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Commonwealth Financial Services LLC Acquires 318 Shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Spears Abacus Llc stated it has 7,383 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Market Capital...

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by three wickets, reach semi final

At 137 for six chasing 237, Pakistan again found themselves in a similar territory and if not for Sarfraz and Fakhar Zaman's enterprise - coupled with assistance from butterfingered Sri Lankans -,...

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Uber fires 20 employees over sexual harassment probe

An Uber spokesperson also said the company will continue running a confidential hotline for employees to report concerns, and that its employee relations team has doubled. Uber retained ex-US Att...

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California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday

Matthew Alberre , the store owner, told NBC News "it's a very good feeling to be the winning store", adding that many locals have been coming in to buy extra lottery tickets. The exact location of t...

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House 'covfefe' bill would save presidential tweets

House 'covfefe' bill would save presidential tweets

An Illinois lawmaker is looking to transform "covfefe" - a mysterious term born out of a now-deleted tweet from President Donald Trump - into a federal law. While the official @WhiteHouse and @POT...

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Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Airspace Closure to Protect Citizens from Threats

The crisis caused Qatar's most liquid bonds to tumble last week as its sovereign rating was cut and bets against its currency surged. Mohammed al-Sada said in a statement: "circumstances in the regi...

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UK Urges Gulf States to Ease Blockade Against Qatar

UK Urges Gulf States to Ease Blockade Against Qatar

Al Jazeera on June 8 reported a massive cross-platform cyberattack. Qatar Airways has called on the UN's aviation body to declare the Gulf boycott illegal and a violation of a 1944 convention o...

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Tesla's Model X earns all-around 5-star safety rating from NHTSA

Tesla's Model X earns all-around 5-star safety rating from NHTSA

With two vehicles scoring high NHTSA crash-test ratings, the next objective will be for Tesla's $35,000 Model 3 vehicle, scheduled to launch in July, to perform as well. The Model X's massive battery ...

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Sears to cut 400 full-time jobs, mostly at corporate office

Sears to cut 400 full-time jobs, mostly at corporate office

Since the beginning of the fiscal year, Sears Holdings has actioned almost USD1.0 billion in annualised cost savings to date and is on track to deliver USD1.25 billion in annualised savings. "We remai...

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Kuwaiti media: Deeper OPEC cuts may be needed

Kuwaiti media: Deeper OPEC cuts may be needed

Oil is trading below $50 a barrel, amid speculation increased United States supplies will counter production curbs by the Opec and its allies, including nonmember Russian Federation. "Circumstances...

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Trump Administration Looks to Curb CFPB Powers, Change Bank Rules

Trump Administration Looks to Curb CFPB Powers, Change Bank Rules

In Washington , a powerful movement is underway to kill the consumer protections and bank industry regulations that arose from the ashes of the 2008 financial crisis. Your investment advisor may not ...

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Budget will deliver positive economic growth - Osinbajo

Budget will deliver positive economic growth - Osinbajo

The acting President, who described the budget signing as a milestone in the implementation of the economic and growth plan programme put in place by President Buhari in April, also noted that it had ...

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Trump calls for 'quicker, safer' air-traffic control in bid for privatization

Trump calls for 'quicker, safer' air-traffic control in bid for privatization

Airlines and the controllers union say that the FAA's effort to modernize the air traffic system has been slowed down by the agency's dependence on inconsistent funding from Congress and occasiona...

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Merkel says European Union ready to start Brexit negotiations

Another EU official in Brussels told Reuters it was too early to speculate on how the bloc would react to a change in Britain's demands for its withdrawal. To halt the Brexit process now would require...

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United Kingdom election disaster sees PM fight to stay

The Czech prime minister said Friday that Britain should not be granted any extension on the two-year deadline for the Brexit talks. Conservatives are still in power, Brexit talks are to beg...

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Free Tacos On Tuesday At Sebastian, Vero Beach Taco Bell

No purchase is necessary and there's a limit of one freebie per person while supplies last, according to the promotion rules. The free tacos are made possible after the Golden State Warriors won G...

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Fresh questions for Sessions _ and he'll answer in public

That prompted at least some members of the committee to push for a closed hearing, or at least some allotted time to meet with Sessions privately after the public forum, aides said . JOHNSON: Well,...

