• Corker: US considering North Korea travel ban
Corker: US considering North Korea travel ban

His doctors at the University of Cincinnati reject North Korea's claim he contracted botulism . Still, the president had expressed confidence that China would do its best to discipline North Korea through diplomatic pressure. "It didn't happen to me", Bae said. "His family is incredible. but he should have been brought home a long time a...

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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street
Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street

On the Nasdaq , 1,310 issues rose and 886 fell. Shares of Twitter jumped more than 5 percent, while Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba gained almost 4 percent. China has since started a Stock Connect programme that links mainland Chinese stocks with the Hong Kong market to make them more accessible, among other changes.

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  • Amit Shah declines to comment on Presidential candidates
Amit Shah declines to comment on Presidential candidates

The Shiv Sena taunted its ally, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), saying the party should focus on bringing stability to "sensitive areas" such as Kashmir and Darjeeling, rather than worrying about mid-term elections and completing a full five-year term in Maharashtra, Hindustan Times reported.

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  • Kumble's replacement will be announced before Sri Lanka tour, says Rajeev Shukla
Kumble's replacement will be announced before Sri Lanka tour, says Rajeev Shukla

It has also been revealed that the Cricket Advisory Committee comprising of Sachin Tendulkar , Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman had put forth a condition before extending Kumble's contract as India coach. "BCCI has tried its best to resolve the issue". A three-man panel of Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman, who picked Kumble in June p...

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  • Obama Issues Statement on Otto Warmbier's Death
Obama Issues Statement on Otto Warmbier's Death

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said he would support a travel ban on American tourists visiting North Korea . Separately Tuesday, Trump tweeted that he appreciated China's efforts to help rein in North Korea , but said "it has not worked out".

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  • FiveThirtyEight: Dems Need to Stay on the Attack in Red Districts
FiveThirtyEight: Dems Need to Stay on the Attack in Red Districts

As expected, a Republican also won Tuesday's special election in SC to replace Rep. Mick Mulvaney , now President Trump's budget director. Democrats also came closer than expected in SC on Tuesday - which, Klain said , "shows there are no safe seats for Republicans and the Democrats have a broad array of districts to contest".

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  • Iran says OPEC considering deeper output cuts, delegates sceptical
Iran says OPEC considering deeper output cuts, delegates sceptical

Signs of faltering demand have also prompted weakening sentiment, dropping prices to levels comparable to when the output cuts were first announced late past year. OPEC in a meeting in May agreed to extend until March 2018 an oil output cut deal that was sealed past year to help shore up prices. So far this year, oil has lost 20% in value, its ...

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  • Here's what you need to know about the Georgia special election
Here's what you need to know about the Georgia special election

It should be noted: Even Republicans who control both the House and Senate and members of the Trump administration have had trouble agreeing with each other on a path forward for major priorities such as health care, tax reform, and other issues.

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  • SpiceJet, Boeing Sign Memorandum Of Understanding For 40 737 MAX Planes
SpiceJet, Boeing Sign Memorandum Of Understanding For 40 737 MAX Planes

Boeing Commercial Airplanes Chief Executive Kevin McAllister this week denied the 737 MAX 10 would have any financing issues. As usual, the International Paris Air and Space show is a main battle field for the world's leading civil aircraft manufacturers Boeing and Airbus .

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  • Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns Amid Pressure From Investors
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns Amid Pressure From Investors

Afterwards, we'll look at Ford's decision to move production of its next-generation Focus model to China, and then talk about the market for selling Obamacare policies. Among those mentioned by analysts as possible successors are former Ford CEO Alan Mulally and former Virgin America CEO David Cush. At least two prominent female executives have a...

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  • Boris Becker declared bankrupt by British court
Boris Becker declared bankrupt by British court

She said the Wimbledon victor, who took the men's singles title three times in the 1980s, gave the impression of "a man with his head in the sand". Three of those were at Wimbledon, where his serve-and-volley style earned plenty of plaudits.

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  • MSCI adds Chinese stocks to key benchmarks
MSCI adds Chinese stocks to key benchmarks

MSCI estimated the change, which does not happen until June next year, would drive inflows of between $17 billion and $18 billion. Inclusion in the MSCI will provide "only a modest boost" to capital market reforms in China , especially in the areas of shareholder rights and debt market reform, but is unlikely to be a breakthrough, the Eurasia...

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  • How Many Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)'s Analysts Are Bullish?
How Many Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Whitman Howard reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a GBX 240 ($3.10) price objective on shares of Stock Spirits Group PLC in a research report on Friday, May 19th. If you are accessing this report on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of global trademark & copyright legislation. The original version of this piece can...

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  • Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B
Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B

Armed with giant warehouses, shopper data, the latest technology and almost endless funds - and now with Whole Foods' hundreds of physical stores - Amazon is set to reshape a US$800 billion grocery market that is already changing rapidly.

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  • What the Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Means for Your Grocery Bill
What the Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Means for Your Grocery Bill

In the discussion, Mackey said the deal was analogous to an old-fashioned marriage. So- it's been a whirlwind courtship. "Mutual friends set us up on a blind date", he said in the transcript . A source familiar with the matter say Amazon may roll out some (possibly extreme) cost-cutting measures to lower prices across the board at Whole Food...

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  • Trump Calls Health Care Bill He Celebrated in the Rose Garden 'Mean'
Trump Calls Health Care Bill He Celebrated in the Rose Garden 'Mean'

Indeed, if they don't release the bill until after the CBO's report , and hold to their plan to take a vote on the legislation before their July Fourth recess, the public will have nearly no time to absorb it, let alone convey their sentiments to their lawmakers.

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  • Saudi king names son as first heir
Saudi king names son as first heir

Before his appointment as the Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman was serving as the deputy crown prince and was overseeing a wide range of portfolios amongst which are the defense ministry, war in neighboring Yemen , the kingdom's energy policy and the economic reforms to reduce dependency on oil.

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  • Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN)

Reynders McVeigh Capital Management LLC now owns 3,255 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $262,000 after buying an additional 25 shares during the last quarter. M&T National Bank accumulated 192,112 shares. Srb Corporation reported 0.02% in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Signaturefd Limited Liability Com holds 4,289 shares or 0.05%...

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  • Halcon Resources Corporation (HK) Major Shareholder Sells $4529270.11 in Stock
Halcon Resources Corporation (HK) Major Shareholder Sells $4529270.11 in Stock

Zacks Investment Research cut Halcon Resources Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. Barclays PLC reissued a "sell" rating and set a $9.00 price target on shares of Halcon Resources Corporation in a report on Friday, March 3rd.

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  • Evans says Fed must convince public it sees low-inflation issue
Evans says Fed must convince public it sees low-inflation issue

Dudley's comments also spurred the USA dollar to hit a three-week high against the yen on Tuesday. The stronger dollar weighed on gold prices , but losses were curbed by uncertainty as talks commenced on the terms of Britain's departure from the European Union.

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