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BP's leaking Alaska well stops spraying crude oil, still emitting gas

The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation said Sunday that the well was still venting gas but not spraying any crude oil, adding that an investigation showed the crude. The leak comes as the...

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Oil Prices Fall to 11-day Low on US Shale Output Surge

OPEC and non-OPEC producers said after talks in Kuwait last month that they were looking into extending the output cuts, as compliance with the agreement has increased. Some reports suggested that OP...

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I won't say whether we sabotaged North Korea missile test

I won't say whether we sabotaged North Korea missile test

It's unclear whether such a counterattack was used to sabotage Sunday's launch. "The discussion of it failing very early in launch, that's a common failure mode for North Korean missiles very early ...

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Earnings Analysis Of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI)

Earnings Analysis Of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI)

Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 111,494 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,973,544.98. Based on an average trading volume of 3,631,344 share...

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Bill lets Indiana governor, not voters, pick schools chief

Bill lets Indiana governor, not voters, pick schools chief

Their version of the proposal failed. With a road funding deal apparently in hand, House and Senate budget leaders started working Wednesday night to finalize the two-year state spending plan that u...

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Orthodox, Catholic Belarusians celebrate Easter

On Sunday, the Rev. Jim Bell, pastor of First United Methodist Church in Rocky Mount, plans to address the topic of victory in his Easter Day sermon. "Here in Trinidad and Tobago, Easter comes at a ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Rumored For AT&T

The Galaxy S8 pre-orders already reached 728,000 within six days. Samsung has revealed the pricing for the Galaxy S8 for nearly all countries, and below, we have a compilation of Galaxy S8 pri...

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Analysts Near-Term outlook: Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL)

It has underperformed by 16.06% the S&P500. A change of -0.61% in the price clearly indicates a strong asset performance for the corporation, bearing in mind the total returns from its investment and ...

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Easter Egg Hunt at Veterans Memorial Park draws a crowd of 400

Easter Egg Hunt at Veterans Memorial Park draws a crowd of 400

Tremaine Brown continued with his community outreach efforts with an inaugural Easter egg hunt at Bones Hooks Park on Sunday afternoon. The other two children who attended the Easter egg hunt, 5-yea...

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GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory is seized

GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory is seized

GM took charges totaling $1.14 billion in 2014 and 2015 related to currency devaluation and asset impairments in Venezuela. General Motors Venezolana, GM's subsidiary in the country, has operated in...

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Trending Stocks Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK)

Trending Stocks Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK)

Whalerock Point Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the third quarter worth $289,000. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is 1.65. Stoc...

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Liberum Capital reiterated RELX Plc (LON:REL) as 'Buy' With 1750 PT

Liberum Capital reiterated RELX Plc (LON:REL) as 'Buy' With 1750 PT

Therefore 35% are positive. GBX 200.75's average target is 12.28% above currents GBX 178.8 stock price. Tesco PLC had 255 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company ha...

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Bank regulator faults itself for missing Wells Fargo issues

Bank regulator faults itself for missing Wells Fargo issues

The Stock has Weekly volatility of 2.09% and monthly volatility of 1.81%. Blackrock Institutional Trust Na owns 121.83 million shares or 0.99% of their USA portfolio. 04/07/2017 - Wells Fargo & Compan...

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Fox News fires Bill O'Reilly after sexual harassment accusations

Fox News fires Bill O'Reilly after sexual harassment accusations

Fox has lost multiple stars and executives in the a year ago. O'Reilly, who has been on vacation for the last week , including a visit with Pope Francis at the Vatican, has asserted that the allega...

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Pence visits Japan to talk North Korea and trade

Pence visits Japan to talk North Korea and trade

On Monday, US Vice President Mike Pence-visiting the world's most heavily militarized border that divides the two Koreas-hinted that military options against the North have not been ruled out. The two...

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Marks & Spencer is opening 36 new United Kingdom stores

Marks & Spencer is opening 36 new United Kingdom stores

The group said if the proposals go ahead, all 380 staff in the affected stores would be guaranteed redeployment at a near-by store. M & S orginally planned to close the Simply Food site at Monks Cro...

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Tillerson accuses Tehran of 'alarming provocations' as USA reviews policy

Tillerson lashed out at the Obama administration, which negotiated the deal alongside other nations, saying that the Trump administration "has no intention of passing the buck to a future administrati...

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China's Ant Financial targets brand boost in Southeast Asia with helloPay deal

China's Ant Financial targets brand boost in Southeast Asia with helloPay deal

HelloPay is the three-year-old payment platform created by ecommerce site, Lazada, which has been dubbed the " Amazon of Southeast Asia ". One sign that Ant Financial is taking the improvement of ...

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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Netflix is closing in on a major milestone

Remarkably, Netflix only contributed $43 million in quarterly profit from its global operations despite revenues of more than $1 billion in the first three months of 2017. Also, CEO Reed Hastings...

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Analysts At Numis Reiterated Segro (LON:SGRO) As Hold

The Company's orthopedic medicine portfolio includes ORTHOVISC, MONOVISC, and CINGAL, which alleviate pain and restore joint function by replenishing depleted HA, and HYALOFAST, a solid HA scaffold to...

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(NYSE:COL), RSP Permian Inc (NYSE:RSPP)

Comparatively, Rockwell Collins Inc. posted earnings of $1.46 per share in the same quarter past year. By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts...

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Trump Is Sending Tillerson To Moscow With A Surprisingly Strong Hand

Syria state media said the USA air raid killed nine civilians, including four children. Shortly after the airstrikes Thursday night, Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-2nd, said in a statement: "The Assad reg...

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IMF Raises Global Growth Forecasts

In 2018 it is expected that the unemployment rate will stand at 5.2 percent. "Aside from the conjectural policies and uncertainties, a distinct threat comes from the growth in advanced economies of ...

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Mike Pence says US stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem

Mike Pence says US stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem

Trump said in an interview with Fox News. Now, as the world contemplates the prospect that another war might break out on the Korean peninsula, the danger is that governments in the United States and ...

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MPs clear way for UK general election on June 8

The government has a majority of just 17 MPs. We need an election now to secure the strong, stable leadership the country needs to see us through Brexit & beyond. Green Party co-leader Caroline Lu...

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North Korea: US is creating a situation for nuclear war

North Korea: US is creating a situation for nuclear war

The new administration has repeatedly said that it is seriously anxious about North Korea's efforts to develop a nuclear-tipped missile that could hit the United States mainland. Concluding a visit to...

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Are You Sure You Meant to Open That Wells Fargo Account?

John Stumpf, the former chairman and CEO of Wells Fargo , will repay $28 million to the bank over an improper sales practices scandal. Stumpf "was too slow" to see problems in sales practices tha...

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France's Macron, Le Pen edge further ahead of Fillon, Melenchon in poll

Following attempted disruptions of her rally by anti-National Front protesters and a FEMEN activist, France's presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen reinforced her promises to defend the French from the...

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Tesla settles lawsuit against ex-Autopilot lead's self-driving startup Aurora

Tesla settles lawsuit against ex-Autopilot lead's self-driving startup Aurora

In a situation strangely reminiscent of what has been happening with Waymo and Uber, Tesla filed a lawsuit against Aurora, blaming it of all the usual things - poaching employees, tech rightss and s...

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5 things to watch for in Friday's U.S. jobs report for March

5 things to watch for in Friday's U.S. jobs report for March

Most important, it did so without a drop in the share of Americans working or looking for work, known as labor force participation rate, which stayed the same. A consensus of economists had expected j...

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