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This one photo captures the intensity of the Celtics-Wizards series

Monday night's Game 7 in Boston will be Washington's first since 1979. With the series tied at 3 games a piece, it is important to remember that the home team has won every game this series thus far, . The victor will tip off the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday in Cleveland. "He just made a big play for their team and that's all I can really say", Bradley said.

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Moon sets out to mend ties with China

The North did not report the victory of the South's previous president Lee Myung-Bak at all. Mr Moon told Mr Abe that most Koreans could not accept the agreement, according to the Blue House, while Japan's top government spokesman Yoshihide Suga said Mr Abe told him it was "extremely important" to implement it.

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North Korea test launches ballistic missile, Seoul confirms

The Japanese government said the North's missile flew for half an hour. It comes days after the election of a new South Korean president. A senior North Korean diplomat who handles relations with the United States said on Saturday Pyongyang would have dialogue with the USA administration if conditions were right, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.

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G7 finance chiefs in Italy try to gauge Trump's policy plans

According to The AP, "one partner openly pushing back was Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau, who rejected as "baseless" duties the United States of America imposed on some Canadian lumber imports". In a final statement , the ministers said, "we reiterate our commitment to worldwide economic and financial cooperation and we remain determined to use all policy tools - monetary, fiscal and structural - individually and collectively to achieve our goal of strong, sustainable, balanced and ...

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Consumer prices rebounded 0.2 percent in April

Energy prices rose 1.1% after tumbling 3.2% the previous month. Online stores were once again among the biggest sellers, with sales seeing their biggest gain in five months at 1.4 per cent, up almost 12 per cent over the same month a year ago.

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'Consensus emerging for OPEC, non-OPEC to extend output pact'

The contract lost $2.30, or 4.8 percent, to $45.52 on Thursday. "The jobs report is extremely positive for the U.S. economy.and should help boost oil demand", said Mark Watkins, regional investment manager for U.S. WTI Crude is now trading down 5.05 percent at $45.52, with Brent Crude down 4.98 percent at $48.38. "The market appears to have temporarily lost faith in ever seeing an impact of the OPEC cuts on inventories", Michael Cohen, head of energy commodities research at Barclays ...

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Saudi Arabia hopes to extend oil cuts to end-2017 or longer

Aramco had previously been maintaining supplies to its important Asian customers. Russian Federation also said it was discussing prolonging cuts with other producers beyond 2017. But questions remain about the effectiveness of OPEC-led cuts, with OPEC member Libya saying production now exceeded 800,000 barrels per day (bpd) for the first time since 2014 and could rise to 1.2 million bpd later this year.

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Bank of England holds rate; trims growth forecast

Mr Carney said consumers were beginning to feel the pinch as the pound's plunge since the Brexit vote has pushed up prices. It said growth had fallen "markedly" in the first quarter and added a "slowdown appeared to be in train". Inflation in March was at 2.3%, according to the Office for National Statistics, above the bank's target of 2%. The balance on the MPC remained largely unchanged from the previous meeting apart from the absence of former deputy governor Charlotte Hogg, who ...

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Sterling set for first weekly loss in four

The bank now expects inflation to be 2.7% this quarter, up from the 2.4% rate it forecast in February. 'The squeeze that's coming from rising import prices doesn't last forever.we're seeing it pretty acutely right at the moment but it does sort of dwindle over the forecast period and that contributes to a rise in income growth in real terms'.

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Roybal-Allard slams Republican health plan

In response to the ObamaCare repeal attempts in Washington D.C., California legislators have begun the process of implementing a "single-payer" system in the state. Participants said the group's work had a long way to go. He said the bill cuts subsidies by more than $300 billion, and changes the subsidy system from income/cost-based to age-based.

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Macron team announces candidates for June parliamentary election

Mr. Macron, though the victor of the presidential election on Sunday, could be facing an uphill battle next month as many doubt his new party, Le Republique En Marche!, will be able to form a majority in the National Assembly. France remains in a state of emergency courtesy of terrorism, the economy is stagnant and the battle now is between the Macron "globalists" and the Le Pen "patriots".

