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SSE to raise electricity prices next month

SSE to raise electricity prices next month

The Company's segments include Networks, which consists of electricity distribution, electricity transmission and gas distribution; Retail, which consists of energy supply, enterprise and energy-relat...

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Amec Foster Wheeler, EDF Energy, Extend Contract

Amec Foster Wheeler, EDF Energy, Extend Contract

Amec Foster's share price was more than 17% up in early trading on the FTSE 250 while Wood Group's stock was nearly 8% higher. If the deal is approved, Mr Marchant will continue as chairman of ...

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Colorado's unemployment rate is lowest since 2001

Colorado's unemployment rate is lowest since 2001

Labor force and unemployment data is available at http://www.maine.gov/labor/cwri/laus1.html . Unemployment rates fell in five states, while the rates in Arkansas and OR fell to the lowest on recor...

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Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Vail Resorts, Inc

Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Vail Resorts, Inc

Looking ahead to earnings forecasts, for the running fiscal period, Wall Street analysts have anticipated that the company will report -0.33 earnings per share. According to Thomson Reuters, sell-side...

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Iceland to end capital controls from 2008 financial crisis

Iceland to end capital controls from 2008 financial crisis

Reykjavik broke off negotiations on European Union membership, nationalized three major banks and defaulted on $85 billion in loans. "Capital (Other OTC: CGHC - news ) controls on the country's i...

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Yahoo Outlines Leadership Plan Following Verizon Deal

Yahoo Outlines Leadership Plan Following Verizon Deal

She will still receive a severance package worth approximately $23 million. Current board member, Thomas J. McInerney , who chairs Yahoo!'s strategic review committee, will become the CEO of the ...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Calls For Resignations Of 46 US Attorneys

The call for the US attorneys to resign came just two days after a trio of government watchdogs - including CREW - sent a letter to Bharara's office asking for an investigation of whether Trump was ...

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Old-time extremist 'Carlos the Jackal' back on Paris trial

Old-time extremist 'Carlos the Jackal' back on Paris trial

Georges Holleaux, a lawyer representing the two widows of the dead men and 16 other people affected, said they relished the chance to finally see Carlos in court. Born in Venezuela, he was considered ...

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CRA website back online after potential security risk caused shutdown

CRA website back online after potential security risk caused shutdown

The agency had shut down some services Friday at around 2 p.m. ET after discovering a potential security risk. Canadians planning to file their taxes online could face difficulties as the threat of ...

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Many questions abound on GOP health care

Many questions abound on GOP health care

Butterfield serves on the Energy and Commerce Committee. How many might lose coverage under the new plan? Sen. Tom Cotton, a conservative Republican from Arkansas, issued a stern warning to his ...

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USA gained 235000 jobs in February

USA gained 235000 jobs in February

Cccording to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, last month was the second-warmest February on record in the contiguous 48 U.S. states, with an average temperature of 41 degrees Fahre...

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Vodafone to bring thousands of call centre jobs back to United Kingdom soil

Vodafone to bring thousands of call centre jobs back to United Kingdom soil

It plans to create roughly 800 jobs at its customer service centre in Manchester, 150 roles in Newark, hire 150 people in Stoke, and the firm is seeking 100 recruits at Vodafone's Glasgow hub. Vodafon...

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Brexit button: UK MPs prepare for key vote on bill

Brexit button: UK MPs prepare for key vote on bill

Then after a court battle, the UK's Supreme Court ruled in January that Parliament must be consulted before Article 50 is invoked, a decision that paved the way for the Brexit bill now making its way ...

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NK ready to conduct nuclear test at any time: Seoul

NK ready to conduct nuclear test at any time: Seoul

Kim predicted an overall re-examination of the THAAD deployment decision in the political arena, forecasting that distorted local media reports on the US missile defense system would be changed. Beiji...

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Amec Foster Wheeler Shares Top Stoxx 600 After Wood Group Takeover

Amec Foster Wheeler Shares Top Stoxx 600 After Wood Group Takeover

Loss-making Amec was seen as vulnerable to a takeover. Amec Foster's share price was more than 17% up in early trading on the FTSE 250 while Wood Group's stock was nearly 8% higher. In a separate st...

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Flights canceled at Berlin airports as ground crews start 25-hour strike

Flights canceled at Berlin airports as ground crews start 25-hour strike

The strike by ground staff, who want an increase in their hourly pay to 12 euros ($12.71) from 11 euros, is due to run for 25 hours from 0400 local time (0300 GMT) on Friday. Verdi, the union repres...

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Bovis in merger talks with Galliford Try

Bovis in merger talks with Galliford Try

The companies are continuing discussions despite Bovis announcing on 12 March that it had rejected an initial all-share offer from Galliford . According to reports, Redrow made an initial appro...

