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SodaStream recalls 51K bottles that could explode in your face

To do this, the SodaStream device carbonates water by adding carbon dioxide from a pressurized cylinder, thus creating soda that users can add flavor to. According to a notice posted with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the bottles can burst under pressure, posing an injury hazard to users or bystanders.

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PM Modi, Amit Shah are 'Terrorists', Says SP Minister Rajendra Chaudhary

For the record, Kasab was the only terrorist captured alive during 26/11 attacks in Mumbai in 2008. Shah, who addressed rallies and held a roadshow in the district having the highest number of 12 assembly seats in the state, came down heavily on Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for "offering political patronage" to those with criminal antecedents.

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CT police department warns don't open doors for 'any unfamiliar cattle'

Miner blamed a broken fence for allowing the cows' escape. A police department in CT has issued a warning to the public on its Facebook page describing an incident where "two suspicious males [went] door to door trying to sell dairy products".

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Ford Motor Company (F) Position Boosted by Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK

BTC Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of Honda Motor Company by 19.2% in the second quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 1,298,179 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $15,877,000 after buying an additional 866,478 shares during the last quarter.

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French carmaker PSA eyes tie-up with Malaysia's Proton

Negotiations are still preliminary, with bids being evaluated and clarified, said one of the people, who asked not to be identified as the talks are private. PSA rose 1% to 18.49 euros as of 11.30am in Paris trading. Proton is seeking a "foreign strategic partner" to turn itself around. Proton was formed in 1983 by then-premier Mahathir Mohamad as part of an ambitious national industrialisation plan, but it has been hit by its reputation for unimaginative models and poor quality.

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Ground Stop Issued For American Airlines In Philadelphia

A spokeswoman for American, the dominant carrier in Philadelphia , said the airlines' systems didn't come back online early Wednesday after a planned overnight Internet outage. When the power came back on, the airline's computer system did not reboot normally, Lupica said. Travelers were reporting long check-in lines due to the downed systems.

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Jay Z Is Starting a Venture Capital Fund

Score another win for Jay Z in the area of business. Jay Brown and Jay Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, will focus on seed-stage tech opportunities. Jane Park, a former Starbucks and Boston Consulting Group executive, founded the company in 2007. He has invested in companies like Uber and Tidal and his entertainment company, Roc Nation , invested in ventures like BlackJet and audio company Devialet, Cruchbase reported.

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LG K10 2017 quick review

LG K10 (2017 ) has a unique u-frame and brushed metal finish effect. The LG K10 (2017 ) has been apparently put together in Noida at LG smartphone manufacturing hub, that explains why the smartphone has 112 SOS panic button that will help you make calls in an emergency situation to selected contacts.

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Nifty closes over 8900-mark; Bharti Airtel top loser on BSE

Major Sensex gainers on Tuesday were: Axis Bank, up 4.99 per cent at Rs 504.60; Asian Paints, up 1.61 per cent at Rs 991.15; Reliance Industries, up 1.36 per cent at Rs 1,088.25; HDFC, up 1.27 per cent at Rs 1,411.95; and Adani Ports, up 1.18 per cent at Rs 304.05.

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U.S. dollar climbs amid Fed officials' remarks

The Dollar was on the bounce through the Asian session this morning, sentiment towards the release of the FOMC meeting minutes later this evening driving appetite for the Dollar as the markets weigh up on the balance of power between the Hawks and the Doves.

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Kejriwal corners Modi over Churan Label currency notes

He later realised that all the four notes that the ATM dispensed were fake. A sub-inspector who visited the ATM also received a fake Rs 2,000 note but found that all other notes in the bundle were genuine. While the real note has the signature of the governor of the RBI, the fake note instead had no signature at all. This was the biggest such haul from the Indo-Bangla border region after demonetisation.

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UPSC Announced IAS Mains Result 2016 Visit upsc

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the result of UPSC IAS Mains Exam 2016. The candidates who are qualified in the prelims wrote the Main exam and waiting for the results. Note: Check UPSC's official website regularly for latest updates about the exam. Almost 10 Lakh candidates had appeared for the UPSC Main examination 2016 December.

