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AT and T workers strike local retail stores

AT and T workers strike local retail stores

Johnson believed the strike would not involve those employed at the AT&T call center at The Highlands, and that only AT&T Mobility workers - the cellphone sales clerks at AT&T stores - would be ...

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EIA lowers forecasts for oil prices

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $47.57 per barrel, up 24 cents, or 0.5 per cent from the last settlement. The oil nations decided late past year on an output cut of 1.8 millio...

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United Nations urges end to mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners

United Nations urges end to mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners

Trump himself cast uncertainty over years of global efforts to foster a two-state solution when he met Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu at the White House in February. In a statement marking...

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US lawmakers want to see Comey memo on Trump meeting

The panel's top Democrat, Elijah Cummings of Maryland, a constant Trump critic, called the allegation of Trump pressure on Comey "explosive" and said "it appears like a textbook case of criminal ob...

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Pippa Middleton's 'elegant' wedding dress design revealed

Pippa Middleton's 'elegant' wedding dress design revealed

Clearly a fan of their offerings, Pippa was spotted returning to the £17 million mansion she shares with James Matthews clutching another bag of products. News had reported earlier in the week that ...

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New Microsoft Surface Laptop: Specs, Design and New Windows 10 OS

The latest 13.5-inch addition to the company's Surface lineup is created to work with the company's new Windows 10 S operating system that was also unveiled alongside the device. The Surface Laptop ...

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SoftBank's CEO Focuses on Tech As Sprint Gains

SoftBank's CEO Focuses on Tech As Sprint Gains

Despite naming T-Mobile as its primary candidate as a potential merger partner, Son said that the company is "basically open to anything" and won't be limiting its options for its US wireless unit. ...

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Jakarta's Christian governor jailed for blasphemy against Islam

The five-judge panel at the Jakarta court found Purnama guilty of blasphemy and jailed him for two years. Shocked and angry supporters, some weeping openly, gathered outside the prison, vowing not...

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Australia Budget 2017: Treasurer Unveils Big Banks Tax

Data61, formed as a result of a merger between the digital productivity arm of the CSIRO and National ICT Australia (NICTA), originally received AU$75 million under Turnbull's innovation fund to spend...

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Hertz Shareholders In Pain After Q1 Miss

HTZ has been the topic of several recent research reports. The average true range (ATR) was fashioned to allow traders to more precisely evaluate the daily volatility of an asset by using straightfo...

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South Africa's ANC accuses judiciary of pandering to opposition

South Africa's ANC accuses judiciary of pandering to opposition

Jonas was also fired by Zuma. The party's James Selfe says it is now common cause that such a report was used to fire Gordhan. The High Court in Pretoria ruled that Zuma must hand over the record ...

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Narendra Modi is India's brand ambassador, not Patanjali's: Ramdev

Narendra Modi is India's brand ambassador, not Patanjali's: Ramdev

That's not all. Soon, Patanjali will launch a chain of restaurants to take on fast-food chains such as McDonald's and KFC, disrupting yet another industry, Ramdev told reporters without revealing de...

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Google agrees to pay $335 million in Italy tax dispute

Google agrees to pay $335 million in Italy tax dispute

The move follows a separate agreement with the tax authorities in the United Kingdom, where Google agreed past year to pay £106m in back taxes. To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken...

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Oil rebounds on Saudi assurances Russian Federation will extend supply cuts

Chinese stocks led regional losers, falling to a three-month low as concerns about tighter financial regulations weighed on banking shares while oil plays such as Petrochina and Sinopec tumbled on oil...

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ICICI Bank Q4 profit jumps three fold; bad loans up 26 pct

ICICI Bank Q4 profit jumps three fold; bad loans up 26 pct

Net interest income increased by 10% on a year-on-year basis to Rs 59.62 billion (USD 919 million) in the quarter ended March 31, 2017 (Q4-2017) from Rs 54.04 billion (USD 833 million) in the quart...

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UFC women's flyweight division in the works for TUF 26 on FS1

UFC women's flyweight division in the works for TUF 26 on FS1

The new weight classes first champion will be crowned during the upcoming season of the promotion's long-running reality television show, " The Ultimate Fighter ". It's welcome news for the sport in g...

