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YouTube Rolls Out 'Breaking News' Feed On Desktop Site And Mobile Apps

Android Police reports that it's unclear whether "Breaking News" will appear every day or just during particularly newsworthy moments in time. For now it seems that YouTube is mostly turning to traditional networks as the sources. YouTube has been serving people across the globe from 2005 with billions of videos without getting any sum in return. It's not yet known whether Google is populating the section via an algorithm or whether it will hire a team of editors to curate the news.

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Sempra Energy to buy Oncor for $9.45n

According to Reuters, the board at Energy Future opted for the Sempra bid after receiving assurances from Sempra officials that its offer for Oncor would received approval from the Public Utility Commission of Texas, as well as a US bankruptcy judge.

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Russia's Rosneft closes strategic $12.9 billion deal in India

The agreement comes almost a year after it was announced in October 2016 that the Kremlin-controlled Rosneft and the other firms will acquire a combined stake of 97.4% in Essar Oil. "With the completion of our capex programme, we now look forward to a period of growth in our wider portfolio of businesses". Together with our partners we intend to support the company to significantly improve its financial performance and, in the medium term, adopt an asset development strategy.

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China's Great Wall Motor confirms interest in Fiat Chrysler

We are interested in (FCA)", a company official in Great Wall's press relations department told Reuters . Earlier in the day, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters Great Wall had asked to meet with FCA with the intention of tabling a bid for all or part of the group.

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Asset managers in advanced talks on merger

A combined group would have well over £50bn in AUM or advice, with 3,000 people employed across the two companies. Market sources believe S&W - which is owned mostly by its employees - would be valued at £500m to £600m under the terms of the deal.

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French group Total buys Maersk Oil in $7.5 billion deal

Total expects its new acquisition of Maersk's oil & gas business will deliver some US$400mln of synergies, largely thanks to the combination of the respective North Sea operations. Maersk Oil as of Monday had around 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent in potential reserves, with more than 80 percent of that in the North Sea. Moller-Maersk CEO Soren Skou said it will become the third largest shareholder in Total , but said it has yet to decide on the offer of a seat on Total's board.

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Volkswagen unveils production plans for ID BUZZ concept auto

The press release stated that the announcement was made in California at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Barely in time for the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, Volkswagen has announced it will bring back the most iconic vehicle of the 1960s.

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Cloudflare CEO on Terminating Service to Neo-Nazi Site

So the moment they saw their services were being used to incite violence, they acted . It revealed to The Verge that it would be removing a "group of sites" from its service. Or should they remain neutral? Individuals, rights organizations, and the companies themselves have all been anxious about how The Daily Stormer was and will continue to be handled.

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Call to shut killer robot Pandora's Box

A United Nations group on autonomous weapons had been due to meet Monday but the gathering was postponed until November, according to the group's website. Professor Walsh said artificial intelligence could help tackle numerous pressing problems facing society, but added: "The same technology can also be used in autonomous weapons to industrialise war".

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Flight Operations Briefly Halted at Delhi's IGI Airport After Pilot Spots Drone

File image of security personnel at Delhi airport. Earlier during the day, operations were briefly halted around 11.30 a.m.to 12.15 p.m. on one of the three runways, as a similar sighting of a drone-like flying object was reported. "But the operations at the airport continued as normal and there was no delay in arrival or departure of flights". The airport, which has three runways, is the busiest in India and handles around 1,200 flights daily.

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After Charlottesville, tech leaders stick with Trump councils

CEO's of Intel , Under Armour , and Merck on Monday quit Trump's manufacturing jobs council. Plank said on Monday night that Under Armour "engages in innovation and sports, not politics". GE reassured everyone that the company doesn't tolerate "hate, bigotry or racism", but, like the president's initial statement, GE's statement did not specify that it was the white nationalists who were responsible for the death of one woman (and indirectly to the deaths of two Virginia State Police ...

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Same Real brilliance demanded from Madrid fans and boss Zinedine Zidane

The Portuguese global was suspended for five matches after being sent off and shoving the referee in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup. The results of the last five matches against Deportivo without exception ended in a victory "creamy".

