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Dayton rips Trump over environmental order reversals

The power-plant rule Trump is set to address in his order has been on hold since past year as a federal appeals court considers a challenge by coal-friendly states and corporations who call the plan an unconstitutional power grab. In a report last week, the environmental groups CoalSwarm, the Sierra Club and Greenpeace said an unexpectedly sharp decline in the number of new coal-fired power plants being built in China and India improved chances that climate targets could be met.

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Tribe to oppose Keystone XL on 'all fronts'

After the meeting, Girling told reporters that under Trump the Keystone Pipeline was approved "sure a heck of a lot quicker". "I hope we will all seek to exercise our First Amendment rights peacefully, and respect the right of others to do likewise", Daugaard said .

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Active Stock Review: Halliburton Company

The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 1.35 on Zacks Investment Research where the scale runs from 1 to 5, 1 representing Strong buy and 5 showing Strong Sell. In the last six months the stock's performance fell 16.63% while yearly performance of the company advanced 42.43%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

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Should you give your kids access to your credit card?

No want wants to pay financial institutions more than they have to, so here's a secret: It's pretty easy to get out of paying for a number of pesky credit-card fees . For example, younger baby boomers (ages 53 to 62) had a staggering 97% success rate when asking for an annual fee reduction or elimination. Interest rates are now at their highest point since CreditCards.com began tracking rates in mid-2007.

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Johnson & Johnson latest to suspend ads from YouTube over offensive videos

J&J said yesterday it wanted to ensure that its product advertising did not appear on channels that promote "offensive content". Since then, a cascade of companies have pulled back, potentially costing Google and YouTube hundreds of millions of dollars in lost business.

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Cuomo: Congressional GOP has 'declared war on New York'

Earlier Wednesday, Gov. Cuomo said, in response to the provision, that there could be a state income tax increase of 10 percent imposed on all New Yorkers to cover the $2.3 billion. He had the exact reaction as Democrat McCoy to the governor's railing against Washington for seeking, through the Collins/Faso amendment, to drive unfunded mandates on the state.

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Sears shares sink as investors fret over going-concern risk

But company officials insisted on Wednesday that it didn't necessarily mean all the stores would shut down and the well-known retail names would disappear. The old Sears at the now-closed Madison Square Mall. The company announced in 2016 that one day, it hopes to have the same number of brick-and-mortar grocery stores as Kroger now has.

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Notable Buzzers: Apache Corp. (APA), HTG Molecular Diagnostics, Inc. (HTGM)

The consensus rating is 1.5, indicating analysts in general look favorably on the company's future prospects. The highest price target outlook for the stock is $5.5 and the minimum price target estimate is $4.5. HTG Molecular Diagnostics, Inc .is engaged in developing and marketing a technology platform which consists of instrumentation, consumables and software analytics for sample profiling applications including tumor profiling, molecular diagnostic testing and biomarker development.

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Pizza delivery by robot to be tested in Europe

Its robots are created to operate autonomously on sidewalks and have a maximum speed of four miles per hour and can carry up to 20 pounds. Domino's is running the project under the framework of DRU ( Domino's Robotic Unit), an initiative using robot and drone technologies for delivery.

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President Trump approves Keystone XL pipeline, would only create 35 permanent jobs

On Friday, March 24, President Donald Trump approved the project that his predecessor, Barack Obama , had suspended in November 2015. "On behalf of thousands of people who have worked very hard to get here, as you pointed out, a very long time to get here, we're very relieved and very much just want to get to work", Girling said .

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Trump tells lawmakers he expects a deal 'very quickly' on healthcare

The administration will work with Congress on tax reform, but President Trump has made it very clear that "this is a huge priority for him, something that he feels very passionately about", Spicer said in a press briefing. Trump had initially blamed Democrats for the health care measure's failure, predicting an eventual collapse of the law. "So far, all we've seen from the President is murk".

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A look at issues now that Britain has started to leave EU

The UK prime minister said that there can be "no turning back" from Brexit as the Article 50 has been triggered. We know that we will lose influence over the rules that affect the European economy. May said she did want a return to a "hard" border in the north of Ireland but that if the United Kingdom does not accept trade rules and free movement that may be unavoidable.

