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Ringo Starr, Brian Wilson and more pay tribute to Chuck Berry

Ringo Starr, Brian Wilson and more pay tribute to Chuck Berry

His hits included Johnny B Goode , Roll Over Beethoven Sweet Little Sixteen , Promised Land, Rock n Roll Music, and Memphis Tennessee. On Saturday, Chuck Berry was found unresponsive as his ...

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Trump 1, free trade 0: G20 drops pledge to fight protectionism

Despite deep divisions on trade policy, the finance chiefs did reach a broad agreement on a raft of issues including market regulation, moves to combat terrorist financing and promoting economic devel...

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USA says global trade must be fair as well as free

By contrast, last year's statement called on all G20 states to resist "all forms" of protectionism. The statement came in the backdrop of President Donald Trump administration's pushback against ant...

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G20 leaders fail to reach agreements on free trade

On trade, Washington is calling into question the current global trade regulation system under the World Trade Organisation - a move which the source said is "unacceptable". He believes the rules of g...

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The Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF) Shares Sold by State Street Corp

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 4 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 1 analyst given HOLD rating to the stock. The stock has a market cap of $2.18 billion, a P/E ratio of 10.72 and a beta of 1.63. The ...

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JCPenney will close 7 stores in MI

The Bosque River Center location was one of nine in Texas to be shuttered. The total store closures represent approximately 13 - 14 % of the company's current store portfolio, less than 5% of total ...

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Free trade, anti-protectionist language dropped from final communique

US President Donald Trump's tough talk on trade paid off Saturday when ministers from 20 world powers meeting in Germany agreed to abandon their tradition of championing free trade and rejecting pro...

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Biggest slump in German factory orders since 2009

Data from the the German Economy Ministry shows factory orders fell a shocking 7.4 per cent month on month in January, in what experts described as a horrendous reading. New orders are highly volatile...

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MTA transit fares, tolls go up Sunday

MTA transit fares, tolls go up Sunday

Since 2007, Bee-Line fares have been pegged to MTA subway and bus fares, enabling free transfers between the two systems. For seniors and the disabled, the fare will increase to $16, up from $15.50. S...

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G20 Finance Ministers Fail to Agree on Free Trade Following US Pressure

In a partial face-saving move, as The FT details, G20 finance ministers meeting in the German resort town of Baden-Baden noted the importance of trade to the global economy, but dropped tougher lang...

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G20 Finance Ministers Agree on Trade Provisions in Draft Communique

Following pushback from US officials, led by US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, the communique of G20 finance minister backtracked on past commitments such as open trade and outright rejection of ...

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Zacks Rank on US Bancorp (USB) based on Estimated Earnings

Norinchukin Bank The increased its position in U.S. Bancorp by 8.5% in the third quarter. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $3.24. USB has been the subject of several research anal...

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Advocates Say Trump Budget Cuts Will Hurt Country's Most Vulnerable

Advocates Say Trump Budget Cuts Will Hurt Country's Most Vulnerable

As expected, future federal funding for the National Endowment for the Arts , the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting has been eliminated. So while ...

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Duterte on Panatag: We can not stop China from doing its thing

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during his departure ceremony before a visit to Myanmar at Davao city worldwide airport in Davao on Sunday. "And so what if they stop there?" he said. "Iy...

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US Federal Reserve raises interest rates

US Federal Reserve raises interest rates

Analysis from Prudential Portfolio Management Group (PPMG) which looks at the decision on interest rates faced at this month's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. US CPI data was in line wit...

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Dunkirk JCPenney store is 1 of many set to close this year

Ellison, chairman and chief executive officer of JCPenney. Other stores that will close in Minnesota are in Baxter, Fairmont, Faribault, Hibbing, Red Wing, Thief River Falls and Winona. but did not ...

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Maharashtra Budget 2017-18 presented by Devendra Fadnavis-led government: Highlights

Maharashtra Budget 2017-18 presented by Devendra Fadnavis-led government: Highlights

To protest the budget presented by Mungantiwar, some Opposition MLAs burnt the copies of it outside the Assembly. The Government has proposed Value-Added Tax on manufacturers and importers of fore...

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Stocks in Limelight: Steel Dynamics Inc. (STLD), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

Stocks in Limelight: Steel Dynamics Inc. (STLD), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

They now have a United States dollars 44 price target on the stock. Many research firms have provided their ratings on Steel Dynamics Inc . UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. The company declared...

