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Toshiba says Westinghouse filing for bankruptcy protection

Founded by American inventor George Westinghouse in 1886, Cranberry Township, Pa. -based Westinghouse plans to restructure its business after securing $800 million in bankruptcy financing to continu...

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Republicans plot second attempt at ObamaCare repeal

A spokeswoman for Ryan, AshLee Strong, said Ryan and Trump spoke for almost an hour Saturday and again on Sunday about moving forward on the agenda, saying "their relationship is stronger than ever ri...

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Congress votes away Internet privacy regulations in favor of ISPs

The measures would remove FCC rules enacted previous year that required Internet service providers, or ISPs, such as Comcast (CMCSA), Charter (CHTR), AT&T (T) and Verizon (VZ) to follow new rules to...

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'Finally we can have an actual F1 race' declares Lewis Hamilton

'Finally we can have an actual F1 race' declares Lewis Hamilton

Mercedes made one mistake during the race, and that cost Hamilton this race. Hamilton won back-to-back drivers" titles in 2014 and "15, and narrowly lost a year ago to Rosberg, who then retired. ...

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Trump says Germany owes 'vast sums' to NATO

In a tweet from his Florida resort, where he is spending the weekend, the USA president wrote that he had a "great" meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel this week, despite reports to the con...

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Dustin Johnson Becomes First Man To Win All Four WGCs

By advancing into the weekend rounds of the Match Play, both Tanihara and Fisher jumped into the top-50 of the final Official World Golf Ranking in which players can qualify for the upcoming Masters ...

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We'll help fix Obamacare if you won't repeal it

We'll help fix Obamacare if you won't repeal it

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday after a meeting with Republican lawmakers that members are ready to "work together and listen together". We were called to the table, we made numerous recommenda...

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Durbin to vote against Trump's Supreme Court pick

After Gorsuch completed his testimony, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer took to the floor to announce his "no" vote and encourage his colleagues to follow suit. The new fever to block Judge Gor...

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Analyst Recommended Stock: Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

Analyst Recommended Stock: Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

Bank of America Corporation (BAC ) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 77.57%. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 0.15% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. O...

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Paul Ryan: Push for health-care reform will continue

Paul Ryan: Push for health-care reform will continue

Meadows had a meeting with Ryan on Tuesday, which was unusual because the Freedom Caucus had largely gone around leadership during the negotiation process and dealt directly with the White House. "Whi...

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Realty Income Corp (O) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 30th

Realty Income Corp (O) To Go Ex-Dividend on March 30th

We have $20.51 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:KIM worth $659.40 million less. SFM's SI was 16.42M shares in March as released by FINRA. It has underperformed by 6.55% the S&P500. The rating was u...

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Up as Fed raises rates but stays course

Up as Fed raises rates but stays course

The rate increase came amid a broad improvement in the world economic outlook and a sense among Fed policymakers that the USA economy is close to the central bank's employment and inflation goals. "Ho...

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U.S. lawmakers vote to roll back internet privacy rules

Last week, Pai said consumers would have privacy protections even without the Obama internet provider rules , but critics say they will weaker. Today, House Republicans voted to block a feder...

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February 2018: 'Fearless Girl' Statue to Stay on Wall Street a Year

February 2018: 'Fearless Girl' Statue to Stay on Wall Street a Year

The 50-inch tall bronze statue of a ponytailed girl in a windblown dress was installed on the eve of International Women's Day, which took place on March 8 . The Village Voice called it a "PR stunt ...

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Flight laptop restrictions not because of new threat

Flight laptop restrictions not because of new threat

The US said the changes had been under consideration since the government learned of a threat several weeks ago. The US said "evaluated intelligence" had indicated that terrorist groups were tryin...

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Snoop Dogg to induct Tupac into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Snoop Dogg to induct Tupac into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Journey's contribution to the exhibit is a parlor grand piano that keyboardist Jonathan Cain played on all of the band's 1980s tours and continued to use until 2007. The exhibition also will featur...

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Rep. Devin Nunes won't step aside in Russian Federation investigation

Rep. Devin Nunes won't step aside in Russian Federation investigation

President Trump is calling the investigations of his campaign's ties with Russian Federation a "hoax" - even though his national security adviser and his campaign chairman were fired over it. He later...

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Blue-chip stocks of the day: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ : AMD)

Blue-chip stocks of the day: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ : AMD)

Of those analysts we surveyed, the highest price target on recordsits at $17.00, which would imply another 77 percent in upside potential. If you look at the company's income statement over the pa...

