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Walters slams NSW for pressuring referees

It's the key to the Maroons winning 10 of the past 11 Origin series. The Queensland Maroons will take on the NSW Blues at 10pm tomorrow. Walters wielded the axe after Queensland's 28-4 loss to the Blues in last month's series-opener but McGuire said there had been little change to the demeanour of the "cool cucumber" known affectionately as "Kevvie".

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Gulf system upgraded to Tropical Storm Cindy

Bands of heavy rain are coming through as far east as the Florida Panhandle. Cindy is expected to produce 6 to 9 inches (15 to 23 cm) of rain with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches (30 cm) over southeastern Louisiana , southern MS, southern Alabama, and the Florida Panhandle through Thursday, the NHC said.

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South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

The Kori-1, South Korea's first and oldest commercial reactor that went into operation in 1978, was shut down as of midnight on that day. South Korea now operates 25 nuclear reactors, which generate about 30 percent of the country's power supply.

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The official Brexit negotiations have begun

A year after Britons shocked the continent by voting on June 23 to cut loose from their main export market, new debate within Prime Minister Theresa May's Cabinet on precisely what kind of trading relationship to pursue has perplexed European Union leaders, who warn time is tight to agree terms before Britain leaves in 2019.

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Oil set for longest run of weekly losses since 2015 amid glut

Brent crude was $48.27 per barrel last week, down $1.85, or 3.7 per cent, from its $50 per barrel price. Parties to an agreement led by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries to balance the market through managed production declines chose to extend the arrangement by three months into early 2018.

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Reds' Gennett homers four times, drives in 10 runs against Cardinals

Louis Cardinals . "I used to call him Ry-Ry, and he would say 'I'm not Ry-Ry, I'm Scooter.' From that point on - relatives, everybody - he would correct and say 'My name is Scooter.' And it just kind of stuck". But the next two batters in the sixth went in order. He allowed three runs and five hits with three walks in his second start since coming off the disabled list.

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Trump offers to help resolve Gulf crisis, UAE tightens squeeze on Qatar

One U.S. official said that while Qatar needs to do more to combat terrorist financing, it was inaccurate to single out that Gulf nation. Kadir Has University professor Serhat Guvenc says Qatar will suffer badly if the crisis is not solved in a short time, and if the crisis continues this will impact Turkey adversely due to its support of Qatar.

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This Lucky Charms Milkshake Is The Perfect Fix For Your Nostalgia Cravings

Instead of nostalgic bliss, we got a sad looking vanilla shake with barely any marshmallows and definitely not enough rainbow coloring to impress our Instagram followers. It totals in at 740 calories and 17 grams of fat. The drinks are then topped with a delectable-sounding layer of whipped cream and finished off with either Lucky Charms marshmallows or colorful Froot Loops bits, depending on which one you ordered.

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Trump Condemns 'Brutal' North Korean Regime After Death Of Student

Mr Warmbier died in OH on Monday, days after being released by North Korea. That's what leftist media bleated a year ago when Warmbier was arrested for taking a poster from a hotel in Pyongyang. "It's unsafe", Corker said, adding that the "trumped up charges" like those Warmbier was accused of "can continue to happen". "When Otto returned to Cincinnati late on June 13th he was unable to speak, unable to see and unable to react to verbal commands".

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CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan Fast Ends After Situation In Mandsaur Improves

Union Ministers Thaawarchand Gehlot and Narendra Tomar and BJP vice-president Kailash Vijayvargiya - they are from Madhya Pradesh - were present when Chouhan ended his fast at the instance of former Chief Minister and party veteran Kailash Joshi.

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Do you have confidence in the economy?

Federal Reserve policymakers have raised their target for the benchmark federal funds interest rate by a quarter-point, to a range of 1 percent to 1.25 percent. Oil prices fell to a seven-month low overnight due to a build in US gasoline stocks. The WSJ Dollar Index was recently up 0.6% at 88.63, making dollar-denominated metals more expensive to other currency holders.

