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NYC Mayor: 'Fearless Girl' Statue Can Stay Through Feb. 2018

NYC Mayor: 'Fearless Girl' Statue Can Stay Through Feb. 2018

Visitors to the statue praised it, according to the paper. Arturo Di Modica, the sculptor behind " Charging Bull ", said the statue is a cheap marketing ploy that takes his piece out of context. Tho...

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Steve Smith loses cool at Murali Vijay, calls him a 'f**king cheat'

Steve Smith loses cool at Murali Vijay, calls him a 'f**king cheat'

However, the third umpire Chris Gaffaney ruled that the ball had scraped the turf and declared it not out. The battle of the India versus Australia contest remained and Smith was caught on camera in a...

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More OPEC Members Call For Cuts Extension Beyond June

More OPEC Members Call For Cuts Extension Beyond June

The ministers are meeting in Kuwait City to discuss compliance with the reductions. OPEC does not have any objections to speed of Russias' cutting oil production, the cartel's Secretary General Moha...

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Saudis announce new tax code for Aramco amid plans for IPO

Saudis announce new tax code for Aramco amid plans for IPO

Under changes announced by a royal decree, Saudi Arabian Oil Co., or Aramco, said its tax rate would fall to 50% from 85%, bringing the company "in line with worldwide benchmarks". In the United State...

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Gold touches 1 month peak; dollar dips, led by Healthcare Bill failure

Gold touches 1 month peak; dollar dips, led by Healthcare Bill failure

European stocks are expected to open lower Monday after a hammering for the US dollar in overnight Asia trading following President Donald Trump's failure to push through healthcare reform legislation...

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Debate renewed over economic benefits of Keystone pipeline

Debate renewed over economic benefits of Keystone pipeline

In a video on the company website, Girling said the pipeline is needed because North America needs oil so badly that it will continue to import crude "for years to come". Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., sa...

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$1-million 'Big Maple Leaf' gold coin stolen from German museum

$1-million 'Big Maple Leaf' gold coin stolen from German museum

Police said it was probably stolen by a group of thieves who entered the museum undetected through a window, possibly with a ladder. Bode Museum gave the face value of the coin at $1 million (920,...

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NZ and China to co-operate more over fish and development

NZ and China to co-operate more over fish and development

Compared with the other FTAs China has with all developed countries, the China-New Zealand FTA is one of most advanced, Li said at a press conference through a translator. "But we never think either C...

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With 'Mar-a-Lago Act,' Democrats push Trump for transparency

With 'Mar-a-Lago Act,' Democrats push Trump for transparency

Supporters of President Donald Trump, protesters who revile the president and police who've been racking up lots of overtime are getting the weekend off in South Florida. Trump, who was highly critica...

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Shailene Woodley Reportedly Strikes Plea Deal in Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Arrest

Shailene Woodley Reportedly Strikes Plea Deal in Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Arrest

Shailene Woodley has agreed to a plea deal over her trespassing arrest. The actress, who now stars on HBO's Big little Lies, will be sentenced with one year deferred imposition and a year of unsupe...

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BoE stress test to consider 'persistent and intensified' economic slump

BoE stress test to consider 'persistent and intensified' economic slump

The annual test will probe the impact of a potential drop-off in global investor sentiment after sterling collapsed and bond yields soared in the wake of the referendum. All participating banks will b...

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Democrats Introduce 'Mar-A-Lago Act' To Bare Secret Trump Meetings

Democrats Introduce 'Mar-A-Lago Act' To Bare Secret Trump Meetings

Since President Trump purchased the Mar-a-Lago property in 1985 for $5 million, Trump's relationship with the tony city and its residents has ebbed and flowed. reporter Noah Weiland posted on Twitter ...

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MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) Slow Out of The Gate

MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) Slow Out of The Gate

Mean (EPS) target is set at $1.21. TheStreet lowered MGM Resorts International from a b rating to a c+ rating in a report on Thursday, February 16th. To make strengthen these views, the active industr...

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Amazon to virtualize homeware shopping with Augmented reality and Virtual reality

Amazon to virtualize homeware shopping with Augmented reality and Virtual reality

Amazon is getting physical. It aims to open up to five more of these pickup locations across the U.S.by next year. Amazon is already moving forward on groceries in particular, and will soon open t...

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London terrorist sent encrypted message on WhatsApp just before attack

Rudd is calling for the United Kingdom police and other intelligence agencies to be given access to such apps to thwart any future terrorist plots, coming in the wake of the attack in London last week...

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Reince Priebus says it may be time to get Democrats

Reince Priebus says it may be time to get Democrats "on board"

That health care law's collapse, Priebus insisted, is coming soon, and Democrats, he thinks, should join Republicans and Mr. Trump in coming up with its replacement. that the Freedom Caucus, with the ...

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European Union gives green light to Dow/Dupont mega-merger

European Union gives green light to Dow/Dupont mega-merger

The EU did not announce who was buying company assets. We need effective competition in this sector so companies are pushed to develop products that are ever safer for people and better for the envi...

