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Xcel Energy Launches Region's Largest Wind Investment

Xcel Energy Launches Region's Largest Wind Investment

Xcel Energy said the wind farm would be able to power more than 300,000 homes. The initiative, which includes seven wind farms in all, was announced Thursday, March 16, and is expected to generate n...

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Hillary Clinton: persevering, she would have a new project

Hillary Clinton: persevering, she would have a new project

Clinton also told the close circle to measure "the level of interest and support" to a potential Clinton candidacy. Our source made it clear ... judging from the meeting, so far it's just talk. The so...

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Paytm stops at Canada first on its worldwide pursuit

Paytm stops at Canada first on its worldwide pursuit

The company has its R&D setup called Paytm Labs located in Toronto since 2014. The company claims that it aggregates thousands of service providers in Canada for bill payments; I couldn't check ...

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George Osborne to edit London Evening Standard shock (and probably horror)

George Osborne to edit London Evening Standard shock (and probably horror)

Osborne, 45, was sacked as Chancellor in the wake of the Brexit vote last June by new Prime Minister Theresa May. "George is London through and through and I am confident he is the right person to b...

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Mortgage rates jump again for 2nd week and hit 2017 highs

Mortgage rates jump again for 2nd week and hit 2017 highs

Mortgage rates, which had begun to move higher ahead of the Federal Reserve's decision to increase its benchmark rate, rose again this week. Independent of mortgage rates, the stock price of TD d...

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Rising Global Interest Rates Test BOJ Policy

Rising Global Interest Rates Test BOJ Policy

With the economy slowly improving and bond yields under control, the BOJ is in position to hold for now. The Bank of Japan ended a policy meeting on Thursday by keeping the minus 0.1 per cent benchm...

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Just the Facts on General Motors Company (GM)

Personal Capital Advisors Corp purchased a new stake in Ford Motor Company during the second quarter worth approximately $143,000. CAPROCK Group Inc. General Motors Company (GM) is an interesting pl...

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Gas action plan of little use to manufacturers

Gas action plan of little use to manufacturers

Australian Federal energy minister Josh Frydenberg and South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill have been caught slanging each other off in one of the most excruciatingly brutal and awkward press confe...

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Government pulls YouTube ads after investigation into taxpayers funding extremism

Government pulls YouTube ads after investigation into taxpayers funding extremism

Ads by the Home Office, the Royal Navy and national news outlets, such the Guardian and BBC, appeared on Google's video hosting service YouTube on videos of United States white nationalist David Duk...

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Westpac has increased rates for owner occupier loans

Westpac has increased rates for owner occupier loans

Additionally, the interest rates for investment property owners will also be raised by 0.23 percent to 5.79 percent for principal and interest repayment loans and by 0.28 percent to 5.96 percent for i...

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Observing Technical Chart Values for Wells Fargo & Company

Observing Technical Chart Values for Wells Fargo & Company

For stocks' current month, 12 analyst opted for BUY ratings as compared to 5 opting for SELL in the same period. Sharkey Howes & Javer now owns 5,959 shares of the financial services provider's stock ...

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Hotel in Japan where guests are welcomed by 'dinosaur'

Hotel in Japan where guests are welcomed by 'dinosaur'

The robot-hotel is planning on expanding around the world over the next five years, reports The Japan Times . The robots will reduce the number of human employees to only six from the 20 that is us...

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Better and cheaper health coverage? Not very likely

Georges C. Benjamin, executive director of the American Public Health Association. Now, the caveat. Liberals shouldn't make the mistake of thinking that if the Trump administration's political sta...

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Ukraine Imposes Sanctions On Five Russian Banks

Ukraine Imposes Sanctions On Five Russian Banks

Ukraine imposed restrictions on five Kremlin-controlled banks on Thursday and began implementing an official ban on cargo traffic crossing the frontline in the eastern Donbas region, parts of which ha...

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Bob Diamond set for London comeback as he swoops for Panmure Gordon

Bob Diamond set for London comeback as he swoops for Panmure Gordon

Atlas and QInvest, the Qatari fund, will pay 100 pence per share for Panmure, valuing the group at £15.5 billion ($19.2 million), a 68% premium to its Thursday closing price of 59.5 pence. The boutiqu...

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Have taken up matter with Pakistan: Sushma Swaraj on missing Muslim clerics

Have taken up matter with Pakistan: Sushma Swaraj on missing Muslim clerics

Syed Asif Nizami and his brother Nazim Nizami, who belong to the Nizamuddin Auliya shrine have lost contact with their family. The report also says that sources in the Pakistan Punjab police have also...

