• C$ rallies as BoC hikes rates despite NAFTA cloud
C$ rallies as BoC hikes rates despite NAFTA cloud

On the other hand, the bank predicted that Canada will see a small benefit from the recent USA tax changes thanks to increased demand. As of Thursday, Jan. The U.S. could also layer on additional trade actions that would worsen the blow, he said, citing ongoing actions in the aerospace and lumber sectors.

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  • API reports another large crude draw
API reports another large crude draw

West Texas Intermediate crude reached $64.89 on Tuesday, both hitting more than three-year highs. OPEC and Non-OPEC members agreed during a meeting in Vienna in Dec 10, 2016 to limit oil output in reaction to a drop in oil prices at the time.

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  • CVS Pharmacy To Promote Natural Beauty In New Ads
CVS Pharmacy To Promote Natural Beauty In New Ads

Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE:CSL) has declined 0.67% since January 16, 2017 and is downtrending. Sigma Planning Corp bought 6,963 shares as the company's stock declined 4.23% while stock markets rallied. Solaris Asset Mgmt Lc owns 950 shares. Advisors Asset Management Inc. owns 391,508 shares or 0.1% of their USA portfolio. Fishman Jay A M...

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  • SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF (RWR) Rises 0.79% for Jan 16
SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF (RWR) Rises 0.79% for Jan 16

Still, the Dow's march toward 26000 has been fast. The Dow is trading at 26,062 as of this writing. The Dow, which gained 25% a year ago, is off to a fast start in 2018. Chemical companies also lagged behind, including fertilizer producer Mosaic Co., which fell $1.54, or 5.7%, to $25.68. CBS rose 77 cents, or 1.3 percent, to $59.60.

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  • Brexit can still be stopped, Donald Tusk tells Britain
Brexit can still be stopped, Donald Tusk tells Britain

British Prime Minister Theresa May has been clear that she wants to negotiate an exit from the European Union works for the whole of the United Kingdom, her spokesman said on Monday after the Scottish government set out its impact assessment for Brexit .

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  • Airbus could abandon A380 superjumbo amid lackluster sales
Airbus could abandon A380 superjumbo amid lackluster sales

Airbus confirmed it had met its core 2017 target of more than 700 deliveries by releasing 718 jets to customers in 2017, up 4 percent from the previous year. Airbus sold 1,109 planes last year, 52 per cent higher than 2016, outstripping rival Boeing thanks to a raft of end-of-year deals, including a US$50 billion order for 430 A320neos from U...

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  • GM seeks testing of self-driving auto with no wheel or pedals
GM seeks testing of self-driving auto with no wheel or pedals

If the Department of Transportation grants GM's latest Safety Petition, the automaker will be able to deploy its no-steering-wheel, pedal-less autonomous vehicle next year. The company is building its self-driving vehicles at its assembly plant in Orion Township, Michigan. That enables the automaker to "safely take the next step - elimination of ...

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  • Water Main Break At JFK Airport Causes Flood, Soaks Baggage Claim Area
Water Main Break At JFK Airport Causes Flood, Soaks Baggage Claim Area

For worldwide travelers, the chaos at JFK was intense: long-haul flights arrived in the airport only to sit on taxiways for hours due to a lack of available gates. "But it seems that they're not very well organized", he said. More than 230 flights were diverted since Thursday because of the storm, 124 of them worldwide flights to JFK, according to ...

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  • Sports journalist who feared she was being followed reported missing
Sports journalist who feared she was being followed reported missing

She was taken to a hospital for a medical evaluation. In an update given by Houston Police Monday afternoon, Roland was said to have been in a confused state when she was found Monday morning. Sunday. Investigators concerns intensified after Roland's white Jeep was found by officers that night in a parking in the 5000 block of Westheimer Ro...

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  • Starbucks trials 5p charge on disposable cups
Starbucks trials 5p charge on disposable cups

A report on disposable coffee cups by the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee said 2.5 billion were used in the United Kingdom every year, with only 0.25% being recycled, and producing 30,000 tonnes of waste annually. Nathan says that Pearlfisher now works with James Cropper, a paper supplier that is able to separate the polythene lini...

