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Taylor Swift's new album, 'Reputation,' is coming in November omg

Taylor Swift's new album, 'Reputation,' is coming in November omg

Some fans were hoping the snake video, which first appeared on Monday (August 21, 2017), was a teaser for another big announcement - that Taylor would be ending her feud with Katy Perry by perform...

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Sempra Energy bids $9.45B for Oncor, topping Buffett offer

Sempra Energy bids $9.45B for Oncor, topping Buffett offer

The development represents a rare blow for Buffett, who avoids bidding wars for companies and had swooped in two months ago to buy Oncor after two previous attempts by Energy Future to sell it were ...

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Total buys Maersk's oil business in $7.45bn deal

Total buys Maersk's oil business in $7.45bn deal

It will add output of about 160,000 barrels a day of oil equivalent to the French group next year, rising to 200,000 a day by 2020. Total will maintain Maersk Oil's strong position in the North Sea ...

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Facebook bans account of white nationalist Cantwell

Facebook bans account of white nationalist Cantwell

Zuckerberg, who is Jewish, posted on his personal Facebook page that he was appalled by the racist assembly in Virginia, where a counter-protester was killed when a vehicle driven by a 20-year-old...

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Vishal Sikka quits as Infosys CEO, Board attacks Narayana Murthy

Vishal Sikka quits as Infosys CEO, Board attacks Narayana Murthy

Sikka, 50, a former German IT major SAP executive who was appointed CEO and MD of Dollars 10 billion revenue company three years back, will become executive vice-chairman until a new MD and CEO is hir...

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Will Foot Locker Inc's (FL) Earnings Grow Over The Next Year?

Will Foot Locker Inc's (FL) Earnings Grow Over The Next Year?

Macquarie Grp Limited has invested 0% in Foot Locker, Inc . First Advsrs L P holds 0.05% or 251,184 shares in its portfolio. TURPIN CHERYL N sold $152,340 worth of Foot Locker, Inc . Panagora As...

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UK Said to Plan Visa-Free Travel for Europeans After Brexit

UK Said to Plan Visa-Free Travel for Europeans After Brexit

Throughout the post-Brexit discussions, the British government has made it clear it does not want to see a return to the hard border of the past, an aspiration that until now has come with little de...

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Oil prices climb high as USA inventories decline

Oil prices climb high as USA inventories decline

Brent crude oil futures fell 0.53 dollar or 1.04 percent to close at USD 50.27 a barrel at NYMEX. US 11 to 469.2 million, industry group the American Petroleum Institute said on Tuesday. Prices lost 4...

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Delays on trains in and out of Waterloo

Delays on trains in and out of Waterloo

Trains are unable to access 13 of the station's 24 platforms as 10 were already closed owing to engineering works to enlarge its capacity. A spokesperson for Network Rail has described the incident ...

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Ryanair files complaint with European Union after Air Berlin bankruptcy

Ryanair files complaint with European Union after Air Berlin bankruptcy

According to the announcement, it seems the German government will find a solution to keep Air Berlin operating. Ryanair has claimed to European Union competition regulators that there is a conspira...

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US-North Korea Tensions Cause Market Volatility; Oil Prices Slide — GLOBAL SNAPSHOT

US-North Korea Tensions Cause Market Volatility; Oil Prices Slide — GLOBAL SNAPSHOT

In the first four days of the week, the Standard & Poor's 500 index swung from marking its latest record high to posting its biggest single-day drop in almost three months. Still, there were fewer s...

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Tesla autonomous semi-trucks will move in platoons, prototype coming soon

Tesla autonomous semi-trucks will move in platoons, prototype coming soon

The information also apparently describes Tesla's desire to create long-haul electric semis that can drive themselves in "platoons", potentially following behind a lead truck piloted by a human driver...

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Airlines Are Bumping Far Fewer People From Flights

Airlines Are Bumping Far Fewer People From Flights

That's the lowest rate ever recorded, according to 23 years of historical Transportation department data. That passenger bump rate was down 29 percent compared to the same time a year ago. The monthly...

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Investors take a breath as US Stocks end winning streak

Investors take a breath as US Stocks end winning streak

The back-and-forth came on the heels of reports the USA intelligence community has determined North Korea has successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles. Dec...

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Activist Investor Bill Ackman Sets His Sights On Automatic Data Processing (ADP)

Activist Investor Bill Ackman Sets His Sights On Automatic Data Processing (ADP)

Ackman's stake surfaced, besting the 120% return of the S&P 500 over the same period. The Roseland, N.J., human-resources software company said its board unanimously rejected the "last-minute" reque...

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited

Jefferies Group LLC restated a hold rating and issued a $33.00 price objective on shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries in a research note on Friday, June 23rd. During the same quarter previous y...

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Dow tops 22k as Apple stocks surge

Dow tops 22k as Apple stocks surge

Stock market optimists say the Dow's current rally is based on improving sales and revenues for us companies and not irrational exuberance like the dot-com stock hysteria back in 2000. The foreca...

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Teenager jumps out of plane's emergency exit as it lands

Teenager jumps out of plane's emergency exit as it lands

The teenager reportedly jumped out of his seat, opened the door , slid onto the wing and eventually jumped to the tarmac where he was confronted by an airfield construction crew working nearby. Passe...

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Discovery, Scripps seek to link up in $12 billion TV deal

Discovery, Scripps seek to link up in $12 billion TV deal

The company has market cap of $10.02 billion. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 3.00 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "s...

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Mario Draghi was right in keeping inflation expectations low

Mario Draghi was right in keeping inflation expectations low

The biggest downside risk from within the single currency area was Italy, Barclays added, which they still expected to hold elections in the first quarter of 2018. The ECB targets inflation of "just b...

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Former VW executive to plead guilty in emissions cheating case

Former VW executive to plead guilty in emissions cheating case

The Volkswagen AG exec arrested a year ago for his part in VW's diesel emissions fraud, Oliver Schmidt , will be pleading guilty on August 4 in US District Court in Detroit. Schmidt, who was arrest...

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Chlorinated chicken could be an issue in UK-US trade relations

Chlorinated chicken could be an issue in UK-US trade relations

Donald Trump said that he would back a "very, very big" trade deal between the two countries. Under that arrangement, it would only be able to sign the deal at whatever point in that three-year p...

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Morgan Stanley opts for Frankfurt as new post-Brexit hub

Morgan Stanley opts for Frankfurt as new post-Brexit hub

Brian Moynihan, chief executive of Bank of America , was in Dublin for the landmark announcement, which was made after a meeting with taoiseach Leo Varadkar, who is keen to capitalise on the fallout ...

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Lyft Is Pumping Up Its Self-Driving Car Development Program

Lyft Is Pumping Up Its Self-Driving Car Development Program

But Lyft says it is not just building ride-hailing apps, high-def maps, or even self-driving systems for autonomous cars . But Lyft's chief strategy officer Raj Kapoor said Thursday, per the Chron,...

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The Prime People Plc (PRP) Increases Dividend to GBX 3.25 Per Share

The Prime People Plc (PRP) Increases Dividend to GBX 3.25 Per Share

DS Smith Plc is a provider of corrugated packaging in Europe and plastic packaging across the world. The company has market cap of 569.97 million GBP. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Monday...

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