• Checking in on Global Gold Miners MSCI Ishares (RING)'s Signals

    Checking in on Global Gold Miners MSCI Ishares (RING)'s Signals

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    There is rarely any substitute for diligent research, especially when it pertains to the equity markets. At the time of writing, the stock was trading at $43.33. They may also be used to help find support or resistance levels. Ishares Edge MSCI Min Vol Gbl ETF (XMW.TO) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -99.05.
  • Pravin Togadia questions BJP over FIR against Major Aditya Kumar

    Pravin Togadia questions BJP over FIR against Major Aditya Kumar

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    Singh said the incident reported in the FIR related to an army convoy on bonafide military duty in an area under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act. Besides, the petitioner has asked the SC to issue guidelines to protect the rights of soldiers and adequate compensation to ensure Army personnel who are carrying out bonafide action are not harassed by initiation of criminal proceedings against them.
  • Another Government Shutdown Over DACA

    Another Government Shutdown Over DACA "Unlikely", Says Senator Sherrod Brown

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    Trump made the comments at a roundtable with Homeland Security officials and lawmakers over the street gang MS-13. Congress is now negotiating ways to prevent a looming government shutdown at midnight Thursday. "We'll do a shutdown, and it's worth for our country". But Representative Barbara Comstock, a Republican from Virginia who attended the meeting , told the president a shutdown would not be necessary because there is bipartisan support to curb gangs.
  • Ryan believes he has the House votes to pass bipartisan budget deal

    Ryan believes he has the House votes to pass bipartisan budget deal

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    The broader agreement in the Senate would award whopping spending increases to both the Pentagon and domestic federal programs, as well as approve overdue disaster relief money. Despite the 77-year-old Pelosi's public talkathon, she was not pressuring the party's rank-and-file to oppose the measure, Democrats said. First time this has happened in a long time.
  • Trump favours merit-based immigration reform: White House

    Trump favours merit-based immigration reform: White House

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    Kelly also advised staffers who are seeking counseling that resources are available at the White House. Shah also sought to address news reports that Porter's ex-wives had told the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the alleged abuse months ago as part of a background check on Porter that was being conducted so that he could obtain a security clearance.
  • USA prepares 'hardest' sanctions for North Korea

    USA prepares 'hardest' sanctions for North Korea

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    During his meeting with the four defectors, including some who had been tortured and abused by the North, Pence warned that the world would see "a charm offensive by North Korea" Friday. Kim Jong Un's Olympic plans also include a massive military parade on Thursday through the streets of the North Korean capital Pyongyang. Kim Jong Un is sending his younger sister to South Korea for the Winter Olympics , the first time any member of the Kim dynasty has visited the country.
  • Dem Rep. Rick Nolan Announces Retirement

    Dem Rep. Rick Nolan Announces Retirement

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    Nolan's daughter, who lives in Roseville, Minnesota, has been fighting cancer for three years. Nolan won re-election by about 2,000 votes in 2016, but northeastern Minnesota's 8th District is Donald Trump country: The President won the district by 16 percentage points over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.
  • North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands

    North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands

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    The unlikely duo - the real-life versions of whom are at odds politically - wandered through the lower section of the crowd near the media seating section shortly after the United States team finished its walk in the Parade of Nations . Sa Duk Hong, a demonstrator from Seoul , said: "We do not accept this Winter Olympics contaminated by the participation of North Korea ". This was the first time the country walked together since 2006, when they came out together for the 2006 Winter ...
  • Kelly urged Porter to stay despite abuse pics

    Kelly urged Porter to stay despite abuse pics

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    A White House official told the Post that Porter told McGahn and Kelly that the allegations against him were either exaggerated or not true. Trump is "very disturbed by the negative press attention" the Porter story received, a source close to the President said on Friday.
  • CDC: US flu levels now rival 2009 swine flu

    CDC: US flu levels now rival 2009 swine flu

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    Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response Robert Kadlec covered efforts, in collaboration with the private sector, to develop and procure pandemic flu vaccines in greater volume and with greater effectiveness. The picture in MA is similarly bleak. "We are waiting week to week to see what activity looks like". The agency reported that hospitalizations for this flu season have reached the highest levels since they began tracking these incidences in 2010, according to the release.
  • Explosion at mosque in Libya's Benghazi kills 2, injures 75

