Category: Finance

One Year Later and Pokémon GO Is Still Chugging Along, In Spite of Itself

One Year Later and Pokémon GO Is Still Chugging Along, In Spite of Itself

Today plans for one of the most requested Pokémon GO features since the game was launched a little over a year ago, the ability to find Legendary Pokémon , was finally revealed. In two days, players in Grant Park in …

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Renegotiating NAFTA — in 15 easy steps

Renegotiating NAFTA — in 15 easy steps

NAFTA explained

President Trump is one step closer to getting a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico.

But he has many, many more steps to go.

Trump’s trade team published a list of objectives Monday that outline the administration’s …

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Cody Bellinger becomes first Dodgers rookie to hit for the cycle in 7-1 win over Marlins

Cody Bellinger becomes first Dodgers rookie to hit for the cycle in 7-1 win over Marlins

To hit for the cycle — a single-game compendium of a single, double, triple and home run — a baseball player requires a diversity of skills. Enough brawn to go deep. Enough agility to sprint 270 feet safely into third. …

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Judge Throws Out Conviction Of Woman Who Laughed At Jeff Sessions

Judge Throws Out Conviction Of Woman Who Laughed At Jeff Sessions

Instead of sentencing a woman to jail time for laughing during Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing, a D.C. judge threw out the woman’s conviction and called for a new trial.

Desiree Fairooz says her laughter during the attorney general’s confirmation hearing …

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Former Anheuser-Busch CEO arrested for allegedly trying to fly a helicopter while intoxicated

Former Anheuser-Busch CEO arrested for allegedly trying to fly a helicopter while intoxicated

Cam Wiggs captured the helicopter landing in the parking lot outside his Swansea, Illinois office on Monday.

The scion of the Busch beer dynasty spent Monday night in police custody.

Former Anheuser-Busch CEO August Busch IV was arrested in Swansea, …

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Graft probe of Pakistan PM finds wealth ‘disparity’

Graft probe of Pakistan PM finds wealth ‘disparity’

ISLAMABAD (AP) — An official investigation into corruption allegations against Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family has found a "significant disparity" between their declared wealth and known sources of income.

Sharif, who has previously denied allegations of abusing …

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Mosul: US commander says Iraq must stop Islamic State 2.0

Mosul: US commander says Iraq must stop Islamic State 2.0

Lt Gen Stephen Townsend is the commander of the US-led operation against IS

The senior US commander in Iraq has warned that the war against the so-called Islamic State (IS) is not over, despite a "historic" victory in Mosul.

Lt …

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One killed, 8 injured at gender reveal party

One killed, 8 injured at gender reveal party

A 22-year-old woman was found dead at the scene of a home invasion near Cincinnati where two gunmen opened fire, wounding eight people, including three children and a pregnant woman who had revealed the gender of her fetus at a …

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Republicans increasingly uncertain of a legislative victory before August

Republicans increasingly uncertain of a legislative victory before August

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks to reporters after a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a highway project . (Austin Anthony/AP)

The Republican Congress returns to Capitol Hill this week increasingly uncertain that a major legislative victory is achievable in the three weeks …

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U.S. Prosecutors Ask Judge to Silence Shkreli During Trial

U.S. Prosecutors Ask Judge to Silence Shkreli During Trial

NEW YORK — Federal prosecutors on Monday asked a U.S. judge for a gag order muzzling former drug company executive Martin Shkreli, on trial for securities fraud charges, arguing that his statements to media could taint the jury and disrupt …

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