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In reversal, radio host Alex Jones apologizes to Chobani

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After Chobani, a yogurt company, announced it would be suing Alex Jones , the rightwing conspiracy theorist behind InfoWars , Jones insisted that he would not be "backing down". Jones added that he regretted mischaracterizing Chobani, its employees and the people of Twin Falls. Jones also issued a public apology earlier this year to a Washington, D.C., pizzeria he had erroneously linked to an alleged child sex ring that supposedly had ties to Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. Read More »

Putin says Trump did not share secrets with Russian Federation

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Speaking to Russian news agencies on Wednesday Yuri Ushakov, a Putin aide, earlier would not comment on the contents of last week's talks among Trump, Lavrov and Kislyak. For Democrats but also for some moderate Republicans, there is growing concern that the Trump White House refused to hand over transcripts or tapes, with "three separate congressional investigations ongoing into Russian meddlings or ties between Russian officials and Trump's staff", she said. Read More »

Swiss National Bank Acquires 642300 Shares of Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)

Marathon Oil (NYSE: MRO ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 4th. As per Saturday, September 5, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Deprince Race Zollo accumulated 89,470 shares. Its share price has risen 1.68% in three months and is up 0.31% for the last five trades. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability. Read More »

Nine injured in altercation at Turkish embassy in Washington

An elderly man holding a megaphone was kicked in the face, and several women were also hit. Two suspects - not from Erdogan's detail - were arrested at the scene and 11 people were hurt. "It is a remarkable (and) alarming act of boldness that the thugs and their Turkish backers believe they can get away with this in the US capital", tweeted Jim Sciutto, CNN's chief national security correspondent. Read More »

Paul Ryan says he has not lost confidence in Trump

McCarthy said he would like to see the entire memo before making any further conclusions related to its content. "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie Rose said Wednesday that the show had contacted 20 Republican senators and representatives to appear on the show, as well as White House representatives, and all declined the invitation. Read More »

France's Macron appoints conservative Edouard Philippe as PM

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In a sign of that concern, LR senior lawmaker Francois Baroin disowned party colleague Edouard Philippe for accepting Macron's offer of the job of prime minister on Monday. Mr Philippe's age reinforces the generational shift in France's corridors of power and the image of youthful vigour that Mr Macron is cultivating. Read More »

Euro strengthens as 'pro-business' Macron wins French presidency

Between city and countryside, rich and poor, educated and not. Macron, who was the minister for economy under Francois Hollande's government, is expected to retain numerous current government's energy policies towards increasing the share of renewables to 32 percent of final energy use by 2030. Read More »

Baker Hughes' (BHI) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $2.42B and as low as $2.26B per share. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.17%. Tower Research Capital Llc Trc increased Autodesk Inc (NASDAQ:ADSK) stake by 8,380 shares to 8,903 valued at $659,000 in 2016Q4. Receive Baker Hughes Incorporated News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Baker Hughes Incorporated ... Read More »

Democrats Open to Blocking Trump's FBI Pick, Says Schumer

When he was asked, "Internally, from the president?" Democrats and several Republicans in Congress have publicly mulled pressing the Department of Justice to appoint a special prosecutor or establishing an independent investigative body that could look into allegations of potential collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign in what the U.S. Read More »

Snapchat shares plunge after $US2.2 billion loss on $US149m revenue

Some $US2 billion of that loss was tied to stock compensation costs for the IPO as the company's youthful founders made hay. Instagram revealed last month that there were more than 200 million daily active users for Instagram Stories, its Snapchat clone - or more than the number of daily users for Snapchat itself. Read More »

BP plc (BP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

Its up 26.54% from 1.59 million shares previously. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. The company has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 2,498 ($32.24). Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of MKS in report on Wednesday, July 6 with "Hold" rating. FirstEnergy Capital maintained Cairn Energy PLC (LON:CNE) on Tuesday, February 23 with "Market Perform" rating. Read More »

Merkel: British EU immigration cap would have price

Mr Macron used a visit to the German capital to meet the veteran leader in his first official trip overseas, to call for a "historic reconstruction" of Europe. Macron faces his first big test next month in legislative elections that will determine how far he is able to advance his reform agenda. His appointment marks a milestone in the rebuilding of France's political landscape, which has been dynamited by the election of Mr Macron - the first president of modern France not from the ... Read More »

OPEC, Russia Want Longer Period of Production Cuts

Rising output in the U.S., CMC Markets chief analyst Michael McCarthy said, will reinforce investor doubt about OPEC's strength. "It could be short-lived and may not be able to boost prices anywhere above $60 or $70". Longer cuts at already agreed-upon volumes are needed to reduce global inventories to the five-year average, the energy ministers of the world's biggest crude producers said at a joint press briefing in Beijing yesterday. Read More »

Royal Mail reports rising profits but warns over business uncertainty

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Royal Mail reiterated its forecast that addressed letter volume would decline by 4 to 6 percent per year, excluding the impact of political parties' election mailings. The company, which was privatised in 2013, is also facing the prospect of strike action over plans to close its defined benefit pension scheme next year. Read More »

Ford to cut 1400 jobs in North America, Asia

Ford's stock price has fallen almost 40 percent over the last three years. The staff cuts are part of a plan to lop $3 billion off the company's costs this year. Those figures will be outlined later this year, along with related personnel costs, which will be booked as special items in the third quarter, a company spokesman said. Read More »

Impeaching Trump is now being openly discussed as a real possibility

The Constitution states that "The President, Vice-President, and all civil Officers of the United States shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other High Crimes and Misdemeanors". Republican Rep. Justin Amash, however, said if Trump did urge Comey to quash the Flynn probe that would be grounds for impeachment. Co-host Norah O'Donnell reminded, "Obstruction of justice was the main charge against Bill Clinton when he was impeached in 1998". Read More »

Ransomware hits 'hundreds of thousands' of China PCs: firm

Europol executive director Rob Wainwright told Britain's ITV television on Sunday that the attack had been "unprecedented". "The numbers are going up; I am anxious about how the numbers will continue to grow when people go to work and turn (on) their machines on Monday morning". Read More »

Wall Street tumbles as reform hopes fade with Trump crisis

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At 12:07 p.m. ET (1607 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 260.91 points, or 1.24 percent, at 20,718.84, the S&P 500 was down 26.85 points, or 1.12 percent, at6 percent, at 2,373.82 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 99.13 points, or 1.61 percent, at 6,070.74. Read More »

White House moves to limit damage of latest Trump controversy

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Adding to their dismay, Trump fired Comey last week, citing the Russian Federation investigation as his primary motivation. Republicans like Senator Roy Blunt, a Missouri Republican, tried to remain upbeat. Republican Representative Jason Chaffetz, the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, requested the documents be delivered by May 24 and said he would subpoena the information if necessary. Read More »

Wanncrypt Cyber Attack: "At Least 200000 Victims"

The spread was reportedly halted after a researcher bought an unregistered website domain that was consistently highlighted during the attack. This particular program, called WannaCry, asks for about $300, though the price increases over time. Read More »

BNP Paribas Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc (INO)

Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 108.5% to analysts' high consensus price target. Also, CEO Jong Joseph Kim sold 147,180 shares of Inovio Pharmaceuticals stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 31st. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $9.00, which would be an increase of about 26% of its current value. Read More »