• Elliott explores bid to challenge Buffett's Oncor deal
Elliott explores bid to challenge Buffett's Oncor deal

NextEra promised to shell out $18.4 billion for the utility, but resisted regulators' demands to ensure Oncor's independence and financial security. Berkshire Hathaway Energy however, typically generates nearly 10 percent of its parent's profit contributing $2.29 billion to an overall $24.07 billion in 2016.

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  • Trump cites 'good progress' on NAFTA after meeting with Pena Nieto
Trump cites 'good progress' on NAFTA after meeting with Pena Nieto

Trump's election and his early days in office sent U.S. -Mexico relations to a new low due to his threats to apply tariffs to Mexican-made goods and a plan to build a wall on the southern U.S. "It's great to be with my friend, the president of Mexico", Trump said as he and Pena Nieto began the meeting. Trump insists that the wall is crucial to ke...

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  • USA judge in Hawaii leaves Trump's travel ban rules in place
USA judge in Hawaii leaves Trump's travel ban rules in place

The Ninth Circuit will then have to decide if Watson is right, and only the Supreme Court can (somehow) decide whether grandparents and refugee resettlement organizations count as "bona fide" relationships , or if Watson is wrong and lower courts can answer those questions.

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  • Dayton, Ellison Denounce Senate Health Care Bill, Highlighting Personal Stories
Dayton, Ellison Denounce Senate Health Care Bill, Highlighting Personal Stories

Another Obamacare defender, Dan Stewart, wrote: "The true horror story is the Republican party trying to repeal Obamacare and introduce #Wealthcare, a tax break for the richest Americans whilst booting 20+ million Americans off of health insurance".

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  • FBI investigated Bob Knight for allegedly groping women at United States spy agency
FBI investigated Bob Knight for allegedly groping women at United States spy agency

The criminal investigations reportedly lasted a year and culminated in July 2016, when FBI agents interviewed Knight at his home in Montana . The matter was thoroughly investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. There were multiple witnesses to some of the allegations against Knight, according to the Post . One woman who ...

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  • Mahendra Dhoni turns 36, birthday wishes pour in 'Mr. Helicopter'
Mahendra Dhoni turns 36, birthday wishes pour in 'Mr. Helicopter'

With billions of fans wishing Maahi on the social media platforms, the #HappybirthdayDhoni is now trending on Twitter, as people went storming the social media networks with pleasant wishes. India's most successful captain, Dhoni, received a flawless gift from the Indian Cricket Team. The king of death-overs and the coolest captain Indian Cricket t...

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  • Vince Carter joins Kings on one-year contract
Vince Carter joins Kings on one-year contract

Last season with the Memphis Grizzlies , Carter averaged 8.0 points and 3.1 rebounds in 24.6 minutes per game. Also on Thursday, Rudy Gay, last season's starting small forward, agreed to a two-year deal with the San Antonio Spurs. Former NBA assistant general manager and ESPN analyst Bobby Marks is impressed with what the Kings have done in ...

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  • Armed Man Arrested At Trump Tower Looking For Ivanka
Armed Man Arrested At Trump Tower Looking For Ivanka

Sixto Benitez was also wearing a bulletproof vest when he was apprehended by Secret Service agents. Benitez Adames, 52, was arrested and taken to a hospital for a psychiatric evaluation after "exhibiting behavior of an emotionally disturbed person".

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  • Cyprus reunification talks break down, ending two years of hope
Cyprus reunification talks break down, ending two years of hope

He shuttled between participants to gauge where they stood on key issues such as future security arrangements for Cyprus, which has been divided for 43 years. But the talks' collapse was not only about the presence of Turkish soldiers on the island, Akinci said. "The Greek side insists they must all be pulled out, while the Turkish side says some...

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  • In Mexico : Five inmates killed in prison brawl
In Mexico : Five inmates killed in prison brawl

State police regained control of the prison, backed by federal police and the army , which set up a security cordon outside, he said before adding that the governor ordered an investigation, including of prison staff. Acapulco , a resort town on Mexico's Pacific coast, has been hit by grisly violence between warring drug cartels in recent ye...

