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Mother charged with attempted murder as search continues for boy in river

Mother charged with attempted murder as search continues for boy in river

She then allegedly attempted to drown the younger son, who was last seen drifting face-down in the water. It is understood the woman, 27, handed herself into Echuca police station about 10pm yesterd...

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Eurozone inflation at four-year high of 2% increases pressure on European Central Bank

Eurozone inflation at four-year high of 2% increases pressure on European Central Bank

Meanwhile, the euro area's core inflation - which strips out volatile elements such as energy - was unchanged for the third consecutive month in February at 0.9pc. Coupled with the ECB's zero interest...

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EPA withdraws Obama-era request for data on oil, natural gas

EPA withdraws Obama-era request for data on oil, natural gas

The justification for this directive was that the data would help the regulator develop regulations aimed at cutting methane emissions-methane is a much more powerful greenhouse agent than carbon mono...

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Caterpillar Confirms Presence of Law Enforcement Officials at Peoria Facilities

Caterpillar Confirms Presence of Law Enforcement Officials at Peoria Facilities

Attorney's Office for the Central District of IL told CNNMoney that there was law enforcement activity carried out at Caterpillar facilities across three cities in IL. Shares of Caterpillar were d...

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President Trump Pays Tribute To Fallen Navy SEAL At Congress Address

Mrs. Owens tried and failed to hold back tears as she stood, clapped, and occasionally mouthed words upwards, perhaps to her husband, perhaps to God. Trump made mention of the biblical verse John 15...

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Restrict the period of 'promotional offers', says JS Deepak to TRAI

Restrict the period of 'promotional offers', says JS Deepak to TRAI

Telecom Sectretary JS Deepak has written a letter to Telecom Reugulatory Authority (TRAI) of India asking it to restrict the period of "promotional offers" by telecom players, as the government losses...

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ROE of Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) stands at 0

EMR right now sits at consensus rating of 3.00 while 1 analysts have advocated the shares as "BUY", 2 calls it an "OUTPERFORM" and 18 suggest "HOLD". The company's past year sales total was 4.93 Billi...

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Drivers rebel against Uber's price-cutting quest for growth

Drivers rebel against Uber's price-cutting quest for growth

Kalanick understands he has to improve and has taken full responsibility for his actions, "he's not blaming anyone else", said Calacanis. And last but not the least, this month, the Uber boss has...

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Securities Analyst Recommendations: CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP), Allergan plc (AGN)

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) and NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP) declared that members of the senior administration team are planned to take part in various shareholder meetings from now through the e...

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DoL moves to delay fiduciary rule by 60 days

Fiduciary: The Department of Labor (DOL) is proposing to delay the fiduciary rule. "A 60-day delay is relatively short to undertake the type of economic and legal analysis that they're contempl...

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Here are the economic highlights from Trump's first address to Congress

Here are the economic highlights from Trump's first address to Congress

The president's political honeymoon has been soured by acrimonious spats with the media and the intelligence community, a high-profile court defeat to his controversial travel ban, and the firing of a...

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Warren Buffett upbeat on USA business growth

Warren Buffett upbeat on USA business growth

This is more than $56 billion in profits , but if you know what else Buffett owns then it is easy to see that Berkshire Hathaway's profits are far more than this colossal figure. Shares of Apple ar...

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Attorneys: 5 automakers knew Takata air bags were risky

Attorneys: 5 automakers knew Takata air bags were risky

Detroit federal Judge George Caram Steeh accepted a guilty plea to a fraud charge Monday. The plea agreement includes a $25 million criminal fine, a $125 million compensation fund to be set up 30 ...

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Trump to sign orders on waters rule, black colleges

Trump to sign orders on waters rule, black colleges

Covering 60 percent of US waterways, it included smaller creeks, wetlands and other water bodies for protection under the Clean Water Act - but was met with resistance from property owners, farmers an...