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'Ridiculous' claims that GCHQ spied on Trump 'will not be repeated'

Trump has said can not be believed. Following a combative and highly charged White House press briefing, CNN correspondent Jim Acosta spoke with anchor Jake Tapper about his own contentious exch...

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G20 ministers struggle to reach consensus on trade, climate

It was totally undisputed that we are against protectionism. But the new administration in the United States is considering trade measures to curb imports with a border tax and would not agree to re...

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Brazilian firms accused of bribing inspectors to keep rotten meat on market

Local media reported that companies involved included BRF SA, the world's largest poultry exporter, and JBS SA, the world's No. 1 meatpacker. Among them are JBS, the world's largest beef exporter, and...

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G20 Ministers Battle To Break Deadlock On Trade

The Finance Minister of host Germany, Wolfgang Schauble, said for his part that the negotiations were very hard but that a door had been left open for future talks. Other world powers present played d...

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McConnell: Congress will raise debt ceiling in the near future

McConnell: Congress will raise debt ceiling in the near future

It cited its high level of debt and uncertainty about the federal government's ability to manage that debt load following a debt ceiling showdown. Those maneuvers, set out in law, are deemed "extrao...

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Top economies yield to US and drop no-protectionism pledge

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said the meeting of finance ministers of the G20 countries was a success Saturday despite the ministers not reaching agreement on trade protectionism. "We at the ...

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DSP, 3 cops injured as Jat protesters clash with police

DSP, 3 cops injured as Jat protesters clash with police

The talks come ahead of the Jat community's plans to gherao Parliament tomorrow in support of their demands. The affected stations in Delhi include Rajiv Chowk, Central Secretariat, Janpath, Pragati...

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Jason Kenney elected leader of Alberta PC party

Jason Kenney elected leader of Alberta PC party

The NDP rose to power in 2015 after almost half a century of PC rule in Alberta, aided by a divided right and voter anger over low oil prices, entitled politicians and government budget woes. Starke w...

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G-20 finance chiefs drop wording on protectionism, keep currency pledges

During the meeting, European countries and China were said to be pushing for a stronger stance in favor of free trade and cooperative, multi-country frameworks for trade such as the World Trade Organi...

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Seaport Global Upgrades the shares of Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI) to Buy

They now have a Dollars 22 price target on the stock. 01/20/2017 - Allegheny Technologies Incorporated was downgraded to "underperform" by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. 4 said a "Buy Ra...

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Aso: No G20 member was against free trade

He added that the final communique contained language that was not very concrete but which reflected the economies' shared commitment to fair trade, as demanded by the USA, and rejection of currency m...

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EPA approves $100M in federal emergency funding for Flint

EPA approves $100M in federal emergency funding for Flint

Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters and U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee, all D-Mich., said Friday morning that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had approved $ 100 million in funding for Flint authoriz...

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Aso, Mnuchin agree to avoid competitive currency devaluations

ICTSD reporting; "Treasury's Mnuchin to "push hard" for USA interests at G20: official", REUTERS , 13 March 2017; "Germany to press G20 to sign off on free trade amid worries about United States st...

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Justice Department files brief saying consumer watchdog agency's structure is unconstitutional

Justice Department files brief saying consumer watchdog agency's structure is unconstitutional

The Trump administration Friday officially joined a legal challenge aimed at sharply reducing the authority of a federal consumer watchdog that has drawn praise and criticism for cracking down on mort...

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Malabu: Court returns OPL 245 to Shell, ENI

Malabu: Court returns OPL 245 to Shell, ENI

The judge also dismissed an application filed by Malabu Oil and Gas Limited seeking to, among others, stay the earlier reserved ruling on the applications by Agip and Shell. Nigeria has filed crimin...

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Erdogan accuses European Union of launching anti-Islam 'crusade' over headscarf ruling

He, however, said "because of Brexit the situation now is completely different". This is clear. We spoke many times. In the Turkey-EU migration deal signed on March 18, 2016, Turkey agreed to work...

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Japan court rules state liable for negligence over Fukushima

Japan court rules state liable for negligence over Fukushima

The Maebashi district court ordered the national government and Tokyo Electric Power Co.to pay damages ranging from 70,000 yen ($620) to 3.5 million yen ($31,000) to 62 plaintiffs, or 38 million yen...

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