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Sheriff in Robert Kraft prostitution case expects video will be eventually released to the public

22 min 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
"Once a case is over, it's not an ongoing investigation," Martin County Sheriff William Snyder told CNBC. "There has to be a specific reason not to release a public record. And the fact that there is sexual activity is not an exemption"
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Comcast has a new streaming box for cord cutters that you can get for $5 per month

32 min 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
A new Comcast device will allow its broadband-only customers to watch streaming video without an outside connected device.
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Apple shares surge to 4-month high, as stock chart points to growing investor confidence

34 min 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Apple's stock rose more than 3 percent on Thursday, putting the stock on pace for its ninth positive day in the past 10 days of trading.
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A key recession indicator just did something that hasn't happened in 12 years

43 min 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's assertion this week that the U.S. economy remains strong is facing a stern test from the bond market.
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MillerCoors sues Anheuser-Busch for controversial Bud Light Super Bowl ad

44 min 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
MillerCoors filed a lawsuit Thursday against Anheuser-Busch InBev, claiming that its rival's Bud Light ad shown during the Super Bowl is false advertising meant to deceive customers.
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More floodwaters rising in storm-ravaged US Midwest

51 min 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Midwest states downstream were set on Thursday for a relentless surge of the Missouri River.
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Levi's CEO says athleisure was a 'throwdown' moment, as it looks to boost jeans sales to women

52 min 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Following a stronger-than-expected initial public offering, Levi Strauss's CEO Chip Bergh is only expecting the beloved denim retailer to grow.
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Stock market's fourth-quarter crash and comeback draws comparisons on Wall Street to '87, '95

1 hour 1 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Right now, Wall Street is spending a lot of time debating what year from the past looks most like 2019 – and what that means for the market outlook.
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Russia moves 20 hypersonic missiles to testing site, signaling another milestone for the weapon

1 hour 1 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Nearly 20 Russian missiles that the U.S. is currently unable to defend against were recently moved to a military testing site, according to people who have direct knowledge of American intelligence reports.
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This was fitness star Kayla Itsines' sentimental first splurge

1 hour 4 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
"You give back."
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Dwayne Johnson just dropped his latest Under Armour ad campaign for Project Rock

1 hour 8 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Dwayne Johnson's "Bend Boundaries" collection launched Thursday with a series of videos showing Johnson working out in his gym.
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This is the simple trick Bill Gates uses to remember what he reads

1 hour 13 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The billionaire co-founder of Microsoft reveals how he learns from books most effectively.
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Suze Orman: If you get a tax refund, you're 'making one of the biggest mistakes out there'

1 hour 22 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
That refund check may seem exciting, says Orman, but it's actually a red flag.
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Supreme Court case unites business, labor and immigration groups — but some see conservative attack

1 hour 30 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The case involves a Marine veteran who is demanding that the Department of Veterans Affairs provide him with retroactive disability payments for post-traumatic stress disorder he developed while serving in brutal battles in Vietnam.
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If you invested $1,000 in General Motors in 2012, here's how much you would have now

1 hour 34 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The automaker "delivered a strong year of earnings in a highly volatile environment in 2018," says CEO Mary Barra.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Levi Strauss, Biogen, Micron & more

1 hour 47 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Names on the move ahead of the open.
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers become the first NFL team to hire two full-time female coaches

1 hour 56 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
"Sometimes, all you need is the right organization to offer up the opportunity."
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Trump ally Roger Stone's legal fund hits $100,000 goal — and another crowdfunding page is coming

2 hours 5 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Stone's recent gag order in his case lodged by Mueller "inspired a steady rain of support," former Trump political advisor Michael Caputo said.
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Restaurant Brands CEO: Burger King's $5 coffee subscription will help it win the breakfast wars

2 hours 9 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
For Burger King, its new $5 monthly coffee subscription is a way to get customers into their stores in the morning to check out their other breakfast offerings, Restaurant Brands CEO Jose Cil said.
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Facebook employees had access to millions of user passwords

2 hours 23 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The passwords of up to 600 million users dating back to 2012 were stored as plain text on Facebook servers.
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Levi Strauss shares open at $22.22 in IPO, as jean giant makes return to the public market

2 hours 53 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Blue jeans giant Levi Strauss & Co began trading on the New York Stock Exchange at $22.22 a share, after having priced its initial public offering at $17 a share the night prior.
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Tesla is suing former employees and self-driving startup Zoox for allegedly taking secrets

3 hours 9 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The electric car maker says former employees stole proprietary Tesla documents useful to their new employer Zoox, and used company information to try to poach other Tesla employees.
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GOP focuses on Green New Deal as it plots to retake California House seats

