• Uber has found a buyer for its failed auto leasing business

    Uber has found a buyer for its failed auto leasing business

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    The Journal didn't know how much Fair may have spent to acquire Uber's leasing unit. The ride-hailing company's sale of its Xchange Leasing for an undisclosed sum brings to a close efforts by Uber to attract drivers who otherwise lack options for having an auto, according to The Wall Street Journal , which cited people familiar with the matter.
  • Pak media slams India for firing day after Jadhav meet

    Pak media slams India for firing day after Jadhav meet

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    Pakistan's public relations (PR) pitch coming ahead of the top United Nations court, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) begins to hear India's appeal against Jadhav's death sentence took new heights, when its Foreign Office not only made meeting of mother Avanti and wife Chetana with a death-row prisoner a media spectacle, but also used the occasion to release his second video and a medical report showing him healthy and fit.
  • City under an extreme cold weather warning

    City under an extreme cold weather warning

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    Overnight lows this week are are expected in the -30 C range and daytime highs are expected to be in the -20 C range. "Extreme cold puts everyone at risk", a statement from Environment Canada says. Much of the provinces of Alberta, Manitoba and the entirety of Saskatchewan province are also subject to the warnings, the frigid temperatures are expected to continue through the end of the week.
  • Four found dead in basement apartment in Troy, NY

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    Identifying information about the people also wasn't revealed. Police reportedly have not confirmed an estimated time of death. Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove also visited the crime scene on Tuesday. "Things are unfolding right now", he said. Daniel DeWolf told the Albany Times Union that the building's property manager was among those found in the residence, but no other details about the victims have been released.
  • Messi played Clasico at walking pace

    Messi played Clasico at walking pace

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    The win on Saturday (23 December) also saw La Blaugrana extend their lead over current champions Madrid to 14 points, having played an additional league game, and nine points over second-place Atletico Madrid. "I know tomorrow I'm going to be hammered for this but I'm here to make decisions and I have no regrets", Zidane said. Jazz batted brilliantly and achieved the required target in 19.1 overs for the loss of 6 wickets.
  • Jaguars Notebook: Marrone '100 percent all-in' to winning at Tennessee

    Jaguars Notebook: Marrone '100 percent all-in' to winning at Tennessee

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    Fans should ensure they have downloaded the correct app and logged in ahead of the game", the Jaguars noted in an email. "Make no mistake about it so there's not a lot of talk about it during the week: We're going to play to win and we're going to do everything possible to win this game, period", Marrone said during a conference call.
  • US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin 'gifted' a pile of manure for Christmas

    US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin 'gifted' a pile of manure for Christmas

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    Strong was first identified as the fecal benefactor by Al.com early Monday. "Mrs Mnuchin and Trump, we're returning the "gift" of the Christmas Tax bill". "PS - Kiss Donald for me". Strong told AL.com that he chose to go through with the idea to raise awareness to the American people that "Republicans have done nothing for the American worker".
  • Cuomo is allowing New Yorkers to prepay their property taxes

    Cuomo is allowing New Yorkers to prepay their property taxes

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    Even before Gov. Andrew Cuomo stepped in, people in Jefferson County wanted to know if they could get their property tax bills early and pay what they already owe. It amazes me how many "well to do" people don't realize they are vilifying themselves by who they support politically. It's not clear what deductions the IRS will accept.
  • GST collections decline to Rs80,808 crore in November

    GST collections decline to Rs80,808 crore in November

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    At this stage, this gross GST collection level is lower than the November 2017 (up to November 27) collection level of ₹83,346 crore. As it is, the rate cut on over 200 items along with reduction in the tax rate for all restaurants, barring those in luxury hotels, to 5 per cent (without any input tax credit) is expected to cost the exchequer around Rs 20,000 crore, an official said.
  • Three More Countries to Move Embassies to Jerusalem

    Three More Countries to Move Embassies to Jerusalem

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    While Israel's deputy foreign minister did not name which nations could make the declaration, countries like Honduras, Romania, the Philippines, and the Czech Republic could be on board after they either voted against or abstained from the U.N.
  • Shelly Simonds to legally challenge tie results in 94th District race

    Shelly Simonds to legally challenge tie results in 94th District race

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    Simonds is also asking the court to reverse course and declare her the victor, and has sent a separate letter to the State Board of Elections asking to delay the random drawing scheduled for Wednesday morning. The court reopens Wednesday at 8 a.m., according to a recorded phone message in the clerk's office. Simonds argues that the ballot in question - in which a voter filled out bubbles for both Yancey and Simonds then put a slash mark through the Simonds bubble - should have been tossed ...
  • Analysts Expect Stericycle Inc (SRCL) to Announce $1.14 EPS

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    The stock increased 0.60% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $68.72. First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund (FIF) has risen 11.19% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. First Quadrant Lp Ca reported 5,800 shares. Arizona State Retirement Sys holds 0.02% or 21,190 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department reported 23,201 shares.
  • Court extends detention for Palestinian teenager who confronted soldiers

    Court extends detention for Palestinian teenager who confronted soldiers

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    An Israeli court on Monday extended the custody of three Palestinian women detained after a viral video of an alleged assault on Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank, the police said. Tamimi's case has received local and global attention because of the girl's young age and because she had stood up and faced armed Israeli occupation forces at a very young age.
  • FDx Advisors Inc. Increases Stake in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

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    Minerva Advisors Llc who had been investing in Chase Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.15B market cap company. About 463,366 shares traded. BMO Capital Markets has "Market Perform" rating and $128 target. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 6 of analysts who cover United Parcel Service, Inc.
  • Trump's Kwanzaa Statement Leaves Out Obama-Era Praise For African-American Values

    Trump's Kwanzaa Statement Leaves Out Obama-Era Praise For African-American Values

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    On Tuesday, President Donald Trump released a statement commemorating Kwanzaa , the seasonal holiday celebrated by many African-Americans that begins on December 26 and runs through New Year's Day. President Donald Trump on Tuesday officially wished the nation a "happy Kwanzaa " to mark the beginning of the holiday. In 2011, Trump criticized then-President Obama, claiming he was downplaying Christmas.