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Nevada Senator Opposes Healthcare Bill, Now The 5th Republican

Erasing Obama's law has been a marquee pledge for Trump and virtually the entire party for years. After Spicer spoke, Republican Senator Dean Heller became the fifth Republican opponent on Friday, saying he would not support the bill in its current form.

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CEO Questions Qatar Move To Invest In American

The proposed transaction is subject to antitrust review by the Department of Justice and Qatar has submitted an initial filing for that process, the filing said. Qatar Airways has also been ensnared in an global dispute, as Saudi Arabia and four other Arab states recently cut ties with Qatar . London-based research firm Skytrax named Qatar Airways as the world's best airline this year.

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Proteas pull off thrilling fightback to set up T20 decider

But Farhaan Behardien added a 32 which proved more than useful. Bairstow had made an unbeaten half-century on Wednesday but he fell for 47 this time after hitting Morris straight to mid-on. "I think it was a hard one". [Buttler in above Morgan] Tactical change, right-hander over a left-hander, didn't work out. Mosehle soon departed, caught behind off a Liam Plunkett slower ball bouncer which hit his glove, and that dismissal brought AB de Villiers to the crease.

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Sse Plc (SSE) PT Raised to GBX 1685 at Barclays PLC

The firm has "Hold" rating by TD Securities given on Thursday, August 11. The stock of London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) earned "Outperform" rating by BNP Paribas on Friday, August 5. The Firm operates through four divisions: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and South America. 09/21/2015 - RSA Insurance Group plc had its "under review" rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity.

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Air Asia flight forced to land in WA

She said the Captain asked everyone to remain seated and announced the plane would return to Perth . The West Australian newspaper said passengers near the left engine were asked to tell cabin crew if they saw any problems with the left engine.

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More than 100 missing in massive China landslide

Xu Zhiwen , the prefecture's deputy governor, said there had been 142 tourists visiting the village on Friday but that none of them were buried. Three members of one family were located five hours after the landslide. More than 2,500 rescuers with detection devices and dogs were looking for signs of life amid the rubble of huge boulders that rained down on Xinmo village in Sichuan province early Saturday.

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Brokerages Set Esure Group PLC (ESUR) Target Price at $240.14

The company was initiated on Tuesday, August 23 by Jefferies. The firm has "Equal Weight" rating given on Thursday, July 21 by Barclays Capital. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 3 insider sales for $121,849 activity. The Company is engaged in the retailing of wines, beers and spirits. Berenberg Bank reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 360 ($4.59) target price on shares of Polypipe Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, April 25th.

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Cable car crashes in tourist resort in Kashmir, killing 7

All five died on the spot. Officials said that the tree fell down due to high winds. The four tourists have been identified as Jayant Andraskar, his wife Manshea Andraskar and their two daughters - Anagha and Janhvi, he said. Gulmarg is a popular skiing destination for both Indian and foreign tourists, though the accident happened during the summer tourist season. It ferries people to a height of 13,780 feet above the sea level and is the world's second highest cable vehicle service.

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24-hour amateur radio field day taking place this weekend

Amateur radio operator Mike Newland has a simple way to explain the attraction of ham radio in the age of smartphones and tablets. Winona Ham Radio enthusiasts gathered on Saturday for the annual Field Day at Wincrest Park, and spent a day experimenting with electronics in a communication trailer.

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Why Lakers Prefer Lonzo Ball Over D'Angelo Russell As Team Leader

We want guys that love the game. Though Ball won't be walking into a team with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the Lakers boast of exciting young players such as Brandon Ingram, Julius Randle, Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance Jr. The two 76ers ripped the Ball family on Twitter Thursday night. "With Earvin's vision and his persona, I think the organization is really taking on that positive joy that he seems to live with every day".

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Non-Standard Finance PLC (NSF) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

Priority Aviation Inc (OTCMKTS:PJET) has 0.00% since June 14, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 11.58% the S&P500. Ashtead Group PLC has GBX 2000 highest and GBX 660 lowest target. In the United Kingdom and Europe segment, the Company's focus is on planning, designing and enabling its clients' capital programs and projects in and around infrastructure and transportation, as well as providing engineering consultancy services to other markets.

