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FCC Expected to Kick Net Neutrality to the Curb

In the speech Wednesday, Pai also reiterated past arguments that the more stringent regulations involved with the net-neutrality rules have slowed ISPs' willingness to expand and upgrade their broadba...

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Sprint's loss narrows as company adds phone subscribers

Analysts tracked by FactSet were forecasting a loss of 4 cents per share. For the full year, adjusted free cash flow returned to positive, $607M vs. Postpaid phone churn was 1.58%; total postpaid ch...

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Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Spy Satellite, Breaks Up Lockheed-Boeing Stronghold

The NRO is responsible for launching shadowy spy satellites, like NROL-76 that was just deployed by SpaceX . "I can tell you that everyone of our launches, everyone of our payloads we put up in spa...

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US Senate votes to confirm Jay Clayton as SEC chairman

US Senate votes to confirm Jay Clayton as SEC chairman

In a vote of 61-37, the Senate approved Clayton's nomination. "Adopting a true, uniform fiduciary duty that protects investors and their access to affordable, objective financial advice must finally...

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Ranks 4th in drinking water safety violations, study says

Ranks 4th in drinking water safety violations, study says

But lack of enforcement from the Environmental Protection Agency and state-level agencies, coupled with the deterioration of water infrastructure, has resulted in the standards of the SDWA not being m...

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US President Donald Trump, Canada's PM Justin Trudeau discuss dairy, lumber trade

The U.S. runs a trade deficit in lumber with Canada, importing more wood than it sends across the northern border. President Trump wants to impose a 20 percent tariff on softwood lumber imports subs...

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M&S poaches Halfords chief for its clothing arm

M&S poaches Halfords chief for its clothing arm

Marks & Spencer's strategy to focus on value and quality, rather than "reactionary and desperate" discounting, paid off in its third-quarter with the United Kingdom retailer's clothing division record...

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Plagiarism or a 'wink'? Le Pen's copied speech targets right

In an historic vote, Macron and Le Pen narrowly emerged as the preferred of 11 presidential candidates in April. He told a rally in Paris that her plans to leave the European Union and the eurozone ...

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Blasts, smoke in heart of Toronto financial district

Blasts, smoke in heart of Toronto financial district

Shaw said the fire's cause would likely be determined once hydro crews could get access to the vault. Toronto Hydro spokeswoman Florence Gabriel said the utility was aware of a power outage at the...

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Hollywood strike averted as screenwriters reach deal with producers

In it, we made gains in minimums across the board - as well as contribution increases to our Health Plan that should ensure its solvency for years to come. It gradually took a wider toll on Hollywood ...

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Bitcoin soars above US$1400 to all-time high

The latest rise is credited to strong demand in Japan, where "50 percent of trading volume over the past 24 hours had been on the bitcoin/Japanese yen exchange rate", according to Reuters . The most ...

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Milwaukee County jury recommends dehydration death charges

Milwaukee County jury recommends dehydration death charges

One inmate had his water turned off on April 30, 2016 - six days after Thomas' death. Charges were recommended for two jail supervisors, Nancy Evans and Kashka Meadors, and five officers: James Rams...

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Education secretary to speak at historically black school

Education secretary to speak at historically black school

DeVos who has been criticized for her advocacy of charter and private schools, says she wants to keep investing in those to give parents more choices for their children. "They saw that the system wasn...

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(CMS) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday

The stock's current RSI reading is at 54.66. A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Currently, CMS Energy has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold), but that could defi...

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Canada in Trump targets

Trump said during a speech: "In Canada, some very unfair things have happened to our dairy farmers and others, and we're going to start working on that". "The Government of Canada strongly disagrees w...

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Christie rejects bill aimed at Trump's taxes as a 'stunt'

Christie rejects bill aimed at Trump's taxes as a 'stunt'

In vetoing the bill, Christie "is obsessed with protecting and showing allegiance to President Trump", Democratic Assemblyman John McKeon said in a statement . The two men have known each other for y...

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Stanley Cup playoffs three stars: Ducks jump back into series against Oilers

Stanley Cup playoffs three stars: Ducks jump back into series against Oilers

Jakob Silfverberg scored a power-play goal to get the Ducks within 2-1 at 15:34 of the second, but Talbot made 18 saves the rest of the way, including 16 in the third period. A Getzlaf pass from deep...

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OPCW to investigate alleged Syria chemical weapons attack in two months

OPCW to investigate alleged Syria chemical weapons attack in two months

The samples, obtained by French intelligence, show that President Bashar Assad's forces "undoubtedly" used sarin gas in the April 4 attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, Jean-Marc Ayrault told reporte...

