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by | April 20, 2017 | 09:42

Concerns about North Korea and French presidential elections also kept a lid on the dollar against the yen - traditionally a haven for capital in the face of political and economic stress - which has surged in the past two weeks. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal , the President said that the dollar's strength was "partially" his fault "because people have confidence in me", but he said that it was starting to hurt.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:45

Scott Pruitt is touring a housing complex in East Chicago, Indiana where 1,000 people have been ordered to evacuate because of lead and arsenic in the ground. Last month's revelation that the White House wants to slash the EPA budget by nearly a third sent a shock through the industry, and now details are leaking out about how those cuts might be accomplished.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:03

Hyundai said early Tuesday that it is not now advertising on "The O'Reilly Factor " but will remove upcoming ads because of the "recent and disturbing allegations". Some of those past payments by Fox News to women are being investigated by federal prosecutors to see if they were structured to avoid disclosing them to investors in 21st Century Fox, as first disclosed by a lawyer to suspended Fox News host Andrea Tantaros , who is now suing Ailes and the network.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:00

Over the last twelve months Anglo American's stock price has increased by 62.99% from 693.6 to 1130.5. Starvest plc (LON:SVE) insider John Watkins sold 500,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, April 12th.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:00

However, after Arturo Vidal was sent off, Ronaldo hit the century mark in Europe's top club competition on 104 minutes and completed his hat-trick 5 minutes later. In trying to snuff out Lewandowski after substitute Thomas Müller had helped the ball along, the ball bounced off the Real Madrid captain and creeped into his own net.

by | April 17, 2017 | 05:52

Now, the Bulldogs will be heading to the National Championship game (for the first time in school history) to play the victor of the second match-up between North Carolina and Oregon . The Bulldogs' 7-footers, senior Przemek Karnowski and freshman Zach Collins , took care of things on both ends of the court as they combined for 18 rebounds.

by | April 15, 2017 | 12:24

Former Trump political adviser Roger Stone has accused Kushner of leaking unfavorable stories about Bannon. And another White House official said Trump was in an "amazing mood". Asked by reporters Thursday whether his administration needed a shakeup, Trump said he was proud of what his staff had accomplished. Bannon, a far-right Republican and former Brietbart News executive, has been at odds with Kushner, a former real estate developer and Democratic donor.

by | April 14, 2017 | 19:08

Akilov was wearing the green clothes supplied by the detention center, local media reported. Judge Malou Lindblom ordered him to remove the hoodie and he complied, revealing dark hair with streaks of grey. He had gone underground after his application for Swedish residency was rejected a year ago, police said. The others have not been publicly identified.

by | April 14, 2017 | 19:08

Further, analysts have a 12 month target price of $99.59 on company shares. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on 03/02/17 and 52-Week Low on 07/06/16. 01/23/2017 - Regions Financial Corporation was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Compass Point. LLC now owns 722,570 shares of the company's stock valued at $10,550,000 after buying an additional 71,900 shares during the last quarter.

by | April 14, 2017 | 19:02

Good Friday , folks. Our Easter weekend is kicking off with thermometers more typical of early June than the middle of April. "By the end of the weekend though, we could get 1-2" of rain! The pattern for now is warm and dry with Memphis just missing tying a record high temperature by one degree Thursday afternoon.

by | April 14, 2017 | 18:58

They continued with the new system in the second half, though with Philippe Coutinho and Firmino introduced from the bench, and successfully upped their game to produce a crucial turnaround. "I wanted to be involved and the manager decided, although I was not 100 per cent". This was a big win. "No. The team played well, created more chances and then we scored, but I think the team played well not just individuals, " he added after the victory which kept them in third place and put the ...

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:42

Crude traded near US$50 a barrel as a rebound in Libyan oil production and U.S. supply gains countered optimism that Opec would continue to restrain output. In November 2014, Saudi Arabia was able to push American shale oil out of the market by avoiding cuts in its output. As such, the average price of OPEC oil in the week ended on March 24, 2017, stood at 48.76 dollars per barrel, while the average price of oil at the beginning of 2017 had revolved around $52.23.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:30

The documents seen by lawmakers at the National Security Agency's headquarters show no evidence that President Barack Obama's national security adviser, Susan Rice, acted illegally by requesting that the names of some USA citizens be unmasked during investigations into Russia's alleged involvement in the USA election, CNN reported on Tuesday.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:24

It comes as Elliott announced that it has requested an extraordinary general meeting to remove AkzoNobel's chairman, Antony Burgmans. If Akzo stuck to its "inexplicable" refusal, "Elliott intends to use its recourse to the Dutch Courts", the fund manager added.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:23

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $102.06, up from yesterday's close by 0.43%. Acadia Realty Trust's (AKR ) witnessed a gain of 0.07% in recent trading period with closing price of $ 29.94. HORRIGAN D GREG also sold $22.04M worth of Silgan Holdings Inc. 21 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. 127.47 million shares or 0.76% less from 128.45 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:19

