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Kremlin, responding to Trump, says attending G7 not a priority

Despite the lobbying and pleas, Trump has pressed ahead with tariffs as well as pulling out of the Paris climate accord. President Donald Tru...

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Analyst's Predictions on Facebook, Inc. (FB), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Janney Montgomery Scott reported 547,056 shares. Return on Assets (ROA) an indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets...

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Ikea Canada announces plan to phase out single-use plastics by 2020

Ikea says it will ban all single-use plastic products from its home furnishing line by January 1, 2020, with a franchisees group that includes I...

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Extremely rare lobster found at local grocery store

According to the Lobster Institute at the University of ME, the likelihood of a lobster being orange is 1 in 30 million, which is even more ra...

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Tastes like chicken? KFC to test plant-based meat

Plant-based versions of fried chicken are already sold as fast food in the U.K at the vegan fast food company Temple of Seitan , which has thre...

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Porsche christens first electric the Taycan

Full-electric and hybrid-electric cars will account for 25 percent of sales by 2025, the automaker said. Porsche's first electric vehicle wi...

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Tim Hortons annual Camp Day

Every week we will be giving away 25$ gift card to Tim Horton's if you can share your "bits of wisdom" about the D. The camps - located in pla...

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Harvey Weinstein Pleads Not Guilty | Film

Sorvino admits she has been on an emotional rollercoaster since his arrest, as seeing his name in the headlines reminds her of the trauma she su...

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Trump reportedly isn't happy about coming to Canada tomorrow

But Trump is provoking his fellow G7 leaders by calling for Russia's reinstatement in the group, after it was kicked out for invading Ukraine ...

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MI voters to decide on legalizing recreational pot

Instead, the issue will head to the November ballot. If the ballot proposal is passed, the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs would ...

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UK's Poundworld to appoint administrators

U.S. firm Flacks, which had expressed interest, is also understood to no longer be a contender. Poundworld had previously rejected offers to...

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New Study Says Even "Clean" Diesels Are Failures

TRUE is a partnership of the FIA Foundation , the International Council on Clean Transportation , the Global New Car Assessment Programme, Tra...

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Trump Breaks With G-7 to Urge Russia’s Return, Jabs ‘Unfair Trade’

World leaders generally attempt to sign an agreement at the end of the G-7 event to demonstrate their commitment to solving a particular issue. ...

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Financial regulator to investigate TSB IT migration problems

The letter, signed by select committee chair Nicky Morgan said that MPs were "troubled by the complaints and compensation process, which is not ...

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Senate passes marijuana legalization bill

MPs there will now have to decide what to do about the the nearly four dozen amendments to Bill C-45 that were made in the Senate.The government...

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Apple might cut new-model iPhone production by 20% this year

USA -based suppliers Advanced Micro Devices, Micron Technology Intel, Broadcom Inc and Qualcomm Inc were all down between 1 percent and 3 percen...

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Edinburgh's House of Fraser set to close

House of Fraser said the planned closures, which include its Oxford Street store in London , come as part of a company voluntary arrangement (C...

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Former British Airways pilot admits being over alcohol limit

A former British Airways pilot has admitted being drunk in the cockpit of an aircraft, after he was found to be four times over the legal limi...

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Oil gains on Venezuela export cuts, OPEC production levels

The Latin American oil producer is already subject to USA sanctions and faces the prospect of stiffer penalties after a panel enlisted by the ...

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Trudeau, Macron Say Trump Tariffs Are Illegal And Bad For Everyone

Just before he headed to the G7 summit, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a stop in the heart of Canada's aluminum country - where he repea...

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Google says its A.I. won't be used for weapons, surveillance

The announcement follows employee protests and resignations due to Google's participation with Project Maven , a Pentagon-backed drone AI imagi...

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Emirates Seeks to Lead the Way to Windowless Planes

As previously reported by Business Traveller , these new suites will be laid out in a 1-1-1 configuration, leaving the centre suites without ...

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Coinbase to Become SEC Regulated Broker Dealer

The company also has $15 million in store for investments through their incubator program, Coinbase Ventures, which was started to benefit crypt...

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The London Stock Exchange - Europe's biggest trading venue - is down

Traders were given an hour's reprieve this morning from the tedious task of making and losing copious amounts of cash as the FTSE 100 failed to ...

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Qantas plans to change Taiwan website reference, but says needs time

Qantas said Monday it had chose to comply with a request from Beijing to remove references on their websites or in other material that suggest T...

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'Exciting step' as test drives of flying vehicle begin

Kitty Hawk , funded by Page, unveiled a " Flyer " model it described as "an exciting first step to sharing the freedom of flight". The startu...

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Ghana FA dissolved by government amid corruption claims

We received a full Federation Internationale de Football Association response few days later, with an action plan on how we can fight the menace...

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Daimler unveils electric truck to compete with Tesla Semi

EMG will define Daimler's strategy for electric components, complete electric vehicles, and develop a standardized global electric architecture ...

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May finds cabinet compromise with Brexit fall-back plan

The aim is to buy time before the permanent EU-UK future relationship - which has yet to be agreed - begins. He tweeted: "Difficult to see how...

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A first: More job openings than unemployed now

Trump. The survey showed almost 6.7 million job openings, up about 65,000 jobs from March and the highest number since the government starte...

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