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Donald Trump hints at military action in Syria

President Trump told Sen. Defense Department officials are coming up with options for military action against Syria in retaliation for the country's chemical attack that killed dozens of people,...

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Lyft Said to Raise $500 Million, Now Valued at $7.5 Billion

The state does not face the same limitation, which likely explains why a small percentage of our drivers failed the state's background check while passing ours", Lyft told the Boston Globe in a sta...

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North Korea fires ballistic missile off east coast: Seoul

The type of missile was undisclosed. Abe told reporters Japan would cooperate closely with the United States and South Korea to protect people's lives and well-being. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Til...

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John Cornyn: Neil Gorsuch Is 'No Extremist or Judicial Radical'

She said "He is evasive, but his body of work isn't", adding, "Whether it is a freezing truck driver or an autistic child, he has shown a stunning lack of humanity". It was a follow-up meeting for t...

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US launches airstrikes against Syrian base after chemical attack

Damascus maintains it didn't use chemical weapons, instead blaming the rebels for stockpiling the deadly substance. He said the attack "shouldn't have happened, and it shouldn't be allowed to happen"....

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EU Parliament prepares to set Brexit red lines

EU Parliament prepares to set Brexit red lines

Tusk's guidelines call for "sufficient progress" on divorce terms before a new trade deal is struck, as well as protections of the rights of European Union citizens and the border in Northern Ireland....

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Stephen Bannon reportedly calls Jared Kushner a 'cuck' and a 'globalist'

Tom Bossert , assistant to the president for homeland security and counterterrorism, "also had his role downgraded as part of the changes", according to the AP. Seeing problems with Bannon's lack of p...

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Nigerian naira weakens as central bank raises dollar sales to retail bureaux

Nigerian naira weakens as central bank raises dollar sales to retail bureaux

The CBN spokesperson, Isaac Okorafor , who confirmed the sale in Abuja announced the commencement of interventions in the retail auction window for forex sales to the airlines, manufacturing, agricul...

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Trump says China should step up on NKorea

As US president Donald Trump this week meets for the first time with Chinese president Xi Jinping at Trump's Florida golf club of Mar-a-Lago, the stakes couldn't be higher. "That's not to say that the...

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EU demands progress on Brexit divorce before trade talks

EU demands progress on Brexit divorce before trade talks

It also stressed that a future trade pact, allowing for not just low or zero tariffs on goods but also regulatory alignment to promote trade in services, should not allow Britain to pick and choose wh...

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Atalaya Mining PLC (ATYM) PT Raised to GBX 195 at Peel Hunt

RBC Capital Markets has "Underperform" rating and GBX 460 target. Barratt Developments PLC had 168 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Schroder Mngmt Gru holds 0% of its po...

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More than 8000 potential Uber and Lyft drivers fail background checks

More than 8000 potential Uber and Lyft drivers fail background checks

About 8,200 failed the checks, which are required under a 2016 state law officials have called the most stringent in the country. The most common reason for rejecting drivers was a previous suspende...

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Samsung forecasts best quarterly profit in over three years as chips soar

Mr. The operating profit is the firm's second-highest for a quarter and a rise of 48.2 percent compared to a year earlier. Shares of Samsung Electronics closed at 2,092,000 won on the main bourse ...

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Sunoco is selling most convenience stores to 7-Eleven

Sunoco is selling most convenience stores to 7-Eleven

Seven & i Holdings ( that's how they write it ), the Japanese parent company of 7-Eleven, is cutting back on its businesses in Japan that aren't convenience stores, and looking to expand in the United...

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Showdown set for Trump's Supreme Court nominee

As The New York Times reported, it will forever change the way we confirm all future Supreme Court nominees. Thursday's rules change doesn't end the filibuster , and senators will still be able t...

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Tesla Inc (TSLA) Delivers 25000 Vehicles in Q1, Tops Estimates

According to Tesla's production and deliveries report for the first quarter of 2017, the company hit a new deliveries record, selling " just over " 25,000 cars in that period, a 69% increase over ...

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Freedom Caucus' Jordan: Tweets and blame 'don't change facts'

As Jessica Taylor put for KNBA.org , "Throughout the recent debate over the GOP health care bill, many Freedom Caucus members stood up and said the bill was not what they or their constituents ha...

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Trump Clears The Way For Keystone XL Pipeline

Trump Clears The Way For Keystone XL Pipeline

On Friday, the Trump administration issued a permit to proceed with construction on one of the pipelines, the Keystone XL , Clifford Krauss reports for theNew York Times . "The environmental aspec...

