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Your Friendly Neighborhood 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Dominates the Box Office

Your Friendly Neighborhood 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Dominates the Box Office

The well-received " Homecoming " kicks off the third "Spider-Man" iteration in the last 15 years, and second reboot since 2014's "The Amazing Spider-Man", with Andrew Garfield. What Homecoming also does right is show Peter Parker as the vulnerable, approval-seeking, good Samaritan that he is. Could any other movie have competed with the hero anyway? These two movies will deal with the Avengers taking on the threat of the cosmic villain Thanos (Josh Brolin) and Spider-Man will be in ... Read More

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U.S. moves into medal round

U.S. moves into medal round

Canada won the title after defeating Italy 79-60 in the final match. In the meantime, Purdue's Carsen Edwards contributed 12 points, four rebounds, and four assists. squad scored 17 of the first 21 points and jumped out to a 25-6 lead after the first quarter. "Nobody should have that many points on us", said Pritchard. Read More

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SoundCloud cuts 40% of workforce, closes London office

SoundCloud cuts 40% of workforce, closes London office

In an effort to maintain their independence, the founders of SoundCloud have closed their San Francisco and London offices, laying-off 40 percent of their staff members in the process. Without them, we would not be where we are today. SoundCloud's failure to turn its 175 million unique monthly listeners into a profitable business is nonetheless instructive of the sector's challenging economics. Read More

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Demonetisation: Can't ban people from depositing old notes, says Supreme Court

Demonetisation: Can't ban people from depositing old notes, says Supreme Court

Reviewing the case, the Supreme Court said, "You can not trash a person's genuine hard-earned money and let it go waste like this". The Chief Justice of India , J.S. The government had given time till December 30, 2016, for people to exchange or deposit their old notes. Earlier this year, the Centre had informed the Supreme Court that it has taken a "conscious decision" not to extend the period beyond December 30 last year for exchanging the demonetised currency notes. Read More

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Price Target Analysis Ford Motor Co. (F)

Price Target Analysis Ford Motor Co. (F)

Berenberg Bank set a $29.00 target price on shares of General Motors Company and gave the stock a "sell" rating in a research report on Monday, March 6th. If you are reading this news story on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of global trademark & copyright laws. Wynnefield Capital Inc holds 0.79% of its portfolio in SMTC Corporation (USA) for 1.43 million shares. Read More

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Samsung puts $18bn into memory chip production

Samsung puts $18bn into memory chip production

Samsung's production technologies are a year ahead of rivals such as Toshiba and SK Hynix, believes analyst. As Samsung is making large amount of investments into semiconductors and displays, it has created a cluster that connects Giheung, Hwasung, and Pyeongtaek from Gyeonggi-do and Asan from Chungcheongnam-do. Read More

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Louisiana latest state to deny voter info to Trump fraud panel

Administrator of the Maryland State Board of Elections Linda Lamone said in a July 3 letter that sharing access to Maryland's voter registration lists and other information requested by the commission is prohibited by state law. But many secretaries of state appeared to view the request differently. In addition, Grebner says it's easy enough to disprove wild claims that millions of illegal aliens voted in the last presidential election by looking at the voter record books kept by poll ... Read More

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Why Oil Price Weakness Is Not Really a Big Deal Anymore

Why Oil Price Weakness Is Not Really a Big Deal Anymore

Mike van Dulken and Henry Croft, analysts at Accendo Markets, said in a morning note: "Crude Oil prices have rallied from yesterday evening's lows at rising lows support, keeping alive 1-week rising channels". Data from Baker Hughes released on Friday showed that the number of active USA rigs drilling for oil declined by two to 756 rigs this week. However, the USA production declines may also be attributed to short- term challenges like the storm in the Gulf of Mexico and maintenance in ... Read More

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Dept. of Homeland Security frees Emirati airline from laptop ban

Dept. of Homeland Security frees Emirati airline from laptop ban

The move - welcomed by Etihad - comes more than three months after the United States prohibited such devices on direct flights from 10 airports in Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa . He said Etihad's efforts are a "model for both foreign and domestic airlines looking to adopt the new measures". "We would like to thank our guests for their understanding and loyalty while the ban was in place", Etihad said in a statement. Read More

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Donald Trump, 'Joe' hosts trade accusations on hit piece

In a pair of tweets , Trump called Brzezinski "low I.Q. Crazy Mika " and then later referenced a New Year's Eve meeting where he said "she was bleeding badly from a face-lift". I have texts from your top aides and phone records". The TV host tweeted back a denial of his own-claiming he had records to prove he was right. "You can't have someone who is so easily played in such an important and dignified position". Read More

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Amazon Prime Day is Back for Year Three

Amazon Prime Day is Back for Year Three

In 2015, it even launched a flagship store on Alibaba's Tmall in order to remain relevant and reach out to more Chinese consumers. If you're after tech deals, you can expect some nice discounts on big-screen TVs, smartphones, tablets, wearables, audio products, and, of course, Amazon devices. Read More

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Kaspersky products would be banned from Pentagon under Senate bill

Kaspersky products would be banned from Pentagon under Senate bill

And Kaspersky Lab itself confirmed in a statement this week that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents have had "brief interactions" with some of its usa employees, discussions that the company described as "due diligence" chats. "Just as a US-based cybersecurity company doesn't allow access or send any sensitive data from its products to the United States government, Kaspersky Lab products also do not allow any access or provide any private data to any country's government", he continued. Read More

