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U.S. Puts Tariffs Against China ‘On Hold,’ Mnuchin Says

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The following is an excerpt from Andrew Mayeda and Mark Niquette | May 20, 2018 | Bloomberg.com |

The Trump administration won’t impose tariffs on Chinese products for now, after the two nations made progress on trade issues during two …

A Massive Climate Change Study Is Canceled … Because Of Climate Change

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The following is an excerpt from Doug Criss | June 20, 2018 | CNN.com |

(CNN)A $17 million study of climate change in the Canadian Arctic has been nixed for now -- because of climate change.

A team of scientists …

Amazon Prime Members Are Getting a Discount at Whole Foods. Here’s How It Works.

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The following is an excerpt from AARON MAK | May 16, 2018 | Slate.com |

Amazon announced on Tuesday that Prime members will get a 10 percent discount on sale items at Whole Foods in addition to other weekly discounts.…

New Fissure Opens Up On Hawaii’s Big Island Amid Warning Of Dangerous Gases

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The following is an excerpt from EMILY SHAPIRO | May 15, 2018 | abcnews.go.com |

A new fissure has opened up on Hawaii's Big Island, bringing the total number of lava- and gas-spewing cracks to 20, the Hawaii County Civil …

Shi’ite Cleric’s Election Win Puts Iran To The Test In Iraq

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The following is an excerpt from Michael Georgy, John Davison | May 15, 2018 | reuters.com |

Baghdad (Reuters) - Already pressured by the U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear deal, Iran faces a major test in managing Shi’ite cleric Moqtada …

Ancient Crocodile Species Identified From 180-Million-Year-Old Jurassic-Era Fossil

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The following is an excerpt from By Shubham Sharma | May 14, 2018 | ibtimes.com |

Scientists have identified a completely new crocodile species, one that had bodily features from different croc families and scoured depths of the ocean millions …

Facebook Suspends 200 Apps Pending Investigation Into Data Breaches After Cambridge Analytica Scandal

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The following is an excerpt from Alex Perry | May 14, 2018 | ibtimes.com |

The Cambridge Analytica data scandal brought about months of scandals and internal reforms for social media giant Facebook. On Monday, Facebook announced in a blog …

Possible Autopilot Use Probed After Tesla Crashes At 60 MPH

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The following is an excerpt from Mary Papenfuss | May 13, 2018 | Huffingtonpost.com |

A Tesla Model S sedan equipped with a semi-autonomous Autopilot system plowed into a truck stopped at a Utah traffic light Friday night, though it …

U.A.E. Sees OPEC Oil Capacity ‘Buffer’ Offsetting Iran Sanctions

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The following is an excerpt from Mahmoud Habboush , Anthony Dipaola , and Tracy Alloway | May 13, 2018 | Bloomberg.com |

OPEC has enough spare production capacity to cushion oil markets if the U.S. re-imposes sanctions on Iran, according …

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