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Melania slaps away President Trump's hand during Israel trip

Melania slaps away President Trump's hand during Israel trip

She also notes the tension visible in the first lady's posture during the encounter, evidenced by her arms, which stay stiff and down at her sides. Earlier, the first lady had to nudge the Preside...

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Seven Manchester attack victims named, as troops take to streets

The senior British government official said May would say that she believes "we must redouble our resolve to meet the threats to our shared society whether from terrorism or Russia". British officials...

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Manchester blast: Attacker was likely acting with others, says Minister

Manchester blast: Attacker was likely acting with others, says Minister

Saffie Rose Roussos, 8, was killed in the attack on the Ariana Grande concert . "Our priority, along with the police counter-terrorism network and our security partners, is to continue to establish...

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Donald Trump tells Netanyahu: Iran must never have nuclear weapons

Donald Trump tells Netanyahu: Iran must never have nuclear weapons

A White House official blamed Trump's fatigue for the switch. The US stance against Iran is "deceptive and destructive" and attempts to undermine the sovereignty of the regional states besides suppo...

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Bomber was in Germany days before attack

Relatives of 22-year-old Salman Abedi , who detonated the device, killing 22 people and injuring dozens, were detained in Libya . Düsseldorf is in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, where Anis ...

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India destroys Pak army bunkers across LoC

However, the area of the operation was not clearly identifiable in the clip. Pakistan might turn to its "all- weather" ally China to offset its growing global isolation, India's rising status an...

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US$ on back foot early Thursday after Fed minutes, euro resumes advance

US$ on back foot early Thursday after Fed minutes, euro resumes advance

The S&P 500 Index rose 0.3% to close at a new record of 2,404.39. ANALYST VIEWPOINT: Minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve Open Market Committee's May meetings "confirm a benign approach from ...

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CBO says 23 million Americans to lose health insurance

CBO says 23 million Americans to lose health insurance

Republican lawmakers' third attempt at replacing the Affordable Care Act has already passed the House, but an uncertain climate in the Senate - as well as a new forecast analysis Wednesday - could ...

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DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW) Valuation According To Analysts

MKM Partners reissued a "neutral" rating and issued a $23.00 price target on shares of DSW in a report on Wednesday, February 22nd. National Bank & Trust Of Montreal Can owns 125,830 shares or 0% of t...

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Algeria says OPEC cut extension to ease oil glut by year-end

Algeria says OPEC cut extension to ease oil glut by year-end

But in the longer term, there are concerns among OPEC countries that higher oil prices may end up being counterproductive as they encourage USA shale gas producers to re-enter the market - a devel...

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General Motors to axe 600 jobs in South Africa

General Motors to axe 600 jobs in South Africa

More than 1 000 people stand to lose their jobs when American vehicle company General Motors leaves South Africa. Among the measures announced were the withdrawal from selling Chevrolet vehicles i...

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Wisconsin woman jumps on auto to stop vehicle thief

Wisconsin woman jumps on auto to stop vehicle thief

WISN reports a Cadillac pulled up next to Smith, and an attempted thief got inside her vehicle. Smith (seen in red), jumped onto the hood instinctively and pumped her fists against the windshield. ...

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Best Buy Cruises Past Earnings Expectations in Q1

Best Buy Cruises Past Earnings Expectations in Q1

The technology retailer reported $1.95 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.67 by $0.28. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their...

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Here's what the 'glowing orb' Trump touched in Saudi Arabia actually was

Here's what the 'glowing orb' Trump touched in Saudi Arabia actually was

Various reports, quoting anonymous officials, have said Trump did share classified information with Russian diplomats about the threat posed by the Islamic State group, and several have said that in...

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Tillerson holds briefing in Saudi Arabia without United States press

Tillerson holds briefing in Saudi Arabia without United States press

The speech in a gilded hall bedecked with chandeliers is part of an effort to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world. "And he could not have been clearer in his description of Hezbollah and...

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WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Declares Dividend of $0.06 (WIR.U)

WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Declares Dividend of $0.06 (WIR.U)

Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at -0.63 in the trailing twe...

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Purdue defends budget's food stamp cuts to angry Democrats

Purdue defends budget's food stamp cuts to angry Democrats

Republican Congressman Hal Rogers called the cuts "draconian" and said they would hurt his low-income mostly rural district. Trump is following the purest form of Republican orthodoxy, putting bil...

