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May's Brexit Deal is Fatally Flawed - Former UK Brexit Minister

May's Brexit Deal is Fatally Flawed - Former UK Brexit Minister

May has vowed to fight on, but with both pro-EU and pro-Brexit lawmakers unhappy with the draft agreement, it is not clear she will be able to win the backing of parliament for it, raising the risk Br...

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Jeff Bezos: 'I Predict One Day Amazon Will Fail'

Jeff Bezos: 'I Predict One Day Amazon Will Fail'

Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO, speaks at The Economic Club of Washington's Milestone Celebration in Washington. Bezos added that Amazon needed to delay the beginning of the end by continuing to...

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Goodbye Bitcoin Cash, welcome Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV

Goodbye Bitcoin Cash, welcome Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV

In the days since the fork, BCH has predominantly traded within a 10% range of between $375 and $410. Many people believe that the Bitcoin Cash SV was wrecked during the hash wars but what people ...

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Fed chief sees potential headwinds to growth, Economy News & Top Stories

Fed chief sees potential headwinds to growth, Economy News & Top Stories

He did not dispel the notion that rate hikes would continue, saying that in 2019 investors should know that the practice of the Fed only hiking rates quarterly, at meetings where the chair holds a new...

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Union says Canada Post must deal with 'injury crisis' to end walkouts

Union says Canada Post must deal with 'injury crisis' to end walkouts

The new offer includes a 2 per cent wage hike and some job security provisions. Canada Post said it hopes to promptly end the rotating strikes that have created a backlog of undelivered parcels - ma...

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Global oil market faces surplus in 2019 as demand growth slows

Global oil market faces surplus in 2019 as demand growth slows

Iledare said: "By allowing some countries to buy crude from Iran, however, small it may be, the United States government has reduced the pressures, which the sanction would have on the global oil ma...

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Major hotels in China inspected after room cleaning expose

Major hotels in China inspected after room cleaning expose

The video clip was apparently shot by hidden cameras set up in hotel bathrooms and titled "The Secret of the Cups". The video has gotten 29 million views and elicited tens of thousands of comments a...

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China and USA clash on trade at heated APEC summit

China and USA clash on trade at heated APEC summit

In a major speech, Xi also stressed that there would be no winners from a trade war or a new cold war amid increasing rivalry between the world's top two economies. Just minutes earlier, Mr. Xi had sp...

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Uber loses $1bn in three months as growth slows

Uber loses $1bn in three months as growth slows

In the previous quarter, the smartphone-summoned ride service reported it lost $891 million on net revenue of $2.8 billion, with overall bookings of $12 billion. But Khosrowshahi has plowed the savi...

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Best Photography Black Friday Deals 2018

Best Photography Black Friday Deals 2018

Go to the official Seven Days of Black Friday deals landing page to scout the latest deals. We are in the era of digital shopping , my friends. IMRG found the voice assistants, Amazon Echo an...

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Possible salmonella outbreak triggers recall of 91000 pounds of

Possible salmonella outbreak triggers recall of 91000 pounds of

The raw ground turkey products items were produced on September 11, 2018. 1-lb. packages of "Jennie-O TACO SEASONED GROUND TURKEY" with a "Use by" date of 10/02/2018. The latest outbreak of salmone...

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All-new Toyota Corolla revealed

All-new Toyota Corolla revealed

The forthcoming Corolla sedan could be supplied to Maruti Suzuki under their latest deal to spawn a rebadged version in the near future. The new generation Corolla series saw an overhauled hatchbac...

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Flybe puts itself up for sale amid tough conditions

Flybe puts itself up for sale amid tough conditions

The board has appointed Evercore as its financial adviser to assist it with this review. British infrastructure and support services company Stobart Group scrapped plans to buy Flybe in March after ...

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Alexa voice shoppers get early access to these Amazon Black Friday specials

Alexa voice shoppers get early access to these Amazon Black Friday specials

This post will be updated with the latest and greatest deals on editor-approved sheets during the days leading up to Black Friday and Cyber Monday , because everyone deserves excellent sheets. Some d...

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Senate and House GOP Pick Congressional Leaders - as Showdown Over Pelosi Simmers

Senate and House GOP Pick Congressional Leaders - as Showdown Over Pelosi Simmers

House Republicans have selected House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy to serve as minority leader in the next Congress, choosing the California Republican who was a key architect of the 2010 GOP wave....

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FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

Gottlieb emphasized in the statement that e-cigarettes, which contain fewer cancer-causing chemicals than traditional cigarettes and create an aerosol by heating a typically nicotine-packed liquid in ...

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Lion Air victim's family files suit against Boeing

Lion Air victim's family files suit against Boeing

Boeing and US aviation regulators are considering whether to add a software fix to the 737 Max. An American Airlines spokesman told Reuters they "were unaware of some of the functionality of the Man...

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Honda Passport to debut at LA auto show

Honda Passport to debut at LA auto show

It goes on sale early next year. It did, however, release two teaser shots of the 2019 Passport that, as far as we can tell, shouldn't look too different from the big-daddy Pilot. The original Passpo...

