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Judge refuses to stop work on Dakota Access pipeline

Judge refuses to stop work on Dakota Access pipeline

Further, the Standing Rock Sioux (who have led the headline-grabbing protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline for almost a year) claim that installing the pipeline has damaged and even destroyed an...

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Lawyer Says Pro-Trump Mindset Behind 8-Year Voter Fraud Sentence

Lawyer Says Pro-Trump Mindset Behind 8-Year Voter Fraud Sentence

Voter fraud is a bigger problem than the media claim, but even if you think the government should do more to stop it, does fraudulent voting deserve eight years in prison? Reacting to his client's p...

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Restaurant Brands International profit beats as costs fall

The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $49.09 and a 200 day moving average price of $46.82. Representatives for Restaurant Brands International and Popeyes declined to comment on the report...

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Melissa McCarthy returns to SNL as an even more frustrated Sean Spicer

McCarthy generated rave reviews last week for her first turn as the White House's pugnacious new chief spokesman. "Okay?! And then there is the light terrorism this week when Nordstrom's chose to st...

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China's Jan crude imports rise to third-highest on record

China's Jan crude imports rise to third-highest on record

Led by electronics, China's exports last month climbed the most in almost a year, adding to evidence that Asia's long trade recession may be bottoming out. The upside surprise in China's January trade...

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'World's heaviest woman' at 78st to have life-saving weight loss surgery

'World's heaviest woman' at 78st to have life-saving weight loss surgery

Abd El Aty, 36, who has not left her home in more than 25 years, will fly on a specially designed Airbus plane, custom modified to help her 1,092 pound body make the global journey. From Mumbai ai...

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Sears to cut more costs, reduce pension obligations

In January, Sears announced plans to shutter 150 loss-making stores, two days after netting a $500m lifeline to stay afloat. The company is also keen to manage its real estate portfolio actively to ...

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Fed's Tarullo to resign, creating opening at central bank

The Federal Reserve's top bank supervisor, Daniel Tarullo, submitted his resignation Friday, clearing the way for President Trump to place a candidate of his choosing in a key Wall Street regulatory...

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Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) Shares Could Jump More Than 50%

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) Shares Could Jump More Than 50%

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14...

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Oil prices fall on rising USA output

Oil fell to the lowest in three weeks after industry data showed a surge in USA crude inventories, undermining OPEC's efforts to re-balance global markets. Crude inventories climbed 13.8 million barre...

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Revenue Estimates Analysis: Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (NYSE:CCE)

Abner Herrman & Brock LLC boosted its stake in Coca-Cola Company (The) by 0.4% in the third quarter. Coca-Cola's fourth-quarter revenue and profit slipped as the company sold fewer drinks global...

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Buy-to-let fixed mortgage rates reach all-time lows

Buy-to-let fixed mortgage rates reach all-time lows

Total mortgage applications increased as a result of the rates dropping. The 7 year ARMs can be had for 3.500% today with a starting April of 3.684%. The seasonally-adjusted Purchase Index, increase...

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Brazil opens WTO case against Bombardier financial aid

According to the Brazilian complaint, Bombardier, a direct competitor of Brazil's Embraer in the regional and business jet sector, received $2.5 billion in government aid just in 2016. "So people are ...

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Captaincy must not burden Joe Root's batting, insists England bowler James Anderson

Teammates responded to the resignation on Twitter, with all-rounder Stuart Broad writing: "Thanks Skip!" The penny-jar approach of Jonathan Trott worked great as a no.3, but promoting him to opene...

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Oil prices fall on rising United States output

Oil prices fall on rising United States output

Brent futures fell $US1.09 ($F2.24), or 1.9 per cent, to settle at $US55.72 ($F114) a barrel, while US West Texas Intermediate crude lost 82 cents, or 1.5 per cent, to close at $US53.01 ($F109). Gasol...

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BP posts annual loss for the second year in a row

BP posts annual loss for the second year in a row

BP has been slashing costs in the face of weak oil global oil prices and sliding refining margins. "Everything we have done during the year has made us a more resilient and competitive company", he ad...

