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EU says ready to welcome back UK if it decides to stay

EU says ready to welcome back UK if it decides to stay

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said that broadcasters should hold debates anyway, with an empty chair in May's place. Mr Hinds echoed the Prime Minister's justification for the snap election ...

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Pence hails US$10b in Indonesia deals, from Exxon to GE

Vice President has come to Australia before a President in almost 30 years. Mr Pence, the first senior U.S. administration official to visit Australia since the Republicans' shock election wins past...

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Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT) Valuation According To Analysts

Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT) Valuation According To Analysts

Proofpoint, Inc . was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. Needham & Company LLC reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $88.00 price objective on shares of Proofpoint in a re...

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Analyst Activity - Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy on Foot Locker (NYSE:FL)

Analyst Activity - Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy on Foot Locker (NYSE:FL)

March sales rebounded well, up high-single digits; however, the strength we practiced once income tax refund checks started flowing into our customers' hands did not fully offset the slow start to the...

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Stephen Colbert bids farewell to Bill O'Reilly: "Stay strong, Papa Bear!"

Appearing on "Anderson Cooper 360" on Wednesday to talk about O'Reilly's exit from the network amid sexual harassment allegations, Powers recalled that at the beginning of her career as a political an...

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Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NASDAQ:COL) Expected To Report Earnings On Friday

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NASDAQ:COL) Expected To Report Earnings On Friday

The company reported $1.20 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.15 by $0.05. Following the acquisition, Rockwell Collins now has almost 30,000 employees and pro forma annual rev...

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Trump says Paris attack will help Marine Le Pen in election

Here's what you need to know. In the five years since France's last presidential vote, Europe has seen a massive migrant crisis and a rise in populism, both contributing to the Brexit vote. Acco...

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N/Korea destroys U.S. city in video simulation

N/Korea destroys U.S. city in video simulation

North Korea also slammed US Vice President Mike Pence's recent warning to Pyongyang to not test US' military strength. From the wind-swept deck of a massive aircraft carrier, Vice President Mike Pen...

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Russian top diplomat points to attempts to disrupt Syrian ceasefire

Donald Trump has said US-Russia relations might be at "an all time low", after the two countries clashed over the future of Syria and Russia vetoed a United Nations resolution condemning the chemica...

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The latest from the Shanghai auto show

It will invest 10 billion yuan by 2020 in R&D and production , and aims to increase unit sales to 1 million by the same year, according to GAC General Manager Feng Xingya. The Chinese government is s...

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Are you ready to go to Facebook's 'Spaces' VR playground?

Are you ready to go to Facebook's 'Spaces' VR playground?

Onstage at the conference, Regina Dugan, who was hired from Google to lead this mission, provided details of a future she hopes will someday be a reality. Facebook acquired Oculus VR in 2014 and af...

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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc

Therefore 5% are positive. A number of brokerages recently weighed in on AMD. As per Friday, October 16, the company rating was downgraded by TheStreet. The insider Su Lisa T sold 665,414 shares wor...

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BP's Alaska Well Stops Leaking Oil, But Continues To Release Gas

Based on aerial pictures, the release appeared to be confined to the gravel pad surrounding the well head and had not reached the surrounding tundra, BP said. ADEC says the time of the spill is unknow...

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Policy Change: United Airlines will no longer take seats from boarded passengers

This is one of our initial steps in a review of our policies in order to deliver the best customer experience . Bumping passengers is permitted by the US Department of Transportation as long as air...

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No one will be fired in United passenger dragging incident

It is not clear whether United oversold Flight 3411, but the flight became overbooked when four Republic Airline employees showed up after passengers had boarded and demanded seats so they could commu...

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The North Korea-Trump nightmare

The North Korea-Trump nightmare

And it's what has prevented presidents since from striking North Korea as it has crossed one red line after another, from counterfeiting us hundred-dollar bills to expanding its nuclear program. UNI...

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GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020

It also had a concept SUV called Navigator that will start selling later this year. Established in conjunction with Volvo, it aims to provide models with quality engineering at Chinese production cost...

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NAACP Demands Larger East Chicago Response Ahead Of Pruitt Visit

Pruitt has criticized the EPA for overreach and President Donald Trump's administration has taken steps to roll back stricter environmental regulations put in place over the past eight years. For mo...

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Asian economies escape currency manipulator tag, but expect more pressure on trade

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration declined to name any major trading partners as currency manipulators in a highly anticipated report on Friday, confirming a decision to back away from his ...

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Oil Falls to One-Week Low

Saudi refinery intake jumped to 2.673 million bpd in February from 2.127 million bpd in January, to a record high since JODI started publishing data in January 2002. Hedge funds boosted bets on high...

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38 detained in Turkey for questioning legitimacy of referendum result

38 detained in Turkey for questioning legitimacy of referendum result

The U.S. State Department said it had taken note of the European monitors' concerns and looked forward to a final report, urging the Turkish government to protect the rights and freedoms of all citize...

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South Korea on heightened alert as North readies for army celebration

Vice President Mike Pence, on a tour of the region, warned this week that "the era of strategic patience is over" when it comes to USA policy toward North Korea. The North conducted two nuclear bomb t...

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Watson fires 66 to take lead at Shenzhen

Watson fires 66 to take lead at Shenzhen

Like Watson, Stephen Gallacher made an eagle - his came at the 13th whereas the leader got his at the second - as he matched a two-under 70 posted earlier in the day by David Drysdale to sit joint 18t...

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China GDP Growth Is Booming Again-But For How Long?

China GDP Growth Is Booming Again-But For How Long?

China's economy expanded faster than expected in the first quarter as higher government infrastructure spending and a gravity-defying property boom helped boost industrial output by the most in over t...

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Oil prices regain some ground, but oversupply weighs

West Texas Intermediate for May delivery fell 25 cents to $52.40 a barrel at 9:16 a.m. on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The U.S. Energy Information Administration in its latest drilling pro...

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French frontrunner Macron calls on France to unite and reject 'fear'

Polling before Thursday's attack suggested that Le Pen would make the runoff election after the first vote but lose in a one-on-one race. Meanwhile, Bernard Cazeneuve, the Socialist prime minist...

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Trump just confused North Korea's current leader with his dad (and grandfather)

Trump just confused North Korea's current leader with his dad (and grandfather)

A day after North Korea launched its latest test missile, an experiment that ultimately fizzled out, Mr Pence said the United States was hopeful China would use its "extraordinary levers" to persu...

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Reason Why Tom Brady Missed Donald Trump Visit Revealed

Reason Why Tom Brady Missed Donald Trump Visit Revealed

Six others had already signaled that they would take a pass, some for political reasons. "But thank you", Spicer responded. Aside from coach Bill Belichick and star tight end, Rob Gronkowski - who...

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Adding taxes won't solve housing crisis

Ontario's Fair Housing Plan includes an additional 12 measures, such as introducing a targeted $125-million, five-year program to encourage the construction of new purpose-built rental apartment build...

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Le Pen says France must reinstate border checks to fight 'Islamist terrorism'

Analysts said that the shooting and the country's history of suffering terror attacks over the past two years would prove advantageous for the right-wing, anti-immigrant presidential contenders, par...

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