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Uber's Latest Autonomous Car Mishap Isn't a Mark Against Self-Driving Cars

California's rules for autonomous vehicles require a $5 million insurance policy, and the companies must reports accidents to the state within 1...

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BlackRock cuts fees and jobs; stockpicking goes high-tech

Advantage is expected to include nine mutual funds for US investors that will produce returns with less risk, the company said. "We are evolvin...

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Nuclear energy firm Westinghouse files for bankruptcy

The Japanese based company said Westinghouse liabilities were over $9.8 billion at the end of 2016, which was more than an estimate from earlier...

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Fed Reserve interest rate hike hits consumers

Following that announcement, 16 of the 18 primary dealers that responded to the poll said they expect the federal funds rate to rise to betwee...

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House Republicans vote to let internet service companies collect your browsing habits

Opponents blasted it as a huge loss of online privacy for internet users. "The FCC rules these out-of-touch politicians find so objectionabl...

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Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI), Gastar Exploration Inc. (GST)

What's more, Wedbush and SunTrust Robinson raised their respective price targets to $174 and $235. Darden sold Red Lobster to private equity f...

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Oil in Pipeline Under Missouri River Reservoir: Company

First, the tribe has argued that a full environmental impact statement is required before any pipeline permit can be issued as per U.S. law, whi...

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Iran's Rouhani expected in Moscow Monday

Driven together by the Syrian civil war where both nations are supporting incumbent President Bashar Al-Assad, the growing alliance spells troub...

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After late goals broke Panama's hearts in 2013, US returns

USA coach Bruce Arena opted for an attacking 4-4-2 diamond shape with only one true central midfielder at home, but might opt for a more so...

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South Carolina headed to first Final Four, beats Florida

Carolina scored eight of its first 15 points off seven Florida turnovers. Both sides lost last weekend, so instead, SC and Florida partook i...

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Can't use laptop? Royal Jordanian suggests meditation, small talk

Airlines affected by the carry-on electronics ban have faced a hard decision on how to publicly react since the move was enacted by the US earli...

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Trump climate change order expected Tuesday

But the demand for coal has been waning, given the abundance of natural gas in recent years. The budget outline the White House issued earlier...

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Schumer: Ryan Must Replace 'Partisan' Nunes As House Intel Chair

In the days that followed, questions mounted about what the information contained and where it came from. Why would Nunes need to brief the pr...

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Accenture Plc (ACN) Rating Reiterated by Evercore ISI

Accenture plc (ACN) is intriguing when broken down to its core data. The consulting company posted revenue of $8.76 billion in the period. ...

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Hezbollah killed their own man in Syria, says Israel's army chief

Israeli intelligence claims Badreddine had been feuding with Iranian military commanders in Syria over the heavy losses his group had suffered o...

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Trump Continues To Target The House Freedom Caucus After Healthcare Bill Fails

House Speaker Paul Ryan had just told his conference Friday that the Republican Party had failed to get enough votes for a bill to repeal and ...

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Bulgaria Hosts Third General Election in Four Years

GERB won the snap election with between 32.2 percent and 32.8 percent of the vote, exit polls showed. Opinion polls in the European Union's ...

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The cost can be debated, but meals on wheels gets results

If that funding holds, so should Meals on Wheels in the Montrose region. While the federal government does not directly fund Meals on Wheels ...

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With rising United States inventories, oil prices hit 4-month lows

Oil prices slipped to nearly four-month lows on Wednesday after data showed USA crude inventories rising faster than expected, piling pressure o...

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Egypt says resumes Brazilian meat imports

Brazil's Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi told Reuters on Saturday that China will lift its suspension on imports of Brazilian meat following...

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Staffer: Dem Whip Counts 37 Republicans Opposed Hours Before Vote

Defenders of President Donald Trump were taking aim at House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) in the hours before Republicans were scheduled to vote Fri...

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These are the fastest growing and shrinking counties in North Carolina

It gained more than 6,000 residents past year, a 3.6 percent increase. A number of counties in Northeast Mississippi have grown steadily in th...

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James bemoans soft-touch Cavs as Celtics close in

Paul George led the way with 37 points on 11 of 26 shooting while Jeff Teague added 25 points with six assists on 10 of 15 shooting, but no oth...

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Thousands gather for vigil in London

Londoners have come together at a vigil in an attempt to show the city's defiance in the face of terror and to "show solidarity". Two of the at ...

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Alaska Airlines to drop Virgin America name

A Virgin America plane taxis past an Alaska Airlines plane waiting at a gate previous year at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. ...

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