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Retail sales down 0.5% in June

Consumer spending grew at its slowest rate since 2009 (when the British economy was in recession) in the three months leading up to the Europe...

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Thousands protest against Brexit referendum result

No police estimate of the turnout was immediately available but one organiser put it at 50,000. London-Thousands marched in the streets of L...

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China rejects Hague tribunal judgement

In the Philippines , the hashtag #CHexit was trending on Twitter - calling for China to leave the South China Sea. China had refused ...

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Activist Mckesson Arrested as Cities Protest Police Violence

The service included a memorial. The arrest was confirmed to The Advocate by BPRD spokesman Cpl. They haven't been shutting down traffic.The...

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WalMart moves to out-Prime Amazon

The e-commerce powerhouse will offer a bonanza of discounts during its second-annual "Prime Day" on July 12, 2016. The first Prime Day was hel...

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Cisco Prepares Industry For Digital-Ready Networks

Cisco Umbrella Roaming . This centralized, cloud-delivered protection is designed for removing off-network blind spots, guarding roaming employe...

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Today is Amazon's Prime Day

As you might have noticed, Amazon Prime Day is July 12, and this was published on July 11. Yet as Amazon has gotten more aggressive with th...

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Use caution with fireworks this Independence Day

For more tips on fireworks safety , go to the National Safety Council. Yet, the thrill of fireworks can also cause some serious damage if han...

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Pokemon Go gets Google users into serious trouble

It might soon be safe to go out in the wild again and hunt for Pokemon . In the last week we've all learned a great deal about Pokemon Go ...

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Ireland revises 2015 growth up to record 26.3 percent gain

The figures are the strongest performance by Ireland in recent decades and compare to an estimate of GDP growth of 7.8% for 2015. The absolute...

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Starbucks ups prices after raising employees' base pay

Exactly how much coffee drinkers pay, however, will depend on the market, the company said. Starbucks has raised prices on some drinks each year...

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IMG Buys UFC for $4 Billion in Richest Sports Franchise Deal Ever

WME | IMG Co-CEOs Ariel Emanuel and Patrick Whitesell added: "We've been fortunate over the years to represent UFC and a number of its remarka...

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Murray captures second Wimbledon title

Andy Murray, still high on the thrill of winning Wimbledon for the second time, said on Monday that he has made a decision to hunt down Novak ...

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Theresa May to be announced the next British PM

Ms May said she would work to unite the country while seeking the best possible deal for Britain on leaving the European Union and forging a n...

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Asian shares rally as Wall Street strikes new record high

Yet investors are wary that she could call a general election and take advantage of a split in the opposition Labour party to strengthen her own...

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Angela Eagle launches Labour leadership challenge to Corbyn

He also attacked the "histrionics of resignations" from the Labour frontbench over the last fortnight, and said that Angela Eagle had not nee...

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Pokemon GO Google Security Vulnerability Needs Fixing

Nintendo shares closed Monday trading up 25% on the day ...up almost 60% from last Wednesday. Pokemon Go's servers went down just before 8a...

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JPMorgan to Boost Pay for 18000 Workers

The investment management company now holds a total of 149,577 shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. which is valued at $9,248,346 after selling 256,64...

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US seeks answers on fatal Tesla Autopilot crash

While Tesla's latest troubles stem from its financial practices, rather than the safety of its Autopilot software, the growing scrutiny surround...

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Giancarlo Stanton beats Todd Frazier in All-Star Home Run Derby

But Stanton continued his barrage on the outfield seats - and the Western Metal Supply Co. building down the left field line - as he launched ...

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Trump beats expectations, raises $51 million with GOP in June

Trump loaned his campaign at least $46 million through the end of May, according to Federal Election Commission filings. Donald Trump's pre...

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Sanders to Endorse Clinton on Tuesday

It also remains unclear how often - and under what circumstances - Clinton plans to deploy Sanders as a surrogate between now and November. Fr...

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Black Lives Matter protest brings Brixton to a standstill

As mourners for the five police officers killed in Thursday night's shooting in Dallas ambush concluded their vigils, Black Lives Matter protest...

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S&P 500 closes at a record high

About 45 minutes into trade, the S&P 500 was at 2,135.73, about one point above the record set more than one year ago. "This is one of my fa...

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Mets' Yoenis Cespedes, Noah Syndergaard removed from game

The home team won for just the second time in 12 meetings between the Giants and Diamondbacks this season. He's also the first pitcher in eith...

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