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Former Obama aide on Cuba: Trump, GOP lawmakers don't believe in freedom

Despite the president's claim, the Obama policy will be revised rather than overturned entirely. He will not break the diplomatic ties Obama worked so carefully to restore, nor does he plan to impose new trade sanctions. The statement added that Trump was "poorly advised" to favour the political interests of an "extremist minority" of Cuban-Americans living in Florida, who, because of "petty motivations, will not give up on their ambition of punishing Cuba and its people". Read More »

Oil falls again, despite decline in US crude supplies

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U.S. WTI futures were down to $43.48 per barrel as of 6:08 a.m. GMT and Brent crude futures were down to $45.94, a 0.17 percent decline. For july delivery West Texas Intermediate, on Tuesday it will expires, exchange at 1:37PM in London was down $1.14 to $43.06/bbl on the New York Mercantile which is lowest since November 14. Read More »

Gulf storm could mean trouble here

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Based on its current track, heavy rain from the storm is expected to stay well east of Dallas-Fort Worth, closer to Toledo Bend, along the Sabine River, and Shreveport, said meteorologist Jason Godwin of the National Weather Service. A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area, in this case within the next 24 to 36 hours. Read More »

Treasury Yields Travel Higher Ahead Of Key Housing Number — BOND REPORT

Most Asian currencies slipped on Tuesday, as the dollar saw support after an influential Federal Reserve official said US inflation was likely to rise alongside wages, supporting expectations for the Fed to keep raising interest rates. The Australian dollar edged down 0.1 percent to $0.7574 and the New Zealand dollar was 0.2 percent lower at $0.7228. GBP/USD climbed 0.54% to trade at 1.2697 after the U.K. Read More »

PM Modi leads celebrations to mark International Yoga Day

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Praising the enthusiasm of the kids to practice Yoga, the Minister lauded this glaring instance as the upcoming generation is the future citizen of the country. "We may not master yoga or become teachers but we should not stop from doing yoga", he said. Despite the heavy rain, the 80 minute Yoga session was in full swing. Read More »

The Enable Midstream Partners, (ENBL) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.56

The stock decreased 1.54% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $9.57. About shares traded. Melrose Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:MELR) has risen 18.83% since June 21, 2016 and is uptrending. 21 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. Henderson Grp Inc Public Ltd Com reported 4,412 shares stake. A rating of 3 would represent a Hold recommendation. Read More »

Turkey to send 11 tons of aid to Qatar

Qatar's foreign minister on Sunday called on neighbouring states to lift their "blockade" of his country before Doha takes part in any negotiations on ending the Gulf diplomatic crisis. "We can not just have (vague) demands such as 'the Qataris know what we want from them, they have to stop this or that, they have to be monitored by a foreign monitoring mechanism, '" Sheikh Mohammed said. Read More »

Oil prices slip as U.S. rigs rise, demand growth falters

Brent crude futures were down 16 cents at $47.21 per barrel at 0841 GMT. Data on Tuesday showed steady compliance on output cuts among OPEC producers but US crude stockpiles dropped slightly more than forecast . Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation led a coalition of OPEC and allied producers to extend their limits on output for nine months through March 2018. Read More »

South Korea's Moon says North Korea responsible for Warmbier death

North Korean drones are known to have flown over South Korea several times. Trump's anger over the THAAD suspension comes ahead of his first summit meeting with South Korean President Moon. "We can not know for sure that North Korea killed Mr Warmbier but I believe it is quite clear that they have a heavy responsibility in the process that led to his death ", the president added. Read More »

House votes to eliminate Dodd-Frank provisions

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Republicans argue that rules created to prevent another meltdown were making it harder for community banks to operate and hampering the economy. Also targeted for reform by the bill is the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau , which would be renamed the Consumer Law Enforcement Agency and stripped of its examination powers and "UDAAP" enforcement authority. Read More »

Malaysia's May inflation up 3.9 pct on higher fuel prices

The number was down from April's 4.4 percent, Malaysia's Department of Statistics said in a statement. However, the CPI was below economists' forecast of a 4.1% increase. The price of cooking oil was 48.9% higher in May. Core inflation, which excludes most volatile items such as fresh food and energy prices, rose 2.6% in May compared to the same month previous year. Read More »

Ronaldo painted on Russian mural that only the team can see

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The mural is in a gated private courtyard, and fans and the media have not been allowed inside to view it. Players and hotel guests can see it perfectly because numerous rooms overlook the courtyard. Frustration grew for the Real Madrid man when he thought he had created the opening goal, volleying off the crossbar before Pepe put in the rebound, only for the video replay to show offside. Read More »

India knock sloppy Proteas out of Trophy

Man of the Match Jasprit Bumrah (2/28) was on target with his block hole deliveries and cleverly mixed short balls, which did the trick. India should be given great credit for sticking to their bowling plans, maintaining the pressure and not giving away any cheap runs. Read More »

Carla Fendi, Former President Of Luxury Fashion Brand, Dies

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Carla Fendi, one of the five Italian sisters who transformed their parents' small leather workshop into an global luxury fashion powerhouse, has died at the age of 79, the family said on Tuesday. The Fendi fashion house eased up on fur as pressure from animal rights activists diminished the market. Her husband of 55 years, Mr Candide Speroni, died in 2013. Read More »

Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

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Bihar Chief Minister and JD (U) leader Nitish Kumar has called a meeting of party leaders on Wednesday to discuss over the candidature of Kovind. "When the Sena talks about farmers and takes a nationalist stand over issues, attempts are made to teach us a lesson". Read More »

