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Led strikes on Islamic State-held prison 'kills 57 people' including civilians

Led strikes on Islamic State-held prison 'kills 57 people' including civilians

In a news bulletin flashed on screen, it said the building had been used as a prison for a "large number of civilians". According to the London Monitoring group the coalition fight to oust the militan...

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Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Given "Buy" Rating at Stifel Nicolaus

Brown Advisory Inc. now owns 41,565 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock valued at $911,000 after buying an additional 348 shares in the last quarter. While the company's share hit the 52 ...

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Euro surges to 15-month high against yen

Euro surges to 15-month high against yen

A man stands next to an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, June 28 , 2017. The delayed health care vote and comments by the US and European ...

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Large Cyberattack Hits Ukraine, Snarling Electric Grids And Banks

Another massive ransomware attack has hit more than 2 000 computers around the world - but even if users pay the ransom, they won't get their data back. At the moment, there is little informatio...

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USA preparing to help victims of global cyberattack

Moller-Maersk and Britain's WPP-the largest advertising company in the world. Like a previous attack that affected more than 150 countries on May 12, yesterday's virulent outbreak appeared to ...

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Another big malware attack ripples across the world

The rapidly spreading cyber extortion campaign underscored growing concerns that businesses have failed to secure their networks from increasingly aggressive hackers, who have shown they are capable...

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Investors Catching Stocks Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF)

The stock witnessed 6.41% gains, -19.61% declines and -25.64% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. The Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc holds 111,502 shares with $8.0...

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Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE) Stake Reduced by Clearbridge Investments LLC

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE) Stake Reduced by Clearbridge Investments LLC

Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation is a real estate investment trust (REIT). Alexandria Real Estate Equities (NYSE:ARE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May 1st. Another t...

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Amazon to lower prices at Whole Foods

The app works as a digital shopping cart, each time an item is picked up it is added to your online cart, put it back and the item disappears from your phone. Whole Foods' physical locations are viewe...

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Winds Push Brian Head Fire To Nearly 50000 Acres

Winds Push Brian Head Fire To Nearly 50000 Acres

A half-square-mile (1.4 sq. kilometer) wildfire erupted and quickly surged in hot, dry, windy weather near Highland in San Bernardino County. In Utah , authorities ordered more evacuations at the f...

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Google hit with record fine by European Union antitrust regulators

Google hit with record fine by European Union antitrust regulators

Earlier, EU imposed antitrust penalty of United States dollars 1.2 billion on Intel in 2009. Europe in 2015 formally charged Google with abusing its dominance in search by giving advantage to it...

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Jury Selection Begins In Martin Shkreli Fraud Case

Essentially, Shkreli is accused of running a Ponzi scheme, using money from new investors in the drugs company he headed, Retrophin , to pay off mounting debts from his failed hedge fund, MSMB Capi...

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ENO back in the list of Arts Council's NPOs

ENO back in the list of Arts Council's NPOs

English National Opera (ENO), which had been put under special measures in 2014 by Arts Council England , with funding decided on an annual basis, is now back in the portfolio, receiving £12.38 mill...

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Brazil President Temer Formally Accused of Corruption, Could Face Impeachment

Brazil President Temer Formally Accused of Corruption, Could Face Impeachment

Whether Attorney General Rodrigo Janot's formal accusation late Monday pressures Temer to consider resigning — he has insisted he won't and denied any wrongdoing — could depend on the reaction of ...

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United Kingdom sets out post-Brexit rights for European Union citizens

United Kingdom sets out post-Brexit rights for European Union citizens

If their application is accepted, foreign-born residents will be able to stay and live in the United Kingdom for an indefinite period - enjoying the same rights, services and privileges as British cit...

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Haley says warning to Syria also aimed at Russia and Iran

Mr Assad and Russian Federation have also denied involvement in April's attack . The coalition could not immediately be reached for comment. The White House statement warned that Assad and his ...

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Russian military claims it may have killed IS leader al-Baghdadi

Other media reports have previously claimed he had been killed or critically injured by US-led coalition air strikes. The United States said it could not confirm Baghdadi's death. Russian Federa...

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American Airlines says Qatar Airways interested in buying 10% stake

American Airlines has been a vocal critic of Qatar Air's expansion efforts, claiming it and two other Middle Eastern airlines get massive subsidies from their governments. Hawaiian Airlines down 14 s...

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China Premier Defends Free Trade, Foreign Investments

China Premier Defends Free Trade, Foreign Investments

Beijing's strict controls on outbound payments have met with a chorus of complaints from foreign firms on the mainland. He said that overseas investors in China are also encouraged to invest the pro...

