• Sears Shares Jump After Kenmore Brand Appliances Launch On Amazon
Sears Shares Jump After Kenmore Brand Appliances Launch On Amazon

Or with the remote that came with your air condition that always gets misplaced. The partnership will allow customers to integrate "smart" Kenmore appliances with Amazon's artificial intelligence program Alexa, enabling customers to turn up their air conditioner "without leaving the sofa", Sears said.

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  • Shraddha Kapoor Wishes She Could Meet The Real Haseena Parkar
Shraddha Kapoor Wishes She Could Meet The Real Haseena Parkar

The Apoorva Lakhia film is perhaps her first film in which she plays the sole protagonist! The movie, which happens to be a biopic of Dawood's sister, has been touted as one of Shraddha's big project and the actress has admitted that it has been a challenging experience for her.

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  • Justice Department announces 'largest darknet takedown in history'
Justice Department announces 'largest darknet takedown in history'

Authorities say the operation, led by the Federal Bureau of Investigation , the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency and Dutch police, shut down infrastructure belonging to the networks AlphaBay and Hansa, according to a press release from Europol .

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  • Trump dodges on Russian Federation sanctions
Trump dodges on Russian Federation sanctions

Waters filed the resolution with the Financial Services Committee, which now has 14 legislative days to address it, either by debating it or voting it down. On Friday, the Associated Press reported there was another person in the meeting not disclosed by Trump Jr . The chamber's Republican leaders initially said there was a technical probl...

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  • United States stocks rise after solid June jobs report
United States stocks rise after solid June jobs report

Friday's report from the Labor Department shows wages grew 2.5 percent in June from the same period a year earlier. Economists were expecting there to be 178,000 jobs added to the economy in June while the unemployment rate was set to remain at 4.3%, a post-financial crisis low.

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  • Happy Heather Watson has winning feeling
Happy Heather Watson has winning feeling

She dropped out of the top 100 and failed to qualify for the French Open but things finally came together again in Eastbourne last week, where she reached the semi-finals. "I'm just going to go out there and play my match". It's always going to change. "You don't get to where she's got to in her career without being a really good player".

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  • Gas prices trend down for fifth consecutive week, increase in production cited
Gas prices trend down for fifth consecutive week, increase in production cited

Further north, sub-$2 prices were rampant across metro regions including Tampa, Orlando, Melbourne and Vero Beach. Consumers can find gas for $2.00 or less at one out of every four gas stations in the country. "With July 4 around the corner, the national average gasoline price has fallen over the last week yet again", Dan McTeague, senior petroleum...

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  • Kyle Lowry, Raptors agree to deal that keeps Toronto's core intact
Kyle Lowry, Raptors agree to deal that keeps Toronto's core intact

Ibaka, who was acquired from the Orlando Magic in a trade for Terrence Ross and a first-round pick, averaged 14.2 points and 6.8 rebounds in 23 games after the All-Star break deal. The Knicks will need a lot more than just a president to purge the stigma of being a dysfunctional and ingrate organization as they proved to be throughout last seas...

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  • How Hong Kong's Banks Turned Chinese
How Hong Kong's Banks Turned Chinese

There was no trace of the protest that had taken place in the same square three days ago, when campaigners chained themselves to the now-gleaming golden Bauhinia statue, and draped it in black. While the Hong Kong Chinese also helped transform food culture in Vancouver, Yu said their arrival also bred resentment from others, including Chinese imm...

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  • UK chancellor, BoE chief stress Brexit perils
UK chancellor, BoE chief stress Brexit perils

Speaking earlier on Tuesday, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling denied the United Kingdom had effectively conceded to the EU's timetable for talks - which will see discussions on a future trade deal come after those on the terms of exit. Britain has lost its first battle with the European Union over the timetable for Brexit talks. "I think it...

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  • Fed: Large Banks Would Remain Well-Capitalized Under Severe Stress
Fed: Large Banks Would Remain Well-Capitalized Under Severe Stress

The Fed introduced stress tests after the 2008 financial crisis rocked markets around the globe in order to examine whether the country's biggest banks could handle a severe recession. Testings results released Thursday by the Federal Reserve show that the 34 institutions under scrutiny have enough capital to make it through the two scenarios reg...

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  • Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional
Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

The ban violates the First Amendment free speech clause and "contrary to the government's contention, trademarks are private, not government speech", said the court in its decision. The court decided the ban on registering "scandalous, immoral, or disparaging remarks" violated the First Amendment. "The Supreme Court vindicated the Team's position...

