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Leaders Brief Congress on Review of North Korea Policy

The Pacific commander said that he was taking Kim Jong Un at his word that the North Korean leader is determined to develop a long-range nuclear missile that could strike the USA and that should "pr...

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The Liberum Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Electrocomponents plc (ECM)

The stock of Nuvista Energy Ltd (TSE:NVA) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, January 30 by TD Securities. Robert W. Baird downgraded the shares of MRCC in report on Monday, January 9 to "Neutral" ratin...

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Cenovus reports $211M quarterly profit on higher oil sands production

Cenovus reports $211M quarterly profit on higher oil sands production

Cenovus Energy (TSE:CVE) traded down 0.175% during trading on Friday, reaching $14.235. There are 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings, 8 buy ratings on the stock. On 2/12/2016 Cenovus Energy announced a q...

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Briefing to Senate on North Korea Includes Talk of Military Force

Susan Thornton, the acting top United States diplomat for East Asia, said there is debate about whether Pyongyang is willing to give up its weapons programmes. Harris said the USS Carl Vinson strike...

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Bihar Mourns the Death of Vinod Khanna

Bihar Mourns the Death of Vinod Khanna

Entire film fraternity was present, including Rishi Kapoor , Ramesh Sippy and Abhishek Bachchan. Mr Zia added that he also presented a copy of his book, "Peshawar Kay Funkar" (artists of Peshawar), t...

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United Kingdom economy grew by 0.3% as service sector slows

Britain's powerhouse services sector, which accounts for 78% of the United Kingdom economy, put downward pressure on overall growth after expanding by 0.3% between January and March this year, slowin...

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There is 'absolutely' a chance of 'major, major conflict' with North Korea

Trump's warning on Thursday came towards the end of a week where the administration has made a concerted effort to restrain Pyongyang from carrying out major new weapons tests. He also said it had bee...

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Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns

Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns

Indeed, Mr Bell says, "the crude output Opec producers are keeping offline is hanging over the market". Oil prices dipped on Monday, reversing earlier gains as concerns about a pick up in US drillin...

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Dinakaran, friend brought to Chennai for questioning

Dinakaran, friend brought to Chennai for questioning

Chandrasekhar had allegedly told the police he was Dinakaran's "middleman" and was asked to pay the money to the officials for allotting the party symbol to AIADMK's Sasikala faction. Reports say the ...

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Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on General Motors Company (GM)

It is negative, as 77 investors sold Ford Motor Company shares while 407 reduced holdings. The institutional investor owned 729,796 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock after buying an additional...

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Central Valley Community Bank buying Folsom Lake Bank

The stock of Central Valley Community Bancorp (NASDAQ:CVCY) hit a new 52-week high and has $24.58 target or 9.00% above today's $22.55 share price. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a "hold" rating...

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Global stocks mostly rise as investors mull French election

Global stocks mostly rise as investors mull French election

The outcome lessens the risk of an anti-establishment shock on the scale of UK's vote to quit the European Union and bolsters the case for closer ties between France and Germany. The S&P 500 is up 135...

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The Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Underweight"

By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts ratings can give an investment picture with updated information of stock which helps investors to make...

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The Australian Federal Police Illegally Accessed A Journalist's Metadata

The Australian Federal Police Illegally Accessed A Journalist's Metadata

Media Entertainment Arts Alliance chief Paul Murphy said despite all the requirements put in place before journalists' information could be accessed, the system still failed. As a result of the breach...

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Oil prices face second weekly loss as oversupply lingers

Oil prices face second weekly loss as oversupply lingers

Energy Information Administration for monthly gains of about 29,000 bpd in 2017 and 57,000 bpd in 2018. Oil prices have in recent months been buoyed by a deal by the Organization of the Petroleum Ex...

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Healthy profits for McDonald's, others vault stocks higher

The Dow Jones industrials gained 232 points, or 1.1 percent, to 20,996. The Nasdaq composite rose 6 points, or 0.1 percent, to 6,032. It had climbed to within a whisper of its March 1 record closing l...

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Royal Bank of Scotland swings to profit in 1st Q

Royal Bank of Scotland swings to profit in 1st Q

Firstly, a strong and improving core bank and secondly, fewer remaining legacy issues. Although the Q1 results do not look too bad in isolation, you have to look at the long-term trend. Last year, R...

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Couple arrested in Waterford on suspicion of terrorism

Couple arrested in Waterford on suspicion of terrorism

They are thought to have been arrested on suspicion of organising financial aid to benefit a terrorist organisation. The couple, who are said to have lived in the Waterford area for some time, are b...

