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Supreme Court Strikes Down 2 North Carolina Congressional Districts

The North Carolina districts in question include one of the state's largest, District 1, and one of its smallest, District 12. Justice Clarence Thomas joined the four liberal justices in the majorit...

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US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years

US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years

Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development, 11.4% below the revised March rate of 642,000, but is 0.5% above the April 2016 estimate of 566,000. Thanks for your continued suppor...

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Trump says firing 'nut job' Comey took off pressure

Comey's highly anticipated testimony, which will be slated after the Memorial Day congressional recess, comes after he was sacked by Trump May 9 amid a mounting investigation into Russian involvement ...

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Iran incumbent Rouhani holds commanding lead in vote tally

Voters show their ink-stained fingers outside a polling station for the presidential election in Tehran . He made these remarks while visiting polling stations for resident Iranians in Kuwait. Alth...

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NC jobless rate falls in April, 4.7 percent nears US average

San Diego's April rate was lower than the statewide unadjusted unemployment rate of 4.5 percent and 4.1 percent for the nation. The April data for Pueblo County showed 73,952 in the workforce, 71,58...

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Blumenthal blasts Trump for 'witch hunt' tweet

Blumenthal blasts Trump for 'witch hunt' tweet

Mueller", who ran the Federal Bureau of Investigation for 12 years. Undeterred, Comey's associates then revealed that the former FBI chief has a memo of a meeting with Trump in which the president a...

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Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to extend oil output cuts until March 2018

Oil prices rose on the announcement that the countries want to extend the deal, which encompasses both nations in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and some non-OPEC countries like...

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Mnuchin: US partners more comfortable with Trump on trade

Mnuchin: US partners more comfortable with Trump on trade

G7 members have said they want a better sense of the plans of US President Donald Trump , who has threatened to upset the worldwide consensus of recent decades on issues such as trade and rules for t...

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Campbell Soup misses profit, sales estimates; trims sales forecast

Campbell Soup misses profit, sales estimates; trims sales forecast

Finally, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH purchased a new position in Campbell Soup Company during the third quarter worth $381,000. TD Asset Management Inc. Investors of record on Wed...

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President Trump Notifies Congress Of Intent To Renegotiate NAFTA

The U.S. can be expected to play hardball when the NAFTA negotiations begin, but its negotiators shouldn't expect Canada and Mexico to accept a deal that is counterproductive to their own economies....

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Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) earnings up 25% y-o-y

The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink . (NASDAQ:VKTX) traded 59219 shares and was closed at $1.22 per share. ...

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Snap earnings lag amid $2.2 billion loss

Snap earnings lag amid $2.2 billion loss

Snap's stock is not taking this less-than-stellar earnings report lightly. The company reported a 47.7 per cent rise in users for the fourth quarter and a 62.8 per cent jump in the third quarter, ...

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Mark Zuckerberg flashes back to Harvard acceptance

Mark Zuckerberg flashes back to Harvard acceptance

Mark Zuckerberg recently shared a throwback video of when he got his acceptance mail from Harvard University. His father's reaction is noticeably more excited. Sitting on his bed, illuminated by the l...

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Analysts Anticipate The Coca-Cola Co (KO) to Post $0.44 EPS

Analysts Anticipate The Coca-Cola Co (KO) to Post $0.44 EPS

Finally, Northwest Investment Counselors LLC boosted its position in shares of The Coca-Cola by 1.6% in the third quarter. The average volume of a stock suggests the liquidity of a particular company....

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Merrick Garland To Remain A Judge; Won't Be FBI Director

Merrick Garland To Remain A Judge; Won't Be FBI Director

When asked at a Capitol Hill press conference later Tuesday if he had any worries about Trump and sensitive intelligence, McConnell paused before simply responding, "No". I've heard the response",...

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New US ambassador to Israel officially takes up post

New US ambassador to Israel officially takes up post

Israel and Gulf countries have secretly stepped-up intelligence sharing, particularly focused on Iranian arms shipments to proxy militias fighting in Yemen and Syria, according to American, European...

