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Financial disclosures reveal wealth of top Trump advisers

Business news site Bloomberg estimated Trump's cabinet and senior staff are worth some $12 billion. He added that the disclosure forms demonstrate that many officials have set aside "a lot" to go into public service. In all, Bannon disclosed assets worth between $9.5 million and $48 million, the largest being his consulting firm, Bannon Strategic Advisors (which he valued at $5 million to $25 million).

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Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushners' finances revealed in disclosure documents

Financial disclosure documents released by dozens of White House officials on Friday (31 March) reveal that President Trump's daughter Ivanka and her husband, Jared Kushner, have assets valued between $240m and $740m (£191m- £590m). Even though the briefing was focused on transparency, the White House asked that the two officers not be identified by name. Trump's other right-hand man, chief of staff Reince Priebus, also made at least $1.4 million.

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SpaceX chief Elon Musk sets new bar on reusable rocket engine

SpaceX, run by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, just made history on Friday by launching an already-used Falcon 9 rocket back into space and then landed its first stage on a droneship floating in the Atlantic Ocean. SpaceX is not the only company that is attempting to reduce the astronomic costs of flying into outer space. Speaking soon after the rocket touched down, Musk said it "did its mission perfectly" before landing "right on the bullseye" of the barge.

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United Kingdom could leave European Union with no Brexit deal

The proposal , issued by EU Council President Donald Tusk, argues for a " phased approach " in talks and sets the tone for the two-year divorce negotiations. "We must stay friends", he said. Several EU leaders first want several months of talks on a broad agreement on the terms of separation. Many have insisted Britain must first make good on a divorce settlement that will include it settling outstanding financial commitments - the European Union has advanced a ballpark figure of 60 ...

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Trump dreams of Democrats

Despite efforts by Trump to bring along House Freedom Caucus members, many of them said they would vote against the American Health Care Act . But some observers and investors were skeptical. Trump tried to rally - and even bully - Republicans to get in line behind the GOP's proffered American Health Care Act, even as the substance of the plan remained in flux.

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Hurricanes Eliminated in First Round of NCAA Tournament

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— With star big man Chris Boucher cheering in a bulky knee brace from the sidelines, Tyler Dorsey scored 24 points to lead four players in double figures, and No. If you get into a rotation game with them in terms of hedging ball screens or doing that, you are going to lose because they pass it so well. But it sure looked like one of those late-season Spartans teams we're all familiar with on Friday.

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Ivanka Trump, Kushner to remain beneficiaries of real estate business

The Kushner company owns more than 20,000 apartments and approximately 14 million square feet of office space. "Ivanka, you're hired ." We can nearly imagine the words straight out of The Apprentice host-turned-President of the US Donald Trump.

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UN Issues Condemnation of New Israeli Settlement

Following Thursday's announcement, Israeli officials said Mr Netanyahu's security cabinet decided out of respect for Mr Trump's peace efforts to limit construction in settlements to existing, built-up areas and not to expand construction beyond present boundaries.

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Mr. and Mrs. Elway feel for Oakland fans

Earlier this year, the Chargers moved from San Diego to L.A., although they will play in a soccer stadium until the $2.6 billion facility they will share with the Rams is ready in 2019. The Raiders decided on the move to Las Vegas after the city of Oakland refused to give public money to build a new stadium to replace the aging Oakland Coliseum.

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If the White House spied on the Federal Bureau of Investigation, there's a problem

I think Trump probably wants it to appear that he has nothing to hide. And then he told the panel that he'd warned President Nixon that there was a cancer growing on his presidency. They were directed by someone in the White House to find information that would prove their boss was right about Obama wiretapping him during the campaign.

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Ivanka Trump and hubby worth nearly $1 billion

The White House on Friday released financial disclosure forms for more than 100 or its top administration officials - a mix of people far wealthier, and therefore more entangled in businesses that could conflict with their government duties, than people in previous administrations.

