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Trump probably won't use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying

According to two senior administration officials cited by The Times , Trump did not plan on invoking his executive privilege to block Comey's testimony to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and in fact wants Comey to testify because he wants the ousted director's statements to be made public.

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US job market looks solid 8 years after recession ended

But dig deeper into the report and the picture gets uglier. Besides the hiring pullback in May, the government on Friday revised down its estimate of job growth in March and April by a combined 66,000. The unemployment rate is forecast unchanged at a 10-year low of 4.4 percent. That might sound like good news. They were not counted as unemployed because they had not searched for work during the four weeks that preceded the survey.

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Vatican is Snubbed by Trump's Decision to Leave Paris Climate Accord

The Paris accord is "a real global agreement", he said, which 197 countries have signed and 147 have already ratified, thereby committing themselves to take action to ensure the rise in global temperatures remains below 2° Celsius in the coming years.

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Trump keeps his promises scrapping climate deal

So far, under President Trump, over half a million new, mostly industrial jobs have been created in the USA, but the White House feared that under the Paris accord , the US economy would lose 6.5 million industrial sector jobs, including 3.1 million manufacturing sector jobs by 2040.

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Karunanidhi Tallest Among Contemporary Leaders, Says Sonia Gandhi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar , Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy, Trinamool Congress leader Derik O'Brien and IUML leader Kader Mohideen spoke. In a bid to present a secular front and field a common candidate against BJP-led NDA's nominee, the DMK has called all the top leaders including CPI (M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury, CPI National Secretary D Raja, Chief Ministers of Bihar, Odisha Nitish Kumar and Naveen Patnaik, RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav, besides other chief ...

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Rahm slams Trump on Paris pullout, joins pledge to meet climate goals

On Friday, he signed an order that committed Pittsburgh to work with 81 other cities to meet the Paris objectives by, among other things, cutting energy consumption from city operations by 50 per cent, 100-per-cent renewable-power use, and adopting a fossil-free transportation fleet.

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AMC Entertainment Holdings (AMC) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds

Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 2,417,897 shares of the company's stock valued at $76,043,000 after buying an additional 8,318 shares during the last quarter. The stock touched 52-week High of $35.65 on 11/17/16 and 52-week Low of $22.35 on 05/31/17. 3,609,175 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. The stock of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (NYSE:AMC) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, December 1 by Benchmark.

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Photos show Ariana Grande visiting injured fans at Manchester hospital

The little girl was among scores of people wounded when suicide bomber Salman Abedi blew himself up at the Manchester Arena as crowds left the concert . Never seen Jaden so happy! "She is on cloud nine", he told the BBC . Mr Harrison told People: "What Ariana Grande did tonight was so selfless and fantastic".

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White House Just Won't Say If Trump Believes in Climate Change

Macron's call on Thursday for the accord's remaining 194 countries to fill the void left by the US may see the two sides push for greater cooperation. "We believe that there have been changes in the global situation, and there will be rising uncertainty and destabilizing factors", he said. Prime minister Theresa May was less strident in her condemnation of Mr Trump's decision.

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What Analysts Suggest About Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE:VRX)?

It has outperformed by 8.14% the S&P500. Saba Capital Management Lp increased Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl ( VRX ) stake by 122.78% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. 193.03 million shares or 13.22% less from 222.43 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX).

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CytRx Corporation (CYTR) hit its 1-Year High price on 06/03/16

The stock was last seen 19.91% higher, reaching at $0.73 on Friday May 26th. During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly 68.55%. The company reported an impressive total revenue of 200000 in the last fiscal year. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $-0.50. The Market Cap of the company is $111.37 Million. Floating stock is calculated by subtracting closely-held shares and restricted stock from a firm's total outstanding shares.

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Bridges Investment Management Inc. Has $7.80 Million Stake in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Johnson & Johnson now has $349.86B valuation. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) institutional sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2016 Q4. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 65,247 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $4.09 million, up from 58,672 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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The Paysafe Group Plc (OPAY) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC

The SI to Apple Incorporated's float is 0.87%. 5,972,413 shares of the stock traded hands. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since May 23, 2016 and is uptrending. Kanaly Tru has invested 0.01% in Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET). Atlantic Tru Gru Ltd Liability Corporation has 17,200 shares. Amer Invest Advsrs Ltd Liability Corporation owns 43,950 shares.

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Poll shows Conservative lead slashed to 3 points

As polling day nears, Betfair, which holds a 5/5 performance rating on Bookmaker Ratings , prices a Conservative Majority outcome at 1.16 (86% chance), against a "No Overall Majority" result at 8.6 (11% chance of outcome). In the final TV event of the campaign featuring the leaders of the two major parties, the Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition faced a 45-minute barrage from members of the public.

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Footballers and TV stars linked to £700m tax relief scheme

The court found that the schemes were not legitimate investments but a way for investors to avoid paying tax . Earlier this week a tax tribunal upheld a decision past year to recoup the tax, saying the reliefs were "not allowable deductions".

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President Donald Trump pulls United States from global warming accord, to allies' dismay

She described the discussion as "very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory". Once in power, Trump and Pruitt have moved to delay or roll back federal regulations limiting greenhouse gas emissions while pledging to revive the long-struggling US coal mines.

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As ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. Trades Do Analysts Recommend You Sell?

During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of 5.01 million shares. The company has its outstanding shares of 400.07 million. Its last month's stock price volatility remained 4.71% which for the week stands at 4.10%. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 14.36% and Monthly Volatility of 11.10%.

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GOP Health Bill Pleases Most Republicans, But Not Many Other Americans

In Washington, staffers are working on a legislative framework that can get 51 votes. Only 8 percent of Americans, the Kaiser poll found, said the Senate should adopt the plan as passed by the House and just 24 percent said with only minor changes.

