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Adidas to mass produce 3D-printed shoe

Adidas to mass produce 3D-printed shoe

This new process uses - get ready for science - digital light projection, oxygen-permeable optics and programmable liquid resins. The Futurecraft 4D shoe will be the first one using Carbon's "Digital Light Synthesis" process. But it hopes that consumers will eventually be measured and tested in store to design perfectly-fitting shoes tweaked for an individual's gait, weight and type of sport. Read More

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Penn Station commute from hell continues

Penn Station commute from hell continues

Amtrak CEO Wick Moorman leaves a news conference, Thursday, April 6, 2017, in New York's Penn Station. Rail commuters who endured a very long week due to derailment-related track work made their way into New York's Penn Station on Friday with assurances that the repairs were finished - just in time for the weekend, but not quite in time for the morning commute. Read More

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49ers' Tramaine Brock arrested on domestic violence at Santa Clara home

49ers' Tramaine Brock arrested on domestic violence at Santa Clara home

The woman was the one who called police, said the spokesman, who added that Brock had not been the subject of any previous Santa Clara police investigations. He also pleaded no-contest to a misdemeanor domestic violence charge in 2015 and was ordered to undergo counseling. This is the first incident under the 49ers' new leadership under general manager John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan . Read More

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Uber says never used Waymo files on self-driving

Uber says never used Waymo files on self-driving

This is to find evidence that Uber really took out some designs from Google's self-driving auto project. Waymo has argued that Uber is stonewalling on its obligation to turn over files and documents that the Alphabet unit says were stolen by Levandowski when he left Waymo past year and launched his self-driving startup Otto, which was acquired by Uber for $680 million. Read More

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20 companies pull ads from O'Reilly's show

And weight loss and nutrition company Jenny Craig told BuzzFeed News it condemns all forms of sexual assault, but refused to publicly comment on its advertising strategy. However, the actions taken by the corporate giants are a sure sign that American society has not completely succumbed to the misogyny and backwards thinking we see at the White House and on Fox News and has much to be proud of. Read More

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Samsung expects 48% jump in Q1 profits

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd forecast on Friday its best quarterly profit in more than three years in the January-March period, beating expectations and putting it on track for record annual earnings on the back of a memory chip super-cycle. Lee, who was arrested in February, has been charged with paying almost $40 million to the now-impeached president's close friend Choi Soon-Sil, allegedly as bribes to secure policy favours. Read More

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Sunoco is selling most convenience stores to 7-Eleven

Sunoco is selling most convenience stores to 7-Eleven

Sunoco announced Thursday that it is selling roughly 1,100 company-operated convenience stores to 7-Eleven Inc. for a total consideration of $3.3 billion in cash, plus fuel, merchandise and other inventories. The fuel supply agreement also requires that 7-Eleven keeps Sunoco LP branding at retail locations that are already using it. Seven & i, which operates the 7-Eleven chain of convenience stores, has been aggressively opening stores in Japan and the United States. Read More

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USA lawmakers vote to roll back internet privacy rules

The ISP privacy rules , passed in October, were "designed to benefit one group of favored companies over another group of disfavored companies", said Ajit Pai, the new FCC chairman, a Republican who opposed the regulations. Providers will also be free to sell user data directly to marketers, financial firms and other companies that mine personal data, all of whom would be free to use the data without consumers' consent. Read More

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Delta Air cuts forecast for key revenue measure again

Delta Air cuts forecast for key revenue measure again

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Delta Air Lines by 58.7% in the fourth quarter. Wetherby Asset Mgmt Incorporated accumulated 5,971 shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, February 22nd. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This piece of content was reported by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. Read More

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Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)

For the next 5 years, Office Depot, Inc .is expecting Growth of 10.9% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 22.84% per annum. (NASDAQ:ODP) shares saw a move of -1.286%. The Moving Average SMA50 is 6.99% while SMA200 is 20.39%. It would take about 2.77 days to cover all short positions. Angled up and price is moving up (or was recently) overall, angled down and price is moving down overall, moving sideways and the price is likely in a range. Read More

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Debate renewed over economic benefits of Keystone pipeline

Debate renewed over economic benefits of Keystone pipeline

He pledged that the pipeline project would bring new jobs to the country as well as reduce energy costs and, perhaps most importantly, reduce the country's dependence on foreign oil. In the company's application for a presidential permit , they said the USA would see "significant employment benefits" as a result of the pipeline. "As we move forward, we'll continue to look to buy the rest of the materials we need from". Read More

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Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

They now have a United States dollars 3000 price target on the stock. The stock has "Sell" rating by Shore Capital on Thursday, March 30. The lowest target is $29 while the high is $38. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 18.48 percent while its Weekly performance value is 3.16%. Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO) has risen 14.37% since August 31, 2016 and is uptrending. Read More

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SC captures women's NCAA title

SC captures women's NCAA title

It marks another milestone in the career of Gamecocks coach Dawn Staley, an Olympic gold medalist who was named one of the top 15 players in WNBA history and who recently received the chance to succeed Geno Auriemma as USA Basketball coach. Read More

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'Pink Star' diamond sells for record US$71.2 million in bidding war

