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Author: 0 President Vows Tax Plan Wednesday; Aides Surprised, Say Don't Expect Details

He then turned to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and said: "So, go to it". "The American Bankers Association has welcomed and embraced the administration's thorough review of financial regulations", said ABA EVP Wayne Abernathy. "We look to the International Monetary Fund to highlight where surplus countries can more forcefully contribute to support symmetric adjustment in pursuit of a fairer global system", he said.

Finance U.S. will not issue drilling waivers to Russian Federation sanctions
Author: 0 U.S. will not issue drilling waivers to Russian Federation sanctions

The Trump administration will not issue a waiver allowing oil giant ExxonMobil to avoid USA sanctions and resume drilling operations in Russian Federation. As Exxon CEO, Tillerson opposed the sanctions, telling shareholders in 2014 that sanctions were usually ineffective and caused "very broad collateral damage".

Finance Tuchel: The Monaco goal destroyed our belief
Author: 0 Tuchel: The Monaco goal destroyed our belief

Germain replaced Mbappe and had an immediate impact as he latched on to Lemar's cross to score seconds after coming on. Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim insists he is unconcerned by potential opponents after his side became the first French team to reach the Champions League semi-finals since Lyon in 2009-10 by clinically dispatching Borussia Dortmund.

Author: 0 Judge cites Trump's comment in 'sanctuary city' ruling

The White House also defended the Trump administrations executive order . Orrick noted that the Justice department's lawyers weakly argued the case, implicitly recognizing that Trump did not have autocratic powers over disbursing federal funds to cities which often heavily depend on them for their budgets.

Finance Forecast: Sunny and nice today!
Author: 0 Forecast: Sunny and nice today!

We'll see sunny skies Sunday with lighter winds and afternoon highs around 70. Starting off mostly cloudy with clouds decreasing through the day. Tonight: Clearing, chilly. This afternoon is going to be a gorgeous day, high temperatures will be sticking in the upper 70's across the region. Wed: High: 72 Low: 55 Partly cloudy with scattered overnight storms.

Finance Sonny Perdue Confirmed by Senate as Next Agriculture Secretary; Praised by ARA
Author: 0 Sonny Perdue Confirmed by Senate as Next Agriculture Secretary; Praised by ARA

The corn growers continued, "We are ready to partner with Secretary Perdue and the rest of the Administration to build a better farm economy". "He understands that the agriculture department has a profound impact on almost every community across the country and certainly every family", said Debbie Stabenow of MI, the top Democrat on the Agriculture Committee.

Finance Why Marine Le Pen Has Resigned as National Front Leader
Author: 0 Why Marine Le Pen Has Resigned as National Front Leader

Earlier, Le Pen, who is campaigning on an anti-globalization platform, sought to upstage Macron with a surprise visit to the same factory. The wily campaign maneuver, which French television news channel BFM broadcast live, had the immediate effect of stealing Macron's thunder.

Finance Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5
Author: 0 Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

Speaking at the scene, Inspector Jeffrey Schiff, commanding officer of the NYPD's 105th Precinct, said his officers and FDNY personnel were only a few streets away on an unrelated matter when the call came in, looking for a person they believed had set a fire in the basement of a nearby home.

Finance Hendrick faced with replacing NASCAR's most popular driver
Author: 0 Hendrick faced with replacing NASCAR's most popular driver

NASCAR previously instituted sweeping safety measures after the death of his father, Dale Earnhardt at the 2001 Daytona 500. Occasionally choking up, he credited his fans for helping make his career an "incredible ride", but explained he is "at peace with the decision".

Finance Emirates and Royal Jordanian Airlines Troll Embattled United
Author: 0 Emirates and Royal Jordanian Airlines Troll Embattled United

The incident repulsed United customers across the country. It won't help. The video is just too raw. Indeed, the airline's initial response to the publicity has left it covered in shame. But despite the usual inconveniences, every passenger has certain rights. One couple went quietly, but another passenger objected. One passenger, a doctor who said he had patients to see, was removed by force.

Finance Quarterly Sales Analysis of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX)
Author: 0 Quarterly Sales Analysis of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (TSE:VRX) traded up 1.40% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $11.61. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was first reported by Transcript Daily and is the property of of Transcript Daily. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.93 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 1.2 and 0.74 respectively. All things being equal, stocks with higher earnings-per-share growth rates are generally more desirable than those with slower earnings-per-share growth ...

Author: 0 Wells Fargo meeting erupts, as investors fume over scandal

A preliminary tally announced by Wells Fargo (WFC) indicated that each nominee won a majority of the shareholder votes. Sanger relented and said he would apologize to Marks if that was the case. Except for new nominees, board members received support from less than 81% of stockholders. They elected the entire slate of proposed board members.

