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Sadiq Khan considers 'single unified' road charging scheme for London

In addition, Khan said the new plan would see Transport for London explore the potential for a new generation of more sophisticated road charging scheme, which could include per mile charges. London...

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Whole Foods CEO is head over heels in love with Amazon

In a town-hall meeting last Friday , the day it was announced that Amazon had agreed to buy the organic grocer for $13.7 billion , Mackey said his company had prioritized employees at the expens...

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MSCI adds China-listed stocks to index in long-awaited move

MSCI adds China-listed stocks to index in long-awaited move

Worldwide investors hold less than 2% of their assets in the world's second-largest stock market, and future increases in the inclusion factor will lead to China dominating global EM indices. Desp...

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US weighs travel ban on North Korea

Gardner said he'd already talked to the State Department about again adding North Korea to the list. Sen. John McCain said Tuesday that the US government should not be responsible for Amer...

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10 passengers on flight to Houston injured by severe turbulence

10 passengers on flight to Houston injured by severe turbulence

Houston fire officials say at least seven passengers were taken to area hospitals with minor injuries. The aircraft was traveling to George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Texas Tuesday when it ...

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Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

Republicans hold 52 out of 100 seats in the Senate and the latest bill is created to find an agreement between the conservative wing and more moderate Republicans. They are calling Republican...

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Businessman Donald Trump could benefit from President Donald Trump's new Cuba policy

In Havana, Cuba's government criticised the new restrictions on ties with the United States that were announced by Trump , but reiterated its willingness to hold a "respectful dialogue" with Washin...

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Israel Flouts UN Security Council Settlement Demand — UN Envoy

Israel Flouts UN Security Council Settlement Demand — UN Envoy

It comes as US President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy, as well as son-in-law and aide Jared Kushner , arrived in the region for talks with Israeli and Palestinian leaders. It is the first new...

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Watching the Tape Move for Man Group PLC (EMG.L)

Watching the Tape Move for Man Group PLC (EMG.L)

J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an "overweight" rating and issued a GBX 3,650 ($46.50) target price on shares of Provident Financial plc in a research note on Wednesday. The rating was maintained by ...

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'Trolling' over Brexit? The Queen's hat resembles European Union flag

This year saw a scaled-back State opening of Parliament Ceremony with the Queen arriving by auto rather than carriage and not wearing the Imperial State Crown or the Robes of State. Britain's Queen E...

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Factors to Note Before Buying Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA)

The stock traded at a volume of 5.63 million shares. DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp's holdings in Fairmount Santrol Holdings were worth $260,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. ILLEGAL ...

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Ex-Obama homeland security chief to face intelligence panel

Ex-Obama homeland security chief to face intelligence panel

As a result, some 122 local election offices received phishing emails. Despite Manfra's opposition to name the states, intelligence agencies have published in the past that Arizona and IL were hacke...

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Could there be a bidding war for Whole Foods?

Could there be a bidding war for Whole Foods?

Amazon shares opened at $1,017, a record, although they later came down to around $1,000, up 1.28 percent from the close Friday, the day the $13.7 billion Whole Foods deal was announced. "I have pu...

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Saudi says captures three Iranian Revolutionary Guards from boat

Saudi says captures three Iranian Revolutionary Guards from boat

Relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran have always been strained with each country backing opposing sides of the war in Syria and other conflicts in the region. One of the boats was intercepted, whil...

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Andre Iguodala came up huge for the Warriors to win the title

Andre Iguodala came up huge for the Warriors to win the title

Well, it should have been a little bit easy. Kerr said the reports made him imagine a laughable scene in the Warriors' locker room in which the team was celebrating and "pouring Champagne on each ...

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Letters to the Editor: Taxing health coverage away

Almost 40,000 Texans enrolled with Oscar this year, Mario Schlosser , CEO and co-founder of Oscar, said in a letter . "We're confident that when the dust settles, the market for health insurance...

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Tropical Storm Cindy expected to make landfall Wednesday

Tropical Storm Cindy expected to make landfall Wednesday

Based on its current track, heavy rain from the storm is expected to stay well east of Dallas-Fort Worth, closer to Toledo Bend, along the Sabine River, and Shreveport, said meteorologist Jason Godw...