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Trump's controversial environment agency pick sworn in

If that track record didn't make it clear what direction Pruitt will take the EPA, reading between the words of his introduction to the career employees who have spent decades working to safeguard our natural environment solidify it in crystal.

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Barratt hails "very strong" performance as completions rise

The company said sales were "particularly strong" in the West Midlands, the North of England and Scotland. Barratt's fewer first half completions come amidst efforts from the United Kingdom government to increase housebuilding across the country, having set a target to build 1 million new homes by 2020 which requires 200,000 homes to be built every year.

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Chinese, UAE Oil Firms Sign $1.77Bln Deal to Develop Onshore Concession

CEFC contributed a sign-up bonus of AED 3.3 billion ($888 million) to enter the concession. CEFC China owns a controlling stake in KazMunayGas International N.V. The agreement was signed by Dr Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber, Adnoc Group chief executive officer and member of the Supreme Petroleum Council of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, and Wang Yilin, CNPC chairman.

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Hong Kong stocks rise on U.S. surge, higher Shanghai inflows; China dips

Market confidence was lifted on news that Hong Kong handed out billions in tax cuts and poverty relief on Wednesday, to stimulate its economy that is expected to grow more strongly than expected at 2 to 3 percent this year. Hotel occupancy was similar to 2015 at close to 80%. In addition, the planned expansion at Hong Kong Disneyland will also add an attraction based on the film "Moana" and include a renovation of the park's castle.

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Southern White House Sends Flight Schools into Panic

At the time of this writing, Trump had not gone a single day of his presidency without making at least one false or misleading claim. Trump and his team are now speaking differently about Crimea. "And I don't have any issues with the press, myself". Chaffetz has asked the government's building management agency for an explanation of Trump's lease of the Old Post Office Building in Washington, just blocks from the White House, which he turned into a luxury hotel.

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Coca-Cola to close South Australian factory

Coca-Cola Amatil will close its manufacturing operations in South Australia in 2019. Coca-Cola Amatil managing director Alison Watkins said: "We need to modernise and invest in new capability across our supply chain to maintain our competitiveness in the market".

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Uber Looking Into Sex Abuse Claims

He said he had instructed Liane Hornsey, the company's recently hired chief of human resources, "to conduct an urgent investigation into these allegations ". It was the first instance of what she described as "one very, very odd year at Uber" in a blog post on Sunday. She said the director of engineering ordered leather jackets for the site's reliability engineers, but later decided it would only give the jackets to male engineers because there were too few women in the company to qualify ...

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'It is God's precious plant' - woman creates cannabis oil for chronic patients

News24 sat down with a Johannesburg maker of cannabis oil for chronic illnesses. "I'm here to give the people some good quality services and to provide medicine that could them in their condition", Robinson said . "In a potential dispensary we want to run it the best we can to educate our patients and to give them more of a medical pharmacy type atmosphere", says Sharum.

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Wal-Mart's Comparable Sales Top Estimates

Wal-Mart Stores comprises approximately 1.8% of Robinson Value Management Ltd.'s holdings, making the stock its 21st largest position. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company reiterated a market perform rating on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a research report on Thursday, January 26th.

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Russia's Rosneft, Libya's NOC sign crude oil offtake deal

Meeting on the sidelines of an global energy conference in London, the head of the National Oil Corp. of Libya met with Rosneft Chairman Igor Sechin to lay the groundwork for investments in the Libyan oil sector. Haftar's forces have recently been cooperating with the Tripoli-based NOC despite previous attempts to sell oil independently. "We need the assistance and investment of major global oil companies to reach our production goals and stabilise our economy", he said.

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White House struggles to insulate Trump from security advisor scandal

CNN has reported that U.S. intelligence agencies told Trump and then President Barack Obama about Russian efforts to build up compromising financial and personal information about him last month. "Gen. Michael Flynn was clearly not the right person for that job". White House spokesman Sean Spicer is likely to face a buzzsaw of questions about the drama when he walks into the bear pit of the White House Briefing Room on Tuesday at 1 p.m.