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  • Instacart Thinks Its Deal with Whole Foods Will Survive Amazon Buyout
Instacart Thinks Its Deal with Whole Foods Will Survive Amazon Buyout

The message is this: The brick-and-mortar retail business that pioneered organic, fresh food and the country's dominant e-commerce company makea powerful combination. And figuring out how to get it to your front door is the ultimate inconvenience for consumers. The parties expect to close the transaction during the second half of 2017.

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  • Oil prices fall on OPEC output increase, rising US crude stocks
Oil prices fall on OPEC output increase, rising US crude stocks

Data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) showed U.S. commercial crude oil inventories fell by 1.7 million barrels in the week through June 9. ANZ bank [The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited] said in a note to clients that prices were "under pressure earlier in the day after a report from OPEC showed that its ...

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  • Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland
Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland

Scotland's deep-lying 5-4-1 system starved England's creative players of space, but gradually cracks began to appear. It was a insane end to the game and that's global football for you. England were on course for victory after substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain took advantage of some weak defending and goalkeeping in the 70th minute after Craig G...

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  • Ruth Davidson given DUP gay rights assurance
Ruth Davidson given DUP gay rights assurance

A spokesman for the Scottish Conservatives said: "The reality is that the party in Scotland already has autonomy and has done for the last few years". The DUP opposes same-sex marriage and Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom where it is not legal. Davidson, who gained 13 seats in Scotland for the conservative party, is an ...

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  • Oil rises as U.S. stockpiles fall
Oil rises as U.S. stockpiles fall

A week ago, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and some non-OPEC members met in Vienna to roll over the output cut deal to reduce 1.8 million barrels per day until the end of next March. Rising output from OPEC members, Nigeria and Libya , which were exempted from the output reduction deal, is also undercutting atte...

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  • Most Carolina Memorial Day Weekend travelers expected in over a decade
Most Carolina Memorial Day Weekend travelers expected in over a decade

The Virginia Department of Transportation is gearing up by lifting planned construction zones and offering real-time travel data. Almost 40 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more away from home this Memorial Day weekend, according to AAA .

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  • Blitzboks officially crowned World Series champions!
Blitzboks officially crowned World Series champions!

But that didn't prevent them securing runners-up spot in the overall standings, behind South Africa, after picking up three opening-day wins in the pool stage. "I'm absolutely elated", said Riddell. The win was preserved by the youngest and smallest player on the squad, former Howe of Fife player George Horne, who made a brilliant cover tackle an...

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  • Wheeling, Weirton AT&T Workers Could Strike
Wheeling, Weirton AT&T Workers Could Strike

That includes the 19,000 line and cable workers in California, Nevada and CT and the DirecTV technicians who will also be walking picket lines over the weekend if they don't get a new contract. Employees at several area AT&T stores, including the one at the Eastwood Mall in Niles, and the call center in Boardman said they plan to join the picket ...

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  • FBI chief's unceremonious ouster boomerangs on Trump
FBI chief's unceremonious ouster boomerangs on Trump

Congressional Democrats were already concerned that Trump was trying to stifle a probe into possible coordination between his campaign and Russia's election meddling by firing Comey last week. As FBI director, he was accustomed to hours-long oversight hearings before Congress covering a wide range of topics. "I think we know enough now, and there...

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  • Pippa Middleton's wedding dress reportedly taken in 5 times already…
Pippa Middleton's wedding dress reportedly taken in 5 times already…

Pippa, who shares a £17million mansion in West London with her husband-to-be, was busy yesterday stepping up her pre-wedding beauty regime with a trip to a spa in South Kensington offering such treatments as £100 sugar cane facials. "Ruth and Dorothy were very close and she must be heartbroken", Jean revealed to Mail Online. In fact, according to t...

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  • SoftBank wants merger talks between T-Mobile US, Sprint
SoftBank wants merger talks between T-Mobile US, Sprint

Oft-cited as a potential merger partner for Sprint , T-Mobile was once again identified as SoftBank Chairman Masayoshi Son's favored merger partner during his company's earnings conference call this week, the Financial Times reported (sub.

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  • Boeing stock drops after halting 737 MAX test flights
Boeing stock drops after halting 737 MAX test flights

The company's stock opened at $185.48 per share and saw a high on Wednesday of $185.65 per share, New York Stock Exchange data shows. Engine maker CFM informed Boeing of a potential quality issue with the five stage Low Pressure Turbines (LPT), which are manufactured by CFM joint venture partner French Safran Aircraft Engines.

