Target hit by nationwide payment outage

Target hit by nationwide payment outage

Target Corp on Saturday said it was working on a problem that prevented customers in the United States from paying for their purchases.
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Residents from Ukraine's rebel-held east travel to Russia for passports

Residents from Ukraine's rebel-held east travel to Russia for passports

The first group of residents from the breakaway city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine travelled on Friday to Russia's Rostov region to receive passports under simplified procedures introduced by President Vladimir Putin.
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David Ortiz shooting suspects to remain jailed until trial

David Ortiz shooting suspects to remain jailed until trial

The suspects involved in the shooting of Boston Red Sox baseball legend David Ortiz will remain jailed for at least a year until their trial begins.
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Under pressure, Hong Kong suspends extradition bill

Under pressure, Hong Kong suspends extradition bill

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has indefinitely delayed a proposed law to allow extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after widespread anger over the bill sparked violent protests in the Asian finance hub.
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Despite setbacks, an animal-only airport terminal at JFK still chugs along

Despite setbacks, an animal-only airport terminal at JFK still chugs along

The $65 million, 178,000-square-foot ARK at JFK opened in 2017, providing state-of-the-art animal care, a quarantine center and veterinary services for all animals that travel through the international airport.
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Week ahead on Wall Street

Week ahead on Wall Street

A Federal Reserve interest rate decision, housing data, and details on Barnes and Noble's sale will be the market's focus next week.
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Four candidates on tap for Sanders' job- source

Four candidates on tap for Sanders' job- source

U.S. President Donald Trump has four leading candidates under consideration to replace outgoing White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, a Trump confidant said on Friday. Jillian Kitchener has more.
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US focused on building consensus after tanker attacks

US focused on building consensus after tanker attacks

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is focused on building international consensus following attacks on oil tankers in the Middle East that the United States has blamed on Iran, acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Friday.
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Chewy debut gives Wall St. a taste of booming pet market

Chewy debut gives Wall St. a taste of booming pet market

Shares of pet product retailer Chewy soared as much as 87 percent in their first day of trading but finished with a 60 percent surge as Wall Street looks to get a piece of the growing $70 billion U.S. pet market. Conway G.
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Wall Street dips on chips weakness

Wall Street dips on chips weakness

U.S. stocks ended lower Friday. As Fred Katayama reports, a warning from Broadcom of a broad weakening in global demand weighed on chipmakers.
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Chewy is no pets.com - Kramer

Chewy is no pets.com - Kramer

Kramer Capital Research's Hilary Kramer explains why she's so bullish on Chewy, the online pet supplies retailer whose shares sparkled on their debut Friday.
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Women in Switzerland have gone on strike

Women in Switzerland have gone on strike

Women across Switzerland went on strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the first such walkout 28 years ago.
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Broadcom's warning slams chip stocks

Broadcom's warning slams chip stocks

Broadcom sent a shockwave to global chip stocks Friday after warning the U.S.-China trade war and ban on doing business with Huawei would rob it of $2 billion in sales this year.
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Euro zone takes small step on integration, but not on key ideas

Euro zone takes small step on integration, but not on key ideas

European Union finance ministers took small steps towards deeper euro zone economic integration on Friday, but failed to agree on key aspects of a planned euro zone budget.
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Migrants rush to enter Mexico ahead of crackdown

Migrants rush to enter Mexico ahead of crackdown

Central American migrants eager to beat a crackdown by Mexico on its southern border with Guatemala scrambled into the country on Thursday as the government prepared to send thousands of National Guard members to plug gaps in the porous frontier.
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Maersk explores Arctic shipping route with Russia - Reuters News

Maersk explores Arctic shipping route with Russia - Reuters News

Shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Friday it is in talks with Russia's state-owned icebreaker operator to send more goods via the Arctic, which is becoming more accessible as climate change reduces the sea ice.
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Swiss women strike for equal pay and rights

Swiss women strike for equal pay and rights

Hundreds gathered in Lausanne to mark the beginning of a nation-wide strike for women's rights.
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Yemen's Houthis strike Saudi airport again

