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2 winning tickets sold for $750 million Powerball jackpot

2 winning tickets sold for $750 million Powerball jackpot

This is the fourth-largest American jackpot. The Burj Khalifa is twice the height of New York's Empire State Building and three times as tall as the Eiffel Tower in Paris. No one has come forward ...

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Khashoggi: CIA director listens to ‘compelling’ tape of Saudi journalist’s final moments

Khashoggi: CIA director listens to ‘compelling’ tape of Saudi journalist’s final moments

Turkey's state-run news agency also reported Wednesday that Saudi officials had prevented Turkish police from searching a water well in the consulate garden in Istanbul's Levent district. Trump tol...

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Amazon reports $56.6 billion revenue in Q3

Amazon reports $56.6 billion revenue in Q3

Indeed, shareholders seemed to focus on the negative. Shares of the company were down 9.0 per cent at $1,622 in morning trade. Our earlier story this week predicted Amazon's shares would begin to ...

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Saudi Arabia carried out 'extrajudicial execution' on Khashoggi: UN expert

Saudi Arabia carried out 'extrajudicial execution' on Khashoggi: UN expert

The United States has revoked visas for a number of Saudis thought to be responsible for Khashoggi's death in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. In a separate statement, SPA said the ...

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United States lottery jackpot breaks record at 1.6bn dollars

United States lottery jackpot breaks record at 1.6bn dollars

What are the odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot? Now, it was recently announced that there was no victor for the prize , and that the jackpot amount will be going up to $1.6 billion. Those...

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S-400 deal, Iran oil: India engaging with USA, all stakeholders

S-400 deal, Iran oil: India engaging with USA, all stakeholders

India Thursday said it was engaged with the US, Iran and other stakeholders on the issue of American sanctions on import of Iranian oil which will come into effect from November 4. Meanwhile, Saudi...

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Trump says 'my biggest threat is the Fed'

Trump says 'my biggest threat is the Fed'

Others said that, to avoid creating asset bubbles or having inflation run above the Fed's two-percent target for too long, the central bank would have to raise rates "above their assessments of its lo...

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FM: Turkey hasn't shared Khashoggi audio with US

FM: Turkey hasn't shared Khashoggi audio with US

This seems like a odd point from which to pull back. Trump claimed he had "no financial interests in Saudi Arabia " after facing criticism for his response to Khashoggi's case. During an earlie...

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Insurance companies not covering storage of Iranian oil, says Indian Oil official

Insurance companies not covering storage of Iranian oil, says Indian Oil official

The West Texas Intermediate for November delivery rose 0.44 US dollar to settle at 71.78 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for December delivery added 0.35 do...

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UAE reaffirms solidarity with Saudi Arabia

UAE reaffirms solidarity with Saudi Arabia

Khashoggi, a USA resident, Washington Post columnist and leading critic of the powerful Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman , vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul two weeks a...

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Illinois Lottery to Give Away Free Mega Millions Tickets in Milan

Illinois Lottery to Give Away Free Mega Millions Tickets in Milan

The last time Mega Millions had a jackpot victor was July 24th. The cash option, which is favored by almost all winners, is $380 million. If someone wins the jackpot, it would mark the second-larges...

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Forensic teams look for evidence after Khashoggi disappearance

Forensic teams look for evidence after Khashoggi disappearance

Swaths of USA executives have declined to attend the Future Investment Initiative conference next week. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman is the key power inside Saudi Arabia , and struck up...

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Free Mega Millions tickets available for Tuesday drawing

Free Mega Millions tickets available for Tuesday drawing

Tuesday night's Mega Millions jackpot has reached $ 654 million with a cash option of about $372 million. That was the biggest prize ever won with a single ticket in the Mega Millions game, and t...

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How to check what Facebook hackers accessed in your account

How to check what Facebook hackers accessed in your account

For 15 million users, attackers harvested name and contact details (phone number, email, or both, depending on what people had on their profiles). In Facebook claim that WhatsApp and Instagram ...

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Check your tickets! Mega Millions numbers drawn in $548M jackpot

Check your tickets! Mega Millions numbers drawn in $548M jackpot

After Tuesday's picks this week, the jackpot climbed $78 million after no one matched all six numbers. The estimated Mega Millions $548 million prize would be the largest jackpot in more than nine...

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China’s trade surplus with United States hits record high of US$34 billion

China’s trade surplus with United States hits record high of US$34 billion

The monthly trade imbalance, up 10 per cent from the previous record high of US$31.05 billion in August, showed that US President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese products had yet to show their des...

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Dow industrials sink 831 points as tech stocks plunge

Dow industrials sink 831 points as tech stocks plunge

The S&P 500 ITI fell by 4.8 percent as a whole and much of that is attributable to the heavyweight stocks that fell today. Technology stocks fell especially sharply. Amazon dropped another 2% to $1,...

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Inflation in PHL to ease — International Monetary Fund long-term outlook

Inflation in PHL to ease — International Monetary Fund long-term outlook

However, since December 2017, dollar has gone up to Rs138. A second market participant confirmed the central bank was keeping out of the market, effectively letting the currency devalue. ASEAN 5, whic...

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Was Your Facebook Account Cloned In Last Week's Breach? Guess Again

Was Your Facebook Account Cloned In Last Week's Breach? Guess Again

The messages, though slightly different in content, all basically say the same thing. Your account isn't sending duplicate friend requests . Users can also report any suspicious activity directly...

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Mark Cuban reportedly urged Tesla's Musk to settle SEC fraud charges

Mark Cuban reportedly urged Tesla's Musk to settle SEC fraud charges

Elon Musk and Tesla agreed to a settlement last week in order to resolve the charges filed against Musk of misleading the investors with his tweets about taking Tesla private and that the fundi...

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Rupee Hits New All-Time Low Of 73.77 Against Dollar

Rupee Hits New All-Time Low Of 73.77 Against Dollar

It has been continuously pressured this year by higher oil prices. "On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation at its meeting today, the Monetary Policy Com...

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Amazon will raise company's minimum wage to $15 for all United States employees

Amazon will be raising its minimum wage to $15 for all US employees, the company said in an announcement Tuesday. The corporation revealed its median pay this past spring, under a new law that requ...

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Elon Musk resigns as Tesla chairman with multi-million dollar settlement

Elon Musk resigns as Tesla chairman with multi-million dollar settlement

Musk will remain Tesla CEO after settling SEC fraud charges over his infamous "funding secured" tweet about taking the auto firm private. Musk and Tesla were also fined $20million each. However...

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Instagram's co-founders are leaving Facebook

Instagram's co-founders are leaving Facebook

In 2016 it added the ability to post slideshows that disappear in 24 hours, a copy of Snapchat's popular "stories" feature . Facebook doesn't disclose how much money Instagram pulls in, thoug...

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OPEC, Russia rebuff Trump’s call for immediate boost to oil output

OPEC, Russia rebuff Trump’s call for immediate boost to oil output

The refusal to immediately increase production combined with a bullish long-term chart pattern is helping to fuel today's rally. South Korea has bought no Iranian crude oil for about three months ...

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