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Oil prices buoyed by USA crude stock dip

Although crude inventories fell by 840,000 barrels in the week to 14 April to 531.6 million barrels, still close to record highs, gasoline stocks rose by 1.4 million barrels as refinery crude oil runs...

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Le Pen steps down as FN president to gather

Le Pen steps down as FN president to gather "all the French"

The euro and European stocks rose Monday, buoyed by polls suggesting Mr Macron would beat Ms Le Pen by more than 20 percentage points in the second round. And she has no plausible major reservoir of v...

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Cell phone footage shows men rescue infant after Texas storms

Cell phone footage shows men rescue infant after Texas storms

A desperate race against time was caught on camera in Texas as bystanders worked to save two children, including an infant, trapped inside an overturned auto as floodwaters continued to rise. Ocheltre...

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DoD Releases Latest Military Sexual Assault Report

DoD Releases Latest Military Sexual Assault Report

Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, speak to reporters during a news conference about a bill regarding military sexual assault cases on Capitol Hill in Washington , Tuesday, July 16, 2013. Of the estimated 14,90...

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Cisco to buy SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610mn

Cisco to buy SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610mn

As per the company, together with Viptela they'll be able to deliver next-generation SD-WAN solutions to best serve all size and scale of customer needs while accelerating Cisco's transition to a recu...

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Aetna Inc Boosts EPS Outlook Despite Negative Q1 Revenue Growth

Aetna Inc Boosts EPS Outlook Despite Negative Q1 Revenue Growth

For the last period, the company reported quarter over quarter EPS growth of -56.90% and quarter over quarter sales growth of 4.50%. Ltd acquired a new stake in Aetna during the fourth quarter valued ...

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Trump says actively considering breaking up big banks

Trump says actively considering breaking up big banks

So we're going to look at that."-More..." If Trump wants a new Glass-Steagall Act, he'd have to get Congress to write it. Some blame the repeal of the rule and the sprawling scale of banks like Ci...

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SpaceX launches first government satellite, lands booster

EDT and successfully launched the rocket from Florida's Space Coast, putting on an exciting show for tourists and residents in the area. USA private space firm SpaceX's prestigious and first spy sa...

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Tax cuts increase take-home income, grow economy and create jobs

It's unclear just how much the tax overhaul would help Trump because the proposal still amounts to mainly a series of bullet points - and because the president has steadfastly refused to release his t...

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Greece agrees new bailout terms with lenders

Athens needs the funds urgently to repay 7.5 billion euro ($8.18 billion) in debt maturing in July. "This second review is strategic for Greece as it not only delivers on key reforms to modernise ...

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DJIA Today: Dow Jones Edge Higher on Tech Stocks

The S&P 500 rose 4.13 points, or 0.17 percent, to 2,388.33. "While we're starting the week of on a bit of weak economic news, the markets may turn back to corporate fundamentals as corporate earni...

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S&P 500 Futures Slump as U.S. Economy Slows to a Crawl

U.S. GDP grew at a revised 2.1 percent rate in the fourth quarter of 2016, 3.5 percent in the third quarter, a 1.4 percent in the second quarter, and 0.8 percent rate in the first quarter. On Wednes...

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After United fiasco, Southwest will stop overbooking flights

Demetrio said the 69-year-old suffered a "significant concussion", a broken nose and lost two front teeth. Thomas Demetrio, Dao's attorney, said the city of Chicago will not be sued because the ai...

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Oil settles up despite higher USA rig count

Oil settles up despite higher USA rig count

The better question, though-the one really worth discussing-is this: how long will it take before this market intervention is finally able to eat away at the global glut of oil that precipitated the c...

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Shopify Inc Ups Outlook As Q1 Earnings Beat Expectations

The current share price indicate that stock is -13.95% away from its one year high and is moving 57.47% ahead of its 52-week low. The firm's market capitalization is $7.12 billion. TD Asset Management...

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Palace shrugs off criticism over Trump's invite to Duterte

The president set off alarm bells when he invited the controversial leader of the Philippines to visit Washington during their "very friendly conversation " Saturday. Duterte's U.S. visit is "likely...

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Oil rebounds on US stocks drawdown, declining OPEC compliance weighs

In other words, production of oil in the United States is clearly rising. Since the start of OPEC's production cuts, oil market analysts and experts have been focusing on how US shale would respond ...

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