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There's a new Netflix lookalike scam hitting your email inbox

There's a new Netflix lookalike scam hitting your email inbox

The scam concerns an official-looking email that claims there is an issue with your "billing information". You are then prompted to click a big red button to update your account information. Polic...

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Lincoln Continental Coach-Door Edition unveiled

Lincoln Continental Coach-Door Edition unveiled

In 1961, the company introduced the chic center-opening doors on the Continental model, which was favored by the likes of Clarke Gable, Elvis Presley, Pablo Picasso and Jacqueline Kennedy. All Cont...

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CBS fires CEO Leslie Moonves and denies $120 million severance

CBS fires CEO Leslie Moonves and denies $120 million severance

Moonves resigned in early September after a dozen women came forward with serious allegations of sexual assault and harassment against the media mogul. Moonves said at the time that the "appalli...

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Farm linked to romaine E.coli outbreak also recalls cauliflower, other lettuce

Farm linked to romaine E.coli outbreak also recalls cauliflower, other lettuce

The cauliflower products are clearly labelled with "Adam Brothers Family Farms" but the lettuce produce are not. Farming, Inc. said it had notified customers affected by the recall. Farming's red an...

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Comey blasts Trump over tweet about Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of Michael Cohen's office

Comey blasts Trump over tweet about Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of Michael Cohen's office

Davis was Cohen's attorney last summer when he pleaded guilty to fraud and violating campaign finance laws by paying hush money to pornographic actress Stormy Daniels . "This is from the President of...

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Now Google is bringing a new $1B campus to New York City

Now Google is bringing a new $1B campus to New York City

Google put its first office in NY almost 20 years ago, and already has more than 7,000 employees in the city. Google said it would lease a large office building at 550 Washington St.in the West Vill...

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African Grey Parrot Rocco shops online on its own

African Grey Parrot Rocco shops online on its own

Wischnewski said the bird chats with Alexa all day. That's right! The staff was afraid that Rocco's bad language would bother the guests and that made Marion Wischnewski, a worker at the sanctua...

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BAD SANTA: Foul-Mouthed St. Nick Horrifies Parents With Profane Outburst

BAD SANTA: Foul-Mouthed St. Nick Horrifies Parents With Profane Outburst

That's not all: 21 percent said Santa should go on a diet (wait, is that fat shaming?), and nearly a quarter of respondents said Santa should have an iPhone - I guess the rest prefer androids. While S...

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Tainted romaine lettuce traced to at least 1 California farm

Tainted romaine lettuce traced to at least 1 California farm

Investigators with the Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have found one probable source of the E. coli outbreak involving romaine lettuce , and said romain...

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China temporarily suspends tariffs on U.S

China temporarily suspends tariffs on U.S

The ministry of finance, in a statement on its website, also said it hopes China and the United States can speed up negotiations to remove all additional tariffs on each other's goods. In contrast, in...

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Renault: no wrongdoing by Ghosn in compensation

Renault: no wrongdoing by Ghosn in compensation

On Saturday, December 9th, Nissan said that they had been seeking to block their former chair, Brazilian-born, Carlos Ghosn's access to his apartment in Rio Di Janeiro, as he might have removed or des...

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21 detained before Paris protests as police deploy in force

21 detained before Paris protests as police deploy in force

Police arrested dozens of people in Paris and the surrounding area ahead of a fifth weekend of planned protests by the so-called yellow vest movement which has plunged President Emmanuel Macron's ...

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Tencent Music raises $1.1 Bn, after Downsizing the US IPO

Tencent Music raises $1.1 Bn, after Downsizing the US IPO

According to Spotify's SEC filing in February, the Swedish company said it held 8.5 million shares of Tencent Music (around 9 percent), valued at $1.07 billion at the time. The IPO was initially ...

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Qualcomm urges Chinese court to enforce Apple iPhone sales ban

Qualcomm urges Chinese court to enforce Apple iPhone sales ban

Chipmaker Qualcomm is asking courts in China to ban sales of Apple's latest iPhone models XS and XR after winning a preliminary injunction against older models, the company confirmed on Thursday. ...

