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Netflix misses subscriber growth targets, but expects a big Q2

The company announced it expects to pass 100 million users this coming weekend. Netflix announced past year that it was going to invest $6 billion into developing original series and movies with t...

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USA vows to do more in Syria 'if needed'

The kingdom is among the most vehement opponents of Assad and supports Sunni rebel groups fighting to oust him. "Congratulations to our great military men and women for representing the United Stat...

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Pence takes message of US resolve against North Korea to Japan

Pence takes message of US resolve against North Korea to Japan

However, McMaster expressed hope there would be no need for a military strike against the North. "You look at different things over the years with President Obama. Lu said Beijing wants to resume th...

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International Monetary Fund upgrades Romania's economic growth forecast

Meanwhile, the International Monetary Fund held its 2017 US growth forecast steady at 2.3 percent, which still represents a substantial jump from 1.6 percent growth in 2016, partly due to expectations...

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May wins Parl vote to hold snap poll

There were also a number of abstentions. With May seen winning a new five-year mandate and boosting her majority in parliament by perhaps 100 seats, the pound held close to six-and-a-half month high...

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'Worst is over' for Wells Fargo stock, analyst says

'Worst is over' for Wells Fargo stock, analyst says

Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 8,600 locations, 13,000 AT...

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'North Korea not to act like Syria in case U.S. attacks'

'North Korea not to act like Syria in case U.S. attacks'

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and the prime minister held a meeting at the latter's office shortly before the working lunch, according to Japanese officials. But any strikes against the North ...

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Israel condemns Marine Le Pen for denying French responsibility for deporting Jews

Far-right French presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen took heat on Sunday for comments she made that downplay the role the French state played in rounding up Jews during World War II, according to the ...

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Tesla settles lawsuit over self-driving vehicle secrets

Tesla settles lawsuit over self-driving vehicle secrets

Also, it'll establish a process that lets Tesla not only reclaim its Autopilot data, but conduct "ongoing audits" of Aurora's computers to make sure the company isn't holding on to the info behind Tes...

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North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move

North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move

To counter Vladimir Putin's Russian Federation, we have moved USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops into Poland, the Baltic States, Romania and Bulgaria. A recent poll showed a bare majori...

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U.S. job growth slows down while unemployment rate falls to 4.5 percent

U.S. job growth slows down while unemployment rate falls to 4.5 percent

Employers are finding they need to pay more to attract workers in a tightening job market. The broadest measure of labor underutilization, U-6, fell to below 9% for the first time since the Great Rec...

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Nova Scotia dairy farmer 'udderly' upset with Donald Trump's trade comments

Congress still hasn't granted negotiating authority to the Department of Commerce. After hearing President Donald Trump's speech in Kenosha Tuesday, Canada's ambassador to Washington said the presid...

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Walker: White House must deal with Canada's dairy policies

He also wrote that "technical barriers" make the US more protectionist than Canada, and his nation isn't a cause of the global oversupply that has hurt American farmers. Trump also criticized the US t...

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Warriors to sit Kevin Durant for Game 2 vs. Trail Blazers

No NBA dynasty can stay together forever, but the Golden State Warriors have a fairly simple path that could let them continue to dominate the NBA for years. "Our offense got scattered, we were rushin...

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US aircraft carrier to reach waters near NKorea next week

But many Chinese took to social media to joke about it. While an aircraft carrier is not the weapon of choice for a strike on North Korea - such an operation would more likely involve long-range bom...

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MPs clear way for general election on June 8

While promising to run a "positive and optimistic campaign", she said the choice at the election was between her "strong and stable leadership" or a "coalition of chaos" led by Mr Corbyn. She claimed ...

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Petrostates Seek a Goldilocks Oil Price

Petrostates Seek a Goldilocks Oil Price

Brent crude has gained about 19 percent since OPEC chose to pare output, and the benchmark grade was 24 cents higher at $55.13 a barrel at 11:59 a.m.in London. Weekly imports from OPEC nations rose ...

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Democrats Blow Winning Elections Ossoff Handel 4/19/17

Ossoff received 48.1% of the vote, shy of the 50% he needed to win outright. The fact he was even competitive is mind-blowing to Washington Democrats. A female Republican politician probably wasn't ...

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A Misleading Top-Line for March Jobs

They were not counted as unemployed because they had not searched for work during the four weeks that preceded the survey. Neil Wilson at ETX Capital described March's job creation figure as a "mass...

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India ruling party leaders face trial in 1992 mosque attack

There were two cases being heard in connection with the demolition. On Wednesday the Supreme Court of India ordered veterans of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to face trial for their role i...

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