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Raptors retain Ibaka with three-year $65M pact

However, retaining him makes little sense if the Raptors do not intend to also re-sign Lowry, who shares an agent with Ibaka, because Toronto would be heading for a rebuild. Ibaka will be a mid-range ...

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West Indies Women slump to third loss, all out for 48

West Indies Women slump to third loss, all out for 48

At the helm of the South African domination was captain Dane van Niekerk, whose stunning figures of 3.2-3-0-4 made her the holder of a unique feat in global cricket, aside from playing a key role in b...

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Why Bhutan Is Special To India

Why Bhutan Is Special To India

However, Bhutan claims sovereignty over the area. After the Indian Chief of Army Staff refuted the allegations of Indian forces crossing over into China in Sikkim , the Chinese government has rei...

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Jimmy Butler posts video to prove he's taking phone calls

Jimmy Butler posts video to prove he's taking phone calls

After fans complained of not being able to reach Butler, the former Bulls star shared a video of himself answering a FaceTime call. Byrne's number is just one digit off from Butler's. Byrne told NBC...

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Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ) Boosts Guidance As Q1 Profit Beats The Street

Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ) Boosts Guidance As Q1 Profit Beats The Street

For the quarter, shares are performing at 12.21%. It has outperformed by 0.50% the S&P500. The majority of analysts covering the equity have either a Buy or Strong Buy recommendation on the stock ,...

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Amazon Prime Day promo starts night of July 10, now 30 hours

Amazon Prime Day promo starts night of July 10, now 30 hours

Prime Day has expanded to 13 countries this year, and Amazon is bringing new and existing members in the U.S., U.K., Spain, Mexico, Japan, Italy, India, Germany, France, China, Canada, Belgium and Aus...

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Southwest flight diverted after woman attempts to open door

An off-duty police officer tackled a passenger on a flight from Los Angeles to Houston when she attempted to open the emergency exit. He says the woman was pacing back and forth along the aisle an...

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Qatar Airways seeks up to 10% stake in American Airlines

Operations at Qatar Airways were disrupted after four Arab nations cut diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar this month in the worst diplomatic crisis in the region in years.Separately, American...

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Ex-Uber CEO Kalanick knew about stolen Waymo files, lawyers say

Ex-Uber CEO Kalanick knew about stolen Waymo files, lawyers say

The e-mail urged employees to contact Uber board members Arianna Huffington and Garrett Camp , as well as Benchmark's Bill Gurley , who stepped down from the board this week. Kalanick is a ...

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US releases dramatic photos of 'unsafe' Russian jet intercept

US releases dramatic photos of 'unsafe' Russian jet intercept

The Russian Defence Minister's plane has been "buzzed" by a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation fighter jet in a tense aerial confrontation over the Baltic Sea . The bulk of those flights was perfor...

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Analyst Research Update on Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX)

The SI to Charter Communications Class A New's float is 3.58%. About 206,888 shares traded. On average, equities analysts forecast that Rice Midstream Partners will post $1.46 earnings per share for...

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Amazon buying Whole Foods in bold move into brick and mortar

Amazon , though its Prime benefits program has created strong loyalty, has a long way to go before it's a default choice in groceries as it often is for books and electronics. It can be expected in th...

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Asian shares fall after Fed rate hike, tracking Wall St lead

The precise timing of a rate hike remains unclear, but there are signs that the central bank is veering toward a tightening stance. The rise was widely anticipated after a low unemployment rate, b...

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Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries

Pachter said Amazon might get customers over those fears if they know the delivered items are the same as those they would find at the local store. Investors worry that Amazon , which has already...

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Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House

Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House

Qatar, a major player in the global gas industry and host to the biggest US military base in the Middle East, has crafted an independently-minded foreign policy, attracting criticism for engaging with...

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UK Labour Leader Corbyn: 'I Can Still Be Prime Minister'

As she battled to form her cabinet amid depleted resources, May made clear there would be no major changes. A deal between the government and the DUP could also unsettle the precarious balance betwe...

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Wall St higher at the open; Dow hits record high

Wall St higher at the open; Dow hits record high

The tech sector saw a substantial bounce Monday, with the S&P 500 information technology sector closing 1.66 percent higher for its best day of the year. Bryant Evans, portfolio manager at Cozad A...

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Amazon-Whole Foods Marriage Could Disrupt Grocery Business (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Amazon-Whole Foods Marriage Could Disrupt Grocery Business (NASDAQ:AMZN)

The deal comes just months after Walmart's $3.3 billion purchase of Amazon competitor Jet.com. Shares of Amazon were trading at $988.52 in pre-market trading, a 2.53% jump, while Whole Foods ...

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Top three cut at Erin Hills in first for US Open

Tommy Fleetwood continued to shine on his U.S. open debut as he claimed a share of the halfway lead with a second-round 70 at Erin Hills . "If you look at the golf course and you even talk to me, ...

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German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit

Andrea Leadsom, the Leader of the Commons, confirmed the Great Repeal Bill , which aims to transpose existing European Union laws onto the United Kingdom statute book, will form part of Wednesday's Q...

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Dollar Lifted by Upbeat Fed

While it remains to be seen whether the latest weak US inflation prints prove to be just as transitory as the Fed thinks, the euro dropped as much as 0.5 percent to $1.1164 in London. On a less posi...

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United States official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release

Daniel R. Russel, a former assistant secretary of state under Mr. Obama, said the Trump administration deserves "credit for being dogged" in pursuing Mr. Warmbier was released from the rogue countr...

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Cosby jury hunkers down for 3rd day in sex assault case

Cosby jury hunkers down for 3rd day in sex assault case

The jury has deliberated a total of about 16 hours over two days. The jury is weighing three counts of aggravated indecent assault against Cosby , each carrying a maximum 10-year sentence. James Re...

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US oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices

This comes on top of OPEC's most recent production report revealing a almost 340,000 barrels per day increase in May output versus April. Two sources said Saudi Arabia could draw from inventor...

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Panama switches diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China

Panama switches diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China

The decision by Panama ends 107 years of formal relations between it and the Republic of China, the official name Taiwan uses for itself. Panama is the latest country to cut ties with Taiwan. Ta...

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Latest Stocks: Aviva plc (AV) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche Bank AG

Wellington Management Group LLP's holdings in AstraZeneca plc were worth $1,969,630,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Beaufort Securities restate their Buy rating on Boohoo.com Plc...

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BA travel problems enter 3rd day as most services resume

BA travel problems enter 3rd day as most services resume

BA was asking passengers not to turn up until 90 minutes before their flights because of the level of congestion at Heathrow. Cruz released a video statement yesterday (28 May) on Twitter where he...

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IndyCar race at Texas red-flagged after big crash

Tony Kanaan of Brazil sits in his vehicle on pit road during an IndyCar auto race practice session at Texas Motor Speedway , Friday, June 9, 2017, in Fort Worth, Texas. The crash was triggered when ...

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Britain: May to form government with DUP

Several members of parliament also demanded the resignation of May's top advisers, who have been widely blamed for a disastrous policy to make the elderly pay more towards their care and a campaign se...

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May's 'own goal' makes Brexit talks a messy prospect, say European Union leaders

May's 'own goal' makes Brexit talks a messy prospect, say European Union leaders

He tweeted: "We don't know when Brexit talks start". Adding that the "timetable and European Union positions are clear, he said: "Let's put our minds together on striking a deal ". On June 23, it...

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