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Bill Gates discloses his 'one big regret'

Bill Gates discloses his 'one big regret'

Intelligence takes many different forms. "AI is about to make the biggest changes to humanity, and we're missing a whole generation of diverse technologists and leaders". The author, Gates says in a s...

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Stock trading actively: Xerox Corporation (XRX)

Xerox Corporation P/E ( price to earnings) ratio is 13.22 and Forward P/E ratio of 8.19. Xerox Corporation (XRX ) stock price rose 20.22 percent over the past one year, while increased 14.03 perc...

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US households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak

US households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak

Prior to the recession, the average US household was leveraged to 100 percent of its worth, meaning most people owed as much money as they had. While mortgage loans still account for the vast majori...

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Stocks sell off on Trump concern; dollar at Nov low

Stocks sell off on Trump concern; dollar at Nov low

That would mark its lowest closing value since November 4, just days before President Donald Trump's election sent the US currency surging in a strategy. "The only political calibration the Fed has is...

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Comac C919 takes off for maiden flight in China

With a standard range of 4,075 kilometers, the narrow-body jet is comparable with updated Airbus 320 and Boeing's new generation 737, signaling the country's entry into the global aviation market. Thi...

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OPEC calls for 'collective efforts' to counter U.S. oil boom

OPEC calls for 'collective efforts' to counter U.S. oil boom

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were trading at $46.66 per barrel, up 23 cents, or 0.5 percent from the day before. A cornerstone of the Saudi promise to rebalance the market wo...

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Closer medical watch of tens of hunger-striking Palestinians

Closer medical watch of tens of hunger-striking Palestinians

New Delhi is hosting Abbas ahead of Hindu nationalist Modi's unprecedented visit to Israel reportedly in July - the first-ever by an Indian premier - with observers calling it a balancing act by India...

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Ford's global job cut unlikely to have major impact in India

Ford's global job cut unlikely to have major impact in India

Deep job cuts in the United States could invoke a political backlash from the White House, as President Donald Trump has repeatedly urged automakers including Ford and GM to add U.S. But Ford has ...

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Brexit talks to start hours after election, says European Union negotiator Michel Barnier

Brexit talks to start hours after election, says European Union negotiator Michel Barnier

European lawmakers welcomed today the unity of the 27 Member States and of the EU institutions with regard to Brexit and also called for a reform of the EU to benefit all its citizens. Mr. Barnier sai...

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Target reimagines itself and Wall Street likes what it sees

Target reimagines itself and Wall Street likes what it sees

Before that, quarter ending October 2016, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. also surprised analysts by beating the consensus estimate. Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. purchased a new stake in Wal-Mart Stores during th...

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First Republican Congressman Raises Possibility of Trump Impeachment

John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said late on Tuesday that the developments had reached "Watergate size and scale". (The oversight and government reform committee) has r...

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6M Most At Risk With GOP O'Care Bill's Pre-Existing Conditions Changes

As the American Health Care Act (AHCA) works its way through Congress, it will nearly certainly undergo revisions in order to come up with enough votes to pass in the Senate. It only applies to a sm...

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Tax and spend: UK Labour Party releases its election pledges

Tax and spend: UK Labour Party releases its election pledges

Ahead of the snap general election on 8 June, the Labour Party have announced their new manifesto which features a whole section dedicated to equality for diverse communities including LGBT+ peopl...

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Trump, Erdogan hail ties in Washington

Trump, Erdogan hail ties in Washington

The authoritarian leader's security charged at the small group of peaceful protestors after they saw them carrying a Kurdish flag, according to the Guardian . Under Barack Obama's administration, the...

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Trump to address graduates of US Coast Guard Academy

Trump to address graduates of US Coast Guard Academy

But he says, "you can not let them get you down". Stocks dropped and foreign currencies gained against the U.S. dollar as the weeklong drumbeat of bad news surrounding the Trump administration sow...

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Putin offers to give Congress notes of Trump's meeting

Orrin, Hatch, R-Utah, is waiting to get more information on "these sensitive matters" from the White House and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein in a meeting Thursday. Rep. Barry Loudermilk of Ge...

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Digging Up the Facts on F.N.B. Corporation (FNB)

AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. F.N.B. Corp's Q4 2017 earnings at $0.25 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $0.93 EPS, ...

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Microsoft Comes out Swinging at NSA Over WannaCry Hack Attack

Microsoft Comes out Swinging at NSA Over WannaCry Hack Attack

In a separate malware attack past year, 3.2 lakh debit cards were compromised in the country. ATM operators, however, say that there is no threat to customer data or money. He said that all economic s...

