• Worldwide ransomware attacks: What we know
Worldwide ransomware attacks: What we know

Senior US security officials held another meeting in the White House Situation Room on Saturday, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the NSA were working to help mitigate damage and identify the perpetrators of the massive cyber attack, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss internal deliberations.

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  • Merkel says she won't tell France what to do
Merkel says she won't tell France what to do

Alexis Kohler, Macron's new general secretary at the presidential Elysee Palace, made the announcement Monday. At least 24 Socialists are now campaigning for re-election under the banner of Macron's Republic on the Move party. Le Pen, who formally resumed leadership of her National Front party after stepping down during the presidential campaign, s...

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  • Oil Prices Rally On Reports Of OPEC-Russia Production-Cut Extension
Oil Prices Rally On Reports Of OPEC-Russia Production-Cut Extension

Brent crude, the global 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. OPEC has been trying to strangle, or at least contain, the USA oil boom for the last three years. Opec , Russia and other oil producers had previously agreed to lower production by 1.8m barre...

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  • Oil prices near 5-month low as global oversupply weighs
Oil prices near 5-month low as global oversupply weighs

The glut in oil sent oil prices crashing in late 2015 and early 2016 and USA shale production, especially in areas like the Bakken fields of North Dakota, took a hit. Rogers said charts showed the next potential stalling points were $44.20 for WTI and $47.20 for Brent . Recent U.S. gasoline demand, a closely watched metric, is down by almost...

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  • J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Receives Neutral Rating from Citigroup Inc
J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Receives Neutral Rating from Citigroup Inc

Morgan Stanley raised its rating on J. C. Penney Company, Inc.to Equal-Weight on 13/02/2017 in a reversal from its prior Underweight rating. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $7.00 price objective on shares of J C Penney Company in a report on Thursday, April 6th.

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  • Lyft To Partner with Google's Waymo on Self-Driving Cars
Lyft To Partner with Google's Waymo on Self-Driving Cars

The judge also demanded that Uber do "whatever it can to ensure that its employees return 14,000-plus pilfered files to their rightful owner", in effect conceding that Levandowski had indeed stolen technical specifications from Waymo. Acting just like any other ride-sharing service, Waymo will be using no less than 600 specially designed Chrysler P...

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  • Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad
Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad

Graham Norton, guided United Kingdom viewers through the contest on BBC1, and described Jones" performance as "stunning', adding: "It has to be one of our strongest entrants in years". Portugal's Salvador Sobral sang his Amar Pelos Dois (Love For Both) in a high, clear tenor accompanied by quiet strings and a piano in Saturday night's extravaga...

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Traders Should Start Listening to Analysts
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Traders Should Start Listening to Analysts

The company's stock had a trading volume of 305 shares. LYB quarterly performance is -10.97% while firm's price to sale ratio is 1.06 and price to book ratio is 5.06. CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp now owns 13,122 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $10,987,000 after buying an additional 1,296 shares in the last quarter.

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  • Putin explains how Russian Federation is going to deal with Arctic development
Putin explains how Russian Federation is going to deal with Arctic development

North Korea launched a projectile early Sunday from near Kusong, close to the country's west coast, the South Korean military said. Kim said North Korea would stage more nuclear and missile tests in order to ideal nuclear bombs needed to deal with U.S.

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  • Cisco Systems (CSCO) Rallies on Morgan Stanley Upgrade
Cisco Systems (CSCO) Rallies on Morgan Stanley Upgrade

Finally, Norway Savings Bank purchased a new position in Cisco Systems during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $136,000. 02/16/2017 - Cisco Systems, Inc . It has a dividend yield of 3.50% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 36.34%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This story was originally reported by Sports Perspectives and is owned by ...

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  • Builder Confidence Continues Upward Trend
Builder Confidence Continues Upward Trend

Separately, the San Francisco Fed released an analysis of a home purchase sentiment index its researchers helped develop for Fannie Mae. An index reading above 50 indicates that more builders view sales conditions as good than view them as poor.

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  • Bank warns households face Brexit squeeze as inflation rises
Bank warns households face Brexit squeeze as inflation rises

Growth slowed sharply to 0.3 per cent in the first three months of the year from 0.7 per cent in the previous three months. But then signs emerged of an economic slowdown in early 2017, meaning Thursday's policy decision is likely to result in a 7-1 vote to keep interest rates on hold at their record low 0.25 percent, according to a Reuters poll ...

