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County declares emergency after flooding

Lt. Gov. Calley made the declaration on Friday June 23. State police helicopters and unmanned drones were in the air assessing damage. A list of roads closed in Midland County can be found here. The...

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5.7-magnitude natural disaster rocks Japan's Nagano prefecture

5.7-magnitude natural disaster rocks Japan's Nagano prefecture

So far no major damage or injuries were reported, and no tsunami warning has been issued. Local officials also received reports of minor damage to houses and fallen rocks, while some train services we...

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US Federal Reserve hikes rates again as confidence in the economy grows

US Federal Reserve hikes rates again as confidence in the economy grows

The market had priced in a 97% likelihood of a US Federal Reserve rate hike so it is no surprise that the decision has not boosted the dollar. Improvement in the labor market strengthened, econo...

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Portugal progress to Confederations Cup semi-finals after beating New Zealand

Portugal progress to Confederations Cup semi-finals after beating New Zealand

And Mexico went on to take the lead in even more freaky circumstances early in the second half, with Akinfeev completely misjudging a long ball and presenting Hirving Lozano with a simple headed f...

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Portugal, Mexico reach Confed Cup semifinals

Portugal, Mexico reach Confed Cup semifinals

Russia's early exit from was another setback for next year's World Cup hosts who also went out of last year's European Championship at the group stage, when they failed to win a game and were regarde...

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Don't make a historical blunder, Lalu to Nitish

As he walked to the room of the Returning Officer, Kovind folded his hands to greet his supporters. The election for the next President of India is to be held on July 17 as President Pranab Mukher...

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Girl stuck in borewell pulled out dead

Girl stuck in borewell pulled out dead

Telangana: Almost 24 hours after 16-month-old Chinnari fell into an open borewell in Telangana's Ranga Reddy district, she remains stuck inside the pit making her chances of survival feeble. "Wh...

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China, US Agree on 'Complete, Irreversible' Korean Denuclearization

China, US Agree on 'Complete, Irreversible' Korean Denuclearization

Secretary of Defense James Mattis. North Korea hasn't conducted a nuclear test explosion as feared earlier this year but has kept up its rapid pace of missile launches. Washington has one threat it ...

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Uber's under-pressure boss has finally given in

Uber's under-pressure boss has finally given in

Uber's board said in a statement that Kalanick had "always put Uber first". It was unclear who would replace Kalanick. His own issues came to a head in March after a video surfaced showing him in ...

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Deal Talk: Amazon Stays Mum, While Whole Foods Goes Off Script

Deal Talk: Amazon Stays Mum, While Whole Foods Goes Off Script

Online grocery is expected to grow in the USA over the next few years, according to Hurley, with revenue increasing at an annualized 10.1 percent to $13.5 billion over the past five years. I woke up, ...

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Herding the Senate cats to repeal ObamaCare

For example, Republicans who were pro-life weren't characterized as anti-abortion they were conducting a war on women. Members from both parties agree the repeal effort has never been closer to fruiti...

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24-hour amateur radio field day taking place this weekend

24-hour amateur radio field day taking place this weekend

The group participated in American Radio Relay League Field Day. "We don't have catastrophes or problems or disasters on a daily basis", said Field Day Director Kurt Eversole. "During Hurricane Katr...

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Chico's FAS, Inc. (CHS) Stake Maintained by Ameritas Investment Partners Inc

Finally, Rothschild Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Chico's FAS during the first quarter worth approximately $23,495,000. Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduce...

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Hamilton takes 66th career pole in Azerbaijan

Conceding that the first two steps of the podium were out of reach thanks to the lightning pace of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas , he maintained that overhauling the Ferrari pair starting ...

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ObamaCare Battle: Pro-Trump group previewing attack ads on GOP Senator Heller

One-sixth of the US economy will be upended, with unknown risks and consequences. Hours after McConnell unveiled the bill Thursday, four other GOP senators said they also opposed the measure...

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Pelosi Bares The Brunt Of Dems' Georgia Loss

Georgia Republican Party Chairman John Watson credited Handel for "crushing liberal dreams". What would have happened if Ossoff came out for a national Medicare For All program? "And it never will ...

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West Virginia Prepares For Flash Floods Amid Vast Storm

West Virginia Prepares For Flash Floods Amid Vast Storm

Tropical Storm Cindy earlier in the week brought flooding when it made landfall near the Texas-Louisiana line. Persistent drainage problems frustrate residents, some of whom. Coweta County remains un...

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China willing to maintain coordination with U.S. on Korean Peninsular issue

Otto Warmbier's death after returning from North Korean imprisonment is stoking outrage in Washington and threatening to overshadow high-level U.S. Amid North Korea's multiple ballistic missile test...

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$0.32 EPS Expected for Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL)

Edgewood Management LLC boosted its position in PayPal Holdings by 0.7% in the fourth quarter. Edgewood Management LLC now owns 17,905,421 shares of the credit services provider's stock worth $706,727...

