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Germany fightback against exciting Chile

Regardless of their inexperience - the entire Germany squad had just 149 caps between them - Marcelo Diaz said facing the world champions requires a certain mind-set. Loew changed his goalkeeper in each of his last three games and Germany's shot-stopper Bernd Leno could lose his place having leaked two goals against Australia . Read More »

Walmart to acquire men's clothier Bonobos for $310M

The ShoeBuy acquisition was about $70 million, and Moosejaw was purchased for about $51 million. "We're seeing momentum in the business as we expand our value proposition with customers and it's incredible to see how fast we're moving", said Lore in a statement . Read More »

Tillerson Cancels Mexico Trip to Focus on Resolving Qatar Crisis

Al Jazeera , with its independent coverage, has been unpalatable to the Gulf monarchies for some time now. At the same time, Turkey is eager to maintain workable relations with Iran , Saudi Arabia's foe. Earlier Tuesday, Defense Secretary James Mattis said the diplomatic crisis centered on Qatar and this indicated Russia's continuing efforts to destabilize the world and the West. Read More »

Crude prices fall due to rise of United States crude stocks

Data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration showed that domestic-crude supplies fell by 1.7 million barrels for the week ended June 9. According tneighboursncy's latest report , there have yet to be supply disruptions, but exporters of Qatar's crude, condensate and liquefied natural gas have already faced some logistical troubles. Read More »

Democrats and Republicans holding primaries June 13

Nearly every profile of the Perriello-Northam race cast the former as the progressive, populist outsider insurgent and the latter as the moderate, centrist creature of the establishment. Reeves (R), Assistant U.S. Attorney Gene Rossi (D), and 27th District Senator Jill H. Vogel (R). Virginia is one of two states electing governors this year. Read More »

Theresa May to form minority government after poll setback

The day after the British elections, NPR .org showed considerably more interest in a candidate who ran dressed as a "space lord" than in the leader of the Labour Party . Labour under him polled 40 per cent of the vote, the highest for the party since 1970, and only slightly behind Ms May's Tories . It was not immediately clear what the DUP's demands might be and one DUP lawmaker suggested support might come vote by vote. Read More »

Hunter College student stuck on NYC subway gets impromptu graduation ceremony

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Alcantara, in his graduation robes, made an announcement to the vehicle, thanking his fellow passengers for joining him for his graduation ceremony . "The train's emergency brakes went off and they couldn't fix it for an hour and a half", Alcantara said. The delays stretched from 45 minutes to eventually three hours, causing Alcantara to miss his graduation from Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing altogether. Read More »

Acting ambassador of US Embassy in China quits over opposition to Trump

A senior US official confirmed the account given in the tweets but added that after Rank announced his intention to retire on Monday in Beijing , he was told by the State Department to leave his post immediately. "The world is not doing enough", Brown said. "Disaster still looms and we've got to make the turn". Mr Trump's decision to leave the Paris accord has drawn heavy criticism within the United States and internationally, including in China. Read More »

RBA Leaves Rates Unchanged, Sounding Optimistic

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Projections for tomorrow's first quarter GDP report are for a 0.2% quarter-on-quarter growth. The cash rate has been on hold for 10 consecutive months since August a year ago, when the RBA slashed rates to combat weaker-than-expected inflation. Read More »

$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

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Crude oil is now flowing through the Dakota Access Pipeline, despite months of protests against it by Native American tribes and environmental groups. The Oceti Sakowin camp, the main protest camp closest to the pipeline, was cleared in February following an emergency evacuation order signed by North Dakota Gov. Read More »

Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit

The concert raised money for victims and those injured in the suicide bombing that struck at Grande's May 22 show . "Manchester, I love you with all of my heart", Grande said before the performance, and just after singing " One Last Time " with Miley Cyrus , Pharrell and more of the show's performers standing behind her in solidarity. Read More »

Cavaliers wearing black jerseys for Game 2: 2017 NBA Finals

And though the Cavs were plus nine in rebounds, they did give up 14 offensive boards to the Dubs which lead to 18 second-chance points. Durant matched his postseason career high with 38 points in Game 1 to go with eight rebounds and eight assists, becoming the first player to post a 38-8-8 or better since Kobe Bryant went 40-8-8 in the 2009 Finals against Orlando. Read More »

