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Amazon acquires right to buy stake in fuel cell maker Plug Power

Amazon acquires right to buy stake in fuel cell maker Plug Power

Shares outstanding are recorded as 193.84 million and total shares floated are 188.99 million. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell. At the movement VeriFone Systems, Inc. Ro...

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Monsanto posts better-than-expected jump in 2nd-qtr profit

The world's largest seed supplier said sales of corn seeds and traits rose 8 percent, while sales of soybean seeds and traits jumped 10.2 percent in the second quarter ended February 28, as farmers in...

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Cyclone Debbie leaves tens of thousands stranded

A journalist covering flooding from the massive storm, which continues to dump heavy rain on the east coast of Australia, was shocked to come across a dead bull shark that was apparently swept up in...

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What is the Senate's 'nuclear option'?

What is the Senate's 'nuclear option'?

McConnell has strongly indicated - but hasn't said outright - that he would change Senate rules so that Gorsuch can be confirmed with a simple majority in the 100-seat chamber. It was half past noon M...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Rejects Flynn's Request for Immunity

That information was subsequently included on an amended disclosure form, which the White House released on Saturday. Schiff, who has called for Nunes' recusal from the investigation because of his ...

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Kendall Jenner accused of 'mocking Black Lives Matter' movement in Pepsi advert

The 21-year-old was accused of "mocking" the Black Lives Matter movement and "appropriating the resistance" in the commercial, which seems to be inspired by a famous photo of a woman standing up to po...

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GST council to finalise rules for new tax regime today

He said the GST Council, comprising finance ministers at the Centre and states, had agreed to take a decision on bringing real estate within the ambit of the new tax regime within a year of its roll...

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Nivea pulls 'white is purity' advert after outcry

Nivea pulls 'white is purity' advert after outcry

Nivea's Facebook page uses a geoblocker to redirect users to their country's specific brand channel. With the whole world debating about white supremacy, Nivea might not have realized that they had...

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It is partial relief for farmers: Rahul on UP loan waiver

Gandhi said the Centre should not discriminate amongst states and no politics should be played with farmers suffering across the country. He, however, cautioned the Central government against "discr...

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On Equal Pay Day, Maloney Calls for Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act

The latest figures reveal a 20% difference in pay for men and women for similar work. To break it down for you, Whelan says white women make 83 cents on the dollar compared to men. Women also make a...

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Tesla Delivers 25000 EVs In Q1 2017, Model S Leads The Way

Tesla Delivers 25000 EVs In Q1 2017, Model S Leads The Way

Since 2012, the company's share prices have risen from around $30 to their current position, knocking on the door of $300 per share. The company is pushing for an annual production rate of 500,000 car...

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Current Market Buzz: Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS), NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

It dived, as 69 investors sold NVIDIA Corporation shares while 306 reduced holdings. Jennison Associates LLC boosted its position in shares of NVIDIA by 36.6% in the third quarter. On average, equ...

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What OPEC Really Thinks About Current Oil Prices

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 52 cents, at $51.55 per barrel. Surveys ahead of today's "Petroleum Status Report " has pinned the inventory decline at between 150,000 and 40...

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North Korea is increasingly a focus of US-China meeting

FILE - In this March 14, 2017 file photo, a U.S. Navy's F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during the annual joint military exercise c...

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ISM US services activity index falls to lowest since October

ISM US services activity index falls to lowest since October

The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said its index of non-manufacturing activity fell to 55.2 from 57.6 in February which was the highest since October 2015. More broadly, data on US consumer ...

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Trump, Xi hold first summit with N

He has also demanded that Beijing do more to "solve" the North Korean problem - his biggest national security challenge - or he will act alone to deal with Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs. It...

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Sensex, Nifty rally to record highs; all eyes on RBI

Sensex, Nifty rally to record highs; all eyes on RBI

The BSE Sensex breached 30,000-mark and the NSE Nifty hit a lifetime high of 9,264.95 in the opening trade on sustained buying by retail investors amid increased foreign fund inflows and positive Asia...

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Eurozone economy 'strongest' in nearly 6 years

Eurozone economy 'strongest' in nearly 6 years

The Standard Bank Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), compiled by Markit, edged up to 50.7 from 50.5 from February, remaining above the 50 mark dividing expansion from contraction for the longest stretc...

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BMW pulls advertising from Fox News' 'O'Reilly Factor'

Hyundai said early Tuesday that it is not now advertising on "The O'Reilly Factor " but will remove upcoming ads because of the "recent and disturbing allegations". "Just like other prominent and co...

