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Samsung's Bixby won't say hello to you until later this spring

Samsung's Bixby won't say hello to you until later this spring

Users will be missing out the Bixby Voice at the time of the launch and it will be available later this Spring. Samsung has huge ambitions for the new feature, which it calls an "intelligent inter...

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A QuickFacts on British Columbia election promises made by the major parties

A QuickFacts on British Columbia election promises made by the major parties

Although the election campaign officially begins Tuesday, Horgan kicked off the NDP's campaign in Surrey on Sunday and visited North Delta on Monday. The New Democrats blame the Liberals for continuin...

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Infosys March quarter net profit lower than previous quarter

Infosys March quarter net profit lower than previous quarter

Infosys had liquid assets (cash & cash equivalents and investments) of Rs 38,773 crore as on March 31, 2017. Consolidated net profit for the Bengaluru-based company rose 0.2 percent to 36.03 billion...

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USA strike wiped out fifth of Assad's air force

Senior Russian military officers involved in co-ordinating Syrian president Bashar Assad's ruthless campaign of repression against his own people could face worldwide sanctions, Foreign Secretary Bori...

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Estate agents struggling to find homes to sell, says report

Estate agents struggling to find homes to sell, says report

Although prices in central London fell - to the capital's worst balance since 2009 of -49% - the rest of the United Kingdom has strengthened slightly since December, with prices across the North West ...

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Russian Federation accuses United States of unlawful Syria raid as Tillerson visits

But the sudden bitterness between the Trump and Putin teams has still taken many observers by surprise. Only weeks ago, it appeared that Trump, who praised Putin throughout the US election campaign,...

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United Airlines CEO apologises over 'horrific' incident after company shares plummet

United Airlines CEO apologises over 'horrific' incident after company shares plummet

FULL INTERVIEW: United CEO speaks out, says "this will never happen again on a United Airlines flight". United Airlines has still not responded to our request for an explanation as to why it insiste...

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Syria only the top of Tillerson's complex agenda in Russian Federation

In response to the attack, the USA launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles Thursday in a strike targeting a Syrian air base. There was one key difference: After the recent launch of 59 Tomahawk cruise ...

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Splatoon 2 releasing in July, new amiibo and co-op gamemode detailed

Nintendo says gamers will be able to dress their inklings up in new styles, and the amiibo figures will remember those styles. In the end, Splatoon may have been the trial run for Splatoon 2. The ne...

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India's retail inflation rises to 3.81% in March

India's retail inflation rises to 3.81% in March

For 2017-18, RBI has projected retail inflation to average 4.5 percent in the first half and 5 percent in the second half. Prices of fresh vegetables tumbled almost 28 percent, resulting in a 0.95-p...

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Unemployment steady at 5.9 per cent

Unemployment steady at 5.9 per cent

In the past year, the creation of jobs grew more than the number of people with jobs. The number of Australians with a job is expected to have risen by about 20,000 in the month, according to the me...

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Blumenthal wants probe into United Airlines dragging incident

Blumenthal wants probe into United Airlines dragging incident

The CEO of United Airlines, Oscar Munoz issued a statement apologising to Dr Dao for his treatment. The passenger, David Dao of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, is a 69-year-old doctor who is now unde...

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United to compensate passengers on flight at centre of passenger-dragging scandal

United to compensate passengers on flight at centre of passenger-dragging scandal

Also, it was Valentine's Day weekend. As I have already noted, this is all legal. The airlines also have clear policies about who they get to throw out in their contracts of carriage, including the ...

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Chase Anderson sharp as Brewers blank slumping Blue Jays 2-0

Chase Anderson sharp as Brewers blank slumping Blue Jays 2-0

At 1-6, Toronto is off to its worst start ever. The Jays were outhit 41-24 in the four losses prior to Wednesday's game. In 2015, Toronto dispatched Texas before being ousted by Kansas City in six...

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Analysts At Piper Jaffray Upgraded Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) To Neutral

The bank was fined $185m by regulators a year ago and has paid $110m to settle a lawsuit brought by customers. Stumpf resigned in October of 2016. In a report made in October 2015, almost three ye...

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China has sent 150000 troops to its North Korea border

The Trump administration's actions in recent weeks have given observers the distinct impression that the USA might launch a pre-emptive assault on North Korea. mainland". South Korea's JoongAng Dail...

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Qualcomm Countersues Apple With Serious Allegations

The FTC is also aggrieved at Qualcomm's use of its patents: specifically, how it wouldn't sell modems to companies who didn't also agree to pay royalties on phones that didn't use Qualcomm modems. A...

