• Donald Trump tariffs would damage US, global economies
Donald Trump tariffs would damage US, global economies

However, Mr Trump had doubled down on his moves , saying in a tweet that trade wars are good and easy to win . He rejected the plan as a clear intervention to protect US domestic industry. And countries do retaliate, as a deterrent, to protect their own, and as a response to their own angry publics. Canadian officials have been making them ...

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  • Uber passenger blacks out, takes $1600 ride
Uber passenger blacks out, takes $1600 ride

CBS Philadelphia reported Bachman blacking out after hiring the vehicle service after having partied with friends in Morgantown near the campus of West Virginia University last Friday. The driver complied and took him home - to New Jersey . Plus tolls (the driver didn't have cash ). However, he apparently still gave the driver five stars.

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  • Markets Right Now: Plans for steel tariffs sink United States stocks
Markets Right Now: Plans for steel tariffs sink United States stocks

The Cboe Volatility Index.VIX, the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term volatility of the S&P 500 index . SPX , closed up 1.26 at 19.85, its highest close in a week. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 3 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,710. The Nasdaq futures are down more than 53 points. Earlier, shares of the steelmakers swung...

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  • No Injuries Reported In Bizarre Attack On Lidl Store In Dublin
No Injuries Reported In Bizarre Attack On Lidl Store In Dublin

Reinforcements from across the Irish capital were called in as gardai tried to maintain order outside a Lidl supermarket at Fortunestown Lane in Tallaght. Garda Caroline Kelly from Crumlin Garda Station told the court that Mr Gneizevicius was arrested at 9pm on Friday March 2 and was detained under Section 4.

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  • Aer Lingus confirm all flights cancelled until Saturday
Aer Lingus confirm all flights cancelled until Saturday

The full list of flight cancellations can be found on the Aer Lingus website . "Our location means that we have an excellent weather record and we play an important role whenever other airports are closed". "We recommend customers check the status of their flight at Ryanair .com before making their way to the airport". The airport is reporti...

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  • 'Beast from the East' sends Europe mercury plummeting
'Beast from the East' sends Europe mercury plummeting

The so-called "Beast from the East" had much of the United Kingdom in its icy grasp this morning as overnight temperatures plummeted to minus 12 in some places. Much of Europe has been blanketed in snow as cold weather spreads as far south as the Mediterranean coast. France has opened up extra emergency shelters for the homeless, and in Calais in...

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  • 'Beast from East' keeps Europe in deep freeze
'Beast from East' keeps Europe in deep freeze

Yellow and Amber warnings for snow remain in place for the region and across the United Kingdom for tomorrow and into the weekend. Further snow showers or perhaps longer spells of snow are likely at times through Friday. "This warning has been updated to extend the area further west over parts of Scotland". On top of the Amber snow warning in ...

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  • Best Buy rallies after online, brick-and-mortar both shine
Best Buy rallies after online, brick-and-mortar both shine

The consumer electronics retailer also provided a 2019 outlook above analysts' estimates. With Best Buy planning to continue mobile sales in its main retail stores, this certainly isn't the end of its efforts in the smartphones space, but it is the end of an era for the company.

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  • Severed head found after NY tourist's arrest in Japan
Severed head found after NY tourist's arrest in Japan

The body parts were located based on information Bayraktar provided law enforcement, according to the Japan Times . A man believed to be Bayraktar and a woman were seen on surveillance footage going into the Osaka apartment building together.

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  • CBI books Simbhaoli Sugars for Rs 110-Crore loss to OBC
CBI books Simbhaoli Sugars for Rs 110-Crore loss to OBC

Of this, Rs 97.85 crore was declared non-performing asset (NPA). The company submitted to the bank names and details of the farmers involved in the scheme after which the bank's Hapur branch disbursed loans to 5,762 farmers between January and March 2012 worth the total loan amount.

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  • Warren Buffett to retire from Kraft Heinz
Warren Buffett to retire from Kraft Heinz

On acquisitions, too-high prices were a barrier to almost all deals Berkshire looked at a year ago, says Buffett. Berkshire typically pays all cash for acquisitions. Buffett also warned long-term investors including pension funds, college endowments and "savings-minded individuals" that even with USA stock prices near record highs, it would be a "t...

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  • Mayor: Driver intentionally crashed into ER; lit self aflame
Mayor: Driver intentionally crashed into ER; lit self aflame

According to authorities, Ellam intentionally lit himself on fire at the scene of the accident. He was reportedly at Bridgeport Hospital in critical condition. All appointments and non-emergency surgery scheduled for yesterday and today had been canceled as had most visitations. Giuffrida says that there were no threats that they were aware of ma...

