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United States lumber tariffs to hinder Canada's lumber industry

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday that Canada and the USA could suffer from what he called a "thickening" border, a day after the Trump administration imposed new tariffs on softwood lumber and trade tensions between the two countries escalated.

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OPEC calls for 'collective efforts' to counter U.S. oil boom

ET), above a session low of $49.18, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures CLc1 were up 11 cents at $46.54 per barrel. Exchange-traded funds linked to oil prices, continued to climb today as crude prices remained on track to end the week in the green amid data showing that the USA crude glut is shrinking and OPEC's production cuts are making a dent in global supplies.

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Airport Chaos, Flights Canceled: Spirit Airlines Apologizes

Hundreds of flights have been canceled in the last week, including some into and out of Myrtle Beach, because of the slowdown, which the airline blames on the pilots' union that is negotiating contracts for the workers. ABC7NY.com says that "about 500 people were in the Spirit terminal" when three individuals, all in their 20s, "were seen by deputies threatening the airline's front counter employees".

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Why Analysts Stacks up on Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS)?

Analysts have placed a $4 price target on CAREDX, INC., suggesting a 304.04% gain from recent close. Massachusetts-based Commonwealth Equity Ser Inc has invested 0.01% in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS). The firm had revenue of $167.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $159.53 million. During the same period a year ago, the firm earned ($0.13) earnings per share.

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Parnassus Investments CA Decreases Position in Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)

In case of Revenue Estimates, 5400000 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Micron Technology, Inc .as 25000. Coconut Grove Bank boosted its stake in shares of Micron Technology by 1,422.5% in the first quarter.

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Spirit Airlines Causes Explosive Brawl After Canceling Dozens Of Flights Last Minute

The airline claimed there was "an unlawful job action by Spirit pilots" and that the pilots have been "purposely and unlawfully disrupting the airline's operations". So there is an incentive for the airline to reach a deal with pilots that makes the union, and new hires, happy. "We were called in to just make sure that things were kept from getting very unruly".

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Donald Trump says Australia has a better healthcare system than the US

Mr Turnbull received similar backlash on social media for his appraisal of President Trump's congressional victory, which is expected to leave 24 million more Americans without health coverage by 2026, Reuters reported . Those lawmakers who voted in favor of Thursday's "draconian and mean spirited, punitive legislation" have missed the point, said NNU executive director RoseAnn DeMoro: "There is only one way to fix healthcare-to improve Medicare , one of the signature reforms in US ...

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Los Angeles Olympic organizers putting plans on display

The IOC has thrown a wrinkle at competing cities this year by suggesting it might award the 2024 games and, at the same time, give the 2028 games to the runner-up. "If America is a nation of immigrants, then L.A.is its ground zero", Garcetti said. "Ask anybody from LA what their best memory was of the 1984 Games and they'll say there was no traffic ", said Wasserman, a successful sports talent agent who acted as an Olympic torch bearer during the flame relay for the 1984 games.

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President Trump Is Confident That Israel And Palestine Will Find Peace

Trump said he has always heard that a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians was the "toughest deal" to close. Abbas said he hoped the U.S. Trump , on his part, said that he was looking forward to welcoming Abbas back to the White House in order to work towards a final status agreement between the two sides.

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French Election Soothes Sentiments: ETFs Likely to Benefit

U.S. President Donald Trump called to congratulate Macron, while on the Kremlin website, Russian President Vladimir Putin urged Macron to "overcome mutual mistrust and unite to ensure worldwide stability and security". When he was economy minister, the country flared up last summer as the Socialist government of which he was part forced through new watered-down labour laws, blocking fuel depots and halting trains and planes.

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Oil up on falling USA inventories, Saudi cuts to Asia

OPEC is expected to decide at talks on May 25 whether to extend the current deal to cut production for an additional six-months to the end of the year. As oil dropped below $50 last week, analysts expect producers will be forced to continue the cuts. Despite an overall drop in OPEC crude production in April, Saudi Arabia's output increased, according to a monthly report from the cartel out Thursday.

