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Another NOVA Chemicals Gulf Coast Investment

Another NOVA Chemicals Gulf Coast Investment

Williams Partners said on Monday it expects to generate 97 percent of its fee-based revenue from natural gas sales after the close of the asset sale. "The business allows us to diversify our geograph...

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Ivanka Inc. goes to Washington: A timeline

Ivanka Inc. goes to Washington: A timeline

Unfortunately, that last bit is a little hard to set limits for, given the job. That news was first reported by the Associated Press on Tuesday, but occurred back on April 6. Ethics watchdogs ...

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Earnings Watch: JB Hunt First Quarter Profit Inches Higher

The firm owned 1,205,675 shares of the company's stock after selling 17,045 shares during the period. SRB Corp now owns 1,912 shares of the company's stock valued at $155,000 after buying an additiona...

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International Monetary Fund raises 2017 global growth forecast to 3.5 pct

International Monetary Fund raises 2017 global growth forecast to 3.5 pct

In October 2016, the same organisation said it thought the United Kingdom economy would expand by just 0.9% in 2017 - six months later, that predicted growth rate has doubled. According to the Washing...

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Trump Casts Steely Eye on H-1B Visa Program

Trump will sign the order in Wisconsin, a state he won last November with an appeal to blue-collar workers and a promise to revive manufacturing jobs. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any...

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Appealing for calm, China says United States wants talks on North Korea

North Korea conducted two nuclear tests and 24 ballistic missile tests last year, defying six Security Council resolutions banning those activities, and it has conducted additional missile tests this ...

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Theranos agrees to pay $4.65 million in Arizona refunds

Theranos agrees to pay $4.65 million in Arizona refunds

Anyone who paid to take one of Theranos's blood tests in Arizona will be receiving a refund from the company, Arizona's attorney general said on Tuesday. Theranos shut down its clinical labs in severa...

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Moving Stocks: Citigroup Inc. (C), Noble Corporation plc (NE)

Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. The company reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus esti...

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NKorean official says will continue missile tests

NKorean official says will continue missile tests

He says his country "is ready to react to any mode of war desired by the USA". Diplomatic missions undertaken by the United States with China, North Korea, and Russian Federation have been met with va...

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Melania Trump elbows her husband to save him from embarrassing gaffe

Melania Trump elbows her husband to save him from embarrassing gaffe

Melania and President Trump and their son listened to the song during the 139th Easter Egg Roll. Pierre is the designer who created her dress for the inauguration balls, as well as the green ensemble ...

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Most important Analyst's Actions: Zynga Inc.'s (ZNGA)

The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link . The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. While tak...

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Venezuela opposition leader Capriles 'banned from politics'

Maduro didn't comment Friday during an appearance on state TV about the comptroller general's order containing the ban on Capriles' ability to run. The state prosecutor's office said it would invest...

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Theresa May calls for general election on June 8th

Theresa May calls for general election on June 8th

Business experts have responded to Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap general election with a mixture of surprise, uncertainty and confidence on what its outcome would mean for the United ...

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Trump campaign raking in money for 2020, disclosures show

The Obama administration routinely withheld records - like the identities of Mr Obama's daughters' playmates or of people attending national security or intelligence meetings - but it was not anything...

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Chelsea captain John Terry to leave club at end of season

On Easter Monday, Chelsea confirmed the news that everybody knew: John Terry will leave the club at the end of the season. Despite being Chelsea's captain, Terry has become an increasingly perip...

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Early signs that Vancouver housing market correction may be over: Royal LePage

Early signs that Vancouver housing market correction may be over: Royal LePage

Renewed optimism in Alberta's economic outlook could continue to sustain housing prices in Edmonton, Phil Soper, president and CEO of Royal LePage, said in a release. Nationally, the residential real ...

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Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) Reviewed By Analysts

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) Reviewed By Analysts

Institutions are now holders of 91.60% of the shares. 01/22/2016 - Alaska Air Group, Inc. was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Several other institutional investors have also recent...

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How the Region will remember Vimy Ridge

Their sacrifices left an indelible mark on our history, and spurred the emergence of a Canadian national consciousness. Yes, Vimy's soldiers are telling us nationalism only leads to war and fundamenta...

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S. Korea downplays USA vice president's comments on FTA

S. Korea downplays USA vice president's comments on FTA

This April 15, 2017 picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on April 16 , 2017 shows Korean People's ballistic missiles being displayed through Kim Il-Sung squa...

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Chinese-origin doctor dragged off UA flight files court papers

Royal Jordanian tweeted a no-smoking picture saying "drags on our flights are strictly prohibited by passengers and crew". Dao's lawyer moved court on Wednesday seeking direction to the airline ...

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Bozak scores OT winner as Leafs pull in front of Caps

Despite ultimately losing the game by a score of 3-2 in overtime, it was clear that the Maple Leafs weren't going to go quietly by the wayside while the Capitals advanced to the second round. That lea...

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Trump calls to congratulate Turkish leader on referendum

Trump calls to congratulate Turkish leader on referendum

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), an observer mission that has been monitoring the vote on the Turkish referendum, alleged today that the voting process "fell short" o...

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Netflix to surpass 100 million subscribers

Netflix to surpass 100 million subscribers

Netflix expects to ramp back up content investment in Q2. Finally, Loop Capital reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $159.00 price target on shares of Netflix in a research report on Saturday, Ja...

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What's next and what's at stake in United Kingdom election

Speaking outside No 10, Mrs May said she had "only recently and reluctantly" come to the decision as she argued Westminster was too divided going into Brexit negotiations. Corbyn has issued a statemen...

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What are Analyst's Indicators for Regions Financial Corporation (RF), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

This is an increase over its operating income of $273 million from the same period of the year prior. On average, analysts anticipate that Fifth Street Finance Corp. Several brokerages have commented ...

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Nintendo Record 906000 Switch Consoles Sold In U.S. In March

It is now contingent on Nintendo to ensure they can maintain this kind of momentum going forward, preferably with good new game releases . Meanwhile, the console's biggest launch title - The ...

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North Korea 'will test missiles weekly' - Officials say

North Korea 'will test missiles weekly' - Officials say

Trump told Chinese President Xi Jinping during their summit in Florida earlier this month that the United States would "act alone" if China fails to help end the North's nuclear and ballistic missile ...

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French far-right candidate Le Pen hardens tone on foreigners

An Opinionway poll for the second round showed Macron had stretched his lead, with a potential match-up with Le Pen giving him a 64/36 victory, up from 62/38 last week; while if Fillon meets Le Pen ...

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Shares plummet in response to PM's call for snap general election

But her party only has a slim majority in Parliament, and opposition parties have attempted to throw rocks in her path towards Brexit . At present, May's governing Conservatives have 330 seats in t...

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On Easter, Pope condemns 'vile' Syrian attack

On Easter, Pope condemns 'vile' Syrian attack

In his Easter blessing known as " Urbi et Orbi " ('To the city and the world'), the pope urged the faithful to remember "all those forced to leave their homelands as a result of armed conflicts, terro...

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