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Miss Black Texas 2016 says she as wrongfully arrested

Carmen Ponder , a paralegal and a beauty queen, was driving to Wal-Mart in Commerce, Texas, when she was cut off by a black truck, which was driving in and out of lanes and making sudden, sporadic stops. A bill prohibiting colleges and universities from punishing students who are victims of, or who witness or report sexual assaults, has cleared the Texas Legislature - and now heads to Gov.

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Ford's ex-CEO leaves company with $51.1 million

The stock rose 0.05% or $0.01 reaching $10.86 per share. About 35.36M shares traded. Hackett and Ford's Executive Chairman Bill Ford said earlier this week that the management changes are meant to help the company make big, strategic decisions more quickly.

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Tripura assembly unanimously approves GST bill

The government wants to cut its crude import by 10 per cent, but the high incidence of tax on biodiesel will make it costlier than diesel and ultimately make it uncompetitive, the association said. In the present tax regime, a 15% service tax is levied on express cargo services whereas the tax applicable on goods and transport agents (GTA) is only 4.5% (after 70% abatement).

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The winners and losers of Trump's $4.1 trillion budget proposal

House Speaker Paul Ryan stopped short of embracing the administration's budget projections. On Thursday morning, White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney told a Senate panel that the massive tax cut plan they hoped to move through Congress would be fully offset by eliminating scores of tax breaks.

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Fed minutes signal officials ready to raise rates again soon

Daniel Deming, managing director at KKM Financial, added that the Fed officials did not lock themselves into a particular plan. A separate report showed that US durable goods orders fell 0.7% in April, compared to expectations for a 1.2% drop.

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Tesla's Model X Missing Out on America's Voracious SUV Hunger

It is, however, still not enough to beat that of the Tesla Model S. As Elecktrek notes , the Model 3 is being built in Tesla's Fremont factory, but most of the testing is happening in Palo Alto, at the company's headquarters. The trunk space detail from the chart shows the value gap between the two cars - the smaller Model 3 has less than half the interior storage volume across both its trunk and its "frunk" (front trunk), reported TechChrunch.

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Analysts At Berenberg Reiterated Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) As Buy

Sports Direct International Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 220.70 and a 1-year high of GBX 396.00. The stock increased 1.20% or GBX 3.96 on May 25, reaching GBX 333.56. 454.00 million shares or 2.29% more from 443.85 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. The stock of Williams Companies Inc (NYSE:WMB) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, January 10.

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FTSE 100 hits new high as the value of the pound drops

Gold futures gained 0.82 per cent during the day to break above $1,270 per troy ounce. Britain's opposition Labour Party has cut the lead of Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives to five points less than a fortnight before a national election, according to the first poll published since a suicide bombing killed 22 people.

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Berks lawmakers react to CBO report on health care plan

Kinzinger has said to national media he was interested in seeing how the Senate would change the legislation. And Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., dismissed talk of the House bill, NBC News reported . Democrats blasted the bill and said the CBO report proved it would be catastrophic for millions of people who would lose health insurance. "Premiums do not tell the whole story", said Trish Riley, executive director of the National Academy for State Health Policy, a nonpartisan ...

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Revenue Estimates Analysis Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB)

Prince Street Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Itau Unibanco Holding SA during the third quarter worth approximately $4,278,000. TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL) is another stock that is grabbing investors attention these days. Beta can be useful to gauge stock price volatility in relation to the broader market.

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Oil price down in spite of OPEC production cuts

As the price fell back towards $47 in early May, near a six-month low , Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said OPEC would do "whatever it takes" to rebalance the market , including a longer extension for the output cuts. Schenker's remarks about China seem to clash with an opinion he voiced to CNBC earlier this week: he said, "If you wanted to know where the downside risk is, it is not in OPEC's decision or in US driving demand or in global inventories rebalancing, I think China is the ...

