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Patterson-UTI to buy Seventy Seven Energy for $1.76 bln including debt

Patterson-UTI to buy Seventy Seven Energy for $1.76 bln including debt

The Firm also invests in oil and natural gas properties. There are at least nine broker rating changes for Patterson-UTI Energy in 2016. That is compared with the $-0.40 in EPS it reported during th...

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Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn of Ohio has died at 95

For nearly nine days, from October 29 through November 7, 1998, Glenn and his six STS-95 crew mates on board Discovery completed 134 orbits, conducting 80 medical and material research experiments a...

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Kim Kardashian 'wants to divorce Kanye West'

However, a friend allegedly said that Kim, 36, will not pursue the divorce until Kanye, 39, has recovered. She has been married and divorced twice before - to record producer Damon Thomas and ba...

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Google Home Prepares Advertisers, Developers For Conversational Search

The Google Assistant brings together all of the technology and smarts we've been building for years, from the Knowledge Graph to Natural Language Processing. Google hopes this kind of dynamic res...

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Search Underway for Marine Pilot Who Ejected Near Japan

Marine Corps had been to her home to notify her. Japan's Defense Ministry said Japanese military vessels and aircraft have joined the search and rescue effort. In early June, an F/A-18 from the US ...

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La La Land is an escape for cinema audiences, says Ryan Gosling

La La Land is an escape for cinema audiences, says Ryan Gosling

She meets the curt, brooding Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a jazz purist who labels himself "a serious musician" and yearns to open a club, while playing music that he doesn't much like in order to barely...

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Airtel offers new plan for pre-paid customers

Airtel offers new plan for pre-paid customers

Customers with 4G handsets will get 300 MB of data in addition to voice benefit. Telecom companies have started making voice free across major plans as they try to match Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio...

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Loop Capital Begins Coverage on Avago Technologies Ltd. (AVGO)

Net incomewas $4,136 million, an increase of 9 percent from $3,792 million in the previous quarter and an increase of 125 percent from $1,840 million in the same quarter last year.Gross margin was $2,...

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Pokemon Go: Now you can get coffee and still catch 'em all

All we have to go on from the data is that the first costumes will be categorized as "holiday" costumes. Niantic Labs has pushed out a new update that brings with it a few helpful new features f...

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United States official warns of North Korean nuclear capabilities

North Korea says it is waiting on announcements of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's policy toward Pyongyang before engaging in provocations. The KCNA said the North Korean representative stern...

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Japan-US joint ceremony held for 1st time to remember Pearl Harbor

The attack by Japan left more than 2,300 service people dead and got the U.S into World War II. She said those who served in World War II are still "America's greatest generation" and their contributi...

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Dortmund top group with draw in Madrid

Finishing second could yet prove to be a blessing for Real, who will avoid fellow runners-up Bayern Munich and Paris St Germain as well as fellow Spaniards Atletico Madrid and Barcelona , but could m...

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Sony steps up efforts to rival Nintendo in smartphone gaming industry

Sony steps up efforts to rival Nintendo in smartphone gaming industry

This will be a whole new mobile push that will certainly pique the interest of mobile gamers, and Sony believes that they would like to have a larger slice of the $35 billion global mobile gaming ma...

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Toys"R"Us claims it will get more NES Classic stock this weekend"

A new version of the wireless adapter, which is already available for the NES , Super Nintendo and Apple II computer , can be plugged directly into the port on the front of Nintendo's NES Classic...

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Instagram Users Can Now Turn Off Comments, Dismiss Private Followers

Instagram Users Can Now Turn Off Comments, Dismiss Private Followers

The social network announced on Wednesday that it will let users like individual comments on Instagram posts, much as they can on Facebook . Instagram has finally come up with two new features...

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Latest MacBook Pro Processor Is Already Old News

Plus the hub's Thunderbolt 3 port can pipe 100W of power, meaning you can plug in and charge your MacBook Pro at full pelt via the accessory - even the 15-inch MacBook Pro only requires 87W - whil...

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Presidential recount in Michigan expands to Detroit area

Ballots are unloaded during a statewide presidential election recount in Waterford Township, Mich., Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. Under current law, any candidate on the ballot can file for a recount and pa...

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Jets honor Joe McKnight with moment of silence

Jets honor Joe McKnight with moment of silence

McKnight was shot and killed Thursday afternoon outside of his auto in Terrytown, a suburb of New Orleans, after he and Gasser got into a fight while they were driving, police said . "Good son": Ma...

