• Business leaders bash Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris climate accord
Business leaders bash Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris climate accord

China already accounts for more than one-third of global wind energy capacity. Destroying the planet in the name of an industry that now employs fewer people than Arby's isn't romantic, Donald. "I don't know that we really thought it was realistic that he would go against that campaign promise given the pressures on him from economic forces that...

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  • Oculus founder Palmer Luckey is developing border surveillance technology
Oculus founder Palmer Luckey is developing border surveillance technology

Three people familiar with the border surveillance alternative have said the system consists of: cameras, infrared sensors, and LiDAR. "We are spending more than ever on defence technology, yet the pace of innovation has been slowing for decades", Palmer s.

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  • Europe & China reaffirm commitment to combat climate change
Europe & China reaffirm commitment to combat climate change

Disney CEO Bob Iger has announced that he's stepping down from a White House advisory council following President Donald Trump's Thursday announcement that he plans to pull the USA out of the Paris climate accord . During his announcement , Trump did not rule out the possibility of re-entering the Paris accord . The White House...

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  • Qatar Airways suspends all flights to Saudi Arabia
Qatar Airways suspends all flights to Saudi Arabia

Four Arab nations have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar - here's what you need to know. The US' biggest concentration of military personnel in the Middle East are located at Qatar's Al Udeid Air Base. The nations have announced the immediate withdrawal of all their diplomatic staff from the capital Doha and said they will eject Qatari dip...

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  • Theresa May approval rating sinks as UK election race tightens
Theresa May approval rating sinks as UK election race tightens

Labour's plans would see the 45p rate of income tax kick in for people earning 80,000 (A$138,550.74) instead of the current 150,000 (A$259,782.63) and a new 50p rate for people earning more than 123,000 (A$213,021.76). But things weren't so simple. Home Secretary Amber Rudd repeatedly accused Mr Corbyn of having a "magic money tree" during ...

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  • Five countries cut ties with Qatar over 'terrorism' support
Five countries cut ties with Qatar over 'terrorism' support

All the nations also said they planned to cut air and sea traffic. "That should include exposing and rooting out the source funding of terror, even if it means hard and embarrassing conversations with those like Saudi Arabia that the Government claims are our allies".

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  • Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) Q4 2016 Sentiment Report
Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) Q4 2016 Sentiment Report

It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website . State Treasurer State Of Michigan holds 475,960 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. Thomas Story And Son Ltd Liability Corporation holds 6,000 shares. The institutional inve...

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  • Analysts Alert: Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA)
Analysts Alert: Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA)

Finally, First Allied Advisory Services Inc. boosted its position in Encana Corp by 22.0% in the fourth quarter. The company is set at a mean analysts' recommendation of 2.00. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 13th. This represents a change of -0.41% from the opening. Beta is a gauge of systematic risk, which is most important ...

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  • UAE, Egypt cut diplomatic ties to Qatar
UAE, Egypt cut diplomatic ties to Qatar

Bahrain and Egypt also cut ties with Qatar on Monday. Tensions have always been simmering between Qatar and the five Arab nations, especially in recent weeks, after alleged comments by Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, in which he criticized the harsh rhetoric aimed at Iran by the Gulf states and the United States and asserted ...

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  • Dubai carrier FlyDubai cancels flights to Qatar
Dubai carrier FlyDubai cancels flights to Qatar

Meanwhile Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) has also suspended all flights to Qatar , it said on its official Twitter account on Monday , without providing further details. Rex Tillerson , the US Secretary of State, issued a statement of support for diplomatic assistance to the nations, saying it is important the countries "remain unified." Th...

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  • Columbia Property Trust Inc (CXP) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Columbia Property Trust Inc (CXP) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

It has outperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. Finally, Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI increased its stake in shares of Essex Property Trust by 0.5% in the third quarter. Schall sold 17,458 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $254.75, for a total transaction of $...

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  • Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX)

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on HIMX shares. Morgan Stanley upgraded Himax Technologies from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and set a $11.50 price target on the stock in a report on Monday, March 27th.

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  • Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis
Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis

Insiders sold a total of 327,209 shares of company stock valued at $10,397,046 in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley now has $79.95B valuation. The stock rose 0.53% or $0.17 reaching $31.99. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 18 by Piperjaffray. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, August 5 with "Buy". Chardan Capital Ma...

