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Donald Trump lampooned for Australian healthcare praise

Mr. Priebus, who has said he has self-diagnosed obsessive-compulsive disorder, tried at first to restrict these interactions, often by keeping the president busy with ceremonial events like executiv...

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Trump unwinding Michelle Obama's school lunch program rules

The changes are opposed by many health advocacy groups but backed by corporations that sell food to schools. President Trump's Agriculture Secretary, former Georgia Gov. "You can have the best m...

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Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP) Valuation According To Analysts

Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP) Valuation According To Analysts

A current consensus EPS projection for next fiscal year is observed at $6.07 and one month ago consensus EPS forecast was at $6.20. Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has risen 16.21% since Septembe...

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Wells Fargo says agrees with Warren Buffett and is fixing its problems

Wells Fargo says agrees with Warren Buffett and is fixing its problems

Berkshire owns about 10 percent of Wells Fargo's stock, and Buffett's support of current management was a key factor in ensuring that the bank's entire board won re-election last month. company by mar...

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China's homegrown C919 passenger jet completes maiden flight

Built by state-owned aerospace manufacturer Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac), the plane represents almost a decade of effort in a government-mandated drive to reduce dependence on Euro...

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GST will make domestic companies more competitive: Adhia

GST will make domestic companies more competitive: Adhia

While the legislative assembly of Telangana passed the State GST Act on 9 April, Bihar assembly passed it on 24 April 2017, Rajasthan assembly on 26 April, Jharkhand assembly on 27 April, Chhattisgarh...

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Tillerson reaffirms US' continued ties with South-East Asia

Addressing State Department employees , Tillerson made clear that Washington's aim is the denuclearization of North Korea , threatening to impose secondary sanctions on entities and individuals th...

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Emmanuel Macron stresses national unity in victory speech

Emmanuel Macron stresses national unity in victory speech

The victory caps an extraordinary rise for the 39-year-old former investment banker, who will become the country's youngest-ever leader. Posters for both Macron and Le Pen were raised at the entranc...

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Lawmakers Didn't Pull Any Punches When Criticizing Airline Reps

Lawmakers Didn't Pull Any Punches When Criticizing Airline Reps

Complaints about airline treatment and the United debacle let House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, R- Pa., to warn at the start: "This won't be a pleasant hearing". United, as well as...

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United Kingdom local elections have crushed any hope of changing course on Brexit

United Kingdom local elections have crushed any hope of changing course on Brexit

Referring to her Brexit challenges, she added: "The reality is that today, despite the evident will of the British people, we have bureaucrats in Europe who are questioning our resolve to get the righ...

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Lumber allegations 'baseless,' Trudeau tells Trump, as Canada prepares for trade war

Lumber allegations 'baseless,' Trudeau tells Trump, as Canada prepares for trade war

On Monday, the administration announced its decision to impose a 20 per cent tariff on lumber imports from Canada after claiming that it was unable to come to an agreement on the matter with the USA n...

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French election: What you need to know

French election: What you need to know

Following the results, Le Pen temporarily stepped aside from the leadership of the far-right National Front (FN) party in an attempt to reach out to a broader spectrum of voters. Pollsters are not all...

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Trump's first economic report: 4 things to know

The Bureau of Economic Analysis emphasized that the first-quarter advance estimate released on Friday is based on source data that are incomplete or subject to further revision by the source age...

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US Announces Sanctions On Syrian Scientists Over Chemical Attack

US Announces Sanctions On Syrian Scientists Over Chemical Attack

French Foreign Minister Jean Marc-Ayrault said the, "process of fabrication of the samples taken is typical of the method developed in Syrian laboratories". The samples matched those from an attack in...

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#BringBackOurGirls: 83 Chibok Students Released by Boko Haram

A Nigerian government official says that five Boko Haram commanders have been released in exchange for the 82 Chibok girls. Local sources say four jihadist prisoners were freed as part of the deal t...

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Winner Stocks thumping the stock market :AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)'s RSI (Relative Strength Index) is 35.06. The shares are at this time trading 2.56% more than its SMA 50 and 9.67% top o...

