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Gunaratne, Dickwella Power Sri Lanka to Historic Run Chase

It was also the highest successful run chase in Sri Lanka's Test history, and the fifth highest ever by any nation. However, Sri Lanka fought back through an unbroken sixth-wicket stand of 67 between Niroshan Dickwella and Asela Gunaratne , who is batting on gamely despite suffering from a hamstring injury.

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Goldman's Traders Turn In Worst First Half of Blankfein's Reign

The institutional investor held 62,838 shares of the finance company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $15.05M, up from 57,697 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bond-trading revenue tumbled 21% to $2.84 billion. (NYSE:GS) yearly performance is 40.64% and net profit margin is 20.00%. The Adams Express Company holds 104,400 shares with $25.00M value, up from 101,000 last quarter.

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Manchester United left back muddle puts them out of title race

Maybe its his time to fulfil his potential under Jose Mourinho this season. Having missed two good chances in the first game of the tour, Lukaku may have been feeling a bit of pressure to open his account. The greater meaning of the day, though, came from the debut of Manchester United's new star striker Romelu Lukaku , who arrived from Everton for almost $100 million transfer fee and officially only just joined the team in Los Angeles .

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Primark recall men's flip flops over fears of cancer-causing chemical

The flip-flops affected are thought to possibly contain a chemical called chrysene , a carcinogenic risk to humans. Shares in Associated British Foods closed up 0.2% at 2,859.14 pence Monday. Primark has suspended orders with a factory pending an investigation. The high street chain is now offering full refunds to customers. Primark has saved our skin during many a wardrobe-related crisis but if you've purchased a certain pair of flip-flops recently, you're owed a full refund.

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NZ inflation missing in action in second quarter; kiwi dollar drops

Given the increase in the inflation rate over the past few months, it makes a refreshing change to get a loosening of the squeeze on living standards rather than the opposite. The year-on-year Food and Non Alcoholic beverages inflation prone to transitory shocks stood at 1,82 percent while the Non-food inflation rate was -0,37 percent.

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Global Digital Content Market 2017 - Industry Analysis, Size and Share to 2021

On the basis of application , the global Duodenoscope market is segmented into Hospital, Clinic, Others. Along with strategically analyzing the key micro markets , the report also focuses on industry-specific drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges in the Duodenoscope market .

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Voting for presidential election ends in MP

After Palaniswami, his cabinet colleagues including Forest Minister Dindigul C Srinivasan, and School Education Minister KA Sengottaiyan, rebel AIADMK leader O Panneerselvam, his loyalist and former Minister K Pandiarajan cast their votes .

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Earnings Analysis of: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)

The oil and gas producer reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.01. The PE ration is a market prospect ratio that calculates the market value of a stock relative to its earnings by comparing the market price per share by the earnings per share.

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Berkeley Group Holdings PLC

The firm has "Sell" rating given on Monday, July 3 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Amino Technologies Plc (LON:AMO) earned "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Monday, October 10. $174,967 worth of Welltower Inc (NYSE:HCN) was sold by KLIPSCH FRED S . 26,968 shares were sold by ESTES SCOTT A, worth $1.88M on Wednesday, March 1.

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Glenview Trust Co Lowers Stake in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

Marathon Pete Corp now has $28.22B valuation. But PBF stock fell 0.4% since April 3, 2017. Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC ) opened its previous trading session at $53.68 later Inclining 0.15% to close its trade at a share price of $53.84.

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$0.41 EPS Expected for Antero Midstream Partners LP (AM) This Quarter

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP ) has earned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the eight research firms that are now covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. It has underperformed by 14.11% the S&P500. The business is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, August 1st. The Return on Assets for Investa Office Fund (ASX:IOF) is 0.120052.

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USA state Department to make announcement about Iran nuclear deal

Iran is getting "contradictory signals" from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration about the fate of its landmark nuclear deal with world powers, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on July 17. The nuclear deal stipulated a gradual lifting of the economic and diplomatic sanctions previously imposed on Iran in exchange for Tehran maintaining the strictly peaceful nature of its nuclear program.

