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Felix's double hopes gone, teen hurdler in

Sprinter Allyson Felix , who won the gold medal in women's 200m at the 2012 London Games, failed in her attempt to qualify for her favourite ev...

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Wells Fargo Retail Head Tolstedt to Exit, Be Succeeded by Mack

Other institutional investors recently modified their holdings of the company. Wells Fargo perspectives are also available at Wells Fargo Blogs...

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'Pokemon Go' Helps Boost Nintendo's Market Value by nearly $12B

Earlier this year, Hanke mapped out his ambitions for the company, saying that new software and hardware will soon emerge that will "blur the li...

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Zika outbreak: infected resident in Utah dies

In April, the CDC reported the first USA death from Zika in a patient in Puerto Rico . Zika can be sexually transmitted, but health offic...

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Amazon Prime Day sales kick off

Several other US retailers are already trying to cash in on the hype surrounding Amazon's Prime Day event, by offering their own online midsum...

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Dow Jones closes at record high

The index, which is heavily weighted with technology and biotech stocks, erased its losses for the year on Tuesday. The Dow rose 120.74 points...

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Burberry reports flat sales as market remains challenging

It said its outlook for wholesale revenues, particularly in the United States, for both the first and second halves of the year remained "cautio...

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Spieth calls decision his toughest

Before the year was out, Day had claimed his first major title at the PGA Championship, holding off Spieth. "But whether there is something ou...

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American Airlines automates carry-on bag security at four airports

One checkpoint at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport will be outfitted with a computed-tomography (CT) scanner by the end of the year, the...

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David Cameron Prepares to Move Out for Incoming Prime Minister Theresa May

May backed the "Remain" camp during the campaign for Britain's referendum on European Union membership on June 23 but has made clear since then ...

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Newt Gingrich: 'Normal, White Americans … Don't Understand Being Black in America'

It's nearly too banal to call it a prediction: The assassination of five law enforcement officers in Dallas on Thursday night is sure to further...

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Modi leaves for Kenya after concluding Tanzania visit

India and Tanzania signed five agreements after the delegation-level talks, including two on water supply and water resource management. The f...

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Bill Shorten demands Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull's resignation

Instead, his gamble to call an early election highlighted the instability, with the result too close to call and the nation facing the grim pros...

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Gold slips more as stocks rally

Japan's ruling coalition fanned expectations of more fiscal stimulus, while the Bank of England could cut rates as soon as Thursday following it...

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Airbus cuts A380 delivery target to 12 per year from 2018

The move raises the possibility that Airbus could revert to losses on the double-decker jet after breaking even for the first time a year ago,...

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Austria's finance minister urges British MPs to avoid Brexit

More than 1,000 prominent British lawyers have written to Prime Minister David Cameron to say that lawmakers in parliament should decide whether...

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Tribunal rules in favour of the Philippines

Bishop said she expected to speak with her counterparts in China and the Philippines in coming days and expected the ruling to be discussed at...

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Sale, Cueto to start All-Star Game in San Diego

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw grinned broadly and acknowledged the jeers with a big wave. The real shame in baseball embarrassing itself with ...

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Cairn Energy demands $5.6bn compensation from India over tax dispute

The company has sought the withdrawal of the retrospective tax demand made by the I-T department. Cairn argued that India failed to give fai...

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Boeing announces deal with Chinese airline

AirAsia, a Malaysian discount carrier, signed a firm agreement to buy 100 A321neos in a deal that swells an already-record order tally for Airbu...

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Black Lives Matter solidarity demonstration to take place in the city

We're anti-police brutality", said Donna Davis, Black Lives Matter Tampa chapter president. That movement first emerged in 2012 after Flor...

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Bank of England cuts banks' capital requirements as Brexit risks 'crystallize'

The BOE gained broad new powers over the financial system and an explicit goal of safeguarding financial stability. The central bank added tha...

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Masters Champ Danny Willett WILL Compete At Olympic Games

Asked which sports would get his attention, McIlroy mentioned athletics, swimming and diving. "This year I just had to try and weigh a risk th...

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Amazon Prime Day customers encounter difficulties as checkout slows

Most deals were on a limited-time basis, encouraging shoppers to check the site throughout the day. In addition to the United States, Prime D...

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FBI Director: Petraeus case worse than Clinton's emails

U.S. Rep. Gary Palmer, R-Hoover, grilled FBI Director James Comey on the possibility that foreign hackers breached Hillary Clinton's private e...

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