• Trump to sign two financial executive orders on Friday
Trump to sign two financial executive orders on Friday

Of course, both SIFI designation and liquidation authority would also presumably be reviewed under the executive order Trump signed in February to review the entire Dodd-Frank law. He said Senate lawmakers, so far, share the same objectives, including making USA business taxes more competitive. "We'll be having a big announcement on Wednesday hav...

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  • Tamil Nadu CM removes beacon light from his car
Tamil Nadu CM removes beacon light from his car

Vehicles used in emergency services would need to use a blue beacon with a flasher. Subsequently, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the rule that lets state governments to use blue beacons with flashers is also being changed to ensure that these are used only with emergency services.

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  • One dead, three injured in accident near Kashmere Gate ISBT
One dead, three injured in accident near Kashmere Gate ISBT

Police said they were driving beyond 100 km/hr when the accident took place, though the boy claimed he was driving at 70 km/hr. The speeding vehicle climbed on the footpath near the ISBT Hanuman Mandir and mowed down several people sleeping there.

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  • Volkswagen to pay $2.8 billion in US diesel emission scandal
Volkswagen to pay $2.8 billion in US diesel emission scandal

Volkswagen admitted to conspiring for almost a decade to deceive US officials with illegal software that allowed vehicles to pass government emissions tests and then pollute far beyond legal limits on the road. Volkswagen, which pleaded guilty to three felony counts, will be on probation for three years and will be overseen by a corporate complian...

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  • OPEC Raises 2017 World Demand Growth Forecast
OPEC Raises 2017 World Demand Growth Forecast

Opec is considering whether to extend the supply cut deal beyond June and most members, including Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, are leaning towards this if all producers, including non-Opec also agree, Opec sources told Reuters last month. "Positive momentum continued in the country's private sector as suggested by Stanbic IBTC Bank Nigeria PMI", O...

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  • CP says Ontario will levy 15% tax on foreign home buyers
CP says Ontario will levy 15% tax on foreign home buyers

Modelled on British Columbia's " foreign buyers' tax " in Vancouver, the levy would apply to home purchasers in the so-called Greater Golden Horseshoe who are not citizens or permanent residents. A tax on assignments would be a good step forward to limit speculation in the new construction market. "We sometimes get requests to buy multiple units, a...

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  • Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers
Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers

Netflix said it expects to add 3.2 million new customers in Q2 and to have a total of 8.15 million net adds in the first half of the year - down from 8.42 million in H1 2016. "The model works from a consumer perspective because it is such a good value", Pachter said. Pachter and other analysts wonder how long Netflix will be able to hold the ...

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  • Gas Leak At BP Oil Well In Alaska Has Been Stopped
Gas Leak At BP Oil Well In Alaska Has Been Stopped

ADEC said of the two identified leaks, the one near the top is not actively leaking anymore, "The bottom leak has been reduced, but is now leaking gas". EPA via the National Response Center. "Whenever you have an out-of-control well like this, that means something very serious went wrong", Lois Epstein, Arctic Program Director for environmentalis...

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  • Hope, Healing at Vigils for San Bernardino School Shooting Victims
Hope, Healing at Vigils for San Bernardino School Shooting Victims

Williams Syndrome is characterized by medical problems, learning disabilities, highly social personalities and an affinity for music. But those close to Smith told police she said Anderson's behavior had become odd and he had threatened her, Burguan said.

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  • Nikki Haley Now Says Removing Assad From Power Is A US Priority
Nikki Haley Now Says Removing Assad From Power Is A US Priority

The sentiment was supported by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who on Sunday said in an interview with ABC news [ABC report], that once the threat of ISIS had been reduced, the U.S. "This was something that needed to tell Assad, 'Enough is enough .' And this is something to let Russian Federation know, 'You know what? We're not going to have...

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  • Lawyer: Dragged passenger lost 2 teeth and broke his nose
Lawyer: Dragged passenger lost 2 teeth and broke his nose

Last week, United airlines was the one topic that dominated social media. The letter went on to claim that the incident occurrent on one of United's "contracted Express carriers, separately owned and operated by Republic Airline". "No, I'm not going", Dao says in the video. Richard said that was the worst thing to do because when we landed ever...

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  • OPEC sees rivals' oil output rising as it over-delivers on cuts
OPEC sees rivals' oil output rising as it over-delivers on cuts

Likewise, gasoline stockpiles dipped by 3 million barrels and distillate fuel oil, used to make diesel and heating oils, fell another 2.2 million barrels, according to weekly U.S. "The main question is what OPEC will decide". Saudi Arabia is the largest producer of OPEC. This takes it below a target included in an output reduction deal by OPEC ...

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  • The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Overbought or Oversold?
The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Overbought or Oversold?

What is Coca-Cola Amatil's value based on current earnings? The number of shares now held by investors is 83.32 Million. The Stock has Weekly volatility of 0.72% and monthly volatility of 0.75%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Denver Investment Advisors LLC Has $2.908 Million Stake in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)" was published by Chaffey Breeze and is ...

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  • Anti-Government Protesters in Venezuela Come Under Fire of President Supporters
Anti-Government Protesters in Venezuela Come Under Fire of President Supporters

The announcement comes as secretary general of the OAS, Luis Almagro, has attracted criticism from Caracas and its allies for trying to invoke the organization's "Democratic Charter" against Venezuela for its economic and political crisis, which would trigger its suspension form the bloc.

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  • AT&T just made a big bet on 5G connectivity
AT&T just made a big bet on 5G connectivity

With this acquisition that shouldn't be an issue for AT&T . In total, AT&T will acquire 735 mmWave licenses in the 39 GHz and 133 licenses in the 28 GHz. Under the settlement, Straight Path will pay two civil penalties and surrender about 20% of its 5G licenses to the FCC. In addition, Kerrisdale valued the company at about $200 million, les...

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  • Las Vegas sports gambler Walters convicted of insider trading
Las Vegas sports gambler Walters convicted of insider trading

Walters, who didn't testify at the trial in Manhattan federal court, has said he owns seven homes and a $20 million jet. U.S. District Judge Kevin Castel ordered home detention for Walters and no more use of his corporate plane while he awaits sentencing on July 14.

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  • Gov Sets up Xiong'an New Area in Hebei Province
Gov Sets up Xiong'an New Area in Hebei Province

The area located at 62 miles south of Beijing. However, the ongoing hype surrounding the Xiongan New Area project and the investor stampede could turn out to be just another passing fancy. A number of wholesale markets in the city's central areas have been shut down or relocated, and some of Beijing's city administration will be moved out of the ...

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  • Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs
Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs

However, Keystone XL may face more hurdles. Parts of the pipeline have already been built, and construction on the project will continue in several months, Russ Girling, president and CEO of TransCanada, said at the White House on Friday.

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  • Ecuador's president-elect warns Assange to avoid politics
Ecuador's president-elect warns Assange to avoid politics

Electoral council president Juan Pablo Pozo said, the results are "irreversible", adding there was no indication of fraud. "We fully and absolutely guarantee that. Moreno had on Monday declared himself the "president of all Ecuadorans" as the last results were counted from Sunday's runoff election. The majority of voters also said they were hun...

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  • Google strengthens ties to Southeast Asia with new undersea cable
Google strengthens ties to Southeast Asia with new undersea cable

A large consortium of heavy hitters including Telstra, Singtel and Google has taken over the planned construction of a subsea cable to be built between Perth and Singapore. Indigo has two fiber pairs, one-third as many as the trans-Pacific FASTER cable turned on previous year, where Google was also an investor. Google announced Wednesday that i...

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