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Barry Bennell convicted on seven more charges

Barry Bennell convicted on seven more charges

A cheer of "yes" came from the public gallery where six complainants sat with family members as the final verdicts were read out and some people were in tears. City said it has investigated whether th...

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FCC Chair Under Investigation By Own Agency, Says Report

FCC Chair Under Investigation By Own Agency, Says Report

On Thursday, lawmakers said Pai was under investigation for his ties to Sinclair Broadcasting. Before that purchase, Pai pushed for deregulatory moves , including the loosening of local ownership...

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England and Wales Cricket Board announces 2023 Ashes venues

England and Wales Cricket Board announces 2023 Ashes venues

Yorkshire and Lancashire are the major beneficiaries after the European Central Bank announced the five Test venues for the visit of Australia in the 2023 Ashes series on Wednesday. Old Trafford has...

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Love blooms and roses rule for Midstate florists at Valentine's Day

Love blooms and roses rule for Midstate florists at Valentine's Day

Pam Krauss, who owns Floral Villa in Whitewater, thinks she's narrowed it down to which demographic is buying the most for the holiday. Because there will be a lot of walk-in customers, she tries to...

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Watch 1218 drones form the Olympic rings during Opening Ceremony

Watch 1218 drones form the Olympic rings during Opening Ceremony

The synchronized flight of 1,218 Intel Shooting Star drones broke Intel's previous record of 500 drones , flown simultaneously in Germany in 2016. Following the PyeongChang 2018 Opening Ceremony,...

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Police Say a Woman Abandoned Her Newborn Baby in an Airport Bathroom

Police Say a Woman Abandoned Her Newborn Baby in an Airport Bathroom

He remains in the care of the Arizona Department of Child Safety. Juana Quintana, a custodian, told police she encountered the woman and asked if she was okay after seeing pools of blood on a bathro...

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LLBean scraps its incredible return policy because customers are bad

LLBean scraps its incredible return policy because customers are bad

In a follow-up conversation with Outside, an L.L. Bean spokesperson elaborated that in the last five years, the percent of returns that violate the guarantee policy-which was created to protect custom...

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Eurostar confirms April launch date for London-Amsterdam

Eurostar confirms April launch date for London-Amsterdam

Starting April 4, passengers will be able to hop on board a train at London's St. Pancras International and reach Amsterdam's Centraal station in just three hours and 41 minutes , while traveling a...

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Choppy trading marks end of worst week for stocks in two years

A hint of rising inflation and interest rates last week was all it took to set off a cascade of investor angst. Scott Wren, senior global equity strategist for Wells Fargo Investment Institute, said...

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North Korea Holds Massive Military Parade Ahead Of 2018 Winter Olympics

North Korea Holds Massive Military Parade Ahead Of 2018 Winter Olympics

To complicate matters further, Kim Yo-jong, who oversees the North Korean regime's propaganda, is blacklisted under sanctions, while Pence will be accompanied by the father of Otto Warmbier, the Ameri...

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Tesco equal pay claim estimated at up to £4bn

Tesco equal pay claim estimated at up to £4bn

Leigh Day said that more than 1,000 Tesco employees had approached them. "In terms of equal worth to the company, there really should be no argument that workers in stores, compared to those work...

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Asian Shares Tumble After Wall Street Suffers Its Biggest Decline Since 2011

Asian Shares Tumble After Wall Street Suffers Its Biggest Decline Since 2011

The Nasdaq composite fell 3.8 per cent to 6,967.53, while the Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks sank 3.6 per cent to 1,491.09. A 10 per cent drop from a peak is referred to on Wall Str...

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Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG) Given New $16.00 Price Target at Citigroup

Digital Realty Trust, Inc., a real estate investment trust, through its controlling interest in Digital Realty Trust, L.P., engages in the ownership, acquisition, development, redevelopment, and manag...

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Special Report on Natalie Wood Death Leads Throws Suspicion Back in Spotlight

Special Report on Natalie Wood Death Leads Throws Suspicion Back in Spotlight

At the press conference, Corina and the Los Angeles County's Sheriff's Department reviewed the new eyewitnesses' accounts that were presented last week. "I can swim a little bit, but I'm afraid of wat...

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Eyes on redesign, user growth in Snap's upcoming earnings

Eyes on redesign, user growth in Snap's upcoming earnings

The number of daily active users of the Snapchat application rose to 187 million, a gain of 8.9 million in the quarter and up 18 percent from a year earlier. Analysts were expecting the company to add...

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How Could the New Amazon Health Care Company Affect Specialty Pharmacy?

How Could the New Amazon Health Care Company Affect Specialty Pharmacy?

Since Washington won't do much about the prices for health care, let's see what Amazon , Berkshire and JPMorgan come up with. The trio just announced a joint venture meant to "check the rise in...

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Growth Story in Full Force

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Growth Story in Full Force

The stock increased 0.60% or $0.5199 during the last trading session, reaching $87.8199. About 17.97M shares traded or 70.14% up from the average. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) closed at $8...

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Alphabet reports Q4 2017 revenue of $32.3 billion, but missing expectations [Livestream]

Alphabet reports Q4 2017 revenue of $32.3 billion, but missing expectations [Livestream]

For the year, the company spent 16.6 billion in research and development (unaudited) and almost $12.9 billion in sales and marketing its products and services. More critically, the cloud arm complet...

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US Stocks Slide, Weighed Down by Real Estate, Utilities

US Stocks Slide, Weighed Down by Real Estate, Utilities

The S&P 500 posted 125 new 52-week highs and 3 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 150 new highs and 29 new lows. But the gyrations this week are notable because Wall Street's months-long powe...

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Samsung To Make Its Cryptocurrency

Samsung To Make Its Cryptocurrency

The firm's largesse has encouraged investors to hold shares despite concerns that the memory business may be peaking. South Korean media reports say that owners of the computers involved in bit...

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Govt increases petrol by 2.98, diesel rate up by Rs5.92

Govt increases petrol by 2.98, diesel rate up by Rs5.92

FM Jaitley's announced triggered speculation about prices of petrol and diesel coming down soon. In all, duty on petrol was hiked by Rs 11.77 per litre and that on diesel by 13.47 a litre in those 1...

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Female traveller barred from boarding United Airlines flight with 'emotional support peacock'

Female traveller barred from boarding United Airlines flight with 'emotional support peacock'

Department of Transportation said airlines may turn away certain unusual animals. United confirming they wouldn't allow the peacock on board. The airline will also require a health and vaccination f...

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South Korea Doesn't Plan to Shut Down Cryptocurrency Trading, Says Finance Minister

South Korea Doesn't Plan to Shut Down Cryptocurrency Trading, Says Finance Minister

South Korea has set the record straight with regard to its conflicting views on cryptocurrency trading. In related news, South Korean customs officials on Wednesday also announced the discovery ...

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Younkers in Superior's Mariner Mall to close

Younkers in Superior's Mariner Mall to close

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. today announced the 42 stores that will be closed as part of a restructuring plan . Tracy said the company remains focused on improving performance in an effort to strengthe...

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Some in GOP heed call to return Wynn money, post-allegations

Some in GOP heed call to return Wynn money, post-allegations

Sen. Susan Collins of ME tells CNN's "State of the Union" that Republicans should return the money if they've accepted contributions recently that haven't been spent. Wynn Resorts's CEO Steve Wynn ...

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