Economy

Government Stopgap Funding Talks Could Hit The (Mexican) Wall

Government Stopgap Funding Talks Could Hit The (Mexican) Wall

Democratic negotiators are likely to resist providing the down payment that Mulvaney says Trump wants for construction of the wall, but the former GOP congressman from SC adds that "elections have con...

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Outage sent San Franciscans outside to play

Outage sent San Franciscans outside to play

Equipment failure at a utility station and a subsequent fire pulled the plug on San Francisco on Friday, cutting power to downtown businesses and homes for hours. It has shut down crucial portions o...

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US will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday. Under the deal, agreed with former President Barack Obama late past year, the United States would resettle up to 1,250 asylum seekers held in offshore proces...

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Pagegroup PLC (PAGE) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital

In analysts note sent to investors on Thursday, 13 April, WH Smith PLC (LON:SMWH) stock had its "Overweight" Rating reconfirmed by investment analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove. $1.09 million worth of sto...

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Saudi Arabia said to cut oil output to lowest since January

Brent for June settlement was 16 cents higher at $56.39 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. The report also showed that gasoline inventories decreased by 2.973 million barrels...

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Barkindo: OPEC, non-OPEC nation committed to restore market stability

Barkindo: OPEC, non-OPEC nation committed to restore market stability

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures were also down 18 cents at $53. Opec and other major producers are committed to reducing oil stockpiles, and all countries participating in a six-month d...

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Current Movers: PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM), BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)

Current Movers: PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM), BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)

BHP Billiton plc's (BBL ) witnessed a gain of 1.54% in recent trading period with closing price of $ 31.08. Shares of BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) have earned an average recommendation of "Hold" fr...

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UK's May springs June surprise

UK's May springs June surprise

She said her Conservative Party needed a new mandate: "five years of strong and stable leadership, to see us through the negotiations". Unless May can maintain party discipline, there is a clear d...

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StatPro Group (LON:SOG) Broker Roundup

StatPro Group (LON:SOG) Broker Roundup

Walleye Trading Ltd Company invested 0% in Kingsway Financial Services Inc. The company's market capitalization is GBX 820.75 million. The Firm is engaged in the discovery, development and commerciali...

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USA crude oil stocks drop

Several other countries, including Kuwait, have also expressed public support for an extension. "For 2017, oil demand growth is anticipated to be around 1.27 mln barrels per day, following an upward...

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Days Before Election, Barack Obama & Donald Trump Wade Into French Presidential Fight

Days Before Election, Barack Obama & Donald Trump Wade Into French Presidential Fight

Trump said: "Whoever is the toughest on radical Islamic terrorism, and whoever is the toughest at the borders, will do well in the election". The morning after the attack, some commentators suggest...

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Netflix subscriber growth misses its mark in Q1

The firm said its House of Cards series, which last year debuted in the first quarter but for this year has been pushed into the second quarter, was the main reason for the lower-than-expected subs...

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Trump's cybersecurity review misses deadline

Trump's cybersecurity review misses deadline

Though Mr. Trump previously insisted his administration would release a full cybersecurity report during his first 90 days as president, Thursday's self-imposed deadline ended without the release of...

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DOJ letter threatens Milwaukee County funding over 'sanctuary' policy

DOJ letter threatens Milwaukee County funding over 'sanctuary' policy

The letters warn officials they must provide proof from an attorney that they are following the law or risk losing thousands of dollars in federal grant money that police agencies use to fund anythin...

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Apple receives permit in California to test self-driving cars -DMV

The self-driving auto segment is among the most bitterly contested areas in emerging technology, with Apple joining 29 other companies that have received test permits in California alone. The permit...

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Patriots open 7-point favorites over Chiefs for Week 1

Patriots open 7-point favorites over Chiefs for Week 1

As the first-place team in the AFC East, the Patriots will play the first-place team of the AFC South (Houston) and AFC North (Pittsburgh). The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots com...

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Scientists leave labs, take to streets to defend research

Scientists leave labs, take to streets to defend research

The March for Science movement was formed in the United States earlier this year in response to President Donald Trump's appointment of Scott Pruitt , a leading climate change sceptic, as head of ...

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US Vice President Mike Pence meets Australian PM Turnbull

US Vice President Mike Pence meets Australian PM Turnbull

Mr Pence earlier praised the relationship between Australia and the USA during his talks with Mr Turnbull. Pence, on confirming this to be true, acknowledged Turnbull's role in making it happen and ...

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Trump signs executive orders on financial regulations

The other presidential memorandum would call for a review of the way the Financial Stability Oversight Council designates certain companies for enhanced financial regulation, a threshold set up by t...

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No magic wand to cool scorching housing market: Top politicians

By exempting students from the NRST the province is intentionally keeping a door open to allow global speculators to buy up single family homes in their children's names - at the expense of tax paying...

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Alaska BP Well Spews Oil for 3 Days Before Blow-Out Contained

BP, whose Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico blew out and caused the largest oil spill in US history, has responded to questions about the well, but information was limited and there was no estimate a...

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Trump set to sign 'buy American, hire American' order

They seek a more merit-based way to give the visas to highly skilled workers. White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters that the executive order "will make significant prog...

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How does Bill O'Reilly still have a job?

The allegation, which has resulted in several companies to pull their advertisement contracts with O'Reilly's show, will now be investigated by 21 Century Fox. The New York Times has reported O'Rei...

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Trump Confident China Working `Very Hard' to Rein in North Korea

Trump told a news conference "some very unusual moves have been made over the last two or three hours", and that he was confident Chinese President Xi Jinping would "try very hard" to pressure Bei...

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Trump warming to EU trade deal with Britain behind in queue

Trump warming to EU trade deal with Britain behind in queue

Mrs Merkel is believed to have won over her White House host. Most commentators believed the deal after Mr Trump's election as President, especially as one of his first acts was to pull out of the s...

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Oil set for longest gain since 2012 as Saudis seen extending cut

At 7:40 AM EST on April 13, the West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures contract for May 2017 delivery was trading at $53.21 per barrel-a gain of ~0.19%. Among non-OPEC suppliers, 2016 marked the ...

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Oil prices fall on expected climb in U.S. production

Latest data by the Energy Information Administration showed US output rose to 9.25 million barrels a day last week, the highest level since August 2015. "The battle between the "sheiks and the shale...

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Tesco PLC reiterated as Sell By Bryan Garnier

Alliancebernstein Lp invested in 267,570 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Gulf International Bankshares (Uk) Limited holds 0.05% or 39,978 shares in its portfolio. Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2...

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General Election confirmed as MPs back Theresa May

General Election confirmed as MPs back Theresa May

The next general election wasn't due until 2020, one year after Brexit talks are scheduled to conclude. The Prime Minister said she was taking nothing for granted ahead of the June 8 poll as she spo...

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Volvo announces plans to export China-made electric vehicle

The company is also developing a fully electric vehicle on its Scalable Product Architecture (SPA). "It is fully in-line with our own core values of environmental care, quality and safety", said Håkan...

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