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Obama confident US will move in right direction on climate

Obama confident US will move in right direction on climate

Shortly after coming to power earlier this year, President Trump announced he would withdraw the USA from the Paris Agreement, which envisages keeping the global average temperature rise to well below...

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Gun groups rejoice at Trump's new federal court nominations

Gun groups rejoice at Trump's new federal court nominations

The first look at the Trump travel ban is considered a "major presidential test" specifically geared towards immigration. The ACLU's Omar Jadwat said , we need to be able to look for an improper moti...

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Amazon launches new Echo with a touchscreen

According to the report , Amazon .com, Inc. It sparked off rumours that the online retailer could have resorted to it to reduce inventories ahead of the launch of next-generation Amazon Echo coden...

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Trump will meet Pope Francis and visit Saudi Arabia

He said they will seek new cooperation to "combat extremism, terrorism and violence" and promote a more hopeful future for young Muslims. The Vatican confirmed that the Trump will meet Pope Franci...

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Federal budget 2017: Scott Morrison makes promise of better days for government

Federal budget 2017: Scott Morrison makes promise of better days for government

Morrison said any increased government stake would be dependent on the project remaining in public hands and the New South Wales and Victoria state governments returning reinvesting the funds in prior...

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How major US stock market indexes fared on Tuesday

How major US stock market indexes fared on Tuesday

Dow e-minis 1YMc1 were up 37 points, or 0.18 percent at 8:36 a.m. ET, with 17,743 contracts changing hands. 18, while the Nasdaq index rose 26.10 points or 0.43% to 6,128.98. Telecom stocks have dropp...

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Watch a Minecraft Tesla Model 3 Take a Swanky Drive

Watch a Minecraft Tesla Model 3 Take a Swanky Drive

After Tesla and Mobileye parted ways, it only took Tesla engineers around 6 months to recreate/approximate the Mobileye self-driving and visual processing tech. The company is also updating its Au...

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Star Wars Day 2017: 'May the Fourth Be With You' Memes

He also added that his favorite movie is The Empire Strikes Back and his favorite character is Darth Vader". Some of the franchise fans were even hoping to hear a special message from Queen Elizabet...

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U.S. Dollar Remains Strong After Fed Meeting, Hurting Gold Prices

U.S. Dollar Remains Strong After Fed Meeting, Hurting Gold Prices

Eurozone economic growth rate remained stable in the first quarter, preliminary flash estimate from Eurostat showed Wednesday. Its rate-setting committee does not meet again until mid-June - giving ...

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United Airlines reaches settlement with dragged passenger

United Airlines reaches settlement with dragged passenger

The press release from the office of Thomas Demetrio does not disclose the terms of the settlement, saying it includes a provision that the amount stays confidential. Demetrio praised the policy...

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Berkshire Hathaway Profit Falls 5% to $3.56B

Berkshire Hathaway Profit Falls 5% to $3.56B

Buffett said on CNBC that the bloody removal of a 69-year-old passenger from a plane was obviously "a awful mistake". Charles Munger, the vice chairman at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc.,...

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Car rental company Hertz falls on bigger-than-expected loss

Car rental company Hertz falls on bigger-than-expected loss

The stock volatility for week was 6.34% while for month was 4.53%.The stock, as of last close, traded 4.12% to its 52 week low and was changed -71.94% from its 52 week high. They expect $-1 EPS, down ...

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE) Shares Bought by DnB Asset Management AS

In an overview of the current analyst recommendations, Buy count is 14 and Overweight is 1 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Underweight are 2 and 0, respectively. Hedge funds and oth...

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Microsoft unveils Surface Laptop, new version of Windows 10

While many, us included, scoffed at the price-tag, it's a whole lot worse for punters in the UK. More expensive configurations incorporate the latest Intel Core i7 processor, run on the 16GB worth o...

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Decline in consumption leads to slowest United States economy growth in 3 years

Unable to meet the predictions of 1.1% made by analysts, growth in this quarter was marginally lower than that of the first quarter of 2016, which stood at 0.8%. "Household spending was held down by a...

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Sinclair To Buy Tribune Media Co For $3.9 Billion

The deal values Tribune Media at $43.50 a share, an 8% premium to Tribune's $40.29 closing price Friday and a 26% premium over the price in February, before reports of a deal first surfaced. The ann...

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Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new 'Live' co-host

Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new 'Live' co-host

Over the weekend Ripa teased that viewers would find out who would fill the chair left vacant previous year when Michael Strahan left. The show will air at 9 a.m.in most markets, which will be a h...