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Stake Raised by Visionary Asset Management Inc

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More important recent The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) news were published by: Ft.com which released: "New Coca-Cola CEO to increase start-up investments" on May 09, 2017, also Desmoinesregister.com published article titled: "Coca-Cola distribution center to move from Waukee to Des Moines", Fool.com published: "Better Buy: Procter & Gamble Company vs. Read More »

U.S. Stocks Weaken on Fresh Economic Concerns

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The indicator-rich week culminates on Friday with the jobs report for May. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury Note inched lower to 2.199 percent, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury Bond also edged lower to 2.863 percent. Crude oil was about 1 percent lower with prices at $49.50 per barrel. The SPX added 1.1% for the month, and the Nasdaq picked up 2.5% - a seventh straight monthly win. Read More »

Flight diverted when lithium battery catches fire onboard

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A San Francisco-bound JetBlue flight was diverted Tuesday night after a carry-on bag containing an electronic device started smoking, the airline said. And safety advocates have warned that an electronics ban, which mostly affects flights leaving Middle Eastern and North African countries to the US and Britain, could be a fire risk since passengers have to pack their laptops and other large devices into checked bags that are placed in unmanned cargo holds. Read More »

OPEC agrees to extend output curbs, but falls short of experts' expectations

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Many OPEC members spoke after the meeting of a stabilization of prices in the near-term, however given the current supply and demand fundamentals with the oil market, I don't expect a rebound to 2013 levels anytime soon. He said there has been a "recalibration of costs" since June 2014, when crude prices began plummet. Backwardation - when near-term crude prices are higher than those for later months - will be needed for the cuts to shrink the glut, and prevent an increase in U.S. Read More »

Rocket Lab: New Zealand space launch is first from a private site

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But, whenever a rocket is launched, the ships and planes need re-routing. Still, despite this setback, Rocket Lab is proud of their test launch and sees it as an excellent milestone in the company. "There's already another one sitting in the factory, and the whole point of a test flight is to learn what you got right and what you got wrong, roll the next one out and fix it", he said . Read More »

Higher margins fuel HPCL Q4 net

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Total income from operations of the company increased by 21.71% at Rs 59183.49 crore for quarter under review as compared to Rs 48625.27 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2016. "The board of directors has recommended a final dividend of Rs 0.80 per share (16 percent) which works out to Rs 1027 crore over and above interim dividend of Rs 6.75 per share (135 percent) in two phases (Rs 4.50 and Rs 2.25 per share)", ONGC said in a statement on Friday. Read More »

Ford to cut 1400 jobs in North America, Asia

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Ford says the positions to be cut include those in human resources and marketing, but exclude other types of skills such as product development, information technology and plant manufacturing. Ford is getting leaner as it faces an onslaught of challenges, from slowing USA sales to high-tech challengers to its own disgruntled shareholders. Read More »

Oil prices rise as Saudi and Russia agree to prolong output curbs

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation said they favor prolonging oil-output cuts by global producers through the first quarter of 2018, setting a firmer timeframe for a likely extension of the curbs. Energy Information Administration report due at 10:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday. Even extending the cuts into the first quarter of next year may not be enough to rebalance supply and demand. Read More »

Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror

He said: "The bang echoed around the foyer of the arena and people started to run". The crowd was made up of mainly young people who had come to see Grande in her first of three scheduled concerts in the United Kingdom , on her European and Latin American tour. Read More »

FBI Russia Probe Expands to WH Adviser 'Close to the President'

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The rule restricts newly appointed government officials from investigating clients of prior employers. White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster on Sunday did not deny that President Donald Trump discussed his motivation for firing FBI Director James Comey in an Oval Office meeting with Russian officials this month. Read More »

About 37000 AT&T workers go on three-day strike

The union is also protesting what it says are AT&T's "pervasive efforts" to outsource customer support jobs. AT&T stores will remain open during the strike. Route 422 in Niles, said they are fighting for affordable benefits, fair wages and job security and are concerned about outsourcing. Over 20,000 of our CWA-represented employees last month approved an early agreement that includes a commitment to hire 3,000 people sourced from work that's now performed mostly offshore. Read More »