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Timing on Trump's firing of Comey is certainly suspicious

On Monday, Trump asked Rosenstein to put his concerns about Comey into writing after the deputy attorney general and Sessions asked for the White House meeting, Sanders said. Do voters want patsies for Trump in Congress or independent representatives to hold Trump accountable? House and Senate committees are investigating the allegations.

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United States US mulling extending carry-on computer ban to Europe

At the moment, only Royal Jordanian Airlines, Egypt Air, Turkish Airlines, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Kuwait Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Qatar Airways, Emirates and Etihad Airways are affected by the US ban. Laptops and tablets would need to be checked-in ahead of flights and stored in the cargo hold. "We're expecting something to happen, we're just not sure exactly what or when", said a senior executive at a major European airline.

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Boeing halts test flights of new plane over engine issue

Boeing has three models of its 737 MAX line, numbered 7, 8 and 9. Boeing says it had not detected any issue with the engines during flight testing that commenced in January 2016. The updated 737 Max jet is expected to become Boeing's biggest cash cow as it ramps up production to record levels in the coming years. Boeing fell 1.2 percent to $183.18 at the close in NY, the second-biggest decline on the Dow Jones Industrial Average, after adjusting for the beginning of trading ...

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Dakota Access pipeline leaked 84 gallons of oil in April

South Dakota officials are looking into a small leak along the route of the Dakota Access Pipeline that spilled 84 gallons of oil. Two barrels, or 84 gallons, of oil spilled within a containment area that has about 6 inches of gravel on top of a non-permeable liner covering the ground, said Vicki Granado, a spokeswoman for developer Energy Transfer Partners.

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Yelp Inc (YELP) Director Sells 4000 Shares of Stock

The stock is trading $33.67 its 50-day moving average by 5.34%. Yelp Inc. ( YELP ) has the market capitalization of $2.78 Billion. Yelp's 52-week range is $23.92 to $43.41. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders sold 39,284 shares of company stock valued at $1,337,606. Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading.

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Oil prices rise on drop in U.S. inventories

Crude oil prices edged lower early Tuesday with bearish sentiments becoming entrenched as trends outside an OPEC-led balance effort add to supply-side concerns. Thirteen OPEC members and 11 non-OPEC countries, led by Russian Federation, had agreed on November 30, 2016 to reduce their production by about 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) for six months beginning from January in an effort to drain a glut of crude that held down prices for over two years.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Comey 'wanted more resources for Trump-Russia probe'

That is when Nixon ordered the firing of Archibald Cox. Cox was leading the investigation into a break-in at Democratic Party headquarters at the Watergate building in Washington , D.C. Bush, suggested that Rosenstein's proffered justification for the firing was pretext. Comey was stepping up the FBi investigation into that connection just days before he was sacked.

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Kohl's profit soars, but key sales figure fell

Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Cerus by 5.5% in the third quarter. After a recent spot-check, Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS)'s ATR is 1.13. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.92%. Kohl's Co.'s payout ratio is 61.16%. Headlines about Kohl's Co . "( KSS )" was originally published by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS.

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Volatility Spiking as Shares Ride the Wave: Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS)

The stock diminished about -3.02% in the past 5 years, this negative value indicates that the stock constantly going down in previous years as well. The company said merchandise inventories fell 2.3 percent, while selling and general expenses fell 3.3 percent in the latest quarter. Kohl's Corp.

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Trump asserts Comey told him he's not under investigation

Joe Manchin is calling on the president to appoint a special prosecutor in the investigation into Russia's potential tampering in the 2016 presidential race. He was among lawmakers critical of Comey's decision not to prosecute Clinton in the email server investigation, saying other government officials would have been prosecuted if they handled classified information like Clinton did, but federal officials disagree with that assessment.

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Trump may meet top Russian diplomat in White House

As emotions over Donald Trump's dealings with Russian Federation reach a boiling point after the firing of FBI Director James Comey - reportedly over a lack of loyalty in light of the Russian Federation investigation - the White House didn't help matters on Wednesday.

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Coach is buying Kate Spade for $2.4 billion

The transaction is subject to the tender of a majority of the outstanding Kate Spade shares as well as regulatory approvals. Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail, noted that while he is positive about Coach's move on Kate Spade , successful execution will require a degree of separation between the two businesses.

