• Hollande to May: agree Brexit terms first, then we'll talk trade
Hollande to May: agree Brexit terms first, then we'll talk trade

May, who officially triggered two years of Brexit negotiations Wednesday, has repeatedly said she wants to guarantee the rights of some 3 million European Union citizens resident in Britain, but that it's contingent on a reciprocal promise by the EU's 27 other governments for more than 1 million Britons resident in their countries.

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  • Sanctions North Koreans it links to weapons, financial networks
Sanctions North Koreans it links to weapons, financial networks

War games are now raging as the US and South drill for the possibility of war with North Korea. South Korean athletes need approval from Seoul to enter the North as the 1950-53 Korean War ended with a truce, not a peace treaty, leaving the two Koreas technically in a state of war.

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  • Jurgen Klopp Is Cut Above Brendan Rodgers Insists Liverpool Legend
Jurgen Klopp Is Cut Above Brendan Rodgers Insists Liverpool Legend

Liverpool will most likely drop Coutinho further back, and allow Ben Woodburn to get the start higher up with Mane and Firmino. "Then, again, say about it what you want". "That is how we like to play and how we like to continue". When I saw them I thought they would look exhausted but they weren't. The big story for Liverpool coming into thi...

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  • How to watch the 2017 ACM Awards
How to watch the 2017 ACM Awards

Four of these artists are also nominated in Single Record of the Year, including Urban's "Blue Ain't Your Color", Florida Georgia Line's "H.O.L.Y.", Morris' "My Church" and Lambert's "Vice", in addition to McGraw's "Humble and Kind". "It's very important to me". "They are always going to watch". Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley sat down with Great ...

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  • Brit Johanna Konta beats Wozniacki in Miami Open final
Brit Johanna Konta beats Wozniacki in Miami Open final

Wozniacki has been at this level many times before, the comparative experience level of the two players emphasising just how much of a relative newcomer Konta remains at this level. But instead she suffered a third final defeat of 2017 - following losses to Elina Svitolina in the Dubai Championships and to Karolina Pliskova in the Qatar Open.

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  • April Kicks Off With Wintry Mix of Snow and Sleet
April Kicks Off With Wintry Mix of Snow and Sleet

An inch of snow accumulated in Boston overnight, but as temperatures rose and precipitation changed over to rain, only a coating of slush was left by sunrise. Main Impact: Travel may become hard with snow covered and snow packed roads. Freezing rain could be an issue over northern Worcester County and into Franklin County.

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  • Spain may get sign-off on Gibraltar Brexit deal
Spain may get sign-off on Gibraltar Brexit deal

The negotiating principles from the European Council stipulate that any future trade deal between the EU and the United Kingdom will not apply to the British territory - unless it is agreed by Spain. Though Gibraltar residents voted overwhelmingly in favor of remaining in the European Union , the inhabitants of the rock want to stay under Unite...

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  • FirstNet Selects AT&T for First Responder Broadband Network Project
FirstNet Selects AT&T for First Responder Broadband Network Project

Created by an act of Congress in 2012 , the First Responder Network Authority launched a tender for a network operator in January 2016. FirstNet addresses a key recommendation of the 9/11 Commission regarding communications used by police, fire, and emergency medical personnel.

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  • Trump declares war on Republican conservatives: 'We must fight them'
Trump declares war on Republican conservatives: 'We must fight them'

This week, Trump told a bipartisan group of senators he's anxious to cut a deal on health care reform. "I don't want that to happen", Ryan told the CBS program "This Morning" program, referring to Trump's offer to work with Democrats. "This bill keeps Washington the same, plain and simple". But as the White House considered flexing its muscle a...

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  • OAS head accuses Venezuela's Maduro of 'self-coup'
OAS head accuses Venezuela's Maduro of 'self-coup'

But in a statement released shortly after, Mark Toner, a State Department spokesman, called on Venezuela to "permit the democratically-elected National Assembly to perform its constitutional functions, hold elections as soon as possible, and immediately release all political prisoners".

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  • President Jerry Brown? 'Don't rule it out,' governor quips
President Jerry Brown? 'Don't rule it out,' governor quips

The 10-year plan would boost gasoline excise taxes by 12 cents a gallon - a 43 percent increase, said the person who has direct knowledge of the proposal but sought anonymity because details were being officially announced later in the day.

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  • Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions
Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

Following through on an election promise, Trump signed an order to review some of his predecessor Barack Obama's climate legacy, declaring an end to "job-killing regulations". Thomas J. Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce president, supported Trump's action to "make regulatory relief and energy security a top priority". To put the miners "back to w...

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  • It's over: Britain officially files for divorce from the European Union
It's over: Britain officially files for divorce from the European Union

Leader of the ALDE Guy Verhofstadt speaks during a media conference at the European Parliament in Brussels on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. For the EU, already reeling from successive crises over debt and refugees, the loss of Britain is the biggest blow yet to 60 years of efforts to forge European unity in the wake of two world wars.

