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Volkswagen unveils electric concept vehicle

The model is slated to begin production in 2020. The ID Buzz, an electric microbus, was introduced in January at the North American International Auto Show. VW's fantasy crossover EV also features a c...

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Zidane admits his Madrid future is still unclear

Antoine Griezmann's classy finish five minutes from time dealt Real Madrid's La Liga title chances a huge blow as Atletico Madrid rescued a 1-1 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday. I contin...

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US keeps Taiwan on currency monitoring list

US keeps Taiwan on currency monitoring list

The department, however, concluded that no major US trading partner is manipulating its currency to gain an unfair trade advantage, suggesting President Donald Trump has backed away from his campaign ...

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Australia unveils major changes to citizenship process

Australia unveils major changes to citizenship process

The programme allows business to employ foreign workers for a period up to four years in skilled jobs where there is a shortage of Australian workers. Both sides of politics have promised to tighten t...

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Unicorn Frappuccino at Startbucks

Unicorn Frappuccino at Startbucks

Braden Burson said the drink, which "tastes like a Sweet Tart", is ruining the lives of Starbucks baristas everywhere. The Unicorn Frappuccino was made to be Instagrammed, so it's puzzling that S...

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Venezuela's opposition seeks to keep pressure on Maduro

But a hospital director confirmed the death of an 18-year-old student, Carlos Moreno, who was on his way to play soccer when shots were fired near groups of opposition and government supporters. The t...

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Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Rating Reiterated by Sanford C. Bernstein

First National Bank Sioux Falls increased its position in shares of Pfizer by 108.2% in the third quarter. TX now owns 179,556 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $5,832,000 afte...

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Applications for jobless aid rise

Applications for jobless aid rise

Jobless claims have remained below 300,000 for 111 consecutive weeks, the longest such streak since 1970 - when the USA workforce and population were much smaller than they are today. In a separate re...

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Talent agency CAA enters deal with Chinese media mogul

Talent agency CAA enters deal with Chinese media mogul

CAA President Richard Lovett was not available for comment. Creative Artists Agency was one of the first marquee Hollywood names to make a splash in China - and as the country's movie market has gro...

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Pier 1 Imports Inc (PIR) Shares Bought by Dimensional Fund Advisors LP

Guggenheim reaffirmed a "neutral" rating on shares of Pier 1 Imports in a research note on Friday, December 16th. They use historic price data to observe stock price patterns to predict the direction ...

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CSX posts higher profit, new CEO says better is to come

CSX posts higher profit, new CEO says better is to come

The stock is a Buy among 13 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. Brick & Kyle Associates now owns 4,500 shares of the company's stock valued at $137,000 after buying an additional 500 shares du...

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Serena Williams reveals she is 20 weeks pregnant with first child

Tennis superstar Serena Williams has seemingly taken to Snapchat to announce she is pregnant . Williams, who got engaged to Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian late previous year, has nothing left to p...

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Stephen Colbert and 'Stephen Colbert' bid farewell to Bill O'Reilly

Stephen Colbert and 'Stephen Colbert' bid farewell to Bill O'Reilly

Talking about Bill O'Reilly's firing at Fox over multiple allegations of sexual harassment, Colbert acknowledged their connection; he often referred to O'Reilly as "Papa Bear". "You have also been loy...

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United Airlines boss: no one will be fired for plane 'dragging' incident

There was "never consideration" of firing an employee over the incident, he said. Dr David Dao sustained a broken nose, concussion and two lost teeth after refusing to vacate his seat on an overbook...

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General Motors Says Venezuela Illegally Seizes Auto Plant

General Motors Says Venezuela Illegally Seizes Auto Plant

The company has 79 dealers, 2,678 plant workers, and numerous suppliers in the country, all of whom are reportedly irreversibly affected by this latest news. GM sold just over 583,000 vehicles in the ...

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Green Investment Bank sold in £2.3bn deal

Green Investment Bank sold in £2.3bn deal

The transaction is expected to complete in the first half of 2017. The government chose to sell a majority stake in 2015, saying that would give the bank more freedom to borrow, free it from state a...

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Stockholm truck attack: Authorities arrest second suspect

The Uzbek suspect had been due to be deported from Sweden after his residency application was rejected past year. "However, he is a person who has previously figured in our intelligence flow", head of...

