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Tillerson signs global declaration recognizing climate change

The document , known as the Fairbanks Declaration , concluded Tillerson's chairing of a meeting of the Arctic Council, a board made up of indigenous groups and the eight countries bordering the Arct...

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North Korea test-fires missile in bid to test South, US

Moon Jae-in was inaugurated as president of South Korea on Wednesday, after winning 40 percent of the vote in a snap election called after the impeachment of former President Park Geun-hye. military's...

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Turkey among countries hit in cyberattack

Two Renault union members spoke on the condition they remain anonymous because of the sensitive situation. The extortion attack, which locked up computers and held users' files for ransom, was belie...

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Citigroup Indicates Potential 57.11% Increase In Shares Of Snap Chat

Citigroup Indicates Potential 57.11% Increase In Shares Of Snap Chat

Snap's revenue was up 285.6% compared to the same quarter past year. Cantor Fitzgerald upgraded Snap from an "underweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and decreased their price target for the company...

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China tests new missile near Korean Peninsula

Relations between Seoul and Beijing have been growing sour amid the ongoing deployment of the USA missile defense system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD). Zhou Chenming, from the Kno...

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Chinese indigenous passenger jet to take on Boeing, Airbus

Spectators take photos as they watch the COMAC C919, China's first large passenger jet, coming in for a landing on its maiden flight at Shanghai's Pudong airport on May 5. Plenty of nations worry th...

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Trump to visit Middle East in first foreign trip

Two U.S. officials said a U.S. -Saudi working group met at the White House Monday and Tuesday to negotiate the trip, as well as financing for military equipment sales and stopping terrorist financing....

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China and US reach agreement on beef, poultry, natural gas

China and US reach agreement on beef, poultry, natural gas

The deal will also open up USA exports of liquefied natural gas to China . China's Ministry of Agriculture & General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection & Quarantine announced last...

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Sessions Cracks Down: Reverses Obama-era Sentencing Guidelines

Sessions Cracks Down: Reverses Obama-era Sentencing Guidelines

Kamala Harris, D-California, said in a statement that Sessions is trying to revive the " war on drugs ", which she said "treated drugs, addiction and substance abuse as a crime instead of as a publi...

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Crude oil prices at lowest level in five months

Crude oil prices at lowest level in five months

Also, the recent policy decision by the United States government towards allowing drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic Ocean will ensure that U.S. oil and gas industry will maintain strong production i...

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Trump on Comey's firing: There's 'no right time to do it'

Trump on Comey's firing: There's 'no right time to do it'

As an alternative, he suggested having a press conference every two weeks that he would host himself. "I think it's a good idea", he said. Pirro pressed him on the issue, saying at one point, "You c...

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GP of Spain: Hamilton gets pole, Stroll 18 th

GP of Spain: Hamilton gets pole, Stroll 18 th

Hamilton comfortably took provisional pole after the first runs in the top-ten shootout at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, posting a 1 minute 19.149 second lap, to leave him 0.241secs up on team-m...

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Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Going Through Hard Times This Year

Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Going Through Hard Times This Year

Addison Capital Co's holdings in Oracle were worth $2,811,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in ORCL . ...

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Boardwalk Real Estate reports 1Q results

Kelly David bought $1,116 worth of Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc (NASDAQ: WHLR ) on Monday, March 27. If you are viewing this article on another website, it was illegally stolen and repub...

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Sean Spicer missing from briefings during key week for Trump

Sean Spicer missing from briefings during key week for Trump

Later, the president and his advisers said Trump had planned to fire Comey since taking office. But Sanders offered a "significant contrast" in the briefing room Wednesday, said another White Hous...

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Passengers get into fistfight aboard Southwest flight

Another passenger and flight attendant intervened and eventually pulled away the man throwing punches. Cable was charged with two counts of misdemeanor battery, to which he plead not guilty, in court ...

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McIlroy to undergo test on troublesome back

Scott followed by spinning a shot off the bank and into the water for a double bogey, and he compounded that with another double bogey. "I played some good golf out there, and unfortunately not on t...

