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A coroner hasn't reached a conclusion about the cause of death for a 22-year-old American college student who died in Cincinnati less than a week after he was released from North Korea in a coma. Robertson also said foreigners detained in North Korea are not given better or special treatment, challenging some popularly held claims past detainees were handled benignly by North Korean standards.
  • Sigh of relief for GOP on health care — Georgia race

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    With the Russian Federation investigations still in full swing and an attempt to repeal Obamacare in the Senate imminent, there remains plenty to concern President Donald Trump . Republicans immediately crowed over winning a seat that Democrats spent 30 million dollars (£23 million) trying to flip. After Ossoff's loss, freshman House Democrat Ro Khanna of California used the occasion to call for opinion writers to replace party leadership, which would be like watching fans coach the team.
  • PARIS: Leahy unsurprised by lessors' big share of order activity

    PARIS: Leahy unsurprised by lessors' big share of order activity

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    Gerry Laderman, United senior vice president, said the MAX 10 had "the best economics of the family", a boost for a plane Boeing created to plug a gap in its range at the top end of the market for single-aisle jets, following runaway sales of the rival Airbus (AIR.PA) A321neo.
  • After CEO Resignation, Is Uber Kalanick-less Or Kalanick

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    A spokesman for Uber said: "Travis has always put Uber first". Kalanick's decision "was a surprise to everyone", a second Uber spokesman said. Five of the company's major investors drafted a letter to Kalanick, explaining that it was time to find new leadership for Uber.
  • Sebi eases entry norms for foreign portfolio investors

    Sebi eases entry norms for foreign portfolio investors

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    According to Sebi Chairman Ajay Tyagi , the regulator has made a decision to exempt new investors of listed distressed companies from open offer obligations subject to certain conditions such as approval by the shareholders of the companies by a special resolution and a three year lock-in of the shareholding of the new promoters of the firm.
  • Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

    Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

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    Amarillo is expected to build a $45.5 million downtown stadium for the new team, which is yet to be named. In what will be the biggest move of Minor League Baseball franchises in one year by one owner, the Elmore Sports Group today announced the move of San Antonio , Colorado Springs and Helena teams for the 2019 season.
  • Tennis star Boris Becker declared bankrupt

    Tennis star Boris Becker declared bankrupt

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    She said the Wimbledon victor, who took the men's singles title three times in the 1980s, gave the impression of "a man with his head in the sand". When the registrar was told about Mr Becker's television work, she said she knew who he was, adding: "I remember watching him play on Centre Court, which probably shows my age".
  • Amazon said to be planning price cuts at Whole Foods

    Amazon said to be planning price cuts at Whole Foods

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    As Mackey tells it, it all started with a blind date six weeks ago, which was love at first sight. In the discussion, Mackey said the deal was analogous to an old-fashioned marriage. It's also important to note that even if the deal goes through, the Amazon and Whole Foods combo will represent about 3.5% of grocery spending in the U.S.
  • Amazon's Whole Foods Purchase Isn't Just About Groceries. It's About Everything

    Amazon's Whole Foods Purchase Isn't Just About Groceries. It's About Everything

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    Google Shopping: Google also have ties with Whole Foods , and one possibility with the recent Amazon acquisition is transferring deliveries to Amazon, and far away from Google. "This private corporation already dominates every corner of online commerce, and uses its power to set terms and prices for numerous most important products Americans buy or sell to one another", Lynn said.