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Wall St. slides as US-China trade spat intensifies

Wall St. slides as US-China trade spat intensifies

The probabilities of a recession in the last half of 2019 and early 2020 are increasing in odds and maybe quite dramatically, Kass added, saying: "The bottom line is that our president is going to mak...

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Manchester City taught a lesson at Anfield Road

Manchester City taught a lesson at Anfield Road

But a small minority of supporters threw bottles and cans at the side of City's bus, which the visitors had to replace in order to travel home after the match - such was the extent of the damage, whic...

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Northwest stocks take pounding as markets dive again

Northwest stocks take pounding as markets dive again

What did the main benchmarks do? At its session lows, the Dow fell 510 points, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq plunged as much as 1.6 percent and 1.9 percent, respectively. "In technology sector ,...

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Tesla shares higher after Model 3 production boost

Tesla shares higher after Model 3 production boost

Some California-based Chevrolet dealers have stated that they are selling some Chevrolet Bolt EVs to those who have cancelled reservations for the Model 3 . The production target of Tesla Model 3, wh...

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India's manufacturing sector growth falls to five-month low in March: PMI

India's manufacturing sector growth falls to five-month low in March: PMI

Analysts polled by Reuters expect the survey to come in at 54.7, down from 55.2 in February. "Underpinning the sustained expansion were higher volumes of output, new orders and employment", Gabrie...

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Trump on Twitter: 'DACA is Dead'

Trump on Twitter: 'DACA is Dead'

The president's tweets came after Fox News' "Fox & Friends" reported early Sunday on what it said is a group of 1,200 immigrants, mostly from Honduras, headed to the U.S. But that would require chan...

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Donald Trump Doesn't Know What to Call the White House

Donald Trump Doesn't Know What to Call the White House

A Putin aide, Yuri Ushakov , however, told Russian news agencies Monday that Trump had invited Putin to the White House during the call, according to the AP. The Kremlin hopes the USA has now stopp...

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Kim Jong Un watches K-pop stars perform in North Korea

Kim Jong Un watches K-pop stars perform in North Korea

Red Velvet - which performed an invite-only concert at Credit Suisse Group's Asia investment conference last month - will be joined in Pyongyang by South Korean singer Baek Ji Young and rock band YB,...

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Sushma Swaraj To Visit Japan For Strategic Dialogue As India-Japan Ties

Sushma Swaraj To Visit Japan For Strategic Dialogue As India-Japan Ties

The discussion of such a breakthrough between Pyongyang and Tokyo was outlined in a document used in "study sessions" for the political education of high-ranking party officials by the Central Commi...

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Uber CEO Says Company Won't Exit Any More Markets

Uber CEO Says Company Won't Exit Any More Markets

Representatives for Grab and Uber declined to comment. The acquisition of Uber's operations in Southeast Asia can be seen as a massive win for Grab , which began its operations as a e-hailing...

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Jaguar and Waymo join forces to build driverless I-Pace

Jaguar and Waymo join forces to build driverless I-Pace

Jaguar Land Rover and Waymo announced a strategic partnership to develop self-driving I-PACE electric vehicles for Waymo's autonomous transportation service. And for Jaguar Land Rover, the arrang...

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Police Arrest Larry Nassar's Fmr. Boss, A Previous Michigan State Dean

Police Arrest Larry Nassar's Fmr. Boss, A Previous Michigan State Dean

In a statement, Jamie White, a Michigan attorney who represents 34 alleged victims of Nassar, wondered if Strampel or others at Michigan State destroyed relevant evidence during the 11 months it took ...

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Arizona suspends Uber self-driving auto tests

Arizona suspends Uber self-driving auto tests

The decision comes a week after an Uber driverless vehicle hit and killed Elaine Herzberg in Tempe, Arizona. The lights on the SUV didn't illuminate 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg on Sunday night u...

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Passenger scores $10k after getting bumped off United flight

Passenger scores $10k after getting bumped off United flight

Preiss said she was asked to "sign a document stating that I volunteered my seat". In a series of tweets, Allison Preiss of Washington , D.C., says she was rewarded after being asked to give up her...

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Nissan to sell 1 million electrified vehicles a year by 2022

Nissan to sell 1 million electrified vehicles a year by 2022

Although a bit hit, the Leaf can not achieve that goal on its own, so Nissan presented on Friday plans to make the company the single largest player in the emerging market segment. Electrification...

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Oil prices fall as increased United States drilling activity points to higher output

Oil prices fall as increased United States drilling activity points to higher output

Brent crude futures LCOc1 were at $67.71 per barrel, up 29 cents, or 0.4 percent. United States crude production that has boomed to a record as well as rising American inventories are prompting specul...

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U.S. dollar slides, yields slip, stocks steady after Fed meeting

U.S. dollar slides, yields slip, stocks steady after Fed meeting

The Federal Open Market Committee is expected to lift its key interest rate during its two-day policy meeting ending Wednesday. Investors were also spooked by signs of a brewing global trade war aft...

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Latest Austin blast not tied to others

Latest Austin blast not tied to others

The tripwire set off the explosive device that was placed near a fence at 8:32 p.m. on Sunday March 18, police said. "That's why they have hundreds of people working on this". Ted Kaczynski, the Harva...

