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Four General Electric power turbines shut down in U.S. due to blade issue

General Electric Co said on Thursday that four of its new flagship power turbines in the United States have been shut down due to an "oxidation issue" and warned it expects the problem to affect more of the 51 units it has shipped, sending shares lower.

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Dow regains record territory as trade concerns ease

The Dow Industrial Average was the last among Wall Street‘s main indexes to regain record territory on Thursday, as investor concerns over U.S.-China trade spat cleared away and focus shifted to the strength of the economy.

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A year after deadly Maria, Puerto Rico still struggles with aftermath

Shuttered businesses, blue tarp roofs and extensively damaged homes can still be seen throughout Puerto Rico a year after Hurricane Maria ripped through the island with 150 mile-per-hour winds, and access to electricity and fresh water remain spotty.

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Google defends Gmail data sharing, gives few details on violations

Alphabet Inc‘s Google defended how it polices third-party add-ons for Gmail in a letter to U.S. senators made public on Thursday, saying that upfront review catches the "majority" of bad actors.

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Aston Martin aims to steer round Brexit to 6.7 billion IPO

Luxury British carmaker maker Aston Martin is seeking a price tag of up to 5.1 billion pounds (6.7 billion) in its stock market debut next month and has geared up for any Brexit outcome, it said on Thursday.

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U.N. chief urges Myanmar government to free Reuters journalists

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the Myanmar government to pardon and release two imprisoned Reuters journalists as soon as possible.

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Google tells Congress it continues to allow developers to scan, share Gmail data

Alphabet Inc‘s Google told U.S. senators that the company continues to allow developers to scan and share data from Gmail accounts, according to a letter made public Thursday.

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‘Multiple fatalities‘ in Maryland shooting, suspect arrested: sheriff

A number of people were shot and killed on Thursday at a Rite Aid distribution center in Perryman, Maryland, and the suspected shooter was in custody and in critical condition, the county sheriff said.

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Aston Martin aims to steer round Brexit uncertainty to 6.7 billion IPO

Luxury British carmaker maker Aston Martin is seeking a price tag of up to 5.1 billion pounds (6.7 billion) in its stock market debut next month and has geared up for any Brexit outcome, it said on Thursday.

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Dow, S&P touch record highs on relief from trade concerns

The Dow and the S&P 500 hit record highs on Thursday, clearing away investors‘ immediate concerns over trade at the start of this week and leaving Wall Street free to return to a rally that now dates back a decade.

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EU pushes October Brexit agreement, threatens no deal

European Union leaders will push for a Brexit deal next month but warned Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday that if she will not give ground on trade and the Irish border by November they are ready to cope with Britain crashing out.

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World stocks climb as trade concerns ease, dollar slips

World stock markets rallied on Thursday, while the U.S. dollar slipped, amid expectations that fresh U.S. and Chinese tariffs on reciprocal imports will be less harsh than feared.

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GE says four HA turbines in U.S. shut down due to blade problem

General Electric Co said on Thursday that four of its flagship power turbines in the United States have been shut down due to a problem with turbine blades that was discovered at an electrical power plant in Texas owned by Exelon Corp .

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GE says four of its flagship power turbines are shut down in U.S.

General Electric Co said on Thursday that four of its new flagship power turbines in the United States have been shut down due to an "oxidation issue" and warned it expects the problem to affect 51 of the giant machines it has shipped, sending shares lower.

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Suspect in Maryland shooting is ‘down‘: NBC News

The suspect in an alleged shooting at a Rite Aid Corp facility near Aberdeen, Maryland, is "down" and the incident is over, NBC News said on Thursday, citing multiple unnamed law enforcement officials.

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Japan hit by another cryptocurrency heist, 60 million stolen

Japanese cryptocurrency firm Tech Bureau Corp said about 60 million in digital currencies were stolen from its exchange, highlighting the industry‘s vulnerability despite recent efforts by authorities to make it more secure.

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Minneapolis prosecutors weighing evidence in JD.com CEO case

Prosecutors are weighing whether to bring charges against Richard Liu after the Minneapolis Police Department turned over the findings of its initial investigation into accusations of rape against the JD.com founder, according to a statement released on Thursday by the Hennepin County Attorney‘s Office.

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Deadline looms for accuser of Trump‘s Supreme Court nominee

The woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump‘s U.S. Supreme Court nominee, of sexual assault faced a Friday deadline to decide whether to testify before a Senate panel as Republican lawmakers and the accuser remained locked in a high-stakes standoff.

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EU pushes for October Brexit agreement, but threatens no deal

By Alastair Macdonald, Elizabeth Piper and Gabriela Baczynska

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BlackRock‘s Fink: U.S. a short-term ‘big winner‘ in China trade war

Larry Fink, chief executive of BlackRock , the world‘s largest asset manager, on Thursday said the United States is "a big winner" in the trade war with China "in the short-term," but not necessarily over time.

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VW rejects Trump envoy‘s take on Iran pullout

Carmaker Volkswagen AG rejected on Thursday a report suggesting it had decided against doing business in Iran after coming under pressure from Donald Trump‘s ambassador to Germany, saying its position on the country had not changed.

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‘Multiple victims‘ reported in shooting in Maryland

Several people were shot on Thursday in Perryman, Maryland, near an Army facility, and residents were asked to avoid the area, according to authorities.

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UK‘s May says there is no EU counter-proposal for Brexit deal

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday there had been no counter proposal from the European Union for a Brexit deal that would be acceptable to Britain.

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Rare auction showdown could decide fate of broadcaster Sky

A protracted 34 billion bidding war for European broadcaster Sky between U.S. rivals Comcast and Twenty-First Century Fox is likely to be settled by a quick-fire auction on Saturday.

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