• Russia, Saudi Arabia back extension of oil output cuts
Russia, Saudi Arabia back extension of oil output cuts

Brent crude, the worldwide oil price benchmark, jumped three per cent on Wednesday in NY and was 1.4 per cent up this morning to a little below $51 a barrel. "We have, before coming to this announcement [yesterday], reached out to many of our colleagues within and outside Opec and I think there is general consensus that this is the right approach...

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  • Ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments
Ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

While Microsoft called for more participation from users and companies to keep their systems up to date and protected, it also called for governments to stop stockpiling security vulnerabilities as weapons. Data of the users who transacted from ATM machines of Hitachi were compromised during three months of May, June and July past year. The ide...

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  • Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun
Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

The U.S. Department of Justice announced Monday it is investigating the possible purchase of the Chicago Sun-Times by Tronc Inc., which owns competing paper the Chicago Tribune and has put in a bid to buy the Sun-Times for an unknown amount.

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  • Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Earns
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Earns "Equal Weight" Rating from Morgan Stanley

Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its position in Advanced Micro Devices by 253.2% in the fourth quarter. They now have a Dollars 8 price target on the stock. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This piece was first posted by The Cerbat Gem and is the sole property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are viewing this news story on another domain, it was stolen an...

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  • Highland Capital Management LLC Cuts Stake in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)
Highland Capital Management LLC Cuts Stake in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

Finally, Lazard Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of Coca-Cola European Partners plc by 263.5% in the first quarter. During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of 7.2 million shares. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 3rd. Stockholders o...

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  • Diesel vehicles produce 50 percent more nitrogen oxide than originally thought
Diesel vehicles produce 50 percent more nitrogen oxide than originally thought

Diesel driven cars, lorries and buses churn out far more air pollution than standard testing procedures suggest, leading to many thousands of unreported deaths, scientists claim. Researchers found one-third to one-half of vehicles exceed the limits for diesel emissions, especially buses and heavy duty trucks. "Since 2015, revelations that Volkswa...

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  • Goldman lifts Apple target price ahead of $1,000 iPhone
Goldman lifts Apple target price ahead of $1,000 iPhone

Pittenger & Anderson Inc. decreased its position in Apple Inc. (AAPL) is at 80.81. The target price for Apple Inc. It represents a security's price that, if achieved, results in a trader recognizing the best possible outcome for his investment.

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  • Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) Shares Bought by Hodges Capital Management Inc
Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) Shares Bought by Hodges Capital Management Inc

The stock rose 2.62% or $0.49 reaching $19.22 per share. Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) formed double bottom with $22.38 target or 4.00% below today's $23.31 share price. 299.53 million shares or 1.33% less from 303.56 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Neville Rodie & Shaw has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Energy Transfer Equity LP ...

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  • Analysts' Ratings Review: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)
Analysts' Ratings Review: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Mechanics Bank Trust Department's holdings in Ford Motor Company were worth $120,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Ltd. boosted its position in shares of General Motors Company by 1,728.0% in the fourth quarter. General Motors Company's dividend payout ratio is now 25.33%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was posted by Sports P...

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  • JP Morgan buys Dublin office block amid bank Brexit planning
JP Morgan buys Dublin office block amid bank Brexit planning

It now employs some 500 workers across the country. IS set to buy 200 Capital Dock on Sir John Rogerson's Quay in the heart of Dublin's Docklands. Now, the consortium of Kennedy Wilson and Fairfax Financial Holdings and NAMA have announced the sale of its 130,000 sq ft Capital Dock office building to JP Morgan.

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  • Airline adds fare for babies on laps
Airline adds fare for babies on laps

The fee on trans-Tasman flights will be around US$38. By comparison, Air NZ, Qantas and Virgin charged 10 per cent of the full adult fare, Jetstar said. Jetstar has started charging passengers to travel with babies on their laps during domestic and worldwide flights. "We know that fees and charges can be unpopular, but giving customers' choice...

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  • With Merkel and PM, France's New President Wastes No Time
With Merkel and PM, France's New President Wastes No Time

France's new leader will follow tradition and his first visit overseas will be to Berlin where he will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel to reaffirm the Franco-German partnership. Nicolas Bay, the party's secretary general, said Macron's government is becoming "a synthesis of the worst of the right and the worst of the left".