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Rain chances to linger into the weekend

Sunday a few showers and storms will be possible early in the morning with more possible late in the afternoon. Saturday is expected to have a mostly sunny sky with calm winds as high pressure moves into West Michigan. Northwest wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. South wind 3 to 5 miles per hour. Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76. High: 91. Wind: SE 5-10 miles per hour.

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Trump's Economic Council Implodes As White House Defends Fash

In one of the first polls taken since all three of the president's responses, we find that 34 percent approve of his response, while 55 percent disapprove. Those defects proved fatal to the council, and on Wednesday morning, just one day after saying he had "many" CEOs wanting to join the manufacturing council, Trump said his panel was sacked.

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Trump's biz buddies abandon ship as manufacturing council disbands

Impossible to miss. And the president said Friday night's right-wing, torchlight parade across the University of Virginia campus consisted of "people protesting very quietly", even though the demonstrators terrorized men and women , including clergy, worshipping in a nearby church and chanted "Jews will not replace us" and "Blood and Soil", an infamous Nazi rallying cry.

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United States dollar edges up on euro woes, capped by White House drama

Baird & Co, referring to the seasonally lightly traded August trading period. Consider its effort to reassure investors that Gary Cohn , head of the president's National Economic Council, would remain in his job. One counterprotester was killed and at least 19 others were injured when an OH man rammed them with a vehicle. All that said, reports indicate both Cohn and Mnuchin plan to stay on in their respective roles.

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Big Business Dumps Trump: Merck, Intel, Under Armour CEOs Quit Council

That follows the wave of negative reaction to Trump's remarks regarding Charlottesville, Va., where one person was killed and 19 injured after a auto plowed into a group protesting a white supremacist rally over the weekend. I am appreciative of the opportunity to have served, but have made a decision to step down from the council. Violence broke out in the historic college town of Charlottesville after white nationalists marched there Friday night in advance of a planned Saturday rally ...

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Adam Cole Sighted With NXT Talent At Orlando Airport

This distracted McIntyre, enough for Cole to fly in and take down the new NXT Champion . Cole comes to NXT entering a jam packed world title scene. Cole is a three-time ROH World Champion , a former PWG Champion and BOLA victor, CZW Jr. Their championship celebration would be cut short as O'Reilly and Fish attacked the Authors of Pain and Sanity.

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Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Shares Bought by Blair William & Co

The rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research on Friday, August 5 to "Outperform". As per Sunday, September 6, the company rating was maintained by William Blair. Financial Advisers Limited Liability Com holds 9,307 shares. Amf Pensionsforsakring reported 0.49% in Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD). Williams Capital Group maintained Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) rating on Friday, May 5.

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South Korea's Moon says no military action without Seoul's consent

In an August 7 phone conversation, South Korean President Moon Jae-in asked his USA counterpart, President Donald Trump , to revise the guidelines and allow for the development of payloads of up to 1,000 kilograms (2,200 pounds). Talking about Trump's war rhetoric, Moon said: "US President Trump is trying to pressure North Korea by showing a firm resolution", he said. This month, China agreed to the toughest United Nations Security Council sanctions to date against the DPRK.

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Two state troopers shot in western Pa.

Investigators said when the suspect, Clarence Belsar, 26, saw the troopers approaching, he began walking away and ignored commands to stop. They then returned fire, killing Belsar. Belsar pulled a.38 caliber revolver from his waistband and fired a shot that injured one trooper in the hand and struck the other in the abdomen, police said.

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Mother of slain protester says she won't talk to Trump

They're fucking Confederate statues , Trump! The harsh language that turned off those who voted against him a year ago hasn't abated during his seven months in the White House , part of the reason his approval rating is locked in the 30s.

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Merck's CEO quits Trump's council over Charlottesville

Adding to the cascade of business figures distancing themselves from Trump, Walmart CEO Doug McMillon released a statement saying Mr Trump "missed a critical opportunity to help bring our country together by unequivocally rejecting the appalling actions of white supremacists".

