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Maryland, DC sue Trump, accuse president of profiting from office

Maryland, DC sue Trump, accuse president of profiting from office

A suit similar to the one expected from Maryland and D.C. was filed in January by government watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics, CNN reported . The suit claims that by retaining ...

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Hawaii Made Its Paris Commitment Official By Signing It Into Law

Unlike Elon Musk, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty made a decision to remain on Trump's business advisory council following the USA withdrawal. Indeed, methinks at times , Eureka! If Trump told these loyalist...

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1 tropical storm churns in Gulf, 2nd disbands in Caribbean

He says he will shut off power to campsites and tie up picnic tables. Elsewhere, Tropical Storm Bret formed on Monday . Tropical Disturbance 3 has become Tropical Storm Cindy , but nothing has cha...

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Remains of 7 sailors killed in US ship collision return home

Bryce Benson , suffered a head injury in the collision and was airlifted to the U.S. Naval Hospital in Yokosuka . He said in a statement that "we are all deeply saddened by the tragic loss of o...

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Could Agree Realty Corporation (NYSE:ADC) Change Direction After Less Shorts?

Could Agree Realty Corporation (NYSE:ADC) Change Direction After Less Shorts?

Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 10.66 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 11.78. About shares traded. Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) has declined 7.62% sinc...

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Steve Bannon Fat-Shames Sean Spicer To Justify Restricting Press

Steve Bannon Fat-Shames Sean Spicer To Justify Restricting Press

I think the stories about Sean Spicer's removal from the White House were wrong-headed from the beginning. While many controversial names had been added and nominated to various positions in the adm...

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Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House

Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House

Tuesday on Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends", conservative talk show host Laura Ingraham sounded off on the possibility of her becoming the next White House press secretary. Multiple outlets hav...

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Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Slumps -5.77% Pre-Session

Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Slumps -5.77% Pre-Session

Blackstone Group L.P. owned about 74.69% of Vivint Solar worth $230,606,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Chief Sales Officer, Allred L. The legal version of this story can be vie...

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PARIS: Leahy unsurprised by lessors' big share of order activity

The carrier has been in talks with Airbus to change an order for A320neos for the larger A321neo variant after problems with the engines made by Pratt & Whitney. Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) on Tuesday li...

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Legendary Hong Kong Billionaire Li Ka-shing Could Finally Be Retiring

Legendary Hong Kong Billionaire Li Ka-shing Could Finally Be Retiring

Li said he was in "very good health" and he was not anxious his retirement would affect his companies' stock performances. "Mr. Li is in very good health and will make his official announcement when...

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Slumping oil prices rein in stock indexes

Slumping oil prices rein in stock indexes

Apple and other big-name technology stocks got back to their winning ways on Monday and helped drive U.S. indexes once again to record heights. "Investors were temporarily chased from the space but m...

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Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B

Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B

John Meyer, a portfolio and security analyst, said a "price war" between brick and mortar stores is already occurring. "It is hard to say what Amazon's online strategy will be for Whole Foods "...

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Could Team NZ still be savaged by Oracle TeamUSA?

Could Team NZ still be savaged by Oracle TeamUSA?

A win by the Kiwis would deny the US crew their third successive win. Spithill noted that many in Team USA are veterans of the 2013 campaign in San Francisco , when New Zealand held match point at ...

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US Crude Exports Hit New High As OPEC Cuts Back

US Crude Exports Hit New High As OPEC Cuts Back

Crude stocks in the United States grew 3. 3 million barrels to 513 million barrels, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Prices climbed 65 cents, or 1.3 percent, to $5...

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Angolan capital tops list of most expensive cities for expats

Angolan capital tops list of most expensive cities for expats

The costliest city in the index, driven by cost of goods and security, is Luanda in Angola , knocking Hong Kong, which was first a year ago, into second place in 2017. Mercer's survey, which covers...

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US shoots down 'pro-Syrian' drone made by Iran

Its defense ministry said it plans to track joint coalition aircraft west of the Euphrates River and treat them as targets, officials said Monday. American forces and their allies are focused on f...

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Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens in Gulf; warning area grows

National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday . Cindy has top sustained winds of 45 miles per hour (75 kph) and the storm is presently stationary in the Gulf. And as today marks the first day of summe...