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Mar-A-Lago Act aims at 'winter White House' visitors

Mar-A-Lago Act aims at 'winter White House' visitors

It would also apply to other Trump Organization properties. And even if federal law mandated the publication of such logs, Trump's frequent travels to his various luxury properties would make it eas...

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Flight Electronics Ban Due to iPad Bomb Plot

Flight Electronics Ban Due to iPad Bomb Plot

The guardian reported that, European security experts will be meeting next week to discuss the electronics ban by both countries. Further details of the plot, such as the terror organization respon...

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Muslim women gather on Westminster Bridge to condemn 'abhorrent' attack

Muslim women gather on Westminster Bridge to condemn 'abhorrent' attack

Another man, 58, arrested in Birmingham on Thursday, remains in custody. Masood, a 52-year-old Briton with a history of violent offenses, was shot by police on Wednesday after driving into crowds on...

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Sena MP threatens action against AI

Sena MP threatens action against AI

Gaikwad said. Agitated by the treatment meted out to its MP, Shiv Sena will be bringing a privilege motion in Parliament against major airlines for including him on the no-fly list. Following the in...

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Kushner to run White House innovation team to revamp government

Kushner to run White House innovation team to revamp government

On Monday, Trump will announce the establishment of a White House Office of American Innovation, which will be tasked with crafting ideas to reshape the federal bureaucracy to make it leaner and more ...

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In unanimous decision, Supreme Court raises bar for special education

In unanimous decision, Supreme Court raises bar for special education

Although the court did not provide a definitive standard, the justices did offer districts, like Douglas County, some parameters for reformulation. The federal Individuals With Disabilities Educa...

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Arun Jaitley introduces GST bills in Parliament

Arun Jaitley introduces GST bills in Parliament

Past year in August, the Rajya Sabha cleared a bill that amended the Constitution to enable India's biggest tax reform - GST. "Tax Terrorism is flourishing and transparency is dead under BJP governmen...

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YouTube's Own Brand Ads Running on Inappropriate Content

YouTube's Own Brand Ads Running on Inappropriate Content

The removing of advertisements is still continuing even after apologising for tainting brands by the Google . A growing list of major global brands are withdrawing their advertising spend on YouTu...

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Aadhar is not mandatory for getting benefits of central schemes: SC

Aadhar is not mandatory for getting benefits of central schemes: SC

The apex court had on October 15, 2015, lifted its earlier restrictions and permitted the voluntary use of Aadhaar cards for welfare schemes like MGNREGA, all pension schemes, the provident fund and...

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Abolishing house tax will end inspector raj, says Manish Sisodia

Abolishing house tax will end inspector raj, says Manish Sisodia

The date for counting of votes has also been extended to 26 April. Kejriwal said his party has delivered on most of the promises, including reducing the electricity charges. The Bhawana MLA said tha...

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Trump, GOP leaders pull health care bill off House floor

Trump, GOP leaders pull health care bill off House floor

The vote was originally scheduled for Thursday, but was postponed when it seemed Ryan wouldn't have enough votes to pass the bill. "He's left everything on the field when it comes to this bill", Whi...

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United Airlines bars girls with leggings, ignites Twitter storm

United Airlines bars girls with leggings, ignites Twitter storm

Guerin clarified that leggings were specifically mentioned in the dress code. The story centers around two girls and United Airlines' decision to kick passengers off of a flight over their attire....

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Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 3/26/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 3/26/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

In what has already been a historic season for Houston Rockets' point guard James Harden, he has now become the first player in National Basketball Association history to both score 2,000 points and a...

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BT fined GBP 42 mln for breach of wholesale contracts

BT fined GBP 42 mln for breach of wholesale contracts

However, BT's Openreach has found itself in hot water regarding its tardiness in fulfilling Ethernet installations for other telecom companies. The precise amount of these compensation payments will...

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Old Mutual to sell minority stake in OM Asset Management

Old Mutual to sell minority stake in OM Asset Management

We remain focused on executing our growth strategy, which includes working collaboratively with our high quality Affiliates to diversify their businesses and expand their global distribution opportuni...

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Westinghouse's clients gear up for bankruptcy fight

Westinghouse's clients gear up for bankruptcy fight

The ensuing financial maelstrom has already caused Toshiba to put up its prized memory chip unit for sale, consider a sale of a majority stake in Westinghouse and miss deadlines to file earnings that ...

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Williams leads Rockets to easy 137-125 win over Thunder

Williams leads Rockets to easy 137-125 win over Thunder

The MVP favorite, who is averaging a triple-double this season, scored 39 points, dished out 13 assists and grabbed 11 rebounds in the loss - his 35th triple-double of the season - but the Thunder sti...

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Oil output cut deal extension being discussed at ministerial meeting in Kuwait

Participating producers had reached 94 percent compliance with the cuts in February, up eight percent from January. Kuwait Oil Minister Essam al-Marzouk, who heads a joint ministerial committee task...

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