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New $200,000 Tesla Roadster speeds in front of electric big-rig truck
New $200,000 Tesla Roadster speeds in front of electric big-rig truck

Tesla Inc upstaged its own debut of an electric heavy duty truck on Thursday when a red Roadster pulled out of the big rig's trailer and Chief Executive Elon Musk said the new $200,000 sports car would be the fastest production car ever. As the presentation appeared to end, the Tesla Semi opened its trailer, and the Roadster drove out. The sports car with a removable glass roof is an updated version of Tesla's first production vehicle.

She shocked the sheriff: Texas woman
She shocked the sheriff: Texas woman's anti-Trump message goes viral
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  • 2017-11-17 00:45:00Z

He implies she could be charged with disorderly conduct for speaking her mind.

AP photographer tells how Mnuchin photo came to be
AP photographer tells how Mnuchin photo came to be
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  • 2017-11-16 22:48:26Z

A photo of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and his wife posing with a sheet of new $1 bills - the first notes bearing his signature - has been prompting people to poke fun at them online. The Associated ...

Don
Don't look now, but the Republican tax bill will cut $25 billion from Medicare next year
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  • 2017-11-16 19:06:22Z

As both candidate and president, Donald Trump promised not to cut either Medicaid or Medicare, the government health-insurance programs for the poor and the elderly. The Republican party's tax reform proposal, however, looks set to break that promise. Republican leaders want their tax bill to end the

Sixth Roy Moore Accuser Comes Forward, Says He Groped Her In 1991
Sixth Roy Moore Accuser Comes Forward, Says He Groped Her In 1991

A sixth woman has accused Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual harassment, according to an account she gave to the Alabama news outlet AL.com.

Two U.S. Senate Republicans critical of party
Two U.S. Senate Republicans critical of party's tax plan

By David Morgan and Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Senate Republican tax plan that would repeal the Obamacare mandate and give permanent tax cuts only to U.S. corporations drew fire from two Republican lawmakers on Wednesday in what could be a sign of trouble for the sweeping measure. Republican Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin said he would not support the current Senator proposal, or a separate tax bill being debated in the House of Representatives, because he believes they unfairly benefit corporations over other kinds of enterprises, including small businesses. Senator Susan Collins, one of three Republicans who opposed a Republican Obamacare repeal effort earlier this...

Why Is Roy Moore
Why Is Roy Moore's Base OK With Assault Claims But Not Same-Sex Marriage?

Republican Senate hopeful Roy Moore may see himself as "the only one that can unite Democrats and Republicans," but one political pundit begs to differ.

Trump awkwardly drinks from water bottle, sends social media into frenzy
Trump awkwardly drinks from water bottle, sends social media into frenzy

President Trump drank from a bottle of water during his White House remarks on Wednesday afternoon, and the pause was too much for Twitter to handle.

Jim Cramer: Owning General Electric is one of the biggest...
Jim Cramer: Owning General Electric is one of the biggest...
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  • 2017-11-13 15:01:00Z

CNBC's Jim Cramer says owning General Electric shares through his charitable trust was a big mistake, after the company announced major changes to its board, dividend and earnings outlook.

General Electric slashes its dividend by 50% (GE)
General Electric slashes its dividend by 50% (GE)
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  • 2017-11-13 13:52:00Z

General Electric's board of directors announced plans to cut the company's dividend by 50% to $0.12 a share. The company is said to be considering other cost-cutting measures. General Electric's board of directors on Monday announced plans to cut the company's dividend in half to $0.12

GE cuts dividend before it lays out company
GE cuts dividend before it lays out company's future
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  • 2017-11-13 12:25:26Z

General Electric slashed its dividend in half as investors gathering in Boston, where Chairman and CEO John Flannery is expected to lay out a significant retooling of the U.S. conglomerate. GE's quarterly ...

NVIDIA Strengthens Offering for Gamers Heading Into Holidays
NVIDIA Strengthens Offering for Gamers Heading Into Holidays
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  • 2017-11-12 23:17:00Z

NVIDIA's new GeForce 1070 Ti graphics card fills out a broad competitive offering to counter its archrival in the short term.

