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German automakers may have colluded over diesel emissions treatment systems: Spiegel

The article alleges that hundreds of executives from Volkswagen (and its subsidiaries Audi and Porsche ), Mercedes-Benz owner Daimler, and BMW had participated in 60 secret industry working groups over decades. The government and auto industry agreed to what amounts to a diesel rescue plan that begins in August. This recall may be very significant for Audi's parent company, Volkswagen, who has already paid Dollars 22 billion in settlements and fines in the United States alone after its ...

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Oil prices tick up ahead of Opec and non-Opec production meeting

OPEC and some non-OPEC states including Russian Federation agreed previous year to cut production by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) in a deal that has been extended to March 2018. "The committee may issue a statement on cooperation in production cuts, but output cuts by Libya and Nigeria would be next to impossible considering Libya was just re-emerging from the civil war, for example", said Kaname Gokon, strategist for commodities brokerage Okato Shoji in Japan.

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Jordan Spieth survives mini-meltdown to seal remarkable first Open Championship

Japan's world number two Hideki Matsuyama and Branden Grace of South Africa are both four-under with the latter fresh from becoming the first player ever to shoot a round of 62 in a major championship on Saturday. He does not celebrate his 24th birthday until next Thursday and is the youngest victor of the Claret Jug since the late Spaniard Seve Ballesteros triumphed at Royal Lytham in 1979 aged 22.

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Why Takata airbags could kill you

The call comes after a 58-year-old man died in a auto crash in Cabramatta last week after a small piece of metal became lodged in his neck after the airbags fired. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it was seeking information from both the government department responsible for vehicle safety and auto manufacturers on what information was being given to consumers about the recall.

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Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Receives An Update From Brokers

It has underperformed by 8.43% the S&P500. Shares last traded at $18.00 a tad higher than the 50 day moving average which is $17.01 and just a bit lower than the 200 day moving average of $18.27. US Capital Advisors reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.in a research report on Friday, April 7th. Cbre Clarion Securities Llc decreased its stake in Energy Transfer Partners L.P.

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Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner says Sansa is 'woke now'

New episodes of Game of Thrones premiere every Sunday at 10 p.m. on HBO . In the trailer, the seven kingdoms begin to react to Daenerys' return to Dragonstone, and not all of them are happy about it. Author of the " Game of Thrones " novels, George R.R. Martin seemed to be busy these days as he also skipped the event. If so, we're betting there's more than one or two fans whose brains will totally melt.

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Jordan Spieth shoots 65 to lead British Open by three shots

American Brooks Koepka, the U.S. Open champion, went round in 68 to finish at five under, level with 20-year-old Canadian Austin Connelly who continued his remarkable run at his first major with a 66. Grace added: "My whole thing on the 18th was trying just not to make bogey". So, I definitely lost a couple of shots there on the last couple of holes.

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A New Veneer: Inside Trump's Communications Shakeup

Social media users quickly did a deep dive and recirculated past tweets by Scaramucci that were at odds with Trump's views, including one that praised Hillary Clinton's competence. "In all fairness to Anthony Scaramucci , he wanted to endorse me 1st, before the Republican Primaries started, but didn't think I was running!" Mr.

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Spicer rips 'malicious' SNL sketches about him while leaving White House

Spicer admitted "there are some skits on late night television that I will crack up at". In conversations with his new colleagues, Scaramucci and others at the White House would often invoke McCarthy when speaking about Spicer, officials told The Wall Street Journal .

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AlphaBay, world's largest Dark Web market, officially shut down by DOJ

Jeff Sessions , U.S. Attorney General, said the AlphaBay network was among the most prolific drug suppliers. Following the demise of Silk Road 4 years ago, AlphaBay emerged as the most popular marketplace on the dark web and according to some estimates, drug related transactions worth thousands of dollars were completed on the site every day.

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Virtu Financial LLC Acquires 21886 Shares of EQT Midstream Partners, LP (EQM)

Virtu Financial LLC's holdings in Rice Midstream Partners were worth $770,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Summit Midstream Partners, LP focuses on developing, owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets. After having $0.98 EPS previously, Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P.'s analysts see -10.20 % EPS growth. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, November 30 by Evercore.