3 hours 9 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Republicans are already plotting to retake some of the California congressional seats they lost in 2018 to the Democrats, and one of the issues they're talking a lot about is the Green New Deal.
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Rite Aid shareholders approve reverse stock split

3 hours 17 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Rite Aid shareholders have approved the company's reverse stock split, the company announced Thursday, a move aimed at keeping the drugstore chain's shares trading on New York Stock Exchange.
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Trump wants China to raise its offer to buy US goods, sources say

3 hours 18 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
U.S. officials seeking a China trade deal are focused on long-term changes to that nation's economy. But President Trump wants to reduce the trade deficit and wants China to purchase more goods, according to two people briefed on discussions.
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T-Mobile just announced how it will use wireless networks to take on the cable industry

3 hours 22 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
T-Mobile is piloting a home web service that will provide 4G LTE braodband to homes, a step toward using 5G to offer internet everywhere.
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Pinterest hires Walmart CTO ahead of IPO

3 hours 24 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
An IPO and subsequent public disclosures would open the company and its underlying tech up to heightened scrutiny.
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Oil price forecast: frothy with high likelihood of Trump tweet storm

3 hours 42 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Rising oil prices at the start of 2018 prompted Trump to unleash a Twitter barrage against OPEC. History looks poised to repeat itself.
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Cramer: Powell fixed his 'rookie mistake' and is now on the right path with rates

3 hours 54 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
"It's not easy to start. You make your rookie mistakes, you come back. He's a great guy," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
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San Francisco could ban Amazon's cashier-free stores

4 hours 2 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
New Jersey and Philadelphia recently signed into law bills that ban stores that do not accept cash, citing issues of discrimination.
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Crashed jets reportedly lacked key safety features because Boeing charged extra for them

4 hours 16 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Boeing jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia lacked two safety features in their cockpits because the company charged extra to install them.
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The winner of Warren Buffett's March Madness office pool could get $1 million a year for life

4 hours 55 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
If no one wins the ultimate bracket challenge, there's also a guaranteed $100,000 prize.
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Apple is on a hardware-launching bonanza ahead of its big TV announcement

4 hours 55 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Apple has launched three new hardware products ahead of a big launch focused on its TV service.
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Cadillac banks on SUVs, electric vehicles to revive brand as sales languish

5 hours 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Sales of utility vehicles of all kinds that are dominating the American are critical to the automaker's long promised "renaissance," Cadillac President Steve Carlisle said in an interview.
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2020 hopeful Beto O'Rourke says he'd rather see Big Tech regulated than broken up

5 hours 1 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The comments appear to run slightly counter to Sen. Elizabeth Warren's proposal to dismantle some of Silicon Valley's giants.
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Powerball jackpot jumps to $625 million. Here's the tax bite if you win

5 hours 3 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Uncle Sam would shave tens of millions of dollars off the windfall before it even reaches the winner.
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Facebook explains why its A.I. didn't detect the New Zealand mosque shooting video

5 hours 6 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Facebook said its artificial intelligence requires a large amount of content to learn patterns that would help it detect harmful content.
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Here are the biggest analyst calls of the day: Biogen, Apple, Micron, & more

5 hours 7 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on Thursday
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US is losing nuclear energy export race to China, Russia. Here's the Trump plan to change that

5 hours 18 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The Trump administration is preparing a new push to help U.S. companies build the next generation of nuclear power plants overseas.
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More Americans are using a trick that can help you save money for retirement—there's just 1 catch

5 hours 30 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
"It's kind of like this retirement loophole trick," says one CFP.
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US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected

5 hours 30 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The jobless claims report pointed to still strong labor market conditions, though the pace of job growth has slowed after last year's robust gains.
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Mortgage rates just tanked – and they could go even lower

5 hours 30 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The move in mortgage rates followed Fed Chairman Jerome Powell's announcement that the central bank would end the so-called run-off of bonds from its balance sheet sooner than most expected. That caused the yield on the 10-year Treasury to tumble.
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Guess shares tumble on earnings shortfall as Levi Strauss IPO looms

5 hours 31 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Shares of clothing company Guess tanked nearly 14 percent in the premarket Thursday after reporting earnings that missed analyst expectations.
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IPOs are red hot, doubling the return of the market, as Levi Strauss kicks off wave of offerings

5 hours 33 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
After months of waiting, the 2019 IPO pipeline will finally open on Thursday with Levi Strauss. It is a perfect moment for the long-stalled IPO market.
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Ford names former Snap, Amazon exec Tim Stone as financial chief

5 hours 36 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Current CFO Bob Shanks is retiring at the end of the year, as had been widely expected.
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Biogen, Boeing, Walmart, Apple, Clorox & more

5 hours 47 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Names on the move ahead of the open.
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Fiat is struggling in the US. Is the Italian brand ready to pull the plug on America, again?

