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Iraq PM: Mosul liberation to be announced in few days

The ancient minaret known as "Al-Hadba" (Hunchback) lies next to the Nuri mosque and was the most loved and recognisable landmark in Mosul , sometimes referred to as Iraq's Tower of Pisa. Members of the Islamic State ( ISIS ) have reportedly destroyed the Great Mosque of al-Nuri, a medieval Islamic religious institution in Mosul .

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Senate Health Care Bill Shows GOP Has Learned Nothing

One group of senators says the plan doesn't go far enough in being fiscally conservative . Collins called the Medicaid piece "the most significant budget move for counties ever" and said that it would fix and stabilize county finances for the next 50 years.

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House votes to undo key parts of Dodd-Frank financial reform law

The almost 600-page bill passed with a party-line vote of 233 to 186. It was authored by House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling , R-Texas, and gives banks a choice between complying with Dodd-Frank or holding onto more capital.

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Arab States Send Qatar 13 Demands to End Crisis, Official Says

Qatar has 10 days to comply with all demands , which include paying an unspecified sum in compensation , failing which the list becomes "void", the official said without elaborating. "We are mystified", Nauert said, adding that "at this point we are left with one simple question: Were the actions really about the concerns regarding Qatar's alleged support for terrorism or were they about the long-simmering grievances between and among the GCC countries?" - Cut ties to terrorist ...

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The Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) Shares Sold by M&T Bank Corp

Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. It has outperformed by 16.21% the S&P500. Aqr Capital Management Llc decreased Visteon Corp (VC) stake by 0.67% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (NASDAQ:PTEN) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 5 by Nomura. The company was maintained on Friday, July 24 by Cowen & Co. ETRADE Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Patterson-UTI Energy during the third quarter worth about $200,000.

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The Guardian view on Saudi Arabia's crown prince

Prince bin Salman is also fronting Vision 2030 , he plans to diversify the economy away from its dependency on oil, and there must be a new motion with the change in the leadership, she noted. But after promoting his own son to deputize the crown prince, and now the crown, Saudi Arabia's king seem to have changed the narrative and cut off other family branches from the throne.

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Armed men storm Philippine village, take hostages

A Philippine Marine aims his assault rifle he and other Marines advance toward militant positions in Marawi on May 30, 2017. Gen. Eduardo Ano told The Associated Press that Malaysian Mahmud bin Ahmad reportedly channeled more than $600,000 from the IS group to acquire firearms, food and other supplies for the attack in Marawi.

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Sears closes another 20 stores

Sears Canada plans to close 59 stores and cut approximately 2,900 jobs under a court-supervised restructuring. Sears Holdings Corp . is closing 20 more stores, including a Sears in Chicago's Galewood neighborhood, in mid-September. Headquartered in Toronto, Sears Canada operates 225 stores in all, including 95 department stores, 65 Sears Hometown stores and 23 Sears Home stores.

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Wall St opens little changed as oil edges up

Analysts are expecting a 1.2 million-barrel decline. Republicans were due to release details of a bill aimed at overhauling USA healthcare law on Thursday and a vote could come as soon as next week, several senators told Reuters . According to JBS Energy, 300,000 barrels a day of production were shut in. " He waved away the recent price drop, dismissing the importance of such short-term movements in the market ".

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OppenheimerFunds Inc. Sells 342510 Shares of Acadia Realty Trust (AKR)

Mackie Lindsey bought $10,717 worth of stock. In related news, insider John M. Bryant, Jr. sold 20,385 shares of Healthcare Realty Trust stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 10th. Vornado Realty Trust has had earnings per share growth of 12.30% over the past five years. Spirit Of America Management New York reported 0.27% of its portfolio in QTS Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:QTS).

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I don't have tapes of James Comey

In a tweet on Thursday , Trump said he had "no idea" if there were tapes and that he did not record the conversations. Meanwhile, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich speculated that President Trump may not have taped the conversations he had with Mr Comey.

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Schlumberger NV (SLB) Shares Sold by Everett Harris & Co. CA

Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE: SLB ) has declined 3.30% since June 21, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months positive chart setup for the $91.48 billion company. Jefferies maintained it with "Hold" rating and $85 target in Monday, July 11 report. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, June 21 by Barclays Capital.

