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Oil prices extend losing streak, with focus on global oversupply

Crude stocks in the world's top oil consumer have been building since the beginning of the year and undermining hopes that an OPEC-led deal to cut production will reduce a persistent global glut. The ...

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Oil hits $50 to trade at 3-week high

Oil hits $50 to trade at 3-week high

The last four months have seen mostly builds in US inventories, as reported on a weekly basis by both the EIA and the API, contributing substantially to the rise of bearish sentiment among investors a...

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Iraqi army forces retake several areas in, around Mosul

Iraqi army forces retake several areas in, around Mosul

General Votel said at the hearing that "it is going to become more and more hard to apply extraordinarily high standards for the things that we're doing, although we will try". The officials said th...

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Three feared dead in submerged NSW vehicle

Three feared dead in submerged NSW vehicle

The Tweed overflowed, damaging homes and small business from Murwillumbah to Condong and along to Tumbulgum, Chinderah and Fingal. That child is now being cared for by family members. "She is only a...

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McMaster: Nuclear Project To Push Forward, Despite Westinghouse Bankruptcy

Dumping Westinghouse could drag Toshiba to a net loss of about 1 trillion yen ($9 billion) for the financial year ending this month, the Japanese company said Wednesday, almost three times the 3...

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Uber Self-Driving Car Crash Adds Fuel To Regulation Fire

While Tempe police pointed to the vehicle with the actual human driver inside as the culprit, Uber suspended its self-driving program in Arizona , San Fransisco and Pittsburgh as it investigated ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Easily Hacked

Samsung Galaxy S8 Easily Hacked

Consequently, In the new handset Samsung's logo will not appear on front, and the physical home button is swapped with an on-screen icon quite identical to the competitor Android phones from Huawei ...

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UK's Prince Charles visits quake-hit town in central Italy

UK's Prince Charles visits quake-hit town in central Italy

Charles told the town's mayor, Sergio Pirozzi, that "the people of Britain mind very much what's happened to you all here". The heir to the throne will tour a Commonwealth War Graves site to pay his...

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Social media shade flies over United Airlines' dress code

United Airlines is under fire for barring two teenage girls from their flight because they were wearing leggings - but the policy United is citing is not uncommon among airlines. "How long has Uni...

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Final Android Nougat 7.1.2 Update Now Available

Final Android Nougat 7.1.2 Update Now Available

Based on the latest beta, Android 7.1.2 offers the Pixel fingerprint gesture to the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X. The release of Android 7.1.2 Nougat to the Pixel C and Nexus Player comes right before the ...

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Syrian refugee count passes 5 million

Syrian refugee count passes 5 million

UNHCR spokesman Babar Baloch says no specific incident prompted the crossing of the symbolic milestone. The UN refugee agency UNHCR urged more global assistance, with spokeswoman Cecile Pouilly ...

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Google sorry for adverts alongside extremist content

Google sorry for adverts alongside extremist content

This comes after several United Kingdom companies deserted the internet giant for failing to keep their adverts off hate-filled videos. The moves came following an investigation by The Times , whic...

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Oil prices fall on bloated USA crude storage

Oil dropped as US crude supplies rose to an all-time high while investors await a meeting between OPEC and its allies that may signal whether they'll extend output curbs. Likewise, the oil for deliver...

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Oxford beat Cambridge to win the 2017 Varsity Boat Race

Oxford led from start to finish to win the Varsity Boat Race for the fourth time in five years. As the crews wound around the Fulham bend, where Cambridge's advantage on the Middlesex station was es...

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Russian Federation cuts oil output by 200000 barrels a day

Brent for May settlement, which expires Friday, rose 38 cents, or 0.7 percent, to $52.80 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas I...

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Money Briefs: Westinghouse files for bankruptcy in US

Washington was in touch with the Japanese government over the issue, given that Westinghouse's parent is the Japanese firm, Toshiba Corp , the official said , speaking on condition of anonymity. I...

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Keystone XL pipeline approved by Trump administration

The pipeline linking Canadian oil sands to US refiners had been blocked for years by former President Barack Obama , who said it would do nothing to reduce fuel prices for USA motorists and contribut...

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Nigeria Loses As US Oil Attracts More Buyers

Despite the recent recovery, crude was the first quarter's worst-performing asset. Signs of growing US fuel demand are propping up oil above $49 a barrel, with more refinery purchases seen helping e...

