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CAPTAIN PHASMA Comic Miniseries Announced at STAR WARS Celebration

Players will even be able to have certain heroes fight cross-era, ie Darth Maul versus Luke Skywalker, or Yoda against Kylo Ren. Everything about Rey ( Daisy Ridley ) and Luke's (Mark Hamill) scenes i...

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Wells Fargo rehires 1000 employees who left over fake-account scandal

It is a message for Australian banks wondering why ordinary people do not believe them when they say they have fully investigated atrocities against customers/clients - whether it is over charging, de...

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A running list of 'The O'Reilly Factor' sponsors who've pulled out

By Tuesday afternoon, more than a dozen companies had pulled advertisements for O'Reilly's show, the highest-rated cable news program on television. Image illustrating prank story about a new Fox...

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Number of IS militants killed by US bomb jumps to 90

Although its presence in Afghanistan is smaller than that of the country's main insurgent group, the Taliban; IS's local branch - the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant - in Khorasan Province (ISIL-...

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Doctor removed from United Airlines flight files to preserve possible evidence

Doctor removed from United Airlines flight files to preserve possible evidence

United Airlines has issued another apology to the man who was forcibly removed from a full flight, saying "we remain steadfast in our commitment to make this right". United Airlines is doubling down o...

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Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

It has won just five times in 31 rounds this season, and has scored one goal in its last three games. "I'm more than satisfied with my players' ability to deal with their frustration after what happ...

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TAX TIME: How To Request An Extension, Last-Minute Filing Advice

Consider requesting an extension of time to file if you can not obtain everything you need. Lucky for those procrastinators, with April 15th falling today on a Saturday, your deadline is pushed ...

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Tax Day 2017 is Next Tuesday, Not April 15

Individual Income Tax Return . Extended hotline hours for the 2016 tax filing season are as follows: April 15 (Saturday) 9 a.m.to 2 p.m.; April 17 (Monday) 7 a.m.to 6 p.m.; and April 18 (Tuesday) 7:...

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Stocks Reach Important Points: Twitter, Inc. (TWTR), Fastenal Company

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS increased its stake in Fastenal Company by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Fastenal Company has a 12-month low of $37.70 and a 12-month high...

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Report cites Arizona as an 'epicenter' in Wells Fargo's fake-accounts scandal

The 110-page report has been in the works since September, when Wells acknowledged that its employees opened up to 2 million checking and credit card accounts without customers' authorization. Accordi...

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More Details Emerge About San Bernardino Victims, Shooter

More Details Emerge About San Bernardino Victims, Shooter

Anderson then killed himself. Jonathan had Williams syndrome , a rare disorder characterized by learning delays, mild intellectual disability and heart problems, Superintendent Dale Marsden said. And...

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Trump advisers Stephen Bannon, Jared Kushner 'hold peace talks'

Asked about the article, a White House spokeswoman said it was "completely false". Who ultimately prevails in the ideological standoff between blocs led by Kushner and Bannon, his chief strategist,...

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United Is Making Some Changes After Its Passenger Removal Controversy

Some 670 million people flew a year ago, and the numbers work out to less than 1 in every 10,000 passengers who get bumped from an overbooked flight. If not enough passengers volunteer at the gate, ...

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Trump says healthcare is still GOP's legislative priority

Financial stocks, which stand to gain from the Trump economic agenda of tax cuts, faster growth and higher interest rates, lagged the broader market, as Bank of America (BAC) slipped 0.6% and Dow in...

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Wells Fargo to claw back $75m from former executives after sales scandal

Wells Fargo Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan said in a conference call with reporters it was "frustrating" to hear that the bank may have had sales problems dating back so long ago. According to t...

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Tesla semi-truck to officially appear in September

In his tweet, Musk said that his team "has done an wonderful job", calling the effort "seriously next level". He also teased that it will be "seriously next level" and briefly discussed the upcoming...

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NY becomes only state with free four-year college tuition

NY becomes only state with free four-year college tuition

In order for students to be eligible for this tuition break, their family income would need to be less than $125,000 a year. Who pays for the free-tuition program? The initiative also includes...

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Tottenham keeps pressure on Chelsea with victory

Tottenham keeps pressure on Chelsea with victory

Mauricio Pochettino feels his Tottenham Hotspur players have a sharper focus on their Premier League title challenge, in marked contrast to last season when "all the world tried to kill" them and will...