Roy Moore Trails in Senate Poll After Harassment Accusations
Roy Moore Trails in Senate Poll After Harassment Accusations
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  • 2017-11-12 18:15:47Z

Republican Roy Moore trails his Democratic opponent for the first time in polling for the Alabama Senate race, days after accusations surfaced that he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl almost ...

Texas church members gather for 1st time since attack
Texas church members gather for 1st time since attack
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  • 2017-11-12 07:29:41Z

Hundreds of people are expected to worship with surviving members of the small Texas church where a shooting rampage left more than two dozen people dead. Members of the First Baptist Church in Sutherland ...

Airbus to buy back some A380s in new Emirates deal: sources
Airbus to buy back some A380s in new Emirates deal: sources
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  • 2017-11-12 06:20:07Z

Airbus will have to buy back or find new homes for some of the older A380s currently operated by Dubai's Emirates as it finalises a deal to sell new superjumbos to the Gulf carrier, industry sources said on Sunday. The European planemaker is expected to announce an order for some 36-38 A380 superjumbos

U.S. Is Said to Suggest Ways AT&T Could Win Time Warner Approval
U.S. Is Said to Suggest Ways AT&T Could Win Time Warner Approval
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  • 2017-11-12 00:49:08Z

The U.S. Justice Department has suggested to AT&T Inc. officials that they figure out how to get the benefits they're seeking from their proposed merger with Time Warner Inc. without being able to own ...

1 Hot China Stock to Buy in November (Hint: It
1 Hot China Stock to Buy in November (Hint: It's not Alibaba)
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  • 2017-11-11 16:03:00Z

You know the big names, now get to know this up-and-coming player.

How Are Social Security Raises Calculated?
How Are Social Security Raises Calculated?
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  • 2017-11-11 14:03:00Z

You're probably never getting a real raise.

Cramer: Yes, disinterested teens can actually make the be...
Cramer: Yes, disinterested teens can actually make the be...
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  • 2017-11-10 23:58:00Z

Jim Cramer said teenagers' habits can provide valuable clues on the hottest trends in the market.

Why Rite Aid Corporation Stock Will Stage a Big Turnaround
Why Rite Aid Corporation Stock Will Stage a Big Turnaround
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  • 2017-11-10 19:22:30Z

When Walgreens announced its intention to buy Rite Aid for $9.4 billion in October 2015, RAD stock was trading around $8 and darn close to decade highs. Now, RAD stock price is just $1.50. A scrapped acquisition won't be the catalyst that bankrupted 55-year-old Rite Aid.

Bella And Gigi Hadid's Model Cousin Is A Body Positive Badass
Bella And Gigi Hadid's Model Cousin Is A Body Positive Badass

There's no arguing that sisters Gigi and Bella Hadid are two of the hardest-working models in the business right now.

AT&T has
AT&T has 'slam dunk' court case on Time Warner merger: Re...
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  • 2017-11-10 13:27:00Z

Ed Lee, managing editor at Recode, discusses comments from AT&T Randall Stephenson from Thursday's DealBook conference and the ongoing controversy with the Department of Justice and the telecom giant's deal with Time Warner.

Mark Cuban threw shade at Forbes
Mark Cuban threw shade at Forbes' rich list after Wilbur Ross lied about being a billionaire
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  • 2017-11-09 19:14:17Z

After Forbes revealed that US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross had lied to them for years about being a billionaire, another member of the publication's "Richest People in America" ranking seems dismissive about the list. Big-name investor and television personality Mark Cuban gesticulated derisively when

Square
Square's dominant year hits a snag
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  • 2017-11-08 21:28:26Z

Square is continuing to make its bid to capture the payments of small businesses around the world, as well as tap into the momentum of peer-to-peer payments products with Square Cash, as its payments volume continues a steady and methodical rise - though, Wall Street still seems a little skeptical today

Amazon is selling its own private label diapers again, now under the Mama Bear brand
Amazon is selling its own private label diapers again, now under the Mama Bear brand
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  • 2017-11-08 18:30:13Z

Amazon quietly launched its own private label diapers on its site last week, this time under the Mama Bear brand.

