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Le Pen steps down as FN president to gather

Le Pen steps down as FN president to gather "all the French"

The euro and European stocks rose Monday, buoyed by polls suggesting Mr Macron would beat Ms Le Pen by more than 20 percentage points in the second round. And she has no plausible major reservoir of v...

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Cell phone footage shows men rescue infant after Texas storms

Cell phone footage shows men rescue infant after Texas storms

A desperate race against time was caught on camera in Texas as bystanders worked to save two children, including an infant, trapped inside an overturned auto as floodwaters continued to rise. Ocheltre...

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DoD Releases Latest Military Sexual Assault Report

DoD Releases Latest Military Sexual Assault Report

Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, speak to reporters during a news conference about a bill regarding military sexual assault cases on Capitol Hill in Washington , Tuesday, July 16, 2013. Of the estimated 14,90...

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Cisco to buy SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610mn

Cisco to buy SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610mn

As per the company, together with Viptela they'll be able to deliver next-generation SD-WAN solutions to best serve all size and scale of customer needs while accelerating Cisco's transition to a recu...

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Aetna Inc Boosts EPS Outlook Despite Negative Q1 Revenue Growth

Aetna Inc Boosts EPS Outlook Despite Negative Q1 Revenue Growth

For the last period, the company reported quarter over quarter EPS growth of -56.90% and quarter over quarter sales growth of 4.50%. Ltd acquired a new stake in Aetna during the fourth quarter valued ...

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Trump says actively considering breaking up big banks

Trump says actively considering breaking up big banks

So we're going to look at that."-More..." If Trump wants a new Glass-Steagall Act, he'd have to get Congress to write it. Some blame the repeal of the rule and the sprawling scale of banks like Ci...

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SpaceX launches first government satellite, lands booster

EDT and successfully launched the rocket from Florida's Space Coast, putting on an exciting show for tourists and residents in the area. USA private space firm SpaceX's prestigious and first spy sa...

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Tax cuts increase take-home income, grow economy and create jobs

It's unclear just how much the tax overhaul would help Trump because the proposal still amounts to mainly a series of bullet points - and because the president has steadfastly refused to release his t...

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Greece agrees new bailout terms with lenders

Athens needs the funds urgently to repay 7.5 billion euro ($8.18 billion) in debt maturing in July. "This second review is strategic for Greece as it not only delivers on key reforms to modernise ...

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DJIA Today: Dow Jones Edge Higher on Tech Stocks

The S&P 500 rose 4.13 points, or 0.17 percent, to 2,388.33. "While we're starting the week of on a bit of weak economic news, the markets may turn back to corporate fundamentals as corporate earni...

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S&P 500 Futures Slump as U.S. Economy Slows to a Crawl

U.S. GDP grew at a revised 2.1 percent rate in the fourth quarter of 2016, 3.5 percent in the third quarter, a 1.4 percent in the second quarter, and 0.8 percent rate in the first quarter. On Wednes...

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After United fiasco, Southwest will stop overbooking flights

Demetrio said the 69-year-old suffered a "significant concussion", a broken nose and lost two front teeth. Thomas Demetrio, Dao's attorney, said the city of Chicago will not be sued because the ai...

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Oil settles up despite higher USA rig count

Oil settles up despite higher USA rig count

The better question, though-the one really worth discussing-is this: how long will it take before this market intervention is finally able to eat away at the global glut of oil that precipitated the c...

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Shopify Inc Ups Outlook As Q1 Earnings Beat Expectations

Shopify Inc Ups Outlook As Q1 Earnings Beat Expectations

The current share price indicate that stock is -13.95% away from its one year high and is moving 57.47% ahead of its 52-week low. The firm's market capitalization is $7.12 billion. TD Asset Management...

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Palace shrugs off criticism over Trump's invite to Duterte

The president set off alarm bells when he invited the controversial leader of the Philippines to visit Washington during their "very friendly conversation " Saturday. Duterte's U.S. visit is "likely...

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Oil rebounds on US stocks drawdown, declining OPEC compliance weighs

In other words, production of oil in the United States is clearly rising. Since the start of OPEC's production cuts, oil market analysts and experts have been focusing on how US shale would respond ...

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Senate Republicans frustrated with Trump tweets

Cost estimates for the Trump border wall range from Trump's estimate of $12 billion up to $70 billion, according to a report by Senate Democrats . President Donald Trump says the nation "needs a ...

