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Google Beats Amazon to the Punch
Google Beats Amazon to the Punch
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  • 2019-04-19 01:00:00Z

Google Home speakers are getting free music.

Mueller Report Refutes Buzzfeed Claim That Trump Directed Cohen to Lie to Congress
Mueller Report Refutes Buzzfeed Claim That Trump Directed Cohen to Lie to Congress

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report contradicts a high-profile Buzzfeed News story that indicated Mueller's team had evidence President Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.Cohen pled guilty to lying to Congress last year after it was revealed that he told lawmakers that conversations about the construction of a Moscow Trump Tower ended in January 2016, when they actually continued for months thereafter and involved Trump personally.A January 18 Buzzfeed story claimed that Cohen told the Mueller's team that Trump "personally instructed him" to mislead lawmakers "in order to obscure Trump's involvement" in the Moscow Trump Tower project.Buzzfeed touted Cohen's supposed...

As Notre-Dame money rolls in, some eyebrows raised over rush of funds
As Notre-Dame money rolls in, some eyebrows raised over rush of funds

Pledged donations from billionaires, companies and citizens for the restoration of fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral are approaching 900 million euros.

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Here's the Real Reason Why I Bought AT&T Stock
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  • 2019-04-18 14:34:51Z

Big, boring AT&T (NYSE:T) recently made a splash, selling its minority stake in streaming video site Hulu. AT&T stock gained 0.7% on the news.Source: Shutterstock Thanks to its Time Warner deal, the telecom giant received a 9.5% stake in Hulu, which it sold earlier this week for $1.43 billion. That values

Portugal says all 29 dead in bus crash were German
Portugal says all 29 dead in bus crash were German

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - All the 29 people killed in a tour bus crash on Portugal's Madeira Island were German, Portugal's foreign ministry confirmed Thursday.

U.S. weekly jobless claims lowest since 1969; unemployment rolls shrink

The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell to more than a 49-1/2-year low last week, pointing to sustained strength in the economy. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 5,000 to a seasonally adjusted 192,000 for the week ended April 13, the lowest level since September 1969, the Labor Department said on Thursday. Data for the prior week was revised to show 1,000 more applications received than previously reported.

'Pillars of Earth' author Follett mourns Notre-Dame

The author of what may be the world's most popular book about a cathedral told AFP that watching Notre-Dame being eaten up by flames made him feel like someone was dying. British writer Ken Follett's 1989 historical novel "The Pillars of the Earth" sold tens of millions of copies and spent 18 weeks atop The New York Times best sellers' list. Its story about the construction of a 12th-century cathedral in a fictional English town traces the same era as that in which Notre-Dame assumed its majestic place in the heart of Paris.

Toyota to sell first hybrid car made in Brazil
Toyota to sell first hybrid car made in Brazil
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  • 2019-04-17 15:34:41Z

Japan's Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday it will begin building a new version of the Corolla sedan in Brazil that will run on electricity, ethanol and gas, which it says will be the first vehicle of its kind in the world. Brazil, which is South America's largest auto producer, has largely

This is Why Bank of America (BAC) is a Great Dividend Stock
This is Why Bank of America (BAC) is a Great Dividend Stock
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  • 2019-04-17 13:15:01Z

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Bank of America (BAC) have what it takes? Let's find out.

Howard Kurtz: Nancy Pelosi getting bruised for reining in left-wing Democrats
Howard Kurtz: Nancy Pelosi getting bruised for reining in left-wing Democrats

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on how President Trump is using the furor over Ilhan Omar to bash Nancy Pelosi.

How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?
How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?
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  • 2019-04-16 18:05:33Z

Hold onto your tax documents at least until the time limit for an audit runs out--and keep some records even longer.

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Assassin's Creed video game's maps of Notre Dame may help with restoration
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  • 2019-04-16 17:53:38Z

Gamer World News Entertainment host Tian Wang on the accurate maps of the Notre Dame Cathedral within the Assassin's Creed video game.

A Foolish Take: Celebrating Tax Freedom Day
A Foolish Take: Celebrating Tax Freedom Day
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  • 2019-04-15 16:01:00Z

It's only around now that you're done paying all your taxes for the year.

What does the IRGC terror designation mean for the future of US-Iran relations?
What does the IRGC terror designation mean for the future of US-Iran relations?

The White House declares Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a foreign terrorist organization, ratcheting up already tense relations between Tehran and Washington.

Nipsey Hussle: LA City Council to honor rapper, private burial service at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills
Nipsey Hussle: LA City Council to honor rapper, private burial service at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills

The Los Angeles City Council adjourned its meeting on Friday in honor of Ermias Asghedom, the man behind the rap persona Nipsey Hussle.

