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Denver Nuggets down the Cleveland Cavaliers at home 126-113

They have 11 games left and are now three games behind Miami for the final playoff spot in the East. "This was the most important game of the season right now", said Gary Harris, who led the Nuggets with 21 points. The Portland Trail Blazers followed that up with a 15-point demolition of the New York Knicks to close that gap back to one single game and are just one game back of Denver. Read More »

Thousands hold vigil for London terror victims

Khan read out the names of the three people Masood killed and said: "Our hearts are with them". "To that end, in our continuing investigation and ongoing covert activity we have made two further significant arrests overnight - one in the West Midlands and one in North West", Rowley said, adding that 2,700 items were seized from searches, including what he called "massive of amounts of computer data". Read More »

Google Nexus 6 Failed In Area Where Samsung Galaxy S6 Didn't

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The Black Sky color option appears to have a glossy finish similar to the Black Pearl Galaxy S7 Edge, which Samsung released after Apple launched it's glossy black iPhone 7. While it failed on the Nexus 6, the last of the phones from Google to come with wireless charging, it has done well on devices such as the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 along with the Samsung Galaxy S7. Read More »

Alexa is now available on Huawei Mate 9

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As if booze delivery wasn't exciting enough regardless, USA Today also says that beer and white wine will arrive already chilled in a refrigerated bag, meaning you'll be able to drink as soon as it shows up. News: Mate 9 with Amazon Alexa is a convenient way to stay informed with access to news anytime via Flash Briefings from NPR, CNBC , Reuters, Fox News, The Skimm, WSJ, AP, BBC, CNN, and many more. Read More »

Plans For Coal-Fired Power Plants Dropped Dramatically Last Year

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The report, titled Boom and Bust 2017: Tracking The Global Coal Plant Pipeline , takes a survey of the global coal industry and is the third such study undertaken by Greenpeace, the Sierra Club and research collaborative CoalSwarm. "Closures of old coal plants drove major emission reductions especially in the U.S. and United Kingdom, while Belgium and Ontario became entirely coal-free and three G8 countries announced deadlines for coal phase-outs". Read More »

Airbnb has big plans with name change and increased investment in China

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China remains crucial to fulfilling Airbnb's goal of connecting people around the world, Chesky added. It's called Tujia , and it's got a massive share of the market. The over a billon, educated, aware and tech-savvy Chinese population has held massive significance for America's tech behemoths. Since its start in 2008, the company has raised more than $3 billion to pursue its goal of becoming a full-service travel company and expand its business around the world. Read More »

Don't Throw Out Your Brazilian Beef Just Yet

On Wednesday, Brazil's government appealed to the World Trade Organization's (WTO's) 163 other members not to impose "arbitrary" meat bans. Secretary for Food and Health: We are very concerned about the quality of imported meat and poultry products from Brazil following the investigation of the Brazilian authorities. Read More »

Akzo Nobel Rejects PPG's Sweetened, $24 Billion Takeover Bid

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AkzoNobel said the PPGI offer not only undervalued the company, but didn't take into account the opportunities for increasing shareholder value by a new strategic direction for the specialty chemicals business. "We are executing our plan, including the creation of two focused businesses and new cost structure, and believe this gives us a strong platform for continued profitability and long-term value creation for all our stakeholders with substantially less execution risks". Read More »

Wall Street plunges amid concerns over Trump's agenda

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Banks benefit from higher interest rates, and their stocks are sensitive to changes in expectations of how quickly the Fed will change rates. On March 21, the S&P 500 fell 1.2% to 2,344.02-the biggest one-day decline since October 2015. China's Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.76%, while Hang Seng Index shed 1.47%. The benchmark index is trading at about 18 times expected earnings compared to a 10-year average of 14, according to Thomson Reuters Datastream. Read More »

What Are Analysts Suggestions On Wells Fargo & Company

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The stock's now has an analysts' mean recommendation of 2.8. Following analysis criteria, Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) attains noticeable attention, it has analyst recommendation of 2.70 on scale of 1-5 with monthly performance of 0.20%. Read More »

General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

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Lenox Wealth Advisors Inc. now owns 1,790 shares of the company's stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 12 shares during the period. According to the the latest analyst ratings which have been released, 2 brokers have issued a rating of "buy", 1 brokers "outperform", 13 brokers "hold", 2 brokers "underperform" and 0 brokers "sell". Read More »

Help celebrate National Ag Day

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During this period we as agricultural associations help those in our communities understand how food, fiber and renewable resource products are produced. For the past 44 years, every March 21, farmers are thanked for their efforts to provide food for the rest of the population. It's good to know that our state's agricultural heritage is in good hands and heading in the right direction. Read More »

Ivanka Trump's Company Sued By Clothing Rival Over 'Unfair' Kellyanne Conway Plug

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Like her siblings Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump, Ivanka as taken an active role in her father's business interests over the course of her life, both in his real estate empire and reality TV show, " The Apprentice ". Still, she's drawn the attention of government ethics watchdogs after she notably sat in and participated in meetings with the leaders of countries like Japan, Canada and Germany. Read More »

Donations for Meals on Wheels skyrocket since Trump budget cut funding

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Lisa Solley, director of communications for Area Agency on Aging 11, said her agency receives money through the Older Americans Act to provide home-delivered meals to residents in Trumbull, Mahoning, Columbiana and Ashtabula counties. Mulvaney went on to describe the budget, due in May, as "one of the most compassionate things we can do". Others pointed out that the cuts to a number of welfare programmes were being made to balance out a significant increase in defence spending, or to the ... Read More »

