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(Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve should hike rates again so as not to fall behind in a strengthening economy, Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said on Friday.
(Reuters) - Apollo Global Management LLC said on Friday it would buy cloud services provider Rackspace Hosting Inc in a deal valued at $4.3 billion, as the private-equity firm increases its investme
DETROIT (Reuters) - Mazda Motor Corp will recall 190,000 of its CX-7 sport utility vehicles from model years 2007 to 2012 in the United States because of an issue that may cause a loss of steering co
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth was a bit more sluggish than initially thought in the second quarter as businesses aggressively ran down stocks of unsold goods, offsetting a spurt in consu
WARSAW, Poland - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday that Britain's decision to leave the European Union has exposed the need for better communication within the bloc that is facing security a
TORONTO - Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K) says it has suspended operations at a mine in Chile ahead of schedule because of a dispute involving water use. The Toronto-based miner says 300 workers at the Ma
That is slightly below its previous estimate last month of 1.2 percent growth             
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Abigail Clarke has revealed the results of her weight loss journey [Michael Baah- Independent Herbalife Member ] The 25 year old has unveiled her jaw-dropping body transformation after visiting a h
Nicole Scherzinger wears show stopping dress for The X Factor launch  [Wenn] The former Pussycat Doll pulled out all the stops as she posed for cameras on the red carpet. Nicole – w
Keith Famie's mental health documentary features Livingston County teen who found hope in living.             
What can get you in trouble is if you sell your credentials to others, but simply sharing them isn’t a federal crime.             
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5 reasons you still need a dedicated audio playerThere was a time, around that of the iPod Mini, where almost everyone I knew would refuse to leave the house without a music player tucked into their
There's some bad news when it comes to the performance of future-generation graphics cards, thanks to the announcement of a delay in the arrival of faster GDDR6 memory.GDDR6 video RAM is the next ste
LinkedIn said this change is an important step to make sure that its entire library of knowledge is available to more users.
Apple is planning a new iPhone feature for Japan that will enable users to pay for mass-transit rides with their smartphones.
The Dragon capsule is carrying 3,000 pounds of cargo from the International Space Station.             
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More and more iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners are seeing their devices spontaneously stop responding to touch input. If you notice a thin, flickering gray bar mysteriously appearing along the top edge of y
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DEAR DR. BLONZ: My partner had an emergency heart valve replacement and is now on the blood thinner Coumadin, perhaps for the rest of his life.
A brain-dead California toddler died after being taken off life support under a judge's order, bringing a sudden end to a complex legal battle that had appeared it was going to go on much longer.
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.
Subjecting vegetables to intense heat can alter their nutritional profile and may compromise some nutrients, but it can also boost others.
My daughter’s bike was a symbol of independence and growing up, the freedom of wheels that I hadn’t had at her age.
Lianne Hunter, 29 from Manchester, was diagnosed with psoriasis at age five. It causes her skin to erupt in painful red patches - made worse by cold weather, sugary foods and stress.
Amy Heatman, from Liverpool, said she was heartbroken when doctors said she would need a hysterectomy. She said: 'In a way, that was harder to deal with than being told I had cervical cancer.'
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OSLO, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Norway proposed on Friday to make it easier for the central bank to pump extraordinary liquidity into the country's banking system.
* Gulf & Pacific Equities Corp. reports on second quarter results with revenue of $1,106,499
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COLOMBO, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan shares ended at a two-week low on Friday in moderate volume as investors booked profits, while an increase in excise duty on diesel dragged on Lanka OIC, pulling
* Green Pear sells 9.43 percent of Silva Capital Group, reduces stake in the company to 45.05 percent Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
LONDON, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Big financial groups in London are losing faith in a quick fix to get access to the European Union after Britain leaves the bloc and are instead drawing up contingency plans
* Unity Bancorp declares 25% increase in cash dividend and a 10% stock dividend
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South African judge denies appeal for harsher sentence against Oscar Pistorius
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Azerbaijan`s football club Qarabag will face Italian Fiorentina, Greek PAOK and Czech Slovan Liberec in Group J after the draw was made for the UEFA Europa League group stage.
Still recovering from the knee injury that forced him off in the final of Euro 2016, Cristiano Ronaldo is not in the Portugal squad for the start of their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign
FIFA ethics prosecutors want a Qatari candidate for a FIFA ruling council seat to be banned for "failure to properly cooperate and provide truthful information" in an investigation.
Antonio Conte admits Chelsea's chances of winning the Premier League will be damaged if they fail to make any more signings before the transfer window closes next week.
There are a few individuals in the Springbok team who must show they deserve their starting spot, writes Jacques van der Westhuyzen.
Jason Kipnis pretended to be scared of Rougned Odor after hard slide             
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Norway proposes to ease offering of extra liquidity in banking system

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The U.S. is hardly the only country that preserves its natural heritage.             
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Last blast of summer: Top end-of-summer travel deals - 2016 [Photos]

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