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  • Lalu Yadav's Sentence Will Not Impact RJD's Ties With Us: Congress
Lalu Yadav's Sentence Will Not Impact RJD's Ties With Us: Congress

The court also imposed Rs 5 Lakh fine on Lalu. In the first fodder scam case, Lalu was sentenced to five years in jail. His son Tejashwi Yadav said that they will approach the high court and also apply for bail after studying the sentence.

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  • Independent Advisor Alliance Raises Position in Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW)
Independent Advisor Alliance Raises Position in Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW)

Us Bancshares De invested in 1.16 million shares. Steel Partners Holdings Lp who had been investing in Hugoton Rty Tr Tex for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $59.60 million market cap company. Wells Fargo & Co restated a "market perform" rating and set a $55.00 target price (up from $47.00) on shares of Charles Schwab in a research r...

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  • Twitter Says World Leaders Like Trump Have Special Status
Twitter Says World Leaders Like Trump Have Special Status

In a blog post the company said its goal "is to serve and help advance the global, public conversation" and therefore would not remove content from elected leaders. " Resistance SF captioned the photo: "@jack breaks the rules of his own company, Twitter, to amplify a madman and endanger the world. "No one person's account drives Twitter's grow...

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  • Why Billions Of Dollars In Lottery Prizes Go Unclaimed
Why Billions Of Dollars In Lottery Prizes Go Unclaimed

A Mega Millions tickets costs $2. The odds of winning are one in 292.2 million. Louisiana businesses that bank off the extra buyers say they know they'll take a hit but aren't anxious about it. "I can take care of my family", added Wright. "So if I win, I guarantee I will start a funding specifically for those two". No one has won the Powerba...

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  • Oil near 2015 highs on strong China data
Oil near 2015 highs on strong China data

WTI Crude Oil (Light Sweet) price at NYMEХ Stock Exchange up by 0.85% to $60.22 per barrel. Overnight, crude oil prices reached their highest since mid-2015. Although U.S. shale drillers are now exhibiting restraint, speculation is rising that they will put more rigs into operation next year as oil strengthens: Gene McGillian , a market researc...

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  • Apple raises pay for Tim Cook, other top executives
Apple raises pay for Tim Cook, other top executives

His personal air travel expenses totaled $93,109 in Apple's 2017 fiscal year, which ended in September, and is based on hourly flight charges and variable fuel charges, as well as departure and landing fees. Recently, Cook's salary and perks jumped 47 per cent to around $13 million in 2017, reported IANS . The company has chose to spend afte...

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  • Uber valued at $48bn after consortium secures shares deal
Uber valued at $48bn after consortium secures shares deal

SoftBank has bought a major stake in Uber at a steep 30pc discount, after a chaotic year in which the ride-hailing firm faced a string of scandals , saw its chief executive resign and was hit with United Kingdom city bans. This is about 30 percent less than its previous $68 billion valuation, which means investors and employees who plan to offload...

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  • What?! Pennsylvania woman gets $284 billion electric bill
What?! Pennsylvania woman gets $284 billion electric bill

Not even Clark Griswold could rack up such a bill with Christmas lights, so it was obviously a mistake. The bill had to be paid in full by November 2018 and the first payment for December 2017 was $28,156. The correct amount was US$284.46. "It was like, well, I guess we have a year to come up with this billion-dollar bill". After speaking wi...

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  • Shoppers Take to the Mall to Spend Their Christmas Cash
Shoppers Take to the Mall to Spend Their Christmas Cash

Most major retailers have extended hours on the day after Christmas, but check with your local store or shopping center to be sure they're open when you plan to arrive. "We are focused on providing our guests with a dynamic experience during this busy shopping week". "Last year, before and after Christmas was insane".

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  • Thomas Fire now considered largest in California history
Thomas Fire now considered largest in California history

The largest wildfire in California's history has consumed 273,400 acres and destroyed more than 1,000 structures across Ventura and Santa Barbara counties and has required thousands of hours of labor for firefighters from around California who responded to the blaze.

