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Dakota Access pipeline now in service

Protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline became an global news story previous year. Late past year, President Barack Obama refused to approve the pipeline's final connection, under the Missouri, and sent plans back to the U.S. Demonstrators lived in a camp outside the pipeline's construction site for months before the state ordered the camp be vacated in February. But President Donald Trump , fulfilling campaign promises, quickly reversed Obama's decision after taking office.

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Trudeau says Canadian was one of 7 killed in London terror attack

In a joint statement issued by Greater Manchester Police, their families wished those injured by last night's attack in London a "speed recovery". "Following updates from police and security officials, I can confirm that the awful incident in London is being treated as a potential act of terrorism", Prime Minister Theresa May said just over four days before voting is due to begin in a June 8 national election.

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London twin terror attacks: 12 arrested; terrorist's house raided

But we believe we are experiencing a new trend in the threat we face, as terrorism breeds terrorism, and perpetrators are inspired to attack not only on the basis of carefully-constructed plots after years of planning and training - and not even as lone attackers radicalised online - but by copying one another and often using the crudest of means of attack.

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American Airlines jet out of the mud at San Antonio airport

People traveling to or from San Antonio International Airport are in for some delays after a pilot veered off the runway, into mud for unknown reasons Saturday morning. The flight was headed to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. But she says the flight was diverted to San Antonio Friday because of storms in the Dallas area.

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Sterling drops after poll suggests hung UK parliament

The gap between Conservative and Labour has been narrowing in recent polls, but the ruling party remains the favourite to win the election called by May to sort out Brexit-related politics. The constituency-by-constituency estimate for The Times by YouGov indicates the Conservative Party could lose 20 seats and see its majority wiped out, while Jeremy Corbyn's Labour may gain 28 seats.

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Isco keen to sign new Real Madrid contract

It was Zidane's stunning volley against Bayer Leverkusen that won Real the 2002 title in Glasgow, while previous year, five months after replacing Rafael Benitez as coach, he breathed new life into a demotivated team and took them to the Champions League trophy.

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Kremlin says Russian Federation committed to Paris pact

Without mentioning the USA specifically, Mr Li said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment", and pointed out that it was one of the first countries to ratify the 2015 Paris Agreement. They will also "call on all parties to uphold the Paris agreement" and "to strengthen efforts over time, in accordance with the goal and provisions of the agreement".

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Trump criticises Germany's trade, spending

Some of the G7 agendas were especially tough for Merkel , among them was the rise of protectionism and the discussion about Paris agreement on climate change, which Trump refused to endorse. "Germany is a large, reliable and trustworthy partner for us", he added. Ms Merkel said she and PM Modi had discussed open markets and free and fair trade during their meeting in Berlin .

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI)

Winch Advisory Services LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Baker Hughes during the first quarter worth about $104,000. FineMark National Bank & Trust increased its stake in Baker Hughes by 116.7% in the third quarter. Brent Crude was trading down 0.91% at that time at $50.17, down $1.65 from last week's $51.82 price. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, May 4th.

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Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL) Shares Sold by ProShare Advisors LLC

It has underperformed by 37.57% the S&P500. Highland Capital Management Lp increased Huntington Bancshares Inc (HBAN) stake by 14.33% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Blackrock Investment Limited Liability has 606,383 shares. Broadview Advsrs Lc owns 830,606 shares. It also reduced Raymond James Financial Inc (NYSE:RJF) stake by 5,600 shares and now owns 8,800 shares.

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Trump criticizes London's mayor for his response to Saturday's deadly terror attack

The three London Bridge attack terrorists were killed within eight minutes of the first call to police, and the emergency services have been praised for their response to the atrocity. The Canadian government is advising citizens to be vigilant in the wake of the attack. "Police told us to get out and then there was more gunfire".