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Oil producers consider continuing curb on output

Earlier in the day WTI and Brent had traded for as much as $54.42 per barrel and $57.04 per barrel, respectively. The rally stalled this year as U.S. output and supplies continued to grow. "At this point it's clear we haven't had the cut long enough to have an impact on USA supplies". Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said it was too early to say whether there would be an extension, although the agreement was working well and all countries were committed to 100 percent compliance.

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Republican lawmaker resigns from House Freedom Caucus

READ: Can Republicans govern if they can't keep a promise they've made for 7 years? He argued that the bill the Freedom Caucus wanted would have alienated more moderate members of the Republican Party. "It can be argued that failure to execute on the repeal and replace of the ACA certainly adds a potential headwind to accomplishing broad tax reform , as hoped by the Street", said Veda Partners' Spencer Perlman and Sumesh Sood, adding "tax reform is hard and is going to be a slog at ...

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Dunkin' Brands Shares Down Nearly 3% Premarket As Goldman Downgrades To Sell

Dunkin Brands Group, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Maxim Group. Baird reiterated an outperform rating and set a $56.00 price objective on shares of Dunkin Brands Group in a research report on Tuesday, February 7th. Nomura Asset Ltd has invested 0% in Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN). If you are accessing this news story on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide trademark and copyright laws.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 will have Bixby voice assistant

Samsung says it has made Bixby "context aware", meaning that when you summon the assistant it will know exactly where you are within an app and to an extent what you might want to ask. Rhee said Bixby will also be able to understand the current context and state of each application to weave together both voice and touch interactions into one fluid interaction.

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Air Flight Laptop Ban In Muslim-Majority Nations Begins

The Department for Transport told BuzzFeed News passengers should expect the measures to already be in effect, but that airlines had been told to implement them no later than this Saturday. Six U.K. carriers will be affected-British Airways, EasyJet, Jet2.com, Monarch , Thomas Cook and Thomason-along with eight foreign carriers-Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airways, Atlas-Global Airlines, Middle East Airlines, Egyptair, Royal Jordanian , Tunis Air and Saudia.

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Wall St up as Fed raises rates but stays course

A rate increase on Wednesday would push the Fed's target overnight lending rate to a range of between 0.75 percent and 1.00 percent, still low but approaching the range that the central bank has typically operated within. Ms. Yellen and her top lieutenant, Stanley Fischer built on those views in comments on March 3, with Mr. Fischer saying "if there has been a conscious effort" to boost expectations of a rate rise, "I'm about to join it".

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House votes to overturn internet privacy protections

The resolution, which already passed in the senate last week, allows internet providers such as AT&T, Verizon and Comcast, to monitor where consumers browse online, what they buy, what they watch on television, as well as any health and financial information that you divulge through internet use .

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GST Bills may be introduced in Lok Sabha on Monday

Mr. Jaitley said GST council will take decision on when to bring alcohol and petroleum under GST. The Lok Sabha on Wednesday took up discussion and debate on the Goods and Services Tax Bill 2017, with the Union Minister Arun Jaitley apprising the members of the details in the Bill.

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Imperative That House GOP Keep Promise, Repeal Obamacare

President Donald Trump pulled the plug on a planned vote Friday after conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus and moderate Republicans still couldn't support the final bill. "I want to thank the President and the Speaker, they went all out to pass a repeal and replacement". Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., made his views clear after a closed-door lunch with fellow Senate Republicans and Vice President Mike Pence.

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Toshiba says Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Bankruptcy Court in NY. The bankruptcy means the future of Westinghouse's under-construction plants in Georgia and SC is "uncertain", Lisa Donahue, restructuring chief of consultancy AlixPartners and chief transition and development officer of Westinghouse, said in a court filing.

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What The Death Of Broadband Privacy Rules Means

The House voted 215-205 to reject the rule. The Senate voted 50 to 48 to block the FCC regulations, potentially putting your browsing history and other private data at risk of being sold by your ISP or used to solicit advertisements to consumers.

