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Iran slams Trump's new United States missile sanctions

The new sanctions announced Wednesday hit Morteza Farasatpour, a top Iranian defense official who oversaw the sale of explosives and other materials used by Syria's Scientific Studies and Research Cen...

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Trump Fan Disrupts Flight to US, Sparks 'Lock Him Up' Chant

Trump Fan Disrupts Flight to US, Sparks 'Lock Him Up' Chant

Cellphone videos taken overseas the aircraft showed the man shouting, "I am entitled to that seat ", then screaming at fellow passengers. Some things are just poetic to witness. According to NBC...

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Kuwait adds to growing consensus on OPEC oil output deal extension

Goldman said that beyond the ongoing rise in U.S. oil production, which is up over 10% since mid-2016 to 9.3 million bpd, output will increase by OPEC members who were exempt from the cuts, or whe...

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Trump unveils first budget with $3.6-trillion spending cut

Trump unveils first budget with $3.6-trillion spending cut

The formal unveiling of the White House budget is a time-honored Washington ritual usually composed of a Rose Garden ceremony and a presidential tour around the country. On taxes, Trump's promis...

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Maintains Stake in Anadarko Petroleum Co. (APC)

Maintains Stake in Anadarko Petroleum Co. (APC)

Stock market analysts and brokers have recently amended their target prices on shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ). $74.26's average target is 39.98% above currents $53.05 stock pric...

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Area Farmers Have 95% Of Corn , 68% of Soybeans Planted

Area Farmers Have 95% Of Corn , 68% of Soybeans Planted

Most farm operators in Southern Minnesota and Northern Iowa took advantage of an extended 10 to 12 day planting window from May 4 to May 15 to get almost all of the corn planted, as well as a majori...

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Donald Trump meets with Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem

Donald Trump meets with Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem

Trump further said the Palestinians are "ready to reach for peace" and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "wants peace". I am telling you, that's what I do. Trump pledged to remain supportive...

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Trump Administration Wants to Start Process of Renegotiating NAFTA

Trump Administration Wants to Start Process of Renegotiating NAFTA

The letter gives Canada and Mexico a 90-day notice before the negotiations could begin. The clock was set ticking today in a letter from U.S. Trade Rep. His repeated complaints that bad trade de...

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Playtech PLC's (PTEC) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

Its subsidiaries offer investment management and banking services, trust and tax services, unit trust management, financial planning services, investment support services and pension advisory services...

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United States intel chief mum on possible Trump pressure on Russian Federation probe

When asked why, both the president and the White House cited the F.B.I. probe. Last week, the committee asked for recordings and documents from the White House related to Trump's conversations w...

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Trump budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid

Trump budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid

On Tuesday , the White House released the Trump Administration's budget which covered 1,200 pages and included increased spending for infrastructure, defense and border security, as promised i...

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Jump at Bunge shows Glencore has its M&A mojo back

Jump at Bunge shows Glencore has its M&A mojo back

However, Bunge , which is headquartered in NY, holds a leading position in oilseed crushing. It added that "there is no certainty that any transaction will occur". Bunge and its rivals Cargill, Drey...

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International Monetary Fund needs more realism in euro zone assumptions on Greece

Greece's global lenders failed to reach a deal on Monday on additional debt relief measures for Athens as disagreements between the IMF and Germany over Greece's economic outlook and required debt rel...

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Children among 22 dead in bomb attack during United Kingdom concert

She said the bombing stood out even among other attacks for the culprit's, "appalling, sickening callousness, deliberately targeting innocent children". People have been expressing grief and sharing i...

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Trump Calls People Who Executed Manchester Attack

Trump Calls People Who Executed Manchester Attack "Evil Losers"

Trump stressed his support for the United Kingdom and mourned the loss of "beautiful young people". While police believe the suspect was acting alone, investigations are ongoing to establish if h...

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Tillerson: Saudi Arms Deal Meant to Counter Iranian Influence

Tillerson: Saudi Arms Deal Meant to Counter Iranian Influence

Saturday, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, at a news conference with his U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson in Riyadh, said Iran's presidential election was an internal matter. Trump also vilifi...

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The Sell-Side Reaction To The Coca-Cola Company (KO)'s Recent Shift

Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $45.62 within the next 52-weeks. Sanford C. Bernstein set a $47.00 target price on The Coca-Cola and gave the stock a "...

