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Milo Yiannopoulos Speaks Out After Resigning From Breitbart News

Milo Yiannopoulos Speaks Out After Resigning From Breitbart News

That's what American Conservative Union Chairman Matt Schlapp implied when he tried justifying Yiannopoulos's now-rescinded CPAC invite on Morning Joe on Tuesday morning. "I am a gay man, and a chil...

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Lessons We've Learned From Bao Bao As She Starts Her New Life

Lessons We've Learned From Bao Bao As She Starts Her New Life

The drivers and trucks, including one backup, arrived and Bao Bao, the giant panda at the National Zoo munched her last breakfast Tuesday at the Washington facility where she was born before she hea...

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UK Government Surplus Of £9.4 Billion In January, Best Since Crash

Samuel Tombs, chief United Kingdom economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics , said: "Borrowing remains on track to undershoot the OBR's Autumn Statement forecast, despite January's smaller-than-expected ...

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OPEC aiming for higher compliance, 2017 stock falls

He said: "It was evident in the last quarter of 2016 that total OECD commercial oil stocks were falling, and it is expected that we will see a further drop during 2017". "Ahead of the agreed productio...

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FTSE Flat as Unilever Slips by 7%

Shares of Kraft Heinz (KHC) fell 3% early Tuesday following a statement that the food giant has "amicably agreed to withdraw" its $143 billion, $50-a-share proposal to merge with consumer goods conglo...

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SIPRI: Arms imports rise in Asia, Middle East

SIPRI: Arms imports rise in Asia, Middle East

Colombia's arms imports slid by 19 per cent but Mexico's arms imports grew by 184 per cent. Although at lower rates, the majority of other states in the region also increased arms imports. "With...

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Kim toxicology report could take two weeks: Malaysia

Malaysian police issued a statement on Wednesday saying that the man was a 46-year-old from the DPRK who it identified as Kim Chol, born on June 10, 1970 in Pyongyang, based on his travel documents. A...

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Apple tops Fortune's most admired companies list

Apple tops Fortune's most admired companies list

Northwestern Mutual ranks 100 on the 2016 FORTUNE 500, and is recognized by FORTUNE ® as one of the "World's Most Admired" life insurance companies in 2016. Fortune's latest list collected data f...

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Argus On CVS Health Corp (CVS)

Argus On CVS Health Corp (CVS)

Robert W. Baird downgraded CVS Health Corporation from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating and reduced their price objective for the stock from $86.00 to $77.00 in a research note on Thursd...

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Most Recent analysts Ratings: Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

To measure price-variation, we found CVX's volatility during a week at 1.24% and during a month it has been found around 1.29%. LLC now owns 1,158 shares of the company's stock worth $121,000 after ...

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States force Centre to delete minutes of last GST Council meet

States force Centre to delete minutes of last GST Council meet

Crucial draft laws pertaining largely to Central GST (CGST), Integrated GST (IGST) and State GST (SGST) are yet to be finalised. "The legal committee will incorporate these changes and on March 4-5, t...

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Debenhams tops list of minimum wage offenders

Living Wage National Convenor Annie Newman says that it has been another successful year with a lift of one third in the number of businesses becoming accredited as Living Wage Employers as the Living...

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US Oil Producers Add 10 Rigs, Baker Hughes Reports

US Oil Producers Add 10 Rigs, Baker Hughes Reports

Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. said Friday that 597 rigs sought oil and 153 explored for natural gas this week. Gas drillers added four. Outside of Texas, however, most rig coun...

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Delta brings back free meals on flights

Delta brings back free meals on flights

For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown -1.3%, while the company's earnings per share has grown 1.75%. The business earned $9.46 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus est...

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Foreign holding in HDFC Bank hits limit again: RBI

Both sensex and Nifty recorded their fourth straight weekly gains by surging 134.50 points, or 0.47 per cent, and 28.15 points, or 0.32 per cent, respectively. Major Sensex gainers on Wednesday ...

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Janet Yellen's warning about low rates causing a recession doesn't make sense

Janet Yellen's warning about low rates causing a recession doesn't make sense

Nor did she give indications whether the first rate hike of the year might come at its next meeting in March or at the June meeting , which is when most analysts expect a rate increase. That was ...

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Unilever's shares spike 14% after rejecting Kraft Heinz approach

Unilever's shares spike 14% after rejecting Kraft Heinz approach

That is compared with the $0.73 in EPS it reported during the same period a year ago. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.75%. But it's clear that neither is likely t...

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£900 coat maker Canada Goose to sell shares

It opened its first U.S. retail store in NY in late 2016 and believes this is where the market is heading, saying in a statement that it "believes there is a large white space opportunity in other reg...

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Cisco Earnings, Revenue Edge Views; Dividend Hike Light?

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Cisco Systems, Inc . The trade volumes are expected to remain volatile during earnings announcement period, as many investors would recon...

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More than 1000 MI bridges in poor condition

Department of Transportation. According to the list, the five states with the highest number of structurally deficient bridges are Iowa, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Missouri and Nebraska. "It is outdate...

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Aetna CEO says Obamacare is in a 'death spiral'

From a policy standpoint, American voters clearly said they want a new direction for the country, including a new direction for our health care system. The ACA upended insurance companies as the des...

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Burger King leads Restaurants Brands to solid quarter

Burger King leads Restaurants Brands to solid quarter

It has since expanded to more than 2,000 restaurants, of which 1,600 are in the United States. We accelerated the pace of the brands' growth all around the word. For Tim Hortons, it added 121 stores i...

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Hedge fund manager takes $3.5B stake in P&G

Hedge fund manager takes $3.5B stake in P&G

The institutional investor owned 2,662,283 shares of the company's stock after selling 167,140 shares during the period. Expected growth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for the next year 5...

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After a 17% Plunge, What's Next for Fossil Group?

After a 17% Plunge, What's Next for Fossil Group?

The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 52.5 percent and 4.9 percent respectively. Several equities research analysts recently commented on FOSL shares. Amobi indicated that his price...

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Cigna Files Suit Against Anthem Seeking Roughly $15B

Health insurers Aetna Inc. The split became inevitable on January 23, when a federal judge in Washington, D.C., blocked Aetna's $37 billion purchase of its rival on antitrust grounds. "It's good to ...

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Stock Price of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) Decreases -6.53%

Analysts expected revenue of $6.25 billion for the quarter. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE: TEVA)'s stock had its "outperform" rating reissued by stock analysts at RBC Capital Marke...

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Sole Democrat Breaks Ranks to Confirm Treasury Secretary

Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, chairman of the Finance Committee. Democrats had argued that Mr Mnuchin had made a fortune foreclosing on families during the financial crisis. GOP chair won't seek Trump tax re...

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Tata Motors' quarterly profits plummet by 96%

Consolidated net profit for the three months to December 31 fell to 1.12 billion rupees ($16.7 million) from 29.53 billion a year earlier, the company said on Tuesday. But the performance of the vehic...

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Judge refuses to stop work on Dakota Access pipeline

Judge refuses to stop work on Dakota Access pipeline

The United States Army Corps of Engineers had given Energy Transfer Partners permission last week to work on this section near the Lake Oahe reservoir. Army Corps of Engineers' granting an easement ...

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740 jobs secured as Co-op Bank and Capita resolve dispute

The bank stressed that it is "business as usual for day-to-day banking" for its four million customers. To view the full article, register now. The bank's chairman Denis Holt, said the bank still ...

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