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Walmart.com Apologizes for Racial Slur in Product Caption

Several people have sent Eyewitness News a screenshot of the image that shows the head of a mannequin with the Jagazi Natural full cap weaving net. Amazon and Walmart took some heat from customers after a third-party seller's racist color description of a hair weaving cap went viral.

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Uber tipping now an option offered by embattled ride-hailing service

As part of the Pittsburgh roll out, Uber will match tips given to drivers from 12 a.m.to 11:59 p.m. Tuesday. Starting today in Buffalo, drivers and riders will see the new tipping feature in the Uber app . Uber's move to activate tipping nationwide comes days after New York City's Taxi and Limousine Commission passed a measure requiring tipping in ride-hailing apps citywide.

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Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander is selling team

The value of the franchise has grown steadily since the Hakeem Olajuwon era, thanks in large part to Yao Ming's global appeal. Team CEO Tad Brown made the announcement at a news conference that owner Leslie Alexander chose to sell the club in the past few days.

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Netflix's surprising subscriber growth pushes stock higher

For the quarter, Netflix added more than 4.1 million subscribers overseas, exceeding its forecast of 2.6 million additions. Of those new subscribers 1.1 million were in the USA and the remaining 4.1m were global subscribers. Analysts await Netflix, Inc . Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Reed Hastings has held up Facebook and YouTube as models for his company. Netflix can do what it can to alter the calculus of its operations in order to juice out a better earnings report, but ...

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IShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF

Source Real Estate S&P US Select Sector UCITS ETF (XRES.L) now has a 50-day moving average of 15.08, the 200-day is at 14.79, and the 7-day is 15.00. Some analysts believe that the ADX is one of the best trend strength indicators available. Investors may be studying other technical indicators like the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R.

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Rally in oil prices runs out of steam

First, last week's bearish news. The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries has no control over the revolution caused by the production of shale oil in the United States, which is not a member. For example, Harrold Hamm, the CEO of Continental Resources (NYSE: CLR) warned his peers in a recent interview with CNBC to "back up, and be prudent and use some discipline.That's what we're doing at Continental and there are other CEOs I think that are probably doing the same thing".

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European Union says it is mulling tougher sanctions against NK

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he would never negotiate his weapons programs unless the USA abandons its hostile policy toward his country. The surplus with the United States was China's largest since October 2015. Indeed, in Russia's view, the United States deserves at least as much blame for tensions on the Korean Peninsula as Pyongyang does.

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Dominion Diamond Corporation (DDC) Closed its Previous Trade at $13.48

The value of the investment in Dominion Diamond Corporation went from $23,000 to $28,000 a change of 21.7% quarter over quarter. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its position in shares of Dominion Diamond Corporation by 22.4% in the fourth quarter.

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BlackRock's portfolio rose 16% in the second quarter, but earnings miss

BlackRock, Inc . has a 1-year low of $329.58 and a 1-year high of $442.83. "(NYSE: BLK ) Shares Sold by Papp L Roy & Associates" was originally published by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. Several brokerages recently issued reports on BLK. Bank of America Corporation reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $450.00 price target on shares of BlackRock in a report on Monday, June 19th.

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Dedicated Linkedin app is coming to Windows 10 screens near you

Last week, the company began emailing users to inform them that its app for Windows phones will be killed off at the end of August , advising them to access LinkedIn via the browser on their devices instead. I can not imagine that a lot of users make use of these features on the desktop, except maybe for a quick glance on the weather tile every now and then.

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China's economic growth remains stable at 6.9% in the second quarter

Retail was another bright sport, jumping by 11 percent from a year earlier. With two quarters of GDP expansion at 6.9 percent against a lower full-year target, the Chinese government will now have greater tolerance of slower growth in the second half of the year, said Aidan Yao, emerging Asia economist at AXA Investment Managers.

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DHS Approves 15000 Added Temporary Worker Visas

Trump vowed during the campaign to discourage businesses from using foreign workers and to focus on hiring Americans first. The announcement Monday indicates Trump is willing to acquiesce to employers on the issue. President Donald Trump has been outspoken against what he views as abuses of the H-1B visa program, which allows companies to employ workers over a longer period of time in specialty occupations, including science and technology.

