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March Jobs Report: Oil And Gas Hiring Is Strong

March Jobs Report: Oil And Gas Hiring Is Strong

Economists polled by Reuters had forecast payrolls increasing 180,000 last month and the unemployment rate unchanged at 4.7 per cent. As the unemployment rate continues its steady decline by droppin...

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On Golf Course, Trump Talks Health Care With Dr. Rand Paul

A Republican senator playing a major role in the attempt to revive the healthcare bill said today that the Trump administration and Republican l lawmakers were still at an "impasse" in talks. Paul has...

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Tesla Delivers More Cars Than Expected

Tesla Delivers More Cars Than Expected

The record number of deliveries for the first quarter starts the year off right for Tesla . Weekly production of 10,000 vehicles is still a long way to go for Tesla , compared to 25,000 vehicles d...

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United In Hot Water For Refusing To Board Two Girls Wearing Leggings

The girls, whose ages were not specified, were not allowed onto the morning flight on Sunday from Denver to Minneapolis as they were travelling under an employee travel pass that includes a specific...

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USA missile strike could resonate beyond Syria

The airbase is a small installation with two runways, and the strike came in response for a chemical weapons attack Tuesday in Syria. USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Friday ...

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Tornado Watch in effect just south of Fredericksburg

Tornado Watch in effect just south of Fredericksburg

As of right now, there isn't any part of North Carolina being considered for a Tornado Watch , but it is still early. In the event of severe weather, you should have a portable radio or weather rad...

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Bond-holding cut gradual, Fed official says

Far from worrying that the economy is in danger of overheating, the minutes make it clear that Fed officials see the risks to economic growth as "tilted to the downside". Trump has promised to return ...

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Norton breaks try scoring record at Hong Kong World Rugby Sevens Series

Norton breaks try scoring record at Hong Kong World Rugby Sevens Series

Speaking to Nampa on Thursday, sevens team coach Robbie Dickson said the team prepared well and their aim was to win and get promoted to the HSBC World Series. "They will make mistakes, but that is pa...

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Two-Party Rejection to Build Border Wall Grows in USA

Two-Party Rejection to Build Border Wall Grows in USA

We're not going to put it on our side and cede the river to Mexico. Reiterating remarks he made at a meeting of the Public Lands Council in Washington yesterday, Zinke acknowledged the president's p...

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Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form

Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form

Michael Flynn, the president's first national security adviser, had his own security clearance suspended for failure to properly disclose contacts with foreign officials and was sacked February 13 for...

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Children killed in U.S. airstrikes, claims Syrian state media

This was the first direct United States military action against the Syrian government during the years-long civil war that has ravaged the country. On Friday, senior USA military officials were lo...

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Dog Attacks Against Postal Workers Highest Since 1980s

Dog Attacks Against Postal Workers Highest Since 1980s

Los Angeles led the country with 80 postal employees getting bitten by dogs. Nationwide, 6,755 postal employees were attacked by dogs in 2016, according to the Postal Service. Children should also b...

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Moreno Evelyn V Buys 21550 Shares of U.S. Bancorp (USB)

During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.43 earnings per share. Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new position in shares of U.S. If you are reading this piece of conte...

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Donald Trump hails friendship with China's Xi as missiles head to Syria

While Trump would not say what he wants China to do specifically, he said he thinks China will "want to be stepping up" in trying to deter North Korea's nuclear ambitions. working relationship and...

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Iran condemns air strike in Syria, Britain, Australia give support

Assad in any solution or settlement". It is a war crime. Saudi Arabia had been deeply critical of Trump´s predecessor Barack Obama´s 2013 decision to hold off on military reprisals against the Syria...

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Trump welcomes Xi for first summit amidst Syria crisis

Metzl said, "President Xi has no real incentive to take major steps on North Korea, because China believes it is better off with even a nuclear-armed and hostile North Korea on its border, than with a...

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United Airlines gate agent bars two young girls in leggings

The girls, traveling under a pass granted to airline employees, were wearing skin-tight leggings . The girls were flying on an employee's travel pass, and the airline has a dress code for those p...

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At least 1 top Republican in Congress really likes IRS chief

At least 1 top Republican in Congress really likes IRS chief

Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen testified before the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday, and revealed that somewhere around 100,000 taxpayers may have had their personal informat...

