Barack Obama Records Robocall For Doug Jones In Alabama Senate Race

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Barack Obama Records Robocall For Doug Jones In Alabama Senate Race

WASHINGTON ― Former President Barack Obama has jumped into the highly anticipated Alabama Senate race, recording a robocall to rally support and voter turnout for Democratic candidate Doug Jones, on the eve of Tuesday’s special election.

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The write stuff: Life lessons from author James Patterson

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The write stuff: Life lessons from author James Patterson
NEW YORK (Reuters) – (The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.)

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Vanguard looks to blockchain for index data

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Vanguard looks to blockchain for index data
BOSTON (Reuters) – Vanguard Group Inc is moving to use blockchain to simplify how it updates index data underlying mutual funds, executives said on Monday, an important sign of confidence for the new…

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The Second Coming, brought to you by — who else? Donald Trump

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The Second Coming, brought to you by — who else? Donald Trump

In recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Donald Trump excited evangelical Christians and many orthodox Jews, who see it as laying the groundwork to rebuild the Holy Temple and a precursor to the Second Coming of Christ.

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Timeline: How Paul Manafort Got Caught Up In The Russia Investigation

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Timeline: How Paul Manafort Got Caught Up In The Russia Investigation

How did the ex-Trump campaign manager get indicted in Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation? It’s a study in how political power can translate into money, and how that money moves around the world.


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Business : NPR

Apple Buys Song-Recognition App Shazam

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Apple Buys Song-Recognition App Shazam

Tech giant Apple is buying Shazam, an app that can identify songs playing near a user’s phone. Apple Inc. issued a statement describing Shazam as “natural fit” with its services.


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Business : NPR

Mall owner Westfield sold for nearly $16 billion

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Mall owner Westfield sold for nearly $16 billion
Dozens of malls in the U.S. are changing hands as part of a mega real estate takeover.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

China's gaming craze fuels an e-sports boom

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China's gaming craze fuels an e-sports boom
Video games have hit a new level of phenomenon in China, where playing, watching and even going to school for gaming is expected to clock in more than $27 billion in sales this year. Reuters Pei Li takes a look at how some of China’s biggest companies are trying to cash in.

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Consumers who froze credit reports could hit hurdles with Obamacare

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Consumers who froze credit reports could hit hurdles with Obamacare
Some Americans who froze their credit reports following the big data breach this year at the credit-rating firm Equifax may be in for a surprise if they try to purchase insurance on the Affordable Care Act’s marketplaces. That freeze could trigger a delay in the application process.
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Pipeline trouble; Climate summit; Fed meets

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Pipeline trouble; Climate summit; Fed meets
1. Energy trouble: Oil prices jumped Tuesday after a key pipeline in Europe was closed because of a leak.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com