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Britain unveils Jane Austen bank note on anniversary

Britain unveils Jane Austen bank note on anniversary

The £10 note is the second in a new polymer series. Tuesday's launch follows the introduction of a polymer five-pound note previous year that sparked controversy after the Bank of England confirmed ...

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Disney is bringing more Marvel superhero action to its parks

Disney is bringing more Marvel superhero action to its parks

The Guardians of the Galaxy-themed ride officially opened for business this past May, and people immediately began asking about future Marvel-themed attractions. Marvel's Spider-Man will follow high s...

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Pakistan Army violates ceasefire yet again in Manjakote sector

Pakistan Army violates ceasefire yet again in Manjakote sector

The firing is being retaliated strongly and effectively by Indian troops, a defense spokesman said. A soldier was also injured, he said. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . The unprovok...

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PA ANALYSIS: Weak inflation casts uncertainty over United States rate rises

PA ANALYSIS: Weak inflation casts uncertainty over United States rate rises

Inflation in June came in flat , a sign that consumer prices had trouble sustaining its upward momentum. Industrial production rose for the fifth straight month in June, increasing 0.4 percent on a...

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Stocks Shrug Off Bank Earnings, Shoot To New Highs

The benchmark index climbed 123.07 points, or 0.6%, to 21,532.14. Big-dividend stocks like utilities and real estate companies rose as bond yields fell. Target shares jumped 4.8 percent, Wal-Mart Stor...

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Brides Panicked After Alfred Angelo Bridal Suddenly Closes

Brides Panicked After Alfred Angelo Bridal Suddenly Closes

Dozens of other brides and bridesmaids received similar phone calls. But she said that would end Friday when she left, and she didn't know the status of dresses still on order. "It was like my dream...

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Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) Second quarter profit rose 4.5%

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) Second quarter profit rose 4.5%

The Firm is the holding firm for its primary subsidiary, Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc. SELL rating has been given by 0 analyst (s) and 3 analyst (s) given BUY rating to the stock. Bourgeon Limited Liability...

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Manitoba firefighters head to British Columbia to battle wildfires

Manitoba firefighters head to British Columbia to battle wildfires

Crews were concentrating efforts on protecting sage grouse habitat, wild horse grazing areas, a stretch of the Pony Express Trail, high voltage power transmission lines and a geothermal plant now unde...

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American to end Etihad & Qatar codeshares over subsidy row

American to end Etihad & Qatar codeshares over subsidy row

Both the Middle Eastern carriers deny such claims. American's decision to end the agreements which allow airlines to book passengers on each other's flights, ramps up an acrimonious dispute between ...

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The Hyperloop Completed an IRL Test Run ... Sort Of

The Hyperloop Completed an IRL Test Run ... Sort Of

The sled was able to magnetically levitate on the track for 5.3 seconds and "reached almost 2Gs of acceleration", according to the company. That's nowhere near the ~700 miles per hour speed that the...

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Hackers Attacked Trump Hotels

Hackers Attacked Trump Hotels

Those include bookings made at the Toronto hotel between November 18 and 21 of last year and at the Vancouver location between November 8 and 19 of last year. Some customers had their personal infor...

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Here's Why The Internet Looks Very Different Today

Here's Why The Internet Looks Very Different Today

Wednesday, big name companies including Amazon , Snapchat, and Twitter all pledge their participation in a " Day of Action " where they will display special online messages to show web consumers ...

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Takata Recalling Another 2.7 Million Faulty Airbags

Takata Recalling Another 2.7 Million Faulty Airbags

The individual working on the vehicle in Florida died a day after sustaining injuries when the air bag deployed. The automaker says police photos show the inflator exploded and shot out metal fragme...

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Miami Beach Area Swimmer Hospitalized Following Shark Attack

Miami Beach Area Swimmer Hospitalized Following Shark Attack

Although a man in Florida was recently attacked by a shark near Miami Beach, swimmers shouldn't necessarily write off their summer beach trips just yet. The attack marks the first of its kind at Hau...

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Venus Williams in Wimbledon quarters

Venus Williams in Wimbledon quarters

Muguruza dictated proceedings in the two hour, 18-minute encounter as she struck 55 winners to Kerber's 27 while also striking 50 unforced errors, 40 more than her opponent committed. 21 seed Carolin...

