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Couple kicked out of Uber for kissing

Couple kicked out of Uber for kissing

The two women tell CNN that, several minutes after their peck, the driver pulled over onto the side of a Manhattan road, away from their destination, walked over to the rear passenger side door and op...

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OPEC Lifts Non-OPEC Oil Production Growth Forecast

The deal, which is due to run out at the end of 2018, has succeeded in boosting oil prices above $70 a barrel from below $30 a barrel in early 2016. OPEC is the Organization of Petroleum Exporting C...

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Hacking targets customers of Currys PC World

Hacking targets customers of Currys PC World

It said an investigation, which started last week, indicated there was an attempt, going back to July past year, to compromise data on 5.9 million credit cards in one of the processing systems of Curr...

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Bipartisan Senate effort aims to override Trump’s deal to save ZTE

Bipartisan Senate effort aims to override Trump’s deal to save ZTE

Trump has come under scathing criticism from members of his own party, who viewed the president's efforts to help ZTE as anathema, both economically and in terms of national security. ZTE then ceased...

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Mercedes recalls hundreds of thousands of diesel cars over emissions

Mercedes recalls hundreds of thousands of diesel cars over emissions "defeat devices"

While Daimler, Mercedes-Benz's parent company, stridently denied any cheating, the KBA insisted it had found five unauthorised pieces of emissions-cheating software in 774,000 diesel engines across ...

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AT&T and Time Warner win legal battle, confirming the merger

AT&T and Time Warner win legal battle, confirming the merger

Bush appointee, handed down his decision approving the $85 billion merger with no conditions on Tuesday afternoon, following months of oral arguments and deliberations. The company will now work to co...

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USA offers 'unique' guarantees to North Korea on eve of summit

USA offers 'unique' guarantees to North Korea on eve of summit

The North Korean government have already brushed off the comparisons, arguing that Pyongyang has surpassed Libya in its pursuit of nuclear weapons and is now "a nuclear weapons state"-unlike either Li...

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Elon Musk announces Tesla to cut 9 percent of jobs

Elon Musk announces Tesla to cut 9 percent of jobs

That is a valid and fair criticism of Tesla's history to date. Musk also said that Tesla had decided not to renew a residential sales agreement with Home Depot ( HD.N ), and would focus instead ...

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President Trump Is Still Very Angry With Canada's PM Justin Trudeau

President Trump Is Still Very Angry With Canada's PM Justin Trudeau

Bruce Heyman, the former U.S. Ambassador to Canada, on Monday slammed Donald Trump's treatment of Justin Trudeau , and Canada in general, demanding the president apologize for his surrogate's claim t...

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Domino's Will Now Repair America's Crumbling Infrastructure

Domino's Will Now Repair America's Crumbling Infrastructure

In a press release announcing the initiative, Domino's US president Russell Weiner said the road fix work would make customers feel more secure in picking up their pizza . And no, they're not kiddi...

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Trump, Kim Commit to 'Immediate Repatriation' of Korean War Missing

Trump, Kim Commit to 'Immediate Repatriation' of Korean War Missing

The joint statement signed by U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un stated: "The United States and the DPRK [Democratic People's Republic of Korea] commit to recovering POW...

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Amazon steps up Prime rollout at Whole Foods

Amazon steps up Prime rollout at Whole Foods

Prime member deals will be prominently featured in store and customers can go to the Whole Foods Market app to learn about numerous best offers. Whole Foods in Kakaako. They can also use their m...

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Kim lands in Singapore ahead of high-stakes Trump summit

Kim lands in Singapore ahead of high-stakes Trump summit

The key will be whether the two leaders can narrow their differences over the definition of denuclearization. Lasting peace has obvious benefits for China, especially in bolstering the development o...

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Tesla to Roll Out Software with Self-Driving Focus

Tesla to Roll Out Software with Self-Driving Focus

The automaker subsequently updated the system, replacing some of its hardware, as well as modifying its software. Shortly thereafter, Musk noted that the "next gen Roadster will be absolutely out of...

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Jaguar Land Rover to move production of Discovery from United Kingdom to Slovakia

Jaguar Land Rover to move production of Discovery from United Kingdom to Slovakia

The opening of the Nitra plant was originally meant to take pressure off JLR's United Kingdom factories, sharing Discovery production with the Solihull plant. "This significant investment and technol...

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Elon Musk sells first 1,000 flamethrowers for the Boring Company

OK, so calling it a " Not a Flamethrower " may not be the most poetic way to refer to the $500 flame-throwing device - the Boring Co. took 20,000 pre-orders - but Musk isn't the most conventiona...

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Trump and Kim make history with a handshake

Trump and Kim make history with a handshake

Robert King, who served as U.S. envoy on North Korean human-rights issues under the Obama administration, said Trump has used human rights as an instrument to get Kim Jong Un to negotiate on nuclear...

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'It's my honor' to meet Kim

'It's my honor' to meet Kim

At 10am, North Korean vice-minister for foreign affairs, Choi Sun-hee, strode into the Ritz Carlton with her small team. On Monday, Rodman was photographed arriving at the airport in Singapore in ...

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US President Trump arrives in Singapore for historic Trump-Kim summit

US President Trump arrives in Singapore for historic Trump-Kim summit

Rodong Sinmun newspaper also seems to be preparing people for talks with the "enemy", publishing an editorial on North Korea's need to establish relations with other countries. Kim arrived in a Ai...

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Final preparations under way for Trump-Kim summit

It wasn't immediately clear what specific progress, if any, had been made in preliminary discussions between USA and North Korean officials in the run-up to the Tuesday summit . Still, the sense of...