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  • Oil lower as U.S. inventories reach record high 533.1 million barrels
Oil lower as U.S. inventories reach record high 533.1 million barrels

On one hand, the rise in USA refinery utilization rate indicates the annual maintenance season is now past and refiners will lap up more crude, said Societe Generale. Brent crude was trading around $51 a barrel at 10.26am in Dubai. "Last week's increase in USA production and stocks will do little to assuage fears that the OPEC output cuts will...

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  • Massachusetts gas prices inch up a penny per gallon
Massachusetts gas prices inch up a penny per gallon

As a state, IL is averaging $2.30 per gallon. Meanwhile, a new AAA survey found that a quarter of all motorists believe existing gas prices are already too high. Of course, prices traditionally climb steeply in the spring through the summer, so we should be happy with this year's trend. They might drive at a more steady pace, at a lower speed...

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  • New Zealand beats Fiji 2-0 in World Cup qualifier
New Zealand beats Fiji 2-0 in World Cup qualifier

While the European-based All Whites will be in action well into May, the Phoenix-based New Zealand contingent will likely have their feet up in a matter of weeks. I think when you play against bigger teams they sort of come out a bit more so over the two games it's been hard to really carve them open. The Kiwis sit top of their group, with an u...

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  • Comcast to Expand Streaming Service
Comcast to Expand Streaming Service

Xfinity Instant TV, as the service is known, will be priced somewhere between $15 and $40 per month, and will include major broadcast networks and offer add on options for sports and other channels. Some reports have argued that this requirement is grounds for violating basic net neutrality principles, as the service would be getting preferred trea...

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  • Oklahoma officer killed after trying to take suspect down with taser
Oklahoma officer killed after trying to take suspect down with taser

The officer made a traffic stop late Sunday when a man ran from the officer, Tecumseh Assistant Police Chief J.R. Kidney told CNN. The officer and the suspect later traded fire, Kidney said. Fallin grew up in the east-central community of Tecumseh and graduated from high school there. A woman who was driving the vehicle the suspect was in is ...

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  • Easter Bunny bringing the fun
Easter Bunny bringing the fun

The egg hunt starts at 1 p.m. sharp and attendees are advised to be there in advance and be ready to go because the eggs are grabbed up quickly. Easter Hoppenings. The dealership believes that involvement is the key to building strong community, which is why this Easter Egg Hunt has become an annual tradition.

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  • AMA urges members of Congress to oppose the American Health Care Act
AMA urges members of Congress to oppose the American Health Care Act

Last week, the AMA launched a new website, patientsbeforepolitics.org, aimed at encouraging physicians and patients to join the effort to increase access to affordable, meaningful coverage for all Americans. John's Well Child and Family Center, which operates more than a dozen health facilities across Los Angeles. "This health care bill is a bad ...

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  • US Marshals Sent To Protect Judge Who Blocked Latest Travel Ban
US Marshals Sent To Protect Judge Who Blocked Latest Travel Ban

Since this ruling Watson has received threatening messages and Michele Ernst, an Federal Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman, told CNN that the agency had been alerted and was willing to offer him more protection. Iraq was left out of the new ban and changes were made to allow current visa and green-card holders to enter the country. The ban wo...

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  • Verizon, AT&T, Johnson & Johnson Join YouTube Boycott
Verizon, AT&T, Johnson & Johnson Join YouTube Boycott

J&J said on Thursday it wanted to ensure that its product advertising did not appear on channels that promote "offensive content", a day after AT&T, Verizon , and several other major advertisers suspended their digital ads after discovering their brands had been appearing alongside videos promoting violence and hatred.

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  • Wall Street suffers worst day this year
Wall Street suffers worst day this year

Market participants are watching the outcome largely for clues to the fate of other elements of President Donald Trump's agenda, including corporate tax cuts. The S&P 500 is trading at about 18 times forward earnings estimates against the long-term average of 15, according to Thomson Reuters data. At the close, the Dow Jones was 1.14% off at ...

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  • Brazil cements its place in next year's World Cup finals
Brazil cements its place in next year's World Cup finals

Experienced goalkeeper Fernando Muslera was also banned and replaced by Martin Silva. Gabriel unfortunately is injured. To all this, it is the Pentakampeon that is the most successful national team in history, with five world championship titles on its account.

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  • Westminster terror attack: Mayor of London's statement
Westminster terror attack: Mayor of London's statement

Mr Trump linked to a report of the interview in a tweet , saying "You have to be kidding me?!" "Part and parcel of living in a great global city is you've got to be prepared for these things, you've got to be vigilant, you've got to support the police doing an incredibly hard job", said Mr Khan, who was in NY at the time .