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  • Jakarta's Christian governor jailed for insulting Islam
Jakarta's Christian governor jailed for insulting Islam

After the verdict, the governor was taken to a Jakarta prison but it was unclear whether he would remain in jail or be released later to allow him to file his appeal. "Today is one of the darkest days in Indonesia", he added. Before the blasphemy controversy erupted, Purnama enjoyed a large lead in opinion polls due to his determination to clean ...

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  • Banks hit with new levy, potentially costing billions
Banks hit with new levy, potentially costing billions

This comes at a cost of $2.2 billion over four years. "This represents an additional and fair contribution from our major banks, is similar to measures imposed in other advanced countries, and will even up the playing field for smaller banks", Mr Morrison said.

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  • S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as volatility drops
S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as volatility drops

The Nasdaq stood fast, closing up 0.3% to post another new closing high. The 10-year US Treasury note's yield, which moves inversely to price, hit its highest point in almost six weeks, adding 0.5 basis points at 2.392 per cent, while the price of gold , another so-called safe-haven asset, dropped 0.5 per cent to an eight-week low at 1,220.29....

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  • Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (HTZ) Receives $32.44 Average PT from Analysts
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (HTZ) Receives $32.44 Average PT from Analysts

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in HTZ. Over the past five trading sessions it is -4.19%; 4.94% for the month; -0.53% for the last quarter; -33.13% for the past six-months; and -48.2% for the last 12 months.

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  • South Africa's ANC accuses judiciary of pandering to opposition
South Africa's ANC accuses judiciary of pandering to opposition

Judge Bashir Vally gave Zuma five days to provide the records. On April 24th, the Democratic Alliance (DA) party applied to the courts to force Mr Zuma to disclose the thinking and documentation behind the reshuffle, because it could not seek a legal review of the president's actions on March 31st without that information.

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  • Baba Ramdev calls for '100 heads' for each Indian soldier's death
Baba Ramdev calls for '100 heads' for each Indian soldier's death

Baba Ramdev also revealed that Patanjali is working on the plans to launch its chain of restaurants. Patanjali Ayurved, promoted by yoga guru Ramdev, had clocked a turnover of Rs 10,561 crore in the financial year ended March 31, 2017. Patanjali's ayurvedic and herbal medicines business, Divya Yog Pharmacy earned Rs 870 crore and Patanjali Gramod...

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  • Oil down on lower than expected drop in U.S. inventories
Oil down on lower than expected drop in U.S. inventories

There was also a sign of slowing energy demand in China, the world's second largest oil consumer, when a survey showed growth in that country's services sector in April was at its slowest in nearly a year. Crude futures pulled back on Thursday as investors focused on US inventories falling less than expected, deepening skepticism that production cu...

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  • Google agrees to pay $335 million in Italy tax dispute
Google agrees to pay $335 million in Italy tax dispute

Italy's tax agency said that talks would begin on signing "preventive agreements" to ensure the company pays the correct tax in the future. In 2015, the last year for which accounts are available, Google Ireland generated sales to the value of €22.6bn - about a third of its total income that year - but only paid €48m in tax here.

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  • ICICI Warns Cost Cuts As Surging Bad Loans Eat Into Profit Margins
ICICI Warns Cost Cuts As Surging Bad Loans Eat Into Profit Margins

Net interest income grew 10.32% to Rs 5,962.16 crore during the quarter from Rs 5,404.51 crore in Q4FY16. "Standalone profit after tax was Rs 9,801 crore (US$ 1.5 billion) for FY2017 compared to Rs 9,726 crore (US$ 1.5 billion) for FY2016", the statement said.

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  • UFC announces a fourth women's division
UFC announces a fourth women's division

Now the UFC has three female weight divisions, bantamweight (135 pounds), strawweight (115 pounds), and featherweight (145 pounds). With this new fourth Flyweight division, 125lb fighters will be able to compete at a much healthier and more equitable weight.

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  • US trade deficit narrows in March
US trade deficit narrows in March

With imports and exports both falling, the Commerce Department released a report on Thursday showing that the USA trade deficit was little changed in the month of March. Imports from the US - Canada's largest trading partner, by far - were up two per cent, while exports to the US edged down a fraction of a percentage point.

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