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How does a leadership challenge to a Conservative British prime minister work?

How does a leadership challenge to a Conservative British prime minister work?

Jacob Rees-Mogg, a leader of the party's pro-Brexit wing, threatened to trigger a leadership challenge. If enough Conservative lawmakers make similar calls, there could be a vote for a new party l...

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Woman's cruise ship death may be murder

Woman's cruise ship death may be murder

All that's known is that the cruise ship departed from Fort Lauderdale , Fla., on a seven-day excursion on November 9 and is due back there on November 17, as Princess Cruises confirmed to Yahoo Li...

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Juul to halt sales of flavored e-cigarettes in retail stores

Juul to halt sales of flavored e-cigarettes in retail stores

The company also said it'll only start accepting orders again for mango, cucumber, fruit and creme pods from retail locations that can legally sell flavors, and that comply with a series of new guidel...

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Retired Gov't worker revealed as US$343-m Powerball winner

Retired Gov't worker revealed as US$343-m Powerball winner

Bailey told The Times that the set of winning digits, 8, 12, 13, 19, 27 and 4, came from a family member about 25 years ago. Bailey opted for a single lump sum and will take $125,396,690 after taxes...

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China sends written response to USA trade reform demands: U.S. govt sources

China sends written response to USA trade reform demands: U.S. govt sources

Vice President Mike Pence said that the Trump administration does not plan to budge in its trade dispute with China, even if that means a cold war. "I don't think it's a matter of promises". The pre...

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SAP acquires experience management company Qualtrics for $8 billion

SAP acquires experience management company Qualtrics for $8 billion

The acquisition comes two days after Qualtrics, filed S-1 documents with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to go public with an IPO carrying a proposed valuation of $4.8 billion. Qualtrics...

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BREXIT NO DEAL: Mr Kipling cakes firm to start STOCKPILING ingredients

BREXIT NO DEAL: Mr Kipling cakes firm to start STOCKPILING ingredients

Gavin Darby said: "We are pleased to report revenue growth of +1.3% in the first half, a +6.2% increase in trading profit and net debt £26m lower compared to previous year". The company cut net debt ...

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OPEC, partners discuss oil supply cut of up to 1.4 million bpd

OPEC, partners discuss oil supply cut of up to 1.4 million bpd

Oil prices should be much lower based on supply! Price is now moving through and beyond the 100 EMA and 55.00 looks a good long term place for a pause given the support that is there. Novak told medi...

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$1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot sold in SC still unclaimed

$1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot sold in SC still unclaimed

The winning ticket was sold at the KC Mart #7 in Simpsonville, South Carolina in late October. It was the largest U.S. jackpot won by a single ticket and the nation's second-largest jackpot ever. If t...

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"Pink Legacy" diamond sells for more than $50M

That amounts to $2.176 million per carat, which was previously the world auction record price per carat for any pink diamond. It's the largest fancy vivid pink diamond they've ever sold. The 18.96-c...

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BEWARE: Don't Fall For Facebook 'Secret Sister' Gift Exchange

BEWARE: Don't Fall For Facebook 'Secret Sister' Gift Exchange

Facebook users have been advised to ignore messages linked to a gift exchange scam known as "Secret Sister", which has now resurfaced on social media. I love sending a gift to a complete stranger kn...

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Dow plunges 500 as Apple leads tech rout

Dow plunges 500 as Apple leads tech rout

Australia's S&P-ASX 200 gained 0.3 percent. The Russell 2000 is down 34.69 points, or 2.2 per cent. Silver lost 0.9 percent to $14.01 an ounce. Advanced Micro Devices gave up 8.2 percent to $19.29, ...

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Police on lookout for suspect in McDonald's brawl over ketchup

Police on lookout for suspect in McDonald's brawl over ketchup

Another employee is also seen in the video trying to pull the woman off of the manager. Santa Ana Police Department have issued an appeal for information on the woman's identity. Police are search...

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Denied booze on board, drunk woman abuses, spits at Air India crew

Denied booze on board, drunk woman abuses, spits at Air India crew

She also spat at the flight's pilot. Videos of the woman's rowdy behaviour have gone viral on social media. The incident, which took place on Saturday, was captured on video. She is heard demandin...

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Italy defies EU's request for smaller budget

Italy defies EU's request for smaller budget

This Tuesday night, no amendment had been made to the text in which the european Commission does not want because it is not quite austere. She says, "I have worked for more than 40 years". In a Nove...

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Theresa May says cabinet agreed to draft Brexit deal

Theresa May says cabinet agreed to draft Brexit deal

A senior European Union official confirmed that a draft text had been agreed. He said he spoke to EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and British officials overnight and wants "to warmly congrat...

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Amazon creates 50,000 jobs with split headquarters plan

Amazon creates 50,000 jobs with split headquarters plan

Its New York location will be in a neighborhood of Queens that sits directly across from midtown Manhattan, while its Virginia offices will be in a part of Arlington that local politicians and Ama...

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