• Amazon recruits Best Buy to sell Fire TV Edition smart TVs
Amazon recruits Best Buy to sell Fire TV Edition smart TVs

Amazon and Best Buy were once mortal enemies. The newly designed TVs will come with a built-in Fire TV interface. The TVs expand on what you can do with a Fire TV stick , letting you see live TV alongside streaming options, detect devices connected to your TV, and consult a channel guide, to name a few features.

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  • Trudeau in 'financial' talks to resolve heated pipeline dispute
Trudeau in 'financial' talks to resolve heated pipeline dispute

We had a provincial government that made the necessary permits that were required for this investment. Worse, his insistence in pushing this project through despite significant Indigenous and community opposition risks everything that makes Canada great - our commitment to human rights, our attractive natural environment and our global reputation...

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  • IMF Forecasts 3.3 Percent Israel Economic Growth 2018
IMF Forecasts 3.3 Percent Israel Economic Growth 2018

India is widely expected to be the next global growth juggernaut. "Business confidence is likely to gradually firm up with the change in the political leadership, but growth prospects remain weighed down by structural bottlenecks", the global lender said in its latest World Economic Outlook published in Washington .

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  • SpaceX to launch NASA spacecraft to look for alien planets
SpaceX to launch NASA spacecraft to look for alien planets

Yet they can not equal a landing using a giant party balloon, according to Musk. With the help of a balloon, a rocket's upper stage would land more slowly and safely back onto the launchpad. After TESS identifies its candidates, scientists around the world will make further observations to confirm that they really are planets, and determine whe...

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  • Millennial investors are loading up on Netflix ahead of earnings
Millennial investors are loading up on Netflix ahead of earnings

The stock price fell precipitously and subscribers cancelled over a few months in 2011 after the company split its streaming service from its DVD-by-mail service, a move that amounted to a 60% price increase for customers who wanted to keep both.

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  • Electric auto company to start production of new SUV in 2019
Electric auto company to start production of new SUV in 2019

The NTSB verified on Wednesday that it has two more pending investigations of other Tesla crashes, including an investigation of an August 2017 Tesla battery fire in Lake Forest, California, that took place after an owner lost control and ran into his garage.

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  • Equal Pay Day 2018: What you need to know
Equal Pay Day 2018: What you need to know

If you a consider a women's annual salary with a man's annual salary, this gap would be correct, but a more accurate way of measuring the gap is by measuring a man and a woman with the equal amount of experience, equal years in their field and working the same hours.

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  • Disney Forced Into Takeover Offer for Sky If Fox's Bid Fails
Disney Forced Into Takeover Offer for Sky If Fox's Bid Fails

Rupert Murdoch's Fox agreed an offer to buy all of Sky 17 months ago, but is still waiting approval. Meanwhile, it is awaiting the outcome of the United Kingdom competition regulator's verdict on whether to allow Murdoch to buy the 61% of Sky he does not already own - a deal that was well in train before the Disney transaction.

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  • Why Investors remained confident ON: Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX)
Why Investors remained confident ON: Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.8 per cent to end the day at 24,408.00, while the broad-based S&P 500 advanced 1.7 per cent to 2,656.87. In his first public comments since the trade dispute with the Trump administration started, Xi vowed to open the country's economy and said China would raise the foreign ownership limit in automobile, sh...

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

CI Investments Inc. raised its holdings in Amazon.com by 0.7% in the 3rd quarter. Argus cut their target price on shares of Amazon.com from $1,550.00 to $1,392.05 and set a "fair value" rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday.

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  • Minority to summon Sports Minister over Commonwealth Games visa scandal
Minority to summon Sports Minister over Commonwealth Games visa scandal

Canada missed out on a bronze medal in the mixed team triathlon relay Saturday at the Commonwealth Games , finishing seven seconds behind New Zealand. Canada's Maude Charron won gold, lifting a combined 220kg, and Zoe Smith of England earned silver with a 207kg effort. "I thought even if I got it together it would be close".

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  • Bon-Ton warns of mass layoff if company is not sold
Bon-Ton warns of mass layoff if company is not sold

In late January, Bon-Ton announced the closure of 42 locations. It also has Herberger's stores in Hastings, Kearney, Norfolk, North Platte and Scottsbluff. The spokeswoman said talks regarding the sale of the chain are ongoing. "If you ask the question - what does Bon-Ton stand for?" The company sent a letter to the department Thursday saying t...

