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Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers

Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers

The proposed tax targets dwellings that include one to six units. Facing a dismal approval rating, Ms. Wynne's government has promised action for weeks on housing. Developers have responded by point...

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Analysts Review: CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ:CYTR)

The majority of analysts covering the equity have either a Buy or Strong Buy recommendation on the stock, yielding a consensus score of 2.40. The stock climbed 45.95 percent over the past quarter, whi...

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Nasdaq breaches 6 000 mark for first time ever

Nasdaq breaches 6 000 mark for first time ever

At 10:54 a.m. ET (1454 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average.DJI was up 222.74 points, or 1.07 percent, at 20,986.63, the S&P 500 .SPX was up 12.79 points, or 0.54 percent, at 2,386.94 and the Nas...

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Indian Spirits And Airline Tycoon Vijay Mallya Arrested By UK Police

Indian Spirits And Airline Tycoon Vijay Mallya Arrested By UK Police

The process took rapid strides weeks after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, during a visit to the United Kingdom, reportedly raised with British leaders that a certain "fugitive" was overstaying in Lond...

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Schumer, Trump find an unlikely common foe: Canada

Schumer, Trump find an unlikely common foe: Canada

Trump's ire appears to have been piqued by Canadian producers lowering prices on ultra-filtered milk, a protein byproduct left over from the production of high-fat products like butter. Canadian dairy...

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United execs get dragged to testify on Capitol Hill

The airline suffered a public relations disaster after a video emerged a week ago showing security officers dragging a bloodied passenger off an overbooked United Express flight in Chicago. And some...

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Facebook will now integrate AR technology in its platform

He said the nature of work would also change: "In the future, I think that more of us are going to contribute to culture and society in ways that are not measured by economics or traditional GDP". Fra...

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Marissa Mayer to rake in $184m from Yahoo sale

Marissa Mayer to rake in $184m from Yahoo sale

Marissa Mayer is expected to depart Yahoo following the closing of Verizon's $4.5 billion takeover in June - but she's going to cash out big time, as she now owns stock worth more than $200 million. ...

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Student assessment changes approved by House Education Committee

Association of School Administrators, comes less than a week after several hundred people rallied on the Halifax Mall in downtown Raleigh to demand that the Senate quickly approve House Bill 13 . GOP...

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Why Trump's plan for corporate taxes is a 'magic unicorn'

Why Trump's plan for corporate taxes is a 'magic unicorn'

The Ryan-backed House GOP blueprint released in June calls for replacing the 35 percent rate with a 20 percent rate applied to companies' domestic sales and imported goods, while exempting their expor...

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No one will be fired in United passenger dragging incident

The incident shined a new light on the practice of overbooking, which airlines increasingly rely upon to avoid losing money on seats left when some passengers do not show up for scheduled flights. Man...

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France's steely Le Pen gets far-right in presidential runoff

Le Pen gained over 1.2 million new voters compared with her last presidential bid in 2012, securing 7.6 million ballots, a result she hailed as "historic". In this Monday, April 17, 2017 file photo, f...

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Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

The nuclear-powered USS Michigan made a call at the Port of Busan in time for the 85th anniversary of the founding of the North Korean People's Army. A North Korean foreign ministry spokesman said t...

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Britain witnesses hectic 1st day of election campaigning

Britain witnesses hectic 1st day of election campaigning

The polls - admittedly not always a reliable indicator - give the Tories a 24 point lead and unless there is some sort of political quake, it is hard to see how Labour can pull off a most unlikely vic...

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Wall Street's 'Charging Bull' Creator Hints Lawsuit Coming Over 'Fearless Girl' Statue

Likewise, sculptor Kristen Visbal's Fearless Girl was meant as a temporary month-long installation. The plaque underneath the sculpture reads: "Know the power of women in leadership". Di Modica pl...

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Lawyer for United passenger gets another airline case

Lawyer for United passenger gets another airline case

Eyewitnesses said the flight attendant shown in the video tried to wrestle a stroller away from the woman, who refused to give it up. The airline quickly apologized for the incident, and suspend...

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53 per cent turnout in Delhi municipal polls

Better roads and cleanliness were the most important issues for a majority of voters who exercised their franchise in the MCD polls on Sunday. Around 56 thousand Delhi Police personnel were on duty ...

