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Weis Markets will buy 38 Food Lion stores in 3 states

Sunbury, Pennsylvania-based Weis Markets is purchasing 38 Food Lion stores in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. "Selling stores is a hard part ...

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David Cameron: Farewell my feline friend

As David Cameron's last day as British Prime Minister rolls to an end, it's understandable that things got a little bit sentimental. Mr Came...

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Oil prices edge up but Brent notches biggest weekly drop since January

Brent crude oil futures were 70 cents above their last settlement and traded at $49.50 per barrel, while the US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) cr...

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Donald Trump to announce Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as running mate

A representative for Pence didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.T wo Trump officials who asked not to be named sai dthat Roll Ca...

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London's contactless Oyster Card may replace MetroCard

The new Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan , said: "I made a firm commitment to sell Transport for London's expertise around the globe". Transpor...

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US House members in bipartisan vote pass Conscience Protection Act

Rep. Diane Black (R-TN), the sponsor of the measure, says it is created to prevent "government-mandated abortion coercion", such as what is oc...

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Statistics Show Tesla Autopilot Is Still Safer Than Human Drivers

The NHTSA letter came as Tesla disclosed that a second crash occurred while at least part of the Autopilot system was operating. "No for...

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Negotiators aim for sale to keep FitzPatrick nuke plant open

Earlier this year the State of New York Public Service Commission ruled that the CES portfolio must include a support mechanism to ensure that t...

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The Brexit Break Is Over: Mortgage Rates Soar to Pre-Brexit Levels

Fixed mortgage rates remained almost unchanged near all-time lows in Freddie Mac's latest weekly survey . The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage a...

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Amazon customers facing difficulty with checkout on Prime Day

Last year, Amazon offered 100,000 deals exclusively for Prime members. The retailer has promised bigger and better deals this year, in...

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Tesla says autopilot to stay despite deadly crash

In the accident, a Tesla Model S in autopilot mode failed to recognize a truck being driven across the highway in front of it and slammed into i...

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McGregor beats Golovkin and Canelo to ESPY Best Fighter award

Holly Holm (10-1) walked away with the "Best Upset" award for her stunning knockout victory over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 in November 2015. That ...

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New British PM May rounds out Brexit cabinet

In a Thursday phone call from Paris, Kerry and Johnson "agreed that the USA -U.K. special relationship is as essential as ever" and pledged to w...

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Standard Life Investments suspends trading in United Kingdom property fund

Legal & General Investment Management, the fund arm of insurer Legal & General, said it had cut the value of its 2.3 billion pounds ($2.99 billi...

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Dow Jones industrial average heads for a record high close

KEEPING SCORE: The Dow rose 123 points, or 0.7 percent, to 18,350 at 1:01 p.m. Hansen added that in the short term, higher equities could push...

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Speakers List: Trump's convention has pols and celebs

Tebow is a college football analyst for ESPN's SEC Network, although he attempted an NFL comeback last season when he signed with the Philadelph...

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Oil bounces after big losses but glut persists

The surging supplies, with growing OPEC oil production, have put in doubt the potential re-balancing of global oil supply and demand, the Inte...

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Germany's Bayer increases offer for seed company Monsanto

The announcement follows news on Wednesday that Monsanto was exploring a potential transaction with the German chemicals producer BASF. Baye...

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Starbucks Pairs With Italian Baker in Latest Food Offering

It is known for the quality of its food, the homely atmosphere of its shops and the 24/7 in-store production of fresh foods, from bread to pizza...

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Stanton wins MLB Home Run Derby

It's fitting that the old Yankee Stadium housed the most memorable Derby performance ever. In all, Stanton hit 20 of the 21 longest home runs on...

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Favourite for British finance post to champion banks' access to EU

Businesses "want to know on what terms they will be able to sell into the single market of the European Union once Britain is outside that Union...

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US producer prices rose in June at fastest pace in 13 months

USA producer prices jumped 0.5% in June - the biggest increase in more than a year - largely owing to higher oil prices and margins for financia...

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No emergency budget despite chilling effect of Brexit, says Chancellor Hammond

Mr Hammond will use his first morning in the job to meet Bank of England governor Mark Carney. He was formerly Foreign Secretary, a position n...

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Preview of July Bank of England Rate Meeting

A wooden carving of the Bank of England logo is seen on a desk during a news conference at the Bank of England in London, Britain. As well a...

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Top Abe adviser urges coordinated stimulus while playing down 'helicopter money'

The rally that drove Asian stocks to levels last seen in April showed signs of flagging as investors await details of Japan's stimulus plans a...

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