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Turkish lira strengthens against dollar, euro upon news of Central Bank meeting

Turkish lira strengthens against dollar, euro upon news of Central Bank meeting

Erdogan himself has spooked the markets by saying he plans a greater say in monetary policy - despite the nominal independence of the central bank - after the polls. The central bank refrains from ...

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Train derailment kills 2, injures 20 in northern Italy

Train derailment kills 2, injures 20 in northern Italy

Two people have been killed and 18 others injured after a train hit a large truck that was stuck on a railway crossing, causing multiple carriages to derail. Rescuers were still searching the wreckage...

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China trade deal 'too hard'

China trade deal 'too hard'

Trump has already met President Xi of China for trade talks but has been characteristically unsatisfied with the results. On Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump expressed skepticism about...

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Arsenal appoint Unai Emery as head coach to replace Arsene Wenger

Arsenal appoint Unai Emery as head coach to replace Arsene Wenger

Arsenal were in the market for their first new manager since 1996 with Wenger departing at the end of this season after almost 22 years at the North London club where he won three Premier League ti...

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Sonam Kapoor, Anand Ahuja go out on dinner date in Mumbai

Sonam Kapoor, Anand Ahuja go out on dinner date in Mumbai

VEERE DI WEDDING is a modern age story revolving around the lives of four childhood friends Kalindi ( Kareena Kapoor ), Avni ( Sonam Kapoor ), Meera (ShikhaTalsania) and Sakshi ( Swara Bhaskar ). But...

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JC Penney CEO Ellison steps down in move to Lowe's

JC Penney CEO Ellison steps down in move to Lowe's

At J.C. Penney, Ellison was tasked with stemming a two-year sales decline as the company struggles to stay relevant in a brutal US retail landscape, where customers are increasingly turning to online ...

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Schumer rips Trump over ZTE negotiations

Schumer rips Trump over ZTE negotiations

Trump's comments on trade on Tuesday during an Oval Office meeting with the South Korean President also reflected the extent to which trade negotiations with China loom large amid preparations for the...

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Derby boss wants to talk to managerless Stoke

Derby boss wants to talk to managerless Stoke

Despite dropping into the Championship under Paul Lambert , who was relieved of his duties on Friday , Stoke should have no such concerns as they await their first parachute payment. BBC Derby S...

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British-Iranian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe facing new charges

British-Iranian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe facing new charges

During their conversation, she asked hím to visit, and to issue a diplomatic notice protesting against the charges. 'Nazanin discussed both with the judge and the ambassador a request for her to be ...

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Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury price and features revealed

Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury price and features revealed

Samsung Galaxy J6 , A6 and A6+ will be available across retail stores and Samsung website from May 22. The J6 will be sold via Flipkart . The A6+ offers a larger display , more battery life, a...

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Emery to be named next Arsenal manager after club decides against Arteta

Emery to be named next Arsenal manager after club decides against Arteta

Emery will now step into the manager's job at the Emirates Stadium, where his reported budget is just £50million - quite the difference from the vast fortunes at his disposal at PSG . Arteta had b...

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5 pictures that prove Princess Charlotte is already a superstar

5 pictures that prove Princess Charlotte is already a superstar

The newly weds - who will now be known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex - reportedly chose the classic hit as Meghan had previously called it her "happy song", according to a source. Young Princ...

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Andy Warhol's Interview Magazine Is No More

Andy Warhol's Interview Magazine Is No More

Interview magazine , the publication created by famous artist Andy Warhol in 1969, has shuttered. Baron resigned from the publication last month after working there for more than 10 years. A simi...

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Top Democrat deems claims Trump campaign was spied on 'nonsense'

Top Democrat deems claims Trump campaign was spied on 'nonsense'

The NYT in 1983 said the Reagan campaign spying operation "involved a number of retired Central Intelligence Agency officials and was highly secretive". It's illegal for foreign governments or indiv...

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Justify wins Preakness Stakes on way to possible Triple Crown

Justify wins Preakness Stakes on way to possible Triple Crown

It was the second year in a row that Real Quiet's trainer, Bob Baffert , had won the first two legs and failed in the third. It was Baffert who saddled American Pharoah in 2015 when the three-year-...

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MD Appeals New Trial for Adnan Syed

MD Appeals New Trial for Adnan Syed

According to an HBO news release, the series has been in production since 2015 and will feature new discoveries as well as "groundbreaking revelations that challenge the state's case". Syed was gra...

