• Venture capital association slams Trump Administration's delay of the International Entrepreneur Rule
Venture capital association slams Trump Administration's delay of the International Entrepreneur Rule

Leading figures in the technology industry had lobbied strongly for the visa program as a way for immigrants to come to the U.S.to start companies, contribute to the economy and create more jobs. Applicants would have had to prove they had raised at least some money toward building a business and were actively working on the company. "Big mistake.

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  • Amazon Plans To Send People To Set Up Your 'Smart Home'
Amazon Plans To Send People To Set Up Your 'Smart Home'

So far, Amazon's service is focused on helping customers set up a smart home, the report said . Last month, the e-commerce giant wreaked havoc on rival grocery stores when it announced a $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods, immediately confronting dozens of companies with the prospect of having to compete with food-delivery servic...

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  • Contaminated blood scandal: Theresa May orders inquiry
Contaminated blood scandal: Theresa May orders inquiry

Now, a spokesperson for Prime Minister Theresa May has said the new inquiry will establish the causes of the "appalling injustice", the BBC reported. An emergency debate had been on the cards for later on Tuesday which was granted by the speaker to Diana Johnson, a Labour MP who has campaigned on the tainted blood issue in the past.

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  • Abercrombie shares drop after calling off talks to sell
Abercrombie shares drop after calling off talks to sell

Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE:ANF) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 25th. Abercrombie & Fitch Co (ANF) tumbled 20.6% or $2.50 to $9.66 after the specialty retailer said that it terminated discussions about a potential merger deal.

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  • Charlie Gard's parents granted second chance
Charlie Gard's parents granted second chance

They have asked the country's High Court to hear new evidence in the case of the terminally ill baby . But the judge insisted there had to be "new and powerful" evidence to reverse earlier rulings that barred Charlie from travelling overseas for treatment and authorised London's Great Ormond Street Hospital to take him off life support.

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  • Gig workers in need turn to Twitter
Gig workers in need turn to Twitter

The review acknowledges that, while platform-based working (typically based on technology platforms where consumers hire people's services, such as Uber) can be a way to work flexibly for many people, dependent contractors can fall victim to "one-sided flexibility", hence the need for additional protection.

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  • Basking in Baahubali's success, Prabhas all set for follow-up, Saaho
Basking in Baahubali's success, Prabhas all set for follow-up, Saaho

Actor Prabhas is best known for playing the titular character in S S Rajamouli's Baahubali series of films, the first of which clocked two years on Monday. Right from the time Anushka Shetty gained weight for "Size Zero", she is struggling to get back into shape. However, as the actress had failed to reduce her weight down to fit the bill of the ...

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  • Xi, Trump Discuss Ties, Hot-spot Issues on G20 Sidelines
Xi, Trump Discuss Ties, Hot-spot Issues on G20 Sidelines

Xi said China is firmly committed to denuclearizing the peninsula, safeguarding peace and stability on the peninsula, and solving the issue through dialogue and consultation. Analysts said the test showed the missile could reach much of the U.S. state of Alaska. "Trade between China and North Korea grew nearly 40% in the first quarter".

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  • Yellow jersey update after Stage 9
Yellow jersey update after Stage 9

I stayed conscious the whole time. Porte then suffered a serious-looking crash and was taken from the road in a neck brace, as a precaution, as the riders completed the final descent off the Mont du Chat to the finish line in Chambery. Italian Fabio Aru replaced Thomas in second place going into Monday's first rest day. The 31-year-old Thom...

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  • The SARB Will Not Back Down Against The Public Protector
The SARB Will Not Back Down Against The Public Protector

EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi in a statement late on Monday night said his party was calling on the public protector to do the right thing and vacate her position. She will also pay legal costs, excluding those of Absa. In her media statement on Monday‚ Mkhwebane said she would not oppose their court action‚ but gave her reasons for suggestin...

