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Pokémon GO Takes to The Skies

That game, which is being played in more than 200 countries , requires players to move through cities and towns to capture "portals" at landmar...

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Stock market rallies as Carney floats interest rate cut

It means interest rates could fall to 0.25 per cent, or even zero, as the bank hopes to encourage people to take money out of bank accounts and ...

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Tokyo stocks rise sharply in early trade

Buying in financials and exporters pushed up the Nikkei share average by 3.5 percent to 16,237.62 in midmorning trade, the highest level since J...

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Japan Leads Asian Stock Markets Higher on Stimulus Hope

But after the Topix closed at its highest since 2007 in August a year ago, a clouding outlook for the global economy as well as fading optimis...

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Trump fears racial crisis, says he'll help vets

The office of Democratic Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring defended the state law that mandates all delegates vote for the primary victor...

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Adrian Bayley has jail sentence reduced on appeal

The man who raped and murdered Jill Meagher while on parole for multiple sexual assault offenses, Adrian Bayley, has won an appeal against a p...

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Dow, S&P 500 hit record highs on greater risk tolerance

The Nasdaq Composite.IXIC was up 42.90 points, or 0.87 percent, at 4,999.66. The Nasdaq is edging towards its all-time high of 5,048.62 that w...

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United States to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq

One job they could do would be to help the Iraqis troops use highly technical bridging capabilities to get across the river into Mosul. "So, the...

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Nicky Hilton and James Rothschild Welcome First Baby

Sister Paris shared a series of stunning snaps from the event on her Instagram feed, including mum-to-be Nicky and a stunning pink and white c...

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Jeremy Corbyn to be included on ballots in leadership contest

Non-Labour members wishing to vote in the contest this time will have to pay £25, not £3 as they were last time. A victorious Mr Corbyn emer...

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Yen slumps on Japan stimulus speculation

Earnings per share for companies in the S&P 500 index are expected to fall 5.4 percent for the second quarter, the fourth straight quarterly dro...

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Billie Jean King: 'Serena Williams is the greatest female player ever'

Serena's comments came after she lifted her seventh Wimbledon title and equalled Steffi Graf's record of 22 Grand Slam titles with a 7-5, 6-3 ...

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Advice and deals for Amazon 'Prime Day'

Prime Day is a huge sales event for the company, but some customers reported having a hard time actually making a purchase. Amazon said it ...

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Eurozone warns on economic hit of Brexit

Please see our terms of service for more information. May is set to become prime minister Wednesday - nearly two months earlier than initial...

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Industry NewsElon Musk hints at "top secret Tesla masterplan" via Twitter

He didn't immediately care to shed light on the details of the masterplan, but said that he will share it in the following week or so. Musk la...

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Smartphone gamers in hunt for Pokemon Go monsters feel real-world pain

Reddit user XplayGamesPL posted on the Pokemon Go subreddit , saying that his 1,000-person town has only two PokeStops and no Gyms. There'...

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Delta Flight Mistakenly Lands At Air Force Base In South Dakota

Oops: Some 130 Delta passengers were stuck on the tarmac for hours Thursday night after they were mistakenly taken to a military airport instead...

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Thousands of EU Supporters in Britain 'March for Europe'

Philip Hammond, who is endorsing Theresa May in the Tory leadership battle, has said Britain must accept the referendum result and ending the ...

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Draymond Green Arrested for Assault

On Tuesday, KGO learned that Green will not have to appear in court for arraignment on the misdemeanor assault and battery charge. But Ea...

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Cristiano Ronaldo, the coach inspires Portugal to Euro 2016 title

Portugal celebrated its first European Championship title in full force this Monday, with Ronaldo dedicating the award to Portuguese emigrants a...

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Markets Right Now: US stocks move higher; Dow nears record

About 30 minutes into trade, the Dow was at 18,327.84 points, up 0.6 percent and just 24 points below an intraday record. US 30-year yields US...

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Boeing negotiating more than $6 bln in orders

The airline had allegedly also been considering the Boeing 777 rather than the A350-1000, but given Virgin Atlantic's 2019 timeline Boeing was f...

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Aerosmith's Joe Perry hospitalized after stumbling off stage

Joe Perry had a scary moment during a performance with supergroup Hollywood Vampires in NY over the weekend. Emergency officials confirmed to...

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Stocks open higher on Wall Street; Dow nears a record high

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 80 points, or 0.4 percent, to 18,226.8, less than a half-percent away from the all-time high it set a year...

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'Pokemon Go' Gives Makers Access To Your Email

However, Pokémon Go only accesses basic Google profile information (specifically, your User ID and email address) and no other Google accoun...

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