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United Kingdom vehicle registrations rise to 12-year high in January, SMMT reveals

United Kingdom vehicle registrations rise to 12-year high in January, SMMT reveals

Drivers registered 174,564 cars in January, up 2.9% on previous year, to reach the highest monthly level since 2005, the trade body said. Suggesting that a backlash against diesel may be growing, di...

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Npower set to increase prices

Unsurprisingly, such a huge increase hasn't gone unnoticed, with the dramatic hike in electricity prices gaining particular attention. It blamed increases in wholesale energy costs, and the cost of ...

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The New Residential Investment Corp. (NRZ) Upgraded to

The New Residential Investment Corp. (NRZ) Upgraded to "Buy" by Compass Point

The brokerage presently has a $18.00 target price on the real estate investment trust's stock. (NYSE:NRZ) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Tuesday morning, The Fl...

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FireEye (FEYE) Is Declining After Outlook Disappoints

FireEye (FEYE) Is Declining After Outlook Disappoints

In comparison, past year the company earned revenue of $185 million and had a GAAP net loss of $136 million. A higher price target would definitely provide confidence to investors during the trading a...

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Theresa May heads to Malta EU summit to talk Nato, Trump

The summit wrapped up with leaders - minus Britain's May - discussing a major declaration on the EU's future that they plan to unveil at a summit in Rome in March marking the 60th anniversary of the b...

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Trump Signs Executive Order on Easing US Financial Regulations

Trump Signs Executive Order on Easing US Financial Regulations

Less than a decade ago, there was a little financial crisis that threatened to take down the global economy. The president at the same time ordered the start of a process to attempt to roll back the...

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Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Updates On January Retail Sales

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Updates On January Retail Sales

Analysts looked for GM sales to fall about 2 per cent. GM's primary brand Chevrolet lost 1.9%, while Buick saw most declines, tumbling by 28.2%. Truck sales rose 6.1 percent to 15,371 vehicles, offs...

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United Kingdom service sector growth eases in Jan, optimism at 1½-year high

United Kingdom service sector growth eases in Jan, optimism at 1½-year high

Cost pressures heaped on firms from the Brexit-hit pound loomed large, with input price inflation accelerating to its highest level since March 2011. They include uncertainty over whether President Do...

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Macy's shares up after being halted amid takeover rumour

Macy's has a market capitalization of $10.4-billion US intraday, versus the Bay's $1.89-billion Canadian or approximately $1.45-billion USA, prompting the idea real estate is part of the story. Penne...

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A+E Networks buys stake in NWSL, will air games on Lifetime

The NWSL announced their partnership with the cable network at a news conference on Thursday. The NWSL Game of the Week will air on Saturdays at 4:00pm Eastern, and will include a half-hour pre-...

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Snapchat parent Snap to raise up to $3 bn in IPO

While many companies, including Alphabet (GOOGL), have voting structures that give more rights to founders, it's highly unusual to not sell any voting shares. On the advertising side, Snap recen...

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Denver radio station owner Entercom to take over CBS Radio

Denver radio station owner Entercom to take over CBS Radio

No word yet on what it means for the two top sports radio stations in Boston, but it likely entails some sort of change. The merger announcement said that the combined company's annual revenue was a...

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Peter Thiel citizenship file released

Peter Thiel , the billionaire co-founder of Paypal, was granted New Zealand citizenship despite not meeting the usual requirements, new documents have revealed. Sam Morgan has tweeted his support of U...

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Facebook Daily Active Users Hit 1.23B

Earnings per share minus items soared 78% to $1.41 a share, beating the consensus estimate of $1.31. But, importantly, 84 percent of that ad revenue was thanks to mobile. In the final minutes of ...

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Understanding Marathon Oil's Profitability Metrics in 3Q16

Understanding Marathon Oil's Profitability Metrics in 3Q16

The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.23. Its revenue totaled $1.1 billion down -15.68% from the previous quarter. The average forecast of sales for the year ending Dec ...

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Syndicate Bank Q3 net profit at Rs 93.56 cr

Its provision coverage ratio slipped to 57% from 65% a year ago. "Interest taxable on actual receipt instead of accrual basis in respect of NPA accounts of all non-scheduled cooperative banks also to ...