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Carnival Corp (CCL) Posts Q2 Earnings Beat, Solid Q3 Outlook

The firm bought 4,373 shares of the company's stock , valued at approximately $258,000. The Price Index 12m for Carnival Corporation (NYSE: CCL ) is 1.41036. KRUSE STEIN sold $3.16M worth of stock or 60,664 shares. Alphabet Inc was raised too. Carnival Corporation is a leisure travel company. The Price to Book ratio for Carnival Corporation NYSE: CCL is 2.093837.

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Analysts See $0.65 EPS for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

Telsey Advisory Group lowered their price target on Bed Bath & Beyond from $42.00 to $41.00 and set a market perform rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, April 6th. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink . In related news, CEO Steven H. Temares sold 200,000 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond stock in a transaction dated Friday, April 21st.

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The Investors Buy High Volume of Call Options on Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Dynamic Advisors Solutions Llc increased Cf Inds Hldgs Inc (CF) stake by 81.72% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. OMC's SI was 19.32 million shares in June as released by FINRA. As per Tuesday, November 29, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, December 1 by Barclays Capital.

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Office Depot Inc (ODP)'s Trend Up, Especially After Today's Strong Session

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Office Depot, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of -3.92%, where Monthly Performance is 6.31%, Quarterly performance is 22.22%, 6 Months performance is 10.22% and yearly performance percentage is 56.23%.

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Receives $87.76 Average PT from Analysts

Turning to Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ), its shares were trading at $81.08 a retreat of $-0.36, on the trading floor. The growth for the next year comes down to 16.91%, and its growth for the last five years shows at -25.90%. Corda Inv Management Ltd Llc invested in 61,296 shares. Heartland Advsrs holds 182,915 shares. Cornerstone Advsr holds 119,936 shares. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 93.50%.

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Spieth storms into early lead at PGA Travelers Championship

Combining that model of player with recent form and rolling stats, we have a strong list of contenders this week. The 2017 Travelers Championship tees off tomorrow morning. With all of this in mind, let's dive into the picks for the Travelers Championship , which tees off on Thursday, June 22. TPC River Highlands, a par-70 layout measuring 6,841 yards, is one of the toughest little courses on the PGA TOUR .

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Outstanding Analyst Ratings For Shire Plc (LON:SHP)

PRIORITY AVIATION (OTCMKTS:PJET) had an increase of 122.01% in short interest. In other Centrica PLC news, insider Stephen Pusey bought 1,083 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 24th. In a research note shared with investors and clients on Tuesday, 13 June, Tate Lyle PLC (LON:TATE) stock had its Reduce Rating reaffirmed by professional analysts at Kepler Cheuvreux.

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Asian shares flat as weak oil prices weigh on investors

The S&P 500 lost 0.1 percent and the Dow fell 0.3 percent. Technology companies are expected to report some of the strongest earnings growth for the April-through-June quarter, one of the reasons their stocks have been helping to lead the market this year.

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Global Level Shifter Market Research Report 2017

For comprehensive understanding of market dynamics, the global Needle Roller Bearings market is analyzed across key geographies namely: North America, China, Europe, Southeast Asia, Japan, India. The total market is further divided by company, by country , and by application/type for the competitive landscape analysis. All estimates and forecasts in the Monitoring Equipment market study have been verified by the exhaustive primary research with the KIPs (key industry participants), which ...

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Parliament to oppose protector's Reserve Bank bid

It's a call which has been met with fierce criticism. The Public Protector's remedial action essentially instructs a committee of Parliament to start a legislative process‚ prescribes to the institution on the policy that will inform the bill‚ the wording of the amendment of the Constitution's section 224 and directs what constitutional provisions must inform the legislative process of the bill.

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Mourinho denies £2.9m Spanish tax fraud claim

The current Manchester United manager left Spain in 2013 to rejoin Chelsea. The state prosecutor's office in Madrid has intensified its pursuit of alleged tax fraud in football. In European competition, he has led Porto to UEFA Cup victory in 2003 and a Champions League triumph in 2004, and also won the Champions League with Inter Milan in 2010.

