• New 296bhp petrol engine introduced across Jaguar range
New 296bhp petrol engine introduced across Jaguar range

The XF saloon will sprint from 0-62mph in 5.6 seconds, while that time is reduced to 5.5 seconds in the XE sports saloon. Jaguar touts the efficiency of the new engine and gearbox combo, too. Built at Jaguar Land Rover's Engine Manufacturing Centre in Wolverhampton, the new engine includes twin-scroll turbochargers with friction-reducing ceramic ...

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  • Bankrupt Air-Bag Maker Takata Means to Keep Limping Along
Bankrupt Air-Bag Maker Takata Means to Keep Limping Along

Takata will use part of the sale proceeds to reimburse the automakers, but experts say the companies still must fund a significant portion of the recalls themselves. Its global headquarters and US technical center is in Sterling Heights, Michigan. "Takata has deep management talent, a dedicated work force and a long history of exceptional cust...

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  • Judge blocks deportation of Chaldeans and other Iraqis
Judge blocks deportation of Chaldeans and other Iraqis

Goldsmith. Goldsmith said "the Court is unsure whether it has subject-matter jurisdiction". The news service says the MI roundup was part of a broader sweep in which immigration authorities detained close to 200 Iraqi immigrants across the country.

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  • Intu Properties PLC (INTU) Receives Sell Rating from Liberum Capital
Intu Properties PLC (INTU) Receives Sell Rating from Liberum Capital

Southern Co (NYSE:SO) has risen 2.49% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Among 6 analysts covering Liontrust Asset Management PLC ( LON:LIO ), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.06 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.68, from 1.1 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 25 investors sold Smith & Nephew plc shares while 40 reduced h...

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  • Jared Kushner finally speaks, and the internet can't stop talking about it
Jared Kushner finally speaks, and the internet can't stop talking about it

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner welcomes technology company leaders to a summit of the American Technology Council at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, U.S. Others attending include Alphabet Inc Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Chairman John Doerr and the CEOs of Microsoft C...

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  • Big Banks Clear First Phase of Federal Reserve Stress Tests
Big Banks Clear First Phase of Federal Reserve Stress Tests

Even after being pounded by a severe economic downturn, banks collectively had a 9.2% capital buffer, staying well above the Fed's minimum of 4.5%. The tests' hypothetical "severely adverse" scenario showed $100 billion in projected losses from credit card loans for the banks.

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  • As Tillerson Calls for Calm, Trump Calls Out Qatar on Terror
As Tillerson Calls for Calm, Trump Calls Out Qatar on Terror

Four Arab nations - Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain - had cut ties with Qatar accusing it of support for Islamist militants and Iran, and reopening a festering wound two weeks after US President Donald Trump's demand for Muslim states to fight terrorism , according to reports .

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  • Quotes, reaction to Freeland foreign policy speech
Quotes, reaction to Freeland foreign policy speech

Freeland spent a great deal of her speech discussing Canada's relationship with the United States and criticized the Trump administration's attitude toward free trade, which she called part of an "international system based on rules" because "rising trade barriers hurt the people they were meant to help".

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  • $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service
$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

The pipeline crosses a number of bodies of water, including the Missouri River, which is the main drinking water source for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. The pipeline has leaked at least three times since March. The meeting came one day before the DAPL is expected to begin moving oil from North Dakota into South Dakota, Iowa and ultimately ...

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  • Oil languishes after OPEC fails to deepen supply cuts, Asia stocks retreat
Oil languishes after OPEC fails to deepen supply cuts, Asia stocks retreat

On the other hand, India, the third largest consumer of oil , is contemplating importing oil from USA and Canada if OPEC countries continue the output cut. European stocks are mixed in mid-day trading Friday following disappointment that Thursday's OPEC meeting failed to produce bigger supply cuts. But the extension had been widely expecte...

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  • US job growth slows; unemployment rate drops to 4.3 percent
US job growth slows; unemployment rate drops to 4.3 percent

That was a lot less than 180,000 expected and April's 174,000, a number that was revised down from 211,000 originally reported. " Job growth in May was soft and there were downward revisions to job growth in March and April as well", said PNC economists Gus Faucher and Stuart Hoffman.