Macron Spent His First Full Day As President In Germany

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In a press conference after their meeting, Macron called for a "historic reconstruction" of Europe in order to counter the surge of populism, after defeating French nationalist leader Marine Le Pen in the second round of the French presidential election. Read More »

Trump to address graduates of US Coast Guard Academy

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President Donald Trump offered a robust defense of his presidency Wednesday, arguing that he has been treated unfairly by the Washington media amid a series of deepening scandals that have engulfed his administration . " I didn't get elected to serve the Washington media or special interests ", Trump said. The rumours about Mr Trump's request of Mr Comey have sparked calls for his impeachment. Read More »

United States diplomat angers Israel with Western Wall comments

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Yes, but it'll be quick. Also, East Jerusalem is where the Palestinians want to situate the capital of their independent state. It was in the Israeli victory in the Six-Day War, 50 years ago in 1967 , defeating the attacking armies of Israel's three neighboring countries - Egypt, Jordan and Syria - that Israel captured East Jerusalem, held by Jordan, and united it with West Jerusalem, held by Israel. Read More »

Solar-charging Teslas set for 2018 launch in Netherlands

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However, Tesla is unperturbed, as the Solar Roof rounds out CEO Elon Musk's vision for the future of clean energy - combining solar power, home batteries and electric vehicles (EVs), as part of the Master Plan. The roof is guaranteed for the life of the home, which is longer than the 20-year lifespan for a typical, non-solar roof, Musk said. Installations are set to begin in the USA this summer and from 2018 elsewhere. Read More »

Bahubali 2 Movie 14 Days Total Box Office Collection Report

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The lead face of the film, Prabhas playing the dual role of his Baahubali and his father has been reportedly paid a whopping amount of Rs 25 crore. On Friday, the film earned Rs 9.50 crore, reports Box Office India . " Baahubali: The Conclusion " a film by SS Rajamouli's which continues to break all the records at the box office has set another record on the 16th day and creates Rs 400 crore club. Read More »

British PM May says June election result "not certain" despite front-runner status

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Britain's next election had been scheduled for May 2020, but a two-thirds majority vote in parliament could overrule that in Wednesday's vote, which British media reported could come at around 1300 GMT after an hour and a half of debate. Montgomeryshire MP, Glyn Davies, said the Prime Minister had been left with "little choice" due to frustration over Brexit. Some were surprised by her move - she has repeatedly said she does not want to be distracted by time-consuming campaigning - but ... Read More »

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

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Get free real-time news alerts from the White House Patch. "If I am individually paying 35 percent, I will tell you that's more. OK?" Trump's plan has the potential to provide big tax cuts to high-income families - unless you live in a state with high state and local taxes. Read More »

Chesapeake swings to 1Q profit, beats Street forecasts

National Planning Corp now owns 17,051 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock valued at $110,000 after buying an additional 2,069 shares during the last quarter. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK ) had its target price raised to $82.00 by Zacks Investment Research in a report released 5/02/2017. A number of analysts have weighed in on CHK shares. Read More »

$2b fund for Apple partners

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Apple also announced on Wednesday that it had created more than 1.5 million jobs in the US. Further, the Apple CEO said they already invest in the developer community in several ways like by offering WWDC scholarships, opening a new developer center in India, etc. Read More »

Marks & Spencer hires "formidable" chairman

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M&S announced in a statement this morning that it had appointed Archie Norman as chairman with effect from September 1, to succeed Robert Swannell who will retire from the board on that date. He has also chaired broadcaster ITV ITV.L and been deputy chairman of Australian retailer Coles. "Archie is one of the most respected business leaders in the United Kingdom, with extensive experience as both CEO and chair, and a proven record in retail", Vindi Banga, M&S's senior independent ... Read More »

Groupon, Inc. (GRPN) closed at $3.47 in the last trading session

Analysts are forecasting earnings of $-0.04 on a per share basis this quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.01) EPS. Performance year to date since the 11/04/2011 is 4.52%. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 1.6%, while the company's earnings per share has grown -10.8%. Read More »