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Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles

Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles

Southeast. Pennsylvania-based Westinghouse filed for bankruptcy protection last month in the United States because of cost overruns and construction delays at nuclear plant projects in Georgia and S...

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Blue Jays activate Osuna but wait on Donaldson

Blue Jays activate Osuna but wait on Donaldson

Overall, he's 0-1 with a 13.50 ERA in two major league innings. Donaldson had eights hits, including two home runs and a double, in 23 at-bats prior to Tuesday. Tampa Bay completed its season-openin...

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Shares in German company plunge over Apple contract doubts

Shares in German company plunge over Apple contract doubts

Dialog's shares were down by as much as a 36%, Reuters explains, down to a seven-month low. But Apple still relies on key suppliers to develop innovations ranging from image and motion sensors...

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AT&T Acquires Millimeter Wave Spectrum Needed for 5G

AT&T Acquires Millimeter Wave Spectrum Needed for 5G

The shareholders will receive $1.25 billion, or $95.63 per share, and the amount will be paid in AT&T stock. Comparatively, Straight Path Communications Inc. Last July, FierceWireless pointed out th...

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Lewis Hamilton coasts to fifth title at Chinese Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton dominated the 2017 Chinese Grand Prix, driving from pole to finish at the front for his firts win of 2017. A chaotic start to the race on a wet track, however, scuttled the highly an...

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India, Australia Vow to Jointly Fight Terror, Cooperate in Aviation Security

Australia is also a key partner in education and skills development, and some 60,000 Indian students now study in Australia, according to Indian figures. Modi also lauded Indian skipper Virat Kohli ...

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US carrier strike group heads toward W. Pacific near Korea

US carrier strike group heads toward W. Pacific near Korea

The group includes guided-missile destroyers USS Wayne E. Meyer and USS Michael Murphy and the guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain, according to a statement from U.S. When the group left Singa...

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Turkey calls for removal of Assad regime

Turkey calls for removal of Assad regime

Militants of the Ahrar al-Sham terror group claimed that they had shot down a plane, allegedly a MiG-21, but Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim confirmed that the Syrian military plane crashed i...

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Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

It's possible that the Fed could temporarily pause its series of rate hikes this year at that December meeting because of the balance sheet policy change. The holdings - which amount to more than US...

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Amtrak: Full Service Being Restored Friday at Penn Station

The Democratic senators urged subcommittee members not to accept Republican President Donald Trump's proposed federal budget, which they say would drastically cut funding and support for Amtrak and ...

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The adidas Futurecraft 4D Shoe

The adidas Futurecraft 4D Shoe

Where most 3D printers fuse together layers of plastic, Carbon's method, inspired by the T-1000 robot from Terminator 2 , uses light and oxygen to create an object as it's extracted from a pool...

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Country boosts tourism competitiveness

Country boosts tourism competitiveness

The country does not fare too well in the "prioritization of travel and tourism" and " tourist service infrastructure" categories either, ranking 117th and 116th respectively. In 2016, the travel and...

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Owned China Shipping pioneers move to Xiongan New Area

Owned China Shipping pioneers move to Xiongan New Area

China's vice premier urged that strict controls be placed on property development in Xiongan, a new special economic zone in the northern province of Hebei, the official Xinhua news agency said. S...

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Governor Jerry Brown Declares End To Drought Emergency

Still, lifting the order is a largely symbolic measure that doesn't remove most of the restrictions. Riding the coattails of an unseasonably wet season, some valleys have become riots of color, des...

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Christie threatens to block Amtrak funding until independent inspection occurs

Christie also wrote a letter to Attorney General Christopher Porrino, asking him to investigate what legal action could be taken to get NJ Transit's payments back from Amtrak. Workers are still repa...

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Business challenges Labor to put company tax plan on the table

Business challenges Labor to put company tax plan on the table

Treasurer Scott Morrison has launched an attack on big business for not doing enough to support its company tax cut plan. The Liberal-National government was forced to water down measures to get the...

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Clock starts ticking for jewellery retailers to publish gender pay gap data

Women and equalities minister Justine Greening said: "We have more women in work, more women-led businesses than ever before and the highest proportion of women on the boards of our biggest companies"...

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AMD Drops on Goldman 'Sell' Call, But We Say Buy

AMD Drops on Goldman 'Sell' Call, But We Say Buy

Over the trailing year, the stock is outperforming the S&P 500 by 386.21, and it's gotten there by action that has been more volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange. WS...

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Owe the IRS? The tax man's coming, and he's got private help

As IRS officials have noted, no new money was appropriated by Congress to operate the PCA program. "If the IRS is seeking information, you're going to get a letter in the mail and it's going to state ...

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Pink Diamond Auctioned for Record $71.2M in Hong Kong

The stone was cut and polished over two years by Steinmetz Diamonds and unveiled to the public in 2003 under the title of the "Steinmetz Pink". But the buyer later defaulted, so the sale doesn't c...

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Honda sales fall just under 1 percent as Acura struggles

Honda sales fall just under 1 percent as Acura struggles

In March alone, the F-Series recorded 81,330 units sold, one of the rare instances when sales were strong enough to top 80,000 in a single month. General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co reported U.S. Se...

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Masters: Power Rankings for Augusta National

Masters: Power Rankings for Augusta National

TIGER Woods has officially announced he won't tee up at Augusta National next week. Open last June, and taking over world number one ranking. Although the sun is expected to come out on Tuesday (l...

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Horror in Syria: Alleged Chemical Weapons Attack Followed by Strike on Hospital

Horror in Syria: Alleged Chemical Weapons Attack Followed by Strike on Hospital

Air strikes have killed at least 18 people and wounded dozens in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib, the Syrian Observatory for Human rights says. Idlib, Khan Shaykhun's procince, is controll...

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House sends bill to Trump blocking online privacy regulation

In a 215-205 vote yesterday, March 28, members of the United States House of Representatives made a decision to pass a Congressional Review Act (CRA ) that overturns an internet privacy regulation ye...

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White House Acknowledges Trump Can Keep Money From Businesses

White House Acknowledges Trump Can Keep Money From Businesses

Out of the 11 weekends Trump has been in office, he's spent nine of them at Trump-branded properties , propping up and promoting their brand and associated properties. But his receiving money from the...

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Pence breaks Senate tie on killing family-planning grants rule

They need to win only simple majorities in both chambers to go to the president for signing. "There is already a bar against using federal funds for abortion, and that bar stays in effect". Former V...

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South Africa's ANC divided, Zuma undermined by cabinet reshuffle

Zuma has been struggling for control of the treasury since 2015, when he sacked the previous finance minister, triggering a previous crisis for the rand. Gordhan is at loggerheads with a faction alli...

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Pacers bring back Lance Stephenson to help in stretch run

Pacers bring back Lance Stephenson to help in stretch run

Stuckey was paid $ 7 million this season and had a $ 7 million player option for next season. Stephenson has a career average of 8.7 points, 4.2 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game. Bird signed St...

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Article 50: Volatility for pound as Theresa May triggers Brexit

Article 50: Volatility for pound as Theresa May triggers Brexit

The question facing investors is whether the respite sterling has won will prove shortlived as the unprecedented exit negotiations with the European Union begin, or whether the nascent shift in the ma...

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Oil prices higher as OPEC grapples with oversupply

Cenovus was down 10.9 per cent at $11.65. Economists had expected the pace of GDP growth to be upwardly revised to 2.0 percent. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.5 points, or 0 per cent, to 20...

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