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Trump on jobs report: 'I have only just begun'

Trump on jobs report: 'I have only just begun'

Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 209,000 in July. The economy extended its winning streak in July, posting its eighth consecutive month of job growth while the unemployment rate d...

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Mazda to produce electric cars together

Mazda to produce electric cars together

The companies also plan to work together on various advanced auto technology, such as electric vehicles, safety features and connected cars, as well as products that they could supply each other. Th...

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Bank of England keeps interest rates on hold despite inflation fears

Bank of England keeps interest rates on hold despite inflation fears

Some investors see hawkish comments from policymakers at the Bank as attempts to talk up a currency that has lost nearly 15 percent against both the euro and dollar since last June's vote for Brexit ...

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Passengers say teen who jumped from plane at SFO was 'anxious, fidgety'

Passengers say teen who jumped from plane at SFO was 'anxious, fidgety'

But passenger Isaac Rodrigues said there was no door to close and a flight attendant blocked the gap with her body and the plane then continued on to the gate. citizen, was not injured and was tak...

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General Motors Reports Weaker-Than-Expected July Sales as Auto Industry Stumbles

General Motors Reports Weaker-Than-Expected July Sales as Auto Industry Stumbles

Ford Motor Company's stock price fell almost 3% following the release of its July sales report. Sales of new cars and trucks fell 7 percent to 1.4 million in July, according to Autodata Corp. Sal...

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Charter, Sprint and HSBC — CORPORATE REPORT

Charter, Sprint and HSBC — CORPORATE REPORT

Sprint added 61,000 total customers for the quarter. "We have spoken to everybody and we have choices and when the time is right we going to strike a deal", he said. Son tried to engineer a merger bet...

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British Gas raises electricity prices by 12.5%

British Gas raises electricity prices by 12.5%

Such announcements are highly sensitive because they can affect share prices. It was titled "Why we've had to raise electricity prices - our first increase since November 2013.' However, the body of...

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The Big Risk in Tesla's Model 3 Launch

The Big Risk in Tesla's Model 3 Launch

But the Model 3 is more than just an electric auto. That could be a stretch for some buyers, especially since there are limits on the $7,500 US tax credit for electric cars . But mainstream buyer...

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Dutch manufacturing expands at fastest rate in six years in July - PMI

Dutch manufacturing expands at fastest rate in six years in July - PMI

Earlier this month, official figures showed growth held steady at 6.9 per cent in the most recent quarter despite tighter lending controls aimed at taming surging debt levels. Inventories of finishe...

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Shah takes serious note of BJP members absence in Rajya Sabha

Shah takes serious note of BJP members absence in Rajya Sabha

Now the government has to bring a new amended bill, which must be passed by the Lok Sabha as well. The Opposition's amendments were passed by 74 to 52 votes. He said Kumar himself had ended the Jana...

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Australia's central bank keeps rate steady

Australia's central bank keeps rate steady

The Bank's forecasts for the Australian economy are largely unchanged. The transition to lower levels of mining investment following the mining investment boom is nearly complete, with some large LNG ...

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Australian PM: Terror Plot To Bring Down Plane Foiled

Australian PM: Terror Plot To Bring Down Plane Foiled

Passengers should limit the amount of carry-on and checked baggage they travel with as this will help to ensure security screening is efficient. Melbourne Airport issued a statement yesterday ad...

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Frisco, Plano Teavana stores among 379 to be closed by Starbucks

The Seattle Tribune reports the 3,300 affected Teavana employees will be able to apply for positions at Starbucks stores. "As a result, we will be closing all 379 of our Teavana mall stores over the...

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Foxconn's potential impact for northeast Wisconsin counties

Foxconn's potential impact for northeast Wisconsin counties

But they say Foxconn could have a hard time filling all of those positions. Apple Inc. likes to say it supports 2 million United States jobs. He said all of southeastern Wisconsin would likely...

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Grab a free lipstick at MAC to celebrate National Lipstick Day

Grab a free lipstick at MAC to celebrate National Lipstick Day

According to Hollywood Life , the special free lipstick promotion will be available in the U.S.at both the MAC boutique stores and retailers such as ULTA , who carry their makeup line. How do yo...

