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United States increases forecasts for global oil supply

US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) fell by 19 cents to $52.88 a barrel, after touching a five-week high of $53.23. On January 15, 2016, WTI crude oil active futures traded at a premium of $0.48 to...

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Toshiba's Westinghouse files for United States bankruptcy

US nuclear power giant, Westinghouse Electric, filed for bankruptcy Wednesday, court records show. It is possible the number will be higher, Toshiba's officials have said in the past few weeks, ...

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Trump advisers: US seeks to fight Islamic State and oust Syria's Assad

Trump advisers: US seeks to fight Islamic State and oust Syria's Assad

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took a more nuanced view, asserting that Assad had undermined his legitimacy as a leader but declaring that defeating Islamic State remains the top USA goal in Syria...

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Donald Trump Has Put North Korea 'Clearly on Notice'

North Korea vowed a tough response to any military moves that might follow the US decision to send the carrier and its battle group to waters off the Korean Peninsula. But analysts say any unilateral...

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Greenlight Capital nominates three directors to GM's board

Greenlight Capital nominates three directors to GM's board

In the filing, Greenlight accused GM of misrepresenting its ideas to rating agencies and reported that Einhorn told GM's finance chief Chuck Stevens that one of his statements about the stock plan "re...

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Delta says 150 more flights cancelled as storm effects linger

For customers whose flights have been canceled, they will be eligible for a refund, and the airline is also offering to waive change fees for those who rebooked their plane rides. Spring break travele...

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'Islamist spectrum' suspect held after Dortmund bus blast

The newspaper, quoting security sources, said detectives were looking into the possibility that Tuesday night's attack may have been carried out by Islamist militants . The match will now take plac...

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IMF leader Lagarde warns against trade protectionism

IMF leader Lagarde warns against trade protectionism

She pointed to stronger manufacturing activity in advanced economies and robust gains in emerging economies, which she said will provide more than three-fourths of expected global growth in 2017. IMF ...

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SkiCo and KSL to acquire Mammoth Resorts

SkiCo and KSL to acquire Mammoth Resorts

Just days after its initial industry-rattling announcement of plans to acquire Intrawest, the new entity now known as Aspen Skiing Company and KSL Capital Partners sends an aftershock with news of a ...

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Trudeau leads Battle of Vimy 100-year commemoration in France

A number of dignitaries from Canada and Europe attended the ceremony. In total, around 159,000 allied troops died, including British, Canadian and Australian soldiers. The four-day battle of Vimy Rid...

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Brown makes final plea to secure tax hike for road repairs

Brown makes final plea to secure tax hike for road repairs

Even Republicans like state Sen. The bill, SB1, is the first major legislation that must comply with an initiative approved past year by voters that requires lawmakers to publish legislation for t...

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Thousands of U.K. Firms Begin Publishing Gender Pay-Gap Figures

Thousands of U.K. Firms Begin Publishing Gender Pay-Gap Figures

As the study shows, the states with the largest pay gaps for Black women are MS and Louisiana. Equal Pay Day symbolizes the date when women's wages finally catch up to what men were paid in th...

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Aviva PLC (LON:AV) Issued With 'Sell' Rating At Berenberg Bank

In an analyst rating update on Tuesday shares of Sage Group (The) PLC (LON:SGE) had their rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays Capital. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Th...

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United CEO Oscar Munoz felt 'shame' to see passenger dragged off flight

But what are your rights when it comes to getting bumped off a flight when an airline has overbooked it? The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) said it was reviewing whether United complied w...

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LG sees best first quarter for almost eight years

They accused him of playing a key role in an influence-peddling scandal that set off mass protests and led to the ouster of President Park Geun-hye. Apart from consumer electronics where it sells Smar...

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Higher fuel cost weighs on Delta profit in 1st quarter

Higher fuel cost weighs on Delta profit in 1st quarter

The business earned $9.46 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.40 billion. That's down from $946 million, or $1.21 per share, in the same quarter a year ago. The discl...

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'The Mist' TV Series Trailer Looks Very Different From the Movie

'The Mist' TV Series Trailer Looks Very Different From the Movie

The Mist premieres on Spike June 22, 2017 . Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein and David Glasser are Executive Producers for TWC-Dimension Television with Megan Spanjian, Matthew Signer and Keith Lev...

