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The penalties are in addition to the $892 million in penalties ZTE already paid. Problems started to pile up for ZTE as soon as the USA ruling highlighted how the company had violated a sanctions agreement involving illegal exports to Iran and North Korea.
  • Surgeon General Jerome Adams aids medical emergency on flight

    Surgeon General Jerome Adams aids medical emergency on flight

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    Dr. Jerome Adams was aboard flight 1827 from Ft. The spokesperson said that the passenger regained consciousness, but Adams recommended the individual still be taken to a hospital. Adams was traveling to MS for public events Thursday. Dr. Adams, who started as surgeon general in September 2017, is an anesthesiologist, according to his official biography.
  • Pres. Trump's Financial Disclosure Reveals Payment to Cohen, Net Worth

    Pres. Trump's Financial Disclosure Reveals Payment to Cohen, Net Worth

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    Cohen has previously said he paid adult film actress Stormy Daniels $130,000 as part of a settlement and non-disclosure agreement reached just before the election in 2016. Avenatti is seeking to represent Daniels in a dispute in federal court in NY over material seized by the FBI in the Cohen raids. Attorneys for Trump and Cohen did not immediately respond to inquiries about Avenatti's comments on the two women.
  • Weekly Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Ratings

    Weekly Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Ratings

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    About 130,014 shares traded or 20.49% up from the average. Guess', Inc. (NYSE:GES) has risen 93.07% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.36% the S&P500. CBG is hitting GBX 1566 during the last trading session, after decreased 0.25%.Close Brothers Group plc has volume of 207,604 shares. About shares traded.
  • China, Japan and South Korea Agree to Talk Things Through

    China, Japan and South Korea Agree to Talk Things Through

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    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will visit the White House and meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on May 18, the White House said on Monday. After Trump's announcement to exit the Iran deal, Guterres said in a statement that he is "deeply concerned" with Trump's decision to begin reinstating USA sanctions against Iran.
  • Elon Musk: Tesla Autopilot system 'prevented severe injury' in 60mph crash

    Elon Musk: Tesla Autopilot system 'prevented severe injury' in 60mph crash

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    The woman suffered only a broken foot in the crash. The driver of the fire truck was evaluated for whiplash but was not checked into the hospital. Tesla officials and Utah police wouldn't provide additional details Monday about the Friday evening crash that left the Tesla Model S driver with a broken ankle.
  • Gap apologises for 'incorrect' Chinese map on T-shirts

    Gap apologises for 'incorrect' Chinese map on T-shirts

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    Gap, in a statement posted on Weibo , China's equivalent of Twitter, admitted that a Gap brand T-shirt sold in some overseas markets "mistakenly failed to reflect the correct map of China". "This is Orwellian nonsense and part of a growing trend by the Chinese Communist Party to impose its political views on American citizens and private companies", it said in a statement.
  • After war of words China, Trump vows to help ZTE

    After war of words China, Trump vows to help ZTE

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    ZTE did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The Commerce Department recently barred ZTE from using US-made parts, effectively crippling its operations and leading to a shutdown of its factories. The US action could be devastating to ZTE. Last week, the company said that its earnings have surged, reporting a 39 percent jump in net income for the first quarter.
  • Hellenic Petroleum cautious on US Iran sanctions

    Hellenic Petroleum cautious on US Iran sanctions

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    China has said that it remains committed to Iran's nuclear deal with world powers and assured Tehran that it will continue buying almost one-third of Iranian oil exports . Asked whether the United States sanctions will hit the Chabahar port project, Mr Kumar said it was too early to analyse and come up with conclusions about implications of USA withdrawal from the nuclear deal .
  • California to require solar panels on all new homes starting from 2020

    California to require solar panels on all new homes starting from 2020

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    The standards also include some smaller efficiency requirements for non-residential buildings. It is the latest effort by the state to reduce carbon emissions, and if approved, it would be the first such mandate nationwide. The move still needs backing from the state's building standards commission. The solar panel requirement isn't a done deal yet. The vote was a major win for the solar installation industry, which already counts California as its biggest market.
  • Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says no to Bitcoin. Here's why

    Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says no to Bitcoin. Here's why

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    Speaking from Omaha, Nebraska, during Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders" meeting , Bill Gates called Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies an investment that is subject to the " greater fool theory' . "To me, it's just dementia". Buffett said investors would instead be much better off investing in United States stocks, which in turn are also a far better investment than 10- or 30-year U.S.
  • Japan's Takeda to buy Shire for record $62.5B

    Japan's Takeda to buy Shire for record $62.5B

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    Having Shire also will increase Takeda's focus on gene-oriented treatments rather than traditional chemical compounds. Overall, it appears Takeda made five public bids for Shire . The company expects it may reduce the combined workforce by 6% to 7% in the three years after the takeover, it said. Susan Kilsby, chairman of Shire , added that by combining with Takeda, " Shire helps create an even stronger biopharmaceutical company, with a robust R&D pipeline and expanded global ...
  • Two storm systems to have impacts on the Valley Sunday