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Trump initiates probe into causes for $700 bn trade deficit

Trump initiates probe into causes for $700 bn trade deficit

The second directive orders stricter and more effective enforcement of USA anti-dumping laws to prevent foreign manufacturers from undercutting US companies by selling goods at an unfair price. "This ...

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Tester: 'I Cannot Support the Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch'

That puts the focus on the remaining Democrats, some up for re-election next year and from states that Trump won, who haven't yet said which way they would vote. Thus GOP senators can change the rules...

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NFL Owners Approve Relocation of Raiders to Las Vegas

Otto became the Hall of Famer known as Mr. Raider and Flores went on to be head coach of two franchise Super Bowl teams, after the 1980 and 1983 seasons. "We understand that contingencies sometimes ...

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Best Samsung Galaxy S8 Deal Is Available for Sam's Club Members

Dubbed the Infinity Display , the screen is curved like that of the Edge, allowing the Galaxy S8 to cram a 5.8-inch display in the size of a normal smartphone. Samsung offers two variants: the ...

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US consumer spending up tiny 0.1 percent in February

US consumer spending up tiny 0.1 percent in February

Both figures were in line with forecasts but the increase in spending was the smallest since August and suggested that first-quarter economic growth in the United States could be soft. GDP increased a...

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McConnell, Schumer square off ahead of Gorsuch votes

McConnell, Schumer square off ahead of Gorsuch votes

Sen. Senator Joe Donnelly, a Democrat from IN, announced he would vote IN favor of Gorsuch, calling him IN a statement a "qualified jurist who.is well-respected among his peers". In the 19th centu...

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Two-wheeler manufacturers Honda,Bajaj,Hero,Suzuki offering upto Rs 22000 discount on BS III vehicles

Sources said that considering the scenario the company increased the discount amount on various BS-III models from Rs 7,000 offered on Thursday to Rs 22,000 on Friday. On premium bike Hero offered the...

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Bombardier chairman wants his pay brought back to 2015 levels

Bombardier chairman wants his pay brought back to 2015 levels

Two Quebec cabinet ministers called for Bombardier to rethink the pay packages last week and roughly 200 people gathered outside the company's Montreal headquarters on Sunday to voice their anger ag...

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Sen. Joe Donnelly will support Gorsuch nomination

Sen. So far, only three Democrats have said they will support Gorsuch: + Sen. WASHINGTON (AP ) - Two Democratic senators on Sunday split over supporting Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the S...

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Third Democratic senator says he'll support Gorsuch

Third Democratic senator says he'll support Gorsuch

Donnelly said he would not support a likely filibuster by Democrats hoping to stop the confirmation. Over 35 Senate Democrats have announced they will not support his nomination. Republicans have ...

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Trump ready to tackle North Korea alone -- FT

When asked by the Financial Times if he will consider offering Beijing a " grand bargain " like withdrawing some of USA forces from the region in exchange for pacifying Pyongyang, Trump dodged the q...

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Trump set to sign executive orders on trade

Trump set to sign executive orders on trade

The first order will instruct the Commerce Department and the United States trade representative to compile a report on the sources of the United States trade deficit within 90 days. The second calls ...

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Samsung Promises Sufficient Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus Supply

Nevertheless, the company wants the public to know that there will be no similar issue for the Galaxy S8 since Samsung has already been expecting the S8 to outsell last year's Galaxy S7 . It is also ...

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Democratic senators split over support for Gorsuch

Democratic senators split over support for Gorsuch

McConnell harshly criticized Democrats in 2013 for changing the Senate's rules to allow confirmation of other presidential nominees, including Cabinet appointees, by a simple majority. Even if each is...

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Match Reports: Leicester City 2-0 Stoke City

Yohan Benalouane had a great opportunity to test Stoke keeper Lee Grant in the 7th minute after a Riyad Mahrez free-kick caused havoc in the 6-yard box. On his record: "I am proud but I'm proud for ev...

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Schiff treating Flynn immunity request with 'healthy skepticism'

Schiff treating Flynn immunity request with 'healthy skepticism'

The catch, he wants immunity from anything that might result in criminal charges. National Security Adviser Michael Flynn listens to remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast where U.S. However, this...

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Trump's energy order may dilute Paris deal, greens fear

Trump's executive order does not fundamentally change the economics of power production. "These are Trump supporters that are being employed", Smith said . Reno Harnish is a former USA ambassador w...

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