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Oil dips, hits 11-day low as United States shale output seen surging

Oil dips, hits 11-day low as United States shale output seen surging

U.S. West Texas Intermediate slipped 17 cents to $52.24 a barrel as of 10:49 a.m. EDT (1449 GMT), while Brent dropped 14 cents to $54.75 a barrel. Oil prices ended mixed on Thursday after a seesaw t...

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Oil Prices Little Changed Ahead of Inventory Projections

US crude oil production has responded to improved market conditions to pass 9 million barrels per day. West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark, was up 0.3 percent at $53.23 a barrel as of 1:42 p....

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Will Trump's order help US tech workers or not?

Infosys, India's second-largest IT company, said it continues "to invest in the local communities in which we operate, including hiring local American top talent, bringing education and training to ...

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Lavalin to buy British engineering firm WS Atkins for $3.6B

Lavalin to buy British engineering firm WS Atkins for $3.6B

SNC-Lavalin has not changed its indicative offer of 2080 pence ($26.66) per share in cash, which is a 35.1-per cent premium to Atkin's closing price on 31 March. Consistent with the extensive successi...

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Inflation surprisingly soft as cheaper food offsets higher gas prices

Inflation surprisingly soft as cheaper food offsets higher gas prices

The average of the Bank of Canada's three core inflation measures was 1.5 percent, and the February average was revised down to 1.5 percent from 1.6 percent. Various vegetables are on display at the J...

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KCC denies Westar merger with Great Plains Energy

The last close places the company's stock about $2.69 off its 52 week high of $32.24 and $3.7 above the 52 week low of $25.85. GXP has been the topic of several research reports. For trailing twelve...

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A third of US millennials still live at home, census report finds

A third of US millennials still live at home, census report finds

The report looked at people ages 18 to 34, over the past 40 years and compared four common milestones of adulthood. Many analysts had expected that as the economy improved, younger adults would incr...

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Analysts At Barclays Capital Retained Ferrexpo PLC (LON:FXPO) As Underweight

Ecor1 Capital Llc owns 222,300 shares or 0.57% of their U.S. portfolio. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of €0.15 ($0.16) per share. Restaurant Group The PLC had ...

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Theresa May's call for early election 'cheap opportunism'

It had been hoped talks could start by the end of that month, but EU Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said Wednesday that "the real political negotiations" with Britain would not start till aft...

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Barkindo: OPEC, non-OPEC nation committed to restore market stability

Energy Information Administration (EIA). Inventories are at record highs. While US shale output may come "roaring back" amid higher crude prices, production curbs by Opec and its allies should ...

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President Trump Signs Buy American and Hire American Executive Order

Trump signed an order Tuesday dubbed "Buy American, Hire American", which instructs the Departments of Homeland Security, Justice, Labor and State to recommend new rules to prevent immigration fraud...

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Attack overshadows last campaign day in French election first round

One police officer was killed and two injured in the shooting in Paris on Thursday evening. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File) "Because our country is at war, the response must be global, total", Le Pen ...

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Tennessee Teen, Elizabeth Thomas, Found Safe, Ex-Teacher Arrested

Tennessee Teen, Elizabeth Thomas, Found Safe, Ex-Teacher Arrested

On Thursday, U.S. Attorney Jack Smith said a federal charge has been filed against Cummins. "Whether she was "brainwashed or went willingly"?" "I feel a little amusing because there were all kinds o...

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North Korea missile launch a 'provocation', USA defence chief says

North Korea missile launch a 'provocation', USA defence chief says

Those who would challenge our resolve or readiness should know, we will defeat any attack and meet any use of conventional or nuclear weapons with an overwhelming and effective American response. An u...

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Police clash with protesters calling for president's resignation

In response to the protests, ANC presidential contender Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said in a tweet; "This is what they are protecting. hence some of us are not part of this rubbish". "Such actions have ...

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Champs-Elysees gunman was detained in February for threatening police

French president Francois Hollande said the Champs Élysees attack was "terrorist in nature" and promised "utmost vigilance" by security services to ensure security around the presidential election. "S...

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USA rig count rises 10 this week to 857, Utah static

USA rig count rises 10 this week to 857, Utah static

After taking a hit last year when dozens of US shale producers filed for bankruptcy, private equity funds raised $19.8 billion for energy ventures in the first quarter-nearly three times the total com...

