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US Market Indexes Close Lower on Tuesday

US Market Indexes Close Lower on Tuesday

The yield, a barometer for mortgage rates and other financial instruments, has jumped recently on signs of rising inflation, which sparked market speculation for more rate hikes later this year. Jap...

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Boeing trade case sets up USA to impose tariffs on EU

Boeing trade case sets up USA to impose tariffs on EU

The EU has brought two such cases against the U.S. One case ended in favor of the U.S., and in the other, like in the Airbus case, the majority of the allegations the EU made against the U.S. "The c...

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U.S. imposes sanctions against governor of Iran's Central Bank

U.S. imposes sanctions against governor of Iran's Central Bank

According to the Treasury, the anti-Iran sanctions cuts off Tehran's use of critical banking network. Seif is also under attack inside Iran. This is already the second batch of US' anti-Iranian sa...

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu does quirky Eurovision dance

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu does quirky Eurovision dance

A chorus of congratulatory messages from Israeli lawmakers, including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, celebrated both Netta's win and the opportunity for Israel to host . It's clear that she won...

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SpaceX plans first Falcon 9

SpaceX plans first Falcon 9 "Block 5" launch

The Merlin engines on that very first variation had 95,000 pounds of thrust for each first-stage engine and 92,500 pounds of thrust for the second-stage engine. With some fix, a Block 5 first stage ou...

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Facebook admits 4% of accounts were fake

Facebook admits 4% of accounts were fake

The company removed or put a warning screen for graphic violence in front of 3.4 million pieces of content in the first quarter, almost triple the 1.2 million a quarter earlier, according to the re...

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Colorado Girl Survives Bear Attack Near Her Home

Colorado Girl Survives Bear Attack Near Her Home

The mother said she heard screaming and found her daughter being dragged by a large black bear, but the animal dropped the girl and ran off after she shouted at it. The girl's father, Duane Cyr, ident...

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Twitter is finally doing something about trolls -- using 'behavioral signals'

Twitter is finally doing something about trolls -- using 'behavioral signals'

They said that while less than 1pc of Twitter accounts have been reported for abuse, others have not because they have not violated policy per se, but have still have managed to have a negative impact...

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Kia to launch diesel mild hybrid Sportage SUV later this year

Kia to launch diesel mild hybrid Sportage SUV later this year

Sportage will be the first model to offer the new EcoDynamics+ powertrain later in 2018. The compact nature of the components means the technology can be integrated into existing vehicle and powertra...

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American Airlines bans insects, hedgehogs, goats, ferrets as inflight service animals

American Airlines bans insects, hedgehogs, goats, ferrets as inflight service animals

They must be leashed or have a harness and may not growl, bite, or jump. "A service animal is a dog or miniature horse that is basic obedience trained, potty trained, and task trained for someone's ...

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Gas prices continue to rise after USA pulls out of Iran deal

Gas prices continue to rise after USA pulls out of Iran deal

That means it is renewing sanctions, which include not buying Iranian oil. Oil prices are now at $71 per barrel, the highest since 2014. With the possibility of Iranian oil being removed from the worl...

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Fragasso Group Inc. Invests $228000 in The Home Depot (NYSE:HD) Stock

Fragasso Group Inc. Invests $228000 in The Home Depot (NYSE:HD) Stock

Kcm Invest Advsr Ltd Liability Com holds 1.3% in The Home Depot, Inc . Raymond James upgraded the shares of CBSH in report on Tuesday, April 10 to "Hold" rating. Its stake in Powershares Qqq Trust (Q...

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Google employees are quitting over USA military 'Project Maven' tie-up

Google employees are quitting over USA military 'Project Maven' tie-up

Project Maven helps process aerial drone footage using artificial intelligence (AI) to spy on vehicles and even follow people as they come and go in and out of buildings. While the likes of Amazon ...

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San Francisco, Chicago About To Get Amazon Go Cashierless Stores

San Francisco, Chicago About To Get Amazon Go Cashierless Stores

Amazon says expansion of this project means stores in Chicago and San Francisco . In addition to these two new locations, there are allegedly still a few more Amazon Go stores waiting to be built. ...

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Tesla Driver in Utah Crash Says Autopilot Was Engaged

Tesla Driver in Utah Crash Says Autopilot Was Engaged

Waymo, Alphabet Inc.'s self-driving unit, said on Sunday that Matthew Schwall had joined from Tesla , where he was its main technical contact with USA safety investigators. Two teens were later kille...

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Gap Has Apologized for Selling T-Shirts With 'Erroneous' Map of China

Gap Has Apologized for Selling T-Shirts With 'Erroneous' Map of China

Gap took action after photos began circulating on the Chinese social media site Weibo of a T-shirt with a map that did not include Taiwan, a self-ruled island that Beijing regards as Chinese territory...

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Vodafone longtime CEO to step down as company returns to profit

Vodafone longtime CEO to step down as company returns to profit

Mr Colao said it had been a "real privilege" to lead Vodafone . "Effective 1 October 2018, Vittorio Colao will be succeeded by Group Chief Financial Officer Nick Read ", Vodafone said in a sta...

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Kaspersky Lab to shift U.S. customer data from Russian Federation to Switzerland

Kaspersky Lab to shift U.S. customer data from Russian Federation to Switzerland

Software produced by Kaspersky has already been banned from U.S. government systems, and the company has been on a mission to prove that Russian Federation is not spying on other countries via its a...

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HSBC deal shows blockchain viable for trade finance

HSBC deal shows blockchain viable for trade finance

The company believes that its success in performing the transaction is a positive sign that blockchain can possibly be used for financing trade. An announcement made by Vivek Ramachandran , Glob...

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Senate Democrat probing Novartis dealings with Trump lawyer

Senate Democrat probing Novartis dealings with Trump lawyer

Cohen's office, residence and hotel room were raided by federal officials last month. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, Richard Blumenthal of CT, and Ron Wyden of OR sent a letter to AT&T CEO R...

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