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United States evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

Several major USA companies, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc, JP Morgan Chase & Co and IBM Corp, on Friday said their CEOs will remain in an influential presidential advisory group despite objecting to ...

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Trump calling European bluff on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation commitment

Mr. Trump has called climate change a "hoax", but during the G-7 meeting in Brussels he used less acerbic language in conversations with other leaders. Are we at a major inflection in Western hist...

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Oil prices fall amid further oil cuts

Oil prices fall amid further oil cuts

Opec's aim is to counter the growth of USA oil production, in particular shale oil , which is produced through "fracking", when fluid is pumped into oil-bearing shale rock. WTI (Light Sweet Crude...

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ACP decries withdrawal from climate agreement

Supporters of the accord called Trump's move a blow to worldwide efforts to curb the warming of the planet that threatens far-reaching consequences for this century and beyond. The U.S.is the world's ...

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London Bridge attacks: What We Know So Far

London Bridge attacks: What We Know So Far

Police said they were "reviewing and planning to strengthen our policing stance across London over the forthcoming days". Police said six people died and 20 were injured in the attacks , whil...

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Biogen Inc (BIIB) Position Cut by TCI Wealth Advisors Inc

On Thursday, October 22 the stock rating was maintained by H.C. Wainwright with "Buy". Biogen Inc (NASDAQ: BIIB ) has been assigned a $442.00 target price by stock analysts at Piper Jaffray Companie...

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"America First in caps": Allies concerned about Paris climate deal, United States relations

Amid media reports that the United States was to allegedly withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, President Donald Trump tweeted yesterday that he would soon declare his intentions. Soon after...

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World stocks hit record high as upbeat data boosts confidence

The US dollar dropped to seven-month lows on Friday after data showed the US economy created fewer jobs than expected last month, which could derail a possible interest rate hike by the US Federal Re...

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Champions League top scorer five years

Cristiano Ronaldo: Champions League top scorer five years

Buffon failed to beat Paolo Maldini's record as the oldest player to win the UEFA Champions League (39 years, 126 days old) as his side fell to defeat, thanks to a Cristiano Ronaldo brace. "It was...

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UK PM May's election lead narrowing, 6th poll since Manchester attack shows

UK PM May's election lead narrowing, 6th poll since Manchester attack shows

The new analysis , conducted on 30th May, gives the Conservatives a slim 3 point lead over Labour. Now, a YouGov poll released Wednesday suggests Conservatives could actually lose their majorit...

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Home Bancshares INC (HOMB) Shareholder Davis Capital Partners LLC Has Trimmed Holding

About 885,413 shares traded. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Home Bancshares, Inc. It has underperformed by 0.13% the S&P500. Nokota Management Lp increased Tjx Cos Inc New (TJX) stake...

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Terror in London: Attacks at 2 Popular Tourist Spots

They were stabbing everyone. The issue of terror will now get mixed with the Brexit sentiments and no matter who wins the June 8 elections, it will be a wait and watch game for them to see which way...

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May could lose majority in June 8 election - YouGov projection

May could lose majority in June 8 election - YouGov projection

With just one week to go until voters head to the polls, the latest YouGov poll finds support for Theresa May's party has dwindled to 42% with Labour just three points behind on 39%. Conservativ...

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British Airways Outage Allegedly Caused By Someone Switching Off The Power

British Airways Outage Allegedly Caused By Someone Switching Off The Power

Kathleen Brooks, research director at City Index, says: "Even if you give BA the benefit of the doubt it still looks bad - if their systems are not strong enough to withstand a power surge, then this ...

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India's prime minister condemns London attacks

India's prime minister condemns London attacks

And then there were another four or five bodies that I saw, individuals lying again in many cases a lot of them were still on the bridge. Singapore condemns the vicious terrorist attacks that occu...

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Gregg Allman Laid to Rest at Funeral

Sarasota County resident Berry Duane Oakley - who performed with the Allman Brothers Band during the group's 2013 Beacon Theatre run in NY, playing bass on songs his father helped make famous - al...

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US employers add modest 138000 jobs; rate at 4.3 percent

Monthly gains over the past year have typically seen greater job growth closer to 200,000. Also discouraging is that job gains for March and April were revised down by 66,000. The share of unemp...

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Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

It is not uncommon for wealthy taxpayers with more complex finances to request such extensions. Although there is no rule or law that prevents people under audit from making their returns public, Tr...

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China vows to uphold Paris climate deal

The 61 mayors who previously pledged to ignore President Donald Trump's climate change policies have upped their commitment after he announced his intent to withdraw the us from the Paris climate...

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Unemployment at 16-Year Low in May Jobs Report

Unemployment at 16-Year Low in May Jobs Report

U.S. unemployment fell to a 16-year low in May, but monthly job creation has slowed sharply in the past three months, creating a mixed picture of the labour market. With the unexpected decrease, the u...

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Investec Increases Bgeo Group PLC (BGEO) Price Target to GBX 400

Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock's 50-day moving average is GBX 1,384...

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The Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for Sun Life Financial (SLF)

The Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for Sun Life Financial (SLF)

Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. 12/23/2016 - Sun Life Financial Inc. was downgraded to "hold" by analysts at Argus. WARNING: This piece was originally repor...

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French Open plays catch-up after Saturday rain disruption

Although the first set was patchy for both players involving several breaks of serve, Muguruza played out a clinical second set to secure her place in the next round. Two matches ended with retireme...

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Trade row blocks EU-China climate statement: EU source

Trade row blocks EU-China climate statement: EU source

Insa Ewert, a research fellow at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), said Germany's approach with China and India presented "a great opportunity for the European Union to develop...

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World stocks set to end the week at all-time highs

Data showed that U.S. non-farm payrolls increased just 138,000 last month as the manufacturing, government and retail sectors lost jobs. March and April data were revised to show 66,000 fewer jobs c...

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Trump skips his own 'Pittsburgh not Paris' rally to play golf

He recently stirred controversy by suggesting Carbon dioxide wasn't the primary cause of climate change . People carried signs that read "You don't know Pittsburgh", "Stop linking our city to your ...

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Time to Reconsider Acceleron Pharma Incorporated (NASDAQ:XLRN) After More Short Sellers?

It has outperformed by 1.89% the S&P500. Ishares Tr (IBB) was raised too. Since December 7, 2016, it had 0 buys, and 6 insider sales for $1.35 million activity. As per Thursday, December 17, the com...

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United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Shares Bought by Brookstone Capital Management

The stock has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $114.00. Vestor Capital Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.57% in United Parcel Service, Inc . On Friday, September 11 the...

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China rules out renegotiation of Paris Climate Deal

Trump's decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris Agreement was also criticized on Friday by Minister of Health and Labor Jevgeni Ossinovski, who said that the U.S.is taking course toward becoming ...

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US Unemployment Rate Hits 16-Year Low Despite Slower Job Growth

The labor force participation rate declined by 0.2 percentage points to 62.7 percent in May. Of the 91 months since white unemployment hit that peak of 9.2 percent, black unemployment has been over ...

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