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China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

SUMMARY: BEIJING — China announced Saturday that it will limit oil exports to North Korea under U.N. sanctions over its nuclear and missile development, further reducing support from Pyongyang's last major trading partner, energy supplier and diplomatic ally.

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Ramsey County's Amazon HQ bid adds St. Paul riverfront parcels to ammo site

Ramsey County's Amazon HQ bid adds St. Paul riverfront parcels to ammo site

SUMMARY: Ramsey County is adding a downtown St. Paul riverfront site, which once included the county jail overlooking the Mississippi River, to its bid to win the competition for Amazon’s second headquarters.

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Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge – even when you're not home

Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge – even when you're not home

SUMMARY: Delivery workers who drop off Walmart groceries may soon also bring them into your kitchen and unload them into your refrigerator, even if you're not home.

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Don't underestimate the value of networking while you're on the job

Don't underestimate the value of networking while you're on the job

SUMMARY: Mackay's Moral: Working your way up is much easier if you're networking your way up.

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Mergers and acquisitions involving Minnesota companies

Mergers and acquisitions involving Minnesota companies

SUMMARY: BusinessChina announced Saturday that it will limit oil exports to North Korea under U.N. sanctions over its nuclear and missile development, further reducing support from Pyongyang's last major trading partner, energy supplier and diplomatic ally.

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Company news: University of Minnesota adds to government relations team

Company news: University of Minnesota adds to government relations team

SUMMARY: PersonnelU adds to government relations teamThe University of Minnesota announced that Genevieve Plumadore will join its government relations team.

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Wells Fargo hires new law firm to prepare CEO for Senate appearance

Wells Fargo hires new law firm to prepare CEO for Senate appearance

SUMMARY: Tim Sloan, CEO and President of Wells Fargo & Co., speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 1, 2017.

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Feds approve Minnesota program for lower premiums

Feds approve Minnesota program for lower premiums

SUMMARY: With the reinsurance program, Minnesota will use public money to help offset the cost of the individual market plans sold through MNsure and the broader individual market.

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ESPN viewers caught in middle of Disney-Altice cable fight

ESPN viewers caught in middle of Disney-Altice cable fight

SUMMARY: Disney is warning Altice cable customers that they might lose ESPN and other Disney channels at the end of the month.

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Facebook Messenger Crashing Instantly On iOS 11

Facebook Messenger Crashing Instantly On iOS 11

SUMMARY: Facebook Messenger appears to be crashing almost instantly for some iPhone owners.

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Puerto Rican Dam in Danger of Collapse

Puerto Rican Dam in Danger of Collapse

SUMMARY: A dam in northwest Puerto Rico is in serious danger of collapse and threatening to flood nearby communities that are home to tens of thousands of people, authorities said Friday.

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Here's Why SingleThread Is Worth The $1,500-A-Night Splurge

Here's Why SingleThread Is Worth The $1,500-A-Night Splurge

SUMMARY: Single ThreadAt SingleThread, arguably the most interesting hotel-slash-dining experience in America, the pencil tells you the story.

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Take Five: World markets themes for the week ahead

Take Five: World markets themes for the week ahead

SUMMARY: Russian bank shares, bonds: reut.rs/2jQ8ihh4/ FOR REALIt used to be that when the Federal Reserve raised rates, Asia’s emerging economies would follow.

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Government Agency Backs Import Protection for U.S. Solar-Panel Industry

Government Agency Backs Import Protection for U.S. Solar-Panel Industry

SUMMARY: The significance of the 4-0 vote by the U.S. International Trade Commission goes beyond the energy sector.

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Shorting volatility: Rising risks mean itchier trigger fingers

Shorting volatility: Rising risks mean itchier trigger fingers

SUMMARY: Assets under management for the top two short volatility products is at $2.8 billion and their exposure to volatility is at an all-time high, according to Barclays Capital.

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Iran Deal’s Fate Hovers Over Korea Crisis

Iran Deal’s Fate Hovers Over Korea Crisis

SUMMARY: UNITED NATIONS—The burgeoning crisis confronting the Trump administration in North Korea was compounded this week by another top foreign policy dilemma: the Iran nuclear agreement.

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BlackBerry Beats Apple

BlackBerry Beats Apple

SUMMARY: BlackBerry Vs Apple SharesCompany 6-months 5-years BlackBerry(BBRY) 37.38% 28.13%* Apple (AAPL) 9.40* 60.95 SPDR QQQ (QQQ) 11.31 110.68*doesn’t include dividends.

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Over 400,000 sign petition backing Uber in London

Over 400,000 sign petition backing Uber in London

SUMMARY: Hundreds of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for taxi-hailing app Uber to be allowed to continue in the capital.

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'Unfit' Uber stripped of London license, CEO tweets 'pls work w/us'

'Unfit' Uber stripped of London license, CEO tweets 'pls work w/us'

SUMMARY: Graphic: Uber stripped of London license - tmsnrt.rs/2jQOqKDIn a break with the startup’s usual combative tone, Uber’s new Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi asked London to please work with the ride service.

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iPhone X 'Good Or Evil' Choice, Hidden iPhone 7S, Disappointing iPhone 8 Reviews

iPhone X 'Good Or Evil' Choice, Hidden iPhone 7S, Disappointing iPhone 8 Reviews

SUMMARY: With the iPhone 7S now becoming the iPhone 8,all the news over the summer about the iPhone X (neé iPhone 8) becomes news about the iPhone 8 (neé iPhone 7S).

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