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Trump adviser says Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back' at G7 summit

Trump adviser says Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back' at G7 summit

Social media are abuzzzzz with the question. After a trade advisor to Donald Trump indicated there's a " special place in hell " for the likes of Canada's Prime Minister, a top European Union (E...

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Poundworld on brink of collapse as last-ditch talks fail

Clare Boardman, joint administrator at Deloitte , said: "The retail trading environment in the United Kingdom remains extremely challenging and Poundworld has been seeking to address this through a r...

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Facebook kept sharing data with Nissan, others

Facebook kept sharing data with Nissan, others

Once again, Facebook has been found breaching its users' trust according to the report published by the Wall Street Journal . Facebook seems to be mired in yet another controversy regarding its...

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North Korea delegation enjoys fruits of Singapore's capitalism

North Korea delegation enjoys fruits of Singapore's capitalism

The US side however reportedly believes that an immediate tangible outcome is unlikely following the meet. For the leader of isolated North Korea and his delegation of dozens of officials, state med...

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Pope warns oil executives: Climate change may ‘destroy civilization’

Pope warns oil executives: Climate change may ‘destroy civilization’

Cardinal Peter Turkson, one of the architects of " Laudato Si' ", as the pope's encyclical is known, opened the conference Friday at Casino Pio IV, a villa that houses the Pontifical Academy of Scie...

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Kia Recalling 500K Vehicles

Kia Recalling 500K Vehicles

The recall apparently is related to federal investigation into air bag failures in Kia and partner Hyundai vehicles that were linked to four deaths. Kia's recall is scheduled to begin on July 27....

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US Builds World’s Most Powerful Supercomputer

US Builds World’s Most Powerful Supercomputer

It's blink of an eye delivery makes it eight times faster than the China's Sunway TaihuLight, which was ranked number one in top 500 list in the fastest supercomputer in the world. " Summit's AI-op...

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North Korean leader Kim, Trump both arrive in Singapore ahead of summit

Donald Trump has sat down for lunch with his Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. All his running bodyguards were decked up in black suits and blue ties. He was received by Singapore's F...

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Bitcoin's Sunday Slump Sparked by Hack

Bitcoin's Sunday Slump Sparked by Hack

It did not give the value of the stolen coins but Yonhap News agency cited unnamed industry sources saying about coins worth about 40 billion won ($37 million) were lost. The hack brought an abrupt en...

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Two people on Vancouver Island have won Lotto Max's MAXMILLIONS

Two people on Vancouver Island have won Lotto Max's MAXMILLIONS

A $100,000 winning ticket for the Extra was also sold in Winnipeg . A million-dollar Encore prize ticket was sold in Sudbury. Another winning $1 million ticket was sold in London. The jackpot for...

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$315.3M Powerball victor from N.J. has stepped forward

$315.3M Powerball victor from N.J. has stepped forward

The cashier immediately said "Oh my God", after scanning the ticket, Souami said. "And she kept saying, "Oh, my God". Originally from Africa, Souami came to the United States in 1996. "I love orange...

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Kim Jong-un's 'running bodyguards' back in action again

Kim Jong-un's 'running bodyguards' back in action again

Trump and Kim are set to meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday in Singapore , which is 9 p.m. Monday on the U.S. East Coast. " Kim Jong Un got back on his hands and knees and begged for it", Giuliani told an aud...

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Donald Trump rejects G7 communique as he brands Justin Trudeau 'weak'

Donald Trump rejects G7 communique as he brands Justin Trudeau 'weak'

In a second tweet, Trump said that Trudeau acted "meek and mild" during the G7 summit and that the United States tariffs were in response to Canada's 270% tariff on dairy products. They found ju...

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Kentucky fried what? KFC considers vegetarian menu options

Kentucky fried what? KFC considers vegetarian menu options

KFC itself has a seven-year initiative to achieve such a cut in the calorie count of its servings in Britain, and said its work on vegetarian "fried chicken" was part of that. That said, KFC's vege...

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IHOP flipping brand to IHOB

IHOP flipping brand to IHOB

Its curious customers would have to wait until June 11 to find out. It is unclear whether the name change would be permanent but IHOP rep Stephanie Peterson confirmed to Fox News that it is taking...

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Canada's employment falls in May, jobless rate unchanged at 5.8 pct

The province was one of five that saw a small drop in unemployment, despite the national economy losing 7,500 jobs in May as a drop in full-time employment was only partially offset by an increase in ...

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Trump backs out of fragile joint communique after leaving Canada

Trump backs out of fragile joint communique after leaving Canada

U.S. President Donald Trump says Canada will have to dismantle its supply-managed dairy system or else Americans will dramatically curtail its trading relationship - a shot across the bow at Prime ...

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BT chief steps down as board loses confidence

BT chief steps down as board loses confidence

BT said it would name a successor in the second half of the year. Patterson, who has run BT for nearly five years, announced 13,000 job cuts last month in an attempt to get to grips with a host of...

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Canada raises more than $3.8B for girls' education at G7

Mr. Trump had signed the official G7 communique before leaving, but hours later, he tweeted that he had instructed his representatives "not to endorse" the final statement. Trudeau said the G7 had ...

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Iran Oil Prices Could Jump To 140 On U.S. Sanctions

Iran Oil Prices Could Jump To 140 On U.S. Sanctions

In similar fashion, the metal for delivery in July contracts was trading higher by Rs 32, or 0.73 per cent to Rs 4,387 per barrel in 272 lots. Since then, prices have receded about 8% as the Organizat...

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