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  • Fall in the pound makes London a cheaper city
Fall in the pound makes London a cheaper city

In 3rd place overall, Zurich is the most expensive European city, while NY is the sole North American city in the top ten. The Greek capital Athens, ranked 92nd, was the cheapest city in Western Europe, on a par with the cost of living in the Philippines capital Manila.

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  • Mercosur deal: Brussels pressed over Brazilian meat scandal
Mercosur deal: Brussels pressed over Brazilian meat scandal

One of the world's leading producers, Brazil exports $12 billion of meat to about 150 countries. Investigator Mauricio Moscardi Grillo said the meatpackers used chemicals to improve the appearance and smell of expired meats. "The commission is in the process of ensuring that any of the establishment implicated in the fraud are suspended from the ...

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  • Oil ends lower as rising United States rig count, G-20 statement unnerves
Oil ends lower as rising United States rig count, G-20 statement unnerves

As of 8am GMT (4 pm Singapore time), prices for benchmark Brent crude futures were down 34 cents, or 0.66 per cent, at US$51.42 (S$72) per barrel. Russia, the largest of the 11 outside producers working with OPEC, has not publicly said whether it supports extending the supply cut, but is wary about the revival of US shale output due to higher o...

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  • Ontario man sought in murder of stepson
Ontario man sought in murder of stepson

Authorities said they will be issuing a Canada-wide warrant for a St. Catharines man in connection with a first-degree murder and an attempted murder on Friday. Police say Whitney Dumas "is co-operating with [the police] and [they] have taken security measures to ensure her safety". "We haven't discussed what happened or why it happened, we can j...

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  • Stocks rise ahead of Fed, Dutch vote result
Stocks rise ahead of Fed, Dutch vote result

Rate rises lead to higher bond yields, which increase the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion and tend to boost the dollar, in which gold is priced. GO HIGHER: GoPro, which makes wearable cameras, surged 16.3% to $8.55 after it announced a cost-cutting plan and said it's sticking by its forecast for 2017 profits.

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  • European Shares Seen Up After Dutch Vote Result
European Shares Seen Up After Dutch Vote Result

USA producer prices rose more than expected last month, marking the most robust year-on-year gain in almost five years. Economists had been expecting growth of 0.75 percent while the central bank tipped growth of 1.0 percent on quarter. The S&P 500 Index jumped by the most in two weeks while contracts on Australian, Korean and Taiwanese stock index...

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  • To-the-point: Tesla raising United States dollars 1.15bn in stock, notes offerings
To-the-point: Tesla raising United States dollars 1.15bn in stock, notes offerings

Tesla has announced plans for another public stock offering in which it hopes to raise about £1.15bn to strengthen its balance sheet as it ramps up production of its Model 3 electric vehicle. According to a document filed by the company with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the California-based manufacturer sold its stock at $262 per sha...

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  • Amgen Says Repatha Reduces Risk Of Hard Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events
Amgen Says Repatha Reduces Risk Of Hard Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events

On the safety side, Amgen spotted no new risks of taking the drug. Investors might not agree, however; Amgen shares dropped in pre-market trading by 6%. Dr. Seth Baum, president of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology, said records from IMS Health, an information services company, show 83 percent of patients had claims rejected in the f...

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  • Asian shares weaker with Fed rate views weighing
Asian shares weaker with Fed rate views weighing

Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 1.5 percent to 24,146.81 and Seoul's Kospi rose 0.6 percent to 2,146.33. G-20 POWWOW: Finance leaders from the G-20 industrial and emerging economies are meeting Friday-Saturday in the southern German resort town of Baden-Baden.

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  • US Charges 2 Russian FSB Officers, 2 Alleged Hackers Over Yahoo Attack
US Charges 2 Russian FSB Officers, 2 Alleged Hackers Over Yahoo Attack

The Department of Justice announced on Wednesday an indictment of four men, including two Russian intelligence officers , for hacking into Yahoo and stealing data on 500 million users. What do you think of Wednesday's news from the Department of Justice? The DOJ says the two Russians being charged, Dmitry Dokuchaev and Igor Sushchin, are o...

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  • Cruise Ship Comes Within Feet Of Colliding With Jet Skiers
Cruise Ship Comes Within Feet Of Colliding With Jet Skiers

As the ship moved through the water, Skylar Penpasuglia, 19, and Allison Garrett, 20, both of Princeton, West Virginia, were riding a jet ski in Port Canaveral. The incident occurred Saturday as the Carnival Magic was departing Port Canaveral harbor. "If someone gets too close to one of these cruise ships when they're not supposed to, there's no ...

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  • Pandora Premium Music Streaming Launched For $10 A Month
Pandora Premium Music Streaming Launched For $10 A Month

Pandora Premium is an on-demand music streaming service in the same vein as Spotify and Apple Music . Even though Pandora , may be late to the streaming game, the company now has a monthly user base of 80 million with the hope of increasing it with new on-demand services.