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Don't Judge Trump For Exiting Climate Accord, Says Putin

But significant new policies at the federal and state level are necessary to meet the us commitment under the Paris Agreement to lower its emissions to 26 percent to 28 percent below 2005 levels by 2025. We have made tremendous progress. "Does the president still believe global warming is a hoax? ". "Measuring with precision, from my perspective, the degree of human contribution is very challenging", Pruitt said.

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Nations, states unite behind Paris accord

President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord has the world buzzing, but mayors across the nation have vowed to address climate change without the federal government. Trump is fixated on the idea that coal mining jobs will spring from the ground after he pulls the US out of Paris deal. This means that the United States will leave the Paris Agreement in 2020.

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United Kingdom parties suspend election campaign after London attack

The commissioner said: "Our understanding is that there were three people involved in the attack". He reiterated Pakistan's stance that terrorism is a global menace and as a common challenge it needs to be tackled with collective effort and cooperation.

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Officials say Trump may not try to block Comey's testimony

The last time he testified under oath, the Federal Bureau of Investigation had to scurry to correct it. The appearance will be the first time Comey has spoken publicly since US President Donald Trump fired him last month, and it comes as the law enforcement investigation into possible co-ordination between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin during last year's election is heating up.

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Adani strikes deal on royalties payments with Queensland government

The royalties arrangment will ensure the project is back on track to generate 10,000 direct and indirect jobs in Queensland. Adani said this week its board had deferred a final investment decision that had been expected by the end of May because the government had yet to sign off on a royalty regime.

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Van Mows Down Pedestrians on London Bridge, Stabbings Reported Nearby

The president notes the attackers used a van to slam into pedestrians and then assaulted people with knives. Renan Marquese, a sous-chef at a tapas restaurant, said he was working when he heard chaotic sounds outside the restaurant. Speaking outside Downing Street, Mrs May said that although there was no direct link between the three incidents, "terrorism breeds terrorism". People were warned to avoid the area while emergency vehicles attended to the incidents which police described as ...

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Pelosi takes issue with Nunes' involvement with Russian Federation probe

The House panel pursuing its own investigation of the Trump campaign and possible Russian Federation ties has also sought information from Comey, asking the FBI to turn over documents related to his interactions with both the White House and the Justice Department.

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NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Stake Increased by South State Corp

Southern Co (NYSE:SO) has risen 2.49% since June 2, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.72% the S&P500. Oz Management Lp increased Nxp Semiconductors N V ( NXPI ) stake by 1124.74% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. 10/28/2016 - NXP Semiconductors N.V. was downgraded to "market perform" by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. The company is expected to issue its next earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th.

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German FM plays down spat with US

According to The Guardian, Trump's visist has left the continent's leaders aghast, but at the same time it has had one unexpected positive outcome. As has been his approach throughout his short political career, the president seized upon the occasion to pressure partners on his "America First" designs, ruffling the feathers of some major allies.

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Texas opens Long Beach Regional with 3-2 win over UCLA

It was nearly enough because UCLA had just as much difficulty with SDSU left-handers Dominic Purpura and Marcus Reyes, who checked Bruins batters on one run and four hits through seven innings. Texas put two runners on with no outs to lead off the 12th inning. After Strumpf walked, Stronach singled up the middle, scoring Toglia and making the score 3-2.

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The J Sainsbury plc (SBRY) Insider Jean Tomlin Purchases 3100 Shares

It is down 39.94% since May 31, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.47% the S&P500. Therefore 86% are positive. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reissued a "sell" rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, May 24th.

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Mattis presses Beijing over N. Korea, South China Sea

Observers say that while terrorism is likely to be uppermost in the participants' minds given the recent deadly bombings in Manchester, Jakarta, Baghdad and Kabul, the most pressing issue facing Australia and the United States is North Korea's ballistic missile tests.

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Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.15 EPS

They now have a United States dollars 7 price target on the stock. Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: MACK ) has declined 44.78% since May 30, 2016 and is downtrending. Indus Capital Partners LLC now owns 1,050,000 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $4,284,000 after buying an additional 550,000 shares in the last quarter.