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Top Stock Movers - Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE:CUZ)

The business had revenue of $21 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $20.67 billion. The return on invested capital at 10%, which is good, compared to its peers. Boothbay Fun...

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Tesla deliveries surge by 150% in Germany as local presence increases

Online Chat: DJ Kachman, the Veterans Affairs Department's director of mobile and security technology transformation lead, on April 10, at 1 p.m. When the dust settled, Tesla over the last three month...

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50 radicalised Indian youth have crossed over

50 radicalised Indian youth have crossed over

Speaking in the Lok Sabha during the Parliament session, Swaraj said, "You can't say that steps we took were inadequate". "It was said by the Dean that the political leadership is silent or no work ...

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Take your medicine to tame Augusta, says McIlroy

I was three or four over for the day at that point and I needed to hit it to the right of the green and try and make my up and down. For Jordan Spieth, this year is a chance to finally rid himself o...

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Architects of RBS branch spin-off quit as Brussels probes Plan B

Architects of RBS branch spin-off quit as Brussels probes Plan B

Brussels has started an in-depth probe into the Treasury's proposals for RBS to spend £750m on a fund to increase competition in the UK's business banking sector. EC rules for state aid mean it can on...

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Chinese president promises pandas to Finland on state visit

Chinese president promises pandas to Finland on state visit

During his stay in Helsinki , Xi will hold talks with his Finnish counterpart, and meet with Prime Minister Juha Sipila and Speaker of the Finnish Parliament Maria Lohela. "We know that pandas are a ...

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Gibraltar says Spanish navy ship entered its waters: 'incursion' or 'routine?'

Gibraltar says Spanish navy ship entered its waters: 'incursion' or 'routine?'

Lord Michael Howard , a former leader of the ruling Conservative Party, told Sky News on Sunday: "Thirty five years ago this week, another woman prime minister sent a taskforce halfway across the worl...

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Sovereignty of Gibraltar remains unchanged - Britain's Johnson

Sovereignty of Gibraltar remains unchanged - Britain's Johnson

European Union foreign ministers meeting in Luxembourg took note of the episode, and one of them found it particularly revealing. Some pro-Brexit voices in Britain went even farther. May moved to ta...

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North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, says Seoul

North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, says Seoul

Instead, Trump will be showering Xi with legitimacy and bolstering his influence at home and overseas. A currency trader watches monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price I...

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Vesuvius Plc (VSVS) to Issue Dividend of GBX 11.40 on May 19th

Vesuvius Plc (VSVS) to Issue Dividend of GBX 11.40 on May 19th

Its products include ActivHeal, LiquiBand and RESORBA. After $0.07 actual earnings per share reported by Lattice Semiconductor Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -28.57% negative...

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North Korea fires missile into Sea of Japan

North Korea fires missile into Sea of Japan

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's regime test-fired a possible KN-15 missile, also known as Pukguksong-2, which flew about 37 miles before hitting worldwide waters with a maximum altitude of over 117 ...

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Trump keeps H-1B, but imposes strict guidelines for applicants

Trump keeps H-1B, but imposes strict guidelines for applicants

The USCIS move, the agency said in a press release , is to "further deter and detect H-1B visa fraud and abuse". The Indian IT industry body Nasscom on Tuesday said the clarifying guidance by the U...

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NCAA tournament roundup: Gonzaga, Oregon earn trips to Final Four

NCAA tournament roundup: Gonzaga, Oregon earn trips to Final Four

The program Few helped build from scratch during his 28 years at Gonzaga — 18 as head coach — has been one of college basketball's most consistent teams. After Gonzaga punched its ticket to the Fi...

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U.S. Private Sector Job Growth Far Exceeds Estimates In March

U.S. Private Sector Job Growth Far Exceeds Estimates In March

The figure is much higher than economists' forecasts for the government's jobs report, to be released Friday. The ADP report offers renewed optimism for wages, as job creation not only exceeded expect...

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Bill to improve weather forecasts heads to president's desk

There also was flooding and wind damage in central MS, with water rescues in the Vicksburg area, Lamb said. Those terms just mean that the regions are at an increased risk of seeing the threats caus...

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North Korea fires ballistic missile, US State Department says

North Korea fires ballistic missile, US State Department says

M - North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast on Wednesday, South Korea's military said , ahead of a summit between US and Chinese leaders who are set to discuss Pyon...

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