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Uber takes to the skies

Metroplex traffic? Bell Helicopter and Uber are trying to develop a way for commuters to fly over it.

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Stop Ordering Unicorn Frappuccinos Or “Secret Menu” Blended Cheesecakes: Starbucks Barista

It’s pink with a streak of blue around it and with whipped cream and unicorn dust on its top. Says a Starbucks spokesperson to Bustle, “If customers want to order

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BD to acquire Bard in $24 billion medical tech deal

“We will be able to partner [with providers] on fundamental treatment processes in a way that no one else can”, Becton Dickinson CEO Vincent Forlenza told Reuters.

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UK’s Labour pledges new Brexit strategy if it wins election

They will also use its database of 600,000 supporters to provide help to MPs who have spoken out against a hard Brexit, including Labour’s Mary Creagh, Tory Neil Carmichael and

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Maple Leafs look to ramp up pressure on Capitals

Washington’s third pairing of Kevin Shattenkirk and Brooks Orpik isn’t exactly weak, but more shifts against lesser competition (including their third and fourth lines) might just help Matthews emerge.

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Canada: Trump is wrong when he says dairy practices unfair

The head of the organization representing Nova Scotia’s dairy farmers says comments made by U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday are “unfair and untrue”.

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Gov’t shutdown, health bill rescue at stake in Congress

Trump, in a private meeting with conservative media outlets, said he might wait until Republicans begin drafting the budget blueprint for the fiscal year that starts on 1 October to

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Canadian lumber companies brace for United States import tariffs

British Columbia’s lumber industry is likely to dominate the election campaign today, following an announcement by the Trump administration that it will impose a tariff of about 20 per cent

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United Kingdom lawmakers back prime minister’s call for June 8 election

His impassioned speech, the first formal one of the electoral campaign, highlighted the huge ideological divide at the heart of the surprise snap election due to take place on June

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New video shows Dr Dao stay on flight to treat patients

Also Wednesday, a Chicago alderman said representatives from United and the city’s Aviation Department have been summoned before a city council committee to answer questions about the confrontation at O’Hare

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Theresa May accused of ‘opportunism’ over election by EU Brexit negotiator

Theresa May, who had previously ruled out a general election, said a Conservative victory would make her “stronger” when she “negotiates for Britain with the prime ministers, presidents and chancellors

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France’s 11 presidential hopefuls stake out positions on TV

British counterterrorism expert Olivier Guitta told VOA the unusual speed with which IS claimed responsibility for the attack would seem to indicate the shooting was not just “inspired” by the

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