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Kremlin, on US Yahoo hack charges, says its spies not involved

Kremlin, on US Yahoo hack charges, says its spies not involved

The indictment identifies Dokuchaev and Sushchin as officers of the Russian Federal Security Service, or FSB. One of the defendants has been taken into custody in Canada, and another is on the lis...

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Memphis Meats rolls out first lab-grown poultry

Memphis Meats rolls out first lab-grown poultry

While the platform is up and running, the company said consumers will not be able to purchase its products until 2021. And while that might seem like a long way off, it cost the company more than twic...

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New World Rugby calendar to boost tier-two nations

New World Rugby calendar to boost tier-two nations

They said in a statement on their website: "A major priority for World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont following his election in May 2016, the optimised 2020-32 schedule sets new standards by prioritisin...

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UK's Association of British Travel Agents cops to data breach

UK's Association of British Travel Agents cops to data breach

The hack occurred on the 27 February, Abta is now making contact with any of those it believes may have been affected. On further, urgent investigation we identified that the incident occurred on th...

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Trump's EPA Cuts "Literally Will Make People Sick"

Environmental justice activists have long argued that the revitalization of any poor community must include commitments to improve air quality and ensure access to safe water. The Sierra Club as...

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Gold Investors Find Confidence In

Gold Investors Find Confidence In "Quiet Low" Neutral Interest Rates

Rather, the Fed said its inflation target was "symmetric", indicating that after a decade of below-target inflation it could tolerate a quicker pace of price rises. European shares achieved their high...

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Stock Price Down 0.1% on Insider Selling

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Stock Price Down 0.1% on Insider Selling

VRX has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Wells Fargo & Co set a $11.00 price target on Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl and gave the stock a "sell" rating in a research report on Sa...

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Bomb found in abandoned suitcase at Port Authority

Bomb found in abandoned suitcase at Port Authority

The NYPD said the the suitcase contained what appeared to be a "flash-bang grenade", a knife, bolt cutters and screw drivers. Police say they questioned and arrested Jersey City resident Arsenio Mas...

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Unusual Volume Spikes For: Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSEMKT:PLX)

The Stock Market opened sessions at 1.51 and closed at 1.44. (NYSEMKT:PLX)'s stock to Buy with the price target of $0.8. The company reported the earnings of $-0.07/Share in the last quarter where t...

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US Fed shifts to faster pace of rate hikes in Trump era

US Fed shifts to faster pace of rate hikes in Trump era

Apparently nothing in the past two months convinced the Minneapolis Fed leader, Neel Kashkari, that interest rates should rise. Markets "had expected [a rate hike] and they had been very clear in ...

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Princeton was this close to first March Madness shocker

Princeton was this close to first March Madness shocker

But thanks to one last strong defensive push, Notre Dame was able to hold off and send Steve Vasturia to the free throw line to close out the win. Princeton responded with a bucket to pull within th...

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Gold, silver futures settle lower ahead of Fed decision

Fed chairwoman, Janet Yelllen informed that the central bank will maintain a gradual pace of interest rate hike even if inflation soars over 2%. So, the determinant to that next directional move in Go...

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GOP Reps Acknowledge Climate Change, Press For Action

GOP Reps Acknowledge Climate Change, Press For Action

Curbelo and Mast, along with Elise Stefanik of NY, sponsored the resolution declaring that climate change is a real and growing problem, but espousing conservative principles to work on economic...

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Woman's face burned after headphones explode in mid-flight

Woman's face burned after headphones explode in mid-flight

The Australian woman was left with burnt hands and a blackened face as a result of the small fire that started in her ears. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau said Wednesday that the woman fell ...

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Will the Federal Reserve Raise Interest Rates Nine Times?

Will the Federal Reserve Raise Interest Rates Nine Times?

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen sought to reassure investors that the USA central bank's latest interest rate increase was not a paradigm shift to a trigger-happy policy driven by fears of faster ...

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Oracle Q3'17 Earnings: IaaS Could Emerge As A Dark Horse For Oracle

Oracle Q3'17 Earnings: IaaS Could Emerge As A Dark Horse For Oracle

And just last month, Oracle expanded cloud offerings to three new regions in the United Kingdom, U.S. and Turkey, with APAC, the Middle East, and North America to follow next year. That includes the e...

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Earnings Reaction History: Pretium Resources Inc

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $-0.01 and $-0.05 respectively. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. giving the company a "outperform" ...

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Canada Goose prices IPO at C$17 per share

Canada Goose prices IPO at C$17 per share

The issue will raise C$340 million. The shares started trading Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange under the symbol GOOS. Founded 60 years ago in Toronto, Canada Go...

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Continuing It's Run, Stock Touches New Peak: Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE)

Continuing It's Run, Stock Touches New Peak: Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE)

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. increased its position in Adobe Systems by 7.8% in the third quarter. Receive Adobe Systems Incorporated News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email ad...

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