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Leonardo DiCaprio upset over Trump's withdrawal from Paris agreement

Today, the future livability of our planet was threatened by President Trump's careless decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement . Paris agreement was signed in 2015 to fight rising global temperature by cutting down carbon emission. "It's an important global agreement on climate change ", May said Friday.

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U.S. unemployment drops to 4.3% after modest May hiring

If there's a developing shortage of labor that makes it harder for employers to fill vacancies, that would mean slower payroll gains, along with a declining unemployment rate and faster wage growth, according to Ward McCarthy, chief financial economist at Jefferies LLC in NY.

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Kinder Morgan Canada Makes Trading Debut as Pipeline Foes Align

After a recent check, Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE: KMI)'s 14-day RSI is presently at 34.88. Callahan Advisors Limited holds 1.94% or 388,387 shares. Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share.

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Highly Traded Stock: Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ)

Eaton Vance stated it has 0% in Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE:CUZ). Want to see what other hedge funds are holding CUZ? Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Cousins Properties by 46.6% in the first quarter. The real estate investment trust reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15 by $0.13. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 121 million and lower end at 111.05 million while the year ago reported sale was 94.85 ...

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Oil is getting whacked even after OPEC agrees to extend production cuts

With prices likely to fall because of an oversupply in the market if they don't, both Russian Federation, and OPEC oil giant Saudi Arabia have spoken out in favor of an extension ahead of Thursday's meeting . OPEC has agreed to continue production cuts for a further nine months, according to reports on Thursday. "It's likely we'll be balanced earlier than later", Khalid Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia's oil minister, said at the opening session of the group's meeting in Vienna .

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Where to get free doughnuts on National Donut Day

People across the country will be consuming donuts today for National Donut Day , but here in northeast Wisconsin they'll be doing so for a good cause. Receipts printed on Friday also will feature a coupon for six free doughnuts when you purchase six. The day has been celebrated since 1938, when it was founded to honor the female Salvation Army members, called Lassies, who served doughnuts to soldiers in WWI.

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Chinas Baidu collaborates with German firms for autonomous driving

Dirk Hoheisel. Earlier on June 1, Baidu announced it has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with German automotive technology company Continental around the applications of AI in automated driving. The Chinese internet giant Baidu has signed two contracts in Germany aimed at developing autonomous driving options. Following Germany, the United States, and Japan, Bosch is now also testing automated driving in China.

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United States evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

The governors of up to 10 states and dozens of mayors publicly criticised the U.S. president's decision to pull out of the accord, which was signed by 197 countries in 2015 and has been ratified by 147. This means that the USA will leave the Paris Agreement in 2020. She refused to say . Mrs. May also defended her decision not to sign a joint statement along with French President Emmanuel Macron , German Chancellor Angela Merkel , and Italy's Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni.

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Bribery allegations mount against Brazilian president

In a plea bargain by the same man who recorded Temer , released as part of the document dump by the Supreme Tribunal Federal, the president is accused of taking $1.5 million in bribes. Janot is investigating Temer for three concrete charges: obstruction of justice, passive corruption and criminal organisation. 'There is no other way out.

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Inside the NDP-Green governing agreement

Only once in the last half-century has a political party in B.C. received more than 50 per cent of the popular vote (the Gordon Campbellled Liberal decimation of the NDP in 2001), which means the party with the most seats will nearly certainly need an ally in order to govern.

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Francesca's Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN)

For the last month, company shares are -2.34%. About 337,592 shares traded. It has outperformed by 11.16% the S&P500. Therefore 21% are positive. The stock has been recently noted -43.19% off of the 52-week high of 22.39 and +30.46% off of the 52-week low of 9.75.

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Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) Stake Lowered by Stifel Financial Corp

It has underperformed by 34.82% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.12 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.22, from 0.9 in 2016Q3. 62 funds opened positions while 185 raised stakes. ALXN's profit will be $247.27 million for 22.24 P/E if the $1.10 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.31 actual earnings per share reported by Cohu, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.68% negative EPS growth.

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Merkel - no turning back from historic Paris climate pact

On Sunday, Merkel showed the gravity of her concern about Washington's dependability under Trump when she warned at an election campaign event in a packed Bavarian beer tent, that the times when Europe could fully rely on others were "over to a certain extent".

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World forges ahead with Paris climate deal without Trump

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who met with Li on Thursday in Berlin, pledged " more decisive action than ever" to protect the climate after Mr. Trump's announcement is renewing questions about the level of Tillerson's influence on his boss' mercurial foreign policy decision-making. This weekend, Tillerson visits Australia and New Zealand.

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Peter J. Crage Sells 3000 Shares of SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (SEAS) Stock

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc has a one year low of $11.77 and a one year high of $20.13. SEAS has been the subject of several analyst reports. Carlson Capital Ltd Partnership invested in 0.06% or 267,645 shares. 11/12/2015 - SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc . was downgraded to " by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Investors who are keeping close eye on SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc .

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Chinese stocks fall to seven-month low on Moody's downgrade

It expects the country's growth to slow , while its debt rises in the coming years. The agency's decision to "mechanically downgrade" Hong Kong's local currency and foreign currency issuer ratings by one notch shortly after a similar move on China is not correct, Paul Chan said, according to the Associated Press.

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White House communications director resigns after 3 months on job

Kislyak, whose name has been embroiled in the U.S. media over his contacts with President Donald Trump's team during the 2016 presidential campaign, said Moscow had patience to wait it out. He says Trump is best served by having staff around him who know him well. Reporters later shouted questions at Spicer about the meaning of the tweet, but he did not answer.


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