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Obama spokesman denies Trump wiretapping accusations

Clapper appeared on NBC's Meet the Press , while Sanders and Earnest were on ABC's This Week. Levin, a former chief of staff to Reagan Attorney General Ed Meese, said that if a FISA court warra...

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GoPro Stock Falls on Goldman Downgrade

As part of last year's restructuring, the company claims it has reduced its annual operating expenses by $100 million, which will allow it to keep them below $600 million in 2017. Stock has got OUTPER...

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Hungary cleared to build Russian-backed nuclear reactors

Hungary cleared to build Russian-backed nuclear reactors

The conditions include having Paks II operate separately from the original Paks nuclear power plant with that separation to include any subsequent operators or state-owned energy companies from operat...

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Jay Z's Roc Nation Announces Arrive, New Company to Invest in Start-Ups

Jay Z's Roc Nation Announces Arrive, New Company to Invest in Start-Ups

Arrive will focus particularly on brand building, with the claim that Jay Z and Roc Nation have a solid background in building up brands, something that consumer-focused companies will be able to lev...

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Oil prices mixed on rising production, OPEC cuts

Oil prices mixed on rising production, OPEC cuts

Global benchmark Brent crude was down 0.98 per cent, at $55.35 per barrel, after it finished the previous session up 1.5 per cent. The concerns outweighed news of escalating violence in North Afri...

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Deadly Clashes Hit Kokang Region in Myanmar's Northern Shan State

Deadly Clashes Hit Kokang Region in Myanmar's Northern Shan State

State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday urged armed groups to join the dialogue table as the country is struggling to end "the world's longest running civil war" involving more than a dozen ethnic...

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ABC cuts up to 200 jobs in revamp

ABC cuts up to 200 jobs in revamp

The Content Fund sits at the heart of Ms Guthrie's planned changes, with an initial $20 million to be injected to fund innovative ideas for new programming and services thought up by ABC staff. The nu...

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United Kingdom auto industry seeks jobs reassurance in wake of Peugeot Vauxhall deal

The company sold a record 3.9 million cars there past year, with its Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac brands proving especially popular. GM says that it will incur a non-cash accounting charge of $4 bi...

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N.Korea launches 'aimed at striking U.S. bases in Japan'

N.Korea launches 'aimed at striking U.S. bases in Japan'

The acting president also ordered the maintenance of a robust defense readiness in close alliance with the U.S., and to deter additional provocations through the joint South Korea-U.S. The missile was...

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Lenders continue to lower interest rates despite RBA rate hold

Domestically, policymakers acknowledged that "most measures of business and consumer confidence are at, or above, average", whilst "consumption growth was stronger towards the end of the year, althoug...

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Street Is Expecting Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) To Post $

Street Is Expecting Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) To Post $

Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO ) recently recorded 0.25 percent change and now at $16.18 is 82.91 percent away from its 52-week low and down -15.82 percent versus its peak. EPS growth in next year is e...

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Federated Investors Inc. PA Sells 20169 Shares of Emerson Electric Company (EMR)

EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 8.35% while EPS growth in past 5 year was -5.50% along with sales growth of -9.70% in the last five years. On the negative side, after more than two ye...

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Thakur apologises to Supreme Court

Thakur apologises to Supreme Court

The Indian cricket board's former president Anurag Thakur gave an "unconditional apology" Monday to the Supreme Court which had ordered his dismissal from the game's most powerful body in January. "Th...

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Govt asks SBI to reconsider penalty on accounts

Govt asks SBI to reconsider penalty on accounts

If SBI account-holders withdraw cash from other bank ATMs, the first three transactions in a month will be free. The government on Monday asked State Bank of India, the country's largest lender, t...

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May and Kenny to discuss Northern Ireland at summit

May and Kenny to discuss Northern Ireland at summit

Until a financial scandal over a botched state-backed heating scheme - which could cost the taxpayer £500 million ($614 million) - the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) led by First Minister Arlene Fost...

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US Promises Response to 'Severe Threat' of North Korean Missile Launches

US Promises Response to 'Severe Threat' of North Korean Missile Launches

Without the cipher books, the messages were meaningless. "Considering the North Korean leadership's brutality and recklessness shown through the murder of Kim Jong-Nam, the results of the North havi...

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Australia dollar firms as RBA stands pat; NZ dollar on defensive

The Reserve Bank of Australia has left the official cash rate on hold for a sixth straight meeting on signs the economy is strengthening and business investment has picked up. In his post-meeting sta...