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Reed Supports Rollback of Dodd-Frank Banking Regulations

On Thursday, while the country (and the world) watched ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey call President Donald Trump a liar with whom he did not want to be left alone, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives quietly rolled back financial regulations meant to prevent a repeat of the 2008 financial crash which led to the Great Recession .

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The Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) Shares Sold by Essex Financial Services Inc

It is down 23.46% since June 20, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 19.22% the S&P500. Adams Asset Advisors Llc bought 497,314 shares as the company's stock declined 8.50% while stock markets rallied. Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio . Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -16.70%. Therefore 25% are positive.

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Brexit talks begin in Brussels

We agreed that we stand a much greater chance of success if our teams work together as that's been demonstrated today", said Davis, as reported by the Department for Exiting the EU. A detailed paper will then be published on Monday, Mr Davis confirmed. The Brexit Secretary is meeting members of Spain's government as part of his effort to build bridges across the continent.

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JC Penney Company Inc. Holding Company

Numeric Investors LLC now owns 131,500 shares of the department store operator's stock valued at $1,093,000 after buying an additional 116,800 shares during the last quarter. During the same period a year ago, the firm earned ($0.22) earnings per share. If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, JCP earned gross profit of 4.26 Billion, in 2015 4.55 Billion gross profit, while in 2016 J.

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A Deep Dive into Samson Oil and Gas Ltd (SSN) — Trading Focus

The company has market cap of $1.01 billion. Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN) last session's volume of 0.74 million shares was lower than its average volume of 0.97 million shares. OLD Mutual Customised Solutions Proprietary Ltd. boosted its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation by 83.8% in the first quarter. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.69 in 2016 Q4.

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Honda Motor Company, Ltd. (NYSE:HMC) Reviewed By Analysts

Neratinib is a potent irreversible tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) that blocks signal transduction through the epidermal growth factor receptors (EGFRs), HER1, HER2 and HER4. As per Friday, April 29, the company rating was maintained by UBS. The rating was initiated by Seaport Global with "Buy" on Tuesday, August 9. They expect $0.44 EPS, down 15.38% or $0.08 from last year's $0.52 per share.

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Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (ADMP) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

ADMP has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. The correct version of this story can be accessed at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/06/20/adamis-pharmaceuticals-corporation-admp-stock-rating-upgraded-by-valuengine.html.

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Hike launches wallet, UPI payment

Hike will not only include a mobile wallet on its platform but will also integrate with the National Payments Corporation of India's UPI platform to allow in-app transfers between two bank accounts. A nifty addition to Hike 5.0 is the all new "Magic Selfie" feature. "No doubt payments have to be ubiquitous, so within four to five years, we will very likely have ticket bookings etc, not sure whether we will have it in 2017", Mittal said, adding that over time the app will have more ...

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Air traffic privatization plan hits turbulence in Congress

HAI respectfully disagrees with President Trump's description regarding the available technology within the current system. The heart of the proposal would turn over air traffic control to a "self financing" non profit organization that will not require taxpayer money according to President Trump.

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Notable Stock Analysts Ratings AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

The stock decreased 1.03% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $20.16. Fmr Ltd Liability reported 4.84M shares stake. The price index of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) for last month was 1.00842. Mechel PAO has higher revenue, but lower earnings than United States Steel Corporation . Morgan Stanley reissued a buy rating and set a $34.00 price objective (down from $48.00) on shares of United States Steel Corporation in a research note on Monday, May 1st.

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Apple seeks to void patent claims, fees in Qualcomm dispute

Apple is digging in for its legal battle against Qualcomm. Qualcomm should either be allowed to charge for a patent license or a chip, but not both, Apple contended. Apple's new filing claims Qualcomm doesn't have the right to benefit from both the sale of the chip and the use of the chip, citing the recent Supreme Court decision ruling Lexmark can't prohibit another company from reselling its used ink cartridges.

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Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) EPS Estimated At $3.10

The stock increased 0.22% or $0.63 on June 15, reaching $280.93. About 108 shares traded. Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT)'s EPS growth this year is 24.70% and the trailing 12-month EPS is $12.46. As per Monday, April 18, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. Jefferies downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Wednesday, October 19 report.