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  • Philadelphia is suing Wells Fargo
Philadelphia is suing Wells Fargo

District Court in San Francisco , the attorneys negotiating a settlement with the bank say the new figure was calculated based on "public information, negotiations, and confirmatory discovery". Meanwhile, due to an ongoing pressure which caused a decline of nearly -1.66% in the past five days, the stock price is now down -12.76% so far on the year...

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  • Office Depot Inc (ODP) Earns
Office Depot Inc (ODP) Earns "Hold" Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings Inc

During last 3 month it remained at 25.40%. The company is also closing underperforming stores, reducing exposure to higher dollar-value inventory items, concentrating on e-Commerce platforms as well as focusing on providing innovative products and services.

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  • $1.4bn needed to help South Sudanese refugees, says UN
$1.4bn needed to help South Sudanese refugees, says UN

The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, and the World Food Program (WFP) had earlier asked for $1.2 billion to support more than 1.8 million people fleeing fighting. "There is now a real danger that starvation, which has already been declared in parts of the former Unity State, could spread to other areas". "Aid workers often can not reach the most vulnera...

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  • Billionaire Buffett raises stakes in American and Southwest, but drops Fox
Billionaire Buffett raises stakes in American and Southwest, but drops Fox

The filing showed Berkshire added to its investments in American Airlines Group Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co.in the quarter. Vetr raised shares of Berkshire Hathaway from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $183.03 price objective on the stock in a research report on Thursday, March 2nd.

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  • Merkel keeps her grip on power: Wins North-Rhine-Westphalia
Merkel keeps her grip on power: Wins North-Rhine-Westphalia

She resigned as her party's regional leader. The party has chalked up a 7 percentage point lead over the centre-left Social Democrats (SDP), according to a voter survey released last week by Berlin-based pollsters Forsa. "I did the best I could", said Gov. Hannelore Kraft . "It is a rocky road, but the SPD is a battle-hardened party and we will pu...

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  • British WWII veteran, 101, breaks skydiving record
British WWII veteran, 101, breaks skydiving record

The feat was not something new for the former lance corporal in the Royal Signals as he attempted skydiving for the first time past year to celebrate his 100th birthday. While many centenarian spend much of their time choosing more leisurely pursuits, Bryson William Verdun Hayes , also known as Verdun, shared that that has never been his modus ope...

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  • Tillerson Unconcerned About Independence in Wake of Comey Firing
Tillerson Unconcerned About Independence in Wake of Comey Firing

However, "whether we can improve it or not remains to be seen", he added. One of those national security objectives, Tillerson said, is to try to establish a better relationship with Russian Federation despite that nation's interference in last year's USA presidential election.

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  • 'Bring it on': Alex Salmond challenges Ruth Davidson over Gordon seat
'Bring it on': Alex Salmond challenges Ruth Davidson over Gordon seat

She said: "When Nicola Sturgeon signed the Edinburgh Agreement that said she would respect the result, I believed her". Speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr show this morning, Sturgeon said that a " phased approach " to rejoining the European Union may be needed.

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  • Tom Brady shares his heartfelt Mother's Day message
Tom Brady shares his heartfelt Mother's Day message

O'Connor claimed the debate was over that he is a better quarterback than Montana, and even said there was no further debate that he is the best National Football League player ever. "With me down 28-3 in Madden , I doubt it". Or, at the very least, they both want Tom Brady to be their QB. "I don't like conflict", said Brady.

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  • Barron Trump To Attend Private Episcopal School In Maryland This Fall
Barron Trump To Attend Private Episcopal School In Maryland This Fall

Current tuition costs run at $38,590 for the middle school, which 11-year-old Trump will be entering. President Trump honors fallen law enforcement officers from across the nation, including SDPD Officer Jonathan De Guzman, at 36th annual National Peace Officers' Memorial Service in Washington, D.C.

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  • US VP Mike Pence reassures Japan of US resolve against North Korea
US VP Mike Pence reassures Japan of US resolve against North Korea

China's relations with South Korea, meanwhile, have plummeted over Beijing's vociferous objections to the deployment of a sophisticated anti-missile shield. In the years since, Xi and Kim have never met. Liu Yunshan, a member of the ruling Communist Party's Politburo Standing Committee, is the last important Chinese official to visit North Korea.

