• Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack
Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

The Queenslander charged past French Open victor Garbine Muguruza 3-6 6-4 6-3 to advance to the Birmingham Classic final, claiming her first top-20 triumph in the process. After falling in the first set, Kvitova raced out to a dominating 5-1 lead in the second set before closing it out 6-3 to force the deciding set. From the moment she brok...

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  • Astros hit 3 HRs, finish winning trip by beating Seattle 8-2
Astros hit 3 HRs, finish winning trip by beating Seattle 8-2

But his problem was that four of those five hits came in the fourth inning. Hernandez pitched six solid innings in his first start since late April and was backed by home runs from Mike Zunino , Ben Gamel and Kyle Seager in the Mariners' 13-3 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.

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  • Macquarie Reaffirms
Macquarie Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB)

Teewinot Capital Advisers Ltd Liability owns 0.06% invested in eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) for 3,300 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Limited Liability Corp stated it has 43,053 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of NEX in report on Thursday, July 23 with "Overweight" rating. The stock of Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) ...

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  • GOP is hiding something in Senate health-care bill
GOP is hiding something in Senate health-care bill

So far, a majority of the Senate have expressed promises to vote "no" on the bill; according to statements made by senators, 55 senators oppose the bill, 17 support it and 28 are unclear. And she said she also hopes to get governors to weigh in with their concerns. Vilsack, however, replies that uncertainty over continuing support for Obam...

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  • Melania Trump keeps DC entry low key; Barron draws interest
Melania Trump keeps DC entry low key; Barron draws interest

Reagan obliged, which is a testament to just how important Harleth's role could, and possibly should, be inside the Trump administration . Attorney general Jeff Sessions, sporting a short-sleeved collared shirt, smiled as he ate his dinner.

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  • PM Modi assures Indian diaspora to develop country in their lifetime
PM Modi assures Indian diaspora to develop country in their lifetime

Speaking on the meeting, MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay‏ tweeted: " Strengthening the #IndoUS economic partnership. "Today, almost four million Indian-Americans are in the United States and more than 166,000 Indian students are studying in the USA contributing five billion dollars in economic activity and supporting an estimated 64,000 American jo...

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  • China sentences 3 Australians to prison in gambling case
China sentences 3 Australians to prison in gambling case

Three Australians went on trial in China on Monday along with a dozen other Crown Resorts Ltd employees and former employees accused of gambling crimes, following a lengthy probe into how the firm lured Chinese high-rollers to its casinos.

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  • Price Target Analysis Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG)
Price Target Analysis Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG)

Comerica Securities Inc. now owns 60,379 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $205,000 after buying an additional 3,032 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in Lloyds Banking Group PLC by 18.7% in the first quarter. Mayo Investment Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Lloyds...

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  • Are Analysts Bullish about G4S plc (LON:GFS) after last week?
Are Analysts Bullish about G4S plc (LON:GFS) after last week?

Principal Fincl Inc, Iowa-based fund reported 4.16M shares. It has outperformed by 67.37% the S&P500. About 681,687 shares traded. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 3 ($0.04) per share on Wednesday, August 9th.

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  • Supreme Court rules disparaging trademarks protected by Constitution
Supreme Court rules disparaging trademarks protected by Constitution

Banner, UCLA's Norman Abrams Professor of Law and a former clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, said, "The decision reinforces the principle that the First Amendment doesn't allow the government to penalize people for their points of view".

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  • Qatar Airways Seeks Shares in American Airlines
Qatar Airways Seeks Shares in American Airlines

According to the filing to the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the CEOs of both companies spoke about the matter in a conversation initiated by Qatar boss Akbar Al-baker. Qatar Airways has revealed it plans to take a 4.75 per cent stake in fellow oneworld carrier American Airlines . The investment is subject to review by the United Sta...

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  • Mavericks plan to have Nowitzki for 20th season
Mavericks plan to have Nowitzki for 20th season

According to ESPN , the Mavericks aren't planning to pursue big-name free agents. Nowitzki has been the greatest Maverick of all time and also one of the greatest National Basketball Association players ever. The Mavericks want to build around Noel, Seth Curry, Harrison Barnes and Smith Jr., though as Stein reports, they are not now planning on...

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  • Sasse has 'nothing to announce' on GOP ObamaCare repeal
Sasse has 'nothing to announce' on GOP ObamaCare repeal

Facing unanimous Democratic opposition, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., must get yes votes from 50 of the 52 GOP senators to avoid a defeat that would be a major embarrassment to President Donald Trump and the Republican Party.

