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Oil retreats, set to become 1st qtr's worst-performing asset

A modest oil price rally in the past 48 hours continued Wednesday morning despite a report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration that showed a lower than expected 900,000-barrel build in U.S. "The low-hanging fruit on the short-cycle projects are being used now so I am more in this camp that says we are starting to see potential issues three or four years down the track", Luckock said.

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EPA decides against ban on use of chlorpyrifos on fruits and vegetables

It provides scientific advice, information and recommendations to the EPA Administrator on pesticides and pesticide-related issues regarding the impact of regulatory decisions on health and the environment. "Based on the harm that this pesticide causes, the EPA can not, consistent with the law, allow it in our food", said Patti Goldman, a lawyer with the environmental advocacy group Earthjustice, citing a number of studies that have demonstrated the harmful effects of the pesticide in humans.

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Trump issues pipeline permit to TransCanada

TransCanada's US -listed shares (TRP.N) jumped 3.7 percent to $49.50 in premarket trading. When President Barack Obama rejected the project in late 2015, he said it would undermine USA leadership in curbing reliance on carbon fuels. "It will also create stronger economic growth, boost American manufacturing, and provide a more stable and affordable energy supply to help protect Americans against energy price spikes", he said.

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Secretary Rex Tillerson says: 'I didn't want this job'

Officials gave no explanation for why Tillerson will be replaced by his acting deputy, Thomas Shannon, at the Brussels meeting. And on April 12, the secretary of state will travel to a series of meetings in Russia, CNBC reported . U.S. officials said Mr Tillerson would meet North Atlantic Treaty Organisation diplomats this week in Washington for a conference on defeating the Islamic State group.

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EU deal 'in all our interests', May tells European press

He said there would be " no punitive approach, Brexit is punitive enough ". The guidelines also say the issue of citizens living in each other's countries is a priority, and call for "flexible and imaginative solutions" for the issue of the U.K.'s land border with Ireland.

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Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines

The U.K.is on track to leave the EU in March 2019 after Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday officially notified European leaders of Britain's intention to leave, starting the clock on two years of exit talks. The bloc "will prepare itself to be able to handle the situation also if the negotiations were to fail", the guidelines said. Davis said that the bill will provide "clarity and certainty" on the country's plans, a day after Prime Minister Theresa May formally invoked Article 50 to ...

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Sears Says Turnaround Effort May Be in Doubt

A changing retail landscape in which many brick-and-mortar retailers have gone bust and e-commerce has boomed has also plagued the retailer. However, in 2016, sales were significantly down for several retailers. Sears Holding chief financial officer Jason Hollar indicated on the company's blog that the retailer is poised for a turnaround, not extinction. Like a chess player who realizes their only chance of not losing is a tornado that whisks the table away, Sears Holdings is now making ...

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FCC Boss Takes Aim at Bringing Broadband to the Poor

On Wednesday FCC chairman Ajit Pai said the agency will start proceedings to eliminate rules the Democrat-controlled FCC passed a year ago to make it easier for broadband companies to participate in the Lifeline subsidy program. "In my view, it would be a waste of judicial and administrative resources to defend the FCC's unlawful action in court". Nine providers had already been approved using the federal process, before Pai suspended those approvals earlier this year.

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Beef breakthrough as China insists its regional intentions are peaceful

Li Keqiang , who is now on a five-day trip to Australia, has made it clear he's satisfied with Australia's approach. "His actions looked odd, but on the whole they correspond with the chaotic and inconsistent position of the Trump team on China", Sullivan said.

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Idea And Vodafone Announce Merger To Form India's Largest Telecom Company

Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, will be its Chairman. Shares of Idea Cellular jumped as much as 14 per cent in Mumbai . The UK telco noted that the merged group will have nearly 400 million customers, 35-percent customer market share and 41-percent revenue market share.

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Xi superpower summit at Mar-a-Lago official

Beijing responded to Trump's harsh rhetoric quite neutrally. "That's not the case", Ross said, noting that China is the number one source of trade deficit. President Donald Trump was due yesterday to sign two executive orders that will launch reviews of U.S. trade policy, the latest in a series of measured steps that could lead to a revamp of the way the United States engages with the global economy.

