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Oil prices settle lower on disappointment in OPEC's production policy

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Oil producers worldwide, including 11 non-OPEC members, joined together in December 2016 to agree on 1.8 million barrels per day of production cuts that would successfully stabilize the oil price in 2017. Yet he said the wild card for the oil market has been the growth in US crude production, particularly from shale. The deal, which began on January 1, was to end in June but has been extended to the first quarter of 2018. Read More »

Pope: More Christian martyrs today than in ancient times

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He said the attack on a bus carrying Christians, many of them children, would steel the nation's resolve to destroy terrorist organizations and expose "their depraved, twisted and thuggish ideology". "The air force has conducted several intensive day and night-time strikes". The so-called Islamic State has taken credit for a Friday attack on Egypt's Coptic Christian that left 29 dead, according to the Associated Press . Read More »

Kiwis win thriller on Swede penalty in America's Cup trials

They then came out and got past Sweden's Artemis Racing in a thrilling start to the second ay with a 3s win. But the Swedish team made amends in their second race by ending the three-race winning run of Oracle Team USA with a convincing show of tactics and boat speed giving them victory by a 39-second margin after taking the lead from the start. Read More »

Oil rises as investors expect output cut extension next week

Oil producers have been trying to boost prices, as crude futures trade around $50 a barrel, less than half their level from early 2014, though above the low of below $30 in early 2015. Earlier, Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation made a joint statement , saying during the OPEC meeting to be held May 24-25, they will propose the extension of the output cut deal by nine months. Read More »

Noren shoots 10-under, wins BMW PGA Championship

He has played more events on the PGA Tour this year and struggled with the firmness of the greens, but a fifth-place finish at the Dell Technologies Match Play in March restored some confidence before a 10th place at The Players Championship two weeks ago. Read More »

Pirates of The Caribbean: Swashbuckling adventure

Depp has faced challenges off-screen, but his personal problems only serve to remind us how flawless he is for this particular part. Only by locating the magical Trident of Poseidon can Thwaites break the curse and return his papa to terra firma. Read More »

America's Cup Opening Day postponed until tomorrow

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You always want more time, but what we have achieved in the time and with the resource we have is unreal, especially when you compare to some of the other teams that have been on the water for over a year longer than we have, and have plenty more resource. Read More »

Philippines: 2000 people trapped in Marawi battle

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MARAWI , Philippines (AP) - Philippine forces found the bodies of what appeared to be eight executed civilians as authorities launched fresh airstrikes Sunday to drive militants linked to the Islamic State group out of a besieged southern city. Read More »

BTG plc (BTG) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt

The Company's divisions include Destination and Premium, which consists of food and drink sales, accommodation and gaming machine income; Taverns, which includes Food and drink sales, rent from licensed properties, accommodation and gaming machine income; Leased, which includes drink sales, rent from licensed properties and gaming machine income; Brewing, which comprises drink sales and third-party brewing, packaging and distribution, and Group Services.Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS) traded ... Read More »

(CERS) Given a $7.00 Price Target by Cantor Fitzgerald Analysts

The stock increased 16.34% or $0.33 on May 26, reaching $2.35. 2,876 are held by Walleye Trading Ltd Liability Corporation. Cerus (NASDAQ:CERS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 4th. More news for Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) were recently published by: Fool.com, which released: "Here's Why Cerus Corporation Dropped as Much as 33.2% This Morning" on May 04, 2017. Read More »

The Nokia Oyj (NOK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. acquired a new stake in Nokia Oyj during the first quarter valued at about $136,000. Comerica Bank increased its stake in shares of Nokia Oyj by 13.5% in the fourth quarter. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 26th will be given a $0.1824 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 23rd. Nokia Oyj's dividend payout ratio is -142.85%. Read More »

