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Cryptocurrency markets are wide open to insider trading, U.S. regulators say

Cryptocurrency markets are wide open to insider trading, U.S. regulators say

Cryptocurrency exchanges Binance , Kraken, and Gate.io are facing regulatory scrutiny on suspicion of possible violation of state law, the New York Attorney General's office said in a report pu...

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Trump urges OPEC to drive down oil prices

That's been a red line for the White House in the past, provoking the president to direct his first social-media barb against the cartel since July 4. Trump. Mr. Trump in May pulled the USA out of a...

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Will Ripple (XRP) Get Back Above $1 in Q4?

Will Ripple (XRP) Get Back Above $1 in Q4?

While speaking to CNBC , the executive said he was confident that in the next month or so , supporters should expect good news as the company prepares to launch live production of xRapid. Authorit...

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Sewing needles removed from Woolies' shelves amid strawberry scare

Sewing needles removed from Woolies' shelves amid strawberry scare

On Wednesday, an Australian government minister said at least 100 reports had been received of needles in fruit. NSW State Crime Command acting commander Stuart Smith said a young person had admit...

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Theresa May faces Brexit crisis at European Union leaders reject her Chequers proposals

Theresa May faces Brexit crisis at European Union leaders reject her Chequers proposals

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses a press conference at the end of the EU Informal Summit of Heads of State or Government at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg, Austria, on September...

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Macron Says Pro-Brexit Politicians 'Liars', Rejects May 'Chequers' Plan

Macron Says Pro-Brexit Politicians 'Liars', Rejects May 'Chequers' Plan

EU Council President Donald Tusk opened a crucial summit in the Austrian city of Salzburg with a stark warning that Britain's position on key issues must be "reworked". The details of the future tra...

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India set to pay for Iranian oil using rupees

India set to pay for Iranian oil using rupees

The remaining 45 per cent payment was remitted in rupees in accounts Iranian oil companies had with the UCO Bank . In May, US President Donald Trump withdrew from a 2015 nuclear accord with Ir...

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United Kingdom government will carefully consider post-Brexit immigration advice

United Kingdom government will carefully consider post-Brexit immigration advice

While stressing it was not taking a position on whether migration policy should be part of negotiations with Brussels, the committee pointed out that preferential access for European Union nationals...

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Growing support for compromise on Brexit, says European Union leader

Growing support for compromise on Brexit, says European Union leader

The British prime minister was given just 10 minutes to address leaders over dinner. As European leaders met in Salzburg for a critical meeting that will determine the future of Mrs May's Brexit p...

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Jet Airways flight loses cabin pressure, passengers suffer bleeding

Jet Airways flight loses cabin pressure, passengers suffer bleeding

The crew was reportedly taken off duty and a probe has been launched into the incident. Jet Airways spokesperson told ANI , "The flight's cockpit crew has been taken off scheduled duties pending ...

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Amazon Will Consider Opening Up to 3000 Cashierless Stores by 2021

Amazon Will Consider Opening Up to 3000 Cashierless Stores by 2021

Whole Foods, for instance, started selling Amazon Echo smart speakers nearly immediately after the $13.4 billion acquisition of the grocery chain closed in August 2017. One person familiar with Ama...

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Alibaba's Jack Ma says US-China trade friction could last 20 years

Ma had met US President Donald Trump two years ago and laid out the Chinese e-commerce giant's plan to bring one million small US businesses onto its platform to sell to Chinese consumers over t...

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Million Chickens, Thousands of Pigs Dead in North Carolina Following Hurricane Florence

Million Chickens, Thousands of Pigs Dead in North Carolina Following Hurricane Florence

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday said, " We are a state that is hurting ". Richardson says the patients' bodies were being recovered Wednesday morning. They passed a vehicle buried in fl...

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Coca-Cola denies reports they are looking at making cannabis-based drinks

Coca-Cola denies reports they are looking at making cannabis-based drinks

Coke's possible foray into the marijuana sector comes as beverage makers are trying to add cannabis as a trendy ingredient while their traditional businesses slow. On a potential Coca-Cola deal, B...

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Amazon ranks third behind Google & Facebook in ad forecast

Amazon ranks third behind Google & Facebook in ad forecast

Amazon's bullish run of sentiment continues apace in the latest ad forecast to be compiled by eMarketer, which elevates the ecommerce giant to third place behind Google and Facebook in its ranking of ...

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Trump Visits Hurricane-Damaged North Carolina

Trump Visits Hurricane-Damaged North Carolina

He tells SC "all that water is coming your way". "Even though it's nice and lovely and sunny", there are still risky conditions for Carolinians, Trump said. "How's it doing", the president asked...

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Cathay Pacific spells own name wrong on side of plane

Cathay Pacific spells own name wrong on side of plane

In response, many social media users praised the company's public relations team for their approach. 【 突發!期間限定 777 機隊外觀 】特別版向來一瞬即逝。因此她正返回基地重新塗裝。再見!Oops this special livery won't last long! And alt...

