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EPA chief: Agency to reconsider methane emissions rule

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Residents of the complex and environmental activists protested ahead of his visit. At a press conference, local officials praised Pruitt for visiting the site. Evacuations began last summer. The EPA sent officials to the city to test the water of the homes near the Superfund site and found that not only were there high levels of lead in the tested homes, but that the contamination was likely city-wide problem; lead pipes and water that had been improperly treated for decades were the ... Read More »

Trump eyes changes to Obama's tax and Wall Street rules

But then any changes to the tax code would expire. In addition, Trump signed two presidential memoranda to review and propose reforms to two significant provisions of Dodd-Frank. "This is really the beginning of a whole new way of life that this country hasn't seen in really many, many years", the president said before signing the measures during his first visit to the Department of the Treasury. Read More »

The UK would be welcome back in EU

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That view is widely shared. The current mood is more promising than when May formally triggered the two-year Brexit process last month, a step that saw both sides taking tough positions on the talks ahead. The announcement marked a U-turn for May, who had repeatedly said she would not seek an early vote. "I am ... clear that no deal for Britain is better than a bad deal for Britain", May said in her Lancaster House speech in January. Read More »

US, Iran Trade Barbs Over 2015 Nuclear Deal

However, the U.S. admitted that Tehran was complying with the 2015 agreement, the BBC said. "It shouldn't have been signed". The review will look at Tehran's compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal and its behaviour in the region which Tillerson said undermined USA interests in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Lebanon. Read More »

South Korea on edge as defiant North ratchets up rhetoric

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Pointing to the quarter-century since the USA first confronted the North over its attempts to build nuclear weapons, the vice president said this had been followed by a period of patience. The U.S. will not relent until it achieves its objective of ensuring the Korean Peninsula is free of nuclear weapons, Vice President Mike Pence said Tuesday while visiting Japan. Read More »

China puts bombers on 'high alert' as tensions with North Korea escalate

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Tensions have risen sharply in recent months after North Korea conducted two nuclear weapons tests previous year and carried out a steady stream of ballistic missile tests. Criticisms of North Korea that were once quickly scrubbed from the internet are now being allowed to circulate, including a scathing speech by historian Shen Zhihua in which he accused Pyongyang of directly working against China's interests. Read More »

Fresno, California gunman enters court shouting

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Kori Ali Muhammad, the man who police say took three lives in downtown Fresno, Calif., on Tuesday, meant to go on a lethal rampage once he found out that he was being sought for an earlier homicide, according to new details Muhammad provided to police. Read More »

Oil prices dip on bloated US market, mixed Saudi signals

US crude stocks fell last week as refineries hiked output, but gasoline supplies, which are already seasonally high, surprisingly increased, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and other major producers are committed to reducing oil stockpiles, and all countries participating in a six-month deal to pare output are committed to restoring the market's stability, Barkindo said at a conference in Abu Dhabi. Read More »

Former Teacher Tad Cummins, Elizabeth Thomas Found in Calif.

We learned that in the course of the investigation, a 12-year-old student caught Tad Cummins and Elizabeth Thomas engaged in a kiss on January 23 . When day broke, Cummins was spotted and taken into custody without further incident after he walked out of the cabin on Eddy Gulch Road. While missing, Cummins was charged with kidnapping and a misdemeanor of sexual contact with a minor. Read More »

Alibaba Group Holding (BABA) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

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Alibaba Group Holding earned a media sentiment score of 0.41 on Alpha One's scale. Now the shares of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) has a trading volume of 13.74 Million shares, with an average trading volume of 9110 shares - with shares dropping to a 52 week low of $73.30, and the company's shares hitting a 52 week high of $ 112.20. Read More »

Sanders, Perez clash on opening leg of 'unity' tour

Jane Peters, a retired education official, echoed Olin's sentiments. On Tuesday, Sanders, a longtime independent and self-described democratic socialist, made headlines for reaffirming that he still doesn't consider himself a Democrat . Sanders's popularity continues to be a thorn in the Democratic establishment's side, and turning him into an asset has proven a hard balancing act. How the tables have turned... Read More »

Pro-ISIS Note Found Near Paris Gunman: Probe Source

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Bloodshed had always been feared ahead of Sunday's first round of voting after a string of jihadist atrocities since 2015, and shooting on the world-renowned boulevard forced security to the top of the agenda in the campaign. Second suspect named by media has no connection to the shooting, law enforcement said. "Another terrorist attack in Paris ". The gunman shot dead by French police on Thursday night, after killing a police officer, has been identified as Karim Cheurfi . Read More »