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  • China will continue with climate pact even if United States pulls out
China will continue with climate pact even if United States pulls out

EDT (1900 GMT) on Thursday in the White House Rose Garden, ending his tweet with "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!" New Mexico's congressional Democrats staunchly oppose a US exit from the global climate change mitigation strategy, while the delegation's only Republican has said he opposed the USA joining the pact in the first place.

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  • Moody's downgrades China's credit rating citing concerns over its growing debt
Moody's downgrades China's credit rating citing concerns over its growing debt

In a statement today, 24 May 2017, Moody's said it downgraded China's rating to A1 from Aa3, while changing its outlook to stable from negative. Looking ahead, Moody's expects China's growth potential to decline to close to 5 per cent over the next five years, for three reasons.

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  • For the first time ever, a lot of people are watching MSNBC
For the first time ever, a lot of people are watching MSNBC

CNN and MSNBC have been competing with their coverage of President Donald Trump's recent controversies, including the investigation into alleged collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian officials. Fox News Channel , the television presenters' former employer, has lost its grip as America's most-watched cable-news channel. CNN has ranked...

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  • Sensex, Nifty hit record high as June F&O opens strong
Sensex, Nifty hit record high as June F&O opens strong

At 12.19 p.m, the Sensex was trading up 212.89 points or 0.69% at 30,962.92 with 19 components gaining. The 30-share index flared up by 288.58 points to hit 31,038.61 at 1435 hrs. Brokers said market sentiment improved largely in tandem with a firming trend at other Asian bourses, tracking overnight gains at Wall Street as minutes from the Fede...

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  • Unrelated Supreme Court Decision Deals a Blow to Patent Trolls
Unrelated Supreme Court Decision Deals a Blow to Patent Trolls

In a decision that upends 27 years of law governing patent infringement cases, the justices sided with beverage flavoring company TC Heartland LLC in its legal battle with food and beverage company Kraft Heinz Co. Other organizations - including the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), Internet Association, Hispanic Leadership ...

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  • Reema Lagoo was talent house: Shubhangi
Reema Lagoo was talent house: Shubhangi

It is during the shooting of one of the most powerful scenes, where she tells her son to take out her "mangalsutra" and give it to his father, that I discovered the depth she possessed as an actor which was not really utilised by our film industry.

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  • Israel reportedly provided intel. Trump disclosed to Russians
Israel reportedly provided intel. Trump disclosed to Russians

The Trump administration official who said the Western Wall is not part of Israel was David Berns , the political counselor at the U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem , according to an Israeli television news report . Trump is reportedly planning to visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City. "It would advance it by fixing a historic wrong a...

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  • McConnell: No concerns about Trump's handling of classified info
McConnell: No concerns about Trump's handling of classified info

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday drew a line in the sand during that could set up a showdown between GOP leadership and President Donald Trump on taxes. "The country would need roughly 4.5 percent sustained growth to pay for the entire tax plan", said the CRFB, adding the tax reform could drive up the federal debt, harming econ...

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  • Wilson School Board proposes 1.6 percent tax increase
Wilson School Board proposes 1.6 percent tax increase

Hansen said the district doesn't anticipate receiving any more state payments by June 30. "We have expressed our concerns with school finances and that we need to do something about getting an increase in state funding to take the burden off property taxes", board member Albert Miller said.

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  • After hearing, mandatory recall issued for 240000 more Hyundai and Kia vehicles
After hearing, mandatory recall issued for 240000 more Hyundai and Kia vehicles

This is the first time ever that the transport ministry has ordered a compulsory recall of Hyundai and Kia vehicles. But Hyundai and Kia earlier rejected calls for a voluntary recall related to five defects, saying the defects did not compromise driving safety.

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  • Elon Musk Shows Video Of First Tunnel Bored Underground In Los Angeles
Elon Musk Shows Video Of First Tunnel Bored Underground In Los Angeles

Elon Musk thinks it's possible - if we go underground. It appears to be a step toward what Musk foresees as a "3D network of tunnels to alleviate congestion". He explained on Instagram that the corporation's first tunnel would run from Los Angeles International Airport to Culver City, Santa Monica, Westwood and Sherman Oaks.

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  • Supreme Court refuses to stay arrest of Justice Karnan
Supreme Court refuses to stay arrest of Justice Karnan

A team consisting of senior police officers from West Bengal, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh have launched a manhunt for Karnan. But none of the AoR is willing to file it as they are scared of your court."After ascertaining from Nedumpara that he had been duly authorised by Justice Karnan to file the recall plea, the court took the application and...