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US trade deficit narrows in March

US trade deficit narrows in March

With imports and exports both falling, the Commerce Department released a report on Thursday showing that the United States trade deficit was little changed in the month of March. But a four-year re...

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VA limiting new hiring as it aims to widen private care

VA limiting new hiring as it aims to widen private care

It will help provide veterans with the "health care they need and the health care they deserve", Trump said at the signing. He says the office will help identify "barriers" that make it hard to fire o...

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Weak demand, prices impact Goodyear's first quarter

Weak demand, prices impact Goodyear's first quarter

In the last Quarter, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) reported its Actual EPS of $0.95/share. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 7.9% compared to the same quarter previous year. Th...

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Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer will rake in $186 million after its sale

Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer will rake in $186 million after its sale

Included in the figure is her golden parachute payout of $23 million, which largely consists of restricted stock. Along with the $186 million from stock, Mayer will get a $3 million cash severance ...

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IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17

The body kept its projection for 2018 unchanged at 3.6 per cent. At the same time, the Washington-based organization revised up its global economic growth outlook to 3.5 percent for 2017 from 3.4 pe...

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AT&T sheds more lucrative wireless customers in 1Q

AT&T sheds more lucrative wireless customers in 1Q

Consolidated revenues totaled $39.4 billion compared to $40.5 billion. It saw record-low postpaid phone churn of.9%, though, and overall wireless postpaid churn of 1.12% including tablets. AT&T a...

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Net neutrality rollback plan coming from FCC

Net neutrality rollback plan coming from FCC

Many Internet companies and online rights groups say the rules are critical for protecting innovation and free expression. Pai's spokeman would not provide a comment to Recode . Pai said the owne...

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Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

The semi-annual U.S. Treasury currency report , however, did keep China on a currency "monitoring list" despite Beijing's progress in reducing its global current account surplus, citing its unusually...

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Lib Dems will not enter 'coalition of chaos', Tim Farron says

Mr Peston questioned why the Lib Dem MP would not "just close it down by being unambiguous". Mr Farron has been questioned about his views on gay people ever since being elected Lib Dem leader nearl...

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Global markets: French election spurs equity market, euro rally

Following the announcement of the results, a large number of anti-fascists demonstrators went to the streets at the historic Place de la Bastille protesting the results. Mr Macron's party spokesman,...

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PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

Akzo Nobel, which has alienated some of its shareholders by refusing to engage with its rival, responded by saying that it could open talks and that it would "carefully review and consider this propo...

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Chappell moves into Valero Texas Open lead

Chappell moves into Valero Texas Open lead

Kevin Chappell finally won on the PGA Tour, taking out the Texas Open with a one-shot victory. Shot of the day: Chappell appeared to feel the nerves on No. South African Branden Grace and John Huh...

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United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

The city and United agreed to preserve the evidence, Dao's attorney said on Saturday. His daughter, Crystal Dao Pepper, later told a news conference in Chicago that the family had been "sickened" ...

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Wall Street gears up for busy earnings week

The first round of France's presidential election might be too close to call when polls close today, because initial projections will not be available as early as in the past, pollsters and their wa...

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Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

The 16 measures include the imposition of a 15% foreign speculators tax and closure of a loophole that allowed landlords to raise rent by any amount on units built after 1991. Called the " Non-Residen...

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BeBe at Fashion Outlets to close by May

BeBe at Fashion Outlets to close by May

In a securities filing Friday, Bebe said it anticipates it will close all of its stores by the end of May. Bebe had 180 locations as of January 2, according to a separate SEC filing. Bebe, a fashion...

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Morgan Stanley posts strong 1Q profit, helped by trading

Morgan Stanley posts strong 1Q profit, helped by trading

Kiltearn Partners LLP now owns 5,317,197 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $224,652,000 after buying an additional 126,600 shares during the period. Annual EPS Growth of past...

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Grayson Allen returning to Duke for senior season

Grayson Allen returning to Duke for senior season

Allen's return helps ease the burden, but he is at his best when he has space to attack from the wing and spot up from beyond the arc. After averaging 21.6 points per game on 46.6 percent shooting f...

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Trump enters US-Canada milk fight with threat to end NAFTA

President Donald Trump said in an address he delivered in Kenosha, Wisconsin on Tuesday that his administration was going to find a solution to Canada's unfair trade deals that hurt American farmers. ...

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