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Snapchat CEO burns Facebook on earnings call

Snapchat CEO burns Facebook on earnings call

It's bad, but not unprecedented, reports the Los Angeles Times , noting Facebook stock fell 10% and Twitter stock fell 22% following the first quarterly earnings report after an IPO . Snap CEO ...

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Just 21% of Voters Approve of the New GOP Health Care Plan

A Quinnipiac University National survey released Thursday found that just 21 percent of USA voters support the recently revised American Health Care Act , which looks to undo much of President Bara...

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Crude oil prices lose grip on psychological barrier of $50 per barrel

Crude oil prices lose grip on psychological barrier of $50 per barrel

Other analysts agreed the steep price falls would likely force Opec members to extend production cuts later this month, but they said the prospect of deeper cuts appeared slim. Both contracts slid dur...

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Senate GOP examining ways to repeal ObamaCare insurance rules

The Republicans should feel very good for themselves for passing their health care bill, especially since Rep. Tom MacArthur of New Jersey authored an amendment to the bill to exempt members of Congre...

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Isaiah Thomas on Game 7: 'That's Where Legends Are Born'

As luck would have it, Wizards star John Wall would put the nail in the coffin for the Celtics as he hit a dagger three in the final; seconds to send the second-round series to a final 7th game. The...

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Putin Discusses Crisis on Korean Peninsula With New S Korea's President

US officials have said they see no value in resuming global talks with North Korea under current circumstances and that Pyongyang must make clear it is committed to denuclearization. Yoon said the ini...

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North Korea Fires Missile Days After South Gets New President

North Korea launched a ballistic missile from the northwestern part of the country early Sunday, the South Korean Joints Chief of Staff said. It came from near Kusong, close to North Korea's west ...

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Christie Concerned About Trump's Tax Plan

Christie Concerned About Trump's Tax Plan

AMP chief economist Shane Oliver has also said that if Australia is unable to compete with the USA tax rate, companies may decide to move their head office from Australia to the US. That proposal is o...

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Japan Aso says gradually seeing the course of United States policies

The meeting focused on finance and security issues such as keeping multinationals from dodging taxes and a collective response to cybercrime like the ransomware attack that hit dozens of countries o...

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Consumer prices rebounded 0.2% in April

The Fed increased its benchmark overnight interest rate by 25 basis points in March and has forecast two more rate hikes for this year. Holders of Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities and U.S. The ...

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Yakamas call for faster cleanup of Hanford tunnel

Yakamas call for faster cleanup of Hanford tunnel

The sinkhole was found Tuesday, prompting an emergency at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation with evacuations of some workers and orders for others to stay inside buildings scattered across the 500 squ...

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America First Keeps G-7 on Toes as Mnuchin Says They Understand

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Saturday after meeting with officials from the world's other industrialized democracies that he thought they were more at ease with Donald Trump's economic ...

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Russian Federation ready to extend output cut deal with Opec

Russian Federation ready to extend output cut deal with Opec

US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude fell below $45 per barrel for the first time since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreed to cut output in November. "We feel that t...

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Oil prices steady as United States stockpiles drop again

Later in the day Tuesday, the American Petroleum Institute reported total crude oil stocks declined 5.8 million barrels last week. But after Brent prices fell back below $50 per barrel last week, ...

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Bank of England says solid economic growth is linked to 'smooth' Brexit

Bank of England says solid economic growth is linked to 'smooth' Brexit

Despite that, some of the MPC members commented they would give up their dovish stance relatively soon should they see any signs of an upside momentum establishing in GDP or inflation. The Bank now ex...

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EIA lowers forecasts for oil prices

Global benchmark Brent crude, according to Reuters news agency, settled up $1.49 a barrel, or 3 per cent, to $50.22 a barrel. Industry group American Petroleum Institute reported that crude prices...

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United Kingdom families being hit hard, says Bank of England

Financial markets are now pricing in two Bank of England rate rises by 2020, up from one when the Bank finalised its latest Inflation Report projections last week. But forecasts were raised for future...

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Is 'SNL' Live Tonight? Find Out Who The Next Musical Guest Is

SNL has also released a brief promo music video set to " I Feel Pretty " from West Side Story , showing McCarthy prancing around and getting transformed into the press secretary. "Straight out da bu...

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