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Trump budget would slash vital funding for arts, science

It proposes the previously reported $54 billion increase in defense spending and corresponding cuts to non-defense spending at the State Department , the Department of Housing and Urban Development ...

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Jat leaders postpone protest for 15 days after talks with Haryana CM

Jat leaders postpone protest for 15 days after talks with Haryana CM

Regarding other demands, he said the state government will "re-assess" the cases registered between 2010 and 2017 against the Jat protesters, the next of kin of those killed and handicapped during tho...

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Former EPA Head: Trump's Budget an 'All Out Assault' on The Environment

Former EPA Head: Trump's Budget an 'All Out Assault' on The Environment

Already, lawmakers have found plenty to dislike: Fiscal conservatives wanted to see cuts to benefit programs, defense hawks want more military spending and Democrats reject the deep cuts to dome...

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Depleted haddock must come off the menu, diners told

Depleted haddock must come off the menu, diners told

The Marine Conservation Society, however, said it had not called for haddock to be taken off menus, which it only does with fish with an "avoid" high score of five. "The fishing industry is well used ...

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Industrial output flat in February, held down by utility production

Industrial output flat in February, held down by utility production

The Federal Reserve said on Friday manufacturing production rose 0.5 percent last month. Output in the sector was up 0.5 percent in February, mirroring the gain seen in January. Capacity utilizati...

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Week of hearings, testimonies and votes on agenda for Trump administration

Republican Sens. Tom Cotton of Arkansas and Susan Collins of ME also said they had seen no evidence to support claims that the Obama administration had wiretapped Trump Tower. election as well as an...

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Uber's President Resigns After Six Months With the Company

Prior to Jones' departure, there were reports that Uber was looking for a COO who might provide the President with some assistance in order to steer the wayward ship back to a stable course. Moreover,...

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Rokita votes to advance health care bill in Congress — IN Focus

Rokita votes to advance health care bill in Congress — IN Focus

And Senator Rand Paul, a key opponent who wants the entire plan scrapped in favor of a clean repeal bill, went so far as to accuse Ryan of misleading Trump about what is in the legislation. However, t...

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Rand Paul: AHCA, a 'Gift' for Insurers, Won't Pass Congress

Rand Paul: AHCA, a 'Gift' for Insurers, Won't Pass Congress

House leaders discussed other amendments calibrated to round up votes and scheduled a showdown vote Thursday. It is nothing more than a gift to the rich and a disaster for the rest of us. Sheila Jacks...

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GOP govs: ObamaCare repeal bill shifts 'significant' costs to states

GOP govs: ObamaCare repeal bill shifts 'significant' costs to states

Trump, who is not steeped in policy, has signalled that he's open to negotiation in his first attempt working with Congress. Republicans opposed to the ACA replacement bill found more reason for...

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Active Stock Momentum: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS)

Active Stock Momentum: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS)

The shares were bought at an average price of $7.25 per share, with a total value of $1,999,999.50. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hype...

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Who gets hurt by repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act

Who gets hurt by repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act

Just as the party's conservatives began expressing optimism about the proposal's fortunes, Republican moderates raised concerns that tax credits now in the bill meant to help people buy health ins...

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Prepare more realistic Budget estimates, CAG tells Delhi government

Prepare more realistic Budget estimates, CAG tells Delhi government

Pradeep Rao, Deputy CAG, said at a media interaction. Air India has posted a standalone operating loss for 2015-16 of Rs 321.4 crore, though the company has claimed an operating profit of Rs 105 cro...

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Captain bans foreign junkets for ministers

Captain bans foreign junkets for ministers

Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore with CM Captain Amarinder Singh and his ministers after their swearing-in on Thursday. Enforcing austerity measures, the Cabinet also cleared the government's decision...

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Adiyanath vows to work for all sections without discrimination

Adiyanath vows to work for all sections without discrimination

If it was independent, Uttar Pradesh, which sends 80 members to India's parliament, would be the world's fifth most populous country. Accusing the previous governments of being responsible for the s...

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) & Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) Worth Watching Stocks

Comerica Bank's holdings in Chesapeake Energy were worth $1,603,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Putnam Investments LLC increased its stake in shares of Chesapeake Energy by 6.9% in the four...

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At Mnuchin's First Big Meeting, G20 Shies From Endorsing Free Trade

Commitments of support to the existing multilateral trade system, including the World Trade Organization (WTO), were also conspicuously missing from the final communique. His stance has been condemned...