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  • Western Digital seeks arbitration on Toshiba chips unit sale
Western Digital seeks arbitration on Toshiba chips unit sale

After months of souring relations, Western Digital has begun arbitration procedures with the International Chamber of Commerce, demanding Toshiba reverse a move to put their joint venture assets into a newly formed unit - Toshiba Memory - and stop any sale without Western Digital' s consent.

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  • American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) Needle Ticks -4.72% For the Week
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) Needle Ticks -4.72% For the Week

American Eagle Outfitters AEO has 182,221,000 shares in issue which have a share price of 13.25 giving American Eagle Outfitters AEO a market capitalisation of 2.41B Dollars. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, April 5th. The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 3.70%. American Eagle Outfitters's dividend payout ratio is presently 39.0...

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  • A millionaire told millennials to stop eating avocado toast. The internet revolted
A millionaire told millennials to stop eating avocado toast. The internet revolted

Mr Gurner said the problem may lay with reality TV stars, who give people unrealistic expectations. A Melbourne property mogul says the dream of owning your own home is still possible - so long as members of Generation Y can cut back on unnecessary spending and poor lifestyle choices.

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  • Sanchez, Giroud send Arsenal up to fifth
Sanchez, Giroud send Arsenal up to fifth

Giroud settled the contest with a late header and Wenger admitted the form of his frontmen has left him with a selection headache. "I felt that, if you look at individual performances, you couldn't be disappointed from the goalkeeper right through to Danny Welbeck".

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  • Pa Attorney General's Office files criminal charges in deadly 2015 Amtrak crash
Pa Attorney General's Office files criminal charges in deadly 2015 Amtrak crash

Judge Marsha Neifield ruled in their favor, ordering the district attorney to charge Bostian with involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment. Victims' lawyers have provoked speculations why Bostian would have accelerated the speed, instead of slowing down, if he had been sent into a shock by something striking the train.

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  • Singapore sovereign fund GIC pares UBS stake at a loss (C)
Singapore sovereign fund GIC pares UBS stake at a loss (C)

UBS shares reversed gains after the announcement, falling 1.3% to 16.61 francs (US$16.66) at the close in Zurich. According to the Business Times, "GIC took stakes in UBS and Citigroup early in the financial crisis as part of a tactical move into a beleaguered financial sector".

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  • Boat with 512 migrants, seven corpses aboard reaches Sicily
Boat with 512 migrants, seven corpses aboard reaches Sicily

The coast guard gave no details of the migrants' origins, but most arriving in Italy are originally from Sub-Saharan Africa or Bangladesh, and pay Libya-based smugglers to organise their passage. In addition, organisations assisting asylum seekers say that the smugglers' methods have become increasingly brutal with people reporting cases of rape,...

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  • Sage of Omaha Warren Buffett eyeing benefits of Trump tax cut
Sage of Omaha Warren Buffett eyeing benefits of Trump tax cut

May 7, 2017. He told Berkshire shareholders on Saturday that Geico, a Berkshire subsidiary, was paying Google $10 per click whenever someone clicked on its ads. Another famous investor, Jim Rogers, sold all his Indian shares in 2015 after getting exhausted of waiting for change. The search engine was initially offered at a bargain-basement price ...

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

Oil futures settled almost flat on Friday, but still registered their first weekly gain in a month on the likelihood that key crude producers will extend output cuts beyond an agreed-on June deadline. USA energy firms have added oil rigs for a 17th week in a row, extending a 12-month drilling recovery that is expected to help boost crude production...

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  • US officials warn Trump against moving US embassy to Jerusalem
US officials warn Trump against moving US embassy to Jerusalem

Trump is planning on visiting the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City, the holiest Jewish prayer site. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says President Donald Trump is considering how moving the U.S. He showed little concern about Israeli settlement construction on occupied lands claimed by the Palestinians, expressed support for recognizing ...

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  • Andhra Pradesh ropes in Singapore firms to develop start-up area in Amaravati
Andhra Pradesh ropes in Singapore firms to develop start-up area in Amaravati

The Start-up Area is expected to create the first centers of activity attracting settlers and investment into Amaravati City, comprising developments for business, commercial and residential uses. Singapore consortium will have an equity participation of Rs 306 crore (58 per cent) while Amaravati Development Corporation (ADC) will have Rs 222 crore...