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Wall Street holds steady with a boost from technology stocks

Wall Street holds steady with a boost from technology stocks

Apple , which reports earnings on Tuesday, rose 2.1 per cent, while Facebook , which reports Wednesday, added 1.5 per cent. The S&P 500 technology index was up 0.6 per cent - one of only four a...

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The Eagles sue Hotel California

The Eagles sue Hotel California

The Eagles are asking that the hotel stop using the Hotel California name and that it pay damages. In addition to the T-shirts, the suit alleges, the hotel has also offered a variety of Hotel C...

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(Boxing) Twitter reacts to Joshua v Klitschko's match

He came out aggressively and dropped Klitschko early, landing a massive uppercut followed by a left hook. Nigerian-born British boxer Anthony Joshua delivered one of the great nights in the spor...

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Melania Trump's Twitter account 'likes' tweet showing her smile vanish at inauguration

Melania Trump's Twitter account 'likes' tweet showing her smile vanish at inauguration

Either Melania Trump's Twitter account was just hacked or she's not getting along with her husband, President Donald Trump, at the moment. Within the hour, this tweet was favorited by the official...

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Brexit gets nasty as EU accuses Britain of unrealistic aims

The "bloody difficult" quote came from former Conservative chancellor Ken Clarke, who was recorded discussing her after a TV interview a year ago. European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas sa...

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Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

However, the marathon talks in Athens provided little clarity on whether the International Monetary Fund would pledge money to the current rescue program - it's been involved since the start of Greec...

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Trump Wants to Slash Corporate Tax Rates, Deficit Be Damned

He hopes to have a plan " very soon " and has conducted weekly meeting with House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX). Mr. Trump told his team to "get it done", in time to release ...

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Growth Slows in April in China's Manufacturing Sector

Growth Slows in April in China's Manufacturing Sector

Chinese manufacturing growth slowed down in April from an nearly five-year high recorded in March. IHS Markit Senior Economist Trevor Balchin said Turkey's manufacturing upturn sustained in April, w...

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Paramedic Shot, Wounded In Dallas; Police Scour Neighborhood For Suspect

A neighbor, identified by police only as a 24-year-old Latin male, heard the gunshots and went outside to investigate. Police brought in the robot to search the home where they believed the shooting...

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Sensex slips 111 pts, Nifty defends 9300 level

Sensex slips 111 pts, Nifty defends 9300 level

The rupee gained 13 paise to trade at fresh 21-month high of 63.98 against the dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange amid sustained selling of the greenback by exporters and ba...

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U.A.E. Minister Sees `Logic' in Oil-Cuts Extension Beyond June

Zanganeh believed that obstacles were more of a political nature than monetary or financial since oil giants active in America are under pressure by the U.S. Brent crude futures, the Global benchmark ...

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Thousands protest against Trump's immigration policies

And they sparked at least four arrests after creating a human chain to block a county building in Oakland, Calif., where demonstrators demanded that county law enforcement refuse to collaborate with f...

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Entertainer Nick Cannon remembers 'childhood friend' Monique Clark

The deceased victim was identified by friends and family as Monique Clark . She was gunned down by Peter Selis, who allegedly fired at random into a crowd of people at a birthday party from a poo...

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Best Known Analyst's Ratings for: Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)

Mondelez International, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 43.18 and Forward P/E ratio of 19.53. In other Mondelez International news, EVP Maurizio Brusadelli sold 4,940 shares of the company...

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Facebook Tops Highest Paid Interns List With $8000 Monthly

Facebook Tops Highest Paid Interns List With $8000 Monthly

Glassdoor's list of this year's 25 Highest Paying Internships shows some companies pay big for short-term programs. Facebook (FB, Tech30 ) came out on top with a median monthly pay of $8,000, ...

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Sundar Pichai's Compensation Doubles From Last Year To US $200 Million

According to Reuters , the increase in revenues was mainly driven by extraordinary growth in Alphabet's core advertising business, with minimal impact from recent YouTube ad backlash. Facebook and Go...

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SpaceX launches top-secret USA government spy satellite and successfully lands booster rocket

The leftover booster — its job done — landed next door at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station several minutes after liftoff. SpaceX also successfully accomplished one of its defining features by landi...

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Select list of nominees for 2017 Tony Awards

It was a particularly stellar year for productions nurtured in Washington, D.C. Two of the musicals have D.C. roots - " Dear Evan Hansen " and " Come From Away " - as did one of the new plays no...

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