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Google has been secretly tracking your offline purchases with help from Mastercard

Google has been secretly tracking your offline purchases with help from Mastercard

If there's a match, Google provides feedback to the advertiser. It's unclear if these account holders are impacted by the multi-million dollar Mastercard deal. The data only applies to people who are ...

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Trump Jokes That Sanders Had 'Nervous Breakdown' Over His McCain Comments

Trump Jokes That Sanders Had 'Nervous Breakdown' Over His McCain Comments

During the president's interview with Bloomberg , he spoke about a variety of subjects, including tariffs, China and trade. Trump told Bloomberg on Thursday that he and McCain "had our disagreeme...

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Yahoo Finance enables cryptocurrency trading

Yahoo Finance enables cryptocurrency trading

BriaCoin (BRIA) traded up 18.8% against the dollar and now trades at $0.57 or 0.00008207 BTC . Sequence (SEQ) traded 8.6% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0629 or 0.00000903 BTC . You...

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Australia push economic ties, trade deal soon

Australia push economic ties, trade deal soon

Australia was the 14th-biggest buyer of Indonesian exports in 2017, while Indonesia is Australia's 13th-largest trading partner, with Australia putting two-way trade at A$16.4 billion (US$12 billion) ...

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Top Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) Shareholders For June

Top Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) Shareholders For June

There is no guarantee that when share prices reach a 52 week low, the stock will begin to trade higher - it could break down to an even lower level. Capital Research Global Investors owns $3.09 billio...

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How major U.S. stock indexes fared Thursday

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Thursday

The latest comments by Canadian officials, expressing concerns that a deal won't be met by the end of Friday also seems to have forced bullish investors to stay on the sidelines. Tesla Inc was on it...

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BlackRock voted to replace Tesla's Musk with independent chairman

BlackRock voted to replace Tesla's Musk with independent chairman

Gaby Toledano's leave, which Tesla said was at her request, is on the heels of the departure of chief engineer Doug Field, who decamped for Apple earlier this summer after he too took a leave of ab...

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After Bitcoin Futures, CBOE Announces Ether Futures By End of 2018

As CCN reported , many analysts including researchers at the U.S. Federal Reserve attributed the start of the cryptocurrency market decline to heavy shorting in bitcoin futures markets. The platfor...

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Democrats Call for In-N-Out Boycott Over Donation to GOP

Democrats Call for In-N-Out Boycott Over Donation to GOP

Mr. Bauman's reaction came shortly after writer Gabe Schneider of Rewire News shared records of In-N-Out Burger's $25,000 to the California Republican Party . In-N-Out also donated $30,000 to the C...

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KFC could pay you to name your baby after Colonel Sanders

KFC could pay you to name your baby after Colonel Sanders

The fried-chicken behemoth was displeased that the name Harland ranked only 3,257 among the most common baby names in America. Harland, which means "meadow of the hares", hasn't been in the top 1,00...

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Argentina hikes interest rates to 60% - world's highest - as peso plummets

Argentina hikes interest rates to 60% - world's highest - as peso plummets

Instead, Macri's admission that there was a "lack of confidence in the markets" about Argentina's ability to finance its deficit next year sowed panic among investors. The government expects A...

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Trump cancels pay raise for federal workers

Trump cancels pay raise for federal workers

Trump put the cost of the raises associated with high-cost areas at $ 25 billion . The pay freeze was also criticized by Rep. The House version of the bill did not include such an increase, and s...

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Trump says he could link cap gains taxes to inflation

Trump says he could link cap gains taxes to inflation

China is a thorn, per US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, who views China's 2001 entry into the body as a mistake . Trump said on Thursday that he could pull out of the WTO, potentially un...

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Canada NAFTA Talks Will Resume Wednesday Despite Break Off

Canada NAFTA Talks Will Resume Wednesday Despite Break Off

Despite some contentious issues still on the table, the increasingly positive tone contrasted with U.S. President Donald Trump's harsh criticism of Canada in recent weeks, raising hopes that the yea...

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Coca-Cola to buy Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion

Coca-Cola to buy Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion

And after years of jokes about a Starbucks on every corner, it's said it will close about 150 company-operated stores in densely penetrated US markets next fiscal year. Coke is the biggest shareho...