    Explosion at mosque in Libya's Benghazi kills 2, injures 75

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    The source said one bomb had been hidden in a coffin in the courtyard of the mosque and another in a shoe cabinet at the entrance. A previous hospital bulletin spoke of 62 wounded. The LNA was battling Islamists, including some linked to Islamic State and al Qaeda, as well as other opponents until late past year in the Mediterranean port city.
  • Forecast: Heavy Snow Turns To Rain In Afternoon

    Forecast: Heavy Snow Turns To Rain In Afternoon

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    Thursday through Friday evening. A light snow falls as maintenance employee Dennis McGowan shovels the main walkway at the entrance of Fort Loramie High School in Fort Loramie, Ohio, on Wednesday , Feb. A woman stops to photograph the New York Stock Exchange as snow begins to fall during the morning commute in New York City, U.S., February 7, 2018.
  • Killed as Assad Attacks Rebels Near Damascus

    Killed as Assad Attacks Rebels Near Damascus

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    Washington's interjection came as the Syrian government called a US-led air strike on pro-Assad fighters earlier on Thursday a "war crime". Syrian regime jets have pounded Eastern Ghouta , sending the death toll from a four-day assault on the rebel enclave on the outskirts of Damascus soaring past 220.
  • Lebanon Vows It Will Use Offshore Energy Reserves Disputed by Israel

    Lebanon Vows It Will Use Offshore Energy Reserves Disputed by Israel

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    A U.S. envoy assured Lebanon that Israel was not seeking an escalation between the two sides following a recent war of words, officials from Lebanon and Israel said on Thursday. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a senior Lebanese official told Reuters: "He (Satterfield) held talks regarding the (border) wall with Israel and said there is no call for concern, and there is no direction toward escalation".
  • Trump tweets support for budget deal, saying it would help 'great military'

    Trump tweets support for budget deal, saying it would help 'great military'

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    House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-NC) told Breitbart News, "Stench of the swamp is sucking in everyone on Capitol Hill", regarding the Chuck Schumer and Mitch McConnell deal. The most recent shutdown began on January 20 and lasted almost three days, before Democrats caved in on the immigration issue and agreed to the Republican proposal to debate it separately.
  • Kim Jong-Un's sister to visit S.Korea in historic first

    Kim Jong-Un's sister to visit S.Korea in historic first

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    A decision by North Korea to send the artists by sea has triggered debate in the South, where conservatives see the move as a clear indication the North is trying to use the Olympics to ease sanctions against it. South Korea's Unification Ministry said in a statement that Kim Yo Jong will be joining North Korea's high-level delegation to the South, headed by Kim Yong Nam , president of North Korea's parliament.
  • Leaders of S. Korea, Poland Agree to Boost Economic, Energy Cooperation

    Leaders of S. Korea, Poland Agree to Boost Economic, Energy Cooperation

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    Vice President Mike Pence is trying to counter North Korean "propaganda" around the Winter Olympics with his own symbolism and rhetoric, shining a spotlight on the North's nuclear weapons program and human rights abuses. In Japan, which has the biggest concentration of U.S. Marines outside the United States and is home to the powerful U.S. Seventh Fleet, Pence will visit a Japanese Self Defence Force Patriot PAC-3 missile battery, which would be Japan's last line of defence against incoming ...
  • Map: Here's how much rain MA will get this weekend

    Map: Here's how much rain MA will get this weekend

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    The temperature was in the low 20s before dawn and was expected to hit a high in the mid-30s later in the day, the National Weather Service said. It will be cloudy Saturday before rain begins in the afternoon as temperatures increase to near 50 degrees, the weather service said.
  • Prime minister pitches Canada as tech-friendly