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United Airlines Pauses Cargo-Hold Pet Transport After Missteps

United Airlines Pauses Cargo-Hold Pet Transport After Missteps

United says it expects to complete the review by May 1st. Although there were no animal-related disturbances on the vast majority of United flights, Hobart said, the airline wants to ensure that al...

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UK Inflation Data and Bank of England in Focus for Sterling

UK Inflation Data and Bank of England in Focus for Sterling

Sterling fell below $1.20 to a 30-year low against the dollar in the months after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, contributing to a spike in inflation . Petrol prices dropped by...

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Dairy Queen celebrates spring with free cones for a cause

Dairy Queen celebrates spring with free cones for a cause

On Long Island, Dairy Queen locations include East Northport, Medford, Huntington, Massapequa and Levittown. It's the chain's fourth annual free cone day. If free ice cream isn't your style, Ri...

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Shopping mall owner rejects £5bn French takeover bid

Shopping mall owner rejects £5bn French takeover bid

French real estate investment fund Klepierre this morning confirmed it made an approach for Hammerson that was rejected in less than a day. Hammerson owns Birmingham's Bullring shopping center as we...

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Claire's Stores files for bankruptcy

Claire's Stores files for bankruptcy

Claire's has been struggling with a heavy debt load that left it with fewer options in dealing with online competition. Claire's states that its mission is to be a "girl's best friend" and a favo...

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Wigan Athletic vs. Southampton (FA Cup): Opposition threat

Wigan Athletic vs. Southampton (FA Cup): Opposition threat

Southampton boss Mark Hughes was delighted with his strikers after their FA Cup win over Wigan Athletic . Southampton were 2-0 winners thanks to second-half goals from Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg ...

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Top Republican says Trump will ditch Iran nuclear deal in May

Top Republican says Trump will ditch Iran nuclear deal in May

With Rex Tillerson out at the State Department, the Iran nuclear deal is likely toast. Saying that withdrawing from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal is a "painful mistake", Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamm...

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Nike's Trevor Edwards Resigns Amid Workplace Complaints

Nike's Trevor Edwards Resigns Amid Workplace Complaints

An internal memo written by Mark Parker , which was obtained by Fast Company magazine, has been sent to the company's employees, said he was "disturbed and saddened" by recent reports. Commenting...

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'American Idol' Is Back, and Luke Bryan's Doing it Proud

'American Idol' Is Back, and Luke Bryan's Doing it Proud

She shared the news about her audition for American Idol on Facebook, appearing before the judging panel comprised of Lionel Richie , Katy Perry and Luke Bryan . And this was right before Perr...

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US Consumer Prices Rise 0.2% in February

US Consumer Prices Rise 0.2% in February

Apparel prices tend to be volatile, and we expect future increases to slow due to low global manufacturing costs and intense retail competition. USA inflation rose modestly in February, with the co...

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United States oil production to rise again in 2018, OPEC says

United States oil production to rise again in 2018, OPEC says

West Texas Intermediate for April delivery was 32 cents lower at $60.39/bbl at 11:31 a.m. on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Prices were pressured after The Organization of the Petroleum Exportin...

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Russia Launches Hypersonic Missile Vladimir Putin Says Can Overcome US Defense Systems

Russia Launches Hypersonic Missile Vladimir Putin Says Can Overcome US Defense Systems

The Kinzhal missile is said to be capable of traveling 1,200 miles without entering the enemy's air defense zone. The Russian air force has successfully test fired a hypersonic air-to-surface mi...

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Amazon is fixing Alexa's creepy, random laughter

Amazon is fixing Alexa's creepy, random laughter

And it looks like the takeover is taking its first steps, because Amazon's Alexa-enabled devices are randomly and creepily laughing at us. In response, Amazon is disabling the the command , " Alexa ,...

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Smead Capital Management INC Maintains Holding in Target Corp (TGT)

Smead Capital Management INC Maintains Holding in Target Corp (TGT)

Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT ) has declined 16.51% since March 6, 2017 and is downtrending. Moors & Cabot Inc.'s holdings in Target were worth $731,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Target Co...

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Technical issue leaves passengers stranded for hours at Sydney airport

Technical issue leaves passengers stranded for hours at Sydney airport

Qantas' domestic Terminal 3 has not been affected. A spokesman from Jetstar told Daily Mail Australia they are still facing delays of an hour on average, almost five hours after the issue was resolv...

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Punta Gorda Airport Announces New Allegiant Service to Nashville

Punta Gorda Airport Announces New Allegiant Service to Nashville

Allegiant airlines announced Wednesday seasonal service to three new cities from Myrtle Beach starting in June: Flint, Michigan; Louisville, Kentucky; and Nashville, Tennessee. "The Eugene community h...

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Euroskeptic parties surge in Italy vote, but no majority

Euroskeptic parties surge in Italy vote, but no majority

However, neither parties , Movimento 5 Stelle, or M5S, and Lega, have received enough seats in Parliament to govern the country alone. Financial markets opened lower and were volatile in early tr...

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