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Wireless speaker pioneer Sonos files for U.S. IPO

Wireless speaker pioneer Sonos files for U.S. IPO

Sonos is diversifying its voice offerings, promising integration with Google Assistant and Apple's Siri this year. The Santa Barbara, California-based company filed with an offering size of $...

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Trump to OPEC: 'Reduce pricing now!'

Trump to OPEC: 'Reduce pricing now!'

Saudi and Russian Federation are striving hard to bring in equilibrium. Saudi Arabia also said it would reduce the official selling price of its August barrels. Besides, for the third week in a ro...

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China files new complaint at WTO over U.S. tariffs

China files new complaint at WTO over U.S. tariffs

The conflict between the world's two biggest economies reflects chronic tension in their relationship as customers, business partners, and increasingly competitors. Chamber of Commerce, the country'...

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As tariffs strike, China blames U.S. for 'largest-scale trade war'

As tariffs strike, China blames U.S. for 'largest-scale trade war'

China's said it was "forced to make a necessary counterattack " to a U.S. tariff hike on Chinese goods but gave no immediate details of possible retaliation. Federal Reserve . "No one wins in a ...

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Micron says China ban unfair but won't hurt revenue

Micron says China ban unfair but won't hurt revenue

This time, though, it's in court for a different reason: It has accused United States rival Micron of infringing its patents on memory technology, and has been granted an early win in the form of a ...

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New Brunswick's economy bled 1,100 jobs in June, pushed unemployment rate up

Compared to a year ago, the labour force is up by 5,900 and the number of people employed is up by 4,900. The growing optimism that people can find work suggested that the 9-year old US economic exp...

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China trade battle kicks off; markets take it in stride

China trade battle kicks off; markets take it in stride

Ahead of the tariffs, Chinese state media published a series of editorials criticising the USA and emphasising the country's readiness for a trade war. "If we can seize our own market, we will be less...

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Rest of whiskey storage warehouse collapses in Kentucky

Rest of whiskey storage warehouse collapses in Kentucky

The aftermath following the collapse of the remainder of a whiskey warehouse at the Barton 1792 Distillery in Bardstown, Kentucky July 4, 2018 . Environmental damage from several gallons of spilled...

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Ottawa eager to restart NAFTA talks, even if Trump’s in no rush

Ottawa eager to restart NAFTA talks, even if Trump’s in no rush

Punitive levies on dozens of American products in retaliation for U-S tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum are set to kick in today and will impact things such as ketchup, coffee and even playing ...

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China pushes back against yuan slide, pledges stability

China pushes back against yuan slide, pledges stability

Also muddying trade relations between the world's two largest economies was a Chinese court ruling that temporarily barred USA chipmaker Micron Technology Inc from selling some of its main products in...

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At The Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest

At The Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest

Seattle-based Erik "The Red" Denmark also participated and ate 21.5 hot dogs, finishing tied for 18th place. Or, if you're Tucson's Michelle Lesco, 28 of them. Eric Gonzalez, the Brooklyn district a...

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Gas prices are up and OPEC ‘doing little to help’

Gas prices are up and OPEC ‘doing little to help’

USA crude futures CLc1 were up 19 cents at $74.33 a barrel, within sight of Tuesday's 3-1/2-year high above $75 a barrel. US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures were down 16 cents, or 0.2 ...

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Rouhani Says US Pressure to Stop Iranian Oil May Effect Regional Exports

Rouhani Says US Pressure to Stop Iranian Oil May Effect Regional Exports

West Texas Intermediate crude for August delivery rose 19 cents to $74.33 per barrel when trading ceased around 1 p.m. on the New York Mercantile Exchange, holding near a three-year, intraday high o...

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Coinbase Launches Custody Service, Plans for Asia Release

Coinbase Launches Custody Service, Plans for Asia Release

According to Coinbase representative, the exchange has been talking with the regulators to ensure compliance. Coinbase plans to expand their services from the U.S. Coinbase is certainly expandi...

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Washington blocks China Mobile from U.S. market

Washington blocks China Mobile from U.S. market

The Federal Communications Commission should deny China Mobile's application, submitted in 2011, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration said in a filing distributed by em...

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Cabinet clears MSP increase, highest-ever for paddy crop

Cabinet clears MSP increase, highest-ever for paddy crop

The new MSP rates will ensure that farmers get at least 150 per cent of the cost of production for each crop estimated by the Commission for Agricultural Prices and Production (CACP), a promise made...

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How to Watch Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Live Online

How to Watch Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Live Online

Nathan's Famous hot dog brand turns 100 this Memorial Day weekend. Joey Chestnut and the world's other top competitive eaters are chasing more than just bragging rights at the 2018 Nathan's Hot...

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European Union to Trump: Look at services when griping about trade deficit

European Union to Trump: Look at services when griping about trade deficit

He declined to confirm whether Chinese travel agencies had been told to reduce travel groups to the U.S., but the state-owned China Travel Service has quietly pulled ads about USA trips from its web...

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Trump on trade: European Union 'possibly as bad as China'

Trump on trade: European Union 'possibly as bad as China'

On Monday, the country's largest business group launched an online campaign against President Donald Trump's hardline stance on trade, which his press secretary described as a way to "create a fai...

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Holiday flights could be hit as Ryanair pilots back strike

The union, which said 94 of the 95 ballots returned were in favour of industrial action, has advised Ryanair that it will notify it of additional strike days in due course but also remains available a...

