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Little cheer for Beaujolais Nouveau as U.S. tariffs guzzle profits

3 minutes ago   |   National Post

LYON - Beaujolais Nouveau wine lovers made merry as this year's first bottles were uncorked, but producers faced the sobering truth of a dip in margins due to new tariffs...
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LIVE IMPEACHMENT UPDATES: National Security official Fiona Hill demolishes Trump's 2016 conspiracy theory - suggests he should face the music

3 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

Fiona Hill came ready to rumble on Capitol Hill. The plainspoken National Security official blasted Republicans for floating the 2016 conspiracy theory that Ukraine - not...
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The Problem Is Bigger Than WeWork. Why Wall Street Realized Unicorns Aren't so Magical

11 minutes ago   |   Time

When the ride-sharing app Lyft rang the opening bell at its IPO in March, pink confetti rained down on the trading floor, a reference to the company's current pink logo more...
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Whistle-blowing Is an American Tradition-And a Bad Sign for Our Democracy

11 minutes ago   |   Time

Whistle-blowing has long been a vital weapon against public and private wrongdoing in America. Just as FBI whistle-blower Mark Felt called out Richard Nixon's systemic...
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Daimler brings SUV to luxury Maybach brand's portfolio

13 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Daimler plans to sell luxury Maybach brand's first sport-utility vehicle, its China chief executive, Hubertus Troska, said on Thursday, joining other luxury brands that offer...
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Key witnesses will cap intense week in impeachment inquiry

31 minutes ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON- House impeachment investigators will hear on Thursday from two key witnesses who grew alarmed by how President Donald Trump and others in his orbit were conducting...
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Colombia set for largest national strike in years

31 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Riot police and soldiers have been deployed and border crossings are closed to prevent foreigners from joining anti-government protests.
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United States ready to work with new Lebanese govt, President Aoun tweets

35 minutes ago   |   National Post

BEIRUT - The United States is ready to work with a new Lebanese government that responds to the needs of its people, President Donald Trump said in a cable to Lebanese...
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China Threatens 'Profound Disaster' for Taiwan After Vice Presidential Candidate's Pro-Independence Comments

41 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Beijing considers the island nation to be a part of China and has long vowed to bring it under the control of the Communist Party.
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Ming-Chi Kuo takes a deeper dive into Apple's rumored 2020 5G iPhones

Ming-Chi Kuo takes a deeper dive into Apple's rumored 2020 5G iPhones

47 minutes ago   |   iMore

5G used across the range of Apple's new iPhone models will increase LCP demand. What you need to know Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that new 5G iPhones will account for 15-20% of...
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Impeachment hearings continue with 2 more witnesses after Sondland testimony

Impeachment hearings continue with 2 more witnesses after Sondland testimony

Laura Cooper, a deputy assistant secretary of defense, and David Hale, a State Department official are testifying Wednesday evening. Read more ...

Charles Schwab eyes purchase of TD Ameritrade: reports

Charles Schwab eyes purchase of TD Ameritrade: reports

Charles Schwab is in talks to buy TD Ameritrade - a blockbuster brokerage deal that could be announced as early as Thursday, reports said. Schwab, headquartered in San... Read more ...

AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

Ten Democrats seeking the presidency battled it out Wednesday night in a debate just over two months before the primary voting begins. Read more ...

With Leonard and George playing, Clippers edge Celtics in OT

With Leonard and George playing, Clippers edge Celtics in OT

LOS ANGELES - Lou Williams scored 27 points, Kawhi Leonard and Paul George combined for 42 points in their first game together for the Clippers, and Los Angeles rallied to edge... Read more ...

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

The screenwriter of the film said that when someone suggested Julia Roberts could not play the role, the executive responded, "It was so long ago. No one is going to know the... Read more ...

Colts vs. Texans odds, prediction, betting trends for 'Thursday Night Football'

Colts vs. Texans odds, prediction, betting trends for 'Thursday Night Football'

Here's everything to know about betting on Colts vs. Texans in Week 12, including updated odds, trends and our expert's prediction for "Thursday Night Football." Read more ...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an investigation into the Bidens would benefit Trump

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney won applause during Wednesday's impeachment hearing for a line of questioning that led to US Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland saying that a... Read more ...

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Mayor Pete Buttigieg tops Iowa presidential caucus polls, and now he'll face the scrutiny that comes with his climb as Democrats gather for their fifth 2020 primary debate. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein victims are pressuring Prince Andrew to give evidence to the...

Jeffrey Epstein victims are pressuring Prince Andrew to give evidence to the FBI after his pledge to help investigate his former friend

Lawyers representing the alleged victims of Jeffrey Epstein spoke out urging Prince Andrew to offer information to law enforcement in the US about any evidence he may have... Read more ...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted 'nothing' from Ukraine

President Donald Trump is insisting that he wanted "nothing'' from Ukraine and declared that impeachment hearings should be brought to an end. Read more ...