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Google Overtakes Apple As World's Most Valuable Brand

On a global scale, Telstra is ranked 125th in the Global 500, a list now headed by Google at $US109.5 billion which has overtaken Apple as the world's most valuable brand. The list is compiled using...

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Budget presentation on track, but LS speaker to decide on format

The Congress leader also said that it was "inhuman" on the part of the government to delay announcing the death of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) MP from Kerala. Ahamed, accusing it of delaying...

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Thousands March In Romania Against Plan To Pardon Criminals

Thousands March In Romania Against Plan To Pardon Criminals

Minister of Justice from Romania, Florin Iordache, announced on Monday, December 30, that the "unclear and inconsistent" provisions will be removed from the emergency ordinance draft on pardon law and...

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Two new incentives to boost BHIM app adoption: Jaitley

Private payment portals such as Paytm had raced ahead in usage post demonetisation, while the government's BHIM stagnates at one lakh registered users in a nation of over a billion people. Referral bo...

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Aetna Profit Tops Estimates With Deal for Humana in Doubt

Aetna Profit Tops Estimates With Deal for Humana in Doubt

The rating score is on a scale of 1-5 where 1 stands for strong buy and 5 stands for sell. Piper Jaffray Companies assumed coverage on Aetna in a research report on Wednesday, January 4th. This repr...

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Budget 2017: Govt unveils string of measures towards Ease of Doing Business

Budget 2017: Govt unveils string of measures towards Ease of Doing Business

In presenting to Parliament the Union Budget for fiscal year that starts April 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the economy was doing well despite slowing growth in other emerging economies and...

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Netgear and Telstra announce first 4G Gigabit rollout

Netgear's new Nighthawk M1 features up to 1Gbps LTE connectivity, is the ideal travel router as it supports Wi-Fi/Ethernet offloading - with the capability of taking up to 20 x Wi-Fi devices. Telstr...

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Fitbit Struggles Continue, but the Company May Still Have Potential

The company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19. Analyst's Analysis on Fitbit, Inc . CALLAGHAN JON sold 860,000 shares in the com...

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Ireland has missed the deadline to collect €13bn from Apple

A number of Irish TDs have claimed the Commission is operating outside its remit and is interfering in Irish tax affairs. Other EU member states would have to prove that Apple made profits in their ...

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Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA), Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM)

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. increased its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 29.4% in the second quarter. (NASDAQ: WBA ) shares now have a mean rating of 2.00 while 11 analysts have re...

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K12 Inc. (NYSE:LRN) reported Q2 revenues of $450.2 million

Growth Estimate for Mondelez International, Inc. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 11.21, and it's gotten there by action that has been more volatile on a day-to-day ...

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Analyst Research Summary: Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF)

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for COF to be 8.7%. Capital One Financial Corp. was Upgraded by Rafferty to " Buy" on Jan 26, 2017. If you are accessing this st...

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Collins hails Trump's immigration order as 'common sense measure'

Collins hails Trump's immigration order as 'common sense measure'

Trump's executive order bans all refugees in general from entering the United States for the next 120 days, bars citizens of Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the Unit...

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Finance minister Arun Jaitley presents Union Budget 2017-18

Finance minister Arun Jaitley presents Union Budget 2017-18

The questions can be asked on Twitter by using hashtag #MyQuestionToFM. Digital transactions, which have increased astoundingly after demonetisation, will be resold as a primary medium of transact...

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Third Time May Be the Charm for Keystone Pipeline

The TransCanada announcement came just two days after President Trump took executive actions to speed the approval process for both the Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines. The State Departmen...

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Trump accuses Japan, China of currency devaluation

New US President Donald Trump accused China of manipulating its currency exchange rates to undercut the US dollar and boost its exports throughout his election campaign. The president is likely to r...

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Russia Manufacturing Growth Strongest In 70 Months

De Lima said. The yen has risen sharply against the dollar this week, reflecting broad weakness in the USA currency. The government's manufacturing purchasing managers index (PMI) fell 0.1 point t...

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Amazon opening $1.49B cargo hub at CVG

Amazon opening $1.49B cargo hub at CVG

Amazon began leasing 40 dedicated cargo planes for their Prime shipping service past year, 16 of which are now operating, according to the company. CVG will lease 900 acres to Amazon. A blockbuster bo...

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