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Turkish FM to visit Qatar on wednesday

The ministry said Qatar had been an "impartial diplomatic mediator" in the dispute between Djibouti and Eritrea, which led to armed clashes in 2010. He wrote in an Op-Ed piece in The Wall Street Journal saying the recent decision by four countries to cut diplomatic relations with Doha was an expression of a collective frustration with Qatar's policies.

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Verizon takes over Yahoo to complete $4.5 billion deal

Given the changes to Marissa Mayer's role as Yahoo chief executive, she has chosen to resign. Verizon and Oath confirmed Mayer's departure in the last paragraph of Tuesday's press release about the deal, ending with: " Verizon wishes Mayer well in her future endeavors".

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Here's What Sasha Obama Wore On Her Birthday

Over the weekend, Sasha turned 16 years old and photos from her Sweet 16 party emerged on Twitter and Instagram . The bombshell: "Sasha" isn't her legal first name, but rather her nickname. Looking every inch the handsome young woman she is, Sasha celebrated turning the big 1-6 alongside her family and close friends. 'I can't believe Obama was in office for 8 years and I'm just now finding out Sasha Obama's real name is Natasha , ' wrote one user, while another posted, 'My entire ...

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Sensex, Nifty end in green; public sector banks help market rally

Investors around the globe will be watching the outcome of the US Federal Reserve's two-day rate-setting meeting, which will be announced later tonight. The Sensex washed out initial gains and the NSE dropped below 9,600 in the late morning trade today on account of selling pressure, mainly in the metal counter.

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Residents being evacuated from burning building

People inside the building were seen flashing torches or mobile phones to attract help and a witness described seeing at least one person falling from an upper floor. It was not yet possible to confirm the cause of the fire, which spread throughout the building from lower floors, Cotton said. "It's unbearable hearing someone screaming for their lives at #grenfelltower ".

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Shekel resumes gains ahead of United States rate call

The reaction was tepid, with Shanghai stocks easing 0.7 percent. One reason: With unemployment so low, "the U.S.is running out of people to hire", says Eric Lascelles, chief economist at RBC Global Asset Management. Capita CPI.L led the gains after offering a reassuring outlook. On Wednesday, the dollar index barely budged as slightly firmer moves against the euro and yen were offset by losses against the commodity bloc of currencies, such as the Australian and Canadian dollars.

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New Analyst Ratings For Cranswick (LON:CWK)

Whitbread plc ( LON WTB ) traded up 0.73% on Thursday, hitting GBX 3989.00. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company acquired 67,243 shares as Owens (OI)'s stock rose 11.55%. Among 12 analysts covering Children's Place ( NASDAQ:PLCE ), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. The stock now has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 704.31 ($9.10).

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Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) Shares Bought by KCG Holdings Inc

On average, analysts anticipate that Barrick Gold Corp will post $0.73 EPS for the current fiscal year. Zweig holds 1.01% or 515,530 shares. Zacks Investment Research's EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of research analysts that cover Barrick Gold Corp.

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Utah national monument recommendation spurs action

Zinke added, "Co-management will be absolutely key going forward and I recommend that the monument, and especially the areas of significant cultural interest, be co-managed by the Tribal nations". Sen. Orrin Hatch, a Utah Republican, said Monday he was "encouraged" by Zinke's report and heralded the secretary's "thoughtful and inclusive" review.

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Why iOS 11 will keep developers busy

More horribly, if an app isn't updated for 64-bit iOS devices, then you'll be encountering some trouble with them when you install or restore them to your device. Categories are now on dedicated turfs, and browsing through apps has been made more interactive. Second, Apple is taking a 30% cut of this fraudulent enterprise.

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Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) Broker Roundup

It has outperformed by 2.75% the S&P500. Aviva plc (LON:AV)'s stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Deutsche Bank AG in a research note issued on Monday, May 22nd. It has a 11.51 P/E ratio. The Firm is also the operator of an animal veterinary business and pet grooming salons and the multi-channel equestrian retailer, Ride-away.