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JAB Holdings gobbles up United States bakery chain Panera Bread in takeover deal

The Panera-JAB deal may also put more pressure on other restaurant chains to look for bigger partners as well. The planned addition of Panera pushes the food conglomerate in a new direction, giving it...

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Donald Trump rules out US involvement in Syria

The U.S. blames Russian Federation for its military support of Syrian President Bashar Assad's government and its failure to deliver on a 2013 agreement to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons stockpi...

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Assad's chemical strike exposes the foolishness of Obama's Iran deal

Assad's chemical strike exposes the foolishness of Obama's Iran deal

A spokesman for the Russian defense ministry said the United States had no proof of chemical weapons at the air base. But as lawmakers called on Trump to consult with Congress, Trump administration ...

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Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, leaves USA utility in the lurch

The company claimed in a court filing that it was losing money on construction projects in SC and Georgia, although it maintained that nuclear fuel and plant servicing operations remained "very profit...

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Congress Party Opposes The GST Bills in Present form in Lok Sabha

Bruhat Bangalore Hotels Association has appealed to the Union Government not to burden small hotels by levying more tax under the Goods and Service Tax (GST) system. Foodgrain is likely to be zero-rat...

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Second suspect arrested over Stockholm truck attack

Meanwhile, a second suspect has been placed under formal arrest. Friday's attack in Stockholm deeply shocked the usually tranquil Scandinavian nation, which prides itself on its openness and toler...

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Delta Cancels 130 Flights Sunday After Week Of Heavy Delays, Cancelations

Delta Cancels 130 Flights Sunday After Week Of Heavy Delays, Cancelations

The No. 2 United States airline said it had canceled around 3,000 flights in the wake of Wednesday's storms that left passengers stranded and frustrated during one of the busiest travel weeks of the y...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association and UEFA condemn alleged attack on Borussia Dortmund team bus

The letter referred to the Berlin Christmas market attack in December claimed by the Islamic State extremists group that killed 12 people, as well as Germany's deployment of Tornado reconnaissance mis...

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Seven Wells Fargo Managers in Board's Review-and Their Fates

John Stumpf , then chairman and CEO of Wells Fargo , testifies in 2016 about the unauthorized opening of accounts by Wells Fargo during a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearin...

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Vodafone UK makes roaming free in 40 countries

Vodafone UK makes roaming free in 40 countries

That said, to be eligible for Vodafone's free roaming service, you will need to be an upgrading or pay monthly customer. This move comes ahead of the European Commission's plan to abolish all EU roa...

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Passenger vehicle sales in India to grow 7-9% in FY18: SIAM

Passenger vehicle sales in India to grow 7-9% in FY18: SIAM

The pace of India's passenger vehicles sales growth will likely remain little changed this fiscal year, as fewer new launches and rising fuel prices cloud the outlook for demand, the nation's main aut...

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US to seek China access for beef, services: White House

US to seek China access for beef, services: White House

Trump during his election campaign had threatened punitive tariffs on Chinese imports and to declare China a currency manipulator . And although many aspects of these offers were in the works before ...

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Keeping poll promises, UP waives Rs 36, 359 farm loans

In the run-up to Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had promised farm loan waiver in the first cabinet meeting if BJP was voted to power. Rahul said that the Centre should not ...

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Israel Slams Le Pen's Remarks Denying French Role in Holocaust

Some 13,000 Jews were deported by French police on July 16-17, 1942, many of whom were first detained under harsh conditions at the indoor cycling stadium. Marine Le Pen will be hoping to continue to...

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Is Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Buy Now?

Wells Fargo & Company's growth estimate for the current quarter is -2 percent, and 4 percent for the next quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 313,675 shares of the financial services provider's s...

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United CEO apologizes for 'truly horrific' passenger incident

The disturbing video showed David Dao , a 69-year-old man, being yanked from his seat and dragged off the plane with blood on his face. The outcry online was instantaneous, too, with prompt calls f...

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Captured Indian fishermen rescued Pakistani officers after their boat capsized near Gujarat

Captured Indian fishermen rescued Pakistani officers after their boat capsized near Gujarat

Later, the PMSA released an Indian fisherman and asked him to head to the Indian coast towing away one damaged boat. In that collision and subsequent capsize, three PMSA guards died while one has gone...

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Twitter Is Suing the Trump Administration

Twitter Is Suing the Trump Administration

Twitter has dropped its lawsuit against the Trump administration following the USA government's decision to withdraw its demand that the company reveal information about an anti-Trump account. "But D...

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