Finance Trump's first tariffs: Canada's lumber imports
Author: 0 Trump's first tariffs: Canada's lumber imports

However, lumber futures fell by the exchange limit in Chicago on Tuesday, dropping 2.5 percent. Early Tuesday morning, Trump tweeted that Canada "has made business" for dairy farmers "very difficult" as well. Smaller Canadian softwood importers will be charged an import duty of about 20 percent. "That set of facts is not going to be permitted to continue".

Author: 0 Citi: Oil May Rally 20 Percent This Year on Supply Curbs

Crude inventories fell 1.03 million barrels to 532.3 million last week, the agency reported Wednesday. Moreover, oil prices were under pressure as a stronger US dollar dented investor sentiment, which made the dollar-denominated oil less attractive for holders of other currencies.

Finance The Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC Purchases Shares of 14694 Nielsen NV (NLSN)
Author: 0 The Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC Purchases Shares of 14694 Nielsen NV (NLSN)

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its stake in Nielsen N.V.by 72.5% in the third quarter. Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in NLSN. On 4/20/2016 Nielsen N.V. announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.31 with an ex dividend date of 5/31/2016 which will be payable on 6/16/2016.

Author: 0 Twitter will begin streaming video 24/7 soon

Twitter has been turning its focus towards live-streaming options, including sports, news and entertainment programming, as a way to earn money as the growth of the platform slows . "It's a really high-profile brand and one that has really high expectations for product quality". And it looks like the social media platform had to deal with the lose of the National Football League deal rather quickly and now it is time to find the flawless replacement.

Finance Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO
Author: 0 Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO

Net loss narrowed to $61.6 million (€56.9m), or 9 cent per share, in the first quarter ended March 31st, from $79.7 million (€73.2m), or 12 cent per share, a year earlier. "We've made meaningful progress toward identifying and removing accounts that demonstrate abusive behavior and, as a result, we're seeing less abuse reported across the service", Twitter said in its earnings release.

Finance Former US ambassadors blast Trump over Canada
Author: 0 Former US ambassadors blast Trump over Canada

The Trump administration's decision to slap tariffs on lumber imported from Canada should serve as a warning to its partners that the U.S.is planning stricter enforcement of trade laws, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said. The matter was twice taken to the World Trade Organization, which sided with Canada both times. He said Canada can't appeal duties until they're finalized early next year.

Finance Paul Ryan begged Jason Chaffetz not to retire, bitch
Author: 0 Paul Ryan begged Jason Chaffetz not to retire, bitch

Many of you have heard me advocate, "Get in, serve, and get out". Democrats championed Chaffetz announcement, saying "Chaffetz' behavior has always been beneath the dignity of the office he holds". He stressed that he did not have "ulterior motives" for making the decision and said he "may" run for office again. As of 16 April 2017, Democratic challenger Kathryn Allen had outpaced Chaffetz in fundraising by nearly $400,000.

Author: 0 Final French results show Macron on 24.01%, Le Pen 21.30%

He says that the rallying of voters across the political spectrum against the National Front, observed in 2002 when Le Pen's father Jean-Marie lost in the second round, is still a clear phenomenon. France's traditional political class suffered a stunning blow on Sunday, with voters fleeing the ruling Socialists and conservative Republicans who have governed for the past half century in favour of the extremes or outsiders.

Author: 0 Twitter Inc (TWTR) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank of Canada

FBN Securities reduced their price objective on shares of Twitter from $19.00 to $18.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, February 9th. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Twitter will post $0.30 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 9th.

Finance Another global firm seeks to withdraw its stents
Author: 0 Another global firm seeks to withdraw its stents

An Abbott spokesperson said that following the NPPA's price ceiling decision, it "examined and re-examined" whether there is a sustainable way to make available two of the latest stent technologies in India. Industry sources said the resorbable stent accounted for 1% and Alpine for 7% of the company's total stent sales in India. Last week Abbott had sought permission to withdraw its "Alpine drug eluting" stent and "Absorb dissolving" stent, while Medtronic had also sought to withdraw its ...

Author: 0 Trump goes after 'ridiculous rulings' blocking executive orders

President Trump on Wednesday accused political opponents of "judge shopping" in their bid to block some of his signature executive orders and vowed to take his case to the Supreme Court - after a federal judge blocked his attempt to cut off sanctuary city funding.

Author: 0 The problem with trading Trump's tax 'plan'

Although he did not disclose details, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday the lower tax rates would generate so much economic growth that it would hold the deficit in check. "If you get rid of OLA without a realistic mechanism to liquidate a [mega bank] then you're setting yourself on the road to taxpayer bailouts", said Marcus Stanley, policy director for Americans for Financial Reform, a group that supported the passage of Dodd Frank.