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Close Brothers Group plc (CBG) Given "Hold" Rating at Liberum Capital

Close Brothers Group PLC had 126 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Jupiter Fund Management PLC (LON:JUP) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, January 12 by Shore Capital. Seaport Global reinitiated it with "Buy" rating and $10 target in Wednesday, May 4 report. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Macquarie Research on Monday, May 23.

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Donald Tusk says United Kingdom rights proposal 'below expectations'

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar welcomed the "positive" proposals, but said an evaluation would have to await more detail. "She is now very much weakened, and as a result of that bruising election result the kind of attitude and the tone that's being shared here in Europe is being softened too", he said.

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US House panel wants formal response from Trump on Comey tapes

Comey was sacked by Trump three days before the tweet and had not yet gone public with any account of his firing. President Donald Trump has no intention of firing the special counsel investigating charges of Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, even though he questioned the official's impartiality in an interview, the White House said on Friday.

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Telugu actor Ravi Teja's brother Bharath killed in road accident

B Bharat Raj died on the spot and his body was moved to Osmania General Hospital Mortuary for post mortem. The same inspector said, "Due to high speed collision, Bharat died on the spot". "We will register a case against the truck driver", the inspector said. Police haven't ruled out drunken driving as the cause of the accident. Ravi Tej's brother Bharath (46), who also played roles as actor in number of movies, has died.

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NDA Presidential candidate Kovind meets AB Vajpayee

The AIADMK (Amma), led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, on Wednesday announced support to the NDA's Presidential nominee, Ram Nath Kovind . "We fully support Kovind". A lawyer by profession, Kovind had also been BJP Scheduled Caste Morcha chief (1998-2002) and president of the All-India Koli Samaj.

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US Government Bonds in Holding Pattern as Investors Await Inflation News

Louis Fed President James Bullard said on Friday, highlighting the central bank's struggle over how to weigh a recent slip in the rate of price increases. We can all agree that some inflationary pressures due to strong demand are desirable. A widely tracked year-on-year measure of the underlying inflation trend that excludes food and energy prices slowed to 1.7 per cent last month, marking the fourth straight month of declines, according to data released by the US Labor Department.

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After Election Win, Macron Promises 'Real Victory' in Five Years

The scale of LREM's projected win means Macron will enjoy an absolute majority even without the support of alliance partner Francois Bayrou and Modem, lending him a freer hand for reforms and room for a government reshuffle should he choose to carry one out.

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London Mosque Attack: Suspect identified as Darren Osborne

The Finsbury Park mosque was associated with extremist ideology for several years after the 9/11 attacks in the United States but was shut down and reorganized. Ellis Osborne said his uncle Darren Osborne was "not a racist" and had never expressed any racist views. Nicola Osborne added: "I'm sorry that my brother has been that troubled that it has taken him to this".

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns After Investor Demands

The letter, entitled "Moving Uber Forward", was delivered to Kalanick in Chicago and demanded an immediate change in leadership. How long will Kalanick's shadow be over Uber's future? In a statement, Kalanick said his resignation would help Uber go back to building "rather than be distracted with another fight ", an apparent reference to efforts on the board to remove him.

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Ioane brace gives All Blacks win against Lions in first test

You don't become the No. 1 side in the world without having a quality tight five". Meanwhile, Damian McKenzie has been called into the squad as cover for full-back Ben Smith who failed a concussion test during the first Test and for the third time this season.

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Portugal's Santos and Ronaldo criticise St Petersburg pitch

Believe me - we'll analyse things when passions calm down. "It's another phase, totally different, but the aim is to win". New Zealand nearly pulled a goal back just before the hour when Tom Doyle flashed a sensational ball into the six-yard box for Chris Wood, but Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patricio blocked it on the line.

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Acacia controversy over exports ban on mineral concentrates

The agreement to hold talks was reached after a meeting between Tanzanian President John Magufuli and Barrick Gold Chairman John Thornton, a statement from Magufuli's office said. Acacia has three mines in Tanzania, including Bulyanhulu, Buzwagi, and North Mara. Such prohibition was imposed on Acacia Mining at the start of March, when the president ordered a probe into metal exports in an attempt to capture more of the value from mining for the country.

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Could there be a bidding war for Whole Foods?

