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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn refuses to rule out a second Brexit referendum

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn refuses to rule out a second Brexit referendum

In the case of the UK, May is hoping to cash in on increased voter support for her Conservative Party and to solidify her position through an election to strengthen the negotiations of Brexit, the UK'...

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May asks public to trust her decision on snap poll

May asks public to trust her decision on snap poll

She is expected to win the necessary backing of more than two-thirds of parliament in a vote that is likely to take place soon after 1300 GMT. May said the snap election was aimed at overcoming di...

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BP's leaking Alaska well stops spraying crude oil, still emitting gas

A leak of natural gas from an Alaska North Slope oil well was plugged by pumping salt water down the well. The total amount of oil spilled and whether the crude affected the snow-covered tundra near...

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Trump is playing chicken with Democrats over border wall funding

He will reach the milestone that traditionally invites scrutiny of a commander-in-chief's early progress a week today. Congress has until next week to pass a bill to fund the government. Representativ...

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Australia to get it's first taste of Trump

Australia to get it's first taste of Trump

Australia's own free trade agreement with the U.S., signed 12 years ago, and other investment opportunities are to be discussed during talks in Sydney between Pence and Trade Minister Steve Ciobio, wh...

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EPA chief makes first Superfund site visit with IN stop

Pruitt has criticized the EPA for overreach and President Donald Trump's administration has taken steps to roll back stricter environmental regulations put in place over the past eight years. "They ...

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With North Korea, we do have cards to play

SEOUL/BEIJING , April 21 (Reuters) - South Korea said on Friday it was on heightened alert ahead of another important anniversary in North Korea, with a large concentration of military hardware amasse...

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Trump vows 'massive' tax cut plan next week

The president added later Friday at the Treasury Department that the administration will "be having a big announcement Wednesday having to do with tax reform". Both Trump and Mnuchin have promised tha...

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China's March home prices defy curbs, further tightening expected

China's March home prices defy curbs, further tightening expected

It is encouraging to see credit growth slowing to a less unsustainable pace; an extended period in which nominal GDP growth outpaced credit growth would greatly allay concerns about the sustainabili...

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'Charging Bull' artist wants 'Fearless Girl' out of the way

Now, Charging Bull sculptor Arturo Di Modica wants the statue of the young girl removed, saying it violates copyright and was placed there for commercial gain. It's also interesting to note that...

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Le Pen 'exploited Paris shooting to boost campaign'

However previous attacks that have taken place soon before elections, including the November 2015 attacks in Paris ahead of regional polls and the shooting in a Jewish school before the 2012 presi...

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Oil prices flat as IEA report counters higher U.S. output

According to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, crude oil inventories fell by 2.17 million barrels in the week ending on April 7-better than the expected inventory build of 8...

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Oil regains some ground, but oversupply weighs

Oil regains some ground, but oversupply weighs

Last week, the API reported a 1.3-million-barrel draw for crude oil inventories for week ending April 7, while the EIA reported a 2.2-million-barrel draw. Due to the long period of low energy prices...

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United Airlines, city agree to preserve evidence in Dao incident

United Airlines, city agree to preserve evidence in Dao incident

United Airlines is changing a company policy and will no longer allow crew members to displace customers already on board and airplane. The Airline Passenger Protection Act, sponsored by Republican ...

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EPA chief delays methane rule at behest of oil and gas firms

EPA chief delays methane rule at behest of oil and gas firms

The NAACP also called on Pruitt to keep the EPA's Office of Environmental Justice open. They are anxious Pruitt won't do enough to eradicate the problem because he and President Trump want to roll b...

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SaskMilk swings back after Trump NAFTA comments

SaskMilk swings back after Trump NAFTA comments

During a visit to Wisconsin Tuesday, Mr. Trump said that he will demand an explanation from the Canadian government for having the pricing programs. Dozens of the state's dairy farms face being dro...

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Stock futures little changed as French election in focus

Stock futures little changed as French election in focus

Apple AAPL.O rose 1.5 percent after Morgan Stanley and Stifel raised their price targets on the stock, helping lift both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq . USA investors put to the side worries about Syr...

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Oil prices buoyed by United States crude stock dip

EIA reported crude oil stocks down 1 million barrels and total stocks down 1.1 million barrels from one year ago. The unexpected news sent WTI futures reeling; as of 17:50 GMT they were off by 1.5% ...