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Fed's Dudley confident US inflation should rebound with wages

While some in the market are excited about the all-time highs that have ensued, fund manager Bill Gross said last week that USA markets were at their highest risk levels since before the financial c...

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Millions celebrate Yoga Day in India

Millions celebrate Yoga Day in India

Dressed in a white t-shirt and a white track trousers, Modi took the role of an expert yoga teacher and corrected postures of several participants. It was not easy. "The rain can not deter these peopl...

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Queen's Speech: Corbyn attacks 'Government without majority'

Queen's Speech: Corbyn attacks 'Government without majority'

The laws include the "Great Repeal Bill" to overhaul existing European Union legislation and separate bills on customs, trade, immigration, fisheries and agriculture. The main non-Brexit bills inclu...

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Rafferty Asset Management LLC Boosts Stake in Enable Midstream Partners, LP (ENBL)

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since June 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.19% the S&P500. Chickasaw Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Magellan Mids...

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After pointed criticism, Tillerson urges Gulf demands be sent to Qatar

She said Tillerson had held more than 20 phone calls and meetings on the crisis. "Qatar under blockade - there is no negotiation". In a statement, Ahmed al-Rumaihi, a spokesman for the Qatari Fore...

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Oil price extends drop to 7 month lows, despite OPEC cuts

Iran oil minister Zanganeh said today that talks have begun about further cuts . "The U.S. oil production increase was unpredictable and this increase is more than what OPEC members had foreseen...

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South Korea to transition from nuclear to renewables

The three pastors - Kim Jung-wook, Kim Kuk-gi and Choe Chun-gil - were sentenced to hard labor for life on charges of spying for South Korea's spy agency. Robertson also said foreigners detained in N...

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GOP-run House votes to roll back post-2008 financial rules

GOP-run House votes to roll back post-2008 financial rules

The bill would also neuter the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau , stripping the agency of the power to regulate both payday lenders and arbitration clauses that financial institutions use ...

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South Africa Consumer Price Inflation Accelerates Slightly in May

South Africa Consumer Price Inflation Accelerates Slightly in May

Investec economist Kamilla Kaplan said that the petrol and diesel price increases in May would increase the contribution of the fuel component to headline CPI while food price disinflation was expecte...

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Kohli says brutal honesty inspired win over the Proteas

With his great mate and equally risky Faf Du Plessis at the other end, the stage was set perfectly for a big partnership from the two and for the duo to bat India out of the game. As long as you're ...

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Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi dies at 79

Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi dies at 79

Carla's own net worth isn't public record at this time, but her business-for which she remained honorary president until her death , and was taken over exclusively by French luxury company LVMH, in 1...

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OH senator lobbied North Korea for Otto Warmbier's release

Warmbier traveled to North Korea with the Young Pioneer Tours travel company , which, before his death , said on its website North Korea was "extremely safe". A ban on Americans visiting North ...

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Amit Shah, CM Fadnavis meet Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray

Amit Shah, CM Fadnavis meet Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray

Mumbai: Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday maintained his party's aggressive stance on the issue of the Presidential polls at the much awaited meeting with BJP President Amit Shah h...

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Disarray as Democrats beaten in Georgia poll

Disarray as Democrats beaten in Georgia poll

Ossoff conceded to Handel around 10:30 pm Tuesday night. The Georgia special election was the most expensive congressional race in USA history. Republican Karen Handel has won a keenly watche...

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Iran says OPEC considering deeper output cuts, delegates sceptical

Iran says OPEC considering deeper output cuts, delegates sceptical

A meeting of the OPEC/non-OPEC Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee is scheduled in Russian Federation in late July, with the exact venue and date still to be determined. Another source confirmed co...

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Boeing launches new jet with flurry of orders

Boeing launches new jet with flurry of orders

In the latest edition of its Current Market Outlook, which was published on the sidelines of the Paris Air Show at Le Bourget, France, the jet-maker predicted demand for single-aisle airplanes would...

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

Former Ford CEO Alan Mulally and longtime American Airlines executive and former Virgin America CEO David Cush are among the outsiders the board may consider, analysts say. But it was a chorus of dema...

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MSCI adds China-listed stocks to index in long awaited move

MSCI adds China-listed stocks to index in long awaited move

China's long march to establish Shanghai as a true Global financial center received a huge boost Wednesday, June 21, when MSCI Inc . In news that's sure to affect the iShares MSCI Saudi A...

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