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Bill O'Reilly taking abrupt vacation amid scandal, advertiser boycott

O'Reilly has been under scrutiny since April 1, when the New York Times detailed the host's settlements of harassment allegations with five women totaling at least $13 million. For what objective, O...

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United passenger David Dao takes legal action over forceful removal

United passenger David Dao takes legal action over forceful removal

Likewise, the Chicago Aviation Department has said only that one of its employees who removed Dao did not follow proper procedures and has been placed on leave . "The expression of apology", Munoz sa...

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May defends relationship with Saudi Arabia

Rolet will attend a finance roundtable which Prime Minister May will host at the Saudi stock exchange on Tuesday, a spokesman for the prime minister office confirmed. "And there is so much we can do t...

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Wells Fargo Executives Ordered To Pay Back $75 Million Over Fake Accounts

Former CEO John Stumpf, who left the bank in October, will pay an additional $28 million, while the former head of community banking, Carrie Tolstedt, will return $47 million in stock options on top o...

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United CEO's letter: 'I promise you we will do better'

United CEO's letter: 'I promise you we will do better'

Video of the incident has been shown around the world. Around that time, Dao left for the United States, according to US media and Vietnamese websites. Also Tuesday, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel calle...

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Taking a Look at the Data Behind Fastenal Company

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 78.11% of the company's stock. Bahl & Gaynor Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Fastenal Company by 8.1% in the third quarter. During the same period in ...

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U.S. Job Growth Slows Much More Than Expected In March

U.S. Job Growth Slows Much More Than Expected In March

The unemployment rate, which is derived from a separate survey, dropped to 4.5% against expectations for 4.7%. Last month, Sears warned that there is "substantial doubt" it will survive. Analysts had ...

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Trump signs repeal of United States broadband privacy rules

President Donald Trump on Monday signed a bill that wipes away rules passed by the FCC a year ago to protect data and privacy for customers utilizing Internet Service Providers. The privacy changes ...

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United Airlines Crisis: dragged passenger to talk about incident

A spokesperson for the airline did not say whether passengers would be compensated with credits for a future flight. As we later found out, the man removed the the flight was reportedly a 69-year-ol...

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White House denies reports of shakeup that will oust Bannon, Priebus

While one pro-Trump outside group has been stoking support online for the decision, another has been silent - a reflection of what appears to be divergent views inside the White House. Kupchan, now ...

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Rouhani calls for forming fact-finding committee on Syria

US officials said Russian Federation bears responsibility for backing Assad and extending the six-year-old conflict, raising tension between the former Cold War rivals to the highest level since Presi...

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Mom Throws Her Daughter the Poop-Themed Birthday of Her Dreams

Mom Throws Her Daughter the Poop-Themed Birthday of Her Dreams

Party games included "pin the poop on the toilet" and hitting a piñata that was loaded with brown-colored candy, including Hershey's Kisses and Tootsie Rolls. I expected the grandparents to question i...

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£12000 increase in a year drives average house price to new high

£12000 increase in a year drives average house price to new high

Average house prices in the United Kingdom increased by 5.8% in the year to February 2017, taking the average value of a home to £217,502, the latest official figures show. This is an increase when co...

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US Senator Backs Montenegro's NATO Membership, Warns Of Russia's Intentions

By contrast, Trump was full of praise for Xi Jinping - whom he met in Florida last week, saying that he believed the Chinese president was honest in helping defuse the USA showdown with nuclear North ...

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China's economic picture brightens as trade data tops forecasts, Trump softens tone

China's economic picture brightens as trade data tops forecasts, Trump softens tone

The world's biggest energy user imported 9.21 million barrels a day last month, according to Bloomberg calculations based on data Thursday from the General Administration of Customs. The first-quarter...

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Asian shares mostly lower as North Korean tensions simmer

Asian shares mostly lower as North Korean tensions simmer

Japan's Nikkei had also slid 1 percent overnight as a rising yen weighed on exporters' shares. WTI oil for May delivery rose $0.32 to $53.40 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, reaching its ...

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Tillerson says low level of trust between U.S. and Russian Federation

Tillerson says low level of trust between U.S. and Russian Federation

But Tillerson and Lavrov made it clear there were still profound disagreements over recent events in Syria, the future of Syrian president and Russian ally Bashar Assad, and allegations of Russian med...

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Russian Federation won't 'shield anyone' in chemical probe

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said the U.S's position on Syria "remains a mystery" to Moscow , although he added that Russian Federation expected to discuss the issue of no-fly zones in Syr...

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