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Christians observe Holy Saturday

The emptiness and sadness of Good Friday has been changed into fullness and joy. Easter is the time of the year when Christians remember the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The best ...

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Australian citizenship to include test of 'values'

Although this path remains open, US President Donald Trump has already made it harder for the visas to be granted, reflected in the fact that H-1B applications this year dropped for the first time i...

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Trump orders review of national monuments to allow development

Trump orders review of national monuments to allow development

But new development is largely restricted, which is the source of heated controversy in rural towns surrounded by federal land where many residents make their living from natural resources. "This orde...

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Trump tax plan slashing business rates to test support in Congress

For all the talk of high-minded, growth-oriented tax reform, all the Trump administration offered on Wednesday as the president announced his tax plan was an unsurprising package of tax cuts for the...

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What Are Analysts Suggestions On Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE)

What Are Analysts Suggestions On Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE)

Since November 28, 2016, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $47,135 activity. Energy Transfer Equity ( NYSE:ETE ) traded down 2.67% on Wednesday, reaching $18.62. Putnam Investments Ltd investe...

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AAP in huddle; Kejriwal asks councillors 'not to betray party'

The BJP won 181 of 270 municipal wards, leaving 48 for AAP and 30 for Congress. Manoj Tiwari helped the BJP win the support of Poorvanchali voters. While adressing the members of the party Kejriwal in...

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MCD Elections 2017: BJP sweeps Delhi civic polls, blow to AAP

The party's leadership could expect more acrimony in the days to come as AAP's NRI leaders from Canada and the U.S. rejected central leaders Sanjay Singh and Durgesh Pathak alleging that they ran Punj...

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Deutsche: Brexit risk to up to 4000 United Kingdom jobs

Deutsche: Brexit risk to up to 4000 United Kingdom jobs

Pre-tax profit of 878 million euros climbed 52% year-on-year. However, lower revenues adversely affected results. Comparatively, Deutsche Bank AG posted earnings of $0 per share in the same quarter a ...

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Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Microsoft (MSFT)

Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Microsoft (MSFT)

Scharf Investments LLC owned about 0.06% of Microsoft worth $264,372,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. It is positive, as 49 investors sold MSFT shares while 897 reduced holdings. The company ge...

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Uber will offer UK drivers (limited) sick and injury benefits

Uber will offer UK drivers (limited) sick and injury benefits

With the rise of Uber, the ride-hailing app's customer rating system has become an unofficial badge of honor: People who have high ratings tend to be quite proud. Uber officials claim that the move ...

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British PM, Corbyn trade blows in final pre-election clash

British PM, Corbyn trade blows in final pre-election clash

She added: "The weak and divided Labour Party can not even unite their own party let alone the country". "We need a General Election and we need one now", she said . Mrs May has declined to guara...

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Trump plans to sign order for US break from NAFTA

Freeland said she has had discussions with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in recent days and some progress has been made, but there's no sign of a deal yet. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with ...

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Stephen Lynch: Michael Flynn probe 'could be much wider'

Questions were also raised about Flynn's $530,000 in consulting work his company, Flynn Intel Group, performed for a businessman with links to the Turkish government. Spicer said that the president wa...

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Donald Trump govt to announce major tax reforms in United States next week

Donald Trump govt to announce major tax reforms in United States next week

But on Sunday, Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney appear to cast doubt on Mnuchin's statements, saying the White House still hadn't decided whether to pursue a long-term or short-t...

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Tax plan raises questions about ballooning deficit

Tax plan raises questions about ballooning deficit

The Trump administration on Wednesday announced what it claimed to be "one of the biggest tax cuts in American history", through drastically reducing tax rates both in the business and individual ...

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BC Liberals, NDP spar over donation from billionaire developer

He said the B.C. government delayed taking action until last summer because wealthy developers who donate to the Liberals were becoming rich as house prices soared. "It is high time that British Colum...

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US Won't Give Exxon Mobil Exception to Drill for Oil in Russian Federation

Exxon Mobil has requested a waiver from U.S. sanctions against Russian Federation in order to restart its joint venture with state oil company Rosneft , The Wall Street Journal has reported. Sinc...

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USA imposes new tariffs on Canadian softwood after Commerce Dept ruling

The president says subsidized Canadian lumber has hurt the industry here. What local builders say: Rick Koze, president and owner of Kay Builders, says the new tariffs could drive home prices up...