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After GOP Failure, Alabama Congressman Files One Sentence Obamacare Repeal Bill

It's a notable dynamic given that many conservatives who opposed the Republican health care overhaul plan come from districts Trump won handily. "We can't leave this alone". "Inasmuch as "Surrender Ca...

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Lewis Hamilton predicts

Lewis Hamilton predicts "close battle" with Sebastian Vettel

We'll be determined to come back stronger in China and make sure those small margins go our way next time". "I wouldn't say I'm happy", Hamilton, 32, said. Right now it looks like we have equal mach...

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Aldermore Group PLC (ALD) Upgraded by Macquarie to "Outperform"

Finally, Desjardins reduced their target price on shares of Carpetright plc from GBX 227 ($2.80) to GBX 220 ($2.72) in a report on Monday, January 16th. The stock of UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG) earned "...

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Rig contractor Ocean RIG files for bankruptcy protection in US

Rig contractor Ocean RIG files for bankruptcy protection in US

The Stock Market opened sessions at 0.54 and closed at 0.23. 12/10/2015 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc. had its "underweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. 05/15/2015 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc. was upgr...

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Republicans vote to end U.S. internet privacy

The U.S. Senate voted along party lines 50-48 last week to approve a Republican-backed bill repealing regulations passed in October 2016 to protect Internet users' privacy. Republicans in the Hous...

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Oil bounces off November lows, but bloated United States stockpiles pressure market

Brent for May settlement slipped 14 cents to $51.62 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. West Texas Intermediate for April delivery, which expires Tuesday, fell 56 cents to sett...

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New York, Connecticut Among States Opposing Trump's Clean Power Rollback

New York, Connecticut Among States Opposing Trump's Clean Power Rollback

While Trump's proposed draconian cuts to the EPA will be up to Congress to address, Trump's attack on the Clean Power Plan - the country's best opportunity to rein in climate change by cutting carbo...

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Uber Restarts Self-Driving Tests After Tempe, Arizona Crash

All Uber's autonomous test vehicles include a driver sitting in the driver's seat in a position to take over should it be required. The Uber vehicle was in self-driving mode at the time of the cra...

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White House: Climate Funding Is 'A Waste of Your Money'

White House: Climate Funding Is 'A Waste of Your Money'

The proposal codifies Trump's "America First" approach to governance - the budget document was even titled with the campaign slogan - and underscores his priorities to allies in Congress in a docume...

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Carpetright plc (CPR) Receives GBX 229.80 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Macquarie reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and issued a GBX 1,300 ($16.06) price objective on shares of Fresnillo Plc in a research note on Monday, February 6th. Diageo plc (LON:DGE) opened at 2315.00 on...

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Info suggests Trump associates may have coordinated with Russians

The information includes human intelligence, records of travel, business and phone calls, and accounts of meetings made in person. However, what about this investigation that's been going on since Jul...

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Barcelona condemn 'unfair and disproportionate' Messi ban

Barcelona condemn 'unfair and disproportionate' Messi ban

The ban goes into effect immediately, ruling Messi out of Argentina's match against Bolivia in La Paz later today. Fifa said in a letter to the Argentine Football Association (AFA), publishe...

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Vertex Seeks Approval For Cystic Fibrosis Drug; Stock Surges

Analysts have placed a $100.25 price target on Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, suggesting a 10.41% gain from recent close. Tezacaftor is a crucial drug for Vertex because it will enable the com...

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European Union restricts Brazil meat imports

European Union restricts Brazil meat imports

China, which accounted for almost one-third of the Brazilian industry's $13.9-billion in exports past year, made a decision to suspend imports of all meat products from Brazil as a precautionary measu...

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Home Buyers Jump on Contracts as Housing Market Rises

Home Buyers Jump on Contracts as Housing Market Rises

The NAR Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, jumped 5.5% to 112.3 in February from 106.4 in January. The February data which gave a 2.6% annual increase wa...

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Americans Reassured No Tainted Brazilian Meat Has Entered US

It listed the affected companies as JJZ Alimentos SA, Frango Dm Industria e Comercio de Alimentos Ltda, Seara Alimentos, a subsidiary of JBS, the world's biggest meatpacking company, and BRF SA , the...

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May vows Brexit deal for all in UK, including EU nationals

May vows Brexit deal for all in UK, including EU nationals

May signed the letter in Downing Street on Tuesday, a photo released by her office showed. Barrow arrived at European Council headquarters carrying a briefcase Wednesday morning, before his appointm...

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