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Appeals court rules against Trump's travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries

The travel ban "appears to be a post hoc, secondary justification for an executive action rooted in religious animus and meant to bar Muslims from this country", he wrote. Jadwat says "the Constitutio...

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Republican candidate for Congress in Montana charged with misdemeanor assault of reporter

Republican candidate for Congress in Montana charged with misdemeanor assault of reporter

One meme played on the "I voted" stickers that many of us wear after visiting the polls by proclaiming "I vo (mi) ted" while others were quick to draw comparisons between Gianforte and a professiona...

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'Irritating': UK scolds United States officials who leaked name of Manchester attacker

UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd said yesterday that Abedi was known to security services "to a point" and it is believed intelligence agencies had dug into his connections with the Al Qaeda and Islami...

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Manchester attack: Further arrests made, including bomber's brother and father

Manchester attack: Further arrests made, including bomber's brother and father

Rasmussen, told The New York Times caused the government to be "very concerned", particularly over fighters who could continue to maintain a foothold in the unstable country. Among those taken into ...

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OPEC, non-OPEC debating one-year oil cut extension

Oil prices dropped more than 4 percent as the market had been hoping oil producers could reach a last-minute deal to deepen the cuts or extend them further, until mid-2018. The uncertainty over what h...

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Treasury chief to Congress: Raise debt limit before August

Treasury chief to Congress: Raise debt limit before August

The conservative House Freedom Caucus said on Wednesday that it opposed a "clean" increase of the debt ceiling , just hours after Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said that he preferred a clea...

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OPEC meets to extend oil output cut, fight global glut

The oil market is also looking for clues as to what OPEC may do in 2018, a year when US shale output growth is expected to match an increase in demand. With prices above $50 from lows of previous ...

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Trump's Proposal: The Budget of Those Who Pay

But Mick Mulvaney , the budget office director for the administration said during a press rollout for the plan that the Trump outline has "compassion" for taxpayers, marking a fundamental change in...

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Metal stocks lose luster after Moody's downgrades China

Moody's said Beijing's economic reform program won't suffice to offset the rising debt level, given the authorities' tendency to use debt-fueled stimulus to spur growth. Morgan Stanley said in a rep...

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Greek ex-premier Papademos wounded in Athens bomb blast

Greek ex-premier Papademos wounded in Athens bomb blast

Police said the explosion occurred when the auto was travelling between Patission and Marnis Street in central Athens at 6:30pm local time, reported local media outlet, Ekathimerini . A former Gree...

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OPEC Members Meet In Vienna To Discuss Extending Oil Production Cuts

The cuts are likely to be shared again by a dozen oil exporters outside OPEC led by top producer Russian Federation, which reduced output in tandem with the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting ...

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Skipper Kohli wants to overcome England 'challenge' for personal satisfaction

Williamson, who's played plenty of county cricket in England with Yorkshire, was voted player of the series when New Zealand blew a 2-1 lead. Kohli, who was part of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side...

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Trump's budget director defends spending cuts, growth projection

Mulvaney told Jackson Lee he was aware of the difference between types of diabetes. Mulvaney was responding to the deluge of criticism that followed the rollout of President Donald Trump's first...

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Chico's FAS Bottom Line Advances 1% In Q1

Chico's FAS Bottom Line Advances 1% In Q1

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the stock. After $0.84 actual earnings per share reported by Plexus Corp. The company also recently dec...

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Hartline Investment Corp Has $2.267 Million Position in Opko Health Inc. (OPK)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new stake in shares of Opko Health during the fourth quarter worth about $648,000. The stock was bought at an average price of $6.59 per share, with a tota...

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Irviing's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

Indeed, the Cavs - after giving up a combined 118 points to the Celtics in the second half of Game 3 and the first half of Game 4 - hunkered down after the break Tuesday, holding Boston to onl...

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OPEC extends oil output cut by nine months - delegate

Neil Wilson at ETX Capital said Opec members "bottled it", adding: "A nine-month extension just isn't enough to really lift oil prices as we'll continue to see United States shale fill the gap". T...

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South Korea fires warning shots at suspected drone

South Korea's military fired warning shots at a suspected drone from North Korea on Tuesday amid tension over Pyongyang's latest missile test which drew global condemnation and a warning from Ch...

