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US levies steel, aluminum tariffs on allies, risks trade war

And despite the picking and choosing of which allies that the USA decides to slap with these tariffs, Ross defended the US legal justification that they are being implemented under law meant to protect US national security. European leaders have declared a "bad day for world trade" after the U.S. announced it will impose tariffs on metal imports from the EU. Trump imposed the steel and aluminum penalties under a 1962 law that gives the president broad power to increase or reduce tariffs on ... Read More

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Tesla sedan in autopilot crashes into parked police auto

Tesla sedan in autopilot crashes into parked police auto

There were two injuries. The drivers escaped with minor injuries, but the Tesla was barely recognizable. Police Sgt. Jim Cota says the officer was not in the cruiser during the crash in Laguna Beach. Elon Musk's tetchy mood of late is unlikely to be lightened by the latest report of a Tesla crash. A Tesla vehicle with its Autopilot system activated crashed into an unoccupied, parked police SUV in California, according to reports. Read More

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Moon's office welcomes renewed hope for US-NK summit

Moon's office welcomes renewed hope for US-NK summit

President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, May 25, 2018. Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was deposed and killed by NATO-backed militants after halting his nascent nuclear program. In his letter, Trump warned Kim of the United States' greater nuclear might, reminiscent of his tweet a year ago asserting that he had a "much bigger" nuclear button than Kim.While the Trump administration had ... Read More

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Oil slips further below US$80/barrel on talk Opec may lift output

Oil slips further below US$80/barrel on talk Opec may lift output

Global benchmark Brent futures were down 27 cents, or 0.34 percent, at $79.53 per barrel at 0300 GMT. The price of a barrel of Brent crude was down by more than 1.6 per cent to $78.22 at one point yesterday. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell US$1.13 to settle at US$70.71 a barrel, a 1.57 per cent loss. Output in the South American nation fell to just 1.43 million barrels per day in April, down almost 700,000 bpd from 2016 levels. Read More

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PM Modi taking fuel price hike seriously, says Union minister

PM Modi taking fuel price hike seriously, says Union minister

The hike in the fuel prices is due to the less production of oil in the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and hike in crude oil price in the worldwide market. The Central government levies ₹19.48 excise duty on a litre of petrol and ₹15.33 on diesel . State sales tax or VAT vary from state to state. Similarly, in Delhi the fuel's price inched higher to a new record of Rs 77.17, and in Kolkata, it cost Rs 79.83, nearly a five-year high. Read More

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ZTE's United States ban set to be lifted

ZTE's United States ban set to be lifted

The U.S. Commerce Department barred American companies from selling components to ZTE in April after it violated sanctions on Iran and North Korea and then misled the department. The company recently said that it would cease "major operating activities" because of the US government's recent trade restrictions. ZTE depended on American chips and other components, and is unable to continue operating without key supplies. Read More

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Predators' Hartnell back in lineup for Game 6

Predators' Hartnell back in lineup for Game 6

Through six games in the second round, neither team has been able to win more than one in a row. And Winnipeg's power play was shooting blanks, going 0-for-4, including 0-for-3 in the first period. During the first five games of the series, Rinne wasn't as sharp as usual and was pulled twice, including Game 5 when he gave up six goals on 26 shots on goal. Read More

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Give Donald Trump Nobel Peace Prize

Give Donald Trump Nobel Peace Prize

Himself Donald trump once called the proposal of the President of the Republic of Korea "very nice", but said that first he wants to make progress in negotiations with Pyongyang. "This is the only award that I want to". "Kim will also probably call for global sanctions to be lifted, a peace agreement to be signed to supersede the Korean War armistice and a non-aggression pact, probably co-signed with China to serve as a guarantor of the North", Nagy said. Read More

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DC United in "serious talks" to acquire Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney has reportedly agreed a deal in principle with MLS outfit DC United . Rooney still has one year left on his current deal at Everton . Rooney's return to Everton has by no means been a disaster and there have been highlights including 11 goals in all competitions. 'So I would not take into account something on the playing cards on the second. Read More

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ZTE falls victim in United States trade war as it halts sales

ZTE falls victim in United States trade war as it halts sales

Department of Commerce . Although ZTE is closed , it is still trying to have the ban modified or reversed. Analysts predict it will be hard for ZTE to stay competitive without supply of components from American suppliers. ZTE is also said to be unable to continue supplying phones after sanctions were imposed, says US-based wireless operator Consumer Cellular Inc. It depends on United States parts: chips made from California-based Qualcomm account for more than half of its phones shipped ... Read More

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Elon Musk To Analysts: Stop With The 'Boring, Bonehead Questions' On Tesla

