• Maersk Oil & Gas accept $7.45bn Total deal
Maersk Oil & Gas accept $7.45bn Total deal

Total will also get Maersk's 8.44% stake in the giant Johan Sverdrup oil development offshore Norway and become the second largest independent in Algeria through Maersk's oil interests there. Hydrocarbons from North Sea chalk are hard to extract, requiring technical methods to obtain the resource which helps increase production rates. The world'...

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  • Wall St ends down after more White House turmoil
Wall St ends down after more White House turmoil

SINGAPORE, Aug 18 ( Reuters ) - Asian stock investors joined a global retreat from riskier assets on Friday and the dollar wavered on rising doubts about U.S. The Dow closed at 21,750.73, down 1.2 percent, while the Nasdaq fell 1.9 percent, to 6,221.91, and the S&P 500 dipped 1.5 percent, to 2,430.01. Prior to the attack, investors already were f...

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  • Deportivo La Coruña v Real Madrid
Deportivo La Coruña v Real Madrid

Zidane is happy with the options at his disposal but is not ruling out the prospect of a late flurry of arrivals before the end of the month. "Certainly, I have a fantastic team and we can still improve, I have some very young players and you can always learn more".

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  • US says still interested in dialogue with NKorea
US says still interested in dialogue with NKorea

Pyongyang tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles last month. The intense rhetoric on both sides has raised fears of a miscalculation leading to catastrophic consequences - Pyongyang has vast artillery forces deployed within range of Seoul , where millions of people live.

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  • BMO Capital Markets Reaffirms
BMO Capital Markets Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Hibbett Sports, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB)

Guggenheim Capital Limited accumulated 10,391 shares or 0% of the stock. Earnings surprises can have a huge impact on a company's stock price. The 6 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $261.14 million company. HIBB's profit will be $3.11M for 19.67 P/E if the $0.15 EPS becomes a reality. The company reported $0.97 earnings per share fo...

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  • Fed officials split in July over inflation worries
Fed officials split in July over inflation worries

But after raising the key interest rate twice this year, monetary policymakers have found themselves hard pressed to explain the absence of inflation, as closely-watched measures have remained weak or even retreated from the Fed's two percent target.

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  • Greencore Group plc's (GNC) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Whitman Howard
Greencore Group plc's (GNC) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Whitman Howard

It has outperformed by 60.10% the S&P500. Since January 1, 0001, it had 4 buys, and 2 insider sales for $347,557 activity. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 22nd were issued a dividend of GBX 14.10 ($0.18) per share. The Firm focuses on providing strategic outsourcing services. The Company's lead product candidate, vadadustat, is indicated...

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  • Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for Drax Group Plc (DRX)
Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for Drax Group Plc (DRX)

Insiders have acquired 1,004,500 shares of company stock valued at $269,187,000 in the last quarter. Deere & Co now has $39.66B valuation. The stock decreased 3.06% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $12.66. Invesco Ltd has invested 0% in United Financial Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:UBNK). Crawford Investment Counsel Inc reported 0.02% of ...

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  • Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Fights Back Against Benchmark Lawsuit
Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Fights Back Against Benchmark Lawsuit

Last week, the venture capital firm filed a lawsuit requesting that Kalanick rescind his Uber seat and power. "It executed its plan at the most shameful of times: immediately after Kalanick experienced a awful personal tragedy", says the filing, referencing a tragic boating accident which also seriously injured Kalanick's father.

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  • Order would cut flood planning for new structures
Order would cut flood planning for new structures

President Obama wanted public buildings in danger of being flooded to be set 2-3 feet higher than the previous flood elevation. He said every project would be assigned to a lead agency that would be held "accountable" for the project. Asked whether infrastructure could be done this year given the items ahead of it, Cohn said, "We hope it's this y...

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  • Dow Jones Falls 200 Points on Trump Worries, Barcelona Attack
Dow Jones Falls 200 Points on Trump Worries, Barcelona Attack

Escalating worries about the Trump administration's ability to push through its economic agenda have rattled investors this week. The speculation came a day after Trump disbanded two business councils , with several chief executives quitting in protest over his remarks on white nationalists .

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  • Sixth Australian MP in eligibility trouble due to citizenship
Sixth Australian MP in eligibility trouble due to citizenship

Colourful South Australian senator Nick Xenophon is the latest member of Parliament to become entangled in the ever-growing citizenship crisis engulfing federal politics , as he urgently checks if he has inherited British citizenship from his father.

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  • Trump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to Disband
Trump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to Disband

IBM Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty , who had been a member of U.S. President Donald Trump's strategy and policy advisory group, said the panel was dissolved Wednesday after members determined that it could "no longer serve the goal for which it was formed".

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  • Saudi King Salman opens doors for Qatari Hajj pilgrims despite ongoing rift
Saudi King Salman opens doors for Qatari Hajj pilgrims despite ongoing rift

The Saudi king also ordered that private jets belonging to Saudi airlines be sent to Doha airport "to bring all Qatari pilgrims on his expenses". These are the first known negotiations between Saudi and Qatari royals since the start of the diplomatic crisis.

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  • Trump Administration Takes Hard Line as NAFTA Talks Underway
Trump Administration Takes Hard Line as NAFTA Talks Underway

On behalf of her country , Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland said the three countries "have a powerful shared interest in reaching a mutually beneficial agreement". The U.S.is also looking to shake-up NAFTA's dispute settlement mechanism to allow more anti-dumping duties on its trade partners. President Trump has said revi...

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  • Shipping giant Maesrk says NotPetya attack cost them up to $300M
Shipping giant Maesrk says NotPetya attack cost them up to $300M

It also warned that it would be hit with a bill somewhere in the vicinity of $200-300m in the third quarter as a result of a cyber-attack that disrupted shipping operations for several weeks in June. But it said underlying profit was up sharply at $389 million compared with $134 million in the same period a year ago, based on an improvement of $517...

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  • German economy, Europe's largest, posts 0.6 pct 2Q growth
German economy, Europe's largest, posts 0.6 pct 2Q growth

Germany's gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 0.6 percent from April to June compared with the previous quarter, adjusted for price, seasonal and calendar effects, federal statistics authority Destatis said. Inflation is expected to rise slightly to 2.7 percent in July from 2.6 percent in June. In the meantime, Hungary's final GDP data is du...

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  • Wall Street climbs as North Korea tension eases
Wall Street climbs as North Korea tension eases

US President Donald Trump issued a new verbal warning to Pyongyang on Thursday, saying his previous promise to unleash "fire and fury" may not have been strong enough after North Korea responded with a threat to land a missile near the US Pacific territory of Guam.

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  • WPI inflation rises to 1.88% in July'17
WPI inflation rises to 1.88% in July'17

There was also disruption to Southern services on the same line. Consumer Prices Index ( CPI ) inflation remained at 2.6%, the figures showed. "Build up inflation rate in the financial year so far was (-) 0.44 per cent compared to a build up rate of 3.71 per cent in the corresponding period of the previous year".

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  • A Lost Diamond Engagement Ring Reappeared on a Carrot
A Lost Diamond Engagement Ring Reappeared on a Carrot

She couldn't find the ring for a decade after. It happens. When Mary Grams , now 84, lost her engagement ring while pulling weeds at her family farm in Alberta , Canada , in 2004, she thought it was gone forever. If anything, the carrot had turned up around the ring , with the vegetable growing through the tiny piece of jewellery, forci...

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