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My reputation sullied over DDCA allegations, Jaitley gets emotional in court

My reputation sullied over DDCA allegations, Jaitley gets emotional in court

The defamation case involves AAP's allegation that Mr Jaitley and his family were responsible for financial mismanagement at the time he headed the Delhi cricket body DDCA. The minister responded: "Th...

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Russia, Iraq say too soon to talk of extending oil output curbs

Russia, Iraq say too soon to talk of extending oil output curbs

Crude futures were edging lower Monday in Asia, with yet another weekly rise in USA oil rigs drawing attention back to the potential for USA crude production to rebound this year and counter the OPEC/...

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Steps have announced a brand new single and album

Steps have announced a brand new single and album

Steps were last together as a group in 2011 when they toured the United Kingdom and released new album Light Up The World. Speaking about the group's big comeback with their first album completely ...

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Upcoming video card to enable 4K gaming at highest settings

Upcoming video card to enable 4K gaming at highest settings

The GeForce GTX 1080 Ti also comes with 250W Thermal Design Power (TDP), which is higher than the two earlier models, and which is the same as the Titan X Pascal video card, also released by Nv...

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WPP Group PLC (LON:WPP) Receives Buy Rating From HSBC Securities Analysts

HSBC Securities today set a target price of 2000 on the company's stock. Four equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, seven equity analysts rating the company a buy, one equity analyst rating...

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Osinbajo Arrives Edo State On Working Visit

Osinbajo Arrives Edo State On Working Visit

They have not even been done, many have not even been started at all. The elite in Nigeria not just in oil producing communities, had very frequently deprived the people the opportunity to enjoy the f...

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Azerbaijan downs oil production under OPEC agreement

The conference will also welcome many worldwide figures, including global Energy Agency (IEA) Executive Director Fatih Birol, Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Secretary General Mua...

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Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) & BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOFI)

Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) & BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ:BOFI)

They presently have a $152.86 target price on the home improvement retailer's stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Home Depot, Inc. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 70.22% of t...

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Obama refutes Trump's allegations of wiretapping Trump Tower

Obama, as well as numerous US intelligence officials, have denied the allegation. But Trump offered no supporting evidence, a spokesman for Obama denied the claim as " simply false " and lawmake...

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Nutanix's (NTNX) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at RBC Capital Markets

JPMorgan Chase & Co. bought a new position in shares of Nutanix during the third quarter worth $29,979,000. RBC Capital Mkts issued rating on the stock of Nutanix Inc (NASDAQ:NTNX) in a research n...

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Crude Prices Settle Weaker In US

The IEA sees "signs of modest recovery" in spending following two years of weak investments. "U.S. crude oil exports are positive news for the global market, and make it possible for Asia-Pacific refi...

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Why Oil Prices Could Move Sharply Higher by 2020

This makes it hard for them to find capital to make new investments, thus raising the risk of a shortage in global supply in the near future. The IEA doubled forecasts for production growth outside OP...

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Energy ministers of Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia discuss oil production cuts

Energy ministers of Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia discuss oil production cuts

China lowered its growth target for the year to 6.5 per cent, compared with 6.7 per cent last year, and tightened regulatory controls in an effort to tackle pollution. One of the biggest questions in ...

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Yellen signals Fed will likely raise rates this month

Yellen signals Fed will likely raise rates this month

He then signaled a willingness to raise rates soon. Today, we are expecting the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to report on the retail sales numbers for January, while ANZ will release the jo...

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Analyst's Proposition on Sprint Corporation (S), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Analyst's Proposition on Sprint Corporation (S), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

While it's Return on Investment (ROI) value is 0.6%. Earnings estimate: "17" Analysts are saying that the company to report next quarterly earnings of $1.01 per share for period Quarter Ending_Jun-1...

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Azerbaijan Boasts Overcompliance With Oil Output Cuts

Global oil benchmark, Brent crude, has been trading above $50 per barrel in recent months, up from a record of low of $27 per barrel in January 2016. This January, the volume of daily production amo...

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Trump accuses Obama of 'wire-tapping' his office before election

President Donald Trump claimed in a tweet Saturday former President Barack Obama wiretapped his phones . He called it " McCarthyism ". However, there has been no evidence given to suggest this ...

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GM will layoff 1100 in MI after production shift

GM will layoff 1100 in MI after production shift

The plant employees roughly 3,200 hourly workers and 250 salaried workers. That third shift will end for LDT on May 12. The plant will employ 2,368, including 2,137 hourly workers represented by UAW...

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