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At least 1 top Republican in Congress really likes IRS chief

At least 1 top Republican in Congress really likes IRS chief

Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen testified before the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday, and revealed that somewhere around 100,000 taxpayers may have had their personal informat...

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Germany investigates 20 for alleged spying for Turkey

Dutch officials are in talks with Turkish counterparts to secure the return of at least 10 citizens with dual nationalities after Turkey barred them from leaving, a Dutch official said April 6. Fethul...

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Hillary Clinton calls for US to bomb Syrian air fields

Clinton said that if she were in power, she would have told the Russian they were "either with us or against us on this no-fly zone". She warned that Russian Federation will do it again in the future ...

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Man on vacation with wife falls off cruise ship; search underway

Man on vacation with wife falls off cruise ship; search underway

Cruise ship crewmembers launched a search boat and notified the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard is using a helicopter and cutter to search for Scott. Reco Scott, 32, who was reportedly on his honeymo...

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Burning Stock on the move: Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

Burning Stock on the move: Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Akorn (AKRX) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds" was reported by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. Akorn has a 12 month low of $17.61 and a 12 month high...

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Vote nears for California gas tax, fee hike

California lawmakers have approved a plan to raise gas and vehicle taxes to generate $5 billion a year for road repairs. The proposal would raise gas taxes by 12 cents a gallon - a 43-cent increase ...

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Utilities hope to finish SC nuclear plant despite Westinghouse bankruptcy

Utilities hope to finish SC nuclear plant despite Westinghouse bankruptcy

Due to the woes at Westinghouse , Toshiba is struggling with debt that some warn might threaten its future. "We apologies to all stakeholders, including shareholders, for causing this trouble and...

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House Freedom Caucus signals support for healthcare bill with changes

However, in a move to attract hard-line conservatives, states could apply for a waiver if they showed it would improve coverage and reduce costs. "Leadership can't be autocratic". It's high stakes, ...

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Smiths Group plc 8.3% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove

About 30,350 shares traded. BNP Paribas maintained Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) rating on Tuesday, November 17. The Alabama-based Cornerstone Advisors Inc has invested 0.11% in the stock. The rating wa...

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Chinese state media say Trump to visit China in 2017

The official Xinhua News Agency reported late Thursday that Trump will travel to China at an "early date" in 2017 but gave no details. Mr Xi landed in West Palm Beach and was greeted by Secretary ...

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Holy Week and Easter schedule at St. Thomas

Holy Week and Easter schedule at St. Thomas

A breakfast at Shoney's will follow the sunrise service. Palm Sunday, April 9: 8 and 10 a.m. Maundy Thursday, April 13: 7 p.m. The 10:30 service will be followed by an Easter egg hunt at 11:30 a...

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New York Mortgage Trust, Inc

New York Mortgage Trust, Inc

BXMT has been the topic of a number of other reports. TheStreet raised Blackstone Mortgage Trust from a c rating to a b- rating in a report on Thursday, February 16th. If you are reading this report o...

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Hyundai Motor pulls ad from the O'Reilly Factor

The network did not elaborate. Advertisers refusing to be associated with O'Reilly in the wake of the sexual harassment lawsuits include automakers BMW , Hyundai, and Mitsubishi; pharmaceutical man...

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Gambler tied to Phil Mickelson convicted of insider trading

Gambler tied to Phil Mickelson convicted of insider trading

Starting in 2011, she said, Walters and Davis began communicating using so-called "burner" phones not registered in their names, she said. "If I had made a bet I would have lost". Walters, 70, has b...

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Markets Right Now: Syria, weak jobs leave stock market mixed

The stock indexes were little changed Friday in a surprisingly muted response to smaller-than-expected job growth and a US attack on Syria. Bond yields are down, and banks are skidding. The move was c...

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Reporting gender pay gap figures

Reporting gender pay gap figures

Nonetheless, one employment lawyer told The Guardian the new rules "are likely to do more for pay parity in five years than equal pay legislation has done in 45 years". "The gender pay gap is, unfor...

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Bank of America Corporation's (BAC)

Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 7,193 shares of the company's stock valued at $287,000 after buying an additional 1,538 shares in the last quarter. If you are reading this piece of content on anoth...

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Delta cancels flights for third day after storm hits Atlanta

Now three future flight departures are delayed at the Tallahassee International Airport. The thunder storm hit Wednesday, April 5, 2017 , but canceled flights and long lines in Atlanta persisted into...

