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Senior Saudi energy official visits Baghdad to extend oil output cuts

Benchmark oil prices rallied about 5.5% last week, their best result since early December, after Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia announced they favoured extending their production cuts beyond th...

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Special aide to Brazil's Temer arrested in corruption probe

Special aide to Brazil's Temer arrested in corruption probe

Brazil's Supreme Court has opened investigations into President Michel Temer for allegedly. Ricardo Molina, a private expert Temer's team hired to examine the tape, told reporters on Monday that t...

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Trump asked top intelligence officials for help pushing back on collusion investigation

Trump asked top intelligence officials for help pushing back on collusion investigation

President Trump asked two top USA intelligence chiefs to push back against the FBI's investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and his presidential campaign, the Washington...

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Iraq agrees to nine-month extension of OPEC production cut: minister

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih also said Monday that he doesn't expect any OPEC opposition to a nine-month extension, according to Reuters . A release of USA strategic reserves c...

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Iran foreign minister scorns Donald Trump after speech, arms deal

The president put much of the onus for combating extremists on Mideast leaders: "Drive them out of your places of worship". During this his first official foreign visit, Mr Trump is also visiting I...

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Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

The companies said Monday they plan to combine in "a merger of equals" through an all-stock transaction. The new entity will be 52% owned by Clariant shareholders, with the remaining 48% by Hunt...

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Oil prices rise as expected decision to extend cuts nears

Oil prices rise as expected decision to extend cuts nears

On May 25, OPEC and non-OPEC countries will try to hammer out a pact that could extend the time frame of the cuts into the first half of 2018 and deepen limits. Al-Falih achieved a notable success t...

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Trump meets Palestinian leader in Bethlehem

US President Donald Trump arrived for talks with Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas in Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank today as they seek ways to renew Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts. But he d...

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Trump Made 'Horrendous Error' in Israel — WashPost

President Donald Trump got an abrupt Israeli welcome on his arrival in Tel Aviv on Monday, with politicians lobbying him and snapping selfies as they sought to get a piece of the commander in chief's...

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Manchester Arena blast: 22 dead and 59 hurt

Manchester Arena blast: 22 dead and 59 hurt

Police say 22 people are confirmed dead and around 59 others are injured following reports of a blast Monday night at Manchester Arena . "My thoughts are with all the victims of the incident tonig...

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More than 100 walk out on Pence

WeStaNDFor put out a release last week explaining that they are primarily protesting Pence's opposition to gay rights, his attempts as governor to prevent Syrian refugees from resettling in IN, his ...

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McMaster does not deny details of Trump's discussion with Russian officials

Thursday: "Oh, I was going fire regardless of recommendation. he made a recommendation, he's highly respected, very good guy, very smart guy, the Democrats like him, the Republicans like him, he made...

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Saudi Foreign Minister: Trump Trip Was 'Phenomenal'

Trump sought to disassociate terrorism from religion, but urged Muslim majority countries to "honestly" confront "the crisis of Islamic extremism and the Islamists and Islamic terror of all kinds". "...

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Ford names Hackett as new CEO

FiatChrysler Automobiles is fighting accusations by United States and California regulators that it used software to cheat on diesel emission tests, while chief executive Sergio Marchionne has, so far...

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Firing 'nut job' Comey eased pressure, Trump told Russians

According to a New York Times report published Thursday, Comey tried to blend into the Blue Room's blue curtains during a White House visit for a ceremony honoring law enforcement officials who ...

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Russian Federation foreign minister denies talking to Trump about Comey

Russian Federation foreign minister denies talking to Trump about Comey

Former FBI director James Comey believes that President Trump was trying to influence him and the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, a source familiar with Come...

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Darvish tops Tigers again, Napoli homers as Texas rolls 5-2

Darvish tops Tigers again, Napoli homers as Texas rolls 5-2

Napoli came into the game batting just.179 on the season, which seems hard to believe considering he annihilated a baseball well over 430 feet on Sunday. Josh Bell had two of Pittsburgh's four hits. ...

