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US admiral says North Korea crisis is at worst point he's seen

Harris said he has no doubt that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un intends to fulfill his pursuit of a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the United States. Two days after China's warning, Beiji...

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It looks like the United States economy just ground to a halt

It looks like the United States economy just ground to a halt

Preliminary assessment published by the Office for National Statistics on Friday (28 April) noted that the slower pace of economic growth was primarily due to the service sector, which also grew by 0....

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Spain offers to host European Union medicines agency after Brexit

Spain offers to host European Union medicines agency after Brexit

Tusk's statement echoed comments by German chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday, who hit out at "illusions" over Brexit negotiations. "So we need the strongest possible hand, the strongest possible ma...

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Wells Fargo overhauls lawmaking and policy arm

Wells Fargo overhauls lawmaking and policy arm

On average, analysts anticipate that Wells Fargo & Co will post $4.18 EPS for the current fiscal year. Zacks' earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of research analysts that...

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KMB buys out Old Mutual from insurance arm for Rs 1292 crore

KMB buys out Old Mutual from insurance arm for Rs 1292 crore

Likewise, net NPAs or bad loans were 1.26 per cent of the net advances as on March 31, 2017, slightly up from 1.06 per cent a year ago. "We expect 2017 to be a year characterised by the hard work re...

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Boris's garden bridge scrapped by London mayor

Boris's garden bridge scrapped by London mayor

Boris Johnson, the former mayor, was a champion of the scheme, which also drew support... With the planning permission set to end in December, the London Mayor said the timetable for the project a...

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DeMarcus Ware To Retire As A Dallas Cowboy

They got one, but it wasn't the guy they dreamed of grabbing over the last few weeks. However, he made plays, and I thought his best game was against Ohio State, to be honest with you. It followed a t...

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British PM May says June election result

British PM May says June election result "not certain" despite front-runner status

The Prime Minister's official spokesman said: "The PM and the president agreed the United Kingdom and European Union should continue to have a close relationship after Brexit and on the importance of...

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Browns make smart, safe No. 1 pick in Texas A&M's Garrett

The Cleveland Browns got the first pick yet again after finishing just 1-15 last season. There was some thought the Bears might wait a round or two before looking at a quarterback after signing ...

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Intel revenue misses estimates as data centre growth slows

Intel revenue misses estimates as data centre growth slows

Sanford C. Bernstein set a $36.00 price objective on shares of Intel and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday, January 28th. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was origi...

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Sarkozy camp eyes power-sharing role under France's Macron

Sarkozy camp eyes power-sharing role under France's Macron

For King, this presidential election is the last chance to stop what he calls "an nearly uncontrollable immigration flow that must be controlled or France will no longer be French". Since Marine Le P...

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Venezuelan Ombudsman's Son Criticizes His Father in Video Statement

In numerous big protests in Caracas in recent days, marchers aimed to converge on his office, but security forces firing tear gas and water cannons blocked the crowds. This led to more protests, which...

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White House showcases President Trump's accomplishments in first 100 days

White House showcases President Trump's accomplishments in first 100 days

President Trump signs a different executive order at the White House on Wednesday. Yet the kinetic energy emanating from the West Wing, which at times borders on frenetic, reveals a White House eager ...

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Eurozone confidence keeps growing but ECB to remain cautious

Centrist, pro-EU candidate Emmanuel Macron is expected to beat Le Pen in the run-off vote for the French presidency, shutting down a major source of uncertainty within the eurozone's borders. "You r...

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PDP, CLO Attack Buhari Over Decision To Work From Home

PDP, CLO Attack Buhari Over Decision To Work From Home

The information minister said the President wanted to rest and asked the VP to stand in for him. His absence, however, fuelled speculations over his health but his close aide say he is recovering from...

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Malaysia's Najib warns uneven growth could fuel extremism, instability in Southeast Asia

Malaysia's Najib warns uneven growth could fuel extremism, instability in Southeast Asia

Mr. Bolkiah is also the first leader from the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to arrive in Manila for the Philippines' hosting of the regional bloc's 30th annual summit. Trade integr...

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Leaders Brief Congress on Review of North Korea Policy

The Pacific commander said that he was taking Kim Jong Un at his word that the North Korean leader is determined to develop a long-range nuclear missile that could strike the USA and that should "pr...

