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Employers Added 200K Jobs in January, Wages Rise Sharply

Employers Added 200K Jobs in January, Wages Rise Sharply

Jason Patrick, who owns the Nashville, Tenn., office of Express Employment Professionals with his wife, said the tightening labor market means more workers are jumping to new jobs compared with re...

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Alonso joins Toyota for Le Mans debut, other WEC races

Alonso joins Toyota for Le Mans debut, other WEC races

It was not immediately clear which other WEC races Alonso plans to take part in, but his F1 schedule would seemingly allow him to race in Spa on May 5 — one week prior to the Spanish GP — and at Sil...

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Apple responds to USgovernment probe into iPhone speed throttling

Apple responds to USgovernment probe into iPhone speed throttling

Both the Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission are presently looking into whether Apple has violated security laws with its software updates that secretly enabled iPhone slowd...

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No evidence of gender bias in pay at the BBC, review says

No evidence of gender bias in pay at the BBC, review says

The study was conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers at the behest of the BBC, and looked at correspondents, presenters and on-air editors in news and news-related areas. Before the report was publis...

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All eyes on Union Budget, may contain dramatic announcements

All eyes on Union Budget, may contain dramatic announcements

Jaitley said. Besides, 4,267 unmanned level crossings in the broad gauge network would be removed over the next two years to eliminate possibility of road-rail collisions. The ministry commits Rs 1,20...

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Volkswagen Made Bogus Emissions Tests on Monkey, Human Subjects

Volkswagen Made Bogus Emissions Tests on Monkey, Human Subjects

The company said on Monday a small internal group had mistakenly pushed for the tests to be carried out and that they did not reflect VW's ethos. Behind the tests was the European Research Group ...

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Stocks Post Biggest Drop of New Year

Stocks Post Biggest Drop of New Year

Art Hogan, chief market strategist at B. Riley FBR said: "We've had a unilateral move higher [in stocks] to start things off and people are realising this is not sustainable". The meeting will be watc...

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Computer chips reason for Samsung's record profit

Computer chips reason for Samsung's record profit

According to Samsung , it has leapt to boost production of computer chips used to mine virtual currencies like bitcoin , thus responding to the increasing demand, though there are a few voices noti...

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Govt increases petrol by 2.98, diesel rate up by Rs5.92

Govt increases petrol by 2.98, diesel rate up by Rs5.92

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah ruled out cutting sales tax imposed on petrol and diesel, with the Centre announcing a slash in excise duty on these fuels. The new prices of diesel and kerosene will be Rs...

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Facebook users are spending less time on the site, stock falls 5%

Facebook users are spending less time on the site, stock falls 5%

According to government disclosures, the four tech companies also spent more than they ever have lobbying Congress and the White House previous year. In recent months, Facebook has admitted that pas...

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Harley-Davidson shutting down plant amid shipment decline

Harley-Davidson shutting down plant amid shipment decline

The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Tuesday, July 25 by Morgan Stanley. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.39, from 1.48 in 2017Q2. Net profit margin of Harley-Davidson,...

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Amazon takes lead to create revolutionary 'not-for-profit' healthcare company in US

Amazon takes lead to create revolutionary 'not-for-profit' healthcare company in US

The three companies said they aim to improve employee satisfaction and reduce costs of healthcare through the independent entity, which will be "free from profit-making incentives and constraints"...

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Boeing Co Earnings Results Beat Estimates, Boosting Its Stock

Boeing Co Earnings Results Beat Estimates, Boosting Its Stock

Nine Masts Capital holds 0.16% or 4,264 shares. Moreover, Diligent Investors Limited Company has 0.42% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Leavell Invest reported 2,700 shares or 0.08% of all ...

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Waymo buys 'thousands' of minivans for self-driving domination

Waymo buys 'thousands' of minivans for self-driving domination

The deal, made between Google's parent company Alphabet and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, is set to expand Waymo's fleet, with first deliveries beginning at the end of 2018. FCA chief executive Sergi...

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Train carrying congressional Republicans hits truck in Virginia

Train carrying congressional Republicans hits truck in Virginia

Gianforte and Daines were not injured. Benny Layne, on whose property the truck landed, said the crossing arms had been known to malfunction, sometimes coming down even though no train was approachi...

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Harley-Davidson Plant in Kansas City to Close

Harley-Davidson Plant in Kansas City to Close

Consumer interest is steadily growing... and who wouldn't want to own an Avenger's motorcycle? Harley-Davidson is not new to the electric motorcycle scene. 159.80 million shares or 4.22% more from...

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Triple-S Management Corp (GTS): Shares Lower -7.30% Over the Past Month

Triple-S Management Corp (GTS): Shares Lower -7.30% Over the Past Month

There are plenty of various strategies to employ when deciding which stocks to buy. Vanguard Information Technology ETF seeks to track the investment performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Inf...

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Google wraps up $1.1 billion deal for HTC talent

Google wraps up $1.1 billion deal for HTC talent

The transaction was first agreed in September but has now formally closed. As part of the deal, the search giant secured a non-exclusive license of HTC's intellectual property. Osterioh also noted t...

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Dow posts biggest drop since May 2017 as U.S. stocks tumble

Dow posts biggest drop since May 2017 as U.S. stocks tumble

The broad-based S&P 500 fell 1.1 per cent to 2,822.43, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index shed 0.9 per cent to 7,402.48. The fall followed the news that Amazon, JPMorgan Chase and Berks...

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Stock Showing Surging Activity: Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)

Cogentix Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CGNT) has risen 83.33% since January 30, 2017 and is uptrending. Pfizer Inc . (NYSE: PFE ) shares have been recently spotted -0.18% away from the 52-week high, and 26.1...

