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Trump branded Comey 'nut job' as investigation points at White House

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is sticking by his memo that preceded President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey. Earlier this week, the Justice Department appointed former...

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Trump sets plan to renegotiate NAFTA, local lawmakers keeping watch

Trump sets plan to renegotiate NAFTA, local lawmakers keeping watch

Lighthizer cited a lack of modernity in light of more recent digital trade developments as the reason for renegotiation. While the US goal of reaching a new deal this year is ambitious, it's not unrea...

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IN leading the Midwest with lowest employment rate

New Jersey's jobless rate ticked down notch down to 4.1 percent in April as employers added 1,900 jobs, state officials announced Thursday. The number of MA residents who worked or were actively see...

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China's banking regulator to step up protection after cyber attack

WannaCry, otherwise known as WannaCrypt is a software which targets computers running on the Windows system and locks files until a ransom is paid in digital Bitcoins. A 22-year old British security r...

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Wal-Mart Surprises With Online Sales Strength

Wal-Mart Surprises With Online Sales Strength

The firm had revenue of $116.53 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $117.01 billion. For the second quarter, Wal-Mart said it expected a rise of 1.5 percent to 2 percent i...

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Venezuela opposition leader blocked from traveling to UN

Capriles posted a video on social media Thursday from the airport outside Caracas saying the decision to take his passport won't silence his criticism of Maduro. Treasury Department said in a state...

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Trump to join Pence in disclosing 2016 financial information

Trump to join Pence in disclosing 2016 financial information

Multiple presidents served out the remainder of their terms without vice presidents after the man they initially appointed to the office died. However, one source tells NBC News that no one shou...

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Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation of Assange

Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation of Assange

He sought asylum at the embassy over fears that if he is extradited to Sweden he would be sent onward to the US for prosecution over WikiLeaks' publication of secret documents, including thousands of ...

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Starbucks Florida woman awarded $100000 for hot coffee spill

Starbucks Florida woman awarded $100000 for hot coffee spill

According to defense lawyers , Joanne Mogavero, a 43-year-old mother of three, had received a cup of coffee from a barista and was attempting to hand it to a passenger when the lid popped off. In Mog...

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Oil prices rise as Saudi and Russian Federation agree to prolong output curbs

Futures climbed for a fifth day in NY, extending a 2.1 per cent jump Monday after the Saudi and Russian energy ministers said they favour extending curbs until the end of March. A central part of th...

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Wyoming Delegation Weighs in on Trump Campaign Investigation

Sen. Jerry Moran said in a statement that he expects Mueller to focus on Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election, but he made no mention of possible ties or collusion with the Trump ...

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Merkel's party wins in key state vote, exit polls show

Merkel's party was thought to have been losing relevance in recent years after suffering defeat in several state elections, prompting commentators to anticipate a shift towards non-traditional parties...

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Nathan's, Curtis hot dogs recalled for metal in packages

Nathan's, Curtis hot dogs recalled for metal in packages

The USDA says the products being recalled are 14 oz. The recall of 210,606 pounds of hot dogs includes the 14-ounce packages of " Nathan's Skinless 8 Beef Franks ", with a use by date of August 19...

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Leo Varadkar leads race to become Ireland's next Prime Minister

Leo Varadkar leads race to become Ireland's next Prime Minister

Varadkar, the Dublin-born son of an Indian immigrant father and Irish mother, became the first openly gay cabinet minister in Ireland after coming out in 2015. As of yet, Coveney has no definite votes...

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Wall St tumbles as turmoil in Washington spooks investors

Pressure on the dollar increased after news that Trump asked his now-dismissed FBI Director James Comey to end the agency´s investigation into ties between former White House national security advis...

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USA detained, released 2 Turkish security officers involved in massive fight

Ambassador Serdar Kılıç met with Under Secretary of State Tom Shannon on Wednesday, officials tell the BBC. "The conduct of Turkish security personnel earlier this week is deeply disturbing", the of...

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Canada beats Russia 4-2 to reach final of ice hockey worlds

Canada beats Russia 4-2 to reach final of ice hockey worlds

Nate MacKinnon led the Canadian revival, setting up Mark Scheifele on a power play, then equalizing with his sixth goal of the tournament. Canada will play for Gold tomorrow against the victor of Sw...