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Mississauga and Markham, Ont. opt to ban retail cannabis stores

Mississauga and Markham, Ont. opt to ban retail cannabis stores

Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie says the city feels there are too many unanswered questions on cannabis stores and the province has not given municipalities any control over where the shops would be ...

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China accused of taking 'hostages' after Meng's arrest in Vancouver

China accused of taking 'hostages' after Meng's arrest in Vancouver

He said Beijing security and state security officials in the city of Dandong, Liaoning Province had taken measures against Spavor and Kovrig. Escalating tensions have stoked concern that some comp...

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Japanese Telecom Companies Reject Huawei as Supplier for 5G Network

Japanese Telecom Companies Reject Huawei as Supplier for 5G Network

European Commission Vice President Andrus Ansip said on Friday that Europe should be anxious about Huawei and other Chinese telecommunications equipment makers because they pose risks to the bloc's in...

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Pentagon: US Army could fund, build sections of President Trump's border wall

Pentagon: US Army could fund, build sections of President Trump's border wall

Earlier this week in a meeting with Democratic leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi , Trump claimed that he would "shut down the government" on December 21 over border security if Congress does...

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Seattle flight U-turns after learning human heart left onboard

Seattle flight U-turns after learning human heart left onboard

The "life-critical cargo shipment" was supposed to be unloaded in Seattle and transported to an undisclosed local hospital, a representative from Southwest told HuffPost. A doctor on board the fligh...

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Apple to build $1B Austin campus for 15,000 workers

Apple to build $1B Austin campus for 15,000 workers

It will expand to over 1,000 employees each at new sites in Seattle, San Diego and Culver City, California, and add hundreds of jobs in Pittsburgh, New York , Boulder, Colorado, Boston and Portland. ...

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Brexit BOOM: UK wages SOAR to highest level since 2008

Brexit BOOM: UK wages SOAR to highest level since 2008

Data released this morning by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed there were an estimated 32.5m people in work during the period between August and October this year. British workers...

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US soybean farmers win big from US-China trade war truce

US soybean farmers win big from US-China trade war truce

Bloomberg reports that the plan to eliminate the surcharge will be revised in the coming days. China is the largest buyer of US soy, but has purchased little since Beijing slapped steep tariffs o...

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As Brexit chaos deepens, Theresa May meets Taoiseach Varadkar in Brussels

As Brexit chaos deepens, Theresa May meets Taoiseach Varadkar in Brussels

This means her leadership can not be challenged for another year under Conservative party rules. What happens if she doesn't get the support of MPs? In footage from the meeting, the Conservative p...

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ACCC: Google and Facebook are

ACCC: Google and Facebook are "unavoidable business partners"

Rod Sims , Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Chairman said, "When you get to a certain stage and you get market power, which both Google and Facebook have, with that comes spec...

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Farm bill passes despite President Trump's food stamp preference

Farm bill passes despite President Trump's food stamp preference

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Brent Oil Recovers Following OPEC Oil Output Cut Announcement

Brent Oil Recovers Following OPEC Oil Output Cut Announcement

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U By Kotex Sleek Tampons Recalled In US, Canada

U By Kotex Sleek Tampons Recalled In US, Canada

This can cause some women to need medical attention to remove pieces of tampon from their body. The sanitary products were sold throughout the United States and Canada. There have also been reports of...

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Will uphold credibility and autonomy: Shaktikanta Das, new RBI Governor

Will uphold credibility and autonomy: Shaktikanta Das, new RBI Governor

While playing down on the differences going on with the central government , the RBI chief noted that the government runs the country at the end of the day. Shaktikanta Das will be the first bureauc...

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As Theresa May faces leadership vote, a look at what happens next

As Theresa May faces leadership vote, a look at what happens next

Tusk wrote in a tweet after his meeting with May that European Union leaders wanted to help May secure a parliamentary majority for the deal ahead of its planned departure on March 29. But the hard ...

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Google has 'no plans' to launch Chinese search engine - CEO

Google has 'no plans' to launch Chinese search engine - CEO

Google CEO Sundar Pichai is sworn in as he testifies during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, December 11, 2018. Jim Jordan, a Republican from OH, referred ...

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