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A 'weak' United Kingdom negotiating partner 'bad' for Brexit talks

A 'weak' United Kingdom negotiating partner 'bad' for Brexit talks

European Council president Donald Tusk has congratulated Theresa May - after earlier warning Britain about failing to start official Brexit talks on time. "But with his position on Brexit, he will fin...

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US Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) — Stock Trend Analysis

US Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) — Stock Trend Analysis

Zacks' earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that cover U.S. Silica Holdings. U.S. Silica Holdings had a negative return on equity of 7.51% and a neg...

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What Analysts are Predicting For Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL), Fastenal Company

The stock traded at a volume of 4.37 million shares. The stock was trading on below-average volume. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has declined 15.45% since June 9, 2016 and is downtrending. Alpha On...

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Oil prices tank to November levels on unexpected rise in U.S. inventories

According to the Financial Times , the sharp fall in oil prices was due to the Energy Information Administration (EIA) reporting United States inventories had increased 3.3 million barrels to 513.2 m...

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Qatar Hires Former US Attorney General To Rebut Terrorism Allegations

Qatar Hires Former US Attorney General To Rebut Terrorism Allegations

El-Sissi thanked Trump for his participation in a counter-terrorism summit in Riyadh last May, in which he abandoned some of the harsh anti-Muslim rhetoric of his presidential campaign and vowed to fi...

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Admiral Group plc (ADM) Earns Neutral Rating from Goldman Sachs Group Inc

With 164,100 avg volume, 10 days are for Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR)'s short sellers to cover IMMR's short positions. This is a boost from U and I Group PLC's previous dividend of $2.80. 11/01...

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

There was concern that a weak minority administration and a possible leadership challenge to May after her electoral gamble backfired might mean further delay to the start of talks scheduled for June ...

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Sterling stunned by UK election shock, stocks await more results

Sterling stunned by UK election shock, stocks await more results

London's FTSE 100 gained about 1% in the first few minutes of trading on Friday. As far as investors are concerned, sentiment surrounding the pound will dictate the fortunes of the stock market ...

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Brazil's president denies spying on judge investigating him

Brazil's president denies spying on judge investigating him

If Temer is ousted, power is handed to Congress , which will have up to 30 days to choose a caretaker president until new elections. Alexandre Parola, a spokesman for Temer, said after the ruling t...

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Pound tumbles on UK election turmoil

All eyes will now be looking for signs of how Britain's new Government will shape up and how it affects Brexit - and whether Theresa May will stay on as prime minister. The moves followed a quiet se...

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This Weeks Target Prices For Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM)

It has underperformed by 8.54% the S&P500. It improved, as 4 investors sold CTT shares while 32 reduced holdings. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have giv...

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Iranian authorities arrest seven suspects for supporting ISIS attacks

In two near-simultaneous terrorist attacks on the administrative building of the Majlis in central Tehran and the shrine of Imam Khomeini in southern Tehran on Wednesday 17 people were killed and ...

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Who are the DUP? British voters frantically Google after United Kingdom polls

As things stand, it looks as if the two parties will work together under an informal arrangement rather than an official coalition, with the DUP supporting the Conservatives on key votes, such as ...

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Qatar, accused of supporting terrorism, hires ex-US attorney general

Qatar, accused of supporting terrorism, hires ex-US attorney general

The Ashcroft firm was hired to do a compliance and regulatory view of Qatar's anti-money laundering and counterterrorist financing framework, Sullivan said in an e-mail. Qatar Petroleum says it has ...

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United Kingdom election shock stuns sterling

United Kingdom election shock stuns sterling

The pound shed more than 2 percent against the dollar, dropping as low as $US1.2636 and 88.6 pence per euro - two-and six-month troughs - before recovering all the way to $1.2741 and 87.70. The FTSE ...

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President Trump: private air traffic control

The FAA has been trying to get up to speed with its Next Generation Air Transport System, or NextGen , but analysts say it's fallen short of expectations . "Seize this opportunity - because if you...

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Blumenthal: If Sessions had 3rd, undisclosed Russian meeting, it 'could be perjury'

Comey testified he kept notes after meeting with Trump because "I was honestly concerned that he might lie about the nature of our meeting, and so I thought it really important to document". Come...

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Mattis Calls Out China's 'Contempt' For Nations' 'Interests'

China's territorial claims in the resource-rich South China Sea are contested by several nations. "Once we have exhausted all possible alternatives, the Americans will do the right thing", Mattis sa...

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Man who opened fire in Moscow eliminates to police

Man who opened fire in Moscow eliminates to police

Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev said the man had also thrown grenades during an hours-long standoff that started on June 10. The bodies of two people shot by a local resident in his household...

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France's Macron, Alongside Putin, Denounces Two Russian Media For Election Meddling

France's Macron, Alongside Putin, Denounces Two Russian Media For Election Meddling

Macron , 39, who won the May 17 election in a landslide, said he and Putin had "extremely frank" talks but emphasized that Russian Federation and France could work together on issues like terrorism....

