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Monday, August 20, 2018
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - Officials have responded to a large junkyard fire impacting SEPTA and Amtrak lines.SEPTA's Trenton line and Amtrak's service through Philadelphia has been temporarily suspended.SEPTA's Chestnut Hill West line was previously suspended but has now resumed with residual delays.The fire started around 7...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets crept cautiously higher on Monday as investors awaited developments on proposed Sino-U.S. trade talks, while keeping a wary eye on the Chinese yuan and Turkish lira for any new signs of strain. FILE PHOTO: An investor looks at an electronic board showing...
SHENZHEN, China/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Larry Sloven arrived in southern China three decades ago, just as the region was taking off as the low-cost manufacturing center of the world. Since then, he has exported millions of dollars of goods, ranging from power tools to LED lights, to some of...
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey believes he has not been transparent enough about his goals for the company, even as it reviews its policies on disciplining users for violating the platform's rules. The leader of the social media giant said in an interview that aired on CNN Sunday that the...
(Reuters) - PIF, the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund that Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) CEO Elon Musk has said could help him fund an offer to take his electric car maker private, is in talks to invest in aspiring Tesla rival Lucid Motors Inc, people familiar with the matter...
Nelson Dellis has won the U.S. memory championship four times. He once memorized the sequence of a pack of cards in just over 40 seconds, and it took him just 15 minutes to master over 200 names. Considering how many people struggle with memory loss due to age and...
The hot summer might have brought us tans, parched grass and long days in the sun, but now we are paying for it - with billions of bed bugs. The hot weather is being blamed for shortening the reproductive cycle of cimex lectularius - the common bed bug,...
Netflix Confirms It Wants to Ruin Your Binge-Watching Experience By Testing Ads  VultureNo, Netflix are not about to introduce adverts  JOE.co.ukFull coverage 2018-08-19 16:56:00 Read more from source here...
All eyes on the latest Chinese tech play to report.  After soaring from early 2016 to mid-2017, Alibaba's (BABA) shares have mostly tread water over the past 12 months amid spending and macro worries. A sharp pullback and tepid second quarter results from rival Tencent (TCEHY)...
Government plans have been one of the growth drivers for the nation's largest insurer, UnitedHealth Group, which is up 19 percent year to date, and has seen shares gain nearly 1400 percent over the last nine years. United's health plan membership has grown from 32...

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