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Finance Crude Oil Price Falls on Huge Inventory Increase
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The EIA said USA oil inventories jumped 5.8 million barrels, versus expectations of a 2 million barrel drawdown. Oil rose to around $80 a barrel today, supported by concern that falling Venezuelan crude output and a potential drop in Iranian exports could further tighten global supply.

Finance Fuel price: No ad hoc measures; Govt ‘working on a long-term solution’
Author: 0 Fuel price: No ad hoc measures; Govt ‘working on a long-term solution’

The country is particularly at risk from stronger global crude oil prices because it is the third biggest importer of the commodity, buying about 80 percent of its oil needs. Fuel prices across the country saw a steady increase from May 15 onwards and during the past 12 days, petrol price increased by Rs 3.39 and diesel by Rs 3.80 per litre.

Finance Turkey central bank silent as lira 'freefall' intensifies
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Turkey's fiscal situation could deteriorate quickly without action on the decline of the Turkish lira , worldwide credit rating agency Standard & Poor's said Tuesday as the lira hit new record lows against the USA dollar and the euro. Federal Reserve is steadily raising rates, thereby encouraging investors to shift their money into higher-yielding investments in the United States. Ankara is hugely reliant on foreign capital and has suffered from this trend.

Finance Trump heralds US military in Naval Academy commencement address
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Update, 11:10 a.m.: President Donald Trump told graduates at the United States Naval Academy that "we have begun the great rebuilding of the USA military". "Together you are the tip of the spear, the edge of the blade and the front of the shield defending and protecting our great country", Trump said. A growing number use their platforms to denigrate America's incredible heritage, challenge America's sovereignty, and weaken America's pride.

Finance Comcast v. Disney: a fight for Twenty-First Century Fox
Author: 0 Comcast v. Disney: a fight for Twenty-First Century Fox

Murdoch, who with his family controls 21st Century Fox , agreed to the tie-up in December that would give Disney the Fox studios in Hollywood along with Fox's global TV operations and U.S. Comcast's stock fell 2 percent in early trading, while shares of the Walt Disney Co . dipped slightly. If Disney ups its offer for Fox , then that could trigger a bidding war for the studio's assets.

Finance Jared Kushner granted permanent security clearance
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Charles Phalen, the director of the National Background Investigations Bureau, told lawmakers at a House subcommittee oversight hearing held previous year that he had "never seen that level of mistakes" on a security clearance application than what he had seen from Kushner's original SF-86.

Finance USA surgeon general says he assisted in medical emergency on Delta flight
Author: 0 USA surgeon general says he assisted in medical emergency on Delta flight

It was not immediately clear what situation Adams was referring to and what happened on the flight. Adams was on a flight from Fort Lauderdale to Jackson, Mississippi, when the flight attendant asked if there was a doctor on board. Dr. Adams will be at UMMC in Jackson Thursday to discuss the opioid epidemic and what steps the administration and federal government are taking to address it.

Finance Ocado signs United States partnership
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Ocado said that the aim of the partnership is to "allow Kroger to redefine the grocery customer experience in the U.S. through the adoption of the centralised, automated model of online retailing provided by the Ocado Smart Platform ". The two companies are working to identify the first three sites in 2018. Instacart now delivers groceries for Kroger stores in 45 US markets, including Ralphs in Southern California, Mariano's in Chicago and King Soopers in Denver.

Finance Weekly esure Group plc (LON:ESUR) Ratings on May 16, 2018
Author: 0 Weekly esure Group plc (LON:ESUR) Ratings on May 16, 2018

Albert D Mason Inc, Massachusetts-based fund reported 15,990 shares. The Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc holds 46,460 shares with $1.49 million value, down from 60,955 last quarter. On Wednesday, April 4 the firm earned "Add" rating by Peel Hunt. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Sell" rating and GBX 281 target in Friday, January 26 report.

Finance Senate Approves Measure Protecting Net Neutrality
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Mississippi Republican Roger Wicker argued that net neutrality resulted in heavy-handed government regulation that stifled innovation. In the House of Representatives, the bill faces a tougher uphill battle. "Maintaining an open internet through net neutrality helps ensure fair and equal access to broadband for both entrepreneurs and consumers alike".

Finance US Senate votes to restore net neutrality
Author: 0 US Senate votes to restore net neutrality

Net Neutrality protesters in Philadelphia . They were Susan Collins (R-ME), John Kennedy (R-LA) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK). The repeal is scheduled to take effect June 11 . "Today's bipartisan vote to reinstate net neutrality is critical to promoting innovation, supporting our hard-working people, and encouraging economic growth - and it would not have been possible without the energy and passion of all those who contacted their elected representatives and made their voices heard".

Finance Home Depot Takes Lumps from Poor Sales
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Barometer Capital Mgmt accumulated 44,600 shares. Money Lc stated it has 4,177 shares. The stock remained 3.1 percent unpredictable for the recent week and 2.56 percent for the last month. It has outperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. The Nasdaq composite dropped 1.1 percent as Apple, Amazon, Microsoft and Google-parent Alphabet all pulled back more than 1 percent.

Finance Colorado girl seriously injured in bear attack outside home
Author: 0 Colorado girl seriously injured in bear attack outside home

Then, the mother, who was not identified, saw her girl being dragged by the black bear. When the mother started screaming at the animal, the bear dropped the girl, police said. "One of the things we want to do is go to the family and tell them we killed the right bear, and we're glad to hear that she will make a full recovery", Porras said.

Finance Under Pressure, Uber Ends Forced Arbitration For Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Author: 0 Under Pressure, Uber Ends Forced Arbitration For Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Uber Technologies Inc. said it will let sexual assault and harassment victims sue the company in court and plans to release data on sexual violence and other risky incidents that occur on its ride-hailing service. While it's easy to pick on individual companies like Uber for having policies like this, the truth is that they're just doing what all companies do.

Finance UAE launches $45bn investment to boost oil refineries
Author: 0 UAE launches $45bn investment to boost oil refineries

In November, it announced plans to invest $109 billion in the energy sector over the next five years. Abu Dhabi's nationwide oil firm stated Sunday it might spend $45 billion over the subsequent 5 years to affix different big, state-run petroleum giants, like Saudi Aramco , in refining a lot of their very own crude as a substitute of simply exporting it.

Finance Annual Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony
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Sheriff Steve Hoffman and the Marshall County Sheriff's Office serve our community with pride and professionalism. Through the Department of Justice, my Administration will continue to provide our Nation's law enforcement agencies with the resources they need and deserve to keep our citizens safe and our communities secure.

Finance Trump Says He, Xi Working to Bring Back China's Banned ZTE
Author: 0 Trump Says He, Xi Working to Bring Back China's Banned ZTE

China requested that President Donald Trump back off his threat of tariffs on Chinese imports, treat Chinese investments equally under US security reviews, and reassess the ban on ZTE. The ban also hurts ZTE's ability to provide services, such as repairs to infrastructure, to customers in other countries and regions in which it operates.