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Comcast bids £22bn for Sky in head-to-head Murdoch battle

Comcast bids £22bn for Sky in head-to-head Murdoch battle

On Wednesday, Sky said it welcomed Comcast's firm intention to bid for it, as well as commitments the US cable giant had made to address potential public-interest concerns over Sky News, its influen...

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WhatsApp now banned for children and teens under 16 in some places

WhatsApp now banned for children and teens under 16 in some places

The GDPR replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and aims to reshape the way organisations across the Europe approach data privacy. Brian Acton, one of the co-founders of WhatsApp , has t...

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US trade officials to visit China soon, Trump says

US trade officials to visit China soon, Trump says

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and other officials will make the trip at Beijing's behest, the president told reporters. And in a sign of progress, Chin...

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Aluminum drops on talk of Rusal sanctions relief

Aluminum drops on talk of Rusal sanctions relief

Wood Mackenzie analysts said Treasury's announcement provides "much-needed breathing space" for the aluminum market, adding "We expect near-term correction and volatility" in prices. "It should calm...

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Engine maker urges rapid inspections after Southwest failure

Engine maker urges rapid inspections after Southwest failure

The engine, at about 32,500 ft, a buff blade broke off and smashed a window. The pilot took the Dallas-bound twin-engined Boeing 737 with 149 people aboard into a steep descent as passengers using o...

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Two liquidation companies win auction for Bon-Ton Stores

Two liquidation companies win auction for Bon-Ton Stores

Court records show the liquidation sales must be completed by August 31st. Liquidation was expected to begin as early as April 20, with a final closing date of August 31. The 160-year-old company ha...

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China to relax foreign ownership limits on cars, other industries

China to relax foreign ownership limits on cars, other industries

China announced Tuesday that it was slapping provisional anti-dumping duties on sorghum imported from the United States amid heightened trade tensions between the world's two top economies. The h...

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Now you can earn money via Facebook exposing data abuse

Now you can earn money via Facebook exposing data abuse

Last month, Facebook announced a redesign of the entire settings menu on mobile devices from top to bottom to bring in controls that are easier to find and use. These leaks confirmed the many fears ...

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Scientists 'accidentally' create plastic-eating enzyme

Scientists 'accidentally' create plastic-eating enzyme

Although the improvement is modest, this unanticipated discovery suggests that there is much more room to further improve these enzymes, moving scientists closer to solving the problem of an ever-grow...

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Syrian Refugee Praises Trump's 'Leadership and Bravery' in Strike

Syrian Refugee Praises Trump's 'Leadership and Bravery' in Strike

Vice President Mike Pence also said Trump carried out the strikes armed with US intelligence that at "a minimum it was the chemical weapon of chlorine", noting investigators still might prove sarin wa...

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Iranian drone Israel shot down was armed: IDF

Trump said the U.S.is prepared to sustain pressure on Assad until he ends what the president called a criminal pattern of killing his own people with internationally banned chemical weapons. The fir...

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Record cycling performance from home nations at Commonwealth Games

Record cycling performance from home nations at Commonwealth Games

Navneet Kaur earned India's first penalty corner in the eighth minute. Gold Coast: Indian shooter Anish Bhanwala, 15, became India's youngest ever gold medallist in the Common Wealth Games ( C...

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Bitcoin (BTC) Makes a Run for It; Touches April High at $8000+

Bitcoin (BTC) Makes a Run for It; Touches April High at $8000+

Bitcoin Fast has a total market capitalization of $266,404.00 and approximately $1,613.00 worth of Bitcoin Fast was traded on exchanges in the last day. Bitcoin Fast (CRYPTO:BCF) is a PoW/PoS coin...

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Uber unveils safety features, including faster 911 calls

Uber unveils safety features, including faster 911 calls

Khosrowshahi recently visited Asia and announced many changes to the Uber app under his initiative focused on "ways Uber can better serve riders, drivers and cities". "I can foresee situations w...

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Volkswagen puts Herbert Diess in the driving seat

Volkswagen puts Herbert Diess in the driving seat

Mueller, who formerly headed Porsche , took over as CEO unexpectedly in September 2015 when Martin Winterkorn resigned over the company's scandal over cars rigged to cheat on emissions tests. "Union...

