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Trump stops by Toby Keith concert in golf cart with Saudi King

Saudi King Salman presents President Donald Trump with The Collar of Abdulaziz Al Saud Medal at the Royal Court Palace, Saturday, May 20, 2017 , in Riyadh . He was joined by First Lady Melania Trump. Trump, senior White House officials said, does not plan to travel overseas and lecture other countries on human rights, as former president Barack Obama did - and his line about good vs.

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Louisville baseball to host ACC Tournament as top seed

Tuesday in the Pool C opener. The games begin Tuesday at 11 a.m., and the tournament concludes with the championship game Sunday at noon. Second-seeded North Carolina and hard-charging NC State have been paired together in the same three-team pool for next week's ACC baseball tournament at Louisville Slugger Field.

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Wal-Mart sees online sales surge, more shoppers at stores

That's a contrast with many rivals that saw both those figures drop. He added Wal-Mart made a few strategic acquisitions to further improve its product assortments. The clothing sites are operating as stand-alone operators and appeal to younger shoppers. The stock recovered 22.73% since its low point and has performed -35.71% year-to-date.

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Pa. jobless rate bumps up, payrolls shrink in April

Asa Hutchinson said in a prepared statement. But those jobs pay below the state average, keeping a cap on wage gains. IN was the only state to see a significant decrease in jobs last month. "I encourage unemployed and underemployed Hoosiers to be steadfast in their job searches and consider training and placement opportunities available at their local WorkOne Career Center", Braun said.

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Passengers say man acted oddly before takeoff

Federal Bureau of Investigation have not yet stated what charges the man faces, although it is likely he will be charged with "interfering with a flight crew", which carries a penalty of up to 10 years in prison. As the police said, he had consumed alcohol. They say he was spotted by a contractor and detained until police officers arrived. LAX police spokesman Rob Pedregon said that the Turkish national told the airport authorities that he lost his way because he was tipsy from drinking and ...

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Salesforce.com, inc. Posted losses of -0.1% in the Last Trade

MKM Partners reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $104.00 price objective (up from $98.00) on shares of salesforce.com, inc.in a report on Friday. Vetr downgraded salesforce.com, inc. On 5/18/2017 Marc Benioff, Chairman, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $87.79 per share and the total transaction amounting to $877,900.00.

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Draft a sign of progress on South China Sea code of conduct

The agreement was reached during the 14th Chinese and ASEAN senior officials' meeting on the implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of the Parties in the South China Sea (DOC), co-chaired by Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin and Singapore's Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs Chee Wee Kiong.

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How does GST rates impact your monthly household budget?

With 18 per cent GST on machinery, there is neither loss nor gain. GST rate of food grains is yet to be finalised, reported NDTV. "As expected, healthcare and education will continue to remain exempt under the GST regime to maintain the affordability of these basic services", said Priyajit Ghosh, Partner, Indirect Tax, KPMG.

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North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectile was sacked from an area about 50 miles northeast of Pyongyang. The U.S. Pacific Command says it tracked the missile before it landed in the sea. The launch comes a week after the North successfully tested a new midrange missile that experts say may one day be capable of reaching Alaska or Hawaii.

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China's Xi threatens war, Philippine leader says

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) shakes hands with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte prior to their bilateral meeting during the Belt and Road Forum, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing , China May 15, 2017. Handling incidents and disputes in an appropriate manner is important, they said. China's foreign ministry said the document had been agreed upon, but gave no details of its contents, according to a report by Reuters.

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Repeal Of Obama-era Methane Emission Limits Narrowly Fails In Senate

The House passed a resolution to repeal the methane rule in February, but the bill stalled in the Senate as some Republicans expressed concern that such a bill would prevent the government from enacting "substantially similar" regulations in the future.

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Pippa Middleton marries financier as royal guests look on

Older sister Kate, also known as the Duchess of Cambridge, looked after the page boys and bridesmaids, who were all under five years old and included her own children, Prince George, 3, and Princess Charlotte , 2. On Saturday her younger sister wore a more modest hair clip in her glossy up-do. After dating a string of high-society men, Pippa chose to settle down with 41-year-old Matthews, who popped the question last summer after nearly two years of dating.

