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Amazon.com announces no-go on NY headquarters

Amazon.com announces no-go on NY headquarters

The online giant had promised the sprawling complex in the borough of Queens would create 25,000 new jobs in exchange for almost $3 billion in state and city incentives - which had riled some in the...

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Jody Wilson-Raybould resigns from Trudeau's cabinet

Jody Wilson-Raybould resigns from Trudeau's cabinet

Assembly of First Nations. In a similar fashion, the Director of Public Prosecutions Act gives the attorney general, a politician, the power to override the decisions of federal prosecutors. "If he ...

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Cuomo pushing back on resistance to new Amazon campus in NYC

Cuomo pushing back on resistance to new Amazon campus in NYC

On Friday, the Emanuel administration reached out to Amazon after the Washington Post , which is owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos , reported that the company was reconsidering its decision to lo...

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National Enquirer owner defends reporting on Amazon's Bezos

National Enquirer owner defends reporting on Amazon's Bezos

That same day, the National Enquirer touted it was publishing alleged intimate text messages between Mr Bezos and Lauren Sanchez , a former television anchor whom he was said to be dating. The ...

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India unexpectedly cuts key rate, changes stance to neutral

India unexpectedly cuts key rate, changes stance to neutral

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is already in an election mode. The MPC has also made a decision to change the monetary policy stance from "calibrated tightening" to "neutral". Economic growth fell ...

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Digital ads lift Google but shares hit by costs

Digital ads lift Google but shares hit by costs

And yet the company's stock still slid in after-hours trading. The company's profitability remained robust as its operating income rose 21 percent to 8.2 billion dollars over the previous quarter....

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Democrats Cope With State Of The Union By Acting Out

Democrats Cope With State Of The Union By Acting Out

Under pressure from conservative backers, Mr Trump refused to sign a government funding bill that did not include money for his long-sought border wall. Schumer took to the Senate floor ahead of Trump...

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India unemployment rate highest in 45 years

India unemployment rate highest in 45 years

Ms. Basole noted that the government's decision to discontinue the NSSO's five year surveys , failure to regularly release Labour Bureau data and delay in releasing the NSSO's periodic labour force s...

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China, US launch trade talks amid deep differences

China, US launch trade talks amid deep differences

If confirmed that would be right around the time Trump is slated to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for nuclear talks. U.S. and Chinese negotiators start two days of high-level talks Wednesda...

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Debt worries, new US restrictions increase pressure on Venezuela's Maduro

Debt worries, new US restrictions increase pressure on Venezuela's Maduro

Russian Federation has derided the move as an attempt by the U.S. to exact regime change on Venezuela, in an emergency UN Security Council meeting. "Be on alert, Venezuela!" The political crisis i...

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An Independent Candidate Would Likely 'End Up Re-Electing' Trump

An Independent Candidate Would Likely 'End Up Re-Electing' Trump

Schultz has described himself as a "lifelong Democrat" and even if he runs as an Independent, his socially liberal, fiscally conservative approach isn't going to draw as many potentially Republican...

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USA accuses Huawei of stealing trade secrets, defrauding banks

USA accuses Huawei of stealing trade secrets, defrauding banks

The Department of Justice charged Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Monday on several counts of fraud as U.S. President Donald Trump applies more pressure on China's beleaguered economy. The c...

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Facebook willingly let kids spend their parents' money and didn't stop it

Facebook willingly let kids spend their parents' money and didn't stop it

One internal study of the issue concluded , "In almost all cases the parent knew their child was playing Angry Birds , but didn't think the child would be allowed to buy anything without their passw...

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How the chaos in Venezuela will impact oil prices

How the chaos in Venezuela will impact oil prices

West Texas Intermediate crude for March delivery added 51 cents to close at $53.13/bbl on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Oil prices fell on Monday after USA energy firms added rigs for the first ...

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Pelosi trying to hold State of the Union 'hostage,' Rep. Scalise says

Pelosi trying to hold State of the Union 'hostage,' Rep. Scalise says

Some of them may be later this week, but we hope that by the end of this week all of the back pay will be we'll be made up, ' he said on CBS News. He repeatedly declined to answer a direct question ab...

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Australia supports Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido

Australia supports Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido

Pompeo's statement says Vecchio met with Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale, who reaffirmed the administration's strong support for Guaido . The United States, which made a dec...

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Microsoft search engine Bing blocked in China

Microsoft search engine Bing blocked in China

With Google and Bing absent in the country, Baidu remains China's leading search engine provider, eating up over 70 percent of the entire market. The Communist Party encourages internet use for ...

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Venezuela Opposition in Push to Oust Maduro

Venezuela Opposition in Push to Oust Maduro

State Department in a statement, CNBC reports. "The United States does not recognise the Maduro regime as the government of Venezuela". To leave Venezuela, he sneaked across the lawless border w...

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Rep Ilhan Omar Accuses Trump Of Waging 'Coup' Against Venezuela

Rep Ilhan Omar Accuses Trump Of Waging 'Coup' Against Venezuela

Just two weeks after President Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela was sworn in for a second term, an opposition leader, Juan Guaidó, declared himself as the interim president on January 23, directly challeng...

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FAA: Increase in sick leave causing flight delays

FAA: Increase in sick leave causing flight delays

Departing flights from Philadelphia and Newark were delayed between an hour and an hour and 15 minutes, and LaGuardia departures delayed between 15 and 30 minutes, the FAA said . "These TSA officers ...

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China's 2018 growth slows to 28-year low

China's 2018 growth slows to 28-year low

China is still and will long remain in an important period of strategic opportunity for development, and its fundamentals of long-term sound development do not and will not change, Ning Jizhe, head of...

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Oil prices rise amid lifted market sentiment

Oil prices rise amid lifted market sentiment

Anxious by a drop in oil prices and rising supplies, OPEC and allies including Russian Federation agreed in December to return to production cuts in 2019. Meantime, China and India declared that...

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Concept This Is Cadillac's New Electric Crossover

Concept This Is Cadillac's New Electric Crossover

On the rendering shows a vehicle with a dynamic silhouette in the spirit XT5 models and futuristic "blind" front. However, past year Cadillac parent-company General Motors announced it will recr...

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Civil War: Brexit Tories Brand Hammond's Anti-No Deal Stance 'Treacherous'

Civil War: Brexit Tories Brand Hammond's Anti-No Deal Stance 'Treacherous'

And speaking on his LBC show, James summed up the position we now find ourselves in. Questioning Corbyn's request to refrain from talks, May said: "Do you really believe that, as well as declining t...

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Trump says Democratic Party has been 'hijacked'

Trump says Democratic Party has been 'hijacked'

President Donald Trump began insisting on $5 billion for a border wall between the USA and Mexico at the end of November after submitting a budget that contained $1.6 billion for border securit...

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