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New Medicare cards start rolling out in April 2018

New Medicare cards start rolling out in April 2018

The MBI will replace the Social Security-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN), which is now used on Medicare ID cards. One of the basic rules of protecting yourself from ID theft is to avoid carrying your Social Security card in your wallet or purse, but for millions of Americans on Medicare that's been a hard rule to follow, since Medicare prints the number on its medical ID card. Read More

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A handbag? For US$380000, it's yours

A handbag? For US$380000, it's yours

Called "exceptional" by Christie's auction house, the matte white handbag made of "Himalaya Niloticus" crocodile skin has 18 karat white gold and VVS clarity diamond hardware on the fastener. The product line's first bag, inspired by style icon Jane Birkin , was designed almost 30 years ago. The bag was made in 2014 and is from Hermes' " Birkin " series named after actress and singer Jane Birkin, who was born in Britain and lives in France. Read More

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Jobs miss big, unemployment rate falls to 16-year low

While the drop in the jobless rate in May looks like good news, it also reflects the fact that some workers left the labor force, with the closely-watched labor force participation rate falling 0.2 points to 62.7 percent. Data on consumer spending and manufacturing have offered hope that growth picked up early in the second quarter after gross domestic product increased at a tepid 1.2 per cent annualised rate at the start of the year. Read More

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UK's May urged to take tougher line against Trump on climate

U.S. President Donald Trump may not have any use for the Paris climate agreement , but that isn't stopping the city of Toronto from reaffirming its intention to fight global warming. Anifa Kawooya, the vice chairperson of the Parliamentary Forum on Climate Change (PFCC) describes Trump's action as "absurd". This is a "mistake, both for the USA and for our planet", he continued. Read More

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India's Manufacturing Sector Growth Weakens In May

India's Manufacturing Sector Growth Weakens In May

The Pound South African Rand ( GBP ZAR) exchange rate slipped from its best levels this morning as United Kingdom manufacturing slowed slightly last month. But eight sub-sectors recorded delayed suppliers' delivery time in the following order: appliances & components; transportation equipment; fabricated metal products; nonmetallic mineral products; cement; furniture & related products; chemical & pharmaceutical products and food, beverage & tobacco products. Read More

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PH asks United States to reconsider withdrawal from Paris climate pact

This photo dated Thursday, June 1, 2017 shows the City Hall of Paris , France, illuminated in green following the announcement by US President Donald Trump that the United States will withdraw from the 2015 Paris accord . Jean-Claude Juncker, European Commission president, told a conference of the Confederation of German Employers in Berlin that "the Americans can't just get out of the agreement", adding that "it takes three to four years" to pull out . Read More

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Local lawmakers weigh in on continued state budget impasse

Lawmakers in Springfield adjourned the spring session Wednesday without meeting the May 31 deadline for adopting a state budget. "The governor's reckless strategy of holding the budget hostage to create leverage for his corporate agenda that pads the profits of large corporations and insurance companies has for the third year left IL without a budget at the end of the May legislative session". Read More

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Daily Ratings & News for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co

Daily Ratings & News for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co

The current share price indicate that stock is -14.29% away from its one year high and is moving 19.54% ahead of its 52-week low. The firm's price-to-sales ratio was noted 0.63 in contrast with an overall industry average of 1.04. If you are viewing this story on another website, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide trademark and copyright legislation. Read More

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SBI ATM Withdrawal, New Debit Card Charges. Details Here

SBI ATM Withdrawal, New Debit Card Charges. Details Here

For those holding a basic savings account, the bank will now stop issuing cheque books . The bank has again announced revision in its charges, which have become applicable from today, ie., June 1. Cash transactions done using bank's own ATM cards will attract Rs 25 cash transaction fee from June 1. Similarly, a 25-leaf book would cost Rs 75 plus service tax and a 50-leaf book would be charged at Rs 150 plus service tax. Read More

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Oil prices dive 3% to 3-week low; Opec crude output up

Thus, the cartel members, who had earlier chose to take an aggressive approach to push the U.S. shale producers out of business, were forced to pull back their output to boost oil prices, and in turn stimulate their dwindling economies. Total motor gasoline supplied (the agency's measure of consumption) averaged 9.6 million barrels a day for the past four weeks, down by 0.7% compared with the same period a year ago. Read More

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Forensic analysis to ID Leveson remains

Forensic analysis to ID Leveson remains

Excavators stopped working on Wednesday afternoon at the bushland site south of Sydney, with Matthew's parents, Mark and Faye Leveson, overcome by emotion after joining detectives at the site. "He could have ended this nine years, eight months and eight days ago and he chose not to". "If the jurors on Matthew's trial see this: What the hell were you thinking?" He was accompanied by his then 40-year-old partner. Read More

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(CIEN) SVP Sells $23250.00 in Stock

NY boosted its stake in Ciena by 0.3% in the first quarter. Over the last three months, insiders sold 65,841 shares of company stock valued at $1,509,788. Ciena (NYSE:CIEN) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June 1st. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $0.61 and is projected to be $1.68 for the current year with 141,317,000 shares presently outstanding. Read More

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OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

The market is about priced for an extension of supply cuts next week, although there is possibility of some uncertainty about whether it would be for six or nine months, stated Danske Bank. "OPEC ministers likely will continue to talk oil higher, there is more chatter on the discussion and that means there will be more volatility in prices", said Giovanni Staunovo, an analyst at UBS Group AG in Zurich. Read More

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US will withdraw from Paris climate accord

