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Oil up on falling U.S. inventories

But questions remain about the effectiveness of OPEC-led cuts, with OPEC member Libya saying production now exceeded 800,000 barrels per day (bpd) for the first time since 2014 and could rise to 1.2 m...

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Oil Jumps as Saudi Arabia Voices Support for OPEC Deal Extension

London's FTSE 100 hit a fresh record high on Monday, spurred by a rally in oil prices after Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation said that a crude production cut would be extended. In addition, USA oil...

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Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries -Europol

It's been confirmed that one small HSE-funded healthcare facility in Wexford has been impacted by the ransomware. Many of those victims will be businesses, including large corporations. Sir Michael to...

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Malaysia's clogged oil shipping lanes underscore failure to reduce glut

Malaysia's clogged oil shipping lanes underscore failure to reduce glut

But the market is getting a bit "jittery" as countries decide whether to extend those cuts, he said. Brent , the London-traded contract against which most of the world's crude is priced, closed below...

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.59/share and a Low EPS of $0.56/share. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 75.24% of the company'...

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Western Digital seeks arbitration on Toshiba chips unit sale

Western Digital seeks arbitration on Toshiba chips unit sale

Toshiba is depending on the sale to recuperate from the billions lost in its now bankrupt United States nuclear unit. Toshiba described the financial results it released Monday as "projections", ...

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Southampton 0-2 Arsenal: Match Report & Player Ratings

The Gunners are big favourites to come out on top, but it's been seven years since they've won away to the Potters. With three games in hand, they are now fifth on the table, with 66 points, with fo...

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Deliveryman takes pizza to riders on stalled Amtrak train

Deliveryman takes pizza to riders on stalled Amtrak train

Video shows the dedicated deliveryman walking along the tracks near a creek to find the customer and deliver the pies. He tells The Associated Press that his driver cut through a backyard, stepped dow...

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Diesel emissions contribute to thousands of early deaths

Diesel emissions contribute to thousands of early deaths

For the paper, the researchers assessed 30 studies of vehicle emissions under real-world driving conditions in 11 major vehicle markets representing 80 percent of new diesel vehicle sales in 2015. H...

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Singapore sovereign fund GIC pares UBS stake at a loss

Singapore sovereign fund GIC pares UBS stake at a loss

UBS shares fell 1.3 percent to 16.61 francs in Zurich, erasing earlier gains. GIC was one of the first sovereign funds to pump billions into Western banks, which were rocked by the financial crisis ...

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KSA, Russia agree oil output cuts until Mar 2018

The increase, OPEC said , represents the biggest increase among countries within the oil producers' group. On Monday, the market took a more positive tone as crude oil prices jumped more than 2% to...

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US spat erupts ahead of Trump visit to region

US spat erupts ahead of Trump visit to region

Trump intends to visit the wall, and the envoy insisted the visit would be private, saying Israel doesn't have jurisdiction to demand that he go with Netanyahu . On the campaign trail, Trump voice...

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Buses off roads in TN

Transport Minister MR Vijayabhaskar said the government has sought the help of the Southern Railway to compensate for the lack of public transport. Buses are the main means of transportation for mos...

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Oil prices search for new ceiling on production agreement

Analysts are expecting Opec to extend the agreement for another six months when the cartel meets later this month, and there appears to be a consensus emerging among nations involved in the original p...

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Can we really trust China?

Can we really trust China?

Pence (C) delivers a speech on board the USS Ronald Reagan on April 19, 2017. Like the USS Carl Vinson , both vessels are more than 1,000ft long, and capable of carrying about 100 aircraft. YOKOS...

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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Sold Stock Before Fox Fired Bill O'Reilly

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Sold Stock Before Fox Fired Bill O'Reilly

Berkshire Hathaway will file an update its USA stock holdings on Monday, but CEO Warren Buffett already announced one of the biggest changes the company made in the first quarter. But no 13F is more a...

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Another local election buoys Merkel's party ahead of German national vote

The Christian Democratic Union's victory in North Rhine-Westphalia, home to more than a fifth of German voters, is a resounding confirmation for Merkel, 62, and boosts her standing before a series of ...

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'Super Thursday' Results: GBP/EUR Exchange Rate Slumps to 1.1850 on BoE Dovishness

Economists expect the BoE will trim its growth forecast for this year to account for the weak first quarter, but otherwise its economy and inflation projections will look similar to those from three m...

