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Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)

Alyeska Investment Group L.P. acquired a new position in Juniper Networks during the fourth quarter valued at about $46,947,000. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Juniper Network...

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OPEC and oil prices: Looking ahead to the May meeting

JPMorgan is forecasting USA shale to grow by 1.05 million barrels a day next year, while Bank of America Merrill Lynch has a figure of 950,000 barrels a day. According to the report , commercial inve...

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UK consumer inflation rises to 3 ½-year high of 2.7 percent

The ONS said workers' total earnings including bonuses rose by an annual 2.4% in the first quarter of 2017, edging up from growth of 2.3% in the three months to February and in line with the forecast ...

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Alibaba quarterly profits almost double to $1.55 bn

Alibaba quarterly profits almost double to $1.55 bn

It reported adjusted earnings of 63 cents a share, missing the consensus of 66 cents (4.53 yuan). China's top e-commerce firm also announced a two-year share repurchase program of up to $6 billion. ...

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Trump seeks new Federal Bureau of Investigation nominee

Trump seeks new Federal Bureau of Investigation nominee

Comey was sacked over his handling of the federal investigation involving Mr. Trump's former rival, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, and her use of a private email server while ...

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Another Cyberattack Spreading And It's Worse Than WannaCry

Another Cyberattack Spreading And It's Worse Than WannaCry

But Adylkuzz isn't interested in sharing an affected computer that's capable of communicating over Microsoft's Microsoft Server Message Block (SMB). Many organisations infiltrated by this campaign a...

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DeVos Budget Brings Class War to the Classroom

DeVos Budget Brings Class War to the Classroom

Cuts would affect college work-study programs, public-service loan forgiveness, funding for mental health programs, and advanced coursework, with the elimination of at least 22 programs. Title I funds...

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Gap Q1 earnings rise to 0.36 dollar, reaffirms FY17 outlook

Gap Q1 earnings rise to 0.36 dollar, reaffirms FY17 outlook

Sei Investments holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Gap Inc (NYSE:GPS) for 243,261 shares. Covering analysts issue reports which often provide stock target prices. Taking a broader look brokerage firms' a...

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Free Dunkin' Donuts frozen coffee on Friday

Free Dunkin' Donuts frozen coffee on Friday

During the event, Dunkin' Donuts will surprise select customers at counters throughout the country with $1,000 cash and a summer's supply of Frozen Dunkin' Coffee. Dunkin' Donuts is celebrating its f...

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3 dead, 19 rescued, more still feared trapped in Lagos building collapse

3 dead, 19 rescued, more still feared trapped in Lagos building collapse

General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA , Adesina Tiamiyu confirmed that three dead bodies had so far been evacuated from the building. Spokesperson, National Emergency Mana...

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Campbell Soup's profit drops 4.8 pct (CPB)

Campbell Soup's profit drops 4.8 pct (CPB)

The average EPS estimate of 6 Wall Street analysts is $0.64 per share, compared to the company's reported EPS of $0.65 per share in the year-ago quarter. If you are accessing this article on another d...

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Europe breathes sigh of relief after Macron victory in France

Europe breathes sigh of relief after Macron victory in France

French President-elect Emmanuel Macron holds hands with his wife, Brigitte, during a victory celebration outside the Louvre museum in Paris , Sunday, May 7, 2017. "I want to live in a democracy", he ...

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Foot Locker tanks 16% on weak earnings as sneaker sales lag

Foot Locker tanks 16% on weak earnings as sneaker sales lag

Piper Jaffray Companies set a $76.00 price objective on Foot Locker and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, February 24th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $83....

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Mortgage rates retreat amid political turmoil in Washington

Quote Attributed to Sean Becketti, chief economist, Freddie Mac . A year ago, the rate was 3.58 percent. Meanwhile, Freddie Mac's Primary Mortgage Market Survey showed similar decreases in ave...

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Governor Walker declares State of Emergency following severe weather

Governor Walker declares State of Emergency following severe weather

Flying over the area on Wednesday morning, Bellendir said he saw swirl marks from the tornado in the mud. Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene late Tuesday that one person was known ...

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Oil prices climb on hopes output cuts will be extended

Since the start of March, the Brent price has swung from more than $56 a barrel to less than $47 as opinion has swayed over whether cuts by oil cartel Opec and other producers would offset risin...

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Trump Travels Abroad With Unwanted Baggage of Troubles at Home

In a break with tradition, the President will head to Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican and then Belgium and Italy for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G7 meetings on his first trip overseas. Gr...