Yemen's Houthis strike Saudi airport again

Yemen’s Houthi group carried out new drone strikes on a Saudi airport after a series of air strikes by a Saudi-led coalition against the capital Sanaa.
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Chipmakers drive European shares lower after Broadcom shock

Chipmakers drive European shares lower after Broadcom shock

Technology shares led European shares lower on Friday after U.S. chipmaker Broadcom warned of a broad slowdown in demand.
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Forget soybeans, U.S. farmers rush to plant hemp

Forget soybeans, U.S. farmers rush to plant hemp

With commodity grain prices painfully low due to big surpluses and the U.S.-China trade war, farmers with a taste for risk are seeking profits by planting industrial hemp, a crop that was illegal in the United States until recently. Havovi Cooper and
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Grenfell Tower turns green to commemorate victims of fire

Grenfell Tower turns green to commemorate victims of fire

Grenfell Tower was illuminated with green light early on Friday to pay tribute to the victims of the fire that engulfed the tower block on June 14, 2017.
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US says Iran responsible for tanker attacks

US says Iran responsible for tanker attacks

The American military has released a video purported to show Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded mine from the side of a damaged Japanese oil tanker. This follows U.S. accusations that Iran was responsible for attacks on tankers left ad
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"We will fight": HK braces for protests

"We will fight": HK braces for protests

Protesters in Hong Kong say they will keep fighting for what they believe in as the city prepares for more protests over an extradition bill with mainland China, which critics warn threatens Hong Kong's rule of law.
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China's May industrial output growth cools to 17-yr low as trade war bites

China's May industrial output growth cools to 17-yr low as trade war bites

China's industrial output growth unexpectedly slowed to a more than 17-year low in May in the latest sign of weakening demand as the US ramps up trade pressure.
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Raptors win Canada's first NBA championship

Raptors win Canada's first NBA championship

The Toronto Raptors delivered Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday (June 13) that set off a country-wide celebration.
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VW sells truck unit stake, eyes Ford tie-up

VW sells truck unit stake, eyes Ford tie-up

Volkswagen is aiming to raise over $2bln by floating at least 10% of its trucks unit, Traton, and says it's close to a deal with Ford to join forces on electric cars.
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Christchurch shootings suspect pleads not guilty

Christchurch shootings suspect pleads not guilty

Brenton Tarrant, the accused gunman in the mosque shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand three months ago, pleads not guilty to all charges.
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Democrats name lineup for first 2020 debate

Democrats name lineup for first 2020 debate

The Democratic National Committee names the 20 presidential candidates who qualified for the first pivotal debate at the end of June. A sitting U.S. governor and a congressman are among the four left off the stage.
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Black man killed in Memphis was a suspect in shooting

Black man killed in Memphis was a suspect in shooting

New allegations are emerging about 20-year-old Brandon Webber whose killing by federal agents sparked protests and chaos in Memphis. Jillian Kitchener has more.
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Trump doubles down on accepting foreign 'dirt'

Trump doubles down on accepting foreign 'dirt'

President Donald Trump on Thursday defended saying he saw nothing wrong with receiving dirt on a political rival from a foreign government, even as his own Republicans joined a fierce backlash against the comments made in an interview with ABC News.
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WH spokeswoman Sarah Sanders leaving job

WH spokeswoman Sarah Sanders leaving job

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, a fierce loyalist of President Donald Trump who evolved into one of his closest advisers, will leave her job at the end of the month to return to her home state of Arkansas, Trump said on Thursday. Jillian Kitch
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Wall Street climbs as oil stocks rally

Wall Street climbs as oil stocks rally

U.S. stocks rebounded Thursday from two days of declines. As Conway Gittens reports, energy shares bounced back with on oil supply disruption concerns following attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
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US blames Iran for Gulf of Oman tanker attacks

US blames Iran for Gulf of Oman tanker attacks

Two oil tankers were attacked on Thursday and left adrift in the Gulf of Oman, driving up oil prices and stoking fears of a new confrontation between Iran and the United States, which blamed Tehran for the incident. Nathan Frandino has more.
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Fed expectations are too high - Hogan