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  • Med Beat: Donors sought to build blood supplies
Med Beat: Donors sought to build blood supplies

Patients in need tomorrow are relying on blood donors today to make sure blood is available for both critical and ongoing needs. United Blood Services Central Coast is calling the Central Coast region to step up once again due to their signification donations in the past compared to the rest of the US.

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  • Berkshire's Warren Buffett Donates $3.17 Billion In Shares
Berkshire's Warren Buffett Donates $3.17 Billion In Shares

But the ill-starred deal was struck at the beginning of the credit crisis, and the mountain of debt required to finance the transaction became a millstone around the company's neck. and Allie Beth Allman & Associates. Oncor did not immediately comment on Elliott's letter , while Berkshire was not immediately available for comment.

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  • Trump keeps it friendly with Xi at G20 on North Korea threat
Trump keeps it friendly with Xi at G20 on North Korea threat

The one thing that (Trump) also says, which drives the media insane, but it's an absolute fact, is that others have as well. "China is right now united with the global community to seriously honor UN resolutions, and we hope we eventually may find a solution to these problems", Sen.

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  • First Mission: Impossible 6 Image Reunites the Team
First Mission: Impossible 6 Image Reunites the Team

So far it's had five incarnations since its beginning in 1996 - and sealed Tom Cruise's reputation as the ultimate action hero. In addition to Cruise's return as the now-mythical Ethan Hunt, Mission: Impossible 6 features the return of fellow agents played by Simon Pegg , Ving Rhames , Rebecca Ferguson , Sean Harris , Michelle Monagha...

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  • Snortable Chocolate May Soon Be Under FDA Scrutiny
Snortable Chocolate May Soon Be Under FDA Scrutiny

Its website claims the product, made from raw cacao beans, will "give you a steady rush of euphoric energy ". " I can't think of a single parent who thinks it is a good idea for their children to be snorting over-the-counter stimulants up their noses , " Schumer blasted, New York Post reported.

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  • Here's How Sleep Loss Can Affect Alzheimer's
Here's How Sleep Loss Can Affect Alzheimer's

Holtzman, MD, the Andrew B. and Gretchen P. Jones Professor, head of the Department of Neurology and the study's senior author. The sounds usually didn't wake the people up but kept them from getting any slow-wave sleep. However, those who had slept poorly in the week leading up to the experiment did have an increase in tau levels. Drugs such as ...

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  • Turns out, having goal in life could help you to sleep better
Turns out, having goal in life could help you to sleep better

Researchers said that even though the participants in this study were elderly people, with an average age of 79, the application of the findings to a broader public is possible. More than half of the participants were African-American, and 77 percent were female. Sleep disturbances and disorders have been associated with higher rates of mental an...

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  • Mo Farah's forced to defend himself again in wake of hackers' leak
Mo Farah's forced to defend himself again in wake of hackers' leak

But he continues to be followed by a cloud of suspicion because of his association with Alberto Salazar, his American coach who is under investigation by the US Anti-Doping Agency. 'Not at all, ' he said. My life is not as easy as people think, it is hard work. I wish you guys (the media) would understand a little more and write down the facts.

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  • James Corden and Wife Julia Expecting Baby No. 3
James Corden and Wife Julia Expecting Baby No. 3

The Cordons are already parents to six-year-old Max and two-year-old Carey. A spokesperson for the TV presenter and former Gavin and Stacey actor confirmed the happy news of the pregnancy to PEOPLE magazine , adding that the new arrival will join the family in December - although the pair have not yet revealed whether they're having a boy o...

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  • Which of Sky's new sports channels will BT TV customers get?
Which of Sky's new sports channels will BT TV customers get?

From 18 July, Now TV customers - alongside regular Sky and other paid TV customers with Sky Sports packages - will be able to get the all-new Sky Sports channels as part of Now TV Sky Sports Passes . Sky's Managing Director Barney Francis said the decision to introduce dedicated channels for some of the most popular sports represents "a new way ...

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