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Bill Turnbull, ex-BBC Breakfast presenter, reveals he has incurable prostate cancer

Bill Turnbull, ex-BBC Breakfast presenter, reveals he has incurable prostate cancer

Turnbull, father of Henry, 29, Will, 28 and Flora, 26, said of being diagnosed: "All of a sudden you're in this dark chasm.That first moment is a real shell shock". Bill had no idea he was suffering f...

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Target 4Q short on profit, but revenue exceeds

Target 4Q short on profit, but revenue exceeds

In October, the company said it would raise wages for hourly workers to $15 by 2020 and as part of that plan, will raise them to $12 per hour this spring. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and cos...

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Mumbai Airport named world's best for quality service

Mumbai Airport named world's best for quality service

The airports are selected through a survey carried out by ACI. "This is the second consecutive year Minneapolis-St". The survey found Indianapolis and Jacksonville, Fla.to have the best airports i...

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Kevin Love opens up about panic attack during game

Kevin Love opens up about panic attack during game

But it was real - as [a] real as a broken hand or a sprained ankle. Love mentions that his entire outlook on mental health has changed and that he has been going to therapy in the wake of that first...

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ICICI's Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank's Shikha Sharma summoned in PNB scam

ICICI's Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank's Shikha Sharma summoned in PNB scam

ICICI Bank is believed to have extended a loan of Rs 1,000 crore and Axis Bank Rs 700 crore past year to Gitanjali Gems of Choksi. The two top bankers were only being questioned for clarification...

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United States govt halts Qualcomm takeover by Broadcom

United States govt halts Qualcomm takeover by Broadcom

Qualcomm rejected a $105 billion offer from Broadcom in November. The government committee, which reviews foreign acquisitions of US assets with an eye toward national-security interests, is led b...

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The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Sold by One Capital Management LLC

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Sold by One Capital Management LLC

It has underperformed by 5.95% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months positive chart setup for the $18.78 billion company. Mcdaniel Terry & Co acquired 3,976 shares as Mccormick (MKC)'s stock rose 3...

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Woman arrested for trying to open cabin door of in-flight plane

Woman arrested for trying to open cabin door of in-flight plane

Passengers onboard United Express Flight 5449 restrained a Boise, Idaho, woman who was ranting about being God. Despite her horrific disrupt, the plane that reportedly had a total of 73 passengers o...

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Dublin water restrictions from 8pm on Tuesday until 6am on Wednesday

Dublin water restrictions from 8pm on Tuesday until 6am on Wednesday

Water supply to more than 1.2 million buildings across Dublin will be restricted overnight. Irish Water managing director Eamon Gallen says there are still "severe concerns about the greater Dubli...

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YSRC flags special status demand in Delhi, Left parties join rally

YSRC flags special status demand in Delhi, Left parties join rally

The leaders held placards which said "Save Andhra Pradesh Save Democracy" and "Follow Alliance Dharma". "This afternoon, I joined the protests at Jantar Mantar demanding "Special Status" for Andhr...

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Australia's central bank less upbeat on growth

Australia's central bank less upbeat on growth

The Aussie Dollar moved from $0.77842 to $0.77907 upon release of the statement, with the sentiment towards labour market conditions and outlook on wage growth and inflation somewhat more bullish than...

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'The Shape of Water' Best Picture, Guillermo del Toro win Oscars

'The Shape of Water' Best Picture, Guillermo del Toro win Oscars

Del Toro is part of a crew of Mexican filmmakers whose projects have dominated awards season in recent years - del Toro, along with Alfonso Cuarón, who won the best director Oscar in 2014 for Gra...

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How Analysts Rated STV Group plc (LON:STVG) Last Week?

About 5.61 million shares traded. Middleby Corp now has $6.69B valuation. The stock increased 0.54% or GBX 1.2 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 224.4. Credit Suisse initiated Target Cor...

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USA pushes NAFTA talks pace, warns of political headwinds

USA pushes NAFTA talks pace, warns of political headwinds

Lighthizer said time to rework the deal was running "very short" and again raised the possibility of the United States pursuing bilateral deals with its partners - albeit stressing that his government...

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Trump Unfazed By EU Tariff Threat - Bring On The Trade War!

Trump Unfazed By EU Tariff Threat - Bring On The Trade War!

However, data from Statistics Canada says the USA had a $14.6 billion trade deficit for goods and services with its neighbor to the north in 2016, according to Bloomberg . The US imports steel fr...