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  • Trade war with China may have impact on local economy
Trade war with China may have impact on local economy

While the announcements appeared to raise the chances of a full-blown trade war between the world's two largest economies, both sides have left room for manoeuvre. In China, some have called for a tougher stance. As a response, Chinese authorities announced plans to levy heavy tariffs on 128 U.S products, which include pork, soybeans, and airplan...

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  • United States economy added 103000 jobs in March, a sharp drop from February
United States economy added 103000 jobs in March, a sharp drop from February

Job gains for January and February were revised down by a total of 50,000 jobs. Experts say the pullback in job growth could be blamed partly on cold weather in March and the much stronger job growth of 326,000 in February. Later Friday, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell delivers his first economic-outlook speech since he took the helm in early February...

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  • WPP CEO Martin Sorrell under investigation for 'personal misconduct'
WPP CEO Martin Sorrell under investigation for 'personal misconduct'

Sorrell is known as one of the UK's highest paid executives. Sorrell, formerly the finance director at Saatchi & Saatchi, created WPP in the mid-'80s . Think Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook, Steve Jobs and Apple, Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway. Some WPP watchers have been highly critical about what they perceive to be an over-reliance by t...

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  • Saban says
Saban says "Shop Talk" will continue despite LeBron James complaint

It features James and friends, business associates, and sports and pop culture figures conversations while getting haircuts. Per ESPN, an excerpt from the letter read: "Your continued exploitation of " Shop Talk " infringes "Uninterrupted's " copyright, trademark rights and other valuable intellectual property rights in "The Shop " and significantl...

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  • Cynthia Nixon talks politics with Wendy Williams
Cynthia Nixon talks politics with Wendy Williams

The piece also mentions the "We Should All Be Mirandas " t-shirts that have grown in popularity since Nixon announced her candidacy. "I'm not saying we don't love the clothes". 'What you need is somebody who understands the process and understands to get things done, and cut through the politics and cut through the blather, ' Cuomo said.

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  • India's manufacturing sector growth declines in Mar, a 5-month low
India's manufacturing sector growth declines in Mar, a 5-month low

On a positive note, the recent build-up of inflationary pressures eased in March, with softer increases in both input costs and output prices recorded. For China , which is in the midst of a tariff battle with the USA, new factory orders and exports have been muted. Fiore said that for now the growth of manufacturing remains slightly above the s...

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  • Alan Sugar urged to 'delete' Corbyn Hitler tweet
Alan Sugar urged to 'delete' Corbyn Hitler tweet

Lord Martin, who served as Speaker from 2000 - 2009, said he would have attended the demonstration but was unable to because of ill health. Shadow Northern Ireland minister Stephen Pound insisted that Labour is not an anti-Semitic party, but acknowledged that it "without doubt" has a problem which will cost it votes in some areas in May's council...

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  • Russian Federation responds quid pro quo to diplomats' expulsions
Russian Federation responds quid pro quo to diplomats' expulsions

In Britain, the government called the latest developments "regrettable" but remained adamant that Russian Federation was in the wrong. British authorities say they were poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent and have blamed Russian Federation.

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  • Walmart makes 'business decision' to remove 'Cosmopolitan' from checkout lane
Walmart makes 'business decision' to remove 'Cosmopolitan' from checkout lane

The magazine started running curt sexual content on its pages in 1965, according to USA Today . All in all, if nothing else, Walmart has created a discussion that goes beyond magazines featuring scantily-clad men and women with headlines that read, "How to have an Orgasm, " or "Have the Best Sex Ever".

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Analysts See $1.19 EPS
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Analysts See $1.19 EPS

The stock increased 1.83% or $2.29 during the last trading session, reaching $127.39. Volume is the number of shares or agreement traded in a security or a whole market during a given period. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 17.04% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. Palisade Cap Management Ltd Llc Nj owns ...

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  • Tesla stock falls after NTSB announces investigation into deadly crash
Tesla stock falls after NTSB announces investigation into deadly crash

A spokesperson replied with a statement that read, "We are working to establish the facts of the incident and offer our full cooperation to local authorities". and there has never been an accident that we know of". After Huang's Tesla hit the median, it landed in the second left-most lane of southbound Highway 101 and was hit by a white Mazda and...