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Vectura Group PLC reiterated as Buy By Numis

They now have a GBX 810.00 TP on Unite Group (LON:UTG). The analysts further pointed out that to trade closer to tangible book value, StanChart is "likely to need significant capital return to start and revenue growth to pick up, without a consequent pick-up in credit losses".

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Vettel sets standard for Mercedes duo

Over the past three years, triple world champion Hamilton has had only his teammate, the now-retired 2016 title victor Nico Rosberg, and reliability to worry about with Mercedes winning 51 of 59 races up to Melbourne . If we look at previous years I have been on the pole in Melbourne (I have achieved three of the last four) and this time I have reached the first race well prepared.

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Trump says Germany owes 'vast sums' to NATO

Only the US and four other members now reach the benchmark of spending 2 percent of GDP on defense. Stark differences between both on everything from trade to immigration were in full view during an icy first meeting between the two Western leaders at the White House on March 17 Friday.

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Johnson leaves no doubt at Dell Match Play

Johnson never went beyond the 16th hole until Sunday, when he had to hold on to beat Hideto Tanihara in the semifinals and Rahm in the championship match. Instead, players play in 16 four-player pods with the victor of the group advancing into single-elimination. "If I'm playing my best, yeah, I'll (beat) anybody, anytime", he declared.

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Dems force 1-week delay on panel vote on Supreme Court pick

He has made the astounding argument that bosses have an individual right to prevent their company's female employees from using their own health insurance to buy contraception. "If Donald Trump doesn't have the votes for this judge, he should change the nominee, not the Senate's rules", she said. The Republican National Committee targeted 12 Democrats from mostly states that Trump won, urging them through paid ad campaigns to support an up-or-down vote on Gorsuch - code for opposing the ...

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Bank of America Corporation (BAC), the Rubicon Project, Inc. (RUBI)

In related Bank of America news, bank stakeholders are becoming more aware - and disconcerted - with the pay plans and compensation of the top executive officer's. According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $0.3, while the High earnings estimate is $0.39.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter previous year was $0.33.

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Michael Moore: Democrats shouldn't gloat over Donald Trump health care flop

BLAIR: At the end of the day, he made a lot of money. In additional fallout from the jarring setback, Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, said he was leaving the caucus. But speaking to reporters at the Oval Office shortly after the bill was pulled, Trump resisted the urge to point his finger at the Freedom Caucus when asked it he felt betrayed by the group.

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Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE:CLI) Reviewed By Analysts

The stock touched its high share price of $32.24 on Jul 29, 2016 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on Mar 10, 2017 as $21.46. The correct version of this report can be read at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/03/29/coresite-realty-corp-cor-svp-derek-mccandless-sells-2353-shares-of-stock-updated-updated.html.

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The five questions to ask following the US Fed rate hike

Hence, the Federal Reserve will continue its process toward normalized rates, and according to the latest economic projections , participants still see three rate hikes-or two more after this one-in 2017. The rest of the SEP forecasts remained unchanged as well, with the Fed members expecting economic growth of 2.1 percent this year and next, with an unemployment rate of 4.5 percent.

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US lawmakers roll back privacy rules for internet carriers

Privacy advocates say the rules are necessary to protect broadband customers, but critics say the FCC's rules subjected ISPs to much stronger privacy regulations than web-based companies like Google and Facebook. Republicans and industry groups have blasted that discrepancy, saying it was unfair and confusing for consumers. Those Obama-era rules would have required service providers to get customer permission before selling the information for targeted advertisements.

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Let's keep the 'Fearless Girl' forever, NY women leaders say

But the extension is being granted through the city Transportation Department's art program. The 50-inch bronze " Fearless Girl " facing off against Wall Street's iconic charging bull is staying put - for now. Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney Presser at " Fearless Girl " Statue on Broadway at Morris Street in Manhattan on March 18. Others have criticized the sculpture, however, including the Charging Bull's creator, who called it an " advertising trick ".

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UK flight ban on laptops will be introduced 'in days'

Air, Turkish Airlines, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Kuwait Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Qatar Airways, Emirates and Etihad Airways - have till Friday to comply with the new policy that will be in place indefinitely. A British Prime Minister's office spokesperson said that the measures have been taken by the countries based on the "same intelligence the USA relies on".


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