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Apple May Owe $19 Billion In EC Levy (APPL)

The biggest of the investigations centres on Apple's tax dealings with Ireland. The aggressive US move came ahead of a possible Commission v...

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Tesla Announces Quickest Electric Car

Tesla Motors' new battery pack for the performance versions of its Model S and X cars will extend the range and improve acceleration in the veh...

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Uber lost at least $1.27 bln in first half of 2016

The company's money drain was first reported when a conference call happened between Uber's executive branch and investors for a company eva...

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USDA Will Buy $20 Million of Cheese to Reduce Surplus

Vilsack, in his statement, said the agency continues looking "for ways within its authority to tackle food insecurity and provide for added st...

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Tesla wins USA antitrust approval to buy SolarCity

Musk is personally buying $65 million of bonds, San Mateo, California-based SolarCity said in a filing Tuesday. CEO Lyndon Rive and his brot...

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Central California fire forces more evacuations

A separate fire in San Luis Obispo County is threatening homes in Monterey County. Overnight, firefighters fully contained the destructi...

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European Union leaders prepare for "better" Europe

The desperate act of those trying to revive a political institution in its death throes. Francois Hollande is meeting with German Chancello...

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Apple fixes serious security flaw after UAE dissident's iPhone targeted

The company said it had no knowledge of any particular incidents. Earlier this month, Mansoor received an SMS text message on his iPhone cla...

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US home sales fell in July amid inventory shortage

He said Realtors are reporting less buyer traffic because of the dearth of affordable homes for sale. The weak number for existing home sales ...

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Oil bounces on speculation of Iran supporting Opec freeze action

Some analysts have warned that the current rally in prices could be self-defeating , as it encourages USA shale producers to drill more, underl...

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July New Home Sales Soar to Eight-Year High

Demand is also outpacing construction. New US single-family home sales unexpectedly rose in July, reaching their highest level in almost nine ye...

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GST Bill ratified by Chhattisgarh Assembly

Indian industry chambers has raised concerns on the draft Goods and Services Tax ( GST ) law at a meeting here with Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Ad...

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Southern Rail strike: Commuters face start of five-day walkout

Southern said it hoped to operate around two thirds of its services. The RMT says it offered to call off the strike during talks last week, ...

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Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed meeting

Benchmark 10-year notes were last up 8/32 in price to yield 1.55 percent, down from 1.58 percent late on Friday . The S&P 500 fell 4 points, ...

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Pfizer Makes Cancer Play With Medivation Deal

The drugmaker brought in $943 million in revenue previous year. Some have suggested that the death of the Allergan deal could lead Pfizer to s...

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State Dept Blames Criticism of Payment to Iran on the Media

It was the first time the administration has said publicly that it used the payment as leverage to ensure the prisoners were released by Ira...

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Louisiana Floods Largest Since Superstorm Sandy — Red Cross CEO

The Red Cross is sending at least 500 volunteers from across the country to those badly flooded areas in Louisiana. The state also faces a l...

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Oil Rises; Brent Over $50/bbl On OPEC Freeze Talk, Weaker Dollar

That rally sputtered and some market experts say it's unclear if a similar fate can be avoided. Prices are up 8.6 percent this week. "Prices are...

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Watch the new video for Coldplay's 'A Head Full Of Dreams'

You can check out the music video for "A Head Full Of Dreams" below . The video begins with Charlie Chaplin's speech from The Great Dictato...

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Cisco to cut 5500 jobs in shift away from switches, routers

Shares of the company declined about 1 per cent in extended trading following the announcement. The American company had announced on Wednes...

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The Economist adds Baku to Top 10 of world's most liveable cities

Melbourne , Australia , has been declared by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) to be the most liveable city in the world, followed closel...

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Fed Rate Views Drag Gold Down

Oil prices were also helped by a falling dollar .DXY , which slipped to its lowest against a basket of major currencies since June 24 as traders...

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Guns N' Roses Australian Tour Confirmed

To celebrate the band's reunion tour, fashion designer John Varvatos and music merchandise leader Bravado, are partnering to open a special Gun...

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Fed's Williams Says September Rate Hike Makes Sense

Societe Generale SA isn't expecting any increases in USA borrowing costs this year. San Francisco Fed President John Williams on Thursday said...

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Fed's Williams Says September Rate Hike Makes Sense

Societe Generale SA isn't expecting any increases in USA borrowing costs this year. San Francisco Fed President John Williams on Thursday said...

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Premier Oil returns to profit, raises production target

Oil producer Premier Oil returned to profit in the first half of the year thanks to higher production that also allowed it to raise its full-yea...

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Aetna threatened to leave Obamacare over merger opposition

State Insurance Director Ray Farmer said Tuesday he was surprised by Aetna's withdrawal, as his agency was still reviewing the company's appli...

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Canadian bonds flat ahead of U.S. crude oil inventories data

Prices were at around $45.92 prior to the release of the inventory data. The nation's massive stockpiles of crude oil and refined gasoline are...

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Cisco planning to lay off thousands of workers

The job cuts stem from Cisco's transition away from its hardware roots, according to the CRN article. " In theory the addressable market could...

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Castillo's 4 hits lead Diamondbacks over Mets 10

Bartolo Colon was roughed up for five runs in four innings, but only two were earned thanks to some shoddy Mets' defense. This stretch was mean...

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U.S. regulators unveil final rule on truck emissions limits

However, the new rules are tougher on the aforementioned semi trucks , which account for about 60% of total greenhouse emissions and fuel consu...

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Avalanche Coach Patrick Roy Abruptly Steps Down

In his statement to the media Roy said, "my vision and the organizations vision for the future must be aligned perfectly". Sakic also added th...

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Detectives question man in NYC mosque shooting

A person who lives near the shooting scene shared with The Associated Press and other media organizations surveillance video that showed a m...

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Deliberations begin at attorney general's trial

Both King and Morrow took the stand as prosecution witnesses during the trial to testify about what went on behind closed doors in the attorney ...

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Egyptian Athlete Refuses to Shake His Israeli Opponents Hand After Getting Beaten

He lay prostate on the mat following his defeat by ippon before standing-up to face Sasson in order for the referee to formally declare the fi...

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