• Michigan Health Chief Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter For Flint Water Crisis
Michigan Health Chief Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter For Flint Water Crisis

According to CBS News , Nick Lyon was charged Wednesday. "Defendant Lyon was aware of Genesee County's Legionnaires' disease outbreak at least by January 28, 2015, and did not notify the public until a year later", the charging documents claim, the Free Press notes.

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  • Checks Ordered At UK Tower Blocks After Fire
Checks Ordered At UK Tower Blocks After Fire

When pressured in February 2014, Housing Minister Brandon Lewis said: 'We believe that it is the responsibility of the fire industry, rather than the Government, to market fire sprinkler systems effectively and to encourage their wider installation'.

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  • Qatar Row Reveals Saudi False Pretense of Commanding Unity: Iranian Official
Qatar Row Reveals Saudi False Pretense of Commanding Unity: Iranian Official

Al Thani has visited multiple European countries in recent days seeking diplomatic support. Nawaz Sharif's office issued a statement following his return from Saudi Arabia , where the Pakistani premier, accompanied by army chief Gen. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is scheduled to talk Monday with his Qatari counterpart. Qatar's n...

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  • Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For 4th Time Since 2015
Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For 4th Time Since 2015

The Fed has since said that a 2% inflation rate is "most consistent over the longer run" with that mandate. World stock markets and the dollar are firm ahead of an expected interest rate increase by the U.S. Just wait, she said: in a few years, the Fed will have achieved its twin goals of maximum employment and stable prices. The Fed init...

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  • How Many Eland Oil & Gas PLC (LON:ELA)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
How Many Eland Oil & Gas PLC (LON:ELA)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

The FCF Growth of Eland Oil & Gas PLC (AIM:ELA) is -0.022073. Scotiabank set a $40.00 price target on BP p.l.c. and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, March 2nd. The firm has "Buy" rating by Panmure Gordon given on Tuesday, May 3. Therefore 73% are positive. We can now take a quick look at some historical stock pric...

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  • BC Liberals name new caretaker minority government cabinet
BC Liberals name new caretaker minority government cabinet

Green Party MLAs. "We are in caretaker mode", she said at a news conference following a swearing-in ceremony at the official residence of the lieutenant-governor. "The team reflects the results of listening to what voters told us in the last election". "The provincial election made two things clear: British Columbians want a government that wil...

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  • Fed Rate Hike: US Stocks Go Up, Stocks Come Down
Fed Rate Hike: US Stocks Go Up, Stocks Come Down

Traders are expected to closely monitor a press conference from Fed chair Janet Yellen , which is slated to begin shortly after the rate decision. Overall, the US has grown at a slow and steady pace since 2009, making it one of the longest periods of growth in American history. The vote was 8-1, with Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari...

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  • Interest Rates Reach Highest Point Since 2008
Interest Rates Reach Highest Point Since 2008

In a statement released after Wednesday's meeting, the Fed said it is "monitoring inflation developments closely". At the time, they slashed interest rates and bought up United States treasuries and mortgage-backed securities to keep rates low.

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  • Death toll rises to 12 in London's towering inferno
Death toll rises to 12 in London's towering inferno

Commander Stuart Cundy, of the Metropolitan Police, said: "I can confirm six fatalities at this time but this figure is likely to rise during what will be a complex recovery operation over a number of days". Angus Law, from the Centre for Fire Safety Engineering at Edinburgh University, said the blaze seemingly had similarities with other recent fi...

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  • Andrew Briggs Acquires 28 Shares of Aviva plc (AV) Stock
Andrew Briggs Acquires 28 Shares of Aviva plc (AV) Stock

The Firm designs, makes and sells sealing, fuel and brake delivery, fluid transfer and anti-vibration systems for use in passenger vehicles and light trucks manufactured by global original equipment manufacturers. Jefferies Group LLC restated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 525 ($6.64) price target on shares of Aviva plc in a research report on Mond...

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  • Sessions grilled by senators in angry exchanges
Sessions grilled by senators in angry exchanges

At the hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denied that he had any undisclosed meeting with the Russian ambassador or conversations with Russian officials about the USA elections. "Do you concur with the president [that] he was going to fire Comey regardless of [Rosenstein's] recommendation because the problem was the Russian in...

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  • Noticeable Buzzers: Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR-A) ,Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)
Noticeable Buzzers: Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR-A) ,Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)

Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is 3.60%. Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (NYSE:PBR-A) Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration shows a Dividend Yield of *TBA with a Payout Ratio of *TBA. BP PLC purchased a new stake in shares of Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras during the first quarter valued at $14,644,...

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  • After London fire, desperate pleas for missing residents on social media
After London fire, desperate pleas for missing residents on social media

Many residents were trapped in the blaze at the 120-flat Grenfell Tower in west London yesterday. Flames and smoke billow as firefighters deal with a serious fire in a tower block at Latimer Road in West London , Britain on June 14, 2017.

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  • Video Showing US Open Green Speeds Will Give Average Golfers Nightmares
Video Showing US Open Green Speeds Will Give Average Golfers Nightmares

It was the most significant change for a U.S. Open that is desperate to have a smooth tournament. Over time some U.S. Open layouts such as Oakmont (nine times hosting), Baltusrol (seven) and Winged Foot (five) have developed frightening reputations.

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  • Higher services costs drive United Kingdom inflation to highest level in four years
Higher services costs drive United Kingdom inflation to highest level in four years

They show that regular weekly earnings for employees, excluding bonuses, increased by 1.7% over the three months, but that inflation increases resulted in real wages falling by 0.6%. The core inflation also has slipped to a record low during the past few months. But some economists suggested that the unexpected slowdown in inflation in recent month...

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  • Multiple victims from UPS center shooting in San Francisco
Multiple victims from UPS center shooting in San Francisco

The Virginia shooter identified as James T. Hodgkinson has been killed in a shootout with the police. The shooter and the victims were all drivers, said Steve Gaut , head of investor relations at UPS . At least two people are dead after a shooting at a UPS facility in San Francisco on Wednesday morning, San Francisco Deputy Police Chief ...

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  • Fed raises rates for second time in 2017
Fed raises rates for second time in 2017

The FOMC said in its statement that it "expects that economic conditions will evolve in a manner that will warrant gradual increases in the federal funds rate ". During the recession, the Fed bought up more than $4 trillion in Treasury and mortgage-backed securities in an effort to help rebuild the economy. The majority of Fed officials estimate...

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  • Fed raises rate, plans balance sheet reduction
Fed raises rate, plans balance sheet reduction

The central bank stopped adding to its holdings, also known as its balance sheet , more than three years ago, but it has been reinvesting the proceeds of maturing assets to keep those holdings steady. "I would think that at some point the market is going to be pricing in even greater risks that the Fed might be moving too quickly", said Mark C...

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  • Footage Shows United Employee Shoving Elderly Man To The Ground
Footage Shows United Employee Shoving Elderly Man To The Ground

United, in a statement to the Washington Post , said it's "disturbed by the completely unacceptable behavior shown in a video of a customer and a former United employee". "We are reviewing all circumstances surrounding this incident and reaching out to our customer through his attorney to profusely apologize for what occurred and to make this righ...

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  • Children tossed out of windows in deadly London high-rise blaze
Children tossed out of windows in deadly London high-rise blaze

One witness, Reo, told Sky News: "I was in my kitchen and heard smoke alarms". Huge fireballs can be seen falling from the building before the clip ends. Grenfell Tower was recently upgraded at a cost of 8.6 million pounds ($11 million), with work finishing in May 2016. Dany Cotton , London's fire commissioner, stated that in her 29 years o...

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