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Author: 0 Venezuela's opposition leader barred from leaving the country

Earlier that month, a bipartisan letter from U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Senator Bob Menendez and 32 other lawmakers called on Trump to sanction Venezuelan officials who have allegedly profited from the country's chronic food shortages.

Business Reynolds to be sworn in as governor Wednesday Morning
Author: 0 Reynolds to be sworn in as governor Wednesday Morning

Reynolds will become Iowa's first female governor in state history. Terry Branstad's run as Iowa's governor comes to a close Wednesday morning. Soon-to-be-Governor Kim Reynolds watched from the front, beaming when Branstad highlighted her achievements and his confidence in her as the state's next chief executive.

Business OPEC set to extend oil production cuts by 9 months
Author: 0 OPEC set to extend oil production cuts by 9 months

The IEA calculates the cartel earned nearly $75 million extra a day in the first quarter of this year than in the last quarter of 2016, despite collectively cutting output to 31.9 MMbpd from 33.3 million. OPEC and non-OPEC countries meet on Thursday in Vienna to approve the rollover as delegates say the nine-month extension has broad support. At 516.3 million barrels, U.S.

Business Supreme Court Rejects North Carolina Congressional District Maps
Author: 0 Supreme Court Rejects North Carolina Congressional District Maps

Justice Elena Kagan wrote the decision, following a series of similar rulings against new Congress and state legislature lines drawn in other states. Their rationale was that while various court rulings have made it clear that racial gerrymandering is unconstitutional, the US Supreme Court has not yet made a decisive ruling on the constitutionality of partisan gerrymandering.

Author: 0 Rosenstein Defends Memo Condemning Comey Before Trump Fired Him

After Rosenstein briefed Senators about the investigation on Capitol Hill Thursday, some senators walked away with the impression that it had become criminal in nature. Trump boarded Air Force One Friday without making any comment about the future leadership of the law enforcement agency. " I believe it . I stand by it".

Author: 0 Analyst Activity - Leerink Swann Reiterates Outperform on AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN)

The Firm is focused on managing, developing, redeveloping and acquiring retail real estate in urban communities, in the NY metropolitan region. It has a 16.16 P/E ratio. Telsey Advisory Group maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Friday, July 24 report. The rating was maintained by Northland Capital on Wednesday, November 9 with "Buy".

Business CT in $33M multistate settlement on over-the-counter drug quality
Author: 0 CT in $33M multistate settlement on over-the-counter drug quality

Products included in the recall were the adult and children's versions of Tylenol, Motrin, Benadryl, St. Joseph Aspirin, Sudafed, Pepcid, Mylanta, Rolaids, Zyrtec, and Zyrtec Eye Drops. In a Class I recall, there is a "reasonable probability" that use of or exposure to a product may cause serious health problems or death. The state's share of that settlement is $531,816 and will go into the general fund.

Author: 0 $0.64 EPS Expected for QTS Realty Trust Inc (QTS) This Quarter

Bhr Capital Llc who had been investing in Independence Rlty Tr Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $638.16 million market cap company. Ameriprise Fincl owns 19,185 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. Jfs Wealth Advisors Lc reported 0.02% stake. 05/01/2017 - Education Realty Trust Inc.

Author: 0 Can Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA) Shock Analysts Again?

A number of other brokerages have also weighed in on FMSA . 5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. Fairmount Santrol Holdings reported earnings per share of ($0.11) during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 118.2%.

Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Hendley & Co. Inc

The Coca-Cola accounts for 2.0% of Longer Investments Inc.'s holdings, making the stock its 23rd largest position. Barnett & Company Inc. increased its stake in shares of The Coca-Cola by 27.7% in the third quarter. The Coca-Cola's quarterly revenue was down 11.3% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Investors of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a $0.37 dividend.

Business Hackett In, Fields Out at Ford
Author: 0 Hackett In, Fields Out at Ford

The move brings the three-year tenure of Mark Fields as chief executive to an abrupt end. Ford said in a statement Hackett's focus would include "sharpening" operations and "decisively addressing underperforming parts of the business", as well as increasing focus in areas like artificial intelligence and robotics.

Business 'Mobile tower cos to pass on 18% tax to telcos under GST'
Author: 0 'Mobile tower cos to pass on 18% tax to telcos under GST'

Proposed GST rate for smart phones is 12%. A smartphone now attracts 2 percent central excise duty and Value-Added Tax , which vary from state to state (5 percent to 15 percent). Entertainment tax is like a turnover tax. Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's overhaul of India's entire taxation system will transform Asia's third largest economy after China and Japan with biggest tax reform since Independence in 1947 - the Goods and Services Tax - on fast track to becoming a reality ...