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China's HNA Chairman Wang dies in France after falling from a wall

China's HNA Chairman Wang dies in France after falling from a wall

Chinese business and finance magazine Caixin , cited "people close to Wang" as saying he fell from a high place near Avignon. Chinese tycoon Wang Jian has died in France in freakish circumstances w...

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Report Claims Hyundai Is Considering A Bid To Buy Fiat Chrysler

Report Claims Hyundai Is Considering A Bid To Buy Fiat Chrysler

With FCA looking at an impending CEO change (Sergio Marchionne is set to step down in April of next year), stock prices may experience some form of movement following the transition. However, they con...

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ZTE allowed to resume business as U.S. temporarily lifts ban

That permission lasts through August 1. As part of its settlement agreement reached in June with US authorities, ZTE had promised to radically overhaul its management. ZTE seemingly had little hope of...

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Tory cries of ‘blackmail’ as Rees-Mogg ‘threatens’ May over Brexit

Tory cries of ‘blackmail’ as Rees-Mogg ‘threatens’ May over Brexit

Peel, a Tory leader in the 1840s, went against his manifesto and the majority of the party by backing the abolition of punitive tariffs installed by the "Corn Laws". Nicholas Soames, grandson of WWII ...

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Netflix may add an even more expensive 'Ultra' streaming tier

Netflix may add an even more expensive 'Ultra' streaming tier

Currently, the company offers three different tiers, starting at $7.99 per month and maxing out at $13.99. Known as Ultra, the new tier would allow four devices to receive Ultra HD video and audio s...

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Oil jumps as market anticipates USA sanctions on Iran

Oil jumps as market anticipates USA sanctions on Iran

Khalid al-Falih the Saudi Energy Minister, told CNN's John Defterios in an interview at the latest OPEC meeting that the demands by major consuming nations would be met, but he didn't expect the kin...

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Washington moves to block China Mobile from US market

Some seven years after the company asked the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for a license to carry voice traffic in and out of the US -something that would require connecting USA telecoms net...

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Kawhi Leonard Ask Includes Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma, More

Kawhi Leonard Ask Includes Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma, More

Reportedly , the Lakers weren't interested in Cousins. Fans in OH, meanwhile, are looking to move forward: James' jersey sales have plunged by 40 percent in the Cavs' team shop at Quicken Loans Ar...

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Donald Trump mocked over FART Act on trade

The Axios report says most of the Trump officials who worked up the proposal think it's unrealistic, and that has led to speculation that staffers gave it the unfortunate acronym on goal, notes ...

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Saudi says ready to pump more oil to balance market

On Monday, Brent oil prices were around 1 percent lower but not far from $79 per barrel as analysts have warned of thin global spare capacity to offset potential supply disruptions. Trump's suggestion...

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China presses Europe for anti-US alliance on trade

China presses Europe for anti-US alliance on trade

The Reuters report notes that China's tariffs against the us, imposed in retaliation to Trump's enforcement of duties on Chinese goods, have already negatively affected BMW. Assuming counter-mea...

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Doubts raised over Merkel compromise on border controls

Doubts raised over Merkel compromise on border controls

The leadership of Merkel's party on Sunday night approved a resolution stating that "turning people back unilaterally would be the wrong signal to our European partners". The most important factor for...

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How will Mexico's new president shake up NAFTA negotiations?

How will Mexico's new president shake up NAFTA negotiations?

Amlo, a 64-year-old leftist who trounced opponents in Sunday's vote , was repeating an undertaking made on several occasions during his historic campaign - one of several promises created to bolster ...

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Leaked Document Shows Trump Wants To Destroy WTO Relationship

The act would allow Trump to ignore the WTO's " most favored nation" principle, which stops countries trading on different terms with different trading partners unless they have a formal trade agreem...

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Walmart boycott: Calls mount over 'Impeach Trump' items

Walmart boycott: Calls mount over 'Impeach Trump' items

As recently as Tuesday morning, the Bentonville, Ark. -based company was selling a line of adult t-shirts and baby onesies emblazoned with the slogan; as a result, supporters of President Trump are ...

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Dutch Prime Minister Not Playing Trump's Game

Dutch Prime Minister Not Playing Trump's Game

Trump was meeting with Rutte in the Oval Office, where the two leaders were expected to discuss next week's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meetings in Brussels. Trump referred to upcoming discussi...

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Gas prices are steady now, but how long will it last?

Gas prices are steady now, but how long will it last?

With Fourth of July falling in the middle of the week on Wednesday, the millions of Michiganders hitting the road for holiday travel could spend a little more than expected at this time last week. In ...

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Trump courts rivals of Harley-Davidson after it says production moving

Trump courts rivals of Harley-Davidson after it says production moving

The U.S.is where the Action is! The White House had no immediate comment. The Milwaukee-based manufacturer that Trump had praised as "a true American icon" past year plans to shift some production out...

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Lyft Buys Company Behind Citi Bike, Announces Lyft Bikes

Lyft Buys Company Behind Citi Bike, Announces Lyft Bikes

Other Motivate contracts are Ford GoBike in San Francisco, Divvy in Chicago, Blue Bikes in Boston, Biketown in Portland , CoGo in Columbus and Nice Ride in Minneapolis. 281 crores) to be the corpor...

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Mexico election: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador wins presidential vote

Investors have always been expecting a victory by Lopez Obrador, who held double-digit leads in polls for months. US President Donald Trump congratulated Lopez Obrador, writing on Twitter that "th...

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