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The Admiral Group plc (ADM) Receives Sell Rating from Citigroup Inc

Ratings analysis reveals 34% of Ensco Plc's analysts are positive. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc upped their target price on Admiral Group plc from GBX 1,650 ($20.74) to GBX 1,780 ($22.37) and gave the company a neutral rating in a report on Wednesday, January 25th.

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Texas Senate approves $106 billion budget

But Texas is still belt-tightening amid sagging energy prices. State lawmakers have less money at their discretion this year when crafting the next two-year budget. The Texas Senate has passed a bill prohibiting coverage of abortion by some health insurance plans in Texas - despite similar efforts stalling previously.

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Philippines says China wants to survey seas to its east

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is mulling changing the name of Benham Rise, an resource-rich undersea region that is part of Philippine territory, Malacañang said Monday. We are also aware that theMinistry of Foreign Affairs of China saying they recognize [the Philippines'] sovereign rights. He said that for a small country like the Philippines and for most small countries, it is the "only logical strategy".

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Analyst's Review on: Fang Holdings Ltd (NYSE:SFUN)

Fang Holdings Ltd (NYSE:SFUN) share price plunged -2.17% or -0.06 points to reach at $2.71 during previous trading session. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.23/share and a Low EPS of $0.21/share.

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Scottish parliament backs bid for second independence referendum

Scotland's first minister has signed a letter formally asking for powers to hold a second Scottish independence referendum. She did, however, say that if Prime Minister Theresa May carries on meeting Scotlands requests with opposition, she will take the next necessary steps once Parliament comes back from Easter recess.

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Uber restarts self-driving cars following weekend wreck

Uber restarted its self-driving testing program that was recently suspended following a relatively serious traffic accident in Tempe, Arizona involving one of the company's autonomous Volvo XC90 SUVs. Ducey's spokesman says a driver monitoring the self-driving vehicle is all the regulation that's needed. A complete report on the crash is expected as soon as sometime this week.

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Turkey bids to exclude airport and airline from laptop ban

The statement said Switzerland would "rigorously investigate illegal intelligence activities". Turkey's foreign minister travels to Switzerland on Thursday to meet his Swiss counterpart, who has tried to keep the neutral country out of a weeks-long dispute between Ankara and several other European nations over campaigning by Turkish politicians.

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Trade talks come after Brexit: Hollande

Tusk ruled out the suggestion that there was an inherent threat in British Prime Minister Theresa May's departure letter Wednesday, which some felt hinted that Britain would end security cooperation with continental Europe unless it gets a good Brexit deal.

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Brexit a punishment for UK, says EU

However, May's language has riled key European Union figures, less than 24 hours after Brexit was officially triggered. Centrist Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday that he did not want to punish the British people for leaving the European Union, but his concern was to protect the interests of the EU.

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India's top court bans sale of older-technology vehicles from April

According to a submission made by the lobby group Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (Siam) in the Supreme Court on 20 January, the industry had around 820,000 units of two-wheelers, commercial vehicles, both small and large, passenger vehicles and three wheelers, at various stages of inventory clearance.

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Vodafone India, Idea announce Kumar Mangalam Birla as new Chairman

The combined Vodafone-Idea group are set to become India's largest telecom operation with nearly 400 million customers, or 35 per cent market share. The new entity will likely have around 40 crore customers or almost one in every three customers in the country.

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Germany: Merkel's CDU victorious in Saarland

Two more state elections in May will be followed by a national parliamentary election on September 24 in which Merkel is seeking a fourth term as chancellor. For Schulz, the result was a return to Earth and a signal that coalition options for his party may be limited if it wins the national election. "Election campaigns are distance races, not sprints", Schulz told supporters at SPD headquarters in Berlin.

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Sears stock plummets after citing 'substantial doubt' about its future

The corporate parent of Sears and Kmart - controlled by billionaire Lampert since 2005 - admitted in its annual report this week that "substantial doubt exists" about its ability to continue as a "going concern". The company has $13.19 billion in liabilities. Tuesday's disclosure came six weeks after Sears announced new steps aimed at jumpstarting sales and revitalizing the brand.

