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Miami's Giancarlo Stanton wins Home Run Derby

At the MLB Home Run Derby in San Diego , Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins hit a record 61 home runs en route to claiming his first ...

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Herbalife ruled not a pyramid scheme

Among other things, the FTC said Herbalife would have to revamp its compensation system so that participants are rewarded for how much they ...

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Russia Faces Complete Ban From Rio Olympics

The World Anti-Doping Agency had joined calls from national anti-doping agencies and athletes' groups for the International Olympic Committee to...

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Los Angeles Strikes a Deal to Collect Hotel Taxes From Airbnb Hosts

Short-term home rental platform Airbnb will start collecting lodging tax from its hosts under a three-year deal with the city of Los Angeles ...

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Washington set to block health-insurance mergers

Shares of Anthem (ANTM) fell 2% to $132.30 at 2:11 p.m., while shares of Cigna (CI) fell 1.8% to $130.71. Federal and state antitrust official...

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Deliveroo will start to deliver booze in Ireland

The ever expanding delivery business Deliveroo is extending its bicycle courier service to bring alcohol to thirsty United Kingdom customers' ...

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Deliveroo launch beer delivery service with BrewDog in Newcastle

On the London wine, beer and cocktails scene, Deliveroo is also working with independent retailers and bars including Lea & Sandeman, Honest ...

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Yahoo reports another big loss, writes down Tumblr value

But selling the two investments would have legal and tax repercussions for its shareholders and this would not reflect Yahoo's full value pric...

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British PM Theresa May says prepared to authorise nuclear attack

Motherwell and Wishaw MP Marion Fellows has slammed the decision to renew the Trident nuclear weapons system. "I believe it is the first duty ...

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US home construction posted solid gain in June

The National Association of Homebuilders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (NAHB) declined marginally to 59 for July from 60 previous and compa...

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Donald Trump Calls Melania Trump's Controversial Speech a 'Success'

That is one reason I fell in love with him to begin with". For those, though, who are truly into the internet and its memes, there was another...

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Crane collapses on lanes of Tappan Zee Bridge in NYC suburbs

It didn't appear that vehicles were stuck under the collapsed crane, which was being used to construct the new Tappan Zee Bridge. It's not cle...

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UnitedHealth profit beats on Optum unit strength

The Companys business platforms have four segments: UnitedHealthcare, OptumHealth, OptumInsight and OptumRx. The company also provides carbonate...

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Mattel wins rights to make toys based on 'Jurassic World' films

Revenues rose 10% to $879m (£663m), beating analysts' expectations, in the three months to 26 June as sales of partner brands such as Disney r...

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Netflix Falls 15%: Q2 Mixed, Subscribers, Q3 Forecast Miss

Net income for the April to June quarter of $41 million (U.S.) or 9 cents per share topped market forecasts for 2 cents while revenue of $1.97 b...

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The 'show biz' in Trump's GOP convention far short of A-list

In his speech at the Republican Convention, Robertson talked about his family always says a prayer at the table, so he made a decision to open w...

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Melania Trump channels Michelle Obama in campaign speech

But even as some of the most damning indictments of the evening were coming from Trump's chosen speakers against Clinton, the unpredictable Repu...

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GST needs to passed at the earliest, says Modi

Modi, while speaking to media ahead of the Monsoon Session of 2016, said all the parties and the leaders over the past few days have shared the ...

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EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24 billion on truck firms

Ms Vestager said that one other producer, Scania, was not covered in Wednesday's decision and an investigation continues. FRANKFURT, July 19 G...

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A Clinton-Warren Meeting Does Not Mean A Clinton-Warren Ticket

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro also met with Clinton at her home, according to a person familiar with the Friday gatherin...

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$1M Mega Millions winning ticket sold in Sharon

Each of those tickets are worth $1 million. Mega Millions lead lottery director Paula Otto says sales are expected to exceed $181 million betw...

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Housing experts say downturn threatens after £16000 rise in prices over year

London had the highest annual growth, increasing to 13.6 percent from 13.4 percent. Even with the Bank of England's expected interest rate cut...

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First Zika case reported in Manatee County by Florida Department of Health

NY has become the first large metropolitan area to report the transmission of the Zika virus from a woman to her male partner. The CDC ...

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J&J raises 2016 forecast; shares on track for record high

Johnson & Johnson raised its sales guidance for 2016 to between $71.5bn and $72.2bn and its adjusted earnings guidance to between $6.63 and $6.7...

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Monsanto calls Bayer's raised bid 'insufficient'

Louis, Missouri-based peer in May. A large investor in Bayer AG Tuesday said it has urged the company to put the planned takeover of US seed...

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