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  • Hamilton wins in Spain with Vettel second
Hamilton wins in Spain with Vettel second

Lewis Hamilton won the Spanish Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to cut Sebastian Vettel's overall lead in the Formula One championship to six points with a quarter of the season completed. At one stage of a breathless race, Hamilton and Vettel came within centimetres of crashing as they diced for the lead at turn one, with the former forced ...

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  • Leaked Microsoft research reveals the average Xbox One owner
Leaked Microsoft research reveals the average Xbox One owner

In terms of household income, $50,000-$74,999 (21 percent) and $75,000-$99,999 (21 percent) were the highest in terms of percentages. The game will release on the Windows Store on May 16 as a Play Anywhere title, meaning if you have an Xbox One you'll be able to use the same save games with the PC version.

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  • Skechers USA Inc (SKX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
Skechers USA Inc (SKX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

In the last quarter, insiders sold 87,110 shares of company stock worth $2,267,802. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . If you are reading this piece of content on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & global trademark and copyright l...

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  • Trump weighs embassy move's effect on Mideast peace process
Trump weighs embassy move's effect on Mideast peace process

This is my fifth visit to India since 2005. India agreed in October to spend $12 million financing a new IT hub in Ramallah in a sign of India's "strong commitment to support (the) Palestinian cause", the foreign ministry said at the time .

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  • Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to extend oil output cuts until March 2018
Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to extend oil output cuts until March 2018

The Russian Energy Ministry says extending the cuts through March 31, 2018, would show "producers' determination to ensure stability, predictability and incremental development of the market". And last week, the US government raised its domestic-production estimates for this year and next. Bearishness had spread well beyond crude to key refined p...

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  • Coroner: Teen had healthy heart before caffeine
Coroner: Teen had healthy heart before caffeine

Probably not as much as you would think. Davis Cripe died when his heart fell out of rhythm at Spring Hill High School in Chapin, South Carolina, on April 26. EMS received the call about Davis collapsing in class at 2:28 p.m., Watts said. "There are are obviously people that don't think this can happen - that you can have this arrhythmia caus...

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  • China's retail sales up 10.7% in April
China's retail sales up 10.7% in April

Retail sales, which increased by 10.7% YoY in April, beat the 10.6% forecast by Reuters. Chinese steelmakers churned out a highest-ever 72.78 million tonnes in April, up 4.9 percent, the National Statistics Bureau (NBS) data showed on Monday, surpassing March's monthly record of 72 million tonnes as mills in the world's top producer rushed to pro...

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  • New photograph of Princess Charlotte as she celebrates 2nd birthday
New photograph of Princess Charlotte as she celebrates 2nd birthday

For Princess Charlotte's first birthday a year ago, Kensington Palace released four pictures of the little girl. In addition, she took the first official photos of Prince George in 2015 and since then has snapped images of her daughter in which she posed with a stuffed animal bear.

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  • Venezuela hopes no country hinders China's 'fantastic' Silk Road initiative
Venezuela hopes no country hinders China's 'fantastic' Silk Road initiative

The Chinese president also said he will sign trade and economic cooperation treaties with more than 30 countries during the forum. The Chinese government is investing tens of billions of dollars as part of an ambitious economic plan to rebuild ports, roads and rail networks.

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  • Sprint, SoftBank Said to Be in Informal Talks for T-Mobile Merger
Sprint, SoftBank Said to Be in Informal Talks for T-Mobile Merger

Merger talks in the wireless industry had been on hold for nearly a year because of a government spectrum auction that required participants to avoid negotiating deals with each other until April 27. The company's recent success under CEO John Legere has propelled T-Mobile beyond Sprint to take the place of third-largest U.S. carrier, and combined...

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  • United Airlines cockpit door access information made public by flight attendant
United Airlines cockpit door access information made public by flight attendant

The security measures allow pilots to override efforts by anyone from entering the cockpit, regardless of whether the correct codes are entered. While the airline has not said how many planes might have been involved, it sent a mass email on Saturday to employees, stating that other measures had been put in place to secure the airlines' cockpits....

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  • No mass layoffs;workforce realignment happens every yr:Nasscom
No mass layoffs;workforce realignment happens every yr:Nasscom

The proposed sacking by the troubled company follows similar layoff moves by rivals Wipro, TCS and Congnizant to right size their human resources and reduce cost of operations in a tough environment, with disruptive technologies and declining IT spend by enterprises worldwide due to sluggish economy.

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