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Korea is "top security" concern at high-level meeting

Security Council are joining in this effort, and we hope China will do their part as well", he said . "I wish we would have a little more help with respect to North Korea , from China". Washington has considered further "secondary sanctions" against Chinese banks and other firms doing business with North Korea , which China opposes.

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Pets at Home Group PLC

About shares traded. DNP Select Income Fund Inc. Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET) has risen 28.84% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500. HSBC maintained Diageo plc (LON: DGE ) rating on Monday, January 30. The stock of Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, August 4 by Sterne Agee CRT.

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Trump Prods Labor Department to Promote Apprenticeship Programs to Erase Skills Gap

Trump discussed apprenticeships and the need to get more skilled workers into the job sites. Trump said the learn-and-earn arrangements are going to be "a big, big factor" in his effort to add jobs employers are having trouble filling.

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North Korea Brands Donald Trump 'A Psychopath'

Yang told Trump in a White House meeting on Thursday that China highly appreciated USA attendance at the gathering and would be willing to work with the United States on the initiative, the ministry said in the statement. Washington has considered further "secondary sanctions" against Chinese banks and other firms doing business with North Korea. This is not the first time that North Korea has offered to suspend its nuclear weapons and missile testing in exchange for South Korea and the ...

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Fed forges on with rate hike, asset plan amid inflation worry

Data on Wednesday showed United States consumer prices unexpectedly fell in May and retail sales recorded their biggest drop in 16 months. Asked about the criticism, Yellen said , "I don't think.The Fed's credibility has been impaired".

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Presidential polls: Adityanath says Meira's candidature an opposition ploy to divide Dalits

He should not give up the ideological battle ", he said. Questioning Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Raos support to NDAs presidential pick Ram Nath Kovind , Congress leader S Jaipal Reddy today opined it is "dangerous" to make a person with "political education in RSS school" the president.

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North Korea: Obama Policy to Blame for 'Mystery' Death of Otto Warmbier

Dr. Calvin Sun, founder of travel guide company Monsoon Diaries, went to North Korea with Young Pioneer Tours in 2011. In its first public reaction to Warmbier's death, a Foreign Ministry spokesman also tried to shift blame onto the administration of President Barack Obama, blaming it for refusing to have a dialogue with Pyongyang and claiming it had never officially asked for Warmbier's release.

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How major United States stock market indexes fared on Friday

For the week, the Dow Jones gained 0.05%, the S&P 500 gained 0.20% and the Nasdaq Composite gained 1.83%. Sales of USA new single-family houses in May were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000. In small-caps, the Russell 2000 Index closed at 1414.78 for a gain of 10.24 points or 0.73%. Barnes & Noble climbed 8 percent after reporting a narrower-than-expected loss in its fiscal fourth quarter.

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Schumer vows to fight Senate GOP health care bill

In an impassioned open letter on Facebook , the former president pleaded with USA lawmakers not to dismantle the Affordable Care Act - known as Obamacare - which he considers one of the signature achievements of his time in the White House.

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Over 140 people feared buried in China landslide

The paper said a family of three, including a month-old baby, managed to escape just as the landslide hit their house. One hundred and forty one people have been declared missing after a landslide buried 46 homes in southwest China's Sichuan Province on Saturday morning.

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Carclo plc (CAR) Price Target Raised to GBX 200 at Peel Hunt

They expect $1.61 earnings per share, down 9.04% or $0.16 from last year's $1.77 per share. Rbf Limited Liability Company has 139,405 shares for 0.18% of their portfolio. Diageo PLC has GBX 2800 highest and GBX 1600 lowest target. Morgan Stanley has upgraded Rotork (LON:ROR) stock to a Overweight in a a research note shared with investors and clients on Thursday morning, and has set a 12 month target price per share at GBX 292.00.

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Amazon Buying Whole Foods Could Mean Pain for Costco

The $13.7 billion deal for Whole Foods could pay off quickly, but it still runs counter to trends in the tech world, in which fixed assets like real estate and heavy equipment are shunned, said Amit Sharma, a former supply chain executive at Wal-Mart and now CEO of Narvar, a retail app.

