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Woman dies after being hit by self-driving Uber vehicle

Woman dies after being hit by self-driving Uber vehicle

The victim, identifyied as Elaine Herzberg, 49, later died from her injuries in a hospital, police said . Uber said that pending inquiries it has suspended all trials of the driverless cars in Te...

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GKN stakes upped as Melrose offers GBP1bn pension cash

GKN stakes upped as Melrose offers GBP1bn pension cash

One of the biggest institutional shareholders in GKN has come out against the £8 billion hostile takeover of the aircraft and auto parts maker by Melrose, after another dramatic day of counterpunches ...

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Gold bounces from 2-week low on buying ahead of Fed meeting

Gold bounces from 2-week low on buying ahead of Fed meeting

Gold prices bounced back by Rs 210 to Rs 31,390 per 10 grams at the bullion market today on fresh buying by local jewellers, shrugging off a weak trend overseas. "In gold we're seeing mostly buying...

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Oracle cloud revenues jump 32% to United States dollars 9.8 bln, driving solid Q3

Oracle cloud revenues jump 32% to United States dollars 9.8 bln, driving solid Q3

The stock decreased 0.57% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $50.88. About 8.27M shares traded. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has risen 8.29% since March 19, 2017 and is up...

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Vladimir Putin's Victory Boosted By Western Ostracism

Vladimir Putin's Victory Boosted By Western Ostracism

To be precise, Russia's Central Election Commission claims Putin won nearly 77 percent of the vote, a much higher total than his 64 percent victory in 2012. CNN notes that, in addition to simply f...

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Top 5 best WhatsApp and Facebook status for Gudi Padwa 2018

Top 5 best WhatsApp and Facebook status for Gudi Padwa 2018

Gudi Padwa is observed in the month of Chaitra , according to the luni-solar calendar, and is considered an auspicious day that marks the New Year, celebrates the onset of spring and the reaping of ...

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Balotelli: 'PSG on Guingamp level'

Balotelli: 'PSG on Guingamp level'

Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender Dani Alves (left) and Nice's French defender Maxime Le Marchand go for a header during the French L1 football match Nice (OGCN) vs Paris Saint-Germain ( PSG...

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Coca-Cola European Partners (NYSE:CCE) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.09

Coca-Cola European Partners (NYSE:CCE) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.09

It has underperformed by 11.87% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $503.63 million company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Coca-Cola European Partners from a "...

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Channel 4 vows action on 28% gender pay gap

Channel 4 vows action on 28% gender pay gap

The size of the gap is embarrassing for Channel 4 , which is committed to championing diversity on screen and "promoting gender equality" behind the camera. Channel 4's pay gap compares poorly to the...

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Thieves Run Out The Door Into Police Custody

Thieves Run Out The Door Into Police Custody

Thieves with armloads of stolen laptops and vacuum cleaners literally walked straight into the arms of police. Two shoplifters got a big surprise when they tried to run out of a Seattle Costco w...

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It's Smaller Than A Grain Of Salt

It's Smaller Than A Grain Of Salt

IBM anticipates its use as a mean to validate genuine products through blockchain process techniques, using trust anchors embedded in all types of objects as means of identification. IBM and other...

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Kroger Subsidiary Fred Meyer Ending Firearm, Ammunition Sales

Kroger Subsidiary Fred Meyer Ending Firearm, Ammunition Sales

Fred Meyer announced Friday that the company has made a decision to phase out the sales of Firearms and ammunition. "The firearms category represents about $7 million annually of Fred Meyer's revenue ...

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Dairy Queen giving out free cones for first day of spring

Dairy Queen giving out free cones for first day of spring

On Long Island, Dairy Queen locations include East Northport, Medford, Huntington, Massapequa and Levittown. Dairy Queen fans and franchises helped the company bring in almost $300,000 in one day ...

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VW to announce $340 mln Tennessee investment to build new SUV

VW to announce $340 mln Tennessee investment to build new SUV

Woebcken said in a statement. In addition to the new Atlas, VW also unveiled an all-new 2018 Tiguan SUV past year. They will unveil a concept version of the un-named vehicle at the New York Intern...

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What's Propelling American Midstream Partners, LP (AMID) to Reach 1 Year Low?

Whalerock Point Partners Llc bought 13,400 shares as the company's stock declined 6.00% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 48,272 shares of the natural gas distribution compa...