The Berenberg Bank Lowers Nucor Corporation (NUE) to Hold

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Norges Bank bought a new position in Nucor during the fourth quarter worth approximately $492,657,000. FMR LLC raised its stake in Nucor by 905.2% in the fourth quarter. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 28th. Nucor's dividend payout ratio is now 65.94%. Macquarie cut shares of Nucor from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 29th. Read More »

U.S. says Iran could become another North Korea if left 'unchecked'

As part of a quarterly report to Congress on Iran's adherence to the nuclear deal, Tillerson acknowledged Tuesday that Tehran was meeting its commitments under the agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. "This deal represents the same failed approach of the past that brought us to the current imminent threat we face from North Korea". In the first Iranian reaction to the comments, foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the USA should meet its own obligations before ... Read More »

Trump Signs Order for Tax Reform and Dodd-Frank Revamp

A top priority for the Trump administration has been to drive economic growth through tax reform and loosening regulations. The director of the National Economic Council said the administration's tax plan would offer sweeping reforms for both individuals and corporations. Read More »

(EVHC) Given a $75.00 Price Target by Jefferies Group LLC Analysts

Envision Healthcare (NYSE: EVHC ) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, February 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.00, for a total value of $97,500.00. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 4,925,792 shares of the company's stock worth $109,697,000 after buying an additional 58,376 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Barclays Reiterated Shire Plc (LON:SHP) As 'Overweight'

Therefore 8% are positive. Mears Group PLC had 41 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Tuesday, September 13. GBX 1718.19's average target is -4.55% below currents GBX 1800 stock price. As per Friday, January 15, the company rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets. Read More »

Hernandez lawyer wants murder conviction erased; Odin Lloyd's mom speaks out

The family of Aaron Hernandez is asking a judge to order MA prison officials to preserve evidence after the former New England Patriots player committed suicide while serving a life sentence for murder. In addition to a bonus that has been reported as either $3.25 million and $3.5 million, the Patriots also may have to pay $2.5 million in salary voided after his arrest. Read More »

United bars employees from taking passengers' seats

The change, issued on Friday, came after the backlash created by a video showing a United passenger being pulled from his seat and dragged down the aisle after refusing to leave an April 9 flight to make room for an airline employee. United Chief Executive Oscar Munoz on Monday again apologized for the incident. United Airlines said in an internal memo that the policy "is so the denied boarding process in an oversell situation may be implemented in a gate or lobby area and not on board the ... Read More »

Le Pen gains support after Paris attack but Macron still seen winning

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The attack was swiftly claimed by militant Islamist group Islamic State . Thursday's Islamist terror attack likely boosts Le Pen's odds in the election. With Le Pen and Macron leading the pack as of now, a run-off could potentially see further involvement from Donald Trump and Barack Obama. But attacks that have taken place soon before elections, including the November 2015 attacks in Paris ahead of regional elections and the shooting in a Jewish school before the 2012 presidentials, ... Read More »

Champs Elysées Assailant Karim Cheurfi Had Note Justifying ISIS

As police blocked off key roadways in the heart of the French capital and told people to avoid the area, the broad avenues leading to the Arc de Triomphe were awash in police vehicles decked with whirling blue lights. Investigators are trying to find out whether Cheurfi had accomplices, Molins said. A foreign tourist was also slightly injured. (French) "We are convinced that the leads that are contributing to the investigation, which should reveal the truth, are terrorist in nature". Read More »

Attack gives French far-right more ammunition

Nevertheless, the Presidential election will help gauge the mood of the nation. The swift claim by IS indicated the group may have been trying to capitalize on the widespread attention from a high-profile attack at a time when Islamic extremism and security are at the center of France's presidential campaign. Read More »

Haitong Bank Reiterates Sell Rating for Kingfisher plc (KGF)

The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.13 on April 20, reaching $20.48. About 82,006 shares traded. (NASDAQ:RUSHA) has risen 53.89% since September 14, 2016 and is uptrending. OneSavings Bank PLC has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of GBX 432.50 ($5.44). The stock of Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, March 1. Read More »

Dairy farmers 'very unfair' to US counterparts

State and Wisconsin dairy farmers and what they are doing to our northern border states on lumber and timber". "In Canada, some very unfair things have happened to our dairy farmers and we're going to start working on that ... "The fact is, NAFTA - whether it's Mexico or Canada - is a disaster for our country". "The truth is, both the US and world dairy markets are now over-saturated, which has led to low prices at the farm-gate and a lower price received by the processors", said Isabelle ... Read More »