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Watch the First Trailer for 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Here
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  • 2019-04-12 17:14:24Z

Watch the First Trailer for 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Here

S&P 500 flat ahead of Fed minutes
S&P 500 flat ahead of Fed minutes
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  • 2019-04-10 14:49:10Z

Investors were also assessing a U.S. Labor Department report that showed consumer prices increased by the most in 14 months in March, although underlying inflation remained benign. The tame inflation environment and moderating economic activity support the Federal Reserve's decision last month to

Gordon Caplan Set to Become the Next Member of the Big Law Felons Club. Now What?
Gordon Caplan Set to Become the Next Member of the Big Law Felons Club. Now What?
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  • 2019-04-08 11:51:38Z

The former Willkie chair certainly is not the first Big Law partner to find himself on the wrong side of the law, but this is not your average, stole-from-an-IOLTA-account, bad lawyer story.

Which Big Canadian Marijuana Stock Has the Most Upside Potential Right Now?
Which Big Canadian Marijuana Stock Has the Most Upside Potential Right Now?
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  • 2019-04-07 13:00:00Z

Hint: It's not the biggest of the big players.

Ex-Willkie Co-Chair Gordon Caplan To Plead Guilty in College Cheating Case
Ex-Willkie Co-Chair Gordon Caplan To Plead Guilty in College Cheating Case
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  • 2019-04-05 10:23:09Z

"The remorse and shame that I feel is more than I can convey," Caplan said through his attorneys.

Jeff Bezos agrees £27bn Amazon divorce settlement - as wife MacKenzie becomes world
Jeff Bezos agrees £27bn Amazon divorce settlement - as wife MacKenzie becomes world's third richest woman
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  • 2019-04-05 06:52:45Z

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has retained a tight grip on Amazon following a divorce deal with his wife of 25 years that makes her one of the richest people on the planet. 

Guaido Says Imprisoning Him Could Be Maduro
Guaido Says Imprisoning Him Could Be Maduro's Final Move
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  • 2019-04-04 16:02:11Z

(Bloomberg) -- Juan Guaido, newly vulnerable to arrest, says he is prepared to be imprisoned by the autocratic regime of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and has a contingency plan for allies to continue the protest movement he leads.

China
China's Fighters Are Provoking America's Allies

How Beijing keeps testing Washington and its allies.

Whole Foods will slash prices on hundreds of items starting Wednesday
Whole Foods will slash prices on hundreds of items starting Wednesday
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  • 2019-04-01 19:52:42Z

Whole Foods will slash prices on hundreds of items starting Wednesday, marking the third round of price cuts as the grocer looks to revamp its "Whole Paycheck" image.

China
China's premier meets New Zealand's leader amid 5G dispute
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  • 2019-04-01 06:27:37Z

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang urged New Zealand to provide a "fair, transparent, convenient" investment environment in a meeting Monday with the country's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, that comes amid a dispute over use of Chinese telecoms equipment.

New Zealand PM Ardern says to discuss Huawei decision in China visit
New Zealand PM Ardern says to discuss Huawei decision in China visit
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  • 2019-04-01 03:08:28Z

BEIJING/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she hoped to have a dialogue with Beijing about New Zealand's intelligence agency's decision to reject a bid by Chinese telecom giant Huawei to build a 5G mobile network. Ardern is on a one-day visit to China and is

BMW Launches Its Largest SUV Yet
BMW Launches Its Largest SUV Yet
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  • 2019-03-29 13:45:13Z

BMW Launches Its Largest SUV Yet

Why the US may need to close the southern border
Why the US may need to close the southern border
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  • 2019-03-29 01:05:33Z

Former U.S. Army Special Ops Soldier Brett Velicovich on why the U.S. may need to shut down the southern border.

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Verizon's Slump Raises a Tough Question About T-Mobile-Sprint
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  • 2019-03-28 19:13:58Z

Shares of Sprint tumbled about 6 percent as of 2:45 p.m. New York time, while T-Mobile fell 3.8 percent and AT&T Inc. slid 1.5 percent. Verizon Communications Inc. dropped the most since January in what was the second-worst performance among S&P 500 members. The sudden dimmed outlook may be tied to

Rep. Nunes: Criminal what the media didn
Rep. Nunes: Criminal what the media didn't do
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  • 2019-03-28 13:34:38Z

Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., the Mueller report, potential investigations into the Hillary Clinton campaign, the media coverage of the collusion investigation and the Steele dossier.

6 Tips For Making The Most Of Your 401(k) Account
6 Tips For Making The Most Of Your 401(k) Account
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  • 2019-03-27 10:08:27Z

6 Tips For Making The Most Of Your 401(k) Account

Bonds Climb, Stocks Drift on Monetary Moves, Trade: Markets Wrap
Bonds Climb, Stocks Drift on Monetary Moves, Trade: Markets Wrap
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  • 2019-03-27 09:01:08Z

Treasuries climbed with European government bonds as investors weighed a worrying economic outlook against a decisive turn towards accommodation by major central banks. Stocks in Europe drifted along with U.S. equity futures. The Stoxx Europe 600 index fluctuated, with declines in utilities and food

