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After GOP Failure, Alabama Congressman Files One Sentence Obamacare Repeal Bill

After GOP Failure, Alabama Congressman Files One Sentence Obamacare Repeal Bill

It's a notable dynamic given that many conservatives who opposed the Republican health care overhaul plan come from districts Trump won handily. "We can't leave this alone". "Inasmuch as "Surrender Ca...

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Lewis Hamilton predicts

Lewis Hamilton predicts "close battle" with Sebastian Vettel

We'll be determined to come back stronger in China and make sure those small margins go our way next time". "I wouldn't say I'm happy", Hamilton, 32, said. Right now it looks like we have equal mach...

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Aldermore Group PLC (ALD) Upgraded by Macquarie to "Outperform"

Finally, Desjardins reduced their target price on shares of Carpetright plc from GBX 227 ($2.80) to GBX 220 ($2.72) in a report on Monday, January 16th. The stock of UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG) earned "...

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Rig contractor Ocean RIG files for bankruptcy protection in US

Rig contractor Ocean RIG files for bankruptcy protection in US

The Stock Market opened sessions at 0.54 and closed at 0.23. 12/10/2015 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc. had its "underweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. 05/15/2015 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc. was upgr...

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Republicans vote to end U.S. internet privacy

The U.S. Senate voted along party lines 50-48 last week to approve a Republican-backed bill repealing regulations passed in October 2016 to protect Internet users' privacy. Republicans in the Hous...

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Oil bounces off November lows, but bloated United States stockpiles pressure market

Brent for May settlement slipped 14 cents to $51.62 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. West Texas Intermediate for April delivery, which expires Tuesday, fell 56 cents to sett...

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New York, Connecticut Among States Opposing Trump's Clean Power Rollback

New York, Connecticut Among States Opposing Trump's Clean Power Rollback

While Trump's proposed draconian cuts to the EPA will be up to Congress to address, Trump's attack on the Clean Power Plan - the country's best opportunity to rein in climate change by cutting carbo...

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White House: Climate Funding Is 'A Waste of Your Money'

The proposal codifies Trump's "America First" approach to governance - the budget document was even titled with the campaign slogan - and underscores his priorities to allies in Congress in a docume...

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Uber Restarts Self-Driving Tests After Tempe, Arizona Crash

All Uber's autonomous test vehicles include a driver sitting in the driver's seat in a position to take over should it be required. The Uber vehicle was in self-driving mode at the time of the cra...

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Info suggests Trump associates may have coordinated with Russians

The information includes human intelligence, records of travel, business and phone calls, and accounts of meetings made in person. However, what about this investigation that's been going on since Jul...

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Carpetright plc (CPR) Receives GBX 229.80 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Macquarie reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and issued a GBX 1,300 ($16.06) price objective on shares of Fresnillo Plc in a research note on Monday, February 6th. Diageo plc (LON:DGE) opened at 2315.00 on...

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Vertex Seeks Approval For Cystic Fibrosis Drug; Stock Surges

Analysts have placed a $100.25 price target on Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, suggesting a 10.41% gain from recent close. Tezacaftor is a crucial drug for Vertex because it will enable the com...

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Barcelona condemn 'unfair and disproportionate' Messi ban

Barcelona condemn 'unfair and disproportionate' Messi ban

The ban goes into effect immediately, ruling Messi out of Argentina's match against Bolivia in La Paz later today. Fifa said in a letter to the Argentine Football Association (AFA), publishe...

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European Union restricts Brazil meat imports

European Union restricts Brazil meat imports

China, which accounted for almost one-third of the Brazilian industry's $13.9-billion in exports past year, made a decision to suspend imports of all meat products from Brazil as a precautionary measu...

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Home Buyers Jump on Contracts as Housing Market Rises

Home Buyers Jump on Contracts as Housing Market Rises

The NAR Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, jumped 5.5% to 112.3 in February from 106.4 in January. The February data which gave a 2.6% annual increase wa...

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Americans Reassured No Tainted Brazilian Meat Has Entered US

It listed the affected companies as JJZ Alimentos SA, Frango Dm Industria e Comercio de Alimentos Ltda, Seara Alimentos, a subsidiary of JBS, the world's biggest meatpacking company, and BRF SA , the...

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May vows Brexit deal for all in UK, including EU nationals

May vows Brexit deal for all in UK, including EU nationals

May signed the letter in Downing Street on Tuesday, a photo released by her office showed. Barrow arrived at European Council headquarters carrying a briefcase Wednesday morning, before his appointm...