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.51

Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-two have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company's stock . Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. If you are viewing this piece of content on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide copyright and trademark law.

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Lloyds underlines recovery with higher dividend and profits

The Company has 52-week high of $4.42 and 52-week low of $2.47. The 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Lloyds Banking Group have a median target of 3.69, with a high estimate of 4.52 and a low estimate of 2.03. The stock's 50 day moving average price is GBX 65.28 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 59.45. Lloyds Banking Group PLC has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 68.22 ($0.85).

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Govt has no plans to introduce Rs1,000 currency notes: Shaktikanta Das

Commenting on the issue of low cash in ATMs, Shaktikanta Das said that the government was addressing the "complaints of cash out in ATMs". No plan to bring back Rs 1000 note, says Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das. "Overdrawal by some deprives others", said Das. He advised people to withdraw only that much amount as required. On Tuesday, Indian Express reported that the Reserve Bank of India and the government had made up their minds to reintroduce Rs 1,000 notes to replace the ...

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Big Brown Drones: UPS Moves Closer to Autonomous Delivery from Its Trucks

The drone took off from a UPS auto roof and flew autonomously to its destination where it dropped off a package and returned to the vehicle. UPS has unveiled its plan for delivery drones: build them right into trucks, and launch them at various points along their route.

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Central Bank of Nigeria overhauls forex policies

Lamido said the new currency policy was a bold reflection of the fiscal policy of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration which seeks to make the Naira a competitive currency in global trade. Also in purchasing foreign exchange for school fees, CBN says applications shall be for university education only while remittances shall be made directly to the university's account.

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Two men charged with attempted murder in Ames, Iowa shooting

Maxfield, Siner, Smith, and Henry are now enrolled at ICCC, according to Beneke. They are: Charles Smith, 20, and Traveion D. Henry, 21, both of Milwaukee, Wis., and both charged with attempted murder. One was transported to a hospital in Des Moines. Ames police said both officers are now assigned to the department Safe Neighborhoods Team and remain on administrative leave until the investigation is complete.

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Past 3 Quarter Analysis for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

The company had revenue of $129.75 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $130.22 billion. On Oct 16 Wal-Mart Stores Inc. The stock has a quick ratio of 0.20 and a current ratio of 0.90. WMT has been the topic of several research reports. Vetr lowered Wal-Mart Stores from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $77.00 price objective for the company.in a report on Tuesday, November 8th.

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Severe Flooding Hits Manteca in Northern California

The order impacts roughly 500 people. A breach in a levee in south San Joaquin County that forced as many as 500 people from their homes was plugged Monday night. "What will happen is it the river breaks it will try to self-equalize, so", Anthony Burger with the California Conservation Corps said. An evacuation center has been set up at the Lathrop Community Center at 15552 5th Street in Lathrop.

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Decoding Bharat QR Code

Here you don't have to enter the amount. Users can make payments by scanning the code and entering the transaction amount. Although various private companies and banks already have this facility in their mobile app, but what makes this QR code different from others is that it is interoperable with all the banks and it is not a closed-loop system.

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Advances 3.26% Tuesday's Premarket

The retailer reported $1.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.29 by $0.01. Wal-Mart shares have climbed slightly since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor's 500 index has risen 5 percent.

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RBC Capital Markets Reaffirms "Sector Perform" Rating for Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. 12/24/2014 - Campbell Soup Company had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Zacks. The correct version of this report can be viewed at [[permalink]]. In other news, insider Carlos Barroso sold 9,130 shares of Campbell Soup Company stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 4th.

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Police program at elementary schools suspended amid public concern

After the meeting Chief Kasper met with Northampton School Superintendent Dr. John Provost where it was chose to stop the program. The program, started by the Northampton Police Department in December, had officers stand outside of a school each Friday morning to high-five students as they walked in to begin the day.


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