Dem loss in Georgia special election underscores challenges

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Democrat Jon Ossoff campaigned for Georgia's 6th congressional district House seat against Republican Karen Handel . But it could give Republicans a boost in confidence as they struggle to advance health and tax legislation that has been bogged down by infighting and investigations into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation in last year's presidential election . Read More »

Boeing launches new jet as Macron opens Paris show

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Editor's Note: This article discusses one or more securities that do not trade on a major USA exchange. "What happens is, all three of us spend a lot of money to design a brand-new engine and then all of a sudden you're splitting the market ", Joyce said. Read More »

MSCI to add 222 China A shares in emerging-markets index

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Lee Eun-taek, a strategist at KB Securities, also said the Korean financial market would remain unscathed by the MSCI decision, as the emerging markets are expected to buoy as a whole. It marks the end of the first stage of a four-year battle by Chinese authorities to gain access to the funds of the biggest global investors who have always been wary of - and prevented from - parking money in A shares. Read More »

Amazon to Buy Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion in Cash

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Jon Hauptman, senior director of retail for grocery consulting firm Willard Bishop in Long Grove, Ill., said e-commerce in the supermarket industry is not highly developed. Companies like Wal-Mart Stores and Target have had success with "click and collect" programs, where customers order goods on their cell phone and pick them up curbside. Read More »

Trump says House bill 'mean'

Thune also said Trump did not give any deadlines to the senators on passing the bill. Trump tweeted that same day. House Republicans have pushed through a bill that seeks to ensure people in the country illegally can not get tax credits to pay their health insurance premiums. Read More »

Family declines autopsy for United States student released by North Korea

Mr Trump paid tribute to Mr Warmbier's family, with whom he has spoken personally, saying "it's incredible what they have gone through". The President proceeded to say that Mr Warmbier's untimely death recommitted his administration to make sure that another tragedy like the one that surrounded Mr Warmbier would not happen again. Read More »

Saudi King Deposes Crown Prince And Names A New Heir, Age 31

Makkah - Saudi citizens, princes, ministers, officials and scholars on Wednesday expressed joy and thanked Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman for appointing Prince Muhammad Bin Salman as crown prince and deputy premier. The Council is comprised of senior princes who gather in secret and vote to pick the king and crown prince from among themselves. Some fear that Prince Mohammed's changes will simply serve to cause social ruptures or that however clever his policy changes, deep ... Read More »

Technicals in The Spotlight For Rightmove PLC (RMV.L)

The stock of GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (NYSE:GSK) earned "Neutral" rating by BNP Paribas on Tuesday, September 15. Nomura maintained Rightmove Plc (LON:RMV) rating on Thursday, December 3. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.42 in Q4 2016. Shawbrook Group plc is a lending and savings bank. 68 funds opened positions while 118 raised stakes. Read More »

Fed Policymakers in Tug-of-War on Inflation, Instability

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Silver fell 0.3 percent to $16.41, having earlier touched $16.37, its weakest since May 12. A senior official from the Federal Reserve Board of Governors said United States inflation rates will rise in accordance with the increase in wage rates, boosting speculation that the Federal Reserve System will continue to raise interest rates. Read More »

Autopilot Software Chief Quits After 6 Months

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It said that employee Jim Keller will now have overall responsibility for Autopilot hardware and software development, reporting to Karpathy. A Tesla spokesperson confirmed Lattner's departure, adding that "Chris just wasn't the right fit for Tesla, and we've decided to make a change". Read More »

$0.49 EPS Expected for Nike Inc (NKE)

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Since January 3, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 9 selling transactions for $48.27 million activity. In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 379,000 shares of company stock worth $21,213,800. Sei Invs reported 282 shares. Adell Harriman Carpenter Incorporated reported 84,156 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Focused Wealth Inc has 0.01% invested in Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE). Read More »

The BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Given Outperform Rating at Macquarie

BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) plummeted -3.49 percent and ended the day at $33.69. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $35.13. It increased, as 72 investors sold Community Health Systems shares while 55 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 110 raised stakes. Parametric Portfolio Limited Co owns 5.63 million shares for 0.14% of their portfolio. Read More »

UAE rulers welcome new Saudi crown prince

President Donald Trump , its rivalry with Iran , its more than two-year-long war in Yemen and its punishing moves to isolate Qatar . The newly appointed 31 year old Crown Prince will become the Deputy Prime Minister while retaining his position as the Defence Minister. Read More »

Moy Park Put on Market by Brazilian Owner JBS

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The divestment program would reduce the company's net debt and, consequently, its financial leverage, strengthening JBS' financial structure, tonight's statement to the market said. Moy Park workers need assurances over the future in light of plans to sell the company, the Unite union has said. Mr McKeever said the announcement of the sale cast a shadow at a time when the the firm already faced "extensive uncertainties" as a result of Brexit. Read More »

(CHK) Position Decreased by State of Wisconsin Investment Board

National Planning Corp now owns 17,051 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock valued at $110,000 after buying an additional 2,069 shares during the last quarter. Stifel Nicolaus began coverage on Chesapeake Energy Corporation in a research report on Thursday, March 23rd. In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the ... Read More »

Wall Street closes lower as oil drops

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 144.71 points, or 0.68 per cent, to end at 21,528.99, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 20.31 points, or 0.83 per cent, to 2,453.46 and the Nasdaq Composite.IXIC rose 87.26 points, or 1.42 per cent, to 6,239.01. Read More »

500, Rs. 1000 notes to RBI by July 20

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Finance Ministry has allowed banks and post offices to exchange old, demonetised notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000, which are no longer in circulation, with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) within a month, provided these notes were collected on or before December 30, 2016. Read More »