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Germany investigates 20 for alleged spying for Turkey

Dutch officials are in talks with Turkish counterparts to secure the return of at least 10 citizens with dual nationalities after Turkey barred them from leaving, a Dutch official said April 6. Fethul...

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Hillary Clinton calls for US to bomb Syrian air fields

Clinton said that if she were in power, she would have told the Russian they were "either with us or against us on this no-fly zone". She warned that Russian Federation will do it again in the future ...

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Man on vacation with wife falls off cruise ship; search underway

Man on vacation with wife falls off cruise ship; search underway

Cruise ship crewmembers launched a search boat and notified the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard is using a helicopter and cutter to search for Scott. Reco Scott, 32, who was reportedly on his honeymo...

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Burning Stock on the move: Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

Burning Stock on the move: Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Akorn (AKRX) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds" was reported by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. Akorn has a 12 month low of $17.61 and a 12 month high...

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Vote nears for California gas tax, fee hike

California lawmakers have approved a plan to raise gas and vehicle taxes to generate $5 billion a year for road repairs. The proposal would raise gas taxes by 12 cents a gallon - a 43-cent increase ...

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Utilities hope to finish SC nuclear plant despite Westinghouse bankruptcy

Utilities hope to finish SC nuclear plant despite Westinghouse bankruptcy

Due to the woes at Westinghouse , Toshiba is struggling with debt that some warn might threaten its future. "We apologies to all stakeholders, including shareholders, for causing this trouble and...

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House Freedom Caucus signals support for healthcare bill with changes

However, in a move to attract hard-line conservatives, states could apply for a waiver if they showed it would improve coverage and reduce costs. "Leadership can't be autocratic". It's high stakes, ...

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Smiths Group plc 8.3% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove

About 30,350 shares traded. BNP Paribas maintained Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) rating on Tuesday, November 17. The Alabama-based Cornerstone Advisors Inc has invested 0.11% in the stock. The rating wa...

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Chinese state media say Trump to visit China in 2017

The official Xinhua News Agency reported late Thursday that Trump will travel to China at an "early date" in 2017 but gave no details. Mr Xi landed in West Palm Beach and was greeted by Secretary ...

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Holy Week and Easter schedule at St. Thomas

A breakfast at Shoney's will follow the sunrise service. Palm Sunday, April 9: 8 and 10 a.m. Maundy Thursday, April 13: 7 p.m. The 10:30 service will be followed by an Easter egg hunt at 11:30 a...

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New York Mortgage Trust, Inc

New York Mortgage Trust, Inc

BXMT has been the topic of a number of other reports. TheStreet raised Blackstone Mortgage Trust from a c rating to a b- rating in a report on Thursday, February 16th. If you are reading this report o...

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Hyundai Motor pulls ad from the O'Reilly Factor

The network did not elaborate. Advertisers refusing to be associated with O'Reilly in the wake of the sexual harassment lawsuits include automakers BMW , Hyundai, and Mitsubishi; pharmaceutical man...

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Gambler tied to Phil Mickelson convicted of insider trading

Gambler tied to Phil Mickelson convicted of insider trading

Starting in 2011, she said, Walters and Davis began communicating using so-called "burner" phones not registered in their names, she said. "If I had made a bet I would have lost". Walters, 70, has b...

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Markets Right Now: Syria, weak jobs leave stock market mixed

The stock indexes were little changed Friday in a surprisingly muted response to smaller-than-expected job growth and a US attack on Syria. Bond yields are down, and banks are skidding. The move was c...

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Reporting gender pay gap figures

Reporting gender pay gap figures

Nonetheless, one employment lawyer told The Guardian the new rules "are likely to do more for pay parity in five years than equal pay legislation has done in 45 years". "The gender pay gap is, unfor...

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Delta cancels flights for third day after storm hits Atlanta

Now three future flight departures are delayed at the Tallahassee International Airport. The thunder storm hit Wednesday, April 5, 2017 , but canceled flights and long lines in Atlanta persisted into...

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Rand Paul Proffers Kinda, Sorta Obamacare Repeal, Replace

Rand Paul Proffers Kinda, Sorta Obamacare Repeal, Replace

Trump talked about his efforts to move forward on health care in an interview with the Financial Times published online Sunday. The Sunday golf outing was not unusual for Trump, who has visited ...

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