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Jamshedpur remains tense after violence over lynching

SEVEN PERSONS, including two brothers returning from work linked to the Swachh Bharat campaign, were beaten to death by mobs in two attacks over the last 24 hours in tribal-dominated areas near Jamshedpur following rumours of gangs involved in kidnapping children being active in the region.

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Philippines calls for 'gentlemen's agreement' between ASEAN, China on sea code

Political observers said Duterte's frank account of the conversation in the Chinese capital could infuriate China . Romana has welcomed the completion of the draft of the framework of the Code of Conduct (COC) for the South China Sea territorial disputes.

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This Basquiat Painting Just Set a New Art Auction Record

A week ago, a 1982 Basquiat self-portrait that had been featured in a number of major retrospectives sold for $57.3 million at a Christie's auction in NY. Five of Basquiat's works sold Thursday night, pulling in $129.3 million total, Sotheby's said. The Picasso piece sold at Christie's in NY in 2015.

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ICJ can't nullify Jadhav's death sentence: Aziz

The opposition leaders' criticised government's management for the case at International Court of Justice thus Sartaj Aziz had given the notice. While answering to the question as to why Pakistan moved the ICJ on the Kulbhushan Jadhav matter, he said Pakistan was a member state of the United Nations and the decision was taken after consultation.

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OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday. In its monthly report last Thursday, OPEC estimated that non-OPEC production this year would grow by 950,000 barrels per day (bpd). For full coverage of all proceedings in Vienna at OPEC's 172 meeting - log into www.opec.org for live webcast from 0900 Central European Time on Thursday 25 May 2017 .

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Snapchat shares plummet as Snap Inc's first results are out

Snap saw its daily users increase by 5% to 166 million at the end of March, which was below analysts' expectations, while year-on-year growth fell to 36% from 48% in the previous quarter. Among those expenses, CEO Evan Spiegel received a $750 million bonus for taking the company public. Facebook has also added Geostickers to Instagram, offering location-specific tags in two cities (New York City and Jakarta) that users can paste over images.

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Harvard Report: There Is A Huge Anti-Trump Bias In Corporate Media

According to a new study from Harvard University's Shorenstein Center on Media - part of its Kennedy School of Government - Trump's first one hundred days in office was a veritable blitzkrieg of negative press. CNN appears to be leading the assault on Trump, with Eric Bolling, host of "The Fox News Specialists", pointing out that "they're coming in at 92, 93 percent [negative]".

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Indian Navy foils piracy attempt in Gulf of Aden

On May 16, at about 4.45pm, INS Sharda received a distress call from MV Lord Mountbatten (a Liberia registered ship), 230nm southwest of Salalah. The vessel reported a piracy attempt by two suspicious mother vessels and eight skiffs. New Delhi, May 18 The Indian Navy has thwarted a piracy attempt on a Liberian vessel in the Gulf of Aden, in a swift operation involving marine commandos and an armed chopper.

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Tejas Express Luxury Trains To Start Operations Between Mumbai, Goa Soon

The train will depart on its maiden journey from Mumbai to Goa on Monday. Turns out that the Tejas train, created to run at a speed of up to 200 kmph, is not that fast after all. A seat in the Executive Class in Tejas is going to set you back by Rs. 2940, however, if you choose to let go of the food, it will be Rs 2,540. Catering services for the new train will be managed by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).

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Yemen rebel missile shot down near Saudi capital

National oil giant Saudi Aramco IPO-ARMO.SE expects to sign $50 billion of deals with USA companies on Saturday, part of a drive to diversify the kingdom's economy beyond oil exports, Aramco's chief executive Amin Nasser said . Tillerson made the comments moments after President Trump signed a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia, Iran's adversary, to combat terrorism in the Gulf Coast region and counter Iran.

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Analyst Activity - Leerink Swann Reiterates Outperform on AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN)

Europe Heavyside segment is engaged in the manufacturing and supply of aggregates, asphalt, cement, readymixed and precast concrete and landscaping products. After $0.52 actual earnings per share reported by Financial Institutions, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.85% negative EPS growth.