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American Greetings Corp (NYSE:AM) Stock Price While Sentiment Improves

About 275,198 shares traded. It has underperformed by 9.99% the S&P500. The firm has a market capitalization of $4.40 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.56 and a beta of 2.10. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) presently has a 10 month price index of 1.00064. Therefore 73% are positive. Shell Midstream Partners had 12 analyst reports since July 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

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No Change in Arkansas' 3.4 Percent Unemployment Rate

Most of July's increase in Colorado jobs was in federal, state and local government , CDLE said; there was only a small rise in private-sector jobs. Only Oregon with a 2.9 percent increase had a bigger gain, the bureau said. The unemployment rates for the counties near Tehama County are Butte at 6.5 percent, Shasta at 6.1 percent and Glenn County at 8.0 percent.

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Suit: Poland Spring packaging info is all wet

The lawsuit was filed in a CT federal court on Tuesday and accuses Nestle Waters North America, Inc. of a "colossal fraud perpetrated against American consumers". "I know that the water they're drawing from here in Poland, to the best of my knowledge, is truly spring water", he said. "The claims made in the lawsuit are without merit", said a spokesperson for Nestle Waters.

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Do war games risk escalating North Korea crisis?

A top U.S. general says contentious military exercises with South Korea , due to start on Monday off the Korean peninsula, are not up for negotiation. "There may be some motives that are directed toward China", said Han, reflecting a common sentiment among the Chinese public, officials and state media.

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Intel CEO Brian Krzanich quits Trump council over muted Charlottesville response

After Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier , one of America's most prominent black CEOs, quit the council earlier Monday, Trump lashed out at him on Twitter . Trump has been widely criticized for his failure to immediately and forcefully condemn the white supremacists and neo-Nazis who rallied in Charlottesville on Saturday to protest the removal of a Confederate statue.

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Xfinity Mobile arrives to all of Comcast's markets

Xfinity Mobile combines the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network with the largest Wi-Fi network of more than 18 million hotspots nationwide to support a seamless internet and entertainment experience inside and out of the home.

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Kevin Durant tweeted about the Cavs trading LeBron James

Irving is reportedly seeking a trade from the Cavaliers , who lost to the Warriors in last season's NBA Finals. "It's just a regular National Basketball Association problem, right? A lot of teams have gone through this before", Durant told Haynes .

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Oil prices fall on higher USA production figures

The United States Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) announced today that DOE would issue a Notice of Sale for the sale of crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) in late August 2017. Elsewhere, Brent oil for October delivery on the ICE Futures Exchange in London added 0.5 cents or about 0.1% to $51.05 a barrel, after hitting a three-week low of $50.01 in the previous session.

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Trump blasts CEOs who quit advisory panels as 'grandstanders'

Moving quickly, Trump then announced in a tweet he would end both the council and the Forum. "I'm thankful we have business leaders such as Ken to remind America of its better angels", said Hewlett Packard Enterprises CEO Meg Whitman. Drugmakers have come under withering criticism for soaring prices in the US, including by President Trump, though he has yet to act on a promise to contain them.

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Premier League Preview and Prediction: Tottenham vs Chelsea

Defender Antonio Rudiger and midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko (still to make his debut following injury) have also come in, along with back-up goalkeeper Willy Caballero, but Conte wants more players ahead of a Champions League return. Alvaro Morata is expected to make his first league start for Chelsea , after scoring against Burnley last weekend, at the expense of Michy Batshuayi.

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CIO leader resigns from Trump's council, says president 'tolerates bigotry'

Earlier in the day, Frazier said that he was stepping down in protest. "From his anti-American proposal to ban Muslims to his horrendous comments about women and immigrants, Trump is running on hate", he said in a speech in March 2016.

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Gov. McAuliffe to President Trump: Don't Visit Charlottesville if Dividing Rhetoric Continues

Police announced the rally had been deemed an unlawful assembly, and threatened to arrest anyone who did not disperse. White nationalist leader Matthew Heimbach drew a crowd outside the court-house but was shouted down. In an interview Monday afternoon following the news conference, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer said the alt-right movement, and the various white nationalist groups that are associated with it, are responsible.


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