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French intelligence report says Assad forces behind April 4 sarin attack

French intelligence services have scientific proof that the Syrian regime was responsible for a suspected chemical attack that killed 87 people, France's foreign minister said yesterday. Syrian P...

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Analyst Earnings Forecast Scan: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Analyst Earnings Forecast Scan: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

We have $14.26 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:MRO worth $495.20 million less. Amer holds 2,818 shares or 0% of its portfolio. As per Thursday, April 13, the company rating was downgraded by RBC C...

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Pumps more, but OPEC and North Korea loom

Earlier on Wednesday, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said U.S. crude stocks fell 1 million barrels on the week, a bit less than anticipated. Crude oil futures stabilized Thursday a...

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Arsenal climb up the table after win over Leicester

Sanchez stood directly in front of Leicester's Christian Fuchs as he attempted to take a long throw-in. The Chilean was given a yellow card for not being the required two metres away. Wenger said ...

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Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Closed at $59.26

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Closed at $59.26

Goldstein, however, received an allowance of close to $1.24 million in 2016 for his personal use of aircraft. (NYSE: LVS ) traded 1.35% higher at $59.26. BKS Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shar...

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United unveils 10 policy changes, will pay bumped passengers up to $10000

The airline has announced a series of customer changes on its website . Munoz apologized to Dao after initially saying the passenger had been "belligerent" and "disruptive" in an email to employees....

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Donald Trump proposes biggest tax cut to bolster job prospect in US

One Trump proposal that stands in the way of that support would allow personal income from business operations to be taxed at 15 percent instead of a higher individual rate. THE TAX PLAN COMETH: Alo...

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Trump proposes major tax cuts, 15% corporate rate

Marr says scrapping the state and local provision would have the biggest impact and would largely hurt Americans in "blue", or Democratic states on the coasts that pay higher state and local tax rate...

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American Airlines passenger says flight attendant almost hit baby

American Airlines passenger says flight attendant almost hit baby

The incident follows another high-profile clash on a United Airlines plane two weeks ago, when a passenger was violently removed from an overbooked flight . "Good customer service is finding a way to...

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European Union leaders give mixed reaction to 1st round of French election outcome

Stepping back from National Front will give Le Pen more freedom to change certain aspects of her project and to rally support she needs, according to people close to the far-right politician who spok...

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Detention for Uncle Sam? Trump Takes Aim at Gov't Role in Education

The late-night television personality lampooned Canada's polite response to Trump's claims that Canada's lumber and dairy policies have been "rough" on the US or a "disgrace" that is hurting USA dairy...

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Trump tax plan leaves most of the hard work to Congress

Sen. Bernie Sanders singled out the elimination of the estate tax as a "$4 billion tax break to the Trump family" which he called "especially outrageous". But recently Ireland has come under fire from...

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Southcross Energy Partners, L.P

Southcross Energy Partners, L.P

The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.03. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q4 2016. They now hav...

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Russian hackers 'targeted French presidential candidate Macron campaign'

After that incident, Mr Macron laid low for several days, while Ms Le Pen's campaign went on the offensive. Mr Macron got through the first round of the presidential election as did Marine Le Pen. H...

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Police raid office of Khodorkovsky-backed charity in Moscow

Police raid office of Khodorkovsky-backed charity in Moscow

OR (Otkrytaya Rossia), the Institute of Modern Russia and the Open Russia Civic Movement have been recognised as "undesirable" by the Prosecutor General in line with a controversial Russian law that t...

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Oil Prices dip as concerns of Oversupply emerge

Oil Prices dip as concerns of Oversupply emerge

Brent futures were up 22 cents at $52.18/barrel late afternoon Gulf time yesterday. But prices pared gains and dropped back below $50, as falling fuel prices weighed on the oil market. US West Texas...

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Upbeat Lloyds doubles profits to £1.3bn

Lloyds Banking Group PLC now has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 69.27 ($0.89). Shares for $3.37 million were sold by den Dikken Wouter Marinus on Monday, March 13. The ex...

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Rupee scales near 21-month high of 64.26 on global cues

Rupee scales near 21-month high of 64.26 on global cues

Benchmark sensex slipped over 103 points to end at 30,029.74, while Nifty lost 9.70 points to 9,342.15. Forex dealers said that apart from weakness in the dollar against other currencies overseas,...