Legendary banker David Rockefeller dies at 101

According to global media reports, his spokesman said that he died peacefully in his sleep at his home in Pocantio Hills, New York. He was the grandson of oil magnate John D. He was named president and co-CEO on January 1, 1961, eventually becoming sole CEO and chairman from 1969 through 1980. Rockefeller favored assisting economies overseas on grounds that bringing prosperity would create customers for American products. Read More »

Brazil raids food giants for allegedly selling rotten meat

More than 80 per cent of the 107,400 tonnes of chicken that South Korea imported a year ago came from Brazil, and BRF supplied nearly half of that. RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO Brazil's Federal Police on Friday launched massive raids and searches as part of a probe of unnamed food processors accused of bribing regulators to loosen oversight. Read More »

Oil prices fall amid growing U.S. output, steady Opec supplies

On Friday, oil settled at $48.78 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, up 29 cents for the week. There's still hope OPEC will continue its efforts to reduce the global glut. Crude oil is likely to continue to drift lower over the near-term if supply continues to increase. Saudi's demand for oil products declined to 1.959 million bpd in January to from 2.21 million bpd the month before. Read More »

Bound flights to ban most electronic devices

The ban does not include mobile phones and medical devices needed during the flight, but complicates life for business travelers. Royal Jordanian Airlines didn't specify which USA departments instructed this ban, or specify whether the ban was temporary or permanent. Read More »

Trump 1, free trade 0: G20 nations bows to U.S. pressure

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Some advocates, such as the International Monetary Fund, readily concede that the benefits of free trade have been uneven across societies, as less-skilled workers lose out and the better-trained prosper. Conspicuous by its absence was the phrase "we will resist all forms of protectionism" that was contained in the communique from the last meeting of the group in China in July 2016. Read More »

2 bodies found in burned auto of 'Housewives' star

Apparently, a friend of Chris's brought DePaola to the airport last week; that friend, Aaron Anderson , 27, has apparently been out of reach ever since. DePoala appeared on The Real Housewives of New Jersey from 2010-2013. Ryerson said Anderson had borrowed the vehicle from DePaola's son Chris Camiscioli after dropping him off at the airport Thursday morning for a trip to California. Read More »

Winners, Losers by the Numbers: California and the GOP Health Plan

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Through Medicaid, nonelderly adults with disabilities have access to regular preventive care as well as medical care for illnesses and chronic conditions. The last will be my focus, as I will define them below. Federal subsidies pick up part of the cost, and people who still don't buy will face a tax penalty. Read More »

Give income, asset details in 15 days, Adityanath to ministers

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Interestingly, many ministers - including Mr Adityanath and his two deputies - are not members of the UP legislature. As a Union Minister of Communication and minister of the state of Railways, Manoj sustains a deliberately low profile but is seen as a honest silent performer. Read More »

Airtel Offers 30GB Free Data to Postpaid Users

Prime members will also have special data offers and higher data usage packs, apart from generic tariff plans starting at Rs 149 per month, which offers unlimited calls without any restrictions, bundled with 1GB of data (28 days validity). Read More »

'Will challenge Calcutta High Court order in Supreme Court'

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The video caught TMC MPs Saugata Roy, Suvendu Adhikari, Sultan Ahmed, Aparupa Poddar, Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar and Prasun Banerjee, state ministers Subrata Mukherjee, Firhad Hakim, Madan Mitra, Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee, MLA Iqbal Ahmed and senior IPS officer SMH Mirza allegedly accepting bribe. Read More »

Marine Le Pen pledges to work with Britain in Brexit negotiations

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Asked whether she had requested a meeting with May herself, Le Pen said she had not, but would have to meet May if she was elected. In an interview with the former Ukip leader, Nigel Farage, the Front National leader, who leads opinion polls in the French presidential election campaign, said the United Kingdom had found the "keys to the jail" represented by the EU. Read More »

G20 seeks right wording on trade, Germany's Schaeuble says

G20 officials said the US was ready to accept a phrase backing "open and fair" trade, given that the meaning of "fair" was open to interpretation. Mr Schaeuble will meet his U.S. "Our objective is getting more balanced trade agreements", he said, confirming that having border taxes is an option. Despite the more accepting rhetoric, the G20 has yet to agree on a demand by the United States to adopt language calling for a commitment to "free and fair trade". Read More »

Frustrated with Shiv Sena's pressure tactics, Devendra Fadnavis threatens to quit

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The delegation would meet Union ministers for finance and agriculture, Fadnavis said in a statement on the demand for a farm loan waiver by the opposition Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). In addition, we have invested as much as Rs 2,000 crore on crop insurance, Rs 8,000 crore losses caused by natural calamities and Rs 1500 crore on measures to increase agriculture output". Read More »

Icon of the Day: Intel/ NVIDIA or Mobileye

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Intel presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $39.99. Intel ( NASDAQ:INTC ) opened at 35.18 on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $166.33 billion, a PE ratio of 16.59 and a beta of 1.03. Read More »

Brent futures slip as Saudi Arabia raises oil production

In the meantime, the technical picture still looks weak and further downside can not be ruled out. Traders should use the current fall in crude to accumulate long position in oil if prices rebound from the trendline. Brazil's oil exports also have been climbing with February exports at a record 1.63 mbpd. Based on the agreement, supply from OPEC members with production targets fell to 29.681 million bpd last month. Read More »