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Canadian dollar climbs on hawkish central bank comments; pound wobbles

Canadian dollar climbs on hawkish central bank comments; pound wobbles

Indeed, growth has been quite robust and the economy is gaining jobs at a rapid pace . Chances of a Canadian interest rate hike increased significantly after Wilkins' speech. Three-quarters of all Ca...

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Donald Trump returns to OH to push infrastructure plan: 5 takeaways

But what barges on the nation's major rivers are finding, Trump said, "is a dilapidated system of locks and dams that are over 50 years old and in serious decay". "Obamacare is dead", Trump said. "O...

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Maryland and DC plan to sue Trump over foreign payments

The attorneys general for Maryland and the District of Columbia sued President Donald Trump on Monday, claiming he is violating the Constitution's Foreign Emoluments Clause , which prohibits the ...

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Boston Leaders Expect New GE CEO Flannery to Stay on Immelt's Path

Boston Leaders Expect New GE CEO Flannery to Stay on Immelt's Path

Immelt, 61, will remain as chairman through the end of the year, when he will retire. Mr. Flannery, 55 years old, is a 30-year veteran of GE who spent much of his career in the company's once sprawl...

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Sse Plc (SSE) PT Raised to GBX 1685 at Barclays PLC

Macquarie reiterated an "outperform" rating and issued a GBX 385 ($4.87) target price on shares of Glencore PLC in a research report on Monday, May 15th. Vanguard Grp Inc accumulated 346,019 shares or...

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Theresa May's gamble fails in Britain's snap elections

Theresa May's grip on power appears far from secure despite a potential deal with the Democratic Unionist Party to support her in Parliament. Initially blind-sided by May's snap election call, and...

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Manila casino attack kills dozens

Manila casino attack kills dozens

The police chief said that the suspected gunman was later found dead in a hotel room after apparently committing suicide. "He lay down on the bed, covered himself with a thick blanket, apparently ...

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Shares Sold by Foundry Partners LLC

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Shares Sold by Foundry Partners LLC

About 6.67M shares traded. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. Share performance for the month is now at 7.10%. The Halbert Hargrove Russell Llc holds 14,940 shares with $1.35 million value, u...

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Wales can handle Serbia without Bale, says Allen

THERE WAS GOOD news for the Republic of Ireland this evening, after Serbia and Wales played out a 1-1 draw in their World Cup qualifier clash. "The experienced players in the squad like Ramsey...

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Crude price drop is symptom of rising USA clout

U.S. stockpiles grew by 3.3 million barrels in the week ending June 2, while the market had expected a 3.5 million barrels decline, the Energy Information Administration said. Energy Information A...

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May set for rough ride as Corbyn prepares for Queen's Speech assault

May set for rough ride as Corbyn prepares for Queen's Speech assault

THERE is understandable concern around Theresa May's plans to do a deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionists in order to support a minority government which allows her to retain her position...

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Environment Secretary has a "ridiculous" climate change record says Green Party

May's grip on power was tenuous after she gambled away a parliamentary majority in an election she did not need to call. In other moves, she promoted Damian Green , one of her closest Cabinet allie...

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NPR Special Coverage: Attorney General Jeff Sessions Senate Testimony

The probe over the possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation is now in the hands of special counsel Robert Mueller for Russian Federation investigation following the Comey di...

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Harry Kane describes his feelings after first match as England captain

Substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had given the away side the lead but two Leigh Griffiths free-kicks looked to have given Scotland a historic victory over their old rivals. "But we played a team...

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Uber executive Emil Michael steps down as critical report looms

Emil Michael , Uber's SVP of business and right-hand man of CEO Travis Kalanick , has left the company after an investigation into sexual harassment and workplace culture at the startup . The ...

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US official makes brief appearance at G7 environment summit

US official makes brief appearance at G7 environment summit

In fact, the day after the president's announcement , a total of 1,219 governors, mayors, businesses, investors, and colleges and universities signed on to what is in fact an "America First" climat...

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Uber Board Will Weigh Removing Executive Emil Michael

Departing is Senior Vice President Emil Michael , a close ally of chief executive Travis Kalanick , said a person familiar with the decision, speaking on the condition of anonymity. An Uber spokesma...

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Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?

While I blather at my Android smartphones and tablet all the time nowadays, and my wife and I both regularly chat at the various Amazon Echos scattered around our house, she's pretty much thrown in ...

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