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Dubai to be Uber's testing ground for flying vehicles

Presumably we'll still need the cars for smaller journeys and areas without landing options - but whether the flying cabs and cars will be automated by then isn't so obvious. Uber has faced a series...

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US durable goods advance modest 0.7 per cent in March

US durable goods advance modest 0.7 per cent in March

Overall demand grew more slowly in March in part because orders for motor vehicles and parts declined for the second straight month, falling 0.8% from February. That missed forecasts for growth of 1.2...

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White House: Trump's Trade Call With Trudeau 'Amicable.' Canada: Not So Much

White House: Trump's Trade Call With Trudeau 'Amicable.' Canada: Not So Much

Independent trade panels have sided with Canada in all four of the previous cases. Freeland said she had had long conversations with Ross on Sunday and Monday about lumber. Lumber Coalition. The Com...

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Trump unveils blueprint for major tax reforms

Trump unveils blueprint for major tax reforms

It largely echoes the proposal Trump outlined as a candidate and did not include some key details. This is another tax cut for only the rich (like his health-care bill) that offers no immediate benefi...

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(EXAS) Hits New 52-Week High on Earnings Beat

(EXAS) Hits New 52-Week High on Earnings Beat

EXACT Sciences (NASDAQ: EXAS ) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February 21st. During the same quarter a year ago, the company earned ($0.41) earnings per share. Zacks Investment Research...

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Trump's 15% business tax is lowest for big economy

But Trump's top economic adviser used some bad math to describe the proposal, raising questions. The existing standard deduction Americans can claim is $6,300 for individuals and $12,600 for marri...

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Trump Not Pulling Out of NAFTA 'at This Time'

Trump Not Pulling Out of NAFTA 'at This Time'

To recap: NAFTA , passed in the early 1990s, eliminated most tariffs on products traded between the U.S., Canada and Mexico , which for the auto industry has also meant a huge boost to vehicle pro...

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Amazon's results beat estimates, lifted by cloud unit; shares hit high

Amazon's results beat estimates, lifted by cloud unit; shares hit high

The revenue growth and profitability of Amazon has been hard for analysts to estimate as the company continues to invest heavily in areas that include its web services operation, fulfillment centers...

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SoCal national monument land could be affected by Trump order

Trump, signing the order at the Department of the Interior, vowed to give control over local lands "back to the states and people where it belongs", specifically citing President Barack Obama's Decem...

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FCC Chairman Announces Plan to Roll Back Key Net Neutrality Rules

A plan to reverse the rules approved by the FCC under Democratic President Barack Obama is expected to set off a fight over the future of the internet regulation. The rules approved by the FCC in 20...

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Trump Rules Out Swift Nafta Exit in Favor of Renegotiation

Trump's top advisers had been embroiled in a debate over how aggressively to proceed on reshaping USA participation in Nafta, with hard-liners favoring a threatened withdrawal as soon as this week and...

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European Central Bank maintains ultra-loose monetary policy

The ECB also left untouched plans to buy Euro 60 bln of corporate and government bonds per month until December under its "quantitative easing" program. Thursday's decision "suggests that the Bank is ...

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Medical Properties Trust Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $33.50 price target (up previously from $31.00) on shares of Hospitality Properties Trust in a research report on Friday, January 6th. If y...

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Samsung's profit at 3-year high thanks to memory chips

Mr Lee denies any wrongdoing. A Samsung spokesperson said the company can not comment on "the future product plan". "The company believes a holding company does not have clear benefits compared to...

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Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Getting Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Report Shows

Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Getting Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Report Shows

Revenues were also up over 28 percent in the first quarter. The lowest price target out of the polled analysts is presently $280. After a year in the doldrums following 2015's E. The purchase was di...

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Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates €5.20 Price Target for Nokia Oyj (NOKIA)

Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates €5.20 Price Target for Nokia Oyj (NOKIA)

The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.05/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 62.5%. The company reported revenue of $6.89 Billion in the same period past year. Tocquevi...

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Brewers jump on Reds early in 9-4 win

If you only counted the eight that Thames has hit off Cincinnati pitchers this season, he would still have more home runs than anyone else in the majors. "I have to do a better job of making pitches a...

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