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Burger King trolls net neutrality decision with new ad

Burger King trolls net neutrality decision with new ad

If you know people who aren't grasping what the repeal of Net Neutrality means, try hitting them in the stomach. Burger King - a fast-food chain that sells cheap beef - apparently understands ...

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European Union slaps chipmaker Qualcomm for abuse of market dominance

European Union slaps chipmaker Qualcomm for abuse of market dominance

Qualcomm signed an agreement in 2011 with Apple, committing to make significant payments to Apple on condition that the company would exclusively use Qualcomm chipsets in its iPhone and iPad devices. ...

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Local solar company reacts to proposed tariffs

Local solar company reacts to proposed tariffs

For Americans considering a shift to solar power, the new tariff is likely to raise the cost of a typical residential solar system by almost $700, according to one analysis (see below). The tariff goe...

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Here's how much it will cost to go to the Super Bowl

Here's how much it will cost to go to the Super Bowl

The three have spent all year together so it feels more natural to be together during games. Though there isn't a formal NFC Championship Game MVP, Foles would have surely won that honor last we...

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What to expect from Jerome Powell, Donald Trump's new Federal Reserve head

What to expect from Jerome Powell, Donald Trump's new Federal Reserve head

Jerome Powell will be the 16 chairman of Federal Reserve , after he secured enough votes on Tuesday night. Powell, a current Fed governor, was confirmed by a vote of 85-12, paving the way for him ...

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US Sanctions on North Korea Target Entities With Ties to China

The UN has imposed a long series of sanctions on the North aimed at pressuring it to abandon its missile and nuclear programmes. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson attended a conference in Vancouver l...

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Unattended, Amazon Go Store Now Open To Public

Unattended, Amazon Go Store Now Open To Public

Here, shoppers would have to swipe their smartphones loaded with the Amazon Go application. They can then leave with any item and the app tallies up the bill, charges the account on the phone, and s...

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Bacardi buys Patrón for $5 billion

Bacardi buys Patrón for $5 billion

Best known for its rum, Bacardi took a minority stake in the tequila firm a decade ago and the two companies have worked closely together since then. Since 2002, tequila volumes have grown about 6% ...

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Tesla 'on Autopilot' slams into parked fire truck on California freeway

Tesla 'on Autopilot' slams into parked fire truck on California freeway

However, he insisted that he was not to blame and that his vehicle was "on autopilot". KRON , the Bay Area News Network, reports that police say the suspect's blood alcohol content (BAC) was over twi...

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Peel Hunt Boosts Ten Entertainment Group (TEG) Price Target to GBX 325

Peel Hunt Boosts Ten Entertainment Group (TEG) Price Target to GBX 325

The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Tuesday, September 13 with "Underweight". The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Friday, August 14 to "Buy". The rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT on Thu...

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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Posts Earnings Results

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Posts Earnings Results

About 8.74 million shares traded or 58.03% up from the average. Tri-Continental Corporation (NYSE:TY) has risen 18.43% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 52% are positive. Verizon Co...

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Stocks shrug off US government shutdown, dollar dips

Stocks shrug off US government shutdown, dollar dips

Analysts said that historically, a brief bout of volatility had hit the market following a government shutdown, but the impact was often short-lived. Halliburton reported this morning that earning...

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Bank of Japan Sticks to View on 2% Inflation

Bank of Japan Sticks to View on 2% Inflation

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a short-term measure on Monday to fund the federal government through February 8 after it won enough support in the Senate. The BoJ also said "inflation expect...

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One of Twitter's top bosses may be headed to SoFi

One of Twitter's top bosses may be headed to SoFi

Noto, a Goldman Sachs alum, helped take Twitter public in 2013 before joining the company in 2014 as its chief financial officer. SoFi is in talks with Anthony Noto to permanently replace M...

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Parents starved kids until they stopped growing

Parents starved kids until they stopped growing

The girl and her siblings had plotted the escape for two years, Hestrin said . The parents of 13 children and young adults have plead not guilty in a California court to numerous charges that the...

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People in path of winter storm urged to prepare for snow

People in path of winter storm urged to prepare for snow

Sunday and remains in effect through the entire day Monday. The weather service in Nebraska warned "travel will be very unsafe to impossible" because of the blizzard. The storm should be over by ear...

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Petrol crosses Rs 80 in Mumbai, diesel over Rs 67

Petrol crosses Rs 80 in Mumbai, diesel over Rs 67

According to a report in Reuters , the ministry has also sought inclusion of petrol, diesel, jet fuel and natural gas in the GST to help companies claim tax credits against the tax paid on the purc...

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Murdoch's Fox, Sky Deal Against the Public Interest, UK Regulator Says

Murdoch's Fox, Sky Deal Against the Public Interest, UK Regulator Says

It singled out the Murdoch family's potential influence over British public opinion. Disney had hoped that Murdoch would have taken full control of the European broadcaster by the time the US grou...

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USA imposes mandatory air cargo screening

USA imposes mandatory air cargo screening

The new regulations affect six airlines including EgyptAir, Royal Jordanian, Qatar, Saudi, Emirates and Etihad. Carriers must submit advance air cargo data to U.S. The official WTOP spoke with sai...

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Cryptocurrency CLAMPDOWN - South Korean regulators move to STOP secrecy

Cryptocurrency CLAMPDOWN - South Korean regulators move to STOP secrecy

In a report entitled " North Korea Targeted South Korean Cryptocurrency Users and Exchange in Late 2017 Campaign ", Recorded Future's researchers stated that the same type of malware used in the Sony ...

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