    Prime minister pitches Canada as tech-friendly

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    Mr. Trudeau will be meeting with Amazon's Jeff Bezos , as well as executives from Salesforce, AppDirect and eBay, encouraging them to open up shop in Canada instead of poaching the country's talent. While much of the attention on the Nafta has focused on physical commodities such as vehicle manufacturing, dairy and timber, skilled workers have also become increasingly mobile between the US, Canada and Mexico.
  • Stephen Colbert Responds to Trump's State of the Union with Cheeky Commentary

    Stephen Colbert Responds to Trump's State of the Union with Cheeky Commentary

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    But as soon as Representative Joe Kennedy III began to offer up the Democratic response , Fox audiences fled: The network's audience dropped to just 6.7 million, a nearly 40 percent decline from the viewership for Trump's speech. And Democrats have their doubts about the mix of public and private funding. Sen. He often claimed , inaccurately, that his show The Apprentice was the number 1 show on television.
  • Trump signs budget deal

    Trump signs budget deal

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    Some were pushing for the bill to pass to end the shutdown, but they were facing opposition from conservative Republicans who thought the bill was just too expensive. The House could vote on the bill by roughly 6 a.m. on Friday morning. "If you're against president [Barack] Obama's deficits, but you're for the Republican deficits, isn't that the very definition of hypocrisy? " he asked, adding that he wanted his fellow legislators "to feel uncomfortable" over the impasse.
  • Oxfam staff 'paid quake survivors for sex and charity covered it up'

    Oxfam staff 'paid quake survivors for sex and charity covered it up'

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    The aid charity is alleged to have covered up a report raised concerns that some of the prostitutes were underage, stating: "It can not be ruled out that any of the prostitutes were underage". "The investigation and its outcome were publicly announced and we kept Oxfam Trustees, the Charity Commission and the DFID informed". "Several staff members were dismissed as a result of investigation and ors left organization before it was completed", representative said.
  • [PyeongChang 2018] Winter Olympic athletes to be provided with 110000 condoms

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    IOC had banned Russian Federation from participating in the Pyeongyang Olympic Winter Games on charges of engaging in doping by 'manipulating the anti-doping system at the Sochi Games in 2014. We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising. The Canadian Olympic Committee's executive director of sport said Thursday at a news conference the incident happened in a cafeteria earlier in the week, but did not reveal whether the Canadian ...
  • CBRE Group Inc (CBG) Holdings Decreased by Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV

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    It has outperformed by 4.63% the S&P500. As for a performance, the company Dropping trend of -77.74% since start of the year and revealed fell down to knees activity of -63.48% for the past three months. On 11/27/2017 Valueact Capital Master Fund, Insider, sold 846,000 with an average share price of $42.60 per share and the total transaction amounting to $36,039,600.00.
  • USA government shuts down as Congress fails to vote on budget

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    President Donald Trump signed a crucial funding bill today, ending the second United States government shutdown in three weeks. Almost $300 billion in new spending included in the bill approved on Friday will ensure the annual budget deficit will exceed $1 trillion in 2019, said the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, a private fiscal policy watchdog group in Washington .
  • United States figure skaters set for Olympic team event

    United States figure skaters set for Olympic team event

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    She is believed to be carrying a personal message from her brother to the South's president. It was unclear whether Mr. Moon, a dogged proponent of dialogue with North Korea , would try to broker a meeting between Mr. Considered one of the closest aides to her brother, Kim Yo Jong has become the first immediate family member of North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung to ever set foot in South Korea .
  • US House passes stopgap spending Bill to avert shutdown

    US House passes stopgap spending Bill to avert shutdown

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    Talks are continuing, with the hope that the shutdown can be rescinded before work begins Friday. The US Office of Personnel Management has advised millions of federal employees to check with their agencies about whether they should report to work on 9 February.
  • Pence to push S. Korea toward more hawkish N. Korea policy

    Pence to push S. Korea toward more hawkish N. Korea policy

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    The pair will have lunch with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Saturday, Moon's office said. After years of frustration, billions of dollars and a nagging national debate about their worth, the opening ceremonies took place before a world watching the moment not only for its athletic significance and global spectacle, but for clues about what the political future of the peninsula could hold.
  • Leader of Legislative Women's Caucus Accused of Sexual Harassment

