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Canada retailer stops selling products linked to U.S. gunmaker

Canada retailer stops selling products linked to U.S. gunmaker

That follows an online petition from thousands of members of REI's co-op urging action, and REI is joined by Mountain Equipment Co-Op in cutting off sales of Vista products. Although MEC has severed ties with one of the major corporations in the US, it said it will continue to work with companies whose values align with that of MEC, which believes in "demonstrating leadership and leveraging the power of community". Consulte Mais Informação

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Carney blasts bitcoin: Cryptocurrencies are a FAILURE attracting FOOLS, says BoE chief

Carney blasts bitcoin: Cryptocurrencies are a FAILURE attracting FOOLS, says BoE chief

Cryptocurrencies are now banned in Bangladesh, Bolivia, Ecuador and Morocco while China has recently banned exchanges, financial institutions and payment processors from handling them. Mr Carney said: "Over the past five years, the daily standard deviation of bitcoin was ten times that of sterling". One bitcoin is now worth £7,883 but it's price has proved to be volatile in recent months, reaching almost £15,000 late past year. Consulte Mais Informação

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2 dead after shooting at Central Michigan University

2 dead after shooting at Central Michigan University

No other injuries were immediately reported. The suspect has been identified as James Eric Davis, Jr. He's 19 years old. He is considered armed and unsafe. "He's a black male, approximately 19, 5'10", and 135 pounds. Police took him to a hospital the night before for what was believed to be a "drug-related type of incident - an overdose or a bad reaction to drugs", campus police spokesman Larry Klaus told a news conference. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amazon's Head Of Alexa AI Jumps Ship To Google

Amazon's Head Of Alexa AI Jumps Ship To Google

Alexa can already translate short phrases and words in Spanish, German, French and Italian but cannot decipher more meaningful or contextual situations that languages often need. After all, most people won't have their Echo devices by their side while attending a wedding in a foreign country. In the long run, sources say, Amazon also wants Alexa to be able to translate conversations with multiple people speaking different languages all at once. Consulte Mais Informação

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Surveying Shares of SPDR S&P 500 Growth Portfolio ETF (SPYG)

Allen Capital Group LLC bought a new stake in SPDR STOXX Europe 50 ETF (NYSEARCA:FEU) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The company has a market capitalization of $35,060.00 and a PE ratio of -14.37. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, January 31st. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nirav Modi's U.S. firm whets buyer interest amid probe

Nirav Modi's U.S. firm whets buyer interest amid probe

Firestar Diamond and its affiliates had annual sales of around $90 million, it said, adding that the assets seized included factories in India that produced fine jewellery. In a late night development, the CBI arrested another chief manager, Internal Chief Auditor Bishnubrata Mishra, who was responsible for concurrent audit for the period 2011-2015 at PNB Brady House branch. Consulte Mais Informação

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White House comments on Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's ICE warning

White House comments on Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's ICE warning

Her rationale was carefully layered, noting as she did 1) that her intent was "not to panic our residents but to protect them" and 2) nothing in her announcement endangered law enforcement. "We believe our community is safer when families stay together". So what did the Bay Area mayor do? Soon after taking office previous year, Trump issued an executive order seeking to strip sanctuary jurisdictions of federal grants. Consulte Mais Informação

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Who will take centre stage for Ireland?

Who will take centre stage for Ireland?

However, it was thought that Farrell would still be available for Munster for the crucial end of season period where Johann van Graan's side will likely be competing for silverware. Munster are already short in the centre for that game after Jaco Taute was ruled out for up to six months, also with knee ligament injury. Sam Arnold and Rory Scannell are also in contention to start in midfield against the Scots but Dunne feels Ringrose is the right man to get the 13 shirt. Consulte Mais Informação

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PNB stock slumps 9% to hit 52-week low

PNB stock slumps 9% to hit 52-week low

The Sensex ended 137 points down or 0.40% at 34046.94, while the Nifty was down 34.50 points or 0.33% at 10458.40. The market has witnessed a mixed truncated week that passed by. Infosys, Adani Ports, Axis Bank, Hero MotoCorp, ITC, Power Grid and Reliance Industries were among the other losers. Coal India, IndusInd Bank, Hindustan Unilever, Mahindra and Mahindra and Kotak Bank were the biggest gainers, rising as much as 1.05%. Consulte Mais Informação

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Skunk cannabis makes up 94 per cent of all marijuana

Skunk cannabis makes up 94 per cent of all marijuana

Mr Daly, a journalist who specialises in the drug trade and writes a regular column for Vice UK, also drew attention to the fact growing cannabis in Britain is more cost-effective than importing hash from another country. "If these seized samples are representative then it suggests that apart from the dominance of skunk in the United Kingdom market, it also seems that resin has increased in strength, as this analysis shows that some resin samples were almost three times stronger than those ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kohl's Q4 sales highest achieved in company history

Kohl's Q4 sales highest achieved in company history

A number of brokerages recently commented on KSS . Analysts on average had forecast earnings of $1.77 per share. Investors Research Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Kohl's Co. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link . A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of KSS . Consulte Mais Informação

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US adds Nigeria's Abu Musab Al-Barnawi to global terrorism list

US adds Nigeria's Abu Musab Al-Barnawi to global terrorism list

The U.S. State Department also said in a separate statement that including the latest additions, it had designated 40 Islamic State leaders and operatives dating back to 2011 under an order aimed at denying them access to the U.S. officials noted that the Boko Haram terror group pledged allegiance to ISIS in 2015, but asserted that in 2016, ISIS West Africa "split into two factions, due to infighting". Consulte Mais Informação

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