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TransCanada gets US State Department's OK for Keystone XL pipeline

But Donald Trump, while campaigning to be president of the United States, said he would reverse Obama's decision. "This announcement is part of a new era of American energy policy that will lower costs for American families and very significantly reduce our dependence on foreign oil and create thousands of jobs right here in America, " the president said in remarks from the Oval Office.

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Rare 1860s Photo Of Harriet Tubman Acquired By Library Of Congress, Smithsonian

The album is estimated to sell for $20,000 to $30,000, the gallery said. In the extended episode cowritten by Green and Pokaski, Hinds' Tubman delivers a monumental speech about her life, her divine goal and the perilous but necessary fight for freedom, making a passionate plea to abolitionists to shift their thinking, challenging them to take swift action against those who are determined to oppress others.

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N Korea Making Advances In Building Rockets, Missiles

The test measured the thrust power in the combustion chamber, the structural safety and reliability of the engine, and the movement of the turbine pump, state-owned Korean Central News Agency reported . Last week, Tillerson issued the Trump administration's starkest warning yet to North Korea, saying a military response would be "on the table" if it took action to threaten South Korean and USA forces.

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Toshiba's shareholders approve chip unit split off, paves way for sale

The vast conglomerate has lost more than half its market value since late December when Toshiba warned over a flood of red ink at Westinghouse and said it was investigating whistleblower claims of accounting fraud by senior executives at the division.

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Pettersen holds one-stroke lead at weather-hit ANA Inspiration

Park, who had an eagle on the hard, water-lined, par-4 sixth hole, built a lead throughout her second round to only see it fade with bogeys on the home holes. "It's heaven for golf and great surroundings", Pettersen said. Park became the first player to capture multiple wins at the HSBC Women's Champions at the beginning of March, and is looking to win her eighth major championship and second ANA Inspiration title this week.

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Lok Sabha approves 4 supplementary GST legislations

Initiating the discussion, Congress leader M Veerappa Moily criticised the government's move and said the GST bill can not be termed as a game-changer, alleging that the new legislation will lead to tax distortion between the state and central tax administration.

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Trump's son-in-law retains scores of real estate holdings

The White House is releasing as many as 180 financial disclosure reports for top aides, including for former Goldman Sachs executives. Jared Kushner's disclosure shows he took on tens of millions of dollars of bank debt in 2015 and 2016, including liabilities with several worldwide banks whose interests could come before the Trump administration.

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SpaceX 'recycled rocket' launch a huge step forward

It was previously used on a mission in April previous year and refurbished and tested on its return, still sporting its nine original engines. It means you can fly and refly an orbit-class booster which is the most expensive part of the rocket.

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Westminster attacker named as 52-year-old Khalid Masood from Kent

Nine people remain in custody and one woman has been released on bail, Rowley said. The Brighton Argus reported that Masood, who stood trial as Adrian Elms, "left Piers Mott with a three-inch gash on his left cheek" requiring 20 stitches, after an altercation with "racial overtones".

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Trudeau Government Presents Canadian Federal Budget

Angella MacEwen, an economist at the Canadian Labour Congress, welcomed the investment Wednesday but said she would like to see how the government plans to measure outcomes. "These investments, provided as a top-up to the Investment in Affordable Housing initiative and the new multilateral investment framework, will help approximately 3,000 northern families find adequate, suitable and affordable housing", says a budget document tabled March 22.

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Xi, Trump to meet at Florida resort on April 6

President Trump will host Xi for two days at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. He tweeted: "The meeting next week with China will be a very hard one in that we can no longer have massive trade deficits...and job losses". Mr. Tillerson said the bilateral relations were based on "mutual respect" and "win-win" cooperation - phrases that connote U.S.'s willingness to accommodate China's position on Tibet, Hong Kong and Taiwan.


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