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European officials probe claims of huge German vehicle cartel

The voluntary updates will be free for all Mercedes owners, Daimler stated, and are expected to take an hour or so to install. Carmakers are under pressure from global regulators and local politicians in Germany to clean up their diesel emissions or face bans on diesel engine vehicles.

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Sean Spicer's resignation may mean end of Melissa McCarthy's 'SNL' character

Newly-tapped White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci acknowledged Saturday that he is deleting old tweets from his personal Twitter account that might cause a "distraction" for the White House . Spicer was the Baghdad Bob of press secretaries. But one media outlet in particular has earned the ire of Americans on both sides of the aisle in the immediate aftermath of Spicer's resignation.

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Dozens of teens hospitalized for 'severe intoxication' during Chance the Rapper concert

The crowd is said to have been made up primarily of people in their late teens and early twenties. Excessive drinking was the cause for many of those hospitalized, authorities say. Foley says a large number of people hospitalized were underage attendees experiencing "severe intoxication ". There were also some 50 underage drinking referrals.

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Federal Realty Investment Trust

The fund owned 90,338 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock after selling 396,558 shares during the period. Looking further out, over the past twelve months, QTS Realty Trust, Inc.'s stock was -2.55% and 2.61% over the last quarter and 7.83% for the past six months.

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The Sean Spicer Show: White House spokesman's brief season

Scaramucci had also challenged Trump to criticise him, saying he'll be the president of the "Queens County bullies association". "I thanked him for the opportunity and I'm looking forward to watching Anthony and Sarah do a tremendous job".

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Analysts See $0.08 EPS for Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE)

The stock rose 0.53% or $0.04 reaching $7.52. A total of 5.07 Million shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade compared with its average trading volume of 4.81 Million shares, while its relative volume stands at 1.06. Crescent Point Energy Corp.: "Which Knife to Catch?" on July 05, 2017, also Fool.ca with their article: " Cenovus Energy Inc .: "When Will the Bleeding Stop?" published on June 20, 2017, Fool.ca published: "Should You Buy Suncor Energy Inc.

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Crime figures soar by 10% in England and Wales

There were also increases in the assault without injury category that includes modern slavery, which rose by 1,385 offences, and stalking, up 1,135 crimes. Including fraud and computer misuse offences, the number of incidents reported in the CSEW went up to 11m, but there is not yet comparable year-on-year data for fraud and computer misuse.

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General Electric Takes Over as DJIA's Worst Stock of 2017

The stock has a market cap of $225.00 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.38 and a beta of 1.22. Traders bought 35,785 put options on the company. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was originally published by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. Media headlines about Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern.

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Ex-CIA head says Trump remarks on Russian Federation interference 'disgraceful'

The president said that if he'd known Sessions would recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation, he "would have picked someone else" for the attorney general's job. The only question is will Jeff Sessions be fired, resign, or be led out in handcuffs. Veselnitskaya has lobbied for repeal of the Magnitsky Act, which is a major irritant to Russian President Vladimir Putin .

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United Kingdom moves to tighten rules on drone use

Dozens of near-misses with aircraft around airports have stoked fears over the safety of drone use. United Kingdom authorities are planning to introduce a drone registration scheme to improve the safety of its skies, with drone owners also having to take part in a safety awareness course before they can start piloting their unmanned aerial vehicles.

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No information on 39 missing Indians, hope they are alive

The 16-years-old girl is from Pulsnitz in eastern Germany. Haase couldn't confirm whether Linda W. was one of them. It was first speculated that she was Russian, then a Yezidi girl, and finally German. Her mother later found a copy of the girl's plane ticket to Turkey under a bed, media reported. Amit Shah added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje's Government are working together as a growth engine to take this nation forward.

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Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Buy Rating for Essentra PLC (ESNT)

SIG plc ( LON SHI ) opened at 158.80 on Thursday. The stock has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 705.47 ($9.21). The stock's market capitalization is GBX 4.76 billion. Investec reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a GBX 1,520 ($19.85) target price on shares of Sse Plc in a report on Thursday, May 18th. BNP Paribas reissued a "neutral" rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.26) price target on shares of Centrica PLC in a report on Monday, March 20th.

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Beyonce's wax figure gets makeover after fans say it's 'too white'

This comes after fans expressed their anger over how the 35-year-old Drunk In Love singer looked "whitewashed" and resembled Taylor Swift. The statue was missing from the floor on Thursday afternoon, but by Friday afternoon it had returned.