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A huge tax cut for guys like me

Buffett was joined by his longtime business partner, Charles Munger, who said both political parties - Republicans and Democrats - were facing great difficulty in thinking rationally about the issue at hand because they "hate each other so much".

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Snap Shares Plunge 22% After Disappointing Q1 Results

Analysts surveyed in advance by Yahoo Finance expected Snap to post losses of 19 cents per share on $157.98 million in revenue. It saw EPS of -$2.31, while the expectation had been -$0.19. For the first quarter of 2017, Snapchat earnings reported are $149.65 million in revenue. It was the most valuable USA tech IPO since Facebook first floated its stock in 2012.

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Journalist was threatened and harassed while covering Kushner pitch to Chinese investors

Kushner's sister Nicole Kushner Meyer was in Beijing on Saturday, seeking $150-million (about R2-billion) in investment in a luxury apartment complex project in New Jersey, said U.S. (Answer: They can't.) The only way to stop the conflict might be to stop the EB-5 program altogether, as Sen. On Monday, Trump administration spokesman Sean Spicer said the president would look at the foreign investor visa program as part of a broader review of immigration policy.

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Tunnel Collapse Renews Safety Concerns About Nuclear Sites

About 200 workers at the nuclear waste site were told to shelter in place Tuesday after the collapse of a 20-foot section of tunnel where radioactive waste was being stored. Worker safety has always been a concern at Hanford. The Energy Department says no one was injured in the unoccupied tunnel, and no radioactive material escaped into the environment.

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Oil Prices Fall Due to High Supply

Concerns about rising output from the United States, Libya and Nigeria continue to weigh on markets, however, and some analysts questioned whether the sharp rebound following the USA government figures would be sustained. Oil prices slipped to the pre-OPEC output cut level in early May on worries over brimming USA supplies. On the physical markets, barrels of North Sea crude changed hands at their lowest levels since late 2015 on May 8.

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Australia to drug test unemployed in trial welfare crackdown

The proposed drug trials, announced in Tuesday's budget, have been slammed by the social sector, which called them "shameless" and "humiliating", and said they were "criminalising welfare recipients" in an apparent war on welfare. 'If people have an alcohol or drug dependency that is preventing them from working then they need help - that will be done through this trial'. "The Treasurer's statement that welfare will be denied to those who have a disability as a result of substance abuse is ...

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Warren Buffett's one-word answer for why he hasn't purchased Amazon shares

Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway's chairman and chief executive, said here Saturday that free trade is beneficial to Americans, but the government should also make policies to take care of displaced workers who are impacted by globalization.

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North Korea has a long history of odd accusations

KCNA also said two intelligence services "ideologically corrupted" and bribed a North Korean surnamed Kim and turned him into "a terrorist full of repugnance and revenge against the supreme leadership of the DPRK". Kim Sand-duk - a professor who goes Tony Kim, his American name - was detained at Pyongyang International Airport for "hostile criminal acts", KCNA reported , but didn't elaborate on his alleged crimes.

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Passengers brawl in airport terminal after United States airline cancels flights

A hearing for a preliminary injunction against the union will take place on 15 May, says Spirit. "While we will continue these efforts, we will actively defend the association, its officers and its member pilots against the unwarranted and counterproductive legal action brought by Spirit Airlines".

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Made-in-China jet takes maiden flight

Plenty of nations worry that China's state-owned enterprises don't have to worry about little things like making a profit, which is felt to give them an unfair advantage. China Eastern Airlines is set to be the launch customer. "For Honeywell, which has invested heavily in China's aviation industry, we are picking the victor", said Steven Lien, president of Honeywell Aerospace Asia Pacific.

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Man arrested in 9 'Serial Street Shooter' killings in Phoenix

All of the killings were random except for the first one, Williams said. Most of the killings happened in a largely Latino neighborhood. "Look at the faces on the news". Saucedo had been arrested last month in connection with a separate 2015 killing, police said. Police fielded thousands of tips, went door-to-door in seeking information and analyzed ballistics from a different, unrelated serial shooting case.


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