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Former Kirsten Gillibrand staffers want senator to quit presidential campaign

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It’s time for Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s sputtering presidential campaign to call it quits, a friend of hers and two former aides told The Post. “It would be best if she decided that this was not her time,” said one longtime Gillibrand fundraiser, who claimed the Democratic contender’s well-heeled supporters want her to remain in the Read More

6 clever ways to end robotext spam messages before it’s too late

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File photo. (REUTERS/Vivek Prakash) If you thought robocalls were annoying, get ready. Spammy text messages promising free gift cards, low credit card interest rates, debt relief services, or other scams are the next nuisance taking over our phones. The goal is the same, though: steal your money. While the phone carriers are slow to stop Read More

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in ‘Stand Your Ground’ case

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In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaughter charges after deliberating for six hours following a weeklong trial. The defendant, Michael Drejka, was accused of killing Markeis McGlockton in the parking lot of a convenience store in Clearwater on Read More

Moscow vows reciprocal response after US test of previously banned missile. Here’s what it could be

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Russia says it won’t sit idle after the US tested a missile that was banned by the INF. As a response, Moscow has an ace up its sleeves and it won’t need to enter into a Cold War-style arms race, military analysts have told RT. No longer bound by the milestone Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty Read More

For some, currency wars may not be fun or easy to win

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JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) – It’s a maxim for private investors: Don’t fight the Fed. FILE PHOTO: Currency signs for the Japanese yen, the euro and U.S. dollar on a board outside a currency exchange office at Narita International airport, near Tokyo, Japan, March 25, 2016. REUTERS/Yuya Shino/File Photo The lesson may apply to central Read More

Huawei says impact of U.S. trade restrictions less than feared

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People visit a newly opened Huawei store in Xian, Shaanxi province, China August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese smartphone maker Huawei Technologies said on Friday its business has been less impacted by U.S. trade restrictions than the company had initially feared and it is “fully prepared” to live and work with U.S. Read More

Schlumberger open-sources data ecosystem, contributing to industrywide data development

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8/23/2019 LONDON – Schlumberger announced that it will open-source its data ecosystem, and contribute to The Open Group Open Subsurface Data Universe™ (OSDU) Forum to accelerate the delivery of the OSDU Data Platform. Schlumberger’s data ecosystem is based on core components of the DELFI cognitive E&P environment. Oil and gas companies will be able to Read More

Grocery store featured in ‘Stranger Things’ has become a tourist attraction, sells more Eggos than ever before

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A box of Eggo Homestyle Waffles used as a prop in Netflix’s “Stranger Things” is displayed in Piggly Wiggly grocery store in Palmetto, Ga. (AP Photo/Andrea Smith) Soon after Netflix released “Stranger Things,” fans of all ages came into Bradley’s Big Buy grocery store in Palmetto, Ga., dressed like characters from the show, and wandered Read More

Bang & Olufsen would listen if approached by buyer: chairman

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COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Luxury TV and speaker maker Bang & Olufsen (BO.CO) would listen if approached by a buyer, chairman Ole Andersen told newspaper Borsen, following three earnings warnings this year. FILE PHOTO – The logo of consumer electronics company Bang & Olufsen is seen at a shop in Vienna, Austria, July 7, 2016. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Read More

Xiaomi banks on phone data for finance play in India

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JAKARTA/MUMBAI (Reuters) – China’s Xiaomi (1810.HK) is poised to launch a consumer lending business in India in the coming weeks, making an ambitious tilt at the booming financial services market where data privacy concerns and fierce competition present formidable challenges. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Xiaomi is seen outside the brand’s store in central Kiev, Read More