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Before Trump, Obama was an 'enemy of press freedom'

But Trump's mention of Obama's comments about a "magic wand" appear to reference a June 2016 town-hall event in IN when the former president...

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Mandatory evacuations issued for Outer Banks ahead of Florence

That, folks, is extremely life-threatening". Virginia Governor Ralph Northam ordered evacuations in flood-prone areas in the Hampton Roads a...

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Ford corrects Trump over US-made Focus Active claim

Bush and Barack Obama. "This forces Ford to forfeit the sales they would have had if they could continue to import that low-volume niche vehicle...

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Hartal byte: Kerala has higher fuel prices than metros

The Centre levies a total of Rs 19.48 per litre of excise duty on petrol and Rs 15.33 per litre on diesel. Nearly half of the retail selling p...

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Despite Trump tweet, Ford says it won't make hatchback in US

President Donald Trump offered some business advice to Ford Motor on Sunday: because of the administration's high tariffs on vehicle imports f...

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Petrol, diesel prices scale new highs on rupee woes

Price of price per litre in Ahmedabad rose by 55 paise, while that of diesel rose by 48 paise, a sea change compared to daily changes of about t...

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China Vows Retaliation If Trump Escalates Tariff Battle

With Ford joining Apple in criticizing President Trump's tariffs, the pressure on the administration to back down and de-escalate the trad...

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Elon Musk Smokes Weed, Talks Electric Plane Designs on Joe Rogan Podcast

Elon Musk has never been a conventional CEO, but his behavior has seemed increasingly erratic in recent weeks. In early trading, Tesla's sh...

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Five things about Alibaba's Jack Ma

Mr Ma, who turned 54 on Monday, was an English teacher before starting Alibaba in 1999 and building it into a multi-billion-dollar internet colo...

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Six More Woman Accuse CBS CEO Les Moonves of Sexual Assault

Moonves and CBS will donate $20 million to "one or more organizations that support the #MeToo movement and equality for women in the workpla...

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Jobless rate rises in August, StatsCan reports

OTTAWA-The Canadian economy unexpectedly shed jobs in August on a sharp drop in part-time work, helping to push the unemployment rate to 6.0%. I...

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CBS board discussing Moonves exit, a clearer way for a sale

As negotiations continue between CBS and the Redstone family dominated National Amusements over ending their legal battles and Les Moonves' re...

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Diesel and petrol prices rise by around 50 paise per litre

In Mumbai , Chennai and Kolkata, petrol per litre is Rs 87.39, Rs 83.13 and Rs 82.88. The Centre now levies a total of Rs 19.48 per litre of ...

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Bernie Sanders introduces 'Stop BEZOS' bill

Anecdotes shared by current and former Amazon employees corroborate these findings. "Bezos continues to pay many thousands of his Amazon ...

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Burberry to stop burning unsold stock and selling real fur

On Thursday, the company said it would cease burning stock immediately. At the time, Burberry said it only destroyed items that carried its ...

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China offers tax breaks to some exporters hit by Trump tariffs

President Trump said on Air Force One Friday that he is ready to impose tariffs on $267 billion in Chinese goods, on top of the additional $200...

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Trump, escalating trade war, threatens tariffs on all goods from China

Trump has had Beijing in his crosshairs since he took office and has applied increasing pressure to try to convince it to change its policies, a...

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Bitcoin extends slump on Goldman Sachs report

EST, Bitcoin , which was valued at $7,350 in the early hours of the east coast trading day, lost more than $200 in value in a matter of minutes...

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Mercedes-Benz unveils its first all-electric all-wheel drive SUV

Thankfully, it starts from a pretty solid place - the EQC looks similar to the more conventional GLC SUV within the Mercedes-Benz range, alt...

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Canada's Trudeau faces hard choices at NAFTA talks

August 30, 2018. She said she hoped for "constructive conversations" Wednesday. Giving up the exemptions would be tantamount to giving up Ca...

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S. Africa slips into recession as GDP contracts in Q2

South Africa's Economy has officially slipped into a technical recession after its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declined by 0.7% in Q2 2018. P...

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Recalled Honey Smacks still for sale; Salmonella outbreak continues to grow

Retailers should not sell any Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal. Public health officials are asking consumers who see Honey Smacks for sale ...

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Elon Musk Renews Attacks on British Diver, Calls Him a ‘Child Rapist’

The pair first clashed over Mr Musk's offer of a mini-submarine to help with the rescue. Musk initially apologized for his accusations but res...

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Chinese billionaire returns to Beijing after U.S. arrest

He was released without charge but investigations are ongoing. A Chinese e-commerce giant says its billionaire founder, Liu Qiangdong, has ret...

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McDonald's applauds students behind viral prank

Jevh Maravilla and his friends documented their entire plan, from setting up a photoshoot to buying official McDonald's gear, in an effort to en...

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US oil prices rise as Gulf platforms shut ahead of hurricane

According to Stephen Innes , Asia-Pacific brokerage OANDA's head of trading, the Brent crude oil benchmark's price rise has been supported ...

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An Upset: Pressley Topples Capuano In Nationally Watched 7th District Race

It's not entirely clear how she and her staff learned the news. In her victory speech, Pressley applauded Capuano as someone who was "unapologet...

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Amazon is now worth $1,000,000,000,000

Inc on September 4 joined Apple Inc in the $1 trillion club, becoming the second member of the group after its stock price doubled in 15 months....

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Amazon is 2nd USA company to reach $1-trillion market value

Last month, Apple became the first U.S. company to become a $1 trillion company. It surged past the trillion dollar mark this afternoon, promp...

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Fuel prices to remain unchanged: Radebe

Petrol is being sold Rs.0.31 higher at Rs 79.15 per litre, while diesel prices have been hiked by Rs.0.39 to Rs 71.15 per litre. Petrol and di...

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