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1st large Chinese-made passenger jet takes its maiden flight

That is, China will need 5,110 single aisle planes - like the C919 - through 2035. However, the jet likely faces a lengthy journey from first flight to commercial usage. "It shows China made a histo...

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'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google

The first question he faced at the annual meeting was about the bank. Warren Buffett blames the fraud scandal at Wells Fargo on a case of misplaced incentives, compounded by the "huge, huge error" o...

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Buffett pans Wells Fargo's 'huge error,' admits missing on Google

On the methane emissions proposal from shareholder Marcia Sage, Berkshire said its gas pipeline and other units have already taken steps to reduce emissions, and that a separate report was unnecessary...

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Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting

He and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charles Munger noted that they avoided technology investments for most of their careers because, they said, it was too hard to figure out which companies would win. "We ...

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Trump's First Foreign Trip As President Is Later Than Anyone Since LBJ

Gas up Air Force One, President Trump is taking his first foreign trip since taking office. First lady Melania Trump will "will accompany her husband for the entire trip", an East Wing spokeswoman...

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US unemployment hits lowest rate in a decade

Experts expect the unemployment rate to hold steady at 4.5% - its lowest point in a decade. The US central bank raised its overnight interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point in March and ...

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Free Comic Book Day events a hit with area comics fans

Free Comic Book Day events a hit with area comics fans

Comic books were available for all ages and the free distribution lasted all day. "Publishers got together for the annual initiative and created special editions of books". It was founded on the b...

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Sage of Omaha Warren Buffett eyeing benefits of Trump tax cut

Buffett said. "So medical costs are the tapeworm of American economic competitiveness", he said. Even the Oracle of Omaha admitted he's made mistakes. Still, Buffett is uncomfortable with keeping so...

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ADB hoping US will step up and help lead regional lender

ADB hoping US will step up and help lead regional lender

During his three-day official visit to Japan to participate in the Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of Asian Development Bank (ADB), Jaitley and Aso noted the growing synergy between India a...

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I don't take criticism too personally - Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

Wenger uses a much less confrontational style with his players - but insisted that he's had a few choice words to say to Ozil at times as well. Yet Souness argues the Frenchman's early triumphs at ...

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai doubled his pay past year to $200 million

Alphabet beat the expectations of Wall Street analysts. FBN Securities decreased their target price on Alphabet from $1,050.00 to $1,025.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a r...

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Pentagon cools North Korea, China rhetoric

Pentagon cools North Korea, China rhetoric

Tillerson's first meeting with all members of the 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations will also address China's pursuit of territory in the South China Sea. Analysts say this reflects c...

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CEOs Want Tax Reform While the Rest of America Remains Lukewarm

CEOs Want Tax Reform While the Rest of America Remains Lukewarm

By nearly doubling the standard deduction from $12,700 to $24,000, it is estimated that more than 80 percent of taxpayers, compared with 69 percent now, will no longer need to itemize their deductions...

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Republicans put their careers on the line for the wrong bill

Republicans put their careers on the line for the wrong bill

Democrats say that the House's passage of the bill was a career-ender for almost two dozen GOP members, a suspicion reflected by non-partisan groups. No Democrats voted for the bill and 20 Republica...

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US jobs report points to a healthy drop in underemployment

Employers added a downwardly revised 79,000 jobs that month, compared with an initial estimate of a 98,000 increase. Oil and gas extraction added 1,000, while non-oil & gas mining added 1,100. There...

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Dollar gains as Fed stays on track for gradual rate hikes

Investors next foresee an interest rate rise in June, according to Fed futures data compiled by the CME Group. Fed officials acknowledged slower-than-expected growth during the first three months ...

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Energy shares lead world stock losses on volatile oil price

Crude prices are now back to levels last seen before the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other producers said they would cut output by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day...

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Donald Trump signs spending bill to keep USA government going until September

His comment is attracting attention because Australia offers universal health care, which Republicans oppose. If the bill were to become law in it's current form, or anything close to it, there's a ...

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New scrutiny of timeline after Arkansas executes 4th inmate

New scrutiny of timeline after Arkansas executes 4th inmate

A few states have used Midazolam as the first drug in the series of the three-drug execution. On Thursday night, the state conducted its fourth and final execution by lethal injection of eight Death...

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