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Congress reclaiming voters from AAP a big reason for Punjab election victory

Congress reclaiming voters from AAP a big reason for Punjab election victory

Political observers feel Navjot Singh Sidhu, who won from Amritsar East constituency, stands a good chance. He was non-committal on having cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu as Deputy Ch...

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United States added 235000 jobs in February, unemployment rate drops to 4.7 percent

United States added 235000 jobs in February, unemployment rate drops to 4.7 percent

If warm weather did help elevate construction hiring in February, for example, it might also have the effect of subtracting from job growth that would normally occur in early spring. Even at that pa...

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When will the snow start? Big storm headed for Harrisburg

When will the snow start? Big storm headed for Harrisburg

Another weak disturbance moves through the region Sunday night into Monday, along with another chance of snow. The storm will cause hard driving conditions with reduced visibility and snow-covered r...

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HSBC Appoints AIA Group Executive Mark Tucker As Chairman

HSBC Appoints AIA Group Executive Mark Tucker As Chairman

Historically, HSBC has always named insiders as chairman, but this time, it had said it would bring in an outsider to comply with U.K.'s corporate governance recommendations. Sky News first reported...

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Budget 2017: St Albans business groups nervous about National Insurance changes

Budget 2017: St Albans business groups nervous about National Insurance changes

So, what does this all mean? Yet this is a false comparison because £3120 of the £6170 is National Insurance paid by the employer - it isn't paid out of the employee's £32,000 salary. But the Chanc...

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Email threat forces Jewish Community Center to be shut down

Email threat forces Jewish Community Center to be shut down

The building reopened around 11 a.m. The DeWitt center was put on lockdown for some time while police investigated a non-specific threat of violence. "I am directing the New York State Police to coo...

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New Health Care Bill: Find Out Where Your Member Of Congress Stands

New Health Care Bill: Find Out Where Your Member Of Congress Stands

In a letter to Congress , the leading medical organizations and hospitals expressed "significant concerns" with the new American Health Care Act. The Supreme Court made Obamacare's expansion of...

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Justin Bieber Upsets Fans Who Asked Him For a Picture

Justin Bieber Upsets Fans Who Asked Him For a Picture

Bieber's fan snub came yesterday, when 20-year-old fan Sabah Helal started following the singer around Melbourne during his current Australian tour. Bieber's response to the fan was a reasonable s...

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BJP stakes claim, with 32 MLAs, in Manipur

BJP stakes claim, with 32 MLAs, in Manipur

Alfred Kanngam Arthur of the INC won the Ukhrul seat by a margin of just 296 votes by defeating his nearest rival Somatai Shaiza of the BJP. The polarisation between the hills and the plains of Mani...

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Nine CRPF personnel killed during Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district

Nine CRPF personnel killed during Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district

Four other jawans were injured in the attack. Inspector General Sundar Raj said that personnel were taking part in a road-opening exercise when they were attacked, The Indian Express reported. "Sp...

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BJP Confident of Forming Manipur Govt After NPP, NPF Lend Support

BJP Confident of Forming Manipur Govt After NPP, NPF Lend Support

On being asked who would be the chief minister in the event of the BJP forming a coalition government, Madhav said the party leadership would decide soon. So, if Ashab Uddin lends his support, the BJP...

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Trump administration asks Bharara to resign

Like all of the nation's 93 USA attorneys, Bharara is a political appointee who is typically replaced when a new president takes office. The call for resignations applies to all Senate-confirmed U.S...

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US Commerce Secretary Sets NAFTA talks timetable

US Commerce Secretary Sets NAFTA talks timetable

At a press conference afterwards, Ross said he hopes to trigger the official process of renegotiation within the next few weeks. The 90-day period is required under the so-called "fast track" negoti...

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NY to challenge Trump travel ban

NY to challenge Trump travel ban

Schneiderman separately said Thursday, "President Trump's latest executive order is a Muslim ban by another name , imposing policies and protocols that once again violate the Equal Protection Claus...

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Active Volume Stock: Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PPHM)

The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $1. Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (TDW) are forecasted by the analys...

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SASA eighth-grader gets 'crescive' for trip to national spelling bee

SASA eighth-grader gets 'crescive' for trip to national spelling bee

On February 25, 2017 the Regional Northern Colorado Spelling Bee was held at Nevin Platt Middle School. Spelling will begin at 10 a.m.in the Rhinehart Recital Hall. Annie coached Edith on good sport...

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Hulu's new live TV service scores A&E's channels, loses Viacom

Hulu's new live TV service scores A&E's channels, loses Viacom

Hulu made the announcement in a press release, saying that the network joins the ever-growing package of 40 live channels set to launch this spring... Last November, it revealed deals with part-owners...

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UVM men win America East title, wait for NCAA selection show

UVM men win America East title, wait for NCAA selection show

Vermont coach John Becker said Vermont could look to one of the regular-season games with Albany to understand that the deficit wasn't insurmountable. The Catamounts, however, stepped up down the stre...

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