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US Surgeon General to Visit Medical Center Thursday

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He said the person is now doing well. Jerome Adams was en route to Jackson, Mississippi for a panel on the opioid epidemic when the incident occurred and tweeted about the experience afterward. Adams was flying to Jackson as he was scheduled to make a visit at the University of Mississippi Medical Center on Thursday to carry on discussions on what all steps the federal government and administration are taking to deal with opioid crisis. Read More »

President Trump lists Cohen reimbursement of up to $250K

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The unnamed whistleblower, who reportedly spent a career in law enforcement, told New Yorker reporter Ronan Farrow he grew anxious when he was unable to find two SARs on attorney Michael Cohen's financial dealings in the database. United Talent Agency co-president Jay Sures pitched the show to a pair of cable networks, CNN and MSNBC , The New York Times reported . Mr Trump had previously disputed whether he was aware of the payment by Mr Cohen and whether he reimbursed him. Read More »

SDL plc (LON:SDL) has analysts on the Bullish side this week

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The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) earned "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, April 12. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Thursday, March 17. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 11.55%. Low & Bonar PLC manufactures and supplies technical textiles worldwide.The firm is worth 182.17 million GBP. Read More »

Seattle's new 'head tax' blasted by city's mega-corporations

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The coffee giant is just one of an estimated 585 Seattle-based employers that will be hit by the so-called 'head tax .' Those companies represent about 3% of all Seattle businesses, according to Council estimates, with each bringing in annual revenue of $20 million or more in the city. Read More »

Pompeo: US to lift sanctions if North Korea dismantles nuclear weapons program

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States can prepare conditions for North Korean people's economic prosperity comparable to South Korea although American taxpayers' money cannot be spent on the North. "They are in great need of agricultural equipment and technology", he said on CBS' " Face the Nation ". Pompeo praised this as "one step along the way". Read More »

Tesla bursts into flames after fatal crash in Switzerland

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According to the Associated Press , the accident occurred in South Jordan, Utah, on Friday evening, when a Tesla Model S saloon travelling at 60mph collided with the back of a fire engine that had stopped at a red light. Mr Schwall was the electric carmaker's main technical contact with U.S. safety investigators. Musk said in Monday's email Tesla would still rapidly hire people to fill critical positions "to support the Model 3 production ramp and future product development". Read More »

China's ZTE says United States sanctions have crippled operations

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But the phone and network equipment maker, who the U.S. accused of spying on American citizens and corporations on behalf of the Chinese government, has found an unlikely ally in U.S. While it's not surprising that Trump would announce his support for such a move on Twitter , the fact that he's so forcefully supporting ZTE in the first place raises eyebrows for a number of reasons. Read More »

Global Markets: Oil soars after Trump dumps Iran nuclear deal, stocks gain

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Walking away from the deal means the United States will likely re-impose sanctions against Iran after 180 days, unless some other agreement is reached before then. Saudi Arabia will seek to develop its own nuclear weapons if Iran does, Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told CNN on Wednesday, amid spiraling tension between the regional rivals. Read More »

Co-founder Sachin Bansal quits Flipkart following Wallmart takeover

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Now the story changes though, from an Indian and American firm fighting it out, to India being the new battleground for the Walmart vs Amazon contest. Flipkart and Walmart will maintain distinct brands and operating structures post this investment, he said promising that Flipkart will continue to remain a marketplace where sellers from around the country can connect with customers. Read More »

Bill Gates Proclaims Crypto Governed by "Greater Fool Theory"

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Gates said the United States is making the issue "a bit challenging right at the moment in terms of predictability and stability and finding the right approach". Buffet called Bitcoin as " rat poison squared " and Munger said Trading Cryptocurrency is like trading turds. He also said cryptocurrency would come to a bad end. Read More »

Bill Gates Feels Like Shorting Bitcoin If It Was Easy

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The latest setback for Bitcoin stems from Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett , who maintained his criticism of the digital asset yesterday, claiming that Bitcoin as an asset is creating nothing. Winklevoss, a noted bitcoin bull, runs the Gemini exchange together with his brother Cameron. He first known as bitcoin a " mirage " in 2014 - again when it was buying and selling for about $600. Read More »

Isha Ambani, Anand Piramal to marry in December

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He's reported to have thanked Mukesh Ambani for pushing him to become an entrepreneur. Anand, 33, and Isha , 26, have been long-time friends and both the families have known each other for over four decades. Isha's grandparents, Kokilaben Ambani and Purnimaben Dalal, and brothers Akash and Anant were also present along with Anand's elder sister Nandini, her husband Peter DeYoung and their children Anya and Dev. Read More »

When we're most likely to see rain this weekend

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Where storms get going the earliest late this afternoon and early this evening, they'll be able to use some of the daytime heating to become potent. Wednesday is the pick of the work week with sunshine and highs in the lower 80s. We'll even have to watch for some lingering showers through the overnight period. Showers and thunderstorms are likely today with gusty winds and some heavy rainfall still possible. Read More »

How Many Greencore Group plc (LON:GNC)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

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Institute For Wealth Mgmt Limited Com holds 9,561 shares. Glob X Limited, New York-based fund reported 50,321 shares. Earnest Prtnrs Ltd reported 213 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 8 by Shore Capital. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 23 by Macquarie Research. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability has invested 0.03% in Pets at Home Group Plc (LON:PETS). Read More »

