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Telecom, utility stocks lift market

Utilities fell 0.5 percent. They helped propel Europe's broad FTSEurofirst 300 index up 0.58% to 1,340 points. "I think it's interesting; a half-a-percent move down feels like a 5% move". The carrier's revenue fell 4% because of the soft global economy, among other factors; Wall Street had forecast a steeper drop. The company reported stronger earnings than analysts expected, but it also lowered its forecast for full-year sales.


Come Play Pokemon Go in Our Stores, GameStop Says

Come Play Pokemon Go in Our Stores, GameStop Says

But I have heard complaints in the Greater Pittston area about users blindly walking the streets, almost causing accidents. YMCA held a " Pokemon Go " party at Scenic Park July 20, and despite server issues with the application, gamers united and discussed levels, Pokemon acquired, and their experiences.


Donald Trump's dark, fiery RNC speech: 'I alone can fix' America

Donald Trump's dark, fiery RNC speech: 'I alone can fix' America

The speechwriter, Meredith McIver , said Mrs. Trump had read excerpts of Mrs. Obama's speech to her as examples of things she liked. He took the stage to a thunderous, prolonged ovation. Trump's speech was consistent with the theme of many of his previous speeches, where he painted the current state of the country as bleak, unsafe and constantly under attack, and saying only he could solve the various problems if elected president.



Japan Goes Wild As Pokemon GO Launches

The free app that lets users "capture" monsters on their phones and wage war against each other was downloaded more than 1.3 million times in the first three hours after its release here Friday, according to local media reports. Niantic revealed that " Pokemon GO " is " finally broadcasting " in Japan. Pokeman Go uses augmented reality - a real-world environment modified by computer-generated images - and satellite-based navigation to place digital images in settings like homes, offices, ...


Did Trump Set Cruz Up to Fail?

Did Trump Set Cruz Up to Fail?

Republicans have used their convention to rally loyalists, but fissures have persisted after a brutal primary battle in which Trump defeated 16 rivals. Will anyone upset what's supposed to be an uplifting celebration of the GOP nominee? Lindsey Graham - did not attend the convention, let alone speak.


Clinton selects Senator Tim Kaine as running mate

Clinton selects Senator Tim Kaine as running mate

Tim Kaine as her running mate , turning to a seasoned politician from a battleground state and a figure long seen as the favorite for the slot. Clinton-Kaine team would now face Republican Partys presidential candidate Donald Trump and his running mate Indiana Governor Mike Pence in the November general elections.