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Analyst Target Update & Review on Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP)

Analyst Target Update & Review on Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP)

It has outperformed by 17.12% the S&P500. Viking Global Investors Lp increased Encana Corp (ECA) stake by 2.26% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc holds 293,505 shares w...

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Samsung tips record net on memory surge

Samsung tips record net on memory surge

The iPhone maker, the world's No. 1 company by market capitalization, is scheduled to release its quarterly earnings results on August 1. With the new investments, Samsung aims to strengthen its g...

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United States economy adds 222000 jobs in June

United States economy adds 222000 jobs in June

The department's report, however, showed that wage growth remains sluggish. The healthcare industry saw the most significant increase of new jobs at 37,000. June's mixed results will likely keep the...

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Amir Khan is all in for Mayweather vs McGregor

Amir Khan is all in for Mayweather vs McGregor

While the buildup for this fight has been long, the matchup has created a lot of excitement around what could happen, and this fight has the potential to be the biggest sporting event of the year. H...

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Halma plc (HLMA) PT Raised to GBX 1250 at Deutsche Bank AG

Halma plc (HLMA) PT Raised to GBX 1250 at Deutsche Bank AG

Therefore 100% are positive. Diageo PLC had 282 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Thursday, August 4 to "Neutral". 132.47 mill...

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Watson soars as Wimbledon swelters

Watson soars as Wimbledon swelters

She added: 'I made those big goals years ago. "I think Vika is an incredible player and person", she said. "I feel like my tennis is just really improving at the moment". "To me, it's just another m...

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Tesla electric vehicle sales show lack of spark

Tesla electric vehicle sales show lack of spark

Kallo said what could also be weighing on the stock are concerns over a build up in inventory, as Tesla produced about 3,700 more vehicles than it delivered during the second quarter. Musk may ha...

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France to ban petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, says environment minister

France to ban petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, says environment minister

Diesel and gasoline vehicles represented about 95.2 percent of French new auto fleets in the first half of year, while electric vehicles hold 1.2 percent of the market. France has Europe's second-larg...

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Qatar Rejects Arab States' Ultimatum, Boycott Continues

Qatar Rejects Arab States' Ultimatum, Boycott Continues

Germany's foreign minister has said his country's intelligence agency will audit Qatar to help clear allegations Doha supports terrorism. Qatar also hosts the largest USA military base in th...

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Officer killed in shooting, suspect dead after confrontation with officers

Officer killed in shooting, suspect dead after confrontation with officers

How often are United States police killed on duty? She has been identified as 48-year-old Miosotis Familia . Her neighbors were at a loss for words outside her apartment. 10-85 10-85! My partner...

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JPMorgan, Vantiv make takeover approaches to Worldpay

JPMorgan, Vantiv make takeover approaches to Worldpay

Berenberg Bank has issued an update for Worldpay Group (LON: WPG ) shares with a new Hold rating in analysts note revealed to clients on Wednesday morning. As the FT points out , the double whammy ...

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UK Markit / CIPS PMI Figures Show Minor Slowdown

UK Markit / CIPS PMI Figures Show Minor Slowdown

In related news, Director William E. Ford sold 1,400,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 20th. In contrast to the trend for services, manufacturing ...

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Gold settles lower, then seesaws after Fed meeting minutes

Gold settles lower, then seesaws after Fed meeting minutes

Thus far, the Fed has not been dissuaded by lower inflation readings that suggest the economy may not be as strong as other economic indicators suggest. The Fed said in June it would runoff maturing p...

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Germany Welcomes Decision to Hold MH17 Crash Trial in Netherlands

Germany Welcomes Decision to Hold MH17 Crash Trial in Netherlands

Of the 283 passengers and 15 crew members who died when the flight was shot down on July 17 2014, 196 people were Dutch nationals. Most were Dutch citizens. The Dutch investigation pinned the plane at...

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Centre seeks report from WB govt on violence in North 24 Parganas

Centre seeks report from WB govt on violence in North 24 Parganas

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Wednesday took on the State government and criticised the Chief Minister for "emotionally blackmail (ing) the people" with "baseless" allegations. The r...

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