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Kepler leads Twins' offensive surge in 14-7 win over Orioles

Kepler leads Twins' offensive surge in 14-7 win over Orioles

After a slugfest in Monday's series opener - a 14-7 Twins win - this game belonged to the pitchers, specifically Santana (7-2) and Baltimore's Dylan Bundy . Trout connected for his 15th homer, in...

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Trump travel ban back in court

Trump travel ban back in court

And the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, which already prevented an earlier version of the executive order from being enforced, seemed to once again harbor doubts about it, despite Trump'...

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Philippine president declares martial law in Mindanao: spokesman

The outbreak of violence has prompted Duterte to declare martial law throughout both the city of Marawi and the wider island of Mindanao, of which Marawi is a part. Government troops were targeting I...

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General election 2017: May defends revised social care plans

Her announcement that an overall cap on costs would be included in the Tories' offer followed criticism of the policy, first announced on Thursday. The move came as two polls pointed to Labour enjoy...

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USTR Moves Forward with NAFTA Renegotiation

USTR Moves Forward with NAFTA Renegotiation

Lighthizer noted the deal has been a success for some USA industries, such as agriculture, investment services and energy. He said NAFTA was negotiated 25 years ago, and while little with the agreemen...

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Manchester bomber was local man of Libyan descent

In attacking the concert, the bomber targeted an audience full of teenagers and 'tweens - Grande fans who call themselves "Arianators". The threat level had been at the second-highest rung of "severe"...

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Eurozone economy holds at six-year high in May

Eurozone economy holds at six-year high in May

A raft of fresh economic data from Germany is showing that businesses are doing better than expected, benefitting from higher demand at home and overseas, and setting the economy on track for further ...

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Trump budget: More for the military, less for the poor

Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. Of course there are discrepancies when it comes to the math, and that includes issues with the assumption that the c...

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Moody's downgrades China's rating; changes outlook

Moody's Investors Service cut China's sovereign credit rating for the first time in almost three decades, citing expectations that the country's financial strength will deteriorate in the coming ...

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Manchester attack: Youngest victim is Saffie Rose Roussos

Sean Woods' 19-year-old daughter, Niamh, was working at the arena when the explosion happened after a concert by U.S. singer Ariana Grande . The current death toll stands at 22 with at least 59 peopl...

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Milner warns signings not to disrespect Liverpool by joining for Champions League

The prospect of Champions League qualification through the playoffs can mean that higher profile, higher quality players can be signed this off season. "The main thing is we need to keep the team toge...

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Stock to keep an eye on: Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD)

About 1.99 million shares traded. The shares were sold at an average price of $230.18, for a total transaction of $287,725.00. Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in Q4 2016. Alpha One also gave n...

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$100 of bitcoin in 2010 is worth $75 million today

$100 of bitcoin in 2010 is worth $75 million today

The pizzas cost $30 then. A British user agreed to buy the pizza for him, and even at the time the buyer got a good deal out of it: The person paid only $25 (£19) for the two pizzas. Factors driving t...

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Soccer Star Homes Raided in Money-Laundering Investigation

Soccer Star Homes Raided in Money-Laundering Investigation

The French financial prosecutor's office has been investigating tax evasion since December, when the Football Leaks website accused various top footballers and coaches of using offshore accounts to ...

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Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

Rouhani said that people in Saudi Arabia are there friends and they have always loved them and hoped the Saudi government to choose the right path. "Iran must never be allowed to possess a nuclear ...

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Iran's president criticizes US after Trump's sharp words

Iran's president criticizes US after Trump's sharp words

The vote served as a referendum on Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, as well as a vote of confidence that his government will be able to help the country's sputtering economy. Already fr...

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Trump budget calls for drawing private highway funding, more tolls

GOP Rep. Fred Upton of MI, a senior lawmaker, said border security is important, but questioned the need for $1.6 billion to be spent on Trump's border wall. Unless Trump is able to rally broader su...

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I'm Not A Saint - Cristiano Ronaldo

I'm Not A Saint - Cristiano Ronaldo

Real finished the campaign on 93 points after a sixth straight league win since going down 3-2 to Barcelona in April. Real Madrid have won LaLiga 2016/2017, beating Málaga 0-2 at the Rosaleda, ...

