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Markets U.S. wholesale prices up 0.4%
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The news comes as the Federal Reserve is poised to raise interest rates later on Wednesday, the third rate hike of the year, and gives ammunition to those anxious about the dangers of inflation. November saw price gains in areas including food, light motor trucks and airfares. The core CPI is seen rising 0.2% for a second straight month. However, the central bank is expected to boost a key interest rate for a third time this year at its meeting this week.

Markets Beau Tristan Thompson changed my life, says Khloe Kardashian
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The addition of Khloe to this picture means the only Kardashian sister not to make an appearance yet is Kylie, 20, who is also believed to be heavily pregnant. She shared the photo via her Instagram page on Monday and wrote: 'The day I met you, my life changed. American television personality, socialite and model Khloe Kardashian said that her life has been changed after she met her boyfriend and basketball player Tristan Thompson .

Markets Target Buying Grocery Delivery Service Shipt
Author: 0 Target Buying Grocery Delivery Service Shipt

The retailer has been working with Instacart for a number of years for grocery delivery in certain markets. Recode noted that it's unclear how much Target will charge for same-day delivery; its customers will need to create an account on Shipt to get the service.

Markets Uber Accidentally Charged a Passenger $14000 for a 21-Minute Ride
Author: 0 Uber Accidentally Charged a Passenger $14000 for a 21-Minute Ride

According to reports in NDTV , Uber said in a statement to Slate that the customer had been given a full refund . But his pal, Emily Kannard, slammed the breaks on that, by calling the company out on Twitter. That's when Uber reversed their position and agreed it was an error. Prices on Uber and Lyft rides also skyrocketed, and both companies have now said they will offer refunds to some passengers in the wake of immediate criticism.

Markets Mobile Jumps Into the TV Business, Will Challenge Cable
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At the moment, T-Mobile isn't revealing much about what its TV service will be like, but the company did say that its LTE network will be at the heart of its mobile video plans. The terms of the deal between T-Mobile and Layer3 TV were not disclosed nor was the expected content lineup for the mobile carrier's new service.

Markets 'Ram Setu' Between India And Sri Lanka Is Man-Made, Shows Science Channel
Author: 0 'Ram Setu' Between India And Sri Lanka Is Man-Made, Shows Science Channel

This Discovery Mainly puts its focus behind the Hindu mythological text in Ramayana that Shows that Lord Ram built the Ram Setu Bridge to travel to Sri Lanka. "It came to our knowledge that Ram Setu is man-made and the stones are thousand years old.we welcome this revelation". As per Hindu mythology, it was built by the army of Rama that he used to reach Sri Lanka and rescue his wife Sita from Ravana.

Markets Toshiba, Western Digital make peace on sale of chip unit
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Western Digital acquired SanDisk in May 2016 and with it, SanDisk's half of the Toshiba-SanDisk partnerships to develop and manufacture NAND flash memory. Western Digital had been unable to keep pace in the bidding war for the spun-off Toshiba Memory Corporation (TMC) and sought to use whatever leverage they had to strengthen their position as one of the few major NAND manufacturers.

Markets Centre extends December deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts
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The government had announced a series of deadlines for linking the biometric Aadhaar identification card with various services, including phone numbers, bank accounts, PAN cards, and other services provided by the government. 60, by such date as may be notified by the Central Government". About 115 crore people have Aadhaar cards. The announcement comes a day ahead of the Supreme Court deciding to hear a bunch of petitions challenging Centre's move to make Aadhaar mandatory for government ...

Markets Litecoin doubles in price to $317, isn't slowing down at all
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Litecoin offers a competitive advantage in this sector and better stability over Bitcoin. Litecoin has more than doubled to $322.80 since December 10, before the bitcoin derivatives started trading, while ether is up 43 percent to $630.70, according to CoinmarketCap .

Markets Romanian employers Q1 2018 hiring intentions hit 9-year high - Manpower
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Employers in most sectors of the economy see hiring plans weakening in the first quarter of next year, compared to the current quarter, according to an employment prospects survey conducted by ManpowerGroup . "Employers will need to work hard to attract and develop people with the skills they need to remain competitive". "With a low unemployment rate and a strong outlook, the labour market is rapidly approaching the point at which the war for talent will see wages pressure return to the ...

Markets Sri Lanka win toss, opt to field in 2nd ODI
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Suranga Lakmal and the rest of the Sri Lankan pacers, who had blown away Indian batsmen, will once again look to do the same. After the toss , stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma said that he too would have opted to bowl first, had he won the toss .

Markets Facebook caves under pressure from governments to change tax structure
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Facebook announced plans to change the way it sells advertising and to start booking revenues locally, where the sale takes place, rather than at its global headquarters in Ireland. The company, however, was criticized for not paying enough tax after its British revenues quadrupled, to £842 million, over the same period. In the USA, the company is locked in a battle with the Internal Revenue Service that may cost it more than $5 billion, plus interest and penalties, related to global ...

Markets Elizabeth Warren Says Trump Is Guilty Of 'Slut' Shaming
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The senator also said that if Sen. Of the women, 13 say Trump attacked them directly and two others say they witnessed behavior that made them uncomfortable. Trump did not explain what he meant by "do anything" for campaign contributions (or how Gillibrand might have been "USED" by Bill and Hillary Clinton).

Markets Here is the SEC Order that Halted Munchee ICO
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He also signalled that the SEC is watching crypto-cash closely, saying that "just as the SEC has a sharp focus on how USA dollar, euro and Japanese yen transactions affect our securities markets, we have the same interests and responsibilities with respect to cryptocurrencies".

Author: 0 United Kingdom inflation accelerates at fastest rate since 2012

These three factors are expected to have added 1.04 percent, 0.73 percent and 0.20 percent, respectively to the year-on-year rise in the headline rate, noted ANZ in a research report. Inflation rose to 3.1% in November, the highest in almost six years, as the squeeze on households continued. "Given how dominant services are in the economy, this could feed through to inflation overall", said Lucy O'Carroll at Aberdeen Standard.

Markets The FCC and FTC announce partnership to watch the internet burn
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Internet founders including Tim Berners-Lee and Vint Cerf are among the 21 people who signed Monday's letter , which calls on Congress to cancel the upcoming net neutrality vote. NY attorney general Eric Schneiderman recently called the FCC to put off the vote due to these fake comments, claiming that over 1 million Americans had their identities falsely used on the forum.

Markets Woman threatens to 'kill everybody on this plane'
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According to the Sacramento Bee , the drama started when Curbelo went into the airplane's bathroom and tampered with the smoke detector so she could smoke a cigarette. The average flight time from Portland International Airport to Sacramento International Airport is 1 hour and 23 minutes, according to Flight Sphere .

Markets Site C dam moving forward
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Horgan is expected to make an announcement on his government's decision at 11:30 a.m.in Victoria. He said the NDP's decision could change B.C.'s political landscape as NDP voters who may feel betrayed move away from the party. "I would suggest a recall campaign in Nelson-Creston would be in order if Site C is approved on her watch as energy minister", Weaver wrote, posting a phone number for Mungall's constituency office to lodge protests.

Markets Heroic run to the finish line at 2017 BMW Dallas Marathon
Author: 0 Heroic run to the finish line at 2017 BMW Dallas Marathon

Self was treated after finishing the race. Self fell down several times in the final minutes, and Ariana helped her along to the finish line. Marathon staff immediately helped Self into a wheelchair after her win, but she was upbeat. The second-place finisher, Caitlin Keen, told the newspaper that she wasn't going to complain about the results . Chandler Self, a Texas A&M graduate, won the women's title in an unofficial time of 2:53:58.