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FedEx Takes Flight After Solidly Beating Wall Street Estimates

FedEx Takes Flight After Solidly Beating Wall Street Estimates

The correct version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/06/21/ckw-financial-group-holds-position-in-fedex-corporation-fdx-updated.html. FedEx Corp . reports earnings, ...

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The Sensex makes a shaky start as oil heads down

The Sensex makes a shaky start as oil heads down

A renewed slump in oil prices to seven-month lows put Asian investors on edge on Wednesday, overshadowing a decision by USA index provider MSCI to add mainland Chinese stocks to one of its popul...

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Oil prices near seven-month lows on global oversupply

Oil prices near seven-month lows on global oversupply

Brent LCOc1 was down $1.09 at $45.82 a barrel by 1:00 p.m. (1700 GMT), after hitting $45.42, its lowest intraday since November 15, two weeks before the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countr...

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Amazon strikes again; the dressing room in your house

Amazon strikes again; the dressing room in your house

Part of the Amazon Prime shopping club, the new feature will allow members to order three or more items without paying for them up front. Prime Wardrobe works this way: Shoppers pick three or more...

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Queen Elizabeth II leaves out Donald Trump visit to Britain from speech

The Great Repeal Bill lies stands at the centre of the laws that are required to facilitate the UK's exit from the EU. Measures in a Bill on automated and electric vehicles announced by the govern...

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Big names descend on White House for summit

Major technology executives met with Kushner to gather ideas for modernizing the government . Unfortunately, the dark cloud looming over the Trump administration because of the Russian Federation i...

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Was the United Kingdom election a rejection of Brexit?

The transport secretary said the talks were "going well", adding that the DUP did not want another election or Jeremy Corbyn in Downing Street. Amnesty International has welcomed the results of the ...

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BT Group plc's (BT.A) Sell Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG

Wealthtrust holds 174 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Cypress Capital Group acquired 9,985 shares as Phillips 66 (PSX)'s stock declined 0.52%. Gam Ag owns 298,400 shares for 0.27% of their portfolio. A...

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Toshiba prefers US-Japan bidder for memory chip biz sale

Toshiba prefers US-Japan bidder for memory chip biz sale

The numbers have yet to be finalised and are still subject to change, one of the sources said . The bid from the alliance, thought to have exceeded Toshiba's 2 trillion yen ($17.9 billion) valuat...

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How Analysts Rated Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) Last Week?

The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 793 ($10.03) per share, with a total value of £23,790 ($30,094.88). Blackrock Mngmt Ltd Co stated it has 0% in Ruby Tuesday, Inc. On Tuesday, October...

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Amazon's deal to buy Whole Foods crushes stocks of supermarkets

Amazon's deal to buy Whole Foods crushes stocks of supermarkets

Online retail giant Amazon is making a bold expansion into physical stores with a $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods , setting the stage for radical retail experiments that could revolutionize h...

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Trump not under investigation, says his lawyer

Trump not under investigation, says his lawyer

Comey actually exist - or it could lead to the White House being hit with a congressional subpoena. Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and senior adviser Jared Kushner have also hired attorneys as...

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Emirates wants US, European monitors for any Qatar deal

Emirates wants US, European monitors for any Qatar deal

The US State Department said on Tuesday it was "mystified" that Gulf Arab states had not released to the public or to Qatar details of the grievances that prompted their economic and political boyco...

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UK's 'troubled' mosque attack suspect 'cursed Muslims' the day before

One official said "his bravery and courage" potentially saved the man's life. "This was quite clearly an attack on Muslims who looked like they were probably Muslims and they were coming from a pr...

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US Dollar Higher on Fed Outlook

US Dollar Higher on Fed Outlook

The central bank also indicated plans to raise interest rates one more time in 2017, further weighing on gold prices . Near term risks to the economic outlook appear roughly balanced, but the committ...

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South Korea's Moon Urges North Korea To Return Detainees Swiftly

Warmbier's father, Fred, has praised Trump for "aggressively" pursuing Otto's release. "And frankly, if he were brought home sooner, I think the results would have been a lot different", Trump told re...

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Adobe reports 26.7% jump in quarterly revenue on Creative Cloud subscription increase

It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. The shares were sold at an average price of $130.30, for a total value of $2,606,000.00. A stock with a small float will generally be more volatile than a sto...

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Greece to get 'more clarity' about debt deal

She added that the amount of this program will be "probably in the range of $2 billion " that would depend on debt-relief measures materializing. There is now "light at the end of the tunnel", he s...

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