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Ringo Starr, Brian Wilson and more pay tribute to Chuck Berry

Ringo Starr, Brian Wilson and more pay tribute to Chuck Berry

His hits included Johnny B Goode , Roll Over Beethoven Sweet Little Sixteen , Promised Land, Rock n Roll Music, and Memphis Tennessee. On Saturday, Chuck Berry was found unresponsive as his ...

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Trump 1, free trade 0: G20 drops pledge to fight protectionism

Despite deep divisions on trade policy, the finance chiefs did reach a broad agreement on a raft of issues including market regulation, moves to combat terrorist financing and promoting economic devel...

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USA says global trade must be fair as well as free

By contrast, last year's statement called on all G20 states to resist "all forms" of protectionism. The statement came in the backdrop of President Donald Trump administration's pushback against ant...

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G20 leaders fail to reach agreements on free trade

On trade, Washington is calling into question the current global trade regulation system under the World Trade Organisation - a move which the source said is "unacceptable". He believes the rules of g...

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The Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF) Shares Sold by State Street Corp

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 4 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 1 analyst given HOLD rating to the stock. The stock has a market cap of $2.18 billion, a P/E ratio of 10.72 and a beta of 1.63. The ...

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JCPenney will close 7 stores in MI

The Bosque River Center location was one of nine in Texas to be shuttered. The total store closures represent approximately 13 - 14 % of the company's current store portfolio, less than 5% of total ...

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Biggest slump in German factory orders since 2009

Data from the the German Economy Ministry shows factory orders fell a shocking 7.4 per cent month on month in January, in what experts described as a horrendous reading. New orders are highly volatile...

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Free trade, anti-protectionist language dropped from final communique

US President Donald Trump's tough talk on trade paid off Saturday when ministers from 20 world powers meeting in Germany agreed to abandon their tradition of championing free trade and rejecting pro...

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MTA transit fares, tolls go up Sunday

MTA transit fares, tolls go up Sunday

Since 2007, Bee-Line fares have been pegged to MTA subway and bus fares, enabling free transfers between the two systems. For seniors and the disabled, the fare will increase to $16, up from $15.50. S...

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G20 Finance Ministers Fail to Agree on Free Trade Following US Pressure

In a partial face-saving move, as The FT details, G20 finance ministers meeting in the German resort town of Baden-Baden noted the importance of trade to the global economy, but dropped tougher lang...

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G20 Finance Ministers Agree on Trade Provisions in Draft Communique

Following pushback from US officials, led by US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, the communique of G20 finance minister backtracked on past commitments such as open trade and outright rejection of ...

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Zacks Rank on US Bancorp (USB) based on Estimated Earnings

Norinchukin Bank The increased its position in U.S. Bancorp by 8.5% in the third quarter. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $3.24. USB has been the subject of several research anal...

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Advocates Say Trump Budget Cuts Will Hurt Country's Most Vulnerable

Advocates Say Trump Budget Cuts Will Hurt Country's Most Vulnerable

As expected, future federal funding for the National Endowment for the Arts , the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting has been eliminated. So while ...

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Duterte on Panatag: We can not stop China from doing its thing

Duterte on Panatag: We can not stop China from doing its thing

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during his departure ceremony before a visit to Myanmar at Davao city worldwide airport in Davao on Sunday. "And so what if they stop there?" he said. "Iy...

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US Federal Reserve raises interest rates

US Federal Reserve raises interest rates

Analysis from Prudential Portfolio Management Group (PPMG) which looks at the decision on interest rates faced at this month's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. US CPI data was in line wit...

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Dunkirk JCPenney store is 1 of many set to close this year

Ellison, chairman and chief executive officer of JCPenney. Other stores that will close in Minnesota are in Baxter, Fairmont, Faribault, Hibbing, Red Wing, Thief River Falls and Winona. but did not ...

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Maharashtra Budget 2017-18 presented by Devendra Fadnavis-led government: Highlights

Maharashtra Budget 2017-18 presented by Devendra Fadnavis-led government: Highlights

To protest the budget presented by Mungantiwar, some Opposition MLAs burnt the copies of it outside the Assembly. The Government has proposed Value-Added Tax on manufacturers and importers of fore...

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Stocks in Limelight: Steel Dynamics Inc. (STLD), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN)

They now have a United States dollars 44 price target on the stock. Many research firms have provided their ratings on Steel Dynamics Inc . UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. The company declared...

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