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Target’s vehicle seat trade in event starts Monday

Target’s vehicle seat trade in event starts Monday

Target has recycled 7.4 million pounds of vehicle seats since launching the trade-in program in 2016, the company said. Customers who turn in a vehicle seat will receive a coupon good for 20 percent...

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'No longer sanctions waivers for importing Iranian oil': Mike Pompeo

'No longer sanctions waivers for importing Iranian oil': Mike Pompeo

They were granted in part to give those countries time to eliminate their purchases of Iranian oil but also to ease any impact on global energy markets with the abrupt removal of Iran's production. Pa...

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Model S fire video adds to Tesla woes pre-results

Model S fire video adds to Tesla woes pre-results

Electric vehicles should in theory be no less safe than gasoline powered vehicles, which often drive around carrying gallons of highly flammable liquid hydrocarbons on board. The user tweeted "Good or...

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveils $640 billion college debt forgiveness plan

Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveils $640 billion college debt forgiveness plan

The U.S. senator from MA, who is seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, announced her exhaustive plan to help reduce the crippling and ever-mounting student loan debt crisis. A person with ...

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Ben & Jerry's calls on Congress to expunge prior pot possession convictions

Ben & Jerry's calls on Congress to expunge prior pot possession convictions

The page also notes that in Alaska, a Black person is 10 times more likely to be arrested on a cannabis-related charge; in Colorado, three times more likely; in Washington, four times more likely; and...

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Traffic at Stop & Shop Down 75 Percent During Strike, Report Finds

Traffic at Stop & Shop Down 75 Percent During Strike, Report Finds

The strike's organizers, the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, say Stop & Shop's proposed terms for a new labor deal would force workers to pay higher healthcare premiums while ...

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Baby dies on AirAsia flight to Perth on Easter Monday

The flight, which landed in Perth at 5:30 this morning, did not leave again until almost midday. Western Australia ( WA) police and medical specialists met the plane at Perth International Airp...

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Toyota, SoftBank Fund, Denso Invest $1 Billion In Uber

Toyota, SoftBank Fund, Denso Invest $1 Billion In Uber

Soon, we can expect these to be joined by Toyota Siennas. Today's investment adds to the progress made to further collaborate in design, and developing next generation autonomous vehicle hardware. S...

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Tesla to shrink board to seven directors from 11

Tesla to shrink board to seven directors from 11

Tesla directors Brad Buss, former chief financial officer of Solarcity Corp, and Linda Johnson Rice , CEO of Johnson Publishing Co, would not seek re-election when their terms expire at the June 1...

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Over 300K Dodge Darts Recalled Due To Rollaway Risk

Over 300K Dodge Darts Recalled Due To Rollaway Risk

The company announced the recall - which covers all models from 2013 through 2016 - on Friday, when it was determined that the defect could prevent the vehicle from being shifted into "park". The comp...

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13 passengers hospitalized after arriving at Logan Airport

13 passengers hospitalized after arriving at Logan Airport

Boston Emergency Medical Services said multiple units were called to the airport around 9.20am. The flight landed in Boston at about 10 a.m., according to Samantha Decker, a spokeswoman for the Mass...

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Binance Launches Own Blockchain; Decentralized Exchange Coming Next Week

Binance Launches Own Blockchain; Decentralized Exchange Coming Next Week

The delisting shattered the bullish Bitcoin SV price prediction for the short-term. Binance launched Binance Chain yesterday, and plans to exchange its native Binance Coin (BNB ) token on April...

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British cyber expert pleads guilty

All told, Hutchins was slapped with ten felony counts, but a plea agreement will see the talented security researcher fallen from grace only plead guilty to two charges. The malware was designed "...

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Carl's Jr. to test marijuana-infused burger in Denver on 4/20

Carl's Jr. to test marijuana-infused burger in Denver on 4/20

For the "holiday", one Denver-area Carl's Jr . will sell The Rocky Mountain High CheeseBurger Delight , a double cheeseburger doused in CBD-infused Santa Fe sauce. Good one, Carl's Jr . "From our ...

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Markets Today: Stocks waver in midday trading

Markets Today: Stocks waver in midday trading

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Easter Egg Hunt and Bunny Run this Saturday in Apple Valley

Easter Egg Hunt and Bunny Run this Saturday in Apple Valley

If eggs are still available the hunt will continue from 10am on Easter Monday until all the eggs are gone. Turning Point Church of Lenawee County in Adrian hosted a "Very Special Egg Hunt" Saturday,...

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FTC Considering Oversight of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg

FTC Considering Oversight of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg

The watchdog, which started probing Facebook last year over data breaches tied to the 2016 presidential election, is looking at the 34-year-old billionaire's past statements on privacy to see whether ...

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Local church hides 300 golden Easter eggs around Bakersfield

Local church hides 300 golden Easter eggs around Bakersfield

Robertsville Baptist Church had thousands of Easter Eggs released onto the field of their church on Saturday afternoon. Specially designed easter egg hunt that will allow children with visual impair...

