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Congress completes first step toward Obamacare repeal

Nine Republicans crossed party lines and voted with their Democratic colleagues. Some Republicans, including members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus and more moderate members of the GOP conference, wavered on voting in favor of the resolution due to concerns about a replacement plan or disappointment that the resolution that does not attempt to balance the budget.

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'To go 'bing bing bing' on Twitter even after becoming Prez'

President-elect Donald Trump will continue to use his personal Twitter account as president to counteract the "dishonesty" of the press. According to the Sunday Times , Trump noted his huge social media following, and spoke about keeping his Twitter account in order to publish the things Trump wants to tell the public in 280 characters.

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Palestinian embassy denies Maimane planning Palestine visit

Obama, who leaves office on Friday, said Israel's settlements had made it harder to imagine a contiguous, effective Palestinian state , seen as key to a long-sought two-state solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. According to the report , the document calls for "two states, Israel and Palestine, living side by side in peace and security". Netanyahu dismissed the talks as rigged and the "last twitches of yesterday", a reference to the changing of the political guard in ...

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Air India to introduce women-only seats on board planes

The new seating arrangements are being rolled out after two women reported being groped on Air India flights within the space of fortnight, the Times of India reports. Less than two weeks later, a female flight attendant said she was molested by a male passenger on board an Air India flight from Oman to Delhi. This will be the first time in recent years that the airline will be launching such a route.

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Australian energy group backs Li Ka-shing takeover

A group led by Hong Kong billionaire tycoon Li Ka-shing's infrastructure business said Monday it is buying Australian energy company Duet in a multibillion dollar deal. The Duet deal would be Mr Li's biggest acquisition in the nation, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. But Power Assets, which has energy projects in Hong Kong, mainland China, Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand may still have more than HK$40 billion cash after distributing the HK$10.67 billion special dividend ...

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Germany defends vehicle industry after Trump assault

Imposing tariffs would make the American vehicle industry "worse, weaker and more expensive", he added. "I would wait and see what the Congress has to say about that, which is mostly full of people who want the opposite of Trump". German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel on Monday warned US President-elect Donald Trump not to slap punitive tariffs on imports from carmakers like BMW , Daimler and Volkswagen .

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Trump stimulus set to boost United States growth

According to IMF's World Economic Outlook (WEO) report, Nigeria's GDP will grow by 0.8 percent in 2017 - 0.2 percentage points less than the World Bank's outlook. The Fund trimmed its fiscal 2017-18 forecast for India to 7.2 percent from 7.6 percent. "Preliminary third-quarter growth figures were somewhat stronger than previously forecast in some economies, such as Spain and the United Kingdom, where domestic demand held up better than expected in the aftermath of the Brexit vote".

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Ray-Ban owner Luxottica in £44bn merger with French lenses giant Essilor

The combined group, to be known as EssilorLuxottica, will have annual sales of more than 15 billion euros and employ a workforce of 140,000 worldwide. Italy's Luxottica , which has 80,000 staff and also owns Oakley and Sunglass Hut with licensing deals for Versace glasses, is uniting with opticians' favourite Essilor .

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Northern Ireland Secretary calls for defence of power-sharing as elections loom

Simon Hamilton, the Stormont economy minister, has suggested capping annual payments made under the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) programme from April 2018. Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire. We still remain absolutely committed to triggering the Article 50 process by the end of March. Campaigners have warned it would be impossible to stick to the timetable if the Northern Irish Assembly is not sitting.

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Boeing, SpiceJet in $22bn deal for 205 planes

SpiceJet has about 13 percent of market share in the Indian aviation passenger market while market leader IndiGo has 40 percent. SpiceJet said it had signed a deal for buying up to 205 planes from Boeing - worth up to $22 billion at list prices - but the announcement includes 55 jets already announced in a 2014 deal and the possible follow-on order of 50 more.

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The ICAP plc (IAPLY) Cut to Hold at Numis Securities Ltd

Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a GBX 350 ($4.26) target price on shares of Marks and Spencer Group Plc in a research report on Tuesday, December 20th. If you are accessing this story on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA and global copyright laws. In other Marks and Spencer Group Plc news, insider Patrick Bousquet Chavanne bought 2,700 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 15th.