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One feared dead after fire engulfs 27-storey tower in West London

At least 200 firefighters and 40 engines are still on the scene of the huge fire trying to douse it. The London mayor declared a "major incident" after the blaze tore through Grenfell Tower in North Kensington at about 1 a.m local time.

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A professor ate an actual book on TV for a insane reason

Tom Watson, the party's deputy leader, was cheered when he said that former SNP leader Alex Salmond's defeat in Banff was the "Portillio moment of the night", referring to former Tory defence minister Michael Portillo's defeat by a relatively unknown Labour candidate Stephen Twigg in the 1997 election .

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FDA delays rule requiring new nutrition facts panel on food

But several industry groups asked for more time. Issues included, among other things, "the need for upgrades to labeling software, getting nutrition information from suppliers, the number of products that would need new labels, and a limited time for the reformulation of products", said FDA spokesperson Deborah Kotz.

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5 key takeaways from Attorney General Jeff Sessions's testimony

On Jan. 10, Sessions asserted during his confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russian officials during the presidential race. Sessions also denied the notion that concerns about Trump's behavior caused him to linger after a meeting when Trump asked for everyone but Comey to leave the room.

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Jeff Sessions's testimony raises more questions than it answers

Sessions's testimony, though, failed to put to rest any doubts Senate investigators, or the public, have about numerous matters relating to his recusal, and whether he is adhering to it. Can't see video below? Sessions was confronted during the hearing when he refused to answer questions about conversations that he had with President Trump.

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GE CEO Immelt stepping down, Flannery to take over role

GE also said that Jeff Bornstein, its chief financial officer, would be promoted to vice chairman. Mr Immelt won widespread praise in 2015 for a plan to sell the bulk of the volatile GE Capital business and closing the Alstom deal amid heavy political pressure in France.

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'An Appalling And Detestable Lie': 5 Highlights From Sessions' Senate Testimony

Sessions denied any collusion with Russian to meddle in the US presidential election, saying the accusations are "scurrilous", "appalling", "detestable". A friend of Trump's said Monday that the President was considering taking just such a step. Sessions responded: "I am not stonewalling". He later amended the record by revealing he had met with the Russian ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak , twice over the course of the 2016 campaign.

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Highlights from testimony of Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders spoke with reporters not long after the hearing and said the president was able to watch parts of it. In his opening remarks, the attorney general addressed media reports that he had had several undisclosed contacts with Russian officials while working as a Trump campaign surrogate during the presidential race.

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It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

Sessions had planned to appear before the Senate and House Appropriations Subcommittees, but the deputy attorney general will take his place, the letter said. "[Sessions] had already recused himself and then, suddenly, he's the one apparently recommending to the president that Comey be fired and the president has ...

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European Union mobile roaming fees 'may still catch you out'

Which countries are included in the ban? However, consumers are being warned to keep track of their tariffs to avoid unexpected costs. Travellers need to be careful about using their phones in some non-EU countries such as Switzerland and Andorra, as well as the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, which are not formally part of the EU or even the European Economic Area (EEA).

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What Do Analysts Say About ON Semiconductor Corp. (ON)

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.22 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.94, from 1.29 in 2016Q3. "Raises Stake in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY )" was first posted by Transcript Daily and is the sole property of of Transcript Daily. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, September 20. (NYSE:FL) rating on Friday, August 12. Barclays Capital maintained it with "Overweight" rating and $150 target in Thursday, October 6 report.

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Crude Slips Again After Shock Rise in US Inventories

US stocks of crude oil and gasoline surprisingly rose last week as refinery runs declined and exports fell, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) said June 7. The concern is that that spat will lead the OPEC members to disregard their production-cutting agreement. Worldwide factors include the fact that South Africa imports both crude oil and finished products at a price set at the Global level, including shipping costs.