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Hyperloop Just Finished Their Track & Announced US Locations

Hyperloop Just Finished Their Track & Announced US Locations

In addition to Hyperloop One , the area is also home to Hyperloop Transportation Technologies of Playa Vista and Arrivo of downtown. The 11 US regional proposals will compete with 24 other teams from...

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What Are Analysts Opinions On QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

What Are Analysts Opinions On QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

Barings LLC's holdings in QUALCOMM were worth $5,638,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The share price is now down -8.40% for the past three months. QUALCOMM's payout ratio is 64.63%. If you are r...

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World's Most Expensive Jewel Sold to Hong Kong Jeweler for $71.2 Million

World's Most Expensive Jewel Sold to Hong Kong Jeweler for $71.2 Million

Its success as Art Basel winds down suggests contemporary art is not the only market making major strides in China right now-jewelry is seeing a potential growing market as well. The gem was mined by ...

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Pier 1 Imports, Inc. Announces Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. Announces Annual Meeting of Shareholders

In recent action, Pier 1 Imports, Inc . Public Employees Retirement System of OH now owns 28,411 shares of the company's stock valued at $146,000 after buying an additional 5,853 shares in the last q...

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UK firms to publish pay data in bid to eliminate gender gap

On this Equal Pay Day , they were offering 20 percent off one book, "The Mother of All Questions", as a tribute to the 20 percent gap between men and women's pay. People have been participating in ...

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Oil rises to near one-month high on tightening of supplies

Force majeure on the Zawiya export terminal was lifted after pumping resumed Sunday at Sharara, the nation's biggest oil field, Mustafa Sanalla, chairman of Libya's state-run National Oil Corp., sai...

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Trade, economic ties to figure prominently in Trump-Xi meeting

The following is a timeline of North's Korea's nuclear and missile tests. June 22, 2016: North Korea conducts two tests of an intermediate range Musudan missile after four failed launches of the sam...

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Trump kicks off Florida meetings with Chinese president

Trump, in an interaction with reporters overseas Air Force One said the two biggest issues on the trip are "North Korea and trade". He was responding to reporters' questions during a brief interaction...

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Will ending the 'war on coal' make a difference to utilities?

Will ending the 'war on coal' make a difference to utilities?

The main effect of the executive order is that it will cancel new policies in other areas planned by the Obama administration, which would have helped further cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The...

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Lenin Moreno Claims Victory in Ecuador

Meanwhile, Latin American leaders such as Venezuela's Nicolás Maduro and Bolivia's Evo Morales congratulated the socialist on his win, and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange reportedly experienced ...

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White House talks progress on reviving long-shot health bill

In this Saturday, April 1, 2017, photo, Vice President Mike Pence speaks at DynaLab, Inc.in Reynoldsburg, Ohio. A senior Republican aide told CNN that a Wednesday evening meeting between Speaker P...

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Moily said there will be a turf war between the tax

Speaking in the Lok Sabha debate earlier, Congress leader M. Veerappa Moily pointed out that it was the previous Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government which brought in the GST bill. Indi...

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GST Council to review preparedness at 13th meeting on Friday

GST Council to review preparedness at 13th meeting on Friday

Demerit goods like tobacco products, luxury vehicle, s and aerated beverages will be subject to a cess which will a combination of ad valorem and specific rates over the GST rate. The Lok Sabha approv...

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Designs for Trump's border wall are here. They fall into 4 categories

Designs for Trump's border wall are here. They fall into 4 categories

There's a chain-link fence, sensor panels, a railroad, a 30-foot-high wall and then ... wait for it ... a 100-foot-deep trench with nuclear waste at the bottom. law enforcement. "It won't last. unle...

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Oil rally halted by uptick in Libyan production

Iraq's oil minister said on Sunday that his country plans to increase daily crude oil production to 5 million barrels by the end of this year, up from the current rate of about 4.4 million barrels p...

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Chinese leader arrives for first face-to-face with Trump

Chinese leader arrives for first face-to-face with Trump

Past presidents have hosted key leaders at government-owned properties like Camp David, but Mr. Trump is giving a personal touch for Xi. All told, there is something like 25 million people in the Se...

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Trump and Jinping in crucial talks at Mar-a-Lago

In a tweet just hours after China and the US announced a meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping, Trump predicted that he expected it to be "very hard". "Trump said he ...

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