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Dollar Tree Inc (NASDAQ:DLTR) Institutional Investor Sentiment

Morgan Stanley sold 29,036 shares as Health Ins Innovations Inc (HIIQ)'s stock rose 14.56%. Hsbc Public Limited holds 227,622 shares. Euronet Worldwide Inc now has $4.68B valuation. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. The hedge funds in our partner's database now have: 217.48 million shares, down from 218.99 million shares in 2016Q3.

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Greensboro mayor joins environmental effort with other USA city leaders

He said the deal would have cost taxpayers billions of dollars. But what some say makes the agreement fairly innovative and flexible is that it employs voluntary commitments set by each country, which are not legally-binding. That means the US would remain in the agreement, at least formally, for another three-and-a-half years, ensuring the issue remains alive in the next presidential election.

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UK PM May's Lead Over Labour Nearly Halves to 8 Points

British Prime Minister Theresa May and her conservatives could lose their majority in parliament , according to a YouGov prediction one week before the general election . The FTSE 100 Index jumped 0.7 percent to an all-time high after a Panelbase poll conducted May 19-23 showed the Tories getting 48 percent of the vote and the Labour Party winning 33 percent.

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Mayors Want to Take Lead on Climate After Trump's Paris Announcement

The move comes a day after Republican President Donald Trump announced he is withdrawing the United States from the agreement, a pact involving almost 200 nations aimed at slowing the warming of the planet. "The gravity of this subject is well documented and everyone knows the considerable efforts we have to deliver to be up to this major challenge, and yet, the president of the United States has consciously made a decision to pull out of the deal".

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Witnesses recount London terror that leaves six dead

At least six were killed when a van swerved off the road and hit the pedestrians on London Bridge early Sunday, Philippine time. In the final tweet in his morning series, Trump noted that the London attackers used a van to slam into pedestrians and then assaulted people with knives.

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Investors Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Sibanye Gold (SBGL)

The stock appeared -67.01% below its 52-week highs and is down -21.16% for the last five trades. The stock now has Weekly Volatility of 6.00% and Monthly Volatility of 4.73%. So when the price drops below that moving average it signals a potential reversal based on that MA. 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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May Jobs Report Disappoints Despite 16-Year Unemployment Low

The 138,000 jobs we added in May only brought our three-month average up to 121,000, which, as you can see in the dotted line below, is the worst it's been in five years. The Atlanta Fed is forecasting GDP increasing at a 3.4 percent pace in the second quarter. But persistently sluggish wage growth could cast a shadow on further monetary policy tightening.

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'Donald Trump's climate claims on China, India false'

Trump is making a mistake that will have grave repercussions for his own country, and for the world. If Trump wants to talk about the impact of the Paris deal on jobs, he shouldn't be talking about coal mines. Hollywood Mayor Josh Levy says his city also will continue to address climate change, including the problem of rising sea levels. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his "climate change" minister Catherine McKenna are both "disappointed" over President Donald Trump's ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo feels youthful after latest Champions League triumph

Italy great Buffon, 39, has now lost in three Champions League finals, after previous disappointments in 2003 and 2015, while Juve have lost in their last five European Cup finals, taking their tally of runner-up finishes to seven. Zidane had said in recent weeks that he was not sure he would continue next season, but he was happy to say he plans on continuing on the job and would soon start planning for next the upcoming campaign.

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The CBO Score Is Not a Political Document

Using the CBO analysis , CAP estimates that, by 2026, about 53,000 fewer people on average will have coverage in each congressional district. The agency estimated that about one-sixth of the US population - more than 50 million people - live in states that would make substantial changes under the waivers.

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Unemployment at 16-Year Low in May Jobs Report

Another key factor in determining the health of the job market is the labor participation rate. Since January, the unemployment rate has declined by 0.5 percentage point, and the number of unemployed has decreased by 774,000. Economists had forecast payrolls increasing 185,000 last month and the unemployment rate holding steady at 4.4 percent. The government also revised down Friday its estimate of job growth in March and April by a combined 66,000.


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