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Ashley Madison to pay huge sum in compensation to data hack victims

It's been nearly two years since extramarital affair website Ashley Madison was hacked and had its members' details exposed online . In 2015, the site - which facilitates extramarital affairs - came under attack by a group called "The Impact Team" which threatened to release the data they had collected unless the website was shut down.

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Amazon deals yet another huge blow to Blue Apron

An even bigger threat is the possibility of Amazon .com, Inc. Amazon registered a trademark in the USA for a service described as: "We do the prep. Shortly after the opening bell, Blue Apron was trading at $6.52, down 11.3 percent. Blue Apron delivers boxes of pre-portioned ingredients ingredients and instructions to cook meals at home.

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Presidential election begins in India

Despite the latter having the support of as many as 18 Opposition parties, Kovind was in a stronger position given that UPA had more votes in its bank. Almost 95 candidates appeared for the Presidential election. The contest which is largely being viewed as a clash between two Dalit leaders, was described by Kumar as an " ideological battle ".

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China's GDP Grows 6.9% in 2Q; Beijing Focuses on Financial Risks

The government targets slightly slower growth of about 6.5% this year. In China , the fiscal year begins on January 1. "Growth momentum has stayed pretty high and the authorities have really tamped down the pressures on the capital outflow", said Stephen Schwartz, head of Asia-Pacific sovereign ratings at Fitch.

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'Passed gas' causes plane evacuation at Raleigh airport

The flight, which was not identified by RDU officials, landed at the airport around 4 p.m. when the incident was reported. An airport spokesperson originally told WNCN the odor was caused by a passenger who " passed gas ". Authorities later said that the incident was a "medical call" and directed all questions to Wake County EMS. There was an odor in the cabin that bothered some on board, but it was caused by a mechanical issue, not a passenger with a stomach issue, Brown said.

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China bans Winnie the Pooh

Meanwhile, animated gifs fearing Pooh vanished from messaging app WeChat. Over the weekend, Chinese censors blocked users of WeChat and Weibo, China's bigger-than-Twitter microblogging platform, from using the name of the most famous resident of the Hundred Acre Wood in the comment section of posts.

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ITV names EasyJet's Carolyn McCall as new chief executive

The company began its succession plan for Crozier earlier this year, when reports first emerged that the former Royal Mail boss would be stepping down after seven years as CEO . As it confirmed a much-trailed appointment, ITV said that Dame Carolyn would receive a basic salary of £900,000, but would have the opportunity to earn an annual bonus of up to £1.62 million, or 180 per cent of her annual pay.

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President Trump's Approval Ratings Have Reached Another Record Low

The poor approval ratings are due in large part to the ongoing Russian Federation investigation as well as perceptions of Trump's ability to lead America on the world stage and the unpopularity of the proposed Republican health care bill.

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Gold rises as dollar drops on weak United States data

Spot gold was up 1.2 per cent to $1,231.82 per ounce at 1400 GMT, the strongest since July 3. It got a solid lift overnight Friday from weak U.S. inflation, retail sales and consumer sentiment figure but ground lower over the session. The New Zealand dollar held onto its overnight gains but was headed for a 0.8 percent weekly decline as investors await several U.S. economic indicators, including inflation numbers.

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Protesters, Trump supporters face off near US Women's Open

With U.S. President Donald Trump settled in at his Trump National Golf Club for the U.S. Women's Open, security became a major issue at the third women's major of the year on Saturday. Cobb will coordinate with Trump's outside lawyer Marc Kasowitz, who is representing the president in connection to the Russian Federation probe, according to ABC News.

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AC Milan close to signing Real Madrid striker Morata

AC Milan are willing to pay what it takes to bring Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata back to Serie A . As per the provided Mirror link, the Los Blancos previously backed away from signing the Spanish worldwide and their renewed interest has angered Jose Mourinho , who is now ready to sign Toni Kroos from the European Champions.


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