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Amazon Blames Trump For Loss of Pentagon Contract

Amazon accused U.S. President Donald Trump of using "improper pressure" and bias that harmed its chances of winning a lucrative ...


Amazon Says Trump's 'Improper Pressure' Doomed Pentagon Bid

Amazon accused U.S. President Donald Trump of using "improper pressure" and bias that harmed its chances of winning a lucrative ...


Trump, Dems in Tentative Deal on North American Trade Pact

WASHINGTON - House Democrats have reached a tentative agreement with labor leaders and the White House over a rewrite of ...


China's New Coal Plants Raise Climate Threat

Economic and political pressures are pushing China to build more unnecessary coal-fired power plants, putting global climate change targets at ...


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Sterling rises to 7-month high, stocks climb in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across Asia rose on Monday in a positive start to the week.Gains however were modest.The British ...

Best jobs data in 10 months sparks rally on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - A robust jobs market in the U.S. may help the country avoid a recession. Figures ...

Flooding a major factor in move to stage 6 load shedding - Eskom

Eskom instituted stage 6 load shedding for the first time at 6pm on Monday evening, leaving some municipalities scrambling to ...

Centre further reduces stock limit for onions for retailers to 2 MT

New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): The Centre on Monday further reduced the stock limit for onions to two metric ...

Local bourse struggles for direction

The JSE struggled for direction on Monday before eventually closing mildly softer after a muted session.With no significant data being ...

UPDATE: Load shedding moves to stage 6

Eskom will be moving to stage 6 load shedding as from 6pm, it announced on Monday evening."We regret and sincerely ...

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Sterling rises to 7-month high, stocks climb in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across Asia rose on Monday in a positive start to the week.Gains however were modest.The British ...

Best jobs data in 10 months sparks rally on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - A robust jobs market in the U.S. may help the country avoid a recession. Figures ...

Local bourse struggles for direction

The JSE struggled for direction on Monday before eventually closing mildly softer after a muted session.With no significant data being ...

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker Dies at Age 92

Paul Volcker, the former Federal Reserve chairman who in the early 1980s raised interest rates to historic highs and triggered ...

St. Petersburg in late 19th early 20th century photographs

History Dec 09 2019 Alexandra GuzevaWhat did the streets and canals of the Russian imperial capital look like during the ...

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Lao Migrant Goes Missing, Friends Suspect Government Abduction

A Lao migrant who had been living in Thailand lost contact with his friends and relatives after visiting family in ...


Music collectors seek out rare albums not available on streaming

As of the third quarter of 2019, music streaming giant Spotify had 113 million paid subscribers worldwide - but it's ...


10-year Challenge reveals femmephobia in gay communities

This year, the 10-Year Challenge appeared as a social media fad on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. For the challenge (also ...


How Labour lost working class support in UK's 'left behind' regions

Labour is battling to retain a number of seats that have long been the party's strongholds in the upcoming UK ...


Social deprivation linked to changes in eating styles in early childhood

Childhood obesity rates are high in the UK, but not all children are affected equally - a family's wealth makes ...


Demonising processed food undermines our trust in science

I have a radical suggestion: let's ban processed and ultra-processed foods. Not the products, but the terms.With so many diet ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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