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After health care loss, investor faith in Trump wavers

White House Spokesman Sean Spicer said that staff have been holding meetings with some lawmakers on health care but said there is no strategy "at this time ". "We think reconciliation is the tool because that gets it in law", Ryan said. "Reconciliation is the way to go". As the White House sought to appease Freedom Caucus members, some centrist Republicans grew anxious about a backlash against eliminating popular provisions of Obamacare.

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Holyrood backs Nicola Sturgeon's call for second referendum

MSPs voted 69 to 59 to mandate the First Minister to seek permission from the UK Government for a ballot to be held between autumn 2018 and spring 2019. The Scottish people previously voted on the secession question in September 2014, but rejected the issue 55 percent to 45 percent. "We won't be entering any negotiations at all until the Brexit process is complete", Scottish secretary David Mundell said.

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The White House Just Released Financial Disclosures Of Trump's Staff

In all, Hahn reported investments that could be worth as much as $2.5 million. The New York Times have reported that Kushner will continue to benefit from most of his business empire through a series of trusts, some held by family members.

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McMaster: Nuclear Project To Push Forward, Despite Westinghouse Bankruptcy

The natural disaster and tsunami that hit Japan in March 2011 touched off a series of meltdowns at the country's Fukushima Daiichi plant. Meanwhile, a nuclear watchdog group has requested an emergency hearing of the S.C. Last month, Toshiba had said it was expecting a loss of $4.3 billion for April-December of past year, including a $6.2 billion hit from its nuclear business.

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Rep. Devin Nunes Avoids Angry Protesters Amid House Intelligence Controversy

Republicans are taking a different strategy, putting politics first and bending over backward to protect the GOP president. Political and media hysteria surrounded the probe since last week, when Mr. The White House spokesman went on to say that, after Trump claimed on March 4 that Obama had his "wires tapped" in Trump Tower previous year, National Security Council (NSC) staff had found "information that may support the questions raised by the president and Dr.

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TVS Motor, Hero Moto shares down on last day mega two-wheeler discounts

To be precise, a report suggests automakers have stocks of 8.2 lakh BS-III vehicles in the country which includes 96,724 commercial vehicles, 6,71,308 two-wheelers, 40,048 three-wheelers and 16,198 cars. Besides that, these unsold vehicles can be exported to 70 countries where BS III is active. Honda showrooms in Gurgaon had to down their shutters following rush of customers for clearance sale after the ban of BS-III models by the Supreme Court .

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Trump is Wrong about Climate Change, and Jobs Too

China and the European Union in particular are well-positioned to lead on the issue . Trump , who doubts that greenhouse gases from fossil fuels are warming the planet, began undoing former President Barack Obama's policies to slow global warming this week in a shift to favor the USA coal industry.

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Dunelm Group (LON:DNLM) Issued With 'Overweight' Rating At JP Morgan

Whitman Howard maintained it with "Hold" rating and GBX 2250 target in Monday, January 23 report. The company was maintained on Friday, October 30 by Barclays Capital. Therefore 33% are positive. SSE PLC has GBX 1800 highest and GBX 1150 lowest target. The business has a 50 day moving average of 637.58 and a 200 day moving average of 739.08 whilst the 52 week high shares of Dunelm Group have reached is 999 and the 52 week low is 610.

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The IDOX plc (IDOX) Rating Reiterated by FinnCap

Traders have remained optimistic throughout the trading session. Milestone Apartments Real Estate Invt Tr (TSE:MST.UN) has risen 3.81% since August 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Centrica plc is an integrated energy company. It has a 25.89 P/E ratio. National Express Group PLC is a public transport operator with bus, coach and rail services in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East.

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EpiPen Maker Mylan Pharma Expands March Recall of Auto-Injectors

Mylan advised consumers to use their current EpiPens, if needed, until they receive a replacement. Meridian Medical Technologies., maker of Mylan's EpiPen injector, has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. Mylan has also been heavily criticized for classifying EpiPen as a generic rather than a branded product, which led to much smaller rebates from the company to state Medicaid programs.

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Impax Board of Directors Appoints Paul M. Bisaro President and CEO

Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.95, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 8.89%, 9.27% respectively. Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 0 recommend the stock as Outperform. On a consensus basis, analysts are anticipating the company to post earnings per share of $-0.63 for the current quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was published by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS.

