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VideoHOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 20: Ken Bone attends the premiere of Disney And Marvel Studios' 'Doctor Strange' on October 20, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) The tra
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The Islamic State group wants to expand its so-called caliphate inside Afghanistan as the militants fend off military attacks in its strongholds in Iraq and Syria, the country's top U.S. commander sa
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Following a successful Facebook Live on debate night, Trump's campaign is going all in on the direct-to-viewer platform. The post Trump's Campaign Is Launching a Nightly News Show on Facebook appeare
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If you don't have a firm career path, how do you choose your first job after college? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people wit
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Global smartwatch sales slid 51.6 percent in the third quarter, amid a steep decline for the Apple Watch ahead of its updated device, a market tracker has found.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - China's Alipay has agreed with U.S.-based Verifone to integrate its mobile app on Verifone payment terminals at merchants in Europe and North America, the latest such deal to rea
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said Monday interest rates could go up three times next year but need to be tied to inflation while his St. Louis counterpart, James Bullard, advised a 25-basis-po
Big data, virtual reality, predictive analytics and design all play key roles in annual F1 contests.        
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The streets of Pamplona, Spain, become filled with energy every July as thousands of tourists flock to the city for the famous running of the bulls. But if the Spanish company Acciona meets its goal,
A new month means new options on Netflix. November is going to bring over 70 new titles to the streaming service, but we’ve already picked out the best of the new material. Whether you’re looking for
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