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  • 14 wildly hot takes we need on this Whole Foods + Amazon thing
14 wildly hot takes we need on this Whole Foods + Amazon thing

A former grocery expert at Amazon predicted that the chain, nicknamed "Whole Paycheck", would add a selection of discounted food and build out non-grocery areas within stores, particularly for pharmacy and Amazon devices. such development would bode poorly for Wal-Mart". The deal will grant Amazon with control over more than 400 stores, integ...

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  • Italy giving 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks open
Italy giving 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks open

She added that " Italy will support the sale and integration of some activities and the transfer of employees to Intesa Sanpaolo". In Popular's case, no state money was used and Santander is seeking around 7 billion euros of capital from shareholders to help it take on Popular.

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  • Trump to Obama: I called the GOP health care bill 'mean' first
Trump to Obama: I called the GOP health care bill 'mean' first

Asked about the bill's impact on Medicaid insurance coverage for lower-income Iowans, Ernst said , "I wouldn't say they are losing it". Former Indiana State Health commissioner Woody Myers says the bill worsens an already-weakened health care situation after large insurers this week left Indiana's Obamacare marketplace - something Myers blames f...

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  • Cameroon knocked out of Confederations Cup after defeat to Germany
Cameroon knocked out of Confederations Cup after defeat to Germany

Mabouka was sent off for a high challenge on Germany midfielder Emre Can - though only after teammate Sebastien Siani was first shown a red card in an apparent case of mistaken identity. Australia coach Ange Postecoglou regretted missed opportunities as they bow out of the Confed Cup after two draws and a defeat. Julian Draxler fed Dem...

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  • Flint Airport Suspect Tried To Buy A Gun Days Before Stabbing
Flint Airport Suspect Tried To Buy A Gun Days Before Stabbing

CNN reported that a source indicated that the suspect was not successful in buying a firearm because he is not from the United States. Officials say initial evidence shows Ftouhi was in MI as early as the 18th. He is also said to have failed in his attempt to acquire a gun. Acting U.S. Attorney of the Eastern District of Michigan Daniel Lemisc...

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  • Uber CEO Travis Kalanick taking leave of absence
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick taking leave of absence

He also says he is responsible for the company's current situation and needs to become a better leader. Kalanick said Tuesday that his leadership team would be running the company in his absence. Among some other recommendations are creating a more independent board of directors, including an oversight committee to deal with missteps within the...

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  • 2 troubled Italian banks failing, to face insolvency
2 troubled Italian banks failing, to face insolvency

Intesa Sanpaolo, the country's biggest retail bank, will take on the lenders' good assets. The European Commission on Friday gave preliminary approval for the Italian plan to wind down the two banks with state money in a move that may allow Rome to solve its latest banking crisis on its own terms.

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  • Speculation grows that Amazon will face a rival bidder for Whole Foods
Speculation grows that Amazon will face a rival bidder for Whole Foods

The impact of the announcement was also still rippling through a few other retail names on Wall Street on Monday. Whole Foods recently overhauled its board and redoubled cost-cutting efforts, seeking to change a high-price image that has tagged it with the nickname "Whole Paycheck".

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  • Confederations Cup : Werner brace fires Germany into semis against Mexico
Confederations Cup : Werner brace fires Germany into semis against Mexico

The victor will then go on to face either Portugal or Chile in the final, with the latter finishing behind Germany in Group B following their 1-1 draw with Australia . Germany wasted little time in capitalizing on their one man advantage and doubled their lead on 66 minutes when Werner headed home from a pinpoint Kimmich cross.

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  • Shooting at UPS centre in San Francisco kills four
Shooting at UPS centre in San Francisco kills four

The shooting prompted a massive police response in one of the city's industrial neighborhoods, about 2 miles (3 kilometers) from downtown San Francisco , Assistant Police Chief Toney Chaplin told reporters. The Special Ops continues to search the building for additional victims & witnesses . A man who lives a half block from the UPS center and ...

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  • Spain fights forest fire near nature reserve; 1000 evacuate
Spain fights forest fire near nature reserve; 1000 evacuate

Reports suggest that the fire is threatening a national park famous for its biodiversity and is advancing westward to Donana National Park, one of Spain's most important nature reserves and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Huelva, on the Andalucian coast, has been on high alert for fires due to the heatwave in the area. An ongoing heatwave, with dai...

