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Bannon Removed From National Security Council

The time for tinkering with NSC structure and process was during the transition when the Trump team was instead consumed with palace intrigue and other matters. In recent days, several other sen...

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Oil prices firm as Libyan output rebounds

Oil in the US rose above $50/bbl last week after some OPEC members voiced support for an extension to a six-month deal to cut production past June. But global inventories remain stubbornly high and ...

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Barrick Gold Corp's (ABX) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

Barrick Gold Corp's (ABX) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the c...

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Reserve Bank Of Australia Chief Blasts Banks For Relaxed Lending Rules

Reserve Bank Of Australia Chief Blasts Banks For Relaxed Lending Rules

Instead, Lowe said more action was needed to increase housing supply. ANZ says that weak wage growth, along with falling household incomes, contributed to index falling to its lowest level since Octob...

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Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS), Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI)

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. (NYSE: LVS ). Amer Century Cos stated it has 0.13% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp . compared to the sales or tota...

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They did it! SpaceX launches and lands re-used rocket

After lifting off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida and carrying an SES-10 communications satellite into space, the rocket booster separated and barreled toward Earth, slowing down and sticking a l...

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Waterbury Payless to close

Waterbury Payless to close

Payless is hardly the only retailer trying to keep up with changing shopping habits", Katersky says. The reorganization will involve closing almost 400 stores. Penney Company Inc. have been implemen...

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Plug Power announces Amazon agreement for multi-site GenKey deployments

Plug Power announces Amazon agreement for multi-site GenKey deployments

Notably, the announcement of the deal boosted shares of other companies in the same space. So, most importantly, where are shares headed from here? Share performance for the month is now at 23.81%. ...

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After health care failure, Plan B suddenly more appealing for GOP

After health care failure, Plan B suddenly more appealing for GOP

Those problems stem from the underlying premise of Obamacare itself. I think it signals that some of the concerns that folks had immediately after the election with the President of the same party of ...

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Sell-Side Analyst's Predictions: PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL), Mylan N.V. (MYL)

Sell-Side Analyst's Predictions: PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL), Mylan N.V. (MYL)

They now have a Dollars 49 price target on the stock. In recent action, PayPal Holdings, Inc. 05/27/2016 - PayPal Holdings, Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Needham & Company...

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Draghi: Policy stance still appropriate

Draghi: Policy stance still appropriate

Stop the guesswork - there's no longer need to speculate about where European Central Bank interest rates are going, after President Mario Draghi revealed his checklist for future policy moves. The si...

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Active Volume Stock: Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

Active Volume Stock: Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

Credit Suisse Group AG's target price would indicate a potential upside of 60.60% from the company's current price. The stock was trading on below-average volume. The analysts offering Earnings Estima...

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Cable giant Comcast offering cellular plans on Verizon network

Cable giant Comcast offering cellular plans on Verizon network

Xfinity Mobile benefits customers by bundling wireless service with Comcast's other Xfinity experiences. Comcast is waiving typical "access fees" of $20 per line that most carriers charge for en...

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Bed Bath & Beyond Strong Earnings Beat Held Back by Weak Guidance

Bed Bath & Beyond Strong Earnings Beat Held Back by Weak Guidance

At the moment 28 analysts are watching Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. Just a couple days after fellow chipmaker Nvidia Corporation ( NASDAQ :NVDA) took a precipitous fall, AMD stock is off to its own rock...

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Japanese retailer Seven & i to buy Sunoco assets for $3.3 billion

Japanese retailer Seven & i to buy Sunoco assets for $3.3 billion

As part of the deal, Sunoco LP will have a 15-year take-or-pay fuel supply agreement with a 7-Eleven subsidiary, under which Sunoco will supply approximately 2.2 billion gallons of fuel a year. A man ...

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Advertisers quit Fox show over sex claims

Advertisers quit Fox show over sex claims

After longtime television executive Roger Ailes lost his job previous year over sexual harassment allegations from employees, 21st Century Fox claimed that such behavior would never be tolerated agai...

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Jefferies & Co Issues Price Target With 40.17% Upside On Marathon Oil MRO

Jefferies & Co Issues Price Target With 40.17% Upside On Marathon Oil MRO

Capstone Asset Management Co. boosted its stake in Marathon Oil by 2.8% in the third quarter. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Marathon Oil Corporation recorded a 52-week high of $19.22. ...

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International Probe Launched into Swiss Bank Clients

International Probe Launched into Swiss Bank Clients

The Dutch are "investigating dozens of people who are suspected of tax fraud and money laundering", the prosecutors said, adding that suspects had deposited money in a Swiss bank without disclosing th...

