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(CVX) Stake Held by Gibson Capital LLC

(CVX) Stake Held by Gibson Capital LLC

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX ) has risen 6.68% since May 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.02% the S&P500. Norges Bank bought a new stake in Chevron during the fourth quarter v...

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Tobacco Isn't Just Bad For Humans, It's Also Killing The Environment

Chan stressed. More than 80 % of tobacco-related deaths occur in low- or middle-income countries and tobacco-related deaths are expected to increase in low-income countries, the World Health Organi...

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Rare Faceless Fish Discovered in Deep Sea off Australia

Rare Faceless Fish Discovered in Deep Sea off Australia

A group of scientists made the very odd discovery of a fish with no face. "This little fish looks unbelievable because the mouth is actually situated at the bottom of the animal so, when you look si...

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SNP victory in Scotland would 'triple lock' second independence vote

A series of polls have shown that support for independence is holding steady at about 45 per cent, the same result as in 2014. "We can not afford a Tory government with a free hand to do whatever ...

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Macadamia nuts, cashews recalled for possible listeria contamination

Macadamia nuts, cashews recalled for possible listeria contamination

Ava's brand Organic Cashews Roasted & Salted were sold in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. They were sold at Kroger , Bakers, Gerbes, and Dillons supermarkets in Ohio, Southeast In...

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United Kingdom doctor jailed for 15 years over unnecessary breast surgery

United Kingdom doctor jailed for 15 years over unnecessary breast surgery

Christine Comerford told ITV News she was disappointed with the 15 year sentence Paterson got for performing "completely unnecessary" operations on patients. The procedures he carried out on them, h...

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TSA: Record number of guns found in one week

TSA: Record number of guns found in one week

We're told the woman, who is from Martin, told officials she forgot that she had the gun with her. The TSA contacted Charlotte-Mecklenburg police and the passenger was questioned and arrested on a c...

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Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar plays down Anil Kumble-Virat Kohli rift

In a separate report on Sunday, the Indian Express added that the dressing room's unhappiness with the coach has been conveyed to the Committee of Administrators, but the reasons for the rift have...

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Ohio attorney general sues 5 drugmakers over opiate crisis

Ohio attorney general sues 5 drugmakers over opiate crisis

The five companies OH sued were Purdue Pharma LP, Johnson & Johnson's Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc unit, a unit of Endo International Plc, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's Cephalon unit and Allerga...

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Alzheimer's Disease Claims More Lives

Alzheimer's Disease Claims More Lives

One in four Alzheimer's deaths in the United States are now occurring at home - a startling increase that marks a shift away from hospitals and nursing homes, according to a report released recentl...

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Mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus reported in IL

Mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus reported in IL

Last year, the virus was first found in mosquitoes around the same time, on May 20, in Douglas County. West Nile virus is transmitted through the bite of a Culex pipiens mosquito, commonly called a ...

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England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues in Trophy opener

England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues in Trophy opener

While chasing, opener Ajinkya Rahane (7) fell shortly, but a decent 68-run stand between Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli shifted the momentum towards India . However, that was later scaled back to...

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Nicola Sturgeon launches SNP manifesto with 'triple lock' for second independence referendum

Nicola Sturgeon launches SNP manifesto with 'triple lock' for second independence referendum

The National also reports how the first minister responded to questions from journalists by indicating that the referendum may be delayed past her original timescale and in line with any shifts in t...

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Zidane to have final say

Zidane to have final say

Right now, I'm only thinking about Saturday. It is important that we remain calm and optimistic, negativity brings more negativity. It will also be crucial, said Chiellini, for Juventus to avoid a...

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GDP grows 6.1% in Q4 of 2016-17

For the 2016/17 fiscal year ending in March, New Delhi reported GDP growth of 7.1 percent, slower than an 8.0 percent expansion a year ago. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . "The nu...

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First cases of 'dog flu' confirmed in Florida

First cases of 'dog flu' confirmed in Florida

It's a canine influenza virus, also known as the "dog flu". Most dogs can recover on their own but some need to be hospitalized. Lista and other vets across the state were notified last week about the...

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Turkey calls for ouster of Obama-era U.S. envoy

Turkey calls for ouster of Obama-era U.S. envoy

The incident happened in front of the Turkish ambassador's residence. Turkey will not participate in an offensive on Raqqa, an ISIS stronghold in Syria, because the US-led coalition will include Kur...

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FALLOUT: Indian players and coach Kumble at loggerheads ahead of CT?

FALLOUT: Indian players and coach Kumble at loggerheads ahead of CT?

