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Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs


But his full budget wish list released Tuesday actually assigns a dollar value to his promises. The administration maintained that the proposal would allow the EPA to focus on its core functions , and the Post noted that the budget would maintain select water infrastructure investments and bolster the budget for implementing the nation's new chemical oversight law. Read More »

Analysts Opinions on: E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC)

The investment professionals in our partner's database now have: 27.44 million shares, down from 27.60 million shares in 2016Q3. Regions Financial Corp also saw some unusual options trading on Monday. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with "Hold" on Tuesday, November 29. The stock of E*TRADE Financial Corp (NASDAQ:ETFC) has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, October 8 by Barclays Capital. Read More »

Atlas Brown Inc. Sells 66 Shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

The rating was initiated by BB&T Capital with "Buy" on Thursday, April 21. Jefferies has "Neutral" rating and $92 target. Clark Estates Inc decreased Exxon Mobil Corp ( XOM ) stake by 51.27% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. After $0.57 actual EPS reported by Xilinx, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.26% EPS growth. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q4 2016. Read More »

Oil price plunges 4%% as OPEC agrees to extend production cuts

The cuts are likely to also be implemented by a dozen non-members led by Russian Federation, which has reduced output in tandem with OPEC since January. But the comments by Saudi Arabia , the most influential player in the cartel, wiped out early gains in the oil price in anticipation of the meeting in Vienna. Read More »

Emmanuel Macron Humiliates Trump With Swerve Maneuver, He Responds With Aggressive Move

Earlier in the day, Macron, although more briefly, already shook hands with Trump. If that sounds like code for a painful one hours and 50 minutes, there was no outward sign of it, beyond some apparent strain over the U.S. "Trump is saying 'this is my space, my time, you are the guest, my house rules apply'". As Macron approached Trump, he made a swift route-change and instead greeted German Chancellor Angela Merkel , which Trump took umbrage with. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg Tells Harvard Graduates To Embrace Globalism, 'A Sense Of Purpose'


There was a stilted livestream tour of Kirkland H33, the dorm where he made Facebook's first iteration, in which the dropout reminisced about defining college memories, like some guy mooching his microwaved Hot Pockets. As of March, Facebook had 1.94 billion monthly active users worldwide and 18,770 employees. Gizmodo wrote, " Harvard's student paper is drunk and taking potshots at Mark Zuckerberg ". Read More »

OPEC agrees to extend oil output cuts till March

Non-OPEC producers led by Russian Federation, which are participating in the current output cut, also agreed here to join the extension till next March. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, American oil output could hit a record high of 9.9 million barrels per day, or closely mirroring the level Saudi Arabia has limited itself to. Read More »

County mum confirmed as killed in Manchester bomb attack


Around 60 people were also injured, many critically, as the bomb exploded in the arena's foyer as fans left a concert by United States pop star Ariana Grande . "She was loved by everyone and her warmth and kindness will be remembered fondly", he said. Friends said they were both being treated for their injuries in hospital. Read More »

Chinese group buys world's No 2 condom maker for $600 mn


Chief executive Magnus Nicolin said: "It is our only consumer business, it is the only business where we're not number one in the world, it is a business with a dramatically different go-to-market in terms of marketing spend". China's condom market is set to nearly triple to $5 billion by 2024 from 2015, according to a report by Transparency Market Research a year ago. Shares of Ansell raised almost 4 percent in the Australian market Thursday, after news of the deal circulated. Read More »

Russians Discussed How to Charm Trump Aides


The FBI , several congressional committees and a special counsel appointed by the Justice Department are looking into allegations of meddling by Russia in the 2016 USA election and possible ties between Trump's presidential campaign and Russian officials seeking to influence the election. Read More »

Gianforte wins US House race day after charged with assault

Jake Tapper said on CNN's "The Lead". As of Wednesday night, 259,558 ballots have been returned, said Derek J. Oestreicher, the Director of Elections and Voter Services in the Office of the Montana Secretary of State. That Georgia seat - in the rapidly changing suburbs that largely rejected Trump despite being historically Republican - is more of the type of seat Democrats will need to flip in order to win back the House in 2018. Read More »

Koreas tension | Seoul says North object that drew fire was likely balloon


The United States has for weeks been negotiating a new Security Council sanctions resolution with China, but US Ambassador Nikki Haley said last week that no final draft had been clinched. Speaking at a UN Conference on Disarmament Tuesday, North Korea's diplomat Ju Yong Chol defended their missile tests as legitimate acts of self defense. Read More »