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  • Chinese Competition To Boeing 737, Airbus A320 Marks First Flight
Chinese Competition To Boeing 737, Airbus A320 Marks First Flight

China's first large jetliner has successfully completed its maiden flight, a key moment in the country's push to challenge the US and Europe as a global manufacturer. Chinese airlines are expected drive demand over the next two decades, buying almost 7,000 planes - mostly from Boeing and Airbus. Currently, the single-aisle category is dominated by ...

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  • Canada home resales fall in April as market cooling begins: CREA
Canada home resales fall in April as market cooling begins: CREA

The industry trade group says home sales over the MLS system fell 1.7 per cent last month compared with March. The GTA also factored in the decline, with faded activity compared to record levels set in April a year ago. Greater Vancouver, which was impacted by BC's foreign-buyer tax for Metro Vancouver in August previous year, is seeing benchmark p...

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  • UK Conservatives have 18 point lead over Labour: Comres poll
UK Conservatives have 18 point lead over Labour: Comres poll

Jeremy Corbyn will promise to take a million patients off NHS waiting lists by 2020 and Theresa May will unveil what she claims is the biggest extension of workers' rights by any Conservative government, as the parties compete hard for the backing of what the prime minister calls "ordinary working-class people".

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  • Now, HDFC too matches SBI,ICICI's rates, lowers to 8.35%
Now, HDFC too matches SBI,ICICI's rates, lowers to 8.35%

ICICI will also give new home loan borrowers the option of linking their loans to either the six-month MCLR or the one-year MCLR. In terms of the new schedule of rates, salaried women borrowers will get home loans at 8.35% and others at 8.40% for loans up to Rs 30 lakh.

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  • Govt plans to build 34000 Auckland homes
Govt plans to build 34000 Auckland homes

The government will reveal its next steps in its social housing plan in Auckland later today. He's signalling intensification of state housing on existing sites will be a feature, something he says can be achieved under Auckland's unitary plan.

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  • US accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies
US accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies

Thousands of executed detainees have been dumped in mass graves in recent years, acting Assistant Secretary of State Stuart Jones said. "Today we are releasing newly declassified reporting and photos that underscore the depths to which the Syrian regime has gone with the continued support of its allies with Russian Federation and Iran", Jones tol...

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  • Oil stable on expectations of extended OPEC-led production cut
Oil stable on expectations of extended OPEC-led production cut

The US dollar fell significantly at the open on Monday, as the Russian and Saudi officials suggested that an extension of the OPEC production cuts was needed. In late November, OPEC agreed to cut production by 1.2 million barrels a day, the first such reduction agreement since 2008. The ministers pledged "to do whatever it takes" to reduce gl...

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  • ING Groep NV (INGA) Given a €16.50 Price Target at Macquarie
ING Groep NV (INGA) Given a €16.50 Price Target at Macquarie

ING shares closed at €15.15 each in Amsterdam Tuesday after a 3.44% decline on the session that trimmed the year-to-date gain to 13.3% compared to the 10.73% gain for the Stoxx Europe 600 Banks index . If you are viewing this report on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States and global copyright and trad...

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  • Stock Recommendations & Consensus on United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)
Stock Recommendations & Consensus on United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

On average, analysts anticipate that United States Steel Co. will post $1.11 earnings per share for the current year. Year to date AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS ) is -44.96%, -33.02% over the last quarter, and -18.67% for the past six months.

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  • Merkel's party seeks decisive victory in bellwether state vote
Merkel's party seeks decisive victory in bellwether state vote

The western state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), with 17.9 million people, is home to almost a quarter of Germany's population. SPD party leader and candidate for Chancellor Martin Schulz casts his vote with his wife in the western German town of Wuerselen, during North Rhine-Westphalia state elections, May 14, 2017.

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  • Cloud Peak Energy (CLD) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.29
Cloud Peak Energy (CLD) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.29

The most lofty price projection sees the stock reaching $7 within the year, while the most conservative has a $4 target on the name. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. The firm had revenue of $195.73 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $233.58 million. During the s...

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  • Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack
Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

The number of local victims is steadily rising. Tehan declined to provide details on the three affected companies, but said the first Australian company reported as hit was not "a government organisation or a hospital or anything like that".

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