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OPEC and non-OPEC nations poised to extend output cuts

Despite the output cut, OPEC kept exports fairly stable in the first half of 2017 as its members sold oil from stocks. Delegates arrive Vienna But a source at OPEC secretariat said many delegates we...

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Moody's China downgrade 'illogical', overstates debt

Moody's downgrades China's rating for first time since 1989One of the world's biggest credit rating agencies, Moody's Investors Service, has downgraded China. The move brings Moody's in line with riva...

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Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Earnings per share is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. The rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, August 4 to "Buy". During the same ...

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Fed minutes: Officials back reducing bond holdings this year

Fed minutes: Officials back reducing bond holdings this year

Minutes released on Wednesday from a May 2-3 meeting showed members of the Federal Open Market Committee , which sets the benchmark United States lending rate, believed the time would "soon" be right...

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U.S. stocks extend rally to fifth day as tech companies rise

U.S. stocks extend rally to fifth day as tech companies rise

S&P 500 e-minis were up 0.5 points, or 0.02 percent, with 91,965 contracts traded. Wall Street has priced in a almost 79% chance of a 25-basis-point increase to the federal funds rate when the FOMC m...

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AT Bancorp Takes Position in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN)

Edge Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.12% of its portfolio in ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Current year EPS projections for Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc . Alexion Pharmaceuticals, I...

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Cabinet clears Strategic Partnership model for private manufacturing in defence

Cabinet clears Strategic Partnership model for private manufacturing in defence

Jaitley said on Wednesday the country's defence preparedness necessitated that weapon systems were largely procured and manufactured indigenously. Indian firms Larsen and Toubro Ltd, Ashok Leyland L...

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Trump sticks to the script on first trip abroad as president

Reports had not alleged, as Trump seemed to imply, that the president had directly revealed the source of the intelligence to be Israel , rather that he had provided information that could poten...

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CBO report: Revised Obamacare bill would make 23 million uninsured by 2026

The CBO and Joint Committee estimate that in 2018, 14 million more people would be uninsured under the American Health Care Act (AHCA) than under the existing law. As NPR's Susan Davis reported...

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Jersey Oil and Gas PLC (TRAP) Rating Reiterated by Arden Partners Ltd

The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, April 6. N+1 Singer maintained Abzena PLC (LON:ABZA) on Tuesday, February 21 with "Corporate" rating. National Bank & Trust Of Montreal C...

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Stolen Headphones And Scratched LED Screens Reported After Maiden Tejas Express Run

Stolen Headphones And Scratched LED Screens Reported After Maiden Tejas Express Run

According to railway officials, Tejas Express, after its very first trip, returned with headphones stolen, infotainment screens damaged and waste strewn all over. The window glasses were found broke...

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Thank You, Australia, for the Avocado Latte

Thank You, Australia, for the Avocado Latte

And while - unlike the pavlova - we're prepared to let Australia take the credit for the Avolatte , one crafty New Zealander has already come up with a Kiwi twist on the drink. The avolatte is a perf...

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Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus elected as new WHO Director

Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus elected as new WHO Director

The new elect swept 133 votes and two abstentions over his main rival Nabarro who only secured 50 votes in an election eligible 185 member States of the total 194 WHO's member States cast ballots. P...

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Brazil's top court releases testimony linking president to bribes

The revelations, in documents released by the country's Supreme Court, came a day after the court said Temer was being formally investigated for corruption and obstruction of justice. The scandals t...

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Moody's downgrades Hong Kong after China ratings cut

The government has trimmed its growth target for this year to about 6.5 percent after it expanded 6.7 percent last year, the slowest growth rate since 1990. More than two hours after the announcement ...

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Trump's first foreign visit starts in Saudi Arabia, then Israel

Trump's first foreign visit starts in Saudi Arabia, then Israel

The president's address was the centerpiece of his two-day visit to Saudi Arabia, his first overseas trip since his January swearing-in. Mr Netanyahu added that US-Israeli intelligence co-operatio...

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Melania Trump appeared to bat Donald Trump's hand away - again

Melania Trump appeared to bat Donald Trump's hand away - again

As Daniel pointed out, Trump came face to face with a major symbol of Israel's occupation during his journey to Bethlehem this morning "when his motorcade sped through a gap in the Israeli separatio...

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Oil prices rise as market expects extended production cut

That means such sales would only average 110,000 barrels a day annually through 2027, 66,000 barrels a day in 2018-2020 and just 25,000 barrels per day this year, Goldman estimates. Norway's oil minis...

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