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Bahrain test - Hamilton fastest on first day in Sakhir

Seemingly unaware of the regulation which forbids drivers from going too slowly during Safety Car periods, Hamilton slowed his Mercedes on the in-lap in an attempt to delay the progress of the following Red Bull of Daniel Ricciardo. In Bahrain Hamilton and team-mate Valtteri Bottas gave Mercedes their first front-row lock-out of the season, with the Finn ahead on his first career pole position. Read More

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Korea displays new types of ballistic missiles

Korea displays new types of ballistic missiles

US President Trump has vowed that Pyongyang would not be allowed to create a missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to American territory. "The missile blew up nearly immediately", Benham said. North Korea is working to develop a nuclear missile that can strike the United States. North Korea has spent decades trying to develop operational nuclear weapons. Read More

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Usual Indian media hype, tweets Mallya after London arrest, bail

In 2016 there was 16 extradition requests from India pending with Britain. Indian officials, on condition of anonymity, told this correspondent that "the process will now intensify" to extradite the liquor baron. Another FIR is by Enforcement Directorate on money laundering charges. Mallya, 61, secretly fled India in March a year ago, owing more than US$1 billion (S$1.4 billion) after defaulting on loan payments to state-owned banks and allegedly misusing the funds. Read More

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IIT Delhi hostel tells women to dress appropriately

IIT Delhi hostel tells women to dress appropriately

Notably, House Day, scheduled for April 20, is an annual event at the institute where residents can invite guests in the hostel for an hour. The notice was issued by the warden of Himadri Hostel that houses female students. The institution, however, denied issuing any such notice, NDTV reported. Amid the controversy, the notice is being withdrawn. The DCW too has expressed strong objection to the notice and is investigating the matter. Read More

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US aircraft carrier to reach waters near NKorea next week

US aircraft carrier to reach waters near NKorea next week

The Carl Vinson , which is accompanied by a strike force of warships including destroyers, received orders to sail to the Korean peninsula in early April. The U.S. Navy's Flickr account is not usually a source of headline news, but it drew considerable attention on Tuesday after a new photo of the carrier Carl Vinson appeared to contradict widespread reports of her impending arrival off North Korea. Read More

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Energy Chief Perry orders electric grid study to boost coal use

Energy Chief Perry orders electric grid study to boost coal use

The integration of a diversity of generating resources into the nation's electric grid has been a hot topic at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, as well as at regional transmission organizations. He also wants to know whether wholesale energy markets adequately compensate some of the attributes that coal and nuclear plants bring to the table, such as on-site fuel supply, that strengthen grid resilience. Read More

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Conor McGregor confirms that his next fight will be announced very soon

Conor McGregor confirms that his next fight will be announced very soon

Then in March 2017, people started taking this potential super fight a little more seriously when Mayweather announced during his United Kingdom tour that he was officially out of retirement just to fight McGregor. "But if they need a promoter, give me a call". "I mean, if you ask me 'Would I love to announce the fight?' If you remember, in Pacquiao & Mayweather, my brother, Michael Buffer (whom I managed for him to be in the ring), and he was there along with Jimmy Lennon Jr". Read More

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Gov't will avoid measures that could boost demand for GTA housing: Morneau

Gov't will avoid measures that could boost demand for GTA housing: Morneau

Morneau's office made the invitations to Sousa and Tory public, but if any new concrete measures arrive in the coming weeks, it will likely be up to Ontario and Toronto to do the heavy lifting. Bank of Montreal chief economist Doug Porter said where you stand on the issue of Canada's housing market depends on where you live. Mr. Alexander said he feels governments do not have enough data yet to determine whether a tax on foreign buyers or speculators is warranted. Read More

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Between The Numbers: Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (LNCE), Green Plains Inc. (GPRE)

Between The Numbers: Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (LNCE), Green Plains Inc. (GPRE)

DA Davidson initiated Snyder's-Lance Inc (NASDAQ:LNCE) on Wednesday, April 27 with "Buy" rating. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $42.5 on the shares of Snyder's-Lance, Inc. ( LNCE ) could bring EPS of $0.39/share. The difference between the estimate and actual was $-0.02 which created a surprise factor of -5%. "Our company faced hard challenges during the first quarter that have negatively impacted earnings", said Alex Pease, executive vice-president ... Read More