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Visa 2Q profits fall, but results still beat expectations

Visa 2Q profits fall, but results still beat expectations

Revenues rose 23.5% from past year to $4.48 billion, also topping analysts' view for $4.29 billion. Sales reached $4.5 billion in the quarter, compared with $3.6 billion a year ago. The company also r...

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US seeks 'win-win' trade relations with Indonesia: Pence

On Thursday, Pence toured the Grand Mosque in Jakarta, Southeast Asia's largest, and said Indonesia's moderate form of Islam should serve as an example to other nations. The foreign policy adviser sai...

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United States relationship expert claims Bill O'Reilly made unwanted advances at meeting

Earlier this month , The New York Times reported that O'Reilly and Fox News paid a collective $13 million to five women who alleged O'Reilly had harassed them. "You may have already heard - there ar...

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Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Stock Rating Upgraded by Credit Suisse Group AG

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Stock Rating Upgraded by Credit Suisse Group AG

The previous close of the stock price is registered at $89.81. Brokerage firms now have a positive stance on shares of TheStreet, Inc. Can now owns 94,443 shares of the aerospace company's stock wor...

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American Airlines says sorry to woman hit with buggy by staff member

American Airlines says sorry to woman hit with buggy by staff member

Another apparent flight attendant helped escort the male passenger to his seat and said the incident with the woman was an "accident". At this point a uniformed staff member emerged from the plane a...

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Italian cyclist Michele Scarponi killed after being hit by van during training

Italian cyclist Michele Scarponi killed after being hit by van during training

Scarponi had returned home after finishing fourth in the Tour of the Alps on Friday in Trento. Michele has been hit by a van on a crossroad. He left a wife and two kids. The "Filottrano eagle" joined ...

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GM announces China version of hybrid Volt

In contrast with the 53-mile pure-electric rating in the USA, the Velite 5 has been rated at 72 miles for the Chinese market, reflecting a different testing methodology. "We provide huge employment", ...

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BP Well In Alaska Spews Oil, Gas

An oil well leaking natural gas on Alaska's North Slope has been successfully plugged, according to private and government responders. "Based on an overflight with infrared cameras, the release ap...

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Ivanka Trump's Brand Is Becoming a Target for Counterfeiters

Last year, Mr Kushner pursued hundreds of millions of dollars in real estate investments from Anbang Insurance Group, a financial conglomerate with close ties to the Chinese state. The higher disappro...

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United changes policy after passenger removal controversy

United changes policy after passenger removal controversy

United said the change is an initial step as it reviews policies in order to " deliver the best customer experience ". Schmerin confirmed the authenticity of the published email. The video has been ...

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United Airlines' Corporate Clients Are Pushing for Customer Service Fixes

United Airlines' Corporate Clients Are Pushing for Customer Service Fixes

He was then dragged down the aisle of the aircraft. Cellphone video of the event was viewed by millions and prompted a global public outcry and a stumbling response from the airline and its chief ex...

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China anxious by North Korea's threats of missile tests, nuclear war

It is now heading to the region and will carry out maneuvers in the waters of the Sea of Japan near the Korean peninsula. "We'll be conducting more missile tests on a weekly, monthly and yearly ...

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GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020

It is thus using a mix of incentives and penalties for global automakers in order to motivate them to invest in the electric auto market. Automakers are scrambling to develop models with consumer appe...

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Treasury doesn't name any countries as currency manipulators

Mr DiMicco was appointed to lead the Trump administration's transition team at the office of the US Trade Representative. Baku, Fineko/abc.az. The U.S. But after the encounter, he characterized the ...

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Price Of Crude Oil Dips On Supply Glut Concerns

Oil edged higher on Wednesday as OPEC said it was committed to eroding a global surplus of crude , but increasing shale production in the United States and still-high global stocks threatened to...

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U.S. tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one

The statement, which was tabled by the USA, would also tell North Korea not to conduct further nuclear tests. Meanwhile, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, on Wednesday said that he believes it ...

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Watson fires 66 to take lead at Shenzhen International

But the United States' heavily-favoured Watson slid to fourth position with seven-under overall, though he is among those yet to complete his second round due to the weather. "I was playing quite good...

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