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Police raid arrest 20th person involved with the London Bridge attack

He said that on his police radio "I could hear officers on London Bridge desperately calling for ambulances", and got a police cruiser to take the man who had been stabbed in the stomach to a hospit...

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Climate change work will continue without USA, says CARICOM

Steve Bullock has called withdrawing from the Paris agreement "short-sighted and risky". "Hawaii is committed to environmental stewardship, and we look forward to working with other states to fi...

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Trump calls Comey a 'leaker,' feels 'vindication' after Comey hearing

The complaint will focus on Comey's testimony that he gave a friend the content of memos about his conversations with Trump and asked the friend to then give that information to a reporter. He a...

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British pound dives as UK enters new period of political uncertainty

However she said he, along with foreign secretary Boris Johnson, home secretary Amber Rudd, defence secretary Michael Fallon and Brexit minister David Davis would remain in their posts. As Mrs May cli...

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London Bridge attackers tried to rent bigger van to kill more people

London Bridge attackers tried to rent bigger van to kill more people

A man stands near flowers laid down after a vigil to commemorate the victims of the terror attack on London Bridge and at Borough Market . Sadiq Khan urged Londoners to go out and visit the cap...

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$0.23 EPS Expected for Penn National Gaming, Inc (PENN) This Quarter

The firm bought 16,100 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $297,000. Deutsche Bancshares Ag holds 1.05M shares. Facebook Inc now has $440.51 billion valuation. RBC Capital Markets...

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British Prime Minister Theresa May's Top 2 Aides Quit

The Daily Mail's headline was "Tories turn on Theresa" after Conservatives told media that the party was discussing the prospect of another election and potential candidates to replace May. Theres...

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7 things overheard at DC bars during James Comey's testimony

7 things overheard at DC bars during James Comey's testimony

Dozens of people came out for the event, and it was standing-room-only, as of about 11 a.m. Comey, who is testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee , is testifying about the FBI's investi...

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Ensign Energy Services Inc. (ESVIF) Reviewed By Analysts

The firm owned 7,488,239 shares of the oil and gas company's stock after selling 44,763 shares during the period. Fiera Capital Corp raised its position in Superior Energy Services by 334.7% in the fo...

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Conservatives' chief whip in North for DUP talks

Conservatives' chief whip in North for DUP talks

Britain's best-selling Sun newspaper said senior members of the party had vowed to get rid of May, but would wait at least six months because they were anxious that a leadership contest could propel...

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London Bridge attackers had 'planned to use 7.5 tonne lorry'

She said: "People will be thinking about what happened last Saturday night and respecting those who have lost their lives, their families and those who have been affected but also not giving in to t...

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England draw was one of the "most emotional games ever" for Strachan

England were heading for a first qualifying defeat since October 2009 after Leigh Griffiths struck two glorious late free-kicks to wipe out substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 70th-minute opener. ...

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Marks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Given "Hold" Rating at Shore Capital

Highland Capital Management Lp bought 1.20 million shares as the company's stock rose 16.26% with the market. The institutional investor held 7,335 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the e...

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OPEC, Russia & other producers to curb inventories to five-year average

OPEC, Russia & other producers to curb inventories to five-year average

Libya's oil production is expected to rise to 800,000 barrels per day (bpd) this week, state-run National Oil Corporation said on Monday. USA crude futures for July delivery were down 1.93% at $4...

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Wonder Woman breaks box office record for female-directed films

The movie is directed by Patty Jenkins and features Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman , Chris Pine as Steve Trevor, David Thewlis as Sir Patrick, Robin Wright as Antiope and Danny Huston as Ludendorff. J...

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Oil futures climb 1 percent after U.S. stockpile draw

But more recently, OPEC has retreated by putting a lid to its production. Dubai crude is now trading around $51.37 a barrel and has held below $60 a barrel since mid-2015. Some commodity markets ...

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Trump says he would testify under oath that Comey lied

In his testimony, Comey recalled that during a private White House dinner on January 27, the president asked him for "loyalty" and to lay off his former top aide Flynn - who is under investigation o...

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Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

Worldwide terrorism, violent extremism and religious intolerance pose grave threat not only to regional stability but also to global peace and order and must be confronted by all countries in a coordi...

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Stockpile Hike Leads to Plunging Oil Prices

Stockpile Hike Leads to Plunging Oil Prices

However, the brokerage said that price gains could be capped by what it called a "deeply bearish" macro-economic environment. Global benchmark Brent crude fell 4 percent to $48.11 a barrel - its lowes...

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London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck to kill more people

London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck to kill more people

Police have said they need a major re-think about how to counter such plots by people who had come onto their radar but were not considered a serious threat. Butt was known to police and MI5. "Looki...

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