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Labour sees massive rebound in Wales

Tim Farron branded the U-turn "May's manifesto meltdown", but said it changed nothing for families concerned about the bill for care for elderly relatives. Just ten days ago, Corbyn's party was a massive 26/1 to win the most seats, however those odds are a thing of the past. When the policy was announced , Tory officials were insistent that there wasn't going to be a cap.

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Verizon wins bidding war to buy Straight Path for $3.1bn

The spectrum is particularly important for 5G broadband services that AT&T and Verizon hope to launch to better compete with high-speed Internet offerings from cable companies . "Getting fiber into a home or apartment can be very hard for carriers", Madden said. Straight Path and its directors and executive officers may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies in respect of the proposed transactions contemplated by the Verizon merger agreement.

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Morning Runner: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)

Atlantic Equities raised its rating on Walgreens Boots Alliance , Inc.to Overweight on 06/02/2017 in a reversal from its prior Neutral rating. The Stock had a 1.5 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.47 and 1.56 respectively.

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Average True Range of Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) stands at0.22

Elkfork Partners LLC bought a new position in Lexington Realty Trust during the fourth quarter worth approximately $106,000. Credit Suisse AG now owns 469,052 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $15,245,000 after buying an additional 21,847 shares in the last quarter.

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New Zealand space launch tries to put nation into orbit

Peter Beck, CEO and founder of Rocket Lab, says "Safety is Rocket Lab's number one priority". With plans to start actual missions by the end of the year, Rocket Lab will use its signature space vehicle to transport small devices and satellites into low Earth orbit.

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Trump 'never mentioned Israel' to Russians

Standing alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, he argued he never mentioned Israel , the source of the classified intelligence, according to various officials - something he has not been accused of doing. Abbas said he was keen to "keep the door open to dialogue with our Israeli neighbours". His wife, Melania, daughter Ivanka and son- in-law Jared Kushner accompanied him.

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Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Meanwhile, due to a recent pullback which led to a fall of nearly -1.87% in the past one month, the stock price is now with underperforming -9.89% so far on the year - still in weak zone. WARNING: " The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Alpha Windward LLC" was reported by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in Q4 2016.

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Mark Fields Out at Ford in Leadership Shakeup

While Fields took over as CEO only 3 years ago, Ford shares dropped nearly 40% during his tenure (despite the company reporting a record $10.4B in pretax earnings last year). "The company hasn't kept pace with innovation, and the sector faces long-term problems", the person said. "It even sounds a little corny but the stock price is a outcome of the actions we're going to take to make the company more fit, more profitable and a more fun place to work".

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Delcath Systems (DCTH) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

The last closing stock price represents a downfall of -99.97% in price from company's fifty two-Week high price and indicates a 22.52% above from its 52-Week low price. Its Average True Range (ATR) shows a figure of 0.31. The company has dropped -79.87% in past 3 months and in the last five trades has moved down -2.15%.

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Oil rises on expectations of extended, possibly deeper, output cut

If the US continues to build production, which in all likelihood it will, and with Nigeria and Libya also boosting their crude output, the rest of OPEC , Russia, and their partners face an uphill battle to keep prices rising over the second half of 2017 and the first quarter of 2018.

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Special aide to Brazil's Temer arrested in corruption probe

That politician - former lower house speaker Eduardo Cunha - is in prison after being convicted of bribe-taking in a sprawling anti-corruption drive named operation "Car Wash". When the political chaos erupted, on Wednesday, there was a consensus that Congress wouldn't vote on the unpopular austerity reforms for the time being.

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Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russia investigation

It's a pretty good analogy, and one that seems to support the Post's decision to put Trump's clumsy PR maneuvers in the first paragraph of its story. That criminal investigation will exist simultaneously with the House and Senate intelligence committee investigations, Warner said. The officials said the White House appeared uncertain about its power to influence the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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Oil Extends Gains Above $50

On Monday, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih won support from OPEC's second-biggest and fastest-growing producer, Iraq , for a nine-month extension and said he expected no objections from anyone else. strategic oil reserves, although profit taking ahead of the OPEC meeting was also an important element. The meeting took place two days prior to the OPEC ministerial meeting that is scheduled from May 25, 2017.