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  • Snow arrives in Kitsap County for Christmas
Snow arrives in Kitsap County for Christmas

Christmas Day, with potential gusts of up to 50 miles an hour. The hazardous weather includes bitter cold wind chills and cold temperatures. Monday, Christmas Day, it will be mostly cloudy with a high near 32 and a calm wind becoming northeast around 6 miles per hour in the afternoon, the weather service said.

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  • These Proposed Sanctions On North Korea Would Hit Its Economy - Hard
These Proposed Sanctions On North Korea Would Hit Its Economy - Hard

The resolution bans the supply of almost 75 percent of refined oil products to North Korea, puts a cap on crude deliveries and orders the repatriation of all North Korean nationals working overseas by the end of 2019. Trump asked Chinese President Xi Jinping last month to cut off oil to North Korea, a move that would cripple its desperately struggl...

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  • United States Rules In Favor Of Boeing, Slaps Bombardier With Tax
United States Rules In Favor Of Boeing, Slaps Bombardier With Tax

Bombardier called the USA decision "deeply disappointing" and said they expect the ITC to "reach the right conclusion, which is that the C Series benefits the US aerospace industry, US airlines and the US flying public". Bombardier was able to underprice the jets due to $3 billion in unfair government subsidies, Boeing says. "There's no case ...

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  • Why Comcast, AT&T, others are suddenly giving $1000 bonuses to workers
Why Comcast, AT&T, others are suddenly giving $1000 bonuses to workers

AT&T would pay a special $1,000 bonus to more than 200,000 AT&T USA employees - all union-represented, non-management and front-line managers. AT&T plans to invest an additional $1 billion in the United States in 2018. The news is the first sign that many in the middle-class will benefit financially from their employers paying less in taxes....

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  • Signed, sealed, but not delivered-Will you Xmas parcel arrive on time
Signed, sealed, but not delivered-Will you Xmas parcel arrive on time

UPS Critical will be mailing packages on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. "They better hurry", Halfman says of people who have yet to mail their packages and/or cards. "I just think they're going to go like this - chew chew chew (laughs)", said customer Jennie Anes, as she moved the box she was carrying in circular motions to depict a circuitous...

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  • North Carolina had the 5th fastest growing population in 2016-17
North Carolina had the 5th fastest growing population in 2016-17

Pennsylvania remains behind California, Texas, Florida and NY in total population. That puts Texas at No. 7 in the top 10 states ranked by percentage growth. In 2017, 38.0 percent of the nation's population lived in the South and 23.8 percent lived in the West. Only West Virginia has seen more consecutive years of population decline, with five.

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  • As Nashville Awaits MLS Announcement, Sacramento Still Playing Waiting Game
As Nashville Awaits MLS Announcement, Sacramento Still Playing Waiting Game

BREAKING: The MLS Commissioner will be in Nashville tomorrow for a big announcement! Oh well - a hopeful city still can turn its eyes to the next Major League Soccer expansion in 2022. Reports out of Cincinnati and from the Mercury News in California point to Cincinnati as the next to win an expansion team. The other finalists are N...

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  • Ryanair offers to recognise unions in bid to avert Xmas strikes
Ryanair offers to recognise unions in bid to avert Xmas strikes

Europe's largest low-priced carrier offered on Friday to recognise pilot unions for the first time in its 32-year history in a last-minute attempt to avert its first-ever pilot strike at the start of the holiday season. However, the company cautioned that the unions must establish "committees of Ryanair pilots to deal with Ryanair issues". C...

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  • Amazon launches free same-day shipping for Prime members
Amazon launches free same-day shipping for Prime members

Namely, the items people order need to be in-stock and ready-to-ship, and that there can't be a minimum on the order. Target and Best Buy have been offering free shipping on all orders throughout the holiday season, including today and well into next week.

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  • AAA study proves it: Premium isn't better for most cars
AAA study proves it: Premium isn't better for most cars

Most vehicles showed a modest improvement in fuel economy and performance. AAA tested Premium and Regular gasoline in six vehicles: a Ford F-150, a Cadillac Escalade, a Mazda Miata, an Audi A3, a Ford Mustang GT and a Jeep Renegade. "Look for another week of declines as refineries continue to produce gasoline at a much higher rate than what i...

