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Verizon completes acquisition of Yahoo as Mayer quits

Inc, creating a diverse house of over 50 brands under new Oath subsidiary. Mayer is believed to receive a compensation package of more than $23 million as she resigned the company, according to a r...

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Could privatizing air traffic control cost passengers more?

The FAA spends almost $10 billion a year on air traffic control, paid for largely through passenger user fees, and has spent more than $7.5 billion on next-generation air traffic control reforms in re...

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PM Modi condoles death of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl

Kohl had spoken to his biographers at length about his friendship with Bush, whom he met while the American was still serving as vice president under Ronald Reagan. That was followed by the eruption o...

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Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

The Golden State Warriors celebrated their latest National Basketball Association championship on Thursday, waving to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as their victory parade weaved through t...

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Crude Oil Prices Fall Sharply, Very Negative Reaction To Inventories Data

According to the Energy Information Administration, US crude inventories fell by 1.7 million barrels in the week ending June 9, with the original market expectation registering around 2.7 million. OPE...

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Ryan says Trump should let Mueller do his job

But Ruddy opened a new line of questions about Mueller's impartiality - the fact that Trump had considered Mueller for the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's job before he was named special...

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Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, UK rate outlook

Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, UK rate outlook

Its key rates were hiked by 25 basis points to a target range of 1.00% to 1.25%, with the Fed citing continued economic growth and job market strength in the United States as the reasons for the rise....

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GE Healthcare's Flannery named CEO of General Electric; Immelt to retire

Yet investors were unimpressed. General Electric Company shares rose $0.46 (+1.65%) in premarket trading Monday on the news. His biggest critic is Trian Fund Management , an activist investment ...

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Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

According to the filings, the Trump International Hotel - the downtown D.C. property Trump leases from the federal government that's located just blocks from the White House - has also generated almos...

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Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him

Rosenstein was the one to make the decision because Attorney General Jeff Sessions had already recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation. An official of Trump's transition confi...

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Weak inflation erodes conviction at Fed on rate hikes

Weak inflation erodes conviction at Fed on rate hikes

In an interview with Reuters on Friday, Minneapolis Federal Reserve President Neel Kashkari said he was not alone at the USA central bank in his view the Fed should have waited to raise interest r...

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Still going strong at 41, Johnson agrees to 3-year extension

Hendrick also announced that Lowe's has signed an agreement to keep its primary sponsorship of Johnson's No. 48 Chevrolet through next year. Earlier this month, the 41-year-old driver won his 83rd c...

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Divorce bill focus of Brexit talks on Monday

Chancellor Philip Hammond said Britain should prioritise jobs and prosperity and take a "pragmatic" approach as it begins Brexit talks next week. "It's a unity of goal, having voted to leave the Eur...

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What's Amazon's Playbook for Whole Foods?

But if customers know that what they are getting is the same as what they'd get at the local store, they are more likely to try it out. The same goes for Shipt, an Alabama-based grocery delivery servi...

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Three injured in USA warship collision

The official said emergency procedures have been put in place and the ship is not in danger of sinking at this time. It was not immediately clear what caused the collision. At least one was injured....

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Medicaid bill among 4 final day-vetoes by Sandoval

Medicaid bill among 4 final day-vetoes by Sandoval

After the bill was passed last week by the Nevada State Legislature a number of sector players such as Sunrun and Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), which owns SolarCity, said they would re-enter the Nevada m...

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Brexit talks to start next week

The EU's executive Commission said in a statement Friday that the first round of negotiations in Brussels will be part of a "sequenced approach to the talks". The first round of formal negotiations ...

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Spotify loss widens ahead of potential stock market listing

Spotify loss widens ahead of potential stock market listing

New filings show that in 2016, Spotify lost $601.4 million, up a troubling 133% from the $258 million that the music streamer lost in 2015. Spotify also acknowledged an accounting error that underst...

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Surprising number of Americans think chocolate milk comes from brown cows

Surprising number of Americans think chocolate milk comes from brown cows

Sloane was working in Jamaica in the early 1700s when some of the natives gave him cocoa. "Too many people who live in the cities know nothing about where their food comes from obviously", said Farg...

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California unemployment rate dipped in May, ties record low

California unemployment rate dipped in May, ties record low

In May, 56,100 San Diegans were unemployed out of a civilian labor force of 1.55 million people, according to the EDD. California's unemployment rate fell to 4.7 percent in May, down from 4.8 percen...

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TSX slips to six-month low as resource stocks slide

The July crude contract was up 20 cents at US$44.66 per barrel and the July natural gas contract was down one cent at US$3.04 per mmBTU. But it accounts for just 2.5 percent of the TSX's weight, muc...

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Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Mueller Without Good Cause

Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Mueller Without Good Cause

Look who he is hiring.check fec reports. Any such move would, of course, be politically explosive and draw direct parallels to Richard Nixon's conduct. This is a bit of a hard sell. Tuesday morn...

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US housing starts drop for 3rd straight month

US housing starts drop for 3rd straight month

Activity in the USA housing market cooled sharply last month. Housing has contributed to gross domestic product for two straight quarters. Meanwhile, a new Harvard University study finds that the ...

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Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) Reviewed By Analysts

It has underperformed by 18.39% the S&P500. Based on the latest notes released to investors, 1 analyst has issued a rating of "buy", 2 analysts "outperform", 8 analysts "hold", 0 analysts "underperf...

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California defying President Trump on Paris Accord and immigration

On 5 June 2017, the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont and Virginia joined the US Climate Alliance, a coalition committed to ...

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Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

Lacob spoketo Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News and he said that re-signing his star point guard is the team's major priority this off-season. I'm locked back in. "So, I'll have that min...

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Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (NYSE:FMSA) held by 21 SEC 13F Filers

ESCO Technologies Inc.is a producer of engineered products and systems sold to clients for utility, industrial, aerospace and commercial applications. The firm's revenue was up 18.6% compared to the s...

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Trump weighs firing Mueller, according to confidante

The White House has said Donald Trump "has no intention" of sacking the special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Comey testified before the Senate intelligenc...

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BC Liberals won't 'prop up' NDP government with a Speaker: De Jong

BC Liberals won't 'prop up' NDP government with a Speaker: De Jong

In response, NDP House Leader Mike Farnworth said that while the Liberals are putting forward a Speaker for the throne speech, he's certain the NDP-Green alliance will go on to form government. The ND...

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South Africa just hiked black ownership rules, miners getting crushed

South Africa just hiked black ownership rules, miners getting crushed

The charter, which includes a raft of reforms including mandatory workers' housing and quotas for blacks on boards, also requires that the 30 percent black-held equity be distributed between employees...

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