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The Liberum Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Electrocomponents plc (ECM)

The stock of Nuvista Energy Ltd (TSE:NVA) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, January 30 by TD Securities. Robert W. Baird downgraded the shares of MRCC in report on Monday, January 9 to "Neutral" ratin...

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Cenovus reports $211M quarterly profit on higher oil sands production

Cenovus reports $211M quarterly profit on higher oil sands production

Cenovus Energy (TSE:CVE) traded down 0.175% during trading on Friday, reaching $14.235. There are 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings, 8 buy ratings on the stock. On 2/12/2016 Cenovus Energy announced a q...

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Briefing to Senate on North Korea Includes Talk of Military Force

Susan Thornton, the acting top United States diplomat for East Asia, said there is debate about whether Pyongyang is willing to give up its weapons programmes. Harris said the USS Carl Vinson strike...

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Bihar Mourns the Death of Vinod Khanna

Bihar Mourns the Death of Vinod Khanna

Entire film fraternity was present, including Rishi Kapoor , Ramesh Sippy and Abhishek Bachchan. Mr Zia added that he also presented a copy of his book, "Peshawar Kay Funkar" (artists of Peshawar), t...

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United Kingdom economy grew by 0.3% as service sector slows

Britain's powerhouse services sector, which accounts for 78% of the United Kingdom economy, put downward pressure on overall growth after expanding by 0.3% between January and March this year, slowin...

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There is 'absolutely' a chance of 'major, major conflict' with North Korea

Trump's warning on Thursday came towards the end of a week where the administration has made a concerted effort to restrain Pyongyang from carrying out major new weapons tests. He also said it had bee...

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Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns

Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns

Indeed, Mr Bell says, "the crude output Opec producers are keeping offline is hanging over the market". Oil prices dipped on Monday, reversing earlier gains as concerns about a pick up in US drillin...

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Dinakaran, friend brought to Chennai for questioning

Dinakaran, friend brought to Chennai for questioning

Chandrasekhar had allegedly told the police he was Dinakaran's "middleman" and was asked to pay the money to the officials for allotting the party symbol to AIADMK's Sasikala faction. Reports say the ...

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Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on General Motors Company (GM)

It is negative, as 77 investors sold Ford Motor Company shares while 407 reduced holdings. The institutional investor owned 729,796 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock after buying an additional...

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Central Valley Community Bank buying Folsom Lake Bank

The stock of Central Valley Community Bancorp (NASDAQ:CVCY) hit a new 52-week high and has $24.58 target or 9.00% above today's $22.55 share price. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a "hold" rating...

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Global stocks mostly rise as investors mull French election

Global stocks mostly rise as investors mull French election

The outcome lessens the risk of an anti-establishment shock on the scale of UK's vote to quit the European Union and bolsters the case for closer ties between France and Germany. The S&P 500 is up 135...

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The Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Underweight"

By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts ratings can give an investment picture with updated information of stock which helps investors to make...

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The Australian Federal Police Illegally Accessed A Journalist's Metadata

The Australian Federal Police Illegally Accessed A Journalist's Metadata

Media Entertainment Arts Alliance chief Paul Murphy said despite all the requirements put in place before journalists' information could be accessed, the system still failed. As a result of the breach...

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Oil prices face second weekly loss as oversupply lingers

Oil prices face second weekly loss as oversupply lingers

Energy Information Administration for monthly gains of about 29,000 bpd in 2017 and 57,000 bpd in 2018. Oil prices have in recent months been buoyed by a deal by the Organization of the Petroleum Ex...

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Healthy profits for McDonald's, others vault stocks higher

The Dow Jones industrials gained 232 points, or 1.1 percent, to 20,996. The Nasdaq composite rose 6 points, or 0.1 percent, to 6,032. It had climbed to within a whisper of its March 1 record closing l...

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Royal Bank of Scotland swings to profit in 1st Q

Royal Bank of Scotland swings to profit in 1st Q

Firstly, a strong and improving core bank and secondly, fewer remaining legacy issues. Although the Q1 results do not look too bad in isolation, you have to look at the long-term trend. Last year, R...

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Couple arrested in Waterford on suspicion of terrorism

Couple arrested in Waterford on suspicion of terrorism

They are thought to have been arrested on suspicion of organising financial aid to benefit a terrorist organisation. The couple, who are said to have lived in the Waterford area for some time, are b...

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How Trump's tax plan would affect households

How Trump's tax plan would affect households

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , right, joined by National Economic Director Gary Cohn, center, and White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks in the briefing room of the White House in Wash...

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