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County considers special tax for Trump's Mar-a-Lago visits

The county spends more spends more than $60,000 a day when the president visits, mostly for law enforcement overtime. When he did make his first outing, he traveled just outside Washington to the course at Joint Base Andrews (which, back then, was still called Andrews Air Force Base).

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Breakthrough in Greece bailout talks as European Union finance ministers meet in Malta

Talks stepped up earlier this week as Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos led a Greek delegation to Brussels to try to overcome the differences. Tsakalotos then expressed support for Dijsselbloem and confidence in his presidency of the Eurogroup, saying that the issue arising after the Dutch finance minister's statements to a German newspaper "should be considered over".

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Greece agrees 'in principle' on fresh bailout reforms

Once that review is finalized, Greece will receive fresh disbursements from the 86 billion euro ($91.40 billion) bailout program. Greece and its worldwide creditors, who have been wrangling over key economic overhauls for months, have reached a deal that will allow bailout supervisors to return to Athens to conclude negotiations, two European Union officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

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Here's Every 'Sanctuary City' Trump's DoJ Just Threatened To Defund

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is warning sanctuary cities across the country they could lose federal funding for refusing to cooperate with immigration authorities. code", Matt Zone, president of the National League of Cities, said in a statement . The Mayor's Office doesn't believe that the funding is threatened, though - Hitt said the guidelines reiterated by Sessions yesterday were already in place under former President Barack Obama .

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Ukraine's central bank governor Gontareva resigns

A former investment banker and business partner of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Gontareva took charge almost three years ago after Russia's annexation of Crimea and with the nation in the throes of a pro-Russian separatist uprising.

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Leafs' loss sets up first-round matchup against Capitals

If you go through being a professional and doing it right and pushing your teammates and all that, they're as good as anybody. In saying that, for him to come in and stabilize us and help us get in the playoffs and be the kind of man he is, to me that's a positive, positive thing.

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Alabama governor to face impeachment hearings

The development was the latest in a wild week in Alabama politics as the Republican governor battled the Republican-controlled Alabama Legislature over his possible impeachment. In the spring 2014, Governor Bentley mistakenly sent to Ms. Bentley a text message that stated, "I love you Rebekah" and was accompanied by a red-rose emoji", the report states.

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Wells Fargo claws back $75 million from former CEO and top exec

If this group and others, are omitted from the kind of ad campaigns identified here to rebuild customer trust, then the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency needs to take a closer look at Wells Fargo bank and maybe the Department of Justice might expand its investigations.

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Bears waive CB Tracy Porter

In 2015, he became the only player in National Football League history to record four pass breakups in a single game against Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers . Waiving Porter was an expected move, as we discussed in the most recent Bear Report Podcast. Porter intercepted Peyton Manning and returned it to the house for a pick six in Super Bowl XLIV to secure the victory in New Orleans first ever Super Bowl win.

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Missile Attack on Syria Sparks Oil Price Rally

Investors had already been on edge as Trump met Chinese leader Xi Jinping for talks over flashpoints such as North Korea and China's huge trade surplus with the United States . Bjarne Schieldrop, chief commodities analyst at Nordic Bank SEB, said: "It is however clear that the developments in Syria should be factored in as an additional risk premium in the oil price going forward especially now that oil inventories are drawing down and the market is no longer in massive surplus".

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Twitter challenges United States order for anti-Trump user records

Constitution include a right to disseminate such anonymous or pseudonymous political speech", Twitter said in its lawsuit . The federal government responded to the tweets by sending Twitter a summons in March requesting help in identifying the user, who claims to be a rogue member of the USCIS.

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Crunch Time for South Africa and the ANC

The rand has fallen 5 percent since its highest point on Thursday prior to the reshuffle. The recall caused South Africa's rand to lose almost 5 per cent, another blow to Africa's most industrialized economy that has stalled amid high unemployment.

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Trump explained USA position on Thaad to Xi: South Korea

North Korea was at the top of the agenda at the summit in Florida despite being overshadowed by a missile strike on an airbase in Syria. Mr. Trump said he believes he made " tremendous progress " in the US-China relationship during talks with Mr Xi.