6 hours 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
After pulling out of the American market in the early 1990s due to poor sales, Fiat staged a comeback in 2011. Despite grand expectations, a number of analysts are questioning the flagship brand's long-term viability in the U.S.
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Climate change is taking a toll on the $20 billion ski industry — here's how resorts are adjusting

6 hours 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Snow sport seasons are getting shorter, due to warmer temperatures. That is already having a distinguishable financial impact on residential and resort properties that profit from snow.
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Boeing confirms changes to the 737 MAX's software and training

6 hours 16 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is now investigating the plane's original certification process.
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Biogen shares plunge more than 25% after ending trial for Alzheimer's drug Aducanumab

6 hours 18 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
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As financials flail, one banking stock could be about to break out

6 hours 29 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Financials are in a funk. There is one name in the group that is setting up for a breakout, though, according to Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com.
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Needham upgrades Apple to strong buy, sees 20% rally in the next year

6 hours 29 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
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Shares of Olive Garden parent Darden jump after earnings, revenue beat

6 hours 29 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Darden Restaurants, Olive Garden's parent company, reported earnings Thursday before the bell.
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The new iPad Mini is compact but incredibly powerful, and fans will love it

7 hours 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
CNBC's Todd Haselton reviews the long-awaited Apple iPad Mini, a powerful but compact tablet that fans of the more compact form factor will love.
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This 19-year-old is paying her way through college by naming over 677,000 Chinese babies

7 hours 46 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Beau Jessup has made a name for herself in China with her lucrative baby naming service.
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GOP senators defend McCain after Trump complains he didn't get a 'thank you' for his funeral

8 hours 2 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
President Donald Trump aimed new blasts of invective at the late John McCain, even claiming credit for the senator's moving Washington funeral and complaining he was never properly thanked.
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EU leaders to decide whether to give UK Brexit extension

8 hours 22 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
European leaders are meeting on Thursday to decide whether to grant the U.K. an extension to its Brexit departure due on March 29.
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Stocks have room to run — but the global economy must pick up first, says JP Morgan

9 hours 7 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
J.P. Morgan says there's still room for a global run-up in equities — but "the most important thing" is whether the world economy responds to efforts to spur its growth.
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10-year Treasury yield falls to 14-month low, signaling possible trouble with economy

9 hours 44 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The 10-year Treasury yield returned to its lowest level since January 2018 after the Fed hinted it won't need to hike rates again this year.
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Russian hackers are targeting European governments ahead of May election, report says

9 hours 58 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
The findings are likely to fuel worries over the possibility that Russia may influence upcoming EU elections.
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Analysts say investors should avoid shares of a $36-billion, widely used Chinese tech firm

10 hours 35 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Analysts are urging investors to stay away from shares of Chinese tech firm Meituan Dianping, with the company's stock in the doldrums since it listed last September.
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Dow set to drop more than 100 points on economic worries, Biogen shares plummet

10 hours 49 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
U.S. stock index futures were lower on Thursday morning, as investors are still digesting the Fed's latest comments.
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Trump can't have strong US economy and low interest rates at the same time, says ex-Fed governor

11 hours 8 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
U.S. President Donald Trump has on several occasions hit out at the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates, claiming that such an action was harmful to the U.S. economy.
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First-quarter one of the worst in recent years despite the pick up in global equities, UBS' Ermotti says

11 hours 25 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Despite the rally in global equity markets, revenues in the first-quarter of 2019 was one of the worst in recent years, CEO of Swiss-bank UBS told CNBC.
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US allies defy Trump administration's plea to ban Huawei from 5G networks

11 hours 35 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Countries including Germany and Thailand have not banned Huawei from their 5G networks despite the U.S. government urging allies to do so.
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South Korean semiconductor stocks surge on the back of Micron earnings

12 hours 53 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Shares of semiconductors companies in South Korea soared during Thursday's trading session after earnings results from Micron.
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Crash tests slam some popular pickup trucks

13 hours 57 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
New crash tests show pickups with some of the oldest designs could struggle to protect passengers riding in the front seat.
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New Zealand to ban all assault arms, 'military-style semi-automatic weapons' immediately

15 hours 30 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says New Zealand is immediately banning assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques.
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Bingo enthusiast who won $70 on 'Deal or No Deal' says he learned a valuable lesson

16 hours 43 sec ago - [CET/Central European Time]
"I call this a lucky game that went wrong," says contestant Tony Oriente.
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This millennial chef makes a living cooking up Michelin-style meals from his apartment

16 hours 33 min ago - [CET/Central European Time]
Chris Kong has cooked for celebrities such as Guy Savoy, Daniel Humm and, reportedly, Beyonce. But, last year, the 32-year-old quit the glitz and glamour of Michelin-starred kitchens for his own.
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