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Computer Safety Tips as Cyber Attacks Continue

Computer Safety Tips as Cyber Attacks Continue

The tools behind the cyber attack allegedly belonged to the US National Security Agency. "Repeatedly, exploits in the hands of governments have leaked into the public domain and caused widespread dama...

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Watch a teenage Mark Zuckerberg find out he got accepted into Harvard

Watch a teenage Mark Zuckerberg find out he got accepted into Harvard

Before Mark Zuckerberg was the fifth-richest person on earth and one of the most powerful CEOs, he was a teenager who aspired to study at Harvard. He joined Harvard in 2002 and dropped out in 2004. Me...

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Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia Commit to Oil Cuts Through Next Year

West Texas Intermediate price was up more than 3% to $49.36. Surging U.S. output has raised concern that the cuts are failing to reduce a glut. At the same time, Brent crude oil futures were up 0...

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Rehmann Capital Advisory Group Has $394000 Position in Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D raised its position in Colgate-Palmolive Company by 43.8% in the third quarter. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. The original version of this article c...

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White House knew sacked adviser was under investigation

White House knew sacked adviser was under investigation

Chaffetz has demanded that the Federal Bureau of Investigation turn over Comey's memos. Yahoo News reported Thursday that Flynn announced at a dinner in late April: "I just got a message from the ...

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Snap earnings lag amid $2.2 billion loss

Snap earnings lag amid $2.2 billion loss

I use US and Canada because that's where Snap's target market appears to be. Beating so easily early on didn't help Twitter much in the long run, as its user growth problems, which were already ap...

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Dow Jones Drops By 300 Points As Trump Remains Embroiled In Controversy

Dow Jones Drops By 300 Points As Trump Remains Embroiled In Controversy

The S&P 500 bank sub-sector was down 4.5 percent while the broader financial sector sank 3.4 per cent, led by a 6.2 percent decline in Bank of America stocks and a 4 percent drop for JPMorgan . T...

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American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:AMID) Gross Margin Score Update

American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:AMID) Gross Margin Score Update

The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, October 19 by Citigroup. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Thursday, February 18 by RBC Capital Markets. $351,350 worth of Magellan Midstream Partners, ...

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Gander Mountain closes stores nationwide

Gander Mountain closes stores nationwide

Lemonis indicated in a May 6 tweet that the Tyler store would not be closing. He says some stores will be stocked with new merchandise and continue to operate under the Gander Mountain brand. Campin...

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Medical examiner confirms media speculation on Chris Cornell's cause of death

Soundgarden parted ways in 1997 but Cornell didn't stay solo for long, forming his second supergroup, Audioslave with Rage Against the Machine alumni Tom Morello, Brad Wilk and Tim Commerford. Co...

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Gold Shines as Trump's Mounting West Wing Troubles Buffet Dollar

Gold Shines as Trump's Mounting West Wing Troubles Buffet Dollar

Gold surged almost 2 percent on Wednesday, its biggest one-day jump since Britain voted to exit the European Union in June, on reports that U.S. President Trump had tried to intervene in an investigat...

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No laptop ban extension on Europe-US flights - for now

The new laptop ban would work like the current one from the Middle East, except that it would affect all flights from Europe to the U.S. "Given the risk of fire from these devices when they are dama...

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Amazon Adds Touchscreen And Video Calling To Echo

With Echo Show customers can say, " Alexa , show the baby's room" and have the feed from an Internet connected camera, like Arlo , display on Echo Show . It's now available on the Amazon site for ...

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Brazil's President Denies Backing Bribe to Silence Ex-lawmaker

Brazil's President Denies Backing Bribe to Silence Ex-lawmaker

The columnist who reported the bombshell claims clarified on Thursday that he had not personally heard the recording, but that it was described to him "in the most detail possible". "The government ...

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Democrats call for Donald Trump's impeachment on US House floor

I have said on previous occasions, and do now say again, the President should be impeached. "Barely a day goes by without a Trump scandal, but money talks, and punters are becoming increasingly co...

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Pro-EU Liberal Democrats promise new Brexit vote

I believed passionately that our children would have a brighter future if Britain remained in the European Union. Tim Farron's Liberal Democrats have launched their election plans with a commitment ...

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Wells Fargo says agrees with Buffett and is fixing its problems

Wells Fargo says agrees with Buffett and is fixing its problems

The proposal on political contributions, which won less than 11 percent of votes cast, was similar to proposals offered at many companies and came from Clean Yield Asset Management on behalf of shareh...

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Chevrolet to pull out of India, South Africa

Chevrolet to pull out of India, South Africa

Chevrolet is the sixth most exported passenger vehicle out of India . The decision follows a comprehensive review of future product plans for GM India and is part of a series of actions taken by ...

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Kuwait adds to growing consensus on OPEC oil output deal extension

James Woods, investment analyst at Rivkin Securities, said world oil supplies would probably remain plentiful, even if OPEC extended the production cuts. Putin, speaking in Beijing, said extending the...

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Nevada likely to become second state to require police body cameras

Nevada likely to become second state to require police body cameras

This bill is a major step forward in building a more equal and inclusive state'. Legislative attorneys have said that, based on court rulings in other states, the law will not limit licensed therapi...

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US admiral: North Korea's action 'recipe for disaster'

US admiral: North Korea's action 'recipe for disaster'

Haley spoke positively when asked whether China would support the Security Council's aims to strengthen and extend sanctions aimed to hit North Korea. U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Wood said China was k...

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Trump reports weigh on global stocks and the dollar

In a separate report on Tuesday, the Commerce Department said housing starts dropped 2.6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.17 million units, the lowest level in five months and below expectat...

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More US Republicans back independent probe of Trump-Russia ties

Rep. Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., noted at the press conference that Speaker of the House Paul Ryan could speed up the process of establishing an independent commission, but such a move seems unlikely, as ear...

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Praising Macron, Merkel says Germany's hands tied on trade surplus

Addressing his supporters in the grand courtyard of the Louvre, Macron said he would defend France and Europe. Before the French election, a wide coalition of interests, stretching from Beijing to...

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Alibaba beats on revenue, thanks to strong online shopping in China

Alibaba beats on revenue, thanks to strong online shopping in China

Alibaba's purchase last year of Southeast Asian e-commerce company Lazada Group contributed heavily, and the percentage of revenue from global retail operations improved to 5%, up three percentage po...

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United Airlines Could Buy Naming Rights For Memorial Coliseum

United Airlines Could Buy Naming Rights For Memorial Coliseum

In a statement , USC denied the report that a deal has been struck. The Coliseum is now undergoing much-needed renovations that will cost the school $270 million, so the sale is expected to help the...

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Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 4.02 percent

The larger jumbo 30-year fixed slid to 4.08 percent, and the average 15-year fixed mortgage rate dropped to 3.35 percent. It was 3.29 percent a week ago and 2.81 percent a year ago. The 5/1 Adjustable...

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Senate committee wants Comey to testify

Senate committee wants Comey to testify

Subsequent reports by the New York Times revealed that Trump had pressured Comey for loyalty and asked him to curtail the FBI's investigation . Lynch, a member of the House Oversight Committee,...

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Iran's VP quits presidential race in favor of Rouhani

Rouhani became thee 10th Iranian President in August 2013. "I ask all my supporters to contribute their full capacity and support for the success of my brother, Ebrahim Raisi", Qalibaf said in a sta...

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Sources Say Ford Will Cut 10% of Salaried Workers

The automaker said on April 27 when it posted earnings for the first quarter than it was planning to cuts costs by $3 billion. Ford has about 30,000 salaried employees in the United States. On Tuesday...

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