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Pyeongchang hopeful National Hockey League stars will play

Ovechkin, the Washington Capitals star, said that despite the league's decision, "I didn't change my mind and I won't". The NHL and the NHL Players Association have been at odds for years over Olympic participation. "People talk about our interest in global", he added. Matt Duchene said Sidney Crosby's golden goal against the United States in the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver was one of his biggest moments as a hockey fan.

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UK central bank drawn into market manipulation scandal

Libor, which stands for London Interbank Offered Rate, is the rate at which banks lend to each other, and is used globally to price financial products, such as mortgages, worth hundreds of trillions of dollars. A Downing Street spokesman said: "We have been clear in the past that any manipulation of Libor was wrong". "Junior bank traders including Tom Hayes have been thrown to the wolves and scapegoated, while officials including Barclays CEO Bob Diamond, and the Bank of England's Paul ...

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Toshiba's Westinghouse Unit Is Filing for Bankruptcy Chapter

Toshiba Corp .'s shareholders approved Thursday the embattled conglomerate's plan to spin off its prized memory chip unit to bolster its financial standing as it scrambles to secure funds to cover massive losses from its USA nuclear business.

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Pepsi pulls down controversial ad amid outrage

The 21-year-old model touched down in Paris on Wednesday afternoon following Pepsi's decision to pull her controversial commercial. "We also apologize for putting Kendall Jenner in this position", he added. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King's daughter Bernice King is among those who have spoken out mocking the ad. King posted a photo of her father with the caption "If only Daddy would have known about the power of #Pepsi".

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BrewDog Sells 22 Percent Stake to TSG Consumer Partners

Watt, along with co-founder Martin Dickie, are said to have netted more than $100 million from the deal, according to The Sunday Times. In the past year, shares have jumped 177 percent, however, Watt remains optimistic that shareholders will want to remain part of the Aberdeenshire business's growth strategy.

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Video Shows Man Dragged Off United Flight in Chicago

The man was among four passengers randomly selected on the full flight to give up their seats for United Airlines employees who needed to be in Louisville by Monday, according to witnesses. Hobart said he didn't know how the airline compensated the passengers who were forced to deplane. When United Airlines overbooked a flight departing from Chicago to St.

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Chinese and American presidents end visit with plan for trade, cooperation

In Saudi Arabia, the official Saudi Press Agency reported that President Trump has spoken by telephone with King Salman about the U.S. missile strike on Syria. would consider military action against North Korea if it was provoked. For the Trump administration, clearly, the first priority is not North Korea or the South China Sea, but to get some action on the trade and investment front.

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Gold Hits 5-Mo. Peak on Security Fears

The index had risen as much as 1 percent in early morning trade, lifted by an initially weaker yen and overnight gains on Wall Street. Traders said investors in the cash market were initially spooked as investors rushed back to the safe-haven yen, followed by a fall in US futures and Nikkei futures.

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Warplanes Strike Syrian Town Recovering From Chemical Attack: Human Rights Group

Mr Turnbull reiterated his support for the United States missile strikes on the Syrian air base where the gas attack was launched from, describing it as swift, just and calibrated. At the United Nations, Russia's deputy ambassador, Vladimir Safronkov, strongly criticized what he called the U.S. Haley said the US was prepared to take further action in Syria but hoped it wouldn't be necessary.

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Trump's senior adviser Kushner meets Iraqi PM

Kushner's trip is his first to Iraq and the visit to Hamman al-Alil, where USA advisors and artillery are positioned to assist the battle in Mosul, was also the closest Dunford has gotten to Mosul since the campaign began. Richard Burr, R-N.C., the committee chairman, said that Kushner would likely be under oath and would submit to a "private interview" about arranging meetings with the Russian ambassador and other officials.

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London killer carried out dry run before Parliament attack

Adjourning the inquest for police to carry out their investigations, Dr Wilcox told the family members in the court: "I wish you all well". The police officer killed in the Westminster terror attack died from a single stab wound to the chest, despite wearing protective body armour.