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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Last year, the food drive collected 85,000 pounds of food in Schenectady County alone. Porter said he's proud of what has happened during those years, with almost 500,000 pounds of food collected for the Cache Community Food Pantry. Volunteers met with the postal workers on their routes to take the deliveries back to the Salvation Army. "Being able to see somebody else possibly have that food every day makes me happy", Webb said.

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China To Begin Importing U.S. Beef

Last September, the Chinese agree to lift its ban on USA beef from livestock younger than 30 months, but there was little change in exports. China will allow USA imports of beef no later than July 16, while the United States will issue a proposed rule to allow Chinese cooked poultry to enter US markets.

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First made-in-China commercial jet has maiden voyage

The "C" in the aircraft's name stands for both China and COMAC (Commercial Aircraft Corp of China), the number 9 is a symbol for "everlasting", while the 19 represents the aircraft's maximum seat capacity of 190. To meet that demand, Boeing predicts China will need 6,800 new airplanes, valued at $1 trillion, over that time period, as its economy and middle-class continue to grow.

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Crude Oil Prices Spike Higher After EIA Inventories Data

The bullish inventories report came in after crude prices dipped 1% when EIA highlighted its near-term outlook for US oil production and reiterates its estimates for oil prices. Gasoline demand rose to the highest since late March to over 9.2 million barrels a day, but still down 2.4% from the same period a year ago, according to the data.

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Sean Spicer Claims Delay in Firing Followed Protocol

Flynn was sacked in February for lying to Vice President Mike Pence about his discussions with Russia's ambassador. She is expected to tell the Senate Judiciary Committee that she explicitly warned Trump's team in January that Flynn could be compromised by his communications with Russia's U.S.

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Michael Rosehill Buys 350000 Shares of Everyman Media Group PLC (EMAN) Stock

This indicates the analyst believes there is a potential downside of -1 .6% from the opening price of 244 GBX. AAP's profit would be $161.76M giving it 16.66 P/E if the $2.19 EPS is correct. The stock of Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, October 17 by BNP Paribas. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,720 ($22.25), for a total value of £989,378.40 ($1,279,589.24).

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Bank of England holds rates in 7-1 vote

In its quarterly Inflation Report , the Bank cut its forecast for 2017 economic growth very slightly from 2% to 1.9% but raised its projection for economic output next year and in 2019. While the Bank said that it may need to raise interest rates before the late 2019 date it said was indicated by market pricing, that timeline was nine months later than that in its February forecasts.

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Lesson Learned: Youthful Oilers bounced from playoffs by experienced Ducks

If the Oilers close out the series Wednesday night with a win, National Hockey League fans would be in store with one of the best possible series' of late. Nashville is +300 to win the Cup. Out in the Western Conference, the Predators and Ducks will face each other in a rematch of last year's first round series.

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Macron defeats Le Pen in French presidential election

All 577 seats in France's National Assembly will be up for grabs. The trade bolstered by Rafale deal is likely to be strengthened by an expected meet between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President-Elect Emmanuel Macron in July this year ahead of G-20 summit in Hamburg.

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Trump's plan to cut corporate tax would be profit tailwind

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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How Not To Be Offensive On Cinco De Mayo

The holiday celebrates the Battle of Puebla , where the Mexicans made a stand against an invading French army in 1862. Mexican Independence Day is September 16. Restaurant staff say they've had about 300 customers so far and are expecting more to show up for happy hour. Lots of avocados: According to the California Avocado Commission , Americans consume up to 81 million pounds of avocados on Cinco de Mayo every year.

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Airlines to relocate at Los Angeles International Airport

Other benefits include convenient access to domestic code-share partner JetBlue Airways and simplified flight connections without the need to reclear TSA - via a secure corridor to nearby Tom Bradley International Terminal as well as Terminals 4, 6, 7 and 8.

