• Man United's Paul Pogba wants his wages doubled to match Alexis Sanchez
Man United's Paul Pogba wants his wages doubled to match Alexis Sanchez

The Chilean worldwide posted a video on his Instagram account at a private airfield where he was getting a flight from London to the north-west to complete the transfer. "So first it makes sense on a negotiations point of view and secondly we're replacing a very good player with a very good player, a world-class player with a world-class player".

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  • Woman Who Repeatedly Sneaks On Planes Without A Ticket Arrested Yet Again
Woman Who Repeatedly Sneaks On Planes Without A Ticket Arrested Yet Again

Judge Stephanie K Miller said: "There is no pun intended for your client, but she is a flight risk given the number of offences". She is charged with felony theft and a misdemeanor count of criminal trespassing. Marilyn Jean Hartman on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. Instead, the agency released a statement saying, "This matter is subject to an ongoing...

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  • US Tax Overhaul Will Accelerate Global Growth, IMF Says
US Tax Overhaul Will Accelerate Global Growth, IMF Says

Growth rate projections for both 2018 and 2019 remain unchanged since its October 2017 WEO projections. "But political leaders and policy makers must stay mindful that the present economic momentum reflects a confluence of factors that is unlikely to last for long", he said , arguing that Donald Trump's tax cuts were likely to only provide a short...

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  • These are the Arizona Sam's Clubs that are closing
These are the Arizona Sam's Clubs that are closing

On Jan. 1, the starting wage for large companies with more than 25 employees in California rose to $ 11 an hour from $10.50 as part of a state minimum-wage law approved in 2016. The combined wage and benefit changes will benefit the company's more than one million US hourly associates. In some cases employees showed up to work having not been t...

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  • Macron ends summit with Brexit financial services warning
Macron ends summit with Brexit financial services warning

Part of the money will also go towards helping relocate people away from Channel ports to prevent another migrant camp from forming as it did in Calais in 2015. "Today, thanks to the efforts of all the nations involved, the Daesh military organisation in the Levant is nearly completely defeated", Macron said in a speech aboard a helicopter ca...

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  • Amazon Bumps up Monthly Prime Membership 18 Percent
Amazon Bumps up Monthly Prime Membership 18 Percent

Amazon raising the price of the monthly membership is a clear indication that the company wants to get a yearly commitment. Amazon also said it would raise the price of its monthly Prime option for qualified students, who will see their fees go to $6.49 a month from $5.49.

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  • Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg urging people to call Congress over DACA
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg urging people to call Congress over DACA

Instead, News Feed head Adam Mosseri said that users are being polled on what outlets they believe trustworthy or otherwise, and that data will be used to rank outlets. Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg announced the latest changes as the online giant seeks to address charges it has failed to prevent the spread of bogus news.

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  • Missile-alert mistake in Hawaii feeds doubts about an actual emergency
Missile-alert mistake in Hawaii feeds doubts about an actual emergency

Hawaii vacationers and locals received an emergency alert on their phones early Saturday from the state's emergency management agency warning a "ballistic missile threat" was "inbound for Hawaii ", and telling everyone to "seek immediate shelter".

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  • HK democracy activists sentenced to prison for contempt
HK democracy activists sentenced to prison for contempt

According to High Court Judge Andrew Chan , anyone who chose to stand on Nathan Road, Mong Kok , during the clearance operation "knew precisely what they were doing", because it wasn't the first such action, and had been widely publicized.

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  • Bank of Canada to make interest rate decision amid strong economic environment
Bank of Canada to make interest rate decision amid strong economic environment

The Canadian dollar closed at an average trading value of 80.48 cents USA, down 0.04 of a USA cent, recovering from greater losses earlier in the session after the central bank said it would raise its key interest rate target by a quarter of a percentage point to 1.25 per cent.

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  • Ken Norton Jr. leaves 49ers, takes Seattle job
Ken Norton Jr. leaves 49ers, takes Seattle job

Mike Solari , the Giants' offensive line coach over the last two seasons, has been hired by the Seattle Seahawks as their next offensive line coach. The financial details of the contract are unknown as of the moment, but Norton's deal with Seattle is a surprise twist to the 51-year-old former linebacker's intriguing offseason.

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  • Earnings focus propels stocks rally, Dow tops 26000
Earnings focus propels stocks rally, Dow tops 26000

In late afternoon trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had lost momentum and was down 0.11 per cent at 25,775.87. The pan-European STOXX 600 index ended flat, while euro zone stocks added 0.3 per cent as the euro gave up some of its strength against the USA dollar.