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India crash out of Sudirman Cup post 0-3 drubbing to China

Among the Indians, only Kidambi Srikanth has ever beaten Lin Dan en route to his title triumph at the 2014 China Open and he will need to be at his best to outdo the Chinese again. Young pair of Satwiksairaj and Chirag Sen then faced Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan in the mixed doubles match and capitulated 9-21 11-21 within half an hour as China registered a 3-0 win over India.

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Keeping Tabs on Shares of Dominion Diamond Corporation (NYSE:DDC)

It has underperformed by 14.11% the S&P500. Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd sold 5,317 shares as Apache Corp (APA)'s stock declined 7.72%. It dived, as 38 investors sold MMP shares while 169 reduced holdings. The rating was initiated by Seaport Global with "Buy" on Tuesday, June 14. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, April 28th. The rating was initiated by Morgan Stanley with "Equal-Weight" on Thursday, February 25.

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Zytronic PLC (ZYT) Insider Claire Louise Smith Sells 48133 Shares of Stock

As per Tuesday, January 31, the company rating was maintained by Numis Securities. As per Monday, January 30, the company rating was maintained by VSA Capital. Tate & Lyle PLC (LON:TATE) has 0.00% since May 26, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. "The development, in our opinion, has decreased visibility of a near-term solution and increases the likelihood of a closure of the Bulyanhulu and Buzwagi mines", said Jefferies.

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Trump Faces G7 Squeeze On Climate Change, Trade At Sicily Summit

Trump, asked by reporters in Taormina whether he had accused Germany of being " very bad " on trade, did not respond. Trump says trade needs to be balanced and fair, as well as free in order to benefit American workers and companies. The United States , meanwhile, confirmed "a period of reflection" on the issue, he said. "And it will be solved at some point", said President Trump.

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GOP senators say tough report complicates health care bill

Under the AHCA, 44 percent of American voters say their health insurance costs will go up, while 12 percent say they will go down and 33 percent say they will stay the same. Even without such pronouncements, however, the wide gaps in policy and politics among Republican senators have become apparent. The administration report found that premiums more than doubled since "Obamacare" took effect, but independent experts say it's not an apples-to-apples comparison, because prior to the Obama ...

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Deckers Outdoor post EPS that exceeded expectations

Aquiline Capital Partners Llc holds 42.85% of its portfolio in Validus Holdings, Ltd. for 655,319 shares. Reinsurance Gro now has $8.02 billion valuation. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, January 27. At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $57.56.

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Brokers Change Their Target Price On Veeva Systems Inc. (NYSE:VEEV)

Analysts, on average, are modeling non-GAAP net income of $0.19 per share on $160.2 million in revenue during the April-to-June reporting period. Needham maintained Veeva Systems Inc (NYSE: VEEV ) on Wednesday, August 31 with "Buy" rating.

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Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip

But after a half-hour meeting behind closed doors, Francis seemed to have cheered up considerably. Through a translator, the Pope asked the First Lady: "What do you give him to eat-potica?" In a meeting, which looked like an interview set up, the man of vanity appeared both presidential and deferential.

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Trump to set up 'war room' for Russia ties

The White House in March confirmed that Kushner and the ousted national security adviser, Michael Flynn, met with Kislyak at Trump Tower in December. Both Flynn and Kushner were part of Trump's inner circle. Once President Donald Trump returns from his overseas trip, the White House plans to launch its most aggressive effort yet to push back against allegations involving Russian Federation and his presidential campaign, tackling head-on a scandal that has threatened to consume his young ...

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United States to conduct ICBM intercept test amid rising tensions over North Korea

We have a lot of firepower, more than he has, times 20. The demand for Chinese-manufactured phones is growing in the sanctions-hit North because they are able to make both domestic and global calls, a source in North Hamgyong province, near the border with China , told RFA's Korean Service.

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US Fed to 'soon' raise interest rates

The Nasdaq Composite was up 16.16 points, or 0.26 per cent, at 6,179.18. "Credit downgrade wasn't a surprise after all given the delay in structural reforms such as liberalisation of capital moves". Following the minutes, the S&P 500 closed at a record high on Wednesday. In the currency market, the euro traded up 0.1 percent in Asia at $1.1225, having bounced back from Wednesday's low of $1.1168 and coming within sight of $1.1268, its 6 1/2-month high set on Tuesday.

