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At least 32 people have gotten sick and 13 have been hospitalized as a result of an outbreak believed to be connected to romaine lettuce, according to the FDA who announced the matter on Tuesday. The patients are between the ages of five and 93, and there are more females than males. "This advice includes all types or uses of romaine lettuce, such as whole heads of romaine, hearts of romaine, and bags and boxes of precut lettuce and salad mixes that contain romaine, including baby romaine, ...
  • Aston Martin's debut SUV gets unleashed for testing

    Aston Martin's debut SUV gets unleashed for testing

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    The first test is just the start of an extensive testing programme, and was held in Wales as a nod to Aston Martin's new St Athan production facility in the Vale of Glamorgan. Naturally that means working on the car's multi-terrain and towing capabilities to ensure it works in all scenarios. "We have already developed and tuned DBX in the driving simulator, which has enabled us to make excellent progress in advance of the first physical prototype cars being available", said Becker after ...
  • Oil prices collapse as OPEC sees production outpacing demand

    Oil prices collapse as OPEC sees production outpacing demand

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    The IEA left its forecast for global demand growth for 2018 and 2019 unchanged from last month, but cut its forecast for non-OECD demand growth, the engine of expansion in world consumption. It added: "Non-OPEC oil supply growth in 2018 is estimated at 2.31 mb/d, an upward revision of 0.09 mb/d from the previous month's assessment". The US has asked for production not to be cut.
  • Amazon selects New York City, Arlington, as HQ2 sites

    Amazon selects New York City, Arlington, as HQ2 sites

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    Virginia's memorandum with Amazon pledges a maximum of $295 million of state investment to pay for transportation projects in the area, including a pedestrian bridge to connect the neighborhoods to nearby Reagan National Airport, which is separated from Amazon's new home by a highway.
  • Alibaba Singles' Day sales hit $10 billion in first hour

    Alibaba Singles' Day sales hit $10 billion in first hour

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    The Alibaba Group surpassed last year's Singles' Day record with more than eight hours to go before the end of the 24-hour shopping festival, cementing its position as the world's biggest retail event and assuaging concerns that Chinese consumer sentiment is softening, Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post, which is owned by Alibaba , reported .
  • Boeing signals flight control system problem may have contributed to 737 crash

    Boeing signals flight control system problem may have contributed to 737 crash

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    Boeing has issued a safety message to pilots on how to handle erroneous data from a key sensor on its 737 MAX aircraft in the wake of last week's deadly Lion Air crash in Indonesia . According to reports , the initial investigation into the flight pattern of JT610 has suggested that the sensor was producing incorrect data which the flight computer processed to trigger further errors.
  • Trump says election will be seen as referendum on him

    Trump says election will be seen as referendum on him

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    It's an area that serves as a pretty good example of Republicans' problems in the Trump era with highly educated voters in suburban areas, especially women. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, House GOP Conference chair, and Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, who was swept in with the tea party wave in 2010. The O'Rourke-Cruz race is one of a half-dozen Senate contests that are being closely watched to determine control of the chamber.
  • Lowe’s closing underperforming stores

    Lowe’s closing underperforming stores

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    Three St. Louis area stores are among 20 Lowes Home Improvement stores that will be closing across the nation in coming months. The U.S. retailer acquired Rona Inc.in Canada in 2016 in a deal valued at $3.2 billion. The company expects the closures to impact its stock price, from 28 to 34 cents per diluted share. The company is already shuttering its Orchard Supply chain of 99 stores, leading to between $390 million and $475 million in write-downs.
  • USA monthly crude oil production sets new record

    USA monthly crude oil production sets new record

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    Goldman Sachs said it expects Iran's crude oil exports to fall to 1.15 million bpd by the end of the year, down from around 2.5 million bpd in mid-2018. China delivered disappointing PMI data, with its manufacturing sector in October expanding at its weakest pace in over two years. This matters for economies because when inflation rises without a corresponding increase in activity, it can push real GDP growth lower.
  • Rwanda improves eleven places in Doing Business

    Rwanda improves eleven places in Doing Business

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    The country is said to have made starting a business easier by reducing the time needed to obtain a business licence. The measures in the report released yesterday said Nigeria scored 52.89 higher than 51.52 which it scored in the 2017 report as it made improvements in ease of starting a business, getting electricity, trading across borders and enforcing contracts, ranking 146 out of 190 countries.
  • North American stocks end lower despite promising start to the trading day

    North American stocks end lower despite promising start to the trading day

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    Italy's FTSE MIB index rose 1.9% after Standard & Poor's did not downgrade its credit rating. Among industrials, Boeing sank 6.6% to $335.59. Wall Street was poised for an optimistic open. Vehicle companies rose after Bloomberg News reported that regulators in China intend to propose cutting the tax on imported cars to 5 percent from 10 percent.
  • ¡Comenzó Cyber Monday! Estas son las mejores ofertas

    ¡Comenzó Cyber Monday! Estas son las mejores ofertas

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    En la edición pasada el ticket promedio de compra fue de $ 3.288 y el descuento promedio se ubicó en torno al 27%, según verificó la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la Universidad de Buenos Aires. El combo de promociones acumulativas y pagos sin interés (con tasas de financiamiento bancario por encima del 100 por ciento anual) puede resultar atractivo.
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    Mejor la decisión de millones a la de uno solo: López Obrador

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    Para participar en la consulta , el ciudadano tenía que mostrar su credencial de elector para ya después emitir su voto en una urna dónde depositaban el voto en una boleta. "Si vamos por la opción uno, con el NAIM (que se construye en Texcoco ), la base aérea no puede funcionar en Santa Lucía porque ahí sí hay una interferencia en las trayectorias de los vuelos por la orientación de las pistas", reconoció Jiménez Espriú.
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    Descartan que precio de gasolina Premium suba por retiro de estímulo

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    La Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público (SHCP ) retirará a partir de mañana el estímulo fiscal a la gasolina tipo Premium , el cual se aplica al impuesto especial sobre producción y servicios ( IEPS ). El litro de la gasolina Premium está a 3.88 pesos por litro, el aumento podría ser de centavos que, al final sería de pesos según la cantidad que se requiera.
  • El susto del príncipe Harry y Meghan Markle en pleno vuelo

    El susto del príncipe Harry y Meghan Markle en pleno vuelo

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    La pareja real viajaba desde Tonga hasta Australia en el momento en que el capitán del vuelo de Qantas, Nigel Rosser , volvió a subir cuando estaba a punto de aterrizar la nave porque había otra nave en la pista. El diseñador O'Neill reveló cómo fue diseñar y confeccionar el vestido blanco de Markle , el cual dio inicio a la gira por Oceanía del matrimonio real.
  • Stocks tumble on weak results at Amazon, Alphabet

    Stocks tumble on weak results at Amazon, Alphabet

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    Heading into the print, Stifel analyst Scott Devitt has raised his near- and long-term revenue estimates for Amazon's retail, advertising, and AWS businesses and modestly increased his margin forecasts. The company's shares fell by as much as 10pc in late trading. Alphabet gained 5.8 percent this year before Thursday and traded at 24 times expected earnings over the next year.
  • Samsung fined $5.7 million for slowing down phones, Apple style

    Samsung fined $5.7 million for slowing down phones, Apple style

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    The antitrust authority said that OS updates 'caused serious malfunctions and significantly reduced their performance, in this way speeding up their replacement with more recent products'. Both firms must publish a declaration on their Italian websites telling consumers of the authority's decision. According to the AGCM, the Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 update was too demanding for the Galaxy Note 4 .