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Lawyer defending ex-Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn resigns

Lawyer defending ex-Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn resigns

The 64-year-old is now in a detention centre in Japan awaiting trial for alleged financial misconduct at Renault's affiliate Nissan. A further negative impact is expected this year, the company said...

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What Amazon Buying Eero Could Mean for Consumers

What Amazon Buying Eero Could Mean for Consumers

The companies didn't disclose the purchase price Monday when they announced the acquisition . "We are incredibly impressed with the eero team and how quickly they invented a WiFi solution that ...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says She’s Fine With Sitting President Who Smokes Weed

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says She’s Fine With Sitting President Who Smokes Weed

Gates also weighed in on ideas that Sen. Ocasio-Cortez's plan is just one of many emerging proposals to force the wealthy to pay more. Sen. 'We can be more progressive without really threatenin...

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JPMorgan unveils new JPM ‘digital coin’ that uses blockchain tech

JPMorgan unveils new JPM ‘digital coin’ that uses blockchain tech

The news will however not encourage retail investors because unlike bitcoin, only big institutional clients of JP Morgan who have undergone regulatory checks, such as corporations, banks and broker-...

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Amazon ditches NY headquarters

Amazon ditches NY headquarters

Amazon's headquarters would have been located in Gianaris' district, but he became the fiercest critic of its $3 billion in subsidies and tax breaks. Amazon now employs more than 5,000 people across...

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Tesla releases Sentry Mode protection against break-ins

Tesla releases Sentry Mode protection against break-ins

To enable Dog Mode, tap the fan icon at the bottom of the touchscreen when your vehicle is parked. "Dog Mode" allows drivers to set a cabin temperature to keep canines comfortable-and, importantly, ...

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New round of China-US trade talks starts in Beijing

New round of China-US trade talks starts in Beijing

Both sides are trying to reach a deal before March 1, when Mr Trump has scheduled a surge in tariffs, from 10 per cent to 25 per cent, on $US200 billion ($282 billion) worth of Chinese imports. She al...

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Airbus to halt A380 superjumbo production as sales stall

Airbus to halt A380 superjumbo production as sales stall

Around 3,000 to 3,500 jobs are now at risk. However concerns over the future of the superjumbo began to appear and in 2016 Airbus announced a drastic cut in production, reducing the build rate by ...

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Mnuchin hopes for 'productive' trade meetings in China

Mnuchin hopes for 'productive' trade meetings in China

Chinese officials expressed tentative optimism about making a breakthrough in its trade dispute with the United States as the two sides resumed talks. The US labelled the Chinese warship's actions u...

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Nigeria’s crude oil production falls to 1.999m bpd

Nigeria’s crude oil production falls to 1.999m bpd

Analysts said markets are tightening amid voluntary production cuts led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and because of USA sanctions on Venezuela and Iran. Hopes of a...

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Lufthansa sues passenger for using 'hidden city' travel hack

Lufthansa sues passenger for using 'hidden city' travel hack

Airlines are upset about playing games with their customers, specially when they're not always succeeding sucking more money from a passenger. "No law is broken when a passenger decides not to take a ...

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Huawei Blamed As Things Go From Bad To Worse For Apple

Huawei Blamed As Things Go From Bad To Worse For Apple

Apple investors have been anxious about sales in China since the company last month lowered guidance for the quarter due to economic pressures in the region and weak iPhone sales. The company ha...

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Tencent reportedly set to invest 150 million US dollars in Reddit

Tencent reportedly set to invest 150 million US dollars in Reddit

Some media later suggested that the investment created "a great deal of confusion", as Reddit is now blocked in China. The site boasts that, on average, more than 330 million people use it each mo...

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Oil up almost two percent on Saudi and OPEC cuts

Oil up almost two percent on Saudi and OPEC cuts

The group made a strong start to the strategy, slashing output by 930,000 bopd to the lowest in nearly four years, the IEA said. Exports would fall in March to 6.9 million bpd, according to the arti...

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Retail inflation at 19-month low in January; December industrial growth subdued

January's data is an indication that inflation , which is little over 2 percent, is very close to the central bank's lower tolerance level of inflation at 2 percent. "Morgan Stanley expects the USA c...