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December's wholesale price index rose to 3.39%, says government

The index for primary articles (weight 20.12 per cent) declined by 1.2 per cent to 256.3 from 259.4 for the previous month. Food inflation, however, recorded a sharp year-on-year fall at (-) 0.70 percent in December 2016 from 7.89 percent in the same month of 2015.

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Ever bought milk in Arizona? You have some money coming your way

Thanks to a class action settlement, anyone in D.C. who has purchased milk or milk products since 2003 may be entitled to a payment. This antitrust lawsuit alleges a nationwide conspiracy by CWT and its members to limit the production of raw farm milk by prematurely slaughtering cows, in order to illegally increase the price of milk and other fresh milk products.

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A bleak prediction for peace between Israel and Palestine

French President Francois Hollande said Sunday's conference aims at ensuring the support of the global community for the two-state solution as a reference for future direct negotiations. Another variable in any two-state solution is the role of the US, Israeli's staunch ally. And, in fact, the resolution made no reference to a further Security Council resolution, or the establishment of a follow-up mechanism to this conference.

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Khaidi No 150 5th Day Box Office Collection : Chiranjeevi movie…

Ram Charan and the mega camp has always been following this technique from a long time and has been picking directors who could give their heroes some new lease of life with every film of theirs. Due to strong content, written by the very promising filmmaker AR Murugadoss, this V.V.Vinayak's directorial Khaidi No. 150 has received positive reviews from critics as well.

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World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest 50%

New research released today by Oxfam shows that the richest one percent of New Zealanders hold 20 percent of the country's total wealth, while 90 percent of the population account for less than half the nation's wealth. The organization said that its earlier calculation that 62 people had the same wealth as 50 percent of the world's population was, in fact, incorrect as new data on wealth distribution from China and India had been revealed.

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Petrol price up by 42 paise, diesel by Rs 1.03 a litre

Refineries charge deemed duty on diesel but there is no duty on kerosene oil. State oil companies have raised the prices of petrol by 42 paise per litre and diesel by Rs 1.03 per litre after the fortnightly review to align local prices with global rates.

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Labour's Tristram Hunt to quit as MP and take over museum

Vocal critic of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. He described his time as an MP as both rewarding and intensely frustrating but said that his decision was not aimed at destabilising Mr Corbyn's leadership. With a name like Tristram and an affinity for patriotism it easy to see why Hunt may have been out of step with certain elements of the current Labour party.

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Oil prices drop on OPEC deal concern

Kuwait too has cut its oil exports by more than 133,000 bpd, Kuwaiti Oil Minister Essam Al-Marzouq said. The ministry has set a daily average production target of 970,094 barrels. Both crudes have firmly held above $52 a barrel this year, faring far better than the average price of $41 a barrel for light crude and $39.19 for heavy oil in 2016.

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Mahrez scores twice in Algeria AFCON draw

The Warriors fell behind after just 12 minutes at Stade de Franceville when Mahrez scored with a finish that oozed Premier League class, but Callisto Pasuwa's side hit back quickly. "If you look at [Nyasha] Mushekwi, Knowledge Musona, Khama Billiat - for me, one of the top players in the continent", said Larsen. He was replaced by Matthew Rusike.

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American Apparel shops to close after Canadian company buys brand

As of now, Americal Apparel still plans on being a wholesaler company, meaning your beloved band shirts printed on AA are safe. American Apparel is shutting down - or, more accurately, it's going to look very different - after being purchased at a bankruptcy auction by Canadian company Gildan Activewear .

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Kerry visits Vietnam on last trip as U.S. secretary of state

Mr Kerry told his former enemy, Vo Ban Tam, he was glad they were both alive. He was operating a rocket launcher and was shooting at United States fighters to get them into range while they were on patrol. The secretary of state is visiting Vietnam as the first stop on his last foreign trip before stepping aside when the Trump administration takes power next week.

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Britain Economic Model will Change if EU Single Market Access Denied

According to reports released last night, the United Kingdom may very well be forced to abide by laws of the European Union (EU) for at least another additional ten years even after Brexit. May's government had said it believed the two sets of negotiations could conclude at the same time. The MEP told Sophy Ridge on Sunday on Sky News: "I'm quite certain Theresa May will do what she always does - sound very reassuring, she will look to be very much in control, saying all the right things and ...