Elon Musk To Analysts: Stop With The 'Boring, Bonehead Questions' On Tesla

During the call, Musk shot down a question from Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. analyst Antonio Sacconaghi about capital investment requirements. His actions had immediate consequences. But if Musk turns out to be right on that, then he could also likely be right about his "next level short burn of the century" prediction. "Please ignore this thread unless you're interested in a tedious discussion about Tesla stock", Musk starts. Read More

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IMI's (LON:IMI) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank

IMI's (LON:IMI) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank

Quantbot Technologies L P reported 0.08% of its portfolio in ScS Group plc (LON:SCS). Bluecrest Capital Mngmt holds 12,053 shares or 0% of its portfolio. On Tuesday, April 24 the stock has "Buy" rating by Numis Securities. FinnCap maintained Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) rating on Tuesday, November 21. The company now has an average rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 253.89 ($3.54). Read More

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Orleans Capital Management Corp LA Invests $875000 in CVS Health (CVS) Stock

Orleans Capital Management Corp LA Invests $875000 in CVS Health (CVS) Stock

About 3.80 million shares traded. CVS Health Corporation ( CVS ) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.1 Percent. It has underperformed by 34.36% the S&P500. Several analysts have weighed in on CVS shares. Gabelli Funds Ltd Co stated it has 0.43% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 65,072 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,622,714.88. Read More

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Windows 10 April Update Set For May Rollout

Windows 10 April Update Set For May Rollout

With this update, Microsoft will be switching over to a new update delivery method, which will have one PC on a network download the latest update , then all other machines on the network will grab it from that PC over LAN. This search tool allows you to look back through 30 days' worth of searches, documents, files and folders to find the information you need. That means that the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, which was released in August 2016 is no longer supported and will not receive ... Read More

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Beijing Motor Show opens, electric vehicles in spotlight

Beijing Motor Show opens, electric vehicles in spotlight

The plan could help companies setting up new factories, especially upstarts like the electric-vehicle company Tesla Motors, which has big ambitions in the world's largest market for new cars. Those include a GM SUV, the Envision, and Volvo Cars sedans made in China for export to the United States. The E20X, promising a 300-kilometer (185-mile) range on one charge, is aimed at lower Chinese market tiers where demand is strongest. Read More

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Last Week Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD) Ratings

Last Week Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD) Ratings

Among 27 analysts covering Meggitt PLC ( LON:MGGT ), 13 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 19% are positive. GBX 278.75's average target is 27.46% above currents GBX 218.7 stock price. The company provides various types of construction equipment for non-residential construction markets; and facilities management equipment for the maintenance and fix of facilities. Read More

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Alfie Evans: parents will ask doctors to take their son home

Alfie Evans: parents will ask doctors to take their son home

Alfie, who has a rare undiagnosed degenerative neurological condition, has been in Alder Hey since December 2016. This comes after the British Appeals Court rejected the family of Alfie Evan's " last-ditch appeal " Wednesday to appeal a High Court ruling Tuesday, ignoring the plea of Evan's family to transport him to Bambino Gesu hospital in Rome for future treatment. Read More

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Shire receives new bid from Takeda as takeover deadline looms

Shire receives new bid from Takeda as takeover deadline looms

SHPG is touching $160.5 during the last trading session, after decreased 2.35%. Shire plc has volume of 1.16 million shares. The board is considering its position and there can be no certainty a firm offer will be forthcoming. The company has market cap of $48.12 billion. Shire is a global leader orphan drug development and commercialization. The combined firm would be the eighth-biggest drug maker in the world. Read More

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Disruptive Passenger Tased On American Airlines Flight

Disruptive Passenger Tased On American Airlines Flight

In February, an American Airlines passenger was detained after chasing airport employees on the tarmac at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Miami-Dade police were called to the plane while it was still at the gate in Miami , after a manager reported that Jacob Garcia, 28, had touched another passenger, according to an arrest report. Read More

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3 passengers Wounded, window hits turbulence

3 passengers Wounded, window hits turbulence

Jennifer Riordan died after one of the engines on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 blew up and shrapnel smashed into the window and the side of the plane. The government expects this to allay concerns of potential suitors about the bidding condition, which mandates operating Air India at arm's length for three years. Read More

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Pennon Group Plc (LON:PNN) Ratings Summary on April 21, 2018

It has outperformed by 33.11% the S&P500. Among 18 analysts covering Berkeley Group Holdings The PLC ( LON:BKG ), 7 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 8 Hold. Man Group plc provides alternative investment management services worldwide. It has a 7.38 P/E ratio. Bloomsbury Publishing plc registered $85,985 net activity with 1 insider buy and 1 sale since December 12, 2017. Read More

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