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Chinese phone maker ZTE saved from brink after deal with U.S.

Chinese phone maker ZTE saved from brink after deal with U.S.

In line with recent speculation , the tech giant agreed to what Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross aptly labeled as " the strictest and largest settlement fine that has ever been brought by the Commerce ...

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Porsche's first electric car will be called the Taycan

Porsche's first electric car will be called the Taycan

That, if you haven't been paying attention to EVs, is some direct snark at Tesla. " Taycan " refers to a " lively, young horse ", explained CEO Oliver Blume at a Porsche 70th anniversary event Jun...

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Tesla involved in fatal crash sped up before hitting road barrier

Tesla involved in fatal crash sped up before hitting road barrier

He said the vehicle would be unveiled in March and begin production in 2020 along with Tesla Semi and the new Roadster. Tesla's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode has come under scrutiny following...

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Roseanne Barr Denies She's Racist, Calls Valerie Jarrett Tweet a 'Stupid Joke'

Roseanne Barr Denies She's Racist, Calls Valerie Jarrett Tweet a 'Stupid Joke'

She also apologised to "the hundreds of people and wonderful writers...and talented actors who lost their jobs on my show due to my stupid tweet". Trump tweeted that maybe he "just didn't get the cal...

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Starbucks Chairman Schultz to retire from the coffee giant | CMO Strategy

Starbucks Chairman Schultz to retire from the coffee giant | CMO Strategy

He said that will become chairman emeritus. Last year, Schultz stepped down as chief executive officer to become executive chairman, handing the top job to Kevin Johnson. "For some time now, I hav...

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Canada to impose tariff 'countermeasures' on US

Canada to impose tariff 'countermeasures' on US

Ostensibly, the tariffs - which have also been applied to metals from the European Union and Japan - are created to protect USA national security. "Members continue to make progress on behalf of o...

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Vermont will pay people $10000 to move there and work remotely

Vermont will pay people $10000 to move there and work remotely

The bill, signed by Vermont governor Phil Scott, has budgeted grants for almost 100 new remote workers in the first three years of the program , and 20 additional workers per year for every year af...

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Italy heads for populist government after months of stalemate

Italy heads for populist government after months of stalemate

Prime Minister-designate Giuseppe Conte presented his list of ministers to President Sergio Mattarella for the second time in a week and the new government will be sworn in on Friday. Realizing ...

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Dunk your donuts, or is it doughnuts? | Community

Dunk your donuts, or is it doughnuts? | Community

Beginning on National Doughnut Day , Papa John's will offer a caramel creme-filled, cinnamon sugar-coated donut hole dessert at participating locations . To celebrate the 80-year-old holiday, Kri...

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Trump to impose steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Europe ready to retaliate

Trump to impose steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Europe ready to retaliate

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says the U.S. will slap tariffs on Canadian, Mexican and European Union steel and aluminium as of midnight tonight. In 2002, president George W. Bush imposed tari...

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Rising oil prices feeding into increase in headline inflation - Saxo Bank

Rising oil prices feeding into increase in headline inflation - Saxo Bank

Saudi Arabia and Russia's potential policy shift doesn't materially change Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s bullish oil outlook, the bank's analysts including Damien Courvalin said , reiterating the b...

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Restart your router now to stop Russian malware attack

Restart your router now to stop Russian malware attack

Among the affected networking equipment it found during its research were devices from manufacturers including Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear and TP-Link. The most affected country is Ukraine, which recen...

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No end in sight as fuel price surges for 13th day

No end in sight as fuel price surges for 13th day

Chennai also entered the Rs 73 per litre club after Mumbai, as the price was hiked by 15 paise available at Rs 73.18 per litre on Monday, compared to previous price of Rs 73.03 per litre. In April, Pr...

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Starbucks shuts 8,000 stores for anti-bias training

Starbucks shuts 8,000 stores for anti-bias training

Last month, two men-Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson-sat down in a Philadelphia Starbucks. The Seattle-based chain will shutter its company-owned locations and corporate offices within the United Sta...

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Carlo Cottarelli, the 'Mr Scissors' technocrat who could become Italy's PM

Carlo Cottarelli, the 'Mr Scissors' technocrat who could become Italy's PM

Shortly afterwards, the president's office summoned Mr Cottarelli, the IMF's former director of fiscal affairs, for a meeting on Monday. Mr Conte, took his list of his preferred cabinet candidates t...

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PayPal buys iZettle for United States dollars 2.2 bln

PayPal buys iZettle for United States dollars 2.2 bln

It was less than a month ago when iZettle announced it would go public, with hopes that new funding would help the company grow and expand. PayPal made a last minute approach the person said, who ...

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Trump disclosure of lawyer payment raises new legal questions

Trump disclosure of lawyer payment raises new legal questions

President Donald Trump has admitted that he reimbursed his attorney, Michael Cohen for the $130,000 payment he made to Stormy Daniels. The financial report said that while Trump was not req...

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A Mystery Source Is Producing Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals, Shocking Scientists

A Mystery Source Is Producing Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals, Shocking Scientists

This was partly because nations had all agreed to ban or phase out CFCs, which are short for "chlorofluorocarbons" but are simply called "ozone-depleting substances", due to an global treaty back in t...

