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Mattis Travels to India to Emphasize 'Enduring US Commitment'

Mattis Travels to India to Emphasize 'Enduring US Commitment'

India and US have alignment, strong convergence on countering terrorism, maritime. Although no significant defense purchases or policy announcements are expected on this trip, Mattis will likely dis...

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BOE Says Banks Need Extra £10B To Cover Consumer Credit Risk

BOE Says Banks Need Extra £10B To Cover Consumer Credit Risk

Focusing on data sharing between Britain and the European Union after Brexit, the FPC said in a statement on September 20: "Firms also lack robust contingency plans to mitigate risks to financial s...

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Walmart wants to stock your refrigerator - even when you're not home

Walmart wants to stock your refrigerator - even when you're not home

When the order is all set, a deliverer will bring it to the customer's home. Walmart is testing out a new personal service that delivers groceries all the way to your refrigerator, even when you'r...

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AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices fall 12 cents

AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices fall 12 cents

AAA Northeast reports Monday that self-serve, regular has dropped 3 cents per gallon in Rhode Island to an average of $2.69 in the past week. Ann Arbor is also down 6.9 cents to $2.46 per gallon; F...

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Uber CEO apologises to Londoners, admits 'We got things wrong'

Uber CEO apologises to Londoners, admits 'We got things wrong'

The new CEO of Uber apologized for past mistakes on Monday in a public attempt to show London authorities that the company, known for aggressive tactics, is willing to change to retain its right to ...

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Buhari congratulates Merkel over victory at German polls

Buhari congratulates Merkel over victory at German polls

Merkel clarified that while the fact that a far-right wing party will enter the German parliament for the first time since the Second World War is concerning, the AfD will not influence her imm...

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Did Odell Beckham's end zone celebration go too far?

Did Odell Beckham's end zone celebration go too far?

Lincoln Financial Field - also the Giants' House of Horrors in recent years - may have dug a gravestone for the Eagles' NFC East division rival on Sunday afternoon. But the penalty was not costl...

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PM Modi launches 'Saubhagya - Electricity for All' scheme worth over 16000 crore

PM Modi launches 'Saubhagya - Electricity for All' scheme worth over 16000 crore

Modi said, "Can you imagine that more than 4 crore families out of 25 crore don't have electricity ". It houses the corporate office of India's largest oil and gas producer and its overseas subsidiar...

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Target Raising Minimum Wage, Aiming For $15 By 2020

Target Raising Minimum Wage, Aiming For $15 By 2020

The increase brings Target's minimum wage above the minimum wage required by law in 48 states and matches MA and Washington. The retail industry is the largest private-sector employer in the USA, and ...

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Kroos returns for Madrid's trip to Dortmund

Kroos returns for Madrid's trip to Dortmund

The bookies see Los Blancos as favourites. Real Madrid to be winning at half-time and a Borussia Dortmund comeback win is rated at 20/1. These two sides played at Signal Iduna Park on Septembe...

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Wenger sees Ramsey as Arsenal's future captain

Wenger sees Ramsey as Arsenal's future captain

A move to Watford failed to materialise before West Brom stepped in on the eve of deadline day, with Wenger gutted to see Gibbs move on. The Arsenal boss said that the loss of Gibbs hurt more,...

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Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX) Position Cut by Citigroup Inc

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $82.24 million company. The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales pe...

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OPEC winning battle to end oil glut

OPEC winning battle to end oil glut

Kuwaiti Oil Minister Essam al-Marzouq, who chaired Friday's meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee, said output curbs were helping cut global crude inventories to their five-year averag...

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Arvind Subramanian gets one-year extension as Chief Economic Advisor

Arvind Subramanian gets one-year extension as Chief Economic Advisor

Subramanian's resignation. Subramanian had agreed to a three-year term and wanted to return to his assignment in the USA, as he also has family commitments. The Economic Survey 2016-17, was for the fi...

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Australia to create national space agency

Australia to create national space agency

Australia spends about $4 billion on space activities annually, but most of this is going to overseas companies. Labor announced on Monday morning that it would also create an Australian Space Scien...