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  • German bunds gain after investors defy higher Q1 economic growth
German bunds gain after investors defy higher Q1 economic growth

This should continue to be the case because employment continues to reach record levels and the era of very low wage settlements is long over. Destatis said mild winter weather contributed to a sharp rise in construction, while rising foreign demand for German goods also helped lift first-quarter growth from an annualized 1.7% in the fourth q...

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  • USA unemployment falls to 10-year low in April
USA unemployment falls to 10-year low in April

Employers added 79,000 jobs in March, partly because of a snowstorm that weighed on economic activity, revised figures released by the government Friday showed . Falling unemployment, rising wage growth and strong job gains in recent years have put the US economy in a better spot than it has been. Recent GDP figures showed the USA economy grew...

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  • Facebook turns to newspaper ads to combat fake news
Facebook turns to newspaper ads to combat fake news

As part of its efforts, Facebook has paid for "old media" advertisements in several British newspapers, which includes tips for spotting and dealing with falsified news stories. And given the fact that many believe fake news helped push the country out of the European Union., there will no doubt be plenty of attention given to whether Facebook ...

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  • 'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google
'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google

Buffett echoed Munger's comments: "I had plenty of opportunities to ask [Google] questions but I blew it ". Speaking on CNBC television, Buffett said, "It's a defect of mine" that he doesn't focus as closely on the efficiency of business units at Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N), the conglomerate he has run since 1965.

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  • At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs
At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs "eating French"

With so many presidential candidates running in our multi-party elections, they have always split the votes so that none ever got a majority of 50 percent. Macron and Le Pen represent two different visions of the future of France , its identity and role in Europe and the world. France's centre-right party, seeking to rebound after the defeat ...

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  • Joshua changed boxing with Klitschko victory - Tyson
Joshua changed boxing with Klitschko victory - Tyson

Eddie Hearn, Joshua's promoter, then downplayed any suggestion that the bout would take place any time soon. That is what makes boxing big, it is the heavyweights. As you can see from the video above, Joshua was hanging out with English soccer player Troy Deeney and the two got to challenging on the punching arcade game to test out their power.

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  • Energy shares lead Asian stock losses as oil falls under $45
Energy shares lead Asian stock losses as oil falls under $45

Futures have collapsed 11 percent this week, slumping to the lowest since November 15 - two weeks before the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed to production curbs to boost prices and ease a global glut. On the plus side, hedge funds and other money managers have reduced their bullish bets on crude oil, which is to say, they are n...

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  • Atmore Marks National Day Of Prayer (With Gallery)
Atmore Marks National Day Of Prayer (With Gallery)

Lawton's Mayor Fred Fitch who spoke at the prayer breakfast said he observes the national day of prayer 365 days a year. - Always rejoice. Pray without ceasing. Hymns were also sung together. If you can not attend, take a moment to say a little prayer wherever you may be. Those written prayers were then posted around the auditorium for ...

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  • Canaccord Genuity Indicates Potential 18.4% Increase In Shares Of QTS Realty Trust
Canaccord Genuity Indicates Potential 18.4% Increase In Shares Of QTS Realty Trust

Capital One National Association now owns 30,746 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $2,986,000 after buying an additional 3,240 shares during the last quarter. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 EPS. It closed at $29.18 lastly. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.53%.

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  • U.S. private sector adds 177000 jobs in April: ADP
U.S. private sector adds 177000 jobs in April: ADP

March's figure was revised down to 255,000. Last month, you'll recall, this government report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) showed a paltry 97K new jobs in the US for the month of March. Brick-and-mortar retailers also cut jobs in response to stiff competition from online merchants like Amazon. Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody's...

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  • At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider
At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider

It was the first time Pennsylvania had voted for a Republican presidential candidate since George H.W. Bush in 1988. Trump signed the order on Saturday while accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after touring the Ames True Temper Tool Company in the city of Camp Hill in Pennsylvania.

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  • Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new co-host on 'Live,' sources say
Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new co-host on 'Live,' sources say

Ripa broke the news on various social media platforms by posting a video of herself sipping from a " Live with Kelly " mug with a question mark drawn on it. This is likely to rule out Fred Savage , Jerry O'Connell, Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper, the report noted . Strahan announced his departure from Live! in April 2016, taking the audience ...

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