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Salinas rally set as EPA reverses planned pesticide ban

Now medical professionals and groups like the United Farm Workers and the Center for Farmworker Families are asking the state to ban the pesticide's use in California. Companies could have almost two ...

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Canada determined to diversify despite Keystone XL approval

Environmental groups said they had been prepared for the approval and vowed Thursday to fight the pipeline at every turn with petitions, political pressure and mass protests. The company did so, and ...

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EU approach to Brexit talks revealed by European Council president Donald Tusk

EU approach to Brexit talks revealed by European Council president Donald Tusk

Britain, a leading European military power, has suggested it could use its strong standing on military and defense in the same way - prompting warnings from EU officials. Prime Minister Theresa May to...

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Sears says it doesn't know if it can survive

Sears says it doesn't know if it can survive

Nine Sears stores remain in the state, almost all accompanied by an auto center. It lost $2.2 billion in the fiscal year ending in January and has not turned an annual profit since 2010. The warning...

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Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK) Receives Buy Rating From Peel Hunt Analysts

The company has market cap of 175.29 million GBP. The Firm operates through three divisions: Insurance, Travel, and Emerging Businesses and Central Costs. It has a 27.25 P/E ratio. The Company's Trave...

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FCC Returns 'Lifeline' Broadband Internet Decisions To States

FCC Returns 'Lifeline' Broadband Internet Decisions To States

While Lifeline has for decades provided discounts (currently $9.25 per month) on phone service for households near the poverty line, Pai halted an expansion of the program into broadband subsidies tha...

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China and Australia Boost Trade Ties

PROMOTION of a protocol for the export of Australian slaughter sheep and goats is listed among trade restrictions set to be unlocked by a joint statement signed by Minister for Agriculture Barnaby Jo...

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Kumar Mangalam Birla to head merged idea-Vodafone entity

Aditya Birla Group will have the right to buy 9.5 per cent stake in the entity at Rs 130 per share. The merger will facilitate VIL and VMSL's entire business to be vest in the company, excluding VIL...

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Flynn made $1.3 million for lobbying, speeches, other work

He argued that Flynn's request for an immunity deal suggests that crimes were committed, and he's looking to protect himself. Critics assailed the president over his tweet , noting that during la...

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US prez Trump expects 'tough' summit with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping

Trump had previously angered Beijing by taking a congratulatory call from the Taiwanese president after the USA elections. "There's an inherent clash between those two, even though China uses a trem...

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Chenani-Nashri, India's Longest Road Tunnel in J&K

Chenani-Nashri, India's Longest Road Tunnel in J&K

Modi according to reports will address a rally in Udhampur and in this regard Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh visited the town and held daylong meetings with party workers to ensure maximum part...

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Norquist: Health care reform must come before tax reform

Norquist: Health care reform must come before tax reform

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., chose to pull the American Health Care Act , the GOP's alternative to Obamacare, from a scheduled floor vote after it became clear it did not have the support to pass...

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White House staff finance files raise conflict of interest concerns

White House staff finance files raise conflict of interest concerns

The disclosures came in a mass document release showing the wealth and financial assets of scores of senior White House staff members at the time they began government work. Gary Cohn, who left a ...

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Toshiba's Westinghouse to file for Chapter 11 - Japan government

Toshiba's Westinghouse to file for Chapter 11 - Japan government

Pittsburgh-based Westinghouse , crippled by cost overruns at two U.S. power plant projects in Georgia and SC, will file for protection under Chapter 11 of the U.S. The U.S. government has granted loa...

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Adam Schiff Views Intel Docs Shown to Devin Nunes Last Week

Since taking office, Trump has challenged the integrity of intelligence officials, moved to exert more control over US spying agencies and accused his predecessor of using government spycraft to monit...

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Colombia: 112 killed after rivers overflow

According to the latest reports by local media, the death toll has reached 181. He said at least 202 people were injured and 300 families displaced. "There are many people missing". A thousand em...

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Post-heavy discount offers, BS-III two-wheelers sold out in urban areas

Hero MotoCorp had switched to manufacturing only BS IV compliant vehicles since March 1 and is fully prepared to sell only BS IV vehicles from April 1, as per the order of the Supreme Court and w...

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Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for CLS Holdings plc (CLI)

The company presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 84.50 ($1.06). The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,715.00 and a 200-day moving average price o...