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Measures to address both rental and home buying issues

Measures to address both rental and home buying issues

Davidoff believes some of that can be done through capital gains taxes with certain exemptions, but says there aren't a lot of other creative solutions. Under the new rules, which took effect on Janua...

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VA Seeks to Become More Transparent on Wait Times, Care Quality

VA Seeks to Become More Transparent on Wait Times, Care Quality

But, he wants the VA to handle all scheduling and "customer service" - something that veterans groups generally support but government auditors caution could prove unwieldy and expensive. The current ...

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Ryan's OT goal lifts Senators to 4-3 win

You might get away with it for one game, but if you keep being heavy on him it can wear on [him]. He generally appeared tentative when he had the puck, as the Senators consistently clamped down on him...

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Minnesota dairy farms affected by US-Canada trade dispute

Several U.S. lawmakers from both parties have joined the call for action, including the entire Congressional delegation from Wisconsin and legislators from NY, two major dairy-producing states borderi...

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Saudi military helicopter crashes in Yemen, killing 12 officers

It sits on a key road linking Mokha to the Houthi-controlled port city of Hudaida and the country's third-biggest city, Taiz, which is under rebel siege. Mattis' visit to Saudi Arabia is part of a tou...

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MBA: Quiet week for mortgage applications as volume drops

MBA: Quiet week for mortgage applications as volume drops

The adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) share of activity decreased to 8.4% of all applications. The Federal Housing Administration's share of total applications increased to 11.0% from 10.7% the week ...

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House committee approves bill allowing gun carry without a permit

House committee approves bill allowing gun carry without a permit

But while the bill provides schools an estimated $1.6 billion more in public education dollars, critics say it does very little to help economically-disadvantaged students. The legislation also incr...

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Rains cut Rio Q1 iron ore output 3 pct

In a report released to the exchange on Thursday morning, the mining giant revealed copper production was down 37 per cent both for the quarter and compared to the same quarter past year. The company ...

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Abbott sales and profit propped up by St Jude acquisition

Abbott sales and profit propped up by St Jude acquisition

BMO Capital Markets downgraded shares of Abbott Laboratories from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating and set a $48.00 price objective on the stock.in a research note on Tuesday, Mar...

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Netflix to Reach 100 Million Subscribers

In addition, the company reported it had added 4.95 million new subscribers, lower than its own expectations for 5.2 million subscriber additions and consensus expectations of 5.3 million net added su...

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Netflix nears 100 million subscribers

As far as the first quarter is concerned, The company managed to bring 1.42 million domestic and 3.53 million worldwide subscribers to its ranks. Regardless of the quarterly miss, Hastings emphasize...

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Trump orders review of visa programme to encourage hiring Americans

Trump orders review of visa programme to encourage hiring Americans

In addition to addressing the visas issue, he also ordered a review of government procurement rules favoring American companies to see if they are actually benefiting, especially the US steel indust...

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Saudi oil minister says production cuts may need to continue

Saudi oil minister says production cuts may need to continue

If OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers decide to extend their six-month agreement , the cuts may become less deep as oil demand is expected to be stronger for seasonal reasons in the second half of 201...

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Earnings Analysis Of Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR)

InnerWorkings, Inc. highlighted its earnings success in the latest quarter as it beat the Street's earnings consensus estimates of $0.07 by $0.05. The company reported revenue of $302.16 Million in th...

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Extradition of Vijay Mallya may take 6-12 months: ED

Extradition of Vijay Mallya may take 6-12 months: ED

His legal team will seek to support their arguments with factual and/or expert evidence and can claim he won't get a fair trial in India and can also raise the condition of Indian jails as a factor be...

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

Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu, center, shoots between Golden State Warriors center JaVale McGee, left, and forward Kevin Durant (35) during the first half of Game 1 of a first-round N...

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Breedon Group PLC 13.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg

Therefore 29% are positive. Telecom plus PLC had 35 analyst reports since October 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Monday, June 27 by JP Morgan. GBX 1196.67's average...

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IMF raises global growth forecast but warns against protectionism

The multilateral lender expects inflation to settle at 3.6% this year and 3.3% in 2018, well within the central bank's 2-4% target band although higher than the 1.8% average in 2016. dollar appreciati...

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