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S. Korea, US say N. Korea fires midrange missile

The US, which has 28,500 troops in South Korea to guard against the North Korean threat, has called on China to do more to rein in its ally and neighbour. A year earlier, a South Korean fisherma...

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South Korea fires shots at North after 'unidentified object' flies over DMZ

On Jan. 13, 2016, North Korea flew a drone across the DMZ and the South fired more than 20 warning shots. Seoul has repeatedly accused the North of flying suspected spy drones across the borde...

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Analysts Set Vernalis plc (VER) Target Price at $46.80

Analysts Set Vernalis plc (VER) Target Price at $46.80

Sit Investment Associates Inc holds 1.3% of its portfolio in Eaton Vance Short Duration Diversified I for 3.57 million shares. 132,400 are held by Wedge Mgmt L L P Nc. The stock has "Underperform" rat...

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Asian shares firm, dollar and U.S. bond yields slip after Fed

Asian shares firm, dollar and U.S. bond yields slip after Fed

The S&P 500 index showed 71 new 52-week highs and four new lows , while the Nasdaq recorded 93 new highs and 29 new lows . The "mighty" Dollars remains on the defensive as the Fed dialed dow...

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Iran slams Trump's new USA missile sanctions

Iran slams Trump's new USA missile sanctions

It also comes ahead of Trump's five-day trip to the region. USA former secretary of state, John Kerry , and other top officials that served under U.S. "This administration is committed to counterin...

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Chicago's population drops slightly - again - but still up from 2010

Chicago's population drops slightly - again - but still up from 2010

Phoenix , Ariz. added 32,113 people from July 2015 to July 2016, the largest numeric increase in the nation, followed by Los Angeles , San Antonio and NY. He also said capital improvements, includi...

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Analysts Concerns on: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Kemnay Advisory Services Inc decreased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 42.37% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Analysts look for public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to manage...

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Asian shares firm, dollar and US bond yields slip after Fed

Asian shares firm, dollar and US bond yields slip after Fed

Fed policymakers agreed they should hold off on raising interest rates until they see evidence that a recent economic slowdown was transitory, the minutes from their last policy meeting showed ye...

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Crude oil weakens as OPEC disappoints with `safe bet' extension

Brent crude futures LCOc1 were trading at $54.51 per barrel at 0209 GMT, up 55 cents, or 1 percent from their last close. After all the rise of USA shale is one of the central reasons OPEC, Russia ...

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British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

Officials have also said that Salman also had a younger sister named Jomana Abedi, meaning Salman would be one of four siblings. Meanwhile, a 23-year-old man arrested by police in a separate move ...

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Does Trump's Budget Cut Medicaid Funding? No One Seems To Know

Trump's budget summary says the program is fully paid for, but includes only $19 billion over the next decade. That sentiment was echoed by anti-hunger and poverty groups throughout the region. "We st...

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Palestinian President voices commitment to two-state solution

Palestinian President voices commitment to two-state solution

He added that in his meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas it was clear that "the Palestinians are ready to reach for peace" and that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "wants pe...

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An arrest warrant is issued for yoga guru Bikram Choudhury

An arrest warrant is issued for yoga guru Bikram Choudhury

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A California judge on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant for the founder of Bikram yoga , who's been ordered to hand over proceeds from his global fitness business to satisfy a $6...

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To Buy Or Sell Sse Plc (SSEZY) On Latest Analyst Consensus

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Among 16 analysts covering London Stock Exchange Group PLC ( LON:LSE ), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. It has a 23.45 P/E ratio. The Co...

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Will Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Run Out of Steam Soon?

Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) high price target of $71 and with a conservative view have low price target of $5...

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Did Melania Trump really bat Donald's hand away on Israel trip?

Did Melania Trump really bat Donald's hand away on Israel trip?

During the press conference, the president conspicuously omitted any mention of the two-state solution or a Palestinian state. "It is between us and occupation", Abbas said. There was no immediate cla...

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US stocks: Wall St gains on upbeat retail results

US stocks: Wall St gains on upbeat retail results

Best Buy (BBY.N) jumped 21.5 percent, hitting a record high and making it the top gainer on the S&P, after its comparable sales unexpectedly rose last quarter. MSCI's world equity index .MIWD00000PUS...

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