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Jared Kushner's Sister Woos China's 'Golden Visa' Investors

In a presentation Saturday in Beijing, representatives from the Kushner family business urged Chinese citizens to consider investing in New Jersey real estate. The fact that some use it to move their ...

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Trump agrees not to terminate NAFTA

Trump agrees not to terminate NAFTA

But some Mexican officials say they believe Trump's tough talk is mere bluster . "There is talk about what steps we can take to start the process of renegotiating or withdrawing from NAFTA", this sou...

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At annual meeting, Warren Buffett blasts Wells Fargo for ignoring sales abuses

At annual meeting, Warren Buffett blasts Wells Fargo for ignoring sales abuses

At the same time, Buffett said health care costs, which in recent decades have risen much more in the U.S.as a percentage of the economy than in other countries, put the nation at a competitive disa...

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Trump admin loosens rules on school lunches

For starters, schools can now serve chocolate or strawberry flavored milk with 1 percent fat instead of nonfat milk . The changes affect the 2010 legislation spearheaded by Obama, the "Healthy,...

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Monaco take step closer to French title

Monaco take step closer to French title

Nancy's French defender Joffrey Cuffaut (L) and Nancy's French defender Julien Cétout (C) vie for the ball with Monaco's French midfielder Fabinho during the French Ligue1 football match between Nan...

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English losing importance in Europe: EU chief

UK Brexit Secretary David Davis accused the European Commission of "trying to bully the British people". "When we have a British government immediately after the United Kingdom election, we'll be ve...

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After United, it's Delta: couple with child kicked off flight

Thereafter, they had been threatened with jail after they had refused to offer their son's seat on a crowded flight. "He has to sit in your arms the whole time". Schear then suggests that his wife cou...

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House Health Care Bill Heads for Senate

House Health Care Bill Heads for Senate

Dear Mr. Premack: I tried to read the bill the House of Representatives passed to repeal of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) at the congress.gov website, but I can not understand the wordi...

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$770 bn black money entered India in 2005

$770 bn black money entered India in 2005

During 2014 alone, the inflow of black money was about $101 billion while the outflow was $ 23 billion, it said. On the other hand, inflows of illegal money were estimated to stand at $1.4-2.5 trill...

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Always Dreaming captures Kentucky Derby on muddy track

Always Dreaming won the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs over a sloppy track in Louisville on Saturday, giving jockey John Velazquez and trainer Todd Pletcher their second career wins in th...

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Looking for an IT Job? Infosys May Be Looking for You

Looking for an IT Job? Infosys May Be Looking for You

The move by the Indian software major came amid USA accusations that top Indian IT firms, including TCS and Infosys , were unfairly cornering the lion's share of H-1B visas by putting extra tickets i...

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Buffett says his IBM thesis was flawed, he blew it on Google

Buffett says his IBM thesis was flawed, he blew it on Google

At the annual meeting, Buffett is the celebrity that everyone wants to get close to. Warren Buffett admits he missed the boat on investing in two of today's most successful tech companies: Google an...

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Trump says he won't pull U.S. out of NAFTA

Trump says he won't pull U.S. out of NAFTA

That lever was brandished this week when stories started appearing in the Washington Post , Politico , CNN, and the New York Times that sources within the White House were really, seriously, consi...

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Violence in Paris as Hooded Thugs 'Protest Against Election'

On this day 15 years ago, some 1.3 million people, including 400,000 in Paris , took to the streets of France in union-led demonstrations to protest against the founder of the National Front (FN). Th...

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Here's where Trump is going on his first foreign trip as president

Here's where Trump is going on his first foreign trip as president

Trump will take his first foreign trip late May, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said in a statement issued on Thursday. "It's a clear and powerful message that the USA harbours no ill-will" towards ...

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This airline just told Congress it will stop overbooking flights

This airline just told Congress it will stop overbooking flights

Panel members from both parties followed through, blasting United CEO Oscar Munoz and other representatives of American Airlines , Alaska Airlines and Southwest Airlines . Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson...

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Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett

Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett

The annual meeting, expected to draw more than last year's estimated 37,000 shareholders, is the main event of a weekend of events that Buffett calls "Woodstock for Capitalists". He's the company's la...

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India's Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentences Over 2012 Gang Rape

India's Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentences Over 2012 Gang Rape

On December 16 2012, the physiotherapy student and her friend climbed onto a bus in south Delhi, assured by the driver that they would be dropped off at their destination. Ranjana Kumari, a women's ri...