It added that a certain section of BCCI was in favour of extending Kumble's contract earlier, but a board functionary told them that Kohli was not comfortable with the idea of working with Kumble ...

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The Guardian view on the SNP manifesto: a step back for Sturgeon

The Guardian view on the SNP manifesto: a step back for Sturgeon

SNP MPs will continue to press the United Kingdom government to immediately protect their right to live and work in Scotland and the UK. Nicola Sturgeon will use her stranglehold over Jeremy Cor...

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SNP manifesto: What it says and what it means

SNP manifesto: What it says and what it means

The SNP may have lost support from its most Eurosceptic voters by taking a stand against Brexit and pushing for Scotland to remain part of the EU. The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) we...

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Sri Lanka shelves vehicle purchases as monsoon toll nudges 200

The weather has begun to clear, and numerous more than 100,000 people, evacuated over the weekend, had returned home to clear debris and mud from their waterlogged homes. The UN has promised to donate...

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Lions will 'struggle' against All Blacks, says Eddie Jones

Lions will 'struggle' against All Blacks, says Eddie Jones

The myth is that New Zealand kick more than any other side in Test rugby. Dressed in much more casual lightning bolt sweatshirts were Ireland captain Rory Best and England centre Jonathan Jos...

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600 died of tobacco-smoking in Gambia in 2014

600 died of tobacco-smoking in Gambia in 2014

Speaking at the sharing session, the Director of Health, Dr Constance Chan, said that the World Health Organization (WHO ) has marked May 31 as World No Tobacco Day annually. Cigarette butts account...

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Watch Sean Spicer's Greatest Hits at the Daily Press Briefing

The latest person to leave the administration is Communications Director Mike Dubke. White House communications director Mike Dubke is leaving the administration, he said Tuesday, amid swirling spec...

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Warmer nights contributing to sleep deficit

Warmer nights contributing to sleep deficit

The study, the largest yet that looks into both sleep quality and temperature, asked some 760,000 Americans to give an estimate of when they had experienced a bad night's rest within the last 30 day...

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ISRO set to launch heaviest rocket

ISRO set to launch heaviest rocket

ISRO - that is now at par with and giving tough competition to its global counterparts - will enter into a bold new world muscling its way to make its mark in the world's heavy weight multi-billion do...

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George North excited by potential of Lions squad to tour New Zealand

Gatland led the Lions to a series victory in Australia in 2013 using a tactic, dubbed "Warrenball", which involves sending big ball carriers crashing across the gainline to draw in defenders and th...

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Aus-Pak warm-up match called off due to rain

Before the two Asian giants lock horns in England , we would like to walk you through the history of India vs Pakistan match in Champions Trophy so far. The English, playing at home and with a ...

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Not ruling out rationalisation of GST rates: Revenue Secretary

Not ruling out rationalisation of GST rates: Revenue Secretary

Solar modules in India will be taxed at a rate of 5% as opposed to the 18% that was announced two weeks ago under the Goods and Services Tax ( GST ). He said a study done by US Federal Reserve has...

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Trump's communications aide steps down

He has not set the date for his last day on the job and is leaving on good terms, according to local media outlet Axios News , which first reported his departure citing a senior administration offici...

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Freed Chibok Girls sent to rehab centre

Freed Chibok Girls sent to rehab centre

The Federal Government, on Tuesday, received 106 Chibok girls, who underwent a medical examination at the medical facility of the Department of State Service (DSS ), Abuja , after their release from...

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Iran says US weapons sale to Saudi Arabia will jeopardise regional security

Iran says US weapons sale to Saudi Arabia will jeopardise regional security

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said his country wants the USA to know that they are "not an enemy" and are committed in the fights against extremist groups like Daesh, also known as t...

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British Airways operating full flight schedule

The disruption brought down the airline's systems handling flights, bags and customer communications - and a back-up system failed to kick in. Once a symbol of British pride, BA had already come und...

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Worshippers in Germany receive blessings from a robot priest

Worshippers in Germany receive blessings from a robot priest

It's the work of a team from the Protestant Church of Hesse and Nassau, led by clergyman Stephan Krebs. The Protestant Church in Germany has unveiled a robotic priest called BlessU-2 to mark 500 yea...

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Dutch senators approve compromise on EU-Ukraine pact

Dutch senators approve compromise on EU-Ukraine pact

The Dutch have a bicameral system with two houses of Parliament, the House of Representatives, the Tweede Kamer, and the Senate, the Eerste Kamer. Rutte managed to work out a compromise deal that ...

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