Finance United Airlines CEO: 'This will never happen again'
Author: 0 United Airlines CEO: 'This will never happen again'

On Thursday, the city's aviation commissioner is expected to address a city council committee about the incident. "Summary of Flight 3411• On Sunday, April 9, after United Express Flight 3411 was fully boarded, United's gate agents were approached by crew members that were told they needed to board the flight".

Author: 0 Press Freedom in US, Canada Declining at 'Alarming' Rate

It also follows the naming of Ethiopian journalist and blogger, Eskinder Nega as the victor of the World Press Freedom Hero award by the International Press Institute (IPI) despite being in jail since 2011. Of 180 countries, the United Kingdom - the land of John Milton, who wrote Areopagitica* - has dropped to 40th, being pipped by France, Chile, and even South Africa.

Finance Astros place OF Jake Marisnick on 7-day concussion DL
Author: 0 Astros place OF Jake Marisnick on 7-day concussion DL

Hinch said. All things considered, it could have been worse. It may only be April, but the Houston Astros are already shaping up to be the main competition to the Cleveland Indians in the quest for another trip to the World Series. During his 0-2 start to the year, Tomlin had an ERA of over 18 and gave up 13 runs on 15 hits in just over six innings. Kipnis struck out and Brandon Guyer grounded out to end the game.

Author: 0 International Monetary Fund warns of protectionist threat to growth

Inflation is expected to climb from the present uncomfortably low rate of 1.5 per cent to 2 per cent this year and 2.6 per cent in 2018. Developing nations were predicted to expand at a 4.5% rate this year and 4.8% in 2018, a marked improvement from 4.1 percent growth in 2016.

Finance Credit Suisse to raise $4B in share issue as 1Q reaps profit
Author: 0 Credit Suisse to raise $4B in share issue as 1Q reaps profit

Credit Suisse Group AG ( Credit Suisse ) is a financial services company. Barclays PLC raised shares of Credit Suisse Group AG from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 4th. Today analysts at Credit Suisse maintained Under Armour's (NYSE:UA) shares as "Underperform" in a report released to investors. The legal version of this piece can be read at ...

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Author: 0 "New UK government could reverse Brexit" — European Parliament President

The election will be held on June 8, almost a year after 52 percent of Britons voted to leave the European Union. Thirteen voted against the motion. "It's about providing the strong and stable leadership this country needs to take Britain through Brexit and beyond, it's about strengthening our hand in the negotiations that lie ahead, and it's about sticking to our plan for a stronger Britain that will enable us to secure that more stable and secure future for this country and take the right ...

Author: 0 WTI futures sent reeling by smaller than expected decline in oil stocks

Gasoline margins have since come under downward pressure, which analysts warned could undermine crude prices as well. A global crude glut has persisted even as the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producing countries have worked to reduce output under an agreement to cut supplies nearly 1.8 million barrels per day in the first half of 2017.

Finance Vince McMahon biopic Pandemonium gets the green light
Author: 0 Vince McMahon biopic Pandemonium gets the green light

With WWE Studios involvement it pretty much guarantees that Vince McMahon has signed off on the script and will give the filmmakers access to footage and archival material available at WWE headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. McMahon, known for his iconic showmanship, created the national sensation and obsession that is known as World Wrestling Entertainment, aka WWE . By adding such pop music stars as Cyndi Lauper into wrestling storylines, McMahon further expanded the company from a ...

Finance Wal-Mart e-commerce investment arm names new retail startup CEO
Author: 0 Wal-Mart e-commerce investment arm names new retail startup CEO

Watching some historical volatility numbers on shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at -0.63 and -4.7. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 8th will be paid a $0.51 dividend. This represents a $2.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.73%.

Finance Man dragged from United flight launches legal action
Author: 0 Man dragged from United flight launches legal action

Dao and Munoz had not spoken as of 11 a.m. WATCH: MUNOZ INTERVIEW WITH ABC NEWSMunoz said the incident was the result of a system failure . United CEO Oscar Munoz has apologized for the incident, and he vowed Wednesday that it will never happen again.

Author: 0 Tesco PLC reiterated as Sell By Bryan Garnier

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on AstraZeneca PLC (AZN ) in which PiperJaffray Initiates Coverage on AstraZeneca PLC (AZN ) to Overweight with no specific Price Target on 9/23/16. Market capitalisation for LON:BP is £91,920,429,349 GBP. Now the shares of AstraZeneca PLC (AZN ) has the trading volume of 6.99 Million shares with the average trading volume of 4110 shares.