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Apple to increase price of apps in UK after sterling decline

Apple to increase price of apps in UK after sterling decline

If one includes revenues generated through in-app advertising, third-party Android stores and app store revenue, then publishers have made over $89 billion in revenue. Games still lead revenue - gener...

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Japan aborts mini-rocket mission shortly after liftoff

Japan aborts mini-rocket mission shortly after liftoff

The agency has not decided when it would try to launch the rocket again. The mission of a Japanese rocket launched Saturday with the goal of putting a 6.6-pound (3-kg) satellite into Earth orbit was...

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Freezing rain advisories issued for GLOW region

Monday: Rain, freezing rain and sleet likely, possibly mixed with snow. It expects the precipitation to turn to all freezing rain after 3 o'clock in the morning Monday . Tuesday .Mostly cloudy, with...

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Wells Fargo quarterly earnings fall in wake of bogus-accounts scandal

Wells Fargo quarterly earnings fall in wake of bogus-accounts scandal

Gains in bank stocks left indexes mostly higher on Wall Street. As a result, the financial sector stocks are performing in the positive territory. Including net hedge ineffectiveness accounting impa...

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Mexican peso hits fresh lows ahead of Trump conference

Trump said negotiations with Mexico will start immediately after he takes office, but he wants to begin construction while talks are ongoing. Trump had called Mexican migrants "rapists" and drug deale...

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Detroit auto show: Google, Camry and the shadow of Trump

The said sedan also has been observed to be rebelling from the tradition. At the North American Detroit Auto Show - arguably the most important annual auto show for the country - General Motors Ch...

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Volkswagen supersizes the 2018 Tiguan, debuts larger American model

Volkswagen supersizes the 2018 Tiguan, debuts larger American model

Compared with the second-generation Tiguan, the Allspace has far more space; at 4,704 mm, the seven-seater is 272 mm longer and has up to 57% more cargo capacity, VW says. Although the Allspace re...

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Twitter Suspends Martin Shkreli's Account For Being An Online Stalker

Twitter Suspends Martin Shkreli's Account For Being An Online Stalker

On Thursday, Duca tweeted a screengrab of a direct message from Shkreli inviting her to attend Trump's inauguration as his "+1". However, Duca rejected his offer, tweeting "I would rather eat my ow...

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The Limited clothing retailer closing all stores

But this isn't goodbye . "The styles you love are still available online". Sun Capital Partners told investors in a letter that it has made 1.8 times its $50 million investment in Limited Stores, th...

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Petrol pumps to accept card payments, for now

With the cash crunch yet to ease, the decision by petro-dealers is expected to hit the consumers as well the government's efforts to push cashless transactions. He said petrol pump margins are fixed o...

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Apple to invest $1B in SoftBank's tech fund

Apple to invest $1B in SoftBank's tech fund

Apple (AAPL, Tech30) confirmed on Tuesday that it is investing $1 billion in a massive new technology fund from Japan's SoftBank Group, which has recently drawn the attention of the president-ele...

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Kim Kardashian is finally back on Instagram

This week, Kim went to Instagram with a pic of herself alongside son Saint West . With the recent pictures she is uploading to social media, this may mean Kim is getting back to her old ways wh...

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Sentinel Trust Co Lba buys $6099122 stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Vigilant Capital Management LLC now owns 2,079 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $129,000 after buying an additional 376 shares in the last quarter. WARNING: "J P Morgan Chas...

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Windows 10 Creators Update to launch in April, say sources

Windows 10 Creators Update to launch in April, say sources

Changing version numbers in Insider Preview builds is something that Microsoft has done in the past, such as when the company changed the release number of the Xbox Anniversary Update to 1608 from 160...

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$6 Million NYE Jewelry Heist: Thieves Targeted Midtown Business Just Before Midnight

$6 Million NYE Jewelry Heist: Thieves Targeted Midtown Business Just Before Midnight

The suspects then fled through the stairwell of the midtown Manhattan high-rise that was blocks from the almost 7,000 police officers who were stationed in and around Times Square for New Year's Eve f...

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Pope Francis Condemns Istanbul Attack in Traditional Noon Address to the Faithful

Pope Francis Condemns Istanbul Attack in Traditional Noon Address to the Faithful

He said that virtual communication "is cauterizing our hearts and making us lose the capacity for tenderness and wonder, for pity and compassion". "Unfortunately, violence has stricken even in this ...

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ECOVIEWS: How should I dispose of my Christmas tree?

ECOVIEWS: How should I dispose of my Christmas tree?

Yard waste customers can put their tree on their curb between January 3 and February 2 to be collected as part of their regular service. Residents may also bring their trees to the town Recycling ...