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G-7 nations fear long-term growth may be subdued

Britain's main opposition leader has accused Prime Minister Theresa May of pandering to an "erratic" USA administration, as defense and security takes center-stage in the United Kingdom election campaign. Inequality, worldwide tax rules and cyber security headed the official agenda for Group of Seven finance ministers and central bankers who kicked off a two-day meeting in the southern Italian port city of Bari.

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China opposes United States sanctions on N Korea

The cooperation between spies and the North Korean man, identified only by his surname, Kim, allegedly began in 2014 when agents approached him while he was working in Russian Federation. The detainee, Ko Hyon Chol, apologized for a crime he called "unforgivable", although South Korea's National Intelligence Service said it had no relation to the case.

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North Korea says will have dialogue with USA under right conditions: Yonhap

South Korea's new President Moon Jae-In speaks during a press conference at the presidential Blue House on May 10, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea. Moon, just elected this week, a liberal who favors a more open policy toward North Korea, won election this week as South Korea's President.

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North Korea willing to meet Trump administration if certain conditions are met

The protest was lodged by the recently revived Foreign Affairs Committee of North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly, which said the U.S. House of Representatives was "obsessed" with a sense of disapproval and warned it of dire consequences.

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US Fed leaves rates unchanged amid slower economic growth

Federal Reserve officials were unusually explicit in their statement , released yesterday following a two-day meeting in Washington, indicating that a disappointing first quarter wouldn't knock the committee off its path to raise rates two more times this year after a hike in March.

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N Korea willing to meet with United States if conditions right: diplomat

She spoke as she was returning home from Oslo, where she met with U.S. academics and former USA officials including Thomas Pickering, former U.S. envoy to the United Nations, and Robert Einhorn, the State Department's former special adviser for nonproliferation and arms control, Seoul's Yonhap news agency said.

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Warren Buffett criticises Wells Fargo, defends 3G at wide-ranging meeting

He said this "incentivized the wrong type of behavior", and that former Chief Executive John Stumpf, who lost his job over the scandal, was too slow to fix the problem. Berkshire's top two executives acknowledged Saturday that they missed out on investing in Google years ago, but they expressed pride in the company they built through acquisitions and said they believe it will thrive for decades to come.

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Gunmen kill 10 laborers near port in southwest Pakistan

Gwadar forms the southern Pakistan hub of a $57 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) of infrastructure and energy projects. All the labourers were shot at close range, reports quoting officials said. Saturday's attack happened near the Gwadar port, built with Chinese funding, as Pakistan and China ink agreements at the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing to boost cooperation.

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Sergio Romero happy with his role at Manchester United

If we win the Europa League I'm more than happy. However, former Liverpool man Lawrenson says that can not be accepted as a valid excuse if the Red Devils do indeed miss out on a top-four finish. "We gave a hard match to our opponent". But if everything goes normal and we have no problems, Sergio plays the final. The Argentina goalkeeper has played 11 of the 14 Europa League matches this season but remains back-up to the outstanding de Gea, naturally leading to questions as to whether ...

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Lindsey Graham may be the most dangerous man in the Senate

A few hours after Twitter made fun of Trump's new banner, he removed it and replaced it with a generic photo of him with congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden. Asked if Trump's tax returns could be helpful to such an investigation, Graham said: "It could be, down the road". "I asked Clapper. 'I said, 'Is there any business dealings with the Trump organization that gave you concern?' And he said, 'No, ' with a caveat, 'I don't know what the Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking at ...

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (CQP)

About 1.51 million shares traded or 1682.51% up from the average. It has outperformed by 11.43% the S&P500. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2016 Q4. Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSE:LNG) has risen 13.78% since January and is up 5.04% for the past week. Credit Suisse initiated the stock with "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, August 5 report.

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Trump to delay decision on Paris climate agreement until after summit

Spicer's announcement came the same day that a team of top administration officials postponed deliberations on whether to recommend that the US stay in the pact or exit it, which Trump promised to do during last year's presidential campaign.


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