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  • Petra Kvitova qualifies for first final since horrific knife attack
Petra Kvitova qualifies for first final since horrific knife attack

But Kvitova stepped up her game at the start of the second set, breaking for 2-0 and moving to the brink of levelling the match when she secured a double break to move 5-1 in front. "We didn't know if I would play again let alone win a trophy so this is an extra special moment". Barty continued her impressive run as she qualified for the WTA ev...

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  • US stock indexes hold steady as the price of oil steadies
US stock indexes hold steady as the price of oil steadies

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 16 points, or 0.7 per cent, to 2,437. The benchmark index slipped 61.85 points, or 0.3%, to close at 21,467.14. Parexel International, a biopharmaceutical services provider, jumped $3.12, or 3.7 percent, to $87.04 after it said it will go private following a buyout by Pamplona Capital Management .

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  • Boeing signs commitment with unidentified customer for 125 737 MAX 8 aircraft
Boeing signs commitment with unidentified customer for 125 737 MAX 8 aircraft

Ryanair operates an all-Boeing fleet and took delivery of its 450th Boeing aircraft in March 2017. Boeing on the up - as Airbus lags in this year's race for orders. Orders and commitments for airliners at the Paris Air Show on Wednesday finally began to taper, but given the pace at which sales had accumulated during the first two days of th...

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  • Amazon's Jeff Bezos: Millions of people love Whole Foods Market
Amazon's Jeff Bezos: Millions of people love Whole Foods Market

While Whole Foods shares are surging because of the 27% premium being paid, other grocers are getting crushed. At the time , Whole Foods called Instacart its largest partner for online ordering and delivery. Dylan: But there's definitely a lot more going on here than the fact that Whole Foods has 30 locations in MA. Whole Foods has se...

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  • Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature
Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature

As a response, the Snapchat Support account pinned a tweet on Friday, suggesting users "choose who to share your location with" when entering Snap Map the first time. She said people need to be careful, but the new feature benefits her as a parent because she can keep better track of her son when he leaves the house.

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  • Boeing, CALC Announce Order for 50 737 MAXs
Boeing, CALC Announce Order for 50 737 MAXs

The announcement was made at the Paris Air Show 2017, the world's largest aerospace industry event, where the acquisition contract was signed yesterday. and allied government customers in 150 countries and employs approximately 150,000 people across the United States and in more than 65 countries around the world.

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  • Uber CEO and cofounder Travis Kalanick steps down amid Investor backlash
Uber CEO and cofounder Travis Kalanick steps down amid Investor backlash

The investors demanded Kalanick's resignation in a letter delivered to him while he was in Chicago. Uber wants Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to replace Travis Kalanick as its CEO, a source close to board member Arianna Huffington tells Inc .

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  • Qatar seen rejecting list of 13 severe demands to end Gulf crisis
Qatar seen rejecting list of 13 severe demands to end Gulf crisis

According to the document posted on social media, the Saudi-led coalition demands that Qatar closes down Al-Jazeera, downgrades diplomatic ties with Iran and shuts a Turkish military base in the emirate. Isik said Ankara had hoped that tensions over Qatar could be resolved without a crisis. But others, including a vague requirement that Qatar p...

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  • Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi - KBZK.com | Continuous News | Bozeman, Montana
Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi - KBZK.com | Continuous News | Bozeman, Montana

At a time when establishment Republicans are not aligned with United States Donald Trump , Democrats are dismayed at recent losses in four special elections around the country. Tom Price by double digits in November. The loss also renewed the focus on Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi , who was demonized by the GOP side in the Georgia race.

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  • Amazon and Whole Foods footprints are remarkably similar — Geographic analysis
Amazon and Whole Foods footprints are remarkably similar — Geographic analysis

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a stunning move that gives it hundreds of stores across the United States, a brand-new laboratory for radical retail experiments that could revolutionise the way people buy groceries. The knee jerk reaction from the Amazon bid for Whole Foods in the USA hit the Australian market as suspected, with brokers analy...

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  • Geographic analysis: Amazon and Whole Foods footprints are remarkably similar
Geographic analysis: Amazon and Whole Foods footprints are remarkably similar

Amazon, which made a splash a year ago with a checkout-free grocery store, has denied reports that it plans to automate the jobs of Whole Foods cashiers . And this might have entered into Amazon's bid for Whole Foods. Some workers at the nonunion grocery chain wondered whether Amazon, known for its hard-driving culture, would mean big changes ...

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