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QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

It turned negative, as 36 investors sold QEP shares while 103 reduced holdings. Two Sigma Advisers LP now owns 546,600 shares of the pipeline company's stock valued at $10,675,000 after buying an additional 240,890 shares during the period.

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UBM Plc (UBM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

About 159,684 shares traded. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. The equities rating of SIG PLC (LON:SHI) shares was upgraded by professional analysts at Peel Hunt to a respectable "Buy" rating in analysts note sent to investors on 19 May. Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio. The Company's segments include Events and Other Marketing Services.

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JC Penney Company, Inc

While looking at the Stock's Performance, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 3.79%, where Monthly Performance is -15.58%, Quarterly performance is -27.86%, 6 Months performance is -52.06% and yearly performance percentage is -41.09%.

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SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE:SLG) Growth Estimates in Focus

CLI has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks downgraded Getty Realty Corp . Mack Cali Realty Corp now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $29.83. Overall, the share price is down -27.03% so far this year. Company insiders own 3.09% of the company's stock. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink .

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Moody's downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength

Moody's said China's financial strength was likely to erode as growth slows and debt rises further. Shares of nine metal and mining companies fell by 0.68% to 3.36% at 14:10 IST on BSE after global credit rating agency, Moody's Investors Service cut China's sovereign credit rating for the first time in almost three decades.

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OPEC agrees to extend oil output cuts till March

Last week , Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation agreed on the need to prolong the current agreement on oil production cuts. "With Russia and Saudi announcing nine months (of extended cuts) a week before, this was already priced in, so the market wanted the "over-and-above" which didn't come hence the sell-off", said Virendra Chauhan, oil analyst at Energy Aspects in Singapore .

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How Many Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

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(NYSE:JKS) Plunged -6.80% in Pre-Session

Top Ace Asset Management Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of JinkoSolar Holding Co. during the third quarter valued at approximately $2,370,000. JinkoSolar Holding Co. had a net margin of 5.28% and a return on equity of 33.72%. Ltd. (NYSE: JKS ) announced that it plans to release its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 before the open of USA markets on Monday, June 5, 2017.

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Synchrony Financial (SYF) Stake Increased by Advisor Partners LLC

Sit Investment Associates Inc.'s holdings in Synchrony Financial were worth $3,448,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock.

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At least 20 killed in attack on Egypt Christians

The victims were traveling from the nearby province of Bani Suief to visit the monastery. Khaled Mogahed, the Health Ministry spokesman, said the death toll stood at 26 but feared it could rise further. The dead included children, older adults, and laborers, he said, and 23 others were wounded. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for Friday's attack.

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Keybank National Association OH Cuts Stake in Mattel, Inc. (MAT)

The institutional investor owned 24,284 shares of the company's stock at the end of the first quarter. TD Asset Management Inc. owned about 0.15% of Mattel worth $13,498,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. will post $1.19 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 9th.

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Man tried to bite flight attendant, jumped from plane

The flight attendant immediately stood up and told Sein to return to his seat. The judge says Sein violated Title 49, United States Code, and "shall be fined under title 18, imprisoned for not more than 20 years, or both". Sein is accused of biting the flight attendant's hand before opening the galley service door and jumping onto the tarmac. While he spoke no English, a criminal complaint said he understood the flight crew's instructions before he exited the flight, the report said.

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Celtics star Isaiah Thomas unsure if he'll need hip surgery

Smith, Kevin Love and Tristan Thompson joined him. There's also the irony that Brown , the first coach who took James to an NBA Finals in 2007 - Cleveland was swept by San Antonio - will now coach against him, likely in the same leading role he's had for Golden State since head coach Steve Kerr was forced to take a break because of continued problems with his surgically repaired back.


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