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US automakers slip in reliability

US automakers slip in reliability

Mazda, Subaru and Kia rounded out the top five, followed by Infiniti, Audi, BMW , Mini and Hyundai. GM's Buick, normally a top-10 finisher, tumbled 11 spots to No. Of course, Tesla's not exactly ...

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Text leads to Mega Millions win for Virginia woman

Text leads to Mega Millions win for Virginia woman

Earl Livingston, 87, was en route to a store to buy a Mega Millions lottery ticket when he slipped and fell, breaking his hip, according to NBC10. After seeing she'd won, Hayes texted the group's su...

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Vacuum cleaner company plans to build self-driving cars

Vacuum cleaner company plans to build self-driving cars

Dyson says that Singapore was chosen as the location for the plant due to its proximity to high-growth markets in Asia. Today, the British electric appliance pioneer announced that it is indeed p...

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Cathay Pacific admits to data leak affecting 9.4 million passengers

Cathay Pacific admits to data leak affecting 9.4 million passengers

Shares of Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd slid almost seven per cent to a nine-year low on Thursday after it said data of about 9.4 million passengers of Cathay and its unit, Hong Kong Dragon Airline...

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Rate-raising Fed biggest threat to U.S. growth, says Trump

Rate-raising Fed biggest threat to U.S. growth, says Trump

Before he picked Powell, however, Trump teased the possibility of renominating Yellen , crediting her with helping boost the stock market. "China, the European Union and others have been manipulating...

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Musk hypes Tesla ute, says Model Y coming 2020

Musk hypes Tesla ute, says Model Y coming 2020

In early 2017, the Palo Alto, California-based company announced plans to produce up to 5,000 Model 3s a week by the end of that year. Instead of hitting ~2500 cars per week in November (that's our ey...

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After long losing streak, USA stocks surge on solid earnings

After long losing streak, USA stocks surge on solid earnings

India's Sensex fell almost a percentage point. Shares of the third-most valuable US company jumped 5.3 percent to $107.85. While the USA economy continues to grow, despite trade wars, the same can...

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Look China rich help drive global billionaire wealth to $12.3 trillion

Look China rich help drive global billionaire wealth to $12.3 trillion

China now has the highest concentration of billionaires outside the USA, according to the "Billionaires insight" report released on Friday. Booming stock markets across the globe, higher property ...

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One winning ticket sold in United States for record US$1.6 billion lottery

One winning ticket sold in United States for record US$1.6 billion lottery

The state education lottery announced last night that a winning Mega Millions ticket was sold in the state. "The final total was less than the US$1.6 billion estimate", said Carol Gentry, a spok...

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$1.6bn lottery jackpot won in US

$1.6bn lottery jackpot won in US

If more than one person wins, the jackpots would be divided proportionately, as happened in 2012 with a Mega Millions jackpot of US$656 million, a lottery official said. In South Carolina , Mega...

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai Plays Up U.S. Hiring During Earnings Call

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Plays Up U.S. Hiring During Earnings Call

When Rubin left Google in October of 2014 - the company stayed silent on the sexual misconduct accusation and offered him a $90 million exit package, according to the New York Times . The Googl...

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Amazon's sales outlook misses target - shares sink

Amazon's sales outlook misses target - shares sink

Sales from Amazon's main online stores rose 11 percent from a year earlier, while the Amazon Web Services cloud-computing unit reported a 46 percent increase in sales. Amazon's net income in Q3 ca...

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I will punish Khashoggi killers, vows Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

I will punish Khashoggi killers, vows Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Issuing a statement condemning the journalist's assassination, the Sri Lankan media watchdog stated that the Saudi government should extend its fullest cooperation towards global efforts to investig...

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CIA Director Listened To Recording Of Khashoggi's Alleged Murder

CIA Director Listened To Recording Of Khashoggi's Alleged Murder

That could change after his briefing with Haspel, however, who is back in Washington after a trip to Turkey where she was briefed on Turkey's own investigation. On Thursday, the Saudi version of...

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A timeline of events in the Khashoggi case

A timeline of events in the Khashoggi case

How world leaders treat Riyadh going forward appears to hinge on the extent to which they believe the Saudi version of events and how much responsibility sits with the country's powerful crown princ...