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London fire: Blaze engulfs apartment block in West London

Police said two people were being treated for smoke inhalation. The fire involved almost every floor of the 24-story building. London mayor Sadiq Khan tweeted: "Major incident declared at Grenfell Tower in Kensington" and urged people to follow London Fire Brigade on Twitter.

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Vijay Mallya hits out at Indian media over 'hate campaign' against him

However, during the proceedings Chief Magistrate Emma Louise Arbuthnot had taken a dig at Indian authorities over the delay in submitting proof in this high profile case. Mallya had recently been booed by Indian fans who had turned up to watch a match featuring the Indian cricket team in the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy.

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North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

A hospital spokeswoman says Warmbier's family is expected to hold a news conference Thursday morning at Wyoming High School. The US government has refused to comment on Otto's condition out of respect for his family. It said its special envoy on North Korean policy met with North Korean foreign ministry representatives in Norway last month. Former NBA star Dennis Rodman will visit North Korea.

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Global Oil Glut Won't Subside in 2017, Says IEA

Oil prices settled higher on Tuesday after OPEC detailed supply cuts around the world, but the cartel also said overall production rose in May, and crude stayed well below $50 a barrel despite the modest recovery. But in what would presumably be a positive development for OPEC, a Reuters analysis of hedging disclosures by the 30 largest US shale companies shows that most stayed on the sidelines in the first three months of this year, compared to a year ago when they rushed to lock in ...

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Macron says 'door always open' for UK to stay in EU

The leaders of France and Britain Tuesday announced an anti-terror action plan to crack down on radicalization through social media. France and the United Kingdom will work with tech companies them to develop tools to identify and remove harmful material automatically, and push for them to urgently establish the industry-led forum agreed on at the Group of Seven (G7) summit.

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Anbang Insurance Group chairman steps aside, purportedly detained

The Chinese language magazine Caijing reported earlier Tuesday authorities had taken Wu away for investigation, reporting the China Insurance Regulatory Commission had met with the company's executives Saturday and informed them Wu had been taken away, the Morning Post reported.

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AG Healey among those suing President Trump for federal law violation

That means the standards are not legally enforceable. The rules, if implemented, would reduce planet-heating carbon dioxide emissions by more than 26 million metric tons per year - the equivalent of taking almost 5.5 million cars off the road - and would save U.S.

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Jeff Sessions, Ron Wyden tussle over James Comey's testimony

And he can expect questions about his involvement in Comey's May 9 firing , the circumstances surrounding his decision to recuse himself from the FBI's investigation, and whether any of his actions - such as interviewing candidates for the FBI director position or meeting with Trump about Comey - violated his recusal pledge.

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Network Ten goes into voluntary administration

Ten has been slugged in recent years by falling advertising revenues, with its share price collapsing from $20 10 years ago to 16c when trading in its shares was suspended from the ASX on Tuesday. Mr Gordon, who owns the WIN TV network, is the largest shareholder in Ten via the 15 per cent of the company he owns via his investment vehicle Birketu.

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George Osborne: Theresa May is a 'dead woman walking'

Former cabinet minister Nicky Morgan, who was also sacked by Mrs May, predicted that there could be a leadership challenge over the summer. Mr Osborne also said the chances of Britain crashing out of the European Union without any sort of deal would be scuppered by going into government with the DUP.

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Jeff Sessions knows 'nothing' about Russian hacking

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he recused himself from the investigation into Trump campaign ties to Russian Federation because he was involved in the campaign. Sessions said he would "have to let [Trump's] words speak for themselves" and that he was "not sure what was in [Trump's] mind explicitly". Warner urged Jeff Sessions to turn over to the committee any documents and information about Justice Department procedures that Sessions could share, noting they could help "shed ...

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Dodd-Frank Act overhaul necessary to help boost economy

Senate Democrats' say they have little interest in reforming Wall Street regulations that aim to keep the country's financial system safe, and Republicans are bogged down with healthcare and tax policy, which may slow progress, Bloomberg reports .


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