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Man disguises himself in 'Scream' mask to accept $158.4 million lotto check

Man disguises himself in 'Scream' mask to accept $158.4 million lotto check

Campbell , won the jackpot after buying a Super Lotto ticket for JMD200 ($1.5 or P77), as per St. Lucia News Online on February 6. Jamaican law states that lottery winners have to pick up thei...

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Trudeau cabinet minister resigns amid controversy

Trudeau cabinet minister resigns amid controversy

Newly appointed Veterans Affairs Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould signs a book after Trudeau's cabinet shuffle, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, January 14, 2019. And on Wednesday the justice committee will d...

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Activision Blizzard Reportedly Planning Massive Layoffs - Battle Royale

Activision Blizzard Reportedly Planning Massive Layoffs - Battle Royale

Riverhead Cap Limited Co stated it has 0.04% in Activision Blizzard, Inc . On Monday, October 15 Barclays Capital upgraded Activision Blizzard, Inc . Since February 12, 2018 ATVI has declined 22.2...

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QuadrigaCX given Creditor Protection; could seal-up $190 million owed

QuadrigaCX given Creditor Protection; could seal-up $190 million owed

The 30-year-old Cotten reportedly died suddenly from Crohn's disease while in India on December 9 last year. Stockholders in QuadrigaCX , Canada's largest cryptocurrency exchange , were incompeten...

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Coke launches new flavor

Coke launches new flavor

The new flavor will also come in a Zero Sugar version. "What we realized is that we had a diamond in the rough when we looked at our flavors portfolio". Cherry Coke is going to have some new competi...

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January unemployment edges up nationwide but unchanged in Victoria, Stats Canada

January unemployment edges up nationwide but unchanged in Victoria, Stats Canada

The average year-over-year wage growth of permanent employees - a figure closely watched by the central bank - was 1.8 percent in January, up slightly from 1.5 percent in December. He credited recent ...

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Aston Martin announces Lagonda All-Terrain concept for Geneva

Aston Martin announces Lagonda All-Terrain concept for Geneva

Aston Martin said a year ago it will pitch Lagonda as a more modern equivalent of Rolls-Royce to attract a new type of customer from markets such as China. The plan is transform the brand into a te...

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New Brunswick adds 3,600 jobs in January, pushing unemployment rate down

Overall, employment gains were driven entirely by private sector employees while the number of self-employed decreased. Consider that in October 2008, 73.3 per cent of the population was in the work...

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Here’s Everywhere You Can Score Deals for National Pizza Day 2019

Here’s Everywhere You Can Score Deals for National Pizza Day 2019

For National Pizza Day order two pepperoni pizzas for just $10 when you place an order online . Here's what you've got to do: Post a photo alongside a thank you note to pizza on your social media cha...

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Fire Extinguished At Automated Complex Of Britain's Ocado

Fire Extinguished At Automated Complex Of Britain's Ocado

A spokesperson told TWinFM: "Since our last update, the Fire Brigade has continued to work to bring the fire at Andover under control". This comes after a risk of a toxic release or a large cylinder...

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Amazon drops huge chunk of change on self-driving auto tech

Amazon drops huge chunk of change on self-driving auto tech

Chris Urmson, the chief executive, was an early leader of the driverless-car project launched within Google that has since become Waymo , now widely seen as the first robotaxi business to emerge. E...

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Facebook told to gather less data in Germany

Facebook told to gather less data in Germany

The German Federal Cartel Office has ruled that Facebook is abusing its market power . The FCO concluded, however, that Facebook's data collection through non-Facebook services violated the ...

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Amazon reportedly reconsidering NY location amid growing resistance movement

Amazon reportedly reconsidering NY location amid growing resistance movement

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who campaigned against the subsidy package, celebrated the news that Amazon may be reconsidering the whole deal. "No one knows for sure if (the article) is true, a...

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Donald Trump Mocks Jeff Bezos Over His Divorce

Donald Trump Mocks Jeff Bezos Over His Divorce

In a now-trending tweet , Trump sarcastically referred to the richest man alive as " Jeff Bozo", seemingly alluding to a fictional clown character, which was popular in the USA in 1960s. In a jaw-dr...

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Tata Motors net loss widens to ₹26,993 crore on JLR woes

Tata Motors net loss widens to ₹26,993 crore on JLR woes

Tata Motors shares were down 15 per cent at Rs 155.40 as of 9:38 am. Daimler AG and BMW AG reduced profit forecasts a year ago amid pressures from the US-China trade war that's hit auto demand, while...

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