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  • Airbus could abandon A380 superjumbo amid lackluster sales
Airbus could abandon A380 superjumbo amid lackluster sales

John Leahy, the company's sales director, said Airbus would stop production if its main customer, Dubai's Emirates airline, doesn't place another order. The value of Boeing's deliveries is approximately 25 percent higher than its European rival's. "The market is just stronger everywhere", Leahy told reporters on a conference call.

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  • Ford Mach 1 Returns - As An Electric Performance SUV
Ford Mach 1 Returns - As An Electric Performance SUV

The planned investment significantly exceeds the firm's previous target of investing $4.5 billion (£3.3bn) by 2020 and marks a shift in capital investment away from family cars with internal combustion engines to developing more trucks and low carbon vehicles.

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  • No Steering Wheels Or Pedals For New Car — GM
No Steering Wheels Or Pedals For New Car — GM

Other traditional automotive manufacturers, such as Ford (NYSE:F) or Audi (FWB: NSU), and new auto companies like Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), as well as tech companies like Alphabet/Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), have worked on driverless vehicles technologies for years.

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  • Regulators to hold pensions summit as Carillion crisis deepens
Regulators to hold pensions summit as Carillion crisis deepens

She added: "The huge pension deficit is a further worry for the Carillion workforce, as well as their jobs being potentially on the line, they have also discovered that their pensions, which they have saved for, could be at risk". The PPF, which would take on responsibility for paying pensions to thousands of current and former Carillion workers if...

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  • M&S clothing sales slightly better than expected in…
M&S clothing sales slightly better than expected in…

It said own brand food ranges had performed strongly but general merchandise sales dragged like-for-like sales down by 0.6 percentage points over the Christmas period. "However, the impact of an unseasonal October resulted in an overall revenue decline", said Mr Rowe. Underwhelming Christmas updates at retailers Tesco and Marks and Spencer weighe...

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  • Walmart announces raise increases, expanded benefits for full-time workers
Walmart announces raise increases, expanded benefits for full-time workers

Walmart's CEO Doug McMillon in a statement that the combined wage and benefit changes, which will benefit more than 1 million United States hourly associates, are a result of tax savings from this year's tax reform that reduced the country's corporate tax rate to 21%.

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  • Nvidia unveils new self-driving vehicle tech, Uber partnership at CES
Nvidia unveils new self-driving vehicle tech, Uber partnership at CES

Nvidia used its pre-CES keynote address to confirm that its upcoming DRIVE Xavier chipset will be delivered to customers this quarter. "Hopefully we'll deliver the bus...it's a totally new platform [with] the hardware but the software and the components for autonomous driving ".

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  • United Airlines makes emergency landing after passenger smears poop all over bathrooms
United Airlines makes emergency landing after passenger smears poop all over bathrooms

The 16-hour flight from Chicago to Hong Kong , United Airlines flight 895, was prevented from making it to its final destination once the madness started. He was cooperative with the flight crew and was seated when the flight landed in Anchorage. The passenger responsible for the mess, however, co-operated with the airline crew later and staye...

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  • Bay Area reacts to strong quake
Bay Area reacts to strong quake

A shallow event has a high probability to cause damage, though a much deeper event could be felt over more widespread area, he explained. The last big natural disaster on the Hayward fault happened about 150 years ago, in 1868. No damage or injuries were immediately recorded. "It may mean less likelihood of a larger quake to follow". The 1868 qua...

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  • Pai Passes on CES
Pai Passes on CES

Ajit Pai , the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission , has abruptly canceled plans to speak at CES in Las Vegas next week. The FCC voted 3-2 in December to overturn the net neutrality rules, which barred broadband providers from blocking or slowing access to content or allowing websites to pay for "fast lanes" to get their co...

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  • US Customs computers outage causes delays for airport travelers
US Customs computers outage causes delays for airport travelers

Travelers at some ports of entry experienced longer than usual wait times as CBP officers processed travelers as quickly as possible while maintaining the highest levels of security. Operations at other major airports , including John F. Kennedy in NY and Fort Worth International in Dallas, were also impacted. One person tweeted that Miami Airpo...

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  • China's factory sector shows resilience — China Focus
China's factory sector shows resilience — China Focus

A reading above 50 indicates expansion, while below reflects contraction. The nonmanufacturing index reading has remained above 54 in 2017 except in August. China's manufacturing sector is expected to continue expanding in 2018 despite the slight decline of an index, said investment bank China International Capital Corporation (CICC).

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  • Iran warns protesters will 'pay the price'
Iran warns protesters will 'pay the price'

Trump responded to the protests with a tweet saying, "Many reports of peaceful protests by Iranian citizens fed up with regime's corruption & its squandering of the nation's wealth to fund terrorism overseas". Earlier on Sunday, authorities of the country's western Lorestan province confirmed that two people had died during the protests in the pr...

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