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  • Uber sells Southeast Asia business to ride-hailing rival Grab
Uber sells Southeast Asia business to ride-hailing rival Grab

Grab offers services in Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines , Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar and Cambodia. "One of the potential dangers of our global strategy is that we take on too many battles across too many fronts and with too many competitors", Khosrowshahi said in one email.

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  • USA gun maker Remington Outdoor Company files for bankruptcy protection
USA gun maker Remington Outdoor Company files for bankruptcy protection

Cerberus, which bought the company in 2007, tried to sell Remington just a week after Sandy Hook - but no-one wanted to buy it. In most US Chapter 11 bankruptcy processes, the debtor proposes a reorganization plan to maintain its business and pay creditors over a period of time.

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  • First ever yuan-denominated oil futures go on sale
First ever yuan-denominated oil futures go on sale

And demand for yuan from foreign investors eager to participate in the Shanghai International Energy Exchange will boost the currency's value and divert trading away from the dollar. "I still think there is a general reluctance from global investors to trade Chinese-based contracts". For China's regulators, the hope is that the futures will ser...

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  • The first scheduled non-stop Australia/Europe flight arrives in London after 17 hours
The first scheduled non-stop Australia/Europe flight arrives in London after 17 hours

It arrived at Heathrow at 05:03 local time today with 16 crew and more than 200 passengers on board (above) after a 17h 3min flight. Addressing the media in his pyjamas on the flight, Qantas chief Alan Joyce said the success of the Perth-London route could pave the way for direct flights from Perth to Paris in the future.

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  • Watson wins, denies Thomas No. 1 ranking
Watson wins, denies Thomas No. 1 ranking

That's how you do it in match play. I wasn't hitting very good shots and wasn't taking advantage of opportunities. His health improved. So has his golf. "I'm really enjoying every single minute here and in Austin", Aphibarnrat said. "It's much different than kind of how I would approach a stroke play round, so play him and most important just kee...

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  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Called to Testify Before House Committee
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Called to Testify Before House Committee

Cambridge Analytica received data harvested in an app developed by an independent University of Cambridge academic, which was downloaded by around 270,000 people but scooped up information on up to 50 million people. He said Facebook's business model relied upon the company protecting people's data so they can share information securely. We n...

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  • United Airlines Bumps Woman From Flight, Gives Her $10000 Travel Credit
United Airlines Bumps Woman From Flight, Gives Her $10000 Travel Credit

The United Airlines flight had one too many passengers because of the faulty seat - so they started offering incentives to their customers to not board the plane. And we all remember what happened on that fateful day in April, after a doctor was dragged off a plane for refusing to give up his seat. "They really do not want to give me cash".

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  • Fed sees 3 rate hikes in 2019, up from 2
Fed sees 3 rate hikes in 2019, up from 2

Naturally, the positive showing also helped to bolster hopes that the Bank of England (BoE) will raise interest rates again in May, shoring up demand for the Pound (GBP) once again. Wage growth also remains softdespite a one-month pick-up that got Wall Street riled up . "It's been slowly but surely getting better for savers", said Mark Hamri...

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  • Wall Street edges up buoyed by energy; Facebook slide continues
Wall Street edges up buoyed by energy; Facebook slide continues

An increase would mark its sixth hike since late 2015 when the USA central bank started gradually tightening monetary policy following a period of near-zero interest rates in the aftermath of financial crisis in 2008. MSCI (Frankfurt: 3HM.F - news) 's all-country equity market index flatlined, and is now 6 percent off January's record highs, pres...

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  • Facebook's Alex Stamos set to leave company over Russian meddling row
Facebook's Alex Stamos set to leave company over Russian meddling row

Its exit is considered first after natural disaster in which company has been immersed after knowing scope of Cambridge analytics, which had more than 50 million profiles for its electoral experiments, including last electoral campaign in states United.

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  • 0-Oil edges up after choppy session on mixed United States crude…
0-Oil edges up after choppy session on mixed United States crude…

OPEC, in its monthly report yesterday, upgraded expected supply from non-members, saying that the output was surging beyond expectations. Brent for May settlement edged up by 23 cents to end the session at $65.12 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange, and traded at a $3.87 premium to WTI for the same month.

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  • Walmart Will Launch Same-Day Grocery Delivery in NYC
Walmart Will Launch Same-Day Grocery Delivery in NYC

With all those new cities, the service will eventually reach 40 percent of United States households, the company said . Once you place your order, one of Walmart's personal shoppers will gather your items and send them out for delivery.

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