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Elon Musk tweets he is taking Tesla private at $US420

Finally, as the most shorted stock in the history of the stock market, being public means that there are large numbers of people who have the in...

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Ontario government to announce buck-a-beer plan

It's a buck-a-beer challenge - they'll have end of aisle when it comes to the LCBO, they might have those shelf extenders, they might be able to...

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Tesla, Inc., (NASDAQ: TSLA)

Earnings reports have the ability to let investors know how well or poorly a company has been performing. Tortoise Investment Management Lc inve...

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Musk Says in Tweet He Is Considering Taking Tesla Private

If Musk were to make good on his tweet, it is unclear from where he could secure funding to buy out Tesla's shareholders. Tesla's shares w...

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Dead fetus discovered on American Airlines flight at New York's LaGuardia Airport

An attendant noticed a large amount of toilet paper in one of the plane's lavatory toilets. The fetus was found on board an American Airlines ...

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Facebook asks U.S. banks for financial info to boost user engagement

The Silicon Valley-based social network also contacted US Bancorp, according to the Wall Street Journal , which first reported the news. In ...

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Brian France arrested for DUI, drug possession

They say officers saw indications France was intoxicated and found the pills during a subsequent search. Details surrounding France's arrest...

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PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi steps down, Ramon Laguarta to take over

In a series of posts on Twitter, the businesswoman referred to her upbringing in India and said she "never imagined" she'd have the opportunity ...

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FCA makes official trade complaint to block Jeep-like Mahindra Roxor

Bloomberg reports that FCA's complaint to the US International Trade Commission alleges that the Roxor infringes upon Jeep's "boxy body shape w...

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China frustrates United States efforts to end Iran's oil exports

His decision to withdraw from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), has led to months of...

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Almost 400 People Ill From McDonald’s Parasite Outbreak

The cyclospora parasite affects the intestinal health of those who consume tainted water or food. McDonald's released a statement on Jul...

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At Ohio rally, Trump casts midterm elections as a personal referendum

I am better everything than they have, including this, " Trump said, pointing at his own head. For instance, influential conservative mega-don...

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Canada's merchandise trade deficit shrinks

Canada's trade gap narrowed dramatically in June, to its smallest in 17 months, as the country's exports surged to record levels even as protec...

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Oil prices mixed after inventory-fueled spike

In Vienna in June, OPEC and other producers led by Russian Federation agreed to ease global output cuts, adding around 1 million barrels per day...

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Ryanair proposes mediation in pilot strikes row

Norwegian is seeking to hire captains and first officers certified to fly Boeing 737 aircraft and will nearly double the number of flight crews ...

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U.S. jobs report: July disappoints with only 157,000 jobs added

The latest job figures follow a steady stream of hiring gains and a robust reading on economic growth. "'Help Wanted' is still the most prevalen...

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Record Iranian oil imports for India in July

Under the 2015 pact, signed by the US, UK, Britain, China , Russia and the European Union, Tehran agreed to scale back its uranium enrichment...

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Nate Diaz angrily reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov-Conor McGregor announcement

Nurmagomedov, the Dagestan-born Russian champion, has been one of the pound-for- pound greats of MMA when healthy, racking up 10 consecutive vic...

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Portugal and Spain brace for record-breaking temperatures

Spain's highest recorded temperature is 46.9C (116.42F) in Cordoba, a southern city, in July 2017. Eight places in the centre, south and east...

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USA considers hiking China tariffs to 25 percent

Trump believes that the gulf between how much China exports to the United States and how much the United States exports to China reflects unfair...

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China unveils additional retaliatory tariffs on $60bn of United States goods

Trump stood outside the White House a week ago and declared victory that he had reduced the trade deficit in the spring, but the figure he was u...

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Turkey vows to hit back against sanctions over preacher's arrest

Cavusoglu called his meeting with Pompeo "constructive". The meeting came on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEA...

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Apple Becomes World's 1st Private-Sector Company Worth $1 Trillion

Apple's previous quarter was equally bullish with Cook reporting the firm's "best March quarter ever". Amazon is still a distant second i...

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Apple Makes History As The World's First $1 Trillion Company

Apple has been hovering just below a market capitalization, or valuation, of $1 trillion for a while now, but a strong showing in its third qu...

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China unveils additional retaliatory tariffs on $60bn of USA goods

Speaking at a press conference on Friday, foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said: "The Chinese side calls on the United States to return to...

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Apple hits $1tr mark

Consequently, Apple became the first USA company with a market cap of over $1 trillion. Under CEO Tim Cook , Apple has released exactly z...

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China says fully prepared for United States threats on escalating trade war

Washington and Beijing are locked in battle over American accusations that China's export economy benefits from unfair policies and subsidies w...

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Apple is first public company worth $1 trillion

Let's keep in mind that Canada was established as a nation way back in 1867 and Apple has only been around since 1976 when co-founder Steve ...

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RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points

Sixty percent of the economists polled believed that there may be a 25 basis points (bps) rate hike, while the remaining expected a status quo. ...

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Oil prices fall as OPEC increases production

It has rebounded to above $70 a barrel since April as the Opec cartel, which pumps a third of the world's crude, cut supplies to bring the mar...

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