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Assad says regime firepower 'not affected' by USA strike

The United States is "not getting along with Russian Federation at all", Trump said at a press conference at the White House. Trump's comments came after he made his biggest foreign policy decision ...

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UK lenders put brakes on credit after borrowing binge

UK lenders put brakes on credit after borrowing binge

This compares with the first quarter of past year, when a net balance of 16.6 per cent of lenders expected to loosen, rather than tighten, the availability of unsecured credit. The economic outlook wa...

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Trump, China's Xi Hold Phone Conversation Regarding Korean Peninsula

Trump, China's Xi Hold Phone Conversation Regarding Korean Peninsula

Washington views the threat as one against the US itself too, as North Korea's nuclear and missile programs approach the capacity to reach the USA mainland. Mr Xi told Mr Trump on the phone that C...

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Gender-Pay Gap: Tech Gaint Google Accused of Underpaying Female Workers

Google says it vehemently disagreed with the charges of sex discrimination, which the Mountain View, California, company said it hadn't heard until Wipper's court appearance. We already know that div...

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Wall Street bull's sculptor says Fearless Girl violates his artistic rights

Artist Arturo Di Modica said Wednesday, April 12, that the new neighboring statue changes his bull into something negative. Rather, as outlined in the letter , the sculptor and his representatives ...

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Canada introduces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana use

Canada introduces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana use

The bundle of bills tabled Thursday in the House of Commons marks the start of a lengthy process which, once complete in July 2018, will usher in a dramatic cultural change, its ramifications reaching...

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United States crude stockpiles fall unexpectedly

United States crude stockpiles fall unexpectedly

Opec and other producers, including Russian Federation, have pledged to cut output by about 1.8-million barrels per day during the first half of 2017 to rein in oversupply. World oil production fell i...

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Parties promise jobs, public investments at dawn of BC election campaign

As B.C.'s provincial election officially kicks off on Tuesday, a new Ispos poll sheds some light on the issues that matter most to voters and which party leader they feel is best qualified to be B.C.'...

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Uber Faces $1.1 Million Fine Over Drunk Drivers

Uber Faces $1.1 Million Fine Over Drunk Drivers

The company's efforts were only exposed recently, but just a few key executives and data scientists previously knew about the project. To track the Lyft drivers, Uber staff allegedly created fak...

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Oil prices rise on prospect that Saudi Arabia seeking output cut extension

Oil prices rise on prospect that Saudi Arabia seeking output cut extension

In its monthly report, the IEA said oil production could rise by 485,000 barrels a day around the world this year even as Saudi Arabia, Iraq and other major producers slash output. Nevertheless, the...

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Uproar over United video imperils Chicago airport police

Uproar over United video imperils Chicago airport police

The footage, captured by a passenger sat directly behind Dr David Dao , shows the Kentucky physician telling police he would rather go to jail than get off the plane, saying "you can drag me". Chicag...

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Asian shares mixed as Trump talks down USA dollar

Trump's move contradicts one of the biggest economic promises he made on the campaign trail the, Colorado Springs Gazette stated on Wednesday. "NATO is obsolete", he declared in March 2016. South Ko...

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Bernstein maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) as 'Buy' With 48 PT

Bernstein maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) as 'Buy' With 48 PT

Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC now owns 2,377 shares of the company's stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 150 shares during the last quarter. The business also recently declar...

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NYC mayor to 'Charging Bull' artist: 'Fearless Girl is staying put'

State Street Global Advisors , the world's third-largest asset manager, installed the statue on Tuesday morning as part of a campaign to pressure companies to add more women to their boards. The c...

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Pioneer Energy Services Corp. (NYSE:PES) Vs. Industry Vs. Sector Growth Analysis

PES has been the topic of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Pioneer Energy Services Corp from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $7.50 price objective on t...

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International Energy Agency says global oil market now close to balance

International Energy Agency says global oil market now close to balance

Over the first three months of the year, stocks were up by 38.5 million barrels, or 425,000 barrels per day (bpd), after a large increase in January. Is too much oil being produced? Prices had b...

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ConocoPhillips to sell San Juan Basin assets for up to $3bn

ConocoPhillips to sell San Juan Basin assets for up to $3bn

The company announced that it will use the proceeds from the San Juan deal for general corporate purposes. Global oil company ConocoPhillips said today it will sell all its interests in the San ...