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Trump Moves to Roll Back Obama Climate Measures

It has a settled agreement to close its last coal-fired power plant - TransAlta in Centralia - and Puget Sound Energy is due to submit its plan to replace coal energy from the Coalstrip plant in M...

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Me International plc's (PHTM) "Corporate" Rating Reaffirmed at FinnCap

Traders have remained optimistic throughout the trading session. American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) has risen 4.87% since August 22, 2016 and is uptrending. 804.47 million shares or 1.08% mor...

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New EpiPen Recall Includes the United States and EpiPen Jr

New EpiPen Recall Includes the United States and EpiPen Jr

Mylan says it will replace any of the affected products at no additional price. Patients are being directed to Mylan.com/EpiPenRecall for replacement instructions, and the company is encouraging p...

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Investors Catching Stocks Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (ERIC)

Investors Catching Stocks Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (ERIC)

The share price of the stock surged 120.71% for the year. The Company's segments include Networks, IT & Cloud and Media. Escalating restructuring expenses and spectrum crunch may pose as significant h...

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Ivanka Trump to become unpaid government employee

Now that she's accepted an official position as "special assistant to the president", Ivanka Trump will be accountable to the rules and regulations that ensure federal employees are working for the na...

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White House financial disclosures reveal full wealth of Trump's officials

White House financial disclosures reveal full wealth of Trump's officials

Democrat politicians have expressed concern about potential conflicts of interest for Kushner, who like Mr Trump is a NY real estate developer. The Office of Government Ethics reviews the disclosures....

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Trump staff vast wealth revealed

Trump staff vast wealth revealed

Included in those assets is Ivanka's share in the Trump International Hotel in Washington , D.C., her stake in which has been valued between $5 million and $25 million. The disclosures came in a m...

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White House staffers' finances detailed

White House staffers' finances detailed

Ivanka Trump maintains a stake in the president's controversial Washington, D.C., hotel property, but it is not clear she is earning income from that tie. The disclosures showed she is a beneficiary o...

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EU President Donald Tusk to Deliver Guidelines on Negotiation

The draft negotiating guidelines Mr Tusk issued on Friday morning waste no time on platitudes before stating flatly that the EU's objective in the Brexit talks will be "to preserve its interests, th...

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Himes: GOP wants to keep Congress' Russian probe from public

He said he was a victim of "smear and innuendo". The hearing , with former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, former CIA Director John Brennan, and former acting Attorney General Sally...

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YouTube u-turn on hate speech follows boycott by advertisers

YouTube u-turn on hate speech follows boycott by advertisers

The holding group will sift through hundreds of thousands of YouTube videos daily to ensure they are safe for its advertisers to appear against, reports Advertising Age . In response, Google said tha...

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US Stock ETFs Continue Rout After Failed Healthcare Plan Overhaul

The S&P 500 Index, along with related funds including the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEArca: SPY), iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEArca: IVV) and Vanguard 500 Index (NYSEArca: VOO), were 0.2% lower, testin...

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German Chancellor's Center-right Party Wins State Election

The Social Democrats were left to explain why they managed slightly less than 30 percent of the vote. With just six months to go until a general election in Europe's top economy in which Merkel is s...

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WH financial disclosures: Trump advisers made millions past year

Despite the massive conflict of interest posed by their White House jobs, both Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are still profiting off of their vast business empires, according to financial disclosure...

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Trump Targets EPA And Obama Climate Change Regulations

Trump Targets EPA And Obama Climate Change Regulations

President Trump is directing the Environmental Protection Agency to revise or get rid of the most significant climate regulation of the Obama Administration - the Clean Power Plan. Here are their thou...

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Bulgaria beats Netherlands 2-0 in World Cup qualifier

They are fourth in Group A, six points behind leaders France, with five qualifying rounds left. In the Netherlands' last 15 qualifiers, be it for Euros or World Cup, their only wins have come agains...

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Trade tiff: Alberta premier checking if Saskatchewan's Wall breaking rules

Trade tiff: Alberta premier checking if Saskatchewan's Wall breaking rules

On Thursday, Alberta's Rachel Notley fired back at Saskatchewan's Brad Wall about a pitch he made to Alberta energy companies. Article 12 of the NWTP says "Parties shall not directly or indirectly p...

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