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US Still Talking to Russian Federation to 'Deconflict' Air Ops over Syria: Mattis

US Still Talking to Russian Federation to 'Deconflict' Air Ops over Syria: Mattis

The American-Chinese effort seeks to "get this under control and aim for the denuclearised Korean peninsula" desired by China, the US, South Korea and Japan, he said as he flew to the Middle East for a tour. Another official, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss an intelligence matter, said later that the missile was a Scud variant that the US calls a KN-17. Read More

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX) Valuation According To Analysts

American Group stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ). 03/09/2017 - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. If you are viewing this story on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and global copyright laws. The correct version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/04/18/piper-jaffray-companies-reiterates-outperform-rating-for-valeant-pharmaceuticals-intl-inc-vrx.html. Read More

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Steve Ballmer's USAFacts site surfaces government spending

Steve Ballmer's USAFacts site surfaces government spending

Ballmer said. But now it does. Ballmer's big rule, though, is to not use data from outside sources so that the data presented by USAFacts .org is accurate. "Government should run itself by government numbers, just like a private company should run itself". "Things are getting better, but the question is: Are they getting better fast enough?" "When reasonable people, who may disagree, can look at the same data, it's easier for them to grow closer together", Ballmer said. Read More

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India to press before UK court for Vijay Mallya's extradition

Mallya has repeatedly denied the accusations of fraud and corruption, saying in January that "not one rupee was misused", and adding today that the developments were, "Usual Indian media hype". On former IPL chief Lalit Modi, he said, "He also escaped from the clutches of Indian law before Mallya". It also states that politically motivated extradition requests where a person is being sought to be brought back to the country for his political affiliations would also be not entertained. Read More

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Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

As a presidential candidate, Trump said he would "end forever the use of the H-1B as a cheap labor program, and institute an absolute requirement to hire American workers for every visa and immigration program", with "no exceptions". Its centerpiece is the replacement of the H-1B lottery with a system that distributes visas on the basis of wages, skills and education. The moves will show Trump once again using his power to issue executive orders to try to fulfill promises he made ... Read More

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Theranos to pay Arizona customers $4.7 mln in settlement

Theranos to pay Arizona customers $4.7 mln in settlement

Ten percent of the tests that customers ordered have been voided or corrected, according to the company. From 2013 through 2016, Theranos sold its blood tests to almost 176,000 Arizonans, Brnovich said. Arizona had sued Theranos for misrepresenting the method, accuracy and reliability of its blood tests and failing to comply with regulations. The company is also prohibited from owning, operating, or directing a lab in the state for two years. Read More

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Theresa May calls snap UK General Election

Theresa May calls snap UK General Election

European Union leaders except May are set to hold a summit on April 29 where they will agree on the strategy for negotiating Britain's expected departure in 2019. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon , who opposes Brexit, said May's Conservative Party is trying to "move the United Kingdom to the right, force through a hard Brexit and impose deeper cuts". Read More

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Vineland family meets Kellyanne Conway at White House Easter Egg roll

Vineland family meets Kellyanne Conway at White House Easter Egg roll

Specifically, the first lady was in charge of the activities, just like every year, and this was the 139th egg race hosted at the White House, although it was the first time the Trumps had been involved. "Melania Trump bringing and unifying her family under one roof of the White House is a very smart move, and a very traditional move", said White House historian Andrew Och, Fox News reported Saturday. Read More

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Anglo American (LON:AAL) Receives Hold Rating From Jefferies Analysts

In the prior 12 months Anglo American's stock price has increased by 62.85% from 693.6 to 1129.5. It has outperformed by 16.09% the S&P500. Among 9 analysts covering MRC Global ( NYSE:MRC ), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Swedbank has 4.08 million shares. Northern Tru stated it has 5.16 million shares. St. James's Place plc ( LON:STJ ) traded down 0.47% during trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 1061.00. Read More

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US Syria Strike Sent Strong Message to North Korea