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Oil price tumbles on fears of oversupply

Oil price tumbles on fears of oversupply

But by 10:30am EST, oil prices began to lift, with WTI trading up 1.43 percent on the day at $46.17 and Brent Crude trading up 1.51 percent on the day at $49.11-still below that important $50 thre...

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Weatherford International Plc (NYSE:WFT) Buy, Hold or Sell?

Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA acquired a new position in shares of Weatherford International Plc during the first quarter worth approximately $100,000. They now have a Dollars 6.5 price target on the stock...

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J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Receives Neutral Rating from Citigroup Inc

J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Receives Neutral Rating from Citigroup Inc

Finally, Hodges Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in J C Penney Company by 33.1% in the first quarter. It now has negative earnings. The Company's business consists of selling merchandise a...

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Russia-backed safe zones deal restores relative calm to Syria

The text of the memorandum was published by the Russian foreign ministry on Saturday. Russian officials said it will be at least another month until the details are worked out and the safe areas estab...

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Tesla gets a surprise downgrade from one of its biggest fans

Even if it wouldn't result in Tesla bringing the vehicle to production any sooner since it is obviously now focusing on Model 3 production and after that Model Y , it would play into the company's mi...

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Why Health Care Professionals Are So Pessimistic About Reform

Almost all District residents who were employed before Obamacare used their employer's health care plan, whether they worked for the District or federal government or the universities or large bus...

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Liberty Global plc (LBTYA) Went Down 0.26% in the last trading session

Finally, Jefferies Group LLC increased their target price on Liberty Global plc - Class A from $42.00 to $43.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, May 4th. The company h...

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Interserve plc's (IRV) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

FMR LLC now owns 441,888 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $8,878,000 after buying an additional 42,130 shares in the last quarter. Kanaly Trust Company owns 9,228 shares or 0.02% of ...

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Microsoft takes on Apple with new $999 Surface Laptop

All the devices will ship with a free Minecraft: Education Edition subscription. Windows 10S will be available on cheaper computers targeted at elementary schools where teachers want predictable, ...

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Microsoft unveils new laptop with new operating system

Microsoft (MSFT) on Tuesday debuted a new high-end notebook computer that aims to take a bite out of Apple's (AAPL) share of the premium laptop business. This particular laptop comes with Windows 10...

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Will Snapchat's New Features Make It More Useful for Marketers?

Will Snapchat's New Features Make It More Useful for Marketers?

The company reported a net loss of $2.2 billion (yes, with a "B") for the quarter, due in large part to $2 billion in compensation costs tied to going public. After the market's close Wednesday, the...

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Trump 'Must Be Charged': Democratic Congressman Calls For Trump's Impeachment

Trump 'Must Be Charged': Democratic Congressman Calls For Trump's Impeachment

The latest public figure to opine that Trump must be impeached is Laurence H Tribe , a professor of constitutional law at the Harvard University who has successfully predicted all United States presi...

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Cyber attack 'could come back this morning' as people return to work

Cyber attack 'could come back this morning' as people return to work

The attack, using a software vulnerability stolen from the US Securioty Agency, has prompted debate about the way governments keep and weaponise software. -based security firm. The companies and gov...

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Delta To Debut Self-Bag Check With Facial Recognition At MSP

Delta To Debut Self-Bag Check With Facial Recognition At MSP

Several U.S. airlines already use self-service bag drops, but this is the first time a U.S. airline has implemented biometrics for the process. Paul International Airport, will cost a total of $600,...

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Bank of England keeps interest rates on hold but lowers growth forecast

Bank of England keeps interest rates on hold but lowers growth forecast

The nine members of the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee voted unanimously to keep interest rates at the record low of 0.25%. Bank of England Governor Mark Carney leaves after speaking at 2017 Insti...

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Liberals win tight poll in Canada's British Columbia, lose majority

Christy Clark told reporters on Tuesday that she'd met with the lieutenant-governor and been asked to continue on as Wednesday, and that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had called to congratulate her. o...

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Family kicked off Delta flight, threatened with jail, foster care

Family kicked off Delta flight, threatened with jail, foster care

A California couple is claiming they were kicked off a Delta Air Lines flight last month with two of their children after refusing to give up a seat they bought for another child. "With him being two,...

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