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Trump to order review of Obama tax inversion rules - Mnuchin

The Trump administration plans to rely on controversial assumptions about economic growth to offset steep cuts to tax rates, a chief architect of the plan said Thursday. "We are supportive of him br...

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Tad Cummins faces federal charges, Elizabeth Thomas safe

Barry said on Thursday that Cummins and Elizabeth showed up Tuesday. Siskiyou County Sheriff Jon E. Lopey tells the Associated Press that she did not exhibit any anger toward her teacher. At a n...

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Oil Stocks Collapsing Under the Crude Selloff

Oil Stocks Collapsing Under the Crude Selloff

Brent crude futures were at $53.34 per barrel at 0715 GMT, up 41 cents, or 0.77 per cent, from their last close. While US shale output may come "roaring back" amid higher crude prices, production cu...

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Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM) has current market capitalization of $170.81 Billion

Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM) has current market capitalization of $170.81 Billion

The performance for Year to Date (YTD) is 21.32%. Moving average strategies are also popular and can be tailored to any time frame, suiting both long term investors and short-term traders. Although th...

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Senator Bernie Sanders, DNC Chairman Tom Perez speak to hundreds in Louisville

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin said Kentucky can't afford to keep the Affordable Care Act, which will cost taxpayers an extra $257 million in the state's most recent spending plan. "On issue after issue, ...

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Jenson Button Primed To Fill Alonso's Seat At Monaco GP

Jenson Button Primed To Fill Alonso's Seat At Monaco GP

It didn't take long for McLaren to find a ready and willing substitute for Fernando Alonso , after revealing this week that the Spaniard would be missing the Monaco Grand Prix in favour of racing a...

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United Nations strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

United Nations strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

However, China's defence ministry yesterday said Chinese forces on the country's border with North Korea maintained a state of normal combat preparedness and training. While South Korea has given indi...

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Independent autopsy completed on Aaron Hernandez

Attorneys Jose Baez , left, and Ronald Sullivan, who successfully defended former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in a double-murder case, hold a briefing outside the state medical examine...

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Attacker kills French policeman, injures two others, IS claims responsibility

Officials said Karim Cheurfi lived on the outskirts of the French capital and had not previously been placed on any security watch lists, though he had a long history of run-ins with law enforcement. ...

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GE cash flow turns negative in quarter; profit, revenue beat

GE cash flow turns negative in quarter; profit, revenue beat

On 9/9/2016 General Electric Company announced a quarterly dividend of $0.23 3.02% with an ex dividend date of 9/15/2016 which will be payable on 10/25/2016. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March...

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Canada announces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana

Canada announces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana

He has also said that his late brother Michel was facing marijuana possession charges for a "tiny amount" of pot before his death in an avalanche in 1998, and that this influenced his decision to prop...

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Chevron loses appeal against $260 million Australia tax bill

Chevron loses appeal against $260 million Australia tax bill

In the case of Chevron's loan, the Australian unit of the company reduced its tax burden and the shell company in the U.S. made good profit on the difference in interest rates, but it paid no taxes ...

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United Airlines CEO: No one will be fired in passenger-dragging incident

United CEO Oscar Munoz called the debacle "a system failure" during an investor call Tuesday, as reported by the Chicago Tribune , adding that there was "never consideration" of firing any employee. ...

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Ann Coulter Vows To Speak At UC Berkeley Despite Planned Speech Cancellation

According to University spokesman Dan Mogulof, campus police determined that the same groups that caused last week's violence and during the Yiannopoulos event, had "planned to target the appearance ...

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One policeman killed, two injured in Paris shooting

Karim was born in France and lived in Chelles, a commuter town close to Paris and was jailed for the 2001 attack - but is believed to have been released early in 2016. And the Paris prosecutor said ...

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Ontario housing package to cool GTA market coming today

Ontario housing package to cool GTA market coming today

Flanked by the provincial finance and housing ministers Premier Kathleen Wynne unveiled her plan to address out-of-control home prices and rents, Thursday morning, in the shadow of Liberty Village c...

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UK parliament votes in favour of early national election

Earlier, Mr Corbyn dismissed Mrs May's argument that she needs a fresh mandate to deliver Brexit, and said it was "extremely interesting" that she had chosen to call an election as the Crown Prosecu...

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Mourinho impressed by Shaw, Rashford

I can't say any more than that, I am not a doctor. Marcus Rashford was the hero with his 107th-minute goal , but the triumph came in a cost for the hosts, who lost Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos ...

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