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Taylor Wimpey plc's (TW) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Over the last quarter, insiders have bought 55,160 shares of company stock valued at $11,025,198. It is down 0.00% since June 27, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 16.62% the S&P500. Therefore 38% are positive. Taylor Wimpey PLC had 187 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BNP Paribas maintained the shares of IBST in report on Thursday, May 18 with "Outperform" rating. Read More

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Oil declines for fifth week as supply climbs

Oil declines for fifth week as supply climbs

West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil, was up 0.49 percent to $43.22 per barrel about 15 minutes before the start of USA trading. The market is up slightly so far this week, but Brent and US crude oil have dropped for the past five weeks. "We might see a significant pop in short-covering if the USA inventory data turns out to be bullish", said Ric Spooner at CMC Markets. Read More

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Uber searches for new CEO, Mayer among candidates

Uber searches for new CEO, Mayer among candidates

Levandowski later told Uber he destroyed the files before Uber purchased his start-up for $US680mln in August 2016 and he was appointed to lead the group's self-driving team, the lawyers added . And it's not Google that is making the assertion about what Kalanick knew about these files. Travis Kalanick stepped down from the position of CEO Uber following the pressure from the company's board of directors. Read More

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Walmart may bid on Whole Foods

Walmart may bid on Whole Foods

Leaping to mind are " Walmart's worst nightmare" followed by "this changes everything", the latter effective immediately in natural and organic foods retailing and, longer-term, potentially with regard to all grocery, not just in the USA but worldwide, notes David Lummis, market research analyst with Packaged Facts . Read More

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All banks pass this year's stress tests

All banks pass this year's stress tests

The assessments are created to gauge the potential impact of a severe downturn on bank operations and capital levels as part of the Dodd-Frank financial reform law. Fed governor Jay Powell in prepared remarks touted the improvements made since the financial crisis but indicated some regulations might have gone too far. Read More

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Liberal Steve Thomson BC's new Speaker in likely short-lived government

Liberal Steve Thomson BC's new Speaker in likely short-lived government

The Liberal government has already released numerous details from the speech, which is expected to represent a dramatic about-face from a re-election platform the party campaigned on a little more than a month ago. "In general, it's going to mean that every family that earns up to $60,000 a year will get a full subsidy for their child care, then all families from $60,000-$100,000 will be eligible for a partial subsidy". Read More

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Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk family tax policies

Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk family tax policies

Sen. Marco RubioMarco RubioRubio jokes about photo of hug with Ivanka Trump GOP senators pleased with Ivanka Trump meeting on family leave, child tax credits Social media mocks photo of Rubio, Ivanka hug MORE (R) on Tuesday joked that he is "investigating" the issue after social media users mocked the Florida senator for a photo of his hug with first daughter Ivanka Trump . Read More

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Auto carrying explosives rams police vehicle on Paris' Champs Elysees, driver dead

They said the suspect, wearing a white shirt... It is unclear why the attacker drove into police, though the Interior Ministry spokesman said the incident was apparently deliberate. The attack - which occurred just a short distance from where a jihadist shot dead a police officer, two months earlier - was carried out by an individual who had been on France's security watchlist since 2015 for membership of "the radical Islamist movement", sources close to the probe said. Read More

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Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition

Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition

Steve Scalise , who remains in critical condition but has improved. Trump on Thursday reiterated his call for unity in the aftermath of the shooting in the Washington suburb of Alexandria, Virginia. He's also saluting the Capitol police officers injured in the attack on a Republican Congressional baseball practice. The hospital says the Louisiana congressman "will require additional operations, and will be in the hospital for some time". Read More

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U.S. stocks end mostly lower after Fed rate hike

The Fed officials agreed on a plan to reduce its $4.5 trillion balance sheet in a "gradual" and "predictable" manner. "With the weak data, you start to wonder why the Fed is so bent on raising rate". The Nasdaq is down 13.03 points, or 0.2 percent. "The data show a stronger likelihood for the best-performing funds to become the worst-performing funds than vice versa", S&P Dow Jones Indices said. Read More

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President says Sessions did 'very good job,' comments on Mueller rumors

President says Sessions did 'very good job,' comments on Mueller rumors

Senators on Tuesday questioned both Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on how the inquiry is being handled. The notion that Mueller , a 72-year-old former Federal Bureau of Investigation director who has spent decades in the highest levels of the US government, needs the special counsel gig badly enough to allow himself to be manipulated by Trump is laughable, but you have to remember that the president probably still believes that people live ... Read More

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Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company

Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company

She reported him to human resources, but was told he would get a lecture but no further punishment because he was a "high performer", she wrote. It calls for the appointment of an independent chairman, the use of performance reviews to hold senior employees accountable, a reformulation of Uber's values and various measures to increase diversity. Read More

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Starbucks teams with Lady Gaga for 'Cups of Kindness'

Starbucks teams with Lady Gaga for 'Cups of Kindness'

The artist, who's known for popular songs such as "Poker Face" and " Born This Way ", took to Twitter to make the announcement and revealed that the beverage collection will be called Cups of Kindness . And don't worry, the Matcha Lemonade and Violet Drink aren't going anywhere. This drink is made with finely ground Teavana matcha green tea, combined with crisp lemonade then shaken with ice to create a refreshingly sweet, delicious drink. Read More

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