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Man Charged in Connection With Jogger's Death Indicted for Her Murder

Colon-Ortiz, 31, was arrested on April 14 when his DNA matched samples found under Marcotte's fingernails. Marcotte's body was found in the woods not far from her family home off Brooks Station Road that evening. A man accused of killing a Google employee who went out for a run near her mother's MA home last summer has been indicted. Her body was later found half a mile away partially undressed, CBS Boston reports.

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United Kingdom finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

The decision to evacuate the buildings came after apartment blocks across Britain were inspected to see if they had similar fire hazards as the Grenfell Tower. The Camden blocks between 2006 and 2009 were refurbished by the same company that had renovated Grenfell and had the same unsafe cladding . Representatives from Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS), Staffordshire County Council, local councils, and housing associations, met yesterday to discuss high rise tower blocks at the ...

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Science Says: Why some airplanes don't fly in high heat

The National Weather Service forecasts Phoenix could reach a scorching 120 degrees on Tuesday. American Airlines spokesman Ross Feinstein said his company has also started limiting sales on some flights to manage aircraft weight for a safe and secure take-off.

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Fed Raises Interest Rate by a quarter point

In explaining this second rate hike of 2017 and plans for more increases in the coming months, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said yesterday the move reflected the progress in the world's largest economy , which continues to add jobs at a solid pace.

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Biz Leaders to Accompany Pres. Moon on His US Trip

Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun, Hyundai Motor Group Chairman Chung Mong-koo, KCCI Chairman Park Yong-maan, SK Group Chairman Chey Tae-won, GS Group Chairman Huh Chang-soo and Hanjin Group Chairman Cho Yang-ho, it said. By industry, IT and information security accounts for eight of the representative companies, followed by energy and environment, high-tech companies as well as machinery and equipment each accounting for seven; automobiles and auto parts with six members; medical and ...

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US Oil Prices Tumble Below $45 After Surprise Build in Gasoline Inventories

US inventories fell less than forecast last week, keeping supplies more than 100 MMbbl above the five-year average, according to data from the EIA on Wednesday. "We've been running at historically high levels on the refinery side, which is pushing out more product". Brent also slumped, losing $1.72, or 3.5 percent, to settle at $47 a barrel.

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What Americans really want from health care reform is impossible

That is why our first step has been to develop a set of guiding principles that will positively impact the coverage and care of millions of Americans, including many dealing with mental illnesses, chronic health problems and drug addiction.

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Mauritania Airlines Orders One Boeing 737 MAX 8

Boeing Co. landed an order for 100 of its newest and longest 737 Max planes from United Airlines, as another potential customer, Delta Air Lines Inc., opted to take more of a rival Airbus SE jet. The updated order is worth USD$1.85 billion at list prices. "If you're sitting in Toulouse you don't see the need to develop something in that market".

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Official urges limited Fed role in addressing US inequality

The central bank is also debating how to synchronize its next rate increase with its plan to begin reducing its $4 trillion in asset holdings, a step that at the margins could raise market interest rates. The Fed has fallen short of its 2 percent inflation target for several years. He's also not an FOMC voter in 2017. The recent downturn in inflation calls into question the idea that US inflation is reliably returning toward target.

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President Trump talked health care, skills training in Wisconsin

With Governor Scott Walker at his side, President Donald Trump signed an executive order changing the rules of apprenticeships Thursday, June 15th. Walker has long touted Wisconsin's apprenticeship programs as a way to address workplace shortages. "We can not allow the American people to be scammed by organizations that rake in million dollars in profit from vulnerable students and give them a shoddy education in return", she said.

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US stock indexes hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 added 4 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,439, as of 11:30 a.m. More than twice as many stocks rose as fell on the New York Stock Exchange. Since peaking in late February, crude has dropped around 20 percent, skidding into bear market territory, despite OPEC-led efforts to stabilize the market.

