• Warren Buffett's annual lunch auction starts Sunday evening
Warren Buffett's annual lunch auction starts Sunday evening

Investor Warren Buffett is again auctioning off a private lunch in the hopes of raising millions more for a charity that helps the homeless in San Francisco. Last year, Buffett's guest was an anonymous woman who spent $3.4 million, Fortune reported . Glide's programs caught the attention of Buffett's first wife, the late Susan Thompson Buffett...

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  • Once the government broke off diplomatic relations with Qatar
Once the government broke off diplomatic relations with Qatar

It also followed weeks of rising tensions between Doha and its neighbors, including Qatari accusations of a concerted media campaign against it and the alleged hacking of the Qatar News Agency. According to Times of India report , Qatar has been one of the biggest funders to the ISIS and some reports also suggest that the oil-rich nation...

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  • Granite Real Estate (GRP.U) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Granite Real Estate (GRP.U) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

They expect $0.99 earnings per share, up 1.02% or $0.01 from last year's $0.98 per share. Kdi Capital Partners Llc decreased Mednax Inc (MD) stake by 26.74% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust had a net margin of 55.81% and a return on equity of 19.15%. Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust (TSE:AAR.UN) has 0.00% si...

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  • Corbyn says UK's May should quit as rivals clash over terror
Corbyn says UK's May should quit as rivals clash over terror

Mr Corbyn later told the BBC: "There's an election on Thursday, that's the chance, and there's a call by people being made in the emergency services who say the cuts in police numbers during her time at the Home Office are appalling and that has to be challenged, and it's been challenged".

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  • Qatar row: Saudi, Egypt to cut Doha links
Qatar row: Saudi, Egypt to cut Doha links

It comes amid heightened tensions between Gulf countries and their near-neighbour, Iran . With just 300,000 nationals, Qatar has no such qualms. Qatar is home to the vast Al-Udeid airbase that holds the forward headquarters of Central Command and hosts some 10,000 American troops.

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  • Trump's Saudi visit responsible for tensions in Gulf: Iranian MP
Trump's Saudi visit responsible for tensions in Gulf: Iranian MP

Egypt accused Qatar of taking an "anti-Egyptian course" and said Cairo had been unable to dissuade it from supporting terrorism. The three Persian Gulf governments accuse Qatar of destabilizing the region's security through its support of the Islamic Brotherhood, ISIS , and Iran.

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  • Trump will not block former FBI Director from testimony
Trump will not block former FBI Director from testimony

As the Senate prepared for Comey's appearance, Trump appeared unlikely to try to block him from testifying. Trump has denied doing that, emphatically saying , "no, no, next question" when asked about it at a news conference last month.

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  • Trump pushes for privatizing United States air traffic control
Trump pushes for privatizing United States air traffic control

The Federal Aviation Administration spends almost $10 billion a year on air traffic control funded largely through passenger user fees, and has about 28,000 air traffic control personnel. "I am grateful this administration has been eager and willing to reduce the burden of federal regulations and mismanaged bureaucracy on a variety of America's...

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  • Trump accuses London Mayor of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement
Trump accuses London Mayor of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

The president has stepped up his calls for implementing the travel ban following the weekend attacks in London . The White House did not immediately respond to requests for that information. Later, the mayor's spokesman said he was too busy to respond to Trump's "ill-informed" tweet. More than 80 medics attended the scene. White House spokeswoma...

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  • Trump aides won't say whether he believes in climate change
Trump aides won't say whether he believes in climate change

When asked if the president has a long-term strategy for combating climate change , the two officials debated who should answer, with one murmuring to the other: "You go". Stepping onto the Rose Garden podium after Trump spoke, Scott Pruitt , the head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), said the event showed the president's "unflinching...

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  • OPEC: Deeper Cuts Are Not Out Of The Question
OPEC: Deeper Cuts Are Not Out Of The Question

In fact, Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark, slid below US$50 a barrel today in Asian trade, indicating that no amount of assurances from OPEC or Russian Federation could push prices up unless they are supported by hard evidence. The increased production and an increase in the numbers of operating rigs remain a concern for the oil bulls. US cru...

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  • Trump proposes privatizing air traffic control
Trump proposes privatizing air traffic control

The proposal unveiled at the White House Monday would create a not-for-profit corporation to run USA airspace, airport control towers and all the procedures that steer your flight safely to its destination. Huerta acknowledged, however, that government procurement requirements have slowed the NextGen rollout. There are several. Some argue that be...

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  • BA shutdown blamed on contractor switching off power
BA shutdown blamed on contractor switching off power

They added: 'It's very much human error that's to blame. BA promised to compensate customers for "welfare claims" such the cost of booking last-minute hotels, meals and phone calls. Cruz denied GMB's claims that the issue may be linked to BA cutting hundreds of IT jobs and contracting the work to India past year. A spokeswoman for BA declined t...

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  • In Good Financial Health? - Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY), Broadcom Limited (AVGO)
In Good Financial Health? - Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY), Broadcom Limited (AVGO)

During the same period previous year, the business earned $0.03 EPS. Zacks Investment Research's earnings per share calculations are a mean average based on a survey of research firms that follow Yamana Gold. The firm has "Buy" rating by HSBC given on Wednesday, July 22. The stock increased 1.18% or $0.03 on June 2, reaching $2.57. This represent...

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  • Trudeau says he'll stay focused on Canadians', and Quebecers', real priorities
Trudeau says he'll stay focused on Canadians', and Quebecers', real priorities

Earlier in the day, during an appearance on " Live with Kelly and Ryan ", Trudeau spoke more explicitly about where he and Trump disagree. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Accord has unwittingly "galvanized support" for American action to limit global warming, Canada's environment minister said ...

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  • DGMO Pakistan raises issue of unprovoked firing on LoC with Indian counterpart
DGMO Pakistan raises issue of unprovoked firing on LoC with Indian counterpart

Sources said Indian security forces have an upper hand in terms of better tactical location at most places along the LoC and it has now been chose to launch a fresh onslaught against Pakistani posts and their border guarding forces. He asked for actionable evidence regarding alleged infiltration and also to look inwards for correct identification o...

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  • TriMet Stabbing Suspect Rails In Court
TriMet Stabbing Suspect Rails In Court

His court-appointed attorney, Gregory Scholl, didn't immediately return a call. Security video on the train captured Christian drinking from a large container full of purple liquid that he later identified as Sangria wine, according to the affidavit.

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  • Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) Stake Increased by US Bancorp DE
Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) Stake Increased by US Bancorp DE

Patterson-Uti Energy (NASDAQ: PTEN ) 52-week high price stands at $29.76 and low price stands at $17.61, its price distance from 52-week high is -28.8% while its distance from 52-week low price is 20.33%. More interesting news about Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. 04/03/2017 - Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. was upgraded to " by analysts at Tudor Pickering...

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  • Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK) Downgraded by ValuEngine to Strong Sell
Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK) Downgraded by ValuEngine to Strong Sell

MACK has been the topic of several recent research reports. 5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc . TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was originally reported by Markets Daily and is owned by of Markets Daily. If you are viewing this report on an...

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  • Clean Energy Fuels Corp (CLNE) Shares Up 5.1% After Strong Earnings
Clean Energy Fuels Corp (CLNE) Shares Up 5.1% After Strong Earnings

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio. The company was maintained on Monday, March 14 by HSBC. The stock was bought at an average price of $2.26 per share, with a total value of $22,600.00. Hodges Capital Management holds 0.02% or 125,000 shares. Two Sigma Llc reported 38,039 shares stake. Since Decem...

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