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  • Pacers waive Stuckey after another injury hits, sign Stephenson to deal

    Pacers waive Stuckey after another injury hits, sign Stephenson to deal

    Stephenson played the best years of his career in Indy before signing a three-year, $27 million contract with the Charlotte Hornets that signalled the rapid decline into National Basketball Association obscurity for the swingman. What the Indiana Pacers need right now is a shake-up of some kind - they are in a rut and have no real chance of making noise in the upcoming NBA Playoffs.

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  • Oil prices end at highest level in about three weeks

    Output is lower this month because more cuts have been implemented and due to planned maintenance, industry sources say. Media reports said Tuesday that production at the western Libyan fields of Sharara and Wafa has been blocked by armed factions, reducing the country's output by about one third.

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  • DOJ Said Yates Needed To Consult White House On Russia Testimony

    Rep. Jim Himes (D-Conn.) said during an interview early Wednesday that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes's (R-Calif.) behavior has been "aggressive" and "unusual" in recent days. Yates was sacked in January as acting attorney general after she refused to defend the Trump administration's first travel ban. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) stuck by Nunes, telling reporters he should not recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • OPEC compliance with oil curbs rises in March as UAE joins cut

    Energy Information Administration that showed a lower than expected 900,000-barrel build in U.S. crude inventories during the week ending March 24. Brent crude futures rose 90 cents, or 1.8 per cent, to $US52.23 a barrel by midday in NY overnight after hitting a session high of $US52.35, the highest since March 16.

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  • Tesla Inc (TSLA) to Reveal More Information on Model Y Next Week

    There may be various price targets for a stock. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.5. The latest initiating coverage report came from Bernstein on Mar 09, 2017. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, TSLA is a stock with 157.71 million shares outstanding that normally trades 24.16% of its float. Analysts will likely revise their estimates leading in to the actual results date.

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  • Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

    Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

    Despite the GOP monopoly on Washington , they are pitted against one another and struggling for a way to govern. The Trump administration had offered the Freedom Caucus a repeal of the Obamacare or Affordable Care Act's "essential health benefits", regulatory changes that would mean insurers no longer would have to include benefits such as maternity care or mental health coverage in their plans .

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  • Trump administration says it will defund sanctuary cities

    Trump administration says it will defund sanctuary cities

    No one in the federal government has released a formal definition of what it means to be a sanctuary city, but the term is often applied to communities that limit cooperation between local law enforcement and U.S. He referenced the murder of Kate Steinle , a 32-year-old woman who was shot by an undocumented immigrant two years ago in San Francisco. Cities with policies that prevent police and other public employees from notifying the U.S.

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  • Hezbollah commander killed by own men: Israel army chief

    Hezbollah commander killed by own men: Israel army chief

    Hezbollah is considered a terrorist organization in Israel. Hizbullah had claimed that Mustafa Badreddine was killed in May 2016 in an artillery attack by anti-Assad rebels near Damascus, but a war monitoring group said there had been no shelling in that area at the time.

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  • Uber to Halt Autonomous Testing Program

    Uber to Halt Autonomous Testing Program

    The self-driving programme was launched in Arizona last December after California revoked the licence of some of the cars because it said they were not properly marked as test vehicles. According to Bloomberg , an Uber spokeswoman has confirmed the incident. Uber is also fighting a legal battle after Google's self-driving auto company Waymo filed a lawsuit against Uber for allegedly stealing trade secrets and technology from it.

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  • Florida Unemployment Rate Remains Steady at 5 Percent

    Florida Unemployment Rate Remains Steady at 5 Percent

    The county had the fourth-highest unemployment rate in SC in February. Even with a 3.7 percent unemployment rate and fewer than 50,000 people unemployed, the job market isn't necessarily tight, Shelnutt said. Stanislaus County's unemployment rate continued to drop in February, but - matching the statewide trend - job growth is slowing. Instead, Iowa State University economist Dave Swenson said, it is a measure of a lack of slack in the labor force and counts a natural churn in workers ...

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  • SC coach has team performing at peak level

    But slowly, he said, the players in the South started to gravitate toward basketball brand names in the ACC and colleges along the East Coast. "He's a great player". He has guided Louisville to the NCAA Tournament 9 out of his 10 years at Louisville. "So things that they might have done, we don't do because [Vanderbilt] is a different team than us and they have different strengths".

