• Homeless man holds sign 'Hungry For Success,' hands out resume
Homeless man holds sign 'Hungry For Success,' hands out resume

Casarez grew up in the border town of Laredo, Texas , and found success after graduating from Texas A&M University with a bachelor's degree in management information systems, according to the report . While some find his story inspiring, others are critical of a work force that makes it hard for outsiders to break in. In another tweet, she wr...

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  • British voters want referendum on final Brexit deal — BREXIT
British voters want referendum on final Brexit deal — BREXIT

Of 1,653 adults asked whether there should be a second referendum on the the terms of the Brexit deal, 42 per cent said there should, while 40 per cent said there should not. The Independent continues its Final Say campaign for the electorate to have a vote on the final Brexit deal, and reports that more than 1.4 million young people would now...

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  • Harley-Davidson Bombshell Includes Adventure Bike
Harley-Davidson Bombshell Includes Adventure Bike

As part of the strategy, Harley-Davidson plans to offer its most comprehensive lineup of motorcycles, competing in numerous largest and fastest growing segments with a full portfolio of motorcycles across a broad spectrum of price points, power sources, displacements, riding styles and global markets.

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  • McDonald's unveils MacCoin to celebrate Big Mac's 50th anniversary
McDonald's unveils MacCoin to celebrate Big Mac's 50th anniversary

Customers will receive a MacCoin with the purchase of a Big Mac on Thursday, August 2. The early '00s specifically focuses on the technology that was at the forefront of the turn of the century. It didn't work. Delligatti tried a bigger sesame seed bun, and the burger soon lifted sales by more than 12 percent. The coin idea sprung from the ...

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  • Disney and Fox shareholders approve $71.3B merger
Disney and Fox shareholders approve $71.3B merger

The remainder of 21st Century Fox will be spun off into a separate company, dubbed New Fox , concentrating on news and sports. Variety reported that both shareholders of the studios have approved the buyout deal, standing at an impressive $71.3 billion.

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  • Tesla's latest product is a $1,500 surfboard, and it's already sold out
Tesla's latest product is a $1,500 surfboard, and it's already sold out

WTF?! Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been known to have the occasional odd product idea, and he seems intent on continuing that trend with the company's latest product: a $1,500 surfboard, which sold out mere hours after it launched. You could go surfing on a board that has the same label. According to the surfboard store page, the products feature "...

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  • Trump's trade policy seems to be working at cross purposes
Trump's trade policy seems to be working at cross purposes

USA soybean production has doubled since the mid-1990s and total exports have doubled since the mid-2000s. In an effort to rein in China's high technology industries that he charges have stolen intellectual property from American companies, Trump has ramped up threats of tariffs on $50 billion worth of imports from China to $450 billion after...

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  • 'Dirty Socks' Odor Makes Air Travelers Sick, Causes Flight to Divert
'Dirty Socks' Odor Makes Air Travelers Sick, Causes Flight to Divert

Lt. Jonathan Evans, spokesman for Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue, tells WBTW-TV of Myrtle Beach as many as 10 passengers complained of medical issues and that some were treated at a local hospital. Christian Sliker said to NBC Washington . Instead of making it all the way to its destination in Florida, the plane was diverted and landed at Myrtle Beach...

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  • Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg sued after stock crash
Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg sued after stock crash

The announcement tied in with growing concerns over its business model following controversy over their privacy policy and involvement in global news dissemination. Their median target price now sits at $219.30. But Facebook having fared well on the stock markets, most investors were not unduly bothered about Zuckerberg's leadership.

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  • Ryanair shares rise amid fleet reduction plans for Irish winter schedule
Ryanair shares rise amid fleet reduction plans for Irish winter schedule

The industrial action led to the cancellation of 16 flights, affecting 2,500 customers. "Ryanair's unnecessary decision to issue protective notice 300 of its staff today is reckless and unnecessary, and demonstrates management's unwillingness and/or inability to implement the airline's declared intention to agree working conditions with its sta...

