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Alvaro Morata's agent drops big hint on Manchester United move

In an interview with Calciomercato , Lopez did little to dispel the ongoing links with United and even suggested that Morata would welcome a move to English football. But asked if a deal was near completion, Lopez was more cautious, adding: "I can not say - we will see". Real are looking to recoup more than four times the £15.8m they paid Juventus past year but Morata's pedigree in front of goal makes him an ideal potential signing. Read More

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Federal Reserve Raises Short Term Interest Rates Again

Federal Reserve Raises Short Term Interest Rates Again

The Fed plans to initially start selling mortgage-backed securities and Treasuries totaling $10 billion a month. The result of declining securities holdings would be a decline in reserve balances, the Fed added. Finally, while you may think that a Fed rate hike should translate into a higher interest rate from your savings account, that may not be the case. Read More

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Gunman who shot congressman had history of anti-GOP activity

Gunman who shot congressman had history of anti-GOP activity

In the hours after the attack in Alexandria, Virginia, a picture began to emerge of a shooter with a mostly minor arrest record who worked as a home inspector and despised the Republican Party. His daughter escaped and got into the neighbor's vehicle, but Hodgkinson opened the door of the auto, pulled out a pocket knife and cut off the seatbelt she was wearing, records show. Read More

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Natural gas built Qatar, now may protect it in Gulf dispute

The comments were in reaction to remarks by Qatar Airways' chief executive that Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain were violating global law by shutting out Qatari flights. "Victimizing Qatar through smear campaigns serves no goal", Erdogan said, urging the Saudi king, as an elder politician in the region, to take the lead in untangling the crisis. Read More

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Gunman shooting at baseball practice field dead

He is expected to make a full recovery, Williams said. The shooting occurred as several Congressional members and aides were on the field for practice ahead of the annual baseball game , scheduled for Thursday. Scalise is in critical condition. Tim Slater of the FBI which is now leading the investigation said that it is "too early to tell whether anyone was targeted". Read More

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Huge fire engulfs 27-floor London tower block

London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton said a structural engineer was monitoring the stability of the building, but that it was still safe for rescue crews to enter. When she got downstairs, there was only four of them with her. "In my 29 years of being a firefighter I have never, ever seen anything of this scale". Read More

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At least 12 dead, dozens injured in London fire

Have you read Trendiee Today? But on Wednesday, as an enormous fire gutted the 24-story residential block, it emerged that local residents' groups had expressed concerns about safety going back several years . Councillor Judith Blakeman said questions would now be asked in the wake of those assurances. The Kensington and Chelsea Council promised a full investigation into Wednesday's tragedy and a public accounting. Read More

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6 killed, 74 injured in massive London high-rise blaze

6 killed, 74 injured in massive London high-rise blaze

Local police said, "A number of people being treated for a range of injuries". Lily Allen said she would provide a "bed and a tea" while Love Actually script writer Emma Freud offered "a roof". She and her grandson sat outside the building and watched people trapped on higher floors cry desperately for help. In this image made from video provided by Celeste Thomas @MAMAPIE, a building is on fire in London , Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Read More

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Manuel Pellegrini In Talks To Return To The Premier League

The 2017/18 Premier League fixtures have been released, giving the first indication of how teams might get on in the upcoming season. For the trio of newly-promoted clubs, their opening fixtures see second tier champions Newcastle host Spurs , whilst Premier League debutants Brighton entertain Manchester City and Huddersfield are away at Crystal Palace . Read More

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British inflation rate rises to 4-year high of 2.9 pct

But despite the sharp uptick in inflation, it is expected to leave interest rates on hold at 0.25% later this week - with some experts speculating that increased political uncertainty after the election would add to caution about any hike. Economists expected the CPI to be unchanged, with core prices rising 0.2%. There was, however, a further increase in shelter prices with a 3.3% annual increase. Read More

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Getty Realty Corporation (GTY) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine

Getty Realty Corporation (GTY) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 72,545,930 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $1,602,539,000 after buying an additional 1,433,878 shares in the last quarter. On the last trading day, Duke Realty Corporation (DRE ) lost -0.03% closing at the price of $28.65 while the previous close of DRE was $28.66. American Research & Mngmt Company holds 0% or 333 shares in its portfolio. Read More

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Puerto Rico votes for statehood

After the filing , Breitbart News reported that Puerto Rico's public pension plans have only $1.8 billion in assets to pay $45 billion in liabilities . Those inequalities and the ongoing crisis prompted 66-year-old Maria Quinones to vote for the first time in such a referendum, the fifth on Puerto Rico's status. Read More

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The Jeronimo Yanez Trial: Defense Rests, Closing Arguments Monday

Castile had informed Yanez he was carrying a handgun, and barely a minute later was shot five times. A 15-member jury could be considering the case as soon as Monday. "I believe wholeheartedly he saw that gun", Dutton said. Other witnesses testified about where Castile's gun was found after he was removed from the auto, either hanging from a pocket, falling out of a pocket and hitting the ground or deep in a pocket. Read More

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Fed hikes key rate and unveils bond trimming plans