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(NYSE:CAT) from Farm & Construction Machinery - Todays Top Gains

(NYSE:CAT) from Farm & Construction Machinery - Todays Top Gains

Given the importance of identifying companies that will grow earnings per share at high rate, we then need to consider how to identify which companies will achieve high growth rates. For the first tim...

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The Barclays PLC Reaffirms

The Barclays PLC Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) (CLDT)

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on CLDT. 08/08/2016 - RLJ Lodging Trust was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Robert W. Baird. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st w...

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Nuclear sub USS Michigan heads to South Korea as

Nuclear sub USS Michigan heads to South Korea as "show of force"

North Korea's state media was defiant in a commentary marking the 85th anniversary of the foundation of the Korean People's Army, saying its military was prepared "to bring to closure the history of U...

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Wood recalled, Finn dropped from England's Champions Trophy squad

Finn is, though, included in a 14-man squad for the two matches against Ireland as is Ben Duckett who made his England debut in Bangladesh previous year. "It is pleasing that Mark Wood and David Will...

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PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

PPG Industries ups bid for Akzo Nobel to $28.8B

Akzo has said that it is studying PPG's latest proposal, which values the company at around 26.9 billion euros ($28.8 billion). PPG, anticipating an objection from Akzo, said it would be willing to ...

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Police find adorable goats; patrol with them in the backseat

Police find adorable goats; patrol with them in the backseat

A ME police officer took a pair of wandering pygmy goats for a drive around town and snapped pictures of the animals until their owner could be found. Although Fitzpatrick enjoyed the adorable company...

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Liverpool must believe they can claim top-four finish - Wijnaldum

Liverpool must believe they can claim top-four finish - Wijnaldum

It is a defeat, however, that he says can not be allowed to fester. The next game is Watford and we want to win there and we will see what happens. "Everyone is very disappointed because we should h...

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Police who dragged passenger from United flight stand by use of force

Earlier this month, Dr. David Dao's lawyer said the 69-year-old Kentucky physician suffered a broken nose and broken teeth. He added that the passenger was "flailing and fighting" when Officer Jame...

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Hansa Trust PLC (HAN) to Issue GBX 8 Dividend

Hansa Trust PLC (HAN) to Issue GBX 8 Dividend

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal Weight" on Tuesday, January 12. On Wednesday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy". Restaurant Group PL...

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Miner Freeport's sales take hit from Indonesia export ban

Miner Freeport's sales take hit from Indonesia export ban

Freeport-McMoRan will report its Q1 2017 earnings result and conduct a conference call with analysts on April 25. The biggest holder now is James C. Freeport-McMoran had a negative net margin of 28....

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Nene flawless in Rockets' Game 4 win over Thunder

Nene flawless in Rockets' Game 4 win over Thunder

They've only won one. Russell Westbrook (10-28 shooting) and James Harden (5-16) both struggled from the field in this one, but Houston's bench did more than enough to carry the load. Chris Paul h...

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Syria Crisis: US Official Doubts Syria's Chemical Weapon Production Capability

While Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said the US didn't provide evidence that Assad was responsible for the April 4 attack in Idlib, officials in Washington on Tuesday published a four-page docum...

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Desjardins Raises Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) Price Target to C$232.00

The firm is expected to issue its next earnings report on Wednesday, July 19th. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 84 cents per share. Ne...

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Bashar Assad asks United Nations to probe suspected chemical attack

The suspected attack on the rebel-held town in Idlib province killed at least 87 people, including many children, and images of the dead and of suffering victims provoked global outrage. It was the fi...

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White House offer conflicting details of Trump tax plan

Former reality television star Donald J. Trump promised late on Friday to reveal plans for a " massive " tax cut for Americans next week. Nearly 100 days into his presidency - and 22 months after ...

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Perigon Wealth Management LLC Purchases 478 Shares of Intel Co

The stock appeared -6.31% below its 52-week highs and is down -0.08% for the last five trades. Hodges Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Intel by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. This i...

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Russian Federation so far reduces oil output by 250000 bpd

Russian Federation so far reduces oil output by 250000 bpd

The good news for consumers: Some relief could soon be coming to the pump. USA oil drillers slowed the pace of a months-long expansion as investors worry that growing shale production will ruin OPEC...

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Army Canteen Removes Patanjali Amla Juice From All Of Its Stores

Army Canteen Removes Patanjali Amla Juice From All Of Its Stores

Amla juice was one of Patanjali Ayurved's first consumer launches, and its success helped the company enter more than two-dozen categories, underpinned by advertising support that claimed the company ...

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