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Disney+ Streaming Service Details Announced Including Dates, Price, and NEW Original Series!

Disney+ Streaming Service Details Announced Including Dates, Price, and NEW Original Series!

We'd already had official word from Disney and Marvel that Tom Hiddleston will be headlining his own Loki series, but yesterday's announcement gave us a logo for the Anthony Mackie and Sebast...

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Ontario premier's new transit plan unveiled for Toronto

Ontario premier's new transit plan unveiled for Toronto

The budget projects the deficit will fall to $10.3-billion by next year and $3.5-billion in 2022-23; with a slight surplus by 2023-24. Earlier on Wednesday, transit advocates said that Ontario's new...

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Fred's will close 159 underperforming stores nationwide

Fred's will close 159 underperforming stores nationwide

The list includes 31 MS stores and three Coast locations including Gautier, Ocean Springs and Pascagoula, according to Fred's website. Below are the stores in the Mid-South that will be closed. Sal...

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Saudi Aramco $10bn bond offering attracts $100bn of interest

Saudi Aramco $10bn bond offering attracts $100bn of interest

Saudi Arabia faced global condemnation after the assassination in October of Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi agents in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley , HSBC, Citi, Goldman Sachs a...

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‘No deal’ Brexit risks severe economic shock, International Monetary Fund warns

‘No deal’ Brexit risks severe economic shock, International Monetary Fund warns

Even with a resolution of Brexit , in the form of an agreed and certain decision by the United Kingdom government and the European Union which is accepted by both their parliaments, there still would...

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Sterling briefly rallies on hopes for Irish backstop breakthrough

Sterling briefly rallies on hopes for Irish backstop breakthrough

NZD may even be in for further weakness if upcoming United States inflation and Federal Reserve meeting minutes news impresses investors and dampens risk-sentiment. Unconfirmed market rumor that Ge...

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UK store withdraws chocolate ducklings over racism complaint

UK store withdraws chocolate ducklings over racism complaint

A United Kingdom grocery store has apologized for its Easter chocolate range that received a complaint for being racist. The supermarket chain faced backlash over the labelling of the white, dark ...

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McConnell won't say if Senate would back Herman Cain for Fed

McConnell won't say if Senate would back Herman Cain for Fed

Sens. Mitt Romney of Utah, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Cory Gardner of Colorado and Kevin Cramer of North Dakota all said they would oppose Cain's appointment to the Fed. On Thursday evening, ABC News ...

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Etihad Airways submits bid for Jet Airways

Etihad Airways submits bid for Jet Airways

However, reservations for Bengaluru-Amsterdam, Mumbai-Amsterdam and Mumbai-London will remain closed till April 18. In an advisory posted on its Facebook page, Changi Airport said: "Jet Airways (9W)...

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Tesla Gigafactory expansion on hold as partner Panasonic eyes EV demand

Tesla Gigafactory expansion on hold as partner Panasonic eyes EV demand

Tesla shares have dropped in recent weeks, falling by almost five percent to $263.20 per share in pre-market trading in the United States. Tesla is disputing reports it is cutting investment in the ...

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Coinbase announces launch of Visa-powered Coinbase Card

Coinbase announces launch of Visa-powered Coinbase Card

The San Francisco-based firm announced the news in a blog post on Wednesday, saying that with the " Coinbase Card", customers will be able to spend their bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), litecoin (LTC...

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Uber's IPO Registration Is Finally Happening--With an Expected $100 Billion Valuation

Uber's IPO Registration Is Finally Happening--With an Expected $100 Billion Valuation

The breakdown shows Uber has been generating the robust revenue growth that entices investors, but also racked up almost $8 billion in losses since its inception. Lyft went public with a relatively...

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Saudi Aramco bond sale to close Wednesday: minister

Saudi Aramco bond sale to close Wednesday: minister

Given the opportunity investors have for a more direct claim on the oil company's assets than they do with the sovereign, and the issuer's lack of debt, the size of the order book will nearly certai...

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Ford recalls 327,000 pickups again to fix engine heater cables

Ford recalls 327,000 pickups again to fix engine heater cables

The company reports that there has been one known fire in the USA and one in Canada related to the prior recall work. Previously, the vehicles were recalled for cables that were susceptible to s...

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Thousands of Amazon workers are listening to recordings of Echo users

Thousands of Amazon workers are listening to recordings of Echo users

But a real-life stranger could potentially be listening to anything you tell Alexa by design, per a report in Bloomberg on Wednesday. Amazon employees are also able to listen to accidental r...

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Elon Musk Is Trolling Jeff Bezos

Elon Musk Is Trolling Jeff Bezos

But this isn't the first time that Musk has hit at Bezos in his venture into space. The billionaire Tesla boss - who also runs the private rocket company SpaceX - took to Twitter on Wednesda...

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Carlos Ghosn Claims He’s Conspiracy Victim Of

Carlos Ghosn Claims He’s Conspiracy Victim Of "Backstabbing" Colleagues

Wearing a dark jacket and a white shirt, Ghosn sat at a desk with his hands folded as he looked into the camera and spoke in a calm voice. The video, and comments by his lawyer Junichiro Hironaka al...