    Two storm systems to have impacts on the Valley Sunday

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    It will be a mild and dry start to the weekend with highs in the middle 70s on Saturday. The second half of the week will be a different story. Storms will initiate over northeast Wyoming and the Black Hills, then move east over the plains during the afternoon and evening.
  • Keller Group plc (LON:KLR) Ratings Summary as of May 4, 2018

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    As per Thursday, November 23, the company rating was maintained by Numis Securities. On Tuesday, February 27 the firm has "Buy" rating by Berenberg given. Dimensional Fund Advsr Ltd Partnership holds 848,704 shares. Fruth Investment Mngmt accumulated 9,500 shares. Canaccord Genuity initiated the shares of PI in report on Monday, August 15 with "Buy" rating.
  • Southwest Airlines to offer Hawaii flights from Sacramento

    Southwest Airlines to offer Hawaii flights from Sacramento

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    On Friday, January 26 Stephens maintained the shares of LUV in report with "Buy" rating. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 8,286,126 shares of the airline's stock valued at $542,326,000 after buying an additional 2,328,296 shares in the last quarter.
  • Unemployment rate hits 3.9 percent, lowest since 2000

    Unemployment rate hits 3.9 percent, lowest since 2000

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    Zentner said. The deceleration in wage growth was more surprising to us, especially given such signs of labor market tightness. The 10-year Treasury yield TMUBMUSD10Y, -0.15% were little changed at 2.94%. Hiring also rose smartly among health-care providers and manufacturers, each of which added 24,000 jobs. Big picture: After nearly nine years of economic expansion, one of the biggest problems companies face is finding skilled workers to fill millions of job openings.
  • Judge OKs DNA collecting in serial killer case

    Judge OKs DNA collecting in serial killer case

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    But first they have to get a better DNA profile. Poyser said new developments in DNA extraction technology mean the department will be able to extract DNA markers from several letters and envelopes the Zodiac Killer sent as taunts while he was active.
  • Former VW boss Martin Winterkorn charged in USA over diesel emissions scandal

    Former VW boss Martin Winterkorn charged in USA over diesel emissions scandal

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    Winterkorn, now aged 70, has thus joined a select group of several other Volkswagen employees indicted in the now infamous Dieselgate scandal in the U.S. authorities in the scandal. Winterkorn led the meeting during which engine development department employees described how VW was deceiving USA regulators, including precisely what information had been disclosed and what had not yet been disclosed.
  • Boy Scouts to drop 'boy' from namesake program upon welcoming girls

    Boy Scouts to drop 'boy' from namesake program upon welcoming girls

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    The group as a whole will remain Boy Scouts of America, but when it comes to their program, they will be dropping boy and changing it to Scouts BSA. Notably, the recruitment of girls into the Scouts program allows them to reach the rank of Eagle Scout - which is the organization's highest designation, and which Williams' son just reached - for the first time.
  • Flipkart Board Finally Approves $15 Billion Deal with Walmart for 75% Stake

    Flipkart Board Finally Approves $15 Billion Deal with Walmart for 75% Stake

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    The buyback also appears to be the first somewhat public confirmation from Flipkart of its current sale talks with Walmart , which will buy at least 55% of Flipkart in a deal that will value the company at $20-21 billion. His co-founder, Binny Bansal (no relation) would stay on-according to this report, Walmart only wants one of the co-founders to hang around. The logo of India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart is seen on the facade of the company's headquarters in Bengaluru, ...
  • Passengers On Southwest Flight Heard Popping

    Passengers On Southwest Flight Heard Popping

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    Bank executive Jennifer Riordan , 43, of Albuquerque, was killed when she was almost sucked out of the plane. A broken window is seen on Southwest Flight 957, in Cleveland on Wednesday in this picture obtained from social media. "It sounded like somebody had stood up and opened the overhead and slammed it shut with a lot of force", said passenger Joel Lanoue. On Tuesday, President Trump met with pilot Tammie Jo Shults and other members of that Southwest crew in the Oval Office.
  • Crude poised for monthly gain amid Iran nuclear accord prospects

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    A measure of oil market volatility climbed to the highest level in two weeks. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell 3 cents to $68.16 a barrel. In the US, working oil rigs rose by five last week to 825, the highest level since March 2015, according to data from Baker Hughes. The recent Dollars strength has negatively impacted Gold as the intensity of the USD correction caught most traders by surprise.
  • Trading on Canadian markets shut down after technical problem, will reopen Monday

    Trading on Canadian markets shut down after technical problem, will reopen Monday

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    We apologize for the inconvenience. "We expect to resume trading at regular hours on Monday, April 30, 2018". TMX Group sent out an initial tweet warning of the problem shortly after 2 p.m. The five-largest stocks traded in the Toronto Stock Exchange are the Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto-Dominion Bank, Bank of Nova Scotia, Suncor Energy and Canadian National Railway.