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US Kills 100+ Russian Troops

US Kills 100+ Russian Troops

CNN identified several of the slain Russians on Tuesday; they were portrayed as a mixture of mercenaries and "ultranationalists". In response, USA forces called in a drone strike, destroying the ...

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Uber's losses swell to RM18 billion in 2017

Uber's losses swell to RM18 billion in 2017

While Uber is still on the path of massive growth, the main reason why its revenue now continues to outpace its losses lies in the firm's aggressive cost-cutting efforts spanning various departments; ...

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McDonald's cutting cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from Happy Meals

McDonald's cutting cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from Happy Meals

McDonald's nutritional changes are "a welcome next step", Margo Wootan, VP for nutrition at the Center for Science in the Public Interest, said in a statement , adding that other chains should follo...

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6 things you should know about Chrome's new ad-blocker

6 things you should know about Chrome's new ad-blocker

The coalition surveyed more than 40,000 internet users in North America and Canada to find out which ads they considered most annoying. Others pay a flat amount, regardless of clicks or impressions. A...

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Trump again seeks to slash Great Lakes funding

Trump again seeks to slash Great Lakes funding

The plan as outlined by the White House would cut existing funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, a program housed in the Environmental Protection Agency , from roughly $300 million to...

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Kim Cattrall Slams Sarah Jessica Parker for Outreach After Brother's Death

Kim Cattrall Slams Sarah Jessica Parker for Outreach After Brother's Death

Cattrall's post linked to an article in the New York Post from October 2017. "Xx (sic)" It had come after Kim asked her followers for help in locating 55-year-old Christopher Cattrall after he...

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Amazon Launches Grocery Delivery via Whole Foods

Amazon Launches Grocery Delivery via Whole Foods

An "ultra-fast" one-hour delivery option costs $7.99, again on purchases of $35 and above. The Amazon/Whole Foods service will be available through its Prime Now program in Austin, Cincinnati, Dal...

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Jobless Rate Down, Labour Participation Rate Up In Windsor

Jobless Rate Down, Labour Participation Rate Up In Windsor

The board's modelling suggests the increase will reduce the number of jobs created in Ontario this year by roughly 40,000. Employment declines were seen across the field, from low-paying jobs in war...

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Wall Street sinks again as bond yields rise

Wall Street sinks again as bond yields rise

Treasury yields, which were nearly flat in US afternoon trading, had climbed after the Bank of England said interest rates probably need to rise sooner, adding to expectations of reduced central bank ...

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Germany's Schulz abandons plan to become foreign minister

Germany's Schulz abandons plan to become foreign minister

Last time there was such a poll, 76% voted yes; this time, that is likely to be lower, but the signs are that, despite significant scepticism, the coalition will still be signed off. But before anyo...

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi gives 8-hour speech on immigration

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi gives 8-hour speech on immigration

Rep. Pelosi delivered an 8-hour record-breaking House floor speech on Thursday about " dreamers " ahead of a vote on a long-term budget deal . Mrs Pelosi said her support for a new bill-a $300b...

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Oil Reverses Lower As US Crude Production Hits 10 Million Barrels

The US Fed's indications of a higher interest rate, however, also resulted in a strengthened dollar. The Opec sees non-Opec production rising by 1.15 mbpd next year while the IEA sees a growth of ...

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