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Clinton Camp Still Challenging 'Legitimacy' Of Trump Election

The inspector general's announcement comes amid outcry from Democrats, who say Ms Clinton's loss to president-elect Donald Trump in last November's presidential election was in part due to Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey bringing Ms Clinton's emails back into the public spotlight less than two weeks before the vote.

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Stokes's lower-order blitz powers England to 350

Half-centuries from Joe Root, Jason Roy and Ben Stokes helped England post their highest score in India - 350 for seven - and Virat Kohli & Co will have to come out with all guns blazing in the first ODI at the MCA Stadium in Pune on Sunday.

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Haj subsidy withdrawal: Shabbir asks Asaduddin to apologize

The BJP government is trying to ascertain if the subsidy can be scrapped, since in 2012, a Supreme Court directive had said that the government should stop the subsidy eventually. "He ur ged the government to use this fund for girls" education.Lashing out at Asad, Shabbir said that subsidy is a "boon" for Muslims who can not to afford the pilgrimage "He may not need the subsidy, but why deprive poor Muslims from it", Shabbir added.

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Que Langdon reunited with her mother in Australia

Alan Langdon says he has no plans to return to New Zealand with his daughter Que, despite the wishes of the six-year-old's mother. "I tell you I learnt a lot about sailing", he said. "We came in to have some breakfast and while I was preparing breakfast, Que went to the toilet". "They chatted briefly and Que informed her mother she missed her, loved her and was thrilled to see her".

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Everton vs. Manchester City 2017 live stream

Kick-off is set for 1.30pm GMT. Coverage begins on Sky Sports 1 at 12:30pm on Sunday. "Two missed penalties cost City two points in the reverse fixture at the Etihad, and they can not afford any similar missed opportunities on Sunday". He wants to come back immediately and make everything flawless immediately but he has to feel and be given time by manager and teammates to come back.

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Stock's Earning Overview: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) will report its next earnings on Feb 17 - Feb 21 (Est.). The company reported its EPS on 10/28/2016. The company had revenue of $310.43 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $325.25 million.

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PNC Financial Services (NYSE:PNC) Shares Target Price Increased

Overall, the company surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by an average of 2.7% in the trailing four quarters. RBC Capital Markets lowered Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. This represents a $2.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.87%. Can owned 0.09% of Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (The)'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.21.

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What do Analysts suggest for: General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)

KS's investment portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest position. United Services Automobile Association owned about 0.10% of American Electric Power Company worth $32,489,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. During the same period past year, the business posted $1.06 earnings per share. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.38 in that period.

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Oil price rise falters as doubts emerge over Opec cuts

Opec and crude producers outside the group, including Russian Federation, are implementing production cuts of about 1.8 million barrels a day this year after crude prices slumped from more than $100 a barrel since 2014 amid oversupply. USA fuel prices also rose, with heating oil futures up 2.4% and gasoline more than 3% higher. Oil prices have risen by around 20% since the 13-nation cartel made a decision to cut production in November.

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See Where Fencing Has Yet to Be Built Along Mexico Border

Ahead of his inauguration in Washington, D.C., on January 20, Trump has taken to Twitter to threaten both General Motors and Toyota over plans to build small cars in Mexico. But, Garcia says Mexican institutions don't know how many students they would have to accommodate if they were deported. One of the few currencies which did weaken against the dollar after Trump spoke was the Mexican peso.

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Mattis Hearing Complete, Senate Committee Approves Waiver

Inhofe is the senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, where retired General James Mattis is testifying today. James Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump's choice to lead the Defense Department, said at his Senate confirmation hearing Thursday that the United States should "live up" to the terms of the Iran deal, and he warned of Russia's attempts to break the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance.

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Analysts Consensus For Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY)

Shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC ( NYSE:LYG ) traded down 1.662% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $3.255. Year to Date (YTD) performance of Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG) is 6.77 percent while its Performance (Week) is 0.61 percent and Performance (month) is at 4.75 percent.


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