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Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages

Company has far performed well this year, with the share price up 69.15% since January. Systemax Inc. (NYSE:SYX) has risen 77.10% since July 21, 2016 and is uptrending. As per Wednesday, August 5, the company rating was maintained by Brean Capital. Shares for $11.10 million were sold by MORGADO ROBERT J. Fort L.P. owns 138,677 shares or 7.97% of their U.S.

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Hackers steal $34 million in second Ethereum cryptocurrency theft his week

White hat hackers saved Parity users by draining all other multi-sig wallets on Parity - a total worth of $75m - with the funds promised to be returned when the vulnerability is fixed. "If you hold a multisig contract that was drained, please be patient". In that instance, it is believed the culprits simply replaced the legitimate Ethereum wallet address listed on CoinDesk with one that belonged to them.

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Shares Sold by Howland Capital Management LLC

The Texas-based Doliver Capital Advisors Inc. has invested 0.14% in the stock. It closed at $17.03 lastly. Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) has risen 12.03% since July 21, 2016 and is uptrending. More interesting news about Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) were released by: Fool.com and their article: "3 Reasons Exxon Mobil Corporation Is a Better Dividend Stock Than Eni SpA" published on June 21, 2017 as well as Reuters.com's news article titled: "Qatar's emir meets Exxon Mobil Corp ...

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Clark Capital Management Group Inc. Invests $14.88 Million in Corning Incorporated (GLW)

Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $26.00 price target on shares of Corning in a research note on Wednesday, April 12th. Among 16 analysts covering Ally Financial ( NYSE:ALLY ), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This piece of content was first reported by Community Financial News and is the sole property of of Community Financial News.

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Greek Island's Buildings Left In Ruins After Deadly Quake

The island's port was among structures that sustained damaged and a ferry en route there was not docking, the coast guard said. Giorgos Halkidios, Kos regional government official, said the number of injured was more than 100. Greek officials said the quake was 6.5-magnitude in scale. Turkish broadcaster NTV reported that aftershocks were being felt in the region, with a magnitude 4.6 aftershock hitting at 1.52 am.

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General Electric Company (GE) Reached a 52-Week High

The stock declined 0.04% or $0.07 reaching $174.42 per share. About 129,159 shares traded. Emerson Electric (NYSE: EMR ) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May 2nd. Emerson Electric Co. had 50 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On October 12 the stock rating was downgraded from "Neutral" to "Sell" and a price target of $44.00 was set in an announcement from UBS.

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Adorable! New photo of Prince George released in honor of 4th birthday

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate released a new official portrait of their son George on Friday to celebrate the young prince's upcoming fourth birthday. Previous year during their royal tour of Canada, Charlotte wore the same blue cardigan that George had worn 18 months earlier. The young Prince is set to start school in September at Thomas's Battersea, a private prep school located close to Kensington Palace.

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New agreement will allow USA rice exports to China

For the first time ever, the United States will be able to export rice to China, the world's largest rice consumer. "We waited a decade for the protocol to be signed and our members are anxious to meet the demand of China's consumers for safe, high-quality U.S.

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Derailed train in Brooklyn affecting B, Q service

No injuries have been reported. The MTA said the Q train's second set of wheels on its second auto derailed. A reach train was able to pull up directly behind them and riders were walked through and evacuated onto the Brighton Beach station platform, the MTA's interim executive director Ronnie Hakim said.

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QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) hit its 1-Year High price on 12/12/16

The stock's quarterly performance represents pessimistic momentum of -11.39 percent. 25,785 are held by Tfs Capital Llc. Oxford Asset Mgmt holds 0.08% in MarineMax Inc (NYSE:HZO) or 82,405 shares. (QEP) stock is attractive participant of Wall Street Market. The Company focuses on two regions of the United States: the Northern Region (primarily in North Dakota, Wyoming and Utah) and the Southern Region (primarily in Texas and Louisiana).

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Germany vows to overhaul Turkey ties as row escalates

Germany has frozen all arms shipment to Turkey after Ankara arrested several human rights activists, including a German national, quoted by the PressTv. More than 150,000 people have been sacked or suspended from jobs in the civil service, military and private sector in the purges that followed last year's attempted putsch.


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