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Israel minister says not quitting, leaving coalition intact

Israel’s defence minister said Monday he would remain in the government for now, leaving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition intact after intensifying speculation over whether the country is headed for early polls. The crisis within Netanyahu’s right-wing coalition follows speculation over whether the premier wants early polls to bolster his …

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Disney is set to dominate Netflix in the battle to be ‘the world’s leading content company’ (DIS)

Disney has all the means to become the “world’s leading content company,” writes Steven Cahall, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets. The company could spend $30 billion annually on video-streaming content, far outspending Netflix, which plans to spend $8 billion on content this year. You can view Disney’s current stock …

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Donald Trump Jr. just had an amazing day of campaigning in Pennsylvania

Andrew Rush/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/Twitter Donald Trump Jr. campaigned for Republican Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District on Monday. It produced a lot of great content. Donald Trump Jr. had a fun day of campaigning for Republican Rick Saccone on Monday just a day before the special election for Pennsylvania’s 18th …

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Police investigate fresh anti-Muslim attack in Sri Lanka

Vandals attacked a Muslim-owned restaurant in Sri Lanka on Sunday in an alleged “hate crime”, police said, as tensions remain high across the island following a week of violent riots. The restaurant in Anamaduwa — 130 kilometres (81 miles) north of the capital Colombo — was targeted despite police being …

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How a harshly worded email from Stitch Fix CEO Katrina Lake persuaded Uber investor Bill Gurley to push Travis Kalanick out

Uber’s spectacular meltdown in 2017 pitted two legendary tech personalities against each other. Business Insider has the inside story of how Benchmark partner Bill Gurley, one of Uber’s first backers, turned on Uber’s cofounder Travis Kalanick. The clash between the two men broke one of Silicon Valley’s most sacred rules, …

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