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Players Championship 2017: Adam Scott had no business making birdie from here

Among the big names, defending champion Jason Day struggled with three bogeys in his final four holes to finish level with compatriot Scott at two-under 70. "The round today it was very solid", Hughes...

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Which Analysts Are Watching AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI)?

Icon Advisers has invested 0.32% in AmTrust Financial Services Inc (NASDAQ:AFSI). The company has market cap of $1.81 billion. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.51 Bi...

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Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) went down -1.53% in the last trading session

Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) went down -1.53% in the last trading session

Shares of Silver Wheaton Corp . World Asset Management Inc now owns 27,405 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $571,000 after buying an additional 824 shares during the last quarter. (NYSE...

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Lower sales drag down Macy's profit, results miss forecast

Lower sales drag down Macy's profit, results miss forecast

But in light of the other retail numbers, traders aren't waiting to hit the sell button: Nordstrom shares are down more than 6.5%. Analysts also cited lingering worries about President Donald Trump'...

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Train driver charged in connection with derailment that killed eight

The district attorney has referred prosecution of the case to the Pennsylvania attorney general to avoid any apparent conflict of interest. Prosecutors said Friday they have been in talks with eng...

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European Union demands talks with United States over possible airline laptop ban

The ban now is in place at 10 airports in eight countries . Electronic devices larger than a smartphone were banned from carry-on luggage on flights from 10 airports in the Middle East and Africa b...

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Hospitals in UK National Health Service knocked offline by massive ransomware attack

CNN has not independently confirmed that number. The most disruptive attacks were reported in Britain, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to computers ...

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UK Labour launches defence policy with Trump blast

Launching her battlebus tour in Northumberland, Mrs May made clearer than ever that she wants to frame the June 8 general election as a head-to-head battle pitching her against Mr Corbyn. Unsurprising...

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Analyst Buzz: Endo International plc (ENDP)

Acrospire Investment Management LLC increased its stake in Endo International plc - by 139.3% in the third quarter. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $15.75. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTI...

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Fox News co-president Bill Shine resigns amid ongoing harassment scandal

Fox News co-president Bill Shine resigns amid ongoing harassment scandal

Fox News Copresident Bill Shine is out at the network, two sources told NY magazine's Gabriel Sherman on Monday. A Fox News spokeswoman said Hannity did not have a similar clause that related ...

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OPEC, non-OPEC see need to extend supply-cut pact - Saudi governor

In London, BHP Billiton Ltd. fell 2.7% overnight Thursday and Rio Tinto fell 1.4%. WTI futures have fallen below prices when the OPEC cuts were agreed in late November and are at their lowest since ...

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No, Trump didn't invent 'prime the pump'

No, Trump didn't invent 'prime the pump'

When asked about his tax returns, Trump claimed he might release them after he's completed tax reforms or after he's out of office, and he also repeated the false notion that he can't release them...

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Coach Acquires Kate Spade for $2.4 Billion

Coach Acquires Kate Spade for $2.4 Billion

The US$18.50-a-share transaction represents a premium to Kate Spade's price when deal speculation first surfaced in December a year ago, but it is well below the amount investors were betting on in ...

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India's Modi emphasizes links with Sri Lanka to deepen ties

India's Modi emphasizes links with Sri Lanka to deepen ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a direct flight between Colombo and Varanasi during his address at the 14th International Vesak Day celebrations, a day that marks the birth, enlightenment and...

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Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) Earns

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) Earns "Mkt Perform" Rating from FBR & Co

Credit Suisse AG increased its stake in Huntington Bancshares by 352.9% in the third quarter. KBC Group NV now owns 411,438 shares of the bank's stock worth $5,509,000 after buying an additional 300,4...

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New Chinese missile can attack aircraft carriers, THAAD

This announcement comes in the middle of Chinese anger over the deployment of a sophisticated United States missile defense system in South Korea. Although the missile test may have been scheduled i...

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Home Capital says its deposits still falling

Home Capital says its deposits still falling

US buyout firms Cerberus Capital Management L.P., Fortress Investment Group LLC and Apollo Global Management LLC are among those in active talks with Home Capital about buying some of its assets, ...

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Wpp Plc (WPP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

Wpp Plc (LON:WPP)'s stock had its "overweight" rating reaffirmed by Barclays PLC in a note issued to investors on Friday, April 28th. Therefore 100% are positive. The company has market cap of $10.78 ...

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Just five per cent of economists believe Donald Trump's big tax promise

Just five per cent of economists believe Donald Trump's big tax promise

This amount of income would essentially not be taxed at all. Congress has not raised the federal gas tax since 1993. Reform of the corporate code, not individual taxes, is most urgent - in terms of ...

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Con Ed Cleaning Up Oil Spill Along East River

Con Ed Cleaning Up Oil Spill Along East River

The USCG has declared a safety zone along the East River from Greenpoint to Governors Island, and it is warning swimmers to stay out of the water. The Con Edison spokesman said that more than half...

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Banks confront Morrison on levy details

Banks confront Morrison on levy details

Mr Turnbull said: "The government's 10-year enterprise tax plan began last year". "Treasurer Scott Morrison responded: "$65.4 billion", sparking howls of derision from the Labor benches. "The banks ...

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How major U.S. stock market indexes fared on Friday

On the NYSE, Snapchat owner Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) is comfortably the most heavily traded shares, and most of those are probably sellers dumping the stock after the massively hyped camera technology sto...

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Central Intelligence Agency plotted to kill Kim Jong-un, claims North Korea

Central Intelligence Agency plotted to kill Kim Jong-un, claims North Korea

South Korea and Malaysia have called it was an assassination carried out by North Korea. Attacks on US and South Korean intelligence agencies "will begin immediately", the North Korean government sa...

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Trump tasks new commission to examine election fraud

Meetings and hearings will be open to the public for comments and input. In a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian election tampering in March, voter fraud became a topic of questioning -...

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Income tax cuts when we can: Morrison

He would not say whether he would retain last year's target of returning the budget to surplus in 2020-21. The government's new scheme mimics the United Kingdom model where that country's banks have...

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Trading Notes on Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (:NAK): Active Stock Recap

Trading Notes on Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (:NAK): Active Stock Recap

On Thursday, Shares of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd (NYSEMKT:NAK) gained 6.37% to $2.17. The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. ATR can display volatility of stocks...

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Deutsche reiterated Compass Group (LON:CPG) as 'Hold'

Compass Group PLC has a 52 week low of 1,242.00GBX and a 52 week high of 1,639.33GBX with a P/E ratio of 26.35 The company's market cap is now 0 GBX. It is down 10.28% since October 4, 2016 and is dow...

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Eddie Jones dismisses pool of death fears after England are drawn against

Japan will host Rugby's premier event for the first time from September 20 to November 2 with the Final scheduled for Yokohama's International Stadium. "The downside is that they are so good that if ...

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China: Silk Road not tied to presidency

He said the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is a premier and pilot project of the One Belt One Road Initiative and progress has already made in this regard. China has previously said its ...

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US farmers forecast to harvest smaller wheat crop

US farmers forecast to harvest smaller wheat crop

Yields are projected at 2 bushels down from last year's record 56 bushels per acre. It would be the smallest hard red winter wheat crop since 682 million bushels in 2006 but similar in size to the 2...

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