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Jokowi receives Mike Pence at Presidential Palace

He reassured Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday that the USA stands behind Japan in the face of a nuclear threat from North Korea. Washington's top diplomat said during his visit to S...

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Blake Lively perfectly shut down a reporter's sexist question

When asked about "Serena" again at the luncheon, Lively shut down the question by saying she preferred to "focus on the event". "Come on, you want to talk about an outfit here, today?" she responded...

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Ivanka Trump Is Making Out Like a Bandit Under the Trump Administration

Retail department store Nordstrom's decision last week to cut first daughter Ivanka Trump's fashion line has sparked a tremendous backlash from consumers-especially women-who say the company's move ...

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Pence assures Japan America is with its ally '100 percent'

Pence assures Japan America is with its ally '100 percent'

Pence arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday from South Korea, where he visited the heavily fortified border separating the North and South. North Korea's deputy representative to the United Nations, Kim In ...

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United Rentals, Inc. Earnings Beat, But Rental Prices Decline

United Rentals, Inc. Earnings Beat, But Rental Prices Decline

Zacks Investment Research upgraded United Rentals from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $121.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Saturday, December 10th. Also, VP Jef...

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China chides USA about carrier's location

China chides USA about carrier's location

The U.S. military initially said in a statement dated April 10 that Admiral Harry Harris, the commander of Pacific Command, directed the Carl Vinson strike group "to sail north and report on station i...

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21st Century Fox Confirms Law Firm's Bill O'Reilly Investigation

Walsh alleges that after a number of on-air appearances on O'Reilly's show in 2013, the 67-year-old host first promised her a job as a recurring contributor over a business dinner and then angrily wit...

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UK Parliament: Theresa May calls for snap polls on June 8

May called the national election in a surprise move on Tuesday, saying it was necessary to boost her majority and provide stability as Britain gears up for two years of negotiations with the Europea...

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Obama to hold first public event of his post-presidency

Obama to hold first public event of his post-presidency

President Barack Obama made his farewell address in Chicago. On Monday, President Obama's vacation ends. Mr. Obama is set to receive the 2017 John F. Barack Obama had also openly defended the Aff...

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Trump administration preps for possible government shutdown

Trump administration preps for possible government shutdown

Democrats responded harshly to Mulvaney's remarks Thursday. During an interview with Bloomberg on Friday, OMB Director Mick Mulvaney said that giving Democrats a dollar of Obamacare cost-shari...

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Q1FY17 net sales at Kate Spade & Company fall 1.2%

Shares of Kate Spade & Company ( KATE ) are trading -31.37% downward from the 52-week high mark and 29.53% above from the fifty two-week low mark. Wunderlich reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $...

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Pence says US will honor refugee deal with Australia

Pence, who is in Australia as part of a 10-day Asia-Pacific tour. Under the deal inked in the final months of Barack Obama's presidency, the United States would resettle 1,250 asylum seekers held in...

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Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner will miss Game 4 against Maple Leafs

The Leafs looked flat, the rally towels had been put away and the Caps seemed ready to roll. It says a lot about the youthful team, but is says much more about the Capitals . "It's up to us to change...

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NYMEX Crude Oil Prices Made a U-Turn

NYMEX Crude Oil Prices Made a U-Turn

James Williams, president of energy consultant WTRG Economics in London, Arkansas, said the minister's bullish statement did not lift prices much because of growing US shale production. West Texas Int...

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BP plc 32.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital

Its up 0.14, from 0.89 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 56 investors sold Tesco PLC shares while 183 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 731 raised stakes. The stock of WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH...

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OPEC raises its forecast on global demand for oil

API also reported a significant gasoline inventory draw of 3.7 million barrels, compared to predictions of a 1.8-million-barrel draw. Hopes for an extended period of cuts helped the oil price reco...

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Brussels: EU hopeful United Kingdom vote will smooth Brexit path

Brussels: EU hopeful United Kingdom vote will smooth Brexit path

The Labour Party has been riven by divisions over its leader Jeremy Corbyn and Brexit, while Mrs May's commitment to a clean break with the European Union has undermined support for Ukip. The EU's for...

