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United Kingdom police free two drone suspects arrested over Gatwick travel chaos

United Kingdom police free two drone suspects arrested over Gatwick travel chaos

Essentially, the criminals will be facing two charges. Police Superintendent James Collis asked the public in the Gatwick area to remain vigilant. Police said it was a "tactical option" after more...

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Hemp and CBD To Become Legal in 2019

Hemp and CBD To Become Legal in 2019

This new statement by the FDA signals recognition by the agency of the public's intense interest in CBD-infused products. USA hemp and CBD companies are expected to pursue listings on Nasdaq and...

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Facebook is creating their own cryptocurrency

Facebook is creating their own cryptocurrency

In this regard, there have been rumors about launching Facebook's own digital currency. Sources claimed that Facebook , which has taken a beating in late-2018's stock market pullback, intends to ...

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Nissan's ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn re-arrested

Nissan's ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn re-arrested

Ghosn also had Nissan deposit a total of US$14.7 million into a bank account for himself and another person who assisted with the contract manipulation in breach of the company's trust, prosecutors ...

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Shutdown Means TSA Agents Could Work Busy Holidays With No Pay

Shutdown Means TSA Agents Could Work Busy Holidays With No Pay

The sticking point: the president's determination to secure $5 billion in funding for a southern border wall - likely his last chance to secure wall funding before Democrats gain control of the House....

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Federal Reserve raises interest rates, signals fewer hikes ahead

Federal Reserve raises interest rates, signals fewer hikes ahead

December 18: Easy credit, thanks to aggressive monetary policy, was one of the key catalysts that drove the equity bull market over the last decade. That's before the current bull market began. Earnin...

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Dow sinks another 464 points as slowdown fears worsen

Dow sinks another 464 points as slowdown fears worsen

They allow markets to remove speculative froth after a big run-up and give investors a chance to buy stocks at lower prices. Some investors are not convinced the current bull market is over for the ...

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Juul Employees Said to Get $2 Billion Bonus in Altria Deal

Juul Employees Said to Get $2 Billion Bonus in Altria Deal

He said the products can help "achieve tobacco harm reduction". Both companies said their aim was to create a giant to help smokers move to safer products. The Juul investment does not come without ...

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Govt panel to look into Startup tax issues

Govt panel to look into Startup tax issues

As per the angel tax policy, startups have to pay a 30.9% tax on the positive difference between their valuation post-investment and their FMV, which is classified as "income from other sources." . Sa...

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Silver Price Tumbles, Then Rebounds After Fourth Fed Hike

Silver Price Tumbles, Then Rebounds After Fourth Fed Hike

Wednesday's rate increase, the fourth of the year, pushed the central bank's key overnight lending rate to a range of 2.25 per cent to 2.50 per cent. USA stock-index futures failed to sustain early ...

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Carlos Ghosn re-arrested on fresh charges in Japan

Carlos Ghosn re-arrested on fresh charges in Japan

The Tokyo District Court on Thursday rejected the request for another 10-day detention over his indictment for falsification of financial reports. A call to the office of his lawyer, Motonari Otsu...

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Tilray, AB InBev partner in cannabis drink market

Tilray, AB InBev partner in cannabis drink market

Tilray and Labatt will look at a broad spectrum of ready-to-drink and ready-to-mix beverages in many different forms, for different types of consumers and different consumer needs, he said. Molson Coo...

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Morocco murders: Three arrested over 'bestial' tourist killings

Morocco murders: Three arrested over 'bestial' tourist killings

The one person arrested in connection with the murder is a member of an unnamed terrorist group , a prosecutor said Wednesday. Denmark's domestic security agency said in a statement that a prelimin...

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Senate approves bill to fund government through Feb. 8

Senate approves bill to fund government through Feb. 8

The move came as the White House shifted its rhetoric after days of impasse over $5 billion in funding for President Trump's border wall. The White House said on Tuesday it would search for alread...

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GoFundMe campaign for Trump’s border wall nears $3m in 3 days

GoFundMe campaign for Trump’s border wall nears $3m in 3 days

Coulter, like many other rabid right-wing pundits, seems to think that Trump is softening his stance on the wall and that it will be his downfall. The page "We The People Will Fund The Wall" was c...

