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Facebook continues to bring new and interesting features to keep its users happy and engaged. Here's a status update from Facebook , food delivery is now on the menu. Restaurants will be listed, as is the option to begin an order for pickup or delivery. For example, if you have an account with Delivery.com, you can easily order with your existing login.
  • McDonald's Szechuan Sauce returns for one day

    McDonald's Szechuan Sauce returns for one day

    Economy

    The sauce will return in limited quantities to select restaurants across the country starting at 2 p.m. on October 7. McDonald's Szechuan sauce developed a major pop culture following after its appearance on a surprise Season 3 premiere of the Cartoon Network's Adult Swim cartoon show " Rick and Morty " earlier this April.
  • Militants attack paramilitary base in Indian Kashmir

    Militants attack paramilitary base in Indian Kashmir

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    In response, a security operation was launched by Army para-commandos, the BSF, Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF ) and state police personnel to flush out the remaining militants. The 53 Rashtriya Rifles, a specialised counter-terrorism unit, has been moved in, along with troops of the CRPF, BSF and other forces. Security forces continue to exchange fire with the attackers.
  • Oracle Launches Blockchain Cloud Service for Businesses

    Oracle Launches Blockchain Cloud Service for Businesses

    Economy

    Cost savings are multiplied because Oracle Autonomous Database Cloud consumes less compute and storage than Amazon , with lower manual administration costs. The platform is REST API-driven, which means developers will be able to build blockchain apps more quickly and easily out of the box. Oracle Corp.
  • Mass shooting suspect's father was on FBI Most Wanted List

    Mass shooting suspect's father was on FBI Most Wanted List

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    Hotel employees had been in the his room prior to the shooting but did not notice anything amiss, Lombardo said. Accused Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock , in 2002. He was reportedly never with the brothers' mother, whom Stephen talked to a few weeks prior according to Eric . Claire McCaskill, D-Missouri, told ABC News .
  • Tesla Model 3 hit by 'production bottleneck' that slowed initial deliveries

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    Tesla stock traded down about 2.2% in Tuesday's premarket, at $333.87 in a 52-week range of $178.19 to $389.61. Tesla said most of the lines at the Gigafactory, its battery plant in Nevada, and its auto assembly plant in California were meeting their production targets, but that "a handful have taken longer to activate than expected".
  • Another Ex-VW Exec Arrested In Germany Over Emissions

    Another Ex-VW Exec Arrested In Germany Over Emissions

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    With the additional charges, the German auto maker has increased its provisions to cover the costs of the diesel scandal to EUR25.1 billion , ($29.67 billion ) from EUR22.6 billion previously. In the United States, where the diesel test-cheating scandal originated, the carmaker must also provide hardware fixes and in some cases buy back cars.
  • Trading Watch on Shares of Rite Aid Corp (RAD)

    Trading Watch on Shares of Rite Aid Corp (RAD)

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    Voya Investment Management Llc sold 15,197 shares as the company's stock rose 10.06% with the market. In terms of volatility, shares have been noted at 3.63% for the week, and 5.05% for the past month. Rite Aid Corp ( NYSE : RAD ) 52-week high price stands at $8.77 and low price stands at $2.21, its price distance from 52-week high is -73.89% while its distance from 52-week low price is 3.62%.
  • Oil prices rally amid OPEC meeting

    Oil prices rally amid OPEC meeting

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    The agreement enabled the descent of crude inventories over the last monthsd: if the level of reserves exceeded last year by 380 million barrels the average of the last five years, that excess is now less than half, some 170 million. "I think we can return to this issue not earlier than January next year", Russia's Alexander Novak said when asked about a timeline for any decision on extending the pact to curb supplies.
  • Sensex tumble 350 points for the week on hectic profit-booking

    Sensex tumble 350 points for the week on hectic profit-booking

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    Meanwhile, the rupee weakened past the 65 mark to hit near-six-month low against the United States dollar as foreign investors continued to liquidate their holdings in the local equity markets due to domestic headwinds led by slowing growth, wider second quarter current account deficit and signs of a wider fiscal deficit.
  • Expect amplified U.S. protectionism in Round 3 of NAFTA talks: Ambrose

    Expect amplified U.S. protectionism in Round 3 of NAFTA talks: Ambrose

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    The report comes as chief US negotiator John Melle prepares to present new text proposals at the third round of NAFTA talks in Ottawa starting on Saturday, where he said "more challenging issues will start taking center stage". The National Pork Producers Council says since NAFTA implementation, USA trade with Canada and Mexico has more than tripled, growing more rapidly than US trade with the rest of the world.
  • Before You Install iOS 11, Make Sure All Your Apps Will Work

    Before You Install iOS 11, Make Sure All Your Apps Will Work

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    Completely disabling Bluetooth and Wi-Fi is possible, though. This allows an Apple device to remain available for features like AirDrop, AirPlay, Apple Pencil, Apple Watch, and other services. If no Bluetooth is available, the phone uses other sources such as nearby Wi-Fi and the accelerometer to try to determine if a user is in the auto.
  • Toshiba ends tug of war between bidding groups for memory chip unit

