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MacBook Pro 2017: Apple hardly surprises many with minimal upgrades

The iMac Pro won't ship until December, but if you can't wait that long - or don't want to pay the US$4,999 base price tag (that's around £3,870 now, but who knows what the exchange rate will do t...

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Apple's iOS 11 won't play as nice with Twitter and Facebook

Music . Apple announced MusicKit, an API that lets developers integrate their services more tightly with Apple Music . The new iOS will now synchronize messages across iOS and macOS automatically...

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China's credit rating downgraded by Moody's from Aa3 to A1

Moody's Investors Service today significantly lowered China's long term local currency and foreign currency issuer ratings from Aa3 to A1, which means a change in outlook from stable to negative....

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Are Analysts Bullish Interserve plc (LON:IRV) After Last Week?

Are Analysts Bullish Interserve plc (LON:IRV) After Last Week?

It has underperformed by 47.48% the S&P500. Among 19 analysts covering Royal Mail Plc (LON:RMG), 5 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 10 Hold. Atalaya Mining Plc has GBX 239 highest and GBX 135 lowest targ...

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Oil prices drop amid glut concerns, U.S. withdrawal from climate deal

USA production rose for the 14th time in 15 weeks, by 22,000 barrels a day to 9.34 million. After shedding almost 3% overnight, USA crude futures on the New York Mercantile CLN7, +1.37% were recen...

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Datatec sells Westcon to US-based Synnex in $830m deal

Datatec sells Westcon to US-based Synnex in $830m deal

The Westcon International stake will be paid for with USD30.0 million in cash. The Fremont, Calif. -based distributor said it will pay an additional $30 million for a 10 percent stake in Westcon-Com...

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Jeremy Corbyn calls on Theresa May to resign over police cuts

In a speech in London she said "bureaucrats in Brussels" would think Christmas had come early over Labour's stance to accept any trade deal with the European Union. Metropolitan Police Commissio...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Worst bowling performance, says Steve Smith

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Worst bowling performance, says Steve Smith

Australia (squad): Steve Smith (captain), David Warner , Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, John Hastings, Josh Hazlewood , Travis Head, Moises Henriques, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, James Pattinson, Mitchel...

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Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells

Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells "Free Speech or Die" In Courtroom

The man accused of killing two men who were defending a pair of young women from his anti-Muslim tirade in the United States city of Portland appeared in court on Tuesday, where he disrupted pro...

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Passengers face more disruption at Heathrow following BA glitch

On Saturday night travellers spent the night sleeping on yoga mats spread on terminal floors after BA cancelled all flights leaving the London hubs, while disruption continued into Sunday with dozen...

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Analysts at Raymond James Give Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW) an Upgrade

For the next 5 years, Atwood Oceanics, Inc.is expecting Growth of -62.2% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -12.39% per annum. Stephens & Co. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased i...

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Meat producer's attorney: ABC reports nearly ended business

Meat producer's attorney: ABC reports nearly ended business

Beef Products is going after ABC for its 2012 "pink slime" coverage. The proceeding, expected to last a couple of months, is happening in Elk Point, S.D., a town with a population of just 2,000. AB...

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HomePod: Apple's first new product in years

Apple has unveiled a smart speaker to rival the Amazon Echo and Google Home as the tech giant said it wanted to "reinvent home music ". Apple showed the speaker working with Apple Music, but Ap...

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Range Resources Corporation (RRC) closed at $22.24 in the last trading session

Creative Planning owns 8,642 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. 127 were accumulated by Plante Moran Advsrs Limited. Paloma Prns Mgmt Communications reported 13,004 shares stake. An increasing ROE i...

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Susquehanna Issues an Upgrade on Skechers USA (NYSE:SKX) Shares. What's Next?

Boston Private Wealth LLC now owns 28,647 shares of the textile maker's stock valued at $656,000 after buying an additional 10,637 shares in the last quarter. The correct version of this report can be...

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Dakota Access Pipeline Starts Shipping Oil

And now, the Dakota Access pipeline is in full service, moving hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil per day. "This pipeline became operational today, yet it has already leaked at least three time...

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White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

US President Donald Trump (L) speaks in Ypilanti Township, Michigan March 15, 2017 and FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington , DC, May 3, 20...

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Yanez trial: Opening statements likely Monday

Yanez trial: Opening statements likely Monday

Officer Jeronimo Yanez is charged with manslaughter in the July shooting of Philando Castile . Reynolds discussed her relationship with Castile, and is expected to discuss the shooting during her c...