US Syria Strike Sent Strong Message to North Korea

First Lady Melania Trump wore a red dress; while the Chinese first lady was dressed in a bluish, pattern dress. The two men shook hands for about three minutes, putting on their friendliest faces for reporters. This summit was ill-suited to thrashing out problems, as there was little time for preparation. -China summit, Trump should have talked to Hwang about the background of the summit and how he plans to persuade China to play a more active role in sanctioning Pyongyang over military ... Read More

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Here's Why Mercedes Pulled Ads from The O'Reilly Factor

Here's Why Mercedes Pulled Ads from The O'Reilly Factor

Fox News itself makes up one-fifth of parent company 21st Century Fox's profit, according to estimates from Anthony DiClemete, a media analyst with the Nomura investment bank. "We will continue to closely monitor the situation but believe this is the right decision at this time ". Other companies that have pulled their ads from The O'Reilly Factor issued similar statements. Read More

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Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'

Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'

In the opening sketch, Alec Baldwin as Trump joked that "this could all be over by Monday". In Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, speaking to reporters Monday evening, said he hopes "there will be no unilateral actions like those we saw recently in Syria and that the USA will follow the line that President Trump repeatedly voiced during the election campaign". Read More

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Tesla Announces Plan For Semi-Trailer Truck

Tesla Announces Plan For Semi-Trailer Truck

Tesla CEO Elon Musk himself acknowledged on Twitter that his company's stock price was overvalued. The Tesla CEO did add that the company's engineers have done an "amazing job" on it and that the vehicle is "seriously next level". Tesla Inc stock rose by $7.16 or 2.41 percent and closed at $304.00 but the newest announcement could push it even further. This week, Tesla briefly became the most valuable carmaker in America when it overtook GM for a while. Read More

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US housing starts fell in March; still stronger than in 2016

US housing starts fell in March; still stronger than in 2016

The construction of single-family homes in the Midwest recorded its biggest decline in three years, with overall housing starts falling 6.8% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.22 million units. The March starts pushed the streak of housing starts of at least 1 million units to 24 consecutive months after more than five years below that level. Read More

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Johnson & Johnson tops 1Q profit forecasts, but net dips

Johnson & Johnson tops 1Q profit forecasts, but net dips

Lenox Wealth Advisors Inc. now owns 871 shares of the company's stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 6 shares during the period. For the quarter, shares have been noted at 10.43%. Consensus estimates call for fiscal year 2017 EPS of $7.05 on revenues of $74.73 billion. In February, J&J released its first transparency report in a bid to expand disclosures on its pricing practices - a strategy adopted by several other drugmakers to stave off criticism. Read More

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Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London

Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London

India has asked Britain to extradite Mallya who is facing charges of money laundering and ignoring arrest warrants from courts. The warrant was issued in relation to accusations of fraud surrounding his failed Kingfisher Airlines company, which is reported to owe banks over a billion dollars. Read More

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Trump to sign immigration labor order during Wisconsin visit

Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin would require American products be used for certain publicly funded projects. Wisconsin Democratic U.S. Sen. The White House said the program is now undercutting American workers by bringing in cheaper labor. The change has left about 75 Wisconsin dairy farmers with no place to sell their milk, a problem that Walker and others have been pressing the Trump administration to address. Read More

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IMF Raises Global Growth Forecasts

IMF Raises Global Growth Forecasts

The body kept its projection for 2018 unchanged at 3.6 per cent. Arriving on the same day British Prime Minister Theresa May announced a snap general election, the report states that Britain's economy is expected to grow by 2% this year, up from its 1.5% estimate in January. Read More

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A running list of 'The O'Reilly Factor' sponsors who've pulled out

A running list of 'The O'Reilly Factor' sponsors who've pulled out

Fox News is in a pickle this week as 15 major companies chose to pull their ads from the network's popular "O'Reilly Factor " show, after a series of sexual harassment claims against the host, Bill O'Reilly, were made. "The O'Reilly Factor " is Fox News' most watched program and is coming off the highest-rated first quarter in its history, averaging 4 million viewers, according to Nielsen. Read More

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