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An unmanned Falcon rocket lifts off from from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The first stage of the unmanned Falcon rocket settled onto a barge 400 miles off the Florida coast, eight minutes after liftoff, It's the third successful booster landing at sea for the California-based SpaceX. This one came after the rocket launched an Asian communications satellite. (SpaceX via AP)
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a rally, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Fresno, Calif.
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Clark Kent Ervin testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Education Department appointed a new law firm to oversee the turnaround of schools once owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc. Ervin, a partner will lead the oversight.
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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gestures while being interviewed as part of a conversation at a Radcliffe Day event at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, May 27, 2016.
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Verizon workers picket outside one of the company's facilities in Boston. Striking Verizon employees may be back to work next week after the company and its unions reached an agreement in principle, Friday, May 17, for a four-year contract. About 39,000 Verizon Communications Inc. landline and cable employees in nine eastern states and Washington, D.C., have been on strike since April. They had been working without a contract since last August.
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A customer uses an ATM at a branch of Chase Bank, in New York. JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and other big banks are upgrading their online payment services to let customers make instant transfers of money to others who bank elsewhere, often at no cost. The move comes as traditional banks face pressure from payment companies like Venmo and Square Cash that that offer ways to split the bill.
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Shoppers carry their bags through the Downtown Crossing of Boston. On Friday, May 27, 2016, the University of Michigan issues its monthly index of consumer sentiment for May.
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Kayla Mitchell serves a customer at Good Day Cafe in North Andover, Mass. On Friday, May 27, 2016, the Commerce Department issues the second of three estimates of how the U.S. economy performed in the January-March quarter.
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Air France director of Human Resources Xavier Broseta, right, and Air France assistant director of long-haul flights Pierre Plissonnier, center, are protected by a police officer as they flee Air France headquarters at Roissy Airport, north of Paris, France, after scuffles with union activist. A French judge postponed a trial Friday against Air France workers accused of tearing the shirts off airline executives in a violent protest, apparently fearing it could enflame tensions amid nationwide strikes over France's labor system.
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Visitors walk by a Takata Corp. desk at an automaker's showroom in Tokyo. Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace Takata air bag inflators that can explode with too much force. Documents detailing recalls by Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota, Mazda, Nissan, Subaru, Ferrari and Mitsubishi were posted Friday, May 27 by the government.
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Children wearing their school backpacks climb on a cliff using a bamboo ladder on their way home from school in Zhaojue county, southwest China's Sichuan province. A village in China's mountainous west where schoolchildren must climb an 800-meter (2,625-foot)-high bamboo ladder secured to a sheer cliff face may get a set of steel stairs to improve it's safety. (Chinatopix via AP) CHINA OUT
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The facade of the New York Stock Exchange. Stock markets around the world edged higher Thursday, May 26, 2016, as traders interpreted the rise in oil prices to $50 a barrel for the first time this year as a positive sign for the global economy.
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A worker arranges engine blocks at the General Motors assembly plant in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. General Motors Co.'s main Chinese joint venture is recalling 2.2 million cars to deal with insufficient corrosion resistance on crankcase valves. The recall was ordered after Shanghai-GM received complaints about engine damage, according to the country's product quality regulator. The automaker is a joint venture between GM and state-owned Shanghai Automotive Industries Corp. (Chinatopix via AP) CHINA OUT
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Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos, speaks during a news conference about Greece's bailout program, in Athens, Thursday, May 26, 2016. Bailout-dependent Greece has agreed to carry out new austerity measures and reforms to secure vital rescue loans from its European creditors.
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Ing a woman on a bicycle using her cellphone as she rides past a city map in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Dutch government said Thursday, May 26, 2016 that it is considering banning the country's millions of cyclists from using their cellphones while riding, saying pedaling and phones are a dangerous mix.