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  • Fed officials: Strong economy boosts chance for rate hikes
Fed officials: Strong economy boosts chance for rate hikes

Ah, but wait a minute. The minutes of the January meeting didn't indicate plans for additional moves, and analysts who read the minutes suggested the Fed would stay the course. Wall Street has been driven by the prospect of inflation returning to the economy , and the Fed having to become more aggressive in raising rates to combat it.

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  • These 3 cities will be the first to get real 5G
These 3 cities will be the first to get real 5G

I guess we will be able to live stream 4K 360 degree content from our smartphones! AT&T is in the process of launching a full mobile 5G network in 12 cities this year , with its first locations including Dallas , Atlanta and Waco . The new technology, which is still being tested by industry leaders, promises faster data speeds for smart devi...

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  • Justin Trudeau snubbed by Modi govt on his India visit: Canadian media
Justin Trudeau snubbed by Modi govt on his India visit: Canadian media

It was formed to clarify public policy issues between the two countries. New Delhi is particularly irked over the ban recently imposed by the management committees of as many as 14 Gurudwaras in Ontario province of Canada on the entry of the officials and official representatives of government of India into the shrines.

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  • Oil prices search for momentum, though inflation looms
Oil prices search for momentum, though inflation looms

On the other hand, benchmark Brent crude futures was down by 0.7 percent to $65.19 a barrel, after marking a one-week peak of $65.90 on Monday. The U.S. The increase in USA production is not "a blip", Brouillette said. Gold prices rose further last Thursday, supported by a weaker dollar as investors bought the yellow metal as a hedge against in...

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  • Fifteen Russian security staff killed in Syria explosion
Fifteen Russian security staff killed in Syria explosion

The pro-Assad forces were most likely trying to capture oilfields in the region that had been liberated from the Islamic State group in September 2017, the coalition had said last week. And US and Russian military officials maintain daily contact to avoid battlefield mishaps. The attacks come days after pro-Assad forces attacked the Syrian De...

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  • Uber Reduced Its Deficit But Still Lost $1.1B In Q4 2017
Uber Reduced Its Deficit But Still Lost $1.1B In Q4 2017

Uber had initially offered to settle the case for $490 million just before the start of the trial Monday, but that agreement didn't provide Waymo with enough assurances that its technology wouldn't be improperly used, according to two people familiar with the thinking of both parties in the lawsuit.

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  • Growth Is the Missing Ingredient for Kraft Heinz
Growth Is the Missing Ingredient for Kraft Heinz

Institutional investors own 61.93% of the company's stock. KHC has been the subject of a number of other reports. The stock of The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 23 by Stifel Nicolaus. By continuing deep analysis, The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC ) making a luring appeal for passive investors,...

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  • Barry Bennell's victims convinced clubs new about the abuse
Barry Bennell's victims convinced clubs new about the abuse

Before the trial started last month, he pleaded guilty to seven counts of indecent assault, including offences involving a 12th boy. The trust was launched in November 2016 after fellow victim Andy Woodward waived his anonymity to detail his abuse at the hands of 64-year-old Bennell.

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  • FCC inspector general investigating chairman over Sinclair
FCC inspector general investigating chairman over Sinclair

In August 2017, Free Press filed a formal challenge to the proposed deal stating that the transfer of station licenses would give Sinclair a broadcast reach far in excess of congressional and FCC limits on national and local media ownership, and would harm the public interest.

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  • Russian, Saudi energy ministers discuss oil cooperation
Russian, Saudi energy ministers discuss oil cooperation

Brent crude, the global benchmark, fell 78 cents to$63.58 at 1438 GMT, giving up an earlier gain that had extended Wednesday's rally. USA crude was up 1 cent at $60.61. "It seems that al-Falih felt this comment was necessary to stabilise oil prices", said Commerzbank analyst Carsten Fritsch of the Saudi minister's preference for a tighter market th...

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  • Sales skyrocket this Valentine's Day
Sales skyrocket this Valentine's Day

In 2016, our country produced some 5.38 million rose stems, while importing 11.1 million dozen cut roses or rose buds that same year at a value of $71.7 million. "We have ensured delivery at the speed of "love-at-first-sight", said Frank Diaz, global marketing manager of UPS Americas Region. We don't get a lot of pre-orders because guys don't think...

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  • LL Bean ends lifetime return policy after abuse by customers
LL Bean ends lifetime return policy after abuse by customers

Some took advantage of the lax return policy-seeking refunds for products that have been rigorously worn for 20 years or bought at garage sales. Customers will now have only one year to return an item - and that's with a receipt. The Freeport, Maine-based company will impose a one-year limit on returns, executives announced Friday . "As a lifeti...

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  • Eurostar announces London to Amsterdam service
Eurostar announces London to Amsterdam service

Eurostar describes the potential for the new London - Amsterdam service as "significant" and compares the four million annual passengers travelling by air between the two cities with the London - Paris air market at the launch of Eurostar's service in 1994.

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