That changed this week as the average price for a gallon of gas nationally increased 7 cents to $2.39. Last week, the cost for a gallon of regular gas was $2.30, a month ago a gallon cost $2.15, and a year ago Northeast Ohioans were paying $2.02 at the pump.

by | April 12, 2017 | 04:27

One for Arthur is trained by Lucinda Russell, whose stables at Milnathort have procuced hundreds of winners . Trainer Lucinda Russell, from Milnathort, Kinross, whose partner is former champion jockey Peter Scudamore, said of her horse: "He's awesome".

by | April 11, 2017 | 00:05

The Missouri Democratic Party today, on Equal Pay Day , is releasing state-specific figures detailing the wage gap between women and men in Missouri. April 4 is the earliest it's been in a while, but the US still has a way to go to eliminate the gender pay gap. The National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum confirms that March 7 is Equal Pay Day for Asian Women, as "an Asian American women, on average, earns 85 cents for every dollar a white man earns ".

by | April 11, 2017 | 00:06

The missile launches coincided with Trump's first official encounter with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Florida to discuss North Korea, among other things. Walker said he was eager to tell Xi about the abundance of Alaska's resource development opportunities. No new deals or concrete proposals were unveiled at the meeting, however.

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:37

Washington said the air strikes came as retaliation to the chemical attack. Warplanes on Saturday struck the Syrian town where a chemical attack had killed scores of people earlier this week, as Turkey warned that a retaliatory USA missile strike on a Syrian air base would only be "cosmetic" if greater efforts are not made to remove President Bashar Assad from power.

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:33

Donald Trump said Thursday he was shocked at the chemical weapon attack on "helpless men and women, children" and "beautiful babies" in Syria. "Do you see any disconnect there at all?" On Friday, following the airstrike, Trump took to Twitter to praise her father, President Donald Trump, for the airstrike, writing, "The times we are living in call for hard decisions - Proud of my father for refusing to accept these horrendous crimes against humanity".

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:32

He said the hardline conservative Freedom Caucus have "moved the goalposts" and blew up hopes of a compromise. A proposal discussed between the White House and leaders of the conservative House Freedom Caucus would let states to seek federal waivers of two insurance requirements Obama's law established.

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:28

The program will begin this week with a few hundred taxpayers receiving mailings and subsequent phone calls, with the program growing to thousands a week later in the spring and summer. The IRS also encourages taxpayers to visit the Help and Resources https://www.irs.gov/help-resources page as well as Let Us Help You pages on IRS.gov for quick answers and faster service.

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:16

Finally, Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund acquired a new position in Delta Air Lines during the fourth quarter worth approximately $1,173,000. During last 12 month it moved at -2.68%. Maximum and minimum EPS estimate for the current quarter is projected at $1.87 and $1.48, respectively, according to 15 analysts.

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:10

Even now after Trump has ordered up missile strikes, it seems unlikely that the United States will pursue a policy of actual regime change in Syria. The Syrian army denied involvement in the chemical airstrike. The Foreign Ministry called on Russian Federation and the U.S.to take steps in accordance with worldwide law to help reach a final and inclusive solution to the Syrian crisis, as they both have the needed potential to help end the Syrian war.

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:04

Ofcom is due to report back to Karen Bradley, the culture secretary, with the outcome of its investigation by 16 May. Murdoch and his family have long coveted full control of Sky, despite the damaging failure of a previous attempt in 2011 when their British newspaper business became embroiled in a phone-hacking scandal.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:52

US private equity firm Silver Lake Partners LP [SILAK.UL] and USA chipmaker Broadcom Ltd have offered Toshiba Corp about 2 trillion yen ($17.9 billion) for its chip unit, the Nikkei business daily reported on Friday. Taiwan's Hon Hai, which acquired Japanese electronics- maker Sharp past year, has apparently bid more than two trillion yen (S$25 billion), the daily said.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:51

Aubrey said he has a deep respect for those advocating in favor of raising the age for all, but said that's a point on which Republicans in the Senate have been unwilling to negotiate. Lawmakers met in Albany all day Sunday. The budget extender continued state operations through May. Increasingly frustrated legislators - who will not be paid until a budget is approved - blamed the Democratic governor in what has become an increasingly acrimonious standoff at the Capitol.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:46

Those rules would have barred internet service providers - not just cable companies, but also wireless data providers - from using or selling highly sensitive user information (including geographic location, health or financial information, Social Security numbers, browsing and app-usage histories) without explicit permission from customers.

by | April 04, 2017 | 05:17

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures were down 36 cents at $49.99/bbl, slipping back below $50. The contract touched $50.46, the highest since March 9. In contrast, it had hit a low of 8,428,000 bpd for the week ending July 1, 2016-the lowest level since June 2014. The addition was less than half of the 1.9 million-barrel build forecast by analysts.