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Iran slams Trump's new United States missile sanctions

The new sanctions announced Wednesday hit Morteza Farasatpour, a top Iranian defense official who oversaw the sale of explosives and other materials used by Syria's Scientific Studies and Research Cen...

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Trump Fan Disrupts Flight to US, Sparks 'Lock Him Up' Chant

Trump Fan Disrupts Flight to US, Sparks 'Lock Him Up' Chant

Cellphone videos taken overseas the aircraft showed the man shouting, "I am entitled to that seat ", then screaming at fellow passengers. Some things are just poetic to witness. According to NBC...

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Kuwait adds to growing consensus on OPEC oil output deal extension

Goldman said that beyond the ongoing rise in U.S. oil production, which is up over 10% since mid-2016 to 9.3 million bpd, output will increase by OPEC members who were exempt from the cuts, or whe...

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Trump unveils first budget with $3.6-trillion spending cut

Trump unveils first budget with $3.6-trillion spending cut

The formal unveiling of the White House budget is a time-honored Washington ritual usually composed of a Rose Garden ceremony and a presidential tour around the country. On taxes, Trump's promis...

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Maintains Stake in Anadarko Petroleum Co. (APC)

Maintains Stake in Anadarko Petroleum Co. (APC)

Stock market analysts and brokers have recently amended their target prices on shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ). $74.26's average target is 39.98% above currents $53.05 stock pric...

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Area Farmers Have 95% Of Corn , 68% of Soybeans Planted

Area Farmers Have 95% Of Corn , 68% of Soybeans Planted

Most farm operators in Southern Minnesota and Northern Iowa took advantage of an extended 10 to 12 day planting window from May 4 to May 15 to get almost all of the corn planted, as well as a majori...

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Donald Trump meets with Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem

Donald Trump meets with Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem

Trump further said the Palestinians are "ready to reach for peace" and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "wants peace". I am telling you, that's what I do. Trump pledged to remain supportive...

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Trump Administration Wants to Start Process of Renegotiating NAFTA

Trump Administration Wants to Start Process of Renegotiating NAFTA

The letter gives Canada and Mexico a 90-day notice before the negotiations could begin. The clock was set ticking today in a letter from U.S. Trade Rep. His repeated complaints that bad trade de...

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Playtech PLC's (PTEC) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

Its subsidiaries offer investment management and banking services, trust and tax services, unit trust management, financial planning services, investment support services and pension advisory services...

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United States intel chief mum on possible Trump pressure on Russian Federation probe

When asked why, both the president and the White House cited the F.B.I. probe. Last week, the committee asked for recordings and documents from the White House related to Trump's conversations w...

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Trump budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid

Trump budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid

On Tuesday , the White House released the Trump Administration's budget which covered 1,200 pages and included increased spending for infrastructure, defense and border security, as promised i...

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Jump at Bunge shows Glencore has its M&A mojo back

Jump at Bunge shows Glencore has its M&A mojo back

However, Bunge , which is headquartered in NY, holds a leading position in oilseed crushing. It added that "there is no certainty that any transaction will occur". Bunge and its rivals Cargill, Drey...

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International Monetary Fund needs more realism in euro zone assumptions on Greece

Greece's global lenders failed to reach a deal on Monday on additional debt relief measures for Athens as disagreements between the IMF and Germany over Greece's economic outlook and required debt rel...

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Children among 22 dead in bomb attack during United Kingdom concert

She said the bombing stood out even among other attacks for the culprit's, "appalling, sickening callousness, deliberately targeting innocent children". People have been expressing grief and sharing i...

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Trump Calls People Who Executed Manchester Attack

Trump Calls People Who Executed Manchester Attack "Evil Losers"

Trump stressed his support for the United Kingdom and mourned the loss of "beautiful young people". While police believe the suspect was acting alone, investigations are ongoing to establish if h...

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Tillerson: Saudi Arms Deal Meant to Counter Iranian Influence

Tillerson: Saudi Arms Deal Meant to Counter Iranian Influence

Saturday, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, at a news conference with his U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson in Riyadh, said Iran's presidential election was an internal matter. Trump also vilifi...

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The Sell-Side Reaction To The Coca-Cola Company (KO)'s Recent Shift

Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $45.62 within the next 52-weeks. Sanford C. Bernstein set a $47.00 target price on The Coca-Cola and gave the stock a "...

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