'Pink Star' diamond sells for record US$71.2 million in bidding war

Wong said the company is not anxious about a default this time because the auction house vetted the bidders, who also just so happen to have longstanding relationships with Sotheby's . "I know there was a lot of talk about the economy in China not being as positive as it was a few years ago". In 2013, Sotheby's sold the diamond for $83 million to diamond cutter Isaac Wolf, but the transaction fell through when he couldn't come up with all the money. Read More

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Canada trade dispute threatens livelihood of dairy farms

Scott Walker said. Prior to Canada's motion, Grassland sent more than 1 million pounds of ultra-filtered milk, a protein liquid concentrate used in cheese, across the border daily and duty-free. The National Milk Producers Federation said losses for the dairy industries in Wisconsin and NY alone could run into hundreds of millions of dollars. Read More

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Samsung ordered to pay $11M to Huawei over patent infringements

Samsung ordered to pay $11M to Huawei over patent infringements

Huawei claim that more than 20 models of Samsung's phones and tablets their technologies without permission. Samsung subsequently counter sued Huawei in China for IP infringement. Huawei itself has been battling patent infringement in the courts, with a recent ruling by the UK High Court forcing the company to pay a fraction of past and future cellular device sales to patent holding company Unwired or else face a potential ban in the UK. Read More

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Global stocks mostly lower as markets await Trump-Xi summit

Anthony Ruggiero, a North Korea expert in the use of targeted financial measures who spent more than 17 years in the US government, said Trump's North Korea policy could take a harder line than that of previous administrations by bringing broader "secondary sanctions on Chinese companies, banks and individuals that are complicit in North Korea's sanctions evasion" using USA law. Read More

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U.S. sets aside Clean Power Plan

U.S. sets aside Clean Power Plan

Fortunately, the Trump administration has done just what it promised. In Kentucky recently, President Dondal Trump vowed to sign an executive order that will "save our wonderful coal miners from continuing to be put out of work". Eastern coalfields would have been victimized, adding to the 68,000 jobs our industry has lost since the first major power plant regulation took effect in 2011. Read More

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7-Eleven customer clobbers clerk over a bag of M&Ms

7-Eleven customer clobbers clerk over a bag of M&Ms

He then went on to through other items on the counter, including bananas and another register at the counter. The clerk scans the man's small bag of Almond M&M's, places it to the side and punches a button on the computer. Investigators report that he was only there buying a bag of M&M's. The incident dates to February 11 when a man was trying to pay at a 7-Eleven store. Read More

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Crude oil prices post modest gains in Tuesday trading

Crude oil prices post modest gains in Tuesday trading

However, this was up 29 cents from Friday when May was still the front-month. West Texas Intermediate for May delivery slipped 3 United States cents to US$50.57 a barrel at 10.34am on the New York Mercantile Exchange. OPEC's second-largest producer, after Saudi Arabia, Iraq will proceed in parallel with exploration plans to increase its reserves by 15 billion barrels in 2018, to reach 178 billion barrels, he said. Read More

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France hosts NYC events marking centennial of US in WWI

France hosts NYC events marking centennial of US in WWI

Wilson had not wanted to do this. After the war, the US led the world in "Wilsonian" internationalism, fostered by a bipartisan foreign policy at home. In October 2001, the United States and Britain began bombing in Afghanistan. Seemingly isolated incidents - such as the assassination of Austria's Archduke Ferdinand in 1914 - can lead to almost 20 million dead. Read More

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Socialist Moreno leads Ecuador vote: partial count

Both candidates also clashed on their views regarding the status of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange , who has taken refuge on Ecuador's embassy in London since June 2012. The group refrained from saying which candidate was leading until the electoral authorities made their pronouncement. "They've crossed a line", he told supporters in a hotel in his coastal hometown of Guayaquil on Sunday, vowing to challenge the results, a complex process that could take time. Read More

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Payless to shut down Northway Mall store

Payless to shut down Northway Mall store

HGGGQ, -19.86% Many traditional retailers find themselves with far too many stores at a time when shopping activity is migrating online. Five New Mexico locations were on the list, including two stores in Roswell, one in Albuquerque, one in Las Vegas and the only store in Alamogordo. Read More

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Republicans say health care bill will wait

If every House Democrat opposes a possible new bill (which is likely, considering they were expected to all vote no on the first Trumpcare plan), Republicans can only afford 22 defections. Sending the health care legislation down a more conservative path doesn't make sense when it comes to getting votes in the House. Trump initially said he would move on to fulfilling other campaign promises such as a tax overhaul and infrastructure-spending package, but a new attempt at reviving the ... Read More

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Aetna to leave Iowa health insurance exchange

Aetna to leave Iowa health insurance exchange

One other insurer, Gundersen Health Plan, sells individual policies but only in five Iowa counties. The future of the Affordable Care Act has been in doubt since Republicans swept to power last fall. The Aetna and Wellmark decisions to leave the individual-insurance market here don't affect other kinds of plans, such as those sold via employers or those that supplement Medicare plans. Read More

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Labour vows to charge Value-Added Tax on school fees

Labour vows to charge Value-Added Tax on school fees

Mr Corbyn will outline the plan later today and point to research showing that offering universal access to free school meals improves pupils' productivity, enabling primary school pupils to advance by around two months on average. 'Universalism is a proud tradition of the Labour Party and it is welcome that school food provision will now be a part of that important approach, continuing the important work the last Labour Government did when we introduced the universal free school meal pilots ... Read More

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