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Different president, same old government shutdown threats

Different president, same old government shutdown threats

SHAPIRO: What do you make of President Trump's willingness to back down from both of these issues, the border wall and health care? It also came after House Speaker Paul Ryan insisted Wednesday that t...

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You Can Now Pocket $10k for Being Kicked Off a United Flight

You Can Now Pocket $10k for Being Kicked Off a United Flight

Commenting on the policy changes, Oscar Munoz, United CEO said: "Every customer deserves to be treated with the highest levels of service and the deepest sense of dignity and respect". By June, United...

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Congress Moves Closer to Deal to Avert US Government Shutdown

Congress Moves Closer to Deal to Avert US Government Shutdown

Democrats said they were anxious Republicans could try to attach language limiting family-planning funds or undo Wall Street reforms enacted after the 2007-09 financial crisis. A new wrinkle emerged...

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DuPont profit beats predictions on strong seed demand

DuPont profit beats predictions on strong seed demand

Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $74.00 target price on shares of Dow Chemical in a research report on Tuesday, March 28th. According to the KFTC's press release, the...

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Airbus says yet to see proof of Pratt & Whitney engine fix (UTX)

Airbus says yet to see proof of Pratt & Whitney engine fix (UTX)

In a statement, Airbus confirmed that the engine issues "need to be resolved", and that it expected profit for the next financial year. The value of new orders secured by Airbus in the first quart...

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US unemployment claims tick up but remain at low level

US unemployment claims tick up but remain at low level

Data for the prior week was revised to show 1,000 fewer applications received than previously reported. Jobless claims have stayed below 300,000 for 112 consecutive weeks, the longest such streak si...

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Uber takes to the skies with next ride-hailing project

While the technology, eventually, seems likely, the question on whether our skies will fill with low-flying cars at the number and frequency that we have on the ground is worth certainly asking. "By d...

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Trump Tax Plan May Hit WNY Taxpayers

Notably absent from the page was the Republican-based border adjustment tax, which would have installed a 20% tax on imported goods (but not exported) goods, including goods manufactured overseas for ...

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Donald Trump slashes business tax rate by 20%

According to the Center for American Progress, a typical family of two married adults with two children in one of the aforementioned regions would only receive $5 and some change under Trump's plan,...

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BMO Capital Markets Begins Coverage on McDonald's Co. (MCD)

BMO Capital Markets Begins Coverage on McDonald's Co. (MCD)

Goldman Sachs Group Inc set a $121.00 price objective on McDonald's Co. and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 25th. If you are accessing this story on an...

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Trump 'considering draft order to scrap Nafta'

It was unclear whether the order would be enacted by President Donald Trump, who has vowed to pull out from NAFTA - a U.S., Mexico and Canada trade pact - if he can not win better terms for America. "...

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Ontario Set to Unveil Its Plan to Cool Toronto Housing

Those same media reports revealed that Ontario will impose a 15% tax on residential real estate purchases by anyone who is not a citizen or permanent resident, if they are not living in the province...

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Daily Ratings & News for American Airlines Group Inc

Daily Ratings & News for American Airlines Group Inc

The company has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $46.15. American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) opened at 45.15 on Monday. The transaction was disclosed in a filing wit...

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With no Trump bump, Twitter has first drop in revenue since IPO

Next is EPS, and this is one of the three sections of the reporting where Twitter records its biggest victory over analysts: expected to report only $0.01 EPS, Twitter came forward with $0.11 EPS....

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United Airlines introduces 10 new policies to protect travelers

The continental giant rabbit, Simon, which was bound for O'Hare, had a veterinary checkup three hours before takeoff from Heathrow Airport near London and was "fit as a fiddle", his breeder said. The ...

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WH: Trump's Priorities on Border Wall Have Not Changed

Trump, however, said he had not changed his stance, tweeting on Tuesday, "It will get built and help stop drugs, human trafficking etc". "The wall gets built, 100 percent", Trump said in brief r...

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Firebrand pundit Ann Coulter cancels UC Berkeley talk

Firebrand pundit Ann Coulter cancels UC Berkeley talk

Conservative firebrand Ann Coulter on Wednesday canceled a planned appearance at the University of California, Berkeley, saying she had lost the backing of the groups that had sponsored her talk...

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