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1 in 5 United Kingdom firms hit by cyber attacks a year ago

1 in 5 United Kingdom firms hit by cyber attacks a year ago

Larger firms - defined as those with over 100 staff - were more likely to be attacked than smaller counterparts, said the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), which surveyed 1,200 companies. Firms th...

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Iran Calls for Setting Commission to Investigate Alleged Syria Chemical Attack

As top USA and Russian representatives raged against each other in public, their planning for the Moscow trip has continued without issue, said the officials, who weren't authorized to discuss private...

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Lloyds, Microsoft announce Windows 10 partnership

Lloyds, Microsoft announce Windows 10 partnership

LLOY has been the topic of a number of other research reports. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Lloyds Banking Group plc now shows a Weekly Performance of -1.55%, where Monthly Performance ...

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Turkey rejects European Union call for referendum probe

Opposition parties, the Turkish bar association and the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe monitoring group have said the referendum fell short of worldwide standards. Turkey will act...

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Tesco to sell opticians business to Vision Express

Tesco to sell opticians business to Vision Express

The acquisition incorporates Tesco Optician's network of 209 stores across the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, bringing the total number of Vision Express outlets to 598. Should the sale go th...

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Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. Sells 610 Shares of Williams Companies Inc (WMB)

Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. Sells 610 Shares of Williams Companies Inc (WMB)

Scopia Capital Management LP bought a new position in shares of Williams Companies during the third quarter worth about $150,561,000. Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ now owns 116,835 shares of...

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NHL PLAYOFFS: Preds pound Blackhawks 5-0; Senators nip Bruins

Win face offs, take quality shots, and get the puck in the net. Chicago has yet to score a goal in the first two games of the series despite outshooting the Predators 59-49. In a wacky game with b...

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Trump Slams Former Presidents Clinton, Obama While Discussing North Korea Policy

Trump Slams Former Presidents Clinton, Obama While Discussing North Korea Policy

North Korea paraded its intercontinental ballistic missiles in a massive military display over the weekend, with ruler Kim Jong Un looking on with delight as his nation flaunted its increasingly sophi...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 First Look at Leaked Picture

As confirmed by Axios by a Samsung representative , it seems that Samsung will not be launching Bixby Voice with the Galaxy S8. Samsung claims that Bixby will be able to support nearly every ...

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US President Trump Signs "Buy American, Hire American" Order

While visiting a tool manufacturer in the Midwestern state of Wisconsin, Trump said: "We don't have a level field for [American] workers". "The H-1B visa program is commonly discussed as being f...

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AB Foods profit jump driven by sugar rebound and a strong Primark

AB Foods profit jump driven by sugar rebound and a strong Primark

ABF gained more than 3% in early London trading to change hand at 2,804 pence each and rise into positive territory for the year for the fist time. In the six months ended March 4, AB Foods recorded...

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Australia scraps visa for skilled foreign workers

Australia scraps visa for skilled foreign workers

The programme allows businesses to employ foreign workers for up to four years in skilled jobs for which there is shortage of Australian workers. It comes after Australian said last month that...

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Poonam Pandey claims Google banned her new app; downloads are happening nonetheless

Poonam Pandey claims Google banned her new app; downloads are happening nonetheless

She also tweeted, "I guess people are not complaining about the playboy app, but they are complaining about #ThepoonamPandeyApp ". I see many adult magazines on Play Store and App Store. She further ...

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General Electric's 1Q17: Are Analysts' Revenue Estimates Right

Equity research analysts have given opinions on where they foresees the stock level. Wolfe Research downgraded shares of Portland General Electric Company from a market perform rating to an underperfo...

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Celtics expect Isaiah Thomas to play in Game 2 against Bulls

WEEI's Mike Petraglia and Josue Pavon discuss a 111-97 loss to Chicago that leaves the Celtics in an 0-2 hole headed to Chicago. James conveyed his sympathy after Monday morning's shootaround before...

