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Markets UK Inflation Shoots Higher, British Pound Soars
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On this occasion, however, the ONS will promote CPIH - a measure that includes owner-occupiers' housing costs - to be the main measure of inflation in its statistical bulletins. United Kingdom consumer prices rose 0.8% in February compared with consensus forecasts of a 0.5% gain. However, that stance could be tested if inflation moves beyond being just currency driven and there's a pickup in domestic price pressures.

Markets 'The Walking Dead': What will happen to Sasha and Rosita?
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Last night, AMC was broadcasting episode 14 and at the same time gave its acclaim to the series. After all this time, Daryl has not faced Maggie. Daryl then turned around, crying and apologizing, despite Maggie insisting Glenn's death was not his fault.

Markets Illinois Could Be Loser in Republican Healthcare Plan
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House Republicans are still working on changes to the bill, dubbed the American Health Care Act, but members say they haven't been informed of any final decisions and it's not clear when those changes would be rolled out. President Donald Trump campaigned on repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and has voiced strong support for the American Health Care Plan, which would weaken the landmark legislation.

Markets NCAA: Conner Frankamp's 3-pointer helps Wichita St. dump Dayton
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Media pundits saw this year's Wichita State team as deserving much higher than a 10-seed, and pointed to Kentucky as a power team that would suffer the consequences far too early in the tournament. Conner Frankamp G 6-1 R-Jr. Instead, he touted the success of his team's 12-game winning streak. Then we get the No. 1 seed, but we get Kentucky as an eight (seed).

Markets Here's How Russian Agents Hacked 500 Million Yahoo Users
Author: 0 Here's How Russian Agents Hacked 500 Million Yahoo Users

The Democratic National Convention's emails were breached previous year by Russian hackers, allowing them to gain access to messages and chats, including opposition research on President Donald Trump. Indictment links Russia's FSB to massive hacking operation that compromised 500 million accounts. Two intelligence agents from Russian Federation, as well as two known hackers, have just been charged with a criminal offense.

Author: 0 Zimbabwe 'Zombie Currency' Hits Streets as Bond Notes Arrive

At the Road Port bus station in the capital Harare, an informal foreign currency market, traders said the $2 bond notes were trading, as planned by the central bank, at 1:1 with the dollar. The notes are in $2 and $5 denominations and will be pegged at 1:1 against the dollar. Although Zimbabwe officially accepts a basket of foreign currencies - including the South African rand, the British pound and the euro - US dollars have become the dominant tender by far.

Markets Do you think President-elect Donald Trump should repeal Obamacare?
Author: 0 Do you think President-elect Donald Trump should repeal Obamacare?

Hillary Clinton said she felt "pride and gratitude" for her campaign on Wednesday morning, hours after her shocking defeat at the hands of Donald Trump. In fact, ever-increasing charges became one big reason for insurance costs to continue to increase. The proposed changes extend beyond the health law.

Markets Gary Johnson: No, My VP Is Not Leaving The Ticket
Author: 0 Gary Johnson: No, My VP Is Not Leaving The Ticket

A vote for Jill Stein is not a wasted vote. The poll also found 5.5 percent of the troops had no plans to vote. Trump's total this week ties his highest ever level of support from two months ago. "The choice is not even close". Democrat Hillary Clinton, the former Secretary of State, gets just 16.3%. His pitch to his most die-hard backers was telling: "I will consider it a personal insult, an insult to my legacy" if African American voters don't turn out.