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Mike Budenholzer reaches agreement to become Bucks head coach

Mike Budenholzer reaches agreement to become Bucks head coach

League sources told Wojnarowski that Budenholzer, the former Hawks head coach, had always been the top target of Bucks GM Jon Horst. "I think a coaching hire just adds to the momentum that we ha...

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Revolution Bars Group plc

Revolution Bars Group plc

Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UA) has declined 21.75% since May 15, 2017 and is downtrending. Among 10 analysts covering SDL PLC ( LON:SDL ), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. About 395,119 shares tr...

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Amazon Prime Members to Receive 10% Off Whole Foods Sale Items

Amazon Prime Members to Receive 10% Off Whole Foods Sale Items

There are also exclusive member deals, like roses on Valentine's Day and free Prime Now delivery of Whole Foods products among 10 cities. Being an Amazon Prime member will bring even more savings ...

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Amazon Go stores are coming to Chicago and San Francisco

Amazon Go stores are coming to Chicago and San Francisco

Four months after opening its first Amazon Go cashierless convenience store in its hometown of Seattle, the retailer is coming to San Francisco and Chicago. Customers, who need to have Amazon's Go s...

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Cannes 2018: Hayek calls on male stars to take pay cuts

Cannes 2018: Hayek calls on male stars to take pay cuts

The interview took place the day after Hayek walked the Cannes red carpet with the likes of Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins, A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay, and actresses Kristen St...

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Neuer in Germany squad, Wagner out

Neuer in Germany squad, Wagner out

Uncapped Freiburg striker Nils Petersen is rewarded for a fine goalscoring season in the Bundesliga Mario Gotze who scored the winning goal in the final as Germany triumphed four years ago, miss...

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Facebook has suspended 200 apps so far data misuse investigation continues

Facebook has suspended 200 apps so far data misuse investigation continues

In the case of myPersonality, New Scientist reported that between the data breach and business-as-usual information sharing, there's no feasible way to know or identify every party that has now acce...

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Walmart buys 77% of stake in Flipkart at $16 Billion

Walmart buys 77% of stake in Flipkart at $16 Billion

Another dimension to the deal are the tens of thousands of small retailers for whom WalMart acts as a wholesaler. Investors sent Walmart shares soaring to a record as it appeared the deal had given Wa...

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Trump laywer Michael Cohen, healthcare policy expert?

Trump laywer Michael Cohen, healthcare policy expert?

Quinn started with the Bell system as an operator for Illinois Bell in 1980, before AT&T was broken up by the Justice Department in a landmark antitrust action four years later. The AT&T payments were...

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What is Flipkart's plan 2.0 after merger with Walmart

What is Flipkart's plan 2.0 after merger with Walmart

The deal also required SoftBank Group to sell more than 20% of its shares to Walmart . Flipkart under the new order is likely to be listed as a Walmart subsidiary in India in 2019-20, similar t...

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ICICI Bank board meet today, Chanda Kochhar issue may come up

ICICI Bank board meet today, Chanda Kochhar issue may come up

CBI created flutter in the dovecotes when it started a preliminary enquiry into an alleged nexus between Videocon chairman Venugopal Dhoot and Chanda Kochhar's husband, a preliminary enquiry is the fi...

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Comcast Looks to Disrupt Disney-Fox Deal With All-Cash Offer

Comcast Looks to Disrupt Disney-Fox Deal With All-Cash Offer

Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc rose as much as 3.4 percent on Tuesday after Reuters reported that cable operator Comcast Corp was preparing an all-cash bid to rival a deal agreed late pa...

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Nestle in $7.1bn Starbucks coffee deal

Nestle in $7.1bn Starbucks coffee deal

The Swiss company also revealed in its announcement that 500 Starbucks employees will transfer over to its business but they will continue to be located at its Seattle headquarters. The deal also incl...

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Savills plc (LON:SVS) Analyst Ratings as of May 6, 2018

JPMorgan Chase reaffirmed an underweight rating and issued a GBX 290 ($4.04) price objective on shares of esure in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. Investors sentiment increased to 1.52 in 201...

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Wisconsin man celebrates eating his 30000th Big Mac

Wisconsin man celebrates eating his 30000th Big Mac

The grandfather claims that 90 percent of his diet consists of Big Macs. But not before buying a second Big Mac. These kudos as well came straight from national headquarters: "We are lovin' Don Gors...

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Air France-KLM shares plummet in aftermath of CEO Janaillac 's resignation

Air France-KLM shares plummet in aftermath of CEO Janaillac 's resignation

Monday's walk-out is the 14th day of action, as staff press for a 5.1% salary increase this year. The survival of strike-hit Air France is in the balance, according to the country's economy minister...

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Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja wedding on Tuesday but honeymoon not anytime soon

Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja wedding on Tuesday but honeymoon not anytime soon

Sonam Kapoor and entrepreneur Anand Ahuja 's wedding has been a topic of much discussion for a while now. Meanwhile, the entire Kapoor family has been preparing hard for Sonam's big day. On the othe...

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