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  • Stock on Traders Radar: General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

    Stock on Traders Radar: General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

    General Mills, Inc .is now showing 4.8% EPS growth this year. Morgan Stanley raised its stake in General Mills by 15.1% in the third quarter. Finally, Perennial Advisors LLC acquired a new position in General Mills during the fourth quarter worth approximately $165,000.

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  • Calcutta HC orders CBI probe

    Calcutta HC orders CBI probe

    The order has been delivered by the Acting Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court Justice Nishitha Mathre and Justice T Chakrabarti. Welcoming the high court order, the Opposition parties sought the removal of the "tainted" Trinamul ministers from Ms Banerjee's government.

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  • May 'good at getting it wrong', says Le Pen

    May 'good at getting it wrong', says Le Pen

    The National Front leader said May was "inconsistent" for accepting pro-EU Macron "a key sales person of globalisation and mass immigration... because these are the opposite of what Brexit stands for and the choice made by the British people".

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  • German Finance Chief Slams 'Protectionism and Nationalism' Ahead of Meeting Trump

    Speaking to Reuters ahead of the meeting, Schäuble said the protectionist stance of the new USA administration could complicate the talks and force policymakers to leave out the disputed trade issue. However, failure to reach a common position in Baden-Baden on a slew of issues that have been redefined by US President Donald Trump's America First stance could undermine the authority of the G20.

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  • Injuries, chemical spill in pile-up on Hwy. 401 near Brockville, police say

    Injuries, chemical spill in pile-up on Hwy. 401 near Brockville, police say

    Thirteen first respondents conducted decontamination operations and were kept under observation. Barr says one of the transport trucks was leaking a toxic substance, but she could not confirm what the substance was. She said the east and westbound lanes of Highway 401 will be closed to allow for the investigation, and detours have been set up. He said there are about 2,200 products classified as "dangerous" under federal transportation regulations, ranging from household goods such as soap ...

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  • Rex Tillerson used an alias e-mail at Exxon Mobil

    They said it was used to "send and receive materials regarding important matters" including climate change. Wayne, it should be noted, is Tillerson's middle name. According to Exxon media relations manager Alan Jeffers, the company handed over emails from the Wayne Tracker address to Schneiderman's office as early as February 2016.

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  • Elon Musk Bets His Paycheck

    Elon Musk Bets His Paycheck

    Lyndon Rive, Tesla vice president of energy products announced that the company could solve South Australia's energy problem within 100 days by installing grid-connected battery packs. Rive added that this could be achieved within 100 days. "Musk's battery farms can store huge amounts of energy generated by these renewable sources and siphon it off during busy times, theoretically eliminating blackouts".

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  • Iran Air Receives its First A330-200 as Fleet Upgrade Continues

    Iran Air Receives its First A330-200 as Fleet Upgrade Continues

    Uncertainty remains over the timing of the rest of the orders as banks shy away from deals with Iran, fearing a "snapback" of global sanctions or US fines if they are deemed to be breaking USA sanctions that remain in force. The contract for the airplanes was signed past year when President Hassan Rouhani visited France, only a few days after the nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), was put into force, ending decades-long economic sanctions on Iran.

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  • Starbucks Unveils Colorful Spring Coffee Cups

    Starbucks Unveils Colorful Spring Coffee Cups

    Sadly, the coffee containers won't be around for very long as they are debuting on March 16 and going away a few days later. The cups will be available from March 16 at locations in the USA and Canada, but no word yet on whether the creative cups are coming to Ireland.

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  • Hyperloop One to hire dozens of UAE staff

    Hyperloop One to hire dozens of UAE staff

    This gives us a brief idea about how the construction is progressing at the said test track, which will soon be employed to conduct public tests for Hyperloop One's prototype propulsion systems. Since the company has now set up operations to test their magnetic levitation and pod systems, it seems the length of the track has been kept at the bare minimum required.

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  • ExxonMobil investing $20B in Gulf Region

    ExxonMobil investing $20B in Gulf Region

    The president followed up with a trademark tweet: "We are already winning again, America!" and a White House video. The investments began in 2013 and will continue at least through 2022, Woods said in only his second public appearance since January, when he succeeded Rex Tillerson, who left the CEO's job to become Trump's secretary of state.

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  • ZTE settles with USA on violating export controls, sanctions

    ZTE settles with USA on violating export controls, sanctions

    It is the largest criminal fine for the Justice Department in an export control or sanctions case. Chinese smartphone maker ZTE has agreed to pay US$892 million to the USA government for illegally selling networking technology to Iran. From 2010 to 2016, ZTE shipped about $32 million worth of USA -developed products to the country, either directly or through a third party, the Justice Department said.

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