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House Intelligence Hearing With John Brennan

House Intelligence Hearing With John Brennan

Brennan says the contacts raised questions about whether Russian Federation was trying to gain the cooperation of those individuals. I don't know whether or not such collusion - and that's your term...

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Trump's full $4.1T budget seeks more border, immigration money

The primary driver of savings in Mr. Trump's budget comes from more than $ 800 billion in cuts to Medicaid , the federal-state health program for the poor, despite a pledge from the president ...

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Gold steady as market awaits Fed policy cues

Gold steady as market awaits Fed policy cues

US gold futures were up 0.1 percent at $1,254.70 an ounce. Gold investors were looking to news from Washington , said Commerzbank analyst Carsten Fritsch. Higher interest rates tend to boost th...

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Military wins, the poor and disabled lose in new Trump budget

Those cuts follow a partial plan from March that targeted domestic agency operations and foreign aid that were quickly dismissed by lawmakers. The $2.6 billion that Trump asked for in 2018 would...

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Iraq agrees to extension of oil cut: minister

Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC Russia have been pushing to extend the cuts by nine months until March 2018. "After our conversation with the prime minister, he gave the green light to his excellency...

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Participants of Vienna meeting to discuss extension of OPEC deal

Moreover, because the agreement is a six-month average, even if Iraq brought its output down to the target level for May and June, that would not mean it will have achieved compliance - Iraq would hav...

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Advocates slam Trump plan to reduce aid for college students

Those who are now repaying loans or who continue their current course of study can still count on their current repayment and loan forgiveness programs remaining in place. After making on-time payme...

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The UK Just Raised Its Terror Threat Level To "Critical"

May also said members of the armed forces would boost security at key sites and military personnel might be deployed at public events such as concerts and sports events. Grande, who was not injured in...

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Analysts Consensus For London Stock Exchange Group (LON:LSE)

Biondo Investment Advisors Llc sold 63,830 shares as Under Armour Inc (UA)'s stock 0.00%. The market capitalization of the company is at $87.06 Billion. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Cap...

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Trump Budget Guts Medicaid, Disability Programs

The budget plans to cut $800 billion from Medicaid , known as the federal health program for the poor, over the next 10 years. Less tax will lead to less revenue, but will apparently lead to more i...

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Trump's food stamp proposal builds on previous GOP efforts

Trump's food stamp proposal builds on previous GOP efforts

Able-bodied, working-age adults who aren't raising small children must work at least 20 hours per week, or risk losing their benefits. Trump's proposal "funding structure by requiring States to cover,...

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Analysts Near-Term outlook: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF), Regions Financial Corporation (RF)

It closed at $13.91 lastly. More interesting news about Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) were released by: Zacks.com and their article: "Dow Chemical Inks Coatings, Silicones Deals in Saudi Arabia" publishe...

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Moody's downgrades China, warns of eroding financial strength as debt rises

The only way for China to achieve such benchmark is to continue to allow its debt to grow over the time which will affect the country's financial strength in the coming years. The Chinese government i...

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White House Says No Evidence Of Trump Team Collusion With Russians

Dan Coats, the Director of National Intelligence, was questioned in separate testimony before a Senate panel over a report in the Washington Post that Trump asked Coats to help him knock down ...

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Trump budget reignites welfare reform battle

So Trump's new budget proposal is out , and as expected, it's severely damaging to the sciences, healthcare, biomedical research, and the environment. "They're not mere shavings, they're deep, deep ...

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Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given Hold Rating at Shore Capital

It has by 0.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $837.54M company. Today, Experian plc (NASDAQ:EXPGY) stock was downgraded by Jefferies Group LLC from Buy to Hol...

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HL Financial Services LLC Holds Position in Agilent Technologies Inc (A)

Morgan Stanley raised Agilent Technologies from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and set a $62.00 target price for the company in a research report on Wednesday, March 15th. TRADEM...

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Imperial Brands PLC's (IMB) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Whitman Howard

The share price of the company (LON:BVXP) was down -0.63% during the last trading session, with a high of 1950.00 during the day and the volume of Bioventix shares traded was 3373. Liberum Capital res...

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Rating Roundup: Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Rating Roundup: Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL)

The Davidson & Garrard Inc holds 128,513 shares with $14.88 million value, down from 131,494 last quarter. Monetta Financial Services Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, se...

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Sales dip in clothing arm hits Marks & Spencer profits

Sales dip in clothing arm hits Marks & Spencer profits

Full year dividend unchanged at 18.7p. M&S said it plans to reduce space devoting to clothing and home products by about 1% to 2% in the current financial year and grow food space by around 7%. CEO ...

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Has $156000 Stake in Time Warner Inc (TWX)

The stock had a trading volume of 2,612,196 shares. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Ordinary Shares (NYSE:MDT) for 5,873 shares. Ig Management owns 12,500 shares. It operates in two divisi...

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Portland General Electric Company (POR) Insider William O. Nicholson Sells 6000 Shares

Portland General Electric Company (POR) Insider William O. Nicholson Sells 6000 Shares

GE has a 1-year high price of $ 33.00 and 1-year low price of $27.10. It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. About 19,461 shares traded. The shares were sold at an average price of $44.07, for ...

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Rouhani dismisses Trump warning over Iran 'threat'

Rouhani dismisses Trump warning over Iran 'threat'

A declaration from Iran's interior minister yesterday sealed Rouhani's victory and launched celebrations in the streets of Tehran and elsewhere in the country. Iranian-backed forces have been fighti...

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How President Trump is Exploiting Obama's Failed Middle East Policies

For the first time in 70 years, Saudi Arabia shares common cause with the Jewish State on issues affecting peace and security in the region and it's largely due to the failed policies of former pres...

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Footballers hold minute's silence for Manchester attack victims

Footballers hold minute's silence for Manchester attack victims

Police have said a man armed with explosives executed the attack on his own and died in the blast, but a 23-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in south Manchester in connection to the attack, ...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Trump fired FBI Director James Comey earlier this month, news that was followed by reports that the president tried to steer Comey away from investigating Trump's first national security adviser, ...

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Judges grill lawyer defending Trump's travel ban

Judges grill lawyer defending Trump's travel ban

March 7 - Hawaiʻi filed the first challenge against the second travel ban . At issue is whether the revised ban effectively violates the Constitution because the wording is borne of a Trumpian dis...

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5 healthcare groups weigh in on Trump's $4.1 trillion budget plan

The Pentagon unveiled a $639.1 billion budget request Tuesday aimed at expanding the Navy and Air Force and improving military readiness through increased training. Defending $190 billion in cuts to ...

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Philippines declares martial law in Mindanao

But he has said many times that martial law may be needed to solve many other problems, including illegal drugs. President Rodrigo Duterte met with Russia President Vladimir Putin on evening o...

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I'm no supporter of Corbyn, says Sedgefield Labour candidate

There were some restrictions that would allow people to hold onto their home while they lived in it and then have the value deducted from their estate after they die. But in a weird denial of the U-tu...

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