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Radar for In Play Stock - Netflix Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX)

Radar for In Play Stock - Netflix Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX)

Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. About 68,928 shares traded. In recent trading day Netflix , Inc. 54 are the (NASDAQ: NFLX)...

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Rusal director Glasenberg quits, bonds slump as USA sanctions bite

Rusal director Glasenberg quits, bonds slump as USA sanctions bite

Rusal's shares in Hong Kong have slumped by half since the sanctions were imposed on Friday and gave up another 1.9 percent on Wednesday. The company made this statement amid a sharp plunge in its ...

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US Justice Dept. to OK Bayer-Monsanto Merger

US Justice Dept. to OK Bayer-Monsanto Merger

About 3.49M shares traded. Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON ) has risen 3.06% since April 10, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 8.49%. Susquehanna maintained Franklin Resourc...

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Volkswagen to replace CEO Matthias Mueller with VW brand chief Herbert Diess

Volkswagen to replace CEO Matthias Mueller with VW brand chief Herbert Diess

Business newspaper Handelsblatt reported that Herbert Diess, head of the VW brand - one of the group's 12 makes of cars, trucks and motorbikes - was slated to take Mueller's place. VW said earlier Tue...

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A new partnership to drive renewable energy growth in the US

A new partnership to drive renewable energy growth in the US

This figure does not include Apple's third-party suppliers or manufacturers, although the company is convincing many of those to switch to 100% renewable sources too ... Apple is now building two...

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American Airlines Orders $12B Worth of Boeing Jets

American Airlines Orders $12B Worth of Boeing Jets

The company's stock popped up 8.82% while Old Mutual Global Investors Uk Ltd bought 69,869 shares. Timber Creek Capital Management LLC now owns 850 shares of the aircraft producer's stock valued at $1...

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Police plan 'long' investigation of YouTube shooter's past

Police plan 'long' investigation of YouTube shooter's past

One 36-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot at the firm's San Bruno offices. "This will be a long and very methodical investigation", said Geoff Caldwell, a police commander in San...

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Trump's Bashing Sparks New Amazon Delivery Service

Trump's Bashing Sparks New Amazon Delivery Service

Sales TaxTrumpStore.com collects sales tax on orders shipped to an address within the states of Florida and Louisiana. When you report your own taxes in the next couple weeks, look at the total t...

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Prince Charles Fires Back at Crazy Rumor in an Unexpected Way!

Prince Charles Fires Back at Crazy Rumor in an Unexpected Way!

According to the Courier Mail Mr Bullock attended the school for three years, including the two terms the Prince was at the school, but the pair did not have much to do with one another during the t...

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Russian Federation says it will respond firmly to United States sanctions

Russian Federation says it will respond firmly to United States sanctions

Now, the sanctions cover captains of Russian business who refuse to play to Washington's scenario". With endless sanctions , including those for the removal of competitors with administrati...

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Wall Street climbs as trade fears ebb

Wall Street climbs as trade fears ebb

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 340 points at its lows, or 1.3%, but was most recently off 240 points, or 1%, at 24,434, while the S&P 500 index was off 0.9% at 2,686, with the health-ca...

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United States trade gap rises 6th straight month to 9 ½-year high

United States trade gap rises 6th straight month to 9 ½-year high

Canadian trade deficit widened in February to CAD 2.7 billion from January's CAD 1.9 billion, as the rise in imports surpassed the rise in exports. "But net trade is still on course to have subtract...

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NASA orders a supersonic X-Plane, easy on the boom

NASA orders a supersonic X-Plane, easy on the boom

This data set will help USA and other worldwide regulators to choose supersonic travel and may welcome commercial markets in faster-than-sound air travel. "Our long tradition of solving the technical ...

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India Manufacturing Growth At 5-Month Low

India Manufacturing Growth At 5-Month Low

The institute attributed the PMI reading to faster growth in factory output, as well as higher new orders and new exports. "There was some respite for companies on the inflation front, with input ...

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Intel introduced the processor Core i9 with 6 cores for laptops

Intel introduced the processor Core i9 with 6 cores for laptops

This leverages the 14nm++ process technology enabling them to deliver up to 41% more frames per second in gameplay. Intel claims 29 percent overall performance boost compared to the seventh-gene...

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