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Apple Reportedly Will Begin Testing Self-Driving Cars In California

In October, Mr Timothy Cook, Apple's chief executive, told investors: "We are always looking at new things, and the auto space in general is an area that it's clear that there are a lot of technolog...

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North Korea's missile launch threatens whole world, South says

North Korea's missile launch threatens whole world, South says

USA vice President Mike Pence is also on the way area. Kim showed off a range of missiles at the parade on Saturday, including submarine-launched ballistic missiles for the first time and what app...

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US Drops Effort to Force Twitter to Reveal Anti-Trump Account

The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has now withdrawn its outrageous and unconstitutional order demanding Twitter give up user data related to an account frequently critical of the...

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Delta to offer up to $10K to passengers on overbooked flights

Delta to offer up to $10K to passengers on overbooked flights

Delta Air Lines is moving to make it easier to find customers willing to give up their seats. United said the change is an initial step as it reviews policies in order to "deliver the best custo...

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United Airlines to preserve evidence related to forcibly removed passenger

Bumping passengers is permitted by the US Department of Transportation as long as airlines provide some compensation - typically a voucher for future purchase - and a seat on a later flight. Although ...

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Nintendo sold over 906k Switch consoles in the USA last month

Nintendo sold over 906k Switch consoles in the USA last month

That's quite the feat-the Switch is a new type of console, most consoles debut in the holiday season, and the biggest hurdle to selling even more Switch units appears to be Nintendo's ability to manuf...

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Tuesday is D-day for filing taxes

Tuesday is D-day for filing taxes

That's because Tax Day has been pushed back to Tuesday - April 18 - because of a Washington , D.C. holiday. Taxpayers who make $64,000 or less can use the IRS "Free File" software to prepare and ...

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Lower Earnings Estimates for stock: Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras's (PBR)

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras is a Brazil-based integrated oil and gas company. In the last five years, the company's full-year sales growth remained over 14.10% a year on average and the compan...

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Delta Still Recovering From Atlanta Thunderstorms

Eight of those were to Minnesota, said Patrick Hogan, spokesman for the Metropolitan Airports Commission. The nightmarish delays that started Wednesday at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International ...

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Nintendo Shares Jump After Switch Sets U.S. Sales Records

Given the Switch's trailblazing form and function, it shouldn't be too surprising that it's now officially the fastest selling game system of all time. Nintendo of America revealed March sales figures...

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Trump Exudes Confidence of Better Ties with Russia, China

Trump Exudes Confidence of Better Ties with Russia, China

On the market access side, lowering restrictions on foreign investment in Chinese banking, securities, investment management, futures, insurance, credit ratings and accounting sectors, as Beijing ha...

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Abbott said to agree to buy Alere at lower price

Abbott said to agree to buy Alere at lower price

Abbott Laboratories agreed to buy Alere at a lower price following a legal battle over the deal. The new agreement, valuing Alere's equity at $4.4 billion, was expected to be announced imminently, t...

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Trade adviser turns on Trump over his China currency U-turn

Trade adviser turns on Trump over his China currency U-turn

The statement is an about-face from Trump's election campaign promises to slap that label on Beijing on the first day of his administration as part of his plan to reduce Chinese imports into the Unit...

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United changes crew-booking policy after passenger's removal

Less than a week after a passenger was dragged off a flight, United Airlines is making a change to its boarding procedures. A gate agent on Delta will now be able to offer up to $2,000 (£1600) t...

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Elon Musk says Tesla pickup and semi-trucks are coming

A group of Tesla Inc investors has urged the luxury electric vehicle maker to add two new independent directors to its board, without ties to Chief Executive Elon Musk, to "provide a critical check on...

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Apple approved to test Self-Driving cars in California

Companies are required to get a permit before testing autonomous vehicles on the state's public roads. In December, Apple had already written to the US Federal Road Safety Agency (NHTSA) to advi...

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Assad dismisses claims he ordered Idlib attack as 'fabrication'

Assad dismisses claims he ordered Idlib attack as 'fabrication'

In a further indication of the stark differences, Russian Federation also slammed as "unacceptable" a proposed United Nations resolution put forward by the US, Britain and France on the alleged che...

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