Bottom Line on the Federal Reserve System: On the heels of additional " soft " inflation data released this week, the Fed's decision to move forward with a second-round increase this year appears to be motivated by both a push from the market with today's rate hike fully priced in, according to Bloomberg , as well as a desire to rebuild the monetary policy tool kit. Read More

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Indian shares end higher; Reliance gains, Fed weighs

Indian shares end higher; Reliance gains, Fed weighs

Despite the overall gain, market breadth was negative with 1,249 shares advancing against a decline of 1,419 shares. But they decided not to go the whole hog as they waited for the US Federal Reserve's policy move later in the day. Foreign funds sold shares net Rs 312.40 crore while domestic investors bought Rs 304.58 crore yesterday, as per provisional figures. "Delivery volume was lower compared to yesterday (Tuesday) on account of US Fed's meeting today but index future and options ... Read More

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(EMR) fell down -0.18% in the last trading session

The stock rose 0.56% or $0.16 reaching $28.61. About 476,895 shares traded. It has outperformed by 1.56% the S&P500. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) unveiled its launch of Avitas Systems, a GE Ventures-backed subsidiary that will provide high-tech inspection services to industrial users such as electric utilities and oil rig operators. Read More

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Brighton chief thrilled to face Manchester City on Premier League return

Bet Victor have priced the Premier League heavyweights at odds of 4/1 to sign the 20-year-old before the September 3 deadline. Chelsea begin with a home game against Burnley but the champions have an awkward start. Chelsea travel to Newcastle on the final day of the season, and the Magpies have form in making things hard for the Blues. The 2017/18 fixtures were rolled out at nine o'clock on Wednesday morning, with fans extremely eager to see where the first away day of the season ... Read More

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Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For The Fourth Time Since 2015

Fed Chair Janet Yellen will hold a press conference and the FOMC will release a new set of economic forecasts and " dot plots " at this week's meeting. This is the third rate hike the Fed has made since December. Some critics, however, are saying inflation and wages aren't rising fast enough to justify rate hikes, which means the Fed should stand pat after Wednesday. Read More

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European shares slip on oil drop, weak USA data

Fed officials voted 8-1 to raise the federal funds rate to a range of 1 to 1.25 percent. Investors are expecting a rate increase mostly since Fed officials have told them to therefore their focus will be on the prospect for policy mainly when the central bank will start to lessen its huge portfolio of U.S. Read More

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Monaco's Kylian Mbappe to 'sort through' transfer options over summer

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe to 'sort through' transfer options over summer

And after helping France to a win on only his second start for his country at the Stade de France , Mbappe was open to a possible switch to one of Europe's biggest clubs. " Real Madrid?' he added". Real Madrid remain as the favourites to land him because they seem to be the only side willing to meet Monaco's asking price of £100 million, but Manchester United and Arsenal are also believed to keep a close eye on the situation. Read More

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Trump dismisses 'leaker' James Comey's version: 'I didn't say that'

King said either his House Intelligence Committee or the House Judiciary Committee will look into whether Comey broke the law when he admittedly leaked his Trump meeting memos to a friend, who then released them to the New York Times . Trump also accused the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director of saying things that "just weren't true" in his testimony but added that Comey also "confirmed a lot of what I said". Read More

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US consumer prices slipped 0.1 percent in May

US consumer prices slipped 0.1 percent in May

Rising inflation has been a boon for the discount supermarkets Aldi and Lidl, whose combined sales have risen by nearly 20 per cent over the past three months, compared to the same period previous year. A double dose of weak retail and inflation data sent the 10-year Treasury yield tumbling 6 basis points to 2.15%, near a seven-month low. Economists had forecast that it would remain at 2.7 percent. Read More

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Here's a first look at Apple's new iPad, and five key takeaways

Here's a first look at Apple's new iPad, and five key takeaways

Last week, Apple ( AAPL ) announced the updated version of its iPad Pro at the 2017 Worldwide Developer Conference (or WWDC). And another $145 for the Apple Pencil. It's not quite the same as drag-and-drop on a Mac or PC, but it's awfully close - and all without breaking the fundamental feel of iOS. Alert reader Yasuhiro Sugawara of Sugarwater Brothers deserves the credit for identifying these quirks in Apple's online store. Read More

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Court approves Marsh deals to sell 26 grocery stores

Court approves Marsh deals to sell 26 grocery stores

The company was founded in 1964 and changed its name in 1995 to Fresh Encounters . The deal hinges on the outcome of a dispute between Marsh and CVS Pharmacies. Fresh Encounter , a privately owned chain with 21 locations, is the proposed buyer for the store. "We've been provided with no evidence that [Fresh Encounter] can provide adequate assurance of future performance", Carlberg said. Read More

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Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Caymus Capital Partners Lp decreased Marathon Oil Corp ( MRO ) stake by 49.35% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Since February 9, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 4 selling transactions for $2.67 million activity. Macquarie Grp reported 38,100 shares or 0% of all its holdings. 16,371 are owned by Granite Investment Ptnrs. Icon Advisers invested in 44,700 shares or 0.4% of the stock. Read More

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US Stockpile Keeps Oil Prices Down

The sentiment on supplies came despite a report late Tuesday from the American Petroleum Institute that crude oil inventories in the United States , the world's leading economy, fell by 4.6 million barrels, compared with a forecast of 3.5 million barrels. Read More

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