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Mnuchin Says G-7 Nations More Comfortable With New US Economic Approach

Finance chiefs from numerous world's leading rich nations meeting for a second day in southern Italy . Italian lenders are saddled with about 350 billion euros ($380 billion) of bad debt, a third o...

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Ak Steel Holding Corp (NYSE:AKS) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

HighPoint Advisor Group LLC increased its position in shares of United States Steel by 201.6% in the third quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 39,293,178 shares of the basic materials company's stock val...

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US Treasury slaps sanctions on 8 Venezuela court justices

Rubio says he hopes President Donald Trump will impose further sanctions in the future. An anti-government protester is taken away on a motorcycle by other demonstrators after injuring his leg dur...

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Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend

CWA members at the store on Venture Drive in Peru picketed, but it was not immediately clear whether any, all or how many employees there were on strike. More than 37,000 AT&T Inc. workers are off t...

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France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks

France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks

Mannequins stands inside a shuttered shopwith signs that read "for rent" as a man walks in central Athens, on Monday, May 22, 2017. In a tweet following the inconclusive meeting Moscovici said: "G...

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Macron tries to sell plan to reform France's labor market

Macron tries to sell plan to reform France's labor market

On May 8, a day after Macron defeated far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the presidential election, commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said the new French government must "urgently" get control ...

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U.S. New-Home Sales Fell More Than Expected in April

U.S. New-Home Sales Fell More Than Expected in April

March's sales pace was revised up to 642,000 units, the highest level since October 2007. New U.S. single-family home sales tumbled from near a 9-1/2-year high in April, but the housing recovery lik...

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Sterling slips after Manchester blast, euro steady, stocks advance

Sterling slips after Manchester blast, euro steady, stocks advance

It hit its highest level since May 2015 on Monday, posting its biggest one-day gain in over two months. Germany has repeatedly pushed back against USA criticism of its trade surplus, saying nobody...

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Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

Messages of support poured in from around the world, including from President Donald Trump. Police, however, have spoken only of "an improvised device" used in the attack . Greater Manchester May...

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United States plan to sell oil reserves undermines OPEC supply management efforts

Trump's 2018 budget, which will be handed to Congressional lawmakers later today, will include plans to sell around half of the 688 million barrels now sitting the U.S. Stockpiles are hovering near r...

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Iran's leader jabs Trump's 'theatrical' Saudi trip

Iran's leader jabs Trump's 'theatrical' Saudi trip

Ultimate power in Iran rests not with the president but with the supreme leader, who is chosen by a clerical panel and has the final say over all matters of state. "In many conflicts in the region, Ir...

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Islamic State claims United Kingdom concert attack that killed 22

Police sealed off an entrance to dozens of terraced houses in Fallowfield, where a witness said armed police surrounded a property. Hayley Lunt was staying at a hotel nearby and had taken her 10-yea...

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Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given Hold Rating at Shore Capital

About 159,684 shares traded. Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup...

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India Asks OPEC to Stop Subsidizing Western Buyers at Asia's Cost

Prices have been lifted by expectations that a pledge by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and other producers, including Russian Federation, to cut supplies by 1.8 mill...

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Trump to Comey: Throw journalists in jail

Specifically, the Post reported that current and former intelligence officials described Trump making separate asks of Coats and Rogers to deny the existence of any evidence pointing to coll...

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Trump says Manchester bombing is the work of 'evil losers'

Trump says Manchester bombing is the work of 'evil losers'

Trump had promised during his campaign that he would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, which now the USA and most of the worldwide community does not, and move the US embassy from Tel Aviv...

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Private Advisor Group LLC Increases Stake in Rio Tinto plc (RIO)

Private Advisor Group LLC Increases Stake in Rio Tinto plc (RIO)

Zacks Investment Research lowered Rio Tinto plc from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 9th. Rio Tinto plc also was the target of some unusual option...

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WNY Muslim leader reacts to Trump speech

And it was summed up I think most poignantly to me when Angela Merkel came to see the president, when one of the headlines read , "The leader of the free world meets Donald Trump ". As an example, Q...

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