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Owner warns others to stop feeding 'gold-digging' dog McDonald's

Owner warns others to stop feeding 'gold-digging' dog McDonald's

In her post, Reyes shares that her dog does this to make people feel bad for her and feed her "burgers". This princess got fast food-shamed. Moreover, she also saw a woman reaching out of her vehicl...

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Asia facing sharp falls after Wall Street wipes out 2018 gains

Asia facing sharp falls after Wall Street wipes out 2018 gains

With about two months left of the year, they've already lived though declines exceeding 2% for the Hang Seng Index on 12 occasions. Nearly 60 percent of the 2,767 stocks in MSCI's global equity in...

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Trump calls Saudi journalist's murder 'worst cover-up in history'

Trump calls Saudi journalist's murder 'worst cover-up in history'

The prince burst out laughing and shook hands with a smiling Hariri, who sat next to him on stage, as the audience also erupted in laughter. Britain, like the United States a major weapons supplie...

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Post-Brexit border plans only began in July

Post-Brexit border plans only began in July

May said the EU had shifted and was "actively working with us" on a British counter-proposal that would keep the whole United Kingdom in a customs union with the bloc. Scottish Tory MP Paul Masterso...

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Samsung fined $5.7 million for slowing down phones, Apple style

Samsung fined $5.7 million for slowing down phones, Apple style

Apple and Samsung have each been hit with multimillion-euro fines over the "planned obsolescence" of some of their phones. The companies got in trouble in part because they were too pushy when pro...

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Trump uses old Obama clip to make immigration point

Trump uses old Obama clip to make immigration point

Sisolak, who's now the Commission Chairman of Clark County, the county that encompasses Las Vegas, faces Republican candidate Adam Laxalt, the state's attorney general. "I don't believe in just making...

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A Dartmouth nurse won $1 million in last night’s Mega Millions drawing

A Dartmouth nurse won $1 million in last night’s Mega Millions drawing

Rosa's winning ticket was sold at KJ's Superstore in Kuna. The KC Mart in Simpsonville, South Carolina sold the ticket that matched all six numbers for Tuesday's blockbuster Mega Millions drawing ,...

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Khashoggi killing is one of the worst cover-ups: Donald Trump

Khashoggi killing is one of the worst cover-ups: Donald Trump

A friend of the Khashoggi family said Salah has been under a travel ban since previous year. He said 18 suspects detained by Saudi Arabia should be extradited to Istanbul to face trial and called ...

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No intention to repeat 1973 oil embargo: Falih

No intention to repeat 1973 oil embargo: Falih

In its report, the EIA also said refineries processed 16.3 million barrels of crude daily last week and churned out 10 million bpd of gasoline and 5 million bpd of distillate fuel. "But if you have ot...

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Growing lottery jackpots to tempt players this week

Growing lottery jackpots to tempt players this week

That drawing will be on Wednesday night. Mega Millions tickets are $2 and are sold in 44 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Now, each player now picks five numbers between ...

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Italy refuses to back down in budget row with Brussels

Italy refuses to back down in budget row with Brussels

The plan increases the deficit to 2.4 percent of GDP next year, three times more than initially targeted by the previous government. Speculation is now growing that the European Commission, which ch...

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Winning ticket sold in the U$1.6B Mega Millions lottery draw

Winning ticket sold in the U$1.6B Mega Millions lottery draw

Today's Powerball lottery prize stands at $620m, making it the fifth-largest jackpot in U.S. history, after no one got all six numbers in Saturday's drawing. Lottery's claim. While most attenti...

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CapitalTV: Prime Minister Imran Khan meets Saudi King Salman

CapitalTV: Prime Minister Imran Khan meets Saudi King Salman

Khan has also faced criticism at home for attending the Future Investment Initiative in Riyadh this week after it emerged that Jamal Khashoggi , a prominent Saudi critic, was killed inside the king...

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2M pounds of frozen taquitos recalled due to Salmonella and Listeria risk

2M pounds of frozen taquitos recalled due to Salmonella and Listeria risk

Harris Teeter's Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Burrito (Use-by dates from January 24, 2018, to October 25, 2018). The products have the establishment numbers "17523A" or "P-17523A, and "45694" or "P-45694" ...

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Ryanair in Trouble After Racist Man Threatens Elderly Black Woman

Ryanair in Trouble After Racist Man Threatens Elderly Black Woman

He continues: "Don't talk to me in a fucking foreign language, you fucking ugly cow". The woman's daughter, who can be seen defending her mother at the start of the video, said the two were returni...

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