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Netflix Jokes About Facebook Data Breach and Users Aren't Happy

Netflix Jokes About Facebook Data Breach and Users Aren't Happy

Data wasn't used for advertising and has since been deleted , the company told the Times . Facebook also allowed Apple to hide all indications that its devices were retrieving data from users. The T...

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California farm recalling more products following romaine lettuce recall

California farm recalling more products following romaine lettuce recall

The growing list of recalls is impacting some local restaurants. The recall was initiated after it was discovered that sediment from a reservoir near where the produce was grown tested positive fo...

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Google to double workforce, invest $1B in new Hudson Square campus

Google to double workforce, invest $1B in new Hudson Square campus

The company has continued to build up its NY presence, announcing earlier this year that it was buying the Manhattan Chelsea Market building for $2.4 billion and planned to lease more space at Pier 57...

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Congress drafts compromise Farm Bill, eliminates SNAP work requirements

Congress drafts compromise Farm Bill, eliminates SNAP work requirements

Senate negotiators will act first and will move this as a standalone bill, expected to pass by a unanimous consent agreement, as early as Wednesday night. Several companies are buying those crops, in...

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Apple plans $1bn campus - Newspaper

Apple plans $1bn campus - Newspaper

While Austin, Texas, was the big victor in Apple's Thursday announcement of its plans for corporate expansion, Boston is getting a consolation prize. As it stands, 6,200 people now work for Apple ...

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Sir Richard Branson: Space tourists are next

Sir Richard Branson: Space tourists are next

The spaceship ignited its rocket engine and hurtled to an altitude of 51 miles. The aircraft called VSS Unity reached an altitude of 271,268 feet (82.7 kilometres) reaching the lower altitudes of ...

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Chinese companies buy more than $180 million worth of United States soybeans

Chinese companies buy more than $180 million worth of United States soybeans

Treasury yields on Wednesday as optimism abounded for a trade thaw between the United States and China while sterling bounced on indications UK Prime Minister Theresa May would survive a no-confidence...

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‘Every institution has to maintain its autonomy, adhere to accountability’: Shaktikanta Das

‘Every institution has to maintain its autonomy, adhere to accountability’: Shaktikanta Das

At his first press meet, the new governor was asked if his priority would be to fix the issues between the government and the RBI. Now that he's moving to the regulatory side, Das may even have to r...

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Oil Prices Jump Over 4% As OPEC Reaches Production Cut Deal

Oil Prices Jump Over 4% As OPEC Reaches Production Cut Deal

Though the liquid commodity staged a rebound at first, surging US supplies and softer-than-expected USA sanctions against Iran's energy sector pushed the commodity into the bear market recently. Whi...

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Patel’s resignation severe blow to economy: Manmohan Singh

Patel’s resignation severe blow to economy: Manmohan Singh

On Urjit Patel's ouster, Prime Minister Narendra Modi acknowledged the efforts he has taken to strengthen and stabilise the functioning of the central bank . Following speculation that RBI depu...

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VPD investigate break-in at Huawei CFO's Vancouver home

VPD investigate break-in at Huawei CFO's Vancouver home

The major issue of contention between Washington and Beijing at the moment is the December 1 arrest of Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver trying to evade US trade curbs on Iran. Huawei said Friday that it woul...

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1 dead, 310K without power after powerful winter storm slams Southeast

1 dead, 310K without power after powerful winter storm slams Southeast

Snow totals will be lower in northeastern Arkansas and northwestern Tennessee, where a trace to 1 inch of snow is possible. The snow accumulated even more around Charlottesville, which received 11 i...

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Elon Musk has 'no respect' for United States regulator

Elon Musk has 'no respect' for United States regulator

He added, "I want to be clear, I do not respect the SEC". But Musk said "it's not realistic" to expect Denholm to watch over his actions because he remains the electric auto company's largest shar...

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China Demands Release of Telecom Executive Arrested in Canada

China Demands Release of Telecom Executive Arrested in Canada

He was sentenced to 46 months in prison. "It certainly raises concerns about the future of talks.this is certainly another step-back in the ongoing trade negotiations". "If the Trump administration we...

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Huawei CFO arrested in Canada: Canada's Justice Department

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada: Canada's Justice Department

Ian McLeod, a spokesman for the justice department, refused to say why Meng, who is also the deputy chair of the board of Huawei , is being sought for extradition. U.S. national security officials ha...

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Ben Shapiro blasts Trump's Twitter phone booth change into 'Tariff Man'

Ben Shapiro blasts Trump's Twitter phone booth change into 'Tariff Man'

The Chinese Foreign Ministry says Trump and President Xi "reached consensus not to impose new additional tariffs and agreed to instruct the economic teams of the two sides to step up negotiations towa...

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President Trump Formally Cancel NAFTA With a ‘New Trade Deal’

President Trump Formally Cancel NAFTA With a ‘New Trade Deal’

Last week the United States, Canada and Mexico signed the USMCA. Trump has made renegotiating NAFTA a centrepiece of his presidency. Trump, for example, wrote in a Twitter post Sunday night that C...

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Fed officials express caution about pace of future hikes

Fed officials express caution about pace of future hikes

The Federal Reserve on Thursday paved the way for a fourth rate hike in December, but sent a clear signal to investors that it would exert greater flexibility with its plans to ratchet up interest r...

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Trump, Xi chew over trade war at high-stakes dinner

Trump, Xi chew over trade war at high-stakes dinner

After President Donald Trump's meeting with President Xi Jinping of China in Buenos Aries on December 1, both sides announced a 90-day pause in the trade dispute. "The two sides made a decisio...

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The G20 Summit: Key meetings and moments

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri, right, welcomes President Donald Trump to the start of the the G20 summit in Buenos Aires , Argentina, Friday, Nov. "Way, way, way above my pay grade", he sai...

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Federal Reserve appears more cautious on interest rate hikes next year

Federal Reserve appears more cautious on interest rate hikes next year

The spread on euro-dollar interest rates future is negatively correlated with emerging markets as higher interest rates in the United States dim the appeal of risky assets. From the Fed's perspective,...

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The oil price is updated at least October 2017

The oil price is updated at least October 2017

Gasoline supplies fell unexpectedly, but not enough to overcome the pessimism. Brent crude futures traded up $1.24, or 2.1 percent, at $60.02 a barrel by 11:43 a.m. USA crude production is at a reco...

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Deutsche Bank’s Frankfurt HQ searched in Panama Papers probe

Deutsche Bank’s Frankfurt HQ searched in Panama Papers probe

They contained evidence of widespread abuse of the global financial system including tax avoidance and evasion by celebrities, politicians and corporations. President Donald Trump. Deutsche Bank was...

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Asia markets tested by Trump warning on China

Asia markets tested by Trump warning on China

While he said that these connected handsets could be subject to a 10% or 25% tax, Trump also stated that the American public could afford a 10% tariff placed on the Apple iPhone. "The only deal that...

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Trump, Kudlow play hardball with Barra and GM over planned cuts

Trump, Kudlow play hardball with Barra and GM over planned cuts

Alongside two plants in MI, one in Maryland, and one in Ontario, Canada, GM said one of the plants targeted to be closed-or, um, " unallocated " in the very bad PR-jargon used by GM in the announcemen...

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