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Trader's Round Up: Paychex, Inc. (PAYX), Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (ERIC)

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) now shows a Weekly Performance of 1.55%, where Monthly Performance is -0.3%, Quarterly performance is 13.49%, 6 Months performance is -3.81% and yearly performance percentage is -31.71%.

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Ivanka Trump to serve as unpaid employee in White House

Ivanka Trump said on Wednesday she would work in the White House in an unpaid, informal advisory role to the president as she sought to allay ethics concerns about working there. She will also receive government-provided communications devices, per the official. "And it affords her increased opportunities to lead initiatives driving real policy benefits for the American public that would not have been available to her previously".

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Trump aides worth billions, 'richest in U.S. history'

Neither Trump nor Vice President Mike Pence´s assets were included in the documents. He resigned from 260 business entities, sold off 58 businesses and put most of his financial holdings into a trust overseen by his mother, officials have told ABC News.

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Here's What Jared and Ivanka Are Really Worth

Instead, they divested from some assets but will continue to benefit from real estate investments. Between January 2016 and March 2017 she made between AU$1.31 million and AU$6.5 million in rent or royalties from the hotel, the documents showed.

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White House Wealth: Read Staffers' Financial Disclosures

A report released by The Hill confirmed that despite stepping down from his senior positions at over 200 entities tied to his family business in the world of real estate, he will remain a beneficiary from nearly all the entities. Potential conflicts of interest may have already been eliminated. "These are incredibly successful individuals, very high-net worth, very sophisticated complex asset structures, numerous sub LLCs, trusts and other items, all of which have to be worked through", a ...

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EU Offers Pre-Brexit Trade Talks, Tough on Transition

Once the first phase is cleared, the next phase of negotiations is set to scope out an understanding of a framework for the future UK-EU relationship. "It doesn't work like that - you can not use, or abuse, I should say, the security of citizens to have a good deal on something else", he said. However, this was immediately rejected by both German chancellor Angela Merkel and the French president Francois Hollande.

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Trump aide urges defeat of Michigan member of Freedom Caucus

But as the White House considered flexing its muscle against the Freedom Caucus, the group remained unbowed, with several members immediately hitting back against a president whose agenda has stalled, whose approval ratings are hovering below 40 percent and who has been dogged by the ongoing probe into contacts between his associates and Russian officials.

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Tension Mounts as Intel Chairman Cancels Public Russia Hearing

Nunes also revealed that President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort has also volunteered to testify before the committee. When asked whether the committee would seek to compel testimony from former Trump associate Roger Stone, Nunes said he wasn't going to call others before the panel based on their appearances in news reports.

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Oz Government Joins YouTube Boycott

That's in addition to more than 250 United Kingdom advertisers who have frozen spending on YouTube, an exodus touched off by a report by the Times of London that ads from major brands were appearing in videos posted by white supremacists and other hatemongers.

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Wall Street posts sharp gains, fueled by strong consumer data

Gains in Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan propped up the Dow. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. "Whenever you found out that the agenda might take longer to get put out, you've gotten some piece of economic data that reminds you that the fundamental backdrop is still strong".

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Comfortable win for Merkel's party in state election

The centre-left Social Democrats (SPD), who had been enjoying a surge in the polls thanks to their freshly-anointed champion, Martin Schulz, came in a distant second with 30 per cent. He said: "We have tail wind, but we haven't won anything yet". Commentators said the Saarland result indicated voters may be getting cold feet about that prospect.

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Jared Kushner Worth at Least $430 Million

He and his wife Ivanka's financial disclosure shows the scale of their wealth, largely through the family-run Kushner Companies : real estate and investments worth as much as $741 million. She does still own stock in drug giant Pfizer, snack food companies Kraft Heinz and Mondelez, and tobacco companies Altria and Philip Morris. Bloomberg tallied up the Trump team's worth to $12 billion, making it the richest in modern history - and Ivanka's net worth only adds to that.

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Congressman Lieu Statement Opposing Trump Administration Roll Back Of Clean Power Plan

The U.S. and China are together responsible for some 40 percent of the world's emissions, so their participation in the agreement is crucial for its success. "It is prudent that the United States remain a party to the Paris agreement to ensure a level playing field, so that global energy markets remain as free and competitive as possible", Trelenberg wrote to the Trump administration.


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