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Trump proposes privatising air traffic control

The National Air Traffic Controllers Association , a union that represents about 20,000 air traffic controllers, engineers and other workers, took a more measured tone. At a briefing for infrastructur...

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Diplomatic Rift Between Gulf Arab Allies And Qatar Presents Fresh Challenges

The incident came days after US President Donald Trump met Gulf Arab leaders in Riyadh. "Asset managers will not differentiate between Qatar and the rest of the GCC, and worldwide managers will take...

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Russia hackers breached voting software firm, report suggests

The targets were some 122 local government election officials, including one case that targeted officials who deal with absentee ballots. When asked if he thinks that millennials are the ones compro...

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CNN anchor 'mocks' Indian-American spelling bee champion

CNN anchor 'mocks' Indian-American spelling bee champion

But during the spelling bee, Jessie skipped a letter in her first word , "epistolary", an adjective that means "relating to the writing of letters". "To assign a bias to what was a fun and innocent...

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Global Pics That Prove No One's Happy About Trump's Paris Agreement Decision

Global Pics That Prove No One's Happy About Trump's Paris Agreement Decision

The state on Friday also said it would double to $300 million the funding for two existing NYPA clean-energy programs-K-Solar, which seeks to put solar arrays on school rooftops, and BuildSmartNY, a...

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Bronson Point Management LLC Increases Holding in Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (COG)

Goldman Sachs Group Inc reissued a hold rating and set a $34.70 price objective on shares of BP plc in a research report on Wednesday, February 22nd. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation ( COG ) has an Analy...

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Ascential PLC's (ASCL) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group Inc

Highland Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Astrazeneca Plc (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $88.68B market cap company. The rating was disclosed in a research no...

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Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK): How is this stock valued?

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK): How is this stock valued?

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Teekay Tankers Ltd. (TNK ) is at 34.31. Individuals may be deciding on whether to buy 10 shares of a stock trading at $100 as opposed to purchasing 100 shares of ...

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American unemployment hits its lowest in 16 years

American unemployment hits its lowest in 16 years

She said workers who skip out of jobs, whether to hang out with friends or care for family members, face little repercussion. Employment in health care rose by 24,000 in May. Nationally, the workwee...

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Climate action continues despite United States withdrawal

Only two nations, Nicaragua and Syria, have never signed on to the global agreement to fight climate change, and the U.S.is the only country to declare it will leave the pact. She added that the warmi...

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Bloomberg leads mass coalition declaring support for Paris climate deal

But Bloomberg, now the United Nations special envoy for cities and climate change , said work would continue to reduce emissions despite Trump's statement . "America has unilaterally ceded global ...

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Adani's mega mine gets the go-ahead

Adani's mega mine gets the go-ahead

The mine has also been slammed by environmentalists who say it will hurt the Great Barrier Reef , a World Heritage-listed biodiverse site stretching along Australia's northeastern coast, which is a...

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Penalty rate cuts to be phased in gradually, Fair Work rules

Penalty rate cuts to be phased in gradually, Fair Work rules

But Employment Minister Michaelia Cash said the decision would help small business while affecting only three to four per cent of Australia's workforce. "This is a pay cut that workers can't affor...

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Flint Water Crisis Blamed On N****rs

Flint Water Crisis Blamed On N****rs

Truth Against the Machine reports that Stair made this comment in Flint to Chelsea Lyons , a reporter and environmental activist. "Shit, I just went to Myrtle Beach, 24 guys, and I was the only wh...

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Turkey should serve as mediator in Gulf crisis

On Monday, the Gulf plunged into diplomatic crisis as Saudi Arabia, UAE , Bahrain, Yemen and Egypt cut ties with Qatar. Saudi Arabia's decision to break off diplomatic ties with its Persian Gulf ...

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Comey to testify before Senate as soon as next week

The committee is investigating allegations that the Trump campaign coordinated with Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election. Lieberman is one of five names Trump reportedly consid...

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Turkey's Erdogan holds talks with leaders on lowering Qatar tension

Turkey's Erdogan holds talks with leaders on lowering Qatar tension

NPR's David Welna, who is traveling with Tillerson and Mattis, notes that the rift among US allies "comes just 10 days after President Trump addressed an anti-terrorism summit of Arab leaders in Saud...

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