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Finance Senate leaders await analysis of GOP health bill
Author: 0 Senate leaders await analysis of GOP health bill

All six bills, however, were being postponed, caught in the crossfire of a partisan budget dispute that has set the House chamber on edge. In closed-door meetings aimed at crafting a measure, GOP senators have discussed changing the House's proposed Medicaid cuts and aiming health care tax credits more toward low earners, but they've reported little progress.

Finance Q2 Weather: Weekend outlook for Memorial Day
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Instead, we will have partly cloudy skies. Note strong westerly wind gusts (around 25 mph) are possible from late morning until almost dinnertime. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. No precipitation was recorded at the Dane County Regional Airport on Thursday , leaving Madison's May precipitation total (rain plus snow converted to liquid) at 2.31 inches, 0.48 inches below normal.

Finance Crude prices surprisingly fall after extension of oil deal
Author: 0 Crude prices surprisingly fall after extension of oil deal

WTI-Brent spread was stable on May-2017. "Prices today and in the near term are absolutely crucial for the economic stability of many oil producing nations, not just OPEC". American oil production has risen over 6% since the start of the year. Opec and non-Opec delegates said joint cuts with non-Opec were agreed at around 1.8 million bpd, which would see non-Opec producers again contributing a reduction of under 600,000 bpd.

Finance Pakistan boosts spending in election-year budget
Author: 0 Pakistan boosts spending in election-year budget

Cash-strapped Pakistan's economy for the first time crossed the USA $300-billion mark and achieved over 5% GDP growth. Mr Dar said it was rather a matter for celebration that the country's growth rate had broken the 3-4pc barrier after a long time and was now moving towards 6pc growth trajectory.

Author: 0 British Land Company PLC (BTLCY) Under Analyst Spotlight

Shares of BTG plc (LON:BTG) traded down 0.22% during trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 671.50. (NASDAQ:KIRK). Wells Fargo & Mn has 0% invested in Kirkland's, Inc. 09/07/2016 - Sse Plc had its "mkt perform" rating reiterated by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein. New York-based Morgan Stanley has invested 0% in TCF Financial Corporation (NYSE:TCF).

Finance Facebook's Zuckerberg to give Harvard graduation speech
Author: 0 Facebook's Zuckerberg to give Harvard graduation speech

He also recalled some less happy memories, like the time he was called before the Administrative Board-then the College's main disciplinary body-in 2003 for creating Facemash , a controversial site that allowed Harvard students to rank the attractiveness of their peers.

Finance Trump Team Hails US-China Trade Deal As 'Herculean Accomplishment'
Author: 0 Trump Team Hails US-China Trade Deal As 'Herculean Accomplishment'

Ross called the agreement a "herculean accomplishment" and argued the deal represented the biggest accomplishment in US-China trade negotiations "in the whole history of US-China relations". "We will continue to move forward", Chinese Vice Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao told a Beijing media briefing. The U.S. brought a case against China on its electronic payment services market in 2010.

Finance Dominion Bank's earnings jump 22%
Author: 0 Dominion Bank's earnings jump 22%

Wright Investors Service Inc. now owns 18,585 shares of the bank's stock worth $931,000 after buying an additional 150 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Toronto-Dominion Bank is a Canada bank, which operates in the North America. The company had revenue of $8.47 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.72 billion.

Finance The white House renewed sanctions against Iran
Author: 0 The white House renewed sanctions against Iran

His first deadline fell this week, related to sanctions on oil purchases through the Iranian central bank - part of a 2012 law called the National Defence Authorisation Act - that must be waived every 120 days. The U.S. also punished another Iranian official it said has been involved in Iran's ballistic missile program , as well as Matin Sanat Nik Andishan, a company based in Iran that the U.S.

Finance Gianforte wins Montana vote despite 'body slam' charge
Author: 0 Gianforte wins Montana vote despite 'body slam' charge

Jacobs persisted with his question. But Quist has shot back that his financial struggles stemmed from a botched gallbladder surgery over two decades ago, giving him a way to sympathize with people also struggling to afford health insurance and pay their medical bills.

Finance Sensex, Nifty hit fresh high as June F&O opens strong
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty hit fresh high as June F&O opens strong

All the sectoral indices, led by metal, capital goods, auto and power, were trading in the positive with gains of up to 3.53 per cent. Brokers said investors were busy creating new positions following the beginning of the June futures and options (F&O) series that lifted the key indices - Sensex and Nifty - to a new highs.

Author: 0 Moody's downgrades Hong Kong credit rating after China cut

The country is trying to contain financial risks and to avoid asset bubbles forming while maintaining growth. The authorities have gingerly raised short-term interest rates while tightening regulatory oversight. Moody's has no specific timetable for re-visiting China's rating, but would monitor conditions on a regular basis, said Marie Diron, associate managing director of Moody's Sovereign Risk Group.

Finance 'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet
Author: 0 'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

For Trump, who came here after stops in Saudi Arabia and Israel , the visit to the Vatican capped a tour of the ancestral homes of three of the world's great monotheistic religions. "Well, I'll be reading them", Trump said after the gift exchange. During the 2016 presidential campaign, the pope was critical of Trump's oratory regarding a proposed border wall separating the United States from Mexico to reduce illegal immigration.

Author: 0 Macron Handshake Goes Viral

U.S. President Donald Trump met with newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron in France on May 25, and the two shared a handshake that quickly went viral. Images from the photo session at the USA ambassador's residence in Brussels showed Trump finally giving up, his fingers loosened while Macron is still holding on tightly.

Finance Mnuchin tells Democrats no go on GOP border tax
Author: 0 Mnuchin tells Democrats no go on GOP border tax

If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. The remarks they described in private were stronger than Mnuchin's public comments about the plan to tax companies' imported goods while exempting their exports. "Boeing continues to follow the lead of the USA government with regards to working with Iran's airlines, and any and all contracts with Iran's airlines are contingent upon US government approval", a spokeswoman said by email.

Author: 0 Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

It is unclear if the Republican-controlled House and Senate will be able to pass a budget blueprint for the fiscal year starting on October 1. White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told a separate House panel that the reason for the new deadline is that "receipts now are coming a little bit slower than expected".

Finance Sears Loss Swells And Sales Plunge, But Less Than Feared
Author: 0 Sears Loss Swells And Sales Plunge, But Less Than Feared

Best Buy's revenue climbed 1 percent to $8.53 billion in the three months that ended April 29. Estimates: A per-share loss of $3.05, widening from a year-ago loss of $1.86 per share. Corporate insiders own 80.60% of the company's stock. Manufacturers Life Insur The holds 0% of its portfolio in Sears Holdings Corp ( NASDAQ :SHLD) for 5,192 shares.

Finance Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural
Author: 0 Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

All 28 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies are individual members of the 68-nation anti-IS coalition. Declining to do so is significant as Trump has threatened to remove the United States from the alliance, which was formed in 1949. Trump then stood near Markovic and spoke to Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite during the shoot. Trudeau is to meet with newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron Friday morning before the start of the G7.