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Celebrated annually on the first Friday of the month, the holiday's origin can be traced back to Salvation Army workers who volunteered to help injured USA troops during World War 1. Entenmann's Bakery is running a "Win Free Donuts for a Year" contest. If you're in New York City, Entenmann's has fantastic festivities from 7 a.m.to 1 p.m.at Yankee Stadium, Times Square and at the Hard Rock Cafes on Time Square.
  • Jackson to play pre-Game 3 concert in Nashville

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    That triggered roars and chants of "We want the Cup!" from fans at PPG Paints Arena. "It's fun. We're excited". But it was something that Evgeni Malkin reportedly said to the Nashville Predators defenceman that sparked a late-game fight.
  • $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

    $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

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    Standing Rock Sioux chairman Dave Archambault II told CNN , "Now that the Dakota Access Pipeline is fully operational, we find it more urgent than ever that the courts and administration address the risks posed to the drinking water of millions of American citizens".
  • Senate to hear from Comey; Dems raise Sessions questions

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    Comey's associates have said Comey told them that Trump asked him at a January dinner to pledge his loyalty to the president and, at an Oval Office meeting weeks later, asked Comey to consider ending an FBI investigation into Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn .
  • The dollar drops after the jobs report whiffs

    The dollar drops after the jobs report whiffs

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    Following the latest data, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's closely-watched GDP Now forecast model showed on Thursday that the US economy is expected to grow at a 4.0 percent annualized pace in the second quarter. The labor market is near full employment, with the jobless rate at a 10-year low of 4.4 percent. Brent crude tumbled below $50 and headed for a second week of losses on worries Trump's decision to abandon a climate pact could spur USA crude drilling and worsen a global glut.
  • Diamond-encrusted purse sells for record $380000 at auction

    Diamond-encrusted purse sells for record $380000 at auction

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    It has 18-karat gold buckles with strap loops encrusted with 205 diamonds, according to Hollywood Reporter . When news of the bag came up, Christie's spokesperson Gigi Ho estimated that it would sell for between 1.5 and 2 million Hong Kong dollars (which is about $193,000-258,000).
  • U.S. employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent

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    The jobs report was the last major economic indicator to be released before Federal Reserve monetary policymakers gather in Washington on June 13 to decide whether to raise their key short-term interest rate . Cooler hiring may partly reflect the challenge of finding skilled and experienced workers amid a tightening job market. Pantheon Macroeconomics' chief economist, Ian Shepherdson, observed that "employers are still able to find the people they want, though surveys and anecdotal ...
  • Questions about Russia chase Trump during first Israel visit

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    Trump's visit was more than mere words, as he also signed a joint arms agreement between the US and Saudi Arabia worth nearly $110 billion. The Iranian minister maintained that Donald Trump should stop making baseless allegations of terrorism against other countries.
  • Donald Trump and the glowing orb: What's really going on

    Donald Trump and the glowing orb: What's really going on

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    Donald Trump delivered a powerful and well-received speech to the U.S. -Arab-Islamic summit in Riyadh on Sunday, in which he called for the Islamic world to commit itself to the fight to end "Islamic extremism". "People that want to protect life, and protect their religion-this is a battle between good and evil", he said. " I think Islam hates us ", Trump said during a CNN interview in March 2016.
  • Broadcom Ltd (AVGO) Earnings, Outlook Beat View As Margins Improve

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    Microchip Technology Incorporated is engaged in developing, manufacturing and selling specialized semiconductor products used by its clients for a range of embedded control applications. Quantitative Invest Mgmt Ltd Com reported 72,300 shares or 0.32% of all its holdings. Broadcom Limited is a designer, developer and global supplier of a range of semiconductor devices with a focus on digital and mixed signal complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS)-based devices and analog III-V ...
  • Are These Tweets From Khloé Kardashian About Stylist Monica Rose?

    Are These Tweets From Khloé Kardashian About Stylist Monica Rose?

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    The grass is cut low. Within a few days, the Lord was seen with several women to rouse the mother of her children. Uh oh, it seems that there's a snake slithering around in Khloe Kardashian's life. During an appearance on Watch What Happens Live on Sunday, May 28, Kim Kardashian chose to stay mum on the matter. Kim remained vague and said she personally wanted to switch up her look when she met Kanye , but otherwise everyone should "ask Khloé".