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SC reserves verdict on triple talaq

SC reserves verdict on triple talaq

Contesting AIMPLB's claim to be a representative voice of the Muslim community, senior counsel Anand Grover said that Talaq-i-bidat was not an essential part of the Sunni Muslim faith, thus it has bee...

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French president talks to Putin, faces media uproar

Mrs. Merkel pointed out the EU depended on France being strong, and that she and Mr. Macron had a "joint conviction that we are not only going to deal with the British exit from the European Union, ...

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Rajinikanth welcome in politics, says ex-Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam

Rajinikanth welcome in politics, says ex-Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam

The actor however shied away from politics for the reasons best known to him. Panneerselvam faction's leader and a former minister KP Munuswamy said it was natural for Rajinikanth to talk about poli...

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Laptop ban in Europe could cost airline passengers $1 billion

United States officials had previously said they were looking into extending to Europe a ban on electronic devices on flights originating from 10 airports in eight countries including the UAE, Saudi ...

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London airport to get first digital air traffic control

London airport to get first digital air traffic control

The innovative plans are a flagship moment in the airport's thirtieth anniversary year, and mark the start of a technological revolution in United Kingdom airport air traffic management. An architectu...

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Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) Given Neutral Rating at Clarkson Capital

The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX ) is 9.5 percent. Price to Earning P/E ratio and Forward P/E stand at 13.95 and 22.11 respectively. EPS breaks down the profita...

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Kansas lawmakers unsure sales tax should be in budget fix

Kansas lawmakers unsure sales tax should be in budget fix

Senator Mike Rounds, a South Dakota Republican, said senators are focusing on health care in "nearly every meeting" lately, but fears that's getting lost on the public. Cutting exemptions also broaden...

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Oil prices rise on expectation of extended crude supply cut

At the end of November, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreed to cut output by 1.2 million barrels per day (mb/d) from January 1, initially for a period of six months. "The m...

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Microsoft says NSA to blame for Wannacry

May 15, 2017. Trustlook, a next-generation cybersecurity company, has released a free scanner and vaccine toolkit to help protect Windows computers that are either vulnerable to, or have been inf...

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Iran says won't stop its missile program

Raisi has sought to portray the nuclear deal as an empty promise perpetrated by Iran's adversaries, calling it "a check the government has been unable to cash". "There is no material difference betw...

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Mercedes-Benz Energy pairs with solar company to sell batteries, rooftop panels

Mercedes-Benz Energy pairs with solar company to sell batteries, rooftop panels

California is the first U.S. market where Vivint Solar will offer this solution directly to homeowners. Tesla is looking to improve solar adoption by offering more aesthetically appealing solar ...

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At Least 2 Dead, Dozens Injured After Tornadoes Hit Wisconsin, Oklahoma

A farm was damaged after it was hit by a possible tornado near Seiling, Oklahoma, KJRH reports. Severe storms are likely throughout Kansas and Oklahoma. In a well-constructed home, an EF-2 tornado ...

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United Kingdom wage growth falls behind inflation

United Kingdom wage growth falls behind inflation

Alpesh Paleja, the CBI's principal economist, said: "Weakening productivity and slower pay growth, coupled with rising inflation, will continue to squeeze real household earnings". Between January and...

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France's Macron holds 1st Cabinet meeting; half are women

France's Macron holds 1st Cabinet meeting; half are women

Macron named a mix of prominent and un. The Kremlin says the leaders of Russian Federation and France have discussed possible cooperation on worldwide issues, including the fight against terrorism. ...

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USA summoned Turkish ambassador after protester violence

USA summoned Turkish ambassador after protester violence

The incident was considered serious enough that Turkey's ambassador to the United States was summoned to the State Department on Wednesday to discuss it with Undersecretary Tom Shannon, the official...

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Merkel's party snatches state from rivals in crushing election win

It is also the home state of Martin Schulz, the Social Democratic challenger seeking to deny Merkel a fourth term in the September 24 national election. The SPD has rejected the option of ruling with ...

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Brazil's president Temer refuses to quit, as protests erupt over 'bribe tape'

Brazil's president Temer refuses to quit, as protests erupt over 'bribe tape'

Temer , having said on Thursday that he would support a full investigation into the allegations, concluded after hearing the tape that there was nothing in it to incriminate him and that the investi...

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DEADLIEST CATCH Sig Hansen sorry for spitting on Uber driver

DEADLIEST CATCH Sig Hansen sorry for spitting on Uber driver

Police said they found a foot-sized dent in the fender and some spit on the driver's headrest when they examined the vehicle. Hansen still denies spitting on the Uber driver, however, he has offered...

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