for packages that require additional hand...

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EU High Court Tags Uber With Taxi Label, Stricter Regs

EU High Court Tags Uber With Taxi Label, Stricter Regs

The Barcelona-based law firm representing Elite Taxi, the association that filed the lawsuit against Uber that eventually saw Europe's top court rule that the ride-hailing service should be regulated ...

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Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ:VVUS) has declined 7.14% since December 20, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.61% the S&P500. General Mills also reported Cash provided by operating activi...

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Woman charged $350 after posting negative review of Brown County hotel

Woman charged $350 after posting negative review of Brown County hotel

Katrina Arthur and her husband wanted "some time alone" so they booked a room at the Abbey Inn in Brown County about 60 miles from home. Arthur alleges that when they arrived, the room was not clean...

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Ryanair's O'Leary warns unions ahead of first-ever talks

Ryanair's O'Leary warns unions ahead of first-ever talks

Ryanair's director of personnel Eddie Wilson described the meeting as very positive. "We have meetings with the German unions tomorrow and Portuguese on Thursday, and we have meetings set up thro...

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Coinbase gets MAJOR update, bringing support for Bitcoin Cash transactions

Coinbase gets MAJOR update, bringing support for Bitcoin Cash transactions

Coinbase's Bitcoin Cash announcement on Tuesday seemed to steal the wind behind other cryptocurrencies, as values for Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin dropped at around the same time. "Given price...

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U.S. home sales hit 11-year high, supply still tight

U.S. home sales hit 11-year high, supply still tight

The year-to-date (Jan. 1 - Nov. 30) sales total of 122,238 was 2.5-percent above the same period last year.The November 2017 statewide median sales price was $254,000, an increase of 5.8 percent from ...

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AT&T employees receiving $1000 bonuses after tax vote

The statement also says that the telecommunications giant will invest $1 billion in the United States next year. " AT&T plans to increase USA capital spending $1 billion and provide $1,000 spec...

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Pension War Could End Toys R Us This Week

Pension War Could End Toys R Us This Week

Toys R Us has already announced that 26 stores in the United Kingdom are set to close down in 2018, and there could be even worse news to come. The CVA threatened about 800 jobs, but would safeguard ...

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Investors lukewarm to CME's bitcoin futures

Investors lukewarm to CME's bitcoin futures

Institutional traders can buy and sell futures, but only a few of them can hold or transact in actual bitcoin for regulatory reasons. Bitcoin futures are derived from the underlying value of Bitcoin...

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Illegal Canadian Subsidies Propped up Bombardier C Series Program: Boeing

Illegal Canadian Subsidies Propped up Bombardier C Series Program: Boeing

At stake is the fact that the 300 per cent tariff could more than triple the price of each CSeries plane in the U.S. which could make the plane virtually unsellable in a vitally important market. Bomb...

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Virgin Hyperloop One's System Just Broke Elon Musk's Speed Record

Virgin Hyperloop One's System Just Broke Elon Musk's Speed Record

A 28-foot-long pod was placed into a 1,600-foot-long concrete test tube, which was depressurized to the equivalent air pressure experienced at 200,000 feet above sea level. Caspian Venture Capital (f...

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After WannaCry Ransomware Attack, White House Calls On 'All Companies' for Aid

After WannaCry Ransomware Attack, White House Calls On 'All Companies' for Aid

Jeanette Manfra, assistant secretary for the office of cybersecurity and communications at the Department of Homeland Security, announced that the federal government was planning to significantly expa...

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NSA Nasir Janjua fears eruption of nuclear war in South

Pakistan's national security adviser on Monday alleged that the USA, alongside India, is conspiring against a multi-billion-dollar Chinese project in the country. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ear...

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Flights to and from Atlanta vary day after power outage

Flights to and from Atlanta vary day after power outage

The pilot of her plane announced there was no power in the facility, but that it would be fixed shortly. "As a country, we're dependent on just a few critical airports". "People are calm, laughing, ...

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Searching for the most successful stocks? Check: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC)

Searching for the most successful stocks? Check: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC)

After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $65.75, MPC sits below its 52-week high. 3,386,323 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 4,3...

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Looks Like George Brandis Is Leaving Parliament For A Cushy New Gig

In another decision sure to draw the ire of the Labor, embattled Employment Minister Michaelia Cash has been promoted as head of the new Jobs and Innovation portfolio. "We wish him all the best in h...

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Twitter begins enforcing new anti-hate speech rules

Twitter begins enforcing new anti-hate speech rules

Britain First leaders Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen have had their Twitter accounts suspended as part of a global "purge" of accounts. The social media company also announced Monday it woul...

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GM showing off an all-new version of the Chevrolet Silverado

GM showing off an all-new version of the Chevrolet Silverado

The Silverado is Chevy's first all-new product since Ford rocked the truck world at the 2014 show with its aluminum-skin F-150. The front fascia is all black and sinister, drawing more attenti...

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Antoine Griezmann, French Soccer Star, Under Fire For Controversial Costume

Antoine Griezmann, French Soccer Star, Under Fire For Controversial Costume

The news has come as a big blow to Jose Mourinho's transfer plans who was eyeing a move for the German playmaker in January. Simeone was also asked about the future of right-back Sime Vrsaljko, heav...