Senators vs. Penguins Game 7 odds: Pittsburgh betting favorite hosting Ottawa

Malkin would interrupt the more friendly parabolas with sharpish headers, directed at specific teammates, and laugh and laugh. Pittsburgh Penguins centre Sidney Crosby (87) battles with Ottawa Senators defenseman Marc Methot (3) during the second period of game six of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Ottawa on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 . Read More »

Pa.'s federal lawmakers assess Trump budget

Warren pointed to a recent Congressional Budget Office analysis that found the House-passed AHCA would cut $834 billion from Medicaid and leave 23 million additional people uninsured in 2026 compared to the Affordable Care Act - a law under which she argued the uninsured rate for veterans decreased by almost 40 percent. Read More »

Cyber attack eases, hacking group threatens to sell code

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Just hours after the Google researcher's discovery, cybersecurity firms Kaspersky Lab and Symantec confirmed they also detected similarities in the codes. Some suspect a group known as Lazarus, believed to be a mixture of North Korean hackers operating in cahoots with Chinese "cyber-mercenaries". "We are not aware of payments that have led to any data recovery", White House Homeland Security adviser Tom Bossert said at a daily briefing. Read More »

Court maintains block on Trump's Muslim travel ban

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Linda Hartke, LIRS President and CEO said in the statement: "In its first 100 days, we have seen efforts to block refugees and migrants who are fleeing violence in their homeland from entering our country.The notion that certain countries or ethnicities pose more of a danger than others is baseless at best". Read More »

Foreigners involved in deadly Philippine urban battle

On May 24, the Maute group forced civilians passing through a checkpoint in Marawi City to disembark from their truck and murdered them after learning that they were Christians. He said governmental planes are at their disposal for the wounded to be transported and the best medical equipment is available. He added he received a call on Tuesday night from one of the militants, who introduced himself as "a member of the ISIS [Islamic State in Iraq and Syria]", and demanded for a "unilateral ... Read More »

Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600 in for first NASCAR Cup victory

Drivers on newer tires, led by Truex and Busch, caught those who stayed out, except Johnson and Dillon, in just a few laps. On the final lap, Busch passed Truex for second. "When I saw the 3 on top, that is when I got emotional", Childress said. "I ran into the back of Chase". "This is what we needed after some tough races and tonight we just needed a good, solid finish". Read More »

Death toll from Sri Lanka's devastating floods, landslides rises to 169

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Monsoon rains a year ago caused flooding and landslides , killing over 100 people. The death toll is expected to rise further as 109 people are still missing, according to the Disaster Management Centre . More than 1,600 soldiers from the Sri Lanka Army has been engaged in flood and landslide relief operations in the affected areas. Sri Lanka has also sought worldwide assistance, with India rushing a second naval ship laden with supplies. Read More »

British Airways aims to resume most United Kingdom flights

British Airways said it was hoping to operate a near-normal schedule of flights from Gatwick , London's other major airport, and the majority of its Heathrow services. Heathrow, however, said it expected further delays and cancellations of BA flights. Other airlines flying in and out of the London airports were unaffected. Read More »

Kelly Calls Maintaining Communication Channels With Russia 'a Good Thing'

The technology would be through the Russian embassy. U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is defending an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications with Russian Federation, describing it as a "good thing" as the Trump administration sought to quell mounting questions over secret ties to the Kremlin. Read More »

Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile

While North Korean scientists could be tweaking them - for instance, developing a new solid-fuel short-range missile - the North tests these shorter-range missiles much less than it does its less dependable, longer-range missiles. Since 2008, photographer Eric Lafforgue ventured to North Korea six times. On Tuesday, the United States will test an existing missile defence system to try to intercept an ICBM, the first such test, officials said last week. Read More »

Chipotle reports findings of hacking investigation

The company had a trading volume of 477,836 shares. (NYSE:CMG). Steadfast LP holds 1.47% of its portfolio in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) has risen 7.62% since May 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Btg Pactual Global Asset reported 79,250 shares. Cim Invest Mangement owns 5,194 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. Bandera Prtnrs Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 20,000 shares. Read More »