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Government publish Brexit legal advice they didn't want you to see

Government publish Brexit legal advice they didn't want you to see

As she doggedly presses on, Ms. The DUP has vowed to reject the Brexit deal as it stands, but independent unionist MP Lady Sylvia Hermon has indicated that she will back it. "Either will leave us ...

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Huawei's global chief financial officer arrested in Vancouver

Huawei's global chief financial officer arrested in Vancouver

The ban was sought by Meng, who has a bail hearing Friday, he said . "The company has been provided very little information regarding the charges and is not aware of any wrongdoing by Ms. Meng's ...

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Why is Qatar leaving OPEC?

Why is Qatar leaving OPEC?

Qatar will withdraw from Opec on January 1, Qatari Energy Minister Saad Sherida Al Kaabi announced on Monday. The gas-rich Gulf state said its attendance at the upcoming Opec meeting in Vienna th...

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Trump says China has agreed to reduce, remove tariffs on cars

Trump says China has agreed to reduce, remove tariffs on cars

But as trade tensions ratcheted up with the USA this summer, Beijing retaliated by slapping vehicles imported from the USA with an extra 25 per cent tariff, bringing the total tariff rate to 40 per ce...

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George H.W. Bush's Service Dog Sully Remains by Casket

George H.W. Bush's Service Dog Sully Remains by Casket

Bush. The former president's funeral at the National Cathedral, 3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW. President Bush's body will lie in repose at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Houston , Texas. A tribute websi...

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Bitcoin Interest Shoots To Eight Month High

Bitcoin Interest Shoots To Eight Month High

Percentage gains today are less than what they were yesterday , but market capitalization is now approaching US$140 billion. Over the last seven days, Bitcoin has traded down 7% against the United ...

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Donald Trump Says He Has

Donald Trump Says He Has "A Very Special Relationship" With Xi Jinping

Both the China and US have placed a 90 day timeframe on completing a deal. "We'll see what reactions we get in the next few months", to the WTO reform call in the communique, G-20 host Mauricio Macr...

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Dolce & Gabbana apologizes for 'racist' ad

Dolce & Gabbana apologizes for 'racist' ad

The situation got much worse when Instagram screenshots surfaced of cofounder Stefano Gabbana making racist comments about Chinese people (the company insists his account was hacked). Mercedes a...

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Trump threatens a 25% tariff on the iPhone and Apple laptops

Trump threatens a 25% tariff on the iPhone and Apple laptops

Trump said an interview with The Wall Street Journal ( WSJ ) Monday that the levy could be as high as 10 percent. Speaking to the Wall Street Journal , Trump said that the only deal he would take...

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Black Friday: Amazon workers stage PROTEST amid shopping frenzy

Black Friday: Amazon workers stage PROTEST amid shopping frenzy

Amazon CEO " Jeff Bezos is the richest bloke on the planet; he can afford to sort this out". Even as retailers across the globe are giving heavy discounts and Amazon as other retailers are poring ...

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EU endorses Brexit divorce deal but hard work lies ahead

EU endorses Brexit divorce deal but hard work lies ahead

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez claimed the United Kingdom and European Union had agreed to its demands for guarantees over the status of Gibraltar in future negotiations. European President ...

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Black Friday deals not such a bargain after all

Black Friday deals not such a bargain after all

Researchers compared the Black Friday prices of 94 products - which included TVs, cameras and fitness trackers - with their cost both before and after the much-hyped shopping event. Moreover, as Bla...

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Nissan to oust Chairman after finding ‘significant acts of misconduct’

Nissan to oust Chairman after finding ‘significant acts of misconduct’

The Japanese broadcaster NHK said Mr Ghosn was arrested on Monday after he voluntarily submitted to questioning by Tokyo prosecutors. He and his first wife had four children: one born in Brazil an...

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Jennie-O turkey products recalled amid salmonella outbreak

Jennie-O turkey products recalled amid salmonella outbreak

Now, less than a week before Thanksgiving, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced a recall of raw turkey products because of these health risks. "The outbreak strain has been...

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1m Protester killed during French fuel demonstration

1m Protester killed during French fuel demonstration

The fuel taxes are part of Macron's strategy of weaning France off fossil fuels. An investigation was underway in the death of a protester in the eastern Savoie region, hit by a driver who apparen...

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Will Amazon HQ2 plans move Seattle's housing crisis to the East Coast?

Will Amazon HQ2 plans move Seattle's housing crisis to the East Coast?

Gillibrand, a Democrat who represents NY in the Senate, criticized the incentives used to lure Amazon and faulted what she called a "lack of community input" in the decision-making process. "This ...

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This is all that's left of fire-ravaged California town

This is all that's left of fire-ravaged California town

The wildfires this month are officially the worst in California's history - with at least 80 confirmed dead and 631 missing, over 1.6 million acres of land destroyed and more than $3 billion worth of ...

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The Shocking Role of Iranian Sanctions in Crude Oil's Plunge

The Shocking Role of Iranian Sanctions in Crude Oil's Plunge

Oil prices have dropped significantly in recent weeks, with the US benchmark price dipping below $60 per barrel, according to Market Watch. Trump appeared to criticize the announcement in a Monday ...

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Saudi Minister Calls for 1 Mn Bpd Global Oil Output Cut

Saudi Minister Calls for 1 Mn Bpd Global Oil Output Cut

The committee that oversees the 2016 OPEC+ agreement to manage supply met Sunday in Abu Dhabi . USA crude has lost 28 percent since its early October peak. In his speech at the start of the meeting, ...

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Google CEO announces new action plan following Andy Rubin fiasco

Google CEO announces new action plan following Andy Rubin fiasco

Pichai also said Google will "revamp" how it handles concerns from employees in three ways; overhauling reporting channels; updating and expanding mandatory sexual harassment training; and recommittin...

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