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Elon Musk’s The Boring Company Unveils ‘Loop’ Test Tunnel Under LA

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company Unveils ‘Loop’ Test Tunnel Under LA

Modified electric cars would be lowered into the tunnel and travel at speeds up to 150mph (240km/h), Mr Musk says. Elon Musk took the wraps off Boring Co .'s first completed test tunnel with a lo...

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US Stocks Dive Again, Worst December Since Great Depression Projected

US Stocks Dive Again, Worst December Since Great Depression Projected

The S&P 500 posted no new 52-week highs and 87 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded eight new highs and 523 new lows. The market is now well into the red for the year and the S&P 500 index is t...

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Xi Jinping Warns Against Dictating to China, Vows Beijing Will Avoid Hegemony

Xi Jinping Warns Against Dictating to China, Vows Beijing Will Avoid Hegemony

Xi said China will never develop at the expense of the interests of other countries. But Xi's speech lasting over 80 minutes did not offer any indication of relaxation of the ruling Communist party'...

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Drones suspend flights at Gatwick Airport in UK

Drones suspend flights at Gatwick Airport in UK

Police and aviation authorities were still investigating early on Thursday as incoming flights were diverted to other locations in the United Kingdom and nearby countries. According to Flight Radar, m...

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Facebook Responds to Report Saying It Hid Data Partnerships From Users

Facebook Responds to Report Saying It Hid Data Partnerships From Users

Amazon's access allegedly lets the company access user's names and contact information via their friends on Facebook. Netflix said in a statement that, as part of its efforts to make the streamin...

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Third Canadian detained in China

Third Canadian detained in China

The department did not suggest the detention of the third Canadian was linked to the arrest of Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou on December 1 in Vancouver. The 46-year-old Meng has been r...

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Czech Republic’s NCISA issues warning to Huawei and ZTE

Czech Republic’s NCISA issues warning to Huawei and ZTE

A spokesperson from Global Affairs Canada said they are aware of a Canadian citizen who has been detained in China, but did not provide any more information for privacy reasons. 'I am unaware of the s...

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Facebook Reportedly Gave Tech Companies Access to User Data Beyond Disclosures

Facebook Reportedly Gave Tech Companies Access to User Data Beyond Disclosures

Facebook also gave companies like Netflix and Spotify the ability to read users' private messages and permitted Amazon to obtain users' names and contact information through their friends, the New ...

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company Unveils Test Transit Tunnel

Elon Musk’s Boring Company Unveils Test Transit Tunnel

In tweets he showed off a Model X settled equipped with gear that guides the auto between elevators at each end of the tunnel, where it then simply drives right back onto the road. He said every vehic...

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Philippines crowned Asia's most gender-equal in WEF report

Philippines crowned Asia's most gender-equal in WEF report

Though the gap has slightly narrowed - a new report by the World Economic Forum shows that there are proportionately far fewer women than men both in the labour force as well as in politics, while a...

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Oil closes below US$50 on growing supply glut fears

Oil closes below US$50 on growing supply glut fears

Oil prices dropped more than 3 percent on Tuesday with main crude benchmarks, Brent and WTI, trading at the lowest levels in more than a year. OPEC has its work cut out to persuade the market that ...

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Man tried to get illegal loans from Port St. Lucie bank

Man tried to get illegal loans from Port St. Lucie bank

Within minutes, the Pontiac returned and pulled into the drive-thru again, police said. The McDonald's employee reportedly refused and Gallagher left the fast-food chain before police were called. H...

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Oil costs ease in cautious buying and selling forward of OPEC assembly

Oil costs ease in cautious buying and selling forward of OPEC assembly

US crude inventories fell by 1.2 million barrels in the week to December 7, compared with expectations for a decrease of 3 million barrels. The cartel said that it forecasts oil supplies of non-OPEC...

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Engineer Gets Revenge On Package Thieves With Glitter Bomb

Engineer Gets Revenge On Package Thieves With Glitter Bomb

Over the course of several months, he worked with a friend to create the ideal package thief trap, complete with custom silicon, fart spray, and projectile glitter. The LTE-enabled smartphones autom...

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Trump advises Fed not to consider interest rate hike

Trump advises Fed not to consider interest rate hike

Consumers, the main driver of the economy, are spending freely. The benefit of that stimulus will likely fade in 2019, slowing growth to a more modest pace. "It is incredible that with a very strong d...

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