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Over 140 feared buried in landslide

The Xinhua news agency reports that 15 people are confirmed dead in a landslide in southwestern China. Maoxian, is home to about 110,000 people, according to the local government website. Emergency personnel and local people work at the site of a landslide in Xinmo village in Maoxian in southwestern China's Sichuan province on Saturday.

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UK Queen lays out May's policies amid tumult

Quite why Mrs May thought these policies would be supported by the party's core voters - elderly home owners - is hard to fathom and showed breathtaking arrogance on the part of her administration which thought it could take pensioners for granted.

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Escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

You did it. You did a good job. "They told them they would probably be dead in 24 hours and they didn't have anything to lose", Swing said. Police arriving at the scene found the other inmates handcuffed inside the locked truck with the engine running.

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Syria hotline for US and Russia still in use

When the U.S. and allies first launched airstrikes against ISIS in 2014, the Obama administration made clear that the USA would not get dragged into the quagmire that is the wider Syrian civil war that has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives since 2011.

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Obama slams new Republican healthcare bill

Rand Paul (R-KY) made the argument that those who might lose their Medicaid coverage due to any Obamacare repeal should be offered an affordable option for coverage. Medicaid, for example, covers wheelchairs, lifts, and home visits from a nurse. The Senate bill would tighten the eligibility criteria for premium subsidies starting in 2020, shutting out more middle class folks from government help.

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Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

This will be the first senior meeting between Portugal , ranked eighth in the world, and New Zealand , who are 95th - sandwiched between Guatemala and Madagascar . "On the one hand, this is good, but on the other, we need to understand what awaits us (in the game)", said Cherchesov, who was flanked by defender Viktor Vasin at a press conference at Kazan Arena on Friday.

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S.Korean President witnesses test of home-grown missile

The Hyunmoo-2 is test-fired from a mobile launch pad at a test site of the Agency for Defense Development in Anheung, South Korea, Friday, June 23, 2017. China's top diplomat, Mr Yang Jiechi, told US President Donald Trump at the White House that Beijing was willing to "maintain communication and coordination" with Washington to defuse tension on the Korean peninsula, according to a statement yesterday.

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White House answers request with Trump tweet

The Washington Post published a lengthy investigation of how the Obama administration had handled discoveries that the Russians were attempting to influence the outcome of the 2016 election . Beset by allegations of hidden ties between his campaign and Russia, Trump has shown no inclination to revisit the matter and has denied any collusion or obstruction on his part.

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Fifth GOP Senator says he won't back AHCA

McConnell , R-Ky., has little margin for error: Facing unanimous Democratic opposition, "no" votes by just three of the 52 GOP senators would sink the legislation. Sen. Johnson sat down with NBC26 Friday morning and said he's pushing back on what he calls an "artificial deadline" because he needs more time to make an informed decision.

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Hansen praises Read for 'warrior' performance

Jonathan Davies breaks through a huge gap in midfield before passing inside for Conor Murray , who is stopped around five metres short of the New Zealand line. Sean O'Brien scores the Lions' first try . This was just their second Test of the season, having dismantled Samoa last weekend, and they will have firm belief that they can create more attacking opportunities and be an even more cohesive force at set-piece.

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US Federal Reserve hikes rates again as confidence in the economy grows

The Fed raised its rate by a quarter percentage point on Wednesday to one-and-a-quarter-percent citing great progress in the US economy including an increased number of jobs and a drop in the unemployment rate. One member of the Fed's committee objected to the rate rise. All of this negative data is causing growing speculation that the Fed. may have got it wrong and the economic slowdown is not "transitory" as they have claimed on numerous occasions recently.

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Trump approves $2B sale of drones to India ahead of meeting

Referring to his telephonic conversations with the US President, Modi said these have touched upon the common intent to take forward productive all-round engagements for the mutual benefit of our people. He said the United States would like to see the normalisation of relations between India and Pakistan. "As you know, during the campaign he was very much in touch with the Indian-American community".


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