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Statement by Administrator Green on USA humanitarian assistance for vulnerable Venezuelans

Statement by Administrator Green on USA humanitarian assistance for vulnerable Venezuelans

In the executive order, Trump said it was an "attempt to circumvent USA sanctions" imposed for democratic backsliding. In a separate move, the administration also slapped sanctions on four current and...

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Egypt court orders Uber and Careem to cease operations

Egypt court orders Uber and Careem to cease operations

In March 2017, a legal case was filed by drivers of the regular white taxis, commonly seen across Cairo, who called on authorities to ban Uber and Careem, arguing that the two companies were "stealing...

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Oracle revenue misses as cloud growth falls

Oracle revenue misses as cloud growth falls

The shares of the firm are -0.61% to buy and sell at $51.95. Caledonia Investments Plc holds 12.02% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation for 862,500 shares. Pathstone Family Office Llc who had b...

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Stock markets open lower on weak global cues ahead of Fed meet

Stock markets open lower on weak global cues ahead of Fed meet

Shares in other Asian markets fell on Tuesday, as investors braced for new Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's first policy meeting starting later in the day and amid concerns that US President...

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Instagram's Shopping Feature for Businesses Launches in Canada

Instagram's Shopping Feature for Businesses Launches in Canada

However, users who don't want their posts to be "quote-Stories" can disable this feature. However, this popular photo and video sharing app still misses out on a feature that's much needed - resharing...

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In a week of major data breaches, Orbitz represents the travel sector

In a week of major data breaches, Orbitz represents the travel sector

Orbitz is the latest victim of a major security breach, as the travel website said that as many as 880,000 payment cards may have been affected in an incident that occurred late past year. The compan...

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Standoff At Princeton University With Gunman

Standoff At Princeton University With Gunman

Police responding to reports of an armed person at Panera in Princeton, New Jersey , March 20, 2018. The first reports of a gunman came in around 10 a.m. The university sent out an alert, on its ...

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United Airlines suspends new reservations for pets in cargo hold

United Airlines suspends new reservations for pets in cargo hold

United said it would immediately stop taking reservations for pets to travel in the program and expected the investigation of the program would be complete by May 1. Another public relations fiasco ha...

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Jose Mourinho is special because of his winning mentality, reveals Nemanja Matic

Jose Mourinho is special because of his winning mentality, reveals Nemanja Matic

You have to try different things to get the best out of him, ' he told the BBC . Rivals Manchester City are firm favourites to win the Premier League title this campaign as second-placed United ...

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Pinch on finances eases as inflation falls

Pinch on finances eases as inflation falls

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said confirmation of a transition deal, which should give some certainty to businesses, could make the bank reassess its outlook for the economy. The rate fell fro...

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Gas prices rose this past week

Gas prices rose this past week

As a result, the average price of a gallon of gas in Virginia is $2.36, up $0.08 from a week ago - and up $0.33 from one year ago. Gas prices remained mostly in check over the last week, yet the nat...

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Court filings say multiple offers for Toys 'R' Us Canadian stores

Court filings say multiple offers for Toys 'R' Us Canadian stores

Now, one of its biggest rivals, a company blamed for its likely demise, may decide to swoop in as it doubles down on its own branded store locations. Amazon is weighing up whether to buy sites from ...

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Anglo Pacific Group (LON:APF) Stock Rating Upgraded by Peel Hunt

Pembroke Management Limited stated it has 535,900 shares. Expert analysts at Credit Suisse now has a GBX 330.00 target on Auto Trader Group (LON:AUTO). Anglo Pacific Group has a consensus rating of ...

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Asian shares slump after United States technology drop on Facebook news

Asian shares slump after United States technology drop on Facebook news

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was off 1.23 percent at 24,639.94 and fell below its 100-day moving average. The Nasdaq is up 440.85 points, or 6.4 percent. The Nasdaq fell 174 points, or 2.3 perce...

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Quality of Living City Ranking

Quality of Living City Ranking

The survey is based on 39 factors, which are grouped under 10 categories including, healthcare, education, transport and housing. "NZ's natural environment and subtropical climate, stable political ...

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US Government Bonds Rise as Investors Look to Fed Meeting

US Government Bonds Rise as Investors Look to Fed Meeting

The looming Fed meeting has helped push gold down almost 4 percent from a 1-1/2-year high in January. Gold is now selling off as both the United States dollar and bond yields go higher. "In gold we'...