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GOP senator knocks Trump's trips to Mar-a-Lago

GOP senator knocks Trump's trips to Mar-a-Lago

Trump in January of 2012. So while Eric Trump wants us to believe that the president's time on the golf course is an innocent matter of foreign diplomacy , it's not so easy to pull the wool ove...

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Trump hosts thousands at White House for Easter Egg Roll

First lady Melania Trump may have had to give her husband, President Donald Trump, a subtle nudge to remind him to put his hand over his heart during the National Anthem at the annual White House Eas...

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Cancelled Johnson's visit demonstrates misunderstanding of Syrian situation-ministry

When reports of chemical attacks in Syria first surfaced, former President Barack Obama said the use of those weapons would invoke a US response. Johnson condemned Russia's continued defense of As...

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Westwood Holdings Group Inc. Has $204.116 Million Stake in Wells Fargo & Co

Westwood Holdings Group Inc. Has $204.116 Million Stake in Wells Fargo & Co

Coconut Grove Bank boosted its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Co by 54.9% in the third quarter. Arena has granted the underwriters a 30 day option to purchase up to 9,000,000 additional shares of ...

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Workers plug Alaska North Slope oil well that leaked gas

Two leaks have been discovered as of Saturday afternoon, "The top leak was misting oil in conjunction with releasing natural gas", according to the report . North Slope production was up to 565,0...

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New Jersey halts payments to Amtrak after train derailments

New Jersey halts payments to Amtrak after train derailments

Amtrak said Thursday it expected to have all 21 tracks at Penn Station operating Friday morning . Moorman says Amtrak is reviewing its maintenance practices and is also launching an investigation w...

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43 killed as bus falls into river

43 killed as bus falls into river

The bus skidded off the mountainous road and fell into Tons river. Bus no is United Kingdom 16 PA 0045. The police, along with medical and rescue teams, has been mobilised from Sirmaur and Shimla ...

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Countries should help those hurt by free trade

Countries should help those hurt by free trade

The report also acknowledges that while bilateral and regional trade deals have a role to play, a strong global trading system based on the WTO is critical: "Strong, well-enforced trade rules help t...

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Australia to redesign visa program for skilled migrants

Australia to redesign visa program for skilled migrants

The Immigration Minister Peter Dutton said there would be a grandfathering arrangement for current visa holders and the changes would prevent the "open-ended" nature of the scheme. "If they fail to me...

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RCA Inspiration Garners Top Gospel Nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards

RCA Inspiration Garners Top Gospel Nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards

And their final nod came in the Top Rock Tour category, where they square off against Coldplay and Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band. Twenty One Pilots are flying high with 17 nominations,...

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Nuclear war 'always' a concern with North Korea

But it would not arrive until next week at the earliest given the vast distance. The tests are taking place over the Pacific because that's where the test ranges are large enough to accommodate them. ...

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President Trump congratulates his Turkish counterpart

President Trump congratulates his Turkish counterpart

While relations between the European Union and Turkey have been deteriorating for months, the result of the Turkish vote will likely only widen the growing political and cultural distance between the ...

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Burberry Posts Slower Sales Growth, Keeps Full-Year Profit Target In Place

But comparable sales growth rose just 2 percent in the fourth quarter, below an analyst forecast of 3-4 percent growth, and below a third-quarter rise of 3 percent. Burberry attributed its performance...

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Royal Mail: Pension closure plan sparks industrial action threat

Royal Mail: Pension closure plan sparks industrial action threat

Royal Mail says its scheme, which is now in surplus, costs £400m a year. 'We have concluded that there is no affordable solution to keeping the plan open in its current form, ' Royal Mail said. "W...

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Plug Power Inc. (PLUG), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Plug Power Inc. (PLUG), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

During the past year Exxon Mobil's shares have increased by 0% from 0.00 to 81.56. The company is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Friday, April 28t...

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