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Philadelphia Eagles: LeGarrette Blount is missing piece on offense

Philadelphia Eagles: LeGarrette Blount is missing piece on offense

Blount appeared in all 16 games for the Patriots in 2013, then started the 2014 season with the Pittsburgh Steelers before rejoining New England. The Eagles now have six running backs under contra...

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Dollar stands tall after Fed keeps door open to June hike

Dollar stands tall after Fed keeps door open to June hike

The decision leaves the benchmark short-term fed-funds rate in a range of 0.75% to 1%. Investors widely expect the next hike to come when Fed officials gather for their next two-day meeting on June ...

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Microsoft Says Fighting Cyber Attacks Is A Team Effort

Some 47 NHS trusts fell victim to these ransomware attacks resulting in devastating consequences for some patients, as operations were cancelled and medical records held for ransom. The Reserve Bank o...

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Trump Says New FBI Director Nomination Could Come Next Week

As a result, Krishnamoorthi requests that McGahn "confirm the existence of "tapes" and/or a taping system in the White House", along with details as to how long it has been in place, the individual wh...

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Ambulances diverted to North Mid Hospital following crippling cyber attack

These hackers "have caused enormous amounts of disruption— probably the biggest ransomware cyberattack in history", said Graham Cluley, a veteran of the anti-virus industry in Oxford, England. How d...

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US stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Trump

US stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Trump

Currency traders work at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 17, 2017. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX was down 0.3 perc...

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World's biggest wind turbines officially open in region

World's biggest wind turbines officially open in region

It is the first offshore wind farm in the world to make commercial use of the MHI Vestas V164-8.0 MW wind turbines. The development is half-owned by two other Danish companies: pension provider PKA ...

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Ford plans job cuts to boost profits

For now boasts a workforce of around 201,000 employees, so a 10% cut would mean massive layoffs of around 20,000 people. The cuts are likely to target salaried employees but it is unclear whether hour...

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North Korea Conducted Missiles Test -- Here's Why You Should Care

The UN Security Council on Monday strongly condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile test and vowed to ratchet up the pressure on the regime, including sanctions, ahead of an emergency meeting ...

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ImmuPharma PLC (IMM) Receives Buy Rating from Northland Securities

It now has negative earnings. The Company focuses on discovery and development of products, which are then manufactured, marketed and sold. Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)'s stock had its "outperform" rat...

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McDonald's expands delivery partnership with UberEats

McDonald's expands delivery partnership with UberEats

McDonald's isn't the only chain experimenting with delivery. McDonald's expanded its partnership with the food-delivery arm of Uber last month , and now we know exactly which cities are coming o...

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Senators push Trump not to choose a political figure to head Federal Bureau of Investigation

Other Democrats have said they are convinced that Trump forced Rosenstein to write a memo Tuesday that was later used by the White House to justify Comey's firing. The russians did interfere in our el...

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I'm not picking a fight with the banks: Australia Treasurer tells CNBC

The 2017/18 budget projects a return to balance in 2020/21, improving from a deficit of $29.4 billion to a projected surplus of $7.4 billion within four years. The government will fully plug the fundi...

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Brawl At Turkish Ambassador's Home In Washington

Brawl At Turkish Ambassador's Home In Washington

Citing police spokesman Dustin Sternbeck, The Washington Post newspaper reported two arrests during the confrontation. Arthur stated that on at least three different occasions, Erdogan supporters br...

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EU Hopes to Start Brexit Negotiations as Soon as June 9

EU Hopes to Start Brexit Negotiations as Soon as June 9

Prime Minister Theresa May that she will have limited political scope to influence the negotiations. Speaking at the European Parliament , Michel Barnier said the EU would be ready to enter talks...

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Britain's state-rescued Lloyds bank back in private hands

Britain's state-rescued Lloyds bank back in private hands

If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, LYG earned gross profit of 0, in 2015 0 gross profit, whil...

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Banco Bradesco (BBDO) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.21

For the next year, analysts anticipate that the business will post earnings of $0.96 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.81 to $1.05. Banco Bradesco earned a news impact score of 0.21 on...

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Republicans struggle to navigate chaos of latest Trump-Russia scandal

On Monday, reports emerged that Trump shared highly classified information with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak, in an Oval Office meeting last...

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Pound falls as Super Thursday announcement cuts United Kingdom growth forecast

Pound falls as Super Thursday announcement cuts United Kingdom growth forecast

It said inflation would hit just under 3% in the fourth quarter, far outstripping wage rises, which will see households rein in spending. Inflation rose to 2.3 per cent in March. The Bank of England's...

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Merkel's conservative CDU wins key state election

Voters in North Rhine-Westphalia yesterday handed Schulz's SPD just 31.2 per cent, sharply less than the 39.1 per cent it garnered five years ago, final results showed. Mr Schulz is hoping that his pu...

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54% of Americans Think President Trump Firing James Comey Was Inappropriate

But he wound up creating new headaches for the White House, including with an apparent threat to Comey. President Donald Trump asked James Comey to pledge loyalty to him during a one-on-one dinner...

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China 'may back' new United Nations sanctions over North Korean missile test

China 'may back' new United Nations sanctions over North Korean missile test

The weapon was launched on an unusually high trajectory, with KCNA saying it flew to an altitude of about 2,110km and travelled 787km before coming down in the Sea of Japan. The North fired a ballisti...

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North Korea detains second US professor working at Pyongyang university

North Korea detains second US professor working at Pyongyang university

Tony Kim - or Kim Sang Dok - also a PUST staffer, was arrested on April 22 at an airport in Pyongyang on charges of "hostile acts" toward the regime. "So much is at play now and they're both USA cit...

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Most Active Volume Stock: Zynga, Inc. (ZNGA)

Most Active Volume Stock: Zynga, Inc. (ZNGA)

Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $3.00 price target on shares of Zynga in a research report on Friday, February 3rd. Benchmark Co. The shares were sold at an average price of $2....

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Sensex, Nifty extend bull run, hit record highs

Sensex, Nifty extend bull run, hit record highs

The equity benchmark indices touched new highs on Tuesday as investors continued to take note of positives emanating from domestic factors like a good monsoon forecast and low inflation numbers along ...

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Arizona's McCain says Trump scandals are 'Watergate size'

Arizona's McCain says Trump scandals are 'Watergate size'

We need to see the memos. "I think we've seen this movie before", the Arizona Republican said at a dinner to receive the International Republican Institute's Freedom Award. Mr Trump would only lik...

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Italy disappointed by European Union plan to launch legal action over Fiat Chrysler

Italy disappointed by European Union plan to launch legal action over Fiat Chrysler

If member states fail to respond convincingly, Brussels can take them to the European Union court in Luxembourg. The move comes after months of talks meant to clarify the steps Italian authorities had...

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Ex-minister, 82, passes exam in jail

Ex-minister, 82, passes exam in jail

Chautala who passed with an A grade appeared for his higher secondary exams at the centre meant for prisoners at Tihar Jail. Recently the result was announced for this exam in which Mr. Since my fat...

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Burberry Group plc (BRBY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Credit Suisse Group AG

Liberum Capital restated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($25.87) target price on shares of Wpp Plc in a report on Sunday, April 9th. Over the last twelve months Compass Group's stock price ha...

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South Sudan says divisive army chief of staff removed

South Sudan says divisive army chief of staff removed

Ateny called that a violation of army rules. South Sudan has been mired in civil war since 2013 when Kiir accused his sacked deputy Riek Machar of coup d'etat against his government. "This is what h...

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