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Mike Pence hires Watergate veteran as personal lawyer

Mike Pence hires Watergate veteran as personal lawyer

As a swing vote, Butler played a crucial role in Nixon's impeachment hearings, and Cullen often fielded questions from reporters covering it. Years later, he served as special counsel to then U.S. A...

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UK banks brace for $14.5B capital demand from BOE

UK banks brace for $14.5B capital demand from BOE

The Bank also said that it would publish tighter rules on consumer lending next month and bring forward an assessment of lenders' potential losses on consumer credit, which has been growing strongly, ...

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The SSP Group PLC (SSPG) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 3.20 Per Share

The SSP Group PLC (SSPG) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 3.20 Per Share

The stock decreased 1.19% or $0.21 on June 16, reaching $17.44. About 89,685 shares traded. It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. (The) set a GBX 3,360 ($42.81) price target on Unilever plc an...

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CBX Experts: Amazon's Whole Foods Acquisition Is a Big Deal Indeed

CBX Experts: Amazon's Whole Foods Acquisition Is a Big Deal Indeed

However, an Amazon spokesman told Bloomberg that said the company has "no plans to use no-checkout technology to automate the jobs of cashiers at Whole Foods and no job reductions are planned". In...

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Ransomware virus hits computer servers across Europe

Ransomware virus hits computer servers across Europe

A Swiss government agency also reported computer systems were affected in India, though the country's cyber security agency said it had yet to receive any reports of attacks. The U.S. -based pharm...

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Castile's Family, City Reach $3M Settlement

Castile's Family, City Reach $3M Settlement

On his program last week , conservative activist and radio host E.W Jackson professed his support for the recent acquittal of Officer Jeronimo Yanez, who shot and killed African-American driver Phi...

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US Fed raises interest rates, fourth increase since Dec

US Fed raises interest rates, fourth increase since Dec

That's the third rate hike by the US central bank in the past six months, as the Fed continues to gradually rebuild rates from the near-zero levels that presided over the postfinancial crisis econom...

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Google Hit With EU Record $2.7 Billion Fine

Google Hit With EU Record $2.7 Billion Fine

European regulators found this illegal because Google is paid to put specific links at the top of the page. Following the demotions applied by Google, traffic to rivals has dropped significantly. Th...

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IMF cuts US growth outlook amid absent policies

IMF cuts US growth outlook amid absent policies

But after talks with administration officials amid still-evolving policy plans, the fund says it can no longer factor such fiscal stimulus into its forecasts. "Most critically, relative to historical ...

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Seattle's Minimum Wage Hike Hurting City's Most Vulnerable Workers

Seattle's Minimum Wage Hike Hurting City's Most Vulnerable Workers

Seattle was one of the first US cities to adopt a $15 minimum wage law, and its experience is being closely watched as other cities have followed suit and as advocates push for a higher federal minimu...

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Garrison Bradford & Associates Continues To Keep Position in Wal-Mart Stores, (WMT)

Garrison Bradford & Associates Continues To Keep Position in Wal-Mart Stores, (WMT)

Wal now has $230.90B valuation. About 2.81 million shares traded. About shares traded. Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) has risen 13.83% since June 27, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm has "Neutral" r...

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Tennessee homeowner holds escaped Georgia prison inmates at gunpoint until authorities arrive

Tennessee homeowner holds escaped Georgia prison inmates at gunpoint until authorities arrive

The two inmates overpowered and disarmed the guards on a bus about 6:45 a.m. Tuesday as 33 inmates were being driven between prisons, authorities have said. The prisoners surrendered in the drivew...

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Ukrainian banks, electricity firm hit by fresh cyber attack

National Security Agency and recently leaked to the web. Company and government officials reported major disruption to the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices. The company said in a...

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Momentum Stock in Focus: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

Zacks' EPS calculations are a mean average based on a survey of research analysts that follow Frontier Communications Corp. Dynamic Capital Management Ltd now owns 814,862 shares of the utilities pro...

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EU Fines Google A Record 2.42 Billion Euros

In the climax of a decade-long antitrust saga that at one time was close to settlement, Google is being punished for allegedly "favoring its own content" in shopping search results. Namely, they s...

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Chinese passenger chucks coins into plane's engine for luck

Chinese passenger chucks coins into plane's engine for luck

The pilot said serious damage, including engine failure , can occur if metal is sucked into the engine. "A senior passenger threw coins to the plane's engine and delayed the flight". The supersti...

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