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More Turbulence For Jet Airways With Shrunk Fleet, Tightened Fuel Terms

More Turbulence For Jet Airways With Shrunk Fleet, Tightened Fuel Terms

Many employees of Jet Airways , including pilots and engineers, have not been paid since December 2018. The supply was cut around 3 pm and restored a few hours later, said ANI . Requests to de-regis...

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Walmart adding more robots to their stores

Walmart adding more robots to their stores

Walmart says it anticipates spending $73 million to remodel 15 stores in Louisiana and expand new technology such as Pick-Up Towers and Voice Order. It also comes amid increased pressure to keep up ...

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House of Representatives passes bill to restore net neutrality

House of Representatives passes bill to restore net neutrality

Democrats have control over the House, so passing the bill wasn't too arduous in that chamber, but they face a tougher task in pushing the legislation through the Senate, over which Republicans ho...

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Alphabet launches its Wing drone delivery service in Australia

Alphabet launches its Wing drone delivery service in Australia

The company has been making trial deliveries by drone for the past year and a half in Canberra without making any mistakes. At launch, only 100 homes in the new suburbs of Crace, Franklin, and Palmers...

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Hypersonic Rocket Engine Passes Testing Milestone

Hypersonic Rocket Engine Passes Testing Milestone

A revolutionary 'air breathing' space plane could one day blast passengers from London to NY in less than an hour, after it passed a key hurdle this week. In supersonic and hypersonic flight, air ...

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Crude Oil Futures Settle Higher Despite Rise In Inventory

Crude Oil Futures Settle Higher Despite Rise In Inventory

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures settled at $64.61 a barrel, rising 63 cents, or 0.98 per cent, holding just below its strongest level since mid-November. But then the US granted...

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Steve Mnuchin and Maxine Waters spar over early dismissal

Steve Mnuchin and Maxine Waters spar over early dismissal

Republican Trump has consistently refused requests by politicians, journalists and others, stating his reason for not doing so is that the returns are under audit. Rettig said he hadn't been instruc...

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Ethereum Price Forecast - ETHUSD Meets Resistance At $180 Level

Ethereum Price Forecast - ETHUSD Meets Resistance At $180 Level

The author or the publication does not hold any responsibility for your personal financial loss. Ripple price also declined recently and approaching the key Dollars 0.340 support area. Bitcoin's re...

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Doctor dragged off United flight breaks his silence two years later

Doctor dragged off United flight breaks his silence two years later

The entire ordeal started after the flight Dao was on from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Louisville, Kentucky was overbooked. Dao said he stood his ground and refused to get off the plane ...

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Debenhams handover is expected to trigger a wave of store closures

Debenhams handover is expected to trigger a wave of store closures

Administrators were appointed on Tuesday after Ashley's last-ditch bid to rescue the company failed. The department store group said its 165 outlets would continue to trade under a pre-pack deal whi...

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Cross-party Brexit talks abandoned until after European Union summit, No 10 confirm

Without an extension, Britain is due to leave the European Union at 2200 GMT on Friday, without a deal to cushion the economic shock. His Dutch colleague Stef Blok echoed: "It's in the Dutch interes...

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New Zealand Burger King sorry for 'racist' chopsticks ad campaign

New Zealand Burger King sorry for 'racist' chopsticks ad campaign

She added: "I'm so sick of racism ". Korean New Zealander Maria Mo tweeted a clip of the ad after seeing it as a sponsored video on Instagram . Burger King New Zealand is receiving backlash ...

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Gas prices are cheapest on this day

Gas prices are cheapest on this day

DeHaan forecasts the average price in California will hit $4 for a gallon of regular gasoline by the end of this week - something no state has experienced in almost the past five years. Gas prices h...

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Scream For Ice Cream: It’s Free Cone Day At Ben & Jerry’s

Scream For Ice Cream: It’s Free Cone Day At Ben & Jerry’s

The annual giveaway is happening at ice cream shops from noon to 8 p.m. around the country, including in Boston, Cambridge, Revere and Natick. 2019 marks the 40th year that the Vermont-based ice c...

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Toyota Highlander to Debut at New York Auto Show

Toyota Highlander to Debut at New York Auto Show

When viewed from the ideal angle, the layers form the outline of the vehicle. The Highlander itself doesn't appear to have changed much from the previous generation, a smart move for Toyota as the v...

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China looks to ban Bitcoin mining

China looks to ban Bitcoin mining

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has added cryptocurrency mining to its latest list of industries it wants to restrict, or eliminate, Reuters reports . Almost half of bitcoin min...

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Brexit: May reaches out to Labour, asks European Union for delay

Brexit: May reaches out to Labour, asks European Union for delay

The Prime Minister and Labour leader are meeting for a second round of talks aimed at resolving the Westminster stalemate after MPs rejected Mrs May's Withdrawal Agreement three times . The motio...

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Bank of America to raise its minimum wage to $20 an hour

Bank of America to raise its minimum wage to $20 an hour

Since 2010, Bank of America has increased its minimum wage by more than $4 per hour. Workers are receiving the largest wage increases since the Great Recession as employers struggle to find enough peo...

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