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Pakistan cricket team reaches UAE for Sri Lanka series

Pakistan cricket team reaches UAE for Sri Lanka series

Meanwhile, Ahmad Shahzad and Mohammad Rizwan have been left out of the squad . Not only does that reassure high spirited Pakistani nation of their patriotic endeavours being finally heard and answere...

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Jeremy Corbyn resists his MPs' pressure for post-Brexit single market commitment

Jeremy Corbyn resists his MPs' pressure for post-Brexit single market commitment

He confirmed he had received unanimous support from Labour's ruling National Executive Committee to give greater power to party members, including by giving conference the final say on deciding policy...

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China's Banks Halt Business With North Korea Per UN Sanctions

China's Banks Halt Business With North Korea Per UN Sanctions

A magnitude 3.5 quake struck at 4:29 a.m. ET Saturday 22 kilometers (more than 13 miles) east-northeast of Sungjibaegam, North Korea, the US Geological Survey said. U.S. -Russian relations are at a ...

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MotoGP 2017: Vinales claims Aragon pole as Rossi qualifies third

MotoGP 2017: Vinales claims Aragon pole as Rossi qualifies third

The twenty-three lap race saw him claw his way through the pack besting Andrea Dovizioso , the still recovering Valentino Rossi and finally Ducati's Jorge Lorenzo taking front place on lap 16. "I...

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Commonwealth Bank, Westpac and ANZ drop 'foreign ATM' fees

Commonwealth Bank, Westpac and ANZ drop 'foreign ATM' fees

Non-customers using Westpac ATMs will also have St. George, Bank of Melbourne and BankSA cut into the deal. "We understand that the "foreign ATM" fee has been deeply unpopular with consumers". He sa...

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Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) Institutional Investor Positioning

Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE:CFG) has risen 50.96% since September 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. The stock has seen a uptick on its SMA50 which is now 8.8...

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China to enforce United Nations sanctions against North Korea

China to enforce United Nations sanctions against North Korea

President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un spent the past week trading insults and ratcheting up the already-high tension between the countries. China wields the most influence on Nort...

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James Franklin thinks Saquon Barkley is best player in country

James Franklin thinks Saquon Barkley is best player in country

Like Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz said this week, there's no way to mimic his contributions, no way to prepare for his power or his speed or his ability to work out of the tightest spaces unscathe...

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North Korea says Trump insult ensures attack on US

North Korea says Trump insult ensures attack on US

On Friday, Trump wrote on Twitter that N. Korean leader "is obviously a madman " who " would be tested like never before ". Ri Yong-Ho made the comment on the sidelines of a United Nations ...

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Benzema to stay with Real Madrid until end of 2021 season

Benzema to stay with Real Madrid until end of 2021 season

And missed one that will be replayed over and over. Ronaldo made his first league appearance in the defeat to Betis on Wednesday after his five-game ban. When Betis have played teams that have s...

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Kyodo: China Freezes All N. Korean Accounts in Liaoning Province

Kyodo: China Freezes All N. Korean Accounts in Liaoning Province

The order came as European Union ambassadors agreed draft sanctions against North Korea , including a ban on investments in the country and on EU exports of oil. Ri Yong-ho told the UN Mr Trump w...

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United Kingdom credit rating cut amid Brexit fears

United Kingdom credit rating cut amid Brexit fears

A leading rating agency has downgraded Britain's credit because of Brexit , prompting anger from Theresa May's government. Further "loss of economic strength" was cited as the main reason for the...

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Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'

Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'

Earlier in the day, Trump had called Kim Jong Un "a madman " who doesn't mind starving or killing his people'. North Korea's foreign minister issued the threat early Friday - telling reporters th...

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NAFTA talks continue as pork production grows

NAFTA talks continue as pork production grows

In talks that were triggered shortly after the new president took office, the Trump administration is pushing for wholesale changes to NAFTA, which was enacted in 1994 to create a free-trade zone be...

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More trade woes for N Korea; China to cut oil supplies

More trade woes for N Korea; China to cut oil supplies

South Korea's Yonhap news agency reports that Ri told reporters in NY that a response "could be the most powerful detonation of an H-bomb in the Pacific". Trump said he had signed an executive order ...

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