He cited expected losses for the paper, cement, iron and steel, coal, and natural gas industries if the US remained a part of the global pact as a collective reason to withdraw . President Donald Trump has pulled out of the historic Paris agreement to curb climate change. They insisted that the decision does not mean the demise of the Paris Agreement, and urged other signatories to continue to respect its provisions. Read More

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Turkey's manufacturing index climbs to 3.5 year-high

Turkey's manufacturing index climbs to 3.5 year-high

The Investec Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' index rose to a 22-month high of 55.9 in May from 55.0 in April its highest level since July 2015, remaining above the 50 mark separating growth from contraction. The Nikkei Malaysia Manufacturing PMI fell below the threshold of 50 to 48.7 in May. The rate of decline in new orders, including from overseas, was the lowest seen so far this year, leading manufacturers to slightly reduce output. Read More

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Asian Stocks Mixed, Investors Digest Oil Output-Cut Extension

Global benchmark Brent inched about 0.1% higher to $51.50, after slumping 4.6% overnight. CRUDE CUT: An alliance of oil-producing nations extended production cuts for nine months to shore up crude prices. But this seems to fail miserably to have a change in demand for the product leading to decrease in oil prices. "Three years ago, US shale producers needed to see per-barrel prices much higher to competitive", Yergin said . Read More

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Why Shares of TEGNA Inc. Are Moving Today

Why Shares of TEGNA Inc. Are Moving Today

The company was maintained on Thursday, December 8 by FBR Capital. Benchmark Co. raised their price target on Tegna from $25.00 to $30.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, February 28th. Subaru Corp (ADR) (OTCMKTS:FUJHY) has 0.00% since June 1, 2016 and is. In this series, we've seen that the co has current ratio of 1.20, usually if TGNA lies between 1.3% to 3% then it is suitable for both passive and active investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. Read More

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Meal-Kit Startup Blue Apron Is Going Public

Meal-Kit Startup Blue Apron Is Going Public

Based in New York , Blue Apron had more than 5,200 employees at the end of March, according to the filing. The company faced competition from other food delivery companies. The financials show other hopeful signs too. The company also warned potential investors on the high cost of acquiring and retaining subscribers. Though Blue Apron made almost $800 million in 2016, it was plagued by consumer acquisition costs. Read More

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Three ppl killed at LOC

Three ppl killed at LOC

The Indian Army retaliated to the ceasefire violations . Relations between India and Pakistan have worsened after a raid in September past year on an Indian military base in Uri by Kashmiri fighters killed at least 18 soldiers. Indian troops guarding the borderline retaliated the fire and gave a befitting reply. Pakistani troops also opened fire and shelled posts along the LoC in Krishnagati sector of Poonch district from 0740 hours, he said. Read More

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Team USA win first America's Cup race

Second-placed Emirates Team New Zealand are well-placed after beating Sweden in a dramatic second race on Monday while France went on to lose to Japan in race three to throw the battle wide open. Having suffered a somewhat shock defeat to Groupama Team France in the first race of the day, the Swedish team enjoyed a flying start and maintained a healthy lead for the first three gates. Read More

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Maine Leaders React to Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord

The Obama administration pledged a 26 to 28 percent cut in USA emissions, which Republicans have criticized for potentially having a negative impact on the American economy and its energy sector. But Obama says he's confident nonetheless that USA cities, states and businesses will fill the void by taking the lead on protecting the climate. Trump is expected to announce that the U. Read More

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Trump Administration Weighs Return of Sanctioned Russian Property

Trump Administration Weighs Return of Sanctioned Russian Property

Both spots were shuttered by US President Barack Obama in December 2016 in retaliation for Russia's meddling in the 2016 US elections through hacking. Russian Federation repeatedly denounced what it called the "seizure" of the properties as an illegal violation of diplomatic treaties. In late December, after USA intelligence said there had been election meddling, and in response to the ongoing harassment in Moscow, Obama ordered the compounds closed and diplomats expelled. Read More

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Gunshots and explosions at Philippine mall

He reportedly grabbed gambling chips and stuffed them into a backpack before proceeding to an upstairs section of the hotel complex. A resort in the Philippines is apparently under attack. Silva said he saw a SWAT member who was shouting: "I was hit, I was hit". Police surrounded the complex following the reports of the gunfire, which occurred just after midnight. Read More

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China's credit rating downgraded to 'A1' on rising debt

The downgrade reflects Moody's expectation that China's financial strength will erode somewhat over the coming years, with economy-wide debt continuing to rise as potential growth slows, the firm said. "We do not think that the reform effort will have sufficient impact, sufficiently quickly, to contain the erosion of credit strength associated with the combination of economy-wide leverage and slower growth", the agency stated. Read More

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Japan says US withdrawal from global climate pact 'regrettable'

Japan says US withdrawal from global climate pact 'regrettable'

During the presidential campaign, Mr. Trump pledged to withdraw from the agreement , arguing at a North Dakota rally, "This agreement gives foreign bureaucrats control over how much energy we use on our land, in our country". "Today's announcement by the president leaves the full responsibility of climate action on states and cities throughout our nation". Global leaders had pressed Mr Trump not to abandon the accord. Read More

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United Airlines Will Fly the Longest-Ever Route From the US

The flight from LA to Singapore will take approximately 18 hours, departing LA at 8:55pm (US time) and arriving in Changi at 6:50am (Singapore time), two days later. The aircraft are fitted with 253 seats, 42 of which are in Business Class, 24 in Premium Economy Class and 187 in Economy Class. United Economy offers complimentary food, soft drinks, juices, beer and wine, tea, coffee and inflight entertainment. Read More

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