2018 Jeep Wrangler interior revealed with retro touches and bright colors
2018 Jeep Wrangler interior revealed with retro touches and bright colors
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  • 2017-11-08 17:01:00Z

Jeep brightens up the Wrangler interior with retro bits.

To Tweet or Not to Tweet Is the Question as Trump Visits China
To Tweet or Not to Tweet Is the Question as Trump Visits China
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  • 2017-11-08 04:43:25Z

This is not a trick question: Should President Donald Trump tweet from China?

Trump Takes to Saber-Rattling in Korea
Trump Takes to Saber-Rattling in Korea
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  • 2017-11-07 09:30:30Z

Trump Takes to Saber-Rattling in Korea

North Korean Suspects Named in the Mysterious Murder of Kim Jong Nam
North Korean Suspects Named in the Mysterious Murder of Kim Jong Nam

Four North Korean men have been named in court as potential suspects in the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother Kim Jong Un, who was killed at an airport in the Malaysian capital in February.

Trump
Trump's North Korea policy is working: Gordon Chang
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  • 2017-11-06 23:01:03Z

Gordon Chang, author of 'The Coming Collapse of China,' weighs in on President Trump's trip to Asia.

The Latest: Stepsister: LSD damaged Walmart shooting suspect
The Latest: Stepsister: LSD damaged Walmart shooting suspect

DENVER (AP) - The Latest on the fatal shooting at a Colorado Walmart (all times local):

Domestic problems preceded Texas church rampage, authorities say
Domestic problems preceded Texas church rampage, authorities say
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  • 2017-11-06 19:30:11Z

A man court-martialed by the U.S. Air Force on charges of assaulting his then-wife and child had sent threatening messages to his mother-in-law who sometimes attended the rural Texas church where he fatally shot 26 people, officials said on Monday. Suspected gunman Devin Patrick Kelley injured another

Woman who gave Trump the middle finger fired from her job
Woman who gave Trump the middle finger fired from her job

Juli Briskman said she had no regrets about the attention her public show of displeasure received. A woman whose picture went viral after she raised her middle finger at Donald Trump as his motorcade passed her on her bicycle has been fired from her job. Juli Briskman was cycling in Virginia last month when she offered the gesture in a gut reaction to Trump's policies, she said.

Hero Recalls 95 MPH Chase of Texas Gunman After Church Shooting Left 26 Dead
Hero Recalls 95 MPH Chase of Texas Gunman After Church Shooting Left 26 Dead

The gunman was shot by a man who lives next to the church.

Russian Lawyer Says Trump Jr. Offered Her a Deal: Hillary Dirt for a Change to U.S. Law
Russian Lawyer Says Trump Jr. Offered Her a Deal: Hillary Dirt for a Change to U.S. Law
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  • 2017-11-06 17:26:11Z

Russian Lawyer Says Trump Jr. Offered Her a Deal: Hillary Dirt for a Change to U.S. Law

One Twitter User Lets Tomi Lahren Know Not All Texans Like Texas' Gun Laws
One Twitter User Lets Tomi Lahren Know Not All Texans Like Texas' Gun Laws

Conservative commentator Tomi Lahren decided Sunday was a good time to talk about Texas and firearms after a gunman killed at least 26 people during a church service in the state.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Earnings Beat Can
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Earnings Beat Can't Hide Warts
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  • 2017-11-06 17:06:15Z

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) has been a monster investment. Year-to-date, the BABA stock price at just under $185 gained over 110%. In market capitalization terms, Alibaba added roughly a quarter-trillion dollars.

IDC forecast predicts strong demand for iPhone X in China
IDC forecast predicts strong demand for iPhone X in China
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  • 2017-11-06 15:06:34Z

Apple's return to growth in the saturated China smartphone market was echoed by a report from IDC, out this morning, which attributes the rise in Apple's market share to the strong sales of the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.

Trump: Japan to buy
Trump: Japan to buy 'massive amount' of US military equip...
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  • 2017-11-06 13:05:00Z

CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest details on President Trump's trip to Asia where he is wrapping up a two-day visit to Japan.