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Oil prices plunge on signal deeper supply cuts unlikely

Oil prices plunge on signal deeper supply cuts unlikely

Brent crude futures , the worldwide benchmark for oil prices , were at $47.88 per barrel, down 50 cents or 1% from their last close. Both contracts are now sitting at their lowest levels since OP...

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UK court rejects Nestle's bid to trademark KitKat shape

UK court rejects Nestle's bid to trademark KitKat shape

A statement from Nestle said: "This judgement does not mean that our four-finger shape is now free for use in the United Kingdom or elsewhere". David Kitchin, one of the three judges, wrote that it ...

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Food giant's delivery service expands

Food giant's delivery service expands

McDonald's started testing delivery in several Florida cities in January, and said last month it planned to roll it out "to a number of USA cities this quarter". Last year, the Golden Arches garner...

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Cyber warning to South Africans after global attack

Peter SinkambaA global cyber-attack using hacking tools believed to have been created by the US National Security Agency (NSA) has infected tens of thousands of computers in almost 100 countries last ...

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Russia, Saudi Arabia keen to keeping oil cutbacks

Extending the curbs at already agreed-upon volumes is needed to reach the goal of reducing global inventories to the 5-year average, the energy ministers of the world's biggest oil producers said in a...

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NBA Draft Lottery: Lakers Move Up To Number Two Overall Pick

This time, they dropped down in the draft order for the ninth time in their 19 lottery trips, and they will select seventh overall rather than sixth in the June 22 draft. The Celtics got the first pic...

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The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Position Reduced by Charter Trust Co

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Position Reduced by Charter Trust Co

Several equities analysts recently commented on the stock. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 1,520 shares of the company's stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional 920 shares during the per...

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LeGarrette Blount joins the Eagles on 1-year contract

LeGarrette Blount joins the Eagles on 1-year contract

Blount is coming off of his best season where he scored 18 touchdowns and ran for over 1,100 yards. Along with Blount and Jeffery, the Eagles signed wide receiver Torrey Smith and offensive linemen ...

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Treasurys slide after the Fed says growth slowdown is 'transitory'

Treasurys slide after the Fed says growth slowdown is 'transitory'

The Federal Reserve did not surprise the markets today and kept monetary policy unchanged. Comex gold futures sank to a session low of $1,232.80 a troy ounce, a level not seen since March 21. Invest...

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Noida cyber cell gives tips on preventing WannaCry attack

WannaCry is a ransomware that feeds on a particular Windows exploit and encrypts user data until they pay up. At least 30 computers have been reportedly affected by ransomware in Bangladesh. Meanwhi...

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EU urges member nations to share more refugees

EU urges member nations to share more refugees

Mr. Błaszczak said giving in to the EU's demand that Poland welcome more than 6,000 asylum seekers would "certainly be much worse" for the nation than the threat of punishment from Brussels, citing th...

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Ford plans job cuts to boost profits

Ford didn't confirm the Wall Street Journal report Monday night. Lowering costs and being leaner and as efficient as possible, remains part of that focus, said the automaker in a prepared stateme...

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Russian President Vladimir Putin warns West to 'stop intimidating North Korea'

In a unanimous statement backed by China, the council stressed the importance of North Korea 'immediately showing honest commitment to de-nuclearisation through concrete action'. Pyongyang has since t...

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FBI Chief's Unceremonious Ouster Boomerangs on President

A written statement from the White House rebutting the memo won't be enough, particularly given Trump's longstanding issues with the truth. An emailed fundraising appeal by Trump's political organis...

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Foreign Investors Face Tax for Vacant Property

Foreign Investors Face Tax for Vacant Property

But Australian Bankers' Association chief executive Anna Bligh criticised the new tax, which Morrison warned banks against passing on to consumers. The 2017 Budget also seeks to entirely recover fro...

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Protest turns violent outside Turkish embassy in Washington, several injured

Protest turns violent outside Turkish embassy in Washington, several injured

Officials have not elaborated on the circumstances surrounding the altercation. Flint Arthur, who took part in the protest, told broadcaster CNN: "We are protesting [Erdogan's] policies in Turkey, i...

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French right torn apart as Macron, PM prepare to name government

French right torn apart as Macron, PM prepare to name government

Gaffe-prone former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi has joked about the almost 25-year age gap between French President Emmanuel Macron and his older wife, calling her the leader's "beautiful ...

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