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U.S. ruling could affect internet access in Australia

U.S. ruling could affect internet access in Australia

Net neutrality activists have staged a series of protests in cities around the USA and online, amid fears that dominant broadband providers could change how the Internet works. The Internet Associat...

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GST Council nod for mandatory e-Way Bill for inter-State movement

GST Council nod for mandatory e-Way Bill for inter-State movement

These regulations will be meant to bring uniformity across states for seamless inter-state movement of goods, the government statement mentioned. Under the GST regime, transporters will have to pr...

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Andhra Pradesh, Google X ink MoU to bring FSOC technology to India

Andhra Pradesh, Google X ink MoU to bring FSOC technology to India

To support the initial roll-out, X will have some engineers based in Andhra Pradesh as the deployment gets off the ground, the post said. Alphabet's X is piloting new Free Space Optical Communic...

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Hackers halt plant operations in 'watershed' cyber attack

Hackers halt plant operations in 'watershed' cyber attack

On Thursday, cybersecurity researchers from FireEye's Mandiant revealed that threat actors deployed malware capable of manipulating emergency shutdown systems at a critical infrastructure firm ...

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Ryanair strike may still go ahead unless management meet union before Wednesday

Ryanair strike may still go ahead unless management meet union before Wednesday

Ryanair said it had written to the pilot unions in Ireland, the UK, Germany, Italy , Spain, and Portugal to recognise unions as the representative body for pilots in each of those countries. "Once we...

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More people will travel for the holidays than ever before, says AAA

More people will travel for the holidays than ever before, says AAA

In the last 10 years or so, year-end holiday travel has increased more than 25 percent. "Across the board this year, travel has increased year-over-year for every major holiday weekend - Memorial Da...

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Covert Uber 'impersonation' and 'wiretapping' claims revealed in court letter

The 37-page document containing a slew of allegations is being used as evidence in the firm's $1.9bn (£1.4bn) legal battle with Waymo, the driverless auto venture created by Google's parent company ...

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Walmart Canada helps Salvation Army Kettle campaign

Walmart Canada helps Salvation Army Kettle campaign

The thief's bad behavior inspired Jones to replace the stolen money with a $200 donation. In addition, the Salvation Army is pleased to announce its sixth annual Day of Caring Thursday. The gift wil...

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Free Shipping Day: Retailers Ensure Delivery by Christmas Eve

Free Shipping Day: Retailers Ensure Delivery by Christmas Eve

Visit the full Christmas Shipping Calendar for more details on shipping/delivery. Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE: BBY ) - Every order made today is eligible for free shipping . Dell - Customers can get...

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What's Next for Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) After Making 52-Week High?

What's Next for Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) After Making 52-Week High?

The stock increased 1.25% or $1.24 during the last trading session, reaching $100.1. About 3.07 million shares traded. Over the past week, Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ: TXN ) has performed...

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Earnings Analysis Of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Toth Financial Advisory Corp, which manages about $319.42M and $382.94M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Wal (NYSE:WMT) by 6,668 shares to 41,635 shares, valued at $3.15M in 2017Q2, according to ...

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NY woman laundered bitcoin to aide Islamic State

NY woman laundered bitcoin to aide Islamic State

Shahnaz allegedly meant to "put thousands of dollars into the coffers of terrorists", Acting U.S. Attorney for the Easter District of New York Bridget Rohde said in a statement. Prosecutors said that ...

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U.S. labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling

U.S. labor board overturns Obama-era 'joint employment' ruling

Today's vote overturned the Browning-Ferris ruling and reinstated the previous standard requiring direct control. Trump's appointees, who joined the board in August and September, are widely expecte...

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Oil recovers on big United States crude stock drawdown

Oil recovers on big United States crude stock drawdown

Analysts and other experts have spent the past year on one hand insisting the global glut is over and on the other worrying that producing nations are simply pumping too much for the market to absor...

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Undoing Net Neutrality Could Affect Internet Users In Rural Areas

Undoing Net Neutrality Could Affect Internet Users In Rural Areas

On "Fox & Friends", Pai hit back at the vociferous criticism, specifically from Kimmel, saying the comedian is "getting everything wrong" in his explanation of the repeal. Attorney General Janet Mills...

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York scraps Uber's licence over data breach

York scraps Uber's licence over data breach

The licence renewal rejection in the northern English city was another blow to Uber's United Kingdom operations after it was found unfit to run a taxi service in London in September and its Sheffield ...

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Salvation Army preparing to distribute Angel Tree gifts

Salvation Army preparing to distribute Angel Tree gifts

But much of the Christmas giving, and year around help for that matter, wouldn't happen without donations made at the Salvation Army Christmas kettles. Past year in MA, the Salvation Army provided m...

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Family Management Corp Has $3.87 Million Position in Schlumberger Limited. (SLB)

Quality Sys Inc now has $880.58M valuation. The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.3786 during the last trading session, reaching $68.4414. About 324,128 shares traded. Alphamark Advisors Llc stated it has 0...

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