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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 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 "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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Smith lauds execution as Australia eye series triumph

Six balls after tea, Lyon struck, and did so with flight, dip and bounce rather than exaggerated turn or natural variation off the surface. Australia Test cricket Captain Steve Smith (r) met the Dal...

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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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Health care bill diagnosis: No input from those who care for sick

Health care bill diagnosis: No input from those who care for sick

Two days before the GOP legislation was set for an initial vote in Congress and then delayed due to last-minute wrangling and efforts to gain support, she described the bill as a disgrace, a pro-life...

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Amazon Sales Tax Collection Goes Nationwide April 1st, No Fooling

Amazon Sales Tax Collection Goes Nationwide April 1st, No Fooling

Simply by having a physical presence in certain states mandated that Amazon had to start collecting sales tax , while in other situations the company worked out deals with state governments to arrang...

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De Blasio And Cuomo Stay Quiet About Preet Bharara's Dismissal

De Blasio And Cuomo Stay Quiet About Preet Bharara's Dismissal

He even referenced his investigation into Cuomo's commission on his way out the door. Percoco has pled not guilty. In an appearance Tuesday on CBS This Morning to talk about the snow storm, Cuomo w...

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Crude Oil Futures - Weekly Outlook: March 27 - 31

In early trading on Friday , Brent crude was priced just above US$50 with WTI holding around US$48 a barrel. He, however, stressed that if non-OPEC countries, mainly Russian Federation, are committed...

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See Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder Sing 'Happy Birthday' to Elton John

See Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder Sing 'Happy Birthday' to Elton John

During the interview, he also reflected on his life and how his marriage to David Furnish has "gotten better and better and better", and gushed their "love has grown stronger and stronger" over tim...

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Senate Votes To Undo Privacy Rules that Protect User Data

Proponents of the privacy measure argued that the company that sells you your internet connection can see even more about you: every website you visit, every app that sends or receives data, everyone ...

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation Posted gains of 1.8% in the Last Trade

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Posted gains of 1.8% in the Last Trade

Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Chesapeake Energy's Q2 2017 earnings at $0.09 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.14 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $0.23 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $0.71 EPS, Q2 2018 earning...

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Risky US House health care vote to test Trump's negotiating skills

Risky US House health care vote to test Trump's negotiating skills

In the White House briefing, Sean Spicer, the press secretary, was saying that they were still working to turn more yes votes and looking toward an afternoon vote. "The risk is you'll make a bad situa...

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