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BHP Billiton plc (BBL) Given Average Rating of

BHP Billiton plc (BBL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

Previously on 04/20/2017, HSBC Holdings plc released a statement about BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP) increased the target price from $0.00 to $26.00. This represents a yield of 2.28%. This i...

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El-Erian: French Election Could Roil Markets

El-Erian: French Election Could Roil Markets

A runoff between the top two vote-getters would be on May 7. "Whoever is the toughest on radical Islamic terrorism, and whoever is the toughest at the borders, will do well in the election", Trump f...

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Oil futures slip as analysts determine market still flooded amid production increases

The production cuts - made from a very high baseline - were created to support prices and ease the budget pressure being felt by oil-producing countries. The latest USA oil production and inventory da...

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Streaming Deals Like Amazon's NFL Deal Not 'Smart For Us — Netflix

The US had net adds of 1.42 million, and the figure reached 3.53 million internationally (-22%), giving the company a total base of 98.75 million subscribers at the end of March. "It's a good start". ...

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Apple Gets Permit To Test Self Driving Vehicles

Not many companies have actually done tests even though they have permits, and this is evidenced by the lack of "miles driven" in their reports to the DMV. Meanwhile, GM said Thursday it plans to ...

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DOJ letter threatens Landrieu with termination of grant over immigration laws

DOJ letter threatens Landrieu with termination of grant over immigration laws

On Friday, letters threatening to withhold federal grant money were sent from the Department of Justice to officials in communities across the United States. Federal regulations forbid any state or lo...

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Super Bowl rematch tops 10 best games on the 2017 National Football League schedule

Super Bowl rematch tops 10 best games on the 2017 National Football League schedule

James White, who was with the New England Patriots since he entered the league through 2014 NFL Draft, recorded 60 receptions for 551 yards and only 39 carries for 166 yards in 2016 NFL season. While ...

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March for Science on Saturday

March for Science on Saturday

There will also be hands-on practical lessons in recycling. It's so powerful, it has taken us from Galileo's first look through a telescope to our modern science-based, highly technological, space-far...

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Trump plans executive actions on finance, tax rules

Asked whether this was the administration's attempt to get rid of "too big to fail", Mnuchin said, "President Trump is absolutely committed to make sure that taxpayers are not at risk for government b...

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Ontario housing measures aimed at renters, buyers

How do you think these new measures will affect Toronto's ongoing housing crisis and real estate industry? The measures announced Thursday appeared similar to those the British Columbia government...

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Oil spill reported on North Slope, volume unknown

BP, whose Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico blew out and caused the largest oil spill in USA history, has responded to questions about the well, but information was limited and there was no estimate ...

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India to Trump: America still needs our tech workers

U.S. President Donald Trump's "Buy American, Hire American" executive order on Tuesday left questions about how the government would enforce the order and whether it would make a real difference in ...

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Fox Will Investigate Sexual Harassment Claims Against Bill O'Reilly

Former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes has also been accused of serial sexual misconduct. Although " SNL " was unfair in one way - it lumped Trump and O'Reilly's history of sexism together - when in realit...

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'Peace-loving' North Korea: 'We do not fear war'

South Korea's military said earlier the North seems all set to conduct what would be its sixth nuclear test at its Punggye-ri site in its northeastern region anytime on the leadership's decision. Chin...

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Weak start for oil prices ahead of data dump

Traders focused on preliminary U.S. production estimates in the weekly Energy Information Administration (EIA) report that suggested domestic output is still climbing. production and inventory data wi...

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Oil Prices Fall to 11-day Low on US Shale Output Surge

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 12c, or 0.2%, to $50.56 a barrel. "The rebalancing in USA crude stocks may have got under way, but concerns about further gasoline builds are r...

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U.K. Lawmakers Vote in Favor of Early Election on June 8

U.K. Lawmakers Vote in Favor of Early Election on June 8

She said that since Britons voted to leave the European Union in June, the country had come together, but politicians had not. May will put forward such a motion at 13:00 p.m (BST) today once Prime...

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Volvo announces plans to export China-made electric car

The massive increase in Volvo's presence in China - seven years ago it had no production in the world's largest auto market - is part of the automaker's $11 billion revival under Chinese owner Zhejian...

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