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Should Nancy Pelosi Step Down?

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Should Nancy Pelosi Step Down?

A growing number of top Democrats on Thursday continued to express frustration following their party’s loss in a critical special election in Georgia, with one prominent lawmaker indicating it could be time for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to step aside.Pelosi had abjured critics by touting her accomplishments Thursday, saying, “Well, I’m a master legislator”….

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Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver ‘drenching showers’ to Upstate NY

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(CNN) – Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall Thursday in southwestern Louisiana, bringing heavy rain and powerful winds to the already soaked US Gulf Coast. As of 4 a.m. CDT Thursday, the storm was centered about 30 miles west-southwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana, and is moving north at about 12 mph. Here is a glance at…

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How will Amazon transform Whole Foods? (The 3:59, Ep. 242)

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How will Amazon transform Whole Foods? (The 3:59, Ep. 242)

“Coincidentally, Whole Foods is slated to roll out a loyalty program of its own later this year and those enrolled will likely get direct discounts on select products”. Mackey told employees that his company and Amazon are “engaged”, like a couple, but still waiting until their transaction gets regulatory approval. “There’ll be a Whole Foods…

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He’s Out: Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Has Resigned

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He’s Out: Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Has Resigned

Travis Kalanick, chief executive at the ride-hailing tech giant Uber, has announced he will be stepping down from his current position following months of crisis at the company. What happened: Five Uber investors – Benchmark, First Round Capital, Fidelity Investments, Lowercase Capital and Menlo Ventures – yesterday sent a letter to Kalanick, asking for his…

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Donald Trump is open to cooperating on Belt and Road projects: China

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He says, “We must step up our efforts to curtail these sources of revenue”. Tillerson said last week that the USA expected Beijing to take action against its list of 10 bodies in China that it suspected were doing illicit business with Pyongyang. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has a responsibility to exert…

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President Trump talks health care upon arrival in Milwaukee

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President Trump talks health care upon arrival in Milwaukee

Signing the order at the White House, Trump said he wants to “remove restrictions that have prevented industries from creating apprenticeship programs”. President Donald Trump will be touring a technical school in Wisconsin Tuesday as part of his push to boost jobs by increasing apprenticeships. “In just a few moments, I’ll be signing an executive…

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Liberum Capital Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Workspace Group plc (WKP)

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Liberum Capital Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Workspace Group plc (WKP)

Therefore 27% are positive. Rotork PLC had 157 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs’s target suggests a potential downside of -10.04% from the company’s current stock price. $23,370 worth of stock was sold by Nocella Andrew P on Thursday, February 16. Tate & Lyle PLC had its ” rating reiterated…

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Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver ‘drenching showers’ to Upstate NY

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Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver ‘drenching showers’ to Upstate NY

(CNN) – Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall Thursday in southwestern Louisiana, bringing heavy rain and powerful winds to the already soaked US Gulf Coast.As of 4 a.m. CDT Thursday, the storm was centered about 30 miles west-southwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana, and is moving north at about 12 mph. Here is a glance at the…

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Donald Trump is open to cooperating on Belt and Road projects: China

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He says, “We must step up our efforts to curtail these sources of revenue”. Tillerson said last week that the USA expected Beijing to take action against its list of 10 bodies in China that it suspected were doing illicit business with Pyongyang.Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has a responsibility to exert much…

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Oil settles up before API reports surprise U.S. crude build

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“Oil tumbled to its lowest in five weeks as an unexpected increase in USA crude and gasoline stockpiles stoked fears that the global supply glut will remain unabated”.According to the Energy Information Administration, US crude inventories fell by 1.7 million barrels in the week ending June 9, with the original market expectation registering around 2.7…

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