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Current US economic expansion cycle is the slowest on record

Current US economic expansion cycle is the slowest on record

First-quarter economic growth was revised down to 1.2%. The outcome for the second quarter and the downwardly-revised growth in the first quarter, put growth in the first half of 2017 at 1.9 percent...

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Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Is Now the Wealthiest Person in the World

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Is Now the Wealthiest Person in the World

His world's-richest-man milestone was made possible because of Amazon surging stock price. Bezos achieved the feat after a 1 percent pop in the shares of Amazon.com, which accounts for the vast ma...

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More signs of a Brexit slowdown hitting the United Kingdom economy

More signs of a Brexit slowdown hitting the United Kingdom economy

Of the three big sectors of the economy, only services were bigger at the end of June than in March, posting growth of 0.5% over the quarter. On Monday, the International Monetary Fund downgraded it...

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India all set to deliver 7.7% growth in 2018

India all set to deliver 7.7% growth in 2018

The 0.3 percentage-point cut to Britain's 2017 growth forecast contrasted with upgrades for most of the big advanced economies covered by the IMF's forecasts although the projection for USA growth t...

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Sensex, Nifty hit new peak during the week

Sensex, Nifty hit new peak during the week

The wider Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) rose by 51.15 points, or 0.52 per cent, to close at a fresh high of 9,966.40 points, after it touched a record high of 9,982.05 points during intra...

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Unchanged June unemployment halts Delaware's rising jobless rate

Major cities with the lowest unemployment rates are: Vestavia Hills at 3.2 percent, Hoover at 3.6 percent and Homewood at 3.7 percent. That's a decline of about 1.6 percent. The over-the-year job grow...

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Trump's new message man deletes inconvenient tweets

Trump's new message man deletes inconvenient tweets

I will bring a box of Kleenex over here to CNN in 2020, ' Scaramucci boasted on CNN of Trump's re-election prospects. Scaramucci then bantered with the newsman about the state of their makeu...

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Siemens divests from Russian power firm

Siemens divests from Russian power firm

Siemens said it had also reviewed its licensing agreements with Russian companies associated with the matter and was reviewing potential cooperation between its subsidiaries and other entities around ...

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German minister compares Turkey to former East Germany, to review weapons sale

German minister compares Turkey to former East Germany, to review weapons sale

Foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu later accused Germany of harbouring members of the Kurdistan Workers Party ( PKK ), which has fought an insurgency in southeast Turkey since 1984, and the network of ...

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Lyft to open engineering center for self-driving cars

Lyft to open engineering center for self-driving cars

Also unlike Uber , Lyft is being careful not to write drivers out of the equation. Lyft's new division marks a change in the company's strategy as it shifts from partnerships to its own advancement o...

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Needle Moving Activity Spotted in Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (NYSE:SNI)

Needle Moving Activity Spotted in Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (NYSE:SNI)

Legal And General Public Limited holds 0.02% or 339,576 shares. Ahl Limited Liability Partnership holds 63,661 shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. Contrarian Capital Management L.L.C., a Connecticut-bas...

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Disquiet, As Police Kill Tanker Driver, Mob Set Bank Ablaze In Apapa

Disquiet, As Police Kill Tanker Driver, Mob Set Bank Ablaze In Apapa

When all entreaties to the protesting truck drivers failed, the erring policeman reportedly fled from the bank to another one nearby, which was set on fire by the mob in order to forcibly get the cu...

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Dark web dragnet delivers destruction to AlphaBay and Hansa

Dark web dragnet delivers destruction to AlphaBay and Hansa

The US Justice Department said it had shut AlphaBay after working with global partners to close the site, which is accused of allowing thousands of vendors to sell illegal drugs. During this time, t...

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Frontier Airlines Expands To Pensacola Airport

Frontier Airlines Expands To Pensacola Airport

Sweetening the deal, Frontier Airlines added that it would extend its schedule "with all flights on sale through April 7, 2018". The Denver-based, ultra-low-cost carrier offers many connections fr...

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Today's markets: Latest energy inventories show latest miscalculations

Today's markets: Latest energy inventories show latest miscalculations

The Opec nations, Russian Federation and other major producers agreed to cut production late past year and there were hopes that the price might recover, at least to sit consistently above the psych...

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