• Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, plunge in oil prices
Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, plunge in oil prices

Small-company stocks fell more than the rest of the market . The Federal Reserve reduced interest rates from 5.25 % to 0.25 % so as to encourage banks to lend cheaply to businesses and consumers and thus increase the money supply and business activity in the country.

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  • Here's everything Ubisoft revealed at its E3 2017 conference
Here's everything Ubisoft revealed at its E3 2017 conference

Adventure phases will allow players to explore the game's levels, while combat phases will include tactical, turn-based combat. We thought about ways of collaboration and then Rabbids came up - and that them collaborating with Mario might be a fun idea.

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  • Supreme Court to Attorney General: Surcharge corrupt officials
Supreme Court to Attorney General: Surcharge corrupt officials

The Searchlight states that looters of the state are in trouble as the Auditor General has been given the mandate to retrieve all looted state cash. Many a time, state officials are cited for misappropriation of funds in the Auditor General's report, but such persons walk free despite causing financial loss to the state.

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  • Twitter to get redesign as it seeks to boost user numbers
Twitter to get redesign as it seeks to boost user numbers

The company has outlined the key changes, which will change the look and feel of the service on every platform. Previously users had to refresh tweets to see updated metrics, so this feature is likely to appeal to those on the hunt for news stories and help people quickly identify when a tweet is of significance.

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  • Fed hikes rates third time in six months
Fed hikes rates third time in six months

President Donald Trump is being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice. Policy makers said the economy was strengthening and that they viewed recent softness in inflation as largely transitory.

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  • Argentine player faces sack after poking opponent with needle
Argentine player faces sack after poking opponent with needle

Federico Allende, who plays for Sport Club Pacifico in the Federal B championship, said his behaviour was inspired by former Argentine coach Carlos Bilardo, who was reputed to have meted out similar treatment to opponents in his playing days.

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  • Amazon Adds Power of Alexa to Dash Wand's Ease of Ordering Products
Amazon Adds Power of Alexa to Dash Wand's Ease of Ordering Products

Amazon is already the leading e-tailer for a diverse range of product categories, but one area it wants to dominate is groceries and Jeff Bezos is more than willing to launch new gadgets to achieve that dominance. The previous version was priced at $49.99 and allowed users to add anything on Amazon to their shopping cart but they had to check out...

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  • Brexit 'uncertainty' can't go on, says EU's Verhofstadt
Brexit 'uncertainty' can't go on, says EU's Verhofstadt

Sinn Fein's Stormont leader Michelle O'Neill, who will also take part in the meeting, said: "I will be making it very clear that any deal between the Tories and the DUP can not be allowed to undermine the Good Friday and subsequent agreements".

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  • Tower's management company received enforcement notices from fire brigade
Tower's management company received enforcement notices from fire brigade

The Guardian newspaper said Ibrham, 30, lived in the apartment with her husband and two small children. She said early Thursday that authorities had finally extinguished the last pockets of flame, and were trying to secure the edges of the building for a fingertip search.

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  • Singer Adele joins vigil for victims of London tower block inferno
Singer Adele joins vigil for victims of London tower block inferno

But London police commander Stuart Cundy told reporters he did not believe further survivors would be found in the building. Dany Cotton , the London Fire Commissioner revealed that around 300 firefighters over the last 24 hours worked to rescue people from the building.

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  • Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Tool OpenIV Shut Down by Lawsuit
Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Tool OpenIV Shut Down by Lawsuit

That's all set to end, however, as Take-Two, the publisher of GTA V , has finally declared mods for the game illegal. What's strangest about this news is that OpenIV is not a new tool. After discussing their options, the team behind the tool says they decided it was not worth their time to fight back. OpenIV , a super popular modding tool u...

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  • Granit Xhaka hoping Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez will remain at Arsenal
Granit Xhaka hoping Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez will remain at Arsenal

The Independent says Arsenal remain committed to convincing Sanchez to sign a new contract, although the chances of that happening appear unlikely following the club's failure to qualify for the Champions League. The Switzerland worldwide does believe Ozil will stay on the North London outfit next season. Tellingly, however, he sounded more ...

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10.5" iPad Pro teardown: "handsome on the inside, but hard to fix

Yet, this adhesive also prevents the Pro 10.5 from being the second truly recyclable iPad after the original Pro. It doesn't require additional sensors - only a super-fast GPU (which the iPhone will have) and intricate software support in iOS (which work Apple has already done for the iPad Pro).

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  • 10.5-inch iPad Pro confirmed to have 4GB of RAM
10.5-inch iPad Pro confirmed to have 4GB of RAM

The 12.9-inch iPad Pro is available in silver, space gray, and gold and starts at $799 for the 64GB Wi-Fi model and $929 for the 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular model. The most pertinent spec after the screen is the iPad Pro's battery life, the 10.5-inch iPad Pro can be used up to 10 hours, The Verge reported. It's slightly bigger than the 9.7-inch model...

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  • India to face Bangladesh in ICC Champions Trophy semifinal
India to face Bangladesh in ICC Champions Trophy semifinal

After a chat with the Tigers coach, Hussey was heading towards a walk when this reporter managed to get hold of him. For all those reasons, Bangladesh should be a far more confident side than the one brushed aside by India in the World Cup quarter-final.

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  • Huddersfield close in on Mooy
Huddersfield close in on Mooy

Mooy spent last season on loan with Huddersfield and was a key figure in their promotion-winning side, making 45 Championship appearances. Paul Hirst of The Times adds that City have included both sell-on and buy-back clauses in the deal.

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  • Seven highlights of Apple's new App Store and iOS 11
Seven highlights of Apple's new App Store and iOS 11

The company noted that "With the unveiling of Apple's ARKit , the studio was buzzing with excitement.our designers, developers and creative technologists eager to get their hands dirty and start experimenting with this new toolkit". A number of small changes have been done throughout the interface on iOS 11 . Moreover, interface for weather a...

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  • Reports say special counsel now examining possible obstruction by President Trump
Reports say special counsel now examining possible obstruction by President Trump

Sessions was eager to defend himself today but not so eager to exonerate the president , simply refusing to answer most of the questions that involved him. "Based on my evaluation, and for the reasons expressed by the Deputy Attorney General in the attached memorandum", Sessions said in a May 9 letter to Trump, "I have concluded that a fres...

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  • Injuries reported from shooting at Congressional baseball field in Washington DC suburb
Injuries reported from shooting at Congressional baseball field in Washington DC suburb

The popular and gregarious lawmaker is known for his love of baseball and handed out commemorative bats when he secured the job of House whip several years ago. Slater said he would only confirm that Hodgkinson had a rifle and a handgun. Donnelly said he won't be beefing up security. He dove into the dugout behind first base.

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  • IPad Pro 10.5 benchmark reveals 4GB RAM, impressive scores
IPad Pro 10.5 benchmark reveals 4GB RAM, impressive scores

If taking pictures with a tablet is your thing, this has the same 12-megapixel camera as the iPhone 7 and a 7-megapixel front facing camera. But what about professional apps? I noticed the occasional hiccups when I tried to quickly leap into another app, but it wasn't anything concerning.

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