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How Trump's tax plan would affect households

How Trump's tax plan would affect households

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , right, joined by National Economic Director Gary Cohn, center, and White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks in the briefing room of the White House in Wash...

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Devotees throng churches for Easter celebrations

Dyed Easter eggs have been a symbol strongly associated with the holiday for many years. "Easter celebrations have become traditions and marketing strategies that people use to satisfy themselves", ...

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Starbucks profit meets Wall Street view, shares fall

Starbucks profit meets Wall Street view, shares fall

Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 2,637 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $143,000 after buying an additional 1,715 shares during the period. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reut...

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Dairy, lumber, pharma: Trump team signals broader renegotiation of NAFTA

Dairy, lumber, pharma: Trump team signals broader renegotiation of NAFTA

The upper Midwest timber industry is welcoming the Trump administration's announcement that it's imposing tariffs averaging 20 percent on softwood lumber entering the United States from Canada. Carr...

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United States Steel Corporation downgraded to Hold By Deutsche Bank

United States Steel Corporation downgraded to Hold By Deutsche Bank

Steel posted adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization of $74 million, falling short of all nine analyst estimates. Longbow Research began coverage on shares of United ...

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Oil Tumbles Most in Six Weeks as U.S. Gasoline Supplies Advance

Oil Tumbles Most in Six Weeks as U.S. Gasoline Supplies Advance

Crude inventories fell 1.03 million barrels to 532.3 million last week, the agency reported Wednesday. West Texas Intermediate for May delivery dropped $1.97, or 3.8 percent, to settle at $50.44 a...

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Starbucks quarterly revenue falls short, stock falls

Starbucks quarterly revenue falls short, stock falls

In April, Starbucks received a lot of buzz on social media, after releasing a limited-time offering, a sweet-and-sour Unicorn Frappuccino, which quickly sold out at many locations. Analysts were exp...

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Violent street gang MS-13 puts Long Island towns in its grip

Violent street gang MS-13 puts Long Island towns in its grip

However, there is another issue and this is one that has become much more heightened under the watch of new U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions who will be in Central Islip on Friday. Crime scene inve...

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Trump under fire over huge tax cut for the rich

Trump under fire over huge tax cut for the rich

These are key Republican goals that would require lawmakers to eliminate or reduce precious tax breaks enjoyed by millions of Americans. "I think the folks who are saying it's gonna add to the defi...

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Oil prices fall following Libyan oil fields restart

Oil prices fall following Libyan oil fields restart

At 15:42 BST, Nymex-priced West Texas Intermediate crude was down 2.16% to $48.55 a barrel. The American Petroleum Institute cast a cloud over the. Rystad Energy expects U.S. Russian Energy Minist...

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Tech-heavy stock gauge tops 6000 — Nasdaq's record high

The Standard & Poor's 500 index edged up 1 point, less than 0.1 percent, to 2,388. The Dow soared more than 200 points, while the S&P and Nasdaq climbed about 1 percent. New items on its menu helped...

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Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL) has a 52-Week High of $4.44

Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL) has a 52-Week High of $4.44

Stock's intraday price range hit the peak level of $8.51 and touched the lowest level of $8.05. Royal Bank of Canada's price target would indicate a potential upside of 48.70% from the stock's current...

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Forget autonomous cars, Uber will give us flying taxi services in 2020

Uber Technologies Inc., the US developer of a flying taxi service, plans to launch flying vehicles with a pilot by 2020, the company's Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Holden, said on Thursday. A p...

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Why Donald Trump's Tax Plan Can't 'Pay for Itself'

And this is something we have been talking about since the campaign. But the biggest missing detail of all was: How will the White House pay for the tax cut? To minimize that, Republicans will rely ...

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Tri Pointe Homes, Inc. (NYSE:TPH) Under Analyst Spotlight

Howard Hughes Medical Institute boosted its stake in shares of TRI Pointe Group by 1.7% in the first quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System boosted its position in shares of TRI Pointe Gro...

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Get Ready For A Tougher Australian Citizenship Test

Crucially for Indians hoping to use the 457 route, the new two-year visa can not be used as a pathway to permanent residency . Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks during a press co...

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Oil falls on bulging U.S. crude inventories, record global supplies

Oil falls on bulging U.S. crude inventories, record global supplies

JP Morgan told the news agency: "Crude markets are close to floating storage economics and this is a bearish sign for output price developments". The average value of the Brent crude oil forward c...

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