Author: 0 Enda Kenny has officially announced his resignation

The other is Simon Coveney, the housing minister, who is the son of former Fine Gael minister Hugh Coveney. "Having inherited a country and an economy that was decimated by mismanagement, Enda's strong leadership and ability to make hard decisions was recognised both at home and overseas and saw our worldwide reputation restored and strengthened", he said.

Business Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI Sells 8647 Shares of Target Co. (TGT)
Author: 0 Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI Sells 8647 Shares of Target Co. (TGT)

First National Bank Sioux Falls boosted its stake in shares of Target by 18.5% in the third quarter. It doesn't guarantee that they'll make money on the stock, however, but it greatly enhances the chance that they will turn a profit. Target's payout ratio is 42.93%. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was published by Markets Daily and is owned by of Markets Daily. If you are viewing this piece on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States & global ...

Author: 0 Terrorist or hero? Puerto Rican nationalist to be freed

Now 74, Rivera never faced any charges for the Fraunces Tavern bombing or the New Year's Day bombings that wounded three NYPD officers including Det. Supporters also plan to honour him at the June 11 Puerto Rican Day parade along New York's Fifth Avenue.

Author: 0 Extending Oil Output Cuts Will Stabilise Prices, Says Putin

The contracts closed 98 cents and $1.01 higher Monday, buoyed by Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation saying they were willing to do "whatever it takes" to bring global oil inventories back to their fiveyear range. The worldwide Brent oil benchmark was up 3% to $52.33 per barrel this morning, and the U.S. West Texas Intermediate price was up more than 3% to $49.36.

Business Germany, France confident of unlocking Greek aid
Author: 0 Germany, France confident of unlocking Greek aid

Jeroen Dijsselbloem, who represents eurozone finance ministers, said an agreement was very close with the International Monetary Fund on additional debt relief for Greece. After the Eurogroup meeting, French finance minister Le Maire said that Germany's role had been "constructive" but that he "would be lying if [he] said that France and Germany have no difference over the sustainability of Greek debt".

Business Former FBI director Robert Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe
Author: 0 Former FBI director Robert Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Now Mueller will have almost unfettered access to witnesses and information, and the ability to bring criminal charges. "This is the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history", he tweeted on Thursday. We still don't know what will come of this, and it's worth emphasizing that there is still no publicly available evidence of actual collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

Business Uber admits stiffing NYC drivers by millions of dollars
Author: 0 Uber admits stiffing NYC drivers by millions of dollars

The five lodged appeals . Police said they did not rule out further arrests as they continue the crackdown in the coming days. In a related case, two former Uber drivers were each slapped with a HK$7,000 fine and a one-year driving ban in January last year after pleading guilty to the same charges.

Business US government sues Fiat Chrysler for violating Clean Air Act
Author: 0 US government sues Fiat Chrysler for violating Clean Air Act

The software allowed the vehicles to emit fewer pollutants during lab tests by Environmental Protection Agency than during normal driving conditions. FCA said in a statement it was "annoyed at the justice department decision and meant to defend itself "strongly", in particular against the possible charge of deliberately installing cheat devices".

Author: 0 Unusual Activity Sighted in Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) Shares

Finally, Instinet reissued a "positive" rating and issued a $26.00 price objective (up from $25.00) on shares of Huntsman in a research note on Tuesday, March 28th. If you are accessing this piece on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of global copyright and trademark laws. Finally, Citigroup Inc upgraded Huntsman from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from $24.54 to $28.00 in a research report on Monday, April ...

Business NY senators: Withhold Penn Station funds because of delays
Author: 0 NY senators: Withhold Penn Station funds because of delays

Gov. Andrew Cuomo-viewed as one of the Democrats' leading 2020 presidential contenders-urged President Donald Trump today to either allocate huge sums of federal money toward emergency repairs and construction at Penn Station, or let New York State take over massive transit nexus from the Washington-run Amtrak .

Business US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years
Author: 0 US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years

The seasonally adjusted rate of new single-family home sales in the USA fell 11.4 percent from March to April to a rate of 569,000 annual sales and is now running a nominal 0.5 percent above the pace of sales at the same time previous year.