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Oil edges up as Saudis reported to back extension of production cuts

Oil edges up as Saudis reported to back extension of production cuts

Traders focused on preliminary USA production estimates included in the weekly EIA report that suggest domestic output is continuing to climb. Traders attributed the up-and-down action to the drawdown...

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No signs of criminality in NY judge's death

No signs of criminality in NY judge's death

A suspect in that case has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Judge Raymond Myles. As well as being the first Muslim woman to be elected as a judge in the US, Abdus-Salaam, 65, wa...

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Attorney for doctor dragged off United flight speaks on incident, lawsuit

At a later city council aviation committee meeting, Chicago Department of Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans said the department was investigating the incident and reviewing its training. Demetrio say...

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President Mukherjee gives his approval to GST Bill

President Mukherjee gives his approval to GST Bill

The four bills CGST, IGST, UTGST and compensation law - were passed by Parliament on April 6. Earlier this month, the Rajya Sabha passed four GST Bills without amendments setting the stage for the g...

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Grains Piled on Runways, Parking Lots, Fields Amid Global Glut

Grains Piled on Runways, Parking Lots, Fields Amid Global Glut

During spring sowing the United States corn acreage is likely to decrease by 4.3% compared with 2016 to 89.996 million acres, despite strong demand from world importers. In neighboring Brazil, the w...

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Pepsi Pulls Its Controversial Kendall Jenner #Resist Ad After Just One Day

Pepsi Pulls Its Controversial Kendall Jenner #Resist Ad After Just One Day

People took to Twitter to comment, with comedian Travon Free saying: "The Kendall Jenner Pepsi fiasco is a flawless example of what happens when there's no black people in the room when decisions a...

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Beijing willing to work with Washington against North Korea

The call, brief details of which were released by the Chinese foreign ministry, came amid rising tensions after a U.S. Navy strike group was re-routed to the Korean Peninsula, CBS News correspondent A...

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Kim Jong Un opens complex of North Korean high-rise buildings

Kim Jong Un opens complex of North Korean high-rise buildings

A post-summit analysis in Hong Kong's influential English language South China Morning Post argued that the real importance of the meeting for Xi was in building his portfolio ahead of the Communist P...

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Global crude oil prices hit one-month high

Global crude oil prices hit one-month high

At the end of November, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreed to cut output by 1.2 million barrels per day (mb/d) from January 1, initially for a period of six months. Latest...

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Water bubble made from edible membrane spells end for plastic bottles

Water bubble made from edible membrane spells end for plastic bottles

The Ooho bubble is made from seaweed and is edible and biodegradeable. The product is simply a portion of water contained by an organic membrane composed of sodium alginate and calcium chloride, mai...

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Oil prices drop as Libya resumes crude production

Oil prices drop as Libya resumes crude production

The deal propped up the crude price to around $50 per barrel. USA crude inventories probably dropped by 150,000 bbl to 533.8MMbbl in the week ended March 31, according to a Bloomberg survey before W...

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Tesla Comes Through With Record Delivery Numbers, Disappointing The Darkside

Tesla Comes Through With Record Delivery Numbers, Disappointing The Darkside

That figure is 69% higher than the production levels for the same period in 2016. The company only delivered 76,230 cars previous year, and even its impressive first-quarter 2017 performance is well...

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Australia, India to up security, maritime ties

Australia, India to up security, maritime ties

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said under the new partnership Victoria University and the University of Canberra would work with India to assist in the establishment of a National Sports U...

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Traders Secrets on The Western Union Company (WU), Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)

Traders Secrets on The Western Union Company (WU), Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)

Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in MDLZ. Finally, Sowell Financial Services LLC acquired a new position in Mondelez International during the fourth quarter...

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Fed official: Bond holdings to be reduced gradually

Members of the committee said this reduction should be made by stopping reinvestment of bonds that mature, rather than outright selling, and "judged that a change to the committee's reinvestment polic...

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Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Upgraded to

Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at Vetr Inc

The stock was sold at an average price of $15.22, for a total transaction of $38,430.50. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. The ana...

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'Charging Bull' artist reportedly says 'Fearless Girl' sculpture violates his rights

The sculptor who created the " Charging Bull ", the famous bull statue in New York's financial district said that " Fearless Girl ", the newly installed statue placed near his statue, is violating...

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Himachal CM fails to keep ED date; agency issues fresh summons

Himachal CM fails to keep ED date; agency issues fresh summons

The former Chief Minister bemoaned that Virbhadra Singh has wasted his entire tenure in inaugurations of the works and projects executed and accomplished in the tenure of the BJP Government which were...

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