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Growth at Snapchat Stalls in First Quarterly Report

As of this writing, Snap's stock is trading at $18.4 per share. They set a reduce rating and a $16.00 price objective for the company. The stock now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $22.11. The owner of the Snapchat application attracted fewer users than anticipated in the first quarter of this year, a result that drove stocks to plummet more than 20 percent.

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Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are higher Monday as the market bounces back from a turbulent week. Nordic telecoms firm Telia said it was buying Finnish cloud services firm Nebula from private equity company Ratos in a 165 million euro ($185 million) deal.

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Oil prices fall on White House proposal to sell US oil reserves

The past months reveal the new oil market realities where the responsiveness and competitiveness of the USA shale industry prevent prices from rising sustainably beyond Dollars 50 per barrel. The US strategic petroleum reserves (SPR) are the world's biggest, standing at around 688-million barrels, a week's worth of global oil demand. Brent crude futures were trading down 23c, or 0.4/oz, at $53.64 a barrel at 4.50am GMT.

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Trump, family make private visit to Western Wall

Trump was considering making that bold announcement during his trip here, but backed off fulfilling that pledge amid a torrent of warnings from U.S. foreign policy officials and Arab diplomats, who said such a move would hinder peace efforts and set off tensions in the region.

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Bomber set off blast after Ariana Grande concert

A CNN journalist saw a heavy armed police presence in parts of the city, particularly outside the Royal Infirmary Hospital where several victims are being treated. A number of election events were planned for Tuesday including the launch of the Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) manifesto and the unveiling of a Sinn Féin billboard in north Belfast but these were deferred as a mark of respect for those who died and were injured in the suicide bombing.

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Notre Dame Students Walk Out of Mike Pence Commencement Address

Pence was asked by Notre Dame to deliver the speech Sunday at its graduation , but the moment he stepped up to the lectern.at least 20 students got up headed toward the back. In a news item on its website, the university said that approximately 100 students participated in the walkout. Before Pence delivered his commencement address, valedictorian Caleb Joshua Pine used his own time at the podium to speak out against the Trump administration's "scapegoating of Muslims" and proposal ...

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McMaster: Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation comments to Russians were to find 'areas of cooperation'

Former FBI Director James Comey was so concerned that his contacts with President Donald Trump jeopardized the agency's independence that he documented all of them and gave the records to his aides, a longtime friend said Thursday .And in fact when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won.

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Loesch: Pres. Trump 'Said Islamic Extremism to Saudi Arabia's Face'

President Donald Trump looked to make clear that the United States is not at war with Islam in a major speech here on Sunday, instead defining the battle against terrorist groups as a "battle between good and evil" as he urged Muslim-majority countries to redouble their counterterrorism efforts.

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Ford CEO Mark Fields steps down after 28 years

Ford has replaced its chief executive, Mark Fields , following a major reshuffle at the United States auto giant. They can see their opportunity in that. The reorganization expands Bill Ford's duties as well. Hackett said the two have plans to go to a MI football game. Before joining Ford in 2007, Farley was group vice president and general manager of Lexus, responsible for all sales, marketing and customer satisfaction activities for Toyota's luxury brand.

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James Comey reportedly rebuffed Trump's attempts to get chummy

Former Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman was seen as the front-runner. After the Comey memo, which detailed Trump's attempts at securing the FBI director's loyalty and commitment to lay off in the investigation into then-National Security Adviser Mike Flynn, the feeling was that Trump's actions were minimally unbecoming of a president, but the public discussion quickly turned to what, exactly, is the definition of obstruction of justice.

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Former FBI Director James Comey Will Testify In Open Session

In response to the latest reports on Friday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer again rejected the allegations and said, "A thorough investigation will confirm that there was no collusion between the campaign and any foreign entity".