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Wilbur Ross sworn in as United States secretary of commerce

Wilbur Ross sworn in as United States secretary of commerce

Ross is set to become an influential voice in Trump's economic team after helping shape the president's opposition to multilateral free trade deals such as the now-scrapped Trans-Pacific Partnershi...

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Mnuchin Promises No Budget Cuts to Social Security and Medicare

Mnuchin Promises No Budget Cuts to Social Security and Medicare

The Trump Administration's fiscal 2018 budget will be officially sent to Capitol Hill in mid-March. A day before delivering a high-stakes address on Tuesday to a joint session of Congress, Mr. "So a...

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Crude Prices End Higher as Investors Grapple With Production

Crude Prices End Higher as Investors Grapple With Production

If OPEC countries all cooperate and keep production at an agreed to level, they can pretty much dictate the price of oil. The U.S. benchmark remains toward the upper end of the "comfort zone" it's e...

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Analyst Activity - Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Hold on IMI plc (LON:IMI)

Finally, Peel Hunt reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 370 ($4.61) target price on shares of Safestore Holdings Plc in a research report on Monday, January 9th. Shares in UDG Healthcare PLC have r...

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Heroin overdose deaths increase fourfold from 2010 to 2015

Heroin overdose deaths increase fourfold from 2010 to 2015

Holly Hedegaard, a medical epidemiologist at the National Center for Health Statistics, helped author the findings, and told the Herald "the patterns of drugs involved change from year to year, so it'...

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The Final Hours Of A Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Camp

The North Dakota police had given water protectors a 2 p.m. deadline to leave the camp. Burgum, who is among the proponents of the pipeline project, said that the remaining protesters would "have ev...

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USA oil slips as stockpiles rise for seventh week

USA oil slips as stockpiles rise for seventh week

The producers noted that there was still room for improvement in oil prices, commending OPEC and other oil production countries. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed on November ...

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Fuel costs help push up BC inflation by 2.3% in January

The overall inflation reading last month was stronger than December's rate of 1.5 per cent, the agency's latest consumer price index said. There was, however, evidence that higher energy prices were...

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SBI ATM Dispenses Scanned Copy of Rs 2000 Note, Sparks Protest

The man, identified as Puneet Gupta, withdrew Rs 10,000 from the ATM. He even lodged a complaint against the bank at a police station and has demanded a probe into the incident. The note replaced the ...

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Britain's Lloyds hits 10-year profit high as new era beckons

Britain's Lloyds hits 10-year profit high as new era beckons

The stock has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of GBX 69.56 ($0.87). Lloyds Banking Group PLC with EPIC/TICKER LON:LLOY has had its stock rating noted as "Reiterates" with ...

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Emails Of EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Reveal Close Ties To Oil Companies

Pruitt said he would be willing to listen and seek dialogue while respecting the role of states and fostering civility, citing the country's current "toxic" environment. Read the full Scott Pruitt e...

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Sunday penalty rates out

Fast-food employees' Sunday rates will go from 150 per cent to 125 per cent for full-time and part-time staff, and casuals will go from 200 per cent to 175 per cent. Mr White said ABS data indicated...

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Dollar Lower Ahead of FOMC Minutes

According to Bloomberg News, "The record of the January 31 - February 1 gathering showed Fed officials wrestling with uncertainty on issues ranging from the Trump administration's fiscal stimulus plan...

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Home Depot Beats Q4 Views; Dividend Hiked 29%, $15 Billion Buyback OK'd

Piper Jaffray analysts disclosed their opinion on The Home Depot, Inc . (The) in a research note on Wednesday, December 28th. Bank of America Corp reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $128.72 price...

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Rooney misses United trip to St Etienne

Rooney misses United trip to St Etienne

United manager Jose Mourinho yesterday admitted that he could not guarantee Rooney's future, but numerous reports claim that any move is highly unlikely to happen within the next week, with a summer e...

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Fed hike 'fairly soon' puts March in play

Fed hike 'fairly soon' puts March in play

Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker suggested he would support an interest rate increase at a mid-March policy meeting as long as inflation, output and other data until then continue to show the...

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