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Oil rally in high gear ahead of OPEC meeting

West Texas Intermediate for June delivery rose 88 USA cents, or 1.5%, to $50.23 a barrel at 9.59am on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Oil benchmarks spiked by almost 2% on Friday (19 May), as traders continued to price in production cuts and extended their long plays, or bets in favour of rising prices, based on robust statements on lowering production from major oil exporters.

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Jewish Israelis less certain of Trump's support for their state

Israelis will closely watch the signals Trump sends during his two-day visit, which will include a tour of the Holocaust memorial at Yad Vashem, a speech at the Israel Museum and the first visit by a sitting USA president to the Western Wall, one of Judaism's holiest sites.

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Is Floyd Mayweather Jr. going ALL IN with Gervonta Davis?

This was Davis' first defense of his belt, with his mentor and promoter Floyd Mayweather at ringside. Finally in the 11th, Walsh landed a few flush punches that put an end to the bout and lead him to bigger fights to come in his home country.

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AIA Statement on Trump Administration's NAFTA Notification Letter

That means the US government must look at Mexican and Canadian suppliers as favorably as it does with American suppliers. The president has vowed to negotiate a better NAFTA - or to walk away from the agreement if he can't get one. At the beginning of next week, Trump will send a notification to the US Congress about his plan to readjust NAFTA, what would mark the beginning of a time limit of 90 days to begin the negotiations.

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Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

A mysterious passenger on a Los Angeles-to-Honolulu plane was in custody Saturday after passengers and an off-duty cop fought him to the floor as he allegedly tried to enter the aircraft cockpit during flight. "Flight attendant blocked aisle, man taken down", Schwartz wrote. First class passenger Lee Lorenzen told KITV that he, "saw the flight attendant with a panicked look and she rammed the cart into the entrance to first class".

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Price Target Analysis Novavax, Inc. (NVAX)

Over the last 5 years, Novavax, Inc . has averaged a -43.40% YoY EPS growth rate and a 0.90% revenue growth rate . The business is expected to report its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, August 8th. Novavax, Inc. (NVAX ) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of -56.7 Percent. Consensus earnings estimates are far from flawless, but they are watched by many investors and play an important role in measuring the appropriate valuation for a stock.

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Man allegedly tries to rush cockpit on flight from LAX to Hawaii

A routine flight from Los Angeles to Hawaii took an interesting turn on Friday, resulting in fighter jets being scrambled and a passenger restrained with duct tape . Flight attendants asked him to return to his seat and he refused, the source said. He was arrested for misdemeanor trespassing, cited, given a pending court date and released to board his flight to Honolulu.

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Trump's comments to Russians about Comey 'is compelling evidence of corrupt intent'

Figures such as Michael Flynn, Paul Manafort, and Carter Page had Trump's ear in 2016, and while Flynn was briefly part of the president's White House operation, none of these figures now has a job at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. White House attorneys are said to be researching impeachment procedures, CNN reported Friday , amid an avalanche of unflattering news hitting President Donald Trump's White House.

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Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) Stock Sees Movement of 14.10% on the Week

Today, Jefferies Group LLC reiterated its Buy rating on Incyte (NASDAQ:INCY) with a price target of $148.00. They set a buy rating and a $148.00 price target for the company. Also, Director Paul A. Friedman sold 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 17th. Following the sale, the director now owns 302,976 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $45,058,590.72.

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Trump administration kickstarts Nafta renegotiation

In recent weeks, President Trump had indicated an intention to terminate NAFTA, but decided instead to renegotiate the agreement after "pleasant and productive" conversations with President Peña Nieto of Mexico and Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada.

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Massachusetts Was the Only State to See Unemployment Rate Increase in April

The latest numbers released by the state Employment Security Department show that the April's rate was down slightly from 4.7 percent in March. Over the past 12 months, Oregon's total nonfarm payroll employment rose 39,100, or 2.1 percent, which was a deceleration from the growth rate near or above 3 percent throughout much of the past four years.

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Microsoft faulted over ransomware while shifting blame to NSA

The Conficker worm infected millions of computers including government, business and home computers in over 190 countries. In the recent attack, which is considered one of the massive ransomware attacks, crackers were demanding $300 to $500 bitcoin for decrypting the file.


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