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New Paltz school budget passes; Greenfield loses seat, two newcomers join board

New Paltz school budget passes; Greenfield loses seat, two newcomers join board

The new budget, which totals $84,948,220, is expected to include an expansion of academic programs and an increase in teachers and staff - all without increasing the current tax levy of $14,641,567. T...

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The Dakota Access Pipeline leaks and it's not fully operational

The Dakota Access Pipeline leaks and it's not fully operational

Throughout the battle over the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), Indigenous campaigners and their allies repeatedly warned it was not a question of if, but when a breach would occur. "As far as this happ...

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Whistleblower sparks recall of 240000 cars in S.Korea

Whistleblower sparks recall of 240000 cars in S.Korea

Hyundai employee Kim Gwang-ho raised concerns about defects affecting a dozen vehicle models manufactured by the company and its affiliate Kia. In response to the recall order, Hyundai and Kia ...

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Canada Ready to renegotiate Trade Treaty with USA, Mexico

Canada Ready to renegotiate Trade Treaty with USA, Mexico

Republican Senators John McCain of Arizona and Ben Sasse of Nebraska said last week that they meant to oppose the nomination because Lighthizer "failed to reassure us that you understand the North Ame...

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Lyft and Waymo reportedly seal deal to collaborate on self-griving cars

Lyft and Waymo reportedly seal deal to collaborate on self-griving cars

Google's self-driving auto unit, Waymo , and US rideshare company Lyft have signed a collaboration agreement to bring autonomous vehicle technology into the mainstream, the New York Times reported...

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Pence: US won't rest until N. Korea gives up nuclear weapons

Pence: US won't rest until N. Korea gives up nuclear weapons

President Donald Trump said, "They gotta behave". But President Trump gave the North Koreans a clear signal that his foreign policy would be very different than his predecessor's. "If the U.S. is pl...

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Inauguration day: Macron to become France's new president

Inauguration day: Macron to become France's new president

At 39, Mr Macron is France's youngest leader since Napoleon and the first to be born after 1958, when a presidential system was set up. France is deeply divided: one urban, more affluent and ope...

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Overblown claim on new China trade deal

Overblown claim on new China trade deal

In response to a request by the Meat Institute and other industry partners , President Donald Trump raised restoration of USA beef access to China in his summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping...

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Chelsea's title-winner Michy Batshuayi eyes Watford start as reward

Chelsea's title-winner Michy Batshuayi eyes Watford start as reward

The double could follow if Chelsea can beat Arsenal in the FA Cup final on May 27. Whatever Chelsea think of Mourinho now, he was a force without parallel when he first breezed into Stamford Bri...

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Watch Elon Musk Test 125-MPH Sled for His Underground Tunnel System

Watch Elon Musk Test 125-MPH Sled for His Underground Tunnel System

He warned viewers that the fast-moving video might induce motion sickness or seizures in some. Another Instagram post shows the segments are already in the final assembly stages. He ultimately wan...

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'Caitlyn' Dropped in Popularity More Than Any Other Baby Name in 2016

'Caitlyn' Dropped in Popularity More Than Any Other Baby Name in 2016

Although Caitlyn claims Kris always knew she wanted to be a woman, something Kris denies, the former Olympian admitted she may not have been entirely honest with Kris. Said she: "I do a lot of polit...

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Tesla and Solar City is Reshaping the Solar Power Industry

Tesla and Solar City is Reshaping the Solar Power Industry

The company says Solar Roof will cost $21.85 per square foot of Solar Roof tile for a 3,000 square foot roof, using the same calculation method in a Consumer Reports roof tile comparison from Novemb...

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Solar Roof: Tesla's sustainable home accessory

Solar Roof: Tesla's sustainable home accessory

Tesla announced Wednesday that it is accepting $1,000 deposits for its Solar Roof, CEO Musk's vision for elegantly building solar power into homes. With all of the solar roof announcements, M...

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AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS)

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC now owns 16,016 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at ...

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