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Nasdaq, S&P 500 Fight To Positive Finish; Apple Seizes New High

Nasdaq, S&P 500 Fight To Positive Finish; Apple Seizes New High

Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 8 points to 20,999. On Monday, the benchmark Kospi rallied 2.3 percent on expectations the vote will help ease the uncertainties brought on by the i...

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Hollywood writers' guild deadline passes; no word on deal

While admitting that they didn't get everything they wanted, with the admitted gains over payment for shorter seasons of TV - something that is becoming more and more common - and a $15 million incr...

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96% Of French Israelis Vote For Macron

But he repeated a number of times that the task facing him and the country was enormous. "And so we have an huge responsibility vis-a-vis the French people, who trust us", said Nicolas Bay, the part...

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Marine Le Pen vows to build alliances in wake of heavy defeat

Marine Le Pen vows to build alliances in wake of heavy defeat

Europe has a safe haven in Berlin. Beyond the Franco-German link, he will arrive in the European Council in a very strong position. "Yesterday's election of centrist liberal Emmanuel Macron as t...

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'Consensus emerging for OPEC, non-OPEC to extend output pact'

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures were trading up 0.04% at $45.53 a barrel. Crude is now back to levels last seen before the Organization of the Petroleum Export...

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Bharti Airtel Income Falls 72% Amid Data Price War

Bharti Airtel Income Falls 72% Amid Data Price War

Late a year ago Mukesh Ambani, the country's richest man, started offering nearly six months of free mobile services to promote his new carrier, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd., luring users from other car...

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Earnings Analysis Of Wells Fargo & Company

LPX had a trade volume of 5.35 Million shares as compared to average trading capacity of 1966.77 shares. (NYSE: DNR ) declined -12.56% to $1.88. It has underperformed by 12.39% the S&P500. The company...

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Europe's ATR signs provisional order for $1.3 billion IndiGo plane deal

Europe's ATR signs provisional order for $1.3 billion IndiGo plane deal

The deal with ATR gives IndiGo the flexibility to reduce the number of aircraft deliveries based on certain conditions. The criteria for such a reduction were not explained. The company said the cost ...

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Carr's Group PLC Declares Dividend of €0.95 (CARR)

Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company is a holding company. Schwab Charles Invest Management Inc invested in 0.02% or 399,795 shares. About 75,514 shares traded. FinnCap maintained GB Group pl...

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Gold slumps to lowest since mid-March on hawkish Fed

However, the language in its monetary policy statement was not enough to convince traders that a June rate hike was off the table. GDP grew at an annual rate of 0.7% in the first quarter - the slo...

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France's New President And His Wife Have A Rare Age Gap

France's New President And His Wife Have A Rare Age Gap

For many in France, Emmanuel Macron's decisive victory over Marine Le Pen sparked a wave of enthusiasm and optimism. Not only was the result viewed by many as a vote in favour of the European Unio...

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Warren Buffett says Wells Fargo botched response to abuses

That makes Buffett's strategy look more like Bogle's. The proposal on political contributions, which won less than 11 percent of votes cast, was similar to proposals offered at many companies and ca...

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Voting underway in South Korea's Presidential election

Voting underway in South Korea's Presidential election

As counting gets underway, the exit poll showed Moon in first place with 41.4% of the vote, followed by conservative candidate Hong Jun-pyo at 23.3% and centrist Ahn Cheol-soo with 21.8%. He is also s...

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Fed holds key interest rate steady, downplays recent weak economic data

Despite not announcing a change in the interest rates on Wednesday, the dollar still rallied against a basket of other major currencies on the Federal Reserve comments on remaining open about raising ...

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Target testing a restocking program for household essentials

Target testing a restocking program for household essentials

The retailer plans to expand that test to its home market of Minneapolis this summer. The program is now being tested out by some of the company's employees at its headquarters in Minneapolis, Minn. W...

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After their late, late show, Cubs, Yankees back at it again

When the few tired fans left in the seats at Wrigley Field finally made their way to their cars in the wee hours of the morning, details of the Chicago Cubs' 5-4 loss blended together. has in Boston. ...

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Major US airlines grilled before Congress after passenger's violent removal

Major US airlines grilled before Congress after passenger's violent removal

The House Transportation Committee is examining US air travel in the wake of the two incidents and others. That was the stern, clear warning lawmakers gave airline executives who testified before Co...

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Apple posts surprise decline in iPhone sales ahead of 10th anniversary release

Is Cook concerned by these numbers? "We have a ton of energy going into the country on a number of fronts, the demographics of the country is why we're putting so much energy there", he said. Apple b...

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