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  • BC NDP and Green Party intend to form minority government
BC NDP and Green Party intend to form minority government

EVEN as Christy Clark keeps up her classless and shameless political act by clinging on to her premiership, a revolt is already brewing against her in the B.C. "The election outcome, and the vow of the Green-NDP alliance to obstruct that pipeline, sends a very worrying message to investors about Canada as a predictable, reliable place to invest", ...

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  • USA hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack — Putin tells NBC
USA hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack — Putin tells NBC

Then, this one: "Have you all lost your senses over there?" An American user even went as far as calling Putin "my president" in his tweet, insinuating that the POTUS was simply following the instructions given to him by the Russian leader.

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  • U.S. states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit
U.S. states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit

Mr Trump's top climate advisor Scott Pruitt was indignant: "The world applauded when we joined Paris". WILBUR ROSS , U.S. Commerce Secretary: Well, you should know what your downside is. business leaders and state governors to implement the historic accord's commitments. McMillon said in a Facebook post late on Thursday he was "disappointe...

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  • ISIS claims responsibility for London Bridge attack
ISIS claims responsibility for London Bridge attack

Till Sunday, 12 people were arrested in connection with the attack as the British Police tried to determine whether the attackers had any accomplices, reported AP. "There was sirens everywhere, people screaming, the glass was smashed in one shop". World leaders were quick to condemn the attacks. "In the face of this new tragedy, France is...

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  • Man with fake gun arrested at Orlando airport after standoff
Man with fake gun arrested at Orlando airport after standoff

An employee at a rental auto company at the airport told Channel 9 he heard shots fired and the area he was in had been locked down. Spokeswoman Carolyn Fennell tells the Orlando Sentinel that law enforcement officers are on the scene Tuesday night.

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  • Oil Price Forecasts Lowered on Crude Glut Worries Despite OPEC-Led Cuts
Oil Price Forecasts Lowered on Crude Glut Worries Despite OPEC-Led Cuts

Commentary so far, suggests that OPEC will not take any further short-term action and will look for medium-term rebalancing to stabilise the market . U.S. oil output is expected to keep rising, as the U.S. Energy Information Administration forecasts production of about 10 million barrels a day in 2018.

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  • Philippines Issues Extremists in Marawi an Ultimatum — Surrender or Die
Philippines Issues Extremists in Marawi an Ultimatum — Surrender or Die

He said the military can not stop the offensive at this point "because if we do not employ combat power as we need it and (in the end) we would prolong the clearing process and endanger more lives". Still, the Maute fighters have turned out to be remarkably well-armed and resilient. Ano said the gunmen were prepared to fight due to their Ramadan at...

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  • Gregg Allman Laid to Rest at Funeral
Gregg Allman Laid to Rest at Funeral

While the ceremony itself was private, hundreds of fans were allowed to overlook Rose Hill Cemetery and surrounding streets to pay their respects. They will include former U.S. Carter says The Allman Brothers Band helped his 1976 presidential campaign, helping draw bigger crowds than Carter got alone at the time. All of those present at Allman...

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  • Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll
Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll

YouGov's polling has tended to show a narrower lead for the Conservatives than rival surveys. YouGov , using a technique called "Multilevel Regression and Post-stratification", uses a range of factors including demographics, past elections and voter profiles to build a model which can come up with an estimate of how the vote will be split i...

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  • CBI raids residence of NDTV's Prannoy Roy in Delhi
CBI raids residence of NDTV's Prannoy Roy in Delhi

The searches are also being conducted at four places in the national capital and Dehradun , the agency said. The company had reportedly taken a Rs 366 crore from the bank in 2008 on the personal guarantee of the promoters. " NDTV and its promoters will fight tirelessly against this witch-hunt by multiple agencies", they said, adding that the ...

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  • The Origin worm has turned in NSW favour
The Origin worm has turned in NSW favour

He also won a premiership with the Roosters in 2013 and is regarded as one of the game's elite players. Nearly three years to the day Jarryd Hayne earned praise for producing arguably the best individual performance in NSW history on the same ground, Fifita put his name up in lights alongside him with a try and a try assist on a night that ...