    Toshiba ends tug of war between bidding groups for memory chip unit

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    Bain later said it was working with a "broad list of strategic partners" including Apple , Dell, Kingston and Seagate. It is said to be worth $22 billion. The seller has sued Western Digital for $1 billion for its interference, and the battle is yet unresolved. As part of Wednesday's agreement, Bain agreed to complete a deal regardless of the legal challenges.
  • Oracle scores as first-quarter cloud sales reach $1.5 billion

    Oracle scores as first-quarter cloud sales reach $1.5 billion

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    Trillium Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Co holds 0.05% or 17,841 shares. The Connecticut-based Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.46% in KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY). The company has its outstanding shares of 4.15B. Since January 1, 0001, it had 3 buys, and 0 insider sales for $3.37 million activity. For this quarter, Oracle's cloud software margin came in at 67 percent when certain items are excluded.
  • Tesla to unveil electric semi-truck in October

    Tesla to unveil electric semi-truck in October

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    He initially said back in April of this year the company would unveil the truck in September . Elon Musk , Tesla's founder, tweeted today (14 September) that the event was "tentatively" scheduled for next month in Hawthorne. It has also started production of the Model 3 - the company's lower priced vehicle. A small crossover that will share common architecture with the Model 3 is in development and due to reach the market in about two years.
  • Murdoch's £11.7bn Sky bid may be referred to regulator

    Murdoch's £11.7bn Sky bid may be referred to regulator

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    Addressing parliament today, Bradley said: "I am now minded to refer the merger to the CMA [Competition and Markets Authority] on the grounds of genuine commitment to broadcasting standards". She told MPs: "I consider that these non-fanciful concerns do warrant further consideration". To seal the deal, Fox had earlier this summer proposed conditions, or "undertakings", focused on maintaining the editorial independence of Sky News by establishing a separate editorial board, with a majority ...
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NYSE:TEVA) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NYSE:TEVA) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

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    Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC now owns 2,437 shares of the company's stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 302 shares in the last quarter. At the time of writing, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA ) is standing at value of $15.50 with the rising stream of 0.19%. "The appointment is a catalyzer that will put a floor under the share price, and provides an incentive for investors' sentiment", BTIG managing director and analyst Timothy Chiang believes.
  • The New Apple TV 4k is the Perfect Companion for 4k TVs

    The New Apple TV 4k is the Perfect Companion for 4k TVs

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    As far as pricing is concerned Apple 4K starts at $179 for the 32GB while the 64GB version retails at $199. In an ideal world there'd be no need for an Apple TV . The Apple Watch Series 3 was upgraded with cellular connectivity so you do not have to take your iPhone everywhere with you. We've seen booming sales of 4K TVs as consumers keenly guzzle Ultra HD content from the likes of Netflix and Amazon Video .
  • China to ban trading of bitcoin

    China to ban trading of bitcoin

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    China plans to ban trading of bitcoin and other virtual currencies on domestic exchanges, dealing another blow to the $150 billion cryptocurrency market after the country outlawed initial coin offerings last week. Bitcoin has jumped about 600 per cent in United States dollar terms over the past year, part of a broad surge in virtual currencies that has fuelled concerns of a bubble.
  • Rescue efforts continue as Mexico quake death toll reaches 61

    Rescue efforts continue as Mexico quake death toll reaches 61

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    Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto , who said the quake was 8.2 in magnitude , called the quake the strongest the country has seen in a century. "We are assessing the damage, which will probably take hours, if not days", said Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto , in an address to the nation about two hours after the quake.
  • Piyush Goyal becomes new Railway Minister; Arun Jailtey to retain Defence, Finance

    Piyush Goyal becomes new Railway Minister; Arun Jailtey to retain Defence, Finance

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    In what may be called as a farewell message, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, who is expected to lose the portfolio, today thanked the rail family for their support. "My colleagues and I will continue to run on those tracks", Goyal said. Pradhan was given the additional charge of Skill Development Ministry. The exit of Prabhu from the railways came after last months Muzaffarnagar train accident that claimed 23 lives.
  • Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting their third child

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    An Australian Monarchists spokesman said the league was delighted by the announcement and sent their "warm greetings and congratulations" to the royal couple. When asked on a royal tour in Singapore in 2012 about how many children he wanted, William said he was "thinking about having two". Closer Weekly previously reported that she was rushed to hospital several weeks ago for an unknown reason, and was released the following day.
  • All-time record high temperature broken in San Francisco

    All-time record high temperature broken in San Francisco

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    The National Weather Service says the temperature in San Francisco reached 94 degrees even before noon Saturday, setting the heat record for September 2. In addition, the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has extended the current Air Quality Alert until further notice, meaning wildfire smoke will continue to pour into the southwest part of the state.