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August 19, 2017 - 8:49 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Mastercard has decided to shut down the use of their credit cards on websites that incite hate and violence. In a statement released Saturday afternoon, the company spoke of the recent violence that occurred in Charlottesville and the "dangers of extremism." They are now working with...
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August 19, 2017 - 7:56 pm
(SINGAPORE) -- World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is making its video streaming service available to the Chinese market in an attempt to tap into a new customer base. WWE's service will be available through its Chinese partners PPTV. Subscribers will be required to downlaod an app to access the...
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August 19, 2017 - 5:51 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Heineken has been given the green light by the Competition and Markets Authority(CMA) to takeover part of Punch Taverns. Heineken will buy 1,895 Punch pubs and the Private equity firm Patron Capital will buy the remaining 1,329 pubs in the Punch estate. The CMA released a statement...
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August 19, 2017 - 12:16 pm
(NEW YORK) -- So you’ve done your research to choose a cruise line that suits your personality and selected a specific ship and itinerary that looks perfect. Before your dream vacation commences, however, there are still several final details that require your consideration. These are some of the...
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August 18, 2017 - 3:36 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street marked a second week of losses as U.S. stocks finished lower on Friday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 76.22 (-0.35 percent) to finish at 21,674.51. The Nasdaq slid 5.39 (-0.09 percent) to close at 6,216.53, while the S&P 500 finished at 2,425.55, down 4.46 (-0...
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Fayette County Public Schools
August 18, 2017 - 2:21 pm
(LEXINGTON, Ky.) -- After spending seven years working as a custodian at a Kentucky high school, Lowell Outland walked back into the same school as a full-time teacher on Wednesday. Outland, 59, is now teaching many of the same students who saw him cleaning the campus and helping them on field...
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August 18, 2017 - 12:23 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Even though parts of the U.S. will be in partial darkness thanks to the total solar eclipse on Monday, consumers across the country will be able to score some shining deals both inside and outside of the eclipse's path of totality. Check out the list of businesses rolling out specials...
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August 17, 2017 - 4:57 pm
(NEW YORK) -- One Target-loving mom decided to return to the store to celebrate her third child. Page Miller, a professional photographer, told ABC News she lives approximately four minutes away from her local target in St. Louis, Missouri. "Really, to get anywhere in my town, you have to pass it...
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August 17, 2017 - 3:51 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A 17-year-old high school student from Uruguay who taught himself computer programming was awarded $10,000 from Google for discovering a security bug. Ezequiel Pereira, of Montevido, Uruguay discovered the bug last month during a break from school. I was really bored at home, during...
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