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Ireland's Leo Varadkar takes office as new prime minister

To those who did not, I hope I can gain your trust and confidence in the years ahead". "If we want to inspire somebody to believe in your vision, you have to appeal to their heart as well as their head. Mr Adams warned that Mr Varadkar had in the past mistakenly engaged in abuse and invective during Dail exchanges. It would seem that our new Taoiseach is slowly edging his way towards the will of the people on this issue.

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Hain Celestial says it won't restate earnings following accounting audit

The high end target price has shares touching $50 and the low end target estimate has the stock moving to $33 within the year. Accordingly, results from 2012-2015 were revised. Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 106 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. Finally, BlackRock Group LTD boosted its position in The Hain Celestial Group by 15.5% in the third quarter.

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Trump on Jeh Johnson testimony

Maryland's machines were not tampered with but officials say they did notice suspicious activity months prior to the election. "So we were concerned that by making the statement we might in and of itself be challenging the integrity of the election process itself".

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Toshiba stock listing status downgraded, deeper losses flagged

This comes amid a prolonged investigation at Toshiba's bankrupt Westinghouse nuclear unit and is the sixth time since 2015 that it has delayed an earnings filing. That increased estimated loss of 995.2 billion yen (£7.04 billion) - up from a previous estimate of 950 billion yen (£6.72 billion) - is partly down to potential damages over an accounting scandal along with an increase in Westinghouse.

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Accenture PLC (ACN) Position Held by Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance CO

It has outperformed by 54.16% the S&P500. Accenture PLC (NYSE: ACN ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June 22nd. In other Accenture PLC news, insider Robert E. The legal version of this piece of content can be read at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/06/22/bmo-capital-markets-reaffirms-hold-rating-for-accenture-plc-acn.html.

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Crude oil supply growth to outpace rise in consumption in 2018 - IEA

Riyadh is leading an effort by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Russia and other producers to cut output by nearly 1.8 million bpd until March in a bid to curb oversupply and prop up prices. Inventories fell due to a rise in U.S. crude oil refinery demand to 17,256,000 bpd (barrels per day) on June 2-9, 2017. Add in Russia's tanker shipments and its total exports are likely more than 9 million bpd.

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New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) Reviewed By Analysts

Therefore 43% are positive. BidaskClub upgraded shares of New Residential Investment Corp. from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, June 16th. was downgraded to " by analysts at Compass Point. Since February 3, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $279,000 activity. $142,380 worth of Altisource Residential Corp (NYSE: RESI ) was bought by Ellison George G on Thursday, May 11.

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Police Just Dragged Protesters In Wheelchairs Out Of Mitch McConnell's Office

They said GOP characterisations of the law as failing are wrong and claimed the Republican plan would boot millions off coverage and leave others facing higher out-of-pocket costs. "We have to act", Mr McConnell said on the Senate floor. House GOP bill: Repeals coverage mandates immediately. The emerging Senate bill was described by people on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss it publicly.

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Tropical Storm Cindy expected to make landfall Wednesday

The agency has issued several tornado warnings during the day because a single tropical band could quickly develop "little spin up tornados", Graham said. While minor coastal flooding has occurred from Louisiana to western Florida and will subside, the greatest ongoing impact from Cindy will be the risk of major fresh water flooding in the Deep South and other parts of the eastern United States.

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International Yoga Day 2017

NY [U.S.A], June 21 ( ANI): President and spiritual head of the Parmarth Niketan Ashram Chidanand Sarawasti during the World Yoga Day celebration at the United Nations said that the day is a historic moment for Yoga and India. Yoga enthusiasts took part in mass yoga programs to mark International Yoga Day throughout the world. "It is not necessary to perform yoga 24 hours a day".

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At least one dead, multiple injured in shooting at SF UPS Center

The gunman who killed three men at a UPS facility in San Francisco and then killed himself has been identified as 38-year-old Jimmy Lam , said a source close to the investigation. Police offered no explanation as to a possible motive for the shooting. The shooting prompted a large police response, according to officials. There are about 350 people employed at the package sorting and delivery facility.

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Insider Activity of Amazon.com, Inc

Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc decreased Amazon Com Inc ( AMZN ) stake by 17.39% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. First Command Financial Services Inc. It also increased its holding in Energy Transfer Prtnrs LP (NYSE:ETP) by 509,985 shares in the quarter, for a total of 2.78 million shares, and has risen its stake in Mplx Lp (NYSE:MPLX).


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