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Audi unveils e-tron electric SUV: Range, features, pictures

Audi unveils e-tron electric SUV: Range, features, pictures

The official power output has not been released, but Audi said it can do the benchmark 0-60 miles per hour sprint in about 5.5 sec. The vehicle kicks off a wave of new challengers into the market. L...

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Ireland collects disputed Apple taxes in full ahead of appeal

September 12, 2018. This "enabled it to pay substantially less tax than other businesses over many years", Vestager said at the time, with the firm paying "an effective corporate tax rate of 1 per c...

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Strawberry sabotage prompts harsh new penalties in Australia

Strawberry sabotage prompts harsh new penalties in Australia

An investigation is underway after a metal object was found inserted into a banana in a Coles supermarket in Queensland , the state Police Commissioner has confirmed . The contamination was first ...

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Oil rises as Saudi says it is comfortable with higher prices

China said it had no choice but to retaliate against new USA trade measures after Trump imposed 10 percent tariffs on about $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. Technical analysis from Reuters mar...

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Chinese flight attendant fired after accepting mid-air marriage proposal

Chinese flight attendant fired after accepting mid-air marriage proposal

A China Eastern Airlines flight attendant lost her job after her boyfriend chose to surprise her with a proposal mid-flight. A video which has now gone viral on social media captures the sweet propo...

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National Cheeseburger Day 2018 deals

National Cheeseburger Day 2018 deals

Check with your favorite burger place to see what they're offering. Farmer Boys : Get $1 Big Cheese cheeseburgers at participating locations Tuesday. draft beer for $10.99. Starting on National Che...

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UK PM May cautions: Alternative to my Brexit deal is no deal

UK PM May cautions: Alternative to my Brexit deal is no deal

May also insisted no other plan on the table would ensure "frictionless" trade in Ireland. Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Hunt that Japan will cooperate with Britain in promoting...

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Petrol Price Breaches 90 Rupees/ Litre In 11 Maharashtra Cities

Petrol Price Breaches 90 Rupees/ Litre In 11 Maharashtra Cities

Among metros, a litre of petrol on Monday was sold for Rs 82.06 in Delhi, Rs 83.91 in Kolkata, Rs 89.44 in Mumbai, Rs 85.31 in Chennai and Rs 84.74 in Bengaluru. The UK Brent crude oil price hovers ar...

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Kansas City McDonald's workers to join nationwide protest on sexual harassment

Kansas City McDonald's workers to join nationwide protest on sexual harassment

She alleged that a co-worker verbally and physically harassed her, the AP reported. She burst into tears and was saved only when a manager called for the worker. "She couldn't face passing the manager...

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Trump throws $200 bln tariff bomb at China

On Monday, the USA administration said it will begin to levy new tariffs of 10 percent on about $ 200 billion of Chinese products on September 24, with the tariffs to go up to 25 percent by the end o...

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China hits back levying tariffs on $60bn of United States goods

China hits back levying tariffs on $60bn of United States goods

Fang Xinghai, vice chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), said at a conference in Tianjin that he hopes the two sides can sit down and negotiate on trade and that he looks forw...

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Trump Sets Tariffs On $200 Billion In Imports From China

Consumer goods feature strongly on the latest list - although following lobbying from retailers and technology giants, some items expected to be on the list have been excluded. The government has outl...

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Jaguar Land Rover factory staff to move to three-day week

Jaguar Land Rover factory staff to move to three-day week

Mick Livingstone, a senior convener for union Unite at JLR Castle Bromwich, said: "Rather than Tory MPs, who have no idea what they are talking about sniping from the sidelines, they need to wake up a...

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6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

Boats, TV sets, and cooper are among the list of imports covered by $ 200 billion in new tariffs against China that the Trump administration announced Monday. That would raise the total to $517 billi...

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Trump promises post-market announcement as China tariff reports swirl

Trump promises post-market announcement as China tariff reports swirl

The administration is targeting a variety of products - from sockeye salmon to bamboo mats - forcing US companies to scramble for suppliers outside China, absorb the import taxes or pass along the bur...

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MP Leona Alleslev Leaves Liberal Caucus, Crosses Floor To Conservatives

MP Leona Alleslev Leaves Liberal Caucus, Crosses Floor To Conservatives

A legislator from Canada's ruling Liberals unexpectedly defected to the main opposition party on Monday, dealing a blow to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau a year before the next federal election. Before...

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Govt proposes merger of Bank of Baroda, Dena and Vijaya Bank

Govt proposes merger of Bank of Baroda, Dena and Vijaya Bank

Regarding the overseas operations of the banking sector, Kumar said rationalisation of operations is in full swing, and the government is keen to take steps so that history isn't repeated as far as no...

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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff to buy Time magazine for $190M

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff to buy Time magazine for $190M

The U.S. media company said the Benioffs were purchasing Time personally and the transaction was unrelated to Salesforce.com Inc (CRM.N), where Marc Benioff is chairman, co-chief executive and fou...

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