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Shah Rukh Khan and K…k. Katrina relive the DARR moment!

Shah Rukh Khan and K…k. Katrina relive the DARR moment!

This time, it was the turn of Katrina Kaif . It all started sometime ago when Shah Rukh posted a "dark" selfie, which Katrina didn't approve of and took it on herself to click some good pictures of...

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Volkswagen shows ID R electric Pikes Peak contender

Volkswagen shows ID R electric Pikes Peak contender

Welsch, who also is responsible for the development of the upcoming range of VW I.D. electric models, says the I.D. Although VW doesn't disclose technical details of the I.D. "The I.D. R project rep...

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Gambling watchdog refuses to set £2 limit on fixed-odds betting terminals

Gambling watchdog refuses to set £2 limit on fixed-odds betting terminals

However Alan Smith, the bishop of St Albans, hit back at the recommendations, warning they don't go almost far enough. Shares in bookmakers Ladbrokes and William Hill galloped higher on Monday aft...

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Majority believe Japan PM bears some responsibility for altered documents

Majority believe Japan PM bears some responsibility for altered documents

The sharp drop in Abe's popularity could endanger his chances for a third term as leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party and a three-year extension of his prime ministership. "You still can't t...

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Uber suspends self-driving vehicle program after Arizona pedestrian death

Uber suspends self-driving vehicle program after Arizona pedestrian death

She was transferred to a local hospital where she died from her injuries. Photo A fleet of self-driving Uber cars in 2016. Tempe police say the self-driving Uber was in autonomous mode at the time...

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Jose Altuve finalizes 7-year, $163.5M deal with Astros

Jose Altuve finalizes 7-year, $163.5M deal with Astros

Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reported Altuve and the Astros agreed to a 5-year, $151 million contract on Friday. He's led Major League Baseball in hits for four straight seasons and in batting average...

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Retailer Claire´s files for bankruptcy in the US

Retailer Claire´s files for bankruptcy in the US

The retailer has agreed a deal with creditors, which include Elliott Management and Monarch Alternative Capital, which have agreed to give the company $575m in new capital. Claire's said on Monday tha...

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Taiwan to seek exemption from USA steel tariffs

Taiwan to seek exemption from USA steel tariffs

The 45 groups include some of the biggest US industries, including the Consumer Technology Association and the National Retail Federation, whose members include large corporations including Walmart ( ...

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Micro Focus valuation plummets following sales warning

Micro Focus valuation plummets following sales warning

Micro Focus, which manages older software for customers including banks and airlines, said it had no regrets over the HPE deal but that integration problems and issues relating to a new IT system mean...

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Hammerson shares shoot up 28% on takeover proposal

Hammerson shares shoot up 28% on takeover proposal

Hammerson Chairman David Tyler called the bid, which represents a 40.7% premium to the company's closing share price Friday, "wholly inadequate and entirely opportunistic". When contacted by Reuters ...

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"Not One More:" Milwaukee High School Students Participate in National School Walkout

In School Administrative District 13 , in rural Somerset County, students and staff were initially told that they would face punishment if they left class, but the school administration eventually ...

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Another IndiGo A320 Neo aircraft grounded due to engine snag

Another IndiGo A320 Neo aircraft grounded due to engine snag

IndiGo has cancelled close to 500 flights this month due to the P&W problem. Low-priced carrier IndiGo, which is already blighted by snags on its Airbus A320neo aircraft equipped with Pratt & Whit...

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United jet diverted due to pet on wrong flight

United jet diverted due to pet on wrong flight

The dog, Kokito, suffocated. On Monday, a French bulldog died on a Houston-to-New York flight after a United flight attendant told its owners to put the dog, in its carrier, in an overhead bin ...

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Alibaba invests additional $2 billion in Southeast Asian e-commerce firm Lazada

Alibaba invests additional $2 billion in Southeast Asian e-commerce firm Lazada

One of the 18 founders of Alibaba, long-time executive Lucy Peng will take over as Lazada's chief executive, replacing founder Max Bittner who will become a senior advisor to Alibaba. "With a young ...

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Which airports are affected by the snow?

Which airports are affected by the snow?

But the icy conditions dampened the celebrations of Ireland's rugby team, who were due to receive a hero's welcome after completing a historic Grand Slam on Saturday with victory over England . BA pa...

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