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Lok Sabha Passed The GST Bill, Will Be Launched on July 1

In his reply to a marathon seven-hour debate before the Bills were passed in the Lower House, finance minister Arun Jaitley said that the GST is likely to make commodities "slightly cheaper". Potable alcohol, petroleum products, real estate are now out of the purview of the GST regime. Jaitley said the GST bills are based on the principle of shared sovereignty and that the government wants to pass these landmark tax reforms through consensus.

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Beijing offers hefty cash reward for spy tip-offs

The "pressing" need for new measures to guard against foreign spies is an unfortunate side-effect of China's reform and opening up to the world, the official Beijing Daily newspaper said. In this vein, analysts point to the fact that the Chinese State Security Ministry's regulations came shortly after the arrest in the USA of a State Department employee accused of developing contacts with Chinese intelligence services.

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Dotdigital Group plc's (DOTD) Corporate Rating Reaffirmed at N+1 Singer

A number of other research analysts have also commented on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 1,245 ($15.54) price objective on shares of Inmarsat Plc in a research report on Monday, November 14th. The legal version of this article can be read at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/04/03/go-ahead-group-plc-gog-downgraded-to-sector-perform-at-royal-bank-of-canada-updated-updated.html.

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Chinese insurance regulator under graft investigation

The Chinese government's corruption watchdog is investigating the country's top insurance regulator, but that shouldn't slow down overseas investment into North American and European real estate markets. President Xi Jinping has embarked upon a sweeping campaign against deep-rooted graft since assuming power in late 2012. Authorities will combat corruption in the financial sector that is prone to risks from bad loans, bond defaults, shadow banking and Internet finance, Premier Li Keqiang ...

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Tesla just became the most valuable carmaker in America

The CEO owns roughly 20 percent of Tesla's outstanding shares, which are up more than 40 percent this year. It increased, as 74 investors sold Tesla Inc shares while 105 reduced holdings. The original version of this article can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/04/09/tesla-inc-tsla-given-a-368-00-price-target-by-robert-w-baird-analysts-updated.html.

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Trump considering to introduce sanctions against Russia, Iran for supporting Syria

But he suggested that Trump was seeking a global political response for regime change from US allies as well as Russian Federation, which he said needed to re-evaluate its support of Syria. strike had crossed "red lines". The Syrian government has denied it was behind the assault. "We don't see a peaceful Syria with Assad in there", she said.

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Hamilton roars to Shanghai victory

Red Bull's Max Verstappen drove a masterful race through traffic to move up from 16th position on the starting grid to third place, fighting off a spirited challenge from teammate Daniel Ricciardo on the final lap. Verstappen, son of former F1 racer Jos, has taken Formula One by storm since he made his debut two years ago as a 17-year-old. Red Bull's Max Verstappen stole the show with an incredible drive, going from P16 all the way to seventh right in the first lap.

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Freight train to leave Britain on long haul for China

The first China-bound cargo train carrying British products left London on Monday for an eastern Chinese city, highlighting another historic moment in the China-initiated Belt and Road Initiative. Opening up the route is part of China's programme of reviving the ancient Silk Road trading routes between the East and the West. Greg Hands, Minister of State in the Department for International Trade, said: "This new rail link with China is another boost for Global Britain, following the ...

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ANC confirms Jonas' Parliament resignation

South Africa's ruling party gave a boost to the embattled president on Wednesday, saying an opposition effort to force his resignation after he fired the finance minister would fail. Gordhan dismissed the allegation as "sickening" and "complete nonsense". He has also served the movement and the South African people in various capacities over the years.

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USA says Syria strike is 'a message to other nations'

The gas attack in Syria suggests that chemical weapons still exist in the war-torn country, despite the previous United States administration's claim that most had been surrendered and neutralised. Oof. All this needs is a poor review of Mar-a-Lago, a reference to Trump's small hands, and a flattering mention of Alec Baldwin's impression and they really would have nailed everything that pisses off Trump.

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Amtrak: Weakened wooden railroad tie caused derailment

The governor also threatened to take legal action to recover the $62 million and other past payments New Jersey has made to Amtrak. In each of the letters , Christie wrote that each of the recent derailments "caused extensive damage, considerable disruption" to commuter service "and continue to frustrate the travel of tens of thousands of NJ Transit's customers".


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