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Case-Shiller: Home prices rise in October, threaten affordability

Case-Shiller: Home prices rise in October, threaten affordability

Case-Shiller's national index recorded an annual gain of 5.6 percent in October, up from 5.4 percent the prior month. "With the current high consumer confidence numbers and low unemployment rate, affo...

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Mann ki Baat: PM Modi Thanks People for Bearing Note Ban 'Pain'

PM Modi said, "Demonetisation is only short term pain for a long term gain". Lauding people's role since his demonetisation move, he said, "They have not only braved hardships, but have also powerfu...

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Airbus follows Boeing with Iran deal

Such a deal would be worth $18-$20 billion at list prices, depending on variants flown, but Iran is expected to receive steep discounts from foreign manufacturers as its aviation renewal coincides wit...

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Cleveland Browns Win First Game of the Season

Cleveland Browns Win First Game of the Season

The side had previously lost their last consecutive 16 games, a run extending over two seasons. The Chargers had a chance to tie the game in the final seconds but missed another field goal attempt. Ke...

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Lockheed Martin CEO commits to driving down F-35 fighter's costs

Lockheed Martin CEO commits to driving down F-35 fighter's costs

The Boeing-made F/A-18E/F Super Hornet doesn't offer the same level of stealth or sensor technology as the F-35, though the Chicago-based aerospace giant has previously argued that the capabilitie...

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Stock Buzz: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

Stock Buzz: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

The Boise, Idaho-based company's revenue rose 18.5 percent to $3.97 billion in the first quarter ended December 1. In terms of earnings per share, 20 analysts have a -0.12 EPS mean target for the qu...

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Refinance rates move higher for Thursday

That's 14 basis points higher than last week's 4.16 percent. A month ago, the average rate on a 30-year fixed refinance was lower, at 3.54 percent. Fixed mortgage rates made a significant jump over ...

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Goldman Sachs' stock drop is holding the Dow down

Goldman Sachs' stock drop is holding the Dow down

The S&P 500 Index fell 0.2 percent to 2,265 at 4 p.m.in NY after advancing in the previous two sessions. The Nasdaq Composite index finished up 20.28 points, or 0.4%, at 5,457.44. GASSED: Industri...

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Local Marine Corps company collects for Toys for Tots

Local Marine Corps company collects for Toys for Tots

The DuPage County Toys for Tots program provides a new toy to disadvantaged children at Christmastime to share and spread a message of hope, and was an ideal choice for the company to wrap up a year o...

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Heathrow chaos on the cards as BA cabin crew votes for strikes

Heathrow chaos on the cards as BA cabin crew votes for strikes

It follows an announcement from the union Unite that check-in staff and baggage handlers will stage a walk-out at 18 leading United Kingdom airports on 23 December - the busiest day of the festive sea...

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City, State At Odds Over Fate Of Harlem Deer

City, State At Odds Over Fate Of Harlem Deer

Grybauskas said in a statement late Thursday night, "and the state's position was that euthanization was the preferred route". Perhaps sensing that reality was spinning dangerously off axis in this ...

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Tata Teleservices removes Cyrus Mistry as director

Wadia also said the "alleged reasons for seeking my removal do not even remotely relate to my performance or my conduct as an Independent Director of Tata Motors for 18 years". The Japanese firm then ...

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34000 customers of Madison's Quest Diagnostics had info hacked

There is no indication that individuals' information has been misused in any way. In an "unauthorized intrusion", a third party accessed names, dates of birth, lab results and in some cases, phone num...

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Asahi Buying AB InBev Beer Brands in Eastern Europe

The Asian brewer wants to offset slow growth in its home market and has sought to justify paying a higher price for overseas acquisitions based on the cost benefits it would extract and the ability to...

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Two raids in Delhi, agencies recovered 3.90 cr cash including new currency

Two raids in Delhi, agencies recovered 3.90 cr cash including new currency

These men were staying at Karol Baghs Hotel Taksh Inn, whose owner is also a money exchanger and runs his business in the name of Guru Forex in a shop, said Yadav. They use special tapes and wires tha...

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WPI inflation eases to 3.15% in November

The government also revised the rise in wholesale price inflation for September to 3.8 per cent from 3.5 per cent earlier. The index for manufactured products (weight 64.97 per cent) for November, 2...

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Rick Perry, DAPL Board Member, Picked for Energy Secretary

Back then, being a dunce was seen as a liability . Asked about the prospect that the president-elect might be naming an energy secretary who thought the department ought to be eliminated, the Republ...

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Titans of new industry spring $1 billion clean energy fund

The fund plans to support the commercialization of new technologies that reduce greenhouse-gas emissions in areas including electricity generation and storage, transportation, industrial processes, ag...

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