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Uber's first fatal crash raises alarm on self-driving

Uber's first fatal crash raises alarm on self-driving

Uber has been using special versions of Volvo's SUV for its testing, but a Volvo spokesman said the autonomous technology used in the vehicle at the time of the accident was not made by Volvo. A veh...

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Oracle cloud revenues jump 32% to United States dollars 9.8 bln, driving solid Q3

Oracle cloud revenues jump 32% to United States dollars 9.8 bln, driving solid Q3

The SI to Telenav Inc's float is 0.96%. The stock increased 0.22% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $46.55. About 12,607 shares traded. Oracle offers a comprehensive and fully integra...

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Channel 4 gender pay gap makes for

Channel 4 gender pay gap makes for "uncomfortable reading" admits chief executive

Following the publication of the report, Alex Mahon said: "I'm proud to be Channel 4's first female Chief Executive and to lead an organisation that employs more women than men and a greater proportio...

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IBM Reveals a Computer the Size of a Grain of Salt

IBM Reveals a Computer the Size of a Grain of Salt

You can get a better idea of how small the computer is in the image below. If the company hadn't shut up shop in 2002, it would likely be facing some existential questions about what makes a genuinely...

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Fred Meyer Stores Planning to Phase Out Firearm and Ammunition Sales Altogether

Fred Meyer Stores Planning to Phase Out Firearm and Ammunition Sales Altogether

Fred Meyer, a superstore chain based in Portland, Oregon, will no longer sell guns and ammunition at its 132 locations. Stores also include pharmacies. The company linked the decision to the February ...

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Tuesday is Free Ice Cream Cone day at Dairy Queen

Tuesday is Free Ice Cream Cone day at Dairy Queen

It's not the usual blah, blah, blah. In 2017, local DQ locations raised more than $39,000 through their year-round fund raising for Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley. Stop by anytime Tuesd...

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Volkswagen to announce US$340 million Tennessee investment to build new SUV

Volkswagen to announce US$340 million Tennessee investment to build new SUV

The German carmaker describes the vehicle as a variant of the seven-passenger Atlas, designed and engineered for the American market. According to a person briefed on details, the company will inves...

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Two more IndiGo planes grounded after engine trouble

Two more IndiGo planes grounded after engine trouble

According to IndiGo's website, more than 900 flights were cancelled between March 16 and 31. The airline had also suffered two aircraft technical snags on Sunday. The decision came soon after an IndiG...

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Most Japanese think PM Abe bears responsibility for scandal: polls

Most Japanese think PM Abe bears responsibility for scandal: polls

References to Abe, his wife, and Aso were removed from the finance ministry's records of the sale, copies of documents released by the ministry showed. Protesters have flocked to the streets by the pr...

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Katrina Kaif responds with hug pic to Shah Rukh Khan's 'Darr' antics

Katrina Kaif responds with hug pic to Shah Rukh Khan's 'Darr' antics

SRK posed with an ice cream in his hand, in front of Katrina's poster which reminded us of Darr , where SRK had posed in a similar way, in front of Juhi Chawla's poster. Zero will be her second movi...

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Ear-piercing, jewelry store giant Claire's files for bankruptcy

Ear-piercing, jewelry store giant Claire's files for bankruptcy

It will see lenders including Elliott Management and Monarch Alternative Capital inject 575 million USA dollars of fresh cash into the group. Claire's is controlled by private-equity investment firm A...

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Hammerson rejects bid from France's Klepierre

Hammerson rejects bid from France's Klepierre

It offered 615p per share - a premium of around 40.7 per cent to Hammerson's closing price on 16 March. PARIS-France's Klépierre , KLPEF 1 .77% a holding of US mall king David Simon, said Monday...

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Micro Focus Issues Sales Warning Alongside CEO Resignation

Micro Focus Issues Sales Warning Alongside CEO Resignation

Shares in Micro Focus tanked 52% to 901p, levels not seen for over three years. Stephen Murdoch, who serves now as the COO at Micro Focus will become the CEO. In the wake of this morning's announcemen...

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Ukrainian Police Block Access to Russian Embassies and Consulates During Election

Ukrainian Police Block Access to Russian Embassies and Consulates During Election

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) observers said that the election was organized in accordance with the principles of openness and transparency. Such nationalist rhetoric was displayed durin...

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