    Leader of Legislative Women's Caucus Accused of Sexual Harassment

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    Debra Gravert, the chief administrative officer, didn't respond to an email from The Associated Press seeking confirmation that Garcia is under investigation and clarifying whether Fierro's allegation is one of the eight pending. "It's an awkwardly humbling experience, but I am proud of this work and the company I am in". Legislative Women's Caucus vice-chairwoman Sen. Garcia was elected in 2012 and has carved out a name as a champion of women's issues and environmental health for poor ...
  • Kashmir shuts to remember Afzal Guroo on hanging anniversary

    Kashmir shuts to remember Afzal Guroo on hanging anniversary

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    And in 2002 the trial court announced the death punishment to them, after which Delhi High Court pronounced the death sentence to Afzal Guru & Maqbool Bhat and acquitted Geelani, the third accused due to less evidence against him. Strongly criticizing state administration for imposing curfew-like restrictions, curbs, crackdown against resistance leaders and arresting Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Haji Ghulam Nabi, Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar, Mohammad Ashraf Laya, Bilal Sidiqee, Mohammad Yusuf Naqash, ...
  • Pricy Armani 'uniform' causes parental uproar at Ginza school

    Pricy Armani 'uniform' causes parental uproar at Ginza school

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    A Japanese school's plan to introduce Armani-branded uniforms for its students, at a cost of almost $750 a pop, has sparked complaints and fierce debate, even reaching as far as parliament . At the time, the board instructed the principal to discuss the issue with the Parent Teachers Association and local residents before taking any further steps.
  • Egypt begins security operation against ''terrorists'' - Army spokesman

    Egypt begins security operation against ''terrorists'' - Army spokesman

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    Egypt announced on Friday the launch of a major operation across the country to eradicate terrorism, the army said in a statement. Most of the violence has been in North Sinai province, the base for a militant group affiliated with ISIL, but there have also been attacks on the military, police and even churches elsewhere, including Cairo .
  • Brief government shutdown assured, but may be resolved early Friday

    Brief government shutdown assured, but may be resolved early Friday

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    Trump , who said earlier this week he would "love" a government shutdown, was expected to sign the measure into law. He demanded that GOP leaders allow a 15-minute vote on an amendment he crafted to maintain current spending ceilings, but the Republican leadership did not seem inclined to give him that vote.
  • Rand Paul told Trump spending bill is 'too much money'

    Rand Paul told Trump spending bill is 'too much money'

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    The White House's Office of Management and Budget said earlier in the evening it was preparing for a shutdown if the stopgap bill did not win passage on time in Congress. "They're selling out our kids and grandkids by making them suffer under the burden of tens of trillions of dollars in debt that they can not possibly pay", said Rep.
  • Australian Politicians May Be Banned From Having Sex With Their Staff

    Australian Politicians May Be Banned From Having Sex With Their Staff

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    Mr Joyce is best known internationally for his threat in 2015 to kill Pistol and Boo, the pet dogs of Jonny Depp and Amber Heard, after the pair smuggled the pets into Australia. During Wednesday night's interview, he admitted the end of his marriage was "one of the greatest failures" of his life. "I think that in some instances they would [see same-sex marriage as decadent]".
  • How to watch the 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

    How to watch the 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

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    North Korea showcased new intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) it tested previous year and a new type of short-range missile during Thursday's large military parade, analysts said on Friday. Lee is also excited to watch the curling events , as he said the South Korean women's team is on the rise. Who is Kim Yo-jong? At the opening ceremony, Mr Pence, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's sister Kim Yo-jong and Kim Yong-nam were seated in close proximity to each other.
  • North Korea, US set for uncomfortable encounter at Olympics

    North Korea, US set for uncomfortable encounter at Olympics

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    ET with additional broadcasts until 10:00 p.m. ET. For this month's Winter Games , Peloton and NBC Olympics are helping viewers get an Olympic-like workout from home. The delegation of athletes deemed "clean" by the IOC will instead participate as "Olympic Athletes of Russia" under the neutral Olympic flag. "Sports broadcasters today need to accelerate their workflows and maximize efficiency across every aspect of the media value chain, particularly for complex, large-scale events ...