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7 still hospitalized after London mosque attack

Describing the attack, Mr Mahmoud said he saw a crowd of people helping a man who had collapsed on the street. "He's got problems, but he's also got a wife and four kids, and we can't talk to his partner Sarah, she's somewhere safe", she said.

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EPS for Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (TSM) Expected At $0.43

Analysts anticipate that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. will post $2.19 earnings per share for the current year. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. While there are a number of profitability ratios that measure a company's ability to generate profit from the sales or services it provides, one of the most important is the net profit margin.

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Uber's Senior VP Exits Company

Uber's board of directors met yesterday to hear general allegations about the corporate culture. "The recommendations will be released to the employees on Tuesday", it is not clear exactly what these recommendations are. Emil Michael was a senior vice president for Uber. A source familiar with move confirmed to The Hill on Monday that Michael is no longer with Uber.

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Oil prices hit seven-month lows Tuesday on global oversupply

Crude oil started the week with a loss, which may be extended today as USA shale drillers continue to add rigs, and Libya and Nigeria ramp up production, undermining their fellow OPEC members' efforts to reduce output and support prices.

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Amazon may replace a whole lot of Whole Foods cashiers with robots

Amazon has not been able to penetrate the grocery market in a meaningful way yet, as many consumers still prefer to pick up groceries themselves. The web was awash with " Whole Foods sure is expensive!" jokes, and many speculated that Bezos had, in fact, purchased it accidentally on Alexa.

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The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) Stake Decreased by Bahl & Gaynor Inc

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. increased its position in The Travelers Companies by 0.6% in the first quarter. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright law.

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Ireland's new gay prime minister pressed the DUP on marriage equality

It is feared their heightened influence could jeopardise the Belfast Agreement, aka the Good Friday Agreement. Mr Varadkar said he was reassured by the Prime Minister's commitment to make public the terms of any agreement. The move will see the former arts ministry ceding responsibility for rural and regional affairs to a new department, with the government's new chief whip, Joe McHugh, being tasked with overseeing the Department of Culture's remit to support and develop the Irish language.

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UK to give new ruling on Fox-Sky takeover by June 29

In December the United States movie and TV giant, which owns 39% of Sky , announced its ambition to buy the rest of the pay-TV giant and fold it into its own operations. Mrs Bradley will now decide whether or not to refer the proposed takeover for a more in-depth "phase 2" investigation by the CMA. Rupert Murdoch will find out next week if his bid to take full control of Sky could face a full-blown competition probe after Ofcom submitted its public interest report to the Government on ...

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Brokerages Set BBA Aviation plc (BBA) Target Price at $303.00

The company was initiated on Tuesday, September 22 by UBS. The stock of Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE:SNA) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 20 by Zacks. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Market Perform" rating in Tuesday, November 24 report. The stock of Keller Group plc (LON:KLR) earned "Hold" rating by Berenberg on Thursday, February 9.

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Student imprisoned in North Korea in "a state of unresponsive wakefulness"

Warmbier's future care and treatment will be kept confidential out of respect for the family, Kanter said. At the request of the family, doctors would not publicly discuss Warmbier's prognosis or chances of recovery. There's no evidence of how Wambier was injured, but the brain damage looks like what happens when someone's heart stops for a long period of time , doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center said.

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Bengal CID arrests ex-Calcutta HC judge Karnan from Coimbatore

The lawyers had taken the ground in the application that Justice Karnan would be unable to exercise any remedy if he is arrested. Retired judge C S Karnan is expected to be brought to Chennai on Wednesday after which he will be taken to Kolkata .

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Amazon strikes again; the dressing room in your house

On Tuesday, Amazon introduced Prime Wardrobe , a new service that lets Prime members try on clothing and accessories before buying them. "Shipments arrive in a resealable box with a pre-paid label for returns", the story reports. Amazon has made a big push to expand its offerings under private labels like Lark & Ro created to be as stylish as recognizable national brands. Prime Wardrobe will be tested in beta for now, but customers can sign up to find out when all Prime members will ...


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