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The US-based firm's announcement comes less than 24 hours after rival Flipkart announced raising a whopping $1-billion funding, the largest in the e-commerce space in India.
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A recent study suggests that most elementary age students are okay with eating the healthier school lunches required by the USDA.
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Cherie Sharkey, left, weeps for her son Michael Sharkey who died in his used 2006 Chevy Cobalt in Dresden, NY, as she walks with Laura Christian, of Harwood, Md., birth mother of Amber Marie Rose, the first reported victim of the General Motors safety defect, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, to represent their children at a ... (more)
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Thomson Reuters Corp on Wednesday reported a higher-than-expected profit on a 1 percent rise in revenue on growth in its Legal and Tax & Accounting divisions.
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* A June 30 debt interest payment made by Argentina in defiance of a U.S. court ruling is still held in the Buenos Aires account of trustee agent Bank of New York Mellon, a source at the Central Bank of the Republic of Argentina told Reuters on Tuesday.
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Paramount Pictures film studio apologized on Wednesday for a poster for its upcoming film "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", showing the four characters jumping down from an exploding skyscraper underscored with a Sept.
Argentina President Cristina Fernandez has long refused to negotiate with the plaintiffs led by New York billionaire Paul Singer's NML Capital Ltd. Argentina's economy minister emerged from daylong negotiations aimed at preventing a default Tuesday to say both sides had finally spoken for the first time, a development that raised hopes that a deal ... (more)
JULY 24: New York City mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during a ceremony to receive honorary citizenship during a visit to his grandmother's town on July 24, 2014 in Grassano, Italy.
U.S employment growth likely retained enough momentum in July to help buoy the economy for the rest of the year.
The long-anticipated merger of Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc is not expected to occur before September, with the companies continuing due diligence and preparing a detailed case for a deal before U.S. regulators, according to people familiar with the matter.
U.S. single-family home prices fell unexpectedly in May, declining for the first time in more than two years in the latest signal of the wobbly state of the housing market.
A woman walks past armed pro-Russian separatists in Shakhtarsk, Ukraine, earlier this week.
Factory owner Norberto Garcia was poised to launch a series of new toys this year after grafting hard for the past decade to rebuild his business following Argentina's 2001-2002 economic crash and debt default.
Galaxy K Zoom or the Nokia Lumia 1020, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in A woman takes pictures with Nokia's new smartphone, the Lumia 1020 with a 41-megapixel camera, after its unveiling in New York in this July 11, 2013 file photo.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has praised Indian automobile giant 'Tata' for creating thousands of jobs in the United States.
Don't test the NYPD . They know their grilling, BBQ and kebab rules down cold. And if you stray from the hard-line, be prepared to go under the chokehold - even if you're seven months pregnant.
Charles Mozdir, a suspect wanted on child molestation charges filed in San Diego, California is shown in this Coronado Police Department photo released on July 28, 2014.
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