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  • OnePlus 5T Can't Stream HD Video In DRM Apps Like Netflix
OnePlus 5T Can't Stream HD Video In DRM Apps Like Netflix

OnePlus 5T doesn't have the required certifications for HD streaming and the smartphone maker is at fault in this case. Netflix and many other streaming services require support for Widevine Level 1 DRM , in which all content processing, cryptography, and control is performed in a Trusted Execution Environment (TEE).

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  • Substitute teacher barricaded door with couch to protect kids during deadly shooting
Substitute teacher barricaded door with couch to protect kids during deadly shooting

San Juan County Sheriff Ken Christesen told reporters Friday Atchison was able to disguise himself as a student to gain entry to the school. The high school has approximately 900 students. "It was very evident that he wanted law enforcement to find the thumb drive, it was found on his body", local law enforcement and the Federal Bureau of Investiga...

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  • Light snow through Saturday afternoon
Light snow through Saturday afternoon

Coastal Cape May was upgraded to a winter storm warning . Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches are expected. When.until 4 PM EST this afternoon. East Coast. The eastern shore of Maryland could see as much as eight inches to a foot of snow on Satuday . Highs in the mid 30s. Chance of snow near 100 percent.

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  • Now Is the Time to Reconsider: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)
Now Is the Time to Reconsider: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

About 9.46M shares traded or 7.61% up from the average. It has underperformed by 0.03% the S&P500. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and seventeen have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock.

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  • Australia and Austria Legalized Gay Marriage
Australia and Austria Legalized Gay Marriage

Australian Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull , gave an emotional speech as he declared: "What a day for love, for quality, for respect". Appropriating Ecclesiastes 3, Shorten said there was a season for everything: "It is now a time to heal, a time to build, a time to laugh, a time to embrace, a time to love and now, at last, a time for marriage ...

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  • Volkswagen Emissions Scandal, Executive Imprisoned for Seven Years
Volkswagen Emissions Scandal, Executive Imprisoned for Seven Years

The former general manager in charge of Volkswagen's environmental and engineering office has been fined and jailed in the United States, after pleading guilty to helping cover up the firm's diesel emissions scandal. They installed hidden software to hide that many of their cars weren't meeting emissions standards. Germany's largest automaker i...

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  • Feds File New Charges Against Undocumented Immigrant In Kate Steinle Case
Feds File New Charges Against Undocumented Immigrant In Kate Steinle Case

Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, a five-times-deported Mexican national, was indicted by a federal grand jury on immigration and gun possession counts on Tuesday. Garcia Zarate is to be sentenced in state court December 14. The Justice Department indictment makes no mention of the state's murder or manslaughter charges of which Zarate was acquitted.

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  • Smiling Woods ties for ninth as Fowler wins with 61
Smiling Woods ties for ninth as Fowler wins with 61

He also had a double bogey. "I've had some tough times through the years with my back and then finally to come out on the good side and (be) able to get back out there and play. After two strong rounds put the former world No. 1 in contention for his first win since 2013, Woods recorded four of his five bogeys in the first seven holes to slip to ...

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  • GM pursues autonomous ride-share as 'biggest business opportunity since Internet'
GM pursues autonomous ride-share as 'biggest business opportunity since Internet'

For the month of October, the Bolt even eclipsed the Tesla Model S as the most sold all-electric vehicle in the U.S. In short, GM thinks it can make billions of dollars building and operating a fleet of self-driving cars, taking on Uber , Lyft, taxis and other competitors in the rapidly growing ride-hailing business.

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  • Jimbo Fisher Resigns At Florida State To Take Texas A&M Job
Jimbo Fisher Resigns At Florida State To Take Texas A&M Job

Bravo on some psychic powers. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney: "Evidently he feels like that's the right move for him and his family and the right time to do so". They'll hire a great coach. I believe Texas A&M is getting one of the best coaches in college football. I don't have any doubt about that. Fisher was 83-23 in his eight seasons in Tall...

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