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Tigers snap Rangers' streak at 10, beat Texas 9-3

Miguel Cabrera had three hits and an RBI as the Tigers are back at.500. Grossman and Kepler each hit two-run homers in the first inning, and Brian Dozier had an RBI double in the second off Ian Kennedy (0-4) in his first game back from the disabled list.

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First working session of G7 finance summit begin

Earlier, he told reporters that "the relationship with Mnuchin improves every time we see each other". "This is a reminder to all of us of the importance and focus on cyber security", Mnuchin said, according to Reuters . Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso arrives for a G7 of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting, in Bari , southern Italy, Friday, May 12, 2017.

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German prosecutors to search Daimler offices in diesel probe

According to Reuters , Chancellor Merkel said on Monday, "We need long-term horizons and companies that invest in the future". "The battery factory in Kamenz is an important component in the implementation of our electric offensive". The company assumes that the proportion of electric vehicles in the total unit sales of Mercedes-Benz will be between 15 and 25 percent by 2025. While Germany's automakers are ramping up production of electric cars, most batteries they use are made in Asia, ...

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Sorl Auto Parts Inc (SORL) Shows Positive Weekly Momentum

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q4 2016. Wall Street await Advance Auto Parts, Inc. For the uninitiated, Sorl Auto Parts is a Chinese-based automotive parts store that develops and distributes brakes and other safety parts for sale locally and internationally.

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Analysts Keeping an Eye on: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

Based on data provided from analysts polled by Thomson Reuters, AK Steel Holding Corporation has a current consensus target price of 8.63. The Relative Volume of the company is 0.65 and Average Volume (3 months) is 18.22 million. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website . The Director added these shares by way of transaction on May.

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US Imposes Sanctions on Venezuela Supreme Court

In March, the Venezuelan Supreme Court temporarily dissolved the National Assembly and assumed the powers of the legislature . Trump's comments came one day after the Venezuelan government announced it was sending more than 2,500 troops to a trouble-hit region on the border with Colombia to try to quell weeks of violence that have claimed 44 lives nationwide.

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AT&T workers go on three-day strike

Richter said the company was confident it would would settle the contract dispute after having successfully reached 29 contract agreements covering over 128,000 employees since 2015. Just over half of the employees work for the company's wireless business, primarily in call centers and retail stores, and have been without a long-term contract since February.

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AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) Bending Lower, Touching Top Loser's List

The company's shares this morning fell below $600 for the first time since January 2015, declining more than 9% and bottoming out today at $597.45 a share after AutoZone earned $11.44 per share during the three months ended May 6, improving on a $10.77 per share profit during the same quarter a year ago but still missing the Capital IQ consensus by $0.51 per share.

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Germany, France confident of unlocking Greek aid

Hopes were high that the deadlock could be broken after Greek lawmakers last Thursday adopted a new round of additional, painful austerity measures. "The Eurogroup held an in-depth discussion on the sustainability of Greece's public debt but did not reach an overall agreement", the Eurozone ministers said in a statement.

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Pound sags vs yen after Manchester blast, euro at six-month highs

United States crude rose 0.61 percent to $50.98 per barrel and Brent was at $53.80, up 0.35 percent on the day. The dollar weakened 0.2 percent to 110.98 yen. The euro was last up 0.22 percent at $1.1229. The euro's rally meant the dollar was pulled back to the six-month low it hit last week after concerns about Donald Trump's firing of a former Federal Bureau of Investigation head and his administration's links to Russian Federation had given the greenback a drubbing.

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Two killed in plane crash near New Jersey's Teterboro airport

Carlstadt Police Sergeant John Cleary told reporters the plane hit one building in an industrial or manufacturing area, skidded across a parking lot and broke apart. Carlstadt Mayor Craig Lahullier said all town employees already had left for the day before the plane crashed next to the town's public works building.


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