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Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 58,591 shares of the casino operator's stock worth $9,878,000 after buying an additional 7,275 shares during the last quarter. The ex-dividend date of this d...

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Pregnant Kate Middleton Competes With Prince William in a Hockey Shootout

Kate is pregnant with the couple's third child, and despite an intense bout of morning sickness earlier in the pregnancy, she's expected to be a part of all the events on this royal tour. So we hav...

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Bank trio lead US$13bn debt for Blackstone's Thomson Reuters unit bid

Bank trio lead US$13bn debt for Blackstone's Thomson Reuters unit bid

Bloomberg had a 33.4% market share in 2016, compared with 23.1% for Thomson Reuters, according to Burton-Taylor International Consulting. Reuters was unable to determine who would lead the new div...

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Pierre Agnes CEO of Quiksiver has been declared lost at sea

Pierre Agnes CEO of Quiksiver has been declared lost at sea

Authorities from the Landes prefecture said winds were mild in the region, but waves nearing 2.5 metres in height were limiting visibility. Two boats and three helicopters went on the search for A...

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Emotional support peacock denied flight by United Airlines

Emotional support peacock denied flight by United Airlines

It's not the first time that passengers have tried to bring support animals on flights, with a turkey brought onto a plane . This unidentified traveler brought her absolutely huge "emotional-suppor...

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'Jackpotting' scheme at ATMs now happening in US

'Jackpotting' scheme at ATMs now happening in US

Last week, ATM manufacturers Diebold Nixdorf and NCR sent out advisories to their clients about the attacks, according to security reporter Brian Krebs. The attackers then attach a cord that allows ...

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Fitness model kicked off American Airlines flight from Miami

Fitness model kicked off American Airlines flight from Miami

She told the paper she would "never ever fly American Airlines again". Selter could not immediately be reached for comment. " I was literally getting attacked ". She later shared video once she ...

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Rod Rosenstein Renewed Spy Warrant Against Trump Adviser Last Year

The memo, the Times reports, suggests Rosenstein didn't present a strong enough case to renew the warrant in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court. Page popped up on investigators' radar a y...

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Samsung's official PyeongChang 2018 app brings you closer to the Olympic action

Samsung's official PyeongChang 2018 app brings you closer to the Olympic action

With just a couple of weeks left for the Winter Olympics to kick off in PyeongChang, South Korea , the Indian contingent for the games has been confirmed. Kim Jong-un has promised a flat and posh veh...

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Airline CEO Takes Pay Cut To Match Female Predecessor's Salary

Airline CEO Takes Pay Cut To Match Female Predecessor's Salary

EasyJet has pledged to address the gap in its own ranks by recruiting more female pilots - up to 20 percent by 2020. "Like all airlines pilots make up a large proportion of easyJet's employees, they...

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We are providing a 'level playing field' - IPC President

We are providing a 'level playing field' - IPC President

The changes by the committee recognize the Russian Paralympic Committee's efforts to improve its governance and anti-doping practices, an IPC statement said. The IPC Governing Board made a decision ...

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Seine Reaches Peak in Paris

Seine Reaches Peak in Paris

All boat traffic on the Seine in Paris and upstream has been stopped, keeping tourists off the capital's famed sightseeing boats. Flood risk body Vigicrues said the Seine , which is usually at ...

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USA currency sinks a day after Trump 'strong dollar' comments

USA currency sinks a day after Trump 'strong dollar' comments

After Trump said on Thursday he ultimately wanted the dollar to be strong, the dollar pared losses against major currencies. A weak currency tends to boost production in the country of that curren...

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Crypto Exchange Coincheck Promises Refund After $400 Million Hack

Crypto Exchange Coincheck Promises Refund After $400 Million Hack

Units of the cryptocurrency NEM worth Dollars 530 million were taken - based on the exchange rate on Friday - exceeding even the USD 480 million in bitcoin stolen from the MtGox exchange in 2014. Ja...

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Dr Pepper Snapple to Merge With Keurig Green Mountain

Dr Pepper Snapple to Merge With Keurig Green Mountain

Moreover, Albion Financial Group Ut has 7.51% invested in the company for 2.03 million shares. The institutional investor held 56,856 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, val...

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Trump administration has no interest in building its own 5G network

Trump administration has no interest in building its own 5G network

Any 5G plan would require FCC approval, leaving the future of the Trump administration proposal in serious doubt. President Donald Trump's national security team is looking at options to counter the...

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Volkswagen: Car giant launches investigation over claims MONKEYS were tested on

Volkswagen: Car giant launches investigation over claims MONKEYS were tested on

But the research institute behind the controversial tests was founded by Daimler , BMW , Volkswagen and automotive components supplier Bosch, which has raised questions over the extent to which the ...

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SEC probing GE charge as company posts $10bn loss

SEC probing GE charge as company posts $10bn loss

And the values below 20 that it is oversold indicate prices could very well bounce upwards. Portland General Electric Company (POR) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -107.72. The b...

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Flamethrowers now for sale by Elon Musk company

Flamethrowers now for sale by Elon Musk company

Tech guru Elon Musk promised last December that his newest company would develop a flamethrower , and now it looks like this might be one promise he'll follow through on. However, now it seems to b...

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(UNP) Shares Bought by Hosking Partners LLP

(UNP) Shares Bought by Hosking Partners LLP

The total dollar value of all 782.60 million outstanding shares is 110.5 billion. Sherwin Williams Co now has $39.65 billion valuation. As a result results using moving averages can be random at times...

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