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Trump faces diplomatic hurdles during 28 hours in the Holy Land

And although Trump claims that no sources or methods were discussed, the Israelis differ. Israel annexed eastern Jerusalem after it captured it from Jordan in 1967. Jerusalem has been the capital...

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Trump campaign had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians, sources say

He was tapped to become Trump's national security adviser. US intelligence officials were reportedly concerned about those comments from Russian officials and once Trump won the presidential race ...

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Man Utd have to win Europa League final

Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Man Utd have to win Europa League final

Mourinho will be pitting his wits against the Dutchman on Wednesday in a match that will virtually make or break his first season at Old Trafford. When I know the battle is lost, I don't fight the bat...

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No substantial impact of WannaCry on Indian IT system: Secy

This reality was once again in the forefront over the weekend, as a massive ransomware virus known as WannaCry spread across the globe and captured headlines. Experts are warning that many office ...

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Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

In his research summary, Mr Guinet - who works for the Paris-based firm Quarkslab - said his software had only been tested to work under Windows XP. Computers running older versions, such as Windows...

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Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

The US and Saudi Arabia have signed arms deals worth nearly $110bn, a White House official said on Saturday, the first day of President Donald Trump's visit to the traditional US ally. The White House...

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Oil falls on high supply level

The US Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday that crude inventories fell 1.8 million barrels for the week to May 12, to 520.8 million barrels. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude ...

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Julian Assange hails

Julian Assange hails "victory" as Sweden drops rape probe, still facing arrest

British police said they would arrest Assange if he leaves the embassy on the relatively minor charge of jumping bail, but the more severe threat is a possible sealed USA indictment against him. Polic...

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Dollar heads for worst week in over a year amid political uncertainty

Dollar heads for worst week in over a year amid political uncertainty

The UK's benchmark FTSE 100 closed up by 0.4 percent, FTSEurofirst 300 ended the day up by 0.51 percent, Germany's Dax ended up 0.4, and France's CAC finished the day up by 0.6 percent. Against the sa...

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OPD kicking off Special Olympics Torch Run

OPD kicking off Special Olympics Torch Run

Additional activities will vary by Dunkin' Donuts location. Guests could donate from 5 a.m.to 2 p.m. Friday. "It's great. I've been involved for 15 years and if you haven't, you should get involved"...

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With MLB Pace Of Game, Even Talks Go Slowly

With MLB Pace Of Game, Even Talks Go Slowly

The live streaming program kicks off tonight, Friday May 19, at 7:10 p.m. with the Cincinnati Reds home game against the Colorado Rockies , with the schedule for future weekly streams to be announc...

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Trump reports weigh on global stocks and the dollar

Asian stocks fell on Thursday in line with global peers, and the dollar nursed deep losses against the yen as uncertainty mounted over U.S. President Donald Trump's future following reports that he tr...

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United States and China agree on beef trade deal

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross heralded the deal as a "herculean accomplishment". "You watch and you'll see". Trump administration officials hailed the deal as a significant advance toward boost...

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Russians 'bragged they could use Flynn to influence Trump'

On Wednesday news broke that the Trump transition team knew Flynn was under investigation but allowed him to have the role of National Security Adviser with access to top secret and classified informa...

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Rouhani looks set to secure second term in Iran

Tehran Friday prayer leader Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahedi Kermani urged voters to elect someone who won't be a "hostage" to Western governments and their culture. However, the election does not mea...

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Regions Financial Corp (RF) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Down in the future. Several brokerages recently commented on CARO. The business had...

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Extended Oil Cuts May Not Lift World's Worst Equities

Extended Oil Cuts May Not Lift World's Worst Equities

Though the deal proposed a cut of 1.8 million barrels, commodity analysts are of the view that this number could be increased. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries , Russia and oth...

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Wal-Mart Makes Money, Does Better

Wal-Mart Makes Money, Does Better

Walmart's $3 billion acquisition of the online retailer Jet .com also helped the company boost e-commerce sales. Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday reported another quarter of positive same-store sales ...

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