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  • Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain cut ties to Qatar
Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain cut ties to Qatar

All ports of entry between the two countries would be closed, according to the statement. Qatar - which shares its only land border with Saudi Arabia - has rejected the accusations calling them "unjustified" and "baseless". "Flights on 5 June will operate as normal", a spokesperson from Etihad said in a press statement issued to Khaleej Times . "W...

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  • Sensex closes at record high as financial stocks lead gains
Sensex closes at record high as financial stocks lead gains

The BSE Sensex closed at 31309.49 up by 0.12%, whereas the NSE Nifty closed at 9675.10 up by 0.22%. Its intra day touched a high of 9,687.20 surpassing previous intra day 9,673.50 on Friday. On the other hand, metal index was down 0.41 per cent and FMCG 0.04 per cent. However, Coal India fell by 1.67 per cent, followed by Gail 1.02 per cent, In...

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  • Islamic State claims responsibility for London terror attacks
Islamic State claims responsibility for London terror attacks

She has been rattled by criticism for slashing 20,000 police officers from Britain's streets during her time as the country's Home Secretary. One person has been released without charge. London Bridge itself remains closed to pedestrians and traffic, with congestion around other river crossings likely. "She would have had no understanding of the...

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  • Ford CEO Mark Fields retires, James Hackett appointed
Ford CEO Mark Fields retires, James Hackett appointed

The world of mobility is quickly evolving and Ford needs to move faster to adapt, Bill Ford , Ford's executive chairman, said on a press call Monday. All three will take up their roles June 1, with their replacements set to be announced at a later date. Farley will also oversee the Lincoln division and global marketing, sales, and service.

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  • ICC Champions Trophy : India score 319 runs in 48 overs
ICC Champions Trophy : India score 319 runs in 48 overs

Celebrities such as Sachin Tendulkar and Ranvir Singh were also present inside the stadium. " Pakistan needs to do some soul searching before its next game against the top-ranked ODI team - South Africa". We went with four seamers purely because we're playing Pakistan . On the decision to send Hardik Panya ahead of Mahendra Singh Dhoni , K...

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  • Gulf airlines announce suspension of Doha flights
Gulf airlines announce suspension of Doha flights

The Saudi state news agency Saudi Press Agency said Riyadh had closed its borders, severing land, sea and air contact with Qatar . Egypt severed diplomatic ties with Qatar on accusations of supporting terrorist organizations, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

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  • Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF) Stake Maintained by Commerce Bank
Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF) Stake Maintained by Commerce Bank

National Bank Financial's price objective suggests a potential upside of 17.43% from the company's current price. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, February 17. IBC upgraded Sun Life Financial Inc (NYSE:SLF) on Thursday, February 11 to "Sector Outperform" rating. Six research analysts have rated the stoc...

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  • Agilent Technologies Inc (A) Boosts Outlook As Q2 Earnings Top View
Agilent Technologies Inc (A) Boosts Outlook As Q2 Earnings Top View

KBC Group NV owned approximately 0.09% of Agilent Technologies worth $15,789,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. 01, 2017. The company's shares were given away at $55.48 per share worth to an income of some $1,803,710 on account of McMullen Michael R .

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  • Three lawsuits allege foot-dragging by Fox on harassment
Three lawsuits allege foot-dragging by Fox on harassment

The cases increase to 23 the number of past or present Fox employees represented by attorney Doug Wigdor, the majority centred on alleged racial hostility by a since-fired financial executive. According to the complaint, Lee reported the harassment to her supervisors on multiple occasions and was told to "deal with it". Weeks after Flatter left...

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  • Saudi Arabia cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar
Saudi Arabia cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar

The Saudi state-owned SPA news agency said Qatar "embraces multiple terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at disturbing stability in the region, including the Muslim Brotherhood , ISIS and al-Qaida, and promotes the message and schemes of these groups through their media constantly".

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  • Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells
Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells "Free Speech or Die" In Courtroom

Embargoed to Portland , OR Destinee Mangum , 16, thanked the three strangers who intervened on a Portland light rail after a man hurled anti-Muslim slurs at her and her friend who was wearing a hijab. Micah Fletcher , who was nearby, got up and stood next to Namkai-Meche. In the probable cause affidavit, prosecutors said video feeds in the ...

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