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LG launches its flagship smartphone V20 in India for Rs 54999

LG launches its flagship smartphone V20 in India for Rs 54999

The V20 comes with the upgraded LG UX 5.0+ which features Multi-window to display two apps at once in a split screen allowing users to drag text, images, and files from one app to another. The smart...

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North Dakota Pipeline: Protesters vow to stand ground

The order went on to state, "All persons in the evacuation area shall take all their possessions with them upon their evacuation". The evacuation, according to the order, is for the protesters own goo...

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Grandson of ex-Fiat boss faces charges over false kidnap claim

Grandson of ex-Fiat boss faces charges over false kidnap claim

Investigators claimed that he had... It is not clear whether police arrested the alleged male escort. He founded Independent Ideas in 2007 with Alberto Fusignani with the company listed on AIM Itali...

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'Rainbow Six Siege's Second Season Pass Is Now Available

'Rainbow Six Siege's Second Season Pass Is Now Available

A 7-day early access to each season's new Operators. Players who will buy the season pass before February 7 will get a bonus. A " Year 2 Pass " for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege is now available t...

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Thanksgiving weekend shoppers spent less due to discounts

Thanksgiving weekend shoppers spent less due to discounts

The most popular day to shop online was Black Friday, up 1.3% from previous year to 74%, followed by Saturday (49%), Thanksgiving (36%), and Sunday (34%). When shopping online, Schlesinger suggests bu...

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Ford Fiesta Won't Surrender To SUVs

But, as it'll still be based on the current model's underpinnings, it's hoped it'll share that car's class-leading driving characteristics. Anyone who has driven a Fiesta in anger will tell you that...

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Apple's Newest iOS Update Is Killing Batteries

What do you think about the iOS 10.1.1 update and the future of Apple as a company? There is a fairly lengthy thread of discussion on the Apple support forum where users explain a number of diff...

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Amazon has Sold Over 5 Million Amazon Echo Devices

The new Echo will run on a modified version of Fire OS, the Android-based operating system that powers Amazon's Kindle Fire tablets. Currently Amazon's $180 Echo, $130 Tap, and $50 Dot are cylindric...

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Samsung introduces its Galaxy Prime series in Kenya

The S8 is also rumored to come in two variants, a 5.1-inch model and a 5.4-inch version that will sport two 16 MP rear cameras and an 8 MP front camera. Following the demise of the Galaxy Note 7, the ...

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Microsoft Surface Phone rumored to use the Snapdragon 835

On running Android apps on Windows 10 Mobile, Project Astoria announced a year ago apparently allows side-loaded Android apps to run on Windows 10 Mobile devices. As expected with any device equippe...

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With deals offered early, will shoppers buy on Cyber Monday?

Nov. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - comScore (NASDAQ: SCOR ) today reported USA desktop retail e-commerce spending for the first 25 days of the November-December 2016 holiday season. The Amazon Fire TV wi...

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A look at 5 Trump business ties that pose conflicts

After a campaign filled with Donald Trump's denunciations of "Crooked Hillary" Clinton, the president-elect declared Tuesday that "I don't want to hurt the Clintons; I really don't", and a top adv...

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UFC Fight Night 101: Whittaker vs

Brunson hurt! Whittaker with a hard straight left. If you want to come out hard, I'll come harder. New Zealand's Whittaker is a former victor of The Ultimate Fighter and will enter the contest havin...

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John Legend Is 'Concerned' for Friend Kanye West After Hospitalization

However, it was deemed a "medical emergency". A rep for the " Fade " rapper told The New York Times he had been hospitalized for exhaustion . They said: "At 1.20 p.m., the Los Angeles Fire Depart...

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Google has the best Black Friday deal on the Chromecast

Google has the best Black Friday deal on the Chromecast

If you want to save on buying Google Home, this item is on sale for only $99 at Verizon and Best Buy .The original price of this sound equipment from Google is usually $129. We've already seen Tar...

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Capcom plans to support Street Fighter V into 2020

Capcom plans to support Street Fighter V into 2020

It's possible that the poor performance of SFV has influenced that schedule, making it impossible for Capcom to focus on other titles where they might have been able to had the audience been more ob...

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Should you buy an Xbox One S on Black Friday?

Also, the Xbox One S incorporates a smaller and lighter design, compared to its predecessor, giving the former another advantage over the latter. Other games including "The Order 1886", "Driveclub...

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