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The war with Canada: Day 2

Early on Tuesday, the White House announced that it has increased the tariffs on Canadian softwood imports to 20 percent after US President Donald Trump launched a trade war on the country's secon...

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Local impact of Trump's tax proposals

Local impact of Trump's tax proposals

But the outlines of his proposal, released Wednesday , are nothing short of hallucinatory. "A double standard deduction would have the effect of significantly increasing the number of taxpayers...

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Puerto Rico faces uncertain future as debt saga unfolds

Puerto Rico faces uncertain future as debt saga unfolds

Rosello activated Title III of the PROMESA bill, which provides a protection similar to bankruptcy that will allow the territory to restructure its debt under court supervision. A nonbinding referen...

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First made-in-China commercial jet has maiden voyage

Michel Merluzeau, director of AirInsightResearch, an aerospace & defence market analysis and consulting group, based in Seattle, told Xinhua that he was impressed by the role of the Chinese govern...

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Shankar's words inspiration to work harder: Rajamouli

Shankar's words inspiration to work harder: Rajamouli

Directed by SS Rajamouli, Baahubali 2 has Prabhas, Rana Daggubati , Anushka Shetty, Tammannah, Ramya Krishnan, and Sathyaraj in the lead roles. What most biggies collect on holidays, Baahubali 2: T...

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Federal Reserve keeps interest rates steady, hints at further hikes

The Fed raised its benchmark rate by a quarter percentage point at its last meeting in March to a target range of 0.75 percent to 1 percent. With the central bank largely expected to hold interest rat...

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Berkshire Meeting: Buffett on Wells Fargo's 'Huge, Huge, Huge Error'

Berkshire Meeting: Buffett on Wells Fargo's 'Huge, Huge, Huge Error'

Along with Berkshire vice chairman Charlie Munger, Buffett roundly praised Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and bemoaned never owning a share of his company. "Any time you're paying somebody $10 or $11 when some...

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Cristiano Ronaldo undervalued in Portugal - Fernando Santos

The return leg is scheduled for Wednesday at the Bernabeu. The team has conceded fewer goals than any team except for Atletico Madrid . "Being Atletico Madrid we might just be capable of it". Sol...

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GOP gov: House health care bill needs work

Obama: Companies with more than 50 employees have to provide health insurance or pay a fine. The bill that the House passed on Thursday would let insurance companies resume the practice of discrimin...

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NRG Energy's Implied Volatility Is Rising

NRG Energy's Implied Volatility Is Rising

NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, May 2nd. Analysts await Donegal Group Inc. For NRG, the company now has $2.42 Billion of cash on the books, which is offset by ...

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Houston home values are almost completely back to pre-recession levels

Houston home values are almost completely back to pre-recession levels

According to the report, which studied the nations's 100 largest metros, Chicago's most recent median home value, as determined in March by Trulia, is $225,051-nearly $50,000 lower than its peak prior...

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Puerto Rico Makes Unprecedented Move To Restructure Billions In Debt

As a US territory, Puerto Rico is blocked from traditional bankruptcy. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Bondholders are taking action against Puerto Rico after a freeze on litigation that protected the ...

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1st Large Made-in-China Passenger Jet takes Off on Maiden Flight

One of the biggest components of the C919 jetliner - the core processing and display system - is being supplied by a joint venture between GE Aviation Systems and AVIC, a state-owned Chinese military ...

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Oil wipes out OPEC-inspired gains with break below $50/bbl

Brent futures were up US$1.20, or 2.5 per cent, at US$49.58 a barrel by 11:02 a.m. EDT, while US West Texas Intermediate crude was up US$1.09, or 2.4 per cent, at US$46.61 per barrel. The past two day...

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United CEO Munoz no longer to become chairman

United CEO Munoz no longer to become chairman

Munoz also agreed to the removal of another contract clause that would have allowed him to resign his post as chief executive if he was not also given the role of chairman, according to the filing. Th...

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Scam alert: You may not want to click that Google Docs link

The permissions even though camouflaged under genuine looking permissions, give the hackers access to the droves of personal data stored on Google accounts. This invitation requests you to open the fi...

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Google Docs user faced phishing attack; Issue got resolved now

This helps the attacker to get the access to your mail and address book. But if you didn't click the link, didn't open the email or deleted it, you won't have been affected. How is Google taking c...

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