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  • ITV's first-half boosted by World Cup and Love Island
ITV's first-half boosted by World Cup and Love Island

ITV's total advertising revenue rose 2 percent in its first half, with 48 percent growth from online. " ITV will be more than TV". Within the struggling retail market, advertising spend from the high street and supermarkets slumped.

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  • World's oldest person Chiyo Miyako dies at 117 in Japan
World's oldest person Chiyo Miyako dies at 117 in Japan

Miyako enjoyed calligraphy, which she had practised until recently, and loved eating sushi and eel, Guinness said. The previous person who held the title, Nabi Tajima , also a Japanase woman, was 117 when she died in April. And Japan has more people older than 65 than any other country in the world - a challenge for the economy as the birthrate ha...

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  • China Revokes Approval For New Facebook
China Revokes Approval For New Facebook "Innovation Hub"

The subsidiary has cost Facebook around $30 million and it's listed as a wholly owned by Facebook Hong Kong Limited in Hangzhou, according to a business filing seen by Reuters . -China trade tensions. US chipmaker Qualcomm Inc's proposed bid to buy NXP Semiconductors NV has also got stuck awaiting approval from Chinese regulators.

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  • Mexico and Canada stress NAFTA pledge after US president warning
Mexico and Canada stress NAFTA pledge after US president warning

Asked if Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland will join the talks soon, Guajardo said: "What I am expecting is that we have to engage with Canada, either two bilaterals, one trilateral, whatever we agree to". At a meeting between Canadian officials and their Mexican counterparts in Mexico City, the two countries also rejected the Trump a...

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  • Krispy Kreme selling a dozen doughnuts for $1 on Friday
Krispy Kreme selling a dozen doughnuts for $1 on Friday

Who doesn't want two dozen donuts for the price of one?! Krispy Kreme is offering customers to purchase a dozen doughnuts for $1 to celebrate the company's 81st birthday. 2. The company announced the special on Twitter with the help of Shaquille O'Neal. Insomnia Cookies was founded in 2003 by Seth Berkowitz, and since grown into a cha...

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  • Auto nations mull meeting without U.S. to discuss threat of tariffs
Auto nations mull meeting without U.S. to discuss threat of tariffs

Trump promised the U.S. would not impose tariffs on the import of European cars, something the United States had threatened to do in retaliation to taxes imposed on certain American goods entering Europe following Trump's decision to levy extra taxes on imported aluminium and steel.

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  • Backing off auto tariffs, U.S., Europe agree to more talks
Backing off auto tariffs, U.S., Europe agree to more talks

Trump and Juncker would have the European Union buying more liquefied natural gas and soybeans from the USA, and the two sides would begin a "dialogue to reduce differences on regulatory standards between the two economies", Mr. president to follow through on it. There are signs that the trade policies launched by Trump are causing the U.S. ...

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  • McDonald's employee slams woman who threw milkshake
McDonald's employee slams woman who threw milkshake

The fight was captured by Nevada resident Marie Dayag , who quickly posted the insane scene to social media platforms Facebook and Instagram . 'That's why your fat a** is behind the f***ing counter, ' Fontelar says, before throwing a single French fry across the restaurant.

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  • Saudi Oil Tankers Attacked in Red Sea, Oil Exports Halted
Saudi Oil Tankers Attacked in Red Sea, Oil Exports Halted

Brent crude rose 38 cents to $73.82 a barrel on Wednesday. Saudi Arabia ordered its oil tankers to stop sailing through the Bab al-Mandeb Strait, off the coast of Yemen , after two vessels were attacked by Iran-backed Houthi rebels. Saudi Arabia accuses regional arch-foe Iran of supplying missiles to the Houthis, something Tehran and the Houth...

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  • USA stocks little changed in early trading
USA stocks little changed in early trading

The market reacted forcefully on Thursday, wiping out US$120-billion from Facebook's market capitalization - the largest one-day drop in value on record. Also weighing down the Nasdaq were Align Technology Inc, which lost 4.4%, Electronic Arts, which dropped 2.4%, and Amazon.com, which was down 2.3%.

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