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The cause of her death was not immediately determined, but an autopsy is pending, The Associated Press reported . Her first film was "How Sweet It Is" with Debbie Reynolds in 1968. She had already lost her Californian house to foreclosure and was reportedly living on a dwindling sum of money from her lawsuit against CBS. Not all were so willing to help, however.
  • Suspect Charged In Walmart Stabbing

    Suspect Charged In Walmart Stabbing

    Economy

    He allegedly stabbed the woman under her left arm. WJON (http://bit.ly/2pLMMsI ) reports Walmart security contained the suspect in an area of the store. Cloud Hospital. Christian Anthony Robert De Beche is facing one count of 2nd degree aggravated assault. Police are still investigating what led up to the stabbing.
  • Wall Street climbs as earnings gather pace; AmEx boosts Dow

    Wall Street climbs as earnings gather pace; AmEx boosts Dow

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    A closely watched poll showed Centrist Emmanuel Macron hung on to his lead as favorite to win France's presidential election in a four-way race that is too close to call. "First-quarter earnings season for the S&P 500 , while admittedly still unfolding, appears to be positioning well for upside surprises that could deliver earnings growth of around 9%, in line with consensus expectations and perhaps even better than that", said John Stoltzfus, chief investment strategist at Oppenheimer.
  • N Korea warns against US 'hysteria' as it marks founder's birth

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    There have been other reports that suggest the USA may conduct a preemptive strike on North Korea before it can launch any sort of attack on the US or South Korea. "So that's why. It's not the (North Korea) but the US and Trump that makes trouble". Weapons analysts said they believed some of the missiles on display at the military parade were new types of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM).
  • Mattel, Inc. Earnings Miss Badly As Obsolete Inventory Weighs

    Economy

    Cypress Capital Ltd Liability Corporation (Wy) invested in 128 shares or 0% of the stock. It has been assigned a low target price of $29 and a high target price of $58. The first quarter is the lightest sales quarter for toy makers like Mattel , which generates a bulk of sales in the back half of the year especially as the industry gears up for the key holiday season.
  • Shanghai Auto Show: SUVs versus NEVs

    Economy

    However despite government subsidies for what are known as new energy vehicles (NEVs) they accounted for less than two percent of the 28 million vehicles sold a year ago. "In the next several years, out to 2020, we expect to launch at least 10 new energy vehicles into the marketplace", Matt Tsien, president of GM China said, via A.P.
  • France presidential elections: Polls open as first round of voting begins

    Economy

    The two top winners will face off in the final round on May 7. Feb 5, 2017 - Le Pen kicks off her election campaign with a pledge to protect voters against globalization and hold a referendum on European Union membership. Adding uncertainty to France's most unpredictable election in decades, pollsters say they might not be able to give precise estimates of the outcome at 1800 GMT (0400 AEST Monday) as usual, because small and medium-sized polling stations will be open one hour longer than in ...
  • Global finance leaders grapple with globalization fears

    Global finance leaders grapple with globalization fears

    Economy

    Aso said there was no guarantee a bilateral trade deal with Japan would be better for the U.S. The more countries that are involved, he said, the easier it is find ways to "balance the gains and losses". "Maybe a big postcard, but you can still stick it in the mail". But on Thursday, he ordered the Commerce Department to speed up an investigation into whether steel imports jeopardize USA national security - a move that could lead to tariffs on imported steel from countries such as Canada, ...
  • Utility says all power restored in San Francisco

    Utility says all power restored in San Francisco

    Economy

    PG&E will replace and upgrade the existing infrastructure to enhance electric reliability and increase capacity to meet future power needs. PG&E is working to restore power to the remaining 30,000 customers by 5 p.m.at the latest. The utility is investigating the cause of the equipment breakdown, she said. New patients were being rerouted to other fully operational hospitals in the city.
  • Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on ABC's 7.30

    Economy

    The current test consists of 20 multiple choice questions, with a score of 75% or higher required to pass. "I am still waiting to hear the finer detail about the announcement from Turnbull so as to fully understand the implications of this for the hospitality sector".
  • Georgia House race to high-stakes runoff as President Trump wades in

    Economy

    Meanwhile, Republicans point to the huge financial backing of Ossoff - and, as CNN noted , the narrow win of President Donald Trump in the district - as to why it should have been an easy victory for the Democratic candidate. "The progressive energy out there is palpable", he added. The seat was vacated when Trump named Tom Price as his health secretary. Since he defeated Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton previous year, Trump and the Republicans have had control of the ...
  • Thousands turn out for March for Science in US cities

    Economy

    Protests are scheduled in more than 600 cities worldwide to mark Earth Day on Saturday due to growing concern about US President Donald Trump's climate change scepticism and cuts to research funding. How will we innovate without facts and scientific observation?" David Johnson, 35, a doctoral student in London, said he was marching because he felt climate change was being sidelined by the U.S.