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Ford Won't Sell the Focus Active in America Thanks to Trump's Tariffs

Galhotra also said the company assembles 15 percent of the cars it sells in the U.S.in Canada and Mexico. The automaker announced the decision on Friday, saying that the previously imposed tariffs o...

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Trump rejects European Union offer to eliminate vehicle tariffs

Trump rejects European Union offer to eliminate vehicle tariffs

He also warned that he could pull the United States out of the World Trade Organisation. A number of the European lawmakers were fierce critics of a planned EU-U.S. The European Union remains at odd...

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At 8.2%, GDP grows at its quickest pace in 2 years

At 8.2%, GDP grows at its quickest pace in 2 years

But, not the government, which now expected that even its projections of up to 7.5 per cent growth in FY19 may be crossed. On Wednesday, India's central bank said economic growth was expected to a...

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Warren Buffett buys stake in company behind India's Paytm digital payment brand

Warren Buffett buys stake in company behind India's Paytm digital payment brand

Berkshire has traditionally been very selective in the tech space, with Buffett stating recently that he was wrong for not having invested in companies such as Google and Amazon. "Its more probable ...

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Another one bites the dust: Panasonic set to move headquarters to Amsterdam

Beyond the ongoing uncertainty, the particular thorny issue highlighted by the CEO of Panasonic Europe is the UK's stated plan to " gradually lower its 20 per cent corporate tax rate to retain multina...

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Trump cancels pay raises for federal employees, including 75,500 in Washington

Trump cancels pay raises for federal employees, including 75,500 in Washington

Trump addressed the decision to forgo the pay increase in a letter to House and Senate leaders on Thursday, saying, "We must maintain efforts to put our Nation on a fiscally sustainable course, and ...

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Argentina's interest rate hiked to 60% to counter currency woes

It estimates gross domestic product will contract by 1% next year, compared with previous expectations for a 3% expansion. As part of the deal, Argentina's government pledged to speed up plans to redu...

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Dyson to Invest in Six Test Tracks for Its Electric Car Program

Dyson to Invest in Six Test Tracks for Its Electric Car Program

In all, Dyson expects to invest a whopping £550million in the 750-acre former RAF base, on which it will also build a sports centre, café and visitor centre where Joe Public can learn about its wares....

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Federal Court of Appeal quashes approval of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

Federal Court of Appeal quashes approval of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

The ruling requires the energy board to conduct a new review -which the court suggests could be kept short - and means the government will have to redo part of its consultation with Indigenous group...

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Tesla auto flies more than 100 feet through the air

Tesla auto flies more than 100 feet through the air

Just like a scene out of the movies, the auto can be seen flying in the air, like lightning. The Tesla skidded after landing, and eventually hit a tree in a parking lot. Barrie Police said that a 4...

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Turkish lira firms as markets reopen with eye on USA row

Turkish lira firms as markets reopen with eye on USA row

Albayrak, speaking at a news conference after meeting his French counterpart Bruno Le Maire in Paris, used the opportunity to take aim at the United States and to highlight Ankara's push for better ti...

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JetBlue Raises Baggage Fees To $30

JetBlue Raises Baggage Fees To $30

However, JetBlue passengers who hold the JetBlue Plus Card can still get one free checked bag on their flights. Arthur said the changes do not apply to customers purchasing Economy Flex and Econom...

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Canadian dollar mixed as NAFTA deal gets closer

Canadian dollar mixed as NAFTA deal gets closer

Moreover, traders might also refrain from placing any aggressive bets and prefer to wait on the sidelines ahead of today's release of the monthly Canadian GDP growth figures. An agreement was reported...

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Uber to move from cars to e-bikes for shorter trips

Uber to move from cars to e-bikes for shorter trips

The bikes have built-in locks that don't require a dock and cost a few dollars for a half-hour. Ahead of Uber's highly anticipated IPO , Mr Khosrowshahi said investors had to be aware that short-te...

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Facebook Watch arrives in Australia offering an alternative to YouTube

Facebook Watch arrives in Australia offering an alternative to YouTube

All shows on Facebook Watch are original and only available to Facebook users. Along with today's announcement, Facebook is also expanding its Ad Breaks program so more creators can make m...

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