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GOP lawmaker cautions health care bill is Obamacare 'tweak'

The ad refers to a provision that will allow insurance companies to charge adults five times more for insurance than younger people buying on the individual mar...


Syrian Kurdish forces to push on IS capital this summer

Syrian Free army and Kurdish forces will spearhead the assault on the city, but they are awaiting the supply of United States weapons, which the USA only author...


Interserve plc's (IRV) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Goldman Sachs Group Inc restated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 2,090 ($27.03) target price on shares of Wpp Plc in a report on Tuesday, April 25th. About shar...


Trump to visit Saudi Arabia and Israel in first foreign trip

In Israel, Trump will meet with Israeli leaders President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as Palestinian Authority President Mahmo...


Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest for first time

Salvador is a 27-year-old Portugese singer who placed seventh in Idolos , the country's version of Pop Idol . "It was hard to sing every night until midnigh...


US institutions "under assault': Ex National Intelligence head"

In an interview with ABC's This Week , Clapper said that Russian Federation likely sees the firing of FBI Director James Comey as "another victory on the score...


Family says JetBlue kicked them off plane over carry-on cake

Cameron Burke had originally placed the cake in the overhead locker as a surprise for his wife Minta's birthday - but when it was spotted by a flight attendan...


Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow in 1Q report

About $2 billion of Snap's $2.2 billion net loss in the January-March period was for IPO-related stock compensation costs. A number of analysts recently iss...


Gong brings hosts opening gold, Su wins 100m at Shanghai Diamond League

Two-time Olympic champion David Rudisha of Kenya faded to fourth in the 800, more than half a second behind victor Kipyegon Bett's time of 1:44.70 and four seco...


Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC)

They now have a Dollars 35 price target on the stock. Clean Yield Group Inc holds 1.36% or 126,225 shares in its portfolio. However, once a company does decide ...


Coach snags handbag rival Kate Spade in $2.4 billion deal

Actress Victoria Justice poses at kate spade NY Spring 2017 Fashion Presentation at Russian Tea Room on February 10, 2017 in NY City. In February, Kate Spa...


Don't call me Caitlyn: Baby name plunges in popularity

The 2016 list features some of the same names at the top. This marks the fourth year at number one for Noah and the third for Emma, according to the Social Sec...


North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

They gave names of people supposedly involved in the plot, dates on which key characters communicated with each other and the amounts of money that allegedly ch...


Allergan Stock Falls on Declining U.S. Medicine Revenue, Goldman Downgrade

The shares were sold at an average price of $246.68, for a total transaction of $17,267,600.00. The Beta for the stock stands at 1.17. Enterprise Financial Serv...


Star Wars Fans Celebrate May the Fourth (Be With You)

It's the 40th anniversary of the sci-fi film franchise. Legendary composer Williams is well known for scoring all seven of the Star Wars saga films, beginning w...


Wisconsin-based atheist group sues Trump over church order

The law prohibits tax-exempt charitable organizations such as churches from participating directly or indirectly in any political campaign to support or oppos...


Le Pen speech plagiarism 'a wink to former candidate Fillon'

France votes for a new president on Sunday (Monday NZ Time), a ballot being watched closely by financial markets and France's neighbours as a test of the global...


Analysts Set Ascena Retail Group Inc (ASNA) Price Target at $5.83

Highbridge Capital Management LLC now owns 27,109 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $167,000 after buying an additional 26,909 shares during the la...


Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) Reviewed By Analysts

Petroleo Brasileiro Sa Petro (Put) now has $57.77B valuation. Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, ...


Wells Fargo says agrees with Warren Buffett and is fixing its problems

The bank said last fall that its employees opened up 2 million bank accounts without customer approval to meet unrealistic sales goals. Wells Fargo had a sa...


Asian development lender takes stock as US policy shifts

On the sidelines of the Asian Development Bank's annual meeting in Yokohama, The Japan Times, a media partner for the ADB conference, held a seminar entitled "T...


Oil tumbles amid oversupply fears, unlikelihood of deeper Opec cuts

Crude prices spiked and many predicted a speedy return to $60-plus prices as excess supply would finally be drained. Oil prices stabilized in Asian trading Frid...


Messi passes 50-goal mark as Barcelona keep pressure on Real MAdrid

Champions Barca temporarily went three points ahead of Real Madrid as Neymar and fellow South Americans Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez combined to see off an in...


U.S. employers added 211000 jobs, rate fell to 4.4 percent

The unemployment rate dipped to 4.4 percent - its lowest point in a decade - from 4.5 percent in March, the Labor Department said Friday. Average paychecks di...


Gold edges up, but set for worst week since November

Gold inched up on Friday as the euro rose against the USA dollar, but was on track for its biggest weekly fall since November on receding political risks in Fra...


Apple steps up its effort to emphasize its economic impact

As well, Cook said that the first company which they would invest some of this money into had already been chosen, though the company itself has not been named....


January/March economic performance worst in 3 years, AP reports

The growth was led by an increase in spending on structures. A mild winter undercut demand for heating and utilities production. This year the drop was more...


United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

The Chicago-based United Airlines is reviewing policies with regard to handling oversold flights to prevent similar incidents, and talking to some passengers an...


Minister wants strict checking of petrol pumps

They claimed that the district administration officials' apathetic attitude is taking toll on their pockets and demanded that it is time for the admn to act int...


Le Pen's long odds attract new punters to French political betting

A victory for Macron would make him the youngest person ever to hold the French presidency while victory for Le Pen would see the country elect its first ever f...