Amazon discounts other sellers
Amazon discounts other sellers' products as retail competition stiffens
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  • 2017-11-05 22:51:50Z

Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is cutting prices of products from third-party sellers on its website, moving beyond its more typical method of discounts on items it sells directly. The "discount provided by Amazon" applies to products including board games and technological gadgets offered by other

3 Things Retirees Can
3 Things Retirees Can't Afford to Waste Money On
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  • 2017-11-05 20:22:00Z

When you're on a fixed income, every dollar counts. Here are a few pitfalls to avoid.

When Sheryl Sandberg first moved to Silicon Valley, Google
When Sheryl Sandberg first moved to Silicon Valley, Google's Eric Schmidt gave her advice she still uses today
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  • 2017-11-05 17:21:00Z

Sandberg eventually got two job offers - one from Google and one from another company that she left unnamed. "When you're offered a seat on a rocket ship you don't ask, 'What seat?' You just get on," she recalled him saying.

Rick Gates Failed to Disclose Second Passport, U.S. Tells Judge
Rick Gates Failed to Disclose Second Passport, U.S. Tells Judge
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  • 2017-11-03 22:40:23Z

Rick Gates failed to disclose he had a second passport until three days after he surrendered to face charges with Donald Trump's former campaign chairman that they hid their work as agents of Ukraine and ...

6 reasons why you should buy a regular Xbox instead of the new $500 Xbox One X
6 reasons why you should buy a regular Xbox instead of the new $500 Xbox One X
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  • 2017-11-03 17:37:48Z

The Xbox One is a killer game console. Not only is it a looker, but it's a powerful little box - the Xbox One "S" model you see above is the new standard for the console, replacing the original box that launched in 2013.

Iraqi forces enter al-Qaim in final offensive on Islamic State-held territory
Iraqi forces enter al-Qaim in final offensive on Islamic State-held territory

By Raya Jalabi ERBIL Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi forces have entered al-Qaim, one of the last remaining territories in the country still held by Islamic State militants, the Joint Operations Command said on Friday. Units from the Iraqi army, Counter-Terrorism Services, Sunni tribal and Iranian-backed Popular Mobilisation forces (PMF) are participating in an offensive to recapture al-Qaim and Rawa, two towns which lie on the border area with Syria. Iraq's security forces retook a border crossing with Syria from the militants, hours after entering al-Qaim, according to the Joint Operations Command.

Mother Angry After School's Robocall Keeps Mispronouncing Daughter's Name As A Racial Slur
Mother Angry After School's Robocall Keeps Mispronouncing Daughter's Name As A Racial Slur
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  • 2017-11-02 22:48:46Z

Nicomi Stewart, a mother in Rochester, New York, is "disgusted" after an automated call sent to her phone from the city's school district mispronounced her daughter's name as a racial slur.

What People Are Buying On Amazon This Week, Besides Mushroom Coffee
What People Are Buying On Amazon This Week, Besides Mushroom Coffee

This week in weird, practical and just-plain-interesting items trending on Amazon, folks seem keen to stock up on ~trendy~ health foods like ghee and mushroom coffee, as well as holiday gifts like bath bombs and card games, but that's not all.

Michelle Obama Just Hinted That Barack Needs A Few More Friends
Michelle Obama Just Hinted That Barack Needs A Few More Friends

Michelle Obama understands the importance of having a good group of girlfriends.

Tesla could upgrade customer computers to meet self-driving requirements
Tesla could upgrade customer computers to meet self-driving requirements
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  • 2017-11-01 22:37:06Z

Elon Musk had some thoughts to share on Tesla's Q3 earnings call regarding full autonomy and how the automaker is preparing to deliver this to customers down the road.

Muslim countries push UN to speak out on Myanmar abuses
Muslim countries push UN to speak out on Myanmar abuses

Muslim countries led by Saudi Arabia want the United Nations to denounce serious rights abuses in Myanmar and demand an end to the military campaign against the Rohingya, according to a draft resolution seen by AFP on Wednesday. In one of the worst refugee crises in decades, more than 600,000 Muslim Rohingya have fled an army crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state since late August.

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