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Otto Warmbier: North Korea denies mistreating USA student

North Korea said Friday that the death of American tourist Otto Warmbier was a mystery, denying that he was tortured and casting itself as the " biggest victim " of the affair. Warmbier was detai...

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Cristiano Ronaldo nets as Portugal reach Confederations Cup semi-finals

Cristiano Ronaldo nets as Portugal reach Confederations Cup semi-finals

Prior to the game, Ronaldo had brushed off allegations of tax evasion with stellar performances in the 2-2 draw with Mexico and 1-0 victory over hosts Russian Federation, where he scored the victor....

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Otto Warmbier's family snubs Dennis Rodman who says he aided with release

Volo tells ABC News, "I asked on behalf of Dennis for his release three times". A spokesman for the family said this week that they chose not to disclose his Judaism during negotiations for his rele...

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Qatar Airways looks to buy 10pc stake in American Airlines

Qatar Airways' outspoken CEO, Akbar Al Baker, has said he expects the United States to intervene quickly to resolve the dispute, but seeking a 10% stake in an airline named "American" is not likely...

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Lindsell Train LTD Maintains Stake in Mondelez International INC (MDLZ)

The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Friday, July 29 with "Buy". Susquehanna initiated the shares of MDLZ in report on Monday, October 26 with "Positive" rating. Therefore 72% are positive. On Wed...

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Markets Right Now: US stocks open slightly lower

US stock indexes held steady Thursday after the price of oil took at least a temporary break from its sharp slide. Seoul's Kospi added 0.2 percent to 2,362.21 and benchmarks in Singapore, Taiwan and...

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North Korea accuses United States of America of 'smear campaign' over death of Otto Warmbier

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says North Korea must be held accountable for what happened to an American college student who was detained there for over a year and died after being returned home to OH in a ...

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Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF)

Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Now have a look at past performance (weekly performance to year to date performance) how Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. Du...

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EU chief says British plan is below expectations

She stressed that the dialogue would continue. But Mrs May set her face firmly against ECJ involvement, while suggesting that expats' rights could be protected by global treaty. Securing guarantees ...

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Russian football team getting ready for game with Mexico

We play away from home against the hosts with a lot of support from their fans fighting for qualification. Also, if they do bring a few fringe players in, we're still dealing with exceptional talents ...

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Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) reported Sales of 679.8 Million

Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. 5 year sales growth rate is an important factor fo...

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More Than 100 Buried in Southwest China Landslide, Xinhua Says

The landslide blocked a two-kilometre (1.2-mile) stretch of a river, Xinhua news agency reported, citing local officials. According to the provincial government , 282 million cubic feet - more th...

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Speculation grows that Amazon will face a rival bidder for Whole Foods

A Grubhub spokeswoman declined to comment on the note. According to Mergermarket, the bid is not only one of the decade's top grocery deal in the U.S., but is also the fourth largest United Stat...

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A majority of Americans now say they like Obamacare. That's a first

A majority of Americans now say they like Obamacare. That's a first

Cassidy, who proposed health care legislation that was sidelined by Senate GOP leadership, also was non-committal in his statement about the proposal released Thursday, saying it had some positive e...

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Flint Airport Attack: Suspect's Background Under Scrutiny

The FBI says a Canadian man from Tunisia may have chosen to attack a police officer in Flint, Michigan, simply because it has an worldwide airport. "I won't speak to where he tried to buy a gun ", ...

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Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick To Take Indefinite Leave

Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick To Take Indefinite Leave

Ms Fowler wrote she was propositioned by her manager. His missive to staff came just as Uber announced partial results of a almost four-month investigation into its workplace culture by former U.S...

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Reaction Continues After GOP Health Care Bill Revealed

He said he would vote against it if it hurts Ohio. Former President Barack Obama , whose signature legislation is the target of GOP repeal efforts, wrote in a lengthy Facebook post that the Repu...

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Finding Votes For Senate Health Care Bill — McConnell's Focus

Nonetheless, Heller's announcement underscores the scant margin of error Republican leaders must deal with. As expected, all Democrat senators have vowed to shut down the bill and have encourage...

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The EnSync Inc (ESNC) Rating Increased to Hold at ValuEngine

While the stock price moved along with the volume change, shares are touching $0.33. Over the past month the firm's stock is 2.63%, -0.29% for the last quarter, 3.00% for the past six-months and 13.66...

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We are devastated says family of suspect in London mosque attack

Locals held onto the suspect until he was detained by police and later arrested on charges of "the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder ". Accordi...

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Dollar under pressure as pace of U.S. inflation slows

To cope with the recession that started in 2007, the Fed cut interest rates almost to zero, a record low , in a bid to cut the cost of borrowing and encourage economic activity and cut unemployment....

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