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Trump says 'not happy' about GM job cuts

Trump says 'not happy' about GM job cuts

But its outlook is bleak after GM announced production of the Chevy Cruze would stop in March, halting work at the assembly plant that already had lost two shifts and 3,000 union jobs since the begi...

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Theresa May Bets the House on Campaign to Win Brexit Deal Vote

Theresa May Bets the House on Campaign to Win Brexit Deal Vote

But EU leaders secured a compromise with the Spanish prime minister, who said that Europe and the United Kingdom "had accepted the conditions set down by Spain" and so would "vote in favour of Brexit...

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Range Rover Evoque Shows Its Velar Traits On Video

Range Rover Evoque Shows Its Velar Traits On Video

The new Evoque uses a heavily modified version of the existing car's platform, but features a compact new suspension design to provide more interior space. All-wheel drive and an updated version of ...

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Best Black Friday Amazon Services Deals 2018

Best Black Friday Amazon Services Deals 2018

A Currys PC World spokesperson said: "While our prices - like all retailers - can fluctuate throughout the year, we're proud to offer our Price Promise across our entire range - and this covers the ...

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USA crude oil inventories drop slightly last week: API

USA crude oil inventories drop slightly last week: API

US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI) crude futures, were up 70 cents, or 1.3 per cent, at US$54.13 a barrel. The worldwide benchmark fell as much as 5.1 percent to $63.36, the lowest since early March. ...

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Bitcoin falls below $5,000 for 1st time since 2017

Bitcoin falls below $5,000 for 1st time since 2017

Per CCN , the entire crypto market just lost $25 billion in value - the market cap sits at nearly $148 billion according to CoinMarketCap . In order to fund this costly war, the miners need to liquid...

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Nissan's Ghosn suspected of using firm's overseas houses for free

Nissan's Ghosn suspected of using firm's overseas houses for free

Japan's NHK and Kyodo News Service reported that Nissan paid Ghosn about $89 million over the five years ending in 2015. Nissan says it has been providing information to the Japanese Public P...

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Belk, JCPenney among best places to find Black Friday discounts

Belk, JCPenney among best places to find Black Friday discounts

Zoe Mills, a retail analyst at the consultancy GlobalData, said that even though there had been "prolific discounting" already this year, Britons were expected to spend £10.4bn during the Black Frida...

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California wildfires: Number of missing leaps to 600

California wildfires: Number of missing leaps to 600

A list of those missing in Butte County grew overnight, many of them elderly. "I want you to understand that the chaos we were dealing with was extraordinary", he said. "This is one of the worst d...

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Apple shares drop as iPhone's sluggish sales raise red flags

Apple shares drop as iPhone's sluggish sales raise red flags

TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo cut his forecast for iPhone XR shipments from 100 million to 70 million. Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for comment on the report...

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Oil prices climb after Saudi Arabia announces production cut

Oil prices climb after Saudi Arabia announces production cut

Neither al-Falih nor al-Mazrouei directly criticized Trump, but Mohammed Hamad al-Rumhy, Oman's oil and gas minister, blamed the USA president for some of the volatility striking the oil market. "Whil...

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US's Bolton says more sanctions likely on Iran

US's Bolton says more sanctions likely on Iran

India is also Iran's second-biggest oil customer and will be one of the most exposed to a forced drop in supply because of its relative proximity to Iran. That's another reason the producers agreed t...

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Amazon considers New York, Virginia amid reports of HQ split

Amazon considers New York, Virginia amid reports of HQ split

News reports in recent days have said that the Seattle company has selected Northern Virginia and the NY borough of Queens to develop dual headquarters facilities that will employ 50,000 people. But...

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Republicans Keep Senate Majority As Democrats Make Gains In The House

Republicans Keep Senate Majority As Democrats Make Gains In The House

The Democrats took back the House on Election Night prompting speculation about the Democrats launching investigations into the Trump administration. "He acknowledged the Leader's call for bipartisans...

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Amazon Offers Free Shipping for Everyone Until Christmas

Amazon Offers Free Shipping for Everyone Until Christmas

Amazon will likely release sales numbers after the holidays, so it'll be quite interesting to see exactly how much the offer helps the company out. Prime subscribers will also be able to take adv...

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Tectonic Tuesday: US fault lines to the fore in midterm polls

Tectonic Tuesday: US fault lines to the fore in midterm polls

Perhaps more importantly, they would also win subpoena power to investigate the president's many personal and professional missteps. The president has been escalating his claims about the potential ...

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Lowe's Set to Close 'Underperforming' Stores

Lowe's Set to Close 'Underperforming' Stores

In an announcement Monday the retailer said most associates in the closing stories will be offered a chance to take a similar job at a nearby Lowe's. Lowe's, which operates over 2,000 stores in Nort...

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Google staff in walkout over treatment of women

Google staff in walkout over treatment of women

Employees in the Tokyo, Singapore, Berlin, London, Dublin and NY offices have already taken part, with California expected to follow suit. The exercise in armchair protesting came in the wake of a ...

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FREE Starbucks Reusable Red Cup with holiday drink purchase Friday

FREE Starbucks Reusable Red Cup with holiday drink purchase Friday

Customers said they 'loved the tradition of Christmas , ' she added. "The holidays mean something different to everyone", the company said in an ad showing two women gazing at each other over a cup ...

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Oil rises 1 percent ahead of Iran sanctions

Oil rises 1 percent ahead of Iran sanctions

The contract fell 1.8 percent on Tuesday, at one point touching its lowest since August 24 at $75.09. On Monday, U.S. oil prices inched up 0.07 percent despite vow of Saudi Arabia to enhance oil pro...

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Markets surge as Trump tweet lifts trade hopes

Trump said trade talks were "moving along nicely" and that meetings were "being scheduled" at the G-20 summit planned in Buenos Aires at the end of this month. Federal Bureau of Investigation director...

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Oil prices down more than one percent on rising supply, trade war

Oil prices down more than one percent on rising supply, trade war

U.S. sanctions on Iran's oil sector that were lifted as part of an internationally-brokered nuclear deal with Tehran are set to go back into effect November 5 after U.S. The plan of supplying crude oi...

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India jumps 23 places in global ease of doing business rankings

India jumps 23 places in global ease of doing business rankings

The Doing Business report is published by World Bank , which measures the performance in ease of doing business in 190 countries. The US grabbed the eighth spot, while China was ranked #46 a...

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Asian markets rise as weaker yuan eases fear of more tariffs

Asian markets rise as weaker yuan eases fear of more tariffs

The report cited unnamed sources who said the tariffs could cover imports from China that have not already been hit by tariffs, amounting to up to $257 billion worth of imports. They would be on t...

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RBI Governor Urjit Patel may consider resigning after rift with government

RBI Governor Urjit Patel may consider resigning after rift with government

The statement from finance ministry came after media reports suggested that tensions between the central bank and the government worsened after Tuesday's Financial Stability and Development Council ...

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