Centre bans sale of cattle in animal markets for slaughter

Now, bulls, cows, bullocks, buffaloes, steers, heifers, calves and camels can be sold only to agriculturists. "Take an undertaking that the animals are bought for agriculture purposes and not for slaughter", says the special section for cattle in the rule notified under Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act of 1960. Read More »

Macron delays new gov't announcement to Wednesday: Elysee


After campaigning for Socialist prime minister Michel Rocard as a youth, he switched to the right, becoming a close ally of centre-right former prime minister Alain Juppe. The first ministerial cabinet meeting will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. France local time according to sources published to same global news agencies on Wednesday. Read More »

Did Trump really favor Macron in France?

Hours later, Trump and Macron clasped hands again. After the traditional handshake, Donald Trump congratulated his host of over 30 years. Trump is notorious for trying to assert his dominance over others by squeezing their hands with a vice-like grip and giving their arms a sudden yank . Read More »

Gianforte edges ahead of Quist an hour after polls close

During that conversation, another man - who we now know is Ben Jacobs of The Guardian - walked into the room with a voice recorder, put it up to Gianforte's face and began asking if he had a response to the newly released Congressional Budget Office report on the American Health Care Act. Read More »

Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli: Spokesman

He fled Libya in 1993 when the forces of Muammar el-Qaddafi issued a warrant for his arrest and received political asylum in Britain, where Salman Abedi was born and raised. We go to mosques. "We recite Quran, but not that". He said his son last visited Libya a month-and-a-half ago and never visited Syria. Now, he is the administrative manager of the Central Security force in Tripoli. Read More »

Trump budget cuts will hurt Americans

The budget says these tax cuts will be revenue-neutral, meaning that growth and income will cover the cost of the lost tax revenue, to the tune of $2 trillion. The new program has been championed by Trump's daughter, Ivanka. Trump's budget keeps to his campaign pledge to leave Medicare and Social Security pension benefits alone and contains spending increases for the military and veterans , but it treats most of the rest of the government as fair game. Read More »

Results start coming in for Montana special election

At the beginning of the night, the numbers were close for Gianforte and Democrat challenger Rob Quist , until the Republican candidate started pulling forward around 9:15 pm. But Gianforte brushed Jacobs off and then suddenly "body-slammed" him onto the ground, breaking his glasses, Jacobs says. As Gianforte moved on top of Jacobs, he began yelling something to the effect of, "I'm sick and exhausted of this!" "I should not have treated that reporter that way". Read More »

Mercedes ace Hamilton finishes eighth after topping morning session

The Englishman, who won here back in 2009, started the session almost six seconds off the pace as he got use to the wider and more physically demanding nature of this year's auto. Vettel, a four times world champion with Red Bull who leads Hamilton by six points after five races , was second and a mere 0.196 slower than the Briton with a time of 1:13.621. Read More »

Tehran Accuses Trump Administration of 'Iranophobia' and 'Hostile Policies'

He called on all countries to work together to isolate Iran "until the Iranian regime is willing to be a partner for peace". Newly re-elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani responded calmly to the Saudi-Trump summit, calling it a "theatrical gathering with no practical or political value", and refusing to take it as the last word from the Trump administration-while also reminding Americans of the Saudi role in 9/11. Read More »

Army claims 2 militants killed along LoC in Uri


Through its tough response, the Indian Army also appeared to have avenged the May 1 beheading of two of its fearless jawans by Pakistan's infamous BAT. Pakistan's BAT is widely believed to be behind the beheading of Indian soldiers in the recent past. In February, 2000, terrorist Ilyas Kashmiri had led a raid on the Indian Army's "Ashok Listening Post" in the Nowshera sector to kill seven Indian soldiers. Read More »

Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC (LAD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Berenberg Bank

It has by 0.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $837.54M company. The newest analyst ratings which are still in issue on Friday 19th of May state 4 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 0 analysts "buy", 8 analysts "neutral", 0 analysts "sell" and 3 analysts "strong sell". Read More »

G7 finance ministers puzzle over Trump's policies


However, Mnuchin abstained from stating the U.S. commitment to the letter and spirit of the communique, despite all the efforts of his French and German colleagues. A notable exception in the United Kingdom, where the Brexit process has revealed structural economic challenges similar to those in the US. An extended communique, a feature of the Italian G7 presidency, acknowledged that nations should do more to promote economic inclusion. Read More »