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Box Office: ‘Justice League’ Soars to $13 Million on Thursday Night

Warner Bros.-DC’s “Justice League” has opened with a solid, but not spectacular $ 13 million at around 3,700 North American locations on Thursday night. The number for “Justice League” is the sixth-biggest Thursday preview of 2017, following “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, “Beauty and the Beast,” “Spiderman: Homecoming,” “Thor: Ragnarok” and “It” — which also scored $ 13 mil… ...

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China's Deliverymen Face Robot Revolution as Parcel Demand Soars

BEIJING, China —At Beijing’s sprawling Renmin University of China, two shiny new couriers dart through throngs of students to deliver parcels throughout the day. But they’re not typical Chinese deliverymen. Bright red, grey and black, they are the robot postmen of the future, and are controlled from a command centre 40 kilometers (25 miles) away by e-commerce giant The robots are ...

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Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling holds ground as Eurozone inflation soars

The exchange rate is this morning buying €1.087, after hovering around this rate for much of the past day.  Eurozone inflation results posted yesterday revealed the rate rose faster than expected in July. While the pound took an initial hit, it has managed to claw back to levels seen before the release.  According to CPI data published by Eurostat, Eurozone ...

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