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Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend

CWA members at the store on Venture Drive in Peru picketed, but it was not immediately clear whether any, all or how many employees there were on strike. More than 37,000 AT&T Inc. workers are off t...

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France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks

France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks

Mannequins stands inside a shuttered shopwith signs that read "for rent" as a man walks in central Athens, on Monday, May 22, 2017. In a tweet following the inconclusive meeting Moscovici said: "G...

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Macron tries to sell plan to reform France's labor market

Macron tries to sell plan to reform France's labor market

On May 8, a day after Macron defeated far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the presidential election, commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said the new French government must "urgently" get control ...

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U.S. New-Home Sales Fell More Than Expected in April

U.S. New-Home Sales Fell More Than Expected in April

March's sales pace was revised up to 642,000 units, the highest level since October 2007. New U.S. single-family home sales tumbled from near a 9-1/2-year high in April, but the housing recovery lik...

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Sterling slips after Manchester blast, euro steady, stocks advance

Sterling slips after Manchester blast, euro steady, stocks advance

It hit its highest level since May 2015 on Monday, posting its biggest one-day gain in over two months. Germany has repeatedly pushed back against USA criticism of its trade surplus, saying nobody...

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Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

Messages of support poured in from around the world, including from President Donald Trump. Police, however, have spoken only of "an improvised device" used in the attack . Greater Manchester May...

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United States plan to sell oil reserves undermines OPEC supply management efforts

Trump's 2018 budget, which will be handed to Congressional lawmakers later today, will include plans to sell around half of the 688 million barrels now sitting the U.S. Stockpiles are hovering near r...

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Iran's leader jabs Trump's 'theatrical' Saudi trip

Iran's leader jabs Trump's 'theatrical' Saudi trip

Ultimate power in Iran rests not with the president but with the supreme leader, who is chosen by a clerical panel and has the final say over all matters of state. "In many conflicts in the region, Ir...

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Islamic State claims United Kingdom concert attack that killed 22

Police sealed off an entrance to dozens of terraced houses in Fallowfield, where a witness said armed police surrounded a property. Hayley Lunt was staying at a hotel nearby and had taken her 10-yea...

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Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given Hold Rating at Shore Capital

About 159,684 shares traded. Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup...

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India Asks OPEC to Stop Subsidizing Western Buyers at Asia's Cost

Prices have been lifted by expectations that a pledge by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and other producers, including Russian Federation, to cut supplies by 1.8 mill...

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Trump to Comey: Throw journalists in jail

Specifically, the Post reported that current and former intelligence officials described Trump making separate asks of Coats and Rogers to deny the existence of any evidence pointing to coll...

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Trump says Manchester bombing is the work of 'evil losers'

Trump says Manchester bombing is the work of 'evil losers'

Trump had promised during his campaign that he would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, which now the USA and most of the worldwide community does not, and move the US embassy from Tel Aviv...

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Private Advisor Group LLC Increases Stake in Rio Tinto plc (RIO)

Zacks Investment Research lowered Rio Tinto plc from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 9th. Rio Tinto plc also was the target of some unusual option...

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WNY Muslim leader reacts to Trump speech

And it was summed up I think most poignantly to me when Angela Merkel came to see the president, when one of the headlines read , "The leader of the free world meets Donald Trump ". As an example, Q...

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Russia, Saudi Arabia keen to continue oil output cut

WTI futures for July delivery, the new usa pricing benchmark, were marked 0.1% lower from their Monday close at $50.60 while Brent crude contracts for the same month were seen 0.05% lower at $...

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Donald Trump calls for help in tackling 'Islamic extremism'

Donald Trump calls for help in tackling 'Islamic extremism'

President Donald Trump on Sunday implored Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern countries to extinguish "Islamic extremism" emanating from the region, describing a "battle between good and evil" r...

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Shell shareholders reject proposal for carbon emissions target

Shell shareholders reject proposal for carbon emissions target

Royal Dutch Shell had 276 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSA)'s stock had its "overweight" rating reiterated by stock analysts at Barc...