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Emotional Defoe hails group win

Emotional Defoe hails group win

When it came to Euro 2016, Defoe found out he was not in Hodgson's squad an even tougher way. "I'd put my house on him scoring at some stage", said manager Gareth Southgate, who was playing for En...

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Pound fluctuates heavily after prime minister triggers Brexit

President Donald Trump's other campaign promises. Pundits say that the next task on their agenda is likely tax reform, though now that they have endured this stunning loss, the question is what kind o...

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Government may table GST Bills in Parliament tomorrow

Rolling out the ambitious GST regime is "certainly" doable in 2016, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday, adding that he is in "continuous". "It is a kind of federal contract with con...

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U.S. oil jumps after data shows surprise United States stock draw

U.S. oil jumps after data shows surprise United States stock draw

After the rate-hike announcement, the US dollar added to earlier weakness as (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/dollar-trades-in-narrow-band-ahead-of-crucial-day-for-currency-markets-2017-03-15) some t...

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Lawmakers Respond to Clean Power Plan Rollback

Energy analysts and executives have also questioned if the move would have a huge effect on their industries. US Chamber of Commerce president Thomas Donohue said: "These executive actions are a w...

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The Macquarie Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY)

Ticker has price to earnings growth of 1.69, which is a valuation metric for determining relative trade-off among price of a stock. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 1.51% and Monthly Volatilit...

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Sears Has Doubts About Future

Sears Has Doubts About Future

Jared Barela made the trip from Corcoran to Visalia's Kmart Wednesday morning to buy a lawn chair and return a pair of trousers. "Cheap dog food, I get 50 pounds for like $20", Young said as he load...

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Canada expected to legalise marijuana by July 2018

The Liberals' plan will also, reportedly, give the federal government control over the companies producing recreational pot by issuing licenses, like it does with the current regime for medical mariju...

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BlackRock plans major changes to its active stockpicking business

BlackRock plans major changes to its active stockpicking business

Blackrock has now made a decision to calibrate its struggling stock-picking unit by cutting jobs, reorganising funds and lowering fees. BLK, +1.50% unveiled Tuesday an overhaul of its actively mana...

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Trump Administration Tried To Prevent Sally Yates From Testifying

Trump Administration Tried To Prevent Sally Yates From Testifying

But Spicer maintains that the reporting is completely inaccurate. The House Intelligence Committee has scrapped all meetings this week amid growing partisan rancor now threatening to derail its inve...

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Trump Signs Order Targeting Obama's Climate Legacy

Trump Signs Order Targeting Obama's Climate Legacy

China responded Wednesday , reaffirming its commitment to investing in clean energy and honoring the Paris Agreement, an worldwide accord to tackle climate change with progressively more stringent c...

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Filibuster Promised as Gorsuch Wraps Up in Committee

He also wants to make sure the Senate sticks to the 60-vote rule for breaking filibusters of Supreme Court nominees. Setting up for a potential filibuster, Schumer said Gorsuch should be required to...

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Spirited Australia must continue to improve, says board

India on Tusday defeated Australia by eight wickets in the fourth and final cricket Test to claim the four-match series 2-1 at the HPCA stadium, in Dharamsala on Tuesday. Yes, he can learn from th...

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McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS

McCormick & Company has updated its financial outlook due to higher impact from special charges. McCormick & Company, (NYSE:MKC) opened at 98.43 on Wednesday. BlackRock Fund Advisors increased it...

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Trump administration approves Keystone XL oil pipeline

The approval greenlights the Canadian company to complete construction on the pipeline that will funnel crude oil from Canada to refineries on the Gulf Coast. USA oil production is around 9 million ba...

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UK Government Says Direct Rule Possible If Northern Ireland Talks Fail

Mr Brokenshire said this evening it was "extremely disappointing" that the Executive was not formed by the deadline and that there was an "overwhelming desire among the political parties and the publi...

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UK faces government decision on deadlocked Northern Ireland

He said the UK Government had tried to help "bridge these gaps" and "help the parties move things forward" but "agreement at this stage has not proved possible". James Brokenshire said it was "extreme...

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Westminster terror attack: Two suspects still in custody, 7 set free

Police believe Masood acted alone, but they also want to know if he was inspired by propaganda from extremist groups such as ISIS - which issued a claim of responsibility Thursday - or if he might als...

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