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FCC Racks Up 22 Million Comments Criticizing Move to Gut Net Neutrality

FCC Racks Up 22 Million Comments Criticizing Move to Gut Net Neutrality

Obviously, certain large telecoms companies are all in favor of gutting the Obama-era rules. Apple finally has something to say about net neutrality . "We work hard to build great products, and what consumers do with those tools is up to them - not Apple , and not broadband providers". "Absent a meaningful choice of providers, consumers can not make their voices heard through their market choices". Read More

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Taylor Swift Unveils Album Title 'Reputation,' Release Date Ahead of First Single

Taylor Swift Unveils Album Title 'Reputation,' Release Date Ahead of First Single

The album is set for release on November 10. Swift relentlessly teased the new song and album with videos of an angry snake on her social media accounts . Get ready, world. Taylor Swift is back. The album won four Grammy Awards, with Swift becoming the youngest Album of the Year victor. Perry quickly shot that idea down in a radio interview, revealing she hadn't heard from Taylor after suggesting the two former friends should end their row over a 2014 spat surrounding tour ... Read More

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India's Infosys approves up to $2 billion buyback of shares

India's Infosys approves up to $2 billion buyback of shares

He also cited recent business challenges created by geopolitical developments, including US leadership by President Donald Trump and last year's Brexit vote in the United Kingdom. The Infosys board immediately refuted those allegations in a public statement, calling the letter's assertions "libelous" and "aimed at tarnishing the image of Infosys and its management". Read More

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U.S. benchmarks in the red: Aus shares set to fall

Gary is focused on his responsibilities as NEC director and any reports to the contrary are 100 per cent false", a White House official said . Stocks tumbled yesterday as investors and business leaders questioned whether President Trump can deliver on business-friendly policies such as tax reform , a day after some of the nation's top executives cut ties with the White House over Trump's handling of the white supremacist rally in Virginia. Read More

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Inside 20-year-old Kylie Jenner's multi-million-dollar empire

Inside 20-year-old Kylie Jenner's multi-million-dollar empire

Likely no more then five. Kylie Jenner rang in her 20th birthday at a surprise party thrown by her family. Kylie , who is set to turn 20 on August 10, told the website: "I do want stores, my own store". Kylie Jenner doesn't try to compete with her sister Kim Kardashian when it comes to their beauty lines. He went on: 'Kylie was right there by my side during all my chemo treatments, and together we are raising awareness through her products'. Read More

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Tesla Model 3 Performance Version Due Next Year

Tesla Model 3 Performance Version Due Next Year

Tesla's share price has surged 54 per cent since January in anticipation of the Model 3 launch, and Tesla's pricey valuation now exceeds that of traditional rivals like General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co. The compact Model 3 may not entice a global market that's increasingly shifting to SUVs, including all-electric SUVs from Audi and others going on sale soon. Read More

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McIlroy fires caddie after nine years

McIlroy fires caddie after nine years

Quail Hollow will be McIlroy's last chance to win a major in 2017 and so avoid a third successive campaign without a major title. Last week, JP Fitzgerald nearly forced his way into golf folklore at Royal Birkdale. It now looks like the Open was Fitzgerald's swan song with McIlroy , who flirted with contention in the final round before finishing equal fourth. Read More

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New York Times Demands Apology From Fox News

New York Times Demands Apology From Fox News

The Times said the update "wasn't an apology , nor did it begin to address the larger issues with the Fox & Friends Weekend segment, one of which was sheer hypocrisy". General Thomas said exactly what Fox reported . Considering Herridge had said in her 2015 report that intelligence gathered in the raid could lead the USA closer to al-Baghdadi, through that logic Fox itself was unpatriotic, she said. Read More

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Sears to Sell Smart Appliances on Amazon

Sears to Sell Smart Appliances on Amazon

Shares of the department store chain are up almost 18%, following the launch of Kenmore products on Amazon.com, as well as the integration of the full line of Kenmore Smart appliances with Amazon Alexa. Sears' stock pared some of the early gains but was still up 14 percent, on track for its best day in about four months. The company plans to shutter almost 300 Sears and Kmart stores this year, but is experimenting with smaller format locations, having opened its first Sears Appliances & ... Read More

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Not Shraddha Kapoor but THIS actress was the first choice 'Haseena Parkar'

Not Shraddha Kapoor but THIS actress was the first choice 'Haseena Parkar'

The cast interacted with media and spilled some details about the film. I was a little nervous because of it is a challenging role, but since day one Apoorva sir was like, "you can do it". The trialer shows a never seen before side of Shraddha Kapoor which has made a huge impact. When asked about getting the look right for the character, Shraddha said, "I gained seven-eight kilos for the movie". Read More

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Criminal dark web markets closed in major crackdown

Criminal dark web markets closed in major crackdown

Drug Enforcement Agency and Dutch police, shut down infrastructure belonging to the networks AlphaBay and Hansa, according to a press release from Europol . The site was used by "hundreds of thousands" of people to buy and sell illegal goods and services, such as drugs, stolen and fraudulent identification documents and access devices, counterfeit goods, malware and other hacking tools, firearms, and toxic chemicals, according to the DOJ. Read More

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House Democrats move to force Republican votes to defend Trump

House Democrats move to force Republican votes to defend Trump

With the bill stalled, House Democrats looked to push past the procedural problem Wednesday by introducing an identical version of the Senate's bill. The upshot is that Trump , still eager for a big win on Capitol Hill , may face a hard choice instead: Sign the sanctions bill into law and possibly scuttle his bid for a new partnership with Russian Federation — or veto the legislation, set off an outcry and risk having that decision overturned by Congress . Read More

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Economy adds 222000 jobs in June

Economy adds 222000 jobs in June

Friday's report from the Labor Department shows wages grew 2.5 percent in June from the same period a year earlier. That amounts to at least 50,000 fewer jobs than the industry's pre-recession high of 1.18 million jobs in May 2007, according to historical Labor Department data. Read More

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Travel Expectations for Fourth of July Weekend

Travel Expectations for Fourth of July Weekend

SC continues to carry the cheapest gas in the country at $1.90. GasBuddy analysts say gas prices will start to go back up, but not too much; they expect prices to remain relatively low this summer. "In the 17 years GasBuddy's been in existence, we've never seen independence day gas prices, on average, lower than they are in the same year new year's day", McTeague says. Read More

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New ransomware attack wreaking havoc across the world

New ransomware attack wreaking havoc across the world

Cyber security experts believe that those behind the attack used the same type of hacking tool used in the WannaCry ransomware attack that affected more than 150 countries in May. The complexity of the attack has fueled debate over whether the malware is a new threat or a more sophisticated version of the Petya malware that was used in an attack last spring. Read More

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