Ackman
Ackman's fund zooms ahead as he casts himself as corporate helpmate
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  • 2019-03-26 02:00:10Z

For months, activist investor William Ackman promised to rebuild his record. Since Jan. 1, Pershing Square Holdings has gained 31.9 percent, making it the best start to a year in the firm's 15-year history, Ackman wrote in a letter released on Monday. More importantly, Ackman laid out how his hedge

Airbus Seals Long-Awaited Aircraft Order From China
Airbus Seals Long-Awaited Aircraft Order From China
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  • 2019-03-25 18:47:44Z

The mammoth order consists of 290 A320-series narrow-body planes and 10 A350 wide-bodies, Toulouse-based Airbus said after the transaction was announced in Paris on Monday. The deal's value is almost double that touted by French President Emmanuel Macron in January 2018 during a trip to Beijing. The

History Says Bet On This Big Bank Bounce
History Says Bet On This Big Bank Bounce
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  • 2019-03-25 18:23:58Z

Analysts have been extremely optimistic toward Citigroup stock

Should Adam Schiff step down as House Intelligence Committee Chairman?
Should Adam Schiff step down as House Intelligence Committee Chairman?
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  • 2019-03-25 11:13:37Z

Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano on the political fallout from the Mueller report.

Disney
Disney's "Captain Marvel" Shows Superheroes Aren't Slowing Down
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  • 2019-03-24 20:00:00Z

The company's latest Marvel Cinematic Universe entry is on track to cross $1 billion in ticket sales.

Furniture flies across deck as stranded Norway ship Viking Sky rocks violently: VIDEO
Furniture flies across deck as stranded Norway ship Viking Sky rocks violently: VIDEO

One passenger joked that the cruise was "officially over" as furniture flew across the room and tiles fell from the ceiling.

Democrat Gillibrand to deliver 2020 White House launch speech outside NY Trump hotel
Democrat Gillibrand to deliver 2020 White House launch speech outside NY Trump hotel

The location in front of Trump International Hotel - which she plans to call a "shrine to greed, division and vanity," according to excerpts from her prepared remarks - is intended to show voters that Gillibrand will attack Trump directly, in contrast to some Democratic rivals who have hesitated to focus on the Republican president early in the 2020 campaign. "President Trump is tearing apart the moral fabric of our country," she plans to say. "He demonizes the vulnerable and he punches down...Our President is a coward." While some candidates, most notably Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, have harshly criticized Trump, others have largely avoided using his name, as Democrats try out...

U.S. airlines prepare for 737 MAX tests, Southwest parks jets near desert
U.S. airlines prepare for 737 MAX tests, Southwest parks jets near desert
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  • 2019-03-23 18:28:00Z

Teams from the three U.S. airlines that own 737 MAX jets were heading to Boeing Co's factory in Renton, Washington, to review a software upgrade on Saturday, even as Southwest Airlines Co began parking its 34 MAXs near the California desert. The factory visits indicate Boeing may be nearing completion

'Time will tell' results of Mueller report, D.C. says

Residents and visitors in Washington, D.C. on Friday said they expected transparency after Special Counsel Robert Mueller turned over his Russia probe report to the Justice Department after a nearly two-year investigation. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Democrats believe the 2020 electoral map favors them heavily: Gasparino
Democrats believe the 2020 electoral map favors them heavily: Gasparino
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  • 2019-03-22 18:03:35Z

FBN's Charlie Gasparino on the expanding Democratic field in the 2020 presidential race and reports former Vice President Joe Biden is considering Stacey Abrams as his running mate if he runs for president.

Kellyanne Conway thanks Trump for defending her after president calls her husband a
Kellyanne Conway thanks Trump for defending her after president calls her husband a 'stone cold loser'

White House aide Kellyanne Conway publicly backed Donald Trump on Wednesday after an extraordinary 48-hour Twitter row between the president and her husband came to a head. Mrs Conway used a cable news interview to insist she would not resign and rebuked her husband George for airing his views in public. It follows two days during which Mr Conway and Mr Trump have traded blows on twitter in a war of words that has generated a slew of headlines. It began earlier this week with Mr Conway, a prominent conservative lawyer, suggesting the president suffered from a narcissistic personality disorder in a string of tweets, adding "his condition is getting worse every day". It led Mr...

Midwest flood victims begin cleaning up
Midwest flood victims begin cleaning up

Residents in parts of the Midwest are trying to pick up after their homes and belongings were damaged by flood waters. (March 21)

Latam critics of Venezuela
Latam critics of Venezuela's Maduro meet in Chile; try to launch regional bloc

Maduro was not among the leaders invited to meet in the Chilean capital Santiago on Friday to discuss forming a new regional political group called "Prosur." Heads of state from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay and Peru will join the summit, with Chile and Colombia looking to sign countries up to the new political bloc after criticism over Unasur's lack of action on the Venezuela. Some leaders have criticized the organizers for leaving out Maduro and instead inviting Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, recognized by many countries as the interim leader.

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