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Karnataka Government Formation: Congress, JD(S) MLAs moved to 'safe places', says Kumaraswamy

Karnataka Government Formation: Congress, JD(S) MLAs moved to 'safe places', says Kumaraswamy

The Governor's decision was challenged in the Supreme Court, which refused to stay Yeddyurappa's swearing-in, following a rare all-night hearing. Asked how soon he would prove majority , Yeddy...

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Avengers 4 will

Avengers 4 will "bid a fond farewell" to some iconic characters

With all these connections to previous storylines, and heroes that have been developed in earlier movies, can a casual movie audience get on board with all the inside jokes and storylines that are rel...

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Unborn baby dies from injuries suffered in Park Slope crash

Unborn baby dies from injuries suffered in Park Slope crash

Two months after the Broadway star was injured, and her daughter was killed in a auto crash, she lost her unborn child, a baby girl due this month. "The pain suffered by Ruthie and Jonathan is alm...

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Grey's Anatomy Season 14 Finale Spoilers Roundup

Grey's Anatomy Season 14 Finale Spoilers Roundup

Not only are April and Arizona leaving the hospital, but Jo gets a fellowship offer in Boston, meaning she and Alex may soon move as well. Luckily, she pulled through and it looks like she'll have a...

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'Star Wars' Character's Sexuality Is Fluid, According To Writer

'Star Wars' Character's Sexuality Is Fluid, According To Writer

There, Kennedy teased (with a fair amount of certainty) the identity of the next character to receive the spinoff treatment. Kasdan confirmed that he was, noting that the performances we've seen fro...

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Yes, Emilia Clarke gets equal pay on 'Game of Thrones'

Yes, Emilia Clarke gets equal pay on 'Game of Thrones'

Clarke, who made her comments during an interview at Cannes, said actors need to be attentive during negotiations for roles. Exhausted of the one-dimensional definition of "strong", Clarke explained...

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Deadpool 2: The best R-rated family film of 2018

Deadpool 2: The best R-rated family film of 2018

The next segment sees Deadpool zip back in time to the scene earlier in the movie when his fiancé Vanessa ( Morena Baccarin ) was killed by an assassin, with Wade managing to kill the last attacke...

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Watch the trailer for new Whitney Houston documentary, 'Whitney'

Watch the trailer for new Whitney Houston documentary, 'Whitney'

A trailer released on Wednesday that gives an inside look into the life of the iconic Whitney Houston shows the legendary vocalist shading another performer for singing "off key". The trailer shows ...

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Stan Lee sues entertainment company

Stan Lee sues entertainment company

The lawsuit, which was obtained by CNBC , alleges that the defendants used Lee's name and likeness to sell the company to China-based Camsing International past year. Entertainment without the knowle...

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Nirvana's Famous MTV Unplugged Guitar Has Been Awarded To France's Beans Ex!

Nirvana's Famous MTV Unplugged Guitar Has Been Awarded To France's Beans Ex!

TMZ reported that Silva has won ownership of the famous guitar that Frances's father, late NIRVANA frontman Kurt Cobain , played on the band's classic episode of " MTV Unplugged ". Hopefully t...

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Police Facial Recognition Is An Authoritarian And Oppressive Surveillance Tool

Police Facial Recognition Is An Authoritarian And Oppressive Surveillance Tool

Big Brother Watch (BBW), a civil rights organization from the UK that "works to roll back the surveillance state", released a report in which it reveals that the UK Metropolitan Police's experimenta...

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Kim Kardashian deletes post promoting appetite suppressing lollipops after wave of backlash

Kim Kardashian deletes post promoting appetite suppressing lollipops after wave of backlash

Fans immediately began criticising the reality star on social media and accused her of promoting eating disorders. The makeup mogul is getting blasted on social media for promoting an appetite-suppres...

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What do you Hear, Yanny or Laurel?

What do you Hear, Yanny or Laurel?

Watch as Ghastly and Boombox Cartel chime in with their thoughts on the Yanny or Laurel fiasco. "I asked my friends in my class and we all heard mixed things", Hetzel told Wired . The answer ...

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Congrats: Taraji P. Henson receives a Mother's Day proposal

Congrats: Taraji P. Henson receives a Mother's Day proposal

Though Henson confirmed that the two were dating in December 2015, it is believed that the relationship began about a year earlier. On social media, Taraji wrote: "I said yes y'all!" "I didn't put...

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