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  • Ackman bails on Valeant, losing $3 billion
Ackman bails on Valeant, losing $3 billion

In after-hours trading Monday, it dropped nearly 10 percent further to $10.91. We make no recommendation that the securities of the companies profiled or discussed in on our website should be purchased, sold or held by investors. The company priced a secondary stock offering of 30 million shares at $0.50 a share this morning. The company said on ...

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  • US Treasuries trade cautiously ahead of FOMC policy meeting
US Treasuries trade cautiously ahead of FOMC policy meeting

Benchmark Brent crude settled down 0.8 percent at $50.92 a barrel. It's the seventh straight decline in the price of oil. Most Fed policymakers say such data gives them increasing confidence that inflation will eventually reach the Fed's goal after years of undershooting.

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  • United Kingdom minister tells lawmakers not to delay Brexit
United Kingdom minister tells lawmakers not to delay Brexit

With British Prime Minister Theresa May now free to trigger article 50 , Guy Verhofstadt insisted that MEPs must have their say if a deal between the bloc and Britain is to be reached. She said May had failed to engage with her call for Scotland to remain in the European single market after Brexit, and that Scotland risked being taken out of the...

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  • OPEC vs. US Oil
OPEC vs. US Oil

Rosneft said the only guaranteed route to balance the market was for all producers to limit supplies, but acknowledged this would not happen because USA shale producers would not join any such pact. As for crude inventories on their own, they are up 49.4mn bbls, or 800,000 bpd: last quarter's drop is being completely offset by the rise in US crude ...

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  • Department store chain Gordmans files for bankruptcy, plans to liquidate
Department store chain Gordmans files for bankruptcy, plans to liquidate

Wegner of Kutak Rock. CEO Andy Hall says the chain will operate "as usual without interruption". The company released a news release saying it has filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Nebraska.

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  • North Korea jumps on South Korean president's ouster, calling her a 'criminal'
North Korea jumps on South Korean president's ouster, calling her a 'criminal'

The South Korean leader, Park Geun-hye, "had one more year left as "president" but, now she's been ousted, she will be investigated as a common criminal", North Korea's state KCNA news agency reported. Huge barriers, manned by dozens of police officers, separate the two protest camps. -It was a striking end for South Korean President Park Geun-hy...

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  • Traders Sell Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM) on Strength After Analyst Downgrade
Traders Sell Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM) on Strength After Analyst Downgrade

Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at 3.03 in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at 7.17 and sector's optimum level is 7.02.

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  • Tesla boss weighs in to fix Australian power crisis
Tesla boss weighs in to fix Australian power crisis

Mike Cannon-Brookes, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, got hold of the article and tweeted it out, asking Musk how serious he is about the claim. Would you bet against Elon Musk? Lyndon Rive, who heads Tesla's battery division, said in an interview with Australia's AFR that the company was capable of delivering the battery packs thanks to incr...

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  • Facebook to stream Major League Soccer matches this season
Facebook to stream Major League Soccer matches this season

Facebook is kicking at least 22 live Major League Soccer matches this season across its video platforms, under a pact with the league and Univision Communications' Univision Deportes, which owns US broadcast rights to the games. The terms of agreement haven't been disclosed yet. Dan Reed, head of Facebook's global sports partnerships i...

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  • Westwood Holdings Group Inc. Has $3255000 Position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)
Westwood Holdings Group Inc. Has $3255000 Position in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. Rowland & Co. Investment Counsel ADV purchased a new position in Marathon Petroleum Corp during the third quarter worth about $105,000. The mean revenue estimate for the current fiscal period ending March 2017 is $1.34B by 7 brokerage firms. During the same quarter in the previous...

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  • Analyst Sights on Price Reaction History: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
Analyst Sights on Price Reaction History: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 7 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 14 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 2 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Last session Ford Motor Company RSI was seen at 46.02. The original version of this piece of content can be read at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/ford-motor-company-f-given-new-11-00-price-target-a...

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  • Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life agree all-share merger
Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life agree all-share merger

Under the terms, which remain the same since talks were first revealed on March 4 , Standard Life shareholders will own 66.7 percent of the combined group, according to a joint statement from on Monday. While cost-cutting after the merger threatens the loss of valuable financial sector jobs at a hard time for the Scottish economy, many in Scotla...

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  • Deutsche Bank says to raise EUR8 bn with new share issue
Deutsche Bank says to raise EUR8 bn with new share issue

The Corporate & Investment Bank group division comprises corporate banking and securities activities and is divided into Corporate Banking & Securities (CB&S), comprising Markets and Corporate Finance businesses, and Global Transaction Banking (GTB) corporate divisions.

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