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Bounding Shares, What's Next for Magellan Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:MMP)?

About 1.38 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Ardsley Advisory Partners increased Neurocrine Biosciences Inc (NBIX) stake by 1850% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (NYS...

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This robotic arm is created to flip burgers

This robotic arm is created to flip burgers

The robot is developed by Miso Robotics , which describes Flippy as "The world's first autonomous robotic kitchen assistant that can learn from its surroundings and acquire new skills over time". I...

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Merriam-Webster adds 850 words to dictionary, including 'mansplain' and 'dumpster fire'

Merriam-Webster adds 850 words to dictionary, including 'mansplain' and 'dumpster fire'

Merriam-Webster added 850 new words to its dictionary, according to a news release issued Monday. If anything, it's just describing the collapse of society. But " embiggen " didn't start with Kamala...

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Washington becomes first state to pass net neutrality law after FCC repeal

Washington becomes first state to pass net neutrality law after FCC repeal

Washington became the first state today to set up its own net-neutrality requirements after US regulators repealed Obama-era rules that banned internet providers from blocking content or interfering w...

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Sensex, Nifty Set To Follow Global Markets Higher

Sensex, Nifty Set To Follow Global Markets Higher

A short correction will continue to happen in the markets. "We are on the losing side of nearly all trade deals", Trump tweeted on Monday. Negative Asian cues - on the prospect of global trade ...

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Graco recalls 36000 high chairs sold at Walmart

Graco recalls 36000 high chairs sold at Walmart

To verify if your highchair is affected and order a free replacement kit, enter your highchair model number and manufacturing date on the Graco recall page . About 3,200 were sold in Canada. Graco ...

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ESPN names Disney's James Pitaro its new president

ESPN names Disney's James Pitaro its new president

Pitaro has also been named the cochair of Disney Media Network and will report directly to Disney CEO Bob Iger , Disney said in a release. Disney Chairman Robert Iger said Pitaro forged his career ...

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Louis superintendent as possible candidate for top New York City schools job

Louis superintendent as possible candidate for top New York City schools job

He also previously served as the superintendent of the San Francisco Unified School District, where he raised graduation rates to historic highs, de Blasio said. "If I'm asked to play, chances are I'm...

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United Airlines Announces Lottery to Replace Bonuses

United Airlines Announces Lottery to Replace Bonuses

The new program, called "core4 Score Rewards" will include quarterly prizes, including cash ranging from $2,000 to $40,000, vacation packages and luxury cars. "This is insulting and a poor idea, to pu...

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Walmart is making its own meal kits in some stores

Walmart is making its own meal kits in some stores

The meal-kit industry has been expanding rapidly in recent years and is on track to grow to between $3 billion and $5 billion over the next 10 years. Walmart Inc . Amazon started selling ready-to-...

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Martin Shkreli must forfeit $7.4 million, including infamous Wu Tang album

Martin Shkreli must forfeit $7.4 million, including infamous Wu Tang album

Among other possessions Judge Kiyo Matsumoto ordered Shrkeli to part with is a copy of Lil Wayne's unreleased " Tha Carter V ", which apocryphally he acquired after Wayne accidentally left a CD ...

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Bitcoin thirst spurs Icelandic heist-

Bitcoin thirst spurs Icelandic heist-"Grand theft on a scale unseen before"

According to Cnet , the majority of the computers were stolen from Icelandic server firm Advania , which caught the robbers on CCTV. The Associated Press reports that as many as 600 miners - ...

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This week starts and ends with rain

This week starts and ends with rain

Thursday looks to be mostly cloudy with highs in the mid and upper 40s. Because of that, we're issuing a First Alert Day for Tuesday . 1-2 inches of rainfall is possible with this round. Showers are...

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IMF, WTO warn U.S. over new steel and aluminium tariffs

IMF, WTO warn U.S. over new steel and aluminium tariffs

The Global Times, an English-language Chinese newspaper under the Communist Party's People's Daily, published an op-ed Saturday titled "Trump Building 21st Century Economic Great Wall". Politicians ar...

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Amazon considers launching branded checking accounts for unbanked

Amazon considers launching branded checking accounts for unbanked

The e-commerce giant has been contemplating getting into the finance sector for years. The Amazon-branded checking account would provide an alternative for younger customers and individuals without ba...

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