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Lawmakers pledge full airing of why Comey was fired

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn appears to have lied about his foreign ties to Barack Obama-era investigators who were weighing whether to renew his security clearances, accord...

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Target to pay states $18.3M over hack

Target to pay states $18.3M over hack

At the time of the breach, Target operated 19 stores in Nevada. New York State will receive more than $635,000 from the settlement - the largest -ever multi-state data breach settlement, which inclu...

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Teen recounts 'horrible' scene: chaos, smoke, 'dead bodies' at Manchester concert attack

The hashtag #RoomForManchester began trending as a way for locals to offer shelter or transport to those who needed it. She and Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the opposition Labour Party, agreed to susp...

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Saudi oil minister confident in extension of production cuts

Late past year, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and none-OPEC members reached a deal to cut production by 1.8 million barrels a day for six months, staring from January. The ...

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Wal-Mart profit beats estimates, sales fall short

Wal-Mart profit beats estimates, sales fall short

Net sales at Walmart International were $27.1 billion, a decrease of 3.5 percent. " We're moving faster to combine our digital and physical assets to make shopping simple and easy for customers ",...

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General Motors Company (GM) Earns

General Motors Company (GM) Earns "Market Perform" Rating from BMO Capital Markets

The institutional investor held 380,425 shares of the auto manufacturing company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $13.25 million, down from 1.05M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Instinet u...

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AT&T workers go on three-day strike

Marty Richter , an AT&T spokesman, said the company was offering the wireless workers wage and pension increases and called the willingness to strike "baffling". The company employs 268,540 workers...

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Heading to OPEC, UAE says backs output cut extension

The White House budget plan, released just after Trump left Saudi Arabia, the defacto leader of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ), is seen as undermining OPEC-led plans...

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Trump budget slams safety-net programs for poor

Trump budget slams safety-net programs for poor

My, how they hate military spending - unless it's of course used for purposes to advance social justice causes, like LGBTQ sensitivity training. But "it's a proposal whose time has come", Spoehr sai...

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Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)

Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)

Investors wait Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE: HPE ) to report on May, 23. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.35 EPS, down $0.07 or 16.67 % from last year's $0.42 same quarte...

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Comey to testify before Senate intelligence committee

Former FBI director James Comey believes that President Trump was trying to influence him and the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, a source familiar wit...

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Rivlin thanks French victor Macron for stance against anti-Semitism

Rivlin thanks French victor Macron for stance against anti-Semitism

The former prime minister wants to run under the centrist president-elect's banner in the legislative elections . US stock futures pointed to a lower open on Monday after the French presidential ...

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Pres. Trump in Israel in search of 'the ultimate deal'

It comes as he contends with a raft of problems back home , including a special counsel investigating whether his associates colluded with Russian Federation. Trump has called an Israeli-Palestinian ...

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Ivanka Trump: I am excited to continue our trip in Israel

Ivanka Trump: I am excited to continue our trip in Israel

Trump's rhetoric wins hands down. With Trump's alternative approach, moderate religious leaders in the Middle East could now seek some agreement on divisive issues, especially terrorism. Arms sales ...

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Saudi Kingdom Stronger against Terrorism after Summits with Trump

Saudi Kingdom Stronger against Terrorism after Summits with Trump

Meanwhile, Walsh said that Trump's previous statements during his campaign for presidency showed that he deemphasized human rights and democratization in other countries. Mr Trump, whose unorthodo...

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Enda Kenny resigns as Irish Fine Gael party chief

He announced a year ago that he would not lead Fine Gael into another election but has delayed his resignation several times in recent weeks amid discussions about Brexit in Brussels. He added "Simon ...

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NewsAlert: British prime minister calls Manchester attack among Britain's worst

NewsAlert: British prime minister calls Manchester attack among Britain's worst

It claimed a "caliphate soldier managed to place a number of devices among a gathering of crusaders in Manchester, and detonated them". The 22-year-old added: "I was trying to get home from Manchest...

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