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  • Unesco: Hébron sur la liste du patrimoine mondial
Unesco: Hébron sur la liste du patrimoine mondial

Douze membres du comité ont voté pour l'inscription, six se sont abstenus et trois ont voté contre tandis que la majorité requise était de dix voix. Après cette nouvelle décision, Nikki Haley a toutefois averti que "les Etats-Unis évaluent actuellement le niveau approprié de leur engagement continu au sein de l'Unesco ".

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  • Waymo must disclose details of Lyft vehicle deal to Uber - ruling
Waymo must disclose details of Lyft vehicle deal to Uber - ruling

Waymo's lawsuit against Uber alleges that Anthony Levandowski, its former employee who decamped and later joined Uber, downloaded more than 14,000 files before leaving Waymo. "We continue to pursue a patent claim against Uber's current generation device and our trade secret claims", a Waymo spokesperson said. Meanwhile, Uber fired Levandowski and...

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  • Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) Given Consensus Recommendation of
Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages

Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. Therefore 22% are positive. 1 investment expert has recommended the share with a sell recommendation, around three have issued a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation to the firms shares.

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  • La poignée de main manquée entre Trump et la première dame polonaise
La poignée de main manquée entre Trump et la première dame polonaise

Après avoir serré la main de Melania, Agata Kornhauser-Duda se retourne ensuite vers le président américain et lui serre la main en second. Depuis l'élection de Donald Trump à la présidence des Etats-Unis, ses poignées de main avec ses homologues étrangers sont scrutées par les médias internationaux, tant elles peuvent être vigoureuses et éto...

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  • Labor Department to release employment data for June
Labor Department to release employment data for June

The Bureau of Labour Statistics reported that non-farm payrolls rose 220,000 in the month, better than the 179,000 that economists had expected and the quickest pace of hiring since February. Indications from central bank officials are that they believe the low inflation pressures to be temporary, though a continued lack of wage growth could ch...

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  • Conservative leader speaks out about $10.5M Khadr payout
Conservative leader speaks out about $10.5M Khadr payout

It should also be pointed out that some do support the payment to Khadr and have applauded the Liberals for offering a settlement as opposed to more litigation. "Plus, if they are smart, that money is not sitting in Omar Khadr's name, it is sitting in a trust fund or it is sitting in a corporation or some other structure, and good luck in enforcing...

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  • Rob Kardashian New Girlfriend 2017: Dating Jamaican Model Yanique Barrett?
Rob Kardashian New Girlfriend 2017: Dating Jamaican Model Yanique Barrett?

So how is she putting Rob's antics behind her, exactly? But what about baby Dream? The record, which is produced by JayeLL, finds Scotty using the Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna controversy as a cautionary tale. To excuse Kardashian's actions by noting Chyna's past as a stripper or even the publishing of her own sexually suggestive p...

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  • Teenager held at Liverpool airport over Manchester bombing
Teenager held at Liverpool airport over Manchester bombing

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences at Liverpool John Lennon airport in connection with the Manchester Arena attack. Hashem was arrested in Libya shortly after the attack on 22 May, along with his and Salman's father, Ramadan. "We do however believe further arrests are possible".

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  • Anurag Basu opens more about 'Jagga Jasoos' creation
Anurag Basu opens more about 'Jagga Jasoos' creation

There will be a quick quiz round hosted by the star cast of the film around Jagga Jasoos and they will also answer all the questions of the little ones at the event. Apparently, Govinda travelled to South Africa where the film was being shot despite illness and he didn't even charge for the film. "I did my job as an actor and if the director is n...

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  • Wall Street Revisits Dish, Amazon Partnership On Wireless Opportunities, Internet Of Things
Wall Street Revisits Dish, Amazon Partnership On Wireless Opportunities, Internet Of Things

The Wall Street Journal revived news Thursday of a planned wireless partnership between DISH Network Corp (NASDAQ: DISH) and Amazon.com, Inc. Of course, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is no stranger to unexpected deals. Ergen and Amazon chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos (who also owns The Washington Post) have grown increasingly close over the past yea...