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Burberry has licenced its beauty business to USA group Coty

Burberry has licenced its beauty business to USA group Coty

The move to bring in Coty comes after a successful repositioning and "elevation" of the Burberry Beauty business over the last four years under direct ownership, launching fragrances My Burberry ...

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Brazil takes over top spot from Argentina in FIFA rankings

Brazil takes over top spot from Argentina in FIFA rankings

Thanks to victories over Uruguay and Paraguay in the South American qualifiers for World Cup 2018, Brazil now claims the number one position in the Federation Internationale de Football Association ra...

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Northern Virginia Weather: Latest on damaging storms Thursday

Northern Virginia Weather: Latest on damaging storms Thursday

The National Weather Service will conduct a storm survey to determine whether a tornado caused the damage and to determine the tornado's rating. Heavy rain began falling before daybreak in parts of ...

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BP CEO pay cut by €7.5m after shareholder backlash

BP CEO pay cut by €7.5m after shareholder backlash

The cuts come after around 60 per cent of shareholders opposed BP's pay policy at last year's annual general meeting. The pay cut follows last year's shareholder revolt when nearly 60 per cent of BP...

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TSX rises as mining, energy stocks advance

TSX rises as mining, energy stocks advance

US stocks rose on Wednesday after solid private employment data underscored the strength of the economy, boosting financial stocks and helping calm investor jitters over President Donald Trump's abili...

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Oil hits one-month high near $55 on tighter supplies

Crude oil futures were higher Wednesday morning after an industry report showed USA oil inventories finally began to decline from record levels. A rule of thumb holds that every percentage point rise ...

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'Status quo on repo rate will be a dampener for real estate'

'Status quo on repo rate will be a dampener for real estate'

Several indicators point to modest improvement in microeconomic outlook however the upside risk to inflation arises from one-off effect of Goods and Services Tax, the RBI added. RBI indicated that it ...

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Keuchel, Correa lead Astros over Mariners 3-0

Keuchel, Correa lead Astros over Mariners 3-0

I was irrationally irked by Seattle's challenge of Altuve's "infield hit" in the bottom of the first. On Tuesday night against the Mariners it paid off when he got his first hit with the Astros...

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Liberal Newspapers Agree: Democrats, Don't Toss the Filibuster for the Nuclear Option

Liberal Newspapers Agree: Democrats, Don't Toss the Filibuster for the Nuclear Option

Republicans, however, are calling for changes to be made to this rule as well. John McCain (R-Ariz.), one of the staunchest defenders of Senate rules, hammered on Wednesday his party's plans to ch...

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Trump signs resolution repealing internet privacy protections

Trump's adviser, Marc Short, told reporters during an on-record briefing Wednesday that "we were content right now on pulling back" on the previous FCC's privacy rules. This is something that happen...

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Lok Sabha Takes Up GST Bills For Debate

Lok Sabha Takes Up GST Bills For Debate

The focus will now shift to the "classification" or "fitment" exercise ~ a comprehensive list specifying the tax rate that each good and service will attract. The Centre will levy the central GST and ...

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BJP workers protest outside Chenani-Nashri tunnel

BJP workers protest outside Chenani-Nashri tunnel

He said that by developing J&K, those living in PoK will be able to see the meaning of development. Security was tightened across the state ahead of Modi's visit. Modi reminded the stone-pelters of ...

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Allegations of EVM tampering 'far from truth': Ananth Kumar

Allegations of EVM tampering 'far from truth': Ananth Kumar

Congress leader Digivijay Singh started the debate. Launching an attack on chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Prakash said, "The state government and chief minister should explain why after EC tran...

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South Africa unions call for Zuma's resignation

South Africa unions call for Zuma's resignation

His sacking of Gordhan and other cabinet members who opposed him has threatened to split the African National Congress (ANC) that has governed since the end of apartheid. South African President Jacob...

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AAP govt abused power for official homes, appointments: Shunglu panel

AAP govt abused power for official homes, appointments: Shunglu panel

Jung, who as the Centre's representative had a bitter tussle with Kejriwal and his Government throughout his tenure as Lieutenant Governor, had set up the committee in August a year ago under VK Shang...

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Crude Oil Prices Recover Ground, WTI Finds Support Near Key Level

USA stocks opened flat on Monday, the first trading day of the second quarter, with investors awaiting President Donald Trump's first meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping later this week. In tota...

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Shutdown In Kerala To Protest Manhandling Of Dead Student's Mother By Cops

Even more horrifyingly, yesterday, Jishnu's mother, Mahija, and his uncle, Sreejith, were beaten, kicked and dragged by Thiruvananthapuram police for staging a demonstration against the lack of sati...

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