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Rand Paul Proffers Kinda, Sorta Obamacare Repeal, Replace

Rand Paul Proffers Kinda, Sorta Obamacare Repeal, Replace

Trump talked about his efforts to move forward on health care in an interview with the Financial Times published online Sunday. The Sunday golf outing was not unusual for Trump, who has visited ...

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Norway will build the world's first ship tunnel

Norway will build the world's first ship tunnel

Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to be a jerk. The tunnel will be around 118 feet wide and 162 feet tall. This section of the waterway has caused the deaths ...

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Trump hosts Xi Jinping: No Big Macs on the menu

Trump hosts Xi Jinping: No Big Macs on the menu

Both the leaders were wearing dark suits, with Trump donning a red tie, and Xi wearing a blue one. Anthony Ruggiero, an east Asia expert at the Foundation for Defence of Democracies, said China ma...

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Rising Pune Supergiants Wins Over Mumbai Indians By 7 Wickets In Pune

Rising Pune Supergiants Wins Over Mumbai Indians By 7 Wickets In Pune

Mumbai Indians took the game till the last over, but Smith's brilliant effort ensured that Pune clinch the game with a ball left. Mayank Agarwal's departure in the fourth over didn't affect the temp...

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MS Dhoni reprimanded for Code of Conduct breach

MS Dhoni reprimanded for Code of Conduct breach

The RPS had most valuable Ben Stokes and ready to make flawless debut in the Match 2 of IPL 2017 on this Thursday. Going unsold in the player auction meant disappointment for the world's No. Whene...

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Gorsuch Floor Fight Foreshadows Change in Senate

Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Joe Manchin (D-WV) declared their support Thursday night CNN reported. Unless 60 senators support Gorsuch, Republicans would have to change Senate rules to allow...

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Amtrak: Weakened wooden railroad tie caused derailment

Moorman said at the briefing the derailment was caused by weakened wooden ties that run crosswise under the rails. He said a routine inspection in the days before the derailment noted the condition ...

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US Strikes Syrian Air Base in Retaliation for Chemical Weapons Attack

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the nerve gas attack earlier this week justified the retaliation. But Donald Trump said that the chemical attack on a town in northern Syria on Tuesday had ...

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Adidas Is Releasing A

Adidas Is Releasing A "4D-Printed" Futurecraft Sneaker This Year

Standard 3D printers build up products with layers of plastic powder. Adidas plans to continue scaling up production through 2021. Adidas says that a great deal of thought has gone into the F...

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Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to

Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to "Hold"

Marks joined Wells Fargo in 1987 and most recently served as a group risk officer. Longview Partners Guernsey LTD now owns 12,648,573 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $560...

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Russia calls for emergency UN meeting after US strikes on Syria

It was not immediately clear whether the civilian count is in addition to the earlier figures quoted by official Syrian sources, or an updated toll. While showing no interest in getting involved mil...

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Donald Trump, Syria, and the Power Problem

The spokesman said the strikes sent "a vitally important message" that the world would not tolerate the use of chemical weapons. On Thursday in New York, Trudeau was not ready to assign blame for Tu...

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Oil rises as Opec-led producers mull extending output cut deal

Oil rises as Opec-led producers mull extending output cut deal

Goldman Sachs said that while it is beneficial for low cost crude producers to accelerate "the normalization" of oil inventories, they should not target huge price rebounds. Non-OPEC member Azerbaij...

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Opposition Alleges Fraud in Ecuador Presidential Vote

Opposition Alleges Fraud in Ecuador Presidential Vote

Even as calls from Latin American governments congratulating Moreno poured in, Lasso, a conservative banker, vowed to keep up the fight against the installation of an "illegitimate" government. If app...

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Bulldog Mentality, Zags Headed to First Title Game

Bulldog Mentality, Zags Headed to First Title Game

During the first five minutes of the second half, the lead stay around 9-11 points. SC is averaging 72.7 points per game on offense this season while allowing 65 on defense. For more sports coverage, ...

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KFC to stop using chickens raised with human antibiotics

KFC to stop using chickens raised with human antibiotics

KFC says it plans to stop serving chicken given antibiotics important to human health. "Making this change was complex and took a lot of planning", said KFC U.S. The policy change is expected to hav...

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'Don't attack Syria' Donald Trump's old tweets to Obama

He also called on all "civilised nations" to help end the bloodshed. Fifty-nine Tomahawk cruise missiles were fired from two US Navy ships in the Mediterranean. "The U.K. government fully supports t...

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