Fed expectations are too high - Hogan

The market's expectations of the Fed are too high, National Securities' Art Hogan tells Reuters' Fred Katayama. He doesn't expect the central bank to cut rates in June or July.
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U.S. House panel subpoenas ex-Trump advisers

U.S. House panel subpoenas ex-Trump advisers

Democrats on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee sent subpoenas to former White House adviser Michael Flynn and President Donald Trump’s former deputy campaign chairman Rick Gates.
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Arcadia escape sounds alert for UK high street

Arcadia escape sounds alert for UK high street

Philip Green's Arcadia group - which owns brands like Topshop and Dorothy Perkins - has avoided collapse after creditors backed a rescue deal. But, as Pascale Davies reports, the deal shows the fragility of UK retailers and the property they occupy.
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Tyson Foods goes after Beyond Meat with plant-meat combo

Tyson Foods goes after Beyond Meat with plant-meat combo

Tyson Foods, America's largest meat producer, announced it will start selling a vegetarian nugget and a plant-meat burger combination as it looks to get in on the growing meat-less craze popularized by Beyond Meat. Conway G.
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Brexiteer Johnson leads the UK's leadership race

Brexiteer Johnson leads the UK's leadership race

Boris Johnson, who has pledged to deliver Brexit, surged closer to power on Thursday, winning by far the most support from Conservative lawmakers in the first round of the contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May.
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Target expands same-day shipping

Target expands same-day shipping

The delivery wars just got hotter. Target began offering same-day shipping in 47 states to better take on Amazon and Walmart.
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India's Adani wins green light for long delayed Australian coal mine

India's Adani wins green light for long delayed Australian coal mine

India's Adani Enterprises on Thursday (June 13) received the go-ahead to start construction of a controversial coal mine in outback Australia, after a state government approved a final permit on ground water management.
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Riot in Memphis after fatal police shooting

Riot in Memphis after fatal police shooting

At least 24 police officers were injured in Memphis, Tennessee in violent clashes with protesters, who took to the streets following the shooting death of a man killed by U.S. Marshals during an attempted arrest, authorities said on Thursday.
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Two oil tankers struck in Gulf of Oman

Two oil tankers struck in Gulf of Oman

Attacks on two oil tankers on Thursday in the Gulf of Oman left one ablaze and both adrift, shipping firms said, driving oil prices up 4% over worries about Middle East supplies.
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Trump says he welcomes foreign dirt on opponents

Trump says he welcomes foreign dirt on opponents

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would see nothing wrong in accepting damaging information on a U.S. political opponent if it were offered to his re-election campaign by a foreign government. Jonah Green is on the story.
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Sri Lanka Catholics celebrate mass at restored church after bombings

Sri Lanka Catholics celebrate mass at restored church after bombings

The congregation celebrated a saint's feast inside a bombed church in Colombo, resuming worship at St. Anthony's Shrine after deadly Easter attacks by Islamist militants.
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Three decades on, Swiss women strike again

Three decades on, Swiss women strike again

On Friday, women across Switzerland will take part in a nationwide strike for gender equality, for the second time in 28 years. Concerns range from equal pay and pension rights, to the "glass ceiling", sexual harassment, and demands for paternal leav
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Huawei prepares for life without Android, registers own OS

Huawei prepares for life without Android, registers own OS

Huawei is registering its own operating system in countries around the world as it prepares for a possible loss of access to Google's Android software.
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Trump leaves China tariff deadline open, calls relationship 'testy'

Trump leaves China tariff deadline open, calls relationship 'testy'

U.S. President Donald Trump declined to set a deadline on Wednesday for levying tariffs on another $325 billion of Chinese goods and called the relationship with Beijing good but "testy" after China walked back commitments for a trade deal.
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What the extradition law would mean for Hong Kong

What the extradition law would mean for Hong Kong

Scuffles broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Thursday as hundreds of people remained on the streets to protest a planned extradition law with mainland China, a day after police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at demonstrators. G
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