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Eurozone PMI data disappoints

Eurozone PMI data disappoints

Signs of improvement from the bloc's key economies were mixed, with Germany's all-important manufacturing sector giving a PMI still in negative territory with a reading of 44.5, up from 44.1 the month...

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Crossrail Could Be Delayed Until 2021

Crossrail Could Be Delayed Until 2021

By GCR Staff0 CommentsA senior source on London's Crossrail project has told the BBC that the metro line could be delayed until spring 2021, pushing costs above the present estimate of $17.6bn. Th...

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'GRANDMA'S GONNA BE MAD': Michigan boy calls 911 to ask for McDonald's

'GRANDMA'S GONNA BE MAD': Michigan boy calls 911 to ask for McDonald's

She later told the news station parents needed to be aware of their children being able to use deactivated phones to call emergency services by connecting them to WiFi. Patterson said when he showed u...

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Ottawa delays Trans Mountain pipeline decision until June 18

Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi said in a statement that the decision comes after Indigenous groups told the government they needed "more time" for consultations on the project, which would e...

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Sears Estate Sues Eddie Lampert, Claiming Illegal Transfer of Assets

Sears Estate Sues Eddie Lampert, Claiming Illegal Transfer of Assets

The lawsuit lays outs its charge in its introduction. It followed the billionaire's $5.2 billion purchase in February of most Sears assets, including the DieHard and Kenmore brands, after a bankru...

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UK Watchdog Calls for Audit Market Makeover

UK Watchdog Calls for Audit Market Makeover

The logo of PricewaterhouseCoopers is seen on the local offices building of the company in Luxembourg, April 26, 2016. "However, we are concerned that some of their headline recommendations don't meet...

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Emerging markets drive growth as Unilever looks to build profits

Emerging markets drive growth as Unilever looks to build profits

Global consumer products group, Unilever , has reported stronger than expected sales growth in its first quarter trading update. "We have delivered a solid start that keeps us on track for our full...

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TSA finds handgun concealed inside DVD player in passenger’s checked bag

TSA finds handgun concealed inside DVD player in passenger’s checked bag

A Queens man was busted at John F. Kennedy International Airport after surprised TSA officers spotted an ineptly concealed handgun in a checked bag, officials said Thursday. Officials removed the ba...

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Huawei has secured 40 commercial 50 network contracts

Huawei has secured 40 commercial 50 network contracts

Suffolk, who was one of the highest-paid British civil servants before he left for Huawei in 2011, said America's allegations were motivated by politics and "certainly not security" concerns. "They sh...

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Beeping Easter Egg hunt caters to visually-impaired students

Beeping Easter Egg hunt caters to visually-impaired students

Separate awards will be given for men, women and children in different age groups. Signs will also be posted for each area. On Saturday, you could take the kids to an Easter Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt...

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Australia 10-year bond yield jumps 4 bps after Aussie jobs report

Australia 10-year bond yield jumps 4 bps after Aussie jobs report

The good news in the figures was the bulk of the jobs were full-time positions. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased in Queensland (up 0.7 pts to 6.1%), South Australia (up 0.2 pts to...

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SpiceJet to give hiring preference to employees of Jet Airways

SpiceJet to give hiring preference to employees of Jet Airways

The president of All India Jet Airways Officers and Staff Association and Nationalist Congress Party leader Kiran Pawaskar has alleged a conspiracy behind the move to oust Naresh Goyal from his ai...

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Easter Egg Hunt set for Logoly State Park

Easter Egg Hunt set for Logoly State Park

Children will hunt for 80,000 plastic eggs that forty senior centers and several high schools throughout the area filled with goodies. The Avon Egg Hunt returns to Harry A. There will be a special...

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Booming consumer bank lifts profits at Bank of America

Booming consumer bank lifts profits at Bank of America

BAC stock price revealed pessimistic move of 4.3% comparing average price of last 200 days. The stock volatility for week was 2.12% while for month was 2.15%. Meanwhile, it gained 12.76 from its obse...

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Vehicle dealer Pendragon warns on profits and launches review of its business

Vehicle dealer Pendragon warns on profits and launches review of its business

Pendragon said this was down to "challenging trading conditions" during the period. It comprises about £7m from the net impact of higher revenue and lower margins, £2m of additional operating costs a...

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Children's Charity of Binghamton Get Ready For Easter Egg Hunt

Children's Charity of Binghamton Get Ready For Easter Egg Hunt

Along with hunting Easter eggs, families could take pictures with the Easter bunny, Wiley Coyote from the National Guard, and Radar the Patrol Dog. Thousands of eggs were hidden at Saturday's Easter...

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French Lawmakers Call For Cryptocurrency Regulations in the EU Countries

French Lawmakers Call For Cryptocurrency Regulations in the EU Countries

Just last week France adopted the first regulatory framework for governing crypto-asset intermediaries. According to a translated transcript of the minister's interview with a French business magazi...

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