HL Financial Services LLC Has $4.23 Million Position in Southwest Airlines (LUV)

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Renaissance Grp Ltd owns 623,389 shares or 1.38% of their United States portfolio. More important recent Southwest Airlines Co . (NYSE: LUV ) or 1,695 shares. Following the deadly accident, the Federal Aviation Administration ordered for more frequent inspections of fan blades in CFM56-7B engines made by CFM International, Dallas News reported. Read More »

Unemployment Rate Edges Down After 6 Months At 4.1%

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Unemployment dropped to 3.9 percent, the lowest rate since April 2000, after remaining stable at 4.1 percent since this past October. In all, the number of people receiving aid dropped 77,000 to 1.26 million after April 21. The improvement in the job market didn't help everyone, however. But in the last few years, the economy has strengthened considerably, which the president has worked to improve on even more. Read More »

Golden State Killer suspect fights DNA collection effort

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Results from the advanced DNA analysis, which previously had not been available in the case, are expected to be returned as early as the next few weeks. The Vallejo police became the lead investigators because the first two victims were killed there. The letters he sent to local newspapers to boast about his work and taunt investigators became legendary, complete with ciphers that he claimed would reveal his identity if solved . Read More »

Austin-area Boy Scouts leader reacts to name change

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The organization will also be adopting the slogan " Scout Me In " which features girls, as well as boys, for the first time, enjoying the cub scout program together. Boys and girls will have the same requirements for all Scout ranks, merit badges, and awards, just as boys and girls now have the same requirements in Cub Scouting, Venturing, Exploring, and Sea Scouts. Read More »

Adidas Avoids Criticizing Kanye West for His Slavery Remarks

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If West's newfound politics have baffled some longtime fans, the 40-year-old has clear stylistic affinities with Trump - a bombastic round-the-clock presence on Twitter, with musings that appear to be stream-of-consciousness but manage to commandeer each news cycle. Read More »

Amazon makes bid to spoil Walmart-Flipkart deal

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Emails sent to Flipkart and Walmart did not elicit any response. The deal would value Flipkart at around $20 billion. Kalyan Krishnamurthy is expected to stay on as CEO of Flipkart post the deal, while co-founder Sachin Bansal is expected to exit the company in all capacities including his seat on the board of directors after the takeover. Read More »

Gas Prices Shooting Up Across Chicagoland

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According to AAA , gas prices have been going up daily since April 9. Marie Dodds, public affairs director for AAA Oregon/Idaho, said prices may climb another five to 15 cents through Memorial Day, the typical start of the summer driving season. Read More »

Model 3 bottlenecks cause Tesla to burn more than just rubber

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Insiders own 23.10% of the company's stock. In Tesla's case, it's not so much about how much money it's losing - a lot - but rather the state of affairs with its Model 3 production levels. "What percentage of your reservations have taken the next step to configure" their Model 3s, Spak asked. "These questions are so dry". Tesla ( NASDAQ : TSLA ) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. Read More »

Demand push for manufacturing in April as PMI rises to 51

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France and Ireland both secured increases in manufacturing growth, but the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Spain and Italy all registered unchanged or falling order growth rates. All of the nations covered by the survey reported an increase in employment during April. The jobless rate held steady at 8.5% in March. Meanwhile, firms raised their selling prices at the weakest rate in the current nine-month sequence of inflation. Read More »

Passengers Escape Death As Alaska Airline Makes Emergency Landing

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Southwest Airlines has previously disclosed it is providing USD5,000 checks and USD1,000 vouchers to all passengers who were onboard the affected flight . The National Transportation Safety Board is trying to determine why a fan blade tore loose, shattering the CFM engine and shooting fragments at a wing and the fuselage of the Boeing Co. Read More »

USA crude rises on concern over Iran sanctions, Venezuelan output

French President Emmanuel Macron's prediction that the USA will pull out of the nuclear deal has boosted speculation over reduced shipments from the Islamic Republic. Crude hovered near $68/bbl amid signals that an Iran nuclear accord may live on, even without the U.S. It also shows that many traders are growing increasingly skeptical about the latest rally - most of the short interest in the sector so far this year occurred in April, according to S3 Partner's findings. Read More »

Canada stock markets shut down due to exchange issues -TMX

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Toronto's main stock exchange operator, TMX Group Ltd, made a decision to shut down the market after the technical issues came into play and through several Tweets on Twitter, said that all those participating in the market on Friday were "equally impacted and are unable to connect to our exchanges". Read More »

Is Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.B) A Great Dividend Stock?

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Analysts on average have given a price target of $91.4 to The Procter & Gamble Company stock. The stock of Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday , November 21 by HSBC. Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) has risen 22.58% since April 26, 2017 and is uptrending. RDS.A outperformed the S&P500 by 11.03%. The company has market cap of GBP. Read More »

European Central Bank Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged

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He said it could be that the exceptionally strong growth of a year ago is returning to a more normal pace and that the bank would have to study incoming data more. Recent economic indicators such as surveys of business executives or statistics on industrial production have suggested a slowing of growth in the first three months of the year. Read More »