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Global Media England Hawks Wrong Calls for a Rate Hike
Author: 0 England Hawks Wrong Calls for a Rate Hike

Other recent economic data has been mixed with figures from the British Bankers' Association earlier this week painting a more subdued picture of consumer and home loans. The BoE's chief economist also lent his support to a rate hike; in an interview to the BBC, Andy Haldane said it was time to take a serious look at interest rates.

Global Media U.S. woman charged after giving birth to 11-year-old's baby
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Mowry gave birth later in 2014, and her sexual relationship with the victim continued until he was 14, police say. The victim was 11. Mowry, of Port Richey , was 22 years old and and the victim was 11. Mowry initially blamed the 11-year-old boy for the first time they had sexual intercourse together, saying she had a cold then and was on a combination of Amoxicillin and Benadryl.

Global Media Brazil markets down after Temer charged with corruption
Author: 0 Brazil markets down after Temer charged with corruption

Brazil's President Michel Temer disqualified the complaint presented against him by the chief federal prosecutor Rodrigo Janot, arguing that it lacks concrete evidence. Temer is likely to muster the necessary votes - just over one-third - in Brazil's chamber of deputies to block a trial , said Cleber Verde, head of the PRB party in the lower house.

Global Media New Jersey May Have Upper Hand In Supreme Court On Sports Betting
Author: 0 New Jersey May Have Upper Hand In Supreme Court On Sports Betting

Last year, a federal appeals court ruled the 2014 New Jersey statute that permits sports betting at casinos and racetracks in the state violated a 1992 federal law prohibiting such wagering activities in all U.S. But the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the four major professional sports leagues - Major League Baseball , National Football League , National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League - have sued to stop them, even as some of the leagues have ...

Global Media EU slaps Google with record $2.7bn fine
Author: 0 EU slaps Google with record $2.7bn fine

Giving Google Shopping priority in Google search results over other price comparison services is "illegal" the Commission said , and has given it 90 days to "end the conduct" or face further penalties. It wasn't just about making its product better than its rivals. The name of the service was later changed to Google Product Search in 2008 and Google Shopping in 2013.

Global Media FedEx delivery unit hit by worldwide cyberattack
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Trading in FedEx shares was halted for almost an hour Wednesday ahead of the announcement, although operations of the parent company and other units were not impacted. The stock was halted for less than an hour before FedEx's announcement. The ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia's biggest oil company, Ukraine's worldwide airport, global shipping firm A.P.

Author: 0 Ex-Trump Campaign Manager Paul Manafort Registers as Foreign Agent

Manafort's filing makes him the second member of Trump's inner circle to retroactively register as a foreign agent. Manafort and a former associate in his consulting business, Richard Gates, who also worked for the Trump campaign, disclosed their lobbying campaign on behalf of Ukraine's Party of Regions in an 87-page document which described the gross receipts the firm received and some details of efforts undertaken to influence US policy toward Ukraine.

Global Media So sad. Ten Commandments monument destroyed one day after it was erected
Author: 0 So sad. Ten Commandments monument destroyed one day after it was erected

According to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, an apparently disturbed man named #Michael Tate Reed rammed the monument with his vehicle and destroyed it, yelling, " Freedom! ". There's "no one religion" that the government should represent, the man said. Around 5 a.m. on Wednesday, Reed drove his auto straight into the statue, while shouting, "Oh my goodness, Freedom! ".

Global Media Donald Trump's freaky tax swipe at Amazon
Author: 0 Donald Trump's freaky tax swipe at Amazon

It could be the president meant sales tax. He was accusing Bezos of using his ownership of the Washington Post to protect Amazon from taxes. Was the president right to say Amazon doesn't collect "internet taxes?" In an incendiary message today, the tweeter-in-chief smashed both the paper and Amazon following a series of scathing anti-Trump articles.

Global Media Baby Driver: Learning to care about people in cars
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But once its tires grip pavement, Baby Driver becomes a full-throttle ballet of motion, color, and sound. Baby is beholden to a crime boss, Doc ( Kevin Spacey ), who uses him as the wheel man for various heist crews ( Jamie Foxx , Jon Hamm and Jon Bernthal are among the hoods).

Global Media Monsanto Herbicide Causes Cancer, California EPA Says
Author: 0 Monsanto Herbicide Causes Cancer, California EPA Says

The California EPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment said it will add glyphosate to its state-wide list created under the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 , or Proposition 65 , which mandates the state government maintain a list of naturally occurring or synthetic chemicals known to cause cancer or birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Global Media Antalya Open: India's Ramkumar Ramanathan records biggest win in his singles career
Author: 0 Antalya Open: India's Ramkumar Ramanathan records biggest win in his singles career

The Indian had caught the attention of the tennis world two days ago when he sent the top seed and World No. 8 Dominic Thiem packing from the tournament in the second round with a shocking scoreline of 6-3, 6-2. "I worked really hard for this win", he said after his win. Play the Road to Wimbledon challenge and answer all the questions with just a single swipe! Courts are fast.

Global Media Alibaba Ups Lazada Stake to 83%, Cites Confidence in SE Asia
Author: 0 Alibaba Ups Lazada Stake to 83%, Cites Confidence in SE Asia

Lazada would continue to operate under the same brand following this investment. The latest deal values Lazada at US$3.15 billion, with Alibaba purchasing the shares of certain Lazada shareholders, according to the Chinese company. It claims to have more than 100,000 local and worldwide sellers, 2500 brands serve the 560 million consumers in the region on its platform. Perhaps a good way to see Alibaba's widening reach within Southeast Asia is to take it as just another step that Jack Ma ...

Global Media Vanderbilt football players shot in Target parking lot
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Tae Daley and Frank Coppet are now recovering from injuries sustained in the incident , which took place in a Target parking lot on Monday evening. The other party then opened fire from a Buick with both a pistol and a shotgun, wounding Daley and Coppet. Vanderbilt University released a statement on the incident , which said, "Our foremost concern is the well being of our students, but it appears their injuries are not life-threatening".

Global Media Ruling on religion welcomed
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The ruling came after the Organisasie vir Godsdienste-Onderrig en Demokrasie (Organisation for Religious Education and Democracy, Ogod) brought an application to restrain six schools from partaking in 71 instances of conduct with a religious theme, some identified with Christianity.