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Enda Kenny announces resignation as Fine Gael leader

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. "But regardless of the challenges we faced, Enda Kenny took them on with humour, grace, and determination", he said...

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EU official says deal on Greek bailout 'doable'

EU official says deal on Greek bailout 'doable'

The cash is vital for Greece to avoid defaulting on a debt repayment due in July. "We will now work to conclude a good deal on June 15th". The Euro zone finance ministers are meeting today in Bruss...

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Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest crackdown

Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest crackdown

The sting comes as the San Francisco company has encountered regulatory roadblocks around the world, despite its huge popularity, and after five Uber drivers in the southern Chinese city were found gu...

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US Government Sues Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Over Excess Diesel Emissions

US Government Sues Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Over Excess Diesel Emissions

In a statement released last week, Fiat Chrysler denied any wrongdoing. FCA says it plans to install this updated software in 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Ram 1500 diesel vehicles as a f...

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French president's Cabinet mixes old and new, left and right

French president's Cabinet mixes old and new, left and right

Mr Jean-Yves Le Drian, the outgoing Socialist Defence Minister and a close friend of former president Francois Hollande , was named foreign minister and minister for Europe. According to CNN , Presi...

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Snapchat reports first earnings since going public ; Lost $2.2 billion last quarter !

Snapchat reports first earnings since going public ; Lost $2.2 billion last quarter !

The whole Instagram app has about 700 million monthly users . It is also registered an increase of 36 per cent on the 122 million daily users the app had this time past year. Snap's IPO in Mar...

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Target Co. (TGT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Target Co. (TGT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

First Trust Advisors LP now owns 703,208 shares of the retailer's stock worth $48,296,000 after buying an additional 81,604 shares during the period. Several other large investors have also bought a...

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Donald Trump admits no easy peace for Middle East

We just got back, Saudi Arabia. He did not specifically mention the two-state solution, long the focus of global peace efforts and US Middle East diplomacy. His talks in Bethlehem with the Palesti...

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The Next Move In Toll Brothers, Inc. (TOL), NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)

The monthly stock performance comes in at 0.00%. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL acquired a new stake in Toll Brothers during the fourth quarter worth $202,000. Revenue rose 22.2 percent to $1.36 billion. ...

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Huntington National Bank Sells 9741 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

Huntington National Bank Sells 9741 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

The Firm operates through two business divisions: Gas Distribution Operations and Electric Operations. Janus Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Wal ( WMT ) by 4.88% based on its latest 20...

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Chelsea's Antonio Conte bags LMA 'Manager of the Year' award

On collecting his award Antonio said: "I think I've had a lot of incredible emotions in my first season here in England". Danny Cowley of Lincoln City received a Special Achievement award after the ...

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Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Price Target Raised to GBX 510

In other RPS Group plc news, insider Ken Lever purchased 40,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 19th. SunTrust initiated the shares of MCFT in report on Fr...

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1Q17 Performance of Keytruda, Merck's Blockbuster Drug

1Q17 Performance of Keytruda, Merck's Blockbuster Drug

The drug is now indicated for adult and pediatric patients with unresectable or metastatic microsatellite instability-high or mismatch fix deficient solid tumors that lack suitable alternative treatme...

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Nord/LB Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €6.00 Price Target

Morgan Stanley set a €5.70 ($6.26) price target on Nokia Oyj and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday , March 16th. The company has market cap of $36.40 billion. If you are accessi...

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SC bench recuses itself from hearing plea against Aadhaar

SC bench recuses itself from hearing plea against Aadhaar

Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi told the apex court that the idea behind making Aadhaar mandatory for welfare schemes was that the benefit should not go to "ghosts" as was noticed in schemes like th...

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Lawyers Argue in Second US Travel Ban Appeal Hearing

Lawyers Argue in Second US Travel Ban Appeal Hearing

On Monday, it was the turn of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to explore the revised version of the Trump order - the same court that refused in February to let the president and h...

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AutoZone, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZO) To Release Earnings

AutoZone, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZO) To Release Earnings

Paragon Capital Management Ltd acquired a new position in shares of AutoZone during the first quarter worth about $217,000. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. Over the past month the firm's sto...

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Drones: Recreational Unmanned Aerial System Registration Rule Struck Down

Drones: Recreational Unmanned Aerial System Registration Rule Struck Down

The FAA registry required recreational drones to be numbered in an FAA database meant to promote safety and make it possible to identify risky drone operators. Surprisingly, industry groups li...

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