News of the acquisition sent Amazon's share price up 3.5 percent while shares in other supermarkets dropped, clearly spooked by the news, including Walmart and Tesco dropping six percent each. There has been plenty of speculation that if Amazon really wanted to make a presence in the grocery space, it would need to do something major in the brick-and-mortar space.

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Macron promotes Paris 2024 Olympic bid playing tennis

French President Emmanuel Macron shakes hands with spectators during a visit to an Olympic promotional venue in Paris on June 24, 2017. As the Los Angeles Times reports , bid chair Casey Wasserman received no compensation for his work, though one of his companies, 247 Group, was paid $1 million for a social media campaign (he reportedly recused himself from discussions related to the hiring of the firm).

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U.S. naval warships arrive in Qatar for military exercise

The Pentagon has retained close ties with Qatar throughout the regional dispute, reflecting the fact that Qatar hosts the largest USA base in the region. Iran has made five air shipments to Qatar to support the emirate after the embargo imposed by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, as reported by Sahroh Nousbandadi, a spokesman for the Iranian airline Iran Air.

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Should Nancy Pelosi Step Down?

Another Democrat who has been pushing for leadership changes, Rep. Filemon Vela of Texas, told CNN the group didn't make any decisions at Thursday's meeting, but those who participated believe there is growing unrest among House Democrats about the direction of the current leadership team.

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Donald Trump is open to cooperating on Belt and Road projects: China

Joseph Dunford, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, and Defense Under Secretary and Chief Financial Office David Norquist, testify at a House Armed Services Committee hearing, June 12, 2017. Mattis stressed that diplomacy, coupled with economic sanctions, must take precedence in attempts to restrain North Korea . The security talks between US and Chinese diplomats and defense chiefs are occurring amid outrage in Washington over the death of Otto Warmbier days after the American student was ...

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Record Plc (REC) Insider Buys 537 Shares of Stock

Shares for $423,979 were sold by MURRAY JOSEPH MICHAEL. It closed at $78.91 lastly. This rating was released in a research report on 23 June. It has outperformed by 50.94% the S&P500. Oppenheimer Close Limited Liability Company invested in 0.04% or 15,000 shares. Art Advisors holds 24,000 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Creative Planning has 3,400 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

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Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Workspace Group plc (WKP)

As per Tuesday, August 4, the company rating was maintained by Susquehanna. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an "underweight" rating and set a GBX 220 ($2.80) target price on shares of Cybg Plc in a research report on Wednesday, May 17th.

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Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble

Amazon is making a bold expansion into physical stores with a $13.7bn deal to buy U.S. grocery chain, Whole Foods . And that quote came just before a jaw dropping announcement Friday morning: Amazon is buying Whole Foods and its 460 stores for $13.7 billion.

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Saudi King Shuffles Succession, Hawkish DM Is Now Crown Prince

It is now up 6.8 percent in reaction to the appointment of the architect of the economic reform and privatisation plans, Prince Mohammed bin Salman , to crown prince. Since the removal of King Saud in 1964, orderly successions passed along the sons of the kingdom's founder, Abdulaziz. "The change is a huge boost to the economic reform programme...

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Scandal-Ridden Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Forced To Resign!

Uber made a series of costly missteps under Kalanick that damaged its reputation, including revelations of sexual harassment in its offices, allegations of trade secrets theft and a federal investigation into efforts to mislead local government regulators.

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Amazon The Inflation Killer Will Lower Grocery Prices With Whole Foods

But Short and others noted that even if Whole Foods gets an alternative offer, the other suitor will be hard-pressed to win a bidding war against Amazon, whose deep pockets include having a total stock-market value of $475 billion. According to Deutsche Bank analyst Paul Trussell, "The Whole Foods Market acquisition represents a game changer with Costco's competitive moat in grocery under greater threat while its digital platform lags peers, putting membership renewal at risk for decline".

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Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues

Crews in Memphis, Tennessee, had worked Thursday to clear storm drains to help prevent street flooding before the storm set in. Tropical Depression Cindy spread drenching rains across the upper South on Friday, prompting flash flood warnings from the MS valley to West Virginia as emergency planners urged those in its path to keep a wary eye on the large storm system.


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