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  • Jr. NTR's Jai Lava Kusa Movie Teaser Released
Jr. NTR's Jai Lava Kusa Movie Teaser Released

NTR as the character of " Jai ". Rashi Khanna and Nivetha Thomas are playing the female lead roles in the movie. Produced by NTR's sibling Nandamuri Kalyanram under NTR Arts banner, Jai Lava Kusa is as of now being shot in Hyderabad with the entire cast and group of the film.

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  • Minnesota governor proposes naming police fund after Philando Castile
Minnesota governor proposes naming police fund after Philando Castile

The story made national headlines as Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, live-streamed the aftermath on Facebook. Reynolds says her daughter is "doing great", but that she's still alarmed when she hears sirens or sees police. Castile told Yanez that he had a gun, prompting the officer to slowly put his hand closer to his own firearm. Yanez ...

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  • EoI signed for Odisha-AFI-IAAF Academy
EoI signed for Odisha-AFI-IAAF Academy

The EoI was signed on the sidelines of the ongoing Asian Athletics Championships 2017 being held in the city. We are pleased to provide all necessary support for the academy, which will help to augment the career of the young talents."AFI president Adille Sumariwalla said the athletes don't need to visit overseas for training as it would provid...

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  • Explosion on Eglin Air Force Base
Explosion on Eglin Air Force Base

The smoke has since dispersed. Base spokeswoman Jasmin Porterfield tells the Pensacola News Journal the smoke, identified at methyl chloride, didn't pose a health hazard to the public, but an area was evacuated as a precaution. The EPA says exposure to it can increase your risk of getting cancer, and at high levels of acute exposure, meaning ...

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  • The Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) Position Increased by Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
The Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) Position Increased by Dimensional Fund Advisors LP

Sei Investments has 0.03% invested in Rice Energy Inc (NYSE:RICE) for 263,695 shares. However looking at valuation ratios the stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0. The stock grabbed 55 new institutional investments totaling 9,655,093 shares while 47 institutional investors sold out their entire...

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  • Gambian High School Robotics Team Will Attend Global Contest After All
Gambian High School Robotics Team Will Attend Global Contest After All

Members of an Afghan robotics team that was denied entry into the United States. For Fatoumata and her fellow students, they hope that being able to attend the competition to showcase their robot will motivate the youth in furthering their engineering careers and encourage the development of engineering as a whole in The Gambia.

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  • Turquie: le Parlement européen demande à nouveau le gel des négociations d'adhésion
Turquie: le Parlement européen demande à nouveau le gel des négociations d'adhésion

Dans une résolution adoptée jeudi à une très large majorité par 477 voix contre 64 et 97 abstentions, le Parlement européen "demande à la Commission européenne et aux États membres de l'Union européenne (UE) de suspendre formellement les négociations d'adhésion avec la Turquie sans plus attendre, si le paquet de réformes constitutionnelles est mis ...

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  • Les anti-G20 lancent la contestation à Hambourg — Allemagne
Les anti-G20 lancent la contestation à Hambourg — Allemagne

Comme c'est souvent le cas, le sommet du G20 a été le théâtre d'affrontements entre manifestants et forces de l'ordre, jeudi, à Hambourg en Allemagne. Un autre grand rassemblement, à l'initiative de la mouvance d'extrême gauche, est prévu samedi en fin de matinée. "La protestation est une chose naturelle et bienvenue dans une démocratie".

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise Back In Intensive Care Unit 3 Weeks After Shooting
Rep. Steve Scalise Back In Intensive Care Unit 3 Weeks After Shooting

Five people, including Scalise, were injured when Hodgkinson reportedly opened fire on the baseball practice. In late June, his condition improved, and he was moved out of intensive care at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington .

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  • Heavy rain forces 400000 from homes in Japan
Heavy rain forces 400000 from homes in Japan

Ahead of the meeting, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a press conference that about 7,500 personnel from the Self-Defense Forces, police and fire departments have been mobilized for rescue and relief efforts since early Thursday morning.

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